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|Also Known As:||Died:||May 14, 1985|
|Born:||April 13, 1923||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Hollywood, California, USA||Profession:||Make-Up ...|
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Make-Up (feature film)
A happily married marketing director for a book publisher falls in love with one of the firm's authors.
In this television movie, Barbara Eden reprises her role of the magical, enchanting genie of "I Dream of Jeannie" who today, 15 years later, is trying to assert her independence and at the same time save her mortal marriage.
In this espionage thriller that tries in its own way to emulate "Casablanca," Robert Wagner plays an American who owns a Lisbon nightclub and Teri Garr is a slightly dippy chanteuse who has stumbled across a Nazi plot to kidnap the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, living at the time (1942) in Portugal.
Political pundits mistake an illiterate gardener for a media genius and turn him into a national hero.
A crusading attorney is assigned to defend a judge accused of rape.
The problems of a college professor and her teenage daughter facing a new life after being deserted by the husband/father are explored in this drama. Nancy Malone, an actress in the 1940s who found a new career as a TV executive, produced this film and plays a small role.
A sentimental retelling of the love story of baseball immortal Lou Gehrig and his wife, told from her point of view. Originally this was to have premiered in October 1977, but ironically it was pre-empted by the World Series. Instead it had its initial airing opposite the Super Bowl Game! An Emmy Aw
A woman's compulsion to gamble threatens to ruin her marriage -- especially after losing $30,000 of her husband's savings.
This, the second adaptation of Raymond Chandler's novel is much closer to the source text than the original, 'Murder, My Sweet', which tended to avoid some of the sleazier parts of the plot, but still concerns private eye Philip Marlowe's attempts to locate Velma, a former dancer at a seedy nightclub, and the girlfriend of Moose Malloy, a petty criminal just out of prison. Marlowe finds that once he has taken the case events conspire to put him in dangerous situations, and he is forced to follow a confusing trail of untruths and double crosses before he is able to locate Velma.
An offbeat psychological horror tale in which two scientists, snowbound in an Arctic research station while looking into the death of a colleague, find themselves stalked by an unknown force. "The Chill Factor" was its original title during production.
A young Chinese-American, fleeing a murder charge in China, becomes the champion of oppressed laborers building the transcontinental railroad in the American West of the 1870s. This was the pilot for the popular series (1972-75).
Near the end of the Civil War, wounded Yankee soldier John McBurney is close to death when he is rescued by a twelve-year-old girl from a Louisiana boarding school. As John recovers, he begins to charm the girls, becoming the object of their awakening sexuality and jealousy runs rampant. After he rejects the headmistress of the school for a younger girl, John falls down the stairs breaking his leg, which eventually must be amputated. John begins to drink, and his behavior alienates both teachers and students. He makes an attempt to reform, but it is too late, as the headmistress and girls have decided to solve their problem by feeding him poison mushrooms.
When an ex-con tries to open a general store, a corrupt prison official and banker try to get in the way.
An aging cowboy finds that the successful business he has inherited is actually a house of prostitution.
A wandering cowboy escorts a gunrunning nun through rough territory.
The survivors of a desert plane crash fight to get back in the air.
A singing cowboy signs on with an all-woman dude ranch.
A Virginia farmer fights to keep his family together during the Civil War.
A former Notre Dame football star crash lands over a mythical Arabian country while on spy mission to the USSR. He is then forced by the football-obsessed king of that country to coach their football team and falls in love with an American reporter covering stories there.
A very wealthy widow retells her life with the four different husbands who made her rich.
A shy actor is tormented by fans who think he''''s as charismatic as his television character.
A Parisian policeman gives up everything for the love of a free-living prostitute.
A war veteran in the South Seas tries to salvage a buddy''''s reputation when the man''''s daughter comes calling.
Paul Robaix (Yves Montand) is a well known director, married to Lucy Dell (Shirley MacLaine), a famous movie star. Robaix wants to make a movie of the classic play Madame Butterfly, but he doesn't want his wife to play the leading part, as in his previous pictures. Producer Sam Lewis (Edward G. Robinson) and Lucy Dell think up a scheme to get her in the picture after all. Lucy disguises as a Geisha, and gets the leading part in the picture. When Robaix finds out he gets so mad, he wants to divorce Lucy...
A conservative attorney considering a divorce gets involved with an emotionally fragile dancer in New York.
Jerry Lewis is Kreton, a childish alien who, against his teacher's will leaves his planet to visit the Earth, and lands in the backyard of a famous television journalist who doesn't believe in U.F.O's and aliens. Wanting to study humans but not able to fully understand them, Kreton makes a mess out of it, generating a lot of comic situations.
A musician newly arrived in New York takes in a taxi dancer.
French pirate Jean Lafitte tries to redeem his name helping the U.S. in the War of 1812.
The residents of Dogpatch fight to persuade the government not to use their town as a nuclear testing ground.
Drama that focuses on the later life of Peter, one of the closest disciples of Jesus.
A Western Marshall discovers the man who raped and murdered his wife is his best friend''''s son.
A woman marries her late sister''''s husband but finds true love with his son from an earlier marriage.
A third-rate magician tours Japan with the USO.
A housewife becomes frustrated by her loveless marriage and her husband's uneasy relationship with their children.
A singer with a criminal past gets drawn back into the mob.
Singer Joe E. Lewis fights to rebuild his life after gangsters slash his vocal cords.
Omar Khayyam was one of the greatest Persian poets. He was also a brilliant mathematician. Though his quatrains were written in the 11th century, they are still popular the world over. The details of his life are unknown, so this movie invents a biography for him and includes in it his real achievements - the invention of a new calendar and the penning of those epigrammatic poems. This film has him romancing a sultan's bride and foiling the assassin sect's plot to kill the sultan's son.
A hopelessly innocent private gets himself kidnapped in Morocco.
To escape the edict of Egypt's Pharoah, Rameses I, condemning all first-born Hebrew males, the infant Moses is set adrift on the Nile in a reed basket. Saved by the pharaoh's daughter Bithiah, he is adopted by her and brought up in the court of her brother, Pharaoh Seti. Moses gains Seti's favor and the love of the throne princess Nefertiri, as well as the hatred of Seti's son, Rameses. When his Hebrew heritage is revealed, Moses is cast out of Egypt, and makes his way across the desert where he marries, has a son and is commanded by God to return to Egypt to free the Hebrews from slavery. In Egypt Moses's fiercest enemy proves to be not Rameses, but someone near to him who can 'harden his heart'.
A corset designer takes a job selling barbed wire in the wild West.
At sinister carnival The Garden of Evil, the main attraction is Goliath, "world's largest gorilla...cost the lives of 1,000 men before his capture." Barker Joey Matthews is about to enter the gorilla act, teamed with seductive mantrap Laverne, the owner's wife. Then a man is found dead of a broken neck. Was it Goliath or someone wearing Joey's gorilla suit? Detective Sgt. Garrison finds four interlocked romantic triangles among the suspects...
A cowboy infiltrates a bandit hideout in search of his girlfriend's killer.
On the beach one night, Christine Faber, two years a widow, thinks she hears her late husband Paul calling out of the surf...then meets a tall dark man, Alexis, who seems to know all about such things. After more ghostly manifestations, Christine and younger sister Janet become enmeshed in the eerie artifices of Alexis; but he in turn finds himself manipulated into deeper deviltry than he had in mind...
A crook on the lam poses as a psychiatrist.
A gang of bank robbers is pursued by an insurance investigator.
A convict uses a fake gun to start a full-scale prison escape.
Make-Up (TV Mini-Series)
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.
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