Robert Earl Jones

Highest Rated:
100% Cockfighter (Born to Kill) (1974)
Lowest Rated:
50% Rain Without Thunder (1992)
Birthday:
Feb 3
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
A former prize fighter and the father of one of America's best-loved actors, James Earl Jones, Robert Earl Jones is also an actor who launched his movie career in 1939, playing a small role in Odds Against Tomorrow (1959). Though never achieving anything even near the fame of his son, Jones found…

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
50% Rain Without Thunder
  • Old Lawyer
-- 1992
60% Maniac Cop 2
  • Harry
-- 1990
The Gospel at Colonus
  • Actor
-- 1985
91% Witness
  • Custodian
-- 1985
75% The Cotton Club
  • Stage Door Joe
-- 1984
83% Sleepaway Camp
  • Ben
-- 1983
88% Trading Places
  • Attendant
-- 1983
Cold River
  • The trapper
-- 1981
The Displaced Person
  • Actor
-- 1977
100% Cockfighter (Born to Kill)
  • Actor
-- 1974
92% The Sting
  • Luther Coleman
-- 1973
The Scavengers
  • Actor
-- 1969
92% Hang 'em High
  • Actor
-- 1968
One Potato, Two Potato
  • William Richards
-- 1964
100% Wild River
  • Ben
-- 1960
Odds Against Tomorrow
  • Guard
-- 1959
Lying Lips
  • Actor
-- 1939

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Quotes from Robert Earl Jones's Characters

    1. Luther Coleman: You're a con man, and you blew it like a pimp. I didn't teach ya to be no pimp.
    2. Johnny Hooker/Kelly: What's eatin' you? I've blown money before.
    From The Sting. Submitted by Victor M (22 months ago)
    1. Luther Coleman: I'm out, Johnny.
    From The Sting. Submitted by Victor M (22 months ago)
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