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Ronald Colman

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Also Known As: Died: May 19, 1958
Born: February 9, 1891 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Surrey, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

The Story of Mankind (1957) as Spirit of Man
Satan and the spirit of mankind contend for the future of humanity.
Around the World in 80 Days (1956) as Great Indian Peninsular Railway official
A Victorian gentleman bets that he can beat the world's record for circling the globe.
Champagne for Caesar (1950) as Beauregard Bottomley
What happens when the man who knows everything goes on a quiz show that doubles your cash prize every time a you answer a question correctly? Beauregard Bottomly is that man & what happens is you end up with 40 million dollars at stake.
A Double Life (1948) as Anthony John
An actor starring as Othello opposite his wife finds the character''''s jealous rage taking over his mind off-stage.
The Late George Apley (1947) as George Apley
Young love rocks a staid Boston family.
Kismet (1944) as Hafiz
In the classic Arabian Nights tale, the king of the beggars enters high society to help his daughter marry a handsome prince.
The Talk of the Town (1942) as Michael Lightcap
An escaped political prisoner and a stuffy law professor vie for the hand of a spirited schoolteacher.
Random Harvest (1942) as Charles Rainier [also known as Smithy]
A woman''''s happiness is threatened when she discovers her husband has been suffering from amnesia.
My Life with Caroline (1941) as Anthony [Mason]
A man thinks his high-spirited wife is cheating on him.
Lucky Partners (1940) as David Grant [also known as Paul Knight Somerset]
Two strangers who share a sweepstakes ticket take it on the lam.
The Light That Failed (1940) as Dick Heldar
A London artist struggles to complete one last painting before going blind.
If I Were King (1938) as François Villon
Vagabond poet Francois Villon wins the chance to improve life in Medieval France, if he will give up his lower-class friends.
The Prisoner of Zenda (1937) as Major Rudolf Rassendyll/The Prisoner of Zenda [King Rudolf V]
An Englishman who resembles the king of a small European nation gets mixed up in palace intrigue when his look-alike is kidnapped.
Lost Horizon (1937) as Robert Conway
Four fugitives from a Chinese revolution discover a lost world of peace and harmony.
Under Two Flags (1936) as Sergeant Victor, [earlier known as Rafe Brett]
Sergeant Victor comes to the French Foreign Legion after taking the blame for his brother's crime. Cigarette falls in love with him though Major Doyle is in love with her. Doyle sends Victor on dangerous assignments to be rid of him. He falls in love with Lady Venetia Cunningham, a visitor to the garrison.
The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo (1935) as Paul Gallard
An expatriate Russian prince creates a scandal by winning big at the gambling tables.
A Tale of Two Cities (1935) as Sydney Carton
Charles Dickens'''' classic story of two men in love with the same woman during the French Revolution.
Clive of India (1935) as Robert Clive
An enterprising clerk leads the British colonial campaign in India.
Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back (1934) as Captain Hugh Drummond
Algy, Bulldog Drummond's right-hand-man, is getting married. Bulldog attends; on the way home, in the fog, he enters the (apparently deserted) mansion of Prince Achmed in search of a phone. He finds none, but he does find a body - which disappears when he summons a bobby. Bodies keep disappearing as Drummond keeps summoning the authorities, particularly his long-suffering upstairs neighbor, Captain Nielsen; the ever faithful Algy also finds his wedding night disrupted by, among other things, some emergency code-breaking. And of course, there's a beautiful woman there's always a beautiful woman in this case, Gwen, who turns out to be the daughter of the dead man who started all this.
The Masquerader (1933) as Sir John Chilcote/John Loder
An unemployed reporter impersonates his look-alike cousin and falls for the man''''s wife.
Cynara (1932) as Jim Warlock
Infidelity threatens a lawyer''''s marriage when his fling decides to steal him from his wife.
The Unholy Garden (1931) as Barrington Hunt
A gentleman thief falls for the daughter of the man he's trying to rob.
Arrowsmith (1931) as Dr. Martin Arrowsmith
A crusading doctor fights his way through tragedy to find his true calling.
The Devil to Pay (1930) as Willie Hale
A spendthrift''''s return shakes up his family.
Raffles (1930) as Raffles
A distinguished British gentleman hides his true identity as a notorious jewel thief.
Condemned (1929) as Michel
A Devil¿s Island convict and the warden¿s wife fall in love.
Bulldog Drummond (1929) as Bulldog Drummond
A British adventurer helps a blonde beauty rescue her uncle from an unscrupulous psychiatrist.
The Rescue (1929) as Tom Lingard
Two Lovers (1928) as Mark Van Rycke
The Night of Love (1927) as Montero
The Magic Flame (1927) as The Clown [Tito]/The Count
Kiki (1926) as Renal
A Parisian dancer vies with a glamorous actress for a producer''''s heart.
Beau Geste (1926) as Michael "Beau" Geste
Michael "Beau" Geste leaves England in disgrace and joins the infamous French Foreign Legion. He is reunited with his two brothers in North Africa, where they face greater danger from their own sadistic commander than from the rebellious Arabs.
The Winning of Barbara Worth (1926) as Willard Holmes
A plan to irrigate the Western desert is complicated by a romantic triangle.
Stella Dallas (1925) as Stephen Dallas
Lady Windermere's Fan (1925) as Lord Darlington
In this silent film, a mother tries to prevent her daughter''''s ruin at the hands of a man who is not her husband.
The Dark Angel (1925) as Capt. Alan Trent
The Sporting Venus (1925) as Donald MacAllan
A cad''s lie dashes the romance between a soldier and a Scottish noblewoman.
Her Sister From Paris (1925) as Joseph Weyringer
His Supreme Moment (1925) as John Douglas
A Thief in Paradise (1925) as Maurice Blake
Romola (1925) as Carlo Buccellini
In Renaissance Florence, Tito, a no-good young man pretending to be a scholar, wins the admiration of a blind man who has long looked for someone to finish his scholarly work. He has a beautiful daughter named Romola. Tito flirts with a peasant girl in the streets, and for fun goes through a mock marriage with her -- but she takes it seriously. Romola doesn't really love him, but marries him because her father wishes it. When the Medici are forced out, Tito joins the new government and rises to be chief magistrate. His evil actions earn him the hatred of Romola and of the people, and he is killed by a mob. Romola ends up with sculptor Carol, who has always loved her.
Her Night of Romance (1924) as Paul Menford
An impoverished lord goes after an invalid''''s money only to fall in love.
$20 a Week (1924) as Chester Reeves
Tarnish (1924) as Emmet Carr
The White Sister (1923) as Capt. Giovanni Severini
Thinking her lover was killed in the war, a young woman becomes a nun.
Handcuffs or Kisses (1921) as Lodyard
Sheba (1919)

Cast (short)

Governor C.C. Young Accompanied by His Family Hails Greater Talkie Season (1928)
A short film that praises the wholesomeness of talking pictures.

Misc. Crew (short)

Ronald Colman (1962)
This short film, part of the Hollywood Hist-o-Rama series, offers a brief biography of Ronald Colman.

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