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Stanley Prager

Stanley Prager



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Cast (feature film)

Gun Crazy (1950) as Bluey-Bluey
Two disturbed young people release their fascination with guns through a crime spree.
I'll Get By (1950) as Song plugger
Updated version of "Tin Pan Alley" concerns two songwriters and their romantic entanglements with the pretty pair of sisters helping them plug their songs.
Three Husbands (1950) as Sharp character
Joe Palooka in Humphrey Takes a Chance (1950) as Ward
The Square Deal Boxing Corporation (crooked as a snake's hind leg), through Gordon Rogers (Tom Neal), tries to make a deal with Knobby Walsh (Leon Errol) whereby it will own thirty percent of the contract with Heavyweight Champion Joe Palooka (Joe Kirkwood Jr.) Knobby refuses, saying even in West Wokkington Falls he could stage a record bout. He only mentions the town because that is where he is going with Joe and his wife, Anne Howe Palooka (Lois Collier), to visit their friend Humphrey Pennyworth (Robert Coogan). Rogers assumes Walsh is going to stage a bout between Palooka and Pennyworth and hastens to block it. Rogers tricks Pennyworth into signing with him for a bout and then arranges for the crooked town mayor, Phiffeny (Jack Kirkwood), and his cousins who run the town to erect a fight stadium. Knobby tells Humphrey that the only way to get out of his contract is a recall election replacing the present town officials with honest ones. Humphrey, the most-liked citizen agrees to run for mayor. At a campaign picnic, a child actress hired by Rogers rushes up to the unmarried candidate, crying "Daddy."
Joe Palooka in the Squared Circle (1950) as TV announcer
Joe is witness to a mob killing. Two of the killers are after him. He is drugged before the big fight which is watched on TV by his manager Knobby and the thugs who are holding Knobby hostage.
Dark City (1950) as Sammy
Danny Haley's bookie operation is shut down, so he and his pals need money; when Danny meets Arthur Winant, a sucker from out of town, he decoys him into a series of poker games where eventually Winant loses $5000 that isn't his...then hangs himself. But it seems Winant had a shadowy, protective elder brother who believes in personal revenge. And each of the card players in turn feels a faceless doom inexorably closing in. Dark streets and sexy torch-singer Fran lend ambience.
They Live by Night (1949) as Short order man
After an unjust prison sentence, a young innocent gets mixed-up with hardened criminals and a violent escape.
Force of Evil (1949) as Wally
A crooked lawyer tries to protect his numbers running brother from a ruthless crime boss.
You Gotta Stay Happy (1949) as Jack Samuels
Indecisive heiress Dee Dee Dillwood is pushed into marrying her sixth fiancée, but unable to face the wedding night, she flees into the adjacent hotel room of commercial pilot Marvin Payne, who just wants to sleep. Somehow, she persuades him to take her to California. Her fellow passengers include a chimpanzee, a corpse (in a coffin), an absconding embezzler, and two smoochy newlyweds. Can love be far behind?
The Lady Takes a Sailor (1949) as Taxi driver
A woman is saved from drowning by a mysterious submarine, but nobody believes her.
A Foreign Affair (1948) as Mike
A prim Congresswoman gets caught up in the romantic decadence of post-war Germany.
Here Comes Trouble (1948) as Cartoonist
A newspaper publisher and his ace reporter try to solve the murder of a blackmailing stripper.
Stork Bites Man (1947) as Voice of the stork
Ernie (Jackie Cooper), manager of an apartment house that allows no children, finds himself evicted when his wife, Peg (Meg Randall as Gene Roberts), becomes pregnant. With the help of an imaginary stork and a large department store, he institutes a boycott against the apartment house.
The Shocking Miss Pilgrim (1947) as Lookout in office
In the late 1800s, Miss Pilgrim, a young stenographer, or typewriter, becomes the first female employee at a Boston shipping office. Although the men object to her at first, she soon charms them all, especially the handsome young head of the company. Their romance gets sidetracked when she becomes involved in the Women's Suffrage movement.
Behind Green Lights (1946) as Ruzinsky
Do You Love Me (1946) as Dilly
A dean of a music school undergoes a transformation after she meets a swing bandleader.
Gentleman Joe Palooka (1946) as Rapadsky
A Bell for Adano (1945) as Sgt. Trampani
A major and his men attempt to restore order to the war-torn Italian town of Adano.
Doll Face (1945) as Aide
A burlesque star breaks into the big time.
Junior Miss (1945) as Joe
New York teenager gets involved in everyone's lives by playing cupid. She turns the household upsidedown and gets her dad fired by fixing up her uncle with the boss's daughter.
The Eve of St. Mark (1944) as Pvt. Glinka
In the Meantime, Darling (1944) as Lt. Philip "Red" Pianatowski
A young bride who comes from a rich family has a hard time adjusting to life in a boarding house with other soldiers and their wives. Her spoiled ways cause resentment from the other wives and problems with her husband.
Take It or Leave It (1944) as Herb [Gordon]

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