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Also Known As: Died: April 25, 1995
Born: January 16, 1907 Cause of Death: cancer
Birth Place: Strathroy, Ontario, CA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Joshua Then and Now (1985) as Senator Hornby
The story of a Jewish-Canadian sportswriter, from his early days, his marriage to a senator's daughter, and his attempt at becoming a celebrity.
Gorky Park (1983) as General
Cry of the Innocent (1980) as Thornton Donegan
Rod Taylor, an American insurance executive who sees his wife and two children die when a plane crashes into their vacation cottage on the Irish coast, uncovers a series of suspicious clues indicating that it was no accident, after a pretty financial reporter who resembles his dead wife (Joanna Pett
Holocaust 2000 (1978) as Meyer
Chosen, The (1978)
Robert Caine is a rich and powerful man who develops nuclear power plants. He is a firm believer in nuclear energy and a proponent of expanding its use around the world. When Robert decides to retire and pass the responsibility of running his corporations to his son Angel, he starts to have bad drea
Truman at Potsdam (1976) as Secretary Of War Stimson
A dramatization of the July 1945 summit meeting between Harry Truman, Joseph Stalin, and Clement Atlee to determine the fate of a defeated Germany, plan for the invasion of Japan, and carve up Europe into two separate and mutually hostile spheres of influence.
Puppet on a Chain (1971) as Colonel Degraaf
Following a triple professional hit a U.S. agent arrives in Amsterdam to investigate a heroin smuggling ring. He finds a city rife with drugs and a police force unable or unwilling to do much about it. With his incognito female fellow agent the American is soon stirring things up.
Nicholas and Alexandra (1971) as The American ambassador [Root]
Story of Russia''s last czar, Nicolas II, and his ill-fated family.
Skullduggery (1970) as Buffington
An expedition into the interior of Papua New Guinea comes across a tribe of ape-like people who may or may not be ancestors of early man. However, the influence of modern man is to have devastating effects upon these forgotten people.
Run a Crooked Mile (1969) as Sir Howard Nettleton
A thriller about a math teacher in Europe who stumbles onto a plot to manipulate the international gold standard and becomes the prime target of high-level conspirators.
Fraulein Doktor (1969) as General Peronne
During World War I, British Intelligence is hot on the pursuit of "Fraulein Doktor", an expert and elusive German spy, who thwarts them in every attempt to get to her.
Villa Rides (1968) as Madero
Drama detailing the bandit career of Mexico's folk hero, Pancho Villa.
Shalako (1968) as Henry Clarke
A seasoned tracker rides to the rescue when a European hunting party blunders into Indian territory.
How I Won the War (1967) as American general
Misfits and incompetent kooks try to fight WW2.
The 25th Hour (1967) as Prosecutor
A Romanian peasant fights to get back to his family after he''''s imprisoned by the Nazis.
You Only Live Twice (1967) as U. S. President
James Bond investigates a series attacks in space that could lead to nuclear war.
Bikini Paradise (1967) as Commissioner Lighton
Accident (1967) as College provost
An Oxford professor dealing with a mid-life crisis finds himself attracted to a young student.
Modesty Blaise (1966) as Minister
Modesty Blaise, a secret agent whose hair color, hair style, and mod clothing change at a snap of her fingers is being used by the British government as a decoy in an effort to thwart a diamond heist. She is being set up by the feds but is wise to the plot and calls in sidekick Willie Garvin and a few other friends to outsmart them. Meanwhile, at his island hideaway, Gabriel, the diamond thief has his own plans for Blaise and Garvin.
The Psychopath (1966) as Frank Saville
Four men are brutally murdered with each victim found lying next to a doll fashioned in his own image, and Inspector Holloway of Scotland Yard is assigned to the case.
Khartoum (1966) as Sir Evelyn Baring
Epic story of the British general who fell to the Arabs in 1885.
The Share Out (1966) as Colonel Calderwood
Crack in the World (1965) as Sir Charles Eggerston
Dana Andrews, Janette Scott, Kieron Moore, Alexander Knox, John Karlsen. While trying to drill through the earth''s crust in hopes of finding a new source of energy beneath the molten rock, a scientist inadvertently creates a crack in the world, resulting in worldwide disasters.
These Are the Damned (1965) as Bernard
Children bred to survive a nuclear holocaust escape from a top-secret military facility.
Mister Moses (1965) as Reverend Anderson
An American con-man, travelling in Africa, is transformed into a local hero after a village tribe believes him to be a reincarnation of Moses.
Woman of Straw (1964) as Lomer
A rich old man''''s nurse and his nephew plot his murder.
Man in the Middle (1964) as Colonel Burton
Court-martial drama about an American Colonel assigned to defend a fellow serviceman accused of murdering a British soldier while stationed in India during World War II.
In the Cool of the Day (1963) as Frederick Bonner
A man''s efforts to save his friend''s marriage lead to infidelity.
The Longest Day (1962) as Gen. Bedell Smith
The Allied forces launch the D-Day invasion of German-occupied France.
Oscar Wilde (1960)
A biographical look at the tumultuous life of the legendary playwright, poet, and wit.
Crack in the Mirror (1960) as President
Tre attori per sei ruoli : questo il meccanismo del film, un melodramma su due triangoli amorosi. Nel primo, il vecchio Hagalin รจ ucciso dalla cameriera, in compagnia del proprio amante. Nel secondo, l'avvocato Lamorciere scopre che la sua donna vorrebbe scappare con il giovane assistente di studio. Durante il processo contro i due amanti omicidi, l'avvocato riesce ad ottenere una condanna minore per loro.
The Two-Headed Spy (1959) as Gestapo Leader Mueller
A British agent infiltrates the Nazi military command during World War II.
The Wreck of the Mary Deare (1959) as Petrie
The skipper of a sunken ship stands trial for negligence.
Intent to Kill (1959) as Dr. McNeill
An unhappily married doctor operates on a South American dictator.
Davy (1958) as Sir Giles [Manning]
A musical-hall entertainer defies family tradition to audition for the opera.
The Vikings (1958) as Father Godwin
Viking half-brothers fight over a throne and a beautiful captive.
Chase a Crooked Shadow (1958) as Chandler Bridson
A man shows up at a woman''''s villa claiming to be her presumably deceased brother.
Hidden Fear (1957) as Hartman
An American cop in Denmark fights to clear his sister of a murder charge.
High Tide At Noon (1957)
A fisherman and his boss''''s daughter face marital problems because of class differences.
Reach for the Sky (1956) as Mr. Joyce
A double amputee fights to master his artificial legs and become a World War II flying ace.
Night My Number Came Up, The (1955) as Owen Robertson
At a fashionable dinner party in Hong Kong a pilot is coaxed into revealing details of a dream in which eight persons take off from Bangkok in a Dakota bound for Tokyo and crash in the Japanese mountains. Amongst those listening is Air Marshal Hardie who is due to fly to Tokyo the next day. Hardie initially dismisses the dream because he is scheduled to fly out in a Liberator, but as Hardie arrives at the airport he discovers that the Liberator has developed mechanical problems and has been replaced by a Dakota. When, just before the flight is due to depart, two soldiers board the plane making a complement of eight, Hardie fears that the Dream may be coming true and he is destined to die.
Divided Heart, The (1955) as Chief Justice
After losing his family to concentration camps during World War II, a Yugoslav boy is adopted and raised by a German couple, until years later his biological mother, having survived the atrocities, arrives to claim him.
The Sleeping Tiger (1954) as Dr. Clive Esmond
A petty thief breaks into the home of a psychiatrist and gets caught in a web of a doctor who wishes to experiment on him and a doctor's wife who wishes to seduce him.
Europa '51 (1952) as George Girard
When a well-off woman loses her son, her recovery confronts her with the problems of the less fortunate.
Europa '51 (1952)
Paula (1952) as Dr. Clifford Frazer
A woman harbors a deadly secret when her husband brings home a child she injured in a hit-and-run accident.
Man in the Saddle (1951) as Will Isham
A farmer turns to violence when a land baron threatens him.
I'd Climb the Highest Mountain (1951) as Tom Salter
A Methodist minister and his wife are called to a small mountain community to help its residents.
Saturday's Hero (1951) as Professor Megroth
A college athlete finds his life consumed by football.
The Son of Dr. Jekyll (1951) as Curtis Lanyon
The son of the notorious scientist fights to clear his father''''s name.
Two of a Kind (1951) as Vincent Mailer
Brandy Kirby (Lizabeth Scott ) and crooked Lawyer Vincent Mailer (Alexander Knox) plan to rob William (Griff Barnett) and Maida McIntyre (Virginia Brissac) by producing a convincing double for their long-lost son. Brandy charms gambler Lefty Farrell (Edmond O'Brien) into impersonating the missing son. Kathy (Terry Moore), the McIntyre's niece, who likes Lefty, introduces him to the McIntyres who soon become convinced he is their son, but the old man refuses to change his will. Lefty balks at killing McIntyre and exposes Mailer's attempted swindle. Brandy and Lefty end up together as "two of a kind."
The Judge Steps Out (1949) as Judge [Tom] Bailey [also known as Tom Brown]
A judge flees the pressures of professional and family life for a job as a short-order cook.
Tokyo Joe (1949) as Mark Landis
An American in post-war Japan gets caught up in the black market.
The Sign of the Ram (1948) as Mallory St. Aubyn
An invalid matriarch manipulates her entire family.
Sister Kenny (1946) as Dr. [Aeneas] McDonnell
True story of the Australian nurse who fought to gain acceptance for her polio-treatment methods.
Over 21 (1945) as Max Wharton
When a newspaper editor enlists during World War II service, his wife has to run interference with his boss.
Wilson (1945) as Woodrow Wilson
A chronicle of the political career of U.S. President Woodrow Wilson.
None Shall Escape (1944) as Wilhelm Grimm
A Nazi officer on trial for war crimes thinks back on his past.
Commandos Strike at Dawn (To Be Deleted) (1942)
Erik Toresen, widower and fishery observer, leads a quiet life in a small Norwegian town; but after the Nazi occupation, German abuses lead Erik to form a Resistance group. After a killing, Erik flees to the wilderness and finds a secret German air base; he resolves to escape to England with its location.
Commandos Strike At Dawn (1942) as German captain
A Norwegian refugee leads the British in an attack against his country's Nazi invaders.
This Above All (1942) as Rector
A woman defies convention by joining the WAAFs and becoming romantically involved with an AWOL soldier.
The Sea Wolf (1941) as Humphrey Van Weyden
Shipwrecked fugitives try to escape a brutal sea captain who's losing his mind.

Writer (feature film)

The Judge Steps Out (1949) as Screenwriter
A judge flees the pressures of professional and family life for a job as a short-order cook.
Sister Kenny (1946) as Screenwriter
True story of the Australian nurse who fought to gain acceptance for her polio-treatment methods.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

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