George Kennedy

Biography: George's Parents were an orchestra leader and a ballet dancer. Starting at the age of two, he was on the stage and was a radio performer. During WWII he enlisted in the Army and stayed for 16 years. He saw combat and later was an Armed Forces radio and television officer. When he re-entered civilian life, he became a technical advisor for the SERGEANT BILKO TV series. He has appeared in many TV shows and movies. He is usually best noted for his Academy Award winning supporting actor performance in COOL HAND LUKE and as PETRONI in the AIRPORT movie series.

George Kennedy's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 56
Highest Metascore: 91 Cool Hand Luke
Lowest Metascore: 10 Death Ship
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 7 out of 16
  2. Negative: 3 out of 16
16 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
55 The Gambler Dec 25, 2014 Ed 5.5
46 Another Happy Day Nov 18, 2011 Cast 7.7
55 Don't Come Knocking Mar 17, 2006 Director / Director 6.1
63 Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult Mar 18, 1994 Ed Hocken 7.7
65 The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear Jun 28, 1991 Ed Hocken 8.0
76 The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! Dec 2, 1988 Ed Hocken 8.6
tbd Born to Race Jan 29, 1988 Vincent Duplain tbd
39 Creepshow 2 May 1, 1987 Ray Spruce (Segment "Old Chief Wood'nhead") 6.4
37 The Delta Force Feb 14, 1986 Father O'Malley tbd
10 Death Ship Mar 7, 1980 Captain Ashland tbd
61 The Eiger Sanction May 21, 1975 Ben Bowman tbd
56 Earthquake Nov 15, 1974 Slade tbd
50 Airport 1975 Oct 18, 1974 Joe Patroni tbd
42 Airport Mar 5, 1970 Patroni 7.6
91 Cool Hand Luke Nov 1, 1967 Dragline 9.0
73 The Dirty Dozen Jun 15, 1967 Maj. Max Armbruster tbd
83 Charade Dec 5, 1963 Herman Scobie tbd