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      J. Farrell MacDonald

      J. Farrell MacDonald

      Highest Rated: 100% Show Boat (1936)

      Lowest Rated: 60% The Great Lie (1941)

      Birthday: Jun 6, 1875

      Birthplace: Waterbury, Connecticut, USA

      J Farrell MacDonald was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. MacDonald began his acting career appearing in various films, such as "Riders of Vengeance" (1919) with Harry Carey, "Marked Men" (1920) and "Hitchin' Posts" (1920). He also appeared in "The Wallop" (1921), "The Freeze Out" (1921) and the Tom Mix western "Trailin'" (1921). He continued to act in productions like "This Sporting Age" (1932), the drama "Hotel Continental" (1932) with Peggy Shannon and "The Hurricane Express" (1932). He also appeared in "The Phantom Express" (1932). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the Richard Greene action film "Submarine Patrol" (1938), "The Crowd Roars" (1938) and the drama "White Banners" (1938) with Claude Rains. He also appeared in the Robert Livinston western "The Lone Ranger Rides Again" (1939) and the Oliver Hardy comedy "Zenobia" (1939). MacDonald more recently acted in "Superman and the Mole Men" (1951). MacDonald was married to Mrs. Mrs MacDonald. MacDonald passed away in August 1952 at the age of 77.

      Highest rated movies

      Captains of the Clouds poster
      Captains of the Clouds
      Show Boat poster
      Show Boat
      Sunrise poster
      Sunrise
      A Tree Grows in Brooklyn poster
      A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
      No Man of Her Own poster
      No Man of Her Own
      Woman on the Run poster
      Woman on the Run
      Whispering Smith poster
      Whispering Smith
      The Cradle Snatchers poster
      The Cradle Snatchers

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      Filmography

      Movies

      Credit
      No Score Yet 82% Superman and the Mole Men Pop Shannon (Character) - 1951
      88% 80% Woman on the Run Sea Captain (Character) - 1950
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Dalton Gang Judge Price (Character) - 1949
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Law of the Barbary Coast Sergeant O'Leary (Character) - 1949
      No Score Yet 50% Fighting Man of the Plains Joe Partridge (Character) - 1949
      83% 61% Whispering Smith Bill Baggs (Character) - 1948
      No Score Yet 60% The Walls of Jericho Bailiff (Character) - 1948
      No Score Yet 54% Smoky Jim (Character) - 1946
      No Score Yet 38% Johnny Angel Capt. Angel (Character) - 1945
      94% 91% A Tree Grows in Brooklyn Carney The Junkman (uncredited) (Character) - 1945
      67% 30% The Great Moment The Priest (Character) - 1944
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Follow the Leader Clancy (Character) - 1944
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Shadow of Suspicion Police Captain Mike Dolan (Character) - 1944
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Tiger Queen Geoffrey MacCardle (Character) - 1943
      No Score Yet 67% Clancy Street Boys Police Sgt. Flanagan (Character) - 1943
      No Score Yet 14% The Ape Man Capt. O'Brien (Character) - 1943
      No Score Yet No Score Yet One Thrilling Night Police Sergeant Haggerty (Character) - 1942
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Two Mugs From Brooklyn Cop (Character) - 1942
      No Score Yet 22% The Living Ghost Police Lt. "Pete" Peterson (Character) - 1942
      100% 49% Captains of the Clouds Dr. Neville (Character) - 1942
      No Score Yet 17% Bowery at Midnight Capt. Mitchell (Character) - 1942
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Phantom Killer Police Captain (Character) - 1942
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Private Snuffy Smith General Rosewater (Character) - 1942
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Little Tokyo, U.S.A. Capt. Wade (Character) - 1942
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Law of the Timber Adams (Character) - 1941
      No Score Yet No Score Yet In Old Cheyenne Tim Casey (Character) - 1941
      60% 72% The Great Lie Dr. Ferguson (Character) - 1941
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Last Alarm Jim Hadley (Character) - 1940
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Light of Western Stars Bill Stillwell (Character) - 1940
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Stagecoach War Jeff Chapman (Character) - 1940
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Knights of the Range Cappy (Character) - 1940
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Pony Express Days Nevada jim (Character) - 1940
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Prairie Law Sheriff Jim Austin (Character) - 1940
      No Score Yet 67% They Shall Have Music Police Chief (uncredited) (Character) - 1939
      No Score Yet 64% Susannah of the Mounties Pat O'Hannegan (Character) - 1939
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Conspiracy Captain of the Falcon (Character) - 1939
      No Score Yet 50% Zenobia Judge (Character) - 1939
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Come On, Rangers Colonel Forbes (Character) - 1938
      No Score Yet No Score Yet My Old Kentucky Home Mayor Jim Hopkins (Character) - 1938
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Flying Fists Bill "One-Punch" Fagin (Character) - 1938
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Crowd Roars Father Patrick Ryan (Character) - 1938
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Submarine Patrol CWO 'Sails' Quincannon (Character) - 1938
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Little Orphan Annie `Pop' Corrigan (Character) - 1938
      No Score Yet 75% White Banners Dr. Thompson (Character) - 1938
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Courage of the West Buck Saunders (Character) - 1937
      No Score Yet 50% Slim Pop (Character) - 1937
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Shadows of the Orient Inspector Sullivan (Character) - 1937
      No Score Yet No Score Yet County Fair Calvin Williams (Character) - 1937
      No Score Yet No Score Yet My Dear Miss Aldrich `'Doc'` Howe (Character) - 1937
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Game That Kills Joe Holland (Character) - 1937
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Great Barrier Major Rogers (Character) - 1937
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Little Pal Applejack (Character) - 1936
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Exclusive Story Michael Devlin (Character) - 1936
      100% 73% Show Boat Windy (Character) - 1936
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Healer Applejack (Character) - 1936
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Northern Frontier Inspector McKenzie (Character) - 1935
      No Score Yet 18% The Irish in Us Capt. Jackson (Character) - 1935
      80% 33% Front Page Woman Hallohan (Character) - 1935
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Waterfront Lady Capt. O'Brien (Character) - 1935
      No Score Yet 54% Romance in Manhattan Officer Murphy (Character) - 1935
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Danger Ahead Harry Cromwell - City Editor (Character) - 1935
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Fighting Youth Coach Parker (Character) - 1935
      No Score Yet 46% Riffraff "Brains" (Character) - 1935
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Maybe It's Love The Cop (Character) - 1935
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Stormy Trinidad Dorn (Character) - 1935
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Murder on the Campus Police Capt. Ed Kyne (Character) - 1934
      No Score Yet 52% The Cat's Paw Shigley (Character) - 1934
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Beggar's Holiday The tramp (Character) - 1934
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Once to Every Woman Flannigan (Character) - 1934
      No Score Yet 14% Man of Two Worlds Michael (Character) - 1934
      No Score Yet 64% Peg O' My Heart Patrick Shamus 'Pat' O'Connell (Character) - 1933
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Iron Master J.C. Stillman (Character) - 1933
      No Score Yet 43% I Loved a Woman Shuster (Character) - 1933
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Under Secret Orders John Burke (Character) - 1933
      No Score Yet 0% The Phantom Express D.J. "Smokey" Nolan (Character) - 1932
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Probation Uncle George (Character) - 1932
      No Score Yet 58% Me and My Gal Pop Riley (Character) - 1932
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Discarded Lovers Chief Sommers (Character) - 1932
      No Score Yet 62% Under Eighteen Pop Evans (Character) - 1932
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Hearts of Humanity Tom O'Hara (Character) - 1932
      91% 70% No Man of Her Own `'Dickie'` Collins (Character) - 1932
      No Score Yet No Score Yet When the West Was Young Adam Naab (Character) - 1932
      No Score Yet 25% The Thirteenth Guest Police Capt. Ryan (Character) - 1932
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Week-end Marriage Mr. Davis (Character) - 1932
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Pride of the Legion Chief Scott (Character) - 1932
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Vanishing Frontier Waco (Character) - 1932
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Spirit of Notre Dame Coach (Character) - 1931
      No Score Yet 50% Other Men's Women Peg-Leg (Character) - 1931
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Sporting Blood MacGuire (Character) - 1931
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Easiest Way Ben Murdock (Character) - 1931
      No Score Yet 10% The Painted Desert Jeff Cameron (Character) - 1931
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Brat Timson (Character) - 1931
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Too Young to Marry Rev. Stump (Character) - 1931
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Touchdown Pop Stewart (Character) - 1931
      No Score Yet No Score Yet River's End O'Toole (Character) - 1931
      No Score Yet 20% Men Without Women Costello (Character) - 1930
      No Score Yet 12% The Truth About Youth Colonel Graham (Character) - 1930
      No Score Yet 17% Song o' My Heart Rafferty (Character) - 1930
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Riley the Cop James "Aloysius" Riley (Character) - 1928
      98% 92% Sunrise The Photographer (Character) - 1927
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Paid to Love Peter Roberts (Character) - 1927
      83% No Score Yet The Cradle Snatchers George Martin (Character) - 1927
      No Score Yet No Score Yet East Side, West Side Pug Malone (Character) - 1927
      No Score Yet 74% Three Bad Men Mike Costigan (Character) - 1926
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Shamrock Handicap Con O'Shea (Character) - 1926
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The First Year Mr. Barstow (Character) - 1926
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Lightnin' Lemuel Townsend (Character) - 1925
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Kentucky Pride Donovan (Character) - 1925
      82% 81% The Iron Horse Corp. Casey (Character) - 1924
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Signal Tower Pete (Character) - 1924
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Western Luck 'Chuck' Campbell (Character) - 1924
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Drifting Murphy (Character) - 1923
      No Score Yet 56% Sky High Jim Frazer (Character) - 1922
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Come on Over Michael (Character) - 1922
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Young Rajah Tehjunder Roy (Character) - 1922
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Trailin' Joseph Piotto (Character) - 1921
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Freeze-Out Bobtail McGuire (Character) - 1921
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Rags Paul Ferguson (Character) - 1915
      No Score Yet 33% The Patchwork Girl of Oz Director - 1914
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Dream Unknown (Character) - 1911

      TV

      Credit
      No Score Yet 100% Superman Unknown (Guest Star) 1953