Ron Howard

Highest Rated:
95%     Apollo 13 (1995)
Lowest Rated:
0%     Village of the Giants (1965)
Birthday:
Mar 1
Birthplace:
Duncan, Oklahoma, USA
Bio:


Professionally, Ron Howard has come a long way from the tousle-haired, barefoot sheriff's son who trod the byways of idyllic Mayberry to reside in the heady company of Hollywood's most elite directors. Howard's films are pure entertainment; they are well-crafted efforts, frequently…

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Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
The Truth About The Harry Quebert Affair
  • Director
-- 2016
The Most Wonderful Time
  • Producer
-- 2015
Inferno
  • Director
-- 2015
Heart of the Sea
  • Director
-- 2015
Untitled Beatles Documentary
  • Director
-- 2015
Unsung Heroes: The Story Of America's Female Patriots
  • Producer
-- 2014
Champs
  • Actor
-- 2014
85% The Good Lie
  • Producer
$2.1M 2014
56% Made in America
  • Director
-- 2014
83% From Up On Poppy Hill
  • Philosophy Club President (English language version)
$1.0M 2013
89% Rush
  • Director
$26.9M 2013
The Dark Tower
  • Director
-- 2013
Katy Perry: Part Of Me 3D Fan Sneaks
  • Producer
-- 2012
Katy Perry: Part Of Me Fan Sneaks
  • Producer
-- 2012
92% Corman's World: Exploits Of A Hollywood Rebel
  • Ron Howard
$7.0k 2011
24% The Dilemma
  • Director
$48.4M 2011
Angels & Demons Decoded
  • Actor
-- 2009
37% Angels & Demons
  • Director
$133.4M 2009
63% Changeling
  • Producer
$35.7M 2008
Ron Howard: 50 Years in Film
  • Actor
-- 2008
92% Frost/Nixon
  • Producer
  • Director
$18.6M 2008
94% In the Shadow of the Moon
  • Introduction
$0.9M 2007
25% The Da Vinci Code
  • Director
$217.5M 2006
69% Curious George
  • Producer
$58.3M 2006
Cannes: All Access
  • Actor
-- 2006
59% How to Eat Fried Worms
  • Producer
$13.0M 2006
80% Cinderella Man
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
  • Producer
$61.5M 2005
88% Tell Them Who You Are
  • Actor
-- 2005
30% The Alamo
  • Producer
$22.4M 2004
TV Classics - 20 DVD Pack
  • Actor
-- 2003
58% The Missing
  • Director
$26.8M 2003
John Wayne: American Legend
  • Actor
-- 2003
Into Thin Air
  • Actor
-- 2002
76% A Beautiful Mind
  • Producer
  • Director
$170.7M 2001
55% Osmosis Jones
  • Director
  • Tom Colonic
$12.3M 2001
60% The Independent
  • Actor
-- 2001
53% How the Grinch Stole Christmas
  • Director
$259.0M 2000
Chuck Jones - Extremes and In-Betweens, a Life in Animation
  • Actor
-- 2000
64% EdTV
  • Director
-- 1999
Welcome to Hollywood
  • Actor
-- 1998
Directors: Ron Howard
  • Actor
-- 1997
Frank Capra's American Dream
  • Narrator
-- 1997
75% Ransom
  • Director
-- 1996
12% The Chamber
  • Producer
-- 1996
95% Apollo 13
  • Director
$1.1M 1995
88% The Paper
  • Director
-- 1994
50% Far and Away
  • Director
-- 1992
71% Backdraft
  • Director
-- 1991
92% Parenthood
  • Director
-- 1989
First Works
  • Actor
-- 1989
48% Willow
  • Director
-- 1988
Return to Mayberry
  • Opie Taylor
-- 1986
35% Gung Ho
  • Director
-- 1986
80% Cocoon
  • Director
-- 1985
92% Splash
  • Director
-- 1984
When Your Lover Leaves
  • Actor
-- 1983
95% Night Shift
  • Director
-- 1982
Bitter Harvest
  • Ned De Vries
-- 1981
Fire on the Mountain
  • Actor
-- 1981
Act of Love
  • Leon Cybulkowski
-- 1980
22% More American Graffiti
  • Steve Bolander
$8.1M 1979
Roger Corman: Hollywood's Wild Angel
  • Actor
-- 1978
Take a Hard Ride (Kid Vengeance)
  • Halsey
-- 1977
I'm a Fool
  • Actor
-- 1977
25% Grand Theft Auto
  • Screenwriter
  • Sam Freeman
  • Director
-- 1977
93% The Shootist
  • Gillom Rogers
-- 1976
Eat My Dust
  • Hoover Niebold
-- 1976
Huckleberry Finn
  • Huckleberry Finn
-- 1975
The First Nudie Musical
  • Actor at Audition
-- 1975
The Spikes Gang
  • Les
-- 1974
Persecution
  • Dr. Ross
-- 1974
Migrants
  • Lyle Barlow
-- 1974
95% American Graffiti
  • Steve Bolander
-- 1973
Run Stranger, Run
  • Johnny
-- 1973
Hunting Party
  • Watt Nelson
-- 1971
Wild Country
  • Virgil Tanner
-- 1971
Smoke
  • Chris
-- 1970
Deed of Daring-Do
  • Director
-- 1969
Cards, Cads, Guns, Gore and Death
  • Director
-- 1969
Africa: Texas Style
  • Actor
-- 1967
0% Village of the Giants
  • Genius
-- 1965
The Courtship of Eddie's Father
  • Eddie
-- 1963
94% The Music Man
  • Winthrop Paroo
-- 1962
80% Come September
  • Spencer
-- 1961
The Naked Edge
  • Mr. Claridge
-- 1961
Five Minutes to Live
  • Bobby
-- 1961
The Journey
  • Billy Rhinelander
-- 1959
Old Paint
  • Director
--
Cache
  • Director
--

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
78% Arrested Development
2003-2013
  • Actor
2004

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Quotes from Ron Howard's Characters

    • Gillom Rogers:
      Mr. Books, How is it you've killed so many men? My spread wasn't much bigger than yours.
    From The Shootist. Submitted by Sarfaraz A (2 years ago)

    • Zaneeta Shinn:
      It's indecent to meet boys at the footbridge!
    • Tommy Djilas:
      he answers Zaneeta: First thing after supper?
    • Winthrop Paroo:
      she answers Tommy: All right! Ye Gods!
    • Harold Hill:
      Mothers of River City, heed that warning before it's too late! Watch for the telltale signs of corruption! The minute your son leaves the house, does he rebuckle his knickerbockers below the knee? Is there a nicotine stain on his index finger? A dime-novel hidden in the corncrib? Is he starting to memorize jokes from Captain Billy's Whiz-Bang? Are certain words creeping into his conversation? Words like 'swell' and "so's your old man"? If so my friends, ya got trouble!
    • Winthrop Paroo:
      No, thank you, AMARYLLITH! [Winthrop had an embarressing lisp]
    • Harold Hill:
      Ladies and gentlemen, either you are closing your eyes to a situation you do not wish to acknowledge, or you are not aware of the caliber of disaster indicated by the presence of a pool table in your community!
    • Marcellus Washburn:
      Well, ain't no call for a boys' band in this town. Anything these Iowa people don't have already, they do without.
    • Tommy Djilas:
      Mayor Shinn, your honor, your daughter and I have been going steady behind your back.
    From The Music Man. Submitted by rick b (2 years ago)