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Cast (feature film)

Cross My Heart (1947) as Joe
Nob Hill (1945) as Slummer
The owner of a San Francisco saloon yearns to rank among the upper crust of Nob Hill. When he begins romancing a wealthy socialite it looks like he may have his entree into high society. The pretty star of his saloon's show, however, wants to make sure he stays on the Barbary Coast.
Where Do We Go from Here? (1945) as Dutch councilman
Bill wants to join the Army, but he's 4F so he asks a wizard to help him, but the wizard has slight problems with his history knowlege, so he sends Bill everywhere in history, but not to WWII.
Escape in the Fog (1945) as Mr. Boggs
A nurse recovering from a breakdown keeps dreaming about murder.
Man from Frisco (1944) as Politician
Matt Braddock (a fictional version of real-life Henry Kaiser) is an engineer with revolutionary ideas for shipbuilding. When he tries to set up yards for prefabricating ships on the West Coast, he runs up against a rival builder, Joel Kennedy. Kennedy's son Russ idolizes Matt, but Russ's sister Diana thinks Matt is a hopeless idealist who could ruin her father.
She's a Soldier Too (1944) as Mr. Long
Faces in the Fog (1944) as Evans, juror
Thoroughbreds (1944) as
Atlantic City (1944) as Businessman
In 1915, Atlantic City is a sleepy seaside resort, but Brad Taylor, son of a small hotel and vaudeville house proprietor, has big plans: he thinks it can be "the playground of the world." Brad's wheeling and dealing proves remarkably successful in attracting big enterprises and big shows, but brings him little success in personal relationships. Full of nostalgic songs and acts, some with the original artists.
Once Upon a Time (1944) as Businessman
A Broadway producer finds fame with his new act -- a dancing caterpillar.
Sailor's Holiday (1944) as Justice of the peace
One Mysterious Night (1944) as Arthur Manleder
A reformed thief helps the police recover an Egyptian diamond.
He Hired the Boss (1943) as
Hubert Wilkins (Stuart Erwin), a bookkeeper for Mr. Bates (Thurston Hall) by day and an air raid warden by night, patrols the district where his boss' warehouse is located, and finds two employees removing raw silk stocks. They say they are working under Bates' orders and brush him off. Hubert wants to marry Emily Conway (Elelyn Venable), company secretary, but can't see how he can afford it since he has loaned a salesman, Fuller (Chick Chandler), $400 with deeds to four lots as security. Don Bates (William T. Orr), son of the boss, is engaged to Emily's sister Sally (Vivian Blaine) though his father disapproves. He and Emily encourage Sally and Don to elope. Hubert, a little tipsy, buys two more lots from Fuller and goes to Bates' home and asks for a raise. He is fired and, the next morning, Emily also for helping Don to elope. Hubert discovers that the lots he bought are worth $100,000 and, unknown to Bates, buys the company. While on warden duty that night, he discovers that the two employees he previously saw taking silk from the warehouse are actually stealing it.
Headin' for God's Country (1943) as Boat captain
Here Comes Elmer (1943) as Stage manager Wright
The More the Merrier (1943) as Texan
The World War II housing shortage brings three people together for an unlikely romance.
Jitterbugs (1943) as Agitator
The two-man Laurel and Hardy Zoot Suit Band find themselves fronting a scam for "gasolene pills" in wartime oil-short America. They are however soon on the side of the angels helping recover $10,000 for an attractive young lady whose family have themselves been swindled.
Fighting Frontier (1943) as J. Frederick Merriwell
A cowboy risks his life to infiltrate an outlaw band.
King of the Cowboys (1943) as Telegrapher
The Governor sends Roy to help bring in a gang of saboteurs. Roy joins a traveling show and soon learns the saboteurs communicate during Maurice's mind reading act that uses a hidden receiver. But Maurice is on to Roy. Roy narrowly escapes when Maurice leaves him tied up in a warehouse they are blowing up. But Maurice then kills a man and blames Roy who now finds himself in jail.
Always a Bridesmaid (1943) as Golfer
Two Senoritas from Chicago (1943) as Gribble
Daisy Baker, a Chicago "refuse collector" who fancies herself as a theatrical agent, finds a play which had been thrown away by two Portuguese playwrights. Without bothering to get permission, she sends it off to a New York producer named Rupert Shannon and he wires her to come to New York immediately. Daisy and her two showgirl friends, Gloria and Maria, arrive in New York where the two girls assume accents and pretend to be the sisters of the playwright. Shannon agrees to star them in a production of the play. Two former friends, Lena and Louise, recognize the girls and threaten to blow the whistle unless they are also cast. Meanwhile, the two actual playwrights sell the story to producer Sam Grohman who hires Lena and Louise.
Johnny Eager (1942) as Card player
A handsome racketeer seduces the DA's daughter for revenge, then falls in love.
Tennessee Johnson (1942) as General Grant
Biography of Andrew Johnson, who followed Abraham Lincoln into office and became the first U.S. president ever to be impeached.
Blondie Goes to College (1942) as Mailman
Dagwood decides to go to college. Blondie goes along with him, keeping their marriage a secret. They send Baby Dumpling off to military school where he becomes top sergeant. Blondie is hounded by the campus stud and Dagwood makes the rowing team. It is revealed that a new child is on the way.
The Old Homestead (1942) as Councilman
Ice-Capades Revue (1942) as Creditor
Maisie Gets Her Man (1942) as Mr. Dillon
A Brooklyn showgirl launches a stage act with a hick comic.
It Happened in Flatbush (1942) as Stout man
A disgraced ball player turns a Brooklyn team into champions.
Blondie for Victory (1942) as Mr. Greene
Blondie organizes Housewives of America to perform homefront wartime duties, including guarding the local dam. Dagwood and the other husbands don't care to be left home doing the cooking and taking care of the kids, so Dagwood pretends to join the Army. Blondie disbands the organization and comes home.
Blossoms in the Dust (1941) as Mr. Piggott
True-life story of Edna Gladney, who fought for orphans' rights in Texas.
Mr. District Attorney in the Carter Case (1941) as First jury foreman
The Strawberry Blonde (1941) as Hanger-on
A man''''s infatuation with a gold-digging beauty continues after his marriage.
The Devil Commands (1941) as Mr. Booth
A scientist kills innocent victims in his efforts to communicate with his late wife.
The Royal Mounted Patrol (1941) as Office manager
The Son of Davy Crockett (1941) as President [Ulysses S.] Grant
(Wes ''41,BW). Bill Elliott, Iris Meredith, Dub Taylor, Kenneth MacDonald, Richard Fiske, Don Curtis, Lloyd Bridges. President Grant enlists the son of Davy Crockett to help secure Texas'' vote for inclusion in the Union in this Civil War era western starring Bill Elliott in the title role.
Arkansas Judge (1941) as Fred Neill
King of Dodge City (1941) as Stephen Kimball
Wild Bill Hickok is sent to Abilene to take on Morgan King and his gang. When he breaks into King's bank to get proof of King's thievery, Sheriff Tex puts him in jail. His friend Cannonball, having lost Bill's letter of authority, now has to get him out.
Hands Across the Rockies (1941) as Abel Finney
As Wild Bill Hickok and sidekick Cannonball stalk a murderer, they encounter the killer's fiancee.
Three Girls About Town (1941) as Poker player
Sisters working at a hotel try to hide a dead body before the next convention arrives.
Blues in the Night (1941) as
The members of a traveling jazz band try to keep their leader from drinking himself to death.
The House Across the Bay (1940) as Customer
An aircraft designer falls for an imprisoned gangster's wife.
Viva Cisco Kid (1940) as Frank Snodgrass Benson
The Cisco Kid (Cesar Romero) tells his pal Gordito (Chris-Pin Martin) that "From now on, Amigo, I am through with women" and then a few minutes later, after rescuing Joan Allen (Jean Rogers) from an attempted stage holdup, tells her "...but you, senorita, you are different!" and therein lies the short summary of all of the films in the 20th Century-Fox Cisco Kid series. The padded plot, so exhibitors could tell the entries apart, finds Towash, Texas saloon owner Hank Gunther (Harold Goodwin) plotting with Jesse Allen (Minor Watson), Joan's father, to rob the money missed on the aborted stage holdup from the express company safe rather than report empty-handed to the "Boss"(Stanley Fields). Allen robs the express office, but is seen by Moses (Nigel de Brulier), an old hermit, who tells the boys in the saloon that he doesn't know the robber's name but recognized him as the man he had seen that day with Joan. The latter has convinced her father to return the money and they will go to Arizona. Cisco, also seen that day with Joan, gets blamed for the robbery as Gunther has killed ol' Mose who is no longer around to identify Cisco as not being the robber, and Joan is not willing to implicate her father. It is beginning to look like Cisco is indeed through with women, albeit on an involuntary basis.
Always a Bride (1940) as Mr. Lucas
A society girl pushes her working class boyfriend into politics.
So You Won't Talk (1940) as Customer
The Lady in Question (1940) as Jury foreman
When a jury member takes in the defendant he couldn't convict, she has a bad influence on his son.
Glamour for Sale (1940) as Fat man
The Secret Seven (1940) as Grill manager
You Can't Fool Your Wife (1940) as Sullivan
A neglected housewife turns herself into a glamour girl to win her husband back.
Career (1939) as Ben Burnett
The children of old-time romantic rivals fall in love.
Little Accident (1939) as Sobol
The Honeymoon's Over (1939) as [Charlie] Winslow
The Ice Follies of 1939 (1939) as Agent
An ice-skating team breaks up when both partners fall for the same girl.
Pack Up Your Troubles (1939) as Booking agent
Out of work vaudevillians join the army in WWI and head for France.
20,000 Men a Year (1939) as Mr. Jones
Pilot (Scott) disobeys unsafe orders and loses his job. He then starts a flying school which receives a boost when the government launches a program which it hopes will produce 20,000 pilots a year.
Society Lawyer (1939) as Politician
A lawyer plays with fire when he gets mixed up with underworld types.
The Amazing Mr. Williams (1939) as Barker
The mayor's secretary competes with her homicide detective fiancé's devotion to his job.
New Frontier (1939) as William Proctor
The Three Mesquiteers convince a group of settlers to exchange their present property for some which, unbeknownst to our goodguys, is going to be worthless. They are captured before they can warn the ranchers.
Naughty but Nice (1939) as Bartender
A college professor turns songwriter and falls for his lyricist.
Mr. Boggs Steps Out (1938) as Mr. Pry
Oliver Boggs (Stuart Erwin), a typical office drone, with no success in sight, who can spout statistics about anything and everything, wins $1500 in a bean-guessing contest at the movie theatre, quits his job and sets forth for the seedy, down-at-the-heels town of Peckham Falls. There he buys a barrel factory and falls in love with Irene Lee (Toby Wing), the snobbish niece of crusty old Morton Ross (Tully Marshall), the town's only rich man and owner of the closed canneries. Oleander Tubbs (Helen Chandler) and her inventor father Angus (Spencer Charters), who sold Oliver the factory, tell him it has no future but he disagrees and says he will have everything booming again. Oleander thinks he is daffy but she and her father agree to help him. Angus invents a collapsible barrel and Oliver, seeing fame and fortune just ahead, spends all of his money just keeping the factory going. Oliver persuades old man Ross to re-open the canneries and to use the ground-breaking barrels and things appear to be going okay, until Dennis Andrews (Walter Byron), Ross' slick attorney, tries to doubel-cross both Ross and Oliver by bilking Angus out of the patent rights to the barrel.
Young Dr. Kildare (1938) as Bartender
A medical school graduate must choose between a small-town practice and a big-city internship.
Safety in Numbers (1938) as Councilman
Kentucky (1938) as Manager
A Romeo and Juliet love story set amidst horseracing.
Down on the Farm (1938) as Committeeman
Born to Be Wild (1938) as J. Carroll Molloy
Hollywood Hotel (1938) as Drive-in man
A small-town boy wins a Hollywood talent contest.
Mr. Moto's Gamble (1938) as Gambler
Mr. Moto must discover who poisoned a fighter in the boxing ring. This movie began as "Charlie Chan at the Ringside," but Warner Oland died during the filming so it was switched to a Mr. Moto.
Speed to Burn (1938) as
A Slight Case of Murder (1938) as Bartender
A gangster finds the straight life ain't so simple.
In Old Chicago (1938) as Man with Senator Colby
Two Irish brothers become political and romantic rivals.
Passport Husband (1938) as Customer
Racket Busters (1938) as Merchant
A mobster tries to take over the trucking business.
A Bride for Henry (1937) as Constable
Sing and Be Happy (1937) as Heckler
Angel's Holiday (1937) as Fat man
Dick Tracy (1937)
A Star Is Born (1937) as
A fading matinee idol marries the young beginner he's shepherded to stardom.
Time Out for Romance (1937) as Crapshooter
The Road Back (1937) as Dutch comedy team
Saratoga (1937) as Clipper
A horse breeder''''s daughter falls for a bookie.
Crack-Up (1937) as Comic at airport
She Had to Eat (1937) as Fat man
Range Defenders (1937) as Auctioneer
Midnight Court (1937) as Bailiff Turner
A district attorney sells out to the mob until he falls for an honest girl.
Dangerous Holiday (1937) as Collins
Gold Diggers of 1937 (1936) as Creditor
A group of insurance salesmen try to get into show business.
Sea Spoilers (1936) as Fats
When a Coast Guard commander arrives at his actress girlfriend''''s yacht, he finds the owner killed and his girlfriend missing.
The Singing Cowboy (1936) as Mayor
When Gene's boss is murdered, the bosses daughter is seriously injured. To raise money for her operation, Gene and the ranch hands enter the new medium of television as singers. When they do well the bank agrees to lend them the needed money. Martin is after the ranch and he was the murderer. Now he has to make sure the daughter doesn't get the operation so he sends his henchmen out to wreck Gene's equipment.
The Case of the Black Cat (1936) as Worried man
Perry Mason looks into a trio of murders heralded by the shriek of a cat.
Señor Jim (1936) as "Boomer"
Forgotten Faces (1936) as Manager
In London, August 1914, Austrian star Elsa Duranyi (Gertrude Michael) and English matinee idol Alan Barclay (Herbert Marshall) are in love and plan an immediate marriage. But the War comes and Elsa mysteriously disappears. Alan's ease in speaking German results in his appointment to the British Intelligence and, to aid his use as a spy, they announce he was killed in action. He takes the name and personality of "shell-shocked" Hans Teller, a German prisoner, and is sent into Germany on an exchange of prisoners. Elsa, now a spy in the service of the Fatherland, is in Monte Carlo, where Allied officers on leave can be tempted into revealing war secrets. In Germany, Alan, posing as Teller, is listed as unfit for service, contacts Carl Schrottle (Rod LaRocque), another British agent. They are to locate the German "Big Bertha," the long-range gun bombarding Paris. They are successful and the gun is destroyed. Elsa is recalled and given the assignment of locating the British spy organization and its members. Through her surveillance of Carl, she meets Hans Teller and recognizes him as Alan, but doesn't let on. Alone, she agrees to flee to Holland with him but her superior officer, Ludwig (Lionel Atwill), is not fooled and is in pursuit.
The Lion's Den (1936) as Auctioneer
Guns and Guitars (1936) as Dr. Schaefer
Gene joins in the fight against Morgan and his men who are trying to run infected cattle to the railroad. When Morgan's man shoots the Sheriff, Gene runs in the election to replace him. Morgan accuses Gene of the murder but Gene wins anyway and it's not long before he gets the chance to nab Morgan and his gang.
Ticket to Paradise (1936) as Merry-go-round man
The First Baby (1936) as Bill
By the time daughter (Deane) and son-in-low (Downs) have their second child the mother-in-law (Gateson) learns not to be so domineering.
A Son Comes Home (1936) as Reporter
The Gentleman from Louisiana (1936) as Auctioneer
Three Married Men (1936) as Schultz
The Texas Rangers (1936) as Passenger, front seat
$10 Raise (1935) as Customer in restaurant
A Night at the Ritz (1935) as Garage owner
A publicist doesn''t know that his famous chef client can''t cook.
Carnival (1935) as
When he's widowed, a puppeteer goes into hiding to maintain custody of his son.
The Affair of Susan (1935) as Bath house attendant
Let 'Em Have It (1935) as Gus
We follow the training and adventures of a team of young federal anti-gangster agents, Mal Stevens, Van Rensseler, and Tex Logan. After foiling a kidnap attempt on socialite Eleanor Spencer (an old flame of Van's), Mal falls for her; but they're at odds over her belief in the innocence of her chauffeur Joe Keefer (whom Mal knows was involved) and her young brother Buddy's desire to join the federal agents. This conflict climaxes with the pursuit of an Ohio bank-robbing gang.
Don't Bet on Blondes (1935) as
An actress's manager tries to keep her from leaving the stage for marriage.
She Couldn't Take It (1935) as Spieler
The Public Menace (1935) as Rewrite man
A cocky reporter's marriage to a manicurist jeopardizes his career.
She Married Her Boss (1935) as
A secretary who handles the boss' business perfectly marries him and tackles his home life.
Charlie Chan in Shanghai (1935) as Tourist
The Chinese government calls Charlie Chan to Shanghai to investigate a murder involving an opium ring. Ring leaders kidnap Charlie and attempt to have him killed.
This Is the Life (1935) as Boy's father
Men of the Hour (1935) as Salesman
Whirlpool (1934) as Barker
An ex-convict tries to connect with the daughter who doesn't even know he exists.
Name the Woman (1934) as Reporter
Housewife (1934) as Sambo
Success could spell divorce for an advertising writer.
Our Daily Bread (1934) as Sheriff
When he inherits a small farm, a Depression-weary man turns it into a collective operation.
I'll Fix It (1934) as
A businessman''''s efforts to buy good grades for his kid brother put him in conflict with the school''''s lady principal.
David Harum (1934) as Barber
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.
The Defense Rests (1934) as Moe
A sleazy lawyer's female assistant sets out to end his cheating ways.
Kid Millions (1934) as Spieler
A musical comedy about a Brooklyn boy (Eddie Cantor) who inherits a fortune from his archaeologist father, but has to go to Egypt to claim it.
The Westerner (1934) as Announcer
Tim Addison buys a ranch which is having cattle rustled. Tim suspects Wallace is the culprit, so Wallace frames Tim and has his stooge Sheriff arrest him. Escaping jail, Tim needs proof against Wallace and he and Joe Allen find the answer.
A Man's Game (1934) as Manager of building
Call It Luck (1934) as Tom Slade
Whom the Gods Destroy (1934) as Radio messenger boy
Broadway's most successful producer, John Forrester (Walter Connolly, character actor who was first-billed in six films in the mid-1930s), is deeply in love with his wife Margaret (Doris Kenyon)and dreams of the future when his son Jack (played in age order by Scotty Beckett, Macon Jones and Robert Young) will step into his shoes. He sails to England to produce a show but the ship strikes a derelict wreckage and is sinking rapidly. In the ensuing wild panic, Forrester saves many lives, until finally, panic stricken by sudden fear, he dons a woman's clothes and is among the rescued. On the coast of Newfouldland, the villagers, not aware of his true identity, curse him but he is befriended by Alec (Hobart Bosworth)who helps him conceal his identity. With a planned story of his survival, he returns to New York but cannot face his family or friends after he sees the plaque to his heroism on his New York theatre. Deciding to remain thought of as dead, he becomes a derelict himself, surviving on odd jobs as he watches from afar his now-grown son (Robert Young)begin his career as a producer. The son meets with failure and Forrester, claiming to be an old friend of his father, goes to him and renders assistance as Jack works on a new play. It is a success and Jack brings his mother to meet his mentor. She recognizes him as her husband and, after Jack has left the room, the two of them decide they still have happiness ahead of them, without Jack having to know the truth.
Broadway Bill (1934) as Auctioneer
An heiress and her brother-in-law defy her father by going into horse racing.
Manhattan Love Song (1934) as Joe Thomas
She Made Her Bed (1934) as Barker
Helldorado (1934) as
The Captain Hates the Sea (1934) as Passenger
A bond thief, a private eye and a drunken reporter wreak havoc on an ocean voyage.
Manhattan Melodrama (1934) as "Eleanor's" Dance partner
Boyhood friends grow up on opposite sides of the law.
Riot Squad (1933) as Nolan
The Vampire Bat (1933) as Weingarten
Villagers suspect the town simpleton of being a vampire.
International House (1933) as Herr Von Baden
Madcap investors converge on a Chinese hotel to buy rights to a new invention-television.
Damaged Lives (1933) as Dr. Hortonn
Murder on the Campus (1933) as Brock

Dance (feature film)

Going Hollywood (1933) as Dance instructor on "Virginia Reel" number
A girl poses as a French maid to catch a singing star.

Cast (short)

Drunk Driving (1939)
In this short film, an up and coming businessman mixes drinking and driving with tragic consequences.
They're Always Caught (1938)
This short film shows the role a crime laboratory plays in the solving of criminal investigations.
The Stupor-Visor (1938)
A married couple realize they are running against each other for a supervisor position in this comedic short.
Strange Glory (1938)
This short film looks at the debate revolving around who should get credit for the "Tennessee Plan," which proved to be a vital action for the North in its push south during the American Civil War.

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