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Michael Gough

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Also Known As: Died: March 17, 2011
Born: November 23, 1916 Cause of Death:
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Cast (feature film)

Alice in Wonderland (2010)
Alice, now 19, returns to the whimsical world she encountered as a young girl, reuniting with her old friends to find her true destiny and end the Red Queen's reign of terror.
Tim Burton's Corpse Bride (2005) as Voice Of Elder Gutknecht
Set in a 19th century European village, young Victor is whisked away to the underworld and wed to a mysterious Corpse Bride, while his real bride, Victoria, waits bereft in the land of the living. Though life in the Land of the Dead proves to be a lot more colorful than his strict Victorian upbringi
Tim Burton's Corpse Bride (2005)
Set in a 19th century European village, young Victor is whisked away to the underworld and wed to a mysterious Corpse Bride, while his real bride, Victoria, waits bereft in the land of the living. Though life in the Land of the Dead proves to be a lot more colorful than his strict Victorian upbringi
St. Ives (2001) as The Count
A swashbuckling adventure set during the Napoleonic War. It centers on the capture of a soldier, St. Ives, who is taken to prison in Scotland, where he falls in love with Flora, a young woman who along with her aunt regularly visit the prison warden. With her help he unravels his family past and aft
Cherry Orchard, The (1999) as Feers
Set in Russia at the turn of the century, a story chronicling a noblewoman's return to her family estate after a five-year absence. There she finds the family fortune has dwindled to practically nothing, and she and her brother are faced with the difficult choice of selling the family's treasured ch
Sleepy Hollow (1999) as Notary Hardenbrook
Ichabod Crane, a discredited professor is exiled to Sleepy Hollow because of his outrageous theories. Once there he learns of a local myth and uncovers a headless horseman, who has killed four people in search of a suitable replacement for his own missing head.
Village Affair, A (1997)
Alice and Martin are a middle class couple who move to a dream house in a small country village. Martin takes a fancy to Clodagh, the daughter of their neighbors, but Clodagh is only interested in Alice. While Clodagh is wild and confident, Alice is shy, putting her family's needs before her own. Bu
Batman & Robin (1997) as Alfred Pennyworth
The caped crusader and his cohort Robin battle the villainous Mr. Freeze.
Haunting of Helen Walker, The (1995) as Barnaby
A prim governess finds herself looking after two children who are haunted by the spirits of their dead valet and nanny.
Batman Forever (1995) as Alfred The Butler
The caped crusader enlists a junior partner to fight Two-Face and The Riddler.
Nostradamus (1994) as Jean De Remy
Drama about Michel de Nostradame, a remarkably modern man born into the dark and unforgiving world of 16th century Europe. As a young doctor, Nostradamus bravely pursued unorthodox medical experiments including homeopathic remedies, treatments for the Black Plague and the extraction of perfumes. He
Advocate, The (1994) as Magistrate Boniface
Set in medieval France. A young Parisian lawyer moves to the provinces and finds himself caught up in sexual, political and religious intrigue as he is cajoled into defending a very unusual client on murder charges.
Uncovered (1994) as Don Manuel
A chess game depicted in a priceless Flemish painting may solve parallel murders from the 15th century and present day.
The Age Of Innocence (1993) as Henry Van Der Luyden
A 19th-century lawyer risks his place in society when he falls in love with his fiancee''s married cousin.
Wittgenstein (1993) as Bertrand Russell
A humorous portrait of Austrian-born British philosopher Ludwig Josef Johan Wittgenstein (1889-1951).
Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland (1992) as Voice Of Of 2nd Teacher
Little Nemo is a young New Yorker who is carried off by a giant blimp to Slumberland where he is to become a playmate for King Morpheus's daughter, Princess Camille. In Slumberland, Nemo is warned never to open the door which leads to Nightmare Land. Dared by a mischievous trickster named Flip, Nemo
Batman Returns (1992) as Alfred The Butler
Batman''''s fight against The Penguin is complicated by the appearance of Catwoman.
Garden, The (1990) as Voice -Overs
A meditation on mortality and the AIDS crisis.
Rarg (1989) as Voice
Strapless (1989) as Douglas Brodie
An American woman living in London becomes involved with a mysterious man from Rome.
Batman (1989) as Alfred The Butler
The Caped Crusader takes on his deadliest foe -- the Joker.
Shell Seekers, The (1989) as Roy Brookner
A movie dealing with the conflicts and relationships of three generations of an English family from World War II to the present. Recovery from a heart attack brings a fierce awareness of the joy of life and the need for her own independence to a woman whose grown children treat her like an invalid.
Blackeyes (1989) as Morris Kingsley
Mystery which attempts to solve the murder of a woman found dead near a pond while juxtaposing fictional and real-life accounts.
Serpent And The Rainbow, The (1988) as Schoonbacher
A Haitian doctor and a Harvard anthropologist become friends against a backdrop of voodoo culture in pre-revolutionary Haiti.
Maschenka (1987) as Vater
Memed My Hawk (1987) as Kerimoglu
Fourth Protocol, The (1987) as Sir Bernard Hemmings
The Fourth Protocol is a top secret agreement between the United States, Great Britain, and Russia to stop smuggling nuclear weapons. But some rogue spies are intent on defying the agreement and destroying NATO in the process. British agent John Preston begins to notice nuclear weapons components coming into the country and is suspicious, but he can''t convince his superiors, who assume he is simply displaying Cold War anti-communist paranoia. So Preston starts collecting clues to solve the mystery of who is attempting to break the Fourth Protocol.
Caravaggio (1986) as Cardinal Del Monte
Stranger Than Fiction (1985) as Voice
Out Of Africa (1985) as Lord Delamere
True life story of Karen Blixen, a woman trapped in a loveless marriage, who finds happiness with an adventurer.
Arthur the King (1985) as Archbishop
The Arthurian legend, distilled curiously through an Alice in Wonderland-type device (Dyan Cannon is a contemporary tourist who, while wandering around Stonehenge, tumbles into a hole in the ground and comes face to face with King Arthur and subjects), provided the framework of this rather bizarre e
Oxford Blues (1984) as Dr Ambrose
A young American guy scrounges the money to buy himself an education at Oxford, where he falls for an aristocratic young woman and rises to become the star of the crew team.
Christmas Carol, A (1984) as Mr Poole
In this lavishly acclaimed, and equally lavish production of the Dickens classic that has been placed on a mantle beside the great film versions of the perennial story, George C. Scott's interpretation of Ebenezer Scrooge, mined for its riches and winning the actor an Emmy nomination, gives the char
Top Secret! (1984) as Dr Flammond
An Elvis-like singer falls for a French resistance fighter during World War II.
The Dresser (1983) as Frank Carrington
A theatrical dresser tries to get an aging star through one more performance of King Lear.
Witness for the Prosecution (1982) as Judge
With its high-powered cast, this remake of Billy Wilder's 1957 screen classic offers Ralph Richardson in his final TV role, as the shrewd but ill-tempered defense counsel, and Deborah Kerr in her first, as the garrulous nurse with the thankless task of seeing to his well-being. The ubiquitous John G
Venom (1981) as David Ball
Wizard of Speed and Time, The (1980) as Actor
Sinister producer attempts to thwart a special effects wizard's big film.
The Boys From Brazil (1978) as Mr Harrington
A Nazi hunter tracks a mad scientist out to bring back Hitler.
Amour en Question, L' (1978) as Sir Baldwin
Satan's Slave (1976) as Alexander Yorke
Galileo (1974) as Sagredo
This bio-pic is about Galileo, the 17th century Italian who laid the foundations of modern science. Galileo made himself one of the world's first telescopes and discovered the moons of Jupiter. He supported Copernicus' theory that the Earth revolved around the Sun. This brought him in conflict with the Catholic Church. By threatening him with torture, the Church forced him to recant his views in front of a tribunal, and sentenced him to house arrest. However, Galileo's trials and theories inspired others like Newton and Kepler to prove that the Earth was not the centre of the Universe. Some years ago, the Pope accepted that Earth does revolve around the Sun and issued a rare apology for what the Church had done to Galileo, i.e., the Catholic Church recanted!
The Legend of Hell House (1973)
Scientists and psychics team to crack the secrets of a murderously haunted house.
Savage Messiah (1972) as M. Gaudier
In the Paris of the 1910s, brash young sculptor Henri Gaudier begins a creative partnership with an older writer, Sophie Brzeska. Though the couple is 20 years apart in age, Gaudier finds that his untamed work is complemented by the older woman's cultural refinement. He then moves to London with Brzeska, where he falls in with a group of avant-garde artists. There, Gaudier encounters yet another artistic muse in passionate suffragette Gosh Boyle.
Crucible of Horror (1971) as Walter Eastwood
The Go-Between (1971) as Mr. Maudsley
A young man carries letters between an aristocratic young woman and the groundskeeper he idolizes.
Trog (1970) as Sam Murdock
A scientist tries to protect a caveman brought back from suspended animation.
Women in Love (1970) as Tom Brangwen
In the twenties, two free-thinking sisters try to balance sexual passion with independence.
Julius Caesar (1970) as Metellus Cimber
All star cast heads up this 1970 remake of the William Shakespeare classic tale of the betrayal of the the Roman senate against their emperor, the plotting and scheming that led up to the assassination of the title charecter, and all of Romes' fickleness towards the events.
The Crimson Cult (1970) as Elder, the butler
When his brother disappears, Robert Manning pays a visit to the remote country house he was last heard from. While his host is outwardly welcoming - and his niece more demonstrably so - Manning detects a feeling of menace in the air with the legend of Lavinia Morley, Black Witch of Greymarsh, hanging over everything.
A Walk with Love and Death (1969) as Mad monk
A student (played by Assi Dayan) decides to leave Paris and the University during the War of the Roses. He walks through the French countryside and encounters a variety of people, each of whom has been affected by the violence of the time in different ways. He meets a beautiful young noblewoman (played by Angelica Huston, in her first role) and takes shelter in her father's castle for one night. Several days later, the news reaches him that the castle has been burned by peasants. He returns to find the noblewoman all alone, and they become lovers wandering the countryside.
Berserk (1967) as Dorando
A lady ringmaster milks the publicity from a string of murders.
They Came from Beyond Space (1967) as Monj
Scientists investigating a meteor shower uncover an alien invasion.
Candidate for Murder (1966) as Donald Edwards
The Skull (1965) as Auctioneer
A collector of esoterica, Dr. Maitland, buys an unusual skull from his ordinary source of artifacts. The skull is what remains of marquis De Sade. Much too soon he discovers how the skull affects him: by turning him into a frenzied killer.
Dr. Terror's House of Horrors (1965) as Eric Landor
Five strangers board a train and are joined by a mysterious fortune teller who offers to read their Tarot cards. Five separate stories unfold: An architect returns to his ancestoral home to find a werewolf out for revenge; a doctor discovers his new wife is a vampire; a huge plant takes over a house; a musician gets involved with voodoo; an art critic is pursued by a disembodied hand.
Tamahine (1964) as Cartwright
A glamorous Polynesian raises temperatures at a boy''''s school when she comes to visit her cousin.
Black Zoo (1963) as Michael Conrad
What a Carve Up! (1962) as Fisk
Ernie's uncle Gabriel has just died but to claim his inheritance he must spend the night in the ancestral home with the rest of his relatives. Before long the guests begin to drop dead.
I Like Money (1962) as Tamise
Mr. Topaze (Peter Sellers) is an unassuming school teacher in an unassuming small French town who is honest to a fault. He is fired when he refuses to give a passing grade to a bad student, the grandson of a wealthy Baroness (Martita Hunt). Castel Benac (Herbert Lom), a government official who runs a crooked financial business on the side, is persuaded by his mistress, Suzy (Nadia Gray), a musical comedy actress, to hire Mr. Topaze as the front man for his business. Gradually, Topaze becomes a rapacious financier who sacrifices his honesty for success and, in a final stroke of business bravado, fires Benac and acquires Suzy in the deal. An old friend and colleague, Tamise (Michael Gough) questions him and tells Topaze that if what he now says and practices indicates there are no more honest men.
The Phantom of the Opera (1962) as Lord Ambrose D'Arcy
Retelling of the story of a new opera disrupted by the actions of a deformed specter of the show''s past who has an obsession with a chorus girl.
Konga (1961) as Dr. Charles Decker
A mad scientist tests his growth serum on an ape.
Horrors of the Black Museum (1959) as Edmond Bancroft
A struggling writer of mystery novels runs out of ideas and decides the best material is the real thing, so he cajoles his trusty servant to become a brutal killer, commiting all kinds of acts of murder to feed the writer's source material.
Model for Murder (1959) as Kingsley Beauchamp
Horror of Dracula (1958) as Arthur Holmwood
The legendary count tries to turn his enemies' women into his bloodthirsty brides.
Night Ambush (1958) as Andoni Aoidakis
Two British soldiers are assigned to kidnap a key Nazi commander.
The Horse's Mouth (1958) as Abel
An unscrupulous artist fights to realize his vision of the perfect mural.
Reach for the Sky (1956) as Flying Instructor
A double amputee fights to master his artificial legs and become a World War II flying ace.
Richard III (1955) as Dighton--Murderer
A hunchbacked madman plots to make himself king of England.
Rob Roy: The Highland Rogue (1954) as Duke of Montrose
The courageous Roy Roy MacGregor leads a revolt of the Scottish clans against the English monarchy, eventually securing an amnesty for all the MacGregors when he arrives at the court of the German-speaking King George.
The Sword and the Rose (1953) as Duke of Buckingham
During Henry VIII┬┐s rule, Mary Tudor seeks to get out of an arranged marriage by fleeing the country with her one true love.
The Man in the White Suit (1951) as Michael Corland
A young inventor threatens the business world when he creates a cloth that can't tear or wear out.
Blanche Fury (1948)
Ambitious poor relation Blanche Fullerton accepts a job as governess from her wealthy cousins who have adopted the name Fury since they acquired the ancestral home of the Fury family. Blanche plots to become the lady of the manor but her illicit passion for the vengeful, obsessed Philip Thorn sets off a string of tragic events, including murder.
Anna Karenina (1948) as Nicholas
Adaptation of Tolstoy's classic tale of a woman who deserts her family for an illicit love.
Saraband for Dead Lovers (1948) as Prince Charles
A British queen trapped in a loveless marriage falls for a soldier of fortune.

Music (feature film)

Lady and the Tramp II: Scamp's Adventure (2000)
Former stray dog Tramp has happily settled into upper class cocker spaniel Lady's New England household. The pair have four puppies together, including the restless young Scamp. Scamp hankers for life outside the cosy confines of his home, and one day escapes into the world to experience life as a s

Sound (feature film)

Iron Will (1994) as Adr Voice
Set in 1917, a young man tries to stay true to his dreams while running in an extraordinary dog-sled marathon.

Cast (special)

Secret of the U-110, The (2001) as Voice
Documentary about the most important submarine capture of World War II. British naval officers boarded a damaged German U-Boat where they discovered the key to the Nazi's codes -- Enigma. The program reveals how this little known event in the middle of the Atlantic had a profound effect on World War
Captain Sturdy (2001) as Voice
The long-retired Captain Sturdy must return to action when the Union of Super Heroes cancels his pension. Upon returning to duty, he discovers that the organization has lost sight of what it means to be a superhero and has become more concerned with political correctness and marketing deals than sav
Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy, The (2000) as Voice
Pilot for an animated series. As Billy and Mandy wish Mr. Snuggles, Billy's 10-year-old hamster, a happy birthday, The Grim Reaper arrives to take the aged rodent back to the netherworld. Mandy strikes a deal with the Grim Reaper; if he wins, he can keep Mr. Snuggles; but if she wins, she and Billy
Winnie the Pooh Thanksgiving, A (1998) as Voice Of Gopher
Winnie the Pooh and his assortment of friends search for the ingredients to make the perfect Thanksgiving feast, but end up with an untraditional holiday meal. Also features the short, "Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day," in which Winnie the Pooh and friends experience high winds, heavy rains and
Boo to You Too, Winnie-the-Pooh (1996) as Voice Of Gopher
Animated Halloween special featuring Disney's Winnie the Pooh characters. Piglet is afraid to join his friends in costuming up for a night of Tricks and Treats.
Wild West, The (1993) as Voice
A five-part, 10-hour documentary depicting the "Wild West." Uses still photographs and voice-over narration.
Winnie the Pooh and Christmas Too (1991) as Voice Of Gopher
An animated special featuring Winnie the Pooh and his assortment of friends celebrating the Christmas holiday season.
Sleepers (1991) as Andrei Zorin
Two Soviet agents, living in England and who were forgotton by the KGB for 25 years, are reluctant to return to the USSR when the spy agency discovers its error.
Case of the Late Pig, The (1989)
A two-part program featuring the unconventional detective Albert Campion, based on a series of novels set in Britain in the '30s by mystery writer Margery Allingham. In this episode, Campion attends the funeral of an old school chum named Pig Peters. Three months later, he is called to the scene of
To the Lighthouse (1984) as Mr Ramsay
An adaptation of Virginia Woolf's novel. The film focuses on the Ramsay family's last summer at the seashore, before personal tragedy and the outbreak of World War I destroy their world.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Lace II (1985) as Messenger
In the original two-part, five-hour adaptation of Shirley Conran's runaway best-seller broadcast during the 1983-84 season, Phoebe Cates, as the bimbo turned movie sex goddess found out her mother's identity from among three candidates. Now she spends four hours not only tracking down her real fathe
Mistral's Daughter (1984) as Cardinal
Vividly filmed kitsch from the pen of Judith Krantz -- in the tradition of "Scruples" and "Princess Daisy" -- as adapted by Rosemary Anne Sisson (one of the creator of "Upstairs, Downstairs") and Terence Feely, with directing chores split between Douglas Hickox and Kevin Connor. In the eight-hour mi
Inside The Third Reich (1982)
Rutger Hauer, the Dutch actor, made his American TV-movie debut as Albert Speer, Hitler's personal architect, in this acclaimed dramatization of Speer's autobiography. Fellow Dutch performer Renee Soutendijk made her television debut in this country as Eva Braun. Derek Jacobi's portrait of Adolph Hi
QB VII (1974) as Dr Fletcher
An absorbing adaptation of Uris' best-selling novel telling the story of two successful men, an American writer and a Polish doctor, whose careers lead to a confrontation in a London courtroom when the former accuses the latter of having performed illegal operations in a Nazi prison camp years earli

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Shattered Spirits (1986) as Fred
Martin Sheen's chilling portrayal of an abusive drunk whose alcoholism tears apart his family, although his wife steadfastly denies there's a problem, gave this commanding drama its own sheen, as it were. In a small part is his real-life daughter, Renee Estevez, whom Dad later would direct in a dayt
Smiley's People (1982) as Mikhel

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