Ben Johnson

Biography

Ben "Son" Johnson, Jr. (June 13, 1918 – April 8, 1996) was an American motion picture actor who was mainly cast in Westerns. He was also a rodeo cowboy, stuntman, and rancher.

59 titles Acting

5.8

The Evening Star

1996 · Arthur Cotton

6.8

Bonanza: Under Attack

1995 · Bronc Evans

6.1

Angels in the Outfield

1994 · Hank Murphy

6.2

Bonanza: The Return

1993 · Bronc Evans

6.9

Radio Flyer

1992 · Geronimo Bill

5.3

The Chase

1991 · Laurienti

6.4

My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys

1991 · Jesse Dalton

5.1

Back to Back

1989 · Eli Hix

6.3

Stranger on My Land

1988 · Vern Whitman

5.5

Cherry 2000

1987 · Six Fingered Jake

6.4

Red Dawn

1984 · Mr. Mason

6.6

Champions

1984 · Burly Cocks

5.9

The Impossible Kid

1982 · Chief

6.8

The Shadow Riders

1982 · Uncle 'Black Jack' Traven

6.6

Tex

1982 · Cole Collins

5.2

Soggy Bottom, U.S.A.

1981 · Isum Gorch

6.1

Ruckus

1981 · Sam Bellows

6.4

The Hunter

1980 · Sheriff John Strong

5.9

Terror Train

1980 · Carne

4.4

The Swarm

1978 · Felix

5.6

Grayeagle

1977 · John Colter

5.9

The Greatest

1977 · Hollis

6.1

The Town That Dreaded Sundown

1976 · Captain J.D. Morales

5.1

The Savage Bees

1976 · Sheriff Donald McKew

6.1

Hustle

1975 · Marty Hollinger

6.8

Breakheart Pass

1975 · Pearce

6.8

Bite the Bullet

1975 · Mister

6.8

The Sugarland Express

1974 · Captain Harlin Tanner

4.8

Locusts

1974 · Amos Fletcher

6.7

Blood Sport

1973 · Dwayne Birdsong

6.2

Kid Blue

1973 · Sheriff 'Mean John' Simpson

6.7

The Red Pony

1973 · Jess Taylor

6.1

Runaway!

1973 · Holly Gibson

7.0

Dillinger

1973 · Melvin Purvis

6.5

The Train Robbers

1973 · Jesse

6.8

Junior Bonner

1972 · Buck Roan

5.7

Corky

1972 · Boland

5.4

The Bull Of The West

1972 · Spinner

7.5

The Getaway

1972 · Jack Beynon

5.8

Something Big

1971 · Jesse Bookbinder

8.1

The Last Picture Show

1971 · Sam the Lion

6.9

Chisum

1970 · James Pepper

8.0

The Wild Bunch

1969 · Tector Gorch

6.7

The Undefeated

1969 · Short Grub

7.0

Hang 'em High

1968 · Marshal Dave Bliss

7.2

Will Penny

1967 · Alex

6.4

The Rare Breed

1966 · Jeff Harter

6.8

Major Dundee

1965 · Sergeant Chillum

7.2

One-Eyed Jacks

1961 · Bob Amory

5.7

Ten Who Dared

1960 · George Bradley

5.6

Fort Bowie

1958 · Capt. Thomas Thompson

5.7

War Drums

1957 · Luke Fargo

7.0

Slim Carter

1957 · Montana Burriss

7.7

Shane

1953 · Chris Calloway

5.9

Wild Stallion

1952 · Dan Light (as an adult)

6.0

Fort Defiance

1951 · Ben Shelby

7.2

Rio Grande

1950 · Trooper Travis Tyree

7.2

Wagon Master

1950 · Travis Blue

7.0

Mighty Joe Young

1949 · Gregg Johnson

7.4

She Wore a Yellow Ribbon

1949 · Sgt. Tyree

7.2

3 Godfathers

1948 · Posse man #1

6.8

The Gallant Legion

1948 · Ranger

5.5

The Outlaw

1943 · Deputy