Gordon MacRae

Gordon MacRae

Highest Rated: 100% On Moonlight Bay (1951)

Lowest Rated: 71% Carousel (1956)

Birthday: Mar 12, 1921

Birthplace: East Orange, New Jersey, USA

Gordon MacRae was a prolific actor who created a name for himself largely on the big screen. MacRae's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as the biopic "Look For the Silver Lining" (1949) with June Haver, "Backfire" (1950) and "The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady" (1950). He also appeared in "Tea For Two" (1950) and the James Cagney musical "The West Point Story" (1950). His film career continued throughout the fifties in productions like "On Moonlight Bay" (1951), the musical "Starlift" (1951) with Janice Rule and "About Face" (1952). Toward the end of his career, he tackled roles in "Carousel" (1956), "The Best Things in Life Are Free" (1956) and "The Pilot" (1979). MacRae was most recently credited in the comedy adaptation "Welcome to Woop Woop" (1998) with Johnathon Schaech. He held additional roles in television including a part on "Vaudeville" (1974-75). MacRae was married to Elizabeth Lambert Schrafft and had four children. MacRae passed away in January 1986 at the age of 65.

Highest rated movies

On Moonlight Bay




No Score Yet 29% The Pilot Joe Barnes (Character) - 1980
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Best Things in Life Are Free B.G. "Buddy" De Sylva (Character) - 1956
71% 60% Carousel Billy Bigelow (Character) - 1956
86% 75% Oklahoma! Curly McLain (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet 0% Three Sailors and a Girl Jones (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet 80% By the Light of the Silvery Moon Bill Sherman (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Desert Song El Khobar/Paul Bonnard (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet 33% About Face Tony Williams (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet 27% Starlift Self - 1951
100% 79% On Moonlight Bay William "Bill" Sherman (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet 42% The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady Tony Pastor (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet 56% The West Point Story Tom Fletcher (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet 60% Tea for Two Jimmy Smith (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet 36% Backfire Bob Corey (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet Return of the Frontiersman Logan Barrett (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet 30% Look for the Silver Lining Frank Carter (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Big Punch Johnny Grant (Character) - 1948


No Score Yet No Score Yet McCloud Unknown (Guest Star) 1974
No Score Yet No Score Yet What's My Line? Unknown (Character),
1958 1961-1963 1965 1968 1973
No Score Yet No Score Yet I've Got a Secret Guest 1963