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Orson Welles

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Macbeth (Olive... Something wicked this way comes in Orson Welles' cinematic retelling of William... more info $24.95was $34.95 Buy Now

MacBeth ... Orson Welles dark and moody screen version of the classic William Shakespeare... more info $21.95was $29.95 Buy Now

Citizen Kane... 1940. Alone at his fantastic estate known as Xanadu, 70-year-old Charles Foster... more info $10.95was $14.98 Buy Now

Citizen Kane ... ULTIMATE COLLECTOR'S EDITION. Orson Welles' masterwork (#1 in the American Film... more info $40.95was $49.98 Buy Now

Tomorrow Is... Claudette Colbert, Orson Welles, George Brent and Natalie Wood star in this... more info $11.45was $19.95 Buy Now

The Tartars ... Blood will beget blood. Viking chief Oleg (Victor Mature) slays a leader of the... more info $14.36was $17.99 Buy Now

Also Known As: Died: October 9, 1985
Born: May 6, 1915 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY

Director (feature film)

1. Orson Welles' Don Quixote (1992) as Director.
2. Filming "Othello" (1987) as Director.
3. Fake? (1974)
4. F for Fake (1973) as Director.
5. Other Side of the Wind, The (1972) as Director.
6. The Immortal Story (1969) as Director.
7. Chimes at Midnight (1965) as Director.
8. The Trial (1963) as Director.
9. Touch of Evil (1958) as Director.
10. Mr. Arkadin (1955) as Director.
11. Othello (1952) as Director.
12. Othello (1952) as Director.
13. Macbeth (1948) as Director.
14. The Lady from Shanghai (1948) as Director.
15. The Stranger (1946) as Director.
16. The Magnificent Ambersons (1942) as Director.
17. Citizen Kane (1941) as Director.
19. Hearts of Age, The (1934) as Director.

Cast (feature film)

23. Last Sailors, The (1995) as Narration.
24. Gold Lust (1995) as Narration.
25. Last Sailors, The (1995) as Presenter.
27. Orson Welles: The One-Man Band (1995) as Himself.
28. Gold Lust (1995) as Presenter.
30. Orson Welles' Don Quixote (1992) as Narration.
31. Orson Welles' Don Quixote (1992) as American Director.
32. Hollywood Mavericks (1990) as Himself.
34. Hot Money (1989)
35. Filming "Othello" (1987) as Himself.
36. Transformers - The Movie (1986) as Voice Of Planet Unicron.
37. Almonds and Raisins (1985) as Narration.
38. Slapstick Of Another Kind (1984) as Voice Of Alien Father.
39. Where Is Parsifal? (1984) as Klingsor.
40. In Our Hands (1983) as Himself.
41. Orson Welles a la Cinematheque (1982) as Himself.
42. Man Who Saw Tomorrow, The (1981) as Narration.
43. Genocide (1981) as Narration.
44. History of the World Part I (1981) as Narration.
45. Butterfly (1981) as Judge Ranch.
46. Muppet Movie, The (1979) as Lord Lew.
47. Late Great Planet Earth, The (1978) as Narration.
48. Rime of the Ancient Mariner (1977) as Narration.
49. It Happened One Christmas (1977) as Henry F Potter.
50. Challenge, The (1976) as Narration (On-Camera).
51. Voyage Of The Damned (1976) as Jose Estedes--Cuban Industrialist.
52. Ten Little Indians (1975) as Voice On Tape Recorder.
53. F for Fake (1973)
54. Necromancy (1972) as Mr. Cato .
56. Man Who Came to Dinner, The (1972) as Sheridan Whiteside.
57. Get to Know Your Rabbit (1972) as Mr. Delasandro .
58. Treasure Island (1972) as Long John Silver.
59. Waterloo (1971) as [King] Louis XVIII .
60. The Battle of Neretva (1971) as [Chetnik] Senator .
61. Directed by John Ford (1971) as Narrator .
62. The Kremlin Letter (1970) as Bresnavitch .
63. Catch-22 (1970) as General Dreedle .
64. Start the Revolution Without Me (1970) as Narrator .
65. House of Cards (1969) as Charles Leschenhaut .
66. The Immortal Story (1969) as Mr. Clay/narrator .
67. The Southern Star (1969) as Plankett .
68. I'll Never Forget What's 'Is Name (1968) as Jonathan Lute .
69. Oedipus the King (1968) as Tiresias .
70. A King's Story (1967) as Narrator .
71. The Sailor From Gibraltar (1967) as Louis of Mozambique .
72. Casino Royale (1967) as Le Chiffre .
73. Is Paris Burning? (1966) as Consul Raoul Nordling .
74. Marco the Magnificent (1966) as Ackermann .
75. A Man for All Seasons (1966) as Cardinal Wolsey .
76. Chimes at Midnight (1965) as Sir John [Jack] Falstaff .
77. The Finest Hours (1964) as Narrator .
78. The Trial (1963) as Hastler .
79. The V.I.P.s (1963) as Max Buda .
80. Lafayette (1963) as Benjamin Franklin .
81. RoGoPag (1962) as Director ("La Ricotta").
82. The Tartars (1962) as Burandai .
83. David and Goliath (1961) as King Saul .
84. Ferry to Hong Kong (1961) as Capt. Cecil Hart .
85. King of Kings (1961) as Narrator .
86. Crack in the Mirror (1960) as Hagolin/Lamorciere .
87. Compulsion (1959) as Jonathan Wilk .
88. Austerlitz (1959) as Robert Fulton.
89. South Seas Adventure (1958) as [Narration] Told by .
90. The Long, Hot Summer (1958) as Will Varner.
91. The Vikings (1958) as Narrator .
92. Touch of Evil (1958) as Hank Quinlan .
93. The Roots of Heaven (1958) as Cy Sedgewick .
94. Man in the Shadow (1957) as Virgil Renchler .
95. Moby Dick (1956) as Father Mapple .
96. Mr. Arkadin (1955) as Gregory Arkadin .
97. Three Cases of Murder (1955) as Lord Mountdrago .
98. Napoleon (1955) as Hudson Lowe.
99. Trouble in the Glen (1954) as Sanin Cejadory Mengues .
100. Royal Affairs in Versailles (1954) as Benjamin Franklin.
101. Trent's Last Case (1953) as Sigsbee Manderson .
102. Othello (1952) as Othello.
103. Othello (1952) as Othello .
104. The Black Rose (1950) as Bayan .
105. Prince of Foxes (1949) as Cesare Borgia .
106. Black Magic (1949) as [Count] Cagliostro [also known as Joseph Balsamo] .
107. The Third Man (1949) as Harry Lime .
108. Macbeth (1948) as Macbeth .
109. The Lady from Shanghai (1948) as Michael O'Hara .
110. The Stranger (1946) as Franz Kindler, also known as Professor Charles Rankin .
111. Tomorrow Is Forever (1946) as John Andrew MacDonald, later known as Erich Kessler .
112. Jane Eyre (1944) as Edward Rochester .
113. Follow the Boys (1944) as .
114. The Magnificent Ambersons (1942) as Narrator.
115. Journey into Fear (1942) as Colonel Haki .
116. Citizen Kane (1941) as [Charles Foster] Kane .
117. Swiss Family Robinson (1940) as Narrator .
118. Hearts of Age, The (1934)

Writer (feature film)

119. Big Brass Ring, The (1999) as From Original Screenplay.
120. Orson Welles' Don Quixote (1992) as Screenplay (Original Shoot).
121. F for Fake (1973) as Screenwriter.
122. Treasure Island (1972) as Screenwriter.
123. The Immortal Story (1969) as Screenwriter.
124. Chimes at Midnight (1965) as Screenwriter.
125. Touch of Evil (1958) as Screenwriter.
126. Mr. Arkadin (1955) as Screenwriter.
127. Othello (1952) as Adaptation.
128. Othello (1952) as Screenwriter.
129. The Lady from Shanghai (1948) as Screenwriter.
130. Macbeth (1948) as Adaptation.
131. Monsieur Verdoux (1947) as Based on an idea by.
132. Journey into Fear (1942) as Screenwriter.
133. The Magnificent Ambersons (1942) as Screenwriter.
134. Citizen Kane (1941) as Orig scr.
135. Too Much Johnson (1938)

Producer (feature film)

136. Othello (1952) as Producer.
137. Othello (1952) as Producer.
138. Macbeth (1948) as Producer.
139. The Lady from Shanghai (1948) as Producer.
140. Jane Eyre (1944) as Associate Producer.
141. Journey into Fear (1942) as Producer.
142. The Magnificent Ambersons (1942) as Producer.
143. Citizen Kane (1941) as Producer.

Art Director (feature film)

144. Mr. Arkadin (1955) as Art Director.

Costume-Wardrobe (feature film)

145. Chimes at Midnight (1965) as Costume Design.
146. Mr. Arkadin (1955) as Costumes.

Production Companies (feature film)

147. Citizen Kane (1941) as Company.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

148. F for Fake (1973) as Additional Photography.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

149. Spaced Invaders (1990)
150. Spaced Invaders (1990)
151. Marlene (1984)
152. Marlene (1984)
153. F for Fake (1973)
154. F for Fake (1973)

Director (special)

155. Fountain of Youth (1958) as Director.

Cast (special)

158. Battle Over Citizen Kane, The (1996) as (Voiceover).
161. Dean Martin Celebrity Roast, The (1984) as Guest.
162. Dean Martin Celebrity Roast, The (1984) as Guest.
165. Magic With the Stars (1982) as Host.
167. Doug Henning's World of Magic (1982) as Guest.
170. First 50 Years, The (1976) as Narration.
171. Rikki-Tikki-Tavi (1975) as Voice Of Rikki-Tikki-Tavi.
172. Rikki-Tikki-Tavi (1975) as Narration.
174. Directed By John Ford (1971) as Narration.
175. Fountain of Youth (1958) as Narration.
176. Fountain of Youth (1958) as Dr Humphrey Baxter.
177. Twentieth Century (1956) as Oscar Jaffe.

Writer (special)

178. First 50 Years, The (1976) as Writer.
179. Fountain of Youth (1958) as Writer.

Producer (special)

180. Magic With the Stars (1982) as Segment Producer (Light Box Illusion).
181. Fountain of Youth (1958) as Producer.

Music (special)

182. Fountain of Youth (1958) as Music Director.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

183. Shogun (1980) as Narration.
184. Woman Called Moses, A (1978) as Narration.

Writer (TV Mini-Series)

185. Magnificent Ambersons, The (2002) as From Screenplay ("The Magnificent Ambersons").
186. Magnificent Ambersons, The (2002) as Screenwriter.

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