Porter Hall

Biography

Clifford Porter Hall (September 19, 1888 – October 6, 1953) was an American character actor known for appearing in a number of films in the 1930s and 1940s. Hall played movie villains or comedic incompetent characters. Hall was born in Cincinnati, Ohio and began his career touring as a stage actor...

50 titles Acting

4.5

Return to Treasure Island

1954 · Maximillian 'Maxie' Harris

6.7

Vice Squad

1953 · Jack Hartrampf

5.9

Pony Express

1953 · Jim Bridger

5.2

The Half-Breed

1952 · Kraemer

8.2

Ace in the Hole

1951 · Jacob Q. Boot

6.6

Chicken Every Sunday

1949 · Sam Howell

7.7

Intruder in the Dust

1949 · Nub Gowrie

6.2

The Beautiful Blonde from Bashful Bend

1949 · Judge O'Toole

6.7

That Wonderful Urge

1948 · Attorney Ketchell

7.1

Unconquered

1947 · Leach

6.6

Singapore

1947 · Mr. Gerald Bellows

7.9

Miracle on 34th Street

1947 · Granville Sawyer

7.7

Murder, He Says

1945 · Mr. Johnson

6.7

Bring on the Girls

1945 · Dr. Efrington

7.1

Kiss and Tell

1945 · Bill Franklin

6.2

Blood on the Sun

1945 · Arthur Bickett

6.7

Week-End at the Waldorf

1945 · Stevens

7.2

Going My Way

1944 · Mr. Belknap

6.9

The Mark of the Whistler

1944 · Joe Sorsby

7.1

Standing Room Only

1944 · Hugo Farenhall

8.3

Double Indemnity

1944 · Mr. Jackson

6.3

The Great Moment

1944 · President Franklin Pierce

7.1

A Stranger in Town

1943 · Judge Austin Harkley

6.2

The Woman of the Town

1943 · Mayor Dog Killey

7.9

The Miracle of Morgan’s Creek

1943 · Jacob Woodson, Justice of the Peace

6.5

The Desperadoes

1943 · Banker Clanton

6.8

The Remarkable Andrew

1942 · Chief Clerk Art Slocumb

8.1

Sullivan's Travels

1941 · Mr. Hadrian

7.7

The Parson of Panamint

1941 · Jonathan Randall

6.9

Arizona

1940 · Lazarus Ward

6.9

Dark Command

1940 · Angus McCloud

6.5

Trail of the Vigilantes

1940 · Sheriff Korley

8.0

His Girl Friday

1940 · Murphy

7.0

They Shall Have Music

1939 · Mr. Flower

6.0

Henry Goes Arizona

1939 · Banker Edward G. Walsh

8.2

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

1939 · Senator Monroe

6.6

Dangerous to Know

1938 · Mayor Bradley

6.1

Bulldog Drummond's Peril

1938 · Dr. Botulian

7.5

The Arkansas Traveler

1938 · Mayor Daniels

6.4

Men with Wings

1938 · Hiram F. Jenkins

7.2

King of Alcatraz

1938 · Matthew Talbot

7.2

Tom Sawyer, Detective

1938 · Uncle Silas Phelps

6.5

Prison Farm

1938 · Chiston R. Bradby

6.0

Stolen Heaven

1938 · 'Von' Offer

6.7

This Way Please

1937 · S.J. Crawford

7.4

True Confession

1937 · Mr. Hartman, Prosecutor

6.9

Souls at Sea

1937 · Court Prosecutor

6.8

King of Gamblers

1937 · George Kramer

6.7

Wells Fargo

1937 · James Oliver

6.1

Bulldog Drummond Escapes

1937 · Norman Merridew

6.8

Wild Money

1937 · Bill Court

8.2

Make Way for Tomorrow

1937 · Harvey Chase

6.9

The Princess Comes Across

1936 · Darcy

6.8

Too Many Parents

1936 · Mrs. Saunders

5.9

And Sudden Death

1936 · District Attorney

6.2

Snowed Under

1936 · Arthur Layton

7.4

The Story of Louis Pasteur

1936 · Dr. Rossignol

7.6

The Petrified Forest

1936 · Jason Maple

6.9

The Plainsman

1936 · Jack McCall

6.6

The General Died at Dawn

1936 · Peter Perrie

6.2

Satan Met a Lady

1936 · Milton Ames

6.6

The Case of the Lucky Legs

1935 · Col. Bradbury

8.1

The Thin Man

1934 · Herbert MacCaulay

6.3

Murder in the Private Car

1934 · Murray