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James J. Jeffries

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Cast (feature film)

1.
Mr. Celebrity (1941) as Himself
The grandparents (James Halligan and Laura Treadwell) of Danny Mason (Buzzy Henry), an orphaned boy, are trying to have him put into their custody rather than that of his uncle, Jim King (James Seay), a racetrack veterinary, as they object to the track enviroment in which he is being raised. Their destinies become entwined with that of former silent-film stars Francis X. Bushman and Clara Kimball Young and ex-heavyweight champion James J."Jim" Jeffries, and that of a broken-down race horse named "Mr. Celebrity." The tagline tells it all.
2.
Barnyard Follies (1940) as Announcer
3.
Big City (1937) as Himself
An honest cab driver fights against corruption.
4.
Jealousy (1934) as Captain Scott
Larry O'Roark is a boxer who's insanely posssesive and jealous of his fiancee, Jo. the sight of her and her employer, Mr. Lambert, at ringside during his big fight distracts Larry and he is knocked out. He then promises never to be jealous again and marries Jo. When she realizes that they're broke she asks Lambert for a job (she had quit on marrying Larry.) One thing leads to another and Larry, enraged with jealousy, end up killing Lambert. He then wanders off in a daze, and Jo takes the rap for the murder. Larry descends from his amnesiac fog just in time to interrupt the announcement of the jury's verdict in Jo's trial. then it's off to the chair for Larry. Or is it?
5.
The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933) as Himself
A boxing champion falls for a gangster''''s moll.
6.
The Fighting Gentleman (1932) as Referee
7.
They Never Come Back (1932) as Referee
8.
Rain or Shine (1930) as
A young woman inherits her father''''s financially troubled circus.
9.
Beau Broadway (1928) as Gunner O'Brien
10.
One-Round Hogan (1927) as Tim Hogan
11.
Jeffries Throwing the Medicine Ball (1901) as
A gang of thieves kill a security guard during a bungled robbery and flee with his daughter as a hostage. They hide out anticipating their getaway, but one of the thieves falls for the girl.
12.
Jeffries Skipping the Rope (1901) as
A gang of thieves kill a security guard during a bungled robbery and flee with his daughter as a hostage. They hide out anticipating their getaway, but one of the thieves falls for the girl.
13.
Jeffries Side Stepping and Wrestling (1901) as
A gang of thieves kill a security guard during a bungled robbery and flee with his daughter as a hostage. They hide out anticipating their getaway, but one of the thieves falls for the girl.
14.
Jeffries Exercising in His Gymnasium (1901) as
A gang of thieves kill a security guard during a bungled robbery and flee with his daughter as a hostage. They hide out anticipating their getaway, but one of the thieves falls for the girl.
15.
Jeffries Sparring with His Brother (1901) as
A gang of thieves kill a security guard during a bungled robbery and flee with his daughter as a hostage. They hide out anticipating their getaway, but one of the thieves falls for the girl.

Cast (short)

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