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|Also Known As:||Died:||January 5, 1990|
|Born:||February 17, 1914||Cause of Death:||brain tumor|
|Birth Place:||Worcester, Massachusetts, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
The strained relationship between a grandfather and his grandson and the young woman who smooths the troubled waters.
Story follows 24 hours in the lives of a group of people in a small fishing village in Maine.
Hoping to overthrow his brother as ruler of the planet Metropolis, the evil Graal enlists the help of the insane Dr. Kraspin, who has invented a chemical capable of turning an ordinary person into a perfect soldier. They test this chemical on the pilot Golob, turning the unsuspecting victim into a mindless but indestructable automaton possessing superhuman strength. The people of Metropolis must somehow outwit Graal before he can create an army of these soldiers, or their planet will be destroyed.
A fashion model moves into a house inhabited (on the top floor) by a blind priest. She begins having strange physical problems, has trouble sleeping at night, and has some nasty flashbacks of her attempted suicide. She complains to the real estate agent of the noise caused by her strange neighbors, but finds out that the house is only occupied by the priest and herself, and ultimately discovers that she has been put in the house for a reason.
When shipwrecked Daniel washes ashore on a tropical island to find the gorgeous Haydee, he thinks he's found paradise. Haydee's father and brother, however, aren't so approving of the pair's budding romance.
An American Indian deputy sheriff is caught in the middle of a community dispute when the tribe tries to save a historic mission from a housing developer. Forster and Kennedy continued their roles in the short-lived series that followed (1974-75). Strong overtones of "Billy Jack" (1972) were spotted
Experimental pesticides that farmers are using have an unexpected side effect; it brings the dead back to life seeking human flesh to dine on. A baffled police detective accuses drifter hippies of the cannibalistic murders.
A political thriller based on the 1967 novel by Robert J. Serling (Rod's brother) about an incompetent vice president who is left in control of the government when Air Force One mysteriously disappears with the President aboard.<P>Although filmed in 1971, it was held up for two and a half years foll
A middle-aged, childless couple discover that a young handyman, hired to fix their furnace, has moved into the crawlspace in their cellar, and they make him part of their family. Director Newland replaced Buzz Kulik in mid-production.
When Trubee Pell comes back from fighting in Vietnam he returns to his father's ranch in the Pacific Northwest, bringing along two of his war-time friends Jimmy Pilgrim and Martin Flood to help out. Johnny is a little slow and Martin is a former sergeant who is a tense man. Things work out well on t
Courtroom drama of the ordeal of a small-town mother who comes to Manhattan from Idaho to attend her daughter's murder trial, bewildered by the pace of big city life but steadfastly standing beside the girl despite the evidence against her. Kim Stanley originally was to have played the mother of th
A young, but clean-cut hippie confronts his family about his feelings regarding the Vietnam War.
When gunrunner Caine finds himself broke and hunted in the Sudan, he signs up as a deckhand to ichthyologists looking for rare fish. What he doesn't know is that they're really treasure hunters ready to dive into waters teeming with blood-crazed sharks.
U.S. troops in World War II fight to survive the Allied landing in Italy.
A gunman tries to control a vengeful farmer whose wife has been kidnapped.
A part-Indian cowboy avenges his parents' murder.
A diplomat is nearly assassinated. In order to save him, a submarine is shrunken to microscopic size and injected into his blood stream with a small crew. They have just begun their voyage when it becomes clear there is a saboteur on board.
A law student and his bride try to build a life together despite her fear of intimacy.
Mexican peasant Joaquin Murieta and his wife go north to California to prospect for gold, finding only one white person, a marshal, who will befriend them. But after Murieta is beaten and robbed, and his wife killed by bandits, Murieta takes out his vengeance by forming a gang of outlaws who rob the countryside. Murieta is eventually cornered by the marshal, who persuades him to end his crusade. But when Murieta is later wounded and convalescent, his gang operates a reign of terror without his knowledge, leading to his death at the marshal's hands in a final battle.
The savage behavior of German troops during WWII is explored in this sweeping epic which pits Italian and Russian prisoners against their Fascist captors.
A reluctant Calvary Captain must track a defiant tribe of migrating Cheyennes.
A thief is pardoned so Jesus can be crucified in his place.
A British military officer enlists the Arabs for desert warfare in World War I.
When nobody will believe she witnessed a murder, elderly sleuth Miss Marple takes a job as a maid to ferret out clues.
A defiant Southern girl marries a poor dirt farmer instead of the wealthy landowner her mother picked out.
A young drifter finds success as a traveling preacher until his past catches up with him.
A veteran returns home to deal with family secrets and small-town scandals.
An adulterous couple discovers that their children are sexually involved.
Small-town scandals erupt when a repressed woman deals with her daughter''''s move into adulthood.
Ben Matthews gives up the flashy life of a riverboat gambler, hoping to settle down in Galena with his girlfriend, luscious entertainer Zoe. But Galena's leading citizen is murdered on the boat; Ben, on arrival, finds a lynch mob after his neck, and flees. Three years of wandering later, Zoe's letters stop coming and Ben returns to find her and attempt the hopeless task of clearing himself.
Escaped convicts terrorize a suburban family they''''re holding hostage.
A Mexican boy accused of rape and murder becomes a pawn for Communists and red-baiters.
A wandering cowboy gets caught in the rivalry between an aging rancher's sons.
Santiago, a jolly modern bandito, has just lost his partner when he happens on the isolated farm of young Manuel and Maria Lopez. Manuel's aid is enlisted in what develops into a violent encounter with Santiago's fence. Exposed to money, the fast life, and Santiago's anarchistic philosophy, Manuel (formerly simple and hardworking) is in serious danger of being corrupted (and Maria is not immune either)...
Convict Van Duff engineers a large-scale prison break; the six survivors hide out in a forgotten mine working near the prison, then set out on a long, dangerous journey by foot, car, train and truck to retrieve Duff's bank loot. En route, as they touch the lives of "regular folks," each has his own rendezvous with destiny.
A blinded veteran struggles to adjust to peacetime life.
A westerner with a questionable past leads a wagon train into the Oregon territory.
A cowboy infiltrates a bandit hideout in search of his girlfriend's killer.
Alan Ladd, Lizabeth Scott, Arthur Kennedy, John Ireland, Jeff Corey, James Bell, Bert Freed, Neville Brand, Whit Bissell, Jay Silver Heels, Iron Eyes Cody. Rebel captain Alan Ladd rides west to Colorado to join Quantrell''s Raiders but changes sides when he discovers the ugly truth about the infamous marauder.
Biography of Emily Dunning, the first woman doctor to practice in a New York hospital.
A faded rodeo star mentors a younger rider but falls for his wife.
This first movie version of the Tennessee Williams play about a faded, aging Southern belle, her shy, crippled daughter and her "selfish dreamer" of a son more or less sticks to the original story, except for a compromise ending which strives to be more upbeat.
Randolph Scott, Ella Raines, William Bishop, Edgar Buchanan, John Ireland, Arthur Kennedy, Jerome Courtland. Eight men and a woman seek buried treasure in an abandoned wagon train site in Death Valley. Tautly directed by John Sturges with moody cinematography by Charles Lawton, this moralistic western is similar in theme to THE TREASURE OF THE SIERRE MADRE. Look for blues singer Josh White in a supporting role.
A boy who always lies witnesses a murder but can't get anyone but the killer to believe him.
On Chicago's South Side reporter Ed Ames finds the body of a dead girl. Her address book leads to a host of names of men frightened by her death but claiming never to have known her. Ames comes to know quite a lot, dangerously so.
An unscrupulous boxer claws his way to the top.
A married woman's discovery of stolen money changes her character for the worse.
A gambler falls for the wife of the outlaw he's out to catch.
A prosecutor fights to prove the defendant in a scandalous murder case is innocent.
The Bronte sisters and their brother fight personal demons to realize their artistic ambitions.
Academy Award nominated training film which instructs soldiers how to handle the interrogation techniques practiced by the Nazis.
A bomber crew sees World War II action over the Pacific.
American pilots stranded in Germany during World War II fight their way to freedom.
Romanticized biography of General George Armstrong Custer and his last stand.
A woman discovers her respectable husband is a notorious gangster.
An undercover cop finds himself on the wrong side of the law when the mob discovers his true identity.
An aging ex-con sets out to pull one more big heist.
The Younger Brothers become outlaws to fight off carpetbaggers.
A prizefighter's swelled head endangers his marriage.
A truck driver risks his eyesight when he boxes to pay for his brother''''s education.
The pilot episode for an unsold series of specials based on the Ten Commandments. The pilot episode tells the story of an embittered writer who violates the Third Biblical Commandment (Thou Shalt Not Take the Name of the Lord in Vain) by abandoning his principles and striving for material success a
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