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Cast (feature film)

Raising Helen (2004) as Mourner (New Jersey Life)
Helen Harris is living the life she's always dreamed of: her career at a top modeling agency is on the rise; she spends her days at fashion shows and her nights at the city's hottest clubs. But her carefree lifestyle comes to a screeching halt when one phone call changes everything. Helen soon finds
Other Sister, The (1999) as Guest William (At The Weddings)
Twenty-four year old Carla Tate is a slightly mentally challenged young woman who, after years of special education at a private boarding school, has successfully transcended many of her limitations--except for that of her over-protective mother, Elizabeth. When Carla graduates and returns home with dreams and ambitions, her need for personal fulfillment begins to express itself in ways her mother is unable to accept. When she falls in love for the first time, Carla defies her mother in order to prove that despite all appearances she has the capacity to be a responsible adult, worthy of love and being loved. Embarking on a journey of self-discovery, Carla and her boyfriend Danny set out together to find answers to some of life''s toughest challenges, and prove that sometimes, an ordinary life can be an extraordinary achievement.
Love Affair (1994) as Elevator Operator
After meeting and falling in love, a couple plan a rendezvous six months later. When one of them is injured on the way to the meeting, the other waits without knowing what happened.
Exit to Eden (1994) as Wheelchair Walker
A macho, hedonistic photographer seeks out his sexual fantasies at a resort owned by a woman. After submitting himself to sexual slavery, the two fall in love. Meanwhile, two conservative cops have gone undercover to infiltrate the establishment.
Frankie and Johnny (1991) as Retired Customer (The Diner)
Johnny is fresh out of jail and working at a diner when he spots tough-as-nails waitress Frankie. Johnny is determined to woo her, but the emotionally battered Frankie fights him all the way.
Dick Tracy (1990) as Judge Harper
The intrepid comic strip detective fights off a ruthless gangster and his seductive girlfriend.
Pretty Woman (1990) as Pops
A millionaire turns a streetwalker into a lady for one weekend.
Blood Red (1989) as Dr Scola
Set in the Napa Valley in 1895, an immigrant family struggles to keep their vineyards from industrialists.
Beaches (1988) as Doorman (New York)
Childhood friends share their triumphs and tragedies through the years.
Overboard (1987) as Captain Karl
A small-town carpenter convinces a shipwrecked heiress with amnesia that she''''s his wife.
Nothing in Common (1986) as Remo
Because of his talent, charm and wisecracking sense of humor, David Basner is a self-made man on the fast track. He loves his job, his band accountant is healthy and women find him irresistible. Then his father Max, calls to give David the news that he and David''s mother Lorraine are calling it quits after 35 years. Now, aside from pressures of his own busy life, David has the new responsibilities of taking care of his crotchety dad and emotionally supporting his mother. Through these experiences, David gains a new understanding and appreciation of his parents, with whom he thought he had nothing in common.
Free Ride (1986) as Old Man Garbagio
In order to impress a sexy girl, a teenager "borrows" a red sports car that has been parked in front of a singles bar. He takes the girl for a ride in the car, unaware that a quarter of a million dollars of mob money is in the back seat.
Flamingo Kid, The (1984) as Colonel Cal Eastland
In the early 60s a Brooklyn teenager gets a job waiting on the rich and the "shady" rich at a nearby beach club and comes of age in the process.
Young Doctors In Love (1982) as Young Simon'S Grandfather
The new group of interns at City Hospital struggle to survive their first year of residency. One of the new doctors cannot handle the sight of blood, another has a drug problem, but the main distraction from their medical training is all of the sex they are having with each other.
Death Wish II (1982) as Judge
The architect from New York turns vigilante in Los Angeles after more brutality too close to home.
Angel on My Shoulder (1980) as Gino Gianelli
A small time Chicago hood, now deceased, gets a second chance at life by striking a bargain with the Devil by inhabiting -- and attempting to corrupt -- a totally honest politician. In this contemporary version of the 1946 fantasy-comedy that starred Paul Muni, Anne Baxter and Claude Rains, the comp
Nero Wolfe (1979) as Durkin
Gourmet Nero Wolfe interrupts his orchid-tending to take on the case of a lady tycoon who wants to know why she's under investigation by the FBI, only to find himself enmeshed in a puzzling murder-mystery. This pilot to a prospective Nero Wolfe series went on the shelf after being made in 1977 becau
North Avenue Irregulars, The (1979) as Max Roca
When crooks set up operations in a traditional town, a minister and a group of church ladies are willing to do anything, no matter how wacky, to get them out.
Corey: For the People (1977) as Judge Taylor
A lowly assistant D.A. bucks the system and files capital charges against a socialite in the murder of her doctor-husband, suspecting that she is more than the battered wife killing her spouse in self-defense. This was a proposed pilot for a series for Artur Rubinstein's actor/musician son John.
High Anxiety (1977) as Bartender
A man must come to terms with his own "high anxiety" in this loving parody of the films of Alfred Hitchcock.
Turning Point of Jim Malloy, The (1975) as Lintzie
Life in John O'Hara's small Pennsylvania town of Gibbsville with the son of the town doctor returning home after being kicked out of Yale and finding a new career on the town's newspaper. Originally it was called "John O'Hara's Gibbsville," which became the title for the short-lived (late 1976) seri
Capone (1975) as Big Jim Colosimo
The story of the rise and fall of the infamous Chicago gangster Al Capone and the control he exhibited over the city during the prohibition years. Unusually, briefly covering the years after Capone was imprisoned.
Chesty Anderson - U.S. Navy (1975) as Baron
Voluptuous Chesty Anderson is a WAVE in the U. S. Navy who is busy chasing the Mafioso who killed her younger sister. She is aided in her pursuit by three Navy friends and a government agent.
Matt Helm (1975) as Taylor
Intrepid secret agent-turned-private eye Matt Helm finds himself involved with an international black market operation in heavy munitions when he tries to protect a beautiful movie star whose life is endangered. The pilot, with Franciosa taking up where Dean Martin left off after four Helm movies, s
Murdock's Gang (1973) as Barney Pirelli
A flamboyant, disbarred attorney and his staff of ex-cons are hired by a multimillionaire to find an embezzling bookkeeper, uncovering a trail of murder, suicide, blackmail and double-dealing in this unsuccessful series pilot.
The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight (1971) as [Francis] Water Buffalo [Cosanto]
A gang of penny-ante crooks bumbles their way through their shot at the big time.
The Producers (1968) as Bartender
A Broadway producer decides to get rich by creating the biggest flop of his career.
What's So Bad About Feeling Good? (1968) as Captain Wallace
A smuggled toucan escapes from New York customs and infects every downtrodden person in the city with a virus that causes them to be happy and generous.
Seconds (1966) as Man in station
A bored rich man buys a new life from a secret organization.
Who Killed Teddy Bear? (1965) as
A busboy at a disco has sexual problems related to events in his childhood. He becomes obsessed with a disc jockey at the club, leading to obscene phone calls, voyeurism, trips to the porn shop and adult movie palace, and more! A police detective is similarly obsessed with sexual materials, leading him to become personally involved in the case.
A View From the Bridge (1962) as Longshoreman
A working-class Italian-American family is thrust into a conflict when two young men, illegal immigrants from Italy, arrive to stay in their home, and one of the young men falls in love with the niece that they have raised since a child.
Parrish (1961) as Foreman
When his mother marries into the tobacco business, a young man struggles to find himself.
Stage Struck (1958) as Victor
A young actress makes all the wrong moves trying to break in on Broadway.
Four Boys and a Gun (1957) as Detective
Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956) as Detective
True story of boxer Rocky Graziano's rise from juvenile delinquent to world champ.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

Joe Versus the Volcano (1990)
Convinced that he''s dying, a man agrees to jump into a volcano to save an island from an angry god.
Joe Versus the Volcano (1990)
Convinced that he''s dying, a man agrees to jump into a volcano to save an island from an angry god.

Cast (special)

Oh! Baby, Baby, Baby... (1974) as Cab Driver
The story of Rick and Stacy Stoner, a young married couple whose lives and marriage are slightly overwhelmed, confused, and eventually strengthened by the prospect of becoming parents of quintuplets.

Make-Up (special)

Comic Relief VIII (1998) as Hair
Eighth annual live comedy event to benefit the nation's homeless. Features stand-up comedy, musical performances and ensemble sketches. A toll-free 800 number is shown onscreen enabling viewers to make pledges and donations.

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