Regis Toomey

Regis Toomey

Highest Rated: 100% Raw Deal (1948)

Lowest Rated: 10% Change of Habit (1969)

Birthday: Aug 13, 1898

Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Veteran character actor in over 200 films. During his decades-long career, Toomey played mainly men-of-action character roles, second-rank good guys or cops variously in the gangster movie "G-Men" (1935), the war drama "Dive Bomber" (1941) and the Western "They Died With Their Boots On" (1942). During the 1950s and 60s, Toomey appeared as a regular on the TV series "Dante's Inferno," "Hey Mulligan," "Richard Diamond," "Burke's Law" (as Gene Barry's sidekick) and "Petticoat Junction."

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 28% C.H.O.M.P.S. Chief Patterson (Character) - 1979
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Phantom of Hollywood Joe (Character) - 1974
No Score Yet No Score Yet God Bless Dr. Shagetz Doc Hooper (Character) - 1974
10% 66% Change of Habit Father Gibbons (Character) - 1969
No Score Yet 53% The Night of the Grizzly Cotton Benson (Character) - 1966
64% 73% Man's Favorite Sport? Bagley (Character) - 1964
No Score Yet No Score Yet Johnny Shiloh Mr. Clem (Character) - 1963
76% 40% Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Dr. Jamieson (Character) - 1961
No Score Yet 57% The Last Sunset Milton Wing (Character) - 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Guns of the Timberland Sheriff Taylor (Character) - 1960
No Score Yet 77% Warlock Skinner (Character) - 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Joy Ride Miles (Character) - 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Still Trumpet Ephraim Strong (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Curfew Breakers Coach Bettger (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet 18% Great Day in the Morning Father Murphy (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet 31% Dakota Incident Minstrel (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet Three for Jamie Dawn "Murph" (Character) - 1956
91% 83% Guys and Dolls Arvide Abernathy (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet 64% Top Gun Jim O'Hara (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Nebraskan Col. Markham (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet 29% Take the High Ground Chaplain (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet It Happens Every Thursday Mayor Hull (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet 33% The Battle at Apache Pass Dr. Carter (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet 42% Never Wave at a WAC General Ned Prager (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet 80% Just for You Mr. Hodges (Character) - 1952
100% 68% The Tall Target Insp. Tim Reilly (uncredited) (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet 83% Cry Danger Cobb (Character) - 1951
89% 71% Show Boat Sheriff Ike Vallon (uncredited) (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet Navy Bound Capt. Charles Danning (Character) - 1951
95% 63% Mighty Joe Young John Young (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet 74% Come to the Stable Monsignor Talbot (Character) - 1949
78% 56% The Boy With Green Hair Mr. Davis (Character) - 1948
100% 81% Raw Deal Police Capt. Fields (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet I Wouldn't Be in Your Shoes Police Inspector Clint Judd (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet 41% Station West Jim Goddard (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Guilty Detective Heller (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet No Score Yet High Tide Inspector O'Haffey (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet No Score Yet Big Fix Lt. Brenner (Character) - 1947
50% 32% Magic Town Ed Weaver (Character) - 1947
84% 81% The Bishop's Wife Mr. Miller (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet 71% Sister Kenny New York Reporter (Character) - 1946
No Score Yet No Score Yet Child of Divorce Ray Carter (Character) - 1946
97% 91% The Big Sleep Chief Inspector Bernie Ohls (Character) - 1946
No Score Yet 50% Mysterious Intruder James Summers (Character) - 1946
No Score Yet 60% Her Sister's Secret Bill Gordon (Character) - 1946
85% 82% Spellbound Sgt. Gillespie (Character) - 1945
86% 33% Strange Illusion Dr. Martin Vincent (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet Follow That Woman Barney Manners (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dark Mountain Steve Downey (Character) - 1944
88% 72% Phantom Lady Detective Chewing Gum (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Doughgirls Timothy Walsh, FBI (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet When the Lights Go on Again Bill Regan (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Bullet Scars Dr. Steven Bishop (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Tennessee Johnson Blackstone McDaniel (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet I Was Framed Bob Leeds (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Forest Rangers Frank Hatfield (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Nurse's Secret Inspector Tom Patten (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet Law of the Tropics Tom Marshall (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet 51% Dive Bomber Tim Griffin (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet You're in the Army Now Capt. Radcliffe (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Shot in the Dark William Ryder (Character) - 1941
82% 75% They Died With Their Boots On Fitzhugh Lee (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet 43% 'Til We Meet Again Freddy (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet 53% Arizona Grant Oury (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet March On, Marines Drill Sergeant (uncredited) (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet 65% Union Pacific Paddy O'Rourke (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Society Smugglers Johnny Beebe (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet 27% The Phantom Creeps Lt. Jim Daly (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Indianapolis Speedway Dick Wilbur (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet 0% Wings of the Navy First Flight Instructor (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Thunder Afloat Ives (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Mysterious Miss X Jack Webster (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Wayne Murder Case Detective-Sergeant Mitchell (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Invisible Menace Lieutenant Matthews (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet Shadows of the Orient Inspector Bob Baxter (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet 71% The Big City Fred Hawkins (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet Bulldog Edition J. M. "Jim" Hardy (Character) - 1936
No Score Yet No Score Yet Shadow of Doubt Reed Ryan (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet One Frightened Night Tom Dean (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet Great God Gold Phil Stuart (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet Bars of Hate Ted Clark (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet 68% G-Men Edward Buchanan (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet Skull and Crown Bob Franklin (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet Murder on the Blackboard Det. Smiley North (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet Picture Brides Dave (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet Big Time or Bust Jimmy Kane (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet Red Morning John Hastings (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet She Had to Choose Jack Berry (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet She Had to Say Yes Tommy Nelson (Character) - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Penal Code Robert Palmer (Character) - 1933
No Score Yet 43% Shopworn David Livingston (Character) - 1932
No Score Yet 62% Under Eighteen Jimmie Slocum (Character) - 1932
80% 56% The Crowd Roars Dick Wilbur (Character) - 1932
No Score Yet No Score Yet They Never Come Back Jimmy Nolan (Character) - 1932
No Score Yet No Score Yet Murder by the Clock Officer Cassidy (Character) - 1931
No Score Yet 50% Other Men's Women Jack Kulper (Character) - 1931
No Score Yet No Score Yet Touchdown Tom Hussey (Character) - 1931
No Score Yet No Score Yet Kick In Chick Hewes (Character) - 1931
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Finger Points Charlie `'Breezy'` Russell (Character) - 1931
No Score Yet No Score Yet Finn and Hattie Henry Collins (Character) - 1931
No Score Yet No Score Yet Street of Chance "Babe" Marsden (Character) - 1930
No Score Yet No Score Yet Framed Jimmy McArthur (Character) - 1930
50% 38% Alibi Danny McGann (Character) - 1929

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet It's a Living Samuel (Guest Star) 1982
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fantasy Island Unknown (Guest Star) 1978
No Score Yet No Score Yet Police Story Judge (Character) 1973
No Score Yet No Score Yet Adam-12 Unknown (Guest Star) 1973
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Doris Day Show Unknown (Guest Star) 1972
No Score Yet No Score Yet Petticoat Junction Unknown (Guest Star) 1968-1969
No Score Yet No Score Yet Green Acres Unknown (Guest Star) 1966
No Score Yet No Score Yet Burke's Law Detective Les Hart (Character) 1963-1966
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Farmer's Daughter Minister (Guest Star) 1965
No Score Yet No Score Yet Perry Mason Sam Crane (Guest Star) 1965 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dr. Kildare Unknown (Guest Star) 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Cheyenne Unknown (Guest Star) 1962 1960 1956-1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Cain's Hundred Unknown (Guest Star) 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet Death Valley Days Gus Lammerson (Character) 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sugarfoot Unknown (Guest Star) 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Stagecoach West Unknown (Guest Star) 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Route 66 Unknown (Guest Star) 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Tall Man Doc Corbin (Guest Star) 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet Tombstone Territory Unknown (Guest Star) 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet Bronco Unknown (Guest Star) 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet Rawhide Unknown (Guest Star) 1959-1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Restless Gun Dr. Lem Shepherd (Guest Star) 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet The David Niven Show Detective Andy Cullen (Character) 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Trackdown Sheriff Dave Waterman (Guest Star) 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet Call Mr. D Lt. Dennis "Mac" McGough (Character) 1957-1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet Climax! Unknown (Character) 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet The 20th Century-Fox Hour Unknown (Character) 1956-1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Mickey Rooney Show Joe Mulligan (Character) 1954-1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet Stage 7 Johnny Davis (Character) 1955

QUOTES FROM Regis Toomey CHARACTERS

Arvide Abernathy says: Oh we can keep you unhappy son; just give us a chance.