Max von Sydow

Max von Sydow

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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.

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Born: April 10, 1929

Filmography

2015
The Letters as Celeste van Exem
2010
The Last Norwegian Troll as The Last Norwegian Troll / Narrator (voice)
2010
2010
Robin Hood as Sir Walter Loxley
2010
Shutter Island as Dr. Jeremiah Naehring
2009
Solomon Kane as Josiah Kane
2007
Rush Hour 3 as Varden Reynard
2007
Emotional Arithmetic as Jakob Bronski
2006
The Final Inquiry as Tiberius
2005
Heidi as Uncle Alp
2004
2002
Minority Report as Pre-Crime Director Lamar Burgess
2001
2001
Intacto as Samuel
2001
Sleepless as Moretti
1998
What Dreams May Come as Albert Lewis (as the tracker)
1998
The Fear of God: 25 Years of The Exorcist as Himself - 'Fr. Merrin'
1997
Hostile Waters as Admiral Chernavin
1996
Jerusalem as Vicar
1995
Judge Dredd as Chief Justice Fargo
1995
Citizen X as Dr. Alexandr Bukhanovsky
1994
Solomon as Davide
1993
Needful Things as Leland Gaunt
1992
The Best Intentions as Johan Åkerblom
1991
A Kiss Before Dying as Thor Carlsson
1991
Until the End of the World as Henry Farber
1989
1987
Pelle the Conqueror as Lassefar
1987
The Second Victory as Dr. Huber
1986
Hannah and Her Sisters as Frederick
1985
Code Name: Emerald as Jurgen Brausch
1984
Dune as Dr. Kynes
1984
Le dernier civil as Gérard Bauerle
1984
Dreamscape as Doctor Paul Novotny
1984
Samson and Delilah as Sidka (as Max Von Sydow)
1983
Never Say Never Again as Ernst Stavro Blofeld
1982
Conan the Barbarian as King Osric
1981
Victory as Major Karl von Steiner
1980
Flash Gordon as Kaiser Ming
1980
Death Watch as Gerald Mortenhoe
1978
Brass Target as Shelley Martin Webber
1977
March or Die as François Marneau
1977
Exorcist II: The Heretic as Pater Lancaster Merrin
1977
Gran bollito as Capo della polizia
1976
Foxtrot as Larsen
1976
Heart of a Dog as Professor Filipp Filippovich Preobrazenski
1976
1975
Three Days of the Condor as G. Joubert
1975
The Softening of the Egg as The Father
1975
1974
Steppenwolf as Harry Haller
1973
The Exorcist as Father Merrin
1972
The New Land as Karl-Oskar
1971
The Touch as Andreas Vergerus
1971
1971
The Emigrants as Karl Oskar
1969
The Passion of Anna as Andreas Winkelman
1968
Shame as Jan Rosenberg
1968
Hour of the Wolf as Johan Borg
1966
Here's Your Life as Smålands-Pelle
1966
1965
The Reward as Scott Swenson
1963
Winter Light as Jonas Persson
1962
1961
1960
1958
The Magician as Albert Emanuel Vogler
1958
1957
Wild Strawberries as Henrik Åkerman
1957
Herr Sleeman kommer as Walther
1957
The Seventh Seal as Antonius Block
1952
Miss Julie as Groom
0
Mr. Sleeman Is Coming as The hunter
0
Spion 503 as Horst, Gestapo-mand
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