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Joseph Allen Jr.

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Cast (feature film)

1.
The Desperate Women (1954) as Operator
The story of a beautiful and emotionally/psychologically distraught young woman whose unique perspective (literally, through the lens of a camera) results in suffering and despair. The heroes are Jiney and sexy lesbian roommate-best-friend Jas. Jiney and Jas are casual photographers, but Jiney is t
2.
Valley of Head Hunters (1953) as Pico Church
In the 12th of the "Jungle Jim" series from Sam Katzman's production unit at Columbia, Jim (Johnny Weissmuller) is assigned to accompany a government agent into the interior to get the native's approval for copper mining. Unknown to Jim, Arco (Robert C. Foulk), also wants approval but for oil, not copper. Arco and his henchies make a series of raids on the villages which he is able to blame on Jungle Jim.
3.
Big Town Scandal (1948) as Wally Blake
Steve Wilson (Philip Reed), crusading editor of the Big Town's Illustrated Press, with the aid of police-beat reporter Lorelei Kilbourne (Hillary Brooke) battles against the core of the city's vice - its young delinquents. He takes five of the worst young offenders and molds them into the town's best basketball team. The leader of the kid gang, Tommy Malone (Stanley "Stash" Clements), ties in with two hoodlums and agrees to throw the basketball game.
4.
Road to the Big House (1947) as George Bates
5.
Big Town After Dark (1947) as Wally Blake
When Lorelei Kilbourne (Hillary Brooke) leaves her job as the police reporter for the Illustrated Press, Managing Editor Steve Wilson (Philip Reed) employs the publisher's niece, Susan Peabody (Ann Gillis), to replace her. Susan becomes involved with gangsters in plotting a $50,000 swindle against her uncle, which Steve and the returned Lorelei uncover.
6.
Dangerous Money (1946) as George Brace
Famed Asian detective Charlie Chan investigates a shipboard murder.
7.
Lady in the Dark (1944) as Man at table
8.
Mountain Rhythm (1943) as Bill Burgess
9.
Action in the North Atlantic (1943) as U.S. naval petty officer
A Merchant Marine crew fights off enemy attacks at the start of World War II.
10.
My Son, the Hero (1943) as Michael [Morgan]
11.
The Mantrap (1943) as Eddie Regan
12.
It Happened in Flatbush (1942) as Walter Rogers
A disgraced ball player turns a Brooklyn team into champions.
13.
Who Is Hope Schuyler? (1942) as Tom Mason
14.
Right to the Heart (1942) as John T. Bromley, III [also known as Johnny White]
15.
The Night Before the Divorce (1942) as George Nordyke
16.
All Women Have Secrets (1939) as John Gregory
When they decide they might as well be penniless husbands and wives as penniless campus sweethearts, three couples at a Midwestern university, against the advice of their friends, get married. Joe (John Arledge) and Susie Tucker (Betty Moran) prove that two can live as cheap as one by setting up housekeeping in a trailer, and working at whatever odd jobs turn up. Slats (Peter Lind Hayes as Peter Hayes) and Jennifer Warwick (Virginia Dale) marry because they can fight better under the same roof then when separated, and use Jennifer's allowance from home to pay for their groceries. John Gregory (Joseph Allen Jr.), a brilliant pre-med student, and his bride, Kay (Jean Cagney), are in the most serious situation. Kay's allowance is suddenly cut off by her unsympathetic step-mother, while the scholarship on which John is depending is threatened by his inability to do two jobs at once - study all day and work at night to support them. Kay, determined to prevent John from giving up college, takes a series of back-breaking jobs in order to give him time to study. She gets a job singing in a night club, but has to quit when the stork announces an imminent arrival. Her secret, being pregnant, helps her to make up her mind to go back home and leave John free to accept the offer of a professor who wants the promising student to work with him abroad.
17.
Lucky Night (1939) as Joe Hilton
During a drunken night out, an heiress marries a broken-down gambler.
18.
Our Leading Citizen (1939) as Clay Clinton
19.
Death of a Champion (1939) as Richie Oakes
20.
The Great O'Malley (1937) as Warden
A ruthless cop gets mixed up with a man who''''s only turned to crime to help his crippled daughter.
21.
A Son Comes Home (1936) as Hoodlum
22.
Career Woman (1936) as Law student--New York
A girl (Jewell) accused of killing her father is defended unsuccessfully by a flashy lawyer (Whalen) and successfully by a new, straightforward one (Trevor).
23.
Gambling (1934) as Joe
24.
Seven Keys to Baldpate (1930) as Peters
Peace and quiet elude a writer hiding away in a mysterious country inn.
25.
Good-Bye, Bill (1918) as Kaiser William the Nut

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