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Also Known As: Died: June 3, 1992
Born: May 26, 1908 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Wiltshire, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Istanbul: Keep Your Eyes Open (1990) as Atkins
A reporter travels to Istanbul on a secret mission.
Lady And The Highwayman, The (1989)
An adaptation of romance novelist Barbara Cartland's book, "Cupid Rides Pillion." Set in the England of Charles II about an aristocrat who has been forced to become a highwayman and who falls in love with a young girl he has sworn to protect after her brother has been beheaded. Their enemies accuse
Little Dorrit (1988)
Adaptation of Charles Dickens' least known novel, which is a political indictment of early 19th century England.
Wind, The (1987) as Elias Appleby
Loophole (1986)
Second Time Lucky (1984) as God
High Road to China (1983)
Eve, an heiress/flapper during the 1920s, needs to find her missing father as fast as she can. Otherwise, his former partner will take over his business, and Eve will lose her inheritance. She enlists the help of world-weary, hard-drinking biplane pilot O'Malley, and their arguing soon turns into romance.
Great Muppet Caper, The (1981) as British Gentleman
The Human Factor (1980) as Doctor Percival
A diplomat is suspected of being a double agent.
Oh, Heavenly Dog! (1980) as Bernie
Benjamin Browning is a private detective who is working on uncovering a sex scandal in the world of British politics when he is murdered. Benjamin returns to earth as a dog. Now living with magazine reporter Jackie Howard, Benjamin struggles with the lustful human urges inside his now canine body.
Scavenger Hunt (1979)
Old Mr. Parker has made millions inventing and selling games. At the beginning of the movie, he dies and his relatives gather for the reading of the will. However, Old Mr. Parker is a game player to the last, and his will stipulates a Scavenger Hunt to determine which relative will get the inheritance. The winner of the scavenger hunt gets all the money, the rest get nothing. The relatives break up into five teams and try to win the game.
Hugo the Hippo (1978)
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Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe? (1978) as Max Vandervere
Mystery abounds when it is discovered that, one by one, the greatest Chefs in Europe are being killed. The intriguing part of the murders is that each chef is killed in the same manner that their own special dish is prepared in. Food critics and the (many) self-proclaimed greatest Chefs in Europe demand the mystery be solved.
Blue Bird, The (1976) as Father Time
A pair of peasant children, Mytyl and her brother Tyltyl, are led on a magical quest for the fabulous Blue Bird of Happiness by the Fairy Berylune. On their journey, they are accompanied by the humanized presences of a Dog, a Cat, Light, Fire, Bread, and other entities.
Great Expectations (1974) as Pumplec
A sumptuous remake of the Dickens classic that previously had been filmed in black and white in 1917, 1934, and 1947 (the definitive version). This television adaptation was produced as a musical with an original score by Norman Sachs and Mel Mandel, but none of the songs appeared in the final print for reasons never explained.
Many Moons (1973) as Voice
Many Moons (1973) as Narration
Theatre Of Blood (1973) as Meredith Merridew
Using deaths from Shakespeare''''s plays, an actor takes revenge on the critics who panned his work.
When Eight Bells Toll (1971) as Uncle Arthur [Sir Arnold-Jones]
Lola (1971) as Judge Roxburgh
A 25-30-year old Hacienda-owner (David Hemmings) is misbehaving on women due to his traumatic youth; his mother (Alida Valli) covers him for his sadistic actions; however, when he wants the daughter of the mansion supervisor to serve for him, things seem to get totally out of hand. He 'tames' her, but when 'tamed' and finally married, the young woman (Andrea Rau) soon becomes the dominating person in the family.
Cromwell (1970) as Earl of Manchester
A Puritan leader sparks a revolution in 17th century England.
Song of Norway (1970) as Berg
Doctor in Trouble (1970) as Captain George Spratt
Dr.Burke is in love with Ophelia but doesn't have time to propose to her as she leaves for a cruise to the Mediterranean. Also on board the cruise ship is an old school chum of Burke's who plays 'Dr.Dare' in a very popular TV series and who women flock to. Burke (Phillips) decides to join the cruise, but is first apprehended as a stowaway, and then becomes the captain's steward. For Burke, trying to talk to Ophelia is a hard enough task, but he meets some funny characters on board, such as a pools winner and a very stubborn captain.
The Trygon Factor (1969) as Hubert Hamlyn
Sinful Davey (1969) as Duke of Argyll
Love complicates a 19th-century Scot''''s efforts to follow in his father''''s criminal footsteps.
Hot Millions (1968) as Caesar Smith
A computer whiz and his pregnant girlfriend set out to rob a massive corporation.
Finders Keepers (1967) as Colonel Roberts
Woman Times Seven (1967) as Dr. Xavier
Seven mini-stories of adultery: "Funeral Possession," a wayward widow at her husband's funeral; "Amateur Night," angry wife becomes streetwalker out of revenge; "Two Against One," seemingly prudish girl turns out otherwise; "Super Simone," wife vainly attempts to divert her over-engrossed writer husband; "At the Opera," a battle over a supposedly exclusive dress; "Suicides," a death pact; "Snow," would-be suitor is actually a private detective hired by jealous husband.
Tender Scoundrel (1967) as Lord Swift
Hotel Paradiso (1966) as Henri Cot
Chaos results when a mild mannered man tries to have an affair with his neighbor's wife.
Way ... Way Out (1966) as Quonset
The Americans and Russians each have a two-person base on the Moon The Americans have had to keep replacing their astronaut teams because they quickly go crazy; they have been using only male astronauts on the unspoken assumption that this would avoid any possibility of impropriety. The Russians, as godless Communists, are under no such constraints, and their male-female team has remained well-adjusted At the start of the film, a male and female American astronaut team is sent up to replace the sex-starved all-male team. The government insists on them being married first to preserve morality. Most of the story revolves around the eventual consummation of this marriage of convenience, and around their relationship with their Russian neighbors, who keep casually dropping by.
A Study in Terror (1966) as Mycroft Holmes
Sherlock Holmes tries to unmask Jack the Ripper.
Genghis Khan (1965) as The Emperor of China
The Asian conqueror and his mentor vie for the same woman.
Life at the Top (1965) as Tiffield
After marrying the boss' daughter, a workingman begins to doubt his abilities.
Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines; or How I Flew From London to Paris in 25 Hours and 11 Minutes (1965) as Lord Rawnsley
An international air race is threatened by sabotage.
The Alphabet Murders (1965) as Hastings
Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates a series of murders committed in alphabetical order.
Agent 8 3/4 (1965) as Colonel Cunliffe
British Intelligence dupes an unemployed writer into thinking he''''s an industrial spy.
The Loved One (1965) as Sir Ambrose Abercrombie
An Englishman in Hollywood moves into the funeral business.
Of Human Bondage (1964) as Dr. Jacobs
A medical student risks his future when he falls for a low-class waitress.
Topkapi (1964) as Cedric Page
An international band of thieves plots to steal a priceless treasure from a heavily guarded museum.
The Boys (1963) as Lewis Montgomery
Ladies Who Do (1963) as Colonel Whitforth
Take Her, She's Mine (1963) as Pope-Jones
A father attempts to protect his college-age daughter from trouble which leads to scandal.
Murder at the Gallop (1963) as Hector Enderby
Elderly sleuth Miss Marple suspects foul play when an old friend is supposedly scared to death by a cat.
The Old Dark House (1963) as Roderick Femm
An eccentric millionaire invites a car salesman to visit his decaying family home.
Nine Hours to Rama (1963) as P. K. Mussadi
"Nine hours to Rama" depicts the life of Nathuram Godse the assassin of Mahatma Gandhi. How Godse planned the assassination is shown in the film. How he became a Hindu activist who (unfairly) blamed Gandhi for the killings of thousands of Hindus by Muslims is revealed in a series of flashbacks.
The Road to Hong Kong (1962) as The Leader
A pair of con men get mixed up in international intrigue and the space race.
Wonderful To Be Young! (1962) as Hamilton Black
Nicky and his friends find that their youth club is in danger of being flattened to make way for a new office block unless they can come up with £1500 to pay the new owner, the ruthless property tycoon Hamilton Black. To help raise the cash, Nicky records a song and his friends broadcast it via a pirate radio station, touting him as "The Mystery Singer" - the plan works and interest in their up and coming show is heightened by this new but unknown heart-throb. But Nicky has an even bigger secret and one that he cannot share, even with his girlfriend Toni... Hamilton Black is his father.
Oscar Wilde (1960)
A biographical look at the tumultuous life of the legendary playwright, poet, and wit.
Battle of the Sexes, The (1960) as Robert Macpherson
Man-eating businesswoman, Angela Barrows is sent by her US company to Edinburgh to investigate export opportunities. She meets businessman Robert MacPherson en route and he persuades her to help bring his company into the 20th century. The staff, lead by Mr. Martin, have other ideas and a battle between the old and new business methods breaks out.
The Sheriff of Fractured Jaw (1959) as Uncle Lucius [Tibbs]
A proper English gentleman, traveling in the American West, inadvertently stops an Indian attack on the stagecoach in which he is a passenger. When the stage gets to the nearest town, the raucous Fractured Jaw--which is being plagued by unruly cowbys, bandits and marauding Indians--the story spreads, and he is appointed sheriff.
The Doctor's Dilemma (1959) as Sir Ralph Bloomfield-Bonington
A woman tries to convince the medical profession to save her husband despite his lack of character.
Libel (1959) as Sir Wilfred
A former POW is accused of being an impostor.
The Journey (1959) as Hugh Deverill
A Communist officer falls hard for a married woman trying to escape from Hungary.
Law and Disorder (1958) as Judge Crichton
Around the World in 80 Days (1956) as Ralph, a governor of the Bank of England
A Victorian gentleman bets that he can beat the world's record for circling the globe.
Quentin Durward (1955) as King Louis XI
A gallant Scots knight falls in love with his uncle's future wife.
Beau Brummell (1954) as King George III
An English Don Juan courts the Prince of Wales'''' favor while romancing his way through society.
The Good Die Young (1954) as Sir Francis Ravenscourt
Four thieves think back on the problems that led them to a daring heist.
Beat the Devil (1954) as Petersen
A group of con artists stake their claim on a bogus uranium mine.
Rainbow Jacket, The (1954) as Lord Logan
An ex-champoin horseracing jockey finds a young protege through whom he wishes to relive his glory days.
Final Test, The (1953)
Sam Palmer is a cricket player who is playing his last matches of his career. His son, Jackson, is a poet who disappoints Sam by not attending his next-to-last game. Then Jackson is suddenly invited to the home of Alexander Whitehead. Jackson fears he will miss Sam's last game - but it turns out that Alexander is a cricket fan.
Melba (1953) as Oscar Hammerstein
The highly fictionalized story of Nellie Melba, Australian-born soporano who rose to operatic fame in the latter part of the 19th century and who had a desert and form of dry toast (true) named after her. In her film debut, the Metropolitan opera's Patrice Munsel, plays the title role in a film that primarily strings together eight excerts from well-known operas as well as one or two lighter numbers and a montage of famous opera personalities featuring the chorus of the Covent Garden Opera and members of the Sadler Wells Ballet. The story follows the career of Melba from the time she left her father's Australian cattle ranch and a suitor to travel to Paris to get her voice training, and picks up another suitor. She debuts in Brussells and is a smash hit followed by international fame. The suitor from Australia shows up in Monte Carlo, marries her and soon is cast in the role of "Mr. Melba" until he can take it no longer and returns to Australia, while Melba decides her voice belongs to the world and sadly goes on alone.
Curtain Up (1952)
Outcast of the Islands (1951) as Almayer
Friends and family search for a British expatriate adrift in Malaysia.
The African Queen (1951) as The Brother [Rev. Samuel Sayer]
A grizzled skipper and a spirited missionary take on the Germans in Africa during World War I.
The Romance of Rosy Ridge (1947) as Blue pants Northerner
A farmer's daughter falls in love with a man who fought against her family in the Civil War.
The Young Mr. Pitt (1943) as Charles James Fox
This Was Paris (1942) as Van Der Stuyl
On the eve of the Nazi occupation, spies in Paris try to outguess each other.
Major Barbara (1941)
A munitions manufacturer tries to reconcile with his revivalist daughter.
Marie Antoinette (1938) as King Louis XVI
Lavish biography of the French queen who "let them eat cake."

Writer (feature film)

Return to Yesterday (1940) as Play As Source Material ("Goodness How Sad")
Wartime dilema: Robert Maine is torn between returning to the glamour of Hollywood and working with a small theatre company in England. When she falls in love with Maine, Carol has the same dilemma. Could this be symbolic of those actors who had to decide whether to stay in Hollywood or come to help the old country ?

Cast (special)

Marilyn Monroe: The Final Days (2001) as Timmy ("Something'S Got To Give")
Documentary about the final days of Marilyn Monroe, including an account of the making and eventual abandonment in 1962 of the last film on which Monroe worked -- "Something's Got to Give" The program includes the world television premiere of a 37-minute reconstruction of the footage shot for this u
Deadly Game (1982)
The story of Howard Trapp, an American salesman, who seeks shelter from a snowstorm at a remote Swiss mountain cabin and becomes involved in a deadly game of life and death with three eccentric, retired criminal lawyers who entertain themselves by conducting trials -- in Trapp's case, accusing him o

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Around the World in 80 Days (1989)
When Phileas Fogg makes the claim that nineteenth century technology could enable a man to circumnavigate the globe in only 80 days, he's taken up on his bet. He then sets out to see the world by train, boat and hot air balloon
War and Remembrance (1988)
A 12-part miniseries continuing Herman Wouk's epic two-volume saga which began with "The Winds of War." The first 17-hour installment begins one week after Pearl Harbor. The family of career naval officer Captain Victor "Pug" Henry is scattered around the globe. Pug and his son, Byron, are fighting
Alice in Wonderland (1985)
Sometimes she's too big. Or much too small. Sometimes things are backwards. And there's always too much pepper in the soup. Nothing is quite right since Alice chased a very unusual White Rabbit and stumbled into an adventure that grows curiouser and curiouser.

Cast (short)

Another Romance of Celluloid (1938)
This short film provides a look at the movie making process and a tour of various studio stages.

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