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Tala Birell (1907–1958)

Star of stage in Europe, she became just another "Another Garbo," like Anna Sten and others, whose importation to 1930's Hollywood led to movie stardom nary a whit. Her most often-seen performance is her brief role as the governess to the Empress's very young son in "The Song of Bernadette", who takes what is believed to be miraculous water from ... See full bio »

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Air Hawks
Air Hawks Renee Dupont
Bringing Up Baby
Bringing Up Baby Mrs. Lehman
Crime and Punishment
Crime and Punishment Antonya Raskolnikov
Philo Vance's Secret Mission
Philo Vance's Secret Mission Mrs. Elizabeth Phillips


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 1955 Flash Gordon (TV Series)
Queen of Cygnii
- Death in the Negative (1955) ... Queen of Cygnii
 1953 Orient Express (TV Series)
- The Red Sash (1953)
 1948 Homicide for Three
Rita Brown
 1948 Women in the Night
Yvette Aubert
 1947 Song of Love
Princess Valerie Hohenfels
 1947 Philo Vance's Secret Mission
Mrs. Elizabeth Phillips
 1947 Philo Vance's Gamble
Mrs. Tina Cromwell
 1946 Dangerous Millions
Sonia Bardos
 1945 Girls of the Big House
Alma Vlasek
 1945 The Frozen Ghost
Mme. Valerie Monet
 1945 The Power of the Whistler
Constantina Ivaneska
 1945 Jungle Queen
Dr. Elise Bork
 1944 Mrs. Parkington
Lady Norah Ebbsworth
 1944 Till We Meet Again
Mme. Bouchard (uncredited)
 1944 Make Your Own Bed
Miss Marie Gruber
 1944 The Monster Maker
 1944 The Purple Heart
Johanna Hartwig - Berlin News Correspondent
 1943 The Song of Bernadette
Madame Leontine Bruat (uncredited)
 1943 Women in Bondage
Ruth Bracken
 1943 Isle of Forgotten Sins
 1943 China
Blonde Russian
 1943 One Dangerous Night
Sonia Budenny
 1942 Seven Miles from Alcatraz
 1938 Josette
Mlle. Josette
 1938 Invisible Enemy
Sandra Kamarov
 1938 Bringing Up Baby
Mrs. Lehman
 1937 As Good as Married
Princess Cherry Bouladoff
 1937 She's Dangerous
Stephanie Duval
 1936 White Legion
Dr. Sterne
 1935 The Lone Wolf Returns
Liane Mallison
 1935 Crime and Punishment
Antonya Raskolnikov
 1935 Spring Tonic
 1935 Air Hawks
Renee Dupont
 1935 Let's Live Tonight
Countess Margot de Legere
 1934 The Captain Hates the Sea
Gerta Klangi
 1933 Let's Fall in Love
Rose Forsell
 1933 Nagana
Countess Sandra Lubeska
 1932 The Doomed Battalion
Maria Di Mai
 1931 Meine Cousine aus Warschau
 1931 Liebe auf Befehl
 1930 The Love Storm
Eileen Kell
 1930 Die Tat des Andreas Harmer
Othmars Valentin's Gattin
 1926 Man spielt nicht mit der Liebe
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