Jim Backus

Biography: Though most famous for playing Thurston Howell III on Gilligan's Island and for the movie voice of Mr. Magoo, Ohio-born Jim Backus was a radio, cinema, and television performer for over 50 years. His ability to create strong characters with his distinctly powerful voice led to numerous roles that remain memorable to audiences to this day. Over the course of his career, Backus had over 500 movie and television credits.

Jim Backus' Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 46
Highest Metascore: 46 Pete's Dragon
Lowest Metascore: 46 Pete's Dragon
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 1
  2. Negative: 0 out of 1
1 movie review
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
46 Pete's Dragon Nov 3, 1977 The Mayor 7.0