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Cast (feature film)

Captain from Castile (1948) as
The invasion of Mexico by Cortez, as seen by a young Spanish officer fleeing the Inquisition.
Berlin Express (1948) as R.O.T. sergeant
Allied agents fight an underground Nazi group in post-war Europe.
Tobacco Road (1941) as
A patriarch of a large rural Southern clan are threatened to be thrown off their land.
Golden Hoofs (1941) as Party member
Ride on Vaquero (1941) as Cavalry officer
The Cisco Kid (Cesar Romero) is captured while keeping a rendezvous with cantina dancer Dolores (Joan Woodbury) but is released by his captor, the commander of a U.S. Army regiment, to help break up a kidnap ring. On his way to Las Tables with his pal, Gordito (Chris-Pin Martin), he makes a stop at the Martinez Rancho, where they learn that his friend Carlos (Robert Lowery) has been kidnapped, from his wife Marquerita (Lynne Roberts). At the Crystal Palace Saloon, Cisco runs into an old girlfriend, Sally (Mary Beth Hughes), who he once jilted for a tight-rope walker, but she doesn't betray him when the sheriff (Arthur Hohl) and an army officer (Robert 'Buddy' Shaw as Robert Shaw, since there was no other Robert Shaw at the time and this Robert Shaw had no need of the "Buddy" attribute given him by latter-day historians, who can't tell the players without a program and a roman numeral..and quite often not even then),enter searching for Cisco. While Cisco and the easily-forgiving Sally dance, the heads of the kidnap gang, the sheriff, Clark (Edwin Maxwell) and Redge (Don Costello), meet upstairs to discuss the plans for collecting the $50,000 ransom they have on Carlos. Cisco follows the kidnappers after they collect the ransom money, but before he can do anything about it, he is arrested and thrown in jail.
Adam Had Four Sons (1941) as Chris [Stoddard]
A governess becomes the center of a wealthy family after her employer's wife dies.
Rise and Shine (1941) as Assistant manager
The college president, the head cheerleader and a gambling gangster try to keep a flunking football star in the game.
Lillian Russell (1940) as
Life story of the musical star from her discovery in 1890 by bandleader Tony Pastor till her retirement in 1912 when she married newspaperman Alexander Moore.
The Great Profile (1940) as Reporter
Barrymore lampoons himself. A famous actor, given to drink, nearly destroys the show, but his leading lady (Hughes) returns to save it. Meanwhile a young girl (Baxter) tries to reform him.
Young People (1940) as Usher
Shirley's last film on her 20th Century Fox contract (aged 12). Her parents (Oakie, Greenwood) decide to retire from show biz so she can have a normal life. They are unwelcome in the small town until a storm lets the family show their stuff. Clips from earlier films fill in Shirley's background.
Star Dust (1940) as Boy leaving
When the studios reject her because she''''s too young, a young actress sets out to build a career on her own.
Sailor's Lady (1940) as Ensign
Sailor (Hall) is going to marry his girlfriend (Kelly) when he returns, but she becomes foster mother to baby whose parents are accidentally killed. The baby is accidentally left on board a visiting battleship.
Johnny Apollo (1940) as Clerk
A Wall Street broker is jailed for embezzling. His college graduate son then turns to crime to raise money for his father's release.
The Grapes of Wrath (1940) as Gas station attendant
Oklahoma farmers dispossessed during the Depression fight for better lives in California.
Elsa Maxwell's Public Deb No. 1 (1940) as Reporter
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.
Young Mr. Lincoln (1939) as
The future president considers a political career while practicing law.
Here I Am a Stranger (1939) as College student
Boy Friend (1939) as Cracker
A cop pretends to be a crook in order to catch a gang of outlaws. The bad guys run a night club as a front. The cop's sister helps him by singing there; otherwise, she's busy making love to a military cadet.
The Jones Family in Quick Millions (1939) as Barry Frazier
Rose of Washington Square (1939) as
A singer struggles to keep her criminal boyfriend from trouble.
20,000 Men a Year (1939) as Tommy Howell
Pilot (Scott) disobeys unsafe orders and loses his job. He then starts a flying school which receives a boost when the government launches a program which it hopes will produce 20,000 pilots a year.

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