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Also Known As: Died: April 10, 2047
Born: August 29, 1878 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Black Feather (1928) as Director
2.
Wages of Conscience (1928) as Director
3.
The Hour of Reckoning (1927) as Director
4.
Her Big Adventure (1926) as Director
5.
The Great Jewel Robbery (1925) as Director
6.
If Marriage Fails (1925) as Director
7.
The Girl of Gold (1925) as Director
8.
Cheap Kisses (1924) as Director
9.
The Love Trap (1923) as Director
10.
Passion Fruit (1921) as Director
11.
Old Lady 31 (1920) as Director
12.
Someone in the House (1920) as Director
13.
Held in Trust (1920) as Director
14.
Blind Man's Eyes (1919) as Director
15.
Please Get Married (1919) as Director
16.
A Favor to a Friend (1919) as Director
17.
Blackie's Redemption (1919) as Director
18.
Should a Woman Tell? (1919) as Director
A village girl, on a visit to the city of Boston, is taken advantage of by a man there, and returns to her home feeling sullied and ashamed. A young man who had once sought her hand returns from years away in Europe and reiterates his suit. She returns his love and agrees to marry him, but has difficulty telling him the truth about her mis adventure. When she finally does, his response seems to doom the pair to tragedy.
19.
One-Thing-at-A-Time O'Day (1919) as Director
20.
Secret Strings (1918) as Director
21.
Her Man (1918) as Director
22.
The Crucial Test (1916) as Director
23.
Her Maternal Right (1916) as Director
24.
The Struggle (1916) as Director
25.
Road o' Strife (1915) as Director
26.
Sealed Lips (1915) as Director
27.
The Cowardly Way (1915) as Director

Cast (feature film)

28.
29.
Last Frontier Uprising (1947) as Sam Chisum
30.
That's My Gal (1947) as Buyer
Two sharpie promoters (Don Barry and Frank Jenks) put on a show they believe is so bad it will not play more than one day and they therefore will not have to pay the long list of investors,i.e, suckers and buyers. But one of the investors dies intestate and his interests pass to the state. The governor's secretary (Lynne Roberts) engages new talent (the Four Step Brothers, Guadalajara Trio, St. Clair & Vilvoa, Dolores and Don Graham, et al) and a new orchestra (Jan Savitt), in order to make the show successful and a profitable investment for the state. Barry (in another of the vast majority of his films in which he was not billed as Don "Red" Barry), who has fallen in love with the first-billed Roberts, reforms and buys up the surplus stock.
31.
Roll on Texas Moon (1946) as Old man
To get the Delaney ranch Cole's henchman Anders has started a phony range war between the cattlemen and sheepmen. After killing Delaney, he tries to kill his daughter Jill and then Roy who was sent to investigate the war. But the failed attempts gives Roy the information he needs.
32.
Crack-Up (1946) as
An art critic risks his reputation and his life to track down a forgery racket.
33.
Bedlam (1946) as Judge
When an actress tries to reform an asylum, its corrupt keeper has her committed.
34.
The Best Years of Our Lives (1946) as Ryan
Three returning servicemen fight to adjust to life after World War II.
35.
Deadline at Dawn (1946) as Elderly sleeper
An aspiring actress risks her life to clear a sailor charged with murder.
36.
Wilson (1945) as Senator Watson
A chronicle of the political career of U.S. President Woodrow Wilson.
37.
The Lost Trail (1945) as Bailey
38.
Girls of the Big House (1945) as Pompous man
39.
Don't Fence Me In (1945) as Doctor
A lady reporter travels West to dig up the truth about a long dead bandit.
40.
Heavenly Days (1944) as Senator
When they''re named Mr. and Mrs. Average Man, a small-town couple embarks on a whirlwind tour of Washington.
41.
What a Man! (1944) as Doctor Williams
A timid office worker gets mixed up with the mob when he helps out a beautiful girl.
42.
And the Angels Sing (1944) as Minister
The singing/dancing Angel sisters, Nancy (Dorothy Lamour), Bobby (Betty Hutton), Josie (Diana Lynn) and Patti (Mimi Chandler), aren't interested in performing together, and this plays havoc with the plans of Pop Angel (Raymond Walburn) to buy a soy bean farm. They do accept an offer of ten dollars to sing at a dubious night club on the edge of town where a band led by Happy Marshall (Fred MacMurray) is playing. Bobby takes the ten dollars and runs it up to $190 at the dice table. Happy hits on Nancy but she rebuffs him. He doesn't have the money to pay his band and borrows the gambling winnings from Bobby on the pretext that he will give her a job with his band. Bobby discovers the next day that Happy has hastily departed for New York. The girls follow to a night club where he is working and, after an audition, the manager is willing to give Happy a contract if the girls will sing with his band.
43.
Silent Witness (1943) as Mayor
44.
Man of Courage (1943) as Tom Haines
45.
The Pride of the Yankees (1943) as Man in box
Baseball legend Lou Gehrig faces a crippling disease at the height of his success.
46.
The More the Merrier (1943) as Shaving gag
The World War II housing shortage brings three people together for an unlikely romance.
47.
Land of the Open Range (1942) as John Egger
A landowner''s will leaves his ranch to anyone who''s served two years in prison.
48.
Kid Glove Killer (1942) as Card player
A police scientist investigates the mayor''s murder.
49.
Red River Robin Hood (1942) as Hadley
Two ranchers fend off a crooked land grabber.
50.
Broadway Big Shot (1942) as Judge Scott
51.
Fingers at the Window (1942) as
A magician uses hypnosis to create an army of murderers.
52.
Tennessee Johnson (1942) as Farmer
Biography of Andrew Johnson, who followed Abraham Lincoln into office and became the first U.S. president ever to be impeached.
53.
Gallant Lady (1942) as Judge Stevens
54.
The Panther's Claw (1942) as Capt. Flynn
55.
Code of the Outlaw (1942) as Sheriff Ed Stoddard
56.
Men of San Quentin (1942) as Board chairman
57.
Freckles Comes Home (1942) as Potter
58.
Cyclone on Horseback (1941) as Gould
A young contractor fights off outlaws out to sabotage the telephone line he''s building.
59.
Dude Cowboy (1941) as Daggett
A U.S. Treasury agent takes on a band of counterfeiters.
60.
The Miracle Kid (1941) as Commissioner
61.
Blossoms in the Dust (1941) as Mill worker
True-life story of Edna Gladney, who fought for orphans' rights in Texas.
62.
Billy the Kid's Range War (1941) as Hastings
Williams is out to stop Ellen Goreham from completing her road that is under construction and is using a man to impersonate Billy the Kid. When Billy sees the wanted posters and learns of the murders he supposedly committed, he sets out to find the imposter. His sidekick Fuzzy is there to help him but his friend Jeff, now a Marshal, is also after him.
63.
Dangerous Lady (1941) as Capt. Newton
64.
Gun Cargo (1941) as Mr. Winthrop
65.
Mr. Celebrity (1941) as Joe Farrell
The grandparents (James Halligan and Laura Treadwell) of Danny Mason (Buzzy Henry), an orphaned boy, are trying to have him put into their custody rather than that of his uncle, Jim King (James Seay), a racetrack veterinary, as they object to the track enviroment in which he is being raised. Their destinies become entwined with that of former silent-film stars Francis X. Bushman and Clara Kimball Young and ex-heavyweight champion James J."Jim" Jeffries, and that of a broken-down race horse named "Mr. Celebrity." The tagline tells it all.
66.
Meet John Doe (1941) as Doctor
A reporter's fraudulent story turns a tramp into a national hero and makes him a pawn of big business.
67.
Forty Little Mothers (1940) as Bailiff
A girls''-school teacher stumbles on an abandoned baby.
68.
The Return of Wild Bill (1940) as Sam Griffin
69.
Third Finger, Left Hand (1940) as Man at railroad station
A man-shy fashion editor pretends to be married until a suitor claims to be her husband.
70.
Young Tom Edison (1940) as Man at station
As a precocious child, Tom Edison defies authority to develop his first inventions.
71.
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) as Senator Fernwick
An idealistic Senate replacement takes on political corruption.
72.
Stand Up and Fight (1939) as Man at auction
A southern aristocrat clashes with a driver transporting stolen slaves to freedom.
73.
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1939) as
Mark Twain''s classic troublemaker helps a runaway slave escape to the North.
74.
Hollywood Cavalcade (1939) as Court officer
Michael Linnett Connors takes Molly Adair from Broadway understudy to 1913 Hollywood star. Although she is in love with him, she marries her co-star reckoning wrongly Connors thinks of her only in terms of movies. He fires her in pique, apparently terminally damaging his career.
75.
Squadron of Honor (1938) as Legionaire commander
76.
Hot Water (1937) as Seconder
77.
White Bondage (1937) as Judge
A reporter risks lynching to prove that share croppers are being cheated.
78.
Nancy Steele Is Missing! (1937) as Watchman
After being in jail for seventeen years a crook is met by the girl he kidnapped as a baby. She now thinks he's her father. When he returns her to her real father there's a job and a reward, but an old prisonmate gets in the way.
79.
Laughing at Trouble (1936) as Foreman of jury
A man convicted of murder escapes from jail and hides out in the home of a smalltown newspaper publisher who has befriended him. She knows who the real killer is.
80.
The Speed Reporter (1936) as Madison
81.
Comin' Round the Mountain (1936) as Starting judge
82.
Behind the Green Lights (1935) as First judge
Derived loosely from the popular-in-its-day autobiography of NY Police captain Cornelius W. "The Gang Buster" Willemse. Mary Kennedy, the daughter of police lieutenant Jim Kennedy, works for an unethical criminal attorney and is corrupted by the association. But she sees the light when she twists the law to obtain the acquittal of a client and the man later shoots her father. Mary then enlists the aid of Detective Dave Britten in hopes of bringing down the crooks for whom she works.
83.
Life Begins at 40 (1935) as Storekeeper
A small-town newspaper publisher champions a young man who may have been jailed wrongly.
84.
The Little Colonel (1935) as Sheriff
After Southern belle Elizabeth Lloyd runs off to marry Yankee Jack Sherman, her father, a former Confederate colonel during the Civil War, vows to never speak to her again. Several years pass and Elizabeth returns to her home town with her husband and young daughter. The little girl charms her crusty grandfather and tries to patch things up between him and her mother.
85.
China Seas (1935) as Pilot
A sea captain caught in a romantic triangle has to fight off modern-day pirates.
86.
The Whole Town's Talking (1935) as
A gangster hides from the law by trading places with a mild-mannered double.
87.
She Couldn't Take It (1935) as Prison official
88.
The Public Menace (1935) as Chief of police
A cocky reporter's marriage to a manicurist jeopardizes his career.
89.
Les Misérables (1935) as 3d judge in Arras
Jean Valjean, a Frenchman of good character and great strength, is convicted of stealing a loaf of bread, an act that sets in motion a lifetime of misery for Valjean, as he is pursued by the uncompromising and brutal lawman Javert.
90.
She Married Her Boss (1935) as
A secretary who handles the boss' business perfectly marries him and tackles his home life.
91.
Grand Exit (1935) as Dailey
An insurance investigator tries to track down an arsonist.
92.
The Call of the Wild (1935) as 3d miner in Dawson
Jack Thornton has trouble winning enough at cards for the stake he needs to get to the Alaska gold fields. His luck changes when he pays $250 for Buck, a sled dog that is part wolf to keep him from being shot by an arrogant Englishman also headed for the Yukon.
93.
Circus Shadows (1935) as
94.
Circle of Death (1935) as Bill Carr
95.
In Old Kentucky (1935) as Sheriff
A drunken young veteran returns home to find the family horse-breeding business facing ruin.
96.
Night Cargo (1935) as Captain, boat
97.
Men of Action (1935) as
98.
Texas Terror (1935) as
Sheriff John Higgins quits and goes into prospecting after he thinks he has killed his best friend in shooting it out with robbers. He encounters his dead buddy's sister and helps her run her ranch. Then she finds out about his past.
99.
Million Dollar Haul (1935) as [Amos] Boswell
100.
101.
Folies Bergère de Paris (1935) as Man in montage
An entertainer impersonates a look-alike banker, causing comic confusion for his girlfriend and his double's wife.
102.
Rainbow's End (1935) as
103.
The Judgement Book (1935) as Hotel clerk
104.
Star of Midnight (1935) as Doctor
A New York lawyer tries to track down a kidnapped actress.
105.
We Live Again (1934) as Official
A Russian nobleman discovers the peasant girl he once seduced has turned to crime.
106.
The Cat's-Paw (1934) as Politician
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.
107.
The Man Who Reclaimed His Head (1934) as Citizen
A brilliant but impoverished writer, who is a pacifist, goes to work for a publisher and writes anti-war editorials. When he discovers that the publisher has betrayed him and is in league with munitions manufacturers to make money off of war, he goes insane.
108.
Little Man, What Now? (1934) as
Impoverished newlyweds travel from the country to Berlin to find success. At first, things look rosy, but when the Pinnebergs discover that the husband's stepmother--with whom they are now living--is a notorious madame, groom and pregnant bride must take to the road.
109.
The Lucky Texan (1934) as
Jerry Mason (Wayne), a young Texan, and Jake Benson (Hayes), an old rancher, become partners and strike it rich with a gold mine. They then find their lives complicated by bad guys and a woman.
110.
Broadway Bill (1934) as Mayor
An heiress and her brother-in-law defy her father by going into horse racing.
111.
Guns for Hire (1934) as
Gunfighter Ken Wayne gets hired at Thorton's sheep ranch to help fight the cattleman Moran and his gang. In Moran's gang is Whispering Carlyle, the man that raised Wayne and taught him how to shoot, and who has never been beaten on the draw. They both hope they will not have to face each other when the showdown comes.
112.
Voice in the Night (1934) as Board member
113.
Cheating Cheaters (1934) as Ship's officer
The Palmers, an apparently wealthy family, move into the house next- door to the Lazarres. However, the Palmers are actually a gang of thieves plotting to rob the Lazarres. What the Palmers don't realize is that the Lazarres are also a criminal gang, and they are planning to rob their new wealthy neighbors, the Palmers!
114.
One Year Later (1933) as Jim's father
115.
One Man's Journey (1933) as Dr. James Carson
Father and son doctors disagree over the son's materialistic goals.
116.
117.
Thrill Hunter (1933) as Mayor Thomas
A blowhard cowboy talks himself into a job as a movie stunt man.
118.
119.
Destry Rides Again (1932) as The judge
Brant frames Destry and has men testify against him. Found guilty he vows to return. Back from prison he goes after the man that framed him. When the Sheriff is shot before he can talk, Destry chases down the killer and learning Brant is the man, heads out to get him.
120.
Human Targets (1932) as Doctor
The Dale's need money for their sick mother and Bart Travis, having found gold, says he will provide it. Duke Remsden learns of the strike and waylays Buzz Dale as he tries to record Bart's deed. Then dressed as Bart, Duke kills and robs a man. With the Sheriff after Bart, Buzz escapes capture, finds the clothes worn to impersonate Bart, and heads for the Sheriff.
121.
No Living Witness (1932) as Police captain
122.
The Penal Code (1932) as Warden
123.
Exposed (1932) as Chief of police
124.
Honor of the Press (1932) as Police commissioner
125.
Passport to Paradise (1932) as Ship captain
126.
Temptation's Workshop (1932) as John [Jim] Lawton
127.
Sheer Luck (1931) as Hiram Carver
128.
Headin' for Trouble (1931) as Andrews
Cyclone arrives in town just in time to see Slade cheat Courtney at poker. Cyclone takes Courtney's IOU and returns it to him. But Courtney is a compulsive gambler and Slade lures him back for another game, this time winning his ranch. Cyclone once again returns the note but is captured by Slade's men. Slade then heads out to force Courtney to sign over the deed.
129.
Mounted Fury (1931) as Big McGraw
130.
Is There Justice? (1931) as Dr. Gibbs
131.
Hot Curves (1930) as Manager McGrew
132.
Alias French Gertie (1930) as Mr. Matson
A female thief poses as a maid to bilk her high-society employers.
133.
Moby Dick (1930) as Reverend Mapple
A mad sea captain sails for vengeance against the white whale that crippled him.
134.
Wages of Conscience (1928) as Frank Knowles
135.
136.
Hate (1922) as Inspector Garth
137.
Fate (1921) as
138.
The Hole in the Wall (1921) as Inspector of police
139.
The Battle of Shiloh (1913) as Frank Carey

Writer (feature film)

140.
Her Man (1918) as Scen

Cast (short)

141.
142.
What Do You Think? Tupapaoo (1938)
In this short film, an American trader disrupts life on a Polynesian island.
143.
The Boss Didn't Say Good Morning (1937)
In this short film, an office worker fears for his job after his boss fails to respond to his "good morning."

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