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Dorothy Mathews (1912–1977)

Dorothy Mathews was born on February 13, 1912 in New York City, New York, USA. She was an actress and producer, known for The Doorway to Hell (1930), The Way of All Men (1930) and Sweetie (1929). She was married to Donald Davis. She died on May 18, 1977 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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The Doorway to Hell Doris Ricarno
Sweetie Actress


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 1947 Millie's Daughter
Sandra (uncredited)
 1935 Navy Wife
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1935 The Gay Deception
Linen Maid (uncredited)
 1933 Strictly Personal (uncredited)
 1932 Wayward
Showgirl (uncredited)
 1930 The Widow from Chicago
Cora (uncredited)
 1930 The Truth About Youth
Cherry - Blonde Party Girl (uncredited)
 1930 One Night at Susie's
Chorus Girl (uncredited)
 1930 The Doorway to Hell
Doris Ricarno
 1930 Scarlet Pages
Mary's Receptionist (uncredited)
 1930 The Way of All Men
 1930 Son of the Gods
Alice Hart (uncredited)
 1929 Sweetie
 1929 Love Birds (Short)
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1928 A Girl in Every Port
Girl #2 in Panama City (uncredited)
 1926 Love 'Em and Leave 'Em
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American actress, in comedy roles on Broadway from 1931. Briefly a leading lady in films of the early 30's, notably opposite Lew Ayres in The Doorway to Hell (1930).

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