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Cast (feature film)

Corvette K-225 (1943) as Rating
In 1943, 'Mac' MacClain, Canadian Navy, has lost his ship and many men to a German torpedo. While waiting for a new ship, he befriends Joyce Cartwright, sister of one of his dead officers. We follow the building and launch of new Corvette K-255, the 'Donnacola'. And who should be Mac's new subaltern but Joyce's other brother Paul, fresh out of the academy. Mac will do his best to make a good officer of Paul...if they both survive their hazardous sea duty.
The Hard Way (1943) as Boy
An ambitious woman doesn't care who she hurts in her drive to make her sister a star.
This Is the Army (1943) as Camp Cooke soldier
A song-and-dance man's son stages a big show starring World War II soldiers.
Girl Crazy (1943) as Boy
A womanizing playboy finds true love when he's sent to a desert college.
Someone to Remember (1943) as Bob Edgar
Tough As They Come (1942) as Gene [Bennett]
Naval Academy (1941) as Matt Cooper
A tough student at the Garfield Reform School is given a chance to straighten his life when a friend of his father's, offers to enroll him at the State Naval Academy.
Rise and Shine (1941) as Student manager
The college president, the head cheerleader and a gambling gangster try to keep a flunking football star in the game.
Military Academy (1940) as Cadet Dewey
Star Dust (1940) as
When the studios reject her because she''''s too young, a young actress sets out to build a career on her own.
Call a Messenger (1939) as Bob Pritchard
A tough street kid attempts to rob a post office and is caught. In order to avoid reform school, he takes a job as a messenger with the post office. He finds that he likes it, and when his brother is released from prison, attempts to help his brother go straight. However, the two of them get mixed up with a local gangster, who has plans to start robbing post office branches and using the messenger and his brother to do it.
The Escape (1939) as Jim Rogers
An embittered Louie Peronni (Edward Norris) returns from prison to find that his sister, Juli Peronni (Amanda Duff), is engaged to policeman Eddie Farrell (Kane Richmond), and also finds that his secret wife Annie Qualen (June Gale) has placed their baby girl in a foundling home. With his old gang again, Louie plans a robbery of a fur warehouse. Louie shoots down the night watchman and is trailed home where his father Guiseppe Peronni (Henry Armetta) persuades him not to fight it out with the police. Determined to let Louie take the full rap, the gang kidnaps the district attorney's daughter. Annie informs Louie that the kidnapped child is really their own and was adopted from the foundling home.
Winter Carnival (1939) as Larry Grey
Nurse Edith Cavell (1939) as Jean
English nurse Edith Cavell is matron in a small private hospital in German-occupied Brussels during WWI. When the son of a recently deceased patient escapes from a German prisoner-of-war camp, Cavell aids him to reach Holland and safety. This leads to Cavell, a local noblewoman, the grandmother of the escaped prisoner-of-war, and others to form an organization to help Belgian, French, English and other soldiers escape as well. Eventually the Germans become aware of what's happening and take action.
The Shopworn Angel (1938) as Elevator boy
A showgirl gives up life in the fast lane for a young soldier on his way to fight World War I.
Boys Town (1938) as Paul Ferguson
True story of Father Flanagan's fight to build a home for orphaned boys.
Stella Dallas (1937) as Con Morrison, grown
After divorcing a society man, a small-town woman tries to build a better life for their daughter.
Battle of Greed (1937) as Danny Storm
When silver is found in Virginia City, Lawyer John Storm leads a group from Indiana west. He soon has to defend them all in court against a company that is after their claims. Fighting a crooked Judge, he gets a mis-trial by telling how much each of the jurors was bribed. Then he gets the Governor to appoint a new Judge. But just as the retrial opens, the Judge learns his daughter has been kidnaped.
Wells Fargo (1937) as Nick, Jr.
An employee of an express shipping service helps to provide people with the supplies they need.
County Fair (1937) as Buddy Williams
Awakening of Jim Burke (1935) as Jimmy Burke
Romance in Manhattan (1935) as Frank Dennis
A New York chorus girl helps an illegal immigrant build a new life in the big city.
Laddie (1935) as Leon Stanton
When a Man's a Man (1935) as Newsboy
Dinky (1935) as Cadet Lane
A military school cadet''''s mother is framed and sent to prison.
The Dark Angel (1935) as Gerald, as a child
Three childhood friends are torn apart by love and World War I.
Show Them No Mercy! (1935) as Boy at service station
The title refers to the government's plan at the time for putting an end to a lucrative racket, kidnapping. When Hudson and Norris enter a country house to get out of the rain it turns out to be a kidnapper hideout.
I'll Fix It (1934) as Bobby
A businessman''''s efforts to buy good grades for his kid brother put him in conflict with the school''''s lady principal.
Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch (1934) as Billy Wiggs
The Wiggs family plan to celebrate Thanksgiving in their rundown shack with leftover stew, without Mr. Wiggs who wandered off long ago an has never been heard from. Do-gooder Miss Lucy brings them a real feast. Her boyfriend Bob arranges to take Wiggs' sick boy to a hospital. Their other boy makes some money peddling kindling and takes the family to a show. Mrs. Wiggs is called to the hopsital just in time to see her boy die. Her neighbor Miss Mazy wants to marry Mr. Stubbins who insists on tasting her cooking. Mrs. Wiggs sneaks her dishes past Stubbins who agrees to marriage. Mr. Wiggs appears suddenly, in tatters, with just the amount of money (twenty dollars) needed to save the family from foreclosure. Miss Lucy and Bob get married.
Beloved (1934) as Charles Hausmann, as a youngster
No Greater Glory (1934) as Boka
A frail boy fights to win acceptance from the leader of a street gang.
Manhattan Melodrama (1934) as Jim as a boy
Boyhood friends grow up on opposite sides of the law.
Only Yesterday (1933) as Jim, Jr.
The Man From Downing Street (1922) as Lieutenant Wyndham
Lucky Carson (1921) as Tommy Delmaer

Film Production - Construction/Set (feature film)

Dancing at Lughnasa (1998) as Carpenter
In Donegal in 1936, the five Mundy sisters live on their family farm, eking out a precarious existance. All are single: Kate, the eldest and most middle-aged in attitude; Maggie, dependable Agnes; Rose, who is having a secret affair with a married man; and Christina, who has a son by a man who is ne

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