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Cast (feature film)

Sunrise at Campobello (1960) as Convention delegate
After a bout with polio, future president Franklin Roosevelt fights to save his political career.
Spartacus (1960) as Roman senator
The rebellious Thracian Spartacus, born and raised a slave, is sold to Gladiator trainer Batiatus. After weeks of being trained to kill for the arena, Spartacus turns on his owners and leads the other slaves in rebellion. As the rebels move from town to town, their numbers swell as escaped slaves join their ranks. Under the leadership of Spartacus, they make their way to southern Italy, where they will cross the sea and return to their homes. Meanwhile, in Rome, the slave revolt has become a deciding factor in the power struggle between two senators: the republican Gracchus and the militarist Crassus, each of whom sees the fortunes of the rebellion as the key to his own rise to power or humiliating defeat. As the two statesmen attempt to aid, hinder and manipulate the rebels for their own benefit, Spartacus and his followers press on toward freedom.
The Gift of Love (1958) as Justice of the peace
A dying woman arranges an adoption to leave her husband with some consolation.
A Hatful of Rain (1957) as Bartender
A man tries to deal with his brother's drug addiction and his growing attraction to the man's wife.
Giant (1956) as General
A Texas ranching family fights to survive changing times.
Prince of Players (1955) as Rabble-rouser
Acclaimed tragic actor Edwin Booth struggles to rebuild his career after his brother assassinates President Lincoln.
The Bridges at Toko-Ri (1955) as Capt. Parker
Two jet pilots forge a lasting friendship while fighting the Korean War.
Demetrius and the Gladiators (1954) as Courtier
A Greek slave who keeps Christ's robe after the crucifixion is sentenced to be one Caligula's gladiators.
Living It Up (1954) as Police chief
A newspaperwoman turns a man who thinks he''''s dying into a national hero.
Broken Lance (1954) as Bailiff
Cattle baron Matt Devereaux raids a copper smelter that is polluting his water, then divides his property among his sons. Son Joe takes responsibility for the raid and gets three years in prison. Matt dies from a stroke partly caused by his rebellious sons and when Joe gets out he plans revenge.
The Egyptian (1954) as High Priest
An ancient Egyptian doctor uses court intrigue to discover his birthright.
The Mississippi Gambler (1953) as
Mark Fallon, with partner Kansas John Polly, tries to introduce honest gambling on the riverboats. His first success makes enemies of the crooked gamblers and of fair Angelique Dureau, whose necklace he won. Later in New Orleans, Mark befriends Angelique's father, but she still affects to despise him as his gambling career brings him wealth. Duelling, tragedy, and romantic complications follow.
Vicki (1953) as Policeman
Supermodel Vicki Lynn, whose face is seen everywhere, is murdered, and ace homicide cop Ed Cornell cuts his vacation short to take the case personally. In flashback we see how Vicki rose from ambitious waitress to big black headlines, courtesy of clever publicity man Steve Christopher. Now Cornell seems determined to get Christopher convicted in what begins to seem like a bizarre personal vendetta. Is Steve caught like a rat in a trap?
The Farmer Takes a Wife (1953) as Boater
Erie Canal, N.Y., 1850: Molly Larkins, cook on Jotham Klore's canal boat, has a love-hate relationship with her boss. She hires handsome new haul-horse driver Dan Harrow and the inevitable triangle develops (complicated by Dan's desire to farm and Molly's to boat) against a background of the canalmen's fight against the encroaching railroad.
Dreamboat (1952) as Frank, doorman
A college professor faces embarrassment when his past as a silent screen heartthrob is revealed.
The Raiders (1952) as Bystander
Carbine Williams (1952) as Guard
True story of the convicted bootlegger who fought for his freedom by inventing a new rifle.
The Girl in White (1952) as Captain
Biography of Emily Dunning, the first woman doctor to practice in a New York hospital.
Holiday for Sinners (1952) as Policeman
Three old friends reunite during Mardi Gras and try to forget their problems.
Stars and Stripes Forever (1952) as Man in theater
A film biography of the composer John Philip Sousa.
Aaron Slick from Punkin Crick (1952) as Hack driver
Country bumpkin Aaron Slick (Alan Young) has been unsuccessfully courting pretty young widow Josie Beery (Dinah Shore) for years. Josie yearns for a fling in the big city. With $20,000 from a crooked deal stashed in their trunk, Bill Merridew (Robert Merrill) and his "kissing cousin" Gladys (Adele Jergens), stars, in a relative sense, of a touring tent show stop at Josie's farm. Merridew, actually hiding out, thinks there is oil on the farm and Aaron, knowing otherwise, tricks him into buying the farm for a large sum. Josie takes the money and runs to Chicago, with Merridew, realizing he was tricked, in hot pursuit. Aaron arrives in time to keep Josie from letting Merridew "invest" her money.
Young Man With Ideas (1952) as Bailiff
A country lawyer moves his family to Los Angeles.
Sky Full of Moon (1952) as Workman
An innocent cowboy in Las Vegas stumbles into a fortune and a glamorous girlfriend.
My Pal Gus (1952) as Policeman
The Unknown Man (1951) as Prison guard
A scrupulously honest lawyer discovers that the client he''''s gotten off was really guilty.
Father's Little Dividend (1951) as Policeman
In this sequel to Father of the Bride, a doting father faces a series of comic trials when his daughter has her first child.
Half Angel (1951) as Policeman
A prim and proper lady has an alter ego that comes out while she sleepwalks.
The Desert Fox (1951) as German colonel/Bus driver
Following his work with the Afrika Korps, Field Marshall Rommell joins in a plot to assassinate Hitler.
Chicken Every Sunday (1949) as
A woman takes in boarders to support her husband''''s harebrained financial schemes.
Act of Violence (1949) as Policeman
An embittered veteran tracks down a POW camp informer.
Colorado Territory (1949) as Deputy
An outlaw just released from prison is sucked back into a life of crime in this remake of High Sierra.
Malaya (1949) as Official
Two men join forces to smuggle rubber out of occupied Malaya during World War II.
High Wall (1948) as Orderly
Psychiatry provides the key to proving a veteran flyer innocent of his wife''''s murder.
Raw Deal (1948) as Guard
When the gangster for whom he took the rap welches, a convict breaks out of prison to get revenge.
Canon City (1948) as Officer
A convict uses a fake gun to start a full-scale prison escape.
The Three Musketeers (1948) as Officer
Athletic adaptation of Alexandre Dumas' classic adventure about the king's musketeers and their mission to protect France.
The Unfinished Dance (1947) as Cop
A young dance student accidentally cripples a teacher she doesn't like.
The Beginning or the End (1947) as Construction engineer
True story of the Manhattan Project and the race to build the atomic bomb.
High Barbaree (1947) as Workman
A downed pilot looks back on his life as he awaits rescue in the South Pacific.
Roses Are Red (1947) as Sergeant Reddick
This script rode in right off of the range that had been ridden at least twice by Tim McCoy at Columbia. Writer Elmam did little other than moving it from a Western to a big-town Eastern. Don Castle plays a newly-elected district attorney but, just before he takes office, the town's crooked political boss (Edward Keane) has his henchies (including Jeff Chandler)kidnap him with intentions of replacing him with an ex-convict(Don Castle in a dual role) who is his exact double. While the D.A.'s double/replacement is studying his mannerisms where he is being held captive, the D.A. knocks out the double, takes his clothes and manages to fool the gang boss into thinking he is the ex-con. The henchies then kill the ex-con thinking he is the D.A. The latter continues to impersonate his double until he has set and sprung the trap on the gang boss and his minions. Peggy Knudsen plays the D.A's. fiance, Patricia Knight the wife of the ex-con and Joe Sawyer pops up as a crooked police official.
Two Smart People (1946) as Policeman
In New Orleans, lady crook tries to steal a con man''''s hidden loot.
Rendezvous 24 (1946) as Leopold
Colonel Effingham's Raid (1946) as Policeman
A retired Army officer fights to save his hometown''''s Confederate monument.
They Were Expendable (1945) as Admiral's office employee
A Navy commander fights to prove the battle-worthiness of the PT boat at the start of World War II.
The Bullfighters (1945) as
The boys are detectives working in Mexico. Laurel happens to resemble a famous matador who has disappeared, and he is enlisted to replace him in the bullring.
Experiment Perilous (1944) as
A small-town doctor tries to help a beautiful woman with a deranged husband.
The Seventh Cross (1944) as S.A. guard
Seven men escape from a concentration camp and fight their way to freedom.
The Master Race (1944) as Officer
A German officer fights to keep the Nazi dream alive even as his nation faces defeat.
Address Unknown (1944) as Party member
A German-born art dealer finds himself falling for Nazi propaganda.
Tampico (1944) as Crew member
Oil-tanker Captain Manson rescues Kathie Hall after her ship is sunk by a U-boat. He marries her. When his ship is sunk and she is suspected because she has no identification. Manson tries to clear her of the charge and discovers that his first mate, Adamson, is a German agent.
Girl Rush (1944) as Henchman
Two vaudevillians try to round up some ready-made brides for gold prospectors.
A Stranger in Town (1943) as Truck driver
A Supreme Court justice on vacation takes on crooked small-town politicians.
Bomber's Moon (1943) as Fisherman
American bomber pilot Captain Jeff Dakin (George Montgomery) is shot down on a bombing raid over German-held territory. As his crew bails out, Jeff sees his bombadier brother, Lt. Danny Dakin (Richard Graham), machine-gunned to death as he is drifting to earth. After being taken prisoner Jeff learns the name of the man who murdered his brother---Nazi ace Major Von Streicher (Martin Kosleck). In the concentration camp he begins a plan of escape with two other prisoners; Czech prisoner Captain Paul Husnik (Kent Taylor) and a young Russian doctor, Alexandra "Alec" Zoreisch (Annabella). The three escape during an air raid. Jeff begins to take a dislike to Paul over several incidents that arouse his suspicions. Actually Paul is Gestapo officer Paul van Brock who has engineered the escape in the hope that the Alec will lead him to the leaders of the underground movement. They manage to reach the home of a friend of Alec's father, where Paul reveals his true colors by killing the underground leader and calling the Gestapo. Jeff overpowers Paul and he and Alec escape and elude the Nazi agents. Reaching Holland, where plans have been set for their escape, Jeff learns that the plane in which he was shot down has been re-built by the Nazis for a mysterious flight to England. He refuses to take the boat with Alec and, disguised as a German soldier, learns the details of the flight plan and that the man who murdered his brother, Von Streicher, is to pilot the plane. Jeff steals a Nazi plane and heads for the English Channel to intercept Von Streicher.
Assignment in Brittany (1943) as German private
A French Resistance fighter discovers he''''s a dead ringer for a Nazi official.
Reunion in France (1942) as Soldier
A Frenchwoman tries to help a downed U.S. flyer escape the Nazis.
Castle in the Desert (1942) as Bodyguard
Paul Manderley, eccentric historian, and his wife, descendant of the Borgias, live in an isolated castle-like mansion in the Mojave Desert. When a guest suddenly collapses, Charlie Chan is invited to stay. As the standard mystery-mansion props come into play, and all means of outside communication are sabotaged, it becomes evident that one of the inhabitants has access to poisons and is prepared to use them...
A-Haunting We Will Go (1942) as Stage hand
The boys are recruited by a gang of thugs to get a coffin containing one of their far from dead colleagues to Dayton to try and get at an inheritance. After the coffin gets switched with the one Dante the Magician uses in his act, his stage show gets more than usually popular.
They Died with Their Boots On (1942) as Officer
Romanticized biography of General George Armstrong Custer and his last stand.
Dr. Kildare's Victory (1942) as Officer
A young doctor with a broken heart succumbs to the lure of a socialite.
Born to Sing (1942) as Detective
Fledgling entertainers put on a show for Uncle Sam.
Joe Smith, American (1942) as Police driver
Nazi spies in search of government secrets kidnap a munitions worker.
Tarzan's New York Adventure (1942) as Roustabout
When a circus kidnaps Boy, Tarzan and Jane follow him to New York City.
Men of Boys Town (1941) as Guard at reformatory
Father Flanagan continues to fight for his pioneering orphanage.
Ride on Vaquero (1941) as Hank
The Cisco Kid (Cesar Romero) is captured while keeping a rendezvous with cantina dancer Dolores (Joan Woodbury) but is released by his captor, the commander of a U.S. Army regiment, to help break up a kidnap ring. On his way to Las Tables with his pal, Gordito (Chris-Pin Martin), he makes a stop at the Martinez Rancho, where they learn that his friend Carlos (Robert Lowery) has been kidnapped, from his wife Marquerita (Lynne Roberts). At the Crystal Palace Saloon, Cisco runs into an old girlfriend, Sally (Mary Beth Hughes), who he once jilted for a tight-rope walker, but she doesn't betray him when the sheriff (Arthur Hohl) and an army officer (Robert 'Buddy' Shaw as Robert Shaw, since there was no other Robert Shaw at the time and this Robert Shaw had no need of the "Buddy" attribute given him by latter-day historians, who can't tell the players without a program and a roman numeral..and quite often not even then),enter searching for Cisco. While Cisco and the easily-forgiving Sally dance, the heads of the kidnap gang, the sheriff, Clark (Edwin Maxwell) and Redge (Don Costello), meet upstairs to discuss the plans for collecting the $50,000 ransom they have on Carlos. Cisco follows the kidnappers after they collect the ransom money, but before he can do anything about it, he is arrested and thrown in jail.
Michael Shayne, Private Detective (1941) as Parking attendant
The Irish-American detective Shayne is hired by a racetrack bigwig (Kolb) to guard his compulsive gambler daughter (Weaver). When her boyfriend is murdered, Shayne gets blamed.
Sleepers West (1941) as Brakeman
Detective Shayne is on a train headed for San Francisco with a surprise witness (Hughes) whom many on board would like to keep from testifying at a murder trial.
Women Without Names (1940) as Reporter
Construction engineer Fred MacNeil (Robert Paige) meets waitress Joyce King (Ellen Drew) at a hamburger stand and she accepts his invitation to see her home. Joyce is unaware she is being trailed by two detectives on the trail of her former husband, Walter Ferris (John McGuire). Joyce tells Fred that her ex-husband is a wanted criminal, but Fred waves aside her objections and they make plans to marry and honeymoon in Tennessee. Following the wedding, they return to the house after Ferris, accompanied by Peggy Athens (Judith Barrett), has broken in. Caught by Detective Reardon (Thomas E. Jackson), Ferris kills the officer and escapes. McNeil and Joyce arrive immediately afterwards and are accused of the killing by the neighbors. John Marlin (John Miljan), assistant District Attorney, railroads the lovers because he wants to use their prosecution to boost his drive for the District Attorney post.Fred is sentenced to hang and Joyce is given life in prison.
Youth Will Be Served (1940) as Jailer
A southern girl (Withers) goes to a National Youth Association camp after her father goes to jail for bootlegging. When a mean tycoon tries to buy the campground for himself she stages a show which endears her to him. Then her father escapes and catches the crooks who took the tycoon's money, all is saved.
Murder over New York (1940) as Guard
When Charlie attends a police convention in New York he learns of sabotage slowing down production in aircraft plants. He, of course, enters the case.
Viva Cisco Kid (1940) as Jack
The Cisco Kid (Cesar Romero) tells his pal Gordito (Chris-Pin Martin) that "From now on, Amigo, I am through with women" and then a few minutes later, after rescuing Joan Allen (Jean Rogers) from an attempted stage holdup, tells her "...but you, senorita, you are different!" and therein lies the short summary of all of the films in the 20th Century-Fox Cisco Kid series. The padded plot, so exhibitors could tell the entries apart, finds Towash, Texas saloon owner Hank Gunther (Harold Goodwin) plotting with Jesse Allen (Minor Watson), Joan's father, to rob the money missed on the aborted stage holdup from the express company safe rather than report empty-handed to the "Boss"(Stanley Fields). Allen robs the express office, but is seen by Moses (Nigel de Brulier), an old hermit, who tells the boys in the saloon that he doesn't know the robber's name but recognized him as the man he had seen that day with Joan. The latter has convinced her father to return the money and they will go to Arizona. Cisco, also seen that day with Joan, gets blamed for the robbery as Gunther has killed ol' Mose who is no longer around to identify Cisco as not being the robber, and Joan is not willing to implicate her father. It is beginning to look like Cisco is indeed through with women, albeit on an involuntary basis.
The Blue Bird (1940) as Pine tree
A woodchopper''''s children go off in search of the bluebird of happiness.
They All Come Out (1939) as Officer
A young man sentenced to jail, attempts to reform himself and his fellow inmates.
Hotel Imperial (1939) as 2nd sentry
It is the fate of a small frontier town, adjoining the no-man's-land where the Russians and Austrians are fighting out one of the final campaigns of World War I, to be occupied one day by the Russians, the next by the Austrians, and the inhabitants soon acquire a complacent view of the changing allegiances. To the town comes Ann Warschaska (Isa Miranda), intent on aveninging the suicide of her sister, who has killed herself after being betrayed by an Austrian officer. She knows no more about his identity than the number of his room at the "Hotel Imperial". She gets a job at the hotel as a maid but soon combines this work with modeling, when an eccentric Russian, General Videnko (Reginald Owen), with a passion for painting asks her to pose for him. Breaking into the fatal Room 12, she finds Lt. Nenassey (Ray Milland), a young Austrian officer who has taken refuge there after being separated from the army. Thinking him the betrayer of her sister, she plans to hand him over to the occupying-Russians, but relents when she learns that there are two Room 12's. The man actually guilty of the crime is a Russian spy who holds a commission in the Austrian army. Believing him to be a fellow-soldier in distress, Nenassey makes plans to help him escape, but finds out at the last minute that he is a Russian spy. A strange turn events allows Nenassey to aid Anna in her mission and rid his country of a dangerous enemy at the same time. General Videnko, meanwhile, is giving a grand-style banquet for the man who will never be able to attend another.
Our Leading Citizen (1939) as Workman
Men with Wings (1938) as Reporter
Thanks for Everything (1938) as
Promoters (Menjou and Oakie) set up a radio contest to find the average American (Haley) and use him to sell food, apparel and notions. All goes well until he falls in love with a girl (Whelan) who upsets things.
Too Hot to Handle (1938) as Policeman
Rival newsreel photographers vie for scoops and a beautiful lady flyer.
Checkers (1938) as
The Chaser (1938) as Policeman
Love trips up an ambulance-chasing lawyer.
Passport Husband (1938) as Fireman
The Shopworn Angel (1938) as Riveter
A showgirl gives up life in the fast lane for a young soldier on his way to fight World War I.
Wells Fargo (1937) as Coachman
An employee of an express shipping service helps to provide people with the supplies they need.
Mountain Music (1937) as Attendant
This Way Please (1937) as Distinguished customer
That I May Live (1937) as Policeman
High, Wide and Handsome (1937) as
The setting is a small town in 1870s Pennsylvania. Sally Waterson and her father have stopped in town with their traveling medicine show, but when their wagon catches fire, they find themselves stranded. They're taken in by Mrs. Cortlandt and her grandson, Peter, who is trying to set up a pipeline that will supply oil throughout the state. Sally and Peter soon fall in love and marry. Neither their marriage nor Peter's pipe dreams flow too smoothly.
Klondike Annie (1936) as First sailor
Rose Carlton is the kept woman of Chan Lo, who takes her from walking the streets to pacing the floors of her high rent apartment. Rose ends up killing Chan and boards a ship where burly sea captain Bull Brackett takes a shine to her. When he finds out she killed Chan, he blackmails her into coming
Wanted! Jane Turner (1936) as
A postal detective tracks the gang that robbed a mail truck and killed the driver.
Rose Bowl (1936) as Team manager
Little Miss Nobody (1936) as Bus station attendant
A girl gets into trouble at her orphanage and is sent away to reform school. She escapes en route but is found and brought to trial. Her father is the prosecutor.
The Case of the Black Cat (1936) as Reporter
Perry Mason looks into a trio of murders heralded by the shriek of a cat.
Road Gang (1936) as Engineer
A reporter exposes corruption on a southern chain gang.
Princess Comes Across (1936) as Assistant purser
A Brooklyn girl masquerades as a princess to land a Hollywood contract.
The Prisoner of Shark Island (1936) as Soldier
After setting the leg of John Wilkes Booth, Dr. Samuel Mudd is sent to prison as a conspirator in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.
Here Comes Cookie (1935) as Ticket-taker
The County Chairman (1935) as Bridegroom delegate
Folies Bergère de Paris (1935) as Second doorman
An entertainer impersonates a look-alike banker, causing comic confusion for his girlfriend and his double's wife.
The Pursuit of Happiness (1934) as Orderly
An innkeeper''''s daughter falls for a British deserter during the American revolution.
Hello, Everybody! (1933) as Lindle
The setting is a farm. Kate Smith and Sally Blane play sisters; assorted relatives live with the sisters, but everyone at home, and in the whole town, depends on Kate to hold everything together. The power company wants to build a dam which will require flooding many of the farms; Kate is holding out; if Kate sells, everyone else will sell; if Kate refuses, the rest of the town will refuse as well. Randolph Scott meets Kate's beautiful sister, Sally Blane, at a dance. Randolph Scott, as it turns out, is an agent for the power company. Kate thinks he's just using Sally; Sally believes that he truly likes her. Randolph comes to the farm and appears to woo Kate. Kate remains unconvinced about selling out, but falls for Randolph.
The Idle Rich (1929) as Tom Gibney
A typist''''s relatives turn up their noses at her rich husband.
The Heart of Maryland (1927) as Tom Boone
The First Auto (1927) as Steve Bentley
In this silent film, a horse-loving father clashes with his auto-loving son at the turn of the century.
The Fortune Hunter (1927) as Roland

Cast (special)

On Trial (1955) as Mate
The pilot film for the series of the same title. The pilot episode dramatizes the case of a Justice Department attorney who is assigned to prosecute a seaman accused of ejecting six refugees from a lifeboat, claiming such action was necessary because the lifeboat was overcrowded and everyone would h

Casting (special)

Erich Segal's Only Love (1998)
Miniseries based on Erich Segal's novel. Dr. Matthew Hiller meets the lovely Silvia Dalessandro while working for an international medical organization. The two are kindred spirits and fall in love, despite her pending pre-arranged marriage. When the lovers are stationed in Africa, they are ambushed

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