Birth Name: Ernest Barton MacLane
Date of Birth: December 25, 1902
Date of Death: January 1, 1969
Number of Films Barton MacLane Made with Humphrey Bogart: 6
Barton MacLane is a memorable guy. Large, gruff, and generally projecting a face that makes you assume that his stomach has been sour for several hours, MacLane was a staple tough guy in Hollywood films and television for five decades.
While many recognize MacLane from his role as Lieutenant MacBride in the Torchy film series, or his extended run as General Peterson on I Dream of Jeannie, I would guess that most casual Classic Film fans know him from his work alongside of Bogart in The Maltese Falcon, High Sierra, and The Treasure of the Sierra Madre.
MacLane has been an actor that I’ve long planned on placing into The Usual Suspects. While most of his characters in Bogart films – either…
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