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Cast (feature film)

Family Business (1989) as Tenor
A young business executive learns from his eccentric grandfather that he comes from a family of robber barons.
Outrageous Fortune (1987)
Proper, refined Lauren and loud, brash Sandy meet in an acting class and immediately dislike each other. Soon after starting the class, they each start seeing someone, unaware that it is the same man, Michael Sanders. They find this out when Michael disappears, supposedly having been killed in an explosion. But the women begin to believe that Michael has faked his death and form an alliance in order to find him and make him chose between them. During their cross-country search, they are chased by CIA agents and Russian assassins, and when they do find their boyfriend, he tries to kill them. They find out that Michael is a double agent, working for the CIA and the KGB, and is on the run from both after stealing a dangerous bio-weapon and a large amount of money. Michael eventually takes Lauren hostage, but she escapes, and by the time the whole ordeal is over, Lauren and Sandy have become genuine friends.
Night Tide (1963) as Merry-go-round owner
A sailor falls for a young girl who believes she''''s a mermaid.
The Notorious Landlady (1962) as Coroner's officer
A junior diplomat in London falls in love with his landlady even though she''''s a murder suspect.
North to Alaska (1960) as Barber
Two prospectors cope with woman problems and a con man.
Francis Covers the Big Town (1953) as Capt. Cranston
Kansas City Confidential (1952) as Policeman in squad car
To commit the perfect crime, a former detective keeps his colleagues' identities secret from each other.
Meet Danny Wilson (1952) as Policeman
Danny Wilson and partner Mike make a meager living singing in dives and hustling pool. One night they meet entertainer Joy Carroll, who gets them a job at racketeer Nick Driscoll's posh nightclub. But Nick wants a high price: half of Danny's future income. Danny's career skyrockets, but his position at the top of the heap, and his one-sided romance with Joy, prove extremely unstable.
The Enforcer (1951) as Policeman
A crusading district attorney takes on the mob''''s murder machine.
Key to the City (1950) as Officer
Two mayors meet and fall in love during a convention in San Francisco.
The Doctor and the Girl (1949) as Policeman
A doctor leaves his wealthy family to work in the slums.
Tenth Avenue Angel (1948) as Doctor
A child of the tenements helps an ex-con find a new life.
Hills of Home (1948) as Piper
Lassie helps a Scottish doctor deal with his patients' problems.
My Girl Tisa (1948) as Riley
The Black Arrow (1948) as Guard
A young British nobleman comes back from fighting in the War of the Roses to discover that his father has been murdered by an old family friend who is now an outlaw. However, he becomes suspicious about the exact circumstances of his father's death and determines to find out exactly what happened.
The Unfinished Dance (1947) as Detective sergeant
A young dance student accidentally cripples a teacher she doesn't like.
Gallant Bess (1947) as C.P.O.
A soldier takes the Army horse that saved his life back to the farm.
I'll Be Yours (1947) as Policeman
Innocent lies build up as a show-business hopeful tries to build a career.
Dead Reckoning (1947) as Priest
A tough veteran sets out to solve his war buddy's murder.
The Beginning or the End (1947) as Gregor
True story of the Manhattan Project and the race to build the atomic bomb.
My Favorite Brunette (1947) as Policeman
A baby photographer mistaken for a private eye ends up framed for murder.
The Blue Dahlia (1946) as Policeman in prowl car
A veteran fights to prove he didn''''t kill his cheating wife.
Boys' Ranch (1946) as Sergeant
A ball player creates a ranch for troubled kids from the city.
The Virginian (1946) as Rancher
Best friends become enemies when one signs on with a rustler.
The Strange Love of Martha Ivers (1946) as Plainclothesman
Years after a murder drove them apart, an heiress tries to win back her lost love.
The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946) as Father McConnell
Illicit lovers plot to kill the woman's older husband.
The Phantom Thief (1946) as Irish policeman
A reformed thief tries to stop a murderous blackmailer.
Sherlock Holmes in Dressed to Kill (1946)
Sherlock Holmes sets out to find why people are killing each other over a seemingly inexpensive music box.
The Well Groomed Bride (1946) as Mr. Bennett
The Hoodlum Saint (1946) as Policeman
After finding religion, a cynical newspaperman tries to help young hoods.
You Came Along (1945) as Elevator starter
War hero flier Bob Collins goes on a war bond selling tour with two buddies, and substitute "chaperone" Ivy Hotchkiss. Bob's a cheerful Lothario with several girls in every town on the tour. After some amusing escapades, Bob and Ivy become romantically involved, agreeing it's "just fun up in the air." Then Ivy finds out the real reason why it shouldn't be anything more.
Sing Your Way Home (1945) as Mac
A war correspondent assembles young European entertainers to put on a show for the troops.
Captain Eddie (1945) as MacFarland
WWI flyer Eddie Rickenbaker remembers his life which brought him from a car salesman, race driver and pilot in WWI, to an important person in the early years of civil airline service, after his plane crashed in the South Pacific in late 1942.
Mildred Pierce (1945) as Policeman
A woman turns herself into a business tycoon to win her selfish daughter a place in society.
Prison Ship (1945) as Submarine captain
The Beautiful Cheat (1945) as Cassidy
Pursuit to Algiers (1945) as Restaurant proprietor
Sherlock Holmes tries to protect a foreign leader traveling on an ocean liner.
Scarlet Street (1945) as Policeman
A middle aged wouldbe painter falls into the clutches of an unscrupulous woman.
Those Endearing Young Charms (1945) as Traffic officer
A soldier loses his girlfriend to his best buddy.
Dangerous Partners (1945) as Captain of police
A young couple''''s accident could make them rich, if they can evade a Nazi spy ring.
Whistling in Brooklyn (1943) as Manager of The Beavers
A radio sleuth infiltrates the Brooklyn Dodgers to solve a murder.
There's Something About a Soldier (1943) as Priest
Five officer candidates fight to prove their mettle during training.
Birthright (1938) as
A Harvard graduate returns to his Southern home to create an all-black school.

Animation (feature film)

South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut (1999) as Animator (Blur Studio/Heaven & Hell Sequence/Venice--California)
The famous, foul-mouthed 3rd graders of South Park, Colorado are featured in this full-length feature film from creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker. In "South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut" (1999), the parents of South Park are horrified by the influence that a crass Canadian television duo has had o
Hellraiser: Bloodline (1996) as Animator (Blur Studio)
In the 22nd century a brilliant scientist strives to banish the evil which his ancestor had unwittingly leashed upon the world. The stakes have never been higher in the battle to save man from hell on earth and only Paul Merchant has the ability and knowledge to trap the Black Prince of Hell--Pinhea
Virtuosity (1995) as Animator (Metrolight Studios)
Los Angeles, 1999. The government's Law Enforcement Technology Advancement Center has developed a prototype for the ultimate police training device. A virtual reality simulator utilizes the latest artificial intelligence technology to test users' skills as they pursue the computer-generated criminal

Animation (special)

Coca-Cola Pop Music "Backstage Pass to Summer" (1991) as Animator
A special hosted by Cher, previewing the Summer 1991 music scene. Featured segments include the premiere of Cher's video "Love and Understanding," footage of the new video by Paula Abdul and M.C. Skat Cat, and performances/interviews with Whitney Houston, Tom Petty, Chris Issak and others.

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