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Clark Gable

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Also Known As: Died: November 16, 1960
Born: February 1, 1901 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Cadiz, Ohio, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Going Hollywood: The War Years (1988)
Compilation documentary on the film industry's world and efforts during World War II.
The Misfits (1961) as Gay Langland
A sensitive divorcee gets mixed up with modern cowboys roping mustangs in the desert.
It Started in Naples (1960) as Michael Hamilton
An American lawyer trying to settle his brother''''s affairs in Italy falls for one of the man''''s in-laws.
But Not for Me (1959) as Russell Ward
Russ Ward, after 30 years of producing Broadway plays, is ready to quit. His secretary, Ellie Brown, on being given notice, tells him she loves him. Russ proceeds to turn this into a hit play starring Ellie and romance her in a May-December affair.
Teacher's Pet (1958) as James Gannon, also know as "Jim Gallagher"
A tough city editor assumes a fake identity to study journalism with a lady professor who''''s criticized his work.
Run Silent Run Deep (1958) as Commander "P. J." Richardson
Officers on a WWII submarine clash during a perilous Pacific tour.
Band of Angels (1957) as Hamish Bond
A southern belle fights to survive slavery after learning her mother was black.
The King and Four Queens (1956) as Dan Kehoe
When four outlaw brothers are killed, a con man tries to win the confidence of their widows.
Soldier of Fortune (1955) as Hank Lee
An American woman arrives in Hong Kong to unravel the mystery of her missing photogrpaher husband. After getting nowhere with the authorities, she is led by some underground characters to an American soldier of fortune working in the area against the Communists. He promises to help find her husband
The Tall Men (1955) as Ben Allison
Two brothers, Ben and Clint, join a cattle drive from Texas to Montana. While heading for Texas they save Nella from the Indians, and she decides to ride with them. Ben and Nella start to get romantic, but Ben isn't ambitious enough for her, and she soon meets up with the boss of the cattle drive. Will she make the right choice, and, more impotantly, will the cattle make it to Montana !
Betrayed (1954) as Col. Pieter Deventer
During World War II, a U.S. officer falls for a Resistance fighter suspected of being an enemy spy.
Never Let Me Go (1953) as Philip Sutherland
An American correspondent and his Russian ballerina wife are separated by the Soviet authorities.
Mogambo (1953) as Victor Marswell
In this remake of Red Dust, an African hunter is torn between a lusty showgirl and a married woman.
Lone Star (1952) as Devereaux Burke
A frontiersman helps out with Texas's fight for independence from Mexico.
Callaway Went Thataway (1951) as
A real cowboy signs on to impersonate a faded western star for public appearances.
Across the Wide Missouri (1951) as Flint Mitchell
An explorer leads the way west for 19th-century settlers along the American frontier.
To Please a Lady (1950) as Mike Brannan
A ruthless race-car driver falls for a crusading journalist out to clean up the sport.
Key to the City (1950) as Steve Fisk
Two mayors meet and fall in love during a convention in San Francisco.
Command Decision (1949) as Brigadier General K. C. "Casey" Dennis
A senior officer faces the horror of sending his men on suicide missions over Germany during the last days of World War II.
Any Number Can Play (1949) as Charley Enley Kyng
The owner of a gambling casino tries to win back his estranged wife and child.
Homecoming (1948) as Ulysses Delby Johnson
A married man's wartime love affair spells trouble when peace comes.
The Hucksters (1947) as Victor Albee Norman
A war veteran fights for honesty in the advertising game.
Adventure (1946) as Harry Patterson
A rough-living sailor has trouble adjusting to domestic life when he marries a librarian.
Combat America (1945) as Narrator
Somewhere I'll Find You (1942) as Jonny Davis
Brothers feud over a girl they both fall for while covering World War II.
Honky Tonk (1941) as "Candy" Johnson
A young girl falls for a western gambler.
They Met in Bombay (1941) as Gerald Meldrick [also known as Captain Huston]
Rival jewel thieves on the run find love in the Far East.
Boom Town (1940) as Big John McMasters
Friends become rivals when they strike-it-rich in oil.
Strange Cargo (1940) as [André] Verne
Devil's Island escapees are changed forever by a prisoner who thinks he's Jesus.
Comrade X (1940) as McKinley B. Thompson
An American warms up an icy Russian streetcar conductor.
Gone With the Wind (1939) as Rhett Butler
Classic tale of Scarlett O'Hara's battle to save her beloved Tara and find love during the Civil War.
Idiot's Delight (1939) as Harry [Van]
A hoofer and a fake Russian countess are caught behind enemy lines at the outbreak of World War II.
Test Pilot (1938) as Jim [Lane]
An irresponsible test pilot's wife and best friend try to get him to grow up.
Too Hot to Handle (1938) as Chris Hunter
Rival newsreel photographers vie for scoops and a beautiful lady flyer.
Parnell (1937) as [Charles Stewart] Parnell
True story of the Irish politician whose fight for freedom was compromised by his affair with a married woman.
Saratoga (1937) as Duke Bradley
A horse breeder''''s daughter falls for a bookie.
Wife Vs. Secretary (1936) as Van ["V.S." Stanhope, also known as Jake]
A secretary becomes so valuable to her boss that it jeopardizes his marriage.
Love on the Run (1936) as Michael Anthony
Rival newsmen get mixed up with a runaway heiress and a ring of spies.
Cain and Mabel (1936) as Larry Cain
The publicity romance between a prizefighter and a showgirl turns into the real thing.
San Francisco (1936) as Blackie Norton
A beautiful singer and a battling priest try to reform a Barbary Coast saloon owner in the days before the big earthquake.
Mutiny on the Bounty (1935) as [Fletcher] Christian
Classic adventure about the sadistic Captain Bligh, who drove his men to revolt during a South Seas expedition.
China Seas (1935) as Alan Gaskell
A sea captain caught in a romantic triangle has to fight off modern-day pirates.
The Call of the Wild (1935) as Jack Thornton
Jack Thornton has trouble winning enough at cards for the stake he needs to get to the Alaska gold fields. His luck changes when he pays $250 for Buck, a sled dog that is part wolf to keep him from being shot by an arrogant Englishman also headed for the Yukon.
After Office Hours (1935) as Jim Branch
A society newspaperwoman tries to prove to her editor that she can crack a murder case.
Manhattan Melodrama (1934) as Blackie Gallagher
Boyhood friends grow up on opposite sides of the law.
Men in White (1934) as Dr. [George] Ferguson
A young doctor has to choose between his studies and his marriage to a society girl.
Chained (1934) as Mike Bradley
A kept woman finds herself drawn to a charismatic South American rancher.
Forsaking All Others (1934) as Jeff Williams
A woman pursues the wrong man for almost twenty years.
It Happened One Night (1934) as Peter [Warne]
A newspaperman tracks a runaway heiress on a madcap cross-country tour.
Night Flight (1933) as Jules Fabian
An airline's owner runs his business with ruthless disregard for safety.
Dancing Lady (1933) as Patch Gallagher
A musical star is torn between a millionaire playboy and her stage manager.
The White Sister (1933) as Giovanni Severi
A noblewoman becomes a nun when she thinks her lover is killed during the war.
Hold Your Man (1933) as Eddie [Hall]
A hard-boiled babe and a con man wear down each other's rough edges.
Polly of the Circus (1932) as Rev. John Hartley
A small-town minister risks his career when he falls for a trapeze artist.
Strange Interlude (1932) as [Dr.] Ned Darrell
A doctor's daughter defies convention in her fight for love and her child.
Hell Divers (1932) as Steve [Nelson]
Two naval air force officers carry their rivalry from the skies to the bedroom.
No Man of Her Own (1932) as Babe Stewart
A card sharp on the run falls for a beautiful librarian.
Red Dust (1932) as Dennis ["Fred"] Carson
A plantation overseer in Indochina is torn between a married woman and a lady of the evening.
The Secret Six (1931) as Carl
A secret society funds the investigation of a bootlegging gang.
Sporting Blood (1931) as Rid Riddell
A horse passes through a series of owners on the road to the Kentucky Derby.
Dance, Fools, Dance (1931) as Jake Luva
A brother and sister risk their lives to expose the gangsters who ruined their family.
The Easiest Way (1931) as Nick
A slum girl discovers the joys of life as a kept woman until she falls in love.
A Free Soul (1931) as Ace Wilfong
A hard-drinking lawyer's daughter falls for one of his underworld clients.
Night Nurse (1931) as Nick
A nurse discovers that the children she''''s caring for are murder targets.
The Painted Desert (1931) as Rance Brett
A cowboy and his girlfriend try to settle a feud between their fathers.
Susan Lenox (Her Fall and Rise) (1931) as Rodney [Spencer]
A farm girl runs from her abusive father to a series of affairs in the big city.
Possessed (1931) as Mark Whitney
A factory girl rises to the top as mistress of a tycoon, then falls in love.
The Finger Points (1931) as Louis Blanco
A naive reporter takes payoffs for keeping a prominent gangster out of the papers.
Laughing Sinners (1931) as Carl
A Salvation Army preacher saves a troubled girl from suicide.
North Star (1925) as Archie West
White Man (1924) as Lady Andrea's brother

Cast (special)

Louis B. Mayer, King of Hollywood (1999)
This documentary chronicles Maryer''''s rise from an East Coast junk collector to the King of Hollywood as head of MGM studios.

Cast (short)

Gable and Barbershop (Raw Footage) (2000)
Director Barbara Kopple spent a year filming nearly 200 Kentucky coal-mining families and their battle to unionize.
Gable and Barrymore (Raw Footage) (2000)
Director Barbara Kopple spent a year filming nearly 200 Kentucky coal-mining families and their battle to unionize.
Screen Actors (1950)
This short film takes a look at the off-screen personas of screen actors.
You Can't Fool a Camera (1941)
This short film focuses on the creation of the camera and how it can capture the "truth."
Dixie Hails "Gone With the Wind" (1940)
This short newsreel focuses on Europe''''s involvement in WWII, sports highlights, and Atlanta''''s festivities for the "Gone With The Wind" (1939) premiere.
Hollywood Hobbies (1939)
In this short film, two young girls take a tour of Hollywood to see the private lives of celebrities.
Hollywood Goes to Town (1938)
Thousands of stars and fans gather in Hollywood for the world premiere of "Marie Antoinette" (1938) in this promotional short film.
Another Romance of Celluloid (1938)
This short film provides a look at the movie making process and a tour of various studio stages.
Hollywood Party (1937)
In this short film, Elissa Landi and Charley Chase host an East Asian themed garden tea party in Hollywood.
The Candid Camera Story (Very Candid) of the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures 1937 Convention (1936)
This short film chronicles various events associated with MGM''''s 1937 convention for the studio''''s national sales and distribution staff.
Starlit Days at the Lido (1935)
Some of Hollywood''''s biggest starts are entertained by singing, dancing, acrobatics, and impressions in this short film.
Child star Jackie Cooper and his friends have a Christmas party at the MGM Studios and are served dinner by many of MGM's top stars.

Misc. Crew (short)

Northward, Ho! (1939)
This promotional short for "Northwest Passage" (1940) presents how a movie studio must often prepare a remote location before shooting can begin for a film.

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