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Jan Arvan

Jan Arvan

  • How to Marry a Millionaire (1953) August 30 (ET) - Reminder REMINDER
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Other Side of Midnight, The (1977) as Warden
Beautiful Noelle Page meets dashing WWII American pilot Larry Douglas in France and falls in love. She expects him to marry her, but instead Larry abandons her. In the United States, successful Catherine Alexander meets Larry Douglas and they marry. But Noelle hasn't forgotten Larry even as she's become a successful actress. She maneuvers to have Larry hired as the private pilot of her wealthy and powerful lover Constantin Demiris so she can seek revenge on him, but instead she and Larry rekindled their passion. Desperate to be together, Larry and Noelle make deadly plans. But soon the lovers face a terrible fate determined by the jealous Demiris using Catherine as his pawn.
2.
Stranger Who Looks Like Me, The (1974) as Uncle Charles
The drama of an adopted girl searching for her real mother with the help of a young man who also is looking for the parents who gave him up. Meredith Baxter's real-life mother, Whitney Blake, plays the real mother of the girl in the story.
3.
The Poseidon Adventure (1972) as Doctor [Caravello]
The Poseidon, an ocean liner bigger than the Queen Elizabeth and Mary combined, is charting its course on New Year's Eve when just after midnight a 90' tidal wave hits. It is the last thing that everyone onboard sees before drowning - the Poseidon is turned upside down, with only a handful of survivors. The lucky few take a journey through the bowels of the ship in an attempt to survive.
4.
Screaming Woman, The (1972) as Martin--Servant
A contemporary gothic horror story that has a dowager, an ex-mental patient, discovering a woman buried alive and screaming for help on the grounds of her sprawling estate, but her family feels that her mind has snapped and refuses to believe the bizarre story in its greed to get hold of her money i
5.
The Spy With My Face (1966) as Waiter
Enemy agents turn one of their own into a dead ringer for Man from U.N.C.L.E. Napoleon Solo.
6.
The Brass Bottle (1964) as Seneschal
Comedy about the proverbial genie who comes out of a bottle (a table lamp in this instance) to serve his new master. The only problem is that instead of helping his master, the genie (Burl Ives) tends to get his master (Tony Randall) into more predicaments than he gets him out of.
7.
Frontier Uprising (1961) as
Jim Davis, Nancy Hadley, Ken Mayer, Nestor Paiva, Don O'Kelly. While leading pioneers to the West Coast, frontier scout Jim Davis discovers that the U.S. has gone to war with Mexico. Hordes of attacking Mexicans and hostile Indians enliven this remake of KIT CARSON which uses stock footage from the original 1940 version
8.
Three Came to Kill (1960) as Ipara
Professional assassin Cameron Mitchell and his cronies invade the home of a flight controller and take his family hostage as they plot the murder of a Middle Eastern premier.
9.
Noose for a Gunman (1960) as Hallop
An honest gunman takes on a corrupt land baron.
10.
Bells Are Ringing (1960) as Headwaiter
An answering service operator gets mixed up in her clients' lives.
11.
Gunfighters of Abilene (1960) as Miguel [Torena]
Buster Crabbe, Barton MacLane, Judith Ames, Arthur Space, Eugenia Paul. An athletic cowboy avenges his brother's murder and woos his would-be bride. Wesleyan-educated bad guy MacLane starred as a good guy in the TV series "The Outlaws."
12.
Some Came Running (1959) as Club manager
A veteran returns home to deal with family secrets and small-town scandals.
13.
Holiday for Lovers (1959) as Reception clerk
14.
It Started with a Kiss (1959) as Roderigo
After a whirlwind courtship, an Army officer and his wacky wife try to make their marriage work.
15.
Curse of the Faceless Man (1958) as Inspector Rinaldi
An ancient Roman gladiator returns to life to find his lost love.
16.
Designing Woman (1957) as TV director
A sportswriter and a fashion designer have a lot of adjusting to do when they marry in haste.
17.
Silk Stockings (1957) as Director
A straitlaced Soviet agent is seduced by Paris and a high-stepping film producer.
18.
20 Million Miles to Earth (1957) as Signore Contino
A crashed spaceship unleashes a rapidly growing monster from Venus.
19.
Istanbul (1957) as Kazim
Adventurer James Brennan returns to Istanbul five years after being ejected under suspicion of diamond smuggling. In flashback, he recalls his last days there, his torrid love affair with Stephanie Bauer, the efforts of shady characters to obtain a strange ornament he received from a friend, and Stephanie's disappearance during a fire. Now that Brennan is back, Stephanie (or her double) reappears, and there's still the question of where the supposedly smuggled diamonds are...
20.
The Opposite Sex (1956) as Headwaiter
In this musical remake of The Women, a happily married singer lets her catty friends convince her to file for divorce.
21.
The Silver Chalice (1955) as Stall keeper
A silversmith is charged with engraving the Holy Grail.
22.
Abbott and Costello Meet the Mummy (1955) as Waiter
Two bumblers get mixed up with Egyptian grave robbers and a murderous mummy.
23.
The Cobweb (1955) as Mr. Appleton
Inmates and staff at a posh asylum clash over love and lunacy.
24.
Kismet (1955) as Manservant
In this Arabian Nights musical, the "king of the beggars" infiltrates high society when his daughter is wooed by a handsome prince.
25.
The Other Woman (1954) as Inspector Collins
Bit player Sherry Stewart (Cleo Moore) gets miffed when director Walter Darman (Hugo Haas) turns her down after she reads for a small part in his picture. She and her boy friend, Ronnie (Lane Fuller), devise a plan to lure Darman to her apartment, where she gives him a drugged drink. She tells Darman they had been intimate and blackmails him for $50,000. More than a little distracted by his situation, his wife (Lucille Barkeley) senses something is wrong and he gets into a violent argument with his father-in-law (Jack Macy) who owns the producing company Darman works for, and discontinues the picture. Sherry informs Darman she is going to tell his wife all about them. Darman tells his secretary (Carolee Kelly) that he is going to work late and is not to be disturbed, sets the moviola runnings, and exits by the back door and hot-foots it to Sherry's apartment. He tries to reason with her but to no avail, and strangles her in a fit of rage. The crime is first blamed on peddler Papasha (John Qualen), but Police Inspector Collins (Jan Arvan) thinks otherwise.
26.
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.
27.
Desert Legion (1953) as Moslem merchant
Paul Lartal leads a troop of legionnaires into ambush at the hands of Omar Ben Calif. Returning later at the request of Princess Morjana he is led to the hidden city of Madara, currently harrassed by the evil Crito. Lartal must do in the bad guys (which includes participating in a bare chested spear-throwing contest), save the city and comfort the Princess.
28.
How to Marry a Millionaire (1953) as Tony
Three models pool their resources to rent a posh penthouse in hopes of snaring rich husbands.
29.
Bandits of Corsica (1953) as Civilian agent
Richard Greene, Paula Raymond, Raymond Burr, Dona Drake, Lee Van Cleef, Frank Puglia, Nestor Paiva, Michael Ansara. Mario and Carlos, twin brothers separated at birth, are reunited after many years and make a pact to overthrow the evil ruler of their Corsica homeland. Complications arise when Carlos falls in love with Mario's wife and lies and deceit split the brothers apart
30.
The Desert Hawk (1950) as Merchant
"2000 years ago" desert guerilla Omar, with henchmen Aladdin and Sinbad, opposes tyrannical Prince Murad. To prevent Murad from marrying caliph's daughter Schaharazade, disguised Omar marries her himself. When the trick is discovered, both prince and princess want Omar's head; but Murad has yet more dastardly plans, leading to more captures, rescues, and scimitar-play.
31.
Sword in the Desert (1949) as Arab
Cynical freighter captain Mike Dillon hopes to take the money and run after helping to smuggle Jewish refugees ashore in pre-Israel Palestine. But against his will, he's drawn into the escalating fight between British occupation forces and the founders of Israel. In a battle doubly terrible because the audience sympathizes with both sides, how long can Mike remain a bystander?

Cast (special)

32.
Couple of Dons, A (1973)
A series of comedy skits tailored to the talents of Don Adams and Don Rickles.

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