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John Garfield

John Garfield


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Also Known As: Died: May 21, 1952
Born: March 4, 1913 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Going Hollywood: The War Years (1988)
Compilation documentary on the film industry's world and efforts during World War II.
He Ran All the Way (1951) as Nick Robey
A crook on the run hides out in an innocent girl's apartment.
Under My Skin (1950) as Dan Butler
When jockey Dan Butler wins a steeplechase race he had agreed to throw, he is roughed up and threatened by the racketeer he disappointed, Louis Bork. Dan and his young son Joe travel through Europe, Dan hoping to win enough to pay off Bork and get Joe safely back to America.
The Breaking Point (1950) as Harry Morgan
A desperate fishing boat captain rents his ship to some gunmen on the lam.
We Were Strangers (1949) as Tony Fenner
A Cuban American returns to his homeland during the Revolution and becomes involved in an assassination attempt.
Jigsaw (1949) as Man with newspaper
Force of Evil (1949) as Joe Morse
A crooked lawyer tries to protect his numbers running brother from a ruthless crime boss.
Gentleman's Agreement (1948) as Dave Goldman
A reporter pretends to be Jewish in order to cover a story on anti-Semitism.
Anni Difficili (1947) as Narration
Aldo Piscitello, a minor government clerk, is forced in 1934 to join the Fascist party. When the war comes, he finds himself able only to talk ineffectually in secret against Mussolini, even as his own son Giovanni is sent into battle. By the end of the war, Aldo has found the courage to stand up for his beliefs, but by then it is too late.
Humoresque (1947) as Paul Boray
A classical musician from the slums is sidetracked by his love for a wealthy neurotic.
Body and Soul (1947) as Charley Davis
A young boxer slugs his way out of the slums only to fall prey to organized crime.
Daisy Kenyon (1947) as Man at bar
On the rebound from a married man, a woman marries a veteran, just as her lover becomes available.
The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946) as Frank Chambers
Illicit lovers plot to kill the woman's older husband.
Nobody Lives Forever (1946) as Nick Blake
A con artist falls for the rich widow he's trying to fleece.
Pride of the Marines (1945) as Al Schmid
A blinded Marine tries to adjust to civilian life.
Hollywood Canteen (1944) as
A serviceman and a starlet find love at the star-staffed serviceman's center.
Destination Tokyo (1944) as Wolf
A U.S. sub braves enemy waters during World War II.
Between Two Worlds (1944) as Tom Prior
Passengers on a luxury liner realize they are en route to the afterlife.
The Fallen Sparrow (1943) as John "Kit" McKitrick
Nazi spies pursue a Spanish Civil War veteran in search of a priceless keepsake.
Thank Your Lucky Stars (1943) as Himself
An Eddie Cantor look-alike organizes an all-star show to help the war effort.
Air Force (1943) as Aerial gunner [Joe Winocki]
A bomber crew sees World War II action over the Pacific.
Tortilla Flat (1942) as Danny [Alvarez]
Inhabitants of a Southern California fishing village strive for the simple pleasures of life.
The Sea Wolf (1941) as George Leach
Shipwrecked fugitives try to escape a brutal sea captain who's losing his mind.
Out of the Fog (1941) as Harold Goff
A racketeer terrorizes a small fishing community until he falls in love with a fisherman's daughter.
Dangerously They Live (1941) as Dr. Michael Lewis
A doctor tries to rescue a young innocent from Nazi agents.
East of the River (1940) as Joe Lorenzo
A young gangster and his honest brother fall for the same woman.
Saturday's Children (1940) as Rims Rosson
A young inventor''s new marriage is jeopardized by financial problems.
Castle on the Hudson (1940) as Tommy Gordon
A hardened crook behind bars comes up against a reform-minded warden.
Flowing Gold (1940) as Johnny Blake
A fugitive from justice tries to get work in a western oil field.
Four Wives (1939) as Mickey Borden
Three married women play matchmaker for their widowed sister.
Blackwell's Island (1939) as Tim Haydon
A reporter gets himself sent to prison to expose a mobster.
Dust Be My Destiny (1939) as Joe Bell
A young misfit lands on a prison chain gang and falls for the foreman's daughter.
Daughters Courageous (1939) as Gabriel Lopez
A father returns to the family he left years earlier and tries to solve their problems.
Juarez (1939) as Porfirio Diaz
True story of Mexico's Abraham Lincoln and his fight against Napoleon's empire.
They Made Me a Criminal (1939) as Johnnie [Bradfield]
A young boxer flees to farming country when he thinks he's killed an opponent in the ring.
Four Daughters (1938) as Mickey Bordon
A small-town family's peaceful life is shattered when one daughter falls for a rebellious musician.

Editing (feature film)

Pussycat Preacher, The (2008)
X-stripper turned evangelist Heather Veitch struggles against religious intolerance to start a ministry for women in the sex industry.

Sound (feature film)

Jimmy Hollywood (1994)
An unemployed Hollywood actor will go to any means to get a role. When his car radio is stolen, the chance of a lifetime appears to be his.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

Going Hollywood: The War Years (1988) as Himself (Archival Footage)
Compilation documentary on the film industry's world and efforts during World War II.

Cast (short)

Swingtime in the Movies (1938)
In this musical short, a director making a western struggles to find a good lead actress. Vitaphone Release 8960-8961.

Misc. Crew (short)

John Garfield (1962)
This short film, part of the Hollywood Hist-o-Rama series, offers a brief biography of John Garfield.

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