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Born: March 4, 1938 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: San Antonio, Texas, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives in the House (2016)
When a young nurse is hired to take care of an elderly author of best-selling ghost stories at her country home, she finds that the house has a ghost story of its own.
M.A.D.D.: Mothers Against Drunk Drivers (1983) as Lynne Wiley
Mariette Hartley won an Emmy Award nomination for her portrayal of Candy Lightner, the California woman who spearheaded the drive for national anti-drunk driver legislation after her own young daughter became a hit-and-run victim. The film itself was Emmy-nominated as Outstanding Drama Special.
Packin' It In (1983) as Diana Webber
A married couple decide to kiss big city living goodbye after losing their jobs and then finding their house ransacked, head for the wilds of Oregon over the protests of their TV-addicted son and punk-crazed daughter, only to find themselves knee-deep in the game of basic back-to-the-land survival.
Buddy, Buddy (1981) as Celia Clooney
A suicidal neurotic keeps getting between a hit man and his job.
Saturday the 14th (1981) as Mary
Black Marble, The (1980) as Natalie
Alcoholic police sergeant A.M. Valnikov is transferred from a homicide case to a burglary detail. Valnikov and his new partner Natalie are opposites, and initially do not get along. But as they overcome their differences to help solve the case, they find that they are attracted to each other.
Friendships, Secrets, and Lies (1979) as Sandy Macintosh
Billed as the first TV movie with an exclusively all-female cast and creative staff (except for the cinematographer), this mystery thriller focuses on six suspects in a murder that happened twenty years earlier, when all were sorority sisters at college and one apparently had a baby who was killed.
Having Babies II (1977) as Trish Canfield
Like its predecessor "Having Babies" (1976), this film focuses on several couples, the emotionai crises involving birth and adoption, and hospital personnel's participation in their lives. Susan Sullivan's character of Dr. Julie Farr became the pivotal role in this one which served as a pilot to a "
The Stepford Wives (1975) as Bobby Markowe
A recent arrival in suburbia suspects a sinister reason for the local women''''s model behavior.
The Parallax View (1974) as Lee Carter
A reporter uncovers the deadly conspiracy behind a political assassination.
Crazy Joe (1973) as Anne
The career of infamous gangster Crazy Joe Gallo is chronicled. Gallo formed an alliance with New York City's African-American gangs when he was imprisoned in Attica. When he was released, he used this alliance to attempt to take control of the Mafia, and as a result, was killed in a restaurant in Li
Last of the Red Hot Lovers (1972) as Bobbi [Michele]
A middle aged restaurateur begins to feel the desire to roam and realizes that one day each week, his mother's apartment will be empty all afternoon. He makes several attempts at seduction, only to learn that it is much more complicated and difficult than he could have imagined.
Couple Takes a Wife, The (1972) as Barbara Hamilton
An independent-minded couple, each insisting on a business career, decide to hire a second "wife" -- someone who looks like a model and works like a scrub-woman -- to take care of the house and kids, but the three-way arrangement threatens to break up the marriage.
Born to Win (1971) as Veronica
A Times Square junkie and hairdresser-to-be meets his dependable girlfriend while breaking into her car.
Move (1970) as Dolly
A young playwright who writes porno novels to overcome a writer's block, lives the fantasies of one of his books, while trying to move with his wife from one apartment into a larger one.
Catch-22 (1970) as Nurse Duckett
Set on a small island just off Italy, circa 1944, Captain Yossarian is an American bombardier who attempts to have himself grounded by claiming he''s insane.
What's New Pussycat? (1965) as Liz
A fashion editor seeks psychiatric help when he can't stop beautiful women from pursuing him.
In Harm's Way (1965) as Bev McConnel
An aging Naval officer leads his men against the Japanese after Pearl Harbor.
The World of Henry Orient (1964) as Stella
Two poor little rich girls dog the steps of a womanizing pianist.
Looking for Love (1964) as
A promising singer has to choose between show business and marriage.
Man's Favorite Sport? (1964) as Abigail Page
A sporting goods salesman who knows nothing about fishing must enter an angling contest.
Follow the Boys (1963) as Toni Denham
Four Navy wives create mayhem as they follow their men around the Riviera.
The Horizontal Lieutenant (1962) as Lieut. Molly Blue
During World War II, an inept intelligence officer falls hard for a military nurse.
Bachelor in Paradise (1961) as Linda Delavane
A writer moves into a housing development to study married couples.
The Honeymoon Machine (1961) as Pam Dunstan
Two sailors discover a way to beat the roulette tables in a Venice casino.
Where the Boys Are (1960) as Tuggle Carpenter
College coeds go looking for love during spring break in Fort Lauderdale.

Cast (special)

Way They Were, The (1981)
A music and comedy reunion of celebrity graduates from Northwestern University.

Cast (special)

Top of the Hill, The (1980) as Norma Ellsworth Cully

Cast (short)

The Lion Roars Again (1975)
This MGM promotional short advertises the studios resurgence into the movie industry in the mid-1970s.

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