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Born: July 18, 1940 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA Profession: Cast ...
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Director (feature film)

1.
My Brother's War (1997) as Director
Retired CIA agent Adam Hall has been called in to locate and neutralize Liam Fallon, an armed and dangerous renegade IRA terrorist who has begun a campaign of murder and mayhem designed to end the peace talks. Hall must employ the help of Liam's brother Gerry, a convicted terrorist responsible for k

Cast (feature film)

2.
Nest, The (2015)
Adult sisters decide to throw one last massive party in their parents' house before it's sold, in the process they learn to mature.
3.
Elsa and Fred (2014)
Aging widowers visit the Trevi Fountain in Rome and the experience rekindles their passion for love.
4.
33, The (2014)
Recounting the true life story the collapse of the Chilean mine and the rescue of the 33 miners who were trapped underground for 69 days.
6.
Gametime (2012)
The world and business of college basketball through the eyes of two recruits.
7.
Love, Wedding, Marriage (2011)
When newlywed marriage counselor Ava learns that her parents are headed for divorce, she cannot accept it. Ava sets out on a dangerous path to save her parents' marriage at the expense of her own, manipulating loved ones to achieve her objectives.
8.
Burlesque (2010)
A small town singer moves to the big city for her chance at stardom when she discovers Burlesque, a glamorous nightclub packed with dancers, sizzling musical numbers, and an owner in need of a star.
9.
Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard, The (2009)
Who is Don Ready? Salesman? Lover? Song Stylist? Semi-professional dolphin trainer? Ready is all of the above - except for a dolphin trainer. When he's asked to help save an ailing local car dealership from bankruptcy, Ready and his ragtag crew descend on the town of Temecula like a pack of coyotes
10.
Bitter/Sweet (2008)
American businessman Brian Chandler has a perfect life with a great job and beautiful fiancé. When his boss, renegade coffee mogul Calvert Jenkins sends him to Thailand to inspect a crop for purchase, Brian meets Ticha, a beautiful Bangkok executive who has long-since given up on the prospects of fi
11.
Last Chance Harvey (2008)
New Yorker Harvey Shine is on the verge of losing his dead-end job as a jingle writer. Warned by his boss that he has just one more chance to deliver, Harvey goes to London for a weekend to attend his daughter's wedding but promises to be back on Monday morning to make an important meeting--or else.
12.
Lost City Raiders (2008)
After a series of natural disasters, came a rapid melting of the polar ice caps, and the flooding of all the continents within three years. Billions died, all major coastal cities were lost, and the rest of mankind fled to what was left of the earth's landmass. With not enough food or space, the new
13.
Hunting Party, The (2007)
Three journalists make a half-hearted attempt at capturing an alleged architect of ethnic cleansing in Bosnia. They get mistaken for CIA agents and come close to actually succeeding.
14.
Mysterious (2007)
A rich married film producer discovers a semi conscious woman pushed ashore by a dolphin beneath his Bahamian estate. Soon he realizes the shores of his island hold more than just a glorious sea. Strange murders occur involving his friends and this ethereal woman he has become romantically entwined
15.
16.
Widow on the Hill (2005)
Based on a true story, Linda Dupree is a young nurse who, while assisting well-to-do landowner Hank Cavanaugh and his daughters in caring for his terminally ill wife, begins seducing Hank. When their mother dies and Linda marries Hank, the daughters do what they can to accept their father's choice.
17.
Reagans (Showtime), The (2003) as Ronald Reagan
This broad examination of the lives of Ronald and Nancy Reagan includes a look at their clan's volatile family dynamics and spans five decades, from the couple's early careers as actors, through Reagan's governorship and eventual ascension to the Presidency. The ever-changing social and political c
18.
Guy Thing, A (2003) as Ken
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.
19.
Master of Disguise, The (2002) as Fabbrizio Disguisey
Pistachio Disguisey, a sweet natured Italian waiter at his father Fabbrizio's restaurant, can't figure out why he compulsively mimics his customers and desires to change his appearance. What he doesn't know yet is that these traits are part of the Disguisey family secret legacy. Fabbrizio has never
20.
Antwone Fisher (2002) as Commanding officer
Based on a true story, a biographical drama centering upon Antwone "Fish" Fisher who--once a Sony Pictures security guard--eventually gained fame as an acclaimed writer and a Hollywood producer. In the earlier part of his life, he was a sailor prone to violent outbursts. On the verge of being kicked
21.
Catch Me If You Can (2002) as Jack Barnes
Based on a true story, Frank W. Abagnale was employed as a doctor, a lawyer, and as a co-pilot for a major airline company-all before reaching his 21st birthday. A successful con artist and master of deception, Frank is also a brilliant forger, whose skill at check fraud has netted him millions of dollars in stolen funds--much to the chagrin of the authorities. FBI Agent Carl Hanratty has made it his prime mission to capture him and bring him to justice, however Frank is always one step ahead of Carl, baiting him to continue the chase.
22.
Traffic (2001) as General Ralph Landry
A movie exploring the inner workings of the international drug trade.
23.
Children of Fortune (2000) as Dave Passenger
A detective and single father takes his 14-year-old daughter with him on an investigation that leads them into a small Arizona town of polygamists.<P>Dave Passenger is a Naval Criminal Investigative Service agent in San Diego, whose ex-wife has just sent their rebellious 14-year-old daughter Erica t
24.
To Love, Honor and Betray (1999) as Ted Brennan
Melissa Brennan, an emergency room nurse, has always respected her parents' happy marriage and idolized her father Ted. All that changes when she catches him in another woman's arms. Melissa keeps her father's indiscretion to herself but her mother Julia is bewildered by her daughter's sudden coldne
25.
Marriage of Convenience, A (1998) as Mason Whitney
Chris Winslow, formerly a driven executive, sacrifices her career to raise her late sister's infant son Kevin. Seven years later, the unknown father suddenly appears, provoking questions. Anxious to resolve the issue of custody, Kevin recommends a solution to the judge -- that the unlikely couple se
26.
Scent of Vengeance (1998)
Jesse Martin is a young, dynamic oil engineer who travels to Central America to take charge of an international oil company's lucrative drilling operations. What he doesn't realize is that he is stepping into a territorial war between a goverment army and a rebel band each fighting for control of th
27.
Haunted Sea, The (1997)
A ship's crew discovers a cursed, abandoned ship filled with Aztec gold.
28.
Goodbye America (1997) as Ed Johnson
Set during the last days of the American military base at Subic Bay in the Philippines, three young Navy SEALS find the bonds of friendship and honor tested as each must deal with the political and social changes that come with America's changing military needs.
29.
My Brother's War (1997) as Adam Hall
Retired CIA agent Adam Hall has been called in to locate and neutralize Liam Fallon, an armed and dangerous renegade IRA terrorist who has begun a campaign of murder and mayhem designed to end the peace talks. Hall must employ the help of Liam's brother Gerry, a convicted terrorist responsible for k
30.
Lewis & Clark & George (1997) as (Cameo Appearance)
Lewis is a murderer and Clark is a brainy nerd who has done time for computer crime. They find a map to a gold mine and are forced together because Lewis can't read. Along comes George, a cigar smoking femme fatale who steals cars and has a poisonous pet snake that she stole from a thug who is clos
31.
Hijacked: Flight 285 (1996) as Ron Showman
Drama about a domestic flight hijacked by a desperate fugitive and his accomplices; and how ordinary people become heroes trying to save their fellow passengers and crew.
32.
Visual Bible: The Gospel According to Matthew, The (1996)
An adaptation of the life of Matthew as chronicled in his Gospel.
33.
Cannes Man (1996) as (Cameo Appearance)
A producer makes a bet that he can take the worst script -- entitled "Con Man" -- and get a deal for it at the Cannes Film Festival.
34.
To Face Her Past (1996) as Greg Hollander
Beth became pregnant as a teenager, but was forced by her father-in-law to give up the baby. She shared her secret with her second husband, but hid her past from her daughter, Lori. When the family finds out that Lori has leukemia and needs a bone marrow transplant, Beth is willing to reveal her pas
35.
Indecent Behavior II (1996)
A sex therapist becomes the target of a dangerous blackmailer.
36.
Tracks of a Killer (1996) as David Hawkner
Business mogul David Hawkner and his wife are enjoying a quiet vacation by themselves at their isolated retreat. The serenity is broken when they become the targets of a handsome, crazed killer.
37.
Final Justice (1996)
A quiet weekend at a lakeside cabin becomes an unexpected nightmare when three couples are taken on a twenty-four hour ride of terror.
38.
Terminal Virus (1995) as Mckabe
After global nuclear, chemical and biological warfare destroys the ozone layer, horrible sickness overcomes what's left of humanity. As a result, men and women become toxic to one another, and genders separate and arm themselves to the teeth in order to protect against infection.
39.
Expert, The (1995)
After a serial killer murders his sister, a special combat trainer for the police department seeks revenge.
40.
Savate (1995) as Colonel Jones
A mysterious Frenchman uses his unique martial-arts skills to defend frontier homesteaders from a vicious landgrabber.
41.
Relative Fear (1994) as Detective Atwater
A couple suspect their mute, artistically gifted four-year-old son of murder after those who taunt him begin to die mysteriously.
42.
Perry Mason Mystery: The Case of the Grimacing Governor, A (1994) as Ryan Allison
The alleged suicide of a gubernatorial candidate triggers a series of mysterious deaths leading to the governor's mansion, and "Wild" Bill McKenzie, a friend of Perry Mason, is on the case.
43.
Parallel Lives (1994) as Spencer Jones
"Guided improvisation" about a group of people coming together at a fraternity/sorority reunion.
44.
Cheatin' Hearts (1993) as Henry
Set in a small town in New Mexico, a family torn apart by passion, lies and deception learns to face the truth of the past.
45.
Visions of Murder (1993) as Hal
A psychotherapist is caught in a web of intrigue when one of her patients is found murdered.
46.
Gunsmoke: The Long Ride (1993) as John Parsley
A television movie sequel based on the long-running series, "Gunsmoke." Long-retired Marshal Dillon, mistakenly suspected of murdering a wealthy mine owner, heads out in search of the actual killers.
47.
Twin Sisters (1992) as Michael
The death of her twin sister leads a beautiful woman to pose as her sister and investigate and uncover a brutal world of greed, deception and murder.
48.
Gas Food Lodging (1991) as John Evans
Slice of life about a single mother and her two teenage daughters living in a trailer park on the edge of the desert.
49.
Ted & Venus (1991) as Max Waters
Set in Venice Beach, California in 1974, a gifted, distrubed poet thinks he's found his muse in the Venus-like form of a community service worker.
50.
Backstab (1990) as Cliff Murphy
After a torrid sexual encounter with a beautiful stranger, an architect finds himself framed for a murder he didn't commit.
51.
Nightmare On The 13th Floor (1990) as Dr Alan Lanier
A writer uncovers a Satanic cult which conducts ritualistic murders on the secret thirteenth floor of a hotel.
52.
Bad Jim (1989) as B D Sweetman
After discovering Billy the Kid's horse, a cowboy trades in his white hat for a black one.
53.
Finish Line (1989) as Martin Shrevelowe
The use of steroids has tragic effects on a young athlete's life when a former track star pushes his son to excel in college track and field.
54.
Deep Dark Secrets (1987) as Michael Wakefield
A television movie about a naive young woman who discovers shocking secrets about her overprotective husband after he disappears and is presumed dead.
55.
Intimate Encounters (1986) as Nick Atkins
A lonely wife and a workaholic husband must deal with a broken marriage when the wife's romantic fantasies become real sexual encounters with strangers. After a marriage of 15 years becomes stale and unromantic, and believing her husband to be more interested in his business than in her, Julie Atkin
56.
Pee-Wee's Big Adventure (1985)
When his prized bicycle is stolen, a small-town boy searches the country for it.
57.
Beverly Hills Cowgirl Blues (1985) as Harry Wild
Comely female detective from Laramie, Wyoming, links up with laid-back Beverly Hills cop, a desk jockey assigned to keep her out of the department's hair, while she goes about tracking down the killer of a respectable smalltown girl who turns out to be a hooker mixed up in diamond smuggling. This li
58.
Hotel (1983) as Peter Mcdermott
A television movie pilot for an ABC series based on Arthur Hailey's novel "Hotel." Dramatic vignettes depict incidents in the lives of guests and staff of the St. Gregory Hotel in San Francisco.
59.
White Water Rebels (1983) as Mike Mckay
This adventure drama out of the "Deliverance" school puts white water kayaker James Brolin, and freelance photojournalist Catherine Bach, on a collision course with unscrupulous developer Richard Lynch, who will stop at nothing to build his dam.
60.
Cowboy (1983) as Ward Mcnally
James Brolin plays a tenderfoot rancher in this contemporary Western, a disillusioned schoolteacher who returns from the big city to the scene of his boyhood to fulfill a dream, and Ted Danson is a crippled ex-rodeo performer he hires to teach him the ropes and help run the spread. Annie Potts is the local cafe owner who gives them a boost on behalf of the locals, while land baron Randy Quaid, crooked banker George DiCenzo and nasty Sheriff Michael Pataki conspire to grab Brolin's land. Filmed in and near Waxahachie, Texas. (James Brolin replaced Gary Busey after one day of filming.)
61.
Ambush Murders (1982) as Paul Marshall
James Brolin replaced Sam Elliott as the dedicated defense attorney at the third trial of a drawn-out murder case against an outspoken black activist who has been accused in the killing of two white policemen. This fictionalized version of a true story was adapted from the book by Ben Bradlee, Jr.
62.
Mae West (1982) as Jim Timony
Ann Jillian's portrait of legendary actress Mae West in this customarily white-washed TV biography, covering her flamboyant career through her triumphant Broadway return in "Diamond Lil" in 1948, won her an Emmy Award nomination. James Brolin plays Mae West's long-time lover and manager, Jim Timony,
63.
High Risk (1981) as Stone
A group of greedy friends steal a few million dollars from a South American drug dealer only become involved in more bloodshed then they had anticipated.
64.
Night Of The Juggler (1980) as Sean Boyd
Sean Boyd is a divorced father and a former police officer who has an enemy on the force determined to kill him. When Sean's daughter is kidnapped and the police are not helping, Sean goes after her abductor himself, having to evade his would-be killer in the process.
65.
The Amityville Horror (1979) as George Lutz
Newlyweds discover their dream home is haunted.
66.
Capricorn One (1978) as Charles Brubaker
The government fakes a Mars landing then sets out to kill the astronauts involved.
67.
Steel Cowboy (1978) as Clayton Pfanner
An independent trucker, trying to keep his marriage alive and his rig out of the hands of bill collectors, agrees to haul a cargo of stolen cattle with his good-old-boy buddy.
68.
Car, The (1977) as Wade Parent
The murderer of people in a small town turns out to be a car that is possessed.
69.
Gable and Lombard (1976) as Clark Gable
When leading man Clark Gable and comedienne Carole Lombard meet at a party, they take an instant dislike to each other and she punches him in the jaw. But fate continues to bring the couple together and eventually they fall in love. However, their romance is marred by the fact that Gable is married
70.
Class of '63 (1973) as Joe Hart
A campus reunion is the setting for a jealous husband to take revenge on his wife's former lover, his college rival, still convinced that the two are seeing each other after all these years.
71.
Trapped (1973) as Chuck Brenner
A thriller about a man who is accidentally locked in a department store overnight and finds himself held at bay by six vicious Doberman guard dogs. Cinematographer Fred Mandl's contribution was cited for an Emmy Award nomination.
72.
Westworld (1973) as Blane
A future fantasy park turns deadly when robot workers go on a killing spree.
73.
Short Walk to Daylight (1972) as Tom Phelan
Eight terrified people, trapped in a New York subway tunnel when a devastating earthquake levels the city, desperately try to find a way out.
74.
Skyjacked (1972) as [Sgt.] Jerome K. Weber [also known as Jerome K. Weller]
A mad bomber forces a jet to re-route to Moscow.
75.
The Boston Strangler (1968) as Sergeant Lisi
Federal and local law officers try to catch a deadly serial killer.
76.
Fantastic Voyage (1966) as Technician
A diplomat is nearly assassinated. In order to save him, a submarine is shrunken to microscopic size and injected into his blood stream with a small crew. They have just begun their voyage when it becomes clear there is a saboteur on board.
77.
Way ... Way Out (1966) as Ted
The Americans and Russians each have a two-person base on the Moon The Americans have had to keep replacing their astronaut teams because they quickly go crazy; they have been using only male astronauts on the unspoken assumption that this would avoid any possibility of impropriety. The Russians, as godless Communists, are under no such constraints, and their male-female team has remained well-adjusted At the start of the film, a male and female American astronaut team is sent up to replace the sex-starved all-male team. The government insists on them being married first to preserve morality. Most of the story revolves around the eventual consummation of this marriage of convenience, and around their relationship with their Russian neighbors, who keep casually dropping by.
78.
Von Ryan's Express (1965) as Private Ames
Ryan, an American POW, leads his fellow prisoners on a dangerous escape from the Germans in Italy. Having seemingly made errors of judgement, Ryan has to win the support of the mainly British soldiers he is commanding.

Producer (feature film)

79.
Standing Ovation (2010)
Five junior high school friends form a singing group called "The 5 Ovations" to compete in a national music video contest for a cash prize of one million dollars. With limited funds and resources, these street smart kids use their wits, courage and passion to create spectacular song and dance number
80.
Final Justice (1996) as Executive Producer
A quiet weekend at a lakeside cabin becomes an unexpected nightmare when three couples are taken on a twenty-four hour ride of terror.
81.
Cheatin' Hearts (1993) as Executive Producer
Set in a small town in New Mexico, a family torn apart by passion, lies and deception learns to face the truth of the past.

Cast (special)

82.
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Barbra Streisand (2001)
The American Film Institute honors Barbra Streisand with its Lifetime Achievement Award for her accomplishments both in front of and behind the camera.
83.
Skyscrapers: Going Up (2000) as Narration
Documentary that travels to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, for a look at the 1476 foot-tall Petronas Towers; Las Vegas, Nevada, for a look at the construction of the Mandalay Bay Resort; and New York City for a "day in the life" of the Empire State Building.
84.
Tunnels: Digging In (2000) as Narration
Documentary that examines the most dangerous branch of engineering -- the building of tunnels. The history of tunnel building is strewn with the bodies of workers who perished from drowning, disease or decompression, and while modern tools have made work a bit safer, nothing can remove all of the da
85.
Bridges: Reaching Out (2000) as Narration
Documentary in which bridge designer David Goodyear highlights the trials and tribulations of bridge-building, while describing his work on a reinforced cement arch cantilevered over a 300-foot-deep gorge in the Oregon high plains. The program also depicts the perils confronting the engineers of Jap
86.
Body Human 2000: Love, Sex & the Miracle of Birth (1999) as Host
Documentary special that explores the mysteries of human sexuality from the first spark of attraction to birth. The program utilizes state-of-the-art photography to capture a photograph of a fetus at 25 days old.
87.
Celebrity Weddings: In Style (1999)
A behind-the-scenes look at celebrity weddings of 1998.
88.
America's Great Parks: Grand Canyon, Yellowstone and Yosemite (1998) as Narration
Special incorporates computer animation, time-lapse photography, infrared imaging, geyser-cams, UV lights and more to bring America's National Parks to life. Exposes the hot-spots of wildlife and geothermal activity, as well as revealing what the land was once like.
89.
Tiger: Lord of the Wild (1996) as Narration
Documentary about tigers and international efforts to save them from extinction.
90.
Creatures of Africa's Hidden World (1996) as Host
A documentary focusing on the lives of Africa's tiny creatures -- mites, ticks, moths and other invertebrates that help maintain the balance of nature's design.
91.
Tiger: Lord of the Wild (1996) as Host
Documentary about tigers and international efforts to save them from extinction.
92.
Last Charge of the Rhino, The (1996) as Host
Documentary about international efforts to save the black rhino from extinction.
93.
Secrets of the World's Greatest Escape Artists (1996) as Host
Some of the world's greatest escape artists perform death-defying acts and reveal the secrets behind their acts.
94.
Blue Whales: Giants of the Deep (1995) as Narration
Documentary exploring the lives of blue whales and their changing relationship with man and the blue whales' comeback from the brink of extinction.
95.
Orangutans: Children of the Forest (1995) as Narration
Documentary following the journey of a domesticated orangutan (Di-Di) given the opportunity to once again live in the wild, thanks to Dr. Willie Smits' re-introduction program in Indonesian Borneo.
96.
Blue Whales: Giants of the Deep (1995) as Host
Documentary exploring the lives of blue whales and their changing relationship with man and the blue whales' comeback from the brink of extinction.
97.
Orangutans: Children of the Forest (1995) as Host
Documentary following the journey of a domesticated orangutan (Di-Di) given the opportunity to once again live in the wild, thanks to Dr. Willie Smits' re-introduction program in Indonesian Borneo.
98.
Lion: Africa's King of the Beasts (1994) as Narration
A year in the life of a lion pride roaming northern Tanzania's Ngorongoro Crater.
99.
29th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, The (1994)
A live presentation of the 29th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards honoring outstanding country music performers.
100.
To the Ends of the Earth (1994)
Documentary exploring the culture, scenery and local history of two remote areas of the world; actor James Brolin travels to Kenya, and Lauren Hutton to Papua, New Guinea.
101.
Lion: Africa's King of the Beasts (1994) as Host
A year in the life of a lion pride roaming northern Tanzania's Ngorongoro Crater.
102.
28th Academy of Country Music Awards, The (1993)
A live awards special honoring the stars of country music.
103.
Time Warner Presents the Earth Day Special (1990)
A special in which prominent celebrities of film, television, sports, and music join together to publicize the global crisis of pollution, starvation, and resource shortage under the sponsorship of giant media conglomerate Time Warner.
104.
Golden Globe Awards (1987)
The 44th annual "Golden Globe Awards" presentation by the Foreign Press Association for top achievements in film and television. The telecast also includes presentation of the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement to Anthony Quinn.
105.
37th Annual Prime Time Emmy Awards, The (1985)
The thirty-seventh annual presentation by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (ATAS) of the Emmy Awards for prime time television. Telecast live from the Pasadena Civic Auditorium, Pasadena, California.
106.
City vs. Country (1971)
A music and comedy battle between confirmed city-dweller Danny Thomas and certified country boy Tennessee Ernie Ford.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

107.
Blood Money (1996) as Lieutenant Kincaid
108.
Harts in High Season (1996) as Eliott Manning
109.
City Boy (1994) as Tom Mcclean
110.
Back Stab (1991) as Cliff Murphy

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

111.
Sidney Sheldon's "The Sands of Time" (1992) as Colonel Acoca
112.
And the Sea Will Tell (1991) as Mac Graham
A two-part miniseries based on the book by Vincent Bugliosi, dramatizing the true story of two very different couples involved in a mysterious double murder on a deserted island off Hawaii and the puzzling, sensational trial that followed.
113.
Voice Of The Heart (1990) as Victor Mason
114.
Hold the Dream (1986) as Ross Nelson

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