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Ralph Littlefield

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Cast (feature film)

Fast Company (1953) as Rural gentleman
The heiress to a racing stable uncovers underhanded dealings.
The Girl in White (1952) as
Biography of Emily Dunning, the first woman doctor to practice in a New York hospital.
Tomorrow Is Another Day (1951) as Worker
A man who spent his formative years in prison for murder is released and struggles to adjust to the outside world.
Kill the Umpire (1950) as Stationmaster
To appease his family, a retired baseball player signs up for umpire school.
So Dear to My Heart (1949) as Farmer
A farm boy adopts a black lamb and tries to keep it out of trouble.
Mr. Soft Touch (1949) as Santa Claus
After being betrayed, a gangster hangs out in a settlement house while seeking revenge.
It's a Great Feeling (1949) as Hayseed
When nobody at Warner Bros. will work with him, movie star Jack Carson decides to turn an unknown into his co-star.
The Stratton Story (1949) as Waiter
True story of Monty Stratton, the baseball star who fought to continue his career after losing a leg.
Beyond the Forest (1949) as Driver
The wife of a Wisconsin doctor kills a witness to her affair with an influential man from Chicago.
Secret Beyond the Door (1948) as Gothio man
A new bride becomes obsessed with the one room her husband keeps locked.
Smoky Mountain Melody (1948) as Chet Masters
Range minstrel Roy Acuff (Roy Acuff) takes over the county-wide Corby Ranch which, under the terms of the owner's will, must be operated by Roy for 90 days, and at the end of that time, family friend Doc Moffit (Harry "Pappy" Cheshire), must decide whether to turn over the ranch to Roy or the rough Corby boys, Roy's cousins Bruce "Kid" Corby (Russell Arms) and Joab (Jason Robards.) Corby foreman "Saddle Grease" (Guinn "Big Boy" Williams) tries to run Roy off the place, but eases off when Roy saves his life during a wild drive with a truckful of dynamite. Roy opens the range to migratory workers, discovers new water wells, tears down electric fences, cures ailing cattle, plays his fiddle, and treats the neighbors and kids with barbecues and and barn dances, where he plays his fiddle some more. Kid Corby gives Roy a beating, but is so ashamed of himself that he helps Roy from then on. Joab, working with a crooked lawyer, rigs a scheme to destroy Roy's reputation. The frame-up fails, but Roy returns the ranch to the now-reformed brothers and takes to the road again with his Smoky Mountain Boys.
The Walls of Jericho (1948) as Politician
After County Attorney Dave Connors (Cornel Wilde) helps Julian Norman (Anne Baxter) with her shiftless father, Jefferson Norman (Henry Hull), she leaves Jericho, Kansas to college to study for a law degree.A few years later, Algeria Wedge (Linda Darnell), the new bride of Dave's best friend, Tucker Wedge (Kirk Douglas), makes overtures and plays for Dave, much to the displeasure of Dave's hard-drinking wife Belle (Ann Dvorak.) Angered by Dave's rebuffs, Algeria induces the state political boss to back Tucker for a Congress race against Dave. Meanwhile, Julia has returned to Jericho, with her law degree, and she and Dave fall in love. But when Dave announces he won't run for Congress, she feels she is the reason and she takes a job in Kansas City. Tucker wins the election and he and Algeria go to Washington. Later, Tucker announces a run for the Senate and Dave decides to run against him. When Marjorie Ransome (Coleen Townsend) kills a drunk in self-defense, Julia returns to Jericho to work with Dave, now in private practice,on Marjorie's defense. The still-resentful Algeria moves to kill Dave's senate bid when Tucker's newspaper announces that Dave is being sued for divorce, with Julia named as correspondent.
Best Man Wins (1948) as Villager
The Egg and I (1947) as Photographer
Newlywed city slickers decide to give country life a try as chicken farmers.
Stallion Road (1947) as Cowhand
A veterinarian and a novelist compete for the heart of a lady rancher.
The Vigilantes Return (1947) as Town character
Swing the Western Way (1947) as Postman
Cross My Heart (1947) as Jim
The Sea of Grass (1947) as Homesteader
Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy star as a husband and wife on America's frontier; farmers in a "sea of grass." The wife has an affair which produces a child, and she is ostracized from the community. Meanwhile, the farmers watch helplesslly as the sea of grass is exploited until it becomes a dustbowl.
My Dog Shep (1946) as Crane
This Love of Ours (1945) as Comic
At a convention, medical researcher Michel Touzac goes with colleagues to see stage caricaturist Targel, whose assistant Florence recognizes him...and attempts suicide. Saved by Touzac's new technique, Florence is revealed in a flashback as Michel's abandoned wife Karin, whom their daughter Susette thinks is dead. Can Susette cope if they now re-unite?
Along Came Jones (1945) as Townsman
A mild-mannered cowboy is mistaken for a notorious outlaw.
Scarlet Street (1945) as Employee
A middle aged wouldbe painter falls into the clutches of an unscrupulous woman.
Around the World (1944) as Bald soldier
Kay Kyser and his Kollege of Musical Knowledge entertain the troops overseas.
The Good Fellows (1943) as Rogers
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.
The Ape Man (1943) as Zippo
Conducting weird scientific experiments, crazed Dr. James Brewster, aided by his colleague Dr. Randall, has managed to transform himself into a hairy, stooped-over ape-man. Desperately seeking a cure, Brewster believes only an injection of recently-drawn human spinal fluid will prove effective. With Randall refusing to help him, it falls to Brewster and his captive gorilla to find appropriate donors.

Cast (short)

So You Want to Build a House (1948)
In this comedic short film, Joe McDoakes is evicted from his apartment and must find a new home. Vitaphone Release 1606A.

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