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Cast (feature film)

1.
Macao (1952) as Dutch tourist
A man on the run in the Far East is mistaken for an undercover cop.
2.
Appointment with Danger (1951) as Fat man
Relentless postal inspector Al Goddard is set to Gary, Indiana, when another officer is murdered. He must find the nun who witnessed the murder, then infiltrate the gang by convincing them he is a postal inspector gone bad.
3.
The Lady and the Bandit (1951) as Ramsey Jostin
A dramatization of the life of the English bandit Dick Turpin.
4.
Anne of the Indies (1951) as Innkeeper
LaRochelle, a former pirate captain, is caught by the British. To get his ship back, he works as a spy against other pirates, first of all Blackbeard and Providence. He works on some ships, crossing the Caribbean sea, with the intention of being enchained, when a pirate ship is in sight, to make them believe he's an enemy of the British. One day, his ship is conquered by Captain Providence. What nobody knew before, Providence is a (beautiful, of course) woman. She believes his story and so he joins her crew. But Blackbeard, her fatherly friend, doesn't believe him. Providence and LaRochelle fall in love, although he is married. When LaRochelle tries to deliver her to the British, she forebodes the trap, kidnaps his wife and escapes. As for revenge, she wants to sell his wife on a slave-market. LaRochell gets his ship and his crew back and follows her. ...
5.
Lullaby of Broadway (1951) as Gus
A star's former servants try to keep her daughter from learning of her fate.
6.
Tarzan and the Slave Girl (1950) as Eunuch
A dying tribe kidnaps the jungle king's wife to help replenish their numbers.
7.
Samson and Delilah (1950) as Fat man
Epic re-telling of the story of the Biblical strongman laid low by love.
8.
The Beautiful Blonde from Bashful Bend (1949) as Hoodlum
Saloon-bar singer Freddie gets very angry whenever boyfriend Blackie seems to be playing around. She always packs a six-shooter, so this is bad news for anything that happens to be in the way. As this is usually the local judge's rear-end, Freddie and friend Conchita are soon hiding out teaching school in the middle of nowhere.
9.
The Exile (1947) as Card player
A deposed king fights for his life while hiding out at a farm.
10.
The Shocking Miss Pilgrim (1947) as Office clerk
In the late 1800s, Miss Pilgrim, a young stenographer, or typewriter, becomes the first female employee at a Boston shipping office. Although the men object to her at first, she soon charms them all, especially the handsome young head of the company. Their romance gets sidetracked when she becomes involved in the Women's Suffrage movement.
11.
It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog (1946) as Man in delicatessen
Reporter Henry Barton, just out of the Army, is chagrined to be made Science Editor while his old crime reporter job goes to Bess. Against orders, Henry probes a racketeering case, and is in a Brooklyn tavern when beautiful Julia comes in with a well-trained Doberman Pinscher and with the dog's aid proceeds to rob the place... or does she? More complications ensue, with a "battle of the sexes" undertone.
12.
Yolanda and the Thief (1945) as Male escort
A con man poses as a Latin American heiress'''' guardian angel.
13.
The Very Thought of You (1944) as Young father
In-law problems threaten a wartime marriage.
14.
The Great Moment (1944) as Patient with swollen jaw
A 19th-century dentist sets out to find a painless method for pulling teeth in this true story.
15.
The Miracle of Morgan's Creek (1944) as
During World War II, a 4F tries to help the woman he loves cover up a surprise pregnancy.
16.
The Woman in the Window (1944) as Club member
A seductive woman gets an innocent professor mixed up in murder.
17.
Two Girls and a Sailor (1944) as Fat man
Singing sisters create a World War II canteen and become rivals for the same man.
18.
You Can't Ration Love (1944) as Fat man
Because of the war, there aren't enough men at Adams College for all the girls, but Betty (Betty Jane Rhodes as Betty Rhodes) has no difficulties as she has a monopoly on stud-athlete Pete (Bill Edwards). The other girls, particularly Marian (Marjorie Weaver), think this is unfair, so Marian institutes a system of rationing dates. Pete is rated as thirty points and Betty is furious as the other girls bypass the 4-F's and slide-rule geeks to save their ration points to date Pete. Betty drafts him for the Varsity Show, but when the pressure of preparing for the show hurts his studies, Marian volunteers to tutor him and has him all to herself. Scholarly John "Two-Point" Simpson (Johnny Johnston as Johnnie Johnston) auditions and, since he isn't hep to the jive, is laughed off the stage. Betty helps him and soon "Two-Point" is in the groove and makes a hit, and Betty discovers she is in love with him. The faculty cancels the date-rationing plan and Johnnie, whose point value has gone up, thinks Betty is the cause of the ruling and dates Marian for spite. Betty broods and knits booties for her sister's baby, but conveys the impression to Marian that she is to have a baby. Johnnie learns he is the "suspected" father and, thinking it is another of Betty's tricks, plans to leave school. The other girls, led by Bubbles (Marie Wilson), are worried about Betty's future stigma and round up a justice of the peace and Johnnie. Betty confesses the hoax, and the girls start squabbling over the available-again Johnnie, while Betty and Johnnie make use of the still-available Justice of the Peace.
19.
Heavenly Days (1944) as Fat man
When they''''re named Mr. and Mrs. Average Man, a small-town couple embarks on a whirlwind tour of Washington.
20.
Whistling in Brooklyn (1943) as Suspicious man
A radio sleuth infiltrates the Brooklyn Dodgers to solve a murder.
21.
The Pride of the Yankees (1943) as Spectator at ballgame
Baseball legend Lou Gehrig faces a crippling disease at the height of his success.
22.
Reunion in France (1942) as Tourist
A Frenchwoman tries to help a downed U.S. flyer escape the Nazis.
23.
The Palm Beach Story (1942) as Seventh member Ale and Quail Club
To finance her husband's career, a married woman courts an eccentric millionaire.
24.
Crime and Punishment (1935) as
A young student murders for money then tries to escape his guilt and a brilliant detective.
25.
Goin' to Town (1935) as Homely polo player
When her fiancée Buck Gonzales is killed, dance hall queen Cleo Borden inherits his wealth. Included are oil wells supervised by British engineer Carrington, whom Cleo sets out to win by becoming a "lady." She races her horse in Buenos Aires, gains social position by loveless marriage to bankrupt Colton, and even sings in an opera. But when she meets Carrington again, he's become the Earl of Stratton...

Cast (short)

26.
The Seesaw and the Shoes (1945)
This short film shows how two objects, the seesaw and a pair of shoes, led to important discoveries.
27.
Grandpa Called It Art (1944)
This short film looks at changing definitions of art in the U.S.
28.
The Voice That Thrilled the World (1943)
This short film traces the history of sound in the movies, featuring snippets from early sound pictures. Vitaphone Release 1179A.
29.
Life in Sometown, U.S.A. (1938)
This short film takes a look at strange yet still existing laws in the U.S.A.

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