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Also Known As: Died: December 5, 1942
Born: June 4, 1884 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Vendetta (1950) as Aria singer
2.
Song of Surrender (1949) as Singer on "Serenade"
3.
Road to Singapore (1940) as Ship's officer
A runaway tycoon and his sailor buddy try to con their way through the South Seas.
4.
Sporting Blood (1940) as Guest
A young man trying to rebuild the family racing stables falls for the daughter of a bitter rival.
5.
Risky Business (1939) as District Attorney
6.
The Covered Trailer (1939) as Doctor
7.
Girl from Rio (1939) as Roger Montgomery
8.
The Great Victor Herbert (1939) as Michael Brown
9.
Sudden Money (1939) as Mr. [Rodney] Hinds
10.
The Girl Downstairs (1938) as Manager
A European playboy falls for his maid.
11.
Rocket Ship (1938) as Professor Gordon
12.
The Texans (1938) as General Corbett
13.
Sweethearts (1938) as Man in lobby
Bickering husband-and-wife stage stars are manipulated into a break-up for publicity purposes.
14.
Letter of Introduction (1938) as
An aging actor, trying to make a comeback on Broadway, is surprised when his estranged daughter shows up. It seems that she is an actress and is also trying to make it on Broadway. He tries to re-establish his relationship with her while also trying to hide the fact that she is his daughter from the press.
15.
Delinquent Parents (1938) as Mr. Jefferson
Rich boy marries poor girl. Poor girl gets pregnant. Rich boy's parents don't know they're married, forbid him to see her anymore. Rich boy dumps poor girl, poor girl gives baby up for adoption. Rich boy and his family are happy, poor girl and her family are miserable...
16.
Test Pilot (1938) as Pilot in cafe
An irresponsible test pilot's wife and best friend try to get him to grow up.
17.
The Higgins Family (1938) as Burgess
18.
Sons of the Legion (1938) as State commander
19.
Trade Winds (1938) as Mr. Johnson
A private eye falls for the murderess he's pursuing.
20.
Renfrew on the Great White Trail (1938) as Inspector Newcombe
21.
The Girl of the Golden West (1938) as Colonel
A frontierswoman shelters a notorious outlaw.
22.
Trapped by G-Men (1937) as Conover
23.
She's Got Everything (1937) as Dr. Blicker
A penniless heiress goes to work as secretary to a stuffed shirt.
24.
Make a Wish (1937) as Grant
While at summer camp in the Maine woods, little Bobby Breen befriends composer Basil Rathbone, who left the city to try and break his creative block, and is soon playing matchmaker for his widowed singer mother and Rathbone.
25.
Big City (1937) as Dr. Franklin
An honest cab driver fights against corruption.
26.
Dangerous Holiday (1937) as Stone
27.
The Girl Said No (1937) as Charles Dillon
28.
She's Dangerous (1937) as District Attorney
29.
Something to Sing About (1937) as Blaine
A New York bandleader takes Hollywood by storm.
30.
Special Agent K-7 (1937) as Adams
31.
I Cover the War (1937) as
Bob Adams (John Wayne), ace newsreel cameraman, is told by his boss, "Get the picture---we can't screen alibis." He heads for Samari, a desert hot-bed of tribal unrest in Africa, to do just that, which includes getting footage of El Kadar (Charles Brokaw), bandit and rebel leader. He gets his pictures but only after a romance with the Colonel's daughter Pamela (Gwen Gaze), saving his wimpy, hacked-off brother Don (James Bush) from being a dupe of the gun-runners, and run-ins with spies and throat-cutting tribesman. For a finale, he saves the British Army. Made during the two-year period when Universal became "The NEW Universal" but still looked like the old Universal. FYI to source that thinks actor Jack Mack is the same actor as musician/western actor Taylor Curtis McPeters, AKA Cactus Mack; He ain't. Not even close.
32.
Armored Car (1937) as Mr. [John] Hale
33.
Headline Crasher (1936) as Senator Tallant
34.
The Farmer in the Dell (1936) as Lou Wagner
35.
In His Steps (1936) as Assisting judge
36.
Libeled Lady (1936) as Barker at ring toss
When an heiress sues a newspaper, the editor hires a reporter to compromise her.
37.
The Plot Thickens (1936) as John Carter
Schoolteacher Hildegarde Withers suspects a deadly link between two seemingly unrelated murders.
38.
Flying Hostess (1936) as The doctor
39.
Two Minutes to Play (1936) as Jack Gaines, Senior
40.
Ring Around the Moon (1936) as Baxter
41.
42.
The Great Ziegfeld (1936) as Barbershop customer
Lavish biography of Flo Ziegfeld, the producer who became Broadway's biggest starmaker.
43.
$10 Raise (1935) as Mr. Striker
44.
Too Tough to Kill (1935) as Mulhern
45.
Dante's Inferno (1935) as Mr. Hamilton
A carny builds a gambling empire at the expense of his family's wellbeing.
46.
Calm Yourself (1935) as Police inspector
An advertising man takes off after kidnappers.
47.
Mister Dynamite (1935) as Doctor
48.
Symphony of Living (1935) as Michael Rupert
49.
Diamond Jim (1935) as Head waiter
50.
Here Comes the Band (1935) as Banker
A songwriters takes on the corrupt publisher who stole his music.
51.
Shadow of Doubt (1935) as Mark Torrey
Murder charges threaten an actress's marriage plans.
52.
Murder in the Fleet (1935) as Harry Jeffries
Seamen hunt down a deadly saboteur.
53.
Society Doctor (1935) as Doctor
When his pioneering ideas cause problems, a hospital doctor goes into private practice.
54.
The Show-Off (1934) as Edwards
A man''''s loud-mouthed bumbling almost ruins his new wife''''s family.
55.
Back Page (1934) as John H. Smith
56.
Take the Stand (1934) as
57.
Handy Andy (1934) as Francis Beauregard
A druggist lets his socially ambitious wife convince him to pursue the high life.
58.
This Side of Heaven (1934) as Producer
An eccentric family tries to work together when the father is accused of embezzlement.
59.
Wild Gold (1934) as Cafe manager
60.
The Girl from Missouri (1934) as Office manager
A gold-digging chorus girl tries to keep her virtue while searching for a rich husband.
61.
Evelyn Prentice (1934) as Mr. Dillingham
A criminal lawyer's wife faces blackmail when she has an affair.
62.
Operator 13 (1934) as Execution officer
An actress signs up to spy for the Union, then falls for a Confederate officer.
63.
Sadie McKee (1934) as Dr. Patrick
A working girl suffers through three troubled relationships on her road to prosperity.
64.
Elinor Norton (1934) as Civilian doctor
65.
Paris Interlude (1934) as Stevens
Expatriates and foreign correspondents mix in a Paris bistro.
66.
Sing Sing Nights (1934) as Attorney general
67.
Successful Failure (1934) as Blair
68.
Baby Take a Bow (1934) as Mr. [Stuart] Carson
69.
Money Means Nothing (1934) as George Whitney
70.
The Road to Ruin (1934) as Mr. Dixon
An innocent girl falls in with a crowd devoted to pot and free love.
71.
The Countess of Monte Cristo (1934) as Picture director
72.
A Modern Hero (1934) as Eggleson
A circus rider makes a hit in the automotive industry but can''''t find happiness.
73.
Day of Reckoning (1933) as Party guest
A man''''s nagging wife drives him to crime.
74.
The Women in His Life (1933) as Prosecutor
When his ex-wife is murdered, a hard-living lawyer defends the chief suspect.
75.
Only Yesterday (1933) as
76.
Men Must Fight (1933) as Doctor
Prophetic tale of a mother in 1940 trying to keep her son out of war.
77.
Public Stenographer (1933) as James Martin, Sr.
78.
The World Gone Mad (1933) as Graham Gaines
79.
Her Resale Value (1933) as Dr. Lukas
80.
Daring Daughters (1933) as Lawton
81.
Saturday's Millions (1933) as Mr. Chandler
Jim Fowler is Western University's football hero and is constantly besieged by reporters. Jim's father Ezra comes to visit him and becomes reacquainted with an old Western football chum, Mr. Chandler, who happens to be the father of Jim's girlfriend Joan. Jim keeps his roommate, Andy, busy by sending him to collect money on their laundry concessions business, even though Andy is desperately trying to meet his girlfriend Thelma, who has just come for a visit. When the coach tells Chandler and Fowler that Jim is nervous and erratic, Chandler invites Jim to spend the night before the big game at his home. After-dinner conversation reveals that Jim sees football as merely a business, and feels devalued by his popularity because he thinks people are only interested in him because of football, not for who he is. Joan is disillusioned that Jim treats football as a racket, and the fathers are disappointed because they sincerely love the game. Later, Joan tries to prove her sincere love for Jim with a kiss, but he refuses to express his love for her because he is convinced that she will forget him in six months. She is so offended that she vows never to see him again. Later, Jim gets drunk, even though he is breaking training, and goes to a roadhouse to see Marie, a woman who he believes knows nothing of his football career. Marie asks Jim not to play in the next game because the roadhouse owner, Felix, has bet $6,000 on the opposing team. Felix enters and tells Jim that he will release a sordid story about him and Marie if Jim plays, which will ruin his reputation because he and Marie are actually married. Jim hits Felix and breaks his hand, but when Felix comes at him with a knife, Andy and his father come to his rescue, and with Joan, they all return home. Jim refuses to allow the doctor to put a cast on his hand and insists that the doctor not reveal his condition to the coach. The day of the game, Jim gives Andy the task of keeping nosy reporter Myra Blane busy during the game. Although he is in severe pain, Jim plays the game, but the team immediately falls behind. Team captain Alan, who is a rival for Joan's affection, decides to stand by Jim and keep him in the game, but when Jim drops the final pass, Western loses. In the locker room, Jim's teammates are dejected, but to his surprise, they all agree that they would rather lose a game with him, than win one without him.
82.
Goodbye Love (1933) as
83.
Week-end Marriage (1932) as Jameson
When her husband loses his job, a woman risks her marriage to become the breadwinner.
84.
Careless Lady (1932) as Captain Gerard
85.
A Successful Calamity (1932) as Lawrence
A family pulls together to help a member in financial trouble.
86.
Guilty As Hell (1932) as District Attorney
87.
The Crash (1932) as Frank Parrish
The stock market crash costs a faithless wife her fortune.
88.
Pack Up Your Troubles (1932) as Alfred E. Smith
Two World War I veterans try help a comrade''s orphaned daughter find her family.
89.
Iron Master (1932) as Paul Rankin
90.
The Stoker (1932) as Alan Ballard
91.
Flames (1932) as Garson
92.
Shadow of the Eagle, The (1932)
The Eagle uses sky writing to make threats against a corporation. Nathan Gregory owns a travelling fairground and is thought to be the Eagle. Craig McCoy is a pilot who goes looking for the Eagle when Gregory turns up missing.
93.
Graft (1931) as Carter Harrison
94.
The Black Camel (1931) as Ballou
Movie star Sheila Fayne is seeing wealthy Alan Jaynes while filming in Honolulu, Hawaii, but won't marry him without consulting famed psychic Tanaverro first. Tanaverro confronts her about the unsolved murder of fellow film star Denny Mayo three years earlier, and she decides to reject Jaynes' proposal. When Sheila is found shot to death in her beach-front pavilion, Charlie Chan of the Honolulu Police investigates.
95.
Maker of Men (1931) as Mr. Rhodes
Bob plays football badly so his father Coach Dudley, his girlfriend Dorothy and his school reject him. He joins a rival college team and aims to defeat his dad's team.
96.
Seed (1931) as Bliss
Bart is a clerk for a publishing company; he has written a novel. His wife Peggy and he have five children. Bart's former girlfriend Mildred is manager of the company's Paris office. She manages to get the novel published and talks Bart into marrying her after he divorces Peggy. Initially successful, Bart must turn to writing trash to keep Mildred in money. When he sees how well his four sons and daughter Margaret have grown without his help, he asks Peggy to let them all come live with him and Mildred. Peggy agrees, but the arrival of his beloved children puts Mildred's future in jeopardy.
97.
Too Young to Marry (1931) as Chester Armstrong
98.
The Devil Plays (1931) as
99.
Convicted (1931) as John Blair
100.
Hell Bound (1931) as Gilbert
101.
The Deceiver (1931) as Mr. John Lawton
Actor Reginald Thorpe is found dead in his dressing room, stabbed in the back. Suspects abound. John Wayne's only contribution was as a stand-in for the corpse.
102.
Up for Murder (1931) as [Cyril] Herk
103.
Inspiration (1931) as Galand
Yvonne is a Parisian woman with a disreputable past. When this past returns to haunt her, she decides to leave her boyfriend in order to presever his honor. Later, she returns to him, but the couple have many more trials to face.
104.
X Marks the Spot (1931) as
The story begins in 1923 where after an accident, a newspaper reporter (Ford) needs to raise $5,000 to pay for an operation, otherwise his young sister will be crippled for life. The desperate reporter is finally able to get the cash from a shady acquaintance, Riggs (played well by Kohler). Eight years later in New York, circumstances conspire to place the reporter as the number one suspect in the murder of a showgirl. With no witness or alibi, the reporter devises a plan to smoke out the real culprit. A meeting is arranged under the cover of night and to the surprise of both men, the murderer is Riggs. Out of gratitude for past generosity to his sister, the reporter agrees not to expose Riggs, however unwittingly leads the police to him! Riggs is found guilty, and a dramatic scene in the courthouse ensues.
105.
A Holy Terror (1931) as Tom Hedges
Eastern millionaire's son Bard finds his father murdered and flies west to see rancher Drew who may know something about it. En route he crashes his plane into Jerry's bathroom; she falls in love with him which makes her suitor Steve jealous.
106.
Stepping Out (1931) as Charley Miller
After catching their husbands with other women, two wives go on a girls-only vacation.
107.
Courage (1930) as James Rudlin
108.
College Lovers (1930) as Gene Hutton
109.
The Benson Murder Case (1930) as Anthony Benson
110.
Shadow of the Law (1930) as Frank
111.
Safety in Numbers (1930) as C. Carstairs Reynolds
112.
Recaptured Love (1930) as Rawlings
An errant husband wants to return to his wife.
113.
The Bat Whispers (1930) as Mr. Bell
A masked criminal terrorizes the residents at a deserted country house.
114.
Puttin' on the Ritz (1930) as Fenway Brooks
Crooner Harry Raymond and best friend James Tierney are working for a musical promoter when they meet Dolores Fenton who is trying to make ends meet by selling one of her songs. Raymond collaborates with Miss Fenton on her music but gets fired overzealoulsy selling it to his boss. Raymond and Tierney, along with their girlfriends, work in vaudeville until they are separated by a Broadway offer for Raymond and girlfriend Dolores. Success comes to the crooning Raymond in New York. He starts hobnobbing with high society, drinking heavily, and forgetting his old friends. It's a formula for a big fall.
115.
Brothers (1930) as Prosecuting attorney
116.
Madonna of the Streets (1930) as Kingsley
117.
Peacock Alley (1930) as Martin Saunders
118.
Manslaughter (1930) as Albee
119.
Painted Faces (1929) as District Attorney
120.
This Is Heaven (1929) as E. D. Wallace
121.
Lucky Boy (1929) as Mr. Ellis
122.
King of the Kongo (1929)
A Secret Service agent searches the jungle for his missing brother, also an agent. He encounters a young woman there who is also searching, but for her missing father. They encounter a gang of ivory smugglers who hold a prisoner who knows the secrets of the missing people and a lost treasure. The pair are also menaced by a giant gorilla which guards the temple which is the smugglers' lair.
123.
124.
Half Marriage (1929) as George Page
A society girl marries a struggling architect in secret.
125.
The Squall (1929) as Josef Lajos
A gypsy beauty sets the men of a farming family to fighting over her favors.
126.
The Dummy (1929) as Blakie Baker
127.
The Unholy Night (1929) as Colonel Davidson
A mad strangler haunts the London fog.
128.
The Crimson City (1928) as Richard Brand
129.
The Grain of Dust (1928) as George
130.
Loves of an Actress (1928) as Baron Hartman
131.
A Bit of Heaven (1928) as Mark Storm
132.
Thanks for the Buggy Ride (1928) as Mr. McBride
133.
Love Over Night (1928) as Richard Thorne
134.
Captain Swagger (1928) as Phil Poole
135.
On Trial (1928) as Prosecuting attorney
136.
Beware of Married Men (1928) as Leonard Gilbert
137.
My Man (1928) as Waldo
138.
Show Girl (1928) as Milton
139.
The Border Patrol (1928) as Earl Hanway
140.
The Jazz Singer (1927) as Harry Lee
A cantor's son breaks with family tradition to go into show business.
141.
Women's Wares (1927) as Frank Stanton
142.
Dearie (1927) as Luigi
143.
A Kiss in a Taxi (1927) as Henri Le Sage
144.
The Bush Leaguer (1927) as Wallace Ramsey
145.
Matinee Ladies (1927) as Tom Mannion
146.
The Girl From Rio (1927) as Antonio Santos
147.
The World at Her Feet (1927) as Dr. H. G. Pauls
148.
Wings (1927) as Air commander
In this silent film, romantic rivals fly against the enemy in World War I.
149.
The Desired Woman (1927) as Sir Sydney Vincent
150.
The Golden Cocoon (1926) as Mr. Renfro
151.
The Blind Goddess (1926) as Henry Kelling
152.
Shameful Behavior? (1926) as Jack Lee
153.
Devil's Island (1926) as Jean Valyon
154.
The Lily (1926) as Huzar
155.
That's My Baby (1926) as Schuyler Van Loon
156.
The Bridge of Sighs (1925) as Glenn Hayden
157.
The Tornado (1925) as Ross Travers
158.
The Air Mail (1925) as Jim Cronin
159.
The Man Without a Country (1925) as Aaron Burr
160.
The Lure of the Wild (1925) as Gordon Daniels
161.
The Star Dust Trail (1924) as John Benton
162.
40-Horse Hawkins (1924) as Rudolph Catalina
163.
The Fast Worker (1924) as Roxbury Medcroft
164.
Beau Brummel (1924) as Lord Stanhope
In this silent film, the legendary dandy takes on British society to court a lady above his station.
165.
Helen's Babies (1924) as Tom Lawrence
166.
Hearts Aflame (1923) as Philip Rowe
167.
The Dangerous Age (1923) as Robert Chanslor
168.
Poor Men's Wives (1923) as Richard Smith-Blanton
169.
Lovebound (1923) as Paul Meredith
170.
Her Accidental Husband (1923) as Paul Dupré, an artist
171.
Cameo Kirby (1923) as Cousin Aaron Randall
Wrongfully blamed for the death of Col. John Randall, Cameo Kirby (Gilbert) must find the true villain and clear his name before he can declare his love for Adele (Olmstead), the dead man's daughter.
172.
Is Divorce a Failure? (1923) as David Lockwood
173.
The Broken Wing (1923) as Sylvester Cross
174.
The Eleventh Hour (1923) as Herbert Glenville
175.
Rags to Riches (1922) as Blackwell Clarke
176.
When the Devil Drives (1922) as John Graham
177.
The Worldly Madonna (1922) as Alan Graves
178.
Strange Idols (1922) as Malcolm Sinclair
179.
Remembrance (1922) as J. P. Grout, Jr.
180.
A Self-Made Man (1922) as Hugo Bonsall
181.
Yellow Men and Gold (1922) as Lynch
182.
Grand Larceny (1922) as Franklin
183.
A Voice in the Dark (1921) as Lieut. Patrick Cloyd
184.
A Virginia Courtship (1921) as Dwight Neville
185.
Roads of Destiny (1921) as Lewis Marsh
186.
The Old Nest (1921) as Tom, age 36
A mother raises her six children and one by one lets them go out into the world. Their failures and successes fill her life, but she grows lonely without them. Then when one of the children has a surprise to announce, they all return home to be with their mother.
187.
Everything for Sale (1921) as Lee Morton
188.
The Night Rose (1921) as Clancy
189.
Don't Neglect Your Wife (1921) as George Geary
190.
What Love Will Do (1921) as Herbert Dawson
191.
The Great Lover (1920) as Ward
192.
Dollars and Sense (1920) as George Garrison
193.
The Branding Iron (1920) as Prosper Gael
194.
The Woman in Room 13 (1920) as Joe
195.
Darling Mine (1920) as Jay Savoy
196.
The Law of the North (1917) as The Rt. Hon. Reginald Annesley
197.
The Royal Pauper (1917) as William, 21 years old, The Prince Charming
198.
Pardners (1917) as Justus Morrow
199.
The Little Chevalier (1917) as Delaup
200.
Threads of Fate (1917) as Dr. Grant Hunter
201.
Think It over (1917) as Henry Whitworth
202.
The Power of Decision (1917) as Austin Bland
203.
Behind the Mask (1917) as Lord Strathmore
204.
The Master Passion (1917) as Professor Alberto Martino
205.
The Cloud (1917) as John Saunders
206.
The on-the-Square-Girl (1917) as Actor
207.
Babbling Tongues (1917) as Viscount de Bellerive
208.
When Love Is King (1916) as Felix, the King
209.
The Cossack Whip (1916) as Sergius
210.
Vanity Fair (1915) as George Osborne
211.
The Ring of the Borgias (1915) as Donald Rivers

Cast (short)

212.
The Little Maestro (1937)
A chef takes pity on a starving musician, and allows him to perform at his nightclub in this short film.
213.
Buried Loot (1935)
This short film covers the story of a man who confesses to embezzlement only after burying the money he stole.

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