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Cast (feature film)

The Scarlet Coat (1955) as Servant
An American officer goes undercover to unmask a Revolutionary War traitor.
Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1953) as Doorman
Two bumbling American cops hunt for the mysterious Mr. Hyde in London, England.
Scaramouche (1952) as Old retainer
In 18th-century France, a young man masquerades as an actor to avenge his friend's murder.
Million Dollar Mermaid (1952) as Caretaker
True story of Annette Kellerman, the world''''s first great swimming star.
Royal Wedding (1951) as Stage door man
A brother-and-sister musical team find romance when they tour to London for Elizabeth II's wedding.
Kind Lady (1951) as Carol singer
A con artist and his criminal cohorts hold an old lady hostage in her own home.
Please Believe Me (1950) as Steward
Three men pursue a shipboard romance with a woman they think is an heiress.
Emergency Wedding (1950) as Frederick, the butler
A Woman's Vengeance (1948) as Clerk
Country squire Henry Maurier is patient with his wife Emily, a neurotic invalid, but her brother surprises Henry with his young mistress Doris. The same night, Emily dies of her chronic heart disease, and Henry promptly marries Doris, to the chagrin of neighbor Janet Spence, who loves him. When a post-mortem shows that Emily's death was precipitated by arsenic, Henry is placed on trial for his life. But is he guilty?
The Three Musketeers (1948) as Valet
Athletic adaptation of Alexandre Dumas' classic adventure about the king's musketeers and their mission to protect France.
Bulldog Drummond at Bay (1947) as Servant
When thieves rob his country estate, Bulldog Drummond¿s investigation uncovers a deadly jewel heist.
Queen of the Amazons (1947) as The professor
The Imperfect Lady (1947) as Usher
To Each His Own (1946) as Waiter
A single mother gives up her son, then fights to remain a part of his life.
Kitty (1946) as Bellow and bucker mender
A penniless British lord passes a street urchin off as a lady to sell her to a rich husband.
The Razor's Edge (1946) as Waiter
A young man's quest for spiritual peace threatens his position in society.
Do You Love Me (1946) as Waiter
A dean of a music school undergoes a transformation after she meets a swing bandleader.
The Verdict (1946) as Cockney
A Scotland Yard superintendent makes a mistake in an investigation, causing the execution of an innocent man.
The House of Fear (1945) as Guy Davies
Pursuit to Algiers (1945) as Clergyman
Sherlock Holmes tries to protect a foreign leader traveling on an ocean liner.
Tonight and Every Night (1945) as News vendor
An American girl falls for an RAF pilot while performing at a British music hall.
The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945) as Footman
A man remains young and handsome while his portrait shows the ravages of age and sin.
Confidential Agent (1945) as Miner
A Spanish spy and an American heiress battle fascists in England.
Hangover Square (1945) as Waiter
A composer who can't control his creative temperament turns to murder.
The Spider Woman (1944) as Clerk
Sherlock Holmes fakes his own death to expose a killer.
Jungle Woman (1944) as Court stenographer
Paula the ape woman (Acquanetta) is alive and well, and running around a creepy old sanitarium run by the kindly Dr. Fletcher (J. Carrol Naish), also reverting to her true gorilla form every once in a while to kill somebody.
Casanova in Burlesque (1944) as Williams the butler
The Great Moment (1944) as Porter
A 19th-century dentist sets out to find a painless method for pulling teeth in this true story.
The Pearl of Death (1944) as Steward
Sherlock Holmes investigates the link between a stolen pearl and a series of murders.
Ministry of Fear (1944) as Air raid warden
When hidden microfilm comes into his possession, an innocent man is drawn into espionage.
Our Hearts Were Young and Gay (1944) as Deck steward
In 1923, two young ladies depart unescorted for a tour of Europe, meeting two eligible men aboard ship. Their great naivity and efforts to seem grown-up lead them into many comic misadventures.
The White Cliffs of Dover (1944) as Chauffeur
An American woman with a British husband fights to keep her family together through two world wars.
The Lodger (1944) as Vigilante
The inhabitants of a boarding house fear the new lodger is Jack the Ripper.
Gaslight (1944) as Pedestrian
A newlywed fears she's going mad when strange things start happening at the family mansion.
The Man in Half Moon Street (1944) as Official
Mrs. Parkington (1944) as Caterer at ball
A lady''''s maid marries a man whose prospects push her into high society.
Immortal Sergeant (1943) as Waiter
During WWII, a corporal in the desert reminisces about the love he left behind and faces uncertainty about his strength as a leader.
Appointment in Berlin (1943) as
A British secret agent poses as a radio personality for the Nazi's.
Murder in Times Square (1943) as Butler
A stage actor tries to solve a bizarre series of murders.
Moonlight Masquerade (1942) as Butler
The Man in the Trunk (1942) as Butler
The Pied Piper (1942) as Waiter
Englishman Mr Howard is on a fishing holiday in eastern France when the Germans invade in 1940. Setting off to try and get back home he is persuaded to take along the two Cavanaugh children, and as his journey progresses his family keeps growing in size. Once in German-occupied northern France a new problem arises - the risk of being heard speaking English.
The Palm Beach Story (1942) as Steward
To finance her husband's career, a married woman courts an eccentric millionaire.
You're Telling Me (1942) as Butler
Other than the title, this film has no connection at all to the 1934 W.C. Fields film of the same title even though some sources give the plot of the Fields' film as the plot of this film. Hubert Abercrombie Gumm (Hugh Herbert), a flighty, eccentric screwball (what else)acquires a job as an executive at a radio station at the insistence of his only-slightly less eccentric aunt Fannie Handley (Esther Dale), who is married to one of the company owners, Ernest Truex. After mixing up the script pages to the various radio programs, Hubert sets out to get the name of a returning explorer on a contract for the radio station.
The Lady Eve (1941) as Butler
A lady cardsharp tries to con an eccentric scientist only to fall for him.
The Man Who Lost Himself (1941) as Butler
John Evans encounters his lookalike, Malcolm Scott. When Scott is killed in an accident, Evans finds himself mistaken for Scott and decides to do some good in his new role.
Love Crazy (1941) as Valet
A businessman concocts a series of harebrained schemes to keep his wife from divorcing him.
It Started with Eve (1941) as Williams
To please his dying father, a man hires a hatcheck girl to pose as his fiancée.
Virginia (1941) as Second butler
Nothing But the Truth (1941) as Fredericks
A businessman bets he can tell the truth for 24 hours.
Half a Sinner (1940) as Waiter
The Farmer's Daughter (1940) as Florist
Pride and Prejudice (1940) as Flunky
Jane Austen's comic classic about five sisters out to nab husbands in 19th-century England.
Green Hell (1940) as Butler
A group of adventurers head deep into a South American jungle in search of ancient Incan treasure. A beautiful woman, brought to their camp by hired bearers, has come to join her husband, a newer member of the group, who was recently killed by hostile natives. As the months go by, jealousies and tempers flare as fights break out over the woman. The Incan treasure is finally found but the treaure-seekers, now united by a common enemy, are about to be attacked by hundreds of fierce natives armed with bows and poisoned arrows.
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) as Butler
An idealistic Senate replacement takes on political corruption.
Man About Town (1939) as Conductor
Producer Bob Temple, who's brought an American show to London, loves his star Diana, but she won't take him seriously as a lover. To show her, he picks up stranger Lady Arlington, whose financier husband neglects her. On a weekend at the Arlington country house, Bob is used by both Lady A. and her friend to make their husbands jealous; this works all too well, and Bob is in danger from both husbands.
Rulers of the Sea (1939) as Campbell
Only Angels Have Wings (1939) as Assistant purser
A team of flyers risks their lives to deliver the mail in a mountainous South American country.
Lucky Night (1939) as Jordan's servant
During a drunken night out, an heiress marries a broken-down gambler.
Mr. Boggs Steps Out (1938) as Butler
Oliver Boggs (Stuart Erwin), a typical office drone, with no success in sight, who can spout statistics about anything and everything, wins $1500 in a bean-guessing contest at the movie theatre, quits his job and sets forth for the seedy, down-at-the-heels town of Peckham Falls. There he buys a barrel factory and falls in love with Irene Lee (Toby Wing), the snobbish niece of crusty old Morton Ross (Tully Marshall), the town's only rich man and owner of the closed canneries. Oleander Tubbs (Helen Chandler) and her inventor father Angus (Spencer Charters), who sold Oliver the factory, tell him it has no future but he disagrees and says he will have everything booming again. Oleander thinks he is daffy but she and her father agree to help him. Angus invents a collapsible barrel and Oliver, seeing fame and fortune just ahead, spends all of his money just keeping the factory going. Oliver persuades old man Ross to re-open the canneries and to use the ground-breaking barrels and things appear to be going okay, until Dennis Andrews (Walter Byron), Ross' slick attorney, tries to doubel-cross both Ross and Oliver by bilking Angus out of the patent rights to the barrel.
Sweethearts (1938) as 2nd valet to Ernest
Bickering husband-and-wife stage stars are manipulated into a break-up for publicity purposes.
Lord Jeff (1938) as Chauffeur
When a good boy goes bad, his family sends him to a naval military school.
Trade Winds (1938) as Butler
A private eye falls for the murderess he's pursuing.
Bank Alarm (1937) as Overman
An investigator tries to find a gang responsible for a rash of bank robberies. He doesn't know that his sister is the girlfriend of the gang's ringleader.
You're Only Young Once (1937) as Waiter
Andy Hardy and his sister find romance during a family vacation in Catalina.
The Last of Mrs. Cheyney (1937) as Butler
A chic jewel thief in England falls in love with one of her marks.
Murder in Greenwich Village (1937) as Butler
An heiress enlists a photographer to help clear her name of a murder charge.
The Prince and the Pauper (1937) as Man at inn
Rousing adaptation of the Mark Twain tale of a 16th-century prince who trades places with a lookalike peasant.
Souls at Sea (1937) as Doctor
An abolitionist signs on with a slaving ship to sabotage their efforts.
Oh, Doctor (1937) as Butler
Easy Living (1937) as Butler
When a working girl tries to return a lost fur coat, she gets caught up in a wealthy family''''s battles.
Man of the People (1937) as Evening butler
An Italian immigrant studying the law gets mixed up with crooks.
The Man Who Cried Wolf (1937) as Butler
Maid of Salem (1937) as
Young lovers (Claudette Colbert and Fred MacMurray) fall afoul of repressive society as Salem elders get caught up in the witch hunts and trials of 17th century Massachusetts. One family in particular uses the hysteria to its advantage, getting even with everyone for every slight--real or imagined.
Wallaby Jim of the Islands (1937) as Macklin
The Shadow Strikes (1937) as Wellington
Lawyer-superhero Lamont Cranston dodges the police while hunting down a killer and a gangster chief.
I Promise to Pay (1937) as Butler
A man goes to a loan shark to finance his family''''s vacation.
Dancing Feet (1936) as Silas' butler
Pepper (1936) as Valet
Young Pepper Jolly enters the life of sour old millionaire John Wilkes. She convinces him to take her gang to Coney Island and prevents his daughter from marrying a phony aristocrat.
Two-Fisted Gentleman (1936) as Butler
Panic on the Air (1936) as Butler
A sports announcer takes on kidnappers.
The King Steps Out (1936) as Servant
A young woman saves her sister from marriage to an emperor that she doesn''''t love.
Song and Dance Man (1936) as Davis' butler
Murder at Glen Athol (1936) as Simpson
Tango (1936) as
The White Angel (1936) as Male nurse
In this true story, Florence Nightingale defies military leaders to organize humanitarian nursing services during the Crimean War.
A Feather in Her Hat (1935) as Butcher
A female shopkeeper sacrifices everything to give her son a theatrical career.
Cardinal Richelieu (1935) as Agitator
False Pretenses (1935) as Stephens
The Ghost Walks (1934) as Jarvis
Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back (1934) as Neilsen's valet
Algy, Bulldog Drummond's right-hand-man, is getting married. Bulldog attends; on the way home, in the fog, he enters the (apparently deserted) mansion of Prince Achmed in search of a phone. He finds none, but he does find a body - which disappears when he summons a bobby. Bodies keep disappearing as Drummond keeps summoning the authorities, particularly his long-suffering upstairs neighbor, Captain Nielsen; the ever faithful Algy also finds his wedding night disrupted by, among other things, some emergency code-breaking. And of course, there's a beautiful woman there's always a beautiful woman in this case, Gwen, who turns out to be the daughter of the dead man who started all this.
Glamour (1934) as Pritchard
Ambitious chorus girl Linda Fayne (Constance Cummings)achieves a friendship with successful composer Victor Banki (Paul Lukas), who writes a song for her and gets her in an Ibsen (Joseph Cawthorn) show where she is a hit. Fame, romance and marriage to Victor, and a baby follows. Linda is attracted to Lorenzo Valenti (Philip Reed as Phillip Reed), whom she discovered in a Bohemian cafe and persuades Ibsen to give him a job in her show. She and Valenti have an affair and Victor consents to a divorce. The locale shifts to London where Valenti's success and life style parallels Linda's rise to fame. Disillusioned, she returns to New York where tragedy awaits. The child dies and Victor has lost his ability, but Linda spurns Valenti's cable asking her to return to him, and she and Victor chart a new course in life.
Twin Husbands (1934) as Greyson
City Park (1934) as Andy Cook
What Every Woman Knows (1934) as Butler
An ambitious wife backs her husband's political career.
Fugitive Lady (1934) as Butler
Big Executive (1933) as Caddy
Cynara (1932) as Merton
Infidelity threatens a lawyer''''s marriage when his fling decides to steal him from his wife.
Men in Her Life (1931) as Wilton
Heartbreak (1931) as Butler
Stepping Out (1931) as Parker
After catching their husbands with other women, two wives go on a girls-only vacation.
Charley's Aunt (1930) as Brassett
A young man convinces a fellow student to pose as his aunt in order to visit their crushes.
The Bat Whispers (1930) as Butler
A masked criminal terrorizes the residents at a deserted country house.
Raffles (1930) as Barraclough
A distinguished British gentleman hides his true identity as a notorious jewel thief.
Her Wedding Night (1930) as Smithers
This Thing Called Love (1929) as Dumary
Untamed (1929) as Billcombe
An oil heiress raised to be wild falls for a penniless young man.
Bulldog Drummond (1929) as Danny
A British adventurer helps a blonde beauty rescue her uncle from an unscrupulous psychiatrist.
A Most Immoral Lady (1929) as Hoskins the Butler
A Gentleman Preferred (1928) as Dobbs
Anybody Here Seen Kelly? (1928) as Butler
That's My Daddy (1928) as Perkins
Freedom of the Press (1928) as Butler
The Lone Eagle (1927) as Truckdriver
Fast and Furious (1927) as Coachman
The Midnight Message (1926) as Butler
A Trip to Chinatown (1926) as Slavin
Alias Mary Flynn (1925) as Maurice Deperre
Robin Hood (1923) as Henchmen to Prince John
Amid big-budget medieval pageantry, King Richard goes on the Crusades leaving his brother Prince John as regent, who promptly emerges as a cruel, grasping, treacherous tyrant. Apprised of England's peril by message from his lady-love Marian, the dashing Earl of Huntingdon endangers his life and honor by returning to oppose John, but finds himself and his friends outlawed, and Marian apparently dead. Enter Robin Hood, acrobatic champion of the oppressed, laboring to set things right through swash buckling feats and cliffhanging perils!

Cast (short)

How I Play Golf by Bobby Jones No. 3 The Niblick (1931)
In this short film, golfer Bobby Jones offers some tips on the use of the niblick club. Vitaphone Release 4794.
You're Darn Tootin' (1928)
In this short silent comedy, the feud between two street musicians spreads to passersby.
Do Detectives Think? (1927)
Two inept detectives are hired to guard the judge in this silent short film.

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