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Cast (feature film)

Our Hearts Were Growing Up (1946) as Doorman
Cornelia and Emily, at college in the early 1920s, have triangle trouble with their beaus. Their affairs become entangled with those of a chance-met, kindly bootlegger. Much of the humor derives from pre-Roaring Twenties naivity.
Girl on the Spot (1946) as Clancy
Eleven Gilbert & Sullivan numbers are melded within the murder-mystery plot of "Girl on the Spot", with a result that either G&S and/or the plot are always seemingly on stage-wait or in the wings awaiting a cue. Lois Collier is the girl-on-the-spot of the title because she was on the scene of a murder. The police conclude she didn't do it and they use her to set a trap for the real killer, a G&S addict, by financing a Broadway production starring Collier. The police department evidently found the money for financing a Broadway show under "Misc.Expenses" in the city budget.
No Leave, No Love (1946) as Conductor
During a whirlwind two-day pass in New York, a sailor falls in love with an Englishwoman.
Swing Parade of 1946 (1946) as Policeman
Carol Lawrence (Gale Storm), an aspiring singer, goes to a new night club owned by Danny Warren (Phil Regan), whose father Daniel Warren (Russell Hicks) doesn't approve of the club and wants Danny to join him in the family business. Carol is suspected of being a process server and is thrown out of the club. An extremely long arm of coincidence leads her to the elder Warren's office and he hires her as a process server. She returns but gets a singing job this time so foregoes serving the cease-and-desist notice. The Three Stooges are on hand as waiters and Connee Boswell, Louis Jordan, Will Osborne and Mary Treen provide the music and songs in addition to Gale Storn on "Oh, Buddy" and "On the Sunny Side of the Street."
Because of Him (1946) as Police sergeant
A beautiful young woman, an aspiring actress, trick a famous stage star into signing a letter recommending her talents to a producer friend, with amusing results.
Earl Carroll Sketchbook (1946) as Pop Edgar
Badman's Territory (1946) as Judge
A sheriff and a newspaperwoman take on a band of outlaws invading the Oklahoma panhandle.
Nothing But Trouble (1945) as Guard
A pair of dimwits get jobs as servants to a boy king whose life is in danger.
Anchors Aweigh (1945) as Old cop
A pair of sailors on leave try to help a movie extra become a singing star.
Man Alive (1945) as Uncle Barney
A man thought dead returns as a ghost to scare off his wife's suitors.
The Thin Man Goes Home (1945) as Railroad clerk
On a trip to visit his parents, detective Nick Charles gets mixed up in a murder investigation.
They Were Expendable (1945) as Bartender at the Manila Hotel
A Navy commander fights to prove the battle-worthiness of the PT boat at the start of World War II.
Captain Eddie (1945) as Policeman
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.
Music for Millions (1945) as Railroad conductor
A pregnant musician awaits her husband's return from World War II.
Mama Loves Papa (1945) as O'Connell
A wimp named playground commissioner takes on corrupt city officials.
Beyond the Pecos (1945) as Ed Remington
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.
Come Out Fighting (1945) as [Tom] Riley
Delightfully Dangerous (1945) as Handyman at railroad station
The Clock (1945) as Guard at desk
A G.I. en route to Europe falls in love during a whirlwind two-day leave in New York City.
The Phantom Speaks (1945) as Dan, a guard
A Medal for Benny (1945) as Chief of police
River Gang (1945) as Police captain
Blonde Ransom (1945) as Policeman
The Scarlet Clue (1945) as Capt. Flynn
Charlie Chan tracks down a spy ring that has stolen plans for a new radar system.
Cover Girl (1944) as Doorman
A nightclub dancer makes it big in modeling, leaving her dancer boyfriend behind.
The Impatient Years (1944) as Old man
A feuding couple re-creates their courtship in hopes of falling back in love.
U-Boat Prisoner (1944) as Cleric captain
Rogues Gallery (1944) as [Lt. Daniel] O'Day
Music in Manhattan (1944) as Justice of Peace
An actress''''s publicist starts a rumor that she''''s a war hero''''s secret bride.
The Adventures of Mark Twain (1944) as
Twain moves from Mississippi riverboats to the Gold Rush to literary immortality.
Buffalo Bill (1944) as Muldoon, policeman
This film follows the legendary story of William "Buffalo Bill" Cody, from buffalo hunter to wild west showman.
Show Business (1944) as Bartender
Four vaudevillians struggle to make it to the big time.
Irish Eyes Are Smiling (1944) as Policeman
Bowery to Broadway (1944) as Policeman
Louisiana Hayride (1944) as Officer Conlon
In hopes of becoming a movie star, a country girl follows two con men to Hollywood.
Christmas Holiday (1944) as Policeman
The Merry Monahans (1944) as Policeman
The Whistler (1944) as Dock watchman
A grieving widower hires an assassin to kill him only to have his late wife turn up alive.
Pin Up Girl (1944) as Stage doorman
A USO girl poses as a Broadway star to snare a war hero.
It Happened Tomorrow (1944) as Mulcahey
A newspaper editor writes headlines that predict the future.
Can't Help Singing (1944) as Policeman
A senator''''s daughter follows her boyfriend in the days of the California gold rush.
Make Your Own Bed (1944) as Policeman
Detectives masquerade as butler and maid to get the goods on a crook.
Army Wives (1944) as
Destiny (1944) as Grogan
No Time for Love (1943) as Pop Murphy
A sophisticated reporter hires the construction worker she accidentally got fired.
Sweet Rosie O'Grady (1943) as Barney
When a reporter exposes her past in burlesque, a musical theatre star sets out for revenge.
Shantytown (1943) as Dugan
She Has What It Takes (1943) as Capt. Pat O'Neal
An aspiring actress pretends to be a beloved stage star''''s daughter.
Frontier Badmen (1943) as Sheriff
Nearly Eighteen (1943) as Judge
Singer pretends to be younger so she can enter a music school.
You Can't Beat the Law (1943) as Duncan
Murder in Times Square (1943) as Meehan
A stage actor tries to solve a bizarre series of murders.
After Midnight with Boston Blackie (1943) as Police lieutenant
A reformed thief gets himself arrested fetching some jewels for a friend.
City Without Men (1943) as Captain
Jack London (1943) as Capt. Allen
Episodes in the novelist's life: In 1890, young Jack London quits a cannery job to try oyster piracy. Later, he signs on for a sealing voyage, tries Yukon prospecting and a brief university career, loving and leaving women along the way. Instead of riches, he gets story ideas. Suddenly, he finds success and a delectable lady; but the urge to adventure won't let him go.
Nobody's Darling (1943) as Policeman
The Good Fellows (1943) as Roman
The title of Grand Caesar in the Ancient Order of Noblest Romans of Wakefield, Indiana keeps Jim "Pop" Helton (Cecil Kellaway) so involved and distracted that he forgets to pay the family's bills, nearly makes a shambles of a real estate deal his oldest daughter, Ethel (Helen Walker)is working on,almost wrecks her romance with Captain Tom Drayson (James Brown), and gets involved in a game with a pool shark in an effort to raise the remaining $75 of the $6,750 needed (that they didn't have) by the Wakefield Lodge to host the national convention of the Noblest Romans.
It Ain't Hay (1943) as Policeman
A Stranger in Town (1943) as Sergeant
A Supreme Court justice on vacation takes on crooked small-town politicians.
The Amazing Mrs. Holliday (1943) as Shipbuilding executive
Reap the Wild Wind (1942) as Captain in the coffee shop
Two sailors vie for the affections of a southern temptress while fighting off pirates.
The Spoilers (1942) as Sea captain
An Alaskan prospector fights a crooked federal agent for a beautiful saloon singer.
Wild Bill Hickok Rides (1942) as
The Western hero takes on a ruthless land baron whose henchmen killed his best friend.
Nazi Agent (1942) as Captian
An Allied sympathizer discovers his twin brother is a Nazi spy.
I Married a Witch (1942) as Fire chief
A 300-year-old witch wreaks havoc when she falls in love with a young politician.
In Old California (1942) as Town marshal
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.
Night Monster (1942) as Cap Beggs
A man uses mind over matter to replace his legs, then hunts the doctors who took them.
Lady in a Jam (1942) as Faro Bill
X Marks the Spot (1942) as Sgt. Timothy J. Delaney
The Sombrero Kid (1942) as Tom Holden, Sr.
A U.S. marshal is murdered by a gang run by the town boss. The marshal's son poses as an outlaw to infiltrate the gang and bring them to justice.
It Happened in Flatbush (1942) as Collins
A disgraced ball player turns a Brooklyn team into champions.
The Lone Star Ranger (1942) as Bartender
Fingers at the Window (1942) as Officer O'Garrity
A magician uses hypnosis to create an army of murderers.
North to the Klondike (1942) as Officer of the river boat
Moonlight in Havana (1942) as Mac
Singing Johnny Norton (Allan Jones) is the star catcher of the Blue Sox baseball team but he is suspended because of insubordination. Producer Barney Crane (William Frawley) hears Johnny singing and signs him to appear with Gloria Jackson (Jane Frazee), with the promise their first engagement will be in Havana. Johnny, hoping to get his baseball job back, is anxious to get to Cuba where the Blue Sox are having spring training. Patsy Clark (Marjorie Lord), daughter of Blue Sox owner, Joe Clark (Wade Boteler), helps Johnny get another chance with the team. But Johnny has fallen in love with Gloria and hates to walk out on his singing contract. Johnny's troubles are solved when rain prevents the important All-Star exhibition game which was scheduled for the same evening.
Holiday Inn (1942) as Doorman
When he loses in love, a song-and-dance man retires from show business to run a country inn.
The Forest Rangers (1942) as Lumberman
Ranger Don Stuart fights a forest fire with timber boss friend Tana 'Butch' Mason, and finds evidence of arson. He suspects Twig Dawson but can't prove it. Butch loves Don but he, poor fool, won't notice her as a woman; instead he meets socialite Celia in town and elopes with her. The action plot (Don's pursuit of the fire starter) parallels Tana's comic efforts to scare tenderfoot Celia back to the city.
Joe Smith, American (1942) as Old man
Nazi spies in search of government secrets kidnap a munitions worker.
For Me and My Gal (1942) as Doorman at the Palace Theatre
An unscrupulous song-and-dance man uses his partner and his best friend to get ahead.
Yokel Boy (1942) as Policeman
Marry the Bo$$'$ Daughter (1941) as Policeman
Young man from Kansas (Edwards) goes to New York to work for his tycoon-hero (Barbier). His superiors won't listen to his ideas about business, but the boss and his daughter (Joyce) do.
Glamour Boy (1941) as Policeman at stage door
Marathon Pictures is stuck with Billy Doran (Darryl Hickman), Whiz Quiz radio show star but a flop in Hollywood. Ex-child star Tiny Barlow (Jackie Cooper) suggests that the studio remake "Skippy", the film that made him famous, with himself as coach for little Billy. A. J. Colder (Walter Abel), Marathon's Mighty Mogul, agrees. Joan Winslow (Susanna Foster), a contract player who has never had a part, is picked to replace balky Brenda Lee (Ann Gillis) in Marathon's monster musical of the year. Tiny poses as a big shot and takes credit for getting Joan the role. They are soon seen everywhere together as Tiny is taking advantage of her publicity build-up for his own gain, until he suddenly finds out he is in love with her and confesses his duplicity. This occurs when Colder has forbid Joan to see Tiny anymore, directing her to only be seen with important people who can help her career, and Tiny thinks it is because she has dumped him. He enters into a conspiracy with Brenda's agent, Mickey Fadden (John Gallaudet), to make Brenda give up her strike and accept the role Colder gave Joan. She does and Tiny is given the role of her leading man. But he is unhappy about what he has done in costing Joan her big chance, plus his old friend, Georgie Clemons (Jackie Searle) who used to play the mean kid in Tiny's films is also replaced. Faced with the taunts of the production crew because of what he helped engineer and broken hearted about Joan, Tiny walks out on the picture, climbs into his automobile and heads for parts unknown. Little Billy, who adores him, stows away in the luggage compartment. Billy, the high IQ kid, has devised a scheme to set everything right.
Life Begins for Andy Hardy (1941) as Watchman
A small-town boy tries life in the big city before going to college.
Pacific Blackout (1941) as Desk sergeant
It Started with Eve (1941) as Conductor
To please his dying father, a man hires a hatcheck girl to pose as his fiancée.
Back Street (1941) as Station master
A woman accepts life in the shadows as the price for her affair with a married man.
The Cowboy and the Blonde (1941) as Watchman
Rodeo rider Lank tries his hand at movie making. Spoiled established star Crystal throws tantrums, but after the rodeo she's easy for Lank to handle. It's the "Taming of the Shrew" Hollywood style.
Whistling in the Dark (1941) as Policeman
A radio detective is kidnapped and forced to plan the perfect murder.
Blues in the Night (1941) as Bill, the bartender
The members of a traveling jazz band try to keep their leader from drinking himself to death.
Flight from Destiny (1941) as Jailer
An elderly professor with six months to live plots a murder to reunite two young lovers.
Honky Tonk (1941) as Man at tar party
A young girl falls for a western gambler.
Out of the Fog (1941) as Officer Magruder
A racketeer terrorizes a small fishing community until he falls in love with a fisherman's daughter.
Red River Valley (1941) as Sheriff Sutherland
Ranchers, with the help of Roy, raise money to build a reservoir but lose it to a gambler through a crooked stock deal. Songs include the title song, "Love Begins at Sunset on the Trail," "Lily of the Hillbilly Valley," "When Payday Rolls Around," and "Chant of the Wanderer."
The Gang's All Here (1941) as Pop Wallace
Trucker friends try to survive a series of attacks by saboteurs.
Double Cross (1941) as Captain Murray
You'll Never Get Rich (1941) as Stage doorman
A Broadway dancing team splits up when the male dancer is drafted.
Unholy Partners (1941) as Inspector Brody
A gangster helps pay a tabloid editor's debts to gain control of the paper.
The Feminine Touch (1941) as Policeman on subway
An author writing a book on jealousy discovers his wife is an expert on the subject.
Sierra Sue (1941) as George Larrabee
Gene is a government inspector looking into what's killing cattle. The ranchers want to burn the area to clear of a poisonous weed, but Gene favors chemical spray from an airplane.
The Maltese Falcon (1941) as Policeman
Hard-boiled detective Sam Spade gets caught up in the murderous search for a priceless statue.
The Get-Away (1941) as Mac
A jailed cop befriends a mob chieftain and stages a breakout with him.
Mr. Dynamite (1941) as Police captain
Rise and Shine (1941) as Policeman
The college president, the head cheerleader and a gambling gangster try to keep a flunking football star in the game.
Unexpected Uncle (1941) as Police sergeant
A bored retiree decides to play matchmaker.
Footsteps in the Dark (1941) as Harbor captain
An aspiring mystery writer stumbles on to a real murder.
Lillian Russell (1940) as Stage doorman
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.
Love Thy Neighbor (1940) as Turnkey
Jack Benny (Himself) is preparing his New Year's Eve radio broadcast but takes time out to take his valet Rochester (Eddie Anderson) to meet his girlfriend Josephine (Theresa) arriving on a steamer. Fred Allen (Himself) and his sister Barbara (Verree Teasdale) are also enroute to the dock to meet Barbara's daughter Mary (Mary Martin), returning from a personal appearance tour in South America. Josephine is her maid. Their cars get involved in an accident and, in a bumping contest, Fred reduces Jack's old Maxwell to junk, and is taken to jail. Mary loses her dress in an accident and Jack offers to get her another one, but winds up being arrested for stealing. Barbara tells Mary that Fred is a nervous wreck because of Jack's continual slander of him on Jack's radio program. Jack hires the Merry Macs (Joe McMichael, Judd McMichael, Ted McMichael, Helen Carroll) away from Fred and Fred decides to go to Miami for a rest. Jack decides to open his radio program from Miami. They meet, have another brawl, and end up in jail again. The two are in a motorboat accident where both are knocked unconscious and Mary, in an effort to end the feud, tells Fred that Jack saved his life. They have dinner together at Fred's apartment and Rochester, whom Fred has hired away from Jack, appears and the feud is on again.
Johnny Apollo (1940) as Guard
A Wall Street broker is jailed for embezzling. His college graduate son then turns to crime to raise money for his father's release.
High School (1940) as Policeman
Youth Will Be Served (1940) as Second revenue officer
A southern girl (Withers) goes to a National Youth Association camp after her father goes to jail for bootlegging. When a mean tycoon tries to buy the campground for himself she stages a show which endears her to him. Then her father escapes and catches the crooks who took the tycoon's money, all is saved.
A Dispatch from Reuters (1940) as Reporter
An entrepreneur builds an international news agency.
The Grapes of Wrath (1940) as Spencer
Oklahoma farmers dispossessed during the Depression fight for better lives in California.
Little Nellie Kelly (1940) as Dooley
The daughter of Irish immigrants patches up differences between her father and grandfather and rises to the top on Broadway.
Beyond Tomorrow (1940) as Sergeant
A ghost tries to smooth the way for two young lovers he knew during his lifetime.
Barnyard Follies (1940) as Fire inspector
I Take This Oath (1940) as Deputy Inspector Mike Hannigan
West of Carson City (1940) as Judge Harkins
When a gold strike turns a ghost town into a boom town, Gorman arrives to open his crooked gambling hall and Judge Harkins arrives to bring law and order. Jim Bannister is aiding the Judge by bringing in Gorman's outlaws and to lure Jim into a trap, Gorman's men kidnap the Judge and his daughter for bait.
Son of Roaring Dan (1940) as ["Roaring"] Dan McPhail
East of the River (1940) as Patrolman Shanahan
A young gangster and his honest brother fall for the same woman.
Black Diamonds (1940) as Fred Norton
The Captain Is a Lady (1940) as Clem
When a sea captain has to send his wife to a women''''s home, he dresses as a lady to be with her.
Castle on the Hudson (1940) as Clyde Burton
A hardened crook behind bars comes up against a reform-minded warden.
Enemy Agent (1940) as Doorman
Street of Memories (1940) as Detective
Double Alibi (1940) as McCarthy
Pop Always Pays (1940) as Police lieutenant
A man will only allow his daughter to marry if her fiance can raise $1,000.
Virginia City (1940) as Southerner
A rebel spy poses as a wild West dance hall girl.
Dodge City (1939) as Mail clerk
A soldier of fortune takes on the corrupt boss of a Western town.
Missing Evidence (1939) as Policeman
Calling Dr. Kildare (1939) as Policeman
A young doctor treats a gangster and falls for the man's kid sister.
Let Us Live (1939) as Cop
Two wrongly convicted men are sentenced to death.
Rulers of the Sea (1939) as Constable Dunn
Blackwell's Island (1939) as Guard
A reporter gets himself sent to prison to expose a mobster.
Stagecoach (1939) as Editor
A group of disparate passengers battle personal demons and each other while racing through Indian country.
Ambush (1939) as Deputy
The Kid from Kokomo (1939) as Old cop
A fight manager decides his client needs a family for publicity purposes.
On Trial (1939) as Jailer
A novice lawyer must defend a killer.
King of Chinatown (1939) as Pat, the doorman
Inside Information (1939) as Casey
Smuggled Cargo (1939) as Kincaid
Yes, My Darling Daughter (1939) as Sergeant Murphy
A freethinker''''s liberal ways are tested when her daughter announces plans for a premarital fling.
King of the Turf (1939) as Sgt. Branningan
Blondie Brings Up Baby (1939) as Police captain
Blondie and Dagwood Bumstead lose Baby Dumpling as well as Daisy the dog.
The Adventures of Jane Arden (1939) as Irishman
A reporter poses as a jewel smuggler to unmask a criminal gang.
Hell's Kitchen (1939) as Hardy
An ex-con tries to help a group of hardened juvenile delinquents.
Ex-Champ (1939) as Policeman
Here I Am a Stranger (1939) as Policeman
Each Dawn I Die (1939) as Mac
A crusading reporter becomes a hardened convict when he's framed.
Unmarried (1939) as Watchman
Scandal Sheet (1939) as McHale
You Can't Get Away with Murder (1939) as Keeper Burns
A young tough takes the rap for a hardened gangster.
Unexpected Father (1939) as Mr. Callahan
Jimmy Hanley (Dennis O'Keefe) learns that his former dancing partner has been killed, leaving a baby boy Sandy (Sandra Lee Henville as Baby Sandy), so he takes the baby to live with him and his roommate Boris Bebenko (Mischa Auer). Theatre manager Allen Rand (Donald Briggs) threatens to fire Jimmy for neglecting his work, but Jimmy's girlfriend Diana (Shirley Ross) squares things by going to dinner with Rand over Jimmy's objections. Sandy catches measles and the quarantine causes Jimmy and Boris to miss a big audition.
When Tomorrow Comes (1939) as Policeman
Young Mr. Lincoln (1939) as Mr. Clay
The future president considers a political career while practicing law.
Little Tough Guy (1938) as Truant officer
The son of a man sentenced to death for a murder he didn't commit vows to become a criminal himself. He starts his own street gang, and their crime spree is financed by a mysterious young man--who turns out to be the son of the District Attorney who sent the boy's father to the electric chair.
Hunted Men (1938) as Traffic cop
Hollywood Hotel (1938) as Hollywood Bowl watchman
A small-town boy wins a Hollywood talent contest.
The Sisters (1938) as Editor
Three western girls make unhappy marriages at the turn of the century.
Walking Down Broadway (1938) as Policeman
Ride a Crooked Mile (1938) as Officer
Angels with Dirty Faces (1938) as Policeman
Childhood friends on opposite sides of the law fight over the future of a street gang.
The Devil's Party (1938) as Cop
Over the Wall (1938) as John Davis
A prison chaplain tries to help a man framed for murder prove his innocence.
The Kid Comes Back (1938) as Mike Dougherry
A ring veteran turns a Texas tenderfoot into a winning fighter.
Hollywood Stadium Mystery (1938) as Captain Filsom
Gold Mine in the Sky (1938) as "Lucky" Langham
Little Miss Thoroughbred (1938) as Officer O'Reilly
An orphan searching for her father softens a gangster''''s heart.
Crashing Through Danger (1938) as Pop Foster
The Night Hawk (1938) as Mulruney
The Amazing Doctor Clitterhouse (1938) as Lt. Johnson
A doctor plots crimes so he can study criminal psychology.
Outside of Paradise (1938) as Uncle Terence
Heart of the North (1938) as Captain Ashmun
A Canadian Mounted Policeman searches for the outlaws who robbed a freighter.
Penrod and His Twin Brother (1938) as Chief Flynn
A young boy''''s lookalike lands him in hot water.
Gold Is Where You Find It (1938) as Grogan
A gold strike in California triggers a bitter feud between farmers and prospectors.
Tom Sawyer, Detective (1938) as Captain of ship
Exposed (1938) as Policeman
The Jury's Secret (1938) as Cop
Bill Sheldon (Larry J. Blake as Larry Blake) has a grudge against Midland City newspaper publisher Brandon Williams (Samuel S. Hinds) as Sheldon blames the city's recent flood against Williams for using his power and influence to hold up government flood control money. When Williams is found murdered, Sheldon is charged with the crime that was actually committed by Walter Russell (Kent Taylor), the paper's rebel editorial writer. Ney York reporter Linda Ware (Fay Wray) arrives to cover the story and finds that Russell, her old sweetheart, is on the jury hearing Sheldon's trial. She also discovers that he is the killer. Russell forces an acquittal and, before another trial can be held, realizes that his conscience will not permit him to let Sheldon be tried again.
The Great Hospital Mystery (1937) as Bank policeman
Time Out for Romance (1937) as Cop
Crack-Up (1937) as Captain
Breezing Home (1937) as
The Great O'Malley (1937) as Dugan
A ruthless cop gets mixed up with a man who''''s only turned to crime to help his crippled daughter.
Carnival Queen (1937) as Captain Charters
Varsity Show (1937) as Sergeant
A Broadway producer puts on a show at his alma mater.
Submarine D-1 (1937) as Sailor
Recruits on a new submarine fall for the same girl.
Hot Water (1937) as Desk sergeant
Easy Living (1937) as Private guard
When a working girl tries to return a lost fur coat, she gets caught up in a wealthy family''''s battles.
A Star Is Born (1937) as Bailiff
A fading matinee idol marries the young beginner he's shepherded to stardom.
The Man Who Cried Wolf (1937) as Doorman
Dance Charlie Dance (1937) as Tim
A gullible "angel" sinks money into a doomed play.
The 13th Man (1937) as Lt. Tom O'Hara
A tough district attorney has been cleaning up the town, and has already imprisoned twelve dangerous criminals. As he is about to name the target for his next investigation, he is murdered in the midst of a crowd. The police have many suspects and hardly any clues, so two reporters decide to investigate for themselves.
Jim Hanvey, Detective (1937) as Garrett
The Plough and the Stars (1937) as Barman
Penrod and Sam (1937) as Sheriff
A club for junior-league detectives gets caught up in a bank robbery.
Forlorn River (1937) as Jeff Winters
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.
Partners in Crime (1937) as Policeman
Dead End (1937) as Policeman
A killer returns to his childhood home to plot his escape from the law.
Nancy Steele Is Missing! (1937) as Principal keeper
After being in jail for seventeen years a crook is met by the girl he kidnapped as a baby. She now thinks he's her father. When he returns her to her real father there's a job and a reward, but an old prisonmate gets in the way.
Fifty Roads to Town (1937) as Policeman
Song of the City (1937) as Policeman
A shipwrecked socialite becomes a man when he''''s pulled out of San Francisco Bay by Italian-American fishermen.
Smart Blonde (1937) as Policeman
An ambitious reporter forces her policeman boyfriend to let her help with a murder case.
Black Legion (1937) as Policeman
A disgruntled factory worker is lured into joining a secret society out to terrorize foreigners.
Girl Overboard (1937) as Policeman
Parnell (1937) as Irish cop
True story of the Irish politician whose fight for freedom was compromised by his affair with a married woman.
Stella Dallas (1937) as Policeman outside wedding
After divorcing a society man, a small-town woman tries to build a better life for their daughter.
It Couldn't Have Happened (But It Did) (1936) as Lt. O'Neill
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.
Easy Money (1936) as Sam Beldon
Hollywood Boulevard (1936) as Gray
Rhythm on the Range (1936) as Conductor
A cowboy falls for his boss, a beautiful lady ranch owner.
Charlie Chan at the Race Track (1936) as Judge
While steaming from Honolulu to Los Angeles the owner of a prize racehorse headed for the Santa Anita Handicap is killed, apparently kicked to death by his stallion. Not so, deduces Charlie. Leter he exposes efforts to fix a race at the famous track.
Ride, Ranger, Ride (1936) as Colonel Summerall
Texas rangers fight the U.S. Cavalry to save them from train robbers.
Laughing Irish Eyes (1936) as Announcer
Sworn Enemy (1936) as Cop
A law student poses as a fight promoter to catch a notorious gangster.
Fury (1936) as Incoming watchman
An innocent man escapes a lynch mob then returns for revenge.
Little Miss Nobody (1936) as Policeman
A girl gets into trouble at her orphanage and is sent away to reform school. She escapes en route but is found and brought to trial. Her father is the prosecutor.
Sinner Take All (1936) as Sergeant Donovan
Members of a wealthy family are murdered one-by-one.
Below the Deadline (1936) as Captain Symonds
Bridge of Sighs (1936) as
A Son Comes Home (1936) as Cop
Women Are Trouble (1936) as Lieutenant Mayer
A small-town news hen goes after a big-city job by investigating a vicious protection racket.
Strike Me Pink (1936) as Joe, the cop
An assertiveness course gets a shy guy mixed up with racketeers at an amusement park.
Here Comes Trouble (1936) as MacWinney
Florida Special (1936) as Police captain
Rose of the Rancho (1936) as Passenger
Song and Dance Man (1936) as Sergeant
The Prisoner of Shark Island (1936) as Sergeant
After setting the leg of John Wilkes Booth, Dr. Samuel Mudd is sent to prison as a conspirator in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.
The President's Mystery (1936) as Sergeant
Her Master's Voice (1936) as Stationmaster
Nevada (1935) as Carver
Stormy (1935) as Conductor
Vagabond Lady (1935) as Old cronie
A department store owner''''s sons compete for his secretary''''s heart.
Ship Cafe (1935) as Derrick man
Suicide Squad (1935) as [Captain] Tim [O'Connor]
She Married Her Boss (1935) as Detective
A secretary who handles the boss' business perfectly marries him and tackles his home life.
Steamboat Round the Bend (1935) as Race official
The Whole Town's Talking (1935) as Detective
A gangster hides from the law by trading places with a mild-mannered double.
Your Uncle Dudley (1935) as Customer
The Woman in Red (1935) as Guard
A professional horsewoman fights prejudice when she marries into society.
6 Day Bike Rider (1934) as Captain
A young failure tries to impress his girlfriend by entering a bicycle race.
Straight Is the Way (1934) as Policeman
A small-time gangster wants to go straight until he loses his girl to a rival hood.
Private Scandal (1934) as Clancy
The Thin Man (1934) as Bill
A husband-and-wife detective team takes on the search for a missing inventor and almost get killed for their efforts.
Thirty Day Princess (1934) as First detective
Jimmy the Gent (1934) as Irish cop
An unscrupulous detective makes a killing locating missing heirs.
The Key (1934) as Bartender
A British officer stationed in Ireland falls for the wife of an intelligence man.
Have a Heart (1934) as Policeman
A street vendor tries to help a dancing teacher who''''s lost the use of her legs.
The Lemon Drop Kid (1934) as Sheriff
She Done Him Wrong (1933) as Doheney
A saloon singer fights off smugglers, an escaped con and a Salvation Army officer out to reform her.
From Headquarters (1933) as Sergeant-orderly
A police lieutenant uses scientific methods to solve a decadent playboy's murder.
If I Had a Million (1932) as Detective
A dying tycoon selects his heirs at random, and each reacts differently to the good fortune.
The Man from Hell's Edges (1932) as Sheriff Williams
Williams goes to prison to become friends of the robbers that killed his father. Breaking out he learns that Lobo is the one he is after. With the help of Shamrock and Half Pint he goes after Lobo and his gang.
Madame Racketeer (1932) as Chief of police
Son of Oklahoma (1932) as John Clayton
Wild Girl (1932) as Sheriff
Beast of the City (1932) as Policeman
A police captain leads the fight against a vicious gangland chief.
Young America (1932) as Officer Weems
Already in trouble with the law, Arthur and his friend Nutty break into a drugstore to get medicine for Nutty's grandmother. The druggist's wife, Mrs. Doray, asks for custody. When he hears them arguing over him, Arthur runs away. When he returns Mr. Doray is being held up by bandits at the drugstore.
The Public Enemy (1931) as Pat, a policeman
An Irish-American street punk tries to make it big in the world of organized crime.
24 Hours (1931) as Police official
Clearing the Range (1931) as Dad Moran
Kildare kills Curt Fremont's brother Jim. When Curt arrives he poses as a coward in public but sneaks out unseen to become the daring El Capitan as he looks for the killer.
The Black Camel (1931) as Chief of police
Movie star Sheila Fayne is seeing wealthy Alan Jaynes while filming in Honolulu, Hawaii, but won't marry him without consulting famed psychic Tanaverro first. Tanaverro confronts her about the unsolved murder of fellow film star Denny Mayo three years earlier, and she decides to reject Jaynes' proposal. When Sheila is found shot to death in her beach-front pavilion, Charlie Chan of the Honolulu Police investigates.
Silence (1931) as Detective
The Lightning Flyer (1931) as John Nelson
City Streets (1931) as Inspector
A racketeer must choose between his criminal life and love.
Alias--The Bad Man (1931) as Mr. Warner
Collins kills Neville and Warner and makes it look like they killed each other. Ranger Ken Neville suspects Collins and joins his outlaw gang in an attempt to trap him.
Branded Men (1931) as
The Thoroughbred (1930) as Riley
Check and Double Check (1930) as Butler
Two black taxi drivers keep landing in hot water in this adaptation of radio''''s popular Amos ''''n'''' Andy.
Son of the Gods (1930) as Dugan
A young man questions his Chinese ancestry when he falls in love.
Trigger Tricks (1930) as Thomas Kingston
The Concentratin' Kid (1930) as C. C. Stile
The Kid makes a bet he can marry the songstress Mary Lou who he has only heard over the radio. She soon arrives as part of Stile's troupe. Just as it looks like he will be successful, she learns of the bet and decides to leave.
Spurs (1930) as Pop Merrill
Bob Merril, looking for the killer of Buddy's father, has found the secret entrance to Pecos' hideout. There he captures Indian Joe who confesses that Marsdan was the killer, But while Bob is off riding in the rodeo his witness escapes.
The Isle of Lost Ships (1929) as Mr. Burke
Fury of the Wild (1929) as Matt Roark
Smiling Irish Eyes (1929) as Shamus O'Connor
Burning the Wind (1929) as Richard Gordon, Sr.
Masked Angel (1928) as Detective Bives
Blindfold (1928) as Captain Jenkins
Obey Your Husband (1928) as Stephens
Pals in Peril (1927) as Sheriff Kipp
The Galloping Gobs (1927) as The Banker
Heroes of the Night (1927) as "Bull" Corrigan
Range Courage (1927) as Pop Gallagher
The Fightin' Comeback (1927) as Sheriff Beasley
The Silent Avenger (1927) as Steven Gilmore
Ride 'Em High (1927) as Rufus Allen
Fast and Furious (1927) as Doctor
The Silent Power (1926) as David Webster
The Bandit Buster (1926) as Romeo
College Days (1926) as Mr. Gordon
Border Justice (1925) as Robert Maitland
Dark Stairways (1924) as "Dippy" Blake
The Breathless Moment (1924) as Detective Quinn
Legally Dead (1923) as Detective Powell
Madame Sherry (1917) as

Cast (short)

Law of the Badlands (1945)
A cavalry officer is framed for a murder and seeks vengeance in this short film. Vitaphone Release 1327A.
Frontier Days (1945)
In this short film, a sheriff and a U.S. marshal bring law and order to a frontier community terrorized by a gang and Native Americans. Vitaphone Release 1375A.
Main Street on the March! (1941)
This short film focuses on America''''s changing mood to events leading up to WWII.
Goin' Fishin' (1940)
In this short film, a gang of children face several comedic problems on their fishing trip.
Radio Hams (1939)
This short film takes a look at amateur radio operators.
The Public Pays (1936)
In this short film, a protection racket preying on milk distribution is broken up.
Gypsy Sweetheart (1934)
In this short film, a group of gypsies show up at a garden party and are accused of stealing the guests'''' possessions. Vitaphone Release 1708-1709.

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