Marlon Brando, actor

Marlon Brando, Jr. (April 3, 1924 – July 1, 2004) was an actor, film director, and activist. He is credited with bringing a gripping realism to film acting, and is often cited as one of the greatest and most influential actors of all time.

Marlon Brando, Jr. filmography

Filmography
YearTitleRoleDirector(s)Notes
1950The MenKenneth “Ken” Wilcheck/”Bud”Fred Zinnemann
1951A Streetcar Named DesireStanley KowalskiElia KazanNominated—Academy Award for Best Actor
Nominated—New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actor
1952Viva Zapata!Emiliano ZapataElia KazanBAFTA Award for Best Foreign Actor
Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actor
Nominated—Academy Award for Best Actor
1953Julius CaesarMark AntonyJoseph L. MankiewiczBAFTA Award for Best Foreign Actor
Nominated—Academy Award for Best Actor
The Wild OneJohnny StrablerLászló Benedek
1954On the WaterfrontTerry MalloyElia KazanAcademy Award for Best Actor
BAFTA Award for Best Foreign Actor
Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama
New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actor
Nominated—Bambi Award for Best International Actor
DésiréeNapoleon BonaparteHenry Koster
1955Guys and DollsSky MastersonJoseph L. Mankiewicz
1956The Teahouse of the August MoonSakiniDaniel MannNominated—Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
1957SayonaraMaj. Lloyd “Ace” Gruver, USAFJoshua LoganDavid di Donatello Award for Best Foreign Actor
Nominated—Academy Award for Best Actor
Nominated—Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama
Nominated—New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actor
1958The Young LionsLt. Christian DiestlEdward DmytrykLaurel Award for Top Male Dramatic Performance
Nominated—BAFTA Award for Best Foreign Actor
1959The Fugitive KindValentine “Snakeskin” XavierSidney Lumet
1961One-Eyed JacksRioMarlon BrandoAlso director
1962Mutiny on the Bounty1st Lt. Fletcher ChristianLewis Milestone
1963The Ugly AmericanAmbassador Harrison Carter MacWhiteGeorge EnglundNominated—Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama
1964Bedtime StoryFreddy BensonRalph Levy
1965MorituriRobert CrainBernhard Wicki
1966The ChaseSheriff CalderArthur Penn
The AppaloosaMatt FletcherSidney J. Furie
1967A Countess from Hong KongOgden MearsCharlie Chaplin
Reflections in a Golden EyeMaj. Weldon PendertonJohn Huston
1968CandyGrindlChristian Marquand
The Night of the Following DayChauffeurHubert Cornfield
1969Burn!Sir William WalkerGillo Pontecorvo
1970King: A Filmed Record… Montgomery to MemphisHimselfEly LandauDocumentary
1972The NightcomersPeter QuintMichael WinnerNominated—BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role
The GodfatherDon Vito CorleoneFrancis Ford CoppolaAcademy Award for Best Actor (refused)
Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama
Kansas City Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actor
Nominated—BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated—National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actor
Nominated—New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actor
Last Tango in ParisPaulBernardo BertolucciNational Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actor
New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actor
Nominated—Academy Award for Best Actor
Nominated—BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role
1976The Missouri BreaksRobert E. Lee ClaytonArthur Penn
1978RaoniNarratorJean-Pierre Dutilleux
Luiz Carlos Saldanha
Documentary
SupermanJor-ElRichard Donner
1979Apocalypse NowColonel Walter E. KurtzFrancis Ford Coppola
1980The FormulaAdam Steiffel, Chairman Titan OilJohn G. AvildsenNominated—Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Supporting Actor
1989A Dry White SeasonIan McKenzieEuzhan PalcyTokyo International Film Festival Award for Best Actor
Nominated—Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated—BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Nominated—Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated—Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture
Nominated—New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor
1990The FreshmanCarmine SabatiniAndrew Bergman
1992Christopher Columbus: The DiscoveryTomás de TorquemadaJohn GlenNominated—Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Supporting Actor
1994Don Juan DeMarcoDr. Jack MicklerJeremy Leven
1996The Island of Dr. MoreauDr. MoreauJohn FrankenheimerGolden Raspberry Award for Worst Supporting Actor
Nominated—Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Screen Couple (with “that darn dwarf”)
1997The BraveMcCarthyJohnny Depp
1998Free MoneyWarden Sven “The Swede” SorensonYves Simoneau
2001Apocalypse Now ReduxColonel KurtzFrancis Ford Coppola
2001The ScoreMaxFrank Oz


Marlon Brando, actor