TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (0)
|Also Known As:||Died:||April 15, 1980|
|Born:||May 6, 1904||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||San Francisco, California, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS
Cast (feature film)
A spunky widow uses her magical Volkswagen to fight off a corrupt land developer.
Professor Fergusson plans to make aviation history by making his way across Africa by balloon. He plans to claim uncharted territories in West Africa as proof of his inventions worth.
A college professor fights off corrupt businessmen to market his new anti-gravity invention.
Admiral William F. Halsey fights to turn the tide against the Japanese during World War II.
A financial wizard is tempted to sacrifice his career for an affair.
A WW II veteran, is sent back into the service due to some bureaucratic mistake. It is peace-time and he's shipped off to a remote South Pacific island Naval radar station, where all the servicemen there are so bored and eccentric that he concocts an idea that they should turn the island into a reso
Chicago's most notorious gangster rules the city ruthlessly.
An Army Major leads his men behind enemy lines during World War II.
A hillbilly draftee turns the Air Force upside down.
A detective falls for the mysterious woman he''s been hired to tail.
A pair of hit men track down a heroin shipment while the police get closer.
A hotshot young flyer falls for a French prostitute during World War I.
A singer with a criminal past gets drawn back into the mob.
A naval reserve man trains divers during the last days of World War II.
A glowing brain-like creature arrives on a beach near a rocket test site via a teleportation beam. The alien communicates telepathically with the children of scientists. The kids start doing the alien's bidding as the adults try to find out what's happening to their unruly offspring.
True story of the small-time lady crook who fought to escape the gas chamber.
When he mysteriously starts shrinking, a man finds a new world of danger in everyday creatures.
A southern belle fights to survive slavery after learning her mother was black.
A mild-mannered lawyer gets more than he bargained for when he takes over a little league team.
Congotanga, West Africa, has no extradition laws; the government is controlled by foreign gangsters, headed by Carl Rittner. The latest plane from Europe carries lovely Louise Whitman, fleeing a French murder charge, and Mannering, who pays resident hit man O'Connell to kill her. Through a chain of circumstances Louise, O'Connell, and heroic surveyor David Carr end up alone in the jungle on Carr's mission to determine the true border of Congotanga... in which Rittner is keenly interested.
The story of USS 'Belinda', Attack Transport PA22, launched late 1943 with regular-navy captain Hawks and ex-merchant captain MacDougall as boat commander. Despite personal friction, the two have plenty to deal with as the only experienced officers on board during the "shakedown." Almost laughable incompetence gradually improves, but the crew remains far from perfect when the ship sees action, landing troops on enemy beachheads. And few anticipate the challenges in store at Okinawa...
The misadventures of a new army recruit.
A scientist's experiments to cure hunger create a giant tarantula.
A handsome drifter ignites passions at a small-town Labor Day picnic.
An artist discovers a real-life version of the perfect woman he's been drawing for years.
A college professor fights censorship and an amorous football player who's after his wife.
An ice skater sues a young doctor for malpractice.
An accident-prone reporter stumbles into love and a big story.
A government agent infiltrates a prison island to build a case against its corrupt, sadistic warden.
A solid married man discovers he's forgotten a past existence as a con artist.
When his friend Professor Kingsely (Ridges) is at deaths door, brain surgeon Dr. Sovac (Karloff) saves his life by means of an illegal operation that transplants part of injured gangster Red Cannon's brain. Unfortunately, the operation has a disasterous Jeckll and Hyde side effect and under certain conditions the persona of Cannon emerges. Sovac soon learns of the duel personality and of half a million dollars the gangster has hidden away. He attempts to find the money through the manipulation of his friend, an attempt that brings Kingsley closer to madness as he alternates between a meek professor of english and a brutal gangster out for murderous revenge on those who tried to kill him.
A reporter gets himself sent to prison to expose a mobster.
An ex-con tries to help a group of hardened juvenile delinquents.
A government agent battles smugglers.
A reporter poses as a jewel smuggler to unmask a criminal gang.
Spinner McGee (Phil Reagan), devil-may-care mail pilot volunteers his courage and skill for the task of raising $100,000 to save the small airport owned by Pop Hussey (Harlan Briggs) from being condemned. Spinner's recklessness, combined with the efforts of others who have a vested interest in seeing the field closed, make it a hard task to accomplish, but Colonel Roscoe Turner (played by Colonel Roscoe Turner who was always billed with his rank) is on hand to help.
On his release from prison, a crook tries to stop his brother from following in his footsteps.
A couple struggle to find happiness after a whirlwind courtship.
Three WWI Army buddies get mixed up with the mob in peacetime.
The getaway driver for a gang of thieves is captured by the police and sent to a prison, where he contemplates a life of reform.
Personal conflicts flare between competitors in a women's air race.
Diabolical mastermind Harry Crowel, a.k.a. Prisoner 39013, escapes and, with a seemingly endless supply of henchmen, sets out to destroy all holdings of industrialist Horace Granville, who put him in prison. One target is an amusement park, home of the three Daredevils of the Red Circle, who perform death-defying stunts. Aghast at innocent lives lost, our three heroes swear to capture No. 39013. It'll be harder than they suspect; the villain is holding the real Granville captive, and with a near-perfect disguise, has taken his place!
A Coast Guard lieutenant and a reckless flyer vie for the same woman.
Misc. Crew (feature film)
The misadventures of Bunty Perkins, a college freshman at Boyden University, who possesses an imaginative mind and an eye for mischief. The pilot episode relates Bunty's first clash with the Dean after only one day on campus. Broadcast as "Boyden Vs. Bunty" on "Alcoa Theater." ("Dear Mom, Dear Da
The misadventures of Vernon Hathaway, a meek watch repairman who daydreams himself into exciting adventures.
This "Crime Does Not Pay" short depicts how the police put a horse race betting scam out of business.
This short film focuses on a gangster who tries to get a cooked mayor re-elected.
Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.Click here to contribute