Wallace Ford

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Wallace Ford (12 February 1898 – 11 June 1966) was an English movie and television actor who, with his friendly appearance and stocky build later in life, appeared in a number of movie westerns and B-movies. Born Samuel Jones Grundy in Bolton, Lancashire, England, he spent childhood in a Dr. Barnardo's home. At an early age he was adopted by a farmer from Manitoba, Canada where he was ill treated. About age eleven, he ran away and did odd jobs later becoming an usher in a theatre. Following his discharge from the Army after WWI, he became a vaudeville actor in a stock company before performing on Broadway. He started on a film career when Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer gave him part in the film Possessed and went on to appear in over 200 films including 13 directed by John Ford, through the two men were unrelated. He also appeared in a 1964 episode of The Andy Griffith Show as Roger Hanover, Aunt Bee's old flame. He is buried with an unmarked grave in Culver City's Holy Cross Cemetery.

Most Popular Wallace Ford Trailers

Total trailers found: 101

Harvey Trailer (1950)

13 October 1950

The classic stage hit gets the Hollywood treatment in the story of Elwood P. Dowd who makes friends with a spirit taking the form of a human-sized rabbit named Harvey that only he sees (and a few privileged others on occasion also.

Spellbound Trailer (1945)

28 December 1945

When Dr. Anthony Edwardes arrives at a Vermont mental hospital to replace the outgoing hospital director, Dr.

T-Men Trailer (1947)

15 December 1947

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. T-Men is a semidocumentary style 1947 film noir shot in black-and-white.

The Man from Laramie Trailer (1955)

31 August 1955

Will Lockhart (James Stewart) becomes entangled in the happenings of Coronado, an isolated western town, after delivering supplies there.

Shadow of a Doubt Trailer (1943)

16 January 1943

A bored young woman, a teen living in Santa Rosa, California, Charlotte "Charlie" Newton (Wright), is frustrated because nothing seems to be happening in her life and that of her family.

Warlock Trailer (1959)

10 June 1959

A band of murderous cowboys have imposed a reign of terror on the town of Warlock. When the sheriff humiliatingly run out of town the residents hire the services of Clay Blaisedell as facto town marshal.

All Through the Night Trailer (1941)

02 December 1941

Broadway gambler 'Gloves' Donahue wants to find who killed the baker of his favorite cheesecake. He sees nightclub singer Leda Hamilton leaving the bakery.

He Ran All The Way Trailer (1951)

19 June 1951

A crook on the run hides out in an innocent girl's apartment.

The Lost Patrol Trailer (1934)

16 February 1934

A World War I British Army patrol is crossing the Mesopotamian desert when their commanding officer, the only one who knows their destination is killed by the bullet of unseen bandits.

The Set-Up Trailer (1949)

02 April 1949

Stoker Thompson is a 35-year-old has-been boxer. His once-promising fighting career has come crashing to the end.

Dead Reckoning Trailer (1947)

16 January 1947

Paratroopers Captain 'Rip' Murdock and Sergeant Johnny Drake are mysteriously ordered to travel to Washington, DC.

Wichita Trailer (1955)

03 July 1955

Former buffalo hunter and entrepreneur Wyatt Earp arrives in the lawless cattle town of Wichita Kansas.

The Last Hurrah Trailer (1958)

24 October 1958

An aging politician tries to get re-elected one last time in the changing world of the 1950s when TV started to play a bigger part in politics.

The Mummy's Hand Trailer (1940)

20 September 1940

A couple of comical, out-of-work archaeologists in Egypt discover evidence of the burial place of the ancient Egyptian princess Ananka.

The First Texan Trailer (1956)

29 June 1956

After arriving in Texas to escape a scandal back east, lawyer Sam Houston just wants to hang out his shingle, keep a low profile, and stay out of any political intrigue.

Black Angel Trailer (1946)

02 August 1946

A falsely convicted man's wife, Catherine (Vincent), and an alcoholic composer and pianist, Martin (Duryea) team up in an attempt to clear her husband of the murder of a blonde singer, who is Martin's wife.

The Informer Trailer (1935)

09 May 1935

In 1922, an Irish rebel informs on his friend, then feels doom closing in.

A Patch of Blue Trailer (1965)

10 December 1965

A blind, uneducated white girl is befriended by a black man, who becomes determined to help her escape her impoverished and abusive home life.

The Rainmaker Trailer (1956)

13 December 1956

Lizzie Curry is on the verge of becoming a hopeless old maid. Her wit and intelligence and skills as a homemaker can't make up for the fact that she's just plain plain! Even the town sheriff, File, for whom she harbors a secrect yen, won't take a chance --- until the town suffers a drought and into the lives of Lizzie and her brothers and father comes one Bill Starbuck .

The Boy from Oklahoma Trailer (1954)

15 July 1954

A town despot makes a guileless patsy the sheriff, lives to regret it.

Another Face Trailer (1935)

20 December 1935

The surgeon who did the job was dead. Only the nurse knew what this gangster looked like in his new face.

The Cross of Lorraine Trailer (1943)

12 November 1943

French soldiers (Jean-Pierre Aumont, Gene Kelly) surrender to lying Nazis and are herded into a barbaric prison camp.

Destry Trailer (1954)

01 December 1954

Western remake of "Destry Rides Again", starring Audie Murphy, Mari Blanchard, Thomas Mitchell, Lori Nelson and Lyle Bettger.

The Breaking Point Trailer (1950)

06 October 1950

Based on the Hemingway novel To Have and Have Not. A fisherman with money problems hires out his boat to transport criminals.

The Mummy's Tomb Trailer (1942)

23 October 1942

A high priest travels to America with the living mummy Kharis (Lon Chaney Jr.) to kill all those who had desecrated the tomb of the Egyptian princess Ananka thirty years earlier.

A Man Betrayed Trailer (1941)

07 March 1941

Bucolic lawyer John Wayne takes on big-city corruption in A Man Betrayed. He sets out to prove that an above-suspicion politician (Edward Ellis) is actually a crook.

A Lawless Street Trailer (1955)

01 January 1955

A Marshal must face unpleasant facts about his past when he attempts to run a criminal gang out of town.

Magic Town Trailer (1947)

07 October 1947

Rip Smith's opinion-poll business is a failure...until he discovers that the small town of Grandview is statistically identical to the entire country.

She Couldn't Say No Trailer (1954)

15 February 1954

An heiress decides to pass out anonymous gifts in a small town.

The Furies Trailer (1950)

16 August 1950

A New Mexico cattle man and his strong-willed daughter clash over the man's choice for a new bride. Things get worse when the elder man has his daughter's lover hanged.

3 Ring Circus Trailer (1954)

22 December 1954

Jerry and Pete are two friends with no money and are looking for a job. They finally find employment working in a circus, but Jerry has different dreams.

Flesh and Fury Trailer (1952)

27 March 1952

Deaf boxer Paul Callan captures the interest of gold-digging blonde Sonya Bartow and retired fight manager 'Pop' Richardson.

Belle Starr's Daughter Trailer (1948)

13 November 1948

The daughter of famous outlaw Belle Starr arrives at the town where her mother was murdered to find her killer.

Crack-Up Trailer (1946)

06 September 1946

Art curator George Steele experiences a train wreck...which never happened. Is he cracking up, or the victim of a plot?

Blues in the Night Trailer (1941)

15 November 1941

Members of a traveling jazz band try to keep their talented leader from dying after he breaks from the band and begins drinking and taking drugs.

Possessed Trailer (1931)

21 November 1931

Marion is a factory worker who hopes to trade the assembly line, for a beautiful penthouse apartment.

The Ape Man Trailer (1943)

05 March 1943

Scientist turned into an ape man

Men in White Trailer (1934)

06 April 1934

A dedicated young doctor places his patients above everyone else in his life. Unfortunately, his social register fianceé can't accept the fact that he considers an appointment in the operating room more important that attending a cocktail party.

Skyscraper Souls Trailer (1932)

16 July 1932

Skyscraper Souls is a Pre-Code 1932 drama film starring Warren William and Maureen O'Sullivan. The film was directed by Edgar Selwyn and is based upon the novel Skycraper by Faith Baldwin.

I Hate Women Trailer (1934)

10 May 1934

A misogynistic reporter finds himself taking up the cause of a young women he believes is falsely accused of killing her husband.

The Beast of the City Trailer (1932)

13 February 1932

Police Chief Jim Fitzpatrick is after gangster Sam Belmonte. He uses his corrupt brother Ed to watch over Daisy who was associated with Belmonte.

Coroner Creek Trailer (1948)

01 July 1948

A man is bent on taking revenge on those responsible for his fiancée's death.

Three-Cornered Moon Trailer (1933)

08 August 1933

Wiped out by the Depression, a woman (Mary Boland) and her eccentric Brooklyn family face the notion of work.

Are You Listening? Trailer (1932)

20 March 1932

WBLA is on the air, presenting the live music, the sudsy dramas and the sell-sell-sell of commercial interludes that keep consumers buying and sponsors smiling.

Employees' Entrance Trailer (1933)

11 February 1933

Kurt Anderson is the tyrannical manager of a New York department store in financial straits. He thinks nothing of firing an employee of more than 20 years or of toying with the affections of every woman he meets.

Inside the Law Trailer (1942)

08 May 1942

A gang of crooks wrestles with the temptation to rob the bank that they now manage.

The Whole Town's Talking Trailer (1935)

22 February 1935

Ordinary man-in-the-street Arthur Ferguson Jones leads a very straightforward life. He's never late for work and nothing interesting ever happens to him.

Stagecoach To Fury Trailer (1956)

13 December 1956

A group of stagecoach passengers are held hostage by bandits waiting for a shipment of gold they plan to steal.

Money Means Nothing Trailer (1934)

14 June 1934

At Joe's Roadside, a popular but rundown New York roadhouse where the wealthy and not-so-wealthy hang out, a wealthy Manhattan girl and a struggling Brooklyn boy meet and fall in love.

Absolute Quiet Trailer (1936)

24 April 1936

An escaped criminal holds a rancher and a group of plane crash survivors hostage.

The Rogues Tavern Trailer (1936)

04 June 1936

A mad killer is on the loose in a hotel on a dark, gloomy night.

Secret Command Trailer (1944)

30 July 1944

Secret Command features Pat O'Brien as a onetime foreign correspondent in the wartime employ of the FBI.

Dakota Lil Trailer (1950)

06 August 1950

Female outlaw helps lawmen trap railroad bandits.

Murder By Invitation Trailer (1941)

30 June 1941

The relatives of a rich old woman unsuccessfully try to have her declared insane, so they can divide up her money.

Central Park Trailer (1932)

10 December 1932

Two destitute New Yorkers meet cute in Central Park and then separate and independently get tangled up with some gangsters only to be reunited again in the end.

She Couldn't Take It Trailer (1935)

08 October 1935

The wealthy Van Dyke family are constantly in the media for outrageous behavior, much to the frustration of patriarch Dan Van Dyke.

My Woman Trailer (1933)

04 October 1933

A devoted wife helps her husband achieve success as a radio comic, but stardom comes at a price.

Two Girls on Broadway Trailer (1940)

19 April 1940

Eddie sells his song to a Broadway producer and also lands a job dancing in the musical. He sends for his dance partner-fiancée Molly who brings her younger sister Pat.

O.H.M.S. Trailer (1937)

01 January 1937

American racketeer Jimmie Dean travels to England, where he assumes the identity of a Canadian whom he has been falsely accused of murdering.

The Great Jesse James Raid Trailer (1953)

17 July 1953

The famed outlaw is talked into saddling up for one more bank robbery.