|Born||Nov 22, 1901|
New York City, NY
|Died||Nov 21, 1982|
Laguna Hills, CA
|Age||Died at 81|
|Known for||Shop-soiled blondes, secretaries, confidantes|
|Top Roles||Car Owner Mistaken for Madeleine, Mrs. Maggie Biederhof, Asylum Inmate, Mrs. Walters, Mrs. Pettijohn|
|Top Genres||Drama, Comedy, Romance, Crime, Film Adaptation, Musical|
|Top Topics||Book-Based, Romance (Drama), Mistaken Identity|
|Top Collaborators||Hal B. Wallis (Producer), Anatole Litvak (Director), Jack Mower, Lloyd Bacon (Director)|
|Shares birthday with||Geraldine Page, Michael Callan, Howard Petrie see more..|
Lee Patrick Overview:
Character actress, Lee Patrick, was born on Nov 22, 1901 in New York City, NY. Patrick died at the age of 81 on Nov 21, 1982 in Laguna Hills, CA .
Lee Patrick was a plain but peppy American actress, hard on the heels of Veda Ann Borg and Gladys George in the shop-soiled blonde stakes, although not quite in the same mold, being just as likely to turn up as secretary (supremely as Girl-Friday Effie in The Maltese Falcon, a role she amusingly reprised 34 years later in The Black Bird), or confidante. She died from a heart attack.(Source: available at Amazon Quinlan's Illustrated Dictionary of Film Character Actors).
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Day 21 of Noirvember: RememberingBy shadowsandsatin on Nov 21, 2017 From Shadows and Satin
With Bogart in The Maltese Falcon. She was Effie Perine in The Maltese Falcon (1941). Maggie Biederhof in Mildred Pierce (1945). Elvira Powell in Caged (1950). could do it all. Undeniably talented but woefully underrated, Patrick died on today?s date in 1982, just one day before her 81st... Read full article
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Lee Patrick Quotes:
Sam Spade: Yes, sweetheart?
Effie Perine: There's a girl wants to see you. Her name's Wonderly.
Sam Spade: A customer?
Effie Perine: I guess so. You'll want to see her anyway. She's a knockout.
Elvira Powell: I didn't know what kind of a heel Harper is. She's like a cop I was sweet on once. He had to work guys over for no reason at all, just because it made him feel important. If I'd known I wouldn't have started on you.
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