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Robert F. Simon

Robert F. Simon



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Cast (feature film)

Spider-Man The Dragon's Challenge (1980) as Jonah Jameson
A Chinese High Official, accused of being a traitor in WWII, seeks to prove his innocence. As forces conspire against him, Spiderman must save his life and reputation.
Spider-Man Strikes Back (1978) as J Jonah Jameson
Peter Parker, aka Spider-Man, is attending New York State University. One of his tutors inadvertantly gives some students the material they need to create an atom bomb, which they do. When Peter tries to find out more about the situation, the police suspect him of the crime. Then evil millionaire
Private Duty Nurses (1971) as
Some sexy nurses who work with Vietnam veterans become aware of racism at the hospital and make it their business to stop it.
The Reluctant Astronaut (1967) as Cervantes
Don Knotts is Roy Fleming, a small town kiddie-ride operator who is deathly afraid of heights. After learning that his father has signed him up for the space program, Roy reluctantly heads for Houston, only to find out upon arriving that his job is a janitor, not an astronaut. Anxious to live up to the expectations of his domineering father, Roy manages to keep up a facade of being an astronaut to his family and friends. When NASA decides to launch a lay person into space to prove the worthiness of a new automated spacecraft, Roy gets the chance to confront his fears.
Blindfold (1966) as Police lieutenant
Dr. Bartholomew Snow, a psychiatrist, is treating a man with emotional problems who, it turns out, is a brilliant scientist being pursued by different international powers and their operatives. Snow soon finds himself caught in the middle and out of desperation, he falls in with a mysterious and beautiful woman named Vicky Vincenti. But is she helping him, or is she yet another sinister figure out to manipulate him?
Across the River (1965) as Policeman
Fate Is the Hunter (1964) as Proctor
An airline investigator refuses to believe pilot error caused a fatal crash.
A New Kind of Love (1963) as Bertram Chalmers
The fashion industry and Paris provide the setting for a comedy surrounding the mistaken impression that Joanne Woodward is a high-priced call girl. Paul Newman is the journalist interviewing her for insights on her profession.
Wall of Noise (1963) as David McRaab
Story of an ambitious horse trainer working at the Hollywood Race Track.
Captain Newman, M. D. (1963) as Lieutenant Colonel Larrabee
A World War II Army psychiatrist tries to help his battle-shocked patients.
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962) as Handy Strong
An experienced gunman and a peace-loving tenderfoot clash with a Western bully.
The Spiral Road (1962) as Dr. Martens
A selfish and prideful young Dutch doctor, through a series of circumstances, comes to learn that he does indeed "need" a higher spiritual being and other people.
Ada (1961) as Warren Natfield
A call girl weds an easygoing politician and helps him against corrupt state officials.
Tess of the Storm Country (1960) as Mr. Graves
Fourth reworking of the classic Grace Miller White novel, this time updated to the 60s, with young Scottish lassie Tess (Diane Baker) becoming embroiled in a conflict about a toxic chemical plant near her new home in Pennsylvania.
Pay or Die (1960) as Police commissioner
A policeman attempts to crack down on organized crime "protection" rackets.
The Wizard of Baghdad (1960) as Shamadin
In ancient Baghdad, a genie helps a prince and princess occupy the throne instead of the evil Sultan.
The Facts of Life (1960) as Motel clerk
Suburban marrieds are tempted to dabble in adultery.
Operation Petticoat (1959) as Capt. J. P. Henderson
During World War II, the crew of a decrepit submarine takes on a team of Army nurses.
The Buccaneer (1959) as Capt. Brown
French pirate Jean Lafitte tries to redeem his name helping the U.S. in the War of 1812.
Face of Fire (1959) as Judge Hagenthorpe
A local handyman saves a child in a fire, but the burns he receives disfigure his face so much that the townspeople avoid him.
Compulsion (1959) as Lt. Johnson
Two wealthy law-school students go on trial for murder in this version of the Leopold-Loeb case.
The Last Angry Man (1959) as Lyman Gattling
A television journalist decides to profile his uncle''s fight to bring medical care to the slums.
Gunman's Walk (1958) as Sheriff Harry Brill
A rancher''''s rebellious son tries to teach him that violence is no longer an answer.
Spring Reunion (1957) as Harry Brewster
An alumni reunion spells romance for former college lovers.
Edge of the City (1957) as Mr. Nordmann
An army deserter and a black dock worker join forces against a corrupt union official.
The Benny Goodman Story (1956) as Dave Goodman
The legendary band leader fights to make swing acceptable.
Never Say Goodbye (1956) as Dr. Kenneth Evans
In present-day U.S., Dr. Michael Parker, a prominent surgeon, unexpectedly runs into his German-born wife whom he thought was dead. Victor, an artist and his "dead" wife's now boyfriend, berates Dr. Parker for "killing" her. The bulk of the story flashes back to Austria during World War II as we learn how Dr. Parker met and married his wife, and the one mistake that may have cost him his family.
The Rack (1956) as Law officer
A Korean War veteran is accused of cracking under enemy torture.
Bigger Than Life (1956) as Dr. Norton
A "miracle" drug threatens a family man's sanity.
The First Traveling Saleslady (1956) as Cal
A corset designer takes a job selling barbed wire in the wild West.
The Catered Affair (1956) as Mr. Halloran
A working-class mother fights to give her daughter a big wedding whether the girl wants it or not.
The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell (1955) as Adm. Gage
An air-corps pioneer stands trial for criticizing his superiors.
The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing (1955) as Stage manager
5 Against the House (1955) as Old guard
Four college buddies plot to rob a Reno casino.
Seven Angry Men (1955) as Col. Lewis Washington
A fanatical abolitionist leads a personal war against slave owners in Kansas.
Foxfire (1955) as Ernest Tyson
Amanda Dartland accompanies her half-Apache husband Jonathan to a mining community where he will supervise the excavation of an almost mythical Apache treasure. His jealous rages and macho attitude cause her much misery, while the excavation project is threatened by prejudice and fear. Amanda tries to bridge the cultural gap, and Jonathan must do the same, or he will lose her. Mesmerizing brief performance by Celia Lovsky as Princess Saba.
Chief Crazy Horse (1955) as Jeff Mantz
When young Crazy Horse, of whom great things were predicted, wins his bride, rival Little Big Man goes to villainous traders with evidence of gold in the sacred Lakota burial ground. Of course, a new gold rush starts despite all treaties, and Crazy Horse becomes military leader of his people. Initial Indian victories lead to the inevitable result. Uniquely, all is told from the Indian perspective.
The Black Dakotas (1954) as Marshal Whit Collins
Confederate spies try to keep the President's emissary from delivering a peace treaty to the Sioux.
Rogue Cop (1954) as Ackerman
A police detective on the take tries to catch his brother''''s killer.
Bright Victory (1952) as Psychiatrist
A blinded veteran struggles to adjust to peacetime life.
Where the Sidewalk Ends (1950) as Inspector Nicholas Foley
A police detective's violent nature keeps him from being a good cop.

Producer (feature film)

Hardy Girls, The (1975) as Producer

Assistant Direction (feature film)

To Sir With Love II (1996)
Sequel to the 1967 feature film, "To Sir With Love." After retiring from a distinguished career as an educator in London, Mark Thackeray moves to the United States to take a teaching assignment in a south side Chigago school. Now, a widower, he also tries to locate a woman, supposedly living in Chic
Christmas Eve (1986)
Amanda Kingsley is a spirited and somewhat eccentric millionairess who owns 51 percent of one of America's largest corporations. With her dignified servant Maitland she covers New York City feeding and giving money to the homeless and unfortunate.<P>Although her humorless son Andrew runs the family
Into The Night (1985) as Assistant Director
A nerdy scientist, despondent over his wife''s cheating ways, takes off into the night and ends up with an attractive female jewelry smuggler on the lam, who drags him, unwittingly, into an adventure-filled evening where they are pursued by some evil crooks out to get her and her cache.
Promises To Keep (1985)
Three generations of the Robert Mitchum family united for this project, initially called "Fathering," with the veteran actor playing a dying rancher who decides to visit the family he had deserted thirty years earlier. His son Christopher, and Christopher's son, Bentley (in his acting debut), play h

Director (special)

Old Knickerbocker Music Hall (1948) as Director
A combination mystery drama and game show broadcast live from the Old Knickerbocker Music Hall in New York City. The program begins with a dramatization during which a crime is committed. Customers of the Old Knickerbocker then get the opportunity to win prizes by identifying the culprit.
Times Square Story, The (1948) as Director
A proposed (but unsold) series of mystery presentations that challenges the home viewer to guess the guilty party. The pilot episode challenges viewers to guess the murderer of a theatrical agent.

Cast (special)

Why Doctors Make Mistakes (2000)
Documentary about medical mistakes. Medical experts, including doctors, describe how easy it is to inject the wrong drug, overlook a faulty machine or even operate on the wrong patient. Whistleblowers and "risk managers" explain how they're working from the inside to fix these problems. "First Do N
Confronting Violence (1992)
A documentary profiling ordinary people who have been touched and changed by violence and have chosen to fight back.

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