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Joan Darling

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Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts, USA Profession: Director ...


Director (feature film)

Check Is in the Mail, The (1986) as Director
Willa (1979) as Director
A truck-stop waitress, determined to make a better life for her young children after being abandoned by her husband, leaves hash-slinging behind her to embark on new career as a trucker in the rig her late father used to drive.
First Love (1977) as Director
A young man falls for an older, more experienced woman.

Cast (feature film)

Two Worlds Of Jenny Logan, The (1979) as Dr Erica Lauren
A romantic gothic drama about a modern-day woman's journey into the past in a desperate attempt to change fate and save the life of her true love, a young artist she had fallen for at the turn of the century. Based on David Williams' novel, "Second Sight."
Sunnyside (1979) as Mrs Martin
Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law (1971) as Frieda Krause
A successful, recently divorced lawyer defends a hippie accused of murdering a wealthy housewife in this pilot to the hit TV series (1971-74). Arthur Hill continued in the title role, as did Joan Darling (later to become a respected producer and director) in the part of his secretary. Lee Majors sig
Up in the Cellar (1970) as Madame Krigo
Fearless Frank (1969) as Lois
A country boy arrives in Chicago, gets killed by some gangsters, and returns to life with superhuman powers in this satirical look at movie genres.
The President's Analyst (1967) as Jeff Quantrill
A psychiatrist treating the president becomes a pawn in international espionage.
The Troublemaker (1964) as Denver James
A naive chicken farmer from New Jersey moves to Greenwich Village to open a coffee house. The obstacles he must overcome include the mob (who, in one of the movie's funniest scenes, surreptitiously follow him in a garbage truck) and corrupt officials--among them, an Irish fire chief, played by Godfrey Cambridge, black comic actor.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Up in the Cellar (1970) as Dial coach

Special Thanks (feature film)

Series 7 (2001) as Special Thanks
"The Contenders", the highest-rated 'reality' program on U.S. television, selects people at random to kill off one another until a lone champion survives. On the show, the six contenders are picked by lottery, given a gun, assigned a cameraman and let loose. Dawn is the 8-months pregnant reigning ch

Director (special)

Hiroshima Maiden (1988) as Director
A "WonderWorks" presentation, set in 1955, about how the life of an American family is disrupted when a young Japanese girl scarred during the bombing of Hiroshima comes to stay with them.
Supermom's Daughter (1987) as Director
An "ABC Afterschool Specials" presentation. A successful working mother relationship with her daughter becomes strained over career objectives. Donna Crandall struggled to become a success in her own career as an anchorwoman, and derives pleasure from the fact that her daughter, Noelle, can benefit
Adventures of Con Sawyer and Hucklemary Finn, The (1985) as Director
A two-part presentation of a modern-day adaptation of Mark Twain's novel about Mississippi life. The plot relates the adventures of two young, mischievous girls, Connie "Con" Sawyer and "Huckle" Mary Finn. Con and Huck attempt to prevent a jewel robbery when they overhear three men plotting to repla
Mom's on Strike (1984) as Director
A harried working mother pitches a tent on her front lawn and goes on strike against her family in order to get them to assume their household responsibilities.

Misc. Crew (special)

Drinking Apart: Families Under the Influence (2000) as Creative Consultant
Documentary focusing on the impact of substance abuse on personal relationships. Three New York City families from different walks of life attempt to rebuild their lives in the wake of alcohol and drug addictions. Shot in their homes and in therapy sessions.

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