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Lillian Harmer

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Cast (feature film)

Gateway (1938) as Matron
Irish immigrant (Whalen) meets returning war correspondent (Ameche) on a liner bound for New York. When she resists the amors of another passenger, charges result in her being detained at Ellis Island.
The Buccaneer (1938) as
French pirate Jean Lafitte tries to redeem his name helping the U.S. in the War of 1812.
The Prisoner of Zenda (1937) as Station attendant
An Englishman who resembles the king of a small European nation gets mixed up in palace intrigue when his look-alike is kidnapped.
A Star Is Born (1937) as Wardrobe woman
A fading matinee idol marries the young beginner he's shepherded to stardom.
Make a Wish (1937) as Clara
While at summer camp in the Maine woods, little Bobby Breen befriends composer Basil Rathbone, who left the city to try and break his creative block, and is soon playing matchmaker for his widowed singer mother and Rathbone.
Internes Can't Take Money (1937) as Mrs. Mooney
In a fantastically art-deco hospital, young Dr. Kildare treats and falls for impoverished Janet Healy, widow of a bank robber, who's been in prison and can't find her baby. Later she helps Kildare sew up gangster Hanlon in a tavern back room. Kildare pursues Janet and enlists Hanlon to help her; the gangster's solution, not surprisingly, is violent.
The Great O'Malley (1937) as Miss Taylor
A ruthless cop gets mixed up with a man who''''s only turned to crime to help his crippled daughter.
Sworn Enemy (1936) as Landlady
A law student poses as a fight promoter to catch a notorious gangster.
Dancing Feet (1936) as Aggie
We Went to College (1936) as
Three middle-aged men try to recapture the joys of their college days.
Little Miss Nobody (1936) as Jessica Taggert
A girl gets into trouble at her orphanage and is sent away to reform school. She escapes en route but is found and brought to trial. Her father is the prosecutor.
Fugitive in the Sky (1936) as Martha Staeger
A flight carrying government agents and gangsters must land in a dust storm.
Rainbow on the River (1936) as Superintendent
Young Phillip Ainsworth, (Bobby Breen), an orphan of the US Civil War, has been lovingly raised by Toinette, (Louise Beavers) a former slave. Toinette has big plans for the boy. She has saved her money to send him to a private school. But when the local priest, Father Josef, (Henry O'Neill) finds Phillip's family living in New York, the boy is sent north to live with people who refuse to accept him as their own. His only friend is the butler, Barrett, (Charles Butterworth). But his curmodgeon of a grandmother, (May Robson) is finally broken down by the boy's charm and good manners, and all ends happily. Along the way Breen has ample opportunity to show off his voice by singing several songs, including the title song three times.
The Captain's Kid (1936) as Mrs. Pengast
A sea captain has to live up to his tall tales when he''''s attacked by gangsters.
Don't Get Personal (1936) as The farmer's wife
Riffraff (1936) as Mrs. McCall
Young marrieds in the fishing business run afoul of the law.
Personal Maid's Secret (1935) as Miss Getson
A maid''''s ability to pick stock market winners keeps her employer in the money.
Public Hero No. 1 (1935) as Mrs. Higgins
An undercover G-man helps with a jailbreak to learn the mob''''s secrets.
Romance in Manhattan (1935) as Landlady
A New York chorus girl helps an illegal immigrant build a new life in the big city.
Without Children (1935) as Frieda
Party Wire (1935) as Deborah
When a small-town girl's boyfriend leaves in disgrace, gossips spread false reports of her pregnancy.
Whipsaw (1935) as Matron
A G-man woos the sole female member of a criminal gang.
The Big Broadcast of 1936 (1935) as
A radio star''s efforts to save his station get him mixed up with con men, enemy agents and a beautiful countess.
Three Kids and a Queen (1935) as Elmira Wiggins
Lady by Choice (1934) as Miss Kingsley
To improve her image, a fan dancer "adopts" an old woman to be her mother.
Housewife (1934) as
Success could spell divorce for an advertising writer.
Desirable (1934) as Aunt Agnes
An aging actress tries to keep her teen-aged daughter out of the public eye.
College Rhythm (1934) as Customer
Mandalay (1934) as Louisa Mae Harrington
A woman with a past tries to get rid of a former lover.
You Can't Buy Everything (1934) as Scrub woman
A scorned woman dreams of revenge on the man who betrayed her.
Spitfire (1934) as
A backwoods faith healer falls for a married man from the big city.
A Shriek in the Night (1933) as Augusta
Ginger Rogers and Lyle Talbot are rival newspaper reporters always trying to outscoop each other. They join together to solve a series of murders being committed in an apartment building.
The Bowery (1933) as Carrie A. Nation
"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" ...
Lone Cowboy (1933) as Boardinghouse keeper
Hold Your Man (1933) as Miss Allen
A hard-boiled babe and a con man wear down each other's rough edges.
Jennie Gerhardt (1933) as Midwife
Alice in Wonderland (1933) as Cook
A trip through the looking glass and down a rabbit hole sends an English girl into a world of fantastic characters and strange potions.
Ann Vickers (1933) as Matron
A social worker's fight for reform is compromised by her love for a corrupt judge.
New Morals for Old (1932) as Maid [Alice]
The generation gap almost tears apart a New York society family.
If I Had a Million (1932) as Attendant
A dying tycoon selects his heirs at random, and each reacts differently to the good fortune.
No Man of Her Own (1932) as Mattie
A card sharp on the run falls for a beautiful librarian.
Guilty As Hell (1932) as Mrs. Alvin
Huckleberry Finn (1931) as Miss [Minnie] Watson
A year after their former exploits, Tom Sawyer's puppy love of Becky Thatcher keeps him home while Huck Finn, chafing under "civilizing" influences like school and shoes, plans to run away. His scapegrace, abusive father intervenes; Tom and black Jim help him escape; and (departing from the novel) all three raft down the Mississippi, where they're joined by two likable rogues and meet pretty orphans Ella and Mary Jane. The latter may change Huck's mind about girls...
Smart Woman (1931) as Mrs. Windleweaver
A woman plots to make her cheating husband jealous.
Mother's Millions (1931) as Maria Peppy

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