Victor McLaglen

Actor
Former prizefighter (he once went six rounds against the great Jack Johnson) who entered British films in 1920 and moved to the USA five years later. McLaglen's blunt features were a familiar sight in films by John ... Read more »
Born: 12/10/1886 in Kent, England, GB

Filmography

Actor (58)

Sea Fury 1957 (Movie)

Captain Bellew (Actor)

Many Rivers to Cross 1955 (Movie)

Cadmus Cherne (Actor)

Lady Godiva 1954 (Movie)

Grimald (Actor)

Prince Valiant 1954 (Movie)

Boltar (Actor)

Trouble in the Glen 1953 (Movie)

Parlan (Actor)

The Quiet Man 1952 (Movie)

Red Will Danaher (Actor)

Rio Grande 1950 (Movie)

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She Wore a Yellow Ribbon 1949 (Movie)

Sergeant Quincannon (Actor)

Fort Apache 1948 (Movie)

Sergeant Mulcahy (Actor)

Roger Touhy, Gangster 1944 (Movie)

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Forever and a Day 1943 (Movie)

Archibald Spavin (Actor)

The Princess and the Pirate 1943 (Movie)

Captain Barrett / The Hook (Actor)

Captain Fury 1938 (Movie)

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Gunga Din 1938 (Movie)

MacChesney (Actor)

Pacific Liner 1938 (Movie)

Crusher McKay (Actor)

Wee Willie Winkie 1936 (Movie)

Sergeant MacDuff (Actor)

Klondike Annie 1935 (Movie)

Bull Brackett (Actor)

The Magnificent Brute 1935 (Movie)

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The Informer 1934 (Movie)

Gypo Nolan (Actor)

The Lost Patrol 1933 (Movie)

Sergeant (Actor)

Dishonored 1930 (Movie)

Lieutenant Kranau--H-14 (Actor)

Happy Days 1930 (Movie)

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Women of All Nations 1930 (Movie)

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A Devil With Women 1929 (Movie)

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Beau Geste 1925 (Movie)

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A Girl in Every Port (Movie)

Spike Madden (Actor)

Broadway Limited (Movie)

Mike (Actor)

Call out the Marines (Movie)

McGinnis (Actor)

Carnival (Movie)

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Dick Turpin (Movie)

Dick Turpin (Actor)

Guilty As Hell (Movie)

Detective McKinley (Actor)

Hangman's House (Movie)

Citizen Hogan (Actor)

Hot for Paris (Movie)

John Patrick Duke (Actor)

Laughing at Life (Movie)

McHale (Actor)

Let Freedom Ring (Movie)

Chris Mulligan (Actor)

Loves of Carmen (Movie)

Escamillo (Actor)

Mother Machree (Movie)

Torrence O'Dowd (Actor)

Murder at the Vanities (Movie)

Bill Murdock (Actor)

No More Women (Movie)

Forty-Fathom (Actor)

Powder Town (Movie)

Jeems O'Shea (Actor)

Professional Soldier (Movie)

Michael Donovan (Actor)

Rackety Rax (Movie)

"Knucks" McGloin (Actor)

Saratoga (Movie)

Butler (Actor)

Sea Devils (Movie)

Medals Malone (Actor)

South of Pago Pago (Movie)

Bucko Larson (Actor)

Tampico (Movie)

Fred Adamson (Actor)

The Black Watch (Movie)

Capt. Donald Gordon King (Actor)

The Cock-Eyed World (Movie)

Top Sergeant Flagg (Actor)

The Foxes of Harrow (Movie)

Capt. Mike Farrell (Actor)

The Loves of Carmen (Movie)

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The Michigan Kid (Movie)

Curley (Actor)

The Unholy Three (Movie)

Hercules (Actor)

This is My Affair (Movie)

Jock Ramsay (Actor)

Under Pressure (Movie)

Jumbo (Actor)

Under Two Flags (Movie)

Maj. Doyle (Actor)

What Price Glory? (Movie)

Capt. Flagg (Actor)

While Paris Sleeps (Movie)

Jacques Costaud (Actor)

Whistle Stop (Movie)

Gillo (Actor)

Biography

Former prizefighter (he once went six rounds against the great Jack Johnson) who entered British films in 1920 and moved to the USA five years later. McLaglen's blunt features were a familiar sight in films by John Ford, and he won an Oscar as the heavy-drinking title character of the director's gripping classic, "The Informer" (1935). Father of director Andrew V McLaglen and brother of actors Clifford, Cyril, Kenneth, Arthur and Leopold.

Relationships

Enid Mary McLaglen

Wife

Clifford McLaglen Actor

Brother

Reverend McLaglen

Father

Andrew McLaglen

Son
born 1920

Arthur McLaglen

Brother

Clifford McLaglen

Brother

Cyril McLaglen

Brother

Kenneth McLaglen

Brother

Leopold McLaglen

Brother

EDUCATION

St Boniface School

Milestones

1925

Immigrated to USA

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