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Robert Emmett O'Connor
Robert Emmett O'Connor
(March 18, 1885 – September 4, 1962) was an American film actor.[1] He appeared in 204 films between 1919 and 1950. He is probably best known as the warmhearted bootlegger Paddy Ryan in The Public Enemy
The Public Enemy
(1931) and as Detective Sergeant Henderson pursuing the Marx Brothers
Marx Brothers
in A Night at the Opera (1935). He also appeared as Jonesy, (the older Paramount gate guard) in Billy Wilder's 1950 film Sunset Boulevard. He also made a cameo appearance at the very beginning and very end of the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
cartoon short Who Killed Who?
Who Killed Who?
(1943). Partial filmography[edit]

Pay Your Dues (1919) His Royal Slyness
His Royal Slyness
(1920); uncredited Never Weaken
Never Weaken
(1921) Tin Gods
Tin Gods
(1926) Dressed to Kill (1928) The Noose (1928) The Singing Fool
The Singing Fool
(1928) Smiling Irish Eyes
Smiling Irish Eyes
(1929) The Office Scandal
The Office Scandal
(1929) The Isle of Lost Ships (1929) Framed (1930) The Big House (1930) Our Blushing Brides
Our Blushing Brides
(1930) Paid (1930) Shooting Straight
Shooting Straight
(1930) The Big Fight (1930) The Single Sin (1931) The Public Enemy
The Public Enemy
(1931) The Public Defender
The Public Defender
(1931) Fanny Foley Herself
Fanny Foley Herself
(1931) The Big Timer (1932) Night World (1932) The Dark Horse (1932) American Madness
American Madness
(1932) Blonde Venus
Blonde Venus
(1932) The Kid from Spain
The Kid from Spain
(1932) Frisco Jenny
Frisco Jenny
(1932) Picture Snatcher
Picture Snatcher
(1933) Midnight Mary
Midnight Mary
(1933) Lady for a Day
Lady for a Day
(1933) Penthouse (1933) The Big Shakedown
The Big Shakedown
(1934) Bottoms Up (1934) Let 'Em Have It
Let 'Em Have It
(1935) Waterfront Lady
Waterfront Lady
(1935) A Night at the Opera (1935) The Lone Wolf Returns (1935) Waikiki Wedding
Waikiki Wedding
(1937) The Frame-Up (1937) Girl Overboard (1937) The Streets of New York (1939) Tight Shoes (1941) Air Raid Wardens (1943) Whistling in Brooklyn
Whistling in Brooklyn
(1943) Boys' Ranch (1946) The Bride Goes Wild
The Bride Goes Wild
(1948) Sunset Boulevard (1950)


^ "Robert Emmett O'Connor". NY Times. Retrieved March 2, 2013. 

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WorldCat Identities VIAF: 18751076 LCCN: n87896387 MusicBrainz: 4fe80777-e8c3-46e4-a86a-c04443e73131

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