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Also Known As: Died: August 5, 2000
Born: April 2, 1914 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Mute Witness (1995) as The Reaper
Three unsuspecting Americans in Russia find themselves in a dangerous situation out of their control. One of them, Billy, is a mute makeup/special effects artist working on a low-budget slasher film who, locked in the broken-down film studio late one night, thinks she witnesses the making of a snuff
2.
Foreign Field, A (1994) as Amos
On the 50th anniversary of D-Day, three Word War II veterans -- an American and two Englishmen -- return to Normandy to remember fallen comrades and look for a long-lost love.
3.
Kafka (1991) as The Chief Clerk
A paranoid thriller set in 1916 about the cover-up of the murder of one of Kafka's friends and colleagues by officials in a totalitarian state.
4.
Handful of Dust, A (1988) as Mr Todd
A cheating wife quickens the demise of her upper-class english family.
5.
Little Dorrit (1988) as William Dorrit (The Dorrit House)
Adaptation of Charles Dickens' least known novel, which is a political indictment of early 19th century England.
6.
A Passage to India (1984) as Professor Godbole
A false rape charge threatens British-Indian relations.
7.
Return Of The Jedi (1983) as Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi
The third installation to the original trilogy.
8.
Lovesick (1983) as Sigmund Freud
9.
Empire Strikes Back, The (1980) as Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi
Luke Skywalker and his loyal band team up to do battle with Empire's forces who decide to enact revenge. Luke is taught by the Jedi master Yoda to master the "Force," something he will need when he meets Darth Vader in a startling confrontation.
10.
Raise The Titanic (1980) as John Bigalow
When the United States learns that the Titanic contains radioactive cargo that would be valuable in the manufacture of weapons, a group of experts is sent down to raise the sunken ship. While the team is working on the case, the Soviet Union hears about their efforts, and decides to send a group of
11.
Little Lord Fauntleroy (1980) as Earl Of Dorincourt
The sumptuous remake, another in the string of literary classics lavishly redone for TV by Norman Rosemont, recounts the tale of the impoverished youngster from New York who becomes heir to his titled grandfather's British estate, but has to warm the old man's heart before he can truly lay claim. Pr
12.
Star Wars (1977) as Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi
Part IV in a George Lucas epic, Star Wars: A New Hope opens with a rebel ship being boarded by the tyrannical Darth Vader. The plot then follows the life of a simple farmboy, Luke Skywalker, as he and his newly met allies (Han Solo, Chewbacca, Ben Kenobi, C-3PO, R2-D2) attempt to rescue a rebel leader, Princess Leia, from the clutches of the Empire. The conclusion is culminated as the Rebels, including Skywalker and flying ace Wedge Antilles make an attack on the Empires most powerful and ominous weapon, the Death Star.
13.
Murder By Death (1976) as Butler Bensonmum
A criminal madman invites the world's greatest detectives for a night of dinner and murder.
14.
Hitler: The Last Ten Days (1973) as Adolf Hitler
15.
Brother Sun, Sister Moon (1972) as Pope Innocent Iii
This is a dramatization of events in the life of St. Francis of Assisi from before his conversion experience through his audience with the pope, including his friendship with St. Clare.
16.
Scrooge (1970) as Marley's ghost
A miser faces the ghosts of his past on Christmas Eve.
17.
Cromwell (1970) as King Charles I
A Puritan leader sparks a revolution in 17th century England.
18.
The Comedians (1967) as Major Jones
American and British tourists get caught up in political unrest in Haiti.
19.
Hotel Paradiso (1966) as Benedict Boniface
Chaos results when a mild mannered man tries to have an affair with his neighbor's wife.
20.
The Quiller Memorandum (1966) as Pol
An international spy infiltrates a Neo-Nazi gang.
21.
Situation Hopeless--But Not Serious (1965) as Herr Frick
During World War II, two Americans are forced to bail out and parachute into a small German town. Herr Frick, being equal parts patriotic and lonely, keeps them as prisoners of war in his bomb shelter. While his prisoners go stir crazy, Herr Frick must decide if he's willing to lose their companionship by letting them know the war has ended.
22.
Doctor Zhivago (1965) as Yevgraf Zhivago
Illicit lovers fight to stay together during the turbulent years of the Russian Revolution.
23.
The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964) as Marcus Aurelius
A mad emperor's excesses leave the Roman Empire open to barbarian invasions.
24.
Lawrence of Arabia (1962) as Prince Faisal
A British military officer enlists the Arabs for desert warfare in World War I.
25.
Damn the Defiant! (1962) as Captain Crawford
The crew of a British sailing ship threatens mutiny during the Napoleonic wars.
26.
A Majority of One (1962) as Koichi Asano
A Jewish widow falls in love with a Japanese businessman.
27.
Our Man in Havana (1960) as James Wormold
A salesman in Cuba takes up spying to support his spendthrift daughter.
28.
Tunes of Glory (1960) as Major Jock Sinclair
When a popular colonel loses a promotion, it sets the stage for conflict with his new superior officer.
29.
The Scapegoat (1959) as John Barratt/Jacques De Gué
A man is tricked into trading places with a look-alike nobleman with murderous plans.
30.
All at Sea (1958) as Captain William Horatio Ambrose/[Ambrose's six ancestors]
When he's stricken with seasickness, the last of a family of sailors takes charge of a decaying amusement pier.
31.
The Horse's Mouth (1958) as Gulley Jimson
An unscrupulous artist fights to realize his vision of the perfect mural.
32.
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) as Colonel Nicholson
The Japanese Army forces World War II POWs to build a strategic bridge in Burma.
33.
The Swan (1956) as Prince Albert
On the eve of her marriage to a prince, a noblewoman falls for her brother's tutor.
34.
The Prisoner (1956) as The cardinal
A cardinal is arrested for treason and forced to give a false confession of guilt.
35.
The Ladykillers (1955) as Professor Marcus
An eccentric bandit gang moves into a little old lady's boardinghouse to plot a major heist.
36.
To Paris With Love (1955) as Colonel Sir Edgar Fraser
A father and son go to Paris to help each other find love.
37.
Stratford Adventure, The (1954) as Himself
Documentary on how Stratford, Ontario established a six-week series of Shakespearean plays like its namesake in England.
38.
The Detective (1954) as Father Brown
A priest attempts to catch a thief and save his soul.
39.
Square Mile, The (1953) as Narration
40.
The Malta Story (1953) as Peter Ross
An English flyer joins the squadron defending World War II Malta.
41.
Captain's Paradise (1953)
A ferryboat captain keeps different wives at each end of his line.
42.
Promoter, The (1952) as Edward Henry Machin
A charming and ambitious young man finds many ways to raise himself through the ranks in business and social standing- some honest, some not quite so. If he can just manage to avoid a certain very predatory woman...
43.
The Man in the White Suit (1951) as Sidney Stratton
A young inventor threatens the business world when he creates a cloth that can't tear or wear out.
44.
The Lavender Hill Mob (1951) as Henry Holland
An overlooked gold transporter with twenty years service plots to steal a million pounds of gold.
45.
The Mudlark (1950) as [Benjamin] Disraeli
In 1875 London, young Wheeler, who lives by scavenging, finds a cameo of Queen Victoria which he thinks so beautiful he risks his life to save it. Possessed of a desire to see the Queen, he slips past the Beefeaters and wanders about Windsor Castle, just when a state dinner is in preparation. Meanwhile, prime minister Disraeli is struggling hard to persuade the Queen to end her long seclusion
46.
Last Holiday (1950)
When he learns he hasn't long to live, a salesman takes off for adventure.
47.
Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949) as Lady Agatha; The Admiral; The Banker; The Duke; The General; The Parson; Young Ascoyne; Young Henry
An ambitious young man sets out to kill everyone who stands between him and a fortune.
48.
A Run For Your Money (1949)
Brothers from a Welsh village take their first trip to London to collect a prize, and run into trouble.
49.
Oliver Twist (1948) as Fagin
The famed orphan gets caught up in Fagin's criminal band while searching for familial love.
50.
Great Expectations (1946) as Herbert Pocket
A mysterious benefactor finances a young boy's education.

Writer (feature film)

51.
The Horse's Mouth (1958) as Screenwriter
An unscrupulous artist fights to realize his vision of the perfect mural.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

52.
Grace Kelly: The American Princess (1987)
A documentary tribute to Grace Kelly. This "Crazy About the Movies" presentation features film clips, home movies, and interviews with friends and colleagues.

Cast (special)

53.
Interview Day (1996) as James Poole
Three British families accompany their respective offspring to England's Cambridge University where each potential student is to be interviewed for admission. As often happens, the parents find it more difficult than the children to let go.
54.
Tales From Hollywood (1992) as Heinrich Mann
Set during the years 1938-50, a group of German writer emigres find themselves stranded in the twisted maze of Hollywood.
55.
David Lean: A Life in Film (1991)
A tribute to the great British filmmaker, David Lean. Clips from many of his films, such as "Brief Encounter," "Hobson's Choice," "Great Expectations," "Doctor Zhivago," "Lawrence of Arabia," and "The Bridge on the River Kwai" are included.
56.
Twelfth Night (1990) as Malvolio
An adaptation of Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night." A shipwreck separates a brother and sister and leads them to adventure, romantic intrigue, and true love.
57.
Monsignor Quixote (1987) as Father Quixote
A drama, adapted from a story by Graham Greene, about the friendship between a priest and a communist mayor. The two journey together from their village of El Toboso, Spain, to Madrid, both being on holiday. On the way to Madrid and back, they debate their totally opposite beliefs. Hectic encounters
58.
Laurence Olivier -- A Life (1986)
A documentary on the life and career of film and theater actor Laurence Olivier.
59.
Caesar and Cleopatra (1976) as Caesar
The story, set in Egypt in 48 B.C., recounts the story of Caesar and Cleopatra, not so much regarding their love affair as their roles as teacher and student, with Caesar instructing the fledgling young queen in the art and philosophy of rulership.

Cast (special)

60.
Smiley's People (1982) as George Smiley

Cast (short)

61.
The Comedians in Africa (1967)
A behind the scenes short film detailing the making of "The Comedians" (1967).
62.
Pasternak (1965)
A short biography of Boris Pasternak, Nobel prize winner and author of "Dr. Zhivago," the inspiration and basis of the 1965 movie.
63.
This Is... Omar Sharif (1965)
This promotional short for "Doctor Zhivago" (1965) provides behind-the-scenes footage of the film shoot and introduces Omar Sharif.
64.
New Star: Geraldine Chaplin (1965)
This promotional short for "Doctor Zhivago" (1965) provides behind-the-scenes footage of the film shoot and introduces Geraldine Chaplin.
65.
MOSCOW IN MADRID (1965)
This short promotional film focuses on the casting and on-location filming of "Dr. Zhivago" (1965).
66.
Rowlandson's England (1955) as Narration

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