Betty Compson
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Betty Compson
*March 19, 1897 Beaver, Utah
as Eleanor Luicime Compson
April 18, 1974 Glendale, California

American actress

Films

1946

Her Adventurous Night

1943

Confessions of a Vice Baron

1941

The Invisible Ghost
Mr. and Mrs. Smith
Roar of the Press

1940

Strange Cargo

1939

Hotel Imperial
News Is Made at Night
They Asked for It

1938

The Beloved Brat
Blondes at Work
Religious Racketeers
Port of Missing Girls
A Slight Case of Murder
Torchy Blane in Panama

1937

Federal Bullets

1936

Hollywood Boulevard
Bulldog Edition
Killer at Large

1934

No Sleep on the Deep

1933

Notorious But Nice
Destination Unknown

1931

The House That Shadows Built

1930

Isle of Escape
The Spoilers
Midnight Mystery
Those Who Dance
Inside the Lines
The Case of Sergeant Grischa

1929

The Great Gabbo
The Show of Shows
Weary River
Skin Deep
Street Girl
The Time, the Place and the Girl
On with the Show!
Woman to Woman
Blaze o' Glory

1928

The Barker
Scarlet Seas
The Big City
The Docks of New York
Court-Martial
The Desert Bride
The Masked Angel

1927

Say It with Diamonds
Love Me and the World Is Mine
Temptations of a Shop Girl

1926

The Palace of Pleasure

1925

New Lives for Old
Beggar on Horseback

1924

The Female

1923

Hollywood
Woman to Woman
The Royal Oak

1922

To Have and to Hold
Kick In

1921

Prisoners of Love
Ladies Must Live

1919

The Miracle Man
The Light of Victory


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Articles on Betty Compson

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Picture Play Magazine, January 1922



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Mon Ciné, nr. 88, 25-10-1923 1923



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Picture Play Magazine, February 1923



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Photoplay, April 1929


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Photoplay, February 1930


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Picture Play Magazine, January 1922



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Mon Ciné, nr. 55, 8-3-1923 1923



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Picture Play Magazine, January 1923



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Filmwelt, nr. 15, 12. April 1931



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Photoplay, January 1936



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Photoplay, February 1936


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Motion Picture Studio Directory, Trade Manual 1921
New York 1921
Articles by Betty Compson
Acting in Talking Pictures, in: Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Books with substantial mentioning of Betty Compson
DeWitt Bodeen
From Hollywood, The Careers of 15 Great American Stars
New York - London, 1976

Cedric Osmond Bermingham (editor)
Stars of the Screen 1931, A volume of biographies of contemporary actors and actresses engaged in photoplay throughout the world
London, [1931]

Charles Donald Fox and Milton L. Silver (eds.)
Who's Who on the Screen
New York City, 1920
Books with photograph(s) of Betty Compson
John Richard Finch and Paul Elby
Close-Ups, From the Golden Age of the Silent Cinema
South Brunswick and New York - London, 1978
Mary Dawn Earley
Stars of the Twenties, Observed by James Abbe
New York, 1975