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Joe Smith Marba (1879–1938)

Joe Smith Marba was born on October 19, 1879 in Peabody, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor, known for Bardelys the Magnificent (1926), The Sheriff's Secret (1931) and Shotgun Pass (1931). He died on September 7, 1938 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Bardelys the Magnificent
The Sheriff's Secret
Shotgun Pass
Shotgun Pass Spider Mitchell
Under Texas Skies
Under Texas Skies Sheriff H. Moody


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 1937 Love Is News
Carpenter (uncredited)
 1936 Silly Billies
Bit (uncredited)
 1935 Frisco Kid
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1935 Annie Oakley
Spectator (uncredited)
 1935 The Rainmakers
Townsman (uncredited)
 1935 Party Wire
Joe (uncredited)
 1935 Behind the Evidence
Gangster (uncredited)
 1934 Mills of the Gods
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1934 Jealousy
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1934 The Defense Rests
Court Clerk (uncredited)
 1934 Stand Up and Cheer!
Elephant Trainer (uncredited)
 1934 Hips, Hips, Hooray!
Poolroom Proprietor (uncredited)
 1933 King Kong
Elevated Train Motorman (uncredited)
 1932 Carnival Boat
Windy (uncredited)
 1931 Shotgun Pass
Spider Mitchell (as Joe Marba)
 1931 The Sheriff's Secret
Sheriff (as Joe Marba)
 1930 Under Texas Skies
Sheriff H. Moody (as J. S. Marba)
 1929 Beneath the Law (Short) (as Joe Marba)
 1929 The Diplomats (Short) (as Joe Marba)
 1926 Bardelys the Magnificent
Innkeeper (as Joseph Marba)
 1926 Casey of the Coast Guard (as Joseph Marba)
 1922 Face to Face
Martin Hartley (as Joseph Marba)
 1920 Wits vs. Wits
The Detective
 1920 The $1,000,000 Reward
Kenwah (as Joseph Marba)
 1919 The Carter Case
Hugh Geist / Avion (as Joseph Marba)

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Alternate Names:

J. S. Marba | Joe Marba | Joseph Marba

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