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Also Known As: Died: July 27, 2012
Born: September 13, 1924 Cause of Death: Natural Causes
Birth Place: Fort Worth, Texas, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Arthur Hailey's Detective (2006) as Cast
A former priest turned Miami detective is in a career rut after a failed affair with the woman who became police commissioner. When he is asked by a serial killer he helped put away for a "confession" before his execution, he finds that one set of murders was a copy cat killing leading him to high r
K-Pax (2001) as Babbling Man
A mysterious and extraordinary mental patient, named Prot, convinces both staff and fellow patients that he comes from a utopian planet called K-PAX. While his psychiatrist, Dr. Mark Powell, is baffled by this cheerfully confident man, Prot's description of life on a planet 1000 light years away awa
Patch Adams (1998) as Truck Driver
Hunter "Patch" Adams was criticized in his official medical school record for "excessive happiness" and was once told by a faculty advisor, "If you want to be a clown, join a circus." Patch did, in fact, want to be a clown. But he also wanted to be a physician. Combining vastly different sides of hi
Ed Wood (1994) as Cameraman Bill
The legendary B-movie director fights to realize his vision of how films should be made.
Wyatt Earp: Return to Tombstone (1994) as Johnny Ringo
Wyatt Earp returns to Tombstone, Arizona, 25 years after the 1881 shootout at the O.K. Corral, where he reflects back on his tenure as a frontier marshal. The reminiscences are compilations of clips from the television series starring Hugh O'Brian, "The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp," broadcast on A
Cutting Class (1989)
A teen's boyfriend resents her being chummy with a guy who might be the local high-school slasher.
Man Against the Mob: The Chinatown Murders (1989)
George Peppard reprises his role as Sergeant Frank Doakey, an honest police detective who is fighting to keep organized crime out of Los Angeles in the 1940s. In this sequel, Doakey follows a trail of murder which leads him to uncover a prostitution ring operated by mobsters in Chinatown.
They Live (1988) as Foreman
A drifter discovers a pair of sunglasses that allow him to wake up to the fact that aliens have taken over the Earth.
Man Against The Mob (1988)
Set in Los Angeles in the '40s, a group of tough, honest detectives fight to keep the city free from organized crime.
Lady Mobster (1988) as Sal Borolo
A brilliant, emotionally scarred woman battles to the top of a powerful crime syndicate to free her family from a life of violence.
Destination: America (1987) as Tom Beller
A movie about the estranged son of a patrician family who leads a blue-collar life. He is reluctant to return home at his father's invitation for the dedication of an art museum. When he meets with his father tempers flare, and later the father is found brutally killed. Wrongfully accused of his fat
Transformers - The Movie (1986) as Voice Of Kranix
The heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons are two factions of transforming robots who are fighting a war on the planet Cybertron. Further complicating matters is the giant planet Unicron, which can consume anything in its path. Unicron must be stopped and the Autobots possess the only thing that
Sunday Drive (1986) as Norman
Six people and a rambunctious pooch are involved in the complications that ensue when the owners of two identical cars drive off in the wrong ones in this Disney comedy that has Tony Randall as an eccentric Army major, Audra Lindley as his wife, author of several books on child-rearing, and two chil
Back To The Future (1985) as Lou
A young man travels into the past and almost keeps his parents from getting married.
Heart Of A Champion: The Ray Mancini Story (1985) as Ray Arcel
The lightweight story of former WBA Lightweight Champion Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini, who claimed he fought to keep alive the dream of his dad, a one-time lightweight contender whose chance at the title was dashed by World War II and being wounded in action. Sylvester Stallone, one of the screen's most
California Girls (1984) as Mr Pegem
A New Jersey mechanic has a yen for a change and heads for California to find the girl of his dreams. Robby Benson is the young man living out his fantasy, Doris Roberts his overbearing mother, Martha Longley the bikini-clad doll he flips for in Malibu, Martin Mull her high-powered manager, Tawny Ki
Desperate Lives (1982) as Coach
High school brother and sister Helen Hunt and Doug McKeon (in this second TV-movie in as many nights) get involved with drugs. Tom Atkins and Diane Ladd are their parents, Diana Scarwid their student counselor, and Sam Bottoms the local pusher. William Windom and Dr. Joyce Brothers are members of th
Borderline (1980) as Willie Lambert
Jeb Maynard is a border patrol agent who is working to prevent illegal aliens from entering the United States from Mexico. He is in pursuit of the "coyote" Hotchkiss, who smuggles people in for big money and with no regard for their safety. While working on the case, Jeb becomes attracted an illegal alien named Elena who was brought into the U.S. by Hotchkiss and agrees to lead Jeb to him. And as Jeb works with Elena, he becomes more and more sympathetic to her and her son who desperately desire a better life than the one they had in Mexico.
Cloud Dancer (1980) as Dr Putnam
An aerobatic pilot who flies in competitons begins to have blackouts. After several near accidents, he faces a tough decision.
Flamingo Road (1980)
This remake of the 1949 Joan Crawford movie, bringing a carnival drifter (Cristina Raines in the Crawford part) to a small Florida city where an aristocratic family unwillingly becomes involved with the ruthless sheriff (Howard Duff taking over where Sydney Greenstreet long ago left off) who fancies
No Other Love (1979) as Les Hollister
A drama about a young, marginally retarded girl and boy who meet, plan to marry, and convince the world that they are entitled to a life of their own -- despite the attempts by the girl's parents to separate them.
Samurai (1979) as Lieutenant Al Denisco
A young San Francisco lawyer, an assistant district attorney by day, straps on his samurai sword at night to do battle with a power-mad tycoon who is plotting to destroy San Francisco with an earthquake machine, in this pilot for a prospective martial arts series.
Ring of Passion (1978) as Max Machon
A fact-based drama about the two Louis-Schmeling heavyweight fights and the way both boxers became unwilling symbols of political ideologies just prior to World War II.
I Never Promised You A Rose Garden (1977) as Mcpherson
Based very loosely on the intricate novel by Joanne Greenberg. A young woman's devotion to a childhood fantasy kingdom has taken over her entire life and causes her endless pain and degradation. Placed in a mental hospital, she has the great good fortune to have a truly caring therapist who tries to help her accept reality, even though reality isn't so great either.
Semi-Tough (1977) as Coach Parks
Two football players both love the boss'''' daughter.
Cry Panic (1974) as Doc Potter
A drama about a man who accidentally runs over and kills a pedestrian on the outskirts of a small town whose citizens, including the sheriff, are hiding a deadly secret about the victim.
Terror on the 40th Floor (1974) as Captain Parker
In television's carbon of "The Towering Inferno," seven people are trapped in a skyscraper penthouse during an office party, and nobody knows they are there.
Murdock's Gang (1973) as Red Harris
A flamboyant, disbarred attorney and his staff of ex-cons are hired by a multimillionaire to find an embezzling bookkeeper, uncovering a trail of murder, suicide, blackmail and double-dealing in this unsuccessful series pilot.
Where Does It Hurt? (1972) as Katzen
Dr. Albert T. Hopfnagel, a greedy hospital administrator, is an expert in the arts of bill-padding, unnecessary surgery, and kickbacks. His assistant Alice however, has finally had enough of his scams and gets him sent to prison--but not for long enough...
Stand Up and Be Counted (1972) as Businessman #2
Sheila is a newspaper reporter who returns to her home town in order to write an article about the progress of the liberation of the women. Arriving at the town she is very surprised to see that her sister and also her mother agree very much with the feministic arguments.
Ben (1972) as Policeman
A lonely boy befriends Ben, the leader of a violent pack of killer rats.
Kansas City Bomber (1972) as Horrible Hank Hopkins
A roller-derby queen fights off jealous rivals and amorous men.
Trackers, The (1971) as Dilworth
A pilot for a Western that teams up a strong-willed black frontier scout and a stubborn rancher in a reluctant alliance to find out who killed the latter's son and made off with his daughter.
Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970) as Maj. Truman Landon
The Japanese take advantage of American blunders to launch a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor.
The Great Bank Robbery (1969) as The Great Gregory
Outlaws pose as a religious group to mask their attempt to rob a Western bank.
All the Loving Couples (1969) as Mitch
Chubasco (1968) as Frenchy
A young delinquent tries to redeem himself by working on a tuna boat.
The Devil's Brigade (1968) as M.P. lieutenant
Experienced soldiers and misfits join forces to create a World War II commando unit.
Killers Three (1968) as Guthrie
Fever Heat (1968) as Herbert Herpgruve
First To Fight (1967) as Sergeant Schmidtmer
A former war hero returning to train new recruits can't decide if he should stay in the military, or settle down.
Good Times (1967) as Warren
Singers Sonny and Cher try to find the perfect script for their movie debut.
The Wild Angels (1966) as Medic
Attempts to retrieve a stolen motorcycle land a gang member in the hospital.
Red Line 7000 (1965) as Pat Kazarian
The story of three racing drivers and three women, who constantly have to worry for the lives of their boyfriends. Jim Loomis and Mike Marsh drive for Pat Cassarian. Jim expects his fiancée Holly, but before she arrives, he dies in a race. Since she hasn't got the money to travel back, she stays. The young and very ambitious talent Ned Arp joins the team and immediately starts wooing Pat's sister Julie. Third in the team is womanizer Dan McCall, who brings with him his current girlfriend Gabrielle from Paris. So the basic theme of this soap is "Who with whom?"
Andy (1965) as Andy
Tale of struggle and survival as a middle-aged mentally-retarded man must make do for himself in a New York City ghetto.
Man's Favorite Sport? (1964) as John Screaming Eagle
A sporting goods salesman who knows nothing about fishing must enter an angling contest.
The Patsy (1964) as
When a star comedian dies, his comedy team, decides to train a nobody to fill the shoes of the Star in a big TV show (a Patsy). But the man they choose, bellboy Stanley Belt, cant do anything right. The big TV show is getting closer, and Stanley gets worse all the time.
Bedtime Story (1964) as Dubin
Two con-men engage in a competitve game of seducing wealthy women on the French Riviera.
The Nutty Professor (1963) as
A timid chemist discovers a potion that unleashes his sleazy side.
The Sword in the Stone (1963) as Kay
Arthur (aka Wart) is a young boy who aspires to be a knight's squire. On a hunting trip he falls in on Merlin, a powerful but amnesiac wizard who has plans for Wart beyond mere squiredom. He starts by trying to give Wart an education (whatever that is), believing that once one has an education, one can go anywhere. Needless to say, it doesn't quite work out that way.
Secret of Deep Harbor (1961) as Barney Hanes
Portrait of a Mobster (1961) as Bo Wetzel
This movie portrays the rise and fall of 1920s gangster Dutch Schultz. While building his own mob ring, he romances Iris, the daughter of a man he killed. When Iris marries a cop, Schultz makes sure the cop goes bad and takes kickbacks from Schultz's organization. Iris goes back to the arms of Schultz, not knowing he's the man who killed her father.
Operation Bottleneck (1961)
Paratroopers and girl guerrillas battle the Japanese in World War II Burma.
Hear Me Good (1957) as Master of ceremonies

Cast (special)

Plant Family, The (1978) as Augie Plant; The Father
Events in the lives of the Plant family, residents of a run-down house in a borderline neighborhood in southern California.
Honorable Sam Houston, The (1975) as Brown
A dramatic-historical special, broadcast as part of ABC's "American Heritage" series, focusing on Sam Houston, the founding father of the Republic of Texas.
Runaways, The (1974)
Feeling that she cannot handle the emotional conflicts caused by her wndowed mother's plans to remarry, seventeen-year-old Cindy Britton decides to run away from home. The special relates her plight as she struggles to survive in a big city.
Fess Parker Show, The (1974) as Boomer Landis
The story of widower Fess Hamilton and his attempts to raise his three mischievous daughters. In the pilot episode, his youngest, Holly, brings an unexpected guest for dinner -- Judy Weston, a beautiful divorcee looking for a husband.
Jerry (1974) as Winston Barlow; Jerry'S Bank Employer
The story of Jerry Edwards, a 30-year-old bachelor who yearns for an exciting romance.
330 Independence S.W. (1962) as Gooby (Guest)
The cases of Jim Corcoran, an investigator for the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare. In the pilot episode, Corcoran attempts to track down the source of illegal pep pills. During the spring and summer of 1963, a series based on the pilot was set by Four Star and was to be titled "The Rob

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