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R. G. Armstrong

1917-04-07 Birmingham, Alabama, USA

Image of R. G. Armstrong


Robert Golden Armstrong was an American actor and playwright. A veteran character actor who appeared in dozens of Westerns over the course of his 40-year career, he may be best remembered for his work with director Sam Peckinpah.


Sam Peckinpah: Portrait Self 2006-06-01
Passion & Poetry: The Ballad of Sam Peckinpah Self 2005-01-01
Sam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade Self 2004-07-25
Keeper of Souls 2001-01-01
Purgatory Coachman 1999-01-10
The Man in the Iron Mask Old Man 1998-02-05
Invasion of Privacy Sam Logan - Storekeeper 1996-11-15
Don't Look Back Parish 1996-07-13
Payback Mac 1995-01-10
Dead Center Art Fencer 1994-04-27
Walker Texas Ranger 3: Deadly Reunion Retired Texas Ranger 1994-05-14
Warlock: The Armageddon Franks 1993-05-01
Sam Peckinpah: Man of Iron Self 1993-06-29
Dick Tracy Pruneface 1990-04-05
Trapper County War Pop Luddigger 1989-01-01
Ghetto Blaster Curtis 1989-01-01
Bulletproof Miles Blackburn 1988-04-20
LBJ: The Early Years Samuel Ealey Johnson 1987-02-01
Predator Major General Homer Phillips 1987-06-12
Independence Uriah Creed 1987-03-28
Red Headed Stranger Sheriff Reese Scoby 1986-10-31
Jocks Bettlebom 1986-11-14
Oceans of Fire Rusty West 1986-09-16
The Best of Times Schutte 1986-01-31
Children of the Corn Diehl 1984-03-09
Lone Wolf McQuade T. Tyler 1983-04-15
The Shadow Riders Sheriff Miles Gillette 1982-09-28
Hammett Lt. O'Mara 1982-06-09
The Beast Within Doc Schoonmaker 1982-02-12
The Pursuit of D.B. Cooper Dempsey 1981-11-13
Evilspeak Sarge 1981-08-22
Raggedy Man Rigby 1981-09-18
Reds Government Agent 1981-12-25
Where the Buffalo Roam Judge Simpson 1980-04-25
Steel Kellin 1979-10-21
Fast Charlie... the Moonbeam Rider Al Barber 1979-05-01
The Last Ride of the Dalton Gang Leland Stanford 1979-11-20
The Legend of the Golden Gun Judge Harrison Harding 1979-07-05
Good Luck, Miss Wyckoff Mr. Hemmings 1979-04-13
Heaven Can Wait General Manager 1978-06-28
Texas Detour Sheriff Burt 1978-06-06
The Time Machine Gen. Harris 1978-11-05
Devil Dog: The Hound of Hell Dunworth 1978-10-31
The Pack Cobb 1977-11-20
The Car Amos Clements 1977-05-12
Mr. Billion Sheriff T.C. Bishop 1977-03-03
Stay Hungry Thor Erickson 1976-04-23
Kingston Father Reardon 1976-09-15
Dixie Dynamite Charlie White - Bank President 1976-05-13
Boss Nigger Mayor Griffin 1975-08-17
Mean Johnny Barrows Richard 1975-11-27
White Line Fever Prosecutor 1975-07-16
Race with the Devil Sheriff Taylor 1975-06-01
The Legend of Hillbilly John Bristowe 1974-02-01
Reflections of Murder Mr. Turner 1974-11-24
Manhunter Henry Stratemeyer 1974-02-26
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid Ollinger 1973-05-23
Running Wild Bull 1973-08-15
Cotter Jack 1973-01-01
Camper John Rupert Beeker - Owner of 'Beeker's Bar' 1973-04-27
White Lightning Big Bear 1973-08-06
Il mio nome è Nessuno Honest John 1973-12-13
The Final Comedown Mr. Freeman 1972-05-31
J.W. Coop Jim Sawyer 1972-01-01
The Century Turns Ben Ritt 1972-10-08
The Great Northfield Minnesota Raid Clell Miller 1972-05-12
Justin Morgan Had a Horse Squire Fisk 1972-02-06
The Ballad of Cable Hogue Quittner 1970-03-18
The McMasters Watson 1970-08-01
The Great White Hope Captain Dan 1970-10-11
Tiger by the Tail Ben Holmes 1970-01-01
80 Steps to Jonah Mackray 1969-12-01
El Dorado Kevin MacDonald 1966-12-17
Major Dundee Reverend Dahlstrom 1965-04-07
Calhoun Zac Laird 1964-07-08
He Rides Tall Joshua 'Josh' McCloud 1964-02-26
Ride the High Country Joshua Knudsen 1962-06-20
The Fugitive Kind Sheriff Jordan Talbott 1960-04-14
Ten Who Dared Oramel Howland 1960-11-01
No Name on the Bullet Asa Canfield 1959-02-01
Never Love a Stranger Flix 1958-06-22
From Hell to Texas Hunter Boyd 1958-04-29
A Face in the Crowd Teleprompter Operator (uncredited) 1957-05-29
Baby Doll Townsman Sid (voice) (uncredited) 1956-12-29
Garden of Eden J. Randolph Latimore 1954-09-01