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Hugh Lawrence

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Cast (feature film)

The Great Impostor (1961) as Escorting officer
Based on a true story, a bright young man who hasn't the patience for the normal way of advancement finds that people rarely question you if your papers are in order. He becomes a marine, a monk, a surgeon onboard a Canadian Warship, and a prison warden.
The Perfect Furlough (1959) as Capt. Johnson
The Army assigns a female psychologist to chaperone a corporal who''''s won a date with a glamorous movie star.
Don't Give Up the Ship (1959) as Cmdr. Blake
A newlywed cannot remember what happened to the WWII battleship he commanded.
The Five Pennies (1959) as Producer
Loring "Red" Nichols is a cornet-playing country boy who goes to New York in the 1920s full of musical ambition and principles. He gets a job playing in Wil Paradise's band, but quits to pursue his dream of playing Dixieland jazz. He forms the "Five Pennies" which features his wife, Bobbie, as vocalist. At the peak of his fame, Red and Bobbie's daughter, Dorothy, develops polio. Red quits the music business to move to Los Angeles where the climate is better for Dorothy. As Dorothy becomes a young teen, she learns of her father's musical past, and he is persuaded to open a small nightclub which is failing until some noted names from his past come to help out.
The Black Orchid (1959) as Policeman
An aging widower fights family disapproval when he falls in love with a gangster''''s widow.
The Party Crashers (1958) as Police captain
Juvenile Jungle (1958) as Officer Ellis
Flood Tide (1958) as Charlie
The finding of a body on the beach leads to the conviction for murder of Bill Holleran (who claims innocence), thanks to the testimony of a 10-year-old boy, David Gordon. In flashback, Holleran's landlord Steve Martin recalls his prior involvement with David's widowed mother Anne, broken off because of the disabled boy's vindictive jealousy. Now that a man's life is at stake, Steve reluctantly re-enters the lives of the Gordons to find the truth. Is David a monster or just misunderstood?
The Naked and the Dead (1958) as Chief-of-Staff
A green lieutenant comes up against incompetent officers and a sadistic sergeant during World War II.
Affair in Reno (1957) as Police officer
The Sad Sack (1957) as Soldier driver
A hopelessly innocent private gets himself kidnapped in Morocco.
Hear Me Good (1957) as Technician
Short Cut to Hell (1957) as Patrolman
A professional hitman is hired by a friend to commit two murders. His friend pays him off in what turns out to be stolen money, and the police soon trace the money to him. On the run, he kidnaps the girlfriend of the police detective in charge of his pursuit and threatens to kill her unless the hunt is called off.
Top Secret Affair (1957) as Reporter
A female publishing magnate tries to keep a general she hates from securing a prestigious appointment.
Everything but the Truth (1956) as Senator
Willie Taylor, small-town 4th-grade schoolboy, takes to heart his admired teacher's words about truthfulness, and repeats in public his uncle's remark about paying a kickback to the mayor. Result: principal Miss Dabney (a political appointee) suspends Willie from school, and teacher Joan Madison, up against a political machine, enlists amorous columnist Ernie Miller to turn Willie's case into a cause celebre...
The Shrike (1955) as Stage manager
A successful theatrical director is driven to failure by the machinations of his vengeful wife. Eventually, he lands in a mental hospital where both his wife and his new love, a young actress named Charlotte, are waiting to see him.

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