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Bert Lahr

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Also Known As: Died: December 4, 1967
Born: August 13, 1895 Cause of Death: massive internal hemorrhage and complications from cancer
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

American Lifestyles (1987) as ("The Nightclub Boom" - "Show Business: The Postwar Years")
The Night They Raided Minsky's (1968) as Professor Spats
An Amish girl in turn-of-the-century New York gets mixed up in burlesque and accidentally invents the strip tease.
The Second Greatest Sex (1955) as [Sheriff] Joe [McClure]
In 1880, Osawkie, Kansas is feuding with rival town Mandaroon over which will be county seat, keeping the town's men away from home most of the time. The last straw is when Matt Davis feels compelled to go on a new foray on his wedding night; his bride Liza (just call her Lysistrata) takes teacher Cassie's advice and organizes a marital strike to make the men-folk stop their nonsense.
Rose Marie (1954) as Barney McCorkle
A trapper''s daughter is torn between the Mountie who wants to civilize her and a dashing prospector.
Mister Universe (1951) as Joe Pulaski
Always Leave Them Laughing (1949) as Eddie Egan
A vaudeville clown neglects his family while fighting for stardom.
Meet the People (1944) as The commander
A fading stage star tries to revive her career by taking a job in a shipyard.
Sing Your Worries Away (1942) as Chow Brewster
A daffy songwriter inherits a fortune but has to fight off gangsters to get it.
Ship Ahoy (1942) as "Skip" Owens
A dancer sailing to Puerto Rico hides government messages in her tap routines.
Zaza (1939) as Cascart
Zaza is a spicy Parisian cabaret performer who falls in love with wealthy rogue Dufresne. Quitting show biz to be with Dufresne for all time, Zaza is taken aback to discover that he's already married...
The Wizard of Oz (1939) as "Zeke" [/The Cowardly Lion]
A Kansas farm girl dreams herself into a magical land where she must fight a wicked witch to escape.
Josette (1938) as Barney Barnaby
Two young men (Ameche and Young) try to wrest their father (Collier) from the clutches of a gold digger (Birell) but by mistake think the woman is a young nightclub singer (Simon) with whom they both fall in love.
Just Around the Corner (1938) as Gus
Once rich architect (Farrell) ruined by the Depression and working as a janitor has a daughter (Temple) who befriends a millionaire (Gillingwater) who backs her dad's engineering plans.
Love and Hisses (1937) as "Sugar" Boles
Merry-Go-Round of 1938 (1937) as Bert
Mr. Broadway (1933) as At the "Hollywood"
Flying High (1931) as Rusty [Krouse]
A hare-brained inventor invents a new flying machine but can''''t figure out how to land it.

Cast (special)

Fantasticks, The (1964) as Hucklebee
A television adaptation of the long-running off-Broadway musical about the romantic affair of a young couple and the many illusions they share.
Mr. O'Malley (1959) as Mr O'Malley
When six-year-old Barnaby Baxter wishes upon a star for a fairy godmother who can make his dreams come true, he is answered by O'Malley, a cigar-smoking, jovial, pink-winged fairy godfather. The would-be series was to depict O'Malley's misadventures as the fairy godfather to a young boy. In the pi
Heaven Will Protect the Working Girl (1956)
Music, songs, and sketches that salute the working girl, past and present.
Great Waltz, The (1955) as Hans Ebesteder
Based on Moss Hart's operetta, Johann Strauss Jr. attempts to overcome the machinations of his father, jealous of his son's ability to compose waltzes.
Man Who Came to Dinner, The (1954) as Banjo
The story of Sheridan Whiteside, a famous author who visits a couple, the Stanleys, intending to stay only for dinner -- until he accidentally breaks his hip and is confined to the Stanley home for six weeks. The plot revolves around the havoc Sheridan causes with his opinionated view of life. Based

Cast (short)

Houston Post Contest Winners Arrive in Los Angeles (1939)
In this short film, winners of a baby pageant get to visit MGM studios and meet the cast of "The Wizard of Oz" (1939).

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