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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
The Squid and the Whale (2005) as Ivan
Park Slope, Brooklyn, 1986. When Walt Berkman, an impressionable 16-year-old, passes off the Pink Floyd song "Hey You" as his original work and performs it at a high school talent show, he's perfectly content with his rationale. "I felt I could have written it so the fact that it was already written
2.
Honeyboy (1982)
Young boxer from the barrio finds fame and fortune as a middleweight contender is not what it's all cracked up to be and loses sight of his goals by first becoming romantically involved with his attractive publicist and then having to prove himself in the ring after learning that his biggest victory
3.
Rocky III (1982)
The famed boxing champion has to fight back from defeat when he faces a powerful and unscrupulous slugger.
4.
Goldie and the Boxer Go to Hollywood (1981) as Fight Announcer
In this sequel to 1979's "Goldie and the Boxer", the ingratiating twosome -- the heavyweight champ (Simpson) and his 10-year-old manager (Michaelson) -- flee to California when a vengeful promoter who lost a bundle on the title fight wants retribution. Jack Gilford takes the part an ailing Phil Silv
5.
Rocky II (1979)
A heavyweight contender defies his doctors to enter a rematch with the champ.
6.
The Champ (1979)
A washed-up prizefighter fights to keep his son.
7.
One And Only, The (1978)
1951: Andy Schmidt is in his last year of college. Taking life easy and always a saucy joke on his lips, he manages to win fellow student Mary's heart, although she's already otherwise engaged. But getting a job after college turns out much harder than expected; most directors take offense at his free interpretation of his roles. Desperate, he tries in wrestling. To avoid getting beaten up he stages the fights - and incidentally invents show-wrestling.
8.
Voices (1978) as Track Announcer
An up-and-coming rock singer falls for a deaf woman.
9.
Mad Bull (1977)
A love story about a hulking wrestler, whose life in the ring has little meaning, and an attractive woman who sees through his muscleman veneer to discover a sensitive human being.
10.
Flight To Holocaust (1977) as Tv Commentator
Professional troubleshooters are called to a skyscraper where a private plane has crashed and is lodged in the side of the building on the twentieth floor.
11.
New York, New York (1977)
A jazz musician and a singer fight and love their way through the show biz world of the late forties.
12.
Rocky (1976) as Fight announcer
A dimwitted boxer fights to prove he can go the distance against a glamorous champ.
13.
Day of the Locust, The (1975)
Tod Hackett, a new arrival to Los Angeles and aspiring art director, is trying to make it in Hollywood in the late 1930's. He soon finds himself increasingly infatuated with his mysterious neighbor, Faye, a wanna-be starlet with possibly devious motives of her own. As Tod is drawn deeper into th
14.
Funny Lady (1975)
Musical biography of Fanny Brice and her tempestuous marriage to showman Billy Rose.
15.
Scream of the Wolf (1974) as Reporter
A once-famous hunter comes out of retirement to help track down what seems to be a mad killer wolf and discovers that it is no mere animal he is stalking but an animal that may take human form.
16.
The Seven Minutes (1971) as Commentator
The Seven Minutes is a steamy book written in the 20s. To help with an upcoming election, a bookstore clerk is indited for selling obscene material and most of the film centers about the trial. The defense atorneys need to find the mystery of the original publication of the book.
17.
Brewster McCloud (1970) as Bernard
A mysterious boy living in the Houston Astrodome dreams of building himself a pair of wings.
18.
C. C. and Company (1970) as Nightwatchman
Motorcycle mechanic C.C. Ryder joins "The Heads," an outlaw biker gang. Fellow gang members menace fashion journalist Ann when her limo breaks down in the desert, but C.C. comes to her rescue. The bikers disrupt a motorcross event tied in with a fashion shoot, but C.C. enters the competition under Ann's admiring eye. His win puts him at odds with Moon, leader of "The Heads." When C.C. leaves with his cut of the purse, the bikers kidnap Ann, and C.C. races Moon to win her freedom.
19.
The Horse in the Gray Flannel Suit (1968) as Announcer
Frederick Bolton has to solve two problems. First, his boss has instructed him to come up with a reasonable campaign to promote a new product, a stomach pill named "Aspercel" - by tomorrow. The second problem is Fred's daugther, Helen. She is absolutely fond of horses, takes riding classes and has already had decent success in some competitions. Her biggest wish is to own a horse herself, a dream her father cannot afford at all. Now Fred tries to solve both problems at once by simply combining them: A horse named "Aspercel", ridden by his daugther should bring the name of the pill into the papers and make Helen happy, too. But there's still one more obstacle: Helen and Aspercel of course have to win a few prices to make this idea work...
20.
Riot on Sunset Strip (1967) as
A police captain is caught between his legal obligations and his moral compass.
21.
The Five Pennies (1959) as Announcer
Loring "Red" Nichols is a cornet-playing country boy who goes to New York in the 1920s full of musical ambition and principles. He gets a job playing in Wil Paradise's band, but quits to pursue his dream of playing Dixieland jazz. He forms the "Five Pennies" which features his wife, Bobbie, as vocalist. At the peak of his fame, Red and Bobbie's daughter, Dorothy, develops polio. Red quits the music business to move to Los Angeles where the climate is better for Dorothy. As Dorothy becomes a young teen, she learns of her father's musical past, and he is persuaded to open a small nightclub which is failing until some noted names from his past come to help out.
22.
No Time for Sergeants (1958) as Loudspeaker voice
A hillbilly draftee turns the Air Force upside down.
23.
St. Louis Blues (1958) as Mawson
Musical biopic about the life of legendary bluesman W.C. Handy.
24.
Three Violent People (1957) as Carpetbagger
Two brothers and the wife of one, seething about the pillaging by a ruthless and greddy provisional government, become involved in conflict.
25.
The Joker Is Wild (1957) as Announcer
Singer Joe E. Lewis fights to rebuild his life after gangsters slash his vocal cords.
26.
The Leather Saint (1956) as Fight announcer
Episcopalian minister Gil Allen (John Derek) keeps up his college days interest in boxing by working out at a gym run by his friend, Tom Kelley (Richard Shannon.) Gil declines when fight manager Gus McAuliffe (Paul Douglas) offers to get him some bouts but, spurred by the need for a new iron lung and a swimming pool in his community, Gil takes on a fight, without disclosing his true profession, and knocks out his opponent with one punch. This impresses Pearl Gorman (Jody Lawrence), girl friend of fight promoter Tony Lorenzo (Cesar Romero.) Pearl was a promising singer until her fiance, a boxer, died in the ring but is now on the bottle. She drinks more heavily when Gil ignores her. Gil is about to quit boxing but when Father Ritchie (Ernest Truex) informs him that a down payment has already been made on the iron lung, he continues. He explains his winnings from his fights to Father Ritchie as donations from a friend in the leather business. Pearl learns his true identity and, through his influence, quits drinking. Gil one-punches his way to enough wins to pay off the iron lung and build a swimming pool for the Boys Club---girls couldn't swim in 1956---and the only surprise in this overdose of sweetness is that Bing Crosby and Barry Fitzgerald didn't show up for the swimming pool dedication.
27.
The Great American Pastime (1956) as Baseball announcer
A mild-mannered lawyer gets more than he bargained for when he takes over a little league team.
28.
Everything but the Truth (1956) as Commentator
Willie Taylor, small-town 4th-grade schoolboy, takes to heart his admired teacher's words about truthfulness, and repeats in public his uncle's remark about paying a kickback to the mayor. Result: principal Miss Dabney (a political appointee) suspends Willie from school, and teacher Joan Madison, up against a political machine, enlists amorous columnist Ernie Miller to turn Willie's case into a cause celebre...
29.
Pardners (1956) as Announcer
A cowardly tenderfoot goes west to help the son of his father''''s best friend.
30.
You Can't Run Away From It (1956) as Interviewer
A reporter stumbles on a runaway heiress whose story could salvage his career.
31.
The Harder They Fall (1956) as Ring announcer, Oklahoma City
A cynical press agent exposes inhuman conditions in the boxing game.
32.
The Roar of the Crowd (1953) as Announcer
Johnny Tracy (Howard Duff), son of veteran race driver Pop Tracy (Harry Shannon), is working his way up on the racing circuit, but is urged by his sweetheart, Marcy Parker (Helene Stanley), to give up the track if he wants to marry her. He persuades her to marry him on the promise that he will quit after racing once in the Indaanapolis 500, but he is injured in a qualifying race and goes to work as a spark plug salesman for Mackey (Minor Watson), an old family friend. He is a failure at selling but Marcy changes her attitude towards his racing, and he qualifies for the 500. Race-car drivers Johnnie Parsons, Duke Nalon, Manuel Ayulo (not the actor Manuel Ayuso) and Henry Banks play themselves.
33.
Take Me to Town (1953) as Railroad clerk
Saloon entertainer Vermilion O'Toole and her former partner in crime Newt Cole escape from a train ride to prison and hide out in logging town Timberline. Meanwhile, the three 'cute' sons of widower Will Hall come to town in search of a wife for their dad, and pick our heroine. Vermilion needs to lay low to escape the marshal, so she accepts the boys' offer to visit pioneer community Pine Grove. Once there, she annoys local Mrs. Grundys but eventually starts to fit in. But what is that blackhearted villain Newt Cole up to?
34.
All American (1953) as Announcer
Based on the true story of the 1987 Oxford University boat race mutiny and coach Dan Topolski's miraculous training of a haggard, rag-tag team into a winning outfit.
35.
Holiday for Sinners (1952) as Doorman
Three old friends reunite during Mardi Gras and try to forget their problems.
36.
Glory Alley (1952) as Visiting fireman
A boxer's drinking problem threatens his career and his love life.
37.
Love Is Better Than Ever (1952) as Mr. Hoffman
A small-town girl falls for a big-city talent agent.
38.
No Room for the Groom (1952) as Doctor
Alvah, a young GI who happens to own a vineyard, elopes to Las Vegas with Lee, his housekeeper's daughter. But Alvah's chicken pox postpone the wedding night. The rest revolves around more delays to the consummation, caused by Lee's manipulative Mama and the flock of mostly obnoxious relatives with whom she's filled the house.
39.
Bronco Buster (1952) as Doc
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
40.
It's a Big Country: An American Anthology (1952) as Austin
Seven stories celebrate the glorious diversity of American life.
41.
Deadline--U.S.A. (1952) as
With three days before his paper folds, a crusading editor tries to expose a vicious gangster.
42.
With a Song in My Heart (1952) as Announcer
This film focuses on the rise of an aspiring songstress.
43.
Million Dollar Pursuit (1951) as Radio announcer
44.
Three Guys Named Mike (1951) as Milkman
A stewardess can't choose among three suitors.
45.
Trial Without Jury (1950) as Ticket seller
46.
D.O.A. (1950) as Desk clerk
The victim of a slow-acting poison tracks down his own killer.
47.
Dial 1119 (1950) as Reporter
A killer holds the customers at a bar hostage.
48.
Once a Thief (1950) as Bondsman
A hard-luck woman falls for a con man.
49.
My Blue Heaven (1950) as Announcer
A married song and dance team tries to adopt a child.

Sound (feature film)

50.
Maniac (1963) as Boom Operator
51.
The V.I.P.s (1963) as Boom Operator
Wealthy passengers fogged in at London's Heathrow Airport fight to survive a variety of personal trials.
52.
I Thank a Fool (1962) as Boom Operator
A woman once convicted of euthanasia gets a job caring for her prosecutor's wife.
53.
Kill or Cure (1962) as Boom Operator
A detective bumbles through the investigation of murders at a spa.
54.
I Like Money (1962) as Boom Operator
Mr. Topaze (Peter Sellers) is an unassuming school teacher in an unassuming small French town who is honest to a fault. He is fired when he refuses to give a passing grade to a bad student, the grandson of a wealthy Baroness (Martita Hunt). Castel Benac (Herbert Lom), a government official who runs a crooked financial business on the side, is persuaded by his mistress, Suzy (Nadia Gray), a musical comedy actress, to hire Mr. Topaze as the front man for his business. Gradually, Topaze becomes a rapacious financier who sacrifices his honesty for success and, in a final stroke of business bravado, fires Benac and acquires Suzy in the deal. An old friend and colleague, Tamise (Michael Gough) questions him and tells Topaze that if what he now says and practices indicates there are no more honest men.
55.
Portrait of a Sinner (1961) as Boom Operator
56.
Invasion Quartet (1961) as Boom Operator
Four British soldiers infiltrate enemy territory to destroy a strategic artillery placement.
57.
The Green Helmet (1961) as Boom Operator
A race-car driver whose nerves are shot takes on one last job.

Cast (special)

58.
Sawyer and Finn (1983)
The story, set ten years after Mark Twain's immortal penning of "Tom Sawyer," finds Tom heading west when the river life no longer excites him. He unexpectably encounters his old friend Huckleberry Finn and the two join forces to seek adventure. The would-be series was to follow their various advent
59.
Andy Griffith Show, The (1960) as Tv Interviewer (Guest)
The pilot episode for the series of the same title. The story of Andy Taylor, sheriff, justice of the peace, and newspaper editor in a small southern town called Mayberry. In the pilot episode, broadcast as a segment of "The Danny Thomas Show," Danny and Kathy Williams encounter Andy's hostility whe

Cast (special)

60.
Evita Peron (1981) as Radio Announcer
Faye Dunaway is the ambitious peasant girl from the Argentine village of Junin who claws her way to the top to help make her lover, Juan Peron, the nation's dictator-president and herself one of the world's richest, most powerful women. In her early forties, Dunaway was somewhat old for the role whi

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