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Jim Burk (1932–2009)

Jim Burk was born on November 14, 1932 in Newhall, California, USA as James Hackell Burk. He is known for his work on Hook (1991), Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982) and Conan the Barbarian (1982). He died on March 10, 2009 in Darby, Montana, USA. See full bio »


(age 76) in Darby, Montana, USA

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Known For

Hook Stunts
Conan the Barbarian
Chinatown Stunts


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 1992/I Hero (stunts - as Jimmy H. Burk)
 1991 Hook (stunts - as James H. Burk)
 1990 Far Out Man (stunts)
 1989 Tango & Cash (stunts)
 1988 Young Guns (stunts)
 1988 Action Jackson (stunts)
 1987 Dragnet (stunts)
 1983 Hysterical (stunts - as James H. Burk)
 1982 Conan the Barbarian (stunts)
 1981 Reds (stunts - uncredited)
 1981 Soggy Bottom, U.S.A. (stunts)
 1980 Wholly Moses! (stunts)
 1980 Bronco Billy (stunts - uncredited)
 1980 The Mountain Men (stunts)
 1980 The Long Riders (stuntman)
 1978 Convoy (stunts - as James Burk)
 1976 Gator (stunts - uncredited)
 1976 The Shootist (stunt double - uncredited) / (stunt double: John Wayne - uncredited) / (stunts - uncredited)
 1976 Drum (stunts - uncredited)
 1976 Leadbelly (stunts)
 1976 Banjo Hackett: Roamin' Free (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
 1975 The Man Who Would Be King (stunts - uncredited)
 1975 Take a Hard Ride (stunts - uncredited)
 1975 Crazy Mama (stunts)
 1974 The Trial of Billy Jack (stunts - uncredited)
 1974 Chinatown (stunts - uncredited)
 1974 The Midnight Man (stunts)
 1973 The Outfit (stunts - uncredited)
 1973 Hijack! (TV Movie) (stunts - uncredited)
 1973 The Stone Killer (stunts - uncredited)
 1973 Oklahoma Crude (stunts - uncredited)
 1973 The Train Robbers (stunts - uncredited)
 1972 The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (stunts - uncredited)
 1972 The Cowboys (stunts - uncredited)
 1971 Big Jake (stunts - uncredited)
 1971 One More Train to Rob (stunts - uncredited)
 1970 Sometimes a Great Notion (stunts - uncredited)
 1970 Chisum (stunts - uncredited)
 1970 The Animals (stunts - uncredited)
 1969 The Undefeated (stunts - uncredited)
 1969 True Grit (stunts - uncredited)
 1969 Mackenna's Gold (stunts - uncredited)
 1968 Hellfighters (stunts - uncredited)
 1968 The Green Berets (stunts - uncredited)
 1967 The War Wagon (stunts - uncredited)
 1967 The Way West (stunts - uncredited)
 1966 Stagecoach (stunts - uncredited)
 1965 The Hallelujah Trail (stunts - uncredited)
 1963 McLintock! (stunts - uncredited)
 1962 Geronimo (stunts - uncredited)
 1961 The Comancheros (stunts - uncredited)
 1960 The Alamo (stunts - uncredited)
 1959 The Horse Soldiers (stunts - uncredited)
 1959 Pork Chop Hill (stunts - uncredited)
 1958 The Big Country (stunts - uncredited)
 1953 Arrowhead (stunts - uncredited)
 1953 Pony Express (stunts - uncredited)
 1951 Flame of Araby (stunts - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

James H. Burk | James Burk | Jimmy H. Burk | Jim Burke

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His stepfather, Jimmy Loukes, helped him break into the film industry as a stuntman in the 1950s. See more »

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