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Director (feature film)

The Beatniks (1960) as Director
Eddie Crane is on his way to becoming a top recording star...if he can only break away from his lawless beatnik friends who are his only companions. Trouble ensues when his friends kill a bartender during a botched hold-up.

Cast (feature film)

Jack Frost (1988) as Voice
The Puppetoon Movie (1987) as Voice Of Arnie The Dinosaur
Animated characters introduce a compilation of their short films from the 1930s and 1940s.
Wind in the Willows, The (1987) as Voice
An animated, musical adaptation of Kenneth Grahame's 1908 story, which focuses on Mr. J. Thaddeus Toad, rich, arrogant and mischievous, whose reckless nature causes problems with his neighbors in the forest. Most angered are MacBadger, Water Rat and Moley, who all vow to teach Mr. Toad a lesson.
Fantasy Film Worlds of George Pal, The (1985)
Interviews and film clips pay tribute to the Oscar-winning fantasy filmmaker.
Twice Upon a Time (1983) as Narration
A despot tries to turn the world into a non-stop nightmare.
Twice Upon a Time (1983) as Chief Of Stage; Judges And Bailiff
A despot tries to turn the world into a non-stop nightmare.
Routes of Exile: A Moroccan Jewish Odyssey, The (1981) as Narration
The culture of a unique community of Moroccan Jews is examined in this documentary. The group originated 2,000 years ago when they left Phoenicia and emigrated to Canada, France, as well as Israel, where they make up forty percent of the population.
Jack Frost (1980) as Voice Of Kubla Kraus; Voice Of Father Winter
The story of the Sprite Winter Elf, Jack Frost, as he attempts to rescue his girlfriend, Elissa, from a wicked king.
Day After Trinity, The (1980) as Narration
A profile of physicist J. Robert Oppenheimer and his role in producing the first atomic bomb. The film includes rare interviews with Manhattan Project scientists, and formerly classified footage of the first atomic detonation in the desert and of the atomic research facilities at Los Alamos, New Mex
Rudolph's Shiny New Year (1976) as Voice Of Santa Claus/Eon
The story follows Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer, as he embarks on a mission for Santa: finding Happy, the Baby New Year--who has run away from Father Time; if not found, there will be no new year and December 31st will remain forever. A sequel to the animated "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer."
Milpitas Monster, The (1976) as Narration
A horror movie about a monster that has been created from a garbage dump in Milpitas, a town near San Francisco. This monster attacks a party at the local high school. Before he can seriously threaten the town, however, he comes into fatal contact with the town's TV transformer tower.
The Great Northfield Minnesota Raid (1972) as Narrator
This film chronicles the most daring robbery of the James Younger gang. On September 7, 1876, the gang held up the bank in Northfield, Minnesota which was known at the time as "the biggest bank west of the Mississippi."
Point, The (1971)
Mr. Magoo's Holiday Festival (1970) as Old Fezziwig/undertaker
Wild in the Streets (1968) as Narrator
A young man gains significant political influence as the leader of a counterculture rock band with his rallying cry of voting rights for teenagers.
The St. Valentine's Day Massacre (1967) as Narrator
Il film racconta, come in una cronaca retrospettiva, la cruenta rivalità fra i due più grossi "sindacati" del crimine esistenti negli USA ai tempi del proibizionismo. Uno capeggiato da Al Capone, l'altro da Bugs Moran. In quegli anni ci fu una lunga serie di attentati e «liquidazioni» da entrambe le parti. Nel tentativo di indebolire Al Capone, Moran fa eliminare un suo potente amico della mafia, servendosi di un traditore. Questa fu la goccia che fece traboccare il vaso. Al Capone si vendicò facendo trucidare sette uomini che avevano partecipato all'omicidio, il 14 febbraio 1929 : la notte di San Valentino.
The Man Called Flintstone (1966) as
The unmistakable Fred Flintstone is mistaken for a famous international spy! Fred''s exact double, famed secret agent Rock Slag, has been injured on assignment. Now, Fred must step into Slag''s trench coat and meet the exotic and notorious Tanya in Paris so the Flintstones and their neighbors, the Rubbles, leave on a trip that the others believe is a vacation. But S.M.I.R.K. agents desperately try to foil Fred''s meeting. Finally after chasing halfway across Europe, Fred discovers Tanya has been the bait to trap him, or Rock Slag, that is. Although captured, Fred remains true to the spy''s code and refuses to talk no matter how much they torture Barney.
The Incredible Mr. Limpet (1964) as Voice of Crusty
A World War II 4-F saves the U.S. Navy when he's transformed into a dolphin.
The World's Greatest Sinner (1962)
A bored insurance salesman quits his job to go into politics.
Gay Purr-ee (1962) as Meowrice
Animated musical in which a French country cat becomes entranced with Parisian city life.
A Public Affair (1962) as Narrator
Atlantis, the Lost Continent (1961) as Narrator
A Greek fisherman gets caught up in court intrigue in a land of scientific wonders.
The Beatniks (1960) as Narrator
Eddie Crane is on his way to becoming a top recording star...if he can only break away from his lawless beatnik friends who are his only companions. Trouble ensues when his friends kill a bartender during a botched hold-up.
Where the Boys Are (1960) as Narrator
College coeds go looking for love during spring break in Fort Lauderdale.
Bells Are Ringing (1960) as Narrator of "Susansweraphone" ad
An answering service operator gets mixed up in her clients' lives.
The Time Machine (1960) as Voice
A turn-of-the-century inventor sends himself into the future to save humanity.
The Snow Queen (1960) as [Voices of] Ol' Dreamy/The Raven [Mr. Corax]
Attack of the Jungle Women (1959) as M. [Paul] Lemon/Narrator
This is a film comprised primarily from footage shot by the exploring team of Mr. and Mrs. William Phillips, nee Bill and Eve Phillips, a minor league version of the better-known Martin and Osa Johnson. It, between tons of shots of bare-breasted Choco and Cuna Indian women, has a flimsy plot about a party of engineers "seeking" a continental highway route from South America through Central America to the United States. It also uses stock footage of U.S. airforce helicopters, called the non-existant United States Rescue Service here,as part of the search mission plot toward the end. No branch of the U.S. armed services provided any funding or cooperation on the making of this film, and the William Phillips in this film is not actor William 'Bill' Phillips. The only two names connected to this film that anybody had ever heard of before (barely) or afterwards are A. R. Milton and Archie Dattlebaum.
The Shaggy Dog (1959) as Psychiatrist
An ancient spell turns a teenager into a large sheep dog.
Li'l Abner (1959) as Radio announcer
The residents of Dogpatch fight to persuade the government not to use their town as a nuclear testing ground.
Space Master X-7 (1958) as Dr. Charles Pommer
Jet Pilot (1957) as Lt. Tiompkin
An Air Force colonel in charge of an Alaskan base has his hands full when he falls in love with a defecting Russian pilot.
The 27th Day (1957) as Newscaster
Aliens give five people from different nations the power to destroy their enemies.
The Cyclops (1957) as
A search party goes into the jungles of Mexico to find a missing test pilot. What they find is a gigantic, one-eyed, mutated monster who became as such through a dose of radioactivity.
Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956) as Narrator
Space invaders attack Washington D.C.
The Harder They Fall (1956) as Priest
A cynical press agent exposes inhuman conditions in the boxing game.
Francis in the Haunted House (1956) as Voice of Francis
Prince of Players (1955) as Francisco
Acclaimed tragic actor Edwin Booth struggles to rebuild his career after his brother assassinates President Lincoln.
The Scarlet Coat (1955) as Narrator
An American officer goes undercover to unmask a Revolutionary War traitor.
Son of Sinbad (1955) as Mahmud, fortune-teller
The legendary pirate''''s son fights an evil caliph over a magical secret.
Riot in Cell Block 11 (1954) as Monroe
Prison inmates riot to protest crooked guards and brutal conditions.
Suddenly (1954) as Benny Conklin
Gunmen take over a suburban home to plot a presidential assassination.
The War of the Worlds (1953) as Radio announcer
A scientist on vacation stumbles upon a Martian invasion.
Million Dollar Mermaid (1952) as Band leader
True story of Annette Kellerman, the world''''s first great swimming star.
The Big Sky (1952) as MacMasters
Trappers lead an expedition against river pirates and Indians along the Missouri River.
The Star (1952) as Richard Stanley
A faded film star fights to hold on to her past glamour despite failing finances.
The Las Vegas Story (1952) as District Attorney
When newlyweds visit Las Vegas, the wife's shady past comes to the surface.
His Kind of Woman (1951) as Corle
A deported gangster causes problems for guests at a Mexican resort.
A Place in the Sun (1951) as Morrison
An ambitious young man wins an heiress'''' heart but has to cope with his former girlfriend''''s pregnancy.
Hunt the Man Down (1951) as Packy Collins
Lawyer uncovers secrets behind a decade-old murder case.
The Thing from Another World (1951) as Dr. Voorhees
The crew of a remote Arctic base fights off a murderous monster from outer space.
When Worlds Collide (1951) as Narrator
Scientists race against time to build a super rocket ship that can save a select group before the earth collides with another planet. Naturally, no one wants to be left behind for the final Armageddon.
The Toast of New Orleans (1950) as Narrator
A New Orleans fisherman fights snobbery to become an opera star.
Force of Evil (1949) as Elevator operator
A crooked lawyer tries to protect his numbers running brother from a ruthless crime boss.
Red Light (1949) as Bellhop
An embezzler's revenge on the businessman who turned him in leads to a bloody vendetta.

Writer (feature film)

The Beatniks (1960) as Writer
Eddie Crane is on his way to becoming a top recording star...if he can only break away from his lawless beatnik friends who are his only companions. Trouble ensues when his friends kill a bartender during a botched hold-up.

Music (feature film)

The Beatniks (1960) as Composer
Eddie Crane is on his way to becoming a top recording star...if he can only break away from his lawless beatnik friends who are his only companions. Trouble ensues when his friends kill a bartender during a botched hold-up.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

King Kong Escapes (1968) as Dub dir for English version
When a mechanical replica of King Kong is unable to dig for the highly radioative Element X at the North Pole, the evil Doctor Who and his sponsor Madame Piranha (Madame X in the American release) decide to kidnap the real Kong. As an insurance policy they kidnap Lt. Susan Miller as well as her boyfriend Lt. Jiro Nomura and Cmdr. Carl Nelson (Kong develped a crush on Susan when she Nomura and Nelson visited the Kong at his home on Mondo Island). Kong later escapes and heads for Tokyo. Susan and the others also escape. Who and his minions follow him and activate Mechani-Kong in order to recapture him. Susan is then grabbed by the robot and is taken to the top of Tokyo Tower and a battle ensues.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

The Puppetoon Movie (1987) as Assistance
Animated characters introduce a compilation of their short films from the 1930s and 1940s.
Fantasy Film Worlds of George Pal, The (1985)
Interviews and film clips pay tribute to the Oscar-winning fantasy filmmaker.

Cast (special)

60 Years of Seduction (1981) as Narration
A documentary focusing on sixty years of romance on the silver screen. The program features clips of some of Hollywood's stars in romantic moments, covering the 1920s to the 1970s.
Nestor, the Long-Eared Christmas Donkey (1977) as Voice Of Olaf
A Christmas special about Nestor, a gentle donkey mocked because of his long ears who finds meaning in his life when he takes Mary and Joseph on their journey to Bethlehem.
Sword, The (1957) as Bailiff (Guest)
The story, set in seventeenth-century France, relates the adventures of Paul De La Force, a swashbuckler who aides people in distress. In the pilot episode, Paul attempts to save the life of Cyrano de Bergerac from the guillotine when he is accused of being a spy.

Misc. Crew (special)

Disney's D-TV Valentine (1986) as Announcer
Famous Disney cartoon characters salute the romance of Valentine's Day with excerpts from Disney productions accompanied by popular contemporary music and favorite standard tunes of the '50s and '60s. The program is hosted by Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, Ludwig Von Drake, Jiminy Cricket, and Chip 'n D

Cast (special)

Cellbound (1955) as George the Warden
A prisoner escapes Sing Song prison but has to avoid the warden with an array of disguises on the warden''s wedding anniversary.
Sleepy-Time Squirrel (1954) as Jimmy Squirrel
Barney Bear accidentally chops down a tree that is a squirrel''s home getting ready for hibernation season. Barney invites the squirrel to be his roommate but getting some sleep becomes quite an issue.
Impossible Possum, The (1954) as Barney Bear
Barney Bear tries to catch a possum for dinner but the possum has many tricks up his sleeve.
Bird-Brain Bird Dog (1954) as Barney Bear
Barney gets a bird hunting dog; but to his dismay the dog is a lover of birds.
Barney's Hungry Cousin (1953) as Barney Bear
While out on a picnic Barney Bear suffers from an untamed, mooching bear.
Cobs and Robbers (1953) as Joe Scarecrow
Barney Bear''s corn field is taken over by crows; he hires Joe Scarecrow to protect the field, but old Joe is not who he seems.
Wee-Willie Wildcat (1953) as William Wildcat
Barney Bear tries to inform his neighbor William Wildcat that child psychology is the best way to tame his son Wee-Willie's bad behavior. Barney Bear soon figures out though that psychology is probably not enough to tame this wildcat.
Heir Bear (1953) as Barney Bear
Barney Bear inherits a treasure map to a chest full of gold coins; however, a gopher battles Barney in a game of wits for the rights to the chest.
Half-Pint Palomino (1953) as Barney Bear
A millionaire puts up a large prize for the capture of the smallest horse in the world and Barney Bear is given the task.
Busybody Bear (1952) as Buck Beaver
Barney Bear and Buck Beaver team up to build a beaver dam.
Smitten Kitten (1952) as Jerry Mouse's Devil Conscience
Tom''s flirting with a female cat again and Jerry''s devil conscience is reminding him of all the other times Tom''s flirting has got Jerry into trouble.
Little Wise Quacker, The (1952) as Barney Bear
Barney Bear has to abide by the duck hunting rule book provided by the only duck left at the pond during hunting season.
Jerry's Cousin (1951) as Muscles Mouse
Jerry''s cousin, Muscles Mouse, pays him a visit and helps out with his problems with Tom.
Goggle Fishing Bear (1949) as Barney Bear
Barney heads out to fish and gets help from a seal; they are then pursued by a shark and have to work together to escape.
Bear and the Hare, The (1948)
Out hunting up north, Barney Bear spots a snowshoe rabbit and goes after it but it proves to be not as easy as he thought.
Unwelcome Guest, The (1945) as Barney Bear
Barney Bear has an encounter with a skunk while picking berries for a snack and can''t get away from it.
Wild and Woolfy (1945) as Wolf Villain
Droopy is the hero trying to rescue the singer Red from Joe Wolf who kidnaps her.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Rudolph & Frosty's Christmas in July (1979) as Voice Of Winterbolt

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

First Easter Rabbit (1978) as Voice Of Zero
The program explains the traditions of Easter and how the Easter Bunny (here called, inexplicably, the Easter "Rabbit") came into being.
First Easter Rabbit (1978) as Spats
The program explains the traditions of Easter and how the Easter Bunny (here called, inexplicably, the Easter "Rabbit") came into being.
Hobbit, The (1977) as Voice
The story, based on J.R.R. Tolkien's fantasy novel, "The Hobbit," follows the adventures of one Bilbo Baggins, a diminutive creative who resides in a place called "Middle-Earth" before he is compelled to go on a quest to find a treasure buried deep in the heart of Lonely Mountain.
Frosty's Winter Wonderland (1976) as Voice Of Jack Frost
An animated musical special in which Frosty the Snowman takes a wife. A sequel to "Frosty the Snowman."
Man Called Flintstone (Do Not Use), The (1966) as Rock Slag
In this feature-length film based on the Flintstones TV show, secret agent Rock Slag is injured during a chase in Bedrock. Slag's chief decides to replace the injured Slag with Fred Flintstone, who just happens to look like him. The trip takes Fred to Paris and Rome, which is good for Wilma, Barney, and Betty-but can Fred foil the mysterious Green Goose's evil plan for a destructive missile without letting his wife and friends in on his secret?

Cast (short)

24 Hour Alert (1955)
This short film takes a look at the purpose and methods of the U.S. air force, and the difficulties of getting along with civilian neighbors. Vitaphone Release 2562A.

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