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Cast (feature film)

Beloved Infidel (1959) as
Toward the end of his life F. Scott Fitzgerald is writing for Hollywood studios to be able to afford the cost of an asylum for his wife. He is also struggling against alcoholism. Into his life comes the famous gossip columnist.
Imitation of Life (1959) as
Two mothers, one white, one black, face problems with their rebellious daughters.
The Seventh Sin (1957) as
An adulteress tries to redeem herself by helping her doctor husband fight an epidemic in China.
Band of Angels (1957) as A younger man
A southern belle fights to survive slavery after learning her mother was black.
One Desire (1955) as Man at party
Circa 1900, runaway boy Nugget arrives in an Oklahoma boom town to find his brother...who's a dealer in the casino section of a palatial bawdy house, and lover of the madam, Tacey Cromwell. Together, Nugget, Clint, and Tacey seek respectability in a Colorado mining town. Clint finds work at the town's new bank, while Tacey adopts another orphan, Seely. But Clint is pursued by banker's daughter Judith Watrous, who's seemingly sweet but takes ruthless steps to eliminate competition. Result for Tacey: heartbreak, renunciation, and tears a-plenty.
Yankee Pasha (1954) as Mr. Reil
Salem, Massachusetts, 1800. Mountaineer Jason Starbuck rides into town with furs to sell and dreams to fulfill. He falls in love with Roxana, who breaks her previous engagement and leaves for France to await Jason. Roxana's ship is attacked by pirates and she is sold into slavery in Morocco. Jason follows her to Morocco and must win the support of the sultan in order to continue his efforts to locate and rescue her.
Crossroad Avenger (1953) as Roger
I Love Melvin (1953) as Visitor
A photographer''''s assistant promises to turn a chorus girl into a cover girl.
Dream Wife (1953) as Man at airport
For state reasons, a diplomat fakes an engagement to a Middle Eastern princess.
The System (1953) as Sen. Gross
Singin' in the Rain (1952) as
A silent-screen swashbuckler finds love while trying to adjust to the coming of sound.
We're Not Married! (1952) as Mississippi governor
A Justice of the Peace performed weddings a few days before his license was valid. A few years later five couples learn they have never been legally married. Annabel Norris, already Mrs. Mississippi and ready to enter the Mrs. America contest, is now free to enter the Miss Mississippi contest.
Meet Danny Wilson (1952) as
Danny Wilson and partner Mike make a meager living singing in dives and hustling pool. One night they meet entertainer Joy Carroll, who gets them a job at racketeer Nick Driscoll's posh nightclub. But Nick wants a high price: half of Danny's future income. Danny's career skyrockets, but his position at the top of the heap, and his one-sided romance with Joy, prove extremely unstable.
Monkey Business (1952) as
A scientist's search for the fountain of youth makes him and his wife regress to childhood.
Pat and Mike (1952) as Golf official
Romance blooms between a female athlete and her manager.
The Cimarron Kid (1952) as Manager of telegraph office
Audie Murphy comes into his own as a Western star in this story. Wrongly accused by crooked railroad officials of aiding a train heist by his old friends the Daltons, he joins their gang and becomes an active participant in other robberies. Betrayed by a fellow gang member, Murphy becomes a fugitive in the end. Seeking refuge at the ranch of a reformed gang member, he hopes to flee with the man's daughter to South America, but he's captured in the end and led off to jail. The girl promises to wait.
Horizons West (1952) as Player
Brothers Dan and Neil Hammond return to Texas after the Civil War. Ambitious Dan turns to rustling and then shady land deals to build an empire. Being held for a murder, he is rescued from a lynch mob by Neil, who is now the Marshal, but there is eventually a falling out between the brothers, good triumphing over evil.
Road Agent (1952) as Adams
Cowboys fight bandits trying to take over the trails.
The Prisoner of Zenda (1952) as Nobleman with cardinal
An Englishman who resembles the king of a small European nation gets mixed up in palace intrigue when his look-alike is kidnapped.
The World in His Arms (1952) as Mallard
Roistering sea captain Jonathan Clark, who poaches seal pelts from Russian Alaska, meets and woos Russian countess Marina in 1850 San Francisco. Events separate them, but after an exciting sea race to the Pribilof Islands they meet again; now, both are in danger from the schemes of villainous Prince Semyon.
Fourteen Hours (1951) as Police commissioner
A policeman tries to talk a desperate young man off the ledge of a New York skyscraper.
Hollywood Story (1951) as Dignified man
Hollywood 1950: The successful producer Larry O'Brian arrives in Los Angeles to found a motion picture company. He buys an old studio which was unused since the days of silent movies. He's shown the office where the famous director Franklin Farrara was shot. The case hasn't been solved until now, although there were many suspects. O'Brian becomes fascinated by the subject and wants to shoot a movie about it. He investigates himself and soon gets into danger himself.
Elopement (1951) as Father
Industrial designer Howard Osborne (Clifton Webb) wants his daughter Jacqueline (Anne Francis), shortened to Jake by her efficient-minded father, to follow in his footsteps and study abroad. But, following her graduation dance, she finds herself in the arms of and in love with her psychology professor, Matt Reagan (William Lundigan), and they decide to elope, telling only her godfather. He, when the Osbornes discovering Jake missing, tells them of her plans. They descend furiously on the Reagans, only to find Matt's father, (Tom (Charles Bickford), equally upset at the news. The two families, with a great dislike for each other, start off for a marriage mill across the state line, and join forces when the Reagan car breaks down. Meanwhile, Jake and Matt quarrel and decide they have made a mistake and start for home.
Fingerprints Don't Lie (1951) as Edwin Monroe
Francis Goes to the Races (1951) as Board member
The Lady from Texas (1951) as Townsman
Grounds for Marriage (1951) as Party at table
An opera singer and her ex-husband find that their romance refuses to die with their marriage.
Please Believe Me (1950) as Guest in dining room
Three men pursue a shipboard romance with a woman they think is an heiress.
Shakedown (1950) as Mr. Spencer
Nancy Goes to Rio (1950) as Guest
Mother-and-daughter singers compete for the same role and the same man.
Bunco Squad (1950) as Bus man
Police try to get the goods on a phony seance racket.
Wyoming Mail (1950) as
In 1869, the United States begins a railroad mail service to the West Coast which proves highly tempting to train robbers, in particular an organized gang with one of the mail's supposed guardians in their pay. Prizefighter Steve Davis, a former army intelligence man, is hired to track down the gang and save the Territorial Mail Service. Steve goes undercover in territorial prison, leans Morse Code from a fellow prisoner, breaks jail, infiltrates the gang...and finds time to romance dance-hall singer Mary, who proves to have hidden depths...
The Barkleys of Broadway (1949) as Guest in lobby
A married musical team splits up so the wife can become a serious actress.
It's a Great Feeling (1949) as Distinguished man
When nobody at Warner Bros. will work with him, movie star Jack Carson decides to turn an unknown into his co-star.
A Woman's Secret (1949) as Mr. Emory
A retired singer takes on a protegee only to be betrayed by her.
Force of Evil (1949) as Defense attorney
A crooked lawyer tries to protect his numbers running brother from a ruthless crime boss.
That Wonderful Urge (1949) as Mr. Vickers
An heiress gets back at the reporter who pretended to romance her to get a story.
The Story of Seabiscuit (1949) as Buyer
Fictionalized account of the legendary racehorse's training and triumphs.
Free for All (1949) as Board of directors member
Father Was a Fullback (1949) as College president
The Dead Don't Dream (1948) as Sheriff Tompson
Hoppy, California, and Lucky arrive at an inn for Lucky's wedding only to find it called off as Lucky's fiancee's uncle is missing. He is found murdered and on each of the next two nights a man is found missing the next morning. All three stayed in the same room and Hoppy has lots of suspects. That night he announces the murderer is right here among them and then takes that same room for the night hoping to flush out the murderer.
A Southern Yankee (1948) as Officer
A bellboy masquerades as a spy and lands behind enemy lines during the Civil War.
Silent Conflict (1948) as Randall
After receiving money for delivering a large herd, Hoppy, California, and Lucky retire to an inn for the night. The next morning both Lucky and the money are gone. At first Hoppy suspects Blaney and his gang but later realizes Doc Richards is responsible. He and his mysterious concoctions have put Lucky under a spell and Hoppy and California set out to find him.
My Wild Irish Rose (1947) as Chauncey Olcott's stage father
Musical biography of Irish songwriter Chauncey Olcott.
The Beginning or the End (1947) as Briefing officer
True story of the Manhattan Project and the race to build the atomic bomb.
Down to Earth (1947) as
The goddess of the dance comes to Earth to take over a musical lampooning the gods.
Mr. District Attorney (1947) as Judge
Fool's Gold (1947) as Col. [Jed] Landy
In the 56th film of the 66 in the series (and the first one produced by William Boyd Productions instead of Harry Sherman), Hopalong Cassidy (William Boyd) undertakes to help out his old friend, Army Colonel Jed Landry (Forbes Murray). The Colonel's hot-tempered son, Lieutenant Bruce Landry (Stephen Barclay), has struck his commanding officer and is facing a court martial. Bruce deserts and is believed hiding at a robber's hideout-town known as Twin Buttes. Cassidy departs without telling his two pals, Lucky Jenkins (Rand Brooks) and California Carlson (Andy Clyde), but they learn his destination and follow him. Hoppy arrives at Twin Buttes and attempts to register at the inn ran by Jessie Dixon (Jane Randolph) but she is suspicious and refuses him a room. Cassidy makes friends with "Professor" Dixon (Robert Emmett Keane), Jessie's father, and is given a room. Bruce is being kept in a hideout by a group of holdup men headed by Dixon, and has fallen in love with Jessie. She advises him to give himself up and face the Army court-martial, rather than participate in a series of shady deals engineered by her father. Cassidy escapes a trap set for him by Dixon and meets Lucky and California and they decide to look over Dixon's "laboratory" in the mountains. They find the place is a front for a plant where the gang makes copper bricks covered with a thin coating of gold. They ride fast to catch up with the gang when they learn a gold shipment is to be held up and the fake bricks substituted.
Blaze of Noon (1947) as Finley T. Harris
In the 1920s, the four McDonald brothers leave the uncertain life of carnival stunt fliers for steady jobs with the U.S. Air Mail. They've agreed that "guys like us don't have a right to get married," but that's before Colin meets nurse Lucille Stewart and, in a whirlwind courtship, weds her. Can this marriage, or indeed any of the brothers, survive the dangers of their new profession?
That's My Gal (1947) as Lt. governor
Two sharpie promoters (Don Barry and Frank Jenks) put on a show they believe is so bad it will not play more than one day and they therefore will not have to pay the long list of investors,i.e, suckers and buyers. But one of the investors dies intestate and his interests pass to the state. The governor's secretary (Lynne Roberts) engages new talent (the Four Step Brothers, Guadalajara Trio, St. Clair & Vilvoa, Dolores and Don Graham, et al) and a new orchestra (Jan Savitt), in order to make the show successful and a profitable investment for the state. Barry (in another of the vast majority of his films in which he was not billed as Don "Red" Barry), who has fallen in love with the first-billed Roberts, reforms and buys up the surplus stock.
Honeymoon (1947) as American ambassador
A teen bride eloping to Mexico suddenly falls for an older man.
The Razor's Edge (1946) as Mr. Maturin
A young man's quest for spiritual peace threatens his position in society.
The Hoodlum Saint (1946) as Prosperous man
After finding religion, a cynical newspaperman tries to help young hoods.
The Phantom Thief (1946) as Dr. Purcell Nash
A reformed thief tries to stop a murderous blackmailer.
The Bride Wore Boots (1946) as Judge
Cowboy Blues (1946) as Mr. Winston
The Falcon's Alibi (1946) as Mr. Thompson
A society sleuth sets out on the trail of a society matron''''s lost jewels.
Romance of the West (1946) as Comm. Wright
Undercurrent (1946) as Senator Edwards
A sheltered woman realizes that either her husband or his mysterious brother is a psychopath.
Gilda (1946) as American
A gambler discovers an old flame in South America, but she's married to his new boss.
Genius at Work (1946) as John Saunders
Two radio sleuths tackle a real murder case.
The Big Sleep (1946) as Furtive man
Private eye Philip Marlowe investigates a society girl's involvement in the murder of a pornographer.
Somewhere in the Night (1946) as Executive
Janie Gets Married (1946) as Businessman
A war bride helps her husband adjust to civilian life.
I've Always Loved You (1946) as Music critic
A conductor means to destroy the career of a former student, pianist Myra Hassman. Showing no mercy, he conspires to ruin her even as she wrestles with Rachmaninoff at Carnegie Hall.
A Letter for Evie (1946) as Straphanger
A timid soldier sends his buddy's picture to a romantic pen pal.
Lady Luck (1946) as Gambler
A woman from a family of gamblers marries one and tries to reform him.
The Dark Corner (1946) as Mr. Bryson
A secretary helps her private eye boss when he''''s framed for murder.
Manhunt of Mystery Island (1945)
A young couple journeys to Mystery Island to rescue the girl's father, who is being held prisoner by the evil Captain Mephisto, a pirate from 200 years ago who uses his Transformation Machine to travel forward in time and disguise himself as one of the four owners of Mystery Island.
Nob Hill (1945) as Mayor
The owner of a San Francisco saloon yearns to rank among the upper crust of Nob Hill. When he begins romancing a wealthy socialite it looks like he may have his entree into high society. The pretty star of his saloon's show, however, wants to make sure he stays on the Barbary Coast.
They Were Expendable (1945) as Navy captain
A Navy commander fights to prove the battle-worthiness of the PT boat at the start of World War II.
Don Juan Quilligan (1945) as Dignified man
Anchors Aweigh (1945) as Man on street
A pair of sailors on leave try to help a movie extra become a singing star.
Boston Blackie Booked on Suspicion (1945) as Stacey
A reformed thief accidentally sells a phony first edition of Dickens, which triggers a murder.
Eadie Was a Lady (1945) as Director
Edithea Alden, a college girl from a wealthy family, is working at night as dancer in a nightclub. When the leading lady Rose is loosing the customers attractiong, Editha gets her job, but due to the fact that her double life could be discoverd, she quits, the nightclub is forced to close. In college she gets a role in the annual college show. The ex-nightclubowner finds out who his star really was, and gets her back, but on opening night they are arrested, because the former star has found out the truth about the job offer. After that the college wants to expell her.
Santa Fe Saddlemates (1945) as Inspector Burke
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.
Nothing But Trouble (1945) as Police official
A pair of dimwits get jobs as servants to a boy king whose life is in danger.
Bells of Rosarita (1945) as Executive producer
Dale Evans inherits a circus, but her dead father's partner (Grant Withers) is trying to take it away from her. Roy and Bob Nolan are filming a movie on location at the circus. They and a number of other western movie stars come to Dale's aid, putting on a show and catching the bad guys.
Love, Honor and Goodbye (1945) as Gentleman
One Way to Love (1945) as Doctor
Over 21 (1945) as Meredith
When a newspaper editor enlists during World War II service, his wife has to run interference with his boss.
Bud Abbott and Lou Costello in Hollywood (1945) as George Washington
A pair of wacky lackeys try to take Tinseltown by storm.
Standing Room Only (1944) as Guest at Ritchie home
During World War II, Lee Stevens travels to Washington D.C. with his secretary Jane Rogers in order to secure a government contract. Not thinking it through, Jane cancels their hotel reservations when she feels the accomodations are inadequate. With no rooms available in the entire city Lee and Jane pose as a married couple and take positions as maid and butler in the Cromwell's home until the contract can be secured.
Bride by Mistake (1944) as Executive
An heiress poses as her own secretary to screen out fortune-hunting suitors.
The Fighting Seabees (1944) as Navy surgeon
World War II construction workers have to fight the enemy to get the job done.
Show Business (1944) as Director
Four vaudevillians struggle to make it to the big time.
The Story of Dr. Wassell (1944) as Captain USN, Australia
A Navy doctor fights to help wounded sailors escape the Japanese during World War II.
Meet Miss Bobby Socks (1944) as Colonel
A veteran becomes a singing sensation.
Sergeant Mike (1944) as Officer
Hidden Valley Outlaws (1944) as Governor Walker
Lawyer Leland is using land rights to kick the ranchers off their land. When Wild Bill and Gabby arrive to help the ranchers, he has actor Percel frame them for murder and then incites the townsmen to lynch them.
Mr. Winkle Goes to War (1944) as Doctor
A henpecked husband surprises his family by coming back from World War II a hero.
Hi, Beautiful (1944) as Board member
Greenwich Village (1944) as
A speakeasy owner steals a serious young composer''''s songs so he can produce a musical.
Swing Out the Blues (1944) as Stauffer
Laura (1944) as
A police detective falls in love with the woman whose murder he's investigating.
Kansas City Kitty (1944) as Keller
A piano teacher takes on shady music publishers.
The Missing Juror (1944) as District Attorney
A detective tries to stop whomever is murdering the jurors on a notorious murder case.
Marriage Is a Private Affair (1944) as
A spoiled rich girl refuses to let marriage interfere with man-chasing.
Flight for Freedom (1943) as Capt. Knowles
A female pilot breaks the Los Angeles to New York record and attracts the interest of the U.S. Navy, who want to send her on a spy mission.
The Chance of a Lifetime (1943) as Chairman
An ex-thief helps some fellow ex-cons adjust to life as defense workers, only to get involved with a robbery investigation.
They Came to Blow Up America (1943) as Diplomat
A government agent is assigned to join a hate group in order to gain information on their underground activities.
Thundering Trails (1943) as Howland
Canyon City (1943) as Judge Gleason
Craig Morton (Morgan Conway), fronting for an eastern electric concern, and town banker Emerson Wheeler (Emmett Vogan) are scheming to gain control of a water-supply dam owned by local ranchers. The bank is to foreclose on the ranchers, and sell the ranches to the corporation for a large profit. Senator Gleason (Forbes Murray) promises to help the ranchers, but he is murdered. Terry Reynolds (Don Barry), posing as an outlaw called the Nevada Kid, meets and works with Gleason's daughter, Edith (Helen Talbot), to trap the crooks and bring about a square deal for the ranchers.
Mission to Moscow (1943) as Isolationist
True story of U.S. Ambassador Joseph E. Davies' attempts to forge a wartime alliance with the Soviet Union.
Hoppy Serves a Writ (1943) as Ben Hollister
Posing as a cattle buyer, Hoppy crosses over into Oklahoma where the Jordan brother's and their outlaw gang operate outside the law. After receiving an unfriendly reception when he finds them, he, California, and Johnny rustle their cattle and drive across the river into Texas. He hopes they will cross over to retrieve their cattle and then he can arrest them.
Tahiti Honey (1943) as Commander
Calling Wild Bill Elliott (1943) as Judge Anson Richards
The ruthless self-appointed Governor Nichols and his militia are driving ranchers off their land. When they go after the Culver's, Wild Bill arrives to help them and the outnumbered ranchers fight back.
Swing Your Partner (1943) as Morningside
Mountain Rhythm (1943) as Glennon
Leather Burners (1943) as Bart
As rustled cattle have mysteriously disappeared, Johnny sends for his friend Hoppy, Hoppy arrives and immediately suspects Dan Slack. Realizing his telegram about Slack was intercepted, he locks up the operator Lafe knowing he can escape. Tailing Lafe he finds a secret entrance to a mine and inside finds the missing cattle. But Slack's men also find him just as the cattle are stampeded through the mine shaft.
Perils of Nyoka (1942)
Professor Campbell's expedition into the hills of Libya obtains a papyrus which might reveal the hiding place of the Golden Tablets of Hippocrates, containing lost medical secrets. Also in the region is intrepid Nyoka Gordon, still seeking her father, lost on a previous expedition. She alone can translate the papyrus, which directs our heroes through deadly perils (including the Tunnel of Bubbling Death) into the land of the Tuaregs. Opposing them are Vultura, Queen of the Desert, and her Arab ally Cassib, both greedy for the treasure...
Hi, Neighbor (1942) as Doctor
Tales of Manhattan (1942) as Dignified man
New Yorkers from all walks of life come into contact with a supposedly cursed tailcoat.
Call Out the Marines (1942) as Horse owner
Two old Marine Corps pals re-enlist and end up fighting over the same woman.
Hello Annapolis (1942) as
Cowboy Serenade (1942) as District Attorney Stevens
Cadets on Parade (1942) as Defense attorney
Austin Shannon (Freddie Bartholomew), after showing cowardice in sports and unable to adjust to student life, decides he is a misfit at military school and runs away. He meets newsboy Joe Novak (Jimmy Lydon)and they become friends. A $1000 reward is posted for Freddie's return but Joe doesn't take advantage of it. Joe desires an education so Austin tutors him, while Joe teaches Austin how to box, play baseball and football...without flinching (no small task indeed when working with a Freddie Bartholomew character.)
A Gentleman at Heart (1942) as Alexander
A race-track bookie tries his hand in the art racket.
Lady for a Night (1942) as Defense attorney
Gambling boat operator Jenny Blake throws over her gambler beau Jack Morgan in order to marry into high society. When her husband is killed in an attempt on her life, she is charged with his murder.
Behind the Eight Ball (1942) as Husband
Life Begins at Eight-Thirty (1942) as
Kathy lives in a cramped New York flat with her father Madden Thomas, a celebrated actor brought down by drink. Lame from an early age and feeling trapped with her father in her small world, Kathy is delighted to meet fellow tenant Robert. When Madden is offered the lead in a new King Lear and Robert lands a composing job in Hollywood, better times seem for a while to beckon.
Girl Trouble (1942) as Mrs. Lawson
Jesse James, Jr. (1942) as President
I Wake Up Screaming (1941) as Mr. Handel
A celebrity promoter is accused of murdering one of his clients.
The Apache Kid (1941) as Commissioner
Remade, with only slight revisions in names and relationships, in 1953 as "Old Overland Trail" with Rex Allen, "The Apache Kid" has Pete Dawson (Don 'Red' Barry) leading a group of friends and neighbors westward from a dust-ravished Missouri to settle Rock Creek, a frontier town in the Oregon territory. Pete has been induced to make this move by his uncle, Joe Walker (Robert Fiske), who ran afoul of the law twenty years past, but is presumably now a honest citizen. In reality, he is the same crook he was in the past. He and his partner, Nick Barter (Leroy Mason), obtain a government contract to build a road through the territory and are exploiting the settlers and forcing them to work on the road gang for little or no pay, through the use of script money they issue. The purpose for luring Pete and his friends is to obtain more labor. Walker has his henchmen, disguised as Indians, raid the wagon train, stampede the stock and destroy the supply wagon, and the distitute group reaches Rock Creek and are dependent on Walker's dubious largesse in giving them jobs on his road gang. When government funds to pay the workers comes through, Walker has his gang hold up the gold-carrying coach, and forces the laborers to accept script redeemable at one-fourth of its face value. Pete becomes aware of what is happening, so when the next payroll shipment comes through he holds up the coach himself before Walker's henchmen have a chance to, and sends the money into town to the sheriff (Monte Montague), so that the workers will be paid in real money. He continues this procedure week after week and Walker posts a huge reward for the bandit whom he calls "The Apache Kid." Pete places the true facts before the United States Road Commissioner (Forbes Murray), who helps him depose the Walker-Barter regime. Pete marries Barbara Taylor (Lynn Merrick), daughter of one of the immigrants (John Elliott.)
She Knew All the Answers (1941) as Broker
Prairie Stranger (1941) as Jud Evans
Our Wife (1941) as
A musician's ex-wife wants him back after he finds love and success.
Sun Valley Serenade (1941) as Headwaiter
A Norwegian war orphan adopted by a pianist as a publicity stunt turns out to be a beautiful young woman.
Marry the Bo$$'$ Daughter (1941) as Ship's captain
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.
Meet John Doe (1941) as Legislator
A reporter's fraudulent story turns a tramp into a national hero and makes him a pawn of big business.
Saddlemates (1941) as Colonel Langley
When a strip of land along the Red River is declared in Indian Territory instead of Texas, the Rangers leave and the Army moves in. Now ex-rangers the Mesquiteers stay on as scouts. The new Colonel plans to make peace with the Indians but unknown to him the notorious Indian Wanechee is posing as his interpreter. The Mesquiteers learn of the masquerade but are not beleived and instead are arrested just as Wanechee moves to wipe out the arriving wagon train.
New Moon (1940) as Commandant
A revolutionary leader romances a French aristocrat in Louisiana.
Edison, the Man (1940) as Broker
Thomas Edison fights to turn his dreams into reality.
Andy Hardy Meets Debutante (1940) as
A teenage boy goes into debt to court a Manhattan socialite.
Third Finger, Left Hand (1940) as Wilbur
A man-shy fashion editor pretends to be married until a suitor claims to be her husband.
Ride, Tenderfoot, Ride (1940) as Henry Walker
Overly shy cowboy Gene inherits a meat-packing plant, then faces stiff competition from snooty Ann Randolph, rival owner determined to do him in.
The Earl of Chicago (1940) as Diplomat
A Chicago gangster inherits a British title.
A Chump at Oxford (1940) as Banker
When they accidentally capture a bank robber, two street cleaners are given a scholarship to Oxford.
A Night at Earl Carroll's (1940) as Mayor Brown
Flight Command (1940) as Captain
A cocky cadet tries to prove himself during flight training.
In Old Missouri (1940) as Holt
The Weavers play sharecroppers. They confront their landlord with their tale of woe only to find he is in money trouble too. He also has a wastrel son and a socialite wife who wants a divorce. He begs the Weavers to trade places with him and fix things up.
Island of Doomed Men (1940) as Parole board chairman
A government agent infiltrates a prison island to build a case against its corrupt, sadistic warden.
Men Against the Sky (1940) as Banker
A famous flyer turns to drink but tries to straighten out to help with the war effort.
Turnabout (1940) as Carter
Battling spouses accidentally switch bodies.
Manhattan Heartbeat (1940) as E. J.
Remember? (1939) as Man at Bronson party
A bickering couple takes an amnesia potion so they can re-discover each other.
Tropic Fury (1939) as Second director
First Offenders (1939) as Mr. Wentworth
Spoilers of the Range (1939) as Roland
Beginning as usual with The Sons of the Pioneers singing "Tumbling Tumbleweeds" over the opening title and credit frames, which should be how all Westerns begin, especially those westerns of the 50's and 60's that used insipid title songs telling the plot before the film started, this one wastes no time as Lobo Savage (Dick Curtis, of course) secretly in league with saloon owner Cash Fenton (Kenneth Macdonald, of course) steals the $50,000 raised by the ranchers for Mesa Verde's new dam. Fenton agrees to lend the ranchers new money---their old money of course---to complete the dam on the condition their cattle are driven to market by a certain date in order to repay the loan. Then Lobo and his henchies set out to make certain the ranchers can't meet the deadline. Jeff Strong (Charles Starrett) discovers the connection between Savage and Fenton, and he and his cowhands, the Sons of the Pioneers, begin the battle to defeat Savage and Fenton.
Only Angels Have Wings (1939) as Harkwright
A team of flyers risks their lives to deliver the mail in a mountainous South American country.
Mercy Plane (1939) as Benson
Missing Daughters (1939) as Receptionist
Thunder Afloat (1939) as Naval aide
An old sailor is duped into joining the Navy, where he runs into a longtime rival.
The Lone Wolf Spy Hunt (1939) as Palmer
A spy forces a reformed jewel thief to crack the safe where plans for an anti-aircraft gun are stored.
At the Circus (1939) as Captain
The Marx Bros. team up to keep a circus from going bankrupt.
Hollywood Cavalcade (1939) as Manager
Michael Linnett Connors takes Molly Adair from Broadway understudy to 1913 Hollywood star. Although she is in love with him, she marries her co-star reckoning wrongly Connors thinks of her only in terms of movies. He fires her in pique, apparently terminally damaging his career.
The Lady and the Mob (1939) as District Attorney
A woman sets out to break a criminal gang controlling the dry cleaning business.
Air Devils (1938) as Captain Hawthorne
Smashing the Spy Ring (1938) as Colonel Scully
Swiss Miss (1938) as Tourist
When they''''re swindled, two salesmen have to work off their debts in a Swiss hotel.
Woman Against Woman (1938) as Fisher
A divorcee decides she wants her husband back after he''''s re-married.
Test Pilot (1938) as Pilot in cafe
An irresponsible test pilot's wife and best friend try to get him to grow up.
Kentucky Moonshine (1938) as
Tony Martin goes to Kentucky to find talent to boost radio ratings. There it is learned that the Ritz brothers are really from New York and only pretending to be hillbillies to get on Martin's show.
The Girl of the Golden West (1938) as
A frontierswoman shelters a notorious outlaw.
Keep Smiling (1938) as Producer Hanley
Jane breaks into the film business while also reviving the flagging career of her film director uncle (Wilcoxon) and getting him hooked up with his secretary (Stuart).
Always Goodbye (1938) as Decorator
Battle of Broadway (1938) as Judge
Hold That Kiss (1938) as Judge at dog show
Romance blossoms when a man and woman each think the other is rich.
Time Out for Murder (1938) as Business man at telephone
A bank runner (Kellard) is accused of killing a woman (Hussey) for whom he deposited a large amount. Reporter (Stuart) and bank official (Stuart) investigate.
Walking Down Broadway (1938) as Attorney
Swing That Cheer (1938) as Doctor
Hold That Co-Ed (1938) as Otis
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.
Say It in French (1938) as Dr. Van Gulden
Souls at Sea (1937) as Associate justice
An abolitionist signs on with a slaving ship to sabotage their efforts.
Wife, Doctor and Nurse (1937) as Jack
That Certain Woman (1937) as
A gangster's widow fights for love despite society's disapproval.
Maytime (1937) as Aide
An opera star's manager tries to stop her romance with a penniless singer.
Easy Living (1937) as Husband
When a working girl tries to return a lost fur coat, she gets caught up in a wealthy family''''s battles.
Breezing Home (1937) as Judge
The Great Gambini (1937) as Butler
Saratoga (1937) as Pullman steward
A horse breeder''''s daughter falls for a bookie.
Wells Fargo (1937) as
An employee of an express shipping service helps to provide people with the supplies they need.
The Girl on the Front Page (1936) as Politician

Cast (short)

So You Want To Be On The Radio (1948)
In this comedic short, Joe McDoakes is behind the eight ball once again when he is the winner on a radio show. Vitaphone Release 1737A.
Main Street Today (1944)
This short film promotes the U.S. war effort at home in a small town.
Joy Scouts (1939)
In this comedic short, a gang of children decide to head off on an unsupervised camping adventure.
How to Eat (1939)
In this comedic short, Robert Benchley discusses how different situations can affect one''''s ability to consume and digest food.
Song of Revolt (1937)
This short film tells the story of how France''''s "Le Marseillaise" came to be written during the French Revolution.
A Girl's Best Years (1937)
A woman reporter is hired by an author-songwriter to help him avoid additional breach-of-promise suits in this comedic short.

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