Olive Carey

Olive Carey

Highest Rated: 100% Trader Horn (1931)

Lowest Rated: 50% Night Passage (1957)

Birthday: Jan 31, 1896

Birthplace: New York, New York, USA

Olive Carey was an actress who graced the silver screen many times throughout her Hollywood career. Carey kickstarted her acting career in various films such as "Trader Horn" (1931) with Harry Carey, "Border Devils" (1932) and "Face to Face" (1952) with Robert Preston. She also appeared in the drama "On Dangerous Ground" (1952) with Ida Lupino, the drama "Affair With a Stranger" (1953) with Jean Simmons and the crime picture "Rogue Cop" (1954) with Robert Taylor. She continued to work steadily in film throughout the fifties, appearing in "I Died a Thousand Times" (1955), the dramatic adaptation "The Cobweb" (1955) with Richard Widmark and "The Searchers" (1956). She also appeared in the Burt Lancaster adaptation "Gunfight at the O.K. Corral" (1957). She also worked in television around this time, including a part on "Mr. Adams and Eve" (CBS, 1956-58). Nearing the end of her career, she tackled roles in the James Stewart western "Night Passage" (1957), "Run of the Arrow" (1957) and the biopic drama "The Wings of Eagles" (1957) with John Wayne. She also appeared in "The Alamo" (1960) with John Wayne and the James Stewart adaptation "Two Rode Together" (1961). Carey last acted in "Billy the Kid vs. Dracula" (1966) with Chuck Courtney. Carey was married to Harry Carey and had one child. Carey passed away in March 1988 at the age of 92.

Highest rated movies

Trader Horn
The Searchers
On Dangerous Ground
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral
Two Rode Together
The Alamo
Night Passage




No Score Yet 17% Billy the Kid vs. Dracula Dr. Henrietta Hull (Character) - 1966
83% 53% Two Rode Together Mrs. Abby Frazer (Character) - 1961
52% 64% The Alamo Mrs. Dennison (Character) - 1960
50% 54% Night Passage Miss Vittles (Character) - 1957
85% 69% Gunfight at the O.K. Corral Mrs. Clanton (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Pillars of the Sky Mrs. Anne Avery (Character) - 1956
96% 88% The Searchers Mrs. Jorgensen (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet 58% I Died a Thousand Times Ma Goodhue (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet 36% Rogue Cop Selma (Character) - 1954
No Score Yet 42% Affair With a Stranger Cynthia Craig (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Bride Comes to Yellow Sky Laura Lee (Character) - 1952
89% 78% On Dangerous Ground Mrs. Brent (Character) - 1951
100% 36% Trader Horn Edith Trent (Character) - 1931


No Score Yet No Score Yet Have Gun -- Will Travel Unknown (Guest Star) 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet Laramie Ma Tolliver (Guest Star) 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Lock Up Unknown (Guest Star) 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Rifleman Unknown (Guest Star) 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Restless Gun Grandma Singer (Guest Star) 1957-1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet Wagon Train Unknown (Guest Star) 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet Tales of Wells Fargo Ma Samuel (Guest Star) 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Screen Directors Playhouse Unknown (Character) 1955