Robert Cummings

Highest Rated: 100% Kings Row (1942)
Lowest Rated: 29% What a Way to Go! (1964)
Birthday: Jun 10, 1908
Birthplace: Joplin, Missouri, USA
While in high school, was taught to fly by aviation pioneer Orville Wright; gave rides for $5 per person; and became the first official flight instructor in the U.S.During World War II was a U.S. Army Air Force pilot.Dropped out of Carnegie Tech due to financial problems, with his family greatly impacted by the 1929 stock market crash.Posed as Blade Stanhope Conway, an upper-class Englishman, to work in Broadway.Assumed the identity of Bruce Hutchens, a rich Texan, to get his career started in Hollywood and later reverted to his real name.Often credited as Robert Cummings for dramatic roles and Bob Cummings for comedy.In 1960, published a nutrition book, Stay Young and Vital.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

CREDIT
No Score Yet Stagecoach Mr. Gatewood 1966
29% What a Way to Go! Dr. Stephanson 1964
No Score Yet How to Be Very, Very Popular Fillmore 'Wedge' Wedgewood 1955
No Score Yet Reign of Terror Actor 1955
88% Dial M for Murder Mark Halliday 1954
No Score Yet Lucky Me Dick Carson 1954
No Score Yet The First Time Joe Bennet 1952
No Score Yet For Heaven's Sake Jeff Bolton 1950
No Score Yet Tell It to the Judge Pete Webb 1949
No Score Yet The Accused Warren Ford 1949
No Score Yet Let's Live a Little Producer Duke Crawford 1948
No Score Yet Sleep, My Love Bruce Elcott 1947
No Score Yet Lost Moment Lewis Venable 1947
No Score Yet The Chase Chuck Scott 1946
No Score Yet The Bride Wore Boots Jeff Warren 1946
No Score Yet Flesh And Fantasy Michael 1943
No Score Yet Princess O'Rourke Eddie O'Rourke 1943
No Score Yet Forever and a Day Ned Trimble 1943
83% Saboteur Barry Kane 1942
100% Kings Row Parris Mitchell 1942
No Score Yet It Started with Eve Jonathan 'Johnny' Reynolds Jr. 1941
No Score Yet Moon Over Miami Jeff Bolton 1941
100% The Devil and Miss Jones Joe O'Brien 1941
No Score Yet One Night in the Tropics Steve Harper 1940
No Score Yet Spring Parade Harry Marten 1940
No Score Yet And One Was Beautiful Ridley Crane 1940
No Score Yet Three Smart Girls Grow Up Harry Loren 1939
No Score Yet Charlie McCarthy, Detective Scotty Hamilton 1939
No Score Yet Everything Happens at Night Ken Morgan 1939
No Score Yet The Texans Capt. Alan Sanford 1938
100% You and Me Jim 1938
No Score Yet College Swing Radio Announcer 1938
No Score Yet Souls at Sea George Martin 1937
No Score Yet The Last Train from Madrid Juan Ramos 1937
No Score Yet Arizona Mahoney Phillip Randall 1936
No Score Yet Border Flight Lt. Bob Dixon 1936
100% Sons of the Desert Actor 1933
No Score Yet Desert Gold Actor 1919

TV

CREDIT
No Score Yet Green Acres
1965-1971
Writer
  • 1970
80% The Twilight Zone
1959-1964
Capt. James Embry
  • 1960
  • 1959

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