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Cast (feature film)

Who Was That Lady? (1960) as Schultz
A cheating husband convinces his wife his flirtations are actually spy missions.
Last Train from Gun Hill (1959) as Hotel clerk
A Western Marshall discovers the man who raped and murdered his wife is his best friend''''s son.
The Missouri Traveler (1958) as Pos Neely
A 15-year old runaway orphan determines to make it on his own as a farmer.
The Sheepman (1958) as Bartender
A tough sheep farmer battles the local cattle baron for land and a beautiful woman.
Short Cut to Hell (1957) as Hotel manager
A professional hitman is hired by a friend to commit two murders. His friend pays him off in what turns out to be stolen money, and the police soon trace the money to him. On the run, he kidnaps the girlfriend of the police detective in charge of his pursuit and threatens to kill her unless the hunt is called off.
Mister Cory (1957) as Owner
Cory, an ambitious Chicago slum kid with a knack for gambling, gets a busboy job at a posh Wisconsin resort...where his real purpose is to gamble with the staff and guests and romance rich young ladies. Setbacks follow, but Cory eventually rises to a high position in the world of professional gambling. But he just can't forget the glamorous Vollard sisters. And now he has even farther to fall...
Our Miss Brooks (1956) as Dr. Henley
A high school teacher has to rescue the professor she loves from his grasping mother.
Wichita (1955) as Bartender
Wyatt Earp fights to straighten out a crooked cow town.
My Sister Eileen (1955) as Plumber
Two sisters from Ohio, one pretty, one witty, plot to take New York City by storm.
Seven Angry Men (1955) as Farmer
A fanatical abolitionist leads a personal war against slave owners in Kansas.
The Eternal Sea (1955) as Dining room captain
Tennessee Champ (1954) as Ring announcer
A boxer reforms his crooked manager.
Phffft (1954) as Workman
A couple divorce but can''''t stop getting mixed up in each other''''s lives.
The I Don't Care Girl (1953) as Bartender
This musical biopic presents the life of vaudeville headliner Eva Tanguay.
Let's Do It Again (1953) as Cab driver
A divorced couple finds it impossible to stay out of each other's lives.
Escape from Fort Bravo (1953) as Symore
The Civil War complicates the Cavalry''''s battle against Indians.
Abbott and Costello Go to Mars (1953) as Drunk
Lester and Orville accidentally launch a rocket which is supposed to fly to Mars. Instead it goes to New Orleans for Mardi Gras. They are then forced by bank robber Mugsy and his pal Harry to fly to Venus where they find a civilization made up entirely of women, men having been banished.
Bright Victory (1952) as Bartender
A blinded veteran struggles to adjust to peacetime life.
Bonzo Goes to College (1952) as Drunk
In this fantasy-toned sequel, former lab chimp Bonzo, now literate (!), runs away from a carnival sideshow and hops a banana truck. He lands in college town Pawlton and is adopted by the granddaughter of football coach 'Pop' Drew, who sorely needs good players. Obvious but pleasant slapstick follows.
Here Come the Marines (1952) as Maj. Desmond
When they''''re drafted, the Bowery Boys set out to solve a murder.
Young Man With Ideas (1952) as Waiter
A country lawyer moves his family to Los Angeles.
Wild Stallion (1952) as Sergeant
A horse hunter pursues a white colt that ran off when his parents were killed.
High Noon (1952) as Jimmy
A retired Marshal must defend his town from a revengeful villain.
Flat Top (1952) as Captain
Francis Goes to West Point (1952) as Drunk
Peter Sterling (Donald O'Conner) is working at a government plant. His friend Francis (the talking mule) tells him the plant is going to be bombed. Peter passes the information to the plant manager. The bombers are caught and the plant is saved. Because of his help in saving the plant, Peter is sent to West Point. After his arrival, he finds out that Francis is there as one of the mascots. As usual, Peter gets himself in trouble by telling the commander that Francis can talk.
The Lady Pays Off (1951) as Bartender
The naive Evelyn Warren, elected shool-teacher of the year by Time Magazine, goes to Las Vegas, where she loses a lot of money. In order to pay her debts, casino-manager Matt Braddock asks her to take care of his sad little daughter Diana.
Criminal Lawyer (1951) as Bartender
An alcoholic lawyer sobers up to defend his friend in a murder case.
Meet Me After the Show (1951) as Stage manager
The star of a Broadway show suspects her husband may be having an affair with the show''''s backer.
Only the Valiant (1951) as Corporal of the guard
Capt. Richard Lance (Gregory Peck) is unjustly held responsible, by his men & girlfriend, for an Indian massacre death of beloved Lt. Holloway. Holloway (Gig Young) is killed while escorting a dangerous Indian chief to another fort's prison. The chief escapes. Knowing their fort is in danger of Indian attack, Lance takes a small group of army misfits to an abandoned nearby army fort to defend a mountain pass against the oncoming Indian assault. Their mission is to stall for time until reinforcements from another fort arrive. The men in this small group of malcontents, deserters, psychopaths & cowards all hate Capt. Lance & wish him dead. Much to their chagrin, the men recognize that Lance's survival instincts, military knowledge & leadership are the only chance the group has of staying alive.
Sunny Side of the Street (1951) as Engineer
A TV station receptionist tries to make her boyfriend a singing star only to lose him to the sponsor''''s daughter.
A Woman of Distinction (1950) as Bartender
A publicity hungry press agent creates a romance between an icy college dean and a visiting lecturer.
To Please a Lady (1950) as Hank Harmon
A ruthless race-car driver falls for a crusading journalist out to clean up the sport.
Louisa (1950) as Usher
The Norton family is in a turmoil due to faultfinding grandma Louisa. Strongly urged to find outside interests, Louisa starts dating grocer Hammond; their necking among the teenagers shocks the latter (!), and Louisa's architect son Hal isn't too thrilled either. So what's to do when Hal's boss Mr. Burnside becomes a rival for Louisa's favors?
The Traveling Saleswoman (1950) as Bartender
Kill the Umpire (1950) as Ted
To appease his family, a retired baseball player signs up for umpire school.
The Lone Wolf and His Lady (1949) as Ava Rockling
A reformed thief tracks a stolen jewel to clear his name.
Mighty Joe Young (1949) as Agent
Showmen try to exploit a giant ape raised by an orphan.
That Wonderful Urge (1949) as Reporter
An heiress gets back at the reporter who pretended to romance her to get a story.
Tell It to the Judge (1949) as Bartender
To win back her husband, a divorcee pretends to be married to a loser.
The Senator Was Indiscreet (1948) as Elevator operator
Dim-witted blowhard, Melvin G. Ashton, is a US Senator who wants to be President. He hires Lew Gibson, a talented PR man who gets Ashton in newsreels and on the front page, never thinking he'll win. But Ashton has a secret weapon: a diary documenting every shady deal his party's made for 35 years. With the diary, he blackmails the party leaders to support his candidacy, and he's on his way to the nomination. An unseen political enemy is after the diary, using the young and lovely Valerie Shepherd to get into the Senator's room, and Lew's fiancée, reporter Poppy McNaughton thinks she can get her hands on it, too, and stop Ashton. Will the otherwise unemployable dope become President?
The Babe Ruth Story (1948) as Brother Francis
A childlike oaf becomes the greatest star in baseball.
Song of My Heart (1948) as Doorman
Up in Central Park (1948) as Stage manager
The Return of the Whistler (1948) as Painter
When a woman goes missing on the eve of her wedding, her fiancee hires a detective to track her down.
The Fuller Brush Man (1948) as Police announcer
A bumbling salesman gets mixed up in murder.
Blondie's Secret (1948) as Cashier
Out of the Blue (1947) as Bartender
Set in an apartment building whose occupants include Arthur Earthleigh (George Brent), a meek and mild type married to the beautiful-but-domineering Mae (Carole Landis); a Bohemian artist, David Galleo (Turhan Bey) and his always-there model, Deborah Tyler (Virginia Mayo); and Olive Jensen (Ann Dvorak), a Greenwich Village type who is always slightly-but-continuously inebriated, and whose motto is "love and let love." She calls on George while his wife is out, and when she passes out during his attempts to get her out before his wife returns, he thinks she is dead and deposits her on Galleo's terrace. Galleo takes advantage of the situation by using it in a blackmail scheme against Arthur, which is shakey, at best, as Olive refuses to stay dead.
Lady in the Lake (1947) as Drunk
Philip Marlowe searches for a missing woman in this mystery shot entirely from the detective''''s viewpoint.
That's My Gal (1947) as Stage manager Sam
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.
Roses Are Red (1947) as Reporter
This script rode in right off of the range that had been ridden at least twice by Tim McCoy at Columbia. Writer Elmam did little other than moving it from a Western to a big-town Eastern. Don Castle plays a newly-elected district attorney but, just before he takes office, the town's crooked political boss (Edward Keane) has his henchies (including Jeff Chandler)kidnap him with intentions of replacing him with an ex-convict(Don Castle in a dual role) who is his exact double. While the D.A.'s double/replacement is studying his mannerisms where he is being held captive, the D.A. knocks out the double, takes his clothes and manages to fool the gang boss into thinking he is the ex-con. The henchies then kill the ex-con thinking he is the D.A. The latter continues to impersonate his double until he has set and sprung the trap on the gang boss and his minions. Peggy Knudsen plays the D.A's. fiance, Patricia Knight the wife of the ex-con and Joe Sawyer pops up as a crooked police official.
Suddenly, It's Spring (1947) as Pier manager
A WAC officer returns from the war to find her husband wants a divorce.
Second Chance (1947) as Pinky
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (1947) as Taxi starter
An accountant dreams of being a hero but finds it''''s not so easy in real life.
Road to Rio (1947) as Stampman
Another in the excellent Hope and Crosby 'Road To' series. Scat Sweeney, and Hot Lips Barton, two out of work musicians, stow away on board a Rio bound ship, after accidentally setting fire to the big top of a circus. They then get mixed up with a potential suicide Lucia, who first thanks them, then unexpectedly turns them over to the ship's captain. When they find out that she has been hypnotised, to go through a marriage of convenience, when the ship reaches Rio, the boys turn up at the ceremony, in order to stop the wedding, and to help catch the crooks.
Angel and the Badman (1947) as Headwaiter
When a Quaker girl nurses a notorious gunman back to health, he tries to adopt her peaceful ways.
My Favorite Brunette (1947) as
A baby photographer mistaken for a private eye ends up framed for murder.
The Trouble with Women (1947) as Court clerk
Killer McCoy (1947) as Waiter
A lightweight boxer gets mixed up in murder.
Key Witness (1947) as Smiley
House of Horrors (1946) as Detective Tomlinson
Girl on the Spot (1946) as Lightfoot Lewis
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.
Adventure (1946) as Barber
A rough-living sailor has trouble adjusting to domestic life when he marries a librarian.
Boston Blackie and the Law (1946) as Jones
A reformed thief brings a magic show to a woman's prison and gets mixed up in an escape.
Masquerade in Mexico (1946) as F.B.I. man
Wake Up and Dream (1946) as
Henry Pecket (Clem Bevans) keeps a land-bound, home-made sloop in the backyard of his boarding house ran by widow Sara March (Charlotte Greenwood), who is tolerant of the fancied trips around the world taken by her "ancient mariner" boarder. Little Nella Cairn (Connie Marshall,)another boarder, is his constant companion on the sloop's "trips." When her brother, Jeff Cairn (John Payne), enlists in the Navy, Nella is sent to board with a cousin, but is unhappy and returns to the boarding house. Pecket sends for Jenny (June Haver), a waitress for Mr. Agrippa (Oliver Blake) at his lunchroom and sweetheart of Jeff. Pecket and Jenny together decide to take care of Nella, when she receives a telegram from the War Department advising that Jeff is missing in action. To console the young girl, Pecket tells her they'll sail out to a wonderful island he knows about where he is sure Jeff can be found. The widow March, incensed about gossip she hears that Pecket is entertaining women guests on his boat, sells it to Mr. Agrippa, who wants to make a hamburger stand out of it. He has a man install wheels on it and plans to tow it away the next day. Pecket, Jenny and Nella have a meeting on the boat, a storm blows up, and since the sails are set, the "Sara March" puts out to "sea,", where it becomes "reefed" in a haystack. A young itinerant dentist, Howard Williams (John Ireland), offers to tow them but runs out of gas just as they reach Dignman's Ferry. He suggests they launch the boat, and all hands, including Williams, who comes in handy when they encounter a scientist in need of dental work, set sail on an enchanted voyage for Pecket's rendezvous find Jeff.
Deadline for Murder (1946) as Player
Alias Mr. Twilight (1946) as Delivery man
Geoffrey Holden (Lloyd Corrigan) is an elderly con-man who is a lovable old man when providing his beloved granddaughter (Gigi Perreau) with the simple luxuries of life, yet has no qualms when working a racket devised to relieve his victims of their property. Trudy Marshall is the governess of the grandaughter, and is in love with a detective (Michael Duane) who is about to expose the old man's unsuspected activities.
Dick Tracy vs. Cueball (1946) as Piano player
A police detective uses his girlfriend to track down a homicidal maniac.
Bowery Bombshell (1946) as Dugan
The Bowery Boys tackle gangsters to clear one of their own from a bogus robbery charge.
The Magnificent Rogue (1946) as Stage manager
The Man Who Dared (1946) as Sergeant Clay
The Hoodlum Saint (1946) as Waiter
After finding religion, a cynical newspaperman tries to help young hoods.
Inside Job (1946) as Store detective
The Runaround (1946) as Moyer
Maverick private eyes Kildane and Quayle leave a large agency to work on their own. Their first assignment (pirated from the old firm): retrieve eloping heiress Penelope competition with their former boss Prentiss. Kildane finds Penelope with surprising ease and keeps her one jump ahead of Prentiss with assorted difficulties, but can he avoid a romantic complication with his lovely charge?
Faithful in My Fashion (1946) as Phil, a salesman
A sailor on leave causes problems at the department store his girlfriend manages.
Till the End of Time (1946) as Warrant officer
A returning World War II veteran falls for a troubled war widow.
The Best Years of Our Lives (1946) as Waiter
Three returning servicemen fight to adjust to life after World War II.
The Kid from Brooklyn (1946) as Photographer
A shy milkman gets into boxing when he turns out to have a killer punch.
The Show-Off (1946) as Clerk
A man''''s loud-mouthed bumbling almost ruins his new wife''''s family.
That's the Spirit (1945) as Detective
On Stage Everybody (1945) as Mason
Snafu (1945) as Cleaner
A 14-year-old has to re-adjust when he''''s returned to his family after falsifying his age to become a World War II hero.
Blonde from Brooklyn (1945) as Waiter
An aspiring singer masquerades as a Southern belle to get a radio job.
Without Love (1945) as Soldier
A World War II housing shortage inspires a widow to propose a marriage of convenience with an inventor.
Hit the Hay (1945) as Cab driver
Honeymoon Ahead (1945) as Joe
Out of the Depths (1945) as Charlie Anderson
The Lost Weekend (1945) as Proprietor of liquor store
A writer fights to overcome his addiction to liquor.
The Stork Club (1945) as Higgins, chauffeur
A hat-check girl gets rich quick when she saves a millionaire''''s life.
Captain Eddie (1945) as Paymaster
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.
Wonder Man (1945) as Schoolteacher
A murdered nightclub star possesses a mild-mannered look-alike to bring his killers to justice.
She Gets Her Man (1945) as Town character
Her Lucky Night (1945) as Proprietor
Let's Go Steady (1945) as Cab driver
Babes on Swing Street (1944) as Customer
Together Again (1944) as Cab driver
The female mayor of a small-town ignites local gossip when she falls for a sculptor.
See Here, Private Hargrove (1944) as Mr. Smith
A green recruit has a series of madcap adventures in the Army.
Kansas City Kitty (1944) as Gas repairman
A piano teacher takes on shady music publishers.
Irish Eyes Are Smiling (1944) as Hotel clerk
Sing a Jingle (1944) as Wiggins
My Gal Loves Music (1944) as Soda clerk
The Missing Juror (1944) as Wally
A detective tries to stop whomever is murdering the jurors on a notorious murder case.
Dancing in Manhattan (1944) as Waiter
Bowery to Broadway (1944) as Reformer
Fired Wife (1943) as Bartender
Good Morning, Judge (1943) as Bartender
Honeymoon Lodge (1943) as Bartender
When Johnny Comes Marching Home (1943) as Taxi driver
The Meanest Man in the World (1943) as Photographer
Compassionate small-town lawyer Richard Clarke moves to New York City to seek his fortune, but is unsuccessful until he takes a friend's advice and tries to convince the world he's a ruthless heel. Suddenly he's the most popular lawyer in town -- but he could lose his fiancée.
Footlight Glamour (1943) as Taxi driver
Nobody's Darling (1943) as Bus driver
Lady Bodyguard (1943) as Chef
A.C.Baker (Anne Shirley), advertising executive for an insurance company, approaches test pilot Terry Moore (Eddie Albert) with a proposition that in return for using his picture and endorsement he will get a paid-for-a-year $1000 policy. High-risk Terry agrees. George MacAlister (Roger Pryor) fires his secretary, Miss Tracy (Mary Treen), just as she is typing up the policy and she, for spite, changes the amount from a thousand dollars to one million dollars. A.C. delivers the policy, without noticing the difference, to Terry at a party at the Frolics Club, a cheap joint wedged between a burlesque house and a flop house hotel. Three characters, an elderly hat-check "girl" known as Mother Hodges (Maude Eburne); Avery Jamieson (Raymond Walburn), a broken-down actor; and bartender Harry Gargan (Edward Brophy) are named beneficiaries. When the company discovers the error, A.C. is sent to get back the policy and, pending that, don't let Terry make any test flights.
Slightly Dangerous (1943) as Waiter
A small-town girl changes her identity to make it in New York, leaving her boyfriend a suspect in her "disappearance."
All by Myself (1943) as Price
Top Man (1943) as Secretary
Dangerous Blondes (1943) as Attendant
A mystery writer and his wife investigate the murder of a couturier''''s wife.
The Lady Is Willing (1942) as Counter man
A Broadway star has to find a husband so she can adopt an abandoned child.
Life Begins at Eight-Thirty (1942) as Clerk
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.
Moonlight Masquerade (1942) as Bartender
Ice-Capades Revue (1942) as Deakin
Orchestra Wives (1942) as Clerk
A woman falls in love with a musician in a band and learns about life as an orchestra wife.
The Old Homestead (1942) as Croupier
The Major and the Minor (1942) as Ticket agent
A woman disguises herself as a little girl and ends up in a military academy.
Priorities on Parade (1942) as Vendor
Pardon My Stripes (1942) as Airport clerk
A Night to Remember (1942) as Police photographer
A mystery writer and his wife stumble on a murder in their new apartment.
Almost Married (1942) as Newspaperman
Gloria Dobson (Jane Frazee) is finding it hard to become a night club singer in New York because she has "no name". She is given a chance to acquire one when her trunk is delivered by mistake to the home of socialite James Manning III (Robert Paige). The latter's wealthy Aunt Matilda (Elizabeth Patterson) has Jimmy tagged for marriage to Louella Marvin (Jan Wiley). Jimmy, not interested in marrying Louella, and his butler, Michael (Charles Coleman) persuade Gloria, who has come to claim her trunk, to be introduced to Aunt Mathilda as Jimmy's "secret bride". The news of his "secret marriage" makes the newspapers, and his lawyers advise him that the only way out is an actual marriage to Gloria, followed by a quick divorce. Gloria agrees and they are married, and she discovers she has fallen in love with Jimmy. But humiliated because Jimmy still wants a divorce, she defiantly obtains a night club singing engagement on the strength of her married name. Jimmy ruins her chances of gaining recognition by buying up all the club's reservations for three weeks. Gloria then heads for Reno to get a divorce. Jimmy, realizing that he does love Gloria, flies to catch her Reno-bound train...
Keeper of the Flame (1942) as Piggot
A reporter digs into the secret life of a recently deceased political hero.
Footlight Serenade (1942) as Writer
Conceited World Champion boxer Tommy Lundy decides to test his popularity in a Broadway show. Tommy always has an eye for the ladies and he starts paying attention to beautiful chorus girl Pat Lambert. Pat's boyfriend Bill Smith isn't impressed with Tommy even though Tommy gets him a boxing part in the show. When Tommy finds out that Pat and Bill were secretly together the night before the show opens, he angrily plans to turn the boxing scene with Bill into a real bout.
A Tragedy at Midnight (1942) as Swanson
This Republic murder mystery starts with a radio broadcast by Greg Sherman (John Howard) who solves cases on the air that the local police cannot solve. As he names the perpetrator of a recent murder we see the criminal, who is listening to the show, become alarmed and start to make his escape. The scene shifts to the police department where the chief, fearing for his job, assigns officers to get something, anything, on Sherman and get him off the air. Meanwhile, Greg and his pretty wife Beth (Margaret Lindsay) are parting company. He's going to a party and she's going to visit her pregnant sister in the hospital. The next morning Greg wakes up and nudges his sleeping wife. When she doesn't respond, he pulls off the covers and finds not his wife but a strange woman, dead and with the murder knife still sticking up out of her back. While he's still recovering from the shock, Beth walks into the bedroom. Thinking that she has discovered her husband with another woman, she leaves and calls the police. The police are delighted of course, but Greg escapes as they are arresting him. Now he must solve the mystery by himself...
Who Is Hope Schuyler? (1942) as Perley Seymour
Calling Dr. Gillespie (1942) as Sour orderly
A wheelchair-bound doctor fights off a homicidal maniac.
Henry Aldrich, Editor (1942) as Process server
Henry (James Lydon) gets into another jam when he becomes the editor of the Centerville Hish School newspaper. The Fire Chief suspects him when he covers fires.
Two Yanks in Trinidad (1942) as Taxi driver
You Can't Escape Forever (1942) as Reporter
Although she's been demoted to writing the advice column, a newspaper woman still tries to expose a racketeer.
San Antonio Rose (1941) as Headwaiter
Hello Sucker (1941) as Mr. Giffle
Manpower (1941) as Lineman
Power linemen feud over the love of a sultry nightclub singer.
The Big Store (1941) as Cameraman
A detective and his zany pals take over a failing department store.
Three Girls About Town (1941) as Laundry man
Sisters working at a hotel try to hide a dead body before the next convention arrives.
Navy Blues (1941) as Shore patrolman
Honolulu days are far from peaceful for a boatload of amorous sailors.
Caught in the Act (1941) as Sergeant Riley
Miss Polly (1941) as Hubert
A small-town matchmaker takes on the local blue noses.
The Bride Came C.O.D. (1941) as McGee's pilot
A pilot and a temperamental heiress are stranded in the desert together.
The Devil Pays Off (1941) as 2d steward
Chris Waring (William Wright) is a government investigator trying to gather the necessary evidence to convict a shipping magnate, DeBrock (J.Edward Bromberg), of selling his ships to the United States but is suspected of holding up and preventing their delivery because of bribes from foreign powers. DeBrock's conscience, nor his flirty wife, Valerie DeBrock (Osa Massen), give him any peace of mind.
Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941) as Handler
A prizefighter who died before his time is reincarnated as a tycoon with a murderous wife.
The Strawberry Blonde (1941) as
A man''''s infatuation with a gold-digging beauty continues after his marriage.
World Premiere (1941) as Fireman
Blondie Goes Latin (1941) as Sailor
You Belong to Me (1941) as Parking attendant
A playboy marries a woman doctor then grows jealous of her male patients.
Skylark (1941) as Counterman at hamburger stand
A neglected housewife falls in love with a handsome attorney.
Puddin' Head (1941) as UBS employee
Slightly Tempted (1940) as Warcross
Confidence man Professor Ross (Hugh Herbert) is released from prison and goes to Knoxton where his daughter Judy (Peggy Moran) lives. She has told everyone, including her fiancee Jimmy Duncan (Johnny Downs), that her father has been exploring in South America. Civic leaders ask him to lecture at a gala reception. Because Jimmy needs money to finance a toy train factory, Ross ends his lecture with a sales talk about the valuable Iridium mines he found in South America. Ethelreda Knox (Elisabeth Risdon), big-time toy manufacturer, wants to get a monopoly on the Iridium stock, while Gentleman Jack (Robert Emmett Keane) and The Duchess (Gertrude Michael), a pair of slick crooks, also want to chisel in on the deal. Ross gets the swindlers and civic leaders to deposit $60,000 in the bank and he finances Jimmy's factory with the funds. Feeling somewhat "taken", Gentleman Jack and The Duchess rob the bank, but with the help of his crony Peter (George E. Stone), Ross sees to it that the pair leave town holding an empty bag. Ross reimburses the locals and suggests a merger of the factories owned by his bride-to-be Eltelreda and his future son-in-law Jimmy.
The Invisible Killer (1940) as Pat
Girl from Havana (1940) as Henry Hewitt
The Ghost Comes Home (1940) as Waiter
A man who''''s presumed dead returns to his family.
The Great Profile (1940) as Reporter
Barrymore lampoons himself. A famous actor, given to drink, nearly destroys the show, but his leading lady (Hughes) returns to save it. Meanwhile a young girl (Baxter) tries to reform him.
Elsa Maxwell's Public Deb No. 1 (1940) as Reporter
When a waiter (Murphy) gives a society girl (Joyce) a public spanking for attending a Communist rally, her soup-tycoon uncle (Ruggles) makes the waiter a vice-president of his company.
He Stayed for Breakfast (1940) as Waiter
The Doctor Takes A Wife (1940) as Soda clerk
A man-hating author and a woman-hating doctor have to pretend they're married.
Everybody's Baby (1939) as Waiter
Naughty but Nice (1939) as Arranger
A college professor turns songwriter and falls for his lyricist.
The Housekeeper's Daughter (1939) as Second reporter
A gangster's moll runs home to mother, with reporters and amateur detectives hot on her tail.
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) as Reporter
An idealistic Senate replacement takes on political corruption.
Little Accident (1939) as Photographer
Honolulu (1939) as Interne
A movie star trades places with a Hawaiian plantation owner.
The Amazing Mr. Williams (1939) as Waiter
The mayor's secretary competes with her homicide detective fiancé's devotion to his job.
Nick Carter, Master Detective (1939) as Taxi driver
A famous detective investigates industrial espionage at a plane factory.
The Day the Bookies Wept (1939) as Maxie
A taxi driver buys a beer-drinking race horse.
Invitation to Happiness (1939) as Waiter
Trainer Pop Hardy thinks his heavyweight boxer 'King' Cole could be champ...some day; he wants to sell a half interest in Cole to his rich friend Wayne. Wayne's daughter Eleanor is disdainful, but brash Cole manages to get under her skin. Can a society dame and a mug find happiness together? And can she wait for his slow rise to fame?
Yellow Jack (1938) as Soldier
A Marine in turn-of-the-century Cuba risks his life in the fight to cure yellow fever.
Sing You Sinners (1938) as Waiter
A brother act is broken up by one sibling''''s devotion to gambling.
City Girl (1938) as Gas station attendant
Speed to Burn (1938) as Policeman
Slander House (1938) as Terry Kent
There's That Woman Again (1938) as Waiter
Orphans of the Street (1938) as Charlie
Meet the Girls (1938) as Waiter
Ride a Crooked Mile (1938) as Bush
Rhythm in the Clouds (1937) as Clyde Lyons
Larceny on the Air (1937) as Andrews
The Hit Parade (1937) as Burt Ambrose
Agent Pete Garland is fired by society singer Monica Barrett after he got her a new radio contract, because she thinks her lawyer friend Teddy Leeds fits in better with her social status. To get even, Pete wants to make an unknown singer into a star. He finds Ruth Allison, drives her hard through rehearsals and makes her a star. But she is worried about her past, something she hasn't told Pete: She's an ex-convict and jumped bail in order to keep her partners in crime out of it. Further she's in love with Pete, but feels that he's still carrying a torch for Monica. When Monica's popularity is decreasing, Pete is able to get Ruth a stint on the program, the result is Monica is fired and Ruth get her job, but Monica takes revenge by revealing Ruth's past. Ruth considers it is best for her to disappear before being arrested, but she has become a star in public opinion. Will she get Pete or will she go to prison again ?
Make Way for Tomorrow (1937) as Ticket seller
A devoted couple faces the harsh economic realities of growing older.
Bill Cracks Down (1937) as Eddy "Porky" Plunkett
Dangerous Holiday (1937) as Solitaire
A Man Betrayed (1936) as Gabby Hoke
The Voice of Bugle Ann (1936) as Mr. Tanner
A Missouri farmer's love for his hunting dog triggers a feud that divides the county.
The Mandarin Mystery (1936) as Huffy
Navy Born (1936) as Bill Lyons
Beware of Ladies (1936) as Sniff
The Big Show (1936) as Wilson
When cowboy star Tom Ford disappears, Wilson gets his double Gene Autry to impersonate him. But Ford owes gangster Rico $10,000 and Rico arrives to collect. He fails to get the money but learns that Autry is an impersonator and now blackmails Wilson and his movie studio.
Sitting on the Moon (1936) as Mike Rooney
Happy Go Lucky (1936) as Charlie Davis
Absolute Quiet (1936) as Dahle
Murder follows when a plane filled with shady characters is forced to land on a tycoon's ranch.
Riffraff (1936) as Pete
Young marrieds in the fishing business run afoul of the law.
Libeled Lady (1936) as Divorce detective
When an heiress sues a newspaper, the editor hires a reporter to compromise her.
Bulldog Edition (1936) as Charlie Hunter
Mister Cinderella (1936) as Hotel clerk
A timid young man longs to enter high society.
Fury (1936) as Hotdog stand owner
An innocent man escapes a lynch mob then returns for revenge.
San Francisco (1936) as Man in breadline
A beautiful singer and a battling priest try to reform a Barbary Coast saloon owner in the days before the big earthquake.
Wife Vs. Secretary (1936) as Tom
A secretary becomes so valuable to her boss that it jeopardizes his marriage.
Robinson Crusoe of Clipper Island (1936)
A 14-episode serial in which Mala, a Polynesian in the employ of U.S. Intelligence investigates sabotage on Clipper Island. A gang of spies causes the eruption of a volcano, for which our hero is blamed. He convinces the local Princess Melani of his innocence and helps her ward off a takeover by rival high priest Porotu.
Annapolis Farewell (1935) as Ensign
Alias Mary Dow (1935) as Reporter
Dying Evelyn Dow anguishes over her lost daughter, who disappeared as a child. Evelyn's husband Henry, hoping to make his wife's final days more bearable, asks waitress Sally Gates to pose as the daughter. Sally does so, but Mrs. Dow is so cheered by her "daughter's" return that she regains her health, leaving Sally stuck in her role.
Gold Diggers of 1935 (1935) as Reporter
A socialite is bamboozled into producing a stage show in her home.
Bombshell (1933) as Chauffeur
A glamorous film star rebels against the studio, her pushy press agent and a family of hangers-on.

Cinematography (feature film)

Charming Billy (1999)
A seemingly normal man in the midwest goes on a killing spree, climbing a water tower with a high-powered rifle and taking shots at passers-by.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

The Kid from Brooklyn (1946) as Danny Kaye's double
A shy milkman gets into boxing when he turns out to have a killer punch.

Cast (short)

Propaganda short from 1943 depicting the devil conspiring with Adolph Hitler by phone to economically sabatage the US. He tries to prey on people's fear and greed, to get them to hoard food, sell war bonds for quick cash, buy scarce items on the black market and beat the government rationing and price ceilings.
The Domineering Male (1940)
This comedic short focuses on how a woman manages to "catch" her future husband.
Let's Talk Turkey (1939)
This comedic short provides the "do''''s" and "don''''ts" of carving a turkey for Thanksgiving.

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