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Buck Harrington (1895–1971)

Buck Harrington was born on March 18, 1895 in Iowa, USA as Syril J. Harrington. He was an actor, known for Shake Hands with Murder (1944), Vertigo (1958) and Hang 'Em High (1968). He died on February 2, 1971 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1968 Hang 'Em High
Hanging Spectator (uncredited)
 1966 A Big Hand for the Little Lady
Barfly (uncredited)
 1966 Batman (TV Series)
Theatre Patron
- Death in Slow Motion (1966) ... Theatre Patron (uncredited)
 1966 Gunpoint
Barfly (uncredited)
 1964 Robin and the 7 Hoods
Passerby (uncredited)
 1963 Bonanza (TV Series)
Boxing Spectator
- A Woman Lost (1963) ... Boxing Spectator (uncredited)
 1963 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Audience Member
- He's Alive (1963) ... Audience Member (uncredited)
 1962 The Music Man
Townsman (uncredited)
 1961 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (TV Series)
Barfly / Trial Spectator
- Until Proven Guilty (1961) ... Barfly (uncredited)
- Terror in the Desert (1961) ... Trial Spectator (uncredited)
 1961 Checkmate (TV Series)
Studio Guard
- Melody for Murder (1961) ... Studio Guard
 1958 Frontier Doctor (TV Series)
- Queen of the Cimarron (1958) ... Barfly (uncredited)
 1958 Vertigo
Elster's Gateman (uncredited)
 1957 Circus Boy (TV Series)
Election Committee Member
- The Judge's Boy (1957) ... Election Committee Member (uncredited)
 1956 Glory
Derby Spectator (uncredited)
 1955 The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing
Man in Audience (uncredited)
 1953 Old Overland Trail
Townsman (uncredited)
 1952 Just for You
Police Sergeant (uncredited)
 1951 Rhubarb
Proprietor (uncredited)
 1950 Montana
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1949 A Dangerous Profession
Prisoner (uncredited)
 1948 Green Grass of Wyoming
Race Spectator (uncredited)
 1948 Call Northside 777
Bartender (uncredited)
 1946 The Mysterious Mr. M
Bus-Ticket-Taker (uncredited)
 1946 The Kid from Brooklyn
Fight Spectator (uncredited)
 1945 Duffy's Tavern
Customer (uncredited)
 1944 The Doughgirls (uncredited)
 1944 Shake Hands with Murder
Police Sergeant

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