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Kathleen Howard

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Also Known As: Died: August 15, 1956
Born: July 17, 1879 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Niagara Falls, Ontario, CA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

The Petty Girl (1950) as Professor Langton
A cheesecake artist tries to get a college professor to pose for him.
Born to Be Bad (1950) as Mrs. Bolton
An ambitious girl steals a rich husband but keeps her lover on the side.
The Bride Goes Wild (1948) as Aunt Susan
A womanizing author of children's books borrows a son to woo his illustrator.
Cry of the City (1948) as Miss Pruett's mother
Petty crook and cop-killer Martin Rome, in bad shape from wounds in the hospital prison ward, still refuses to help slimy lawyer Niles clear his client by confessing to another crime. Police Lt. Candella must check Niles' allegation; a friend of the Rome family, he walks a tightrope between sentiment and cynicism. When Martin fears Candella will implicate his girlfriend Teena, he'll do anything to protect her. How many others will he drag down to disaster with him?
Cross My Heart (1947) as Mrs. Klute
Curley (1947) as Aunt Martha
When their favorite teacher marries, a gang of kids tries to scare her replacement away.
Cynthia (1947) as McQuillan
A sheltered girl uses music as a means of winning her independence.
The Late George Apley (1947) as Margaret
Young love rocks a staid Boston family.
Mysterious Intruder (1946) as Rose Denning
A detective discovers the woman he''''s been hired to track down is the key to an unusual inheritance.
Centennial Summer (1946) as Deborah
In 1876 Philadelphia, two sisters (Jeanne Crain and Linda Darnell) vie for the affections of a Frenchman (Cornel Wilde) who's come to town to prepare the French pavilion for the Centennial exposition.
Danger Woman (1946) as Eddie
Miss Susie Slagle's (1946) as Miss Wingate
Snafu (1945) as Dean Garrett
A 14-year-old has to re-adjust when he''''s returned to his family after falsifying his age to become a World War II hero.
Eadie Was a Lady (1945) as Aunt Priscilla
Edithea Alden, a college girl from a wealthy family, is working at night as dancer in a nightclub. When the leading lady Rose is loosing the customers attractiong, Editha gets her job, but due to the fact that her double life could be discoverd, she quits, the nightclub is forced to close. In college she gets a role in the annual college show. The ex-nightclubowner finds out who his star really was, and gets her back, but on opening night they are arrested, because the former star has found out the truth about the job offer. After that the college wants to expell her.
Shady Lady (1945) as Butch
Reckless Age (1944) as Sarah Wadsworth
Laura (1944) as Louise
A police detective falls in love with the woman whose murder he's investigating.
Swing Out the Blues (1944) as Aunt Amanda
My Kingdom for a Cook (1943) as Mrs. Carter
An English author must search for a new cook when he moves to rural Massachusetts.
Crash Dive (1943) as Miss Bromley
Against his personal preference, PT boat commander Ward Stewart is made executive officer of the submarine USS Corsair. On leave before sailing, he meets schoolteacher Jean Hewlett and gives her a romantic rush...unaware that she's the sweetheart of Dewey Connors, his new commander. At sea, the men bond while fighting German Q-ships. When will they discover their mutual romantic rivalry? Will it interfere with a spectacular commando raid on a secret German base?
Ball of Fire (1942) as Miss Bragg
A group of professors takes in a nightclub singer hiding from the law to protect her gangster boyfriend.
Lady in a Jam (1942) as
You Were Never Lovelier (1942) as Grandmother Acuna
An Argentine heiress thinks a penniless American dancer is her secret admirer.
The Mad Martindales (1942) as Grandmother Varney
Take a Letter, Darling (1942) as Aunt Minnie
A female executive hires a male secretary.
Miss Polly (1941) as Mrs. [Minerva] Snodgrass
A small-town matchmaker takes on the local blue noses.
Sweetheart of the Campus (1941) as Mrs. Minnie [Lambert] Sparr
A college dean tries to keep a nightclub from opening too close to his campus.
A Girl, a Guy and a Gob (1941) as Jawme
A stuffy boss tries to steal his secretary from her sailor boyfriend.
Blossoms in the Dust (1941) as Mrs. Keats
True-life story of Edna Gladney, who fought for orphans' rights in Texas.
Five Little Peppers in Trouble (1940) as Mrs. [Martha] Wilcox
Five siblings face boarding school when their working mother can't hold a job and care for them.
Mystery Sea Raider (1940) as Maggie Clancy
Young People (1940) as Hester Appleby
Shirley's last film on her 20th Century Fox contract (aged 12). Her parents (Oakie, Greenwood) decide to retire from show biz so she can have a normal life. They are unwelcome in the small town until a storm lets the family show their stuff. Clips from earlier films fill in Shirley's background.
First Love (1939) as Miss Wiggins
In this reworking of Cinderella, orphaned Connie Harding is sent to live with her rich aunt and uncle after graduating from boarding school. She's hardly received with open arms, especially by her snobby cousin Barbara. When the entire family is invited to a major social ball, Barbara sees to it that Connie is forced to stay home. With the aid of her uncle, who acts as her fairy godfather, Connie makes it to the ball and meets her Prince Charming in Ted Drake, her cousin's boyfriend.
Little Accident (1939) as Mrs. Allerton
Rio (1939) as Adrienne Lamartine
When G-Men Step In (1938) as Mrs. Drake
Fred Garth (Don Terry) owns a printing establishment and poses as a business research expert, but actually runs several white-collar rackets operating by means of high-pressure telephone soliciting. He has sent his younger brother, Bruce Garth (Robert Paige), through law school with the intention of making him his legal watch-dog. But idealist Bruce enrolls as a Department of Justice investigator, and is detailed to track down charity and other phoney rackets. Both brothers are in love with attractive socialite Marjorie Drake (Julie Bishop as Jacqueline Wells), who is unaware of Fred's schemes and he uses her to meet other social leaders with pet charities and his salesmen sell them the program ads at five times the charity rate. Bruce and his partner Neale (Gene Morgan) trace the phone rackets to Bruce and a confrontation looms.
The Hit Parade (1937) as Mrs. Barrett
Agent Pete Garland is fired by society singer Monica Barrett after he got her a new radio contract, because she thinks her lawyer friend Teddy Leeds fits in better with her social status. To get even, Pete wants to make an unknown singer into a star. He finds Ruth Allison, drives her hard through rehearsals and makes her a star. But she is worried about her past, something she hasn't told Pete: She's an ex-convict and jumped bail in order to keep her partners in crime out of it. Further she's in love with Pete, but feels that he's still carrying a torch for Monica. When Monica's popularity is decreasing, Pete is able to get Ruth a stint on the program, the result is Monica is fired and Ruth get her job, but Monica takes revenge by revealing Ruth's past. Ruth considers it is best for her to disappear before being arrested, but she has become a star in public opinion. Will she get Pete or will she go to prison again ?
Stolen Holiday (1937) as Mme. Delphine
A Paris fashion model marries a fortune hunter to protect him from the law.
The Man on the Flying Trapeze (1935) as Leona Wolfinger
A henpecked husband''''s lie gets him in trouble at home and at work.
Lady by Choice (1934) as Mrs. Mills
To improve her image, a fan dancer "adopts" an old woman to be her mother.
It's a Gift (1934) as Amelia Bissonette
A disgruntled druggist sells his store to buy an orange grove in California.
Once to Every Bachelor (1934) as Aunt Henrietta
Death Takes a Holiday (1934) as Princess Maria
Death goes on vacation to learn about mortal life -- and love.
You're Telling Me! (1934) as Mrs. [Edward Quimby] Murchison
A laughingstock, small-town inventor befriends a foreign princess.
One More River (1934) as Lady Charwell
An abused wife flees her husband and finds love, but at a price.

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