Loading...

Henry Brandon (Heinrich von Kleinbach)

Photos with Henry Brandon

Search on Amazon

Biography

Berlin, Germany
German-born Henry Brandon was a character actor in American films, most often seen in villainous roles. His parents emigrated to the US shortly after his birth. His early interest in acting led him to study at the acclaimed Pasadena Community Playhouse. He landed the lead villain role in the Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy film Babes in Toyland (1934), and rapidly became a familiar and reliable heavy in pictures both large and small. In 1936 he adopted the stage name Henry Brandon after several years of being billed as either Henry or Harry Kleinbach. He captivated thriller audiences as the sinister Dr. Read more...

Actor

Character: Colosseum Spectator

The Sign of the Cross 1932

2
3
Character: Joe Dombrowski

Black Legion 1937

4
2
Character: Valentin - Man with Eye Patch

Three Comrades 1938

8
Character: Renouf - Another Deserter

Beau Geste 1939

1
Character: Capt. Laska

Buck Rogers 1939

1
12
Character: General Augustus Larue

The Ranger and the Lady 1940

2
3
Character: Ted Carver

Bad Man of Deadwood 1941

3
Character: Mariano Arguello

Ghost Treasure 1941

1
Character: Maj. Ruck

Edge of Darkness 1943

1
Character: Wapato

The Paleface 1948

2
Character: Kurinua

Wake of the Red Witch 1948

1
Character: Lt. Corpe

The Fighting O'Flynn 1949

1
Character: Cop at Crash Site

The War of the Worlds 1953

16
2
Character: Mr. Preen

The Caddy 1953

6
Character: Capt. Danette

Vera Cruz 1954

1
Character: Second Trenchcoat Man

Knock on Wood 1954

4
Character: Capt. Rugello

Casanova's Big Night 1954

2
7
1
Character: Cliff Sutton

Silent Fear 1956

1
0
1
Character: Acacius Page

Auntie Mame 1958

9
Character: Capt. Giles de Rais

Joan of Arc 1948

0
Character: Colonel Torezano

Suspicion 1957

0
Character: Vereker

Night Gallery 1969

0
0
0
0
Character: Himself / Chief Cicatrice aka 'Scar' )

Images of Indians: How Hollywood Stereotyped the Native American 2003

0
Character: Commander of the Hosts

The Ten Commandments 1956

0
Character: Dr. Douglas Stone

Suspense 1949

0
Character: Marquis de Raveneau

The Corsican Brothers 1941

0
Character: Chief Quanah Parker

Two Rode Together 1961

3
Character: Menicus

The Big Fisherman 1959

0
Character: Judd Buckley

Broken Arrow 1956

0
Character: Whit Ransome

Zane Grey Theater 1956

0