Grant Mitchell Movies List

Grant Mitchell
Grant Mitchell
Columbus, OH
The Star Witness

Actor Grant Mitchell Filmography

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Blondie's Anniversary
Blondie's Anniversary ( English )
Director: Abby Berlin
Music Director: Paul J. Smith , Clarence Wheeler
Release date: 18-12-1947
The Corpse Came C.O.D.
Artist: George Brent , Joan Blondell , Adele Jergens , Jim Bannon , Leslie Brooks
Director: Henry Levin
Release date: 02-06-1947
It Happened on Fifth Avenue
Director: Roy Del Ruth , Frank Fox
Music Director: Edward Ward
Release date: 19-04-1947
Blondie's Holiday
Blondie's Holiday ( English )
Director: Abby Berlin
Release date: 10-04-1947
Guest Wife
Guest Wife ( English )
Artist: Claudette Colbert , Don Ameche , Dick Foran , Charles Dingle , Grant Mitchell
Director: Sam Wood
Release date: 27-07-1945
Conflict ( English )
Director: Curtis Bernhardt
Music Director: Friedrich Hollaender
Release date: 15-06-1945
A Medal For Benny
A Medal For Benny ( English )
Director: Irving Pichel
Music Director: Victor Young
Release date: 16-04-1945
Crime, Inc.
Crime, Inc. ( English )
Artist: Leo Carrillo , Tom Neal , Martha Tilton , Lionel Atwill , Grant Mitchell
Director: Lew Landers
Music Director: Walter Greene
Release date: 15-04-1945
And Now Tomorrow
And Now Tomorrow ( English )
Director: Irving Pichel
Music Director: Victor Young
Release date: 22-11-1944
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Grant Mitchell Biography

You would think stage and film veteran Grant Mitchell was born to play stern authoritarians; his father after all was General John Grant Mitchell. But Mitchell would actually be better known for his portrayals of harangued husbands, bemused dads and bilious executives in 30s and 40s films. Born June 17, 1874, in Columbus, Ohio, and a Yale post graduate at Harvard Law, Mitchell gave up his law practice to become an actor and made his stage debut at age 27. He appeared in many leads on Broadway in such plays as "It Pays to Advertise," "The Champion," "The Whole Town's Talking," and "The Baby Cyclone," the last of which was specially written for him by George M. Cohan. Mitchell's screen career officially got off the ground with the advent of sound, though he did show up in a couple of silents. The beefy, balding actor appeared primarily in "B" films, and actually had a rare lead in the totally forgotten Father Is a Prince (1940). From time to time, however, he enjoyed being a part of "A" quality classic films such as Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939), The Man Who Came to Dinner (1942), Laura (1944), and Arsenic and Old Lace (1944). Unmarried, he died at age 82 on May 1, 1957, in Los Angeles, California, USA  (cerebral thrombosis)

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