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Born: March 28, 1943 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Loudendale, West Virginia, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Frankenweenie (2012)
Young Victor conducts a science experiment to bring his beloved dog Sparky back to life, only to face unintended, sometimes monstrous, consequences.
2.
Kabluey (2007)
Leslie, a mother of two rambunctious young boys, is barely holding things together while her husband's National Guard unit is off fighting in Iraq. Desperate for some help, she agrees to let her husband's brother, Salman, come to act as a make-shift nanny. But Salman's parenting skills are questio
3.
Surviving Eden (2006)
A documentary film crew captures the pitfalls and pratfalls of fame as reality show winner Dennis Flotchky is thrust into the whirlwind world of instant celebrity. Dennis, a fat, charismatically challenged assistant manager of a convenience store, becomes a contestant on reality show Surviving Eden
4.
Mr. Deeds (2002) as Jan
When Deeds inherits controlling interest in a media corporation from his deceased uncle, he's quickly besieged by opportunists gunning for their piece of the pie. When Babe, a television tabloid reporter posing as an innocent smalltown girl, is sent to do an expose on Deeds, she instead feels herself falling in love.
5.
K-Pax (2001) as Betty Mcallister
A psychiatrist learns about life from a patient who believes he's an alien.
6.
Amy and Isabelle (2001) as Bev
Television movie based on Elizabeth Strout's novel about the tensions and longings that exist in the lives of ordinary people. Amy is a shy 15-year-old girl who lives with her single mother, Isabelle, a secretary at the local mill. Apart from Isabelle's secret love for her married boss, Avery Clark,
7.
Stranger Inside (2001) as Mama Cass
A fearless, young inmate attempts to connect with the incarcerated mother who gave her up years earlier. Treasure Lee, an African American woman, has been in and out of the juvenile detention system for as long as she can remember. Transferred on her 21st birthday to the State Facility for Women, sh
8.
Erin Brockovich (2000) as Brenda
Based on the true story of a twice-divorced mother working as a low-level secretary at a Los Angeles law firm, a chronicle of a woman, without a law degree, who takes it upon herself to fight powerful corporate forces. Hired out of sympathy after her lawyer lost her personal injury suit, Brockovich stumbled upon the cover-up involving contaminated water in a small desert community, while working at the small law firm. Brockovich tracks a case of water poisoning created by PG&E (Pacific Gas & Electric) and champions it all the way up the judicial ladder--becoming instrumental in rallying the over 600 plaintiffs and in helping them win the largest class-action suit of its type.
9.
Crime and Punishment in Suburbia (2000) as Bella
A teen girl is raped by her stepfather. Her boyfriend kills the father. She falls in love with another guy, which angers the now ex-boyfriend.
10.
Touch (1997) as Virginia Worrel
Juvenal is an innocent young man who has the rare -- possibly miraculous -- ability to heal people with his hands. When his healing touch comes to public attention, he is sought out by an assortment of characters who stand to gain from his gift, including a zany religious zealot and an opportunistic
11.
Sweet Dreams (1996) as Dr Kate Lowe
A young amnesiac is victimized by her therapist and his mistress.
12.
My Fellow Americans (1996) as Woman Truck Driver
Two former Chief Executives, Russell Kramer and Matthew Douglas, who hate everything about each other -- but hate their lives out of the political limelight even more -- are thrown together and on the road. When a scandal brewing in the White House threatens to implicate both of them, Kramer and Douglas head out of the Beltway and into the real America to dodge the operatives who want to track them down. There, they learn a lot about the country that elected them -- a lot they never suspected -- as they get to the bottom of the scheme.
13.
Freeway (1996) as Mrs Sheets
A young girl travels cross country looking for her grandmother, but gets into trouble when she picks up a hitchhiker who turns out to be a serial rapist.
14.
Heaven and Earth (1993) as Bernice
A Vietnamese women struggles with conflict throughout thew war, only to fall in love with a US officer.
15.
Family Prayers (1993) as Mrs Romeyou
Coming-of-age drama set in 1969 about a Jewish family that moves from New York to a suburb of Los Angeles.
16.
True Romance (1993) as Mary Louise Ravencroft
An unstable drifter and a starry-eyed hooker find love in a hail of bullets in the ultra-violent modern crime classic "True Romance" (1993). Kung-Fu fan Clarence falls for prostitute Alabama and launches an attack on her pimp that leaves the young couple with a fortune in stolen cocaine and many bad, bad men out to kill them. Directed by Tony Scott and written by Quentin Tarantino. Starring Christian Slater, Patricia Arquette and Dennis Hopper. With a French language track.
17.
Chains of Gold (1991) as Martha
The story of a teenage drug courier in Miami and the social worker who tries to save him.
18.
Backfield in Motion (1991) as Ann Bedowski
A single mother attempts to get closer to her young son by organizing a mother-and-son football game.
19.
Deadly Intentions...Again? (1991) as Joan Waller
Based on the true story of a troubled young doctor jailed for plotting the murder of his first wife. Paroled in 1986, he embarks on an effort to kill the people who put him in jail and to drive his second wife mad.
20.
Edward Scissorhands (1990) as Helen
A to himself man with scissors for hands, is brought to live in a suburban town, with a suburban family.
21.
Opposites Attract (1990) as Flo
In an effort to save her northern California community from real estate development, a woman runs for mayor of her town against the man with whom she's fallen in love.
22.
Your Mother Wears Combat Boots (1989) as Mononaghee
A television movie comedy about the military mishaps of an overprotective mother who follows her teenage son into airborne training with the Army. Brenda Andersen, a widow who lost her husband, a paratrooper, in Vietnam, wants to steer her only son Jimmy out of Army airborne training and into colleg
23.
Mystic Pizza (1988) as Leona Valsouano
Three waitresses develop romantic relationships, which help them better understand their own friendships with each other.
24.
For Keeps (1988) as Mrs Bobrucz
Darcy Elliot and Stan Bobrucz are young, smart, ambitious high school seniors focused on college and their future professional careers. However, when the couple discover that Darcy is pregnant, their plans get thrown out the window. Deciding against abortion or adoption, Darcy and Stan decide to c
25.
Eye on the Sparrow (1987) as Mary
A movie based on the true story of Ethel and James Leo, a blind couple whose determination to have children forces them to challenge existing adoption laws which discriminate against them.
26.
Where The River Runs Black (1986) as Mother Marta
A boy raised in the Amazon is brought back to civilization.
27.
Samaritan: The Mitch Snyder Story (1986) as Ida Sinclair
Martin Sheen plays social activist Mitch Snyder, who has made a name for himself in the '80s through his tireless struggle bringing the plight of the homeless to the nation's attention -- often through well-publicized hunger strikes in the shadow of The White House. Cicely Tyson is a toothless bag l
28.
3 Wishes Of Billy Grier (1984) as Dr Gardner
A teenager who is the victim of a rare disease that rapidly accelerates aging tries to cram his three great life ambitions into the months he has left -- to locate the father who had abandoned his family fifteen years earlier, to play saxophone with a jazz band, and to make love to a woman. The film
29.
Reunion (1980) as Toni Owens
A married man, returning to his hometown for his high school reunion, finds himself torn between his long-ago high school sweetheart and her 17-year-old daughter whose boyfriend is the star player on the varsity basketball team his fellow alumni are playing. The high school jock is played by Nick Ca
30.
Seduction of Miss Leona, The (1980) as Hazel Dawson
In this adaptation by Dan Wakefield of the novel "Bliss" by Elizabeth Gundy, Lynn Redgrave is an unmarried, reclusive college teacher torn between a married maintenance man named Bliss who has been repairing her house and for whom she has fallen, and her former professor and lover, played by Anthony
31.
Rape And Marriage:The Rideout Case (1980) as Helen
Based on the well-publicized Oregon criminal case, this television movie dramatizes the unique dispute in which Greta Rideout instigated the prosecution of her husband, John, charging him with raping her.
32.
Heartland (1979) as Elinore Randall
In early 20th century Wyoming, Elinore arrives at the home of reclusive Scottish farmer Clyde Stewart to work as his housekeeper. Although she is poorly paid, Elinore works tirelessly in the hope that she will save enough money to provide a better life for her 10-year-old daughter Jerrine. Clyde is
33.
Before and After (1979) as Marge
Humorous tale of a housewife who goes to a fat farm, only to discover that her husband has been playing around while she's been trying to dump the weight he's found excessive. She takes up with a young artist who doesn't care about her weight and her jealous spouse soon begins demanding her undivided attention, but, thinner-but-wiser, she must decide what she really wants from life. Rosemary Murphy, as her somewhat disapproving mother, replaced Inga Swenson.
34.
Death In Canaan (1978) as Rita Parsons
A dramatization of the nonfictional account of Connecticut townspeople, rising to the defense of a local teenager charged with the mutilation murder of his mother in September 1973. Clemens, son of actress Eleanor Parker, made his film acting debut here. This movie also marked the American TV directing debut of Tony Richardson and was Emmy Award-nominated as Outstanding Special of the 1977-78 season.
35.
Who'll Save Our Children? (1978) as Dodie Hart
A childless couple become foster parents to two young children who have been deserted by their irresponsible parents, but when they attempt to adopt them legally after falling in love with them and raising them, they are rebuffed by the natural parents, who sue to reclaim their offspring.
36.
Girl Called Hatter Fox, The (1977) as Nurse Rhinehart
A battle of wills between a concerned young doctor and ancient Indian witchcraft, with the future of a teenage Indian girl, sent to a state reformatory as an incorrigible, at stake.
37.
Network (1976) as Barbara Schlesinger
Television programmers turn a deranged news anchor into 'the mad prophet of the airwaves.'
38.
Deadly Hero (1976) as Slugger Ann
After a woman sees an unbalanced policeman kill a robbery suspetc, she realizes that her life is in danger.

Cast (special)

39.
Buccaneers, The (1995) as Mrs. Elmsworth
A multi-part adaptation of an unfinished novel by Edith Wharton. A group of spirited American girls launch themselves into the aristocratic English social world in the 1870s after they are ostracized by New York society because of their "new money" background.
40.
Wild West, The (1993) as Voice Of Calamity Jane
A five-part, 10-hour documentary depicting the "Wild West." Uses still photographs and voice-over narration.
41.
Old Money (1988) as Kate
A half-hour pilot for a series not picked up by CBS about the happenings of a wealthy Palm Beach clan. A "CBS Summer Playhouse" presentation.
42.
Runaway Ralph (1988) as Aunt Jill
A two-part live-action/dimensional animation sequel to "The Mouse and the Motorcycle." The plot involves Ralph, a motorcycle-riding mouse, and his friendship with with Garf, a lonely boy at a summer camp, after Garf rescues Ralph from a voracious cat.
43.
Picnic (1986) as Helen Potts
A tape of a production of Inge's play at the Ahmanson Theater in Los Angeles, airing as part ot the "Broadway On Showtime" series. The play deals with two sisters, Madge and Millie, as they prepare for the annual Labor Day picnic. The sisters' lives are suddenly intruded upon by a drifer named Hal,
44.
Miss Lonelyhearts (1983) as Faye Doyle
A dramatization of Nathaniel West's novel which tells the story of a young reporter during the Depression who is assigned to write the newpspaper's lovelorn column. He meets one of the lonely women who has written to him, and his base response to her pitiful attempt at seduction shocks and saddens h
45.
Great Gilly Hopkins, The (1981) as Mamie Trotter
A story about Gilly Hopkins, an unwanted foster child seeking a home and love.
46.
Rag Business, The (1978) as Connie; The Shop Steward
The story, set against the background of the Los Angeles garment industry, relates the antics of a group of dressmakers. In the pilot episode, the dressmakers attempt to help a fellow worker by letting her borrow an exclusive design to wear on a date with her boyfriend, who has just returned from Al
47.
Mixed Nuts (1977) as Nurse Cassidy
The comic adventures of a group of patients assigned to the Rosewood State Psychiatric Center. The pilot episode relates the group's misadventures when they go on a field trip to a swinging singles nightclub.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

49.
Goodbye, Miss 4th of July (1988) as Mrs Bixby
50.
Nadia (1984) as Mili Simonecu
51.
Emergency Room (1983) as Nurse Sylvia Kaye

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

52.
North Beach and Rawhide (1985) as Doc Norman
Rawhide, a former convict, believes that discipline, hard work and assigned responsibility are better alternatives for delinquent youths than prisons or reformatories. He runs his operation -- a rough and rustic cattle ranch for urban youths with criminal records -- with a combination of trust and f

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