Esmond Knight

Total Box Office:
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Highest Rated:
100% Black Narcissus (1947)
Lowest Rated:
12% Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (1987)
Birthday:
May 4
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
Active the London theatrical circles from 1925, British actor Esmond Knight first set foot on a movie sound stage with 1931's The Ringer. His career momentum was almost permanently interrupted in 1941, when, while serving with the Royal Navy, he was temporarily blinded in battle. He regained enough…

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
12% Superman IV: The Quest for Peace
  • Second Elder
-- 1987
77% The Element of Crime
  • Osborne
-- 1984
King Lear
  • Old Man
-- 1983
Troilus and Cressida
  • Priam
-- 1981
Antony & Cleopatra
  • Lepidus
-- 1981
Romeo & Juliet
  • Old Capulet
-- 1978
The Man in the Iron Mask
  • Armand
-- 1977
76% Robin and Marian
  • Old Defender
-- 1976
The Boy Who Turned Yellow
  • Actor
-- 1972
42% Anne of the Thousand Days
  • Kingston
-- 1969
85% The Spy Who Came in from the Cold
  • Old Judge
-- 1965
80% Sink the Bismarck!
  • Captain on Prince of Wales
-- 1960
95% Peeping Tom
  • Arthur Baden
-- 1960
86% The River
  • The Father
-- 1959
86% The Prince and the Showgirl
  • Col. Hoffman
-- 1957
80% Richard III
  • Sir Richard Ratcliffe
-- 1956
Helen of Troy
  • High Priest
-- 1956
Gone to Earth
  • Abel Woodus
-- 1950
A Canterbury Tale
  • Narrator/ Seven-Sisters Soldier/ Village Idiot
-- 1949
98% The Red Shoes
  • Livingstone 'Livy' Montagne
-- 1948
90% Hamlet
  • Bernardo
-- 1948
100% Black Narcissus
  • Old General
-- 1947
100% Henry V (The Chronicle History of King Henry the Fift with His Battell Fought at Agincourt in France
  • Fluellen
-- 1946
Halfway House
  • David Davies
-- 1944
The Silver Fleet
  • Von Schiffer
-- 1943
This England
  • Actor
-- 1941
100% Contraband
  • Mr. Pidgeon
-- 1940
The Arsenal Stadium Mystery
  • Raille
-- 1940
Schwarze Rosen
  • Pavo Collin
-- 1936
Waltzes from Vienna (Strauss' Great Waltz)
  • Strauss the Younger
-- 1933
Battle of the V-1 (Missiles from Hell)
  • Actor
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Quotes from Esmond Knight's Characters

    1. Old General: Do you see that crate? Sausages! They will eat sausages. Europeans eat sausages wherever they go.
    From Black Narcissus. Submitted by Andrew C (22 months ago)
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