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Edward Ellis

Highest Rated: 100% Fury (1936)

Lowest Rated: 79% The Texas Rangers (1936)

Birthday: Nov 12, 1870

Birthplace: Coldwater, Michigan, USA

Edward Ellis worked in a variety of genres and built up a diverse and reputable career. Early on in his acting career, Ellis landed roles in various films, including the Paul Muni crime picture "I Am a Fugitive From a Chain Gang" (1932), "From Headquarters" (1933) and "Hi, Nellie!" (1934). He also appeared in "The Last Gentleman" (1934) with George Arliss, the William Powell comedy "The Thin Man" (1934) and the adaptation "The Return of Peter Grimm" (1935) with Lionel Barrymore. His film career continued throughout the thirties in productions like the crime feature "Fury" (1936) with Spencer Tracy, the Ann Harding drama "The Lady Consents" (1936) and "The Texas Rangers" (1936). He also appeared in the dramatic adaptation "Winterset" (1936) with Burgess Meredith and "Maid of Salem" (1937) with Claudette Colbert. Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in "The Man in Blue" (1937), "A Man to Remember" (1938) and the musical "Little Miss Broadway" (1938) with Shirley Temple Black. He also appeared in the Richard Dix action flick "Man of Conquest" (1939) and "Three Sons" (1939). Ellis last acted in the James Craig western "The Omaha Trail" (1942).

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No Score Yet No Score Yet The Omaha Trail Mr. Vane (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet 10% Wheel of Fortune Tom Cameron (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Man Betrayed Tom Cameron (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet Career Stephen Cruthers (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Man of Conquest Andrew Jackson (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Three Sons Daniel Pardway (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Main Street Lawyer Abraham Lincoln "Link" Boggs (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet 72% Little Miss Broadway William J. "Pop" Shea (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet 42% A Man to Remember Dr. John Abbott (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet 0% Maid of Salem Elder Goode (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Lady Consents Jim Talbot (Character) - 1936
No Score Yet 30% Winterset Judge Gaunt (Character) - 1936
No Score Yet No Score Yet Chatterbox Uriah Lowell (Character) - 1936
79% 69% The Texas Rangers Major Bailey (Character) - 1936
100% 88% Fury Sheriff (Character) - 1936
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Return of Peter Grimm Unknown (Character) - 1935
98% 93% The Thin Man Clyde Wynant (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Last Gentleman Claude (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet The President Vanishes Lincoln Lee (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Ninth Guest Tim Cronin (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hi, Nellie Mr. O'Connell (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet After Tonight Maj. Lieber (Character) - 1933
96% 91% I Am a Fugitive From a Chain Gang Bomber Wells (Character) - 1932

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