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Also Known As: Died: March 16, 2013
Born: January 15, 1921 Cause of Death: Undetermined
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Back in Business (2008)
The space race has been dominated for decades by two rival superpowers, but just when they thought they where alone, a new force has arrived. Britain has developed an amazing space exploration buggy that might solve the planets energy problems. But will Britain's greatest achievement become one conm
Gosford Park (2001) as Burkett
It is November 1932. Gosford Park is the magnificent country estate to which Sir William McCordle and his wife, Lady Sylvia, gather relations and friends for a weekend shooting party. They have invited an eclectic group including a countess, a World War I hero, the British matinee idol Ivor Novello
Spanish Fly (1976) as Dr Johnson
Old Dracula (1975)
Side By Side (1975) as Inspector Crumb
Digby, the Biggest Dog in the World (1974) as Estate Agent
Our Miss Fred (1972) as British Colonel
When his outfit is captured by the Germans during a camp theatrical, an enlisted man makes his escape dressed in women's clothing.
The Magic Christian (1970) as Police inspector
Sir Guy Grand adopts homeless bum Youngman to be heir to his obscene wealth, and immediately begins bringing him into the intricacies of the family business, which is to prey upon people's greed by use of the vast holdings of the Grand empire. They leave no stone unturned as sporting events, restaurants, art galleries, and traditional pheasant hunts turn into lurid displays of bad manners and profiteering. Things climax at the social event of the season, the inaugural voyage of the new pleasure cruiser The Magic Christian.
The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970) as Porter
The legendary sleuth becomes involved with a mysterious French woman while investigating the Loch Ness monster.
The Bed Sitting Room (1969) as The BBC
A pregnant woman searches for love amidst the ruins of nuclear war.
The Assassination Bureau (1969) as
The Assassination Bureau has existed for decades (perhaps centuries) until Diana Rigg begins to investigate it. The high moral standing of the Bureau (only killing those who deserve it) is called into question by her. She puts out a contract for the Bureau to assassinate its leader on the eve of World War I.
A Flea in Her Ear (1968) as Charles
Suspicious that her lawyer husband might be having an affair, a wife decides to spy around a hotel used for those flings, only to find out that her husband has been faithful.
The Bliss of Mrs. Blossom (1968) as
A housewife, bored with her bra-manufacturer husband, who spends most of his time obsessed with classical music, strikes up an affair with one of his employees whom she hides in the attic--something both she and the lover find quite a suitable arrangement.
30 Is a Dangerous Age, Cynthia (1968) as Registrar
A pianist has six weeks to achieve his dreams before he turns 30.
The Murder Game (1966) as Radio announcer
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1966) as
Madcap musical set in ancient Rome, where a clever slave connives to win his freedom.
The Wild Affair (1966) as Manager
Satirical view of the British middle class in the 60s. // Young office assistant Majorie will marry soon, however she's plagued by doubts if her fiance is the right one. On her last day at work, her male colleagues don't miss a chance to comfort her... and flirt.
The Tomb of Ligeia (1965) as Peperel
A man''''s obsession with his dead wife leads to trouble for his new bride.
Trial and Error (1962) as Photographer
An incompetent lawyer defends an accused wife murderer.
Ring-a-Ding Rhythm (1962) as TV directors
Two British teens and their friends bring "traditional" jazz to a small English town.
The Tell-Tale Heart (1962) as
When Edgar sees his girlfriend Betty getting up close and personal with his best friend Carl, he murders Carl in a jealous rage and hides the corpse under the floor of his piano room. Comes the night, and Edgar begins to hear strange sounds coming from under the floor...
The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo (1935) as Guard
An expatriate Russian prince creates a scandal by winning big at the gambling tables.
The Florentine Dagger (1935) as
A playwright descended from the Borgias becomes a murder suspect.
The Secret of the Chateau (1934) as George
Inspector Marotte, attending an auction of rare collectible books previously ownded by the recently murdered M. Le Duc de Poisse, hopes he can catch his old nemesis Prahec, a murderer and book thief. More murders occur at the deceased's estate when it is learned that a rare first edition of the Gutenberg Bible is hidden on the premises. Among all the friends, relatives, and servants gathering at the estate, Marotte is finally able to reveal the identity of Prahec and apprehend the guilty.
Cracked Nuts (1931) as
Friendly idiots become rivals in a mythical kingdom''s revolution.

Cast (feature film)

Great Expectations (1989) as Mr Trabb

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