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Born: April 11, 1939 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

National Lampoon's Gold Diggers (2004) as Doris
Cal and Lenny are two con men who dream of the fabled "good life" that includes big bucks, cool parties, fast cars and hot women, especially dream girl Charlene. After a string of failed robbery attempts including a purse snatching that goes terribly wrong, Cal and Lenny turn to gold digging and sch
Queenie in Love (2001) as Martha
When social worker Queenie, an aspiring actress, meets much older bachelor Horace, the two enter into a difficult, but ultimately rewarding relationship.
Club Land (2001) as Frieda
Television movie about father-and-son talent agents in the late 1950s. Willie and Stuey Walters have an unspoken issue between them since the death of Willie's wife/Stuey's mother. Overshadowed by his father's relentlessly aggressive personality in representing a string of Borscht Belt comedians, St
Requiem for a Dream (2000) as Ada
Evoking the inner landscape of human beings longing to connect, to love and feel loved, is this parable of happiness gloriously found and tragically lost. Parallel stories are linked by the relationship between the lonely, widowed Sara Goldfard and her sweet but aimless son, Harry. The plump Sara, g
Fast Food, Fast Women (2000) as Emily
Bella's life needs a change. Both her job; waiting tables at the local diner, and her relationship; an affair with a married playwright, is going nowhere. In a moment of panic over her imminent 35th birthday, Bella agrees to be set-up on a date with Bruno, an irresponsible cab driver and father of t
Mystery Men (1999) as Violet
In futuristic Champion City, a large scale robbery draws the would-be derring-do of three earnest but unlikely saviors. The Blue Raja sports a turban and Brit accent and tries to subdue his enemies by flinging forks and spoons. Shoveler wears a hard hat and wields a shovel, while blustering, leather
Happiness (1998) as Mona Jordan
Joy, Trish, and Helen are the Jordan sisters from New Jersey. Joy is the non-achiever, Trish is married with three kids, and Helen is a successful author. Trish's husband Bill is a psychiatrist who counts among his patients an overweight, sexually frustrated loner named Allen who is obsessed with hi
Layin' Low (1996) as Mrs Muckler
While helping a friend move, three guys get caught in the middle of a mob shootout. In the ensuing confusion and bloodshed, the friends end up in possession of a bag full of high-priced drugs.
Sudden Manhattan (1996) as Dominga
A comedic urban fantasy which graphs the foibles of a young Manhattan resident, Donna, who's under seige in her own neighborhood. Laid off from her museum job, harassed by her love-obsessed landlord, and simply uninspired to leave her own apartment, Donna's already complex life takes a turn for the
Night We Never Met, The (1993) as Mrs Winkler
Romantic comedy set in New York City about a love triangle in a time-share studio.
Frankenhooker (1990) as Jeffrey'S Mom
When Jeffrey Franken's girlfriend is killed in a freak lawnmower accident, he does what any med-school dropout might do and tries to rebuild his dead girlfriend. Using parts 'donated,' Jeffrey starts killing hookers to reassemble her, limb by lovely limb.
Modern Love (1990) as Greg'S Mom
A young couple struggles to balance love, work and family.
Sing (1989) as Rosie
Set in a changing Brooklyn neighborhood, a traditional music competition at a local high school is being eliminated and the neighborhood rallies with students to keep the program, in which students write and perform in an original musical.
Rude Awakening (1989) as Ronnie
Two 1960s political activists move to an idyllic hippie-style commune in Central America.
Surrender (1987) as Joyce
The story of a commercial artist and the various romantic entanglements in her life.
Crimewave (1986) as Mrs Helene Trend
Two exterminators escalate from killing pests to killing people and become hitmen. After killing the head of a security systems company, they go after one of the men who hired them for the job, his wife, and try to frame an innocent security guard for the murders.
Perils of P.K., The (1986)
P.K. was once a movie star, but is now working as a stripper in Las Vegas. She is convinced that if she could get some big-name celebrity to do a movie with her, she would be able to make the comeback that she so desperately wants, and approaches several who are working in town with the idea.
For Ladies Only (1981) as Beth Doyle
An aspiring young actor moonlights as a male stripper while looking for work in the theater. Gregory Harrison stars (and co-produced the film as well as co-wrote and sang three songs) along with Patricia Davis (Ronald and Nancy Reagan's actress daughter) as a casting assistant who falls for him. Bot
In God We Trust (1980) as Mary
Brother Ambrose is a monk who has lived his whole life inside his monastery. Ambrose knows almost nothing about the outside world, but when he learns that the monastery is in financial trouble and might have to close down, he goes out into the world to raise the money to save it. Ambrose is asking f
Stardust Memories (1980) as Secretary
A film comedian attending a festival in his honor dreams of doing more serious work.
Just Me and You (1978) as Jane Alofsin
Louise ("Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman") Lasser wrote this comedy-drama about a slightly daffy New Yorker with a compulsion to talk who shares a cross-country drive with a down-to-earth salesman -- and wrote herself into the lead role.
Coffee, Tea Or Me? (1973) as Susan Edmonds
A romantic comedy which takes Alec Guinness' "The Captain's Paradise" and changes the gender, with an airline stewardess juggling a crammed romantic life that includes one husband in Los Angeles and another in London.
Slither (1973)
An ex-con and his misfit team search the underbelly of American life for a cache of embezzled loot.
Isn't It Shocking? (1973) as Blanche
An inexperienced small-town sheriff is confronted with the mysterious deaths of the local senior citizens, an ingenious killer, and some very odd goings-on.
"Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex"* but Were Afraid to Ask (1972) as Gina
In a series of vignettes, Woody Allen reveals the fools we all become in the name of sex.
Bananas (1971) as Nancy
A New York nebbish gets mixed up in a South American revolution to impress the woman he loves.
Men of Crisis: The Harvey Wallinger Story (1971) as Wallinger'S Girlfriend
Dr Harvey Wallinger is one of Nixon's aides who rises through the ranks to become the "real" power behind the president.
Such Good Friends (1971) as Marcy [Berns]
What's Up Tiger Lily? (1966) as
Woody Allen dubbed in comic dialogue for this outrageous spoof of secret-agent thrillers.
What's New Pussycat? (1965) as The Nutcracker
A fashion editor seeks psychiatric help when he can't stop beautiful women from pursuing him.

Writer (feature film)

Just Me and You (1978) as Screenwriter
Louise ("Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman") Lasser wrote this comedy-drama about a slightly daffy New Yorker with a compulsion to talk who shares a cross-country drive with a down-to-earth salesman -- and wrote herself into the lead role.
What's Up Tiger Lily? (1966) as Screenwriter
Woody Allen dubbed in comic dialogue for this outrageous spoof of secret-agent thrillers.

Cast (special)

Bedrooms (1984) as Betty; Loretta
Four adult vignettes that depict the trials and tribulations of love and marriage: "Laura and Bill," "Betty, Alan and Riva," "David, Loretta and Nancy," and "Nick and Wendy."
Mo and Jo (1974) as Maureen "Mo" Lambert
The sad, drudgery-filled lives of Mo and Jo Lambert, a couple in their mid-thirties who worry that life is passing them by.

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