Max von Sydow

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.

Geburtstag: 10.04.1929

Geburtsort: Lund, Skåne län, Sweden

Anzahl der Filme, die wir schon mit Max von Sydow gesehen haben: 3

Anzahl aller Filme, in denen Max von Sydow mitgespielt hat: 140

2019
  • Kursk
    Rolle: Admiral Vladimir Petrenko
2018
  • The Passion of Anna
    Rolle: Andreas Winkelman
  • Winter Light
    Rolle: Jonas Persson
2016
  • The First, the Last
    Rolle: Le croque-mort
2015
  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens
    Rolle: Lor San Tekka
  • The Letters
    Rolle: Celeste van Exem
2013
  • Dragons: Real Myths and Unreal Creatures
    Rolle: Dr. Alistair Conis
2012
  • Branded
    Rolle: Marketing Guru
  • Max Von Sydow: Dialogues with The Renter
    Rolle: Himself
2011
  • Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
    Rolle: The Renter
  • The Last Norwegian Troll
    Rolle: The Last Norweigian Troll (voice)
2010
  • Robin Hood
    Rolle: Sir Walter Loxley
  • Shutter Island
    Rolle: Dr. Jeremiah Naehring
  • The Wolfman
    Rolle: Passenger on Train (only in unrated director's cut)
2009
  • Oscar and the Lady in Pink
    Rolle: Dr Dusseldorf
  • Solomon Kane
    Rolle: Josiah Kane
2008
  • A Man and His Dog
    Rolle: Le commandant
  • Emotional Arithmetic
    Rolle: Jakob Bronski
2007
  • Rush Hour 3
    Rolle: Varden Reynard
  • The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
    Rolle: Papinou
2006
  • The Final Inquiry
    Rolle: Tiberius
  • Curse of the Ring
    Rolle: Eyvind
2005
  • Heidi
    Rolle: Uncle Alp
2004
  • Hidden Children
    Rolle: Valobra
2002
  • Minority Report
    Rolle: Director Lamar Burgess
  • Intact
    Rolle: Samuel
2001
  • The Gaul
    Rolle: Guttuart
  • Sleepless
    Rolle: Moretti
2000
  • The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: The Perils of Cupid
    Rolle: Freud
  • Solomon
    Rolle: Davide
  • Conan Unchained: The Making of 'Conan'
    Rolle: Himself
1999
  • Snow Falling on Cedars
    Rolle: Nels Gudmundsson
1998
  • What Dreams May Come
    Rolle: The Tracker
  • The Fear of God: 25 Years of The Exorcist
    Rolle: Himself - 'Fr. Merrin'
1997
  • Hostile Waters
    Rolle: Admiral Chernavin
  • Their Frozen Dream
    Rolle: S.A. Andrée (voice)
  • Private Confessions
    Rolle: Jacob
  • The Princess and the Pauper
    Rolle: Epos
1996
  • Jerusalem
    Rolle: Vicar
  • Hamsun
    Rolle: Knut Hamsun
1995
  • Captured - Meet Robert A. Robinson Photographer
    Rolle: Narrator
  • Judge Dredd
    Rolle: Chief Justice Fargo
  • The Atlantic
    Rolle: Narrator (voice)
  • Citizen X
    Rolle: Dr. Alexandr Bukhanovsky
  • Depth Solitude
    Rolle: Narrator
1994
  • Onkel Vanja
    Rolle: The professor
  • A che punto è la notte
    Rolle: Arcivescovo di Torino
1993
  • Needful Things
    Rolle: Leland Gaunt
  • Morfars resa
    Rolle: Simon S.L. Fromm
1992
  • The Silent Touch
    Rolle: Henry Kesdi
  • The Best Intentions
    Rolle: Johan Åkerblom
  • Europa
    Rolle: Narrator (voice)
1991
  • Until the End of the World
    Rolle: Henry Farber
  • The Ox
    Rolle: Vicar
  • A Kiss Before Dying
    Rolle: Thor Carlsson
1990
  • Awakenings
    Rolle: Dr. Peter Ingham
  • Father
    Rolle: Joe Mueller
  • Hiroshima: Out of the Ashes
    Rolle: Father Siemes
  • A Violent Life
    Rolle: Papa Clemente VII
  • The bachelor
    Rolle: Von Schleheim
1989
  • Red King, White Knight
    Rolle: Szaz
  • Ghostbusters II
    Rolle: Vigo (voice)
1987
  • Pelle the Conqueror
    Rolle: Lassefar
  • The Wolf at the Door
    Rolle: August Strindberg
  • The Second Victory
    Rolle: Dr. Huber
  • Duet for One
    Rolle: Dr. Louis Feldman
1986
  • Hannah and Her Sisters
    Rolle: Frederick
1985
  • The Repenter
    Rolle: Spinola
  • Code Name: Emerald
    Rolle: Jürgen Brausch
  • George Stevens: A Filmmaker's Journey
    Rolle:
  • Kojak: The Belarus File
    Rolle: Peter Barak
1984
  • Dune
    Rolle: Doctor Kynes
  • Le dernier civil
    Rolle: Gérard Bauerle
  • Dreamscape
    Rolle: Doctor Paul Novotny
  • Target Eagle
    Rolle: Coronel O'Donnell
  • Samson and Delilah
    Rolle: Sidka
  • The Ice Pirates
    Rolle:
  • The Soldiers's Tale
    Rolle: The devil
1983
  • Never Say Never Again
    Rolle: Ernst Stavro Blofeld
  • Strange Brew
    Rolle: Brewmeister Smith
  • Circle of Passions
    Rolle:
1982
  • The Flight of the Eagle
    Rolle: Salomon August Andrée
  • The Cinema of Carl Th. Dreyer
    Rolle:
  • Conan the Barbarian
    Rolle: King Osric
1981
  • She Dances Alone
    Rolle:
  • Victory
    Rolle: Major Karl von Steiner
1980
  • Flash Gordon
    Rolle: The Emperor Ming
  • Death Watch
    Rolle: Gerald Mortenhoe
1979
  • Footloose
    Rolle: Marcello Herrighe
  • Hurricane
    Rolle: Dr. Bascomb
1978
  • Brass Target
    Rolle: Shelley Martin Webber
1977
  • March or Die
    Rolle: François Marneau
  • Exorcist II: The Heretic
    Rolle: Father Lancaster Merrin
  • Black Journal
    Rolle: Lisa Carpi / Carabinieri Marshal
1976
  • Voyage of the Damned
    Rolle: Captain Schroeder
  • The Desert of the Tartars
    Rolle: Cap. Ortiz
  • Foxtrot
    Rolle: Larsen
  • Illustrious Corpses
    Rolle: Präsident des Obersten Gerichtshofs
  • Heart of a Dog
    Rolle: Professor Filipp Filippovich Preobrazenski
1975
  • The Ultimate Warrior
    Rolle: Baron
  • Three Days of the Condor
    Rolle: G. Joubert
  • The Softening of the Egg
    Rolle: The Father
1974
  • Steppenwolf
    Rolle: Harry Haller
1973
  • The Exorcist
    Rolle: Father Lankester Merrin
1972
  • Embassy
    Rolle: Gorenko
  • The Emigrants
    Rolle: Karl Oskar
  • Ingmar Bergman
    Rolle: Herself
  • Embassy
    Rolle: Gorenko
  • The New Land
    Rolle: Karl-Oskar
1971
  • The Apple War
    Rolle: Roy Lindberg
  • The Touch
    Rolle: Andreas Vergerus
  • The Night Visitor
    Rolle: Salem
1970
  • The Kremlin Letter
    Rolle: Colonel Kosnov
1969
  • Made in Sweden
    Rolle: Magnus Rud
1968
  • Shame
    Rolle: Jan Rosenberg
  • Black Palm Trees
    Rolle: Gustav Olofsson
  • An Introduction to Ingmar Bergman
    Rolle: Interviewee
  • Hour of the Wolf
    Rolle: Johan Borg
1967
  • The Diary of Anne Frank
    Rolle: Otto Frank
1966
  • Here Is Your Life
    Rolle: Smålands-Pelle
  • The Quiller Memorandum
    Rolle: Oktober
  • Hawaii
    Rolle: Rev. Abner Hale
1965
  • The Reward
    Rolle: Scott Swenson
  • 4 x 4
    Rolle: Kvist
  • Interlude in the Marshland
    Rolle: Alex Kvist
  • The Greatest Story Ever Told
    Rolle: Jesus
1962
  • Wonderful Adventures of Nils
    Rolle: The Father
  • The Mistress
    Rolle: The Man
1961
  • Through a Glass Darkly
    Rolle: Martin
1960
  • The Virgin Spring
    Rolle: Töre
1959
  • Brink of Life
    Rolle: Harry Andersson, Stinas man
1958
  • The Magician
    Rolle: Albert Emanuel Vogler
  • Rabies
    Rolle: Bo Stensson Svenningson
  • The Seventh Seal
    Rolle: Antonius Block
  • Spion 503
    Rolle: Horst, Gestapo-mand
1957
  • Wild Strawberries
    Rolle: Henrik Åkerman
  • Mr. Sleeman Is Coming
    Rolle: The hunter
1956
  • Rätten att älska
    Rolle: Bergman
1952
  • Miss Julie
    Rolle: Groom
1949
  • Only a Mother
    Rolle: Nils