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Born: October 27, 1953 Cause of Death:
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Cast (feature film)

Resurrection (2016)
Clavius, a powerful Roman Military Tribune, and his aide, Lucius, are tasked with solving the mystery of what happened to Jesus in the weeks following the crucifixion, in order to disprove the rumors of a risen messiah and prevent an uprising in Jerusalem.
Spooks: The Greater Good (2015)
An ex-MI5 operative is engaged by the agency's deputy chief to find out how a terrorist escaped custody during a routine procedure.
Greatest Game Ever Played, The (2005) as Lord Northcliffe
Francis Ouimet was a working-class immigrant kid who--flanked by a 10-year-old caddie smaller than his golf bag--started with nothing and came out of nowhere to break down the barriers and become America's first golf hero nearly a century before Tiger Woods. In a world where it was believed only the
Pearl Harbor (2001) as Captain Of The West Virginia
On a sleepy Sunday morning in December as children played and families prayed, squadrons of Japanese war planes screamed across the skies of a Hawaiian paradise and launched a surprise attack on the U.S. armed forces at Pearl Harbor--the infamous day that jolted America from peaceful isolationism to total war and altered the course of world history. The story focuses on the life changing events surrounding December 7, 1941 and the war''s devastating impact on two daring young pilots--one from the U.S. Army Air Corps, the other from the British Royal Air Force--and a beautiful dedicated nurse, with whom both of them fall in love. It is a tale of catastrophic defeat, heroic victory, personal courage and overwhelming love set against a backdrop of wartime action.
Death By Magic (2000) as Simon
Since the beginning of time, a war has raged between good and evil for the fate of the earth. Fighting the battle for good is the "Grand Magus." At the turn of each new millennium, when the forces of evil are at their most powerful, a new magician is chosen to lead the confrontation against "The Oth
Chill Factor (1999) as Captain Andrew Brynner
A terrorist group in the U.S. steals a chemical weapon and it''s up to Tim, a fishing buddy of the guilt-stricken scientist who made the weapon, and Arlo, an ice cream truck driver who happened to be in the wrong truck at the wrong time, to steal the weapon and transport it safely to a military base in Montana. With many dangerous extremists hot on their tail, the duo''s main concern is not getting caught and surely killed, but rather the "chill factor" -- if the chemicals rise above 50 degrees they''ll cause widespread destruction that includes the instantaneous stripping of human flesh from the bone.
Witch's Daughter, The (1998) as Mr Jones
While visiting the island of Skua, reliable Tim and his blind sister Janey are joined by a waif-like "witch" named Perdita in an effort to foil a gang of jewel thieves.
Mighty Joe Young (1998) as Garth
To most people, Joe is a myth and a legend; a huge gorilla, a sacred guardian and defender of the natives of a small African village. To his only friend Jill, he is a protector and companion. Together they are the only family each has had since their respective mothers were killed by poachers 20 years ago. Now, when zoologist Gregg O''Hara, who is exploring the remote Pangani Mountains in Central Africa, comes upon the awesome 15-foot gorilla, he and Jill rescue the strong yet innocent creature from human predators by moving him into safety of a California animal conservancy. However, Joe is not safe for long. His notoriety makes him a target for an enemy from his past... a ruthless hunter who eager to steal Joe for his unique value on the endengered species black market. Feeling threatened and confused in his man-made confines, Joe finally escapes. As this powerful force of nature attempts to traverse the metropolis of Los Angeles, he leaves a trail of destruction and chaos in his wake.
Amistad (1997) as Captain Fitzgerald
Africans on a slave ship headed to the U.S. mutiny against their captors.
Garden of Redemption (1997) as Nazi Commandant
Set in World War II Italy in 1944, local partisans in Vaiano are resisting the occupation of their town by the German army. Don Paolo is a young priest who knows he has been hiding in the church and that in his heart he is a coward who is afraid to fight the atrocities perpetrated by the Germans. Stirred by the faith in him of Adriana, a local young woman, Don Paolo embarks on a mission to help the partisans fight the Germans. His cowardice causes the mission to fail and Adriana is captured. Awaiting execution, the priest goes to hear her confession, where he admits his cowardice. In an attempt to redeem himself, Don Paolo then engineers Adriana''s escape from her cell knowing that he cannot follow.
Seasick (1995) as Jensen
A psychodrama set aboard a ship carrying toxic waste.
Awfully Big Adventure, An (1995) as Bunny
To escape the doldrums of home life with her aunt and uncle, Stella accepts a job as assistant stage manager for a repertory theatre company in post-WWII Liverpool. The starstruck teenager quickly develops a crush on the arrogant artistic director, Meredith Potter, and charms the cast with her naive
White Angel (1993) as Leslie Steckler
A seemingly mild-mannered London dentist is actually the brutal transvestite killer of women who happen to wear white. He joins forces with an American, female crime writer, herself a suspected murderer.
Shadowlands (1993) as Dr Craig
Adapted by William Nicholson from his own play, this drama recounts the unlikely love story of British professor and celebrated author C.S. Lewis and the brash American divorcee Joy Gresham who later became his wife. She died shortly after their marriage, in 1960.
Perfect Husband, The (1992) as Franz
A young man's past catches up with him when he meets the husband of the woman he loved ten years earlier. A tale of obsession, revenge, and, ultimately, greed.
Prisoner of Honor (1991) as Major Henry
Set in turn-of-the-century France about an anti-Semitic army officer who challenges the massive government coverup in the imprisonment of Alfred Dreyfus for espionage.
Pleasure Principle, The (1991) as Dick
A womanizing medical journalist must chose which of his four girlfriends to commit to.
Rescuers Down Under, The (1990) as Voice Of Red
This sequel to "The Rescuers" (USA/1977) follows the further adventures of the mice Bernard and Bianca in Australia as they help an Aboriginal boy escape from poachers.
Hunt for Red October, The (1990) as Ivan Putlin
A Russian commander decides to defect, taking Russia's newest nuclear sub with him. CIA agent Jack Ryan must track him down.
Incident, The (1990) as Geiger
A mysterious murder takes place in a prisoner of war camp in a small town in Colorado during World War II. A local lawyer with a son fighting in Europe is coerced into defending a German POW accused of murdering the local man, who was also the lawyer's friend.
Burndown (1990) as Police Chief
A female newspaper reporter teams up with the police to track down a rapist and murderer in a once-thriving town.
Tree of Hands (1989) as Terence
Psychological thriller centering on a woman's attempt to cope with her son's tragic death, while her mother arrives on an ill-timed visit with her own remedies.
Prisoner of Rio (1988) as Clive Ingram
Story of the great train robber Ronald Biggs.
Born of Fire (1987) as Paul Bergson
Letter to Brezhnev, A (1986) as Peter
State of Emergency, A (1986) as Dr Kenneth Parrish
Lifeforce (1985) as Inspector Caine
A space exploration crew brings back a human-looking, vampire-like "space girl," who threatens to bring about an armageddon. Perhaps tongue-in-cheek, it is at turns a science fiction, vampire and disaster film
White Elephant (1984) as Peter Davidson
Aerodrome, The (1983) as Roy
Tristan Und Isolde (1981) as Dinas
Tess (1980) as Angel Clare
A simple country girl is torn between the honest farmer who loves her and a corrupt nobleman.
When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder? (1979) as Stephen Ryder
Marjoe Gortner plays a drug dealer whose car breaks down in a small U.S. town. In turn, the town's people become victim to his unique brand of physical and mental torture.
Equus (1977) as Alan Strang
A psychoanalyst tries to help a young man who blinded a stable full of horses.
Aces High (1977) as Stephen Croft
A naive young officer straight from school arrives on the Western front to fight the air war against the Germans. However, the life expectancy of green pilots is not very good.
Joseph Andrews (1977) as Joseph Andrews

Cast (special)

Northanger Abbey (1987) as Henry Tilney
An adaptation of British novelist Jane Austen's "Northanger Abbey," a spoof on Gothic Romances.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Anna Lee: Stalker (1994) as Peter Wainwright
Married to Murder (1991) as Steve Clemant

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