John Elliott

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 43
John Elliott was an American actor who appeared on Broadway and in over 300 films during his career. He worked sporadically during the silent film era, but with the advent of sound his career took off, where he worked constantly for 25 years, finding a particular niche in "B" westerns. His versatility allowed him to play both "good guys" and "bad... read more

John Elliott was an American actor who appeared on Broadway and in over 300 films during his career. He worked sporadically during the silent film era, but with the advent of sound his career took off, where he worked constantly for 25 years, finding a particular niche in "B" westerns. His versatility allowed him to play both "good guys" and "bad guys" with equal aplomb, working right up until his death in 1956.

Birth Name

John Hugh Elliott

Born

Wednesday, 05 July 1876

Died

Wednesday, 12 December 1956

Actor Filmography

Crescendo! Himself 2003
Perils of the Wilderness Homer Lynch 1956
The Marrying Kind Minister 1952
Atom Man vs. Superman Council Member (stock footage) [Ch. 7] 1950
The Arizona Cowboy Ace Allen 1950
Homicide Doctor 1949
Flaxy Martin Judge Edward R. McVey 1949
Smoky Mountain Melody Englesby 1948
The Countess of Monte Cristo Innkeeper 1948
The Babe Ruth Story Conductor 1948
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Crescendo! Himself 2003
Perils of the Wilderness Homer Lynch 1956
The Marrying Kind Minister 1952
Atom Man vs. Superman Council Member (stock footage) [Ch. 7] 1950
The Arizona Cowboy Ace Allen 1950
Homicide Doctor 1949
Flaxy Martin Judge Edward R. McVey 1949
Smoky Mountain Melody Englesby 1948
The Countess of Monte Cristo Innkeeper 1948
The Babe Ruth Story Conductor 1948
I Wouldn't Be in Your Shoes Mr. Lake - Tom's Lawyer / Mr. Lake 1948
Smart Woman Harker 1948
Letter from an Unknown Woman Flower Vendor 1948
Angels' Alley Magistrate E.J. Saunders 1948
The Lady from Shanghai Court Clerk 1947
Heading for Heaven William W. Hunter / Hunter 1947
The Fighting Vigilantes Bert 1947
News Hounds Judge 1947
The Pretender Justice of the Peace 1947
Cry Wolf Clergyman 1947
The Unfaithful Judge Edward R. McVey 1947
The Woman on the Beach Old Workman 1947
Millie's Daughter Butler 1947
Shoot to Kill Judge 1947
Law of the Lash Dad Hilton 1947
Lighthouse Justice of the Peace 1947
The Devil's Mask John, butler / John the Butler 1946
The Dark Corner Laundry Proprietor 1946
Badman's Territory Brother Hooker 1946
Moon Over Montana Judge 1946
Deadline at Dawn Sleepy Man 1946
Frontier Gunlaw Pop Evans 1946
One Way to Love Butler 1946
Allotment Wives Police Doctor 1945
Jungle Raiders Dr. Horace Moore 1945
Hollywood and Vine Judge 1945
The Monster and the Ape Prof. Marsden / Professor Marsden 1945
Escape in the Fog Thomas - the Butler 1945
Brenda Starr, Reporter Watchman 1945
Eadie Was a Lady Butler 1945
The Great Flamarion Theatrical Agent 1945
Experiment Perilous Phone Operator 1944
Dead Man's Eyes Travers the Butler 1944
Bowery to Broadway Reformer 1944
Wild Horse Phantom Prison Warden 1944
Mr. Winkle Goes to War Walker 1944
Marine Raiders Admiral 1944
Fuzzy Settles Down John Martin (Newspaper Editor) / John Martin 1944
Home in Indiana Man Seated Left of J.T. in Bar 1944
Spook Town Settler 1944
Valley of Vengeance Dan Stewart 1944
The Heavenly Body Prof. Collier 1944
Oklahoma Raiders Judge Clem Masters 1944
Charlie Chan in the Secret Service George Melton 1944
Marshal of Gunsmoke Judge Brown 1944
Calling Dr. Death Priest 1943
Jive Junction Mr. Berger 1943
My Kingdom for a Cook Janitor 1943
You're a Lucky Fellow, Mr. Smith Lawyer 1943
Corvette K-225 Merchant Captain 1943
Adventures of the Flying Cadets The General [Ch. 13] 1943
Cattle Stampede Dr. George Arnold / George Arnold 1943
Isle of Forgotten Sins Officer in Boat 1943
Fighting Valley Frank Burke 1943
First Comes Courage Norwegian Patient 1943
Law of the Saddle Dan Kirby 1943
Wolves of the Range Doctor Lewis 1943
Death Rides the Plains James Marshall 1943
Raiders of San Joaquin R.R. Vice President Morgan 1943
Sagebrush Law Cole Winters 1943
Tenting Tonight on the Old Camp Ground Inspector Talbot 1943
You Can't Beat the Law Guard 1943
Two Fisted Justice Uncle Will Hodgins 1943
Pirates of the Prairie John Spencer 1942
That Other Woman Empire House Boarder 1942
Red River Robin Hood Mr. Brady 1942
Overland Stagecoach Jeff Clark 1942
Border Roundup Jeff Sloane 1942
The Secret Code Prof. Clyde [Chs.1,4] / Prof. Clyde 1942
The Magnificent Ambersons Guest 1942
The Spoilers Engineer Kelly 1942
Come on Danger Saunders 1942
Perils of the Royal Mounted Factor J. L. Blake 1942
The Mad Monster Professor Hatfield 1942
Rolling Down the Great Divide Lem Bartlett 1942
Land of the Open Range George 'Dad' Cook 1942
Rock River Renegades Dick Ross 1942
Raiders of the West Joseph Rand 1942
Captain Midnight Police Chief [Chs. 11, 15] 1942
Law of the Timber Sheriff 1941
Riot Squad Desk Sergeant 1941
Billy the Kid's Round-Up Editor Dan Webster / Dan Webster 1941
Marry the Boss's Daughter Cynical Passerby 1941
Underground Rustlers Gold Broker 1941
The Men in Her Life Andrew, Gibson's Butler 1941
The Apache Kid Judge John Taylor 1941
Gentleman from Dixie Prosecutor 1941
Saddle Mountain Roundup 'Magpie' Harper 1941
Private Nurse Clerk 1941
The Lone Rider in Frontier Fury Jim Bowen / Rancher Jim Bowen 1941
The Texas Marshal John Gorham 1941
Billy the Kid in Santa Fe Red Gap Judge 1941
Tumbledown Ranch in Arizona Judge Jones 1941
Golden Hoofs Race Announcer 1941
The Kid's Last Ride Disher 1941
Ride, Kelly, Ride Doctor 1941
Lone Star Raiders Dad Cameron 1940
The Green Archer Brewster 1940
Young Bill Hickok Army Doctor 1940
The Great Profile Pop - Stage Doorman 1940
The Tulsa Kid Judge Perkins 1940
Gun Code Parson A. Hammond 1940
Lightning Strikes West Dr. Jenkins 1940
Covered Wagon Trails Beaumont - Rancher 1940
Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe Scientist 1940
Phantom Rancher Dad Markham 1940
Young as You Feel Ambulance doctor 1940
The Man Who Wouldn't Talk Juror 1940
Thou Shalt Not Kill Prison Guard 1939
Death Rides the Range Hiram Crabtree 1939
The Invisible Killer Gambler 1939
Trigger Fingers Jim Bolton 1939
Charlie Chan at Treasure Island Doctor - Backstage 1939
The Fighting Renegade Prospector 1939
Port of Hate Stevens 1939
New Frontier Townsman 1939
Mesquite Buckaroo Tavern Owner Hawk 1939
The Story of Alexander Graham Bell Banker at Demo 1939
Mystery Plane Army Colonel 1939
Jesse James Judge Mathews 1939
Kentucky Cal 1938
Santa Fe Stampede Townsman 1938
Hold That Co-ed Legislator 1938
Prison Break Parole Board Member 1938
Songs and Saddles Sheriff John Lawton 1938
Hunted Men Chief of Detectives 1938
Songs and Bullets Man in gun fight (archive footage) / Man in Gunfight 1938
Heart of Arizona Buck Peters 1938
Frontier Town Prairie City Rodeo Announcer 1938
Cassidy of Bar 20 Tom Dillon 1938
Submarine D-1 Father on Pier 1937
The Shadow Strikes Chester Randall 1937
Love Is on the Air Mr. Grant McKenzie 1937
Flying Fists Jim Conrad 1937
Smoke Tree Range Jim Cary 1937
Santa Fe Rides Carlton 1937
Blake of Scotland Yard League Representative / Landlord 1937
Rio Grande Ranger John Cullen (as John Elliot) / John Cullen 1936
Trail Dust John Clark 1936
What Becomes of the Children? Doctor 1936
Death in the Air Dr. Norris / Doctor Norris 1936
The Phantom of the Range Rancher / Hiram Moore 1936
Vengeance of Rannah Doc Adams 1936
Legion of Terror Postmaster 1936
Ambush Valley Bob Morgan 1936
The Fugitive Sheriff Judge Roberts 1936
Rip Roarin' Buckaroo Colonel Hayden 1936
Shadow of Chinatown Ship's Captain 1936
Men of the Plains Dad Baxter 1936
The Black Coin Señor Ortega [Chs. 8-9] 1936
Kelly of the Secret Service Howard Walsh 1936
Satan Met a Lady City Fathers Committee Member 1936
Prison Shadows The Police Captain 1936
Hearts Divided James Monroe 1936
Too Much Beef Cattlemen's Association Chief 1936
The Rogues' Tavern Mr. Jamison 1936
Avenging Waters Charles Mortimer 1936
Times Square Playboy Sam - Chairman of the Board of Directors 1936
Roamin' Wild Chief Inspector Reed 1936
The Amazing Exploits of the Clutching Hand Attorney Arthur J. White 1936
Snowed Under First Actor 1936
Doughnuts and Society Sanders 1936
The Millionaire Kid Yellerton 1936
Ridin' On Jess Roarke 1936
Heart of the West Judge 1936
A Face in the Fog Detective Davis 1936
Man Hunt Bank Manager 1936
Roarin' Guns Bob Morgan 1936
Skull and Crown John Norton 1936
Bulldog Courage Judge Charley Miller 1935
Trigger Tom Nord Jergenson / Nord Jergensen 1935
Frisco Kid Doctor Attending Ford 1935
Midnight Phantom Capt. Bill Withers 1935
The Rider of the Law Town Mayor 1935
Bars of Hate The Sheriff 1935
Frontier Justice Ben Livesay 1935
Cappy Ricks Returns Neighbor 1935
Danger Trails George Wilson - aka Pecos 1935
Danger Ahead Capt. Matthews / Captain Matthews 1935
Trails of the Wild Tom Madison 1935
Make a Million Dean 1935
Rainbow's End Adam Ware 1935
Shadows of the Orient Police Chief W.P. Graves 1935
Captured in Chinatown Butler--City Editor 1935
The Girl Who Came Back Police Captain 1935
Saddle Aces The Judge / Judge 1935
What Price Crime Chief Radcliff 1935
Fighting Pioneers Maj. Dent 1935
Toll of the Desert Judge 1935
Vagabond Lady Poolside Master of Ceremonies 1935
Tombstone Terror Mr. Dixon 1935
Wagon Trail Judge 1935
Sunset Range Dan Caswell 1935
A Night at the Ritz Director 1935
One in a Million Store Manager 1935
Big Calibre Rusty Hicks 1935
Red Hot Tires Governor 1935
Unconquered Bandit Mr. Morgan, Tom's Father 1935
Life Returns Doctor 1935
Ticket to a Crime Mr. Davidson 1934
Cowboy Holiday Sheriff Hank Simpson 1934
Gentlemen Are Born Bill - Night Editor 1934
The Third Sex John Grant 1934
I Sell Anything Lawyer 1934
A Lost Lady Bridge Player 1934
Fifteen Wives Doctor 1934
Side Streets The Judge 1934
I Can't Escape Mr. Douglas 1934
Green Eyes Chemist 1934
The Key Padre 1934
Operator 13 Gen. Robert E. Lee 1934
The Murder in the Museum Detective Chief Snell 1934
Upperworld Crandall 1934
Mystery Ranch Dad Morris 1934
Looking for Trouble Fire Chief 1934
As the Earth Turns Country Doctor 1934
A Woman's Man Doctor 1934
The Quitter Advertiser 1934
Carolina Gen. Robert E. Lee 1934
Kid Courageous High-Hat Clickett 1934
Sons of the Desert Exalted Exhausted Ruler 1933
Mr. Skitch Crenshaw 1933
The World Changes A Banker 1933
Hold the Press Prison Warden 1933
Stage Mother Politician 1933
Deluge Preacher 1933
Riot Squad Chief of Detectives 1933
Baby Face Bank Director 1933
The Gallant Fool Chris McDonald 1933
Breed of the Border Judge Stafford 1933
The Match King Banker 1932
Lucky Larrigan J. C. Bailey 1932
Call Her Savage Hank 1932
Hidden Valley Judge 1932
The Night of June 13 Real Estate Agent 1932
Broadway to Cheyenne Martin Kildare 1932
Texas Pioneers Colonel Thomas 1932
The Trial of Vivienne Ware Police Captain 1932
Riders of the Desert Dad Houston 1932
Vanishing Men Heck Claiborne 1932
Shopworn Judge 1932
Single-Handed Sanders Senator Graham 1932
South of Santa Fe Thornton 1932
Men in Her Life Oscar W. Mulholland 1931
The Deadline Warden 1931
Two Fisted Justice Mr. Cameron - Nancy's Father / Mr Cameron 1931
Oklahoma Jim Indian Agent 1931
The Nevada Buckaroo Brennan 1931
The Montana Kid Burke 1931
A Holy Terror Sheriff 1931
Dugan of the Badlands Sheriff Manning 1931
God's Country and the Man Young 1931
Laugh and Get Rich Dinner Guest 1931
The Conquering Horde Capt. Wilkins 1931
Men on Call Stage Manager 1931
The Widow from Chicago Detective T. Finnegan 1930
Let's Go Native Captain 1930
For the Defense McGann / Joseph McGann 1930
Wild Company Police Captain 1930
Back Pay Hot Springs Hotel Baggage Clerk 1930
Ladies Love Brutes Contractor 1930
Only the Brave Gen. Robert E. Lee 1930
The Rampant Age Arnold Benton 1930
The Phantom in the House Police Captain 1929
Christine of the Big Tops Dr. Hastings 1926
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