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Cast (feature film)

Story of Us, The (1999) as Dot
Ben and Katie have been happily married for 15 years and have two wonderful children to whom they are both devoted. But Katie feels that their relationship has stopped progressing and needs to be rejuvenated. While their children, Josh and Erin, are away at summer camp, the Jordans attempt a trial
Casino (1995) as Herself
A mafia drama exposes the inner workings of a corrupt Las Vegas casino.
City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold (1994) as Mitch'S Mother
The West calls again in the hilarious comedy sequel "City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly''s Gold" (1994). New Yorker Mitch Robbins (Crystal) is back in the city and ready to put his adventures on the dusty trail behind him, but a treasure map and brotherly duties compel him to pull on some cowboy boots and go chasing through the Nevada desert. This laugh-out-loud follow-up to the 1991 smash hit "City Slickers" stars Billy Crystal, Jack Palance and Daniel Stern.
The Player (1992) as Herself
A rising producer tries to cover up the accidental killing of a screenwriter who was stalking him.
It's Not My Fault (1992)
A romantic comedy about divorce.
City Slickers (1991) as Mitch'S Mom
The story of three men turning 40 who go on a Montana cattle drive.
Parent Trap Hawaiian Honeymoon (1989) as Charlotte Brink
Newlyweds Jeffrey Wyatt and Susan Evers Wyatt inherit a dilapidated hotel in Hawaii and embark on a hectic honeymoon with his identical teen triplet daughters.
Murder By Numbers (1989)
A man, already ill with AIDS, dies under mysterious circumstances.
Masterpiece Of Murder, A (1986) as Matilda Hussey
Bob Hope, in his first made-for-TV movie as well as his first starring film in over a dozen years, teamed with veteran actor Don Ameche, playing a down-on-his-luck gumshoe and a wealthy retired master thief, respectively, to solve a string of art thefts and murders involving a stellar (by TV standar
Ratings Game, The (1984) as Herself
Diminutive Danny DeVito, as both actor and director, skewers television, the ratings system, big business and anything else that gets in the way in this first movie-for-television made for The Movie Channel, playing New Jersey trucking magnate Vic DeSalvo, who breaks into television by having the worst idea ever to come down the pike accepted by a disgruntled, just-fired TV progamming chief. The neophyte''s script becomes the biggest hit in television history and Vic DeSalvo becomes the industry''s darling.
Miss All-American Beauty (1982) as Gertrude Hunnicutt
Naive teenage beauty contest winner Diane Lane finds herself being "remade" by the pageant's trainer (Cloris Leachman), its high-powered P.R. man (David Dukes) and its haughty director (Jayne Meadows), while her relationship with her boyfriend back home and her family rapidly deteriorates. This behi
Sex and the Married Woman (1977) as Irma Caddish
A whimsical tale of how success can ruin a good marriage. The lives of a young couple are thrown into turmoil when the wife achieves sudden fame after publication of her book on her neighbors' sex lives.
James Dean (1976) as Reva Randall
An offbeat look at the screen legend by writer William Bast, who had roomed with James Dean when both were aspiring actors in the early 1950s.
Norman...Is That You? (1976) as Adele Hobart--Garson'S Mother
A retired man discovers his only son is gay.
College Confidential (1960) as Betty Duquesne
A professor''''s study of student lives and values erupts into scandal.
It Happened to Jane (1959) as Herself
A small-town businesswoman takes on a railroad magnate in court.
David and Bathsheba (1951) as Michal
King David''s lust for a married woman has disastrous consequences for Israel.
The Fat Man (1951) as Jane Adams
An innocent dentist is murdered, the only apparent motive to steal a set of dental x-rays. To the police it looks like an accident, so Jane Adams, loyal dental assistant, consults massive private eye Brad Runyan (of radio fame); he's skeptical until he finds that Jane is being followed. The mystery deepens as Brad's search for missing dental patient Roy Clark reveals many ramifications and loose ends...
Enchantment (1949) as Selina Dane
When a well-off family takes in a young orphan, her presence ignites romance and jealousy.
The Luck of the Irish (1948) as Frances Augur
Dark Delusion (1947) as Mrs. Selkirk
A young doctor tries to keep a neurotic beauty from being committed.
Song of the Thin Man (1947) as Janet Thayar
Society sleuths Nick and Nora Charles investigate a murder in a jazz club.
Lady in the Lake (1947) as Mildred Havelend [also known as Mrs. Falbrook and Muriel Chess]
Philip Marlowe searches for a missing woman in this mystery shot entirely from the detective''''s viewpoint.
Undercurrent (1946) as Sylvia Lea Burton
A sheltered woman realizes that either her husband or his mysterious brother is a psychopath.

Cast (special)

Jackie Gleason: The Great One (2001) as Interviewee
Profile of actor/comedian Jackie Gleason.
67th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade (1998)
Coverage of the 67th annual Hollywood Christmas Parade, benefiting the American Cancer Society.
Steve Allen's 75th Birthday Celebration (1997)
Nostalgic clips and guest appearances paying tribute to producer, song writer and comic Steve Allen on his 75th birthday.
Love, Lust & Marriage: Why We Stray and Why We Stay (1997)
A report on the state of marriage, fidelity and love and how scientists and social researchers have discovered new clues to the mystery of the mating game.
Steve Allen (1994) as Interviewee
Profile of Steve Allen -- pioneer of late-night television, songwriter, actor, and author.
Addicted to Fame (1994)
Maria Shriver interviews public figures, performers, celebrities, and social commentators in an exploration of fame, why our culture is so attracted to it, and how it affects those who obtain it.
Mathnet: Despair in Monterey Bay (1992) as Lady Astute
A special based on the "Mathnet" segment of the PBS series "Square One TV," a math series for 8- to 12-year-olds. Pat and George go undercover and underwater to catch a burglar named Archie Leach.
Tom Arnold: The Naked Truth 2 (1992)
Tom Arnold attempts to reveal the truth about relationships between men and women.
Jackie Bison Show, The (1990) as Voice Of Mrs St Fawn
Combines animation and live-action, focusing on the adventures of an animated bison who has his own TV show.
Night of 100 Stars III (1990)
A celebrity benefit for The Actors' Fund of America, featuring music, songs, dance and comedy. Features nearly 175 stars of stage, screen, sports, and fashion.
1990 Miss Universe Pageant, The (1990) as Judge
Live broadcast of the 1990 Miss Universe Pageant from Los Angeles, California, hosted by Dick Clark and Leeza Gibbons.
Hollywood Christmas Parade, The (1989)
A telecast of the 58th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade on a three-mile route along Hollywood and Sunset Boulevards.
54th Annual King Orange Jamboree Parade (1987) as Grand Marshall
Coverage of the fifty-fourth annual King Orange Jamboree Parade from Miami. The traditional New Year's Eve celebration features performers, bands, and floats, as well as the 1988 Orange Bowl Queen and her court. This year's parade theme is "A Wealth of Fun and Fantasies."
Lifetime Salutes Mom (1987)
A two-hour Lifetime special honoring motherhood, featuring interviews with celebrity moms, a discussion of the changing role of motherhood, and a fashion show.
38th Annual Emmy Awards, The (1986)
A live three-hour telecast from Pasadena, California, of the thirty-eighth Annual Emmy Awards which honors excellence in the television industry. David Letterman and Shelley Long are this year's co-hosts. Veteran comedian Red Skelton, recipient of this year's coveted Governor's Award by the Board of
Rise and Shine (1981) as Mrs Moffett
The story, set at Buckminister's Co-ed Boarding School, follows the adventures of a group of students: Andy Cooper, a free-spirited, born leader; Richard Moore, the rukus-making hustler; Joel Beidermeyer, the student obsessed with sex; and Chris Dobbs, the student who steals to get attention. In the
Have I Got a Christmas For You! (1977) as Rita
The story of a group of Jewish people who become on-the-job surrogates for lonely Gentiles wishing to spend Christmas Eve with their families.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Alice in Wonderland (1985) as Queen Of Hearts
Sometimes she's too big. Or much too small. Sometimes things are backwards. And there's always too much pepper in the soup. Nothing is quite right since Alice chased a very unusual White Rabbit and stumbled into an adventure that grows curiouser and curiouser.
Gossip Columnist, The (1980) as Herself

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