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Matthew Betz

Highest Rated: 92% Mystery of the Wax Museum (1933)

Lowest Rated: 63% The Shepherd of the Hills (1928)

Birthday: Sep 13, 1881

Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Matthew Betz was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Betz started his acting career landing roles in such films as "Boomerang Bill" (1922), "White Fang" (1925) and "The Patent Leather Kid" (1927). He also appeared in "Broadway After Midnight" (1927), the May McAvoy mystery adaptation "The Terror" (1928) and "The Wedding March" (1928) with Erich von Stroheim. He continued to work steadily in film throughout the twenties and the thirties, appearing in "The Big House" (1930), the western "The Fighting Marshal" (1931) with Tim McCoy and "Gold" (1932). In the latter half of his career, he tackled roles in "Via Pony Express" (1933), the Buster Crabbe adventure "Tarzan the Fearless" (1933) and "The Big Chance" (1933). He also appeared in "The Countess of Monte Cristo" (1934) and "On Probation" (1935). Betz more recently acted in "Fury Below" (1938). Betz passed away in January 1938 at the age of 57.

Highest rated movies

Mystery of the Wax Museum
The Unholy Three
The Big House
The Wedding March
The Shepherd of the Hills

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Jail Bait Sawed-Off Madison (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fury Below Dorsky (Character) - 1936
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Girl Who Came Back Smoky (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Tin Man Blackie Burke (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet Just My Luck Unknown (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Fighting Rookie Lewis Cantor (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Big Chance Flash McQuaid (Character) - 1933
No Score Yet 21% Tarzan the Fearless Nick Moran (Character) - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet After Midnight Blackie (Character) - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet I Have Lived Blackie (Character) - 1933
92% 63% Mystery of the Wax Museum Hugo (Character) - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Whirlwind Unknown (Character) - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet Gold Henchman Childress (Character) - 1932
No Score Yet No Score Yet Broadway to Cheyenne Joe Carter (Character) - 1932
No Score Yet No Score Yet Western Code Warden (Character) - 1932
No Score Yet No Score Yet Speed Madness Jessin (Character) - 1932
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Fighting Marshal Red Larkin (Character) - 1931
75% 68% The Big House Gopher (gardener/inmate) (Character) - 1930
No Score Yet No Score Yet Shooting Straight Ace Martin / Ed Winters (Character) - 1930
No Score Yet No Score Yet Girls Gone Wild Augie Sten (Character) - 1929
No Score Yet No Score Yet Telling the World The Killer (Character) - 1928
63% No Score Yet The Shepherd of the Hills Wash Gibbs (Character) - 1928
75% 78% The Wedding March Schani Eberle (Character) - 1928
No Score Yet 20% The Patent Leather Kid Jake Stuke (Character) - 1927
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Little Irish Girl Jerry Crawford (Character) - 1926
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Exquisite Sinner Gypsy Cheif (Character) - 1926
88% 78% The Unholy Three Detective Regan (Character) - 1925
No Score Yet No Score Yet Lights of Old Broadway 'Red' Hawkins (Character) - 1925
No Score Yet No Score Yet White Fang Frank Wilde (Character) - 1925
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Lighthouse by the Sea Joe Dagget (Character) - 1924
No Score Yet No Score Yet Luck Fighting Miner (Character) - 1923
No Score Yet No Score Yet Let's Go "Dip" McGurk (Character) - 1923
No Score Yet No Score Yet Boomerang Bill Tony the Wop (Character) - 1922
No Score Yet No Score Yet Good References Kid Whaley (Character) - 1920
No Score Yet No Score Yet One Wonderful Night Ferdinand Rossi (Character) - 1914