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Also Known As: Died: March 21, 1985
Born: March 20, 1908 Cause of Death: complications from Parkinson's disease
Birth Place: Bristol, England, GB Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
The Go-Between (1971) as Leo Colston
A young man carries letters between an aristocratic young woman and the groundskeeper he idolizes.
2.
Nicholas and Alexandra (1971) as [Serge] Sazonov
Story of Russia's last czar, Nicolas II, and his ill-fated family.
3.
Goodbye Gemini (1970) as James Harrington-Smith
Unnaturally close twin siblings Jacki and Julian become enmeshed in the swinging London scene, where they attract the attention of the heavily endebted gambler Clive. Seeing a way out of his debts, Clive sets Julian up for a blackmail scheme, setting in motion a nightmarish sequence of events.
4.
David Copperfield (1970) as Mr Peggotty
A moody, sentimental fifth film version of the Dickens classic (the first in nearly thirty-five years) with a stellar cast composed of the giants of the British acting community providing much needed support to the virtual unknown in the title role. Laurence Olivier's cameo as Creakle won him an Emm
5.
Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1969) as The Headmaster
In this musical remake, a conservative boys' school teacher falls in love with an actress.
6.
Battle of Britain (1969) as Air Vice Marshal Evill
England defends itself against the Nazi Blitz.
7.
Oh! What a Lovely War (1969) as Gen. Sir Henry Wilson
This film offers a series of vignettes based on British involvement in World War I, as seen through the eyes of a working-class family.
8.
Assignment K (1968) as Harris
Philip Scott, head of a successful toy company, is also secretly the head of a British spy unit. When his cover is blown, enemy agents kidnap his girlfriend to force him to reveal the identities of his operatives.
9.
The 25th Hour (1967) as Defense counsel
A Romanian peasant fights to get back to his family after he's imprisoned by the Nazis.
10.
Palaces of a Queen (1967) as Narrator
11.
The Heroes of Telemark (1966) as Uncle
Norwegian resistance fighters try to stop Nazi experiments in nuclear warfare.
12.
Young Cassidy (1965) as W. B. Yeats
True story of playwright Sean O'Casey's involvement with the Irish rebellion of 1910.
13.
Heroes of Telemark, The (To Be Deleted) (1965) as Uncle
During World War II, two Norwegians uncover a Nazi plan to build nuclear weapons and are left to sabotage it on their own after a British invasion fails.
14.
The Hill (1965) as Medical officer
Prisoners fight to survive the grueling conditions in a North African military stockade.
15.
Mr. Arkadin (1962) as Burgomil Trebitsch
A private eye investigates a millionaire's mysterious past before a murderer can get to the witnesses.
16.
The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner (1962) as The governor
A boy from the Irish slums reviews his troubled past while training for a school race.
17.
No, My Darling Daughter! (1961) as Sir Mathew Carr
A British aristocrat tries to manage his daughter's romantic affairs.
18.
The Innocents (1961) as The Uncle
A governess convinces herself the children in her charge are haunted.
19.
The Wreck of the Mary Deare (1959) as Mr. Nyland
The skipper of a sunken ship stands trial for negligence.
20.
Shake Hands with the Devil (1959) as The General
An Irish rebel leader becomes addicted to violence.
21.
Law and Disorder (1958) as Percy Brand
22.
Behind The Mask (1958) as Sir Arthur Benson Gray
The rivalry between two surgeons threatens their patients.
23.
The Quiet American (1958) as Thomas Fowler
An American economist gets caught between Communists and colonialists in Indochina.
24.
The Happy Road (1957) as General Medworth
Two single parents join forces when their children run away from a French boarding school.
25.
Time Without Pity (1957) as David Graham
Alec Graham is sentenced to death for the murder of his girlfriend Agnes, with whom he spent a weekend at the English country home of the parents of his friend Brian Stanford. Alec's father, David Graham, a not-so-successful writer and alcoholic who has neglected his son in the past, flies in from Canada to visit his son on death row. Alec repudiates his father's attempts for a final reconciliation. David Graham, convinced of his son's innocence and, despite his preoccupation with himself and his own alcoholism, mounts a last-ditch effort to find the true murderer in the 24 hours remaining until the planned execution. Graham encounters the wealthy and famous car manufacturer Robert Stanford, tyrant at home and in the office and an apparent womanizer, Stanford's young, curiously troubled wife Honar, their ill-at- ease son Brian, himself disturbed by his parents' relationship, and Vicky Harker, a young, brainless secretary at Stanford's factory who has been climbing up the career ladder at a rapid pace lately...
26.
Nineteen Eighty-Four (1956) as O'Connor
Post nuclear dystopic vision set in London in which the government controls everything, sex is illegal and everyone's paranoia is founded in reality.
27.
1984 (1956) as as O'Connor of the Inner Party
In a futuristic, state-run society controlled by "Big Brother" in which love is outlawed, employee of the state Winston Smith falls for Julia, and is tortured and brainwashed for his crime.
28.
Oh... Rosalinda! (1955) as Colonel Eisenstein
"Die Fledermaus" (The Bat) is the pseudonym adopted by Dr Falke. Floating on the buoyant waltzes of Strauss, this Viennese romp is sure to please. Disguises, tricks and every kind of deception combine to reveal a would-be cheat in hot pursuit of his own wife, much to his chagrin. Silly, charming, always entertaining, always fun. This is a film version of "Die Fledermaus" set in post-war Vienna with the main protagonists of Dr Falke represented by the 3 occupying powers. This is NOT just a film of a staged production but a truly filmic version of the operetta.
29.
Night My Number Came Up, The (1955) as Air Marshal Hardie
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.
30.
The Dam Busters (1955) as Dr B N Wallis
British flyers try to cripple the Nazis by taking out their dams.
31.
Sea Shall Not Have Them, The (1954) as Air Commodore Waltby
During WW2, a British bomber equipage is forced down in the British Chanel. Trying to keep the moral, they talk about their lives waiting the rescue they sure will come. And they're right, every possible attempts are made by the special rescue team unities.
32.
Green Scarf, The (1954) as Deliot
33.
The Importance Of Being Earnest (1952) as Jack Worthing
A proper Englishman gets caught leading a double life.
34.
The Magic Box (1951)
A successful photographer becomes obsessed with inventing a motion picture projector.
35.
The Browning Version (1951)
On the eve of retirement, a bitter schoolteacher searches for some hope in his life.
36.
Secret Beyond the Door (1948) as Mark Lamphere
A new bride becomes obsessed with the one room her husband keeps locked.
37.
Mourning Becomes Electra (1947) as Orin Mannon
Repressed passions and shameful secrets destroy a New England family.
38.
Fame Is the Spur (1947)
A politician rises rapidly to fame and fortune.
39.
Captive Heart, The (1946)
After the evacuation at Dunkirk, June 1940, some thousands of British prisoners are sent to German P.O.W. camps. One such group includes "Capt. Geoffrey Mitchell," a concentration-camp escapee who assumed the identity of a dead British officer. To avoid exposure, "Mitchell" must correspond with the dead man's estranged wife Celia. But eventual exposure seems certain, and the men must find a way to get him out. If he reaches England, though, what will his reception be?
40.
The Way to the Stars (1945) as David Archdale
A young flyer deals with the strains of wartime service and survivors' guilt during World War II.
41.
Dead of Night (1945) as Maxwell Frere ("The Ventriloquist'S Dummy")
Guests at a country estate share stories of the supernatural.
42.
Thunder Rock (1942)
A disillusioned writer moves into a lighthouse where some ghostly visitors restore his faith.
43.
Sons of the Sea (1942) as Charles MacIver
A brave captain pilots the first steamboat line between England and the U.S.
44.
Jeannie (1941)
45.
The Remarkable Mr. Kipps (1941) as [Arthur] Kipps, as a man
46.
Stolen Life (1939) as Alan McKenzie
47.
Stars Look Down, The (1939) as David Fenwick; Davey Fenwick
Davey Fenwick leaves his mining village on a university scholarship intent on returning to better support the miners against the owners. But he falls in love with Jenny who gets him to marry her and return home as local schoolteacher before finishing his degree. Davey finds he is ill-at-ease in his role, the more so when he realises Jenny still loves her former boyfriend. When he finds that his father and the other miners are going to have to continue working on a possibly deadly coal seam he decides to act.
48.
Window in London, A (1939) as Peter
49.
Climbing High (1938) as Nicky Brooke
50.
The Lady Vanishes (1938) as Gilbert
A young woman on vacation triggers an international incident when she tries to track an elderly friend who has disappeared.

Cast (special)

51.
Doctor Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1973) as Danvers
A musical adaptation of the 1887 novel by Robert Louis Stevenson. The story of Henry Jekyll, a doctor who develops a potion that changes human personality and transforms him into an evil being he names Edward Hyde. See also "The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde."
52.
Ruggles of Red Gap (1957) as Alfred Ruggles
The comic escapades of Alfred Ruggles, the British butler to Egbert Floud, a cattleman in the wild frontier town of Red Gap, as he attempts to adjust to life in America (having been won by Egbert from his owner, the Earl of Brinstead, in a poker game). Based on the "Saturday Evening Post" story by H

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