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Robert Gleckler (1887–1939)


Robert Gleckler was born on January 11, 1887 in Pierre, South Dakota, USA. He was an actor, known for The Glass Key (1935), Dante's Inferno (1935) and I'd Give My Life (1936). He was married to Adelaide Kendall and Norma Phillips. He died on February 25, 1939 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Glass Key
The Glass Key Shad O'Rory
(1935)
Dante's Inferno
(1935)
I'd Give My Life
I'd Give My Life Buck Gordon
(1936)

Filmography

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 1939 They Made Me a Criminal
Doc Ward
 1939 Stand Up and Fight
Sheriff Barney
 1938 Ride a Crooked Mile
Prison Warden
 1938 Orphans of the Street
Hughes
 1938 Tarnished Angel
Checkers, Casino Owner (uncredited)
 1938 Fugitives for a Night
J.G. McGee (uncredited)
 1938 Boys Town
Mr. Reynolds (uncredited)
 1938 Little Miss Broadway
Detective
 1938 Gangs of New York
Nolan
 1938 Rascals
Police Lieutenant
 1938 Gun Law
Flash Arnold
 1937 The Bad Man of Brimstone
Tom 'Skunk' Rogers (uncredited)
 1937 Bulldog Drummond's Revenge
Hardcastle
 1937 Hot Water
Hal Lynch
 1937 The Man Who Cried Wolf
Capt. Walter Reid
 1937 Pick a Star
Head Waiter
 1937 Wings Over Honolulu
Squadron Lieutenant Commander (uncredited)
 1937 King of Gamblers
Ed Murkil
 1936 Great Guy
Marty Cavanaugh
 1936 North of Nome
Bruno
 1936 Sworn Enemy
Hinkle, a Gangster
 1936 Love Begins at Twenty
Gangster Mugsy O'Bannion - aka Harold McCauley
 1936 I'd Give My Life
Buck Gordon
 1936 Yours for the Asking
Slick Doran
 1936 Forgotten Faces
Mike Davidson
 1936 Absolute Quiet
Jasper Cowdray
 1935 Too Tough to Kill
Bill Anderson
 1935 Show Them No Mercy!
Gus Hansen
 1935 Whipsaw
Steve Arnold
 1935 Here Comes the Band
Simmons
 1935 The Farmer Takes a Wife
Fisher - Freight Agent
 1935 Dante's Inferno
Dean
 1935 The Daring Young Man
Editor Hooley
 1935 The Glass Key
Shad O'Rory
 1935 The Headline Woman
Harry Chase
 1935 Mister Dynamite
James V. King - Chief of Detectives (as Robert Glecker)
 1935 Go Into Your Dance
Pete Brown (uncredited)
 1935 The Case of the Curious Bride
Detective Byrd
 1935 It Happened in New York
Venetti
 1935 The Perfect Clue
Delaney
 1935 The Great Hotel Murder
Police Captain
 1934 Marie Galante
Steamship Captain (uncredited)
 1934 Million Dollar Ransom
'Doc' Carson
 1934 The Defense Rests
Lou Gentry
 1934 Now I'll Tell
Al Mossiter
 1934 The Personality Kid
Gavin
 1934 Very Close Veins (Short)
Doc
 1933 Take a Chance
Mike Caruso
 1933 Her Bodyguard
Hood (uncredited)
 1931 Defenders of the Law
Joe Velet aka Phil Terry
 1931 The Finger Points
Larry Haynes, Sphinx Club Manager
 1930/I Big Money
Monk
 1930 The Sea God
Big Schultz
 1929 Mother's Boy
Gus LeGrand
 1927 The Dove
Bit (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Active on Broadway in the following productions: See more »

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Alternate Names:

Robert Glecker | Robert P. Gleckler

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Trivia:

He was originally cast as Jonas Wilkerson, overseer of the slaves at Tara, in Gone with the Wind (1939), but died one month into filming. He was replaced by Victor Jory. See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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