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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.
Devotion (1946) as Club member
The Bronte sisters and their brother fight personal demons to realize their artistic ambitions.
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.
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.
6.
Doll Face (1945) as Soho, the butler
A burlesque star breaks into the big time.
7.
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?
8.
Captain Kidd (1945) as
An infamous pirate tries to double cross the King of England.
9.
Are These Our Parents (1944) as Butler
10.
Practically Yours (1944) as Harvey, 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
A sales woman at a department store works with two con artists and falls in love with a victim of one of their schemes.
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.
A Chump at Oxford (1940) as Professor Witherspoon
When they accidentally capture a bank robber, two street cleaners are given a scholarship to Oxford.
16.
Rulers of the Sea (1939) as Mr. McKinnon
17.
The Mad Empress (1939) as
18.
Captain Fury (1939) as Governor's aide
An Irish convict escapes an Australian prison to organize a revolution.
19.
Son of Frankenstein (1939) as Benson
The legendary scientist''s son is tempted to resume his father''s horrible experiments.
20.
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.
21.
Stage Door (1937) as
Women at a theatrical boarding house try to make their big break happen.
22.
Bill Cracks Down (1937) as Jarvis
23.
45 Fathers (1937) as Van Brunt
24.
Maytime (1937) as Secretary
An opera star's manager tries to stop her romance with a penniless singer.
25.
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.
26.
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.
27.
The Bohemian Girl (1936) as
Two pickpockets raise a stolen child, not realizing she''s royalty.
28.
August Week-end (1936) as Grimsby
29.
Give Me Your Heart (1936) as Servant
A socialite has to give up the baby she bore to a married man.
30.
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.
31.
East of Java (1935) as Resident
32.
Vagabond Lady (1935) as Chauffeur
A department store owner''''s sons compete for his secretary''''s heart.
33.
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.
34.
When a Man's a Man (1935) as Gibbs
35.
Sons of Steel (1934) as Higgins
36.
The Richest Girl in the World (1934) as The butler [Binkley]
To put off fortune-hunters, an heiress trades places with her secretary.
37.
Million Dollar Ransom (1934) as Meigs
38.
Imitation of Life (1934) as Butler
A widow and her housekeeper go into business together but almost lose their daughters.
39.
Stingaree (1934) as Governor's first aide
An Australian bandit kidnaps an opera singer and falls in love with her.
40.
We Live Again (1934) as Judge
A Russian nobleman discovers the peasant girl he once seduced has turned to crime.
41.
Thirty Day Princess (1934) as Baron Passeria
42.
Only Yesterday (1933) as
43.
The Big Brain (1933) as Butler
44.
45.
A Lady's Profession (1933) as Crotchett
46.
The Man Called Back (1932) as Secretary
47.
Love Me Tonight (1932) as Valet
A Parisian tailor falls in love with a princess.
48.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1932) as Poole
Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale of a scientist who unleashes the beast within.
49.
Compromised (1931) as Tipton
50.
The Lady Refuses (1931) as Dobbs
A millionaire hires an out-of-work girl to lure his son from a gold digger.
51.
The Bachelor Father (1931) as Bolton
An aging Don Juan decides to get better acquainted with his grown children.
52.
Meet the Wife (1931) as Williams
53.
The Lady of Scandal (1930) as Morton
A nobleman risks his family''''s wrath by courting an actress.
54.
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.
55.
56.
The Runaway Bride (1930) as Williams
A criminal gang goes after the jewels their dying leader stashed in a woman''''s handbag.
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.
The Love Parade (1930) as Master of ceremonies
A count finds his marriage to a queen less than satisfying.
60.
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.
61.
The Man From Blankley's (1930) as Dawes
62.
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.
63.
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.
64.
Oh, Kay (1928) as Lord Braggot
65.
Singed (1927) as Ernie Whitehead
66.
67.
Fast and Furious (1927) as Englishman
68.
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.
69.
Diplomacy (1926) as
70.
The Lady From Hell (1926) as Hon. Charles Darnely
71.
"Marriage License?" (1926) as Beadon
72.
Learning To Love (1925) as Butler
73.
The Marriage Whirl (1925) as Dick Mayne
74.
Lost--a Wife (1925) as Baron Deliguières
75.
Enticement (1925) as William Blake
76.
A Regular Fellow (1925) as Valet
77.
The King on Main Street (1925) as Jensen
78.
Broadway After Dark (1924) as The Old Actor
79.
The Fast Set (1924) as Archie Wells
80.
The Female (1924) as Clyde Wiel
81.
82.
The Wolf Man (1924) as Sir Reginald Stackpoole
83.
Tiger Love (1924) as Don Victoriano Fuentes
84.
Men (1924) as The Baron
85.
Woman-Proof (1923) as Cecil Updyke
86.
The Light in the Dark (1922) as Peters
87.
The New York Idea (1920) as Thomas
88.
A Pair of Cupids (1918) as Martin
89.
The Beautiful Adventure (1917) as Valentine Borroyer
90.
The Amazons (1917) as Lord Tweenways

Cast (short)

91.
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.
92.
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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