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    Alastair George Bell Sim, was a Scottish character actor who appeared in a string of classic British films. He is best remembered in the role of Ebenezer Scrooge in the 1951 film Scrooge,

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    Alastair Sim in Scrooge, 1951.

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    Ebenezer Scrooge

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    Alastair Sim and Michael Dolan in Scrooge (1951) (via TumbleOn)

    "Darkly handsome British film and television actor Richard Greene (1918-1985) was a matinee idol of the late 1930’s who appeared in more than 40 films. He was perhaps best known for the lead role in the long-running British TV series The Adventures of Robin Hood (1955-1960)." #vintage #British #actors #handsome_man #1930s #1940s #movies

    Victor McLaglen. won the Academy Awards' Best Actor Oscar in 1935 for " The Informer". McLaglen was a popular character actor, with a particular knack for playing drunks. He also usually played Irishmen. His most famous film remains Gunga Din (1939) with Cary Grant and Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. Also remembered for his role in "The Quiet Man". He died on Nov 7, 1959 from a heart attack at the age of 72.

    Robert Shaw -actor who appeared in many films including "From Russia With Love", "A Man For All Seasons", "The Sting" and "Jaws" where he portrayed Quint the fisherman. He died on Aug 27, 1978 from a heart attack at the age of 51

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    British actor Dennis Price (1915–1973) made nearly 130 films and television plays. He started as a suave leading man, and became a character star of great versatility. On the London stage he debuted in 1937 in Richard II with John Gielgud.

    John Hurt. A voice and face and peformance that stand out in any role.

    Stewart Granger (1913–1993) English actor who became Britain's top box office star in the 1940's which attracted Hollywood's attention.Tall, dark, dignified and handsome, Granger made over 60 films but is mainly associated with heroic and romantic leading roles.

    Montgomery Clift - actor best known for his roles in "Raintree County", "From Here To Eternity". Suffered from depression following car accident in which his face was disfigured. He died on July 25, 1966 at the age of 45 from a heart attack.

    Robert Montgomery - actor who appeared in many films in the 30's and 40's. He is the father of actress Elizabeth Montgomery. He died on Sept 27, 1981 from cancer at the age of 77

    Lon Chaney Jr. actor who played character rolls but was best know for his role as "The Wolfman" He was the son of the famous silent movie actor "Lon Chaney Sr". He died on July 12, 1973 at the age of 57

    John Belushi- comedian and actor who was an original cast member of Saturday Night Live. Best known for his role in the film "Animal House" and "The Blues Brothers". He died on March 5, 1982 of a massive drug overdose at the age of 33

    Dame Judi Dench and Bill Nighy appear together in 2012 film 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel'

    Harry Morgan - d. December 7, 2011 age 96 - Good character actor for many decades. "M*A*S*H" was his best TV role, next to Dragnet.

    Ronald Colman, won Best Actor Oscar for "A Double Life, "1947. Colman was an English actor, popular during the 1930s and 1940s. He died on May 19, 1958 at the age of 67.