Alan Howard

Born: 5 August 1937

Highlighted works

  • The Lord of the Rings  The Fellowship of the Ring

    The Lord of the Rings The Fellowship of the Ring

    The first instalment of Peter Jackson’s epic adaptation of the J.R.R. Tolkien saga about the quest of a band of heroes to save their world from evil.

  • Little Big Man

    Hoffman plays 121-year-old Jack Crabb, a questionable hero who claims to have lived through much of America’s turbulent past.

  • Victim

    Victim

    Dirk Bogarde’s trailblazing performance is at the centre of this landmark gay classic.

  • The Lord of the Rings The Return of the King

    The final instalment of the rousing, hugely successful trilogy that redefined the studio blockbuster, The Return of the King won 11 Oscars to add to its box office haul.

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