John Abbott (1905 - 1996)


Books with an entry on John Abbott
Brian McFarlane (ed.)
The Encyclopedia of British Film
London, 2003

Beth A. Fhaner, Editor, Devra M. Sladics, Christopher P. Scanlon, and Terry Schell, Contributing Editors
Magill's Cinema Annual 1997, 16th Edition. A Survey of the Films of 1996
Detroit; New York; Toronto; London, 1998

Alfred E. Twomey and Arthur F. McClure
The Versatiles, A Study of Supporting Character Actors and Actresses in the American Motion Picture, 1930-1955
South Brunswick and New York - London, 1969




John Abbott
* June 5, 1905 Londen, England, United Kingdom
 as John Kefford
 May 24, 1996 Los Angeles, California, USA

English character actor, specialized in eccentric parts. Acive in Hollywood from 1941 onwards.


Films

1978

Outside Chance

1976

Sherlock Holmes in New York

1975

The Black Bird

1967

The Jungle Book

1966

Gambit

1965

The Greatest Story Ever Told

1958

Gigi

1953

Rogue's March
Sombrero

1952

The Merry Widow

1951

Thunder in the East
Crosswinds
Thunder on the Hill

1949

Addio Mimí!
Madame Bovary

1948

The Woman in White

1947

Time Out of Mind
The Web
Adventure Island

1946

Anna and the King of Siam
The Bandit of Sherwood Forest
Deception
Humoresque
One More Tomorrow

1945

The Power of the Whistler
Pursuit to Algiers
Saratoga Trunk
A Thousand and One Nights

1944

Abroad with Two Yanks
The Mask of Dimitrios
Once Upon a Time
Secrets of Scotland Yard
Summer Storm
U-Boat Prisoner

1943

The Cross of Lorraine
The Gorilla Man
Jane Eyre
London Blackout Murders
Mission to Moscow
They Got Me Covered

1942

Get Hep to Love
Joan of Paris
Mrs. Miniver
Nightmare
This Above All
Rubber Racketeers

1941

The Shanghai Gesture

1939

The Saint in London

1938

This Man is News

1937

The Return of the Scarlet Pimpernel
Under Secret Orders

1936

The Conquest of the Air


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