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Also Known As: Died: November 30, 1994
Born: January 11, 1908 Cause of Death: lung cancer
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Director (feature film)

Two Gals and a Guy (1951) as Dialogue Director

Cast (feature film)

Hart to Hart: Secrets of the Hart (1995)
Husband-and-wife crime solvers Jonathan and Jennifer Hart continue their adventures in the fifth television movie based on the ABC series "Hart to Hart," which aired from 1979 to 1984. Jonathan thinks he may have discovered some long-lost family, but questions the sincerity of his newfound "relative
Hart to Hart: Crimes of the Hart (1994) as Max
Jonathan and Jennifer visit New York City where Jennifer's play is being produced.
Hart to Hart: Old Friends Never Die (1994)
While attending a lavish birthday party at an island hideaway, Jennifer overhears two men plotting the murder of a wealthy businessman.
Last Good Time, The (1994) as Howard Singer
Joseph Kopple is a retired violinist who spends his days tidying up his studio apartment or visiting his best friend and former accountant Howard, who is now in a rest home. Despite the friendly advances of his neighbor, Ida, Kopple would rather warm up to his fond memories of the past. One rainy ev
Hart to Hart: Home Is Where the Hart Is (1994)
When Jennifer's old journalist mentor dies, the Harts discover they have inherited a quaint New England town and that the woman may have been murdered.
Hart to Hart Returns (1993)
Robert Wagner and Stefanie Powers reprise their roles as the crime-solving married team of detectives based on the series, "Hart to Hart." After the Harts' house is set on fire, the investigator is murdered and Jonathan is framed for the killing.
Joey Takes a Cab (1991)
A popular comedian who dies in the midst of his performance is given a memorial service by his show biz friends.
Harold Lloyd: The Third Genius (1989)
A two-part documentary about the life of film comedian Harold Lloyd, covering his beginnings in Hollywood, his time with Hal Roach's acting company, and the advent of sound in motion pictures. Lloyd's life is drawn from film clips, home movies, photo stills and interviews with colleagues, family and
Wicked Stepmother (1989)
A couple comes home from vacation to find that their grandfather has re-married. The stepmother (a witch) takes over and the couple plot to get rid of her.
Cookie (1989)
A paroled mobster hires his illegitimate daughter to work as his chauffeur.
Transformers - The Movie (1986)
The heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons are two factions of transforming robots who are fighting a war on the planet Cybertron. Further complicating matters is the giant planet Unicron, which can consume anything in its path. Unicron must be stopped and the Autobots possess the only thing that
Squeeze, The (1980) as Sam Epstein
Hart to Hart (1979) as Max
Robert Wagner and Stefanie Powers are happily married jet-set investigators and Lionel Stander is their jack-of-all-trades right hand in this pilot to the hit series, co-produced by Wagner and wife, Natalie Wood, under their Rona II banner. Here, the Harts look into the mysterious death of a close f
1941 (1979)
In the days after Pearl Harbor, Californians prepare for a Japanese invasion.
Matilda (1978)
New York, New York (1977)
A jazz musician and a singer fight and love their way through the show biz world of the late forties.
The Cassandra Crossing (1977)
When a train''''s passengers are exposed to a deadly virus, it triggers an international incident.
Black Bird, The (1975)
When famous private detective Sam Space dies, his son Sam Spade, Jr. takes over his agency and before long is embroiled in another case involving the Maltese Falcon.
Paolo Il Caldo (1973) as Baron Paolo Castorini
From his youth, Paolo Castorini, a Sicilian baron, is as attracted to women as they to him. Giovanna, a servant girl, Lillian, a serious girlfriend in Rome, a hostess at a post-war party, Paolo makes love to them all. He also feels dissatisfied with a life only of the body, compared to his journalist friend Vincenzo and his own father, a sober and serious thinker. When his father is on his deathbed, Paolo learns of syphilis in the family and something of the curse of dissolution. Some years later, he resolves to marry Katrina, the pure daughter of the woman he should have married. He wants her purity to redeem him so he can make something of his life. But is it too late?
Dirty Weekend (1973) as General
Treasure Island (1972)
Based upon the story by R. L. Stevenson, the film shows Orson Welles as Long John Silver, pirate chief, who would like to find hidden treasure.
Pulp (1972) as Ben Dinuccio
A pulp fiction novelist fights to survive an assignment to ghost write a controversial star's memoirs.
Don Camillo e i Giovani d'Oggi (1971)
Mayor Peppone might very well lose the elections and Don Camillo makes sure that the mayor's delinquent son gets his act together while his own niece makes Peppone think she is pregnant by his son.
The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight (1971) as [Anthony] Baccala [Vestrummo]
A gang of penny-ante crooks bumbles their way through their shot at the big time.
Once Upon a Time in the West (1969) as Barman
A mail-order bride enlists an outlaw and a mystery man to help protect her land from a ruthless cattleman.
A Dandy in Aspic (1968) as Sobakevich
A double agent has to take out an enemy spy who''''s really himself.
Gates to Paradise (1967) as Monk
Cul-de-Sac (1966) as Richard
A wounded criminal and his dying partner take refuge at a beachfront castle. The owners of the castle, a meek Englishman and his willful French wife, are initially the unwilling hosts to the criminals. Quickly, however, the relationships between the criminal, the wife, and the Englishman begin to shift in humorous and bizarre fashion.
Promise Her Anything (1966) as Sam
A single mother must choose between two suitors.
The Loved One (1965) as Guru Brahmin
An Englishman in Hollywood moves into the funeral business.
Blast of Silence (1961) as Narrator
A hit man loses his nerve after allowing himself to feel emotion--and pays the price.
St. Benny the Dip (1951) as Monk
Three con men masquerading as priests end up taking the charade seriously.
Two Gals and a Guy (1951) as Mr. Seymour
Trouble Makers (1949) as "Hatchet" Moran
The Bowery Boys pose as bellhops to solve a murder.
Call Northside 777 (1948) as Corrigan
A Chicago reporter re-opens a ten year old murder case.
Unfaithfully Yours (1948) as Hugo Standoff
Set to music, a symphony conductor envisions multiple possible scenarios for dealing with his wife's infidelity.
Texas, Brooklyn & Heaven (1948) as The bellhop
The Sin of Harold Diddlebock (1947) as Max
When he loses his job, a middle-aged bookkeeper goes out on the town.
Gentleman Joe Palooka (1946) as Harry Mitchell
A Boy, a Girl and a Dog (1946) as Jim [Allen]
Specter of the Rose (1946) as Lionel Gans
Ballet dancer Sanine may have murdered his first wife. A detective thinks so, and he's not the only one. Sanine is charming, if a little peculiar. Haidi, a ballerina, marries him. The company takes its new production on tour. But Sanine's control seems to be slipping...
In Old Sacramento (1946) as Eddie Dodge
Dashing Johnny Barrett has a secret identity: Spanish Jack, the masked bandit. Always one step ahead of the law, Barrett effortlessly balances his double life--robbing by night, romancing by day and always with a smile. But when the woman he loves begins to suspect him and the young man he befriends is arrested for being him, it's time for Johnny to rethink his priorities.
The Kid from Brooklyn (1946) as Spider Schultz
A shy milkman gets into boxing when he turns out to have a killer punch.
The Big Show-Off (1945) as Joe Bagley
Joe Bagley (Lionel Stander),owner of the Blue Heaven Club,tries to foster a romance between shy pianist Sandy Elliott (Arthur Lake)and band vocalist June Mayfield(Dale Evans.) Joe tells June that Sandy is really a professional,masked wrestler known as "The Devil." Wally Porter (George Meeker),also in love with June doesn't believe the story. The real wrestler breaks a leg in a match and Sandy,in order to keep up the ruse now has to wear a cast on his leg.June attends a match and hears the real Devil announce his engagement to another girl.
Guadalcanal Diary (1943) as Butch
Concentrating on the personal lives of those involved, a war correspondent takes us through the preparations, landing and initial campaign on Guadalcanal during WWII.
Hangmen Also Die! (1943) as The Taxi Driver
When a Nazi officer is assassinated, Czech patriots band together to protect his killer.
Tahiti Honey (1943) as Pinkie
The Bride Wore Crutches (1941) as Flannel-mouth
What a Life (1939) as Ferguson
The Ice Follies of 1939 (1939) as Mort Hodges
An ice-skating team breaks up when both partners fall for the same girl.
No Time to Marry (1938) as Al Vogel
Professor Beware (1938) as Jerry
Egyptologist, Dean Lambert (Lloyd), accused of car-theft, skips bail and begins a cross-country trek to join a group in New York headed for Egypt. With the police close on his trail he gets in and out of scrapes along the way.
The Crowd Roars (1938) as "Happy" Lane
A fighter''''s hard-drinking father gets his son mixed up with the underworld.
The League of Frightened Men (1937) as Archie Goodwin
The Last Gangster (1937) as "Curly"
When a notorious gangster gets out of prison, he vows revenge on the wife who left him.
A Star Is Born (1937) as Matt Libby
A fading matinee idol marries the young beginner he's shepherded to stardom.
More Than a Secretary (1936) as Ernest
A secretary gets the glamour treatment to win her boss'''' heart.
Meet Nero Wolfe (1936) as Archie Goodwin
The Music Goes 'Round (1936) as O'Casey
Soak the Rich (1936) as Joe Muglia
The Milky Way (1936) as Spider Schultz
A mild-mannered milkman stumbles onto a career in the boxing ring.
They Met in a Taxi (1936) as Fingers Garrison
Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936) as Cornelius Cobb
When he inherits a fortune, a small-town poet has to deal with the corruption of city life.
The Scoundrel (1935) as Rothenstein
Hooray for Love (1935) as Chowsky
A playboy student backs a musical show.
Page Miss Glory (1935) as Nick
A con artist creates a composite photo to win a beauty contest, then has to find the real thing.
We're in the Money (1935) as Leonidus Giovanni "Butch" Gonzola
Gold-digging process servers set their sights on a breach of promise defendant.
The Gay Deception (1935) as Gettel
Mirabel wins a $5,000 lottery which will enable her to live like a queen in New York. There she meets Sandro, a bellboy who is really a prince, so she does get to be a queen after all.
If You Could Only Cook (1935) as Flash
An unhappy executive gets a job as a butler on a lark, only to fall for the family cook.
I Live My Life (1935) as Yaffitz
A flighty society girl tries to make a go of her marriage to an archaeologist.
We're Not Dressing (1934) as
A marooned socialite finds herself taking orders from the sailor she had snubbed before their shipwreck.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

Hart to Hart: Secrets of the Hart (1995)
Husband-and-wife crime solvers Jonathan and Jennifer Hart continue their adventures in the fifth television movie based on the ABC series "Hart to Hart," which aired from 1979 to 1984. Jonathan thinks he may have discovered some long-lost family, but questions the sincerity of his newfound "relative

Cast (special)

Boys, The (1988)
A pilot for a comedy series taped before a live audience and set in a fictional, private New York men's club called the Excalibur Club, which is now on hard times. The comedy focuses on a group of poker buddies.
Time of Their Lives, The (1987) as Sully Carson
A pilot, airing as a segment of the "CBS Summer Playhouse," about an ex-vaudevillian who moves in with his widower son and his four daughters.
Happy Birthday, Hollywood! (1987)
A gala celebration, benefiting the Motion Picture and Television Country House and Hospital, held at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles in honor of the centennial of the founding of the town of Hollywood.
American Film Institute Salute to Frank Capra, The (1982)
A tribute by the American Film Institute (AFI) honoring film director Frank Capra.
Sunshine Boys, The (1977) as Al Lewis
The misadventures of Willie Clark and Al Lewis, two retired vaudeville comics who share an apartment and struggle to get along with each other.

Cast (short)

The Old Grey Mayor (1935)
In this comedic short, a boy and his fiancé try to break the news of their engagement to her father. Vitaphone Release 1823-1824.
Smoked Hams (1934)
In this comedic short, a vaudeville team convinces an agent to book their new act... that manages to misfire. Vitaphone Release 1720-1721.
Salt Water Daffy (1933)
In this comedic short, two men join the Navy and make life miserable for their supervisor. Vitaphone Release 1561-1562.

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