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Olin Howland

Olin Howland had a career in movies that stretched from the 20s through the 50s. After a few attempts at films in the silent era, Olin began appearing regularly in the sound pictures of the 30s. His roles were usually in mysteries and dramas, and he became a Western character actor in the 40s with Republic. He also worked in television from 1956-58 in the adventure Circus Boy (1956).

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Feb 10, 1886 In Denver, Colorado, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Danse macabre 1922-03-08
Latest Project:
Movie Complicated Women 2003-05-06
Known For
Poster of The Shepherd of the Hills
Poster of Country Gentlemen
Poster of Earthworm Tractors
Poster of Dr. Socrates
Movie Complicated Women Himself (archive footage) 2003-05-06
Movie The Blob The Old Man 1958-09-10
Movie The Storm Rider Will Collins 1957-03-01
Movie Bombers B-52 Joe (uncredited) 1957-11-22
Series The Adventures of Jim Bowie Unknown 1956-09-07
Movie Them! Jensen 1954-06-16
Movie So This Is Love Mailman 1953-07-15
Series Hopalong Cassidy Unknown 1952-09-19
Movie Santa Fe Dan Dugan 1951-04-01
Movie Fighting Coast Guard Desk Clerk (as Olin Howlin) 1951-05-31
Movie Rock Island Trail Saloonkeeper 1950-05-18
Series Lux Video Theatre Unknown 1950-10-02
Movie Bad Men of Tombstone Store Proprietor (as Olin Howlin) 1949-01-21
Movie Mr. Soft Touch Skinny Santa Claus (Uncredited) 1949-08-01
Movie The Paleface Jonathan Sloane, undertaker 1948-12-17
Movie The Return of the Whistler Jeff Anderson 1948-03-18
Movie The Dude Goes West Finnegan 1948-05-30
Movie Station West Cook (as Olin Howlin) 1948-09-01
Movie Relentless Veterinarian 1948-06-15
Movie Angel and the Badman Bradley (as Olin Howlin) 1947-02-15
Movie Apache Rose Alkali 1947-02-15
Movie I Walk Alone Ed the Watchman (uncredited) 1947-12-31
Movie Easy Come, Easy Go Gas Man 1947-03-07
Movie Living in a Big Way Gardener 1947-06-10
Movie Home Sweet Homicide Luke 1946-10-02
Movie Crime Doctor's Man Hunt Marcus Le Blaine 1946-10-24
Movie Dakota Devlin's Driver (as Olin Howlin) 1945-12-15
Movie Her Lucky Night Prince de la Mour 1945-02-09
Movie Grissly's Millions Andrews 1945-01-16
Movie Santa Fe Saddlemates Dead Eye 1945-06-01
Movie Sheriff of Cimarron Pinky Snyder 1945-02-28
Movie Captain Eddie Census Taker 1945-06-18
Movie Fallen Angel Joe Ellis (uncredited) 1945-11-15
Movie Senorita from the West Justice of Peace 1945-10-12
Movie Man from Frisco Eben Whelock 1944-06-15
Movie Twilight on the Prairie Jed (as Olin Howlin) 1944-04-30
Movie Bermuda Mystery Gas Station Owner 1944-05-01
Movie In the Meantime, Darling Moorehousse 1944-09-22
Movie I'll Be Seeing You Train Vendor (uncredited) 1944-12-31
Movie Can't Help Singing Bigelow (as Olin Howlin) 1944-12-25
Movie Nothing But Trouble Room painter 1944-12-06
Movie The Falcon Strikes Back Sheriff 1943-04-01
Movie A Stranger in Town Homer Todds 1943-04-01
Movie Dixie Mr. Deveraux (as Olin Howlin) 1943-06-23
Movie The Sky's the Limit Driver (uncredited) 1943-07-13
Movie Dr. Broadway The Professor 1942-05-09
Movie Home in Wyomin' Sunrise (as Olin Howlin) 1942-04-29
Movie In Old California Undetermined Minor Role 1942-05-31
Movie The Man Who Wouldn't Die Jonathan Meek 1942-04-27
Movie This Gun for Hire Blair Fletcher (as Olin Howlin) 1942-04-24
Movie Ridin' Down the Canyon Jailer 1942-12-30
Movie Henry and Dizzy Frank Stevens 1942-06-05
Movie Secrets of the Underground Oscar Mayberry (as Olin Howlin) 1942-12-18
Movie Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch Jacob Diezel 1942-10-01
Movie Ten Gentlemen from West Point Carpenter (uncredited) 1942-06-26
Movie Belle Starr Jasper Trench 1941-09-12
Movie The Shepherd of the Hills Corky 1941-07-18
Movie Buy Me That Town Constable Sam Smedley (as Olin Howlin) 1941-10-03
Movie Ellery Queen and the Murder Ring Dr. Williams (as Olin Howlin) 1941-11-18
Movie The Doctor Takes a Wife Hotel Clerk 1940-04-25
Movie Young Tom Edison Telegrapher (Indian Attack) 1940-03-15
Movie Young People Station Master 1940-08-30
Movie Just a Cute Kid Dr. Clump 1940-10-05
Movie Chad Hanna Cisco Tridd 1940-12-25
Movie Nancy Drew... Reporter Police Sergeant Entwhistle 1939-02-18
Movie Zenobia Attorney Culpepper 1939-04-21
Movie Made for Each Other Farmer 1939-02-10
Movie Days of Jesse James Muncie Undersheriff 1939-12-20
Movie The Return of Doctor X Undertaker 1939-11-23
Movie Four Wives Joe - a Policeman (uncredited) 1939-12-22
Movie Gone with the Wind A Carpetbagger Businessman 1939-12-15
Movie Kentucky Moonshine Tom Slack 1938-05-20
Movie Merrily We Live Jed Smith 1938-03-04
Movie When Were You Born? Peter Finlay 1938-06-18
Movie The Girl of the Golden West Trinidad Joe 1938-03-18
Movie Little Tough Guy Baxter 1938-07-22
Movie The Mad Miss Manton Mr. X, the Safecracker 1938-10-21
Movie Sweethearts Appleby 1938-12-30
Movie Brother Rat Slim 1938-10-29
Movie Marry the Girl Southern sales manager 1937-07-13
Movie Wife, Doctor and Nurse Doorman 1937-09-17
Movie Men In Exile Jones 1937-04-04
Movie The Bad Man of Brimstone Stagecoach Driver 1937-12-31
Movie Nothing Sacred Baggage Man 1937-11-25
Movie Stand-In Hotel manager 1937-10-29
Movie Road Gang Prison Farm Doctor 1936-03-28
Movie Man Hunt Court Starrett 1936-01-29
Movie I Married a Doctor Dave Dyer 1936-01-01
Movie The Big Noise Harrison 1936-06-21
Movie Satan Met a Lady Detective Dunhill 1936-07-22
Movie Gold Diggers of 1937 Dr. MacDuffy 1936-12-28
Movie The Case of the Velvet Claws Wilbur Strong 1936-08-15
Movie Country Gentlemen Lawyer 1936-11-08
Movie Earthworm Tractors Mr. Blair 1936-07-24
Movie Naughty Marietta Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited) 1935-03-29
Movie Folies Bergère de Paris Stage Manager 1935-02-22
Movie The Case of the Curious Bride Wilbur Strong 1935-04-13
Movie Dr. Socrates Bob Catlett 1935-10-19
Movie The Widow from Monte Carlo Eaves 1935-12-19
Movie The Case of the Lucky Legs Dr. Croker 1935-10-05
Movie Little Big Shot Doc (uncredited) 1935-09-07
Movie Wagon Wheels Bill O'Leary 1934-09-15
Movie Golden Harvest Wheat Farmer (uncredited) 1933-09-21
Movie Little Women Mr. Davis (uncredited) 1933-11-24
Movie So Big! Jacob Dogadunk (uncredited) 1932-04-30
Movie Over the Hill Isaac as an Adult 1931-11-29
Movie Zander the Great Elmer Lovejoy 1925-05-01
Movie Janice Meredith Philemon 1924-12-08
Movie Danse macabre 1922-03-08
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