Basil Rathbone
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Basil Rathbone
*June 13, 1892 Johannesburg, South Africa
as Philip St. John Basil Rathbone
July 21, 1967 New York, New York

South African-born British actor.

Films

1986

The Great Mouse Detective

1974

Madhouse

1968

Autopsia de un Fantasma

1967

Hillbillys in a Haunted House

1966

The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini
Queen of Blood

1964

3+2

1963

The Comedy of Terrors

1962

Tales of Terror

1958

The Last Hurrah

1956

The Black Sleep
The Court Jester

1955

We're No Angels

1954

Casanova's Big Night

1949

The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad

1946

Terror by Night
Dressed to Kill
Heartbeat

1945

Pursuit to Algiers
The Woman in Green
The House of Fear

1944

Frenchman's Creek
Bathing Beauty
The Spider Woman
The Scarlet Claw
The Pearl of Death

1943

Crazy House
Above Suspicion
Sherlock Holmes in Washington
Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon
Sherlock Holmes Faces Death

1942

Crossroads
Fingers at the Window
Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror

1941

The Black Cat
Paris Calling
International Lady

1940

The Mark of Zorro
Rhythm on the River

1939

Rio
Son of Frankenstein
Tower of London
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
The Hound of the Baskervilles
Land of Liberty

1938

The Adventures of Marco Polo
The Adventures of Robin Hood
The Dawn Patrol
If I Were King

1937

Tovarich
Confession

1936

The Garden of Allah
Romeo and Juliet
Private Number

1935

Anna Karenina
David Copperfield
Captain Blood
A Feather in Her Hat
A Tale of Two Cities
The Last Days of Pompeii
Kind Lady

1932

After the Ball

1930

A Notorious Affair
This Mad World

1929

The Last of Mrs. Cheyney
The Bishop Murder Case

1926

The Great Deception


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Books by Basil Rathbone
Basil Rathbone
In and out of character.
Garden City, N.Y., 1962
Books on Basil Rathbone
Michael B. Druxman
Basil Rathbone, His Life and His Films
Cranbury, New Jersey, 1975
Books with substantial mentioning of Basil Rathbone
Ronald L. Smith
Horror stars on radio, The broadcast histories of 29 chilling Hollywood voices
Jefferson, N.C., 2010

Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 3. Actors and Actresses
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Robert A. Nowlan and Gwendolyn Wright Nowlan
Movie Characters of Leading Performers of the Sound Era
Chicago and London, 1990

Michael R. Pitts
Horror Film Stars
Jefferson, N.C., 1981

Tony Thomas
Cads and Cavaliers, The Gentlemen Adventures of the Movies
South Brunswick and New York - London, 1973

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]
Books with an entry on Basil Rathbone
David Thomson
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
New York, 2003

Danny Peary
Cult Movie Stars
New York, [..], 1991

Paul Michael, editor in chief. James Robert Parish, associate editor
The American movies reference book, The sound era
Englewood Cliffs, N.J.,, 1969
Books with photograph(s) of Basil Rathbone
John Richard Finch and Paul Elby
Close-Ups, From the Golden Age of the Silent Cinema
South Brunswick and New York - London, 1978