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Anita Page (1910–2008)


Beautiful Anita Page was one of the most famous and popular leading ladies during the last years of the silent screen and the first years of the talkie era. She was best known for starring in The Broadway Melody (1929), the first sound film to win the Academy Award for Best Picture. Her leading men included the likes of John Gilbert, Clark Gable, ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Broadway Melody
The Broadway Melody Queenie Mahoney
(1929)
War Nurse
War Nurse Joy
(1930)
The Big Cage
The Big Cage Lilian Langley
(1933)
Night Court
Night Court Mary Thomas
(1932)

Filmography

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 2010 Frankenstein Rising
Elizabeth Frankenstein
 2004 Bob's Night Out
Socialite
 2002 The Crawling Brain (Video)
Grandma Anita Kroger
 2000 Witchcraft XI: Sisters in Blood (Video)
Sister Seraphina
 1996 Sunset After Dark
Anita Bronson
 1961 The Runaway
Nun
 1936 Hitch Hike to Heaven
Claudia Revelle
 1933 I Have Lived
Jean St. Clair
 1933 The Big Cage
Lilian Langley
 1933 Soldiers of the Storm
Natalie
 1933 Jungle Bride
Doris Evans
 1932 Prosperity
Helen Praskins Warren
 1932 Skyscraper Souls
Jenny
 1932 Night Court
Mary Thomas
 1932 Are You Listening?
Sally O'Neil
 1931 Under Eighteen
Sophie
 1931 The Christmas Party (Short)
Anita Page (uncredited)
 1931 Sidewalks of New York
Margie
 1931 Gentleman's Fate
Ruth Corrigan
 1931 The Easiest Way
Peg
 1931 Reducing
Vivian Truffle
 1930 War Nurse
Joy
 1930 Little Accident
Isabel
 1930 Our Blushing Brides
Connie Blair
 1930 Caught Short
Genevieve Jones
 1930 Free and Easy
Elvira
 1930 Great Day
 1929 Navy Blues
Alice
 1929 Speedway
Patricia 'Pat' Bonner
 1929 Our Modern Maidens
Kentucky
 1929 The Broadway Melody
Queenie Mahoney
 1929 The Flying Fleet
Anita Hastings
 1928 While the City Sleeps
Myrtle Sullivan
 1928 Telling the World
Chrystal Malone
 1927 Beach Nuts (Short)
 1926 Love 'Em and Leave 'Em (uncredited)
 1925 A Kiss for Cinderella (uncredited)
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Height:

5' 2" (1.57 m)
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Trivia:

Her father had an electrical contracting business in Murray Hill, Flushing, New York City. He helped Anita get into pictures because he had done some lighting work for a studio in Astoria and knew somebody who promised to do what he could for Anita. The first screen name she used briefly was Anita Rivers. See more »

Nickname:

The Girl With the Most Beautiful Face in Hollywood

Star Sign:

Leo

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