Aileen Pringle

1895 - 1989

The actress Aileen Pringle was born into a very rich family. She already began her acting career in 1916 at the theater before she rose to one of Americas darlings from 1920.

To her first movies belong "The Cost" (20), "Earthbound" (20), "Stolen Moments" (20) with Rudolph Valentino and "My American Wife" (22). 
When she signed a contract with a major sturio she became a star. She was convincing the audience with appearances in "The Tiger's Claw" (23), "In the Palace of the King" (23), "Three Weeks" (24) - which represented her final breakthrough, "His Hour" (24), "A Thief in Paradise" (25), "A Kiss in the Dark" (25), "The Wilderness Woman" (26), "Adam and Evil" (27), "Body and Soul" (27) and "Dream of Love" (28).

In the talkies she also took part in many productions but her roles became visibly smaller. To her most popular productions of the 30's belong "Soldiers and Women" (30), "Murder at Midnight" (31), "The Phantom of Crestwood" (32), "Jane Eyre" (34), "The Unguarded Hour" (36), "The Last of Mrs. Cheyney" (37), "Man-Proof" (38), "Too Hot to Handle" (38) and "The Women" (39).

In the 40's followed her last appearances in front of the camera, among them "Appointment for Love" (41), "The Youngest Profession" (43) and "Laura" (44).

Aileen Pringle was among others married with the writer James M. Cain - author of "The Postman Always Rings Twice".

Other movies with Aileen Pringle:
The Sport of Kings (20) Oath-Bound (22) The Strangers' Banquet (22) The Christian (23) Souls for Sale (23) Don't Marry for Money (23) Name the Man (24) True As Steel (24) His Hour (24) The Wife of the Centaur (24) One Year to Live (25) Wildfire (25) The Mystic (25) Soul Mates (25) Tin Gods (26) The Great Deception (26) Tea for Three (27) Wickedness Preferred (28) Beau Broadway (28) The Baby Cyclone (28) A Single Man (29) Night Parade (29) Wall Street (29) Puttin' on the Ritz (30) Prince of Diamonds (30) Subway Express (31) Convicted (31) Police Court (32) The Age of Consent (32) The Bride's Bereavement or The Snake in the Grass (32) By Appointment Only (33) Love past Thirty (34) Once to Every Bachelor (34) Sons of Steel (34) Vanessa: Her Love Story (35) Wife vs. Secretary (36) Piccadilly Jim (36) Wanted: Jane Turner (36) Criminal Lawyer (37) John Meade's Woman (37) Thanks for Listening (37) She's No Lady (37) Nothing Sacred (37) The Hardys Ride High (39) Calling Dr. Kildare (39) Should a Girl Marry? (39) The Night of Nights (39) They Died with Their Boots On (41) Dr. Gillespie's Criminal Case (43) Happy Land (43) Since You Went Away (44) A Wave, a WAC and a Marine (44)