Chester Morris (1901 - 1970)


Biography
Articles on Chester Morris
Books with substantial mentioning of Chester Morris
Mick LaSalle
Dangerous Men, Pre-Code Hollywood and the Birth of the Modern Man
, 2002

James Robert Parish and William T. Leonard
Hollywood Players, The Thirties
New Rochelle, New York, 1976
Books with an entry on Chester Morris
Paul Michael, editor in chief. James Robert Parish, associate editor
The American movies reference book, The sound era
Englewood Cliffs, N.J.,, 1969

Martin J. Quigley (ed.)
The Motion Picture Almanac, Big Stars in Big Pictures
Chicago, Ill., 1929
Books with photograph(s) of Chester Morris
John Richard Finch and Paul Elby
Close-Ups, From the Golden Age of the Silent Cinema
South Brunswick and New York - London, 1978
Articles on Chester Morris
DeWitt Bodeen, Chester Morris, in: Films in Review, vol. 31, 1980 pp. 395-408, 412
Author:DeWitt Bodeen
Title:Chester Morris
in:
Magazine:Films in Review
Volume:31
Year:1936
Pp:395-408, 412
Illustrations:  no
Related person:   Chester Morris




Chester Morris
* February 16, 1901 New York City, New York, USA
 as John Chester Brooks Morris
 September 11, 1970 New Hope, Pennsylvania, USA

American actor, nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in Alibi (1929). Star in the Boston Blackie series.



Films

1970

The Great White Hope

1955

Unchained

1947

Blind Spot

1944

Secret Command

1941

Meet Boston Blackie
No Hands on the Clock
Confessions of Boston Blackie

1940

Girl from God's Country

1939

Blind Alley
Thunder Afloat
Five Came Back

1938

Law of the Underworld
Smashing the Rackets

1937

I Promise to Pay

1936

Counterfeit
Moonlight Murder
They Met in a Taxi

1935

Pirate Party on Catalina Isle
Pursuit
Public Hero No. 1
Princess O'Hara
Society Doctor

1934

The Gay Bride
Gift of Gab

1933

Blondie Johnson
Tomorrow at Seven
King for a Night
Infernal Machine

1932

The Miracle Man
Red-Headed Woman
Sinners in the Sun

1931

Corsair

1930

The Big House
The Bat Whispers
The Case of Sergeant Grischa
The Divorcee
Second Choice

1929

Fast Life
The Show of Shows
Alibi
Woman Trap

1925

The Road to Yesterday


Imdb: 0606431