Monte Blue (1887–1963)

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Stalwart, durable Monte Blue, a romantic leading man of the silent days, was born January 11, 1887, as Gerard Monte Blue (some sources indicate 1890, but his mother's application for his admission to the Soldier's and Sailor's Orphan's Home lists his birth date as January 11, 1887). Various sources have reported his first name as George or Gerald,... See full bio »

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Key Largo Sheriff Ben Wade
Those Who Dance Dan Hogan
Sky Racket Benjamin Arnold


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 1960 Pony Express (TV Series)
Bright Eagle
- The Search (1960) ... Bright Eagle
 1960 The Deputy (TV Series)
- The Lucifer Urge (1960) ... Floyd
 1957-1960 Tales of Wells Fargo (TV Series)
Nicoma / Sheriff Lyons
- The Trading Post (1960) ... Nicoma
- The Kid (1957) ... Sheriff Lyons
 1960 Rawhide (TV Series)
- Incident of the Tinker's Dam (1960) ... Wankawa
 1959 Bold Venture (TV Series)
Mr. Day / Mr. Arden Day
- The Red and the Black (1959) ... Mr. Day
- The Red and the Black (1959) ... Mr. Arden Day
 1959 U.S. Marshal (TV Series)
- Good Indian (1959) ... Tom
 1957-1959 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (TV Series)
Low Dog / Brave Bull
- Wyatt Wins One (1959) ... Low Dog
- Warpath (1957) ... Brave Bull
 1957-1959 The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin (TV Series)
Red Raven / Buffalo Horn / Maco
- The Luck of O'Hara (1959) ... Red Raven
- Major Mockingbird (1959) ... Buffalo Horn
- The Warrior's Promise (1957) ... Maco
 1958 Hey, Jeannie! (TV Series)
Pawnee chief
- The Rainmaker (1958) ... Pawnee chief
 1958 Death Valley Days (TV Series)
Mr. Owens
- The Telescope Eye (1958) ... Mr. Owens
 1957 Wagon Train (TV Series)
Chief Thundercloud
- The Clara Beauchamp Story (1957) ... Chief Thundercloud
 1957 26 Men (TV Series)
John Simms / Frank Slater
- Man on the Run (1957) ... John Simms
- The Slater Brothers (1957) ... Frank Slater
 1957 Telephone Time (TV Series)
 1957 The Adventures of Jim Bowie (TV Series)
- An Eye for an Eye (1957) ... Yorda
 1956 Annie Oakley (TV Series)
Peabody - Telegrapher / Tom Wheeler
- Tagg Oakley, Sheriff (1956) ... Peabody - Telegrapher
- Flint and Steel (1956) ... Tom Wheeler
 1954 My Little Margie (TV Series)
- Big Chief Vern (1954)
 1954 Apache
 1954 The Boy from Oklahoma
Townsman (uncredited)
 1951-1953 Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (TV Series)
Sheriff / Thunderbird
- The Avenging Gunman (1953) ... Sheriff
- Indian Bureau Story (1951) ... Thunderbird
 1949-1953 The Lone Ranger (TV Series)
Sheriff Ed Gilman / Chief Lone Eagle / Sheriff Mansfield / ...
- Stage to Estacado (1953) ... Sheriff Ed Gilman
- The Condemned Man (1952) ... Chief Lone Eagle
- Through the Wall (1952) ... Sheriff Mansfield
- Letter of the Law (1951) ... Sheriff Jim Harper
- Crime in Time (1950) ... Sheriff
 1953 Ride, Vaquero!
Bartender (uncredited)
 1953 The Last Posse
Uncle Will Kane (uncredited)
 1953 Mr. & Mrs. North (TV Series)
Boats Erickson
- Salt in His Blood (1953) ... Boats Erickson
 1953 The System
Man at Hearing (uncredited)
 1952 The Range Rider (TV Series)
Chief Tall Man
- Peace Pipe (1952) ... Chief Tall Man
 1952 Hangman's Knot
 1952 Sky King (TV Series)
Sheriff Hollister / Sheriff
- The Giant Eagle (1952) ... Sheriff Hollister
- The Threatening Bomb (1952) ... Sheriff Hollister
- The Man Who Forgot (1952) ... Sheriff Hollister
- Danger Point (1952) ... Sheriff Hollister
- One for the Money (1952) ... Sheriff
 1952 The Story of Will Rogers
Oklahoma Delegate (uncredited)
 1952 Rose of Cimarron
Lone Eagle
 1951 Red Ryder (TV Series)
- Whiplash (1951) ... Nelson
 1951 The Sea Hornet
Lt. Drake
 1951 Gold Raiders
John Sawyer
 1951 Warpath
First Emigrant
 1951 Snake River Desperadoes
Jim Haverly
 1951 Three Desperate Men
Marshal Pete Coleman
 1950 Dallas
Tarrant County Sheriff (uncredited)
 1950 So You Want to Hold Your Husband (Short)
Rice - Curry's Partner (uncredited)
 1950 This Side of the Law
The Sheriff
 1950 The Iroquois Trail
Chief Sagamore
 1950 Colt .45
Townsman (uncredited)
 1950 Backfire
Detective Sgt. Pluther (uncredited)
 1950 The Blonde Bandit
Police Chief Ramsey
 1950 Montana
Charlie Penrose (uncredited)
 1949 Ranger of Cherokee Strip
Chief Hunter
 1949 The Big Wheel
Deacon Jones
 1949 The Fountainhead
Gas Station Executive (uncredited)
 1949 Look for the Silver Lining
St. Clair - Actor in 'Uncle Tom's Cabin' (uncredited)
 1949 Colorado Territory
U.S. Marshal (uncredited)
 1949 The Younger Brothers
Deputy Joe
 1949 Homicide
Sheriff George
 1949 South of St. Louis
Capt. Jeffrey
 1949 Flaxy Martin
Joe, Detective
 1948 Adventures of Don Juan
Turnkey (uncredited)
 1948 Johnny Belinda
Ben (uncredited)
 1948 Two Guys from Texas
Pete Nash
 1948 Key Largo
Sheriff Ben Wade
 1948 The Big Punch
Police Lt. Ryan (uncredited)
 1948 Silver River
'Buck' Chevigee
 1948 Speed to Spare
Bit Role (scenes deleted)
 1947 My Wild Irish Rose
Replacement Barman (uncredited)
 1947 Life with Father
The Policeman
 1947 Cheyenne
 1947 Possessed
 1947 Stallion Road
Horse Rancher (uncredited)
 1947 Bells of San Fernando
Governor Don Sebastian Fernando
 1947 That Way with Women
 1947 The Unfaithful
Businessman with Hunter (uncredited)
 1946 The Man I Love
Cop (uncredited)
 1946 The Time, the Place and the Girl
Stage Manager (uncredited)
 1946 Humoresque
Moving Man (uncredited)
 1946 Never Say Goodbye
Policeman (uncredited)
 1946 So You Want to Play the Horses (Short)
The Colonel (uncredited)
 1946 Shadow of a Woman
 1946 Two Guys from Milwaukee
Broadcast Director (uncredited)
 1946 Janie Gets Married
Drapery Man (uncredited)
 1946 Her Kind of Man
Lake (uncredited)
 1946 A Stolen Life
Mr. Lippencott (uncredited)
 1946 Cinderella Jones
 1945 San Antonio
Cleve Andrews
 1945 Frontier Days (Short)
Ned - U.S. Marshal (uncredited)
 1945 Saratoga Trunk
Fireman on Train (uncredited)
 1945 Danger Signal
Policeman in Car (uncredited)
 1945 Escape in the Desert
Sheriff (uncredited)
 1945 The Horn Blows at Midnight
The Chef (uncredited)
 1944 The Conspirators
Jennings (uncredited)
 1944 Janie
Policeman (uncredited)
 1944 The Mask of Dimitrios
Abdul Dhris
 1944 Trial by Trigger (Short)
Brewster (uncredited)
 1944 The Adventures of Mark Twain
Captain of 'Queen of Dixie' (uncredited)
 1944 Passage to Marseille
Second Mate (uncredited)
 1943 Northern Pursuit
 1943 Thank Your Lucky Stars
Bartender in Errol Flynn Number (uncredited)
 1943 Pilot #5
Bus Station Official (uncredited)
 1943 Action in the North Atlantic
Seaman (uncredited)
 1943 Mission to Moscow
Heckler (uncredited)
 1943 Edge of Darkness
Petersen (uncredited)
 1943 Truck Busters
Scrappy O'Brien (uncredited)
 1943 The Hard Way
Man in Audience (uncredited)
 1942 Casablanca
American (uncredited)
 1942 Gentleman Jim
Gambler in "Lucky Guy" (uncredited)
 1942 Road to Morocco
Kasim's Aide (uncredited)
 1942 The Hidden Hand
Matthews, the Undertaker (uncredited)
 1942 I Married a Witch
Doorman (uncredited)
 1942 The Forest Rangers
Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
 1942 Across the Pacific
Dan Morton
 1942 Divide and Conquer (Short)
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1942 The Palm Beach Story
Mike the Doorman (uncredited)
 1942 Secret Enemies
Hugo Mehl - the Doorman
 1942 My Favorite Blonde
Policeman at Union Hall (uncredited)
 1942 Klondike Fury
Flight Dispatcher
 1942 Reap the Wild Wind
Officer at Tea (uncredited)
 1942 The Remarkable Andrew
Policeman (uncredited)
 1942 North to the Klondike
John Burke
 1942 Treat 'Em Rough
Police Captain
 1941 Pacific Blackout
Colonel (uncredited)
 1941 Law of the Timber
Hodge Mason
 1941 Sullivan's Travels
Policeman in Slums (uncredited)
 1941 New York Town
McAuliffe (uncredited)
 1941 The Great Man's Lady
Man #2 - Hoyt City (uncredited)
 1941 King of the Texas Rangers
Tom J. King Sr. [Ch. 1]
 1941 Bad Man of Deadwood
Sheriff Jordan
 1941 Citadel of Crime
Policeman (uncredited)
 1941 Sunset in Wyoming
Jim Haines
 1941 Riders of Death Valley
Rance Davis
 1941 The Great Train Robbery
Railroad Superintendant
 1941 Arkansas Judge
Phil Johnson
 1940 Texas Rangers Ride Again
Pablo Slide Along
 1940 North West Mounted Police
Indian (uncredited)
 1940 Young Bill Hickok
Marshal Evans
 1940 A Little Bit of Heaven
Uncle Pat
 1940 Mystery Sea Raider
Captain Norberg
 1940 Road to Singapore
High Priest (uncredited)
 1939 Days of Jesse James
Train Passenger
 1939 Geronimo
 1939 Our Leading Citizen
 1939 Port of Hate
 1939 Union Pacific
Indian (uncredited)
 1939 Juarez
Lerdo de Tajada
 1939 Frontier Pony Express
 1939 Dodge City
John Barlow
 1938 Tom Sawyer, Detective
Sheriff Walker
 1938 Hawk of the Wilderness
Yellow Weasel
 1938 Illegal Traffic
Captain Moran
 1938 Touchdown, Army
Pilot (uncredited)
 1938 King of Alcatraz
Officer (uncredited)
 1938 The Mysterious Rider
Cap Folsom
 1938 Spawn of the North
Cannery Official (uncredited)
 1938 Rebellious Daughters
Charlie - alias Clint Houston
 1938 Cocoanut Grove
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1938 The Big Broadcast of 1938
Passenger (uncredited)
 1937 Amateur Crook
 1937 Born to the West
Bart Hammond
 1937 A Damsel in Distress
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1937 Thunder Trail
Jeff Graves
 1937 Sky Racket
Benjamin Arnold
 1937 Souls at Sea
 1937 High, Wide and Handsome
Oil Man (uncredited)
 1937 Rootin' Tootin' Rhythm
Joe Stafford
 1937 The Outcasts of Poker Flat
Indian Jim
 1937 Secret Agent X-9
Baron Michael Karsten
 1936 A Million to One
John Kent, Sr.
 1936 Song of the Gringo
 1936 The Plainsman
Indian (uncredited)
 1936 Ride, Ranger, Ride
Duval, aka Chief Tavibo
 1936 Mary of Scotland
 1936 Prison Shadows
Bert McNamee
 1936 Undersea Kingdom
Unga Khan
 1936 Treachery Rides the Range
Colonel Drummond
 1936 Desert Gold
Chetley 'Chet' Kasedon
 1935 Nevada
Clem Dillon
 1935 Wanderer of the Wasteland
Guerd Larey
 1935 Trails of the Wild
Mountie Larry Doyle
 1935 The Test
Pepite Le Joie
 1935 Social Error
Dean Carter
 1935 'G' Men
Fingerprint Expert
 1935 On Probation
Al Murray
 1935 The Lives of a Bengal Lancer
Hamzulla Khan
 1934 Student Tour
Jeff Kane - Bobby's Brother and Coach of the Crew
 1934 Wagon Wheels
Kenneth Murdock
 1934 The Last Round-Up
Jack Kells
 1934 Come On, Marines!
Lt. Allen
 1933 Her Forgotten Past
Donald Thorne
 1933 The Intruder
John Brandt
 1933 The Thundering Herd
 1932 Officer Thirteen
Tom Burke
 1932 The Stoker
Dick Martin
 1931 The Big Gamble
Policeman (uncredited)
 1931 The Flood
David Bruce
 1930 Those Who Dance
Dan Hogan
 1930 Isle of Escape
Dave Wade
 1929 Tiger Rose
 1929 Show of Shows
Condemned Man (segment "Rifle Execution")
 1929 Skin Deep
Joe Daley
 1929 From Headquarters
Captain 'Happy' Smith
 1929 No Defense
Monte Collins
 1929 The Greyhound Limited
 1928 Conquest
Donald Overton
 1928 White Shadows in the South Seas
Dr. Matthew Lloyd
 1928 Across the Atlantic
Hugh Clayton
 1927 Brass Knuckles
Zac Harrison
 1927 One-Round Hogan
Robert Emmett Hogan
 1927 The Bush Leaguer
Buchanan 'Specs' White
 1927 The Black Diamond Express
Dan Foster
 1927 Bitter Apples
John Wyncote
 1927 The Brute
Martin 'Easy-Going' Sondes
 1927 Wolf's Clothing
Barry Baline
 1926 Across the Pacific
 1926 So This Is Paris
Dr. Paul Giraud
 1926 Other Women's Husbands
Dick Lambert
 1926 The Man Upstairs
Geoffrey West
 1925 Mrs. Beverly Hills (Short)
 1925 Hogan's Alley
Lefty O'Brien
 1925 Red Hot Tires
Al Jones
 1925 The Limited Mail
Bob Wilson / Bob Snobson
 1925 Kiss Me Again
Gaston Fleury
 1925 Recompense
Peter Graham
 1924 The Dark Swan
Lewis Dike
 1924 The Lover of Camille
Jean Gaspard Deburau
 1924 Her Marriage Vow
Bob Hilton
 1924 Being Respectable
Charles Carpenter
 1924 Revelation
Paul Granville
 1924 Daughters of Pleasure
Kent Merrill
 1924 How to Educate a Wife
Ernest Todd
 1924 Mademoiselle Midnight
Owen Burke / Jerry Brent
 1924 Loving Lies
Captain Dan stover
 1924 The Marriage Circle
Dr. Franz Braun
 1923 Lucretia Lombard
Stephen Winship
 1923 Defying Destiny
Jack Fenton
 1923 The Purple Highway
Edgar Prentice, aka Edgar Craig
 1923 Main Street
Dr. Will Kennicott
 1923 Brass
Philip Baldwin
 1923 The Tents of Allah
Chiddar Ben-Ek
 1922 Broadway Rose
Tom Darcy
 1922 My Old Kentucky Home
Richard Goodloe
 1922 Peacock Alley
Elmer Harmon
 1921 Orphans of the Storm
 1921 The Affairs of Anatol
Abner Elliott
 1921 Moonlight and Honeysuckle
Ted Musgrove
 1921 A Broken Doll
Tommy Dawes
 1921 A Perfect Crime
Wally Griggs
 1921 The Kentuckians
Boone Stallard
 1921 The Jucklins
Bill Hawes
 1920 Something to Think About
Jim Dirk
 1920 A Cumberland Romance
Sherd Raines
 1920 The 13th Commandment
Bayard Kip
 1919 Too Much Johnson
Billy Lounsberry
 1919 Everywoman
 1919 In Mizzoura
Sam Fowler
 1919 Told in the Hills
 1919 Rustling a Bride
Nick McCredie
 1919 Pettigrew's Girl
Pvt. William Pettigrew
 1919 Romance and Arabella
Harry Atteridge
 1918 The Squaw Man
 1918 The Goddess of Lost Lake (uncredited)
 1918 The Romance of Tarzan
 1918 One Hundred Percent American (Short)
Mayme's army boyfriend
 1918 Johanna Enlists
Pvt. Vibbard
 1918 Till I Come Back to You
American Doughboy
 1918 Hands Up
 1918 The Only Road
Pedro Lupo
 1918 M'Liss
Mexican Joe Dominguez
 1918 Riders of the Night
'The Killer' Jed
 1918 The Red, Red Heart
Billy Porter
 1917 The Ship of Doom
Martin Shaw
 1917 The Man from Painted Post
Slim Carter
 1917 Betrayed
Pepo Esparenza
 1917 Wild and Woolly
One of Wild Bill's Men (uncredited)
 1917 Hands Up!
Dan Tracy
 1917 Betsy's Burglar
Victor Gilpin
 1917 Jim Bludso
Joe Bower
 1916 The Matrimaniac
Assistant Hotel Manager (uncredited)
 1916 The Vagabond Prince
Peasant (uncredited)
 1916 Intolerance
The Strike Leader
 1916 Hell-to-Pay Austin
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1916 The Devil's Needle
Bartender (uncredited)
 1916 The Man Behind the Curtain (uncredited)
 1916 The Price of Power
Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1915 Martyrs of the Alamo
Defender of the Alamo (uncredited)
 1915 The Family Doctor (Short)
Dr. John Montrose (as G.M. Blue)
 1915 Hidden Crime (Short)
Grant - the Grazer (as G.M. Blue)
 1915 For His Pal (Short)
Jo Price (as G.M. Blue)
 1915 Editions de Luxe (Short)
Conny Peters - Swindler (as G.M. Blue)
 1915 The Noon Hour (Short)
Ada's Brother (as G.M. Blue)
 1915 Ghosts
Bohemian in Paris (uncredited)
 1915 The Absentee
 1915 The Birth of a Nation
Minor Role (uncredited)
Show Show Stunts (3 credits)
Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (2 credits)
Show Show Self (7 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (10 credits)

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Appeared (as himself) in a promotional trailer for From Headquarters (1929). See more »

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