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Bob Alden

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Cast (feature film)

These Wilder Years (1956) as Bellhop
A wealthy businessman sets out to find his long-lost illegitimate son.
The Country Girl (1955) as Bellboy
While trying to help her husband make a comeback, an alcoholic singer''''s wife fights her love for another man.
Off Limits (1953) as Soldier
Wally Hogan has things going his way. He is the manager-trainer of Bullet Bradley, a fighter who has just won the lightweight championship. Life suddenly takes a not-so-happy turn, however, when Bullet gets drafted. Hogan's gangster partners "persuade him to enlist and keep an eye on the fighter, who is subsequently declared psychologically unfit for the Army. Enter Herbet Tuttle, a draftee eager to have Hogan turn him into a fighter. Hogan Reluctantly agrees only after he discovers Tuttle's aunt is the beautiful singer at a nightclub. From then on it's a case of stringing Tuttle along while trying to get close to his aunt. To further complicate Hogan's life there is a rulebook Military Police Officer who tries to squish the shenanigans.
Holiday for Sinners (1952) as
Three old friends reunite during Mardi Gras and try to forget their problems.
Just This Once (1952) as Elevator man
A playboy hands control of his dwindling fortune to a pretty girl.
Carbine Williams (1952) as Messenger
True story of the convicted bootlegger who fought for his freedom by inventing a new rifle.
Payment on Demand (1951) as Page boy
A bitter divorcee thinks back on the mistakes that destroyed her marriage.
Bannerline (1951) as Waiter
An idealistic small-town reporter tries to fight corruption.
Hard, Fast and Beautiful (1951) as Photographer
A domineering mother tries to turn her daughter into a tennis star.
The Damned Don't Cry (1950) as Messenger
Fed up with her small-town marriage, a woman goes after the big time and gets mixed up with the mob.
Outrage (1950) as Ticket taker
A rape victim runs away to escape her horrible memories.
The Next Voice You Hear (1950) as Soda jerk
The voice of God mystically appears on the radio, changing all who hear it.
Miss Mink of 1949 (1949) as Mailboy
The Fountainhead (1949) as Newsboy
An idealistic architect battles corrupt business interests and his love for a married woman.
The Unsuspected (1947) as Messenger
The producer of a radio crime series commits the perfect crime, then has to put the case on the air.
Variety Girl (1947) as Autograph seeker
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.
Love Laughs at Andy Hardy (1947) as Messenger boy
A small-town boy returns to college after the war only to find his sweetheart engaged to another.
The Unfaithful (1947) as Newsboy in montage
While her husband is away, a woman gets mixed up in murder.
The Pilgrim Lady (1947) as Bellboy
Don't Gamble with Strangers (1946) as Bellboy
The Runaround (1946) as Messenger boy
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?
The Falcon's Alibi (1946) as Bellhop
A society sleuth sets out on the trail of a society matron''''s lost jewels.
The Madonna's Secret (1946) as Office boy
Three Wise Fools (1946) as O'Davern as a youth
An orphan girl melts the hearts of three crusty old men.
Wife Wanted (1946) as Messenger
Career-slipping movie star Carole Raymond (Kay Francis) buys in as a real estate partner of Jeff Caldwell (Paul Cavanagh). Actually, through his secretary, Nola Reed (Veda Ann Borg), Caldwell runs a matrimonial bureau and, with the aid of his associate, Lee Kirby (John Gallaudet), they defraud and blackmail a large group of lonely people. Carole, unknowingly, is used as bait for one of their victims, Walter Desmond (Barton Yarborough), who "commits suicide." Reporter William Tyler (Robert Shayne) thinks otherwise and, posing as a rich rancher, contacts Miss Raymond. The latter, now being blackmailed by Caldwell, is forced to persuade Tyler to invest in a fraudulent oil deal. In her own attempt to break the racket, Carole uncovers Mildred Hayes (Teala Loring), another innocent victim of the Desmond case. Despite leading each other on for their own purposes, Carole and Tyler fall in love and combine their efforts.
A Letter for Evie (1946) as Sailor
A timid soldier sends his buddy's picture to a romantic pen pal.
Earl Carroll Sketchbook (1946) as Messenger boy
Ding Dong Williams (1946) as Actor musician
Two arrangers try to help a jazz star who can't read music compose a film score.
Love, Honor and Goodbye (1945) as Call boy
The Chicago Kid (1945) as Newsboy
The Phantom Speaks (1945) as Newsboy
Two O'Clock Courage (1945) as Newsboy
An amnesiac discovers he's wanted for murder.
Boston Blackie Booked on Suspicion (1945) as Newsboy
A reformed thief accidentally sells a phony first edition of Dickens, which triggers a murder.
Hitchhike to Happiness (1945) as Call boy
Together Again (1944) as Newsboy
The female mayor of a small-town ignites local gossip when she falls for a sculptor.
Atlantic City (1944) as Newsboy
In 1915, Atlantic City is a sleepy seaside resort, but Brad Taylor, son of a small hotel and vaudeville house proprietor, has big plans: he thinks it can be "the playground of the world." Brad's wheeling and dealing proves remarkably successful in attracting big enterprises and big shows, but brings him little success in personal relationships. Full of nostalgic songs and acts, some with the original artists.
Heavenly Days (1944) as Soldier
When they''''re named Mr. and Mrs. Average Man, a small-town couple embarks on a whirlwind tour of Washington.
Meet Miss Bobby Socks (1944) as Bob
A veteran becomes a singing sensation.

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