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James Harcourt (1873–1951)

James Harcourt was born on April 20, 1873 in Headingley, Yorkshire, England. He was an actor, known for Night Train to Munich (1940), The Hidden Room (1949) and Hobson's Choice (1931). He died on February 18, 1951 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 77) in London, England, UK

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 1949 The Hidden Room
Aitkin (butler)
 1947 Meet Me at Dawn
Henri - the Butler
 1946 The Grand Escapade
Old Traveller
 1946 I See a Dark Stranger
 1946 The Captive Heart
 1945 Johnny Frenchman
Joe Pender
 1945 He Snoops to Conquer
Councillor Hopkins
 1942 The Young Mr. Pitt
Bellamy (uncredited)
 1942 Hard Steel
Jim Calver
 1942 Courageous Mr. Penn
George Fox
 1941 Atlantic Ferry
Minor role (uncredited)
 1941 This England
 1941 Love on the Dole
Old Man Who Has His Dole Stopped (uncredited)
 1941 You Will Remember
Judge (uncredited)
 1941 You're Telling Me! (Short)
Mr. Brown
 1940 The House of the Arrow
Boris Raviart
 1940 Night Train to Munich
Axel Bomasch
 1940 The Stars Look Down
 1939 I Met a Murderer
Hay Wagon Driver
 1938 Follow Your Star
Mr. Tee
 1938 You're the Doctor
William Firmstone
 1938 Penny Paradise
Amos Cook
 1938 Queen of Crime
Bank Manager
 1937 The Face Behind the Scar
 1936 Men Are Not Gods
Porter (uncredited)
 1936 Wings Over Africa
 1936 Doomed Cargo
Vicar (Father Blanchard)
 1936 The Avenging Hand
Sam Hupp
 1936 All at Sea
Mr. Humphrey
 1935 Look Up and Laugh
Mr. Pearson (uncredited)
 1934 The Old Curiosity Shop
The Single Gentleman
 1933 Song of the Plough
 1933 Paris Plane

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White-haired English character actor in films of the 1930's and 40's. On stage from 1902, he began his working life as a cabinet maker. Member of the Liverpool Repertory Company, 1919-1931. See more »

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