R. G. Armstrong

R. G. Armstrong

  • Born on
    • April 7th, 1917
  • Died on
    • July 27th, 2012
Robert Golden Armstrong was an American actor and playwright. A veteran character actor who appeared in dozens of Westerns over the course of his 40-year career, he may be best remembered for his work with director Sam Peckinpah.

Starring R. G. Armstrong on Plex


Acting (43 Credits)

1999Purgatory as Coachman
1996Don't Look Back as Parish
1995Payback as Mac
1993Warlock: The Armageddon as FranksWatch Free
1990Dick Tracy as Pruneface
1987Predator as Major General Homer Phillips
1987Bulletproof as Miles Blackburn
1986Jocks as Coach Bettlebom
1986The Best of Times as Schutte
1984Children of the Corn as Diehl
1983Lone Wolf McQuade as T. Tyler
1982The Beast Within as Doc Schoonmaker
1982Hammett as Lt. O'Mara
1982The Shadow Riders as Sheriff Miles Gillette
1981Evilspeak as Sarge
1981The Pursuit of D.B. Cooper as Dempsey
1981Raggedy Man as Rigby
1981Reds as Government Agent
1980Where the Buffalo Roam as Judge Simpson
1978Heaven Can Wait as General Manager
1978Devil Dog: The Hound of Hell as Dunworth
1977The Pack as Cobb
1977The Car as Amos Clements
1977Mr. Billion as Sheriff T.C. Bishop
1976Stay Hungry as Thor Erickson
1975Race with the Devil as Sheriff Taylor
1975White Line Fever as Prosecutor
1975Mean Johnny Barrows as RichardWatch Free
1974Boss Nigger as Mayor Griffin
1973My Name Is Nobody as Honest John
1973White Lightning as Big Bear
1973Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid as Ollinger
1972The Great Northfield Minnesota Raid as Clell Miller
1972The Final Comedown as Mr. FreemanWatch Free
1970The Ballad of Cable Hogue as Quittner
1970The Great White Hope as Captain Dan
1966El Dorado as Kevin MacDonald
1965Major Dundee as Reverend Dahlstrom
1962Ride the High Country as Joshua Knudsen
1960The Fugitive Kind as Sheriff Jordan Talbott
1959No Name on the Bullet as Asa Canfield
1958From Hell to Texas as Hunter Boyd
1956Baby Doll as Townsman Sid (voice) (uncredited)


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