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Sal Mineo

Sal Mineo


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Also Known As: Died: February 12, 1976
Born: January 10, 1939 Cause of Death: murdered
Birth Place: Harlem, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Harry O (1973) as Walter Scheerer
Harry Orwell is a LA cop who is retired due to a bullet in his back. Now a Private Detective, Harry O. is hired by the man who shot him (Martin Sheen) to find the other man (Sal Mineo) who was involved in the shooting. Mineo is trying to kill Sheen and also keep his heroin business alive. Harry O. wants to bring both to justice.
Family Rico (1972) as Nick Rico
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
How to Steal an Airplane (1972) as Luis Ortega
Two adventurous gringos take on the job of reclaiming a stolen jet from the son of a banana republic dictator. Filmed in late 1968 under the title "Only One Day Left Before Tomorrow," this one sat in a vault for over two years before reluctantly being shown. In later syndication, it reverted to its
Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971) as [Dr.] Milo
Following the events in "Beneath the Planet of the Apes", Cornelius and Zira flee back through time to 20th Century Los Angeles, where they face persecution similar to what Taylor suffered in the future, and discover the origins of the stream of events that will shape their world.
In Search of America (1971) as Nick
A college drop-out convinces his family to re-examine its goals and gets them to chuck it all for a crosscountry odyssey in a 1928 Greyhound bus -- or, the family that stays together...
80 Steps to Jonah (1969) as Jerry Taggart
A young man hiding from the law takes refuge in a summer camp for blind children.
Krakatoa, East of Java (1969) as Leoncavallo Borghese
A salvage boat''''s captain gets mixed up with island convicts during a volcanic eruption.
Dangerous Days Of Kiowa Jones (1966) as Bobby Jack Wilkes
A drifter deputized by a dying sheriff fights to bring two killers to justice.
The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) as Uriah
All-star epic retelling of Christ''s life.
Who Killed Teddy Bear? (1965) as Lawrence
A busboy at a disco has sexual problems related to events in his childhood. He becomes obsessed with a disc jockey at the club, leading to obscene phone calls, voyeurism, trips to the porn shop and adult movie palace, and more! A police detective is similarly obsessed with sexual materials, leading him to become personally involved in the case.
Cheyenne Autumn (1964) as Red Shirt
A reluctant Calvary Captain must track a defiant tribe of migrating Cheyennes.
Escape from Zahrain (1962) as Ahmed
The Longest Day (1962) as Private Martini
The Allied forces launch the D-Day invasion of German-occupied France.
The Gene Krupa Story (1960) as Gene Krupa
Legendary jazz musician Gene Krupa faces highs and lows along the path of his life.
Exodus (1960) as Dov Landau
A young Israeli activist fights to set up a homeland for his people.
A Private's Affair (1959) as Luigi Maresi
Tonka (1958) as White Bull
In Dakota territory in the 1870s, White Bull, a young Sioux, proves his manhood by catching and training a wild colt he names Tonka. When a cruel cousin claims the horse as the privilege of rank, White Bull lets Tonka go. The horse ends up in the hands of a captain in the US cavalry about the time that Sitting Bull gathers the tribes to confront the growing US presence, epitomized by the bigoted General Custer. All paths, including those of White Bull and Tonka, lead to the confluence of the Little and Big Horn rivers.
The Young Don't Cry (1957) as Leslie Henderson
An orphaned teen tries to help a wrongly convicted man who's escaped from prison.
Dino (1957) as Dino Minetta
Rock, Pretty Baby (1957) as Angelo ["Angie"] Barrato
Giant (1956) as Angel Obregon, III
A Texas ranching family fights to survive changing times.
Crime in the Streets (1956) as Angelo "Baby" Gioia
A social worker tries to end juvenile crime by getting involved with a street gang.
Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956) as Romolo
True story of boxer Rocky Graziano's rise from juvenile delinquent to world champ.
The Private War of Major Benson (1955) as Cadet Colonel Sylvester Dusik
An outspoken officer is forced to take charge of a military school.
Six Bridges to Cross (1955) as Jerry Florea, as a boy
Youth gang leader Jerry Florea is shot fleeing from a crime scene by rookie cop Ed Gallagher. Result: "he'll never have children of his own." Ed and Jerry develop a mutually beneficial friendship: Jerry gets the benefit of the doubt, Ed gets information that brings him rapid promotion. As years and jail terms go by, Ed's friendship with this likable rogue becomes strained, as hope for his reform dwindles. Can Jerry redeem himself in the end?
Rebel Without a Cause (1955) as John "Plato" Crawford
An alienated teenager tries to handle life's troubles and an apron-wearing dad.

Cast (short)

LSD: Insight or Insanity? (1967)
This short psychedelic educational film looks at ''''60s teen culture and the perils of LSD.

Music (short)

LSD: Insight or Insanity? (1967)
This short psychedelic educational film looks at ''''60s teen culture and the perils of LSD.

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