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Also Known As: Died: May 27, 1969
Born: November 25, 1926 Cause of Death: complications from brain surgery following fall
Birth Place: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Custer of the West (1968) as Lieutenant Benteen
The flamboyant Cavalry officer courts disaster when he fights the Sioux and Cheyenne tribes.
The Private Navy of Sgt. O'Farrell (1968) as Lieut. j. g. Lyman P. Jones
The Christmas Kid (1967) as Joe Novak
A Guide for the Married Man (1967) as
Robert Morse and Walter Mathau are friends. Though both are married, Mathau discovers Morris is fooling around. When asked about it, Morse passes on the oral history and guide to fooling around without your wife finding out. This is done by a series of vignettes with cameos from famous actors that illustrate the point Morse wants to make. Between pieces of advice, we follow Matheau as he begins to prepare for his big affair.
A Witch Without a Broom (1967) as Garver Logan
Dimension 5 (1966) as Justin Power
An American intelligence agent, aided by a Chinese-American female agent, uses a time-travel belt to thwart Chinese operatives who are attempting to import to Los Angeles the materials to make an atomic bomb.
Murieta (1965) as Joaquin Murieta
Mexican peasant Joaquin Murieta and his wife go north to California to prospect for gold, finding only one white person, a marshal, who will befriend them. But after Murieta is beaten and robbed, and his wife killed by bandits, Murieta takes out his vengeance by forming a gang of outlaws who rob the countryside. Murieta is eventually cornered by the marshal, who persuades him to end his crusade. But when Murieta is later wounded and convalescent, his gang operates a reign of terror without his knowledge, leading to his death at the marshal's hands in a final battle.
Gold for the Caesars (1964) as Lacer
A gladiator gets caught up in a slave revolt and the invasion of England.
The Man From Galveston (1963) as Timothy Higgins
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.
The Longest Day (1962) as Sergeant Fuller
The Allied forces launch the D-Day invasion of German-occupied France.
No Man Is an Island (1962) as George R. Tweed
The true story of George Tweed, an American sailor who became the only serviceman on the island of Guam to avoid capture by the Japanese during the early years of World War II.
Man-Trap (1961) as Matt Jameson
During the Korean War, Matt saves the life of his buddy, Vince, who promises that someday he'll repay Matt by cutting him in on a million dollars. Eight years later Matt is in the midst of a rapidly disintegrating marriage to Nina, a man-hungry alcoholic. Vince suddenly reappears for a reunion with Matt, telling him that enemies of a Central American dictator have hijacked $3.5 million, and that he knows how he can get hold of the money and collect a large reward he'll share with Matt if he will help recover the money. Matt is skeptical, but after a particularly violent quarrel in which he leaves his wife, he agrees to go along with Vince, provided there is no gunplay.
King of Kings (1961) as Jesus Christ
Epic retelling of Christ''''s life and the effects of his teachings on those around him.
Key Witness (1960) as Fred Morrow
A street gang pressures the man whose testimony could put them behind bars.
Hell to Eternity (1960) as Guy Gabaldon
A young man adopted by Japanese-Americans becomes a hero in World War II.
Sergeant Rutledge (1960) as Lt. Tom Cantrell
A 19th-century lawyer tries to clear a black man of rape and murder charges.
The Last Hurrah (1958) as Adam Caulfield
A political boss faces changing times as he runs for re-election.
In Love and War (1958) as Nico Kantaylis
Three marines take shore leave in San Francisco during World War II: Wagner to a lower class dysfunctional family, Hunter to his pregnant fiancée, and the upper class Dillman to a high-living playgirl. Each must decide whether to make the best of their situation, or break out of it. Wagner drowns his troubles in alcohol, losing the respect of a potential lover; Hunter marries his fiancée but realizes he may not survive the war to see his child; while Dillman sheds his decadent girlfriend for a pure-hearted Hawaiian nurse. Later in battle, a heroic act costs one of the marines his life.
Count Five and Die (1958) as Capt. Bill Ranson
Mardi Gras (1958) as Himself
A military school cadet wins a date with a French movie goddess, who happens to be the queen of the Mardi Gras Parade. The two fall in love, but then the movie studio wants to capitalize on it for publicity.
Gun for a Coward (1957) as Bless Keough
A young cowboy, whose dedication to the principles of peace and reason has earned him a reputation for cowardice, overcomes his psychological aversion to violence after his elder brother unjustly censures him for not joining in a foolhardy gunfight in which their youngest brother is killed.
The Way to the Gold (1957) as Joe Mundy
No Down Payment (1957) as David Martin
An introspection into the world of the newly formed suburbia, following the multiple story lines of various people living in a middle-class housing development.
The True Story of Jesse James (1957) as Frank James
The young Rebel turns to crime after the Civil War''''s end.
The Searchers (1956) as Martin Pawley
An Indian-hating Civil War veteran tracks down the tribe that slaughtered his family and kidnapped his niece.
The Proud Ones (1956) as Thad Anderson
Marshal Silver is run out of town under suspicion of being a trigger-happy killer after shooting a hired gun of Honest John Barrett. A placid life in a new town is interrupted by the reappearance of Barrett, old enemies and the son of the hired gun from years ago, Anderson.
The Great Locomotive Chase (1956) as William A. Fuller
A Union spy tries to destroy the Confederacy''''s rail system.
A Kiss Before Dying (1956) as Gordon Grant
A college student tries to get rich quick by wooing two wealthy sisters.
Seven Angry Men (1955) as Owen Brown
A fanatical abolitionist leads a personal war against slave owners in Kansas.
Seven Cities of Gold (1955) as Matuwir
In the XVIII century, an spanish expedition is looking for seven cities of gold in a territory now known as California. A very difficult task due the opposition of the aborigins, but perhaps a divine intervention could help the spaniards to save the life.
White Feather (1955) as Little Dog
The story of the peace mission from the US cavalary to the Cheyenne Indians in Wyoming during the 1870s. The mission is threatened when one the officers falls for the chief's daughter.
Three Young Texans (1954) as Johnny Colt
A western about a Texan who robs a train in an effort to prevent his father from committing the crime, a young girl who attempts to help him after learning about the theft, and a cowboy friend who demands a share of the money.
Princess of the Nile (1954) as Prince Haidi
Time: A.D. 1249. Shalimar, an Egyptian princess, striving to rid her country of its Bedouin conquerors, forms an alliance with Prince Haidi, son of the Caliph of Bagdad. She practices her intrigues both at the court and, disguised as a dancing girl, in the market place.
Sailor of the King (1953) as Andrew Brown
A British naval officer has a brief affair with a woman in England and never knows that she bears him a son. 20 years later the boy is on a ship under his command when he is tracking a German Raider. When the boy is captured after his ship is sunk, he finds a way to slow the German's progress while a lethal hunt for him goes on.
Red Skies of Montana (1952) as Ed Miller
Dreamboat (1952) as Bill Ainslee
A college professor faces embarrassment when his past as a silent screen heartthrob is revealed.
Belles on Their Toes (1952) as Dr. Bob Grayson
The "Cheaper by the Dozen" crew is back, sans Clifton Webb. Lillian is struggling to make ends meet without her husband's income, while Anne, Martha, and even Ernestine find romance.
Lure of the Wilderness (1952) as Ben Tyler
A young girl and her father, who is unjustly accused of murder, seek refuge in a Georgia swamp until they are befriended by a trapper who penetrates the swamp in search of his dog.
Take Care of My Little Girl (1951) as Chad Carnes
A college freshman adjusts to the realities of sorority life.
Fourteen Hours (1951) as Danny Klemptner
A policeman tries to talk a desperate young man off the ledge of a New York skyscraper.
The Frogmen (1951) as "Pappy" Creighton
Call Me Mister (1951) as The Kid
G.I. Sergeant Shep Dooley, former stage star awaiting discharge in postwar Tokyo, meets his estranged love Kay when she arrives to entertain the troops. Shep, who hasn't exactly lost his former irresponsibility, does his best to court Kay anew...but she has no lack of other admirers as she labors to put on a soldier show.

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