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Also Known As: Died: October 18, 1965
Born: March 5, 1874 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Berwick-on-Tweed, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

The Girl from Jones Beach (1949) as Judge Bullfinch
An artist discovers a real-life version of the perfect woman he's been drawing for years.
Beyond Glory (1948) as Pop Dewing
Thinking he may have caused the death of his commanding officer Captain Daniels in Tunisia, Rocky visits Daniels' widow. She falls for him, he falls for her, she encourages him to go to West Point. While there he faces serious disciplinary review for having forced a plebe into resigning. He may even be court-martialled.
The Yearling (1947) as Mr. Boyles
A Florida boy's pet deer threatens the family farm.
The Flame (1947) as Dr. Mitchell
George McAllister (John Carroll), the black sheep of a wealthy family who has squandered his share of the family inheritance, and lives in constant jealousy, hatred and resentment of his half-brother Barry (Robert Paige), who has been supporting him. George gets his girl friend, Carlotta Duval (Vera Ralston), a job as Barry's nurse with the plan of eventually marrying him. She does, but instead of going ahead with the original plan or getting rid of Barry, inheriting his money and marrying George, she finds that she is really in love with Barry.
Gallant Journey (1946) as Thomas Logan
An aviation pioneer fights his family's objections to invent a flying machine.
It's a Wonderful Life (1946) as Clarence [Oddbody]
George Bailey is a small-town man whose life seems so desperate he contemplates suicide. He had always wanted to leave Bedford Falls to see the world, but circumstances and his own good heart have led him to stay. He sacrficed his education for his brother's, kept the family-run savings and loan afloat, protected the town from the avarice of the greedy banker Mr. Potter, and married his childhood sweetheart. As he prepares to jump from a bridge, his guardian angel intercedes, showing him what life would have become for the residents of Bedford Falls is he had never lived.
The Naughty Nineties (1945) as Captain Sam Jackson
In the gay '90s, cardsharps take over a Mississippi riverboat from a kindly captain. Their first act is to change the showboat into a floating gambling house. A ham actor and his bumbling sidekick try to devise a way to help the captain regain ownership of the vessel.
The Bells of St. Mary's (1945) as Horace P. Bogardus
A liberal priest tries to soften the strict nun running St. Mary's school.
Thrill of a Romance (1945) as Hobart Glenn
A soldier returning from World War II finds love with a lady swimmer.
None Shall Escape (1944) as Father Warecki
A Nazi officer on trial for war crimes thinks back on his past.
Madame Curie (1944) as Dr. Eugene Curie
The famed female scientist fights to keep her marriage together while conducting early experiments with radioactivity.
Dragon Seed (1944) as Third Cousin
Chinese peasants fight to survive the Japanese occupation during World War II.
The Very Thought of You (1944) as Pop Wheeler
In-law problems threaten a wartime marriage.
The Moon Is Down (1943) as Mayor Orden
Small town Norwegians resist a Nazi takeover during World War II.
Shadow of a Doubt (1943) as Joseph Newton
A young girl fears her favorite uncle may be a killer.
Ball of Fire (1942) as Prof. Jerome
A group of professors takes in a nightclub singer hiding from the law to protect her gangster boyfriend.
Random Harvest (1942) as Dr. Sims
A woman''''s happiness is threatened when she discovers her husband has been suffering from amnesia.
Pierre of the Plains (1942) as Mr. Wellsby
A French-Canadian trapper''''s adventures jeopardize his romance with an innkeeper.
Mrs. Miniver (1942) as Mr. Ballard
A British family struggles to survive the first days of World War II.
The Bad Man (1941) as Mr. Hardy
A Mexican outlaw reforms to help an old friend and a pair of young lovers.
I'll Wait for You (1941) as Mr. Miller
A wounded gangster's recuperation on a remote farm leads to love.
A Girl, a Guy and a Gob (1941) as Abel Martin
A stuffy boss tries to steal his secretary from her sailor boyfriend.
High Sierra (1941) as Pa [Goodhue]
An aging ex-con sets out to pull one more big heist.
Primrose Path (1940) as Gramp
The youngest child in a family of prostitutes tries to go straight with a working man.
Anne of Windy Poplars (1940) as Matey
Anne Shirley, having recently wed her childhood sweetheart Gilbert Blythe, takes a teaching position in a prestigious school far from her home on Prince Edward Island. While she is quickly accepted by her host family, the rest of the town, headed by the clannish Pringle family, refuses to accept her, on the orders of the head of the Pringle tribe, Ernestine Pringle.
Wyoming (1940) as Sheriff
Outlaw pals are tempted to go straight.
Edison, the Man (1940) as Ben Els
Thomas Edison fights to turn his dreams into reality.
You Can't Get Away with Murder (1939) as Pop
A young tough takes the rap for a hardened gangster.
Dodge City (1939) as Dr. Irving
A soldier of fortune takes on the corrupt boss of a Western town.
Dark Victory (1939) as Dr. Parsons
A flighty heiress discovers inner strength when she develops a brain tumor.
The Rains Came (1939) as Reverend Homer Smiley
A Hindu doctor's affair with a British noblewoman is disrupted by a violent flood.
Stanley and Livingstone (1939) as John Kingsley
An American newspaper searches Africa for a lost explorer.
Remember? (1939) as Judge Milliken
A bickering couple takes an amnesia potion so they can re-discover each other.
On Borrowed Time (1939) as Dr. Evans
An old man and his grandson trap Death in a tree.
The Sisters (1938) as Ned Elliott
Three western girls make unhappy marriages at the turn of the century.
Too Many Parents (1936) as Wilkins
Maybe It's Love (1935) as Mr. Halevy
A young couple suffers through in-law and employment problems.
After Office Hours (1935) as Cap
A society newspaperwoman tries to prove to her editor that she can crack a murder case.
Four Hours to Kill! (1935) as Mac Mason
Captain Hurricane (1935) as Captain Ben
Three buddies come to blows when they hire a beautiful housekeeper.
Seven Keys to Baldpate (1935) as Adlebert Peters
A mystery writer runs into the real thing when he holes up at a deserted inn.
Pursuit (1935) as [Tom] Reynolds
The reward in a kidnapping case attracts a variety of desperate characters.
Escapade (1935) as Concierge
Death Takes a Holiday (1934) as Baron Cesarea
Death goes on vacation to learn about mortal life -- and love.
Born to Be Bad (1934) as Fuzzy
An unmarried pregnant woman is determined that her child will not grow up to be mistreated.
The Party's Over (1934) as Theodore
Ready for Love (1934) as Judge Pickett
Another Language (1933) as "Pop" [Hallam]
A newlywed discovers that she and her husband''''s snobby family speak different languages.
My Weakness (1933) as Ellery Gregory
The Invisible Man (1933) as Doctor Cranley
A scientist's experiments with invisibility turn him into a madman.
Reunion in Vienna (1933) as Father Krug
A woman is tempted to betray her husband with an old flame.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Out of Sight (1998) as Driver/Generator Operator
A female U.S. Marshal is taken hostage during a prison break and falls in love with one of her captors. After she escapes her captors, Karen joins the manhunt team. But she keeps running into the diverting Jack, who is engaged in a diamond heist, the infamous 'one last job'. Soon each one must consi
Jack (1996) as Transportation Coordinator
Jack Powell appears to be an average, middle-aged forty year old man--who plays with G.I. Joe and wears Power Ranger pajamas. But Jack is only 10-years-old. He suffers from a genetic disorder that causes him to physically age four times faster than a normal person. Fearing ridicule from the outside world, Jack''s parents have kept him secluded in their home, which they have stocked with every toy a young boy could want. Toys can''t take the place of the real friends which Jack craves. Now he''s about to embark on the greatest adventure of his unusual life--he''s about to enter the fifth grade.
Scream (1996) as Driver
Sidney has more than her share of teenage angst to cope with. Her mom was murdered a year ago, her dad is perpetually away on business, and her boyfriend Billy is pressuring her to go all the way. As if that weren''t enough, a brilliant serial killer has begun to terrorize Sidney''s quiet hometown, including her highschool classmate Casey Becker. With the calculated genius of a perfect predator, the killer is using his love of scary movies to turn the town upside down - taking everything he knows about the genre to trick his victims, outwit the police and throw his pursuers off base. Now, no one is safe - and everyone is a suspect.
Quick and the Dead, The (1987)
A movie about Eastern settlers in Wyoming in the 1870s who are helped by a mysterious stranger to fend off the attack of a violent gang. Duncan McKaskel, a peaceful man who has mellowed after his days as a soldier, and Susanna, his wife and the mother of their 12-year-old son Tom, travel in a covered wagon to Wyoming, where they hope to start a cattle business. A dangerous gang of men begin to stalk them, and they are made aware of their predicament by Con Vallian, a charismatic stranger and a skilled survivor, who is pursuing a member of the gang.<P>Duncan is uncomfortable by Con''s persistent presence, and resents Con''s violence. Susanna finds herself drawn to the attractive stranger. Tom even finds himself drawn into the conflict, as he compares the gunman''s style to his father''s. The fate of the McKaskel family becomes linked with Con''s as they fight for their survival.
Forever (1978)
A romantic drama about a teenage girl's first love and the perennial adolescent dilemma of whether to give herself to him in order to hang on to him.
American Graffiti (1973)
Four high-school seniors face an uncertain future as they try to live through their last big school dance.

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