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Frank Craven

Highest Rated: 100% Sons of the Desert (1933)

Lowest Rated: 60% Son of Dracula (1943)

Birthday: Aug 24, 1875

Birthplace: Not Available

Frank Craven was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Craven began his acting career with roles in such films as the Janet Gaynor drama "State Fair" (1933), "City Limits" (1934) and the James Cagney dramatic comedy "He Was Her Man" (1934). He also appeared in the romantic comedy "Vagabond Lady" (1935) with Robert Young. He continued to work steadily in film throughout the thirties, appearing in the romance "Small Town Girl" (1936) with Janet Gaynor, "Penrod and Sam" (1937) and "You're Only Young Once" (1938). He also appeared in the Billy Mauch adventure "Penrod and His Twin Brother" (1938). In the latter half of his career, he tackled roles in the Bette Davis drama "In This Our Life" (1942), "Pittsburgh" (1942) with Marlene Dietrich and the drama "Keeper of the Flame" (1942) with Spencer Tracy. He also appeared in the comedy "Dangerous Blondes" (1943) with Allyn Joslyn and "Son of Dracula" (1943) with Robert Paige. Craven was most recently credited in the horror flick "Anguish" (1988) with Zelda Rubinstein. Craven passed away in September 1945 at the age of 70.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet My Best Gal Danny O'Hara (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Destiny Clem Broderick (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet When the Lights Go on Again Screenwriter - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Harrigan's Kid Walter Garnet (Character) - 1943
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dangerous Blondes Inspector Joseph Clinton (Character) - 1943
60% 34% Son of Dracula Dr. Brewster (Character) - 1943
No Score Yet 14% The Jack London Story Old Tom (Character) - 1943
No Score Yet 75% In This Our Life Asa Timberlake (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet 64% Keeper of the Flame Doctor Fielding (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet 48% Pittsburgh J.M. "Doc" Powers (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Lady From Cheyenne Hank Foreman (Character) - 1941
80% 76% City for Conquest `'Old Timer'` (Character) - 1940
86% 46% Our Town Stage Manager/Mr. Morgan (Character),
Writer
- 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Our Neighbors, the Carters Ellen Carter (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Miracles for Sale Dad Morgan (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Penrod and His Twin Brother Mr. Schofield (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet 56% You're Only Young Once Unknown (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet Penrod and Sam Mr. Frank Schofield (Character) - 1937
92% 47% Barbary Coast Col. Marcus Aurelius Cobb (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet Vagabond Lady 'Spiggy' Spiggins (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet 12% He Was Her Man Pop Sims aka Jim Parker (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet City Limits J.B. Matthews (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet 57% State Fair Storekeeper (Character) - 1933
100% 86% Sons of the Desert Writer - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet The First Year Writer - 1932
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Very Idea Alan Camp (Character) - 1929

QUOTES FROM Frank Craven CHARACTERS

Mr. Morgan the narrator says: The day (in the town) is winding down like a tired clock.

Emily Webb says: I'm going to make speeches all my life.

Mrs. Webb says: Seriously, not serious.

Emily Webb says: Momma, am I good looking?

Mrs. Webb says: answers: Course you are.

Mr. Morgan the narrator says: In our town, we like to know the facts about everybody.

Asa Timberlake says: The weak always have the strong to protect them. But the strong must protect themselves.