Basil Rathbone

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 69
Philip St. John Basil Rathbone MC was an English actor. He rose to prominence in the United Kingdom as a Shakespearean stage actor and went on to appear in more than 70 films, primarily costume dramas, swashbucklers and, occasionally, horror films.

Philip St. John Basil Rathbone MC was an English actor. He rose to prominence in the United Kingdom as a Shakespearean stage actor and went on to appear in more than 70 films, primarily costume dramas, swashbucklers and, occasionally, horror films.

Birth Name

Philip St. John Basil Rathbone

Born

Monday, 13 June 1892

Died

Friday, 21 July 1967

Actor Filmography

Discovering Film Various 2014
Duels (archive footage) 2014
Ninja the Mission Force Sorcerer Dan 2012
The Real Sherlock Holmes Sherlock Holmes 2012
A History of Horror with Mark Gatiss Baron Wolf von Frankenstein 2010
Time to Remember Self - Narrator 2010
Elementary My Dear Watson: The Man Behind Sherlock Holmes Sherlock Holmes 2009
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness Baron Wolf von Frankenstein, Carmichael (segment "The Case of M. Valdemar") 2007
The Naked Archaeologist Lodac 2005
Captain Blood: A Swashbuckler Is Born Various Roles 2005
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Discovering Film Various 2014
Duels (archive footage) 2014
Ninja the Mission Force Sorcerer Dan 2012
The Real Sherlock Holmes Sherlock Holmes 2012
A History of Horror with Mark Gatiss Baron Wolf von Frankenstein 2010
Time to Remember Self - Narrator 2010
Elementary My Dear Watson: The Man Behind Sherlock Holmes Sherlock Holmes 2009
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness Baron Wolf von Frankenstein, Carmichael (segment "The Case of M. Valdemar") 2007
The Naked Archaeologist Lodac 2005
Captain Blood: A Swashbuckler Is Born Various Roles 2005
The Adventures of Errol Flynn Various Roles (archive sound) (archive footage) / Self / Various Roles 2005
Timeshift Sherlock Holmes (archive footage) 2002
The Frankenstein Files: How Hollywood Made a Monster Baron Wolf von Frankenstein 1999
Universal Horror (archive footage) 1998
20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years Captain Esteban Pasquale 1997
It's Alive: The True Story of Frankenstein (archive footage) 1994
Frankenstein: A Cinematic Scrapbook Baron Wolf von Frankenstein 1991
Hollywood Heaven: Tragic Lives, Tragic Deaths (archive footage) 1990
The Great Mouse Detective Sherlock Holmes / Sherlock Holmes (voice) 1986
The Many Faces of Sherlock Holmes Sherlock Holmes (archive footage) / Sherlock Holmes 1985
The Horror of It All Carmichael 1983
The Horror Show (archive footage) 1979
Madhouse Carmichael (segment "The Case of M. Valdemar") / Basil (archive footage) 1974
The Jarvis Collection: Scotland Yard Sherlock Holmes 1973
Autopsia de un fantasma Canuto Pérez 1968
The Movie Orgy Self (archival footage) 1968
Hillbillys in a Haunted House Gregor 1967
Soldier in Love Duke of York / The Duke of York 1967
Summer Fun Governor 1966
The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini Reginald Ripper 1966
Queen of Blood Dr. Farraday 1966
Voyage to the Prehistoric Planet Prof. Hartman, Lunar 7 / Prof. Hartman - Lunar 7 1965
The Comedy of Terrors Mr. John F. Black / John F. Black 1964
Hollywood and the Stars Self 1963
Burke's Law Milo James 1963
Hollywood: The Great Stars Sir Guy of Gisbourne 1963
The Merv Griffin Show Himself 1962
Tales of Terror Carmichael (segment "The Case of M. Valdemar") / Carmichael 1962
Pontius Pilate Caiaphas 1962
The Magic Sword Lodac 1962
Dr. Kildare Frederick Foray 1961
Here's Hollywood Self 1960
The Last Hurrah Norman Cass, Sr. / Norman Cass Sr. 1958
Make Me Laugh Self 1958
The Betty White Show Himself 1958
The DuPont Show of the Month Emperor 1957
The Arlene Francis Show Himself 1957
The Black Sleep Sir Joel Cadman 1956
The Court Jester Sir Ravenhurst 1955
The Alcoa Hour Ebenezer Scrooge 1955
Screen Directors Playhouse Paul Charters 1955
We're No Angels Andre Trochard 1955
Science Fiction Theatre Dr. Victor Berenson 1955
Star Tonight Narrator 1955
The Eddie Cantor Comedy Theater Robert 1955
The Magical World of Disney Narrator (edited from: The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad) 1954
Shower of Stars Marley's Ghost 1954
Casanova's Big Night Lucio / Narrator 1954
A Christmas Carol Jacob Marley / Marley's Ghost 1954
The Motorola Television Hour Duke 1953
The United States Steel Hour Duke 1953
Person to Person Self 1953
Your Lucky Clue Self - Host 1952
I've Got a Secret Self - Guest 1952
Broadway Television Theatre Benvenuto Cellini, Chief Inspector Tanner 1952
The Name's the Same Self 1951
Schlitz Playhouse Self - Host / General Lee, The Jewel Thief 1951
The Red Skelton Hour Hugh Rubicoff, Sir Robert 1951
The Jack Benny Program Self 1950
Showtime, U.S.A. Self 1950
The Frank Sinatra Show Self 1950
Lux Video Theatre Ambrose Wallington, Frampton, Sir Paul Maxim 1950
Penthouse Party Self 1950
The Colgate Comedy Hour Self - Count Durand 1950
The Arthur Murray Party Self, Self - Actor 1950
Ford Star Revue Self 1950
The Saturday Night Revue with Jack Carter Self - Guest Host 1950
What's My Line? Himself - Mystery Guest 1950
The Ken Murray Show Self 1950
The Wind in the Willows Narrator (voice) / Narrator 1949
The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad Narrating the Story of Mr. Toad / Policeman / Narrator (segment "The Wind in the Willows") (voice) 1949
Inside U.S.A. with Chevrolet Self 1949
Suspense Dr. Jekyll / Mr. Hyde, Sherlock Holmes 1949
Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall Himself 1948
Studio One Hazelton Crome 1948
The Ford Theatre Hour Mr. Brink 1948
The Milton Berle Show Self, Self - Sherlock Holmes 1948
Tonight on Broadway Self 1948
Kraft Theatre General Zomback 1947
Lights Out Gregory 1946
Dressed to Kill Sherlock Holmes 1946
Heartbeat Professor Aristide 1946
Terror by Night Sherlock Holmes 1946
Pursuit to Algiers Sherlock Holmes 1945
The Woman in Green Sherlock Holmes 1945
The House of Fear Sherlock Holmes 1945
Frenchman's Creek Lord Rockingham 1944
The Pearl of Death Sherlock Holmes 1944
Bathing Beauty George Adams 1944
The Scarlet Claw Sherlock Holmes 1944
The Spider Woman Sherlock Holmes 1943
Crazy House Sherlock Holmes 1943
Sherlock Holmes Faces Death Sherlock Holmes 1943
Above Suspicion Sig von Aschenhausen 1943
Sherlock Holmes in Washington Sherlock Holmes 1943
Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon Sherlock Holmes 1942
Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror Sherlock Holmes 1942
Crossroads Henri Sarrou 1942
Fingers at the Window Dr. H. Santelle / Cesar Ferrari 1942
Paris Calling Andre Benoit 1941
International Lady Reggie Oliver / Reggis Oliver 1941
The Black Cat Montague Hartley 1941
The Mad Doctor Dr. George Sebastien aka Dr. Frederick Langamann / Dr. George Sebastian / Dr. Langamann 1940
The Mark of Zorro Capt. Esteban Pasquale / Captain Esteban Pasquale 1940
Rhythm on the River Oliver Courtney 1940
Tower of London Richard - Duke of Gloucester / Richard, Duke of Gloucester 1939
Rio Paul Reynard 1939
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Sherlock Holmes 1939
The Sun Never Sets Clive Randolph 1939
The Hound of the Baskervilles Sherlock Holmes 1939
Son of Frankenstein Baron Wolf von Frankenstein 1939
The Dawn Patrol Major Brand 1938
If I Were King King Louis XI / Louis XI 1938
The Adventures of Robin Hood Sir Guy of Gisbourne 1938
The Adventures of Marco Polo Ahmed 1938
Breakdowns of 1938 Himself / Basil (The Adventures of Robin Hood wardrobe test) 1938
Tovarich Commissar Dimitri Gorotchenko 1937
Make a Wish Johnny Selden 1937
Confession Michael Michailow 1937
A Night of Terror Gerald Lovell 1937
The Garden of Allah Count Ferdinand Anteoni 1936
Romeo and Juliet Tybalt - Nephew to Lady Capulet / Tybalt 1936
Private Number Wroxton 1936
Captain Blood Levasseur 1935
A Tale of Two Cities Marquis St. Evrémonde / Marquis St. Evremonde 1935
Kind Lady Henry Abbott 1935
A Feather in Her Hat Captain Randolph Courtney 1935
The Last Days of Pompeii Pontius Pilate 1935
Anna Karenina Alexei Alexandrovitch Karenin 1935
David Copperfield Mr. Murdstone / Mr. Edward Murdstone 1935
Loyalties Ferdinand de Levis 1933
One Precious Year Derek Nagel 1933
After the Ball Jack Harrowby 1932
A Woman Commands Capt. Alex Pastitsch 1932
Sin Takes a Holiday Reggie Durant / Reginald 'Reggie' Durant 1930
A Lady Surrenders Carl Vandry 1930
The Lady of Scandal Edward / Edward Warrington 1930
The Flirting Widow Col. Smith / Colonel John Smith 1930
A Notorious Affair Paul Gherardi 1930
This Mad World Paul Parisot 1930
The Bishop Murder Case Philo Vance 1929
The Last of Mrs. Cheyney Lord Arthur Dilling 1929
The Loves of Mary, Queen of Scots Undetermined Subordinate Role 1924
1939 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
1937 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
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