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Also Known As: Died: December 8, 1984
Born: May 4, 1903 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Absence Of Malice (1981) as Malderone
An ambitious reporter unwittingly slanders a businessman under federal investigation.
Voyage Of The Damned (1976) as Professor Weiler
A luxury liner carries Jewish refugees from Hitler''''s Germany in a desperate fight for survival.
Mean Johnny Barrows (1976)
A G.I. is unjustly thrown out of the service, and winds up being a gas station attendant. A gangster wants to hire him as a hitman. He agrees, with disastrous results.
Man in the Glass Booth, The (1974) as Presiding Judge
Arthur Goldman is a rich Jewish industrialist, living in luxury in a Manhattan high-rise. He banters with his assistant Charlie, often shocking Charlie with his outrageousness and irreverence about aspects of Jewish life. Nonetheless, Charlie is astonished when, one day, Israeli secret agents burst in and arrest Goldman for being not a Jewish businessman but a Nazi war criminal. Whisked to Israel for trial, Goldman forces his accusers to face not only his presumed guilt--but their own.
Live a Little, Steal a Lot (1974) as Max--
Jack Murphy and his friend Allan Kuhn are two hedonistic beach bums living in Miami Beach in the early 1960's who collaborate to steal the Star of India sapphire from the American Museum of Natural History.
Crazy Joe (1973) as Falco
The career of infamous gangster Crazy Joe Gallo is chronicled. Gallo formed an alliance with New York City's African-American gangs when he was imprisoned in Attica. When he was released, he used this alliance to attempt to take control of the Mafia, and as a result, was killed in a restaurant in Li
The Brotherhood (1968) as Bertolo
The head of a Mafia family goes head to head with his younger brother who doesn't want to adhere to the old codes of operation.
Cast a Giant Shadow (1966) as Jacob Zion
True story of U.S. officer Mickey Marcus, who joined the Israeli fight against the Arabs.
The Last Angry Man (1959) as Dr. Max Vogel
A television journalist decides to profile his uncle''s fight to bring medical care to the slums.
Hot Blood (1956) as Marco Torino
A gypsy''''s brother tricks him into marrying a tempestuous beauty.
Crashout (1955) as Pete Mendoza
Convict Van Duff engineers a large-scale prison break; the six survivors hide out in a forgotten mine working near the prison, then set out on a long, dangerous journey by foot, car, train and truck to retrieve Duff's bank loot. En route, as they touch the lives of "regular folks," each has his own rendezvous with destiny.
The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing (1955) as Delphin Delmas
The Miami Story (1954) as Tony Brill
Barry Sullivan, Luther Adler, John Baer, Adele Jergens, Beverly Garland, Dan Riss. Inspired by a U. S. Senate investigation, this documentary-styled melodrama pits a reformed gangster (posing as a Cuban racketeer) against a Miami syndicate chief. This Sam Katzman production features an introduction by Florida Senator George Smathers.
The Tall Texan (1953) as Joshua Tinnen
Hoodlum Empire (1952) as Nick Mancani
The Magic Face (1951) as Janus the Great/[Karl] Vogel/Mussolini/Selaisse/Chamberlain/Hitler
The Desert Fox (1951) as Adolf Hitler
Following his work with the Afrika Korps, Field Marshall Rommell joins in a plot to assassinate Hitler.
M (1951) as Daniel Langley
When the police hunt for a child killer cramps their style, the criminal underworld tries to track him down.
Under My Skin (1950) as Louis Bork
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.
Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye (1950) as Cherokee Mandon
From the trial of the survivors, we flash back to amoral crook Ralph Cotter's violent prison break, assisted by Holiday Carleton, sister of another prisoner...who doesn't make it. Soon Ralph manipulates the grieving Holiday into his arms, and two crooked cops follow her into his pocket. Ralph's total lack of scruple brings him great success in a series of robberies. But his easy conquest of gullible heiress Margaret Dobson proves more dangerous to him than any crime...
South Sea Sinner (1950) as Cognac
A tramp steamer lands sick crewman Jake Davis on rubber-growing island Oraka, from which voluptuous, bedroom-eyed saloon singer Coral is about to be ejected because "men like her too much." But Coral's slimy boss Cognac gets her a reprieve so she can learn Jake's secret. In the process, Coral gets a bit too fond of Jake, who (suspected of wartime collaboration ) resolves on new efforts to clear himself; but more complications arise.
D.O.A. (1950) as Majak
The victim of a slow-acting poison tracks down his own killer.
House of Strangers (1949) as Joe Monetti
Max Monetti is consumed with vengeance for his brothers after their betrayal of his father Gino. But after remembering his past, especially his relationship with Irene Bennett, Max realizes that his father had caused all the tension within the family and makes peace with his brothers.
Saigon (1948) as Lieutenant Keon
After World War II Larry learns that his flying buddy Mike will only live a short time despite the efforts of the doctors. He takes on a profitable flying job for profiteers Maris to finance a good time for his buddy. As the plane takes off he shoves Maris' secretary Susan on board. When Mike falls for her, Larry tells her to play along for Mike's sake. She, of course, falls for Larry.
Wake of the Red Witch (1948) as Mayrant Ruysdaal Sidneye
A captain fights a Dutch shipping magnate for a treasure and the heart of a beautiful woman.
The Loves of Carmen (1948) as Dancaire
A Gypsy temptress seduces an innocent young officer, and then dumps him for another man.
Cornered (1945) as
A World War II veteran hunts down the Nazi collaborators who killed his wife.
Lancer Spy (1937) as Schratt
An Englishman impersonates an imprisoned German officer and "returns" to Germany to become a national hero. A female German spy is assigned to check him out but falls in love with him.

Cast (special)

D.H.O. (1973) as Dr Levine; Medical Examiner
The story of Sam Delaney, the head of a District Health Office (D.H.O.), a doctor who is responsible twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, for the health of the people of his community. In the pilot, Delaney investigates the tragic death of a diabetic girl that he believes was related to heavy
Meeting At Apalachin (1960) as Sal Raimondi (Guest)
The exploits of Ed Croswell, a dedicated police detective with the Chicago Police Department. In the pilot episode, Ed attempts to expose a gang of underworld bosses. Based on a true incident.

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