Kenneth Tobey

Total Box Office:
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Highest Rated:
98% Airplane! (1980)
Lowest Rated:
35% Big Top Pee-Wee (1988)
Birthday:
Mar 23
Birthplace:
Oakland, California, USA
Bio:
Though seemingly born with a battered bulldog countenance and a rattly voice best suited to such lines as "We don't like you kind around these parts, stranger," tough-guy character actor Kenneth Tobey was originally groomed for gormless leading man roles when he came to Hollywood in 1949. Possessing…

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
63% It Came from Beneath the Sea
  • Pete Mathews
-- 2007
The Naked Monster
  • Actor
  • Director
-- 2005
Rage at Dawn
  • Actor
-- 2000
Desire and Hell at Sunset Motel
  • Captain Holiday
-- 1992
56% Single White Female
  • Desk Clerk
-- 1992
41% Honey, I Blew Up the Kid
  • Smitty
-- 1992
69% Gremlins 2: The New Batch
  • Projectionist
-- 1990
Ghost Writer
  • Cop #2
-- 1989
35% Big Top Pee-Wee
  • Sheriff
-- 1988
Freeway
  • Monsignor Kavanaugh
-- 1988
The Gunfighters
  • Swede
-- 1987
81% Innerspace
  • Man in Restroom
-- 1987
The Lost Empire
  • Capt. Hendry
-- 1984
The Creature Wasn't Nice (Naked Space)
  • Actor
-- 1983
71% Strange Invaders
  • Arthur Newman
-- 1983
66% The Howling
  • Older Cop
-- 1981
98% Airplane!
  • Air Controller Neubauer
-- 1980
Hero at Large
  • Fire Chief
-- 1980
63% MacArthur
  • Admiral Halsey
-- 1977
Gus
  • Asst. Warden
-- 1976
Baby Blue Marine
  • Buick Driver
-- 1976
W.c. Fields And Me
  • Parker
-- 1976
50% Dirty Mary Crazy Larry
  • Carl Donahue
-- 1974
Homebodies
  • Construction Boss
-- 1974
75% Walking Tall
  • Augie McCullah
-- 1973
Rage
  • Col. Nickerson
-- 1972
57% Ben
  • Engineer
-- 1972
95% The Candidate
  • Teamster Leader
-- 1972
Fireball Forward
  • Gen. Dawson
-- 1972
64% Billy Jack
  • Deputy
-- 1971
71% Marlowe
  • Sgt. Fred Beifus
-- 1969
A Time for Killing (The Long Ride Home)
  • Sgt. Cleehan
-- 1967
40 Guns to Apache Pass
  • Cpl. Bodine
-- 1967
A Man Called Adam
  • Actor
-- 1966
Stark Fear
  • Cliff Kane
-- 1963
X-15
  • Col. Craig Brewster
-- 1961
Seven Ways from Sundown
  • Lt. Herly
-- 1960
Cry Terror!
  • Frank Cole
-- 1958
60% Jet Pilot
  • Actor
-- 1957
The Vampire
  • Buck Donley
-- 1957
Mark Of The Vampire
  • Actor
-- 1957
The Wings of Eagles
  • Capt. Herbert Allen Hazard
-- 1957
82% Gunfight at the O.K. Corral
  • Bat Masterson
-- 1957
Davy Crockett and the River Pirates
  • Jocko
-- 1956
Search for Bridey Murphy
  • Rex Simmons
-- 1956
The Great Locomotive Chase
  • Anthony Murphy
-- 1956
75% The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit
  • Mahoney
-- 1956
Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier
  • Col. Jim Bowie
-- 1955
Rage at Dawn
  • Monk Claxton
-- 1955
Down Three Dark Streets
  • Zack Stewart
-- 1954
Ring of Fear
  • Shreveport
-- 1954
92% The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms
  • Col. Jack Evans
  • Director
-- 1953
Fighter Attack
  • George
-- 1953
80% Angel Face
  • Bill Crompton
-- 1953
The Bigamist
  • Tom Morgan
-- 1953
Rawhide (Desperate Siege)
  • Wingate
-- 1951
87% The Thing from Another World
  • Capt. Patrick Hendry
-- 1951
Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye
  • Detective Fowler
-- 1950
My Friend Irma Goes West
  • Pilot
-- 1950
Right Cross
  • Reporter
-- 1950
The File on Thelma Jordon
  • Police Photographer
-- 1949
95% Twelve O'Clock High
  • Sentry
-- 1949
The Great Sinner
  • Cabby
-- 1949
79% I Was a Male War Bride
  • Seaman
-- 1949
80% The Stratton Story
  • Detroit Player
-- 1949
Task Force
  • Capt. Williamson
-- 1949
Dangerous Venture
  • Actor
-- 1948
83% He Walked by Night
  • Detective
-- 1948
This Time for Keeps
  • Actor
-- 1947

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Quotes from Kenneth Tobey's Characters

    1. Pete Mathews: The next time I cruise in these waters I'm going to have torpedoes with warheads on them.
    From It Came from Beneath the Sea. Submitted by Nick S (8 months ago)
    1. Capt. Patrick Hendry: Some day I hope to have a co-pilot and navigator who aren't wet behind the ears.
    From The Thing from Another World. Submitted by Don G (15 months ago)
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