Russell Simpson

Total Box Office:
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Highest Rated:
100% The Horse Soldiers (1959)
Lowest Rated:
71% The Beautiful Blonde from Bashful Bend (1949)
Birthday:
Jun 17
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
American actor Russell Simpson is another of those character players who seemed to have been born in middle age. From his first screen appearance in 1910 to his last in 1959, Simpson personified the grizzled, taciturn mountain man who held strangers at bay with his shotgun and vowed that his…

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Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
100% The Horse Soldiers
  • Sheriff Capt. Henry Goodboy
-- 1959
The Tin Star
  • Clem Hall
-- 1957
The Lonely Man
  • Actor
-- 1957
100% Friendly Persuasion
  • Elder
-- 1956
These Wilder Years
  • Farmer
-- 1956
The Tall Men
  • Immigrant Man
-- 1955
The Last Command (San Antonio de Bexar)
  • The Parson
-- 1955
88% Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
  • Mr. Bixby
-- 1954
Broken Lance
  • Judge
-- 1954
The Sun Shines Bright
  • Dr. Lewt Lake
-- 1953
Meet Me at the Fair
  • Sheriff Evans
-- 1952
Ma and Pa Kettle at the Fair
  • Clem Johnson
-- 1952
Across the Wide Missouri
  • Hoback
-- 1951
Comin' Round the Mountain
  • Judge
-- 1951
Lone Star
  • Sen. Maynard Cole
-- 1951
100% Wagon Master
  • Adam Perkins
-- 1950
71% The Beautiful Blonde from Bashful Bend
  • Grandpa
-- 1949
The Gal Who Took the West
  • Bartender as an Old Timer
-- 1949
Coroner Creek
  • Walt Hardison
-- 1948
Joan of Arc
  • Old Man with Pipe
-- 1948
Tap Roots
  • Sam Dabney
-- 1948
Albuquerque
  • Huggins
-- 1947
Romance of Rosy Ridge
  • Dan Yeary
-- 1947
Bad Bascomb
  • Elijah Walker
-- 1946
Death Valley
  • Actor
-- 1946
100% My Darling Clementine
  • John Simpson
-- 1946
Along Came Jones
  • Pop de Longpre
-- 1945
88% They Were Expendable
  • Dad Knowland
-- 1945
The Woman of the Town
  • Sime
-- 1944
The Big Bonanza
  • Adam Parker
-- 1944
Texas Masquerade
  • J.K. Trimble
-- 1944
Border Patrol
  • Orestes Krebs
-- 1943
Nazi Agent (Salute to Courage)
  • Captain
-- 1942
The Spoilers
  • Planiack
-- 1942
Tall in the Saddle
  • Pat
-- 1941
Swamp Water
  • Marty McCord
-- 1941
Tobacco Road
  • Sheriff
-- 1941
Brigham Young
  • Major
-- 1940
Virginia City
  • Gaylord
-- 1940
Santa Fe Trail
  • Shoubel Morgan
-- 1940
100% The Grapes of Wrath
  • Pa Joad
-- 1940
Three Faces West
  • Minister
-- 1940
94% Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
  • Allen
-- 1939
100% Dodge City
  • Orth
-- 1939
80% Drums Along the Mohawk
  • Dr. Petry
-- 1939
100% Young Mr. Lincoln
  • Woodridge
-- 1939
The Girl of the Golden West
  • Pioneer
-- 1938
Gold is Where You Find It
  • McKenzie
-- 1938
Yodelin' Kid from Pine Ridge
  • Bayliss Baynum
-- 1937
Maid of Salem
  • Village Marshal
-- 1937
Paradise Isle
  • Baxter
-- 1937
Wild West Days
  • Keeler
-- 1937
100% San Francisco
  • Red Kelly
-- 1936
The Crime of Dr. Forbes
  • Sheriff Neil
-- 1936
Way Down East
  • Squire Bartlett
-- 1935
Motive for Revenge
  • McAllister
-- 1935
Hoosier Schoolmaster
  • Doc Small
-- 1935
Paddy O'Day
  • Benton Butler
-- 1935
The World Moves On
  • Notary Public 1824
-- 1934
Three on A Honeymoon
  • Ezra MacDuff
-- 1934
Sixteen Fathoms Deep
  • Crockett
-- 1934
Flames
  • Jake
-- 1932
Call Her Savage
  • Actor
-- 1932
Riding Tornado
  • Sheriff
-- 1932
Hello Trouble
  • Actor
-- 1932
The Cabin in the Cotton
  • Uncle Joe
-- 1932
Susan Lenox , (Rising to Fame), (The Rise of Helga)
  • Doctor
-- 1931
100% Abraham Lincoln
  • Lincoln's Employer
-- 1930
Billy the Kid
  • Angus McSween
-- 1930
The First Auto
  • Hank Armstrong
-- 1928
The Trail Of '98
  • Old Swede
-- 1928
Annie Laurie
  • Sandy
-- 1927
The Eagle
  • Masked Cossack
-- 1925
Virginian
  • Trampas
-- 1923
Peg o' My Heart
  • Jim O'Connell
-- 1922

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