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Also Known As: Died: November 19, 1985
Born: May 30, 1902 Cause of Death: pneumonia
Birth Place: Key West, Florida, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Amazing Grace (1974) as Cousin Lincoln
Grace is a feisty old lady who lives in the ghetto. Grace campaigns for ex-convict Moses Gunn during his run for mayor, and with her help, he wins and cleans up a corrupt administration.
2.
Cutter (1972) as Shoeshine Man
Chicago-based private eye goes looking for a missing pro quarterback in this pilot to what would have been among TV's first black detective shows (pre-dating both "Shaft" and "Tenafly" -- which premiered within one day of each other -- by eighteen months).
3.
The Sun Shines Bright (1953) as Jeff
John Ford weaves three "Judge Priest" stories together to form a good- natured exploration of honour and small-town politics in the South around the turn of the century. Judge William Priest is involved variously in revealing the real identity of Lucy Lake, reliving his Civil War memories, preventing the lynching of a youth and contesting the elections with Yankee Horace K. Maydew.
4.
Bend of the River (1952) as Adam
A westerner with a questionable past leads a wagon train into the Oregon territory.
5.
Miracle in Harlem (1948) as
A young woman is suspected of killing the business magnate who swindled her.
6.
Zenobia (1939) as Zero
When he cures a circus elephant, a country doctor gets an unwanted friend.
7.
His Exciting Night (1938) as Casper
8.
Love Is News (1937) as Penrod
9.
Fifty Roads to Town (1937) as Percy
10.
On the Avenue (1937) as Herman
A new Broadway show starring Gary Blake shamelessly lampoons the rich Carraway family. To get her own back, daughter Mimi sets out to ensnare Blake, but the courtship is soon for real, to the annoyance of his co-star, hoofing chanteuese Mona Merrick.
11.
36 Hours to Kill (1936) as Flash
12.
Dimples (1936) as Cicero
Shirley Temple lives with the pick-pocket grandfather in 19th century New York City. She entertains the crowds while he works his racket. A rich lady makes it possible for the girl to go legit. "Uncle Tom's Cabin" is performed.
13.
The County Chairman (1935) as Sassafras
14.
Charlie Chan in Egypt (1935) as Snowshoes
The Asian sleuth investigates the murder of an archaeologist found wrapped up like a mummy.
15.
Steamboat Round the Bend (1935) as Jonah
16.
The Virginia Judge (1935) as Spasm Johnson
17.
One More Spring (1935) as Zoo attendant
18.
Carolina (1934) as Scipio
19.
David Harum (1934) as Sylvester [Swifty]
Rogers plays a small town banker in the 1890s whose chief rival is the deacon (Middleton) with whom he has traded horse flesh. Taylor is a bank teller who places a winning $4,500 bet on a 10-1 harness racing horse, making him Rogers' bank partner.
20.
Judge Priest (1934) as Jeff Poindexter
A Southern judge confounds civic leaders with his laid-back approach to his job.
21.
Stand Up and Cheer! (1934) as Himself [George Bernard Shaw]
President Franklin Roosevelt appoints a theatrical producer as the new Secretary of Amusement in order to cheer up an American public still suffering through the Depression. The new secretary soon runs afoul of political lobbyists out to destroy his department.
22.
The World Moves On (1934) as Dixie
A Louisiana cotton family fights to survive war and the Depression.
23.
Bachelor of Arts (1934) as Bulga
24.
Helldorado (1934) as Ulysses
25.
Marie Galante (1934) as Bartender
Marie is kidnapped and taken aboard ship, then thrown off at Yucatan. She winds up singing in a cafe in the Panama Canal zone. There she gets involved in a plot to destroy the canal and runs into American intelligence officer Crawbett.
26.
Neck and Neck (1931) as The hustler
27.
The Prodigal (1931) as Hokey
A wealthy southern boy takes to the road as a hobo.
28.
Galloping Ghost, The (1931)
A gambling ring run out of the Mogul Taxi company is intent on fixing college football games. Football star Harold "Red" Grange is a target for the gamblers, whose thugs try to eliminate Grange from playing. Grange's buddy Buddy is himself vulnerable to blackmail, since he has broken team rules by marrying. The crooks use all their wiles to keep Grange and Buddy from leading their team to victory.
29.
Wild Horse (1931) as Stepin
Ben Hall offers $1000 for the wild Devil Horse which Jim Wright and Skeeter capture. While Jim is away, Gil Davis kills Skeeter and takes the horse. The Sheriff then arrests Jim for Skeeter's murder. But unknown to them, an outlaw witnessed the killing.
30.
La fuerza del querer (1930) as Spot
31.
The Big Fight (1930) as Spot
32.
Cameo Kirby (1930) as Croup
33.
Swing High (1930) as Sam
34.
35.
Thru Different Eyes (1929) as Janitor
36.
Big Time (1929) as Eli
37.
The Ghost Talks (1929) as Christopher Lee
38.
Hearts in Dixie (1929) as Gummy
39.
Salute (1929) as Smoke Screen
John Randall is an Army cadet at West Point. His younger brother Paul is a midshipman at the Naval Academy. John contrives to help Paul's timid romantic interest in Nancy Wayne by pretending to be interested in her himself. Paul, however, takes offense, and determines to beat his brother in the Army-Navy football game on purely personal grounds. Meanwhile, Paul and fellow midshipman Albert Price are hazed and tormented by upperclassmen.
40.
The Kid's Clever (1929) as Negro man
41.
Show Boat (1929) as Joe
First screen version of the classic musical about romance among the musical performers on a Mississippi showboat.
42.
The Tragedy of Youth (1928) as Porter
43.
Nameless Men (1928) as
44.
The Devil's Skipper (1928) as Her husband
45.
In Old Kentucky (1927) as Highpockets
Young Brierly struggles to save his father, Major Brierly, from the clutches of alcohol after the Great War. At the same time, he prepares Major Brierly's horse, which served bravely with the Major at the front, for the Kentucky Derby.

Music (feature film)

46.
One More Spring (1935) as Composer
47.
Marie Galante (1934) as Composer
Marie is kidnapped and taken aboard ship, then thrown off at Yucatan. She winds up singing in a cafe in the Panama Canal zone. There she gets involved in a plot to destroy the canal and runs into American intelligence officer Crawbett.

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