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Frank Chase

Highest Rated: 100% Bend of the River (1952)

Lowest Rated: 43% The Creature Walks Among Us (1956)

Birthday: Feb 22, 1923

Birthplace: Potsdam, New York, USA

Frank Chase was a big screen film actor known for powerful performances. Chase's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as the Jeff Chandler action film "Red Ball Express" (1952), the action picture "Saskatchewan" (1954) with Alan Ladd and "Man Without a Star" (1955) with Kirk Douglas. He also appeared in the Peggie Castle drama "Beginning of the End" (1957). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the comedy adaptation "Joe Butterfly" (1957) with Burgess Meredith, the James Stewart western "Night Passage" (1957) and the horror flick "Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman" (1958) with Allison Hayes. He also appeared in "Ride a Crooked Trail" (1958). During the latter half of his career, Chase shifted to television work, penning scripts for "Bonanza" (1959-1973), "Route 66" (CBS, 1960-64) and "Branded" (NBC, 1964-66). Chase more recently wrote the Martin Milner adventure "Sullivan's Empire" (1967).

Highest rated movies

Bend of the River
Winchester '73
Attack of the 50-Foot Woman
Night Passage
The Creature Walks Among Us




No Score Yet 50% Ride a Crooked Trail Ben (Character) - 1958
75% 21% Attack of the 50-Foot Woman Deputy Charlie (Character) - 1958
50% 53% Night Passage Trinidad (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Joe Butterfly Yeo. Saul Bernheim (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet 41% Backlash Cassidy (Character) - 1956
43% 30% The Creature Walks Among Us Steward (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet 73% Saskatchewan Keller (Character) - 1954
No Score Yet 40% Seminole Trooper (Character) - 1953
100% 79% Bend of the River Wasco (Character) - 1952
100% 86% Winchester '73 Cavalryman (Character) - 1950


No Score Yet 100% Bonanza Unknown (Guest Star),
1961-1963 1965-1967 1969
No Score Yet No Score Yet Route 66 Writer 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet Laramie Writer 1960