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Franklin R Levy

Franklin R Levy


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Also Known As: Died: March 17, 1992
Born: June 20, 1948 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Profession: Producer ...


Producer (feature film)

Tower, The (1993) as Executive Producer
An employee tries to escape from the malfunctioning computer which controls his office building.
Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993) as Producer
Three domestic pets try to return to the security of home after being separated from their human family.
Red River (1988) as Executive Producer
A remake of the Howard Hawks-directed 1948 theatrical release of the same title about two strong men in conflict during a grueling 1,000-mile cattle drive out of Texas along the Chisholm Trail.
Hot Paint (1988) as Executive Producer
An aspiring actor and an unemployed salesman who inadvertently steal a multi-million dollar Renoir and must unload the painting.
My Stepmother Is an Alien (1988) as Producer
An eccentric widower falls in love with a beautiful alien.
Christmas Star, The (1986) as Executive Producer
A Christmas movie about a crafty con man whose holiday spirit is renewed when two children believe him to be the real Santa Claus.
Pleasures (1986) as Executive Producer
Joanna Cassidy, Linda Purl and Tracy Nelson (singer Rick Nelson's actress daughter) are ladies with lust in their eyes, and during one sensual summer, live out their fantasies with the men of their dreams: an artist (Barry Bostwick), a rock star (Rick Moses), and a Latin lothario (Sasha Mitchell), r
Oceans Of Fire (1986) as Producer
A group of daring divers struggling to complete an oil drilling operation in deep tropical seas, and the relationship between the diving supervisor, Ben Laforche, and Helen Kyger, a documentary filmmaker hired by the oil company to produce a film to better its image. As the work aboard the rig progr
Seduced (1985) as Producer
A romantic thriller involving an ambitious attorney and the old flame with whom he resumes his passionate love affair of years before, only that now she is married to a powerful millionaire whose subsequent murder complicates matters. Harrison not only starred but also was executive producer for his
Samson and Delilah (1984) as Producer
In this lavish (by TV standards) remake of Cecil B. De Mille's 1949 Biblical epic, the bold and rebellious Danite from one of the tribes of Israel that fled Egypt in the Great Exodus and the Philistine courtesan who seduces and then betrays him, newcomer Antony Hamilton is Samson and Australian actr
Legs (1983) as Producer
Three hopefuls -- Shanna Reed, Deborah Geffner and Maureen Teefy -- each wants to be a Radio City Music Hall Rockette, vying for the one open spot the hall's choreographer, Gwen Verdon (in her TV-movie debut), has to fill. Sheree North plays Geffner's ex-Rockette mother and John Heard is a magazine
Fighter, The (1983) as Producer
Unemployed mill worker Harrison, to make ends meet, tries his luck at amateur boxing against the wishes of his wife, who has taken a job at a beauty salon.
Day the Bubble Burst, The (1982) as Executive Producer
Chronicling various personal stories surrounding the 1929 stock market crash, this adaptation of the best-seller by Gordon Thomas and Max Morgan-Witts had a curious TV history. Originally announced in 1978 as a four-hour movie to be called "The Day America Died", with a stellar cast of TV personalit
Thursday's Child (1982) as Executive Producer
An athletic seventeen-year-old who requires a heart transplant brings this family to a life-threatening crisis. Rob Lowe was "introduced" in this uplifting drama that initially had been scheduled for airing and subsequently twice pulled from the schedule in December 1982. Gena Rowlands and Don Murra
Nighthawks (1981) as Executive Producer
A New York police officer must track down a dangerous terrorist who has been wreaking havoc on the city.
For Ladies Only (1981) as Producer
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
Enola Gay (1980) as Executive Producer
The story of Colonel Paul Tibbets and the crew of the Enola Gay, the plane that dropped the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, is recounted in this three-hour movie adapted by James Poe and Millard Kaufman from the best-selling book. The film was "dedicated to the memory of James Poe," who died before
Child Stealer, The (1979) as Executive Producer
A young mother battles to get her children back after her ex-husband kidnaps them and the law won't help her in her efforts.
Return Engagement (1978) as Producer
The story of Dr. Emily Loomis, a professor of ancient history whose secret past as a dancing girl comes to light when she becomes romantically involved with one of her students.
Last Hurrah, The (1977) as Producer
Carroll O'Connor wrote and starred in this second screen adaptation of the 1956 best-seller (previously filmed by John Ford in 1958 with Spencer Tracy) about the aging and ailing head of a big-time political machine who schemes to stay in power and win a fourth term. Emmy nominations went to Burgess
Tree Grows in Brooklyn, A (1974) as Associate Producer
Sentimental tale, remade from the 1945 classic with an eye toward a possible series, of an impoverished family in a 1912 New York tenement with an alcoholic father and a strong-willed mother.

Producer (special)

Gregory Harrison Show, The (1989) as Executive Producer
The glamorous lifestyle of a free-spirited fashion photographer is changed dramatically when he gets custody of his two young children.
Picnic (1986) as Producer
A tape of a production of Inge's play at the Ahmanson Theater in Los Angeles, airing as part ot the "Broadway On Showtime" series. The play deals with two sisters, Madge and Millie, as they prepare for the annual Labor Day picnic. The sisters' lives are suddenly intruded upon by a drifer named Hal,

Producer (TV Mini-Series)

Spot Marks the X (1986) as Executive Producer

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