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Also Known As: Died: January 11, 1999
Born: November 9, 1909 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Bletchley, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Director (feature film)

Man from Atlantis, The (1977) as Director
A great tidal disturbance deep in the Pacific Ocean unearths the sole survivor of the fabled lost kingdom of Atlantis and washes him ashore. When the Atlantian is brought to the Oceanic Research Foundation in southern California and falls ill, Elizabeth Merrill, a doctor who names him Mark Harris, s
Night Train to Paris (1964) as Director
Former OSS officer Alan Holiday (Leslie Nielsen), now living in London, is visited on New Year's Eve by Catherine Carrel (Alizia Gur) who says she is a close friend of Jules Lemoine (Hugh Latimer) who served with Holiday during the war. Lemoine urgently requests that Holiday go to Paris on a secret mission. Lemoine visits and wants Alan to deliver a reel of tape which he gives him, and keeps a fake reel himself to deceive enemy agents. Lemoine is killed and the fake tape stolen. Holiday, poses as an assistant to photographer Louis Vernay (Andre Marrane), and they take three models along to further the ruse.

Cast (feature film)

Questor Tapes, The (1974) as Dr Michaels
An unsuccessful pilot by Gene ("Star Trek") Roddenberry about a sophisticated android looking for his true identity, hoping to locate his missing creator through the use of his computerized brain.
The Lawbreakers (1960)
Crime pays, at least for a while, for a vicious criminal gang.
Tarzan, the Ape Man (1959) as Col. James Parker
Tarzan swings to the rescue of his beloved Jane in this remake.
The Young Philadelphians (1959) as Morton Stearnes
A young lawyer from the wrong side of town tries to break into society.
Helen of Troy (1956) as Agamemnon
A shipwrecked prince's love for a married queen triggers war between Greece and Troy.
The Virgin Queen (1955) as Sir Christopher Hatton
Sir Walter Raleigh wins favor with the Queen in order to get financing for a proposed voyage to the New World.
The Scarlet Coat (1955) as Benedict Arnold
An American officer goes undercover to unmask a Revolutionary War traitor.
Good Morning, Miss Dove (1955) as John Porter
A devoted teacher sacrifices personal happiness to stay with her students.
Saskatchewan (1954) as Benton
O'Rourke and his Cree half brother Cajou are returning from a northern Canadian trapping trip when they encoutner a burned wagon train and sole surivor Grace. Naive Mountie commander Benton believes it to be a Cree attack. The Sioux from across the border are trying to force the Cree into being allies in their struggle with the U.S. seventh cavalry. O'Rourke must mutiny to save the men. He must also aid Grace, in whom Marshal Smith has both official and unprovoked amorous interests.
King Richard and the Crusaders (1954) as Sir Giles Amaury
King Richard''''s attempts to win back the Holy Lands are complicated by his love of a tempestuous Englishwoman.
Fair Wind to Java (1953) as Pulo Besar (also known as "Saint" Ebenezer)
The Dutch East Indies, at the end of the nineteenth century. An adventurous captain of an American merchant vessel is looking for a sunken Dutch vessel containing 10,000 precious diamonds. Unfortunately, he's not the only one and then there's also that volcano on the nearby island of Krakatau, waiting to explode in its historical, disastrous eruption...
The Desert Rats (1953) as General
A desperate band of Allied soldiers fights off the Nazis in North Africa.
Flight to Tangier (1953) as Danzar
At the Tangier airport, a group of people await the arrival of a mysterious plane from behind the Iron Curtain. The reception committee includes Susan, an American; Gil Walker, a free-booting pilot; Danzer, a black market operator; and Danzer's girlfriend, Nicki. The plane crashes and burns. No survivors are found, nor are any corpses. Soon the search begins for a missing courier worth $3 million.
At Sword's Point (1952) as Duke de Lavalle
The children of the Three Musketeers swing into action against a traitor.
The Prisoner of Zenda (1952) as Michael, Duke of Strelsau
An Englishman who resembles the king of a small European nation gets mixed up in palace intrigue when his look-alike is kidnapped.
Ivanhoe (1952) as Sir Hugh De Bracy
Sir Walter Scott's classic tale of the noble knight torn between his fair lady and a beautiful Jew.
Target Unknown (1951) as Col. Von Broeck
In 1944, an American bomber squadron is tense and discontented from too many missions over France. Luck runs out for Capt. Stevens and his crew; they must bail out and are promptly taken prisoner. Their wily German captors, sensing that they have valuable information unknown even to themselves, use every form of velvet-glove trickery to worm it out of them. Will Stevens discover the danger? If so, what can he do about it? The fate of 100 planes depends on the answer...
Thunder on the Hill (1951) as Dr. [Edward] Jeffreys
Convicted murderess Valerie Carns (Ann Blyth) is being transported to Norwich to be executed when a flood strands her and her guards at a convent hospital. Nurse Sister Mary (Claudette Colbert) becomes convinced of her innocence and sets out to find the real killer.
Kim (1951) as Colonel Creighton
Rudyard Kipling''''s classic tale of an orphaned boy who helps the British Army against Indian rebels.
Mystery Submarine (1950) as Commander [Eric] Von Molter
Posing as an ex-German medical officer, a U.S. Navy Intelligence Officer sets out to rescue a kidnapped scientist, and sink a Nazi submarine, hiding off the coast of South America.
Barricade (1950) as Aubrey Milburn
Two fugitives try to prove the head of a mining camp is a murderer.
Buccaneer's Girl (1950) as [Alexander] Narbonne
Robin Hood-like pirate Baptiste takes only the ships of rich but wicked trader Narbonne. Fun loving Debbie, a passenger from his latest prize, stows away on the pirate ship and falls for the pirate; later, having become a New Orleans entertainer, she meets his alter ego, who's engaged to the governor's daughter. Sea battles and land rescues follow in lighthearted style.
The Flame and the Arrow (1950) as Alessandro
Roman rebels fight against invading barbarians.
This Side of the Law (1950) as Philip Cagle
An unscrupulous lawyer hires a vagrant to impersonate a missing millionaire.
Spy Hunt (1950) as Stephen Paradou
Adventures of Don Juan (1949) as Duke de Lorca
The legendary lover saves his queen from treason.
The Lady Takes a Sailor (1949) as John Tyson
A woman is saved from drowning by a mysterious submarine, but nobody believes her.
Homicide (1949) as Lt. Michael "Mickey" Landers
Killers scare a murder witness into silence.
The Fountainhead (1949) as Ellsworth Toohey
An idealistic architect battles corrupt business interests and his love for a married woman.
The Decision of Christopher Blake (1948) as Ken Blake
A young man joins forces with a judge in an effort to reconcile his parents'''' broken marriage.
Over the Moon (1940) as Unknown man
A surprise inheritance breaks up a once-impoverished noblewoman and a doctor.
The Lion Has Wings (1940) as Briefing officer
Britishers of every class band together to repel the German Blitz.
The Challenge (1939) as Edward Whymper
Rival teams compete to be the first to climb the Matterhorn.

Editing (feature film)

Tortilla Soup (2001) as On-Line Editor (Complete Post/Digital Post-Production Provider)
Retired Mexican-American chef Martin Naranjo shares an L.A. home with his three gorgeous, but single, adult daughters. Though he long ago lost his ability to taste, Martin still lives to cook incredibly lavish dinners for his loved ones and to serve them in a family-style ritual at traditional sit-d

Visual Effects (feature film)

Mr. Payback (1995) as Additional Compositing (The Post Group)
Spoof about a man who takes action against some people that are annoying him. Audience determines what brand of justice the hero will mete out to offending villains.

Film Production - Construction/Set (feature film)

101 Dalmatians (1996) as Prop Dressing Crew
Cruella DeVil owns and runs the fashionable House DeVil, catering to her two passions: clothes and fur. But when her most talented and industrious designer, Anita, falls hopelessly in love and marries beau Roger, Cruella is threatened by the shift in loyalty. Paying a visit to the newlyweds'' home, her temper thaws when she finds that a litter of Dalmation puppies is due. Intent upon adding them to her growing collection, she brandishes her check book only to discover the pups are not for sale. However, Cruella doesn''t understand the word no, and she sends her hapless henchmen Jasper and Horace to steal what can''t be bought. As Cruella preens in readiness for her new finery, the entire canine kingdom is racing to rescue the pups.

Special Thanks (feature film)

Skipped Parts (2000) as Special Thanks
In 1963, Sam Callahan and his loud-mouthed mother, Lydia, are shipped off to a small backwater town in Wyoming by Lydia's patrician father, who wants them out of sight. Lydia is a perpetually misbehaving mom and Sam is a quick-witted observer of a world that seems to run on dark secrets and strange
Psycho Beach Party (2000) as Special Thanks
It's 1962 and Florence Forest is sweet sixteen and never been kissed. She lives with her mother, Mrs. Forest and a Swedish exchange student named Lars. At the local drive-in, Florence and her friend actually watch the film, while Starcat, heartthrob of the surfer set, flirts with perky babe Marvel A

Cast (special)

Tarzan the Ape Man (1968) as Colonel Parker
When they are put ashore by a mutinous crew of the ship on which they are traveling, John and Alice Graystoke make Africa their home when they are unable to escape. One year later, a son is born to them. Soon after their hut is attacked by a tribe of Bull Apes. John and Alice are killed and their
Barretts of Wimpole Street, The (1955) as Robert Browning
A television adaptation of the 1930 play by Rudolf Besier. The story of the meeting, courtship, and marriage of poets Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning. (The title refers to Elizabeth's home on Wimpole Street in London.)

Cinematography (special)

All Star Word from Our Sponsor, An (1995) as Videotape Editor
Third special looking at jingles, animal commercials, amusing ads from around the world, and celebrities who got their start doing commercials (Sharon Stone, Matt LeBlanc, Bruce Willis, John Travolta).
1994 American Music Awards (1994) as Videotape Editor
Presentation of the 21st annual American Music Awards.

Editing (special)

Gloria Estefan, Caribbean Soul: The Atlantis Concert (2000) as Editor
Concert special featuring Gloria Estefan performing from the Atlantis, Paradise Island in the Bahamas.
All-New Return of TV Censored Bloopers (1994) as Editor
A new edition of television bloopers and outtakes.
Cher... At the Mirage (1991) as Editor
A special featuring Cher in concert at the Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. Based on Cher's "Heart of Stone" tour.

Cast (special)

Flash Gordon: The Greatest Adventure of All (1983) as Voice Of Prince Barin
The pilot film for the series "Flash Gordon." The pilot film precedes the series in story chronology: In 1939 in Warsaw, Poland, Olympic gold medalist Flash Gordon receives a cryptic one word message -- "Mongo" -- from a dying scientist with instructions to seek out Dr. Hans Zarkov, a brilliant sci

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