Biography

George Buck Flower (October 28, 1937 – June 18, 2004) was an American actor, writer, producer, assistant director, production manager, and casting director. He was sometimes credited as Buck Flower, George "Buck" Flower, George Flower, Buck Flowers, C. D. LaFleur, C.D. LaFleure, C.D. Lafleuer, and C.D. Lafleur.

Due to his gruff appearance, he was often cast as a drunk or homeless character. Director John Carpenter gave Flower a cameo role in almost every film he made throughout the 1980s.

Flower was also the father of actress/costume designer Verkina Flower. He succumbed to cancer at age 66 on June 18, 2004.

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George Buck Flower (October 28, 1937 – June 18, 2004) was an American actor, writer, producer, assistant director, production manager, and casting director. He was sometimes credited as Buck Flower, George "Buck" Flower, George Flower, Buck Flowers, C. D. LaFleur, C.D. LaFleure, C.D. Lafleuer, and C.D. Lafleur.

Due to his gruff appearance, he was often cast as a drunk or homeless character. Director John Carpenter gave Flower a cameo role in almost every film he made throughout the 1980s.

Flower was also the father of actress/costume designer Verkina Flower. He succumbed to cancer at age 66 on June 18, 2004.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 133

Birthday 1937-10-28

Day of Death 2004-06-18

Place of Birth Milton-Freewater, Oregon, USA

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Also Known As

  • George 'Buck' Flower
  • Sherman Backus
  • Mick Courter
  • Buck Flower
  • Lloyd Matthews
  • George 'Buck' Flowers
  • C.D. Lafleuer
  • Ernest Wall
  • C.L. Lefleur
  • C.D. Lafleur
  • C.D. LeFleure
  • George Flower
  • Buck Flowers
  • George Flowers
  • C.D. La Fleuer

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Dames and Dreams as Counterfeiter
2017 House of Teeth as Norman
2004 Black Rituals Of Satanic Sex Cults as Lucifer (archive footage)
2004 They Are Among Us as Old Chuck
2004 The Curse of the Komodo as Cashier
2003 Puppet Master: The Legacy as Matthew (archive footage)
2001 Radical Jack as Lloyd
2000 Crash Point Zero as Edward Simmons
2000 Bring Him Home as Theron
1999 Perfect Fit as Prison Guard
1998 Mom, Can I Keep Her? as Homeless Man
1997 Moonbase as Murdoch
1997 Brooklyn South (1 episode) as Manus Bleeker
1997 Wishmaster as Homeless Man
1997 Executive Target as Window Washer
1997 Fallen Angel as Jeffrey (as Buck Flower)
1997 Skeletons as Jerry Grommer (as Buck Flower)
1997 Black Dawn as Drunken Man
1997 Bloodsuckers as Grampa
1996 Forest Warrior as Barney
1996 The Pretender (1 episode) as Motel Manager
1996 Fast Money as Window Washer
1996 Demolition High as Old Security Guard
1996 Dark Breed as Homeless Man
1995 Takin' It Off Out West as Pappy Putz
1995 Hard Bounty as Harper
1995 Village of the Damned as Carlton
1995 Ripper Man as Heckler
1994 Tammy and the T-Rex as Norville
1994 The Magic of the Golden Bear: Goldy III as Pa
1994 ER (1 episode) as Lamont
1994 Circuitry Man II: Plughead Rewired as Jerry
1993 Skeeter as Filo (as Buck Flower)
1993 Body Bags as Stranger
1993 Warlock: The Armageddon as Man in the Crowd
1993 Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (1 episode) as Bret Calvert
1993 The Turn-On as Guy Giving Directions
1992 Inside Out 2 as Farmer (segment "There's This Traveling Salesman, See")
1992 Munchie as Rich Tramp
1992 Waxwork II: Lost in Time as Sarah's Stepfather
1992 976-Evil II as Leonard Turrell
1992 Mirror Images as Wolfman
1991 The Giant of Thunder Mountain as Oliver Crow
1991 Camp Fear as Wino
1990 Blood Games as Vern (as Ernest Wall)
1990 They Came from Outer Space (1 episode) as Willie Tyrell
1990 Dead Men Don't Die as Wino
1990 Masters of Menace as Sheriff Julip
1990 Dragonfight as Jericho
1990 Spontaneous Combustion as Preacher on Radio (voice)
1990 Puppet Master II as Matthew
1990 Nerds of a Feather as Bed Patient
1989 Ghost Writer as Workman
1989 Back to the Future Part II as Bum
1989 Bail Out as Seed
1989 One Man Force as Drunk
1989 Relentless as Old Man
1989 Sundown: The Vampire in Retreat as Bailey
1989 Speak of the Devil as Redneck (uncredited)
1988 They Live as Drifter
1988 Paradise (1 episode)
1988 Mac and Me as Security Guard
1988 Pumpkinhead as Mr. Wallace
1988 Cheerleader Camp as Pop
1988 Maniac Cop as Old Man
1988 Sorority Babes in the Slimeball Bowl-O-Rama as Janitor (as C.D. LaFleur)
1988 The American Scream as Ed Simpson
1987 Takin' It All Off as Allison's Father (uncredited)
1987 Bates Motel as Vagrant
1987 Berserker as Pappy Nyquist
1987 The Night Stalker as Tramp
1987 Flicks as Eagle Man
1987 Code Name: Zebra
1987 Party Favors as Pop
1986 L.A. Law (1 episode) as Henry Broder (2 episodes)
1986 Rigged
1985 Back to the Future as Red Thomas - The Bum
1984 Starman as Cook
1984 In Search of a Golden Sky as Zep Morrison
1984 My Therapist as Rip Rider
1982 Fake-Out as Merrich
1982 Butterfly as Ed Lamey
1981 Escape from New York as Drunk
1980 Flo (5 episodes) as Roy
1980 Palmerstown, U.S.A. (1 episode) as Roy
1980 The Fog as Tommy Wallace
1979 Mountain Family Robinson as Boomer
1979 The Capture of Bigfoot as Jake
1979 Up Yours as Beggar
1978 Further Adventures of the Wilderness Family as Boomer
1978 The Time Machine
1978 Teen Lust as Mr. Sykes
1978 Killer's Delight as Pete the Witness
1978 The Alpha Incident as Hank
1978 The Kid from Not-So-Big as McGee / Boyle / Gus
1977 Bare Knuckles as Lem
1977 Bad Georgia Road as Spiker (as George Flowers)
1977 Devil's Ecstasy as John (voice) (uncredited)
1976 Drive-In Massacre as Warehouse Suspect (uncredited)
1976 Across the Great Divide as Ben
1976 Flash and the Firecat as Jed (as Buck Flower)
1976 A Small Town in Texas as Bull Parker
1976 Ilsa, Harem Keeper of the Oil Sheiks as Beggar
1976 The Witch Who Came from the Sea as Detective Stone
1976 Deep Jaws as Bucky, Porno Crew Member
1975 The Adventures of the Wilderness Family as Boomer
1975 Lady Cocoa as Drunk Gambler
1975 Ilsa: She Wolf of the SS as Binz
1975 Gemini Affair as 2nd Cab Driver
1975 Johnny Firecloud as Wade
1975 Video Vixens as Rex Boorski
1975 The Candy Tangerine Man as Gordon (as C.D. La Fleuer)
1975 Criminally Insane as Detective (as C.L. Lefleur)
1975 Delinquent School Girls as Earl
1974 Massacre Mafia Style as Vicenzo Vicari
1974 Alice Goodbody as Roger Merkel (as C.D. LaFleure)
1974 Tender Loving Care as William Simpson
1973 The Daring Dobermans as Luther (as Buck Flower)
1973 The Dirty Dolls
1973 Orgy American Style
1973 The Devil and Leroy Bassett as Wilbur Bassett
1973 The Dirty Mind of Young Sally as Toby
1971 Below the Belt as Benny
1971 Mother Knows Best as Boris Clitoris
1970 Country Cuzzins as Walter Wimpy
1970 Norma as Mother (as Buck Flower)

Writing

2001 Wooly Boys Writer
1995 Takin' It Off Out West Writer
1995 Hell's Belles Screenplay
1994 The Magic of the Golden Bear: Goldy III Screenplay
1992 The Bikini Carwash Company Writer
1991 Death Falls Writer
1987 Takin' It All Off Writer
1987 Party Favors Screenplay
1984 In Search of a Golden Sky Writer
1976 Drive-In Massacre Screenplay
1975 Teenage Seductress Screenplay

Production

1995 Takin' It Off Out West Producer
1995 Hell's Belles Producer
1987 Party Favors Line Producer
1980 Terror on Tour Production Manager
1976 The Witch Who Came from the Sea Casting

Directing

1977 Bare Knuckles Assistant Director
1977 Bad Georgia Road Assistant Director
1975 Teenage Seductress Assistant Director
1973 Little Miss Innocence First Assistant Director

Art

1973 Little Miss Innocence Set Decoration

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