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Born: October 20, 1958 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Captain Fantastic (2015)
A father and his six children return to society after a decade of living off the grid in the forests of the Pacific Northwest.
Jauja (2014)
Hailing from Denmark, a father and daughter decide to go on a journey to an unknown desert that exists in a realm beyond the confines of civilization.
Two Faces of January (2014)
Intrigue begins at the Parthenon when wealthy American tourists Chester MacFarland and his young wife Collete meet American expat Rydal, a scammer working as a tour guide. Instead of becoming his latest marks, the two befriend him, but a murder at the couple's hotel puts all three on the run togethe
Loin des hommes (2014)
Algeria, 1954. While the rebellion rumbles in the valley, two very different men thrown together by a world in turmoil are forced to flee across the Atlas mountains. In the midst of an icy winter, Daru, a reclusive teacher, has to escort Mohamed, a villager accused of murder. Pursued by horsemen see
Everybody Has a Plan (2013)
When Agustfn returns to his old neighborhood to assume the identity of his recently deceased identical twin, he falls into the criminal underworld in which his brother was involved.
Dangerous Method, A (2011)
Seduced by the challenge of an impossible case, the driven Dr. Jung takes on the unbalanced yet beautiful Sabina Spielrein as his patient, wielding the method of his master, the renowned Sigmund Freud. Both men fall under Sabina's spell.
Reclaiming the Blade (2009)
Chronicles the history of swordplay from its shadowed and legendary past to today. Includes interviews and demos with the world's leading sword masters, Hollywood stars, academics, practitioners, private collectors and sword-smiths. The documentary delves deep, systematically exploring the Medieval
Road, The (2009)
In an epic, post-apocalyptic tale of survival, a father and his young son journey across a barren America that was destroyed by a mysterious cataclysm, creating a world in which men are pushed to their best their very worst.
Appaloosa (2008)
In the Old West territory of New Mexico circa 1882, city marshal Virgil Cole and his deputy and partner Everett Hitch have made their reputation as peacekeepers in the lawless towns springing up in the untamed land. In the small mining community of Appaloosa, a ruthless, powerful rancher named Randall Bragg has allowed his band of outlaws to run roughshod over the town. After the cold-blooded murder of Appaloosa's city marshal, Cole and Hitch are hired to bring the murderer to justice. While establishing new authority with equal parts grit and guns, Cole and Hitch meet provocative newcomer Allison French, whose unconventional ways threaten to undermine their progress and to destroy the two lawmen's decade-old partnership.
Good (2008)
John Halder is a good, decent individual with family problems. A German literature professor in the 1930s, Halder explores his personal circumstances in a novel advocating compassionate euthanasia. When the book is unexpectedly enlisted by powerful political figures in support of government propagan
Eastern Promises (2007)
The death of a Russian prostitute during childbirth in London triggers a nurse to investigate her past as she unwittingly stumbles into a Russian police operation that seeks to expose a major Eastern mafia prostitution ring.
Captain Mike Across America (2007)
Takes us back to the 2004 election, when the polling margin between candidates George W. Bush and John Kerry could have tipped either way. Simultaneously, it follows Michael Moore's activities as he sets out on the campaign trail to target young people as the demographic that could make the most dif
Alatriste (2006)
Follows Alatriste, a Spanish soldier-turned-mercenary and heroic figure from the country's 17th century imperial wars.
A History of Violence (2005) as Tom Stall [assumed name of] /Joey Cusack
Tom Stall is living a happy and quiet life with his lawyer wife and their two children in the small town of Millbrook, Indiana, but one night their idyllic existence is shattered when Tom foils a vicious attempted robbery in his diner. Sensing danger, he takes action and saves his customers and frie
Hidalgo (2004) as Frank T Hopkins
Held yearly for centuries, the Ocean of Fire--a 3,000 mile survival race across the Arabian desert--was a challenge restricted to the finest Arabian horses ever bred, the purest and noblest lines, owned by the greatest royal families. In 1890, a wealthy sheik invited an American, Frank T. Hopkins, a
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) as Aragorn
The Fellowship of the Ring fights its last desperate battle to save Middle Earth from the forces of evil.
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) as Aragorn
Set in a time of uncertainty in the land of Middle-earth, a tale which charts a heroic quest which centers around an intrepid hobbit. The future of civilization rests in the fate of the One Ring, which has been lost for centuries. Powerful forces are unrelenting in their search for it. But fate has placed it in the hands of a young Hobbit named Frodo Baggins, who inherits the Ring and steps into legend. A daunting task lies ahead for Frodo when he becomes the Ringbearer as his assigned duty is to destroy the One Ring in the fires of Mount Doom where it was forged. But he can't accomplish this task alone. A Fellowship bands together to lend Frodo all that he needs to carry out his mission: the wisdom of Gandalf; the loyalty of his friends Sam, Merry, and Pippin; the courage of Aragorn and Boromir; the precision of Legolas; and the strength of Gimli. They are aided in their quest by Arwen, Galadriel and Elrond, whose knowledge of the Ring brings to light the true danger and importance of their journey.
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001) as Aragorn [also known as Strider]
In mythic pre-historic times, a young hobbit named Frodo Baggins inherits a magic ring from his elderly cousin Bilbo. Wise to the powers that the magic ring holds, the dark Lord Sauron wants it, knowing it will enable him to enslave the people of Middle Earth. In his effort to thwart Sauron, Frodo recruits the fellowship of a wizard, an elf, a dwarf and others, on a mission to destroy the ring by casting it into the volcanic fires of Mount Doom, where it was made. However, the ring unleashes its own powers as a result of the struggle....
28 Days (2000) as Eddie Boone
Gwen Cummings is a successful New York writer living life in the fast lane and everyone's favorite party girl. She shares this roller-coaster lifestyle of hopping from dance club to bar to hangover with boyfriend Jasper--handsome, magnetic and equally attracted to life on the wild side. Life is just an execise in debauchery--until Gwen's ungraceful display at her sister Lily's wedding, when she gets drunk, commandeers the limo and earns herself a DUI and 28-days in court ordered rehab. There Gwen comes face to face with a unique set of rules (like no cell phones) and rituals (like chanting) embraced by an assortment of fascinating fellow re-habbers. A jaded city-girl to the core, Gwen is determined not to conform. Then she meets Counselor Cornell, who begins to break through her carefully constructed defenses and force her to take a closer look herself Ultimately, through the companionship of her group as well as a devastating loss, Gwen gradually begins the long struggle to take back her life.
Walk on the Moon, A (1999) as Walker Jerome
A single mom falls in love with a blouse salesman during the turbulent 60s.
Psycho (1998) as Sam Loomis
When a woman is reported missing--last seen at the infamous Bates Motel--her sister and boyfriend set out to investigate, come to the motel, and find it run by a voyeuristic taxidermist, loner who is obsessed with his dead mother and has a penchant for dressing up like her.
Perfect Murder, A (1998) as David Shaw
A playboy husband plots to kill his heiress wife, believing that she's going to run off with her lover and leave him penniless. He persuades the lover to kill her, but he hires someone else to do the deed. The wife kills the intruder, and the lover starts to blackmail the husband, having taped the conversation in which he was hired.
G.I. Jane (1997) as Master Chief John Urgayle
Navy Intelligence officer Lt Jordan O'Neil becomes a test case when she is recruited to become the first woman allowed to train for the covert operations unit known as the Navy SEALS. She is not expected to succeed and many high ranking military and government officials, including Senator Lillian DeHaven, are counting on her to fail. O'Neil persists, and when the recruit's final training exercise is diverted to aid and rescue American troops in the Middle East, the Master Chief is wounded and O'Neil must summon all her leadership abilities to save him and the mission.
Vanishing Point (1997) as James Kowalski
A man races across four states, pursued by police and FBI, to get home when his wife's pregnancy turns life-threatening. Based on the 1970 film of the same title.
Pistola de mi Hermano, La (1997) as Juanito
A black comedy about a directionless young man who, for kicks, commits various felonies as he is barely able to articulate to anyone, the emptiness of his life--that is,until he meets the girl of his dreams, a suicidal loner with whom he runs from the law.
Portrait of A Lady, The (1996) as Caspar Goodwood
The tale of a young woman, Isabel Archer, who challenges the confines of her sheltered existence on the hermetically closed American expatriate circuit in late 19th century Europe. Hungry to experience the world, Isabel rejects a lucrative marriage proposal, stunning both her suitor and the relative
Daylight (1996) as Roy Nord
The scene is New York City, but it could be anywhere. Commuters jam the underwater tunnel linking the island of Manhattan with New Jersey. Traffic is heavy -- the usual mix of outward-bound workers and visitors, commercial and industrial vehicles, and people just passing through. All in all, a typic
Albino Alligator (1996) as Guy
Three thieves take hostages in a bar and try to figure their way out with the cops swarming outside.
Crimson Tide (1995) as Weps
A submarine officer mutinies against his trigger-happy captain to prevent a world war.
Passion of Darkly Noon, The (1995)
After the death of his parents, a young man roams the countryside and collpases from exhaustion. He is nursed back to health by a young woman with whom he falls madly in love. Eventually, he goes mad because she does not return his love.
Prophecy, The (1995) as Lucifer
Tommy Dagget wanted to be a priest, but lost his faith and became a cop instead. He once wrote a learned treatise on angels, so when a physiologically abnormal individual is found murdered and a copy of Dagget's study discovered on the crime scene, he's assigned to investigate. What he uncovers is a literal war of angels. These supernatural creatures, led by the vicious Gabriel, are a tormented, murderous lot, warped by God's rejection in favor of "talking monkeys" called the human race. The angel Simon travels to a dying Western town and steals the soul of a recently deceased psychopath. Gabriel wants it back, because such souls increase his power. Simon hides it in the body of a small girl, and the race is on. Who will get to the little Mary first, the sinister angels, or the forces of human good?
Floundering (1994) as Homeless Man
A disaffected and increasingly disturbed young man journeys through post-riot Los Angeles.
American Yakuza (1994) as Nick Davis
Sent to infiltrate the American arm of the Yakuza, FBI agent Nick Davis rises through the ranks and is soon adopted into the powerful Tendo "family." And that bond of blood puts him dead center in a war between the vengeful American mafia, the Yakuza and the FBI.
Crew, The (1994) as Phillip
Five people set sail for a relaxing weekend cruise, only to have their calmness shattered when they spot a burning boat off the horizon. After rescuing two of the vessel's passengers, they find themselves held captive and trapped in an off-shore nightmare. Tensions crest, and soon all seven on board
Oh, What a Day! 1914 (1994)
A glimpse of two strangers on one special day.
Carlito's Way (1993) as Lalin
Story about the Puerto Rican Mafia during the 1970s. An ex-con tries to retire from his life of crime but old ties seem to make it impossible.
Young Americans, The (1993) as Carl Fraser
A New York City cop investigates a drug ring in London.
Deception (1993) as Johnny Faro
A woman tries to discover the truth behind her husband's alleged death in a plane crash in Mexico.
Boiling Point (1993) as Ronnie
Story of a cop who seeks revenge on the counterfeiting conman who killed his partner.
Desert Lunch (1993)
Karen and Wes live in the California desert and their marriage is dissolving into the sand.
Indian Runner, The (1991) as Frank Roberts
Drama about a family in the Midwest, focusing on two brothers and their attempt to establish a balance in their relationship and their lives.
Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre III (1990) as Tex
A woman on her way to Los Angeles encounters Leatherface and his cannibalistic family in Texas.
Tripwire (1990) as Hans
A government agent searches for his kidnapped son.
Reflecting Skin, The (1990) as Cameron Dove
Set in the American midwest during the 1950s, a morbid little boy persecutes a young widow whom he's mistaken for a vampire, at the same time that he witnesses a series of mysterious murders.
Young Guns II (1990) as John W Poe
Sequel to "Young Guns" (USA/1988), reuniting some of the characters from the original one year later, when they are extradited to New Mexico to stand trial.
Fresh Horses (1988) as Green
Romantic drama between a sophisticated college senior and a rural southern girl.
Let's Get Lost (1988)
A James Dean lookalike pretty boy whose jazz trumpeting and melancholy crooning epitomized '50s cool, Chet Baker had become, when famed photographer Bruce Weber finally caught up with him after three decades of fandom, an alcoholic and a junkie. Weber and crew follow Baker on a year-long trek, from
Prison (1988) as Connie Burke
The ghost of a wrongfully-executed prisoner haunts the warden who knew he was innocent.
Witness (1985) as Moses Hochleitner
A young Amish boy, visiting Philadelphia with his widowed mother, witnesses a murder. When the detective on the case discovers a police cover up, he realizes his, the boy's and the mother's lives are in jeopardy. He hides out in Amish country, living amongst the community and having to abide by their peaceful customs. Things get more complicated when he falls in love with the young widow. But, soon the idyllic life is shattered when the villains discover his whereabouts.

Producer (feature film)

Jauja (2014)
Hailing from Denmark, a father and daughter decide to go on a journey to an unknown desert that exists in a realm beyond the confines of civilization.

Music (feature film)

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) as Featured soloist
The Fellowship of the Ring fights its last desperate battle to save Middle Earth from the forces of evil.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

Perfect Murder, A (1998)
A playboy husband plots to kill his heiress wife, believing that she's going to run off with her lover and leave him penniless. He persuades the lover to kill her, but he hires someone else to do the deed. The wife kills the intruder, and the lover starts to blackmail the husband, having taped the conversation in which he was hired.
Perfect Murder, A (1998)
A playboy husband plots to kill his heiress wife, believing that she's going to run off with her lover and leave him penniless. He persuades the lover to kill her, but he hires someone else to do the deed. The wife kills the intruder, and the lover starts to blackmail the husband, having taped the conversation in which he was hired.

Special Thanks (feature film)

Thin Red Line, The (1998) as Special Thanks
Soldiers contemplate life while invading Guadalcanal during WWII.

Cast (special)

People Speak, The (2009)
Based on Howard Zinn's book "A People's History of the United States," which presents American history from a young person's point of view. This mini-series will feature music and readings based on America's struggles with race, class, war and women's rights.
Passage to Middle Earth: The Making of Lord of the Rings and Return to Middle Earth, A (2003)
Special which goes behind the scenes of the filming of the motion picture epic, "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King," and its special effects, featuring film clips and interviews with the film's cast and director Peter Jackson.
Lord of the Rings, The: The Two Towers Return to Middle Earth (2002) as Featuring
Behind the scenes special about the making of the film "The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers".
Passage to Middle-Earth: The Making of "The Lord of the Rings" (2001) as Interviewee
Documentary on the making of New Line Cinema's "Lord of the Rings" film trilogy, based on the novels of J.R.R. Tolkien. Directed by Peter Jackson, the three films comprising the trilogy represent seven years of development and were made concurrently in over a year and half of production.
High School Narc (1985) as Tim
Andrew is a youthful-looking police officer assigned to an undercover narcotics investigation in a high school. After getting to know the high school kids, he is torn between betraying the friendship and trust he has established with them and fufilling his duty to arrest the same kids who are using

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

George Washington (1984) as Lieutenant At Leboeuf
A sweeping eight-hour, three-part miniseries chronicling the life of Washington from ages 11 to 51, beginning just after the death of his father in 1743 and taking him through his journeyman days as a young surveyor, his hidden love for Sally Fairfax, the wife of his best friend, his marriage to wid

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