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Marjorie Main

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Also Known As: Died: April 10, 1975
Born: February 24, 1890 Cause of Death: cancer
Birth Place: Acton, Indiana, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

That's Entertainment! III (1994) as Song Performer
Classic musical numbers and rare behind-the-scenes footage show how MGM created the screen''s greatest musicals. Featuring clips with Gene Kelly, Lena Horne and Debbie Reynolds.
The Kettles on Old MacDonald's Farm (1957) as Ma Kettle
Ma and Pa do their bit to hook lumberman Brad Johnson up with spoiled socialite Sally Flemming. Ma teaches Sally how to behave like a hick so she'll be compatible with Brad.
The Kettles in the Ozarks (1956) as Ma Kettle
Ma and the kids head back to the Ozarks for a visit with Uncle Sedge (essentially a Pa Kettle replacement). He's working his way through a twenty years long relationship with Miss Bedelia Baines.
Friendly Persuasion (1956) as Widow Hudspeth
A peaceful Quaker family's sanctity is tested during the Civil War.
Ma and Pa Kettle at Waikiki (1955) as Ma Kettle
Ma and Pa, along with daughter Rosie, go off to Hawaii in answer to cousin Rodney's call for help running his pineapple farm while he recovers from an illness. Pa soon causes a major explosion and gets himself kidnapped.
Rose Marie (1954) as Lady Jane Dunstock
A trapper''s daughter is torn between the Mountie who wants to civilize her and a dashing prospector.
Ricochet Romance (1954) as Pansy Jones
The Long, Long Trailer (1954) as Mrs. Hittaway
Life on the road isn''t what it''s cracked up to be when a honeymooning couple invests in an oversized motor home.
Ma and Pa Kettle at Home (1954) as Ma Kettle
The Ozark farmers try to clean up their act to help their son win a college scholarship.
Ma and Pa Kettle on Vacation (1953) as Ma Kettle
The Kettles are in Paris along with their daughter-in-law's parents the Parkers. Pa tries to buy racy postcards. He also gets in big trouble when he is given a letter to deliver to Adolph Wade, a spy who gets killed by spies Inez and Cyrus Kraft.
Fast Company (1953) as Ma Parkson
The heiress to a racing stable uncovers underhanded dealings.
Ma and Pa Kettle at the Fair (1952) as Ma Kettle
The hillbilly farmers try to raise money to send their daughter to college.
The Belle of New York (1952) as Mrs. Phineas Hill
A turn-of-the-century playboy courts a Salvation Army girl.
It's a Big Country: An American Anthology (1952) as Mrs. Wrenley
Seven stories celebrate the glorious diversity of American life.
Ma and Pa Kettle Back on the Farm (1951) as Ma Kettle
The hillbilly farmers take off in search of uranium.
The Law and the Lady (1951) as Mrs. [Julia] Wortin
A society jewel thief falls for one of her marks.
Mr. Imperium (1951) as Mrs. Cabot
An exiled king and a film star try to rekindle a romance from the past.
Ma and Pa Kettle Go to Town (1950) as Ma Kettle
The hillbilly farmers win a contest and take off for New York City.
Summer Stock (1950) as Esme
A farmer gets sucked into show business when a theatrical troupe invades her farm.
Mrs. O'Malley and Mr. Malone (1950) as Hattie O'Malley
A lawyer and a widow encounter murder on a train ride.
Ma and Pa Kettle (1949) as Ma Kettle
On the verge of eviction, the hillbilly family wins a slogan contest and moves into an automated home.
Big Jack (1949) as Flapjack Kate
A pair of thieves swindle their way through the gay ''''90s.
Feudin', Fussin and A-Fightin' (1948) as Maribel Matthews
Small towners kidnap a salesman to help them win a race against their rivals.
The Wistful Widow of Wagon Gap (1947) as Widow Hawkins
The Egg and I (1947) as Ma Kettle
Newlywed city slickers decide to give country life a try as chicken farmers.
The Harvey Girls (1946) as Sonora Cassidy
Straitlaced waitresses battle saloon girls to win the West for domesticity.
The Show-Off (1946) as Mrs. Fisher
A man''''s loud-mouthed bumbling almost ruins his new wife''''s family.
Bad Bascomb (1946) as Abbey Hanks
A western bandit is reformed by his love for a little girl.
Undercurrent (1946) as Lucy
A sheltered woman realizes that either her husband or his mysterious brother is a psychopath.
Murder, He Says (1945) as Mamie Fleagle Smithers Johnson
A pollster stumbles on a family of small-town killers.
Gentle Annie (1944) as Annie [Muddy] Goss
A frontierswoman turns her family into a band of bank robbers.
Rationing (1944) as Iris Tuttle
A small-town butcher has problems coping with meat rationing.
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944) as Katie, maid
Young love and childish fears highlight a year in the life of a turn-of-the-century family.
Johnny Come Lately (1943) as Gashouse Mary
Heaven Can Wait (1943) as Mrs. Strabel
An old roué arrives in Hades to review his life with Satan, who will rule on his eligibility to enter the Underworld.
We Were Dancing (1942) as Judge Sidney Hawkes
A Polish princess gives up society for the love of a gigolo.
The Bugle Sounds (1942) as Susie
An old-time cavalry sergeant's resistance to change could cost him his post.
Tish (1942) as Letitia "Tish" Carberry
Three small-town spinsters adopt a baby.
Jackass Mail (1942) as Clementine "Tiny" Tucker
A horse thief marries for profit, but doesn't reckon with his wife's determination to reform him.
The Affairs of Martha (1942) as Mrs. McKissick
A servant's scandalous novel lands her employers in hot water.
Tennessee Johnson (1942) as Mrs. Fisher
Biography of Andrew Johnson, who followed Abraham Lincoln into office and became the first U.S. president ever to be impeached.
The Trial of Mary Dugan (1941) as Mrs. Collins
The Wild Man of Borneo (1941) as Irma
A braggart masquerades as a primitive throwback.
A Woman's Face (1941) as Emma Kristiansdotter
Plastic surgery gives a scarred female criminal a new outlook on life.
Barnacle Bill (1941) as Marge Cavendish
A fishing boat captain searches for romance in hopes of improving his financial picture.
Honky Tonk (1941) as Mrs. Varner
A young girl falls for a western gambler.
The Shepherd of the Hills (1941) as Granny Becky
A young man seeks to murder his father that abandoned his mother, yet fate plays a hand when a stranger appears.
Wyoming (1940) as Mehitabel
Outlaw pals are tempted to go straight.
Turnabout (1940) as Nora
Battling spouses accidentally switch bodies.
I Take This Woman (1940) as Gertie
A tenement doctor's marriage to a European refugee threatens his practice.
The Captain Is a Lady (1940) as Sarah May Willett
When a sea captain has to send his wife to a women''''s home, he dresses as a lady to be with her.
Women Without Names (1940) as Mrs. Lowry
Construction engineer Fred MacNeil (Robert Paige) meets waitress Joyce King (Ellen Drew) at a hamburger stand and she accepts his invitation to see her home. Joyce is unaware she is being trailed by two detectives on the trail of her former husband, Walter Ferris (John McGuire). Joyce tells Fred that her ex-husband is a wanted criminal, but Fred waves aside her objections and they make plans to marry and honeymoon in Tennessee. Following the wedding, they return to the house after Ferris, accompanied by Peggy Athens (Judith Barrett), has broken in. Caught by Detective Reardon (Thomas E. Jackson), Ferris kills the officer and escapes. McNeil and Joyce arrive immediately afterwards and are accused of the killing by the neighbors. John Marlin (John Miljan), assistant District Attorney, railroads the lovers because he wants to use their prosecution to boost his drive for the District Attorney post.Fred is sentenced to hang and Joyce is given life in prison.
Dark Command (1940) as Mrs. Cantrell
A Western sheriff takes on a Civil War renegade.
Susan and God (1940) as Mary [Maloney]
A flighty socialite neglects her family to promote a new religious group.
Two Thoroughbreds (1939) as Hildegarde
A farm boy trains a wild colt on his own.
Lucky Night (1939) as Mrs. Briggs
During a drunken night out, an heiress marries a broken-down gambler.
The Women (1939) as Lucy
A happily married woman lets her catty friends talk her into divorce when her husband strays.
The Angels Wash Their Faces (1939) as Mrs. Arkelian
A young delinquent defies his sister to join a tough street gang.
Another Thin Man (1939) as Mrs. Dolley
Not even the joys of parenthood can stop married sleuths Nick and Nora Charles from investigating a murder on a Long Island estate.
They Shall Have Music (1939) as Mrs. Miller
A runaway tries to help the students at a school for musical prodigies.
Prison Farm (1938) as Matron Brand
Under the Big Top (1938) as Sara [Post]
Too Hot to Handle (1938) as Miss Wayne
Rival newsreel photographers vie for scoops and a beautiful lady flyer.
Penitentiary (1938) as Katie Matthews
Three Comrades (1938) as Old woman
Three life-long friends share their love for a dying woman against the turbulent backdrop of Germany between the wars.
Little Tough Guy (1938) as Mrs. Boylan
The son of a man sentenced to death for a murder he didn't commit vows to become a criminal himself. He starts his own street gang, and their crime spree is financed by a mysterious young man--who turns out to be the son of the District Attorney who sent the boy's father to the electric chair.
There Goes My Heart (1938) as Customer for fireless cooker
An heiress takes a job as a department store clerk.
King of the Newsboys (1938) as Mrs. Stevens
Test Pilot (1938) as Landlady
An irresponsible test pilot's wife and best friend try to get him to grow up.
Girls' School (1938) as Miss [Honore] Armstrong
A student accused of tattling fights to regain her classmates' trust.
City Girl (1938) as Ellen's mother
The Wrong Road (1937) as Mrs. Martha Foster
Stella Dallas (1937) as Mrs. Martin
After divorcing a society man, a small-town woman tries to build a better life for their daughter.
The Man Who Cried Wolf (1937) as Amelia Bradley
The Shadow (1937) as Hannah Gillespie
Mary Gillespie is restoring the Col. Gillespie Circus to its former splendor after her father's death. With the help of her publicist boyfriend Jim, the sell-out crowds are returning to the big top. Egotistical equestrian star Senor Martinet, however, holds $60,000 of notes signed by the Colonel and due in 24 hours. When a mysterious shadowy figure is seen on the circus lot, and Martinet is murdered in the center ring during his performance, there are suspects aplenty, including Vindecco, Martinet's badly abused hunchback assistant. When Vindecco is murdered after confiding clues to Mary, Jim turns her over to the local sheriff, and continues the investigation to unmask the shaodw on his own.
Love in a Bungalow (1937) as Miss Emma Bisbee
Boy of the Streets (1937) as Mary Brennan
A tough street kid tries to use gang violence to break into corrupt city politics.
Dead End (1937) as Mrs. Martin
A killer returns to his childhood home to plot his escape from the law.
Naughty Marietta (1935) as Casquette girl
A French princess in Colonial America gets involved with an Indian scout.
Music in the Air (1934) as Anna
A constantly quarreling couple decide to try the jealousy angle when a naive young pair comes along.

Cast (short)

A Letter From a Soldier (1951)
In this excerpt from the feature film "It''''s A Big Country" (1951), a U.S. GI back stateside from Korea delivers a letter to the mother of a dead fellow soldier.
Harry Gribbon in "Art Trouble" (1934)
In this short film, two house painters impersonate two art students and go to Paris. Vitaphone Release 1674-1675.
Harry Fox and His Six American Beauties (1929)
A singer performs two numbers backed by a sextet of chambermaids.

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