Arthur Franz1920 — 2006 Age: 86 years old
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Arthur Franz (February 29, 1920 in Perth Amboy, New Jersey – June 17, 2006) was a B-movie actor whose most notable role was as Lieutenant, Junior Grade H. Paynter, Jr. in The Caine Mutiny. He also appeared in Roseanna McCoy (1949), Invaders from Mars (1953), Abbott and Costello Meet the Invisible Man (1951) and The Unholy Wife (1957), among others. In The Sniper (1952), he played a rare movie lead in the film's title role as a tormented killer. In addition to films, Franz was a familiar face on American television, appearing on dozen of television programs including Crossroads, Perry Mason, The F.B.I., The Mod Squad, Custer, The Virginian and Rawhide. Franz portrayed Congressman Charles A. Halleck in the 1974, made for TV film, The Missiles of October. Franz's last film role was in That Championship Season in 1982. Franz's interest in acting developed when he was a high school student. During World War II, Franz served as a B-24 Liberator navigator in the United States Army Air Forces. He was shot down over Romania and incarcerated in a POW camp, from which he escaped. Franz died in Oxnard, California at the age of 86 from emphysema and heart disease. Description above from the Wikipedia article Arthur Franz, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.
February 29, 1920, Perth Amboy, New Jersey, USA
June 16, 2006
1949 Sands of Iwo JimaCpl. Robert Dunne / Narrator 1951 Abbott and Costello Meet the Invisible ManTommy Nelson 1952 The SniperEdward "Eddie" Miller 1952 Submarine CommandLt. Arnie Carlson 1953 Invaders from MarsDr. Stuart Kelston 1954 The Caine MutinyLt. JG H. Paynter Jr. 1956 Beyond a Reasonable DoubtBob Hale 1958 The Young LionsLt. Green 1958 Monster on the CampusDonald Blake 1959 The Atomic SubmarineRichard "Reef" Holloway 1964 The CarpetbaggersMorrissey 1966 Alvarez KellyCapt. Towers 1968 AnzioMaj. Gen. Luke Howard 1971 The Million Dollar DuckProsecutor (uncredited) 1975 The 'Human' FactorGen. FullerLimited to the 15 most popular items