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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Foxfire (1955) as Apache chief
Amanda Dartland accompanies her half-Apache husband Jonathan to a mining community where he will supervise the excavation of an almost mythical Apache treasure. His jealous rages and macho attitude cause her much misery, while the excavation project is threatened by prejudice and fear. Amanda tries to bridge the cultural gap, and Jonathan must do the same, or he will lose her. Mesmerizing brief performance by Celia Lovsky as Princess Saba.
2.
The Command (1954) as Indian chief
A high-minded doctor suddenly finds himself leading a Cavalry troop through hostile territory.
3.
The Black Dakotas (1954) as Medicine man
Confederate spies try to keep the President's emissary from delivering a peace treaty to the Sioux.
4.
They Rode West (1954) as Brave
A Cavalry doctor defies orders to treat Native Americans.
5.
Thunder Pass (1954) as
6.
Yukon Vengeance (1954) as Lone Eagle
7.
King of the Khyber Rifles (1954) as Afridi horseman
A half-Indian, half-British soldier is given command of a native fighting unit by the ruling British to squelch the uprisings of a rebellious guerilla group.
8.
Saginaw Trail (1953) as The Fox
Micgigan in 1827 was a bit off the beaten path for any B-western, especially one from Gene Autry, so Gene had to shed his Levis (since Mr. Strauss was about 20 years away from stitching his first pair together in San Francisco)and wear a different gun-belt, but the rest of his costume (hat and string-looped shirt)didn't make much of a bow in the authentic direction in this film, which finds the fur empire of Jules Brissac (Eugene Borden)in Michigan's Saginaw Valley wilderness being threatned by advancing settlers. His right hand henchman, Miller Webb (Myron Healey), dusguised as an Indian, leads renegade Delawares against the settlers. Captain Gene Autry (Gene Autry) of Hamilton's Rangers is sent to investigate. Gene and his pal Smiley (Smiley Burnette), aided by Randy Lane (Ralph Reed) and Brissac's niece, Flora Tourney (Connie Marshall), find evidence pointing to the guilt of Brissac and Webb and round them up to make the region safe for settlers.
9.
Salome (1953) as
Herod's stepdaughter discovers Christianity through her love for a Roman centurion.
10.
Desert Pursuit (1952) as Young brave
Wayne Morris, Virginia Gray, George Tobias, Anthony Caruso, Gloria Talbot, and Emmett Lynn as Leatherface. Three camel-riding Arabs pursue a pair of gold-laden miners across the Death Valley desert in this decidedly atypical western.
11.
California Conquest (1952) as Fernando
A wealthy landowner leads the fight to leave Mexican rule and make California a state.
12.
Brave Warrior (1952) as Chief Little Cloud
Jon Hall, Christine Larson, Jay Silverheels, Michael Ansara, Harry Cording. Set in Indiana just prior to the War of 1812, this western drama follows government agent Jon Hall as he attempts to expose the perpetrator of recent Indian insurrections.
13.
The First Time (1952) as Salesman
Expectant parents Joe and Betsy Bennett anxiously await the arrival of their new baby. Then after the baby arrives, they discover the unpleasant side of parenting: sleepless nights, extra bills and no more free time.
14.
Jungle Manhunt (1951) as Maklee chief
Jungle Jim searches for a famous football player lost in the jungle.
15.
Rock Island Trail (1950) as Lakin
Loumas, president of the Rock Island Trail company, tries to expand his rails into the Midwest but finds resistance of the steamship and stage-coach lines. The malicious Kirby Murrow tries everything to slow down Loumas' progress and doesn't even stop before sabotage. Only Constanze, daughter of banker Strong, believes in his success strong enough to support him financially.
16.
Davy Crockett, Indian Scout (1950) as High Tree
One of Davy Crockett's descendants leads a wagon train through perilous territory.
17.
Annie Get Your Gun (1950) as Indian brave
Fanciful musical biography of wild West sharpshooter Annie Oakley.
18.
19.
Broken Arrow (1950) as Juan
By 1870, there has been 10 years of cruel war between settlers and Cochise's Apaches. Ex-soldier Tom Jeffords saves the life of an Apache boy and starts to wonder if Indians are human, after all; soon, he determines to use this chance to make himself an ambassador. Against all odds, his solitary mission into Cochise's stronghold opens a dialogue. Opportunely, the president sends General Howard with orders to conclude peace. But even with Jeffords' luck, the deep grievance and hatred on both sides make tragic failure all too likely...
20.
Apache Chief (1949) as Grey Cloud
21.
Singin' Spurs (1948) as Chief Wolfpack
22.
The Last Round-Up (1947) as Indian herder
Gene Autry (Gene Autry) attempts to arrange that both the Indians and ranchers, scheduled to be driven from their land by Mesa City's mew aqueduct, benefit from the deal, which is opposed by town banker Mason (Ralph Morgan.) Mason stirs up the Indians against Gene but, with help from school teacher Carol (Jean Heather), Gene is able to expose Mason's schemes.
23.
Bowery Buckaroos (1947) as Moose
The Bowery Boys head west and land themselves in hot water.
24.
Robin Hood of Texas (1947) as Guest
When the bank is robbed, Gene and the boys are singing nearby and the Chief arrests them as gang members diverting attention but lets them go thinking they will lead them to the others. Duke Mantel double-crosses the rest of the gang and with the money, accidently heads for the dude ranch where Gene is. The rest of the gang eventually show up to retrieve the money just as Gene and the boys find themselves locked in a building.
25.
They Were Expendable (1945) as Sgt. Smith
A Navy commander fights to prove the battle-worthiness of the PT boat at the start of World War II.
26.
Swingin' on a Rainbow (1945) as Chauffeur
A young girl goes to New York to find a bandleader who has stolen all the songs she wrote and is passing them off as his own. She soon meets and falls in love with a struggling young songwriter who has his own problems.
27.
Frisco Sal (1945) as Member of quartette
Sal comes to the Barbary Coast from New England to find out who murdered her brother. She gets a job signing in Dude's saloon, falls in love with Dude, then wonders if he might be involved in the murder.
28.
Forever Yours (1945) as 1st soldier
29.
Riding West (1944) as Red Eagle
30.
The Story of Dr. Wassell (1944) as U.S. sailor
A Navy doctor fights to help wounded sailors escape the Japanese during World War II.
31.
Around the World (1944) as Soldier
Kay Kyser and his Kollege of Musical Knowledge entertain the troops overseas.
32.
Frontier Fury (1943) as Chief Eagle Feather
Indian Agent Steve Langdon is dismissed from his job when a money shipment he was transporting is robbed. He fought with one of the robbers and saw a tattoo on his arm. Later when Stella arrives Steve learns she was jilted by Dan Bentley, the man with that tattoo. So Steve puts her to work in a medicine show hoping she will be seen by one of Bentley's men.
33.
The Girl from Alaska (1942) as Eskimo
34.
King of the Stallions (1942) as Tonga
35.
Wake Island (1942) as Lieutenant of Marines
Marines stationed in the Pacific fight off the Japanese during World War II.
36.
Captains of the Clouds (1942) as Indian
A mail flyer joins the Canadian air force for fun but has to prove his worth when he goes to war.
37.
My Gal Sal (1942) as Indian
A chronicle of songwriter Paul Dresser as he moves up into New York society.
38.
The Monster and the Girl (1941) as Reporter
Scot Webster tries to save his sister Susan from the clutches of gangster W.S. Bruhl. When Scot comes to Bruhl's rented room, one of the gangster's aides falls into his hands, killed by a gunman. The murderer tosses his gun to Scot and disappears. Since all the evidence points at him, Scot is arrested, tried and sentenced to death. A mad scientist uses his brain to transplant it into a gorilla. After the operation Scot wakes up in the body of a gorilla, eager to get his revenge...
39.
Go West, Young Lady (1941) as Indian chief
A sheriff's girlfriend tries to unearth the identity of a masked bandit chief.
40.
Dr. Cyclops (1940) as Silent Indian
A brilliant physicist in the Peruvian jungle discovers how to shrink his enemies.
41.
Susannah of the Mounties (1939) as Indian
Shirley is the orphaned survivor of an Indian attack in the Canadian West. A Mountie (Scott) and his girlfriend (Lockwood) take her in. Everybody suffers further Indian attacks and the Mountie is saved from the stake only by Shirley's intervention with the Indian chief.
42.
Million Dollar Legs (1939) as Rich
At Middleton College, controlled by rich donor Melton, only paying sports are allowed. But Freddie Frye, conniving student body president, has to get a letter in some sport to win back his girl Susie; he schemes to revive crew boat racing. Sinking boats, no money, and his own waistline stand in his way. Can they win the big race with State University?
43.
Juarez (1939) as Tomas Mejia
True story of Mexico's Abraham Lincoln and his fight against Napoleon's empire.
44.
Blonde Trouble (1937) as Friend of Fred
Fred Stevens (Johnny Downs), on his way to New York City with hopes of succeeding as a songwriter, meets and falls in love with Edna Baker, an employee in a dentist's office. In New York, Fred meets Paul Sears (William Demarest), a broken-down songwriter, his wife Lucille (Helen Flint) and her gold-digging sister, Eileen Fletcher (Terry Walker.) They are indifferent to him until they discover he has his life's savings with him. Eileen makes plans to marry Fred and ignores her song-publishing boy friend, Joe Hart (Lynne Overman.) Fred and Paul write a song together and take it to Hart, who sees a way to get Eileen off his hands by giving Fred a large advance. Fred, who is completely swayed by Eileen, parts with Edna. Hart continues the advances but when Fred and Paul go to him asking why the song hasn't been published, Hart tells them it isn't any good and he was using Fred to help rid him of Eileen. Fred now realizes he loves Edna. A popular radio singer sees Fred's song in Hart's office and sings it on the air, and it becomes a hit.

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