Richard Gaines

Highest Rated:
96% Double Indemnity (1944)
Lowest Rated:
60% Humoresque (1946)
Birthday:
Jul 23
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
Broadway actor Richard Gaines made his initial film appearance as Patrick Henry in The Howards of Virginia (1940). Gaines is best-known to modern audiences as Jean Arthur's stuffy suitor C. J. Pendergast in George Stevens' The More the Merrier (1942). Less pompous but no less dignified were his…

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Five Steps to Danger
  • Dean Brant
-- 1957
Jeanne Eagels
  • Judge
-- 1957
Francis in the Haunted House
  • D.A. Reynolds
-- 1956
Ransom!
  • Langly
-- 1956
67% Love Me Or Leave Me
  • Paul Hunter
-- 1955
Trial
  • Dr. Schacter
-- 1955
Drum Beat
  • Dr. Thomas
-- 1954
88% Ace in the Hole (The Big Carnival)
  • Nagel
-- 1951
Flight to Mars
  • Prof. Jackson
-- 1951
Key to the City
  • Speaker
-- 1950
Almost a Bride (A Kiss for Corliss)
  • Taylor
-- 1949
Every Girl Should Be Married
  • Sam McNutt
-- 1949
Strange Bargain
  • Malcolm Jarvis
-- 1949
That Wonderful Urge
  • Mr. Whitson
-- 1948
Ride the Pink Horse
  • Jonathan
-- 1947
91% Brute Force
  • McCollum
-- 1947
Unconquered
  • Col. George Washington
-- 1947
The Hucksters
  • Cooke
-- 1947
The Invisible Wall
  • Richard Elsworth
-- 1947
Cass Timberlane
  • Dennis Thane
-- 1947
60% Humoresque
  • Bauer
-- 1946
Nobody Lives Forever
  • Charles Manning
-- 1946
The Bride Wore Boots
  • Jeff's attorney
-- 1946
96% Double Indemnity
  • Mr. Norton
-- 1944
Mr. Winkle Goes to War
  • Ralph Westcott
-- 1944
Tender Comrade
  • Waldo
-- 1943
94% The More the Merrier
  • Charles J. Pendergast
-- 1943
A Night to Remember
  • Lingle
-- 1942
The Howards of Virginia (The Tree of Liberty)
  • Patrick Henry
-- 1940
86% The Enchanted Cottage
  • Frederick Price
-- 1924

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