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  • Billy the Kid

  • Rage in Heaven

  • Design for Living

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  • The Locket

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Wyndham Standing Biography

  • Profession: Actor
  • Born: Aug 23, 1880
  • Died: Feb 1, 1963

In films from 1915 to 1948, British stage veteran Wyndham Standing's heyday was in the silent era. During this time, Standing appeared in stiff-collar, stuffed-shirt roles in films like The Dark Angel and The Unchastened Woman (both 1925). His early-talkie credits include the squadron leader in Hell's Angels (1931) and Captain Pyke in A Study in Scarlet (1933). Thereafter, Standing showed up in such one-scene bits as King Oscar in Madame Curie (1943); he was also one of several silent-screen veterans appearing as U.S. senators in Capra's Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939). Wyndham Standing was the brother of actors Sir Guy Standing and Herbert Standing. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

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