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Also Known As: Died: November 20, 1989
Born: December 18, 1913 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Roanoke, Virginia, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
The Young Runaways (1968) as Mrs. Donford
Three teenage runaways leave home for life in the big city for a variety of reasons. Fortunately, a kind soul (Dick Sargent) offers the teens refuge in his home. Richard Dreyfuss makes an early film appearance as a lazy, draft-dodging car thief.
2.
Trauma (1962) as Helen Garrison
3.
Damn Citizen (1958) as Pat Noble
4.
The Women of Pitcairn Island (1957) as Maimiti
Eighteen years have passed since the arrival of the Bounty mutineers on Pitcairn Island. The last of these mutineers has just died and the island is now populated solely by their widows and children including Thursday October Christian, son of Fletcher Christian. Onto this island now comes a band of shipwrecked sailors, bringing with them a lust for women and a greed for black pearls.
5.
Abbott and Costello Meet the Keystone Kops (1955) as Leota Van Cleet
Harry and Willie buy the Edison Movie Studio in the year 1912 from Joseph Gorman, a confidence man. They follow Gorman to Hollywood where, as stunt men, they find him directing movies as Sergei Trumanoff and stealing the studio payroll.
6.
Francis Joins the WACS (1954) as Major Louise Simpson
On arrival at Fort Chase, ex-soldier Peter Stirling, recalled to active duty, is re-united with his old pal Francis the Talking Mule. Gradually, it dawns on Peter that a clerical error has assigned him to an all-female WAC base, where broad slapstick is the order of the day and Francis has more horse sense than any of the human officers. Too innocent to appreciate the pleasant aspects of his predicament, Peter ends by helping the "enemy" in a war-game battle of the sexes.
7.
Has Anybody Seen My Gal (1952) as Harriet Blaisdell
Wealthy Samuel Fulton is getting older and he wants to test his family before leaving his money to them. He anonymously grants them $100,000. Harriet Blaisdell moves the family into a mansion and makes plans to marry her daughter Millicent off to a socialite rather than her soda jerk boyfriend Dan.
9.
On the Loose (1951) as Alice Bradley
When she's branded as a "bad girl," a troubled teen fights for her parents' approval.
10.
Sunny Side of the Street (1951) as Mary
A TV station receptionist tries to make her boyfriend a singing star only to lose him to the sponsor''s daughter.
11.
I'd Climb the Highest Mountain (1951) as Mrs. Billywith
12.
The Kid from Cleveland (1949) as Katherine Jackson
Teen baseball fan Johnny Barrows sneaks into the baseball stadium of the Cleveland Indians, then playing in the 1948 World Series; claiming to be an orphan, he befriends team members & broadcaster Mike Jackson. But it develops that Johnny has a troubled home life with his mother and stepfather, and is involved in juvenile crime. His 'better side' shows only when he runs away to visit the team again. Can Mike and the Indians (playing themselves) wrest Johnny away from bad influences?
13.
The Spiritualist (1948) as Christine Faber
On the beach one night, Christine Faber, two years a widow, thinks she hears her late husband Paul calling out of the surf...then meets a tall dark man, Alexis, who seems to know all about such things. After more ghostly manifestations, Christine and younger sister Janet become enmeshed in the eerie artifices of Alexis; but he in turn finds himself manipulated into deeper deviltry than he had in mind...
14.
Man from Texas (1948) as Zee
15.
Shock (1946) as Elaine Jordan
Dr. Cross (Vincent Price), a psychiatrist, is treating a young woman, Janet Stewart (Anabel Shaw), who is in a coma-state, brought on when she heard loud arguing, went to her window and saw a man strike his wife with a candlestick and kill her. As she comes out of her shock, she recognizes Dr. Cross as the killer. He takes her to his sanitarium and urged by his nurse/lover, Elaine Jordan (Lynn Bari), gives Janet an overdose of insulin. But he can't bring himself to murder her in cold blood and asks Elaine to get the medicine to save her. She refuses, they argue, and he strangles her. He saves Janet's life, but now faces two murder charges.
16.
Home Sweet Homicide (1946) as Marian Carstairs
Mystery writer Marian Carstairs is hard at work trying to finish her latest novel. Her three children meanwhile are entertaining themselves trying to solve a murder in their own neighborhood. In between gathering clues, the kids play matchmaker by trying to fix up their widowed mom with the handsome detective investigating the case.
17.
Margie (1946) as Isabel Palmer
A brainy school girl falls apart over a new, handsome teacher.
18.
Nocturne (1946) as Frances Ransom
A police detective refuses to believe a composer''s death was suicide.
19.
Captain Eddie (1945) as Adelaide Frost Rickenbacker
WWI flyer Eddie Rickenbaker remembers his life which brought him from a car salesman, race driver and pilot in WWI, to an important person in the early years of civil airline service, after his plane crashed in the South Pacific in late 1942.
20.
Tampico (1944) as Katherine Hall
Oil-tanker Captain Manson rescues Kathie Hall after her ship is sunk by a U-boat. He marries her. When his ship is sunk and she is suspected because she has no identification. Manson tries to clear her of the charge and discovers that his first mate, Adamson, is a German agent.
21.
The Bridge of San Luis Rey (1944) as Michaela Villegas
A priest pieces together the lives of five people killed crossing a perilous ravine.
22.
Sweet and Low-Down (1944) as Pat Sterling
After their annual free concert at Chicago's Dearborn Settlement, Benny Goodman and his band are packing up to go to their next engagement when a kid steals Goodman's clarinet. Goodman and Popsie pursue him to a tenement flat where he has led them to hear his brother play the trombone. Shenanigans ensue following Goodman's offering the brother a job with the band.
23.
China Girl (1943) as "Captain" Fifi
While traveling in Burma, an adventurous cameraman falls for a beautiful Chinese girl and they embark on a journey dodging spies.
24.
Hello Frisco, Hello (1943) as Bernice Croft
25.
The Falcon Takes Over (1942) as Ann Reardon
A society sleuth and a lady reporter try to track down a murderous thug's lost girlfriend.
26.
The Night Before the Divorce (1942) as Lynn Nordyke
27.
Orchestra Wives (1942) as Jaynie Stevens
A woman falls in love with a musician in a band and learns about life as an orchestra wife.
28.
Secret Agent of Japan (1942) as Kay Murdock
29.
The Magnificent Dope (1942) as Claire Harris
Dwight Dawson, who runs an unsuccessful success school, stages a contest to find the biggest failure in the USA, for publicity value when the "dope" takes his course. But winner Tad Page is contented with his idle, lazy life and threatens to convert Dawson's other students to his philosophy. Dawson captalizes on Tad's attraction to Claire Harris to win him over; but will Tad find out Claire is really engaged to Dawson?
30.
The Perfect Snob (1941) as Chris Mason
31.
Sleepers West (1941) as Kay Bentley
Detective Shayne is on a train headed for San Francisco with a surprise witness (Hughes) whom many on board would like to keep from testifying at a murder trial.
32.
Blood and Sand (1941) as Encarnacion
A married matador's rise to stardom is complicated by an affair with a beautiful aristocrat.
33.
Moon Over Her Shoulder (1941) as Susan Rossiter
34.
Sun Valley Serenade (1941) as Vivian Dawn
A Norwegian war orphan adopted by a pianist as a publicity stunt turns out to be a beautiful young woman.
35.
We Go Fast (1941) as Rose Coughlin
Rose Couglin (Lynn Bari) is a wise-cracking waitress at a coffe-pt diner with policemen Bob Brandon (Alan Curtis) and Herman Huff (Don DeFore billed as Don DeForest) vying for her attention. Their argument ends when the place is held up, but Brandon tricks the crook and captures him, but lets Herman take the credit. Herman now must sponsor Bob's application to the motrocycle force and is enev more dismayed when society deb Diana Hempstead (Sheila Ryan)takes a liking to Bob. Rose also finds herself involved with a swindle upon a refrigerator manufacturer by a bogus foreign potentate, Nabob (Gerald Mohr.)
36.
Pier 13 (1940) as Sally Kelly
37.
Earthbound (1940) as Linda Reynolds
Nick and Ellen's second honeymoon in Switzerland is interrupted when he is called back to Paris on business. But it turns out to be funny-business when he discovers his ex-mistress Linda sent him the telegram. Nick spurns her, leading her to shoot and kill him. His ghost cannot rest, though, since Linda's husband Jeff is arrested for the crime and tried. Nick hovers over Ellen guiding her to the evidence that will clear Jeff and convict Linda, at which point he can rest at peace.
38.
Charter Pilot (1940) as Marge Duncan
US-to-Central-America freight service pilot (Nolan) marries radio broadcaster (Bari) and promises to take a desk job but the urge for adventure is too strong.
39.
Kit Carson (1940) as Dolores Murphy
Frontiersman Kit Carson fights off Indian attacks on the trail to California.
40.
Lillian Russell (1940) as Edna McCauley
Life story of the musical star from her discovery in 1890 by bandleader Tony Pastor till her retirement in 1912 when she married newspaperman Alexander Moore.
41.
City of Chance (1940) as Julie Reynolds
42.
Free, Blonde and 21 (1940) as Carol [Northrup]
43.
Chasing Danger (1939) as Renee Claire
When American newsreel cameraman (Foster) stationed in Paris is sent to cover an Arab rebellion he finds a financier presumed dead but actually fomenting desert warfare.
44.
City in Darkness (1939) as Marie Dubon
Chan goes to Paris for a reunion with friends from World War I. There he investigates the murder of a munitions manufacturer who was supplying arms to the enemy. At the end Charlie preaches to us about the dangers of peace conferences.
45.
The Return of the Cisco Kid (1939) as Ann Carver
Cisco is attracted to Ann Carver and is soon involved in her and her Grandfather's problems. Sheriff McNally has taken their money, their deed, and thrown them in jail. After breaking them out he makes a deal to buy back their land from McNally and to get the money he and his comrades rob the bank. When time for the payoff arrives, McNally has his men ready to nab him but Cisco has a surprise for McNally.
46.
Pack Up Your Troubles (1939) as Yvonne
Out of work vaudevillians join the army in WWI and head for France.
47.
Pardon Our Nerve (1939) as Terry Wilson
48.
News Is Made at Night (1939) as Maxine Thomas
49.
Hollywood Cavalcade (1939) as Actress
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.
50.
Elsa Maxwell's Hotel for Women (1939) as [Barbara Hunter] in Room 820
Guests at a women's residence club help a jilted small-town girl turn to modeling.
51.
Meet the Girls (1938) as Terry Wilson
52.
Josette (1938) as Mrs. [Elaine] Dupree
Two young men (Ameche and Young) try to wrest their father (Collier) from the clutches of a gold digger (Birell) but by mistake think the woman is a young nightclub singer (Simon) with whom they both fall in love.
53.
Always Goodbye (1938) as Jessica Reid
54.
Battle of Broadway (1938) as Marjorie Clark
55.
Mr. Moto's Gamble (1938) as Penny Kendall
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.
56.
I'll Give a Million (1938) as Cecelia
After saving a tramp (Lorre) from suicide, a millionaire (Baxter) takes his clothing and disappears. Word is out that he will give a million dollars to anyone who is kind of a tramp.
57.
Speed to Burn (1938) as Marion Clark
58.
The Baroness and the Butler (1938) as Klari
When he takes a seat in the Hungarian parliament, a butler battles the aristocracy.
59.
Sharpshooters (1938) as Diane Woodward
60.
Walking Down Broadway (1938) as Sandra De Voe
61.
This Is My Affair (1937) as Girl with Keller
A saloon singer tries to reform a gangster, not knowing he's really an undercover detective.
62.
Wife, Doctor and Nurse (1937) as Girl at party
63.
Woman-Wise (1937) as Secretary
Tracey Browne (Michael Whalen), sports editor of the "Globe", leanrs that fight promoter Richards (Alan Dinehart) and Stevens (Douglas Fowley), sports editor of the "Dispatch", are conducting a boxing racket that victimizes down-and-out, has-been fighters, and he denounces them in his column. He gives Alice Fuller (Richelle Hudson),daughter of one of the fighters (Pat Flaherty) whom he aids , the job of following young Clint De Witt (John Beck), son of the "Globe's" owner, to see that he sticks to his job. Browne, who has fallen in love with Alice, thinks it is Clint she loves. In their effort to get Browne for his meddling, Richards and Stevens strike at him through Clint.
64.
Love Is News (1937) as Secretary
65.
Crack-Up (1937) as Hostess
66.
Lancer Spy (1937) as Miss Fenwick
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.
67.
Sing and Be Happy (1937) as Secretary
68.
My Marriage (1936) as Pat
69.
36 Hours to Kill (1936) as Traveler
70.
Everybody's Old Man (1936) as Secretary
71.
Song and Dance Man (1936) as Showgirl
72.
Thanks a Million (1935) as Telephone operator
Entertainers enter a political rally to get out of the rain and become part of the show. One of them (Powell) gives a speech in place of the besotted candidate (Walburn) and is chosen to be the candidate by backers he later exposes as crooks.
73.
The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo (1935) as Flower girl
Russian prince goes to Monte Carlo just after World War I with money supplied him by Parisian Russians. He wins but the casino operators want him honor the tradition of returning to the tables.

Cast (special)

74.
Arroyo (1955) as Hattie Mae Warren
The story of Lamar Kendall, a self-appointed judge, and his attempts to uphold the law in the town of Arroyo, New Mexico. In the pilot episode, Kendall attempts to help a wounded woman who claims her wagon train was attacked by Indians.

Cast (short)

75.
Pirate Party on Catalina Isle (1935)
This short film presents a musical and comedy revue staged as a pirate party on Catalina Island.

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