skip navigation
Overview for Raymond Griffith
Raymond Griffith

Raymond Griffith


TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here


TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (0)

Recent DVDs

All Quiet on... 1930 anti-war film was Universal's first Oscar winner for Best Picture. Film... more info $8.55was $14.98 Buy Now

Also Known As: Died: November 25, 1957
Born: January 23, 1890 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts, USA Profession: Producer ...


Cast (feature film)

Trent's Last Case (1929) as Philip Trent
Wedding Bill$ (1927) as Algernon Schuyler Van Twidder
Time To Love (1927) as Alfred Sava-Goiu
You'd Be Surprised (1926) as The coroner
Wet Paint (1926) as He
Hands Up (1926) as Confederate spy
A southern spy during the Civil War, he must try to capture a shipment of gold. His task is complicated by the two sisters, the Indians and a firing squad.
A Regular Fellow (1925) as Prince
The Night Club (1925) as Robert White
Forty Winks (1925) as Lord Chumley
Miss Bluebeard (1925) as The Honorable Bertie Bird
Paths to Paradise (1925) as The Dude From Duluth
Fine Clothes (1925) as Oscar
Nellie, The Beautiful Cloak Model (1924) as Shorty Burchell
Open All Night (1924) as Igor
Lily of the Dust (1924) as Karl Dehnecke
Changing Husbands (1924) as Bob Hamilton
The Dawn of a Tomorrow (1924) as The Dandy
White Tiger (1923) as Roy Donovan
The Eternal Three (1923) as Leonard Foster
Souls for Sale (1923) as
In this silent film, a young woman turns Hollywood upside down in her search for stardom.
Red Lights (1923) as Sheridan Scott
A mysterious figure attempts to keep a daughter from reuniting with her father.
The Day of Faith (1923) as Tom Barnett
Minnie (1922) as Chewing gum salesman
Fools First (1922) as Tony, the Wop
The Crossroads of New York (1922) as A Wall Street "wolf"
The Follies Girl (1919) as Frederic
The Red-Haired Cupid (1918) as Albert Jones

Writer (feature film)

Local Boy Makes Good (1931) as Adaptation
A timid student turns into a track-and-field star.
God's Gift to Women (1931) as Scr and dial
A modern-day Don Juan tries to go straight for love of an American woman.
Bought (1931) as Adaptation
The Beloved Bachelor (1931) as Adaptation
Girls About Town (1931) as Screenwriter
Expensive Women (1931) as Adaptation
A bright young thing can't decide which of her flirtations should lead to marriage.
Bought (1931) as Dial
The Yankee Consul (1924) as Adaptation
Never Say Die (1924) as Story
Going Up (1923) as Scen

Producer (feature film)

He Married His Wife (1940) as Associate Producer
A race horse owner pays so much attention to business that he winds up divorced from his wife.
The Great Profile (1940) as Associate Producer
Barrymore lampoons himself. A famous actor, given to drink, nearly destroys the show, but his leading lady (Hughes) returns to save it. Meanwhile a young girl (Baxter) tries to reform him.
Little Old New York (1940) as Associate Producer
Steamboat inventor Robert Fulton shows up in New York in 1807. Tavern keeper (Faye) believes in him, but her boyfriend (MacMurray) doesn't. All seems lost when sailors afraid of losing their jobs burn his boat.
The Man I Married (1940) as Associate Producer
Anti-Nazi tract laced with 1938 newsreel footage finds American girl (Bennett) married to a German (Lederer) gradually learning he is a Nazi, trying to get their son to America.
The Mark of Zorro (1940) as Associate Producer
A Spanish nobleman becomes a masked outlaw by night to battle a local tyrant.
Elsa Maxwell's Hotel for Women (1939) as Associate Producer
Guests at a women''''s residence club help a jilted small-town girl turn to modeling.
Day-Time Wife (1939) as Associate Producer
After catching her husband with his secretary, a young wife goes to work for his business rival.
Drums Along the Mohawk (1939) as Associate Producer
A young couple fights off Indian attacks to start a farm in the Mohawk Valley.
The Three Musketeers (1939) as Associate Producer
A parodic remake of the story of the young Gascon D'Artagnan, who arrives in Paris, his heart set on joining the king's Musketeers. He is taken under the wings of three of the most respected and feared Musketeers, Porthos, Aramis, and Athos. Together they fight to save France and the honor of a lady from the machinations of the powerful Cardinal Richelieu.
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (1938) as Associate Producer
A frantic radio producer must find the perfect Little Miss America for an advertiser's national program and discovers her in his country neighbor.
Three Blind Mice (1938) as Associate Producer
Three sisters take their small inheritance and move from Kansas to California in search of rich husbands. To start with Pamela poses as a socialite and Moira and Elizabeth pretend to be her staff.
The Baroness and the Butler (1938) as Associate Producer
When he takes a seat in the Hungarian parliament, a butler battles the aristocracy.
Always Goodbye (1938) as Associate Producer
Seventh Heaven (1937) as Associate Producer
A Parisian sewer worker (Stewart) longs for a rise in status and a beautiful wife. He rescues a girl (Simone Simon) from the police, lives with her in a barren flat on the seventh floor, and then marches away to war.
Thin Ice (1937) as Associate Producer
Wife, Doctor and Nurse (1937) as Associate Producer
One in a Million (1937) as Associate Producer
Second Honeymoon (1937) as Associate Producer
Fifty Roads to Town (1937) as Associate Producer
Heidi (1937) as Associate Producer
An orphaned girl tends goats for her grandfather until she's sold to serve as a disabled girl's companion.
Girls' Dormitory (1936) as Associate Producer
Head of a private European girls school (Marshall) falls in love with a student (Simon) who steps aside for a teacher (Chatterton) also loves him. Tyrone Power debuted in a nightclub scene.
A Message to Garcia (1936) as Associate Producer
A fiery Cuban woman guides an emissary from the U.S. president through the jungles of war-torn Cuba.
It Had to Happen (1936) as Associate Producer
A poor boy (Raft) rises to power in politics. When the banker (Dinehart) husband of his secret love (Russell) takes money and flees the country, he replaces the lost amount and becomes implicated in the crime.
Professional Soldier (1936) as Associate Producer
A mercenary is hired to kidnap a prince.
Under Two Flags (1936) as Associate Producer
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.
Private Number (1936) as Associate Producer
Cardinal Richelieu (1935) as Associate Producer
Show Them No Mercy! (1935) as Associate Producer
The title refers to the government's plan at the time for putting an end to a lucrative racket, kidnapping. When Hudson and Norris enter a country house to get out of the rain it turns out to be a kidnapper hideout.
The Call of the Wild (1935) as Associate Producer
Jack Thornton has trouble winning enough at cards for the stake he needs to get to the Alaska gold fields. His luck changes when he pays $250 for Buck, a sled dog that is part wolf to keep him from being shot by an arrogant Englishman also headed for the Yukon.
L'homme des Folies Bergère (1935) as Producteurs associés [Assoc prod]
Folies Bergère de Paris (1935) as Associate Producer
An entertainer impersonates a look-alike banker, causing comic confusion for his girlfriend and his double's wife.
Clive of India (1935) as Associate Producer
In the mid-1700's the East India Company has power over commerce on the sub-continent, with the blessings of the British government. A clerk in the company, Robert Clive, is frustrated by his lack of advancement, and transfers to the military arm of the company, where he excels. Clive's leadership and gift for manipulation strengthen England's hold over India and lead to personal wealth, which is often threatened by the enemies he makes along the way.
Les Misérables (1935) as Associate Producer
An obsessed policeman relentlessly pursues an escaped convict.
Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back (1934) as Associate Producer
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.
Looking for Trouble (1934) as Associate Producer
Joe and Casey trouble-shoot for the phone company. They try to prove that Joes's girl Ethel's boss Dan is a crook but are trapped by criminals and left in a burning building.
The Affairs of Cellini (1934) as Associate Producer
Gallant Lady (1934) as Associate Producer
The House of Rothschild (1934) as Associate Producer
The story of the rise of the Rothschild financial empire founded by Mayer Rothschild and continued by his five sons. From humble beginnings the business grows and helps to finance the war against Napoleon, but it's not always easy, especially because of the prejudices against the family.
The Last Gentleman (1934) as Associate Producer
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.
Born to Be Bad (1934) as Associate Producer
An unmarried pregnant woman is determined that her child will not grow up to be mistreated.
The Mighty Barnum (1934) as Associate Producer
Moulin Rouge (1934) as Associate Producer
The Bowery (1933) as Associate Producer
"In the Gay Nineties New York had grown up into bustles and balloon Sleeves ... but The Bowery had grown younger, louder and more rowdy until it was known as the 'Livest Mile on the face of the globe' ... the cradle of men who were later to be famous." The scene opens in a saloon named "Nigger Joe's" ...
Broadway Thru a Keyhole (1933) as Associate Producer
A gangster helps a young dancer rise to stardom only to have her fall for another man.
Advice to the Lovelorn (1933) as Associate Producer
Los Angeles newspaper reporter Toby Prentiss is continually in trouble with his editor. He is demoted to running the paper's "Miss Lonelyhearts" advice column because he missed the scoop on a major earthquake whilst out on the town. Determined to be fired from the column he starts to give crazy advice to the readers, but this only makes him even more popular.
Blood Money (1933) as Associate Producer
Voltaire (1933) as Supervisor
The famed French writer becomes the conscience of his country during the French Revolution.
The Little Giant (1933) as Supervisor
When Prohibition ends, a bootlegger tries to break into high society.
Picture Snatcher (1933) as Supervisor
An ex-con brings his crooked ways to a job as a news photographer.
Frisco Jenny (1933) as Supervisor
A district attorney prosecutes his own mother for murder.
20,000 Years in Sing Sing (1932) as Supervisor
When his girl commits murder, a hardened criminal takes the rap to protect her honor.
The Crash (1932) as Supervisor
The stock market crash costs a faithless wife her fortune.
Life Begins (1932) as Supervisor
A maternity ward becomes the focus for the patients'''', doctors'''' and nurses'''' personal problems.

Cast (short)

The Surf Girl (1916)
Complications ensue at a swimming pool at Coney Island, in this silent short comedy.

Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.

Click here to contribute