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Allan Sears (1887–1942)

Allan Sears was born on March 9, 1887 in San Antonio, Texas, USA as Alfred Sears. He was an actor, known for Heart o' the Hills (1919), Martyrs of the Alamo (1915) and The Boss Rider of Gun Creek (1936). He died on August 18, 1942 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Heart o' the Hills Jason Honeycutt
Martyrs of the Alamo David Crockett


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 1938 Down in 'Arkansaw'
Townsman (uncredited)
 1938 Cattle Raiders
Hayes (uncredited)
 1937 The Women Men Marry
Prison Guard (uncredited)
 1937 Exclusive
Rioter (uncredited)
 1937 Two-Fisted Sheriff
Laughing Bill Slagg (as Alan Sears)
 1937 Trapped
 1937 Battle of Greed
Tobacco Customer (uncredited)
 1936 Empty Saddles
Madden Henchman (uncredited)
 1936 The Boss Rider of Gun Creek
Henchman Slim (as Allen Sears)
 1936 For the Service
Henchman (uncredited)
 1936 Silly Billies
Henchman (uncredited)
 1936 Sunset of Power
Henchman Mack
 1935 The Singing Vagabond
Utah Joe
 1935 The Public Menace
Policeman (uncredited)
 1935 Justice of the Range
Henchman Pinto Carew (as Alan Sears)
 1935 Fighting Shadows
Gavin (uncredited)
 1935 Life Begins at 40
Townsman (uncredited)
 1935 The Revenge Rider
Henchman Lynch
 1935 In Spite of Danger
Cummings (uncredited)
 1935 The Whole Town's Talking
Policeman (uncredited)
 1935 Law Beyond the Range
Henchman Drag Cassidy (uncredited)
 1934 Mills of the Gods
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1934 Lady by Choice
Detective (uncredited)
 1934 Pursued
Mate (uncredited)
 1934 Name the Woman
 1934 Whom the Gods Destroy
Balkan Passenger (uncredited)
 1934 Murder in Trinidad
Hunter (uncredited)
 1934 Voice in the Night
Lineman Restraining Jackson (uncredited)
 1933 Secrets
Jake Houser
 1928 Hollywood Bound (Short)
Mr. Pratt - Hotel Manager (uncredited)
 1928 Into the Night
John Harding
 1928 Maude Muller (Short)
The Husband
 1928 The Midnight Adventure
Bart Gainsborough
 1928 The Man Who Laughs (uncredited)
 1928 When George Hops (Short)
 1928 Miss Information (Short)
The Head of the Firm
 1926 Into Her Kingdom
American Customer
 1925 The Scarlet Honeymoon
 1924 In Love with Love
Frank Oaks
 1923 Long Live the King
Bobby's Father
 1920 Rio Grande
Danny O'Neil
 1920 Judy of Rogue's Harbor
Jim Shuckles
 1919 Heart o' the Hills
Jason Honeycutt
 1919 Destiny
Lenn Haswell
 1919 Big Little Person
Gerald Staples
 1919 The Amateur Adventuress
Oliver Morley
 1918 Her Inspiration
Big Hank (as Allen Sears)
 1918 The Red, Red Heart
John DeWitt
 1918 The Kaiser, the Beast of Berlin
Capt. von Wohlbold
 1918 The City of Purple Dreams
Olaf Nikolay (as A.D. Sears)
 1917 The Gown of Destiny
Neil Cunningham
 1917 The Regenerates
Paul La Farge
 1917 The Savage
Captain McKeever (as Allen Sears)
 1917 The Desire of the Moth
Dick Marr (as Al Sears)
 1917 Madame Bo-Peep
Teddy Westlake (as A.D. Sears)
 1917 A Woman's Awakening
Allen Cotter (as A.D. Sears)
 1917 A Girl of the Timber Claims
Francis Ames (as A.D. Sears)
 1917 The Little Yank
Major Rushton (as A.D. Sears)
 1916 Children of the Feud
Jed Martin (as A.D. Sears)
 1916 A Sister of Six
Don Francisco Garcia (as A.D. Sears)
 1916 The Rummy
Managing Editor (as A.D. Sears)
 1916 Diane of the Follies
Jimmie Darcy (as A.D. Sears)
 1916 Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages
The Mercenary (as A.D. Sears)
 1916 Hell-to-Pay Austin
Fred (as A.D. Sears)
 1916 The Mystery of the Leaping Fish (Short)
Gent Rolling in Wealth (as A.D. Sears)
 1916 Reggie Mixes In
Sylvester Ringrose (as A.D. Sears)
 1916 Sold for Marriage
Ivan (as A.D. Sears)
 1915 The Bankhurst Mystery (Short)
Ramar - the Detective (as A.D. Sears)
 1915 The Opal Pin (Short)
Remar (as A.D. Sears)
 1915 Martyrs of the Alamo
David Crockett (as A.D. Sears)
 1915 The Penitentes
The Chief Brother (as A.D. Sears)
 1915 The Stronger Man (Short)
Stanley Hargrave - Cecil's Second Husband
 1915 The Family Doctor (Short)
Dr. Williston McGrew (as Allan D. Sears)
 1915 Hidden Crime (Short)
Horace Dunn (as A.D. Sears)
 1915 For His Pal (Short)
Jim Sears (as Allan D. Sears)
 1915 Editions de Luxe (Short)
Jack McCarthy - Detective (as Allan D. Sears)
 1915 The Little Boy Who Once Was He (Short)
Jim Foley (as Allan D. Sears)
 1915/I The Failure
Isaac Shuman (as A.D. Sears)
 1915 The Absentee
Sampson Rhodes / Might (as A.D. Sears)
 1915 The Lost House (Short)
Dr. Protheroe (as A.D. Sears)
 1915 The Birth of a Nation
Klansman (uncredited)
 1915 The Craven (Short)
Sykes (as A.D. Sears)
 1915 The Three Brothers (Short)
François Gaudet / Bob (as A.D. Sears)
 1914 False Pride (Short) (as E.D. Sears)
 1914 A Flight for a Fortune (Short)
Charles Brown (as E.D. Sears)
 1914 Granny (Short)
Ren Sears (as A.D. Sears)
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Alternate Names:

A.D. Sears | Alan Sears | Allan D. Sears | Allen Sears | Al Sears | E.D. Sears

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Lantern-jawed silent screen actor, discovered by D.W. Griffith. Had supporting roles in several key films, including as Davy Crockett in "Martyrs of the Alamo" (1915). Popped up in early talkies as a bit part player in westerns.

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