Edwin Maxwell

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 49
Edwin Maxwell was an Irish character actor on in Hollywood movies of the 1930s and 1940s, frequently cast as shady businessmen and shysters, though often ones with a pompous or dignified bearing. Prior to that, he was an actor on the Broadway stage and a director of plays.

Edwin Maxwell was an Irish character actor on in Hollywood movies of the 1930s and 1940s, frequently cast as shady businessmen and shysters, though often ones with a pompous or dignified bearing. Prior to that, he was an actor on the Broadway stage and a director of plays.

Born

Tuesday, 09 February 1886

Died

Friday, 13 August 1948

Actor Filmography

The Walls of Jericho Porter Grimes 1948
The Woman in Brown Presiding Judge 1948
Campus Honeymoon Sen. Hughes 1948
The Gangster Politician (as Eddie Maxwell) / Johnny - Politician 1947
Second Chance Mr. Davenport 1947
The Jolson Story Oscar Hammerstein 1946
Swamp Fire Capt. Pierre Moise 1946
The Great John L. Exhibition Ring Announcer 1945
Practically Yours Radio Official 1944
Wilson William Jennings Bryan 1944
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

The Walls of Jericho Porter Grimes 1948
The Woman in Brown Presiding Judge 1948
Campus Honeymoon Sen. Hughes 1948
The Gangster Politician (as Eddie Maxwell) / Johnny - Politician 1947
Second Chance Mr. Davenport 1947
The Jolson Story Oscar Hammerstein 1946
Swamp Fire Capt. Pierre Moise 1946
The Great John L. Exhibition Ring Announcer 1945
Practically Yours Radio Official 1944
Wilson William Jennings Bryan 1944
The Great Moment Vice-President of Medical Society 1944
Since You Went Away Businessman in Cocktail Lounge 1944
Waterfront Max Kramer 1944
Holy Matrimony King Edward VII 1943
Heaven Can Wait Doctor 1943
Behind Prison Walls Percy Webb 1943
Street of Chance Stillwell, D.A. / Stillwell, the District Attorney 1942
I Live on Danger Wingy Keefe 1942
Ten Gentlemen from West Point Sen. John Randolph 1942
Pacific Blackout District Attorney 1941
Buy Me That Town P.V. Baxter 1941
Blossoms in the Dust City Councilman 1941
Ride on Vaquero Dan Clark 1941
The Devil and Miss Jones Withers 1941
Know for Sure Dr. Paxton 1941
Brigham Young 2nd Mob Leader 1940
Kit Carson John Sutter 1940
New Moon Captain de Jean 1940
Jack Pot Rocky Fallon 1940
Parole Fixer Edward Murkil 1940
Pound Foolish George Reynolds 1940
The Blue Bird Oak 1940
His Girl Friday Dr. Egelhoffer 1940
The Shop Around the Corner Doctor 1940
Ninotchka Mercier 1939
Drums Along the Mohawk Rev. Daniel Gros 1939
Way Down South Martin Dill 1939
Young Mr. Lincoln John T. Stuart 1939
Made for Each Other Messerschmidt 1939
Vacation from Love Samson Hatfield 1938
You Can't Take It with You Attorney to Kirby 1938
Rich Man, Poor Girl Krauss / Mr. Krauss - the Shoe Store Manager 1938
The Rage of Paris Hotel Manager 1938
Hold That Kiss Theatre Manager 1938
Romance on the Run Mondoon 1938
Paradise for Three First Lawyer 1938
Nothing Sacred Mr. Bullock 1937
Love Takes Flight Dave Miller 1937
One Hundred Men and a Girl Ira Westing - Editor 1937
Slim Corton 1937
Slave Ship Auctioneer 1937
The Road Back Principal 1937
Night Key Kruger / Lawyer Kruger 1937
A Star Is Born Vocal Coach 1937
Love Is News Kenyon 1937
Torture Money Milton Beacher 1937
A Man Betrayed Richards 1936
Camille Doctor 1936
The Plainsman Secretary of War Edwin Stanton 1936
Come and Get It Sid LeMaire 1936
To Mary - with Love Byron C. Wakefield 1936
Fury Vickery 1936
Absolute Quiet Mr. Baxter / Baxter (Uncredited) 1936
Panic on the Air Gordon 1936
Mr. Deeds Goes to Town Douglas 1936
The Great Ziegfeld Charles Frohman 1936
Big Brown Eyes Editor / Newspaper Editor 1936
Dangerous Waters Mr. Brunch 1936
Thanks a Million Mr. Casey 1935
The Last Days of Pompeii The Augur - a Pompeii Official 1935
The Crusades Ship's Master 1935
Happiness C.O.D. Lester Walsh 1935
Men of Action Jefferson - Crooked Banker / Jefferson 1935
Motive for Revenge William King 1935
'G' Men Joseph Kratz 1935
The Devil Is a Woman Tobacco Plant Manager 1935
Great God Gold Nitto 1935
All the King's Horses First Gentleman 1935
Cleopatra Casca 1934
Gift of Gab Norton - President WGAB 1934
The Cat's-Paw District Attorney Neal 1934
The Life of Vergie Winters Rally Speaker 1934
Burn 'Em Up Barnes Lyman Warren 1934
Hollywood Party Producer Buddy Goldfarb 1934
Mystery Liner Major Pope 1934
This Side of Heaven R.S. Sawyer 1934
The 9th Guest Jason Osgood 1934
Miss Fane's Baby Is Stolen Judge 1934
Lady Killer Jeffries - Theatre Manager 1933
Christopher Bean Auctioneer 1933
Duck Soup Freedonia's Secretary of War #1 1933
Fog Ship Captain 1933
Big Time or Bust Winthrop Allen 1933
Back Page Martin Regal / Martin Blake 1933
Police Car 17 Big Bill Standish 1933
Ann Vickers Defense Attorney 1933
I Loved a Woman Gossiper 1933
Broadway to Hollywood Rockwell 1933
Dinner at Eight Mr. Fitch 1933
This Day and Age Mayor's Assistant 1933
The Narrow Corner The Man Fred Killed / Man Fred Killed 1933
The Woman I Stole Lentz 1933
The Man Who Dared Fletcher 1933
Gambling Ship District Attorney Travers / D.A 1933
Heroes for Sale Laundry Company President 1933
The Mayor of Hell Louis Johnson 1933
Emergency Call Tom Rourke 1933
Night of Terror The Maniac 1933
Mystery of the Wax Museum Joe Worth 1933
State Trooper W.J. Brady 1933
Wild People President of Globe Broadcasting Company 1933
Tonight Is Ours Mob Leader 1933
Frisco Jenny Tom Ford 1933
The Son-Daughter Chinese Priest 1932
You Said a Mouthful Dr. Vorse 1932
The Girl from Calgary Earl Darrell 1932
6 Hours to Live Police Commissioner 1932
Tiger Shark Doctor 1932
Those We Love Marshall 1932
Blessed Event Sam Gobel 1932
American Madness Clark 1932
Merrily We Go to Hell Jake Symonds 1932
Grand Hotel Dr. Waitz 1932
While Paris Sleeps Prison Commandant 1932
The Strange Case of Clara Deane Judge 1932
The Trial of Vivienne Ware Detective 1932
Scarface Detective Chief / Chief of detectives 1932
Young Bride The Doctor 1932
The Cohens and Kellys in Hollywood Chauncey Chadwick 1932
Shopworn Bierbauer 1932
The Impatient Maiden Prof. Von Mueller 1932
Two Kinds of Women Deputy Police Commissioner 1932
Ambassador Bill Monte Montgomery / Monte 1931
The Yellow Ticket Police Agent Boligoff 1931
Wicked Owner of property 1931
New Adventures of Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford Adam Carver the Hotel Manager 1931
The Magnificent Lie Eye Specialist 1931
Daddy Long Legs Wykoff 1931
Daybreak Herr Hoffman 1931
Kiki Dr. Smiley 1931
Inspiration Uncle Julian Montell 1931
The Gorilla Cyrus Stevens 1930
Du Barry, Woman of Passion Maupeou 1930
Top Speed J.W. Rollins 1930
All Quiet on the Western Front Herr Bäumer 1930
The Taming of the Shrew Baptista / Battista 1929
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