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Cast (feature film)

What Ever Happened to Aunt Alice? (1969) as Mourner
A woman signs on as housekeeper in the home where her friend disappeared.
Good Times (1967) as Old timer
Singers Sonny and Cher try to find the perfect script for their movie debut.
The Chase (1966) as
A convict's escape ignites passions in his hometown.
Apache Rifles (1964) as Thompson
The Louisiana Hussy (1960) as Cab
A woman who appears to be ill shows up in a small town and is taken in by the residents. She winds up pitting a pair of brothers against each other, having an affair with one on the day of his marriage and trying to seduce the other one as well.
The Legend of Tom Dooley (1959) as Sheriff Joe Dobbs
Michael Landon, Jo Morrow, Jack Hogan, Richard Rust, Dee Pollock, Ken Lynch, Ralph Moody. Unaware that the Civil War is over, a trio of Confederate soldiers rob a Union stagecoach, killing two men, and bringing about their own downfall. Ted Post (HANG ''EM HIGH) directs this fatalistic western which features The Kingston Trio performing the popular theme song over the title credits.
The Bonnie Parker Story (1958) as Old man
In the 1930s, amoral blonde tommy-gun girl Bonnie Parker cut a swath of bodies across the South-West. Starting out on gas stations and bars with side-kick Guy Darrow she graduated to bank hold-ups with Darrow's brother and, after bloodily springing him, her jailed husband. But there was never any doubt who was in charge.
War of the Colossal Beast (1958) as Medical corps officer
A mysterious series of food truck robberies makes government officials doubt that the 60-foot tall Colossal Man is dead. He is discovered in a desolate mountain range in Mexico, insane and horribly disfigured. The military drugs him and transports him back to America where he promptly escapes and wreaks havoc on a city.
The Spider (1958) as Jake
When a man doesn¿t come home one night his daughter and her boyfriend go out searching and encounter a giant spider in a cave near the man¿s wrecked car. Coming back with the Sheriff, the spider is seemingly killed by DDT spraying, and the body then hauled for storage in the high school gymnasium. However, a loud dose of rock music by a teenage garage band revives the arachnid and sends it rampaging through the town.
A Day of Fury (1956) as Mayor Alston
Cha-Cha-Cha Boom! (1956) as Harry Teasdale
A talent scout tricks a legendary Latin music star into recording for his label.
Stranger at My Door (1956) as Doc Parks
Notorious outlaw Clay Anderson and gang rob the town bank and flee in separate directions. Riding hard, Clay's horse goes lame and he is forced to pull-up at a nearby farm. He soon discovers that the place belongs to local preacher Hollis Jarret, his new wife, and a son from a previous marriage. Clay, posing as a weary traveler, tries to insinuate himself into a secure hideout, but the reverend isn't fooled. He agrees to allow Clay to remain at the farm for a few days, but his motive isn't the preservation of his family's safety. Hollis reasons that, with time, patience and a lot of faith, he can convince the outlaw to turn over a new leaf. But Clay's criminal tendencies may run deeper than the preacher had imagined...
Seminole Uprising (1955) as Col. Hannah
George Montgomery, Karin Booth, William Faucett, Steve Ritch, Ed Hinton. Army lieutenant George Montgomery is assigned to retrieve a tribe of Seminole Indians who fled their Florida reservation and headed for Texas in 1855.
The Gun That Won the West (1955) as Gen. John Pope
A cavalry attempts to establish a chain of forts in the Sioux Indian territory while simultaneously avoiding a war.
Headline Hunters (1955) as Harry Bradley
One Desire (1955) as Judge Congin
Circa 1900, runaway boy Nugget arrives in an Oklahoma boom town to find his brother...who's a dealer in the casino section of a palatial bawdy house, and lover of the madam, Tacey Cromwell. Together, Nugget, Clint, and Tacey seek respectability in a Colorado mining town. Clint finds work at the town's new bank, while Tacey adopts another orphan, Seely. But Clint is pursued by banker's daughter Judith Watrous, who's seemingly sweet but takes ruthless steps to eliminate competition. Result for Tacey: heartbreak, renunciation, and tears a-plenty.
Six Bridges to Cross (1955) as Judge
Youth gang leader Jerry Florea is shot fleeing from a crime scene by rookie cop Ed Gallagher. Result: "he'll never have children of his own." Ed and Jerry develop a mutually beneficial friendship: Jerry gets the benefit of the doubt, Ed gets information that brings him rapid promotion. As years and jail terms go by, Ed's friendship with this likable rogue becomes strained, as hope for his reform dwindles. Can Jerry redeem himself in the end?
To Hell and Back (1955) as Mr. Huston
Film star Audie Murphy plays himself in this tale of how he became World War II''''s most decorated U.S. soldier.
Cell 2455, Death Row (1955) as Judge
A Death Row inmate uses his prison law studies to fight for his life.
Tennessee Champ (1954) as Mr. Robinson
A boxer reforms his crooked manager.
Sign of the Pagan (1954) as Monk
Roman centurion Marcian is captured by Attila the Hun en route to Constantinople, but escapes. On arrival, he finds the eastern Roman emperor Theodosius plotting with Attila to look the other way while the latter marches against Rome. But Marcian gains the favor of Pulcheria, lovely sister of Theodosius, who favors a united Empire. As Attila marches, things look bleak for the weakened imperial forces. But the conqueror has an awe of the power of the Christians' God...
Drive a Crooked Road (1954) as
A mechanic gets caught up with the mob when he falls for a gangster's girlfriend.
The Long, Long Trailer (1954) as Uncle Bill
Life on the road isn''''t what it''''s cracked up to be when a honeymooning couple invests in an oversized motor home.
The Glass Web (1953) as Weaver
The ice-cold diva Paula ruthlessly exploits the guys she dates. While blackmailing the married Don with a recent one-night-stand, she has a secret affair with Henry, who works as researcher for the weekly authentic TV show "Crime of the Week", which Don writes for. When Henry fails to help her to a role, she insults him deadly... and ends up dead herself. Now Don desperately tries to hide his traces, but Henry sabotages his efforts and suggests he write the unsolved murder case for next week's show...
Last of the Pony Riders (1953) as Clyde Vesey
Ex-Pony Express rider Autry ties to protect his US mail franchise as the Pony Express gives way to stage coach mail and the telegraph. Gene's last film appearance as a singing cowboy.

Cast (special)

Hard Case (1960)
The story focuses on the relationship between two brothers who also happen to be law enforcers: Walt Devlin, a sheriff who believes that the end does not justify the means; and Bill, who uses unorthodox methods to maintain the peace. In the pilot episode, Bill faces the wrath of a notorious outlaw

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