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Also Known As: Died: November 10, 1992
Born: April 10, 1921 Cause of Death: lung cancer
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Salmonberries (1991) as Bingo-Chuck
The story of the friendship between two women, one half-Eskimo, and the other a refugee from East Berlin who travels to Alaska after her husband is shot in their escape attempt over the Berlin Wall.
2.
Last Flight to Hell (1991)
A kidnapped drug king-pin is rescued by his daughter and a hired hand.
3.
Three Days to a Kill (1991) as Colonel Wright
A mercenary puts together a mission to save an international ambassador who has been kidnapped by a Colombian drug lord.
4.
Trained to Kill (1989) as Ed Cooper
The sons of an American G.I., one American and one Cambodian, team up to avenge their father's death.
5.
High Desert Kill (1989) as Stan Brown
A television movie in which three sportsmen take off for a wilderness area in New Mexico for their annual hunting trip. The expedition quickly turns into a nightmare when a malevolent alien scientist encapsulates them in an enormous outdoor cage. They become human guinea pigs for grisly behavioral s
6.
Bordello (1988)
A spoof of westerns that revolves around some prostitutes and cowboys.
7.
Once Upon a Texas Train (1988) as Nash Crawford
An aging outlaw is looking to live out his fantasies as a railway bandit despite being behind bars for twenty years. A former Texas ranger who feels responsible for letting his adversary out plans to go after him one more time.
8.
Skinheads (1988)
A college student is terrorized by a gang of white supremacists.
9.
Mania (1988)
10.
Summer Camp Nightmare (1987) as Mr Warren
Franklin Reilly leads the other campers at Camp North Pines for Boys in a revolt against the strict owner, Mr. Warren. Things go seriously wrong when the boys expand their plans and attempt to take over the nearby girls' camp, too. As the friction between the two camps worsens, one camper tries to g
11.
Terror Squad (1987) as Chief Rawlings
When a group of Libyan terrorists attack a nuclear power plant in Kokomo, Indiana, they avoid police pursuit and end up taking a high school class as hostage. Police Chief Rawlings must negotiate with them while training the high school students in guerilla warfare tactics to battle the villains.
12.
Sakura Killers (1987) as The Colonel
13.
Capture of Grizzly Adams, The (1982) as Frank Briggs
Inspired by the 1976 feature film, "The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams", the 1977-78 series about the fictional mountain man, played by Dan Haggerty, proved to be a popular family-oriented program -- although not garnering ratings high enough to warrant renewal -- and ended with Grizzly heading for
14.
Balboa (1982) as Alabama Dern
Wealthy, sophisticated Ernie Stoddard is determined to legalize gambling on one of California's coastal islands, but the councilman in the area is just as determined to prevent it. Ernie's ex-wife Erin is now married to the councilman, but she still has feelings for Ernie. Adding to the intrigue is
15.
Vals, The (1982) as Trish'S Father
Four Valley girls and their boyfriends help raise money to save a home for orphaned boys.
16.
Target Eagle (1982) as Sam Fisher
17.
Airplane II: The Sequel (1982) as Sarge
This time around the ill-fated aircraft of the original version, AIRPLANE!, is now a Moon-bound space shuttle but the same crew of loonies are still at the controls, along with some additional cameo appearances by such veteran stars as Sonny Bono, Chuck Connors, Rip Torn, Richard Jaeckel, Sandahl Bergman, John Dehner, and Jack Jones.
19.
Virus (1980) as Captain Maccloud
20.
Tourist Trap (1979) as Slausen
A madman uses living mannequins to prey on stranded teenagers.
21.
Standing Tall (1978) as Major Roland Hartline
A small-time half-breed cattle rancher, struggling to eke out a Depression-era existence, is subjected to a terror campaign after refusing to sell out to a ruthless land baron.
22.
Night They Took Miss Beautiful (1977) as Mike O'Toole
A hijacking caper involving an airliner carrying not only five beauty contest finalists but also a dangerous laboratory mutation to be used for bacterial warfare.
23.
Nightmare in Badham County (1976) as Sheriff Dannen
Two college coeds find their vacation drive across the country turning into a nightmare when one is attacked by a small-town sheriff and both are then beaten, degraded, and locked into a corrupt prison farm with no way to tell their parents or friends where they are.
24.
Banjo Hackett: Roamin' Free (1976) as Sam Ivory
An amiable Western about an itinerant horse trader who travels the frontier in 1880 with his orphaned nine-year-old nephew in quest of the boy's prize Arabian mare, stolen by a ruthless bounty hunter. Pilot to a prospective series.
25.
Wolf Larsen (1975)
26.
99 And 44/100% Dead (1974) as Marvin "Claw" Zukerman
An elderly mobster hires a hitman to kill his rival for him.
27.
Soylent Green (1973) as Tab
A future cop uncovers the deadly secret behind a mysterious synthetic food.
28.
Set This Town on Fire (1973) as Buddy Bates
After serving seven years for manslaughter, a man returns home to run for mayor following the disclosure that the local newspaper editor, whose eyewitness testimony had put him behind bars, now has second thoughts and the town drunk now has confessed to the crime. Filmed in 1969 as "The Profane Come
29.
Horror at 37,000 Feet, The (1973) as Captain Ernie Slade
A people-in-jeopardy fantasy which finds the baggage hold of a jetliner swarming with a gaggle of ghosts preparing to exact revenge on the passengers in first class.
30.
Mad Bomber, The (1973) as William Dorn
William Dorn decides to get back at all the people he blames for the overdose death of his daughter and the break up of his marriage, so he decides to go on a bombing spree. His first target is his daughter's old high school, which he all but destroys. His next target is the mental hospital where his daughter was when she died. However, there are two people who witness this action, a creepy rapist named George Fromley and his victim, a young mute girl. When police detective Geronimo Minelli is assigned to the case he must find Fromley to keep him from striking again, but to keep him alive before the Dorn makes him his next victim.
31.
Police Story, The (1973) as Slow Boy
A solid cop movie that served as the pilot to the acclaimed anthology series (1973-77) which focused on various aspects of police work with different leading players every week (aside from one or two recurring roles). The TV-movie pitted a hard-nosed cop, in charge of a special felony squad, against
32.
Embassy (1972) as Kesten
33.
Night of Terror (1972) as Brian Dipaulo
A syndicate killer relentlessly pursues a pretty young teacher who doesn't know what he's after, although he has already killed twice to get it.
34.
Proud and the Damned, The (1972)
After the Civil War, a group of veterans and ex-Confederate mercenaries led by Sergeant Will Hansen leave Texas and go to South America. Upon arrival, they are ambushed by soldiers of the ruthless dictator General Martinez who sends them to the town of San Carlos to spy on the rebels who are plottin
35.
The Deserter (1971) as Reynolds
A young soldier's resilience is tested and his loyalties divided when he joins the French Foreign Legion during the Algerian uprising against France.
36.
Birdmen, The (1971) as Colonel Morgan Crawford
A group of allied POWs held by the Germans plot an unusual breakout from an impregnable medieval castle. They plan to escape by glider and soar into Switzerland. Subsequently titled: "Escape of the Birdmen."
37.
Spina Dorsale del Diavola, La (1971) as Chaplain
Bitter over his wife's death due to what he believes was army negligence, Capt. Viktor Kaleb deserts the cavalry and disappears into the southwestern wasteland. But when marauding Apaches set up a stronghold just out of the cavalry's reach in Mexico, Kaleb is given amnesty in exchange for leading a small band of especially trained soldiers to wipe out the Indian stronghold.
38.
Support Your Local Gunfighter (1971) as Swifty Morgan
A con artist poses as a notorious hired gun.
40.
Captain Nemo and the Underwater City (1970) as Sen. Robert Fraser
The infamous submarine captain rescues six shipwreck survivors.
41.
Ride Beyond Vengeance (1966) as Jonas Trapp
After being tortured and robbed of his savings, a buffalo hunter sets out to exact violent revenge on the men who branded him. "You Can't Ever Go Home Again" is sung by Glenn Yarbrough.
42.
Synanon (1965) as Ben
Inmates at an innovative drug treatment center fight to kick heroin.
43.
Move Over, Darling (1963) as "Adam" [Stephen Burkett]
Five years after a woman disappeared in the sea after a plane crash, her husband remarries and sets off to be with the new wife only to be confronted by the woman he had pronounced legally dead.
44.
Flipper (1963) as Porter Ricks
A fisherman in the Florida Keys opposes his son's friendship with a dolphin.
45.
Geronimo (1962) as Geronimo
A defiant Apache warrior tries to unite his tribe against the U.S. Army.
46.
The Lady Takes a Flyer (1958) as Phil Donahoe
47.
The Big Country (1958) as Buck Hannassey
Feuding families vie for water rights in the old West.
48.
Old Yeller (1958) as Burn Sanderson
A frontier boy develops close ties with a yellow dog.
49.
Tomahawk Trail (1957) as Sgt. Wade McCoy
Renegade Apaches make things tough for a cavalry outpost. First, they steal all the horses of a column, which must make its way back to the fort on foot. Once there, the soldiers discover the entire population dead from an Indian attack. This leaves Neise, an unseasoned West Point graduate, in control. But he just doesn't know how to handle the trouble, so up steps Connors, the tough sergeant who at least knows which way is up.
50.
The Hired Gun (1957) as Judd Farrow
A bounty hunter tries to prove his beautiful quarry innocent of murder.
51.
Designing Woman (1957) as Johnny O
A sportswriter and a fashion designer have a lot of adjusting to do when they marry in haste.
52.
Death in Small Doses (1957) as Mink Reynolds
A government agent tries to stop the illegal use of amphetamines by truck drivers.
53.
Walk the Dark Street (1956) as Frank Garrick
A big-game hunter seeks revenge upon the Army officer whom he believes caused the death of his brother.
54.
Hold Back the Night (1956) as [Sgt.] Ekland
55.
Hot Rod Girl (1956) as Det. Ben Merrill
Thrill-seeking teens in hot rods terrorize the quiet streets of 50s suburbia. The question is whether or not a city-sponsored racetrack will restore order to the streets, or simply push the pedal to the metal.
56.
Three Stripes in the Sun (1955) as Idaho
A racist sergeant stationed in post-war Japan finds himself falling for a local woman.
57.
Good Morning, Miss Dove (1955) as Bill Holloway
A devoted teacher sacrifices personal happiness to stay with her students.
58.
Target Zero (1955) as Pvt. Moose
International soldiers fight to ignore their differences while holding a hill during the Korean War.
59.
The Human Jungle (1954) as Earl Swados
Danforth (Gary Merrill) is assigned to take over the police department in a section of a large city saddled with juvenile delinquency, petty crimes, graft and also a recent unsolved murder of a strip-tease dancer. Recognizing the laxity of the department he implements many changes and soon finds himself under fire by the newspapers, the attorney of a racket leader and the denizens of this human jungle. He calls this a cop's war that is the same as a soldier's war with the difference being that people hate cops. His cause isn't helped when a rookie policeman accidently kills an innocent bystander. And he has to protect police informer Mary Abbott (Jan Sterling) from Swados (Chuck Connors), a killer in the hire of the man behind the petty mobsters.
60.
Dragonfly Squadron (1954) as Capt. Warnowski
A Korean War film with a secondary plot of the training of South Korean pilots, to fly fighters in air defense, by American Air Force instructors,led by Major Brady, a famed and skilled-but-grounded pilot, assigned to the Kongku base. Once there he meets again Donna Cottrell (Barbara Britton), whom he was about to marry a year ago until she learned that she wasn't the widow she thought she was. Her husband (Bruce Bennett), had been a prisoner and wasn't dead, and showed up before the wedding and more or less put a damper on the whole proceedings. He is the base doctor and also keeps a wary eye on his wife and Brady. Not a bad idea considering the short period of grief she went through, after being informed he was dead, before heading for the altar with Brady. But Bruce Bennet, as was par for the course for characters Bennett usually played, does the right thing and gets himself blown up by an enemy bomb (and is certified real dead this time), thereby ensuring the two top-billed players will end up together.
61.
Naked Alibi (1954) as Capt. Owen Kincaide
Questioned as a murder suspect, solid (but drunk) citizen Al Willis attacks his police questioners, is beaten, and swears vengeance against them. Next night, Lieut. Parks is murdered; Willis is the only suspect in the eyes of tough Chief Conroy, who pursues him doggedly despite lack of evidence. The obsessed Conroy is dismissed from the force, but continues to harass Willis, who flees to a sleazy town on the Mexican border. Of course, Conroy follows. But which is crazy, Conroy or Willis?
62.
The Silver Whip (1953) as
63.
South Sea Woman (1953) as Pfc Davey White
A Marine sergeant battles Nazi agents to help a showgirl escape war torn China.
64.
Trouble Along the Way (1953) as Stan Schwegler
A famous football coach uses underhanded means to turn a bankrupt college's team into winners.
65.
Code Two (1953) as Deputy
Three young men train to become motorcycle cops.
66.
Pat and Mike (1952) as Police captain
Romance blooms between a female athlete and her manager.

Cast (special)

67.
Friday Night Surprise! (1989)
A special, hosted by Dick Clark on the eve of April Fool's Day, containing surprises from Chuck Connors to Bob Costas; a talking dog that visits a kindergarten class; and Elvira, who stands in for her own wax museum figure.
68.
National Basketball Players Association Awards (1989)
A sports entertainment special marking the eighth annual National Basketball Players Association Awards to professional and college players. The championship series award was given to the Los Angeles Lakers and the runner-up award to the Detroit Pistons.
69.
1987 Miss USA Pageant (1987)
The 36th annual Miss USA Pageant telecast live from the Tingley Coliseum on the New Mexico State Fairground in Albuquerque. The competitors are judged in three categories -- evening gown, swimsuit and personal interviews -- by a panel of celebrity judges. The winner goes on to compete in the 1987 Mi
70.
Real Trivial Pursuit, The (1985)
Six celebrity guests, divided into two three-member teams, play the board game Trivial Pursuit, with clues provided by film clips and an array of guests.
71.
Steel Collar Man (1985) as J G Willis
Dr. Constance Fletcher develops D-5-B, a superhuman android, for the military. When the government fears the prospect of intelligent humanoids in the armed forces, it orders the destruction of D-5-B. Unwilling to see her creation destroyed, Constance allows the android to escape. The pilot relate
72.
All-Star Party For "Dutch" Reagan, An (1985)
An entertainment special honoring President Ronald Reagan, nicknamed "Dutch" in his Hollywood days. The black-tie, invitational event was taped in early December, 1985, as a benefit for the Variety Clubs International's charities for children.
73.
Celebrity Daredevils (1983) as Guest
Well-known celebrities risk their lives by performing dangerous stunts.
74.
Lone Star (1983) as Jake Farrell (Guest)
The exploits of brothers Ben and George McCollum, modern-day Texas Rangers battling crime and corruption in the Lone Star state. In the pilot episode, Ben and George lock horns with Jake Farrell, a powerful oil baron they suspect of kidnapping an old oil prospector who has discovered oil that Jake w
75.
Great Mysteries of Hollywood, The (1981) as Narration
A series focusing on mysterious legends and myths about Hollywood stars. The pilot episode explores the possibility that John Wayne, Susan Hayward, Agnes Moorehead, and Dick Powell were explosed to atomic radiation when filming "The Conquerer" in 1955 on an atomic testing range in Nevada.
76.
Great Mysteries of Hollywood, The (1981) as Host
A series focusing on mysterious legends and myths about Hollywood stars. The pilot episode explores the possibility that John Wayne, Susan Hayward, Agnes Moorehead, and Dick Powell were explosed to atomic radiation when filming "The Conquerer" in 1955 on an atomic testing range in Nevada.
77.
When the West Was Fun: a Western Reunion (1979)
The program salutes the golden age of television westerns.
78.
Indian, The (1959) as Lucas Mccain (Guest)
The pilot for "Law of the Plainsman." The story of Sam Buckhart, an Apache Indian who is also a United States Marshal. In the pilot episode, broadcast as a segment of "The Rifleman," Sam encounters hostility when he attempts to bring a white man to justice.
79.
Sharpshooter, The (1958) as Lucas Mccain
The pilot film for "The Rifleman." The story of Lucas McCain, alias "The Rifleman," and his young son, Mark, and their attempt to begin new lives as ranchers in North Fork, a growing New Mexico town. In the pilot episode, Lucas, newly arrived in North Fork, attempts to win the money he needs to bu

Cast (special)

80.
Roots (1977) as Tom Moore
The dramatization of Alex Haley's chronicle of his family history from his ancestors' life in tribal Africa of the eighteenth century to their emancipation in the post-Civil War South became an overnight phenomenon the subject of educational programs as well as newspaper editorials that attracted, a

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