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Jessica Tandy

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Also Known As: Died: September 11, 1994
Born: June 7, 1909 Cause of Death: ovarian cancer
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Camilla (1994) as Camilla Cara
Freda Lopez, an aspiring musician, travels with her husband to the beautiful beaches of Georgia where she befriends Camilla, an odd and exotic elderly woman who plays the violin. When the two embark on a journey together, Camilla reclaims a lost love and makes peace with herself and her son, while F
2.
Century Of Cinema, A (1994)
Documentary celebrating 100 years of moviemaking. Includes interviews with actors and directors.
3.
Nobody's Fool (1994) as Miss Beryl
Donald "Sully" Sullivan is a sixty-year-old construction worker living in North Bath, New York. Sullivan has no steady work, no love and no money. Estranged for years from his family, he suddenly finds himself face-to-face with his son Peter, an out-of-work college professor with a turbulent marriag
4.
To Dance With the White Dog (1993) as Cora Peek
A strange white dog mysteriously appears and helps a Georgia tree farmer to cope with the loss of his wife.
5.
Used People (1992) as Frieda
Set in 1969, the story of a recently widowed Jewish woman from Queens, New York, and her relationship with her family and the Italian man who has loved her from afar for many years.
6.
Story Lady, The (1991) as Grace Mcqueen
A retired widow's excitement about doing a children's story hour on national television wanes when she is exploited by an advertising agency as "Granny Goodheart."
7.
Fried Green Tomatoes (1991) as Ninny Threadgoode
A nursing home patient spins a tale of friendship against all odds.
8.
Driving Miss Daisy (1989) as Daisy Werthan
When she's forced to hire a driver, a southern matron questions her assumptions about race.
9.
House On Carroll Street, The (1988) as Miss Venable
A romantic thriller about a woman who inadvertantly uncovers a government conspiracy to smuggle Nazi war criminals into the United States six years after World War II has ended.
10.
Cocoon: the Return (1988) as Alma Finley
Art, Ben, Joe and their wives, Bess, Mary and Alma have left Earth for a planet on which they never grow older. When they come back to their home planet to visit, they remember what it's like to be human.
11.
Foxfire (1987) as Annie Nations
A television movie based on the Broadway play "Foxfire," about a woman's attempt to hold on to her farm while she battles her troubled folk singer son and grieves over the death of her husband.
12.
*batteries not included (1987) as Faye Riley
Aliens in tiny space ships visit Earth.
13.
Thrill of Genius, The (1986) as Herself
14.
Cocoon (1985) as Alma Finley
A group of elderly people are rejuvenated by aliens after swimming in a pool.
15.
The Bostonians (1984) as Miss Birdseye
A bored lawyer and a suffragette vie for the attentions of a faith healer's charismatic daughter.
16.
World According to Garp, The (1982) as Mrs Fields
Chronicles the life of a writer, Garp, and his mother.
17.
Best Friends (1982) as Eleanor Mccullen
Two screenwriters who have lived together and worked together for years decide to escalate their relationship and marry. Soon into their marriage, they discover the great differences between being a married couple rather than best friends
18.
Still of the Night (1982) as Grace Rice
A psychiatrist falls for the chief suspect in a patient's murder.
19.
Honky Tonk Freeway (1981) as Carol Schaefler
A writer, a waitress, a nun and other motorists land in a desperate Florida mayor's tourist trap.
20.
Butley (1974) as Edna Shaft
Caustic, feisty, and lazy English professor Butley is having a very bad day. A much younger woman challenges his ascendancy at work, his ex-wife announces her marriage to a man he cannot stand, and his male lover tells him that he is leaving him for another man. .
21.
The Birds (1963) as Mrs. Brenner
In a California coastal area, flocks of birds unaccountably make deadly attacks on humans.
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The Light in the Forest (1958) as Myra Butler
A young white boy, raised by Native Americans, is forced to return to white society following the signing of a peace treaty.
24.
The Desert Fox (1951) as Lucie Rommel
Following his work with the Afrika Korps, Field Marshall Rommell joins in a plot to assassinate Hitler.
25.
September Affair (1951) as Catherine Lawrence
An industrialist (Joseph Cotton) and a pianist (Joan Fontaine) meet on a trip and fall in love. Through a quirk of fate, they are reported dead in a crash though they weren't on the plane. This gives them the opportunity to live together free from their previous lives. Unfortunately, this artificial arrangement leads to greater and greater stress. Eventually the situation collapses when they come to pursue their original, individual interests without choosing a common path.
26.
A Woman's Vengeance (1948) as Janet Spence
Country squire Henry Maurier is patient with his wife Emily, a neurotic invalid, but her brother surprises Henry with his young mistress Doris. The same night, Emily dies of her chronic heart disease, and Henry promptly marries Doris, to the chagrin of neighbor Janet Spence, who loves him. When a post-mortem shows that Emily's death was precipitated by arsenic, Henry is placed on trial for his life. But is he guilty?
27.
Forever Amber (1947) as Nan Britton
Amber St Clair means to get on in life and despite a poor background knows she has the assets to do it. Husbands, lovers, prison and a liaison with King Charles II form a tapestry of apparently calculating ups and downs, although in fact the one love of her life, Bruce Carlton, is never far from Amber's thoughts.
28.
Dragonwyck (1946) as Peggy O'Malley
A farm girl signs on as governess in a gloomy mansion.
29.
The Green Years (1946) as Kate Leckie
An orphaned Irish boy is taken in by his mother's Scottish relations.
30.
Blonde Fever (1945) as Diner at inn
A woman fights to save her husband from a sluttish waitress.
31.
The Valley of Decision (1945) as Louise Kane
An Irish housemaid's romance with the boss's son is complicated by labor disputes in the Pittsburgh mills.
32.
The Seventh Cross (1944) as Liessel Roeder
Seven men escape from a concentration camp and fight their way to freedom.

Cast (special)

34.
African Love Story, An (1996) as Narration
Home movies of Hume Cronyn and the late Jessica Tandy, who journeyed to East Africa in 1966, augmented by footage of Cronyn's 1995 return to Kenya with the couple's daughter, Tandy Cronyn. Examination of the changes in the wildlife of East Africa in the 30-year interim. Includes an interview with Je
35.
African Love Story, An (1996) as Herself
Home movies of Hume Cronyn and the late Jessica Tandy, who journeyed to East Africa in 1966, augmented by footage of Cronyn's 1995 return to Kenya with the couple's daughter, Tandy Cronyn. Examination of the changes in the wildlife of East Africa in the 30-year interim. Includes an interview with Je
36.
48th Annual Tony Awards, The (1994)
A live presentation of the annual Tony Awards, honoring excellence in the theater.
37.
64th Annual Academy Awards Presentation, The (1992) as Presenter
Live coverage of the sixty-fourth annual Academy Awards ceremony.
38.
In the Company of Whales (1991) as Narration
A special focusing on the life of whales, hosted by Dr. Roger Payne.
39.
63rd Annual Academy Awards Presentation, The (1991) as Presenter
Live coverage of the sixty-third annual Academy Awards ceremony.
40.
Night of 100 Stars III (1990)
A celebrity benefit for The Actors' Fund of America, featuring music, songs, dance and comedy. Features nearly 175 stars of stage, screen, sports, and fashion.
41.
62nd Annual Academy Awards Presentation, The (1990) as Presenter
Live coverage of the sixty-second annual Academy Awards ceremony from the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles. Portions of the ceremony were beamed via satellite to Moscow, London, Tokyo, Sydney, and Buenos Aires.
42.
44th Annual Tony Awards, The (1990)
A live presentation of the 1990 Antoinette Perry (or "Tony") Awards honoring outstanding achievement in the Broadway theater.
43.
Everybody's Doing It (1988)
This "Summer Showcase" edition examines the troubled state of America's growing elderly population. The program also focuses closely on the process of aging, the media's portrayal of elderly people, age discrimination, spousal impoverishment caused by catastrophic illness and the burdens on caregiv
44.
41st Annual Tony Awards, The (1987)
The forty-first annual presentation of the American Theatre Wing's Antoinette Perry (or "Tony") Awards honoring excellence in the Broadway theater. Broadcast live from the Mark Hellinger Theatre In New York City, the program is the first presentation of the Tonys under the aegis of the Tony Awards P
45.
Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts, The (1987)
The tenth annual special celebrating the performing arts and honoring some of the world's most distinguised artists for lifetime achievement: singer Perry Como, actress Bette Davis, singer and entertainer Sammy Davis Jr., musician Nathan Milstein, and choreographer Alwin Nikolais. The program was ta
46.
Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts, The (1986) as Award Recipient
The ninth annual awards/entertainment special honoring six distinguished artists for lifetime achievement in their area of endeavor. The event, taped at the Opera House of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C., honors actress and comedienne Lucille Ball, singer and c
47.
40th Annual Tony Awards, The (1986)
The annual presentation of the American Theatre Wing's Antoinette Perry (or "Tony") Awards honoring excellence in the Broadway theater, broadcast live from the Minskoff Theatre in New York City. This year (1986) marks the twentieth time the Tony Awards have been presented on national television.
48.
Gin Game, The (1984)
An adaptation of D. L. Coburn's play about two residents of a nursing home whos gin rummy games bring out the best and the worst in both of them.
49.
Moon and Sixpence, The (1959) as Blanche Stroeve
The story of Charles Strickland, an aging stockbroker who deserts his family to pursue a career as an artist. Based on the 1925 novel by William Somerset Maugham. The novel was first adapted to television via "The Somerset Maugham Theater" on April 30, 1951, with Lee J. Cobb and Olive Deering as C
50.
Four Poster, The (1955) as Wife
A two-character play in which a husband and wife recall thirty-five years in their married lives.

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