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James Knight (I) (1891–1948)

James Knight was born on May 4, 1891 in Canterbury, Kent, England. He was an actor, known for The Adventures of Dick Turpin (1929), The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp (1943) and A Romany Lass (1918). He died in 1948 in Gloucestershire, England. See full bio »

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Known For

The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp
A Romany Lass
A Romany Lass Donald MacLean
The Man Who Forgot
The Man Who Forgot Seth Nalden


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 1950 The Magnet
Auction Bidder (uncredited)
 1950 Seven Days to Noon
Mr. Cooper (Pawnbroker) (uncredited)
 1949 Boys in Brown
Prison Officer (uncredited)
 1949 Old Mother Riley's New Venture
Police Superintendant (as Jimmy Knight)
 1948 My Sister and I
 1947 Code of Scotland Yard
Publican (uncredited)
 1946 Appointment with Crime
 1946 A Girl in a Million
Pavilion Manager
 1946 Loyal Heart
Police Sergeant
 1945 The Agitator
Business Man (uncredited)
 1945 Johnny Frenchman
Tom Hocking
 1944 Candles at Nine
Air-Raid Warden (uncredited)
 1944 Soldier, Sailor
1st Officer
 1944 The Gay Intruders
Sargeant (uncredited)
 1943 San Demetrio London
Capt. Smith - S.S. Gloucester City
 1943 The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp
Club Porter (1902)
 1942 Much Too Shy
Mr. Pepper - Cinema Manager (uncredited)
 1942 Let the People Sing
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1942 The Next of Kin
Sailor on Train (uncredited)
 1942 The Avengers
Fossen the Village Postmaster (uncredited)
 1941 Jeannie (uncredited)
 1941 Mail Train
Cinema Manager (uncredited)
 1941 Gasbags
German Major (uncredited)
 1940 Girl in the News
Traffic Policeman (uncredited)
 1940 To Hell with Hitler
Passenger on SS Macaulay (uncredited)
 1940 Convoy
Admiral (uncredited)
 1939 Cheer Boys Cheer
Chauffeur (uncredited)
 1939 There Ain't No Justice
Police Constable (uncredited)
 1939 The Secret Four
Policeman Outside Parliament (uncredited)
 1939 Trouble Brewing
Brewery Foreman (uncredited)
 1938 Strange Boarders
Fire Chief (uncredited)
 1937 Cotton Queen
Shooting Gallery Attendant (uncredited)
 1935 The Passing of the Third Floor Back
Police Inspector (uncredited)
 1935 The 39 Steps
Detective at London Palladium (uncredited)
 1934 The Man Who Knew Too Much
Police Inspector (uncredited)
 1934 Lost in the Legion
 1933 Crime on the Hill
Newspaper Editor (uncredited)
 1932 The Third String
 1932 Over Night
Inspector Brody
 1932 When London Sleeps
 1931 A Safe Affair
 1930 Kissing Cup's Race
 1929 Power Over Men
 1928 Spangles
 1928 Bad Sir Brian Botany (Short)
Sir Brian Botany
 1928 Houp-La!
 1928 Maria Marten
 1927 Mr. Nobody
 1927 Motherland
Private Tom Edwards
 1926 Goose and Stuffing (Short)
 1926 Mined and Counter-Mined (Short)
 1926 Regaining the Wind (Short)
 1926 The Happy Rascals (Short)
 1926 When Giants Fought (Short)
 1926 The Ball of Fortune
Dick Huish
 1926 Woodcroft Castle (Short)
 1925 Songs of England (Short)
The Shepherd
 1925 Songs of Ireland (Short)
Rory O'More
 1925 Songs of Scotland (Short)
Robin Adair
 1925 Songs of the British Isles (Short)
The Lover
 1925 Trainer and Temptress
Peter Todd
 1925 The Impatient Patient (Short)
 1925 A Dear Liar (Short)
 1924 Claude Duval
Captain Craddock
 1924 The Happy Prisoner (Short)
Te Prisoner
 1924 The Great Turf Mystery
Luke Pomeroy
 1923 What Price Loving Cup?
Philip Denham
 1923 Beautiful Kitty
Jim Bennett
 1923 The Lady Owner
Dick Tressider
 1923 Hornet's Nest
Tony Cobb
 1922 Playing the Game (Short)
Dick Foley
 1922 Pluck v. Plot (Short)
Sid Carter
 1922 Rowing to Win (Short)
Donald Turk
 1922 The Last Hundred Yards (Short)
Fred Blackett
 1922 Boy Scouts (Short)
 1922 Cutting Out Pictures (Short)
 1922 Football Fun (Short)
 1922 Making Good Resolutions (Short)
 1922 Making Paper Money (Short)
 1922 Paper Hanging (Short)
 1922 Peter the Barber (Short)
 1922 Playing at Doctors (Short)
 1922 Sold and Healed (Short)
 1922 Spring Cleaning (Short)
 1922 The Conjurors (Short)
 1922 The Sweep (Short)
 1922 The Lights o' London (Short)
 1922 The Old Actor's Story (Short)
The Actor
 1922 Ticket o' Leave (Short)
 1922 Martha (Short)
 1922 No. 7 Brick Row
Dr. James Peacock
 1922 Crushing the Drug Traffic (Short)
Customs Officer
 1921 The Education of Nicky
Nicky Malvesty
 1920 Brenda of the Barge
Jim Walden
 1919 The Man Who Forgot
Seth Nalden
 1919 The Knave of Hearts
Lord Hillsdown
 1919 Tower of Strength
Jack Farrars
 1919 The Power of Right
Gerald Stafford
 1919 The Silver Greyhound
John Vane
 1918 Nature's Gentleman
James Davis
 1918 Deception
Jeffrey North
 1918 A Romany Lass
Donald MacLean
 1918 Big Money
Tom Carlyn
 1918 The Splendid Coward
Dick Swinton
 1917 The Happy Warrior
The Happy Warrior

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