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Robert Thornby (1888–1953)

Robert Thornby was born on March 27, 1888 in New York City, New York, USA. He was a director and actor, known for West of Broadway (1926), The Drivin' Fool (1923) and The Fair Barbarian (1917). He died on March 6, 1953 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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West of Broadway Director
The Drivin' Fool Director
Her Inspiration Director


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 1927 Young Hollywood (Short)
 1926 Whoa, Emma! (Short)
 1926 Run Tin Can (Short)
 1923 Gold Madness (as Robert T. Thornby)
 1923 The Drivin' Fool (as Robert T. Thornby)
 1923 Stormswept
 1922 The Sagebrush Trail (as Robert T. Thornby)
 1922 The Trap
 1921/I The Fox
 1920 Half a Chance
 1920 Felix O'Day
 1920 Simple Souls
 1919 Fighting Cressy (as Robert T. Thornby)
 1919 Are You Legally Married? (as Robert T. Thornby)
 1918 Lawless Love
 1918 Fallen Angel
 1918 A Little Sister of Everybody (as Robert T. Thornby)
 1917 The Hostage
 1917 Forbidden Paths (as Robert T. Thornby)
 1916 The New South
 1915 Playmates (Short)
 1915 Olive's Hero (Short)
 1915 Olive's Pet (Short)
 1915 Billie's Strategy (Short)
 1915 Olive's Love Affair (Short)
 1914 Carmen's Romance (Short)
 1914 Billy's Charge (Short)
 1914/I A Bear Escape (Short)
 1914 The Battle (Short)
 1914 The Broken Doll (Short)
 1914 A Rural Affair (Short)
 1914/II A Rural Romance (Short)
 1914 Lost in the Studio (Short)
 1914 A Race for Life (Short)
 1914 A Beach Romance (Short)
 1914 Billy's Vacation (Short)
 1914 It's a Boy! (Short)
 1914/I The Flirt (Short)
 1914 Billy's Riot (Short)
 1914 Kids (Short)
 1914 A False Move (Short) (as Robert T. Thornby)
 1914 Papa's Boy (Short)
 1914 Old California (Short)
 1914 Tommy's Tramp (Short)
 1914 The Race (Short)
 1914 Kid Love (Short)
 1914 The Old Oak's Secret (Short)
 1914 Little Billy's Strategy (Short)
 1914 Little Billy's Triumph (Short) (uncredited)
 1914 The Little Bugler (Short)
 1914 The Return of Jack Bellew (Short)
 1914 Quantrell's Son (Short)
 1913 Back to Eden (Short)
 1913 Her Faith in the Flag (Short)
 1913 A Pair of Prodigals (Short)
 1913 Little Kaintuck (Short)
 1913 Our Children (Short)
 1913 Tangled Threads (Short)
 1913 A Broken Melody (Short)
 1913 Bianca (Short)
 1913 Sleuths Unawares (Short)
 1913/I The Outlaw (Short)
 1913 When Friendship Ceases (Short)
 1913 Salvation Sal (Short)
 1913 The Race (Short)
 1913 Daddy's Soldier Boy (Short) (as Robert T. Thornby)
 1913 Sandy Gets Shorty a Job (Short)
 1913 His Lordship Billy Smoke (Short) (as R.T. Thornby)
 1913 The Passing of Joe Mary (Short)
 1913 When Ghost Meets Ghost (Short)
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Alternate Names:

R.T. Thornby | Robert T. Thornby | Bob Thornley

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