Roy Barcroft

Roy Barcroft
1902 - 1969

Roy Barcroft  American Actor


Roy Barcroft (September 7, 1902 – November 28, 1969) was an American character actor famous for playing villains in B-Westerns and other genres. Noted film critic Leonard Maltin acclaimed Barcroft as "Republic Pictures' number one bad guy"....

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Longest Relationship38 yrs, 10 mths
Shortest Relationship12 mths
Average Relationship Length19 yrs, 11 mths
First Name Roy
Last Name Barcroft
Full Name at Birth Howard Clifford Ravenscroft
Age 67 (age at death) years
Birthday 7th September, 1902
Birthplace Crab Orchard, Nebraska
Died 28th November, 1969
Place of Death Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California
Cause of Death cancer
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Nationality American
Occupation Text Film, stage, television actor
Occupation Actor
Year(s) Active 1937-1969
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Monte Walsh1970 Proprietor Movie
Gaily, Gaily1969 Dr. Gorson Movie
The Reivers1969 Ed (The Judge) Movie
Bandolero!1968 Bartender Movie
Rosemary's Baby1968 Sun-Browned Man (uncredited) Movie
Three Guns for Texas1968 Marshal Ezzard Speaks (uncredited) Movie
The Way West1967 Mr. Masters Movie
Cimarron Strip1967 Lawman, Salesman TV Show
Billy the Kid vs. Dracula1966 Sheriff Griffin Movie
Gunpoint1966 Dr. Beardsley Movie
Texas Across the River1966 Morton Movie
Iron Horse1966 Dan Barrington TV Show
Destination Inner Space1966 Skipper Movie
The Road West1966 George Reap TV Show
A Man Called Shenandoah1965 Drew Narramore TV Show
Laredo1965 Marshal Ezzard Speaks, Deputy TV Show
The Wild Wild West1965 Sheriff, Sikes TV Show
Superman vs. the Gorilla Gang1965 Gorilla Gang Member Short Film
Daniel Boone1964 Higgens TV Show
Profiles in Courage1964 Judge TV Show
Slattery's People1964 General Mark Sorensen TV Show
He Rides Tall1964 Blacksmith (uncredited) Movie
The Great Adventure1963 Dr. Anthony Thompson TV Show
Six Black Horses1962 Mustanger Movie
Empire1962 Charlie Hooper TV Show
The Lucy Show1962 Chief of Police Tinker TV Show
The Virginian1962 Mr. Tait, Bill Goforth TV Show
Alcoa Premiere1961 The Texan TV Show
Ben Casey1961 Rudick TV Show
Gunslinger1961 Taggert TV Show
When the Clock Strikes1961 Sheriff Mitchell Movie
Frontier Circus1961 Gore TV Show
Ten Who Dared1960 Jim Baker (uncredited) Movie
National Velvet1960 Sam Watkins TV Show
The Andy Griffith Show1960 Clint Biggers TV Show
Freckles1960 John McLean Movie
Overland Trail1960 Carson City Marshal TV Show
Bonanza1959 Deputy Tom Hacker, Frank, Dave Wilkins TV Show
Hennesey1959 Adm. William A. Stacey TV Show
Johnny Ringo1959 Pat Merlin TV Show
Laramie1959 Frazer, Sheriff Douglas, Doc Longley TV Show
Rawhide1959 Adams, Sheriff, Cliff Stanton TV Show
Riverboat1959 Carley TV Show
Shotgun Slade1959 Tom Preston TV Show
The Deputy1959 Cowper TV Show
Hotel de Paree1959 Beartracks Conlon TV Show
Escort West1958 Sgt. Doyle Movie
Bronco1958 Martin TV Show
Lawman1958 Luke Tennant TV Show
Rescue 81958 Kolb TV Show
The Rifleman1958 Stevens TV Show
The Rough Riders1958 John Ames TV Show
The Texan1958 Bishop TV Show
U.S. Marshal1958 Doc Shuman TV Show
Wanted: Dead or Alive1958 Frank Hagen, George Belden TV Show
Band of Angels1957 Gillespie (uncredited) Movie
The Kettles on Old MacDonald's Farm1957 J.P. Flemming Movie
26 Men1957 Effrim, Two-Ton, Barker TV Show
Casey Jones1957 Sheriff Ray Barton TV Show
Colt .451957 Customer TV Show
Have Gun - Will Travel1957 Jim Sherwood TV Show
M Squad1957 Kenny Fowler, Pat Wilson TV Show
Maverick1957 Marshal, The Cattleman TV Show
Perry Mason1957 Murphy TV Show
Tales of Wells Fargo1957 Sam Rogers, Olseen, Sheriff Turner TV Show
The Court of Last Resort1957 Dobson TV Show
The New Adventures of Spin and Marty1957 Logan TV Show
Tombstone Territory1957 Flint Anson TV Show
Trackdown1957 Sheriff Gaines, Sheriff Kent TV Show
Domino Kid1957 Ed Sandlin (uncredited) Movie
Gun Duel in Durango1957 Mr. Blaisdell (uncredited) Movie
The Last Stagecoach West1957 Park Ketchum Movie
Man Without a Gun1957 Drew, Amos Crail TV Show
Men of Annapolis1957 Mr. Parker TV Show
The Last Hunt1956 Maj. Smith (uncredited) Movie
Circus Boy1956 Matt Flint TV Show
Sheriff of Cochise1956 Judge Vincent TV Show
State Trooper1956 Chief Barron TV Show
The Further Adventures of Spin and Marty1956 Jim Logan TV Show
Zane Grey Theater1956 Mike - Ranch Foreman, Rady Smith, Pat Merlin TV Show
Gun Brothers1956 Sheriff Jorgen Movie
At Gunpoint1955 Townsman in Saloon (uncredited) Movie
Man Without a Star1955 Sheriff Olson Movie
Oklahoma!1955 Marshal Movie
The Cobweb1955 Police Lieutenant Ferguson (uncredited) Movie
The Spoilers1955 The Marshal Movie
Cheyenne1955 Sheriff Clem Willoughby TV Show
Fury1955 TV Show
Gunsmoke1955 Roy TV Show
My Friend Flicka1955 Jud Hoskins TV Show
The 20th Century-Fox Hour1955 TV Show
The Adventures of Champion1955 Emmett Kane, Matthew McNab TV Show
The Adventures of Spin and Marty1955 Col. Logan TV Show
The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp1955 Mitch Moyer, Big Tim Callahan TV Show
The Millionaire1955 Sergeant Bailey TV Show
Spin and Marty: The Movie1955 Col. Logan Movie
Man with the Steel Whip1954 Sheriff [Chs. 8, 10-12 Movie
Rogue Cop1954 Lt. Vince D. Bardeman Movie
Annie Oakley1954 Steve Stryker, Deacon McCanles, Jess Craddock TV Show
Lassie1954 1st Hunter, Colonel Compton, Mr. Harris TV Show
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color1954 Narrator, Sheriff Bodie Hampton, Betting Horse Renter TV Show
The Desperado1954 Martin Novack Movie
Two Guns and a Badge1954 Bill Sterling, Rancher Movie
City That Never Sleeps1953 Mechanical Man Attraction Hawker (voice, uncredited) Movie
Commando Cody: Sky Marshal of the Universe1953 Baker 12 Radioman, Point Barrow Radioman, Radar Station Radioman TV Show
Down Laredo Way1953 Cooper Movie
Old Overland Trail1953 John Anchor Movie
Savage Frontier1953 William Oakes Movie
Shadows of Tombstone1953 Mike Movie
City Detective1953 Nelson TV Show
The Man Behind the Badge1953 Captain Pulasky TV Show
Bandits of the West1953 Bud Galloway Movie
El Paso Stampede1953 Henchman Floyd Garrett Movie
Iron Mountain Trail1953 Mate Orrin Movie
Marshal of Cedar Rock1953 Henry Mason Movie
Montana Belle1952 Jim Clark Movie
Radar Men from the Moon1952 Retik Movie
Zombies of the Stratosphere1952 Central Control Radio Operator [Chs. 1, 11 Movie
Adventures of Superman1952 Duke TV Show
Cavalcade of America1952 Herbert Wheelock TV Show
Cowboy G-Men1952 Sidewinder, Pete Culp, Caretaker Lady Luck Mine TV Show
Death Valley Days1952 Doc Willis, Mayor Engley, Sheriff Sam Jackson TV Show
Hopalong Cassidy1952 Constable Tom Gorham TV Show
Desperadoes' Outpost1952 Jim Boylan Movie
Hoodlum Empire1952 Morris Draper Movie
Oklahoma Annie1952 Curt Walker Movie
Old Oklahoma Plains1952 Arthur Jensen Movie
Ride the Man Down1952 Russ Schultz Movie
The WAC from Walla Walla1952 Mr. Prentiss Movie
Tropical Heat Wave1952 Whitney (uncredited) Movie
Black Hills Ambush1952 Henchman Bart Movie
Border Saddlemates1952 Steve Baxter Movie
Captive of Billy the Kid1952 Henchman Piute Movie
Leadville Gunslinger1952 Chet Yonker, Pete Yonker Movie
South Pacific Trail1952 Link Felton Movie
Thundering Caravans1952 Ed Brill Movie
Wild Horse Ambush1952 Big John Harkins Movie
Don Daredevil Rides Again1951 Douglas Stratton Movie
Government Agents vs Phantom Legion1951 Coast Guard Dispatcher [Ch. 8] (voice, uncredited) Movie
The Adventures of Kit Carson1951 Jud Hadley TV Show
Honeychile1951 Walter Judson Movie
In Old Amarillo1951 Clint Burnside Movie
Missing Women1951 Ballgame Announcer (voice, uncredited) Movie
Pals of the Golden West1951 Ward Sloan Movie
Rodeo King and the Senorita1951 Steve Lacey Movie
The Dakota Kid1951 Henchman Turk Smith Movie
Arizona Manhunt1951 Pete Willard Movie
Desert of Lost Men1951 Link Movie
Fort Dodge Stampede1951 Henchman Pike Hardin Movie
Night Riders of Montana1951 Henchman Brink Movie
Street Bandits1951 Monk Walter Movie
Utah Wagon Train1951 Henchman Hank Driscoll Movie
Wells Fargo Gunmaster1951 Henchman Brick Mason Movie
Insurance Investigator1951 Duke Wallace Movie
Desperadoes of the West1950 Henchman Hacker Movie
Singing Guns1950 Voice (voice, uncredited) Movie
The Savage Horde1950 Fergus Movie
The Arizona Cowboy1950 Henchman Mike Slade Movie
Federal Agent at Large1950 Nels Berger Movie
North of the Great Divide1950 Banning Movie
Rock Island Trail1950 Barnes Movie
Surrender1950 Deputy Gerard Movie
The Missourians1950 Nick Kovacs Movie
Under Mexicali Stars1950 Henchman Hays Lawson Movie
Code of the Silver Sage1950 Hulon Champion Movie
Rustlers on Horseback1950 Leo Straykin Movie
Salt Lake Raiders1950 Brit Condor Movie
The Vanishing Westerner1950 Sand Sanderson Movie
Vigilante Hideout1950 Muley Price Movie
Women from Headquarters1950 Movie
Prisoners in Petticoats1950 Radio Newscaster (voice, uncredited) Movie
Gunmen of Abilene1950 Brink Fallon Movie
Federal Agents vs. Underworld, Inc.1949 Spade Gordon Movie
Ghost of Zorro1949 Hank Kilgore Movie
Radar Patrol vs. Spy King1949 Police Dispatcher [Ch. 3 Movie
The James Brothers of Missouri1949 Ace Marlin Movie
The Lone Ranger1949 Marshal Roy Dillon TV Show
Down Dakota Way1949 Mack McKenzie Movie
Frontier Investigator1949 Flint Fleming Movie
Prince of the Plains1949 Henchman Regan Movie
Law of the Golden West1949 Clete Larrabee Movie
Outcasts of the Trail1949 Jim Judd Movie
Pioneer Marshal1949 Clip Pearson Movie
Powder River Rustlers1949 Henchman Bull Macons Movie
Ranger of Cherokee Strip1949 Mark Sanders Movie
San Antone Ambush1949 Henchman Roberts Movie
Sheriff of Wichita1949 Sam Stark Movie
South of Rio1949 Lon Bryson Movie
Eyes of Texas1948 Vic Rabin Movie
G-Men Never Forget1948 Vic Murkland, Commissioner Angus Cameron Movie
Old Los Angeles1948 Clyborne Movie
Angel in Exile1948 Undetermined Role (scenes deleted) Movie
Grand Canyon Trail1948 Dave Williams (Regan Henchman) Movie
Oklahoma Badlands1948 Henchman Sanders Movie
Renegades of Sonora1948 George Keeler Movie
The Bold Frontiersman1948 Smiling Jim Movie
The Far Frontier1948 Bart Carroll Movie
Train to Alcatraz1948 Guard Grady Movie
Daredevils of the Clouds1948 RCMP Broadcaster (voice, uncredited) Movie
Desperadoes of Dodge City1948 Homesteader Movie
Lightnin' in the Forest1948 Police Lieut. Bain Movie
Madonna of the Desert1948 Buck Keaton Movie
The Main Street Kid1948 Torrey Movie
Marshal of Amarillo1948 Ben Dolan Movie
Out of the Storm1948 Arty Sorenson Movie
Secret Service Investigator1948 Al Turk - Henchman, Detective O'Hara Movie
Sons of Adventure1948 Leslie Bennett - Director Movie
Sundown in Santa Fe1948 Tracy Gillette Movie
The Timber Trail1948 Big Bart Movie
Jesse James Rides Again1947 Frank Lawton Movie
Son of Zorro1947 Henchman Boyd Movie
The Fabulous Texan1947 Standifer Movie
Wyoming1947 Sheriff Niles Movie
Along the Oregon Trail1947 Jake Stoner Movie
Blackmail1947 Spice Kellaway Movie
Last Frontier Uprising1947 Henchman Boyd Blackwell Movie
Marshal of Cripple Creek1947 Henchman Sweeney Movie
Rustlers of Devil's Canyon1947 Land Agent Clark Movie
Spoilers of the North1947 Moose McGovern Movie
Springtime in the Sierras1947 Matt Wilkes Movie
That's My Man1947 Henchman (uncredited) Movie
Vigilantes of Boomtown1947 McKean Movie
Bandits of Dark Canyon1947 Jeff Conley Movie
Oregon Trail Scouts1947 Bill Hunter Movie
Web of Danger1947 Monks, Worker Movie
The Wild Frontier1947 Barton's Gunman Movie
My Pal Trigger1946 Henchman Hunter Movie
Plainsman and the Lady1946 Cowboy (uncredited) Movie
The Phantom Rider1946 The Marshal [Ch. 1 Movie
Daughter of Don Q1946 Mel Donovan Movie
G.I. War Brides1946 Movie
Home on the Range1946 Henchman Movie
Night Train to Memphis1946 Chad Morgan Movie
Stagecoach to Denver1946 Big Bill Lambert Movie
Sun Valley Cyclone1946 Blackie Blake Movie
The Last Crooked Mile1946 Man on Street (uncredited) Movie
The Madonna's Secret1946 Undetermined Role (uncredited) Movie
The Mysterious Mr. Valentine1946 The Blackmailer (voice, uncredited) Movie
Alias Billy the Kid1946 Matt Conroy Movie
Crime of the Century1946 Various Voices (uncredited) Movie
Traffic in Crime1946 Insp. Tip Hogan Movie
Affairs of Geraldine1946 Cameo Appearance (uncredited) Movie
Dakota1945 Poli's Driver Movie
Manhunt of Mystery Island1945 Capt. Mephisto Movie
The Purple Monster Strikes1945 The Purple Monster Movie
The Vampire's Ghost1945 Capt. Jim Barrett Movie
Along the Navajo Trail1945 Rusty Channing Movie
An Angel Comes to Brooklyn1945 Undetermined Role (uncredited) Movie
Bells of Rosarita1945 Henchman Maxwell Movie
Colorado Pioneers1945 Bull Reagan Movie
Corpus Christi Bandits1945 Wade Larkin Movie
Girls of the Big House1945 Police Dispatcher (voice, uncredited) Movie
Lone Texas Ranger1945 Hands Weber Movie
Love, Honor and Goodbye1945 Movie
Marshal of Laredo1945 Denver Jack Movie
Song of Mexico1945 Visitor (uncredited) Movie
Sunset in El Dorado1945 Buster Welch Movie
The Topeka Terror1945 Ben Jode Movie
Wagon Wheels Westward1945 Dave McKean Posing as John Larkin Movie
The Cherokee Flash1945 Jeff Carson Movie
Santa Fe Saddlemates1945 John Gant Movie
Trail of Kit Carson1945 Doc Ryan Movie
Hands Across the Border1944 Deputy Walters (uncredited) Movie
Rosie the Riveter1944 Man at Soda Fountain, Award Presentation M.C. (uncredited) Movie
The Fighting Seabees1944 Seabee Barcroft (uncredited) Movie
Call of the South Seas1944 Steve Landrau Movie
Cheyenne Wildcat1944 Dandy Joe Meeker Movie
Code of the Prairie1944 Professor Graham Movie
Haunted Harbor1944 Carter, Kane Movie
Lights of Old Santa Fe1944 Ken Ferguson Movie
Man from Frisco1944 Key Man (uncredited) Movie
Marshal of Reno1944 Movie
Sheriff of Sundown1944 Jack Hatfield Movie
Storm Over Lisbon1944 Burly Deresco Aide (uncredited) Movie
The Big Bonanza1944 Sheriff Dan Pendleton Movie
The Girl Who Dared1944 David Scott Movie
Firebrands of Arizona1944 Deputy Ike Movie
Hidden Valley Outlaws1944 Gilbert J. Leland Movie
The Laramie Trail1944 Dick Rapidan Movie
Stagecoach to Monterey1944 J. Rodney Stevens Movie
Port of 40 Thieves1944 Portrait of Hartford Chaney III (uncredited) Movie
Dr. Gillespie's Criminal Case1943 Prison Guard (uncredited) Movie
Hoppy Serves a Writ1943 Colby Movie
Idaho1943 Townsman Slugging Bud (uncredited) Movie
In Old Oklahoma1943 Oil Worker on Train (uncredited) Movie
The Masked Marvel1943 Kerr (uncredited) Movie
Bordertown Gun Fighters1943 Jack Gatling Movie
Calling Wild Bill Elliott1943 Captain Carson Movie
Carson City Cyclone1943 Joe Newman Movie
Chatterbox1943 Laborer (uncredited) Movie
Cheyenne Roundup1943 Slim Layton Movie
False Colors1943 Sheriff Movie
Riders of the Rio Grande1943 Sarsaparilla Movie
Man from Music Mountain1943 Cattlemen Henchman (uncredited) Movie
The Man from the Rio Grande1943 Henchman Ace Holden Movie
Wagon Tracks West1943 Henchman Laird Movie
Sagebrush Law1943 Mark Carter Movie
Canyon City1943 Jeff Parker Movie
Overland Mail Robbery1943 David Patterson Movie
Raiders of Sunset Pass1943 Henchman Lefty Lewis Movie
Six Gun Gospel1943 Henchman Durkin Movie
The Stranger from Pecos1943 Sheriff Ben Movie
Dawn on the Great Divide1942 Chuck Loder Movie
Nazi Agent1942 Chief Petty Officer (uncredited) Movie
Tennessee Johnson1942 Officer on Crutches (uncredited) Movie
Below the Border1942 Ed Scully Movie
Land of the Open Range1942 Gil Carse Movie
Pirates of the Prairie1942 Lew Harmon Movie
Ridin' Down the Canyon1942 Henchman Movie
Romance on the Range1942 Pete, Henchman Movie
Silver Queen1942 Dan Carson Movie
Stardust on the Sage1942 Henchman Murphy Movie
Sunset on the Desert1942 Deputy Nelson Movie
Sunset Serenade1942 Henchman Bart Reynolds Movie
The Old Chisholm Trail1942 Ed Phillips Movie
The Valley of Vanishing Men1942 Deputy Jed 'Luke' Lucas Movie
Tombstone: The Town Too Tough to Die1942 Pool Player (uncredited) Movie
West of the Law1942 Ludlow Movie
The Lone Rider in Cheyenne1942 Mort Saunders Movie
Cactus Capers1942 Hank Watson (uncredited) Movie
Jesse James at Bay1941 Henchman Vern Stone Movie
Sheriff of Tombstone1941 Saloon Boss (uncredited) Movie
The Green Hornet Strikes Again!1941 Cop at Newspaper Truck Vandalism [Ch. 9] (uncredited) Movie
They Died with Their Boots On1941 Officer (uncredited) Movie
King of the Texas Rangers1941 Ross - Henchman [Chs. 1-7 Movie
Riders of Death Valley1941 Henchman Dirk Movie
Sky Raiders1941 Coast Guardsman [Ch. 12] (uncredited) Movie
The Bandit Trail1941 Joel Nesbitt Movie
West of Cimarron1941 Captain Hawks Movie
White Eagle1941 Poker Pendleton (uncredited) Movie
Wide Open Town1941 Red Movie
The Masked Rider1941 Henchman Luke Movie
Outlaws of Cherokee Trail1941 Val Lamar Movie
Pals of the Pecos1941 Keno Movie
Riders of the Badlands1941 Captain Rogers Movie
East of the River1940 Policeman (uncredited) Movie
Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe1940 Ming Soldier [Ch 6, 10-12], Arborian Sentry [Ch 6] (uncredited) Movie
Santa Fe Trail1940 Engineer (uncredited) Movie
Bad Man from Red Butte1940 Henchman Hank Movie
Deadwood Dick1940 Marshal Jim Bridges' Imposter (uncredited) Movie
Hidden Gold1940 Hendricks Movie
Ragtime Cowboy Joe1940 Henchman Putt Movie
Rancho Grande1940 Madden (uncredited) Movie
The Showdown1940 Bowman Movie
West of Carson City1940 Bill Tompkins Movie
Winners of the West1940 Henchman Logan Movie
Yukon Flight1940 Henchman Lodin Movie
Stage to Chino1940 Dude Elliott Movie
Trailing Double Trouble1940 Jim Moreland Movie
Another Thin Man1939 Slim - a Guard (uncredited) Movie
Fast and Loose1939 Reilly - Casino Patron (uncredited) Movie
The Phantom Creeps1939 AMI Agent Parker (uncredited) Movie
Crashing Thru1939 Henchman Green Movie
Daredevils of the Red Circle1939 Mine Superintendent (uncredited) Movie
Mexicali Rose1939 Mac McElroy Movie
Riders of the Frontier1939 Ed Carter Movie
S.O.S. Tidal Wave1939 Movie
Silver on the Sage1939 Ewing Movie
The Oregon Trail1939 Colonel Custer Movie
Renegade Trail1939 Stiff-Hat Bailey Movie
The Man from Texas1939 Henchman Drifter Movie
They All Come Out1939 Federal Marshal (uncredited) Movie
Flash Gordon's Trip to Mars1938 Martian Soldier [Ch. 2] (uncredited) Movie
Prison Break1938 Captain of the Prison Guard (uncredited) Movie
The Crowd Roars1938 Photographer (uncredited) Movie
Blondes at Work1938 Atty. Meadows (uncredited) Movie
Flaming Frontiers1938 Ben Hollister - Henchman Movie
The Frontiersmen1938 Sutton Movie
The Stranger from Arizona1938 Thane Movie
Heroes of the Hills1938 Robert Beaton Movie
Dick Tracy1937 Wing Air Crewman (uncredited) Movie
Night Key1937 Alarm Technician (uncredited) Movie
Rosalie1937 Conspirator (uncredited) Movie
S.O.S. Coast Guard1937 Goebel (uncredited) Movie
Join the Marines1937 Marine (uncredited) Movie
Flash Gordon1936 Minor Role (uncredited) Movie
The President's Mystery1936 Townsman (uncredited) Movie
A Woman Commands1932 Cossack (uncredited) Movie
Mata Hari1931 Extra (uncredited) Movie
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    Carlo GagliardiAug 16, 2008

    While watching a movie on tv called "Gunmen of Abilene" I saw an actor I must have seen hundreds of times, but never knew hih name. He was consistently playing the bad guy. I found his stage name to be Roy Barcroft. He was so good at this role that I immediatly knew he was to play the villain.

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