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Also Known As: Died: June 16, 1959
Born: January 5, 1914 Cause of Death: suicide
Birth Place: Ashland, Kentucky, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Arson--Inc. (1949) as Dialogue Director

Cast (feature film)

2.
Westward Ho the Wagons! (1956) as James Stephen
3.
Forever Female (1954) as George Courtland IV
An aspiring playwright gets an opportunity to see his play produced but is forced to make significant changes in the script so that the producer can cast his middle-aged ex-wife in the ingenue leading role.
4.
From Here to Eternity (1953) as Sgt. Maylon Stark
Enlisted men in Hawaii fight for love and honor on the eve of World War II.
5.
The Blue Gardenia (1953) as Capt. Sam Haynes
A telephone operator kills in self-defense but can''''t remember the details of the encounter.
6.
Bugles in the Afternoon (1952) as Lt. Smith
Old enemies stationed together at an Army post vie for the same woman.
7.
Rancho Notorious (1952) as Wilson
A cowboy infiltrates a bandit hideout in search of his girlfriend's killer.
8.
Superman and the Mole-Men (1951) as Clark Kent, also known as Superman
Reporters Clark Kent and Lois Lane arrive in the small town of Silsby to witness the drilling of the world's deepest oil well. The drill, however, has penetrated the underground home of a race of small, furry people who then come to the surface at night to look around. The fact that they glow in the dark scares the townfolk, who form a mob, led by the vicious Luke Benson, intent on killing the strange people. Only Superman has a chance to prevent this tragedy.
9.
Samson and Delilah (1950) as Wounded messenger
Epic re-telling of the story of the Biblical strongman laid low by love.
10.
The Good Humor Man (1950) as Stuart Nagel
A good-hearted ice cream man's efforts to help a young woman turn him into a murder suspect.
11.
The Great Lover (1949) as Williams
The French Surete and private eye Higgins are after a killer who uses innocent young Americans in a crooked gambling racket, and who sets sail on an ocean liner that also carries inept scoutmaster Freddie Hunter and his troop of boys. Freddie, who's been a "boy scout" too long, has designs on gorgeous Duchess Alexandria. The boys, far better organized than Freddie, are determined to save him from himself. But who will save Freddie from being the killer's next victim?
12.
The Mutineers (1949) as Thomas Nagle
13.
Special Agent (1949) as Paul Devereaux
14.
Thunder in the Pines (1948) as Jeff Collins
15.
Jungle Jim (1948) as Bruce Edwards
The famed explorer tries to protect a lady scientist searching the jungle for a polio cure.
16.
Jungle Goddess (1948) as Mike Patton
When a plane carrying the daughter of a millionaire crashes in an African jungle, two pilots set out to collect the reward. They discover that she has become the goddess of a primitive tribe. An insurgent witch doctor and fierce wild animals make escape from the jungle difficult for the trio.
17.
The Sainted Sisters (1948) as Sam Stoaks
While hiding out in small-town Maine, two female con artists inadvertently become philanthropists.
18.
Variety Girl (1947) as Himself
Dozens of star and character-actor cameos and a message about the Variety Club (show-business charity) are woven into a framework about two hopeful young ladies who come to Hollywood, exchange identities, and cause comic confusion (with slapstick interludes) throughout the Paramount studio.
19.
Winged Victory (1944) as Lt. Thompson
20.
Buckskin Frontier (1943) as Jeff Collins
21.
Border Patrol (1943) as Don Enrique Perez
Hoppy, California and Johnny are Texas Rangers trying to end a scheme which smuggles Mexicans into the United States to become essentially slaves in a silver mine owned by Orestes Krebs. The three are captured, sentenced to hang, and then escape. They free the slaves and capture the bad guys.
22.
So Proudly We Hail! (1943) as Lieut. John Sumners
Nurses caught behind enemy lines during World War II fight to survive.
23.
Bar 20 (1943) as Lin Bradley
Mark Jackson has a scheme to get Adams' land. His gang robs Adams' fiancé of her jewels, robs Hoppy of his cattle money, and then gives that money to Adams to buy back the jewels in exchange for a deed to his land. But Lin recognizes the bills and Hoppy and his pals go after the robbers.
24.
Hoppy Serves a Writ (1943) as Steve Jordan
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.
25.
Colt Comrades (1943) as Lin Whitlock
Hoppy and his pals use their reward money to buy a half interest in the Whitlock ranch. After Wildcat Kelly cons California into buying a well drilling rig, they strike water instead of oil. This threatens Jebb Hardin's water monopoly and he retaliates by framing Hoppy for cattle rustling.
26.
Leather Burners (1943) as Harrison Brooke
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.
27.
The Mad Martindales (1942) as Julio Rigo
28.
Blue, White and Perfect (1942) as Juan Arturo O'Hara
Detective Michael Shayne aids the war effort by fighting industrial diamond smugglers. They operate through Hawaii and part of the movie takes place on an ocean liner headed for there.
29.
Dead Men Tell (1941) as Bill Lydig
Just as elderly Miss Nodbury is ready to leave on a treasure hunt for a family fortune she is scared to death by the ghost of a pirate ancestor. Charlie Chan investigates the rest of the clan.
30.
Blood and Sand (1941) as Captain Pierre Lauren
A married matador's rise to stardom is complicated by an affair with a beautiful aristocrat.
31.
The Strawberry Blonde (1941) as Harold
A man''''s infatuation with a gold-digging beauty continues after his marriage.
32.
Lydia (1941) as Bob [Willard]
An unmarried woman stages a reunion with former suitors to recapture the romance of her past.
33.
Man at Large (1941) as Bob Grayson
G-Man Bob Grayson (George Reeves) is working hand in hand with a British Intelligence agent to uncover an espionage plot, who is posing as an escaped Nazi agent. Reporter Dallas Davis (Marjorie Weaver) mistakes Grayson for a nazi-sympathizer and manages to mess up the works before she learns the truth. She and Grayson join forces to save the agent.
34.
Knute Rockne--All American (1940) as Player
Biography of the famed Notre Dame coach and his fight to "win one for the Gipper."
35.
Tear Gas Squad (1940) as Joe McCabe
A brave young policeman single-handedly takes on a vicious criminal gang.
36.
Argentine Nights (1940) as Eduardo [Estaban]
37.
Calling All Husbands (1940) as Dan Williams
A henpecked husband confronts the man his wife thinks she should have married.
38.
Always a Bride (1940) as Michael Stevens
A society girl pushes her working class boyfriend into politics.
39.
Ladies Must Live (1940) as George Halliday
A country bumpkin tries to save his millionaire pal from a gold-digging singer.
40.
Torrid Zone (1940) as Sancho
A Central American plantation manager and his boss battle over a traveling showgirl.
41.
'Til We Meet Again (1940) as Jimmy Coburn
A dying woman shares a shipboard romance with a criminal on his way to the gallows.
42.
Gambling on the High Seas (1940) as Reporter
A reporter tries to nail a gambling-ship owner for murder.
43.
Calling Philo Vance (1940) as Steamship clerk
Society sleuth Philo Vance tangles with foreign agents when he investigates the murder of an aircraft manufacturer.
44.
Virginia City (1940) as Telegrapher
A rebel spy poses as a wild West dance hall girl.
45.
The Man Who Talked Too Much (1940) as Hotel clerk
A defense lawyer sets out to topple a powerful gangster.
46.
Four Wives (1939) as Laboratory man
Three married women play matchmaker for their widowed sister.
47.
Father Is a Prince (1939) as Gary Lee
An industrialist values money over his family''''s happiness.
48.
Gone With the Wind (1939) as Brent Tarleton
Classic tale of Scarlett O'Hara's battle to save her beloved Tara and find love during the Civil War.

Writer (feature film)

49.
Crazy Times (1981)
As TV's answer to "Diner," this film follows the exploits of three teenage buddies sharing the good times back at Rockaway Beach, New York, during the summer of 1955. Steeped in nostalgia and cast with relatively fresh TV faces, the movie--a pilot to a prospective series--won Emmy Award nominations

Producer (feature film)

50.
Crazy Times (1981)
As TV's answer to "Diner," this film follows the exploits of three teenage buddies sharing the good times back at Rockaway Beach, New York, during the summer of 1955. Steeped in nostalgia and cast with relatively fresh TV faces, the movie--a pilot to a prospective series--won Emmy Award nominations

Producer (special)

51.
Big John (1983) as Executive Producer
The exploits of "Big" John Corbin, a former sheriff from Conway County, Georgia, who is now a detective with the Manhattan 4th Precinct of the New York City Police Department. The pilot episode depicts how Corbin becomes one of New York's finest when he comes to the Big Apple to take over the murder

Cast (short)

52.
The Lady and the Lug (1940)
In this comedic short, a reporter wins a boxer''''s contract and decides to stage a fight. Vitaphone Release 9860-9861.
53.
Meet The Fleet (1940)
This short film, produced in cooperation with the U.S. Navy, focuses on three recruits undergoing bootcamp training. Vitaphone Release 27-28A.
54.
PONY EXPRESS DAYS (1940)
Short subject on the part that the pony express played during the election of President Lincoln and the news of the Civil War.
55.
The Monroe Doctrine (1939)
This short historical film focuses on the creation of the Monroe Doctrine. Vitaphone Release 9436-9437.

Misc. Crew (short)

56.
Breakdowns of 1941 (1941)
This short film presents a blooper reel containing clips of various movies from 1941.

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