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William "Bill" Phillips

William "Bill" Phillips



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Cast (feature film)

The Hellcats of the Navy (1957) as Carroll
A submarine commander inadvertently causes the death of a romantic rival under his command.
The Last Hunt (1956) as
Two frontiersmen clash over the slaughter of a buffalo herd.
Backlash (1956) as Rebel
Jim Slater's father (whom he never knew) died in the Apache ambush at Gila Valley, and Jim is searching for the one survivor, who supposedly went for help but disappeared with a lot of gold. In the process, he gets several people gunning for him, and he keeps meeting liberated woman Karyl Orton, who may be on a similar mission. Renewed Apache hostilities and an impending range war provide complications.
The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit (1956) as Bugala
A public relations man must cope with revelations about a wartime romance.
Ghost Town (1956) as Kerry "Crusty" McCabe
Stagecoach passengers fall under attack by Indians and begin to reveal their true selves under the stress.
Stagecoach to Fury (1956) as Bartender, Harold
The Fastest Gun Alive (1956) as Lars Toomey
A reformed gunslinger''''s past keeps catching up with him.
Top Gun (1955) as Hank Spencer
After he''''s cleared of murder, a cowboy runs for town marshal.
Wicked Woman (1954) as Gus
A trashy blonde lures a saloon owner away from his wife.
The Law vs. Billy the Kid (1954) as Charlie Bowdre
The young outlaw tries to go straight.
Gun Belt (1953) as Curly
A notorious outlaw tries to go straight, only to be framed by his former gang.
Private Eyes (1953) as Soapy
The Bowery Boys open a detective agency when one of them develops mind-reading talents.
Devil's Canyon (1953) as Red
A U.S. Marshal is unjustly convicted and sent to a notorious Arizona prison.
The Bad and the Beautiful (1953) as Assistant director
An unscrupulous movie producer uses everyone around him in his climb to the top.
A Slight Case of Larceny (1953) as Repairman
A garage owner taps into his rivals' gas lines.
Because You're Mine (1952) as Sergeant
After being drafted, an opera star falls for his sergeant's sister.
Love Is Better Than Ever (1952) as Mr. Khourney
A small-town girl falls for a big-city talent agent.
Just This Once (1952) as Horace Melnick
A playboy hands control of his dwindling fortune to a pretty girl.
Bugles in the Afternoon (1952) as Pvt. Tinney
Old enemies stationed together at an Army post vie for the same woman.
High Noon (1952) as Barber
A retired Marshal must defend his town from a revengeful villain.
Cavalry Scout (1951) as Sgt. Wilkins
Revenue Agent (1951) as Harry Reardon
Al Jennings of Oklahoma (1951) as Bill Mertz
The four Jennings brothers are Lawyers. When Al has a brother murdered, he goes after the murderer. He outdraws him but a witness says it was murder. Escaping the Sheriff he take refuge on a cattle ranch only to learn all the hands are rustlers. With a price on his head Al joins them and becomes an outlaw. His fame grows as does the reward for his capture.
The Red Badge of Courage (1951) as Veteran
A young Union soldier fights to atone for a moment of cowardice during the Civil War.
A Yank in Korea (1951) as Sergeant [Mike] Kirby
A tough sergeant has to teach a hotshot young soldier how to be a team player.
Only the Valiant (1951) as Medical assistant
Capt. Richard Lance (Gregory Peck) is unjustly held responsible, by his men & girlfriend, for an Indian massacre death of beloved Lt. Holloway. Holloway (Gig Young) is killed while escorting a dangerous Indian chief to another fort's prison. The chief escapes. Knowing their fort is in danger of Indian attack, Lance takes a small group of army misfits to an abandoned nearby army fort to defend a mountain pass against the oncoming Indian assault. Their mission is to stall for time until reinforcements from another fort arrive. The men in this small group of malcontents, deserters, psychopaths & cowards all hate Capt. Lance & wish him dead. Much to their chagrin, the men recognize that Lance's survival instincts, military knowledge & leadership are the only chance the group has of staying alive.
The Texas Rangers (1951) as Messenger
The head of the Texas Ranger enlists two convicts to track an outlaw band.
Smuggler's Gold (1951) as Chet Blake
The head of a smuggling ring sucks his niece''''s fiancé into his operation.
Detective Story (1951) as Callahan
A rigid police detective accidentally uncovers his wife's illegal past.
Kill the Umpire (1950) as Third baseman
To appease his family, a retired baseball player signs up for umpire school.
Devil's Doorway (1950) as Posse member
A Native American Civil War hero returns home to fight for his people.
Chain Gang (1950) as Roy Snead
A reporter gets a job as a prison guard to document inhuman conditions.
Customs Agent (1950) as Barton
Father of the Bride (1950) as Foreman of movers
A doting father faces mountains of bills and endless trials when his daughter marries.
He's a Cockeyed Wonder (1950) as "Pick" Reedley
A fledgling magician and his girlfriend get mixed up with bank robbers.
The Outriders (1950) as Outrider at dance
Rebel soldiers try to hijack a Union gold shipment.
Key to the City (1950) as Taxi driver
Two mayors meet and fall in love during a convention in San Francisco.
Johnny Allegro (1949) as Roy
A reformed hoodlum gets mixed up with counterfeiters and a deadly manhunt.
Any Number Can Play (1949) as Doorman
The owner of a gambling casino tries to win back his estranged wife and child.
Command Decision (1949) as Jeep driver
A senior officer faces the horror of sending his men on suicide missions over Germany during the last days of World War II.
Easy Living (1949) as Ozzie
An aging football star risks his health when his greedy wife won't let him retire.
On the Town (1949) as Simkins
Three sailors wreak havoc as they search for love during a whirlwind 24-hour leave in New York City.
Act of Violence (1949) as Veteran
An embittered veteran tracks down a POW camp informer.
Prison Warden (1949) as Lanning
Border Incident (1949) as Jim
Police try to crack down on the illegal immigration racket.
Blondie's Secret (1948) as Chips
Words and Music (1948) as Cab driver
Songwriters Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart search for love while rising to the top.
My Brother Talks to Horses (1947) as Driver
A small boy's secret gifts help him pick racetrack winners.
Courage of Lassie (1946) as Sergeant Tyler
A young girl tries to rehabilitate the famous collie after his return from combat service in World War II.
Music for Millions (1945) as Stooge
A pregnant musician awaits her husband's return from World War II.
Anchors Aweigh (1945) as Sailor
A pair of sailors on leave try to help a movie extra become a singing star.
Swingtime Johnny (1944) as Steve
The Andrews Sisters take a hiatus from show business to aid the war effort. They take on jobs at a pipe-organ plant now making artillery shells. But they still find time for plenty of singing and dancing.
First Comes Courage (1943) as Edvard, Aanrud's assistant
A Norwegian resistance fighter seduces a Nazi officer to learn enemy secrets during World War II.
The Coming Power (1914) as John Scanlon

Make-Up (feature film)

The Ride Back (1957) as Makeup
A young innocent tries to find the real killer when her reporter boyfriend is framed for murder.
The Magnificent Matador (1955) as Makeup
Maureen O'Hara as the spoiled, rich, American preditor who falls head-over-heels for the brooding, tormented, about-to-retire matador, Luis Santos (Anthony Quinn) who has inexplicably run away prior to a corrida that was to occasion the "alternativa" of a young, up-and-coming bullfighter (Manuel Rojas). The mystery is solved 94 minutes later, after Maureen has conquered Tony and Tony has saved Marueen's life by caping a toro bravo with his plaid horse blanket.
Born to Be Bad (1950) as Makeup
An ambitious girl steals a rich husband but keeps her lover on the side.
The Threat (1949) as Makeup
An escaped con kidnaps the people he thinks put him behind bars.
Bride for Sale (1949) as Makeup
Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942) as Makeup
A musical portrait of composer/singer/dancer George M. Cohan. From his early days as a child-star in his family's vaudeville show up to the time of his comeback at which he received a medal from the president for his special contributions to the US, this is the life- story of George M. Cohan, who produced, directed, wrote and starred in his own musical shows for which he composed his famous songs.
The Dawn Patrol (1938) as Makeup
A flight commander in France almost cracks under the pressure of sending men to their deaths.
The Sisters (1938) as Makeup
Three western girls make unhappy marriages at the turn of the century.
Three Smart Girls (1936) as Makeup
The daughters of a divorced couple try to keep their father from remarrying.
The Last Gentleman (1934) as Makeup
In New England circa 1933, a niece is reported missing and presumed dead and Cabot Barr (George Arliss) summons his relatives to the family estate for a memorial service. Once there, Barr taunts each one, claiming their only interest in him is hsi money, and sends them away when the report about the niece proves to be false. Only niece Marjorie, who has ridiculed one of his pet eccentricities, seems to be the object of any sentimental affection. Weeks later, Marjorie and her mother, Augusta (Edna May Oliver) and Allan (Frank Albertson), a young man Barr admires, are invited to Barr manor, where Barr fosters a romance between Marjorie and Allan. When his son, Judd (Donald Meek), seeks to have him declared insane, the shock kills the old man. Again, the family is gathered, a curtain is drawn and the old man appears on a film, and he tells each relative what he is leaving them and why, or why not in the case of Judd who is cut off without a cent. Marjorie is left the bulk of the estate as the old man, on film, declares her to be the only one worthy of carrying on the Barr traditions, and Allan is instructed to marry her and take her name as his family's cognomen. The film and the film within ends with Barr announcing that he hopes to have the pleasure of meeting them all again in another world.

Sound (feature film)

Red Runs the River (1963) as Sound Engineer

Cast (short)

The Great American Mug (1945)
This short film takes a look at the typical American barbershop.
The Last Installment (1945)
In this short film, a criminal idolizes the life of a famous gangster... unaware that his hero met a tragic end.
Easy Life (1944)
In this short film, a high school dropout finds that leading a life of crime is not all he thought it would be.

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