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Cast (feature film)

School for Seduction (2004)
The humdrum lives of four women are transformed by the arrival of Italian femme fatale, Sophia Rosselini and her School for Seduction. Initially the course is great fun--until Sophia's estranged husband arrives on the scene with a shocking revelation.
It Should Happen to You (1954) as
A dizzy model in love with fame rents a billboard and puts her name on it.
Tennessee Champ (1954) as Hotel clerk
A boxer reforms his crooked manager.
The Bounty Hunter (1954) as Barber
A bounty hunter attempts to track down three killers.
A Star Is Born (1954) as Doorman/Funeral mourner
A falling star marries the newcomer he's helping reach the top.
The Sun Shines Bright (1953) as Court clerk
John Ford weaves three "Judge Priest" stories together to form a good- natured exploration of honour and small-town politics in the South around the turn of the century. Judge William Priest is involved variously in revealing the real identity of Lucy Lake, reliving his Civil War memories, preventing the lynching of a youth and contesting the elections with Yankee Horace K. Maydew.
The Actress (1953) as Mr. Sparrow
True story of Ruth Gordon''''s early struggles on the road to stage stardom.
Pat and Mike (1952) as Railroad conductor
Romance blooms between a female athlete and her manager.
Santa Fe (1951) as
Four brothers end up on opposite sides of a shootout.
Utah Wagon Train (1951) as Night clerk
Rancher Rex Allen (Rex Allen) receives a summons from his uncle (Forrest Taylor), an old time frontiersman, that he is in trouble. The uncle has been hired to lead a modern-day band of adventurers on a wagon train retracing the route taken by their ancestors 100 years ago. Before Rex can talk to his uncle, the uncle is murdered, and Rex sets out to find the killer and the motive by taking his uncle's place as the leader of the wagon train. He discovers that the motive was the gold that the original pioneers had cached in a cave on the trail to California, and now has to find the culprit that is after it.
All the King's Men (1950) as Minister
A backwoods politician rises to the top only to become corrupted.
A Life of Her Own (1950) as Porter
An innocent small-town girl climbs to the top of the modeling business man by man.
The Traveling Saleswoman (1950) as Livery stableman
Again Pioneers (1950) as Farmer Reader
The Nevadan (1950) as Duke
A U.S. Marshall tries to recover stolen gold.
No Sad Songs for Me (1950) as Driver
A terminally ill woman struggles to leave her husband and child taken care of before she dies.
I Cheated the Law! (1949) as Watchman
Adam's Rib (1949) as Elderly elevator operator
Husband-and-wife lawyers argue opposite sides in a sensational women''s rights case.
Lust for Gold (1949) as
A German immigrant braves the wild West in search of gold and a woman to love.
The Reckless Moment (1949) as Mike
A mother attempts to protect her murderous daughter.
Good Sam (1948) as Mr. Duffield
A family man helps out people in need and ends up broke in the process.
Best Man Wins (1948) as Villager
The Velvet Touch (1948) as Terry
After accidentally killing her lecherous producer, a famous actress tries to hide her guilt.
Two Guys from Texas (1948) as Judge
Two vaudevillians on the run from crooks try to pass themselves off as cowboys.
Panhandle (1948) as Pop Jenkins
Relentless (1948) as Poker player
Robert Young, Marguerite Chapman, Willard Parker, Akim Tamiroff, Barton MacLane, Mike Mazurki. When his prize mare is stolen, cowboy Robert Young goes in pursuit of the culprit, only to learn that he is also being pursued by the law for a murder he didn''t commit
The Walls of Jericho (1948) as Politician
After County Attorney Dave Connors (Cornel Wilde) helps Julian Norman (Anne Baxter) with her shiftless father, Jefferson Norman (Henry Hull), she leaves Jericho, Kansas to college to study for a law degree.A few years later, Algeria Wedge (Linda Darnell), the new bride of Dave's best friend, Tucker Wedge (Kirk Douglas), makes overtures and plays for Dave, much to the displeasure of Dave's hard-drinking wife Belle (Ann Dvorak.) Angered by Dave's rebuffs, Algeria induces the state political boss to back Tucker for a Congress race against Dave. Meanwhile, Julia has returned to Jericho, with her law degree, and she and Dave fall in love. But when Dave announces he won't run for Congress, she feels she is the reason and she takes a job in Kansas City. Tucker wins the election and he and Algeria go to Washington. Later, Tucker announces a run for the Senate and Dave decides to run against him. When Marjorie Ransome (Coleen Townsend) kills a drunk in self-defense, Julia returns to Jericho to work with Dave, now in private practice,on Marjorie's defense. The still-resentful Algeria moves to kill Dave's senate bid when Tucker's newspaper announces that Dave is being sued for divorce, with Julia named as correspondent.
Sport of Kings (1947) as Bertie
Tom Cloud (Paul Campbell) and his 12-year-old brother Bill (Mark Dennis) arrive in Kentucky to claim the farm left them by their father and encounter hostile neighbors. "Doc" Richardson (Gloria Henry), a young veterinarian who rents a cottage on the farm, tells Tom that the animosity arrives from the result of a wager former owner Major Denning (Harry Davenport) had made with his father the night before the Olympian Stakes. The Major lost the bet and Cloud took possession of the property. Tom aranges with the local banker to pay the old man from a small trust fund supposedly left to Major Denning, provided that Denning returns to the farm. But, as guardian of the Major's financial affairs, Tom also learns that he is responsible for the Major's heavy obligations.
The Beginning or the End (1947) as Workman
True story of the Manhattan Project and the race to build the atomic bomb.
Gallant Bess (1947) as Ranch hand
A soldier takes the Army horse that saved his life back to the farm.
California (1947) as Slim
"Wicked" Lily Bishop joins a wagon train to California, led by Michael Fabian and Johnnny Trumbo, but news of the Gold Rush scatters the train. When Johnny and Michael finally arrive, Lily is rich from her saloon and storekeeper (former slaver) Pharaoh Coffin is bleeding the miners dry. But worse troubles are ahead: California is inching toward statehood, and certain people want to make it their private empire.
The Romance of Rosy Ridge (1947) as Grey pants Southerner
A farmer's daughter falls in love with a man who fought against her family in the Civil War.
The Egg and I (1947) as Bergheimer
Newlywed city slickers decide to give country life a try as chicken farmers.
Decoy (1946) as Mack
A woman saves her gangster boyfriend from the gas chamber to get her hands on his hidden money.
A Stolen Life (1946) as Fishermen
A twin takes her deceased sister''s place as wife of the man they both love.
Somewhere in the Night (1946) as Brother William
Grissly's Millions (1945) as Gatekeeper
Hit the Hay (1945) as Frisby
God Is My Co-Pilot (1945) as Older man
A flyer dismissed as too old fights to prove himself against the Japanese.
Barbary Coast Gent (1944) as Collie Burris
A bandit from the gold fields moves to San Francisco and tries to go straight.
Louisiana Hayride (1944) as Farmer
In hopes of becoming a movie star, a country girl follows two con men to Hollywood.
Broadway Rhythm (1944) as Farmer [Hexley]
A retired vaudevillian clashes with his producer son.
What's Buzzin' Cousin? (1943) as Hillbilly
Freddy Martin (Himself) and his band go on a trailer vacation, taking along Rochester (Eddie Anderson) as a handy man. They run out of gas in a ghost town and have to spend the night in the deserted Palace Hotel. The next morning, Ann Crawford (Ann Miller) and her three friends, Josie (Leslie Brooks), Billie (Jeff Donnell) and May (Carol Hughes), arrive as Ann has inherited the hotel and most of the surrounding property, and she and her friends have pooled their savings to pay off the debts and formed a company to run the hotel. Jimmie Ross (John Hubbard), singer with the band, decides to help the girls and has the hotel done over at his expense. Rochester, digging in the Victory Garden he has started, finds a gold nugget and the rush is on. Gangster Pete Hartley (Bradley Page) and his henchmen move in with intentions of taking over. He succeeds, over Ann's protests, in buying the property from her friends. Jimmie returns and thinks Ann has double-crossed him and they quarrel and part. Jimmie discovers that Rochester's gold nugget was his own gold inlay. Later, back on the radio with Freddie's band, Jimmie sings a song especially to Ann, who he hopes is listening.
Sweet Rosie O'Grady (1943) as Farmer
When a reporter exposes her past in burlesque, a musical theatre star sets out for revenge.
Tennessee Johnson (1942) as Hillbilly
Biography of Andrew Johnson, who followed Abraham Lincoln into office and became the first U.S. president ever to be impeached.
Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942) as Actor
A musical portrait of composer/singer/dancer George M. Cohan. From his early days as a child-star in his family's vaudeville show up to the time of his comeback at which he received a medal from the president for his special contributions to the US, this is the life- story of George M. Cohan, who produced, directed, wrote and starred in his own musical shows for which he composed his famous songs.
Her Cardboard Lover (1942) as Clerk
A flirt tries to make her fiance jealous by hiring a gigolo.
Keeper of the Flame (1942) as Gardener
A reporter digs into the secret life of a recently deceased political hero.
Jackass Mail (1942) as Slim
A horse thief marries for profit, but doesn't reckon with his wife's determination to reform him.
Whistling in Dixie (1942) as Lem
A radio detective''''s southern honeymoon is cut short by the discovery of a murder.
World Premiere (1941) as Garfield, tiger keeper
Honky Tonk (1941) as Man at tar party
A young girl falls for a western gambler.
The Sea Wolf (1941) as Member of crew
Shipwrecked fugitives try to escape a brutal sea captain who's losing his mind.
The Grapes of Wrath (1940) as
Oklahoma farmers dispossessed during the Depression fight for better lives in California.
Gold Rush Maisie (1940) as Elmo Beecher
A Brooklyn showgirl helps a poor family strike it rich.
Cross-Country Romance (1940) as Justice of the peace
A runaway heiress hides in a doctor''''s trailer for a rollicking trip to San Francisco.
The Return of Frank James (1940) as Watchman
The legendary outlaw''''s brother eludes the law to avenge Jesse James''''s murder.
Chad Hanna (1940) as Constable
Country boy (Fonda) joins a circus in the 1840s and falls in love with the bare-back rider (Lamour). Later he falls in love with another circus runaway (Darnell).
Young Mr. Lincoln (1939) as Clerk
The future president considers a political career while practicing law.
Stagecoach (1939) as Sheriff
A group of disparate passengers battle personal demons and each other while racing through Indian country.
Trouble at Midnight (1937) as Elmer
The Good Old Soak (1937) as Watchman
A small-town drunk catches a temperance campaigner in dirty dealings.
Marry the Girl (1937) as Third Southerner
Brother-and-sister news tycoons try to save their niece from marrying the wrong man.
Rose Bowl (1936) as Thornton, chauffeur
The Voice of Bugle Ann (1936) as Defense attorney
A Missouri farmer's love for his hunting dog triggers a feud that divides the county.
All American Chump (1936) as Yancey boy
A country bumpkin who's a mathematical genius falls into the hands of gangsters.
Banjo on My Knee (1936) as Eph
Misunderstandings and wanderlust keep frontier newlyweds from building a life together.
M'liss (1936) as Judge Weinner
A young innocent searches a rough mining town for her drunken father.
Girl of the Ozarks (1936) as Lem Stuart
The Accusing Finger (1936) as Higgins
An attorney is responsible for sending an innocent man to jail for a murder he did not commit. He soon gets a taste of his own medicine when his wife is murdered and no one will believe him when he claims he didn't do it.
Mary Jane's Pa (1935) as Jones
A female newspaper publisher hires the husband who deserted her years earlier.
In Person (1935) as Sheriff Twing
A movie star runs off to the mountains for an incognito vacation.
Steamboat Round the Bend (1935) as Race official
Spitfire (1934) as Bill Grayson
A backwoods faith healer falls for a married man from the big city.
Kentucky Kernels (1934) as Judge Ezra [Milford]
Two musicians try to get an orphaned heiress through hillbilly country to claim her inheritance.
This Man Is Mine (1934) as Slim
A woman fights to keep her husband from cheating.
Judge Priest (1934) as Sheriff Birdsong
A Southern judge confounds civic leaders with his laid-back approach to his job.

Cast (short)

The Story of "The Jonker Diamond" (1936)
This short film presents a re-enactment of how the Jonker diamond was discovered in South Africa in 1905.

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