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Cast (feature film)

Fly-by-Night (1942) as John Prescott
Belle Starr (1941) as Fat orderly
A Southern belle turns outlaw when her family loses their land.
Michael Shayne, Private Detective (1941) as Al
The Irish-American detective Shayne is hired by a racetrack bigwig (Kolb) to guard his compulsive gambler daughter (Weaver). When her boyfriend is murdered, Shayne gets blamed.
Blood and Sand (1941) as La Pulga [also known as Luis Potajel]
A married matador's rise to stardom is complicated by an affair with a beautiful aristocrat.
Sheriff of Tombstone (1941) as
The mayor has sent for a gunslinger who, though appearing to clean up the town, is really to be the mayor's means of taking the town over. When Roy and Gabby arrive in Tombstone, Roy is mistaken for the gunslinger. Just as Roy is ready to expose the mayor, the real gunslinger shows up.
Rags to Riches (1941) as Bickford
Life with Henry (1941) as Reporter
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...
Reaching for the Sun (1941) as Rita's partner, dance hall
Marry the Bo$$'$ Daughter (1941) as Subway guard
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.
Penny Serenade (1941) as Bill collector
A woman on the verge of divorce recalls her heartbreaking attempts to adopt a child.
Wild Geese Calling (1941) as Guide
In the 1890s lumberjack John leaves Seattle for Alaska to look for gold. After he marries dancehall girl Sally, he finds she used to be in love with his best friend Blackie.
Pier 13 (1940) as Al Higgins
Castle on the Hudson (1940) as Prisoner
A hardened crook behind bars comes up against a reform-minded warden.
Elsa Maxwell's Public Deb No. 1 (1940) as Guard
When a waiter (Murphy) gives a society girl (Joyce) a public spanking for attending a Communist rally, her soup-tycoon uncle (Ruggles) makes the waiter a vice-president of his company.
Florian (1940) as Ernst
Tear Gas Squad (1940) as Crusty
A brave young policeman single-handedly takes on a vicious criminal gang.
Girl in 313 (1940) as First detective
Lucky Cisco Kid (1940) as Passenger in stagecoach
Cisco and Gordito arrive to find there is an outlaw operating in the area who is assumed to be the Cisco Kid. When a reward is offered for his capture and a large shipment of money goes out, Cisco is on hand. Seeing the gang rob the stage he goes after them only to be wounded. The gang leader leaves Cisco's handkerchief at the scene and now he is wanted for the murder he tried to break up.
The Grapes of Wrath (1940) as Agent
Oklahoma farmers dispossessed during the Depression fight for better lives in California.
Christmas in July (1940) as Tom
An unemployed dreamer thinks he's won a big radio contest.
Wall Street Cowboy (1939) as Gillespie
Molybdenum is a hard, gray metallic element used to toughen alloy steels and soften tungsten alloy. It is also used in fertilizers, dyes and enamels. Well, anyway, Roy's ranch is full of the stuff and an evil Wall Street syndicate wants to foreclose on the ranch when Roy has trouble making his mortgage payment.
Union Pacific (1939) as Brakeman
A crooked politician tries to stop construction of the first intercontinental railroad.
Boy Slaves (1939) as Motor cop
A young runaway ends up in a juvenile labor camp.
Coast Guard (1939) as First expressman
A Coast Guard lieutenant and a reckless flyer vie for the same woman.
The Cisco Kid and the Lady (1939) as Drunk
Just as Harbison kills a miner, Cisco and Gordito arrive and the dying miner rips his map into three pieces. Harbison tries to get the other two pieces but Cisco continues to outwit him. When Cisco takes the map from Billie who took it from Harbison, she identifies him and he is jailed. Having a change of heart she has a plan to get him out and he has a plan to trap Harbison.
Rose of Washington Square (1939) as Jim
A singer struggles to keep her criminal boyfriend from trouble.
Chicken Wagon Family (1939) as Tough guy
An traveling merchant (Carrillo) takes his family to New York where he explores his weakness for poker as he looks for work aided by his daughter (Withers).
They All Come Out (1939) as Judge in kangaroo court
A young man sentenced to jail, attempts to reform himself and his fellow inmates.
$1,000 a Touchdown (1939) as Two Ton Terry
The Return of the Cisco Kid (1939) as Deputy Johnson
Cisco is attracted to Ann Carver and is soon involved in her and her Grandfather's problems. Sheriff McNally has taken their money, their deed, and thrown them in jail. After breaking them out he makes a deal to buy back their land from McNally and to get the money he and his comrades rob the bank. When time for the payoff arrives, McNally has his men ready to nab him but Cisco has a surprise for McNally.
6,000 Enemies (1939) as "Bull" Snyder
A prison riot traps an innocent couple.
Gone With the Wind (1939) as A carpetbagger orator
Classic tale of Scarlett O'Hara's battle to save her beloved Tara and find love during the Civil War.
Sergeant Madden (1939) as Ringleader
A police officer's son joins the force but goes bad.
You and Me (1938) as Knucks
Every Day's a Holiday (1938) as Henchman
If I Were King (1938) as Colin De Cayeulx
Vagabond poet Francois Villon wins the chance to improve life in Medieval France, if he will give up his lower-class friends.
Angels with Dirty Faces (1938) as Blackie
Childhood friends on opposite sides of the law fight over the future of a street gang.
Mr. Moto's Gamble (1938) as Policeman
Mr. Moto must discover who poisoned a fighter in the boxing ring. This movie began as "Charlie Chan at the Ringside," but Warner Oland died during the filming so it was switched to a Mr. Moto.
The Woman I Love (1937) as [Lieutenant] Marbot
Her Husband Lies (1937) as Carwig
There Goes the Groom (1937) as Eddie [Interne]
A young man strikes it rich in the Alaskan gold mines, then faces romantic complications when he returns home.
Poppy (1936) as Constable Bowman
A carnival con man tries to pass off his daughter as heiress to a great estate.
My American Wife (1936) as Vincent Cantillon
Rose Bowl (1936) as Doc
The Petrified Forest (1936) as Ruby
An escaped convict holds the customers at a remote desert cantina hostage.
Front Page Woman (1935) as Guard
Rival reporters try to scoop each other while covering a fire.
I'll Love You Always (1935) as Pigface
Age of Indiscretion (1935) as Gus
A moralistic publisher discovers his wife is cheating on him.
Dr. Socrates (1935) as Beanie
A small-town doctor gets mixed up with gangsters.
Powdersmoke Range (1935) as Brose Glasgow
Three cowboys buy a ranch but have to fight off gunmen to keep it.
Three Kids and a Queen (1935) as Federal man
Fighting Marines, The (1935)
U.S. Marines, attempting to build a landing field on Halfway Island in the Pacific, unwittingly endanger the secret hideout of a mysterious figure known as The Tiger Shark. The Tiger Shark therefore begins a program of sabotage and murder against the Marines.
'G' Men (1935) as
A mob protege joins the FBI when a friend is gunned down.
Metropolitan (1935) as Electrician
Opera prima donna leaves the Metropolitan to form her own company with Tibbett as leading man. She leaves this company too which means Tibbett and company must carry on without her.
Calm Yourself (1935) as Dutch
An advertising man takes off after kidnappers.
One Frightened Night (1935) as Abner
An eccentric millionaire, unable to locate his only granddaughter, decides to divide his estate among a group of people less close to him: his niece and nephew, his attorney, his doctor, and his housekeeper. But complications and murder arise when two different women turn up, claiming to be the granddaughter.
The Big Shakedown (1934) as Trigger
A racketeer breaks into black-market medicine.
Let's Be Ritzy (1934) as Henry
The Pursuit of Happiness (1934) as Thad Jennings
An innkeeper''''s daughter falls for a British deserter during the American revolution.
Wild Boys of the Road (1933) as Buggie Maylin
An impoverished girl masquerades as a boy to run with a gang of young hobos.
Bureau of Missing Persons (1933) as Irish Conlin
A police chief helps a young bride find her missing husband or at least his corpse.
Trick for Trick (1933) as Boley
Me and My Gal (1932) as Al
A New York cop falls in love with a waterfront waitress whose sister falls for a gangster.
The Age for Love (1931) as Jeff Aldrich

Writer (feature film)

Wild and Wonderful (1964) as Screenwriter
Cognac, a pampered poodle and popular star on French television, creates marital problems for his pretty owner Giselle when he becomes jealous of her new husband.
For Love or Money (1963) as Screenwriter
A millionairess forces her lawyer to find suitable husbands for her three daughters who stand to inherit a fortune.

Make-Up (feature film)

3 Into 2 Won't Go (1969) as Makeup
Steve Howard, a British sales executive living in Manchester, England, begins an affair with a young hitchhiker, Elle Patterson, to emotionally get away from his marriage to his wife Francis. But when Elle moves into a room in Steve and Francis's house, he must keep the true nature of his relationship with Elle under wraps at all costs.
Otley (1969) as Makeup
A petty crook finds himself mistaken for a murderer and a secret agent.
The Magus (1968) as Makeup
An English teacher arrives on a sleepy Greek island to take up a vacant teaching post. The last man to hold the post committed suicide under mysterious circumstances. Slowly but surely, he is drawn into a bizarre game engineered by a reclusive local magician. The deeper into the game he is drawn, the more he senses danger... yet cannot seem to untangle himself from the fascinating and compelling influence that the game is having on his mind.
A Challenge for Robin Hood (1968) as Makeup
Robin Hood gathers a band of rebels to fight against his scheming cousin and the evil sheriff.
The Vengeance of She (1968) as Makeup
The queen of a lost city possesses the body of a young innocent destined to take her place.
Five Million Years to Earth (1968) as Makeup
Subway excavations unearth a deadly force from beyond space and time.
Clue of the Twisted Candle (1968) as Makeup
Ricochet (1966) as Makeup
Solicitor Alan Phipps formulates a plan to blackmail his wealthy and unfaithful wife, Yvonne, and at the same time, get revenge against her boyfriend, John Brodie, by setting him up to appear that he is the blackmailer and for Yvonne to kill him. But Brodie, anticipating this predictament, has a hidden agenda behind all this to get the last laugh at Phipps.
Dutchman (1966) as Makeup
Adaptation of LeRoi Jones' play takes place in a subway cer where a sluttish, red-necked, white woman passenger goes to heads with a young, black male passenger.
The Uncle (1966) as Makeup
Solo for Sparrow (1966) as Makeup
The £20,000 Kiss (1964) as Makeup
Maid for Murder (1963) as Makeup
Damn the Defiant! (1962) as Makeup
The crew of a British sailing ship threatens mutiny during the Napoleonic wars.
Lost Lagoon (1958) as Makeup
A man tries to start a new life on a Pacific island, but is haunted by memories of the family he left behind.
Melba (1953) as Makeup
The highly fictionalized story of Nellie Melba, Australian-born soporano who rose to operatic fame in the latter part of the 19th century and who had a desert and form of dry toast (true) named after her. In her film debut, the Metropolitan opera's Patrice Munsel, plays the title role in a film that primarily strings together eight excerts from well-known operas as well as one or two lighter numbers and a montage of famous opera personalities featuring the chorus of the Covent Garden Opera and members of the Sadler Wells Ballet. The story follows the career of Melba from the time she left her father's Australian cattle ranch and a suitor to travel to Paris to get her voice training, and picks up another suitor. She debuts in Brussells and is a smash hit followed by international fame. The suitor from Australia shows up in Monte Carlo, marries her and soon is cast in the role of "Mr. Melba" until he can take it no longer and returns to Australia, while Melba decides her voice belongs to the world and sadly goes on alone.

Cast (short)

Know Your Money (1940)
This short film tells the fictitious story of a bill counterfeiting ring.

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