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Also Known As: Died: June 24, 1987
Born: February 26, 1916 Cause of Death: colon cancer
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Nothing in Common (1986)
Because of his talent, charm and wisecracking sense of humor, David Basner is a self-made man on the fast track. He loves his job, his band accountant is healthy and women find him irresistible. Then his father Max, calls to give David the news that he and David''s mother Lorraine are calling it quits after 35 years. Now, aside from pressures of his own busy life, David has the new responsibilities of taking care of his crotchety dad and emotionally supporting his mother. Through these experiences, David gains a new understanding and appreciation of his parents, with whom he thought he had nothing in common.
2.
Izzy and Moe (1985)
Two ex-vaudevillians become federal Prohibition agents during the 1920s and utilize their wits and vaudeville talents to go after a bootlegger.
3.
SMOKEY AND THE BANDIT, PART 3 (1983)
The good old days are back in the third adventure and more highjinks with Sheriff Buford T Justice.
4.
Toy, The (1982)
On one of his bratty son Eric''s annual visits, the plutocrat US Bates takes Eric to his department store and offers him anything in it as a gift. Eric chooses a black janitor, Jack Brown, who has made him laugh with his antics. At first the man suffers many indignities as Eric''s "toy," but gradually teaches the lonely boy what it is like to have and to be a friend.
5.
The Sting II (1982)
A gambler tries to get back at the con artists who had tricked him earlier.
6.
Smokey And The Bandit II (1980)
The Bandit gets an opportunity to return to his former glory if he can transport an elephant cross-country in three days or less.
7.
Mr. Billion (1977)
Anthony Falcon is a billionaire. After he dies, he leaves his entire estate to his Italian nephew, Guido Falcone, a mechanic who wishes to be a cowboy. To get his inheritance, he has to go to California and within a specified time or the estate will fall under the control of the executor, John Cutler, who wishes that to happen. And it might just happen, cause Guido doesn't like to fly, so by the time he gets to America, he will just have enough time to get there. But running into some undesirable individuals, he loses all of his money and has to find a way to get there. Cutler has also sent Rosie Jones to try to get Guido to sign a paper, wherein he relinquishes all claims to the estate but she instead falls for him.
8.
Smokey And The Bandit (1977)
A maverick trucker tries to save a runaway bride and a shipment of contraband beer from a small-town sheriff.
9.
How Do I Love Thee? (1970) as Stanley Waltz
10.
Don't Drink the Water (1969) as Walter Hollander
A tourist family is stranded behind the Iron Curtain.
11.
How To Commit Marriage (1969) as Oliver Poe
Frank and Elaine Benson decide to divorce after twenty years, just as their daughter Nancy decides to get married to her boyfriend David. David's father Oliver disapproves and attempts to sabotage the relationship. When Nancy gets pregnant by accident, her parents agree to look after the baby, but F
12.
Skidoo (1968) as Tony Banks
A retired gangster has to pull off a hit when his daughter is kidnapped.
13.
Papa's Delicate Condition (1963) as Jack "Papa" Griffith
A small-town family man gets into trouble whenever he drinks too much.
14.
Soldier in the Rain (1963) as M/Sgt. Maxwell Slaughter
A story of friendship between a worldly-wise Army Master Sergeant and his naive worshiper.
15.
Gigot (1962) as Gigot
A mute janitor takes in a prostitute and her young daughter.
16.
Requiem for a Heavyweight (1962) as Maish Rennick
A washed-up prizefighter tries to free himself from his ruthless promoters to build a new life.
17.
The Hustler (1961) as Minnesota Fats
A pool shark falls into the clutches of a crooked gambler.
18.
The Desert Hawk (1950) as Aladdin
"2000 years ago" desert guerilla Omar, with henchmen Aladdin and Sinbad, opposes tyrannical Prince Murad. To prevent Murad from marrying caliph's daughter Schaharazade, disguised Omar marries her himself. When the trick is discovered, both prince and princess want Omar's head; but Murad has yet more dastardly plans, leading to more captures, rescues, and scimitar-play.
19.
Escape from Crime (1942) as Convict
An ex-con becomes a daredevil photojournalist.
20.
Springtime in the Rockies (1942) as The Commissioner
A pair of Broadway partners threaten to breakup after old flames enter the picture.
21.
Tramp, Tramp, Tramp (1942) as Hank [Tomlin]
22.
Orchestra Wives (1942) as Ben Beck
A woman falls in love with a musician in a band and learns about life as an orchestra wife.
23.
Larceny, Inc. (1942) as Hobart
An ex-convict and his gang try to use a luggage store to front a bank robbery, but business keeps getting in the way.
24.
All Through the Night (1942) as Starchy
A criminal gang turns patriotic to track down a Nazi spy ring.
25.
Lady Gangster (1942) as Wilson
A radio broadcaster tries to reform a gangster's moll who has been sent up the river.
26.
Steel Against the Sky (1941) as Cliff
Steel-worker brothers compete for the same woman.
27.
Navy Blues (1941) as Tubby
Honolulu days are far from peaceful for a boatload of amorous sailors.

Writer (feature film)

28.
Wool Cap, The (2005) as Source Material (From Original Story: "Gigot")
A kindhearted, mute janitor, Gigot, befriends and looks after a drug addict's little girl after she is orphaned. Together, they find hope and friendship in their troubled lives.
29.
Gigot (1962) as Story
A mute janitor takes in a prostitute and her young daughter.

Music (feature film)

30.
Whatever Works (2009)
After the failure of his career, his marriage, and his suicide attempt, world-class grouch Boris Yellnikoff, spends his days insulting the small children unfortunate enough to study chess with him and irritating his still-loyal friends with his never-ending tirades about the worthlessness of absolut
31.
We Own the Night (2007)
Bobby Green has turned his back on the family business. The popular manager of El Caribe, the legendary Russian-owned nightclub in Brooklyn's Brighton Beach, he has changed his last name and concealed his connection to a long line of distinguished New York cops. For Bobby, every night is a party, as
32.
Northfork (2003) as Song Performer ("It All Depends On You")
The year is 1955 and the town of Northfork is literally about to be "dammed," flooded to make way for a new hydroelectric project. The town's rugged plains are going to drown, its Heartland houses will be swept away and its citizens are heading for higher ground. With the exception of a few stoic
33.
Hollywood Ending (2002)
Val Waxman is a two-time Oscar winner turned washed-up, neurotic director in desperate need of a comeback. His last film was a hit in Europe but bombs in America, and he is considered to be past it. However, his girlfriend convinces studio bosses to let him make a film about old-time Hollywood. When the opportunity comes, Waxman finds himself backed into a corner--work for his ex-wife Ellie who dumped him for the studio head bankrolling the picture; or forfeit his last shot at forwarding his career, and avoid a painful reconnect. Is Val blinded by love when he opts for the reconnect? Is love blind when it comes to Ellie''s staunch support? Literally and figuratively, the proof is in the picture.
34.
Return to Me (2000)
Set in Chicago, a contemporary fairy tale about a recently widowed architectural engineer, Bob Rueland, whose life takes a horrible turn when his wife's life is suddenly taken. He is haunted by her memory, and is still desperately in love with his wife. To cover his pain, and avoid dealing with his
35.
Blast from the Past (1999) as Song ("Honeymooner'S Theme")
In the early 1960s, America was in the grip of Cold War paranoia. Calvin Webber was more paranoid than most and built his family a huge bomb shelter. Mistaking a plane crash for a nuclear attack, he moved his family to the shelter, where son Adam was born and spent the first 30 years of his life. When Adam finally emerges, he knows nothing of the contemporary world. He is a man out of time. Then he meets Eve: young, feisty and cynical, she is definitely a woman of her time. But the more Eve watches Adam''s innocence and incomprehension of the strange world around him, the more she begins to find herself falling in love.
36.
L.A. Confidential (1997) as Song Performer ("But Not For Me")
Detectives clash while investigating political corruption.
37.
Resurrection Man (1997) as Song Performer ("Melancholy Serenade")
Set in the 1970s, Ryan, a journalist in Ulster, Northern Ireland, becomes obsessed with tracking down a young psychopath named Victor Kelly who is a member of a gang called the Resurrection Men. Ryan and Victor become intangled in each other's lives as Victor follows his suicidal trajectory and Ryan
38.
Resurrection Man (1997) as Song
Set in the 1970s, Ryan, a journalist in Ulster, Northern Ireland, becomes obsessed with tracking down a young psychopath named Victor Kelly who is a member of a gang called the Resurrection Men. Ryan and Victor become intangled in each other's lives as Victor follows his suicidal trajectory and Ryan
39.
Nadine (1987) as Song Performer ("Love Is Here To Stay")
A woman trying to recover photos of herself and divorce her husband witnesses a murder and uncovers corrupt land dealings.
40.
Izzy and Moe (1985)
Two ex-vaudevillians become federal Prohibition agents during the 1920s and utilize their wits and vaudeville talents to go after a bootlegger.
41.
Gigot (1962) as Music Composition
A mute janitor takes in a prostitute and her young daughter.

Director (special)

42.
Honeymooners Christmas Special, The (1978) as Director
The last of four extension episodes based on "The Honeymooners." The story finds Ralph attempting one of his famous get-rich-quick schemes: gambling his and Ed's life savings on lottery tickets in an attempt to win a million dollars.
43.
Honeymooners Valentine Special, The (1978) as Director
In the third extension episode based on "The Honeymooners," Ralph believes Alice is having an affair with another man and is planning to kill him when he overhears a conversation and, as usual, jumps to the wrong conclusion. With the help of Ed Norton, Ralph goes "undercover" and learns the awful tr
44.
Honeymooners Christmas, The (1977) as Director
The second extension episode based on "The Honeymooners." In the second episode, Ralph attempts to direct a stage play of "A Christmas Carol" for his fraternity, the Raccoon Lodge.
45.
Honeymooners Second Honeymoon, The (1976) as Director
The first of four extension episodes based on "The Honeymooners." The first story reunites the Kramdens and Nortons to celebrate Ralph and Alice's 25th wedding anniversary.

Cast (special)

46.
60 Minutes... 25 Years (1993)
A special commemorating the 25th anniversary of the CBS series, "60 Minutes."
47.
Television Academy Hall of Fame, The (1986)
In a special black-tie event, celebrities perform as entertainers and pay tribute as seven new members are inducted into the Television Academy Hall of Fame. The inductees include: Steve Allen, Fred Coe, Walt Disney, Jackie Gleason, Mary Tyler Moore, Frank Stanton, and Burr Tillstrom.
48.
Today at Night, Volume II (1986)
The "Today" show's second venture into prime time, telecast live from Universal Studios' backlot in Los Angeles. At the start of a new television season, the program looks at how and why television programs make it onto a network schedule, how television news is changing, and examines the upcoming
49.
Honeymooners Reunion, The (1985) as Host
Highlights of the funniest moments from recently rediscovered episodes of "The Honeymooners" episodes, produced from 1952 through 1957, that have not been seen since their original, live telecasts on "The Jackie Gleason Show." The segments, edited into 75 new episodes, have been sold to cable TV (Sh
50.
Honeymooners Anniversary Celebration, The (1985) as Host
A celebration of one of America's best-loved sitcoms, "The Honeymooners," with clips from the "lost episodes (filmed live in the 1950's and available to stations as a syndicated package of 75 episodes).
51.
Seasons Greeting From the Honeymooners (1985) as Host
A syndicated special in which "The Honeymooners" celebrate the holidays with clips from episodes that originally aired on "The Jackie Gleason Show" in the 1950s.
52.
Mr. Halperin and Mr. Johnson (1983)
A special focusing on the conversation between two elderly men -- Joseph Halperin and Ernest Johnson -- who meet at the funeral of Florence, Joseph's wife, and the close friend of Ernest. The men, who were previously unknown to each other, end up discussing their lives and their relationships with F
53.
Honeymooners Christmas Special, The (1978) as Ralph Kramden; A Bus Driver
The last of four extension episodes based on "The Honeymooners." The story finds Ralph attempting one of his famous get-rich-quick schemes: gambling his and Ed's life savings on lottery tickets in an attempt to win a million dollars.
54.
Honeymooners Valentine Special, The (1978) as Ralph Kramden; A Bus Driver
In the third extension episode based on "The Honeymooners," Ralph believes Alice is having an affair with another man and is planning to kill him when he overhears a conversation and, as usual, jumps to the wrong conclusion. With the help of Ed Norton, Ralph goes "undercover" and learns the awful tr
55.
Honeymooners Christmas, The (1977) as Ralph Kramden; A Bus Driver
The second extension episode based on "The Honeymooners." In the second episode, Ralph attempts to direct a stage play of "A Christmas Carol" for his fraternity, the Raccoon Lodge.
56.
Honeymooners Second Honeymoon, The (1976) as Ralph Kramden; A Bus Driver
The first of four extension episodes based on "The Honeymooners." The first story reunites the Kramdens and Nortons to celebrate Ralph and Alice's 25th wedding anniversary.
57.
Lucille Ball Special Starring Lucille Ball and Jackie Gleason, A (1975)
A trilogy of one-act plays in which Lucille Ball and Jackie Gleason play three different couples facing marriage crises.
58.
Show Business Salute to Milton Berle, A (1973)
A music and comedy tribute to Mr. Television, Milton Berle, on the occasion of his sixtieth year in show business.
59.
Jackie Gleason Special, The (1973) as Host
Gleason's first special after a three-year absence from television features a variety of skits, including a "Honeymooners" episode in which Alice leaves Ralph and moves in with Trixie, leaving Ralph and Norton to fend for themselves.
60.
Million Dollar Incident, The (1961) as Jackie Gleason
A comedy special in which Jackie Gleason, playing himself, is kidnapped and held for a million-dollar ransom. The program relates his attempts to escape.
61.
Big Sell, The (1960) as Guest
Comedy special that spoofs "the great American salesman."
62.
Step on the Gas (1960) as Guest
Comedy sketches that spoof drivers and driving in America.
63.
Showoff, The (1955) as Aubrey Piper
The story of Aubrey Piper, an egotistical, loud-mouthed showoff and dreamer who attempts to impress others with his big ambitions while at the same time preserving his self-respect. Based on the play by George Kelly.

Music (special)

64.
Honeymooners Valentine Special, The (1978) as Music Conductor
In the third extension episode based on "The Honeymooners," Ralph believes Alice is having an affair with another man and is planning to kill him when he overhears a conversation and, as usual, jumps to the wrong conclusion. With the help of Ed Norton, Ralph goes "undercover" and learns the awful tr
65.
Honeymooners Christmas Special, The (1978) as Music Conductor
The last of four extension episodes based on "The Honeymooners." The story finds Ralph attempting one of his famous get-rich-quick schemes: gambling his and Ed's life savings on lottery tickets in an attempt to win a million dollars.
66.
Honeymooners Valentine Special, The (1978) as Music
In the third extension episode based on "The Honeymooners," Ralph believes Alice is having an affair with another man and is planning to kill him when he overhears a conversation and, as usual, jumps to the wrong conclusion. With the help of Ed Norton, Ralph goes "undercover" and learns the awful tr
67.
Honeymooners Christmas Special, The (1978) as Music
The last of four extension episodes based on "The Honeymooners." The story finds Ralph attempting one of his famous get-rich-quick schemes: gambling his and Ed's life savings on lottery tickets in an attempt to win a million dollars.
68.
Honeymooners Christmas, The (1977) as Music Conductor
The second extension episode based on "The Honeymooners." In the second episode, Ralph attempts to direct a stage play of "A Christmas Carol" for his fraternity, the Raccoon Lodge.
69.
Honeymooners Christmas, The (1977) as Music
The second extension episode based on "The Honeymooners." In the second episode, Ralph attempts to direct a stage play of "A Christmas Carol" for his fraternity, the Raccoon Lodge.
70.
Honeymooners Second Honeymoon, The (1976) as Music Conductor
The first of four extension episodes based on "The Honeymooners." The first story reunites the Kramdens and Nortons to celebrate Ralph and Alice's 25th wedding anniversary.
71.
Honeymooners Second Honeymoon, The (1976) as Music
The first of four extension episodes based on "The Honeymooners." The first story reunites the Kramdens and Nortons to celebrate Ralph and Alice's 25th wedding anniversary.

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