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James Blaine

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Cast (feature film)

Flight Lieutenant (1942) as Police officer
A disgraced pilot sets out to regain his son''''s respect.
Two Yanks in Trinidad (1942) as Sergeant
Fighting Bill Fargo (1942) as [J. R. "Cash"] Scanlon
Bill Fargo returns from prison to find Scanlon controlling the town including the Sheriff and the editor. First Scanlon has the Sheriff's opposition in the upcoming election murdered. Then when the editor confesses to Bill, he has him killed with Bill's gun. But the editor set off Scoops' camera just as he was shot and then left a dying note. Scoop finds the note and the inept photographer tries to develop the picture.
Remember the Day (1942) as Doorman
An elderly schoolteacher, waiting to meet a presidential nominee, recalls the time when he was her student.
High Sierra (1941) as Deputy
An aging ex-con sets out to pull one more big heist.
Meet Boston Blackie (1941) as Police captain
A reformed thief uncovers a spy ring while investigating a murder at sea.
Man from Montana (1941) as [Sam] Dunham
The sheriff (Johnny Mack Brown) - a cattleman at heart, but pledged to follow the law - is caught in the crossfire between the resident ranchers and the incoming homesteaders, made even worse when instigator Dunham (James Blaine) has his henchmen kill the homesteader leader Preston (Murdock MacQuarrie), wound the head of the cattlemen, Winchester Thompson (William Gould), and leaves the sheriff, whom both sides mistrust by now, to settle the escalated conflict.
The Gay Falcon (1941) as Police officer
A society sleuth tries to break up an insurance scam.
Nothing But the Truth (1941) as Doorman
A businessman bets he can tell the truth for 24 hours.
Bachelor Daddy (1941) as Doorman
Man Made Monster (1941) as Guard
Ringside Maisie (1941) as Policeman
A Brooklyn showgirl sets pulses racing at a boxers'''' training camp.
Charter Pilot (1940) as Police sergeant
US-to-Central-America freight service pilot (Nolan) marries radio broadcaster (Bari) and promises to take a desk job but the urge for adventure is too strong.
Double Alibi (1940) as Policeman
The Blue Bird (1940) as Beech tree
A woodchopper''s children go off in search of the bluebird of happiness.
The Man Who Talked Too Much (1940) as Guard
A defense lawyer sets out to topple a powerful gangster.
The Ghost Breakers (1940) as Police sergeant
A radio broadcaster running from the mob helps an heiress deal with her family''''s haunted mansion.
Johnny Apollo (1940) as Guard
A Wall Street broker is jailed for embezzling. His college graduate son then turns to crime to raise money for his father's release.
Risky Business (1939) as Second detective
Inside Story (1939) as Policeman
Cafe Hostess (1939) as Cop
Jo (Ann Dvorak), a "percentage girl" at the notorious Club 46, is in despair. She can see no way out of the dreary and sordid routine of entertaining customers - called drinking and dancing in 1940 - and, at a signal from piano player Eddie Morgan (Douglas Fowley), rolling them for their money. Eddie, besides being brutal to her and spending all her money, is also carrying on an affair with another girl. Jo's only friend is Annie (Wynne Gibson), a former actress but now a drink-sodden derelict. Annie keeps to herself the knowledge that it was Eddie who threw the knife that killed a petty racketeer who was too attentive to Jo. Sailor Dan Walters (Preston Foster) and two of his pals arrive from a cruise and his good nature delights Joe, but at a wink from Eddie, Jo attempts to steal his money. Dan swallows his disillusionment and returns to the cafe, and he and Jo enjoy a day-long picnic together. She accepts his marriage proposal and go to an up-state town where he has a job waiting. Eddie does not accept this turn events any too well, and sets a trap for Dan when he comes after Jo. When he arrives, in an attempt to save his life, Jo denounces and ridicules him and he leaves angrily. He is net by Annie, who tells him of the set-up. Gathering his pals, Dan returns to the cafe and starts a brawl.
Beware, Spooks! (1939) as Detective Adams
Joe E. Brown, Mary Carlisle, Clarence Kolb, Marc Lawrence, Don Beddoe. Inept bunglerJoe E. Brown saves the day when he traps some wanted criminals in the Coney Island funhouse.
Everybody's Baby (1939) as Plainclothes man
Tell No Tales (1939) as Captain Hendry
In search of a big scoop for his failing paper, an editor tries to solve a kidnapping case that''''s turned into murder.
Another Thin Man (1939) as Policeman in Nick's suite
Not even the joys of parenthood can stop married sleuths Nick and Nora Charles from investigating a murder on a Long Island estate.
Within the Law (1939) as Detective
A wrongly convicted woman studies law and seeks her revenge.
Sergeant Madden (1939) as Detective
A police officer's son joins the force but goes bad.
Oklahoma Frontier (1939) as George Frazier
It's the opening of the Cherokee strip and the Rankins are after a particular section. Frazier is also after the same section and has hired outlaws to make sure he gets it. When Jeff gives Rankin a map, the outlaws kill Rankin, steal the map, and frame Jeff for the murder. Scheduled to be hung the day of the land rush, Jeff's pal Frosty has a plan to free him.
Kid Nightingale (1939) as Policeman
A waiter becomes a singing prizefighter.
Blackwell's Island (1939) as Officer
A reporter gets himself sent to prison to expose a mobster.
Let Us Live (1939) as Detective
Two wrongly convicted men are sentenced to death.
The Roaring Twenties (1939) as Doorman
Three WWI Army buddies get mixed up with the mob in peacetime.
Devil's Island (1939) as Guard
A surgeon unjustly sent to Devil's Island fights to survive harsh treatment.
The Lone Wolf Spy Hunt (1939) as Cop
A spy forces a reformed jewel thief to crack the safe where plans for an anti-aircraft gun are stored.
Love on a Budget (1938) as Man in front of pavilion
Mr. Moto's Gamble (1938) as Policeman
Mr. Moto must discover who poisoned a fighter in the boxing ring. This movie began as "Charlie Chan at the Ringside," but Warner Oland died during the filming so it was switched to a Mr. Moto.
Passport Husband (1938) as Battalion chief
Boys Town (1938) as Court officer
True story of Father Flanagan's fight to build a home for orphaned boys.
Gateway (1938) as Guard
Irish immigrant (Whalen) meets returning war correspondent (Ameche) on a liner bound for New York. When she resists the amors of another passenger, charges result in her being detained at Ellis Island.
Flaming Frontiers (1938)
Tom Grant has found a rich gold vein and Bart Eaton is after it. Tom's sister Mary heads for the gold fields and Eaton and his men follow. Eaton teams up with Ace Daggett who plans to doublecross him and get the gold for himself. They frame Tom for murder and then try to get him to sign over his claim. The famous scout Tex Houston is on hand, escaping the attempts on his life, saving Mary from various perils, and trying to bring in the real killer and clear Tom.
Keep Smiling (1938) as Assistant director
Jane breaks into the film business while also reviving the flagging career of her film director uncle (Wilcoxon) and getting him hooked up with his secretary (Stuart).
Exposed (1938) as Joe
Vacation from Love (1938) as 1st cop
Newlyweds refuse help from their families as they struggle to make it on their own.
Personal Secretary (1938) as Cop
Nurse from Brooklyn (1938) as Detective Saunders
45 Fathers (1937) as Policeman
The Man Who Cried Wolf (1937) as Doorman
Trouble at Midnight (1937) as Executive
Parnell (1937) as Irishman
True story of the Irish politician whose fight for freedom was compromised by his affair with a married woman.
Charlie Chan on Broadway (1937) as Detective
A New York nightclub singer plans to reveal gangsters named in her private diary. The diary disappears and the singer is murdered. Charlie Chan is called into to investigate.
Murder Goes to College (1937) as Detective
Mannequin (1937) as Policeman
A small-time crook's wife falls for a shipping magnate.
Women Men Marry (1937) as Timothy
A reporter's busy schedule keeps him from realizing his wife is having an affair with his editor.
Bad Guy (1937) as Detective
A man convinces his brother to bust him out of prison.
Song of the City (1937) as Detective
A shipwrecked socialite becomes a man when he's pulled out of San Francisco Bay by Italian-American fishermen.
Four Days' Wonder (1937) as Policeman
Postal Inspector (1936) as Radio operator
After the Thin Man (1936) as S.F. Policeman
Married sleuths Nick and Nora Charles try to clear Nora''''s cousin of a murder charge.
Rhythm on the Range (1936) as Conductor
A cowboy falls for his boss, a beautiful lady ranch owner.
The Return of Sophie Lang (1936) as Second detective

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