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Also Known As: Died: July 6, 1934
Born: December 2, 1867 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
The Cat's-Paw (1934) as Mr. Thatcher
Naive Ezekial Cobb, brought up by his missionary father in China returns to America to seek a wife. Corrupt politicians enlist him to run for mayor as a dummy candidate with no chance of winning. Their plan backfires as he wins and embarks upon a reform crusade.
2.
Outcast Lady (1934) as Truble
A spoiled rich girl sacrifices her reputation to preserve her dead husband''''s memory.
3.
I'll Tell the World (1934) as Grand Duke Ferdinand
4.
The Mystery of Mr. X (1934) as Judge Maplas
A sophisticated jewel thief tries to prove himself innocent of a string of cop murders.
5.
Looking Forward (1933) as Birkenshaw
A man fights to keep the family department store open during the Depression.
6.
His Private Secretary (1933) as Dr. Hall
Dick Wallace wants to marry a minister's grand-daughter but his father, who wants him to get work on his company's business, is opposed. She takes a job with the company to prove she's okay.
7.
Alice in Wonderland (1933) as King of Hearts
A trip through the looking glass and down a rabbit hole sends an English girl into a world of fantastic characters and strange potions.
8.
Oliver Twist (1933) as Mr. [Sidney] Brownlow
In Dickens' classic tale, an orphan wends his way from cruel apprenticeship to den of thieves in search of a true home.
9.
The Last Mile (1932) as Father O'Connor
An innocent man sent to death row gets caught in a prison riot.
10.
The Last Man (1932) as John Wingate
11.
No Greater Love (1932) as Priest
12.
45 Calibre Echo (1932) as
13.
Alias Mary Smith (1932) as Attorney
14.
Arrowsmith (1931) as Twyford
A crusading doctor fights his way through tragedy to find his true calling.
15.
Mata Hari (1931) as Caron
Romantic biography of World War I''s notorious lady spy.
16.
Captain Applejack (1931) as Lush
The worm turns when gangsters try to uncover buried treasure in a timid man''''s home.
17.
The Bishop Murder Case (1930) as Professor Bertrand Dillard
Society sleuth Philo Vance investigates a series of murders inspired by Mother Goose rhymes.
18.
The Case of Sergeant Grischa (1930) as General von Lychow
19.
Outward Bound (1930) as Scrubby
Passengers on a fog-shrouded ship learn that they are lost souls on the way to heaven or hell.
20.
Murder Will Out (1930) as Senator Baldwin
21.
Feet First (1930) as Old Timer, Mr. Garson
A shoe salesman''''s involvement with a band of crooks leaves him dangling from the side of a tall building.
22.
Evidence (1929) as Harbison
23.
The Mississippi Gambler (1929) as Junius Blackburn
24.
The Sacred Flame (1929) as Dr. Harvester
25.
Evangeline (1929) as Father Felician
In the Canadian province of Acadia, young Evangeline is betrothed to Gabriel. But before their wedding can take place, the British imprison the men and send them into exile with their lands forfeit to the Crown Evangeline follows the exiled men in hopes of finding her beloved, but even after he and the other Acadians are released in Louisiana, she cannot find him, always arriving at some locale just after he has departed. But she dedicates her life to searching the continent for the man she loves.
26.
The Terror (1928) as Dr. Redmayne
27.
The Shepherd of the Hills (1928) as David Howitt, The Shepherd
28.
The Companionate Marriage (1928) as Judge Meredith
29.
Life's Mockery (1928) as John Fullerton
30.
Broadway Daddies (1928) as John Lambert Kennedy
31.
The Little Snob (1928) as Colonel Banks
32.
The Lion and the Mouse (1928) as Judge Ross
33.
The Music Master (1927) as Anton von Barwig
34.
Camille (1927) as The Duke
Camille is a courtesan in Paris. She falls deeply in love with a young man of promise, Armand Duval. When Armand's father begs her not to ruin his hope of a career and position by marrying Armand, she acquiesces and leaves her lover. However, when poverty and terminal illness overwhelm her, Camille discovers that Armand has not lost his love for her.
35.
The Tender Hour (1927) as Francis Chinilly
36.
Sally in Our Alley (1927) as Sandy Mack
37.
The Return of Peter Grimm (1926) as Peter Grimm
38.
Three Bad Men (1926) as Rev. Calvin Benson
40.
Pals First (1926) as Dominie
41.
Forever After (1926) as Wayne
42.
High Steppers (1926) as Father Perryam
43.
Transcontinental Limited (1926) as Jerry Reynolds
44.
The Yankee Señor (1926) as Don Fernando
45.
Faithful Wives (1926) as
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Tramp, Tramp, Tramp (1926) as Amos Logan
Low-life Harry falls in love with sweet Betty who inspires him to improve himself so he can marry her. He enters a $25,000 cross-country hiking contest. After many adventures he wins, pays off his father Amos's mortgage and marries Betty.
47.
The Coast of Folly (1925) as Count de Tauro
48.
A Thief in Paradise (1925) as Bishop Saville
49.
Man and Maid (1925) as Burton
50.
Rose of the World (1925) as "Gramp" Tallifer
51.
Where the Worst Begins (1925) as August Van Dorn
52.
Thank You (1925) as David Lee
53.
Wandering Footsteps (1925) as Timothy Payne
54.
Waking Up the Town (1925) as Abner Hope
55.
Thunder Mountain (1925) as Preacher
56.
The Bridge of Sighs (1925) as John Harper
57.
The Reckless Sex (1925) as Emanuel García
58.
Charley's Aunt (1925) as Mr. Delahay
Charley Wyckham and Jack Chesney pressure fellow student Fancourt Babberly to pose as Charley's Brazilian Aunt Donna Lucia. Their purpose is to have a chaperone for their amorous visits with Amy and Kitty, niece and ward of crusty Stephen Spettigue. Complications begin when Fancourt, in drag, becomes the love object of old Spettigue and Sir Francis Chesney.
59.
The Mad Whirl (1925) as John Herrington
60.
Capital Punishment (1925) as The chaplain
61.
The Circle (1925) as Lord Clive Cheney
A wife on the verge of leaving her husband she meets the mother who deserted him years earlier.
62.
Champion of Lost Causes (1925) as Peter Charles
63.
Outwitted (1925) as John Kinney
64.
Listen Lester (1924) as Colonel Dodge
65.
Do It Now (1924) as
66.
67.
A Fool's Awakening (1924) as Major Oliphant
68.
Beau Brummel (1924) as Mortimer
In this silent film, the legendary dandy takes on British society to court a lady above his station.
69.
Half-a-Dollar Bill (1924) as Judge Norton
70.
The Tenth Woman (1924) as Mr. Brainherd
71.
Soiled (1924) as Rollo Tetheridge
72.
The Eternal Three (1923) as Dr. Steven Browning
73.
The Spider and the Rose (1923) as Good Padre
74.
Hollywood (1923) as
Angela comes to Hollywood with only two things: Her dream to become a movie star, and Grandpa. She leaves an Aunt, a brother, Grandma, and her longtime boyfriend back in Centerville. Despite seeing major movie stars around every corner, and knocking on every casting office door in town, at the end of her first day she is still unemployed. To her horror, when she arrives back at their hotel, she finds that Grandpa has been cast in a movie by William DeMille and quickly becomes a star during the ensuing weeks. Her family, worried that Angela and Grandpa are getting into trouble, come to Hollywood to drag them back home. In short order Aunt, Grandma, brother, boyfriend and even the parrot become superstars, but Angela is still unemployed...
75.
76.
The Drivin' Fool (1923) as John Moorhead
77.
Three Wise Fools (1923) as Dr. Richard Gaunt
78.
Little Church Around the Corner (1923) as Reverend Bradley
79.
Lucretia Lombard (1923) as Judge Winship
80.
Is Divorce a Failure? (1923) as Philip Wilkinson
81.
His Last Race (1923) as See note
82.
The Last Hour (1923) as Reever McCall
83.
A Gentleman of Leisure (1923) as Sir John Blount
84.
The Gold Diggers (1923) as James Blake
Stephen Lee doesn't want his nephew Wally Sanders to marry chorus girl Violet Dayne, because he believes all chorus girls to be ruthless gold diggers, always chasing after the men's money. Violet's friend Jerry La Mar decides to 'gold dig' Stephen, to show him what a nice and unselfish girl Violet is, but then she realizes that she's really in love with Stephen Lee....
85.
Children of Jazz (1923) as John Weston
86.
Beyond the Rocks (1922) as Captain Fitzgerald
In this silent film, a young woman on her honeymoon with her aging millionaire husband falls for a handsome younger man.
87.
The Forgotten Law (1922) as Judge Kirtley
88.
The Man Who Saw Tomorrow (1922) as Sir William De Vry
89.
Smilin' Through (1922) as Dr. Owen
90.
North of the Rio Grande (1922) as Father Hillaire
91.
A Virginia Courtship (1921) as Colonel Fairfax
92.
Courage (1921) as McIntyre
93.
A Voice in the Dark (1921) as Joseph Crampton
94.
What's a Wife Worth? (1921) as James Morrison
95.
The Great Moment (1921) as Sir Edward Pelham
96.
The Street Called Straight (1920) as Rodney Temple
97.
The Butterfly Man (1920) as James Bachelor
98.
The Paliser Case (1920) as Paliser, Sr.
99.
The Man Who Had Everything (1920) as Matt Sills
100.
Godless Men (1920) as Rev. Sam Poor
On board his trading schooner in the South Pacific, tough sea captain Black Pawl confronts his own son, who has grown up in his father's shadow and reflects only his dark side.
101.
Earthbound (1920) as Dr. Roger Galloway
102.
Flame of the Desert (1919) as Sir John Carleton
An Englishman goes undercover posing as an Egyptian sheik in order to infiltrate a conspiracy to throw off British rule. An English woman complicates things by falling in love with the sheik, unaware of his true identity
103.
The Probation Wife (1919) as Huntley McMerton
104.
The Pest (1919) as Judge Fisher
105.
Day Dreams (1919) as Grandfather Burn
106.
The Crimson Gardenia (1919) as Mr. Banniman
107.
Heartsease (1919) as Lord Neville
A struggling young composer of genius completes a masterpiece score for an opera, only to have it stolen by a less talented composer who rises to great success with it.
108.
Spotlight Sadie (1919) as Reverend John Page
109.
When Doctors Disagree (1919) as Dr. Harris, Sr.
110.
The World and Its Woman (1919) as Prince Michael Orbeliana the elder
111.
Her Code of Honor (1919) as Tom Davis
112.
The City of Comrades (1919) as Andy Christian
113.
Lord and Lady Algy (1919) as Swepson
114.
Wanted, a Mother (1918) as Dr. Thayer
115.
Thirty a Week (1918) as Mr. Wright
116.
The Venus Model (1918) as John Braddock
117.
The Face in the Dark (1918) as Charles Ridgeway
118.
The Marionettes (1918) as Nizerolles
119.
The Beautiful Mrs. Reynolds (1918) as General Philip Schuyler
120.
Hidden Fires (1918) as Dr. Granville
121.
Broken Ties (1918) as Henry Hasbrook
122.
The Glorious Adventure (1918) as Scott, the butler
123.
Money Mad (1918) as Rev. William Gavin
124.
Leap to Fame (1918) as Judge Hendricks Trevor
125.
The Cinderella Man (1917) as Romney Evans
126.
The Family Honor (1917) as Gen. Jason Wayne
127.
A Hungry Heart (1917) as M. Brigard
128.
The Page Mystery (1917) as Hon. Charles Winthrop
129.
The Auction Block (1917) as John Merkle
130.
Forget-Me-Not (1917) as Marquis de Mohrivart
131.
The Perils of Divorce (1916) as Craig
132.
The Gilded Cage (1916) as King Comus
133.
The Yellow Passport (1916) as Myron Abram
A young Russian girl is forced into a life of prostitution in Czarist Russia, and she and a British journalist find their lives endangered when she reveals to him information regarding the social crimes rampant in her country.
134.
A Woman's Way (1916) as General John Stanton
135.
The Heart of a Hero (1916) as Colonel Knowlton
136.
Fruits of Desire (1916) as Jeremiah Quimby
137.
Husband and Wife (1916) as James Watson
138.
The Ballet Girl (1916) as Jerry Vergoe
139.
Miss Petticoats (1916) as Worth Courtleigh
140.
The Pawn of Fate (1916) as Abbé Paul
141.
All Man (1916) as John Maynard
142.
Human Driftwood (1916) as Father Harrigan
143.
After Dark (1915) as Captain Frank Dalton, Old Tom
144.
The Impostor (1915) as Sir Anthony Gregson/Blink
145.
The Arrival of Perpetua (1915) as Hastings Curzon
146.
Alias Jimmy Valentine (1915) as Bill Avery
147.
The Model (1915) as Hugh Seymour
148.
The Sins of Society (1915) as Noel Ferrers
149.
Wishing Ring, The (1914)
Giles Bateson is expelled from college for misconduct. His angry father, the Earl, sends him a message: "Never let me see you again until you have earned a half crown and proven yourself worthy of confidence." Giles meets Sally, the parson's daughter, who believes Giles to be the gardener. On a walk, they meet some gypsies, who show Sally a "magical ring." Giles buys it for her, and Sally comes to believe in its power when her wishes -- such as for a new dress and shoes to wear to the Earl's party for the villagers -- come true, although actually Giles is responsible. At the party, Sally accidentally discovers the note from the Earl and realizes who Giles really is. She determines to reconcile father and son, and begins visiting the Earl each day to play chess and distract him from the pain he suffers from gout. The gypsies tell her that she can find an herbal cure at Devil's Cliff, but when Sally doesn't return home, a search party finds her lying unconscious by the herb. The Earl is upset to hear of her accident and goes to visit her; when his horse goes lame in the village, he unwittingly borrows one from his own son for half a crown.
150.
Lola (1914) as Dr. Barnhelun
151.
When Broadway Was a Trail (1914) as Standish Hope
152.
The Man of the Hour (1914) as George Garrison
153.
The Pit (1914) as Cressler
154.

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