Robert Newton

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Robert Guy Newton was an English stage and film actor. Along with Errol Flynn, Newton was one of the more popular actors among the male juvenile audience of the 1940s and early 1950s, especially with British boys. Known for his hard-living lifestyle, he was cited as a role model by the actor Oliver Reed and the Who's drummer Keith Moon.

Robert Guy Newton was an English stage and film actor. Along with Errol Flynn, Newton was one of the more popular actors among the male juvenile audience of the 1940s and early 1950s, especially with British boys. Known for his hard-living lifestyle, he was cited as a role model by the actor Oliver Reed and the Who's drummer Keith Moon.

Birth Name

Robert Guy Newton

Born

Thursday, 01 June 1905

Died

Sunday, 25 March 1956

Actor Filmography

The Naked Archaeologist Long John Silver (archive footage) 2005
MythBusters Blackbeard 2003
The Epic That Never Was Captain of Caligula's guard 1965
Around The World In 80 Days Inspector Fix 1956
Alfred Hitchcock Presents Peter J. Goodfellow 1955
Long John Silver Long John Silver 1954
The Magical World of Disney Long John Silver 1954
Climax! Keith Dorrant 1954
The Beachcomber Ted Wilson 1954
The High And The Mighty Gustave Pardee 1954
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Actor Filmography

The Naked Archaeologist Long John Silver (archive footage) 2005
MythBusters Blackbeard 2003
The Epic That Never Was Captain of Caligula's guard 1965
Around The World In 80 Days Inspector Fix 1956
Alfred Hitchcock Presents Peter J. Goodfellow 1955
Long John Silver Long John Silver 1954
The Magical World of Disney Long John Silver 1954
Climax! Keith Dorrant 1954
The Beachcomber Ted Wilson 1954
The High And The Mighty Gustave Pardee 1954
The Desert Rats Tom Bartlett 1953
The Plymouth Playhouse 1953
General Electric Theater 1953
Androcles And The Lion Ferrovius 1953
Blackbeard, the Pirate Edward Teach 1952
Les Miserables Etienne Javert 1952
Tom Brown's Schooldays Dr. Thomas Arnold 1951
Schlitz Playhouse John Lindsey, the Baker, Simon Mantle 1951
Hollywood Opening Night 1951
Soldiers Three Pvt. Bill Sykes 1951
Lux Video Theatre Mr. Fishkettle, Philip Marshall 1950
Waterfront Women Peter McCabe 1950
Treasure Island Long John Silver 1950
The Hidden Room Dr. Clive Riordan 1949
Kiss the Blood Off My Hands Harry Carter 1948
Oliver Twist Bill Sykes 1948
Snowbound Engles 1948
Temptation Harbor Bert Mallison 1947
Odd Man Out Lukey 1947
Night Boat to Dublin Capt. David Grant 1946
Henry V Ancient Pistol 1944
This Happy Breed Frank Gibbons 1944
Wings and the Woman Jim Mollison 1942
A.J. Cronin's Hatter's Castle James Brodie 1942
Major Barbara Bill Walker 1941
Gaslight Ullswater 1940
Haunted Honeymoon Frank Crutchley 1940
Dangerous Cargo Cmdr. Tomasou 1940
Poison Pen Sam Hurrin 1940
21 Days Together Tolley 1940
Jamaica Inn Jem Trehearne - Sir Humphrey's Gang 1939
Dangerous Masquerade Aylmer Franklyn 1939
Yellow Sands Joe Varwell 1938
The Beachcomber The Controleur 1938
The Green Cockatoo Dave Connor 1937
Murder on Diamond Row Larry Graeme 1937
Fire Over England Don Pedro 1937
Dark Journey Officer of U-Boat 1937
Troopship Jim Carter 1937

Director Filmography

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