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Also Known As: Died: October 15, 1981
Born: March 17, 1910 Cause of Death: natural causes
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
American Pop (1981) as Crisco
2.
Jive Turkey (1976)
Harlem erupts into violence when the Italian mob and some African American thugs begin a turf war. When both sides are at a stalemate in spite of the fact that they are using their best assassins, the infamous crime boss Big Tony is forced to engage his most unpredictable killer, a psychotic transve
3.
Johnny Firecloud (1975)
When Native American Johnny Firecloud returns to his small California desert home after serving in Vietnam, he faces a new enemy, the racist punks who are led by a man named Colby who runs the town. Johnny endures their harassment and that of the town sheriff, who lives in fear of Colby who holds a
4.
Crossfire (1975)
A cop-show pilot that failed with an undercover officer volunteering to get kicked off the force in order to infiltrate the underworld and learn who has been laundering money being used to corrupt city officials.
5.
The Slams (1973) as Capiello
A thief is forced to escape from jail to collect his money.
6.
Heavy Traffic (1973)
An animated feature which begins, ends and occasionally combines with, live-action filmed on location. A white dropout struggles to create comics and animated films, drawing inspiration from the harsh, gritty world around him. Still sharing his run-down apartment with his middle-aged parents, an oafish slob of an Italian father and a ditzy nut-case of a Jewish mother, he is ridiculed and looked down upon by his friends, hypocrites who run with violent gangs and the Italian Mafia, and a shallow Black girl who makes her living downtown with the pimps and pushers. This cartoonist gets a chance to pitch a film idea to a movie mogul, but the story proves too outrageous: a far-future Earth, destroyed by war and pollution, where a mutant antihero challenges and kills God. Complications ensue when the cartoonist's parents react in irrational ways to his various involvements.
7.
Don Is Dead, The (1973) as Giunta
A mistress of a Mafia leader is murdered causing him to hunt down the killer in order to exact a bloody vengance. Once on his trail, gang warfare ensues.
8.
Frasier, The Sensuous Lion (1973) as Man
Zoologist Marvin Feldman lives with his overbearing mother and likes animals more than most people. While spending time at a wildlife refuge in California, Marvin meets Frasier, one of the older lions in the preserve who is known for his ongoing virility. When he is alone with Frasier one day, the l
9.
The Mechanic (1972) as The man
An experienced hit man takes a beginner under his wing.
10.
11.
The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) as Tormentor
All-star epic retelling of Christ's life.
12.
Those Calloways (1965) as Nigosh
Story of Cam Calloway and his family, who live in a densely wooded area in New England. Cam dreams of building a sanctuary for the geese that fly over the area each year, and he tries several schemes to buy a nearby lake for this santuary. He is thwarted at every attempt, it seems; he and his son try to get enough furs from their trapping venture to get the money, but the bottom falls out of the fur market. He uses the little money they get for a down payment on the lake, thereby losing their house when he can't make the mortgage payment. They move to the lake, where their friends help them build a cabin. A salesman stops in town, and tries to get the people to sell their land for a tourist venture; Cam is outraged at his tactics and takes desperate measures after he himself is tricked.
13.
The Sword of Ali Baba (1965) as Old Baba
14.
The Scarface Mob (1962) as Jimmy Napoli
The pilot for the series of the same title. The exploits of Eliot Ness, the leader of an elite group of Treasury Department agents assigned to battle the underworld. In the pilot episode, broadcast as two one-hour segments of "Desilu Playhouse," Ness attempts to break up Al Capone's gang.
15.
Follow That Dream (1962) as Jack
A family of squatters takes on a gambling chieftan and a corrupt social worker.
16.
Portrait of a Mobster (1961) as Anthony Parazzo
This movie portrays the rise and fall of 1920s gangster Dutch Schultz. While building his own mob ring, he romances Iris, the daughter of a man he killed. When Iris marries a cop, Schultz makes sure the cop goes bad and takes kickbacks from Schultz's organization. Iris goes back to the arms of Schultz, not knowing he's the man who killed her father.
17.
Atlantis, the Lost Continent (1961) as Sonoy
A Greek fisherman gets caught up in court intrigue in a land of scientific wonders.
18.
The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond (1960) as Chairman
A small-time thief kills his way to the top of the New York rackets.
19.
Day of the Outlaw (1959) as Deaver
Rival cattlemen join forces to fight off outlaws.
20.
The Jayhawkers! (1959) as Evans
In the maelstrom of Pre-Civil War Kansas, a government agent infiltrates the vigilante group called the Jayhawks.
21.
Apache Territory (1958) as Lugo
A cowboy sets out to try to stop an Indian war.
22.
Cowboy (1958) as Alcaide
Real-life writer Frank Harris signs on as a ranch hand and learns the ropes from an experienced cowboy.
23.
Machine-Gun Kelly (1958) as Harry
24.
Teenage Cave Man (1958) as Clansman
Robert Vaughn stars as a white 35 year old teenage caveman with styled hair who seeks to discover what is in the uncharted jungles beyond his tribe's campsite. It is against the Word (and the Word is the Law), but he breaks it anyway. Soon he discovers a strange creature which kills with its touch. We later learn that this is not a prehistoric tale, but a post-apocalyptic tale, and the strange creature is a 500-plus year old irradiated scientist in a radiation suit...
25.
The Brothers Karamazov (1958) as Captain Vrublevski
In this adaptation of the Dostoevsky classic, four brothers fight to adjust to the death of their domineering father.
26.
Appointment with a Shadow (1958) as Dutch Hayden
27.
Ride Out for Revenge (1957) as Chief Yellow Wolf
An Indian war threatens when prospectors discover gold on a reservation.
28.
Run of the Arrow (1957) as Red Cloud
A bitter Confederate veteran joins a Sioux tribe to keep his war against the Union going.
29.
The White Squaw (1956) as Yellow Elk
30.
The Lone Ranger (1956) as Red Hawk
The legendary hero fights to reconcile a developer with the Natives whose land he wants to mine.
31.
The Ten Commandments (1956) as Abiram
To escape the edict of Egypt's Pharoah, Rameses I, condemning all first-born Hebrew males, the infant Moses is set adrift on the Nile in a reed basket. Saved by the pharaoh's daughter Bithiah, he is adopted by her and brought up in the court of her brother, Pharaoh Seti. Moses gains Seti's favor and the love of the throne princess Nefertiri, as well as the hatred of Seti's son, Rameses. When his Hebrew heritage is revealed, Moses is cast out of Egypt, and makes his way across the desert where he marries, has a son and is commanded by God to return to Egypt to free the Hebrews from slavery. In Egypt Moses's fiercest enemy proves to be not Rameses, but someone near to him who can 'harden his heart'.
32.
Pillars of the Sky (1956) as Zachariah
A cavalry officer trying to stop an Indian war gets involved with a married woman.
33.
Santiago (1956) as Jingo
A hardened gun runner attempts to take a shipment to Cuba to assist with the rebellion against Spain.
34.
Reprisal! (1956) as Charlie Washackie
New ranch owner Frank Madden, half Indian but posing as white, arrives just as an all white jury finds the three white Shipley brothers who lynched three Indians innocent. There is soon trouble between Frank and the Shipleys who are using Frank's land to graze their cattle. When the brother of one of the Indian victims kills a Shipley, Frank is accused and put in jail. The Shipleys then organize a lynch mob and head for the jail.
35.
Shack Out on 101 (1955) as Claude Dillon
A greasy spoon diner provides a base for a spy smuggling nuclear secrets.
36.
Hold Back Tomorrow (1955) as Priest
37.
Strange Lady in Town (1955) as Anse Hatlo
The arrival of a female doctor sets a Western town on its ear.
38.
The Man from Laramie (1955) as Padre
A wandering cowboy gets caught in the rivalry between an aging rancher's sons.
39.
King of the Khyber Rifles (1954) as Ali Nur
A half-Indian, half-British soldier is given command of a native fighting unit by the ruling British to squelch the uprisings of a rebellious guerilla group.
40.
Passion (1954) as Martinez
In old Spanish California, dashing cattleman Juan Obregon returns to the rancho of his friend Gaspar Melo, to find he's fathered a son on Rosa, one of Gaspar's identical twin daughters. Overjoyed, he plans to formalize his "unofficial" marriage. But trouble brews; Melo's land is of unclear title and the new Don Domingo hopes to grab it for his own profit. Violence results. Without even knowing who survived, Juan (accompanied by Rosa's tomboy sister Tonya) rides for revenge, through spectacular pastoral and wilderness scenery.
41.
Drum Beat (1954) as Modoc Jim
While negotiating a peace treaty with North California Indians, a presidential emissary has to fight off a renegade.
42.
They Rode West (1954) as Isatai
A Cavalry doctor defies orders to treat Native Americans.
43.
Valley of the Kings (1954) as Ahmed Salah
Archaeologists clash with graverobbers during the search for a priceless Egyptian treasure.
44.
All the Brothers Were Valiant (1953) as Stevenson
Brothers on a whaling schooner become romantic rivals.
45.
Fighter Attack (1953) as Benedetto
46.
Arrowhead (1953) as Chief Chattez
An Army scout and an Indian chief resolve their differences in single combat.
47.
The Robe (1953) as Slave dealer
Biblical epic in which a Roman military tribune, who commands the unit that crucified Jesus Christ, tries to learn about the man he killed.
48.
The Desert Song (1953) as Mindar
A French professor secretly leads a band of desert freedom fighters.
49.
Split Second (1953) as Dummy
Escaped convicts hold hostages in a ghost town that's the target of a nuclear bomb test.
50.
Raiders of the Seven Seas (1953) as [Capt.] Romero
A legendary pirate captures a Spanish galleon and tries to claim a countess as his bride.
51.
Pony Soldier (1952) as Custin
In 1876, Duncan MacDonald joins the new, 300-member Mounted Police in western Canada, just in time for a dangerous mission. It seems the Cree Indians, raiding across the border in Montana, took two hostages for their safe return to Canada. But MacDonald, with only scout Natayo to help, will need all his diplomacy and then some to extract the captives from the midst of a thousand Cree.
52.
Holiday for Sinners (1952) as The wiry man
Three old friends reunite during Mardi Gras and try to forget their problems.
53.
Viva Zapata! (1952) as Col. Jesús Guajardo
Mexican revolutionary Emiliano Zapata leads the peasants against a corrupt president.
54.
The Big Sky (1952) as Moleface
Trappers lead an expedition against river pirates and Indians along the Missouri River.
55.
The Mob (1951) as Culio
A police detective fakes a suspension so he can go undercover.

Cast (special)

56.
Watchman, The (1964) as Edward
The story of Jack Fleming, a Hemingway-like writer who explores various aspects of life. Broadcast as "The Watchman" on "Kraft Suspense Theater."
57.
Indian, The (1959) as Old Chief (Guest)
The pilot for "Law of the Plainsman." The story of Sam Buckhart, an Apache Indian who is also a United States Marshal. In the pilot episode, broadcast as a segment of "The Rifleman," Sam encounters hostility when he attempts to bring a white man to justice.

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