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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Murder in the First (1995) as Shopkeeper
Based on the true story of Henri Young, a petty criminal who, within hours of his release from a three-year stint in solitary confinement, murders the man he believes responsible for his horrifying ordeal. Transferred from Alcatraz to the San Francisco city jail, Young's defense is undertaken by James Stamphill, an idealistic and privileged young lawyer who is determined to reveal the brutality of his client's imprisonment.
2.
Split Decisions (1988) as Referee
Two sons in the McGuinn family are talented prizefighters. The youngest is working with his father to train for the Olympics. But the oldest son has chosen a different path and has gotten involved with crooked fight promoters to advance his career, resulting in a great deal of stress in their family.
3.
Runaway Train (1985) as Announcer
Two escaped convicts are stranded on a train with no brakes and no conductor.
4.
Last of the Great Survivors (1984) as Resident
A dedicated social worker joins forces with a group of senior citizens fighting City Hall to prevent the demolition of their apartment building and falls for the man she meets on a blind date at a punk rock club. She soon learns that he is the building inspector who condemned the seniors' decrepit h
5.
Carpool (1983) as Sol Dorfman
Good fortune smiles on a computer-matched carpool of four losers when they come into possession of a million dollars that tumbled from the back of an armored carrier -- but a tough-as-nails ex-cop wants to get his hands on the loot, too, in this mini road-company version of "It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Ma
6.
Where the Buffalo Roam (1980) as 2nd Sheriff'S Deputy
A series of episodes from the career of counterculture, "gonzo" journalist Hunter S. Thompson are recounted. The stories, which may be fact or fiction, include Thompson and his attorney picking up and frightening a hitchhiker, and Thompson alone in a rest room with Richard Nixon.
7.
The Champ (1979) as Bowers' Manager
A washed-up prizefighter fights to keep his son.
8.
Movie Movie (1978) as Referee ("Dynamite Hands")
This parody of a typical 1930s double bill features two movies. The first is the black-and-white "Dynamite Fists" which tells the story of a boxer named Joey, his gruff but lovable manager, a gangster who tests Joey's loyalty to his manager, and the girl who is used as bait in the test. This is foll
9.
Exoman (1977)
This pilot movie for a proposed series is about a professor, paralyzed in an attack by syndicate hit-men, who creates an exo-suit to make him mobile again -- and superhuman.
10.
Young Dillinger (1965) as Guards
An embittered young convict becomes Public Enemy Number One.
11.
The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond (1960) as Cab driver
A small-time thief kills his way to the top of the New York rackets.
12.
Spartacus (1960) as Gladiator
The rebellious Thracian Spartacus, born and raised a slave, is sold to Gladiator trainer Batiatus. After weeks of being trained to kill for the arena, Spartacus turns on his owners and leads the other slaves in rebellion. As the rebels move from town to town, their numbers swell as escaped slaves join their ranks. Under the leadership of Spartacus, they make their way to southern Italy, where they will cross the sea and return to their homes. Meanwhile, in Rome, the slave revolt has become a deciding factor in the power struggle between two senators: the republican Gracchus and the militarist Crassus, each of whom sees the fortunes of the rebellion as the key to his own rise to power or humiliating defeat. As the two statesmen attempt to aid, hinder and manipulate the rebels for their own benefit, Spartacus and his followers press on toward freedom.
13.
Ma Barker's Killer Brood (1960) as Guard
14.
The Flying Fontaines (1959) as Clown
After military service, a trapeze star fights to rebuild his career and his love life.
15.
High School Big Shot (1959) as
Marv needs money. His unemployed dad is so poor that he makes Marv give up half his last six bucks so they can both go on three-dollar dates; he's just lost his scholarship after getting caught writing a term paper for Betty, the prettiest (and only) girl in his class; and Betty herself has told him he doesn't stand a chance with her unless he can give her what she wants most: money, money, money. But Marv has mob ties and Marv knows where to find a million dollars cash...
16.
World in My Corner (1956) as Referee
A scrappy fighter from Jersey City named Tommy Shea -- "born in a dump, educated in an alley" -- catches the eye of wealthy businessman, Robert Mallinson, who allows him to train at his Long Island estate. Shea soon falls for Mallinson's daughter, Dorothy, but fears he doesn't have the money to support her in proper style. To get this money, Shea decides to work with crooked fight-promoter Harry Cram, even though this means dropping his honest manager, Dave Bernstein. As the big fight approaches, however, Shea begins to have second thoughts.
17.
The Harder They Fall (1956) as Salinas referee
A cynical press agent exposes inhuman conditions in the boxing game.
18.
Back from Eternity (1956) as Gambler
When an airliner crashes in the jungle, the repaired plane can only hold five of the survivors.
19.
Kill the Umpire (1950) as
To appease his family, a retired baseball player signs up for umpire school.
20.
The Milkman (1950) as
Roger Bradley, son of a milk magnate, isn't allowed to work for his dad's company because of a lingering war trauma: in moments of stress he quacks like a duck. Desperate to escape from idleness, he gets a job with his father's arch-rival, sponsored by eccentric milkman Breezy Albright, and promptly falls in love with the boss's daughter. But his career as a milkman soon degenerates into slapstick.
21.
Bodyhold (1950) as
Tommy Jones, a well-built plumber, is invited to join a troupe of professional wrestlers, but is surprised to learn that the sport of exhibition wrestling is not on the up-and-up.
22.
The Undercover Man (1949) as Hoodlum
A treasury agent tries to convict a ruthless mobster of tax evasion.
23.
Mr. Soft Touch (1949) as Buddy
After being betrayed, a gangster hangs out in a settlement house while seeking revenge.
24.
Slightly French (1949) as Barker
An out-of-work movie director turns a carnival girl into a French heiress to make her a star.
25.
The Street with No Name (1948) as Man at gym
After two gang-related killings in "Center City," a suspect (who was framed) is arrested, released on bail...and murdered. Inspector Briggs of the FBI recruits a young agent, Gene Cordell, to go undercover in the shadowy Skid Row area (alias George Manly) as a potential victim of the same racket. Soon, Gene meets Alec Stiles, neurotic mastermind who's "building an organization along scientific lines." Stiles recruits Cordell, whose job becomes a lot more dangerous...
26.
Whiplash (1948) as Fighter
An artist becomes a boxer but finds that it may not have been the best career choice.
28.
It Had to Be You (1947) as
A runaway bride meets her match in a handsome fireman.
29.
The Corpse Came C.O.D. (1947) as Assistant director
Romantically involved reporters compete to solve a murder on a famous actress' estate.
30.
The 13th Hour (1947) as Truck driver
31.
Brute Force (1947) as Peary
Tough, disgruntled prisoners plan a daring, possibly bloody escape while on a drain pipe detail.
32.
For the Love of Rusty (1947) as
A dog helps a boy and his father sort out their differences.
33.
34.
Boston Blackie and the Law (1946) as Reporter
A reformed thief brings a magic show to a woman's prison and gets mixed up in an escape.
35.
Alias Mr. Twilight (1946) as Surveyor
Geoffrey Holden (Lloyd Corrigan) is an elderly con-man who is a lovable old man when providing his beloved granddaughter (Gigi Perreau) with the simple luxuries of life, yet has no qualms when working a racket devised to relieve his victims of their property. Trudy Marshall is the governess of the grandaughter, and is in love with a detective (Michael Duane) who is about to expose the old man's unsuspected activities.
36.
It's Great to Be Young (1946) as Soldier
Ricky Malone (Jimmy Lloyd), Spud Winters (Bob Haymes AS Robert Stanton and not Kirby Grant as Robert Stanton, since Grant hadn't used that name in over five years, but I digress) and some other returning G.I.'s are trying to break into show business by the old summer resort resort. Terry (Leslie Brooks and she needs no number since she was in films 40 years before Leslie Brooks (I) directed his one-and-only film), a runaway daughter of a big producer who is trying to stifle her show-biz career, hires on as the (dubbed) singer.
37.
Night Editor (1946) as Photographer
A detective hides key evidence in a murder case rather than reveal he was cheating on his wife.
38.
The Killers (1946) as Bartender
An insurance investigator uncovers a string of crimes when he tries to find a murdered boxer's beneficiary.
39.
The Man Who Dared (1946) as Passenger
40.
Blonde from Brooklyn (1945) as Serviceman
An aspiring singer masquerades as a Southern belle to get a radio job.
41.
Life with Blondie (1945) as Gangster
42.
Ten Cents a Dance (1945) as Hal
43.
Together Again (1944) as News cameraman
The female mayor of a small-town ignites local gossip when she falls for a sculptor.

Stunts (feature film)

44.
Mars (1997)
A lawman is sent to Mars to clean up tyranny and ends up seeking vengeance on those who killed his brother, a policeman for a company that's mining the planet for fuel.
45.
Double Tap (1997)
An undercover FBI agent becomes an underworld target when she grows emotionally attached to a vigilante killer she's been tracking.
46.
Mouse Hunt (1997) as Stunts
Two hapless brothers inherit an old mansion from their father which would be worth millions, if only they could evict a smart, tenacious mouse that is intent on staying in the house and making life miserable for the brothers.
47.
Spy Hard (1996) as Stunts
Fearless, sophisticated and debonair, Agent WD-40, a.k.a. Steele--Dick Steele, was The Agency's star spy until he left after his true love, a fellow agent, literally slipped through his fingers during a battle with the evil General Rancor, Steele's longtime nemesis. Steele is lured back to active service when he receives an urgent message from The Agency's Director. General Rancor, the megalomaniacal madman presumed dead after losing two limbs in an explosive altercation with Steele fifteen years earlier, is alive! He's mad as hell--armless--but still dangerous, and Steele is the only man who can get a leg up on him and stop his diabolical scheme for global power. Steele is joined in his pursuit of Rancor by the beautiful, mysterious Agent 3.14, and together they elude Rancor's henchmen, escape speeding vehicles, avoid booby traps and thwart kidnap attempts (and have time for a little dining and dancing) as they make their way to General Rancor's lair.
48.
Murder in the First (1995) as Stunts
Based on the true story of Henri Young, a petty criminal who, within hours of his release from a three-year stint in solitary confinement, murders the man he believes responsible for his horrifying ordeal. Transferred from Alcatraz to the San Francisco city jail, Young's defense is undertaken by James Stamphill, an idealistic and privileged young lawyer who is determined to reveal the brutality of his client's imprisonment.
49.
Blown Away (1994) as Stunts
A member of a city bomb squad is the target of a villain from his past.
50.
Cooperstown (1993)
A retired baseball player reflects on the mistakes and problems of the past 35 years when he is overlooked for induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
51.
Unlawful Entry (1992) as Stunts
A psychotic policeman terrorizes a young couple after their home is robbed.
52.
Rich Girl (1991) as Stunts
A spoiled, wealthy girl falls for a rock 'n' roll singer in the club where she works.
53.
Wild At Heart (1990) as Stunts
Two lovers trek to California while being pursued by a hitman.
54.
'Burbs, The (1989) as Stunts
A suburban father decides to stay home for a peaceful summer vacation, but his plans are shattered when a weird family moves in next door.
55.
Kill Me Again (1989) as Stunts
In order to escape from her violent and jealous boyfriend, Fay hires Jack, a second class private investigator to fake her death, so she can restart her life with a new identity. However, when the investigator joins her in her new life, and her boyfriend finds out that she is still alive, Fay must
56.
Action Jackson (1988) as Stunts
A tough-as-nails Detroit cop keeps after a murderous auto executive in the bullet-filled thriller "Action Jackson" (1988). When a vicious auto magnate decides the best way to eliminate the competition is to actually eliminate the competition, off-the-rails lawman Jericho 'Action' Jackson is there to take him down. Starring Carl Weathers, Craig T. Nelson, Sharon Stone and Vanity.
57.
Alien Nation (1988) as Stunts
A hard-minded cop is partnered with an alien to stop an evil alien's attempt to rule society.
58.
Harry And The Hendersons (1987) as Stunts
After Mr. Henderson's car accidentally hits Harry, his life is turned upside down as he and his family make friends with the real-life Bigfoot.
59.
Throw Momma From The Train (1987) as Stunts
A man tries to get his creative writing teacher to kill his abusive mother.
60.
Better Off Dead (1985)
A teenager deals with a hilarious assortment of personal crises.
61.
Gotcha! (1985) as Stunts
A a pair of college buddies take a vacation in Paris and one of them meets a seductive woman who turns out to be involved in professional espionage.
62.
Blues Brothers, The (1980) as Stunts
Jake and Elwood Blues endeavor to raise $5,000 for their childhood parrish by putting their old band back together uand taking their show on the road. While touring, they manage to wreak havoc on the entire city of Chicago and much of the midwest.
63.
In God We Trust (1980) as Stunts
Brother Ambrose is a monk who has lived his whole life inside his monastery. Ambrose knows almost nothing about the outside world, but when he learns that the monastery is in financial trouble and might have to close down, he goes out into the world to raise the money to save it. Ambrose is asking f

Film Production - Main (feature film)

64.
Johnny O'Clock (1947) as Stunts
Gambling hall owners get mixed up with a cop on the take, leading to murder and mystery.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

65.
Killer Elite, The (1975) as Martial Artist
Two professional killers employed by the C.I.A. become dangerous enemies when one of them betrays the other.
66.
What's Up, Doc? (1972) as Stunts
Several different people with the same overnight bag, get their things mixed up.
67.
Calling Homicide (1956) as Stunts
The third of five films (Dial Red-O, Sudden Danger, Calling Homicide, Footsteps in the Night and Chain of Evidence in release order and released across a full period of two years) in which Bill Elliott played a detective lieutenant (Andy Flynn in the first one, Doyle in the others) in the Los Angeles homicide department) with all five produced by Ben Schwab but a different director on each one. Lieutenant Andy Doyle (Bill Elliott) of the Los Angeles Sheriff;s homicide department, while investigation the mysterious dynamiting death of a young policeman, discovers that the strangling-murder of Francine Norman, owner of a modeling school, is linked with the firsy killing. While questioning those connected with the school, manager Darlene Adams (Jeanne Cooper), and executives Allen Gilmore (Thomas B. Henry) and Tony Fuller (Lyle Talbot), Lt. Doyle and his aide, Detective Sergeant Mike Duncan (Don Haggerty), find there is a blackmailing "baby racket" being run in conjunction with the school. Suspicion points to construction company owner Jim Haddix (Myron Healey) who had been in love with Francine. All evidence of the baby extortion racket is destroyed by an explosion, and the hunt narrows down to one man, the school handyman.

Cast (special)

68.
Partners in Life (1990) as 2nd Henchman
An inseparable pair (much resembling the team of Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy) canvass the country during the Great Depression, ever trying to secure gainful employment and creating havoc wherever they go.

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