Tom Atkins - Rotten Tomatoes

Tom Atkins

Highest Rated:   100% Where's Poppa? (1970)
Lowest Rated:   18% Striking Distance (1993)
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Was an avid fan of horror films in his childhood days. Enlisted in the United States Navy before attending college. Was a member of the Gamma Phi Fraternity while attending Duquesne University. Got interested in acting when he was in his 20s. Primarily known for his work in horror and thriller films.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
No Score Yet Encounter
  • Professor Westlake
2018
No Score Yet Apocalypse Kiss
  • Actor
2014
No Score Yet Fantasm
  • Actor
2013
No Score Yet Shannon's Rainbow
  • Capt. Martin
2009
60% My Bloody Valentine 3-D
  • Burke
$51.6M 2009
No Score Yet Just Desserts: The Making of Creepshow
  • Actor
2007
No Score Yet Halloween: 25 Years Of Terror
  • Actor
2006
No Score Yet Out of the Black
  • Actor
2002
67% Bruiser
  • Det. McCleary
2000
18% Striking Distance
  • Sgt. Fred Hardy
1993
No Score Yet Sworn to Vengeance
  • Ed Barry
1993
97% Bob Roberts
  • Dr. Caleb Menck
1992
No Score Yet What She Doesn't Know (Shades of Gray)
  • Roy
1992
No Score Yet L'Enlèvement de Peggy Ann Bradnick
  • Jamieson
1991
59% Two Evil Eyes
  • Grogan
1990
No Score Yet The Heist
  • Actor
1989
No Score Yet Dead Man Out
  • Berger
1989
46% Maniac Cop
  • McCrae
1988
No Score Yet Lemon Sky
  • Douglas
1988
83% Lethal Weapon
  • Michael Hunsaker
1987
73% Night of the Creeps
  • Ray Cameron
1986
No Score Yet Blind Justice
  • Officer Kramer
1986
No Score Yet The New Kids
  • `Mac' MacWilliams
1985
74% Creepshow
  • Billy's Father (uncredited)
1982
40% Halloween III: Season of the Witch
  • Dr. Daniel Challis
1982
No Score Yet Desperate Lives
  • John Cameron
1982
No Score Yet Skeezer
  • Dr. Chanless
1982
86% Escape from New York
  • Rehme
1981
75% The Ninth Configuration (Twinkle, Twinkle, Killer Kane)
  • Sgt. Krebs
1980
75% The Fog
  • Nick Castle
1980
No Score Yet Skag
  • Actor
1979
No Score Yet Tarantulas: The Deadly Cargo
  • Buddy
1977
No Score Yet Special Delivery
  • Zabelski
1976
No Score Yet Shell Game
  • Actor
1975
No Score Yet Miles to Go Before I Sleep
  • Actor
1974
100% Where's Poppa?
  • Policeman in Apartment
1970
80% The Owl and the Pussycat
  • Car Gang Member
1970
No Score Yet The Detective
  • Harmon
1968

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet The Jury
2004
  • Boyd Kingman
  • 2004
89% Oz
1997-2003
  • Wilson Lowen Mayor Loewen
  • 2003
91% Homicide: Life on the Street
1993-1999
  • Grenville Rollins
  • 1998
No Score Yet Xena: Warrior Princess
1995-2001
  • Atrius
  • 1996
No Score Yet American Playhouse
1982-1996
  • Actor
  • 1988
No Score Yet The Equalizer
1985-1989
  • Standish
  • 1987
No Score Yet St. Elsewhere
1982-1988
  • Bob Loniker
  • 1983
No Score Yet M*A*S*H
1972-1983
  • Maj. Weems
  • 1982
No Score Yet Quincy, M.E.
1976-1983
  • Commander Butler John Todd
  • 1982
No Score Yet The Rockford Files
1974-1980
  • Lt. Alex Diehl Lt. Diehl Diehl Lt. Thomas Diehl
  • 1977
  • 1976
  • 1975
  • 1974

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