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Isobel Elsom

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Also Known As: Died: January 12, 1981
Born: March 16, 1893 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Cambridge, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

The Pleasure Seekers (1964) as Doña Teresa Lacaye
Three young women share a room in Madrid between romantic escapades.
My Fair Lady (1964) as Mrs. Eynsford-Hill
A phonetics instructor bets that he can pass a street urchin off as a lady.
Who's Minding the Store? (1963) as Hazel, a dowager
Barbara is in love with Norman, the man who looks after her poodle. But she has a secret, she''s the daughter of a wealthy society couple and worth more than Norman will ever make. When her mother, Phoebe, finds out about Barbara''s relationship, she sends Norman to work a series of increasingly humiliating jobs at the family''s department store. Norman tries to please his cruel boss, Mr. Quimby, and win Barbara''s hand in marriage.
The Second Time Around (1961) as Mrs. Rogers
A widow with several children leaves New York City to become a ranch hand in territorial Arizona.
The Errand Boy (1961) as Irma Paramutual
Paramutual Pictures wants to know where all the money is going so they hire Morty to be their spy. Morty works for Mr. Sneak and gets a job in the mail room so that he can have access to the lot. But all that Morty ever finds is that he can cause havoc no matter what he does.
The Miracle (1959) as Reverend Mother
When a 19th century nun elopes, the Virgin Mary takes her place at the convent.
The Young Philadelphians (1959) as Mrs. Lawrence
A young lawyer from the wrong side of town tries to break into society.
Rock-a-Bye Baby (1958) as Mrs. Van Cleve
A small-town repairman takes in his childhood sweetheart''''s triplets and is mistaken for their father.
The Guns of Fort Petticoat (1957) as Mrs. Ogden
A Union deserter helps a group of women fight off an Indian attack.
23 Paces to Baker Street (1956) as Lady Syrett
A blind playwright living in London overhears part of a conversation that propels him into a desperate race to find a kidnapped child.
Lust for Life (1956) as Mrs. Stricker
Passionate biography of painter Vincent van Gogh, whose genius drove him mad.
Over-Exposed (1956) as Mrs. Payton Grange
The King's Thief (1955) as Mrs. Bennett
A highwayman uncovers a plot to assassinate King Charles II.
Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing (1955) as Adeline Palmer-Jones
A Eurasian doctor in Hong Kong falls in love with a war correspondent.
Désirée (1954) as Madame Clary
A young woman wins the heart of Napoleon, though the two can never be together.
Deep in My Heart (1954) as Mrs. Harris
Musical biography of composer Sigmund Romberg, who fought to bring serious music to Broadway.
The Secret Garden (1949) as Governess
An orphaned girl changes the lives of those she encounters at a remote estate.
The Paradine Case (1948) as Innkeeper
A married lawyer falls for the woman he's defending on murder charges.
Smart Woman (1948) as Mrs. Rogers
A crusading DA falls for a defense attorney with a criminal past.
Escape Me Never (1947) as Mrs. MacLean
A composer forsakes his innocent bride to romance his brother''''s fiancee.
Monsieur Verdoux (1947) as Marie Grosnay
A man woos and murders rich widows to support his invalid wife.
The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947) as Angelica Muir
A spirited widow rents a haunted cottage and builds an emotional bond with the resident ghost.
Ivy (1947) as Miss Chattle
To win a wealthy man, a British woman plots to kill her husband and pin it on her lover.
The Two Mrs. Carrolls (1947) as Mrs. Latham
A woman slowly discovers that her artist husband is a deranged killer.
Love from a Stranger (1947) as Auntie Loo-Loo
Cecily Harrington (Sylvia Sidney), struggling along on a small allowance, wins a fortune in a lottery. She decides to travel rather than marrying her fiance Nigel Lawrence (John Howard.) A stranger, Manuel Cortez (John Hodiak), comes to rent her flat and she falls in love with him, and they are married. For their honeymoon, they go to an isolated English college where she, unlike the audience, doesn't realize she has married a fortune-hunting Bluebeard with a few murdered wives in his past. The question is will she be able to repent in leisure her decision to marry in haste.
Two Sisters from Boston (1946) as Aunt Jennifer
Two girls with Broadway aspirations find work in a Bowery saloon.
Of Human Bondage (1946) as Mrs. Athelny
A medical student risks his future when he falls for a low-class waitress.
The Unseen (1945) as Marian Tygarth
Casanova Brown (1944) as Mrs. Ferris
A couple on the verge of divorce learns the wife is pregnant.
Between Two Worlds (1944) as Mrs. Genevieve Cliveden-Banks
Passengers on a luxury liner realize they are en route to the afterlife.
The White Cliffs of Dover (1944) as Mrs. Bancroft
An American woman with a British husband fights to keep her family together through two world wars.
My Kingdom for a Cook (1943) as Lucille Scott
An English author must search for a new cook when he moves to rural Massachusetts.
Forever and a Day (1943) as Lady Timble-Pomfret
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.
First Comes Courage (1943) as Rose Linstrom
A Norwegian resistance fighter seduces a Nazi officer to learn enemy secrets during World War II.
The War Against Mrs. Hadley (1942) as Mrs. Laura Winters
A Washington matron tries to ignore the effects of World War II.
Laugh Your Blues Away (1942) as Mrs. Westerly
Seven Sweethearts (1942) as Miss Robbins
A father insists that his seven daughters marry in order, from eldest to youngest.
Eagle Squadron (1942) as Dame Elizabeth Whitby
You Were Never Lovelier (1942) as Maria Castro
An Argentine heiress thinks a penniless American dancer is her secret admirer.
Ladies in Retirement (1941) as Leonora Fiske
A housekeeper tries to manage her actress employer and her own emotionally disturbed sisters.
Illegal (1932) as Evelyn Dean
A bitter divorcee opens an illegal gambling club to support her daughters.

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