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Orson Welles

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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. Gold Lust (1995) as Presenter.
26. Last Sailors, The (1995) as Presenter.
27. Orson Welles: The One-Man Band (1995) as Himself.
30. Orson Welles' Don Quixote (1992) as Narration.
31. Orson Welles' Don Quixote (1992) as American Director.
32. Hollywood Mavericks (1990) as Himself.
33. 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. Treasure Island (1972) as Long John Silver.
55. Man Who Came to Dinner, The (1972) as Sheridan Whiteside.
56. Get to Know Your Rabbit (1972) as Mr. Delasandro .
58. Necromancy (1972) as Mr. Cato .
59. Directed by John Ford (1971) as Narrator .
60. Waterloo (1971) as [King] Louis XVIII .
61. The Battle of Neretva (1971) as [Chetnik] Senator .
62. The Kremlin Letter (1970) as Bresnavitch .
63. Start the Revolution Without Me (1970) as Narrator .
64. Catch-22 (1970) as General Dreedle .
65. The Immortal Story (1969) as Mr. Clay/narrator .
66. The Southern Star (1969) as Plankett .
67. House of Cards (1969) as Charles Leschenhaut .
68. Oedipus the King (1968) as Tiresias .
69. I'll Never Forget What's 'Is Name (1968) as Jonathan Lute .
70. The Sailor From Gibraltar (1967) as Louis of Mozambique .
71. Casino Royale (1967) as Le Chiffre .
72. A King's Story (1967) as Narrator .
73. A Man for All Seasons (1966) as Cardinal Wolsey .
74. Is Paris Burning? (1966) as Consul Raoul Nordling .
75. Marco the Magnificent (1966) as Ackermann .
76. Chimes at Midnight (1965) as Sir John [Jack] Falstaff .
77. The Finest Hours (1964) as Narrator .
78. Lafayette (1963) as Benjamin Franklin .
79. The Trial (1963) as Hastler .
80. The V.I.P.s (1963) as Max Buda .
81. The Tartars (1962) as Burandai .
82. RoGoPag (1962) as Director ("La Ricotta").
83. David and Goliath (1961) as King Saul .
84. King of Kings (1961) as Narrator .
85. Ferry to Hong Kong (1961) as Capt. Cecil Hart .
86. Crack in the Mirror (1960) as Hagolin/Lamorciere .
87. Compulsion (1959) as Jonathan Wilk .
88. Austerlitz (1959) as Robert Fulton.
89. Touch of Evil (1958) as Hank Quinlan .
90. The Roots of Heaven (1958) as Cy Sedgewick .
91. The Long, Hot Summer (1958) as Will Varner.
92. South Seas Adventure (1958) as [Narration] Told by .
93. The Vikings (1958) as Narrator .
94. Man in the Shadow (1957) as Virgil Renchler .
95. Moby Dick (1956) as Father Mapple .
96. Mr. Arkadin (1955) as Gregory Arkadin .
97. Napoleon (1955) as Hudson Lowe.
98. Three Cases of Murder (1955) as Lord Mountdrago .
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. Black Magic (1949) as [Count] Cagliostro [also known as Joseph Balsamo] .
106. The Third Man (1949) as Harry Lime .
107. Prince of Foxes (1949) as Cesare Borgia .
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. Follow the Boys (1944) as .
113. Jane Eyre (1944) as Edward Rochester .
114. Journey into Fear (1942) as Colonel Haki .
115. The Magnificent Ambersons (1942) as Narrator.
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. The Magnificent Ambersons (1942) as Screenwriter.
133. Journey into Fear (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. The Magnificent Ambersons (1942) as Producer.
142. Journey into Fear (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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