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Anne Cornwall (1897–1980)

Anne Cornwall was born on January 17, 1897 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for College (1927), Men O'War (1929) and Hold Still (1926). She was married to Ellis Wing Taylor and Charles Maigne. She died on March 2, 1980 in Van Nuys, California, USA. See full bio »

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College The Girl
Men O'War
Men O'War Girl
Hold Still
Hold Still Anne
Love's Young Scream


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 1959 The Wild and the Innocent
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1957 The Buster Keaton Story
Mrs. Jennings (uncredited)
 1956 The Search for Bridey Murphy
Mother (uncredited)
 1955 Untamed
Pioneer Woman (uncredited)
 1954 Destry
Townswoman (uncredited)
 1952 The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima
Lucia (uncredited)
 1949 Knock on Any Door
Woman (uncredited)
 1948 Isn't It Romantic?
Townswoman (uncredited)
 1947 They Won't Believe Me
Screaming Woman (uncredited)
 1946 Below the Deadline
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1946 Don't Gamble with Strangers
Servant (uncredited)
 1945 The Southerner
Townswoman (uncredited)
 1944 The Climax
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1940 Triple Justice
Wedding Guest (uncredited)
 1939 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Senate Reporter (uncredited)
 1938 You Can't Take It with You
Miss Jones - Blakely's Secretary (uncredited)
 1937 True Confession
Alternate Juror (uncredited)
 1930 The Widow from Chicago
Mazie (uncredited)
 1929 Men O'War (Short)
 1928 Love's Young Scream (Short)
The Girl
 1928 Half-Back Hannah (Short)
 1928 Fighting Fannie (Short)
 1927 Scared Pink (Short)
 1927 College
The Girl
 1927 The Heart of the Yukon
Anita Wayne
 1927 The Eyes of the Totem
Betty Hardy
 1927 Chicken Feathers (Short)
Anne Kale
 1926 Cool Off! (Short)
 1926 Hold Still (Short)
 1926 Racing Blood
Muriel Sterlinng
 1926 The Flaming Frontier
Betty Stanwood
 1926 Under Western Skies
Ella Parkhurst
 1925 The Splendid Crime
Beth Van Dyke
 1925 Keep Smiling
Rose Ryan
 1925 The Wrongdoers
Helen Warren
 1925 The Rainbow Trail
Fay Larkin
 1925 Introduce Me
Betty Perry
 1925 French Pastry (Short)
 1924 The Roughneck
 1924 Bright Lights (Short)
 1924 40-Horse Hawkins
Mary Darling
 1924 Arizona Express
Florence Brown
 1923 The Gold Diggers
Violet Dayne (as Ann Cornwall)
 1923 Only 38
Mary Hedley
 1922 To Have and to Hold
Lady Jane Carr
 1922 Her Gilded Cage
Jacqueline Ornoff
 1922 The Seventh Day
Betty Alden
 1920 La La Lucille
Lucille Smith
 1920 The Girl in the Rain
 1920 Everything But the Truth
Annabelle Elton
 1920 The Path She Chose
 1920 The Copperhead
 1919 The Firing Line
Cecile Cardross
 1919 The World to Live In
 1919 The Indestructible Wife
Toots Brooks
 1918 In the Hollow of Her Hand (uncredited)
 1918 The Knife
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Brunette silent screen actress with musical comedy experience. She alternated dramatic performances (most often in westerns) with turns as baby-faced, wide-eyed leading ladies in comedies. Best remembered opposite Buster Keaton in College (1927) and as one of the two flappers in Laurel & Hardy's two-reeler Men O'War (1929). See more »

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