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Also Known As: Died: December 15, 1978
Born: July 18, 1902 Cause of Death: Cancer
Birth Place: Seagonville, Texas, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

That's Entertainment! III (1994) as Song Performer
Classic musical numbers and rare behind-the-scenes footage show how MGM created the screen''''s greatest musicals. Featuring clips with Gene Kelly, Lena Horne and Debbie Reynolds.
Mr. Billion (1977) as Colonel Clayton T Winkle
Anthony Falcon is a billionaire. After he dies, he leaves his entire estate to his Italian nephew, Guido Falcone, a mechanic who wishes to be a cowboy. To get his inheritance, he has to go to California and within a specified time or the estate will fall under the control of the executor, John Cutler, who wishes that to happen. And it might just happen, cause Guido doesn't like to fly, so by the time he gets to America, he will just have enough time to get there. But running into some undesirable individuals, he loses all of his money and has to find a way to get there. Cutler has also sent Rosie Jones to try to get Guido to sign a paper, wherein he relinquishes all claims to the estate but she instead falls for him.
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid (1973) as Lemeul
The legendary outlaw clashes with his former best friend, now the sheriff.
The Steagle (1971) as Tall Guy McCoy
The Liberation of L. B. Jones (1970) as Mr. Ike
A black undertaker stands against racism in a small Southern town.
Over-the-hill Gang Rides Again, The (1970) as George Agnew
In this sequel to "The Over-the-Hill Gang" (1969), the old-time comrades-in-arms join forces to sober up an old buddy, a down-and-out drunk, and restore his reputation. Fred Astaire made his TV-movie debut in this one and appeared in his only Western role.
Over-the-hill Gang, The (1969) as Gentleman George
In this comedy Western, a retired Texas Ranger and three aged pals help to clean up a town run by a crooked mayor, a drunken judge and a trigger-happy sheriff. This marked the TV-movie debuts of both Rick Nelson and Gypsy Rose Lee, and it was the latter's farewell acting appearance.
Big Daddy (1969) as
Fireball 500 (1966) as Big Jaw Harris
Two race car drivers vie for the same girl as they compete in a cross-country race.
The Rounders (1965) as Jim Ed Love
Two ne''''er-do-well cowpokes look for sex and easy money in the modern West.
McLintock! (1963) as Drago
A cattle baron fights to tame the West and his estranged wife.
The Cardinal (1963) as Monsignor Whittle
A Boston priest deals with illicit love, racism and war as he rises in the church.
The Wheeler Dealers (1963) as Jay Ray
Texas tycoons try to mix love with finance on a trip to New York.
Young Guns of Texas (1963) as Sam Shelby
Gold of the Seven Saints (1961) as Doc Gates
Two trappers fight to protect their gold from outlaws.
The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come (1961) as Major Buford
The Deadly Companions (1961) as Turk
To make amends for killing a man, a Civil War veteran accompanies his corpse through dangerous territory.
Where the Boys Are (1960) as Police captain
College coeds go looking for love during spring break in Fort Lauderdale.
The Alamo (1960) as Beekeeper
Davy Crockett and Jim Bowie join the fight for Texas'''' independence from Mexico.
The Sad Horse (1959) as Captain [Chris] Connors
From Hell to Texas (1958) as Amos Bradley
A kindly cowboy suddenly finds himself the object of a massive manhunt after he accidently kills the son of a powerful rancher.
Gun Glory (1957) as Preacher
A reformed gunslinger is rejected by everyone until he's needed to fight off outlaws.
Gun for a Coward (1957) as Loving
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.
Santiago (1956) as Capt. "Sidewheel" Jones
A hardened gun runner attempts to take a shipment to Cuba to assist with the rebellion against Spain.
Giant (1956) as Uncle Bawley
A Texas ranching family fights to survive changing times.
Kentucky Rifle (1955) as Tobias Taylor
A man escorts a wagon load of Kentucky rifles through Indian territory and must find a way to get through without losing the rifles to the Indians. Unfortunately the Indians know about it, and give the occupants an ultimatum: either the rifles or their lives.
Francis in the Navy (1955) as Voice of Francis
Timberjack (1955) as Steve Riika
Tim Shipman returns to his father's logging company only to find his father has been killed, money is owed, and Croft Brunner controls the railroad used to haul out the logs. But he learns the Government restriction on his valuable stand of timber has been lifted. Brunner wants that timber and tries to buy him out. Refusing to sell, Tim makes plans to somehow get the timber out.
Francis Joins the WACS (1954) as General [Ben] Kaye[/Voice of Francis]
On arrival at Fort Chase, ex-soldier Peter Stirling, recalled to active duty, is re-united with his old pal Francis the Talking Mule. Gradually, it dawns on Peter that a clerical error has assigned him to an all-female WAC base, where broad slapstick is the order of the day and Francis has more horse sense than any of the human officers. Too innocent to appreciate the pleasant aspects of his predicament, Peter ends by helping the "enemy" in a war-game battle of the sexes.
Ricochet Romance (1954) as Tom Williams
Hell's Outpost (1954) as Kevin Russel
City That Never Sleeps (1953) as Joe Chicago
Chicago cop Johnny Kelly, dissatisfied with his job and marriage, would like to run away with his stripper girlfriend Angel Face, but keeps getting cold feet. During one crowded night, Angel Face decides she's had enough vacillation, and crooked lawyer Biddel has an illegal mission for Johnny that could put him in a financial position to act. But other, conflicting schemes are also in progress...
Small Town Girl (1953) as Happy
A sheriff's daughter falls for a playboy arrested for speeding.
Tumbleweed (1953) as Sheriff Murchoree
Ride the Man Down (1953) as Ike Adams
Francis Covers the Big Town (1953) as Voice of Francis
The Man from the Alamo (1953) as John Gage
A survivor of the battle at the Alamo returns home to find his family has been killed by a bunch of thugs disguised as Mexican soldiers. He then grows intent on enacting revenge despite the lack of support for his cause.
Francis Goes to West Point (1952) as Voice of Francis
Peter Sterling (Donald O'Conner) is working at a government plant. His friend Francis (the talking mule) tells him the plant is going to be bombed. Peter passes the information to the plant manager. The bombers are caught and the plant is saved. Because of his help in saving the plant, Peter is sent to West Point. After his arrival, he finds out that Francis is there as one of the mascots. As usual, Peter gets himself in trouble by telling the commander that Francis can talk.
Bronco Buster (1952) as Dan Bream
Tom Moody is a champion rodeo rider who sees real potential in newcomer Bart Eaton. However, while Bart may have a knack for riding a bull, he's not much for loyalty, and he betrays his mentor by stealing his girlfriend, Judy Bream. Tom wallows in self-pity until the death of his buddy Dan Bream, a
Cattle Drive (1951) as Dallas
The son of a wealthy railroad owner gets lost in the middle of nowhere.
Francis Goes to the Races (1951) as Voice of Francis
Oh! Susanna (1951) as Sgt. Barhydt
The Sea Hornet (1951) as Swede
Francis (1950) as Francis' voice
A talking mule helps a hapless soldier uncover an enemy agent.
Rio Grande (1950) as Dr. Wilkins
A cavalry unit located on the Mexican border must control Indian uprisings.
Rock Island Trail (1950) as Hogger
Loumas, president of the Rock Island Trail company, tries to expand his rails into the Midwest but finds resistance of the steamship and stage-coach lines. The malicious Kirby Murrow tries everything to slow down Loumas' progress and doesn't even stop before sabotage. Only Constanze, daughter of banker Strong, believes in his success strong enough to support him financially.
High Lonesome (1950) as Boatwhistle
The Sundowners (1950) as Sam Beard
Stella (1950) as Chief Clark
Red Canyon (1949) as Brackton
Family Honeymoon (1949) as Fred
Grant Jordan, bachelor botany professor, marries Katie, a widow with three kids, despite the machinations of Grant's former girlfriend Minna. But on the wedding day, Aunt Jo, who was to babysit, breaks a leg; so the kids come along on the honeymoon. After misadventures en route, they make it to the Grand Canyon, only to find Minna there, still scheming.
Tulsa (1949) as Pinky Jimpson and narrator
A cattle owner''''s daughter risks everything to drill for oil.
Loaded Pistols (1949) as Sheriff Cramer
The only Gene Autry film where the leading lady, Barbara Britton, is equally billed above the title as the co-star, thereby knocking his horse Champion out of the honors, if one chooses to overlook the 1941 novelty from 20th Century-Fox that had Jane Withers and Gene Autry above the title in that order. This Autry entry has Larry Evans (Russell Arms), whose gun had been used to kill rancher Ed Norton (Stanley Blystone) in a poker game, escaping a lynching party headed by ranchers Dave Randall (Jack Holt) and Bill Otis (Fred Kohler, Jr.) Norton's friend Gene Autry (Gene Autry), investigating on his own, discovers that Larry's gun had been put in the poker pot with the chips, after Larry had lost all of his money, and anyone could have used it when the lights went out. He finds Larry and his sister Mary Evans (Barbara Britton) in a hideaway, and sends Mary back to town and hides Larry in the cabin of miner Jim Hedge (Clem Bevans). Finding out that Randall and Don Mason (Robert Shayne) have tried to buy the Evans ranch, Gene decides to take a look at it. Hedge shows up and says he can't figure out what could be on the ranch that would be worth committing murder for. The needle on Hedge's compass begins to spin madly but before Gene can question the miner, Sheriff Cramer (Chill Wills) arrives and arrests Larry. Gene persuades Cramer to gather all the players in the murder-game together to re-enact the crime, with Gene taking Norton's chair and with Larry's gun on the table. Gene tells the assembled players he knows who killed Norton and why, and the lights go out and a shot is fired at Gene. The latter, who didn't ride into town on a turnip truck, has filled Larry's gun with blanks and covered the handle with graphite.
That Wonderful Urge (1949) as Justice of the peace
An heiress gets back at the reporter who pretended to romance her to get a story.
The Saxon Charm (1948) as Capt. Chatham
Northwest Stampede (1948) as Mileaway
The Sainted Sisters (1948) as Will Twitchell
While hiding out in small-town Maine, two female con artists inadvertently become philanthropists.
Gallant Bess (1947) as C.P.O.
A soldier takes the Army horse that saved his life back to the farm.
High Barbaree (1947) as Lars
A downed pilot looks back on his life as he awaits rescue in the South Pacific.
Heartaches (1947) as Boagey Mann
The Yearling (1947) as Buck Forrester
A Florida boy's pet deer threatens the family farm.
Leave Her to Heaven (1946) as Leicke Thorne
A beautiful neurotic will stop at nothing to hold onto her husband's love.
The Harvey Girls (1946) as H. H. Hartsey
Straitlaced waitresses battle saloon girls to win the West for domesticity.
What Next, Corporal Hargrove? (1945) as Sergeant Cramp
A bumbling soldier and his scheming friend take France by storm.
See Here, Private Hargrove (1944) as First Sergeant Cramp
A green recruit has a series of madcap adventures in the Army.
Rationing (1944) as Bus driver
A small-town butcher has problems coping with meat rationing.
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944) as Mr. Neely
Young love and childish fears highlight a year in the life of a turn-of-the-century family.
Sunday Dinner for a Soldier (1944) as Mr. York
A poor family in Florida saves all the money they can in order to plan something special for the soldier they've invited to Sunday dinner. They don't realize that their request to invite the soldier never got mailed. On the day of the scheduled dinner, another soldier is brought to their home and love soon blossoms between him and Tessa, the young woman who runs the home.
Barbary Coast Gent (1944) as Sheriff Hightower
A bandit from the gold fields moves to San Francisco and tries to go straight.
I'll Be Seeing You (1944) as Swanson
A soldier meets a woman on Christmas furlough from prison and they fall in love.
Best Foot Forward (1943) as Chester Short
A movie star wreaks havoc when she accepts an invitation to a military academy dance.
Stand by for Action (1943) as Chief Boatswain's Mate Jenks
A Harvard graduate serving on a battleship is faced with the realities of war.
A Stranger in Town (1943) as Charles Craig
A Supreme Court justice on vacation takes on crooked small-town politicians.
Apache Trail (1942) as "Pike" Skelton
An outlaw and his brother are on opposite sides of a stagecoach robbery.
The Bugle Sounds (1942) as [Larry] Dillon
An old-time cavalry sergeant's resistance to change could cost him his post.
Tarzan's New York Adventure (1942) as Manchester Mountford
When a circus kidnaps Boy, Tarzan and Jane follow him to New York City.
The Omaha Trail (1942) as Henry [Hawkins]
The coming of the railroad to the West triggers an Indian war.
Her Cardboard Lover (1942) as Judge [Sam]
A flirt tries to make her fiance jealous by hiring a gigolo.
The Bad Man (1941) as "Red" Gidding
A Mexican outlaw reforms to help an old friend and a pair of young lovers.
Belle Starr (1941) as Blue Duck
A Southern belle turns outlaw when her family loses their land.
Western Union (1941) as Homer [Kettle]
An outlaw goes straight to work for the telegraph company, which puts him in conflict with his lawless brother.
Billy the Kid (1941) as Tom Patterson
A misunderstood youngster turns into one of the West''''s most notorious outlaws.
Honky Tonk (1941) as The sniper
A young girl falls for a western gambler.
Boom Town (1940) as Harmony Jones
Friends become rivals when they strike-it-rich in oil.
The Westerner (1940) as Southeast
A drifter accused of horse stealing faces off against the notorious Judge Roy Bean.
Wyoming (1940) as Mehitabel's brother, Lafe
Outlaw pals are tempted to go straight.
Sky Murder (1940) as Sheriff Beckwith
Detective Nick Carter tries to prove a beautiful immigrant innocent of murder.
Tugboat Annie Sails Again (1940) as Shiftless
A veteran lady captain fights off competition.
Allegheny Uprising (1939) as McCammon
Colonial settlers fight the corrupt British in the days before the American Revolution.
Racketeers of the Range (1939) as Whopper Hatch
Gangsters take up rustling in the wild West.
Timber Stampede (1939) as Whopper Hatch
Cattlemen fight corrupt railroad men out to destroy the forest.
Trouble in Sundown (1939) as Whopper
A man''''s friend searches for the real crooks when he''''s accused of robbery and murder.
Arizona Legion (1939) as Whooper Hatch
A federal agent infiltrates an outlaw band that's taken over a western town.
Sorority House (1939) as Mr. Johnson
A young girl begins to wonder if she really fits into the upper-class sorority she''''s trying to join.
Lawless Valley (1938) as Speedy McGow
After doing time for a crime he didn''''t commit, a cowboy tries to find the men who framed him.
Way Out West (1937) as Themselves
A pair of tenderfeet try to get the deed to a gold mine to its rightful owner.
Call of the Prairie (1936) as
Hoppy returns to find Johnny in trouble. Buck Peters has been shot by Porter who made it look like Johnny did it. When Johnny flees he runs into Linda. He takes a liking to her only to learn her father Shanghai is one of Porter's gang. Going after Shanghai, he gets captured by the gang and Porter now plans to kill him. But Hoppy is near by and Johnny will get unexpected help from Shanghai.

Music (feature film)

Hell's Outpost (1954) as Composer
Bronco Buster (1952) as Composer
Tom Moody is a champion rodeo rider who sees real potential in newcomer Bart Eaton. However, while Bart may have a knack for riding a bull, he's not much for loyalty, and he betrays his mentor by stealing his girlfriend, Judy Bream. Tom wallows in self-pity until the death of his buddy Dan Bream, a
High Lonesome (1950) as Composer
Leave Her to Heaven (1946) as Composer
A beautiful neurotic will stop at nothing to hold onto her husband's love.

Cast (special)

Stubby Pringle's Christmas (1978) as Janitor
Set in Montana in 1910, the story concerns one Stubby Pringle, a lonesome cowboy with a generous heart who brings some Christmas happiness to an impoverished homesteader, her sick husband, and two small children.
Stars and Stripes Show, The (1972)
A music and comedy celebration of the Fourth of July.
Stars and Stripes Show, The (1971)
An Independance Day celebration hosted by Bob Hope.

Cast (short)

The Immortal Blacksmith (1944)
This short film tells the true story of Vermont blacksmith and inventor Tom Davenport.
Mister Gardenia Jones (1942)
This short film presents the work of the United Service Organizations (USO) in providing recreational and morale-boosting services for American troops.
At Sea Ashore (1936)
In this comedic short, trouble ensues when Patsy Kelly is sent to pick up the niece of her boss who has just arrived in America.

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