John Ridgely

John Ridgely (September 6, 1909 ? January 18, 1968) was an American film character actor with over 100 film credits. He appeared in the 1946 Humphrey Bogart film The Big Sleep as blackmailing gangster Eddie Mars and had a memorable role as a suffering heart patient in the film noir Nora Prentiss (1947). ... more on Wikipedia

John Ridgely Filmography

tv series 1954 Woman with a Past
movie 1953 Off Limits as Lt. Cmdr. Parnell
movie 1952 Fort Osage as Henry Travers
movie 1952 Room for One More as Harry Foreman
movie 1952 The Congregation
movie 1952 The Greatest Show on Earth as Assistant Manager
movie 1952 The Outcasts of Poker Flat as Bill Akeley
movie 1951 A Place in the Sun as Coroner
movie 1951 Al Jennings of Oklahoma as Railroad Detective Dan Hanes
movie 1951 As You Were as Captain
movie 1951 Half Angel as Tim McCarey
movie 1951 Pal's Gallant Journey as Gary's Father
movie 1951 The Blue Veil as Doctor
movie 1951 The Last Outpost as Sam McQuade
movie 1951 Thunder in God's Country as Bill Stafford
movie 1951 When the Redskins Rode as Christopher Gist
movie 1951 When Worlds Collide as Chief Customs Inspector
movie 1950 Backfire as Plainclothesman
movie 1950 Beauty on Parade as Jeffrey Woodstock
movie 1950 Edge of Doom as 1st Detective
movie 1950 Pal, Canine Detective as Gary's Father
movie 1950 Rookie Fireman as Harry Williams
movie 1950 Saddle Tramp as Slim
movie 1950 South Sea Sinner as Williams
movie 1950 The Lost Volcano as Fred Barton
movie 1950 The Petty Girl as Patrolman
movie 1949 Border Incident as Mr. Neley
movie 1949 Dog of the Wild as Gary's Father
movie 1949 I Found a Dog as The Minister
movie 1949 Once More, My Darling as Burke
movie 1949 Task Force as Dixie Rankin
movie 1949 Tucson as Ben
movie 1948 Big Sister Blues as Alec Saunders
movie 1948 Command Decision as James Carwood
movie 1948 Luxury Liner as Chief Officer Carver
movie 1948 Night Wind as Walters
movie 1948 Pal's Return as Gary's Father
movie 1948 Sealed Verdict as Capt. Lance Nissen
movie 1948 The Iron Curtain as RCMP Officer Murphy
movie 1948 Trouble Makers as 'Silky' Thomas
movie 1947 Cheyenne as Chalkeye
movie 1947 Cry Wolf as Jackson Laidell
movie 1947 High Wall as David Wallace
movie 1947 Nora Prentiss as Walter Bailey, Heart Patient
movie 1947 Possessed as Harker
movie 1947 That Way with Women as Sam
movie 1947 That's My Man as Ramsey
movie 1947 The Man I Love as Roy Otis
movie 1946 My Reputation as Cary Abbott
movie 1946 The Big Sleep as Eddie Mars
movie 1946 Two Guys from Milwaukee as Mike Collins
movie 1945 Danger Signal as Thomas Turner
movie 1945 God Is My Co-Pilot as David 'Tex' Hill
movie 1945 Pride of the Marines as Jim Merchant
movie 1944 Arsenic and Old Lace as Saunders
movie 1944 Hollywood Canteen as John Ridgely
movie 1944 The Doughgirls as Julian Cadman
movie 1943 Air Force as Pilot
movie 1943 Destination Tokyo as Reserve Officer Raymond
movie 1943 Northern Pursuit as Jim Austin
movie 1942 Bullet Scars as Hank O'Connor
movie 1942 Secret Enemies as Agent John Trent
movie 1942 The Big Shot as Tim
movie 1942 The Man Who Came to Dinner as Radio Man
movie 1942 Wings for the Eagle as Alec Johnson
movie 1941 At the Stroke of Twelve as Reporter
movie 1941 Dangerously They Live as John, Nazi Henchman
movie 1941 Here Comes Happiness as Jim
movie 1941 Highway West as Alex - Armored Car Guard
movie 1941 Honeymoon for Three as Tomahawk Inn Desk Clerk
movie 1941 International Squadron as Bill Torrence
movie 1941 Knockout as Pat Martin
movie 1941 Million Dollar Baby as Ollie Ward, Bandleader
movie 1941 Navy Blues as Jersey
movie 1941 Nine Lives Are Not Enough as Mechanic
movie 1941 Skinnay Ennis and His Orchestra as Assistant
movie 1941 Steel Against the Sky as Joe, Policeman
movie 1941 Strange Alibi as Tex Alexander
movie 1941 The Great Mr. Nobody as Eddie Williams
movie 1941 The Wagons Roll at Night as Arch
movie 1941 They Died with Their Boots On as 2nd Lt. Davis
movie 1941 Those Good Old Days as Joe La Rue Jr., Gloria's Father
movie 1941 Throwing a Party
movie 1940 'Til We Meet Again as Junior Officer
movie 1940 Alice in Movieland as Bill
movie 1940 Brother Orchid as Texas Pearson
movie 1940 Castle on the Hudson as Intake Guard
movie 1940 Father Is a Prince as Salesman
movie 1940 Flight Angels as Lt. Parsons
movie 1940 Gambling on the High Seas as Harbor Police Radio Operator
movie 1940 Knute Rockne All American as Reporter
movie 1940 Lady with Red Hair as Actor Playing Paul
movie 1940 March On, Marines as Hap
movie 1940 Money and the Woman as Doctor
movie 1940 No Time for Comedy as Cashier
movie 1940 Pony Express Days as Telegraph Operator, Sacramento
movie 1940 River's End as Constable Jeffers
movie 1940 Saturday's Children as Mr. MacReady
movie 1940 Service with the Colors as Army Lieutenant
movie 1940 Spills for Thrills as Movie Director
movie 1940 Teddy the Rough Rider as Reporter
movie 1940 The Fighting 69th as Moran
movie 1940 The Letter as Driver
movie 1940 The Man Who Talked Too Much as Brooks
movie 1940 The Singing Dude as Cowhand
movie 1940 They Drive by Night as Hank Dawson
movie 1940 Three Cheers for the Irish as Photographer
movie 1940 Torrid Zone as Gardner
movie 1939 A Child Is Born as Intern Going to See Operation
movie 1939 Confessions of a Nazi Spy as Army Hospital Clerk
movie 1939 Dark Victory as Man Making Crack About Judith
movie 1939 Each Dawn I Die as Reporter
movie 1939 Everybody's Hobby as Ranger Mike Morgan
movie 1939 Indianapolis Speedway as Ted Horn
movie 1939 Invisible Stripes as Employment Clerk
movie 1939 Kid Nightingale as Whitey
movie 1939 King of the Underworld as Jerry
movie 1939 Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase as Reporter
movie 1939 Nancy Drew... Reporter as Beldenburg Hotel Desk Clerk
movie 1939 Naughty But Nice as Harry, Hudson's Assistant
movie 1939 On Dress Parade as Fort Lewis Firing Range Sergeant
movie 1939 On Trial as Radio Announcer
movie 1939 Private Detective as Donald Norton
movie 1939 Quiet, Please as Sears' Assistant
movie 1939 Secret Service of the Air as Joe LeRoy
movie 1939 Slapsie Maxie's as Reporter
movie 1939 Smashing the Money Ring as Policeman
movie 1939 The Adventures of Jane Arden as Reporter
movie 1939 The Angels Wash Their Faces as Reporter at Pillory
movie 1939 The Bill of Rights as Massachusetts Congressman
movie 1939 The Cowboy Quarterback as Mr. Walters
movie 1939 The Kid from Kokomo as Sam, a 50% Owner
movie 1939 The Return of Doctor X as Rodgers
movie 1939 The Roaring Twenties as Cabbier at Grand Central
movie 1939 They Made Me a Criminal as Magee
movie 1939 Torchy Blane in Chinatown as Submarine Officer
movie 1939 Torchy Blane.. Playing with Dynamite as Reporter at the Wrestling Match
movie 1939 Torchy Runs for Mayor as Photographer in Mayor's Office
movie 1939 Waterfront as Orchestra Leader
movie 1939 Wings of the Navy as Dan Morrison
movie 1939 Women in the Wind as Salesman
movie 1939 You Can't Get Away with Murder as Gas Station Attendant
movie 1938 Blondes at Work as Regan
movie 1938 Boy Meets Girl as Simmons - Friday's Film Cutter
movie 1938 Broadway Musketeers as Master of Ceremonies
movie 1938 Cowboy from Brooklyn as Beacon Reporter
movie 1938 Crime School as Reporter Covering 'Escape'
movie 1938 Forbidden Valley as Duke Lafferty
movie 1938 Garden of the Moon as Sound Control Engineer
movie 1938 Going Places as Desk Clerk
movie 1938 Hard to Get as Burke
movie 1938 He Couldn't Say No as Ed, the Man-On-The-Street Radio Reporter
movie 1938 Little Miss Thoroughbred as Jim aka Slug, Becker's Henchman
movie 1938 Men Are Such Fools as Jerry
movie 1938 My Bill as Florist
movie 1938 Nancy Drew: Detective as Radio Station Technician
movie 1938 Racket Busters as Yellow Stripe Truck Driver
movie 1938 Sons of the Plains
movie 1938 The Invisible Menace as Pvt. Innes
movie 1938 The Patient in Room 18 as Jim Warren
movie 1938 The Spy Ring as Spy Ring Member
movie 1938 Torchy Blane in Panama as Sparks, Ship's Radio Officer
movie 1938 Torchy Gets Her Man as Henchman Bugs
movie 1938 Western Trails as Ben McClure
movie 1938 When Were You Born as Crenshaw, Policeman
movie 1938 White Banners as Charles Ellis
movie 1937 Hollywood Hotel as Tall Hotel Desk Clerk
movie 1937 Missing Witnesses as Train Ticket Clerk
movie 1937 Submarine D-1 as Lieutenant Junior Grade
movie 1937 The Man Without a Country as Ship's Officer
movie 1937 They Won't Forget as Boy in Pool Room
movie 1935 Streamline Express as 2nd Steward

John Ridgely on Youtube


The Big Sleep Trailer - Directed by Howard Hawks and starring Humphrey Bogart, John Ridgely, Regis Toomey, Charles Waldron, Charles D. Brown. Private ...


John Garfield, John Ridgely, and Gig Young star in this hard-hitting, realistic story from 1943 that celebrates America's airborne heroes during WWII. Direct...


This was the video played at the US funeral service for JR on December 15, 2007. A wonderful life: December 13, 1979 to December 1, 2007.


This video was played at my cousins memorial service in Korea, December of 2007. We Miss Him!