Henry Kolker (1874–1947)

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Stalwart character actor Henry Kolker appeared on the Broadway stage from 1904, comedy being his forte early on. Later, as a leading man in romantic dramas, he partnered famous stars like Alla Nazimova. Moving on to films in 1914 as actor/director, he became noted in particular for directing Disraeli (1921), starring George Arliss (now a lost film... See full bio »

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 1947 The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
Dr. Benbow (uncredited)
 1944 Bluebeard
 1943 Sarong Girl
Mr. Jefferson Baxter
 1942 Reunion in France
General Bartholomew (uncredited)
 1941 Sing for Your Supper
Myron T. Hayworth
 1941 The Parson of Panamint
Judge Arnold Mason
 1941 A Woman's Face
 1941 The Great Swindle
Stewart Cordell
 1941 The Man Who Lost Himself
 1941 Las Vegas Nights
William Stevens Sr.
 1940 Money and the Woman
Mr. Rollins, Barbara's Father
 1940 Grand Ole Opry
William C. Scully
 1939 Main Street Lawyer
Donnelly, District Attorney
 1939 Here I Am a Stranger
R.J. Bennett
 1939 Parents on Trial
James Wesley
 1939 The Real Glory
The General
 1939 Hidden Power
 1939 These Glamour Girls
Philip S. Griswold II (uncredited)
 1939 Should Husbands Work?
 1939 Union Pacific
Asa M. Barrows
 1939 Let Us Live
Chief of Police
 1938 The Cowboy and the Lady
Horace Smith
 1938 Too Hot to Handle
'Pearly' Todd
 1938 Marie Antoinette
Court Aide (uncredited)
 1938 Safety in Numbers
Dr. Lawrence Edmonds
 1938 Holiday
Edward Seton
 1938 The Adventures of Marco Polo
Nicolo Polo
 1938 Love Is a Headache
Mr. Sam Ellinger (uncredited)
 1938 The Invisible Menace
Col. Hackett
 1937 Thoroughbreds Don't Cry
'Doc' Godfrey
 1937 Conquest
Sen. Wybitcki (uncredited)
 1937 The Devil Is Driving
Charles Stevens
 1937 Let Them Live
Judge Lederer
 1937 Green Light
Dr. Lane
 1937 Maid of Salem
Crown Chief Justice Laughton
 1937 They Wanted to Marry
Mr. Hunter
 1937 Once a Doctor
Dr. Bruce Nordland
 1937 Under Cover of Night
District Attorney Pritchard
 1936 Great Guy
Abel Canning
 1936 Theodora Goes Wild
Jonathan Grant
 1936 The Man Who Lived Twice
Judge Henry Treacher
 1936 In His Steps
Calvin Carver
 1936 Sitting on the Moon
 1936 Romeo and Juliet
Friar Laurence
 1936 Bullets or Ballots
Mr. Hollister
 1936 My Marriage
Maj. Vaile
 1936 Collegiate
Mr. MacGregor
 1935 The Great Impersonation
Dr. Schmidt (uncredited)
 1935 Frisco Waterfront
District Attorney
 1935 3 Kids and a Queen
 1935 The Last Days of Pompeii
 1935 Shipmates Forever
The Doctor (uncredited)
 1935 I Live My Life
Relative at Mrs. Gage's (uncredited)
 1935 Red Salute
 1935 Ladies Love Danger
Jose Lopez
 1935 Diamond Jim
J.C. Randolf - Bank President
 1935 Here Comes the Band
Simmon's Attorney
 1935 The Black Room
Baron Frederick de Berghman
 1935 Mad Love
Prefect Rosset
 1935 Honeymoon Limited
Mr. Randall
 1935 Spring Tonic
Mr. Enix
 1935 Go Into Your Dance
Doctor (uncredited)
 1935 Reckless
Mr. Gearhart (uncredited)
 1935 The Case of the Curious Bride
District Attorney Stacey
 1935 The Florentine Dagger
 1935 Times Square Lady
Mr. Fielding
 1935 One New York Night
Arthur Carlisle
 1935 The Mystery Man
Ellwyn A. 'Jo-Jo' Jonas
 1935 Red Hot Tires
Martin Sanford
 1935 Society Doctor
Dr. Harvey
 1935 Charlie Chan in Paris
M. Lamartine
 1934 The Band Plays On
Professor Hackett
 1934 Sing Sing Nights
Kurt Nordon
 1934 The Ghost Walks
Dr. Kent
 1934 Kid Millions
Attorney (uncredited)
 1934 Love Time
Emperor Francis I
 1934 Imitation of Life
Dr. Preston (uncredited)
 1934 Lady by Choice
 1934 A Lost Lady
John Ormsby
 1934 Million Dollar Ransom
Dr. Davis (uncredited)
 1934 One Exciting Adventure
 1934 Now and Forever
Mr. Clark
 1934 She Loves Me Not
Charles M. Lawton
 1934 The Girl from Missouri
Sen. Titcombe
 1934 Name the Woman
Judge Adams
 1934 Blind Date
J.W. Hartwell, Sr.
 1934 Whom the Gods Destroy
Carlo - the Puppeteer
 1934 Stamboul Quest
'Excellency' German War Office (uncredited)
 1934 Let's Try Again
Mr. Blake
 1934 The Hell Cat
C.W. Sloane
 1934 Black Moon
The Psychiatrist
 1934 Let's Talk It Over
Doctor (uncredited)
 1934 Sisters Under the Skin
 1934 Success at Any Price
 1934 Journal of a Crime
Henri Marcher
 1934 Wonder Bar
Mr. R.H. Renaud
 1934 The Cat and the Fiddle
Theatre Manager (uncredited)
 1934 I've Got Your Number
Robert Kirkland
 1934 Bedside
Maritza's Manager (uncredited)
 1934 Massacre
Sen. Woolsey (uncredited)
 1933 Blood Money
Newspaper Managing Editor (uncredited)
 1933 Meet the Baron
Baron Munchausen
 1933 Gigolettes of Paris
Police Interrogator
 1933 Love, Honor and Oh, Baby!
The Judge
 1933 Golden Harvest
Henry Flint
 1933 I Loved a Woman
Mr. Sanborn
 1933 Bureau of Missing Persons
Theodore Arno
 1933 The Power and the Glory
Mr. Borden
 1933 Notorious But Nice
Defense Attorney Clark
 1933 Baby Face
J.R. Carter
 1933 The Narrow Corner
Mr. Blake, Fred's Father
 1933 Hell Below
Adm. Sir Hugh Higby (uncredited)
 1933 A Bedtime Story
Agent de Police
 1933 Hello, Sister!
Jameson Brewster - Bank President
 1933 Gabriel Over the White House
Sen. Langham - Senate Majority Leader (uncredited)
 1933 The Keyhole
Schuyler Brooks
 1932 Rasputin and the Empress
Chief of Secret Police (uncredited)
 1932 Faithless
Mr. Carter
 1932 The Crash
John Fair
 1932 Down to Earth
Randolph (uncredited)
 1932 Devil and the Deep
 1932 The First Year
Peter Barstow
 1932 The Washington Masquerade
 1932 Jewel Robbery
Baron Franz
 1931 The Yellow Ticket
Passport Clerk (uncredited)
 1931 The Unholy Garden
Col. Lautrac
 1931 I Like Your Nerve
Areal Pacheco
 1931 The Spy
 1931 Indiscreet
Mr. Woodward
 1931 Quick Millions
District Attorney (uncredited)
 1931 Doctors' Wives
Hospital Official (uncredited)
 1931 Don't Bet on Women
Butterfield (uncredited)
 1930 One Heavenly Night
Prefect of Police
 1930 East Is West
Mr. Benson
 1930 Du Barry, Woman of Passion
 1930 The Way of All Men
 1930 Abraham Lincoln
New Englander (uncredited)
 1930 Good Intentions
 1930 The Bad One
 1929 Love, Live and Laugh
 1929 Pleasure Crazed
Col. Farquar
 1929 The Valiant
 1929 Coquette
Jasper Carter
 1928 Don't Marry
Gen. Willoughby
 1928 The Beautiful Spy
Viceroy Cisneros
 1928 Midnight Rose
 1928 Soft Living
Roidney S. Bowen
 1927 Rough House Rosie
W.S. Davids
 1927 Annie Laurie
King's Representative (uncredited)
 1927 A Kiss in a Taxi
Leon Lambert
 1926 Wet Paint
A Husband
 1926 Winning the Futurity (scenes deleted)
 1926 Hell's Four Hundred
John Gilmore
 1926 The Palace of Pleasure
 1925 Sally, Irene and Mary
Marcus Morton
 1925 Any Woman
Egbert Phillips
 1921 A Man of Stone (uncredited)
 1919 Her Purchase Price
Duke of Wryden
 1919 The Brat
A Dandy
 1919 Tangled Threads
Dr. MacGregor
 1919 Blackie's Redemption
Fred the Count
 1919 The Parisian Tigress
Henri Dutray
 1918 The House of Mirth
Lawrence Selden
 1918 Social Hypocrites
Dr. Frank Simpson
 1918 The Shell Game
Lawrence Gray
 1916 Gloria's Romance
Dr. Stephen Royce
 1915/I The Warning
Robert Denman
 1915 The Bigger Man
John Stoddard
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