Lady Eve's Reel Life
Posted by The Lady Eve on Dec 16, 2018
Big, blustery George Bancroft was in his mid-40s when he became a film star, breaking out in 1927 with a linchpin performance as mob boss "Bull Weed" in Underworld, Josef von Sternberg's prototypical gangster film. Bancroft was third-billed under dependably wooden Clive Brook, fluttery leading lady read more
Old Hollywood Films
Posted by Amanda Garrett on Mar 21, 2015
George Bancroft is remembered today for his memorable supporting roles in films like Angels with Dirty Faces (1938), but, throughout his colorful life, Bancroft was a silent film star, a rancher and a Naval hero.
George Bancroft is a familiar face to many old Hollywood films fans for his stella read more