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Bruce Bennett (I) (1906–2007)

Herman Brix was a star shot-putter in the 1928 Olympics. After losing the lead in MGM's Tarzan the Ape Man (1932) due to a shoulder injury, he was contracted by Ashton Dearholt for his independent production of The New Adventures of Tarzan (1935), a serial and the only Tarzan film between the silents and the 1960s to present the character ... See full bio »

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 1980 Laat de dokter maar schuiven
John Vandenberk
 1973 The Clones
Clone Lab Assistant
 1973 Deadhead Miles
Johnny Mesquitero
 1961 The Fiend of Dope Island
Charlie Davis
 1961 The Outsider
Gen. Bridges
 1959 The Alligator People
Dr. Eric Lorimer
 1959 The Cosmic Man
Dr. Karl Sorenson
 1958 Flaming Frontier
Capt. Jim Hewson
 1956 Three Violent People
Commissioner Harrison
 1956 Love Me Tender
Maj. Kincaid
 1956 The Three Outlaws
Charlie Trenton
 1956 Hidden Guns
 1955 Robbers' Roost
'Bull' Herrick
 1955 Strategic Air Command
Gen. Espy
 1955 The Big Tip Off
Bob Gilmore
 1954 Dragonfly Squadron
Dr. Stephen Cottrell
 1954 With This Ring (Short)
 1953 Dream Wife
Charlie Elkwood
 1951 The Last Outpost
Col. Jeb Britton
 1951 The Great Missouri Raid
Cole Younger / Steve Brill
 1950 The Second Face
Paul Curtis
 1950 Shakedown
David Glover
 1950 Mystery Street
Dr. McAdoo
 1949 Undertow
Det. Charles Reckling
 1949 Without Honor
Fred Bandle
 1949 The Doctor and the Girl
Dr. Alfred Norton
 1949 The House Across the Street
Matthew J. Keever
 1949 Task Force
 1948 Smart Girls Don't Talk
Marty Fain
 1948 Silver River
Stanley Moore
 1948 To the Victor
 1947 Dark Passage
 1947 Cheyenne
Ed Landers
 1947 The Man I Love
San Thomas
 1946 A Stolen Life
Jack R. Talbot
 1945 Danger Signal
Dr. Andrew Lang
 1944 I'm from Arkansas
Bob Hamline
 1944 U-Boat Prisoner
Archie Gibbs
 1943/I There's Something About a Soldier
Frank Molloy
 1943/I Sahara
Waco Hoyt
 1943 Frontier Fury
Clem Hawkins (uncredited)
 1943 Murder in Times Square
Supai George
 1943 The More the Merrier
FBI Agent Evans
 1942 Underground Agent
Lee Graham
 1942 Submarine Raider
1st Officer Russell
 1942 Tramp, Tramp, Tramp
Tommy Lydel
 1942 Sappy Birthday (Short)
Unseen Man on Telephone (uncredited)
 1941 Honolulu Lu
 1941 Three Girls About Town
Reporter (uncredited)
 1941 The Officer and the Lady
Bob Conlon
 1941 Two Latins from Manhattan
 1941 Dutiful But Dumb (Short)
Soldier in General's Office (uncredited)
 1941 So Long Mr. Chumps (Short)
Prison Guard / Truck Driver (uncredited)
 1940 The Phantom Submarine
Paul Sinclair
 1940 A Bundle of Bliss (Short)
Baby's Father
 1940 West of Abilene
Frank Garfield
 1940 No Census, No Feeling (Short)
Football Player #20 (uncredited)
 1940 So You Won't Talk
Reporter (uncredited)
 1940 Glamour for Sale
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1940 The Spook Speaks (Short)
Mordini's former assistant
 1940 The Secret Seven
Pat Norris
 1940 How High Is Up? (Short)
Workman with Leaky Lunchpail (uncredited)
 1940 Girls of the Road
Officer Sullavan
 1940 The Taming of the Snood (Short)
 1940 Babies for Sale
Policeman (uncredited)
 1940 Boobs in the Woods (Short)
Park Ranger (uncredited)
 1940 Escape to Glory
Ship's gunnery officer
 1940 Island of Doomed Men
Hazen - Guard (uncredited)
 1940 The Man from Tumbleweeds
Prison Warden (uncredited)
 1940 The Man with Nine Lives
State Trooper (uncredited)
 1940 Blazing Six Shooters
Geologist Winthrop
 1940 The Heckler (Short)
Ole Margarine
 1940 Five Little Peppers at Home
Jim - King's Chauffeur (uncredited)
 1940 Convicted Woman
Reporter (uncredited)
 1940 His Bridal Fright (Short)
Cell Guard (uncredited)
 1940 Cafe Hostess
 1939 Invisible Stripes
Rich Man (uncredited)
 1939 My Son Is Guilty
 1939 Blondie Brings Up Baby
Mason's Chauffeur (uncredited)
 1939 Five Little Peppers and How They Grew
Tom - King's Chauffeur (uncredited)
 1939 Daredevils of the Red Circle
Tiny Dawson (as Herman Brix)
 1938 Hawk of the Wilderness
Lincoln Rand Jr / Kioga (as Herman Brix)
 1938 The Fighting Devil Dogs
Lieutenant Frank Corby (as Herman Brix)
 1938 Land of Fighting Men
Fred Mitchell (as Herman Brix)
 1938 The Lone Ranger
Bert Rogers (as Herman Brix)
 1937 Amateur Crook
Jimmy Baxter (as Herman Brix)
 1937 Danger Patrol
Joe (as Herman Brix)
 1937 Sky Racket
Eric Lane - Agent 17 (as Herman Brix)
 1937 Flying Fists
Hal "Chopper' Donovan, aka Hal Smith (as Herman Brix)
 1937 A Million to One
Johnny Kent (as Herman Brix)
 1937/I Blake of Scotland Yard
Henchman Adolph (uncredited)
 1936 Silks and Saddles
Jimmy Shay (as Herman Brix)
 1936 Two Minutes to Play
Martin Granville (as Herman Brix)
 1936/I Shadow of Chinatown
Martin Andrews (as Herman Brix)
 1935/I The New Adventures of Tarzan
Tarzan (as Herman Brix)
 1934 Student Tour
Hercules (uncredited)
 1934 Death on the Diamond
Man on Ticket Line (uncredited)
 1934 Treasure Island
Man at Tavern (uncredited)
 1934 Riptide
Man at Cannes Bar (uncredited)
 1934 You Can't Buy Everything
Bank Clerk (uncredited)
 1933 Meet the Baron
Train Passenger (uncredited)
 1933 College Humor
Student (uncredited)
 1932 Madison Sq. Garden
Wrestler (uncredited)
 1932 Million Dollar Legs
Klopstokian Athlete (uncredited)
 1931 Touchdown
Football Player (uncredited)
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Herman Brix


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[About his role in The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)] I wish I would have had more to do in the film. I hated to get killed so soon. See more »


Had two children, Christopher and Christina, by longtime wife Jeannette, who died in 2000. They named their children after his parents, but ironically, Christopher and Christina were also the names of the two eldest children of his "Mildred Pierce" co-star, Joan Crawford. See more »

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