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Herbert Berghof

Highest Rated: 100% Five Fingers (1952)

Lowest Rated: 40% Red Planet Mars (1952)

Birthday: Sep 13, 1909

Birthplace: Vienna, Austria-Hungary

A highly respected acting coach whose influence on American stage and film acting can be seen in the work of his students--Geraldine Page, Liza Minnelli, Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Matthew Broderick, Anne Bancroft and Fritz Weaver among others, Berghof also won acclaim as an actor on stage in "King Lear," "The Andersonville Trial" and "In the Matter of J. Robert Oppenheimer" and in the films "Five Fingers" (1952) and "Cleopatra" (1963). He directed the American premiere of Samuel Beckett's "Waiting for Godot" in 1956.

Highest rated movies

Five Fingers
Harry and Tonto
Times Square
Red Planet Mars




67% 35% Target Schroeder (Character) $9.0M 1985
No Score Yet No Score Yet Those Lips, Those Eyes Dr. Julius Fuldauer (Character) - 1980
43% 75% Times Square Dr. Huber (Character) - 1980
No Score Yet 80% Voices Nathan Rothman (Character) - 1979
No Score Yet 50% Dark Victory Dr. Kassiter (Character) - 1976
88% 81% Harry and Tonto Jacob Rivetowski (Character) - 1974
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mastermind Unknown (Character) - 1969
60% 69% Cleopatra Theodotos (Character) - 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet An Affair of the Skin Max (Character) - 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fraulein Karl Angermann (Character) - 1958
100% 90% Five Fingers Col. von Richter (Character) - 1952
40% 26% Red Planet Mars Franz Calder (Character) - 1952


No Score Yet No Score Yet Suspense Unknown (Character) 1952