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John Doucette is a Actor American born on 21 january 1921 at Brockton (USA)

John Doucette

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Nationality USA
Birth 21 january 1921 at Brockton (USA)
Death 16 august 1994 (at 73 years) at Banning (USA)

John Doucette (January 21, 1921 – August 16, 1994) was an American film character actor. He was a balding, husky man remembered for playing mob muscle and western bad guys in movies. According to the Internet Movie Data Base, between 1943 and 1987, Doucette appeared in some 260 movies and television programs, with about 60 early roles uncredited.

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Filmography of John Doucette (97 films)

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The Time Machine, 1h35
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Adventure
Actors John Beck, Priscilla Barnes, Whit Bissell, Rosemary DeCamp, R.G. Armstrong, John Zaremba
Roles Sheriff Finley
Rating53% 2.6683652.6683652.6683652.6683652.668365
The film was a modernization of the Wells' story, making the Time Traveller a 1970s scientist working for a fictional US defense contractor, "the Mega Corporation". Dr. Neil Perry (John Beck), the Time Traveller, is described as one of Mega's most reliable contributors by his senior co-worker Branly (Whit Bissell, an alumnus of the 1960 adaptation). Perry's skill is demonstrated by his rapid reprogramming of an off-course missile, averting a disaster that could destroy Los Angeles. His reputation secures a grant of $20 million for his time machine project. Although nearing completion, the corporation wants Perry to put the project on hold so that he can head a military weapon development project. Perry accelerates work on the time machine, permitting him to test it before being forced to work on the new project.
Charge of the Model T's, 1h30
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Themes Spy films, Political films
Actors John David Carson, Louis Nye, Herb Edelman, Arte Johnson, John Doucette
Rating55% 2.7819452.7819452.7819452.7819452.781945
During World War I, the Germans try to disrupt American war efforts by encouraging Mexican guerrillas to destabilize the Texas border with Mexico. Masterminding the German plot is spy Friedrich Schmidt (Louis Nye). As the border become disrupted, Friedrich drives into the United States at the wheel of the high-speed secret weapon... the "RX4", a Model T ford equipped with armor and weaponry and tricked out with a powerful motor. US Army Lieutenant Matthew Jones (John David Carson) pursues Schmidt with a fleet of special trackers.
One Little Indian, 1h30
Directed by Bernard McEveety
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Western
Themes Children's films
Actors James Garner, Vera Miles, Pat Hingle, Morgan Woodward, John Doucette, Robert Pine
Roles Sgt. Waller
Rating64% 3.246513.246513.246513.246513.24651
Dans l'ouest américain, Client Keys, déserteur de l'armée américaine et condamné à mort au prétexte fallacieux de mutinerie, tente de rejoindre le Mexique à dos de dromadaire. Mark, un jeune garçon blanc élevé par des indiens, lui-même en fuite, croise sa route. Va naître entre ces deux individus malmenés par la vie, au détour de rencontres et autres périples, une profonde amitié empreinte de solidarité...
One More Train to Rob, 1h48
Directed by Andrew V. McLaglen
Origin USA
Genres Western
Themes Transport films, Rail transport films
Actors George Peppard, Diana Muldaur, John Vernon, France Nuyen, Soon-Tek Oh, Richard Loo
Roles Sheriff Monte
Rating58% 2.9057152.9057152.9057152.9057152.905715
Set in the Old West, the story is about train-robber Harker Fleet (Peppard), who is sent to prison for assaulting a sheriff and his deputy while trying to escape a forced marriage, set up by his former partner, Timothy Xavier Nolan (John Vernon). Fleet serves his time, but gets out of prison early, for good behavior. Once he is released from prison, he travels to the town of Calador, intending to settle the score with Nolan for railroading him and stealing his woman, Katy (Diana Muldaur) .
Big Jake
Big Jake (1971)
, 1h45
Directed by John Wayne, George Sherman
Origin USA
Genres Action, Western
Actors John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Richard Boone, Patrick Wayne, Christopher Mitchum, Bruce Cabot
Roles Buck Duggan
Rating71% 3.5983153.5983153.5983153.5983153.598315
In 1909, there is a raid on the McCandles family ranch by a gang of ruthless outlaws led by John Fain. They kidnap Little Jake, the grandson, leaving a ransom note and heading back for Mexico, where they have been hiding out. Martha, the head of the family, is offered the help of both the army and the Texas Rangers in hunting the gang. She replies that this will be "a harsh and unpleasant kind of business and will require an extremely harsh and unpleasant kind of person to see it through." In consequence, she sends for her estranged husband, the aging Jacob "Big Jake" McCandles, a near-legendary gunfighter who wanders the west with his Rough Collie, simply named Dog.
Patton
Patton (1970)
, 2h52
Directed by Franklin J. Schaffner
Origin USA
Genres Drama, War, Biography, Action, Historical
Themes Films set in Africa, Seafaring films, Transport films, Political films
Actors George C. Scott, Karl Malden, Michael Bates, Karl Michael Vogler, Stephen Young, Carey Loftin
Roles Major General Lucian K. Truscott
Rating79% 3.998353.998353.998353.998353.99835
The film's beginning has General George S. Patton (George C. Scott) giving a speech to an unseen audience of American troops (based on his speech to the Third Army), with a huge American flag in the background. The scene then shifts to North Africa at the start of 1943, where Patton takes charge of the demoralized American II Corps in North Africa after the humiliating defeat at the Battle of the Kasserine Pass. After instilling discipline in his soldiers, he leads them to victory at the Battle of El Guettar, the first American victory over the Axis, though he is bitterly disappointed to learn afterward that Erwin Rommel (Karl Michael Vogler), whom he respects greatly as a general, was not his opponent. Patton's aide, Captain Jenson, is killed in the battle. Shortly after the battle, a new member of his staff, Lieutenant Colonel Codman assures Patton that, though Rommel was absent, that if Patton defeated Rommel's plan, then he had defeated Rommel.
True Grit
True Grit (1969)
, 2h8
Directed by Henry Hathaway, Marguerite Roberts, Hal B. Wallis
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action, Adventure, Western
Themes Transport films, Road movies, Chase films
Actors John Wayne, Glen Campbell, Kim Darby, Robert Duvall, Jeff Corey, Jeremy Slate
Roles "Sheriff"
Rating74% 3.7492453.7492453.7492453.7492453.749245
Frank Ross (John Pickard) is murdered by his hired hand, Tom Chaney (Jeff Corey) in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Ross' daughter, Mattie (Kim Darby), hires aging U.S. Marshal Reuben "Rooster" J. Cogburn (John Wayne) to bring Chaney in. Mattie has heard that Cogburn has "true grit". She gives him a down payment to track and capture Chaney, who has taken up with "Lucky" Ned Pepper (Robert Duvall) in Indian Territory (Oklahoma).
Journey to Shiloh, 1h41
Directed by William Hale
Origin USA
Genres Drama, War, Action, Western
Actors James Caan, Michael Sarrazin, Harrison Ford, Brenda Scott, Albert Popwell, Don Stroud
Roles Gen. Braxton Bragg
Rating57% 2.8549852.8549852.8549852.8549852.854985
Seven young Texans in the Confederate army during the American Civil War, The Concho County Comanches, journey to Shiloh, Tennessee where a major battle is about to take place. Along the way they encounter many perilous adventures.
The Fastest Guitar Alive, 1h27
Directed by Michael Moore, Michael D. Moore
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Musical, Western
Themes Spy films, Musical films
Actors Ben Cooper, Joan Freeman, Lyle Bettger, Douglas Kennedy, John Doucette
Roles Max
Rating45% 2.288812.288812.288812.288812.28881
Alors que les Confédérés sont sur le point de perdre la guerre de Sécession, les espions sudistes Johnny Banner et Steve Menlo, respectivement déguisés en chanteur-guitariste et en vendeur d'élixirs, sont envoyés à San Francisco pour voler une cargaison d'or afin de renflouer les caisses de la Confédération.
Nevada Smith, 2h8
Directed by Henry Hathaway
Origin USA
Genres Action, Western
Actors Steve McQueen, Karl Malden, Brian Keith, Arthur Kennedy, Suzanne Pleshette, Raf Vallone
Roles Uncle Ben McCanles
Rating69% 3.4993553.4993553.4993553.4993553.499355
In the West of the 1890s, a trio of outlaws, Bill Bowdre (Arthur Kennedy), Jesse Coe (Martin Landau) and Tom Fitch (Karl Malden), robs, tortures and brutally kills the white father and Indian mother of young Max Sand (Steve McQueen). Max sets out to avenge their deaths. Fitch keeps a tobacco pouch made from the breast of Max's mother, that contains a piece of beaded deerskin from her shirt. Max uses this clue to help him find the men.
Paradise, Hawaiian Style, 1h31
Directed by Michael D. Moore
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Musical theatre, Romantic comedy, Musical, Romance
Themes Seafaring films, Films about music and musicians, Transport films, Musical films
Actors Elvis Presley, Suzanna Leigh, James Shigeta, Philip Ahn, Donna Butterworth, Marianna Hill
Rating56% 2.8005052.8005052.8005052.8005052.800505
Rick Richards (Presley) returns to his home in Hawaii after being fired from his job as an airline pilot. He and his buddy Danny Kohana (James Shigeta) go into the helicopter charter business together. But Rick's reckless flying and his careless negotiations with local women may cost Rick the business and Danny his home.
Paradise, Hawaiian Style, 1h31
Directed by Michael D. Moore
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Musical, Romance
Themes Films about music and musicians, Musical films
Actors Elvis Presley, Suzanna Leigh, James Shigeta, Marianna Hill, Donna Butterworth, Irene Tsu
Roles Mr. Belden
Rating56% 2.8005052.8005052.8005052.8005052.800505
Rick Richards (Elvis Presley) est pilote pour une compagnie d'aviation. Il est licencié pour son comportement jugé trop entreprenant et léger avec le personnel féminin. A Hawaï, il retrouve son ami
The Sons of Katie Elder, 1h57
Directed by Henry Hathaway
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action, Adventure, Western
Themes Films about families
Actors John Wayne, Dean Martin, Martha Hyer, Michael Anderson Jr., Earl Holliman, George Kennedy
Roles Henry Hyselman
Rating71% 3.59933.59933.59933.59933.5993
The four adult sons of Katie Elder – John (John Wayne), who is a famous (or infamous) professional gunman; Tom (Dean Martin), a professional gambler; Bud (Michael Anderson, Jr.), the youngest brother, still in school; and Matt (Earl Holliman), an unsuccessful hardware dealer – reunite in their hometown of Clearwaters, Texas (approximately 2 hours east of Dallas, Texas), in 1898 for their mother's funeral, sharing regret that none of them has lived up to her high expectations of them.