Martita Hunt

Martita Hunt

  • Highest Rated: 100% Great Expectations (1947)
  • Lowest Rated: 38% The Wicked Lady (1945)
  • Birthday: Jan 30, 1896
  • Birthplace: Not Available
  • Born to British parents in Argentina, Martita Hunt was raised on a ranch in that South American country. She first set foot in England at age 10, when her family moved back. In 1920, one year before her stage debut with the Liverpool Repertory, Hunt appeared in an obscure 2-reel comedy, A Rank Outsider. From 1923 through 1932, she was exclusively a London stage actress; she made her talking picture debut in Reserved for Ladies (1932), then spent the remainder of her career alternating between stage and screen assignments. Whether playing the regal Queen Matilda in Becket (1964) or the balmy Miss Havisham in Great Expectations, Hunt was always every inch the lady on screen (Well, nearly always; after all, she did play the blowsy "Ma" in 1941's East of Piccadilly).

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86% Bunny Lake Is Missing Ada Ford 1965
75% The Unsinkable Molly Brown Grand Duchess Elise Lupovinova 1964
75% Becket Queen Matilda 1964
No Score Yet The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm Story Teller 1962
80% Song Without End Grand Duchess 1960
No Score Yet Bottoms Up Lady Gore-Willoughby 1960
75% The Brides of Dracula Baroness Meinster 1960
No Score Yet Three Men in a Boat Mrs. Willis 1959
No Score Yet Me and the Colonel Mother Superior 1958
86% Bonjour Tristesse Philippe's Mother 1958
No Score Yet Les Espions (The Spies) Nurse 1957
No Score Yet The Admirable Crichton Lady Brocklehurst 1957
90% Anastasia Baroness von Livenbaum 1956
No Score Yet The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men Queen Eleanor 1952
No Score Yet Meet Me Tonight (Tonight at 8:30) Mabel Grace [Red Peppers] 1952
No Score Yet The Fan Duchess of Berwick 1950
No Score Yet So Evil My Love Mrs. Courtney 1948
No Score Yet Anna Karenina Princess Betty Tversky 1948
No Score Yet Ghosts of Berkeley Square Lady Mary 1947
100% Great Expectations Miss Havisham 1947
No Score Yet The Man in Grey Miss Patchett 1945
38% The Wicked Lady Cousin Agatha Trimble 1945
No Score Yet Wings and the Woman (They Flew Alone) Schoolmistress 1942
No Score Yet Freedom Radio (A Voice in the Night) Concierge 1941
No Score Yet Quiet Wedding Mme. Mirelle 1941
No Score Yet Trouble Brewing Mme Berdi 1939
100% Sabotage Miss Chatham - The Professor's Daughter (uncredited) 1937
No Score Yet Good Morning, Boys Lady Bogshott 1937
No Score Yet Mill on the Floss Mrs. Glegg 1937
No Score Yet Farewell Again (Troopship) Adela Swayle 1937
No Score Yet When Knights Were Bold Aunt Esther 1936
No Score Yet First a girl Seraphina 1935
No Score Yet I Was a Spy Aunt Lucille 1934
No Score Yet Friday the 13th Agnes Lightfoot 1933
No Score Yet Service for Ladies (Reserved for Ladies) Aline the French Maid 1932


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