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Joe Dominguez

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Director (feature film)

Masquerade in Mexico (1946) as 2d asst dir
La fruta amarga (1931) as Assistant Director

Cast (feature film)

I Love You, Alice B. Toklas! (1968) as Grandfather Rodriguez
A henpecked L.A. lawyer escapes into the world of hippies and free love.
One-Eyed Jacks (1961) as Corral keeper
An outlaw seeks revenge on the old friend who betrayed him.
The Badlanders (1958) as Mexican miner
Western outlaws join forces for a daring gold robbery in this remake of The Asphalt Jungle.
Maracaibo (1958) as Priest
The Ride Back (1957) as Luis
A young innocent tries to find the real killer when her reporter boyfriend is framed for murder.
Tip on a Dead Jockey (1957) as Waiter
A grounded flier gets mixed up with smugglers in Madrid.
Wetbacks (1956) as
About to lose his sole possession, his boat, for lack of payments, ex- Coast Guardsman Jim Benson takes a gamble on a fishing charter and removes the boat from the dock despite a sheriff's seizure order. But Jim finds himself with a loudmouthed drunk, Shanks, and his companion, Sally. To avoid paying for the fishing excursion, Shanks stages a fight with Jim and, when Jim puts him ashore at a small Mexican port, Shanks takes off, stranding both Jim (who is out of gas as well as cash) and Sally. The two begin to become "friends in need" and are put up by Alfonso, local innkeeper who is a friend of Jim's. But the town is the base of operations for a gang, led by Bodine and Ortega, who smuggle illegal aliens into California for a profit. Learning of Jim's plight, they offer him money to run 'just one' shipment of these 'wetbacks' across the border - then blackmail Jim to continue working for them. Sally tries to persuade him to tell the police, but he is too afraid and plans to run away, so Sally reveals a secret which she intends to make him want to stay and fight to clear his name...
The Broken Star (1956) as Nachez
A deputy sheriff defies local ranchers to investigate a Mexican''''s murder.
Green Fire (1955) as José
An emerald prospector clashes with a beautiful plantation owner in South America.
Headline Hunters (1955) as Damasio Reyes
Jubilee Trail (1954) as Ernesto
A pregnant widow ventures West in search of a new life.
Gypsy Colt (1954) as Tony
In this trans-species remake of Lassie, Come Home, a faithful horse undertakes a perilous journey to return to the family it loves.
The Hitch-Hiker (1953) as Man outside store
A dangerous madman kidnaps two businessmen on a hunting trip.
Wings of the Hawk (1953) as Juan
Gringo miner Gallager is caught up in the Mexican revolution of 1910-11 when corrupt administrator Ruiz appropriates his mine. Gallager saves the life of guerilla leader Raquel, then finds there's a price on his head; he becomes romantically involved with her in the course of a series of rescues and ambushes, leading up to Orozco's march on Ciudad Juarez.
Ride, Vaquero! (1953) as Vincente
Ranchers in New Mexico have to face Indians and bandits.
Son of Belle Starr (1953) as Pablo
(Wes ''53). Keith Larsen, Dona Drake, Peggie Castle, Regis Toomey, James Seay, Frank Puglia. Forced into a life of crime by his mother''s notorious reputation, The Kid (Keith Larsen) decides to go straight and put a corrupt sheriff behind bars. The real-life Belle Starr actually did have a son, Ed Reed, who was suspected of shooting his mother in the back.
Take the High Ground! (1953) as Shooting gallery proprietor
A tough drill sergeant prepares green recruits for service in the Korean War.
Second Chance (1953) as Rug dealer
A crooked boxer falls for a gangster's moll on the run in Mexico.
Viva Zapata! (1952) as Manuel
Mexican revolutionary Emiliano Zapata leads the peasants against a corrupt president.
Blackbeard, the Pirate (1952) as Townsman
A kidnapped beauty gets caught between feuding pirates.
Rancho Notorious (1952) as Gonzales
A cowboy infiltrates a bandit hideout in search of his girlfriend's killer.
Because of You (1952) as Photographer
Blonde 'doll' Christine Carroll finds too late that her fiancée Mike is a gangster and she's his unwitting accessory. Emerging from prison with dark hair and an interest in nursing, she becomes a nurse's aide in a war hospital where her good looks quickly arouse the interest of battle-fatigued, 'melancholic' patient Steve Kimberly. When it's clear that Steve has fallen hard, she faces the dilemma of what and when to tell him. Her decision has melodramatic consequences...
Sky Full of Moon (1952) as Mexican
An innocent cowboy in Las Vegas stumbles into a fortune and a glamorous girlfriend.
The Atomic City (1952) as Bartender
Enemy agents kidnap an atomic scientist''''s son.
Golden Girl (1951) as Bandit
Against the background of the Civil War, sixteen-year-old song-and-dance artiste Lotta Crabtree works her way across America, becoming ever more popular.
Havana Rose (1951) as Bartender
Stage to Tucson (1951) as Mexican
(Wes ''51). Rod Cameron, Wayne Morris, Kay Buckley, Roy Roberts, Carl Benton Reid, Douglas Fowley. Two Union agents are sent to investigate charges that the Confederates are stealing Arizona stagecoaches and smuggling them into Atlanta in an effort to break the Federal''s western supply line.
Branded (1951) as Rubriz man
A gunman tries to pass himself off as a wealthy ranchers long lost son.
Bandit Queen (1950) as Mr. Morales
Zara Montalve (Barbara Britton), half Spanish and half America, returns to her native California in time to see her parents (Cecile Weston and Victor Kilian) murdered for their hacienda and gold by Sheriff Jim Harding (Barton MacLane) and his gang. Posing as Lola Belmont, an American visiting from Detroit, teams up with Joaquin Murietta (Philip Reed), posing as Carlos Del Rio), to form a Robin-Hood type band that takes vengeance on the gang and restores stolen gold to its rightful owners, aided by militia leader Dan Hinsdale (Willard Parker.)
A Lady Without Passport (1950) as Flower vendor
A secret service agent falls in love with an illegal immigrant.
Dallas (1950) as Carlos
A renegade Confederate officer tries to hide his identity while bringing law and order to the West.
One Way Street (1950) as Blas
The Outriders (1950) as Outrider
Rebel soldiers try to hijack a Union gold shipment.
Montana (1950) as Jose
An Australian gets caught in the battle between ranchers and sheep men.
The Furies (1950) as Wagon driver
The 1870s, New Mexico territory: T.C. Jeffords is a cattle baron who built his ranch, the Furies, from scratch.
Crisis (1950) as Rubio
An American doctor gets caught in the middle of a revolution when he's forced to operate on a South American dictator.
Samson and Delilah (1950) as Priest
Epic re-telling of the story of the Biblical strongman laid low by love.
The Bribe (1949) as Waiter
A sultry singer tries to tempt a federal agent from the straight-and-narrow.
Streets of Laredo (1949) as Francisco
Texas, 1878: cheerful outlaw-buddies Jim, Lorn and Wahoo rescue spunky orphan Rannie Carter from rustling racketeers, then are forced to separate. Lorn goes on to bigger and better robberies, while Jim and Wahoo are (at first reluctantly) maneuvered into joining the Texas Rangers. For friendship's sake, the three try to keep out of direct conflict, but a showdown begins to look inevitable. And Rannie, now grown into lovely young womanhood, must choose between Lorn and Jim.
Border Incident (1949) as Bracero
Police try to crack down on the illegal immigration racket.
The Doctor and the Girl (1949) as Mexican patient
A doctor leaves his wealthy family to work in the slums.
The Kissing Bandit (1949) as Francisco
A timid young man is forced to follow in his father's footsteps as a notorious masked bandit.
Mexican Hayride (1948) as Artist
Fiesta (1947) as Attendant
A Mexican beauty replaces her toreador brother in the bull ring so he can pursue his musical career.
Honeymoon (1947) as Gardner
A teen bride eloping to Mexico suddenly falls for an older man.
Tycoon (1947) as Laborer
While building a tunnel through the Andes, an engineer falls in love with his possessive boss's daughter.
Perilous Holiday (1946) as Police car driver
Based on a "serial" story by Robert Carson that ran in the Saturday Evening Post, this tale of an international counterfeiting-ring operating in Mexico starts with Patrick Nevil (Pat O'Brien)viewed as a suspicious character by newspaper woman Agnes Stuart (Ruth Warrick), who is working on a story to expose racketeering night-club owner Doc Lilley (Alan Hale.) She searches Lilley's home and finds the counterfeiting plates and thinks Nevil is part of the gang.
The Thrill of Brazil (1946) as Policeman
A theater producer is torn between his leading lady and his ex-wife while staging a show in Rio.
Holiday in Mexico (1946) as Diplomat
An ambassador''''s daughter falls for a famous musician.
Yolanda and the Thief (1945) as Policeman
A con man poses as a Latin American heiress'''' guardian angel.
South of the Rio Grande (1945) as Garcia
Miguel Sanches, the operator of a large rancho, has stolen cattle and then had innocent suspects shot. Cisco has been called on for help and arriving finds a wagon under attack. His men drive off the attackers and he finds the victim was to be Sanches' replacement. After changing clothes with the man, Cisco arrives posing as him in a attempt to get evidience against Sanchez.
A Medal for Benny (1945) as Paisano
The Bullfighters (1945) as Mexican policeman
The boys are detectives working in Mexico. Laurel happens to resemble a famous matador who has disappeared, and he is enlisted to replace him in the bullring.
San Antonio (1945) as Subordinate officer
A reformed rustler tracks down a band of cattle thieves and tries to reform a crooked dance-hall girl.
Week-End at the Waldorf (1945) as Asian servant
In this remake of Grand Hotel, guests at a New York hotel fight to survive personal tragedy.
Anchors Aweigh (1945) as Man in café
A pair of sailors on leave try to help a movie extra become a singing star.
The Story of Dr. Wassell (1944) as Javanese orderly
A Navy doctor fights to help wounded sailors escape the Japanese during World War II.
The Leopard Man (1943) as Police officer
When a leopard escapes during a publicity stunt, it triggers a series of murders.
Ship Ahoy (1942) as Cart driver
A dancer sailing to Puerto Rico hides government messages in her tap routines.
Outlaws of the Rio Grande (1941) as Castro
The Bad Man (1941) as Policeman
A Mexican outlaw reforms to help an old friend and a pair of young lovers.
Down Argentine Way (1940) as Motor cycle officer
Love and horse racing spice up an American girl's South American vacation.
Geronimo (1940) as Pedro
Blackmail (1939) as Pedro
A man in prison on false charges escapes to save his family from a blackmailer.
Adventure in Sahara (1938) as Pascal
Agadez is a lonely French outpost baking under the desert sun and commanded by the cruel and oppressive Captain Savatt (C. Henry Gordon.) To it comes, at his own request, Legionnaire Jim Wilson (Paul Kelly) soon followed by his fiancee, Carla Preston (Lorna Gray), who has been tracing him from post to post. Legionnaires seize the fort and turn Savitt loose in the Arab-haunted desert with only a fraction of the water and food needed to get back to civilization. But Savitt gets through and returns to the fort at the head of an avenging troop of men. But Arabs surround Savitt and his men, and the mutineers, knowing that to leave the fort and aid them means their own death...
The Girl of the Golden West (1938) as Felipe
A frontierswoman shelters a notorious outlaw.
Out West with the Hardys (1938) as Jose
A small-town judge takes his family on a western vacation so he can help a friend negotiate water rights.
When You're in Love (1937) as Mexican
An Australian opera singer hires a husband so she can work in the U.S.
The Texas Rangers (1936) as Ranger
Under Two Flags (1936) as Arab horse buyer and wounded Arab robber
Sergeant Victor comes to the French Foreign Legion after taking the blame for his brother's crime. Cigarette falls in love with him though Major Doyle is in love with her. Doyle sends Victor on dangerous assignments to be rid of him. He falls in love with Lady Venetia Cunningham, a visitor to the garrison.
Woman Trap (1936) as Waiter
The Gay Desperado (1936) as
A Mexican bandit kidnaps a singing cowboy star to learn American ways.
Under the Pampas Moon (1935) as Newsboy
Marie Galante (1934) as Orderly
Marie is kidnapped and taken aboard ship, then thrown off at Yucatan. She winds up singing in a cafe in the Panama Canal zone. There she gets involved in a plot to destroy the canal and runs into American intelligence officer Crawbett.
The Captain Hates the Sea (1934) as Sergeant
A bond thief, a private eye and a drunken reporter wreak havoc on an ocean voyage.
Flying Down to Rio (1933) as Waiter
A dance-band leader finds love and success in Brazil.
Riders of the Desert (1932) as Gomez
El hombre malo (1930) as Luciano
Based on the true story of the 1987 Oxford University boat race mutiny and coach Dan Topolski's miraculous training of a haggard, rag-tag team into a winning outfit.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

The Story of Dr. Wassell (1944) as 2d unit tech adv
A Navy doctor fights to help wounded sailors escape the Japanese during World War II.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

Horton Foote's The Habitation of Dragons (1992)
An adaptation of a play by Horton Foote about a Southern family in the 1930s facing threats from local politics, a drowning accident and the scandal of an extramarital affair.
Pure Luck (1991) as Location Doctor
A wealthy tycoon hires the world''s unluckiest accountant to find his equally unfortunate daughter.

Cast (special)

Affluenza (1997)
A look at the modern-day problem of "affluenza," an epidemic of stress, overwork, shopping and debt caused by the pursuit of the American Dream. The history of the condition is explored, as well as the advertising and marketing ploys used to sustain it. Men and women from around the country share th

Cast (short)

Madero of Mexico (1942)
This short film chronicles the political life of Francisco Madero.

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