~Betty Compson~

Born: March 19, 1897 in Beaver, UT, USA
Died: April 18, Glendale, CA, USA
~Silent Filmography~
~The Los Angeles Times, 1974~
Betty Compson, the blond superstar of the silent screen, began her career as violinist in vaudeville.

She made dozens of movies for director Al Christie beginning in 1915 with "Wanted: A Leading Lady."

Compson, who starred with many of the leading actors and actress of the silent screen era, made a
successful transition into the talking film era, starring in the first RKO talkie, "Street Girl," in 1929.

— Los Angeles Times April 23, 1974
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The Docks of New York (1928) .... Mae
Court-Martial (1928) .... Belle Starr
Life's Mockery (1928) .... Kit Miller/Isabelle Fullerton
... aka Reform
The Masked Angel (1928) .... Betty
... aka Her Love Cottage (UK)
The Desert Bride (1928) .... Diane Duval
The Big City (1928) .... Helen - Movie Still Code: 346-X
Cheating Cheaters (1927) .... Nan Carey
Love Me and the World Is Mine (1927) .... Mitzel
... aka The Affairs of Hannerl (USA: alternative title)
Temptations of a Shop Girl (1927) .... Ruth Harrington
Say It with Diamonds (1927) .... Betty Howard
The Ladybird (1927) .... Diane Wyman
The Belle of Broadway (1926) .... Marie Duval
The Wise Guy (1926) .... Hula Kate
... aka Into the Night (UK)
... aka Wise Guy (USA)
The Palace of Pleasure (1926) .... Lola Montez
Counsel for the Defense (1925) .... Katherine West
The Pony Express (1925) .... Molly Jones
Paths to Paradise (1925) .... Molly
Beggar on Horseback (1925) .... Princess in Pantomime
Eve's Secret (1925) .... Eve
New Lives for Old (1925) .... Olympe
Locked Doors (1925) .... Mrs. Norman 'Mary Reid' Carter
The Garden of Weeds (1924) .... Dorothy Delbridge
The Fast Set (1924) .... Margaret Stone
The Female (1924) .... Dalla
Ramshackle House (1924) .... Pen Broome
The Enemy Sex (1924) .... Dodo Baxter
The Prude's Fall (1924)
... aka Dangerous Virtue (USA)
Miami (1924) .... Joan Bruce
The Stranger (1924) .... Peggy Bowlin
The Woman with Four Faces (1923) .... Elizabeth West
The Rustle of Silk (1923) .... Lala De Breeze
The White Flower (1923) .... Konia Markham
The Royal Oak (1923) .... Lady Mildred Cholmondeley
The White Shadow (1923) .... Nancy Brent/Georgina Brent
... aka White Shadows (USA)
Woman to Woman (1923) .... Louise Boucher/Deloryse
Hollywood (1923) ... Herself
Kick In (1922) .... Molly Brandon
To Have and to Hold (1922) .... Lady Jocelyn Leigh
The Bonded Woman (1922) .... Angela Gaskell
Always the Woman (1922) .... Celia Thaxter
Over the Border (1922) .... Jen Galbraith
The Green Temptation (1922) .... Joan/Genelle/Coralyn Parker
The Law and the Woman (1922) .... Margaret Rolfe
The Little Minister (1921) .... Lady Babbie
Ladies Must Live (1921) .... Christine Bleeker
At the End of the World (1921) .... Cherry O'Day
For Those We Love (1921) .... Bernice Arnold
Prisoners of Love (1921) .... Blanche Davis

The Miracle Man (1919) .... Rose
The Devil's Trail (1919) .... Rose
The Little Diplomat (1919) .... Phyllis Dare
The Light of Victory (1919) .... Jane Ravenslee
The Prodigal Liar (1919) .... Hope Deering
Terror of the Range (1919) .... Thelma Grant
The Sheriff (1918/I) .... School teacher
Border Raiders (1918) .... Rose Hardy
All Dressed Up (1918)
Never Surprise Your Wife (1918)
Betty's Adventure (1918) .... Betty
Somebody's Baby (1918)
Here Comes the Groom (1918) (unconfirmed)
Circumstantial Evidence (1918)
Whose Wife? (1918)
Many a Slip (1918)
Cupid's Camouflage (1917)
Help! Help! Police! (1917)
Their Seaside Tangle (1917)
Betty Wakes Up (1917) .... Sally
Almost Divorced (1917)
Nearly a Papa (1917)
Love and Locksmiths (1917)
Almost a Bigamist (1917)
Betty's Big Idea (1917)
Crazy by Proxy (1917)
A Smoky Love Affair (1917)
Won in a Cabaret (1917)
Down by the Sea (1917)
Five Little Widows (1917)
A Bold, Bad Knight (1917)
Almost a Scandal (1917)
Those Wedding Bells (1917)
His Last Pill (1917)
Father's Bright Idea (1917)
Suspended Sentence (1917)
Sauce for the Goose (1917)
As Luck Would Have It (1917)
Out for the Coin (1917)
Hubby's Night Out (1917)
Small Change (1917)
Her Friend, the Chauffeur (1917)
Her Crooked Career (1917)
Cupid's Uppercut (1916)
Hist! At Six O'Clock (1916)
Sea Nymphs (1916)
Some Kid (1916)
Her Sun-Kissed Hero (1916)
A Brass-Buttoned Romance (1916)
Nearly a Hero (1916)
Dad's Masterpiece (1916)
When Clubs Were Trumps (1916)
He Loved the Ladies (1916)
That Doggone Baby (1916)
He Wouldn't Tip (1916)
The Making Over of Mother (1916)
Those Primitive Days (1916)
Inoculating Hubby (1916)
His Baby (1916)
The Browns See the Fair (1916)
Almost a Widow (1916)
Wanted: A Husband (1916)
All Over a Stocking (1916) .... The Stenographer
Her Celluloid Hero (1916)
Wooing of Aunt Jemima (1916)
He's a Devil (1916)
Potts Bungles Again (1916)
Lem's College Career (1916)
The Newlyweds' Mix-Up (1916)
Eddie's Night Out (1916)
A Leap Year Tangle (1916)
He Almost Eloped (1916)
The Janitor's Busy Day (1916)
A Friend, But a Star Boarder (1916)
Love and Vaccination (1916)
The Deacon's Waterloo (1916)
When Lizzie Disappeared (1916)
Cupid Trims His Lordship (1916)
Her Friend, the Doctor (1916)
When the Losers Won (1916)
A Quiet Supper for Four (1916)
Her Steady Carfare (1916)
Mingling Spirits (1916)
Jed's Trip to the Fair (1916)
Lovers and Lunatics (1916)
Some Chaperone (1915)
Love and a Savage (1915)
Where the Heather Blooms (1915) .... Lady Mary
Their Quiet Honeymoon (1915)
Wanted: A Leading Lady (1915)