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Arthur Franz

Highest Rated:   100% Sands of Iwo Jima (1950)
Lowest Rated:   33% The Human Factor (1979)
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Birthplace:   Perth Amboy, New Jersey
Armed with extensive radio and stage credits, Arthur Franz made his first film appearance in 1948's Jungle Patrol. Franz has been prominently featured in a number of "fantastic" films: he played one-third of the title role in Abbott and Costello Meet the Invisible Man (1951), and had leads in Flight to Mars (1952), Invaders From Mars (1953), and The Atomic Submarine (1960). He has also thrived in military characterizations in films like Sands of Iwo Jima (1949), Submarine Command (1951), and The Caine Mutiny (1954). His finest screen portrayal was as the psychopathic "hero" of Stanley Kramer's The Sniper (1952). Arthur Franz flourished as a character actor into the 1980s, retiring from films after appearing in That Championship Season (1982).

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet New Orleans Uncensored
  • Actor
2011
60% That Championship Season
  • Macken
1982
33% The Human Factor
  • Gen. Fuller
1979
No Score Yet Jennifer: A Woman's Story
  • Dick Leonard
1979
No Score Yet The Amazing Howard Hughes
  • Barnes
1977
No Score Yet Sisters of Death
  • Edmond Clybourn
1976
No Score Yet Dream No Evil
  • Actor
1975
No Score Yet Alvarez Kelly
  • Capt. Towers
1966
33% The Carpetbaggers
  • Morrissey
1964
No Score Yet The Atomic Submarine
  • Lt. Cmdr. Richard 'Reef' Holloway
1959
No Score Yet Woman Obsessed
  • Tom Sharron
1959
No Score Yet Monster on the Campus
  • Prof. Donald Blake
1958
83% The Young Lions
  • Lt. Green
1958
No Score Yet The Unholy Wife
  • Rev. Stephen Hochen
1957
No Score Yet Hellcats of the Navy
  • Lt. Cmdr. Don Landon
1957
69% Beyond a Reasonable Doubt
  • Bob Hale
1956
No Score Yet Battle Taxi
  • Lt. Pete Stacy
1955
92% The Caine Mutiny
  • Lt. Paynter
1954
No Score Yet Bad for Each Other
  • Dr. Jim Crowley
1953
82% Invaders from Mars
  • Dr. Stuart Kelston / Narrator
1953
No Score Yet The Eddie Cantor Story
  • Harry Harris
1953
88% The Member of the Wedding
  • Jarvis
1952
No Score Yet Eight Iron Men
  • Carter
1952
83% The Sniper
  • Eddie Miller
1952
No Score Yet Flight to Mars
  • Dr. Jim Barker
1951
No Score Yet Submarine Command (The Submarine Story)
  • Lt. Carlson
1951
80% Abbott and Costello Meet the Invisible Man
  • Tommy Nelson
1951
No Score Yet Strictly Dishonorable
  • Henry Greene
1951
No Score Yet Three Secrets
  • Paul Radin
1950
100% Sands of Iwo Jima
  • Cpl. Robert Dunne/Narrator
1950
No Score Yet Roseanna McCoy
  • Thad Wilkins
1949
No Score Yet Red Light
  • Jess Torno
1949
No Score Yet The Doctor and the Girl
  • Dr. Harvey L. Kenmore
1949

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