Arliss Howard

Highest Rated:
94% Moneyball (2011)
Lowest Rated:
0% Weapons (2007)
Birthday:
Oct 18
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
American actor Arliss Howard was born in Missouri, but he became well known to moviegoers of 1987 as a Texan named "Cowboy" in Stanley Kubrick's Vietnam picture Full Metal Jacket. Many viewers assumed that this tall, lithe actor made his film debut in the Kubrick picture, but Howard had in fact been…

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
94% Moneyball
  • John Henry
$75.6M 2011
37% The Time Traveler's Wife
  • Richard DeTamble
$63.4M 2009
23% Awake
  • Dr. Jonathan Neyer
$14.3M 2007
0% Weapons
  • Mikey's Uncle
-- 2007
Dawn Anna
  • Director
-- 2005
62% Dandelion
  • Luke Mullich
-- 2005
39% Birth
  • Director
  • Bob
$5.0M 2004
Word of Honor
  • Actor
-- 2003
41% Big Bad Love
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
  • Barlow
$0.1M 2001
Song of the Lark
  • Dr. Howard Archie
-- 2000
65% A Map of the World
  • Paul Reverdy
-- 1999
You Know My Name
  • Wiley
-- 1999
60% The Lesser Evil
  • Actor
-- 1998
52% The Lost World - Jurassic Park
  • Peter Ludlow
-- 1997
76% Amistad
  • John C. Calhoun
-- 1997
Old Man
  • J.J. Taylor
-- 1997
54% Johns
  • John Cardoza
-- 1997
Man Who Captured Eichmann
  • Peter Malkin
-- 1996
Beyond the Call
  • Actor
-- 1996
The Infiltrator
  • Eaton
-- 1995
41% To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar
  • Virgil
-- 1995
60% Tales of Erotica
  • Bruce Lomann
-- 1994
47% Natural Born Killers
  • See-Through Diner Patron/Prison Escapee (uncredited)
-- 1994
57% The Sandlot
  • Actor
-- 1993
25% Wilder Napalm
  • Wilder Foudroyant
-- 1993
Those Secrets
  • Simon
-- 1992
Crisscross
  • Joe
-- 1992
40% Ruby
  • Maxwell
-- 1992
Till Death Do Us Part
  • Vincent Bugliosi
-- 1992
Iran: Days of Crisis
  • John Limbert
-- 1991
38% For the Boys
  • Husband to Dixie Leonard (uncredited)
-- 1991
Somebody Has To Shoot The Picture
  • Raymond Eames
-- 1990
Last Flight Out
  • Jim Eckes
-- 1990
81% Men Don't Leave
  • Charles Simon
-- 1990
I Know My First Name Is Steven (The Missing Years)
  • Kenneth Parnell (uncredited)
-- 1989
44% Tequila Sunrise
  • Gregg Lindroff
-- 1988
Plain Clothes (Glory Days)
  • Nick Dunbar
-- 1988
94% Full Metal Jacket
  • Pvt. Cowboy
-- 1987
Hands of a Stranger
  • Felix Lyttle
-- 1987
The Ladies Club
  • Ed Bricker
-- 1986
The Lightship
  • Eddie
-- 1986
Sylvester
  • Peter
-- 1985
Door to Door
  • Leon Spencer
-- 1984
Prodigal
  • Prodigal's Brother
-- 1983


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
46% True Blood
2008-2014
  • Gov. Truman Burrell
2013
69% Rubicon
2010
  • Kale Ingram
2010
Medium
2005-2011
  • Capt. Kenneth Push
  • Director
  • Capt. Push
2005 - 2007

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Quotes from Arliss Howard's Characters

    1. Gunnery Sgt. Hartman: Where are you from, anyway?
    2. Pvt. Cowboy: SIR, TEXAS, SIR!
    3. Gunnery Sgt. Hartman: TEXAS? Holy dogshit! Only steers and queers come from texas!! And you don't much look like a steer to me so that kind of narrows it down. Do you suck dick?
    4. Pvt. Cowboy: SIR, NO, SIR!
    5. Gunnery Sgt. Hartman: I BET YOU'RE THE KIND OF GUY WHO'D FUCK A MAN IN THE ASS AND NOT HAVE THE COMMON COURTESY TO GIVE HIM A REACH-AROUND.
    From Full Metal Jacket. Submitted by Gabe Z (21 months ago)
    1. Sarah Harding: By moving the baby Rex into our camp we may have changed the adult's perceived territory.
    2. Peter Ludlow: Their what?
    3. Robert Burke: It's why they persisted in destroying the trailers. They now feel they have to defend this entire area.
    From The Lost World - Jurassic Park. Submitted by Jed G (2 years ago)
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