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Roland Culver

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Also Known As: Died: February 29, 1984
Born: August 31, 1900 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Britannia Hospital (1983) as General Wetherby
Hunchback of Notre Dame, The (1982) as Bishop Of Paris
Sumptuous fourteenth film version of the Victor Hugo classic with Anthony Hopkins' Quasimodo earning him an Emmy Award nomination as Outstanding Actor. Trivia buffs will note that this film's two stars -- Hopkins and Derek Jacobi, as Dom Claude Frollo, were TV's most famous Hitlers. Robert Powell, w
Missionary, The (1981) as Lord Fermleigh
Rough Cut (1980) as Mr Lloyd Palmer
Greek Tycoon, The (1978) as Robert Keith
This lavish drama focuses on the jet-set's continual struggle for love and power. The world's richest shipping magnate romances the widow of a United States President.
No Longer Alone (1978) as A E Matthews
The life of British actress Joan Winmill is depicted. In flashbacks, Winmill's unhappy childhood, and the deaths of her mother and a cousin are recalled, as well as her affair with Robert Kennedy, and her suicidal tendencies stemming from her depression. The film shifts to the present when the actre
Uncanny, The (1977) as Wallace--The Lawyer ("London 1912")
Wilbur Gray, a horror writer, has stumbled upon a terrible secret, that cats are supernatural creatures who really call the shots. In a desperate attempt to get others to believe him, Wilbur spews three tales of feline horror.
Nelson Affair, The (1973) as Lord Barham
Young George Matcham visits his uncle Lord Nelson and the vulgar Lady Hamilton. With the clear eyes of youth, he measures Nelson's stature and notes his feet of clay. And yet, Nelson is a hero, a great man. How can this be resolved? Meanwhile, the combined French and Spanish fleet puts out to sea....
The Legend of Hell House (1973) as Rudolph Deutsch
Scientists and psychics team to crack the secrets of a murderously haunted house.
The Mackintosh Man (1973)
A British agent goes undercover as a jewel thief to nab a Communist spy.
Fragment of Fear (1971) as Mr. Vellacot
Former junkie turned author David Hemmings investigates the murder of his aunt in Pompeii where he succumbs to paranoid hallucinations
In Search of Gregory (1970) as Wardle
An heiress becomes obsessed with a mystery man she meets at her father''''s wedding.
A Man Could Get Killed (1966) as Dr. Mathieson
An American businessman visiting Lisbon gets mistaken for a British secret agent who stole some diamonds. As a result, he has everybody in Lisbon after him.
The Yellow Rolls-Royce (1965) as Norwood
A classic car changes the lives of three sets of owners.
Thunderball (1965) as Foreign secretary
James Bond hunts for stolen nuclear warheads in the Bahamas.
The Swingin' Maiden (1963) as Lord Upshott
An American airline firm plan to buy a new British passenger plane, but the deal hits trouble when the plane's designer Jack Hopkins and Kathy Fisher the daughter of the Airline owner, take an instant dislike to each other, after crashing into each other in a quiet country lane. With each blaming the other for the accident, the arrangement looks in trouble, unless nature takes a hand.
A Pair of Briefs (1963) as Sir John Pilbright
A recently-qualified barrister is annoyed when he finds his firm is taking on the boss's niece. The two youngsters soon find themselves in court on opposite sides in a case on the restitution of conjugal rights where both plaintiff and defendant seem to have things to hide. The irascible and rather fearsome judge has little time for the goings-on, least of all the way the two young lawyers seem rather too keen to squabble with each other.
Term of Trial (1962) as Trowman
A schoolgirl obsessed with her teacher accuses him of molesting her.
Vicious Circle, The (1959) as Detective Inspector Dane
Mad Little Island (1958) as Captain Waggett
Scotland Yard Dragnet (1958) as Dr Francis Pelham
The Truth About Women (1958) as Charles Tavistock
An aging nobleman shocks his son-in-law with his romantic reminiscences.
Bonjour Tristesse (1958) as Mr. Lombard
A jealous teenage girl plots to end her father's engagement.
An Alligator Named Daisy (1957) as Colonel Weston
Confusion over an alligator suitcase results in an aspiring songwriter''''s getting stuck with somebody''''s pet alligator.
Safari (1956) as Sir Vincent Brampton
While leading a wealthy couple on safari, a hunter tries to avenge his son''''s murder.
The Ship That Died Of Shame (1956) as Fordyce
World War II veterans buy the ship they once served on and turn it into a smuggling boat.
Teckman Mystery, The (1955) as Insopector Harris
Touch and Go (1955) as Fairbright
Man Who Loved Redheads, The (1954) as Oscar
The honourable Mark St. Neots is playing with some 'chums' when he meets and is bowled over by Sylvia. As he grows older he retains his image of this beautiful young girl with the red hair. Through a chance meeting, he can pursue his career in the diplomatic corps as well as the young ladies he meets. A charming comedy with a sting in the tail.
Betrayed (1954) as Gen. Warsleigh
During World War II, a U.S. officer falls for a Resistance fighter suspected of being an enemy spy.
Shoot First (1953) as Randall
American officer in England confronts spies and accusations of murder.
The Holly and the Ivy (1952) as Lord B
Encore (1952) as George Ramsey
Three stories by W. Somerset Maugham reveal the strangeness of the human character.
The Hour of 13 (1952) as Connor
A gentleman thief in Victorian England tries to reform and do one good deed.
The Magic Box (1951)
A successful photographer becomes obsessed with inventing a motion picture projector.
Trio (1950) as Ashenden
W. Somerset Maugham introduces three more of his stories about human foibles.
The Great Lover (1949) as Grand Duke Maximilian
The French Surete and private eye Higgins are after a killer who uses innocent young Americans in a crooked gambling racket, and who sets sail on an ocean liner that also carries inept scoutmaster Freddie Hunter and his troop of boys. Freddie, who's been a "boy scout" too long, has designs on gorgeous Duchess Alexandria. The boys, far better organized than Freddie, are determined to save him from himself. But who will save Freddie from being the killer's next victim?
The Emperor Waltz (1948) as Baron Holenia
Traveling Salesman Virgil Smith wants to sell his Grammophones in pre-WWI Austria. To enhance this, he especially wants to sell one to Emperor Franz Joseph, but at first the Austrian palace guards think he is carrying a bomb. He meets the Countess Johanna von Stolzenberg-Stolzenberg and after the usual misunderstandings, falls in love with her, this is especially assisted by his dog Buttons. But the relation between a Countess and an ordinary U.S. citizen cannot work in Austria, that is the Emperor's opinion. Is he wrong?
Isn't It Romantic (1948) as Major Euclid Cameron
Singapore (1947) as Michael Van Leyden
After the war, Matt Gordon returns to Singapore to retrieve a fortune in smuggled pearls. Arrived, he reminisces in flashback about his prewar fiancée, alluring Linda, and her disappearance during the Japanese attack. But now Linda resurfaces...with amnesia and married to rich planter Van Leyden. Meanwhile, sinister fence Mauribus schemes to get Matt's pearls.
Down to Earth (1947) as Mr. Jordan
The goddess of the dance comes to Earth to take over a musical lampooning the gods.
To Each His Own (1946) as Lord Desham
A single mother gives up her son, then fights to remain a part of his life.
Dead of Night (1945) as Eliot Foley
Guests at a country estate share stories of the supernatural.
Vacation from Marriage (1945) as Richard
After World War II service changes them, a married couple dread their postwar reunion.
Give Us the Moon (1944) as Ferdinand
Set just after the end of WWII (but filmed in the middle of it) in a time of general euphoria at having won the war, with full employment and general happiness for all (or nearly all). Peter, the young wastrel son of a hard working hotel owner doesn't like the idea of having to work for a living. He discovers a society of "White Elephants" who are quite willing to be poor as long as they don't have to work. They are protected and guided by Nina (Margaret Lockwood) and her precocious sister Heidi ('Jean Simmons' .
Dear Octopus (1943) as Felix Martin
The First of the Few (1942) as Commander Bride
An aircraft designer struggles to create a new kind of fighter plane to take on the Nazis.
One Of Our Aircraft Is Missing (1941) as Naval Officer
When the Nazis shoot down a British bomber, its crew seeks help from the Dutch underground.
The Girl in the News (1941) as Police inspector
Nurse Anne Graham is controversially - but rightly - acquitted of murder after her elderly patient dies in suspicious circumstances. Changing her name she gets a position nursing wheelchair-bound Edward Bentley, little suspecting that his wife and the butler are lovers setting Anne up so that when Bentley is found dead it looks like a repeat of the earlier case.
French Without Tears (1940) as The Commander [Bill Rogers]
Night Train (1940) as Roberts
A British agent masquerades as a Nazi officer to protect an inventor and his daughter.
The Gaiety Girls (1938) as Paul Duval
Accused (1937) as Henry Coppelle, Yvette's husband
Oh, What a Night! (1935) as Marmaduke
C.O.D. (1932)
When Frances discovers her stepfather dead in the library, she pays Peter Craven to help her hide the body. When the body is discovered, Frances is suspected of murder but Craven decides to find the real killer.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Word, The (1978) as Dr Jeffries
Intrigue surrounding the discovery and publication of a controversial document that appears to be a long-lost ancient eyewitness account of the life of Christ, with David Janssen playing a public relations executive hired to promote this new version of the Bible. International film beauty Florinda B

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