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Gus Schilling

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Cast (feature film)

Touch of Evil (1958) as Ex-convict at construction site
A narcotics agent risks his wife's life to investigate a crooked cop.
Glory (1956) as Joe Page
A young woman's devotion to her racehorse creates romantic problems.
Bigger Than Life (1956) as Druggist
A "miracle" drug threatens a family man's sanity.
Run for Cover (1955) as Doc Ridgeway
An ex-convict trying to go straight gets caught up in a train robbery.
Son of Sinbad (1955) as Jaffir, beggar
The legendary pirate''''s son fights an evil caliph over a magical secret.
Rebel Without a Cause (1955) as Attendant
An alienated teenager tries to handle life's troubles and an apron-wearing dad.
Executive Suite (1954) as News dealer
When a business magnate dies, his board of directors fights over who should run the company.
She Couldn't Say No (1954) as Ed Gruman
An heiress decides to pass out anonymous gifts in a small town.
On Dangerous Ground (1952) as Lucky
A tough cop sent to help in a mountain manhunt falls for the quarry's blind sister.
One Big Affair (1952) as Mr. Rush
An American schoolteacher on tour in Mexico is assumed to be kidnapped when she separates from her tour group to join a stateside lawyer on his trip to Acapulco.
Gasoline Alley (1951) as Joe Allen
Honeychile (1951) as Window washer
Hit Parade of 1951 (1950) as Studio guide
Our Very Own (1950) as Frank
The discovery that she''''s adopted shakes a young girl''''s sense of security.
Bride for Sale (1949) as Timothy [Shale]
The Return of October (1948) as Benny
An heiress discovers her racehorse is the reincarnation of her rich uncle, back to win the Kentucky Derby.
Macbeth (1948) as A porter
A Scottish warlord and his wife murder their way to a pair of crowns.
Angel on the Amazon (1948) as Dean Hartley
The Lady from Shanghai (1948) as Goldie
A romantic drifter gets caught between a corrupt tycoon and his voluptuous wife.
Calendar Girl (1947) as Ed Gaskin
Stork Bites Man (1947) as Hubert Butterfield
Ernie (Jackie Cooper), manager of an apartment house that allows no children, finds himself evicted when his wife, Peg (Meg Randall as Gene Roberts), becomes pregnant. With the help of an imaginary stork and a large department store, he institutes a boycott against the apartment house.
Dangerous Business (1946) as Alexander Pough
Two young lawyers (Forrest Tucker and Lynn Merrick) open an office together. They are hired to defend a utilities magnate (Thurston Hall) who claims he has been framed. He is kidnapped by a gangster (Gerald Mohr), and a battle royal ensues when the lawyers try to rescue him.
See My Lawyer (1945) as Winky [J. Ambrose Winkler]
It's a Pleasure! (1945) as Bill Evans
A disgraced hockey player takes up figure skating and falls for the show''''s star.
River Gang (1945) as Dopey Charley
A Thousand and One Nights (1945) as Jafar
Aladdin tries to make his fortune with the help of a beautiful genie.
Sing a Jingle (1944) as Bucky
Hi, Buddy (1943) as Downbeat Collins
Presenting Lily Mars (1943) as Scotty
A small-town girl fights for her big chance on Broadway.
Hers to Hold (1943) as Rosey Blake
Lady Bodyguard (1943) as Bughouse Sweeney
A.C.Baker (Anne Shirley), advertising executive for an insurance company, approaches test pilot Terry Moore (Eddie Albert) with a proposition that in return for using his picture and endorsement he will get a paid-for-a-year $1000 policy. High-risk Terry agrees. George MacAlister (Roger Pryor) fires his secretary, Miss Tracy (Mary Treen), just as she is typing up the policy and she, for spite, changes the amount from a thousand dollars to one million dollars. A.C. delivers the policy, without noticing the difference, to Terry at a party at the Frolics Club, a cheap joint wedged between a burlesque house and a flop house hotel. Three characters, an elderly hat-check "girl" known as Mother Hodges (Maude Eburne); Avery Jamieson (Raymond Walburn), a broken-down actor; and bartender Harry Gargan (Edward Brophy) are named beneficiaries. When the company discovers the error, A.C. is sent to get back the policy and, pending that, don't let Terry make any test flights.
Larceny with Music (1943) as Austin J. Caldwell
In a desperate attempt to get a job for Ken Daniels (Allan Jones) and Alvino Rey (Himself) and his Orchestra (themselves), agent Mike Simms (William Frawley) plots to make Daniels a missing heir. Simms hires Austin J. Caldwell (Gus Schilling) to pose as an attorney and go to Gus Borelli (Leo Carrillo), owner of the swank Blue Room, asking if he has heard about Daniels' inheritance. Borelli, figuring he can cut in on the money, bright Daniels and Simms to the Blue Room just as Pamela Mason (Kitty Carlisle) is rehearsing some songs with Zybisco (Sig Arno) and his string quintet. Simms refuses to let Daniels sing with the quintet,saying he has already made arrangements with Alvino Rey to bring his orchestra and the King Sisters (Alyce, Donna, Louise and Yvonne King) into the Blue Room. This causes Pamela to lose her job and she is furious with Daniels, who tells her he will get her a job with the Rey orchestra. Later, she discovers the hoax tells Borelli, who sets out to kill Daniels and Simms. They, and the orchestra, manage to escape just as the Blue Room is filling with customers drawn by Borelli's heavy advertising of Daniel's debut. He sends Pamela to bring them back.
The Amazing Mrs. Holliday (1943) as Jeff [Adams]
Chatterbox (1943) as George Gillie
You Were Never Lovelier (1942) as Fernando
An Argentine heiress thinks a penniless American dancer is her secret admirer.
The Magnificent Ambersons (1942) as Drug clerk
A possessive son's efforts to keep his mother from remarrying threaten to destroy his family.
Broadway (1942) as Joe
There's One Born Every Minute (1942) as [Prof. Asa] Quisenberry
The advertising slogans of Jimmy Hanagan (Tom Brown) and the lab reports reveal that the patented prepared pudding invented by Lemuel P. Twine (Hugh Herbert) has a treasure of Vitamin Z and is full of Zumph. Lemuel's daughter, Helen (Peggy Moran) is in love with Jimmy but her mother wants her to marry Lester Cadwalader, Jr. (Scott Jordan), son of Cadwalader, Sr.(Guy Kibbee), political boss of the city and mentor and whip of the present mayor, Moe Carson (Edgar Kennedy). Cadwalader is backing Twine for mayor even though he knows he can't win, as he wants to keep a stronger candidate out of the running. But after the discovery of Zumph in Twine's pudding, Cadwalader realizes that Twine will win the election. He has Twine's pudding branded as a fake and Twine as a fraud. But Lemuel comes from a long line of fighting Twines and, as he dozes, his ancestors appear before him telling him to fight to the end.
Dr. Kildare's Victory (1942) as Lee Cobb
A young doctor with a broken heart succumbs to the lure of a socialite.
Citizen Kane (1941) as [John] The headwaiter [/Man in projection room]
The investigation of a publishing tycoon''''s dying words reveals conflicting stories about his scandalous life.
Dr. Kildare's Wedding Day (1941) as Leo Cobb
A young doctor's wedding turns into a tragic event.
The Flame of New Orleans (1941) as Clerk
A notorious Frenchwoman pretends to be a society lady to nab a rich husband.
The Penalty (1941) as Parkins, cashier
Federal agents use a gangster's son to catch him.
Hellzapoppin' (1941) as Orchestra leader
Ole and Chick are making a movie, but th edirector is not satisfied. So he brings them to a young writer, who outlines them a absurd story They have to support Jeff and Kitty in setting up an musical revue in their garden and want to bring it up on Broadway. If Jeff is sucessful he can marry Kitty. But there is his rich friend Woody, who also loves Kitty, Chick's sister Betty, who's in love with a false Russian count, and Detective Quimby. They all make the thing very complicated for Ole and Chick. After some mistakes they think, that Kitty isn't the right girl for Jeff they start sabotating the show, but the Broadway producer is impressed and signs the contract. That's the story the writer tells them. For this he's soot by the director.
Lucky Devils (1941) as [Aloysius K.] Grimshaw
Ice-Capades (1941) as Dave
Newsreel cameraman Bob Clemens (James Ellison), an avowed woman hater, is assigned to cover the Lake Placid exhibition of Karen Vadja (Renie Riano), the Swiss ice Queen. He misses his plane and fails to get the footage needed for a newsreel. Deciding that if you've seen one ice skater, you've seen them all, he goes to Central Park to film a skater picked at random. He selects Marie Bergen (Dorothy Lewis) who is wanted by the immigration people for having over-stayed her visa. Bob does not adjust his newsreel camera for a long shot and she shows very clearly in close-ups. Promoter Larry Herman (Phil Silvers) sees the newsreel and seeing that she is very talented and very pretty, decides to star her in an ice-spectacle to be called the "Ice-Capades." He sends for Karen Vadja's agent, since that is the name the skater is identified as in the newsreel, draws up and signs a contract and invites the press to join him when he meets her. Dismay mildly describes his feeling when he learns that he has obligated himself to build a show around a horse-faced, eccentric woman whose ability to skate is her only saving grace. He calls off the show, and brings suit against the National Newsreel Company for this hoax. The boss, Ellis (Alan Mowbray), blames Bob and his assistant Colonna (Jerry Colonna), who propose that they find her and let Ellis "discover" and star her. She evades them as she thinks they are immigration agents trying to find and deport her, but they find her in the chorus of the ice show they want her to star in. Deportation looms with marriage to an American citizen being the only alternative. Bob, the only woman-hating confirmed bachelor in the cast, becomes the prime candidate.
It Started with Eve (1941) as Raven
To please his dying father, a man hires a hatcheck girl to pose as his fiancée.
Too Many Blondes (1941) as Elevator operator
Appointment for Love (1941) as Gus
Charming Andre Cassil woos physician Jane Alexander and the two impulsively get married. The honeymoon ends very quickly when Jane voices her progressive views on marriage which include the two having separate apartments. Andre then tries to make his wife jealous in order to lure her into his bedroom.
The People vs. Dr. Kildare (1941) as Intern
An ice skater sues a young doctor for malpractice.
Pop Always Pays (1940) as Watchman
A man will only allow his daughter to marry if her fiance can raise $1,000.
Mexican Spitfire Out West (1940) as Desk clerk
To punish her inattentive husband, a Latin bombshell pretends to want a divorce.
Dr. Kildare's Crisis (1940) as Orderly
A young doctor's marriage could be called off when the bride's brother is diagnosed with epilepsy.

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