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Also Known As: Died: June 5, 2004
Born: February 6, 1911 Cause of Death: pneumonia
Birth Place: Tampico, Illinois, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Manufacturing Dissent (2007)
In the realm of documentary filmmaking there is no greater icon than Michael Moore, perhaps the most controversial filmmaker of our time; many, even those on the left, argue he's more propagandist than documentarian, asking at what point does the manipulation of fact become a work of fiction?
Wisecracks (1991)
A profile of successful female stand-up comics, from pioneers like Phyllis Diller to contemporary favorites like Paula Poundstone.
Berkeley in the Sixties (1990)
A profile of student activism on the UC Berkeley campus during the 1960s.
Positive (1990)
The continuing AIDS crisis in New York City.
Berkeley in the Sixties (1990) as Himself
A profile of student activism on the UC Berkeley campus during the 1960s.
Roger & Me (1989)
Documentary about the elimination of 30,000 jobs in Flint, Michigan by General Motors.
Do Not Enter: The Visa War Against Ideas (1986)
The documentary explores the far-reaching effects of the 1952 McCarran Walter Act which barred 250,000 foreigners from entering the United States on political grounds, and was repealed in 1991. The filmmakers interviewed people in twelve countries as to why they had been denied U.S. visas, and cultu
The Spencer Tracy Legacy (1986)
Katharine Hepburn pays tribute to one of the screen''''s most natural actors, Spencer Tracy.
Spies Like Us (1985)
A pair of naive guys with aspirations to become government spies have their wish come true only to find out that they''re being used as decoys for a real spy team.
Echtzeit (1983)
When the Mountains Tremble (1983)
Chronicles the struggle of Guatemalan peasants against a long heritage of state and foreign oppression.
Hollywood On Trial (1976)
John Huston narrates this documentary about the government investigation of alleged Communist infiltration of show business. Includes interviews with Ronald Reagan, Dalton Trumbo and Gale Sondergaard.
It's Showtime (1976)
Film clips trace the careers of the screen's most popular animal actors.
Hearts and Minds (1975)
Filmmakers capture conflicting attitudes toward the Vietnam War.
Head (1968) as
A plotless collection of various musical encounters and adventures by the famous rock band The Monkees which follows Davy, Peter, Mike and Mickey as they travel through an assortment of places in search of meaning.
The Killers (1964) as Browning
Supposedly based on the short story by Ernest Hemingway. In this film noir, two hitmen want to find out why their latest victim (a race car driver!) "just stood there and took it" when they came to shoot him. Ronald Reagan plays a rich, double-crossing bad guy. A young Angie Dickinson (looking just like Ellen Barkin) plays the femme fatale.
The Young Doctors (1961) as Narrator
An aging doctor's resentment of his young assistant could lead to tragedy.
The Hellcats of the Navy (1957) as Commander Casey Abbott
A submarine commander inadvertently causes the death of a romantic rival under his command.
Tennessee's Partner (1955) as Cowpoke
A tough, womanizing high-stakes gambler known only as Tennessee has an uneasy relationship with Duchess, madam of a thinly-disguised bordello, and no other friends at all. But he's saved from murder by a lonesome cowpoke ('My friends call me Cowpoke'), in town to meet his fiancée Goldie on the steamboat. When she arrives, there's a mysterious undercurrent between Goldie and Tennessee, whose newfound friendship with Cowpoke is destined to be severely tried...
Prisoner of War (1954) as Web Sloane
American GIs fight to survive inhuman treatment in a Korean POW camp.
Cattle Queen of Montana (1954) as Farrell
The Jones family, about to prove claim to prime Montana land, is raided by renegade Indians in league with villainous neighbor McCord, who gets most of the stolen cattle. Two survivors are helped by college-educated chief's son Colorados. Now Sierra Nevada Jones must fight for her land against legal technicalities and assorted villains. Can she gain the help of McCord's hired gun, Farrell?
Law and Order (1953) as Frame Johnson
Having cleaned up Tombstone, marshal Frame Johnson quits after an attempted lynching, and hopes to settle down on a ranch near Cottonwood with his sweetheart Jeannie. Before he can do so, it looks like he may have to clean up Cottonwood too. But how great a sacrifice will he make for law and order?
Tropic Zone (1953) as Dan McCloud
She's Working Her Way Through College (1952) as Prof. John Palmer
A professor helps a burlesque queen get a college education.
Hong Kong (1952) as Jeff Williams
The Winning Team (1952) as Grover Cleveland Alexander
Baseball great Grover Cleveland Alexander fights his way back from a blinding injury.
Bedtime For Bonzo (1951) as Professor Peter Boyd
A college professor tries to raise a chimpanzee as though it were human.
Storm Warning (1951) as Burt Rainey
A model on vacation discovers that her sister's husband is a murderous Ku Klux Klansman.
The Last Outpost (1951) as Capt. Vance Britton
Brothers on opposite sides of the Civil War join forces to fight off marauding Indians.
Louisa (1950) as Hal Norton
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 Hasty Heart (1950) as The Yank
Doctors try to get a Scottish soldier to open up to his comrades before telling him he's dying.
The Girl from Jones Beach (1949) as Bob Randolph
An artist discovers a real-life version of the perfect woman he's been drawing for years.
It's a Great Feeling (1949) as Himself
When nobody at Warner Bros. will work with him, movie star Jack Carson decides to turn an unknown into his co-star.
John Loves Mary (1949) as John Lawrence
A World War II veteran's marriage of convenience threatens his real wedding plans.
Night unto Night (1949) as John [Gaylord]
A terminally ill scientist seeks comfort from a mentally disturbed widow.
One for the Book (1948) as Sgt. Bill Page
A lovelorn actress shares her apartment with a lonely soldier.
That Hagen Girl (1947) as Tom Bates
A small-town teenager thinks a lawyer is her illegitimate dad.
Stallion Road (1947) as Larry Hanrahan
A veterinarian and a novelist compete for the heart of a lady rancher.
The Stilwell Road (1945) as Narrator
This Is the Army (1943) as Johnny Jones
A song-and-dance man's son stages a big show starring World War II soldiers.
Desperate Journey (1942) as Flying Officer Johnny Hammond
American pilots stranded in Germany during World War II fight their way to freedom.
Juke Girl (1942) as Steve Talbot
A migrant laborer becomes a champion of farm workers'''' rights.
Kings Row (1942) as Drake McHugh
Small town scandals inspire an idealistic young man to take up psychiatry.
Nine Lives Are Not Enough (1941) as Matt Sawyer
A reporter tries to solve a series of boardinghouse murders.
Million Dollar Baby (1941) as Peter Rowan
A young innocent's surprise inheritance causes problems with her poor but proud boyfriend.
International Squadron (1941) as Jimmy Grant
A hotshot flyer endangers his colleagues in the Royal Air Force as they fly against the Nazis.
The Bad Man (1941) as Gil Jones
A Mexican outlaw reforms to help an old friend and a pair of young lovers.
Murder in the Air (1940) as Brass Bancroft [also known as Steve Swenko]
A secret service agent fights to keep enemy spies away from top secret government plans.
Knute Rockne--All American (1940) as George Gipp
Biography of the famed Notre Dame coach and his fight to "win one for the Gipper."
Brother Rat and a Baby (1940) as Dan Crawford
Three naval cadets graduate and help each other find jobs.
Santa Fe Trail (1940) as George [Armstrong] Custer
Romantic rivals get caught in the battle to stop abolitionist John Brown.
Tugboat Annie Sails Again (1940) as Eddie Kent
A veteran lady captain fights off competition.
An Angel from Texas (1940) as Marty Allen
A pair of slick Broadway producers con a wealthy cowboy into backing their show.
Secret Service of the Air (1939) as Lieutenant Brass Bancroft
A government agent battles smugglers.
Naughty but Nice (1939) as Ed Clark
A college professor turns songwriter and falls for his lyricist.
The Angels Wash Their Faces (1939) as Pat Remson
A young delinquent defies his sister to join a tough street gang.
Hell's Kitchen (1939) as Jim [Donahue]
An ex-con tries to help a group of hardened juvenile delinquents.
Code of the Secret Service (1939) as Lt. Brass Bancroft
Secret Service agents try to solve the theft of treasury banknote plates.
Smashing the Money Ring (1939) as Lt. Brass Bancroft
The Secret Service investigates a fleet of gambling ships.
Dark Victory (1939) as Alec [Hamin]
A flighty heiress discovers inner strength when she develops a brain tumor.
Brother Rat (1938) as Dan Crawford
A military cadet and his friends try to keep his marriage a secret.
Hollywood Hotel (1938) as Announcer
A small-town boy wins a Hollywood talent contest.
Sergeant Murphy (1938) as Private Dennis Reilly
A lowly private becomes attached to a trained military horse.
Girls on Probation (1938) as Neil Dillon
A dizzy young girl falls into crime but wins her lawyer's heart.
Boy Meets Girl (1938) as Announcer
Two wacky Hollywood writers drive their boss crazy while trying to help a pregnant waitress.
Going Places (1938) as Jack Withering
A sporting-goods salesman poses as a jockey to stimulate sales.
Swing Your Lady (1938) as Jack Miller
A wrestling promoter stranded in the South pits his star grappler against a lady blacksmith.
Cowboy from Brooklyn (1938) as Pat Dunn
A singing cowboy turns out to be a tenderfoot.
Accidents Will Happen (1938) as Eric Gregg
An insurance man tangles with a fraud ring.
Submarine D-1 (1937) as Paul
Recruits on a new submarine fall for the same girl.
Love Is on the Air (1937) as Andy McCaine
A crusading radio reporter takes on civic corruption.

Cast (special)

What Is This Thing Called Love? (1993)
Compilation of excerpts from interviews conducted in the past 17 years by Barbara Walters in which well-known personalities discuss their experiences with love, romance relationships and marriage.
Crossed Sabers: A History of the U.S. Horse Cavalry (1993)
A documentary chronicling the history of the U.S. Horse Cavalry from the American Revolution to its mechanization during the two World Wars. Combines clips from film classics, original location footage and battle reenactments.
Bob Hope: The First Ninety Years (1993)
A gala special celebrating the 90th birthday of Bob Hope.
Trolley: The Cars That Built Our Cities (1993)
A documentary chronicling the history of the trolley car, from its inception at the turn of the century as a horse-drawn vehicle, through its years of competition with the automobile, to its present-day renaissance as an alternative to highway congestion.
Hats Off to Minnie Pearl: America Honors Minnie Pearl (1992)
A special featuring a music and comedy salute to country comedian Minnie Pearl.
Elizabeth R: A Year in the Life of the Queen (1992)
A documentary on a range of royal activities for one year by Great Britain's Queen Elizabeth II. The program contains a number of "firsts," including voiceover commentary by the Queen and behind-the-scenes footage of briefings, family gatherings, and the preparations for a lavish banquet at Windsor
Welcome Home, America! - A USO Salute to America's Sons and Daughters (1991)
A broadcast of a concert honoring the United States armed forces and fifty years of service by the USO.
1990 Goodwill Games, The (1990)
Live, worldwide broadcast of the 1990 Goodwill Games, featuring over 2,500 athletes from more than 50 countries competing in 21 amateur events, including basketball, swimming and diving, baseball, track and field, figure skating, gymnastics, boxing, ice hockey, rowing, volleyball, weightlifting, wre
Disneyland's 35th Anniversary Celebration (1990)
A variety special on the occasion of Disneyland's 35th anniversary. Features a rededication ceremony led by hosts of the original 1955 Opening Day telecast: former President Ronald Reagan, Art Linkletter and Bob Cummings. Also features comedy sketches, vignettes of celebrities' encounters at Disney
MDA Jerry Lewis Telethon (1990)
Twenty-fifth anniversary of the annual telethon to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA).
Presidential Inauguration (1989)
Live coverage of the inauguration of George Bush as the forty-first President of the United States and Dan Quayle as Vice President. Also included are scenes from the Inaugural Parade, which includes civilian and military bands and marching units, floats and dance groups from each of the states and
Presidential Inauguration (1989)
Live coverage of the inauguration of George Bush as the forty-first President of the United States and Dan Quayle as Vice President. Included are scenes from the Inaugural Parade, which includes civilian and military bands and marching units, floats and dance groups from each of the states and U.S.
Disney-MGM Studios Theme Park Grand Opening (1989)
A "Magical World of Disney" special saluting the opening of the new Disney Theme Park in Orlando, Florida. Celebrities perform song-and-dance routines. Film clips spotlight world leaders and famous personalities, who name their favorite films and discuss how television and movies have affected their
World of Red Ink, A (1989)
A news special and documentary that examines the problem of international debt. Includes coverage of the World Bank/International Monetary Fund Conference held in Washington and a documentary entitled "The Debt Crisis," as well as analysis by major economists and journalists.
1989 Major League All-Star Game (1989) as Special Contributor
Live coverage of the 1989 Major League All-Star Game from Anaheim Stadium, featuring elected All-Star players of the American League against their National League counterparts.
Festival At Ford's Theater-salute To The President (1989)
A special tribute in observance of the twentieth anniversary of the re-opening of Ford's Theater in Washington, D.C.
CBS News Special: Lucy (1989)
A CBS News Special prompted by the death of Lucille Ball, offering a retrospective on her life and career.
Presidential Inauguration (1989)
Live coverage of the inauguration of George Bush as forty-first President of the United States and Dan Quayle as Vice President. Also included are scenes from the Inaugural Parade, which includes civilian and military bands and marching units, as well as floats and dance groups from each of the stat
John Wayne Standing Tall (1989)
A documentary that chronicles John Wayne's life and career through movie clips, news footage and interviews.
U.S. Olympic Festival: Opening Ceremonies (1989)
Live coverage of the 1989 U.S. Olympic Festival opening ceremonies from Owen Field Stadium at the University of Oklahoma. The U.S. Olympic Festival competition is the largest amateur multi-sport event in the United States.
Ronald Reagan: An American Success Story (1989)
An NBC News special profiling Ronald Reagan. The program includes an interview with Reagan taped January 17, 1989, at the White House, stills and film footage tracing his career, and comments from friends and colleagues.
Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts, The (1988)
A special broadcast of the eleventh annual gala tribute to the distinguished artists who are recipients of the Kennedy Center Honors, taped December 4, 1988 in Washington, DC. This year's honorees are Alvin Ailey, George Burns, Myrna Loy, Alexander Schneider, and Roger L. Stevens.
Salute to Broadway: Chorus Lines, A (1988)
A musical special featuring a performance on the South Lawn of the White House. The third of three special saluting Broadway musicals.
Salute to Broadway: The Shows, A (1988)
A special featuring music from Broadway shows, including "Hello Dolly!," "The Fantasticks," "West Side Story," "Company," "42nd Street," "Les Miserables" and others. The first of three specials saluting the music of Broadway.
Conversations With the Presidents (1988)
A special in which President Ronald Reagan and former Presidents Jimmy Carter and Gerald Ford engage in informal dialogue in a mini-press conference format with a cross-section of students, aged ten to fourteen, representing other young Americans from across the country.
Salute to Broadway: Showstoppers, A (1988)
A special featuring music from Broadway shows including "Leave It to Me," "South Pacific," "One Touch of Venus," "70, Girls, 70," "Dreamgirls," "Evita," and "Cats." A tribute to Mary Martin on her fiftieth anniversary in show business is also featured. This is the second of a three-part salute to Am
America's Tribute to Bob Hope (1988)
A star-studded salute to American comedian Bob Hope. The special was taped January 2, 1988 at the opening of the Bob Hope Cultural Center in Palm Desert, California. At the close of the special, Ronald Reagan presented Hope with the first "America's Hope Award." The award is slated to be given annua
Christmas in Washington 1988 (1988)
The seventh annual Christmas musical gala featuring popular and classical music performers and nationally known choruses. The gala is traditionally attended by the President and First Lady along with other leaders and dignitaries from the nation's capital.
Happy Birthday, Bob -- 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years With NBC (1988)
A three-hour special celebrating the eighty-fifth birthday of comedian Bob Hope, and his fifty years with NBC. Highlights include a retrospective of Hope's radio days, film clips from his most memorable movies and television shows, and singing and dancing performances by guest celebrities.
Ronald Reagan and David Brinkley: A Farewell Interview (1988)
David Brinkley conducts an interview with departing President Ronald Reagan in the Oval Office.
Celebration of Citizenship, A (1987)
Live coverage of proceedings on the eve of the bicentennial of the Constitution at the the Capitol building in Washington. Includes President Reagan leading a group of children in the Pledge of Allegiance. The program also looks at a few of the 110,000 school "teach-ins" on citizenship held througho
National AIDS Awareness Test: What Do You Know About Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome?, The (1987)
A special featuring a "test format" that allows viewers to answer 50 questions on AIDS, after which answers, based on the latest medical research, are given. The program, presented without commercial interruption, features discussions on AIDS origin, transmission, prevention, and treatment, as well
Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts, The (1987)
The tenth annual special celebrating the performing arts and honoring some of the world's most distinguised artists for lifetime achievement: singer Perry Como, actress Bette Davis, singer and entertainer Sammy Davis Jr., musician Nathan Milstein, and choreographer Alwin Nikolais. The program was ta
James Stewart: A Wonderful Life (1987)
A retrospective on the life and career of actor James Stewart, with clips from many of his films and interviews with people who have worked with him.
Camp David (1987)
A program which guides viewers through the 45-year history of Camp David, the famous American presidential mountain retreat located in an isolated area in rural Thurmont, Maryland. It has offered seclusion from the press and general public to nine first families beginning with the Roosevelt's in 194
Tribute to American Music: Jerome Kern, A (1987)
The fourth in a series of four specials focusing on the works of popular American composers. The music of Jerome Kern is highlighted in this segment, which was taped in the East Room of the White House on October 18, 1987 before an audience that included President and Mrs. Reagan.
Tribute to American Music: Cole Porter, A (1987)
The third in a series of four specials focusing on the work of popular American composers. This tribute to Cole Porter was taped in the East Room of the White House on June 28, 1987.
Christmas in Washington 1987 (1987)
A musical celebration with traditional carols and contemporary seasonal songs performed before an invited audience of government officials and dignitaries.
Conservatives, The (1987)
A documentary offering a look at the Conservative movement in America. The story of the movement and its rise from political obsurity in the 1940s to political power in the 1980s, is examined. The program offers eyewitness testimonies from those who were intimately involved in the movement's develop
We the People 200: The Constitution Parade (1987)
A live coverage of the parade in Philadelphia, celebrating the Bicentennial of the signing of the United States Constitution. The parade begins at Independence Hall and concludes at the Philadephia Museum of Art on the historic Benjamin Franklin Parkway. The converage ends with President Reagan so
We the People 200: The Constitutional Gala (1987)
Two-hour coverage of a black-tie event, broadcast from the Constitution Hall of Philadelphia's Civic Center, honoring the bicentennial of the signing of the United States Constitution. The program features performers and special guests offering tributes through music, dance, and dramatic representat
We the People (1987)
Four one-hour documentaries on the American Constitution and its impact on the lives of the American people. By focusing on contemporary problems, the series underscores the enduring qualities of the Constitution. The broad subjects of the four episodes are freedom of speech and religion, judicial p
Tribute to American Music: Rodgers and Hart, A (1987)
The second in a series of programs saluting popular American composers. This special features the songs of Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart as performed before an audience including the President and Mrs. Reagan.
All-Star Gala at Ford's Theatre (1987)
A special highlighting the nineteenth annual celebration of the performing arts in America at historic Ford's Theatre in Washington, D.C. The program features a tribute to Nancy Reagan.
Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts, The (1986)
The ninth annual awards/entertainment special honoring six distinguished artists for lifetime achievement in their area of endeavor. The event, taped at the Opera House of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C., honors actress and comedienne Lucille Ball, singer and c
Television Academy Hall of Fame, The (1986)
In a special black-tie event, celebrities perform as entertainers and pay tribute as seven new members are inducted into the Television Academy Hall of Fame. The inductees include: Steve Allen, Fred Coe, Walt Disney, Jackie Gleason, Mary Tyler Moore, Frank Stanton, and Burr Tillstrom.
Liberty Weekend (1986)
ABC's extensive coverage of "Liberty Weekend" includes over 17 hours of scheduled telecasting, beginning on July 2, 1986, with a "Liberty Weekend Preview" and ending on July 6, with the closing ceremonies from Giants Stadium in New Jersey. Other major events in the marathon coverage include the Open
ABC's Wide World of Sports 25th Anniversary Special (1986)
A prime time special featuring memorable moments and extraordinary personalities associated with the show's twenty-five years of sports coverage.
George Burns' 90th Birthday Special (1986)
A variety special celebrating comedian George Burns' ninetieth birthday. The event includes appearances by many celebrities in person and on pre-taped sequences.
97th Tournament of Roses Parade, The (1986)
A live telecast of the Tournament of Roses Parade from Pasadena, California. The parade theme is "A Celebration of Laughter." The event features 60 fresh-flower floats, 22 marching bands, and 228 equestrians traversing the five-mile parade route.
Christmas in Washington 1986 (1986)
John Forsythe welcomes the nation's first family and a distinguished audience of notables from the nation's capital when he hosts the fifth annual telecast of the perennial NBC special.
All-Star Salute to Ford's Theatre, The (1986)
A gala tribute to historic Ford's Theatre in Washington (where Lincoln was assassinated in 1865) taped before a black-tie audience and featuring talent from all of the popular entertainment arts.
All-Star Tribute to General Jimmy Doolittle, An (1986)
A two-hour special centering around the 90th birthday celebration of World War II hero Jimmy Doolittle, who led the first offensive bombing mission on Tokyo in the spring of 1942. The program includes appearances by guest celebrities and a toast from President Reagan. Doolittle is credited with the
Irving Berlin's America (1986)
A musical salute to composer Irving Berlin, whose music has captured the American spirit for more than fifty years. Included in the program are vintage television performances, archival news footage, and fifty years of film clips. In addition, interviews with performers associated with Berlin's musi
Tribute to American Music: George Gershwin, A (1986)
The first of four specials focusing on popular and enduring American composers. The music of George Gershwin is highlighted in this segment, with various performers presenting his music before a live audience which includes the President and Mrs. Reagan.
LIFE: Fifty Years (1986)
Special marking the fiftieth anniversary of LIFE Magazine and bringing memorable and historic photographs to television with many of the people featured in the photos. The broadcast will cover such subjects as "Cover Stories," "Show Business," "Growing Up," "American Fads" and "Heroes."
Walt Disney World's 15th Birthday Celebration (1986)
A two-hour variety show celebrating the fifteenth anniversary of Walt Disney World. The program features a potpourri of music, comedy and dance. Also included in the special is vintage footage of Walt Disney, Disneyland and Walt Disney World, and a view of the all-new Birthday Parade down Main Stree
NBC News Statue of Liberty Special (1986)
A special featuring live and taped coverage of the events revolving around the Statue of Liberty centennial celebration on July 3, 1986. The theme of the program is "the immigrant experience." The program is capped by the lighting of the Statue's torch by President Reagan, and coverage of Chief Just
All-Star Party for "Dutch" Reagan, An (1985)
An entertainment special honoring President Ronald Reagan, nicknamed "Dutch" in his Hollywood days. The black-tie, invitational event was taped in early December, 1985, as a benefit for the Variety Clubs International's charities for children.
45/85 (1985)
Film clips, commentary, and interviews are the ingredients of this three-hour special that reviews American political and cultural life from the end of World War II to the present. Much of the program focuses on U.S.-Soviet relations.
50th Presidential Inaugural Gala, The (1985)
An all-star party that honors President Ronald Reagan and his wife, Nancy, on the occasion of his inauguration to his second term.
Christmas in Washington 1985 (1985)
President and Mrs. Reagan take part in a musical celebration of Christmas in the nation's capital.
Christmas in Washington 1984 (1984)
A holiday program of music and song from our nation's capital.
Bob Hope Special: Happy Birthday, Bob! (1983)
An eightieth birthday celebration for Bob Hope.
Christmas in Washington 1982 (1982) as Guest
A holiday special taped at the National Building Museum, the White House, and other sites in Washington, D.C.
Roy Acuff -- 50 Years the King of Country Music (1982)
A salute to Country Music Hall of Famer Roy Acuff, including recollections, film clips, and songs.
Bob Hope Special: Bob Hope Presents a Celebration With Stars of Comedy and Music (1981)
Bob and his guests celebrate the dedication of the Ford Presidential Museum in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Dean's Place (1975)
The program, set in a nightclub called Dean's Place, spotlights new (and not-so-new) talent.
American Film Institute Salute to James Cagney, The (1974)
A tribute to the famous screen actor, featuring many of Cagney's friends and colleagues who offer personal and professional recollections of his long and distinguished career. The special also includes clips from some of his most famous films. Cagney receives the American Film Institute's second Lif
American Film Institute Salute to John Ford, The (1973)
The American Film Institute presents its first Life Achievement Award to director John Ford.
Call to Danger (1961)
The exploits of Robert Hale, a U.S. Treasury Department agent. Hale recruits a civilian locksmith named Johnny Henderson to help retrieve stolen currency plates. Broadcast as a segment of "G.E. Theater."
Amos Burke: Who Killed Julie Greer? (1961) as Rex Kent
The pilot film for "Burke's Law." The story of Amos Burke, an inspector with the Los Angeles Police Department. In the pilot episode, Burke attempts to solve the murder of a famous model.
Swingin' Years, The (1960) as Host
The program recalls the music of the Big Band era.
Swingin' Singin' Years, The (1960)
The program recalls the music and songs of the 1940s.
Judy Garland Show, The (1956)
A special in which Judy Garland sings songs she has never before sung in public.
Operation Entertainment (1954)
A tribute to the soldiers in greasepaint; the many members of show business who gave their services and time to the USO overseas during World War II and the Korean War.

Cast (short)

So You Want to Be in Pictures (1947)
Joe McDoakes learns what a bumpy road it can be to become an Hollywood star in this comedic short. Vitaphone Release 1537A.
The Rear Gunner (1943)
This short film, produced in cooperation with the U.S. War Department, focuses on a small-town Kansas boy who fulfills his dream of becoming a tail gunner in a bomber. Vitaphone Release 1111A.
Beyond the Line of Duty (1942)
This short film focuses on the training and missions of Army Air Corps Captain Hewett T. Wheless. Vitaphone Release 1064-1065A
Shoot Yourself Some Golf (1942)
In this short film, Ronald Reagan and Jane Wyman are given golf lessons by several professional golfers. Vitaphone Release 779A.
Mister Gardenia Jones (1942)
This short film presents the work of the United Service Organizations (USO) in providing recreational and morale-boosting services for American troops.
Alice in Movieland (1940)
When a beauty queen tries to make it in Hollywood, she learns stardom comes at a price in this short film. Vitaphone Release 88-89A.
Sword Fishing (1939)
This short film looks at a unique way of fishing with archer Howard Hill: using a bow and arrow-like harpoon. Vitaphone Release 9434.
Breakdowns of 1938 (1938)
Inside the maximum security prison of Rebibbia in Rome, the inmates perform their final show of Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar" and are rewarded by rapturous applause. When lights go out, the actors leave the stage and return to their cells. Here, we observe the contrast between an actor's absolute fr
A Vitaphone Pictorial Review No. 2-6 (1937)
This short film contains three segments, showcasing Arabian trick and race horses, hockey, and footwear. Vitaphone Release B56.

Misc. Crew (short)

Breakdowns of 1941 (1941)
This short film presents a blooper reel containing clips of various movies from 1941.

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