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Freddie Jones is a Actor British born on 12 september 1927 at Stoke-on-Trent (United-kingdom)

Freddie Jones

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Birth name Frederick Charles Jones
Nationality United-kingdom
Birth 12 september 1927 at Stoke-on-Trent (United-kingdom)
Death 9 july 2019 (at 91 years)

Frederick Charles "Freddie" Jones (born 12 September 1927) is an English character actor. He currently plays Sandy Thomas in Emmerdale.

Best films

Firefox (1982)
The Black Cauldron (1985)
Young Sherlock Holmes (1985)

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Filmography of Freddie Jones (53 films)

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The Libertine, 1h54
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Biography, Romance
Themes Théâtre, Films based on plays
Actors Johnny Depp, Samantha Morton, Paul Ritter, John Malkovich, Rosamund Pike, Stanley Townsend
Rating62% 3.148793.148793.148793.148793.14879
The story begins with John Wilmot, Second Earl of Rochester (Depp), delivering his prologue, the main themes of which are his fondness for drink, his sexual proclivities, and his disdain for his audience.
Ladies in Lavender, 1h43
Directed by Charles Dance
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Romance
Actors Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Daniel Brühl, Natascha McElhone, Miriam Margolyes, David Warner
Roles Jan Pendered
Rating69% 3.4978753.4978753.4978753.4978753.497875
Set in picturesque coastal Cornwall, in a tight-knit fishing village in 1936, Ladies in Lavender stars Judi Dench and Maggie Smith playing the leading roles of sisters Ursula (Dench) and Janet Widdington (Smith). A gifted young Polish violinist from Krakow, Andrea (played by German actor Daniel Brühl) is bound for America when he is swept overboard by a storm. When the Widdington sisters discover the handsome stranger on the beach below their house, they nurse him back to health. However, the presence of the musically talented young man disrupts the peaceful lives of the sisters and the community in which they live.
The Count of Monte Cristo, 2h11
Directed by Kevin Reynolds
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Adventure
Themes Prison films, La provence, Films about capital punishment
Actors Jim Caviezel, Guy Pearce, Dagmara Domińczyk, Richard Harris, James Frain, Luis Guzmán
Roles Colonel Villefort
Rating77% 3.898793.898793.898793.898793.89879
In 1815 Edmond Dantès, second mate of a French trading ship, and his friend Fernand Mondego, a representative of the shipping company, head to the isle of Elba to seek medical attention for their ailing captain. Dantès and Mondego are chased by British Dragoons who believe they are spies for the exiled Napoleon Bonaparte. Bonaparte himself comes to their aid, stating that they are not his agents. As payment for using his physician, Bonaparte asks Dantès to deliver a letter to a certain Monsieur Clarion in France. The captain dies, however, and they leave Elba. On returning to France, Dantès is reprimanded by the ship's first mate, Danglars, for disobeying orders. However, the company's boss, Morrell, commends Dantès' bravery, promoting him to captain over Danglars, who is left fuming. Mondego intercepts Dantès' fiancée, Mercédès, and tries to seduce her. When he hears of Dantès' promotion, Mondego realizes that Dantès and Mercédès would soon be married.
David Copperfield, 3h
Directed by Peter Medak
Actors Hugh Dancy, Sally Field, Michael Richards, Eileen Atkins, Anthony Andrews, Edward Hardwicke
Roles Barkis
Rating72% 3.636493.636493.636493.636493.63649
David Copperfield, orphelin de père, est confronté à une dure réalité avec l'arrivée de Murdstone, le fiancé de sa mère, un homme opportuniste et calculateur. Envoyé chez un négociant de vin à Londres, David doit surpasser ses limites et apprendre les cruelles lois de la vie. Pour échapper à cet enfer, le petit garçon quitte la capitale et commence une nouvelle vie pleine de danger et d'amitié.
House! (2000)
, 1h30
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Comedy
Actors Kelly Macdonald, Freddie Jones, Miriam Margolyes, Bruce Forsyth, Jason Hughes, Keith Chegwin
Roles Mr Anzani
Rating58% 2.909342.909342.909342.909342.90934
The aging "La Scala" bingo hall is administered by Welsh-Italian Giovanni Anzani (Freddie Jones). In its heyday, it was the United Kingdom's biggest bingo hall, but its glory days are gone... and though the facility is run-down, the staff is loyal. Gavin (Jason Hughes) is the cheeky bingo caller. When a large international conglomerate announces they are about to open a huge family entertainment center nearby, promising competition through large payouts for their own bingo competitions, Linda (Kelly Macdonald) comes to the aid of the La Scala using her psychic gift.
Cold Comfort Farm, 1h35
Directed by John Schlesinger
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Themes Films about children
Actors Kate Beckinsale, Joanna Lumley, Ian McKellen, Rufus Sewell, Eileen Atkins, Sheila Burrell
Roles Adam Lambsbreath
Rating72% 3.6472253.6472253.6472253.6472253.647225
Flora Poste (Kate Beckinsale), an orphan in the 1920s, moves to the country with her rustic and colloquial relatives, the Starkadders. The Starkadders live in a run-down farm off the beaten track in Sussex. Flora resolves to fix their situation.
The NeverEnding Story III, 1h30
Directed by Peter MacDonald
Origin German
Genres Science fiction, Comedy, Fantasy, Adventure
Themes L'adolescence, Inspiré de l'univers des contes et légendes, Films about education, Films about children, Films about magic and magicians, Monde imaginaire, Films about dragons, L'enfance marginalisée, Children's films, Films about school violence
Actors Jason James Richter, Melody Kay, Jack Black, Freddie Jones, Julie Cox, Tony Robinson
Roles Mr. Coreander / Old Man of Wandering Mountain
Rating32% 1.613661.613661.613661.613661.61366
In a prologue, the Old Man of Wandering Mountain (Freddie Jones) reads from a large book; begins to record a prophecy of a day when 'The Nasty' will arrive in Fantasia; and describes the savior of "Extraordinary Courage".
Royal Deceit, 1h25
Directed by Gabriel Axel
Origin Pays-bas
Genres Drama, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Actors Gabriel Byrne, Tony Haygarth, Helen Mirren, Christian Bale, Brian Cox, Steven Waddington
Roles Bjorn
Rating56% 2.8054352.8054352.8054352.8054352.805435
Jutland, royaume du Danemark. Le prince Amled, fils du roi Harvendel, assiste au meurtre de ce dernier et de son frère par son oncle Fenge, qui s'empare du trône. Le jeune homme feint de sombrer dans la folie et entame une vengeance froidement calculée par un séjour chez un vieil ami anglo-saxon, le Duc de Lindsay, trouve l'amour en la personne de sa fille et aussi l'occasion d'anéantir son oncle.
Wild at Heart, 2h4
Directed by David Lynch
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Crime, Romance
Themes Transport films, Films about automobiles, Road movies
Actors Nicolas Cage, Laura Dern, Willem Dafoe, Crispin Glover, Diane Ladd, Isabella Rossellini
Roles George Kovich
Rating71% 3.599393.599393.599393.599393.59939
Lovers Lula and Sailor are separated after he is jailed for killing a man who attacked him with a knife; the assailant, Bobby Ray Lemon, was hired by Lula's mother, Marietta Fortune. Upon Sailor's release, Lula picks him up at the prison where she hands him his snakeskin jacket. They go to a hotel where she reserved a room, make love and go to see the speed metal band Powermad. At the club, Sailor gets into a fight with a man who flirts with Lula, and then leads the band in a rendition of Elvis Presley's "Love Me". Later, back in the room, after making love again, Sailor and Lula finally decide to run away to California, breaking Sailor's parole. Marietta arranges for private detective Johnnie Farragut – her on-off boyfriend – to find them and bring them back. Unbeknownst to Farragut, however, Marietta also hires gangster Marcellus Santos to track them, and kill Sailor. Santos's minions capture and kill Farragut, sending Marietta into a guilt-fueled psychosis.
Dark River
Dark River (1990)

Genres Drama
Actors Tom Bell, Ian McNeice, Siân Phillips, Kate Buffery, Tony Haygarth, Freddie Jones

On the banks of a river flowing through the lowlands of Africa, the British have set up a colony without the constraints of European civilization. Into this tight-knit community a stranger (Deacon) strays, refusing to abide by its self-serving code. He is immediately set at odds with the locals: a businessman (K B Priestley) who employs his authority in the community to disguise his personal weaknesses, his daughter (Lydia) who uses the men in the community as rungs in her climb out of provincialism; a sour, manipulative club barman (Yorkie); a widow and cocoa heiress (Mrs Blessington) who plays puppet-master from a distance; hero of the bars (Oliver) with his dubious investment schemes, sardonic gossip columnist Jane Audeby, and club waiter Elias who becomes his most candid counsellor.
Erik the Viking, 1h19
Directed by Terry Jones
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Science fiction, Fantastic, Comedy, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Themes Films about magic and magicians, Seafaring films, Films based on mythology, Transport films, Films set in the Viking Age, Films based on Norse mythology
Actors Tim Robbins, Freddie Jones, Terry Jones, John Cleese, Eartha Kitt, Mickey Rooney
Roles Harald the Missionary
Rating62% 3.1487353.1487353.1487353.1487353.148735
The film is based largely upon Norse mythology. In the film's opening scene Erik (Tim Robbins), a young Viking, discovers that he has no taste for rape and pillage, and suffers guilt over the death of Helga (Samantha Bond), an innocent woman.
Comrades (1987)
, 3h3
Directed by Bill Douglas
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama
Themes Seafaring films, Transport films, Films about the labor movement, La précarité, Political films
Actors Keith Allen, William Gaminara, Phil Davis, Alex Norton, Arthur Dignam, James Fox
Roles Vicar of Tolpuddle
Rating72% 3.6390153.6390153.6390153.6390153.639015
C'est l'histoire des Martyrs de Tolpuddle . Des ouvriers agricoles du Dorset exploités par les propriétaires terriens s’organisent et créent la Société amicale des ouvriers agricoles (Friendly Society of Agricultural Labourers). En 1834, ils sont déportés en Australie.
Maschenka (1987)
, 1h43
Directed by John Goldschmidt
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Romance
Actors Cary Elwes, Irina Brook, Freddie Jones, Michael Gough, Jonathan Coy, Lena Stolze
Roles Podtyagin
Rating66% 3.331373.331373.331373.331373.33137
The story, said to be semi-autobiographical, is of Lev Glebovich Ganin (Elwes), a Russian émigré who has been displaced by the Russian Revolution. Now living in a boarding house in Berlin, Ganin discovers that his long-lost first love, Maschenka (Brook) is the wife of the rather unappealing boarder next door, Alfyrov (Coy), and that and she is on her way to rejoin her husband. This knowledge, combined with the incessant recitation of his memories of old Russia by another boarder, Podtyagin (Jones), send him into a state of reverie. Ganin contrives a complex scheme in order to reunite with Maschenka, who he believes still loves him.