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Kunstformen der Natur (1904) by Ernst Haeckel
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Crispin Hellion Glover (born April 20, 1964) is primarily known as a film actor, but is also a painter, filmmaker, author, musician and collector and archivist of esoterica. Glover is known for portraying eccentric people on screen, such as George McFly in Back to the Future, the "Creepy Thin Man" in the big screen adaptation of Charlie's Angels and Willard Stiles in Willard. In the early 2000s, Glover started his own production company, Volcanic Eruptions.



Year Title Role Notes
1983 My Tutor Jack
1984 Racing with the Moon Gatsby Boy
Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter Jimmy Mortimer
Teachers Danny Reese
1985 The Orkly Kid Groovin' Larry Hoff Short film
Back to the Future George McFly
1986 At Close Range Lucas
River's Edge Layne
1989 Twister Howdy Cleveland
1990 Where the Heart Is Lionel
Wild at Heart Cousin Dell
1991 Rubin and Ed Rubin Farr
Little Noises Joey Kremple
Ferdydurke Mientus
The Doors Andy Warhol
1993 Even Cowgirls Get the Blues Howard Barth
What's Eating Gilbert Grape Bobby McBurney
1994 Chasers Howard Finster
1995 Dead Man Train Fireman
1996 The People vs. Larry Flynt Arlo
2000 Nurse Betty Roy Ostery
Charlie's Angels Thin Man
2001 Bartleby Bartleby
Fast Sofa Jules Langdon
2002 Crime and Punishment Rodion Raskolnikov
Like Mike Stan Bittleman
2003 Willard Willard Stiles
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle Thin Man
2004 Incident at Loch Ness Party Guest
2005 What Is It? Dueling Demi-God Auteur / The Young Man's Inner Psyche and Id Also director, writer, producer, editor, cinematographer and music supvervisor
Drop Dead Sexy Eddie
2006 Simon Says Simon / Stanley
2007 Epic Movie Willy Wonka
The Wizard of Gore Montag the Magnificent
It is Fine. Everything is Fine! Template:N/A Director, producer, editor and music supervisor
Beowulf Grendel Motion capture
2008 Open Season 2 Fifi Voice
Freezer Burn: The Invasion of Laxdale Viergacht
2009 The Donner Party William Foster
9 6 Voice
2010 Alice in Wonderland Ilosovic Stayne / The Knave of Hearts
Hot Tub Time Machine Phil Wedmaier
Mr. Nice Ernie Combs
Open Season 3 Fifi Voice
2012 Freaky Deaky Woody Ricks
2014 The Bag Man Ned
2015 Influence Dr. Abuse
2015 Aimy in a Cage Claude Bohringer
2017 The Brits Are Coming Gabriel Anderson Post-production
2017 We Have Always Lived in the Castle Uncle Julian Blackwood Post-production


Year Title Role Notes
1981 The Best of Times Crispin Episode: "Pilot"
1982 The Facts of Life Cadet No. 1 Episode: "The Big Fight"
1983 The Kid with the 200 I.Q. Unknown Television film
High School U.S.A. Archie Feld Television film
Happy Days Roach Episode: "Vocational Education"
Hill Street Blues Space Cadet Episode: "Honk If You're a Goose"
1984, 1986 Family Ties Doug 2 episodes
1993 Hotel Room Danny Episode: "Blackout"
2010 Funny or Die Presents Thomas Edison Episode: "105"
2015 Texas Rising Moseley Baker 5 episodes
2017 American Gods Mr. World 2 episodes

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