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Born: August 2, 1943 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Detroit, Michigan, USA Profession: Cast ...
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Cast (feature film)

1.
Easter (2003)
A couple drives through middle America and burns churches.
2.
Snow Falling on Cedars (1999)
Ishmael is a local reporter covering a murder trial involving the 1954 death of a fisherman in a small island community in the Pacific Northwest. What first looks like a straight-forward case soon turns into a unnerving series of mysteries, intensified by flashbacks to WWII Japanese concentration ca
4.
Dead By Midnight (1997)
A successful family man learns that he is a cybernetic experiment -- a totally rebuilt human being whose memories are not real. Within hours, the world as he knows it will be over unless he can find a way to fight back against the men behind the experiment who have ordered his immediate termination.
5.
Mother's Gift, A (1995)
A young pioneer woman gives up dreams of becoming an opera singer to move West and settle the frontier of Nebraska with her husband. Set in the late 1800s.
6.
Grumpier Old Men (1995)
Summertime has come to Wabasha, Minnesota, and mosquito-slapping in canoes has replaced shivering in ice shanties as the local fishing ritual. Even the decades-old battle of one-upmanship between next-door neighbors John Gustafson and Max Goldman has mellowed. With John happily and newly married to Ariel, Max is left without a sparring partner. Until the arrival of Maria Ragetti who has taken over Chuck''s legendary bait store and has the unspeakable, sacrilegious notion to threaten the cherished fishing hole and its rustic way of life by converting the store into a romantic Italian ristorante. To keep that from happening, John and Max begin a strategic campaign of innuendo, gossip and sabotage that spreads quickly through town. But the pair aren''t prepared for the fortitude of Maria, who has no intention of surrendering so easily. As she returns their volleys, insult-for-insult and prank-for-prank, not only does she threaten to win the war, but to win Max''s heart as well.
7.
White Mile (1994)
A white-water rafting trip by a group of leading advertising executives results in tragedy and a legal controversy. Based on a true story.
8.
Shadow, The (1994)
Lamont Cranston is a millionaire playboy with a hidden life as a mysterious superhero. Now, he'll have to stop his nemesis Shiwan Khan from destroying New York City with an atomic bomb. Based on the famous pulp character from the 30s.
9.
Wedding Day Blues (1988)
A television movie in which everyone except the bridegrooom and the best man seems determined to ruin a young couple's dream wedding.
10.
Touch and Go (1986) as Lester
11.
Liberty (1986)
A story about the arrival and construction of the Statue of Liberty in New York Harbor 100 years ago.
12.
Soul Man (1986)
When his father cuts him off financially, spoiled young Mark Watson manages to get himself a scholarship to Harvard by lying on his application about his race and pretending to be an African-American. Mark utilizes bronzing pills, changes his hairstyle, and manages to pass himself off as a person of
13.
Fraternity Vacation (1985) as Millard Tvedt
Two fraternity brothers are stuck with their nerdy frat brother Wendell when they take a break from the Iowa winter and go to Palm Springs. As soon as they arrive, the guys meet the gorgeous Ashley Taylor, who is not interested in them, yet the two begin to step all over each other to see who will b
14.
Scandal Sheet (1985)
Burt Lancaster's unscrupulous publisher of a slick, supermarket checkout-counter tabloid bent on exploiting a glamorous movieland couple was seen in many quarters as what had become of his corrupt J.J. Hunsecker character of "Sweet Smell of Success" nearly twenty years earlier. Henry Winkler, "The F
15.
The Sting II (1982)
A gambler tries to get back at the con artists who had tricked him earlier.
16.
Dangerous Company (1982) as Dr Boone
The story of real-life ex-convict and reformed criminal Ray Johnson, portrayed by Beau Bridges, starting with the 1958 escape he made with a friend from Folsom Prison (the first and only inmates ever to do so) and continuing with their recapture, Johnson's placement in solitary confinement for four
17.
For Ladies Only (1981)
An aspiring young actor moonlights as a male stripper while looking for work in the theater. Gregory Harrison stars (and co-produced the film as well as co-wrote and sang three songs) along with Patricia Davis (Ronald and Nancy Reagan's actress daughter) as a casting assistant who falls for him. Bot
18.
Reds (1981)
American activist John Reed travels to Russia to witness the revolution and its aftermath.
19.
Playing for Time (1980)
Multi-award winning dramatization based on the memoirs of Fania Fenelon, a French Jew who became a member of a women's orchestra inside Auschwitz, playing music for their Nazi captors as well as for fellow inmates marching to their deaths. The controversial casting of Vanessa Redgrave, making her Am
20.
Simon (1980)
Scientists brainwash a man into believing he''''s from outer space.
21.
Last Embrace (1979)
A government agent can''''t tell whether he''''s going mad or his colleagues are really trying to kill him.
22.
All That Jazz (1979)
Director/choreographer Bob Fosse tells his own life story as he details the sordid life of Joe Gideon (Roy Scheider), a womanizing, drug-using dancer.

Cast (special)

23.
William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night (1998)
Adaptation of William Shakespeare's play about a young woman who poses as a boy and the complications that ensue when another young woman becomes infatuated with her. Look-alike sister Viola and brother Sebastian are shipwrecked and each presumes the other dead. Viola lands in the kingdom of Illyria
24.
You Are the Jury (1987)
A special drama in which the viewers (via a 900 telephone number) are asked to vote on a verdict in a murder trial involving the complex situation that arises when the victim's wife and her lover are the only witnesses to the murder -- and they accuse each other.
25.
Faculty, The (1986)
A realistic view of the teaching profession, as told through the eyes of six educators in an urban school system, all of whom must function as teacher, psychologist, social worker, role model, and cop.
26.
Konrad (1985) as Mr Monford
A two-part "WonderWorks" presentation about a perfect instant child "born" in a factory at age 8. Due to a mistake in the factory's computer, Konrad is delivered to Bertie Bartolotti, a woman whose life and appearance are in a constant state of disarray. Konrad arrives looking like a gremlin, but wh
27.
I Gave at the Office (1984) as Jimbo
The comic adventures of the indecisive staff of the Denver-based Brinker Advertising Agency. In the pilot episode, Michael Boatwright, an eager new employee, attempts to help Jimbo, a hard-drinking, burned out copywriter, get through a difficult ad presentation.
28.
Tales From the Darkside (1983)
The pilot episode for a anthology series of suspense stories. The pilot, "Trick or Treat," tells the story of Gordon Hackles, a malevolent shopkeeper to whom most of the townspeople owe money. As is his tradition on Halloween, Hackles invites the children of the parents who owe him money to his hou

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

29.
From the Earth to the Moon (1998)
Series based on America's Apollo space program from 1961 to 1972. Episodes include: the birth of the space program; the probe into the fatal launch-pad blaze of Apollo 1, January 27, 1967; the countdown to launch Apollo 7, October 1968; the first moon orbit by Apollo 8, December 1968; Apollos 9 and
30.
Stephen King's The Stand (1994)
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.
31.
James A. Michener's "Space" (1985)
James A. Michener's epic best-selling fictional account of America's space program, spanning the years from the end of World War II to the exploration of the moon in the early 1970s and a fictional expedition to the "dark" side, was the basis of this well-received 13-hour miniseries with a stellar c

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