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Charles Russell

Charles Russell



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Cast (feature film)

Breakthrough (1950) as U.S. soldier
An American infantry unit moves from basic training to combat in Europe.
Mary Ryan, Detective (1950) as Baker
Chinatown at Midnight (1950) as Fred Morgan
Hurd Hatfield, Jean Wiles, Tom Powers, Ray Walker, Charles Russell, Jacqueline De Wit, Benson Fong, Ross Elliott. Caught in the act of stealing some antique vases, a thief murders two Chinese men and sets off a manhunt in Chinatown.
Tucson (1949) as Gregg Johnson
Trouble Preferred (1948) as Lt. Rod Brooks
Night Wind (1948) as Ralph Benson
Canon City (1948) as Tolley
A convict uses a fake gun to start a full-scale prison escape.
Give My Regards to Broadway (1948) as Arthur Waldron, Jr.
The Norwick family has had a successful run on the vaudeville circuit, but now some of the family wants out. Mom is ready to retire on the family's farm, and daughter June wants to quit now that she's engaged. That only leaves Dad and his son Bert, who are happy to work as a twosome. Soon Bert's love of baseball overtakes his show biz ambitions, especially after he's offered a major league contract to play. Now he has to figure out how to break the news to his dad.
Inner Sanctum (1948) as Harold [Dunlap]
The Late George Apley (1947) as Howard Boulder
Young love rocks a staid Boston family.
Johnny Comes Flying Home (1946) as Miles Cary
Wake Up and Dream (1946) as Lt. Coles
Henry Pecket (Clem Bevans) keeps a land-bound, home-made sloop in the backyard of his boarding house ran by widow Sara March (Charlotte Greenwood), who is tolerant of the fancied trips around the world taken by her "ancient mariner" boarder. Little Nella Cairn (Connie Marshall,)another boarder, is his constant companion on the sloop's "trips." When her brother, Jeff Cairn (John Payne), enlists in the Navy, Nella is sent to board with a cousin, but is unhappy and returns to the boarding house. Pecket sends for Jenny (June Haver), a waitress for Mr. Agrippa (Oliver Blake) at his lunchroom and sweetheart of Jeff. Pecket and Jenny together decide to take care of Nella, when she receives a telegram from the War Department advising that Jeff is missing in action. To console the young girl, Pecket tells her they'll sail out to a wonderful island he knows about where he is sure Jeff can be found. The widow March, incensed about gossip she hears that Pecket is entertaining women guests on his boat, sells it to Mr. Agrippa, who wants to make a hamburger stand out of it. He has a man install wheels on it and plans to tow it away the next day. Pecket, Jenny and Nella have a meeting on the boat, a storm blows up, and since the sails are set, the "Sara March" puts out to "sea,", where it becomes "reefed" in a haystack. A young itinerant dentist, Howard Williams (John Ireland), offers to tow them but runs out of gas just as they reach Dignman's Ferry. He suggests they launch the boat, and all hands, including Williams, who comes in handy when they encounter a scientist in need of dental work, set sail on an enchanted voyage for Pecket's rendezvous find Jeff.
Behind Green Lights (1946) as Arthur Templeton
Captain Eddie (1945) as Sgt. Jim Reynolds
WWI flyer Eddie Rickenbaker remembers his life which brought him from a car salesman, race driver and pilot in WWI, to an important person in the early years of civil airline service, after his plane crashed in the South Pacific in late 1942.
The Purple Heart (1944) as Lt. Kenneth Bayforth
This is the story of the crew of a downed bomber, captured after a run over Tokyo, early in the war. Relates the hardships the men endure while in captivity, and their final humiliation: being tried and convicted as war criminals.
Bombardier (1943) as Instructor
Military officers compete for the same woman while training pilots for war.
The Falcon Strikes Back (1943) as Bank messenger
A society sleuth is framed for murder by criminals running a war-bond racket.
Ladies' Day (1943) as Ball player
To save their team, baseball players try to get their star pitcher married to the right woman.

Cinematography (feature film)

I Wanted Wings (1941) as Film loader
Story follows the training and personal lives of three recruits in the Army Air Corps --- a wealthy playboy, a college jock and an auto mechanic. Love interest is supplied by a female photographer and a sultry blonde.

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