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Also Known As: Died: June 10, 1971
Born: August 25, 1909 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Yorkshire, England, GB Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
The Wicked Lady (1983) as Kit Locksby
A married woman finds new thrills as a masked robber on the highways.
2.
The Power (1968) as Arthur Nordlund
A scientist tries to unmask a murderous genius with psychic powers.
3.
The Young, the Evil and the Savage (1968) as Inspector Duran
4.
Subterfuge (1968) as Goldsmith
A young wife is becoming very distraught over the fact that her husband, a secret service "spy" for England, has changed his mind about transferring away so that he can spend more time with her and their young son. He has grown cold and distant towards her; she thinks it 's because of the secretiveness of his work. Meanwhile, an American spy comes to England and is induced to help the British "team" with an undercover spy ring. When this spy ring is over turned the "bugs" that crawl out from under its rock shocks everyone!
5.
The Devil's Brigade (1968) as Lt. Gen. Mark Clark
Experienced soldiers and misfits join forces to create a World War II commando unit.
6.
Hondo And The Apaches (1967)
A frontier scout fights off Indians and corrupt settlers.
7.
Hotel (1967) as Duke of Lanbourne
A New Orleans hotel owner fights off a corporate raider while his guests struggle through a variety of personal problems.
8.
Cyborg 2087 (1966) as Garth
In the future world of the year 2087, freedom of thought is illegal and the thoughts of the world's populations are controlled by the government. A small band of "free thinkers" send a cyborg back in time to the year 1966 to prevent a scientist from making the breakthrough that will eventually lead to the mass thought control of the future. Our time traveler soon discovers he is not alone when government agents from the future try to prevent him from carrying out his mission.
9.
Ride Beyond Vengeance (1966) as Brooks Durham
After being tortured and robbed of his savings, a buffalo hunter sets out to exact violent revenge on the men who branded him. "You Can't Ever Go Home Again" is sung by Glenn Yarbrough.
10.
Mary Mary (1963) as Dirk Winston
A man on the verge of divorce is shocked by his wife's glamorous makeover.
11.
The Lost World (1960) as Sir John Roxton
A professor leads an expedition of scientists and adventurers deep in the Amazonian jungle to verify that dinosaurs still live there.
12.
Third Man on the Mountain (1959) as Capt. John Winter
Based on a true story of a teen boy who made a vow to climb the Matterhorn in memory of his father who was killed in making the same attempt.
13.
Island in the Sun (1957) as Hilary Carson
Set on a fictitious island in the Carribean during colonial British rule. It focuses on the life of a young charismatic and handsome black male with political aspirations. He finds himself confused on returning home when his romantic liaison with a white female tends to conflict with his political views. As rumor has it an interracial screen kiss caused quite a commotion in the U.S. when the film was released. The plot is further strengthened by a look at the lives of a white ex-pat family also living on the island. The family has to deal with problems of infidelity, racism and murder.
14.
Omar Khayyam (1957) as Hasani Sabah
Omar Khayyam was one of the greatest Persian poets. He was also a brilliant mathematician. Though his quatrains were written in the 11th century, they are still popular the world over. The details of his life are unknown, so this movie invents a biography for him and includes in it his real achievements - the invention of a new calendar and the penning of those epigrammatic poems. This film has him romancing a sultan's bride and foiling the assassin sect's plot to kill the sultan's son.
15.
Teenage Rebel (1956) as Jay Fallon
A sometimes sappy, yet effective melodrama about a woman who tries to make amends with her teenage daughter that she gave up at the end of an unhappy marriage. When Nancy Fallon's daughter, Dorothy, is sent to live with her and her new family after years of separation, the struggle to maintain some semblance of family quickly deteriorates. (Nancy's ex-husband was able to persuade the courts to let him keep the girl because the mother was seen as unfit.) Now Dorothy's father has an interest other than her and to appease his new love interest, he asks Nancy to take and raise their daughter. This begins a tumultuous time in Dorothy's life as well as her mothers.
16.
Seven Cities of Gold (1955) as Father Junípero Serra
In the XVIII century, an spanish expedition is looking for seven cities of gold in a territory now known as California. A very difficult task due the opposition of the aborigins, but perhaps a divine intervention could help the spaniards to save the life.
17.
Soldier of Fortune (1955) as Inspector Merryweather
An American woman arrives in Hong Kong to unravel the mystery of her missing photogrpaher husband. After getting nowhere with the authorities, she is led by some underground characters to an American soldier of fortune working in the area against the Communists. He promises to help find her husband
18.
Mambo (1955) as Count Enrico Marisoni
A sultry dancer is torn between two men--one a wealthy nobleman who is enamored of her and wishes to help her rise to the top and the other a sleazy, macho type who tries to convince her to bilk the richer man out of his money.
19.
The Rains of Ranchipur (1955) as Lord Alan Esketh
A spoiled, married English woman falls in love with an Indian doctor.
20.
Princess of the Nile (1954) as Rama Khan
Time: A.D. 1249. Shalimar, an Egyptian princess, striving to rid her country of its Bedouin conquerors, forms an alliance with Prince Haidi, son of the Caliph of Bagdad. She practices her intrigues both at the court and, disguised as a dancing girl, in the market place.
21.
Prince Valiant (1954) as Narrator
A young Viking prince strives to become a knight in King Arthur's Court and restore his exiled father to his rightful throne.
22.
Désirée (1954) as Jean Baptiste Bernadotte
A young woman wins the heart of Napoleon, though the two can never be together.
23.
Demetrius and the Gladiators (1954) as Peter, The Big Fisherman
A Greek slave who keeps Christ's robe after the crucifixion is sentenced to be one Caligula's gladiators.
24.
King of the Khyber Rifles (1954) as Brig. Gen. Jonathan Maitland
A half-Indian, half-British soldier is given command of a native fighting unit by the ruling British to squelch the uprisings of a rebellious guerilla group.
25.
The Robe (1953) as Peter, The Big Fisherman
Biblical epic in which a Roman military tribune, who commands the unit that crucified Jesus Christ, tries to learn about the man he killed.
26.
Sailor of the King (1953) as Capt. Richard Saville
A British naval officer has a brief affair with a woman in England and never knows that she bears him a son. 20 years later the boy is on a ship under his command when he is tracking a German Raider. When the boy is captured after his ship is sunk, he finds a way to slow the German's progress while a lethal hunt for him goes on.
27.
The Desert Rats (1953) as Narrator
A desperate band of Allied soldiers fights off the Nazis in North Africa.
28.
Titanic (1953) as Ending narrator
An unhappily married couple realize their problems seem minor when the ship hits an iceberg.
29.
Dangerous Crossing (1953) as Dr. Paul Manning
When a bride goes on a ocean liner with her new husband, he goes into hiding, and she becomes the target of a murder conspiracy.
30.
5 Fingers (1952) as Colin Travers
A British valet in Turkey during World War II sells secrets to the Germans.
31.
Les Miserables (1952) as Jean Valjean, also known as Monsieur Madeleine/Champmathieu
Jean Valjean, a Frenchman of good character, has nevertheless been convicted for the minor crime of stealing bread. A minor infraction leads to his pursuit by the relentless policeman Javert, a pursuit that consumes both men's lives for many years.
32.
Phone Call from a Stranger (1952) as Dr. Bob Fortness
David Trask, the sole survivor of an airplane crash, takes it upon himself to contact the families of the various victims. He is quite surprised at who he finds: the wife and son of a troubled doctor; a domineering mother-in-law of an aspiring actress; and the invalid wife of an obnoxious traveling salesman.
33.
Pony Soldier (1952) as Ending narrator
In 1876, Duncan MacDonald joins the new, 300-member Mounted Police in western Canada, just in time for a dangerous mission. It seems the Cree Indians, raiding across the border in Montana, took two hostages for their safe return to Canada. But MacDonald, with only scout Natayo to help, will need all his diplomacy and then some to extract the captives from the midst of a thousand Cree.
34.
The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) as Klaatu
An alien demands that Earth's leaders choose between peace and destruction.
35.
I'll Never Forget You (1951) as Roger Forsyth
36.
The Desert Fox (1951) as Narrator
Following his work with the Afrika Korps, Field Marshall Rommell joins in a plot to assassinate Hitler.
37.
The 13th Letter (1951) as Dr. Pearson
38.
The Black Rose (1950) as King Edward
In the time of the crusades, a Saxon youth is forced to run away from England. He goes with his loyal retainer who brings along a British long bow. The two go all the way to China where they become involved in intrigues in the court of Kubla Kahn.
39.
Trio (1950) as George Templeton
W. Somerset Maugham introduces three more of his stories about human foibles.
40.
Caesar And Cleopatra (1945) as Centurion
Julius Caesar gives the famed Egyptian queen lessons in government.
41.
Suicide Squadron (1942) as
A Polish flyer struggles to regain his memory so he can return to the fight against the Nazis.
43.
Murder on Diamond Row (1937) as Policeman
London's jewel thieves are under the thumb of a mysterious fence, who ruthlessly exposes any thief who crosses him. Desperate, Scotland Yard re-hires ex-Inspector Barrabal who, as a known drunkard, is ideally suited to go undercover with a faked criminal record (which may spoil his chances with lovely Carol Stedman). Interested parties: Larry Graeme, cat burglar; his girl, sexy dancer Tamara; Collie, sardonic reporter. Then murder makes apprehension of the Squeaker urgent.

Cast (special)

44.
Search, The (1968) as Martin Purcell
The exploits of Paul Cannon, a London-based private detective who helps American travelers in trouble. The story relates how Cannon investigates a drowning that may have been murder.

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