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Also Known As: Died: April 14, 1995
Born: June 14, 1909 Cause of Death: mouth cancer
Birth Place: Hunt City Township, Illinois, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Two Moon Junction (1988) as Sheriff Earl Hawkins
In the Deep South, a Southern belle named April has everything she could want, including a plantation, beauty and an aristocratic beau... that is, until she meets Perry, a roustabout with whom she has a torrid, sensual affair.
2.
Uphill All The Way (1986) as Sheriff
3.
Ewok Adventure, The (1984) as Narrator
Those furry creatures introduced in "Return of the Jedi" provided George Lucas with his entry into television in this remarkable film odyssey, given a visual excitement from Lucas' Industrial Light and Magic company that transforms the Ewok's adventures with two young space castaways searching for t
4.
White Dog (1982) as Carruthers
A young actress befriends a stray dog and brings it into her home, eventually realizing that it has been programmed to viciously attack, without motive, black-skinned individuals.
5.
Earthbound (1981) as Ned Anderson
When a family of aliens is stranded in the Midwest after their spacefhip crashes, a kind innkeeper takes them in. But their peace is threatened by a government agent who wants to assure that the alienes cannot intermingle with humankind.
6.
Just You And Me, Kid (1979) as Max
A retired entertainer helps a runaway elude drug dealers.
7.
Hugo The Hippo (1978) as Voice
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8.
Bermuda Depths, The (1978) as Paulis
Scientists pursuing the mysteries of the deep are threatened by a beautiful girl who seems to have returned from the dead and by a prehistoric sea creature that dwells in the deadly Bermuda Triangle.
9.
New Adventures of Heidi, The (1978) as Grandfather
The long-familiar Heidi tale is given a contemporary setting -- as the young heroine leaves her familiar Swiss mountain for the bright lights of Manhattan -- and a musical background.
10.
Baker's Hawk (1976) as Mr Mcgraw
In the Old West, a reclusive old man is hectored by vigilantes until he is befriended by a man named Walker and his son who protect him.
11.
The McMasters (1970) as Neal McMasters
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13.
Those Fantastic Flying Fools (1967) as Phineas T. Barnum
Phineas T Barnum and friends finance the first flight to the moon but find the task a little above them. They attempt to blast their rocket into orbit from a massive gun barrel built into the side of a Welsh mountain, but money troubles, spies and saboteurs ensure that the plan is doomed before it starts.
14.
The Daydreamer (1966) as Father Neptune
The teen-aged Hans Christian Anderson runs away from home and turns his dreams into classic stories.
15.
The Brass Bottle (1964) as Fakrash-el Aamash
Comedy about the proverbial genie who comes out of a bottle (a table lamp in this instance) to serve his new master. The only problem is that instead of helping his master, the genie (Burl Ives) tends to get his master (Tony Randall) into more predicaments than he gets him out of.
16.
Mediterranean Holiday (1964) as Narrator
17.
Ensign Pulver (1964) as Captain Morton
A young officer on a World War II supply ship battles his captain to keep the men happy.
18.
Summer Magic (1963) as Osh Popham
Disney musical about Mother Carey, a Bostonian widow and her three children who move to Maine. Postmaster Osh Popham helps them move into a run-down old house and fixes it up for them. It's not entirely uninhabited, though; the owner, a Mr. Hamilton, is a mysterious character away in Europe, but Osh assures them he won't mind their living there, since he won't be coming home for a long time yet. The children and a cousin who comes to live with them have various adventures before an unexpected visitor shows up.
19.
The Spiral Road (1962) as Dr. Brits Jansen
A selfish and prideful young Dutch doctor, through a series of circumstances, comes to learn that he does indeed "need" a higher spiritual being and other people.
20.
Let No Man Write My Epitaph (1960) as Judge Bruce Mallory Sullivan
Residents of a Chicago tenement join forces to save a troubled teen from a life of crime.
21.
Our Man in Havana (1960) as Dr. Karl Hasselbacher
A salesman in Cuba takes up spying to support his spendthrift daughter.
22.
Day of the Outlaw (1959) as Jack Bruhn
Rival cattlemen join forces to fight off outlaws.
23.
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958) as Big Daddy Pollitt
A dying plantation owner tries to help his alcoholic son solve his problems.
24.
Desire Under the Elms (1958) as Ephraim Cabot
A fiery immigrant falls in love with her aging husband's brooding young son.
25.
The Big Country (1958) as Rufus Hannassey
Feuding families vie for water rights in the old West.
26.
A Face in the Crowd (1957) as Himself
A female radio reporter turns a folk-singing drifter into a powerful media star.
27.
The Power and the Prize (1956) as George Salt
An ambitious executive jeopardizes his career to marry a European refugee.
28.
East of Eden (1955) as Sam
Two brothers compete for their father's approval and a woman's love.
29.
Sierra (1950) as Lonesome
Ring Hassard and father Jeff, wild horse breakers, live in a hidden mountain eyrie because Jeff is wanted for a murder he didn't commit. But things change when they take in a lost young lady, Riley Martin, who finds that Ring has "never seen a woman close up." Jeff is injured, Ring runs afoul of horse thieves and the law, and Riley (who turns out to be a lawyer) labors to clear the Hassards; but others would prefer them dead.
30.
So Dear to My Heart (1949) as "Uncle" Hiram Douglas
31.
Green Grass of Wyoming (1948) as Gus
A roving stallion causes problems for Wyoming ranchers when he leads their blue-blooded racing mares off to join his wild horse herd.
32.
Station West (1948) as Hotel clerk
A federal agent takes on a gang of gold thieves.
33.
Smoky (1946) as Bill
A Western loner forges a bond with a runaway horse.

Music (feature film)

34.
Fantastic Mr. Fox, The (2009)
An urbane fox cannot resist returning to his farm raiding ways and then must help his community survive the farmers' retaliation.
35.
Fantastic Mr. Fox, The (2009)
An urbane fox cannot resist returning to his farm raiding ways and then must help his community survive the farmers' retaliation.
36.
Expired (2007)
The sight of a dark-suited municipal employee doling out parking violations stirs a primal hate in all but the most enlightened soul, and meter maid Claire knows it. Claire, a kind soul, resents having to enforce the law at all times, but for Jay, an angry Traffic Officer who loves his job, it's th
37.
Big Momma's House 2 (2006)
Undercover FBI Agent Malcolm Turner is out to expose the suspected designer of a deadly computer "worm" that would allow outside forces access to sophistical and critical government intelligence files. Unfortunately, the only way the crafty agent can get next to the worm's creator, Tom Fuller, is to
38.
Radio (2003) as Song Performer ("A Holly Jolly Christmas")
James Robert Kennedy--nicknamed 'Radio' because of his vintage radio collection and his love of music--is a loner in Anderson, South Carolina, pushing his ever-present grocery cart up and down the streets. He speaks to no one and is rarely spoken to, until one day, Coach Harold Jones, one of the tow
39.
Bad Santa (2003) as Song Performer ("Holly Jolly Christmas")
Willie T. Stokes is a washed-up, wise-cracking Department Store Santa who can't help but be more naughty than nice. Underneath his ill-fitting red suit, Willie is actually a safecracker who makes one big score every year--on Christmas Eve. As shoppers head home from the mall, this Santa and his inge
40.
Wedding Planner, The (2001) as Song ("Cowboy'S Lament")
Workaholic wedding planner Mary Fiore is so devoted to her career that she doesn't have time to find a man. Things change, however, when Mary takes on a lucrative new client -- the ultra-rich Donnollys, to whom money is no object in regards to the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Fran. When Mary is victim to an unlikely accident involving a runaway dumpster during wedding preparations, she is literally and figuratively swept off of her feet by Steve Edison, a charming pediatrician -- who just happens to be the fiance of Fran Donnolly.
41.
Family Man, The (2000) as Song Performer ("A Holly Jolly Christmas")
Jack Campbell is a Wall Street trader living the high life in New York City. When Jack, who has forsaken all for the pursuit of money, becomes involved in a grocery store holdup, everything changes. He awakens the next morning, on a snowy Christmas day, lying in bed next to a wife--Kate, the college sweetheart he dumped when his career ambitions took hold--whom he never married, and in a house with two kids he never had. Now living in New Jersey in an alternate suburban universe, he has a chance to see how his life would have turned out had he married Kate and raised a family. Jack soon begins to feel strangely comfortable in the new role of loving husband and father, finding himself happy in the life he would have led had he made different choices as a young man.
42.
Fools Rush In (1997) as Song Performer ("Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town")
A Jewish man meets a Mexican night club dancer in Las Vegas which leads to a one-night stand. Later, when she tells him that she's pregnant, they decide to marry... and eventually they fall in love.
43.
Ref, The (1994) as Song Performer ("A Holly Jolly Christmas")
A feuding couple is abducted by a thief after a robbery, and he is forced to play referee to their endless bickering.
44.
True Romance (1993) as Song Performer ("A Little Bitty Tear")
An unstable drifter and a starry-eyed hooker find love in a hail of bullets in the ultra-violent modern crime classic "True Romance" (1993). Kung-Fu fan Clarence falls for prostitute Alabama and launches an attack on her pimp that leaves the young couple with a fortune in stolen cocaine and many bad, bad men out to kill them. Directed by Tony Scott and written by Quentin Tarantino. Starring Christian Slater, Patricia Arquette and Dennis Hopper. With a French language track.
45.
Wind Across the Everglades (1958) as Composer
A game warden takes on a band of bird poachers in the Florida Everglades.
46.
Sierra (1950) as Composer
Ring Hassard and father Jeff, wild horse breakers, live in a hidden mountain eyrie because Jeff is wanted for a murder he didn't commit. But things change when they take in a lost young lady, Riley Martin, who finds that Ring has "never seen a woman close up." Jeff is injured, Ring runs afoul of horse thieves and the law, and Riley (who turns out to be a lawyer) labors to clear the Hassards; but others would prefer them dead.
47.
Green Grass of Wyoming (1948) as Composer
A roving stallion causes problems for Wyoming ranchers when he leads their blue-blooded racing mares off to join his wild horse herd.
48.
Smoky (1946) as Composer
A Western loner forges a bond with a runaway horse.

Cast (special)

49.
First Easter Rabbit (1978) as Voice Of The Great Easter Bunny
The program explains the traditions of Easter and how the Easter Bunny (here called, inexplicably, the Easter "Rabbit") came into being.
50.
Glen Campbell Special: The Musical West, The (1974)
A musical tour of the wide-open spaces of the American west.
51.
Monsanto Night Presents Burl Ives (1972) as Host
An hour of music and songs with actor/singer Burl Ives.
52.
Holiday U.S.A. (1959) as Host
An hour of music and song.
53.
Red Skelton Chevy Special, The (1959) as Guest
An hour of music, song, and comedy starring Red Skelton. Sponsored by Chevrolet.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

54.
Poor Little Rich Girl: The Barbara Hutton Story (1987) as F W Woolworth
A two-part miniseries based on C. David Heyman's biography of Barbara Hutton, the famour heiress whose extragavent lifestyle shocked and intrigued the world.
55.
Captains And The Kings (Part 5 and 6) (1976)
The nine-hour serialization of Taylor Caldwell's novel about an Irish immigrant and the establishment of his family name through the accumulation of wealth and power during the years from 1857 to 1912, along with his goal of having his son elected the first Catholic President of the United States, g
56.
Captains and the Kings (1976)
The nine-hour serialization of Taylor Caldwell's novel about an Irish immigrant and the establishment of his family name through the accumulation of wealth and power during the years from 1857 to 1912, along with his goal of having his son elected the first Catholic President of the United States, g

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

57.
Roots (1977) as Senator Arthur Johnson
The dramatization of Alex Haley's chronicle of his family history from his ancestors' life in tribal Africa of the eighteenth century to their emancipation in the post-Civil War South became an overnight phenomenon the subject of educational programs as well as newspaper editorials that attracted, a

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