Rita Johnson

Rita Johnson

Highest Rated: 100% Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941)

Lowest Rated: 43% Susan Slept Here (1954)

Birthday: Aug 13, 1913

Birthplace: Worcester, Massachusetts, USA

Rita Johnson was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Johnson's career in acting began with her roles in various films like "Man-Proof" (1938) with Myrna Loy, "Rich Man, Poor Girl" (1938) with Robert Young and "Letter of Introduction" (1938) with Adolphe Menjou. She also appeared in the Eleanor Powell musical comedy "Honolulu" (1939), the Virginia Bruce drama "Stronger Than Desire" (1939) and "Broadway Serenade" (1939). Her passion for acting continued to her roles in projects like the Eddie Cantor musical comedy "Forty Little Mothers" (1940), "The Golden Fleecing" (1940) and the comedy "Appointment for Love" (1941) with Charles Boyer. She also appeared in the Robert Montgomery fantasy "Here Comes Mr. Jordan" (1941). In the latter part of her career, she continued to act in the comedic adaptation "The Perfect Marriage" (1947) with Loretta Young, the remake "The Michigan Kid" (1947) with John Hall and the Robert Young noir "They Won't Believe Me" (1947). She also appeared in the Claudette Colbert mystery "Sleep, My Love" (1948) and the thriller "The Big Clock" (1948) with Ray Milland. Johnson was most recently credited in "Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss" (1998) with Sean Hayes. Johnson passed away in October 1965 at the age of 52.

Highest rated movies

The Big Clock
The Major and the Minor
Here Comes Mr. Jordan
Ministry of Fear
My Friend Flicka
Edison, the Man
Susan Slept Here

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 70% All Mine to Give Katie Tyler (Character) - 1957
43% 63% Susan Slept Here Dr. Rawley (Character) - 1954
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Second Face Claire Elwood (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet Family Honeymoon Minna Fenster (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet 68% Sleep, My Love Barby (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet An Innocent Affair Eve Lawrence (Character) - 1948
100% 83% The Big Clock Pauline York (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet 76% They Won't Believe Me Greta Ballentine (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet No Score Yet Michigan Kid Sue Dawson (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Perfect Marriage Mabel Manning (Character) - 1946
No Score Yet 80% The Naughty Nineties Bonita Farrow (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet 74% Thunderhead: Son of Flicka Nelle McLaughlin (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Affairs of Susan Mona Kent (Character) - 1945
88% 75% Ministry of Fear Unknown (Character) - 1944
86% 79% My Friend Flicka Nell (Character) - 1943
100% 83% The Major and the Minor Pamela Hill (Character) - 1942
100% 82% Here Comes Mr. Jordan Julia Farnsworth (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet Appointment for Love Nancy Benson (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Golden Fleecing Mary Blake (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Forty Little Mothers Marian Edwards (Character) - 1940
80% 63% Edison, the Man Mary Stilwell (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Congo Maisie Kay McWade (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Stronger Than Desire Barbara Winter (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Nick Carter, Master Detective Lou Farnsby (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet 20% Honolulu Cecelia Grayson (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet They All Come Out Kitty (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet 6,000 Enemies Anne Barry (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Within the Law Agnes Lynch (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Six Thousand Enemies Unknown (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet 20% Broadway Serenade Judith "Judy" Tyrrell (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Rich Man, Poor Girl Sally Harrison (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Girl Downstairs Rosalind Brown (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet 20% Letter of Introduction Honey (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet London by Night Patricia Herrick (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet My Dear Miss Aldrich Ellen Warfield (Character) - 1937

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Man Behind the Badge Ruth (Character) 1955