No photo available. Represent Ivan Butler? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 4,072,504 this week

Ivan Butler (I) (1909–1998)

Ivan Butler is probably best remembered as author of several notable books on crime, theatre and cinema: "Producing Pantomime and Revue" (1962), "The Horror Film" (1967, revised as "Horror in the Cinema" 1970 & 1979), "Religion in the Cinema" (1969), "The Cinema of Roman Polanski" (1970), "The Making of Feature Films: A Guide" (1971), "To ... See full bio »

Hollywood Romances: Our Favorite Couples

Check out some of our favorite couples in Hollywood.

See the entire gallery

2022 TV Guide: The Best Shows Coming This Year

The most anticipated new TV shows, plus returning favorites to watch in the new year.

See the full list

Related News

On Prime Video

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDb page

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Ivan Butler's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Encounter Writer
Crimson Plush Writer
Joking Apart Writer


Jump to: Writer | Actor | Thanks | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (7 credits)
 1972 Big Bad Mouse (TV Movie) (idea)
 1966 Big Bad Mouse (TV Movie) (idea)
 1957 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Poison Unsuspect (1957)
 1954 Encounter (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Ordeal by Fire (1954) ... (play)
 1953 Joking Apart (TV Movie) (play)
 1949 Crimson Plush (TV Movie) (play)
 1949 The Man Who Faced Facts (TV Movie) (play)
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (3 credits)
 1965 Crossroads (TV Series)
Mr. Sweeney
- Episode #1.89 (1965) ... Mr. Sweeney
 1964 The Sullavan Brothers (TV Series)
Clerk of the Court
- One for the Day of Judgement (1964) ... Clerk of the Court
 1964 Call the Gun Expert (TV Series)
- The Perfect Crime - 1934 (1964) ... Coroner
Hide Hide Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
 2002 The Frankenstein Files: How Hollywood Made a Monster (Video documentary) (special thanks)
 1999 The Road to Dracula (Video documentary short) (in memory of)
 1998 Universal Horror (TV Movie documentary) (thanks)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (2 credits)
 1999 The Road to Dracula (Video documentary short)

Did You Know?


Actor and playwright who appeared in stage productions of Dracula before the famous 1931 movie was even made

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Recently Viewed