M. Emmet Walsh

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29th May 2022 | FlixCatalog Staff

Wonderfully talented, heavyset character actor (from New York, but regularly playing Southerners) M. Emmet Walsh has made a solid career of playing corrupt cops, deadly crooks, and zany comedic roles since the early 1970s.Michael Emmet Walsh was born in Ogdensburg, to Agnes Katharine (Sullivan) and Harry Maurice Walsh, a customs agent. He is of Irish descent. Walsh first appeared in a few fairly forgettable roles both on TV and onscreen before cropping up in several well remembered films, including a courtroom police officer in On s'fait la valise, docteur? (1972), as the weird Dickie Dunn in La castagne (1977), and as a loony sniper hunting Steve Martin in Un vrai schnock (1979). On-screen demand heated up for him in the early 1980s with attention-grabbing work in key hits, including Brubaker (1980), Reds (1981), and as Harrison Ford's police chief in the futuristic thriller Blade Runner (1982). Walsh then turned in a stellar performance as the sleazy, double-crossing private detective in the Joel Cohen and Ethan Coen film noir Sang pour sang (1984), and showed up again for the Coens as a loud-mouthed sheet-metal worker bugging Nicolas Cage in the hilarious Arizona Junior (1987). As Walsh moved into his fifties and beyond, Hollywood continued to offer him plenty of work, and he has appeared in over 50 movies since passing the half-century mark. His consistent ability to turn out highly entertaining portrayals led film critic Roger Ebert to coin the "Stanton-Walsh Rule," which states that any film starring Walsh or Harry Dean Stanton has to have some merit. And the "M" stands for Michael! - IMDb Mini Biography By: firehouse44

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Streaming Availability

Amazon Video has the most number of M. Emmet Walsh’s flixes, followed by Google Play Movies compared to other streaming platforms. See the full graph below.

Releases by Year

M. Emmet Walsh on average has worked on 2 movies per year from 1972 to 2018. See the full graphs of the number of M. Emmet Walsh movies released per year from 1991 till 2018.

Top Genres

M. Emmet Walsh works mostly in Drama Genre followed by Comedy Genre flixes. 24% of M. Emmet Walsh movies are Drama Genre movies. See Top Genres that M. Emmet Walsh worked on in the graph below.

Average IMDB Score

On average the IMDB score of the movies that M. Emmet Walsh has worked on is 5.9.

5.9 / 10

M. Emmet Walsh's Movies and Tv Series available to Stream now ..

Crime,Drama,Thriller
Blood Simple (1984)

A rich but jealous man hires a private investigator to kill his cheating wife and her lover. However, nothing is simple when blood is involved.

7.6/1099 min

Available in 11 platform(s).

Christopher Plummer plays Flash, a curmudgeon with a hankering for classic movies and booze. Cameron is a volatile teen who commits grand theft auto just because the car is an exact replica...

7/10107 min

Available in 1 platform(s).

6.8/1092 min

Available in 9 platform(s).

Two orphans, Romulus and Remus, are raised by CIA handler John Eliot to be the best in the cloak and dagger game. Decades later, he turns on them and orders their elimination. They decide to fight back and track him down to learn why.

6.7/10240 min

Available in 1 platform(s).

Comedy,Family,Romance
Christmas in the Clouds (2001)

During the holidays at a ski resort in Utah run by a Native American tribe, the overworked manager and a widowed woman from the big city overcome mistaken identities and intrusive guests in their pursuit of romance.

6.4/1096 min

Available in 6 platform(s).

Comedy,Horror,Sci-Fi
Critters (1986)

A group of small, furry aliens makes lunch out of the locals in a farming town.

6.1/1086 min

Available in 8 platform(s).

When a beguiling young woman moves in next door, a quiet neighborhood is awakened, bringing people face to face with their secrets and, ultimately, themselves.

5.7/1094 min

Available in 14 platform(s).

Drama,Mystery,Romance
Broken Vows (1987)

A ghetto priest has doubts about his calling and when he gives the last rites to a murder victim, he decides to help the man's girlfriend find his killers.

5.5/1095 min

Available in 1 platform(s).