Esther Dale

Esther Dale Filmography

movie 1960 North to Alaska as Woman at Picnic
movie 1959 The Sound and the Fury as Mrs. Maud Mansfield
movie 1957 The Oklahoman as Mrs. Fitzgerald
movie 1955 Betrayed Women as Head Matron Ballard
movie 1955 Ma and Pa Kettle at Waikiki as Birdie Hicks
movie 1952 Ma and Pa Kettle at the Fair as Birdie Hicks
movie 1952 Monkey Business as Mrs. Rhinelander
movie 1951 On Moonlight Bay as Aunt Martha Robertson
movie 1951 Too Young to Kiss as Mrs. Boykin
movie 1950 No Man of Her Own as Josie
movie 1950 Surrender as Aunt May
movie 1950 Walk Softly, Stranger as Miss Thompson
movie 1949 Anna Lucasta as Mrs. Polaski
movie 1949 Holiday Affair as Mrs. Ennis
movie 1949 Ma and Pa Kettle as Mrs. Birdie Hicks
movie 1948 A Song Is Born as Miss Bragg
movie 1947 The Egg and I as Birdie Hicks
movie 1947 The Unfinished Dance as Olga
movie 1946 A Stolen Life as Mrs. Johnson
movie 1946 Margie as Grandma McSweeney
movie 1946 My Reputation as Anna
movie 1946 Smoky as Mrs. 'Gram' Richards
movie 1945 Bedside Manner as Martha Gravitt
movie 1945 Behind City Lights as Sarah Lowell
movie 1945 On Stage Everybody as Ma Cassidy
movie 1945 Out of This World as Abbie Pringle
movie 1943 Hello Frisco, Hello as Aunt Harriet
movie 1943 Murder in Times Square as Longacre Lil
movie 1943 Old Acquaintance as Harriet
movie 1943 Swing Your Partner as Caroline Bird, aka Anna Robbins
movie 1943 The Amazing Mrs. Holliday as Lucy
movie 1943 The North Star as Anna Kurin
movie 1942 A Letter from Bataan as Mrs. Jackson
movie 1942 Blondie Goes to College as Mrs. Carrie Dill, the Landlady
movie 1942 I Married an Angel as Mrs. Gherkin
movie 1942 Maisie Gets Her Man as Mrs. Myra McIntyre, Elsie's Mother
movie 1942 Ten Gentlemen from West Point as Mrs. Thompson
movie 1942 What's Cookin'? as Mrs. Murphy
movie 1942 Wrecking Crew as Mike O'Glendy
movie 1942 You're Telling Me as Aunt Fannie Handley
movie 1941 All-American Co-Ed as Aunt Matilda Collinge
movie 1941 Aloma of the South Seas as Tarusa
movie 1941 Back Street as Mrs. Smith
movie 1941 Dangerously They Live as Dawson, Goodwin's Housekeeper
movie 1941 Mr. & Mrs. Smith as Mrs. Krausheimer
movie 1941 The Hard-Boiled Canary as Miss Clark
movie 1941 Unfinished Business as Aunt Mathilda
movie 1940 Abe Lincoln in Illinois as Lincoln's Cook
movie 1940 And One Was Beautiful as Margaret
movie 1940 Arise, My Love as Susie
movie 1940 Blondie Has Servant Trouble as Anna Vaughn
movie 1940 Convicted Woman as Chief Matron Brackett
movie 1940 Cross-Country Romance as Mrs. McGillicuddy
movie 1940 Forty Little Mothers as Mrs. Mason - Landlady
movie 1940 Laddie as Sarah, the Housekeeper
movie 1940 Opened by Mistake as Mrs. Anthony DeBorest
movie 1940 The Mortal Storm as Marta
movie 1940 Untamed as Mrs. Smith
movie 1940 Village Barn Dance as Minerva Withers
movie 1940 Women Without Names as Head Matron Ingles
movie 1939 6,000 Enemies as Matron
movie 1939 A Child Is Born as Prison Matron
movie 1939 Bad Little Angel as Miss Brown, Orphanage Secretary
movie 1939 Big Town Czar as Ma Daley
movie 1939 Blackmail as Sarah
movie 1939 Broadway Serenade as Mrs. Olsen
movie 1939 How to Sub-Let as Mrs. Mustavas
movie 1939 Made for Each Other as Annie - Cook #1
movie 1939 Sergeant Madden as Mrs. McGillivray
movie 1939 Swanee River as Temperance Woman
movie 1939 Tell No Tales as Mrs. Haskins
movie 1939 The Great Man Votes as Ms. Markham
movie 1939 The Women as Ingrid
movie 1938 Condemned Women as Mrs. Clara Glover, Head Matron
movie 1938 Dramatic School as Forewoman in Factory
movie 1938 Girls on Probation as Nrs, Engstrom
movie 1938 Of Human Hearts as Mrs. Cantwell
movie 1938 Prison Farm as Cora Waxley
movie 1938 Stolen Heaven as Lieschen
movie 1937 Damaged Goods as Mrs. Dupont
movie 1937 Dead End as Mrs. Fenner
movie 1937 Easy Living as Lillian
movie 1937 On Such a Night as Miss Belinda Fentridge
movie 1937 Outcast as Hattie Simmerson
movie 1937 The Awful Truth as Mrs. Leeson
movie 1937 Wild Money as Jenny Hawkins
movie 1936 Fury as Mrs. Whipple
movie 1936 Hollywood Boulevard as Martha
movie 1936 Lady of Secrets as Miss Eccles
movie 1936 Magnificent Brute as Mrs. Randolph
movie 1936 The Case Against Mrs. Ames as Matilda
movie 1936 The Farmer in the Dell as Louella 'Ma' Boyer
movie 1936 Timothy's Quest as Hitty Tarbox
movie 1935 Curly Top as Aunt Genevieve Graham
movie 1935 I Dream Too Much as Mrs. Dilley
movie 1935 I Live My Life as Brumbaugh, Mrs. Gage's Housekeeper
movie 1935 In Old Kentucky as Dolly Breckenridge
movie 1935 Mary Burns, Fugitive as Kate
movie 1935 Private Worlds as Matron
movie 1935 The Great Impersonation as Mrs. Unthank
movie 1935 The Wedding Night as Mrs. Kaise Novak
movie 1934 Crime Without Passion as Miss Keeley

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Based upon the novel by Lois Gould and adapted (under the pseudonym Esther Dale) by Elaine May, Such Good Friends focuses on Julie Messinger (played by ...


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Reparto: Cary Grant, Irene Dunne, Ralph Bellamy, Esther Dale, Joyce Compton, Robert Warwick, Mary Forbes.


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