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John Karlsen

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Cast (feature film)

Order, The (2003) as Eden'S Manservant
For centuries a secret Order has existed within the Church. Following a series of unexplained murders, renegade priest Father Alex Bernier begins an investigation that hurls him into a maelstrom of unimaginable evil, murder and the knowledge that there is a fate worse than death. Father Bernier's se
Killer Rules (1993) as Lord Elston
Two men, one a hitman, the other a U.S. Department Justice investigator, discover they're brothers when they fall in love with the same woman.
Frankenstein Unbound (1990) as Parson
An experiment gone wrongs sends scientist Joseph Buchanan and his future car back to 1817. There he is recruited by Baron Frankenstein to help create a mate for his monster.
Church, The (1989)
A priest fights to defeat a demon that has taken over his church.
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989) as Evil Duke
Two time-travelling high school friends round up a team of history''s all-stars to help them pass an important exam.
Little Devil, The (1988)
After exorcising a devil from an apartment, a priest is accompanied on his travels by the amusing entity.
Il Casanova di Federico Fellini (1977) as Lord Talou
Casanova is a libertine, collecting seductions and sexual feats. But he is really interested in someone, and is he really an interesting person ? Is he really alive ?
Count of Monte Cristo, The (1975) as Barrois
A sumptuous new version of the adventure classic which already had been filmed more than a dozen times. Louis Jourdan, who plays DeVillefort this time, was Edmond Dantes in the 1961 adaptation. Both Richard Chamberlain and Trevor Howard won Emmy Award nominations for their performances.
Mission Stardust (1968) as Kress
El Greco (1966) as Prosecutor
The famed Spanish artist falls for a noblewoman betrothed to a lord.
The Christmas That Almost Wasn't (1966) as Blossom
Sam Whipple, an attorney in once-upon-a-time-land, is startled to receive a visit from Santa Claus shortly before Christmas. It seems that when he was a child, Sam wrote a letter thanking Santa for the presents he'd received, and offering to return the favor someday. That day is now - a mean old soul named Phineas Prune, who holds the deed to the North Pole, is demanding back rent. Otherwise, he's going to evict Santa, Mrs. Claus and the elves and take all the Christmas toys. It's up to Sam and Santa to find a way to pay off Prune and prevent Christmas from being canceled.
The She Beast (1966) as Count von Helsing
A young woman is driving alongside a lake. She has an accident and the car plunges into the water. Her body is then possessed by the spirit of an 18th-century witch who was killed by local villagers, and is bent on avenging herself on them.
Modesty Blaise (1966) as Oleg
Modesty Blaise, a secret agent whose hair color, hair style, and mod clothing change at a snap of her fingers is being used by the British government as a decoy in an effort to thwart a diamond heist. She is being set up by the feds but is wise to the plot and calls in sidekick Willie Garvin and a few other friends to outsmart them. Meanwhile, at his island hideaway, Gabriel, the diamond thief has his own plans for Blaise and Garvin.
Bambole (1965) as Alfonso, her husband
Crack in the World (1965) as
Dana Andrews, Janette Scott, Kieron Moore, Alexander Knox, John Karlsen. While trying to drill through the earth''s crust in hopes of finding a new source of energy beneath the molten rock, a scientist inadvertently creates a crack in the world, resulting in worldwide disasters.
Cleopatra (1963) as High Priest
The legendary Egyptian queen tries to use her beauty to conquer the Roman Empire.
The Witch's Curse (1963) as Burgomaster
It Happened in Athens (1962) as King of Greece
Set at the time of the first modern Olympic Games, a famous sexpot actress agrees to marry the winner of the Marathon though her comparatively plain maid has other ideas.
Francis of Assisi (1961) as
The story of a lusty, fighting young adventurer who exchanged his sword for a cross.
The Naked Maja (1959) as Inquisitor
Romantic biography of the Spanish painter Goya and his relationship with the Duchess of Alba.

Assistant Direction (feature film)

Backbeat (1994) as Crowd Assistant Director
Set in Hamburg, Germany during the early 1960s, the story of Stuart Sutcliffe, the erstwhile "fifth Beatle" who abandoned the soon-to-be famous band for love and art.
The Crying Game (1992) as 3rd Assistant Director
A British soldier kidnapped by IRA terrorists befriends one of his captors.

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