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Cast (feature film)

1.
King of Texas (2002) as Warnell
An adaptation of William Shakespeare's "King Lear," which takes place on a Texas ranch during the revolt against Mexico in the 1840s. A land baron of awesome authority is embroiled in a life and death struggle with the elements, family greed and the violent threat of war.<P>John Lear's legacy is his
2.
Ring, The (2002)
It sounded like just another urban legend--a videotape filled with nightmarish images, leading to a phone call foretelling the viewer's death in exactly seven days. As a newspaper reporter, Rachel Keller was naturally skeptical of the story, until four teenagers all met with mysterious deaths exactly one week after watching just such a tape. Allowing her investigative curiosity to get the better of her, Rachel tracks down the video... and watches it. Now she has just seven days to unravel the mystery of the "Ring."
4.
Ready to Rumble (2000) as Mr Boggs
Two wrestling-loving losers, Gordie and Sean, are devastated when their favorite World Championship Wrestling star, Jimmy King, is humiliated while losing his championship belt. The pair travel to WCW headquarters in Atlanta and infiltrate the organization in order to help their fallen hero regain the championship.
5.
Varsity Blues (1999) as Joe Harbor
In his 35th year as head coach, Bud Kilmer is trying to lead his West Canaan Coyotes to their 23rd division title. Uncompromising and omnipotent, Kilmer is deified in the small Texas town as long as the team is winning. But when star qurterback Lance Harbor suffers a season-ending injury, the Coyotes are forced to regroup under the questionable leadership of second-string quarterback Jonathan Moxon. His irreverent attitude and approach to football come into direct conflict with the coach''s inflexible game plan.
6.
Dangerous Evidence: The Lori Jackson Story (1999) as Paul Jackson
The true story of Lori Jackson, a civil rights activist who attempts to overturn the conviction of Lindsey Scott, an African-American Marine corporal falsely accused of the raping and attempted murder of a white woman near the Quantico Marine base in Virginia. After answering Scott's plea for help,
7.
Meet the Deedles (1998) as Crabbe
Twin brothers from Hawaii are sent to a militaristic summer camp, but instead travel on their own to Yellowstone National Park where they're mistaken for junior park rangers.
8.
Hush (1998) as Hal Bentall
Helen has married the man of her dreams in Jackson Baring, a young professional on Wall Street. When Jackson takes her home to the family estate, Kilronan, she is overcome by the grand majesty of the place. There to meet her is Jackson's mother, Martha, who has held the estate together since her hus
9.
Baby Dance, The (1998) as Al Lefauve
Based on the play by Jane Anderson. Desperately poor Wanda LeFauve and her unemployed husband Al live in a cramped trailer in Shreveport, Louisiana. Wanda, expecting a fifth child, answers the newspaper ad of Rachel and Richard Luckman, an affluent, infertile couple who want a baby. But what at firs
10.
Jackal, The (1997) as Mcmurphy
The FBI''s Deputy Director must stop the Jackal, a ruthless professional killer, before he makes his next assassination. He teams up with a female Russian officer and an imprisoned IRA terrorist in a global race against the clock to stop the Jackal before he strikes.
11.
Tin Cup (1996) as Curt
If Roy "Tin Cup" McAvoy had played it safe, he might have been golfing on the pro tour instead of giving lessons at a driving range in the tiny West Texas town of Salome. And he wouldn''t be sacrificing his dignity to David Simms, a PGA star and longtime rival, by accepting a job as his caddie. Roy should have controlled what his best friend, Romeo Posar, called his "inner demons." When Dr. Molly Griswold walked onto his green, he should have settled for giving the lady psychologist golf lessons and never allowed himself to fall in love with her. But something about Molly''s rational mind, her sharp wit, and her long legs makes it clear to Tin Cup that once again, he''s not going to play it safe. Even though she''s already Simms'' girlfriend. Roy has to win Molly with a gesture so grand that nothing less than her undying adoration would be an appropriate response. And suddenly, inspiration strikes: All Roy has to do is win the U.S. Open - the most difficult tournament in the pro golfing world.
12.
Twister (1996) as Father
The largest storm to hit Oklahoma in more than half a century is brewing, and it promises to drop multiple twisters into Tornado Alley. It''s the storm that two rival groups of scientists--Jo Harding and her band of brash university students, and corporate-sponsored Dr. Jonas Miller and his sleek, crack cadre with their state-of-the-art research vans--have been waiting for to earn their place in meteorological history. Each team wants to be the first to launch their own equipment pack inside a twister to transmit valuable scientific data about tornado behavior. But to do so, they must put themselves directly in the path of the marauding monster--and stay always just ahead of the swirling twister, anticipating its every move. Adding to the charged atmosphere, Jo''s soon-to-be-ex-husband, meteorologist Bill Harding, reluctantly joins Jo and his old crew for this last, epic chase.
13.
Deadline For Murder: From the Files of Edna Buchanan (1995) as Billy Coleman
Inspired by the the life of Pulitzer Prize-winning, Miami-based journalist, Edna Buchanan, who investigates the murder of a man with ties to the Miami mafia.
14.
After the Game (1995)
Aging gambler Benny Walsh dies in a suspicious car crash after the biggest poker win of his life. His son, Clyde, comes to the Nevada town in search for answers and discovers that each of his father's gambling buddies had ample reason to see him dead.
15.
Human Pets: Josh Kirby...Time Warrior!, The (1995)
A boy is transformed into a human pet by the gargantuan Fatlings and must escape before he is eaten alive.
16.
Speed (1994) as Norwood
Jack Traven, an L.A.P.D. SWAT team specialist, is sent to defuse a bomb that a revenge-driven extortionist has planted on a moving bus. But until he does, Jack and one of the passengers must keep the bus speeding through the streets of Los Angeles at more than 50 miles per hour or the bomb will expl
17.
Natural Born Killers (1994) as Sonny
A pair of psychotic serial killers become media darlings in Oliver Stone''s unique and controversial crime satire "Natural Born Killers: The Director''s Cut" (1994). Young lovers Mickey and Mallory launch a gore-soaked killing spree strictly for kicks, and the media eat it up. With strange cameos, gallows humor and violence unlike anything else that ever hit the screen. From an insane screenplay by Quentin Tarantino and starring Woody Harrelson, Juliette Lewis and Tom Sizemore.
18.
Sniper (1993) as Junior Nsc Officer
Two snipers search for a political target in the jungle and end up hunting each other.
19.
Sommersby (1993) as Timothy Fry
Story about a war-torn Confederate soldier who returns from battle a much changed person. Eventually, the wife realizes he is not her husband.
20.
Somebody's Daughter (1992) as Fielder
A Hollywood stripper's activities as a police informant gets her involved in a police scandal and a series of murders.
21.
Woman With A Past (1992) as Wayne
A suburban housewife manages to hide her true identity -- she's an escaped convict who'd been serving a twelve-year sentence for armed robbery -- for many years. Based on a true story.
22.
Matlock: Diary of a Perfect Murder (1992) as Banning
Andy Griffith's portrayal of Ben Matlock, a genial but wily good-old-boy, Harvard-bred lawyer from Georgia, was embraced by critics and enthusiastic audiences (based on high ratings for this film on its premiere) and convinced him to return to series television with the character beginning in the fa
23.
Blind Vengeance (1990) as Edwin Rentzel
After the racially-sparked murder of his son, a father takes revenge on the acquitted killers through mind games.
24.
Inherit The Wind (1988) as Sillers
An adaptation of the play based on the Scopes "monkey trial" of 1925, in which a high school teacher in Tennessee was prosecuted for teaching Darwin's theory of evolution. The leading characters of Matthew Harrison Brady and Henry Drummond are thinly veiled portraits of the actual attorneys in the c
25.
Celebration Family (1987) as Benson
A young couple devote their lives to adopting unwanted children of mixed age, ethnic background, nationality, and mental and physical capability.
26.
Return to Mayberry (1986) as Butler
A television movie that unites the stars of television's popular series, "The Andy Griffith Show." Andy Taylor returns to Mayberry to run again for sheriff, only to discover that his former deputy, Barney Fife, has also entered the race. Andy and his wife Helen witness the birth of Andy's son Opie's
27.
Friday the 13th, Part V: A New Beginning (1985) as Deputy Carl Dodd
When Tommy was a child he killed the infamous Jason Voorhees, a detranged murderer who had brutally slaughtered many people over the years. Now a teenager, Tommy is haunted by the fear that Jason might return, and checks into a group home for mentally disturbed young people. Soon after his arrival, Tommy sees one of the other residents being brutally killed by a psychopathic patient. The psychopath is incarcerated, but as residents continue to be killed Tommy becomes a suspect and begins to question his sanity. Teaming up with the grandson of one of the employees, Tommy tries to stay alive and learn the identity of the killer.
28.
Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1985) as Billy
Recast and redirected recreations of four classic tales from the landmark "Alfred Hitchcock Presents" of three TV decades earlier, with introductions by a computer colorized Hitchcock himself (and voice-over narration by John Huston), comprised this television-movie anthology which became the pilot
29.
Ghost Dancing (1983) as Brian
Dorothy McGuire returned to television after a long absence to star as a feisty, widowed desert farmer who takes on the water company by dynamiting the city-owned reservoir to spotlight her cause: the depletion of the valley's water to feed the city's aqueduct system. Bill Erwin is her dear old Paiu
30.
Johnny Belinda (1982) as Dan
In this remake of the 1948 Jane Wyman-Lew Ayres film (based on the 1940 Broadway play), Richard Thomas is a do-gooder in a poverty stricken rural area with VISTA where he encounters Rosanna Arquette, whom everybody believes to be retarded but he soon discovers to be deaf. A tentative romance blossom
31.
Death Ray 2000 (1981) as Army Enlisted Man
The belatedly shown pilot to the short-lived Robert Conrad series, "A Man Called Sloane" (1979-80), has Robert Logan in the role Conrad played, a flamboyant secret agent from UNIT, a secret counter-espionage group, teamed here with lady spy Ann Turkel to retrieve a stolen device capable of destroyin
32.
Hard Country (1981) as Larry
Kyle Richardson has a boring job in a chain-link fence factory, and cuts loose on the weekends with his friends at the local bar. Eventually, his girlfriend Jodie gets tired of Kyle's carousing and give him an ultimatum, either they get married or she leaves to pursue her dream of becoming a country
33.
Joni (1980) as Steve
The story of Joni Eareckson who was paralyzed following a diving accident when she was seventeen years old is recounted. She overcame her fear, pain and depression to become an evangelical Christian author, and the founder of an organization dedicated to ministering to the disabled.
34.
Gideon's Trumpet (1980) as Lester Wade
In one of his final television roles, Henry Fonda stars as the semi-literate Florida drifter whose court case--being denied counsel at a breaking-and-entering trial because of his inability to afford a lawyer--drastically changed the course of American legal history. His performance won him an Emmy

Cast (special)

35.
Riding For the Pony Express (1980) as Willy Gomes
The story, set in the Old West, follows the adventures of Jed Beechum and Albie Foreman, riders for the Pony Express. In the pilot episode, Jed and Albie become involved in a venture to find water for the drought-stricken town of Layover.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

36.
Stephen King's The Stand (1994) as Poke
A four-part miniseries based on the Stephen King novel "The Stand." Set in the future, the world's population is virtually wiped out by a deadly flu virus. The handful of survivors are drawn into two camps -- one representing goodness and purity; the other, evil.
37.
War and Remembrance (1988) as Cornett (Enterprise)
A 12-part miniseries continuing Herman Wouk's epic two-volume saga which began with "The Winds of War." The first 17-hour installment begins one week after Pearl Harbor. The family of career naval officer Captain Victor "Pug" Henry is scattered around the globe. Pug and his son, Byron, are fighting

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

38.
Fatal Vision (1984) as Mp Captain
The much-acclaimed dramatization of Joe McGinniss' best-seller about Dr. Jeffrey MacDonald, the former Green Beret captain accused, then cleared, in the brutal murders of his wife and daughters in February 1970, won Emmy Award nominations for the film itself as Outstanding Drama Special as well as f

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