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Albert J. Smith (I) (1894–1939)

Standing head and shoulders over the 'he-men' of the silent era, Smith was never a pleasant person to encounter for a B-movie hero. Sneering and villainous, Smith played in a number of Westerns and serials from 1921 to 1937, most notably "The Terror Trail" which played for 18-chapters. He later played the role of sheriff or deputy in a handful of ... See full bio »
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 1937 Prairie Thunder
 1937 The Gold Racket
 1936 Code of the Range
Barney Ross
 1936 Alibi for Murder
Mike (uncredited)
 1936 Two-Fisted Gentleman
 1936 Shakedown
 1936 The King Steps Out
Announcer (uncredited)
 1936 Pride of the Marines
Conductor (uncredited)
 1936 Sutter's Gold
Man (uncredited)
 1935 Love Me Forever
Henchman / Head Carpenter (uncredited)
 1934 Mills of the Gods
 1934 The Westerner
 1934 Prescott Kid
Henchman Frazier
 1934 Most Precious Thing in Life
Man at Football Game (uncredited)
 1934 Honor of the Range
Henchman Smoky (as Al Smith)
 1934 Madame Spy
 1933 Thrill Hunter
Sheriff (as Al Smith)
 1933 The Telegraph Trail
Gus Lynch
 1932 Forbidden Trail
Burke (as Al Smith)
 1932 Between Fighting Men
Butch Martin
 1932 The Last Man
 1932 McKenna of the Mounted
Sgt. Maj. Hawley (uncredited)
 1932 The Last Mile
Drake.. Guard
 1932 Hello Trouble
Jim Vaughn (as Al Smith)
 1932 Dynamite Ranch
Henchman Red (as Al Smith)
 1932 Border Devils
Inspector Bell (as Albert Smith)
 1932 One Man Law
Carver (uncredited)
 1931 Branded
Joe Moore (as Al Smith)
 1931 Lightning Flyer
 1931 Desert Vengeance
McBride (as Al Smith)
 1930 Shadow Ranch
Dan Blake (as Al Smith)
 1930 Half Pint Polly (Short)
Henchman (uncredited)
 1929 The Drifter
Pete Lawson (as Al Smith)
 1929 Outlawed
Dervish (as Al Smith)
 1929 Fury of the Wild
Red Hawkins
 1928 The Gate Crasher
Pedro (as Al Smith)
 1928 Tracked
Lem Hardy (as Al Smith)
 1928 Dog Justice
Pierre La Grande (prospector) (as Al Smith)
 1928 Law of Fear
Steve Benton / The Hunchbacked Masked Bandit (as Al Smith)
 1927 The Swift Shadow
Butch Kemp (as Al Smith)
 1927 The Man Tamer (Short)
Stave Quinlan (uncredited)
 1927 Perils of the Jungle
Brute Hanley
 1927 The Western Rover
Bud Barstry
 1927 Hills of Peril
 1927 Where Trails Begin
Bruce Hodges
 1927 Hard Fists
Charles Crane
 1927 Red Clay
Jack Burr
 1927 Whispering Sage
Ed Fallows
 1926 The Call of the Wilderness
Red Morgan (as Al Smith)
 1926 The Silent Flyer
Jack Hutchins
 1926 Speed Crazed
Dave Marker
 1926 The Saddle Tramp (Short)
 1926 Scotty of the Scouts
Eric Jandrau (as Albert Smith)
 1926 Strings of Steel
Peter Allen
 1925 The Scarlet Streak
Count 'K' (as Al Smith)
 1925 The Ace of Spades
Joe Deneen
 1925 The Circus Cyclone
Steve Brant
 1925 The Meddler
Bud Meyers
 1925 Blood and Steel
 1925 Straight Through
 1925 Barriers of the Law
Aide to Redding
 1925 The Taming of the West
Lafe Conners
 1924 The Sunset Trail
Dick Fenlow
 1924 The Measure of a Man
Jack Flack
 1924/I Big Timber
Fred Hampden
 1924 Blue Wing's Revenge (Short)
The Post Commandant
 1924 The Fast Express
Edward Winston
 1923 The Steel Trail
Ralph Dayton
 1923 In the Days of Daniel Boone
Captain Charles Redmond
 1923 The Eagle's Talons
Thorne's henchman
 1923 The Secret Code (Short)
 1923 Wolf Tracks
'Wolf' Santell
 1923 Hearts of Oak (Short)
The Ruthless Contractor
 1922 Timberland Treachery (Short)
Caswell (as Al Smith)
 1922 The Radio King
Renally (as Al Smith)
 1922 Giants of the Open (Short)
 1921 Roaring Waters (Short)
 1921 Terror Trail
Hunch Henderson
 1921 The Shadow of Suspicion (Short)
The Outlaw (as Al Smith)
 1921 The Man Trackers
Hanley (as Al Smith)
 1921 The Heart of Arizona (Short) (as Al J. Smith)
 1921 The Diamond Queen
Professor Ramsey (as Al Smith)

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