Joel McCrea

Actor · Producer
IVA Star Rating : 53
Joel Albert McCrea was an American actor whose career spanned almost five decades, appearing in over one hundred films. These films include Alfred Hitchcock's espionage thriller Foreign Correspondent (1940), Preston Sturges' comedy classics Sullivan's Travels (1941), and The Palm Beach Story (1942), the romance film Bird of Paradise (1932), the... read more

Joel Albert McCrea was an American actor whose career spanned almost five decades, appearing in over one hundred films. These films include Alfred Hitchcock's espionage thriller Foreign Correspondent (1940), Preston Sturges' comedy classics Sullivan's Travels (1941), and The Palm Beach Story (1942), the romance film Bird of Paradise (1932), the adventure classic The Most Dangerous Game (1932), Gregory La Cava's bawdy comedy Bed of Roses (1933), George Stevens' romantic comedy The More the Merrier (1943), William Wyler's These Three, Come and Get It and Dead End (1937), Howard Hawks' Barbary Coast (1935), and a number of western films, including Wichita (1955) as Wyatt Earp and Sam Peckinpah's Ride the High Country (1962), opposite Randolph Scott.

Birth Name

Joel Albert McCrea

Born

Sunday, 05 November 1905

Died

Saturday, 20 October 1990

Actor Filmography

Five Came Back Self 2017
One Rogue Reporter George Melville 2014
Thou Shalt Not: Sex, Sin and Censorship in Pre-Code Hollywood John Neville Jr. / John Neville Jr. (archive footage) 2008
I'm King Kong!: The Exploits of Merian C. Cooper Self - from Most Dangerous Game 2005
Sam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade Self / Self (archive footage) 2004
Biography Ethan Hoyt 1987
American Masters Self 1986
All-Star Party for 'Dutch' Reagan Self 1985
George Stevens: A Filmmaker's Journey Self 1985
Night of 100 Stars Self 1982
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Five Came Back Self 2017
One Rogue Reporter George Melville 2014
Thou Shalt Not: Sex, Sin and Censorship in Pre-Code Hollywood John Neville Jr. / John Neville Jr. (archive footage) 2008
I'm King Kong!: The Exploits of Merian C. Cooper Self - from Most Dangerous Game 2005
Sam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade Self / Self (archive footage) 2004
Biography Ethan Hoyt 1987
American Masters Self 1986
All-Star Party for 'Dutch' Reagan Self 1985
George Stevens: A Filmmaker's Journey Self 1985
Night of 100 Stars Self 1982
America at the Movies Steve Judd 1976
Mustang Country Dan 1976
Dinah! Self 1974
The Great American Cowboy Narrator 1973
Cry Blood, Apache Pitcalin as an Older Man 1970
The Joey Bishop Show Self 1967
Hollywood Without Make-Up Self / Himself 1963
Ride the High Country Steve Judd 1962
The Crowning Experience Prologue narrator 1960
Here's Hollywood Self 1960
Wichita Town Marshal Mike Dunbar, Mike Dunbar / Marshal Mike Dunbar 1959
The Gunfight at Dodge City Bat Masterson 1959
Fort Massacre Sgt. Vinson / Vinson 1958
Cattle Empire John Cord 1958
The Tall Stranger Ned Bannon 1957
Gunsight Ridge Mike Ryan 1957
Trooper Hook Sgt. Clovis Hook 1957
The Oklahoman Dr. John M. Brighton / John 1957
The First Texan Sam Houston 1956
Wichita Wyatt Earp 1955
Stranger on Horseback Judge Richard 'Rick' Thorne 1955
Black Horse Canyon Del Rockwell 1954
Border River Clete Mattson 1954
The Lone Hand Zachary Hallock 1953
The San Francisco Story Rick Nelson 1952
Cattle Drive Dan Mathews 1951
Hollywood Story Joel McCrea 1951
Frenchie Sheriff Tom Banning 1950
Lux Video Theatre Self - Intermission guest, Self (guest) 1950
Saddle Tramp Chuck Conner 1950
Stars in My Crown Josiah Doziah Gray 1950
The Outriders Will Owen 1950
Colorado Territory Wes McQueen 1949
South of St. Louis Kip Davis 1949
Four Faces West Ross McEwen 1948
The Ed Sullivan Show Self 1948
Ramrod Dave Nash 1947
The Virginian The Virginian 1946
The Unseen David Fielding 1945
The Great Moment William Thomas Green Morton 1944
Buffalo Bill William Frederick 'Buffalo Bill' Cody 1944
The More the Merrier Joe Carter 1943
The Palm Beach Story Tom Jeffers 1942
Sullivan's Travels John L. Sullivan / John Sullivan 1941
The Great Man's Lady Ethan Hoyt / Mr. Sempler 1941
Reaching for the Sun Russ Eliot 1941
Foreign Correspondent John Jones aka Huntley Haverstock / John Jones 1940
Primrose Path Ed Wallace 1940
He Married His Wife T.H. Randall 1940
Espionage Agent Barry Corvall 1939
They Shall Have Music Peter / Peter McCarthy 1939
Union Pacific Jeff Butler 1939
Youth Takes a Fling Joe Meadows 1938
Three Blind Mice Van Dam Smith 1938
Wells Fargo Ramsay MacKay 1937
Dead End Dave 1937
Woman Chases Man Kenneth Nolan 1937
Internes Can't Take Money James Kildare / Jimmie Kildare 1937
Banjo on My Knee Ernie Holley 1936
Come and Get It Richard Glasgow 1936
Adventure in Manhattan George Melville 1936
Two in a Crowd Larry Stevens 1936
These Three Dr. Cardin / Dr. Joseph 'Joe' Cardin 1936
Splendor Brighton Lorrimore 1935
Barbary Coast Jim Carmichael 1935
Woman Wanted Tony Baxter / Tony 1935
Our Little Girl Dr. Donald Middleton / Donald Middleton 1935
Private Worlds Dr. Alex MacGregor 1935
The Richest Girl in the World Tony Travers / Anthony Travers 1934
Half a Sinner John Adams 1934
Gambling Lady Garry Madison 1934
Chance at Heaven Blacky Gorman 1933
One Man's Journey Jimmy Watt 1933
Bed of Roses Dan 1933
The Silver Cord David Phelps 1933
Scarlet River Joel McCrea 1933
Rockabye Jacobs Van Riker Pell / Jacobs 'Jake' Van Riker Pell 1932
The Sport Parade Sandy Brown 1932
The Most Dangerous Game Bob / Robert Rainsford 1932
Bird of Paradise Johnny Baker 1932
The Lost Squadron Red 1932
Business and Pleasure Lawrence Ogle 1932
Girls About Town Jim Baker 1931
The Common Law John Neville / John 'Jack' Neville 1931
Born to Love Barry Craig 1931
Kept Husbands Richard 'Dick' Brunton / Richard Brunton 1931
Once a Sinner Tommy Mason 1931
The Silver Horde Boyd Emerson 1930
Framed Waiter at the Casino Club 1930
Dynamite Marco - Her Boy Friend / Marco 1929
So This Is College Bruce Nolan 1929
The Single Standard Blythe - One of the Philandering Men 1929
The Divine Lady Extra 1928
The Enemy Extra 1927
The Fair Co-Ed Student 1927

Producer Filmography

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