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Helen Turpin

Helen Turpin



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Also Known As: Died: July 2, 1991
Born: April 11, 1909 Cause of Death: aneurysm
Birth Place: New Mexico, USA Profession: Make-Up ...


Make-Up (feature film)

Von Ryan's Express (1965) as Hairstyles
Ryan, an American POW, leads his fellow prisoners on a dangerous escape from the Germans in Italy. Having seemingly made errors of judgement, Ryan has to win the support of the mainly British soldiers he is commanding.
4 for Texas (1963) as Hairstyles
Double-crossing outlaws go straight and become rival saloon owners.
Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation (1962) as Hairstyles
A husband and wife spend a holiday at the beach with their extensive family.
Swingin' Along (1962) as Hairstyles
Five Weeks in a Balloon (1962) as Hairstyles
Professor Fergusson plans to make aviation history by making his way across Africa by balloon. He plans to claim uncharted territories in West Africa as proof of his inventions worth.
Tender Is the Night (1962) as Hairstyles supv
A psychiatrist marries a wealthy patient and succumbs to the lure of easy living.
Bachelor Flat (1962) as Hairstyles
Anthropology Professor Bruce Patterson (Terry Thomas) has the natural British charm that allures women automaticaly. When his fiancée Helen Bushmill (Celeste Holm) is abroad for an extended time, he has to fight the neighborhood ladies and his students away. Helen has failed to tell him that she has a seventeen year old daughter Libby (Tuesday Weld) who shows up at her mothers home unaware that she in engaged.
Madison Avenue (1962) as Hairstyles
State Fair (1962) as Hairstyles
Expectations are high as the Frake family arrives at the annual Texas State Fair.
All Hands on Deck (1961) as Hairstyles
Francis of Assisi (1961) as Hairstyles
The story of a lusty, fighting young adventurer who exchanged his sword for a cross.
The Fiercest Heart (1961) as Hairstyles
Sanctuary (1961) as Hairstyles
In the Misssissippi of the 20s, the black maid of a white woman, tormented by her love affiars, kills the latter's newborn in order to give her employer a way out of a predicament, but then ends up facing the death penalty for her crime.
Snow White and the Three Stooges (1961) as Hairstyles
The Right Approach (1961) as Hairstyles
Pirates of Tortuga (1961) as Hairstyles
The Comancheros (1961) as Hairstyles
A Texas ranger teams up with a gambler to stop an outlaw from running weapons into Mexico with the help of the Comanches.
Wild in the Country (1961) as Hairstyles
A counselor falls for the troubled young man she''''s trying to help.
The Second Time Around (1961) as Hairstyles
A widow with several children leaves New York City to become a ranch hand in territorial Arizona.
Misty (1961) as Hairstyles
A farm boy and his sister capture a mysterious wild horse.
Return to Peyton Place (1961) as Hairstyles
The residents of Peyton Place, Mass., are not happy when its most famous resident, Alison Mackenzie, writes a "shocking" novel detailing the sinful secrets of the town. Most outraged is malicious Roberta Carter, who wants the book banned from the school library. Roberta's other mission is to destroy her son Ted's marriage to his Italian bride. Theirs, however, isn't the only marriage in trouble: Alison's book is causing a rift between her mother and stepfather, who is also the school principal and one of the book's few defendants.
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961) as Hairstyles
The captain of a nuclear submarine defies his commanders to save the Earth from a deadly space fire.
Marines, Let's Go! (1961) as Hairstyles
One Foot in Hell (1960) as Hair Styles
The Story of Ruth (1960) as Hair Styles
Ruth becomes the favourite of a pagan king but eventually flees to Israel.
Wild River (1960) as Hair Styles
A government employee faces hostility as he prepares Tennessee farmers for a new dam''s construction.
The Lost World (1960) as Hair Styles
A professor leads an expedition of scientists and adventurers deep in the Amazonian jungle to verify that dinosaurs still live there.
Let's Make Love (1960) as Hair Styles
A millionaire uses a fake name to infiltrate a musical making fun of him.
High Time (1960) as Hair Styles
Widower and hamburger restaurateur Harvey Howard decides to go to college at 51 years of age. Resisting the easy path, he insists on not receiving preferential treatment, and lives in a dorm like the other students despite the disapproval of his grown son and daughter. As the years pass, and he gets involved in study sessions, fraternity initiations, and sporting events, he begins falling in love with Professor Gautier, the French teacher, but doesn't consider re-marrying appropriate.
Wake Me When It's Over (1960) as Hair Styles
A WW II veteran, is sent back into the service due to some bureaucratic mistake. It is peace-time and he's shipped off to a remote South Pacific island Naval radar station, where all the servicemen there are so bored and eccentric that he concocts an idea that they should turn the island into a reso
Flaming Star (1960) as Hair Styles
Sam Burton's second wife Neddy is Indian, their son Pacer a half-breed. As struggle starts between the whites and the Kiowas, the Burton family is split between loyalties. Neddy and Sam are killed; Pacer sides with the Indians, his half-brother Clint with the whites.
From the Terrace (1960) as Hair Styles
A financial wizard is tempted to sacrifice his career for an affair.
The Wizard of Baghdad (1960) as Hair Styles
In ancient Baghdad, a genie helps a prince and princess occupy the throne instead of the evil Sultan.
The Marriage-Go-Round (1960) as Hair Styles
A Swedish woman wants her American host to father her baby.
North to Alaska (1960) as Hair Styles
Two prospectors cope with woman problems and a con man.
The Sound and the Fury (1959) as Hair Styles
Passions divide a declining Southern family.
Journey to the Center of the Earth (1959) as Hair Styles
A professor and his colleagues follow an explorer's trail down an extinct Icelandic volcano to the earth's center.
The Man Who Understood Women (1959) as Hair Styles
A producer''''s wife runs from life in Hollywood in search of her roots.
Warlock (1959) as Hair Styles
A Western town hires a famous gunman to rid it of outlaws.
Compulsion (1959) as Hair Styles
Two wealthy law-school students go on trial for murder in this version of the Leopold-Loeb case.
The Remarkable Mr. Pennypacker (1959) as Hair Styles
In early 1900s' Pennsylvania, Mr. Pennypacker has two company offices and two families with a combined total of 17 children. With an office in Harrisburg and an office in Philadelphia, he has successfully kept two separate homes. However, when an emergency requires his oldest son to find him, Mr. Pennypacker's dual life is revealed.
Beloved Infidel (1959) as Hair Styles
Toward the end of his life F. Scott Fitzgerald is writing for Hollywood studios to be able to afford the cost of an asylum for his wife. He is also struggling against alcoholism. Into his life comes the famous gossip columnist.
Blue Denim (1959) as Hair Styles
A teenage girl gets pregnant by her boyfirend and, together, they decide to get an abortion. Their parents find out and try to convince them to marry and keep the child.
The Diary of Anne Frank (1959) as Hair Styles
A young girl comes of age while hiding from the Nazis.
Woman Obsessed (1959) as Hair Styles
After her husband dies in a fire, a woman is left to tend for her young son and the family farm on her own. Soon, she takes in a drifting handyman, they fall in love, and a resentment begins to build between the son and his new "step-father" who treats the boy harshly on purpose to prepare him for
A Private's Affair (1959) as Hair Styles
Holiday for Lovers (1959) as Hair Styles
These Thousand Hills (1959) as Hair Styles
The Best of Everything (1959) as Hair Styles
Three secretaries look for love while working in the publishing business.
Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys! (1959) as Hair Styles
The arrival of an Army missile base shatters the peaceful life of a suburban town.
Say One for Me (1959) as Hair Styles
Father Conroy (Crosby) has a parish which serves the acting and performance community. When one of his parishoners gets too sick to work, his daughter Holly (Reynolds) finds a job working for a dance club of questionable character, which is run by Tony Vincent (Wagner). Vincent never made the big time, and Father Conroy tries to look after Holly. There are many musical numbers, and the conclusion is a televised benefit show hosted by Father Conroy, and Tony must choose between Holly and national fame.
The Blue Angel (1959) as Hair Styles
Professor Immanuel Rath (Curt Jurgens)is a martinet botany professor at a German high school who finds post cards bearing the likeness of Lola-Lola (May Britt), "The Blue Angel", in the possession of his pupils. He goes to the cafe where she is appearing to see if any of his pupils are there, and spots two of them. While chasing them, he encounters Lola-Lola and the troupe manager, Kiepert (Theodore Bikel.) He returns the next evening and becomes involved with Lola. His visit to the cafe, and the fact he spent the night with Lola, becomes common knowledge and he is forced to leave his school position. Despite the protests of his friends, he marries Lola, who is intrigued by the idea of being the wife of a professor. The intrigue doesn't last long, as Rath is unable to get work because of his wife. He becomes a broken character, reduced to performing odd jobs around the troupe and living off the earnings of his wife. When the troupe returns to his hometown, Kiepert brutally uses him in a magic act as a shill to attract customers from among his old students and friends. Lola meets a former lover and, as Rath is being degraded on the stage, she allows the former lover to make love to her in sight of her husband. Rath goes beserk and sets out to strangle her.
The Long, Hot Summer (1958) as Hairstyles
Ben Quick arrives in Frenchman's Bend, MS after being kicked out of another town for allegedly burning a barn for revenge. Will Varner owns just about everything in Frenchman's Bend and he hires Ben to work in his store. Will thinks his own son, Jody, who manages the store, lacks ambition and despairs of him getting his wife, Eula, pregnant. Will thinks his daughter, Clara, a schoolteacher, will never get married. He decides that Ben Quick might make a good husband for Clara to bring some new blood into the family.
From Hell to Texas (1958) as Hair Styles
A kindly cowboy suddenly finds himself the object of a massive manhunt after he accidently kills the son of a powerful rancher.
In Love and War (1958) as Hair Styles
Three marines take shore leave in San Francisco during World War II: Wagner to a lower class dysfunctional family, Hunter to his pregnant fiancée, and the upper class Dillman to a high-living playgirl. Each must decide whether to make the best of their situation, or break out of it. Wagner drowns his troubles in alcohol, losing the respect of a potential lover; Hunter marries his fiancée but realizes he may not survive the war to see his child; while Dillman sheds his decadent girlfriend for a pure-hearted Hawaiian nurse. Later in battle, a heroic act costs one of the marines his life.
South Pacific (1958) as Hair Styles
A Navy nurse must choose between love and prejudice during World War II.
Mardi Gras (1958) as Hair Styles
A military school cadet wins a date with a French movie goddess, who happens to be the queen of the Mardi Gras Parade. The two fall in love, but then the movie studio wants to capitalize on it for publicity.
Fräulein (1958) as Hair Styles
The Young Lions (1958) as Hairstylist
A Jewish soldier faces anti-Semitism when he enlists to fight World War II.
The Bravados (1958) as Hair Styles
Jim Douglas has been relentlessly pursuing the four outlaws who murdered his wife, but finds them in jail about to be hanged. While he waits to witness their execution, they escape; and the townspeople enlist Douglas' aid to recapture them.
A Certain Smile (1958) as Hair Styles
Dominique, a law student at the Sorbonne, is engaged to a fellow classmate. Unfortunately, she's more attracted to his philandering Uncle Luc, who's married to the charming Francoise. Dominique and Luc begin a tawdry affair...
The Gift of Love (1958) as Hair Styles
A dying woman arranges an adoption to leave her husband with some consolation.
Sing, Boy, Sing (1958) as Hair Styles
A young Pop Star struggles with his singing career being "sinful" and his gospel roots that his grandfather who raised him instilled in his heart.
The Hunters (1958) as Hair Styles
Three American pilots are assigned to dogfight during the Korean War.
Ten North Frederick (1958) as Hair Styles
At her father's funeral, Ann Chapin thinks back over the last five years of his life, years of apparent political and personal failure dominated by a selfish and dissatified wife and eased only by alcohol. But it starts to emerge that there was in fact one brief and unsuspected period of happiness and love.
The Fiend Who Walked the West (1958) as Hair Styles
The Fly (1958) as Hair Styles
A scientist's experiments with teleportation produce a deadly hybrid.
Oh, Men! Oh, Women! (1957) as Hairstylist
No Down Payment (1957) as Hair Styles
An introspection into the world of the newly formed suburbia, following the multiple story lines of various people living in a middle-class housing development.
The Way to the Gold (1957) as Hairstylist
Kiss Them for Me (1957) as Hair Styles
Three navy war heroes are booked on a morale-building "vacation" in San Francisco and plan to throw a wild party.
April Love (1957) as Hair Styles
A young man visiting his relatives in Kentucky falls in love with their neighbor.
An Affair to Remember (1957) as Hair Styles
A romantic shipboard romance inspires a couple to promise to meet six months later.
Stopover Tokyo (1957) as Hair Styles
The Wayward Bus (1957) as Hair Styles
Desk Set (1957) as Hair Styles
A computer expert tries to prove his electronic brain can replace a television network''s research staff.
Three Brave Men (1957) as Hair Styles
A Navy Security employee gets discharged after being suspected of "Communist affiliations." With the help of a lawyer and the Secretary of the Navy, his life long commitment to the military is established and he is returned to service with back pay.
The True Story of Jesse James (1957) as Hairstyles
The young Rebel turns to crime after the Civil War''''s end.
Bernardine (1957) as Hair Styles
High school students enter a fictional woman''s name into a contest, when that name is drawn hilarity ensues.
The Three Faces of Eve (1957) as Hair Styles
A psychiatrist tries to help a woman integrate her split personalities.
Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957) as Hair Styles
A lowly adman tries to better his lot by courting a glamorous Hollywood star.
A Hatful of Rain (1957) as Hair Styles
A man tries to deal with his brother's drug addiction and his growing attraction to the man's wife.
Peyton Place (1957) as Hairstylist
Small-town scandals erupt when a repressed woman deals with her daughter''''s move into adulthood.
The Last Wagon (1956) as Hair Styles
When a handful of settlers survive an Apache attack on their wagon train they must put their lives into the hands of Comanche Tod, a white man who has lived with the Comanches most of his life and is wanted for the murder of three men.
The Bottom of the Bottle (1956) as Hair styling
Patrick Martin (Joseph Cotten), known as P.M., is a wealthy attorney and rancher big-man-in-town in the border town of Nogales, Arizona. He returns home to find his brother Donald (Van Johnson)hiding in his garage. A former drunkard, Donald had been sent to the penitentiary five years previously for killing a man in a barroom brawl. It was in self-defense but P.M. hadn't defended his brother and he was convicted. Donald has escaped and wants his brother to help him across the Santa Cruz River into the Mexico-side Nogales, where his wife (Shirley Patterson as Shawn Smith)and children (Kim Charney and Sandy Deschler) are in dire straits. The straits get even dier when P.M. tells him the river is flooded and it will be days before anyone can cross. And P.M. is all a'twitter because his wife Nora (Ruth Roman), whom he married after Donald had gone to prison, doesn't know about his jail-bird brother. He introduces Donald to Nora and the rest of his Cadillac Cowboy and ranch society friends as an old friend, and is kept busy trying to make sure old Donald doesn't find anything harder that ginger ale to drink. Donald gets a telephone call telling him that his family has gone from dire straits to destitution and when P.M. won't get some money to them through his contacts in the Mexico side of Nogales, Donald knocks him down and grabs a couple of bottles of whiskey and dashes out of the house into the rain.
The Girl Can't Help It (1956) as Hair Styles
A gangster sets out to turn his girlfriend into a rock star.
Bus Stop (1956) as Hair Styles
An innocent cowboy kidnaps a small-time singer with whom he''s infatuated.
Between Heaven and Hell (1956) as Hair Styles
A wealthy, bigoted Southerm man enters the service shortly after Pearl Harbor and learns some lessons about racism and survival from an aging sharecropper.
On the Threshold of Space (1956) as Hair Styles
The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit (1956) as Hair Styles
A public relations man must cope with revelations about a wartime romance.
The Revolt of Mamie Stover (1956) as Hair Styles
A prostitute has no choice but to flee San Francisco when the police turn on her and want her out of town.
The King and I (1956) as Hair Styles
The king of Siam clashes with the British governess hired to teach his children.
The Lieutenant Wore Skirts (1956) as Hair Styles
A middle-aged man is left to tend house while his wife is accepted by the Air Force training program and becomes a Lieutenant.
23 Paces to Baker Street (1956) as Hair styling
A blind playwright living in London overhears part of a conversation that propels him into a desperate race to find a kidnapped child.
Bigger Than Life (1956) as Hair Styles
A "miracle" drug threatens a family man's sanity.
The Proud Ones (1956) as Hair styling
Marshal Silver is run out of town under suspicion of being a trigger-happy killer after shooting a hired gun of Honest John Barrett. A placid life in a new town is interrupted by the reappearance of Barrett, old enemies and the son of the hired gun from years ago, Anderson.
Hilda Crane (1956) as Hair styling
The Best Things in Life Are Free (1956) as Hair Styles
Ray Henderson joins Buddy De Sylva and Lew Brown to form a successful 1920s musical show writing team. They soon have several hits on Broadway but De Sylva's personal ambition leads to friction as the other two increasingly feel left out of things.
Carousel (1956) as Hair Styles
A dramatic love story unfolds between a rough-talking, macho carousel barker, and a young, innocent mill worker.
Teenage Rebel (1956) as Hair Styles
A sometimes sappy, yet effective melodrama about a woman who tries to make amends with her teenage daughter that she gave up at the end of an unhappy marriage. When Nancy Fallon's daughter, Dorothy, is sent to live with her and her new family after years of separation, the struggle to maintain some semblance of family quickly deteriorates. (Nancy's ex-husband was able to persuade the courts to let him keep the girl because the mother was seen as unfit.) Now Dorothy's father has an interest other than her and to appease his new love interest, he asks Nancy to take and raise their daughter. This begins a tumultuous time in Dorothy's life as well as her mothers.
Love Me Tender (1956) as Hair Styles
Three brothers unwittingly become outlaws after robbing a train the day after peacetime.
D-Day the Sixth of June (1956) as Hair styling
An American and a British soldier in love with the same woman head for the Normandy Invasion.
Untamed (1955) as Hair styling
When the great potato famine hits Ireland, the diaspora begins as thousands emigrate. Among those leaving the Emerald Isle is Katie O'Neill and her husband, who decide that the promised land is South Africa and make their way there. Once there, they discover the hardships that are the reality of the homesteader experience. To complicate matters, Katie meets up with the love of her life, Paul van Riebeck. Will there be betrayal on the veldt?
The Seven Year Itch (1955) as Hair styling
A married man whose wife is on vacation falls for the blonde bombshell upstairs.
Soldier of Fortune (1955) as Hair styling
An American woman arrives in Hong Kong to unravel the mystery of her missing photogrpaher husband. After getting nowhere with the authorities, she is led by some underground characters to an American soldier of fortune working in the area against the Communists. He promises to help find her husband
Daddy Long Legs (1955) as Hair styling
A tycoon anonymously sponsors a French girl's college education.
The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing (1955) as Hair styling
The Racers (1955) as Hair styling
A man alienates everyone around him on his goal to become a world-famous race car driver.
The Left Hand of God (1955) as Hair styling
The new priest at a Chinese mission takes an unorthodox approach to spreading God''''s word.
The Tall Men (1955) as Hair styling
Two brothers, Ben and Clint, join a cattle drive from Texas to Montana. While heading for Texas they save Nella from the Indians, and she decides to ride with them. Ben and Nella start to get romantic, but Ben isn't ambitious enough for her, and she soon meets up with the boss of the cattle drive. Will she make the right choice, and, more impotantly, will the cattle make it to Montana !
The Rains of Ranchipur (1955) as Hair styling
A spoiled, married English woman falls in love with an Indian doctor.
The Virgin Queen (1955) as Hair styling
Sir Walter Raleigh wins favor with the Queen in order to get financing for a proposed voyage to the New World.
How To Be Very, Very Popular (1955) as Hair styling
Song-and-dance girls Curly and Stormy Tornado hide out with the guys at Bristol College when they know they can identify the killer of a fellow performer at their San Francisco cabaret. But they rather stand out in their stage costumes and soon all sorts of trouble is heading their way. The fact that Curly has been hypnotised doesn't help.
Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing (1955) as Hair styling
A Eurasian doctor in Hong Kong falls in love with a war correspondent.
The View from Pompey's Head (1955) as Hair styling
A New York lawyer returns to his hometown down in the Deep South investigate the missing funds of an old friend, now blind. Along, the way he rekindles a romance with a childhood sweetheart and discovers the missing funds are being paid to a hush a black woman, who turns out to be his friend's real
Violent Saturday (1955) as Hair styling by
Crooks trigger a series of crises when they try to rob a small town bank.
A Man Called Peter (1955) as Hairstylist
A Scottish boy follows his faith to a bright career preaching in Washington, DC.
House of Bamboo (1955) as Hair styling
An Army investigator infiltrates a Tokyo crime syndicate to solve a colleague''''s murder.
Good Morning, Miss Dove (1955) as Hair styling by
A devoted teacher sacrifices personal happiness to stay with her students.
Seven Cities of Gold (1955) as Hair styling by
In the XVIII century, an spanish expedition is looking for seven cities of gold in a territory now known as California. A very difficult task due the opposition of the aborigins, but perhaps a divine intervention could help the spaniards to save the life.
Prince of Players (1955) as Hair styling
Acclaimed tragic actor Edwin Booth struggles to rebuild his career after his brother assassinates President Lincoln.
There's No Business Like Show Business (1954) as Hair styling
A blonde beauty upsets a show business family.
The Egyptian (1954) as Hair styling
An ancient Egyptian doctor uses court intrigue to discover his birthright.
Woman's World (1954) as Hair styling
An executive plans to fill a high-ranking position by interviewing the candidates'' wives.
Broken Lance (1954) as Hair styling by
Cattle baron Matt Devereaux raids a copper smelter that is polluting his water, then divides his property among his sons. Son Joe takes responsibility for the raid and gets three years in prison. Matt dies from a stroke partly caused by his rebellious sons and when Joe gets out he plans revenge.
Black Widow (1954) as Hair styling
A young stage hopeful (Peggy Ann Gardner), is murdered and suspicion falls on her mentor, a Broadway producer (Van Heflin).
Désirée (1954) as Hair styling
A young woman wins the heart of Napoleon, though the two can never be together.
Garden of Evil (1954) as Hair styling
A trio of soldiers of fortune on their way to the California gold rush are tempted with rewards by a woman who needs help in rescuing her husband from a goldmine cave-in in Mexico. They agree, but then find themselves the target of angry Indians who wish to protect the sacred hill on which the mine is located.
Hans Christian Andersen (1952) as Hairstylist
The storytelling shoemaker falls for a married ballerina who stars in one of his stories.
Cyrano de Bergerac (1951) as Hairstylist
A swordsman and poet helps another man woo the woman he loves.
Shakedown (1950) as Hairstylist
Never Fear (1950) as Hairstylist
A dancer who has just gotten engaged to her partner is devastated to learn that she has contracted polio.
Tulsa (1949) as Hair styling
A cattle owner''''s daughter risks everything to drill for oil.
I Cheated the Law! (1949) as Hairstylist
Assigned to Danger (1948) as Hairstylist
A gang of bank robbers is pursued by an insurance investigator.
Mickey (1948) as Hairstylist
Behind Locked Doors (1948) as Hairstylist
A well-known judge has become a fugitive from the police, with a large reward on his head. A reporter believes that the judge is hiding in a private sanitarium, so she seeks out a private investigator and asks him to pretend to be insane, so that he can get inside the sanitarium and look for the judge. The investigator is admitted to the asylum, and encounters many dangers while trying to prove that the judge is there.
Let's Live a Little (1948) as Hair styling
A harried, overworked advertising executive is being pursued romantically by one of his clients, a successful perfume magnate ... and his former fiancée. The latest client of the agency is a psychiatrist and author of a new book. When the executive goes over to discuss the ad campaign, the psychiatrist turns out to be a woman. But what does he really need? Romance? Or analysis?
Life with Father (1947) as Hair col specialist
A straitlaced turn-of-the-century father presides over a family of boys and the mother who really rules the roost.
They Won't Forget (1937) as Hair
Bigotry flares when a teacher is accused of killing a small-town girl in the South.

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