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Edward Ellis

Edward Ellis



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Cast (feature film)

East of Sudan (1964) as Arab
Anthony Quayle, Sylvia Sims, Derek Fowlds, Jenny Agutter, Johnny Sekka, Desmond Davies. When a British outpost in Sudan is attacked by Moslems, a small group of survivors escape into the wilderness only to encounter wild animals and hostile terrain.
The Omaha Trail (1942) as Mr. Vane
The coming of the railroad to the West triggers an Indian war.
A Man Betrayed (1941) as Tom Cameron
Attorney Lynn Hollister investigates the murder of his friend in the big city. Along the way, he manages to fall in love with the daughter of his chief suspect.
Steel Against the Sky (1941) as Pop Evans
Steel-worker brothers compete for the same woman.
Main Street Lawyer (1939) as Link, Abraham Lincoln Boggs
Career (1939) as Stephen Cruthers
The children of old-time romantic rivals fall in love.
Man of Conquest (1939) as Andrew Jackson
Three Sons (1939) as Daniel Pardway
A shop owner tries to interest his heirs in the family business.
Little Miss Broadway (1938) as Pop [William J.] Shea
An orphan adopted by show people helps them fight off a nasty landlady.
A Man to Remember (1938) as Doctor "Doc" John Abbott
A small-town doctor fights crooked politicians during a polio epidemic.
Midnight Madonna (1937) as Judge Clark
Maid of Salem (1937) as Elder [Nathaniel] Goode
Young lovers (Claudette Colbert and Fred MacMurray) fall afoul of repressive society as Salem elders get caught up in the witch hunts and trials of 17th century Massachusetts. One family in particular uses the hysteria to its advantage, getting even with everyone for every slight--real or imagined.
Let Them Live (1937) as Pete Lindsey
The Man in Blue (1937) as Martin Dunne
Chatterbox (1936) as Uriah Lowell
A country girl tries to talk her way into a stage career.
The Texas Rangers (1936) as Major Bailey
The Lady Consents (1936) as Jim Talbot
A doctor leaves his wife for another woman then realizes he''''s made a big mistake.
Winterset (1936) as Judge Gaunt
Immigrant radical Bartolomeo Romagna is falsely condemned and executed for a payroll robbery. Years later, his son Mio sets out to find the truth of the crime and to bring to account the gangster Trock Estrella.
Fury (1936) as Sheriff [Thaddus Hummel]
An innocent man escapes a lynch mob then returns for revenge.
The Wanderer of the Wasteland (1935) as Dismukes
The Return of Peter Grimm (1935) as Dr. Andrew Macpherson
A strong-willed patriarch returns from the dead to amend the wrongs he did his family.
Village Tale (1935) as Old Ike
Gossipmongers, bigots, Babbitts, and hypocrites gather around the cracker barrel to destroy the lives of the innocent. The peaceful Scott is victimized as a result of his unfulfilled love for Hohl's wife, Johnson. Through innuendo and deceit, the yokels drive Hohl to make an unsuccessful attempt on Scott's life in the belief the latter has cuckolded him. During brief intervals of boredom, they also conspire to drive another townsman to suicide.
The President Vanishes (1935) as Lincoln Lee
Transient Lady (1935) as Fred [Nick] Kiley
The Trumpet Blows (1934) as Chato
The Last Gentleman (1934) as Claude
In New England circa 1933, a niece is reported missing and presumed dead and Cabot Barr (George Arliss) summons his relatives to the family estate for a memorial service. Once there, Barr taunts each one, claiming their only interest in him is hsi money, and sends them away when the report about the niece proves to be false. Only niece Marjorie, who has ridiculed one of his pet eccentricities, seems to be the object of any sentimental affection. Weeks later, Marjorie and her mother, Augusta (Edna May Oliver) and Allan (Frank Albertson), a young man Barr admires, are invited to Barr manor, where Barr fosters a romance between Marjorie and Allan. When his son, Judd (Donald Meek), seeks to have him declared insane, the shock kills the old man. Again, the family is gathered, a curtain is drawn and the old man appears on a film, and he tells each relative what he is leaving them and why, or why not in the case of Judd who is cut off without a cent. Marjorie is left the bulk of the estate as the old man, on film, declares her to be the only one worthy of carrying on the Barr traditions, and Allan is instructed to marry her and take her name as his family's cognomen. The film and the film within ends with Barr announcing that he hopes to have the pleasure of meeting them all again in another world.
Hi Nellie! (1934) as O'Connell
A crusading newspaper editor keeps digging into corruption, even when he''s forced to write advice to the lovelorn.
The Thin Man (1934) as [Clyde] Wynant
A husband-and-wife detective team takes on the search for a missing inventor and almost get killed for their efforts.
The Ninth Guest (1934) as [Timothy] Cronin
Eight strangers are invited by a mysterious unknown host to spend the night in a penthouse apartment. The eight (5 men, 3 women) are wined, dined, then greeted by their host's voice via a radio broadcast. The voice announces that before the night is over each one will be systematically murdered unless they manage to outwit their ninth guest Death. Based on the mystery novel The Invisible Host (1930) by Gwen Bristow & Bruce Manning.
From Headquarters (1933) as Dr. Van de Water
A police lieutenant uses scientific methods to solve a decadent playboy's murder.
Strictly Personal (1933) as Soapy [also known as William Gibson]
After Tonight (1933) as Major Lieber
A female Russian spy falls for the enemy during WWI.
Girl Missing (1933) as Inspector
A new bride disappears from her honeymoon hotel the same night a dead body pops up.
I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang (1932) as The bomber
A World War I veteran faces inhuman conditions when he's sentenced to hard labor.
The Frontier of The Stars (1921) as Gregory
Out Yonder (1919) as Joey Clark
The Law That Failed (1917) as Luke Rodin
The Great Bradley Mystery (1917) as Bradley

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