Joseph Crehan

Joseph Crehan

  • Born on
    • July 15th, 1883
  • Died on
    • April 15th, 1966
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Joseph Crehan (July 15, 1883 – April 15, 1966) was an American film actor. He appeared in more than 300 films between 1916 and 1965, and notably played Ulysses S. Grant nine times between 1939 and 1958, most memorably in Union Pacific and They Died With Their Boots On. He was born in Baltimore, Maryland and died in Hollywood, California from a stroke. Crehan often played alongside Charles C. Wilson with whom he is sometimes confused.

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Acting (81 Credits)

1961Judgment at Nuremberg as Courtroom Spectator at Verdict (uncredited)
1954Highway Dragnet as Elderly Border Inspection Officer
1952Deadline - U.S.A. as City Editor of The Standard (uncredited)
1951Roadblock as Thompson (uncredited)
1950Gun Crazy as Plant Foreman (uncredited)
1948Nighttime in Nevada as Engineer Casey
1948Silver River as President Ulysses S Grant (uncredited)
1947Dick Tracy Meets Gruesome as Chief Brandon
1947Monsieur Verdoux as Broker (uncredited)
1946Dangerous Money as Capt. Black
1946Dick Tracy vs. Cueball as Chief Brandon
1946Deadline at Dawn as Lieutenant Kane
1946The Brute Man as Police Commissioner Salisbury (uncredited)
1946The Big Sleep as Medical Examiner (uncredited)
1945Dick Tracy as Chief Brandon
1945Adventure as Ed - Maritime Office (uncredited)
1944Black Magic as Police Sgt. Matthews
1944Hands Across the Border as Jeff "Bet-A-Hundred" Adams
1944Phantom Lady as Detective Tom
1944Christmas Holiday as Steve, the Bartender (uncredited)
1944The Adventures of Mark Twain as Ulysses S. Grant
1943Hit the Ice as Train Conductor #1 (uncredited)
1943City Without Men as Father Burns
1943Mr. Lucky as Detective (uncredited)
1943Mission to Moscow as Reporter (uncredited)
1942Whistling in Dixie as Deputy Police Commissioner (uncredited)
1942Larceny, Inc as Warden
1942The Courtship of Andy Hardy as Peter Dugan
1942Gentleman Jim as Duffy - Referee (uncredited)
1941Texas as Rancher Dusty King
1941Love Crazy as Judge
1941Manpower as Sweeney
1941Andy Hardy's Private Secretary as Peter Dugan
1941Here Comes Mr. Jordan as Doctor (uncredited)
1941Back Street as Postman
1941They Died with Their Boots on as President Ulysses S. Grant (uncredited)
1940Music in My Heart as Mark C. Gilman
1940Gaucho Serenade as Edward Martin
1940The Green Hornet as Judge Stanton
1940Brother Orchid as Brother MacEwen
1940The House Across the Bay as Federal Man
1940City for Conquest as Doctor
1940Colorado as Gen. Ulysses S. Grant
1940Little Nellie Kelly as Police Commissioner O'Brien (uncredited)
1940Broadway Melody of 1940 as Ballroom Manager (uncredited)
1940The Fighting 69th as Inoculations Doctor (uncredited)
1940Santa Fe Trail as Officer at Washington Party (uncredited)
1939The Roaring Twenties as Michaels
1939You Can't Get Away with Murder as Warden of Sing Sing
1939Maisie as Defense Attorney Wilcox
1939The Return of Doctor X as Editor
1939Babes in Arms as Mr. Essex
1939Blackmail as Mr. Blaine (uncredited)
1939Union Pacific as Ulysses S. Grant
1939Stanley and Livingstone as Morehead
1939Invisible Stripes as Garage Owner (uncredited)
1939Dodge City as Hammond (uncredited)
1938Billy the Kid Returns as U.S. Marshal Dave Conway
1938Four's a Crowd as Butler Pierce
1938Alexander's Ragtime Band as Stage Manager
1938Bluebeard's Eighth Wife as American Tourist (uncredited)
1938Too Hot to Handle as First Advertising Man (uncredited)
1937Smart Blonde as Tiny Torgensen
1937Kid Galahad as Brady
1937This Is My Affair as Priest
1936China Clipper as Jim Horn
1936Bullets or Ballots as Grand Jury Spokesman
1936Gold Diggers of 1937 as Chairman
1936Cain and Mabel as Reed's Manager
1936Anthony Adverse as Capt. Elisha Jorham
1935Special Agent as Commissioner of Police
1935Black Fury as Johnny Farrell
1935Front Page Woman as Spike Kiley
1935Frisco Kid as McClanahan
1935The Case of the Lucky Legs as Detective Johnson
1935Page Miss Glory as Detective Chief
1934It Happened One Night as Detective (uncredited)
1934Jimmy the Gent as Murder Trial Judge (uncredited)
1934The Case of the Howling Dog as Captain Kelly (uncredited)
1933Female as Police Lieutenant (Uncredited)
1933Duck Soup as Dignitary at Reception (uncredited)


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