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Cast (feature film)

Dead in the Water (1991) as Lodge Manager
A small-town lawyer conspires with his secretary to murder his shrewish wife for her vast fortune. The plan backfires when the secretary is killed in New York and the lawyer becomes a suspect in the wrong murder.
Fun in Acapulco (1963) as Mr. Harkins
A trapeze artist tries to use love to conquer his fear of heights.
All in a Night's Work (1961) as Colonel Ryder
Colonel Ryder, the publisher of a magazine, dies while on vacation. Tony, his swinging nephew, inherits the magazine and takes over. Presently, the magazine is planning to expand and to do so they need some capital. Tony's trying to arrange a loan through his friend. He is then informed by the hotel detective of the hotel that his uncle died in, that on the night of his death, a woman, wearing only a towel, came out of his room, and ran away before the detective could catch up with her. They suspect that the Colonel was "with" her on the night he died, cause he was smiling when he died. Tony and two of his uncle's confidants are worried that not only if the bank hears of this they will not get the loan but the magazine wholesome image could be tarnished. So they ask the detective to stay around so he could identify her. What they don't know is that the woman is Katie Robbins, one of the magazine's researchers and that she entered the room by "accident". When the detective identifies her and after having a few misconceived conversations with her, they suspect that she is trying to extort them, and she thinks that Tony's a nut.
I Passed for White (1960) as Minister
King Creole (1958) as Mr. Furst
A singer with a criminal past gets drawn back into the mob.
Too Much, Too Soon (1958) as Guest at Michael's
The daughter of an iconic actor reunites with her father after a ten year estrangement.
The Night the World Exploded (1957) as General Bartes
A seismologist discovers a new element that could destroy the world.
The 27th Day (1957) as Army general
Aliens give five people from different nations the power to destroy their enemies.
Shake, Rattle & Rock! (1956) as Bill Bentley, TV station manager
A group of concerned adults try to ban rock and roll music in their town because they think that the music promotes juvenile delinquency. It's now up to a disc jockey and a hipster to defend the music in a televised trial. The movie also features several rock and roll performances, most notably from Fats Domino.
Beyond a Reasonable Doubt (1956) as Governor
A novelist frames himself for murder to prove the fallibility of circumstantial evidence.
Cha-Cha-Cha Boom! (1956) as George Evans
A talent scout tricks a legendary Latin music star into recording for his label.
The Ten Commandments (1956) as Councillor
To escape the edict of Egypt's Pharoah, Rameses I, condemning all first-born Hebrew males, the infant Moses is set adrift on the Nile in a reed basket. Saved by the pharaoh's daughter Bithiah, he is adopted by her and brought up in the court of her brother, Pharaoh Seti. Moses gains Seti's favor and the love of the throne princess Nefertiri, as well as the hatred of Seti's son, Rameses. When his Hebrew heritage is revealed, Moses is cast out of Egypt, and makes his way across the desert where he marries, has a son and is commanded by God to return to Egypt to free the Hebrews from slavery. In Egypt Moses's fiercest enemy proves to be not Rameses, but someone near to him who can 'harden his heart'.
The Birds and the Bees (1956) as Father
These Wilder Years (1956) as Board of directors member
A wealthy businessman sets out to find his long-lost illegitimate son.
The Rawhide Years (1956) as Colonel Swope
Ben Matthews gives up the flashy life of a riverboat gambler, hoping to settle down in Galena with his girlfriend, luscious entertainer Zoe. But Galena's leading citizen is murdered on the boat; Ben, on arrival, finds a lynch mob after his neck, and flees. Three years of wandering later, Zoe's letters stop coming and Ben returns to find her and attempt the hopeless task of clearing himself.
Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956) as Dr. Alberts
Space invaders attack Washington D.C.
Artists and Models (1956) as General Traymor
A struggling artist uses his roommate''''s dreams to create a hit comic book.
The Rack (1956) as General
A Korean War veteran is accused of cracking under enemy torture.
Illegal (1955) as Judge
A DA falls apart when his machinations send an innocent man to the chair.
Untamed (1955) as Sir George Gray
When the great potato famine hits Ireland, the diaspora begins as thousands emigrate. Among those leaving the Emerald Isle is Katie O'Neill and her husband, who decide that the promised land is South Africa and make their way there. Once there, they discover the hardships that are the reality of the homesteader experience. To complicate matters, Katie meets up with the love of her life, Paul van Riebeck. Will there be betrayal on the veldt?
New York Confidential (1955) as Judge Kincaid
Story follows the rise and subsequent fall of the notorious head of a New York crime family, who decides to testify against his pals in order to avoid being killed by his fellow cohorts.
Interrupted Melody (1955) as Director of Metropolitan
True story of Australian opera singer Marjorie Lawrence and her battle against polio.
A Man Called Peter (1955) as President of Senate
A Scottish boy follows his faith to a bright career preaching in Washington, DC.
Trial (1955) as Lawyer
A Mexican boy accused of rape and murder becomes a pawn for Communists and red-baiters.
Headline Hunters (1955) as <I>Tribune</I> editor
Creature with the Atom Brain (1955) as Chief Camden
A gangster enlists a mad Nazi scientist to create an army of atomic zombies.
Cannibal Attack (1954) as Commissioner
Johnny Weissmuller, acting under his own name, fights enemy agents who are trying to steal cobalt while disguised as crocodiles.
Battle of Rogue River (1954) as Matt Parish
A U.S. agent is caught between Oregon settlers and the Indians.
The Black Shield of Falworth (1954) as Archbishop
Technicolor & tights. In the days of King Henry IV, stalwart young Myles and his sister Meg have been raised as peasants, without any knowledge of who their father really was. But one day they journey to Macworth castle. There Myles falls in love with the Mackworth's daughter Anne, makes friends and enemies, and learns to be a knight so that, through the planning of Mackworth and his friend, Prince Hal, Myles can regain his true birthright from the evil Albon, and bear the black shield of Falworth.
Sea of Lost Ships (1954) as Watch officer
Silver Lode (1954) as Townsman
Dan Ballard, a respected citizen in the western town of Silver Lode, has his wedding interrupted by four men led by Ned McCarthy, an old acquaintance who, as a US Marshal, arrests Ballard for the murder of his brother and the theft of $20,000. Ballard seeks to stall McCarthy while tracking down evidence that will prove his innocence: but the townspeople's loyalty to him gradually begins to waver under McCarthy's accusations.
Demetrius and the Gladiators (1954) as Cassius Chaerea
A Greek slave who keeps Christ's robe after the crucifixion is sentenced to be one Caligula's gladiators.
The Stooge (1953) as Sutherland
A failed singer takes on a comedian to create a team act.
The Vanquished (1953) as Inspector Gen. Hildebrandt
A Southern States official returns home after the Civil War and has to see that in his village the law is in the hands of a few scrupoulos people.
Bandits of Corsica (1953) as Duke of Cassini
Richard Greene, Paula Raymond, Raymond Burr, Dona Drake, Lee Van Cleef, Frank Puglia, Nestor Paiva, Michael Ansara. Mario and Carlos, twin brothers separated at birth, are reunited after many years and make a pact to overthrow the evil ruler of their Corsica homeland. Complications arise when Carlos falls in love with Mario''s wife and lies and deceit split the brothers apart
Fort Algiers (1953) as General Rousseau
Sangaree (1953) as Judge Armstrong
Originally released in 3-D, the film covers the post-Revolutionary War of Dr.Carlos Morales (Fernando Lamas), the son of an indentured servant, who has been raised and educated by General Darby (lester Mathews), and made legal executor of the Georgia estate when Darby dies. He is opposed by Nancy Darby (Arlene Dahl)who tries to break the will and also her father's desire to set up a group of free medical clinics for the poor to be overseen by Carlos. The true culprits behind her opposition are her fiance, Harvey Bristol (John Sutton) and his father, Dr. Bristol (Francis L. Sullivan), who are in reality preying on the Darby holdings. A plague that hits Savannah is thrown in the mix.
A Perilous Journey (1953) as Minister
Young Man With Ideas (1952) as Mr. Jankin
A country lawyer moves his family to Los Angeles.
Desperadoes' Outpost (1952) as Maj. Seeley
Jumping Jacks (1952) as Gen. Bond
Hap Smith, nightclub entertainer, has a new act since his former partner Chick Allen joined the army: with lovely new partner Betsy Carter, Hap plays a clownish parody of a soldier. Meanwhile, Chick is organizing a soldier show at Fort Benning and finds he needs his old partner's help. To get onto the base, Hap impersonates a hapless real soldier, Dogface Dolan; but circumstances force them to prolong the masquerade, creating an increasingly tangled Army-sized snafu.
Singin' in the Rain (1952) as
A silent-screen swashbuckler finds love while trying to adjust to the coming of sound.
Thunderbirds (1952) as Mr. Watson
Indian Uprising (1952) as Secretary of War
It's 1885 in Arizona and an Army Captain has dispersed his troops to keep the whites off of Government land thereby keeping the peace with the Apaches. But there are those in Tucson that want the miners back looking for gold and they put pressure on officials in Washington. Soon a new commander arrives, the troops are recalled, and the miners go after gold. Whites then kill a miner with an arrow so they can attack the Indians hoping the troops wipe them out when they retaliate.
Carson City (1952) as Dave Fairchild
When the local stagecoach is raided by bandits, a western banker sinks all of his capital into a railway line.
Bugles in the Afternoon (1952) as Gen. Terry
Old enemies stationed together at an Army post vie for the same woman.
The Kid from Amarillo (1951) as Jason Summerville
A treasury agent investigates smugglers operating along the Mexican border.
The Magnificent Yankee (1951) as Chief Justice Fuller
True story of the lifelong love affair between Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes and his wife.
Journey into Light (1951) as Biship Logan
The Desert Fox (1951) as Gen. Schultz
Following his work with the Afrika Korps, Field Marshall Rommell joins in a plot to assassinate Hitler.
The Last Outpost (1951) as Chief Grey Cloud, previously known as Maj. Gen. Harrison Page
Brothers on opposite sides of the Civil War join forces to fight off marauding Indians.
Stage to Tucson (1951) as John Butterfield
(Wes ''51). Rod Cameron, Wayne Morris, Kay Buckley, Roy Roberts, Carl Benton Reid, Douglas Fowley. Two Union agents are sent to investigate charges that the Confederates are stealing Arizona stagecoaches and smuggling them into Atlanta in an effort to break the Federal''s western supply line.
Here Comes the Groom (1951) as Mayor
A foreign correspondent woos his former fiancee so he can maintain custody of some orphans he''''s adopted.
Strictly Dishonorable (1951) as Mr. Delwyn
An opera star risks disaster when he marries a lovesick fan.
Santa Fe (1951) as Stevenson
Four brothers end up on opposite sides of a shootout.
The Great Caruso (1951) as Finch
The legendary opera singer fights to win his place in society.
Fighting Coast Guard (1951) as Waiter
September Affair (1951) as Charles Morrison
An industrialist (Joseph Cotton) and a pianist (Joan Fontaine) meet on a trip and fall in love. Through a quirk of fate, they are reported dead in a crash though they weren't on the plane. This gives them the opportunity to live together free from their previous lives. Unfortunately, this artificial arrangement leads to greater and greater stress. Eventually the situation collapses when they come to pursue their original, individual interests without choosing a common path.
The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) as Major general
An alien demands that Earth''''s leaders choose between peace and destruction.
The Flying Missile (1951) as Chief of Naval operations
Samson and Delilah (1950) as Manoah
Epic re-telling of the story of the Biblical strongman laid low by love.
Love That Brute (1950) as Governor Logan
In 1928, Big Ed Hanley (Paul Douglas), boss of a gang of Chicago racketeers, has money and power, but he is bored. Watching some kids play in the park, he sees Ruth Manning (Jean Peters) and is interested at once. He tells her he has a couple of kids and gives her the job of taking care of them. He moves Mamie (Joan Davis) in as a housekeeper, but the best he can scrape up as a son is Harry, a pint-sized monster. A couple of henchmen sent by to rub Big Ed out by his rival, Pretty Willie (Cesar Romero), are relieved of their hardware by Quentin (Arthur Treacher), Ed's butler, and Bugs, his right-hand man. They march them downstairs, supposedly to drop in the river, but actually leave them in a very nice jail maintained by Ed for gangsters who drop by to rub him out. Ed's problems include keeping Ruth, who has begun to like him, from finding out about his activities, increasing his family and keeping uninvited guests from dropping by.
Harriet Craig (1950) as Mr. Winston
A woman''''s devotion to her home drives away friends and family.
Wyoming Mail (1950) as Senator Sanders
In 1869, the United States begins a railroad mail service to the West Coast which proves highly tempting to train robbers, in particular an organized gang with one of the mail's supposed guardians in their pay. Prizefighter Steve Davis, a former army intelligence man, is hired to track down the gang and save the Territorial Mail Service. Steve goes undercover in territorial prison, leans Morse Code from a fellow prisoner, breaks jail, infiltrates the gang...and finds time to romance dance-hall singer Mary, who proves to have hidden depths...
Let's Dance (1950) as Mr. Pierce
Donald Elwood meets after the war his former USO partner, Kitty McNeil, who is now a rich widow with a little child. She tries to evade her paternal grandmother, who wants her to live in a way according to the customs of her dead husband's class.
The Furies (1950) as Old Anaheim
The 1870s, New Mexico territory: T.C. Jeffords is a cattle baron who built his ranch, the Furies, from scratch.
The Killer That Stalked New York (1950) as General
Married jewel thieves struggle with infidelity, federal agents and the deadly smallpox virus.
A Woman of Distinction (1950) as Dr. McFall
A publicity hungry press agent creates a romance between an icy college dean and a visiting lecturer.
The Reformer and the Redhead (1950) as Mr. Eberle
A small-town politician falls for an idealistic zookeeper.
My Friend Irma Goes West (1950) as Mr. C. Y. Sanford
Colt .45 (1950) as Redrock sheriff
A gun salesman tracks down the outlaws who stole his sample case.
The Big Hangover (1950) as Dean Hardwick
A lawyer's path to the top is blocked by his allergy to alcohol.
Key to the City (1950) as Mayor
Two mayors meet and fall in love during a convention in San Francisco.
Across the Badlands (1950) as Gregory Banion
Steve Ranson (Charles Starrett), an ex-Texas Ranger, is called upon by Gregory Banion (Charles Evans), manager of the Trans-Western Railroad, to solve a series of mysterious attacks on the railroad's surveying parties along the Ranahan Trail, Jeff Carson (Hugh Prosser), owner of the stage line which will lose business when the railroad is completed, is the primary suspect. Steve, as the Durango Kid, foils an attempt on Carson's life and believes him when he says he is not responsible for the raids. They join forces and, with the aid of town gunsmith Smiley (Smiley Burnette), they uncover the real outlaw leader.
The Prairie (1949) as Ishmael Bush
Prison Warden (1949) as Governor
Alias Nick Beal (1949) as Paul Norton
A crusading district attorney sells his soul to the devil to fight corruption.
The Crooked Way (1949) as Capt. Anderson
A war hero''''s amnesia keeps him from dealing with his criminal past.
The Reckless Moment (1949) as Bank official
A mother attempts to protect her murderous daughter.
The Fountainhead (1949) as Director
An idealistic architect battles corrupt business interests and his love for a married woman.
Force of Evil (1949) as Judge
A crooked lawyer tries to protect his numbers running brother from a ruthless crime boss.
Adventure in Baltimore (1949) as Vestryman
A turn-of-the-century socialite joins the women''''s suffrage movement.
Sealed Verdict (1948) as General Kirkwood
Beyond Glory (1948) as Mr. Julian
Thinking he may have caused the death of his commanding officer Captain Daniels in Tunisia, Rocky visits Daniels' widow. She falls for him, he falls for her, she encourages him to go to West Point. While there he faces serious disciplinary review for having forced a plebe into resigning. He may even be court-martialled.
The Story of Bob and Sally (1948) as Dr. Loren Carey
Smart Woman (1948) as Judge
A crusading DA falls for a defense attorney with a criminal past.
Ruthless (1948) as Bruce McDonald
Horace Vendig shows himself to the world as a rich philanthropist. In fact, the history of his rise from his unhappy broken home shows this to be far from the case. After being taken in by richer neighbours he started to exhibit an obsessive and selfish urge to make more and more money, loving and leaving women at will to further this end.
Walk a Crooked Mile (1948) as Dr. Romer Allen
The FBI and Scotland Yard join forces to stop security leaks at a nuclear power plant.
Isn't It Romantic (1948) as Judge Thos. Logan
Monsieur Verdoux (1947) as Detective Morrow
A man woos and murders rich widows to support his invalid wife.
Killer at Large (1947) as Vincent Arnold
High Barbaree (1947) as Colonel Taylor
A downed pilot looks back on his life as he awaits rescue in the South Pacific.
Exposed (1947) as Jonathan Lowell
It Had to Be You (1947) as Dr. Parkinson
A runaway bride meets her match in a handsome fireman.
Twilight on the Rio Grande (1947) as Henry Blackstone
In yet another version of probably Republics most-used single plot---the basis for "The Leathernecks Have Landed"-"Rough Riders Round-Up", "Guns in the Dark", "Remember Pearl Harbor" and a couple of other films from Republic---and with revisions to fit the Autry mold, Gene Autry(Gene Autry) and his pals Dusty Moran (Bob Steele) and Pokie (Sterling Holloway) are in Mexico where Dusty is killed. With the help of Elena Del Rio (Adele Mara), whose father has also been murdered by unknown assailants, Gene discovers that the killings tie in with a jewel-smuggling scheme.
Never Say Goodbye (1946) as Police lieutenant
A husband tries to win back his wife before she can divorce him.
Without Reservations (1946) as Jerome
A woman writer falls for a war hero who''''s a perfect match for the hero of her latest novel.
The Dark Mirror (1946) as District Attorney Gerard
A woman suspected of murdering her doctor boyfriend has an identical twin sister. When both twins have an alibi for the night of the murder, a psychiatrist is called in to assist a detective in solving the case. Through a series of tests, he discovers which twin actually committed the crime and in the course of his investigation he falls in love with the normal twin.
Her Kind of Man (1946) as Hartley
A singer can''''t choose between a charismatic gangster and an honest newspaperman.
The Man Who Dared (1946) as Judge
Junior Prom (1946) as Uncle Daniel
Black Beauty (1946) as Squire Wendon
A motherless girl searches for the horse she raised.
Over 21 (1945) as Colonel Foley
When a newspaper editor enlists during World War II service, his wife has to run interference with his boss.
The Girl of the Limberlost (1945) as Mr. Hepple
Based on Gene Stratton-Porter's novel and a remake of Columbia's 1934 "The Girl of the Limberlost" and 1939's "Romance of the Limberlost," this one has altered the kinship who-hates-the-girl relationship from an aunt to her mother. This time out, Elnora Comstock (Dorinda Clifton) lives on the edge of a great swamp and collects butterflies to sell in order to go to high school and pay for violin lessons. Her mother, Kate Comstock (Ruth Nelson), hates her as she blames the girl for the father's death as he drowned in a quagmire on the way home the night the girl was born. The years-late revelation that the husband had been off courting a neighbor woman that night brings an attitude adjustment to the mother.
Clive of India (1935) as Surveyor
An enterprising clerk leads the British colonial campaign in India.
Cardinal Richelieu (1935) as Old inn-keeper
The House of Rothschild (1934) as Count Nesselrode
The story of the rise of the Rothschild financial empire founded by Mayer Rothschild and continued by his five sons. From humble beginnings the business grows and helps to finance the war against Napoleon, but it's not always easy, especially because of the prejudices against the family.
Peck's Bad Boy (1934) as Minister
Young boy Bill Peck adores his father and tries to be good, but the arrival of Bill's cousin Horace upsets Bill's plans. Horace's brattish ways result in Bill rather than Horace getting in trouble.
The Working Man (1933) as Mr. Haslitt
A wealthy manufacturer takes a vacation incognito and ends up working for his chief rival.
The King's Vacation (1933) as Page
Monarch thinks he can find a simpler life with his former wife.
The Expert (1932) as Dietenhofer
An elderly man complicates his married son''''s life when he moves in.
The Man Who Played God (1932) as Doctor
After losing his hearing, a musician uses lip-reading to help others.
Alexander Hamilton (1931) as Whalen
The American patriot''''s political career is threatened when he falls in love with a married woman.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

The Buccaneer (1959) as Stunts
French pirate Jean Lafitte tries to redeem his name helping the U.S. in the War of 1812.

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