Arthur Shields

Biography

Arthur Shields (15 February 1896 - 27 April 1970) was an Irish stage and film actor.

Born into an Irish Protestant family in Portobello, Dublin, he started acting in the Abbey Theatre when still a young man. He was the younger brother of actor Barry Fitzgerald. An Irish nationalist, he...

44 titles Acting

6.0

The Pigeon That Took Rome

1962 · Monsignor O'Toole

6.3

For the Love of Mike

1960 · Father Walsh

5.0

Enchanted Island

1958 · Jimmy Dooley

5.3

Daughter of Dr. Jekyll

1957 · Dr. Lomas

6.1

The King and Four Queens

1956 · Padre

5.7

Lady Godiva of Coventry

1955 · Innkeeper

5.8

World for Ransom

1954 · Sean O'Connor

6.7

Pride of the Blue Grass

1954 · Wilson

6.7

River of No Return

1954 · Minister

6.7

Scandal at Scourie

1953 · Father Reilly

6.4

South Sea Woman

1953 · 'Jimmy-legs' Donovan

7.8

The Quiet Man

1952 · Rev. Cyril 'Snuffy' Playfair

7.6

The River

1951 · Mr. John

6.8

Sealed Cargo

1951 · Kevin Dolan

6.3

The Barefoot Mailman

1951 · Ben Titus

6.8

The People Against O'Hara

1951 · Mr. O'Hara

6.2

Apache Drums

1951 · Rev. Griffin

5.8

Tarzan and the Slave Girl

1950 · Dr. E.E. Campbell

7.0

The Fighting O'Flynn

1949 · Dooley

7.4

She Wore a Yellow Ribbon

1949 · Dr. O'Laughlin

5.6

My Own True Love

1949 · Iverson

6.5

Red Light

1949 · Father Redmond

6.7

Fighting Father Dunne

1948 · Michael O'Donnell

6.7

Tap Roots

1948 · Reverend Kirkland

6.4

The Shocking Miss Pilgrim

1947 · Michael

6.1

Seven Keys to Baldpate

1947 · Prof. Bolton

6.4

Easy Come, Easy Go

1947 · Timothy Mike Donovan

5.6

The Fabulous Dorseys

1947 · Thomas Dorsey Sr.

6.5

Gallant Journey

1946 · Father Kenton

7.0

Three Strangers

1946 · Prosecutor

7.2

The Verdict

1946 · Rev. Holbrook

7.4

The Valley of Decision

1945 · Callahan

7.3

Too Young to Know

1945 · Mr. Enright

7.6

The Corn Is Green

1945 · Glyn Thomas

4.8

Youth Runs Wild

1944 · Mr. Dunlop

7.1

The White Cliffs of Dover

1944 · Benson

7.3

The Keys of the Kingdom

1944 · Father Fitzgerald, Dean at Holywell

7.4

National Velvet

1944 · Mr. Hallam

6.1

The Man from Down Under

1943 · Father Polycarp

7.2

Madame Curie

1943 · Businessman

6.9

This Above All

1942 · Hospital Chaplain

6.6

Broadway

1942 · Pete Dailey

7.7

Gentleman Jim

1942 · Father Burke

5.6

Pacific Rendezvous

1942 · Prof. Harvey Lessmore

6.5

Confirm or Deny

1941 · Jeff, Blind Typist

7.8

How Green Was My Valley

1941 · Mr. Parry

6.6

The Gay Falcon

1941 · Inspector Mike Waldeck

5.8

Lady Scarface

1941 · Matt Willis

6.5

Little Nellie Kelly

1940 · Timothy Fogarty

7.0

The Long Voyage Home

1940 · Donkeyman

7.2

Drums Along the Mohawk

1939 · Reverend Rosenkrantz

5.7

The Plough and the Stars

1936 · Padraic Pearse

4.4

Knocknagow

1918 · Phil Lahy