Lumsden Hare


Lumsden Hare was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Hare began his acting career appearing in various films, such as "The Black Watch" (1929), "Salute" (1929) with George O'Brien and "Under Suspicion" (1930). He also appeared in "So This Is London" (1930), "Scotland Yard" (1930) and the Elissa Landi drama "Always Goodbye" (1931). He kept working in film throughout the ...


Lumsden Hare was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Hare began his acting career appearing in various films, such as "The Black Watch" (1929), "Salute" (1929) with George O'Brien and "Under Suspicion" (1930). He also appeared in "So This Is London" (1930), "Scotland Yard" (1930) and the Elissa Landi drama "Always Goodbye" (1931). He kept working in film throughout the thirties, starring in the historical film "The Crusades" (1935) with Loretta Young, the dramatic adventure "Lives of a Bengal Lancer" (1935) with Gary Cooper and the fantasy romance "She" (1935) with Helen Gahagan. He also appeared in "Professional Soldier" (1935) with Victor McLaglen. In the latter part of his career, he continued to act in the Michael O'Shea adventure "Jack London" (1943), the thriller "The Lodger" (1944) with Merle Oberon and the fantastical comedy "The Canterville Ghost" (1944) with Charles Laughton. He also appeared in "The Keys of the Kingdom" (1945) and the Jennifer Jones comedy "Love Letters" (1945). Hare more recently acted in "The Oregon Trail" (1959). Hare passed away in August 1964 at the age of 89.



Director (Feature Film)

The Black Watch (1929)
Dialogue Director
Masquerade (1929)
Staged by

Cast (Feature Film)

The Oregon Trail (1959)
British ambassador
The Four Skulls of Jonathan Drake (1959)
Count Your Blessings (1959)
Johnny Tremain (1957)
Adm. Montagu
Battle Cry (1955)
New Zealander
Rose Marie (1954)
King Richard and the Crusaders (1954)
Julius Caesar (1953)
My Cousin Rachel (1953)
Rogue's March (1953)
Young Bess (1953)
Archbishop Cranmer
5 Fingers (1952)
And Now Tomorrow (1952)
Diplomatic Courier (1952)
The Desert Fox (1951)
David and Bathsheba (1951)
Old shepherd
The Lady and the Bandit (1951)
Sir Robert Walpole
Fortunes of Captain Blood (1950)
Tom Mannering
Rogues of Sherwood Forest (1950)
Challenge to Lassie (1949)
That Forsyte Woman (1949)
Roger Forsyte
The Fighting O'Flynn (1949)
The viceroy
Hills of Home (1948)
Lord Kilspindle
Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid (1948)
Colonel Mandrake
It Happened in Brooklyn (1947)
Canon Green
The Swordsman (1947)
Reverend Douglas
The Exile (1947)
Roundhead general
Ivy (1947)
Dr. Lancaster
The Private Affairs of Bel Ami (1947)
Mayor of Conteleu
Green Dolphin Street (1947)
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (1947)
Dr. Pritchard-Mitford
The Imperfect Lady (1947)
The Green Years (1946)
Lawyer McKellar
Sister Kenny (1946)
Dr. Shadrack
Love Letters (1945)
Mr. Quinton
The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945)
The Valley of Decision (1945)
Dr. McClintock
The Canterville Ghost (1944)
Mr. Potts
Passport to Destiny (1944)
The Lodger (1944)
Dr. Sheridan
Madame Curie (1944)
Professor Roget
The White Cliffs of Dover (1944)
The Vicar
London Blackout Murders (1943)
Superintendent Neil
The Gorilla Man (1943)
General Devon
Jack London (1943)
Dick Davis, English correspondent
Mission to Moscow (1943)
Lord Chilston
Holy Matrimony (1943)
Lady Vale's footman
Forever and a Day (1943)
Admiral Trimble's man
The Man from Down Under (1943)
Minister legislative council
Random Harvest (1942)
Sir John
This Above All (1942)
The Blonde from Singapore (1941)
Sir Reginald Bevin
Passage from HongKong (1941)
Inspector Bray [also known as Baron Von Kopkey]
Shadows on the Stairs (1941)
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941)
Colonel Weymouth
Confirm or Deny (1941)
Sir Titus Scott
Hudson's Bay (1941)
Captain MacKinnon
One Night in Lisbon (1941)
Suspicion (1941)
Inspector Hodgson
Northwest Passage (Book I--Rogers' Rangers) (1940)
Lord Amherst
A Dispatch from Reuters (1940)
Rebecca (1940)
Northwest Passage (1940)
Captain Fury (1939)
Mr. Bailey
Gunga Din (1939)
Major Mitchell
Life Begins with Love (1937)
Colonel [William Addington] Drake [III]
Parnell (1937)
The Last of Mrs. Cheyney (1937)
Inspector Witherspoon
The Life of Emile Zola (1937)
Mr. Richards
The Last of the Mohicans (1936)
General Abercrombie
Under Two Flags (1936)
Lord Seraph
Princess Comes Across (1936)
Professional Soldier (1936)
[Paul] Valdis
Lloyd's of London (1936)
Captain [Maurice] Suckling
The Charge of the Light Brigade (1936)
Colonel Woodward
The Crusades (1935)
Robert, Earl of Leicester
Cardinal Richelieu (1935)
Gustavus Adolphus, King of Sweden
The Great Impersonation (1935)
Duke Henry
She (1935)
Lady Tubbs (1935)
Lord Abernathy
Clive of India (1935)
Sergeant Clark
Folies Bergère de Paris (1935)
Gustave [Chatillard]
Freckles (1935)
The Three Musketeers (1935)
de Treville
The Lives of a Bengal Lancer (1935)
Major General [Sir Thomas] Woodley
The Bishop Misbehaves (1935)
Clive of India (1935)
Messenger at Hustine
Man of Two Worlds (1934)
Capt. Swan
Black Moon (1934)
Outcast Lady (1934)
The World Moves On (1934)
[Sir John] Warburton
The Little Minister (1934)
Tammas Whammond
His Double Life (1934)
The House of Rothschild (1934)
Prince Regent
International House (1933)
Sir Mortimer Fortescue
College Humor (1933)
College president
The Silent Witness (1932)
Colonel Grayson
Devil's Lottery (1932)
Arrowsmith (1931)
Sir Robert Fairland, the governor
Svengali (1931)
The Road to Singapore (1931)
Under Suspicion (1931)
Always Goodbye (1931)
Charlie Chan Carries On (1931)
Inspector Hanley
Crazy That Way (1930)
Mr. Jordan
Scotland Yard (1930)
Sir Clive Heathcote
So This Is London (1930)
Lord Percy Worthing
The Sky Hawk (1930)
Judge Allan
Girls Gone Wild (1929)
Tom Holworthy
Salute (1929)
Rear Admiral Randall, U.S.N.
Fugitives (1929)
Uncle Ned
The Black Watch (1929)
Colonel of the Black Watch
One Way Street (1925)
Sir Edward Hutton
Second Youth (1924)
James Remmick
On the Banks of the Wabash (1923)
Paul Bixler
Sherlock Holmes (1922)
Dr. Leighton
The Education of Elizabeth (1921)
Thoughtless Women (1920)
John Hewitt, the banker
Mothers of Men (1920)
Capt. Von Pfaffen
The Blue Pearl (1920)
Holland Webb
The Frisky Mrs. Johnson (1920)
Frank Morley
Children Not Wanted (1920)
Marcus Hazzard
The Avalanche (1919)
Price Ruyler
The Country Cousin (1919)
Archie Gore
The Light Within (1918)
Clinton Durand
National Red Cross Pageant (1917)
Barbary Sheep (1917)
Sir Claude Wyverne
Envy (1917)
Stanton Skinner
Arms and the Woman (1916)
David Trevor
The Test (1916)
Arthur Thome
Love's Crucible (1916)
Stephen Wright

Cast (Short)

The Greatest Gift (1942)
More Trifles of Importance (1941)
The Giant of Norway (1939)
The Littlest Diplomat (1937)

Life Events


Movie Clip

Gunga Din (1939) -- (Movie Clip) We Were Swindled First appearance by India corps sergeants MacChesney (Victor McLaglen), Ballantine (Douglas Fairbanks Jr.) and Cutter (Cary Grant), summoned to commander Weed (Montagu Love), in George Stevens' Gunga Din, 1939.
Captain Kidd (1945) -- (Movie Clip) Touched Off The Magazine The title character (Charles Laughton), secretly a pirate, and aide Lorenzo (Gilbert Roland) transfer the nobleman (Lumsden Hare) and daughter (Barbara Britton) and their treasure to their ship, their game soon revealed, the under-cover good guy Mercy (Randolph Scott) worried, in Captain Kidd, 1945.
Young Bess (1953) -- (Movie Clip) -- You'd Shape The World At sea with her father King Henry VIII (Charles Laughton), Elizabeth (Jean Simmons) tries to save stepmother Catherine Parr (Deborah Kerr) from his charges of heresy, Admiral Seymour (Stewart Granger) unable to help, in Young Bess, 1953.
Exile, The (1947) -- (Movie Clip) The Blessed Destiny Director Max Ophuls with a spooky detour to England where the "Roundheads" are plotting to capture the exiled king (writer and producer Douglas Fairbanks Jr.) from Holland, a general (Lumsden Hare) instructing spy-master Ingram (Henry Daniell), in The Exile, 1947.
Three Musketeers, The (1935) -- (Movie Clip) Best Blade In The Land Aspiring Musketeer D'Artagnan (Walter Abel) is making his case to the captain de Treville (Lumsden Hare) when rowdy Athos (Paul Lukas), Porthos (Moroni Olsen) and Aramis (Onslow Stevens) cause a ruckus, early in RKO's 1935 version of The Three Musketeers.
Northwest Passage (1940) -- (Movie Clip) Those Red Helions Major Rogers (Spencer Tracy) quickly wins over British Lord Amherst (Lumsden Hare) to his battle plan, before a review of the troops in MGM's French And Indian War drama Northwest Passage, 1940.