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Richard Hamilton

Highest Rated: 88% Greetings (1968)

Lowest Rated: 12% On Deadly Ground (1994)

Birthday: Dec 31, 1920

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA

Richard Hamilton took his talents as a football legend off the field and into the star-studded world of entertainment. Hamilton's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as "Ladybug, Ladybug" (1963) with June Connell, "Greetings" (1968) with Jonathan Warden and "The Hospital" (1971) with George C Scott. He also appeared in "Fathers of Pop" (1979) and "Resurrection" (1980). He kept working in film throughout the eighties, starring in the Goldie Hawn comedy "Protocol" (1984), the Andrew McCarthy dramedy "Heaven Help Us" (1985) and the John Cusack comedy "The Sure Thing" (1985). He also appeared in the Clint Eastwood action flick "Pale Rider" (1985). Toward the end of his career, he continued to act in the comedy "Painted Heart" (1993) with Will Patton, the action picture "On Deadly Ground" (1994) with Steven Seagal and the Tommy Lee Jones box office smash sci-fi flick "Men in Black" (1997). He also appeared in "Home Alone 3" (1997) and the comedic drama "Reach the Rock" (1998) with William Sadler. Hamilton last acted in the comedy "Death to Smoochy" (2002) with Robin Williams. Hamilton passed away in December 2004 at the age of 84.

Highest rated movies

In Country
Reach the Rock
Message in a Bottle
On Deadly Ground




32% 66% Message in a Bottle Chet (Character) $52.8M 1999
No Score Yet 52% Zack and Reba Coach Burns (Character) - 1998
38% 43% Reach the Rock Ed (Character) $5.0K 1998
No Score Yet 57% Angels in the Attic Bomb Technician (Character) - 1998
No Score Yet 33% The Yearling Pa Forrester (Character) - 1994
12% 34% On Deadly Ground Hugh Palmer (Character) $36.0M 1994
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dark Reflection Unknown (Character) - 1994
62% 60% Sommersby Doc Evans (Character) $46.4M 1993
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Paint Job Robert (Character) - 1992
No Score Yet No Score Yet Plymouth Mayor Wendell Mackenzies (Character) - 1991
68% 36% In Country Grampaw (Character) $3.3M 1989
No Score Yet No Score Yet Riviera Kennedy (Character) - 1987
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Good Sport Carl (Character) - 1984
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dixie: Changing Habits Judge Delaney (Character) - 1983
76% 78% Silkwood Georgie (Character) - 1983
88% 41% Greetings Pop Artist (Character) - 1968
No Score Yet 88% Ladybug, Ladybug JoAnn's Father (Character) - 1963


No Score Yet No Score Yet Promised Land Unknown (Guest Star) 1997-1998
92% 98% Oz Whitney Munson (Guest Star) 1997
No Score Yet 96% Law & Order Unknown (Guest Star) 1991 1993 1996
95% 94% Frasier Big Willy (Guest Star) 1996
82% No Score Yet Picket Fences Unknown (Guest Star) 1996
No Score Yet No Score Yet Wiseguy Medic (Guest Star) 1989
No Score Yet 100% The Equalizer Unknown (Guest Star) 1986 1989
No Score Yet No Score Yet Bret Maverick Cy Whittaker (Character) 1981-1982
No Score Yet No Score Yet Route 66 Walt Miller (Guest Star) 1963