TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (0)
|Also Known As:||Died:|
|Born:||October 25, 1928||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Albert Lea, Minnesota, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS
Cast (feature film)
Gold miners trapped hundreds of years ago come back to life as a supernatural monster seeking revenge. When the creature comes into contact with its victims, it inflicts an uncontrollable fear (the heebie jeebies) before tearing them apart.
After being bitten by a genetically altered dragonfly, high school loser Rick Riker develops superhuman abilities like incredible strength and armored skin. Rick decides to use his new powers for good and becomes a costumed crime fighter known as "The Dragonfly." However, standing in the way of his destiny is the villainous Lou Landers. After an experiment gone wrong, Lou develops the power to steal a person''s life force and in a dastardly quest for immortality becomes the supervillain, "The Hourglass." With unimaginable strength, unbelievable speed and deeply uncomfortable tights, will the Dragonfly be able to stop the sands of The Hourglass and save the world?
Richard Pimentel begins his life as a fighter, and his life's work becomes a process of fighting for the rights of others. Rising up from a childhood in a dysfunctional family, armed with a talent for public speaking and a winning personality, the young man makes his way to a Northwestern college, c
Jane F, an unsuccessful slacker actress, is having a bad day. And it's getting more outrageous and surreal by the minute. Jane's misadventures begin when she treats herself to a batch of cupcakes left unattended by her psycho roommate that prove not as innocent as they appear, Soon, she is trying to
Dickie Roberts is a 35-year old former child star. Now an out-of-work actor turned parking valet, Dickie is desperate to audition for a great role that could revitalize his career, but the part requires him to play a "normal" guy. Problem is, Dickie is anything but normal. He decides to hire a family to adopt him so he can relive his childhood and, in essence, grow up from scratch.
Quaint and sleepy Younger, Illinois, is home to retirees, Sarah Stevenson, an adventuress at heart, and best friend and roommate, Margaret Smith, a widow who spends much of her time planning her own funeral. When Sarah and Margaret see a boxing match on their newly installed cable TV, they are trans
When two local drunks attack Joseph, a Mexican American high school boy, he takes refuge in a nearby suburban house that he assumes is empty for the weekend. Lolly thinks she'll have the house to herself while her parents are away. However, when Lolly finds Joesph in her home, they confront fear and
Nurse Jackie Ivers returns home to her dying father Steve to discover that her tranquil hometown has evolved into a place where strange things are happening: Steve suddenly makes a complete and medically impossible recovery; the towns people seem changed; there is a roaring noise emanating from the
The story of a family that undergoes a transformation when faced with a decision about caring for one of its own, a woman with mental retardation. In her will, Rose has named her granddaughter Mary Beth, a college senior, the legal guardian of her developmentally disabled mother Sarah. Upon Rose's d
After her daughter Emma's death, Aurora Greenway raised her grandchildren in her devoted, but overbearing way. The results are mixed and she knows it. Still plugging away at thankless parenting, she battles with 18-year-old Melanie and prods the older brothers Tommy and Teddy, but they all regard he
Husband-and-wife crime solvers Jonathan and Jennifer Hart continue their adventures in the fifth television movie based on the ABC series "Hart to Hart," which aired from 1979 to 1984. Jonathan thinks he may have discovered some long-lost family, but questions the sincerity of his newfound "relative
A television movie based on "A Perfect Stranger," Danielle Steel's novel about an attorney who falls in love with the young wife of a wealthy man who is dying.
A TV movie continuing the adventures of the Love Boat gang.<P>Various passengers end up on board after receiving complimentary tickets from an agency called Luxury Travel, an outfit which turns out to be owned by famous reclusive billionaire Maxwell Thorn. Ace hypothesizes that Thorn plans to kill a
A TV movie continuing the adventures of the Love Boat gang.<P>Annette Duvall and her daughter, Heather, are an accomplished bunko team. Heather plans to lure a wealthy man into a "stacked" card game with her mother. But complications arise when the intended dupe, young and very rich Wellington Davis
A TV movie continuing the adventures of the Love Boat gang.<P>Exercise doctor Charlene Thomas and her companion, Doris Johnson, board ship with the doctor booked to run an exercise class for the duration of the cruise. The woman introduced as Dr. Thomas is properly svelte, but her companion is consi
Philandering high-powered attorney finds that his mistress, the lawyer daughter of his dead ex-partner, has been hopping into bed with his marine biologist son. Curiously, however, Elizabeth Gill's teleplay lays all the blame on the woman of the piece, leaving all the decisions about with whom to sl
A sinister witch, determined to destroy anyone she cannot dominate, confronts a young co-ed with supernatural abilities in this chiller peopled by an array of familiar TV names.
Teenage paraplegic Suzy Gilstrap made her TV acting debut as a wheelchair-bound girl with a desire to pilot her own airplane. Bette Davis, as a former stunt flyer who now runs a small airport's cafe, and Howard Hesseman, as the airport's easy-going watchman, team up to help her fulfill her dream. Fo
A pretty high school girl moves to a new town and falls in with the wrong crowd in this contemporary drama of teenage values in an affluent society.
Young lovers race to Vegas to get married before the girl''''s father can catch them.
Drama based on the life of Joyce Duco, with Joanna Pettet as the young nun torn between the reality of her secular job as a daytime juvenile probation officer and the vows she has taken with the Church.
Forbin is the designer of an incredibly sophisticated computer that will run all of America's nuclear defenses. Shortly after being turned on, it detects the existence of Guardian, the Soviet counterpart, previously unknown to US Planners. Both computers insist that they be linked, and after taking safeguards to preserve confidential material, each side agrees to allow it. As soon as the link is established the two become a new Super computer and threaten the world with the immediate launch of nuclear weapons if they are detached. Colossus begins to give it's plans for the management of the world under it's guidance. Forbin and the other scientists form a technological resistance to Colossus which must operate underground.
During World War II, the crew of a decrepit submarine takes on a team of Army nurses.
A veteran returns home to deal with family secrets and small-town scandals.
After a whirlwind courtship, an Army officer and his wacky wife try to make their marriage work.
A tough city editor assumes a fake identity to study journalism with a lady professor who''''s criticized his work.
A mousy woman discovers she has two other personalities.
A retired surgeon starts giving away money to religious causes and his family tries to file suit, claiming that he's incompetent.
Passionate biography of painter Vincent van Gogh, whose genius drove him mad.
Two wealthy brothers fall for the chauffeur's daughter.
An Inca legend says the Inca Empire was destroyed by the gods when a gold and jeweled starburst was stolen from the Temple of the Sun centuries ago, and the ancient civilization will spring anew when the treasure is returned. The natives want it but so does Harry Steele (Charlton Heston), an American adventurer of slightly-shady ways who wants it for personal gain, as does his adversary (Thomas Mitchell), a grizzled old man even more into skullduggery than Steele. The latter teams up with Elena Antonescu (Nicole Maurey), an Iron Curtain refugee fleeing from the MKVD. She can help him get a plane and he can help her escape Peru for the relative safety of Mexico.Is there a chance they will end up in a bickering love-hate relationship?...Is there a chance an American archaelogist, Dr. Stanley Moorehead (Robert Young), will come along as one corner of a romantic triangle?...Is there a chance that Yma Sumac (billed third on the posters and ads and special billed in the film), who can't act but can sing, will sing a few songs?...Is there a chance that these trite-sounding questions will develop into a film that is far from trite and vastly entertaining? Dang right, there is. Check it out.
An aspiring playwright gets an opportunity to see his play produced but is forced to make significant changes in the script so that the producer can cast his middle-aged ex-wife in the ingenue leading role.
A police detective falls for the bank robber's girlfriend he is supposed to be tailing.
The famed bandleader fights to establish himself and keep his family going.
A look at the personal lives of celebrities with specific attention paid to mother-daughter relations, highlighting Kim Fields, Joan Lunden and Kelly Ripa.
In honor of ABC's 50th Anniversary, these blooper shows feature outtakes from ABC television shows "Happy Days," "Laverne and Shirley," "Three's Company," "NYPD Blue," "The Practice," "Donny and Marie," "Mork and Mindy," "Welcome Back Kotter," "Taxi," "Roseanne," "According to Jim," "Soap," "Bosom B
Television clips and interviews salute the great women of television comedy.
Biographical documentary of President Woodrow Wilson. In Part 1, Wilson rises from a Civil boyhood in Georgia to become president of Princeton University and an outspoken champion of progressive reform. He is elected governor of New Jersey, then narrowly wins the presidency, accomplishing a remarkab
A look into the life of actress Marion Ross highlighted by clips of her work and interviews with those closest to her.
Documentary about the television series "Happy Days," which premiered in 1974 on ABC.
Special that illuminates the increasing importance placed on youth in the entertainment industry. Leeza Gibbons interviews actors, producers, writers, network and marketing executives and others to uncover the social and economic factors driving the youth market's increasing influence and how it is
Coverage of the 67th annual Hollywood Christmas Parade, benefiting the American Cancer Society.
Presentation of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' annual Creative Arts Awards. Among the 54 categories presented are: "Outstanding Guest Actors and Actresses in Comedy and Drama Series;" "Outstanding Commercial;" "Outstanding Directing For a Comedy and Drama Series;" and "Outstanding Music
Comical look at three generations of women coming together under the same roof as they all experience their own life changes.
A six-hour, three-part documentary on the changing role and image of women in U.S. history in the 20th Century. Makes use of voiceover narrative, archival footage, historic photographs, and on-camera interviews with women who have played important roles in the 20th Century. Also includes a fictional
A live broadcast of the annual telethon to benefit the United Cerebral Palsy Association.
A special featuring a reunion of the cast of "Happy Days," which aired on ABC from 1974 to 1984. Included are highlights from the series and personal recollections from the cast.
An "ABC Afterschool Specials" presentation which tells the true story of Brad Silverman, who suffers from Down's Syndrome and became one of the first Down's Syndrome students to attend regular college classes in Califoria.
American celebrities tour the Land Down Under, in this travelogue special.
This special enables the television audience to view a dramatization of an actual murder trial and then phone in a verdict by dialing a toll-free telephone number. The case depicted involves a high school football star accused of strangling his girlfriend, a cheerleader and honors student.
The story of Fran Davies, a teenage girl who is forced to reevaluate family relationships and the meaning of self-pride when her father loses his job and her mother accepts a position as cook in the home of a wealthy friend.
The program recreates the trials and tribulations of actual people. The pilot episode stories include "If I Were a Rich Man." The rags-to-riches-to-rags saga of Charlie Steen, a geologist whose mine produced enough uranium ore to build a fortune--and lost it just as quickly through careless spending
The story of Alexandria Benton, a sixteen-year-old foster child, and the turmoil she faces when her natural mother returns to take her away from her adoptive parents.
The pilot for the highly successful ABC series, "Happy Days." A nostalgic look back at life in the '50s as seen through the eyes of Richie Cunningham, a soulful, sensitive, girl-crazy high school student. As the Cunningham family eagerly awaits the arrival of their first television set, Richie despe
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
When Dr. Jeannie Ferrami, a university researcher trying to unearth the gene for aggressive behavior, locates identical twins who were born to different mothers, she finds herself in conflict with fellow researchers and politicians who have business interests in biogenetic research. Ferrami falls in
A romantic drama looking suspiciously like "From Here to Eternity" (a miniseries version of which turned up some weeks after this one premiered) and interweaving the lives and passions of three military couples living in Honolulu in December 1941.
Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.Click here to contribute