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Cast (feature film)

1.
The Helen Morgan Story (1957) as Chief
A singer rises from sordid beginnings to fame and fortune... only to lose it all.
2.
The Wings of Eagles (1957) as Cop
Biography of Frank "Spig" Wead, the pioneer aviator who turned to writing after being grounded by an accident.
3.
The Square Jungle (1956) as Second
Grocery clerk Eddie Quaid, in danger of losing his father to alcoholism and his girl Julie through lack of career prospects, goes into boxing. His cop friend McBride finances him; ex-con Bernie Browne trains him. Three years later, he is a challenger for the championship, and Julie re-enters his life. Can she win him back from a predatory blonde? And why does the prospect of Eddie's winning worry Bernie more than his losing?
4.
Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956) as Zale fight referee
True story of boxer Rocky Graziano's rise from juvenile delinquent to world champ.
5.
About Face (1952) as Umpire
Two military school cadets discover their best friend is married.
6.
Pat and Mike (1952) as Trooper
Romance blooms between a female athlete and her manager.
7.
Carson City (1952) as Engineer
When the local stagecoach is raided by bandits, a western banker sinks all of his capital into a railway line.
8.
Monkey Business (1952) as Policeman
A scientist''s search for the fountain of youth makes him and his wife regress to childhood.
9.
The Winning Team (1952) as Umpire
Baseball great Grover Cleveland Alexander fights his way back from a blinding injury.
10.
Love Nest (1951) as Policeman
Jim and Connie's postwar New York building troubles keep Jim from working on his novel. Ex-WAC from Jim's army days Roberta moves in, further upsetting Connie but pleasing Jim's friend Ed. Tenant Charley, who marries tenant Eadie, loans money to Jim to help him keep the building, money which this Casanova obtains from rich widows.
11.
East Side, West Side (1950) as Detective
A chic New York couple is torn apart by a seductive model.
12.
Right Cross (1950) as Referee
A boxer's ego battles his love for his manager's daughter.
13.
Samson and Delilah (1950) as Mill slave
Epic re-telling of the story of the Biblical strongman laid low by love.
14.
When Willie Comes Marching Home (1950) as Sergeant Wilson
A small-town soldier gets a chance to be a hero when he accidentally crosses enemy lines.
15.
The Great Jewel Robber (1950) as Guard
A master thief escapes from a Canadian prison farm and makes his way to New York.
16.
The Yellow Cab Man (1950) as Irate husband
An inventor's unbreakable glass attracts the attention of businessmen and gangsters.
17.
Come to the Stable (1949) as Policeman
Two nuns set up a children''s hospital in the New England countryside.
18.
Mighty Joe Young (1949) as Deputy
Showmen try to exploit a giant ape raised by an orphan.
19.
Winter Meeting (1948) as Man in café
A repressed poetess and an embittered war hero help each other cope with their problems.
20.
The Babe Ruth Story (1948) as Catcher
A childlike oaf becomes the greatest star in baseball.
21.
Bodyguard (1948) as Policeman
A cop on suspension is framed for murder.
22.
Words and Music (1948) as Cop in park
Songwriters Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart search for love while rising to the top.
23.
Unconquered (1947) as Officer
An English convict girl sent to the colonies gets mixed up in the war with the Indians.
24.
Variety Girl (1947) as Masseur
Dozens of star and character-actor cameos and a message about the Variety Club (show-business charity) are woven into a framework about two hopeful young ladies who come to Hollywood, exchange identities, and cause comic confusion (with slapstick interludes) throughout the Paramount studio.
25.
Moss Rose (1947) as Constable
26.
Pursued (1947) as Drill master
27.
California (1947) as
"Wicked" Lily Bishop joins a wagon train to California, led by Michael Fabian and Johnnny Trumbo, but news of the Gold Rush scatters the train. When Johnny and Michael finally arrive, Lily is rich from her saloon and storekeeper (former slaver) Pharaoh Coffin is bleeding the miners dry. But worse troubles are ahead: California is inching toward statehood, and certain people want to make it their private empire.
28.
Valley of the Zombies (1946) as Lacy
Dr. Maynard (Charles Trowbridge) tells Dr. Terry Evans (Robert Livingston) and his nurse, Susan Drake (Lorna Grey as Adrian Booth), about the theft of ten pints of blood from his lab. Later, he is visited by Ormand Murks (Ian Keith), a man Maynard had once had committed to an insane asylum and who later died from an operation, and Maynard learns that Murks is an example of living death whose abnormality is counter-acted only by blood. The doctor soon becomes Murk's unwilling blood donor. Murks' brother Fred (Earle Hodgins) threatens to expose him and he too is murdered. Terry and Susan find Maynard's body near an abandoned graveyard and this leads them to an estate where a partially obscured sign reads:"Murks Bros.,Undertakers." Susan is kidnapped.
29.
Behind Green Lights (1946) as Radio operator
30.
Two Guys from Milwaukee (1946) as Policeman
A runaway prince in disguise takes up with a taxi driver.
31.
One Exciting Week (1946) as Police officer
32.
Don Juan Quilligan (1945) as Detective
33.
Wilson (1945) as Secret Service man
A chronicle of the political career of U.S. President Woodrow Wilson.
34.
Irish Eyes Are Smiling (1944) as Trainer
35.
Cry 'Havoc' (1944) as Doctor
A group of war nurses fights to survive the siege of Bataan.
36.
Show Business (1944) as Army doctor
Four vaudevillians struggle to make it to the big time.
37.
And Now Tomorrow (1944) as Patient
Emily Blair is rich and deaf. Doctor Vance, who grew up poor in Blairtown, is working on a serum to cure deafness which he tries on Emily. It doesn't work. Her sister is carrying on an affair with her fiance Jeff. Vance tries a new serum which causes Emily to faint... Will it work this time ?
38.
The Story of Dr. Wassell (1944) as Chief petty officer, Marblehead
A Navy doctor fights to help wounded sailors escape the Japanese during World War II.
39.
The Iron Major (1943) as Umpire
In this true story, Frank Cavanaugh proves himself as a football coach and a World War I hero.
40.
I Dood It (1943) as Sailor
A tailor nurses an unrequited crush on a stage star.
41.
Ladies' Day (1943)
Love turns a winning baseball pitcher into a loser.
42.
Sunday Punch (1942) as Referee
A young girl copes with a boarding house full of boxers.
43.
A Date with the Falcon (1942) as Needles
The gentleman detective postpones his wedding to find a cache of stolen diamonds.
44.
Sing Your Worries Away (1942) as First henchman
A daffy songwriter inherits a fortune but has to fight off gangsters to get it.
45.
Footlight Serenade (1942) as Referee
Conceited World Champion boxer Tommy Lundy decides to test his popularity in a Broadway show. Tommy always has an eye for the ladies and he starts paying attention to beautiful chorus girl Pat Lambert. Pat's boyfriend Bill Smith isn't impressed with Tommy even though Tommy gets him a boxing part in the show. When Tommy finds out that Pat and Bill were secretly together the night before the show opens, he angrily plans to turn the boxing scene with Bill into a real bout.
46.
Wake Island (1942) as Sergeant major
Marines stationed in the Pacific fight off the Japanese during World War II.
47.
I Wake Up Screaming (1941) as Policeman
A celebrity promoter is accused of murdering one of his clients.
48.
Ringside Maisie (1941) as Al Donnelly
A Brooklyn showgirl sets pulses racing at a boxers'' training camp.
49.
Last of the Duanes (1941) as Guard
In 1870 Texas a man (Montgomery) comes home to find his father murdered. He trails an outlaw till he finds out he's part of a gang, then calls in the Texas Rangers.
50.
Western Union (1941) as
An outlaw goes straight to work for the telegraph company, which puts him in conflict with his lawless brother.
51.
Dance Hall (1941) as Cook
Singer Lili Brown is attracted to dance hall manager Duke till she realizes he does that to all the girls. Nice guy Duke sets her up with composer Joe Brooks.
52.
I Wanted Wings (1941) as Supply sergeant
Story follows the training and personal lives of three recruits in the Army Air Corps --- a wealthy playboy, a college jock and an auto mechanic. Love interest is supplied by a female photographer and a sultry blonde.
53.
Hold Back the Dawn (1941) as Cop in patrol car
A gigolo flees Nazi occupation and sets his sights on a shy schoolteacher who happens to be a US citizen.
54.
The Grapes of Wrath (1940) as Guard
Oklahoma farmers dispossessed during the Depression fight for better lives in California.
55.
The Philadelphia Story (1940) as John
Tabloid reporters crash a society marriage.
56.
Boy Friend (1939) as Fields
A cop pretends to be a crook in order to catch a gang of outlaws. The bad guys run a night club as a front. The cop's sister helps him by singing there; otherwise, she's busy making love to a military cadet.
57.
Stop--Look and Love (1939) as Bill
58.
Million Dollar Legs (1939) as Referee
At Middleton College, controlled by rich donor Melton, only paying sports are allowed. But Freddie Frye, conniving student body president, has to get a letter in some sport to win back his girl Susie; he schemes to revive crew boat racing. Sinking boats, no money, and his own waistline stand in his way. Can they win the big race with State University?
59.
Inside Story (1939) as Policeman
60.
Made for Each Other (1939) as Omaha radio operator
A couple struggle to find happiness after a whirlwind courtship.
61.
East Side of Heaven (1939) as Policeman
62.
The Lone Wolf Spy Hunt (1939) as Evans
A spy forces a reformed jewel thief to crack the safe where plans for an anti-aircraft gun are stored.
63.
Susannah of the Mounties (1939) as Workman
Shirley is the orphaned survivor of an Indian attack in the Canadian West. A Mountie (Scott) and his girlfriend (Lockwood) take her in. Everybody suffers further Indian attacks and the Mountie is saved from the stake only by Shirley's intervention with the Indian chief.
64.
Invitation to Happiness (1939) as Referee
Trainer Pop Hardy thinks his heavyweight boxer 'King' Cole could be champ...some day; he wants to sell a half interest in Cole to his rich friend Wayne. Wayne's daughter Eleanor is disdainful, but brash Cole manages to get under her skin. Can a society dame and a mug find happiness together? And can she wait for his slow rise to fame?
65.
Submarine Patrol (1938) as Anderson
66.
International Settlement (1938) as Officer
67.
Keep Smiling (1938) as Policeman at auction
Jane breaks into the film business while also reviving the flagging career of her film director uncle (Wilcoxon) and getting him hooked up with his secretary (Stuart).
68.
Start Cheering (1938) as Football trainer
Fed up with Hollywood, a movie star enrolls in a small-town college.
69.
Mr. Moto's Gamble (1938) as Frankie Stanton
Mr. Moto must discover who poisoned a fighter in the boxing ring. This movie began as "Charlie Chan at the Ringside," but Warner Oland died during the filming so it was switched to a Mr. Moto.
70.
Up the River (1938) as Chauffeur
Card sharps Chipper Morgan (Preston Foster) and Darby Randall (Arthur Treacher) pick the wrong victim, Detective Willis (Alan Dinehart), on a transatlantic crossing, and are arrested upon docking in New York and returned up the river to Rockwell Prison, their old alma mater. They had played brilliant football for "dear old Pen" during their prior semesters, and prison coach Slim Nelson (Slim Summerville) is happy to see them back for graduate work, especially with the annual grudge game with Larson State Pen coming up. Willis, who has been named the new warden for Rockwell, gives them soft jobs and then places a large bet on the Larson eleven. Both Chipper and Darby feel badly about the raw deal handed fellow "student" Tommy Grant (Tony Martin) and his sweetheart, Helen (Phyllis Brooks), who were innocently caught up in a phoney pension racket ran by swindlers Jeffrey Mitchell (Sidney Toler) and Ray Douglas (Robert Allen), and were both jailed. When Phyllis is released from Stillwell Prison for Women, she tells Tommy about the two men and their racket, and he decides to escape, even though he has only a month more to serve, and put an end to their scheme. He plans his break for the night of the prison's "varsity show" and tells Chipper and Darby, who promise to help him. But the pair tie up Tommy and make the break themselves, dressed as women. They go to Springfield, save the victim's money, get a confession from Mitchell and Douglas clearing Tommy and Helen, turn them over to the sheriff...and race back to Rockwell to find their team behind 14-9 late in the game. Can they lead old Rockwell to a comeback victory?
71.
The Man Who Cried Wolf (1937) as Prison guard
72.
Mannequin (1937) as Trainer
A small-time crook's wife falls for a shipping magnate.
73.
Nancy Steele Is Missing! (1937) as Chauffeur
After being in jail for seventeen years a crook is met by the girl he kidnapped as a baby. She now thinks he's her father. When he returns her to her real father there's a job and a reward, but an old prisonmate gets in the way.
74.
Live, Love and Learn (1937) as Marine
A bohemian artist and a society girl try to adjust to marriage.
75.
That I May Live (1937) as Engineer
76.
Four Days' Wonder (1937) as Policeman
77.
Slave Ship (1937) as Laborer
Captain Lovett ordered his first mate Thompson to get rid of his slave-trading crew and get a more respectable bunch for standard shipping, but when he brings his new bride Nancy aboard he finds the same old setup, including slave trade.
78.
The Holy Terror (1937) as Master at arm
79.
She Had to Eat (1937) as Fireman
80.
Angel's Holiday (1937) as Detective
81.
You Only Live Once (1937) as Officer
When he''s framed for murder, an escaped convict returns to crime to protect his wife and child.
82.
One Mile from Heaven (1937) as Policeman
83.
Wild and Woolly (1937) as Cowboy
84.
The Road Back (1937) as American soldier
85.
High Tension (1936) as Air operator
86.
The Crime of Dr. Forbes (1936) as State trooper
Injured scientist Eric Godfrey asks his protege to give him a fatal dose of opiates to end his misery. When he dies the doctor is accused of murder.
87.
White Fang (1936) as
Jack London tale of a woman (Muir) and weakling brother (Beck) who inherit a mine. When the brother commits suicide the guide (Whalen) is accused of murder
88.
Paddy O'Day (1936) as New York traffic policeman
An immigrant learns to survive as an entertainer after arriving to America an orphan.
89.
Too Many Parents (1936) as Coach
90.
And Sudden Death (1936) as Dan
An heiress with a penchant for speeding runs afoul of a traffic cop. Romance develops between the two, but it's soon complicated when he believes she is responsible for killing someone due to reckless driving.
91.
The Crime Patrol (1936) as Patrolman Davis
92.
Palm Springs (1936) as Pilot
A notorious gambler who is short of money want his daughter to marry a British young man, who has plenty of money. At first she obies, but then she falls in love to a poor, young American.
93.
The Magnificent Brute (1936) as Steelworker
94.
36 Hours to Kill (1936) as G-man
95.
Death Flies East (1935) as Pilot
96.
Night Life of the Gods (1935) as Guard
A scientist named Hunter Hawk invents a device that can turn flesh to stone. While celebrating his discovery he becomes involved with a half naked leprechaun. On a trip to New York, Hunter and Meg (the leprechaun) decide to go to the Metropolitan Museum of Art and turn all of the Statues of Greek Gods into people. What follows in a drunken romp around New York with Medusa's severed head still in Perseus' hand.
97.
Diamond Jim (1935) as Mug
98.
Ginger (1935) as Policeman
99.
Men Without Names (1935) as Adams
100.
Under Pressure (1935) as Policeman
101.
The Gay Deception (1935) as Cop
Mirabel wins a $5,000 lottery which will enable her to live like a queen in New York. There she meets Sandro, a bellboy who is really a prince, so she does get to be a queen after all.
102.
She Gets Her Man (1935) as Gangster
103.
One More Spring (1935) as Footman
104.
Superspeed (1935) as Charles Smith
105.
Princess O'Hara (1935) as
106.
The Hell Cat (1934) as
107.
The Man Who Reclaimed His Head (1934) as French truck driver
A brilliant but impoverished writer, who is a pacifist, goes to work for a publisher and writes anti-war editorials. When he discovers that the publisher has betrayed him and is in league with munitions manufacturers to make money off of war, he goes insane.
108.
The White Parade (1934) as Policeman
The title represents the hopeful, ambitious students at a hospital training school and is primarily a story of the stern discipline and laborious physical and mental toil they endure in order to become nurses and join the White Parade. It is told mainly through the character of June Arden (Loretta Young)who finds romance with Ronald Hall III (John Boles)on the way, with side stories of the other girls who find failure, success, laughs and tears on the way. The forerunner of umpteen dozens of TV series over the past 40 years.
109.
I Believed in You (1934) as State trooper
110.
365 Nights in Hollywood (1934) as Electrician
Down-on-his-luck film director Jimmie Dale takes a job at a fly-by-night acting school. He is drawn into the plans of the school's owner to bilk a wealthy young man out of the funds he has supplied to shoot a movie starring pretty student Alice Perkins. But Jimmie hopes to bilk the bilkers by actually completing the movie as ostensibly planned.
111.
She Learned About Sailors (1934) as Marine
Shanghai nightclub singer Jean falls in love to a sailor, but after his ship left Shangahai, he is of the oppinion that he cannot support her in the States, so he writes her in a letter, that he will not see her again, but two practical jokers intercept it and write another with an opposite content. Jean comes to the states, but her sailor doesn't aknowledge her, but the two don't give up trying to bring Jean and sailor back together.
112.
Bright Eyes (1934) as Aviator
Society snobs get more than they bargained for when they take in their late housekeeper's orphaned daughter.
113.
Have a Heart (1934) as Policeman
A street vendor tries to help a dancing teacher who''s lost the use of her legs.
114.
Lost in the Stratosphere (1934) as Enfield
Two military pilots are close friends, and share in a lot of hazardous missions while engaging in a series of good-natured romantic rivalries. But when one of the pilots loses a girl he really cared for, he cannot forgive his friend. Soon afterwards, they must work together on their most dangerous mission yet.
115.
Sinners in the Sun (1932) as Fred Blake

Film Production - Main (feature film)

116.
Avalanche (1946) as Puppets by

Cast (short)

117.
The Public Pays (1936)
In this short film, a protection racket preying on milk distribution is broken up.

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