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Robert Strauss

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Also Known As: Died: February 20, 1975
Born: November 8, 1913 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Director (feature film)

Fortune Tell (1995) as Director
Fortune cookies threaten the outcome of a blind date.

Cast (feature film)

Noah, The (1975)
Noah, the sole remaining survivor on our planet after a nuclear holocaust, finds himself unable to accept his unique predicament. To cope with his loneliness, he creates an imaginary companion, then a companion for his companion and finally an entire civilization--a world of illusion in which there
Dagmar's Hot Pants (1971) as Businessman
Fort Utah (1967) as Ben Stokes
John Ireland, Virginia Mayo, Scott Brady, John Russell, Robert Strauss, James Craig, Richard Arlen, Jim Davis, Donald Barry, Harry Lauter. Tom Horn (John Ireland) accompanies a pilgrim wagon train through hostile Indian territory while fighting off white trash renegades.
Frankie and Johnny (1966) as Blackie
A riverboat gambler has to choose between his true love and the woman who''''s his lucky charm.
Movie Star, American Style or; LSD, I Hate You (1966) as Joe Horner, producer
That Funny Feeling (1965) as
A cleaning girl tries to pass off her workplace as her home, not knowing she''s dating her boss.
Harlow (1965) as Hank
The Family Jewels (1965) as Pool hall owner
A rich orphan chooses among five look-alike uncles to find a guardian.
Stage to Thunder Rock (1964) as Judge Bates
A lawman is forced to capture or kill the outlaw father-and-son team with whom he was raised.
The Thrill of It All (1963) as 1st truck driver
A doctor tries to cope with his wife's newfound stardom as an advertising pitch woman.
The Wheeler Dealers (1963) as Fineberg
Texas tycoons try to mix love with finance on a trip to New York.
Girls! Girls! Girls! (1962) as Sam
A Hawaiian fisherman is torn between a sexy nightclub singer and a nice girl with a secret.
Twenty Plus Two (1961) as Honsinger
When a Hollywood secretary is found murdered, a detective is hired to investigate the murder.
The George Raft Story (1961) as Frenchie
A fictionalized movie biography of former top Hollywood film star George Raft.
Dondi (1961) as Sammy Boy
World War II GIs adopt an Italian war orphan.
The Last Time I Saw Archie (1961) as M/Sgt. Stanley Erlenheim
An Army con man tries to make a fortune out of peacetime military service.
Wake Me When It's Over (1960) as Sam Weiscoff
A WW II veteran, is sent back into the service due to some bureaucratic mistake. It is peace-time and he's shipped off to a remote South Pacific island Naval radar station, where all the servicemen there are so bored and eccentric that he concocts an idea that they should turn the island into a reso
September Storm (1960) as Ernie Williams
Inside the Mafia (1959) as Sam Galey
A mobster out to rule the underworld takes hostages at an international airport.
I, Mobster (1959) as Black Frankie [Udino]
Joe Sante wants to be the big man, and nobody is going stand in his way. In a world full of smoke, molls, shakedowns, muscle, and murder, Joe knows what he wants and how to get it. But can he disregard his poor old immigrant parents who are ashamed of his criminal life? Will he drag his sweet girlfriend into the life of the underworld? And most importantly, can Joe trust his mobster friends?
4D Man (1959) as Roy Parker
Robert Lansing, Lee Meriwether, James Congdon, Jasper Deeter, Robert Strauss, Patty Duke. Scientist Robert Lansing discovers a way to pass through solid matter but the side effects are no fun. To keep from aging rapidly, he must suck the life force from the living.
Li'l Abner (1959) as Romeo Scragg
The residents of Dogpatch fight to persuade the government not to use their town as a nuclear testing ground.
Frontier Gun (1958) as Yubo
The Man with the Golden Arm (1956) as Zero Schwiefka
A junkie must face his true self to kick his drug addiction.
Attack (1956) as Pfc. Bernstein
A cowardly captain leads his men into danger in WWII Belgium.
The Seven Year Itch (1955) as Krahulik
A married man whose wife is on vacation falls for the blonde bombshell upstairs.
The Bridges at Toko-Ri (1955) as Beer Barrel
Two jet pilots forge a lasting friendship while fighting the Korean War.
The Atomic Kid (1954) as Stan Cooper
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.
Money from Home (1954) as Seldom Seen Kid
Matt and Dean are in trouble. Dean owes tons of gambling debts. To pay it off, he promises to fix a horse, so that it does not run. To do that, he intends to use his animal lover, veterenian apprentice cousin, Jerry to do this. Of course, he doesn't tell Jerry the real reason. Hilarity ensues as mistaken identies are assumed, while along the way, Jerry meets a female vet and Dean falls for the owner of the horse he's promised to fix. Goons and mobsters are also lurking around; so beware!
The Redhead from Wyoming (1953) as "Knuckles" Hogan
In Wyoming Territory, a range war is brewing between entrenched cattle barons and new settlers. Cattle king Reece Duncan is opposed by ambitious gambler Jim Averell, who imports his old flame, shapely saloon queen Kate Maxwell, and sets her up as an alternative cattle buyer. As matters build toward violence, Kate finds she's being taken advantage of. But her only potential ally in staving off carnage is seemingly mild-mannered sheriff Stan Blaine...who distrusts her.
Here Come the Girls (1953) as Jack, the Slasher
A chorus boy is used as bait to catch an attacker.
Stalag 17 (1953) as Sgt. "Animal" Stosh
A cynical serviceman in a World War II POW camp has to prove he's not an informer.
Act of Love (1953) as Blackwood
An American soldier romances a beautiful Parisian during the final days of World War II.
Jumping Jacks (1952) as Sgt. McCluskey
Hap Smith, nightclub entertainer, has a new act since his former partner Chick Allen joined the army: with lovely new partner Betsy Carter, Hap plays a clownish parody of a soldier. Meanwhile, Chick is organizing a soldier show at Fort Benning and finds he needs his old partner's help. To get onto the base, Hap impersonates a hapless real soldier, Dogface Dolan; but circumstances force them to prolong the masquerade, creating an increasingly tangled Army-sized snafu.
Sailor Beware (1952) as Petty Officer Lardoski
Two sailors wreak havoc on the Navy.
The Sleeping City (1950) as Lt. Marty Miller
At Bellvue Hospital, New York, an intern is shot in the head by an unknown killer. Inspector Gordon of the 9th Precinct finds no obvious leads but senses an undercurrent of mystery at the hospital; enter Detective Fred Rowan, whose medical background enables him to pose as an intern. Through wheels within wheels, Rowan finally penetrates to a secret, dirty racket...and nurse Ann Sebastian, whom he's been dating, may be mixed up in it.
Native Land (1942) as Frank Mason, a grocer
Dramatizations and archival footage capture the fight for civil liberties in the 1930s.

Writer (feature film)

Retroactive (1997) as Screenwriter
Fleeing a murderous bully, a police psychologist stumbles upon the inventor of a time machine. Boldly and cleverly the woman uses -- and reuses -- the machine to outwit destiny and alter the fate of her homicidal pursuer as well as prevent a murder she witnessed.

Producer (feature film)

Whole Wide World, The (1996) as Co-Executive Producer
In 1934, Texas-born Novalyne Price was a pretty, young schoolteacher with romantic notions of becoming a writer. On a late spring afternoon, Clyde Smith, her beau at the time, introduced her to Robert E. Howard, a working writer with a handsome face and a passion for words unlike any Novalyne had ev
Cafe Society (1996) as Co-Executive Producer
Set in 1952, the story of Mickey Jelke, a 24-year-old heir to a multi-million dollar fortune, who is accused of being the head of one of the city's priciest vice rings. Meanwhile, a highly moral police officer goes undercover into the cafe society of early 50s Manhattan and emerges with enough doubt
French Exit (1995) as Co-Executive Producer
Quick wit and writer Davis Lake, early 30s, meets Zina Helman, mid-20s and also a writer, in a car wreck. Their immediate attraction for one another, however, is put into jeopardy when they learn each is competing for the same job.
Fire in the Sky (1993) as Co-Producer
Based on the true story of an Arizona man who claims he was abducted by a UFO in the 1970s.

Cast (special)

So You Want to Buy a President? (1996) as Interviewee
Documentary investigating the expected $300 million flowing into the 1996 presidential campaign. Explores what big financial donors want for their campaign contributions and documents how the process works.
Firing Line Special Edition: The Next First Lady (1988) as Host
A special "Firing Line" presentation which presents an opportunity for Americans to learn about the women who have broken into the forefront of presidential campaigns--the wives of the 1988 presidential candidates.
So Help Me, Aphrodite (1960) as Frank
An original musical comedy, written especially for television, about Sally, a waitress who refuses to marry, hoping instead to make her dreams of becoming famous a reality.
Elisabeth McQueeney Story, The (1959) as The Count (Guest)
The story relates the experiences of Elisabeth McQueeney, a mother hen to a group of beautiful dancing girls, as they tour the West. In the pilot episode, broadcast as a segment of "Wagon Train," Elisabeth and her girls board the train headed for Nevada, on the pretense of beginning a girls' finish

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