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Deborah Raffin

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Also Known As: Died: November 21, 2012
Born: March 13, 1953 Cause of Death: Leukemia
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
LaVyrle Spencer's Family Blessings (1999) as Director
A widow finds refuge in the arms of a younger man after the death of her son. Lee Reston, 44, and Chris Lallek, 30, find love while mourning the death of Greg, Lee's son and Chris's best friend. Lee's family and friends oppose the relationship because of the age difference but Lee decides to pursue

Cast (feature film)

2.
BOOK OF DAYS (2003) as Amelia Hartland
An life insurance salesman finds that he has the power to know when people are going to die and sells them life insurance in order to bankrupt his abusive boss but ultimately he is found out and stands trial as a serial killer. He eventually comes to appreciate of the qualities of life and love.
3.
LaVyrle Spencer's Home Song (1996) as Monica Arens
Adaptation of LaVyrle Spencer's novel about a man whose charmed life is suddenly changed when his illegitimate son surfaces. He is forced to tell his family the truth about his past when he realizes that his daughter and secret son have become attracted to one another.
4.
Perry Mason Mystery: The Case of the Grimacing Governor, A (1994) as Emily Allison
The alleged suicide of a gubernatorial candidate triggers a series of mysterious deaths leading to the governor's mansion, and "Wild" Bill McKenzie, a friend of Perry Mason, is on the case.
5.
Morning Glory (1993) as Elly Dinsmore
A reclusive widow living on a small Georgia farm in the 1940s marries a gentle ex-con, then must fight to save him when he's accused of murdering the sheriff's girlfriend.
6.
Scanners II: the New Order (1991) as Julie Vale
A corrupt police chief and an amoral doctor use a new drug to control, and profit by, Scanners.
7.
Claudia (1989) as Claudia
In high society London, a ravaged woman seeks revenge
8.
Royal Gambit (1989) as Carolann "Punky" Dunhurst/Queen Of Al Jalal
A childhood friend of Private Investigator B.L. Stryker insists that he serve as her personal protector after she has survived assassination attempts. After dinner aboard the royal yacht, the Queen of Al Jalal, whom Stryker remembers as his childhood playmate, Carolann "Punky" Dunhurst, goes ashore
9.
Death Wish 3 (1985) as Kathryn Davis
Vigilante Paul Kersey returns to New York to avenge the crimes of street thugs.
10.
Threesome (1984) as Barbara Jones
Herb Gold's novel, "Salt," served as the source for this romantic drama set against Manhattan's singles scene, involving two best friends who love the same woman -- one, a hedonistic, upwardly-mobile stockbroker, the other, his recently divorced buddy from the Midwest, who falls for the girlfriend t
11.
Running Out (1983) as Elisabeth St Claire
Remarkably similar to "Kramer vs. Kramer", this film about a young woman who ran out on her husband and young daughter takes a different twist by having her return twelve years later in hopes of rekindling a bond with them. Actor and sometime director and producer Tony Bill has the male lead in this
12.
Agatha Christie's Sparkling Cyanide (1983) as Iris Murdoch
This updated Christie whodunit, transplanted to Pasadena, California, involves visiting British journalist Anthony Andrews in the events surrounding the puzzling murder of American socialite Deborah Raffin's philandering sister, Christine Belford, and then the latter's husband, Josef Sommer, both of
13.
For Lovers Only (1982) as Lilah Ward
Viewed as a land-locked "Love Boat," this comedy pilot about a honeymoon haven in the Poconos run by its founder/owner Andy Griffith, his career minded daughter Deborah Raffin, and her unsuccessful playwright husband Gary Sandy, has the predictable assortment of TV luminaries as guests. The prospective series was to have been titled "Honeymoon Hotel."
14.
Killing At Hell's Gate (1981) as Anna Medley
A party of river rafters find their pleasure trip turning into a white water nightmare in this thinly disguised carbon of "Deliverance", the main difference being the inclusion of two women. "Hell and High Water" was the initial title of this film.
15.
For the Love of It (1980) as Barbara Gibbons
This zany romantic comedy, which turns out to be one long car chase, has model Deborah Raffin and love-struck medical student Jeff Conaway pursued by assorted villains, bumbling government agents, a bus-load of Elvis Presley look-alikes, a jeep-driving matron and others, for a passel of foreign secr
16.
Touched By Love (1980) as Lena Canada
Lena Canada is a therapist who is working with Karen, a cerebral palsy patient who is a wheelchair-bound, and is possibly also autistic. As a way to bring Karen back into the world, Lena has her start writing pen pal letters to her favorite celebrity, Elvis Presley.
17.
Haywire (1980) as Brooke Hayward
Author Brooke Hayward's best-seller about her parents, actress Margaret Sullavan and theatrical agent/producer Leland Hayward, as well as her vulnerable younger sister and troubled brother (who produced this film), was dramatized here to great acclaim, with Lee Remick receiving an Emmy Award nominat
18.
Mind Over Murder (1979) as Suzy
A young woman with precognition realizes she is being stalked by a killer -- a mass murderer she previously had used her psychic powers to identify to the skeptical police. Originally, this was titled "Are You Alone Tonight?" and Wendy Kaufman was credited as co-writer.
19.
Willa (1979) as Willa Barnes
A truck-stop waitress, determined to make a better life for her young children after being abandoned by her husband, leaves hash-slinging behind her to embark on new career as a trucker in the rig her late father used to drive.
20.
Ski Lift To Death (1978) as Lee Larson
A suspense thriller centering on several people trapped in two derailed ski lift gondolas and facing possible death -- a couple of ski champions whom a sports promoter is trying to link together romantically, an ex-mobster, and a professional assassin who is stalking him.
21.
How To Pick Up Girls (1978) as Cynthia Miller
The amusing adventures of an unsophisticated small-town lad who arrives in New York, moves in with his swinging buddy, and surprisingly becomes an authority on the ways and wiles of women as he enters the world of big-time girl-chasing. The star here is not Desi Arnaz, Jr. but Fred McCarren, despite
22.
Sentinel, The (1977) as Jennifer
A fashion model moves into a house inhabited (on the top floor) by a blind priest. She begins having strange physical problems, has trouble sleeping at night, and has some nasty flashbacks of her attempted suicide. She complains to the real estate agent of the noise caused by her strange neighbors, but finds out that the house is only occupied by the priest and herself, and ultimately discovers that she has been put in the house for a reason.
23.
Maniac (1977)
A veteran returns from the Vietnam war and begins killing people in a small Arizona town. He then holds the survivors hostage, demanding a ransom to be paid and delivered in person by a millionaire.
24.
Nightmare in Badham County (1976) as Cathy Phillips
Two college coeds find their vacation drive across the country turning into a nightmare when one is attacked by a small-town sheriff and both are then beaten, degraded, and locked into a corrupt prison farm with no way to tell their parents or friends where they are.
25.
God Told Me To (1976) as Casey Forster
A cop investigates a series of gruesome murders seemingly inspired by God.
26.
Dove, The (1974) as Patti Ratteree
The true story of a 16 year old (Robin Lee Graham, played by Joseph Bottoms) who sailed alone around the world in a 23 foot sloop named "The Dove". On his journey he meets and falls in love with a young woman (Patti Ratteree, played by Deborah Raffin) who is also traveling around the world. The story follows Robin around the world to many beautiful locals, as he grows from a boy to a man, finds himself, and finds the love of his life.
27.
40 Carats (1973) as Trina Stanley
An older woman unknowingly enters into a complicated love triange with a younger man.

Writer (feature film)

28.
Morning Glory (1993) as Screenwriter
A reclusive widow living on a small Georgia farm in the 1940s marries a gentle ex-con, then must fight to save him when he's accused of murdering the sheriff's girlfriend.

Producer (feature film)

29.
LaVyrle Spencer's Family Blessings (1999) as Producer
A widow finds refuge in the arms of a younger man after the death of her son. Lee Reston, 44, and Chris Lallek, 30, find love while mourning the death of Greg, Lee's son and Chris's best friend. Lee's family and friends oppose the relationship because of the age difference but Lee decides to pursue
30.
Futuresport (1998) as Executive Producer
Set in the year 2025, Obike Fixx and Tremaine "Tre" Ramzey are the creators of Futuresport -- a dangerous, 21st-century game played on rollerblades and hoverboards that has taken the place of all conventional sports. Tre is considered the world's greatest professional athlete and master of Futurespo
31.
Wilde (1997) as Executive Producer
Story of Oscar Wilde.
32.
Unwed Father (1997) as Producer
An irresponsible college student is forced to face the harsh realities of raising an infant son on his own after an ill-fated one-night stand leads to an unplanned pregnancy. Eventually, he grows to love the child, just as the mother returns and demands custody.
33.
LaVyrle Spencer's Home Song (1996) as Producer
Adaptation of LaVyrle Spencer's novel about a man whose charmed life is suddenly changed when his illegitimate son surfaces. He is forced to tell his family the truth about his past when he realizes that his daughter and secret son have become attracted to one another.

Cast (special)

34.
Intimate Portrait: Diane Lane (2002) as Interviewee
Portrait of actress Diane Lane through interviews and film footage.
35.
Golden Globe's 50th Anniversary Celebration, The (1994)
A special celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Golden Globe Awards. Features interviews with past winners and current celebrities, live performances and highlights from past ceremonies.
36.
Circus of the Stars (1977) as Performer
An irregular series of specials in which show business personalities perform circus acts.
37.
Circus of the Stars (1977) as Performer
Another installment in an irregular series of specials in which show business personalities perform circus acts.
38.
Of Men of Women (1973) as Margie ("Margie Passes")
A second pilot for a potential series based on the many faces of love. Three stories are presented: "The Interview" depicts a verbal sparring match between an egotistical movie director and a probing TV commentator; "Margie Passes" tells of an effervescent teenage girl with an everlasting effect on

Special Thanks (special)

39.
Bill Maher: Victory Begins at Home (2003) as Special Thanks
In his sixth HBO stand-up special, the comedian riffs on politics and current events.

Director (TV Mini-Series)

40.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

41.
James Clavell's Noble House (1988) as Casey Tcholok
A four-part miniseries based on James Clavell's novel about romance, intrigue and international power struggles in contemporary Hong Kong.
42.
Lace II (1985) as Judy Hale
In the original two-part, five-hour adaptation of Shirley Conran's runaway best-seller broadcast during the 1983-84 season, Phoebe Cates, as the bimbo turned movie sex goddess found out her mother's identity from among three candidates. Now she spends four hours not only tracking down her real fathe
43.
Last Convertible, The (1979) as Chris Farris
A star-laden adaptation by three writers and three directors of Anton Myrer's sprawling novel tracing the lives of five Harvard roommates of the class of '44 and follows them through the next thirty years. King, Boxleitner, Albert, Shea and Nouri are the five in this three-part six-hour miniseries,

Producer (TV Mini-Series)

44.
Windmills Of The Gods (1988) as Co-Producer
A two-part miniseries based on Sidney Sheldon's best-selling novel involving a Midwestern college professor who is swept into the world of international political intrigue when she is appointed by the President to be the new American Ambassador to Romania. She becomes the target of an assassin who's

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

45.
46.
Night Of The Fox (1990) as Sara

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