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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
The Pal from Texas (1939) as Texas Malden
2.
$1,000 a Touchdown (1939) as Hamilton McGlen, Sr.
3.
Say It in French (1938) as Old man
4.
You Can't Take It with You (1938) as Professor
A girl from a family of freethinkers falls for the son of a conservative banker.
5.
Sandflow (1937) as Mr. Porter
6.
The Lash of the Penitentes (1937) as Reverend Taylor
7.
The Sheik Steps Out (1937) as Mohammedan priest
8.
The Girl Said No (1937) as Jonesy
9.
Millionaire Kid (1936) as The tutor
10.
The Boss Rider of Gun Creek (1936) as Lafe Turner
11.
Custer's Last Stand (1936) as Major [Henry] Trent
When some men are attacked by Indians, a survivor obtains an Indian medicine arrow. An Indian tells Blade he has found gold but will not tell him where until he has that arrow. So Blade starts killing the survivors of the attack but fails to get the arrow. One of the men he kills is John Cardigan and Kit Cardigan, a Scout for Custer, now starts looking for the killer of his father.
12.
Caryl of the Mountains (1936) as Jean Foray
13.
14.
The Lost City (1935) as Manyus
After a series of electrical storms disrupts the world, electrical engineer Bruce Gordon develops a machine to trace the cause of the disasters. He discovers that the source is in central Africa and, backed by the nations of the world, sets out on an expedition. Bruce learns that the disturbances emanate from an area called the Magnetic Mountain. But unknown to our hero and his pal Jerry, the Magnetic Mountain also contains a super-advanced secret city ruled by the tyrannical scientific wizard named Zolok, who has unleashed the electrical fury threatening civilization as part of his plan to conquer the world. Zolok has under his control a brilliant inventor, Manyus, Manyus' beautiful daughter Natcha and an army of giant African slaves, who follow the dictates of a strongman, Appolyn, and Gorza, a dwarf. Also in the mix are schemers Reynolds and Colton, who plan to capture Manyus and thereby gain control of Zolok's army, and a double-crossing fellow explorer named Butterfield. Can Bruce evade Zolok's "destroying rays" and stop his dreams of world conquest?
15.
A Dog of Flanders (1935) as Monsieur de LaTour
A Belgian boy nurses a stray dog back to health.
16.
17.
18.
The Crusades (1935) as Buyer
King Richard the Lionhearted launches a crusade to preserve Christianity in Jerusalem.
19.
Love Me Forever (1935) as Bonini
20.
The Night Is Young (1935) as Doctor
A European nobleman falls for a ballerina.
21.
The Return of Chandu (1934) as Tyba, the White Magician
The cult of Ubasti, headquartered on the isle of Lemuria, believes that Princess Nadji of Egypt is a reincarnation of their long-dead goddess, Ossana, and intend to sacrifice her so that Ossana may be resurrected. Nadji has sought refuge at the California home of Frank Chandler, an American educated in the Ancient East and familiar with White Magic and thus calls himself "Chandu". Vindhyan, high priest of the cult's California base has learned of this, however, and works his Black Magic to gain control of Nadji. Chandu is able to rescue her but she is in a deep trance which he cannot penetrate, so attempts to move her to safety in the South Seas, unaware that the cult has a base there also and that Vindhyan has stowed aboard his chartered yacht...
22.
Cross Streets (1934) as Dean Todd
23.
The Man Who Reclaimed His Head (1934) as Citizen
A brilliant but impoverished writer, who is a pacifist, goes to work for a publisher and writes anti-war editorials. When he discovers that the publisher has betrayed him and is in league with munitions manufacturers to make money off of war, he goes insane.
24.
The Lone Defender (1934) as Juan Valdez
A prospector is murdered by The Cactus Kid and his gang, who hope to find the murdered man's goldmine. The miner's dog, Rin-Tin-Tin, recognizes the killers, who thereafter seek to use the dog to locate the lost mine. With the help of a government agent and a young girl, Rinty saves the mine and brings the bad guys to justice.
25.
Beloved (1934) as Revolutionist leader
26.
Chandu on the Magic Isle (1934) as Tyba, the White Magician
On the mystic island of Lemuria, the cult of Ubasti seek the Egyptian Princess Nadji to sacrifice so that their goddess Ossana, whose soul resides in Nadji's body, may be resurrected by Black Magic. Nadji is located in the Far East port of Suva, but shielded by the White Magical powers of Frank Chandler, an American raised by Eastern mystics who is also known as Chandu. When Chandu takes a voyage alone, however, the evil Voice of Ubasti is able to magically spirit her to Lemuria, where Black Magic reigns supreme. Chandu sets out in pursuit with his sister Dorothy, niece Betty and nephew Bob; but, shipwrecked on the magic island, Chandu finds his family also held prisoner for sacrifice while he is plunged into an endless maze of caverns beneath the evil temple, where both his mortal and magical strength seem rendered useless...
27.
All Men Are Enemies (1934) as Katha's father
28.
The Narrow Corner (1933) as Dutch constable
A man on the run for murder tries to escape fate in the Pacific islands.
29.
Phantom of the Desert (1930) as Colonel Van Horn
30.
Dark Skies (1930) as Señor Moreno
31.
Song of the Caballero (1930) as Manuel
32.
Mamba (1930) as Count von Linden
August Bolte, the richest man in a settlement in German East Africa in the period before World War I, is called "Mamba" by the locals, which is the name of a deadly snake. Despised by the locals and the European settlers alike for his greed and arrogance, Bolte forces the beautiful daughter of a destitute nobleman to marry him in exchange for saving her father from ruin. Upon her arrival in Africa, she falls in love with an officer in the local German garrison. When World War I breaks out, Bolte, unable to avoid being conscripted, foments a rebellion among the local natives.
33.
Times Square (1929) as Professor Carrillo
34.
The Phantom of the North (1929) as Colonel Rayburn
35.
The Eternal Woman (1929) as Ovaldo
36.
Frozen River (1929) as Hazy
37.
Devil's Chaplain (1929) as The King
38.
The Veiled Woman (1929) as Colonel De Selincourt
39.
Comrades (1928) as John Burton
40.
Sharp Shooters (1928) as Grandpère
41.
Turn Back the Hours (1928) as Colonel Torreon
43.
One Increasing Purpose (1927) as Old Gand
44.
Compassion (1927) as Judge Henning
45.
Get Your Man (1927) as Duc de Bellecontre
46.
Old San Francisco (1927) as Don Hernández Vásquez
In this silent film, an Asian villain menaces a family of aristocratic Spanish settlers.
47.
Time To Love (1927) as Elvire's father
48.
Señorita (1927) as Don Francisco Hernández
49.
Don Juan (1927) as Duke Della Varnese
In this silent film, the legendary lover fights to survive intrigue in the court of the Borgias.
50.
The Golden Stallion (1927) as John Forsythe
51.
False Morals (1927) as
52.
The King of Kings (1927) as
In this silent film, Cecil B. DeMille directs an epic retelling of the life of Christ.
53.
The Unknown Cavalier (1926) as Lingo
54.
Officer Jim (1926) as
55.
Señor Daredevil (1926) as Juan Estrada
56.
Whispering Canyon (1926) as Eben Beauregard
57.
The Border Whirlwind (1926) as Señor José Córdova
58.
Devil's Dice (1926) as Judge Casper Paine
59.
Three Pals (1926) as Colonel Girard
60.
61.
The Night Patrol (1926) as John Pendleton
62.
Desert Gold (1926) as Sebastián Castanada
63.
The High Flyer (1926) as
64.
Stop, Look, and Listen (1926) as Old actor
65.
The Verdict (1925) as Pierre Ronsard
66.
Fifth Avenue Models (1925) as Joseph Ludant
A model in an expensive clothing shop quarrels with another model, and an expensive gown is ruined. In order to pay for it, she asks her father, an artist, for the money. In order to get the money, the father gets mixed up with art thieves, is caught and arrested.
67.
The Northern Code (1925) as "Père" Le Blanc
68.
Off the Highway (1925) as Master
69.
The Keeper of the Bees (1925) as Michael Worthington, The Bee Master
70.
Easy Money (1925) as
71.
The Sign of the Cactus (1925) as Old Man Hayes
72.
The Wizard of Oz (1925) as The Prime Minister
In this silent film, a farm girl learns she is a princess and is swept away by a tornado to the land of Oz.
73.
She Wolves (1925) as De Goncourt
74.
Playing With Souls (1925) as Monsieur Jomier
75.
The Mysterious Stranger (1925) as Raoul Lesage
76.
77.
Untamed Youth (1924) as Gorgio
78.
Pal o' Mine (1924) as Verdugo
79.
Defying the Law (1924) as Michelo Brescia
80.
A Boy of Flanders (1924) as Jan Van Dullan
An orphan who dreams of becoming a painter adopts a stray dog that changes his life.
81.
North of Nevada (1924) as Mark Ridgeway
82.
Men (1924) as Cleo's father
83.
Dante's Inferno (1924) as Eugene Craig
84.
Untamed Youth (1924) as Pietro
86.
The Shadow of the East (1924) as John Locke
87.
A Prince of a King (1923) as Urbano
88.
The Age of Desire (1923) as Marcio
89.
The Cricket on the Hearth (1923) as Caleb Plummer
90.
Bavu (1923) as Prince Markoff
A battle of wills develops between two Russian revolutionaries, one of whom wants to destroy everything connected with the old order, and the other of whom wants to accomplish his goals with as little bloodshed as possible.
91.
Mothers-in-Law (1923) as Newton Wingate
92.
Forgive and Forget (1923) as John Standing
93.
Daughters of the Rich (1923) as Maud's father
94.
Mr. Billings Spends His Dime (1923) as Estaban Juárez
95.
Maytime (1923) as Colonel Van Zandt
96.
The Eternal Struggle (1923) as Pierre Grange
Two Mounties pursue a suspected killer they both love.
97.
My American Wife (1923) as Don Fernando De Contas
98.
The Golden Gift (1922) as Leonati
99.
The Young Rajah (1922) as Narada
In this silent film, an All-American boy learns that he is really an Indian ruler and must desert his sweetheart to reclaim his throne.
100.
Across the Dead-Line (1922) as Abel
101.
Another Man's Shoes (1922) as Gouret
102.
The Storm (1922) as Jacques Fachard
103.
Pawned (1922) as Paul Veniza
105.
Who Am I? (1921) as Jacques Marbot
106.
Serenade (1921) as Domingo Maticas
107.
Cheated Hearts (1921) as Col. Fairfax Gordon
108.
Sowing the Wind (1921) as Petworth
109.
Opened Shutters (1921) as Sam Lacey
110.
Beach of Dreams (1921) as Monsieur de Brie
111.
The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1921) as Marcelo Desnoyers
In this silent film, a young Argentine fights for France, his father''s country, in World War I.
112.
No Woman Knows (1921) as The Great Schabelitz
113.
The Beggar Prince (1920) as Nodo
114.
Moon Madness (1920) as Latour
115.
Blind Youth (1920) as Pierre Monnier
116.
The Third Generation (1920) as Col. Alden Van Dusen
117.
Trumpet Island (1920) as Jacques de Merincourt
118.
The Lady of Red Butte (1919) as Delicate Hanson
119.
A Woman of Pleasure (1919) as Rev. Mr. Goddard
120.
Snares of Paris (1919) as De Brionne
121.
Pretty Smooth (1919) as Judge
122.
The Last of His People (1919) as Baron Bonart
123.
A Girl in Bohemia (1919) as Professor Bryce
124.
The Light of Western Stars (1918) as Padre Marcos
125.
Treasure of the Sea (1918) as Thomas Elkins
126.
Keys of the Righteous (1918) as Paul Manning
127.
The White Man's Law (1918) as Suliman Ghengis
128.
When a Woman Sins (1918) as Mortimer West
129.
The Soul of Satan (1917) as "Chicago" Stone
130.
A Tale of Two Cities (1917) as Dr. Alexandre Manette
At the outbreak of the French Revolution, Charles Darnay goes to Paris to rescue an imprisoned former family servant. He is himself imprisoned and condemned by the revolutionary forces there. His wife, the former Lucie Manette, is secretly loved by a gentlemanly wastrel, Sydney Carton. Carton embarks on a daring plan to save the husband of the woman he loves.
131.
American Methods (1917) as Baron de Prefont
132.
To Honor and Obey (1917) as James Hollis
133.
His Mother's Boy (1917) as Tom Glenny
134.
Because of a Woman (1917) as Colonel Gwynne
135.
The Book Agent (1917) as Dr. Newdope

Cast (short)

138.
Dirty Work in a Laundry (1915)
After a dastardly villain steals milk from a baby, he tries to put the heroine through a laundry press in this silent short.
139.
Lover's Lost Control (1915)
A husband wreaks havoc in a department store with his cane, clumsiness, and wandering eye in this silent short film.
140.
The Noise of Bombs (1914)
Four desperadoes attempt to blow up the house of a police constable in this silent short comedy.
141.
Shot in the Excitement (1914)
Two suitors fight over a woman in this silent comedic short.

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