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Also Known As: Died: March 12, 1996
Born: July 9, 1928 Cause of Death: pancreatic cancer
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...
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Director (feature film)

1.
Mission Galactica: The Cylon Attack (1990) as Director
With an attack by Cylon robots imminent, Battlestar Galactica is stranded in space with no fuel. And the two commanders on the ship have opposing ideas on how to defeat the robots.
2.
Maneater (1973) as Director
Two city couples on a camping trip become the prey for a pair of hungry tigers set on them by a mad animal trainer, in this film not only written by Vince Edwards but marking his TV-movie directorial debut.

Cast (feature film)

3.
Fear, The (1995) as Uncle Pete
A psychology student takes his friends to the mountains for a "phobia" weekend where he finds his tests of their fears grows into much more.
4.
Jailbreakers (1994) as Mr Norton
A mischievous girl is shunned by parents and friends after becoming involved with a dangerous young hoodlum who includes her in his getaway plans from prison.
5.
Nutty Nut, The (1992)
"The Naked Gun" meets The Three Stooges.
6.
Motorama (1991) as Doctor
Set in the future, the amusing tale of a boy trying desperately to win a contest.
7.
Dillinger (1991) as J Edgar Hoover
Based on the life of notorious bank robber John Dillinger who terrorized the Midwest in the 1930s.
8.
To Die For 2: Son of Darkness (1991) as (Uncredited) Police Honcho
Dracula appears as a hospital doctor where blood is in abundance.
9.
Gumshoe Kid, The (1990) as Ben Sherman
An adolescent obsessed with Bogart gets his chance to be a detective.
10.
Andy Colby's Incredibly Awesome Adventure (1989) as Space Raider
Story follows the adventures of a young boy who travels through his VCR and is protected only by his remote control.
11.
Cellar Dweller (1988) as Meshelski
An artist's rendering of a monster comes to life.
12.
Return to Horror High (1987) as Richard Birnbaum
In 1982, a series of dismemberment murders took place at Crippen High School and the killer was never determined. Five years later, a production company comes to the now abandoned school to use it as their location for a low-budget horror movie based on the actual events. Soon after filming begins,
13.
Return of Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer (1986) as Inspector Frank Walker
The child of a movie actress is a pawn in a child-selling ring that has its origins in Vietnam. A street mime attempts to kidnap the daughter of lovely actress, Joanna Lake, during a shoot on a New York street. Mike Hammer witnesses the event and prevents the crime, but becomes more deeply involved
14.
Texas Sno-Line (1985) as Steve King
15.
Fix, The (1983) as Frank Lane
16.
Space Raiders (1983) as Hawk
17.
Deal Of The Century (1983) as Frank Stryker
Arms dealer, Eddie Muntz is attempting to sell war planes to a South American dictator, but in order to that, his girlfriend has to sleep with the dictator and his friend has to be convinced to do one more killing.
18.
Seduction, The (1981) as Maxwell
A beautiful newscaster begins to be stalked by an obsessive co-worker. When he feels rejected by her, his behavior becomes more threatening and finally she fears for her life.
19.
Courage and the Passion, The (1978) as Colonel Joe Agajanian
The private lives and personal problems of Air Force test pilots on a sprawling base called Joshua Tree, which was to have been the title for this movie and the prospective series that programmers hoped it would spawn, created by and starring Vince Edwards.
20.
Cover Girls (1977) as Bradner
A road company "Charlie's Angels" that never made it to a series format, featuring here a pair of high fashion models who combine photo assignments around the world with work as espionage agents.
21.
Death Stalk (1975) as Jack Trahey
A kidnap thriller that finds two men desperately trying to save their wives who have been abducted by four escaped convicts fleeing down a treacherous river in rubber rafts. Initially scheduled to premiere November 26, 1974.
22.
Mad Bomber, The (1973) as Geronimo Minelli
William Dorn decides to get back at all the people he blames for the overdose death of his daughter and the break up of his marriage, so he decides to go on a bombing spree. His first target is his daughter's old high school, which he all but destroys. His next target is the mental hospital where his daughter was when she died. However, there are two people who witness this action, a creepy rapist named George Fromley and his victim, a young mute girl. When police detective Geronimo Minelli is assigned to the case he must find Fromley to keep him from striking again, but to keep him alive before the Dorn makes him his next victim.
23.
Firehouse (1973) as Spike Ryerson
Conflict erupts within a close-knit engine company of a big city fire department when a black recruit and a bigoted white veteran clash during a wave of suspected arson in the ghetto. Pilot to the short-lived series that began a run in January 1974, with James Drury (replacing Vince Edwards) and Ric
24.
Do Not Fold, Spindle or Mutilate (1971) as Mal Weston
Four elderly ladies with time on their hands create a fictional girl for a computer dating service and get involved with a psychopath. Helen Hayes, in her first TV movie, was Emmy-nominated for her performance.
25.
The Desperados (1969) as David Galt
A son attempts to distance himself from his ruthless family.
26.
The Devil's Brigade (1968) as Maj. Cliff Bricker
Experienced soldiers and misfits join forces to create a World War II commando unit.
27.
Hammerhead (1968) as Charles Hood
28.
The Victors (1963) as Baker
Intercutting dramatic vignettes with newsreel footage, the story follows the characters from an infantry squad as they make their way from Sicily to Germany during the end of World War II.
29.
Too Late Blues (1962) as Tommy
Ghost is an idealogical musician who would rather play his blues in the park to the birds that compromise himself. However, when he meets and falls in love with beautiful singer, Jess Polanski, she comes between him and his band members, and he leaves his dreams behind in search of fame.
30.
The Outsider (1961) as George
A Native veteran who helped raise the flag at Iwo Jima suffers from survivor's guilt.
31.
City of Fear (1959) as Vince Reicher, also known as Vince Justin
An escaped convict heads for Los Angeles not realizing he's stolen a deadly radioactive mineral.
32.
The Scavengers (1959) as Stuart Allison
33.
Island Women (1958) as Mike
34.
Murder By Contract (1958) as Claude
A ruthless contract killer balks when he discovers his next hit is a woman.
35.
Hit and Run (1957) as Frank
Illicit lovers arrange a fatal accident for the woman's husband.
36.
The Hired Gun (1957) as Kell Beldon
A bounty hunter tries to prove his beautiful quarry innocent of murder.
37.
The Three Faces of Eve (1957) as Soldier
A psychiatrist tries to help a woman integrate her split personalities.
38.
Ride Out for Revenge (1957) as Little Wolf
An Indian war threatens when prospectors discover gold on a reservation.
39.
The Killing (1956) as Val Cannon
A team of specialists plots a daring racetrack robbery, but they don't reckon with human frailty.
40.
Serenade (1956) as Marco Roselli
A rising opera star is torn between his wealthy benefactor and a poor innocent.
41.
The Night Holds Terror (1955) as Victor Gosset
Escaped convicts take over a suburban home.
42.
Cell 2455, Death Row (1955) as Hamilton
A Death Row inmate uses his prison law studies to fight for his life.
43.
Rogue Cop (1954) as [Joey] Langley
A police detective on the take tries to catch his brother's killer.
44.
Hiawatha (1952) as Hiawatha
Vince Edwards, Yvette Dugay, Keith Larsen, Gene Iglesias, Armando Sylvestre, & Morris Ankrum as Igaoo. Intended for juvenile audiences, this loose adaptation of the Henry Wadsworth Longfellow poem features Vince Edwards (prior to his successful TV series, BEN CASEY) as a Chippewa Indian warrior en route to the Dakota territory where he hopes to prevent an attack on his people
45.
Sailor Beware (1952) as Blayden
Two sailors wreak havoc on the Navy.
46.
Mister Universe (1951) as Mister Universe (Tommy Tomkins)

Writer (feature film)

47.
Maneater (1973) as From Story
Two city couples on a camping trip become the prey for a pair of hungry tigers set on them by a mad animal trainer, in this film not only written by Vince Edwards but marking his TV-movie directorial debut.
48.
Maneater (1973) as Screenwriter
Two city couples on a camping trip become the prey for a pair of hungry tigers set on them by a mad animal trainer, in this film not only written by Vince Edwards but marking his TV-movie directorial debut.

Producer (feature film)

49.
Courage and the Passion, The (1978) as Executive Producer
The private lives and personal problems of Air Force test pilots on a sprawling base called Joshua Tree, which was to have been the title for this movie and the prospective series that programmers hoped it would spawn, created by and starring Vince Edwards.

Cast (special)

50.
Television Academy Hall of Fame, The (1990)
A telecast of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) sixth annual Television Academy Hall of Fame induction ceremony, honoring individuals who have made lasting contributions to the television industry. The program also features footage chronicaling the careers of the inductees.
51.
Surviving a Heart Attack (1988)
A "Lifetime Informathon" special that examines the vital importance of early diagnosis and prompt action in the treatment of heart attacks and offers potentially life-saving information and advice. The special features llive, in-studio discussions with celebrities and medical experts and taped segm
52.
You Are the Jury (1986) as Detective Lieutenant Philip Lombardo
This special enables the television audience to view a dramatization of an actual murder trial and then phone in a verdict by dialing a toll-free telephone number. The case depicted involves a high school football star accused of strangling his girlfriend, a cheerleader and honors student.
53.
National Off-The-Wall People's Poll (1984)
A tongue-in-cheek salute to surveys with hilarious answers to outrageous questions.
54.
Saga of Sonora (1973) as Sheriff
A musical fantasy about Sonora, a ghost town of the Old West, that comes to life to relive the adventures of a singing villain with a lust for gold.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

55.
Wrong Number (1989) as General Daniel T Donovan
56.
Return of Ben Casey, The (1988) as Dr Ben Casey

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

57.
Evening in Byzantium (1978) as Bret Easton

Cast (short)

58.
LION ROARS AGAIN, THE (1975)
This MGM promotional short advertises the studios resurgence into the movie industry in the mid-1970s.

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