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Cast (feature film)

The Girl Who Had Everything (1953) as Old Man Kinkaid
A criminal lawyer's daughter falls for one of his clients.
Painting the Clouds with Sunshine (1951) as Board member
Three chorus girls hit Las Vegas in search of rich husbands.
Golden Girl (1951) as Stage doorman
Against the background of the Civil War, sixteen-year-old song-and-dance artiste Lotta Crabtree works her way across America, becoming ever more popular.
Show Boat (1951) as Doctor
Riverboat entertainers find love, laughs and hardships as they sail along "Old Man River."
Abbott and Costello Meet the Invisible Man (1951) as Colonel Duffle
Two bumbling private eyes turn a boxer invisible to save him from being framed for murder.
In Old Amarillo (1951) as Minister
A drought is about to end the cattle business. The owner of a canning factory wants to buy all the remaining cattle cheap. He plans to ruin the cattlemen's plans to ship water by train and to seed the clouds for rain. Roy is sent by a packing house to investigate.
House by the River (1950) as Col. Davis
A deranged writer murders a maid after she resists his advances. The writer engages his brother's help in hiding the body, and then watches as the brother becomes the prime suspect.
Surrender (1950) as Elderly gentleman
Trigger, Jr. (1950) as Stephens
A lawbreaker uses a killer horse to set up a protection racket preying on local ranchers.
Homicide (1949) as Druggist
Killers scare a murder witness into silence.
The Last Bandit (1949) as Ripley
About to marry Jim Plummer (Forrest Tucker), Kate Foley (Adrian Booth) runs off to Nevada when Ed Bagley (Grant Withers) convinces her a quick fortune can be made robbing gold shipments that are being transported by the railroad. In Bannock City she meets reformed-bandit Frank Plummer (William Elliott), posing as Frank Norris, brother of Jim Plummer, who has being going straight and working as an express shipment guard. Jim also shows up and plans a robbery by stealing a train and hiding it in an abandoned tunnel. The two brothers are on opposite sides of the law with the now-reformed Kate caught in the middle.
Johnny Allegro (1949) as Dr. Jaynes
A reformed hoodlum gets mixed up with counterfeiters and a deadly manhunt.
A Kiss in the Dark (1949) as Hiram Knabe
A concert pianist inherits an apartment house full of loony tenants.
The Winner's Circle (1948) as Col. Waldron
Train to Alcatraz (1948) as Marshal
Secret Beyond the Door (1948) as Country squire
A new bride becomes obsessed with the one room her husband keeps locked.
Panhandle (1948) as Regan
Romance on the High Seas (1948) as Minister
A singer on a Caribbean cruise gets mixed up in a series of romantic problems.
Springtime in the Sierras (1947) as Preacher
A cowboy investigates a gang of big game poachers.
Mr. District Attorney (1947) as Judge
The Foxes of Harrow (1947) as
An Irish rascal and inveterate gambler uses his considerable skills at the gaming tables of New Orleans to become fabulously rich.
Lady in the Lake (1947) as Christmas party guest
Philip Marlowe searches for a missing woman in this mystery shot entirely from the detective''''s viewpoint.
The Beginning or the End (1947) as Senator
True story of the Manhattan Project and the race to build the atomic bomb.
Backlash (1947) as Dr. Pearson
A body, believed to be that of a criminal lawyer, sends the police hunting for the killer. The lawyer's wife, his partner, and an ex-convict are, in turn, suspected of the crime. But the body was incorrectly identified, and the lawyer is still alive. He murders his partner and is planning on killing his wife.
The Return of Rusty (1946) as Judge
Don't Gamble with Strangers (1946) as John Randall
She Wrote the Book (1946) as Professor
A plain-Jane math professor (Joan Davis) at a small midwestern college is talked into journeying to New York on behalf of a colleague who has written a steamy bestseller under an assumed name. While in the big city, the math prof receives a bump on the head which brings on a form of amnesia. She begins to believe she is the author of the sultry book, and has actually lived its story. Now freed from her inhibitions, the lady professor sashays about with abandon. With a PR man (Jack Oakie) in tow, she crashes a party of swells at the home of a wealthy industrialist (Thurston Hall) and pressures him into making a large contribution to her tiny college back home.
Gallant Journey (1946) as Judge
An aviation pioneer fights his family's objections to invent a flying machine.
O.S.S. (1946) as Scientist
John Martin is part of an American spy team dropped into France during World War II to destroy the French railway system. After successfully blowing up a tunnel he runs back to save Ellen and is told "Never come back for me again." Later he must choose whether or not to obey her wishes.
Lady Luck (1946) as Man in hallway
A woman from a family of gamblers marries one and tries to reform him.
Undercurrent (1946) as
A sheltered woman realizes that either her husband or his mysterious brother is a psychopath.
Night Editor (1946) as Butler
A detective hides key evidence in a murder case rather than reveal he was cheating on his wife.
Deception (1946) as Wedding guest
A woman tries to protect her refugee husband from her rich and powerful ex-lover.
Without Reservations (1946) as Man with book
A woman writer falls for a war hero who''''s a perfect match for the hero of her latest novel.
Night and Day (1946) as Professor
Fanciful biography of songwriter Cole Porter, who rose from high society to find success on Tin Pan Alley.
The Song of Bernadette (1945) as
A French peasant girl''s visions of the Virgin Mary create controversy as pilgrims flock to her small town for healing.
The Daltons Ride Again (1945) as Judge
State Fair (1945) as
An Iowa family finds romance and adventure at the yearly state fair.
The Adventures of Mark Twain (1944) as Houghton
Twain moves from Mississippi riverboats to the Gold Rush to literary immortality.
Tales of Manhattan (1942) as Elderly man
A formal black coat that gets passed from one New Yorker to another affects each person's life in a significant way.
Cadets on Parade (1942) as Judge
Austin Shannon (Freddie Bartholomew), after showing cowardice in sports and unable to adjust to student life, decides he is a misfit at military school and runs away. He meets newsboy Joe Novak (Jimmy Lydon)and they become friends. A $1000 reward is posted for Freddie's return but Joe doesn't take advantage of it. Joe desires an education so Austin tutors him, while Joe teaches Austin how to box, play baseball and football...without flinching (no small task indeed when working with a Freddie Bartholomew character.)
Now, Voyager (1942) as Passenger
A repressed spinster is transformed by psychiatry and her love for a married man.
Hold Back the Dawn (1941) as Elderly Kiwanis gentleman
A gigolo flees Nazi occupation and sets his sights on a shy schoolteacher who happens to be a US citizen.
Night of January 16th (1941) as The judge
The story revoles around three people; Tycoon Bjorn Faulkner (Nils Asther), who is being called upon by his board of directors to explain a missing $20,000,000; Kit Lane (Ellen Drew), his secretary who also has a personal interest; and Steve Van Ruyle (Robert Preston), a sailor who has inherited a position on Faulkner's board of directors. Faulkner is (presumably) murdered, and Kit is falsely accused of the murder. Steve assumes the job of clearing her name.
The Man Who Wouldn't Talk (1940) as Judge
A man involved in a crime (Nolan) kills his key witness by mistake and resigns himself to death. He changes his name so as not to harm his family. The law is not content with his explanation, however.
Carolina Moon (1940) as Colonel Jefferson
Private Detective (1939) as Judge
Rival detectives fall in love when they're forced to work together.
Stanley and Livingstone (1939) as Commissioner
An American newspaper searches Africa for a lost explorer.
Young Mr. Lincoln (1939) as
The future president considers a political career while practicing law.
Beware, Spooks! (1939) as Politician
Joe E. Brown, Mary Carlisle, Clarence Kolb, Marc Lawrence, Don Beddoe. Inept bunglerJoe E. Brown saves the day when he traps some wanted criminals in the Coney Island funhouse.
Slightly Honorable (1939) as President of Senate
A lawyer is framed for the murder of a young party girl and tries to clear his name.
The Covered Trailer (1939) as Police chief
In Old Chicago (1938) as Judge
Two Irish brothers become political and romantic rivals.
Little Miss Broadway (1938) as Pool
An orphan adopted by show people helps them fight off a nasty landlady.
Young Dr. Kildare (1938) as President Board of Directors
A medical school graduate must choose between a small-town practice and a big-city internship.
Borrowing Trouble (1937) as Doctor

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