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Alexander Scourby

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Also Known As: Died: February 22, 1985
Born: November 13, 1913 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Stuff, The (1985) as Evans
Final Solution, The (1983) as Narration
Jesus (1979) as Narration
Jesus of Nazareth,the son of God raised by a Jewish carpenter. Based on the gospel of Luke in the New Testament,here is the life of Jesus from the miraculous virgin birth to the calling of his disciples, public miracles and ministry, ending with his death by crucifixion at the hands of the Roman empire and resurrection on the third day.
The Executioner (1970) as Professor Parker
A British spy tracks down a beautiful double agent.
China! (1965) as Narrator
The Devil at 4 O'Clock (1961) as The governor
A drunken missionary and three escaped convicts try to save a group of children from a South Seas volcano.
Man on a String (1960) as Vadja Kubelov
The CIA turns a Russian spy into a double agent.
Seven Thieves (1960) as Raymond Le May
A professor and thief decide to join together and pull off a heist.
The Shaggy Dog (1959) as Dr. Mikhail Andrassy
An ancient spell turns a teenager into a large sheep dog.
The Big Fisherman (1959) as David Ben-Zadok
Drama that focuses on the later life of Peter, one of the closest disciples of Jesus.
Me and the Colonel (1958) as Major von Bergen
A Polish officer unwillingly helps a Jewish refugee escape from the Nazis.
Ransom! (1956) as Dr. Paul Y. Gorman
A wealthy couple tries to cope with the press and the police when their son is kidnapped.
Giant (1956) as Old Polo
A Texas ranching family fights to survive changing times.
The Silver Chalice (1955) as Luke
A silversmith is charged with engraving the Holy Grail.
Sign of the Pagan (1954) as Chrysaphius
Roman centurion Marcian is captured by Attila the Hun en route to Constantinople, but escapes. On arrival, he finds the eastern Roman emperor Theodosius plotting with Attila to look the other way while the latter marches against Rome. But Marcian gains the favor of Pulcheria, lovely sister of Theodosius, who favors a united Empire. As Attila marches, things look bleak for the weakened imperial forces. But the conqueror has an awe of the power of the Christians' God...
The Glory Brigade (1953) as Lt. Nikias
During the Korean War Lt. Sam Pryor volunteers his platoon to escort Greek troops to perform a reconnaissance mission behind Communist lines. Due to his Greek heritage Pryor is initially proud to accompany the Greek contingent but his feelings change to scorn and mistrust when what he believes is cowardice shown by the Greek soldiers and their leaders results in the near annihiliation of his own platoon. An uneasy alliance is maintained between the US and Greek troops as the enemy's true objective is learned.
The Redhead from Wyoming (1953) as Reece Duncan
In Wyoming Territory, a range war is brewing between entrenched cattle barons and new settlers. Cattle king Reece Duncan is opposed by ambitious gambler Jim Averell, who imports his old flame, shapely saloon queen Kate Maxwell, and sets her up as an alternative cattle buyer. As matters build toward violence, Kate finds she's being taken advantage of. But her only potential ally in staving off carnage is seemingly mild-mannered sheriff Stan Blaine...who distrusts her.
The Big Heat (1953) as Mike Lagana
A police detective whose wife was killed by the mob teams with a scarred gangster's moll to bring down a powerful gangster.
Because of You (1952) as Dr. Breen
Blonde 'doll' Christine Carroll finds too late that her fiancée Mike is a gangster and she's his unwitting accessory. Emerging from prison with dark hair and an interest in nursing, she becomes a nurse's aide in a war hospital where her good looks quickly arouse the interest of battle-fatigued, 'melancholic' patient Steve Kimberly. When it's clear that Steve has fallen hard, she faces the dilemma of what and when to tell him. Her decision has melodramatic consequences...
Affair in Trinidad (1952) as Max Fabian
A nightclub singer enlists her brother-in-law to track down her husband's killer.
With These Hands (1950) as Doctor

Cast (special)

Glory of Their Times, The (1990) as Narration
A documentary examining what baseball was like during the turn of the century.
Toscanini: The Maestro (1988) as Narration
An in-depth profile of conductor Arturo Toscanini, featuring music from the renowned NBC Symphony telecasts.
Merton: A Film Biography of Thomas Merton (1984) as Narration
A biography of Thomas Merton -- religious mystic, Trappist monk, social critic, and writer of "The Seven Story Mountain."
Body Human: The Journey Within, The (1984) as Narration
Informational special that demonstrates the inner-working and inter-workings of mind and body in a real "fantastic voyage" inside the human body.
Among the Wild Chimpanzees (1984) as Narration
Chimpanzees, and the woman who has studied them in East Africa for more than two decades -- Jane Goodall -- are the focus of this "National Geographic Specials" presentation.
Forza del Destino, La (1984) as Host
Verdi's opera dramatizing the relentless power of fate, set in eighteenth-century Spain. Leonora and her lover, Don Alvaro, are separated after Alvaro accidentally kills her father. Leonora becomes a recluse at a monastery and is slain by her brother Carlo as revenge. This "Live From the Met" presen
Body Human: The Body Beautiful, The (1983) as Narration
An Emmy Award-winning informational special providing a view of the human being and its outward appearance, which affects and is affected by its intricate internal systems, and innovative breakthroughs in surgical body sculpture that can reconstruct the body when it is innately imperfect or damaged.
Sharks, The (1982) as Narration
This National Geographic documentary puts all the information about sharks into perspective, sifting through the sensational publicity about these fishes as vicious killers and the more sober scientific data, to reveal a creature that remains one of the great marvels of nature.
Strange True Stories (1982) as Host
Dramatic recreations of strange but true stories of mystical experiences and parapsychological events.
Uncommon Women and Others (1978) as Narration
The Phoenix Theater production of Wendy Wasserstein's play about a reunion of five graduates of an exclusive New England college for women.
World of Maurice Chevalier, The (1963) as Narration
A review of the life of French entertainer Maurice Chevalier.
World of Sophia Loren, The (1962) as Narration
The program follows the beautiful Italian actress through a typical day in her life.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Word, The (1978) as Narration
Intrigue surrounding the discovery and publication of a controversial document that appears to be a long-lost ancient eyewitness account of the life of Christ, with David Janssen playing a public relations executive hired to promote this new version of the Bible. International film beauty Florinda B

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