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Oliver Johnston

Highest Rated: 100% Indiscreet (1958)

Lowest Rated: 43% A Countess From Hong Kong (1967)

Birthday: Apr 30, 1888

Birthplace: Beaconsville, England, UK

Oliver Johnston was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Johnston kickstarted his acting career in various films such as the comedy "A King in New York" (1957) with Charlie Chaplin, the comedic adaptation "Indiscreet" (1958) with Cary Grant and the adventure "Son of Robin Hood" (1959) with June Laverick. He also appeared in the James Mason comedy adaptation "A Touch of Larceny" (1960). His film career continued throughout the sixties in productions like the Peter Finch adaptation "Kidnapped" (1960), the Bradford Dillman dramatic adaptation "Francis of Assisi" (1961) and "The Fast Lady" (1962) with Leslie Phillips. He also appeared in the adventurous drama "The Three Lives of Thomasina" (1963) with Patrick McGoohan. Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the adaptation "The Tomb of Ligeia" (1965) with Vincent Price, the comedy "A Countess From Hong Kong" (1967) with Marlon Brando and "It!" (1967). Johnston was most recently credited in the Gabriel Damon animated adventure "Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland" (1992). Johnston passed away in December 1966 at the age of 78.

Highest rated movies

Indiscreet
The Tomb of Ligeia
A King in New York
A Countess From Hong Kong

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
43% 42% A Countess From Hong Kong Clark (Character) - 1967
No Score Yet 43% It! Curator Trimingham (Character) - 1967
86% 60% The Tomb of Ligeia Kenrick (Character) - 1965
No Score Yet 73% The Three Lives of Thomasina Mr. Dobbie (Character) - 1964
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dr. Crippen Lord Chief Justice (Character) - 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Francis of Assisi Father Livoni (Character) - 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Backfire! Bernard Curzon (Character) - 1961
No Score Yet 25% A Touch of Larceny Minister (Character) - 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet Web of Evidence Prusty (Character) - 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Make Mine a Double Air Commdr. Turner (Character) - 1959
100% 69% Indiscreet Mr. Finleigh (Character) - 1958
79% 73% A King in New York Ambassador Jaume (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Stolen Life Prof. Bardesley (Character) - 1939