Purnell Pratt

Biography

Purnell Pratt (October 20, 1885 – July 25, 1941) was an American film actor. He appeared in 114 films between 1914 and 1941. He was born in Bethel, Illinois and died in Hollywood, California.

29 titles Acting

7.7

Grand Ole Opry

1940 · Attorney General

6.2

Come On, Rangers

1938 · Senator Harvey

7.3

Murder Goes to College

1937 · Arthur L. McShean

5.0

Night of Mystery

1937 · John F. X. Markham

6.8

High, Wide, and Handsome

1937 · Col. Blake

6.8

King of Gamblers

1937 · Strohm

6.7

Join the Marines

1937 · Col. J. B. Denbrough

5.8

Murder with Pictures

1936 · Editor

7.2

The Return of Sophie Lang

1936 · Thomas Chadwick

7.3

Dancing Feet

1936 · Silas P. Jones

6.4

Wedding Present

1936 · Howard Van Dorn

6.6

Hollywood Boulevard

1936 · Mr. Steinman

6.0

Red Salute

1935 · Gen. Van Allen

7.1

Magnificent Obsession

1935 · Hastings, Merrick's Attorney

7.1

Diamond Jim

1935 · Physician

6.1

Behind the Green Lights

1935 · Detective Lt. Jim Kennedy

5.4

The Winning Ticket

1935 · Mr. Powers

5.2

Rendezvous at Midnight

1935 · The Mayor - Hamilton

6.2

The Casino Murder Case

1935 · Markham (as Purnell B. Pratt)

6.2

Waterfront Lady

1935 · D.A. Shaw

5.8

It's in the Air

1935 · Horace McNab

6.2

Ladies Crave Excitement

1935 · Amos Starke

5.2

Death Flies East

1935 · Dr. Landers

6.1

1,000 Dollars a Minute

1935 · Charlie, the Editor

6.2

The Bands Plays On

1934 · Judge Bone

6.7

Crimson Romance

1934 · Franklyn Pierce

5.4

Lazy River

1934 · Mr. Lodge - Attorney

5.7

The Hell Cat

1934 · Butler

6.2

The Witching Hour

1934 · District Attorney Robinson

6.8

Pick Up

1933 · Prosecuting Attorney

6.0

The Mystery Squadron

1933 · Lafe Johnson

6.3

I Cover the Waterfront

1933 · John Phelps

6.0

Son of a Sailor

1933 · Captain Briggs

6.2

Headline Shooter

1933 · Eddie Edmunds - City Editor

5.4

Midshipman Jack

1933 · Commandant. Rogers

5.4

A Shriek in the Night

1933 · Police Insp. Russell

4.7

The Chief

1933 · Al Morgan

7.1

Emma

1932 · Haskins

6.8

The Famous Ferguson Case

1932 · George M. Ferguson

7.8

Scarface

1932 · Mr. Garston, publisher

7.5

Grand Hotel

1932 · Zinnowitz

5.9

Red Haired Alibi

1932 · Regan

7.6

False Faces

1932 · Jefferson Howe

5.6

The Roadhouse Murder

1932 · Inspector William Agnew

5.0

The Gay Diplomat

1931 · Colonel George Gorin

5.7

Beyond Victory

1931 · Undetermined Role

6.3

Bachelor Apartment

1931 · Herbert 'Herb' Carraway

6.2

The Prodigal

1931 · Rodman Farraday

6.5

The Public Defender

1931 · John Kirk

6.1

Traveling Husbands

1931 · J.C. Wilson

5.9

Dance, Fools, Dance

1931 · Parker

5.7

The Secret Witness

1931 · Capt. McGowan

7.3

Five Star Final

1931 · Robert French

6.6

Ladies of the Big House

1931 · John Hartman

6.3

Up for Murder

1931 · William Winter

5.8

Road To Paradise

1930 · Inspector Updike

6.8

Common Clay

1930 · Richard Fullerton

6.1

The Silver Horde

1930 · Wayne Wayland

4.9

The Gorilla

1930 · The Stranger

5.8

Paid

1930 · Edward Gilder

5.9

Lawful Larceny

1930 · Judge Perry

Fast Life

1929 · Berton Hall

6.0

Painted Faces

1929 · Foreman of Jury

7.8

The Trespasser

1929 · Hector Ferguson

6.0

Alibi

1929 · Sgt. Pete Manning

6.1

The Locked Door

1929 · Police Officer

6.2

On with the Show!

1929 · Sam Bloom

6.6

Midnight Lovers

1926 · Wibley

6.4

Seven Keys to Baldpate

1917 · John Bland