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Cast (feature film)

Life Stinks (1991) as Dodd
A callous billionaire makes a bet that turns his super luxurious lifestyle upsidedown.
Far Out Man (1990) as Driver
A hippy from the 1960s comes out of hiding and finds his long-lost family.
Campus Man (1987) as Professor Jarman
When Todd Barrett needs more money to be able to stay in college, he comes up with what seems like a great idea - the first all male sports calendar. In order to finance his plan, Todd gets some cash from loan shark Cactus Jack. Todd produces the calendar and makes enough to pay for all he needs is enough to pay back Cactus Jack.
Abducted (1986)
Murder: By Reason Of Insanity (1985) as Salesman
A mentally deranged, former engineer behaves violently toward his wife and two children. As a result of this case, more stringent regulations concerning mental patients were created in New York State. Based on a newspaper article.
Krull (1983) as Emerald Seer
A young prince must capture a five-bladed sword in order to save his princess and their planets from a terrible monster and his troops.
My Favorite Year (1982) as Cubby Brown
A flamboyant star throws a TV comedy show into chaos.
From a Far Country: Pope John Paul II (1981) as Priest
This British/Polish TV co-production, "presented by Lord Grade," traced the life of Karol Wojtyla from his boyhood in Poland to the Vatican, although the nominal stars are New Zealand actor Sam Neill and English actor Christopher Cazenove as two of his friends from the early years. Wojtyla is portra
39 Steps, The (1978) as Lord Belthane
On vacation in England, Richard Hannay comes into possession of information regarding a Prussian plot to start World War I. After a spy is murdered, Hannay is blamed by police and by spies who will do anything to get the plans back. Meanwhile, Hannay must also stop a group of terrorists who plan to
Maneaters Are Loose (1978) as George Leppard
Terror stalks a small California community when a broke and depressed animal owner and trainer is forced to abandon his tigers and let them fend for themselves in the nearby wilderness.
Grayeagle (1978) as Lum Stroud
John Colter has devoted his life to tracking down Grayeagle, the Cheyenne brave who kidnapped his daughter. But eventually he learns that there was an honorable idea behind her abduction.
Norseman, The (1978) as Norseman
A Viking prince sails to America in an attempt to rescue his father who is held captive by the native Indians.
Story of Tutankhamun, A (1973) as Grandfather
The Pied Piper (1972) as Chancellor
Man who Haunted Himself, The (1970) as Sir Charles Freeman
While driving one evening, Harold Pelham appears possessed and has a car accident. While on the operating table, there even appears to be two heartbeats on the monitor. When he awakes, Pelham finds his life has been turned upside-down: he learns that he now supports a merger that he once opposed, and that he apparently is having an affair. People claim they have seen him in places that he has never been. Does Pelham have a doppelganger - or is he going insane?
Cromwell (1970) as Bishop Juxon
A Puritan leader sparks a revolution in 17th century England.
Subterfuge (1968) as Heiner
A young wife is becoming very distraught over the fact that her husband, a secret service "spy" for England, has changed his mind about transferring away so that he can spend more time with her and their young son. He has grown cold and distant towards her; she thinks it 's because of the secretiveness of his work. Meanwhile, an American spy comes to England and is induced to help the British "team" with an undercover spy ring. When this spy ring is over turned the "bugs" that crawl out from under its rock shocks everyone!
Attack on the Iron Coast (1968) as Cansley
Canadian commandos take on a Nazi post on the coast of France.
Rasputin--The Mad Monk (1966) as The Abbott
A Russian monk claiming healing powers insinuates himself into Russia's royal family.
Walk in the Shadow (1966) as Marshal
Johnny Nobody (1965) as Judge
When the atheistic ranting of Irish-American author James Mulcahy upsets the inhabitants of the Irish village to which he has retired, a mob threatens him. But moments after he has dared God to strike him dead, a stranger appears and does so. The man, dubbed "Johnny Nobody" by the press, claims no knowledge of Mulcahy or even of himself. He asks the help of the village priest, Father Carey, in his upcoming trial for Mulcahy's murder. While the amnesiac Johnny goes to trial, Father Carey mulls questions of belief raised by the case. And then, the good father learns a little more about Johnny Nobody...
Young and Willing (1964) as Publican
Nightmare (1964) as Doctor
Janet is a young student at a private school; her nights are troubled by horrible dreams in which she sees her mother, who is in fact locked in an insane asylum, haunting her. Expelled because of her persistent nightmares, Janet is sent home where the nightmares continue.
Operation Bullshine (1963) as Brigadier
The Playboy of the Western World (1963) as Philly Cullen
She Didn't Say No! (1962) as The Inspector
The Quare Fellow (1962) as Carroll
A prison warden finds his belief in capital punishment tested.
Lisa (1962) as Agriculture officer
A Dutch Jewish who has survived the horror of Auschwitz seeks the aid of a police inspector to leave Holland for Israel.
The Mark (1961) as 1st officer
A reformed child abuser fights the stigma of his past when he falls for a single mother.
Make Mine a Double (1961) as Squadron Leader Grant
A WWII British secret agent has a desperate mission in occupied France. An airman who is his double is enlisted in the scheme with the intention of confusing the enemy, but everyone gets confused.
Follow That Horse! (1961) as Major Turner
Konga (1961) as Commissioner Garland
A mad scientist tests his growth serum on an ape.
Portrait of a Sinner (1961) as Dr. Thompson
Francis of Assisi (1961) as Canon Cattanei
The story of a lusty, fighting young adventurer who exchanged his sword for a cross.
Circle of Deception (1961) as Major Taylor
British intelligence decides to mislead the Nazis by having an agent feed them misinformation (unbeknownst to him) after being tortured.
Bobbikins (1960) as Admiral
Nowhere to Go (1959) as Dodds II
A burglar on the run holes up with an innocent English girl.
Room at the Top (1959) as Mayor
A young accountant claws his way to the top in the boardroom and the bedroom.
The Revenge of Frankenstein (1958) as Bergman
After escaping execution, a mad scientist moves his experiments to a German hospital.
The Safecracker (1958) as Inspector Owing
A reformed burglar calls on his criminal skills to aid the war effort.
Dunkirk (1958) as Staff colonel
True story of the Allied evacuation of occupied France at the start of World War II.
Behind The Mask (1958) as Colonel Langley
The rivalry between two surgeons threatens their patients.
The Secret Place (1957) as Mr Christian
A criminal plots a diamond robbery in post-war London.
The Long Haul (1957) as Doctor
A veteran is lured into crime by his boss''s sultry mistress.
The Man In The Road (1957)
A scientist fights to evade Communist agents out to get his new formula.
Track the Man Down (1956) as "Smiling" Sam
The Man Who Never Was (1956) as Bank manager
British Intelligence during World War II is trying to get the German High Command to shift it's forces away from Italy prior to the invasion. To create the illusion of a plan for England to invade Greece a dead body is to be procured, allowed to be found with secret papers on him by Spanish authorities who will send the papers on to the Germans, or that's the plan. First they have to find a body that will look drowned, and create an identity for him that will pass the examination of the German agent who is sure to check him out. Based on a true story.
The Warriors (1955) as Gurd
The "Black Prince" of England remains in France to guard the lands taken by his predecessor-father.
Divided Heart, The (1955)
After losing his family to concentration camps during World War II, a Yugoslav boy is adopted and raised by a German couple, until years later his biological mother, having survived the atrocities, arrives to claim him.
Uncle Willie's Bicycle Shop (1954) as Uncle James

Cinematography (feature film)

Evictors, The (1979) as Camera Assistant
A young couple just being married rents a house in a village in Louisiana. But they are not welcome because the inhabitants of the village look at them with distrust - in the house they rented were happening strange things in the past...

Music (feature film)

House on Skull Mountain, The (1974) as Songs
A family is gathered at the estate of a relative who was a voodoo priestess for the reading of her will. While they are there, the butler of the deceased woman uses voodoo to murder them, one by one.

Film Production - Lighting/Electrical (feature film)

Twin Town (1997) as Electrician (2nd Unit)
A dark comedy which revolves around the antics of a family who live in a trailer and are known around town as "coming from the wrong side of the tracks." The two semi-disturbed brothers Julien and Jeremy, are the "twins" who reek havoc in town with reckless abandon--and the townfolk begin to realize

Cast (special)

Tale of Beatrix Potter, The (1984) as Cannon Rawnsley
A two-part drama that tells the story of Beatrix Potter, the children's book author whose most famous story, "Peter Rabbit," has been entertaining young people for generations. The drama relates how Beatrix, born in London in 1866 and raised by rigid Victorian standards, came to write her illustrate
Dear Teacher (1981) as Vernon Thorpe
The story of Annie Cooper, a sixth grade grammar school teacher. Annie becomes the target of a scandal when she dates the father of one of her students and rumors begin to emerge.
Country Matters I (1975)
An anthology of dramas linked together by their setting in the English countryside. A "Masterpiece Theatre" presentation.
Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club, The (1973)
A series featuring the further adventures of Dorothy Sayers' fictional detective, Lord Peter Wimsey.
Moonstone, The (1972)
An adaptation of Wilkie Collins' novel, "The Moonstone." Mystery and intrigue arise when a young woman inherits a large diamond that had once been set in the forehead of an image of the Indian moon-god.
Vanity Fair (1972) as Sir Pitt Crawley

Film Production - Lighting/Electrical (special)

Far From the Madding Crowd (1998) as Electrician
Two-part drama based on Thomas Hardy's tale of passion and betrayal set in the 19th century. Bathsheba Everdene is a beautiful and capricious young woman with a fiercely independent spirit who is much admired by the men in her village. Battling for her love are the loyal and independent Gabriel Oak,

Cast (TV Mini-Series)


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