Edward G. Robinson

Biography

Edward G. Robinson (born Emanuel Goldenberg; December 12, 1893 – January 26, 1973) was a Romanian-born American actor. He appeared in more than 100 films. He is remembered for playing tough-guy roles as a gangster, such as Little Caesar and Key Largo. He is ranked #24 in the American Film Institute's list of the 25 greatest male stars of Classic American cinema.

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Birth Name

Emmanuel Goldenberg

Birth Place

Bucarest, Roumanie

Birth Date

12/12/1893

Death Date

1/26/1973
Known For
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The Ten Commandments

Dathan

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The Stranger

Mr. Wilson

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Key Largo

Johnny Rocco

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Scarlet Street

Christopher Cross

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Little Caesar

Caesar Enrico 'Rico' Bandello / 'Little Caesar'

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Double Indemnity

Barton Keyes

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The Woman in the Window

Professor Richard Wanley

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The Cincinnati Kid

Lancey Howard

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The Red House

Pete Morgan

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The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse

Dr. Clitterhouse

Starring In
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Magician: Astonishing Life & Work Of Orson Welles

Mr. Wilson (archive footage) (uncredited)

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Sing Your Song

Self (archive footage) (uncredited)

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1939: Hollywood's Greatest Year

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Die Bette Davis Story

Himself as Nick Donati (archive footage) (uncredited)

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Gangland: Bullets Over Hollywood

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Behind the Tunes: Looney Tunes Go Hollywood

Little Caesar (archive footage) (uncredited)

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Curtains for Roy Earle: The Story of 'High Sierra'

Self (archive footage) (uncredited)

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Warner Bros. 75th Anniversary: No Guts, No Glory

(archive footage) (uncredited)

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Behind the Planet of the Apes

Dr. Zaius (archive footage)

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Frank Capra's American Dream

Self (archive footage) (uncredited)

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Hollywood Out-Takes and rare Footage

Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

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Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?

(archive footage)

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Soylent Green

Sol Roth

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Mooch Goes to Hollywood

Himself - Party guest (uncredited)

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The Old Man Who Cried Wolf

Emile Pulska

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Song of Norway

Krogstad

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Mackenna's Gold

Old Adams

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The Biggest Bundle of Them All

Professor Samuels

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6 simpatiche carogne - Uno scacco tutto matto

Sir George McDowell

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Never a Dull Moment

Leo Joseph Smooth

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Die Blonde von Peking

Douglas - chef C.I.A.

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Grand Slam

Prof. James Anders

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Die Abenteuer des Kardinal Braun

Joe Ventura

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The Cincinnati Kid

Lancey Howard

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Robin and the Seven Hoods

Big Jim Stevens (uncredited)

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Cheyenne Autumn

the Secretary of the Interior

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Good Neighbor Sam

Simon Nurdlinger

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The Outrage

Con Man

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A Boy Ten Feet Tall

Cocky Wainwright

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The Prize

Dr. Max Stratman / Prof. Walter Stratman

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My Geisha

Sam Lewis

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Sieben Diebe

Theo Wilkins

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Pepe

Edward G. Robinson

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A Hole in the Head

Mario Manetta

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The Ten Commandments

Dathan

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Nightmare

Rene Bressard

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Illegal

Victor Scott

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A Bullet for Joey

Inspector Raoul Leduc

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Hell on Frisco Bay

Victor Amato

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Tight Spot

Lloyd Hallett

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The Violent Men

Lee Wilkison

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Black Tuesday

Vincent Canelli

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Vice Squad

Capt. 'Barnie' Barnaby

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The Glass Web

Henry Hayes

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Actors and Sin

Maurice Tillayou (segment "Actor's Blood")

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House of Strangers

Gino Monetti

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It's a Great Feeling

Edward G. Robinson (uncredited)

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Key Largo

Johnny Rocco

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All My Sons

Joe Keller

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Night Has a Thousand Eyes

John Triton

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The Red House

Pete Morgan

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The Stranger

Mr. Wilson

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Okay for Sound

Rico (archive footage)

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Scarlet Street

Christopher Cross

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Journey Together

Dean McWilliams

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Our Vines Have Tender Grapes

Martinius Jacobson

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The Woman in the Window

Professor Richard Wanley

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Double Indemnity

Barton Keyes

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Mr. Winkle Goes to War

Wilbert Winkle

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Destroyer Men

Steve Boleslavski (as Edward G.Robinson)

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Flesh and Fantasy

Marshall Tyler (Episode 2)

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Larceny, Inc.

J. Chalmers 'Pressure' Maxwell

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Breakdowns of 1942

Self (uncredited)

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Tales of Manhatten

Avery L. 'Larry' Browne

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Breakdowns of 1941

Self (archive footage) (uncredited)

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Unholy Partners

Bruce Corey

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The Sea Wolf

'Wolf' Larsen

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Manpower

Hank 'Gimpy' McHenry

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A Dispatch from Reuters

Baron Julius Reuter

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Brother Orchid

Little John T. 'Johnny' Sarto

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Breakdowns of 1939

(archive footage)

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Dr Ehrlichs Magic Bullet

Dr. Paul Ehrlich

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From the Ends of the Earth

Self (archive footage)

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Confession of a Nazi Spy

Edward Renard

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Blackmail

John R. Ingram

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The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse

Dr. Clitterhouse

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I Am the Law

Prof. John Lindsay

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A Slight Case of Murder

Remy Marko

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Kid Galahad

Nick 'Nicky' Donati

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The Last Gangster

Joe Krozac

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A Day at Santa Anita

Edward G. Robinson (uncredited)

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Thunder in the City

Daniel "Dan" Armstrong

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Bullets or Ballots

Detective Johnny Blake

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Breakdowns of 1936

Self (archive footage)

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The Whole Town’s Talking

Arthur Ferguson Jones / Killer Manion

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Barbary Coast

Luis Chamalis

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The Man with Two Faces

Damon Wells / Jules Chautard

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Dark Hazard

Jim 'Buck' Turner

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The Little Giant

James Francis 'Bugs' Ahearn

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Tiger Shark

Mike Mascarenhas

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The Hatchet Man

Wong Low Get

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Two Seconds

John Allen

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How I Play Golf, by Bobby Jones No. 10: 'Trouble Shots'

Self - Golfer (uncredited)

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Little Caesar

Caesar Enrico 'Rico' Bandello / 'Little Caesar'

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Smart Money

Nick 'The Barber' Venizelos

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The Stolen Jools

Gangster (as Edward Robinson)

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Five Star Final

Joseph W. Randall

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The Widow from Chicago

Dominic

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The Hole in the Wall

The Fox

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