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Laurence Harvey

Laurence Harvey



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Also Known As: Died: November 26, 1973
Born: October 1, 1928 Cause of Death: cancer
Birth Place: Lithuania Profession: Cast ...


Director (feature film)

Welcome to Arrow Beach (1974) as Director
A hippie girl wandering on a California beach is taken in by a Korean War veteran who lives in a nearby mansion with his wife. The girl soon begins to suspect that the mansion is home to some very strange goings-on.
The Ceremony (1963) as Director
A convicted bank robber bargains with his wife''''s life to escape prison.

Cast (feature film)

Welcome to Arrow Beach (1974) as Jason Henry
A hippie girl wandering on a California beach is taken in by a Korean War veteran who lives in a nearby mansion with his wife. The girl soon begins to suspect that the mansion is home to some very strange goings-on.
F for Fake (1973)
Director Orson Welles examines the career of a notorious art forger.
Night Watch (1973) as John Wheeler
A woman recovering from mental problems witnesses a murder, but nobody believes her.
Habricha el Hashemesh (1972) as Kirassanov
WUSA (1970) as Farley
Rheinhardt, a cynical drifter, gets a job as an announcer for right-wing radio station WUSA in New Orleans. Rheinhardt is content to parrot WUSA's reactionary editorial stance on the air, even if he doesn't agree with it. Rheinhardt finds his cynical detachment challenged by a lady friend, Geraldine, and by Rainey, a neighbor and troubled idealist who becomes aware of WUSA's sinister, hidden purpose. And when events start spinning out of control, even Rheinhardt finds he must take a stand.
The Magic Christian (1970) as Hamlet
Sir Guy Grand adopts homeless bum Youngman to be heir to his obscene wealth, and immediately begins bringing him into the intricacies of the family business, which is to prey upon people's greed by use of the vast holdings of the Grand empire. They leave no stone unturned as sporting events, restaurants, art galleries, and traditional pheasant hunts turn into lurid displays of bad manners and profiteering. Things climax at the social event of the season, the inaugural voyage of the new pleasure cruiser The Magic Christian.
A Dandy in Aspic (1968) as Eberlin
A double agent has to take out an enemy spy who''''s really himself.
The Spy With a Cold Nose (1966) as Dr. Francis Trevellyan
A veterinarian is hired by the British government to implant a recording device into a bulldog, which will then be given to the Russians as a gift. When the dog gets sick, the vet must fly to Russia to treat it before the Russians find out the animal is "bugged."
Darling (1965) as Miles Brand
A young beauty sacrifices love and happiness to become an international celebrity.
Life at the Top (1965) as Joe Lampton
After marrying the boss' daughter, a workingman begins to doubt his abilities.
Of Human Bondage (1964) as Philip Carey
A medical student risks his future when he falls for a low-class waitress.
The Outrage (1964) as Husband
A Mexican bandit's crimes receive wildly different interpretations from four witnesses.
The Running Man (1963) as Rex Black
A man fakes his death to get back at the insurance company that denied an earlier claim.
The Ceremony (1963) as Sean McKenna
A convicted bank robber bargains with his wife''''s life to escape prison.
The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm (1962) as The Cobbler
Fanciful biography of the German fairy-tale collectors, with reenactments of three of their stories.
A Girl Named Tamiko (1962) as Ivan Kalin
An American, living in Japan, tries to get a visa back to the States, but when he meets and falls in love with a traditional Japanese girl, he's torn between staying or going.
The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm (1962) as Wilhelm Grimm
Fanciful biography of the German fairy-tale collectors, with reenactments of three of their stories.
The Manchurian Candidate (1962) as Raymond Shaw
A Korean War hero doesn''t realize he''s been programmed to kill by the enemy.
Walk on the Wild Side (1962) as Dove Linkhorn
A penniless farmer tracks the woman he loves to a New Orleans brothel.
Two Loves (1961) as Paul Lathrope
A conservative teacher struggles with her values while teaching natives in New Zealand.
Summer and Smoke (1961) as John Buchanan
A small-town spinster''''s repressed love for the local rebel spells danger.
The Long and the Short and the Tall (1961) as Private Bamforth
A troop of British soldiers are out in the jungle to record jungle noises and troop noises in the jungle so that the recordings can be played back by other troops to divert the enemy to their whereabouts. As they progress to what they think is closer to the base camp they find themselves farther and farther from radio range until the only channel they can get clearly is that of a Japanese broadcast. They now realize they are probably only 10 to 15 miles from a Japanese camp! The tension is added to by rowdy and openly admitted "non-hero" Private Bamforth who has nothing good to say about anyone and especially Corporal Johnstone (who holds an equal dislike for Bamforth). When a Japanese soldier is taken as their prisoner, the true colors of each man comes to the surface ...
The Alamo (1960) as Col. William Barret Travis
Davy Crockett and Jim Bowie join the fight for Texas'''' independence from Mexico.
BUtterfield 8 (1960) as Weston Liggett
A party girl ruins her life when she falls for a married man.
Expresso Bongo (1959) as Johnny Jackson
Johnny Jackson, a sleazy talent agent, discovers teenager Bert Rudge singing in a coffee house. Despite Bert's protestation that he really is only interested in playing bongos, Johnny starts him on the road to stardom. The deal they cut, however, is highly exploitative of the young singer, and their relationship soon begins to go bad.
Silent Enemy, The (1959) as Lieutenat Lionel "Buster" Crabb
In the Mediterranean in 1941 the Italians start using underwater chariots to mine the undersides of allied ships. Explosives expert Lionel Crabbe arrives in Gibralter to organise defences, but finds only two British divers available to help him. Even more worrying, it seems likely that the Italians are secretly using neutral Spain across the bay as their key base.
Room at the Top (1959) as Joe Lampton
A young accountant claws his way to the top in the boardroom and the bedroom.
Power Among Men (1959) as Narrator
The Truth About Women (1958) as Sir Humphrey Tavistock
An aging nobleman shocks his son-in-law with his romantic reminiscences.
Storm Over the Nile (1956) as John Durrance
After being branded a coward, a man travels to Africa to rescue his friends.
Three Men in a Boat (1956) as George
Harris, J, and George decide to take a holiday boating up the Thames to Oxford. Battling against Hampton Court maze, tents, rain, locks, and Henley Regatta the accident-prone threesome have one success anyway - they meet Sophie, Primrose and Bluebell.
I Am a Camera (1955) as Christopher Isherwood
In the early thirties, aspiring writer Christopher Isherwood, living in Berlin, meets the vivacious, penniless singer Sally Bowles. They develop a platonic relationship while Sally has a wild time spending other peoples money.
King Richard and the Crusaders (1954) as Sir Kenneth of Huntington
King Richard''s attempts to win back the Holy Lands are complicated by his love of a tempestuous Englishwoman.
Romeo and Juliet (1954) as Romeo
Film adaptation of Shakespeare's classic romantic tragedy.
The Good Die Young (1954) as Rave
Four thieves think back on the problems that led them to a daring heist.
Innocents in Paris (1953) as Francois
A selection of passengers catch the plane from London for an early 1950's weekend in Paris. The Scotsman in his kilt, the elderly lady painter, the international negotiator, and the pretty young girl all find the city welcomes them and changes their lives in some way.
The Black Rose (1950) as Edmond
In the time of the crusades, a Saxon youth is forced to run away from England. He goes with his loyal retainer who brings along a British long bow. The two go all the way to China where they become involved in intrigues in the court of Kubla Kahn.
Cairo Road (1950)
Landfall (1949)
Rick (Michael Denison) is a costal command pilot patrolling the English Channel for U-Boats. He sinks what he believes is a German submarine, but which later proves to be British. He is charged with neglect and volunteers for a perilous mission. Meanwhile, his girlfriend Mona (Patricia Plunkett), through some odd information she has picked up, is trying to prove that Rick is innocent of the charges and actually did sink a German U-Boat.

Writer (feature film)

The Ceremony (1963) as Additional Dialogue
A convicted bank robber bargains with his wife''''s life to escape prison.

Producer (feature film)

The Ceremony (1963) as Producer
A convicted bank robber bargains with his wife''''s life to escape prison.

Animation (feature film)

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001) as Modeller, Motion control & model unit
On his 11th birthday, a boy discovers his parents were powerful wizards and is invited to attend the esteemed Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.

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