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Born: October 17, 1948 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, CA Profession: Cast ...


Director (feature film)

And Again (1975) as Director

Cast (feature film)

Redemption: For Robbing the Dead (2012)
Henry Heath, a grieving lawman whose daughter has recently died, is assigned custody of the ghoulish Jean Baptiste, a notorious robber of 300 graves. Against the perilous Utah desert terrain, the contempt of an entire community, and his own prejudice, Heath must somehow keep a marked man alive.
City of Shoulders and Noses (2010)
The son of a famous sculptor and a beautiful Italian heiress must endure the deranged behavior of his stepmother, while his friends help him unlock the thirty year-old mystery of his parents' murders in New Haven, Connecticut.
Halloween 2 (2009)
It is that time of year again, and Michael Myers has returned home to sleepy Haddonfield, Illinois to take care of some unfinished family business. Unleashing a trail of terror, Myers will stop at nothing to bring closure to the secrets of his twisted past. But the town's got an unlikely new hero
On the Other Hand, Death (2008)
Donald Strachey is a gay private investigator who learns of a local school's decision to chastise a lesbian teacher for speaking openly about her sexuality. Discovering that her home has been vandalized, Donald starts to look into things and discovers there is more going on than appears on the surfa
Box Collector, The (2008)
Harry Green is a brooding young artist, who collects boxes of all sizes and shapes and draws them. His possessive and over-protective mother Beth, a widow of twenty years, dominates him. Harry suffers from recurring nightmares, a blocked-out memory from his childhood, where he saw his drunken father
Confessions of a Superhero (2007)
Chronicles the lives of three mortal men and one woman who make their living working as superhero characters on the sidewalks of Hollywood Boulevard. This deeply personal view into their daily routines reveals their hardships, and triumphs, as they pursue and achieve their own kind of fame. The Hulk
Mary Higgins Clark's I'll Be Seeing You (2004) as Frances
Patricia Collins is pulled into two mysteries, discovering the identity of a dead woman who looks eerily like her and finding the truth behind the mysterious death of her own father. She attempts to clear his name for a murder but discovers many hidden family secrets and risks her own life for the t
Society's Child (2001) as Joan
The true story of one exceptional child.
Tribulation (2000)
Tom Camboro wakes from a coma to find his family gone and a strange new world where everyone is branded with the mark of the beast. He escapes from the hospital, pursued every step by the dark forces that want to brand him with their mark.
Common Ground (2000)
Three stories about gay life in the fictional small town of Homer, Connecticut, over the past half century. Johnny Burroughs has lived in Homer his entire life and has watched the characters' different experiences from the center of town. In the 1950s, Dorothy Nelson returns to Homer and is alienate
Someone Is Watching (2000) as Sally Beckert
After an intruder invades both her home and life, a mother runs away with her son to start a new life.
Crime in Connecticut: The Return of Alex Kelly (1999) as Melanie Kelly
Telefilm based on the true story of Alex Kelly, an affluent high school student, who after being accused of rape, fled the country on the eve of his 1987 rape trial and spent eight years on the run in European ski resorts with funds provided by his wealthy parents. He turned himself in to Swiss poli
Hi-Line, The (1999) as Laura Johnson
Sam Polvino comes to a small Montana town to recruit employees for his Chicago retail agency. His first interviewee is Vera Johnson, a recent high school graduate eager for her first job. However Sam has not been upfront about why he is in Montana--he agreed to find Vera Johnson to fulfill a final
Clown at Midnight, The (1999)
Kate, a teenage girl joins a high school drama class in the same theater where her mother, an opera diva, was brutally murdered fifteen years before. She discovers though dreams that the killer still haunts the theater in the figure of a clown.
Planet of Junior Brown, The (1999) as Miss Peebs
Living in the shadow of his diabetic and overprotective mother, Junior Brown's dream is to play the piano. Unfortunately, due to his mother's volatile temper, the strings on the family piano have been cut. Even his neurotic piano teacher, Miss Peebs, won't let Junior touch her piano. Instead, he has
Tail Lights Fade (1999)
Two couples go on a rally race between Toronto and Vancouver. The sister of one of the racers has been arrested under the suspicion of cultivating marijuana in a warehouse. The couples try to find the warehouse before the police do, but don't know where it is.
Annihilation of Fish, The (1999) as Mrs Muldroone
Fish, a lonely Jamaican man, and Poinsettia, an equally lonely American spinster, meet in a California boarding house. Mrs. Muldroone, the eccentric landlady, heads a "supporting cast" of imaginary characters that includes Hank, a jealous demon, and Puccini, the long-dead composer who has become Poi
Silent Cradle (1998) as Cindy Wilson
A reporter who is mourning her stillborn child uncovers a baby-selling ring and risks her life to see that justice is served.
Shadow Zone: My Teacher Ate My Homework (1997) as Sol
Jesse is a young boy whose school work is suffering. His hatred of his teacher, Mrs. Fink, leads him into the Shadow Zone, a place where fantasy and reality meet. There he becomes haunted by a voodoo doll that bears an uncanny resemblance to Mrs. Fink. Eventually, dangerous things start happening to
Never Met Picasso (1996) as Genna Magnus
A look at the family histories and relationships of a Boston art community and how they are stressed when a straight actress has a lesbian affair with a painter.
Bloodknot (1995) as Evelyn Reeves
A family consumed by the sudden death of a son gets an unexpected visit from a stranger claiming to have been his girlfriend. Quickly gaining the trust of the family, she eventually reveals the true motive behind her visit -- a long-lost family secret.
Young Ivanhoe (1995) as Lady Margarite
High spirited Young Ivanhoe is determined to become a knight and defeat the conquering Normans who have usurped his father Sir Cedric from his land.
Henry & Verlin (1994) as Mabel
When 9-year-old Verlin is removed from the clutches of his overly overprotective parents by his childlike Uncle Henry, an unusual friendship develops, wherein the Henry teaches Verlin the small pleasures in life.
One Woman's Courage (1994) as Stella Jenson
A woman's life begins to fall apart after she witnesses a brutal crime.
Crime and Punishment (1993) as Mrs Katerina Marmeladov
A modern day adaptation of Dostoyevsky's classic novel about a young student who is forever haunted by the murder he has committed.
Pornographer, The (1993) as Irene
A wildly jealous artist sabotages his friend and supporter, a once-promising filmmaker who, while reduced to shooting porn films, has an enviable gift for living.
White Room, The (1990) as Madame X
A young man sets out from his comfortable middle-class home to fulfill his destiny as a writer and lover.
Mob Story (1989) as Dolores
The comedic events surrounding the arrival to Canada of an American crime boss avoiding a senate investigation.
Body of Evidence (1988) as Carol Dwyer
A television movie about a wife who suspects her husband, a criminal pathologist, of being the serial killer he is supposed to be investigating.
Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (1987) as Lois Lane
Superman (Christopher Reeve) receives a request to end nuclear proliferation, and the Man of Steel goes into action. He rounds up every nuclear missile in the world and then hurls the collection into the sun for a resounding explosion. But his Clark Kent persona has other problems as The Daily Planet has been bought by unscrupulous David Warfield (Sam Wanamaker) who is only interested in turning the newspaper into a sleazy tabloid. Lacy (Mariel Hemingway), Warfield''s sexy daughter, however, has eyes for Kent and gets Lois Lane (Margot Kidder) to fix her up with him.
Keeping Track (1987) as Mickey Tremaine
Gobots: Battle of the Rock Lords (1986) as Voice Of Solitaire
Vanishing Act (1986) as Chris Kenyon
A television movie about a bridegroom and his missing bride, who may or may not be the woman he married. Harry Kenyon, a man on his honeymoon, walks into a police station at a ski resort and reports that his wife of one week has disappeared.<P>Police Lieutenant Rudameyer, a recent immigrant to the a
Speaking Our Peace (1985) as Narration
Picking Up the Pieces (1985) as Linette Harding
Margot Kidder is the plucky wife and mother who literally picks herself up off the floor when her vindictive husband, threatened by her demand of divorce, strips their household of its possessions, closes out their bank account and cuts off her credit cards. James Farentino is a widower with whom sh
Little Treasure (1985) as Margo
Margo is a topless dancer and stripper whose father left the family when she was seven years old. Now he is dying and calls for her to come and see him in the small village in Mexico where he has been living. Before he dies, Margo's father gives her directions to a buried treasure, money that he sto
Glitter Dome, The (1984) as Willie
Joseph Wambaugh's cop novel about two L.A. detectives who set out to crack the murder of a film mogul and get involved with Hollywood's seamier side -- from drug dealers and hustlers to kinking actresses and sadistic killers -- reunited amiable James Garner and his long-time TV sidekick Stuart Margo
Trenchcoat (1983) as Mickey Raymond
A would-be mystery writer gets mixed up with international intrigue.
Superman III (1983) as Lois Lane
Superman battles a supercomputer and the evil businessman exploiting it.
Some Kind Of Hero (1982) as Toni Donovan
A Vietnam veteran who has spent six years in a prison camp comes home to a hero''s welcome in Los Angeles that becomes overshadowed with finding out his family has gone to pot as well as any money he had saved.
Heartaches (1982) as Rita Harris
Superman II (1981) as Lois Lane
On the verge of giving up his powers for love, the man of steel is confronted with three super-criminals.
Miss Right (1981) as Juliet
In search of the "right" woman, an American reporter living in Rome ends all of his many romances.
Willie & Phil (1980) as Jeannette Sutherland
Intellectual Jewish teacher Willie meets the outgoing Italian-American fashion photographer Phil at a screening of Jules and Jim and the two instantly become good friends. When they meet Jeanette, who has moved to New York from the South, the duo becomes a threesome. A romantic triangle results and
The Amityville Horror (1979) as Kathleen Lutz
Newlyweds discover their dream home is haunted.
Mr. Mike's Mondo Video (1979)
Mike O'Donoghue's parody of "Mondo Cane" showcases curious performers, strange musicians, celebrity mutations and unusual short films, including Thomas Alva Edison's "Elephant Electrocution".
Superman:The Movie (1978) as Lois Lane
The legendary man of steel fights to save the world and his true love from Lex Luthor''''s criminal plots.
Reincarnation of Peter Proud, The (1975) as Marcia Curtis
When college professor Peter Proud begins to experience flashbacks from a previous incarnation, he is mysteriously drawn to a place he has never been before but which is troublingly familiar. As if drawn to her by cosmic force, he soon finds himself unwittingly in the company of his previous incarnation's wife. This woman, Marcia Curtis, recognizes in Peter startling characteristics which he shares with her dead husband, Jeff. Even the sound of his voice seems at times to be that of the dead man. Peter becomes romantically drawn to Ann Curtis who is or was his daughter (Jeff and Marcia's daughter). Recognizing the incestuous nature of their relationship, Mrs. Curtis tries to keep the two young people apart. But how? Must she reveal the terrible secret of the final minutes she shared with her husband in order to keep this man from her (their?) daughter?
Black Christmas (1975) as Barb
A deranged killer terrorizes the women staying in a sorority house over Christmas.
92 In The Shade (1975) as Miranda
A young drifter returns home to Key West and opens a fishing charter business. But this action starts a feud with a rival sea captain that proves to be a dangerous one.
Great Waldo Pepper, The (1975) as Maude
A biplane pilot who had missed flying in WWI takes up barnstorming and later a movie career in his quest for the glory he had missed, eventually getting a chance to prove himself in a film depicting the dogfights in the Great War.
Gravy Train (1974) as Margue
Tired of their boring jobs, two blue-collar, West Virginia brothers get invoived in crime and learn that they like it.
Honky Tonk (1974) as Lucy Cotton
Loosely based on the Clark Gable/Lana Turner/Claire Trevor 1941 movie (at least the character names of the principals match), this light-hearted Western follows the exploits of two hapless con-men operating in the boom towns of the Old West.
Harry O (1973) as Helen
Harry Orwell is a LA cop who is retired due to a bullet in his back. Now a Private Detective, Harry O. is hired by the man who shot him (Martin Sheen) to find the other man (Sal Mineo) who was involved in the shooting. Mineo is trying to kill Sheen and also keep his heroin business alive. Harry O. wants to bring both to justice.
Sisters (1973) as Danielle Breton
A small-time reporter tries to convince the police she saw a murder in the apartment across from hers.
Quiet Day in Belfast, A (1973) as Bridgit Slattery; Thelma
Bounty Man, The (1972) as Mae
A bounty hunter in the Old West and his long-time rival are both after the reward for a young killer -- dead or alive -- but find themselves menaced by the outlaw's gang of cut-throats.
Suddenly Single (1971) as Jackie
A bittersweet tale of a newly divorced man trying to find a place for himself in the world of swinging singles.
Quackser Fortune Has a Cousin in the Bronx (1970) as Zazel Pierce
In Dublin, a working class family has been unsuccessful in convincing their son to get a real job: the son prefers his job of scooping up horse's dung and selling it for flower gardens. An American exchange student almost runs him over and gets to know him. The dung man has ignored warnings from his family and suddenly the horses have been banned from Dublin. His new love is leaving for America and he must find a way to cope with the new reality.
Gaily, Gaily (1969) as Adeline
An innocent young writer learns the ways of yellow journalism working for a top Chicago paper.

Writer (feature film)

And Again (1975) as Screenwriter

Music (feature film)

Superman:The Movie (1978) as Song Performer ("Can You Read My Mind")
The legendary man of steel fights to save the world and his true love from Lex Luthor''''s criminal plots.

Cast (special)

Cool Money (2005)
A heist picture that chronicles the Pierre Hotel robbery in New York.
Margot Kidder (2001) as Interviewee
Profile of actress Margot Kidder.
Saturday Night Live: 25th Anniversary Primetime Special (1999)
A live broadcast of the 25th anniversary of "Saturday Night Live," featuring clips and highlights from previous seasons as well as appearances by former regulars and former guest hosts.
Intimate Portrait: Margot Kidder (1999) as Interviewee
Profile of the life and career of actress Margot Kidder, who played "Lois Lane" opposite Christopher Reeve in the "Superman" series of theatrical films and whose breakdown made national headlines in 1996.
Margot Kidder: The E! True Hollywood Story (1998) as Interviewee
Profile of actress Margot Kidder.
Curiosity Killed (1992)
A segment of "Tales From the Crypt," in which a plot to keep her from sampling an eternal-youth potion leads an elderly woman to commit triple murder -- only to find her once-faithful old dog suddenly gaining youthful strength for his own revenge.
Pygmalion (1983) as Eliza Doolittle
An adaptation for television of Bernard Shaw's play about one Henry Higgins, professor of phonetics, and his efforts to transform Eliza Doolittle, a flower girl with a pronounced Cockney accent, into a well-bred, well-spoken woman who can pass for a duchess in London society.
Bus Stop (1982) as Cherie
The story, set at Grace's Diner -- a modest eating establishment 30 miles outside of Kansas City -- follows the romance between a second-rate saloon singer named Cherie and Bo, the love-sick cowboy who pursues her.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Windrunner (1995) as Sally Cima
Beanstalk (1994) as Dr Kate Winston

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

To Catch a Killer (1992) as Rachel Grayson
Louisiana (1984) as Virginia Tregan

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