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Born: January 29, 1940 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Hero, The (2017)
After a former Western film icon receives some unexpected news he reexamines his past and looks into the future.
Eye of the Dolphin (2007)
Fourteen year old Alyssa has been living with her Grandmother Lucy since the death of her mother a year ago. It's been a tough year for both of them and Lucy decides it's time for Alyssa to go to the Bahamas to live with Hawk, dedicated dolphin researcher and the father she never knew she had. Alyss
Donnie Darko (2001) as Dr. Lillian Thurman
After a high school student survives a freak accident, a mysterious figure tells him the world will end in 28 days.
Big Guns Talk: The Story of the Western (1997) as Interviewee
Interviews and film clips re-create the glorious history of the American western.
Home Before Dark (1997) as Rose
A 12-year-old Catholic girl growing up in a small Massachusettes town in 1963, comes home from school on the day President Kennedy is assassinated to discover her mother has attempted suicide. The girl is then sent to live with relatives while her mother is institutionalized.
Conagher (1991) as Evie Teale
A television movie based on the Louis L''Amour novel "Conagher." A cowboy drifts in and out of the lives of a woman and her two stepchildren who operate a rest stop for stage coach passengers.
Climate For Killing, A (1991) as Grace
A policeman reopens a case, making him less than popular with the locals.
Gone to Texas (1986) as Woman At Alamo (Unbilled)
The drama focuses on Sam Houston''s life before Texas'' independence, and his involvement in the Texas rebellion against Mexico, who was twice President of Texas, then its senator and governor.
Red-Headed Stranger (1986) as Laurie
Reverend Shay and his wife travel from the East to Montana so that he can do his good work there. However, when his wife leaves him for another man, the preacher uses his pistol in revenge. After this, he tries to regain his footing on the path to righteousness.
Travis Mcgee: Empty Copper Sea (1983) as Gretel Howard
In this pilot to a prospective Travis McGee detective series, Sam Elliott portrays John D. MacDonald's world-weary private eye trying to help charter boat skipper friend Richard Farnsworth salvage his reputation that sank when his boat ran aground, resulting in a death that just might have been fake
Secrets of a Mother and Daughter (1983) as Ava Pryce
Mother and daughter clash over the same man -- the mother emerging from her widow''s weeds, the daughter rebounding from marital problems, and a handsome restaurateur the object of the desires of both.
Wait Until Dark (1982) as Suzy Hendrix
The story of Suzy Hendrix, a young blind woman victimized by a psychopathic killer and two desperate convicts who invade her apartment in search of a musical doll filled with illegal drugs. Suzy's battle of wits against the intruders is the focal point of the story.
Shadow Riders, The (1982) as Kate Connery
In this Western from Louis L'Amour's library of sagebrush sagas, Tom Selleck and Sam Elliott, brothers on opposite sides in the Civil War, return home to find that their younger brother, Jeffrey Osterhage, their two sisters, and Elliott's sweetheart, Katharine Ross (his subsequent real-life wife), have been abducted by a ragtag band of renegades led by Geoffrey Lewis, a rebel officer unable to accept the Confederacy's defeat. Their plan is to exchange the prisoners for guns and ammunition from arms merchant Gene Evans so that they can continue to fight against the Union. Much of the same cast and crew worked previously on the two-part adaptation of L'Amour's "The Sacketts" (1979). One of the now-rare TV Westerns, it was cited for special recognition at the first TV-Movie Awards from the Locarno Film Festival in 1983.
Marian Rose White (1982) as Bonnie Macneil
Somewhat of a companion story to that of Bill Sackter, whose life Mickey Rooney dramatized in "Bill", this film chronicles the true-life drama of a woman who spent 30 years in a state asylum after being abandoned by her mother at thirteen, thought to be feeble-minded but later discovered to be handi
Wrong Is Right (1982) as Sally Blake
Final Countdown, The (1980) as Laurel Scott
Cold war era aircraft carrier is transported back to December 6, 1941 through a time warp.
Rodeo Girl (1980) as Sammy Garrett
The wife of a champion rodeo performer, tired of her subsidiary role at home, becomes an aspiring rodeo rider herself, encouraged by her one-time performer mother and confronts her new life style despite her husband's disapproval, in this film based on the true story of rodeo champion Sue Pirtle.
Murder by Natural Causes (1979) as Allison Sinclair
An elaborate mystery involving a famous mentalist, his unfaithful wife who is trying literally to scare him to death, the best friend of the family, and the wife's ham-actor lover -- not only an intriguing who (or whether) dunnit but also a literate, adult dramatic puzzle with an endless series of t
Legacy, The (1979) as Maggie Walsh
Maggie Walsh is a young archtitect, living in America. One day she gets a job in England. When travelling through England with her friend on her bike, she has an accident with a strange English lord who invites her to stay for some time at his manson. Strange other guests appear too, and slowly she finds out that there is a strange connection between her and this house, and that someone is playing a satanic game with her and the guests...
Betsy, The (1978) as Sally Hardeman
90-year-old Loren Hardeman is the head of an American car manufacturing dynasty. He has given his grandson control of the family business, but still has one project that he desperately wants the company to complete for him. Loren's dreams of an efficient, economical car to be called The Betsy after his great-grandaughter, and he hires injured race car driver Angelo Perino to design it in secret. But Loren doesn't know that Angelo is also seducing Betsy, as well as having an affair with his grandson's mistress, and that his project is not a secret from rest of the auto industry who are determined to sabotage it.
The Swarm (1978) as Helena
Killer bees extend their territory into the U.S., with devastating effect.
Wanted: The Sundance Woman (1976) as Etta Place
Katharine Ross repeats her portrayal of Etta Place (from "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid") in this adventure of the fugitive who, alone and desperate following the deaths of Butch and Sundance, seeks help from Pancho Villa in exchange for guns and ammunition.
Voyage Of The Damned (1976) as Mira Hauser
A luxury liner carries Jewish refugees from Hitler''''s Germany in a desperate fight for survival.
The Stepford Wives (1975) as Joanna Eberhart
A recent arrival in suburbia suspects a sinister reason for the local women''''s model behavior.
Hasard Et La Violence, Le (1973) as Constance
They Only Kill Their Masters (1972) as Kate [Bingham]
A small-town sheriff attempts to clear a Doberman of murder charges.
Get to Know Your Rabbit (1972) as Terrific-looking girl
A straight-jacketed corporate man escapes his humdrum existence by becoming a tap-dancing magician.
Fools (1970) as Anais Appleton
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969) as Etta Place
Two free-spirited bank robbers flee railroad detectives and head for Bolivia.
Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here (1969) as Lola
After killing his girlfriend''''s father in self defense, a rebellious Native American races to elude a bloodthirsty posse.
Hellfighters (1968) as Tish Buckman
While fighting a perilous oil-well fire, a demolition specialist seeks a reconciliation with his wife and daughter.
The Graduate (1967) as Elaine Robinson
A recent college graduate has an affair with his neighbor''s wife, then falls for their daughter.
Games (1967) as Jennifer Montgomery
Manhattan socialites with an interest in kinky "mind games" get more than expected when an amateur medium comes into their lives.
Mister Buddwing (1966) as Janet
A man suffering from amnesia confronts a series of women in his search for his memory.
Shenandoah (1965) as Ann
A Virginia farmer fights to keep his family together during the Civil War.
The Singing Nun (1965) as Nicole Arlien
Fanciful biography of the Belgian nun who briefly made the hit parade.

Writer (feature film)

Conagher (1991) as Screenwriter
A television movie based on the Louis L''Amour novel "Conagher." A cowboy drifts in and out of the lives of a woman and her two stepchildren who operate a rest stop for stage coach passengers.

Cast (special)

Dustin Hoffman: First in His Class (2001) as Interviewee
Profile of actor Dustin Hoffman.
Paul Newman - Bravo Profile (2001) as Interviewee
Bravo profile of actor Paul Newman.
Robert Redford: Hollywood Outlaw (2000) as Interviewee
Profile of actor/director/producer Robert Redford.
American Film Institute Salute to Dustin Hoffman (1999)
Coverage of the presentation of the American Film Institute's Lifetime Achievement Award to actor Dustin Hoffman, the 27th recipient of the honor.
Paul Newman: Hollywood's Charming Rebel (1995) as Interviewee
Biographical documentary of actor Paul Newman. Includes film and television clips, newsreels, behind-the-scenes materials, auto-racing shots and interviews.
Jimmy Stewart: Hometown Hero (1993) as Interviewee
A documentary on the life and career of actor James Stewart.
Tattle: When to Tell a Friend (1988) as Maggie'S Mother
An "ABC Afterschool Specials" presentation. Four young women, all members of a winning high school swim team, friendship is changed forever when two of them become seriously involved with cocaine.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Murder In Texas (1981) as Ann Kurth
Dramatization of the sensational Texas court case of the late '60s involving a noted Houston plastic surgeon, accused of doing away with his socially prominent first wife in order to marry somebody else. Based on the book by the doctor's second wife, the film resulted in an Emmy Award nomination for

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Origins of the Mafia (1974) as Donna Rosa

Cast (short)

Searchers for a Special City (1966)
This short film focuses on how the production team for the movie "Mister Buddwing" (1966) scouted for filming locations in New York City.

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