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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.
Fear (1946) as Pedestrian
A detective uses psychological warfare to get a confession out of a murderous student.
13.
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.
14.
Romance of the West (1946) as Smithers
15.
Suspense (1946) as Poker player
The new manager of an ice show plots to steal the owners business and his wife.
16.
Night and Day (1946) as Surgeon
Fanciful biography of songwriter Cole Porter, who rose from high society to find success on Tin Pan Alley.
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.
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.
22.
Singapore Woman (1941) as Reporter
A woman who believes she''''s cursed, takes refuge on a rubber plantation.
23.
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.
24.
The Great Mr. Nobody (1941) as
An accident-prone reporter stumbles into love and a big story.
25.
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.
26.
Passage from HongKong (1941) as Tourist
A thriller writer tries to impress a young woman by pretending to be tied to a murder.
27.
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.
28.
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.
29.
British Intelligence (1940) as First cockney soldier
A lady spy uses a British nobleman''''s home in her undercover work for the Germans.
30.
31.
Gun Code (1940) as McClure
32.
The Man Who Talked Too Much (1940) as Prisoner
A defense lawyer sets out to topple a powerful gangster.
33.
South of Suez (1940) as Jenkins, groom
A murder defendant falls for his alleged victim''''s daughter.
34.
Castle on the Hudson (1940) as Prisoner
A hardened crook behind bars comes up against a reform-minded warden.
35.
Yes, My Darling Daughter (1939) as Husband
A freethinker''''s liberal ways are tested when her daughter announces plans for a premarital fling.
36.
News Is Made at Night (1939) as Golfer
37.
Union Pacific (1939) as Official
A crooked politician tries to stop construction of the first intercontinental railroad.
38.
The Housekeeper's Daughter (1939) as Reporter
A gangster's moll runs home to mother, with reporters and amateur detectives hot on her tail.
39.
Devil's Island (1939) as
A surgeon unjustly sent to Devil''''s Island fights to survive harsh treatment.
40.
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) as Senator Manchester
An idealistic Senate replacement takes on political corruption.
41.
Our Leading Citizen (1939) as Member
42.
Pack Up Your Troubles (1939) as British sniper
Out of work vaudevillians join the army in WWI and head for France.
43.
The Adventures of Jane Arden (1939) as Steward
A reporter poses as a jewel smuggler to unmask a criminal gang.
44.
On Trial (1939) as Station attendant
A novice lawyer must defend a killer.
45.
Code of the Secret Service (1939) as
Secret Service agents try to solve the theft of treasury banknote plates.
46.
We Are Not Alone (1939) as Mr. Patterson
A British doctor hires an injured ballerina as a nanny for his son.
47.
Torchy Blane...Playing with Dynamite (1939) as Taxi driver
A female reporter gets herself arrested so she can interview a gangster''''s moll.
48.
Pride of the Blue Grass (1939) as Steward
A jockey trains a blind horse for the Grand National.
49.
Over the Wall (1938) as Attendant
A prison chaplain tries to help a man framed for murder prove his innocence.
50.
Sergeant Murphy (1938) as Hawkins
A lowly private becomes attached to a trained military horse.
51.
Garden of the Moon (1938) as Waiter
A nightclub owner and a bandleader compete for the lead singer''''s heart.
52.
Heart of the North (1938) as Trapper
A Canadian Mounted Policeman searches for the outlaws who robbed a freighter.
53.
Meet the Girls (1938) as Steward
54.
Men Are Such Fools (1938) as Vendor
An ambitious secretary uses the men in her life to turn herself into a radio star.
55.
The Patient in Room 18 (1938) as Cabby
A hospitalized detective probes the murder of a fellow patient.
56.
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.
57.
Confession (1937) as Man at station
A glamorous singer commits murder to protect her daughter''''s virtue.
58.
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.
59.
Another Dawn (1937) as Lang
An officer''''s wife at a British outpost in Africa falls for another man.
60.
Love Is on the Air (1937) as Waiter
A crusading radio reporter takes on civic corruption.
61.
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.
62.
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.
63.
Another Dawn (1937) as Lang
An officer''''s wife at a British outpost in Africa falls for another man.
64.
Missing Witness (1937) as Convict window washer
65.
Smart Blonde (1937) as Murphy
An ambitious reporter forces her policeman boyfriend to let her help with a murder case.
66.
Stage Door (1937) as Reporter
Women at a theatrical boarding house try to make their big break happen.
67.
Times Square Playboy (1936) as Cabby
When he comes to New York for a wedding, an out-of-towner makes trouble for all concerned.
68.
The White Angel (1936) as Cook
In this true story, Florence Nightingale defies military leaders to organize humanitarian nursing services during the Crimean War.
69.
Crash Donovan (1936) as
70.
Earthworm Tractors (1936) as Clerk
At the urging of his ambitious girlfriend, a salesman starts hawking tractors.
71.
I'll Love You Always (1935) as Bartender
72.
Going Highbrow (1935) as Second steward
A nouveau riche couple try to break into high society.
73.
Crime and Punishment (1935) as
A young student murders for money then tries to escape his guilt and a brilliant detective.
74.
Don't Bet on Blondes (1935) as Elevator man
An actress''''s manager tries to keep her from leaving the stage for marriage.
75.
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.
76.
Maybe It's Love (1935) as Patron
A young couple suffers through in-law and employment problems.
77.
The Daring Young Man (1935) as Detective
78.
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.
79.
While the Patient Slept (1935) as Reporter
A nurse investigates murder at a mysterious mansion.
80.
The Goose and the Gander (1935) as Baggage man
A divorcee can't stop meddling in her ex-husband's affairs.
81.
Three Kids and a Queen (1935) as Customer
82.
Living on Velvet (1935) as Taxi driver
A guilt-ridden pilot finds a new outlook on life when he falls for a society girl.
83.
The Whole Town's Talking (1935) as Detective
A gangster hides from the law by trading places with a mild-mannered double.
84.
The Public Menace (1935) as Policeman
A cocky reporter's marriage to a manicurist jeopardizes his career.
85.
The Perfect Clue (1935) as Simms
86.
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.
87.
The Right to Live (1935) as Chauffeur
A crippled war hero''''s death turns out to be murder.
88.
Mills of the Gods (1934) as Workman
89.
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.
90.
Desirable (1934) as
An aging actress tries to keep her teen-aged daughter out of the public eye.
91.
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.
92.
The Son of Kong (1933) as Sailor
Producer Carl Denham returns to Skull Island in search of more monsters.
93.
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.
94.
Only Yesterday (1933) as
95.
Scandal for Sale (1932) as Compositor
96.
The Last Man (1932) as Doctor
97.
Man from New Mexico (1932) as Jim Fletcher
98.
Without Honor (1932) as Steve Henderson
99.
They Never Come Back (1932) as Hank Bates
100.
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.)
101.
Unfaithful (1931) as Armstrong
102.
The Big Gamble (1931) as Gambler
A gambler fakes his death so he can pay off his creditors with the insurance money.
103.
104.
Lightnin' Smith's Return (1931) as Chancey Ruggles
105.
Maid to Order (1931) as Smuggler
106.
Mystery Train (1931) as Crook
107.
Land of Wanted Men (1931) as Thorpe
108.
Temptation (1930)
109.
Trigger Tricks (1930) as Joe Dixon
110.
The Costello Case (1930) as Donnelly
111.
The Fourth Alarm (1930) as Fireman
112.
The Dude Wrangler (1930) as Dude guests
113.
Only Saps Work (1930) as Chef
114.
One Splendid Hour (1929) as Peter Hoag
115.
Sex Madness (1929) as
117.
Painted Faces (1929) as Stage manager
118.
The Leatherneck (1929) as
119.
Sailor's Holiday (1929) as Captain
121.
Across the Plains (1928) as Joe Steward
122.
Trial Marriage (1928) as
123.
Melody of Love (1928) as Music publisher
124.
The Speed Classic (1928) as Speed cop
125.
Marked Money (1928) as Scudder
126.
The Ballyhoo Buster (1928) as Jim Burnett
127.
Partners in Crime (1928) as Jake
128.
Women Who Dare (1928) as Frank Lawson
129.
A Midnight Adventure (1928) as Anthony Munroe
130.
Eager Lips (1927) as Tony Tyler
131.
Polly of the Movies (1927) as Rolland Harrison
132.
The Sonora Kid (1927) as Arthur Butterworth
133.
Avenging Fangs (1927) as Trigger Kincaid
134.
Wilful Youth (1927) as Edward Compton
135.
The Snarl of Hate (1927) as William Reynolds
136.
Black Tears (1927) as
137.
Code of the Northwest (1926) as Donald Stafford
138.
Her Honor the Governor (1926) as Slade
139.
Devil's Dice (1926) as Weary
140.
The Merry Cavalier (1926) as Mel Bronson
141.
The Millionaire Orphan (1926) as William Hampton
142.
Walloping Kid (1926) as Don Dawson, foreman of Hampton's ranch
143.
The Hollywood Reporter (1926) as Hymie Durning
144.
145.
The Hurricane (1926) as
146.
147.
The Night Watch (1926) as Mr. Powell
148.
The Broadway Gallant (1926) as Red Sweeney
149.
The Rainmaker (1926) as Western doctor
150.
The Knockout Kid (1925) as Assistant foreman
151.
Cold Fury (1925) as
152.
153.
The Sagebrush Lady (1925) as Tom Doyle
154.
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.
155.
156.
157.
The Texas Bearcat (1925) as Watson
158.
Where Romance Rides (1925) as Dave Colton
159.
Ridin' Wild (1925) as Scar-face Jordan
160.
Dynamite Dan (1924) as Fight manager
161.
The Midnight Express (1924) as Detective Collins
162.
Crashin' Through (1924) as Scarface Jordan
163.
The Cowboy and the Flapper (1924) as Red Carson
164.
Border Women (1924) as Gentleman Jack
165.
166.
That Wild West (1924) as
167.
North of Alaska (1924) as
168.
Lightnin' Jack (1924) as
169.
The Fire Patrol (1924) as "Butch" Anderson
170.
Tiger Thompson (1924) as Bull Dorgan
171.
172.
173.
Women First (1924) as Madden
174.
Looped for Life (1924) as Jack Hawkesby
175.
The Daring Years (1923) as Flaglier, cabaret owner
176.
Fog Bound (1923) as Sheriff Holmes
177.
No Mother To Guide Her (1923) as James Walling
178.
Counterfeit Love (1923) as Roger Crandall
179.
Souls for Sale (1923) as Motion picture heavy
In this silent film, a young woman turns Hollywood upside down in her search for stardom.
180.
181.
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.
182.
The Three Must-Get-Theres (1922) as Walrus
183.
Hair Trigger Casey (1922) as Kentucky Hurley
184.
Crimson Clue (1922) as
185.
A Dangerous Adventure (1922) as Herbert Brandon
186.
Fightin' Mad (1921) as Amos Rawson
187.
Too Much Speed (1921) as Tyler Hellis
188.
No Defense (1921) as Frederick Apthorpe
189.
The Sting of the Lash (1921) as Seeley
190.
The Strange Boarder (1920) as Westmark
191.
Dangerous Love (1920) as Half-breed
192.
The Heart of a Woman (1920) as Bull Robinson
193.
Duds (1920) as Pat's pal
194.
Dangerous Hours (1920) as Boris Blotchi
195.
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.
197.
The She Wolf (1919) as Sheriff of Mad Dog
198.
The Mints of Hell (1919) as Clay Hibbing
199.
The Mayor of Filbert (1919) as Mayor Johann Schmidt/Charles Smith
200.
Whitewashed Walls (1919) as Mendez
201.
The Long Lane's Turning (1919) as Cameron Craig
202.
The End of the Game (1919) as Dan Middleton
203.
The Old Maid's Baby (1919) as Her Father
204.
Free and Equal (1918) as Alexander Marshall
205.
The Reckoning Day (1918) as Frederick Kube
206.
Desert Law (1918) as Rufe Dorsey
207.
His Enemy, the Law (1918) as Captain Jack Rogers/John Rogers
208.
The Man Above the Law (1918) as Duke Chalmers
209.
Captain of His Soul (1918) as Martin
210.
The Painted Lily (1918) as Cecil Grey
211.
The Sea Panther (1918) as Will Kip
212.
Go West, Young Man (1918) as Hugh Godson
213.
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.
214.
You Can't Believe Everything (1918) as Hastings Carson
215.
Mountain Dew (1917) as Milt Sears
216.
Beware of Strangers (1917) as Prof. Otto Rusburg, a clairvoyant
217.
The Sudden Gentleman (1917) as Count Caminetti
218.
Giving Becky a Chance (1917) as Ross Benson
219.
The Sawdust Ring (1917) as Colonel Simmonds
220.
Ashes of Hope (1917) as "Ace High" Lawton
221.
Love or Justice (1917) as Paul Keeley
222.
One Shot Ross (1917) as Jim Butler
223.
Golden Rule Kate (1917) as "Slick" Barney
224.
Fighting Back (1917) as China-Mex
225.
Immediate Lee (1916) as Kentuck Hurley
226.
Land O' Lizards (1916) as Buck Moran
227.

Cast (short)

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

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