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Robert Shaw

Robert Shaw


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Also Known As: Died: August 28, 1978
Born: August 9, 1927 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Lancashire, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Avalanche Express (1979) as General Marenkov
During the cold war, a Soviet biological warfare expert plans to defect to the West. A CIA agent gets the man onboard a European train in order to aid his escape, but the Soviets are determined to stop at nothing to prevent this, including starting an avalanche which envelopes the train.
Force Ten From Navarone (1978) as Major Mallory
The survivors of Navarone have been given a new, and even more difficult assignment - they must destroy a huge bridge located deep in the Balkans. However, there is a traitor in their midst.
The Deep (1977) as Romer Treece
A vacationing couple runs afoul of modern pirates.
Black Sunday (1977) as Major Kabakov
Terrorists threaten to unleash a deadly plague at the Superbowl.
Swashbuckler (1976) as Ned Lynch
A pirate comes to the aid of a noblewoman in distress.
Robin And Marian (1976) as Sheriff Of Nottingham
An aging Robin Hood comes home to resume his relationship with Maid Marian and his battles against the Sheriff of Nottingham.
Murder on the Bridge (1975) as Richard Gastmann
Swiss police inspector Hans Barlach lost the woman he loved to a murderer 30 years ago and has spent all that time trying to pin the crime on an industrialist named Richard Gastmann. When Barlach's assistant is killed while working on the case, Barlach replaces him with idealistic detective, Walter
Diamonds (1975) as Charles Hodgson/Earl Hodgson
Charles Hodgson is a British aristocrat who becomes a thief, partly to get back at this twin brother Earl. Earl is a security expert who has built a vault in Tel Aviv that holds some invaluable diamonds and is supposed to be impregnable. Along with a small group he has assembled to help him, Charle
Jaws (1975) as Quint
The sheriff of an island town takes to the seas when a bloodthirsty shark invades the local waters.
The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974) as Blue
Gunmen hold a New York subway train and its passengers for ransom.
The Sting (1973) as Doyle Lonnegan
Two con men hit the big time to take on a gangster in '30s Chicago.
Reflection of Fear, A (1973) as Michael
Robert Shaw, Sally Kellerman, Mary Ure, Sondra Locke, Signe Hasso, Mitchell Ryan. Sondra Locke lives in a fantasy world in which she believes her doll, Aaron, is responsible for a series of brutal murders. This gender bender thriller, based on the novel GO TO THY DEATHBED, is imaginatively photographed by Laslo Kovacs.
Town Called Hell, A (1971) as Town Priest
Carol for Another Christmas, A (1964)
Three ghosts teach an industrialist the importance of international peacekeeping.
Sea Fury (1958) as Gorman
The captain and first mate of a salvage ship battle for love of a South American beauty.
Hell in Korea (1956) as Lance-Corporal Hodge
A small platoon fights to keep control of a small hill during the Korean war.

Writer (feature film)

Man in the Glass Booth, The (1974) as Play As Source Material ("The Man In The Glass Booth")
Arthur Goldman is a rich Jewish industrialist, living in luxury in a Manhattan high-rise. He banters with his assistant Charlie, often shocking Charlie with his outrageousness and irreverence about aspects of Jewish life. Nonetheless, Charlie is astonished when, one day, Israeli secret agents burst in and arrest Goldman for being not a Jewish businessman but a Nazi war criminal. Whisked to Israel for trial, Goldman forces his accusers to face not only his presumed guilt--but their own.

Music (feature film)

Custer of the West (1968) as Composer
The flamboyant Cavalry officer courts disaster when he fights the Sioux and Cheyenne tribes.

Cast (special)

Rudolf Hess: The Man Who Died Twice (2001) as Interviewee
In 1941, Rudolf Hess flew to Britain with proposals for ending World War II. He was arrested and sent to jail. Or was he? The true nature of his mission and the peace plan he carried out have never fully been revealed until now. Was the real Hess actually sent to England or was the man captured an i
48th Annual Academy Awards Presentation, The (1976) as Master Of Ceremonies
Live coverage of the forty-eighth annual Academy Awards presentation.

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