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William Edmunds

Highest Rated: 100% The Mortal Storm (1940)

Lowest Rated: 40% Idiot's Delight (1939)

Birthday: Jan 01, 1885

Birthplace: San Fele, Basilicata, Italy

William Edmunds was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Edmunds kickstarted his acting career in various films such as the comedic adaptation "Idiot's Delight" (1939) with Norma Shearer, the dramatic biopic "Juarez" (1939) with Paul Muni and "He Married His Wife" (1940). He also appeared in the drama "The Mortal Storm" (1940) with Margaret Sullavan, "Girls Under 21" (1940) and the Arthur Kennedy sports drama "Knockout" (1941). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the Elisabeth Bergner drama "Paris Calling" (1942), the comedy "The Wife Takes a Flyer" (1942) with Joan Bennett and the Monty Woolley comedic drama "The Pied Piper" (1942). He also appeared in "The Big Shot" (1942). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in "A Bell For Adano" (1945) with John Hodiak, the Merle Oberon romance "This Love of Ours" (1945) and the romance "Anna and the King of Siam" (1946) with Irene Dunne. He also appeared in "Swamp Fire" (1946) with Johnny Weissmuller and "Nobody Lives Forever" (1946) with John Garfield. Edmunds more recently acted in "The Caddy" (1953). Edmunds passed away in December 1981 at the age of 96.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 30% Double Dynamite Mr. Baganucci (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Big Sombrero Don Luis Alvarado (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet Where There's Life King Hubertus II (Character) - 1947
89% 60% The Beast With Five Fingers Antonio (Character) - 1946
94% 95% It's a Wonderful Life Giuseppe Martini (Character) - 1946
No Score Yet 73% The Man I Love Uncle Tony Toresca (Character) - 1946
55% 47% House of Frankenstein Fejos, Gypsy Chieftain (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet This Love of Ours Jose (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet 32% One Body Too Many Prof. Hilton (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Big Shot Sarto (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet 44% Knockout Mr. Louis Grinnelli (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet Barnacle Bill Joe Petillo (Character) - 1941
67% 48% Mr. and Mrs. Smith Proprietor Lucy's (Character) - 1941
100% 85% The Mortal Storm Lehman (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Girls Under 21 Tony Mangione (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Girl From Havana Ricco (Character) - 1940
100% 91% The Shop Around the Corner Policeman (uncredited) (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fixer Dugan Smiley (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet 67% The Rains Came Mr. Das (Character) - 1939
40% 45% Idiot's Delight Dumptsy (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Going Spanish Gaucho (Character) - 1934

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet 77 Sunset Strip Papa Puccini (Guest Star) 1959

QUOTES FROM William Edmunds CHARACTERS

Lehman says: [apprehensively] Heil H....

Professor Victor Roth says: Good Afternoon, Lehman.

Lehman says: Good afternoon. Th, there's a new order, I should say "Heil Hiter", but I won't, not to you.

Lehman says: Good afternoon. Th, there's a new order, I should say 'Heil Hiter', but I won't, not to you.

Professor Victor Roth says: Thank you Lehman.

Lehman says: That is, unless some of the other gentlemen are present, or the students.

Professor Victor Roth says: Yes, I shall understand.

Colleague says: [opening the door and enters] Heil Hitler.

Lehman says: heil, Hitler. [his arm only half raised as his eyes meet Prof. Roth's]