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Born: May 1, 1950 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Cincinnati, Ohio, USA Profession: Cast ...
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Cast (feature film)

1.
Long Way Off, A (2014)
Tired of his father's rules on the family farm, Jack goes to the city and adopts a fast lifestyle. But he loses everything and must discover who he really is in order to survive.
2.
Apartment 1303 3D (2013)
A young woman moves into her first apartment, not knowing that several young women committed suicide there.
3.
Burn Notice: The Fall of Sam Axe (2011)
Prequel to the series "Burn Notice" that follows Sam Axe on his last Navy SEAL assignment in Colombia prior to his retirement and move to Miami.
4.
Road to Nowhere (2011)
A determined young American filmmaker sets out to make a film based upon a "true" crime story involving an older North Carolina politico and his much younger staffer, who may or may not be his lover. Was she the victim of his $100 million dollar kickback scheme? Or was she the femme fatale who drove
6.
Follow the Prophet (2009)
An ex-Delta Force soldier saves a group of abused children from the clutches of a fanatical religious group.
7.
Lucky Ones, The (2008)
Three very different U.S. soldiers, T.K. Poole, Colee Dunn and Fred Cheever, arrive in New York from Germany only to find their connecting flights canceled due to a power outage. Anxious to get to their respective destinations, they agree to share a rented minivan to suburban St. Louis where Cheever
8.
Far Side of Jericho (2007)
In the 1880's, three women, widows of an outlaw gang of brothers, run for their lives from a posse, Indians and others, who think they know the wherabouts of their dead husbands bank loot and treasures. Along the way they learn to trust in each other and confront their fates, realizing they must fin
9.
House is Burning, The (2006)
A group of teenagers struggle to find their way in a world that offers them few choices. In 24 hours, Mike will leave for the army, following in his father's footsteps. His last day around family and friends turns into a war of emotions. His girlfriend Valerie, angry at him for leaving, rejects him.
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Down in the Valley (2005)
A father must contend with his wild teenage daughter and her dangerous boyfriend.
12.
Zeros, The (2005) as Burl
If you found out you were dying of a terminal illness and only had a few weeks to live would you: A) go on a cross-country trip of self discovery, B) search for your grade school crush, or C) go to a karaoke/strip-club/roller-disco? For Joe the answer is D) all of the above. In the not so distant fu
13.
I Pass For Human (2004)
After junkie punk rocker Jane loses her boyfriend to an OD, she thinks she has found solace with Rick, who also just lost his girlfriend in a similar way. Sadly, they drift further into heroin addiction, encountering a strange limbo world of junkie-vampires.
14.
Bookies (2003) as Vincent
Four college friends become small-time bookies, but when they get too greedy the Mafia comes in to check out the competition.
15.
Pearl Harbor (2001) as Senior Doctor
On a sleepy Sunday morning in December as children played and families prayed, squadrons of Japanese war planes screamed across the skies of a Hawaiian paradise and launched a surprise attack on the U.S. armed forces at Pearl Harbor--the infamous day that jolted America from peaceful isolationism to total war and altered the course of world history. The story focuses on the life changing events surrounding December 7, 1941 and the war's devastating impact on two daring young pilots--one from the U.S. Army Air Corps, the other from the British Royal Air Force--and a beautiful dedicated nurse, with whom both of them fall in love. It is a tale of catastrophic defeat, heroic victory, personal courage and overwhelming love set against a backdrop of wartime action.
16.
Jurassic Park III (2001) as Cooper
Anxious to fund research for his new theory of velociraptor intelligence, renowned paleontologist Dr. Alan Grant is persuaded by wealthy adventurer Paul Kirby and his wife Amanda to accompany them on an aerial tour of Isla Sorna. This infamous island, once InGen's site B, has become both a primordial breeding ground for John Hammond's magnificent creations and a magnet for thrill-seekers eager to encounter them. When a tragic accident maroons the party of seven, Grant discovers the true reason his deceptive hosts have invited him along. In their perilous attempt to escape, the dwindling group encounters terrifying new creatures undisclosed by InGen and Grant is forced to learn the dreadful implications of his raptor intelligence theory firsthand.
17.
Lost Souls (2000) as Henry Birdson
A young woman discovers a man who will soon be possessed by the anti-Christ. While attempting to thwart the possession, they discover a satanic conspiracy which involves the man's close relatives and friends.
18.
FAIL SAFE (2000) as Colonel Cascio
Adaptation of the 1962 novel by Harvey Wheeler and Eugene Burdick, in which Cold War tensions climb to a fever pitch when a U.S. bomber is accidentally ordered to drop a nuclear warhead on Moscow, due to a transmission blunder. The President and U.S. military leaders must take drastic measures to sa
19.
Falling Like This (2000) as Eddie
About a renegade and the woman who loves him.
20.
Tully (2000) as Mal "Mac" Macavoy
Through the eyes of local heartthrob Tully Coates Jr., a world is revealed where secrets are kept close beneath wide open skies as a distant father and his two sons struggle with a past that has come back to haunt them. The loss of their mother years ago has left the Coates boys adrift, each longing
21.
Purgatory (1999) as Badger
An outlaw band of desperadoes descends upon a defenseless western outpost and come to question their path when they discover that the town's ghostly inhabitants are not who they appear to be.
22.
Anywhere But Here (1999) as Jimmy
A mother and daughter move to Beverly Hills to start a new life.
23.
Davis Is Dead (1999) as The Killer
A young man sets out on a cross country trip to confront his abusive father who left his destitute family years earlier. Along the way, he encounters a notorious killer who instills him with a new outlook on life.
24.
Hi-Lo Country, The (1998) as Les Birk
Two lifetime friends work as ranchers during WW2 in california. However, things change when love enters their lives.
25.
Monument Ave. (1998) as Digger Bruce
Bobby O'Grady, a quick-tempered Irish-American car thief is caught between the tough streets of Boston and his loyalty to his cousin, a new arrival from Ireland, when a drug kingpin challenges Bobby to a test of wills.
26.
Rat Pack, The (1998) as Joe Dimaggio
Television movie about the group of entertainers in the late 1950s and early 1960s who were known as "The Rat Pack": Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Peter Lawford and Joey Bishop. From the stages of Las Vegas and Hollywood to poolsides in Palm Springs, the Rat Pack partied with the most powerful figures in entertainment, politics and the underworld.
27.
Fire Down Below (1997) as Frank Elkins
EPA agent Jack Taggart has set out on assignment to discover the killer of his most trusted colleague. Following the agent's last known path, Taggart travels through Appalachia only to discover lethal chemical dumping sites of cyanide, benzene, and dTCE. The people in the region are getting sick and whoever is responsible for the dumping is being protected by a wall of silence. Infiltrating the community, Taggart centers his investigation around mining tycoon Orin Hanner who is tied to those mines being used for the illegal dumping. Taggart also meets Sarah Kellogg who protects a family secret that may lead to an ecological disaster.
28.
Casualties (1997) as Polito
A woman meets a professional assassin in a cooking class and the pair fall in love.
29.
End of Violence, The (1997) as Lowell
Mike Max is a Hollywood producer whose stock in trade is the ultra-violent thriller. It is a genre that has made Mike rich and has kept his wife Paige in a luxurious lifestyle. Ray Bering is a surveillance expert working for the government whose is attempting to blanket LA with cameras to record str
30.
Managua (1997)
An undercover U.S. operative is sent to Nicaragua to kill an old friend and colleague who has gone native while infiltrating a group of former contra rebels trafficking cocaine.
31.
Most Wanted (1997) as Police Captain
Sargeant James Dunn, a decorated Desert Storm commando, is convicted of killing a superior officer and is sentenced to die in a military prison. He is visited by Lt Colonel Grant Casey, leader of an covert assassination squad known as the "Black Sheep." Casey offers Dunn a chance to escape from prison if he agrees to help kill a reclusive industrialist who is selling deadly biotech secrets on the black market. The hit goes terribly wrong resulting in the death of the First Lady who was attending the dedication of a medical building with the industrialist. Dunn discovers he has been set up as the triggerman and must rely on his survival skills to elude the massive manhunt tracking him through the streets of LA. To clear his name, Dunn kidnaps Dr Victoria Constantini, an eyewitness with a video of the assassination attempt. Nevertheless, his greatest obstacle remains the $10 million bounty on his head.
32.
Big City Blues (1997)
Two hit men, a call girl, and a gay couple become entangled in a web of violence. In the course of one night, they just narrowly miss each other. Until they all encounter one another in an explosive showdown that changes all their lives.
33.
Grave, The (1996) as J G Cole
A black comedy parable about two convicts who escape from prison and set their sights on unearthing a mysterious treasure hidden in the grave of a long-dead millionaire.
34.
Female Perversions (1996) as Jake Rock
Eve Stephens is a high-powered prosecutor who is about to reach a professional peak with her imminent appointment to the bench. Though Eve appears to have an exemplary life--perfect job, perfect lover, perfect car, perfect home--beneath her exquisitely groomed surface is a woman plagued by doubt and
35.
Time to Kill, A (1996) as Tim Nunley
Old ways die hard... and even now in the fast-changing American South, some old ways die harder than others. It's the lesson learned by Carl Lee Hailey, a Mississippi factory worker, when his ten-year-old daughter is brutally assaulted by two racist thugs on a drunken spree. It's the lesson learned by eager young lawyer Jake Brigance, called upon to defend Carl Lee in court after Hailey shoots both men in an act of passionate retribution for the shattered innocence of his little girl. And it's the lesson learned by Ellen Roark, an energetic, ambitious and razor-sharp Boston-born law student at "Ole Miss." As Jake fights to defend Carl Lee, his own life and the safety of his family and colleagues become increasingly jeopardized. And now, as a full-scale conflagration simmers just below the surface and threatens to explode in this small, Southern community, Jake and Carl Lee must find a way to transcend their fundamental differences and work together for the same cause... equal justice.
36.
Almost Dead (1996) as Eddie Herbek
A woman is haunted by terrifying visions of her mother, who committed suicide four years ago.
37.
Ruby Jean and Joe (1996) as Harris Johnson
An aging rodeo performer picks up a young black girl hitchhiking through the backroads of the Southwest. During their time together, they form a strong friendship. Although they have to confront the disapproving eyes of those around them, their unique relationship changes each other's lives forever.
38.
Color of a Brisk and Leaping Day (1996) as Pinchot
When twenty-three-year-old John Lee learns that the Yosemite Valley Railroad is being scrapped, he yearns to save it. An ardent fanatic, John has railroading in his blood since his grandfather emigrated to the United States to work as a laborer on the first transcontinental. John arranges financing
39.
Foxfire (1996) as Mr Buttinger
Four girls who attend the same school without really knowing, or more importantly, without really wanting to know each other, are thrown together one day when an enigmatic, female drifter enters their school and their lives. Brash and gutsy Legs Sadovsky crashes into their biology class just to get
40.
Amanda & The Alien (1995) as Colonel Evan Rosencrans
A beautiful, young bohemian artist falls in love with a human-eating alien and helps him return to his home.
41.
Destiny of Marty Fine, The (1995) as Deke
An ex-middleweight fighter, who witnesses a mob hit, must make several difficult choices in order to get out of the predicament.
42.
Wes Craven Presents Mind Ripper (1995) as Alex
A suicidal worker is brought back to life and is transformed into a monster by a brilliant scientist.
43.
Three Wishes (1995) as Leland'S Father
The is 1955, a time of hope, promise and conformity in America and Jeanne Holman is doing her best to fit the mold. Struggling to make a life for her two sons after her husband is reported missing in action, Jeannie is determined to create the kind of environment she thinks her family needs. When a
44.
Nixon (1995) as Gordon Liddy
The controversial president struggles to maintain his integrity and sanity in a shifting political landscape.
45.
Stargate (1994) as Lieutenant Kawalsky
A relic is found from olden day egypt. It allows people who enter it to go to another planet, thus the US sends a group of army men to explore the new planet.
46.
Client, The (1994) as Jack Nance
A young boy witnesses the suicide of a lawyer whose client is in the mob, and a female attorney tries to protect him.
47.
New Age, The (1994) as Lyle
Peter and Katherine Witner--he's an agent, she's a graphic designer--are a hip and privileged LA couple who have everything they want... except a stable marriage. The dissolution of their relationship accelerates after they both lose their jobs. Forced to find a means to support themselves--and raise cash for a much desired divorce--the duo open a trendy and shockingly expensive boutique.
48.
Falling Down (1993) as Dad (Back Yard Party)
This crisp, remastered deluxe edition of "Falling Down" (1993) stars Michael Douglas as a laid-off defense worker kept from seeing his child on her birthday by a restraining order. A hot, congested bad day in Los Angeles goes from bad to worse, causing him to suddenly snap, setting off on a bitter and pathetic mission to right all the wrongs that have been done to him. Douglas shines as an average white guy pushed too far.
49.
Gettysburg (1993) as Private Bucklin (Federal)
The beleaguered Union Army faces off with the Confederacy in a battle that could change the course of the Civil War.
50.
Painted Heart (1993) as Father
A comedy-thriller revolving around a paint crew and a love triangle.
51.
Remote (1993)
A 13-year-old boy is obsessed with creating remote controlled toys. His talents help him survive when he is trapped in a vacant model house that three escaped convicts have chosen as a hideout.
52.
Mikey (1992) as Neil
Dangerous young boy terrorizes numerous foster families.
53.
Mo' Money (1992) as Keith Heading
Story about a young con man who goes straight when he falls in love--only to find himself caught in the middle of an enormous scam that only he and his brother can stop.
54.
Motorama (1991) as Phil
Set in the future, the amusing tale of a boy trying desperately to win a contest.
55.
Whore (1991) as Derelict
24 hours in the life of a L.A. street walker.
56.
Kickboxer 2 (1991) as Morrison
A kickboxing champion avenges the death of his brothers.
57.
Climate For Killing, A (1991)
A policeman reopens a case, making him less than popular with the locals.
58.
Madhouse (1990) as Fred
A couple's peaceful existence is disrupted when eight different house guests arrive for a visit.
59.
Dark Side Of The Moon (1990)
The devil possesses the body of a spaceship crewmember and then wants out.
60.
White of the Eye (1988) as Mr Dupree
A young, desperately passionate couple become enmeshed in the barbarous web of a serial killer.
61.
Glitz (1988) as Teddy Magyk
A Miami-based Detective Vincent Mora, while recuperating in Puerto Rico from a gunshot wound, becomes emotionally involved with a beautiful call girl. Soon after moving to Atlantic City to work in a casino, she is murdered, and Mora's name and phone number are found on the body. Mora flies to Atlantic City to search for the killer -- only to discover he is being stalked by a murderous ex-con who wants revenge.
62.
Walker (1987) as Stebbins
The story of William Walker, an American soldier of fortune, who proclaimed himself president of Nicaragua in 1855, and ruled the country until 1857.
63.
Hanoi Hilton, The (1987) as Murphy (Pow)
64.
City Limits (1985) as Whitey
65.
Angel (1984) as Killer--Billy Boy
66.
Hysterical (1983) as Taxi Driver
67.
National Lampoon's Vacation (1983) as Assistant Mechanic
The Griswold family treks cross country en route to the Wally World amusement park.
68.
D.C. Cab (1983) as Head Kidnapper
A failing taxi company is about to go under when the owner enlists the help of his cabbies to help save the company.
69.
Joysticks (1982) as Arnie
A group of teenagers band together to keep their video arcade from being closed down by a man who thinks the games are a bad influence on young people.
70.
Ambush Murders (1982) as Ferguson
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.
71.
Escape From New York (1981) as Punk
Set in the future, Manhattan becomes a prison and an ex-bank robber is in charge of rescuing the president.
72.
Stripes (1981) as Howard K Turkstra--
Two perpetual foul-ups join the Army and re-make the military in their own image.
73.
Cry For Love, A (1980)
She's an amphetamine addict; he's an alcoholic. Together they strive to save one another from self-destruction in this adaptation by Joseph Bologna and Renee Taylor of the autobiographical best-seller by Jill Schary Robinson (daughter of producer/director Dore Schary). Last-minute editing left Charl

Producer (feature film)

74.
Falling Like This (2000) as Co-Producer
About a renegade and the woman who loves him.

Cast (special)

75.
Miami Vice: The E! True Hollywood Story (2001) as Interviewee
"Miami Vice," the highly stylized cop drama TV series, was one of the defining pop culture phenomena of the fast-living, high-rolling 1980s. It made superstars of lead actors Don Johnson and Phillip Michael Thomas and, for better or worse, helped bring its trademark pastel hued couture and techno mu

Cast (special)

76.
Buffalo Girls (1995) as General George Custer
Miniseries about legends of the Old West -- Calamity Jane, Buffalo Bill and others of that era -- as they star in a Wild West show that parodies the lives they once led.
77.
Rumor of War, A (1980) as D T
Pulitzer Prize winning author Philip Caputo's best-selling account of his Vietnam experiences and his transformation from idealistic college student turned Marine to battle-hardened and subsequently embittered veteran is dramatized in this two-part film with Brad Davis as Caputo and Keith Carradine

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