Freddie Jones

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​ Freddie Jones (born 12 September 1927) is an English character actor. Jones was born in the town of Longton in the city of Stoke-on-Trent. He became an actor after ten years of working as a laboratory assistant with a firm making ceramic products, when his hobby of acting took over. He was trained at the prestigious Rose Bruford College and became famous for his role as Claudius in the 1968 British television series The Caesars. He tends to play eccentric characters. He narrated the award-winning video Sexual Encounters of the Floral Kind: Pollination. He plays the character Sandy Thomas in ITV’s soap opera Emmerdale. He was also something of a David Lynch regular, appearing in The Elephant Man (1980), Dune (1984), Wild At Heart (1990), his short-lived TV series On The Air (1992) and the short film Hotel Room (1993). Jones is the father of actor Toby Jones.

Most Popular Freddie Jones Trailers

Total trailers found: 52

Dune Trailer (1984)

14 December 1984

In the year 10,191, the world is at war for control of the desert planet Dune – the only place where the time-travel substance 'Spice' can be found.

The Black Cauldron Trailer (1985)

24 July 1985

Taran is an assistant pigkeeper with boyish dreams of becoming a great warrior. However, he has to put the daydreaming aside when his charge, an oracular pig named Hen Wen, is kidnapped by an evil lord known as the Horned King.

The Elephant Man Trailer (1980)

03 October 1980

A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man being mistreated by his "owner" as a side-show freak.

Firestarter Trailer (1984)

11 May 1984

As youths, Andy McGee (David Keith) and his future wife, Vicky (Heather Locklear), participated in secret experiments, allowing themselves to be subjected to mysterious medical tests.

The Neverending Story III: Escape from Fantasia Trailer (1994)

26 October 1994

A young boy must restore order when a group of bullies steal the magical book that acts as a portal between Earth and the imaginary world of Fantasia.

Krull Trailer (1983)

29 July 1983

A prince and a fellowship of companions set out to rescue his bride from a fortress of alien invaders who have arrived on their home planet.

Son of Dracula Trailer (1974)

12 April 1974

Due to be crowned King of the Netherworld by his mentor Merlin the Magician, Count Downe–the son of Count Dracula–falls in love with the beautiful but human Amber and finds himself in conflict with Baron Frankenstein, who is vying for the same honorary title.

Firefox Trailer (1982)

13 June 1982

The Soviets have developed a revolutionary new jet fighter, called "Firefox". Naturally, the British are worried that the jet will be used as a first-strike weapon, as rumours say that the jet is indetectable on radar.

The Satanic Rites of Dracula Trailer (1973)

03 November 1973

The police and British security forces call in Professor Van Helsing to help them investigate Satanic ritual which has been occurring in a large country house, and which has been attended by a government minister, an eminent scientist and secret service chief.

Ladies in Lavender Trailer (2004)

14 June 2004

Andrea, a gifted young Polish violinist from Krakow, is bound for America when he is swept overboard by a storm.

Juggernaut Trailer (1974)

25 September 1974

A bomber has planted 7 bombs on a transatlantic cruise ship. While a crack bomb squad team try to defuse the bombs the police attempt to track down the mad bomber.

Erik the Viking Trailer (1989)

22 September 1989

Erik the Viking gathers warriors from his village and sets out on a dangerous journey to Valhalla, to ask the gods to end the Age of Ragnorok and allow his people to see sunlight again.

Zulu Dawn Trailer (1979)

14 May 1979

In 1879, the British suffer a great loss at the Battle of Isandlwana due to incompetent leadership. Cy Endfield co-wrote the epic prequel Zulu Dawn 15 years after his enormously popular Zulu.

Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed Trailer (1969)

22 May 1969

Blackmailing a young couple to assist with his horrific experiments the Baron, desperate for vital medical data, abducts a man from an insane asylum.

David Copperfield Trailer (2001)

25 December 2001

Kidnapped Trailer (1971)

22 December 1971

Scottish orphan David Balfour (Lawrence Douglas) is betrayed by his wicked uncle Ebeneezer (Donald Pleasance), who arranges for David to be kidnapped and sold into slavery so that Unk can claim his inheritance.

The Last Butterfly Trailer (1991)

01 January 1991

Stage mime Antoine Moreau is compelled by the Gestapo to put on a performance for the children of Terezin, a "model" concentration camp, to convince the Red Cross observers that the camp is truly what it seems.

Far from the Madding Crowd Trailer (1967)

01 January 1967

Bathsheba Everdine, a willful, flirtatious, young woman, unexpectedly inherits a large farm and becomes romantically involved with three widely divergent men.

Marat/Sade Trailer (1967)

01 January 1967

In Charenton Asylum, the Marquis de Sade directs a play about Jean Paul Marat's death, using the patients as actors.

Cold Comfort Farm Trailer (1995)

01 January 1995

In this adaptation of the satirical British novel, Flora Poste, a plucky London society girl orphaned at age 19, finds a new home with some rough relatives, the Starkadders of Cold Comfort Farm.

Accident Trailer (1967)

05 February 1967

Stephen is a professor at Oxford University who is caught in a rut and feels trapped by his life in both academia and marriage.

The Man Who Haunted Himself Trailer (1970)

18 February 1970

Harold Pelham, a partner in a large electronics firm, finds himself in bewildering circumstances after recovering from a near-fatal car accident.

Adam Bede Trailer (1992)

01 March 1992

Rich and languorous, this adaptation of George Eliot's classic tale perfectly evokes rural England in the 19th century.

Comrades Trailer (1987)

23 August 1987

The story of "The Tolpuddle Martyrs". A group of 19th century English farm labourers who formed one of the first trade unions and started a campaign to receive fair wages.

And the Ship Sails On Trailer (1983)

06 October 1983

Film depicts the events on board a luxury liner filled with the friends of a deceased opera singer who have gathered to mourn her.

Casanova Trailer (2005)

13 March 2005

After a life spent seeking pleasure and decadence, Casanova seeks his one true love, Henriette.

Neverwhere Trailer (1996)

12 September 1996

Richard Mayhew leads an ordinary life in London when one day a girl named Door falls, injured, across his path.

The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Trailer (1985)

16 September 1985

Based on the book of the same name written by Sue Townsend.

Assault Trailer (1971)

11 February 1971

After one schoolgirl is raped while taking a short cut through the local woods, and another is murdered in the same woods a few days later, the local police are baffled.

Silas Marner Trailer (1985)

30 December 1985

Adaption of George Eliot's novel. When a respectable weaver is wrongfully accused of theft, he becomes a virtual hermit until his own fortune is stolen and an orphaned child is found on his doorstep.

Romance with a Double Bass Trailer (1974)

01 January 1974

A bassist shows up early for the betrothal ball of a beautiful princess, and whiles away the time having a dip in the river.

The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole Trailer (1987)

05 January 1987

Based on the book of the same name written by Sue Townsend.

Otley Trailer (1968)

01 October 1968

A petty crook finds himself mistaken for a murderer and a secret agent.

Consuming Passions Trailer (1988)

06 April 1988

Adapted from a play written by two Monty Python vets, this toothy satire launches with a tragic accident at Chumley's chocolate factory when hapless manager Ian Littleton (Tyler Butterworth) accidentally knocks several employees into a huge chocolate vat.

Sitting Target Trailer (1972)

19 June 1972

Imprisoned Harry Lomart is a vicious, brute of a man and yet he is prepared to do his long jail term as he is confident that on his release his beautiful wife Pat will be waiting for him, but a visit from Pat brings him his worst nightmare.

What Rats Won't Do Trailer (1998)

01 July 1998

Soon to be married lawyer Kate Beckenham has landed the case of a lifetime. Her courtroom opponent turns out to be the charming Jack Sullivan, who has never lost a single case.

Hotel Room Trailer (1993)

01 April 1993

The lives of several people spanning from 1936 to 1993 are chronicled during their overnight stay at a New York City hotel room.

The Bliss of Mrs. Blossom Trailer (1968)

01 January 1968

A housewife, bored with her bra-manufacturer husband, who spends most of his time obsessed with classical music, strikes up an affair with one of his employees whom she hides in the attic--something both she and the lover find quite a suitable arrangement.

Come on Eileen Trailer (2010)

06 October 2010

One summer, mother and ex dancer Eileen lapses back to a troubled past as she starts a new relationship.

Vampira Trailer (1975)

01 January 1975

A faulty blood transfusion turns Dracula's wife black.

Married to Malcolm Trailer (2000)

25 May 2000

House! Trailer (2000)

01 January 2000

A small bingo hall is threatened by the opening of the country's largest bingo centre nearby.

Nicholas Nickleby Trailer (1977)

01 January 1977

Adaptation of the Dickens novel.

The Nativity Trailer (1978)

17 December 1978

The story of the courtship of Joseph and Mary, and of the events leading up to the first Christmas.

Ghosts Trailer (1987)

14 June 1987

The publication of Ghosts in 1881 caused an uproar and almost ruined Ibsen. It was banned across Europe and sales of his plays plummeted.

Spies, Inc. Trailer (1992)

11 September 1992

Spies from different nationalities stationed in a small Asian island work out a plot to create an international incident taking profit from it.

Goodbye Gemini Trailer (1970)

06 August 1970

Unnaturally close, jet-setting twins become enmeshed in the Swinging London scene, where their relationship is strained after they befriend a predatory hustler and his girlfriend.

The Talking Parcel Trailer (1978)

26 December 1978

The Talking Parcel is based on a 1974 book by Gerald Durrell in which a young girl is transported to the fantasy land of Mythologia to save it from cockatrices.

Pennies from Heaven Trailer (1978)

07 March 1978

Arthur, a sheet music salesman, has an ear for the hit tunes, but nobody will trust it. And his imagination often bursts into full song (imdb).

Children of the Stones Trailer (1977)

10 January 1977

Astrophysicist Adam Brake (Gareth Thomas) and his teen son Matthew (Peter Demin) investigate the roots of a mysterious stone circle in the quiet British village of Milbury, where they encounter the sinister Rafael Hendrick (Iain Cuthbertson) and entranced villagers known as "the happy ones".

Alice Through the Looking Glass Trailer (1973)

25 December 1973

1973 BBC TV movie adaptation of the book by Lewis Carroll.

Never Too Young to Rock Trailer (1976)

01 July 1976

The zany, madcap Never Too Young To Rock was made at the high point of glam rock in 1975. It offers a unique opportunity to experience the driving, feelgood sounds of the era’s top pop combos in their pomp.