Richard Crane

Richard Crane

Highest Rated: 80% Wing and a Prayer (1944)

Lowest Rated: 67% Flying Tigers (1942)

Birthday: Jun 6, 1918

Birthplace: Newcastle, Indiana

Richard Crane was recruited by Hollywood in his early twenties, making his screen debut in the 1940 Joan Crawford vehicle Susan and God (1940). Crane coasted on his good looks and pleasant personality throughout the war years, while most of Hollywood's top leading men were in uniform, appearing in 20th Century Fox's Happy Land (1943) and A Wing and a Prayer (1944). By 1951, he was accepting make-work jobs along the lines of the Columbia serial Mysterious Island. His film career in almost total eclipse, Crane briefly rallied as star of the popular syndicated sci-fi TV series Rocky Jones, Space Ranger (1953). He was later seen in the supporting role of Lt. Gene Plethon on TV's Surfside Six (1961-1962). Richard Crane's last big-screen appearance was in Surf Party (1964).

Highest Rated Movies



No Score Yet Beyond The Moon Actor 2011
No Score Yet Surf Party Sgt. Wayne Neal 1964
No Score Yet House of the Damned Joseph Schiller 1963
No Score Yet Crash of the Moons Actor 1963
No Score Yet Boy Who Caught A Crook Connors 1961
No Score Yet The Alligator People Paul Webster 1959
No Score Yet The Deep Six Lt. (j.g.) Swanson 1958
No Score Yet The Devil's Partner David Simpson 1958
No Score Yet Guns Don't Argue Actor 1957
No Score Yet The Eddy Duchin Story Seaman 1956
No Score Yet No Man's Woman Dick Sawyer 1955
No Score Yet Crash of Moons Actor 1954
No Score Yet Manhunt in Space Rocky Jones 1954
No Score Yet Winning of the West Jack 1953
No Score Yet Menace from Outer Space Rocky Jones 1953
No Score Yet The Neanderthal Man Dr. Ross Harkness 1953
No Score Yet The Iron Mistress Actor 1952
No Score Yet Man in the Saddle Juke Virk 1951
No Score Yet The Last Outpost Lt. McReady 1951
No Score Yet Mysterious Island Actor 1951
No Score Yet A Lady Without Passport Navy Flyer 1950
No Score Yet Dynamite Johnny Brown 1949
No Score Yet Behind Green Lights Johnny Williams 1946
80% Wing and a Prayer Ens. Gus Chisholm 1944
No Score Yet None Shall Escape Willie Grimm as a Man 1944
No Score Yet Follow the Boys Marine Officer 1944
No Score Yet Riders of the Deadline Tim Mason 1943
No Score Yet Happy Land Rusty 1943
No Score Yet So Proudly We Hail! Georgie Larson 1943
No Score Yet This Is the Army Actor 1943
67% Flying Tigers Airfield Radio Man 1942
No Score Yet Keep 'em Flying Cadet Stevens 1941
No Score Yet In the Navy Office Boy 1941
No Score Yet The Saint in Palm Springs Whitey 1941
No Score Yet Susan and God Bob 1940


No Score Yet The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet
Mr. Losby 1959
No Score Yet Perry Mason
Moore 1958
No Score Yet Maverick
Jedd Ferris 1957
No Score Yet Playhouse 90


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