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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Gun and the Pulpit, The (1974) as Adams
A pilot film about a fugitive gunfighter, disguised as a preacher, who is faced with defending townspeople at the mercy of a crooked land baron.
2.
Ulzana's Raid (1972) as ["Dutch"] Rukeyser
An aging Indian fighter and a green Cavalry officer join forces to head off an Apache attack.
3.
Howling in the Woods, A (1971) as Apperson
The "other side" of the co-stars of TV's long-running "I Dream of Jeannie" shows up in this chiller about a disillusioned housewife vacationing in the wilds, her incompatible husband who is trying to get her to come home, and a starving dog with a baleful howl.
4.
Birdmen, The (1971)
A group of allied POWs held by the Germans plot an unusual breakout from an impregnable medieval castle. They plan to escape by glider and soar into Switzerland. Subsequently titled: "Escape of the Birdmen."
5.
Vanishing Point (1971) as Clerk at delivery agency [Sandy]
A car delivery driver leads the police on a merry chase to win a bet.
6.
...tick...tick...tick... (1970) as Braddock, Sr.
A black sheriff's arrival sets off racial fireworks in a small southern town.
7.
Hour of the Gun (1967) as Dr. Goodfellow
Wyatt Earp tracks down the survivors of the Clanton Gang after the gunfight at the O.K. Corral.
8.
Seconds (1966) as Dr. Morris
A bored rich man buys a new life from a secret organization.
9.
Brighty of the Grand Canyon (1966) as Theodore Roosevelt
10.
Major Dundee (1965) as Captain Waller
Cavalry misfits cross the Mexican border to destroy an Indian outpost.
11.
The Cincinnati Kid (1965) as Mr. Rudd
Card sharps try to deal with personal problems during a big game in New Orleans.
12.
The Sons of Katie Elder (1965) as Doc Isdell
A ranch-owner's four sons vow to avenge their father's death.
13.
The Sword in the Stone (1963) as Merlin
Arthur (aka Wart) is a young boy who aspires to be a knight's squire. On a hunting trip he falls in on Merlin, a powerful but amnesiac wizard who has plans for Wart beyond mere squiredom. He starts by trying to give Wart an education (whatever that is), believing that once one has an education, one can go anywhere. Needless to say, it doesn't quite work out that way.
14.
The Man From Galveston (1963) as Sheriff
Circuit-riding Texas lawyer Timothy Higgins defends a former girlfriend against a murder charge stemming from an extortionist's threat to reveal her shady past. Through adroit courtroom work, Higgins is able to acquit her and reveal who actually shot the fatal bullet.
15.
The Birds (1963) as Drunk
In a California coastal area, flocks of birds unaccountably make deadly attacks on humans.
16.
The Prize (1963) as Hilding
An American Nobel Prize-winner mixes it up with spies when he travels to Stockholm to collect his award.
17.
Walk on the Wild Side (1962) as Schmidt
A penniless farmer tracks the woman he loves to a New Orleans brothel.
18.
Lonely Are the Brave (1962) as Reverend Hoskins
A modern-day cowboy defies the law in order to live a free man.
19.
The Spiral Road (1962) as Inspector Bevers
A selfish and prideful young Dutch doctor, through a series of circumstances, comes to learn that he does indeed "need" a higher spiritual being and other people.
20.
Judgment at Nuremberg (1961) as Dr. Geuter
An aging American judge presides over the trial of Nazi war criminals.
21.
The Gallant Hours (1960) as Capt. Bill Bailey
Admiral William F. Halsey fights to turn the tide against the Japanese during World War II.
22.
One Foot in Hell (1960) as Sheriff Olson
23.
Flaming Star (1960) as Dred Pierce
Sam Burton's second wife Neddy is Indian, their son Pacer a half-breed. As struggle starts between the whites and the Kiowas, the Burton family is split between loyalties. Neddy and Sam are killed; Pacer sides with the Indians, his half-brother Clint with the whites.
24.
Ice Palace (1960) as Scotty Ballantyne
A money-hungry white man tries to plunder post-World War I Alaska for all that he can, but goes up against a local fisherman who resents his ways, and they battle it out up until Alaska becomes a State.
25.
North to Alaska (1960) as Lars Norquist
Two prospectors cope with woman problems and a con man.
26.
The Hanging Tree (1959) as Tom Flaunce
A doctor saves a man from hanging then tries to run his life.
27.
No Name on the Bullet (1959) as [Earl] Stricker
The arrival of a hired gun stirs up suspicions in a small town.
28.
Kings Go Forth (1958) as Colonel
Two American soldiers vie for the same woman in World War II France.
29.
The Badlanders (1958) as Marshal
Western outlaws join forces for a daring gold robbery in this remake of The Asphalt Jungle.
30.
Four Boys and a Gun (1957) as Mr. Badek
31.
That Night! (1957) as McAdam
When a driven business man suffers a series of heart attacks, he and his family must reassess their values.

Cast (special)

32.
New Healers, The (1972)
The story Calvin Briggs and Jimmy Martin, ex-medics, and Michelle Johnson, an ex-nurse, all of whom served in "MASH" units in Vietnam. The three join forces to help Dr. Simmons, an aging physician, care for the people of Hope, a rural community in California. The pilot depicts their efforts to gain
33.
Walk in the Night, A (1968) as Erickson
The exploits of James Van Ducci, the head of the Great Lakes Interstate Bureau, a Chicago-based investigative organization. Van Ducci and his team search for a Swedish sailor who jumped ship -- unaware that his suitcase contains a bomb that is set to detonate in a matter of hours.
34.
Lonely Wizard, The (1957) as Asmussen
The pilot episode for an untitled anthology series. "The Lonely Wizard" tells the story of Charles Steinmetz, a brilliant electronics engineer who preferred to work in isolation.

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