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Jimmy Conlin

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Also Known As: Died: May 7, 1962
Born: October 14, 1884 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Camden, New Jersey, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Anatomy of a Murder (1959) as Madigan
A small-town lawyer gets the case of a lifetime when a military man avenges an attack on his wife.
The 30-Foot Bride of Candy Rock (1959) as Magruder
A scatterbrained inventor accidentally turns his girlfriend into a giant.
The Seven Little Foys (1955) as Theater doorman
The famed vaudevillian puts his children in the act to keep the family together when his wife dies.
It Happens Every Thursday (1953) as Matthew
New York reporter Bob MacAvoy is persuaded by pregnant wife Jane to buy a broken-down weekly newspaper in Eden, California. They have humorous problems with small town mores and eccentric citizens. But their schemes to increase circulation get them in over their heads.
The Jazz Singer (1953) as Mr. Demming
A cantor's son goes against family tradition to become a popular singer.
On Dangerous Ground (1952) as Doc Hyman
A tough cop sent to help in a mountain manhunt falls for the quarry's blind sister.
Operation Haylift (1950) as Ed North
The Great Rupert (1950) as Joe Mahoney
A squirrel becomes the guardian angel for an impoverished family.
Sideshow (1950) as Johnny
Prejudice (1949) as Young Joe
Knock on Any Door (1949) as Kid Fingers
A crusading lawyer fights to save a juvenile delinquent charged with murder.
The Inspector General (1949) as Sentry
A perpetual student is mistaken for a government official in a small Eastern European village.
Tulsa (1949) as Homer Triplette
A cattle owner''''s daughter risks everything to drill for oil.
Hazard (1948) as Mr. Tilson
Smart Woman (1948) as Miller
A crusading DA falls for a defense attorney with a criminal past.
Mourning Becomes Electra (1947) as Abner Small
Repressed passions and shameful secrets destroy a New England family.
The Hucksters (1947) as Blake
A war veteran fights for honesty in the advertising game.
The Trouble with Women (1947) as Mr. Pooler
Seven Keys to Baldpate (1947) as Pete, the hermit
A mystery writer runs into the real thing when he holes up at a deserted inn.
It's a Joke, Son! (1947) as Senator Leeds
The first Eagle-Lion film stars Kenny Delmar as Senator Beauregard Claghorn, his "Allen's Alley" resident-character heard on Fred Allen's radio program. Claghorn was a blustery, one-man-Chamber-of-Commerce for all things Southern, who had no tolerence for anything north of the Mason-Dixon line, although he made allowances for South Philly. The character inspired the creation of one of the most popular of the Warners' cartoon characters, Foghorn Leghorn, who re-worked most of the originals material and style. The title of this movie is a stock line- "it's a joke, son"---he would feed a befuddled Fred Allen each week. In the film, Claghorn gets into some financial difficulties and is forced by a machine-political gang to enter a race for state senator against his wife (Una Merkel) who appears to have a good chance to beat the political hack backed by the machine. Claghorn is in to siphon votes and ensure his wife's opponent will win and is expected to run a campaign that will defeat himself and his wife. But, he runs to win and the machine's henchies abduct him.
The Sin of Harold Diddlebock (1947) as Wormy
When he loses his job, a middle-aged bookkeeper goes out on the town.
Dick Tracy's Dilemma (1947) as Sightless
Dick Tracy takes on "The Claw" in this crime thriller
Cross My Heart (1947) as Jury foreman
Two Sisters from Boston (1946) as Grandpa Chandler
Two girls with Broadway aspirations find work in a Bowery saloon.
Whistle Stop (1946) as Barber
Blue Skies (1946) as Jeffry, valet
Vaudeville partners spend years vying for the same beautiful woman.
Rolling Home (1946) as Grandpa Crawford
Old time rodeo performer Raymond Hatton and his grandson, (Buzz Henry as Robert Dee 'Buzzy" Henry) arrive in a small town with an injured horse, and local minister Russell Hayden tends the horse's injured leg. Jean Parker, a wealthy but selfish young widow, lives in the town. The church is in debt but the minister's financial problems are eventually solved by the horse winning a surrey race, and the widow whose attitude has been softned by Hatton, Henry and Hayden. This was the first film Harry Carey Jr appeared in as an adult, and was brought about when the just-discharged-from-the-Navy Carey ran into producer William Berke on an Hollywood street corner. Berke, who had produced six sound westerns in the mid-30's starring the elder Carey, offered Carey Jr. a bit in this film. The first film Harry Carey Jr appeared in was in 1921, as an infant in one of his father's silent westerns. Even with a 25-year-gap between his "first" and second film, Carey's 80 years of work in films may be the longevity record.
Don Juan Quilligan (1945) as Marriage license bureau clerk
Honeymoon Ahead (1945) as Grant
It's a Pleasure! (1945) as Messenger
A disgraced hockey player takes up figure skating and falls for the show''''s star.
The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945) as Piano player
A man remains young and handsome while his portrait shows the ravages of age and sin.
An Angel Comes to Brooklyn (1945) as Cornelius Terwillinger
G. I. Honeymoon (1945) as Telegram messenger
Bring on the Girls (1945) as Justice of the peace
Penthouse Rhythm (1945) as Justice of the peace
Fallen Angel (1945) as Hotel clerk
A man is accused of killing a waitress he had tried to seduce with his wife''''s money.
It Happened Tomorrow (1944) as Man at boardinghouse
A newspaper editor writes headlines that predict the future.
The Great Moment (1944) as Mr. Burnett
A 19th-century dentist sets out to find a painless method for pulling teeth in this true story.
Man from Frisco (1944) as Mayor's secretary
Matt Braddock (a fictional version of real-life Henry Kaiser) is an engineer with revolutionary ideas for shipbuilding. When he tries to set up yards for prefabricating ships on the West Coast, he runs up against a rival builder, Joel Kennedy. Kennedy's son Russ idolizes Matt, but Russ's sister Diana thinks Matt is a hopeless idealist who could ruin her father.
Hail the Conquering Hero (1944) as Judge Dennis
A group of veterans help a small-town fraud convince his family he was a war hero.
Army Wives (1944) as Stan
The Town Went Wild (1944) as Justice of the peace
Gambler's Choice (1944) as Nicky
Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (1944) as Little thief
Ali Baba, son of the Kalif of Bagdad is brought up by the 40 Thieves after his father is killed by the soldiers of Hugalu Khan, who received the necessary information by traitor Cassim. Ali becomes the leader of the thieves and they are fighting for the freedom of his land. Per chance Ali captures the fiancée of Hugalu Khan, who turns out to be his girl friend Amara. After a few misunderstandings Ali uses her wedding day with Hugalu Khan as the day for the liberation of Bagdad.
The Miracle of Morgan's Creek (1944) as The mayor
During World War II, a 4F tries to help the woman he loves cover up a surprise pregnancy.
Summer Storm (1944) as Passerby
In this filmed Chekhov adaptation, Darnell plays the alluring peasant woman who lures cynical aristocrat Sanders away from his milquetoast fiancee, with tragic consequences.
And the Angels Sing (1944) as Messenger florist
The singing/dancing Angel sisters, Nancy (Dorothy Lamour), Bobby (Betty Hutton), Josie (Diana Lynn) and Patti (Mimi Chandler), aren't interested in performing together, and this plays havoc with the plans of Pop Angel (Raymond Walburn) to buy a soy bean farm. They do accept an offer of ten dollars to sing at a dubious night club on the edge of town where a band led by Happy Marshall (Fred MacMurray) is playing. Bobby takes the ten dollars and runs it up to $190 at the dice table. Happy hits on Nancy but she rebuffs him. He doesn't have the money to pay his band and borrows the gambling winnings from Bobby on the pretext that he will give her a job with his band. Bobby discovers the next day that Happy has hastily departed for New York. The girls follow to a night club where he is working and, after an audition, the manager is willing to give Happy a contract if the girls will sing with his band.
Lost in a Harem (1944) as Arab follower
Two entertainers touring the Middle East are kidnapped by an evil sultan.
Petticoat Larceny (1943) as Jitters
A radio actress researches a role by mixing with gangsters.
Old Acquaintance (1943) as Photographer
Two writers, friends since childhood, fight over their books and lives.
Hitler's Madman (1943) as Dvorak
The Nazis take revenge on a Czech village after one of their most sadistic commanders is assassinated there.
Slightly Dangerous (1943) as Bartender
A small-town girl changes her identity to make it in New York, leaving her boyfriend a suspect in her "disappearance."
Swing Shift Maisie (1943) as Man at meeting
A brassy showgirl signs on to help the war effort as a factory worker.
Taxi, Mister (1943) as Objector
A taxi driver's love for a gangster's moll could ruin the company he runs with a friend.
This Is the Army (1943) as Doorman
A song-and-dance man's son stages a big show starring World War II soldiers.
Dixie (1943) as Publisher
A young songwriter leaves his Kentucky home to try to make it in New Orleans. Eventually he winds up in New York, where he sells his songs to a music publisher, but refuses to sell his most treasured composition: "Dixie." The film is based on the life of Daniel Decatur Emmett, who wrote the classic song "Dixie."
Jitterbugs (1943) as Barker
The two-man Laurel and Hardy Zoot Suit Band find themselves fronting a scam for "gasolene pills" in wartime oil-short America. They are however soon on the side of the angels helping recover $10,000 for an attractive young lady whose family have themselves been swindled.
The Forest Rangers (1942) as Mr. Hansen
Ranger Don Stuart fights a forest fire with timber boss friend Tana 'Butch' Mason, and finds evidence of arson. He suspects Twig Dawson but can't prove it. Butch loves Don but he, poor fool, won't notice her as a woman; instead he meets socialite Celia in town and elopes with her. The action plot (Don's pursuit of the fire starter) parallels Tana's comic efforts to scare tenderfoot Celia back to the city.
Ice-Capades Revue (1942) as Biddle
Sullivan's Travels (1942) as Trusty
A filmmaker masquerades as a hobo to get in touch with the little people.
The Man in the Trunk (1942) as Mr. Briefcase
Woman of the Year (1942) as Abbott
Opposites distract when a sophisticated political columnist falls for a sportswriter.
Madame Spy (1942) as Winston
Are Husbands Necessary? (1942) as Piano mover
The Lady Is Willing (1942) as Bum
A Broadway star has to find a husband so she can adopt an abandoned child.
Broadway (1942) as Newsman
Obliging Young Lady (1942) as McIntrye
A lawyer''''s secretary tries to protect a controversial client from prying eyes at an over-crowded hotel.
The Remarkable Andrew (1942) as Private Henry Bartholomew Smith
When Andrew Long, hyper-efficient small town accountant, finds a $1240 discrepancy in the city budget, his superiors try to explain it away. When he insists on pursuing the matter, he's in danger of being blamed himself. In his trouble, the spirit of Andrew Jackson, whom he idolizes, visits him, and in turn, summons much high-powered talent from American history...which only Andrew can see. Can he get out of trouble before too many people think he's crazy?
Call Out the Marines (1942) as Little man
Two old Marine Corps pals re-enlist and end up fighting over the same woman.
The Palm Beach Story (1942) as Mr. Asweld
To finance her husband's career, a married woman courts an eccentric millionaire.
The Gay Falcon (1941) as Bartender
A society sleuth tries to break up an insurance scam.
Footlight Fever (1941) as First workman
Two producers will stop at nothing to raise money for their big show.
The Lady Eve (1941) as Steward
A lady cardsharp tries to con an eccentric scientist only to fall for him.
Unexpected Uncle (1941) as Landlord
A bored retiree decides to play matchmaker.
Hurry, Charlie, Hurry (1941) as Murphy
A small-town banker and his wife quarrel over their daughter''''s love life.
Out of the Fog (1941) as Kibitzer
A racketeer terrorizes a small fishing community until he falls in love with a fisherman's daughter.
New York Town (1941) as Burt the newsman
Ridin' on a Rainbow (1941) as Frisco
When the showboat hits town, two men use the parade as a distraction to rob the bank. Their accomplice is Pop, the clown from the showboat. He leaves the money on the boat and tells his daughter Patsy to bring it to him at a later stop on the river. When Patsy arrives without the money, both her and her father are made prisoners. So she sends her trained dog back to the showboat for help.
A Shot in the Dark (1941) as Hotel clerk
A reporter and a police detective sort through the clues in a night-club owner''''s murder.
Look Who's Laughing (1941) as Mop salesman
A radio star plans to build an airplane plant in a sleepy small town.
Let's Make Music (1941) as Piano player
A spinster schoolteacher becomes a national sensation when she writes a big-band hit.
Edison, the Man (1940) as Waiter
Thomas Edison fights to turn his dreams into reality.
Calling Philo Vance (1940) as Dr. Doremus
Society sleuth Philo Vance tangles with foreign agents when he investigates the murder of an aircraft manufacturer.
Honeymoon Deferred (1940) as First detective
Second Chorus (1940) as Mr. Dunn
Two composers vie for their lady manager's heart as they head for Broadway.
So You Won't Talk (1940) as Stagehand
Third Finger, Left Hand (1940) as Ernest
A man-shy fashion editor pretends to be married until a suitor claims to be her husband.
Christmas in July (1940) as Thin sour gentleman
An unemployed dreamer thinks he's won a big radio contest.
The Great McGinty (1940) as The lookout
A hobo rises to town mayor when he hooks up with a crooked political boss.
Angels over Broadway (1940) as Man at news stand
A playwright persuades a con artist to help an embezzler go straight.
The Way of All Flesh (1940) as Second hobo
Two Girls on Broadway (1940) as Poem vendor
A sister act splits up over love.
Torchy Runs for Mayor (1939) as Coroner
After digging up the dirt on local politicians, a newswoman decides to run for office.
$1,000 a Touchdown (1939) as Sheriff
Naughty but Nice (1939) as Pedestrian
A college professor turns songwriter and falls for his lyricist.
Nancy Drew... Reporter (1939) as Man-Tribune "Morgue"
A teen-aged sleuth sets out to prove a young girl innocent of murder charges.
No Place to Go (1939) as Rivers
An aging man clashes with his social-climbing daughter-in-law.
The Amazing Mr. Williams (1939) as Master of ceremonies
The mayor's secretary competes with her homicide detective fiancé's devotion to his job.
Smashing the Rackets (1938) as Witness
Pushed into a do-nothing job, an FBI man finds his own way of going after the mob.
Sweethearts (1938) as Stage hand
Bickering husband-and-wife stage stars are manipulated into a break-up for publicity purposes.
Prison Farm (1938) as Dave, the clerk
Cocoanut Grove (1938) as Hotel proprietor
Over the Wall (1938) as Jerry's handler
A prison chaplain tries to help a man framed for murder prove his innocence.
Broadway Musketeers (1938) as Skinner
Three childhood friends get mixed up with gangsters.
Crashing Hollywood (1938) as Crisby
A true to life gangster movie stirs up an all out mob assault on Hollywood.
The Shining Hour (1938) as Man on plane
A nightclub dancer marries into society and has to contend with her jealous sister-in-law.
Blondes at Work (1938) as Coroner
Even a jail term for contempt can't keep reporter Torchy Blane from investigating the case of a murdered department store owner.
The Big Broadcast of 1938 (1938) as Reporter
A radio announcer tries to juggle musical acts and his ex-wives while broadcasting from an ocean liner.
Torchy Blane in Panama (1938) as Botkin
An ambitious newspaper woman traces bank robbers to an ocean liner.
Comet over Broadway (1938) as Comic
A stage star's rampant ambition leads to murder.
Living on Love (1937) as Man selling monkey
A man and woman working different shifts share the same apartment without realizing it.
Find the Witness (1937) as Swifty Mullins
A reporter investigates a series of murders related to a magician''''s escape act.
The Man Who Found Himself (1937) as "Nosey" Watson
A determined nurse puts a cocky surgeon back on track.
Torchy Blane, the Adventurous Blonde (1937) as Dr. Bolger
Reporter Torchy Blane walks out on her own wedding to solve the case of a murdered actor.
Mannequin (1937) as Elevator operator
A small-time crook's wife falls for a shipping magnate.
Captains Courageous (1937) as Martin
A spoiled rich boy is lost at sea and rescued by a fishing boat, where hard work and responsibility help him become a man.
The Accusing Finger (1936) as Bill poster
An attorney is responsible for sending an innocent man to jail for a murder he did not commit. He soon gets a taste of his own medicine when his wife is murdered and no one will believe him when he claims he didn't do it.
And Sudden Death (1936) as Mr. Tweets
An heiress with a penchant for speeding runs afoul of a traffic cop. Romance develops between the two, but it's soon complicated when he believes she is responsible for killing someone due to reckless driving.
Rose Bowl (1936) as Browning Hills
Arizona Mahoney (1936) as Man in hay bill gag
When Sue Bixby becomes his new boss, stagecoach robber Talbot reforms and goes after her rustled cattle. When he and his men are outnumbered fighting Lloyd's gang, Randall rides to get circus man Mahoney and his man shooting cannon.
Rose-Marie (1936) as Joe
An opera singer goes undercover in the Canadian wilderness to hunt for her criminal brother.
The Bride Comes Home (1936) as Len Noble
Handy Andy (1934) as Henry
A druggist lets his socially ambitious wife convince him to pursue the high life.
She Learned About Sailors (1934) as Irate neighbor
Shanghai nightclub singer Jean falls in love to a sailor, but after his ship left Shangahai, he is of the oppinion that he cannot support her in the States, so he writes her in a letter, that he will not see her again, but two practical jokers intercept it and write another with an opposite content. Jean comes to the states, but her sailor doesn't aknowledge her, but the two don't give up trying to bring Jean and sailor back together.
City Limits (1934) as Nap
Cross Country Cruise (1934) as Sid
365 Nights in Hollywood (1934) as Mr. Beeper
Down-on-his-luck film director Jimmie Dale takes a job at a fly-by-night acting school. He is drawn into the plans of the school's owner to bilk a wealthy young man out of the funds he has supplied to shoot a movie starring pretty student Alice Perkins. But Jimmie hopes to bilk the bilkers by actually completing the movie as ostensibly planned.
College Humor (1933) as Dr. Mandel
College football players struggle with alcoholism, relationships and a singing drama teacher.
Footlight Parade (1933) as Uncle
A producer fights labor problems, financiers and his greedy ex-wife to put on a show.

Cast (short)

Conlin and Glass in 'Sharps and Flats' (1928)
A woman''''s attempts to sing are confounded by an inept accompanist.

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