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Douglas Spencer

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Cast (feature film)

The Sins of Rachel Cade (1961) as Dr. Bikel
A female doctor in the Congo is torn between two loves.
The Diary of Anne Frank (1959) as Kraler
A young girl comes of age while hiding from the Nazis.
Saddle the Wind (1958) as Hamp Scribner
A rancher with a questionable past tries to stop his outlaw brother.
Cole Younger, Gunfighter (1958) as Marshall Fred Woodruff
A young man in trouble with the Texas state police during the 1870''''s is forced to go on the lam, joining a gang with an infamous outlaw.
The Unholy Wife (1957) as Judge
An ambitious beauty marries a vintner, then falls for one of his workers.
Short Cut to Hell (1957) as Conductor
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.
The Three Faces of Eve (1957) as Mr. Black
A psychiatrist tries to help a woman integrate her split personalities.
Omar Khayyam (1957) as Pigeon keeper
Omar Khayyam was one of the greatest Persian poets. He was also a brilliant mathematician. Though his quatrains were written in the 11th century, they are still popular the world over. The details of his life are unknown, so this movie invents a biography for him and includes in it his real achievements - the invention of a new calendar and the penning of those epigrammatic poems. This film has him romancing a sultan's bride and foiling the assassin sect's plot to kill the sultan's son.
Pardners (1956) as Smith
A cowardly tenderfoot goes west to help the son of his father''''s best friend.
Man from Del Rio (1956) as Jack Tillman
An uneducated Mexican gunfighter wins a town over when he shows his courage.
Smoke Signal (1955) as Garode
Capt. Harper's cavalry patrol returns to the fort to find it besieged by Ute Indians. The apparent cause is the recapture of Army traitor Brett Halliday, who deserted to the Utes in a previous war; but Brett has a different story. With capture imminent, the only chance for the surviving men (and one woman) is to boat down a wild, uncharted river, where Harper and Halliday must pull together, like it or not.
A Man Alone (1955) as Slocum
This Island Earth (1955) as The Monitor
Dr. Meacham is chosen along with others by the inhabitants of the planet Metaluna to do research that will help save their dying planet. However, an evil scheme is uncovered by the suspecting Dr. Meacham when he discovers the Metalunan's plan to take over Earth. Dr. Meacham then escapes an exploding Metalunan built Earth lab along with Dr. Adams only to be kidnapped while flying away in a small plane. A flying saucer wisks both the scientists off to Metaluna where they are held accountable for blowing up the Metalunan Earth lab during their escape. They later escape there with the help of Exeter the friendly Metalunan. Metaluna then self destructs and the Doctors make it safely back to Earth, which is saved from Metalunan invasion.
The Kentuckian (1955) as Fromes brother
A backwoodsman and his son fight to build a new home in Texas.
River of No Return (1954) as Sam Benson
A frontier farmer takes off with his son and a saloon singer after the man who stole his rifle and his horse.
The Raid (1954) as Reverend Lucas
A group of confederate prisoners escape to Canada and plan to rob the banks and set fire to the small town of Saint Albans in Vermont. To get the lie of the land, their leader spends a few days in the town and finds he is getting drawn into its life and especially into that of an attractive widow and her son.
The Glass Wall (1953) as Inspector Bailey
A World War II refugee fights to stay in the U.S.
Shane (1953) as Shipstead
A mysterious drifter helps farmers fight off a vicious gunman.
She's Back on Broadway (1953) as Lew Ludlow
A fading Hollywood star returns to the stage to work with the man who discovered her.
Trouble Along the Way (1953) as Procurator
A famous football coach uses underhanded means to turn a bankrupt college's team into winners.
Houdini (1953) as Simms
The famed magician and escape artist rises to stardom while haunted by the loss of his mother.
Something to Live For (1952) as Joey
Monkey Business (1952) as Dr. Brunner
A scientist's search for the fountain of youth makes him and his wife regress to childhood.
Untamed Frontier (1952) as Clayton Vance
The Denbow family hope to freeze out homesteaders by denying access across their land; but to evade a murder charge, Glenn Denbow marries the only witness, Jane, who's conveniently in love with him, but favors the settlers. When Glenn goes back to his blackmailing old flame Lottie, a warm regard develops between Jane and cousin Kirk Denbow. Things come to a head when an impending range war coincides with a rustling foray.
Warpath (1951) as Kelso
A man sets out on a mission of vengeance against three bank robbers responsible for the death of his fiancee and becomes involved in an Indian ambush.
A Place in the Sun (1951) as Boatkeeper, Bear Bait
An ambitious young man wins an heiress'''' heart but has to cope with his former girlfriend''''s pregnancy.
Molly (1951) as Superintendent
The Lemon Drop Kid (1951) as Thin Santa Claus
A bookie has the Christmas holidays to raise the money he owes a gangster.
Come Fill the Cup (1951) as Ike Bashaw
Alcoholic newspaperman Lew Marsh hits bottom, loses his job and is rehabilitated by Charley Dolan. After six years on the wagon he gets his job back and devotes himself to other recovering alcoholics. His boss enlists his help to sober up his nephew, Boyd Copeland, who has married Lew's old sweetheart. Boyd, who is involved with a cabaret singer and the mob, presents quite a challenge.
The Redhead and the Cowboy (1951) as Perry
Gil Kyle finds himself caught up in the politics and unrest of the American Civil War and soon gets himself framed for a murder. His only alibi is Candace Bronson, who is aiding the Confederate cause and has left the territory to deliver a vital message about a Yankee gold shipment. So he sets off in pursuit, running into desperados, government agents, and guerrilla fighters, who are more interested in profit than ideals.
The Thing from Another World (1951) as [Ned] Scotty [Scott]
The crew of a remote Arctic base fights off a murderous monster from outer space.
Samson and Delilah (1950) as Courtier
Epic re-telling of the story of the Biblical strongman laid low by love.
Father of the Bride (1950) as Organist
A doting father faces mountains of bills and endless trials when his daughter marries.
Paid in Full (1950) as Crib man
Jane Langley has always done all she can for her selfish sibling Nancy. When both sisters fall in love with handsome Bill Prentice, Jane graciously steps aside. Relationships among all three are further complicated when the now-married Bill realizes he's still in love with Jane.
Southside 1-1000 (1950) as Chaplain
Union Station (1950) as Station master
A secretary gets caught up in the hunt for kidnappers.
Chicago Deadline (1949) as Reporter
On Chicago's South Side reporter Ed Ames finds the body of a dead girl. Her address book leads to a host of names of men frightened by her death but claiming never to have known her. Ames comes to know quite a lot, dangerously so.
Red, Hot and Blue (1949) as Member of theater group
An actress''''s rising career is threatened when she finds a dead gangster in her apartment.
Trapped (1949) as Sam Hooker
Alias Nick Beal (1949) as Finch
A crusading district attorney sells his soul to the devil to fight corruption.
Follow Me Quietly (1949) as Phony "Judge"
Police track a mysterious killer nicknamed "The Judge."
My Friend Irma (1949) as Interior decorator
Based on the long-running radio show. Irma is a likeable airhead who meddles in her roommate's love-life. Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis, in their first screen appearance, are juice-bar operators who are discovered when a self-proclaimed manager hears Martin's golden voice. Irma's roommate wants to marry her rich boss, but instead falls in love with Martin.
Alias Nick Beal (1949) as Mr. Finch
A crusading district attorney sells his soul to the devil to fight corruption.
Bride of Vengeance (1949) as The false physician
The Heiress (1949) as Minister
A plain young woman's money makes her prey to fortune hunters.
It Happens Every Spring (1949) as Conductor
A scientist invents a baseball that can''''t be hit.
Sealed Verdict (1948) as Desk sergeant
Night Has a Thousand Eyes (1948) as Dr. Ramsdell
When heiress Jean Courtland attempts suicide, her fiancée Elliott Carson probes her relationship to John Triton. In flashback, we see how stage mentalist Triton starts having terrifying flashes of true precognition. His partner, Whitney Courtland, uses Triton's talent to make money; but Triton's inability to prevent what he foresees, causes him to break up the act and become a hermit. Years later, Triton has new visions and desperately tries to prevent tragedies in the Courtland family. Can his warnings succeed against suspicion, unbelief, and inexorable fate?
The Big Clock (1948) as Bert Finch
A corrupt publisher tries to frame a career-driven editor for murder.
The Sainted Sisters (1948) as Townsman
While hiding out in small-town Maine, two female con artists inadvertently become philanthropists.
The Return of Monte Cristo (1946) as Georges
Louis Hayward, Barbara Britton, George Macready, Una O''Connor, Henry Stephenson, Steven Geray. After escaping from Devil''s Island, the grandson of the Count of Monte Cristo returns to France to reclaim his family fortune and his title.
Smoky (1946) as Gambler
A Western loner forges a bond with a runaway horse.
The Lost Weekend (1945) as Beetle
A writer fights to overcome his addiction to liquor.
Hurry, Charlie, Hurry (1941) as Reporter
A small-town banker and his wife quarrel over their daughter''''s love life.
Lady Scarface (1941) as Police secretary
Police try to capture a murderous female gangster and her band of killers.
Men Against the Sky (1940) as Mechanic
A famous flyer turns to drink but tries to straighten out to help with the war effort.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

The Lost Weekend (1945) as Stand-in for Ray Milland
A writer fights to overcome his addiction to liquor.

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