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Cast (feature film)

Jupiter's Darling (1955) as Senator
A beautiful Roman mounts a romantic campaign to halt Hannibal's invasion of the empire.
Timberjack (1955) as Well-to-do man
Tim Shipman returns to his father's logging company only to find his father has been killed, money is owed, and Croft Brunner controls the railroad used to haul out the logs. But he learns the Government restriction on his valuable stand of timber has been lifted. Brunner wants that timber and tries to buy him out. Refusing to sell, Tim makes plans to somehow get the timber out.
Border Ambush (1954) as Judge
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
The Student Prince (1954) as Man in park
A prince falls in love with a barmaid during his last fling before assuming the crown.
Winning of the West (1953) as Manager
Territorial Ranger Gene Autry (Gene Autry) is ordered to protect crusading publisher John Randolph (William Fawcett) and his printer Smiley Burnette (Smiley Burnette) from Art Selbey (Robert Livingston) and Clint Raybold (Gregg Barton), who are using Indian raids as a cover-up for their activities. Randolph is killed by Gene's outlaw brother, using the name of Jack Austin (Richard Crane), who is working for Selby. Believing Gene responsible for her father's death, Ann Randolph (Gail Davis), gets a warrant issued for his arrest. Gene convinces Marshal Hackett (House Peters, Jr.) of his innocence and that he can deliver the real killers, and persuades his mis-led brother Jack to help him capture Selby.
Houdini (1953) as Foreman
The famed magician and escape artist rises to stardom while haunted by the loss of his mother.
O. Henry's Full House (1952) as Butcher
Five stories reveal O. Henry''''s gift for the surprise ending.
Operation Secret (1952) as Bartender
After World War II, a Paris court investigates the murder of Maquis resistance leader Armand Dubois. French agent Marcel Brevoort joins a German agent, a British foreign office member, agent Maria and Maj. Letrec to testify about a mysterious American soldier of fortune, Peter Forrester. Their testimony paints Forrester as a reckless but daring field agent, whose actions influenced a mission in which Dubois was involved.
Rancho Notorious (1952) as Politician
A cowboy infiltrates a bandit hideout in search of his girlfriend's killer.
Jungle Jim in the Forbidden Land (1952) as Quigley
The famed explorer leads an anthropologist to a lost civilization of giants.
Wyoming Roundup (1952) as
Whip Wilson and his friend gain local attention in a small Western town after breaking up a saloon fight.
Washington Story (1952) as
A reporter in search of government corruption falls for a congressman.
The WAC from Walla Walla (1952) as Dr. Winston
Ace in the Hole (1951) as [Sam] Smollett
A small-town reporter milks a local disaster to get back into the big time.
The Scarf (1951) as Sheriff
An escaped mental patient tries to prove he''''s not a serial killer.
According to Mrs. Hoyle (1951) as Watchman
A retired teacher sells her apartment to a group of gangsters.
King of the Bullwhip (1950) as Bartender
Marshals Lash and Fuzzy have been sent to bring in the masked whip wielding El Azote. When Lash displays his ability with his whip, he is hired to impersonate El Azote. This eventually brings the two together for the climatic whip fight.
D.O.A. (1950) as Dr. Matson
The victim of a slow-acting poison tracks down his own killer.
Mule Train (1950) as Clayton Hodges
A prospector discovers natural cement and suggests it should be used for a new dam. But this is the last thing the badmen of Trail End want, as they have a monopoly of the wagons needed to haul rocks to the site. A pretty sheriff notwithstanding, it's a job for a singing marshal.
House by the River (1950) as
A deranged writer murders a maid after she resists his advances. The writer engages his brother's help in hiding the body, and then watches as the brother becomes the prime suspect.
Rock Island Trail (1950) as Mr. Smith
Loumas, president of the Rock Island Trail company, tries to expand his rails into the Midwest but finds resistance of the steamship and stage-coach lines. The malicious Kirby Murrow tries everything to slow down Loumas' progress and doesn't even stop before sabotage. Only Constanze, daughter of banker Strong, believes in his success strong enough to support him financially.
Lonely Hearts Bandits (1950) as Marshal
Two con artists join forces and pose as brother and sister. He then meets rich widows through the "personals" sections of newspapers, marries them, and both kill the widows for their money.
No Way Out (1950) as Reilly
A racist gangster forces a black doctor to tend to his injuries.
Motor Patrol (1950) as George Miller
Over the Border (1950) as Dr. Jonathan Foster
Barbary Pirate (1949) as Captain Crawford
Donald Woods, Trudy Marshall, Lenore Aubert, Stefan Schnabel, John Dehner, Joe Mantell. Major Tom Blake (Donald Woods) travels to Tripoli to unmask the traitor who is selling information about U. S. boat shipments to sea pirates. Joe Mantell went on to achieve fame and a best supporting actor nomination as Ernest Borgnine''s best friend in MARTY.
Shockproof (1949) as Monte
A beautiful ex-con falls for her parole officer while still dating the crook who landed her in prison.
Prince of the Plains (1949) as Doc Summers
The Daring Caballero (1949) as Judge Perkins
Pinky (1949) as Bailiff
A light-skinned black woman returns home after passing for white in nursing school.
House of Strangers (1949) as
After years in prison, Max promises revenge on his brothers for their betrayal. His lover Irene and memories of his past yield him a broader perspective.
Riders in the Sky (1949) as Coroner
When asked about the Ghost Riders song he sings, Gene Autry (Gene Autry) tells this legend: Gene is about to resign as an investigator for the county attorney and go into the cattle business with his pal Chuckawalla Jones (Pat Buttram) but decides instead to help Anne Lawson (Gloria Henry) clear her father, rancher Ralph Lawson (Steve Darrell), of a false murder charge. He looks for the three witnesses who can testify that Lawson shot only in self defense in killing a gambler, but the witnesses are terrorized by another gambler, town boss Rock McCleary (Robert Livingston), who shoots witness Pop Morgan (Tom London.)Fatally wounded, Pop gives Gene the information needed to clear Lawson, then dies crying the "Ghost Riders" are coming for him. Gene then heads for a showdown with McCleary.
The Great Sinner (1949) as Doorman
A young man succumbs to gambling fever.
Look for the Silver Lining (1949) as Backer
Musical biography of Marilyn Miller, who overcame heartache to become a Broadway star.
The Mutineers (1949) as Captain Stanton
Task Force (1949) as Civilian
A naval officer devotes his life to the development of the aircraft carrier.
Flame of Barbary Coast (1945) as Freedman
Duke falls for Flaxen in the Barbary Coast in turn-of-the-century San Francisco. He loses money to crooked gambler Tito, goes home and PL: learns to gamble, and returns. After he makes a fortune he opens his own place with Flaxen as the entertainer. The 1906 quake destroys his place.
God Is My Co-Pilot (1945) as Older man
A flyer dismissed as too old fights to prove himself against the Japanese.
The Strange Affair of Uncle Harry (1945) as Fat salesman
Bachelor Harry Quincey, head designer in a small-town cloth factory, lives with his selfish sisters, glamorous hypochondriac Lettie and querulous widow Hester. His developing relationship with new colleague Deborah Brown promises happiness at last...thwarted by passive, then increasingly active opposition from one sister. Will Harry resort to desperate measures?
Eve Knew Her Apples (1945) as Doctor
A radio star tries to escape the limelight in the car trunk of a reporter who is eager for a story.
Santa Fe Saddlemates (1945) as Governor
Governor Price (Frank Jaquet) sends Sunset Carson (Sunset Carson) to investigate a smuggling ring which is baffling the Border Patrol. Newspaper woman Ann Morton (Linda Stirling) is working incognito in the saloon waiting for a break on the smuggling story. By posing as an expected outlaw named Brazos Kane (Kenne Duncan), Sunset becomes a member of the gang. Ann discovers his real identity and purpose but conceals her knowledge, even from him.
The Vampire's Ghost (1945) as Doctor
Beyond the Pecos (1945) as Ord Tanner
Oil is discovered on the ranch lands causing the dormant Remington-Randall feud to break out again. Lew Remington (Rod Cameron) returns home to find himself embroiled in the struggle. The Randall faction is represented by Bob Randall (Eddie Dew), who is the unwitting tool of John Heydrick (Gene Roth) and his henchmen who have a vested interest in and gains to be made if the feud continues . Both Bob and Lew are in love with Ellen Tanner (Jennifer Holt) who tries to warn both men that they should work together to save the Pecos country from the crooks.
Colorado Pioneers (1945) as Dave Wyatt
In Chicago, Red catches the crook Bull and his two young accomplices. Hoping to reform the boys, he brings them back to the ranch. But upon returning he finds that part of the ranch has been burned and all the hands are quitting.
The Topeka Terror (1945) as Trent Parker
The land-rush opening of the Cherokee Strip brings in its wake a scattering of outlaws and claim jumpers. Among these is a crooked promoter. Trent Parker (Frank Jacquet), and his henchmen who plan a huge swindle by compiling falsified reports, putting the claims of honest settlers into the names of various henchmen. Clay Stevens (Allan Lane), a government agent posing as a drifting cowhand, advises the settlers to organize their resistance. Ben Jode (Roy Barcroft), the gang leader, runs for sheriff so he can gain full control of the town.
The Cherokee Flash (1945) as Dr. Mason
Trail to Vengeance (1945) as Foster Felton
Grissly's Millions (1945) as Robert Palmor, Sr.
A Bell for Adano (1945) as Basile
A major and his men attempt to restore order to the war-torn Italian town of Adano.
Oregon Trail (1945) as George Layton
In Old New Mexico (1945) as
The Cisco Kid (Duncan Renaldo) and Pancho (Martin Garralaga) hold up a stagecoach and kidnap Ellen Roth (Gwen Kenyon). They take the girl, who is wanted on a murder charge, to the mission where Padre Angelo (Pedro de Cordoba) will look after her. She tells Cisco of a mysterious Doctor Willis(Richard Gordon) who called on an aged woman she had been nursing and gave her an overdose of sleeping pills. Convinced that Ellen is innocent, Cisco sets out to prove it. He goes to Bill Hastings (Norman Wills) where he makes a deal to turn Ellen in if Cisco gets part of the money Hastings will inherit when she is convicted. With Ellen safely in jail, Cisco and Pancho force the local newspaper to run a story saying that Doc Willis has been apprehended. Hastings makes another deal with Cisco to kill Ellen before she testifies against Doc.
The Thin Man Goes Home (1945) as Train passenger
On a trip to visit his parents, detective Nick Charles gets mixed up in a murder investigation.
Irish Eyes Are Smiling (1944) as News clerk
Three of a Kind (1944) as Judge
Bowery Champs (1944) as Cartwright
Copy boys Muggs and Glimpy investigate a murder. They locate the ex-wife of the murdered man and become convinced she is innocent. They hide her from the police while they investigate.
Call of the South Seas (1944) as Judge Fator
Silver City Kid (1944) as William Stoner
Molybdenum deposits can make a man rich, but Stoner finds that the deposits run under the Clayton Ranch. Judge Ballard wants the Ranch so he has Garvey shoot Steve. When Ruth blames Stoner for the death of Steve, Ballard shoots Stoner and puts the blame on Ruth, who is holding the gun. This way, Ballard has no partners. While Garvey tries to shoot Jack over and over, Jack is looking for evidence to clear Ruth and convict Ballard.
Beneath Western Skies (1944) as Samuel Webster
None Shall Escape (1944) as Dr. Matek
A Nazi officer on trial for war crimes thinks back on his past.
The Seventh Cross (1944) as Herr Schmitt
Seven men escape from a concentration camp and fight their way to freedom.
Call of the Rockies (1944) as Dr. Lee
Sunset Carson's first western and, despite the misleading video box that indicates otherwise, he was billed as Sonny Carson and was billed 2nd behind Smiley Burnette. Republic dropped the "Sonny" but he was also billed beneath Burnette in three more films---Bordertown Trail, Code of the Prairie and Firebrands of Arizona---released between July and December of 1944, when Burnette and Republic parted company and Carson was given his own series that featured no continuing sidekick actor. Burnette was off the screen from that point until February of 1946 when he made the first of his co-starring Durango Kid films with Charles Starrett. This film finds Sunset Carson (as Sonny Carson) meeting and teaming up with Frog Millhouse (Smiley Burnette) who is driving supplies in to Placer City for wealthy mining-equipment man J. B. Murdock (Harry Woods.) Through a runaway horse ruse, the supplies are hi-jacked by Marjorie Malloy (Ellen Hall) and her companion Ned Crane (Kirk Alyn.) Murdock has foreclosed on most of the miners on Round Nugget Hill and is withholding needed supplies from the rest. Marjorie and Crain are robbing Murdock's wagons to give supplies to the miners. Murdock and kindly-town doctor Lee (Frank Jaquet) are in cahoots to take over all the local mining operations, but Sunset and Frog, with whiskers and posing as a French mining engineer, soon have all the wrongs righted.
Girl Crazy (1943) as Roly-poly man
A womanizing playboy finds true love when he's sent to a desert college.
The Meanest Man in the World (1943) as Client
Compassionate small-town lawyer Richard Clarke moves to New York City to seek his fortune, but is unsuccessful until he takes a friend's advice and tries to convince the world he's a ruthless heel. Suddenly he's the most popular lawyer in town -- but he could lose his fiancée.
Corregidor (1943) as Priest
Mission to Moscow (1943) as Dutch banker
True story of U.S. Ambassador Joseph E. Davies' attempts to forge a wartime alliance with the Soviet Union.
Someone to Remember (1943) as Man in the store
Ten Gentlemen from West Point (1942) as Senator
Among those who are fighting to have Congress re-establish the military academy at West Point in the beginning of the nineteenth century is a young Washington socialite, Carolyn Bainbridge (Maureen O'Hara). Congress resolves to revive the Academy on a one-year trial basis. Major Sam Carter (Laird Cregar), a martinet who doesn't believe a college can produce real fighting men, is made the Commandant, and determines to make soldiers - or failures - out of the small band of cadets, by enforcing stringent disciplinary action. Among the cadets are Howard Shelton (John Sutton), Carolyn's fiancee, and Dawson (George Montgomery), a Kentucky frontiersman. There is bad blood between the two from the start, and matters are worsened when Dawson falls in love with Carolyn. Many of the cadets resign, under the discouraging conditions and grueling punishment that is part of Carter's plan to make the school hard and the exercises difficult, and the number of cadets left is down to ten. Word arrives that the Indian chief Tecumseh (Noble Johnson) has gone on the warpath, and Carter is ordered to take part in quelling the rebellion, and to include the cadets along with the regular Bombadiers. Shelton, on patrol, is shot at by an Indian, and hot-headedly leaves his post in pursuit. Dawson leaves to bring him back followed by Major Carter who is captured by the Indians. Using tactics learned at West Point, the small band of cadets attack and demoralize the much larger Indian force, and succeed in rescuing Carter, and Dawson is wounded. Carter is grateful for the actions taken by the band, but says that Shelton and Dawson cannot remain as cadets since they had violated the rules by leaving their posts, and would be a bad precedent for future cadets. Carolyn has come to the Point to marry the unsuspecting Dawson, who thought she loved Shelton.
Tales of Manhattan (1942) as Musician
New Yorkers from all walks of life come into contact with a supposedly cursed tailcoat.
Ice-Capades Revue (1942) as Operator
The Magnificent Dope (1942) as
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?
City of Silent Men (1942) as Judge
Raiders of the Range (1942) as Sam Daggett
Call of the Canyon (1942) as Doc Hooper
In Old California (1942) as Dr. Glaggett
Boston pharmacist Tom Craig comes to Sacramento, where he runs afoul of local political boss Britt Dawson, who exacts protection payment from the citizenry. Dawson frames Craig with poisoned medicine, but Craig redeems himself during a Gold Rush epidemic.
Tennessee Johnson (1942) as Reporter
Biography of Andrew Johnson, who followed Abraham Lincoln into office and became the first U.S. president ever to be impeached.
Back Street (1941) as Dick
A woman accepts life in the shadows as the price for her affair with a married man.
No Greater Sin (1941) as Dr. [Henry] Hobson
Redhead (1941) as T. H. Brown, Sr.
Meet John Doe (1941) as Police sergeant
A reporter's fraudulent story turns a tramp into a national hero and makes him a pawn of big business.
Father Takes a Wife (1941) as Innkeeper
A famous actress has to win over her ready-made family when she weds a shipping magnate.
Mr. District Attorney in the Carter Case (1941) as Pop, the stage doorman
Double Trouble (1941) as John Whitmore
The owner of an American bean cannery and his wife are expecting the arrival of two orphans from war-torn England, but the "youngsters" arrive and are two addled-brain adults, Albert (Harry Langdon) and Alfred Prattle (Charles Rogers). Making a worse deal out of a bad one, the owner puts them to work in his cannery where, among other mishaps, they manage to place a $100,000 gem in a can of beans. The word gets out and customers, hoping to buy the can with the gem, clear the market place of the company's beans.
Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet (1940) as Banker
True story of the German scientist who devoted his life to curing syphilis.
Misbehaving Husbands (1940) as Wilbur Drake
Black Friday (1940) as Fat man at bar
When his friend Professor Kingsely (Ridges) is at deaths door, brain surgeon Dr. Sovac (Karloff) saves his life by means of an illegal operation that transplants part of injured gangster Red Cannon's brain. Unfortunately, the operation has a disasterous Jeckll and Hyde side effect and under certain conditions the persona of Cannon emerges. Sovac soon learns of the duel personality and of half a million dollars the gangster has hidden away. He attempts to find the money through the manipulation of his friend, an attempt that brings Kingsley closer to madness as he alternates between a meek professor of english and a brutal gangster out for murderous revenge on those who tried to kill him.
Convicted Woman (1940) as Department store manager
An innocent woman sent to prison becomes the focus of a prison-reform movement.
The Ghost Comes Home (1940) as Mayor
A man who''''s presumed dead returns to his family.
The Amazing Mr. Williams (1939) as
The mayor's secretary competes with her homicide detective fiancé's devotion to his job.
The Story of Alexander Graham Bell (1939) as Banker
Alexander Graham Bell pursues his greatest inventions so he can marry the woman he loves.
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) as Senator Byron
An idealistic Senate replacement takes on political corruption.
Dust Be My Destiny (1939) as Abe Connors
A young misfit lands on a prison chain gang and falls for the foreman's daughter.
Eternally Yours (1939) as Doctor
A woman is swept off her feet by a magician, and finds the results less than magical.
The Big Guy (1939) as First citizen
The Man They Could Not Hang (1939) as Fat man
A mad scientist uses an artificial heart pump he invented to seek revenge after he is executed.
Stand Up and Fight (1939) as Bartender
A southern aristocrat clashes with a driver transporting stolen slaves to freedom.
Stanley and Livingstone (1939) as Senator
An American newspaper searches Africa for a lost explorer.
Racket Busters (1938) as Doctor
A mobster tries to take over the trucking business.
Kentucky (1938) as Banker
A Romeo and Juliet love story set amidst horseracing.
Shine on Harvest Moon (1938) as [Homer] Sheldon
The one time partnership between two men has turned into a full fledged range war. Roy is the son of one of the former partners, the heroine is daughter to the other. The film featured and debuted the then popular radio duo Lulubelle and Scotty.
Crime School (1938) as Commissioner
A crusading warden sets out to improve conditions at a reform school.
My Lucky Star (1938) as Burton
The son (Romero) of a department store owner enrolls the store's sports clerk (Henie) at a university to use her as an advertisement for their fashion department. She falls for a teacher (Greene) and gets expelled.
Torchy Blane in Panama (1938) as Second Leopard
An ambitious newspaper woman traces bank robbers to an ocean liner.
Strange Faces (1938) as Henry Evans
Hold That Co-Ed (1938) as Jenks
While running for governor a politician aids a needy college by plotting to assure victory for their football team. Though to be a parody of Huey Long and his machine.
Test Pilot (1938) as Motor expert
An irresponsible test pilot's wife and best friend try to get him to grow up.
A Man to Remember (1938) as Apron-wearing man watching funeral cortege
A small-town doctor fights crooked politicians during a polio epidemic.
When Were You Born (1938) as Pisces, Feb 19-Mar 21 [Sgt. Kelly]
An astrologer tries to help the police catch a killer.
Penrod's Double Trouble (1938) as Sheriff
A missing boy''''s lookalike takes his place and raises havoc.
Mannequin (1937) as Stage doorman
A small-time crook's wife falls for a shipping magnate.
War Is a Racket (1934) as Minister
A band of settlers on the Oregon Trail is attacked by outlaws, who steal their horses. The horses are returned and the outlaws chased off by three cowboys who just happen to pass by. Years later, the three cowboys again save the settlers when they are threatened by some rebellious farmworkers.

Cast (short)

Party Fever (1938)
In this comedic short, a group of children compete to become mayor for a day.
Maid for a Day (1936)
In this musical short, a fading Broadway entertainer takes a job as a maid. Vitaphone Release 1973-1974.

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