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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Night unto Night (1949) as Man in hotel
A terminally ill scientist seeks comfort from a mentally disturbed widow.
2.
A Kiss in the Dark (1949) as Tenant
A concert pianist inherits an apartment house full of loony tenants.
3.
The House Across the Street (1949) as Villman
Mob pressure sends a crusading reporter from the front page to the advice column.
4.
April Showers (1948) as Voice from audience
A family vaudeville act is torn apart by the father's drinking problem.
5.
Always Together (1948) as Husband
A dying millionaire gives his fortune to a working girl, then recovers and tries to get it back.
6.
That Way with Women (1947) as Spectator
An elderly millionaire makes a hobby of playing cupid.
7.
The Man I Love (1947) as Waiter
A night-club singer gets involved with a mobster.
8.
The Spanish Main (1945) as Manicurist
Dutch rebels in the Caribbean turn pirate and kidnap the corrupt Spanish governor's bride-to-be.
9.
Escape from Crime (1942) as Reporter
An ex-con becomes a daredevil photojournalist.
10.
Murder in the Big House (1942) as Reporter
Two reporters take on a murder ring at the state pen.
11.
Bullet Scars (1942) as Reporter
Hoods kidnap an honest doctor to patch up one of their own.
12.
Gentleman Jim (1942) as Waiter
Fanciful biography of 19th-century boxing champion Jim Corbett.
13.
Out of the Fog (1941) as Reporter
A racketeer terrorizes a small fishing community until he falls in love with a fisherman's daughter.
14.
Million Dollar Baby (1941) as
A young innocent's surprise inheritance causes problems with her poor but proud boyfriend.
15.
A Shot in the Dark (1941) as Photographer
A reporter and a police detective sort through the clues in a night-club owner''''s murder.
16.
Meet John Doe (1941) as
A reporter's fraudulent story turns a tramp into a national hero and makes him a pawn of big business.
17.
Strange Alibi (1941) as Waiter
An undercover cop finds himself on the wrong side of the law when the mob discovers his true identity.
18.
Thieves Fall Out (1941) as Janitor
A young man tries to rescue his grandmother from kidnappers.
19.
Passage from HongKong (1941) as Tourist
A thriller writer tries to impress a young woman by pretending to be tied to a murder.
20.
Knockout (1941) as Photographer
A prizefighter's swelled head endangers his marriage.
21.
Highway West (1941) as Yokel
A woman discovers her respectable husband is a notorious gangster.
22.
A Fugitive from Justice (1940) as Photographer
An insurance investigator gets caught between cops and crooks when he hides the beneficiary of a million-dollar policy.
23.
East of the River (1940) as Prisoner
A young gangster and his honest brother fall for the same woman.
24.
Money and the Woman (1940) as
An embezzler''''s wife begs his boss for forgiveness, only to fall in love with him.
25.
Calling Philo Vance (1940) as First photographer
Society sleuth Philo Vance tangles with foreign agents when he investigates the murder of an aircraft manufacturer.
26.
Kid Nightingale (1939) as Waiter
A waiter becomes a singing prizefighter.
27.
Indianapolis Speedway (1939) as Spectator
A race-car driver tries to keep his kid brother from taking to the track.
28.
They Made Me a Criminal (1939) as Ticketman
A young boxer flees to farming country when he thinks he's killed an opponent in the ring.
29.
The Adventures of Jane Arden (1939) as Cigar-counter clerk
A reporter poses as a jewel smuggler to unmask a criminal gang.
30.
Secret Service of the Air (1939) as First alien
A government agent battles smugglers.
31.
Devil's Island (1939) as Convict
A surgeon unjustly sent to Devil's Island fights to survive harsh treatment.
32.
Blackwell's Island (1939) as Barber
A reporter gets himself sent to prison to expose a mobster.
33.
Code of the Secret Service (1939) as
Secret Service agents try to solve the theft of treasury banknote plates.
34.
Smashing the Money Ring (1939) as Prison runner
The Secret Service investigates a fleet of gambling ships.
35.
On Trial (1939) as Juror
A novice lawyer must defend a killer.
36.
Comet over Broadway (1938) as Stage manager
A stage star's rampant ambition leads to murder.
37.
Torchy Gets Her Man (1938) as Reporter
Female reporter Torchy Blane tries to crack a counterfeiting case.
38.
Racket Busters (1938) as Cashier
A mobster tries to take over the trucking business.
39.
Torchy Blane in Panama (1938) as Steward
An ambitious newspaper woman traces bank robbers to an ocean liner.
40.
Cowboy from Brooklyn (1938) as Reporter
A singing cowboy turns out to be a tenderfoot.
41.
Accidents Will Happen (1938) as First professional witness
An insurance man tangles with a fraud ring.
42.
Over the Wall (1938) as Clothesbox trusty
A prison chaplain tries to help a man framed for murder prove his innocence.
43.
Penrod's Double Trouble (1938) as First reporter
A missing boy''''s lookalike takes his place and raises havoc.
44.
Smart Blonde (1937) as Hymie
An ambitious reporter forces her policeman boyfriend to let her help with a murder case.
45.
Ready, Willing and Able (1937) as Young arranger
Two songwriters want to cast a British star in their new show.
46.
Missing Witness (1937) as Customer
47.
White Bondage (1937) as Clerk
A reporter risks lynching to prove that share croppers are being cheated.
48.
Here Comes Carter (1936) as Lineman
A radio commentator avenges an old wrong by blowing the whistle on Hollywood scandals.
49.
The Big Noise (1936) as Driver
A meek businessman turns hero when he refuses to pay the mob for protection.
50.
Freshman Love (1936) as Attendant
A college coach uses a beautiful blonde to woo athletes into joining his team.
51.
Love Begins at Twenty (1936) as Cashier
A henpecked husband tries to help his daughter marry the man she loves and his wife loathes.
52.
The Captain's Kid (1936) as Weymouth
A sea captain has to live up to his tall tales when he''''s attacked by gangsters.
53.
A Night at the Ritz (1935) as Bus boy
A publicist doesn''t know that his famous chef client can''t cook.
54.
While the Patient Slept (1935) as Reporter
A nurse investigates murder at a mysterious mansion.
55.
Bright Lights (1935) as Taxi driver
Husband-and-wife vaudeville stars separate when success goes to his head.
56.
In the Headlines (1929) as Levine
57.
Smilin' Guns (1929) as Professor

Cast (short)

58.
The Screen Director (1951)
This short film provides a behind-the-scenes look at the responsibilities of a motion picture director.
59.
So You Want to Keep Your Hair (1946)
In this comedic short, Joe McDoakes searches for any cure that will halt his disappearing hairline. Vitaphone Release 1484A.
60.
Vaudeville Days (1942)
This short film provides a historical revue of vaudeville performances. Vitaphone Release 1077A.
61.
Alice in Movieland (1940)
When a beauty queen tries to make it in Hollywood, she learns stardom comes at a price in this short film. Vitaphone Release 88-89A.
62.
Alex in Wonderland (1940)
In this comedic short, things take a turn for the worse when an unwanted relative comes to visit his sister in the city.
63.
Slapsie Maxie's (1939)
In this comedic short, a waiter accidentally knocks out a boxing champion leading to a humorous "rematch." Vitaphone Release 9384-9385.
64.
Campus Cinderella (1938)
After falling in love with a co-ed, a popular basketball star plays for a different college than what his father originally wanted in this musical short. Vitaphone Release 8809-8810.

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