Frederick Burton

Oct 20, 1871


A former opera singer, tall, dignified Frederick Burton began making films in 1919. One of Burton's better early movie roles was Matthew Cuthbert in the silent version of Anne of Green Gables (1919). In the first years of the talkie era, he was seen in such sizeable roles as Pa Basom in The Big Trail (1930) and Samuel Griffiths in An American… More


Frederick Burton Videos

2 minutes 55 seconds
Shipmates Forever
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Mr. Smith Goes To Washington
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Babes On Broadway
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