TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (6)
|Also Known As:||Died:||August 8, 2010|
|Born:||January 20, 1926||Cause of Death:||Lung cancer|
|Birth Place:||Packard, Kentucky, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS
Cast (feature film)
A businessman risks everything--his marriage, family and fortune--to pursue his dream of playing in a rock band.
North Carolina produces more tobacco than any other state in America. Here the filmmaker describes a journey taken across the social, economic, and psychological tobacco terrain of North Carolina by a native Carolinian, Ross McElwee, whose great-grandfather created the famous brand of tobacco known
In a small Mississippi town, Cookie Orcutt discreetly kills herself in order to join her late husband. But her uptight daughter can't stand the idea of a suicide in the family, and rearranges the evidence to seem like murder. The investigation of the alleged murder reveals hidden secrets about the p
The legacy of actor-teacher Michael Chekhov and his student-protege George Shdanoff on classical Hollywood actors such as Gregory Peck and Patricia Neal is explored. Coming to Hollywood during World War II, both men helped to create and define a school of acting that offered an alternative to Stanis
Based on the true story of Dr. Elizabeth Morgan, a mother sent to jail for refusing to allow the father of their daughter visitation rights after she discovered that he may have sexually assaulted her.
A woman, presumed dead for 15 years, returns to her family shortly before a large inheritance is due. While she certainly seems to be the missing woman, there are doubts about her identity among those who knew her.
The harmonious relationship of two elderly sisters is upset when one falls for a Chinese-American garage owner.
Young nun's unspoken love for a priest and growing desire for a family cause her to depart the convent before taking her final vows is this subject of this fact-based film with the exploitative title (by time-honored television tradition). It was based on the book "Nun: A Memoir" by Dr. Mary Gillig
Four old men get together one a week to entertain each other by telling scary tales. This diversion takes an ugly turn when one of the most terrifying stories comes to life and a woman they mistakenly left for dead many years before comes back to exact her revenge.
A Basque guide tries to help an American family, the Bergsons, avoid the Nazis and escape occupied France via a snowy mountain pass.
Highly-acclaimed remake of the 1930 film classic about a young generation's disillusionment and eventual destruction by war. Richard Thomas and Ernest Borgnine took the roles played in the original by Lew Ayres and Louis Wolheim. This version received seven Emmy Award nominations: Outstanding Drama,
A sentimental retelling of the love story of baseball immortal Lou Gehrig and his wife, told from her point of view. Originally this was to have premiered in October 1977, but ironically it was pre-empted by the World Series. Instead it had its initial airing opposite the Super Bowl Game! An Emmy Aw
An ambitious production of questionable accuracy spanning the rise and fall of Senator Joseph R. McCarthy as uncovered by a fictional veteran newsman and the ambitious young lady investigative reporter assigned to assist him. Emmy Awards went to Burgess Meredith for his portrayal of Joseph Welch and
A young man learns that he has terminal cancer but vows not to give up without an all-out fight in this drama based on Doris Lund's memoir of her son's last year.
A sentimental family drama about the growing apart -- and together -- of a household of Wisconsin dairy farmers when the son decides to get married and move away and the mother discovers she has incurable leukemia and only a short time to live.
Johnny is a young man who returns to his family home to try to learn his father's identity. When he arrives, he finds himself in the middle of a rivalry between his mother and his aunt, and his innocent inquiries create havoc in the small town because several people have secrets they are trying to p
This was the pilot movie for "The Waltons" (which began its long run in September 1972), recounting the events of one day -- Christmas Eve, 1933 -- in the lives of a rural American mountain family. Later called "The Homecoming -- A Christmas Story," it won a Christopher Award as well as Emmy nominat
A drifter with a deadly secret ignites passions in two lonely women.
A young veteran returns home to deal with family conflicts.
An aging Naval officer leads his men against the Japanese after Pearl Harbor.
After being blinded in a mysterious fall, a woman fears her husband is involved with her younger sister.
An amoral modern rancher clashes with his rigid father.
A young writer gets caught up in a party girl''s carefree existence.
A female radio reporter turns a folk-singing drifter into a powerful media star.
Department of State courier Mike Kelly ends up in postwar hotbed Trieste after failing to collect a package from a colleague. The Military Police are happy for him to get more involved, but things get a bit tough. After all, he is just a postman.
A conservationist fights to save the habitat of the California condor and to do it she works her way into the affections of a representative of the oil company that wants the land for their own purposes.
A reporter in search of government corruption falls for a congressman.
Love blooms when two single parents send their children off to camp.
A beautiful woman tries to seduce her way into ruling the West.
An alien demands that Earth's leaders choose between peace and destruction.
Doctors try to get a Scottish soldier to open up to his comrades before telling him he's dying.
A desperate fishing boat captain rents his ship to some gunmen on the lam.
A five-year-old boy is the sole survivor of a devastating plane crash in the mountains of California. When the newspapers reveal the boy was adopted and that the crash occurred on his birthday, three women begin to ponder if it's the son each gave up for adoption. As the three await news of his rescue at a mountain cabin, they recall incidents from five years earlier and why they were forced to give up their son.
Two tobacco growers battle for control of the cigarette market.
When nobody at Warner Bros. will work with him, movie star Jack Carson decides to turn an unknown into his co-star.
A World War II veteran's marriage of convenience threatens his real wedding plans.
An idealistic architect battles corrupt business interests and his love for a married woman.
Documentary traces the dramatically different ways in which Jesus has been represented in art throughout history and around the world. Digital technology is used to illuminate artistic treasures as they have never been seen before, from Michelangelo's Pieta to the Chartres Cathedral.
Documentary about controversial playwright Lillian Hellman.
Profile of actor Gary Cooper.
Profile of actor John Wayne.
Live presentation of the 70th annual Academy Awards.
A tribute to director Robert Wise, the 26th recipient of the American Film Institute (AFI) Life Achievement Award.
Biographical documentary of actor Andy Griffith.
Live presentation of the 50th Annual Tony Awards, honoring excellence in the Broadway theater. The special includes a salute to Tony's Golden Anniversary spotlighting historic moments from previous Tony broadcasts.
A broadcast in which the American Film Institute (AFI) presents its coveted Life Achievement Award to actor Kirk Douglas.
A music and comedy reunion of celebrity graduates from Northwestern University.
The American Film Institute presents its first Life Achievement Award to director John Ford.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
This promotional short focuses on Patricia Neal''''s return to motion pictures with "The Subject Was Roses" (1968) after her near-fatal stroke.
Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.Click here to contribute