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Richard Harris

Richard Harris


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Also Known As: Died: October 25, 2002
Born: October 1, 1930 Cause of Death: Hodgkin's Disease
Birth Place: Limerick, IE Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Kaena: The Prophecy (2004) as Voice Of Opaz
Axis, the "tree world's" life is in danger. Its sap has almost run out and its people's efforts to implore the gods are in vain. Keana has strange visions and she is convinced that Axis is calling for her help. Kaena, a young girl with the heart of a rebel, will defy her tribe's taboos and the Grand
Count of Monte Cristo, The (2002) as Abbe Faria
Dashing young sailor Edmond Dantes is a guileless and honest man, whose peaceful life and plans to marry the beautiful Mercedes are abruptly shattered when his best friend Fernand, who wants Mercedes for himself, deceives him. Set up to be unlawfully sentenced to the infamous island prison of Chatea
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002) as Albus Dumbledore
Harry Potter has not had a good summer. Not only has he had to put up with his overbearing Aunt Petunia and Uncle Vernon Dursley and their dread of his magical abilities, but it seems as if Harry's best friends Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger have forgotten him as they haven't replied to a single o
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001) as Albus Dumbledore
Harry Potter has learned to live with his bullying Uncle Vernon, his callous Aunt Petunia and the constant whining of his greedy, spoiled cousin Dudley. He's even learned to live with sleeping in the cupboard under the stairs. Harry's relatives have just as reluctantly learned to live with the unwel
My Kingdom (2001)
A powerful dynasty, headed by a charismatic, manipulative father, falls when he decides to hand over his criminal empire to his three corrupt and power-hungry daughters. Kath runs a brothel down by the docks, Tracy owns a soccer team and Jo, a former junkie--and prostitute--rejects her inheritance,
Gladiator (2000) as Marcus Aurelius
A Roman officer betrayed by the emperor leads a gladiator''''s rebellion.
Gladiator (Theatrical) (2000)
Tree is a self-centered co-ed who wakes up on the morning of her birthday in the bed of a one-night stand. Stumbling back to her sorority, she rushes through the routine of an average student. But as she encounters everything from activists on the quad to a fling with a professor, she can't help but
Grizzly Falls (1999) as Old Harry
Tyrone learns a lesson in the meaning of fatherly love when his son Harry is carried off into the Canadian Rockies by an enormous grizzly bear after Tyrone captures her two cubs. While Tyrone and a half-Indian tracker by the name of Joshua McTavish Standing Bear try to locate Harry, the boy learns t
To Walk With Lions (1999)
The true story of John Fitzjohn, the real life drifter who lived with George and Joy Adamson and became a leader in the worldwide conservation movement.
Barber of Siberia, The (1999) as Douglas Mccracken
Jane Callahan travels to Russia in the late 19th Century to help a man who may be her father with his new invention. He has made a logging machine, which he hopes will transform the forests of Siberia, and needs support from the Grand Duke. Jane meets and falls in love with a young army cadet, Andre
Hunchback, The (1997)
Remake of the "Hunchback of Notre Dame," based on Victor Hugo''s gothic tale of a hunchback-bellringer in medieval Paris who falls in love with a gypsy girl. The story is told from the perspective of Esmeralda, whose charms so bewitch three flawed men that they destroy one another.
This is the Sea (1997) as Old Man Jacobs
The Protestants and Catholics of West Belfast are adversaries in an intractable conflict that has turned Northern Ireland into a war zone for generations. But it is now 1994 and Northern Ireland is tentatively enjoying a truce, so there is a glimmer of hope for the first time in decades. Hazel Stoke
Smilla's Sense Of Snow (1997)
Half Greenlandic Inuit and half American, Smilla Jaspersen has been torn between two worlds her entire life -- the world in which she lives and the world that she remembers. Brought to Copenhagen from Greenland by her father at the tender age of six, Smilla has never felt truly at home in her adopte
Trojan Eddie (1996) as John Power
John Power is the leader of the local travellers who has settled into small-town life with a fancy car and string of business interests. Trojan Eddie has worked for Power since leaving prison and is employed as a salesman. Selling is what Eddie does best. From the back of his Trojan van, Eddie sell
Cry, The Beloved Country (1995)
A South African preacher sets out to find his wayward son who has committed a crime in the big city.
Savage Hearts (1994)
A modern tale of revenge and mistaken identity with a young woman on the run, from the mob, after taking off with their money.
Wrestling Ernest Hemingway (1993) as Frank
Two lonely retirees become friends despite personal differences.
Silent Tongue (1993) as Prescott Roe
A ghost story of the Old West about an Indian woman, Silent Tongue, raped years earlier by a white medicine show charlatan, who haunts her plainsman husband.
Patriot Games (1992)
Vacationing with his wife and daughter in London, former CIA agent Jack Ryan steps in to stop the assassination of an English minister, killing a terrorist in the process. The terrorist's brother also happens to be an IRA radical and stalks Ryan back to the United States for revenge. A high-stakes g
Unforgiven (1992)
A retired gunslinger straps on the six-guns one more time to battle a corrupt town boss.
Ruby Dreams (1990)
Field, The (1990) as Bull Mccabe
When the field he doesn't own, but has teneded to lovingly for years, is threatened with commercial development, a devout Irish farmer fiercely defends it.
King of the Wind (1990) as King George Ii
The story of a young Arab boy named Akba whose master allows him to raise an Arabian colt, Sham, after its mother dies. The boy and the horse are traded and sold many times. Eventually, they move to England where they live with an earl who would like one of his horses to win the famous Newmarket Rac
Mack the Knife (1989) as Mr Peachum
The well-known story, set during Queen Victoria's coronation, about an underworld thief who finds himself framed for a series of crimes he did not commit.
Martin's Day (1984) as Martin Steckert
Triumphs of a Man Called Horse (1982)
English aristocrat John Morgan was captured by the Sioux in 1825 and became the leader of their tribe, renamed Man Called Horse. Now his son, Koda, confronts the problem of greedy European prospectors who are threatening his people''s land and way of life.
Tarzan, The Ape Man (1981) as Parker
James Parker is in Africa looking for a mythical white ape when his wife dies. He is joined by his estranged daughter, Jane. Together, they learn this white ape is Tarzan, a man who was raised by apes in the jungle. Parker continues to hunt Tarzan, but now with the purpose of bringing him back to England, dead or alive. Tarzan responds to the situation by kidnapping Jane, and the two are fascinated by each other. When natives take Jane with the intent of sacrificing her, Tarzan springs into action.
Game For Vultures (1979) as David Swansey
Ravagers, The (1979)
In a dismal, post-apocalyptic world, a man is devastated after his wife is raped and murdered by a biker gang. He takes his revenge against one of them and leaves on the man''s motorcycle. When he comes across another survivor who has food and weapons, they team up with a young woman and the three begin traveling together. However, he finds that even with his new friends, he is still in danger from the bikers.
Last Word, The (1979) as Danny Travis
An inventor battles against local government in order to save his home from demolition.
Highpoint (1979) as Louis Kinney
Wild Geese, The (1978)
A British multinational seeks to overthrow a vicious dictator in central Africa. It hires a band of (largely aged) mercenaries in London and sends them in to save the virtuous but imprisoned opposition leader who is also critically ill and due for execution. Just when the team has performed a perfect rescue, the multinational does a deal with the vicious dictator leaving the mercenary band to escape under their own steam and exact revenge.
Gulliver's Travels (1977) as Gulliver
Golden Rendezvous (1977)
The Caribbean Star is a cargo ship and a gambling casino. While at sea, the ship is hijacked by mercenary Luis Carreras, who is controlled by some mysterious authority. Luis installs an atomic device in the vessel, and the passengers are held hostage, threatened with death unless he receives the go
The Cassandra Crossing (1977)
When a train''''s passengers are exposed to a deadly virus, it triggers an international incident.
The Return Of A Man Called Horse (1976) as John Morgan
An English lord who had once lived among the Indians returns to save his tribe from ruthless trappers.
Echoes Of A Summer (1976) as Eugene Striden
11-year-old Deirdre Striden has terminal cancer. During her family''s summer vacation in Nova Scotia, Deirdre tries to give her grief-stricken parents the courage they need to face the dreadful loss that her death will bring to them.
Robin And Marian (1976)
An aging Robin Hood comes home to resume his relationship with Maid Marian and his battles against the Sheriff of Nottingham.
Orca (1976)
A killer whale seeks vengeance for its mates murder by an unscrupulous seaman.
Juggernaut (1974)
Two demolitions experts race the clock to find and disarm a set of bombs placed on an ocean liner at sea.
The Deadly Trackers (1973)
A pacifist sheriff joins forces with a Mexican lawman to track a deadly bandit.
Man in the Wilderness (1971) as Zachary Bass
A Northwest frontiersman, in 1820, after being badly mauled by a bear is left for dead. He survives with a rare determination and comes to be looked upon as a God by the Indians.
A Man Called Horse (1970) as Lord John Morgan
A English lord kidnapped by Indians becomes a part of their tribe.
Cromwell (1970) as Oliver Cromwell
A Puritan leader sparks a revolution in 17th century England.
The Molly Maguires (1970) as James McParlan/McKenna
Life is rough in the coal mines of 1876 Pennsylvania. A secret group of Irish emigrant miners, known as the Molly Maguires, fights against the cruelty of the mining company with sabotage and murder. A detective, also an Irish emigrant, is hired to infiltrate the group and report on its members. But on which side do his sympathies lie?
Camelot (1967) as King Arthur
The romance between Guinevere and Lancelot destroys King Arthur''''s dream kingdom.
Caprice (1967) as Christopher White
Comedy-thriller starring Doris Day as an industrial designer who gets herself into a whole heap of trouble when she sells a secret cosmetics formula to a rival company in Paris.
Hawaii (1966) as Rafer Hoxworth
Missionaries to the Hawaiian Islands fight nature, disease and their own passions.
The Bible...In the Beginning (1966) as Cain
John Huston narrates this dramatization of the Book of Genesis.
The Heroes of Telemark (1966) as Knut Straud
Norwegian resistance fighters try to stop Nazi experiments in nuclear warfare.
Major Dundee (1965) as Capt. Benjamin Tyreen
Cavalry misfits cross the Mexican border to destroy an Indian outpost.
Red Desert (1965) as Corrado Zeller
A housewife fighting insanity becomes involved with a man passing through town.
Heroes of Telemark (To Be Deleted), The (1965) as Knut Straud
During World War II, two Norwegians uncover a Nazi plan to build nuclear weapons and are left to sabotage it on their own after a British invasion fails.
Alive and Kicking (1964) as
Three elderly ladies tire of living in an old people's home and when they heard that they are about to be separated, they make a bid for freedom. They escape to an island off the Irish coast and are about to occupy a group of cottages when the owner, an Irish millionaire, just returned from making his fortune in America, appears on the scene.
This Sporting Life (1963) as Frank Machin
A rugby player finds the violence in his professional life tainting his personal relationships.
Mutiny on the Bounty (1962) as John Mills
Lavish remake of the classic tale of the villainous Captain Bligh who drives his crew to revolt during a South Seas expedition.
The Guns of Navarone (1961) as Barnsby
A team of Allied saboteurs fight their way behind enemy lines to destroy a pair of Nazi guns.
The Long and the Short and the Tall (1961) as Corporal Johnstone
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 Night Fighters (1960) as Sean Reilly
An IRA member rebels against the groups efforts to help the Nazis during World War II.
The Wreck of the Mary Deare (1959) as Higgins
The skipper of a sunken ship stands trial for negligence.
Shake Hands with the Devil (1959) as Terence O'Brien
An Irish rebel leader becomes addicted to violence.

Writer (feature film)

On the Run (1967) as Screenwriter
The Main Chance (1966) as Screenwriter
Attempt To Kill (1966) as Screenwriter
Strange reports of people and pets being attacked by tomat s start flooding into law enforcement offices. When it is confirmed that a government experiment has gone wrong, resulting in the giant, mutated tomat s that are running amok in the suburbs, a special task force is created to stop the crazed
Strongroom (1962) as Orig idea
Strongroom (1962) as Screenwriter

Producer (feature film)

The Return Of A Man Called Horse (1976) as Executive Producer
An English lord who had once lived among the Indians returns to save his tribe from ruthless trappers.
Echoes Of A Summer (1976) as Executive Producer
11-year-old Deirdre Striden has terminal cancer. During her family''s summer vacation in Nova Scotia, Deirdre tries to give her grief-stricken parents the courage they need to face the dreadful loss that her death will bring to them.

Editing (feature film)

Chandler (1971) as Film Editor
A former private eye lands in hot water when he agrees to protect a government witness.

Music (feature film)

Trojan Eddie (1996) as Song Performer ("Don'T Laugh At Me 'Cos I'M A Fool")
John Power is the leader of the local travellers who has settled into small-town life with a fancy car and string of business interests. Trojan Eddie has worked for Power since leaving prison and is employed as a salesman. Selling is what Eddie does best. From the back of his Trojan van, Eddie sell
Echoes Of A Summer (1976) as Song Performer ("The Last Castle")
11-year-old Deirdre Striden has terminal cancer. During her family''s summer vacation in Nova Scotia, Deirdre tries to give her grief-stricken parents the courage they need to face the dreadful loss that her death will bring to them.
Echoes Of A Summer (1976) as Song
11-year-old Deirdre Striden has terminal cancer. During her family''s summer vacation in Nova Scotia, Deirdre tries to give her grief-stricken parents the courage they need to face the dreadful loss that her death will bring to them.
The Animal World (1956) as Music Editor
Navy Wife (1956) as Music Editor
The Magnificent Matador (1955) as Music Editor
Maureen O'Hara as the spoiled, rich, American preditor who falls head-over-heels for the brooding, tormented, about-to-retire matador, Luis Santos (Anthony Quinn) who has inexplicably run away prior to a corrida that was to occasion the "alternativa" of a young, up-and-coming bullfighter (Manuel Rojas). The mystery is solved 94 minutes later, after Maureen has conquered Tony and Tony has saved Marueen's life by caping a toro bravo with his plaid horse blanket.
The Big Sky (1952) as Music Editor
Trappers lead an expedition against river pirates and Indians along the Missouri River.

Cast (special)

AFI's 100 Years... 100 Stars, The (1999)
The American Film Institute salutes American screen legends, in honor of the 100th anniversary of American movies. The event features 50 of today's stars paying tribute to 50 American screen legends, 25 women and 25 men.
49th Annual Tony Awards, The (1995)
Live presentation of the 49th Annual Tony Awards, honoring excellence in the Broadway theater.
16th Annual CableACE Awards, The (1995)
Live presentation of the 16th Annual CableACE Awards, honoring excellence in cable television.
Great Kandinsky, The (1995)
A retired illusionist's comeback, after apparently learning the secret of "The Incredible Underwater Torture" trick, could have fatal consequences.
51st Annual Golden Globe Awards (1994)
Live presentation of the Golden Globe Awards for achievement in television and film by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.
Eastwood & Co. Making "Unforgiven" (1992)
A documentary on Clint Eastwood, as well as a behind-the-scenes look at the making of "Unforgiven," a western feature Eastwood stars in and directs.
19th Annual American Film Institute Life Achievement Award: A Salute to Kirk Douglas, The (1991)
A broadcast in which the American Film Institute (AFI) presents its coveted Life Achievement Award to actor Kirk Douglas.
17th Annual People's Choice Awards, The (1991)
A live presentation of the seventeenth annual "People's Choice Awards" honoring America's favorite entertainers. The Gallup organization determines the winners by way of a special poll.
Lerner & Loewe: Broadway's Last Romantics (1988)
A documentary examining the work and relationship of Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Lowe, the lyricist and composer of such enduring musicals as "Brigadoon," "Paint Your Wagon," "My Fair Lady," "Camelot," "Gigi" and "The Little Prince." Included are film clips from all the Lerner and Lowe theatrical
Freedomfest: Nelson Mandela's 70th Birthday Celebration (1988)
A six-hour rock concert, airing live from Wembley Stadium in London, honoring anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela, who has been imprisoned by the South African government for nearly 25 years.
Camelot (1982) as King Arthur
A staged-for-television version of the 1960 Lerner and Loewe stage musical about the life of King Arthur, with Richard Harris reprising his screen role as the King.
Burt Bacharach in Shangri-La (1973)
A musical special featuring the tunes of composer Burt Bacharach.
Snow Goose, The (1971)
The story, set on the marshes of England's Essex Coast, tells of a withdrawn, deformed artist, an orphaned teenage girl, and an injured snow goose that brings them together.
Victory (1960) as Ricardo
The story of recluse Axel Heyst, who comes to realize he cannot hide from life when he comes to the aid of Alma, a stranded entertainer being pursued by two evil men.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Caesar (Part 1/Part 2) (2003)
Historical profile of Julius Caesar from his rise to ruler of the Roman Empire to his assassination on the ides of March, 44 B.C.
Maigret (1988) as Inspector Jules Maigret

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Abraham (1994)
The Biblical patriarch, Abraham, and his wife, Sarah, heed a divine command to leave their home for the promise of future generations and dominion over a new homeland, if they hold true to their faith. Time and again, God tests Abraham during the difficult journey.

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