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James A. Marcus is a Actor American born on 21 january 1867 at New York City (USA)

James A. Marcus

James A. Marcus
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Nationality USA
Birth 21 january 1867 at New York City (USA)
Death 15 october 1937 (at 70 years) at Hollywood (USA)

James A. Marcus (January 21, 1867 – October 15, 1937) was an American actor. He appeared in 109 films between 1915 and 1937. He was born in New York, New York and died in Hollywood, California from a heart attack. Marcus' most notable films include Regeneration, Oliver Twist and Sadie Thompson.

Best films

Sadie Thompson (1928)
(Actor)

Usually with

Raoul Walsh
Raoul Walsh
(20 films)
George Walsh
George Walsh
(11 films)
John Ford
John Ford
(6 films)
Miriam Cooper
Miriam Cooper
(6 films)
Frank Lloyd
Frank Lloyd
(3 films)
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Filmography of James A. Marcus (68 films)

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Actor

Maid of Salem, 1h25
Directed by Frank Lloyd
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Harvey Stephens, Gale Sondergaard, Louise Dresser, Benny Bartlett
Roles Sea Captain (Uncredited)
Rating65% 3.2913253.2913253.2913253.2913253.291325
It tells the story of a young girl in Salem, Massachusetts, 1692, who has an affair with an adventurer. She is sentenced as a witch, but saved by him.
The Wrong Road, 1h2
Directed by James Cruze
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Crime
Actors Richard Cromwell, Helen Mack, Lionel Atwill, Horace McMahon, Russ Powell, Billy Bevan
Roles Parole Board Member (uncredited)
Rating53% 2.682882.682882.682882.682882.68288
A young married couple (Cromwell and Mack), whose plans for their life together haven't turned out as expected, decide to rob the bank where the husband works of $100,000, then hide the money in a safe place and return for it after they serve out their sentences.
The Lonely Trail, 56minutes
Directed by Joseph Kane, Bernard McConville, Jack Natteford
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Western
Actors John Wayne, Ann Rutherford, Lloyd Ingraham, Cy Kendall, Bob Kortman, Fred Toones
Roles Mayor
Rating55% 2.7641752.7641752.7641752.7641752.764175
Though he fought for the North in the Civil War, John is asked by the Governor of Texas to get rid of some troublesome carpetbaggers. He enlists the help of Holden before learning that Holden too is plundering the local folk.
The Voice of Bugle Ann, 1h12
Directed by Richard Thorpe
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Lionel Barrymore, Maureen O'Sullivan, Eric Linden, Dudley Digges, Spring Byington, Charley Grapewin
Roles Ed Armstrong (uncredited)
Rating67% 3.3844053.3844053.3844053.3844053.384405
Dans les monts Ozark au Missouri, les fermiers chassent le renard avec des chiens qu'ils élèvent eux-mêmes. Spring Davis, l'un d'entre eux, aime particulièrement ses chiens, en particulier Molly, et quand cette chienne meurt en donnant naissance à une portée de chiots, Spring favorise Miss Ann, l'avorton de la portée». En grandissant, Ann développe une rare "voix de clairon", ce qui la fait surnommer "Bugle Ann". Lors de sa première nuit de chasse, Ann se comporte comme une championne, mais la soirée est gâchée par la découverte d'une clôture en barbelés posée par le voisin, Jacob Terry, dans le but d'élever des moutons. Spring et Terry se disputent à propos de cette clôture et Terry menace de tirer sur tout chien qui viendrait sur sa propriété. Malgré l'animosité qui existe entre leurs pères respectfs, Benjy, le fils de Spring, et Camden, la fille de Terry, sont amoureux l'un de l'autre.
The Cattle Thief, 58minutes
Directed by Spencer Gordon Bennet
Origin USA
Genres Western
Actors Ken Maynard, Geneva Mitchell, Ward Bond, James A. Marcus, Sheldon Lewis
Roles Cal Pierson
Rating62% 3.1429853.1429853.1429853.1429853.142985
Under Pressure, 1h10
Directed by Irving Cummings, Raoul Walsh
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Children's films
Actors Edmund Lowe, Victor McLaglen, Marjorie Rambeau, Charles Bickford, Florence Rice, Sig Ruman
Roles surveillant de la jauge
Rating66% 3.332413.332413.332413.332413.33241
Deux équipes travaillent à un tunnel sous l’East River à New York : l'une, conduite par Jumbo Smith, a commencé côté Brooklyn ; l'autre, conduite par son rival Nipper Moran, a commencé côté Manhattan. Lorsqu'elle voit un ouvrier s'évanouir à la sortie du métro, la journaliste Pat Dodge l'emmène aux urgences après avoir vu le badge qui indiquait qu'il travaillait dans une atmosphère confinée. Pour la remercier, Jumbo et son patron Shocker Dugan, l'emmènent boire un verre dans une brasserie, quartier général des travailleurs souterrains. Elle va se lier d'amitié avec eux et va assister à leur compétition avec Moran, compliquée par les accidents qui arrivent dans le tunnel.
Steamboat Round the Bend, 1h30
Directed by John Ford
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Romance
Themes Children's films
Actors Will Rogers, Anne Shirley, Eugene Pallette, John McGuire, Berton Churchill, Francis Ford
Roles Warden
Rating71% 3.5932353.5932353.5932353.5932353.593235
A con man enters his steamboat in a winner-take-all steamboat race with a rival while attempting to find a eyewitness that will save his nephew, who has been wrongly convicted of murder, from the gallows.
Steamboat Round the Bend, 1h17
Directed by John Ford, Russell Mack
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Actors Lew Ayres, Will Rogers, Anita Louise, Anne Shirley, Harry Beresford, Eugene Pallette
Roles Warden
Rating62% 3.11563.11563.11563.11563.1156
In 1927, Captain Lilly (Harry Beresford) is a steamboat captain who pilots a boat on the Mississippi River, with the help of his son, States (Lew Ayres). Along their route is a shantytown made up of houseboats, the residents of which often fight with the steamboat crowd.
The Trail Beyond, 55minutes
Directed by Robert N. Bradbury
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action, Adventure, Western
Actors John Wayne, Noah Beery Sr., Noah Beery, Jr, Verna Hillie, Eddie Parker, Robert Frazer
Roles Brother of John Ball
Rating54% 2.7057152.7057152.7057152.7057152.705715
Un vieil homme confie à Rod Drew la mission de retrouver Marie, la fille de son frère John Ball, disparue depuis longtemps (mais il y a erreur sur le prénom…) Drew commence son aventure mouvementée dans le train qui l'emmène au nord du Canada : il porte secours à un homme menacé par des joueurs de cartes que ce dernier accuse d'avoir triché. Bagarre et coup de feu. L'homme se révèle être Wabi, un demi-sang indien qui est un ami d’enfance. Les deux compères s'enfuient en se jetant du pont ferroviaire dans le fleuve. Ils trouveront entre-temps la cabane où mourut l'infortuné John Ball et le plan de sa mine d’or. La tâche de Rod s'annonce désormais périlleuse car Wabi est maintenant recherché pour meurtre et il est lui-même considéré comme un probable complice. Ils vont devoir échapper, à la fois, aux brigands voleurs d'or menés par Jules LaRocque et à la Police montée qui les recherchent.
We Live Again, 1h25
Directed by Rouben Mamoulian
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Anna Sten, Fredric March, C. Aubrey Smith, Sam Jaffe, Crauford Kent, Dale Fuller
Roles Paysan
Rating62% 3.149163.149163.149163.149163.14916
Russian Prince Dmitri Nekhlyudov (Fredric March) seduces innocent young Katusha Maslova (Anna Sten), a servant to his aunts. After they spend the night together in the greenhouse, Dmitri leaves the next morning, outraging Katusha by not leaving a note for her, only money. When she becomes pregnant, she is fired, and when the baby is born, it dies and is buried unbaptized. Katusha then goes to Moscow, where she falls into a life of prostitution, poverty and degradation.
Strawberry Roan, 1h19
Directed by Alan James, John English
Origin USA
Genres Western
Themes Films about animals, Films about horses
Actors Ken Maynard, Gene Autry, Ruth Hall, Gloria Henry, Harold Goodwin, Jack Holt
Roles Big Jim Edwards
Rating67% 3.3704653.3704653.3704653.3704653.370465
Joe is paralyzed by a wild horse, a strawberry roan. His father, Walt, tries to kill the horse in anger but is unsuccessful and the horse escapes. Autry, who stopped Walt from killing the animal, is asked to leave the ranch. He finds the horse and trains it in the hopes of returning it to Joe to give him the will to overcome his disability.