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Norman Ainsley

Norman Ainsley



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Cast (feature film)

River of Death (1989) as Tracy
A Nazi doctor conducts experiments to create a virus that will cause havoc worldwide.
Moss Rose (1947) as Deputy coroner
Ivy (1947) as Usher
To win a wealthy man, a British woman plots to kill her husband and pin it on her lover.
Singapore (1947) as Immigration official
After the war, Matt Gordon returns to Singapore to retrieve a fortune in smuggled pearls. Arrived, he reminisces in flashback about his prewar fiancée, alluring Linda, and her disappearance during the Japanese attack. But now Linda resurfaces...with amnesia and married to rich planter Van Leyden. Meanwhile, sinister fence Mauribus schemes to get Matt's pearls.
The Green Years (1946) as Sub deacon
An orphaned Irish boy is taken in by his mother's Scottish relations.
Three Strangers (1946) as Mr. Giesing
Three people who share a sweepstakes ticket travel a tangled road to collect their winnings.
Kitty (1946) as Bakerhawker
A penniless British lord passes a street urchin off as a lady to sell her to a rich husband.
Cluny Brown (1946) as Mr. Tupham
A servant girl's passion for plumbing shocks London society.
The Woman in Green (1945) as Electrician
Sherlock Holmes investigates a series of seemingly unrelated murders.
Hold That Blonde (1945) as Meek man
Ogden Spencer Trulow III (Eddie Bracken) is a wealthy kleptomaniac who turned to stealing when he was spurned by a girl. His psychoanalyst advises him to find another girl for a cure. He fastens his interest upon Sally Martin (Veronica Lake), who happens to be engaged upon helping some crooks steal a valuable necklace. Complications include two scantily attired individuals, one of them drunk, clinging to the cornice of a skyscraper and a large band of crooks in quest of the precious jewels.
The Fatal Witness (1945) as Drunk
The Brighton Strangler (1945) as First passenger
An actor playing a notorious killer begins to live the part.
The Uninvited (1944) as Chauffeur
A brother and sister buy a house with a ghostly secret.
The Good Fellows (1943) as Graves, the butler
The title of Grand Caesar in the Ancient Order of Noblest Romans of Wakefield, Indiana keeps Jim "Pop" Helton (Cecil Kellaway) so involved and distracted that he forgets to pay the family's bills, nearly makes a shambles of a real estate deal his oldest daughter, Ethel (Helen Walker)is working on,almost wrecks her romance with Captain Tom Drayson (James Brown), and gets involved in a game with a pool shark in an effort to raise the remaining $75 of the $6,750 needed (that they didn't have) by the Wakefield Lodge to host the national convention of the Noblest Romans.
Flight for Freedom (1943) as Waiter
A female pilot breaks the Los Angeles to New York record and attracts the interest of the U.S. Navy, who want to send her on a spy mission.
Journey for Margaret (1942) as Porter
An American correspondent tries to adopt two children orphaned during the London blitz.
Night of January 16th (1941) as Valet
The story revoles around three people; Tycoon Bjorn Faulkner (Nils Asther), who is being called upon by his board of directors to explain a missing $20,000,000; Kit Lane (Ellen Drew), his secretary who also has a personal interest; and Steve Van Ruyle (Robert Preston), a sailor who has inherited a position on Faulkner's board of directors. Faulkner is (presumably) murdered, and Kit is falsely accused of the murder. Steve assumes the job of clearing her name.
The Lady Eve (1941) as Sir Alfred's manservant
A lady cardsharp tries to con an eccentric scientist only to fall for him.
Hold Back the Dawn (1941) as Waiter with tray
A gigolo flees Nazi occupation and sets his sights on a shy schoolteacher who happens to be a US citizen.
A Dispatch from Reuters (1940) as Cockney news vendor
An entrepreneur builds an international news agency.
Adventure in Diamonds (1940) as Second immigration officer
Let Us Live (1939) as Hotel clerk
Two wrongly convicted men are sentenced to death.
Man About Town (1939) as Second waiter
Producer Bob Temple, who's brought an American show to London, loves his star Diana, but she won't take him seriously as a lover. To show her, he picks up stranger Lady Arlington, whose financier husband neglects her. On a weekend at the Arlington country house, Bob is used by both Lady A. and her friend to make their husbands jealous; this works all too well, and Bob is in danger from both husbands.
Remember? (1939) as Boat steward
A bickering couple takes an amnesia potion so they can re-discover each other.
Lord Jeff (1938) as Assistant purser
When a good boy goes bad, his family sends him to a naval military school.
Souls at Sea (1937) as Ticket taker
An abolitionist signs on with a slaving ship to sabotage their efforts.
The Shadow Strikes (1937) as Hendricks
Lawyer-superhero Lamont Cranston dodges the police while hunting down a killer and a gangster chief.
Lost Horizon (1937) as Steward
Four fugitives from a Chinese revolution discover a lost world of peace and harmony.
Charlie Chan on Broadway (1937) as Steward
A New York nightclub singer plans to reveal gangsters named in her private diary. The diary disappears and the singer is murdered. Charlie Chan is called into to investigate.
Shall We Dance (1937) as
A ballet dancer and a showgirl fake a marriage for publicity purposes, then fall in love.
Lloyd's of London (1936) as Dandy
A young man's love for a married woman leads him to help found an insurance company.
Love on the Run (1936) as Newspaper reporter
Rival newsmen get mixed up with a runaway heiress and a ring of spies.
The Unguarded Hour (1936) as Newspaper man
A blackmailer tries to stop a woman from revealing evidence that could save a condemned man.
Sworn Enemy (1936) as Bergin, Chauffeur
A law student poses as a fight promoter to catch a notorious gangster.
Too Many Parents (1936) as Private tutor
George White's 1935 Scandals (1935) as Englishman
Bride of Frankenstein (1935) as Little Bishop
To save his wife, Baron Frankenstein must build a mate for his monster.
A Tale of Two Cities (1935) as
Charles Dickens'''' classic story of two men in love with the same woman during the French Revolution.
Ship Cafe (1935) as Butler
The Man Who Reclaimed His Head (1934) as Steward
A brilliant but impoverished writer, who is a pacifist, goes to work for a publisher and writes anti-war editorials. When he discovers that the publisher has betrayed him and is in league with munitions manufacturers to make money off of war, he goes insane.
Sadie McKee (1934) as Second butler
A working girl suffers through three troubled relationships on her road to prosperity.
The Gay Divorcee (1934) as
An unhappily married woman mistakes a suitor for the gigolo hired to end her marriage.
What Every Woman Knows (1934) as Butler
An ambitious wife backs her husband's political career.
The Mystery of Mr. X (1934) as Reporter
A sophisticated jewel thief tries to prove himself innocent of a string of cop murders.
The Girl from Missouri (1934) as Second butler
A gold-digging chorus girl tries to keep her virtue while searching for a rich husband.
The Gay Bride (1934) as Waiter
A gold digger tries to get ahead by marrying a succession of ill-fated racketeers.
International House (1933) as Ticket agent
Madcap investors converge on a Chinese hotel to buy rights to a new invention-television.

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