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Also Known As: Died: July 28, 2004
Born: May 26, 1915 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Postman Always Rings Twice, The (1981) as Ticket Clerk
Frank Chambers, a depression-era drifter ends up at a diner owned by Nick Papadakis, who offers Frank a job. Frank accepts the offer, and soon begins an affair with Nick's wife Cora. The adulterous lovers soon plot to kill Nick and share in the insurance money.
2.
Great Cash Giveaway Getaway, The (1980) as Announcer
Two teenagers on the run with a quarter of a million dollars belonging to an illegal drug ring are pursued by suave crime czar George Hamilton, after they gain a celebrity of sorts, by the whole country, which wants to partake of their largesse in their coast-to-coast spending spree.
3.
Just Me and You (1978)
Louise ("Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman") Lasser wrote this comedy-drama about a slightly daffy New Yorker with a compulsion to talk who shares a cross-country drive with a down-to-earth salesman -- and wrote herself into the lead role.
4.
Incredible Rocky Mountain Race, The (1977) as Milford Petrie
A lighthearted western involving a madcap grudge race from Missouri to California between a young Mark Twain and his long-time rival, Mike Fink, with the aid of a slightly daft Indian.
5.
Escape to Witch Mountain (1975)
An unscrupulous millionaire tries to catch two mysterious children with super powers.
6.
Hit Lady (1974) as Innkeeper
Yvette Mimieux wrote this story and stars as a professional artist who moonlights (primarily in bikini) as a syndicate killer. Writer Tracy Keenan Wynn made his directorial debut with this movie, working for the first time with his father, Keenan Wynn.
7.
Hurricane (1974) as Del Travis
In this film hurricane hunters Hagman and Milner are in a desperate race to avoid disaster as a violent storm threatens to devastate a Gulf Coast town.
8.
Chase (1973)
A special police unit goes out after a cop killer in this pilot to another Jack Webb series that ran briefly during the 1973-74 season. Ryan continued as the head of the unit, and Wayne Maunder and Gary Crosby signed on, along with Reid Smith, Michael Richardson, Brian Fong and Albert Reed.
9.
Set This Town on Fire (1973) as Motel Manager
After serving seven years for manslaughter, a man returns home to run for mayor following the disclosure that the local newspaper editor, whose eyewitness testimony had put him behind bars, now has second thoughts and the town drunk now has confessed to the crime. Filmed in 1969 as "The Profane Come
10.
In Broad Daylight (1971) as Cunningham
A blind actor discovers that his wife is cheating on him with his best friend and plots an elaborate double murder.
11.
Death of Me Yet, The (1971) as Jerry
A small-town newspaper editor, a pillar of his community, discovers that his hidden past has caught up with him and an Iron Curtain agent who knew him in his other life has been sent to kill him.
12.
The Omega Man (1971) as Voice
The only human survivor of a biological war fights to end a plague that has turned everybody else into monsters.
13.
Scandalous John (1971) as Bald head
John McCanless was once a gunslinger and has become a cranky old rancher. There is a plan to build a dam which would flood his property. John has no intention of selling his land and is determined to fight the dam to the end if necessary.
14.
The Beatniks (1960) as Red
Eddie Crane is on his way to becoming a top recording star...if he can only break away from his lawless beatnik friends who are his only companions. Trouble ensues when his friends kill a bartender during a botched hold-up.
15.
The Badlanders (1958) as Crazy
Western outlaws join forces for a daring gold robbery in this remake of The Asphalt Jungle.
16.
Revolt in the Big House (1958) as Al Carey
Gannon is an imprisoned racketeer kingpin who tries to manipulate his young cellmate into staging a riot and prison break, but the cellmate tries to back out when he realizes other inmates may be killed in the process.
17.
Torpedo Run (1958) as Coleman
A submarine commander is forced to blow up a Japanese prison ship carrying his family.
18.
Between Heaven and Hell (1956) as Soames
A wealthy, bigoted Southerm man enters the service shortly after Pearl Harbor and learns some lessons about racism and survival from an aging sharecropper.
19.
The McConnell Story (1955) as Radio operator
A man''s plans to settle down and raise a family are upset by the Korean War.
20.
Gang Busters (1955) as [Wayne] Long
Hardened criminal repeatedly breaks out of Oregon State Prison, eluding police for prolonged periods afterwards.
21.
Operation Pacific (1951) as Junior
A dedicated submarine commander sacrifices everything to defeat the enemy.
22.
The Sun Sets at Dawn (1951) as Herald [cub reporter]
23.
The Jackpot (1950) as Parking lot attendant
Bill Lawrence wins a slew of prizes on a radio quiz program. His happiness is short-lived when he discovers he'll have to sell the prizes in order to pay the taxes on them.
24.
Twelve O'Clock High (1949) as Birdwell
The head of a World War II bomber squadron cracks under the pressure.
25.
The Street with No Name (1948) as Whitey
After two gang-related killings in "Center City," a suspect (who was framed) is arrested, released on bail...and murdered. Inspector Briggs of the FBI recruits a young agent, Gene Cordell, to go undercover in the shadowy Skid Row area (alias George Manly) as a potential victim of the same racket. Soon, Gene meets Alec Stiles, neurotic mastermind who's "building an organization along scientific lines." Stiles recruits Cordell, whose job becomes a lot more dangerous...
26.
27.
Larceny (1948) as Y.A.A. president
28.
Rubber Racketeers (1942) as Freddy Dale
Gilin (Ricardo Cortez), is just released from prison and now that the government has clamped down on the sale of tires, decides to enter the tire-stealing-for-resell racket. Driving home, he has a car wreck with defense workers Bill Barry (William Henry as Bill Henry) and Mary Dale (Barbara Read). His girl friend Nikki (Rochelle Hudson) persuades the gangster to settle Bill's claim by giving him the old car belonging to his Chinese servant Tom (Kam Tong), who is about to enter the army. Gilin sets up auto lots all over town where he sells cars and tires stolen by his gang. He also sells faulty synthetic tires and Mary's brother Freddy (Sam Edwards) is killed when one of those blows out. Bill and a group of defense workers try to trace the tire by its treads and finally locate one of Gilin's car lots as the place where it was sold. Gilin orders Nikki to set a trap for Bill so he can be eliminated. But Nikki warns Bill through Mary. Bill, feeling that Nikki knows the source of the "hot rubber" goes to see her at Gilin's apartment,where Gilin knocks him out. Tom, in his newly-issued Army uniform, pleas with his old boss to give up this unpatriotic racket and is shot by Gilin.
29.
30.
East Side Kids (1940) as Pete
A street tough searches for evidence to get his brother out of prison.
31.
The Chamber Mystery (1920) as Peter Parker

Visual Effects (feature film)

32.
Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003) as Digital compositor, ILM
During the Napoleonic Wars, Lucky Jack Aubrey captains the crew of his H.M.S. Surprise. When the ship is suddenly attacked by a superior enemy, it is badly damaged and much of his crew is injured. In a bold and dangerous move, Aubrey decides to set sail in a high stakes chase across two oceans to intercept and capture their foe. It's a mission that can decide the fate of a nation--or destroy Lucky Jack and his crew.

Editing (TV Mini-Series)

33.
Dark Passion (1999) as Editor

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