Richard Farnsworth

Total Box Office:
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Highest Rated:
100% The Grey Fox (1982)
Lowest Rated:
11% Rhinestone (1984)
Birthday:
Sep 1
Birthplace:
Los Angeles, California, USA
Bio:
No one can accuse Richard Farnsworth of taking the easy road to film stardom: by the time he finally got name-above-the-title billing, he was 61 years old, and had been in films for 34 of those years. A veteran Hollywood stunt man, he eventually became a respected actor in his own right, and earned…

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
96% The Straight Story
  • Alvin Straight
-- 1999
33% The Getaway
  • Slim
-- 1994
87% Lassie
  • Len Collins
-- 1994
The Fire Next Time
  • Actor
-- 1993
Highway to Hell
  • Sam
-- 1991
88% Misery
  • Buster
-- 1990
65% The Two Jakes
  • Earl Rawley
-- 1990
24% Havana
  • Professor
-- 1990
Snake Treaty
  • Actor
-- 1989
Buckaroo Bard
  • Actor
-- 1988
La Casa 4 (Witchcraft) (Ghosthouse 2) (Witchery)
  • Actor
-- 1988
Anne of Green Gables - The Sequel (Anne of Avonlea)
  • Actor
-- 1987
Space Rage
  • The Colonel
-- 1986
Chase
  • Judge Grant Pettit
-- 1985
38% Into the Night
  • Jack Caper
-- 1985
Falling for the Stars
  • Actor
-- 1985
Sylvester
  • Foster
-- 1985
Anne of Green Gables
  • Mathew Cuthbert
-- 1985
82% The Natural
  • Red Blow
-- 1984
11% Rhinestone
  • Noah Ferris
-- 1984
Wild Horses
  • Chuck Reese
-- 1984
Waltz Across Texas
  • Frank
-- 1983
Independence Day (Follow Your Dreams) (Love, Honour and Obey)
  • Evan
-- 1983
100% The Grey Fox
  • Bill Miner
-- 1982
The Legend of the Lone Ranger
  • Wild Bill Hickok
-- 1981
Ruckus (Big Ruckus in a Small Town)(The Loner)
  • Sheriff Jethro Pough
-- 1981
Tom Horn
  • John Coble
-- 1980
100% Resurrection
  • Esco
-- 1980
86% Comes a Horseman
  • Dodger
-- 1978
80% Another Man, Another Chance
  • Actor
-- 1977
20% The Duchess and the Dirtwater Fox
  • Actor
-- 1976
43% Rooster Cogburn
  • Rooster's deputy
-- 1975
Strange New World
  • Actor
-- 1975
The Soul of Nigger Charley
  • Walker
-- 1973
71% The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean
  • Actor
-- 1972
67% Pocket Money
  • Actor
-- 1972
73% The Cowboys
  • Henry Williams
-- 1972
86% Ulzana's Raid
  • Trooper
-- 1972
100% Monte Walsh
  • Cowboy
-- 1970
Duel at Diablo
  • First Wagon Driver
-- 1966
Texas Across the River
  • Medicine Man
-- 1966
The Tin Star
  • Actor
-- 1957

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Quotes from Richard Farnsworth's Characters

    1. Lyle: Did you ride that thing all the way out here to see me?
    2. Alvin Straight: I did, Lyle.
    From The Straight Story. Submitted by Brigita S (2 years ago)
    1. Alvin Straight: There's no one knows your life better than a brother that's near your age. He knows who you are and what you are better than anyone on earth. My brother and I said some unforgivable things the last time we met, but, I'm trying to put that behind me... and this trip is a hard swallow of my pride. I just hope I'm not too late... a brother's a brother.
    From The Straight Story. Submitted by Brigita S (2 years ago)
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