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Also Known As: Died: February 2, 1995
Born: October 5, 1919 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Nottinghamshire, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

In and Out of Fashion (1998)
An autobiography of William Klein, Parisian-based American photographer which strings together his abstract paintings, mold-breaking reportage, inventive fashion photos and excerpts from his feature films.
Arabian Knight (1995)
Tack, a humble cobbler, accidentally earns the enmity of evil sorcerer Zigzag, but Princess Yum Yum intercedes on his behalf. Zigzag turns to warlord One-Eye to topple King Nod, and Tack suddenly finds himself defending Baghdad.
Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995)
The sixth entry in the series has Dr. Sam Loomis once again in pursuit of the homicidal Michael Myers. Now driven by a satanic power, Myers chases his grown niece and her child to his midwestern hometown of Haddonfield. Although the town is trying to overcome it''s past history of nightmarish bloodletting, a local radio shock jock is stirring things up again and the unlucky residents of Myers'' former house are turning up dead.
Guinevere (1994) as Merlin
A retelling of the legend of Camelot. With the fate of her country at stake, Queen Guinevere foresakes her true love, Lancelot, to marry King Arthur.
Advocate, The (1994)
Set in medieval France. A young Parisian lawyer moves to the provinces and finds himself caught up in sexual, political and religious intrigue as he is cajoled into defending a very unusual client on murder charges.
Big Freeze, The (1993)
In a small town on the coldest day of the coldest month ever recorded, two inept plumbers are called upon to fix the pipes at an old actors' home.
Dien Bien Phu (1992)
The famous battle of Dien Bien Phu from the points-of-view of soldiers and an American war reporter.
American Rickshaw (1991)
After inadvertently befriending an ageless witch, a young student helps her save a legendary Boar Statue from the clutches of a ruthless televangelist.
Shadows And Fog (1991)
A meek bookkeeper tries to save a runaway circus performer from a serial killer.
Miliardi (1991) as Ripa
Greed and cynicism infest a conflict over a family business in the world of Italian high society.
Buried Alive (1990)
A beautiful teacher, suffering from hallucinations, narrates the tale of a psychotic doctor who preys on young women residing in his asylum.
Casablanca Express (1990)
Plot to kidnap Winston Churchill is foiled by American commando.
Ten Little Indians (1989)
Ten guests of a mysterious host are travelling together on African safari, though none of of them know why they have been invited. As they begin to be murdered, one by one, the remaining survivors begin to suspect that one of them is the killer.
Blade on the Feather (1989) as Jason Cavendish
River of Death (1989)
A Nazi doctor conducts experiments to create a virus that will cause havoc worldwide.
Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers (1989)
Having survived last year's shootings, Michael Myers returns with a vengeance, forming a plan to lure his niece out of the children's hospital where she's long been a patient and kill her.
Ground Zero (1988) as Prosper Gaffney
An Australian cameraman discovers that his father's death is due to British nuclear testing in the 1950's.
Nosferatu a Venezia (1988) as Don Alvise
Nosferatu is called forth by a professor of vampirism and hunted down.
Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988)
Michael Myers escapes from the sanitarium, and returns to Haddonfield, Illinois to search for his only living relative.
Phantom of Death (1988)
A concert pianist with a rare disease that rapidly ages him, starts killing people at random.
Hanna's War (1988)
Biographical drama of Hungarian martyr Hannah Senesh, who was executed by the Nazis in 1944.
Spettri (1987) as Professor Lasky
Prince of Darkness (1987)
When a group of graduate students and scientists discovers an ancient canister containing an evil-looking liquid in an abandoned church, all hell breaks loose--literally!
To Kill a Stranger (1987) as Colonel Kostik
Christina Carver is visiting her husband, a television reporter on location in a Latin American dictatorship. After Christina is in a car accident, a Colonel Kostik is helpful to her, and she brings him home. When he tries to rape her, Christina kills the colonel in self-defense, and then tries to c
Warrior Queen (1987)
Berenice, mistress of the Roman emperor, fights to rescue a young captive girl.
Fuga Dall'inferno (1987)
An American, trying to get his Vietnamese son out of Vietnam, is taken for a spy and captured by the Russians. His son frees him, and they both escape.
Breed Apart, A (1986) as J P Whittier
Corsican Brothers, The (1985) as Chancellor
An adaptation of the Dumas novel of revenge and love on nineteenth century Corsica, and the feud between two families caught up in a centuries-old tradition of vendetta. The drama focuses on twin brothers, Louis and Lucien da Franchi, who, despite personalilty differences, share an uncanny physical
Sotto il Vestito Niente (1985) as Inspector
A forest ranger from Yellowstone, Wyoming goes to the high-fashion modelling world of Milan, Italy in search of his twin sister, whom he "feels" something horrible has happened to.
Tesoro del Amazones, El (1985) as Klaus
Arch Of Triumph (1985) as Haake
Anthony Hopkins and Lesley-Anne Down, who earlier had played Quasimodo and Esmeralda in the TV-movie version of "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" three years earlier, have the roles taken in the 1948 film adaptation of the Remarque novel by Charles Boyer and Ingrid Bergman as somewhat unlikely lovers in
Creepers (1985) as John Mcgregor
Where Is Parsifal? (1984) as Mackintosh
House of Usher, The (1983)
A dying English aristocrat plots to impregnate a beautiful young woman in order to carry on his family name.
Witness for the Prosecution (1982) as Mr Myers
With its high-powered cast, this remake of Billy Wilder's 1957 screen classic offers Ralph Richardson in his final TV role, as the shrewd but ill-tempered defense counsel, and Deborah Kerr in her first, as the garrulous nurse with the thankless task of seeing to his well-being. The ubiquitous John G
Computercide (1982) as George Dettler
Sci-fi pilot, filmed in 1977 as "The Final Eye," about the last private detective on Earth, who is hired to find a missing scientist in the year 1996, last seen by his daughter on Eden Isle, the utopian paradise he founded.
Alone in the Dark (1982)
Four escaped lunatics invade a doctor's home.
Escape From New York (1981)
Set in the future, Manhattan becomes a prison and an ex-bank robber is in charge of rescuing the president.
Monster Club, The (1981)
Hammer Studios house director Roy Ward Baker ("Five Million Years to Earth," "The Vault of Horror") lured scare maestros Vincent Price and John Carridine out of retirement for this hit-and-miss anthology of three horror stories, all linked together by the goings-on at the Monster Club, a discoteque for vampiric types. Price plays the dance club''s head vampire, and Carradine is curious horror author Ronald Chetwynd-Hayes.
Halloween II (1981)
Shaken and injured from her battle with unkillable psycho Michael Myers, Laurie Strode is taken to the Haddonfield Hospital for observation, while Dr. Sam Loomis continues his desperate search for his monstrous patient. After slashing his way through the town, Myers manages to track Laurie to the hospital. Numerous night-shift employees are slaughtered in a variety of gruesome ways as Myers closes in on his fixation.
Gold Of The Amazon Women (1979) as Clarence Blasko
Two fortune hunters searching for treasure in the South American jungles stumble upon a primitive society of statuesque women, descendants of a legendary warrior tribe who follow the pair back to present-day Manhattan. Anita Ekberg, screen sex queen of the 1950s, returned to moviemaking in this one
Dracula (1979) as Seward
When a schooner is wrecked off Whitby the only survivor is Count Dracula who has arrived with large amounts of Transylvanian soil to take up residence in Carfax Abbey. He makes friends with Dr Seward who runs the local asylum and with his daughter Lucy, her friend Mina, and with Jonathan Harker, Lucy's solicitor fiance. But almost immediately, Mina dies from loss of blood, and just possibly this may not be a coincidence.
Better Late Than Never (1979)
A feisty senior citizen (Harold Gould) who refuses to abide by the rules in a stodgy retirement home leads a revolt against the dour head of the house (Tyne Daly). Originally, this one was called "Never Too Young," and its title song was sung by an uncredited Fred Astaire. Then it was retitled "Darn
Good Luck, Miss Wyckoff (1979) as Dr Steiner
All Quiet on the Western Front (1979) as Kantorek
Highly-acclaimed remake of the 1930 film classic about a young generation's disillusionment and eventual destruction by war. Richard Thomas and Ernest Borgnine took the roles played in the original by Lew Ayres and Louis Wolheim. This version received seven Emmy Award nominations: Outstanding Drama,
Tomorrow Never Comes (1978)
Coming back from an extended business trip, Frank discovers that his girlfriend Janie is now working at a new resort hotel where the owner has given her a permanent place to stay, as well as other gifts, in exchange for her affections. In the course of fighting over this development, tensions between Frank and Janie escalate out of control until he is holding her hostage in a standoff with the police. As the negotiators try to talk Frank into giving himself up, the desperate man feels himself being pushed further and further into a corner.
Night Creature (1978) as Axel Macgregor
A big-game hunter brings a killer leopard to his private island and turns it loose so he can hunt it down. However, unexpected visitors arrive at the island and interrupt his hunt. Meanwhile, the leopard begins to hunt the inhabitants of the island.
Halloween (1978) as Dr Sam Loomis
Michael Myers has been in an institution since he was a young boy, after murdering his sister. Now he's escaped and is heading back home to terrorise the quiet community which still rememebers him.
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1978) as Bd Brockhurst
A small town band makes it big, but loses track of their roots, as they get caught up into the big-time machinations of the music biz. Now, they must thwart a plot to destroy their home town. Built around the music of the beatles, this musical uses some big name groups like Peter Frampton and Aerosmith.
Power Play (1978)
Defection of Simas Kudirka, The (1978) as Captain Vladimir Popov
A fact-based drama about the Lithuanian seaman who made an abortive attempt for freedom in 1970 by leaping from a Russian ship to the deck of an American Coast Guard cutter in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Director David Lowell Rich and editor John A. Martinelli each received an Emmy Award for this fil
Uncanny, The (1977) as Valentine De'Ath ("Hollywood 1936")
Wilbur Gray, a horror writer, has stumbled upon a terrible secret, that cats are supernatural creatures who really call the shots. In a desperate attempt to get others to believe him, Wilbur spews three tales of feline horror.
Telefon (1977)
A Russian agent travels to the U.S. to stop a crazed defector from triggering human time bombs.
Oh, God! (1977)
A grocer is selected by God to help spread a message.
Goldenrod (1977)
A once-successful champion of the Western Canadian rodeo circuit in the '50s is crippled in the ring, ending his winning streak and breaking up his marriage. Left with responsibility of raising two young sons after his wife deserts him, he finds his life changing when he discovers strength and direc
Choice of Weapons, A (1976)
A group of British aristocrats, who call themselves "Knights of Avalon", isn't content with the system of justice and executes judgment themselves. Instead of just killing the people they believe guilty, they give 'em a chance in traditional combat. When one day Sir Grifford witnesses their sessions, they have to remove him too. His son and heir, Sir John from America, starts to investigate with help from Ms. Marion and Colonel Cook from Scotland Yard.
Last Tycoon, The (1976)
1930s studio executive Monroe Starr makes high money deals, calms nervous stars and carries on an affair. F. Scott Fitzgerald is said to have based the character on MGM legend Irving Thalberg.
The Eagle Has Landed (1976) as Heinrich Himmler
German paratroopers land covertly in England during World War II.
Passover Plot, The (1976) as Pontius Pilate
Dramatization of the controversial best-seller that posits an alternate version of the birth of Christianity. In this version, Jesus planned for His crucifixion by taking a drug that would simulate death. After His unconscious body was placed in the tomb, a religious sect known as the Zealots would secretly steal Christ's body from the tomb, then spread the rumor that He had risen, thus fulfilling Biblical prophecy.
Escape to Witch Mountain (1975)
An unscrupulous millionaire tries to catch two mysterious children with super powers.
The Devil Within Her (1975) as Dr Finch
A pregnant woman learns she is about to give birth to Satan's child.
Count of Monte Cristo, The (1975) as Danglars
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.
Hearts of the West (1975) as A J Nietz
An aspiring western novelist in thirties Hollywood becomes a low-budget cowboy star.
Mutation, The (1974) as Dr Nolter
Students have been going missing from the local college, and the one person who knows what's happened to them is Dr. Noller, a rogue biologist. Not satisfied with the pace of natural selection in driving evolution, Noller wants to push things further by creating his own genetically engineered creations. Having already created some amazing specimins by mixing the DNA of plants and animals, the doctor has now set his sights higher, and want to work on modifying humans, as well.
Black Windmill, The (1974) as Harper
A British agent's son is kidnapped and held for a ransom of diamonds. The agent finds out that he can't even count on the people he thought were on his side to help him, so he decides to track down the kidnappers himself.
Deathline (1973)
Tunnel dwellers use the London Underground as a hunting ground.
Columbo: Any Old Port in a Storm (1973)
Post Hurricane Katrina New Orleans - a place seething with extreme violence fueled by a crime wave gone out of control. Brutal Mexican drug lord Santiago Rodriguez busts out of jail with the help of his uncle, the head of the Catalina Cartel. But his escape is not for free. Its price is $15 million
Tales That Witness Madness (1973) as Dr Tremayne ("Clinic") Scene
Dr Tremayne is an enigmatic Psychiatrist running a Futuristic asylum housing four very special cases. Visited by colleague Nicholas, Tremayne explains his amazing and controversial theories as to why each of the four patients went mad... cue four distinct tales each with a different set of characters: 'Mr Tiger' tells of Paul, the troubled young son of prosperous but constantly bickering and unlovely parents, and the boy's 'imaginary' friend, a tiger. 'Penny Farthing' tells of Timothy, an antique store owner propelled backwards in time by a penny-farthing bicycle in his shop, all the while being watched over by the constantly changing photograph of Uncle Albert. 'Mel' tells of Brian, a man who brings home an old dead tree and prominently displays it in his living room as a work of art. His fiery wife Bella soon becomes jealous of the tree, which the husband has lovingly named Mel, and it seems to be developing a will of its own. 'Luau' tells of Auriol, a flamboyant literary agent who will do anything to impress her sinister new client, though he seems more interested in Auriol's beautiful and precocious young daughter Ginny. Ginny sneaks off on holiday while Auriol plans a sumptuous feast for her client.
Wedding in White (1973) as Jim
Seaweed Children, The (1973) as Malachi
An orphaned girl, the subject of scorn from local villagers, ekes out a meager living harvesting seawood from the cove beneath her crippled grandfather's cottage.
The Pied Piper (1972) as Baron
Innocent Bystanders (1972) as Loomis
Jerusalem File, The (1971) as Samuels
An American archeology student sets up a tragic meeting between some moderate Arab nationalists and a group of Israeli students in an attempt to better Arab-Israeli relations in the aftermath of the Six Day War.
Kidnapped (1971) as Ebenezer Balfour
When young David Balfour arrives at his uncle's bleak Scottish house to claim his inheritance his relative first tries to murder him then has him shipped off to be sold as a slave in the colonies. Fortunately for the lad he strikes up a friendship with Alan Breck escaping from Bonnie Prince Charlie's defeat at Culludon. When the ship's captain tries to kill Breck for his money the two manage to get to land and set out for Edinburgh dodging the ruthless Redcoats.
THX 1138 (1971) as SEN [5241]
Two residents of a mechanized future plot to escape to freedom.
Outback (1971) as Doc Tydon
John Grant, a young teacher whose overnight stay in a rough outback mining town extends to a five-day nightmarish odyssey of drinking, gambling, hunting and more drinking, plunging him toward his own destruction.
Mister Freedom (1970) as Dr. Freedom
Soldier Blue (1970) as Isaac Q. Cumber
After a cavalry group is massacred by the Cheyenne, only two survivors remain: Honus, a naive private devoted to his duty, and Cresta, a young woman who had lived with the Cheyenne two years and whose sympathies lie more with them than with the US government. Together, they must try to reach the cavalry's main base camp. As they travel onward, Honus is torn between his growing affection for Cresta, and his disgust for her anti-American beliefs. They reach the cavalry campsite on the eve of an attack on a Cheyenne village, where Honus will learn which side has really been telling him the truth.
Mr. Freedom (1969)
Mr. Freedom, a pro-America superhero who fights for God and country by beating, robbing, raping and killing anyone who looks like they might disagree with him. When he hears that France is in danger of falling to the Commies, Mr. Freedom heads overseas to set things right. When the welcome he receives isn't quite as warm as he expected, he gives up hope of steering the French away from the Reds and decides to salvage what he can by destroying the entire country.
The Madwoman of Chaillot (1969) as The prospector
An eccentric Parisian woman''''s optimistic perception of life begins to sound more rational than the rather traditional beliefs of others.
Will Penny (1968) as Preacher Quint
An Oregon ranchhand finds that his mountain cabin has been appropriated by a woman and her son.
The Night of the Generals (1967) as General Kahlenberge
A Nazi officer tries to catch a serial killer attacking prostitutes.
Matchless (1967) as Andreanu
A dashing reporter with a magic ring and a secret chemical formula fights off enemy agents.
You Only Live Twice (1967) as Ernst Stavro Blofeld
James Bond investigates a series attacks in space that could lead to nuclear war.
Eye of the Devil (1967) as Père Dominic
A French nobleman deserts his wife because of an ancient family secret.
Cul-de-Sac (1966) as George
A wounded criminal and his dying partner take refuge at a beachfront castle. The owners of the castle, a meek Englishman and his willful French wife, are initially the unwilling hosts to the criminals. Quickly, however, the relationships between the criminal, the wife, and the Englishman begin to shift in humorous and bizarre fashion.
Fantastic Voyage (1966) as Dr. Michaels
A team of scientists shrinks to remove a blood clot from the brain of a defecting scientist.
The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) as The Devil
All-star epic retelling of Christ''''s life.
The Hallelujah Trail (1965) as Oracle Jones
Indians, soldiers and temperance women fight to control a wagon train hauling whiskey across the West.
The Guest (1964) as Davies
Two cynical and eerily misanthropic brothers hire an older caretaker to look after their flat and they slowly begin to psychologically menace him.
Dr. Crippen (1964) as Dr. Hawley Harvey Crippen
The real-life story of a doctor who was hanged in London in 1910 for poisoning his wife.
The Hands of Orlac (1964) as Coates
A pianist has a transplant operation that gives him a new pair of hands. Unfortunately, the hands belonged to a murderer, and he finds the hands starting to take over his life and commit crimes. A seedy magician suspects what is happening and tries to blackmail him.
The Great Escape (1963) as [Flt. Lt. Colin] Blythe "The Forger"
Thrown together by the Germans, a group of captive Allied troublemakers plot a daring escape.
Lisa (1962) as Sergeant Wolters
A Dutch Jewish who has survived the horror of Auschwitz seeks the aid of a police inspector to leave Holland for Israel.
What a Carve Up! (1962) as Mr. Sloane
Ernie's uncle Gabriel has just died but to claim his inheritance he must spend the night in the ancestral home with the rest of his relatives. Before long the guests begin to drop dead.
Mania (1961) as William Hare
Edinburgh surgeon Dr. Robert Knox requires cadavers for his research into the functioning of the human body; local ne'er-do-wells Burke and Hare find ways to provide him with fresh specimens...
No Love for Johnnie (1961) as Roger Renfrew
A British politician is torn between winning an election and being true to the woman he loves.
The Risk (1961) as Brown
A government team researching cures for plague find their results put on the Official Secrets list. One of their number is so incensed by this that he lets the maimed and jealous companion of a female colleague draw him into what, technically, could be a treasonable act.
Battle of the Sexes, The (1960) as Irwin Hoffman
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.
Big Day, The (1960)
Sonny Koufax is a slacker, working only part time and hanging around New York, having collected a big payout after a car accident. Then 5-year-old Julian turns up, claiming to be the son of his roommate Kevin. But Kevin disclaims all knowledge and leaves for a work assignment in China, leaving Sonny
Hell Is a City (1960) as Gus Hawkins
Committed but seen-it-all police inspector Martineau rightly guesses that after a violent jailbreak a local criminal will head home to Manchester to pick up the spoils from his last job. Martineau is soon investigating a murder during a street robbery which seems to lead back to the same villain. Concentrating on the case and using his local contacts to try and track the gang down, he is aware he is not keeping his own personal life together as well as he might.
Killers of Kilimanjaro (1960) as Captain
An American engineer fights to build the first railroad through East Africa.
Sons and Lovers (1960) as Pappleworth
The son of a working-class British mining family has dreams of pursuing an art career, but when he strikes up an affair with an older woman from the town it enrages his jealous mother.
Look Back in Anger (1959) as Hurst
An embittered young man spews venom on all around him, particularly his upper-class wife.
Wind Cannot Read, The (1958) as Doctor
A Royal Air Force officer in Burma during the early days of WWII, is transferred to India to learn Japanese so he can become an interrogator of prisoners of war.
All at Sea (1958) as Cashier
When he''''s stricken with seasickness, the last of a family of sailors takes charge of a decaying amusement pier.
Stowaway Girl (1957)
The captain of an old freighter falls madly in love with a girl smuggled on board by one of his crewmen.
Decision Against Time (1957) as Crabtree
A test pilot thinks back on his past as he fights to survive a burning plane.
1984 (1956) as Parsons
In a futuristic, state-run society controlled by "Big Brother" in which love is outlawed, employee of the state Winston Smith falls for Julia, and is tortured and brainwashed for his crime.
Nineteen Eighty-Four (1956)
Post nuclear dystopic vision set in London in which the government controls everything, sex is illegal and everyone's paranoia is founded in reality.
Value For Money (1955)
A young man from Yorkshire inherits a sizeable legacy from his millionaire father. He decides to try the nightlife of London and meets a young girl performing in a nightclub. She intends to take him for all he's got and he's quite happy to be taken.
The Beachcomber (1955) as Tromp
A female missionary teams with a drunken beachcomber to save a South Seas island during an epidemic.

Music (feature film)

Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1978) as Song Performer ("I Want You (She'S So Heavy)")
A small town band makes it big, but loses track of their roots, as they get caught up into the big-time machinations of the music biz. Now, they must thwart a plot to destroy their home town. Built around the music of the beatles, this musical uses some big name groups like Peter Frampton and Aerosmith.

Cast (special)

Signs and Wonders (1996)
The young daughter of a British vicar is lured from her family by a sinister religious cult in California. Her mother contacts an "exit counselor" in an attempt to deprogram the girl. Meanwhile, her father bemoans his loss of faith and lack of parishoners, and takes out his frustrations with whiskey
Scoop (1990) as Lord Copper
A presentation of "Masterpiece Theatre" based on Evelyn Waugh's satire about London's Fleet Street. In a mix-up of names, the "Daily Beast" sends its nerdy nature columnist, William Boot, off to cover a war that either is -- or is not -- being waged in Ishmaelia, an obscure African nation.
Miss Marple: A Caribbean Mystery (1990)
A two-part television drama about Agatha Christie's deceptively frail detective Jane Marple, who finds herself bored with life among the idle rich on a resort hideaway in the Caribbean. When a certain Major Palgrave is found murdered, she fears she may have difficulty pointing the police in the righ
Room, The (1987)
A dramatization, taken directly from Harold Pinter's one-act play, about the uncontrollable rage, followed by blinding terror, which occurs when a frightened woman's home is invaded by a mysterious young couple, a shaken landlord and an ominous blind man with a message.
Doctor Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1973) as Smudge
A musical adaptation of the 1887 novel by Robert Louis Stevenson. The story of Henry Jekyll, a doctor who develops a potion that changes human personality and transforms him into an evil being he names Edward Hyde. See also "The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde."

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Black Arrow (1985)
Master of the Game (1984)
Sidney Sheldon's colorful, best-selling saga of a dynasty that made a fortune in diamonds was the basis of this three-part miniseries spanning over a century, beginning with a young Scotsman (Ian Charleson) going to South Africa to seek his fortune and vowing revenge against the local merchant (Dona
French Atlantic Affair, The (1979)
There's terror on the high seas when cult leader Telly Savalas and his fanatic followers, among whom is devoted Shelley Winters, seize a luxury liner commanded by Louis Jourdan and hold a stellar roster of film and TV luminaries for a ransom of $70 million in gold. Chad Everett is a successful novel
Dark Secret of Harvest Home, The (1978) as Voice
A suspense drama chronicling the events that beset a New York commercial artist when he and his wife and daughter move to a rustic New England village they once visited during their travels, only to find a ritualistic lifestyle full of foreboding secrets.
Jesus of Nazareth (Do Not Use) (1977)
A reverent and beautiful retelling of the biblical tale with an all-star cast, winning Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Drama (1977-78) and for James Farentino as Best Supporting Actor in a Drama. Subsequently expanded to eight hours over four nights.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Great Escape II: Untold Story, The (1988)
A two-part miniseries, which continues the WW II story detailed in the 1963 theatrical release, "The Great Escape." The project is based on the final section of the novel "The Great Escape" (not included in the film), which involves the trackdown and roundup that took place after the war, of the Ge

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