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Cast (feature film)

Cars 3 (2017)
Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast racers, the legendary Lightning McQueen is suddenly pushed out of the sport he loves. To get back in the game, he will need the help of an eager young race technician, Cruz Ramirez , with her own plan to win, plus inspiration from the late Fabulous Huds
Cars 2 (2011)
Collaborator (2011)
Playwright Robert must grapple with the fact that his career is in steep decline -- his last production was canceled after only a two-week run. To further complicate things, he is unable to decide what to do about an old love affair. It is his neighbor Gus who finally sheds some light on various iss
Christmas Snow (2010) as Mrs Gertrude Mutterance
A widow and her two adopted children face eviction immediately after the holidays because their mean-spirited landlord plans to convert their home and candy store into a laundromat.
Grandpa For Christmas, A (2007)
A man estranged from his family, reconnects with them when his granddaughter is hospitalized. They find a way to bond through song and dance, and finally spend their first Christmas together in years.
Cars (2006)
Lightning McQueen, a hotshot rookie race car driven to succeed, discovers that life is about the journey, not the finish line, when he finds himself unexpectedly detoured in the sleepy Route 66 town of Radiator Springs. On route across the country to the big Piston Cup Championship in California to
Mr. Saint Nick (2002) as Carlotta
Nick St. Nicholas is the heir to the Santa Claus throne but before he can assume the role from his famous father who's bound for retirement, he must get over his reluctance and swanky Miami lifestyle by learning the true meaning of Christmas.
Perfect Nanny, The (2001) as Mrs Mcbride
Angela McBride is intrigued by the fantasies and heroes in her romance novels. She goes to great lengths to make these stories her reality, regardless of the boundaries put in her way.
Living in Fear (2001) as Mrs. Ford
When Chuck Hauser returns to his childhood home with his new wife for the reading of his father's will, he finds that many of the townfolk still suspect him of his first wife's death.
How to Marry a Billionaire: A Christmas Tale (2000) as Shatzie
Tired of being rejected by social-climbing girlfriends and having overdrawn bank accounts, three single friends -- Tom, a struggling artist recently dumped by his girlfriend for her wealthy orthodontist; Mark, a functioning neurotic and recently fired gym teacher; and Jason, a good-looking actor who
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998) as Desk Clerk At Mint Hotel
Journalist Raoul Duke and his lawyer Dr Gonzo drive from LA to Las Vegas on a drugs binge. They nominally cover news stories, including a convention on drug abuse, but also sink deeper into a frightening psychedelic otherworld. As Vietnam, Altamont and the Tate killings impinge from the world of TV
Ms. Scrooge (1997) as Maude Marley
Television movie updating Charles Dickens' story, "A Christmas Carol." Businesswoman Ebenita Scrooge treats her employees and customers poorly. She has no time for Christmas or the holiday spirit. On Christmas Eve, she is visited by the ghost of her dead partner Maude Marley and then by other spirit
Spy Within, The (1995)
A demolitions expert takes off after inadvertantly killing some homeless when he blows up a building on CIA orders, and ends up falling in love with a CIA operative.
Amore! (1993)
A Jewish New York billionaire, unhappy with his uncharismatic image, revamps his personality into that of a leading man from the glorious yesteryear of Italian cinema.
Inside Monkey Zetterland (1992) as Honor Zetterland
An ironic look into the fast paced L.A. world of Monkey Zetterland, a loveable, charismatic 28-year-old and his colorful friends and family.
Deceptions: A Mother's Secret (1991) as Geena Milner
A man fights for custody of his stepson after the sudden death of his wife.
Perfect Tribute, The (1991) as Farm Woman
A Southern boy's accidental meeting with Abraham Lincoln helps the disheartened president understand just how important his Gettysburg Address really is.
When Will I Be Loved? (1990) as Barbara Patterson
Three woman meet by chance in a divorce lawyer's office, become friends and help each other through their divorces.
Lady in White (1988) as Amanda Harper
A young boy, after seeing the ghost of a little murdered girl, attempts to find the killer, only to find that he is being stalked by the murderer.
Overboard (1987) as Edith Mintz
A small-town carpenter convinces a shipwrecked heiress with amnesia that she''''s his wife.
Shadey (1987) as Lady Constance Landau
Love Boat: The Shipshape Cruise, The (1986) as Carol'S Mother
A TV movie continuing the adventures of the Love Boat gang.<P>Exercise doctor Charlene Thomas and her companion, Doris Johnson, board ship with the doctor booked to run an exercise class for the duration of the cruise. The woman introduced as Dr. Thomas is properly svelte, but her companion is consi
Brazil (1985) as Mrs Ida Lowry
A clerk in a bureaucratic future world becomes an enemy of the state when he falls in love.
For Lovers Only (1982) as Bea Winchell
Loving newlyweds in search of the perfect honeymoon are always welcome at Bliss' Cove Haven, a sensuous resort dedicated to the fulfillment of romantic fantasies.
Rosie: The Rosemary Clooney Story (1982) as Frances Clooney
The dramatization of the life of the pop singer from her rise to stardom and her marriage to Jose Ferrer to her courageous comeback from her 1968 mental breakdown following the Robert Kennedy assassination. Based on Clooney's autobiography, it has Rosemary dubbing not only her own songs but also her
Time Bandits (1981) as Mrs Ogre
A young boy embarks on an adventure through time with a group of runaway dwarfs.
Scout's Honor (1980) as Pearl Bartlett
Gary Coleman's second TV movie stars him as an orphan yearning to become a boy scout and features not only a handful of former child stars of an earlier television age, here playing the parents of Coleman's fellow scouts, but also Pat O'Brien in his final screen role. It also was the last film for v
Diary of a Teenage Hitchhiker (1979) as Elaine Thurston
A rebellious seventeen-year-old girl ignores parental advice and joins her friends as a beach-bound regular on the local hitchhiking circuit, being picked up ultimately by a homicidal maniac.
Getting Married (1978) as Vera Lesser
Romantic fluff about an aspiring young songwriter, who works in a TV newsroom as an assistant director, and the girl, the station's attractive newscaster, he decides he is going to marry, despite her own plans to wed somebody else in less than a week.
Little Ladies of the Night (1977) as Miss Colby
A one-time pimp turned big-city cop takes an interest in a teenage runaway who has been drawn into the hard world of prostitution after being shunned by her parents. Originally this was to have premiered in September 1976.
Baby Blue Marine (1976) as Mrs Hudkins
A young man has failed his basic training to become a Marine and is sent home wearing baby blue fatigues which indicate his failure. On the way, he is mugged by a Marine who is unstrung by battle fatigue, and leaves the young washout in a hero's uniform. Proceeding to hitchhike home in the undeserved uniform, the young man arrives in a small Colorado town where he is assumed to be, and is treated like, a hero.
Family Plot (1976) as Mrs Maloney
A phony psychic takes on a pair of kidnappers.
James Dean (1976) as Claire Folger
An offbeat look at the screen legend by writer William Bast, who had roomed with James Dean when both were aspiring actors in the early 1950s.
Wanted: The Sundance Woman (1976) as Mattie Riley
Katharine Ross repeats her portrayal of Etta Place (from "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid") in this adventure of the fugitive who, alone and desperate following the deaths of Butch and Sundance, seeks help from Pancho Villa in exchange for guns and ammunition.
The Hindenburg (1975) as Mrs Mildred Breslau
Sabotage causes the airship Hindenburg to crash on arrival at New York in this disaster film.
Family Nobody Wanted, The (1975) as Mrs Bittner
A drama recounting the true story of a minister and his wife who put together a family of twelve racially mixed children.
Legend of Lizzie Borden, The (1975) as Emma Borden
An ethereal retelling, stylishly produced, of the story of the New England spinster accused of the axe murders of her father and stepmother in the 1890s in the town of Fall River, Massachusetts. Emmy Award nominations went to Elizabeth Montgomery, art director Jack DeShields, set decorator Henry Gordon, editor John A. Martinelli, and costume designer Guy Verhille. DeShields and Gordon won.
Cage Without a Key (1975) as Mrs Little
A high school girl gets trapped in a web of circumstances after accepting a ride with a strange boy who then forces her at gunpoint to assist him in a robbery during which he kills a clerk, and both are caught and charged with first-degree murder. Convicted and sent to a women's detention center, th
First 36 Hours of Dr. Durant, The (1975) as Nurse Katherine Gunther
An idealistic young surgical resident confronts the realities of medical ethics with a life and a career at stake during his first hectic hours on call at a big city hospital.
Autobiography Of Miss Jane Pittman, The (1974) as Lady At House
Winner of nine Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Drama of the 1973-74 season, this was one of the most acclaimed TV movies ever, highlighted by Cicely Tyson's Emmy-winning performance as the (fictional) woman who was born into slavery in the 1850s and lived to see the Civil Rights movement a centur
Larry (1974) as Maureen Whitten
An acclaimed drama about a man, mistakenly confined to a mental institution for his first twenty-six years, who is discovered to have normal intelligence and is faced with the task of becoming physically self-sufficient to live in the outside world.
Locusts (1974) as Claire Fletcher
Strikingly similar to the short story chiller "Laningen and the Ants" (filmed by Paramount in 1953 as "The Naked Jungle"), this tale has a menacing swarm of locusts advancing on the midwest, forcing a young World War II pilot, discharged as unfit to fly, to attempt to conquer his personal terror and
Dr. Max (1974) as Libby Opel
A curmudgeony big-city doctor's concern for his patients in a rundown Baltimore neighborhood puts him at odds with his own family. This is a similar contemporary version of the Paul Muni film "The Last Angry Man" (1959), which itself was remade as a TV movie and shown first several weeks after this

Cast (special)

TV Land Awards: A Celebration of Classic TV (2004)
An award show that celebrates classic television.
Wax Cracks Hollywood (1993)
British TV show host Ruby Wax visits America to make her mark in Hollywood -- where she'll try anything to get to the top.
47th Annual Golden Globes (1989)
A live telecast of the 47th annual Golden Globe Awards presented by the the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for achievement in film and television.
Sea World's All-Star, Lone Star Celebration (1988)
A special from Sea World of Texas in San Antonio, featuring the famed marine mammals -- killer whales, dolphins, etc. -- and celebrity performers in a commemoration of the cultural heritage of the Texas hill country.
Texas 150: A Celebration Special (1986)
The largest, most impressive gathering of Texas superstars in history perform in a two-hour special presentation broadcast from the state capital of Austin. Featured are celebrities from the movies, TV, music, broadcast journalism and sports. The program celebrates the one-hundred-fiftieth anniversa
Side By Side (1984) as Mildred Deegan
The story, set in Chicago, follows events in the lives of Harry Deegan, a shipping affairs supervisor for McCloskey's, and his longtime friend and tenant, Joey Caruso, a shipping clerk. In the pilot episode, Harry seeks to better his position in life by pursuing a job at a rival shipping company.
Not in Front of the Kids (1984) as Millie Rosen
A pilot, set in California, about Ben and Millie Rosen, a middle-aged couple who are temporarily caring for their grandchildren, Amy and Jimmy, while their parents are away. The story depicts the comic events that occur as the older and younger generations attempt to adjust to each other.
Fit For a King (1982) as Queen Mary Ella
The story, set in the fictional modern European kingdom of Braeland, depicts the problems that befall its king and queen and their royal children. In the pilot episode, King Alfred and Queen Mary Ella attempt to break up their naive son Conrad's romance with Sandra Bacon, a beautiful American social
Pat Boone and Family Easter Special, The (1979)
An Easter celebration with Pat Boone and his family.
People Like Us (1976) as Irene Allman; His Wife
The story of the Allmans, a contemporary American family, and their struggles to retain their close ties amid economic instability and a changing moral climate.

Special Thanks (special)

Hard Rain, A (1994) as Special Thanks
A grief-stricken father seeks to avenge his son's murder.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Liz: The Elizabeth Taylor Story (1995) as Hedda Hopper
Miniseries based on C. David Heymann's unauthorized biography of actress Elizabeth Taylor.
Save the Dog! (1988) as Agent
World War III (1982) as Dorothy Longworth
The world is placed on the brink of a nuclear holocaust following a confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union when an insurgent Russian military group lays siege to the Alaskan pipeline in retaliation for an American grain embargo. U.S. President Rock Hudson and Soviet General Sec
Pearl (1978) as Sally Colton
A romantic drama looking suspiciously like "From Here to Eternity" (a miniseries version of which turned up some weeks after this one premiered) and interweaving the lives and passions of three military couples living in Honolulu in December 1941.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Grass Roots (1992) as Emma Carr
A two-part miniseries based on the novel by Stuart Woods. A respected lawyer/politician about to undertake a campaign for a seat in the U.S. Senate is forced to defend a young white man for the brutal murder of a black activist. Sequel to the 1983 miniseries "Chiefs."

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