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Also Known As: Died: August 10, 1973
Born: September 14, 1915 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

The Destructors (1968) as
Secret agents fight to protect the jewels powering a deadly laser weapon.
Valley of Mystery (1967) as Charles Kiley
An airliner crashes in the South American jungle and among the survivors is a convicted killer and the lawman entrusted to transport him.
The Fastest Guitar Alive (1967) as Joe
When the Civil War ends, Confederate spies have to return the fortune they just stole.
Flight of the Lost Balloon (1961) as Sir Hubert
An adventurous professor fights to keep his hot air balloon safe on a rescue mission.
The Amazing Transparent Man (1960) as [Joey] Faust
A gangster on the lam hooks up with a scientist who can make him invisible.
Lone Texan (1959) as Philip Harvey
The Alligator People (1959) as Dr. Wayne McGregor
A newlywed couple sit in a train. The husband receives a frantic telegram. He gets off at a station to make a phone call, the train pulls away without him on it, and that¿s the last his wife sees of him. Years later after a long search she finally tracks him down on his family¿s southern estate where she discovers that a failed medical treatment has turned him into an alligator mutant.
The Bonnie Parker Story (1958) as Tom Steel
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.
The Lone Ranger and the Lost City of Gold (1958) as Ross Brady
The masked lawman races to save the owners of a set of medallions leading to a legendary treasure.
Rockabilly Baby (1957) as Tom Griffith
The mysterious Mrs. Eleanor Carter (Virginia Field) moves to Springfield with her two teen-age children Jimmy (Gary Vinson) and Cathy (Judy Busch). Eleanor makes friends with the town's social leader, Mrs. Wellington (Ellen Corby), who supports her idea for a town youth center, and she is aided by Tom Griffith (Douglas Kennedy), the high school principal. At the town's annual picnic, to which Eleanor has bought a band (Les Brown and His Band of Reknown), the town busy-body, Eunice (Irene Ryan), reveals what she had learned from Eleanor's past.
Hell's Crossroads (1957) as Frank James
The Land Unknown (1957) as Captain Burnham
On a naval expedition to Antarctica, three men and reporter Maggie Hathaway crash-land in a crater 1000 m below sea level. There, they encounter steamy tropical forest, dinosaurs, carnivorous plants, and human footprints, as Maggie's clothes become more and more abbreviated.
Chicago Confidential (1957) as Ken Harrison
A union president fights off organized crime only to find himself framed for murder.
Last of the Bad Men (1957) as Hawkins
Strange Intruder (1956) as Parry Sanborne
The Last Wagon (1956) as Col. William Normand
When a handful of settlers survive an Apache attack on their wagon train they must put their lives into the hands of Comanche Tod, a white man who has lived with the Comanches most of his life and is wanted for the murder of three men.
The Eternal Sea (1955) as Capt. Walter Riley
Wiretapper (1955) as Charles Rumsden
Strange Lady in Town (1955) as Slade Wickstrom
The arrival of a female doctor sets a Western town on its ear.
Wyoming Renegades (1955) as Charlie Veer
Phil Carey, Gene Evans, Martha Hyer, William Bishop, Douglas Kennedy, Don Beddoe. Butch Cassidy tries to enlist former outlaw Phil Carey in his lawless gang but is thwarted by Carey''s fiancee (Martha Hyer) and her task force of women sharpshooters. One of the minor villains is Aaron Spelling, who in 1960 was to launch himself to fame as the producer of Zane Grey Theatre and later as the idea man behind "Charlie''s Angels".
The Lone Gun (1954) as Gad [Hort] Moran
A cowboy shoots it out with outlaws to win a rancher''''s beautiful daughter.
War Paint (1954) as Clancy
Bloodthirsty renegades try to stop a Cavalry lieutenant from delivering a peace treaty to a powerful Indian chief.
Sea of Lost Ships (1954) as Helicopter pilot
Cry Vengeance (1954) as Tino Morelli, also known as Al Corey
Ex-cop Vic Barron crossed the wrong mobsters; his wife and child were killed and he himself scarred, framed and imprisoned. On release, Vic has but one desire, revenge on still-hiding Tino Morelli. The trail leads to the isolated city of Ketchikan, Alaska, where Vic finds his enemy...also the latter's charming little daughter...and tavern owner Peggy Harding, who's fascinated by the soft-spoken but volcanic Vic. And someone they're not expecting has violent designs on them...
Massacre Canyon (1954) as Sgt. James Marlowe
Lt. Faraday has two wagons full of guns that he and his men must deliver. He also must escort two young ladies through hostile Indian Country. It is up to Running Horse to sabotage the wagons so that they will end up at Massacre Canyon where they will meet their fate.
The Big Chase (1954) as Lt. Ned Daggert
Sitting Bull (1954) as Colonel George Armstrong Custer
After defeating Custer at the Little Big Horn, the famed chief tries to save an Indian sympathizer from court-martial.
Rails into Laramie (1954) as Telegraph operator
San Antone (1953) as Capt. Garfield
Jack McCall, Desperado (1953) as Bill Hickok
Wrongly accused of treason, a Civil War veteran tries to clear his name.
Ride the Man Down (1953) as Harve Garrison
Invaders from Mars (1953) as Officer Jackson
A young boy learns that space aliens are taking over the minds of earthlings.
Safari Drums (1953) as Brad Morton
A group of movie makers arrive in Africa to make a film about jungle wildlife.
Torpedo Alley (1953) as Dory Gates
Mexican Manhunt (1953) as Daniel McCracken
Gun Belt (1953) as Dixon
A notorious outlaw tries to go straight, only to be framed by his former gang.
All American (1953) as Tate Hardy
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.
Hoodlum Empire (1952) as Brinkley
Fort Osage (1952) as George Keane
Rod Cameron, Jane Nigh, Morris Ankrum, Douglas Kennedy, John Ridgely. Trail scout Rod Cameron is hired to lead a wagon train through Indian territory after two unscrupulous white men violate an important treaty with the redskins.
Last Train from Bombay (1952) as Kevin O'Hara
An American diplomat is accused of murder during an Indian civil war.
Indian Uprising (1952) as Cliff Taggert
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.
For Men Only (1952) as Colin Mayberry
The Du Pont Story (1951) as Coleman du Pont
China Corsair (1951) as Frenchie
An adventuress enlists a shipwrecked sailor to help her fight smugglers.
I Was an American Spy (1951) as Sgt. John Phillips
A war widow spies for the U.S. in Japanese-occupied Manila.
The Lion Hunters (1951) as Martin
Bomba the Jungle Boy defends his animal friends from a team of unscrupulous hunters.
Oh! Susanna (1951) as Trooper Emers
Callaway Went Thataway (1951) as The drunk
A real cowboy signs on to impersonate a faded western star for public appearances.
Revenue Agent (1951) as Steve Daniels [also known as Steve Adams]
The Texas Rangers (1951) as Dave Rudabaugh
The head of the Texas Ranger enlists two convicts to track an outlaw band.
Convicted (1950) as Detective Baley
A prison warden fights to prove one of his inmates was wrongly convicted.
East Side, West Side (1950) as Alec Dawning
A chic New York couple is torn apart by a seductive model.
The Next Voice You Hear (1950) as Mitch
The voice of God mystically appears on the radio, changing all who hear it.
Ma and Pa Kettle Go to Town (1950) as George Donahue
The hillbilly farmers win a contest and take off for New York City.
Chain Gang (1950) as Cliff Roberts, also known as Jack Granger
A reporter gets a job as a prison guard to document inhuman conditions.
Montana (1950) as Rod Ackroyd
An Australian gets caught in the battle between ranchers and sheep men.
The Cariboo Trail (1950) as Murphy
A cattleman fights to establish a ranch in the middle of gold country.
One Sunday Afternoon (1949) as Jasper
A dentist in turn-of-the-century New York thinks he may have married the wrong girl.
Adventures of Don Juan (1949) as Don Rodrigo
The legendary lover saves his queen from treason.
Flaxy Martin (1949) as Hap Richie
Messing with a mobster's girlfriend gets a lawyer framed for murder.
One Last Fling (1949) as Victor Lardner
A jealous wife decides working for her husband is the best way to keep tabs on him.
Fighting Man of the Plains (1949) as Ken Vedder
A former bandit enlists Jesse James to help him clean up a Kansas town.
The Fountainhead (1949) as Reporter
An idealistic architect battles corrupt business interests and his love for a married woman.
South of St. Louis (1949) as Lee Price
Look for the Silver Lining (1949) as Doctor
Musical biography of Marilyn Miller, who overcame heartache to become a Broadway star.
Ranger of Cherokee Strip (1949) as Joe Bearclaws
Having been framed for murder, the half-breed Joe Bearclaws escapes from prison and Ranger Steve Howard goes after him. He catches up with him in the Cherokee Strip where he has no authority. Joe is then framed for another murder and this time Steve knows he is innocent and goes after the real killer.
John Loves Mary (1949) as Colonel
A World War II veteran's marriage of convenience threatens his real wedding plans.
South of Rio (1949) as Bob Mitchell, previously known as Bob Lanning
Johnny Belinda (1948) as Mountie
A small-town doctor helps a deaf-mute farm girl learn to communicate.
The Decision of Christopher Blake (1948) as J. Roger Bascomb
A young man joins forces with a judge in an effort to reconcile his parents'''' broken marriage.
The Big Punch (1948) as Announcer's voice
Gangsters frame a boxer for murder when he refuses to throw a fight.
Whiplash (1948) as Costello
An artist becomes a boxer but finds that it may not have been the best career choice.
One for the Book (1948) as Naval officer
A lovelorn actress shares her apartment with a lonely soldier.
Always Together (1948) as Doberman
A dying millionaire gives his fortune to a working girl, then recovers and tries to get it back.
Embraceable You (1948) as Dr. Wirth
When he accidentally injures a young girl, a gangster risks his freedom to nurse her.
Romance on the High Seas (1948) as Car salesman
A singer on a Caribbean cruise gets mixed up in a series of romantic problems.
To the Victor (1948) as Steve
An American blackmarketeer falls in love with the wife of Nazi collaborator.
Possessed (1947) as Asst. district attorney
A married woman''''s passion for a former love drives her mad.
Nora Prentiss (1947) as Doctor
An ambitious singer ruins a doctor''''s life.
The Unfaithful (1947) as Roger
While her husband is away, a woman gets mixed up in murder.
Stallion Road (1947) as Announcer
A veterinarian and a novelist compete for the heart of a lady rancher.
The Unsuspected (1947) as Bill
The producer of a radio crime series commits the perfect crime, then has to put the case on the air.
That Hagen Girl (1947) as Herb
A small-town teenager thinks a lawyer is her illegitimate dad.
Life with Father (1947) as Mr. Morley
A straitlaced turn-of-the-century father presides over a family of boys and the mother who really rules the roost.
Dark Passage (1947) as Detective
A man falsely accused of his wife''''s murder escapes to search for the real killer.
Affectionately Yours (1941) as Airline official
A foreign correspondent hurries home to stop his wife from getting a divorce.
The Nurse's Secret (1941) as Dr. Keene
When her patient is murdered, a private-duty nurse investigates the crime.
The Bride Came C.O.D. (1941) as 2nd reporter
A pilot and a temperamental heiress are stranded in the desert together.
The Great Mr. Nobody (1941) as McGraw
An accident-prone reporter stumbles into love and a big story.
The Round Up (1941) as Trooper
Here Comes Happiness (1941) as Announcer
An heiress ditches her fortune-hunting fiance to find happiness living on her own.
Strange Alibi (1941) as Reporter
An undercover cop finds himself on the wrong side of the law when the mob discovers his true identity.
Passage from HongKong (1941) as Jeff Hunter
A thriller writer tries to impress a young woman by pretending to be tied to a murder.
Those Were the Days! (1940) as Allen
Opened by Mistake (1940) as State trooper
Women Without Names (1940) as Secretary
Construction engineer Fred MacNeil (Robert Paige) meets waitress Joyce King (Ellen Drew) at a hamburger stand and she accepts his invitation to see her home. Joyce is unaware she is being trailed by two detectives on the trail of her former husband, Walter Ferris (John McGuire). Joyce tells Fred that her ex-husband is a wanted criminal, but Fred waves aside her objections and they make plans to marry and honeymoon in Tennessee. Following the wedding, they return to the house after Ferris, accompanied by Peggy Athens (Judith Barrett), has broken in. Caught by Detective Reardon (Thomas E. Jackson), Ferris kills the officer and escapes. McNeil and Joyce arrive immediately afterwards and are accused of the killing by the neighbors. John Marlin (John Miljan), assistant District Attorney, railroads the lovers because he wants to use their prosecution to boost his drive for the District Attorney post.Fred is sentenced to hang and Joyce is given life in prison.
Love Thy Neighbor (1940) as
Jack Benny (Himself) is preparing his New Year's Eve radio broadcast but takes time out to take his valet Rochester (Eddie Anderson) to meet his girlfriend Josephine (Theresa) arriving on a steamer. Fred Allen (Himself) and his sister Barbara (Verree Teasdale) are also enroute to the dock to meet Barbara's daughter Mary (Mary Martin), returning from a personal appearance tour in South America. Josephine is her maid. Their cars get involved in an accident and, in a bumping contest, Fred reduces Jack's old Maxwell to junk, and is taken to jail. Mary loses her dress in an accident and Jack offers to get her another one, but winds up being arrested for stealing. Barbara tells Mary that Fred is a nervous wreck because of Jack's continual slander of him on Jack's radio program. Jack hires the Merry Macs (Joe McMichael, Judd McMichael, Ted McMichael, Helen Carroll) away from Fred and Fred decides to go to Miami for a rest. Jack decides to open his radio program from Miami. They meet, have another brawl, and end up in jail again. The two are in a motorboat accident where both are knocked unconscious and Mary, in an effort to end the feud, tells Fred that Jack saved his life. They have dinner together at Fred's apartment and Rochester, whom Fred has hired away from Jack, appears and the feud is on again.
The Way of All Flesh (1940) as Timothy
The Ghost Breakers (1940) as Intern
A radio broadcaster running from the mob helps an heiress deal with her family''''s haunted mansion.

Sound (feature film)

Blood and Lace (1971) as Sound Recording
Ellie Master's mother, the town tramp, was murdered in bed without revealing the name of Ellie's father. When Ellie tries to leave town she is stopped by Det. Calvin Carruthers, who is investigating her mother's murder. She is sent to an orphanage run by Mrs. Deare where the residents are victims of abuse, escape attempts end in death, and Ellie is stalked by a hideously disfigured apparition.

Cast (short)

An overview of America's favorite Western and Folk Songs.

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