Screen Comedians, 1940s & 1950s

Key to Webpage Contents

B = Biography   F = Filmography   N = News and Reviews   P = Pictures     S = Sale Items     L = Links

Clicking on a name will open that performer Internet Movie Database (IMDb) file.

Performer

Selected films

Websites

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Abbott & Costello

Buck Privates (41) / Meet Frankenstein (48)

Official Website

           

Lucille Ball

Sorrowful Jones (49) / The Fuller Brush Girl (50)

Everything Lucy

           

Cantinflas

Ahí Está el Detalle (40) / El Bombero Atómico (52)

Wikipedia

           

Alec Guinness

Kind Hearts & Coronets (49) / The Lady Killers (55)

Screen Online UK

           

Katherine Hepburn

Philadelphia Story (40) / Woman of the Year (42)

Reel Classics

           

Stanley Holloway

Passport to Pimlico (49) / Lavender Hill Mob (51)

Screen Online UK

           

Bob Hope

Road to Morocco (42) / The Paleface (48)

Official Website

           

Betty Hutton

Mir. of Morgan's Creek (44) / Perils of Pauline (47)

Wikipedia

           

Judy Holiday

Born Yesterday (50) / It Should Happen to You (54)

JH Resource Cent.

           

Danny Kaye

Wonder Man ('45) / The Court Jester (56)

Reel Classics

           

Marilyn Monroe

The Seven Year Itch ('55) / Some Like it Hot ('59)

Official Website

           

Red Skelton

Neptune 's Daughter ('49) / Yellow Cab Man ('50)

Official Website

           

Rosalind Russell

His Girl Friday (40) / Auntie Mame ('58)

Fan Site

           

Marg. Rutherford

Blithe Spirit (45) / The Smallest Show on Earth ('52)

Screen Online UK

           

Alastair Sims

Laughter in Paradise (51) / The Green Man (56)

Screen Online UK

           
Jacque Tati Mr. Hulot's Holiday ('53) / Mon Oncle ('58) Official Website            

Terry Thomas

Lucky Jim ('57) / School for Scoundrels ('59)

Screen Online UK