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Also Known As: Died: October 29, 1963
Born: February 18, 1890 Cause of Death: chronic hepatitis
Birth Place: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Hollywood On Trial (1976) as Himself
John Huston narrates this documentary about the government investigation of alleged Communist infiltration of show business. Includes interviews with Ronald Reagan, Dalton Trumbo and Gale Sondergaard.
2.
Pollyanna (1960) as Mr. Pendergast
An orphan's relentless optimism changes lives in a sleepy small town.
3.
Paths of Glory (1958) as Gen. Broulard
A military lawyer comes to question the status quo when he defends three men accused of cowardice.
4.
I Married a Woman (1958) as Frederick W. Sutton
A neglected wife sets out to make her adman exec husband jealous.
5.
The Fuzzy Pink Nightgown (1957) as Arthur Martin
A kidnapped movie star falls for one of her captors.
6.
Bundle of Joy (1956) as John B. Merlin
A shop girl is mistaken for the mother of a foundling.
7.
The Ambassador's Daughter (1956) as Senator Jonathan Cartwright
A diplomat's daughter in Paris turns a fact-finding mission into a non-stop party.
8.
Timberjack (1955) as Swiftwater "Swiftie" Tilton
Tim Shipman returns to his father's logging company only to find his father has been killed, money is owed, and Croft Brunner controls the railroad used to haul out the logs. But he learns the Government restriction on his valuable stand of timber has been lifted. Brunner wants that timber and tries to buy him out. Refusing to sell, Tim makes plans to somehow get the timber out.
9.
Man on a Tightrope (1953) as Fesker
10.
The Sniper (1952) as Lt. Frank Kafka
An unhappy man goes on a killing spree.
11.
The Tall Target (1951) as Col. Caleb Jeffers
A detective tries to prevent the assassination of President Lincoln during a train ride.
12.
Across the Wide Missouri (1951) as Pierre
An explorer leads the way west for 19th-century settlers along the American frontier.
13.
To Please a Lady (1950) as Gregg
A ruthless race-car driver falls for a crusading journalist out to clean up the sport.
14.
Dancing in the Dark (1950) as Melville Crossman
Conceited film star Emery Slade was on top in 1932; in 1949, he's broke and still insufferable. Fox producer Crossman enlists Slade's aid to persuade broadway star Rosalie Brooks to star in the film "Bandwagon." But when Slade meets Julie Clarke, his assistant's onetime girlfriend, he decides she, not Rosalie, should get the part. No one can fathom his motives for this apparently selfless act, but there are a few tricks in the old fox yet...and he'll need them all.
15.
My Dream Is Yours (1949) as Thomas Hutchins
A talent scout turns a young unknown into a radio singing star.
16.
State of the Union (1948) as Jim Conover
A presidential candidate fights to keep his integrity and his wife during a grueling campaign.
17.
Mr. District Attorney (1947) as District Attorney Craig Warren
18.
The Hucksters (1947) as Mr. Kimberly
A war veteran fights for honesty in the advertising game.
19.
I'll Be Yours (1947) as J. Conrad Nelson
20.
Heartbeat (1946) as Ambassador
A young female escapee from a reform school joins a pickpocket academy in Paris. She is caught red-handed on her first attempt at stealing by an upper class man. He recruits her to do him a favor at a society party where she meets and falls in love with a young, handsome, rich diplomat. Whether or not she can land him is another story.
21.
The Bachelor's Daughters (1946) as Mr. Alexander Moody
A semi-trifle with Adolphe Menjou as a department store floor walker who is persuaded by four husband-seeking salesgirls---two-bordering-on-three of which were well beyond the "girl" stage---to pose as their father in a Long Island mansion which they lease in order to gain access to eligible young men of means. The Greeks had a word for them, and they called them Golddiggers over at Warners.Flighty Bille Burke posed as their mother. And Adolphe Menjou got to display his soup-and-fish wardrobe only still worn by him and retired Prussian diplomats The exploitation for the film made special note of the presence of pianist Eugene List, who had gained international publicity by playing for the Big Three---Roosevelt, Churchill and Stalin---at their Potsdam Conference.
22.
Man Alive (1945) as Kismet
A man thought dead returns as a ghost to scare off his wife's suitors.
23.
Step Lively (1944) as Wagner
Fly-by-night producers dodge bill collectors while trying for one big hit.
24.
Sweet Rosie O'Grady (1943) as Tom Morgan
When a reporter exposes her past in burlesque, a musical theatre star sets out for revenge.
25.
Hi Diddle Diddle (1943) as Colonel Hector Phyffe
When the bride's mother is supposedly swindled out of her money by a spurned suitor, the groom's father orchestrates a scheme of his own to set things right. He is aided by a cabaret singer, while placating a jealous wife.
26.
Syncopation (1942) as George Latimer
A young trumpeter rises through the jazz world and finds love.
27.
Roxie Hart (1942) as Billy Flynn
To try and kick-start her show-business career, a woman admits to a Chicago murder.
28.
You Were Never Lovelier (1942) as Edwardo Acuna
An Argentine heiress thinks a penniless American dancer is her secret admirer.
29.
Road Show (1941) as Col. [Carleton] Carraway
A playboy on the run hooks up with a sideshow's beautiful owner.
30.
Father Takes a Wife (1941) as [Frederick Osborne] Senior
A famous actress has to win over her ready-made family when she weds a shipping magnate.
31.
A Bill of Divorcement (1940) as Hilary Fairchild
Margaret Fairfield, whose husband Hilary has been in an insane asylum for twenty years, divorces him so she can remarry. But then Hilary, who was thought incurable, recovers and returns home. His return spells disaster for all concerned.
32.
Turnabout (1940) as Phil Manning
Battling spouses accidentally switch bodies.
33.
That's Right--You're Wrong (1939) as Stacey Delmore
A band leader has to overcome a film studio head's hatred to make it on the big screen.
34.
King of the Turf (1939) as Jim Mason
35.
Golden Boy (1939) as Tom Moody
A crooked promoter lures a young violinist to give up music for boxing.
36.
The Housekeeper's Daughter (1939) as Deakon Maxwell
A gangster's moll runs home to mother, with reporters and amateur detectives hot on her tail.
37.
Letter of Introduction (1938) as John Mannering
An aging actor, trying to make a comeback on Broadway, is surprised when his estranged daughter shows up. It seems that she is an actress and is also trying to make it on Broadway. He tries to re-establish his relationship with her while also trying to hide the fact that she is his daughter from the press.
38.
The Goldwyn Follies (1938) as Oliver Merlin
A movie mogul hires an innocent girl to teach him what the average audience member likes.
39.
Thanks for Everything (1938) as J. B. Harcourt
Promoters (Menjou and Oakie) set up a radio contest to find the average American (Haley) and use him to sell food, apparel and notions. All goes well until he falls in love with a girl (Whelan) who upsets things.
40.
One Hundred Men and a Girl (1937) as John Cardwell
An unemployed musician's daughter fights to find him a new job.
41.
Café Metropole (1937) as Monsieur Victor [Lobard]
42.
One in a Million (1937) as [Thadeus] Tad Spencer
43.
Stage Door (1937) as Anthony ["Tony"] Powell
Women at a theatrical boarding house try to make their big break happen.
44.
A Star Is Born (1937) as Oliver Niles
A fading matinee idol marries the young beginner he's shepherded to stardom.
45.
Sing, Baby, Sing (1936) as Bruce Farraday
46.
The Milky Way (1936) as Gabby Sloan
A mild-mannered milkman stumbles onto a career in the boxing ring.
47.
Wives Never Know (1936) as J. Hugh Ramsay
48.
Broadway Gondolier (1935) as Professor [Eduardo] deVinci
A taxi driver travels to Venice and poses as a gondolier to land a radio singing job.
49.
Gold Diggers of 1935 (1935) as Nicoleff
A socialite is bamboozled into producing a stage show in her home.
50.
Journal of a Crime (1934) as Paul [Moliet]
Before she can confess to shooting her husband's mistress, a woman succumbs to amnesia.
51.
The Trumpet Blows (1934) as Pancho Gomez/Señor Montes
52.
The Great Flirtation (1934) as [Stephan] Karpath
53.
The Human Side (1934) as Gregory Sheldon
54.
Easy to Love (1934) as John [Townsend]
When she thinks her husband has been unfaithful, a woman claims to be having an affair of her own.
55.
The Mighty Barnum (1934) as Mr. [Bailey] Walsh
56.
Little Miss Marker (1934) as Sorrowful Jones
A big-time gambler picks up a young girl as security on an IOU.
57.
The Worst Woman in Paris? (1933) as Adolphe Ballou
58.
Convention City (1933) as T. R. [Ted] Kent
59.
Morning Glory (1933) as Louis Easton
A stage struck girl travels to New York determined to make it on Broadway.
60.
The Circus Queen Murder (1933) as Thatcher Colt
A vacationing DA gets mixed up in a tangled case involving a touring circus.
61.
Prestige (1932) as Capt. Remy Bandoin
A woman joins her fiance at a Malaysian prison camp only to discover he's become an alcoholic.
62.
Bachelor's Affairs (1932) as Andrew Hoyt
63.
Forbidden (1932) as Bob [Grover]
On an ocean voyage, a librarian falls for a married man.
64.
A Farewell to Arms (1932) as Rinaldi
An American serving in World War I falls for a spirited nurse.
65.
The Night Club Lady (1932) as Thatcher Colt
A police commissioner investigates the murder of a nightclub owner who was under police protection.
66.
Soyons gais (1931) as Bob
67.
Men Call It Love (1931) as Tony [Minot]
A man leaves his mistress to court a happily married woman.
68.
The Great Lover (1931) as [Jean] Paurel
A womanizing opera star falls in love with his innocent young protegee.
69.
The Front Page (1931) as Walter Burns
A crusading newspaper editor tricks his retiring star reporter into covering one last case.
70.
New Moon (1931) as Governor Boris Brusiloff
A Russian lieutenant falls in love with a beautiful princess.
71.
The Easiest Way (1931) as Willard Brockton
A slum girl discovers the joys of life as a kept woman until she falls in love.
72.
Friends and Lovers (1931) as Captain Geoffrey Roberts
A society woman and her husband blackmail the men who flirt with her.
73.
Amor audaz (1930) as Albert D'Arlons
74.
L'énigmatique Mr. Parkes (1930) as Courtenay Parkes
75.
Morocco (1930) as Kennington
A sultry cabaret singer falls hard for a Foreign Legionnaire.
76.
Marquis Preferred (1929) as Marquis d'Argenville
77.
Fashions in Love (1929) as Paul de Remy
78.
A Night of Mystery (1928) as Captain Ferréol
79.
His Private Life (1928) as Georges St. Germain
80.
His Tiger Lady (1928) as Henri, the "super"
81.
Service for Ladies (1927) as Albert Leroux
82.
Serenade (1927) as Franz Rossi
83.
Evening Clothes (1927) as Lucien D'Artois
84.
The Sorrows of Satan (1927) as Prince Lucio de Rimanez
Geoffrey, a young and impoverished writer, is desperately in love with Mavis, who lives at his boardinghouse and is also pursuing a writing career. Unable to marry her because of his poverty, in his anger he curses God for abandoning him. Soon Geoffrey meets Prince Lucio de Rimanez, a wealthy, urbane gentleman who informs Geoffrey that he has inherited a fortune, but that he must place himself in the Prince's hands in order to enjoy the fruits of his inheritance. What Geoffrey doesn't know is that Prince Lucio is actually Satan, who is using Geoffrey as an experiment to show God that he can corrupt anybody.
85.
A Gentleman of Paris (1927) as Marquis de Marignan
86.
Blonde or Brunette (1927) as Henri Martel
87.
A Social Celebrity (1926) as Max Haber
88.
89.
The Grand Duchess and the Waiter (1926) as Albert Durant
90.
The Ace of Cads (1926) as Chappel Maturin
91.
Lost--a Wife (1925) as Tony Hamilton
92.
A Kiss in the Dark (1925) as Walter Grenham
93.
The Swan (1925) as H. R. H. Albert of Kersten-Rodenfels
94.
Are Parents People? (1925) as Mr. Hazlitt
95.
The King on Main Street (1925) as Serge IV, King of Molvania
96.
For Sale (1924) as Joseph Hudley
97.
The Marriage Cheat (1924) as Bob Canfield
98.
Sinners in Silk (1924) as Arthur Merrill
99.
The Fast Set (1924) as Ernest Steele
100.
The Marriage Circle (1924) as Prof. Josef Stock
Professor Stock and his wife Mizzi are always bickering. Mizzi tries to seduce Dr. Franz Braun, the new husband of her good friend Charlotte. Dr. Braun's colleague, Dr. Mueller, who has had his eye on Charlotte, sees this as his opportunity, even though the Braun's are very happily married. Through a misunderstanding, Charlotte thinks that her husband is interested in Miss Hofer, and asks Mizzi to keep him occupied. Meanwhile Professor Stock becomes suspicious of his wife, and hires a detective to spy on her with the hope of obtaining a divorce.
101.
Forbidden Paradise (1924) as Chancellor
102.
Open All Night (1924) as Edmond Duverne
103.
Broken Barriers (1924) as Tommie Kemp
104.
Shadows of Paris (1924) as Georges de Croy, his secretary
105.
Broadway After Dark (1924) as Ralph Norton
106.
A Woman of Paris (1923) as Pierre Revel
In this silent film, when a young woman thinks her fiance has jilted her, she runs off to Paris and a life of sin.
107.
The World's Applause (1923) as Robert Townsend
108.
The Spanish Dancer (1923) as Don Salluste, a courtier
109.
Rupert of Hentzau (1923) as Count Rischenheim
110.
Bella Donna (1923) as Mr. Chepstow
111.
Singed Wings (1922) as Bliss Gordon
112.
Is Matrimony a Failure? (1922) as Dudley King
113.
Clarence (1922) as Hubert Stem
114.
The Eternal Flame (1922) as Duc de Langeais
115.
The Fast Mail (1922) as Cal Baldwin
116.
Pink Gods (1922) as Louis Barney
117.
Head over Heels (1922) as Sterling
118.
Courage (1921) as Bruce Ferguson
119.
The Three Musketeers (1921) as Louis XIII, King of France
The young Gascon D'Artagnan arrives in Paris, his heart set on joining the king's Musketeers. He is taken under the wings of three of the most respected and feared Musketeers, Porthos, Aramis, and Athos. Together they fight to save France and the honor of a lady from the machinations of the powerful Cardinal Richelieu.
120.
Queenie (1921) as Count Michael
121.
The Faith Healer (1921) as Dr. Littlefield
122.
Through the Back Door (1921) as James Brewster
123.
The Sheik (1921) as Dr. Raoul de St. Hubert
An Arabian sheik kidnaps a beautiful Englishwoman to win her heart.
124.
The Amazons (1917) as
125.
The Valentine Girl (1917) as Joe Winder
126.
The Moth (1917) as
127.
The Price of Happiness (1916) as Howard Neal
128.
129.
The Devil at His Elbow (1916) as Wilfred Carleton
130.
The Kiss (1916) as Pennington
132.
The Reward of Patience (1916) as Paul Dunstan
133.
The Crucial Test (1916) as Count Nicolai

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