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Frank M. Thomas

  • Highest Rated: 100% Vivacious Lady (1938)
  • Lowest Rated: 59% Walt & El Grupo (2008)
  • Birthday: Jul 13, 1889
  • Birthplace: Not Available
  • Missouri native Frank M. Thomas cut his professional acting teeth with the Van Dyke Stock Company in St. Louis. Thomas made his Broadway bow in 1913, appearing in at least one production per year for the next 22 years. In 1936, he entered films with an RKO Radio contract, playing an assortment of character roles ranging from trench-coated detectives to shady crooks. During the years 1938-1942, Thomas showed up in more films than any other actor. Long retired, he died in 1989 at the age of 100. Married to actress Mona Bruns, Frank M. Thomas was the father of actor/writer Frankie Thomas, of Tom Corbett, Space Cadet fame.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Rating

Title

Credit

Box
Office

Year

59% Walt & El Grupo Actor 2008
81% The Killing of a Chinese Bookie Poker Player 1976
No Score Yet The Sleeping City Lt. Lally 1950
No Score Yet A Man to Remember Jode Harkness 1948
No Score Yet Hello, Frisco, Hello Auctioneer 1943
No Score Yet Eyes in the Night Police Lieutenant 1942
No Score Yet Sunset Serenade Clifford Sheldon 1942
No Score Yet Apache Trail Maj. Lowden 1942
No Score Yet Sunset on the Desert Judge Alvin Kirby 1942
93% The Talk of the Town District Attorney 1942
75% Reap the Wild Wind Dr. Jepson 1942
No Score Yet The Great Man's Lady Senator Knobs 1942
No Score Yet Dangerously They Live Ralph Bryan 1941
No Score Yet Among the Living Sheriff 1941
No Score Yet Sierra Sue Stacy Bromfield 1941
No Score Yet The Monster and the Girl Jansen 1941
No Score Yet Chad Hanna Burke 1940
No Score Yet Maryland Veterinarian 1940
No Score Yet Lillian Russell Official 1940
No Score Yet Brigham Young Hubert Crum 1940
No Score Yet Geronimo Politician 1939
No Score Yet Bachelor Mother Doctor 1939
No Score Yet The Rookie Cop Lane 1939
No Score Yet They Made Her a Spy Col. Shaw 1939
No Score Yet Secret Service of the Air Doc 1939
No Score Yet Idiot's Delight Bert 1939
No Score Yet Saga of Death Valley Tasker 1939
No Score Yet The Renegade Ranger Carson 1938
No Score Yet The Saint in New York Prosecutor 1938
100% Vivacious Lady Train Conductor 1938
No Score Yet Joy of Living Arthur 1938
No Score Yet This Marriage Business Frisbee 1938
No Score Yet Maid's Night Out McCarthy 1938
93% Bringing Up Baby Circus Barker 1938
No Score Yet Crashing Hollywood Detective Decker 1938
No Score Yet Law of the Underworld Capt. Gargan 1938
No Score Yet The Toast of New York Lawyer 1937
No Score Yet The Man Who Found Himself Roberts 1937
No Score Yet Don't Tell the Wife Inspector Mallory 1937
No Score Yet They Wanted to Marry Detective 1937
No Score Yet Forty Naughty Girls Jeff 1937
No Score Yet Breakfast For Two Sam Ransome 1937
No Score Yet Without Orders Trueman 1936
No Score Yet The Big Game Coach 1936
No Score Yet The Ex-Mrs. Bradford Mike North 1936
No Score Yet The Last Outlaw Dr. Mason 1936

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