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|Also Known As:||Died:||August 30, 2006|
|Born:||May 1, 1916||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Quebec, Ontario, Canada||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
A look at the fabled Hollywood "dream factory."
A television movie based on the book by Adela Rogers St. Johns. Set in pre-World War I Los Angeles when she was a child, St. Johns recalls the special relationship she had with her father, a famous defense lawyer and his involvement in two sensational court cases.
Story about a series of murders that come to a man in visions, but no one seems to believe him until they actually happen.
Western about a sheriff in 1881 Arizona who gets involved in the capture of a group of men responsible for hanging two local Mexicans.
Plot to kidnap Winston Churchill is foiled by American commando.
A documentary about the life and career of actor William Holden. Included are clips from many of his films as well as interviews with friends, family and colleagues, as well as an interview with Holden himself.
A young girl with telekinetic powers becomes the center of a battle between good and evil.
The two-part, four-hour sequel to Irwin Shaw's "Rich Man, Poor Man" and the vastly successful miniseries made from it (and the subsequent, less-successful short-lived series, "Rich Man, Poor Man -- Book II," during the 1976-77 season). Moviemaker Gretchen Jordache, the sister not seen in either of t
Pete Hamill's novel about a young Brooklyn man (Gary Frank) home on Christmas leave from the Navy in the early '50s for a nostalgic visit to his boyhood world. Glenn Ford is his hard-drinking, one-legged Irish father; Julie Harris is his supportive dreamer of a mother. Ford and Harris previously co-
The legendary man of steel fights to save the world and his true love from Lex Luthor''''s criminal plots.
A professional courier's efforts to deliver a key witness cross-country to a New York court appearance comes under attack by professional gunmen in this pilot film for a prospective series.
The summer of 1942 brought Naval stalemate to the Pacific as the American and Japanese fleets stood at even numbers each waiting for the other to begin a renewed offensive. "Midway" tells the story of this historic June battle where a Japanese carrier force, in an attempt to occupy Midway island and lure the American fleet to destruction, was meet valiently by US forces operating off of three aircraft carriers and numerous escort ships. It was the first battle in which naval air power was extensivly used, and at its conclusion the Japanese Carrier force had been completly destroyed which lead the way for the US 1943 and 44 offensives which would eventually bring the Pacific War to a close.
A circus grifter finds his life suddenly complicated by the arrival of the teenage daughter he never knew he had. This pilot for a prospective series for Ford also included in its cast Ford's new wife, Cynthia Hayward, as well as his son Peter from his marriage to Eleanor Powell.
An impoverished small-town preacher struggles to provide for his family while leading a dwindling congregation, battling restless church deacons and standing up to a bullying sheriff in a small southern town in 1940. The subsequent short-lived series, "The Family Holvak" (9/7/75-10/27/75), reteamed
After two jets mysteriously disappear while pursuing UFOs and the Air Force officially refuses to recognize the incident, flight commander Glenn Ford disobeys orders to learn what happened to his men.
Santee is a bounty hunter who cherishes the memory of his son who was killed by outlaws many years ago. When he kills a criminal while doing his job, Santee takes the man's son along with him. The boy is furious, and swears to avenge his murdered father. Newly happy with his new adopted son, Santee
An unrealized series project for Glenn Ford as an erudite investigator specializing in fine arts cases, here tangling with an urbane villain, a bogus preacher, and his nubile snake-dancer niece while tracking down some missing rare Biblical scrolls.
A gunslinger-turned-preacher is forced to return to his old ways.
When the Indian Jimmyboy is accused of murder of a white man, he flees onto the ranch of Smith, who's well known for his tolerance for Indians, since he was raised by the old Indian Antoine. Smith helps Jimmyboy against the mean Sheriff and promises to speak for him in court, thus persuading him to surrender himself to the police.
A gunman tries to control a vengeful farmer whose wife has been kidnapped.
Confederate soldiers keep the war's ending a secret so they can escape to Mexico.
A young gun wants to make his name by shooting it out with the town marshal.
Resistance fighters and secret agents struggle to keep the Nazis from destroying Paris before their retreat.
A cop with financial problems turns crooked.
Dr. Reuben is an angry loner living in a tiny Mexican border town. Soon after a man dying of rabies staggers into town, Dr. Reuben himself is bitten by the same rabid dog. He must now get others to help him reach a city hospital within 72 hours, before the disease becomes incurable.
Two ne''er-do-well cowpokes look for sex and easy money in the modern West.
A middle-aged postmistress falls for an engaged man during a convention in New York.
An airline investigator refuses to believe pilot error caused a fatal crash.
Civil War rejects are sent to the West, supposedly out of harm's way.
A Riviera matchmaker tries to groom a young woman for a wealthy marriage.
A young boy plays matchmaker for his widowed father.
Members of an Argentinian family fight on opposite sides during World War II.
A master criminal tries to force a bank teller to help him pull off a big heist.
A good-hearted gangster turns an old apple seller into a society matron so she can impress her daughter.
Army photographers on leave in Japan take over a geisha house.
A suburban couple tries to cope with a murder victim whose body refuses to stay put.
A pioneer couple plays a major role in the settling of Oklahoma.
After a whirlwind courtship, an Army officer and his wacky wife try to make their marriage work.
Real-life writer Frank Harris signs on as a ranch hand and learns the ropes from an experienced cowboy.
A submarine commander is forced to blow up a Japanese prison ship carrying his family.
A tough sheep farmer battles the local cattle baron for land and a beautiful woman.
A sergeant impersonates a slain general at a key moment during World War II.
Navy office workers scheme to build a recreation hall on a remote Pacific island.
A sheriff must run the gauntlet to get his prisoner out of town.
A rancher''''s wife falls for a wandering cowhand.
An Okinawan translator introduces U.S. occupation forces to the joys of local life.
A wealthy couple tries to cope with the press and the police when their son is kidnapped.
A reformed gunslinger''''s past keeps catching up with him.
An idealistic teacher confronts the realities of juvenile delinquency.
The wife of a crooked cattle baron plots his murder.
True story of Australian opera singer Marjorie Lawrence and her battle against polio.
A Mexican boy accused of rape and murder becomes a pawn for Communists and red-baiters.
An unhappy wife seduces a veteran into helping her get rid of her husband.
A police detective whose wife was killed by the mob teams with a scarred gangster's moll to bring down a powerful gangster.
Mexican Aztec ruins hold the secret of a long-buried treasure.
It's a race against the clock to defuse a time bomb on board a train filled with high explosives.
A survivor of the battle at the Alamo returns home to find his family has been killed by a bunch of thugs disguised as Mexican soldiers. He then grows intent on enacting revenge despite the lack of support for his cause.
A World War II veteran in France gets mixed up in murder while investigating a stolen treasure.
A nightclub singer enlists her brother-in-law to track down her husband's killer.
A country lawyer moves his family to Los Angeles.
Jim Canfield, convicted of a crime he did not commit, escapes a Nevada prison with several hardened criminals. He leads them to the small farming community home of the man who not only framed him, but committed the crime. But Jim's plans for revenge are put on hold when he discovers that the local men have all joined the posse in the convict's pursuit, leaving their women behind. He soon becomes attracted to the beautiful and resourceful Marcia, who turns out to be the fiance of the man who framed him. Can Jim protect the women from his less-civilized comrades, fall under Marcia's humanizing influence and still maintain his murderous resolve?
Gil Kyle finds himself caught up in the politics and unrest of the American Civil War and soon gets himself framed for a murder. His only alibi is Candace Bronson, who is aiding the Confederate cause and has left the territory to deliver a vital message about a Yankee gold shipment. So he sets off in pursuit, running into desperados, government agents, and guerrilla fighters, who are more interested in profit than ideals.
A prison warden fights to prove one of his inmates was wrongly convicted.
Mountain climbers in the Swiss Alps mull over past problems while trying to conquer a perilous peak.
A German immigrant braves the wild West in search of gold and a woman to love.
After being betrayed, a gangster hangs out in a settlement house while seeking revenge.
A treasury agent tries to convict a ruthless mobster of tax evasion.
A doctor leaves his wealthy family to work in the slums.
A Gypsy temptress seduces an innocent young officer, and then dumps him for another man.
An heiress discovers her racehorse is the reincarnation of her rich uncle, back to win the Kentucky Derby.
A Civil War veteran becomes a judge so he can take out his bitterness on the world.
A businesswoman who wants to adopt a child must find a husband.
A femme fatale lures an unemployed man into helping her with a criminal scheme.
A gambler discovers an old flame in South America, but she's married to his new boss.
An aviation pioneer fights his family's objections to invent a flying machine.
A twin takes her deceased sister''''s place as wife of the man they both love.
The crew of a torpedoed ship fights to take out an enemy sub.
When someone robs the town bank before he can, a bandit joins forces with the sheriff to catch the real crooks.
A disgraced pilot sets out to regain his son''''s respect.
Friendly cowhands end up on opposite sides of the law.
An anti-Nazi on the run and a young Jewish couple race across Europe trying to escape Hitler's ever powerful influence. When the political refugee risks his life to see his dying wife in Austria, he has a dangerous encounter with a rabid Nazi.
A sheriff''''s girlfriend tries to unearth the identity of a masked bandit chief.
The Bumsteads decide to spend a safe and sane 4th of July at Aunt Hannah's ranch. After missing their station, they hitch a ride with a young couple who are getting ready to elope. The young man, Charlie, sprains his ankle, so Dagwood is enlisted to carry the girl off for him. Dagwood climbs into her father's window by mistake, and just as the old man is about to explode with rage, Baby Dumpling explodes a firecracker which turns out to be a stick of dynamite. As the action reaches its peak, a gusher of oil suddenly springs up in the yard.
An innocent woman sent to prison becomes the focus of a prison-reform movement.
When a jury member takes in the defendant he couldn't convict, she has a bad influence on his son.
A reporter attempts to stop a crooked adoption racket, operating out of a supposedly charitable maternity home.
Tim Kerry, a cop on the beat in Hell's Kitchen, welcomes his grown son Ritzy home after a two-year prison term. Ritzy's former friends and his ex-girl Julia join with Tim in hoping he'll go straight. But local gang leader Claire Morelli (the former boss's widow) knows of Ritzy's talents from other ex-cons, and makes him an offer hard to refuse. A chain of double-crosses seems to make tragedy inevitable...
Producer (feature film)
A good-hearted gangster turns an old apple seller into a society matron so she can impress her daughter.
A four-part special tracing the history of World War II by the use of film footage, stills and personal recollections.
A variety special honoring U.S. troops returning from the Persian Gulf.
A documentary about Rita Hayworth, popular film actress and dancer of the 1940s. Included are rare home movies, film clips and interviews with her family and friends.
A special, taped before a live audience, featuring popular entertainers from the stage, screen and television, performing circus acts.
Amber Willer is a delightfully imaginative young girl who lives in a small community with her grandfather, Amos, and her brother, Tug. But a series of exciting things start happening which suddenly force Amber to take a new look at her community.
A black-tie party for Frank Sinatra on his 64th birthday -- and on the anniversary of his fortieth year in show business. Taped at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas.
The program salutes the golden age of television westerns.
An hour of vaudeville-style music and comedy sketches hosted by Dan Rowan and Dick Martin.
A music and comedy salute to the good ol' summertime.
A musical tour of America.
Music and comedy acts set against the social background of the fictional town of Mildew, Arkansas.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
A traditional sagebrush saga based on two novels by Louis L'Amour, the foremost Western author on the contemporary scene, and the first dramatized for television of the seventy-four he has written (eleven are about the Sackett family). This four-hour movie focuses on the three Sackett brothers in Ne
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
This short promotional film provides a behind-the-scenes look at "The Teahouse of the August Moon" (1956).
In this short film, Glenn Ford and Eleanor Powell urge moviegoers to donate to a charity for blind children.
This short film takes a look at the off-screen personas of screen actors.
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