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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
The Woman in White (1948) as Night clerk
Classic mystery about the adventures of a young tutor sent to a ghostly country estate.
2.
Bob, Son of Battle (1947) as Parson Leggy Hornbut
3.
Our Hearts Were Growing Up (1946) as Butler
Cornelia and Emily, at college in the early 1920s, have triangle trouble with their beaus. Their affairs become entangled with those of a chance-met, kindly bootlegger. Much of the humor derives from pre-Roaring Twenties naivity.
4.
Kitty (1946) as Earl of Campton
A penniless British lord passes a street urchin off as a lady to sell her to a rich husband.
5.
Devotion (1946) as Club member
The Bronte sisters and their brother fight personal demons to realize their artistic ambitions.
6.
The Suspect (1945) as Frazer
In 1902 London, unhappily married Philip Marshall meets young Mary Gray, who is unemployed and depressed. Their deepening friendship, though physically innocent, is discovered by Philip's wife who threatens him with exposure and scandal, driving him to kill her. Thereafter, fortune seems to smile on Philip Marshall; but does fate have a surprise in store?
7.
Doll Face (1945) as Soho, the butler
A burlesque star breaks into the big time.
8.
Captain Kidd (1945) as
An infamous pirate tries to double cross the King of England.
9.
Practically Yours (1944) as Harvey, butler
10.
Are These Our Parents (1944) as Butler
11.
Happy Go Lucky (1943) as Captain of waiters
To land a rich husband, golddigger Marjory Stuart goes to Trinidad posing as a debutante. Beach boy Pete promptly unmasks her, but offers to help her catch his enemy, yachtsman Alfred Monroe. Marjory's pal Bubbles turns out to be the old flame of Pete's pal Wally. All the well-planned efforts to land Monroe end in slapstick; then Wally's voodoo priestess landlady gives him a love potion that works...
12.
Rings on Her Fingers (1942) as Paul
Susan Miller (Gene Tierney) works behind the girdle counter in a department store and dreams about the beautiful clothes and glamour she can never hope to have. Enter May Worthington (Spring Byington) and Warren (Laird Cregar), a pair of con artists who pose as the mother and uncle of a pretty girl in order to separate millionaires from their money. They convince Susan she has an opportunity to fulfill all her dreams, and the trio heads for Palm Beach. Susan meets John Wheeler (Henry Fonda) who says he is shopping for a sailboat. Believing that he is a millionaire, Warren and May sell him a boat that doesn't belong to them, and make off with his $15,000 life savings. Looking for greener pastures, they work themselves into the family of wealthy Tod Wheeler (John Shepperd), who falls for Sue, posing as "Linda Worthington". But John shows up as a guest of Fenwick and he tells "Linda", not knowing she was part of the scam, that he has a detective after the fake captain (Warren) that sold him the boat. John admits that he is not a millionaire but only a $50-a-week clerk. He asks her to marry him and, over the protests of May, she accepts. Tod, who has been away, wires Linda a marriage proposal which is intercepted by Warren, who accepts on her behalf via a return wire. He intends to blackmail her into marrying Tod and then blackmail the Fenwicks into dissolving the marriage. To get John's money back to him, which she has but can't tell him, Linda enlists the aid of Colonel Prentiss (Henry Stephenson) who runs a gambling house, and the machines are fixed so that John wins his money back. Linda and John go to the terminal to leave, but Tod shows up and she tries to keep him away from John, who knows her as Sue.
13.
The House of the Seven Gables (1940) as Phineas Weed
A man frames his brother for murder to secure the family fortune for himself.
14.
Brother Orchid (1940) as Meadows
After a failed hit, a mob chief recuperates in a monastery.
15.
The Mad Empress (1939) as
16.
Rulers of the Sea (1939) as Mr. McKinnon
17.
Son of Frankenstein (1939) as Benson
The legendary scientist''''s son is tempted to resume his father''''s horrible experiments.
18.
Captain Fury (1939) as Governor's aide
An Irish convict escapes an Australian prison to organize a revolution.
19.
The Big Broadcast of 1938 (1938) as Secretary to T. F. Bellows
A radio announcer tries to juggle musical acts and his ex-wives while broadcasting from an ocean liner.
20.
Stage Door (1937) as
Women at a theatrical boarding house try to make their big break happen.
21.
Bill Cracks Down (1937) as Jarvis
22.
Maytime (1937) as Secretary
An opera star's manager tries to stop her romance with a penniless singer.
23.
You Can't Buy Luck (1937) as Rivers
A racehorse owner tries to buy victory by performing good deeds, but gets mixed up in murder instead.
24.
45 Fathers (1937) as Van Brunt
25.
August Week-end (1936) as Grimsby
26.
Dracula's Daughter (1936) as Hobbs
A Hungarian countess seeks the aid of a noted psychiatrist, in hopes of freeing herself of a mysterious evil influence.
27.
Dracula's Daughter (1936) as Valet
A Hungarian countess seeks the aid of a noted psychiatrist, in hopes of freeing herself of a mysterious evil influence.
28.
Give Me Your Heart (1936) as Servant
A socialite has to give up the baby she bore to a married man.
29.
The Girl from 10th Avenue (1935) as Butler
After a working girl reforms an alcoholic lawyer who was recently dumped, his ex wants him back.
30.
East of Java (1935) as Resident
31.
Vagabond Lady (1935) as Chauffeur
A department store owner''''s sons compete for his secretary''''s heart.
32.
When a Man's a Man (1935) as Gibbs
33.
Imitation of Life (1934) as Butler
A widow and her housekeeper go into business together but almost lose their daughters.
34.
We Live Again (1934) as Judge
A Russian nobleman discovers the peasant girl he once seduced has turned to crime.
35.
Stingaree (1934) as Governor's first aide
An Australian bandit kidnaps an opera singer and falls in love with her.
36.
Thirty Day Princess (1934) as Baron Passeria
37.
Million Dollar Ransom (1934) as Meigs
38.
The Richest Girl in the World (1934) as The butler [Binkley]
To put off fortune-hunters, an heiress trades places with her secretary.
39.
Sons of Steel (1934) as Higgins
40.
Only Yesterday (1933) as
41.
The Big Brain (1933) as Butler
42.
A Lady's Profession (1933) as Crotchett
43.
44.
Love Me Tonight (1932) as Valet
A Parisian tailor falls in love with a princess.
45.
The Man Called Back (1932) as Secretary
46.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1932) as Poole
Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale of a scientist who unleashes the beast within.
47.
Meet the Wife (1931) as Williams
48.
The Lady Refuses (1931) as Dobbs
A millionaire hires an out-of-work girl to lure his son from a gold digger.
49.
Compromised (1931) as Tipton
50.
The Bachelor Father (1931) as Bolton
An aging Don Juan decides to get better acquainted with his grown children.
51.
The Lady of Scandal (1930) as Morton
A nobleman risks his family''''s wrath by courting an actress.
52.
The Man From Blankley's (1930) as Dawes
53.
The Runaway Bride (1930) as Williams
A criminal gang goes after the jewels their dying leader stashed in a woman''''s handbag.
54.
The Love Parade (1930) as Master of ceremonies
A count finds his marriage to a queen less than satisfying.
55.
A Lady Surrenders (1930) as Butler
A wealthy industrialist's wife gets into a big argument with him; to cool off, she goes on an ocean trip. He thinks she's left him for good, so he marries another woman. When his first wife returns, complications ensue.
56.
East Is West (1930) as Thomas
Ming Toy is on the auction block in China. She is saved by Billy and taken to San Francisco by Lo Sang Kee. To save her from deportation she is sold to Charlie Yong, the Chop Suey King. Billy kidnaps her with plans of marriage.
57.
Monte Carlo (1930) as
A wealthy count poses as a hairdresser to romance a financially strapped countess.
58.
One Romantic Night (1930) as Colonel Wunderlich
A princess engaged to a prince falls for her brother's tutor.
59.
60.
The Man Who Laughs (1928) as Lord High Chancellor
Gwynplaine, son of Lord Clancharlie, has a permanent smile carved on his face by the King, in revenge for Gwynplaine's father's treachery. Gwynplaine is adopted by a travelling showman and becomes a popular idol. He falls in love with the blind Dea. The king dies, and his evil jester tries to destroy or corrupt Gwynplaine. Unlike in the original story by Victor Hugo, the lovers escape to France.
61.
Oh, Kay (1928) as Lord Braggot
62.
The Student Prince in Old Heidelberg (1928) as Lutz
In this silent film, a young prince attending college falls for a barmaid below his station.
63.
Singed (1927) as Ernie Whitehead
64.
65.
Fast and Furious (1927) as Englishman
66.
The Boy Friend (1926) as
A woman who dreams of moving to New York City ditches her boy friend, who soon tries to win her back.
67.
"Marriage License?" (1926) as Beadon
68.
Diplomacy (1926) as
69.
The Lady From Hell (1926) as Hon. Charles Darnely
70.
A Regular Fellow (1925) as Valet
71.
Lost--a Wife (1925) as Baron Deliguières
72.
Learning To Love (1925) as Butler
73.
The Marriage Whirl (1925) as Dick Mayne
74.
The King on Main Street (1925) as Jensen
75.
Enticement (1925) as William Blake
76.
Broadway After Dark (1924) as The Old Actor
77.
Tiger Love (1924) as Don Victoriano Fuentes
78.
The Wolf Man (1924) as Sir Reginald Stackpoole
79.
80.
Men (1924) as The Baron
81.
The Female (1924) as Clyde Wiel
82.
The Fast Set (1924) as Archie Wells
83.
Woman-Proof (1923) as Cecil Updyke
84.
The Light in the Dark (1922) as Peters
85.
The New York Idea (1920) as Thomas
86.
A Pair of Cupids (1918) as Martin
87.
The Beautiful Adventure (1917) as Valentine Borroyer
88.
The Amazons (1917) as Lord Tweenways

Cast (short)

89.
Manhattan Monkey Business (1935)
After a man accidentally over-tips, he must find a way to pay for his dinner and impress a girl in this comedic short.
90.
The Ocean Waif (1916) as
In this silent film, an abused young woman finds safety and eventually love in the arms of a famous novelist.

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