Sam Rockwell

Profession: Actor
Sam Rockwell
Birthdate: November 05, 1968
Age: 51 years
Country: United States United States
Horoscope: Scorpio


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Sam Rockwell Nominations & Awards

Academy Awards

 - Best Supporting Actor WINNER
 - Best Supporting Actor NOMINATED

Golden Globes Awards

 - Best Supporting Actor WINNER
 - Best Actor in a Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for TV NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actor NOMINATED


 - Best Supporting Actor WINNER
 - Best Supporting Actor NOMINATED

Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG)

 - Best Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries WINNER
 - Best Supporting Actor WINNER
 - Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture WINNER
 - Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture NOMINATED

Independent Spirit

 - Best Supporting Actor WINNER
 - Best Supporting Actor NOMINATED

Berlin Film Festival

 - Silver Bear - Best Actor WINNER

Critics Choice Award

 - Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture WINNER
 - Best Supporting Actor WINNER
 - Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture NOMINATED
 - Best actor - Comedy NOMINATED


 - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie NOMINATED

Montreal Film Festival

 - Best Leading Actor WINNER
   (Lawn Dogs)
Sam Rockwell is an American Actor. He has won an Academy Awards, an Golden Globes Awards and an BAFTA Awards. He's known for Frost/Nixon (2008), Cowboys & Aliens (2011) and Iron Man 2 (2010).

All Movies of Sam Rockwell

  • Richard Jewell
    Richard Jewell was an American police officer and security guard. While working as a security guard for AT&T, he became known in connection with the Centennial Olympic Park bombing at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta. Disco...
    United States  2019
  • Jojo Rabbit
    Lonely German boy Jojo "Rabbit" Betzler (Roman Griffin Davis) has his world view turned upside down when he discovers that his single mother Rosie (Scarlett Johansson) is hiding a Jewish girl (Thomasin McKenzie) in their...
    Character: Captain Klenzendorf
    United States  2019
  • Fosse/Verdon (TV Series)
    An inside look at the romantic and creative partnership between influential choreographer/director, Bob Fosse, and Gwen Verdon, one of the greatest Broadway dancers of all time. Release: April 9 on FX.
    Character:  Bob Fosse 8 episodes, 2019
    United States  2019
  • Vice
    VICE explores how a bureaucratic Washington insider quietly became the most powerful man in the world as Vice-President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways still felt today.
    Character: George W. Bush
    United States  2018
  • Blaze
    The life of country musician Blaze Foley (Fort Worth, Texas, 1949 – Nashville, Tennessee 1989).
    United States  2018
  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
    After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter’s murder case, Mildred Hayes (Frances McDormand) makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at William Willoughb...
    Character: Dixon
    United States  2017
  • Poltergeist
    Legendary filmmaker Sam Raimi and director Gil Kenan reimagine and contemporize the classic tale about a family whose suburban home is invaded by angry spirits. When the terrifying apparitions escalate their attacks and take the y...
    United States  2015
  • Loitering with Intent
    After a chance run-in with a film producer eager to invest in a new project, aspiring writers Dominic (Michael Godere) and Raphael (Ivan Martin) need to come up with a script fast, so the pair head to the seclusion of upstate New ...
    United States  2014
  • Laggies
    In the throes of a quarter-life crisis, Megan panics when her boyfriend proposes, then, taking an opportunity to escape for a week, hides out in the home of her new friend, 16-year-old Annika, who lives with her world-weary single
    Character: Craig
    United States  2014
  • The Way Way Back
    The Way, Way Back tells the story of 14-year-old Duncan’s awkward, funny, and sometimes painful summer vacation with his mother, Pam, her overbearing boyfriend, Trent, and his daughter, Steph. Although Duncan has a tough time fi...
    Character: Owen
    United States  2013
  • A Single Shot
    The tragic death of a beautiful young girl starts a tense and atmospheric game of cat and mouse between hunter John Moon and the hardened backwater criminals out for his blood.
    Canada  2013
  • Seven Psychopaths
    The comedy Seven Psychopaths follows a struggling screenwriter ('Colin Farrell' ) who inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends (Christopher Walken and Sam Rockwell) kidnap a ...
    Character: Billy
    United Kingdom  2012
  • The Sitter
    Noah Griffith (Jonah Hill) is a college student who, after being suspended from college, is lured into a babysitting gig that he is woefully unprepared for. When his single mom pressures him to get a job, Noah suspended for the se...
    United States  2011
  • Cowboys & Aliens
    Year 1873. In Silver City, Arizona Territory, Apache Indians and Western settlers must lay their differences aside when an alien spaceship crash lands in their city. It all begins when a stranger (Daniel Craig) with no memory of h...
    Character: Justin Hammer
    United States  2011
  • Conviction
    A working mother puts herself through law school in an effort to represent her brother, who has been wrongfully convicted of murder and has exhausted his chances to appeal his conviction through public defenders.
    Character: Kenny Waters
    United States  2010
  • Iron Man 2
    With the world now aware of his dual life as the armored superhero Iron Man, billionaire inventor Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) faces pressure from the government, the press, and the public to share his technology with the milita...
    Character: Justin Hammer
    United States  2010
  • Gentlemen Broncos
    A teenager attends a fantasy writers' convention where he discovers his idea has been stolen by an established novelist.
    Character: Bronco / Brutus
    United States  2009
  • The Winning Season
    A comedy centered on a has-been coach who is given a shot at redemption when he's asked to run his local high school's girls basketball team.
    United States  2009
  • I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale
    A portrait of the acting craft of John Cazale and a tour through the movies that defined a generation. Between 1972 and 1978, John Cazale appeared in "The Godfather," "The Godfather: Part II," "The Conver...
    Character: Himself
    United States  2009
  • Everybody's Fine
    A widower who realized his only connection to his family was through his wife sets off on an impromptu road trip to reunite with each of his grown children.
    Character: Robert Goode
    United States  2009
  • Moon
    It is the near future. Astronaut Sam Bell is living on the far side of the moon, completing a three-year contract with Lunar Industries to mine Earth’s primary source of energy, Helium-3. It is a lonely job, made harder by a bro...
    Character: Sam Bell
    United Kingdom  2009
  • Choke
    An adaptation of Chuck Palahniuk’s (Fight Club) novel, CHOKE is the sardonic story about mother and son relationship, fear of aging, sexualaddiction, and the dark side of historical theme parks. Victor Mancini, a sex-addicted me...
    United States  2008
  • Frost/Nixon
    A dramatic retelling of the post-Watergate television interviews between British talk-show host David Frost and former president Richard Nixon. For three years after being forced from office, Nixon remained silent. But in summer 1...
    Character: James Reston Jr.
    United States  2008
  • The Assassination of Jesse James By The Coward Robert Ford
    The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford delves into the private life and public exploits of America's most notorious outlaw. As the charismatic and unpredictable Jesse James plans his next great robbery, he wage...
    Character: Charley Ford
    United States  2007
  • The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
    Don’t panic! Stick out your thumb to join the most ordinary man in the world on an extra-ordinary adventure across the univers.  Earthman Arthur Dent is having a very bad day.  His house is about to be bulldozed, he discovers ...
    Character: Zaphod Beeblebrox
    United States  2005
  • Piccadilly Jim
    Set in the 1930s, an American with a scandalous reputation on both sides of the Atlantic must do an about-face in order to win back the woman of his dreams.
    Character: Jim Crocker
    United Kingdom  2004
  • Matchstick Men
    Meet Roy and Frank, a couple of pros at the small-time con - As in con artists, grifters, Matchstick Men. Take your pick. What Roy, a veteran of the grift, and Frank, his ambitious protégé, are swindling – make that selling ...
    Character: Frank Mercer
    United States  2003
  • Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
    Television made him famous, but his biggest hits happened off screen. This is the story of the double life of legendary showman Chuck Barris -- television producer by day, CIA assassin by night.
    Character: Chuck Barris
    United States  2002
  • Welcome to Collinwood
    When petty thief Cosimo (Luis Guzman) is given the plan for the perfect heist from a lifer in prison - the kind of job you dream about - he has to get out of jail, fast. But with Cosimo stuck in the joint, it's up to his girl Rosa...
    Character: Pero
    United States  2002
  • Made
    Two aspiring boxers, lifelong friends, get involved in a money-laundering scheme through a low-level organized crime group. Bobby is a struggling boxer and bodyguard for his stripper girlfriend. But he hates his work and wants to ...
    Character: Hotel Clerk
    United States  2001
  • Heist
    When expert thief Joe Moore (Gene Hackman) is ‘burned’ by a security camera during a typically daring jewellery robbery, his job security is severely jeopardised, and his partner Bobby Blane (Delroy Lindo) advises him to quit....
    Character: Jimmy Silk
    United States  2001
  • Charlie's Angels
    They’re beautiful, they’re brilliant and they work for Charlie. This is a sexy, high-octane update of the popular hit show, Natalie (Diaz), Dylan (Barrymore) and Alex (Liu), alongside faithful lieutenant Bosley (Murray), must ...
    Character: Eric Knox / John McKenn
    United States  2000
  • William Shakespeare's a Midsummer Night's Dream
    A splendid cast brings this enchanting new version of Shakespeare’s most magical play to life, headed by Michelle Pfeiffer as the fairy Queen and Kevin Kline as Bottom, her unlikely lover. Rupert Everett is the jealous Oberon, S...
    United Kingdom  1999
  • Galaxy Quest
    The sci-fi television series Galaxy Quest, which took place aboard the intergalactic spaceship NSEA Protector, starred Jason Nesmith as suave Commander Peter Quincy Taggert, Gwen DeMarco as sexy communications person Lt. Tawny Mad...
    Character: Guy Fleegman
    United States  1999
  • The Green Mile
    In a US retirement home in the present, elderly Paul Edgecomb reminisces to his friend Elaine. Flashbacks reveal events in 1935: Edgecomb is a death-row warder in a southern state prison. He takes custody of John Coffey, convicted...
    Character: 'Wild Bill' Wharton
    United States  1999
  • Celebrity
    At 40, Lee Simon feels that he’s not made the most of life. He writes travel features and interviews people from the world of showbiz, but dreams of selling a book or a screenplay to boost his social prestige. Since his divorce,...
    United States  1998
  • Lawn Dogs
    Newly arrived in an up-market housing development, quiet ten-year-old Devon doesn't quite fit in. Ignoring the urgings of her social-climbing father, Devon chooses the company of Trent, who mows the estate's lawns, rather than of ...
    United Kingdom  1997
  • Box of Moonlight
    Al Fountain, a middle-aged electrical engineer, is on the verge of a mid-life crisis, when he decides to take his time coming home from a business trip, rents a car, and heads out looking for a lake he remembers from his childhood...
    United States  1996
  • Light Sleeper
    Light Sleeper is a 1992 drama film written and directed by Paul Schrader. It stars Willem Dafoe, Susan Sarandon, and Dana Delany. John LeTour (Dafoe) is a 40-year-old drug dealer whose drifting existence is thrown into crisis w...
    United States  1992
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
    Through contact with a mysterious substance, called Ooze, 4 little turtles in the canalization of New York mutate to giant turtles. They can speak, walk upright and love pizza. The wise rat Splinter becomes their mentor and educat...
    United States  1990
  • Last Exit to Brooklyn
    A gallery of characters in Brooklyn in the 1950s are crushed by their surroundings and selves: a union strike leader discovers he is gay; a prostitute falls in love with one of her clients; a family cannot cope with the fact that ...
    West Germany (BRD)  1989