Frank Faylen

Biography

Frank Faylen (born Francis Charles Ruf) was an American stage, screen, and television actor. He is best remembered for his movie performances as the cynical male nurse in The Lost Weekend (1945) and Ernie the taxi driver in It's a Wonderful Life (1946), as well as for his portrayal of long-suffering...

71 titles Acting

7.6

Funny Girl

1968 · Keeney

6.0

The Monkey's Uncle

1965 · Mr. Dearborne

6.3

Fluffy

1965 · Catfish

6.9

Dino

1957 · Frank Mandel

7.2

Gunfight at the O.K. Corral

1957 · Sheriff Cotton Wilson

5.9

7th Cavalry

1956 · Sgt. Kruger

7.0

Three Brave Men

1956 · Enos Warren

6.8

Terror at Midnight

1956 · Fred Hill

6.3

Away All Boats

1956 · Chief Phillip P. 'Pappy' Moran

6.5

Everything But the Truth

1956 · 'Mac' McMillan

6.2

The Looters

1955 · Stan Leppich

6.4

The McConnell Story

1955 · Sfc. Sykes

7.0

Riot in Cell Block 11

1954 · Commissioner Haskell

6.2

Red Garters

1954 · Billy Buckett

5.8

The Lone Gun

1954 · Fairweather

7.4

99 River Street

1953 · Stan Hogan

7.2

The Sniper

1952 · Police Insp. Anderson

6.8

Hangman's Knot

1952 · Cass Browne

7.5

The Lusty Men

1952 · Al Dawson

7.1

Fourteen Hours

1951 · Walter, room service waiter

6.6

My Favorite Spy

1951 · Newton

6.0

Passage West

1951 · Curly

7.6

Detective Story

1951 · Det. Gallagher

6.0

The Eagle and the Hawk

1950 · Red' Hyatt - Danzeeger's Foreman

6.9

Convicted

1950 · Convict Ponti

6.3

Copper Canyon

1950 · Mullins

6.4

Francis

1950 · Sgt. Chillingbacker

6.3

The Nevadan

1950 · Jeff

6.2

Hazard

1948 · Oscar

6.9

Blood on the Moon

1948 · Jake Pindalest

6.5

Race Street

1948 · Phil Dickson

6.7

Whispering Smith

1948 · Whitey Du Sang

6.8

The Trouble with Women

1947 · Geeger

7.3

Road to Rio

1947 · Trigger

6.2

California

1947 · Whitey

7.0

The Perils of Pauline

1947 · Mr. Joe Gurt

6.4

Easy Come, Easy Go

1947 · Boss

6.9

Welcome Stranger

1947 · Bill Walters

6.8

Suddenly It's Spring

1947 · Harold Michaels

8.6

It's a Wonderful Life

1946 · Ernie Bishop

7.8

To Each His Own

1946 · Babe

6.9

Two Years Before the Mast

1946 · Hansen

6.9

Our Hearts Were Growing Up

1946 · Federal Agent

6.5

Blue Skies

1946 · Mack

6.0

The Well Groomed Bride

1946 · Cabbie

7.2

The Blue Dahlia

1946 · Man Recommending Motel

7.2

Cross My Heart

1946 · Fingerprint Expert

6.7

Bring on the Girls

1945 · Sailor

8.0

The Lost Weekend

1945 · 'Bim' Nolan

7.0

The Affairs of Susan

1945 · Brooklyn Boy

6.0

Masquerade in Mexico

1945 · Brooklyn

6.8

Address Unknown

1944 · Jimmie Blake

7.1

Standing Room Only

1944 · Cabbie

7.0

The Canterville Ghost

1944 · Lieutenant John Kane

6.8

And the Angels Sing

1944 · Holman

7.0

A Guy Named Joe

1944 · Major

Good Morning, Judge

1943 · Ben Pollard

5.8

Silver Skates

1943 · Eddie

5.2

Yanks Ahoy

1943 · Quartermaster Jenkins

5.4

The Mystery of the 13th Guest

1943 · Speed Dugan

6.6

The Falcon Strikes Back

1943 · Cecil, a Hobo

6.3

Whispering Ghosts

1942 · Curly

6.1

Somewhere I'll Find You

1942 · Soldier Driving Jeep

6.9

Tough as They Come

1942 · Collector

7.7

Yankee Doodle Dandy

1942 · Sergeant on Parade

4.9

Mokey

1942 · Police Desk Sergeant

6.4

Maisie Gets Her Man

1942 · Stage Manager

6.3

Model Wife

1941 · Master of Ceremonies

7.1

Come Live with Me

1941 · Waiter

4.1

Father Steps Out

1941 · Tall Hobo 'King', aka The King of Siam

4.8

Top Sergeant Mulligan

1941 · Pat Dolan

6.2

Thieves Fall Out

1941 · Pick

7.0

Blossoms in the Dust

1941 · Man with Man Carrying Dead Child

5.4

Let's Go Collegiate

1941 · Speed Dorman

7.1

Edison, the Man

1940 · Galbreath

8.1

The Grapes of Wrath

1940 · Tim

7.3

They Drive by Night

1940 · Driver in Cafe

6.8

Castle on the Hudson

1940 · Guard Who is Slugged

6.0

Curtain Call

1940 · Spike Malone

7.3

La Conga Nights

1940 · Jeepers Peepers

5.7

Pop Always Pays

1940 · Minerva Auto Loan Cashier

6.5

Saturday's Children

1940 · Cab Driver

6.2

East of the River

1940 · Tour Guide

6.4

No Time for Comedy

1940 · Cab Driver

5.8

Reno

1939 · J. Hezmer Briggs

6.5

Thunder Afloat

1939 · Recruiting officer

6.6

Idiot's Delight

1939 · Ed

5.6

Twelve Crowded Hours

1939 · Henchman

5.0

The Flying Irishman

1939 · New York Mechanic

No Time To Marry

1938 · Waxler

7.3

Kid Galahad

1937 · Barney

5.9

Midnight Court

1937 · Reporter

7.3

They Won't Forget

1937 · Reporter

7.7

Ever Since Eve

1937 · Bandit Leader at Monteray Tavern

5.7

Wine, Women and Horses

1937 · Horse Buyer

6.2

The Case of the Stuttering Bishop

1937 · Charlie Downs

6.0

Dance Charlie Dance

1937 · Ted Parks

6.3

Road Gang

1936 · Radio Dispatcher