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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Loch Ness (1997) as Dr Binns
Dr. Jonathan Dempsey's formerly brilliant career as a zoologist is fading into distant memory. Years of gambling his reputation on 'mythical' animals has all but destroyed his credibility. Now his scheming boss has blackmailed him into taking over the late Dr. Abernathy's Loch Ness project--disprovi
2.
Othello (1995) as 2nd Senator
Venice, 1570. With the moon glowing brightly, a veiled figure slips furtively out of a gondola and disappears into the night. It's Desdemona, cherished daughter of Venetian nobleman Brabantio, risking all and defying convention to elope with Othello, the proud Moor who is one of Venice's most celebr
3.
Heart Of Darkness (1994) as Company Director
Adaptation of Joseph Conrad's 1902 novel about a young British colonialist in Africa who journeys up the Congo River, where his most shocking discovery is "civilized" man's inherent greed and savagery.
4.
Tom & Viv (1994) as Sir Frederick Lamb
The story of the romance between American poet T.S. Eliot and his first wife, Vivienne Haigh-Wood.
5.
The Remains Of The Day (1993) as Doctor Meredith
A proper British butler sacrifices happiness to remain faithful to his position.
6.
Brain Donors (1992) as Lazlo
Three strange people bilk a rich widow and stage a ballet, in the comedic vein of the Marx Bros.
7.
Duel of Hearts (1992)
A television movie, set in 1821, about a London debutante and her determination to save the man she loves from his evil cousin.
8.
Mrs. 'arris Goes to Paris (1992) as Armand
An English maid scrimps and saves to fulfill her dream of travelling to Paris to purchase a dress from the House of Dior.
9.
Hudson Hawk (1991) as Auctioneer
A man released from prison after ten years, plans to live a normal life. But his friend is in trouble and will be killed unless he steals some paintings by Leonardo Da Vinci.
10.
Impromptu (1991) as Buloz
The romantic escapades of the female French writer George Sand (1804-1876) and Polish composer Frederic Chopin, featuring their infamous circle of friends including leading artists of the time such as Franz Liszt and Eugene Delacroix.
11.
One Against the Wind (1991) as Henry Smallwood
A television movie based on the true story of an aristocratic British woman who finds herself involved in the French underground during World War II, operating an escape route for downed Allied airmen in Nazi-occupied France.
12.
Little Dorrit (1988) as Tite Barnacle (Circumlocation Office)
Adaptation of Charles Dickens' least known novel, which is a political indictment of early 19th century England.
13.
Summer Story, A (1988) as Bank Clerk
A man discovers that the woman he deserted has died of a broken heart.
14.
Wicked Lady, The (1983) as Squire Thornton
Set in 17th-century England, a noblewoman moonlights as a highway robber.
15.
Gandhi (1982) as Manager Of The Mine
The legendary Indian leader uses peaceful means to free his homeland from British rule.
16.
Oliver Twist (1982) as Mr Fang
The Dickens classic is accorded a new recounting with George C. Scott's off-beat, fatherly approach to Fagin giving a distinct dimension to the time-honored tale. British newcomer, 10-year-old Richard Charles, who had been on the London stage, made his TV acting debut in the title role. James Goldma
17.
Day Christ Died, The (1980) as Herod'S Aide
A multi-national cast headed by American actor Chris Sarandon dramatizes the events from the Last Supper through the arrest and trial of Jesus to the Crucifixion. Screenwriters James Lee Barrett and Edward Anhalt mixed Biblical fact with fiction, creating the part of Pontius Pilate's wife for "guest
18.
Choice of Weapons, A (1976) as Oliver Griggs
A group of British aristocrats, who call themselves "Knights of Avalon", isn't content with the system of justice and executes judgment themselves. Instead of just killing the people they believe guilty, they give 'em a chance in traditional combat. When one day Sir Grifford witnesses their sessions, they have to remove him too. His son and heir, Sir John from America, starts to investigate with help from Ms. Marion and Colonel Cook from Scotland Yard.
19.
Galileo (1974) as 2nd Senator
This bio-pic is about Galileo, the 17th century Italian who laid the foundations of modern science. Galileo made himself one of the world's first telescopes and discovered the moons of Jupiter. He supported Copernicus' theory that the Earth revolved around the Sun. This brought him in conflict with the Catholic Church. By threatening him with torture, the Church forced him to recant his views in front of a tribunal, and sentenced him to house arrest. However, Galileo's trials and theories inspired others like Newton and Kepler to prove that the Earth was not the centre of the Universe. Some years ago, the Pope accepted that Earth does revolve around the Sun and issued a rare apology for what the Church had done to Galileo, i.e., the Catholic Church recanted!
20.
Internecine Project, The (1974) as The German
Former secret agent Robert Elliot (Coburn) will be promoted to government advisor. In order to make sure no-one will ever know about his dirty past, he has invented a very ingenious plan to get rid of his four helpers: he gets them all to unknowingly kill each other in the course of a single night. Unfortunately, one of the four has invented a retaliation scheme on his own...
21.
Butley (1974) as James
Caustic, feisty, and lazy English professor Butley is having a very bad day. A much younger woman challenges his ascendancy at work, his ex-wife announces her marriage to a man he cannot stand, and his male lover tells him that he is leaving him for another man. .
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23.
Waterloo (1971) as Muffling
After defeating France and imprisoning Napoleon on Elba, ending two decades of war, Europe is shocked to find Napoleon has escaped and has caused the French Army to defect from the King back to him. The best of the British generals, Arthur Welsley was victorious in Spain, but has never faced Napoleon. Welsley stands between Napoleon with a mixed army of Prussians, Mercenaries, Brits and Belgians. Napoleon's victory will plunge Europe back into a long term war. The two meet at Waterloo where the fate of Europe will be decided.
24.
A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Conspirator
In a futuristic Britain, a gang of teenagers go on the rampage every night, beating and raping helpless victims. After one of the boys quells an uprising in the gang, they knock him out and leave him for the police to find. He agrees to try "aversion therapy" to shorten his jail sentence. When he is eventually let out, he hates violence, but the rest of his gang members are still after him.
25.
Raging Moon, The (1970) as Fete Guest
Bruce Pritchard is paralysed in a soccer game and is confined to a wheelchair in a convalescence home. But this doesn't slow his lust for life. Then he meets Jill and has to think about the effects of disability.
26.
Before Winter Comes (1969) as British corporal
A British major entrusted with the job of running a displaced persons camp at the end of World War II is faced with the dilemma of deciding over to whom to hand the victims. He's helped by a loyal interpreter.
27.
Otley (1969) as 2d businessman
A petty crook finds himself mistaken for a murderer and a secret agent.
28.
Inadmissible Evidence (1968) as Mr. Watson

Cast (special)

29.
Moll Flanders (1996) as Clergyman
Adaptation of Daniel Defoe's classic novel of the same title. In 17th-century England a young woman seeking wealth and status becomes a prostitute, a thief and marries five times.
30.
Parnell and the Englishwoman (1991) as Forster
A four-part dramatic series based on the life of the late 19th Century Irish nationalist Charles Parnell and his love affair with Kitty O'Shea.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

31.
Qb Vii (1974) as Anesthetist
An absorbing adaptation of Uris' best-selling novel telling the story of two successful men, an American writer and a Polish doctor, whose careers lead to a confrontation in a London courtroom when the former accuses the latter of having performed illegal operations in a Nazi prison camp years earli

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