Kenneth Tobey

Highest Rated:
98% Airplane! (1980)
Lowest Rated:
35% Big Top Pee-Wee (1988)
Birthday:
Mar 23
Birthplace:
Oakland, California, USA
Bio:
Though seemingly born with a battered bulldog countenance and a rattly voice best suited to such lines as "We don't like you kind around these parts, stranger," tough-guy character actor Kenneth Tobey was originally groomed for gormless leading man roles when he came to Hollywood in 1949. Possessing…

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
The Naked Monster
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 2005
Desire and Hell at Sunset Motel
  • Captain Holiday
-- 1992
41% Honey, I Blew Up the Kid
  • Smitty
-- 1992
56% Single White Female
  • Desk Clerk
-- 1992
69% Gremlins 2: The New Batch
  • Projectionist
-- 1990
Ghost Writer
  • Cop #2
-- 1989
Freeway
  • Monsignor Kavanaugh
-- 1988
35% Big Top Pee-Wee
  • Sheriff
-- 1988
81% Innerspace
  • Man in Restroom
-- 1987
The Gunfighters
  • Swede
-- 1987
The Lost Empire
  • Capt. Hendry
-- 1985
The Creature Wasn't Nice (Naked Space)
  • Actor
-- 1983
71% Strange Invaders
  • Arthur Newman
-- 1983
66% The Howling
  • Older Cop
-- 1981
98% Airplane!
  • Air Controller Neubauer
-- 1980
Hero at Large
  • Fire Chief
-- 1980
63% MacArthur
  • Admiral Halsey
-- 1977
Baby Blue Marine
  • Buick Driver
-- 1976
W.c. Fields And Me
  • Parker
-- 1976
Gus
  • Asst. Warden
-- 1976
Homebodies
  • Construction Boss
-- 1974
50% Dirty Mary Crazy Larry
  • Carl Donahue
-- 1974
75% Walking Tall
  • Augie McCullah
-- 1973
Rage
  • Col. Nickerson
-- 1972
57% Ben
  • Engineer
-- 1972
95% The Candidate
  • Teamster Leader
-- 1972
Fireball Forward
  • Gen. Dawson
-- 1972
64% Billy Jack
  • Deputy
-- 1971
71% Marlowe
  • Sgt. Fred Beifus
-- 1969
A Time for Killing (The Long Ride Home)
  • Sgt. Cleehan
-- 1967
40 Guns to Apache Pass
  • Cpl. Bodine
-- 1967
A Man Called Adam
  • Actor
-- 1966
Stark Fear
  • Cliff Kane
-- 1962
X-15
  • Col. Craig Brewster
-- 1961
Seven Ways from Sundown
  • Lt. Herly
-- 1960
Cry Terror!
  • Frank Cole
-- 1958
60% Jet Pilot
  • Actor
-- 1957
The Vampire
  • Buck Donley
-- 1957
Mark Of The Vampire
  • Actor
-- 1957
82% Gunfight at the O.K. Corral
  • Bat Masterson
-- 1957
The Wings of Eagles
  • Capt. Herbert Allen Hazard
-- 1957
75% The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit
  • Mahoney
-- 1956
The Great Locomotive Chase
  • Anthony Murphy
-- 1956
Davy Crockett and the River Pirates
  • Jocko
-- 1956
Search for Bridey Murphy
  • Rex Simmons
-- 1956
63% It Came from Beneath the Sea
  • Pete Mathews
-- 1955
Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier
  • Col. Jim Bowie
-- 1955
Rage at Dawn
  • Monk Claxton
-- 1955
Ring of Fear
  • Shreveport
-- 1954
Down Three Dark Streets
  • Zack Stewart
-- 1954
The Bigamist
  • Tom Morgan
-- 1953
94% The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms
  • Col. Jack Evans
  • Director
-- 1953
Fighter Attack
  • George
-- 1953
80% Angel Face
  • Bill Crompton
-- 1952
Rawhide (Desperate Siege)
  • Wingate
-- 1951
88% The Thing from Another World
  • Capt. Patrick Hendry
-- 1951
My Friend Irma Goes West
  • Pilot
-- 1950
Right Cross
  • Reporter
-- 1950
Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye
  • Detective Fowler
-- 1950
83% The Stratton Story
  • Detroit Player
-- 1949
Task Force
  • Capt. Williamson
-- 1949
The File on Thelma Jordon
  • Police Photographer
-- 1949
95% Twelve O'Clock High
  • Sentry
-- 1949
The Great Sinner
  • Cabby
-- 1949
79% I Was a Male War Bride
  • Seaman
-- 1949
Dangerous Venture
  • Actor
-- 1948
83% He Walked by Night
  • Detective
-- 1948
This Time for Keeps
  • Actor
-- 1947

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Quotes from Kenneth Tobey's Characters

    1. Pete Mathews: The next time I cruise in these waters I'm going to have torpedoes with warheads on them.
    From It Came from Beneath the Sea. Submitted by Nick S (12 months ago)
    1. Capt. Patrick Hendry: Some day I hope to have a co-pilot and navigator who aren't wet behind the ears.
    From The Thing from Another World. Submitted by Don G (19 months ago)
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