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Also Known As: Died: October 6, 1964
Born: November 5, 1893 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New Haven, Connecticut, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
The Unholy Wife (1957) as Fingerprint expert
An ambitious beauty marries a vintner, then falls for one of his workers.
2.
The Animal World (1956) as Narrated by
3.
Raiders of the Seven Seas (1953) as Chancellor
A legendary pirate captures a Spanish galleon and tries to claim a countess as his bride.
4.
Affair with a Stranger (1953) as Mr. Culpepper
A playwright and his wife search the past for the key to saving their troubled marriage.
5.
The Sea Around Us (1953) as Commentator
Documentary based on Rachel Carson''''s pioneering study of ocean life.
6.
Painting the Clouds with Sunshine (1951) as Whiteside
Three chorus girls hit Las Vegas in search of rich husbands.
7.
The Reformer and the Redhead (1950) as Announcer
A small-town politician falls for an idealistic zookeeper.
8.
Trial Without Jury (1950) as Phillip Mannings
9.
Devil's Cargo (1948) as Thomas Mallon
10.
The Hucksters (1947) as Radio voice
A war veteran fights for honesty in the advertising game.
11.
Saratoga Trunk (1946) as Hotel manager
A woman with a past returns to 19th-century New Orleans for revenge.
12.
The Big Sleep (1946) as Arthur Gwynne Geiger
Private eye Philip Marlowe investigates a society girl's involvement in the murder of a pornographer.
13.
Rhapsody in Blue (1945) as Foley
Fictionalized biography of George Gershwin and his fight to bring serious music to Broadway.
14.
Bermuda Mystery (1944) as Lee Cooper
15.
The Unwritten Code (1944) as Major Spencer
16.
Follow the Boys (1944) as William Barrett
17.
Since You Went Away (1944) as Desk clerk
A mother and wife struggle to cope while her husband is off serving in World War II.
18.
Hollywood Canteen (1944) as
A serviceman and a starlet find love at the star-staffed serviceman's center.
19.
Flight for Freedom (1943) as Commander George
A female pilot breaks the Los Angeles to New York record and attracts the interest of the U.S. Navy, who want to send her on a spy mission.
20.
Air Force (1943) as First lieutenant
A bomber crew sees World War II action over the Pacific.
21.
Quiet Please Murder (1943) as Lucas
22.
Stand by for Action (1943) as Tennis opponent
A Harvard graduate serving on a battleship is faced with the realities of war.
23.
A Tragedy at Midnight (1942) as 3d Charles Miller
This Republic murder mystery starts with a radio broadcast by Greg Sherman (John Howard) who solves cases on the air that the local police cannot solve. As he names the perpetrator of a recent murder we see the criminal, who is listening to the show, become alarmed and start to make his escape. The scene shifts to the police department where the chief, fearing for his job, assigns officers to get something, anything, on Sherman and get him off the air. Meanwhile, Greg and his pretty wife Beth (Margaret Lindsay) are parting company. He's going to a party and she's going to visit her pregnant sister in the hospital. The next morning Greg wakes up and nudges his sleeping wife. When she doesn't respond, he pulls off the covers and finds not his wife but a strange woman, dead and with the murder knife still sticking up out of her back. While he's still recovering from the shock, Beth walks into the bedroom. Thinking that she has discovered her husband with another woman, she leaves and calls the police. The police are delighted of course, but Greg escapes as they are arresting him. Now he must solve the mystery by himself...
24.
The Great Man's Lady (1942) as Hank Allen
A pioneer couple struggle to build a city in the wild West.
25.
Lady in a Jam (1942) as Dr. Elsworth
26.
The Man in the Trunk (1942) as Ted Swann
27.
Life with Henry (1941) as Mr. Rappaport
Young Henry Aldrich would like to "win" a trip to Alaska. But in order to participate, he first has to put up $100. The whole matter sounds awfully fishy. Henry and his pal Dizzy go into the soap business. Their attempt to raise money turns into a disaster when they get the soap formula wrong. But the Alaska trip is really on the level. It's been organized by Sylvanus Q. Sattherwaite, businessman and philanthropist. But Henry still doesn't have the money...
28.
Sergeant York (1941) as Officer
True story of the farm boy who made the transition from religious pacifist to World War I hero.
29.
Play Girl (1941) as Mr. Harris
An aging gold digger takes a young woman under her wing.
30.
The Son of Monte Cristo (1941) as Captain
A freedom fighter leads a double life in his battle against a ruthless dictator.
31.
Ellery Queen's Penthouse Mystery (1941) as Jim Ritter
32.
I'll Wait for You (1941) as Cassell
A wounded gangster's recuperation on a remote farm leads to love.
33.
A Shot in the Dark (1941) as George Kilpatrick
A reporter and a police detective sort through the clues in a night-club owner''''s murder.
34.
Kitty Foyle (1940) as Hotel clerk
A girl from the wrong side of the tracks endures scandal and heartbreak when she falls for a high-society boy.
35.
Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet (1940) as Dr. Kraus
True story of the German scientist who devoted his life to curing syphilis.
36.
Little Old New York (1940) as Washington Irving
Steamboat inventor Robert Fulton shows up in New York in 1807. Tavern keeper (Faye) believes in him, but her boyfriend (MacMurray) doesn't. All seems lost when sailors afraid of losing their jobs burn his boat.
37.
The Great Plane Robbery (1940) as Rod Brothers
An insurance company hires a private detective to protect a gangster fresh out of college.
38.
A Dispatch from Reuters (1940) as Actor
An entrepreneur builds an international news agency.
39.
The Old Swimmin' Hole (1940) as William Baker
40.
Pardon Our Nerve (1939) as Lucky Carson
41.
Devil's Island (1939) as Second official
A surgeon unjustly sent to Devil''''s Island fights to survive harsh treatment.
42.
Fifth Avenue Girl (1939) as Terwilliger
To annoy his family, a millionaire hires an out-of-work girl to pose as a gold digger.
43.
Persons in Hiding (1939) as Attorney Jenson
44.
The Night of Nights (1939) as Silk Hat
45.
The Sun Never Sets (1939) as Delafons
When Clive Randolph finally returns "home" from Gold Coast colony, younger brother John balks at following the family Colonial Service tradition. But back in Gold Coast, one Zurof, nominally studying ants, pursues a hidden political agenda that causes worldwide unrest; the Colonial Office persuades both brothers to go back and deal with it. Young John makes a mess of things, then must save the day on his own.
46.
Legion of Lost Flyers (1939) as Bill Desert
47.
Inside Story (1939) as Whitey [Walker]
48.
They Made Her a Spy (1939) as Col. Page
A woman becomes a secret agent to avenge her brother''''s death.
49.
Delinquent Parents (1938) as Carson
Rich boy marries poor girl. Poor girl gets pregnant. Rich boy's parents don't know they're married, forbid him to see her anymore. Rich boy dumps poor girl, poor girl gives baby up for adoption. Rich boy and his family are happy, poor girl and her family are miserable...
50.
Smashing the Rackets (1938) as Ellis
Pushed into a do-nothing job, an FBI man finds his own way of going after the mob.
51.
Blondes at Work (1938) as District Attorney
Even a jail term for contempt can't keep reporter Torchy Blane from investigating the case of a murdered department store owner.
52.
I Am the Law (1938) as Martin
A law professor signs on as special prosecutor to take on the mob.
53.
Stand-In (1937) as "Sir Geoffrey" in "Sex and Satan"
An efficiency expert tries to streamline operations at a Hollywood studio.
54.
The Emperor's Candlesticks (1937) as Adjutant
Spies on opposite sides fall in love in pre-revolutionary Russia.
55.
The Firefly (1937) as Captain Pierlot
A Spanish spy masquerades as a singer to sabotage Napoleon's forces.
56.
Stage Door (1937) as
Women at a theatrical boarding house try to make their big break happen.
57.
The Westland Case (1937) as Robert Westland
58.
California Straight Ahead (1937) as James B. Gifford
Former school bus driver Biff Smith manages a trucking company which has its fleet pitted against a freight train in a race to deliver aviation parts to the Pacific coast.
59.
Youth on Parole (1937) as Lawyer
Two strangers, a man and a woman, are framed for a jewel robbery and thrown in jail. After they get out, they join forces to track down the real thieves.
60.
Clarence (1937) as Tobias
61.
Under Cover of Night (1937) as John Lamont
A police detective and his wife try to solve a string of murders.
62.
Jim Hanvey, Detective (1937) as Mr. Dunn
63.
Topper (1937) as Hotel manager
A fun-loving couple returns from the dead to help a henpecked husband.
64.
I Cover Chinatown (1936) as Clark Duryea
65.
Suzy (1936) as Revue producer
A French air ace discovers that his showgirl wife's first husband is still alive.
66.
High Tension (1936) as Noble Harrison
67.
Beloved Enemy (1936) as Sean O'Brien
During an Irish uprising, a rebel leader and a British noblewoman fall in love.
68.
Adventure in Manhattan (1936) as Ridley
A hotshot reporter and a temperamental actress clash when he investigates the backer of her latest show.
69.
Ticket to Paradise (1936) as George Small
70.
Below the Deadline (1936) as Flash Ackroyd
71.
Love Before Breakfast (1936) as Business man
A Park Avenue beauty plays two suitors against each other.
72.
Sinner Take All (1936) as David [Lampier]
Members of a wealthy family are murdered one-by-one.
73.
Magnificent Obsession (1936) as A doctor
A playboy tries to redeem himself after his careless behavior causes a great man's death.
74.
The Road to Glory (1936) as Major
The story of trench life during World War I through the lives of a French regiment. As men are killed and replaced jaunty Lt. Denet becomes more and more somber. His rival for the affection of nurse Monique is Capt. La Roche.
75.
A Man Betrayed (1936) as Burns
77.
Murder Man (1935) as J. Spencer Halford
A hard-drinking reporter specializes in murder cases, until he becomes a suspect in one himself.
78.
Grand Old Girl (1935) as Webster
Gamblers engineer a veteran schoolteacher's firing.
79.
Confidential (1935) as Walsh
80.
Smart Girl (1935) as Fred Barton
81.
Three Kids and a Queen (1935) as Federal man
82.
Streamline Express (1935) as
A disparate group of people meet as passengers on a superspeed train crossing the U.S. Aboard are a seductive blackmailer and the stage director he intends to frame, a woman chasing her husband who is running away with the blackmail victim, and the stage director's feisty leading lady.
83.
Trails of the Wild (1935) as Kincaid
84.
The Headline Woman (1935) as "Full House" Johnny Corinti
When the daughter of a newspaper publisher is falsely charged with murder, a reporter on her father's paper goes into hiding with her. At first hoping to get an exclusive story, the reporter eventually finds himself falling in love and trying to find the real killer.
85.
Private Worlds (1935) as Dr. Harding
86.
His Night Out (1935) as Parsons
87.
Behind the Green Lights (1935) as J. C. Owen
Derived loosely from the popular-in-its-day autobiography of NY Police captain Cornelius W. "The Gang Buster" Willemse. Mary Kennedy, the daughter of police lieutenant Jim Kennedy, works for an unethical criminal attorney and is corrupted by the association. But she sees the light when she twists the law to obtain the acquittal of a client and the man later shoots her father. Mary then enlists the aid of Detective Dave Britten in hopes of bringing down the crooks for whom she works.
88.
Elinor Norton (1934) as Officer
89.
Bright Eyes (1934) as J. Wellington Smythe
Society snobs get more than they bargained for when they take in their late housekeeper's orphaned daughter.
90.
Call It Luck (1934) as Nat Underwood
91.
The Silver Streak (1934) as [Ed] Tyler
On its inaugural run, a high-speed train has to race a polio victim to an iron lung.
92.
Change of Heart (1934) as Gerald Mockby
Janet Gaynor and James Dunn and their close friends Charles Farrell and Ginger Rogers graduate from a West Coast college and fly to New York City to find work.
93.
Love Past Thirty (1934) as Charles Browne
94.
This Side of Heaven (1934) as Doctor
An eccentric family tries to work together when the father is accused of embezzlement.
95.
Pleasure Cruise (1933) as Murchison
An idle Englishman poses as ship''''s barber to spy on his breadwinner wife on a cruise.
96.
Dance Girl Dance (1933) as Phil Norton
97.
No Other Woman (1933) as Sutherland
A newly rich couple finds wealth drives them apart.
98.
High Gear (1933) as Larry Winston
99.
Secrets (1933) as Robert Carlton
A New England society girl braves the West to help her husband build his fortune.
100.
Jennie Gerhardt (1933) as Robert Kane
101.
Master of Men (1933) as Grenaker
102.
Kiss of Araby (1933) as
103.
Arizona to Broadway (1933) as [Hubert] Wayne
104.
Luxury Liner (1933) as Exl
105.
Her Splendid Folly (1933) as Wallace Morley, also known as John Ebbetts
106.
The Eleventh Commandment (1933) as Wayne Winters
107.
Gigolettes of Paris (1933) as Albert Valraine
A jilted shop girl goes off in search of true love.
108.
Red Haired Alibi (1932) as Trent Travers
109.
Hotel Continental (1932) as Jim Bennett
110.
Drifting Souls (1932) as
111.
Strangers of the Evening (1932) as Dr. Raymond Everette
112.
Midnight Lady (1932) as Byron Crosby
113.
A Scarlet Week-End (1932) as The husband
114.
Self-Defense (1932) as Tim Reed
115.
Breach of Promise (1932) as District Attorney
116.
The Unwritten Law (1932) as Val Lewis
117.
The Secret Six (1931) as District Attorney
A secret society funds the investigation of a bootlegging gang.
118.
Wicked (1931) as Tony Rande
119.
A Private Scandal (1931) as Matthew Gray
120.
Susan Lenox (Her Fall and Rise) (1931) as
A farm girl runs from her abusive father to a series of affairs in the big city.
121.
Heartbreak (1931) as Military prosecutor
122.
Ladies of the Big House (1931) as Frazer
On their Wedding day, Kathleen and Standish McNeil are followed home by Kid Athens, (a wanted murderer), and Policeman Martin French (sent to get Kathleen as a witness). Athens shoots French and tosses a gun, engraved with "with love" next to French's body. This sets up Kathleen (once a moll for Athen's) and Standish as the murderers. Eager Assistant Attorney John Hartman, who works for Athens, manipulates the jury to a guilty verdict. Standish (Mac) is sent to death row and Kathleen to a violent Woman's Prison. She's befriended by Ivory and Maria, but is viciously treated by inmate, Susie Thompson, a former moll of Athens before Kathleen. Kathleen discovers that her appeal has been denied and decides to escape with pregnant inmate, Maria. Kathleen is allowed a visit with Mac (Standish) and tells him of her plan to escape and tell the world of their innocence. Maria is shot while trying to cut the fence. Kathleen's getaway boat is smashed and she's recaptured...
123.
Up Pops the Devil (1931) as Gilbert Morrell
124.
Beyond Victory (1931) as Major Sparks
Four soldiers at the front think back on their reasons for enlisting.
125.
The Prodigal (1931) as Carter Jerome
A wealthy southern boy takes to the road as a hobo.
126.
Once a Lady (1931) as Harry Cosden
127.
Kismet (1930) as The Guide Nazir
Hajj, a rascally beggar on the periphery of the court of Baghdad, schemes to marry his daughter to royalty and to win the heart of the queen of the castle himself.
128.
129.
The Cat Creeps (1930) as Harry Blythe
130.
The Furies (1930) as Owen McDonald
132.
The Arizona Kid (1930) as Nick Hoyt
The Cisco Kid (Warner Baxter) carries out his mission as a Robin Hood-type bandit while posing as a wealthy and carefree miner. He falls for an eastern girl, Virginia Hoyt (Carole Lombard), accompanied by presumably her brother, Dick Hoyt (Theodore von Eltz), actually her husband. The Kid's mine is raided and two of his friends are killed and he learns that Dick and Virginia are the culprits...
133.
The Four Feathers (1929) as Lieutenant Castleton
134.
The Rescue (1929) as Carter
135.
The Voice of the Storm (1929) as Franklin Wells
136.
The Awful Truth (1929) as Edgar Trent
137.
The Very Idea (1929) as George Green
A eugenics expert uses science to help his sister and her husband have a child.
138.
Nothing To Wear (1928) as Phil Standish
139.
The Way of the Strong (1928) as Dan
140.
Life's Mockery (1928) as Wade Fullerton
141.
The Great Mail Robbery (1927) as Lieut. Donald Macready
142.
No Man's Law (1927) as Spider O'Day
143.
Perch of the Devil (1927) as Lord Mobray
144.
One Woman to Another (1927) as John Bruce
145.
Fools of Fashion (1926) as Matthew Young
146.
His New York Wife (1926) as Philip Thorne
147.
Redheads Preferred (1926) as John Morgan
148.
The Sea Wolf (1926) as Humphrey Van Weyden
149.
A Desperate Moment (1926) as Capt. John Reynolds
Virginia Dean enjoys a yachting trip with her father. She falls in love with the captain of the boat, John Reynolds. A gang of criminals has stowed away on board and they take over the yacht and set her father and the crew adrift in a small boat. However, they keep John and Virginia on board. When the yacht catches fire, they all abandon ship and take refuge on a nearby tropical island. Blackie Slade, the leader of the villains, rouses the natives to attack the others.
150.
Laddie (1926) as Robert Paget
151.
Queen o' Diamonds (1926) as Daniel Hammon
152.
The Last Alarm (1926) as
153.
Bardelys the Magnificent (1926) as Lesperon
A notorious womanizer falls for the woman he has bet he can trick into marriage.
154.
White Fang (1925) as Weadon Scott
155.
Locked Doors (1925) as John Talbot
156.
The Thoroughbred (1925) as Robert Bemis
157.
On Thin Ice (1925) as Dr. Paul Jackson
158.
Paint and Powder (1925) as Jimmy Evarts
159.
Red Kimono (1925) as
In this silent film, a woman forced into prostitution dreams of finding true love.
160.
Broadway Lady (1925) as Bob Westbrook
161.
The Sporting Chance (1925) as Robert Selby
162.
Hearts of Oak (1924) as Ned Fairweather
163.
The Turmoil (1924) as James Sheridan, Jr.
164.
The Breaking Point (1924) as Fred Gregory
165.
That French Lady (1924) as John Hemingway
166.
Being Respectable (1924) as Stephen O'Connell
167.
Can a Woman Love Twice? (1923) as Thomas Jefferson Grant
168.
Lights Out (1923) as "Eggs" [Egbert Winslow]
169.
Tiger Rose (1923) as Bruce Norton
170.
The Woman With Four Faces (1923) as Jim Hartigan
171.
The Glorious Fool (1922) as Senior surgical interne
172.
The Girl From Rocky Point (1922) as Robert Giffing
173.
Sherlock Brown (1922) as Frank Morton
174.
The Fourteenth Lover (1922) as Clyde Van Ness
175.
Extra Extra (1922) as Fordney Stowe
176.
Manslaughter (1922) as
Society-girl thrillseeker Lydia causes the death of motorcylce policeman and is prosecuted by her fiance Daniel who describes in lurid detail the downfall of Rome. While she's in prison she reforms and Daniel becomes a wasted alocholic.
177.
The Old Nest (1921) as Stephen McLeod
A mother raises her six children and one by one lets them go out into the world. Their failures and successes fill her life, but she grows lonely without them. Then when one of the children has a surprise to announce, they all return home to be with their mother.
178.
Extravagance (1921) as Dick Vane
179.
The Speed Girl (1921) as Tom Manley
180.
The Traffic Cop (1916) as Casey's brother
181.
His Wife (1915) as Harry Dennys

Cast (short)

182.
Teddy the Rough Rider (1940)
This short film follows the political career of president Theodore Roosevelt. Vitaphone Release 9666-9667.

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