Robert Keith

Robert Keith

  • Born on
    • February 10th, 1898
  • Died on
    • December 22nd, 1966
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Robert Keith (February 10, 1898 – December 22, 1966) was an American stage and film actor who appeared in several dozen films, mostly in the 1950s as a character actor. He is noted for his performance as the weak-willed father in Fourteen Hours (1951), as a tough cop in Guys and Dolls (1955), and his performance in the 1953 film The Wild One, starring Marlon Brando, in which he played the ineffectual sheriff and father of Brando's love interest. Keith also had a starring role in Douglas Sirk's Written on the Wind. He had roles on television, including a role as Richard Kimble's father in The Fugitive and lead roles on episodes of Alfred Hitchcock Presents ("Ten O'Clock Tiger") and The Twilight Zone ("The Masks"). Description above from the Wikipedia article Robert Keith (actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Acting (26 Credits)

1961Posse from Hell as Captain Jeremiah Brown
1960Cimarron as Sam Pegler
1959They Came to Cordura as Col. Rogers
1958The Lineup as Julian
1957Men in War as The Colonel
1957My Man Godfrey as Alexander Bullock
1956Written on the Wind as Jasper Hadley
1956Ransom! as Police Chief Jim Backett
1956Between Heaven and Hell as Col. Cousins
1955Love Me or Leave Me as Bernard V. Loomis
1955Underwater! as Father Cannon
1955Guys and Dolls as Lt. Brannigan
1954Drum Beat as Bill Satterwhite
1954Young at Heart as Gregory Tuttle
1953The Wild One as Harry Bleeker
1953Battle Circus as Le Lieutenant-Colonel Hillary Whalters
1953Small Town Girl as Judge Gordon Kimbell
1951I Want You as Thomas Greer
1951Here Comes the Groom as George Degnan
1951Fourteen Hours as Paul E. Cosick
1950Woman on the Run as Inspector Martin Ferris
1950Edge of Doom as Mandel
1950Branded as T. Jefferson Leffingwell
1949My Foolish Heart as Henry Winters
1947Boomerang! as 'Mac' McCreery
1930Abraham Lincoln as Union Courier (uncredited)

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