Sig Ruman

Biography

Sig Ruman was a German-American actor known for his portrayals of pompous and often stereotypical Teutonic officials or villains.

Ruman made his film debut in Lucky Boy (1929).

He became a favorite of the Marx Brothers, appearing in A Night at the Opera, A Day at the Races,...

76 titles Acting

5.4

Way... Way Out

1966 · Russian Delegate

7.3

The Fortune Cookie

1966 · Professor Winterhalter

7.3

36 Hours

1964 · German Guard

6.5

The Errand Boy

1961 · Baron Elston Carteblanche

6.8

The Wings of Eagles

1957 · Manager

7.0

Spy Chasers

1955 · King Rako of Truania

6.3

Many Rivers to Cross

1955 · Spectacle Man

5.1

Carolina Cannonball

1955 · Stefan

6.0

3 Ring Circus

1954 · Fritz Schlitz

7.3

The Glenn Miller Story

1954 · W. Kranz

6.8

Living It Up

1954 · Dr. Emile Egelhofer

6.9

Ma and Pa Kettle on Vacation

1953 · Cyrus Kraft

6.9

Houdini

1953 · Schultz

8.0

Stalag 17

1953 · Sgt. Johann Sebastian Schulz

7.1

The World in His Arms

1952 · General Ivan Vorashilov

6.4

On the Riviera

1951 · Gapeaux

6.7

Father Is a Bachelor

1950 · Jericho Schlosser

7.1

Border Incident

1949 · Hugo Wolfgang Ulrich

6.6

Give My Regards to Broadway

1948 · Arthur Dinkel

6.4

If You Knew Susie

1948 · Count Alexis

6.1

The Emperor Waltz

1948 · Dr. Zwieback

6.7

Mother Wore Tights

1947 · Papa

6.2

Night and Day

1946 · Wilowski

7.1

A Night in Casablanca

1946 · Count Pfefferman / Heinrich Stubel

6.0

Faithful in My Fashion

1946 · Professor Boris Riminoffsky

6.5

The Dolly Sisters

1945 · Ignatz Tsimmis

6.0

She Went to the Races

1945 · Dr. Gurke

6.8

A Royal Scandal

1945 · General Ronsky

7.1

It Happened Tomorrow

1944 · Mr. Beckstein

6.3

House of Frankenstein

1944 · Burgomeister Hussman

6.8

Summer Storm

1944 · Kuzma

6.5

Sweet Rosie O'Grady

1943 · Joe Flugelman

5.5

Government Girl

1943 · Ambassador

6.8

Tarzan Triumphs

1943 · Sergeant

7.7

The Song of Bernadette

1943 · Louis Bouriette

6.6

They Came to Blow Up America

1943 · Dr. Herman Holger

8.2

To Be or Not to Be

1942 · Col. Ehrhardt

6.3

China Girl

1942 · Jarubi

6.2

Enemy Agents Meet Ellery Queen

1942 · Heinrich, Spy Leader

6.3

Berlin Correspondent

1942 · Dr. Dietrich

6.7

Crossroads

1942 · Dr. Alex Dubroc

6.0

Remember Pearl Harbor

1942 · Dirk Van Hoorten

7.5

Shining Victory

1941 · Professor Herman Von Reiter

6.8

World Premiere

1941 · Franz von Bushmaster

7.5

Love Crazy

1941 · Dr. Wuthering

6.2

The Man Who Lost Himself

1941 · Dr. Simms (as Sig Rumann)

5.7

This Woman Is Mine

1941 · John Jacob Astor

6.8

That Uncertain Feeling

1941 · Monsieur Kafka

6.4

The Wagons Roll at Night

1941 · Hoffman the Great

6.9

So Ends Our Night

1941 · Ammers

6.2

Bitter Sweet

1940 · Herr Schlick

6.3

Four Sons

1940 · Newmann

7.5

Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet

1940 · Dr. Hans Wolfert

7.1

Victory

1940 · Mr. Schomberg

6.9

I Was an Adventuress

1940 · Herr Protz

6.6

Comrade X

1940 · Emil Von Hofer

7.7

Only Angels Have Wings

1939 · Dutchy

5.9

Remember?

1939 · Dr. Schmidt

6.8

Confessions of a Nazi Spy

1939 · Krogman

8.0

Ninotchka

1939 · Comrade Iranoff

6.7

Honolulu

1939 · Psychiatrist

7.1

Never Say Die

1939 · Poppa Ingleborg

7.0

Paradise for Three

1938 · Mr. Bold

6.7

Suez

1938 · Sergeant Pellerin

6.8

I'll Give a Million

1938 · Anatole Primerose

5.6

Girls on Probation

1938 · Roger Heath

6.4

The Saint in New York

1938 · Hutch Rellin

7.3

Nothing Sacred

1937 · Dr. Emil Eggelhoffer (as Sig Rumann)

6.7

Thin Ice

1937 · Prime Minister

6.4

Midnight Taxi

1937 · John B. Rudd

6.5

Love Under Fire

1937 · General Montero

6.4

Lancer Spy

1937 · Lt. Col. Gottfried Hollen

7.0

Seventh Heaven

1937 · Durand (as Sig Rumann)

7.7

A Day at the Races

1937 · Dr. Leopold X. Steinberg

7.1

Thank You, Mr. Moto

1937 · Colonel Tchernov

6.9

On the Avenue

1937 · Herr Hanfstangel (as Sig Rumann)

6.9

Think Fast, Mr. Moto

1937 · Nicolas Marloff

6.7

This Is My Affair

1937 · Gus

7.4

Maytime

1937 · Fanchon (as Sig Rumann)

7.3

Heidi

1937 · Police Captain

6.1

The Bold Caballero

1936 · Commandante Sebastian Golle

6.9

The Princess Comes Across

1936 · Steindorf

6.7

The Wedding Night

1935 · Mr. Jan Novak

6.5

The Farmer Takes a Wife

1935 · Blacksmith (as Siegfried Rumann)

6.7

Under Pressure

1935 · Doctor

8.0

A Night at the Opera

1935 · Gottlieb

6.0

The World Moves On

1934 · Baron von Gerhardt (as Siegfried Rumann)

5.8

Marie Galante

1934 · Brogard