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Harvey Atkin is a Actor Canadien born on 18 december 1942 at Toronto (Canada)

Harvey Atkin

Harvey Atkin
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Nationality Canada
Birth 18 december 1942 at Toronto (Canada)
Death 17 july 2017 (at 74 years)

Harvey Atkin (born 18 December 1942, Toronto, Ontario) is a Canadian actor and voice actor who has worked in feature films and television. He has also done voice-overs, and has voiced animations.

Best films

Heavy Metal (1981)

Usually with

Don Carmody
Don Carmody
(4 films)
Martyn Burke
Martyn Burke
(2 films)
John Bruno
John Bruno
(1 films)
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Filmography of Harvey Atkin (30 films)

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Barney's Version, 2h14
Directed by Richard J. Lewis
Origin Italie
Genres Drama, Comedy
Themes Films about religion, Films about Jews and Judaism
Actors Paul Giamatti, Rosamund Pike, Ellen David, Minnie Driver, Mark Camacho, Rachelle Lefèvre
Roles 2nd Mrs. P's Father
Rating72% 3.6476553.6476553.6476553.6476553.647655
Barney Panofsky is living with his best friend Boogie (Speedman) in Rome. He marries the mentally disturbed and unfaithful Clara Charnofsky (Lefevre) after she tells him she is pregnant with his child. Barney later finds out the child is not his, and he demands they separate. Clara commits suicide, and a devastated Barney decides to return home to Montreal.
Why I Wore Lipstick to My Mastectomy, 1h30
Directed by Peter Werner
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy
Actors Sarah Chalke, Jay Harrington, Patti LaBelle, Lally Cadeau, Harvey Atkin, Robin Brûlé
Roles Geralyn's Father
Rating69% 3.492293.492293.492293.492293.49229
Shortly after graduating from Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism, Geralyn Lucas lands her dream job working for 20/20. Lucas is then diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 27 and has a dilemma - whether to have a lumpectomy or the potentially safer mastectomy. After consulting several doctors (including her husband) and researching the operations she decides to undergo a mastectomy. Her subsequent chemotherapy treatment leads to tensions within her marriage but the couple stays together. She also has breast reconstruction. The final shot is of Geralyn cradling her child, something she feared she would be unable to do. Geralyn meets several "angels" in the story, people who have been in similar positions to her and are able to dispense good advice.
Love and Death on Long Island, 1h34
Directed by Richard Kwietniowski
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film
Actors John Hurt, Jason Priestley, Sheila Hancock, Harvey Atkin, Gawn Grainger, Maury Chaykin
Roles Lou
Rating68% 3.4459953.4459953.4459953.4459953.445995
Giles De'Ath (John Hurt) is a British writer who doesn't use or understand anything modern. One day, he forgets his keys and locks himself out of his flat. It begins to rain, so he goes to see an E. M. Forster movie but, instead, accidentally enters the wrong theatre and sees the teen flick Hotpants College II starring Ronnie Bostock (Jason Priestley). He becomes instantly infatuated with Ronnie's beauty and obsessed with the young actor. He goes to his movies in the cinema, buys teen magazines and cuts out pictures of him, and buys a VCR and TV in order to play rented video tapes of his movies. He lets his housekeeper come into his office less and less, so that he can do these things undisturbed.
One Tough Cop, 1h27
Directed by Bruno Barreto
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Action
Actors Stephen Baldwin, Chris Penn, Gina Gershon, Mike McGlone, Luis Guzmán, Paul Guilfoyle
Roles Rudy
Rating51% 2.5539952.5539952.5539952.5539952.553995
Detective Bo Dietl and his partner investigate the rape and murder of a nun. Meanwhile, Dietl learns that his partner has a gambling problem, and is in debt to loan sharks.
Critical Care, 1h47
Directed by Sidney Lumet
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy
Themes Medical-themed films
Actors James Spader, Kyra Sedgwick, Helen Mirren, Anne Bancroft, Albert Brooks, Wallace Shawn
Roles Judge Fatale
Rating59% 2.95382.95382.95382.95382.9538
Dans un hôpital en crise, un médecine est impliqué dans la dispute entre deux demi-sœurs, l'une voulant débrancher leur père plongé dans le coma, l'autre non.
The Stupids, 1h34
Directed by John Landis
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Adventure
Themes Children's films
Actors Tom Arnold, Jessica Lundy, Bug Hall, Alex McKenna, Scott Kraft, Mark Metcalf
Roles charcutier
Rating43% 2.1536952.1536952.1536952.1536952.153695
Joan and Stanley Stupid are convinced they are victims of a conspiracy that steals their garbage every week and in an attempt to uncover this, Stanley follows the garbage truck to the city dump where he stumbles across Lieutenant Neidermeyer who is selling contraband weaponry to a group of terrorists. Neidermeyer believes Stanley to be a secret agent who has uncovered their operation and orders him to be assassinated, and after several attempts on his life result in humorous dispatching of his would be assassins, Stanley narrowly escapes a carbomb and is presumed dead by Neidermeyer.
Family of Cops, 1h30
Directed by Ted Kotcheff
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Crime
Actors Charles Bronson, Daniel Baldwin, Angela Featherstone, Sebastian Spence, Kate Trotter, Simon MacCorkindale
Roles Avrum Weiss
Rating54% 2.7270052.7270052.7270052.7270052.727005
Milwaukee, WI Police Department Inspector Paul Fein (Charles Bronson) is a veteran police commander whose son Ben is a senior police detective, and his son Eddie (Sebastian Spence) is also a cop assigned to the department's Patrol Bureau. Paul is assigned to investigate the murder of a prominent businessman, and he soon learns that the field of suspects has been narrowed down to two—the victim's sexually freewheeling wife Anna (Lesley-Anne Down), and Paul's wild-child daughter Jackie (Angela Featherstone). Neither Paul, Ben, nor Eddie believe that Jackie could have committed the murder, and soon Paul is using himself as a decoy in a bid to find out more about what Anna does and doesn't know about her husband's death.
Guilty as Sin, 1h47
Directed by Sidney Lumet
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Erotic thriller
Themes Films about sexuality, Erotic films, Erotic thriller films
Actors Rebecca De Mornay, Don Johnson, Stephen Lang, Jack Warden, Luis Guzmán, Dana Ivey
Roles Judge Steinberg
Rating57% 2.850362.850362.850362.850362.85036
Jennifer Haines (Rebecca De Mornay) is an up-and-coming Chicago attorney. She wins a big case, celebrates with the man in her life, Phil Garson (Stephen Lang), and returns to work to a hero's reception.
The Lump
The Lump (1991)
, 8minutes
Genres Animation
Actors Harvey Atkin
Roles voice
Rating65% 3.2737953.2737953.2737953.2737953.273795
Speed Zone
Speed Zone (1989)
, 1h34
Directed by Jim Drake, Jim Drake
Origin Canada
Genres Comedy, Action
Themes Sports films, Transport films, Films about automobiles, Auto racing films, Road movies
Actors John Candy, Eugene Levy, Joe Flaherty, Donna Dixon, Matt Frewer, Shari Belafonte
Roles Gus Gold
Rating44% 2.204742.204742.204742.204742.20474
An assortment of people gather at a countryside inn in preparation for the infamous "Cannonball Run," an illegal three-day cross-country race from Washington, D.C. to Santa Monica where the winner and five runners-up will receive $1 million. However, the hot-headed Washington chief of police Spiro T. Edsel (Peter Boyle), along with his long-suffering sidekick Whitman (Don Lake), arrests all of the drivers to prevent the race from happening. As a result, sponsors must find replacement drivers by the next day.
Eddie and the Cruisers II: Eddie Lives!, 1h44
Directed by Jean-Claude Lord
Genres Drama, Thriller, Musical, Romance
Themes Films about music and musicians, Musical films
Actors Michael Paré, Bernie Coulson, Michael Antunes, Marina Orsini, Matthew Laurance, Harvey Atkin
Roles Lew Eisen
Rating62% 3.1015753.1015753.1015753.1015753.101575
Satin Records, which twenty years prior had rejected rock and roll band Eddie and the Cruisers last album A Season in Hell, launches an "Eddie Lives!" campaign to make more money from his image in a publicity stunt, despite them not believing he is alive. The record label re-releases the band's first album, which becomes an even bigger hit than it had on its first release. As seen in the first film, the "lost recordings" from Season in Hell are released and become yet another hit album. In fact, Eddie Wilson is living, and he had simply slipped away following the car crash in which he was believed killed. By that stage in his life, he simply wanted to leave music behind him. The newly generated constant spotlight surrounding his supposed death angers the reclusive rocker, by now living in Canada as a construction worker under the name Joe West.
Snake Eater II: The Drug Buster, 1h33
Origin Canada
Genres Martial arts, Action, Martial arts
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films
Actors Lorenzo Lamas, Ron Palillo, Michele Scarabelli, Larry B. Scott, Kathleen Kinmont, Harvey Atkin
Roles Sidney Glassberg
Rating42% 2.126472.126472.126472.126472.12647
In this installment of the series Jack Kelly tries to exterminate a major drug cartel after one of the students he is training in the martial arts dies of a suspected drug overdose. Kelly immediately leaps into action by uncovering a cache of weapons he saved from his marine days, and busting into a drug stronghold, guns blazing. Alas, after this battle he is arrested but saved from jail by the quick thinking of his lawyer, who gets him into an insane asylum. Here he will meet many "crazy" characters who will both assist and hinder his quest for justice. After escaping, Kelly continues his fight and eventually discovers that the drugs are laced with rat poison. After some more fighting he uses the drugs to kill the top men of the drug operation.
Mindfield (1989)
, 1h32
Directed by Jean-Claude Lord
Genres Thriller
Actors Michael Ironside, Lisa Langlois, Christopher Plummer, Sean McCann, Eugene Clark, Harvey Atkin
Roles Bob Champlain
Rating48% 2.4199052.4199052.4199052.4199052.419905
Détective chevronné, Kellen O'Reilly passe beaucoup de temps à organiser une grève des policiers, mais par-ci par-là, des moments de dysmnésie durant lesquels il revoit un mystérieux professeur Satorius le troublent. Lors d'une réunion syndicale, il a une prise de bec avec Sarah, une avocate en droits civils qui poursuit Satorius. Elle accuse Satorius de combiner LSD et électrochocs afin d'induire des patients à tuer, patients dont il lessive ensuite le cerveau. O'Reilly s'introduit dans le laboratoire de Satorius et trouve dans un ordinateur une liste d'assassins, incluant Lee Harvey Oswald. Alors qu'il va confronter Satorius avec cette affaire, il est fait prisonnier. Le professeur et son aide lui font subir des électrochocs afin d'effacer de sa mémoire ce qu'il vient de découvrir.
Joshua Then and Now, 1h59
Directed by Ted Kotcheff
Origin Canada
Genres Drama
Actors James Woods, Alan Arkin, Gabrielle Lazure, Michael Sarrazin, Alan Scarfe, Ken Campbell
Roles Dr. Jonathan Cole
Rating64% 3.2417853.2417853.2417853.2417853.241785
Joshua Shapiro, successful writer and pundit, in a hospital room, seems to have lost his wife and is in the middle of a sex scandal. Compelled to find meaning in his life, he reviews it from his youth to the present day.
Finders Keepers, 1h36
Directed by Richard Lester
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Actors Michael O'Keefe, Beverly D'Angelo, Jayne Eastwood, Louis Gossett Jr., Jim Carrey, Pamela Stephenson
Roles le vendeur dans le train
Rating54% 2.706132.706132.706132.706132.70613
Con man Michael Rangeloff (O'Keefe) is a fugitive from the law and from a women's roller derby team. Stealing a coffin and boarding a train, he masquerades as a soldier bringing home a comrade's body, but the casket actually houses $5 million in stolen money that is being sought by several parties. Rangeloff claims that his deceased friend is Lane Biddlecoff (Carrey), but Biddlecoff is a draft-dodger who is still alive.