Sydney Greenstreet

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Sydney Hughes Greenstreet  (27 December 1879 – 18 January 1954) was an English actor. He is best known for his Warner Bros. films with Humphrey Bogart and Peter Lorre, which include The Maltese Falcon (1941) and Casablanca (1942). Description above from the Wikipedia article Sydney Greenstreet, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

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The Maltese Falcon (1941)

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A private detective takes on a case that involves him with three eccentric criminals, a beautiful liar, and their quest for a priceless statuette.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Huston
CAST:  Humphrey Bogart  •  Mary Astor  •  Gladys George  •  Peter Lorre

A private detective takes on a case that involves him with three eccentric criminals, a beautiful liar, and their quest for a priceless statuette.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Huston
CAST:  Humphrey Bogart  •  Mary Astor  •  Gladys George  •  Peter Lorre

Between Two Worlds (1944)

Passengers on an ocean liner can't recall how they got onboard or where they are going. Soon it becomes apparent that they all have something in common.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edward A. Blatt
CAST:  John Garfield  •  Paul Henreid  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Eleanor Parker

Passengers on an ocean liner can't recall how they got onboard or where they are going. Soon it becomes apparent that they all have something in common.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edward A. Blatt
CAST:  John Garfield  •  Paul Henreid  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Eleanor Parker

Casablanca (1942)

In Casablanca, Morocco in December 1941, a cynical American expatriate meets a former lover, with unforeseen complications.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Curtiz
CAST:  Humphrey Bogart  •  Ingrid Bergman  •  Paul Henreid  •  Claude Rains

In Casablanca, Morocco in December 1941, a cynical American expatriate meets a former lover, with unforeseen complications.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Curtiz
CAST:  Humphrey Bogart  •  Ingrid Bergman  •  Paul Henreid  •  Claude Rains

Conflict (1945)

Filmed some 18 months before its release, Conflict is one of two melodramas in which Humphrey Bogart self-consciously portrayed a wife murderer (the other was The Two Mrs. Carrolls). Bogie plays unhappily married Richard Mason, who concocts a meticulous scheme to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Curtis Bernhardt
CAST:  Humphrey Bogart  •  Alexis Smith  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Rose Hobart

Filmed some 18 months before its release, Conflict is one of two melodramas in which Humphrey Bogart self-consciously portrayed a wife murderer (the other was The Two Mrs. Carrolls). Bogie plays unhappily married Richard Mason, who concocts a meticulous scheme to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Curtis Bernhardt
CAST:  Humphrey Bogart  •  Alexis Smith  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Rose Hobart

The Mask of Dimitrios (1944)

A meek novelist investigates the mysterious death of a notorious scoundrel.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean Negulesco
CAST:  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Zachary Scott  •  Faye Emerson  •  Peter Lorre

A meek novelist investigates the mysterious death of a notorious scoundrel.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean Negulesco
CAST:  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Zachary Scott  •  Faye Emerson  •  Peter Lorre

They Died with Their Boots On (1941)

The story follows General George Armstrong Custer's adventures from his West Point days to his death. He defies orders during the Civil War, trains the 7th Cavalry, appeases Chief Crazy Horse and later engages in bloody battle with the Sioux nation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Raoul Walsh
CAST:  Errol Flynn  •  Olivia de Havilland  •  Arthur Kennedy  •  Charley Grapewin

The story follows General George Armstrong Custer's adventures from his West Point days to his death. He defies orders during the Civil War, trains the 7th Cavalry, appeases Chief Crazy Horse and later engages in bloody battle with the Sioux nation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Raoul Walsh
CAST:  Errol Flynn  •  Olivia de Havilland  •  Arthur Kennedy  •  Charley Grapewin

It's a Great Feeling (1949)

A waitress at the Warner Brothers commissary is anxious to break into pictures. She thinks her big break may have arrived when actors Jack Carson and Dennis Morgan agree to help her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Butler
CAST:  Dennis Morgan  •  Doris Day  •  Jack Carson  •  Bill Goodwin

A waitress at the Warner Brothers commissary is anxious to break into pictures. She thinks her big break may have arrived when actors Jack Carson and Dennis Morgan agree to help her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Butler
CAST:  Dennis Morgan  •  Doris Day  •  Jack Carson  •  Bill Goodwin

Flamingo Road (1949)

A stranded carnival dancer takes on a corrupt political boss when she marries into small-town society.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Curtiz
CAST:  Joan Crawford  •  Zachary Scott  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  David Brian

A stranded carnival dancer takes on a corrupt political boss when she marries into small-town society.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Curtiz
CAST:  Joan Crawford  •  Zachary Scott  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  David Brian

The Hucksters (1947)

A World War II veteran wants to return to advertising on his own terms, but finds it difficult to be successful and maintain his integrity.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jack Conway
CAST:  Clark Gable  •  Deborah Kerr  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Adolphe Menjou

A World War II veteran wants to return to advertising on his own terms, but finds it difficult to be successful and maintain his integrity.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jack Conway
CAST:  Clark Gable  •  Deborah Kerr  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Adolphe Menjou

Hollywood Canteen (1944)

Two soldiers on leave spend three nights at a club offering free of charge food, dancing, and entertainment for servicemen on their way overseas. Club founders Bette Davis and John Garfield give talks on the history of the place.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Jack Benny  •  Joe E. Brown  •  Eddie Cantor  •  Kitty Carlisle

Two soldiers on leave spend three nights at a club offering free of charge food, dancing, and entertainment for servicemen on their way overseas. Club founders Bette Davis and John Garfield give talks on the history of the place.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Jack Benny  •  Joe E. Brown  •  Eddie Cantor  •  Kitty Carlisle

The Conspirators (1944)

A guerilla leader falls in love with a mysterious woman in World War II Lisbon.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean Negulesco
CAST:  Hedy Lamarr  •  Paul Henreid  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Peter Lorre

A guerilla leader falls in love with a mysterious woman in World War II Lisbon.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean Negulesco
CAST:  Hedy Lamarr  •  Paul Henreid  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Peter Lorre

That Way With Women (1947)

A bored millionaire (Sydney Greenstreet) matches his daughter (Martha Vickers) with his partner (Dane Clark) in a gas station.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frederick de Cordova
CAST:  Dane Clark  •  Martha Vickers  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Alan Hale

A bored millionaire (Sydney Greenstreet) matches his daughter (Martha Vickers) with his partner (Dane Clark) in a gas station.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frederick de Cordova
CAST:  Dane Clark  •  Martha Vickers  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Alan Hale

The Woman in White (1948)

A young painter stumbles upon an assortment of odd characters at an English estate where he has been hired to give art lessons to beautiful Laura Fairlie. Among them are Anne Catherick, a strange young woman dressed in white whom he meets in the forest and who ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Godfrey
CAST:  Alexis Smith  •  Eleanor Parker  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Gig Young

A young painter stumbles upon an assortment of odd characters at an English estate where he has been hired to give art lessons to beautiful Laura Fairlie. Among them are Anne Catherick, a strange young woman dressed in white whom he meets in the forest and who ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Godfrey
CAST:  Alexis Smith  •  Eleanor Parker  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Gig Young

Pillow to Post (1945)

With a war on and most men being drafted, Howard Oil Supply Company has no salesmen left. So daughter Jean hits the road and does not make one sale. She finally gets one tentative sale with the Black Hills Oil Co., but Earl wants dinner with her. With the shortage ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vincent Sherman
CAST:  Ida Lupino  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  William Prince  •  Stuart Erwin

With a war on and most men being drafted, Howard Oil Supply Company has no salesmen left. So daughter Jean hits the road and does not make one sale. She finally gets one tentative sale with the Black Hills Oil Co., but Earl wants dinner with her. With the shortage ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vincent Sherman
CAST:  Ida Lupino  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  William Prince  •  Stuart Erwin

Devotion (1946)

In Victorian England, literary siblings Emily and Charlotte Brontë vie for the affection of the Reverend Arthur Nichols. Along with their sister Anne, Emily and Charlotte also try to help their tormented brother Branwell, a gifted artist whose life is being ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Curtis Bernhardt
CAST:  Ida Lupino  •  Paul Henreid  •  Olivia de Havilland  •  Sydney Greenstreet

In Victorian England, literary siblings Emily and Charlotte Brontë vie for the affection of the Reverend Arthur Nichols. Along with their sister Anne, Emily and Charlotte also try to help their tormented brother Branwell, a gifted artist whose life is being ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Curtis Bernhardt
CAST:  Ida Lupino  •  Paul Henreid  •  Olivia de Havilland  •  Sydney Greenstreet

Three Strangers (1946)

On the eve of the Chinese New Year, three strangers, Crystal Shackleford, married to a wealthy philanderer; Jerome Artbutny, an outwardly respectable judge; and Johnny West, a seedy sneak thief, make a pact before a small statue of the Chinese goddess of Destiny. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean Negulesco
CAST:  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Geraldine Fitzgerald  •  Peter Lorre  •  Joan Lorring

On the eve of the Chinese New Year, three strangers, Crystal Shackleford, married to a wealthy philanderer; Jerome Artbutny, an outwardly respectable judge; and Johnny West, a seedy sneak thief, make a pact before a small statue of the Chinese goddess of Destiny. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean Negulesco
CAST:  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Geraldine Fitzgerald  •  Peter Lorre  •  Joan Lorring

Christmas in Connecticut (1945)

Journalist Elizabeth Lane is one of the country's most famous food writers. In her columns, she describes herself as a hard working farm woman, taking care of her children, and being an excellent cook. But this is all lies. In reality, she is an unmarried New ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Godfrey
CAST:  Barbara Stanwyck  •  Dennis Morgan  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Reginald Gardiner

Journalist Elizabeth Lane is one of the country's most famous food writers. In her columns, she describes herself as a hard working farm woman, taking care of her children, and being an excellent cook. But this is all lies. In reality, she is an unmarried New ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Godfrey
CAST:  Barbara Stanwyck  •  Dennis Morgan  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Reginald Gardiner

Malaya (1949)

After living abroad for several years, journalist John Royer returns to the United States just after the U.S. enters World War II. His boast that he could easily smuggle rubber, a key wartime natural resource, out of Malaya has him tasked with doing just that. He ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Thorpe
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  James Stewart  •  Valentina Cortese  •  Sydney Greenstreet

After living abroad for several years, journalist John Royer returns to the United States just after the U.S. enters World War II. His boast that he could easily smuggle rubber, a key wartime natural resource, out of Malaya has him tasked with doing just that. He ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Thorpe
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  James Stewart  •  Valentina Cortese  •  Sydney Greenstreet

Background to Danger (1943)

An American gets caught up in wartime action in Turkey.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Raoul Walsh
CAST:  George Raft  •  Brenda Marshall  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Peter Lorre

An American gets caught up in wartime action in Turkey.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Raoul Walsh
CAST:  George Raft  •  Brenda Marshall  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Peter Lorre

Passage to Marseille (1944)

Matrac (Humphrey Bogart) is a freedom-loving French journalist who sacrifices his happiness and security to battle Nazi tyranny.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Curtiz
CAST:  Humphrey Bogart  •  Claude Rains  •  Michèle Morgan  •  Philip Dorn

Matrac (Humphrey Bogart) is a freedom-loving French journalist who sacrifices his happiness and security to battle Nazi tyranny.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Curtiz
CAST:  Humphrey Bogart  •  Claude Rains  •  Michèle Morgan  •  Philip Dorn
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