Richard Barthelmess

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 51
Richard Semler Barthelmess was an American film actor, principally of the Hollywood silent era. He starred opposite Lillian Gish in D. W. Griffith's Broken Blossoms (1919) and Way Down East (1920) and was among the founders of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 1927. The following year, he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best... read more

Richard Semler Barthelmess was an American film actor, principally of the Hollywood silent era. He starred opposite Lillian Gish in D. W. Griffith's Broken Blossoms (1919) and Way Down East (1920) and was among the founders of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 1927. The following year, he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor for two films: The Patent Leather Kid and The Noose.

Birth Name

Richard Semler Barthelmess

Born

Thursday, 09 May 1895

Died

Saturday, 17 August 1963

Actor Filmography

American Masters (archive footage), Self 1986
Hollywood David Bartlett 1980
Arena (archive footage) 1975
The Love Goddesses Self / (archive footage) 1965
Hallelujah the Hills David Bartlett 1963
Hollywood and the Stars Tom Holmes (clip from Heroes for Sale (1933)) 1963
Hollywood Without Make-Up Self / Himself 1963
Hollywood: The Great Stars Marvin Blake 1963
The Great Chase (archive footage) 1962
The Tingler David Kinemon 1959
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

American Masters (archive footage), Self 1986
Hollywood David Bartlett 1980
Arena (archive footage) 1975
The Love Goddesses Self / (archive footage) 1965
Hallelujah the Hills David Bartlett 1963
Hollywood and the Stars Tom Holmes (clip from Heroes for Sale (1933)) 1963
Hollywood Without Make-Up Self / Himself 1963
Hollywood: The Great Stars Marvin Blake 1963
The Great Chase (archive footage) 1962
The Tingler David Kinemon 1959
We, the People Self - Actor 1948
The Spoilers Bronco Kid Farrow 1942
The Mayor of 44th Street Ed Kirby 1942
Meet the Stars #5: Hollywood Meets the Navy Self 1941
The Man Who Talked Too Much J.B. Roscoe 1940
Only Angels Have Wings Bat MacPherson / Bat Mac Pherson 1939
Spy of Napoleon Gerard de Lanoy 1936
Starlit Days at the Lido Self 1935
Four Hours to Kill! Tony Mako 1935
Midnight Alibi Robert Anders / Lance McGowan 1934
A Modern Hero Pierre Radier aka Paul Rader 1934
Massacre Chief Joe Thunderhorse 1934
Hollywood on Parade No. B-5 Self 1933
Heroes for Sale Tom Holmes / Thomas 'Tom' Holmes 1933
Central Airport James 'Jim' Blaine 1933
The Cabin in the Cotton Marvin Blake 1932
Alias the Doctor Karl Brenner 1932
The Last Flight Cary Lockwood 1931
How I Play Golf, by Bobby Jones No. 1: 'the Putter' Self 1931
The Finger Points Breckenridge 'Breck' Lee 1931
The Stolen Jools Richard Barthelmess 1931
The Lash Francisco Delfino 'Pancho' 1930
The Dawn Patrol Dick Courtney 1930
Son of the Gods Sam Lee 1930
Show of Shows 'Meet My Sister' Presenter 1929
Drag David Carroll 1929
Weary River Jerry Larrabee 1929
The Noose Nickie Elkins 1928
Scarlet Seas Steven Dunkin 1928
The Drop Kick Jack Hamill 1927
The Patent Leather Kid Patent Leather Kid 1927
The White Black Sheep Robert Kincarin 1926
The Amateur Gentleman Barnabas Barty 1926
Ranson's Folly Lt. Ranson 1926
Just Suppose Prince Rupert of Koronia 1926
Camille Gaston 1926
The Beautiful City Tony Gillardi 1925
Shore Leave D.X. (Bilge) Smith 1925
The Enchanted Cottage Oliver Bashforth 1924
The Bright Shawl Charles Abbott 1923
Seeing Stars Self 1922
Sonny Sonny Crosby / Joe 1922
The Seventh Day John Alden Jr. 1922
Tol'able David David Kinemon 1921
Way Down East David Bartlett 1920
The Love Flower Bruce Sanders 1920
Scarlet Days Don Maria Alvarez 1919
Broken Blossoms Cheng Huan / Cheng Huan - The Yellow Man 1919
Snow White Pie Man 1916
War Brides Arno 1916
1929 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1929 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
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