skip navigation
Overview for Bob Simpson
Bob Simpson

Bob Simpson



TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here


TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (0)

Recent DVDs

Zandy's Bride ... Respectable spinster, American stock wants life in the West," the ad proclaimed.... more info $15.96was $19.99 Buy Now

Also Known As: Died:
Born: Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Zandy's Bride (1974)
A Western rancher treats his mail order bride more as a servant than as a wife.
Prince Valiant (1954) as Sligon's guard
A young Viking prince strives to become a knight in King Arthur''''s Court and restore his exiled father to his rightful throne.
Skirts Ahoy! (1952) as M.P.
Three women join the Navy to find husbands.
Anne of the Indies (1951) as Pirate
LaRochelle, a former pirate captain, is caught by the British. To get his ship back, he works as a spy against other pirates, first of all Blackbeard and Providence. He works on some ships, crossing the Caribbean sea, with the intention of being enchained, when a pirate ship is in sight, to make them believe he's an enemy of the British. One day, his ship is conquered by Captain Providence. What nobody knew before, Providence is a (beautiful, of course) woman. She believes his story and so he joins her crew. But Blackbeard, her fatherly friend, doesn't believe him. Providence and LaRochelle fall in love, although he is married. When LaRochelle tries to deliver her to the British, she forebodes the trap, kidnaps his wife and escapes. As for revenge, she wants to sell his wife on a slave-market. LaRochell gets his ship and his crew back and follows her. ...
The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) as Colonel
An alien demands that Earth''''s leaders choose between peace and destruction.
Father Was a Fullback (1949) as Football player
Beyond Glory (1948) as Captain in combat clothes
Thinking he may have caused the death of his commanding officer Captain Daniels in Tunisia, Rocky visits Daniels' widow. She falls for him, he falls for her, she encourages him to go to West Point. While there he faces serious disciplinary review for having forced a plebe into resigning. He may even be court-martialled.
A Foreign Affair (1948) as Major
A prim Congresswoman gets caught up in the romantic decadence of post-war Germany.

Cinematography (feature film)

Snowball Express (1972) as 2d unit cam op
When New York insurance accountant Johnny Baxter learns that he has inherited the Grand Imperial Hotel in the Rocky Mountains, he moves his family out west to run the place. But the Baxters arrive to find their inheritance is a run-down wreck in a remote location. In spite of this, the family does their best to make a success of the hotel and to protect it from a greedy banker and others who want to take it from them.
Beach Party (1963) as Camera
An anthropologist studies the dating habits of the teens hanging out on a nearby beach.
Hell to Eternity (1960) as 2d asst cam
A young man adopted by Japanese-Americans becomes a hero in World War II.
The Plunderers (1960) as 2d asst cam
Four young cowboys, Jeb (Ray Stricklyn), Rondo (John Saxon), Mule (Roger Torrey) and Davy (Dee Pollock) ride into Trail City, Texas figuring on taking over for a while. Rancher Sam Christy (Jeff Chandler), with a paralyzed right arm refuses to get involved against them, and Kate Miller (Marsha Hunt) calls him a coward. When Jeb kills the timid Sheriff McCauley (Jay C. Flippen), Sam goes to his ranch to get his gun. The boys are waiting for him there, and Ellie Walters (Dolores Hart)goes to his ranch and finds him badly beaten up by Mule. The young Davy, shocked by the killing of the sheriff, quarrels with Jeb. He goes off alone and Sam captures him. Rondo, tries to force his attentions on Ellie, who shoots him when he draws a knife on Sam. The latter kills Mule in a knife fight, and Jeb bursts out of the saloon with two guns blazing. Sam shoots and kills him. The townsmen are for hanging Davy but Sam, realizing the young boy was the victim of a situation he didn't know how to handle---and one that the town should have never let develop---tells him to just go home. Sam and Ella watch as the boy rides slowly out of town.

Editing (feature film)

It's Great to Be Alive (1933) as Ed asst

Sound (feature film)

Lady in a Cage (1964) as Boom
A Lady (Olivia De Havilland) gets trapped inside a home elevator after the electricity goes out. During a hot summer day, while she presses a button inside the elevator to summon help from the alley, she unknowingly attracts looters who in turn try hurting her and steal all her personal belongings.
I Married a Monster from Outer Space (1958) as Sd boom
A young bride suspects her husband has been replaced by a space invader.
Desire Under the Elms (1958) as Sd boom
A fiery immigrant falls in love with her aging husband''''s brooding young son.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957) as Stage eng/Sd boom
Dramatization of the legendary battle between Wyatt Earp and the Clanton Gang.
The Rainmaker (1956) as Stage eng
A fake rainmaker melts the heart of a Kansas spinster while trying to save the town''s crops.

Cast (special)

After Sunset: The Life and Times of the Drive-In (1998)
Documentary exploring the drive-in theater trend that once swept the United States.
Savage Skies (1996)
Four-part documentary examining the power and beauty of the world's most severe weather.

Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.

Click here to contribute