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Robert Burton

Highest Rated: 100% Jubal (1956)

Lowest Rated: 30% I Was a Teenage Frankenstein (1957)

Birthday: Aug 13, 1895

Birthplace: Eastman, Georgia, USA

Robert Burton was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Burton began his acting career with roles in such films as "Above and Beyond" (1952), the comedy "Fearless Fagan" (1952) with Janet Leigh and the drama "My Man and I" (1952) with Shelley Winters. He also appeared in the musical "Everything I Have Is Yours" (1952) with Marge Champion, the Carleton Carpenter comedy "Sky Full of Moon" (1952) and the Robert Ryan drama "Inferno" (1953). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the Clark Gable adventure "Soldier of Fortune" (1955), "The Road to Denver" (1955) and "The Left Hand of God" (1955). He also appeared in the Van Heflin period drama "Count Three and Pray" (1955). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in "The 30-Foot Bride of Candy Rock" (1959), the Orson Welles suspenseful adaptation "Compulsion" (1959) and "The Story on Page One" (1960) with Rita Hayworth. He also appeared in "Wake Me When It's Over" (1960) with Ernie Kovacs and the biopic "The Gallant Hours" (1960) with James Cagney. Burton was most recently credited in "Pacific Heights" (1990). Burton was married to Karen Black. Burton passed away in September 1962 at the age of 67.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 10% The Slime People Prof. Galvin (Character) - 1963
No Score Yet 57% Billy Rose's Jumbo Madison (Character) - 1962
50% 47% The Young Savages Judge (Character) - 1961
No Score Yet 60% Seven Ways From Sundown Eavens (Character) - 1960
No Score Yet 62% The Gallant Hours Maj. Gen. Roy Geiger (Character) - 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Private's Affair Gen. Charles E. Hargrave (Character) - 1959
No Score Yet 50% The Story on Page One District Attorney Nordeau (Character) - 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Invasion of the Animal People Dr. Frederick Wilson (Character) - 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Man or Gun Deputy Sheriff Burt Burton (Character) - 1958
85% 75% The Spirit of St. Louis Major Albert Lambert (uncredited) (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Domino Kid Sheriff Travers (Character) - 1957
100% 83% The Tall T Tenvoorde (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Hard Man Sim Hacker (Character) - 1957
30% 38% I Was a Teenage Frankenstein Dr. Karlton (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Hired Gun Nathan Conroy (Character) - 1957
100% 79% Jubal Doctor Grant (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet Reprisal! Jeb Cantrell (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet 50% The Rack Col. Ira Hansen (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet Brass Legend Tom Gipson (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet Three Brave Men W.L. Dietz (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet 85% A Man Called Peter Mr. Peyton (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet Count Three and Pray Bishop (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet 31% Taza, Son of Cochise Gen. George Crook (Character) - 1954
92% 60% Broken Lance Mac Andrews (Character) - 1954
No Score Yet 26% All the Brothers Were Valiant Asa Worthen (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet Confidentially Connie Dr. Willis Shoop (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet Desperate Search Wayne Langmuir (Character) - 1953
100% 90% The Big Heat Det. Gus Burke (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fast Company David Sandring (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet 38% Cry of the Hunted Warden Keeley (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet 27% Latin Lovers Mr. Cumberly (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet 52% Inferno Sheriff (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet 67% Above and Beyond Gen. Samuel E. Roberts (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet Everything I Have Is Yours Doctor Charles (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fearless Fagan Owen Gillman (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sky Full of Moon Customer (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet 22% My Man and I Sheriff (Character) - 1952
79% 86% The Bad and the Beautiful McDill (uncredited) (Character) - 1952

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Sheriff of Cochise Jason Gains (Guest Star)
No Score Yet No Score Yet Bonanza Unknown (Guest Star) 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Tall Man Governor Lew Wallace (Guest Star) 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Rifleman Unknown (Guest Star) 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet Wagon Train Unknown (Guest Star) 1961 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Target: The Corruptors Unknown (Guest Star) 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Ben Casey Dr. Ralph Keel (Guest Star) 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Deputy Unknown (Guest Star) 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Surfside 6 Unknown (Guest Star) 1960-1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Lassie Thomas Arnold (Guest Star) 1959-1960
82% 94% The Twilight Zone Doctor (Character) 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Trackdown Sheriff Lee Carmody (Guest Star) 1958-1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Restless Gun Joe Bronson (Guest Star) 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet 77 Sunset Strip Inquest Deputy (Guest Star) 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Thin Man Dr. Lance Baron (Guest Star) 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet Perry Mason Dr. H.W. Fremont (Guest Star) 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet Father Knows Best Unknown (Guest Star) 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Climax! Unknown (Character) 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Lone Ranger Unknown (Guest Star) 1956-1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Marshal Dillon Unknown (Guest Star) 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Gunsmoke Sheriff Tom Smith (Guest Star) 1957

QUOTES FROM Robert Burton CHARACTERS

Chad Foster says: You've drugged me!

Julie says: [Flippant] No dear, I've killed you.