Harry Guardino

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Harry Guardino (December 23, 1925—July 17, 1995) was an American actor whose career spanned from the early 1950s to the early 1990s. In 1964, he was cast in a short-lived CBS series entitled The Reporter, a drama about a hard-hitting investigative journalist named Danny Taylor. His principal co-star was Gary Merrill as city editor Lou Sheldon. Born in Brooklyn, New York, Guardino appeared on stage, in films, and on television. His Broadway theatre credits included A Hatful of Rain, One More River (earning a Tony Award nomination for Best Featured Actor in a Play for his performance), Anyone Can Whistle, The Rose Tattoo, The Seven Descents of Myrtle, and Woman of the Year. Guardino's other film credits include Houseboat, Pork Chop Hill (about the Korean War), The Five Pennies, King of Kings, Madigan, Lovers and Other Strangers, and Dirty Harry. He was nominated twice for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor. He guest starred on John Cassavetes's 1959-1960 series, Johnny Staccato, the story of a pianist/private detective in New York City. In 1960, Guardino appeared as Johnny Caldwell in the episodes "Perilous Passage", "The O'Mara's Ladies", and "Daughter of the Sioux" in the NBC western series Overland Trail starring William Bendix and Doug McClure. McClure two years later would join the long-running The Virginian series on NBC after a preceding stint on the CBS detective series Checkmate (TV series). Guardino had a continuing role as Perry Mason's nemesis, Hamilton Burger, in the 1973 television series The New Perry Mason and a recurring role on Angela Lansbury's Murder, She Wrote. He made guest appearances in dozens of television series, including Studio One, Target: The Corruptors!, The Eleventh Hour, Alfred Hitchcock Presents, Kraft Television Theatre, Playhouse 90, Dr. Kildare, The Lloyd Bridges Show, Route 66, Ben Casey, Hawaii Five-O, Love, American Style, The Greatest Show on Earth, Kojak, The Streets of San Francisco, Jake and the Fatman, and Cheers. He had the lead role of Det. Lee Gordon in the 1969 made-for-television suspense film The Lonely Profession. Guardino died at the age of sixty-nine of lung cancer in Palm Springs, California.

Most Popular Harry Guardino Trailers

Total trailers found: 32

Dirty Harry Trailer (1971)

21 December 1971

When a madman dubbed 'Scorpio' terrorizes San Francisco, hard-nosed cop, Harry Callahan – famous for his take-no-prisoners approach to law enforcement – is tasked with hunting down the psychopath.

The Enforcer Trailer (1976)

20 December 1976

Dirty Harry Callahan returns again, this time saddled with a rookie female partner. Together, they must stop a terrorist group consisting of angry Vietnam veterans.

King of Kings Trailer (1961)

11 October 1961

Who is Jesus, and why does he impact all he meets? He is respected and reviled, emulated and accused, beloved, betrayed, and finally crucified.

St. Ives Trailer (1976)

01 August 1976

A dabbler-in-crime and his assistant hire an ex-police reporter to recover some stolen papers.

Capone Trailer (1975)

16 April 1975

The story of the rise and fall of the infamous Chicago gangster Al Capone and the control he exhibited over the city during the prohibition years.

Pork Chop Hill Trailer (1959)

29 May 1959

American GI's must retake a barren hill in Korea that has been overrun by Red Chinese troops. The ensuing battle becomes a meat grinder for American and Chinese alike.

Any Which Way You Can Trailer (1980)

17 December 1980

Philo takes part in a bare knuckle fight - as he does - to make some more money than he can earn from his car repair business.

Madigan Trailer (1968)

29 March 1968

Policemen Bonaro and Madigan lose their guns to fugitive Barney Benesch. As compensation, the two NYC detectives are given a weekend to bring Benesch to justice.

Houseboat Trailer (1958)

19 November 1958

An Italian socialite on the run signs on as housekeeper for a widower with three children.

The Five Pennies Trailer (1959)

01 January 1959

The musical biopic of jazz great Red Nichols features a healthy dose of melodrama along with the melodies.

The Treasure of San Gennaro Trailer (1966)

01 January 1966

A pair of Americans want to perform the greatest robbery: the treasure of San Genaro, in Napoli.

Hell Is for Heroes Trailer (1962)

26 June 1962

World War II drama where the action centers around a single maneuver by a squad of GIs in retaliation against the force of the German Siegfried line.

Matilda Trailer (1978)

22 June 1978

A small-time talent agent discovers an amazing boxing kangaroo and figures to use it as his stepping-stone into the big time.

Lovers and Other Strangers Trailer (1970)

12 August 1970

Mike Vecchio and Susan Henderson are preparing for their upcoming wedding. However, they seem to be the only two people at the wedding that are happy.

The Last Child Trailer (1971)

05 October 1971

In a badly-overpopulated future, where each couple is only allowed one child and where people over 65 are forbidden medical care under a very draconian set of laws, a young couple, pregnant with their second child (the first died shortly after birth) enlist the help of an elderly former US Senator to help them escape to Canada.

Flesh and Fury Trailer (1952)

27 March 1952

Deaf boxer Paul Callan captures the interest of gold-digging blonde Sonya Bartow and retired fight manager 'Pop' Richardson.

The Adventures of Bullwhip Griffin Trailer (1967)

08 March 1967

Boston proper meets the Wild West as Roddy McDowall, Suzanne Pleshette, and Karl Malden star in a fish-out-of-water comedy for everyone! To restore his family's lost wealth, a young Boston lad stows away on a ship bound for the California Gold Rush.

Street Killing Trailer (1976)

12 September 1976

In this detective drama, a prosecutor investigates a murder and finds that it is connected to a recent mugging.

Red Sky At Morning Trailer (1971)

12 May 1971

Before going off to World War II, Frank Arnold (Richard Crenna) relocates his wife, Ann (Claire Bloom), and son, Joshua (Richard Thomas), to New Mexico.

5 Branded Women Trailer (1960)

15 March 1960

Yugoslav partisans grimly crop the hair of a village quintet of women believed to have consorted with the occupational Nazis.

Hold Back Tomorrow Trailer (1955)

01 November 1955

Suicidal hooker Cleo Moore agrees to spend the night with condemned prisoner John Agar in this Hugo Haas film noir.

Valley of Mystery Trailer (1967)

29 September 1967

A Meridian Airlines flight from Miami to Caracas crashes in the Venezuelan jungle, stranding 130 passengers and crew in hostile surroundings.

The Hell with Heroes Trailer (1968)

28 August 1968

In 1946 North Africa, two former US Air Force pilots are forced to work for an international smuggler to get money needed for their return to civilian life after fighting in World War II.

Jigsaw Trailer (1968)

05 June 1968

After inadvertently ingesting some sugar laced with LSD, a man wakes up with amnesia and in the middle of a murder plot.

Fist of Honor Trailer (1993)

19 May 1993

As two rival Godfathers view to take control of the city, a hot-tempered family member kills two relatives of the opposing family, breaking the "Truce of Honor".

Whiffs Trailer (1975)

15 October 1975

Elliott Gould steals Army nerve gas to help him rob banks when he’s kicked out of the military after 15 years of service as a human guinea pig in its chemical warfare experiments.

The Pigeon That Took Rome Trailer (1962)

19 June 1962

An American Infantry officer assigned to a cloak-and-dagger role in Rome uses homing pigeons for outside contact, with humorous results.

Rhino! Trailer (1964)

20 May 1964

A zoologist working to save the endangered animals of africa has problems with poachers and local tribesmen who don't understand his methods.

Contract on Cherry Street Trailer (1977)

19 November 1977

A policeman devises an unorthodox plan for bringing criminals to justice after his partner is brutally gunned down.

They Only Kill Their Masters Trailer (1972)

22 November 1972

An enigmatic young woman has been murdered in a small California coast town. The investigation by the local sheriff uncovers a complex web of relationships centering on the victim; the scattered trail of evidence ranges from a mysterious photograph to the victim's own dog.

Get Christie Love! Trailer (1974)

22 January 1974

Get Christie Love! is a 1974 made-for-television film starring Teresa Graves as an undercover female police detective who is determined to overthrow a drug ring.

The Neon Empire Trailer (1989)

27 September 1989

New York mobster Junior Moloff begins plans to transform Las Vegas into a mecca of prostitution and gambling.