Lee J Cobb

Highest Rated:
100% How the West Was Won (1963)
Lowest Rated:
22% The Brothers Karamazov (1957)
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Bio:
American character actor of stage, screen, and TV Lee J. Cobb, born Leo Jacob or Jacoby, was usually seen scowling and smoking a cigar. As a child, Cobb showed artistic promise as a virtuoso violinist, but any hope for a musical career was ended by a broken wrist. He ran away from home at age 17 and…

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Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
88% Exorcist: The Version You've Never Seen
  • Actor
$38.7M 2000
Origins of the Mafia
  • Bartolomeo Gramignano (Gli antenati)
-- 1976
That Lucky Touch
  • Lt. Gen. Henry Steedman
-- 1975
88% The Exorcist
  • Lt. Kinderman
-- 1973
The Man Who Loved Cat Dancing
  • Lapchance
-- 1973
80% Lawman
  • Vincent Bronson
-- 1971
Heat of Anger
  • Actor
-- 1971
Macho Callahan
  • Duffy
-- 1970
Liberation of L.B. Jones
  • Oman Hedgepath
-- 1970
MacKenna's Gold
  • The Editor
-- 1969
Il giorno della civetta (The Day of the Owl)
  • Don Mariano Arena
-- 1968
94% Coogan's Bluff
  • McElroy
-- 1968
75% In Like Flint
  • Cramden
-- 1967
Meanest Men in the West
  • Judge Garth
-- 1966
Death of a Salesman
  • Willy Loman
-- 1966
82% Our Man Flint
  • Cramden
-- 1966
83% Come Blow Your Horn
  • Mr. Baker
-- 1963
100% How the West Was Won
  • Marshal Lou Ramsey
-- 1963
Hot Lead
  • Judge Garth
-- 1962
The 4 Horsemen of the Apocalypse
  • Julio Madariaga
-- 1962
62% Exodus
  • Barak Ben Canaan
-- 1960
But Not For Me
  • Jeremiah MacDonald
-- 1959
Green Mansions
  • Nuflo
-- 1959
80% Party Girl
  • Rico Angelo
-- 1958
100% Man of the West
  • Dock Tobin
-- 1958
93% The Three Faces of Eve
  • Dr. Luther
-- 1957
100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men)
  • Juror #3
-- 1957
22% The Brothers Karamazov
  • Fyodor Karamazov
-- 1957
The Garment Jungle
  • Walter Mitchell
-- 1957
Miami Expose
  • Bart Scott
-- 1956
75% The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit
  • Judge Bernstein
-- 1956
Racers
  • Maglio
-- 1955
The Left Hand of God
  • Mieh Yang
-- 1955
100% On the Waterfront
  • Johnny Friendly
-- 1954
Gorilla at Large
  • Detective Sgt. Garrison
-- 1954
Day of Triumph
  • Zadok
-- 1954
The Tall Texan
  • Capt. Theodore Bess
-- 1953
Fighter
  • Durango
-- 1952
Sirocco
  • Col. Feroud
-- 1951
The Man Who Cheated Himself
  • Ed Cullen
  • Director
-- 1950
100% Thieves' Highway
  • Mike Figlia
-- 1949
50% The Dark Past
  • Dr. Andrew Collins
-- 1949
The Miracle of the Bells
  • Marcus Harris
-- 1948
The Luck of the Irish
  • D.C. Augur
-- 1948
73% Call Northside 777
  • Brian Kelly
-- 1948
Johnny O'Clock
  • Inspector Koch
-- 1947
Captain from Castile
  • Juan Garcia
-- 1947
77% Boomerang!
  • Chief Robinson
-- 1947
88% Anna and the King of Siam
  • Kralahome
-- 1946
Tonight We Raid Calais
  • M. Bonnard
-- 1943
The Moon Is Down
  • Dr. Winter
-- 1943
80% The Song of Bernadette
  • Dr. Dozous
-- 1943
Buckskin Frontier
  • Jeptha Marr
-- 1943
Men of Boys Town
  • Dave Morris
-- 1941
Golden Boy
  • Mr. Bonaparte
-- 1939
Danger on the Air
  • Tony
-- 1938
Rustler's Valley
  • Cal Howard
-- 1937
North of the Rio Grande
  • Goodwin
-- 1937

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Quotes from Lee J Cobb's Characters

    1. Lt. Gen. Henry Steedman: In NATO, you have to have unanimous approval from all the member nations. It's like getting a troop of horses to piss at the same time.
    From That Lucky Touch. Submitted by Philip H (3 months ago)
    1. Juror #3: That business before when that tall guy, what's-his-name, was trying to bait me? That doesn't prove anything. I'm a pretty excitable person. I mean, where does he come off calling me a public avenger, sadist and everything? Anyone in his right mind would blow his stack. He was just trying to bait me.
    2. Juror #4: He did an excellent job.
    From 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men). Submitted by Adam O (17 months ago)
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