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Michael Ripper

Highest Rated: 89% The Mummy (1959)

Lowest Rated: 40% The Lost Continent (1968)

Birthday: Jan 27, 1913

Birthplace: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, UK

Michael Ripper was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Ripper began his acting career with roles in such films as "The History of Mr. Polly" (1949) with John Mills, the dramatic comedy "Your Witness" (1950) with Robert Montgomery and the crime feature "The Secret People" (1952) with Valentina Cortese. He also appeared in the Robert Morley dramatic sports film "The Rainbow Jacket" (1954), the Alastair Sim comedy "Wee Geordie" (1955) and the dramatic adaptation "Richard III" (1955) with Laurence Olivier. He continued to work steadily in film throughout the fifties, appearing in "Steel Bayonet" (1957), the Joyce Grenfell comedy "Blue Murder at St. Trinian's" (1957) and "Enemy From Space" (1957) with Brian Donlevy. He also appeared in "Woman in a Dressing Gown" (1957). Toward the end of his career, he tackled roles in the suspenseful adaptation "The Phantom of the Opera" (1962) with Herbert Lom, the thrilling adaptation "The Spy Who Came in From the Cold" (1965) with Richard Burton and the Frankie Howerd comedy sequel "The Great St. Trinian's Train Robbery" (1966). He also appeared in "Inspector Clouseau" (1968) with Alan Arkin and the Christopher Lee horror film "Dracula Has Risen From the Grave" (1969). Ripper last appeared in "Jeeves and Wooster, Series II" (PBS, 1992-93). Ripper passed away in June 2000 at the age of 87.

Highest rated movies

The Mummy
Richard III
The Creeping Flesh
The Plague of the Zombies
Dracula Has Risen From the Grave
Quatermass II
The Brides of Dracula
The Reptile

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fanex Files: Hammer Films Unknown (Character) - 2008
No Score Yet 83% No Surrender Tony Bonaparte (Character) - 1985
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sammy's Super T-Shirt Gateman (Character) - 1978
83% 53% The Creeping Flesh Carter Wearing Derby (Character) - 1973
64% 55% Taste the Blood of Dracula Inspector Cobb (Character) - 1970
No Score Yet 4% Moon Zero Two 1st Card Player (Character) - 1970
79% 61% Dracula Has Risen From the Grave Max (Character) - 1969
40% 31% The Lost Continent Sea Lawyer (Character) - 1968
No Score Yet 19% The Mummy's Shroud Longbarrow (Character) - 1967
No Score Yet 45% Torture Garden Gordon Roberts (Character) - 1967
No Score Yet 12% The Deadly Bees David Hawkins (Character) - 1967
71% 39% The Reptile Tom Bailey (Character) - 1966
83% 53% The Plague of the Zombies Sergeant Jack Swift (Character) - 1966
No Score Yet No Score Yet Seaside Swingers Mr. George Pullman (Character) - 1964
No Score Yet 50% The Devil-Ship Pirates Pepe (Character) - 1964
No Score Yet 30% The Crimson Blade Pablo (Character) - 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Matter of Who Skipper (Character) - 1962
No Score Yet 59% Night Creatures Jeremiah Mipps (Character) - 1962
76% 61% The Brides of Dracula Coachman (Character) - 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Ugly Duckling Unknown (Character) - 1959
89% 64% The Mummy Poacher (Character) - 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Girls at Sea Jumper (Character) - 1958
78% 59% Quatermass II Ernie (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet 82% The Green Man Waiter (Character) - 1957
67% 44% X the Unknown Sgt. Harry Grimsdyke (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet 71% 1984 Outer Party Orator (Character) - 1956
84% 79% Richard III Forrest (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Rainbow Jacket Benny Loder (Character) - 1954
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Great Gilbert and Sullivan Louis (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet Folly to Be Wise Drill Corporal (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet No Score Yet Eye Witness Samuel "Sam" Baxter (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet Stick 'Em Up Unknown (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet Adventures of P.C. No. 49 Fingers (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet His Lordship Goes to Press Unknown (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet Romance a la Carte Unknown (Character) - 1938

TV

Credit
87% 100% Mystery Science Theater 3000 Unknown (Character) 1998
No Score Yet No Score Yet Butterflies Unknown (Character) 1978-1980 1983
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sykes Unknown (Character) 1978-1979
No Score Yet No Score Yet To the Manor Born Trotter (Character) 1979
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Saint Unknown (Guest Star) 1968
No Score Yet No Score Yet Gideon C.I.D. Jo Short (Character) 1964
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Adventures of Robin Hood Unknown (Guest Star) 1957-1958 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Four Just Men Barker (Character) 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet H.G. Wells' Invisible Man Unknown (Guest Star) 1958-1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Quatermass and the Pit Segeant (Character) 1958-1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Rheingold Theatre Albert (Character) 1956-1957