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Cast (feature film)

Fury at Gunsight Pass (1956) as Woman friend
Part of an outlaw gang rides into town to rob the bank and their accomplice is the local undertaker. The robbery goes awry and they are captured but the money is not found. While the prisoners are being transferred, the rest of the gang overpowers the posse, frees the prisoners, and returns to town. The undertaker's wife finds the money and tries to flee putting the townspeople's life in jeopardy as the outlaw leader plans to start shooting them unless he gets the money.
Easy to Love (1953) as Guest in lobby
Two men vie for the heart of a Cypress Gardens swimming star.
The War of the Worlds (1953) as Elderly woman
A scientist on vacation stumbles upon a Martian invasion.
Aaron Slick from Punkin Crick (1952) as Townswoman
Country bumpkin Aaron Slick (Alan Young) has been unsuccessfully courting pretty young widow Josie Beery (Dinah Shore) for years. Josie yearns for a fling in the big city. With $20,000 from a crooked deal stashed in their trunk, Bill Merridew (Robert Merrill) and his "kissing cousin" Gladys (Adele Jergens), stars, in a relative sense, of a touring tent show stop at Josie's farm. Merridew, actually hiding out, thinks there is oil on the farm and Aaron, knowing otherwise, tricks him into buying the farm for a large sum. Josie takes the money and runs to Chicago, with Merridew, realizing he was tricked, in hot pursuit. Aaron arrives in time to keep Josie from letting Merridew "invest" her money.
The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) as
A circus ringmaster and an egotistical trapeze artist vie for the love of a pretty acrobat.
Rhubarb (1951) as
Rich, eccentric T.J. Banner adopts a feral cat who becomes an affectionate pet. Then T.J. dies, leaving to Rhubarb most of his money and a pro baseball team, the Brooklyn Loons. When the team protests, publicist Eric Yeager convinces them Rhubarb is good luck. But Eric's fiancée Polly seems to be allergic to cats, and the team's success may mean new hazards for Rhubarb.
Dear Wife (1950) as Depositer
Teenaged Miriam starts a political campaign to nominate Bill Seacroft, her brother-in-law, for state senator in opposition to the local political machine. Unknown to Miriam, said machine nominates her father, Judge Wilkins. As support grows for Bill, the presence of rival candidates under one roof poses problems, especially for Ruth, wife to Bill and daughter of the judge.
The Heiress (1949) as Delivery woman
A plain young woman's money makes her prey to fortune hunters.
Knock on Any Door (1949) as Knitter
A crusading lawyer fights to save a juvenile delinquent charged with murder.
Square Dance Jubilee (1949) as
Two talent scouts for a New York-based country music TV show called "Square Dance Jubilee" are sent out West to get authentic western singing acts. They find what they're looking for, but also get mixed up in cattle rustling and murder.
Lust for Gold (1949) as
A German immigrant braves the wild West in search of gold and a woman to love.
The Fuller Brush Man (1948) as Wife
A bumbling salesman gets mixed up in murder.
The Romance of Rosy Ridge (1947) as Wife
A farmer's daughter falls in love with a man who fought against her family in the Civil War.
To Each His Own (1946) as Customer
A single mother gives up her son, then fights to remain a part of his life.
Monsieur Beaucaire (1946) as Servant
Beaucaire is a barber for the Royal French court who becomes a real "royal pain" for the king. As a result he is sent to the guillotine - however he is saved by the Duc de Chandre, who rescues and transports him to the Spanish court. While there Beaucaire poses as a noblesman. The only problem is, he gets into even more trouble.
Let's Go Steady (1945) as
Rough, Tough and Ready (1945) as Landlady
Brad Crowder (Chester Morris) is co-owner in the Crowder Salvage Company with Jo Matheson (Jean Rogers), who inherited her father's share of the business. She is in love with Brad, while he thinks of her as a brat in overalls. Brad is a wolf after all the girls, especially those of his best friend Owen McCarey (Victor McLaglen.) When the war begins, Brad offers his salvage equipment and men to the Navy, provided he gets an officer's commission. The Navy isn't interested but the Army is, minus the commission, and send Brad and his men to training school for thirteen weeks. Brad has a dinner date with Jo, but breaks it when Owen bets him he can't take his latest girl, Kitty Duval (Amelita Ward.) Kitty phones while Owen is taking a shower, and Brad tells he Owen is still working but he will pick her up. By the time Owen catches up, Kitty is showing a decided preference for Brad, and Owen consoles himself with Lorine Gray (Veda Ann Borg), a Brooklyn girl pretending to be an innocent little gal from the South who wants a home and a husband. Brad returns from training to find that Jo has joined the WAC abd that Owen is about to marry Lorine. Brad, seeing that Owen is really in love, has no intention of breaking up the romance. Kitty can't make a date with Brad and sends Lorine to explain. Lorine falls for Brad and jilts Owen. Presuming that Brad has deliberately taken her, they fight and both men are badly mauled. Before the breach between them can be mended, bot are ordered overseas. Unless one has missed the other 123 versions of this plot, the only question remaining is which man will save the other's life at the risk of his own?
Passport to Destiny (1944) as Second scrubwoman
A British war widow travels to Berlin to assassinate Hitler.
Address Unknown (1944) as Cook
A German-born art dealer finds himself falling for Nazi propaganda.
Slightly Dangerous (1943) as Bit in newspaper office
A small-town girl changes her identity to make it in New York, leaving her boyfriend a suspect in her "disappearance."
Bedtime Story (1941) as
A stage star''''s dreams of retirement conflict with her playwright husband''''s need for a hit -- with her starring.
You'll Never Get Rich (1941) as Kewpie's mother
A Broadway dancing team splits up when the male dancer is drafted.
Father Takes a Wife (1941) as Sewing woman
A famous actress has to win over her ready-made family when she weds a shipping magnate.
Third Finger, Left Hand (1940) as Woman at railroad station
A man-shy fashion editor pretends to be married until a suitor claims to be her husband.
Geronimo (1940) as Immigrant
The Great McGinty (1940) as
A hobo rises to town mayor when he hooks up with a crooked political boss.
Lucky Partners (1940) as Woman on bus
Two strangers who share a sweepstakes ticket take it on the lam.
Riders from Nowhere (1940) as Mrs. Gregory
Four Wives (1939) as
Three married women play matchmaker for their widowed sister.
Grand Jury Secrets (1939) as Tenant
Scandal Street (1938) as Mrs. Miller
Raw Timber (1937) as
Champagne Waltz (1937) as Woman patron
Theodora Goes Wild (1936) as
A woman's two lives as small-town innocent and author of torrid romances collide.
Diamond Jim (1935) as Mid-Wife
The Mighty Barnum (1934) as Woman at dock
I Hate Women (1934) as Mrs. Black
The Costello Case (1930) as Landlady
Tenderloin (1928) as Aunt Molly
Should a Girl Marry? (1928) as Aunt Ada
Headin' Westward (1928) as Lizzie
Flying Fool (1925) as Mrs. Gibbs
Tricks (1925) as Housekeeper
Conductor 1492 (1924) as Mrs. Brown
Lovers' Lane (1924) as Mrs. Stone

Cast (special)

Final Cut, The (1996) as Speaker
Scheming British Prime Minister Francis Urquhart is still holding onto power with an iron grip and is determined to become the greatest Prime Minister since Winston Churchill. Urquhart's past as a young man in Cyprus catches up to him when he becomes the middle-man is a settlement between feuding Gr

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Dalziel & Pascoe: A Clubbable Woman (1996) as Mrs Williams

Cast (short)

Fighting Parson, The (1930)
In this short film, a banjo player is mistaken for "The Fighting Parson" in a tough western town.
Buried Treasure (1926)
A gang of children embark upon a treasure hunt for Captain Kidd''''s buried gold in this short film.

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