Vera Lewis

Total Box Office:
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Highest Rated:
100% The Killers (1946)
Lowest Rated:
50% Mr. Skeffington (1944)
Birthday:
Jun 10
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
Affectionately described by film historian William K. Everson as "That lovable old wreck of a busybody," actress Vera Lewis was indeed quite lovable in person, even though most of her screen characters were sharp-tongued and spiteful in the extreme. Lewis first appeared in films in 1915, playing…

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Knockout
  • Mrs. Turner
-- 2000
It's a Joke, Son
  • Hortense
-- 1947
It Had to Be You
  • Mrs. Brown
-- 1947
Stallion Road
  • Guest
-- 1947
100% The Killers
  • Mrs. Hirsch
-- 1946
Hollywood and Vine
  • Fanny
-- 1945
50% Mr. Skeffington
  • Justice's Wife
-- 1944
Princess O'Rourke
  • Actor
-- 1943
Edge of Darkness
  • Woman
-- 1943
Lady Gangster
  • Ma Silsby
-- 1942
Larceny, Inc.
  • Woman
-- 1942
Moontide
  • Mrs. Simpson
-- 1942
Remember the Day
  • Teacher
-- 1941
82% They Died with Their Boots On
  • Head Nurse
-- 1941
Three Girls About Town
  • Actor
-- 1941
Body Disappears
  • Mrs. Moggs
-- 1941
Nine Lives Are Not Enough
  • Mrs. Slocum
-- 1941
80% The Man Who Came to Dinner
  • Woman
-- 1941
Four Mothers
  • Mrs. Ridgefield
-- 1941
Here Comes Happiness
  • Mrs. James
-- 1941
Manpower
  • Wife
-- 1941
Knockout
  • Mrs. Turner
-- 1941
100% One Foot in Heaven
  • Mrs. Simpson
-- 1941
94% They Drive by Night
  • Landlady
-- 1940
A Night at Earl Carroll's
  • Maidy
-- 1940
Courageous Dr. Christian
  • Mrs. Stewart
-- 1940
94% Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
  • Mrs. Edwards
-- 1939
The Return of Doctor X
  • Miss Sweetman
-- 1939
Espionage Agent
  • Militant woman
-- 1939
Women in the Wind
  • Farmer's Wife
-- 1939
100% Dodge City
  • Woman
-- 1939
Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase
  • Floretta Turnbull
-- 1939
Each Dawn I Die
  • Jury woman
-- 1939
King of the Underworld
  • Woman
-- 1939
100% The Roaring Twenties
  • Mrs. Gray
-- 1939
Four Wives
  • Mrs. Ridgefield
-- 1939
Hard To Get
  • Mrs. Petewyle
-- 1938
100% Four Daughters
  • Mrs. Ridgefield
-- 1938
Boy Meets Girl
  • Cleaning woman
-- 1938
Nancy Drew -- Detective
  • Miss Van Deering
-- 1938
67% In Old Chicago
  • Witness
-- 1938
The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse
  • Woman Juror
-- 1938
The Sisters
  • Actor
-- 1938
100% Angels with Dirty Faces
  • Soapy's Mother
-- 1938
Maid of Salem
  • Bit part
-- 1937
100% Nothing Sacred
  • Miss Sedgewick
-- 1937
Dancing Pirate
  • Orville's mother
-- 1936
Man on the Flying Trapeze (The Memory Expert)
  • Mrs. Cordelia Neselrode
-- 1935
Paddy O'Day
  • Aunt Flora Ford
-- 1935
Way Down East
  • Mrs. Poole
-- 1935
98% King Kong
  • Theater Patron
-- 1933
The Monster Walks
  • Actor
-- 1932
83% Night Nurse
  • Miss Dillon
-- 1931
The Iron Mask
  • Mme. Peronee
-- 1929
Ella Cinders
  • "Mu" Cinders
-- 1926
Stella Dallas
  • Miss Tibbets
-- 1925
Peg o' My Heart
  • Mrs. Chichester
-- 1922
Nurse Marjorie
  • Duchess of Donegal
-- 1920
97% Intolerance
  • Mary T. Jenkins
-- 1916

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Quotes from Vera Lewis's Characters

    1. Theater Patron: Hey, what's this show about, anyway?
    2. Theater Patron: I don't know - they say it's some big gorilla.
    3. Theater Patron: Oh, geez - ain't we got enough of them in New York?
    From King Kong. Submitted by Francis L (2 years ago)
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