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Also Known As: Died: March 16, 1973
Born: Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Lansing, Michigan, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Madame X (1966) as Judge
A fallen woman on trial for murder is defended by the son she abandoned years earlier.
The Ugly American (1963) as
An intelligent, articulate scholar, Harrison MacWhite, survives a hostile Senate confirmation hearing at the hands of conservatives to become ambassador to Sarkan, a southeast Asian country where civil war threatens a tense peace. Despite his knowledge, once he's there, MacWhite sees only a dichotomy between the U.S. and Communism. He can't accept that anti-American sentiment might be a longing for self-determination and nationalism. So, he breaks from his friend Deong, a local opposition leader, ignores a foreman's advice about slowing the building of a road, and tries to muscle ahead. What price must the country and his friends pay for him to get some sense?
The Underwater City (1962) as Dr. Halstead
Pressure Point (1962) as Chief medical officer
A black psychiatrist tries to help a racist convict deal with his mental demons.
The Gallant Hours (1960) as Adm. Robert L. Ghormley
Admiral William F. Halsey fights to turn the tide against the Japanese during World War II.
The Bramble Bush (1960) as Sam McFie
A doctor commits euthanasia on his dying friend and then pursues an affair with the latter''s wife, causing a small New England town to suspect him of plotting it as a murder.
Pork Chop Hill (1959) as Admiral
Americans take a vital hill in Korea but have trouble holding it.
The Trap (1959) as Sheriff Lloyd Anderson
Lawyer Ralph Anderson arrives in Tula, an amazingly remote town in the desert, as reluctant emissary of mob chief Victor Massonetti, who wants the airstrip clear for his unofficial exit from the country. Ralph's arrival has a profound effect on his estranged father, the sheriff; his brother Tip, an alcoholic deputy; and his ex-sweetheart Linda, now married to Tip. Tension builds as a small army of gangsters takes over the town. Then the situation abruptly changes...
The Last of the Fast Guns (1958) as John Forbes
Tarzan's Fight for Life (1958) as Dr. Sturdy
The jungle king tries to help a doctor establish a mission.
Battle Hymn (1957) as Deacon Edwards
True story of a WWII pilot. Colonel Dean Hess, haunted by his accidental bombing of an orphanage in World War II, he re-enlists in 1950 and goes to Seoul to train Korean pilots, there he builds the local orphans a shelter and, aided by the woman he loves, engineers an astounding feat to rescue them.
Time Limit (1957) as Gen. Connors
An officer is court-martialed under suspicion of collaborating with the North Koreans.
Spoilers of the Forest (1957) as John Mitchell
A Day of Fury (1956) as Judge John J. McLean
The First Texan (1956) as Andrew Jackson
After arriving in Texas to escape a scandal back east, a lawyer becomes involved in the independence of Texas.
Strange Intruder (1956) as James Carmichael
The Last Wagon (1956) as Gen. Howard
When a handful of settlers survive an Apache attack on their wagon train they must put their lives into the hands of Comanche Tod, a white man who has lived with the Comanches most of his life and is wanted for the murder of three men.
The Spoilers (1956) as Judge Stillman
Wichita (1955) as Mayor [Andrew Hope]
Wyatt Earp fights to straighten out a crooked cow town.
The Left Hand of God (1955) as Father Cornelius
The new priest at a Chinese mission takes an unorthodox approach to spreading God''''s word.
One Desire (1955) as Senator Watrous
Circa 1900, runaway boy Nugget arrives in an Oklahoma boom town to find his brother...who's a dealer in the casino section of a palatial bawdy house, and lover of the madam, Tacey Cromwell. Together, Nugget, Clint, and Tacey seek respectability in a Colorado mining town. Clint finds work at the town's new bank, while Tacey adopts another orphan, Seely. But Clint is pursued by banker's daughter Judith Watrous, who's seemingly sweet but takes ruthless steps to eliminate competition. Result for Tacey: heartbreak, renunciation, and tears a-plenty.
The Command (1954) as Col. Janeway
A high-minded doctor suddenly finds himself leading a Cavalry troop through hostile territory.
Broken Lance (1954) as Clem Lawton
Cattle baron Matt Devereaux raids a copper smelter that is polluting his water, then divides his property among his sons. Son Joe takes responsibility for the raid and gets three years in prison. Matt dies from a stroke partly caused by his rebellious sons and when Joe gets out he plans revenge.
Athena (1954) as Mr. Griswalde
A society lawyer falls in love with the daughter of a family of fitness fanatics.
The Egyptian (1954) as Senmut
An ancient Egyptian doctor uses court intrigue to discover his birthright.
Main Street to Broadway (1953) as Judge Robbins, fantasy seq
Escape from Fort Bravo (1953) as Col. Owens
The Civil War complicates the Cavalry''''s battle against Indians.
The Brigand (1952) as Prime Minister Triano
A disgraced military officer stands in for an injured Arab ruler.
The Story of Will Rogers (1952) as Clem Rogers
Oklahoma lad grows up to become America''''s favorite humorist.
Carbine Williams (1952) as Claude Williams
True story of the convicted bootlegger who fought for his freedom by inventing a new rifle.
Indian Uprising (1952) as John Clemson
It's 1885 in Arizona and an Army Captain has dispersed his troops to keep the whites off of Government land thereby keeping the peace with the Apaches. But there are those in Tucson that want the miners back looking for gold and they put pressure on officials in Washington. Soon a new commander arrives, the troops are recalled, and the miners go after gold. Whites then kill a miner with an arrow so they can attack the Indians hoping the troops wipe them out when they retaliate.
Boots Malone (1952) as John Williams
A broken-down sports agent tries to use a promising jockey as his ticket back to the top.
The Sniper (1952) as Liddell
An unhappy man goes on a killing spree.
The First Time (1952) as Andrew Bennet
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.
The Great Caruso (1951) as Park Benjamin
The legendary opera singer fights to win his place in society.
Smuggler's Gold (1951) as "Pop" Hodges
The head of a smuggling ring sucks his niece''''s fiancé into his operation.
The Family Secret (1951) as Dr. Reynolds
When his son accidentally kills someone, a lawyer must defend the man wrongly charged with the murder.
Criminal Lawyer (1951) as Tucker Bourne
An alcoholic lawyer sobers up to defend his friend in a murder case.
Lorna Doone (1951) as Sir Ensor Doone
Barbara Hale, Richard Greene, Carl Benton Reid, William Bishop, Ron Randell, Sean McClory, Onslow Stevens, John Dehner, Queenie Leonard. English farmer Richard Greene leads a village uprising against their corrupt landlords in this second screen adaptation (The first version was filmed in 1935) of the popular Richard D. Blackmore novel.
The Flying Missile (1951) as Dr. Gates
Stage to Tucson (1951) as Doc Noah Benteen
(Wes ''51). Rod Cameron, Wayne Morris, Kay Buckley, Roy Roberts, Carl Benton Reid, Douglas Fowley. Two Union agents are sent to investigate charges that the Confederates are stealing Arizona stagecoaches and smuggling them into Atlanta in an effort to break the Federal''s western supply line.
The Killer That Stalked New York (1950) as Commissioner Ellis
Married jewel thieves struggle with infidelity, federal agents and the deadly smallpox virus.
In a Lonely Place (1950) as Captain Lochner
An aspiring actress begins to suspect that her temperamental boyfriend is a murderer.
Convicted (1950) as Captain Douglas
A prison warden fights to prove one of his inmates was wrongly convicted.
The Fuller Brush Girl (1950) as Christy
A daffy door-to-door saleswoman blunders into a murder investigation.
The North Star (1943) as Boris
Ukrainian villagers unite to fight off invading Nazis.
Tennessee Johnson (1942) as Congressman Hargrave
Biography of Andrew Johnson, who followed Abraham Lincoln into office and became the first U.S. president ever to be impeached.
The Little Foxes (1941) as Oscar Hubbard
An ambitious woman takes on her corrupt brothers and honest husband in her drive for wealth.

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