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Jack Richardson

Jack Richardson

  • White Angel, The (1936) July 15 (ET) - Reminder REMINDER
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Maidstone (1971) as
2.
Beyond the Law - Blue (1968) as Jack Scott
Drama about what goe in one of New York City's police precinct houses on a given night.
3.
A Summer Place (1959) as Claude Andrews
An adulterous couple discovers that their children are sexually involved.
4.
Vertigo (1958) as Male escort
A detective falls for the mysterious woman he''s been hired to tail.
5.
The Colossus of New York (1958) as Reporter
Jeremy Spensser, genius humanitarian, is killed in an accident just after winning the Nobel Peace Prize. His father William, a brilliant brain surgeon, works on the body in secret before burial; later revealing to his other son Henry that he has the brain on life support and hopes to encase it in a robot body! The resulting being is large, strong, and develops many strange powers. Initially it has Jeremy's gentle personality but this, too, begins to change, and a year later it decides to end its long seclusion... Unusual piano music score.
6.
The Proud and Profane (1956) as Sailor
7.
The Benny Goodman Story (1956) as Boatman
The legendary band leader fights to make swing acceptable.
8.
9.
The Mating Season (1951) as Board of directors
A woman pretends to be a cleaning lady to get to know her son's high-society in-laws.
10.
Crashing Thru (1949) as Baker
11.
That's My Gal (1947) as Buyer
Two sharpie promoters (Don Barry and Frank Jenks) put on a show they believe is so bad it will not play more than one day and they therefore will not have to pay the long list of investors,i.e, suckers and buyers. But one of the investors dies intestate and his interests pass to the state. The governor's secretary (Lynne Roberts) engages new talent (the Four Step Brothers, Guadalajara Trio, St. Clair & Vilvoa, Dolores and Don Graham, et al) and a new orchestra (Jan Savitt), in order to make the show successful and a profitable investment for the state. Barry (in another of the vast majority of his films in which he was not billed as Don "Red" Barry), who has fallen in love with the first-billed Roberts, reforms and buys up the surplus stock.
12.
Romance of the West (1946) as Smithers
13.
Suspense (1946) as Poker player
The new manager of an ice show plots to steal the owners business and his wife.
14.
Night and Day (1946) as Surgeon
Fanciful biography of songwriter Cole Porter, who rose from high society to find success on Tin Pan Alley.
15.
Magnificent Doll (1946) as
Dolly Payne is adored by two leaders of the fledgling American government, James Madison and Aaron Burr. She plays each against the other, not only for romantic reasons, but also to influence the shaping of the young country. By manipulating Burr's affections, she helps Thomas Jefferson win the presidency, and eventually she becomes First Lady of the land herself.
16.
Fear (1946) as Pedestrian
A detective uses psychological warfare to get a confession out of a murderous student.
17.
Black Market Babies (1945) as Forman
This George Morris story (screenplay by George Wallace Sayre) was based on an article that appeared in "Woman's Home Companion" and later reprinted in "Reader's Digest." Eddie Condon (Kane Richmond), a two-bit racketeer, teams up with an alcoholic doctor, Judson (Ralph Morgan), to set up a maternity home with free facilities to expectant mothers, with the proviso that the women sign away all rights to their new-borns. The babies are then offered for adoptation to couples willing to make a substantial "contribution" to the home. Things go well for this borderline within-the-law business until a baby is still-born. Conden had already sold the baby for $5,000 and has no intention of returning the money, so he substitutes the child of the sister (Teala Loring) of his wife (Jayne Hazard). There is a slip-up on the filing of the certificates and the District Attorney's office gets involved.
18.
The Shanghai Cobra (1945) as Postman
Charlie Chan investigates a series of deaths by snake bite.
19.
Mama Loves Papa (1945) as Gentleman
A wimp named playground commissioner takes on corrupt city officials.
20.
Obliging Young Lady (1942) as Second uncle
A lawyer's secretary tries to protect a controversial client from prying eyes at an over-crowded hotel.
21.
The Great Mr. Nobody (1941) as
An accident-prone reporter stumbles into love and a big story.
22.
Mr. Celebrity (1941) as Bill Geraghty
The grandparents (James Halligan and Laura Treadwell) of Danny Mason (Buzzy Henry), an orphaned boy, are trying to have him put into their custody rather than that of his uncle, Jim King (James Seay), a racetrack veterinary, as they object to the track enviroment in which he is being raised. Their destinies become entwined with that of former silent-film stars Francis X. Bushman and Clara Kimball Young and ex-heavyweight champion James J."Jim" Jeffries, and that of a broken-down race horse named "Mr. Celebrity." The tagline tells it all.
23.
Singapore Woman (1941) as Reporter
A woman who believes she's cursed, takes refuge on a rubber plantation.
24.
Passage from HongKong (1941) as Tourist
A thriller writer tries to impress a young woman by pretending to be tied to a murder.
25.
Strange Alibi (1941) as Taxi driver
An undercover cop finds himself on the wrong side of the law when the mob discovers his true identity.
26.
Meet John Doe (1941) as
A reporter's fraudulent story turns a tramp into a national hero and makes him a pawn of big business.
27.
Night of January 16th (1941) as Faulkner Corp. director
The story revoles around three people; Tycoon Bjorn Faulkner (Nils Asther), who is being called upon by his board of directors to explain a missing $20,000,000; Kit Lane (Ellen Drew), his secretary who also has a personal interest; and Steve Van Ruyle (Robert Preston), a sailor who has inherited a position on Faulkner's board of directors. Faulkner is (presumably) murdered, and Kit is falsely accused of the murder. Steve assumes the job of clearing her name.
28.
Castle on the Hudson (1940) as Prisoner
A hardened crook behind bars comes up against a reform-minded warden.
29.
The Man Who Talked Too Much (1940) as Prisoner
A defense lawyer sets out to topple a powerful gangster.
30.
South of Suez (1940) as Jenkins, groom
A murder defendant falls for his alleged victim's daughter.
31.
32.
A Fugitive from Justice (1940) as Photographer
An insurance investigator gets caught between cops and crooks when he hides the beneficiary of a million-dollar policy.
33.
British Intelligence (1940) as First cockney soldier
A lady spy uses a British nobleman's home in her undercover work for the Germans.
34.
Gun Code (1940) as McClure
35.
Our Leading Citizen (1939) as Member
36.
Devil's Island (1939) as
A surgeon unjustly sent to Devil's Island fights to survive harsh treatment.
37.
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) as Senator Manchester
An idealistic Senate replacement takes on political corruption.
38.
Pride of the Blue Grass (1939) as Steward
A jockey trains a blind horse for the Grand National.
39.
Pack Up Your Troubles (1939) as British sniper
Out of work vaudevillians join the army in WWI and head for France.
40.
The Adventures of Jane Arden (1939) as Steward
A reporter poses as a jewel smuggler to unmask a criminal gang.
41.
The Housekeeper's Daughter (1939) as Reporter
A gangster's moll runs home to mother, with reporters and amateur detectives hot on her tail.
42.
Code of the Secret Service (1939) as
Secret Service agents try to solve the theft of treasury banknote plates.
43.
We Are Not Alone (1939) as Mr. Patterson
A British doctor hires an injured ballerina as a nanny for his son.
44.
Torchy Blane...Playing with Dynamite (1939) as Taxi driver
A female reporter gets herself arrested so she can interview a gangster's moll.
45.
Yes, My Darling Daughter (1939) as Husband
A freethinker's liberal ways are tested when her daughter announces plans for a premarital fling.
46.
News Is Made at Night (1939) as Golfer
47.
Union Pacific (1939) as Official
A crooked politician tries to stop construction of the first intercontinental railroad.
48.
On Trial (1939) as Station attendant
A novice lawyer must defend a killer.
49.
Men Are Such Fools (1938) as Vendor
An ambitious secretary uses the men in her life to turn herself into a radio star.
50.
Heart of the North (1938) as Trapper
A Canadian Mounted Policeman searches for the outlaws who robbed a freighter.
51.
Over the Wall (1938) as Attendant
A prison chaplain tries to help a man framed for murder prove his innocence.
52.
Meet the Girls (1938) as Steward
53.
Garden of the Moon (1938) as Waiter
A nightclub owner and a bandleader compete for the lead singer's heart.
54.
The Patient in Room 18 (1938) as Cabby
A hospitalized detective probes the murder of a fellow patient.
55.
Sergeant Murphy (1938) as Hawkins
A lowly private becomes attached to a trained military horse.
56.
Maid of Salem (1937) as Sheriff
Young lovers (Claudette Colbert and Fred MacMurray) fall afoul of repressive society as Salem elders get caught up in the witch hunts and trials of 17th century Massachusetts. One family in particular uses the hysteria to its advantage, getting even with everyone for every slight--real or imagined.
57.
Smart Blonde (1937) as Murphy
An ambitious reporter forces her policeman boyfriend to let her help with a murder case.
58.
Another Dawn (1937) as Lang
An officer's wife at a British outpost in Africa falls for another man.
59.
Missing Witness (1937) as Convict window washer
60.
Call It a Day (1937) as Proprietor of grocery store
An average day brings a variety of comic problems to members of a British family.
61.
The Prince and the Pauper (1937) as Beggar
Rousing adaptation of the Mark Twain tale of a 16th-century prince who trades places with a lookalike peasant.
62.
The Case of the Stuttering Bishop (1937) as Taxi driver
Perry Mason tries to find out if a long-lost heiress is the real thing.
63.
Another Dawn (1937) as Lang
An officer's wife at a British outpost in Africa falls for another man.
64.
Love Is on the Air (1937) as Waiter
A crusading radio reporter takes on civic corruption.
65.
Stage Door (1937) as Reporter
Women at a theatrical boarding house try to make their big break happen.
66.
Confession (1937) as Man at station
A glamorous singer commits murder to protect her daughter's virtue.
67.
The White Angel (1936) as Cook
In this true story, Florence Nightingale defies military leaders to organize humanitarian nursing services during the Crimean War.
68.
Earthworm Tractors (1936) as Clerk
At the urging of his ambitious girlfriend, a salesman starts hawking tractors.
69.
Times Square Playboy (1936) as Cabby
When he comes to New York for a wedding, an out-of-towner makes trouble for all concerned.
70.
Crash Donovan (1936) as
71.
Crime and Punishment (1935) as
A young student murders for money then tries to escape his guilt and a brilliant detective.
72.
Living on Velvet (1935) as Taxi driver
A guilt-ridden pilot finds a new outlook on life when he falls for a society girl.
73.
The Girl from 10th Avenue (1935) as Elevator man
After a working girl reforms an alcoholic lawyer who was recently dumped, his ex wants him back.
74.
I'll Love You Always (1935) as Bartender
75.
The Right to Live (1935) as Chauffeur
A crippled war hero's death turns out to be murder.
76.
Going Highbrow (1935) as Second steward
A nouveau riche couple try to break into high society.
77.
Let 'Em Have It (1935) as Sergeant Boyle
We follow the training and adventures of a team of young federal anti-gangster agents, Mal Stevens, Van Rensseler, and Tex Logan. After foiling a kidnap attempt on socialite Eleanor Spencer (an old flame of Van's), Mal falls for her; but they're at odds over her belief in the innocence of her chauffeur Joe Keefer (whom Mal knows was involved) and her young brother Buddy's desire to join the federal agents. This conflict climaxes with the pursuit of an Ohio bank-robbing gang.
78.
The Whole Town's Talking (1935) as Detective
A gangster hides from the law by trading places with a mild-mannered double.
79.
The Public Menace (1935) as Policeman
A cocky reporter's marriage to a manicurist jeopardizes his career.
80.
The Perfect Clue (1935) as Simms
81.
Maybe It's Love (1935) as Patron
A young couple suffers through in-law and employment problems.
82.
The Daring Young Man (1935) as Detective
83.
The Case of the Lucky Legs (1935) as Clerk
Perry Mason tries to stay on the wagon while investigating the murder of a crooked beauty contest promoter.
84.
While the Patient Slept (1935) as Reporter
A nurse investigates murder at a mysterious mansion.
85.
The Goose and the Gander (1935) as Baggage man
A divorcee can't stop meddling in her ex-husband's affairs.
86.
Three Kids and a Queen (1935) as Customer
87.
Don't Bet on Blondes (1935) as Elevator man
An actress's manager tries to keep her from leaving the stage for marriage.
88.
George White's Scandals (1934) as Thin man
Opening with a credit line that reads "Entire production conceived, created and directed by George White," a film evolves where the only plot line is a thin backstage romance between Jimmy Martin (Rudy Vallee) and Kitty Donnelly (Alice Faye)in and around a dozen or more sketches, revues, black-outs and singing and dancing turns. Made before the birth of the production code, reviewers of the day found much to object about in the implications of Alice Faye's "Nasty Man" song with the Meglin Kiddies, and the dog action in the "Your Dog Loves My Dog" number by Vallee, Faye, Jimmy Durante and Dixie Dunbar. The geometric dance arrangements used in the Vallee, Durante and Cliff Edwards "Every Day Is Father's Day" was not cause for Busby Berkeley to lose any sleep.
89.
Mills of the Gods (1934) as Workman
90.
Stand Up and Cheer! (1934) as
President Franklin Roosevelt appoints a theatrical producer as the new Secretary of Amusement in order to cheer up an American public still suffering through the Depression. The new secretary soon runs afoul of political lobbyists out to destroy his department.
91.
Desirable (1934) as
An aging actress tries to keep her teen-aged daughter out of the public eye.
92.
Gun Justice (1933) as Sheriff
Wanting the Lance ranch, Burkett kills Lance and brings in an imposter to pose as the heir Ken Lance. Ken learns of the plan, captures the imposter, and arrives posing as himself. In an ensuing gunfight a man is killed and Ken is in trouble when not only is he accused of the murder, but the imposter escapes and convinces the Sheriff he's the real Ken Lance.
93.
Only Yesterday (1933) as
94.
The Son of Kong (1933) as Sailor
Producer Carl Denham returns to Skull Island in search of more monsters.
95.
Without Honor (1932) as Steve Henderson
96.
Man from New Mexico (1932) as Jim Fletcher
97.
The Last Man (1932) as Doctor
98.
Scandal for Sale (1932) as Compositor
99.
They Never Come Back (1932) as Hank Bates
100.
101.
Lightnin' Smith's Return (1931) as Chancey Ruggles
102.
Maid to Order (1931) as Smuggler
103.
Unfaithful (1931) as Armstrong
104.
Land of Wanted Men (1931) as Thorpe
105.
The Big Gamble (1931) as Gambler
A gambler fakes his death so he can pay off his creditors with the insurance money.
106.
Gun Smoke (1931) as Tacy Keeler
Following a killing and robbery in a big city back east, gang leader Kedge Darvas(William 'Stage' Boyd) and some of his henchies take a train to a small western town in Idaho, with intentions of hiding out there until things cool down back in Chi or NYC, or wherever they lammed from.They are welcomed with open arms by the citizens under the impression they are there as capital investors with money to spend. Before long, Darvas figues the town is ripe for the taking and sends word for reinforcements, and each arriving train unloads a few suits and snappy-brim hats.Then they get rough, kill Sheriff Posey Meed(Guy Oliver)and rile up the citizens, led by cowhand Brad Farley(Richard Arlen), who had Darvas spotted for a wrong number just by the way he made moves on Sue Vancey(Mary Brian.)
107.
Mystery Train (1931) as Crook
108.
Temptation (1930)
109.
The Costello Case (1930) as Donnelly
110.
The Dude Wrangler (1930) as Dude guests
111.
Only Saps Work (1930) as Chef
112.
Trigger Tricks (1930) as Joe Dixon
113.
The Fourth Alarm (1930) as Fireman
114.
Painted Faces (1929) as Stage manager
115.
Sailor's Holiday (1929) as Captain
116.
One Splendid Hour (1929) as Peter Hoag
117.
Sex Madness (1929) as
118.
The Leatherneck (1929) as
120.
The Ballyhoo Buster (1928) as Jim Burnett
121.
Marked Money (1928) as Scudder
122.
Across the Plains (1928) as Joe Steward
123.
A Midnight Adventure (1928) as Anthony Munroe
125.
Trial Marriage (1928) as
126.
Partners in Crime (1928) as Jake
127.
Melody of Love (1928) as Music publisher
128.
The Speed Classic (1928) as Speed cop
129.
Women Who Dare (1928) as Frank Lawson
130.
Eager Lips (1927) as Tony Tyler
131.
Wilful Youth (1927) as Edward Compton
132.
The Snarl of Hate (1927) as William Reynolds
133.
Black Tears (1927) as
134.
Avenging Fangs (1927) as Trigger Kincaid
135.
The Sonora Kid (1927) as Arthur Butterworth
136.
Polly of the Movies (1927) as Rolland Harrison
137.
The Merry Cavalier (1926) as Mel Bronson
138.
The Broadway Gallant (1926) as Red Sweeney
139.
The Hurricane (1926) as
140.
The Millionaire Orphan (1926) as William Hampton
141.
Walloping Kid (1926) as Don Dawson, foreman of Hampton's ranch
142.
The Hollywood Reporter (1926) as Hymie Durning
143.
Code of the Northwest (1926) as Donald Stafford
144.
The Rainmaker (1926) as Western doctor
145.
146.
Devil's Dice (1926) as Weary
147.
Her Honor the Governor (1926) as Slade
148.
149.
The Night Watch (1926) as Mr. Powell
150.
Ridin' Wild (1925) as Scar-face Jordan
151.
152.
153.
The Texas Bearcat (1925) as Watson
154.
Where Romance Rides (1925) as Dave Colton
155.
Beyond the Border (1925) as Brick Dawson
When Bob Smith brings in the outlaw Bob Moore he learns his real name is also Bob Smith. With his sister whom he has not seen since childhood arriving, Moore gets Smith to pose as him. The masquerade works fine for a while but then Moore's gang members plan to kill him and Smith must save the brother of the woman he now loves.
156.
The Knockout Kid (1925) as Assistant foreman
157.
Cold Fury (1925) as
158.
159.
The Sagebrush Lady (1925) as Tom Doyle
160.
That Wild West (1924) as
161.
Border Women (1924) as Gentleman Jack
162.
Lightnin' Jack (1924) as
163.
The Fire Patrol (1924) as "Butch" Anderson
164.
Tiger Thompson (1924) as Bull Dorgan
165.
166.
167.
168.
Dynamite Dan (1924) as Fight manager
169.
Looped for Life (1924) as Jack Hawkesby
170.
Crashin' Through (1924) as Scarface Jordan
171.
The Cowboy and the Flapper (1924) as Red Carson
172.
Women First (1924) as Madden
173.
The Midnight Express (1924) as Detective Collins
174.
North of Alaska (1924) as
175.
Souls for Sale (1923) as Motion picture heavy
In this silent film, a young woman turns Hollywood upside down in her search for stardom.
176.
The Daring Years (1923) as Flaglier, cabaret owner
177.
Counterfeit Love (1923) as Roger Crandall
178.
179.
No Mother To Guide Her (1923) as James Walling
180.
Fog Bound (1923) as Sheriff Holmes
181.
Hair Trigger Casey (1922) as Kentucky Hurley
182.
The Deuce of Spades (1922) as Hawk-nose
Amos, a Boston beanery owner inherits a restaurant out West and goes out to make his fortune. Unfortunately, the local card sharps take his last dime and show him up for a tenderfoot. So Amos sets out to become a gunslinger.
183.
Crimson Clue (1922) as
184.
A Dangerous Adventure (1922) as Herbert Brandon
185.
The Three Must-Get-Theres (1922) as Walrus
186.
Too Much Speed (1921) as Tyler Hellis
187.
No Defense (1921) as Frederick Apthorpe
188.
The Sting of the Lash (1921) as Seeley
189.
Fightin' Mad (1921) as Amos Rawson
190.
The Toll Gate (1920) as The sheriff
Outlaw Black Deering leads a band of desperadoes, but decides to give up the bandit life. Agreeing to go on one last job with his gang, he is captured when his henchman Jordan betrays the gang for the reward. Deering escapes and determines to avenge himself on Jordan.
192.
The Strange Boarder (1920) as Westmark
193.
Dangerous Hours (1920) as Boris Blotchi
194.
The Heart of a Woman (1920) as Bull Robinson
195.
Duds (1920) as Pat's pal
196.
Dangerous Love (1920) as Half-breed
197.
The Long Lane's Turning (1919) as Cameron Craig
198.
The End of the Game (1919) as Dan Middleton
199.
Whitewashed Walls (1919) as Mendez
200.
The Old Maid's Baby (1919) as Her Father
201.
The Mints of Hell (1919) as Clay Hibbing
202.
The Mayor of Filbert (1919) as Mayor Johann Schmidt/Charles Smith
203.
The She Wolf (1919) as Sheriff of Mad Dog
204.
The Painted Lily (1918) as Cecil Grey
205.
The Sea Panther (1918) as Will Kip
206.
Go West, Young Man (1918) as Hugh Godson
207.
Wife or Country (1918) as Dr. Meyer Stahl
Sylia Hamilton rehabilitates an alcoholic attorney and marries him. When World War I breaks out, she is persuaded to help the German cause and later commits suicide rather than compromise her husbands career.
208.
Captain of His Soul (1918) as Martin
209.
You Can't Believe Everything (1918) as Hastings Carson
210.
The Reckoning Day (1918) as Frederick Kube
211.
Desert Law (1918) as Rufe Dorsey
212.
His Enemy, the Law (1918) as Captain Jack Rogers/John Rogers
213.
The Man Above the Law (1918) as Duke Chalmers
214.
Free and Equal (1918) as Alexander Marshall
215.
Giving Becky a Chance (1917) as Ross Benson
216.
Fighting Back (1917) as China-Mex
217.
Ashes of Hope (1917) as "Ace High" Lawton
218.
Love or Justice (1917) as Paul Keeley
219.
The Sudden Gentleman (1917) as Count Caminetti
220.
Golden Rule Kate (1917) as "Slick" Barney
221.
The Sawdust Ring (1917) as Colonel Simmonds
222.
Mountain Dew (1917) as Milt Sears
223.
Beware of Strangers (1917) as Prof. Otto Rusburg, a clairvoyant
224.
One Shot Ross (1917) as Jim Butler
225.
Land O' Lizards (1916) as Buck Moran
226.
Immediate Lee (1916) as Kentuck Hurley
227.

Cast (short)

228.
Don't Talk (1942)
This short film focuses on industrial sabotage during wartime.

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