Rod Steiger

Total Box Office:
 $0.5M
Highest Rated:
100% The Pawnbroker (1964)
Lowest Rated:
0% Carpool (1996)
Birthday:
Apr 14
Birthplace:
Westhampton, New York, USA
Bio:
A renowned character actor who never liked that label, Rod Steiger left his mark on 1950s and '60s Hollywood with forceful performances in such critical favorites as On the Waterfront (1954) and The Pawnbroker (1964), culminating in an Oscar for In the Heat of the Night (1967). Despite myriad health…

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
An Unlikely Weapon: The Eddie Adams Story
  • Actor
-- 2008
The Magic Mountain (Der Zauberberg)
  • Actor
-- 2007
Real James Dean: From Indiana Farmboy To Hollywood Legend Documentary
  • Actor
-- 2005
Breakout: Prisoner of War Escapes
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 2004
88% Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust
  • Actor
-- 2004
Legacy
  • Actor
-- 2002
34% Poolhall Junkies
  • Nick
$0.5M 2002
Final Hit
  • Actor
-- 2002
The Hollywood Sign
  • Actor
-- 2001
Frozen in Fear
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 2001
A Month of Sundays
  • Actor
-- 2001
Elizabeth Taylor: England's Other Elizabeth
  • Actor
-- 2001
Cypress Edge
  • Actor
-- 2001
The Final Hit
  • Sherri Ganse
-- 2000
Cypress Edge
  • Actor
-- 1999
83% The Hurricane
  • Judge Sarokin
-- 1999
11% End of Days
  • Father Kovak
-- 1999
Body and Soul
  • Actor
-- 1999
30% Crazy in Alabama
  • Judge Mead
-- 1999
70% Shiloh 2 - Shiloh Season
  • Actor
-- 1999
Kingdom of Shadows
  • Narrator
-- 1998
Television: The First Fifty Years
  • Actor
-- 1998
Legacy
  • Actor
-- 1998
30% Modern Vampires
  • Actor
-- 1998
Body and Soul
  • Actor
-- 1998
Animals and the Tollkeeper
  • Fontina
-- 1997
33% Truth or Consequences, N.M.
  • Tony Vago
-- 1997
The Kid
  • Harry
-- 1997
Al Capone
  • Actor
-- 1997
33% Incognito
  • Harry's Father
-- 1997
Off the Menu: The Last Days of Chasens
  • Actor
-- 1997
0% Carpool
  • Mr. Hammerman
-- 1996
Dalva
  • John Wesley Northridge II
-- 1996
70% Shiloh
  • Doc Wallace
-- 1996
Livers Ain't Cheap (The Real Thing)
  • Victor
-- 1996
52% Mars Attacks!
  • Gen. Decker
-- 1996
Forbidden City - The Great Within
  • Narrator
-- 1995
Out There
  • Actor
-- 1995
Choices of the Heart: The Margaret Sanger Story
  • Anthony Comstock
-- 1995
Real Thing
  • Actor
-- 1995
Captain Nuke and the Bomber Boys (Demolition Day)
  • Actor
-- 1995
Choices of the Heart
  • Actor
-- 1995
In Pursuit of Honor
  • Actor
-- 1995
OP Center
  • Boroda
-- 1995
The Last Tattoo
  • Gen. Frank Zane
-- 1994
Tous les jours dimanche (Seven Sundays)
  • Actor
-- 1994
4% The Specialist
  • Joe Leon
-- 1994
Passion in Paradise
  • Actor
-- 1994
The Neighbor
  • Myron Hatch
-- 1993
Lincoln - The Making of a President: 1860 - 1862
  • U.S. Grant
-- 1992
Lincoln - The Pivotal Year: 1863
  • U.S. Grant
-- 1992
Ray Bradbury: An American Icon
  • Narrator
-- 1992
Guilty as Charged
  • Ben Kallin
-- 1992
Lincoln - "I Want to Finish This Job": 1864
  • U.S. Grant
-- 1992
Lincoln - "Now He Belongs to the Ages": 1865
  • U.S. Grant
-- 1992
Sinatra
  • Sam Giancana
-- 1992
98% The Player
  • Himself
-- 1992
67% The Ballad of the Sad Cafe
  • Rev. Willin
-- 1991
Men of Respect
  • Charlie D'Amico
-- 1991
In the Line of Duty: Manhunt in the Dakotas
  • Actor
-- 1991
That Summer of White Roses
  • Martin
-- 1990
Twilight Murders
  • Actor
-- 1990
Black Water
  • Judge Prescott
-- 1989
21% The January Man
  • Mayor Eamon Flynn
-- 1989
Passion and Paradise
  • Sir Harry Oakes
-- 1989
Catch the Heat
  • Jason Hannibal
-- 1987
American Gothic (Hide and Shriek)
  • Pa
-- 1987
The Kindred
  • Dr. Phillip Lloyd
-- 1987
Sword of Gideon
  • Mordechai Samuels
-- 1986
The Glory Boys
  • Director
  • Sokarev
-- 1984
Naked Face
  • Lt. McGreavy
-- 1984
Thomas Mann's The Magic Mountain
  • Mynheer Peeperkorn
-- 1982
Sacred Music of Duke Ellington
  • Actor
-- 1982
Cattle Annie and Little Britches
  • Tilghman
-- 1981
82% The Chosen
  • Reb Saunders
-- 1981
80% Lion of the Desert (Omar Mukhtar)
  • Benito Mussolini
-- 1981
Love and Bullets
  • Joe Bomposa
-- 1979
Klondike Fever
  • Soapy Smith
-- 1979
78% F.I.S.T.
  • Sen. Andrew Madison
-- 1979
24% The Amityville Horror
  • Father Delaney
-- 1979
Steiner - Das eiserne Kreuz, 2. Teil (Sergeant Steiner) (Breakthrough)
  • Gen. Webster
-- 1978
Jesus of Nazareth
  • Pontius Pilate
-- 1977
Last Four Days
  • Actor
-- 1977
W.c. Fields And Me
  • W.C. Fields
-- 1976
Innocents with Dirty Hands
  • Louis
-- 1975
Hennessy
  • Hennessy
-- 1975
Last Days of Mussolini
  • Mussolini
-- 1974
Lucky Luciano
  • Gene Giannini
-- 1973
Lolly-Madonna XXX (The Lolly-Madonna War)
  • Laban Feather
-- 1973
90% A Fistful of Dynamite (Duck, You Sucker) (Gił la testa)
  • Juan Miranda
-- 1972
Happy Birthday, Wanda June
  • Harold Ryan
-- 1971
Waterloo
  • Napoleon
-- 1970
42% The Illustrated Man
  • Carl
-- 1969
The Sergeant
  • Actor
-- 1968
89% No Way to Treat a Lady
  • Christopher Gill
-- 1968
Personal Sergeant
  • Master Sgt. Albert Callan
-- 1968
94% In the Heat of the Night
  • Police Chief Bill Gillespie
-- 1967
85% Doctor Zhivago
  • Komarovsky
-- 1965
53% The Loved One
  • Mr. Joyboy
-- 1965
Time of Indifference (Gli Indifferenti)
  • Leo
-- 1964
100% The Pawnbroker
  • Sol Nazerman
-- 1964
Le mani sulla cittą (Hands Over the City)
  • Nottola
-- 1963
Convicts 4
  • Tiptoes
-- 1962
92% The Longest Day
  • Destroyer Commander
-- 1962
The Mark
  • Dr. Edmund McNally
-- 1961
Seven Thieves
  • Paul Mason
-- 1960
Al Capone
  • Al Capone
-- 1959
Cry Terror!
  • Paul Hoplin
-- 1958
Run of the Arrow
  • O'Meara
-- 1957
Across the Bridge
  • Carl Schaffner
-- 1957
The Unholy Wife
  • Paul Hochen
-- 1957
100% Jubal
  • Pinky
-- 1956
100% The Harder They Fall
  • Nick Benko
-- 1956
Back from Eternity
  • Vasquez
-- 1956
95% Oklahoma!
  • Jud Fry
-- 1955
80% The Big Knife
  • Stanley Hoff
-- 1955
100% The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell
  • Maj. Allen Gullion
-- 1955
100% On the Waterfront
  • Charley Malloy
-- 1954
Marty
  • Actor
-- 1953
Tales of Tomorrow
  • Actor
-- 1953
Teresa
  • Frank
-- 1951
13 West Street
  • Actor
--

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Quotes from Rod Steiger's Characters

    1. Ruth Nazerman: Papa is dead, what am I going to do Sol?
    2. Sol Nazerman: You bury him, there's nothing else to do.
    3. Ruth Nazerman: Sol when you talk like that you're not human.
    4. Sol Nazerman: What do you want me to do, come over and cry with you? Well to hell with your crying.
    From The Pawnbroker. Submitted by Kevin R (2 months ago)
    1. Sol Nazerman: Do you believe in God Ortiz?
    2. Jesus Ortiz: I don't know Mr. Nazerman but you believe in God, and I'd make book on that.
    3. Sol Nazerman: I do not believe in God, or art, or science, or newspapers, or politics, or philosophy.
    From The Pawnbroker. Submitted by Kevin R (2 months ago)
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