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Born: September 9, 1932 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010)
Following a lengthy prison term, Gordon Gekko finds himself on the outside looking in at a world he once commanded. Still a master manipulator, Gekko will stop at nothing to reclaim his rightful place at the top of Wall Street.
Go Go Tales (2007)
The owner of a New York go-go dancing club has his business jeopardized when his brother and financial backer threaten to pull the plug on his business. The owner and his accountant face a bumpy night as the strippers threaten to strike.
Superstar in a Housedress: The Life and Legend of Jackie Curtis (2004) as Herself
Craig Highberger's portrait of Jackie Curtis recalls an era when Jackie, Candy Darling and Holly Woodlawn defined outré. Together they starred in Paul Morrissey's "Women in Revolt" (1972), but it was Jackie--poet, playwright, actress, director--who continually pushed the envelope, making the world s
Confessions of a Florist (2003) as Mrs. P
Willyum enters a small town Florida flower shop a day before Valentine's Day, hoping some flowers will help win back his wife, after paying dearly for a past transgression. The florist, Rose, has just committed an equally serious breach of faith of her own. Events swiftly develop so that these two s
High Times' Potluck (2003) as Ma
The story focuses on a 55-year old mobster who disocvers the magic of marijuana. Good old home-grown from the Kentucky farmlands finds its way through the streets of Manhattan with such unsuspecting characters as actors, killers, punk-rockers, drag queens and the mafia. The marijuana filled suitcase
Cockettes, The (2000)
A chronicle of the rise and fall of the legendary San Francisco theatrical troupe, The Cockettes (1969-1972). As the psychedelic San Francisco of the '60's began evolving into the gay San Francisco of the '70's, The Cockettes, a flamboyant ensemble of hippies (women, gay men, and babies) decked them
Rose's (1998) as Ms P
Rose is an Italian-American from New Jersey stuck in a small town in the Deep South with a cheating husband. When she murders him and stows the body in the fridge of her flower shop, she needs a friend. Enter Willyum, freshly out of prison, and in need of a helping hand himself. The two unlikely all
Denise Calls Up (1995) as Gale'S Aunt Sharon
The story of seven very busy young professional friends who have forged more intimate relationships with their computers and telephones than with each other. In this spoof on life and love in the age of call waiting, people fall in love, get pregnant, fall out of love, and die without ever getting o
Superstar: The Life and Times of Andy Warhol (1990) as Herself
A feature-length "cinema-collage" about the life and times of pop artist, entrepreneur and media celebrity Andy Warhol, who died in 1987.
She-Devil (1989) as Mrs Fisher
A plain but otherwise exemplary housewife exacts revenge on her unfaithful husband and his glamorous mistress.
Crossing Delancey (1988) as Hannah Mandelbaum
An aging woman hires a matchmaker to find her independent granddaughter a man.
Spike of Bensonhurst (1988) as Congresswoman
A Brooklyn amateur boxer falls for the daughter of a Mafia boss.
Wall Street (1987) as Sylvie Drimmer--Realtor
Critical Condition (1987) as Maggie
Kevin Lenahan is a con man who was framed for jewel smuggling. Kevin tries to get out of going to prison by pleading insanity. While he is at the hospital to be evaluated, he is mistaken for surgeon Dr. Edward Slattery. He seizes the opportunity to escape his sentence by continuing to pass as the doctor, but when a major storm hits, his practice becomes a very busy one.
Sleeping Beauty (1987) as Red Fairy
Evil Under The Sun (1982) as Myra Gardener
A detective trying to solve a case finds himself on an exclusive island frequented by the rich and famous.
Funhouse, The (1981) as Madame Zena
Although her father forbid it, teenage Amy goes to a carnival with her boyfriend Buzz, her best friend Liz, and her boyfriend, Richie. The two couples have a great time all day, then call their parents and lie so that they can spend the night in the funhouse. Then after they see one of the employees murder a woman, they try to get out, find that the funhouse is locked, and realize that they are in terrible danger.
Sentinel, The (1977) as Gerde
A fashion model moves into a house inhabited (on the top floor) by a blind priest. She begins having strange physical problems, has trouble sleeping at night, and has some nasty flashbacks of her attempted suicide. She complains to the real estate agent of the noise caused by her strange neighbors, but finds out that the house is only occupied by the priest and herself, and ultimately discovers that she has been put in the house for a reason.
Great Scout And Cathouse Thursday, The (1976) as Mike
Sam Longwood, a frontiersman who has seen better days, spies the gold-mine partner, Jack Colby, who ran off with all the gold from a mine they were prospecting fifteen years earlier. He tells his other partners from that time, Joe Knox and Billy, and they confront Colby demanding not only the thousand dollars he took but an addition fifty-nine thousand for their trouble. After being thwarted in this attempt, they, and a would-be whore named Thursday, hatch a plan to kidnap Colby's wife, Nancy Sue, who is coincidently Sam's old flame, but find that Nancy Sue is not the sweet girl that Sam remembers.
Farewell, My Lovely (1975) as Mrs Florian
This, the second adaptation of Raymond Chandler's novel is much closer to the source text than the original, 'Murder, My Sweet', which tended to avoid some of the sleazier parts of the plot, but still concerns private eye Philip Marlowe's attempts to locate Velma, a former dancer at a seedy nightclub, and the girlfriend of Moose Malloy, a petty criminal just out of prison. Marlowe finds that once he has taken the case events conspire to put him in dangerous situations, and he is forced to follow a confusing trail of untruths and double crosses before he is able to locate Velma.
92 In The Shade (1975) as Bella
A young drifter returns home to Key West and opens a fishing charter business. But this action starts a feud with a rival sea captain that proves to be a dangerous one.
Heat (1972) as Sally Todd
"Heat" is a parody of "Sunset Boulevard." Joey Davis, an unemployed ex-child actor, uses sex to get his landlady, Lydia, to reduce his rent, and then tries to exert his influence on Sally Todd, who is now washed-up and wasn't even more than slightly important at the height of her career. Sally tries to help Joey, until he realizes that she just isn't well-connected enough to be of any service to him. The affair is complicated by Sally's psychotic, maybe-lesbian-or-maybe-not daughter Jessica, who tries to muscle in on her mother's relationship with Joey.
The Last Movie (1971) as Script clerk
A film shoot in Peru goes badly wrong when an actor is killed in a stunt, and the unit wrangler, Kansas, decides to give up film-making and stay on in the village, shacking up with local prostitute Maria. But his dreams of an unspoiled existence are interrupted when the local priest asks him to help stop the villagers killing each other by re-enacting scenes from the film for real because they don't understand movie fakery...
Who Killed Mary Whats'ername? (1971) as Christine
A prostitute is murdered on the streets of a tough, low-income neighborhood. A resident who knew her is appalled by the lack of interest shown in the case by the police or anybody else in the neighborhood, and decides to investigate the case himself.
Midnight Cowboy (1969) as Cass
A would-be gigolo and an ailing con artist form an unlikely friendship.
Terror in the City (1966) as Rose
A 9 year-old boy runs away from his farm and ends up on the streets of New York City until he is taken in by a prostitute who helps him get back home.
Violent Midnight (1963) as Silvia
Parrish (1961) as Eileen
When his mother marries into the tobacco business, a young man struggles to find himself.
Murder, Inc. (1960) as Sadie
A glimpse into Brooklyn's 1930s crime syndicates, where mobsters used hired killers to enact their dirty work.

Cast (special)

Cindy Eller: A Modern Fairy Tale (1985) as Sweet Susie
A mysterious shopping cart lady in New York's Central Park helps a girl who is having problems with her new stepmother and stepsisters.
Head of the Family (1960) as Sally Rogers; Rob'S Co-Writer
The pilot for "The Dick Van Dyke Show." The story of Rob Petrie, head writer for "The Alan Sturdy Show." The episode relates Rob's efforts to prove to his son, Richie, that he holds an important job when Richie is kidded because his father is only a television writer.

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