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Max von Sydow

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Max von Sydow ( born 10 April 1929) is a Swedish actor. He has also held French citizenship since 2002. He has starred in many films and had supporting roles in dozens more. He has performed in films filmed in many languages, including Swedish, Norwegian, English, Italian, German, Danish, French and Spanish. Some of his most memorable film roles include knight Antonius Block in Ingmar Bergman's The Seventh Seal (the first of his eleven films with Bergman and the film that includes the iconic shot of his career in the scene where he plays chess with Death), Jesus in George Stevens's The Greatest Story Ever Told, Father Merrin in Friedkin's The Exorcist, Joubert the assassin in Three Days of the Condor, and Ming the Merciless in the 1980 version of Flash Gordon. Description above from the Wikipedia article Max von Sydow, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Apr 10, 1929 In Lund, Skåne län, Sweden
Movie/TV Credits:
132
First Appeared:
In the movie She Dances Alone
Latest Project:
Series Red King, White Knight 2017
Known For
Poster of Red King, White Knight
Poster of Snow Falling on Cedars
Poster of Ghostbusters II
Poster of Flash Gordon
Filmography

She Dances Alone (2018)

Movie

Red King, White Knight (2018)

Series
as Unknown

The First, the Last (2016)

Drama
Movie
5.3 10 votes

Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)

Action Adventure Science Fiction Fantasy
Movie
as Lor San Tekka
7.5 6122 votes

The Letters (2015)

Drama
Movie
as Celeste van Exem
5.3 8 votes

Branded (2012)

Science Fiction
Movie
4.9 47 votes

Max Von Sydow: Dialogues with The Renter (2012)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself

Game of Thrones (2011)

Action & Adventure Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Three-eyed raven
8.0 1991 votes

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close (2011)

Drama
Movie
as The Renter
6.9 550 votes

Shutter Island (2010)

Drama Thriller Mystery
Movie
as Dr. Jeremiah Naehring
7.7 4259 votes

The Last Norwegian Troll (2010)

Movie
as The Last Norwegian Troll / Narrator (voice)
7 1 votes

Moomins and the Comet Chase (2010)

Animation Adventure
Movie
as Narrator (voice)
4 2 votes

Robin Hood (2010)

Action
Movie
as Sir Walter Loxley
6.1 1073 votes

Solomon Kane (2009)

Adventure Fantasy Action Science Fiction
Movie
as Josiah Kane
5.6 299 votes

Oscar and the Lady in Pink (2009)

Drama
Movie
as Dr Dusseldorf
6.6 19 votes

A Man and His Dog (2008)

Drama Action Thriller Science Fiction
Movie
as Le commandant
5.6 5 votes

Emotional arithmetic (2007)

Drama
Movie
as Jakob Bronski
5 1 votes

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007)

Drama
Movie
as Papinou
7.4 209 votes

Rush Hour 3 (2007)

Action Comedy Crime Thriller
Movie
as Varden Reynard
6.1 597 votes

The Tudors (2007)

Drama History Romance
Series
as Cardinal Von Waldburg
7.5 60 votes

Dark Kingdom: The Dragon King (2006)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Drama
Series
6.1 7 votes

The Final Inquiry (2006)

TV Movie Adventure Drama History Mystery Foreign
Movie
as Tiberius
3.8 7 votes

Heidi (2005)

Drama Family Foreign
Movie
as Uncle Alp
7 3 votes

Curse of the Ring (2004)

Action
Movie
as Eyvind
6.2 26 votes

Hidden Children (2004)

Drama
Movie
as Valobra
5.5 3 votes

Minority Report (2002)

Action Thriller Science Fiction Mystery
Movie
as Director Lamar Burgess
7 1977 votes

Sleepless (2001)

Crime Horror Mystery Thriller
Movie
as Moretti
6.2 22 votes

Intacto (2001)

Action Comedy Drama Romance Science Fiction Thriller
Movie
as Samuel
6.7 34 votes

The Gaul (2001)

Adventure Drama
Movie
as Guttuart
3.7 8 votes

1939-1945: The Seven Years That Shook the World (2000)

Documentary War
Movie

Conan Unchained: The Making of 'Conan' (2000)

Movie
as Himself
6.3 3 votes

Nuremberg (2000)

TV Movie Drama
Movie
as Samuel Rosenman
7.4 17 votes

Nuremberg (2000)

Drama
Series

Snow Falling on Cedars (1999)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Nels Gudmundsson
6.2 25 votes

What Dreams May Come (1998)

Drama Fantasy Romance
Movie
as The Tracker
6.7 418 votes

The Fear of God: 25 Years of The Exorcist (1998)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself - 'Fr. Merrin'
5.5 3 votes

Solomon (1997)

Fantasy
Movie
as Davide
4.3 2 votes

Their Frozen Dream (1997)

Documentary
Movie
as S.A. Andrée (voice)

Hostile Waters (1997)

TV Movie Drama Thriller War
Movie
as Admiral Chernavin
6 4 votes

Hamsun (1996)

Drama Foreign
Movie
as Knut Hamsun
7.6 7 votes

Jerusalem (1996)

Drama
Movie
as Vicar
6.3 4 votes

Private Confessions (1996)

Drama
Movie
as Jacob

Radetzkymarsch (1995)

History
Movie
as Baron Franz von Trotta und Sipolje

Depth Solitude (1995)

Fantasy Drama
Movie
as Narrator

Citizen X (1995)

History Crime Drama
Movie
as Dr. Alexandr Bukhanovsky
6.9 25 votes

Judge Dredd (1995)

Science Fiction
Movie
as Chief Justice Fargo
5.3 463 votes

Radetzky March (1995)

Drama
Series
as Baron Franz von Trotta und Sipolje
7.5 1 votes

A che punto è la notte (1994)

Movie
as Arcivescovo di Torino

Needful Things (1993)

Action Drama Horror Thriller
Movie
as Leland Gaunt
5.8 96 votes

The Silent Touch (1992)

Movie
as Henry Kesdi

The Best Intentions (1992)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Johan Åkerblom
5.1 7 votes

A Kiss Before Dying (1991)

Mystery Thriller Crime
Movie
as Thor Carlsson
5.8 16 votes

Until the End of the World (1991)

Thriller Drama Science Fiction Action
Movie
as Henry Farber
6.2 21 votes

Europa (1991)

Thriller Drama
Movie
7.1 48 votes

The Ox (1991)

Drama
Movie
as Vicar
6.5 3 votes

Una vita scellerata (1990)

Drama TV Movie
Movie
as Papa Clemente VII

The bachelor (1990)

Drama
Movie
as Von Schleheim

Awakenings (1990)

Drama
Movie
as Dr. Peter Ingham
7.5 396 votes

Father (1990)

Movie
as Joe Mueller

Ghostbusters II (1989)

Fantasy Action Comedy Science Fiction Family
Movie
as Vigo (voice)
6.3 777 votes

Red King, White Knight (1989)

Drama Romance Thriller
Movie
as Szaz
6 1 votes

Duet for One (1987)

Drama
Movie
as Dr. Louis Feldman
4 3 votes

Pelle the Conqueror (1987)

Drama
Movie
as Lassefar
6.8 28 votes

The Second Victory (1987)

Drama
Movie
as Dr. Huber

Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Frederick
7.6 157 votes

The Wolf at the Door (1986)

Drama
Movie
as August Strindberg

Kojak: The Belarus File (1985)

Movie

The Last Place on Earth (1985)

Drama
Series
as Fridtjof Nansen

Code Name: Emerald (1985)

Action Drama War
Movie
as Jürgen Brausch
6 2 votes

Quo Vadis? (1985)

Drama History
Movie
as Petrus
6 1 votes

Christopher Columbus (1985)

Movie
as King John of Portugal
7 1 votes

The Ice Pirates (1984)

Action Science Fiction Comedy
Movie
5.7 41 votes

Samson and Delilah (1984)

TV Movie Adventure Fantasy Action
Movie
as Sidka
6 1 votes

The Soldiers's Tale (1984)

Animation
Movie
as The devil
7 1 votes

Target Eagle (1984)

Movie

Dune (1984)

Action Science Fiction Adventure
Movie
as Dr. Liet Kynes
6.5 417 votes

Le dernier civil (1984)

Drama
Movie
as Gérard Bauerle

Dreamscape (1984)

Adventure Horror Science Fiction Thriller
Movie
as Doctor Paul Novotny
6 58 votes

Strange Brew (1983)

Comedy
Movie
as Brewmeister Smith
6.3 39 votes

Never Say Never Again (1983)

Adventure Action Thriller
Movie
as Ernst Stavro Blofeld
5.8 255 votes

The Flight of the Eagle (1982)

Movie
as Salomon August Andrée
7 2 votes

Conan the Barbarian (1982)

Adventure Fantasy Action
Movie
as King Osric
6.6 417 votes

Escape to Victory (1981)

Action Drama
Movie
as Major Karl von Steiner
6.7 108 votes

Flash Gordon (1980)

Science Fiction
Movie
as The Emperor Ming
6 176 votes

Death Watch (1980)

Drama Science Fiction
Movie
as Gerald Mortenhoe
5.3 12 votes

Footloose (1979)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Marcello Herrighe

Hurricane (1979)

Drama Action Romance
Movie
as Dr. Bascomb
4 1 votes

Brass Target (1978)

Action Drama
Movie
as Shelley Martin Webber
6.3 4 votes

Black Journal (1977)

Movie
as Capo della polizia

Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977)

Horror Thriller Fantasy
Movie
as Father Lancaster Merrin
4.4 90 votes

March or Die (1977)

Action Adventure Drama War
Movie
as François Marneau
6.2 15 votes

The Desert of the Tartars (1976)

History Drama Mystery War Foreign
Movie
as Hortiz
6.9 7 votes

Heart of a Dog (1976)

Movie
as Professor Filipp Filippovich Preobrazenski
4 1 votes

Illustrious Corpses (1976)

Crime Foreign Mystery Thriller
Movie
as Präsident des Obersten Gerichtshofs
6.6 8 votes

Voyage of the Damned (1976)

Drama
Movie
as Captain Schroeder
5.4 4 votes

Foxtrot (1976)

Adventure Drama Thriller
Movie
as Larsen
4.8 2 votes

The Ultimate Warrior (1975)

Action Science Fiction Thriller
Movie
as Baron
4.4 15 votes

The Softening of the Egg (1975)

Comedy
Movie
as The Father
5.3 3 votes

Three Days of the Condor (1975)

Action Thriller Mystery
Movie
as G. Joubert
7.1 155 votes

Steppenwolf (1974)

Drama
Movie
as Harry Haller
5.3 4 votes

The Exorcist (1973)

Drama Horror Thriller
Movie
as Father Merrin
7.4 1463 votes

The New Land (1972)

Drama Western
Movie
as Karl-Oskar
6.9 15 votes

The Touch (1971)

Drama
Movie
as Andreas Vergerus
6.5 2 votes

The Apple War (1971)

Comedy
Movie
as Roy Lindberg
6.3 8 votes

The Night Visitor (1971)

Crime Horror
Movie
as Salem
7.3 5 votes

The Emigrants (1971)

Adventure Drama
Movie
as Karl Oskar
6.9 18 votes

The Kremlin Letter (1970)

Drama Action Thriller
Movie
as Colonel Kosnov
5.5 6 votes

The Passion of Anna (1969)

Drama
Movie
as Andreas Winkelman
7.4 25 votes

Hour of the Wolf (1968)

Drama Horror
Movie
as Johan Borg
7.4 53 votes

Shame (1968)

War Drama
Movie
as Jan Rosenberg
7.5 31 votes

Black Palm Trees (1968)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Gustav Olofsson
3 1 votes

Hawaii (1966)

Drama Adventure Romance
Movie
as Rev. Abner Hale
5.1 9 votes

The Quiller Memorandum (1966)

Action Thriller
Movie
as Oktober
6 19 votes

Here Is Your Life (1966)

Drama
Movie
as Smålands-Pelle
7.5 2 votes

The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)

Drama History
Movie
as Jesus
6.4 29 votes

Interlude in the Marshland (1965)

Drama
Movie
as Alex Kvist

The Reward (1965)

Drama Western
Movie
as Scott Swenson

Winter Light (1963)

Drama
Movie
as Jonas Persson
7.3 50 votes

Wonderful Adventures of Nils (1962)

Adventure Family
Movie
as The Father
6.8 4 votes

The Mistress (1962)

Drama
Movie
as The Man
5 1 votes

Through a Glass Darkly (1961)

Drama
Movie
as Martin
7.4 73 votes

The Virgin Spring (1960)

Crime Drama
Movie
as Töre
7.7 97 votes

Spion 503 (1958)

War Drama
Movie
as Horst, Gestapo-mand

Brink of Life (1958)

Drama
Movie
as Harry Andersson, Stinas man
6.5 16 votes

The Magician (1958)

Drama
Movie
as Albert Emanuel Vogler
7.5 36 votes

Rabies (1958)

Movie

The Seventh Seal (1957)

Fantasy Drama
Movie
as Antonius Block
7.7 377 votes

Wild Strawberries (1957)

Drama
Movie
as Henrik Åkerman
7.7 211 votes

Mr. Sleeman Is Coming (1957)

Movie
as The hunter

Rätten att älska (1956)

Drama
Movie
as Bergman

Miss Julie (1951)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Groom
5.9 11 votes

Only a Mother (1949)

Movie
as Nils
5 1 votes