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Brian Aherne

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Also Known As: Died: February 10, 1986
Born: May 2, 1902 Cause of Death: heart failure
Birth Place: King's Norton, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Rosie (1967) as Oliver Stevenson
Rosie is a sweet, rich and generous woman, especially when is comes to giving money. Daughters, Mildred and Edith, are worried that she will spend all their inheritance, so they plan to have Rosie put away in a home and have her legally declared insane. When Daphne,(Rosie's devoted and caring grand-daughter), over hears their plan, she vows to help her grandmother win.
The Cavern (1965) as General Braithwaite
An explosion traps soldiers and civilians in a cave during World War II.
Sword of Lancelot (1963) as King Arthur
Susan Slade (1961) as Stanton Corbett
A pregnant teen allows her mother to pass the baby off as her own.
The Best of Everything (1959) as Mr. Shalimar
Three secretaries look for love while working in the publishing business.
The Swan (1956) as Father [Carl] Hyacinth
On the eve of her marriage to a prince, a noblewoman falls for her brother''s tutor.
A Bullet Is Waiting (1954) as David Canham
A plane crash strands a policeman and his prisoner in the wilderness.
Prince Valiant (1954) as King Arthur
A young Viking prince strives to become a knight in King Arthur''''s Court and restore his exiled father to his rightful throne.
Titanic (1953) as Capt. E. J. Smith
An unhappily married couple realize their problems seem minor when the ship hits an iceberg.
I Confess (1953) as Willie Robertson
A priest suspected of murder can only clear himself by violating the sanctity of the confessional.
The Highwayman (1951) as Narrator
Smart Woman (1948) as Robert Larrimore
A crusading DA falls for a defense attorney with a criminal past.
Angel on the Amazon (1948) as Anthony Ridgeway
The Locket (1946) as Dr. [Harry S.] Blair
A dark personal secret drives a young woman to use every man she encounters.
Forever and a Day (1943) as Jim [Trimble]
During World War II an American travels to Britain to sell an old house near London that belongs to his family. But he mets Susan Trimble who lives in the house and who is strictly against the sale. While they spend the night in an air-raid shelter she tells him the story of the building from it's construction in 1804 until present day.
What a Woman! (1943) as Henry Pepper
A female literary agent tries to make her star client as adventures as his most famous character.
First Comes Courage (1943) as Capt. Allan Lowell
A Norwegian resistance fighter seduces a Nazi officer to learn enemy secrets during World War II.
A Night to Remember (1942) as Jeff Troy
A mystery writer and his wife stumble on a murder in their new apartment.
My Sister Eileen (1942) as Robert Baker
Two sisters - one smart, one pretty - move to New York to build careers.
Smilin' Through (1941) as Sir John Carteret
An embittered man threatens the love life of his niece, who's a dead ringer for his lost fiancee.
The Man Who Lost Himself (1941) as John Evans/Malcolm Scott
John Evans encounters his lookalike, Malcolm Scott. When Scott is killed in an accident, Evans finds himself mistaken for Scott and decides to do some good in his new role.
Skylark (1941) as Jim Blake
A neglected housewife falls in love with a handsome attorney.
The Lady in Question (1940) as Andre Morestan
When a jury member takes in the defendant he couldn't convict, she has a bad influence on his son.
My Son, My Son! (1940) as William Essex
A father''''s blind devotion turns his son into a lying cad.
Vigil in the Night (1940) as Dr. Prescott
A good nurse ruins her career by covering up for her sister's careless mistake.
Hired Wife (1940) as Stephen Dexter
An ad man asks his secretary Kendall to marry him as a loophole in order to protect his finances during an important business deal.
Juarez (1939) as Maximilian [von Hapsburg]
True story of Mexico's Abraham Lincoln and his fight against Napoleon's empire.
Captain Fury (1939) as Captain [Michael] Fury
An Irish convict escapes an Australian prison to organize a revolution.
The Great Garrick (1937) as David Garrick
French actors set out to deflate the ego of legendary stage star David Garrick.
Sylvia Scarlett (1936) as Michael Fane
A female con artist masquerades as a boy to escape the police.
Beloved Enemy (1936) as Dennis Riordan
During an Irish uprising, a rebel leader and a British noblewoman fall in love.
I Live My Life (1935) as Terry [O'Neill]
A flighty society girl tries to make a go of her marriage to an archaeologist.
The Constant Nymph (1934) as Lewis Dodd
What Every Woman Knows (1934) as John Shand
An ambitious wife backs her husband's political career.
The Fountain (1934) as Lewis Allison
The Song of Songs (1933) as Richard Waldow
Although she loves a young sculptor, a country girl marries an older man for his money.
Shooting Stars (1927) as Julian Gordon
The husband and wife acting team of Mae Feather and Julian Gordon is torn apart when he discovers she is having an affair with the screen comedian Andy Wilks. Mae hatches a plot to kill her husband by putting a real bullet in the prop gun which will be fired at him during the making of their new film, 'Prairie Love'.

Cast (special)

Reunion in Vienna (1955) as Rudolf Maximillan
While in Vienna on a holiday, Elena Krug, the happily married wife of a psychiatrist, meets Rudolf Maximillan, an old flame who is now the Archduke of Austria. The story, in which Greer Garson makes her dramatic TV debut, relates the problems that arise when Elena realizes she still loves Rudolf.

Sound (special)

World War II in Color (2000) as Sound
Documentary special that provides an account of World War II utilizing color photography. The color footage is accompanied by eyewitness accounts, letters and diaries of those who lived and died during the war.
NOBEL PEACE CONCERT, THE (1998) as Sound Engineer
International music artists perform before Nobel laureates John Hume and David Trimble, as well as the Norwegian Royal Family from the Spektrum in Oslo, Norway. Features behind-the-scenes footage and interviews with Nobel Peace Prize winners and/or politicians who have made a contribution to the pea

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