Olin Howland

Highest Rated:
100% Them! (1954)
Lowest Rated:
66% The Blob (1958)
Birthday:
Feb 10
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
The younger brother of actress Jobyna Howland, Olin Howland established himself on Broadway in musical comedy. The actor made his film debut in 1918, but didn't really launch his Hollywood career until the talkie era. Generally cast as rustic characters, Howland could be sly or slow-witted,…

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Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
66% The Blob
  • Old Man
-- 1958
The Storm Rider
  • Collins
-- 1957
84% The Spirit of St. Louis
  • Surplus Dealer
-- 1957
100% Them!
  • Jensen
-- 1954
Santa Fe
  • Dan Dugan
-- 1951
Never a Dull Moment
  • Actor
-- 1950
A Ticket to Tomahawk
  • Conductor
-- 1950
The Nevadan
  • Rusty
-- 1950
83% Little Women
  • Schoolteacher
-- 1949
100% The Paleface
  • Undertaker
-- 1948
The Dude Goes West
  • Finnegan
-- 1948
The Return of the Whistler
  • Jeff Anderson
-- 1948
Last of the Wild Horses
  • Remedy Williams
-- 1948
I Walk Alone
  • Watchman
-- 1948
Station West
  • Cook
-- 1948
The Wistful Widow of Wagon Gap
  • Undertaker
-- 1947
67% Angel and the Badman
  • Bradley
-- 1947
Apache Rose
  • Alkali Elkins
-- 1947
Wyoming
  • Actor
-- 1947
Colonel Effingham's Raid (Man of the Hour)
  • Painter
-- 1946
100% The Strange Love of Martha Ivers
  • Newspaper Clerk
-- 1946
I'll Be Seeing You
  • Hawker
-- 1945
Dakota
  • Devlin's driver
-- 1945
78% Fallen Angel
  • Joe Ellis
-- 1945
The Town Went Wild
  • Actor
-- 1944
In the Meantime, Darling
  • Mr. Morehouse
-- 1944
Can't Help Singing
  • Bigelow
-- 1944
Falcon and the Co-eds
  • Goodwillie
-- 1943
Stranger in Town
  • Homer Todds
-- 1943
The Sky's the Limit
  • Driver
-- 1943
Jack London
  • Mailman
-- 1943
Home in Wyomin'
  • Sunrise
-- 1942
In Old California
  • Actor
-- 1942
Young and Willing
  • Cop
-- 1942
Joan of Ozark
  • Game Warden
-- 1942
Ridin' Down the Canyon
  • Jailer
-- 1942
93% This Gun for Hire
  • Blair Fletcher
-- 1942
The Man Who Wouldn't Die
  • Chief Meek
-- 1942
100% One Foot in Heaven
  • Zeke Harris
-- 1941
The Shepherd of the Hills
  • Corky
-- 1941
The Great Lie
  • Ed
-- 1941
Belle Starr
  • Jasper Trench
-- 1941
Young People
  • Station Master
-- 1940
Lucky Partners
  • Tourist
-- 1940
Chad Hanna
  • Ciscoe Tridd
-- 1940
The Doctor Takes a Wife
  • Hotel Clerk
-- 1940
95% Gone With the Wind
  • Yankee Businessman [During Reconstruction]
-- 1939
Blondie Brings Up Baby
  • Book Agent
-- 1939
Nancy Drew, Reporter
  • Sgt. Entwhistle
-- 1939
Days of Jesse James
  • Under-Sheriff
-- 1939
Four Wives
  • Joe
-- 1939
Zenobia, (Elephants Never Forget)
  • Atty. Culpepper
-- 1939
The Return of Doctor X
  • Undertaker
-- 1939
Made for Each Other
  • Farmer
-- 1939
Swing Your Lady
  • Hotel Proprietor
-- 1938
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
  • Schoolmaster
-- 1938
Sweethearts
  • Appleby the Box Office Man
-- 1938
Mr. Moto's Gamble
  • Deputy Sheriff
-- 1938
The Mad Miss Manton
  • Mr. X/Red the Safecracker
-- 1938
Brother Rat
  • Slim
-- 1938
The Girl of the Golden West
  • Trinidad Joe
-- 1938
Little Tough Guy
  • Baxter
-- 1938
100% Nothing Sacred
  • Baggage Man
-- 1937
100% A Star Is Born
  • Rustie
-- 1937
Gold Diggers of 1937
  • Actor
-- 1937
Country Gentlemen
  • Lawyer
-- 1936
Boulder Dam
  • Sheriff
-- 1936
Satan Met a Lady
  • Dunhill
-- 1936
The Longest Night
  • Smythe
-- 1936
Earthworm Tractors (A Natural Born Salesman)
  • Mr. Blair
-- 1936
Folies Bergère de Paris, (The Man from the Folies Bergere)
  • Stage Manager
-- 1935
The Case of the Curious Bride
  • Coroner Wilbur Strong
-- 1935
Dr. Socrates
  • Catlett
-- 1935
Gold Diggers of 1935
  • Dr. MacDuffy
-- 1935
Case of the Lucky Legs
  • Doctor
-- 1935
Treasure Island
  • Dick
-- 1934
Wagon Wheels
  • Bill O'Meary
-- 1934
91% Little Women
  • Mr. Davis
-- 1933
Blondie Johnson
  • Eddie
-- 1933
So Big!
  • Jacob
-- 1932
Over the Hill
  • Isaac as an Adult
-- 1931
Janice Meredith
  • Philemon Hennion
-- 1924

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Quotes from Olin Howland's Characters

    1. Jensen: Make me a sergeant in charge of the booze! Make me a sergeant in charge of the booze!
    From Them!. Submitted by Travis L (3 years ago)
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