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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
The Sign of the Cross (1932) as Servilius
After Nero burns the city, a Roman official falls for a Christian accused of setting the fire.
2.
The Love Trader (1930) as John
3.
Only Saps Work (1930) as Sergeant Burns
4.
The Unholy Three (1930) as Regan
A ventriloquist, a strong man and a midget form a criminal alliance.
5.
The Love Racket (1929) as Defense attorney
6.
Dynamite (1929) as
A socialite marries a condemned man for money, only to learn he''''s been reprieved.
7.
Barnum Was Right (1929) as Martin
8.
The Godless Girl (1929) as
A young couple's flirtation with atheism leads to disaster.
9.
Square Crooks (1928) as Harry Welsh
10.
Chicago (1928) as Police sergeant
Based on a true crime story, the movie is about a wild jazz-loving and boozing wife Roxie Hart who kills her boyfriend in cold blood after he leaves her, and how she finagles her way out being convicted. Remade once as a movie, and as a Broadway musical.
11.
Midnight Madness (1928) as A sailor
12.
Stand and Deliver (1928) as Commanding officer
13.
Stool Pigeon (1928) as Mike Shields
14.
Submarine (1928) as Submarine commander
15.
The Fighting Eagle (1927) as Colonel Neville
16.
Rubber Tires (1927) as Mexican
17.
The Angel of Broadway (1927) as Herman
18.
The Yankee Clipper (1927) as Captain McIntosh
19.
A Harp in Hock (1927) as Plainclothesman
20.
The King of Kings (1927) as Dysmas, the Repentant Thief
In this silent film, Cecil B. DeMille directs an epic retelling of the life of Christ.
21.
The Danger Girl (1926) as Organ man
22.
Three Faces East (1926) as John Ames
23.
Red Dice (1926) as Butler
24.
25.
The Nervous Wreck (1926) as Andy McNab
26.
Shipwrecked (1926) as Red Gowland
27.
The Coming of Amos (1925) as Pedro Valdez
An Australian sheep rancher fulfills his promise to his dying mother by visiting his uncle on the French Riviera. There he meets and falls in love with a Russian princess who was forced into a bad marriage to save her family from the Communists.
28.
The Wedding Song (1925) as Captain Saltus?
29.
The Road to Yesterday (1925) as Hugh Armstrong
Malena's apparent frigidity toward her husband Kenneth is a result of injustice done in an earlier incarnation when he was a knight and she was a gypsy headed for burning at the stake. This becomes evident when their unconscious minds travel back from a train wreck in the American plains to Elizabethan England.
30.
Savages of the Sea (1925) as Black Brock
31.
Flyin' Thru (1925) as Melvin Parker
32.
The Million Dollar Handicap (1925) as Langdon
33.
The Navigator (1924) as Gangster, cannibal, spy, etc.
In this silent film, two members of the idle rich have to move fast when they''''re stranded on an abandoned luxury liner.
34.
Bluff (1924) as Jack Hallowell
35.
The Guilty One (1924) as Detective
36.
The Mine with the Iron Door (1924) as Sheriff
37.
No More Women (1924) as "Beef" Hogan
38.
39.
Garrison's Finish (1923) as Crimmins
40.
The Satin Girl (1923) as Moran
41.
Adam's Rib (1923) as Cave man
Michael Ramsay only has time for gathering his fortune in wheat. His wife seeks comfort elsewhere and, to avoid a scandal, her daughter Matilda assumes her mother's guilt. Ramsay nearly goes broke but gets rich again; his wife returns.
42.
The Ten Commandments (1923) as The Taskmaster
The first part tells the story of Moses leading the Jews from Egypt to the Promised Land, his receipt of the tablets and the worship of the golden calf. The second part shows the efficacy of the commandments in modern life through a story set in San Francisco. Two brothers, rivals for the love of Mary, also come into conflict when John discovers Dan used shoddy materials to construct a cathedral.
43.
Salomy Jane (1923) as Baldwin
44.
Nobody's Money (1923) as Kelly
45.
The Beautiful and Damned (1923) as Bloeckman
46.
47.
Hollywood (1923) as
Angela comes to Hollywood with only two things: Her dream to become a movie star, and Grandpa. She leaves an Aunt, a brother, Grandma, and her longtime boyfriend back in Centerville. Despite seeing major movie stars around every corner, and knocking on every casting office door in town, at the end of her first day she is still unemployed. To her horror, when she arrives back at their hotel, she finds that Grandpa has been cast in a movie by William DeMille and quickly becomes a star during the ensuing weeks. Her family, worried that Angela and Grandpa are getting into trouble, come to Hollywood to drag them back home. In short order Aunt, Grandma, brother, boyfriend and even the parrot become superstars, but Angela is still unemployed...
48.
Miss Lulu Bett (1922) as Ninian Deacon
49.
One Glorious Day (1922) as Bert Snead
Ek is a disembodied spirit, required to wait his turn in the boring cosmos until he is allowed to inhabit an earthly body. Impatient, he sneaks off to earth to find a body and, after several failed attempts, finds Professor Ezra Botts, a timid old pedant and researcher of psychic phenomena. Life fairly well kicks Professor Botts around as it does all timid souls, and he gets little love or respect. But during an experimental trance, he is able to leave his body behind and at that moment, Ek sees his chance and slips in, taking over the professor's body. The "new" professor is energetic, charismatic, and dynamic, and from the limbo in which he floats, the real professor fears that Ek is going to wear out the tired old body before he, Botts, can return to it. And just how is he supposed to get back into his body, anyway?
50.
Her Husband's Trademark (1922) as Mexican bandit
51.
Fool's Paradise (1922) as Manuel
In a Mexican border town Athur befriends cantina girl Poll. She falls for him but he still loves the dancer Rosa. When the cigar Poll gives him explodes and blinds him, Arthur is duped into thinking Poll is Rosa and marries her. When his vision is surgically restored, he leaves for Siam to find Rosa.
52.
The Law and the Woman (1922) as Bates
53.
Manslaughter (1922) as
Society-girl thrillseeker Lydia causes the death of motorcylce policeman and is prosecuted by her fiance Daniel who describes in lurid detail the downfall of Rome. While she's in prison she reforms and Daniel becomes a wasted alocholic.
54.
The Crimson Challenge (1922) as Black Bart
55.
The Ordeal (1922) as George Bruce
56.
The Man Unconquerable (1922) as Nilsson
57.
Her Own Money (1922) as Harvey Beecher
58.
The Impossible Mrs. Bellew (1922) as Detective
59.
A Daughter of Luxury (1922) as Red Conroy
60.
The Love Special (1921) as Morris Blood
61.
Forbidden Fruit (1921) as Steve Maddock
Mary Maddock becomes a seamstress after her husband Steve wastes their money on booze. Her employer provides her as an escort to accompany millionaire Mallory. Her husband tries blackmailing Mallory and is later killed by the police, leaving Mary free to wed the millionaire.
62.
The Jucklins (1921) as Dr. Etheridge
63.
Crazy To Marry (1921) as Gregory Slade, a lawyer
64.
The Lost Romance (1921) as Detective
Dr. Allen Erskine's maiden aunt Elizabeth attempts to save her nephew's floundering marriage by staging the kidnaping of her nephew's son, in the hope that the married couple will be drawn closer together by the experience.
65.
66.
Burglar Proof (1920) as Martin Green
67.
The Six Best Cellars (1920) as Ed Hammond
68.
The Fighting Chance (1920) as Leroy Mortimer
69.
Thou Art the Man (1920) as Matt Solomon
70.
What's Your Hurry? (1920) as Brenton Harding
Adventurous truckdriver Dusty Rhoades leads a caravan of trucks over dangerous roads to deliver emergency supplies to help prevent the collapse of a dam.
71.
Venus in the East (1919) as Pontius Blint
72.
Wings of the Morning (1919) as Taung Si Ali
73.
Male and Female (1919) as Captain of yacht
In this silent film, when an aristocratic family and their servants are shipwrecked, the butler becomes their ruler.
74.
Hawthorne of the U.S.A. (1919) as Fredericks
75.
The Spender (1919) as Elmer Robbins
76.
Castles in the Air (1919) as John McArthur
77.
Hearts of Men (1919) as Buck Hughes
78.
Six Feet Four (1919) as Cole Dalton
A cowboy matches the description of the man who robbed the local hotel--both are 6'4''. When a young woman is robbed, suspicion falls on the cowboy again. However, he discovers that the actual culprits are a local gang headed by the sheriff. He sets out to capture the robbers and clear his name.
79.
The Last of the Duanes (1919) as Bland
Buck Duane guns down the man who killed his father and flees from the law. He rescues a girl he once loved from outlaws, but the wife of outlaw chief has her own designs on him.
80.
A Bit of Jade (1918) as Lantz
81.
Beauty and the Rogue (1918) as Detective Callahan
82.
Fame and Fortune (1918) as Sheriff of Palo
83.
The Midnight Trail (1918) as W. H. Irons
84.
Powers That Prey (1918) as Jarvis McVey
85.
The Mystery Girl (1918) as Prince Ugo
86.
The Return of Mary (1918) as John Denby
87.
My Fighting Gentleman (1917) as Isaiah Gore
88.
The Sea Master (1917) as Portugese Joe
89.
Pride and the Man (1917) as Jim Gibson
90.
High Play (1917) as Gerald Morier
91.
The Frame Up (1917) as Michael Broderick
92.
Beloved Rogues (1917) as Jack Kennedy
93.
New York Luck (1917) as Jimmie Keen
94.
Snap Judgement (1917) as Steve Bradley
95.
Periwinkle (1917) as Sam Coffin
96.
Purity (1916) as Publisher
Purity, a simple country girl, comes to the city and is hired as an artist's model. A young poet becomes obsessed with her, and is distraught when he learns she has been posing nude. But his distress is diminished when he finds that she intends to use her income from modeling to publish his poetry.
97.
The Sign of the Spade (1916) as Dave Harmon
98.
A Dream or Two Ago (1916) as Her Father
99.
Lying Lips (1916) as Arnold Howard
100.
The Overcoat (1916) as Stephen Norton
101.
The Twinkler (1916) as Boss Corregan
102.
Bluff (1916) as
103.
Reclamation (1916) as Gordon MacLeod
104.
Philip Holden -Xxx Waster (1916) as Robert Landon
105.
Faith (1916) as John Thorpe

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