Leon Ames (1902 - 1993)


Books with substantial mentioning of Leon Ames
Karen Burroughs Hannsberry
Bad Boys, The Actors of Film Noir
Jefferson, NC and London, 2003

James Robert Parish and Ronald L. Bowers
The MGM Stock Company, The Golden Era
New Rochelle, N.Y., 1974
Books with an entry on Leon Ames
Frank N. Magill (ed.)
Magill's Cinema Annual 1994, A Survey of the Films of 1993
Pasadena, California; Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1994

James Robert Parish with Earl Anderson, Richard E. Braff, John Robert Cocchi, and Harry Purvis
Hollywood Character Actors
New Rochelle, New York, 1978

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

Paul Michael, editor in chief. James Robert Parish, associate editor
The American movies reference book, The sound era
Englewood Cliffs, N.J.,, 1969




Leon Ames
* January 20, 1902 Portland, Indiana, USA
 as Leon Waycoff
 October 12, 1993 Laguna Beach, California, USA


Films

1986

Peggy Sue Got Married

1979

Just You and Me, Kid

1976

Sherlock Holmes in New York

1975

The Meal

1972

Hammersmith Is Out

1970

Tora! Tora! Tora!

1963

Son of Flubber

1961

The Absent-Minded Professor

1960

From the Terrace
Maggie

1957

Peyton Place

1953

Sabre Jet
By the Light of the Silvery Moon
Let's Do It Again

1952

Angel Face

1951

It's a Big Country: An American Anthology
On Moonlight Bay
Cattle Drive

1950

Crisis
Dial 1119
Ambush
The Big Hangover
The Happy Years
Watch the Birdie

1949

Any Number Can Play
Scene of the Crime
Little Women
Battleground

1948

The Velvet Touch
A Date with Judy
On an Island with You

1947

Song of the Thin Man
Merton of the Movies
Lady in the Lake

1946

The Postman Always Rings Twice
No Leave, No Love
The Cockeyed Miracle

1945

Anchors Aweigh
They Were Expendable
The Thin Man Goes Home
Yolanda and the Thief
Son of Lassie
Week-End at the Waldorf
Between Two Women

1944

Meet Me in St. Louis
Thirty Seconds over Tokyo

1943

Crime Doctor
The Iron Major

1939

Risky Business
Mr. Moto in Danger Island
Blackwell's Island
Man of Conquest
Code of the Streets
Fugitive at Large
I Was a Convict
Thunder Afloat
Pack Up Your Troubles
Calling All Marines
Panama Patrol

1938

Suez
Cipher Bureau
Bluebeard's Eighth Wife
Mysterious Mr. Moto
Island in the Sky
Secrets of a Nurse
Strange Faces
The Spy Ring
International Settlement

1937

Charlie Chan on Broadway
Dangerously Yours
Murder in Greenwich Village

1936

Death in the Air

1935

Strangers All
Reckless
Mutiny Ahead

1934

Now I'll Tell
The Crosby Case
The Count of Monte Cristo

1933

Parachute Jumper
The Man Who Dared
Ship of Wanted Men
Only Yesterday

1932

Murders in The Rue Morgue
A Successful Calamity
Cannonball Express
The Famous Ferguson Case
State's Attorney
Silver Dollar
That's My Boy

1931

Quick Millions


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