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Cast (feature film)

Rockford Files: Friends and Foul Play, The (1996) as Chapman
Television movie based on the series "The Rockford Files." Rockford attempts to help his friend, Babs prove that her son was murdered by a mobster. After Babs is murdered, Rockford uses clues from her diary to help his investigation and enrolls in a Criminal Behavior Class to learn more about the ca
Rockford Files: If the Frame Fits, The (1996) as Captain Douglas Chapman
When Rockford is falsely accused of murdering a rival detective, he must fight to prove his innocence and stay out of jail.
Lethal Woman (1989) as Colonel Maxim
A woman who is raped traps her attackers on a deserted island and gets revenge.
Feds (1988) as Sperry
Comedy revolving around two female recruits at the predominantly male FBI Academy.
Murphy's Law (1986) as Ed Reineke
Ten years ago, police detective Jack Murphy helped put psychotic killer Joan Freeman in prison. Now Joan is out of jail and intent on getting her revenge against him, so she murders Jack's ex-wife and her current husband and frames Jack for the crime. When Jack is arrested, he is handcuffed to tough
Red-Light Sting, The (1984) as Renny Lucas
Government agent Bridges, out to nail rackets czar Gould, concocts a plan to have the Justice Department buy a brothel, set up professional call-girl Farrah Fawcett as hostess, and get the crime boss on extortion. The original title, "The Whorehouse Sting", was expectedly thought to be a tad strong
Star 80 (1983) as Roy
The fact-based story about the life and death of Playboy centerfold Dorothy Stratten. Stratten''s opportunistic husband and manager planned to make her a successful porn star and was jealous of her success following the Playboy spread, eventually resulting in a murder-suicide.
Sunset Limousine (1983) as Angel
Aspiring comic John Ritter, sent into the cruel world by his divorcee girlfriend, Susan Dey, who is tired of supporting him, takes a job as a limousine chauffeur and inadvertently gets involved with the mob, which wants to retrieve a briefcase one of his customers left in the back seat. Ritter and D
Our Family Business (1981) as Frank
This film, dealing with the life and family of a syndicate boss (played by actor/director Sam Wanamaker), emerged as an off-beat pilot to a prospective series -- TV's first dealing exclusively with organized crime from the syndicate's point of view. Ted Danson, later to find stardom on "Cheers", is
Fade to Black (1980) as Gallagher
Eric is an obsessive movie fan works at a film distributor warehouse and screens old movies in his bedroom at night. When Eric runs into Marilyn O'Connor, a look-alike for Marilyn Monroe, he goes over the edge into a real psychosis and she becomes the target of his obsession. After believing that h
Norma Rae (1979) as George Benson
A young single mother and her co-worker try to unionize the mill where they work.
Moment By Moment (1978) as Dan Santini
One year after "Saturday Night Fever," John Travolta starred in this love story between a young drifter and an older woman - Lily Tomlin. The characters are savagely portrayed, and the story is set against a backdrop of shrink-riddled, over-privileged Marin County society.
Killer's Delight (1978)
With a serial killer who preys on defenseless hitchhikers and beautiful women taunting the police by leaving corpses where they can find them, it's up to one cop to track him down and end his killing spree.
Love Affair: The Eleanor and Lou Gehrig Story, A (1978) as Tony Lazzeri
A sentimental retelling of the love story of baseball immortal Lou Gehrig and his wife, told from her point of view. Originally this was to have premiered in October 1977, but ironically it was pre-empted by the World Series. Instead it had its initial airing opposite the Super Bowl Game! An Emmy Aw
Love Is Not Enough (1978) as Harry Foreman
An amiable comedy-drama about a black family which moves from Los Angeles to Detroit in search of a better life. "Harris and Company," the series that spun off from this film, ran briefly in the spring of 1979.
One In A Million: The Ron Le Flore Story (1978) as Jimmy Karalla
The true story of baseball star Ron LeFlore from his days as a street-corner punk with no future to his days behind bars on a petty robbery conviction and his ultimate once-in-a-lifetime chance with the Detroit Tigers, where he became an outstanding player.
Stunts (1977) as Alvin Blake
Glen Wilson is a successful stuntman in the movies, as is his brother. When his brother is killed on a movie set in San Luis Obispo, Glen convinces the reluctant producer of the film to let him replace his brother on the project so that he can investigate. Glen is asked to perform a number of danger
Contract on Cherry Street (1977) as Al Palmini
Sinatra's TV-movie debut had him playing a hard-driven New York cop who explodes after his close friend and team partner is gunned down and decides to operate outside of established procedures to break an organized crime ring.
Future Cop (1976) as Paterno
An old-line street cop is assigned a rookie partner who happens to be an android programmed in a lab. The subsequent short-lived 1977 series also starred Borgnine, Shannon and Amos, as did another TV movie, "Cops and Robin" (1978), which recycled what the producers felt continued to be a viable conc
Take, The (1974) as Benedetto
A police lieutenant who is taking bribes is keeping a front within the department by impressing his superior officers with his work on breaking up a big criminal gang.
Honky Tonk (1974) as Blackie
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.
Police Story, The (1973)
A solid cop movie that served as the pilot to the acclaimed anthology series (1973-77) which focused on various aspects of police work with different leading players every week (aside from one or two recurring roles). The TV-movie pitted a hard-nosed cop, in charge of a special felony squad, against
Cry Rape! (1973) as Detective Kroger
A candid drama that examines the effects of rape on both the victim and the accused as well as their families and acquaintances.
Ben (1972) as Ed
A lonely boy befriends Ben, the leader of a violent pack of killer rats.
The Tiger Makes Out (1967) as Pete Copolla
A would be revolutionary gets more than he bargained for when he kidnaps a hyper house wife.

Cast (special)

Beyond Witch Mountain (1982) as Foreman
Forced to leave their own planet when their sun collides with it, a group of aliens crash-land on Earth and establish a base in Witch Mountain. Later, two of its young members, Tia and Tony, leave the security of their colony to search for others of their kind. During their trek they befriend Jaso
Asphalt Cowboy, The (1980) as Lieutenant Lassister
The exploits of Max Caulpepper, the owner-operator of the Los Angeles-based Caulpepper Security Service. In the pilot episode, Max attempts to solve the murder of a friend--a murder he believes is linked to the theft of $20,000 from the Van Heuran Aircraft Company.
Harris and Company (1979) as Harry Foreman; Mike'S Partner In The Foreman-Harris Garage
A realistic approach to the problems facing a poor black family as seen through the experiences of Mike Harris, a widowed Los Angeles mechanic and the father of five children.
Cabot Connection, The (1977) as Bozuffi
The story of Marcus Cabot, a jet-set socialite whose avariciousness forces him into a reluctant partnership with the U.S. government as an agent when he is caught red-handed in an illicit business deal and agrees to work for Uncle Sam rather than go to prison.
Don't Call Us (1976) as Gus Demarco
The comic adventures of brothers Marty and Larry King, owners of Talent Unlimited, a small theatrical agency in Philadelphia. The focal point of the program is the relationship between the two brothers: Larry, who is inefficient and intrigued by oddball acts, and Marty, who is all business and effi

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Wanted (1998) as Vincent Argento
Sophisticated Gents, The (1981) as Buonfiglio
Twenty-five-year reunion of members of a Black athletic-social club, based on the book "The Junior Bachelor Society", brings together nine of its members for the first time to honor their old coach but is marred by a murder investigation involving one of the gents (Melvin Van Peebles, who had writte

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