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Also Known As: Died: November 9, 1955
Born: July 7, 1890 Cause of Death: heart ailment
Birth Place: Owensboro, Kentucky, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Heroes Die Young (1960) as German lt.
The Eternal Sea (1955) as General
The Americano (1955) as Jim Rogers
Ten Wanted Men (1955) as Green
A cattleman''s dream of law and order is threatened by the ambitions of a ruthless rival.
New York Confidential (1955) as District Attorney Rossi
Story follows the rise and subsequent fall of the notorious head of a New York crime family, who decides to testify against his pals in order to avoid being killed by his fellow cohorts.
Double Jeopardy (1955) as Harry Sheldon
Lucky Me (1954) as Crony
When the members of a musical troupe take cleaning jobs, their lead singer falls for a famous songwriter.
Sea of Lost Ships (1954) as Rear admiral
I, the Jury (1953) as Miller
It's nearly Christmas, but Mike Hammer is on the vengeance trail when Jack, his wartime buddy, is murdered. Hotheaded Hammer sets out to find the killer, working his way through an increasingly large pile of suspects (and corpses). Along the way, he meets a new love interest, psychologist Charlotte Manning, a treacherous Santa, a gangster named Kalecki, and two weird sisters, the Bellamy twins.
The Marksman (1953) as Governor Watson
Hannah Lee (1953) as Sheriff
Julius Caesar (1953) as Metellus Cimber
An all-star adaptation of Shakespeare''''s classic about Julius Caesar''''s assassination and its aftermath.
The Last Posse (1953) as Frank White
Flashbacks reveal how a posse after stolen money returned empty handed.
Devil's Canyon (1953) as Joe, bartender
A U.S. Marshal is unjustly convicted and sent to a notorious Arizona prison.
Scared Stiff (1953) as Police lieutenant
A singer and his sidekick help an heiress who''s inherited a haunted mansion.
Donovan's Brain (1953) as Advisor
A scientist keeps an unscrupulous tycoon's brain alive and falls under its influence.
Deadline--U.S.A. (1952) as Andrew Wharton
With three days before his paper folds, a crusading editor tries to expose a vicious gangster.
Diplomatic Courier (1952) as Cherney
Department of State courier Mike Kelly ends up in postwar hotbed Trieste after failing to collect a package from a colleague. The Military Police are happy for him to get more involved, but things get a bit tough. After all, he is just a postman.
The WAC from Walla Walla (1952) as General
Jet Job (1952) as Oscar Collins
Flesh and Fury (1952) as Andy Randolph
Deaf boxer Paul Callan captures the interest of gold-digging blonde Sonya Bartow and retired fight manager 'Pop' Richardson. For a time, Sonya has the upper hand with Paul, but ultimately a rival appears in the shape of upper-crust reporter Ann Hollis. With a 3-way fight under way for influence over Paul, he takes matters into his own hands, but learns that getting what he wanted isn't necessarily a happy ending.
Denver & Rio Grande (1952) as Sloan
Edmund O'Brien and his team of railroading men try to build a rail line through a mountain pass, while a group of less scrupulous construction workers sabotage the entire operation in the hopes that they can get their tracks laid first and get the money from the railroad.
Bal Tabarin (1952) as Eddie Mendies
Horizons West (1952) as Frank Tarleton
Brothers Dan and Neil Hammond return to Texas after the Civil War. Ambitious Dan turns to rustling and then shady land deals to build an empire. Being held for a murder, he is rescued from a lynch mob by Neil, who is now the Marshal, but there is eventually a falling out between the brothers, good triumphing over evil.
The Steel Trap (1952) as Valcourt
A bank employee steals cash from the bank on Friday and, at the bidding of his wife, must return the money before it is discovered missing on Monday morning.
The Fabulous Senorita (1952) as Delaney
Phone Call from a Stranger (1952) as Dr. Fernwood
David Trask, the sole survivor of an airplane crash, takes it upon himself to contact the families of the various victims. He is quite surprised at who he finds: the wife and son of a troubled doctor; a domineering mother-in-law of an aspiring actress; and the invalid wife of an obnoxious traveling salesman.
We're Not Married! (1952) as Attorney General Frank Bush
A Justice of the Peace performed weddings a few days before his license was valid. A few years later five couples learn they have never been legally married. Annabel Norris, already Mrs. Mississippi and ready to enter the Mrs. America contest, is now free to enter the Miss Mississippi contest.
Fighting Coast Guard (1951) as Adm. Ryan
The Well (1951) as Mayor
In a racially mixed American town, a 5-year-old black girl falls unnoticed into a hidden, forgotten well on her way to school. Having nothing better to go on, the police follow up a report that the child was seen with a white stranger, and rumors run wild. Before hapless, innocent Claude Packard is even found, popular hysteria has him tried and convicted. But Packard's troubles pale by comparison as ever more inflated rumors uncap the well of racial tensions and mob violence. And young Carolyn Crawford, forgotten by most, is still missing...
The Strip (1951) as Lt. Detective Bonnabel
A jazz drummer fights to clear his name when he's accused of killing a racketeer.
The Tall Target (1951) as Simon G. Stroud
A detective tries to prevent the assassination of President Lincoln during a train ride.
Chinatown at Midnight (1950) as Capt. Howard Brown
Hurd Hatfield, Jean Wiles, Tom Powers, Ray Walker, Charles Russell, Jacqueline De Wit, Benson Fong, Ross Elliott. Caught in the act of stealing some antique vases, a thief murders two Chinese men and sets off a manhunt in Chinatown.
East Side, West Side (1950) as Owen Lee
A chic New York couple is torn apart by a seductive model.
Right Cross (1950) as Tom Balford
A boxer's ego battles his love for his manager's daughter.
Destination Moon (1950) as General Thayer
A crusading scientist defies the government to launch an expedition to the moon.
Again Pioneers (1950) as Ken Keeler
The Nevadan (1950) as Bill Martin
A U.S. Marshall tries to recover stolen gold.
Special Agent (1949) as Chief Special Agent Wilcox
Scene of the Crime (1949) as Umpire Menafoe
A detective tries to solve a policeman's murder.
Chicago Deadline (1949) as [Glenn] Howard
On Chicago's South Side reporter Ed Ames finds the body of a dead girl. Her address book leads to a host of names of men frightened by her death but claiming never to have known her. Ames comes to know quite a lot, dangerously so.
Angel in Exile (1948) as Warden
Mexican Hayride (1948) as Ed Mason
Up in Central Park (1948) as Rogan
The Time of Your Life (1948) as [Freddy Blick] A stool-pigeon and frame-up artist
A philosophical drunk encourages his friends to live their dreams to the hilt.
Station West (1948) as Captain [George] Iles
A federal agent takes on a gang of gold thieves.
I Love Trouble (1948) as Ralph Johnston
A wealthy man hires a detective to investigate his wife's past. The detective (Franchot Tone) discovers that the wife had been a dancer and left her home town with an actor. The latter is killed before he can talk, but, with the help of a showgirl, the detective learns that the wife had used stolen papers from a girl friend to enter college after she had stolen $40,000 from the night club where she worked. The detective eventually learns that the husband had killed his wife when he discovered her past in order to avoid a scandal, and had hired the detective to try and frame him for the killing.
For the Love of Rusty (1947) as Hugh Mitchell
A dog helps a boy and his father sort out their differences.
The Farmer's Daughter (1947) as Nordick
When she goes to work for a congressman, a Minnesota farm girl takes Washington by storm.
Angel and the Badman (1947) as Dr. Mangrum
When a Quaker girl nurses a notorious gunman back to health, he tries to adopt her peaceful ways.
They Won't Believe Me (1947) as Trenton
A faithless husband is charged with a murder he didn't commit.
The Son of Rusty (1947) as Hugh Mitchell
When they are separated, a boy and his dog fight to find each other.
The Last Crooked Mile (1946) as Floyd Sorelson
Her Adventurous Night (1946) as Dan Carter/Bank robber
The Blue Dahlia (1946) as Capt. Hendrickson
A veteran fights to prove he didn''''t kill his cheating wife.
Two Years Before the Mast (1946) as Bellamer
Charles Stewart, the "Pilgrim" owner's playboy son, finds himself shanghaied on his father's ship commanded by cruel Captain Thompson. When scurvy breaks out he leads a mutiny and is slapped in irons. Floggings and torture abound.
The Chicago Kid (1945) as Mike Thurber
The Phantom Speaks (1945) as Harvey Bogardus
Double Indemnity (1944) as Mr. Dietrichson
An insurance salesman gets seduced into plotting a client's death.
Practically Yours (1944) as Commander Harpe
The Auction Block (1917) as Bob Wharton

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