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Born: April 6, 1937 Cause of Death:
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Life and Hard Times of Guy Terrifico, The (2005)
Country music greats all gather to remember the bumbling semi-legend who put a small dent in the charts before suffering an untimely death.
2.
Wag the Dog (1997)
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.
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Huckleberry Finn (1975)
The Mark Twain perennial with freckle-faced Ron Howard and most of his family -- father Rance, mother Jean, brother Clint -- in this TV update of the classic. Previous Huck Finns on film were Lewis Sargent in 1919, Junior Durkin (1931) in the Jackie Cooper movie about Tom Sawyer, Mickey Rooney (1939
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Killers Three (1968) as Charlie
6.
Hillbillys in a Haunted House (1967) as
Country singers take on ghosts and international spies when their car breaks down near a haunted house.

Music (feature film)

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Judge, The (2014)
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Jack Reacher (2012)
Jack Reacher, a soldier-turned-homicide investigator, works to unravel the truth behind murder allegations brought against a military sniper.
13.
Jack Reacher (2012)
Jack Reacher, a soldier-turned-homicide investigator, works to unravel the truth behind murder allegations brought against a military sniper.
14.
Legion (2010)
An out-of-the-way diner becomes the unlikely battleground for the survival of the human race. When God loses faith in Mankind, he sends his legion of angels to bring on the Apocalypse. Humanity's only hope lies in a group of strangers trapped in a desert diner and the Archangel Michael.
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Legion (2010)
An out-of-the-way diner becomes the unlikely battleground for the survival of the human race. When God loses faith in Mankind, he sends his legion of angels to bring on the Apocalypse. Humanity's only hope lies in a group of strangers trapped in a desert diner and the Archangel Michael.
16.
Country Strong (2010)
Country star Kelly Canter has a drinking problem and her career is on the decline. In an attempt to resurrect it, her husband and manager creates a comeback tour, featuring a former beauty queen-turned-singer, and a rising young singer-songwriter. While they are on the road, old demons threaten to d
17.
Strangers, The (2008)
The horrifying events that took place in the Hoyt family''s vacation home at 1801 Clark Road on February 11, 2005, are still not entirely known. Champagne. Rose Petals. Candlelight. It was supposed to be a night of celebration for Kristen McKay and James Hoyt. But after leaving a friend''s wedding reception and returning to the house, everything had collapsed for the happy couple. Then came a 4 a.m. knock on the door and a haunting voice. Is Tamara here?
18.
Strangers, The (2008)
The horrifying events that took place in the Hoyt family''s vacation home at 1801 Clark Road on February 11, 2005, are still not entirely known. Champagne. Rose Petals. Candlelight. It was supposed to be a night of celebration for Kristen McKay and James Hoyt. But after leaving a friend''s wedding reception and returning to the house, everything had collapsed for the happy couple. Then came a 4 a.m. knock on the door and a haunting voice. Is Tamara here?
19.
Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights--Hollywood to the Heartland (2006)
In the fall of 2005, "Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights, Hollywood to the Heartland Tour" traveled across the country, performing 30 shows in 30 days. The entire tour, including all performances, behind-the-scenes action, and interviews with Vince, the comedians and special g
20.
Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights--Hollywood to the Heartland (2006)
In the fall of 2005, "Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights, Hollywood to the Heartland Tour" traveled across the country, performing 30 shows in 30 days. The entire tour, including all performances, behind-the-scenes action, and interviews with Vince, the comedians and special g
21.
Brokeback Mountain (2005) as Composer
Early one morning in Signal, Wyoming, Ennis Del Mar and Jack Twist meet while lining up for employment with local rancher Joe Aguirre. The world which Ennis and Jack have been born into is, at once, changing rapidly and yet scarcely evolving. Both young men seem certain of their set places in the he
22.
Crash (2005) as Composer
A Brentwood housewife and her D.A. husband. A Persian store owner. Two police detectives who are also lovers. An African-American television director and his wife. A Mexican locksmith. Two car-jackers. A rookie cop. A middle-aged Korean couple. They all live in Los Angeles. And during the next 36 hours, they will all collide.
23.
Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt (2004) as Music
As a musician, Townes Van Zandt was legendary--perhaps one of the greatest who ever lived, inspiring artists from Bob Dylan to Norah Jones to Steve Earle. As a man, a husband, and a father his life was as tragic and as beautiful as the songs he wrote. Townes was an enigma to his family, pinned betwe
24.
Capitalism: A Love Story (2000)
Corporate dominance has had a disastrous impact on the everyday lives of Americans and, by default, the rest of the world. But this time the culprit is much bigger than General Motors, and the crime scene far wider than Flint, Michigan. From Middle America, to the halls of power in Washington, to t
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Fathers' Day (1997)
Jack Lawrence is a successful Los Angeles attorney. He''s got a good job, a lovely wife, a nice home, a great car--aside from a limited amount of patience, Jack has pretty much every thing he wants. Dale Putley has been on the brink of despair for so long that he''s starting to enjoy the view. A would-be writer scraping out a threadbare existence in San Francisco, Dale is a bundle of neuroses just waiting to unravel. Dale needs something to worry about in his life besides himself. Suddenly, before you can say "romance from the past," Jack Lawrence and Dale Putley, two complete strangers and polar opposites, are sharing a car, pooling their wits, and rethinking everything about themselves as they try to track down a teenage runaway that each believes might be his son.
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Fathers' Day (1997)
Jack Lawrence is a successful Los Angeles attorney. He''s got a good job, a lovely wife, a nice home, a great car--aside from a limited amount of patience, Jack has pretty much every thing he wants. Dale Putley has been on the brink of despair for so long that he''s starting to enjoy the view. A would-be writer scraping out a threadbare existence in San Francisco, Dale is a bundle of neuroses just waiting to unravel. Dale needs something to worry about in his life besides himself. Suddenly, before you can say "romance from the past," Jack Lawrence and Dale Putley, two complete strangers and polar opposites, are sharing a car, pooling their wits, and rethinking everything about themselves as they try to track down a teenage runaway that each believes might be his son.
27.
Platoon (1986)
A rookie soldier, Charlie Sheen, struggles under the unbearable conditions of a horrible war: bugs, drugs, death, jungle rot, and hopelessness. But as he observes the differing style and attitudes of two of his commanders, a violent Sergeant played by Tom Berenger and a more Zen-like William Dafeo, he comes to see the deeper conflict within the war: one of conscience.
28.
Heartburn (1986)
Rachel Samstat, a New York food critic, beds Mark Forman, a Washington, D.C. newspaper columnist. The two fall in love, and Rachel relinquishes her job and relocates to be with a man who views himself as unfit for marriage. They try to build a life together as they struggle with the construction crews renovating their home. When Rachel gets pregnant, Mark is enthusiastic but soon begins doubting whether he could be a family man.
29.
Heartburn (1986)
Rachel Samstat, a New York food critic, beds Mark Forman, a Washington, D.C. newspaper columnist. The two fall in love, and Rachel relinquishes her job and relocates to be with a man who views himself as unfit for marriage. They try to build a life together as they struggle with the construction crews renovating their home. When Rachel gets pregnant, Mark is enthusiastic but soon begins doubting whether he could be a family man.
30.
Platoon (1986)
A rookie soldier, Charlie Sheen, struggles under the unbearable conditions of a horrible war: bugs, drugs, death, jungle rot, and hopelessness. But as he observes the differing style and attitudes of two of his commanders, a violent Sergeant played by Tom Berenger and a more Zen-like William Dafeo, he comes to see the deeper conflict within the war: one of conscience.
31.
Legend Of The Lone Ranger, The (1981)
Biography of John Reid, alias the Lone Ranger.
32.
Bronco Billy (1980)
Billy McCoy presents "Bronco Billy's Wild West Show" a traveling show that has seen better days. When he meets Anoinette, a woman from a rich family who has been left without a dime, she becomes the new assistant in his act. Things don't get much better for the traveling show, but Antoinette warms u
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Saint Jack (1979)
Absorbing character study of an amiable, ambitious pimp who thrives in Singapore during the early 1970s. Directed by Peter Bogdanovich, based on Paul Theroux's novel.
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Saint Jack (1979)
Absorbing character study of an amiable, ambitious pimp who thrives in Singapore during the early 1970s. Directed by Peter Bogdanovich, based on Paul Theroux's novel.
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Drive-In (1976)
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From Nashville With Music (1969) as Composer
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Killers Three (1968) as Composer

Cast (special)

38.
Willie Nelson & Friends: Outlaws And Angels (2004)
Willie Nelson assembles an all-star line-up for this 3rd annual concert special for memorial day.
39.
San Quentin: Inside the Big House (2001) as Interviewee
A tour of the San Quentin prison complex -- from the death chamber and death row, to the minimum security processing center where minor offenders are kept for two months until they are sent to other prisons in California. The program also visits the prison's cafeteria, hospital, classrooms and exerc
40.
33rd Annual Country Music Association Awards, The (1999)
Live coverage of the 33rd annual Country Music Association Awards presentation from the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tennessee.
41.
Merle Haggard: For the Record (1999)
Country music artist Merle Haggard, his band the Strangers and guest artists perform live from the Las Vegas Hilton. The program features narrated segments that tell Merle Haggard's life story.
42.
Making of Ride With Bob, The (1999)
Special that documents the making of Asleep at the Wheel's tribute album "Ride With Bob," which celebrates the work of legendary Western Swing pioneer Bob Wills. Bob Wills was the "King of Western Swing" who brought Western Swing to the masses with his Texas Playboys. Wills was named a member of the
43.
Mississippi: River of Song, The (1999)
Special that examines the array of music that has grown up around the Mississippi River. Part one travels from the river's headwaters in Minnesota to Iowa, and covers such divergent genres as Scandinavian fiddle, Dixieland jazz, Tex-Mex and Ojibway. Part two, moving from Illinois to Kentucky, showca
44.
Workin' Man: A Tribute to Merle Haggard (1998)
Tribute to Merle Haggard featuring interviews with Haggard and many of his friends in country music, clips from past performances and new tribute performances.
45.
Ralph Emery: On the Record With Merle (1998) as Interviewee
Ralph Emery interviews country music star Merle Haggard.
46.
TNN Music City News Country Awards (1997)
Live coverage of the 31st Annual TNN Music City News Country Awards from the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee.
47.
Dolly Parton: Treasures (1996)
Special featuring Dolly Parton in concert as she salutes her favorite songs and the songwriters and performers who made them famous.
48.
Life and Times of Lefty Frizzell (1996) as Interviewee
Documentary on the life and career of Lefty Frizzell.
49.
Life and Times of Bob Wills, The (1996) as Interviewee
Documentary on the life and career of western swing musician Bob Wills.
50.
29th Annual Country Music Association Awards, The (1995)
Live presentation of the 29th Annual Country Music Association Awards.
51.
Marty Party, The (1995)
Four-part special hosted by country artist Marty Stuart and featuring performances by other country singers.
52.
28th Annual Country Music Association Awards, The (1994)
Live telecast from the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tennessee, of the 1994 Country Music Association (CMA) Awards.
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29th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, The (1994)
A live presentation of the 29th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards honoring outstanding country music performers.
54.
Merle Haggard: An American Story (1994)
A two-part biography of country musician Merle Haggard, through interviews, concert footage, a visit by Haggard to the San Quentin jail cell he called home for three years and a variety of country music artists performing Haggard's music for the tribute/benefit album "Mama's Hungry Eyes."
55.
Bakersfield Country! (1994)
Documentary on the style and origins of West Coast country music sound associated with Bakersfield, California. Includes archival photos, personal reminiscences and musical performances.
56.
Day in the Life of Country Music, A (1993)
A special in which country music performers in 40 locations were filmed on a single day.
57.
Merle Haggard in Concert: An Austin City Limits Special (1993)
Singer/songwriter Merle Haggard and his band, The Strangers, perform classic songs from three decades as well as some new compositions.
58.
Farm Aid V (1992)
A live telecast of the fifth annual Farm Aid fund-raiser, held at the Texas Stadium in Irving, Texas.
59.
MDA Jerry Lewis Telethon (1992)
Twenty-seventh edition of the annual telethon to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA).
60.
25th Annual Music City News Country Awards (1991)
A presentation of the 25th Annual Music City News Country Awards broadcast live from the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee.
61.
American Music Awards, The (1991)
A live presentation of the 18th annual American Music Awards honoring musical performers.
62.
26th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, The (1991)
A live broadcast of the twenty-sixth annual presentation of the Academy of Country Music Awards honoring outstanding country-music artists.
63.
Welcome Home, America! - A USO Salute to America's Sons and Daughters (1991)
A broadcast of a concert honoring the United States armed forces and fifty years of service by the USO.
64.
TNN's All-Star Salute to Country Music (1990)
Live celebration of TNN's seventh anniversary featuring an all-star cast of country music performers at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville.
65.
23rd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, The (1988)
A live broadcast from Knott's Berry Farm, of the 23rd annual Academy of Country Music Awards.
66.
Country Music -- A New Tradition (1988)
A "Cinemax Sessions" presentation bringing together several generations of top country music artists in a concert taped at Fisk University Chapel in Nashville, Tennessee.
67.
28th Annual Grammy Awards, The (1986)
Celebrity performers and presenters participate in a three-hour live special, originating from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, during which the winners of the Grammys, the recording industry's highest honor, are announced.
68.
Statler's Christmas Present, The (1986)
A program of Christmas music and songs with the Statler Brothers.
69.
Academy of Country Music's 20th Anniversary Reunion, The (1986)
Notable names in country music gather for a special celebrating two decades of the Academy of Country Music. Included are clips from past shows.
70.
Marty Robbins: Super Legend (1986)
A salute to the Grammy-winning country and western star who died in 1982.
71.
Elvis Memories (1985)
A fond tribute to Elvis Presley (1935-1977) via rare film footage and the remembrances of friends and family.
72.
JOHNNY CASH: CHRISTMAS (1983)
A holiday musical special with Johnny Cash and his family.
73.
Country Music USA (1982)
A salute to country and western music with host Roy Clark and guests.
74.
Fifty Years of Country Music (1981)
A salute to country and western music featuring some of the top performers in the industry.
75.
Lynda Carter: Encore (1980)
An hour of music and songs hosted by Lynda Carter.
76.
Elvis Remembered: Nashville to Hollywood (1980)
A salute to Elvis Presley by film and record industry colleagues.
77.
Let Me Tell You About a Song (1972) as Host
Videotaped highlights of performances by singer Merle Haggard.

Music (special)

78.
33rd Annual Country Music Association Awards, The (1999)
Live coverage of the 33rd annual Country Music Association Awards presentation from the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tennessee.
79.
Merle Haggard: For the Record (1999)
Country music artist Merle Haggard, his band the Strangers and guest artists perform live from the Las Vegas Hilton. The program features narrated segments that tell Merle Haggard's life story.
80.
Merle Haggard: For the Record (1999)
Country music artist Merle Haggard, his band the Strangers and guest artists perform live from the Las Vegas Hilton. The program features narrated segments that tell Merle Haggard's life story.
81.
Robert Zemeckis on Smoking, Drinking and Drugging in the 20th Century: In Pursuit of Happiness (1999)
A feature-length documentary on smoking, drinking and drugging in the 20th century. Through interviews with historians and professionals in the drug treatment field interspersed with film clips, filmmaker Robert Zemeckis delves into the history of America's relationship with mind-altering substances
82.
Just For the Ride (1996)
At look at the world of female-rodeo competition.
83.
Country Music -- A New Tradition (1988)
A "Cinemax Sessions" presentation bringing together several generations of top country music artists in a concert taped at Fisk University Chapel in Nashville, Tennessee.

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