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Also Known As: Died: February 10, 2000
Born: June 15, 1949 Cause of Death: lung cancer
Birth Place: Lexington, Kentucky, USA Profession: Cast ...
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Cast (feature film)

1.
Atlantis: the Lost Empire (2001)
It's the year 1914 and nerdish linguist Milo Thatcher has just received a treasured copy of "The Shepherd's Journal", a guide to finding the lost city of Atlantis from the wealthy Preston B. Whitmore, a friend of Milo's late explorer grandfather, Once Milo cracks the highly undecipherable language o
2.
Daddy and Them (2001)
Welcome to America's Heartland, home of hurricanes, tornadoes, heat waves... and Claude and Ruby Montgomery. Never has a couple in these parts been as madly in love, nor as often at odds. When news reaches them that Claude's Uncle Hazel has been arrested for attempted murder, they head to the family
3.
Toy Story 2 (1999)
The adventures of toys Woody and Buzz Lightyear continue when their owner Andy goes off to summer camp, leaving them to their own devices. Things take a bad turn when an obsessive toy collector kidnaps Woody because he is a highly valuable collector's item. Buzz Lightyear, Mr. Potato Head, Slinky Do
4.
Treehouse Hostage (1999)
A counterfeiter falls unconscious in a boy's garage and is held hostage by the boy, who hides him from his parents and from the police. He wants to use him in his current events diary in school to get a better grade and avoid having to go to summer school.
5.
Existo (1999) as Marcel Horowitz
A rock and roll musical about the fight for free speech and alternative thinking in the midst of a repressive right-wing regime that ushers in the beginning of the Apocalypse.
6.
3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain (1998)
The three ninja brothers must save an amusement park that is being held hostage by an evil bandit queen and her chief henchman and rescue their favorite TV action star who's being held for ransom.
7.
Annabelle's Wish (1997) as Voice Of Holder
An adorable calf named Annabelle is born on Christmas Eve. Her unselfish wish brings happiness to a little boy, Billy, she loves. Billy is a young boy who cannot talk. Annabelle and Billy, along with a friendly bunch of barnyard animals, contend with Billy's mean aunt and the bullies in the neighbor
8.
Ernest Goes to Africa (1997)
Ernest stumbles upon a African artifact while looking for a gift to give Rene, a waitress he likes. However, unbeknownst to him, the artifact is priceless, and was stolen by an archaeologist in Africa. A couple of henchmen subsequently kidnap both Ernest and Rene and bring them back to Africa as p
9.
Ernest in the Army (1997)
Ernest P. Worrell collects balls at a golf course, but fantasizes about being a war hero. A friend tells him that if he joins the Army, he will get to drive large vehicles and never have to go into actual combat. When he enlists, he is immediately deployed to the fictional Middle Eastern country of
10.
Snowboard Academy (1997)
Inspired by the Police Academy series, this slapstick comedy contains Warren Miller-style snowboarding race footage.
11.
100 Proof (1996) as Rae'S Father
Set in Lexington, Kentucky, Rae and her sidekick Carla are deadbeats barely out of their teens who dabble in prostitution and use the money they make to buy booze and drugs. After Rae is able to get five dollars from Arco after a "massage," she visits a country story run a local drug dealer named E
12.
Expert, The (1995)
After a serial killer murders his sister, a special combat trainer for the police department seeks revenge.
13.
Toy Story (1995)
Woody, a traditional pull-string talking cowboy, has long enjoyed a place of honor as the favorite among six-year-old Andy's menagerie of toys. Quick to calm their anxieties about being replaced by newer arrivals, Woody finds his own confidence shaken, and his status as top toy in jeopardy, upon the
14.
Slam Dunk Ernest (1995) as Ernest
Ernest P. Worrell is barely making the cut on his city league basketball team, until an angel who looks exactly like Kareem Abdul-Jabbar gives him a pair of magic shoes that turn him into the star of the court.
15.
XXX's & OOO's (1994)
Set in Nashville, this drama focuses on four independent women who strike out on their own after their marriages to country music superstars end.
16.
Ernest Goes to School (1994) as Ernest P Worrell
Ernest P Worrell is a janitor who proves that there is not test so simple that he cannot fail it; no job so basic that he cannot elevate it to disaster and still emerge a winner.
17.
Beverly Hillbillies, The (1993)
Feature-length version of the hit TV sitcom "The Beverly Hillbillies" (1962-71).
18.
Wilder Napalm (1993)
The tale of the pyrokinetic Foudroyant brothers, Wallace and Wilder, who're in love with the same woman, Wilder's wife. In addition, one wants to use his fiery gift to become rich and famous, whereas the other is dead set against either of them exploiting their awesome powers.
19.
Ernest Rides Again (1993) as Ernest P Worrell
Ernest tries to help a college professor prove his theory that the Crown Jewels of England are really buried in a Revolutionary War cannon.
20.
Ernest Scared Stupid (1991)
On the day before Halloween, Ernest releases a 200-year-old troll. Then, he must spend the next day and a half trying to destroy it before it takes all the children in the town.
21.
Ernest Goes to Jail (1990)
Ernest gets mixed up with a lookalike in jail.
22.
Fast Food (1989) as Wrangler Bob Bundy
Two college friends invent a special sauce that can excite the women on campus.
23.
Ernest Saves Christmas (1988)
Ernest meets Santa Claus and helps him in his search for a successor.
24.
Ernest Goes to Camp (1987)
Ernest P. Worrell, the bumbling handyman at Kamp Kikakee, is given a chance to be a counselor to a group of juvenile delinquents. Ernest has his hands full with his young charges that delight in tormenting him with their practical jokes. When an unscrupulous mine owner sets his sights upon the camp property, Ernest and his campers must band together to save the day.
25.
Dr. Otto and the Riddle of the Gloom Beam (1986) as Auntie Nelda; Dr Otto; Guy Dandy; Laughin' Jack; Rudd Hardtact
26.
Operation Petticoat (1977) as Seaman Broom
This pilot movie (complete with laugh track) for the subsequent one season-plus series -- with much of the same cast during the first season and a complete overhaul during the initial weeks of the second -- is the TV remake of the 1959 Cary Grant/Tony Curtis comedy about a World War II submarine pai

Music (feature film)

27.
Beverly Hillbillies, The (1993)
Feature-length version of the hit TV sitcom "The Beverly Hillbillies" (1962-71).

Misc. Crew (feature film)

28.
Daddy and Them (2001)
Welcome to America's Heartland, home of hurricanes, tornadoes, heat waves... and Claude and Ruby Montgomery. Never has a couple in these parts been as madly in love, nor as often at odds. When news reaches them that Claude's Uncle Hazel has been arrested for attempted murder, they head to the family
29.
Atlantis: the Lost Empire (2001)
It's the year 1914 and nerdish linguist Milo Thatcher has just received a treasured copy of "The Shepherd's Journal", a guide to finding the lost city of Atlantis from the wealthy Preston B. Whitmore, a friend of Milo's late explorer grandfather, Once Milo cracks the highly undecipherable language o

Cast (special)

30.
Funniest of the World's Funniest Outtakes, The (1997)
Special featuring the most popular outtakes from the series of Fox specials "World's Funniest Outtakes." The clips are culled from the editing room floors of film, television and news. The categories include: Freudian slips, Public Servants, News, Animals, Falls, Kids, Sports, Dancing, Talk Shows, B
31.
Oops! The World's Funniest Outtakes 5 (1997)
Special featuring outtakes by television and film stars.
32.
Wonderful World of Disney: 40 Years of Television Magic, The (1994)
Showcase of television programs produced by Walt Disney Studios in its first 40 years. Includes celebrity reminiscences and highlights from many shows.
33.
Halloween Jam II at Universal Studios (1993)
A Halloween music special hosted by Elvira.
34.
Music in Movies '93 (1993)
A special featuring top recording artists whose work was featured in theatrical films. Also included are clips and video from each of the movies, behind-the-scenes footage, and interviews with the stars.
35.
Comic Relief III (1989)
A broadcast of the third Comic Relief benefit to raise funds and awareness to help the homeless. Broadcast live from the Universal Amphitheater, Los Angeles. As in the two previous benefits, a toll-free 800 number will be provided on screen for viewers to call in and pledge contributions.
36.
Show Must Go On, The (1982)
A pilot that involves a group of performers attempting to present a stage show that is plagued by numerous difficulties. The program is set in a large theater and viewers are given front-row center seats.
37.
Alan King's Third Annual Final Warning!! (1979)
Alan King's third edition of tips on how to survive the 1970s.

Music (special)

38.
Halloween Jam II at Universal Studios (1993) as Song Performer ("The Ode To Jed Clampett")
A Halloween music special hosted by Elvira.

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