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John Butler (I) (1884–1967)

John Butler was born on May 1, 1884 in Canada. He was an actor, known for Torchy Runs for Mayor (1939), Branded (1950) and Code of the Silver Sage (1950). He died on October 9, 1967 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »


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Code of the Silver Sage Charley Speed
Fly-By-Night Detective Jenks


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 1953 The Farmer Takes a Wife
Drunk (uncredited)
 1953 The Vanquished
Mr. Butler (uncredited)
 1953 The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (TV Series)
Mr. Baker
 1952 Something for the Birds
Drunken Bar Customer (uncredited)
 1952 Wait Till the Sun Shines, Nellie
Traveling Salesman (uncredited)
 1952 The Sniper
Man on Cable Car (uncredited)
 1952 The Pride of St. Louis
Waiter (uncredited)
 1952 The Wild North
Dealer (uncredited)
 1951 The Stu Erwin Show (TV Series)
Grocery Store Clerk
- In a Pickle (1951) ... Grocery Store Clerk
 1951 Street Bandits
Cal (uncredited)
 1951 The Unknown Man
Reporter (uncredited)
 1951 Roadblock
Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
 1951 Angels in the Outfield
Baseball Game Spectator (uncredited)
 1951 The People Against O'Hara
Preliminary Hearing Clerk (uncredited)
 1951 The Tall Target
Miller - Drummer in Ticket Line (uncredited)
 1951 Meet Me After the Show
Virgil the Bartender (uncredited)
 1951 Strangers on a Train
Blind Man (uncredited)
 1951 Night Into Morning
Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited)
 1950 Hunt the Man Down
Alice's Landlord (uncredited)
 1950 Branded
 1950 The Lone Ranger (TV Series)
Feeny McArdle / Claim Agent John
- Crime in Time (1950) ... Feeny McArdle (as John A. Butler)
- Gold Fever (1950) ... Claim Agent John (as John A. Butler)
 1950 I'll Get By
Man by Fireplace (uncredited)
 1950 Between Midnight and Dawn
Drunk (scenes deleted)
 1950 Three Secrets
Bartender (uncredited)
 1950 A Life of Her Own
Tobacco Shop Proprietor (uncredited)
 1950 Convicted
Convict Curly (uncredited)
 1950 The Lawless
Town Councilman (uncredited)
 1950 Code of the Silver Sage
Charley Speed
 1950 The Yellow Cab Man
 1950 Side Street
Elevator Man (uncredited)
 1949 Dear Wife
Bit part (uncredited)
 1949 The Reckless Moment
Pawnbroker (uncredited)
 1949 Sweet Cheat (Short)
Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
 1949 White Heat
Motorist at Gas Station (uncredited)
 1949 Special Agent
Sam McCreary - Barber (uncredited)
 1949 Too Late for Tears
Little Man Answering Phone (uncredited)
 1949 House of Strangers
Bartender (uncredited)
 1949 It Happens Every Spring
Fan Visiting with Debbie (uncredited)
 1949 Sorrowful Jones
Jack - Bettor on Green Demon (uncredited)
 1949 The Undercover Man
Grocer / Bookie (uncredited)
 1949 The Set-Up
Blind Man's Buddy (uncredited)
 1949 The Sun Comes Up
Hotel Attendant (uncredited)
 1949 Shockproof
Sam Green, Pawnbroker (uncredited)
 1948 Force of Evil
Banker (uncredited)
 1948 That Wonderful Urge
Process Server (uncredited)
 1948 Dream Girl
Shabby Little Man (uncredited)
 1948 Sinister Journey
 1948 Silent Conflict
 1948 Alias a Gentleman
Gimp (uncredited)
 1947 Killer McCoy
Doctor (uncredited)
 1947 The Senator Was Indiscreet
Reporter (uncredited)
 1947 Daisy Kenyon
First Cab Driver (uncredited)
 1947 Magic Town
Smoke Shop Counter Customer (uncredited)
 1944 Important Business (Short)
Man Who Shaves in Phone Booth (uncredited)
 1944 Main Street Today (Short)
Bald Man at Town Meeting (uncredited)
 1943 My Tomato (Short)
Cornelius Gidge (uncredited)
 1943 Slightly Dangerous
'Tribune' Reporter (uncredited)
 1942 Andy Hardy's Double Life
Mr. Wilkins, the Mailman (uncredited)
 1942 Northwest Rangers
Second Poker Dealer (uncredited)
 1942 Eyes in the Night
Taxicab Driver (uncredited)
 1942 The War Against Mrs. Hadley
Postman (uncredited)
 1942 Priorities on Parade
Riveter (uncredited)
 1942 Grand Central Murder
Train Conductor (uncredited)
 1942 The Courtship of Andy Hardy
Joe, the Postman (uncredited)
 1942 Don't Talk (Short)
Mike (uncredited)
 1942 Joe Smith, American
Elias Canfield (uncredited)
 1942 Fly-By-Night
Detective Jenks
 1941 Design for Scandal
Miner (uncredited)
 1941 Kathleen
Mac, Fish Store Proprietor (uncredited)
 1941 Cadet Girl
Undetermined Minor Role (scenes deleted)
 1941 Moon Over Her Shoulder
Wise Guy (uncredited)
 1941 Mob Town
 1941 We Go Fast
Driver from Red Zone (uncredited)
 1941 Dressed to Kill
Clerk in Clothing Store (uncredited)
 1941 Sucker List (Short)
Gus (uncredited)
 1941 Tight Shoes
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1941 Coffins on Wheels (Short)
Man Selling Wrecked Car (uncredited)
 1941 Men of Boys Town
Pawnbroker (uncredited)
 1941 Mr. District Attorney
Detective in Café (uncredited)
 1941 The Penalty
Arthur White, Man Who Got 12 Workers (uncredited)
 1941 Back Street
Mike (uncredited)
 1941 Buck Privates
Supply Sergeant (uncredited)
 1940 Behind the News
Skeptical Newspaper Editor (uncredited)
 1940 American Spoken Here (Short)
Man on Subway (uncredited)
 1940 Third Finger, Left Hand
Telegrapher at Railroad Station (uncredited)
 1940 Buyer Beware (Short)
Jerry (uncredited)
 1940 The Golden Fleecing
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
 1940 We Who Are Young
Mr. Peabody
 1940 Florian
Horse Peddlar (uncredited)
 1940 Edison, the Man
Mechanic (uncredited)
 1940 Jack Pot (Short)
Cafe Proprietor (uncredited)
 1940 Home Movies (Short)
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1940 The Man from Dakota
Voss - Prisoner (uncredited)
 1940 Know Your Money (Short)
Johnson (uncredited)
 1940 That Inferior Feeling (Short)
Desk Clerk (uncredited)
 1940 The Man Who Wouldn't Talk
John Finney (uncredited)
 1939 The Awful Goof (Short)
Passerby (uncredited)
 1939 Hollywood Cavalcade
Telegraph Operator (uncredited)
 1939 Pride of the Blue Grass
Mack Lowman
 1939 Think First (Short)
Clausen (uncredited)
 1939 Stop, Look and Love
Movie Patron (uncredited)
 1939 The Day of Rest (Short) (uncredited)
 1939 I Stole a Million
Logan - Cab Manager (uncredited)
 1939 Frontier Marshal
Harassed Man (uncredited)
 1939 They All Come Out
Jailer (uncredited)
 1939 Stronger Than Desire
Shopkeeper Having Camera (uncredited)
 1939 Torchy Runs for Mayor
Chuck Ball
 1939 Ex-Champ
Announcer (uncredited)
 1939 An Hour for Lunch (Short)
Harry - Greets Joe (uncredited)
 1939 Money to Loan (Short)
Joe Mello
 1938 Men of Steel (Short)
Foreman Who Demonstrates Washing Machine (uncredited)
 1938 Mental Poise (Short)
Patient (uncredited)
 1938 Opening Day (Short)
Heckler in Grandstand (uncredited)
 1938 Exposed
Wendell, Fish Company Owner (uncredited)
 1938 Young Dr. Kildare
Coronary Patient (uncredited)
 1938 How to Watch Football (Short)
Football Fan with Flask (uncredited)
 1938 The Mad Miss Manton
Waiter (uncredited)
 1938 The Affairs of Annabel
Scriptwriter (uncredited)
 1938 Cowboy from Brooklyn
Reporter at Train Station (uncredited)
 1938 Marie Antoinette
Second Municipal Taking the Young Dauphin (uncredited)
 1938 They're Always Caught (Short)
Montel - Concession Stand Owner (uncredited)
 1938 Come Across (Short)
Smitty (uncredited)
 1938 Accidents Will Happen
Cosgrove - Shoe Company Lawyer (uncredited)
 1938 What Price Safety! (Short)
Mr. Schlevecki (uncredited)
 1937 You're a Sweetheart
Waiter (uncredited)
 1937 Missing Witnesses
Prosecutor in Wagner Case (uncredited)
 1937 Expensive Husbands
Savage (scenes deleted)
 1937 Behind the Criminal (Short)
Pete - Alibi Witness (uncredited)
 1937 Soak the Poor (Short)
Schultz (uncredited)
 1937 The Go Getter
Ship Officer (uncredited)
 1937 Midnight Court
Kruger's Lawyer (uncredited)
 1937 Dick Tracy
Mr. Noble (uncredited)
 1937 The Great O'Malley
Prosecuting Attorney (uncredited)
 1937 Green Light
Driver in Traffic (uncredited)
 1937 Black Legion
Jenkins - Auto Salesman (uncredited)
 1936 Make Way for a Lady
Briggs (uncredited)
 1936 China Clipper
Second Commerce Inspector (uncredited)
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John A. Butler

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