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Frank Overton

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RATE AND COMMENT

COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Fail Safe (1964) as General Bogan
A failure in the U.S. defense system threatens to start World War III.
2.
To Kill a Mockingbird (1963) as Sheriff Heck Tate
A young girl grows up fast when her lawyer father defends a black man accused of raping a white woman.
3.
Claudelle Inglish (1961) as Harley Peasley
A defiant Southern girl marries a poor dirt farmer instead of the wealthy landowner her mother picked out.
4.
Posse From Hell (1961) as Burt Hogan
Murphy goes after bad guys who shot his friend the sheriff and abducted a local girl. In a plot reminiscent of High Noon, the posse of town blowhards gradually abandons Murphy; only tenderfoot banker Saxon remains, to prove his manhood. When they find the girl, obviously abused by her captors, Murphy shows her acceptance and sympathy whereas the others disply only revulsion.
5.
Wild River (1960) as Walter Clark
In 1930's Tennessee, the native folk go to odds with a representative from the Tennesse Valley Authority who wants to buy up some land needed for the construction of the now famous dam.
6.
The Dark at the Top of the Stairs (1960) as Morris
Changing times create sexual tensions among members of a small-town family in the '20s.
7.
The Last Mile (1959) as Father O'Connors
Jail house tensions mount as a killer's execution approaches.
8.
Desire Under the Elms (1958) as Simeon Cabot
A fiery immigrant falls in love with her aging husband's brooding young son.
9.
Lonelyhearts (1958) as Mr. Sargeant
A sensitive young reporter assigned to write an advice column gets caught up in his readers' lives.
10.
The True Story of Jesse James (1957) as Maj. Cobb
The young Rebel turns to crime after the Civil War's end.
11.
No Way Out (1950) as Intern
A racist gangster forces a black doctor to tend to his injuries.
12.
Mystery Street (1950) as Guard
Criminal pathologists try to crack a case with nothing but the victim's bones to go on.
13.
Boomerang! (1947) as
A prosecutor fights to prove the defendant in a scandalous murder case is innocent.

Cast (special)

14.
Colossus (1963) as Dan Corbett; The Ranch Owner
The story, set in California's San Fernando Valley in 1912, follows events in the lives of Eric Tegman and John Michael Reardon, immigrants struggling to begin new lives in America. In the pilot episode, Tegman and Reardon encounter the wrath of Dan Corbett, a native son who objects to their purcha

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