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Also Known As: Died: May 22, 1984
Born: October 17, 1907 Cause of Death: complications following open-heart surgery
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

On the Edge (1986) as Elmo
Glitter Dome, The (1984) as Captain Woofer
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
Threshold (1983) as Edgar Fine
Mother Lode (1982) as Elijah
Robbers of the Sacred Mountain (1982) as Professor Christopher Falcon
Curmudgeonly scientist John Marley (in one of his last roles) goes looking for an ancient artifact in the mountains of Mexico, accompanied by his teenage granddaughter, Louise Vallance, rugged journalist Simon MacCorkindale, and Mexican outfitter Blanca Guerra, before sinister tycoon George Touliato
Word of Honor (1981) as Gordon Agee
Drama probing the issues of First Amendment rights and freedom of the press, produced by Susan Clark and Alex Karras (Karras does an unbilled bit as a supermarket manager), stars Karl Malden as a seasoned reporter who goes to jail for refusing to reveal confidential sources for a hot story about a p
Amateur, The (1981) as Molton
After the fiancée of a CIA cryptographer is murdered by terrorists, he convinces his superiors to send him to Czechoslovakia to assassinate her killers. When he reaches his desination, he learns that there is much more to the murder than he suspected.
Utilities (1981) as Roy Blue
Tribute (1980) as Lou Daniels
A dying man strives to reconcile himself with his son whom he had previously abandoned.
Moviola: This Year's Blonde (1980) as Joseph Schenck
The first of two 1980 television movies about Marilyn Monroe, this version of her story, for which writer James Lee won an Emmy Award nomination, came from a chapter of Garson Kanin's popular behind-the-scenes-of-Hollywood book and covered the Monroe story from her days as an aspiring actress throug
It Lives Again (1978) as Mr Mallory
An epidemic of mutant monster babies sweeps America.
Hooper (1978) as Max Berns
An aging stuntman teams up with a young hotshot.
The Greatest (1977) as Dr Pacheco
Muhammad Ali risks his championship status by speaking out against the Vietnam War.
Car, The (1977) as Everett Peck
A small town is terrorized by a fast black indestructible car, which is killing people by running them over, or ramming their cars off the road. It's up to Sheriff Wade to catch it before the driver before kills again. The only problem is, there's no one behind the wheel.
Private Files Of J. Edgar Hoover, The (1977) as Dave Hindley
The life of former FBI director J. Edgar Hoover is dramatized. Some of the notable successes of his career with the bureau are shown, including the shooting of notorious gangster John Dillinger in Chicago and Hoover's first arrest. Hoover's homosexuality, his decadent private life, and his propensit
Telethon (1977) as Arnold Shagan
Romance, intrigue, danger and possibly murder are among the behind-the-scenes elements surrounding a multimillion-dollar fund-raising telethon with an all-star TV cast assembled against a Las Vegas backdrop.
Kid Vengeance (1977) as Jesus
W.C. Fields and Me (1976) as Studio Head Bannerman
Framed (1975) as Sal Viccarrone
After serving a long prison stretch for a crime he didn''t commit, Joe Don Baker goes gunning for the crooked cops that did him dirt. A fast-paced revenge thriller in the style of WALKING TALL.
Blade (1973) as Blade
Blade is a veteran private detective who is working on a murder case as a favor to a friend. The murder victim was the daughter of a well-known conservative politician named William Prince, someone who Blade knew long before he was prominent. As Blade works on the case, he becomes more and more disi
Alpha Caper, The (1973) as Lee Saunders
A heist movie in which a parole officer forced into retirement teams up with three ex-cons to pull off a hijacking of a 30 million dollar gold shipment. The main interest is in seeing Fonda as a criminal mastermind in this film that was shown theatrically overseas as "Inside Job."
The Godfather (1972) as Jack Woltz
Epic tale of a 1940s New York Mafia family and their struggle to protect their empire from rival families as the leadership switches from the father to his youngest son.
Jory (1972) as Roy [also known as Major Starr]
John Marley, B.J. Thomas, Robby Renson, Brad Dexter, Claudio Brook, Patricia Aspillaga, Todd Martin, Linda Purl. If you accept Robby Benson as an adolescent gunslinger, then you may enjoy this coming-of-age western in which a young hellion begins to fancy himself as a rancher during a cattle drive. Filmed in Mexico.
Family Rico (1972) as Sid Kubik
A drama about underworld pressures on a crime syndicate chief, played by Gazzara, who is torn between his love for a younger brother who defects and his own loyalty to the organization. The 1957 theatrical version of the story, "The Brothers Rico," starred Richard Conte and Kathryn Grant, who had ju
Dead Are Alive, The (1972) as Nikos
Deathdream (1972) as Charles Brooks
A woman wishes her son, killed in Vietnam, back to life with disastrous results.
Clay Pigeon (1971) as Police captain
An ex-soldier is recruited by the FBI to go undercover in L.A. and find other ex-soldiers who are part of a drug-dealing gang.
In Broad Daylight (1971) as Lieutenant Bergman
A blind actor discovers that his wife is cheating on him with his best friend and plots an elaborate double murder.
Sheriff, The (1971) as Kinsella
A rape case tears apart a small California town as a black sheriff and his white deputy go after an insurance salesman suspected of attacking a black coed.
Love Story (1970) as Phil Cavilleri
Students from opposite sides of the tracks fight for their love.
In Enemy Country (1968) as Rausch
Faces (1968) as Richard Forst
An aging couple separate during a mid-life crisis.
The Lollipop Cover (1965) as
An ex-boxer meets a 9-year-old abandoned girl and together they hitchhike to California, where he must find a junkie who owes him money.
Cat Ballou (1965) as Frankie Ballou
A prim schoolteacher turns outlaw queen when the railroad steals her land.
The Wheeler Dealers (1963) as Achilles Dimitrios
Texas tycoons try to mix love with finance on a trip to New York.
America America (1963) as Garabet
A young Greek stops at nothing to secure a passage to America.
A Child Is Waiting (1963) as Holland
An emotionally fragile woman takes a job teaching mentally handicapped children.
Pay or Die (1960) as Caputo
A policeman attempts to crack down on organized crime "protection" rackets.
I Want to Live! (1958) as Father Devers
True story of the small-time lady crook who fought to escape the gas chamber.
The Square Jungle (1956) as Tommy Dillon
Grocery clerk Eddie Quaid, in danger of losing his father to alcoholism and his girl Julie through lack of career prospects, goes into boxing. His cop friend McBride finances him; ex-con Bernie Browne trains him. Three years later, he is a challenger for the championship, and Julie re-enters his life. Can she win him back from a predatory blonde? And why does the prospect of Eddie's winning worry Bernie more than his losing?
Timetable (1956) as Bobik
An insurance investigator turns to robbery, then has to solve one of his own crimes.
The Joe Louis Story (1953) as Mannie Seamon
In this biography, champion boxer Joe Louis fights to make a name for himself.
My Six Convicts (1952) as Knotty Johnson
A prison psychologist tries to rehabilitate six hardcore criminals.
The Mob (1951) as Tony
A police detective fakes a suspension so he can go undercover.
The Naked City (1948) as Managing editor
A step-by-step look at a murder investigation on the streets of New York.
Kiss of Death (1947) as Al
An ex-con trying to go straight must face a crazed criminal out for revenge.
Native Land (1942) as Thug
Dramatizations and archival footage capture the fight for civil liberties in the 1930s.

Writer (feature film)

Prisoners (1975) as Screenwriter

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