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Minerva Urecal

Highest Rated: 100% Never Give a Sucker an Even Break (1941)

Lowest Rated: 60% Good Sam (1948)

Birthday: Sep 22, 1894

Birthplace: Eureka, California, USA

Minerva Urecal was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Urecal began her acting career with roles in such films as "Exiled to Shanghai" (1937), the George Houston western "Frontier Scout" (1938) and "Air Devils" (1938). She also appeared in "Start Cheering" (1938), "Murder By Invitation" (1941) and "Never Give a Sucker an Even Break" (1941) with W C Fields. She continued to act in productions like the drama "The Bridge of San Luis Rey" (1944) with Lynn Bari, the Ronald Colman adventure "Kismet" (1944) and the dramedy "A Medal For Benny" (1945) with Dorothy Lamour. She also appeared in "Who's Guilty?" (1945). In the latter half of her career, she tackled roles in "Harvey" (1950) with James Stewart, "Quicksand" (1950) and "My Blue Heaven" (1950). She also appeared in "Aaron Slick From Punkin Crick" (1952) with Alan Young and the comedy "Harem Girl" (1952) with Joan Davis. Urecal more recently acted in the Sandra Dee comedy "That Funny Feeling" (1965). Urecal passed away in February 1966 at the age of 72.

Highest rated movies

Shadow of a Doubt
Never Give a Sucker an Even Break
7 Faces of Dr. Lao
Niagara
In Old Chicago
Good Sam

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 72% That Funny Feeling Woman at Phone Booth (Character) - 1965
86% 78% 7 Faces of Dr. Lao Kate Lindquist (Character) - 1964
No Score Yet 71% Miracle in the Rain Mrs. Canelli (Character) - 1956
80% 68% Niagara Mrs. McGrand, Landlady of McGrand's Boarding House (uncredited) (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet 33% She's Back on Broadway Landlady (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet Harem Girl AnisehPeter Mamakos... SarabJohn Dehner... Khalil (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet 47% Lost in Alaska Unknown (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet No Score Yet Oklahoma Annie Mrs. Lottie Fling (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet 60% The Woman They Almost Lynched Mrs. Stuart (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet No Score Yet Gobs and Gals Mrs. Pursell (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Milkman Mrs. Dillon (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Arizona Cowboy Cactus Kate Millican (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet Traveling Saleswoman Mrs. Owen (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet Arizona Cowboy Cactus Kate Millican (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet Lock Your Doors Agatha Brewster (Character) - 1949
60% 61% Good Sam Mrs. Nelson (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet Bowery Buckaroos Marshal Kate T. Barlow (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet 17% The Trap Miss Weebles (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet No Score Yet Apache Rose Felicia (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet 78% California Emma (Character) - 1946
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mr. Muggs Rides Again Nora "Ma" Brown (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet Club Paradise Edna Rogers (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet Wanderer of the Wasteland Mama Rafferty (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet Louisiana Hayride Ma Crocker (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Music in Manhattan Mrs. Smith, the Landlady (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Ghost Crazy Mrs. Benson (Character) - 1944
100% 89% Shadow of a Doubt Mrs. Henderson (clerk at telegraph office) (uncredited) (Character) - 1943
No Score Yet 33% Ghosts on the Loose Hilda (Character) - 1943
No Score Yet 14% The Ape Man Agatha Brewster (Character) - 1943
No Score Yet 0% Kid Dynamite Judge (Character) - 1943
No Score Yet 22% The Living Ghost Delia Phillips (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet 40% Lady for a Night Spinster in Audience (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet 29% The Corpse Vanishes Fagah (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet 45% In Old California Mrs. Carson (uncredited) (Character) - 1942
100% 81% Never Give a Sucker an Even Break Mrs. Pastromi, the Cleaning Lady (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Cowboy and the Blonde Murphy (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet Murder by Invitation Maxine Denham (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet Boys of the City Agnes (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Prison Nurse Sutherland (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet Air Devils Miss Price (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet Her Husband's Secretary Miss Baldwin (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet 88% Ever Since Eve Receptionist (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet Exiled to Shanghai Claire (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet 56% Charlie Chan at the Olympics Gang Member Posing as Olympics Matron (uncredited) (Character) - 1937
67% 54% In Old Chicago Frantic Screaming Mother (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet Love on a Bet Miss Jones (Character) - 1936
No Score Yet 64% Bonnie Scotland Storekeeper (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet 70% Sadie McKee Brennan's Cook's Assistant (uncredited) (Character) - 1934

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Petticoat Junction Unknown (Guest Star) 1965-1966
No Score Yet No Score Yet Wagon Train Unknown (Guest Star) 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Perry Mason Landlady (Guest Star) 1957
No Score Yet 90% Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown (Character) 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Screen Directors Playhouse Unknown (Character) 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Lone Ranger Unknown (Guest Star) 1950 1953-1954
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Roy Rogers Show Unknown (Guest Star) 1952-1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet Death Valley Days Mattie (Character) 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet Showcase 39 Miss Gribble (Character) 1952
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok Unknown (Guest Star) 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Gene Autry Show Mrs. Wilhelmina Wilkins (Guest Star) 1950