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James Cardwell (1921–1954)

Eager young James (aka Jimmy) Cardwell had an auspicious beginning and showed great promise in 1940s films. Dark-haired and thick-browed with an earnest, boyish look and set-jawed handsomeness that could remind someone of a John Garfield type, he couldn't have started off much better than by playing a young, heroic war casualty as one of The ... See full bio »

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He Walked by Night
He Walked by Night Police Sgt. Chuck Jones
The Sullivans
The Sullivans George Thomas Sullivan
A Walk in the Sun
A Walk in the Sun Sgt. Hoskins
The Shanghai Cobra
The Shanghai Cobra Ned Stewart


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 1954 Them!
Officer (uncredited)
 1953-1954 City Detective (TV Series)
Harding / Hubner
- Midnight Auto Supply (1954) ... Harding
- The Corpse on the Carousel (1953) ... Hubner
 1950 The Arizona Cowboy
Hugh Davenport
 1949 And Baby Makes Three
Motorcycle Cop (uncredited)
 1949 Tokyo Joe
Military Police Captain (uncredited)
 1949 San Antone Ambush
Clint Wheeler
 1949 Down Dakota Way
Saunders (McKenzie's Foreman)
 1948 Trouble Preferred
Hal 'Tuffy' Tucker
 1948 Parole, Inc.
Duke Vigili
 1948 Harpoon
Red Dorsett Jr.
 1948 Daredevils of the Clouds
Johnny Martin
 1948 King of the Gamblers
'Speed' Lacey
 1947 Robin Hood of Texas
Duke Mantel
 1947 It Happened on Fifth Avenue
Young Man (uncredited)
 1947 The Devil on Wheels
Jeff Clark
 1946 The Missing Lady
Terry Blake
 1946 Behind the Mask
Jeff Mann
 1946 Fear
Ben - a Student
 1945 Voice of the Whistler
Fred (Doc) Graham
 1944 Sweet and Low-Down
Johnny Birch
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