James Whitmore

Highest Rated:
100% Give 'em Hell, Harry! (1975)
Lowest Rated:
23% The Serpent's Egg (1978)
Birthday:
Oct 1
Birthplace:
White Plains, New York, USA
Bio:
Leading American character actor James Whitmore specialized in giving tour de force solo performances on stage, screen, and television, notably with his Oscar-nominated solo turn as President Truman in Give 'Em Hell Harry! Whitmore is short and thickset with a well-aged face and gentle smile; he is…

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Hope Springs Eternal: A Look Back at 'The Shawshank Redemption'
  • Actor
-- 2004
Poetry Corner
  • Actor
-- 2003
A Ring of Endless Light
  • Grandfather
-- 2002
42% The Majestic
  • Stan Keller
$27.7M 2001
Here's to Life!
  • Actor
-- 2000
31% The Relic
  • Dr. Albert Frock
-- 1997
Wild Bill: Hollywood Maverick
  • Actor
-- 1995
91% The Shawshank Redemption
  • Brooks Hatlen
-- 1994
Glory, Glory
  • Lester Babbitt
-- 1990
Old Explorers
  • Leinen Roth
-- 1990
Dinosaurs
  • Actor
-- 1989
Glory! Glory!
  • Actor
-- 1988
38% Nuts
  • Judge Stanley Murdoch
-- 1987
Target: Favorite Son
  • Actor
-- 1987
Frontier Heritage
  • Actor
-- 1987
All My Sons
  • Actor
-- 1986
Great Bible Stories - Moses
  • Actor
-- 1986
Firefighter (The Greater Alarm)
  • Actor
-- 1986
Greatest Adventure Stories From the Bible - Moses
  • Actor
-- 1985
Celebrity
  • Clifford Casey
-- 1985
The Adventures of Mark Twain
  • Mark Twain
-- 1985
Hail Columbia
  • Narrator
-- 1982
Don't Cry, It's Only Thunder
  • Major Flaherty
-- 1982
57% The First Deadly Sin
  • Dr. Sanford Ferguson
  • Director
-- 1980
Rage
  • Actor
-- 1980
The Golden Honeymoon
  • Charlie Tate
-- 1980
23% The Serpent's Egg
  • The Priest
-- 1978
Word
  • Actor
-- 1978
100% Give 'em Hell, Harry!
  • Harry S. Truman
-- 1975
I Will Fight No More Forever
  • General Howard
-- 1975
Where the Red Fern Grows
  • Grandpa
-- 1974
The Harrad Experiment
  • Philip Tenhausen
-- 1973
La Polizia incrimina la legge assolve (The Marseilles Connection) (High Crime)
  • Actor
-- 1973
Chato's Land
  • Joshua Everette
-- 1971
59% Tora! Tora! Tora!
  • Adm. William F. Halsey
-- 1970
Guns of the Magnificent Seven
  • Levi Morgan
-- 1969
100% Madigan
  • Chief Inspector Charles Kane
-- 1968
89% Planet of the Apes
  • President of the Assembly
-- 1968
The Split
  • Sutro
-- 1968
Waterhole #3
  • Capt. Shipley
-- 1967
Invaders 4
  • Actor
-- 1967
Chuka
  • Trent
-- 1967
Black Like Me
  • John Finley Horton
-- 1964
Who Was That Lady?
  • Harry Powell
-- 1960
Deep Six
  • Cmdr. Meredith
-- 1958
Crime in the Streets
  • Ben Wagner
-- 1956
The Eddy Duchin Story
  • Lou Sherwood
-- 1956
McConnell Story
  • Ty Whitman
-- 1955
95% Oklahoma!
  • Carnes
-- 1955
The Last Frontier
  • Gus Hideout
-- 1955
80% Battle Cry
  • Sgt. Mac/Narrator
-- 1955
The Command
  • Sgt. Elliott
-- 1954
100% Them!
  • Sgt. Ben Peterson
-- 1954
Girl Who Had Everything
  • Charles "Chico" Menlow
-- 1953
90% Kiss Me Kate
  • Slug
-- 1953
The Great Diamond Robbery
  • Actor
-- 1953
All the Brothers Were Valiant
  • Fetcher
-- 1953
Above and Beyond
  • Maj. Uanna
-- 1952
Because You're Mine
  • Sgt. Batterson
-- 1952
Shadow in the Sky
  • Lou
-- 1951
90% The Red Badge of Courage
  • Narrator
-- 1951
Across the Wide Missouri
  • Actor
-- 1951
It's a Big Country
  • Mr. Stacey
-- 1951
96% The Asphalt Jungle
  • Gus Ninissi
-- 1950
Outriders
  • Clint Priest
-- 1950
Next Voice You Hear
  • Joe Smith American
-- 1950
The Undercover Man
  • George Pappas
-- 1949
100% Battleground
  • Kinnie
-- 1949


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
2000-2015
  • Milton
2007

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