Appeared (as "Ernie Crockett" / "Third husband"; Broadway debut) in "Drifting" on Broadway. Melodrama. Written by John Colton
and D.H. Andrews. Directed by John Cromwell
. Playhouse Theatre: 2 Jan 1922-Feb 1922 (closing date unknown/63 performances). Cast: Allen Atwell, Frank Backus, Millie Beland, William Blaisdell
, Alice Brady
10 Biographical Movies |
25 Print Biographies |
13 Portrayals |
14 Articles |
5 Pictorials |
6 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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[on working with Rod Steiger
in The Harder They Fall
(1956)] These Actor's Studio types - they mumble their lines. I can't hear their words. I miss the cues. This scratch-your-ass-and-mumble school of acting doesn't please me.
Almost all of the roles that made him a star (after a decade of toiling in minor films) were roles he got because George Raft
had turned them down, from High Sierra
(1941), in which Bogie was first noticed as a viable box office draw, to Casablanca
(1942), which made him a true international star. Ironically, after having been overshadowed by Raft the whole first half of his career, Bogart ...
Low-key, distinctive nasal voice