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Herbert Marshall

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Also Known As: Died: January 21, 1966
Born: May 23, 1890 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

The Third Day (1965) as Austin Parsons
An amnesiac discovers he''''s hated by his entire family.
The Caretakers (1963) as Dr. Jubal Harrington
A progressive psychiatrist clashes with the conservative head nurse at a state institution.
The List of Adrian Messenger (1963) as Sir Wilfred Lucas
An Army officer races to save a group of former POWs from a murderous master of disguise.
Five Weeks in a Balloon (1962) as Prime minister
Professor Fergusson plans to make aviation history by making his way across Africa by balloon. He plans to claim uncharted territories in West Africa as proof of his inventions worth.
A Fever in the Blood (1961) as Governor Thornwall
A former governor is murdered and his killer''''s trial is sensationalized in the media.
College Confidential (1960) as Henry Addison
A professor''''s study of student lives and values erupts into scandal.
Midnight Lace (1960) as Charles Manning
A young woman can't get anyone to believe she's being stalked.
The Fly (1958) as Inspector Charas
A scientist's experiments with teleportation produce a deadly hybrid.
Stage Struck (1958) as Robert Harley Hedges
A young actress makes all the wrong moves trying to break in on Broadway.
The Weapon (1957) as Inspector MacKenzie
Wicked As They Come (1957) as Stephen Collins
A ruthless woman takes advantage of gullible men to climb up the social ladder.
The Virgin Queen (1955) as Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester
Sir Walter Raleigh wins favor with the Queen in order to get financing for a proposed voyage to the New World.
Riders to the Stars (1954) as Dr. Donald Stanton
Early astronauts try to solve the mysteries of space travel by capturing a meteor.
Gog (1954) as Dr. Van Ness
A spy programs an experimental super-computer to kill.
The Black Shield of Falworth (1954) as William, Earl of Mackworth
Technicolor & tights. In the days of King Henry IV, stalwart young Myles and his sister Meg have been raised as peasants, without any knowledge of who their father really was. But one day they journey to Macworth castle. There Myles falls in love with the Mackworth's daughter Anne, makes friends and enemies, and learns to be a knight so that, through the planning of Mackworth and his friend, Prince Hal, Myles can regain his true birthright from the evil Albon, and bear the black shield of Falworth.
Angel Face (1953) as Charles Tremayne
An unscrupulous woman murders her loved ones for profit.
Anne of the Indies (1951) as Dr. Jameson
LaRochelle, a former pirate captain, is caught by the British. To get his ship back, he works as a spy against other pirates, first of all Blackbeard and Providence. He works on some ships, crossing the Caribbean sea, with the intention of being enchained, when a pirate ship is in sight, to make them believe he's an enemy of the British. One day, his ship is conquered by Captain Providence. What nobody knew before, Providence is a (beautiful, of course) woman. She believes his story and so he joins her crew. But Blackbeard, her fatherly friend, doesn't believe him. Providence and LaRochelle fall in love, although he is married. When LaRochelle tries to deliver her to the British, she forebodes the trap, kidnaps his wife and escapes. As for revenge, she wants to sell his wife on a slave-market. LaRochell gets his ship and his crew back and follows her. ...
The Underworld Story (1950) as E. J. Stanton
A corrupt newspaperman, blacklisted from his big-city paper, becomes involved with a murder case for a small town paper.
The Secret Garden (1949) as Archibald Craven
An orphaned girl changes the lives of those she encounters at a remote estate.
High Wall (1948) as Willard I. Whitcombe
Psychiatry provides the key to proving a veteran flyer innocent of his wife''''s murder.
Ivy (1947) as Miles Rushworth
To win a wealthy man, a British woman plots to kill her husband and pin it on her lover.
Duel in the Sun (1947) as Scott Chavez
A fiery half-Native American girl comes between a rancher's good and evil sons.
Crack-Up (1946) as Traybin
An art critic risks his reputation and his life to track down a forgery racket.
The Razor's Edge (1946) as W. Somerset Maugham
A young man's quest for spiritual peace threatens his position in society.
The Enchanted Cottage (1945) as John Hillgrove
A scarred veteran and a homely woman are transformed by love.
The Unseen (1945) as Dr. Charles Evans
Andy Hardy's Blonde Trouble (1944) as Dr. M. J. Standish
A college boy has to cope with a pair of beautiful twins.
Forever and a Day (1943) as Curate
During World War II an American travels to Britain to sell an old house near London that belongs to his family. But he mets Susan Trimble who lives in the house and who is strictly against the sale. While they spend the night in an air-raid shelter she tells him the story of the building from it's construction in 1804 until present day.
Young Ideas (1943) as Michael Kingsley
A widow's grown children try to break up her romance with a college professor.
Flight for Freedom (1943) as Paul Turner
A female pilot breaks the Los Angeles to New York record and attracts the interest of the U.S. Navy, who want to send her on a spy mission.
Kathleen (1942) as John Davis
A neglected daughter tries to find the right wife for her widowed father.
The Moon and Sixpence (1942) as Geoffrey Wolfe
Loosely inspired by the life of Gauguin, a man abandons his middle-classed life to start painting.
Adventure in Washington (1941) as Senator John Coleridge
When Ladies Meet (1941) as Rogers Woodruf
A female novelist doesn't realize her new friend is the wife whose husband she's trying to steal.
The Little Foxes (1941) as Horace Giddens
An ambitious woman takes on her corrupt brothers and honest husband in her drive for wealth.
A Bill of Divorcement (1940) as Gray Meredith
Margaret Fairfield, whose husband Hilary has been in an insane asylum for twenty years, divorces him so she can remarry. But then Hilary, who was thought incurable, recovers and returns home. His return spells disaster for all concerned.
Foreign Correspondent (1940) as Stephen Fisher
An American reporter covering the war in Europe gets mixed up in the assassination of a Dutch diplomat.
The Letter (1940) as Robert Crosbie
A woman claims to have killed in self-defense, until a blackmailer turns up with incriminating evidence.
Zaza (1939) as Dufresne
Zaza is a spicy Parisian cabaret performer who falls in love with wealthy rogue Dufresne. Quitting show biz to be with Dufresne for all time, Zaza is taken aback to discover that he's already married...
Mad About Music (1938) as Richard [Todd]
A young woman at a girl's school in Switzerland makes up stories about and writes herself letters from an imaginary explorer-adventurer father; and is eventually put in a position where she has to produce him. Interesting things happen as she talks a visiting Englishman into helping her out.
Always Goodbye (1938) as Jim Howard
Woman Against Woman (1938) as Stephen Holland
A divorcee decides she wants her husband back after he''''s re-married.
Breakfast for Two (1937) as Jonathan Blair
A Texas heiress competes with a gold digger for the love of a playboy.
Angel (1937) as Sir Frederick Barker
While vacationing without her husband, a married woman falls for another man.
The Lady Consents (1936) as Dr. Mike Talbot
A doctor leaves his wife for another woman then realizes he''''s made a big mistake.
A Woman Rebels (1936) as Thomas Lane
A Victorian feminist has an illegitimate baby.
Make Way for a Lady (1936) as Christopher Drew
A widower's daughter plays matchmaker for her father.
Till We Meet Again (1936) as Alan Barclow [also known as Hans Teller and Franz Hoffman]
Girls' Dormitory (1936) as Dr. Stephen Dominik
Head of a private European girls school (Marshall) falls in love with a student (Simon) who steps aside for a teacher (Chatterton) also loves him. Tyrone Power debuted in a nightclub scene.
Forgotten Faces (1936) as Harry Ashton
In London, August 1914, Austrian star Elsa Duranyi (Gertrude Michael) and English matinee idol Alan Barclay (Herbert Marshall) are in love and plan an immediate marriage. But the War comes and Elsa mysteriously disappears. Alan's ease in speaking German results in his appointment to the British Intelligence and, to aid his use as a spy, they announce he was killed in action. He takes the name and personality of "shell-shocked" Hans Teller, a German prisoner, and is sent into Germany on an exchange of prisoners. Elsa, now a spy in the service of the Fatherland, is in Monte Carlo, where Allied officers on leave can be tempted into revealing war secrets. In Germany, Alan, posing as Teller, is listed as unfit for service, contacts Carl Schrottle (Rod LaRocque), another British agent. They are to locate the German "Big Bertha," the long-range gun bombarding Paris. They are successful and the gun is destroyed. Elsa is recalled and given the assignment of locating the British spy organization and its members. Through her surveillance of Carl, she meets Hans Teller and recognizes him as Alan, but doesn't let on. Alone, she agrees to flee to Holland with him but her superior officer, Ludwig (Lionel Atwill), is not fooled and is in pursuit.
The Dark Angel (1935) as Gerald Shannon
Three childhood friends are torn apart by love and World War I.
Accent on Youth (1935) as Steven Gaye
The Flame Within (1935) as Doctor Gordon Phillips
A lady psychiatrist falls for a patient's husband.
If You Could Only Cook (1935) as Jim Buchanan
An unhappy executive gets a job as a butler on a lark, only to fall for the family cook.
The Good Fairy (1935) as Doctor [Max] Sporum
A naïve girl tries to use a rich admirer''''s money to help others.
Riptide (1934) as Lord [Philip] Rexford
A chorus girl weds a British lord then falls for an old flame.
The Painted Veil (1934) as [Dr.] Walter Fane
A wife strays, then fights to redeem herself to her husband.
Four Frightened People (1934) as Arnold Ainger
Outcast Lady (1934) as Napier [Harpenden]
A spoiled rich girl sacrifices her reputation to preserve her dead husband''''s memory.
Faithful Heart (1933) as Waverlay Ango
The Solitaire Man (1933) as Oliver [Lane]
Crooks double cross each other during a tense flight from Paris to London.
I Was a Spy (1933) as Stephan
Evenings for Sale (1932) as [Count] Franz von Degenthal
Blonde Venus (1932) as Edward Faraday
A nightclub singer gives in to a rich playboy to finance her husband''''s medical treatment.
Trouble in Paradise (1932) as Gaston [Monescu, alias LuValle]
A love triangle ignites trouble between two jewel thieves and their intended victim.
Michael and Mary (1932) as Michael Rowe
Secrets of a Secretary (1931) as Lord [Paul] Danforth
Murder (1930)
A juror who had voted to convict a murder suspect tries to prove someone else did it before the execution date.
The Letter (1929) as Geoffrey Hammond
A planter's wife shoots a neighbor, but tells conflicting stories of what happened.
Mumsie (1927)

Cast (special)

Philadelphia Story, The (1954) as Seth Lord
The story of a reporter and a photographer, assigned to cover the fashionable wedding of wealthy Tracy Lord to the snobbish George Kittredge, and the problems that arise when Tracy has second thoughts about George and announces that she still loves her first husband, Dexter Haven. Based on the play

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