Roddy McDowall

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  Roderick Andrew Anthony Jude "Roddy" McDowall (17 September 1928 – 3 October 1998) was an English-born actor and photographer. His film roles include Cornelius and Caesar in the Planet of the Apes film series.

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Total trailers found: 133

Planet of the Apes Trailer (1968)

07 February 1968

An U.S. Spaceship lands on a desolate planet, stranding astronaut Taylor in a world dominated by apes, 2000 years into the future, who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport.

Cleopatra Trailer (1963)

12 June 1963

Historical epic. The triumphs and tragedy of the Egyptian queen, Cleopatra.The winner of four Oscars, this epic saga of love, greed and betrayal stars Elizabeth Taylor as the passionate and ambitious Egyptian queen who's determined to hold on to the throne and seduces the Roman emperor Julius Caesar (Rex Harrison).

Evil Under the Sun Trailer (1982)

05 March 1982

Trying to find how a millionaire wound up with a phony diamond brings Hercule Poirot to an exclusive island resort frequented by the rich and famous.

Overboard Trailer (1987)

16 December 1987

Heiress, Joanna Stayton hires carpenter, Dean Proffitt to build a closet on her yacht -- and refuses to pay him for the project when it's done.

A Bug's Life Trailer (1998)

25 November 1998

On behalf of "oppressed bugs everywhere," an inventive ant named Flik hires a troupe of warrior bugs to defend his bustling colony from a horde of freeloading grasshoppers led by the evil-minded Hopper.

Dirty Mary Crazy Larry Trailer (1974)

17 May 1974

Two lovers, Mary and Larry, in their Dodge Charger are chased by the police after robbing a grocery store.

Shakma Trailer (1990)

05 October 1990

A murderous baboon escapes from a laboratory and roams the research building, and begins to kill some teenagers who are also in the building playing a Dungeons-and-Dragons type game.

Battle for the Planet of the Apes Trailer (1973)

14 June 1973

The fifth and final episode in the Planet of the Apes series. After the collapse of human civilization, a community of intelligent apes led by Caesar lives in harmony with a group of humans.

Conquest of the Planet of the Apes Trailer (1972)

29 June 1972

In a futuristic world that has embraced ape slavery, Caesar, the son of the late simians Cornelius and Zira, surfaces after almost twenty years of hiding out from the authorities, and prepares for a slave revolt against humanity.

Fright Night Trailer (1985)

02 August 1985

Nobody believes teenager Charley Brewster (William Ragsdale) when he discovers that his suave new neighbor, Jerry Dandrige (Chris Sarandon), is a vampire.

Escape from the Planet of the Apes Trailer (1971)

20 May 1971

The world is shocked by the appearance of two talking chimpanzees, who arrived mysteriously in a U.S.

The Big Picture Trailer (1989)

15 September 1989

Hollywood beckons for recent film school grad Nick Chapman, who is out to capitalize on the momentum from his national award-winning student film.

The Longest Day Trailer (1962)

25 September 1962

The retelling of June 6, 1944, from the perspectives of the Germans, the US, Britain, and the Free French.

Bedknobs and Broomsticks Trailer (1971)

07 October 1971

Three children evacuated from London during World War II are forced to stay with an eccentric spinster (Eglantine Price).

Fright Night Part 2 Trailer (1988)

07 April 1988

Four vampires move into a large house in an American town. Led by the seductive Regine, they seem to be particularly interested in Charley and his girlfriend, Alex, since Charley killed Regine's brother three years earlier.

Midnight Lace Trailer (1960)

13 October 1960

This 1960 thriller, set in London, stars Doris Day as a wife who begins to unravel when she receives threatening telephone calls informing her she's soon to be murdered.

The Poseidon Adventure Trailer (1972)

01 December 1972

The Poseidon Adventure was one of the first Catastrophe films and began the Disaster Film genre. Director Neame tells the story of a group of people that must fight for their lives aboard a sinking ship.

Behind the Planet of the Apes Trailer (1998)

05 September 1998

This documentary was shown as part of the American Movie Classics (AMC) cable TV channel's celebration of the 30th anniversary of the release of Planet of the Apes (1968).

Class of 1984 Trailer (1982)

20 August 1982

Andy is a new teacher at a inner city high school that is like nothing he has ever seen before. There is metal detectors at the front door and everything is basically run by a tough kid named Peter Stegman.

5 Card Stud Trailer (1968)

28 July 1968

The players in an ongoing poker game are being mysteriously killed off, one by one.

The Return of the King Trailer (1980)

11 May 1980

Two Hobbits struggle to destroy the Ring in Mount Doom while their friends desperately fight evil Lord Sauron's forces in a final battle.

The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean Trailer (1972)

18 December 1972

Outlaw and self-appointed lawmaker, Judge Roy Bean, rules over an empty stretch of the West that gradually grows, under his iron fist, into a thriving town, while dispensing his his own quirky brand of frontier justice upon strangers passing by.

The Big Country Trailer (1958)

30 September 1958

Retired, wealthy sea Captain Jame McKay arrives in the vast expanse of the West to marry fiancée Pat Terrill.

Around the World in 80 Days Trailer (1989)

16 April 1989

Around the World in 80 Days is a 1989 three-part television Eastmancolor miniseries originally broadcast on NBC.

The Second Jungle Book: Mowgli & Baloo Trailer (1997)

16 May 1997

In this exciting live-action adventure, young Mowgli, an orphan raised by wolves, is spotted by a scout for a giant circus.

Funny Lady Trailer (1975)

15 March 1975

1930s in New York – The famous singer Fanny Brice has divorced her first husband Nicky Arnstein. During the depression she has trouble finding work as an artist but meets Billy Rose, a newcomer who writes lyrics and owns his own nightclub.

The Greatest Story Ever Told Trailer (1965)

15 February 1965

All-star epic retelling of Christ's life.

How Green Was My Valley Trailer (1941)

28 October 1941

At the turn of the century in a Welsh mining village, the Morgans (he stern, she gentle) raise coal-mining sons and hope their youngest will find a better life.

The Keys of the Kingdom Trailer (1944)

15 December 1944

A young priest, Father Chisholm is sent to China to establish a Catholic parish among the non-Christian Chinese.

Cutting Class Trailer (1989)

01 July 1989

High school student Paula Carson's affections are being sought after by two of her classmates: Dwight, the "bad boy", and Brian, a disturbed young man who has just been released from a mental hospital where he was committed following the suspicious death of his father.

Man Hunt Trailer (1941)

13 June 1941

British hunter Thorndike vacationing in Bavaria has Hitler in his gun sight. He is captured, beaten, left for dead, and escapes back to London where he is hounded by German agents and aided by a young woman.

Hello Down There Trailer (1969)

01 January 1969

Given the chance to live in a simulated underwater home for a month, a scientist convinces his family to take advantage of the offer.

That Darn Cat! Trailer (1965)

02 December 1965

A young woman suspects foul play when her cat comes home wearing a wrist watch. Convincing the FBI, though, and catching the bad guys is tougher than she imagined.

Cleopatra: The Film That Changed Hollywood Trailer (2001)

01 January 2001

Documentary about the making of 20th Century Fox's 1963 film "Cleopatra," then the most expensive film of all time.

Laserblast Trailer (1978)

01 March 1978

Loner teenager Billy Duncan (Kim Milford) stumbles across a lost alien ray gun while wandering the desert one day.

The Cat from Outer Space Trailer (1978)

09 June 1978

A UFO is stranded on earth and impounded by the US government. Its pilot, a cat with a collar that gives it special powers, including the ability to communicate with humans, has eluded the authorities and seeks the help of a scientist in order to reclaim and repair his ship and get back home.

It's My Party Trailer (1996)

22 March 1996

A gathering of friends. A gift of love. A celebration of life.

Pretty Maids All in a Row Trailer (1971)

28 April 1971

In a California high school, a married teacher is the athletic coach and faculty advisor. He starts to have sex flings with his female students and eventually has to kill several of the girls to keep them quiet.

The Legend of Hell House Trailer (1973)

15 June 1973

A team consisting of a physicist, his wife, a young female psychic and the only survivor of the previous visit are sent to the notorious Hell House to prove/disprove survival after death.

Unlikely Angel Trailer (1996)

17 December 1996

A country singer dies prematurely, but cannot enter heaven until she performs a good deed back on earth.

Circle of Iron Trailer (1978)

25 July 1978

A young martial artist, Cord the Seeker, competes for and loses the right to go on a quest for the Bn

The Grass Harp Trailer (1995)

10 September 1995

Based on the novel by Truman Capote, this often-witty coming-of-age drama looks at a young man growing up with an unusual family in the Deep South in the 1940s.

Dead of Winter Trailer (1987)

06 February 1987

A fledgling actress is lured to a remote mansion for a screen-test, soon discovering she is actually a prisoner in the middle of a blackmail plot.

The Loved One Trailer (1965)

11 October 1965

Newly arrived in Hollywood from England, Dennis Barlow finds he has to arrange his uncle's interment at the highly-organised and very profitable Whispering Glades funeral parlour.

Double Trouble Trailer (1992)

14 February 1992

Two beefed-up twins (played by the Paul brothers, Peter and David, who have appeared in several programmers as The Barbarian Brothers) operating on opposing sides of the law, team up to stop a nefarious crook in this actioner.

Embryo Trailer (1976)

21 May 1976

A scientist doing experiments on a human fetus discovers a method to accelerate the fetus into a mature adult in just a few days.

Earth Angel Trailer (1991)

04 March 1991

When a prom queen dies in 1962, her only means of entering Heaven is by returning to 1990 earth, to assist friends from her youth.

Star Hunter Trailer (1996)

01 January 1996

Star hunters are the space monsters who hunt helpless creatures for pleasure. One night couple of high school fotball players and their cheerleaders are returning home after the lost game.

Macbeth Trailer (1948)

01 October 1948

Orson Welles' unique take on Shakespeare's classic tragedy.

Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen Trailer (1981)

01 February 1981

Famous detective Charlie Chan is called out of retirement to help a San Francisco detective solve a mysterious series of murders.

Alice in Wonderland Trailer (1985)

09 December 1985

Classic tale of a girl named Alice who follows a white rabbit down a hole into Wonderland, where she can change sizes by eating and drinking and animals talk.

Hey There, It's Yogi Bear Trailer (1964)

01 January 1964

Yogi Bear and his pal Boo Boo are shipped off to the San Diego Zoo by Jellystone National Park's Ranger Smith who is tired of Yogi's "pick-a-nick" basket stealing.

The Power and the Glory Trailer (1961)

29 October 1961

Based on Graham Greene's novel about a flawed but devoted priest in 1930s Mexico who attempts to perform his duties while eluding a police lieutenant determined to capture him.

Black Midnight Trailer (1949)

01 October 1949

A young man with a love of horses, Scott Jordan (Roddy McDowall) lives on the family ranch with his uncle Bill (Damian O’Flynn).

Lassie Come Home Trailer (1943)

07 October 1943

Hard times came for Carraclough family and they are forced to sell their dog to the rich Duke of Rudling.

Rabbit Test Trailer (1978)

09 April 1978

Lionel's life turns around after a one-night stand on top of a pinball table... he becomes the world's first pregnant man!

Son of Fury: The Story of Benjamin Blake Trailer (1942)

29 January 1942

Sir Arthur Blake has inherited title and lands from his brother. He also has his orphaned nephew Benjamin working for him as a bonded servant.

The White Cliffs of Dover Trailer (1944)

11 May 1944

An American woman with a British husband fights to keep her family together through two world wars.

The Defector Trailer (1966)

20 October 1966

Professor Bower, an American physicist, is effectively blackmailed by a shady CIA agent named Adams to help the CIA obtain secret microfilm from a defecting Russian scientist.

Hart to Hart: Home Is Where the Hart Is Trailer (1994)

18 February 1994

When a mentor and friend of Jennifer's dies, she and Jonathan return to the sleepy town where Jennifer once lived and worked as a reporter.