Fred Groves (8 August 1880 – 4 June 1955) was a British actor. On stage from 1896, he appeared in the original West End production of Noël Coward's Cavalcade (1931-2); and was a leading man in silent films, latterly becoming a character player in movies. He appeared in the 1925 play Number 17 in the West End.
Movies & TV shows
Adam is a New York City defense lawyer. The British war buddy who saved his life at Anzio Beach is in trouble with the law in England after receiving a cable. Adam was told by his secretary to go to E...
My Brother's Keeper
George Martin escaped from the police and was taken to Willie Stannard. George has to find a way to escape from Willie after using a clever plan to get railway tickets.
My Brother Jonathan
Jonathan wanted to become a great surgeon and marry Edie. He had to start work as a partner in a poor general practice in the Black Country after his father's death. Harold, Jonathan's brother who was...
An Ideal Husband
A politician is going to expose something. If he exposes the speculation as a fraud, a woman who has invested heavily in the shady venture threatens to uncover a damaging secret in the politician's pa...
Pre-war intelligence man Tommy Blythe interrupts his honeymoon to investigate the discovery of vital Air Ministry blueprints on a woman killed in a London road accident. The trail leads to a boarding ...
Dramatization of the first climbing of the Matterhorn in 1865.
London's jewel thieves are protected by a fence, who will expose any thief who crosses him. Desperate, Scotland Yard re-hirs ex-Inspector Barrabal who, as a known drunkard, is ideally suited to go und...
The Old Curiosity Shop
An elderly shop-keeper and his grand-daughter are threatened by a rich, mean-spirited dwarf and decide to flee across England to escape him. They are pursued by the shop-keeper's brother, who wants to...
The Ghost Camera
When a photograph is taken at the scene of a murder, the camera is tossed out of a castle window to destroy the evidence and lands in the back of a passing car belonging to chemist John Gray who becom...
Out of the Blue
Impoverished aristocrat's daughter Tommy Tucker is in love with radio announcer Bill Coverdale, but he is engaged to her more glamorous sister Angela, who he does not love. Seeking escape from this ho...
Sally in Our Alley
A man is looking for a woman he believes died in the First World War.
When Matt Denant finds himself wrongly imprisoned for manslaughter, he takes an opportunity to escape from jail during a foggy day and is forced to rely on the goodwill of local people to remain a fug...
During the First World War a British unit take up a new position in a trench unaware that the Germans are laying a mine underneath it.
Maria Marten or The Mystery of the Red Barn
A wealthy landowner kills his pregnant mistress and buries her body, but his mother has a strange dream that just may bring his crime to light. Based on an actual murder that happened in 1828.