skip navigation
Overview for Gene Raymond
Gene Raymond

Gene Raymond



TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here


TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (2)

Recent DVDs

Sadie McKee ... As working girl Sadie McKee, Joan Crawford wears a maid's uniform. And as any... more info $12.57was $17.99 Buy Now

Flying Down to... "We'll show them a thing or three," Honey Hale (Ginger Rogers) says as she and... more info $13.46was $17.99 Buy Now

Mr. and Mrs.... If you had it all to do over again, would you have married me? Yes, guys, there... more info $14.36was $17.99 Buy Now

She's Got... Ann Sothern, Gene Raymond. A classic double feature finds Sothern first as a... more info $15.96was $19.99 Buy Now

Plunder Road ... Plunder Road is a one-of-a-kind film noir beautifully shot in scope by the great... more info $18.95was $24.95 Buy Now

Greatest... Includes ROBERTA, FOLLOW THE FLEET, FLYING DOWN TO TIO and THE STORY OF VERNON... more info $14.96was $19.98 Buy Now

Also Known As: Died: May 3, 1998
Born: August 13, 1908 Cause of Death: pneumonia
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Director (feature film)

Million Dollar Weekend (1948) as Director

Cast (feature film)

Five Bloody Graves (1969) as The Voice of Death
A lone gunman hunts the fearsome Apache Satago across the plains of the Wild West. When Satago's marauders ambush a stagecoach, the gunman rides to the rescue of the trapped passengers and helps them in their last stand against the deadly Indians.
I'd Rather Be Rich (1964) as Martin Wood
An updated remake of It Started With Eve (1941). A young heiress is summoned to the bedside of her dying grandfather. The man's last wish is to meet her fiance, but problems arise when the fiance is delayed and a young chemical engineer is persuaded to take his place. When the grandfather suddenly (and secretly) recovers, he uses the situation to his advantage - playing matchmaker in an attempt to ensure his granddaughter's happiness.
The Best Man (1964) as Don Cantwell
Two presidential hopefuls get caught up in the dirty side of politics.
Plunder Road (1957) as Eddie
On a dark night of pelting rain, five men stage a well-planned train robbery and get away with a 10,000,000 dollar, nine-ton gold shipment. Dividing the massive haul into three concealed truck loads, the team (only one of them a professional thief) make a would-be inconspicuous escape across country to what they hope will be a perfect getaway...
Hit the Deck (1955) as Wendell Craig
Sailors on leave in San Francisco get mixed up in love and show business.
Million Dollar Weekend (1948) as Nicholas Lawrence
Assigned to Danger (1948) as Dan Sullivan
A gang of bank robbers is pursued by an insurance investigator.
Sofia (1948) as Steve Roark
The Locket (1946) as John Willis
A dark personal secret drives a young woman to use every man she encounters.
Mr. and Mrs. Smith (1941) as Jeff [Custer]
A quarrelsome couple discovers their marriage isn''t legal.
Smilin' Through (1941) as Kenneth Wayne/Jeremy Wayne
An embittered man threatens the love life of his niece, who's a dead ringer for his lost fiancee.
Cross-Country Romance (1940) as Larry [Smith]
A runaway heiress hides in a doctor''''s trailer for a rollicking trip to San Francisco.
Stolen Heaven (1938) as Carl
There Goes My Girl (1937) as Jerry Martin
A newspaper editor tries to stop his star reporter from marrying.
The Life of the Party (1937) as Barry [Saunders]
A young girl tries to escape the suitors her mother has picked for her.
That Girl from Paris (1937) as Windy McClean
A French opera star in hiding hooks up with a swing band.
She's Got Everything (1937) as Fuller Partridge
A penniless heiress goes to work as secretary to a stuffed shirt.
The Bride Walks Out (1936) as Michael Martin
A model weds a struggling engineer then has her own struggles with domesticity.
Walking on Air (1936) as Pete Quinlan
A girl torments her parents by hiring a phony suitor.
Smartest Girl in Town (1936) as Richard "Dick" Smith
A girl in search of a rich husband mistakes a millionaire for a male model.
Love on a Bet (1936) as Michael MacCreigh
A man bets he can make a cross-country trip with no money.
Hooray for Love (1935) as Douglas Tyler
A playboy student backs a musical show.
The Woman in Red (1935) as Johnny Wyatt
A professional horsewoman fights prejudice when she marries into society.
Transient Lady (1935) as Carey Marshall
Seven Keys to Baldpate (1935) as Magee
A mystery writer runs into the real thing when he holes up at a deserted inn.
Coming Out Party (1934) as Chris Hansen
Transatlantic Merry-Go-Round (1934) as Jimmy Brett
Underworld king Lee Lother has been killed aboard a ocean liner, several people could have been the murderer. There is his mistress Anya Roysen, a married woman, who was jealous of his flirtations with his old moll, night club singer Sally Marsh, who had agreed for one last night with Lother, to get her younger brother Ned out of the Lother's clutches because he has faked Lother's name on a check to pay his gambling debts. Then there is Sally's new flame Jimmy Brett, a con man and gentlemen thief, who has out-tricked Lother in a fixed poker game, and is, together with shorty, after the ladies jewels. Inspector McKinney suspects Joe Saunders, a recently released convict, who was arrested due to some tips by Lother, but Ned and Sally insist that they committed the crime alone.
Sadie McKee (1934) as Tommy [Wallace]
A working girl suffers through three troubled relationships on her road to prosperity.
I Am Suzanne! (1934) as Tony [Malatini]
Tony Malatini, a puppeteer, at Paris' Theatre des Marionettes notices that his audience consists of only 7 people. He visits his successful competitor on the corner to see why people are drawn to it. After seeing Suzanne, the competitors popular dancer, Tony is mesmerized by her. He goes backstage to see her and asks her if he can make a puppet of her to use in his show. Over-hearing this, the Baron, Suzanne's controlling manager, castigates Suzanne threatening to set her free. Suzanne terrified of being on her own, begs the Baron to marry her and not to leave her. Tony comes during one of Suzanne's performances and begs her not to marry the Baron. Upset, Suzanne falls into the orchestra pit and injures herself to the extent that she won't dance again. Baron leaves Suzanne, but Tony with a doctor's help puts her through a vigorous exercise program. Tony also shows her how to be a puppeteer. Tony confesses to Suzanne that his true friends are his puppets. He picks up the puppet of Suzanne and tells her that he is in love with this puppet. Suzanne not realizing that he means her becomes confused. Together they put on a successful celebrity puppet show. During a celebration party, Tony decides he will propose marriage to her uniquely. He picks up the puppet of her and asks it to marry him. Suzanne becomes jealous and confused...
Behold My Wife! (1934) as Michael Carter
After Michael Carter's fiancée commits suicide, Michael vows to seek revenge on his wealthy family, who sabotaged their marriage. He drives across the country angrily, and lands up at a saloon, where he is shot by an Indian, Pete. Pete's girlfriend, Tonita nurses Michael's wound and falls in love with him. Michael realizes this, proposes marriage to Tonita - a perfect revenge for his prejudice family. They marry and he takes her to New York, in full Indian dress hoping to embarrass the family. The press and society mock the Carters - to Michael's delight. Tonita's confused as to why Michael doesn't want to consummate their marriage. At a coming out party for Tonita, set up by Diana (Michael's sister), Tonita's a big hit. Michael becomes angry for his family has "won". Tonita realizes the true reason for their marriage, and finds comfort with Bob, Diana's lover. Diana catches Tonita and Bob together and kills Bob, but, Tonita takes the blame and is arrested, for this is the perfect revenge on Michael. Now, Michael realizes he loves Tonita....
Ann Carver's Profession (1933) as ["Lightning"] Bill [Graham]
A female lawyer is torn between her career and her husband''''s ego.
The House on 56th Street (1933) as Monte [Van Tyle]
A woman loses her family after being falsely convicted of a crime.
Ex-Lady (1933) as Don [Peterson]
A female artist is torn between her belief in free love and the constraints of romance.
Zoo in Budapest (1933) as Zani
An orphan escapes her keepers to be with a young man raised at the zoo whose only friends are animals.
Brief Moment (1933) as Rod [Deane]
A nightclub singer tries to rehabilitate a wealthy playboy.
Flying Down to Rio (1933) as Roger Bond
A dance-band leader finds love and success in Brazil.
The Night of June 13 (1932) as Herbert Morrow
Elna Curry, once a concert pianist, develops an unfounded jealousy of neighbor, Trudie Morrow. Elna who suffers from neurasthenia, believes that Trudie is having an affair with her husband, John, and vows revenge on Trudie. John explains to Trudie Elna's condition and plan. Trudie, being good-hearted tells John that she'll move. One evening, John returns late from work to discover Elna dead. John burns Elna's suicide note to protect Trudie. This results in John being charged for murder and put on trial.
Red Dust (1932) as Gary Willis
A plantation overseer in Indochina is torn between a married woman and a lady of the evening.
If I Had a Million (1932) as John Wallace
A dying tycoon selects his heirs at random, and each reacts differently to the good fortune.
Forgotten Commandments (1932) as Paul Ossipoff
Personal Maid (1931) as Dick Gary
Nora Ryan, a poor Irish girl, living in New York decides to change her life by working as a personal maid for the wealthy, Gary family. The Gary family fear Grandpa Gary Gary, a copper magnate, for he controls the family fortune. Mrs. Otis Gary, hearing that her son, Dick Gary has been expelled from college, sends Nora to meet Dick at the train station and escort him to his aunt's in Virginia. Dick flirts with Nora. Nora is repulsed, but finds him irresistible. Dick tries to con Nora out of the money his mother gave her. Nora, returns to the Gary home in New York to report the incident to Grandpa Gary. Dick, being Grandpa Gary's favorite dismisses the incident and gives Nora money for her troubles. Nora leaves the Gary's and moves into a lavish hotel under a different name. She meets, Peter Shea, Grandpa Gary's business manager, and they date. Grandpa knowing that Dick is in love with Nora and Nora with Dick, breaks them up. The problem is that Dick believed Nora is in love with Peter, has left...
Ladies of the Big House (1931) as Standish ["Mac"] McNeil
On their Wedding day, Kathleen and Standish McNeil are followed home by Kid Athens, (a wanted murderer), and Policeman Martin French (sent to get Kathleen as a witness). Athens shoots French and tosses a gun, engraved with "with love" next to French's body. This sets up Kathleen (once a moll for Athen's) and Standish as the murderers. Eager Assistant Attorney John Hartman, who works for Athens, manipulates the jury to a guilty verdict. Standish (Mac) is sent to death row and Kathleen to a violent Woman's Prison. She's befriended by Ivory and Maria, but is viciously treated by inmate, Susie Thompson, a former moll of Athens before Kathleen. Kathleen discovers that her appeal has been denied and decides to escape with pregnant inmate, Maria. Kathleen is allowed a visit with Mac (Standish) and tells him of her plan to escape and tell the world of their innocence. Maria is shot while trying to cut the fence. Kathleen's getaway boat is smashed and she's recaptured...

Writer (feature film)

Million Dollar Weekend (1948) as Original Story

Music (feature film)

Café Society (2016)
Bobby's family features relentlessly bickering parents Rose and Marty, casually amoral gangster brother Ben, good-hearted sister Evelyn and her egghead husband Leonard. Seeking more out of life, Bobby flees his father's jewelry store for Hollywood, where he works for Uncle Phil, a high-powered agent
Smartest Girl in Town (1936) as Composer
A girl in search of a rich husband mistakes a millionaire for a male model.

Cast (special)

Hanged Man, The (1964) as Whitey Devlin
Siegel's second made-for-TV movie (his first, "The Killers," had been diverted to theatrical distribution, having originally been deemed too violent for television) is a remake of the chase melodrama "Ride the Pink Horse" (1947), set this time in New Orleans during Mardi Gras. A gunman sets out to a
Old Man and the City, The (1963) as Ben Solomon
Incidents in the lives of the people of Adamsburg, a small American town, as seen through the eyes of a kindly judge (Fairbrother), who attempts to prevent Big Jake Hollander from purchasing and closing down the factory that supports the town.

Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.

Click here to contribute