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|Also Known As:||Died:||September 13, 2009|
|Born:||July 21, 1926||Cause of Death:||leukaemia|
|Birth Place:||New Orleans, Louisiana, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
Down-on-his-luck Sam Bailey is forced to make an absurd gamble in order to protect his innocence.
Set in 1950s New Orleans, a naive college boy falls for his glamorous, twice-divorced aunt and finds that his life is being manipulated by an eccentric soap-opera writer.
A television movie in the "Columbo" series of telefilms for "The ABC Saturday Mystery." A celebrity dentist uses a sinister and undetectable procedure to murder an actor who has been having an affair with his wife. Columbo enters the case and immediately suspects the dentist, but has difficulty prov
Government agent Bridges, out to nail rackets czar Gould, concocts a plan to have the Justice Department buy a brothel, set up professional call-girl Farrah Fawcett as hostess, and get the crime boss on extortion. The original title, "The Whorehouse Sting", was expectedly thought to be a tad strong
Newspaper columnist Cloris Leachman finds herself able to solve everyone's problems except her own in this pilot to a prospective series. It had been scheduled to premiere nearly ten months before it finally aired. Kelly Bishop, as her assistant, and Walter Brooke, as her editor, would have joined h
A party of river rafters find their pleasure trip turning into a white water nightmare in this thinly disguised carbon of "Deliverance", the main difference being the inclusion of two women. "Hell and High Water" was the initial title of this film.
A "Rookies"-in-dune-buggies series pilot in which a comely lady cop is transferred from the narcotics division and assigned to a special police team patrolling California's beaches, only to spot a fugitive drug kingpin and find herself targeted for murder.
A Western adventure -- a "Charlie's Angels" on horseback -- involving three comely females who meet in a territorial prison, engineer a daring escape, and find themselves in a race against time to prevent the assassination of Teddy Roosevelt.
A one-time pimp turned big-city cop takes an interest in a teenage runaway who has been drawn into the hard world of prostitution after being shunned by her parents. Originally this was to have premiered in September 1976.
Mental patient Arnold Masters, hospitalized for a murder he didn't commit, learns astral projection--the art of leaving one's physical body and transporting the soul someplace else--from a fellow inmate. Upon his release, Arnold uses his new powers to bump off the people he holds responsible for his arrest, his mother's death while he was imprisoned and the price of meat! Lt. Morgan and Lt. Anderson are the cops on his trail, while his caring shrink, Dr. Scott, tries to prevent any more deaths.
A policeman's widow becomes determined to clear his name after learning that he was accused of being on the take, and following his shooting in an ambush she tracks down the real killer.
A fraternity of public and private investigators looks into the suspicious death in an auto accident of the son of one of its members' long-time, wealthy ladyfriend. This was yet another pilot for a prospective series for Lloyd Bridges.
Police recruits and their wives try to adjust to the ways of being part of a metropolitan police force. This was the pilot for the hit series (1972-75) starring Brown, Melville and Ontkean, along with Kate Jackson (in the role played by Jennifer Billingsley in this film).
A mentally unstable woman seduces a golfer. Together, they plot a murder scheme to kill the woman's psychiatrist and the golfer's rival.
A bored tycoon turns to bank robbery and courts the insurance investigator assigned to bring him in.
A meek bank auditor stands in for a look-alike gangster to uncover a stolen treasure.
Three young women brave the world of show business and pills.
African explorers discover a voodoo cult in the heart of the jungle.
A group of young soldiers parachute into France in preparation for D-Day.
The Bowery Boys get mixed up with an exiled king and a murderous band of spies.
A sailor vows to give up his wandering ways when he falls for a waitress.
Three sailors on leave back a Broadway hit.
A Marine sergeant battles Nazi agents to help a showgirl escape war torn China.
Peter Sterling (Donald O'Conner) is working at a government plant. His friend Francis (the talking mule) tells him the plant is going to be bombed. Peter passes the information to the plant manager. The bombers are caught and the plant is saved. Because of his help in saving the plant, Peter is sent to West Point. After his arrival, he finds out that Francis is there as one of the mascots. As usual, Peter gets himself in trouble by telling the commander that Francis can talk.
When a circus clown is drafted, he tries to sneak his pet lion into the service.
Against the background of the Civil War, sixteen-year-old song-and-dance artiste Lotta Crabtree works her way across America, becoming ever more popular.
G.I. Sergeant Shep Dooley, former stage star awaiting discharge in postwar Tokyo, meets his estranged love Kay when she arrives to entertain the troops. Shep, who hasn't exactly lost his former irresponsibility, does his best to court Kay anew...but she has no lack of other admirers as she labors to put on a soldier show.
The story of a platoon during the Korean War. One by one Corporal Denno's superiors are killed until it comes to the point where he must try to take command responsiblity.
Stunts (feature film)
When a group of couples gather for their regularly planned game night, someone dies and they must figure out who is the murderer.
A group of monks must escort a holy relic across war-torn 13th century Ireland.
Storyline is under wraps.
Film Production - Main (feature film)
An exorcism story, based on an episode in the Bible (Mark 5).
While honeymooning in London, an American couple is suddenly plunged into a nightmare world when Brad, the husband, witnesses an event that triggers memories hidden deeply in the recesses of his mind. Imagining himself as someone else, and married to a woman named Theresa, he believes his wife Suzy
Film Production - Main (special)
Coverage of the annual awards ceremony renowned for its mixture of designers, models, rock stars and show business luminaries.
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