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Cast (feature film)

1.
Manchurian Candidate, The (2004)
U.S. Army Major Bennett Marco can''t sleep at night--and he doesn''t want to. Marco spends his days giving inspiring speeches about his platoon''s ambush in the Kuwaiti desert and the heroics of Sergeant Raymond Shaw, who won the Medal of Honor for saving Marco''s crew. But at night, Marco''s dreamlike memories of the desert turn sinister and terrifying. And Marco privately wonders whether the two soldiers who died in the firefight might have met darker fates than officially recorded--and whether Shaw might not be the glorious hero that everyone thinks he is. When Shaw takes the national stage as a surefire candidate for vice president--under the thumb of his controversial mother, Senator Eleanor Prentiss Shaw--Marco is forced to act on his growing suspicions. With military officials questioning his sanity, and the net of security tightening around Shaw, Marco races to probe deeper into the unimaginable, shocking truth before the White House is won.
2.
Brokedown Palace (1999) as Leon Smith
Under the magical and golden Thailand sun, Alice and Darlene meet a seductive and handsome Australian, Nick Parks. Both girls are smitten with Nick, who eventually asks Darlene to spend the night with him--much to the surprise of the outgoing Alice. When Nick proposes a quick side trip to Hong Kong,
3.
Beloved (1998)
Sethe is a woman of elemental grace and unspoken mystery. A figure of fierce determination, Sethe is a runaway slave struggling to carve out her own simple existence with her children in rural Ohio, 1873. Preventing her from achieving that, however, is the painful legacy of her former life, and the
4.
Fathers' Day (1997) as Cop
Jack Lawrence is a successful Los Angeles attorney. He''s got a good job, a lovely wife, a nice home, a great car--aside from a limited amount of patience, Jack has pretty much every thing he wants. Dale Putley has been on the brink of despair for so long that he''s starting to enjoy the view. A would-be writer scraping out a threadbare existence in San Francisco, Dale is a bundle of neuroses just waiting to unravel. Dale needs something to worry about in his life besides himself. Suddenly, before you can say "romance from the past," Jack Lawrence and Dale Putley, two complete strangers and polar opposites, are sharing a car, pooling their wits, and rethinking everything about themselves as they try to track down a teenage runaway that each believes might be his son.
5.
Colony, The (1996)
Millionaire Alec Harken is in a bitter power struggle over control of his company. His wife's psychotherapist has been murdered and the psychotherapist's patient files have been stolen. In the hands of Alec's enemies, these files could destroy him for they reveal a terrible affliction he possesses.
6.
Reform School Girl (1994)
A teenage girl is falsely convicted of a hit-and-run accident and sent to reform school. In order to gain early release and save her little sister from the true culprit, not to mention a perverted uncle, she becomes the star athlete of the reform school track team.
7.
Bad Girls (1994)
In this western, four fallen women are branded as outlaws and on the run. Pursued by a posse, tracked by Pinkerton detectives, the four must ride together to stay alive. But when they're double crossed by a gang of ruthless desperados, the women decide it's time to stop running - and start fighting.
8.
Philadelphia (1993) as Jury Member
A lawyer sues his firm for firing him because he has AIDS.
9.
Unlawful Entry (1992)
A psychotic policeman terrorizes a young couple after their home is robbed.
10.
Hero (1992)
Ace reporter Gale Gayley literally falls into the story of a lifetime when she's a passenger on an airplane that crashes into a Chicago bridge. In the smoke and darkness, she's saved by a rude, foul-mouthed "hero," who promptly disappears into the night... leaving only his shoe behind. When Gale's T
11.
The Silence Of The Lambs (1991) as Mr Bimmel
A fledgling FBI agent enlists a psychopath''''s help in catching a serial killer.
12.
Kansas (1988) as Governor
Two young men rob a bank, yet one is truly good and the other truly bad.
13.
Project X (1987)
An airforce pilot and animal researcher risk their lives to save chimpanzees from life-threatening experiments.
14.
Nickel Mountain (1985) as Frank
Henry Soames owns a diner in the country. When his friends Willard and Callie learn that she is pregnant, Willard leaves her and disappears. Henry takes Callie in, sees her through the entire pregnancy, and the two of them fall in love and marry. Everything is fine until Willard returns and wants to
15.
Swing Shift (1984)
During World War II, a women has an affair with a co-worker and must deal with the after war repercussions.
16.
Hard to Hold (1984)
Pretentious claptrap clothed in a 1984 rock-music love story that never goes beyond the superficial. Springfield is a highly successful rock songwriter-performer. While driving in his car, he meets Eilber, a tense child psychologist. The two quickly fall in love, and he pursues her around San Francisco until he catches her. Interspersed with the insipid love story is a subplot about Springfield''s having songwriter''s block.
18.
Day the Bubble Burst, The (1982)
Chronicling various personal stories surrounding the 1929 stock market crash, this adaptation of the best-seller by Gordon Thomas and Max Morgan-Witts had a curious TV history. Originally announced in 1978 as a four-hour movie to be called "The Day America Died", with a stellar cast of TV personalit
19.
Used Cars (1980) as Carmine
When his boss is killed, a car salesman tries to save the lot and his job.
20.
Over the Edge (1979) as Doberman
Neglected suburban teens turn to crime as an outlet.
21.
Rose, The (1979)
Bette Midler plays "Rose", an artist strikingly similar to Janis Joplin. The film follows Rose's career during her last tour. Her rock and roll lifestyle of Drugs, Sex, and Rock and Roll and constant touring lead her to an inevitable breakdown.
22.
11th Victim (1979)
A news anchorwoman from the midwest comes to Hollywood to learn the truth about the death of her sister, the eleventh victim of a killer preying on aspiring actresses, and finds herself possibly the next one on his list, despite the help of an overworked cop. The film takes uncredited inspiration fr
23.
Maneaters Are Loose (1978) as John Pennington
Terror stalks a small California community when a broke and depressed animal owner and trainer is forced to abandon his tigers and let them fend for themselves in the nearby wilderness.
24.
Blue Collar (1978)
Three workers, Zeke, Jerry and Smokey, are working at a car plant and drinking their beers together. One night when they steal away from their wives to have some fun they get the idea to rob the local union's bureau safe. First they think it is a flop, because they get only 600 dollars out of it, but then Zeke realizes that they also have gotten some 'hot' material. They decide to blackmail their union. The best reason for that is the union itself. All three are provoked by the fact that the union claims to have lost 10,000 dollars by their robbery.
25.
Citizens Band (1977) as Red Baron
This movie interlaces the stories of several characters in a small town united by their use of CB (citizen's band) radio. Paul LeMat is the local CB coordinator who has time for little else in his life. His father, Roberts Blossom is a sour old man who is nice on the radio. Charles Napier is a trucker hospitalized after an accident, with hilarious consequences.
26.
Taxi Driver (1976)
A loner becomes fixated on a teen prostitute.
27.
Fighting Mad (1976) as Sheriff Len Skerritt
An Arkansas farmer takes it upon himself to fight back against the corrupt developers who are attempting to evict him and his neighbors from their land.
28.
Two-Minute Warning (1976)
A lone gunman stalks a sold-out crowd at a championship football stadium.
29.
Crazy Mama (1976)
Jonathan Demme directs this joyous unrelentlessly kitchy celebration of 50's America: opportunity, rock'n'roll, and the road. He follows three generations of women and the men they pick up, for a crime spree from California to the old family homestead in Arkansas.
30.
Alice Doesn't Live Here Any More (1974) as Joe & Jim's Bartender
A widow dreaming of a singing career ends up waiting tables in Phoenix.
31.
Mean Streets (1973)
A small-time hood must choose from among love, friendship and the chance to rise within the mob.
32.
Boxcar Bertha (1972) as Harvey Hall
A union leader enlists his girlfriend in a plot to get back at the railroad''''s evil management.
33.
Star Spangled Girl (1971) as Cowboy on bus
34.
Who's That Knocking at My Door? (1968) as Rapist
A young Catholic faces guilt when he discovers the love of his life has been raped.
35.
Lilith (1964)
A young psychiatrist finds himself drawn to a beautiful young mental patient.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

36.
In Cold Blood (1996)
Miniseries adaptation of Truman Capote's 1965 nonfiction book, "In Cold Blood," about the vicious murder of a central Kansas family. Chronicles the events leading up to the slayings, the state police investigation and subsequent cross-country pursuit of the killers.
37.
North and South: Book II (1986)
The two American families introduced in the miniseries "North and South" -- the Hazards of Pennsylvania and the Mains of South Carolina -- are swept into the ferocious conflict and turbulent passions of the Civil War in this six-part, twelve-hour miniseries. The story plunges the Mains, South Caroli
38.
Deliberate Stranger, The (1986)
A two-part miniseries about Ted Bundy, a law student who was convicted and sentenced to death for three murders in Florida and who is suspected of killing over twenty-five women in at least six states. After escaping from prison while on trial for murder in Colorado, he becomes the focus of a nation

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