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Sean Connery’s 14 Most Memorable Non-007 Film Roles

A glance again on the Scotsman’s storied profession outdoors of the James Bond franchise

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“Darby O’Gill and the Little People” (1959) Sean Connery’s first main Hollywood position got here on this Disney movie a few wily Irishman battling native leprechauns. The New York Times dismissed his efficiency, as a Dubliner who woos Darby’s daughter as “merely tall, dark and handsome.” 

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“Marnie” (1964) 
After breaking out massive time as James Bond in 1962’s “Dr. No” and the 1963 sequel “From Russia With Love,” Connery snuck in a task on this Alfred Hitchcock thriller as a rich widower who each falls for a mysterious girl with a checkered previous performed by Tippi Hedren.

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“The Hill” (1965) 
In this BAFTA Award-winning Sidney Lumet drama, Connery starred as a former squadron chief who bucks in opposition to authority in a British Army jail throughout World War II.

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“Murder on the Orient Express” (1974) 
Connery is one among many standouts on this star-studded ensemble thriller based mostly on Agatha Christie’s basic novel.

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“The Man Who Would Be King” (1975) 
Connery teamed along with his outdated pal Michael Caine on this John Huston movie, enjoying an adventure-seeking Brit who’s improbably elevated as a god by locals in Kafiristan.

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“Robin and Marian” (1976) 
Playing Robin Hood, Connery earned raves for his onscreen chemistry with Audrey Hepburn as Lady Marian.

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“Time Bandits” (1981) 
Connery performs King Agamemnon in Terry Gilliam’s fantasty movie. In the unique script, the truth is, his character was described this fashion: “The warrior took off his helmet, revealing someone that looks exactly like Sean Connery, or an actor of equal but cheaper stature.”

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“Highlander” (1986) 
While American actor Christopher Lambert performed the Scottish warrior hero, Connery curiously was forged as his mentor, a Spaniard initially from Egypt named Don Juan Sánchez-Villalobos Ramírez. The movie spawned a number of sequels in addition to TV spinoffs.

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“The Name of the Rose” (1986) 
Connery starred as a medieval monk-turned-detective on this drama based mostly on Umberto Eco’s best-selling novel, with a younger Christian Slater as his assistant. The movie was a field workplace dud, however Connery gained a BAFTA Award for his troubles.

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“The Untouchables” (1987) 
Connery earned his solely Academy Award for his supporting position as an Irish-American cop who helps Kevin Costner’s Eliot Ness take down each corrupt cops and gangster Al Capone in Prohibition-era Chicago.

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