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Cast (feature film)

1.
Dark Knight Rises, The (2012)
It has been eight years since Batman vanished into the night, turning, in that instant, from hero to fugitive. Assuming the blame for the death of D.A. Harvey Dent, the Dark Knight sacrificed everything for what he and Commissioner Gordon both hoped was the greater good. For a time the lie worked, as criminal activity in Gotham City was crushed under the weight of the anti-crime Dent Act. But everything will change with the arrival of a cunning cat burglar with a mysterious agenda. Far more dangerous, however, is the emergence of Bane, a masked terrorist whose ruthless plans for Gotham drive Bruce out of his self-imposed exile. But even if he dons the cape and cowl again, Batman may be no match for Bane.
2.
Teenage Dirtbag (2009)
A popular high school cheerleader is harassed by a delinquent classmate until they are both placed in the same creative writing class. Through written words, they develop a strong bond of trust, companionship and love; but is it a bond that can withstand her elitist social pressures and his brutal h
3.
G-Force (2009)
A group of guinea pigs trained by the government to work in espionage, armed with the latest high-tech spy equipment, soon discover that the fate of the world is in their paws. Tapped for the G-Force are guinea pigs Darwin the squad leader determined to succeed at all costs; Blaster, an outrageous w
4.
Gospel Hill (2008)
A former sheriff and a former civil-rights activist revisit the 30-year-old death of another rights worker.
5.
Live Free or Die Hard (2007)
An attack on the United States infrastructure begins to shut down the nation, and it's up to detective John McClane to unravel the plot and stop the chaos before it's too late.
6.
Transformers (2007)
The Earth is caught in the middle of an intergalactic battle between two races of robots, the heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons. All that stands between the Decepticons and ultimate power is a clue held by young Sam Witwicky. Unaware that he is mankind's last chance for survival, Sam and Bumblebee, his robot disguised as a car, are in a race against an enemy unlike anything anyone has seen before.
7.
Believe In Me (2006)
In early 1960's Oklahoma, a time of economic distress and small town politics, high-school sports are an integral part of the town's fabric and pride. But girls' sports are an afterthought and warrant little or no attention. Clay Driscoll, a young coach with big dreams, is hired by the local superin
8.
Devil's Rejects, The (2005)
Sheriff Wydell's brother is fueled by revenge when he finds out that his kin was slain by the Firefly family, so he leads a band of bounty hunters in search of justice.
9.
FUN WITH DICK AND JANE (2005)
Dick Harper's years of hard work finally pay off when he is promoted to vice president at Globodyne, a worldwide leader in the consolidation of media properties. But after exactly one day in his new job, Globodyne is destroyed by an Enron-like calamity--and he is left holding the bag. Dick's sudden
10.
Island, The (2005)
Lincoln Six-Echo and Jordan Two-Delta are among the hundreds of residents of a contained facility in the mid-21st century. Like all of the inhabitants of this carefully controlled environment, everything about their day-to-day lives is monitored, seemingly for their own good. The only way out--and the hope they all share--is to be chosen to go to The Island, reportedly the last uncontaminated spot in the world following an ecological disaster that took the lives of everyone on the planet except them. Recently plagued by unexplained nightmares, Lincoln is restless and increasingly questioning of the restrictions placed on his life. But he is unprepared for the truth when his growing curiosity leads to the terrible discovery that everything about his existence is a lie, that The Island is a cruel hoax and that he, Jordan and everyone they know are actually more valuable dead than alive. With time running out, Lincoln and Jordan make a daring escape to the outside world they've never known. Once they are away from the prying eyes of the institute, the innocent friendship the two shared begins to deepen into something more. But with the forces of the institute relentlessly hunting them down, Lincoln and Jordan have one overriding mission: to live.
11.
Death & Texas (2004) as Philip Brodeur
Mockumentary that follows a running back who went to jail for armed robbery and is offered furlough from Death Row to take his former team to victory. In 1994, Barefoot Bobby Briggs was arrested for his role in a botched armed robbery of an Austin convenience store. When he was convicted and sentenc
12.
Helter Skelter (2004)
An adaptation of former prosecutor Vincent Bugliosi's book of the same name, focusing on the life and personality of Charles Manson and how he got people to commit the murders that eventually landed him in prison.
13.
Wonderland (2003) as Captain Nimzaki
A chronicle of the spectacular fall of infamous porn star John C. "Johnny Wadd" Holmes. Based on a true story, the biopic explores the multiple murders that took place high atop Wonderland Avenue in L.A.'s Laurel Canyon, in the summer of 1981. At first the victims were thought to be mere drug dealer
14.
Transformers: First Encounter (2002)
The Earth is caught in the middle of an intergalactic war between two races of robots, the heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons, which are able to change into a variety of objects, including cars, trucks, planes and other technological creations.
15.
Love Liza (2002) as Patriot Hobby
Wilson Joel is a man in trouble. There's a searing pain in his gut that he can't tolerate and a dazed quietness to his struggle as he tries to maintain his equilibrium. Wilson is attempting to move on from the sudden and inexplicable suicide of his wife. His mother-in-law is there for him, but her s
16.
Catch Me If You Can (2002) as Special Agent Witkins
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.
17.
Planet of the Apes (2001) as Commander Karl Vasich
Story of humans living in a society controlled by simians.
18.
Domestic Disturbance (2001) as Detective Warren
Frank Morrison wants what's best for his son. Since he and his wife Susan divorced a few years ago, their son Danny has been rebellious and troubled, with a history of lying. Frank and Susan love Danny dearly; they understand that beneath his defiant exterior lies an eleven year old boy who needs compassion, understanding and good parenting. Now everything is changing. Susan is about to become Mrs. Rick Barnes. A newcomer in town, Barnes has already made his mark as a wealthy philanthropist. He'll be able to give Danny things that Frank, a boatbuilder, simply can't. Struggling with jealousy, Frank has to admit that two parents at home might be just what Danny needs. When Danny starts telling Frank troubling stories about Rick Barnes, Frank is torn between refusing to believe his son, whose reputation for telling the truth has always been spotty, and considering the awful possibility that Barnes might be an altogether different person than he appears.
19.
Watcher, The (2000) as Hollis
A serial killer turns the table on his investigator.
20.
October Sky (1999) as Principal Turner
The true story of a small town boy with big dreams, who goes against his father's will and follows his dream of building rockets.
21.
On the Line (1998) as Officer Roux
When her job in the LAPD's Sex Crimes unit becomes unrewarding and overwhelming, Detective Jean Martin fights for a transfer into the all-male Robbery/Homicide division. Jean is put to the test when she and her new partner, Detective Dan Collins, are handed two tough cases, one involving a string of
22.
Home Fries (1998) as Henry Lever
Mrs Lever is a dangerous woman. When she discovers that her husband is cheating on her she gets her two sons to scare him to death in a helicopter. The lover, Sally, works in a burger joint and is pregnant at the time of her lover's death. She also just might have heard what happened because of a freak radio signal. So one of the sons is sent undercover to find out just what she knows. While his brother and mother would be happy to see Sally dead too, Dorian falls in love with her.
23.
Max Q (1998) as Bob Matthews
During a routine mission to deploy a new high-tech satellite, a potentially catastrophic accident damages the Space Shuttle Endeavor. With systems failing fast, Commander Clay Jarvis, rookie astronaut Scott Hines, mission specialist Karen Daniels and filmmaker Jonah Randall must join forces with NAS
24.
Godzilla (1998) as General Anderson
A blinding flash of white light fills the sky above the French Polynesian islands. Giant footsteps plow an ominous path through miles of Panamanian forests and beaches. Ships off the U.S. coast capsize, dragged into a rolling sea where they are instantly demolished. This incessant, inexplicable dest
25.
Armageddon (1998) as Walter Clark
An oil driller and his crew are hired to rocket out to a gigantic asteroid and blow it up before it slams into the Earth.
26.
Pentagon Wars, The (1998) as General Keane
Satiric look at the Pentagon, tells the true story of wild government spending focusing on the Pentagon's use of $14 billion of American taxpayers' money to fund a new troop carrier that they knew would never work. Air Force Colonel James Burton attempts to expose the waste, and at the same time, th
27.
Wag the Dog (1997) as Officer
Less than two weeks before election day, a scandal erupts that threatens to cripple the President's bid for a second term. But before the incident can cause irreparable damage, a mysterious fixer is called to the White House. The ultimate spin doctor, Conrad Brean has the uncanny ability to manipulate politics, the press and most importantly--the American people. Anticipating the frenzied press corps, Brean deftly deflects attention from the President by creating a bigger and better story -- a war. With the help of Stanley Motts, a famed Hollywood producer and his irreverent entourage, Brean assembles an unlikely crisis team who orchestra a global conflict unlike any ever seen on CNN.
28.
Bean (1997) as Detective Butler
An average man who lives alone, dresses in a jacket and tie, and relates to children better than adults, Mr Bean finds himself in a series of catastrophes of his own creation. As the caretaker of Britain's Royal National Gallery, he is sent to the Grierson Gallery in Los Angeles to accompany "Whistl
29.
Con Air (1997) as Bop Official Grant
When a group of the most dangerous and notorious prisoners in the United States penal system are transferred to a new super-maximum security facility, parolee Cameron Poe hitches a ride on their Con Air transport flight only to find himself embroiled in a meticulously planned mid-air hijacking masterminded by Cyrus "The Virus" Grissom. On the ground, it's up to U.S. Marshal Vince Larkin to avert the takeover and prevent his overzealous superiors from blowing the aircraft and its passengers to oblivion.
30.
Sparkler (1997) as Buddy No 1
A girl follows the advice of a phone psychic, leading her and three men to Las Vegas.
31.
Sticks and Stones (1996)
Three young boys whose lives revolve around baseball are crushed when team tryouts are cancelled due to budget cuts. One of the boys, a star pitcher, refuses to try out for the older kids team because his bossy older brother is on the team. Another difficulty for the boys is the increasingly adversa
32.
That Thing You Do! (1996) as Horace
Four young men form a band and produce a winning, sparking 'Beatles'-type mania.
33.
Her Costly Affair (1996) as Wes
A bored college professor has a fling with a graduate student and then discovers that he is a psychopath.
34.
Tie That Binds, The (1995) as Security Guard No 1
Russell Clifton and his wife Dana appear to have the perfect life. They're an attractive, successful thirtysomething couple with a stable and loving relationship. But one thing's missing--a child with whom to share their love. Unable to conceive a baby of their own, they visit an adoption agency and are immediately bewitched by the beautiful and mysterious young Janie. But the truth is Janie, a shy six-year-old, already has a set of parents: the Netherwoods, Leann and John, who are drifters and dangerous criminals. After a burglary went awry, John and Leann were forced to take flight and leave their daughter behind. Now, as Russell and Dana welcome Janie into their home, the new family's happiness is threatened by the specter of the child's biological family. Just as a semblance of domesticity begins to form at the Cliftons, the Netherwoods reappear to reclaim what is theirs. Having vowed to find their daughter, John and Leann will stop at nothing--including murder.
35.
Apollo 13 (1995) as Deke Slayton
Story of the 1970 Apollo 13 mission, the third manned moon launch. After three days in space, Apollo astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert finally approach their long-cherished destination, when suddenly their spacecraft's power and guidance systems go down--and the supply of oxygen begins to dwindle. The trio now face a grim reality: their crippled capsule, stranded 205,000 miles in space, might never return to earth. With time running out, the crew and thousands of others, including flight director Gene Kranz, brave near-impossible odds in a daring attempt to guide the capsule earthward.
36.
Crimson Tide (1995) as Additional Magician
A submarine officer mutinies against his trigger-happy captain to prevent a world war.
37.
A Little Princess (1995) as Policeman
When her father is thought lost at war, a young Victorian girl becomes a boarding school servant.
38.
In the Line of Duty: The Price of Vengeance (1994) as News Vendor
Based on an actual police case about a Los Angeles Police Detective who was stalked and killed by a gang leader as revenge for his prior arrest.
39.
Ghost in the Machine (1993) as Lieutenant
An electrical storm causes a power surge in a hospital's MRI machine, killing the crash victim--a computer repairman cum serial killer--being scanned, but sending his soul into the city's electrical circuitry and computer systems. Thus liberated, he resumes stalking his next victims.
40.
Desperate Rescue: The Cathy Mahone Story (1993)
Based on a true story, a woman fights to rescue her 7-year-old daughter from the Middle East after she is abducted by her Jordanian father.
41.
Undercover Blues (1993) as Burt
A married couple of ex-spies are hired for one last job while on vacation in New Orleans with their baby daughter.
42.
Addams Family Values (1993) as Moving Man
A nanny-from-hell is hired to care for Morticia's recently born son, Pubert, and winds up marrying Uncle Fester.
43.
My Cousin Vinny (1992) as J T
A clumsy and amateurish New York lawyer takes on the case of his young cousin and a friend who have been charged with murder in a small Southern town.
44.
Days of Thunder (1990) as Harlan Hoogerhyde
Cole Trickle (Tom Cruise) certainly appears to have all the right moves both on and off the stock car racing track. His natural talent catches the attention of Tim Dolan (Randy Quaid) who offers him a sponsorship. Grizzled NASCAR veteran Harry Hogge (Robert Duvall) comes on board to smooth out Cole's rough edges and Dr. Claire Lewicki (Nicole Kidman) provides the romance. All Cole needs to do is to discover a little humility. That happens after a track accident makes him rethink his place in the world. Back on the track, Cole brings home the trophy. Plenty of fast-paced race car action in this Tony Scott directed flick.
45.
Rascals and Robbers: The Secret Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn (1982)
This "brand new" Tom Sawyer/Huck Finn adventure, with apologies to Mark Twain, starred a pair of newcomers, Patrick Creadon and Anthony Michael Hall, as the Missouri lads who get involved with a gang of con-artists, take up with a ragtag circus, help a freed slave buy his sister's freedom, and see t
46.
Suicide's Wife, The (1979) as Truck Driver
Angie Dickinson plays a woman struggling to rebuild her life following her college professor husband's unexplained suicide and the subsequent feelings that it might have been her fault. In its second network showing, it was retitled "A New Life."

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

47.
Tiger Cruise (2004) as Captain Anderson
48.
Atomic Train (1999)
A runaway train carrying hazardous waste careens through the Rocky Mountains, picking up speed every second as it races towards Denver. John Seger, an investigator for the National Transportation Safety Board, drops to the roof of the speeding train from a helicopter in an attempt to stop it from cr
49.
From the Earth to the Moon (1998) as Bob Parker
Series based on America's Apollo space program from 1961 to 1972. Episodes include: the birth of the space program; the probe into the fatal launch-pad blaze of Apollo 1, January 27, 1967; the countdown to launch Apollo 7, October 1968; the first moon orbit by Apollo 8, December 1968; Apollos 9 and
50.
If These Walls Could Talk (1996) as Crowd Leader ("1996")
Focuses on the lives of three pregnant women, each living in the same home during different decades (1952, 1974 and 1996), and how they each deal with their unplanned pregnancies.
51.
Innocent Victims (1996)
When a young man is tried, convicted and sentenced to death for the murder of three people, his father hires a dynamic team of defense attorneys to prove his son's innocence. Based on a true story.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

52.
Revelations (2004) as Cast
An contemporary epic look at the end of the world as described in the Bible's Book of Revelations and the efforts of two people to stop the Armageddon.
53.
Chiefs (1983) as Bobby Patrick
Three different police chiefs in three different eras become involved in a growing mystery -- who is the mass murderer behind the killing of transient youths in and around the fictional southern town of Delano over a forty year period? In this three-part, six-hour miniseries, Charlton Heston, in his

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