James Stewart

James Stewart

James Maitland "Jimmy" Stewart was an American film and stage actor, known for his distinctive voice and his everyman persona. Over the course of his career, he starred in many films widely considered classics and was nominated for five Academy Awards, winning one in competition and receiving one Lifetime Achievement award. He was a major MGM contract star. He also had a noted military career and was a World War II and Vietnam War veteran, who rose to the rank of Brigadier General in the United States Air Force Reserve. Throughout his seven decades in Hollywood, Stewart cultivated a versatile career and recognized screen image in such classics as Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, The Philadelphia Story, Harvey, It's a Wonderful Life, Shenandoah, Rear Window, Rope, The Man Who Knew Too Much, and Vertigo. He is the most represented leading actor on the AFI's 100 Years…100 Movies (10th Anniversary Edition) and AFI's 10 Top 10 lists. He is also the most represented leading actor on the 100 Greatest Movies of All Time list presented by Entertainment Weekly. As of 2007, ten of his films have been inducted into the United States National Film Registry. Stewart left his mark on a wide range of film genres, including westerns, suspense thrillers, family films, biographies and screwball comedies. He worked for a number of renowned directors later in his career, most notably Alfred Hitchcock, John Ford, Billy Wilder, Frank Capra, George Cukor, and Anthony Mann. He won many of the industry's highest honors and earned Lifetime Achievement awards from every major film organization. He died at age 89, leaving behind a legacy of classic performances, and is considered one of the finest actors of the "Golden Age of Hollywood". He was named the third Greatest Male Star of All Time by the American Film Institute.
    Known for
    Acting
    Place of birth
    Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA
    Birthday
    5/20/1908
Anatomy of a Murder
Anatomy of a Murder
7.8
Vertigo
Vertigo
8.2
Rear Window
Rear Window
8.4
The Man Who Knew Too Much
The Man Who Knew Too Much
7.5
Rope
Rope
8
It's a Wonderful Life
It's a Wonderful Life
8.3
Bell, Book and Candle
Bell, Book and Candle
6.5
The Flight of the Phoenix
The Flight of the Phoenix
7.2
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
7.9
The Shop Around the Corner
The Shop Around the Corner
8.2
Firecreek
Firecreek
6.4
The Naked Spur
The Naked Spur
6.9
Shenandoah
Shenandoah
6.8
Harvey
Harvey
7.7
Night Passage
Night Passage
6.3
Two Rode Together
Two Rode Together
6.4
Call Northside 777
Call Northside 777
6.6
Come Live with Me
Come Live with Me
7.2
The Cheyenne Social Club
The Cheyenne Social Club
6.5
Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation
Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation
6.3
Bandolero!
Bandolero!
6.5
Winchester '73
Winchester '73
7.3
Dear Brigitte
Dear Brigitte
6.4
Broken Arrow
Broken Arrow
6.7
Thunder Bay
Thunder Bay
6.1
The Stratton Story
The Stratton Story
6.8
Destry Rides Again
Destry Rides Again
7.2
Strategic Air Command
Strategic Air Command
6.1
No Highway
No Highway
6.9
Carbine Williams
Carbine Williams
6.3
Take Her, She's Mine
Take Her, She's Mine
5
Bend of the River
Bend of the River
6.8
The Rare Breed
The Rare Breed
6
Fools' Parade
Fools' Parade
7.1
The Glenn Miller Story
The Glenn Miller Story
6.9
The Man from Laramie
The Man from Laramie
7.1
Pot o' Gold
Pot o' Gold
5.5
The Far Country
The Far Country
6.9
The Spirit of St. Louis
The Spirit of St. Louis
6.6
The FBI Story
The FBI Story
6
Mr. Krueger's Christmas
Mr. Krueger's Christmas
6.3
Magic Town
Magic Town
6.7
The Mountain Road
The Mountain Road
6.3
The Jackpot
The Jackpot
6.9
Tomorrow's Drivers
Tomorrow's Drivers
5
No Time for Comedy
No Time for Comedy
6.1
Speed
Speed
5.8
Sentimental Journey
6
Harvey
Harvey
6.8
Flashing Spikes
Flashing Spikes
6
Winning Your Wings
Winning Your Wings
5.7
Green Horizons
Green Horizons
5
James Stewart: A Wonderful Life
James Stewart: A Wonderful Life
6
Thunderbolt
Thunderbolt
6.2
And Then There Were Four
And Then There Were Four
5
Happy 100th Birthday, Hollywood
Happy 100th Birthday, Hollywood
8
Fellow Americans
6
Stewart & Mitchum: The Two Faces of America
Stewart & Mitchum: The Two Faces of America
6
Cheyenne Autumn Trail
Cheyenne Autumn Trail
0
A Beverly Hills Christmas
A Beverly Hills Christmas
6
The Mortal Storm
The Mortal Storm
7.1
An American Tail: Fievel Goes West
An American Tail: Fievel Goes West
6.3
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
7.8
Ziegfeld Girl
Ziegfeld Girl
6.7
You Gotta Stay Happy
You Gotta Stay Happy
6.4
Vivacious Lady
Vivacious Lady
6.9
You Can't Take It with You
You Can't Take It with You
7.5
The Last Gangster
The Last Gangster
6.3
Born to Dance
Born to Dance
5.9
Malaya
Malaya
6.5
It's a Wonderful World
It's a Wonderful World
6.5
Made for Each Other
Made for Each Other
6.2
The Shopworn Angel
The Shopworn Angel
7.4
Of Human Hearts
Of Human Hearts
5.8
Next Time We Love
Next Time We Love
6.4
Navy Blue and Gold
Navy Blue and Gold
5.9
Seventh Heaven
Seventh Heaven
6.6
The Ice Follies of 1939
The Ice Follies of 1939
5.6
Right of Way
Right of Way
7.3
The Making of 'The Man Who Knew Too Much'
The Making of 'The Man Who Knew Too Much'
6.4
Important News
Important News
6
Christmas Unwrapped: The History of Christmas
Christmas Unwrapped: The History of Christmas
6.3
AFI Life Achievement Award: 50th Anniversary Special
AFI Life Achievement Award: 50th Anniversary Special
8
The Philadelphia Story
The Philadelphia Story
7.6
After the Thin Man
After the Thin Man
7.4
On Our Merry Way
On Our Merry Way
5.5
The American West of John Ford
The American West of John Ford
6.3
No Angel: A Life of Marlene Dietrich
No Angel: A Life of Marlene Dietrich
6
Hollywood Goes to Town
Hollywood Goes to Town
7
Frank Capra's 'It's a Wonderful Life': A Personal Remembrance
6
The Shootist
The Shootist
7.1
Wife vs. Secretary
Wife vs. Secretary
6.9
10,000 Kids and a Cop
6
Warner at War
Warner at War
7
The Making of 'It's a Wonderful Life'
6
The Size of Legends, The Soul of Myth
0
Rose Marie
Rose Marie
6.2
Frank Capra Jr. Remembers... You Can't Take It With You
Frank Capra Jr. Remembers... You Can't Take It With You
0
The Greatest Show on Earth
The Greatest Show on Earth
6.3
The Murder Man
The Murder Man
7
The Gorgeous Hussy
The Gorgeous Hussy
5
John Ford & Monument Valley
John Ford & Monument Valley
1
Art Trouble
Art Trouble
6.5
The Magic of Lassie
The Magic of Lassie
5.4
Fonda on Fonda
6
Son of Dinosaurs
Son of Dinosaurs
6.3
The Big Sleep
The Big Sleep
5.9
Small Town Girl
Small Town Girl
6.2
Screen Snapshots Series 17, No. 12
6
'Rear Window' Ethics: Remembering and Restoring a Hitchcock Classic
'Rear Window' Ethics: Remembering and Restoring a Hitchcock Classic
7.3
Airport '77
Airport '77
5.6
Cheyenne Autumn
Cheyenne Autumn
6.7
How the West Was Won
How the West Was Won
7
X-15
X-15
5.9
That's Entertainment!
That's Entertainment!
7.3
I Am Alfred Hitchcock
I Am Alfred Hitchcock
6.9
All-Star Party for Frank Sinatra
All-Star Party for Frank Sinatra
6
All-Star Party for Burt Reynolds
6
Rope Unleashed
Rope Unleashed
6.9
Grace Kelly: The American Princess
Grace Kelly: The American Princess
6.5
Hitchcock, Selznick and the End of Hollywood
7.6
Blow-Ups of 1947
Blow-Ups of 1947
6.3
Obsessed with Vertigo: New Life for Hitchcock's Masterpiece
Obsessed with Vertigo: New Life for Hitchcock's Masterpiece
7
James Bond: The First 21 Years
James Bond: The First 21 Years
5
Screen Snapshots (Series 16, No. 1)
6
Screen Snapshots Series 18, No. 8
4
All Star Party for Lucille Ball
6
CBS Salutes Lucy: The First 25 Years
CBS Salutes Lucy: The First 25 Years
6
Hell's Highway: The True Story of Highway Safety Films
Hell's Highway: The True Story of Highway Safety Films
5.6
Directed by John Ford
Directed by John Ford
6.8
The Romance of Celluloid
The Romance of Celluloid
7
A New Romance of Celluloid: The Miracle of Sound
A New Romance of Celluloid: The Miracle of Sound
6.7
Hollywood Hobbies
Hollywood Hobbies
5.6
Breakdowns of 1941
Breakdowns of 1941
7
La Classe américaine
La Classe américaine
7.7
Preminger: Anatomy of a Filmmaker
Preminger: Anatomy of a Filmmaker
7.7
Rat Pack
Rat Pack
9
Hedda Hopper's Hollywood
Hedda Hopper's Hollywood
6
Happy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBC
Happy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBC
6
The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies
The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies
8.5
Cavalcade of the Academy Awards
Cavalcade of the Academy Awards
6.5
This Is Bob Hope...
This Is Bob Hope...
8
Hollywood: Style Center of the World
Hollywood: Style Center of the World
5.5
Frank Capra's American Dream
Frank Capra's American Dream
6
Oops, Those Hollywood Bloopers!
Oops, Those Hollywood Bloopers!
6
1939: Hollywood's Greatest Year
1939: Hollywood's Greatest Year
7.5
The Dean Martin Christmas Show
The Dean Martin Christmas Show
7.6
Showbiz Goes to War
Showbiz Goes to War
0
Hollywood: The Dream Factory
Hollywood: The Dream Factory
6
That's Entertainment, Part II
That's Entertainment, Part II
6.8
Casino Jack and the United States of Money
Casino Jack and the United States of Money
7.1
Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?
Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?
5.7
Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage
Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage
6.5
Night of 100 Stars III
Night of 100 Stars III
6
Night of 100 Stars
Night of 100 Stars
6
Night of 100 Stars II
Night of 100 Stars II
8
And the Oscar Goes to...
And the Oscar Goes to...
7.1
Logo
Nuxt Movies
Made with

Data provided by 

This project uses the TMDB API but is not endorsed or certified by TMDB.

Language: