Irving Bacon

Total Box Office:
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Highest Rated:
100% Moonrise (1948)
Lowest Rated:
60% The Thin Man Goes Home (1944)
Birthday:
Sep 6
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
Irving Bacon entered films at the Keystone Studios in 1913, where his athletic prowess and Ichabod Crane-like features came in handy for the Keystone brand of broad slapstick. He appeared in over 200 films during the silent and sound era, often playing mailmen, soda jerks and rustics. In The Amazing…

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Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Ambush at Cimarron Pass
  • Stanfield
-- 1958
Fort Massacre
  • Charlie
-- 1958
Big Cat
  • Actor
-- 1956
Dakota Incident
  • Tully Morgan
-- 1956
Hidden Guns
  • Doc Carter
-- 1956
At Gunpoint (Gunpoint!)
  • Ferguson
-- 1955
Run for Cover (Colorado)
  • Scotty
-- 1955
88% The Glenn Miller Story
  • Mr. Miller
-- 1954
96% A Star Is Born
  • Graves
-- 1954
Ma and Pa Kettle at Home
  • Mr. Maddocks
-- 1954
Kansas Pacific
  • Casey
-- 1953
Devil's Canyon
  • Old Guard
-- 1953
Fort Ti
  • Sgt. Monday Wash
-- 1953
Room for One More
  • The Mayor
-- 1952
O. Henry's Full House
  • Mr. Dorset
-- 1952
Here Comes the Groom
  • Baines
-- 1951
Cause for Alarm
  • Mr. Carston Postman
-- 1951
Riding High
  • Hamburger man
-- 1950
Born to Be Bad
  • Jewelry Salesman
-- 1950
Never a Dull Moment
  • Tunk Johnson
-- 1950
Manhandled
  • Sgt. Fayle
-- 1949
John Loves Mary
  • Beachwood
-- 1949
Night Unto Night
  • Real Estate Agent
-- 1949
Dynamite
  • Jake
-- 1949
The Big Cat
  • Matt Cooper
-- 1949
It's a Great Feeling
  • Information clerk
-- 1949
Woman in Hiding
  • Link
-- 1949
The Green Promise
  • Julius Larkins
-- 1949
Good Sam
  • Tramp
-- 1948
State of the Union (The World and His Wife)
  • Buck Swenson
-- 1948
100% Moonrise
  • Judd Jenkins
-- 1948
The Velvet Touch
  • Harvey
-- 1948
Saddle Pals
  • Thaddeus Bellweather
-- 1947
Albuquerque
  • Dave Walton
-- 1947
High Wall
  • Gas Station Proprietor
-- 1947
Dear Ruth
  • Delivery man
-- 1947
97% Monsieur Verdoux
  • Pierre Couvais
-- 1947
75% The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer
  • Melvin
-- 1947
Night Train to Memphis
  • Rainbow
-- 1946
85% Spellbound
  • Gateman
-- 1945
Week-End at the Waldorf (Weekend at the Waldorf)
  • Sam Skelly
-- 1945
Guest Wife
  • Nosey character
-- 1945
Roughly Speaking
  • Customer in Music Shop
-- 1945
Pin Up Girl
  • Window Cleaner
-- 1944
A Guy Named Joe
  • Corporal
-- 1944
60% The Thin Man Goes Home
  • Tom the Proprietor
-- 1944
Story of Dr. Wassell
  • Missionary
-- 1944
Knickerbocker Holiday
  • Peter Van Stoon
-- 1944
Casanova Brown
  • Hotel Manager
-- 1944
Wing and a Prayer
  • Sailor
-- 1944
86% Since You Went Away
  • Bartender
-- 1944
Johnny Come Lately (Johnny Vagabond)
  • Chief of Police
-- 1943
In Old Oklahoma (War of the Wildcats)
  • Ben telegraph operator
-- 1943
Action in the North Atlantic
  • Bartender
-- 1943
Hers to Hold
  • Dr.Bacon
-- 1943
This Is the Army
  • Waiter
-- 1943
Blondie and Dagwood: It's a Great Life
  • Mailman
-- 1943
The Amazing Mrs. Holliday
  • Actor
-- 1943
King of the Cowboys
  • Deputy Alf Cluckus
-- 1943
Stranger in Town
  • Orrin Todds
-- 1943
100% Shadow of a Doubt
  • Station Master
-- 1943
Two Weeks to Live
  • Gimpel
-- 1943
Footlight Glamour
  • Mr. Crum
-- 1943
Girl Crazy
  • Reception Clerk
-- 1943
The Desperadoes
  • Dan Walters
-- 1943
Gung Ho!: The Story of Carlson's Makin Island Raiders
  • Waiter
-- 1943
Freckles Comes Home
  • Constable
-- 1942
Star Spangled Rhythm
  • Farmer 'Old Glory' number
-- 1942
Juke Girl
  • Keeno
-- 1942
The Spoilers
  • Hotel Proprietor
-- 1942
Get Hep to Love
  • Mr. Hardwicke
-- 1942
Great Man's Lady
  • Parson
-- 1942
100% Holiday Inn
  • Gus
-- 1942
Give Out, Sisters
  • Dr. Howard
-- 1942
Blondie for Victory
  • Mr. Crumb
-- 1942
Pardon My Sarong
  • Proprietor
-- 1942
Blondie's Blessed Event
  • Mr. Crumb
-- 1942
Footlight Serenade
  • Porter
-- 1942
The Bashful Bachelor
  • Sheriff
-- 1942
Girl, a Guy and a Gob
  • Mr. Merney
-- 1941
88% Meet John Doe
  • Beany
-- 1941
Tobacco Road
  • Teller
-- 1941
Great Guns
  • Postman
-- 1941
100% Never Give a Sucker an Even Break (What A Man)
  • Tom soda jerk
-- 1941
It Started with Eve
  • Raven
-- 1941
Blondie Goes Latin
  • Mailman
-- 1941
Caught in the Draft
  • Actor
-- 1941
80% Western Union
  • Barber
-- 1941
Remember the Day
  • Cecil
-- 1941
Million Dollar Baby
  • Income Tax Man
-- 1941
Accent on Love
  • Actor
-- 1941
Caught In The Draft
  • Cogswell
-- 1941
Blondie in Society
  • Mailman
-- 1941
82% They Died with Their Boots On
  • Salesman
-- 1941
Invisible Stripes
  • Personnel Director
-- 1940
The Howards of Virginia (The Tree of Liberty)
  • Tom Norton
-- 1940
Blondie on a Budget
  • Mailman
-- 1940
Young People
  • Otis
-- 1940
100% Edison, the Man
  • Sheriff
-- 1940
80% The Return of Frank James
  • Man at Wagon Sale
-- 1940
Blondie Plays Cupid
  • Mailman
-- 1940
Michael Shayne: Private Detective
  • Fisherman
-- 1940
Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet
  • Becker
-- 1940
Broadway Melody of 1940
  • Soda Jerk
-- 1940
98% His Girl Friday
  • Gus
-- 1940
Love, Honor & Oh-Baby!
  • Cab Driver
-- 1940
100% The Grapes of Wrath
  • Conductor
-- 1940
Star Dust
  • Clerk
-- 1940
Blondie Has Servant Trouble
  • Mailman
-- 1940
The Doctor Takes a Wife
  • Gas Station Attendant
-- 1940
Lillian Russell
  • Soldier
-- 1940
Dreaming Out Loud
  • Wes Stillman
-- 1940
You Can't Fool Your Wife
  • Lippincott
-- 1940
Brother Rat and a Baby (Baby Be Good)
  • Hospital Official
-- 1940
On Your Toes
  • Vaudeville Stage Manager
-- 1939
Blondie Meets the Boss
  • Mailman
-- 1939
They Made Me a Criminal
  • Speed Gas Station Attendant
-- 1939
The Gracie Allen Murder Case
  • Clerk
-- 1939
95% Gone With the Wind
  • The Corporal
-- 1939
The Oklahoma Kid
  • Hotel Clerk
-- 1939
Blondie Brings Up Baby
  • Mailman
-- 1939
Second Fiddle
  • Justice of the Peace Harvey Vaughan
-- 1939
Blondie Takes a Vacation
  • Mailman
-- 1939
Lucky Night
  • Bus Conductor
-- 1939
You Can't Cheat an Honest Man
  • Jailer
-- 1939
Bachelor Mother
  • Clerk
-- 1939
Hollywood Cavalcade
  • Bakery Clerk
-- 1939
The Sisters
  • Robert Forbes
-- 1938
Swing Your Lady
  • Photographer
-- 1938
Professor Beware
  • Painter
-- 1938
The Cowboy and the Lady
  • Actor
-- 1938
97% You Can't Take It with You
  • Henry
-- 1938
Hard To Get
  • Attendant at Gas Station
-- 1938
The Texans
  • Pvt. Chilina
-- 1938
Racket Busters
  • Counterman
-- 1938
The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse
  • Jury Foreman
-- 1938
Mr. Moto's Gamble
  • Sheriff
-- 1938
Letter of Introduction
  • Actor
-- 1938
Man-Proof
  • Drug Clerk
-- 1938
Spawn of the North
  • Cannery Official
-- 1938
The Mad Miss Manton
  • Spengler the Process Server
-- 1938
Sing You Sinners
  • Lecturer
-- 1938
Sweethearts
  • Assistant Director
-- 1938
There Goes My Heart
  • Mr. Dobbs the Floorwalker
-- 1938
Walter Wanger's Vogues of 1938
  • Actor
-- 1937
100% A Star Is Born
  • Station Agent
-- 1937
Sing and Be Happy
  • Palmer
-- 1937
94% Topper
  • Hotel clerk
-- 1937
Seventh Heaven
  • Young Soldier
-- 1937
Interns Can't Take Money
  • Actor
-- 1937
The Big Broadcast of 1938
  • Prisoner with harmonica
-- 1937
Internes Can't Take Money (You Can't Take Money)
  • Jeff
-- 1937
Big Town Girl
  • Gas Station Attendant
-- 1937
It's Love I'm After
  • Elevator Man
-- 1937
True Confession
  • Coroner
-- 1937
The Plainsman
  • Hysterical Trooper
-- 1937
Every Day's a Holiday
  • Quartet member
-- 1937
Exclusive
  • Dr. Boomgarten
-- 1937
Earthworm Tractors (A Natural Born Salesman)
  • Taxicab Driver
-- 1936
Hopalong Cassidy Returns
  • Peg Leg Holden
-- 1936
The Texas Rangers
  • David's Father
-- 1936
100% San Francisco
  • Picnicker
-- 1936
Murder with Pictures
  • Keogh
-- 1936
The Trail of the Lonesome Pine
  • Mailman
-- 1936
Rhythm on the Range
  • Announcer
-- 1936
Drift Fence
  • Windy Watkins
-- 1936
Valiant Is the Word for Carrie
  • Actor
-- 1936
Arizona Mahoney
  • Smoky
-- 1936
94% Mr. Deeds Goes to Town
  • Frank
-- 1936
Powdersmoke Range
  • General Storekeeper
-- 1935
She Couldn't Take It (Woman Tamer)
  • Man at Toll Gate
-- 1935
The Big Broadcast of 1936
  • Radio Sound Man
-- 1935
Page Miss Glory
  • Waiter
-- 1935
The Glass Key
  • Waiter
-- 1935
Goin' to Town
  • Actor
-- 1935
Here Comes Cookie
  • Thompson
-- 1935
Private Worlds
  • McLean Male Nurse
-- 1935
Six of a Kind
  • Hotel Desk Clerk
-- 1934
98% It Happened One Night
  • Station Attendant
-- 1934
Broadway Bill
  • Hotdog stand owner
-- 1934
Romance in Manhattan
  • Counterman
-- 1934
Now I'll Tell
  • Attendant
-- 1934
The House of Mystery
  • Ned Pickens
-- 1934
Private Detective 62
  • Taxi Driver
-- 1933
100% Lady for a Day
  • Dupe
-- 1933
Ann Vickers
  • Waiter
-- 1933
Lawyer Man
  • Court Guard
-- 1933
Tillie and Gus
  • Nosy Extra at Gambling Table
-- 1933
The Keyhole
  • Grover the Chauffeur
-- 1933
The Bowery
  • Hick with Tailors
-- 1933
Madame Racketeer
  • Gus the Desk Clerk
-- 1932
If I Had a Million
  • Chinaware Salesman
-- 1932
The Big Broadcast
  • Prisoner
-- 1932
Million Dollar Legs
  • Secretary of the Navy
-- 1932
100% I Am a Fugitive From a Chain Gang
  • Barber Bill
-- 1932
Scandal Sheet
  • Actor
-- 1931
Alias: The Bad Man
  • "Repeater" Simpson
-- 1931
Fighting Caravans
  • Barfly
-- 1931
Branded Men
  • Ramrod
-- 1931
Street of Chance
  • Harry
-- 1930

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Quotes from Irving Bacon's Characters

    1. Agnes Prescott: [describing Cary Grant's character] Now there's a guy who never goes out of a girl's mind. He just stays there... like a heavy meal.
    2. Melvin: What am I like?
    3. Agnes Prescott: Orange juice.
    From The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer. Submitted by Laura L (18 months ago)
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