Elisha Cook Jr.

Highest Rated:
100% Don't Bother to Knock (1952)
Lowest Rated:
0% National Lampoon's Movie Madness (1982)
Birthday:
Dec 26
Birthplace:
San Francisco, California, USA
Bio:
American actor Elisha Cook Jr. was the son of an influential theatrical actor/writer/producer who died early in the 20th Century. The younger Cook was in vaudeville and stock by the time he was fourteen-years old. In 1928, Cook enjoyed critical praise for his performance in the play Her Unborn…

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
The Man Who Broke 1,000 Chains (Unchained)
  • Pappy Glue
-- 1987
It Came Upon the Midnight Clear
  • Actor
-- 1984
80% Hammett
  • Eli the Taxi Driver
-- 1982
0% National Lampoon's Movie Madness
  • Mousy
-- 1982
Harry's War
  • Sgt. Billy
-- 1981
Leave 'Em Laughing
  • Actor
-- 1981
Tom Horn
  • Stable Hand
-- 1980
Carny
  • OnYour-Mark
-- 1980
32% 1941
  • Customer
-- 1979
40% The Champ
  • Georgie
-- 1979
83% Salem's Lot
  • Weasel Phillips
-- 1979
Mad Bull
  • Actor
-- 1977
Dead of Night
  • Actor
-- 1977
38% St. Ives
  • Eddie the Bell Boy
-- 1976
The Black Bird
  • Wilmer Cook
-- 1975
Winterhawk
  • Rev. Will Finley
-- 1975
Dead People (Messiah of Evil)(Revenge of the Screaming Dead)(The Second Coming)
  • Charlie
-- 1974
The Outfit
  • Carl
-- 1974
Emperor of the North Pole (Emperor of the North)
  • Gray Cat
-- 1973
82% Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid
  • Cody
-- 1973
67% Electra Glide in Blue
  • Willie
-- 1973
Scarecrow
  • Actor
-- 1972
45% Blacula
  • Sam
-- 1972
67% The Great Northfield Minnesota Raid
  • Bunker
-- 1972
86% The Night Stalker
  • Mickey Crawford
-- 1971
L.A. Cab
  • Actor
-- 1970
El Condor (The Condor)
  • Old Convict
-- 1970
98% Rosemary's Baby
  • Mr. Nicklas
-- 1968
Welcome to Hard Times (Killer on a Horse)
  • Hanson
-- 1967
Black Zoo
  • Joe
-- 1963
71% The Haunted Palace
  • Peter Smith
-- 1963
Johnny Cool
  • Undertaker
-- 1963
Papa's Delicate Condition
  • Mr. Keith
-- 1963
54% One Eyed Jacks
  • Bank Teller
-- 1961
Platinum High School
  • Harry Nesbitt
-- 1960
95% House On Haunted Hill
  • Watson Pritchard
-- 1959
Day of the Outlaw
  • Larry
-- 1958
Voodoo Island (Silent Death)
  • Martin Schuyler
-- 1957
Baby Face Nelson
  • Van Meter
-- 1957
Chicago Confidential
  • Candymouth
-- 1957
The Lonely Man
  • Willie
-- 1957
Plunder Road
  • Skeets
-- 1957
Accused of Murder
  • Whitey Pollock
-- 1956
97% The Killing
  • George Peatty
-- 1956
Timberjack
  • Punky
-- 1955
The Indian Fighter
  • Briggs
-- 1955
Trial
  • Finn
-- 1955
Drum Beat
  • Crackel
-- 1954
97% Shane
  • Frank Torrey
-- 1953
I, the Jury
  • Bobo
-- 1953
Thunder Over the Plains
  • Standish
-- 1953
100% Don't Bother to Knock
  • Eddie
-- 1952
Behave Yourself
  • Jonas
-- 1951
38% The Great Gatsby
  • Klipsringer
-- 1949
Flaxy Martin
  • Roper
-- 1949
The Long Night
  • Frank
-- 1947
Born to Kill
  • Marty Waterman
-- 1947
Fall Guy
  • Joe
-- 1947
The Gangster
  • Oval
-- 1947
96% The Big Sleep
  • Harry Jones
-- 1946
The Falcon's Alibi
  • Nick
-- 1946
Why Girls Leave Home
  • Jimmie Lobo
-- 1945
Dillinger
  • Kirk
-- 1945
100% Phantom Lady
  • Cliff Milburn
-- 1944
Dark Waters
  • Cleeve
-- 1944
Dark Mountain
  • Whitey
-- 1944
Nostalgia World War II Video Library #7
  • Actor
-- 1944
Up in Arms
  • Info Jones
-- 1944
A-Haunting We Will Go
  • Frank Lucas
-- 1942
In This Our Life
  • Roadhouse Customer
-- 1942
Wildcat
  • "Chicopee" Nevins
-- 1942
Hellzapoppin
  • Assistant Director
-- 1941
100% Ball of Fire
  • Waiter
-- 1941
100% Love Crazy
  • Elevator Boy
-- 1941
80% I Wake Up Screaming
  • Harry Williams
-- 1941
100% The Maltese Falcon
  • Wilmer Cook
-- 1941
84% Sergeant York
  • Piano Player
-- 1941
83% Stranger on the Third Floor
  • Joe Briggs
-- 1940
Tin Pan Alley
  • Joe Cadd
-- 1940
He Married His Wife
  • Dicky Brown
-- 1940
My Lucky Star
  • Waldo
-- 1938
Love Is News
  • Egbert Eggleston
-- 1937
They Won't Forget
  • Joe Turner
-- 1937
Thoroughbreds Don't Cry
  • Boots Maguire
-- 1937
Pigskin Parade
  • Herbert Van Dyke
-- 1936

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Quotes from Elisha Cook Jr.'s Characters

    1. George Peatty: None of these men are criminals in the usual sense. They've all got jobs, they all live seemingly normal, decent lives, but they got their problems and they've all got a little larceny in 'em.
    From The Killing. Submitted by Victor M (14 months ago)
    1. George Peatty: I gotta go out. I don't suppose there's anything for dinner?
    2. Sherry Peatty: Of course there is. There are all sorts of things. Well, steak and asparagus and potatoes
    3. George Peatty: I don't smell nothin'
    4. Sherry Peatty: That figures. You're too far away from it.
    5. George Peatty: Too far away?
    6. Sherry Peatty: Certainly. You don't think I had it cooked, do you? It's down the shopping centre
    From The Killing. Submitted by Victor M (14 months ago)
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