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Billy Snyder

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Cast (feature film)

Happily Ever After (1978) as Al
Suzanne Somers appears in her first TV starring role in this romantic comedy about an aspiring singer torn between making the most of her one chance at fame in Las Vegas or giving her heart to a love-struck mountain man.
Telethon (1977) as Pit Boss
Romance, intrigue, danger and possibly murder are among the behind-the-scenes elements surrounding a multimillion-dollar fund-raising telethon with an all-star TV cast assembled against a Las Vegas backdrop.
Pepe (1961) as
When is beloved horse is stolen and sold to a movie star, a young man travels to Hollywood.
Gang War (1958) as Mr. Tomkins
The Lineup (1958) as Salisbury
A pair of hit men track down a heroin shipment while the police get closer.
Operation Mad Ball (1957) as Soldier
A peacetime soldier plots to throw a party under his strict captain's nose.
The Tattered Dress (1957) as Rod Staley
After a wild night, wealthy Michael Reston's adulterous wife Charleen comes home with her ripe young body barely concealed by a dress in rags; murder results. Top defense lawyer J.G. Blane, whose own marriage exists in name only, arrives in Desert View, Nevada to find the townsfolk and politically powerful Sheriff Hoak distinctly hostile to the Restons. In due course, Blane discovers he's been "taken for a ride," and that quiet desert communities can be deadly...
Mister Cory (1957) as Player
Cory, an ambitious Chicago slum kid with a knack for gambling, gets a busboy job at a posh Wisconsin resort...where his real purpose is to gamble with the staff and guests and romance rich young ladies. Setbacks follow, but Cory eventually rises to a high position in the world of professional gambling. But he just can't forget the glamorous Vollard sisters. And now he has even farther to fall...
The Sad Sack (1957) as Arab
A hopelessly innocent private gets himself kidnapped in Morocco.
The Joker Is Wild (1957) as Man in hotel suite
Singer Joe E. Lewis fights to rebuild his life after gangsters slash his vocal cords.
The Atomic Kid (1954) as Croupier
A uranium prospector is eating a peanut butter sandwich in the desert where atom bomb tests are being done. He becomes radioactive, and helps the FBI break up an enemy spy ring.
Sound Off (1952) as Entertainer
A brash nightclub entertainer has to straighten out when he's drafted and falls for a beautiful WAC.
Abbott and Costello Meet the Invisible Man (1951) as Newspaperman
Two bumbling private eyes turn a boxer invisible to save him from being framed for murder.
A Millionaire for Christy (1951) as Benny, "Herald" photographer
A woman sets her hat for a man who's inherited a million dollars.
Wabash Avenue (1950) as Ticket vendor
Andy Clark discovers he was cheated out of a half interest in partner Mike's business, now a thriving dance hall in 1892 Chicago. Unable to win it back, Andy schemes to make Mike's position untenable. He also hopes to turn Ruby Summers, Mike's motor-mouthed burlesque queen, into a classier entertainer, and incidentally to make her his own. But at the last minute, Andy's revenge comes unravelled.
The Reckless Moment (1949) as Gambler
A mother attempts to protect her murderous daughter.
Make Believe Ballroom (1949) as Freddie
Scene of the Crime (1949) as Mobster at door
A detective tries to solve a policeman's murder.
Abbott and Costello Meet the Killer: Boris Karloff (1949) as Reporter
Lost Caverns Hotel bellhop Freddie Phillips is suspected of murder. Swami Talpur tries to hypnotize Freddie into confessing, but Freddie is too stupid for the plot to work. Inspector Wellman uses Freddie to get the killer (and it isn't the Swami).
Alias Nick Beal (1949) as Politician
A crusading district attorney sells his soul to the devil to fight corruption.
Any Number Can Play (1949) as Gambler
The owner of a gambling casino tries to win back his estranged wife and child.
City Across the River (1949) as Cab driver
Brooklyn youth Frank Cusack, good son and brother by day, is a gang member by night. The Dukes, seemingly likable dead-end-kids, are dangerously involved with racketeer Gaggsy Steens. Despite the efforts of Franks's parents, he and pal Benny get involved in a serious crime. Can Stan Albert, head of the community center, prevent them from becoming full-time crooks?
Sorrowful Jones (1949) as Bookie
A young girl is left with the notoriously cheap Sorrowful Jones as a marker for a bet. When her father doesn't return, he learns that taking care of a child interferes with his free-wheeling lifestyle. Sorrowful must also evade crooked gangsters and indulge in a bit of horse-thieving.
My Friend Irma (1949) as Burcher
Based on the long-running radio show. Irma is a likeable airhead who meddles in her roommate's love-life. Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis, in their first screen appearance, are juice-bar operators who are discovered when a self-proclaimed manager hears Martin's golden voice. Irma's roommate wants to marry her rich boss, but instead falls in love with Martin.
Duke of Chicago (1949) as Newspaper reporter
The Set-Up (1949) as Barker
An aging boxer defies the gangsters who've ordered him to throw his last fight.
Smart Politics (1948) as Policeman
The growth of juvenile crime in a small town starts a movement for the building of a youth center. The project leaders discuss with the town mayor about buying an old warehouse from the city, and rebuilding it as the Center. The mayor, however, has his own plans to buy it himself for another project which he would profit from. The Teen-Agers, Freddy Trimball (Freddie Stewart), Dodie Rogers (June Preisser), Lee Watson (Warren Mills), Betty Rogers (Noel Neill), Roy Donne (Frankie Darro) and the rest of Monogram's non-delinquent juveniles, think otherwise and, while the mayor does buy the warehouse, he is forced to donate it to the Youth Center committee.
French Leave (1948) as Max
Campus Sleuth (1948) as Ronnie Wallace
You Were Meant for Me (1948) as Band member
A small town girl finds married life difficult with a bandleader in the 1920s.
Carnival in Costa Rica (1947) as Maitre d'hotel
Pepe Castro and Luisa Molina return to Costa Rica from U.S. schools to find that their parents have arranged their marriage. Pepe has brought his new sweetheart Celeste with him from the USA, but can't get a word in edgewise with his father. Then Luisa meets American coffee buyer Jeff Stephens at the fiesta. Meanwhile, the obtuse parents continue to plan the wrong marriage...
Lady Luck (1946) as Gambler
A woman from a family of gamblers marries one and tries to reform him.
Tangier (1946) as Barker
The Notorious Lone Wolf (1946) as Night clerk
A reformed thief tracks a stolen gem to clear his name.
So Dark the Night (1946) as Chauffeur
A French police detective investigates his fiancée''''s murder.
Boston Blackie and the Law (1946) as Theater manager
A reformed thief brings a magic show to a woman's prison and gets mixed up in an escape.
Ten Cents a Dance (1945) as Barney
Hit the Hay (1945) as Reporter
Out of the Depths (1945) as Wallace
You're Out of Luck (1941) as Cameraman
Twenty Million Sweethearts (1934) as Second hillbilly
A promoter neglects his wife to make a singer a radio star.

Costume-Wardrobe (feature film)

Jackie Collins' Lucky Chances (1990)
A three-part miniseries adapted from two novels by Jackie Collins. Spanning 40 years, it tells the story of Gino Santangelo, one of America's most wealthy and powerful gangsters, and his strong-willed daughter, Lucky, who threatens to take over his empire in her desire to win his respect and approva

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