Simon Oakland


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29th May 2022 | FlixCatalog Staff

One of the movies' most memorable tough guys, Simon Oakland actually began his career as a concert violinist, turning to acting in the late 1940s. After a long string of roles in Broadway hits, including "Light Up the Sky," "The Shrike" and "Inherit the Wind," Oakland made his film debut as the tough but compassionate journalist who speaks up for Susan Hayward's "Barbara Graham" in Je veux vivre! (1958). He would go on to play a long series of tough guy types, albeit usually on the right side of the law, in such films as La canonnière du Yang-Tsé (1966), Tony Rome est dangereux (1967), Psychose (1960), and, most notably, nasty Lieutenant Schrank in West Side Story (1961). He was also a frequently seen face on TV, at one point serving as a regular or semi-regular on four different series at once. Much respected by his co-workers as a total professional, he died, after a long battle with cancer, one day after his 68th birthday. - IMDb Mini Biography By: Bob Sorrentino

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Streaming Availability

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

Releases by Year

Simon Oakland on average has worked on 2 movies per year from 1971 to 1978. See the full graphs of the number of Simon Oakland movies released per year from 1971 till 1978.

Top Genres

Simon Oakland works mostly in Drama Genre followed by Horror Genre flixes. 25% of Simon Oakland movies are Drama Genre movies. See Top Genres that Simon Oakland worked on in the graph below.

Average IMDB Score

On average the IMDB score of the movies that Simon Oakland has worked on is 7.4.

7.4 / 10

Simon Oakland's Movies and Tv Series available to Stream now ..

Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1974)

A newspaper reporter investigates strange supernatural occurrences in Chicago.

8.5/1051 min

Available in 6 platform(s).

In 1870s New Mexico, a half-breed kills a bigoted sheriff in self-defense but the posse that eventually hunts him finds itself in dangerous territory.

6.6/10100 min

Available in 8 platform(s).

Key West (1973)

A former CIA agent and his friend operate a boat service in Florida find themselves the target of an eccentric millionaire with a score to settle.

6.4/10100 min

Available in 1 platform(s).

The Hunting Party (1971)

A ruthless rancher, and his gang, use extremely long range rifles to kill the men who kidnapped his infidel wife.

6.2/10111 min

Available in 6 platform(s).