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  • Hold Back the Dawn

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  • On Dangerous Ground

  • Salome, Where She Danced

  • The Desperado

  • Ballad of a Gunfighter

  • Union Pacific

  • Pittsburgh

  • Tarantula

  • Viva Zapata!

  • Carnival in Costa Rica

  • The Deep Six

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Nestor Paiva Movies

  • Profession: Actor
  • Born: Jun 30, 1905
  • Died: Sep 9, 1966
  • Biography: Nestor Paiva had the indeterminate ethnic features and gift for dialects that enabled him to play virtually every nationality. Though frequently pegged as a Spaniard, a Greek, a Portuguese, an Italian, an Arab, an even (on radio, at least) an... Continued
Movie Role(s) Year
Mighty Joe Young Brown / Brown 1998
Can-Can Bailiff 1960
All That Heaven Allows Manuel / Manuel 1956
Creature from the Black Lagoon Lucas 1954
Call Me Madam Miccoli 1953
With a Song in My Heart Doctor / Doctor 1952
5 Fingers Turkish Ambassador 1952
On Dangerous Ground Bagganierri / Bagganierri 1952
Viva Zapata! New General / New General 1952
The Great Caruso Egisto Barretto 1951
The Inspector General Gregor 1949
Follow Me Quietly Benny / Benny 1949
Joan of Arc Henry Le Royer / Henry Le Royer 1948
Road to Rio Cardoso 1947
Ramrod Curley 1947
Humoresque Orchestra Leader 1946
Road to Utopia McGurk 1946
A Thousand and One Nights Kahim 1945
The Southerner Bartender 1945
The Song of Bernadette Baker / Baker 1943
Background to Danger 1943
The Road to Morocco Arab Sausage Vendor / Arab Sausage Vendor 1942
Reap the Wild Wind Man with Suspenders / Man with Suspenders 1942
Hold Back the Dawn Flores 1941
Santa Fe Trail Agitator / Agitator 1940
Another Thin Man Headwaiter / Headwaiter 1939
Bachelor Mother 1939
Tarantula Sheriff Jack Andrews
Girls! Girls! Girls! Mr. Morgan / Mr. Morgan
Les Girls Spanish Peasant Man / Spanish Peasant Man
Young Man With a Horn Louis Galba
Four Guns to the Border Greasy / Greasy
Alias Jesse James Bixby / Bixby
Revenge of the Creature Lucas
Comanche Puffer
New York Confidential Martinelli
Casanova's Big Night Gnocchi / Gnocchi
Jivaro Jacque
Hell on Frisco Bay Lou Fiaschetti
Ballad of a Gunfighter Padre / Padre
The Three Stooges in Orbit Chairman
The Left-Handed Gun Maxwell
The Lady Takes a Flyer Childreth
The Deep Six Pappa Tatos
Arise, My Love Uniformed clerk / Uniformed clerk
Primrose Path
Mara Maru Capt. Van Hoten
Double Dynamite Bookie / Bookie
Rope of Sand Ship's Captain / Ship's Captain
Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House Joe Appolionion
Badman's Territory Sam Bass
The Purple Heart Francisco De Los Santos / Francisco De Los Santos
The Dancing Masters Silvio
Johnny Eager Tony / Tony
Hold That Ghost Glum / Glum
Pot O' Gold Guide / Guide
Northwest Mounted Police Half-breed / Half-breed
They Knew What They Wanted Pal at Table / Pal at Table
The Desperado Capt. Thornton
Killer Ape Andrews
Prisoners of the Casbah Marouf
The Bandits of Corsica Lorenzo
The Spirit Is Willing Felicity's Father
Jesse James Meets Frankenstein's Daughter
Frontier Uprising Montalvo
Pier 5, Havana Lopez
South Pacific Trail Carlos Alvarez
The Fabulous Senorita Jose Rodriguez
A Millionaire for Christy Mr. Rapello
Flame of Stamboul Willie
A Likely Story Tiny
Carnival in Costa Rica Father Rafael
Oh, You Beautiful Doll Lucca
Angels Alley Tony "Piggy" Locarno
Mr. Reckless Gus
The Girl From Alaska Geroux / Geroux
The Lady Has Plans Portuguese Porter / Portuguese Porter
Timber Jules Fabian
Robin Hood of Monterey
The Lone Wolf in Mexico Carlos Rodriguez / Carlos Rodriguez
The Trouble with Women Tony / Tony
The Last Crooked Mile Ferrara
A Medal for Benny Frank Alviso / Frank Alviso
Along the Navajo Trail Janza
Nob Hill Luigi
Salome, Where She Danced Panatela
The Lady Pays Off Manuel
Beau Geste Corporal Golas / Corporal Golas
Union Pacific C.P. Conductor / C.P. Conductor
Midnight Woman's escort / Woman's escort
Contact Man Karl
The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse Miguel
The Hard Way Max Wade
The Paleface Patient
The Sea Hawk Slavemaster / Slavemaster
They Saved Hitler's Brain Police Chief Alaniz
Vice Raid Frank Burke
Kismet Captain of Police / Captain of Police
Pittsburgh Barney, restaurateur
The Marines Fly High Pedro Fernandez
My Favorite Spy Fire Chief