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William Sanderson

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Born: January 10, 1948 Cause of Death:
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Cast (feature film)

Merry Friggin' Christmas (2014)
A father forgets his son's presents on Christmas Eve and has to drive through the night with his own father to find replacement gifts and save Christmas.
Pretty Ugly People (2009)
A dying woman's wish brings six estranged friends together in the Montana wilderness. Lucy has battled obesity her entire life and with the "little time she has left", she wants to spend a final weekend together with her college friends like once remembered. Upon arriving, Lucy's friends soon discov
Seed (2008)
Sam Seed, an insane mass murderer, is scheduled for execution at the hands of Warden Wright. Before the executioner throws the switch, Wright steps in front of Seed, "Do you have any last words?" Seed, " I'll see you again." After three attempts to electrocute, complete with boiling blood that steep
In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale (2008)
An unspeakably evil army rampages across what was an idyllic, peaceful world, destroying everything in its path, looking to conquer the mighty Castle Ebb and vanquish the King himself! Amidst this backdrop of war in the Kingdom of Ehb, between the evil Gallian and the ruling King Konreid, a once sim
Postal (2008)
Follows two days in the life of the Postal Dude, in the regrettably named town of Paradise. Just when he thinks he has hit rock bottom, things get worse. Sharing a trailer with his ever-expanding wife, Bitch, Dude is in a bad way. After a humiliating job interview and a nearly lethal trip to the we
Bloodrayne 2 (2007)
Sexy Rayne sharpens her swords for another round of limb-chopping mayhem. She travels to the lawless West to take on a posse of pitiless vampire outlaws led by Billy the Kid.
Bloodrayne (2006)
It's 1723 and evil rules Eastern Europe. An evil Lord Kagan has so much power that no one stands boldly against him. No one would dare try. And as great as his power is, this Kagan has an opportunity to become utterly invincible. Three secret treasures, once united in his presence will give Kagan im
Alone in the Dark (2005) as Agent Miles
You wake up in the middle of the night with the feeling someone is in the room with you. You get a flash of panic as you fumble for your bedside lamp. But when you turn on the light, no one is there. There is a world around us, a world most of us never see--or never want to see. As a child, Edward C
Guy Thing, A (2003) as Bachelor Party Guy
It''s his bachelor bash, his one final night to be a wild single guy, but Paul isn''t exactly the life of the party. Instead he''s determined not to do anything he can''t live with later--or tell his fiancee, Karen. That''s why it comes as such a shock when the phone rings the next morning and he wakes up to discover a lovely stranger named Becky in bed next to him with no clothes on. Worse yet, his mother-in-law-to-be is the one who is calling. Even worse, she tells him Karen is on her way over. Paul zooms into frantic action, shooing Becky out and desperately trying to rid the apartment of any evidence of wrongdoing--even though he can''t remember doing anything wrong. When Karen does arrive and asks him how his bachelor party went, Paul tells a teensy lie to cover up what may or may not be the truth. The teensy lie turns into a bigger one and Paul soon finds himself in an ever-escalating comedy of errors with no apparent way out--except up the aisle.
Gods and Generals (2003) as General A. P. Hill
An epic portrayal charting the early years of the Civil War in early 1861; the tale continues through 1863, climaxing with the famous Battle of Chancellorsville. Along the way it illuminates heroes from both sides of the war, such as Colonel Joshua Chamberlain, a professor at Maine''s Bowdoin College who gave up a promising academic career to enlist in the Union army, then went on to become one of the North''s finest military leaders; Confederate Generals Robert E. Lee, a distinguished 25-year veteran of the United States Army and native Virginian, forced to choose between allegiance to his country and loyalty to his home state; and Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson, a devoutly religious man whose faith and courage and audacity made him an outstanding soldier and Lee''s most trusted lieutenant. The tremendous suffering and bravery of the Civil War was not confined to the battlefields. Also explored are the stories of the wives and families who were forced to assume responsibility at home, often in cities under direct attack from the opposition. Joshua Chamberlain''s wife Fanny, Thomas Jackson''s wife Anna and Jane Beale, whose family was caught in the Battle of Fredericksburg, reflect the spirit, courage and anxiety of those who were left behind.
Monte Walsh (2003) as Skimpy Eagens
An aging cowboy realizes that the West is changing and fights to keep his piece of it alive. Facing the death of an era as the age of technology invades his old-school cowboy ways at the turn of the 20th century, Monte Walsh must change with the times or die defending his way of life.
House of the Dead, The (2003) as Greg
A group of unsuspecting teens stumble upon the living dead in an old house. When one of them dies during a rave at the house, the others band together to get revenge.
Cheats (2003)
A group of four friends lie, steal and cheat their way through an unjust school system. Handsome Davis is the ring-leader and group strategist. Along with Sammy, Victor and Applebee/the crib master, the guy who writes crazy small, these four avowed rebels have elevated cheating to an art-form. For t
Real World Movie, The (2002) as Jake
Television movie satirizes the reality-based series "The Real World" by presenting the fictional "lost season."
Borderline Normal (2002) as Buddy Walling
When Jeremy's parents divorce, he finds himself caught amid a custody battle between warring parents and the wants of his girlfriend, the pressures of his track coach and the carelessness of his brother.
Blackwoods (2002) as Jim
On a weekend getaway to meet his new girlfriend's family, Matt Sullivan is plagued with images from when he crashed into a woman five years prior while driving drunk.
Return to Cabin By the Lake (2001) as Chad
Stanley Caldwell, the screenwriting mastermind behind the murders of Lake Summit, returns for revenge. Fifty miles away from the origin of the murders on Lake Shaw, Mike Helton, a former friend of Stanley's, is directing the revised script. Allison Gaddis, an aficionado of Caldwell's works, is the s
Crossfire Trail (2001) as Pee Wee
Rafe Covington is a restless wanderer who promises a dying friend that he will look after his widow in Wyoming. When Rafe and his two traveling companions arrive at Long Valley, his late friend's ranch, oil has been discovered and the small Wyoming town is terrorized by a conniving land owner and hi
Miracle on the Mountain: The Kincaid Family Story (2000)
An emotionally disconnected family must band together in their struggle to survive after their small plane crashes into a snowy mountain.Tom Kincaid and his wife, Anne, are looking forward to celebrating their anniversary at their winter cabin with their three children. Tom is a wealthy businessman
Scorn (2000)
In October 1990, 15-year-old Darren Huenemann convinces his friends to murder his mother and grandmother in an attempt to collect an inheritance. Obsessed with Albert Camus' "Caligula," Darren wants to lead a takeover of the small island of Brunei and overthrow the Sultan who rules it. All he feels
Stanley's Gig (2000) as Stanley Myer
A middle-aged musician lands a job at a retirement home as a recreational therapist. There he befriends an old jazz chanteuse who changes his life.
Y2K (1999) as Steve Sands
Nick Cromwell is a complex systems failure expert, an independent consultant working on a government project to insure that the country is Y2K compliant. As the minutes tick down to the new millennium, a concerned Nick counsels caution, persuading his boss, Martin Lowell, who heads up the program, t
Our Guys: Outrage in Glen Ridge (1999) as Kyle Scherzer
Television movie based on Bernard Lefkowitz's book about the rape and assault of a mentally deficient young woman by a group of high school athletes in Glen Ridge, New Jersey, in 1989. Examines the culture of Glen Ridge that raced to defend the accused rather than protect the victim.
Nice Guys Sleep Alone (1999) as Rufus
Carter has become cynical about relationships: his niceness always lands him the role of friend while his girl friends choose to sleep with men who treat them badly. When he meets Maggie he decides to woo her by acting like a selfish rat: unfortunately Maggie has had her fill of rats and is looking
Ronnie and Julie (1997) as Ralph
Two teenagers, whose families have been feuding for years, fall in love during their respective parents' campaigns to be mayor of Spokane, Washington. Loosely based on Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet."
Phoenix (1997) as Miro
When a group of genetically-altered androids takes over an outer-space mining colony, a giant corporation sends in an elite military team to put down the revolt.
Angels in the Endzone (1997) as Stone
Jesse Harper is a winner on the gridiron who loses his love of the game after his father's tragic death. He decides to quit his high-school football team, putting the blame on their losing tradition. But Kevin, Jesse's kid brother, solicits heavenly intervention. He's the only human who can witness the results when Al the Angel and his celestial co-horts come to town and slowly work their magic on the home team and the lives of the boys.
Babylon 5: Thirdspace (1997) as Deuce
Original movie based on the series "Babylon 5." An ancient alien artifact found in hyperspace is brought back to Babylon 5, where people begin to have frightening dreams of surreal towering structures and massive ships. The dreams intensify and soon become a kind of mental compulsion leading to viol
Lone Justice: Showdown at Plum Creek (1996)
The continuation of the Lone Justice saga in which gunfights and glory fill the frontier adventures of Ned Blessing.
Last Man Standing (1996) as Joe Monday
With its unpaved streets and rickety buildings, Jericho, Texas is an unlikely outpost for gun-toting mobs from Chicago. But with Prohibition in full swing, tweed-suited rum-runners have corrupted and terrorized this sleepy border town. Civil law is dead. Like their bosses in the Windy City, the leaders of Jericho''s rival crime families are warring for control of a lucrative bounty of booze: truckloads of 100-proof, making their way from Mexico to a thirsty nation''s illicit network of gin joints and speakeasies. Fatefully, a mysterious loner, Smith, passes through looking for a place to spend the night, but quickly decides to cash in on the action. He cleverly hires himself out to each gang while remaining loyal to no one but himself. A soldier-of-fortune with his own agenda, he betrays both sides to the other in a bold attempt to destroy the bootleggers and rescue what remains of Jericho''s shell-shocked residents. But a traitor cannot live among mercenaries without being exposed and killed.
Hologram Man (1995)
A mad terrorist is sentenced to a prison term in Holographic Statis--his mind and soul are stored on a computer. The terrorist''s gang break his mind and soul out of stasis but his body is destroyed. Now, he stalks the streets as an electro-magnetic hologram. The only man who can bring him down isn''t planning to send him back to jail... he''s sending him to hell!
Client, The (1994) as Wally Boxx
A young boy witnesses the suicide of a lawyer whose client is in the mob, and a female attorney tries to protect him.
Mirror, Mirror 2: Raven Dance (1994)
An evil doctor and his sister prey on a girl and her brother.
Wagons East! (1994) as Zeke
A jaded bunch of Old West pioneers hire an unlucky wagonmaster to get them back east, and he runs them straight into Indian territory.
Man's Best Friend (1993) as Ray
Investigating rumors of animal abuse at a local bio-engineering laboratory, an ambitious television journalist discovers the existence of a DNA-engineered, state-of-the-art guard dog.
Rocketeer, The (1991) as Skeets
A personal rocket pack designed by Howard Hughes causes an aviator to be seen as somewhat of a superhero.
Giant of Thunder Mountain, The (1991) as Purcey Crow (The Crow Family)
Story about an endearing little girl who befriends a hulking and reclusive mountain man.
Stephen King's "Sometimes They Come Back" (1991) as Carl Mueller
A high school teacher, convinced that he has overcome the childhood trauma of seeing his brother murdered by brutal teenagers, is horrified when three ghoulish students transfer into his classroom. He realizes that they are ghosts from that night 27 years ago who have come back to settle an old scor
Mirror, Mirror (1990) as Mr Veze
A psychological thriller about an insecure girl who abuses the powers she derives from a mirror in her new home.
Thunderground (1989) as Ratman
A road picture about a down-and-out man who travels among the homeless and meets a young woman with whom he has various adventures.
Circleman (1988) as Casper
A former champion "round ring" boxer is lured out of retirement to help a friend pay off a gambling debt.
Deadly Weapon (1988)
A bullied teenager gets revenge by destroying most of his town with an "anti-matter" gun.
Dead Aim (1987) as Brennan
A street-tough detective is out for justice, no matter what the cost.
Man Who Broke 1,000 Chains, The (1987) as Trump
A movie that tells the true story of Robert Elliot Burns, the prisoner whose life inspired the film, "I Am a Fugitive From a Chain Gang." After being sentenced to a Georgia chain gang, the innocent Burns makes two daring escapes to astound the nation.
Defiant Ones, The (1986) as Mason
A movie about two escaping chain gang prisoners, one white and one black, who hate each other, but in their flight for freedom, find they'll do almost anything to survive, including becoming friends.
Black Moon Rising (1986) as Tyke Thayden
Dalton: Code of Vengeance (1986) as Bobby Fuller
A television movie, a sequel to the 1985 NBC movie, "Code of Vengeance," again about David Dalton, a Vietnam veteran who travels the back roads asking only to be left alone, until he helps a friend find her husband, a former commanding officer who's now aiding a para-military army, the New Patriots.
Fletch (1985)
A crusading reporter dons a variety of disguises to get the story on a drug ring.
Streets of Justice (1985) as Weasel
Following the killing of his wife and son by brutal bikers, a young auto worker becomes a self-appointed avenger who metes out justice to criminals roaming the streets.
City Heat (1984) as Lonnie Ash
A Kansas City police lieutenant who is on the trail of a horde of underworld scumbags with a private detective that keeps getting in his way.
Nightmares (1983) as Gaspump Man ("Terror In Topanga")
Women of San Quentin (1983)
A prison picture with the twist of having the title characters not inmates but a contingent of female guards under the charge of Stella Stevens, juggling a love affair with captain of the guards, Hector Elizondo, and a brutal prison yard riot she volunteers to quell.
The Ballad Of Gregorio Cortez (1983) as Cowboy
A translation error causes tragedy for a Mexican-American family.
Lone Wolf Mcquade (1983) as Snow
Texas Ranger and martial arts expert J.J. McQuade's reluctance to follow the rulles has earned him the nickname "Lone Wolf." When McQuade attempts to catch the druglord who is selling United States military weapons to Central American terrorists, it results in the death of an old friend. McQuade is
Who Will Love My Children? (1983) as Cleve Shelby
In her dramatic television debut, Ann-Margret is the true-life Lucile Fray, an Iowa farm woman with ten children who, discovering she has terminal cancer and feeling her alcoholic husband (Frederic Forrest) is unable to care for the kids, sets out to find new homes for each of them. Ann-Margret's Em
Blade Runner (1982) as J F Sebastian
An ex cop comes out of retirement in order to hunt down violent, fugitive androids.
Seed of Innocence (1981) as Randy Webb
Death Hunt (1981) as Ned Warren
Reclusive trapper Albert Johnson lives in the frigid mountains near the Yukon river. When he is wrongfully accused of murder by his enemies and persecuted by the police, Johnson's expert knowledge of the wilderness allows him to survive as his defends his freedom.
Raggedy Man (1981) as Calvin
Nita, a divorced mother of two boys, is stuck working as a telephone operator in a small Texas town in World War II. Her friendship with a sailor, who is 'on leave', causes judgemental tongues to wag in town.
Coal Miner's Daughter (1980) as Lee Dollarhide
Musical autobiography of Loretta Lynn, who fought poverty and pills to become a country western star.
Scared Straight! Another Story (1980) as Harlan
The brutally frank TV documentary "Scared Straight" that was widely broadcast and critically acclaimed in 1979 (and won both an Oscar and an Emmy) was the inspiration for this fictional drama about a prison encounter group involving juveniles, put together by probation officer Cliff DeYoung and hard
Savage Weekend (1979) as Otis
When some young couples go to an isolated spot to have sex they are killed by a masked psychopath. After this, the maniac continues his homicidal rampage.
The Onion Field (1979) as Young Con
When his partner is killed by a disturbed ex-con, a policeman struggles to regain his confidence.
Fight For Your Life (1977)
This video is mostly taken up by talking about vengeance rather than getting on with the job. A mean trashy exploitation picture about three convicts who escape from jail and hole up at the house of a black minister. There's a few nasty scene's where the ministers family are being repeatedly terrorised by the thugs. In the end the minister turns the tables on the 3 convicts and gives them their just desserts.

Cast (special)

Bob Newhart: The Last Sane Man (2001) as Interviewee
Biography of TV comedian/actor Bob Newhart. Includes childhood photos, home movies, footage of Newhart's standup performances; clips from his various variety show appearances; scenes and outtakes from both "The Bob Newhart Show" and "Newhart."
Bob Newhart 20th 19th Anniversary Special, The (1991) as Larry
A special highlighting the series "The Bob Newhart Show," which aired on CBS from 1972 to 1978. Features clips from the series and a reunion of original cast members.
15th Annual People's Choice Awards, The (1989)
A presentation of the fifteenth annual "People's Choice Awards" honoring America's favorite entertainers in 23 categories. Awards are determined by a special poll conducted by the Gallup organization.
Battle of the Network Stars XIX (1988) as Cbs Team Member
The nineteenth competition in which celebrities from ABC, CBS and NBC compete in various sporting contests to determine which network is best on the athletic field.
Super Night at the Super Bowl (1987)
An all-star salute to professional football, featuring a combination of comedy, music, and video highlights from NFL games. The program is climaxed by the announcement of the NFL Alumni Association's "Player of the Year" Award.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Aftershock: Earthquake in New York (1999) as Roger
Miniseries that focuses on the aftermath of a powerful earthquake that leaves New York City in ruins. After the quake, former Fire Chief Thomas Ahearn, Mayor Bruce Lincoln and New York City managers try to put an emergency plan into action as they attempt to find their missing loved ones. The mayor'
George Wallace (1997) as T Y Odum
Following Alabama governor George Wallace through segregation, presidential elections, an assassination attempt, and personal trauma.
Andersonville (1996) as Munn
Miniseries about the Confederate prisoner-of-war camp known for its inhumane treatment of Union soldiers during the Civil War.
Return to Lonesome Dove (1993) as Lippy
Three-part sequel to the "Lonesome Dove" miniseries that aired on CBS in 1989. With the death of his friend Gus, ex-Texas ranger Woodrow F. Call immerses himself in ranching on a grand scale.
Lonesome Dove (1989) as Lippy Jones
A four-part miniseries adapted from the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel about two former Texas Rangers who, after the Civil War, drive their cattle from Lonesome Dove, Texas, to the wide-open spaces of the Montana territory, hoping to establishing a ranch there.
Executioner's Song, The (1982) as Gibbs
In his Emmy Award-winning role as Outstanding Actor in a Drama Special, Tommy Lee Jones is convicted killer Gary Gilmore during his final nine months, spanning his parole, his reimprisonment, and the firing squad execution he demanded of the state of Utah in January 1977. Rosanna Arquette, as his ho

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