Barbara Britton

Barbara Britton

Highest Rated: 100% Captain Kidd (1945)

Lowest Rated: 78% I Shot Jesse James (1949)

Birthday: Sep 26, 1919

Birthplace: Long Beach, California, USA

Barbara Britton was widely known for her acting on the big screen. Early on in her acting career, Britton landed roles in various films, including the comedy adaptation "Louisiana Purchase" (1941) with Bob Hope, the Brian Donlevy action picture "Wake Island" (1942) and the drama "So Proudly We Hail" (1943) with Claudette Colbert. She also appeared in the dramatic adventure "The Story of Dr. Wassell" (1944) with Gary Cooper, "Captain Kidd" (1945) with Charles Laughton and the Joel McCrea adaptation "The Virginian" (1946). Her passion for acting continued to her roles in projects like the William Bendix mystery "Cover-Up" (1949), "Loaded Pistols" (1949) and "I Shot Jesse James" (1949). She also appeared in "Champagne For Caesar" (1950) with Ronald Colman. She held additional roles in television including a part on "The Revlon Revue" (CBS, 1959-1960). Most recently, Britton worked on "The 2003 Essence Music Festival" (UPN, 2003-04).

Highest rated movies

Captain Kidd
Wake Island
I Shot Jesse James

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 18% The Spoilers Helen Chester (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet Ain't Misbehavin' Pat Beaton (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet Night Freight Wanda (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dragonfly Squadron Donna Cottrell (Character) - 1954
No Score Yet No Score Yet Ride the Man Down Lottie Priest (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet 14% Bwana Devil Alice Hayward (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet No Score Yet Riders of Vengeance Elizabeth Ainsworth (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Raiders Elizabeth Ainsworth (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet No Score Yet Bandit Queen Zarra Montalvo aka Lola Belmont (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet 50% Cover Up Anita Weatherby (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet Loaded Pistols Mary Evans (Character) - 1949
78% 67% I Shot Jesse James Cynthy Waters (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet 43% Albuquerque Letty Tyler (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mr. Reckless Betty Denton (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Untamed Breed Cherry Lucas (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet 38% Gunfighters Bess Banner (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet 48% The Virginian Molly Wood (Character) - 1946
No Score Yet No Score Yet They Made Me a Killer June Reynolds (Character) - 1946
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Return of Monte Cristo Angela Picard (Character) - 1946
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Fabulous Suzanne Suzanne (Character) - 1946
100% 46% Captain Kidd Lady Anne Dunstan (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Great John L. Kathy Harkness (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet 67% The Story of Dr. Wassell Ruth (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Till We Meet Again Sister Clothilde/Louise Dupree (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Young and Willing Marge Benson Dennison (Character) - 1943
No Score Yet 83% So Proudly We Hail Lt. Rosemary Larson (Character) - 1943
88% 49% Wake Island Sally Cameron (uncredited) (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch Lucy Olcott (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Secrets of the Wasteland Jennifer Kendall (Character) - 1941

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Climax! Unknown (Character) 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mr. & Mrs. North Unknown (Character) 1952-1954