Bruce Bennett

Herman Brix
Harold Herman Brix (May 19, 1906 – February 24, 2007), later known as Bruce Bennett, was an American actor and Olympic silver medalist in the shot put.wikipedia
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Hawk of the Wilderness

He also portrayed the titular hero in Republic's serial Hawk of the Wilderness.
Kioga is very similar to the character of Tarzan, whom Herman Brix had also played on film in the 1935 Edgar Rice Burroughs-produced serial The New Adventures of Tarzan.

Mildred Pierce (film)

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Bennett appeared in many films in the 1940s and early 1950s, including Sahara (1943) with Humphrey Bogart, Mildred Pierce (1945) with Joan Crawford, Nora Prentiss (1947) with Ann Sheridan, Dark Passage (1947) with Bogart and Lauren Bacall, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) with Bogart and Walter Huston, Mystery Street (1950) with Ricardo Montalban, Sudden Fear (1952) with Joan Crawford and Gloria Grahame and Strategic Air Command (1955) with James Stewart.
Mildred Pierce is a 1945 American film noir crime-drama directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Joan Crawford, Jack Carson and Zachary Scott, also featuring Eve Arden, Ann Blyth and Bruce Bennett.

Johnny Weissmuller

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Brix, however, broke his shoulder filming the 1931 football film Touchdown, so swimming champion Johnny Weissmuller replaced Brix and became a major star.
The author of Tarzan, Edgar Rice Burroughs, was pleased with Weissmuller, although he so hated the studio's depiction of a Tarzan who barely spoke English that he created his own concurrent Tarzan series filmed on location in Central American jungles and starring Herman Brix as a suitably articulate version of the character.

Touchdown (1931 film)

Touchdown
Brix, however, broke his shoulder filming the 1931 football film Touchdown, so swimming champion Johnny Weissmuller replaced Brix and became a major star.
Jim Thorpe and Herman Brix appear uncredited as unbilled football players.

Nora Prentiss

Bennett appeared in many films in the 1940s and early 1950s, including Sahara (1943) with Humphrey Bogart, Mildred Pierce (1945) with Joan Crawford, Nora Prentiss (1947) with Ann Sheridan, Dark Passage (1947) with Bogart and Lauren Bacall, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) with Bogart and Walter Huston, Mystery Street (1950) with Ricardo Montalban, Sudden Fear (1952) with Joan Crawford and Gloria Grahame and Strategic Air Command (1955) with James Stewart.
Nora Prentiss is a 1947 black-and-white drama film noir directed by Vincent Sherman, and starring Ann Sheridan, Kent Smith, Bruce Bennett and Robert Alda.

Tarzan

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In 1931, MGM, adapting author Edgar Rice Burroughs's popular Tarzan adventures for the screen, selected Brix to play the title character.
There were also several serials and features that competed with the main franchise, including Tarzan the Fearless (1933) starring Buster Crabbe and The New Adventures of Tarzan (1935) starring Herman Brix.

Mystery Street

Bennett appeared in many films in the 1940s and early 1950s, including Sahara (1943) with Humphrey Bogart, Mildred Pierce (1945) with Joan Crawford, Nora Prentiss (1947) with Ann Sheridan, Dark Passage (1947) with Bogart and Lauren Bacall, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) with Bogart and Walter Huston, Mystery Street (1950) with Ricardo Montalban, Sudden Fear (1952) with Joan Crawford and Gloria Grahame and Strategic Air Command (1955) with James Stewart. The Washington Post noted, "Bennett moved into grittier roles in the late 1940s and early 1950s, playing a detective in William Castle's Undertow and a forensic scientist who helps solve a crime in John Sturges' Mystery Street. He also portrayed an ageing baseball player in Angels in the Outfield (1951).
The film features Ricardo Montalban, Sally Forrest, Bruce Bennett, and Elsa Lanchester.

Dark Passage (film)

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Bennett appeared in many films in the 1940s and early 1950s, including Sahara (1943) with Humphrey Bogart, Mildred Pierce (1945) with Joan Crawford, Nora Prentiss (1947) with Ann Sheridan, Dark Passage (1947) with Bogart and Lauren Bacall, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) with Bogart and Walter Huston, Mystery Street (1950) with Ricardo Montalban, Sudden Fear (1952) with Joan Crawford and Gloria Grahame and Strategic Air Command (1955) with James Stewart.
Bruce Bennett as Bob

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (film)

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Bennett appeared in many films in the 1940s and early 1950s, including Sahara (1943) with Humphrey Bogart, Mildred Pierce (1945) with Joan Crawford, Nora Prentiss (1947) with Ann Sheridan, Dark Passage (1947) with Bogart and Lauren Bacall, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) with Bogart and Walter Huston, Mystery Street (1950) with Ricardo Montalban, Sudden Fear (1952) with Joan Crawford and Gloria Grahame and Strategic Air Command (1955) with James Stewart.
Curtin, while on a resupply trip to Durango, is spotted making purchases by a Texas fortune hunter named Cody (Bruce Bennett).

Sudden Fear

Bennett appeared in many films in the 1940s and early 1950s, including Sahara (1943) with Humphrey Bogart, Mildred Pierce (1945) with Joan Crawford, Nora Prentiss (1947) with Ann Sheridan, Dark Passage (1947) with Bogart and Lauren Bacall, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) with Bogart and Walter Huston, Mystery Street (1950) with Ricardo Montalban, Sudden Fear (1952) with Joan Crawford and Gloria Grahame and Strategic Air Command (1955) with James Stewart.
Bruce Bennett as Steve Kearney

Fiend of Dope Island

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Two films from this period are The Alligator People (1959) and the Fiend of Dope Island (filmed 1959, released 1961).
It starred and was co-written by Bruce Bennett and was the final film directed by Nate Watt.

The Alligator People

Alligator People
Two films from this period are The Alligator People (1959) and the Fiend of Dope Island (filmed 1959, released 1961).
It stars Beverly Garland, Bruce Bennett and Lon Chaney Jr. This film was the penultimate feature directed by Del Ruth, and quite different than those of his days at Warner Bros.

Sahara (1943 American film)

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Bennett appeared in many films in the 1940s and early 1950s, including Sahara (1943) with Humphrey Bogart, Mildred Pierce (1945) with Joan Crawford, Nora Prentiss (1947) with Ann Sheridan, Dark Passage (1947) with Bogart and Lauren Bacall, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) with Bogart and Walter Huston, Mystery Street (1950) with Ricardo Montalban, Sudden Fear (1952) with Joan Crawford and Gloria Grahame and Strategic Air Command (1955) with James Stewart.
He persuades the others to make a stand to delay the Germans while Waco (Bruce Bennett) takes the half-track in search of reinforcements.

Angels in the Outfield (1951 film)

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The Washington Post noted, "Bennett moved into grittier roles in the late 1940s and early 1950s, playing a detective in William Castle's Undertow and a forensic scientist who helps solve a crime in John Sturges' Mystery Street. He also portrayed an ageing baseball player in Angels in the Outfield (1951).
Bruce Bennett as Saul Hellman

The New Adventures of Tarzan

The finished film, The New Adventures of Tarzan, was released in 1935 by Burroughs-Tarzan, and offered to theatres as a 12-chapter serial or a seven-reel feature.
The New Adventures of Tarzan is a 1935 American film serial in 12 chapters starring Herman Brix.

Strategic Air Command (film)

Strategic Air Command
Bennett appeared in many films in the 1940s and early 1950s, including Sahara (1943) with Humphrey Bogart, Mildred Pierce (1945) with Joan Crawford, Nora Prentiss (1947) with Ann Sheridan, Dark Passage (1947) with Bogart and Lauren Bacall, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) with Bogart and Walter Huston, Mystery Street (1950) with Ricardo Montalban, Sudden Fear (1952) with Joan Crawford and Gloria Grahame and Strategic Air Command (1955) with James Stewart.
Bruce Bennett as Major General Espy

A Million to One (film)

A Million to One
A Million to One (1937) as Johnny Kent (as Herman Brix)
The film stars Bruce Bennett, Joan Fontaine, Reed Howes, Monte Blue, Kenneth Harlan and Suzanne Kaaren.

Daredevils of the Red Circle

Daredevils of the Red Circle (1939) as Tiny Dawson (as Herman Brix)
Daredevils of the Red Circle (1939) is a 12-Chapter Republic Movie Serial starring Charles Quigley, David Sharpe, Herman Brix (better known under his subsequent stage name, Bruce Bennett), Carole Landis, Miles Mander (in a dual role) and Charles Middleton.

The Fighting Devil Dogs

Fighting Devil Dogs (1938, Serial) as Lieutenant Frank Corby (as Herman Brix)
The Fighting Devil Dogs (1938) is a 12-chapter Republic movie serial starring Lee Powell and Herman Brix, the latter better known by his later stage name, Bruce Bennett.

The Lone Ranger (serial)

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The Lone Ranger (1938, Serial) as Bert Rogers (as Herman Brix)
Herman Brix as Bert Rogers, a Texan fighting against Smith who may be the Lone Ranger

You Can't Buy Everything

You Can't Buy Everything (1934) as Bank Clerk (uncredited)
Bruce Bennett as Bank Clerk (uncredited)

Sky Racket

Sky Racket (1937) as Eric Lane - Agent 17 (as Herman Brix)
Sky Racket is a 1937 American drama film directed by Sam Katzman and starring Bruce Bennett, Joan Barclay, and Duncan Renaldo.

Million Dollar Racket

Million Dollar Racket (1937) as Lawrence 'Larry' Duane (as Herman Brix)
Million Dollar Racket is a 1937 American film starring Herman Brix.

Two Minutes to Play

Two Minutes to Play (1936) as Martin Granville (as Herman Brix)
Herman Brix – Martin Granville