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Also Known As: Died: March 22, 2011
Born: January 24, 1925 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Doubt (2008)
A nun begins to suspect the priest in charge of her school has molested one of the students.
2.
Caller, The (2008)
An energy company whistleblower hires a private eye to protect him from killers.
3.
Enchanted (2007)
The tale follows the beautiful princess Giselle as she is banished by an evil queen from her magical, musical animated land--and finds herself in the gritty reality of the streets of modern-day Manhattan. Shocked by this strange new environment that doesn't operate on a "happily ever after" basis, G
4.
Isn't She Great (2000) as Aunt Abigail
Before Jacqueline Susann published her best-selling novel "Valley of the Dolls," she was deteremined to find her place in the spotlight. When a friend told her that "talent wasn't everything" she embarked on a quest to find someone to promote her. She found Irving Mansfield, a manager and publicist
5.
Bless the Child (2000) as Sister Joseph
Omens and concepts of good vs. evil have no place in Maggie O''Connor''s well-ordered, practical universe. Her life revolves around her job as a nurse at a busy New York hospital -- that is, until her wayward kid sister, Jenna, shows up on her doorstep one rainy Christmas Eve and saddles Maggie with an autistic newborn child named Cody. Cody quickly touches Maggie''s heart and becomes the daughter she has always longed for. But six years later Jenna suddenly re-enters her life and, with her mysterious new husband, Eric Stark, abducts Cody. The little girl, it soon becomes clear, is more than simply "special." She manifests extraordinary powers that the forces of evil have waited centuries to control and her abduction sparks a clash between the soldiers of good and evil that can only be resolved, in the end, by the strength of one small child and the love she inspires in those she touches.
6.
My Mother Dreams the Satan Disciples of New York (1998)
A mother/daughter biker comedy about a mother who fantasizes about the Satan Disciples motorcycle club across the street from her daughter's apartment.
7.
Marvin's Room (1996) as Nun On Phone
Years ago, the fiercely independent Lee took off for Ohio, while her older sister Bessie returned to the family's Florida home to look after their bedridden father Marvin and his lovably child-like sister Ruth. In Bessie's words, Marvin has been dying slowly for the past twenty years... just to make
8.
Past the Bleachers (1995) as Tilda
A mysterious boy, who is a natural athlete, enters the lives of a married couple, allowing them to cope with the loss of their own child.
9.
Me & Veronica (1992) as Woman At Laundromat
Story about two working-class sisters who grew up along the Jersey Shore. After five years of estrangement, the older sibling--en route to Riker's Island Prison for welfare fraud--shows up on her younger sister's doorstep, leading to a resumption of their relationship.
10.
Bonfire of the Vanities, The (1990) as Mrs Mccoy
Story of New York City bond salesman, Sherman McCoy, who accidentally hits a young black man with his car during an unexpected foray into the Bronx.
11.
Incident, The (1990) as Edna Mae Hansen
A mysterious murder takes place in a prisoner of war camp in a small town in Colorado during World War II. A local lawyer with a son fighting in Europe is coerced into defending a German POW accused of murdering the local man, who was also the lawyer's friend.
12.
Hobo's Christmas, A (1987) as Mrs Morgan
A Christmas television movie about a widower, his two children, and his long-lost father who turns up after 25 years as a hobo. The son still finds himself unable to forgive his father for running out on his childhood.
13.
Flash of Green, A (1984) as Aunt Middie
A small-town newspaper reporter along the Florida Gulf, Jimmy is waiting for that "flash of green," a Gulf mirage said to occur during sunset. Caring for his dying wife is the only heroic thing that Jimmy does, counterbalanced by the very unheroic act of taking bribes to help a boyhood friend, now a
14.
Not in Front of the Children (1982) as Elsa Carruthers
A divorced mother (Linda Gray) finds she has a bitter custody fight on her hands after inviting a young doctor (John Getz) to move in with her, to the consternation of her ex-husband (John Lithgow).
15.
Starting Over (1979) as Older Woman
A middle-aged man loses confidence after his wife, an ambitious singer, divorces him. Then, just as his new relationship with an insecure teacher is blossoming into a romance, his wife attempts a reconciliation. The seduction by his wife and the song she has written just for him help him make up his mind which woman to choose.
16.
The Europeans (1979) as Mrs Acton
A New England household is upset by the arrival of two cousins from Europe.
17.
Dr. Cook's Garden (1970) as Ruth Hart
Crosby's only TV movie has him cast against type as a small-town doctor who sees to it that the bad people in his community die before their time and the good live longer -- like the flowers in his garden. In the 1967 play which had a brief Broadway run, Burl Ives was the kindly general practitioner

Cast (special)

18.
Circus, The (1989) as Grandmother
A dramatic special about an impressionable young girl's spellbinding introduction to the thrills and chills of an old-fashioned circus.
19.
Katherine Anne Porter: The Eye of Memory (1986)
A psychological study of the writer, Katherine Anne Porter. The film uses dramatizations of three of Porter's early short stories containing the character of Miranda, a six-year-old, considered by many to be Porter's alter ego, who reveals much about the author's life.
20.
Fifth of July (1982) as Aunt Sally
A television adaptation of Lanford Wilson's 1978 drama about Ken Talley, Jr., a disabled, homosexual Vietnam vet struggling to cope with a family he loves and fears.
21.
Rimers of Eldritch, The (1972) as Mavis Johnson
An adaptation for television of a play set in a small Missouri town in the '30s.

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