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Cast (feature film)

Until They Sail (1957) as Marine
Four sisters in New Zealand fall for Allied sailors en route to World War II.
Gaby (1956) as
In this remake of Waterloo Bridge, a ballerina turns to prostitution when her fiance is reported killed in World War II.
Forbidden Planet (1956) as Lindstrom
A group of space troopers investigates the destruction of a colony on a remote planet.
The Teahouse of the August Moon (1956) as Soldier
An Okinawan translator introduces U.S. occupation forces to the joys of local life.
Away All Boats (1956) as Talker
The story of USS 'Belinda', Attack Transport PA22, launched late 1943 with regular-navy captain Hawks and ex-merchant captain MacDougall as boat commander. Despite personal friction, the two have plenty to deal with as the only experienced officers on board during the "shakedown." Almost laughable incompetence gradually improves, but the crew remains far from perfect when the ship sees action, landing troops on enemy beachheads. And few anticipate the challenges in store at Okinawa...
The Girls of Pleasure Island (1953) as Marine
In the spring of 1945, World War II is coming to a close. Roger Halyard (Leo Genn), a dignified, strait-laced Englishmen, lives on a South Sea atoll with his three daughters, Gloria (Dorothy Bromley), Hester (Audrey Dalton) and Violet (Joan Elan), along with the housekeeper, Thelma (Elsa Lancaster), who has raised the girls since childhood. Other than their father, the girls have never seen another man. Halyard is informed that 1500 U.S. Marines will soon arrive to establish an air base on the island. Halyard is rather apprehensive over the prospect of his daughters, who have never met another man, being thrown together with 1500 Marines who haven't seen a woman in months.
Battle Circus (1953) as Corporal
A doctor fights for his life during the Korean War.
The I Don't Care Girl (1953) as Army guard
This musical biopic presents the life of vaudeville headliner Eva Tanguay.
Down Among the Sheltering Palms (1953) as G.I.
Two Army officers stationed in the South Pacific find romance in this idyllic setting.
Above and Beyond (1953) as Johnson
The pilot who helped drop the atomic bomb on Hiroshima struggles with the demands of the dangerous mission.
Sailor Beware (1952) as Yeoman
Two sailors wreak havoc on the Navy.
Battle Zone (1952) as Corpsman
A rivalry develops between two Marine combat photographers over the attentions of a Red Cross nurse during their stint in the Korean War.
Francis Goes to West Point (1952) as Cadet sergeant
Peter Sterling (Donald O'Conner) is working at a government plant. His friend Francis (the talking mule) tells him the plant is going to be bombed. Peter passes the information to the plant manager. The bombers are caught and the plant is saved. Because of his help in saving the plant, Peter is sent to West Point. After his arrival, he finds out that Francis is there as one of the mascots. As usual, Peter gets himself in trouble by telling the commander that Francis can talk.
Flat Top (1952) as Sailor
Fearless Fagan (1952) as G.I. doorman
When a circus clown is drafted, he tries to sneak his pet lion into the service.
Skirts Ahoy! (1952) as Sailor
Three women join the Navy to find husbands.
Red Ball Express (1952) as Sergeant
A racially integrated platoon fights to overcome their differences during World War II.
Halls of Montezuma (1951) as Davis
The marines attack a strongly held enemy island in the Pacific. We follow them from the beach to a Japanese rocket site through enemy infested jungle as their ex-school teacher leader is transformed into a battle veteran and his squad becomes a tight fighting unit.
Follow the Sun (1951) as Caddy
Call Me Mister (1951) as Staff sergeant
G.I. Sergeant Shep Dooley, former stage star awaiting discharge in postwar Tokyo, meets his estranged love Kay when she arrives to entertain the troops. Shep, who hasn't exactly lost his former irresponsibility, does his best to court Kay anew...but she has no lack of other admirers as she labors to put on a soldier show.
Up Front (1951) as Soldier
Based on the famed W.W.II cartoons: Lowbrow G.I.s Willie and Joe, on the Italian front, are good soldiers in combat, but meet the antics of gung-ho Captain Johnson and other military snafus with a barrage of wry comments. On a 3-day pass in Naples, Joe's penchant for wine and women involves the pair with luscious Emi Rosso and her moonshiner father, whose tangled affairs land them in ever deeper trouble.
The House on Telegraph Hill (1951) as G.I.
A concentration camp survivor assumes a dead woman''''s identity but gets caught in a wealthy family''''s intrigues.
As You Were! (1951) as
The Happy Years (1950) as Referee
Friends and family try to tame an unruly student at the turn of the century.
The Skipper Surprised His Wife (1950) as Helmsman
A captain tries to keep home as tight as his ship.
Sands of Iwo Jima (1949) as Sailor
During World War II, a marine sergeant must turn his recruits into fighting men.
Tucson (1949) as Student
Mother Is a Freshman (1949) as Student
Widow Abby Abbott is having serious money problems and has to dip into the family trust in order to pay for her daughter Susan's college tuition. The catch: Abby must also become a co-ed or she can't touch the money. After passing her entrance exams, Abby goes to college and becomes very popular, especially with a handsome English professor whom Susan has a crush on.
Battleground (1949) as Tanker
American soldiers in France fight to survive a Nazi siege just before the Battle of the Bulge.
The Street with No Name (1948) as
A young FBI agent infiltrates a criminal mob.
The Beginning or the End (1947) as Scientist, brick layer
True story of the Manhattan Project and the race to build the atomic bomb.
Nothing But Trouble (1945) as Referee
A pair of dimwits get jobs as servants to a boy king whose life is in danger.
A Yank at Eton (1942) as Boy in locker room
An American playboy is sent to a British boarding school to learn discipline.
A Very Young Lady (1941) as Tough boy
Tomboy (Withers) is sent to finishing school where she falls for the headmaster (Sutton). When her love letters are discovered she okays his relation with a teacher (Kelly) and gets her first kiss from a beau (Clayton).
Marry the Bo$$'$ Daughter (1941) as Boy
Young man from Kansas (Edwards) goes to New York to work for his tycoon-hero (Barbier). His superiors won't listen to his ideas about business, but the boss and his daughter (Joyce) do.
Stop--Look and Love (1939) as Harry Neville
The Escape (1939) as Swat
An embittered Louie Peronni (Edward Norris) returns from prison to find that his sister, Juli Peronni (Amanda Duff), is engaged to policeman Eddie Farrell (Kane Richmond), and also finds that his secret wife Annie Qualen (June Gale) has placed their baby girl in a foundling home. With his old gang again, Louie plans a robbery of a fur warehouse. Louie shoots down the night watchman and is trailed home where his father Guiseppe Peronni (Henry Armetta) persuades him not to fight it out with the police. Determined to let Louie take the full rap, the gang kidnaps the district attorney's daughter. Annie informs Louie that the kidnapped child is really their own and was adopted from the foundling home.
Penrod's Double Trouble (1938) as Roger
A missing boy's lookalike takes his place and raises havoc.
Angels with Dirty Faces (1938) as Boy
Childhood friends on opposite sides of the law fight over the future of a street gang.
Michael O'Halloran (1937) as Fat Tolliver

Cast (short)

Football Romeo (1938)
In this comedic short, a gang of children try to prep up their friend for an upcoming football game, with disastrous results.
Our Gang Follies of 1938 (1937)
In this comedic short, a boy abandons his friends to attempt a career as an opera singer.

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