Lois Smith

Highest Rated:
100% Reuben, Reuben (1983)
Lowest Rated:
11% Larger Than Life (1996)
Birthday:
Nov 3
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
Supporting actress, onscreen from 1955. ~ Rovi

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
33% The Odd Life of Timothy Green
  • Aunt Mel
$51.9M 2012
72% Roadie
  • Mom
$7.6k 2012
A Dog Year
  • Lois
-- 2009
57% Turn the River
  • Abby
-- 2008
35% Diminished Capacity
  • Belle
-- 2008
69% Hollywoodland
  • Helen Bessolo
$14.3M 2006
Little Fugitive
  • Elizabeth (Social Worker)
-- 2006
Griffin & Phoenix
  • Actor
-- 2006
85% Sweet Land
  • older Inge
$1.3M 2006
55% P.S.
  • Ellie Silverstein
$0.1M 2004
A Foreign Affair
  • Actor
-- 2004
40% The Best Thief in the World
  • Helen
-- 2004
46% 2 Brothers and A Bride
  • Ma Adams
-- 2003
75% Red Betsy
  • Actor
-- 2003
Iron Jawed Angels
  • Anna Howard Shaw
-- 2003
Master Builder
  • Actor
-- 2003
92% The Laramie Project
  • Actor
-- 2002
90% Minority Report
  • Dr. Iris Hineman
$131.9M 2002
78% The Pledge
  • Helen Jackson
$18.9M 2001
83% Tumbleweeds
  • Ginger
-- 1999
33% Trance (The Eternal: Kiss of the Mummy)
  • Actor
-- 1998
A Will of Their Own
  • Actor
-- 1998
11% Larger Than Life
  • Luluna
-- 1996
58% Twister
  • Aunt Meg
-- 1996
88% Truman
  • Actor
-- 1995
55% How to Make an American Quilt
  • Sophia
-- 1995
93% Dead Man Walking
  • Helen's Mother
-- 1995
Holy Matrimony
  • Orna
-- 1994
73% Falling Down
  • D-Fens' Mother
-- 1993
Sarah, Plain and Tall: Skylark
  • Lou Wheaton
-- 1993
Hard Promises
  • Mrs. Bell
-- 1992
Keep The Change
  • Lureen
-- 1992
Deadly Matrimony
  • Actor
-- 1992
White Hot: The Mysterious Murder of Thelma Todd
  • Alice Todd
-- 1991
Switched at Birth
  • Margaret
-- 1991
73% Fried Green Tomatoes
  • Mama Threadgoode
-- 1991
56% Green Card
  • Bronte's Mother
-- 1990
95% Midnight Run
  • Mrs. Nelson
-- 1988
50% Black Widow
  • Sara
-- 1987
78% Fatal Attraction
  • Martha
-- 1987
Twisted (Twisted: A Step Beyond Insanity)
  • Helen Giles
-- 1986
Reckless
  • Mrs. Prescott
-- 1984
100% Reuben, Reuben
  • Mare Spofford
-- 1983
Rage of Angels
  • Clara
-- 1983
71% Four Friends
  • Mrs. Carnahan
-- 1981
Jilting of Granny Weatherall
  • Actor
-- 1980
100% Resurrection
  • Kathy
-- 1980
67% Foxes
  • Mrs. Axman
-- 1980
73% Next Stop, Greenwich Village
  • Anita
-- 1976
Particular Men
  • Actor
-- 1972
Up the Sandbox
  • Elinore
-- 1972
Brother John
  • Neighbor
-- 1971
86% Five Easy Pieces
  • Partita Dupea
-- 1970
Dragon Country
  • Actor
-- 1970
88% East of Eden
  • Ann
-- 1955


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
46% True Blood
2008-2014
  • Adele Stackhouse
  • Actor
  • Adele
2008 - 2014
Desperate Housewives
2004-2012
  • Allison Scavo
2010
Army Wives
2014
  • Elise
2009
ER
1994-2009
  • Gracie
2007
Grey's Anatomy
2005-2014
  • Mrs. Dickerson
  • Mrs. Dickerson
2006
Cold Case
2003-2010
  • Fannie
2004
Law & Order: Criminal Intent
2001-2011
  • Betty Bennett
2004
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
1999-2014
  • Rebecca Tolliver
2002
American Experience
1988-2014
1992

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Quotes from Lois Smith's Characters

    1. Mama Threadgoode: It's an obituary... oh no, honey, Ruth's mother died. And this is from the Bible, it's from the Book of Ruth. And Ruth said: "Whither thou goes, I will go. Where thou lodges, I will lodge. Thy people shall be my people."
    From Fried Green Tomatoes. Submitted by Alyssa B (4 months ago)
    1. Dr. Iris Hineman: The Precogs are never wrong. But, occasionally... they do disagree.
    From Minority Report. Submitted by Dov D (23 months ago)
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