B Movie Actor of the Month Roddy McDowall


Congrats to Roddy McDowall. He is our B Movie actor of the month. Though Roddy was anything but a b movie actor! He was awesome!


Murder in the Family (1938) as Peter Osborne

John Halifax (1938) as Boy

Dead Man’s Shoes (1940) as Boy

Just William (1940) as Ginger

Saloon Bar (1940) as Boy

You Will Remember (1941) as Young Bob Slater

Man Hunt (1941) as Vaner

This England (1941) as Hugo, Norman Boy

How Green Was My Valley (1941) as Huw Morgan

Confirm or Deny (1941) as Albert Perkins

Son of Fury: The Story of Benjamin Blake (1942) as Benjamin – as a Boy

On the Sunny Side (1942) as Hugh Aylesworth

The Pied Piper (1942) as Ronnie Cavanaugh

My Friend Flicka (1943) as Ken McLaughlin

Lassie Come Home (1943) as Joe Carraclough

The White Cliffs of Dover (1944) as John Ashwood II as a Boy

The Keys of the Kingdom (1944) as Francis Chisholm – as a Boy

Thunderhead, Son of Flicka (1945) as Ken McLaughlin

Molly and Me (1945) as Jimmy Graham

Holiday in Mexico (1946) as Stanley Owen

Rocky (1948) as Chris Hammond

Macbeth (1948) as Malcolm

Kidnapped (1948) as David Balfour

Tuna Clipper (1949) as Alec MacLennan

Black Midnight (1949) as Scott Jordan

Big Timber (1950) as Jimmy

Killer Shark (1950) as Ted

Screen Snapshots: Hollywood Goes to Bat (1950; short subject)

The Steel Fist (1952) as Eric Kardin

The Big Country (1958) as Hannassey Watchman (uncredited)

The Subterraneans (1960) as Yuri Gilgoric

Midnight Lace (1960) as Malcolm Stanley

The Longest Day (1962) as Pvt. Morris

Cleopatra (1963) as Octavian – Caesar Augustus

Shock Treatment (1964) as Martin Ashley

The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) as Matthew

The Third Day (1965) as Oliver Parsons

The Loved One (1965) as D.J. Jr.

Inside Daisy Clover (1965) as Walter Baines

That Darn Cat! (1965) as Gregory Benson

Lord Love a Duck (1966) as Alan Musgrave

The Defector (1966) as Agent Adams

The Adventures of Bullwhip Griffin (1967) as Bullwhip Griffin

The Cool Ones (1967) as Tony Krum

It! (1967) as Arthur Pimm

Planet of the Apes (1968) as Cornelius

5 Card Stud (1968) as Nick Evers

Midas Run (1969) as Wister

Hello Down There (1969) as Nate Ashbury

Angel, Angel, Down We Go (1969) as Santoro

Tam-Lin (1970)

Pretty Maids All in a Row (1971) as Proffer

Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971) as Cornelius

Terror in the Sky (1971) as Dr. Ralph Baird

Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971) as Mr. Rowan Jelk

Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972) as Caesar

The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (1972) as Frank Gass

The Poseidon Adventure (1972) as Acres

Arnold (1973) as Robert

The Legend of Hell House (1973) as Benjamin Franklin Fischer

Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973) as Caesar / Cornelius

Funny Lady (1975) as Bobby

Mean Johnny Barrows (1976) as Tony Da Vince

Embryo (1976) as Frank Riley

Sixth and Main (1977) as Skateboard

Laserblast (1978) as Doctor Mellon

The Cat from Outer Space (1978) as Mr. Stallwood

Circle of Iron (1978) as White Robe

The Thief of Baghdad (1978) as Hasan

Nutcracker Fantasy (1979) as Franz / Fritz (voice)

Scavenger Hunt (1979) as Jenkins

The Black Hole (1979) as V.I.N.CENT

Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen (1981) as Gillespie

Evil Under the Sun (1982) as Rex Brewster

Class of 1984 (1982) as Terry Corrigan

Fright Night (1985) as Peter Vincent

Alice in Wonderland (1985) as The March Hare

GoBots: Battle of the Rock Lords (1986) as Nuggit (voice)

Dead of Winter (1987) as Mr. Murray

Overboard (1987) as Andrew

Fright Night Part 2 (1988) as Peter Vincent

The Big Picture (1989) as Judge

Cutting Class (1989) as Mr. Dante

Shakma (1990) as Sorenson

Going Under (1990) as Secretary Neighbor

Harold Lloyd, The Third Genius (1990 documentary)

Precious Moments Christmas: “Timmy’s Gift” (1991) as narrator (voice)

Doin’ Time on Planet Earth (1992) as Minister

The Magical World of Chuck Jones (1992 documentary)

Mirror, Mirror 2: Raven Dance (1994) as Dr. Lasky

The Grass Harp (1995) as Amos Legrand

Last Summer in the Hamptons (1995) as Thomas

Star Hunter (1995) as Riecher

The Fantasy Worlds of Irwin Allen (1995 documentary)

It’s My Party (1996) as Damian Knowles

Mary Pickford: A Life on Film (1997 documentary)

The Second Jungle Book: Mowgli & Baloo (1997) as King Murphy

Something to Believe In (1998) as Gambler

The Simpsons (1998)

A Bug’s Life (1998) as Mr. Soil (voice)

When It Clicks (1998) (short subject) as Professor Bark


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