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James Morrison (I) (1888–1974)

James Morrison was born on November 15, 1888 in Mattoon, Illinois, USA as James Woods Morrison. He was an actor, known for Captain Blood (1924), The Sex Lure (1916) and The Count of Luxembourg (1926). He died on November 15, 1974 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Captain Blood Jeremy Pitt
The Sex Lure Arthur Reynolds
The Christian Brother Paul


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 1927 Twin Flappers
 1926 The Impostor
 1926 The Seventh Bandit
Paul Scanlon
 1926 The Count of Luxembourg
 1925 Don't
 1925 Wreckage
Grant Demarest
 1925 The Pride of the Force
Jimmy Moore
 1924 Captain Blood
Jeremy Pitt
 1924 Wine of Youth
Clinton (1870 prologue)
 1923 Held to Answer
Rollie Burbeck
 1923 The Unknown Purple
Leslie Bradbury
 1923 The Man Next Door
 1923 The Little Girl Next Door
Jim Manning
 1923 The Nth Commandment
Harry Smith
 1922 Only a Shop Girl
Charles Black
 1922 The Dangerous Age
 1922 Shattered Idols
Lt. Walter Hurst / DavidHurst
 1922 The Little Minister
Gavin Dishart
 1922 Handle with Care
Phil Burnham
 1921 Danger Ahead!
Norman Minot
 1921 A Yankee Go-Getter
Barry West
 1921 Sowing the Wind
Ned Brabazon
 1921/I Black Beauty
Harry Blomefield
 1921 When We Were 21
Richard Audaine
 1920 Love Without Question
Robert Blackburn (as James W. Morrison)
 1920 The Midnight Bride
Robert Pitcairn - Jeanne's sweetheart
 1920 The Woman Game
Leonard Travers
 1919 Sacred Silence
Lt. Ralph Harrison
 1919 Miss Dulcie from Dixie
Orrin Castleton
 1919 I'm on My Way (Short) (uncredited)
 1918 How Could You, Caroline?
Bob Worth
 1918 Life or Honor?
James Manly / Aguinaldo
 1918 Over the Top
Albert Lloyd
 1918 Moral Suicide
Undetermined Role
 1917 Bashful (Short) (uncredited)
 1917 Sins of Ambition
Franklin Church
 1917 Crazy by Proxy (Short)
 1917 Babbling Tongues
Paul Savary
 1917 One Law for Both
Ossip Pulaski
 1917 Two Men and a Woman
Tony Merritt
 1917 A Tale of Two Cities
Undetermined Role
 1917 Enlighten Thy Daughter
Harold Winthrop
 1916 The Enemy
Tommy Tinkle
 1916 The Sex Lure
Arthur Reynolds
 1916 Phantom Fortunes
Bob Deering
 1916 The Dawn of Freedom
Dick Cartwright
 1916 The Alibi
Arthur Mansfield
 1916 The Redemption of Dave Darcey
Dave Darcey
 1916 The Man Hunt (Short)
Richard Ralston
 1916 The Hero of Submarine D-2
Gilman Austen
 1916 The Little Trespasser (Short)
 1915 For the Honor of the Crew (Short)
Dick Morgan
 1915 The Ruling Power (Short)
Hugh Williams - the Son
 1915 The Third Party (Short)
 1915 From Out of the Big Snows (Short)
 1915 Mortmain
Tom Forsythe
 1915 What Did He Whisper? (Short)
 1915 The Battle Cry of Peace
Charley Harrison
 1915 Four Grains of Rice (Short)
Sidney Rance
 1915 In the Days of Famine (Short)
Jan De Bar
 1915 Pawns of Mars (Short)
John - Florence's Brother
 1915/II Easy Money (Short)
The Theatrical Manager
 1915 A Fortune Hunter (Short)
 1915 A Wireless Rescue (Short)
Polly's Sweetheart
 1915 Twice Rescued (Short)
Stephan Royston - Younger Son
 1915 A Madcap Adventure (Short)
Guy Dunbar
 1915 The Wheels of Justice
Ralph Brooks
 1915 The Man, the Mission and the Maid (Short)
Hal Gilman
 1915 Mother's Roses
Payne Morrison
 1914/I The Greater Love (Short)
John Brown
 1914 Saved from a Life of Crime (Short)
 1914 Netty or Letty (Short)
Freddy - the Young Sweetheart
 1914 Too Much Burglar (Short)
 1914 Within an Ace (Short)
Dick Anderson
 1914 The Love of Pierre Larosse (Short)
Jacques Javillier
 1914 Regan's Daughter (Short)
Detective Phil Riordan
 1914 A Double Error (Short)
 1914 The Unwritten Play (Short)
Old Silas Liversedge - the Father
 1914/I The Honeymooners (Short)
Jimmy - the Nephew
 1914 The Wheat and the Tares (Short)
Jim Stillwell
 1914 The Greater Motive (Short)
Bob Hammond aka The Battler
 1914 The Apple (Short)
Hugo Hunfalvy
 1914 My Official Wife
Undetermined Role (unconfirmed, uncredited)
 1914 The Soul of Luigi (Short)
 1914 The False and the True (Short)
Tom Saunders
 1914 The Toll (Short)
John Steele
 1914 Two Stepchildren (Short)
Joe Leigh - an Artist
 1914 The Passing of Diana (Short)
Rodney Miller
 1914 The Crime of Cain (Short)
Wylie Stone
 1914 Miss Raffles (Short)
Ralph Lyons
 1914 Dorothy Danesbridge, Militant (Short)
Ernest Lardner
 1914 The Antique Engagement Ring (Short)
George Darrel
 1914 Fanny's Melodrama (Short)
 1914 The Vanity Case (Short)
Jack Upton
 1914 He Never Knew (Short)
Earle Castro
 1914 The Christian
Brother Paul (as Mr. James W. Morrison)
 1914 The Portrait (Short)
David - Mrs. Blair's Son
 1914 A Pair of Frauds (Short)
 1914 The Hero (Short)
 1914 Iron and Steel (Short)
Carl Heiner
 1914 The First Endorsement (Short)
John Wild - Allen's Son
 1914 Children of the Feud (Short)
Boone Morton Sr.
 1914 Marrying Sue (Short)
 1914 Wooing the Cook (Short)
 1913 A Christmas Story (Short)
Jack Harvey - the Artist
 1913 Up in a Balloon (Short)
 1913 The Swan Girl (Short)
 1913 The Sale of a Heart (Short)
 1913 A Homespun Tragedy (Short)
 1913 He Fell in Love with His Mother-in-Law (Short)
The Husband
 1913 The Tiger Lily (Short)
 1913 The Butler's Secret (Short)
Wallace Dixon - Alfred's Son
 1913 Tricks of the Trade (Short)
 1913 Cupid Through a Keyhole (Short)
Harry Eschert - Lila's Sweetheart
 1913 A Lady and Her Maid (Short)
 1913 Vampire of the Desert (Short)
Derrick Corday, William's Son
 1913 The Web (Short)
Francis Phillips
 1913 The Modern Prodigal (Short)
Jack Gray, Their Son
 1913 Getting Up a Practice (Short)
One of the Doctor's Friends
 1913 Beau Brummel (Short)
Lord Alvanley
 1913 Stenographer Troubles (Short)
Office Employee
 1913 The Volunteer Strike Breakers (Short)
Chester Colton
 1913 Betty's Baby (Short)
 1913 Two of a Kind (Short)
 1912 A Marriage of Convenience (Short)
Billy Emerson, Mildred's Fiancé
 1912 Following the Star (Short)
John Tobin
 1912 The Signal of Distress (Short)
The Stranger
 1912 Romance of a Rickshaw (Short)
Lt. Graham
 1912 A Modern Atalanta (Short)
Jim - Third Suitor
 1912 When Persistency and Obstinacy Meet (Short)
Young Man at Cotillion (uncredited)
 1912 As You Like It
Silvius, a Shepherd
 1912 The Adventure of the Italian Model (Short)
Aubrey, The Artist Under Suspicion
 1912 The Indian Mutiny (Short)
Jack Wilson - an Officer of the British Regiment in India
 1912 A Vitagraph Romance (Short)
Charles Mackay - a Young Author - Caroline's Sweetheart
 1912 The Loyalty of Sylvia (Short)
 1912 The Higher Mercy (Short)
Jasper Brinton, Mrs. Brinton's Son
 1912 Coronets and Hearts (Short)
 1912 Tommy's Sister (Short)
Tommy Morgan
 1912 Saving an Audience (Short)
 1912 The Two Battles (Short)
Young Mayford - Gladys's Brother
 1912 The Heart of Esmeralda (Short)
Duncan Miller
 1912 Suing Susan (Short)
James - Gordon's Valet
 1912/I The Miracle (Short)
The Palace Poet
 1912/I The Black Sheep (Short)
Percival Summers - Clara's Sweetheart
 1912 The Foster Child (Short)
Jack - the Adopted Son (as James W. Morrison)
 1912 On the Pupil of His Eye (Short)
Herbert - Senator Walker's Nephew
 1912 Yellow Bird (Short)
Edith's Sweetheart (as J.W. Morrison)
 1912 The Cylinder's Secret (Short)
 1912 An Eventful Elopement (Short)
Jack Moss - the Girl's Sweetheart
 1912 The Serpents (Short)
 1912 Dr. LaFleur's Theory (Short)
The Criminal's Right-Hand-Man
 1912 The Pink Pajama Girl (Short)
James Davidson - Cecilia's Fiancé
 1912 Captain Jenks' Diplomacy (Short)
Sir Brian's Son, Gerald (as Mr. Morrison)
 1912 At Scrogginses' Corner (Short)
A Young Sculptor
 1912 The Seventh Son (Short)
Harry Beecham, Janet's Seventh Son
 1912 She Never Knew (Short)
 1912 Her Forgotten Dancing Shoes (Short)
Harry Brown - the Young Man Who Finds Belle's Dancing Shoes
 1912 Lulu's Anarchist (Short)
Tom - a Reporter
 1912 A Cure for Pokeritis (Short)
 1912 The Struggle (Short)
Howard Peyton
 1912 The First Violin (Short)
 1912 Willie's Sister (Short)
Willie Green
 1911/I The Younger Brother (Short)
The Younger Werner Brother
 1911 The Life Boat (Short)
The Son
 1911 A Message from Beyond (Short)
Jack Morrison - the Son
 1911 Kitty and the Cowboys (Short)
 1911 The Fighting Schoolmaster (Short)
Phil Gardner - Nellie's Brother
 1911 The Mate of the 'John M' (Short)
Mandy's School Chum's Brother
 1911 Over the Chafing Dish (Short)
 1911 Cherry Blossoms (Short)
The Classmate
 1911 The Strategy of Anne (Short)
 1911 She Came, She Saw, She Conquered (Short)
Jack Hally
 1911 The Geranium (Short)
Daniel Briton, the Huckster
 1911 The Subduing of Mrs. Nag (Short)
 1911 When a Man's Married His Trouble Begins (Short)
Jack Howard
 1911 Troublesome Secretaries (Short)
 1911 Easter Babies (Short)
The Father
 1911 Betty Becomes a Maid (Short)
 1911 A Tale of Two Cities (Short)
Peasant Brother (uncredited)

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Alternate Names:

J.W. Morrison | James W. Morrison | Mr. James W. Morrison | Mr. Morrison


5' 7½" (1.71 m)

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[about fellow Vitagraph star John Bunny] He looked down on anybody who wasn't as great as he was. See more »


Father: Andrew Morrison; Mother: Ida A. Woods. See more »

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