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Cast (feature film)

Up Front (1951) as Clerk
Based on the famed W.W.II cartoons: Lowbrow G.I.s Willie and Joe, on the Italian front, are good soldiers in combat, but meet the antics of gung-ho Captain Johnson and other military snafus with a barrage of wry comments. On a 3-day pass in Naples, Joe's penchant for wine and women involves the pair with luscious Emi Rosso and her moonshiner father, whose tangled affairs land them in ever deeper trouble.
A Woman of Distinction (1950) as Chet
A publicity hungry press agent creates a romance between an icy college dean and a visiting lecturer.
Bells of Coronado (1950) as Ross
Roy is an insurance investigator looking into the theft of uranium ore. He must prevent the thieves from taking off in a plane with the stolen ore. It includes the songs "Bells of Coronado," "Got No Time for the Blues," and "Save a Smile for a Rainy Day."
Union Station (1950) as Ambulance driver
A secretary gets caught up in the hunt for kidnappers.
The Return of Jesse James (1950) as Bob Ford
Johnny looks so much like the real Jesse, he is mistaken for him by a grizzled old member of the now deceased James gang. Johnny is talked into leading a new gang to rob banks using the same modus operandi as the famed outlaw. Jesse's brother Frank decides to put a stop to the defamation of his dead brother's name. Johnny and his gang run into trouble when they try to rob the same two banks, simultaneously, that proved to be the downfall of the original gang.
Backfire (1950) as Cab driver
A veteran tries to clear an old friend of a murder charge.
Salt Lake Raiders (1950) as Luke Condor
When a man sent to prison for murder escapes while being transferred, Rocky is sent to bring him in. When he catches him in a ghost town the man claims to be innocent and was trying to clear himself by finding the stolen money that was never recoveded at the time of the killing. But then they find themselves prisoners of an outlaw gang that is also after the money.
Trail of Robin Hood (1950) as Mitch McCall
Retired actor Jack Holt is raising Christmas trees for sale at a cost which permits every family to have one. A commericial tree company tries to drive Holt out of business. Roy saves the day, of course. Songs include: "Home Town Jubilee," "Get a Christmas Tree for Johnny," and "Ev'ry Day is Christmas in the West." A slew of old-tiome cowboys guest star.
Illegal Entry (1949) as Billy Rafferty
Calamity Jane and Sam Bass (1949) as Link
Drifter Sam Bass shows up in Denton, Texas (soon to host a great horse race) looking for work. Before long, he attracts the attention of pretty storekeeper Katherine Egan (the sheriff's sister) and that wild frontiers woman, Calamity Jane. Circumstances make Sam richer by a very fast race horse. But his seemingly good luck with horses and women leads him to disaster. Will he be forced into a life of crime?
Abandoned (1949) as Eddie
Always Together (1948) as Reporter
A dying millionaire gives his fortune to a working girl, then recovers and tries to get it back.
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) as
Dobbs and Curtin meet up in Mexico, and go to work for a contractor, MacClane, who takes them away to remote site and tells them they will be paid when the job is finished. When they are finished, they return to town to find MacClane to get their wages. MacClane gives them a few dollars, and says he'll just go to the bank and pick up the payroll for them. Dobbs and Curtin then meet up with an old prospector, who claims the hills are still full of gold, and if they can get the cash, he'll go with them. They eventually get the cash from MacClane after a little "persuasion", and all three set off for the hills as good friends, but will they return that way?
Whiplash (1948) as Gunman
An artist becomes a boxer but finds that it may not have been the best career choice.
Two Guys from Texas (1948) as Announcer
Two vaudevillians on the run from crooks try to pass themselves off as cowboys.
Blood on the Moon (1948) as Joe Shotten
A gunslinger hired to drive off a rancher falls in love with the man's daughter.
Nora Prentiss (1947) as Policeman
An ambitious singer ruins a doctor''''s life.
My Wild Irish Rose (1947) as Joe Brennan
Musical biography of Irish songwriter Chauncey Olcott.
Dark Passage (1947) as Baker
A man falsely accused of his wife''s murder escapes to search for the real killer.
Pursued (1947) as The sergeant
That Way with Women (1947) as Solid citizen
An elderly millionaire makes a hobby of playing cupid.
Possessed (1947) as Interne
A married woman''s passion for a former love drives her mad.
House of Horrors (1946) as Detective
Two Guys from Milwaukee (1946) as Motorcycle officer
A runaway prince in disguise takes up with a taxi driver.
Deception (1946) as Taxi driver
A woman tries to protect her refugee husband from her rich and powerful ex-lover.

Cast (short)

So You Want to Be a Detective (1948)
In this comedic short, Joe McDoakes imagines himself as a private detective on a murder case. Vitaphone Release 1636A.
So You Want an Apartment (1948)
In this comedic short, Joe McDoakes goes apartment hunting. Vitaphone Release 1613A.
So You Want To Be On The Radio (1948)
In this comedic short, Joe McDoakes is behind the eight ball once again when he is the winner on a radio show. Vitaphone Release 1737A.
So You Want to Build a House (1948)
In this comedic short film, Joe McDoakes is evicted from his apartment and must find a new home. Vitaphone Release 1606A.
So You Want to Play the Horses (1946)
In this comedic short, Joe McDoakes attempts to improve his odds at playing the horse races. Vitaphone Release 1497A.
So You Think You're a Nervous Wreck (1946)
In this short film, Joe McDoakes fights his phobias and fears...and his boss. Vitaphone Release 1513A.
So You're Going on a Vacation (1946)
In this comedic short, Joe McDoakes goes on a vacation and encounters more than he bargained for. Vitaphone Release 1533A.
Carnival Day (1936)
A balloon seller assists with the romance of a singing jockey and a flower girl in this musical short film. Vitaphone Release 7143-7144.
Blood and Thunder (1931)
In this short film, a boy mistakes a play for real events.
Love Business (1930)
The teacher a boy has a crush on rents a room in his house in this short comedy.
Helping Grandma (1930)
A gang of kids try to help their adopted grandmother to sell her store in this short film.
Love My Dog (1927)
A gang of kids attempt to rescue their beloved pooch from the dogcatcher in this silent short comedy.
Uncle Tom's Uncle (1926)
A gang of children stage their own version of "Uncle Tom''''s Cabin" in this silent short comedy.
Thundering Fleas (1926)
In this silent short film, a gang of kids attend a wedding, bringing along their flea collection... which gets loose.
Shivering Spooks (1926)
A gang of children attempt to put an end to a fake séance in this silent short comedy.
The Fourth Alarm! (1926)
A gang of children assist the fire department with putting out a fire in this silent short film.

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