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Cast (feature film)

The Young Lions (1958) as Milkman
A Jewish soldier faces anti-Semitism when he enlists to fight World War II.
Andy Hardy Comes Home (1958) as
In a sequel to the popular film series, Andy Hardy returns to Carvel to negotiate a land deal.
Shoot-Out at Medicine Bend (1957) as Elliott
Army veterans are on a mission to find out who sold faulty ammunition to a cavalry troop.
The Girl Can't Help It (1956) as Elderly man
A gangster sets out to turn his girlfriend into a rock star.
Geraldine (1954) as Gates, theater manager
Sweethearts on Parade (1953) as Father
Code Two (1953) as Witness
Three young men train to become motorcycle cops.
Tropical Heat Wave (1952) as Gilmore
Because You're Mine (1952) as Parker
After being drafted, an opera star falls for his sergeant's sister.
She's Working Her Way Through College (1952) as Professor
A professor helps a burlesque queen get a college education.
Gobs and Gals (1952) as Mr. Purcell
Bonzo Goes to College (1952) as Professor
In this fantasy-toned sequel, former lab chimp Bonzo, now literate (!), runs away from a carnival sideshow and hops a banana truck. He lands in college town Pawlton and is adopted by the granddaughter of football coach 'Pop' Drew, who sorely needs good players. Obvious but pleasant slapstick follows.
The Enforcer (1951) as Medical examiner
A crusading district attorney takes on the mob''''s murder machine.
The Groom Wore Spurs (1951) as Bellhop
Rich, Young and Pretty (1951) as Bearded Frenchman
A rancher's daughter visits Paris to meet her mother and find love.
The Toast of New Orleans (1950) as Stage door man
A New Orleans fisherman fights snobbery to become an opera star.
Champagne for Caesar (1950) as Mr. Brown
What happens when the man who knows everything goes on a quiz show that doubles your cash prize every time a you answer a question correctly? Beauregard Bottomly is that man & what happens is you end up with 40 million dollars at stake.
Emergency Wedding (1950) as Motel manager
That Midnight Kiss (1949) as Paul
A singing truck driver battles snobbery to become a star.
Blondie Hits the Jackpot (1949) as Floorwalker
On the Town (1949) as Professor
Three sailors wreak havoc as they search for love during a whirlwind 24-hour leave in New York City.
The Judge Steps Out (1949) as Man on train
A judge flees the pressures of professional and family life for a job as a short-order cook.
Half Past Midnight (1948) as Bascomb
Dangerous Years (1948) as Dr. Oliver Hughes
Jeff Carter has put an end to the town's delinquency with a boys' club. Young hoodlum Danny shows up and influences teenagers Doris, Willy and Leo. They hang out at a juke joint where Eve (one of Marilyn's first bit parts) works. When Jeff tries to stop a robbery planned by Danny, he is killed and Danny goes on trial.
Luxury Liner (1948) as Secretary
The daughter of a ship's captain becomes a sea-going cupid.
Smugglers' Cove (1948) as Building manager
The Bowery Boys take on a gang of German smugglers.
Smash Up--The Story of a Woman (1947) as Attorney
A singer''''s wife turns to the bottle when she fears she''''s lost her husband to success.
For the Love of Rusty (1947) as J. Cecil Rinehardt
A dog helps a boy and his father sort out their differences.
Too Many Winners (1947) as Clarence
Crossfire (1947) as Police surgeon
A crusading district attorney investigates the murder of a Jewish man.
Life with Father (1947) as Salesman
A straitlaced turn-of-the-century father presides over a family of boys and the mother who really rules the roost.
Keeper of the Bees (1947) as Barber
Michael Worthington, an elderly owner of an apiary, befriends an embittered artist, Jamie McFarlaine (Michael Duane), who is seeking a divorce from his wife. Jamie falls in love with Alice (Gloria Henry), but the romance is almost doomed by the gossip-spreading of a meddlesome neighbor. The pair are reconciled through the actions of an orphan girl (Jo Ann Marlowe), whom they decide to adopt after they are married.
Killer McCoy (1947) as Little man
A lightweight boxer gets mixed up in murder.
It Happened on 5th Avenue (1947) as Manager in music store
Two homeless men move into a mansion while its owners are wintering in the South.
Love and Learn (1947) as Mr. Bronson
An heiress surreptitiously helps two songwriters waiting for their big break.
The Unsuspected (1947) as Fritz
The producer of a radio crime series commits the perfect crime, then has to put the case on the air.
Nobody Lives Forever (1946) as Evans
A con artist falls for the rich widow he's trying to fleece.
A Stolen Life (1946) as Sylvester Pringle
A twin takes her deceased sister''s place as wife of the man they both love.
Night and Day (1946) as Minister
Fanciful biography of songwriter Cole Porter, who rose from high society to find success on Tin Pan Alley.
Betty Co-ed (1946) as Plimpton
A fore-runner and a semi- slight version of "Take Care of My Little Girl" from Sam Katzman, but pert-and-pretty Jean Porter had a knack for making Katzman's pictures look better than they were. Here, she (as Joanne Leeds), interrupts her carnival singing career to enroll as a freshman at Upton College. She quickly encounters the snobbery of the sorority girls because of her background. But the sorority is reorganized on democratic principles and she is invited to join, although it is never made too clear why she would want to join this group of airheads anyway.
Roughly Speaking (1945) as Professor
A man's wild moneymaking schemes leave his wife to raise their family.
Mildred Pierce (1945) as
A woman turns herself into a business tycoon to win her selfish daughter a place in society.
Spellbound (1945) as Hallett, railroad clerk
A psychiatrist tries to help the man she loves solve a murder buried in his subconscious.
Boston Blackie Booked on Suspicion (1945) as Porter Hadley
A reformed thief accidentally sells a phony first edition of Dickens, which triggers a murder.
Scarlet Street (1945) as Holliday
A middle aged wouldbe painter falls into the clutches of an unscrupulous woman.
Hotel Berlin (1945) as Furst
During World War II''''s final days, people with a variety of problems converge on a Berlin hotel.
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (1945) as Principal
A girl in the slums tries to find her way with the help of her devoted mother and alcoholic father.
Uncertain Glory (1944) as French doctor
A French playboy gets serious when his country is threatened during World War II.
You Can't Ration Love (1944) as Dean Pettigrew
Because of the war, there aren't enough men at Adams College for all the girls, but Betty (Betty Jane Rhodes as Betty Rhodes) has no difficulties as she has a monopoly on stud-athlete Pete (Bill Edwards). The other girls, particularly Marian (Marjorie Weaver), think this is unfair, so Marian institutes a system of rationing dates. Pete is rated as thirty points and Betty is furious as the other girls bypass the 4-F's and slide-rule geeks to save their ration points to date Pete. Betty drafts him for the Varsity Show, but when the pressure of preparing for the show hurts his studies, Marian volunteers to tutor him and has him all to herself. Scholarly John "Two-Point" Simpson (Johnny Johnston as Johnnie Johnston) auditions and, since he isn't hep to the jive, is laughed off the stage. Betty helps him and soon "Two-Point" is in the groove and makes a hit, and Betty discovers she is in love with him. The faculty cancels the date-rationing plan and Johnnie, whose point value has gone up, thinks Betty is the cause of the ruling and dates Marian for spite. Betty broods and knits booties for her sister's baby, but conveys the impression to Marian that she is to have a baby. Johnnie learns he is the "suspected" father and, thinking it is another of Betty's tricks, plans to leave school. The other girls, led by Bubbles (Marie Wilson), are worried about Betty's future stigma and round up a justice of the peace and Johnnie. Betty confesses the hoax, and the girls start squabbling over the available-again Johnnie, while Betty and Johnnie make use of the still-available Justice of the Peace.
An American Romance (1944) as Politician
A European immigrant becomes a master of industry but almost loses his family.
Madame Curie (1944) as Singing professor
The famed female scientist fights to keep her marriage together while conducting early experiments with radioactivity.
San Diego, I Love You (1944) as Mr. Applewaite
Let's Face It (1943) as Justice of the peace
Lucky Jordan (1942) as Little man
A racketeer struggles to adjust to military life after he''''s drafted.
The Glass Key (1942) as Claude Tuttle
A hired gun and his gangster boss fall out over a woman.
The Monster and the Girl (1941) as Dr. Knight
Scot Webster tries to save his sister Susan from the clutches of gangster W.S. Bruhl. When Scot comes to Bruhl's rented room, one of the gangster's aides falls into his hands, killed by a gunman. The murderer tosses his gun to Scot and disappears. Since all the evidence points at him, Scot is arrested, tried and sentenced to death. A mad scientist uses his brain to transplant it into a gorilla. After the operation Scot wakes up in the body of a gorilla, eager to get his revenge...
Life with Henry (1941) as Mr. Allen, storekeeper
Young Henry Aldrich would like to "win" a trip to Alaska. But in order to participate, he first has to put up $100. The whole matter sounds awfully fishy. Henry and his pal Dizzy go into the soap business. Their attempt to raise money turns into a disaster when they get the soap formula wrong. But the Alaska trip is really on the level. It's been organized by Sylvanus Q. Sattherwaite, businessman and philanthropist. But Henry still doesn't have the money...
The Body Disappears (1941) as Professor Ponsonby
A scientist's invisibility formula gets him in trouble with the police.
Man Made Monster (1941) as Doctor Bruno
Father Takes a Wife (1941) as Henderson
A famous actress has to win over her ready-made family when she weds a shipping magnate.
Bachelor Daddy (1941) as Judge McGinnis
Petticoat Politics (1941) as Mayor Williams
You Belong to Me (1941) as Doctor
A playboy marries a woman doctor then grows jealous of her male patients.
Dancing on a Dime (1940) as L. L. Bancroft
And One Was Beautiful (1940) as Waiter
Two sisters vie for the same dashing young man.
Two Girls on Broadway (1940) as McChesney
A sister act splits up over love.
Gambling on the High Seas (1940) as Secretary to City Attorney
A reporter tries to nail a gambling-ship owner for murder.
The Courageous Dr. Christian (1940) as Harry Johnson
Edison, the Man (1940) as Minister
Thomas Edison fights to turn his dreams into reality.
Tugboat Annie Sails Again (1940) as Bradley
A veteran lady captain fights off competition.
I Want a Divorce (1940) as Murietta
Anne of Windy Poplars (1940) as Gibson
An ambitious young teacher, Shirley, arrives in a small town to assume the vice-principal position of the school. She soon runs afoul of the ruling family of the town and becomes the scapegoat of a local feud.

Cast (short)

Easy Life (1944)
In this short film, a high school dropout finds that leading a life of crime is not all he thought it would be.
Old Hickory (1940)
This short film presents four key incidents in the public life of Andrew Jackson. Vitaphone Release 9590-9591.

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