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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Becket (1964) as Bishop of York
England's King Henry II appoints his best friend Archbishop of Canterbury then turns on him.
2.
Corridors of Blood (1963) as Blount
In an effort to relieve the suffering of surgery patients, Dr. Thomas Bolton painstakingly develops an opium-based anesthetic, to which he gradually becomes addicted. In order to provide a continual supply of chemicals to continue his experiments and support his addiction, he falls in with a den of murderers who use his signature to sell cadavers to the local hospital.
3.
Trial and Error (1962) as Tuppy Morgan
An incompetent lawyer defends an accused wife murderer.
4.
Term of Trial (1962) as Ferguson
A schoolgirl obsessed with her teacher accuses him of molesting her.
5.
Up the Creek! (1958) as Station Master
Liwut. Humphrey Fairweather, R.N. (David Tomlinson), in his latest disastrous attempt to prove to the Navy that his rocket invention is better than theirs only succeeds in convincing them that no guided-missile station will be safe until he is out of harm's way. The Navy's problem is solved---they think---when it is discovered that "H.M.S. Berkeley", an ancient destroyer now ending her days as the oldest member of the "Mothball Gleet" has been inadvertently left without a commanding officer for nearly two years. Fairweather's appointment is greeted with extreme alarm by the ship's skeleton crew who, under the inspired leadership of their slick, quick-witted and enterprising Irish bosun (Peter Sellers), have been happily building up a highly profitable business association with the local village. Their base of lucrative racketeering is being threatened with the arrival of Fairweather. But, it is fortunate for the crew, however, that in addition to his very hazy knowledge of a Captain's duties, Fairweather is immediately engrossed in the dual task of building yet another rocket and also getting to know the curcaveous, sexy French niece, Susanne (Liliane Sottane), of the local publican---one of the ship's best customers.
6.
Value For Money (1955) as Higgins
A young man from Yorkshire inherits a sizeable legacy from his millionaire father. He decides to try the nightlife of London and meets a young girl performing in a nightclub. She intends to take him for all he's got and he's quite happy to be taken.
7.
Promoter, The (1952) as Police Superindendent
A charming and ambitious young man finds many ways to raise himself through the ranks in business and social standing- some honest, some not quite so. If he can just manage to avoid a certain very predatory woman...
8.
The Magic Box (1951)
A successful photographer becomes obsessed with inventing a motion picture projector.
9.
Escape (1948) as Constable Bean
An ex-RAF flier is sentenced to three years in prison for accidentally killing a detective.
10.
The Young Mr. Pitt (1943) as Coachman
11.
The Remarkable Mr. Kipps (1941) as Old Kipps
12.
Haunted Honeymoon (1940) as [George] Puffett
13.
Gaslight (1940) as Rough
A turn-of-the-century bride moves into the house where her aunt was murdered and begins to fear she's going mad.
14.
South Riding (1938) as
"Winifred Holtby realised that Local Government is not a dry affair of meetings and memoranda:- but 'the front-line defence thrown up by humanity against its common enemies of sickness, poverty and ignorance.' She built her story around six people working for a typical County Council:- Beneath the lives of the public servants runs the thread of their personal drama. Our story tells how a public life affects the private life; and how a man's personal sufferings make him what he is in public. " Corruption, intrigue and romance in a Yorkshire setting. A country squire whose wife is in a mental hospital becomes attracted to a crusading local schoolmistress.
15.
Sailing Along (1938) as Skipper Barnes
A musical star considers giving it all up in the name of love.
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17.
The Amateur Gentleman (1936) as John Barty

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