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Cast (feature film)

Untamed Frontier (1952) as
The Denbow family hope to freeze out homesteaders by denying access across their land; but to evade a murder charge, Glenn Denbow marries the only witness, Jane, who's conveniently in love with him, but favors the settlers. When Glenn goes back to his blackmailing old flame Lottie, a warm regard develops between Jane and cousin Kirk Denbow. Things come to a head when an impending range war coincides with a rustling foray.
Arizona Legion (1939) as Tuscon Jones
A federal agent infiltrates an outlaw band that's taken over a western town.
Feud of the Range (1939) as Dad [Pop] Wilson
Border G-Man (1938) as Sheriff Clemens
A government agent investigates gangsters training an army in South America.
Come Closer, Folks (1936) as Jury foreman
Under Two Flags (1936) as
Sergeant Victor comes to the French Foreign Legion after taking the blame for his brother's crime. Cigarette falls in love with him though Major Doyle is in love with her. Doyle sends Victor on dangerous assignments to be rid of him. He falls in love with Lady Venetia Cunningham, a visitor to the garrison.
Circle of Death (1935) as Storekeeper
Diamond Jim (1935) as Waiter
Lazy River (1934) as Slim
Ex-convicts try to stop a Chinese smuggling ring.
Spitfire (1934) as Mountaineer
A backwoods faith healer falls for a married man from the big city.
Gun Law (1933) as
Fast Workers (1933) as Alabam'
Construction workers become romantic rivals.
Damaged Lives (1933) as Billy
Quick Millions (1931) as "Arkansas" Smith
Truck driver Bugs Raymond organizes the trucking associations and takes protection money. Now rich, he decides to marry socialite Dorothy Stone. She rejects him for another, so he makes plans to kidnap her on her wedding day.
Heaven on Earth (1931) as Marty
Up the River (1930) as Slim
Two convicts break out to help an ex-con friend stay straight.
The Bronc Stomper (1928) as Rodeo manager
Yellow Contraband (1928) as Sheriff
The Little Buckaroo (1928) as Al Durking, the sheriff
Riding for Fame (1928) as
A Son of the Desert (1928) as Steve Kinard
The Cherokee Kid (1927) as Sheriff
Skedaddle Gold (1927) as Sheriff
Reckless Courage (1925) as The Law
Thorobred (1922) as Ben Grey
The Captain of the Gray Horse Troop (1917) as Cal Streeter
The Little Yank (1917) as Lieut. James Castleton

Music (feature film)

Journey to the Center of the Earth (1959) as Composer
A professor and his colleagues follow an explorer's trail down an extinct Icelandic volcano to the earth's center.
Melba (1953) as Composer
The highly fictionalized story of Nellie Melba, Australian-born soporano who rose to operatic fame in the latter part of the 19th century and who had a desert and form of dry toast (true) named after her. In her film debut, the Metropolitan opera's Patrice Munsel, plays the title role in a film that primarily strings together eight excerts from well-known operas as well as one or two lighter numbers and a montage of famous opera personalities featuring the chorus of the Covent Garden Opera and members of the Sadler Wells Ballet. The story follows the career of Melba from the time she left her father's Australian cattle ranch and a suitor to travel to Paris to get her voice training, and picks up another suitor. She debuts in Brussells and is a smash hit followed by international fame. The suitor from Australia shows up in Monte Carlo, marries her and soon is cast in the role of "Mr. Melba" until he can take it no longer and returns to Australia, while Melba decides her voice belongs to the world and sadly goes on alone.
Mogambo (1953) as Composer
In this remake of Red Dust, an African hunter is torn between a lusty showgirl and a married woman.
Sierra Passage (1950) as Composer
Written (with Tom Blackburn and Sam Roeca) by actor Warren Douglas using the name of Warren D. Wandberg: When Yance Carter(Alan Hale,Jr.),Andy(Paul McGuire) and Bart(Richard Karlan), professional killers, murder his father, 13-year-old Johnny Yorke(Billy Gray)is adopted by Thad Kring(Lloyd Corrigan), owner of a traveling minstrel show, featuring Sam Cooper(Roland Winters) as his ace sharpshooter.For the next ten years, while working in the show and becoming an ace sharpshooter with Cooper as his mentor,the adult Johnny(Wayne Morris)maintains a relentless search for Yance, whom he knows only as a big man with a missing finger and a high piercing laugh.In an attempt to find a restraining influence on the revenge-mad Johnny, Thad hires pretty Ann Walker(Lola Albright)to be Johnny's assistant in his sharp-shooting act, but Johnny's desire for revenge precludes marriage.When Yance, Andy and Bart hold up a train on which the minstrel troupe is traveling, Johnny gives pursuit, despite the pleadings of Ann and Thad.He trails the killers for several months without success, eventually winding up in Silver Springs,where the ministrel show is playing. Johnny agrees to perform his act with the troupe and, during the show, he hears Yance's peculiar laugh coming from the audience.
There's a Girl in My Heart (1950) as Composer
I'll Get By (1950) as Composer
Updated version of "Tin Pan Alley" concerns two songwriters and their romantic entanglements with the pretty pair of sisters helping them plug their songs.
Whispering Smith (1949) as Composer
A railroad detective tries to bring in a gang of train robbers and a lost love.
Bob, Son of Battle (1947) as Composer
G. I. War Brides (1946) as Composer
Linda Powell (Anna Lee), and English girl, stows away on a ship bound for the United States in order to join the G.I. she loves. She assumes the identity of an English war bride, Joyce Giles (Carol Savage), who has decided she no longer loves the American soldier she married and is not going to join him in the U.S. Linda arrives to find that her soldier no longer wishes to marry her...
The Green Years (1946) as Composer
An orphaned Irish boy is taken in by his mother's Scottish relations.
You Came Along (1945) as Composer
War hero flier Bob Collins goes on a war bond selling tour with two buddies, and substitute "chaperone" Ivy Hotchkiss. Bob's a cheerful Lothario with several girls in every town on the tour. After some amusing escapades, Bob and Ivy become romantically involved, agreeing it's "just fun up in the air." Then Ivy finds out the real reason why it shouldn't be anything more.
Gaslight Follies (1945) as Composer
Pursuit to Algiers (1945) as Composer
Sherlock Holmes tries to protect a foreign leader traveling on an ocean liner.
Above Suspicion (1943) as Composer
A honeymooning couple are asked to spy on the Nazis in pre-war Europe.
The Vanishing Virginian (1942) as Composer
A conservative southern patriarch tries to cope with changing times.
Never Give a Sucker an Even Break (1941) as Composer
A filmmaker tries to sell a script about con artists taking on the Russian millionaires of Mexico.
Men of Boys Town (1941) as Composer
Father Flanagan continues to fight for his pioneering orphanage.
Tuxedo Junction (1941) as Composer
Sis Hopkins (1941) as Composer
King of the Sierras (1938) as Composer
Wee Willie Winkie (1937) as Composer
When her parents die, an orphaned girl goes to live with her grandfather on a British outpost in India.
She Had to Eat (1937) as Composer
Klondike Annie (1936) as Composer
Rose Carlton is the kept woman of Chan Lo, who takes her from walking the streets to pacing the floors of her high rent apartment. Rose ends up killing Chan and boards a ship where burly sea captain Bull Brackett takes a shine to her. When he finds out she killed Chan, he blackmails her into coming
Cavalcade (1933) as Composer
A British family survives war and changing times.

Visual Effects (feature film)

In This Our Life (1942) as Special Effects
A neurotic southerner steals her sister's husband then vies with her for another man.

Cast (short)

Sneak Easily (1932)
A juror accidentally swallows a piece of evidence which just happens to be a time bomb in this comedic short.

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