Robert Ellis

Robert Ellis and Vera Reynolds
1892 - 1974

Robert Ellis  American Screenwriter


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Robert Ellis passed away on 29th Dec 1974 aged 82.


Robert Ellis was previously married to Vera Reynolds (1926 - 1962) and May Allison (1920 - 1923).


American Screenwriter Robert Ellis was born Robert Ellis du Reel on 27th June, 1892 in Brooklyn, New York and passed away on 29th Dec 1974 Santa Monica, California aged 82. He is most remembered for Charlie Chan's Secret (1936). His zodiac sign is Cancer.

Robert Ellis is a member of the following lists: American male screenwriters, Male actors from Brooklyn and American male silent film actors.


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Married2 37 years, 3 months 21 years, 7 months 4 years, 11 months
Total2 37 years, 3 months 21 years, 7 months 4 years, 11 months


First Name Robert
Last Name Ellis
Full Name at Birth Robert Ellis du Reel
Age 82 (age at death) years
Birthday 27th June, 1892
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York
Died 29th December, 1974
Place of Death Santa Monica, California
Cause of Death Cardiac Arrest
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor, Screenwriter And Film Director
Occupation Screenwriter
Claim to Fame Charlie Chan's Secret (1936)
Year(s) Active 1913-1950

Robert Ellis (June 27, 1892 – December 29, 1974) was an American film actor, screenwriter and film director. He appeared in 166 films between 1913 and 1934. He also wrote for a 65 films and directed 61. He was born in Brooklyn, New York and died in Santa Monica, California. At one time he was married to May Allison.

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Robert Ellis82 CancerScreenwriter
Vera Reynolds62 SagittariusActress
May Allison98 GeminiActress


Gambling Lady1934Mr. Carter - Lawyer (uncredited)Movie
Kid Millions1934Desert Rider (uncredited)Movie
Now I'll Tell1934Minor Role (uncredited)Movie
A Girl of the Limberlost1934Frank ComstockMovie
Dancing Man1934CavendishMovie
Friends of Mr. Sweeney1934Casino Manager (uncredited)Movie
I've Got Your Number1934Turk GarrisonMovie
Madame Spy1934SulkinMovie
A Very Honorable Guy1934Gangster (uncredited)Movie
Only Yesterday1933Movie
The Sphinx1933Inspector James RileyMovie
Notorious But Nice1933Prosecuting AttorneyMovie
The Constant Woman1933Leading ManMovie
Important Witness, The1933Jack (Duke) FarnhamMovie
Reform Girl1933KellarMovie
The Thrill Hunter1933Al BlakeMovie
Treason1933Colonel JedcottMovie
Police Call1933Police Chief CrownMovie
Soldiers of the Storm1933MoranMovie
Curse of a Broken Heart, The1933Movie
American Madness1932Dude Finlay (uncredited)Movie
Call Her Savage1932Hotel Manager (uncredited)Movie
A Man's Land1932John Thomas (as Bob Ellis)Movie
Behind Stone Walls1932Jack Keene - Man-about-TownMovie
Broadway to Cheyenne1932Butch OwensMovie
Come on Danger!1932Frank SandersonMovie
Daring Danger1932Hugo DuSangMovie
Officer Thirteen1932Jack BlakeMovie
Scandal for Sale1932Hotel Resident (uncredited)Movie
The All-American1932Walter GrantMovie
The Phantom Express1932ReynoldsMovie
White Eagle1932Jim GregoryMovie
Women Won't Tell1932District AttorneyMovie
The Fighting Fool1932Crip MasonMovie
The Last Man1932English CharlieMovie
One Man Law1932Jonathan P. StreeterMovie
Speed Demon1932LangardMovie
The Penal Code1932James ForresterMovie
Slightly Married1932BrandonMovie
Murder at Midnight1931Duncan ChanningMovie
Aloha1931Larry LeavittMovie
The Devil Plays1931StilesMovie
Caught Cheating1931Joe CabroneMovie
Dancing Dynamite1931LucasMovie
The Deadline1931Ira ColemanMovie
The Fighting Sheriff1931Flash HallowayMovie
The Good Bad Girl1931Dapper Dan TylerMovie
Is There Justice?1931Dan LawrenceMovie
The Last Parade1931A.C. MarinoMovie
Mounted Fury1931Paul MarshMovie
The Squealer1930ValletiMovie
Undertow1930Jim PaineMovie
What Men Want1930Howard LeMoyneMovie
Broadway1929Steve CrandallMovie
Night Parade1929Mr. John W. ZelliMovie
The Love Trap1929Guy EmoryMovie
Tonight at Twelve1929Jack KeithMovie
Cleopatra1928Marc AntonyShort Film
Freedom of the Press1928Cyrus HazlettMovie
Marry the Girl1928Harry WaylandMovie
Restless Youth1928Robert HainesMovie
Varsity1928Rod LukeMovie
Law's Lash, The1928Corporal Ted CampbellMovie
The Law and the Man1928Ernest VaneMovie
Ragtime1927Steve Martin, aka 'Slick'Movie
Lure of the Night Club1927John StoneMovie
The Girl from Montmartre1926Jack EwingMovie
Brooding Eyes1926Phillip MottMovie
Ladies of Leisure1926Jack ForrestMovie
Whispering Canyon1926Bob CameronMovie
Devil's Dice1926Larry BannonMovie
Capital Punishment1925Harry PhillipMovie
Northern Code1925Louis Le BlancMovie
Part Time Wife, The1925Kenneth ScottMovie
S.O.S. Perils of the Sea1925Ralph SeldonMovie
Speed1925Nat Armstrong Jr.Movie
Lady Robinhood1925Hugh WinthropMovie
Forbidden Cargo1925Jerry BurkeMovie
Defend Yourself1925Dr. PooleMovie
For Sale1924Alan PenfieldMovie
A Cafe in Cairo1924Barry BraxtonMovie
The Law Forbids1924Paul RemsenMovie
Lovers' Lane1924Dr. Tom SingletoonMovie
Silk Stocking Sal1924Bob CooperMovie
Dark Secrets1923Lord WallingtonMovie
The Wanters1923Elliot WorthingtonMovie
The Wild Party1923Basil Wingate, Stuart FurthMovie
The Flame of Life1923Fergus DerrickMovie
Mark of the Beast1923Dr. David HaleMovie
Anna Ascends1922Howard FiskMovie
The Dangerous Little Demon1922Gary McVeighMovie
Hurricane's Gal1922Steele O'ConnorMovie
The Infidel1922Cyrus FlintMovie
Wild Honey1922Kerry BurgessMovie
Woman Who Fooled Herself, The1922Fernando PenningtonMovie
Love's Masquerade1922Herbert NorwoooodMovie
Ladies Must Live1921Anthony MulvainMovie
Handcuffs or Kisses1921Peter MadisonMovie
The Daughter Pays1920Gerald RoseboroughMovie
In for Thirty Days1919Brett PageMovie
Louisiana1919Laurence FerolMovie
Peggy Does Her Darndest1919Honorable Hugh WentworthMovie
The Third Kiss1919Rupert BawlfMovie
Upstairs and Down1919Terrence O'KeefeMovie
Spite Bride, The1919Billy SwayneMovie
Brown of Harvard1918'Bud' HallMovie
The Lifted Veil1917Leslie PalliserMovie
Customary Two Weeks, The1917George ExtellMovie
Friends in San Rosario1917Mr. Buckley (as Mr. Ellis)Movie
Black Circle, The1917Royce Rolston - Genevieve's FatherMovie
Deal in Bonds, A1917Phil KelseyMovie
House of Secrets, The1917Mr. BlackMovie
In the Web of the Spider1917The SpiderMovie
Mirror of Fear, The1917The SpiderMovie
Missing Financier, The1917The SpiderMovie
Mystery of Room 4221917Paul DarseyShort Film
Net of Intrigue, The1917MordkinMovie
Screened Vault, The1917Chris MonkMovie
The Secret of the Borgias1917The SpiderShort Film
Sign of the Scarf1917The SpiderMovie
Trail of Graft, The1917Thompson - Kelly's SecretaryMovie
Trap, The1917Jack Mulhall - GamblerMovie
Vanishing Bishop, The1917The SpiderMovie
Veiled Thunderbolt, The1917The SpiderMovie
Violet Ray, The1917DimitriMovie
Winged Diamonds1917Daddy GreelickMovie
Code Letter, The1916Baron LitchfieldMovie
House of Three Deuces, The1916Joe the WolfMovie
Man from Yukon, The1916Paper-Collar JoeMovie
Menace, The1916Luigi VerraMovie
Missing Heiress, The1916Undetermined Role (unconfirmed)Movie
Mission of State, A1916Count de GraffMovie
Pencil Clue, The1916John GossMovie
Rogue's Pawn, The1916Chitsworth - a GamblerMovie
Tiger's Claw, The1916Big Val MarronMovie
Trunk Mystery, The1916Undetermined Role (unconfirmed)Movie
Wizard's Plot, The1916Professor John AtwoodMovie
Leap Year's Wooing, A1916Gentleman JoeMovie
Almost a Heroine1916The KidnapperMovie
Flock of Skeletons, A1916Horace ChesterfieldMovie
Lurking Peril, The1916The WolfMovie
The Guiding Hand1916Stanton GarrettShort Film
Grant, Police Reporter1916Villain - Various RolesMovie
The Night Watch1916Dr. CrawfordShort Film
He Wrote Poetry1916Ned BillingsMovie
Meter in the Kitchen1916FrankMovie
Rival Artists1916Mr. GrouchMovie
That Pesky Parrot1916Jack - the Newlywed GroomMovie
The Sealskin Coat1916Billy Breeze (as Bob Ellis)Movie
The Tricksters1916Frank WhitneyMovie
The Trail's End1916The WolfMovie
The Fate of America1916The WolfMovie
The Apaches of Paris1915DarcelleMovie
Glory of Youth, The1915Hal Crofton - an AthleteMovie
The Secret Room1915Buford - the DerelictShort Film
First Commandment, The1915Tom PiersonMovie
Adventure at Briarcliff, The1915The Overseer of the EstateMovie
Black Ring, The1915Count BarnoffMovie
The Cabaret Singer1915Lloyd Denton - Randall's ChumShort Film
The Girl and the Bachelor1915Bertie TremayneShort Film
Third Commandment, The1915Arthur Holly - Nell's SweetheartMovie
The Key to Possession1915Tony Breslow - Man About TownShort Film
Legacy of Folly, The1915Danforth - a Man-about-TownMovie
Seventh Commandment, The1915Simon CraigMovie
Man Servant, The1915Gilbert Park - a Dissolute ClubmanMovie
Poison1915Willis WebbShort Film
Prejudice1915Dr. Byron - a DrunkardMovie
Accused1914Bert KentShort Film
Perils of the White Lights1914Jack Foster - the Widow's SonMovie
The Secret of the Will1914Gordon - a Young LawyerShort Film
Counterfeiter's Plot, The1914Jack Saunders - Ivy's SweetheartMovie
The Cub Reporter's Assignment1914Harry Wilson - the Cub ReporterShort Film
Fatal Portrait, The1914Ralph Lamont - an ArtistMovie
Mother's Atonement, A1914Horace - Stella's BrotherMovie
Old Man Higgenbotham's Daughter1914Alec - Matty's SweetheartMovie
Path to Ruin, The1914John Gage - a Young BrokerMovie
Black Sheep, The1914Dr. Frank Clark - Joe's BrotherMovie
His Inspiration1914MayfieldMovie
Hour of Danger, The1914Robert Russell - a Young DoctorMovie
Missing Jewels, The1914Jim - Little Nell's FatherMovie
Secret Crime, A1914MaynardMovie
The Other Half of the Note1914Tom Cole - DetectiveMovie
A Modern Jekyll and Hyde1913Roger Master - Nora's SweetheartShort Film
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