Tristram Coffin

Highest Rated:
96% A Star Is Born (1954)
Lowest Rated:
75% The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit (1956)
Birthday:
Aug 13
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
The namesake nephew of American journalist Tris Coffin, actor Tristram Coffin set his stage career in motion at age 14. By 1939, the tall, silver-mustached Coffin was well on his way to becoming one of the screen's most prolific character actors. Generally cast as crooked lawyers, shifty business…

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Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
83% The Barefoot Executive
  • Sponsor
-- 1971
Zebra in the Kitchen
  • Councilman Lawrence
-- 1965
Good Neighbor Sam
  • Sonny Blatchford
-- 1964
The Crawling Hand (Don't Cry Wolf) (The Creeping Hand)
  • Actor
-- 1963
Ma Barker's Killer Brood
  • Arthur Dunlop
-- 1960
The Night the World Exploded
  • Dr. Ellis Morton
-- 1957
75% The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit
  • Byron Holgate
-- 1956
The Maverick Queen
  • Card Player
-- 1956
The First Traveling Saleslady
  • Day Hotel Clerk
-- 1956
Creature with the Atom Brain
  • District Attorney MacGraw
-- 1955
The Scarlet Coat
  • Col. Varick
-- 1955
96% A Star Is Born
  • Director
-- 1954
Dawn At Socorro
  • Man at table in saloon
-- 1954
Meet Corliss Archer
  • Actor
-- 1954
Salome: The Dance of the Seven Veils
  • Actor
-- 1953
Law and Order
  • Parker
-- 1953
Latin Lovers
  • Paul's Business Associate
-- 1953
Cowboy G-Men
  • Actor
-- 1952
The Kid from Broken Gun
  • Martin Donohugh
-- 1952
At Sword's Point
  • Regent Guard
-- 1952
Queen for a Day
  • Doctor
-- 1951
Flight to Mars
  • Commentator
-- 1951
Mask of the Avenger
  • Noncommissioned Officer
-- 1951
Painting The Clouds With Sunshine
  • Manager
-- 1951
Rhubarb
  • Dr. Stillman
-- 1951
Outrage
  • Judge McKenzie
-- 1950
Jungle Jim in Pygmy Island
  • Novak
-- 1950
86% The Baron of Arizona
  • McCleary
-- 1950
The Damned Don't Cry
  • Maitre d'Hotel
-- 1950
Radar Secret Service
  • Michael
-- 1950
My Dream Is Yours
  • Head Waiter
-- 1949
Federal Agents Vs. Underworld, Inc.
  • Chambers
-- 1949
Radar Patrol Vs. Spy King
  • Lords
-- 1949
Flamingo Road
  • Ed Parker
-- 1949
83% The Fountainhead
  • Secretary
-- 1949
King of the Rocket Men
  • Jeff King
-- 1949
Desperadoes of Dodge City
  • Ace Durant
-- 1948
80% Romance on the High Seas (It's Magic)
  • Headwaiter on Ship
-- 1948
The Hunted
  • Detective
-- 1948
Where the North Begins
  • Actor
-- 1947
The Voice of the Turtle (One for the Book)
  • Theater Party
-- 1947
86% Possessed
  • Man at Concert
-- 1947
Trail to San Antone
  • Cal Young
-- 1947
Jesse James Rides Again
  • Clark
-- 1947
Sioux City Sue
  • Actor
-- 1946
Dangerous Money
  • Scott Pearson
-- 1946
Under Nevada Skies
  • Dan Adams
-- 1946
Lady In the Dark
  • Man
-- 1944
Idaho
  • Actor
-- 1943
Cosmo Jones, Crime Smasher
  • Actor
-- 1943
Destroyer
  • Doctor
-- 1943
So's Your Aunt Emma
  • Henderson
-- 1942
Holt of the Secret Service
  • Valdin
-- 1942
Dawn on the Great Divide
  • Rand
-- 1942
Bells of Capistrano
  • Jed Johnson
-- 1942
Spy Smasher
  • Drake
-- 1942
Cowboy Serenade
  • Actor
-- 1942
The Corpse Vanishes
  • Dr. Foster
-- 1942
Let's Go Collegiate
  • Actor
-- 1941
You're Out of Luck
  • Whitney
-- 1941
City Limits
  • Actor
-- 1941
Forbidden Trails
  • Nelson
-- 1941
Arizona Bound
  • Steve Taggart
-- 1941
No Greater Sin (Social Enemy No. 1)
  • Dr. Raleigh
-- 1941
The Fatal Hour
  • Actor
-- 1940
Queen of the Yukon
  • Carson
-- 1940
Chasing Trouble
  • Phillips
-- 1940
West of Pinto Basin
  • Harvey
-- 1940
Up in the Air
  • Farell
-- 1940
The Saint Strikes Back
  • Radio Announcer
-- 1939
Irish Luck
  • Actor
-- 1939
Man Betrayed
  • Night Club Patron
-- 1937

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