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Gus Mercurio

Highest Rated: 78% Doing Time for Patsy Cline (1997)

Lowest Rated: 8% The Blue Lagoon (1980)

Birthday: Aug 10, 1928

Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Australian-born Gus Mercurio was an actor who built himself a successful Hollywood film career. Mercurio's career in acting began with his roles in various films like "Alvin Rides Again" (1974) featuring Graeme Blundell, the comedy "Eliza Fraser" (1976) with John Castle and "Raw Deal" (1977). He also appeared in "High Rolling" (1977) and the mystery "Dead Man's Float" (1980) with Sally Boyden. His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the romance "The Blue Lagoon" (1980) with Brooke Shields, the Steve Railsback horror flick "Turkey Shoot" (1981) and the Kirk Douglas western "The Man From Snowy River" (1982). He also appeared in "The Return of Captain Invincible" (1983) with Alan Arkin. Nearing the end of his career, he tackled roles in "Return to the Blue Lagoon" (1991), the action movie "Lightning Jack" (1994) with Paul Hogan and the comedy adventure "Doing Time for Patsy Cline" (1999) with Matt Day. He also had a part in the TV miniseries "Sword of Honour" (1989-1990). Mercurio last acted in the Quentin Tarantino foreign "Not Quite Hollywood: The Wild, Untold Story of Ozploitation" (2009). Mercurio passed away in December 2010 at the age of 82.

Highest rated movies

Doing Time for Patsy Cline
Dark Forces
The Blue Lagoon

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dalkeith Enzo Petroni (Character) - 2000
78% 33% Doing Time for Patsy Cline Tyrone (Character) - 1997
No Score Yet No Score Yet Survive the Savage Sea Mr. Haines (Character) - 1992
No Score Yet 42% Escape 2000 Red (Character) - 1981
40% 48% Dark Forces Mr. Bergier (Character) - 1980
8% 54% The Blue Lagoon Officer (Character) - 1980
No Score Yet No Score Yet Raw Deal Ben (Character) - 1977

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Flipper: The New Adventures Unknown (Character) 1996-2000
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mission: Impossible Unknown (Guest Star) 1988
No Score Yet No Score Yet Tandarra Joe Brady (Character) 1976
No Score Yet No Score Yet Cash and Company Joe Brady (Character) 1975

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