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Also Known As: Died: March 12, 1971
Born: June 22, 1902 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Who Is Harry Kellerman and Why Is He Saying Those Terrible Things About Me? (1971) as Leon Soloway
Georgie Soloway, a pop hit love song writer who cannot love, himself, or others. He spends his days with various women flying his plane, and dropping in to the world around him.
Move (1970) as Doorman
A young playwright who writes porno novels to overcome a writer's block, lives the fantasies of one of his books, while trying to move with his wife from one apartment into a larger one.
The Tiger Makes Out (1967) as Mr. Ratner
A would be revolutionary gets more than he bargained for when he kidnaps a hyper house wife.
Let's Make Love (1960) as Oliver Burton
A millionaire uses a fake name to infiltrate a musical making fun of him.
Once Upon a Horse... (1958) as Bruno de Gruen
Dan and Doc are incompetent desperados who plan to give crime one more try before going straight. Miss Amity Babb is the shapely toast of Empty Cup, Colorado who sets prices by Wall Street, never loses at poker, and rules the town (and the sheriff) with a cash register in a velvet glove. When Amity and our two heroes meet, the slapstick burlesque of Western cliches grows ever wilder...
Four Boys and a Gun (1957) as Television man
It's Always Fair Weather (1955) as Tim
World War II buddies get mixed up with gangsters and an egotistical TV star when they hold a 10-year reunion.
Deep in My Heart (1954) as Berrison, Sr.
Musical biography of composer Sigmund Romberg, who fought to bring serious music to Broadway.
Knock on Wood (1954) as Marty Brown
Ventriloquist Jerry Morgan has failed with another love affair. The reason: when the relationship reaches the point when it is time to discuss marriage, his doll Clarence becomes mean and jealous. His fiancée Audrey leaves him and Jerry smashes his two dolls, Clarence and Terrence. Morgan's dollmaker Papinek is member of a spy ring who has stolen the secret plans to the top secret Lafayette airplane. Since Morgan is leaving for Zurich the same night, he decides to use Morgan's dolls as a mailbox and hides the secret plan in the heads of the dolls. Another secret spy ring also wants to get their hands on Jerry's luggage and they *also* follow him. Eventually, Jerry is chased by both these organizations as well as the police, who suspects him of murder.
Fourteen Hours (1951) as Cab driver
A policeman tries to talk a desperate young man off the ledge of a New York skyscraper.
The Saint in London (1939) as Dugan
The Saint''''s investigation of a counterfeiting ring uncovers a nest of spies.
St. Martin's Lane (1938) as Hackett
A street performer helps a young pickpocket find a new career as a dancer.
The Great Ziegfeld (1936) as Clarence
Lavish biography of Flo Ziegfeld, the producer who became Broadway's biggest starmaker.
Strangers on a Honeymoon (1936) as Lennie
Runaway Queen (1934) as Manager
De Luxe Annie (1918) as Joe, the grocery clerk
Annie is a victim of amnesia. In this state, having forgotten her husband and friends, she becomes a master criminal. But an operation on her brain restores her memory, leaving her to face the consequences of her actions.

Cast (special)

Price, The (1971) as Solomon
The story, set in a condemned Manhattan brownstone, is a graphic portrait of bitter memories as seen through the eyes of two brothers who gather after sixteen years of separation to sell off the family heirlooms.
Mirror, Mirror, Off the Wall (1969) as Linkoff
When Max Maxwell, a writer with a sinking reputation publishes a dirty book under the pen name N.Y. Rome, he finds immediate success and a problem -- schizophrenia. The story relates Max's attempt to cope with his alter ego, Rome, when he suddenly appears and becomes visible only to Max.

Cast (short)

All American Drawback (1935)
In this comedic short, a "student" must raise his grades or else no more football. Vitaphone Release 1877.
That Goes Double (1932)
Complications ensue when a singer discovers he has a double in this musical short film. Vitaphone Release 1495-1496.

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