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|Also Known As:||Died:||October 20, 2006|
|Born:||August 12, 1910||Cause of Death:||natural causes|
|Birth Place:||Campgaw, New Jersey, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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A television movie based on the "Amityville" series of feature films and books. After the death of a woman's husband, she and her three children move in with her mother, a strong-willed woman living alone in northern California. When a series of mysterious events occurs, the two women suspect that t
An illiterate, unemployed woman abandoned by an abusive husband, puts her three children in a child-care center and then learns she has unwittingly signed them away to an unscrupulous private adoption agency and finds that she is the victim of a conspiracy. Emmy Award nominations for costume design
A silent killer stalks New Orleans and threatens the Super Bowl football game, putting a roster fill of familiar TV faces in jeopardy in this mini-version of "Two Minute Warning."
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
This film offers a reverent retelling of the courtship of Mary and Joseph and the first Christmas. Filmed around Almeria, Spain.
Three people's lives are drastically changed when they are suddenly given one million dollars each by an eccentric billionaire in this pilot to a prospective new series which the producers hoped would equal the success of the original one that ran from 1955 to 1960 -- with Robert Quarry now in the r
After the Civil War, a young Southerner races to find his family''s treasure, buried on a swampy Florida island.
An ambitious movie biography of the famed aviatrix and her marriage to a noted publisher. Emmy nominations went to Susan Clark as Best Actress, Susan Oliver as Best Supporting Actress, and William Tuntke and Richard Freedman for their art direction and set decoration.
The socialite-to-revolutionary evolution of a pampered young heiress whose concern leads her first to the Peace Corps and ultimately to a group of political terrorists bent on changing the system. Art Carney, as her father in this film paralleling the Patty Hearst case, received an Emmy nomination a
Adaptation of the Mark Twain classic about a small-town Missouri boy who tracks down a murderer.
This mystery thriller finds a husband searching for his young wife who has disappeared following a domestic tiff and uncovering evidence implicating himself as her murderer.
A woman with grown children discovers she's pregnant again.
Harry Davis, principal of the Burberry Elementary School, is concerned because his two little boys wish they were bears. One day, the two boys meet an old gypsy who tells them to use a magic cream and teaches them a spell to turn themselves into bears. When they find their sister's strange freckle cream, they do become bears. Unfortunately, when they turn back into boys, no one will believe their story.
A young woman touring Germany is caught between a married symphony conductor and a doctor from back home.
Rich Lois Frazer, divorcing her fortune-hunter husband, finds he's bought a gun. Suspecting he plans to kill her, she calls in her lover, who just happens to be Homicide Lieutenant Ed Cullen. When Ed arrives, the gun gets used...and because of his relationship with Lois, Ed is compelled to compound a felony. The good news: Ed himself is assigned to the case. The bad news: Ed's hotshot younger brother Andy, a new- minted detective, is also on the case...and anxious to prove himself.
An alcoholic lawyer sobers up to defend his friend in a murder case.
A deranged writer murders a maid after she resists his advances. The writer engages his brother's help in hiding the body, and then watches as the brother becomes the prime suspect.
A married song and dance team tries to adopt a child.
The discovery that she''''s adopted shakes a young girl''''s sense of security.
A naval officer devotes his life to the development of the aircraft carrier.
A railroad surveyor faces an Indian rebellion.
A lawman tries to find the source of a juvenile delinquent's bad behavior.
A married insurance man falls for a criminal''s girlfriend.
Perry Ashwell is a self-satisfied child psychologist who takes his colleagues and wife somewhat for granted. So confident is he of his position that he introduces rich attractive painter Octavio Quaglini to his office and home. Quaglini is no respecter of convention, and April Ashwell is extremely attractive.
A reporter pretends to be Jewish in order to cover a story on anti-Semitism.
A prosecutor fights to prove the defendant in a scandalous murder case is innocent.
A semi-trifle with Adolphe Menjou as a department store floor walker who is persuaded by four husband-seeking salesgirls---two-bordering-on-three of which were well beyond the "girl" stage---to pose as their father in a Long Island mansion which they lease in order to gain access to eligible young men of means. The Greeks had a word for them, and they called them Golddiggers over at Warners.Flighty Bille Burke posed as their mother. And Adolphe Menjou got to display his soup-and-fish wardrobe only still worn by him and retired Prussian diplomats The exploitation for the film made special note of the presence of pianist Eugene List, who had gained international publicity by playing for the Big Three---Roosevelt, Churchill and Stalin---at their Potsdam Conference.
In this remake of Universal's 1938 "The Crime of Dr. Hallet", two scientists, Dr. Paul Harris (Lowell Gilmore) and Dr. William Sommers (Peter Cookson), are seeking a cure for a jungle fever. Sommers dies after inoculating himself with a new serium. Gilmore, in order to continue to receive the financial backing that Sommers had, assumes his identity and carrys on the work with newly-arrived Dr. Mary Harris (Jane Wyatt.) Sommers widow Virginia (Julie Bishop) also drops in and accuses Harris of murdering her husband. To prove his innocence, Mary, who is in love with him, inoculates herself with the Harris serium.
A young ne'er-do-well tries to get his life on track to help his ailing mother.
A newly elected Marshall clashes with the banker who runs the town.
A female surgeon pretends to be a nurse so she can serve on the front line.
An old freighter single-handedly takes on a Nazi war fleet.
A married woman invites a former boyfriend to dinner, and he decides to move in.
An amnesiac groom unknowingly marries a second time.
Rodeo rider Hurricane Smith is wrongly convicted of murder and robbery, but escapes and creates a new and happy life for himself. But one of the real criminals shows up to claim the loot which he believes Smith has.
Four fugitives from a Chinese revolution discover a lost world of peace and harmony.
A cop, who plays by his own rules, brings down a notorious gangster.
Charles Dickens' classic tale of Pip, a poor orphan who befriends an escaped convict and who grows up in the company of a bitter old woman, Miss Havisham, and her haughty young ward, Estella. Pip learns the rewards of both vindictiveness and gratitude as a result of these events.
An abused wife flees her husband and finds love, but at a price.
Coverage of the fifth annual pageant featuring mother/daughter teams from 31 states competing in a variety of categories.
A Christmas special featuring traditional holiday music, a reading of "One Solitary Life" (?), and a segment showing original Christmas drawings by children, including some from the Exceptional Children's Foundation.
A special which documents the aftermath of the blacklist in the movie industry, which started in October 1947, when the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC) began its investigation into alleged Communist activities in Hollywood. The program examines the longterm effects of the hearings by
A special featuring more than 100 stars and highlights from the most memorable moments in radio and television history spanning six decades on America's first broadcast network. NBC stars, past and present, recall, via film clips and personal memories, unforgettable moments from the past 60 years. H
The second extension episode based on the "Father Knows Best" series of the '50s and '60s. In this story, Betty, Bud, and Kathy join their parents, Jim and Margaret Anderson, for Christmas. The kids are saddened to discover that it will be their last Christmas in the old house, which Jim and Margare
The first extension episode based on the long-running "Father Knows Best" series of the '50s and '60s. In the first story, the Anderson children -- Betty, Bud, and Kathy -- return home to celebrate the thirty-fifth wedding anniversary of their parents, Jim and Margaret Anderson. The characters of t
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