Alan Arkin

26 Mar 1934

Actor, Director

Alan Wolf Arkin (born March 26, 1934) is an American actor, director, musician and singer. He is known for starring in such films as Wait Until Dark, The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming, The Heart is a Lonely Hunter, Catch-22, The In-Laws, Edward Scissorhands, Glengarry Glen Ross, Marley & Me, and Little Miss Sunshine, for which he won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 2006. He is the father of actors Adam Arkin, Anthony Arkin, and Matthew Arkin.


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Filmography (70 titles)

(movie, 2020)
···Spenser Confidential
Genre: Comedy, Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Henry)
(movie, 2019)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as J. Griffin Remington)
(movie, 2017)
···Going in Style
Genre: Crime, Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Albert Garner)
(movie, 2015)
···Love the Coopers
Genre: Comedy, Family, Drama
Role: Actor (as Bucky Newport)
(movie, 2014)
···Million Dollar Arm
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Ray Arkin)
(movie, 2013)
···Grudge Match
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Lightning)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Rance Holloway)
(movie, 2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Lester Siegel)
(movie, 2012)
···Stand Up Guys
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Richard Hirsch)
(movie, 2011)
···The Muppets
Genre: Comedy, Music, Family
Role: Actor (as Tour Guide)
(movie, 2011)
···The Change-Up
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Mitch's Dad)
(movie, 2011)
···Thin Ice
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Gorvy Hauer)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Herb Lee)
(movie, 2009)
···City Island
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Michael Malakov)
(movie, 2008)
···Marley & Me
Genre: Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Arnie Klein)
(movie, 2008)
···Get Smart
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Role: Actor (as The Chief)
(movie, 2008)
···Sunshine Cleaning
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Joe)
(movie, 2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Senator Hawkins)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Bud Newman)
(movie, 2006)
···Little Miss Sunshine
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Grandpa)
(movie, 2006)
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Arlin Forester)
(movie, 2006)
···Raising Flagg
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Flagg Purdy)
(movie, 2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Artie Venzuela)
(movie, 2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Dr. Pearl · Hal)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War, Action
Role: Actor (as Sam Drebben)
(movie, 2003)
···The Pentagon Papers
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Harry Rowen)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Gene)
(movie, 2001)
···America's Sweethearts
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Wellness Guide)
(movie, 2000)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Milo)
(movie, 1999)
···Jakob the Liar
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Max Frenkfurter)
(movie, 1998)
···Slums of Beverly Hills
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Murray Samuel Abromowitz)
(movie, 1997)
Genre: Thriller, Science Fiction, Mystery, Romance
Role: Actor (as Detective Hugo)
(movie, 1997)
···O Que É Isso, Companheiro?
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Charles Burke Elbrick)
(movie, 1997)
···Grosse Pointe Blank
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as Dr. Oatman)
(movie, 1997)
···O Que É Isso, Companheiro?
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Charles Burke Elbrick)
(movie, 1996)
···Mother Night
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as George Kraft)
(movie, 1996)
···Heck's Way Home
Genre: Adventure
Role: Actor (as Dogcatcher)
(movie, 1995)
···Steal Big Steal Little
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Lou Perilli, Ruben's Partner)
(movie, 1994)
···Doomsday Gun
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Col. Yossi)
(movie, 1993)
···So I Married an Axe Murderer
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Role: Actor (as Tony's Boss · Precinct Capt. (uncredited))
(movie, 1993)
···Indian Summer
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Unca Lou Handler)
(movie, 1992)
···Glengarry Glen Ross
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as George Aaronow)
(movie, 1991)
···The Rocketeer
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Family
Role: Actor (as A. 'Peevy' Peabody)
(movie, 1990)
7.6Edward Scissorhands
Genre: Fantasy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Bill)
(movie, 1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Role: Actor (as Joe Volpi)
(movie, 1987)
···Escape from Sobibor
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Role: Actor (as Leon Feldhendler)
(movie, 1986)
···A Deadly Business
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Harold Kaufman)
(movie, 1986)
···Big Trouble
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Leonard Hoffman)
(movie, 1985)
···Joshua Then and Now
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Reuben Shapiro)
(movie, 1985)
···The Fourth Wise Man
Genre: Drama, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Orontes)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Role: Actor (as Captain Invincible)
(movie, 1982)
···The Last Unicorn
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as Schmendrick (voice))
(movie, 1981)
···Full Moon High
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Role: Actor (as Dr. Brand)
(movie, 1981)
···Improper Channels
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Jeffery Martley)
(movie, 1979)
···The In-Laws
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Sheldon Kornpett)
(movie, 1979)
···The Magician of Lublin
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Yasha Mazur)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Simas Kudirka)
(movie, 1978)
···The Other Side of Hell
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Frank Dole)
(movie, 1977)
···Fire Sale
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor, Director
(movie, 1976)
···The Seven-Per-Cent Solution
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dr. Sigmund Freud)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Rafferty)
(movie, 1972)
···Last of the Red Hot Lovers
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Barney Cashman)
(movie, 1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Captain John Yossarian, (Bombardier))
(series, 1969)
···Sesame Street
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Larry (1970-1972))
(movie, 1968)
···Inspector Clouseau
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Insp. Jacques Clouseau)
(movie, 1968)
···The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as John Singer)
(movie, 1967)
···Wait Until Dark
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Roat · Roat Jr. · Roat Sr.)
Genre: Comedy, War
Role: Actor (as Lt. Rozanov)
Genre: Comedy, War
Role: Actor (as Lt. Rozanov)