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William Tell (1923, 1934, 1949)

The White Hell of Pitz Palu (1929, 1950)

The Man Who Knew Too Much (1934)

The Constant Nymph (1943)

Caprice (1967)

Inspector Clouseau (1968)

Downhill Racer (1969)

Bread and Chocolate (1974)

The Return of the Pink Panther (1975)

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two thousand three hundred forty-second category

Character actors in lead roles


Shirley Booth — ABOUT MRS. LESLIE (1954)
Eve Arden — OUR MISS BROOKS (1956)
Terry-Thomas — TOO MANY CROOKS (1959)
Martin Lawrence — BIG MOMMA'S HOUSE (2000)

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Frank McHugh in Three Men on a Horse (1936)


Allen Jenkins and Hugh Herbert in Sh! The Octopus! (1937)


Guy Kibbee in Babbitt (1934)


Aline McMahon in Kind Lady (1935)



Joseph Calleia in Man of the People (1937)


and Tough Guy (1936)



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Frank Morgan in The Affairs of Cellini (1934)

Edward Arnold in Diamond Jim (1935)

Peter Lorre in The Face Behind the Mask (1941)

Conrad Veidt in Nazi Agent (1942)

Alastair Sim in The Green Man (1956)

Robert Morley in Oscar Wilde (1960)

Peter Ustinov in Romanoff and Juliet (1961)

Edith Evans in The Whisperers (1967)

Stanley Tucci in Big Night (1996)

Richard Farnsworth in The Straight Story (1999)

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Edward Everett Horton had a few...this is Let's Make a Million  (1936)   c5ea422f5e26dcf0edf19dfb653a8324.gif


Spring Byington in According to Mrs. Hoyle   According to Mrs. Hoyle (1951) - IMDb

Allyn Joslyn in Dangerous Blondes  (1943)   e81ea0561e842ca4468a8cfc5fb868dc.gif

Jack Carson in The Good Humor Man  (1950)   f750a78780214c6f4dad1ad4f840d69d.gif

Walter Connolly as Father Brown, Detective  (1934)  Rotten Tomatoes: Movies | TV Shows | Movie Trailers | Reviews - Rotten  Tomatoes

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So many great examples yesterday. Thanks everyone!


two thousand three hundred forty-third category

Compilation documentaries


PARIS 1900 (1947)


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The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex (1939) -- Don't dare to turn your back on her.                                      Alien (1979) -- Ripley fighting Xenomorph (while in her underwear, no less)      

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Kisses for My President (1964) -- Polly Bergen as leader of the free world



The Best of Everything (1959) -- supporting role for Crawford, but holy Toledo is she a powerhouse character in this film


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Gale  Sondergaard   in  The  Spider  Woman   1943    Joan  Crawford  in  Johnny  Guitar  1954   Angela  Lansbury  in  The  Manchurian  Candidate  1962    Faye  Dunaway  in  Network 1976     Theresa  Russell  in   Black  Widow  1987

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the stereotype...woman in powerful positions...Ruth Chatterton in Female  (1933)   6d35e835fb415da7ee6270b2141d0692.gif

female characters who are ambitious, determined, driven, strong....

Vivien Leigh as Scarlett O'Hara in Gone With the Wind                       Animated GIF

Pam Greer as Foxy Brown  Animated GIF

Rosalind Russell as Mama Rose in Gypsy  

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