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Overview for Mercedes McCambridge
Mercedes McCambridge

Mercedes McCambridge


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Also Known As: Died: March 2, 2004
Born: March 16, 1916 Cause of Death: natural causes
Birth Place: Joliet, Illinois, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Echoes (1983) as Lilian Gerber
An artist is being driven to distraction by recurring nightmares about someone trying to kill him. When a psychic tells him that a brother from a past life is appearing to him in his dreams, he must confront his past to save his current life.
Concorde--Airport '79, The (1979) as Nelli
A plane carrying people to the Moscow Olympics has a bomb onboard. When missiles are fired on it, it becomes necessary to fly the plane upside-down.
Thieves (1977) as Street Lady
The Cramers are a New York couple who have their differences. Martin runs an upscale private school and does not understand why Sally would rather teach in the Lower East Side neighborhood where they grew up. For a time they separate and each has an affair, which confirms to them that they really do
Who Is the Black Dahlia? (1975) as Grandmother
A fact-based mystery drama about a Los Angeles detective's obsession with finding the slayer of a star-struck young woman, dubbed the Black Dahlia because of her black hair and penchant for black clothing, whose body was found in a vacant lot in 1947. (The case remains unsolved.)
The Exorcist (1973)
A priest battles to save a young girl possessed by demons.
Girls of Huntington House, The (1973) as Doris Mckenzie
An unmarried teacher in a school for unwed mothers finds herself increasingly drawn to her students' problems, leading to a deep emotional crisis.
President's Plane Is Missing, The (1973) as Hester Madigan
A political thriller based on the 1967 novel by Robert J. Serling (Rod's brother) about an incompetent vice president who is left in control of the government when Air Force One mysteriously disappears with the President aboard.<P>Although filmed in 1971, it was held up for two and a half years foll
Two For the Money (1972) as Mrs Castle
Two cops quit the force to become private detectives and are quickly thrust into the search for a killer who has eluded the authorities for twelve years.
Killer By Night (1972) as Sister Sarah
A doctor's battle to stem a diphtheria outbreak puts him in conflict with a police captain who is using all his manpower to track down a cop-killer. Many elements of this pilot film revive memories of Elia Kazan's stunning "Panic in the Streets" (1950). The original title until the eve of airing: "T
99 Women (1969) as Thelma
The Counterfeit Killer (1968) as Frances [see note]
Run Home Slow (1965) as
Evidently an attempt by Mercedes McCambridge to appear in a dumber western than "Johnny Guitar" and she succeeds in the role of Nell Hagen who sets out to retaliate for the hanging of her father Judd (Jim Hogan, not Jim Logan), who ruled their valley with an iron hand before the natives revolted. She is accompanied by her brothers, Ritt (Gary Kent) and Kirby (Allan Richards), a hump-backed half-wit, and their sensuous cousin Julie Ann (Linda Gaye Scott) who marries Ritt but gets nekked and seduces Kirby. The family then robs a bank and kills two tellers before dropping in on Charley Gately (Ted Brenner), leader of the group that hanged old man Hagen, and kills him and his son Gabe (Brian Casey) and daughter-in-law Ruth (Leah Cooper.) And they head for the border and it gets really mean and nasty.
Angel Baby (1961) as Sarah Strand
Married promoters try to turn a faith healer into a gold mine.
Cimarron (1960) as Sarah Wyatt
A pioneer couple plays a major role in the settling of Oklahoma.
Suddenly, Last Summer (1959) as Mrs. [Grace] Holly
A dowager tries to buy a lobotomy to silence the woman who witnessed her son's murder.
Touch of Evil (1958) as Gang leader
A narcotics agent risks his wife's life to investigate a crooked cop.
A Farewell to Arms (1957) as Miss Van Campen
The story of an affair between an English nurse and an American soldier on the Italian front during World War I.
Giant (1956) as Luz Benedict
A Texas ranching family fights to survive changing times.
Johnny Guitar (1954) as Emma Small
A lady saloon owner battles a female rancher out to frame her for murder.
Lightning Strikes Twice (1951) as Liza McStringer
An actress champions the cause of a man whom she believes has been falsely accused of murdering his wife.
Inside Straight (1951) as Ada Stritch
A tycoon rises to the top in 19th-century San Francisco through greed and corruption.
The Scarf (1951) as Connie Carter
An escaped mental patient tries to prove he''''s not a serial killer.
All the King's Men (1950) as Sadie Burke
A backwoods politician rises to the top only to become corrupted.

Cast (special)

70th Annual Academy Awards, The (1998)
Live presentation of the 70th annual Academy Awards.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Louis L'Amour's The Sacketts (1979) as Ma Sackett
A traditional sagebrush saga based on two novels by Louis L'Amour, the foremost Western author on the contemporary scene, and the first dramatized for television of the seventy-four he has written (eleven are about the Sackett family). This four-hour movie focuses on the three Sackett brothers in Ne

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