TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (1)
|Also Known As:||Died:|
|Born:||February 5, 1948||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Hollywood, California, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS
Cast (feature film)
After surviving eight near-death accidents throughout his unlucky life, Louis Drax plunges off a steep cliff on his ninth birthday. While police investigate the cause of Louis' near-fatal fall and the whereabouts of his violent father Peter, acclaimed neurologist Dr. Allan Pascal uses unorthodox tec
Having never left the United States, Sandra Chase bravely agrees to accompany a friend to Ecuador for a much needed vacation; but paradise quickly turns to misery when she is accosted at the airport in Quito and is unjustly imprisoned for drug trafficking. With no trial or any recourse, Sandra is se
A young family makes the terrifying discovery that the body of their comatose son has become a conduit for the supernatural, while his consciousness is held hostage in the dark and insidious realm known as The Further.
A disparate collection of Angelenos cross paths in a web of interlocking stories. Ryan and Kate, an unhappily married therapist and lawyer; Carter a school teacher by day, fantasy gamer by night; Allegra, a self-hating television writer; and Drew, a recovering addict, all yearn for something that se
Nina is a ballerina in a New York City ballet company whose life, like all those in her profession, is completely consumed with dance. She lives with her retired ballerina mother Erica who zealously supports her daughter's professional ambition. When artistic director Thomas Leroy decides to replace
The story of the fascinating life of famous humanitarian Albert Schweitzer.
With the help of his aunt, a young man learns to live again after the death of his wife.
Max Kohn is a writer in his seventies who is increasingly haunted by his weakening body and ebbing sexual prowess. Asleep on an Amtrak train, Max dreams the conductor asks him if he sleeps with women anymore; the questioning becoming so intense and distressing that Max awakens, still disturbed by t
A middle-aged woman discovers she is to be a grandmother after her daughter dies. She wants to raise the black grandchild by herself and has to fight for her rights with the natural father.
It's Halloween 1969 and a distraught 21-year-old New England college student hitchikes through rural Maine to visit his sick mother, only to be picked up by a mysterious driver carrying haunting secrets.
Based on Ann Rule's book of the same name, in which she recounts her investigation as a police officer, into the serial killings that Ted Bundy committed. It follows a cat and mouse game as she came to suspect Bundy, a personal friend of hers at the time, who brilliantly deceived her and follows how
Based on the book of the same name by Jillian Medoff. When Frannie's sister commits suicide after a long battle with anorexia, she is forced to examine her life which tests the already fragile family.
Plagued with grief over the murder of her daughter, Valerie Sommers suspects that her husband John is cheating on her. When Valerie disappears, Detective Leon Zat and his partner Claudia attempt to solve the mystery of her absence. As they investigate, a complex web of love, sex and deceit emerges-
A look back at the making of Richard Rush''s unconventional action-comedy "The Stunt Man" (USA/1980).
Biography of Australian concert pianist Percy Grainger (born in the early 1880s, died in 1961), who was into self-mutilation and was suspected of having an incestuous relationship with his mother, Rose. In 1928, after a concert at the Hollywood Bowl, he married Ella Strom, a woman who looked almost
Dwayne Hoover, the most respected business man in Midland City, is on the verge of a nervous breakdown- yet his identity as the leader of the town's financial empire continues to flourish as he slowly descends from semi-sanity into madness. At the same time, Kilgore Trout, a misunderstood, impoveris
A romance involving a recently separated New York woman and the New York cabbie she commandeers for a cross-country journey.
A group of aspiring New York theater actors moonlight as debt collectors, maiming those who won't pay up. The only really talented member of the group, Eve, wants to quit and leave town with her child. But her employer and ex-husband has other ideas, and promises U B a plum role in a Mamet productio
Based on memoirs, the story of an American family living in Paris in the sixties and seventies, told from the point of view of the daughter, Channe. The father, Bill Willis, is a successful expatriate writer, a WWII veteran haunted by his experiences in the Pacific. His wife, Marcella, is an emotion
Telefilm based on the legend of the miraculous staircase of the Sisters of Loreto Chapel in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Mother Madalyn, the mother superior of an order of Catholic nuns in Santa Fe in 1878, is dying and her last wish is to see her gift to God, a beautiful chapel, completed before her death
Just out of college, Tom Thompson can''t find a job, a girlfriend or a way out of his mother''s house in Brooklyn. Still surrounded by loyal friends from his youth, Tom''s heart reels when he is reunited with his high school crush Julie DeMarco. Just when his luck seems to be changing, Tom receives a mysterious phone call from a woman asking him to be a pallbearer at the funeral of an old classmate. Struck with a sense of duty, Tom agrees despite one dilemma: he can''t remember who the classmate is. For Tom, it''s just the beginning of a series of errors and mistaken identities that will send his friendships, love life and outlook on the world spinning back into uncertainty.
The tale of a young woman, Isabel Archer, who challenges the confines of her sheltered existence on the hermetically closed American expatriate circuit in late 19th century Europe. Hungry to experience the world, Isabel rejects a lucrative marriage proposal, stunning both her suitor and the relative
Lewis Gates, a bounty hunter haunted by the past, is hired to track down three escaped convicts in the Oxbow region of the Rockies. Following the criminals' trail, Gates arrives at a secluded spot where he discovers signs of a struggle, but no bodies or evidence other than a strange arrow shaft. Gat
Set in prewar Nazi Germany, the story of a group of German youths obsessed with American jazz, who must come to grips with the rise of fascism.
After being abandoned as an infant, the rightful Duke of Bournemouth tries to kill the American who's taken his place.
An ungainly young woman, a social outcast who lives with her widowed aunt on a ranch, becomes sexually involved with an itinerant handyman. When he, in due course, becomes involved with her sexier, worldlier aunt, she responds violently.
This crisp, remastered deluxe edition of "Falling Down" (1993) stars Michael Douglas as a laid-off defense worker kept from seeing his child on her birthday by a restraining order. A hot, congested bad day in Los Angeles goes from bad to worse, causing him to suddenly snap, setting off on a bitter and pathetic mission to right all the wrongs that have been done to him. Douglas shines as an average white guy pushed too far.
Set in early 1940s New York, a tabloid photographer gets involved in a black-market gas rationing coupon scandal. The story is very loosely based on the life of the famous tabloid photographer, Weegee.
A prominent white Southern citizen, on trial for the ruthless murder of a young black girl, is shocked to discover that he is not immune to the process of justice.
An unstable Los Angeles attorney discovers that her male lover and client is married to her long-lost college roommate. When he's found murdered, she becomes the defense attorney for his wife, who's been accused in the case.
Set in 1950s New Orleans, a naive college boy falls for his glamorous, twice-divorced aunt and finds that his life is being manipulated by an eccentric soap-opera writer.
A television movie based on a true story. A church-going Texas couple befriends an eerie woman who becomes her friend and his lover. This strange relationship climaxes in an ax murder and a sensational trial.
A depiction of Christ's life including a vision of what his life might have been like had he not been crucified.
A white girl in South Africa experiences Apartheid through the eyes of her activist mother and black housekeeper.
Childhood friends share their triumphs and tragedies through the years.
Two competing aluminum-siding salesmen try to outsmart each other in the name of revenge.
A New York journalist fed up with city life and concerned for the welfare of her trendy daughter, takes off for the deep south in search of her great uncle.
Three sisters deal with their tangled relationships amidst the wonders of New York City.
Exotic settings, atmospheric camerawork and performers acting as though there were no tomorrow provide whatever substance there is to this contemporary rehash of the type of plot of which long-cherished "B" movies of yore were awash -- with an expatriate American banking executive, a gorgeous heires
A troubled coach enlists the town drunk to turn a high school basketball team into winners.
This lively if rather questionable adaptation of Errol Flynn's autobiography, mixing the usual television amalgam of real-life figures, fictitious ones and those with "names changed to protect the innocent (and guilty)" had a relative unknown Canadian actor (and fair lookalike) swashing and buckling
An overaged baseball player comes out of nowhere to save his team.
The first astronauts fight for their place in space.
An invisible, supernatural presence sexually assaults a woman several times. No one will believe her, and in fact, she doubts her own sanity until she undergoes psychological therapy and meets with experts on the supernatural. Eventually, the entity is coerced into materializing, and this leads to i
Frank Maclin is given a project by his corporate bosses, to revitalize the run-down brewery that they recently acquired in his hometown. Frank has become a success with the company and is not eager to move back to the town in Iowa he left ten years before, so he wants to make the changes quickly and leave. But things are complicated when his orders to increase productivity mean betraying the workers, and he doesn''t have the heart to do it.
A disturbed Vietnam vet stumbles upon a movie set and pretends to be a stunt man for an egocentric director.
A small time Chicago hood, now deceased, gets a second chance at life by striking a bargain with the Devil by inhabiting -- and attempting to corrupt -- a totally honest politician. In this contemporary version of the 1946 fantasy-comedy that starred Paul Muni, Anne Baxter and Claude Rains, the comp
A murder melodrama in which a defense lawyer-detective is urged by his ex-girl friend to defend her lesbian lover, charged with a killing of which she claims she is innocent.
A Vietnam veteran attempts to rehabilitate his buddy who has become bitter and withdrawn after losing an arm and a leg in combat -- a loss that he feels his friend could have prevented. This film marked actor James Stacy's return to TV (he previously had acted in the theatrical movie "Posse" with Ki
In the sequel to "Sunshine" (1973) and the brief series that followed it in the spring of 1975, musician Sam Hayden, moody over the marriage of his sometime lover, decides to take his adopted young daughter home to Texas to celebrate Christmas with his family, and he rekindles a romance with a child
Irwin Allen''s first made-for-TV disaster movie follows the course charted by its wide-screen big brothers, only this time it''s a small town about to be devastated by a flood when a faulty dam bursts. At a reported cost of $2.5 million, this was, according to network publicity, the most expensive film made to that time for television. A companion Irwin Allen movie called "Fire" was aired several weeks later, and then each was trimmed to ninety minutes and rerun as a TV double bill subsequently. This movie''s formal title was "Irwin Allen''s Production of ''Flood''."
A group of British aristocrats, who call themselves "Knights of Avalon", isn't content with the system of justice and executes judgment themselves. Instead of just killing the people they believe guilty, they give 'em a chance in traditional combat. When one day Sir Grifford witnesses their sessions, they have to remove him too. His son and heir, Sir John from America, starts to investigate with help from Ms. Marion and Colonel Cook from Scotland Yard.
In the early 20th century, some convicts while on a road gang escape and one of the convicts is Zach Provo, a half Indian, who was sent to prison during the latter part of the 19th century. He escapes with 6 others to exact vengeance on Sam Burgade the lawman who not only captured him but was also responsible for the death of Provo's wife, at least in Provo's mind. Part of his plan is to kidnap Burgade's daughter, which prompts him to strap on his guns and go after him on horseback. Can Burgade who has been retired for sometime still have what it takes to track Provo down?
Charles Hodgson is a British aristocrat who becomes a thief, partly to get back at this twin brother Earl. Earl is a security expert who has built a vault in Tel Aviv that holds some invaluable diamonds and is supposed to be impregnable. Along with a small group he has assembled to help him, Charle
A young boy and a biker become best friends on the road.
After returning home, a Vietnam veteran lives in the psychiatric ward on the V.A. hospital, because he cannot cope with the craziness of the world.
A union leader enlists his girlfriend in a plot to get back at the railroad''s evil management.
A student goes on the run to evade a sentence for vehicular manslaughter.
A free-spirited woman agrees to be a surrogate mother for a wealthy California couple. The original arrangement begins to unravel, however, when emotional feelings on the part of the surrogate mother emerge.
A black undertaker stands against racism in a small Southern town.
A gunslinger-turned-preacher is forced to return to his old ways.
Three vacationing students set out to humiliate an insecure girl.
A widow and a widower have to contend with hostile children when they fall in love.
Music (feature film)
Childhood friends share their triumphs and tragedies through the years.
Drama that centers on a former astronaut who found God on a disastrous and near-fatal space voyage and became a world-renowned televangelist. Show provides a look at the lucrative business of TV preachers through his perspective as he juggles his profession, faith and family.
Profile of entertainer Bette Midler, from her family life growing up in Hawaii to her personal life as a wife and mother today. Includes interviews with colleagues and family members, archival footage, movie clips, concert footage and personal photographs.
Live presentation of the third annual Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, honoring the American public's favorite stars of motion pictures, home videos and music.
Documentary presenting new evidence concerning the abrupt collapse of Maya civilization after 700 years of great achievements.
A documentary about director Martin Scorsese. This portrait captures the director at work on his film, "Good Fellas," and features interviews with directors, actors, and associates.
Live coverage of the sixty-first annual Academy Awards ceremony from the Shrine Civic Auditorium in Los Angeles. Highlights include: an opening production number which recreates Hollywood's glittering past and such landmarks as the Cocoanut Grove and the Chinese Theater; a tribute to the great musi
A program of skits that satirize people and events.
A musical adaptation of Studs Terkel's book about the average working man and woman which takes the viewpoint that he or she is anything but average.
In this adapatation of an Ann Beattie short story, George, an attractive college professor, has lived with Lenore for many years. When he is attracted to a young coed, George must re-examine his relationship with Lenore in this drama of commitment and infidelity.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
Three-part sequel to the "Lonesome Dove" miniseries that aired on CBS in 1989. With the death of his friend Gus, ex-Texas ranger Woodrow F. Call immerses himself in ranching on a grand scale.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
The Biblical patriarch, Abraham, and his wife, Sarah, heed a divine command to leave their home for the promise of future generations and dominion over a new homeland, if they hold true to their faith. Time and again, God tests Abraham during the difficult journey.
A fanciful suspense drama inspired by William Stevenson's best-selling account of the formation of an Allied espionage network during World War II by a wealthy Canadian using his own funds. David Niven made his TV movie debut as the man behind the operation.
Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.Click here to contribute