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  • A Letter to Three Wives

At Home
  • San Antonio

  • Kathleen

  • River Lady

  • Desire Me

  • Winter Meeting

  • The Mask of Dimitrios

  • The Devil and Miss Jones

  • Diary of a Chambermaid

  • The Brasher Doubloon

  • The Girl From Jones Beach

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Florence Bates Movies

  • Profession: Actor
  • Born: Apr 15, 1888
  • Died: Jan 31, 1954
  • Birth Name: Florence Rabe
  • Biography: American actress Florence Bates had been a moderately successful lawyer for two decades when, as a lark, she started acting at California's Pasadena Playhouse in the mid 1930s. After playing a small role in the 1937 film Man In Blue (1937), Bates... Continued
Movie Role(s) Year
On the Town Mme. Dilyovska 1949
A Letter to Three Wives Mrs. Manleigh 1949
Portrait of Jennie Mrs. Jekes the Landlady 1948
I Remember Mama Florence Dana Moorhead / Florence Dana Moorhead 1948
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Mrs. Griswold 1947
The Man I Love Mrs. Thorpe / Mrs. Thorpe 1947
Cluny Brown Dowager 1946
Saratoga Trunk Sophie Bellop 1946
Diary of a Chambermaid Rose 1946
The Southerner Rose / Rose 1945
Since You Went Away Dowager / Dowager 1944
The Mask of Dimitrios Mme. Chavez 1944
Belle of the Yukon Viola 1944
His Butler's Sister Lady Sloughberry / Lady Sloughberry 1943
Heaven Can Wait Mrs. Craig 1943
The Devil and Miss Jones Customer 1941
The Son of Monte Cristo Countess Mathilde 1941
Kitty Foyle Customer 1940
Rebecca Mrs. Van Hopper 1940
Main Street to Broadway
The Tall Target Mrs. Charlotte Alsop
The Second Woman Amelia Foster
The Girl From Jones Beach Miss Shoemaker
Texas, Brooklyn and Heaven Mandy
Winter Meeting Mrs. Castle
Desire Me Mrs. Lannie / Mrs. Lannie
The Brasher Doubloon Mrs. Murdock
Whistle Stop Molly Veech
Tonight and Every Night May Tolliver
Mr. Lucky Mrs. Van Every / Mrs. Van Every
The Moon and Sixpence Tiara Johnson
Kathleen Mr. Schoner's Customer / Mr. Schoner's Customer
Love Crazy Mrs. Cooper
Paris Model Mrs. Nora Sullivan
The San Francisco Story Sadie
Father Takes the Air Minerva Bobbin
Havana Rose Mrs. Fillmore
The Judge Steps Out Chita
River Lady Ma Dunnigan
The Tuttles of Tahiti Emily Taio
We Were Dancing Mrs. Vanderlip
Claudia and David Nancy Riddle
Tahiti Nights Queen Liliha
Belle of Old Mexico Nellie Chatfield
San Antonio Henrietta
Kismet Karsha
The Chocolate Soldier Mme. Helene