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|Also Known As:||Died:||February 19, 1995|
|Born:||April 14, 1913||Cause of Death:||heart failure|
|Birth Place:||Cleveland, Ohio, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
To prevent his own death, a detective must try to solve the murders of an underworld kingpin's family.
In the bleakness of a cold, Italian winter during World War II, a war-fatigued American sniper finds redemption in watching a retarded German soldier. Rather than killing him immediately, he observes the man, and finds his ability to dehumanise the enemy is being gradually eroded.
The life of an a cross-country skier and Olympics contender is forever altered by a car accident that leaves her paralyzed. Based on the true story of Australian Janine Shepherd.
A con man helps a group of former slaves survive the perils of the wild West in their search for the promised land.
Secret agents fight to protect the jewels powering a deadly laser weapon.
Strange goings on at the site of an experimental underwater laboratory as a mysterious object of unknown origin is detected in the area. A group of researchers investigate and come face to face with the object, a large automated extraterrestrial probe. They board the craft and discover a small object at first considered to be some sort of instrument package, which they take back to the lab for closer inspection. It is then that events take a turn for the worse.
The mysterious disappearance of Jim Wheatley (Charles Gray), while exploring a cave near a Mexican village, brings his sister, Gina (Mala Powers), and her husband, Dan Matthews (John Howard), to the territory to search for him. Embittered, crippled Pete Morgan (Paul Richards), insists on going along and reminds Dan that his condition is Dan's fault since it happened in an accident in which Pete saved Dan's life. Plus, Gina was Pete's sweetheart before the accident. Did we mention embittered? The party hears about an old Indian legend concerning the Cave of the Dead where human sacrifices were made to the Gods. Dr. Ramsey (Gerald Milton), married to a native girl, Concha (May Wynn), claims no knowledge of the cave, but he is here because the climate is ideal for rapid fungus growth for his work on cultivating fungus for antibiotics. You don't have to be from France to know that if the climate is good for fungus growth, a cave is even better but it takes Dan and Pete a while to get around to that.
When a commercial airliner develops engine trouble, the passengers and crew think back on the lives they could be losing soon.
Crystal 'Chris' Benson, a single mother in a small New Mexico town, senses a shadowy menace stalking her in the night. She acquires a gun and makes arrangements anticipating her own death, tape-recording a message for her teenage daughter which (in flashback) tells of her involvement with Steve Blackford, who has very good reason to hate her. Chris is determined and resourceful, but Steve has had 18 years to plan revenge. Doom closes in...
A doctor testing drugs on convicts gets mixed up in a murder investigation.
G-men track stolen Uranium-238 shipment using new radar technology; they also recruit the girlfriend of a gang member as an informant. Radar helps, but it takes an undercover blonde to really get the goods on criminal masterminds.
A militiaman falls for a Frenchwoman and tries to protect her people from land grabbers.
Cecily Harrington (Sylvia Sidney), struggling along on a small allowance, wins a fortune in a lottery. She decides to travel rather than marrying her fiance Nigel Lawrence (John Howard.) A stranger, Manuel Cortez (John Hodiak), comes to rent her flat and she falls in love with him, and they are married. For their honeymoon, they go to an isolated English college where she, unlike the audience, doesn't realize she has married a fortune-hunting Bluebeard with a few murdered wives in his past. The question is will she be able to repent in leisure her decision to marry in haste.
This Republic murder mystery starts with a radio broadcast by Greg Sherman (John Howard) who solves cases on the air that the local police cannot solve. As he names the perpetrator of a recent murder we see the criminal, who is listening to the show, become alarmed and start to make his escape. The scene shifts to the police department where the chief, fearing for his job, assigns officers to get something, anything, on Sherman and get him off the air. Meanwhile, Greg and his pretty wife Beth (Margaret Lindsay) are parting company. He's going to a party and she's going to visit her pregnant sister in the hospital. The next morning Greg wakes up and nudges his sleeping wife. When she doesn't respond, he pulls off the covers and finds not his wife but a strange woman, dead and with the murder knife still sticking up out of her back. While he's still recovering from the shock, Beth walks into the bedroom. Thinking that she has discovered her husband with another woman, she leaves and calls the police. The police are delighted of course, but Greg escapes as they are arresting him. Now he must solve the mystery by himself...
David Jamieson (John Howard), a Northerner, is forced to flee from a Maryland town where he is suspected of murdering the girl who attempted to force him to marry her on the eve of his wedding to another girl. He flees and assumes a new identity but returns to save the life of the man accused of killing him.
A rarely seen movie about a werewolf who prowls around at night but only kills certain members of one family. It seems like just a coincidence but the investigating Inspector soon finds out that this tradition has gone on for generations and tries to find a link between the werewolf and the family, leading to a frightening conclusion.
Convicts on a prison island plot their escape.
A submarine captain tries to warn the Navy about the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.
Sisters working at a hotel try to hide a dead body before the next convention arrives.
A famous actress has to win over her ready-made family when she weds a shipping magnate.
A Yankee soldier becomes a spy with the help of a beautiful woman.
A group of adventurers head deep into a South American jungle in search of ancient Incan treasure. A beautiful woman, brought to their camp by hired bearers, has come to join her husband, a newer member of the group, who was recently killed by hostile natives. As the months go by, jealousies and tempers flare as fights break out over the woman. The Incan treasure is finally found but the treaure-seekers, now united by a common enemy, are about to be attacked by hundreds of fierce natives armed with bows and poisoned arrows.
A mad scientist makes a beautiful model invisible so she can get back at the man who fired her.
Tabloid reporters crash a society marriage.
Bulldog Drummond discovers the house he¿s rented for his wedding hides a secret treasure.
Bulldog Drummond postpones his wedding to track down a band of bank robbers.
Drummond, his girlfriend and his butler try to free an high post of Scotland Yard who has been kidnapped.
Prep football star Jimmy Howal(Robert Cummings)gets a reception far different from what he expected when he enters West Point. His cocky attitude earns him the enmity of many upperclassmen, especially hot-tempered southerner Brandon Culpepper (John Howard), who also sees Howal as a rival for beautiful Toni Denby (Mary Carlisle), daughter of West Point officer Colonel Denby (Minor Watson.) Just before the Army-Navy football game, Howals' name is posted as failing French, and the cadets fear he will be kept from playing because of it. (The Paramount writers overlooked the fact that since Howal was a plebe nee freshman student, he couldn't have played anyway as freshman weren't eligible for the varsity in this period.) Toni agrees to tutor Howal, but she, unknowingly, uses an old examination which Is the basis for the new test. Howal realizes what has happened when he passes the exam with flying colors, and suspects Toni of having set out to make a fool of him.
Captain Drummond travels to Switzerland in order to marry his girlfriend but the disappearance of a dangerous cargo of explosives makes him delay his plans.
Bulldog Drummond hunts down an assassin after a priceless diamond.
An old enemy kidnaps Bulldog Drummond¿s fiancée.
A crackpot press agent tries to pass off an aspiring opera singer as a jungle girl.
Four fugitives from a Chinese revolution discover a lost world of peace and harmony.
Cinematography (feature film)
Two scuba divers find a hydrogen bomb in the ocean that was accidentally dropped there. They decide to capitalize on their discovery by threatening to wipe out Los Angeles unless everyone in the city deposits one dollar into their Swiss bank account.
A tale of life on the road with the band Mothers of Invention.
A doctor uses special eye drops to give himself x-ray vision, but the new power has disastrous consequences.
Editing (feature film)
A year in the life of three boxers from Mike Tyson's old neighborhood gym -- the Bed-Stuy Boxing Center in Brooklyn. The lives of the various boxing hopefuls are woven together by the common threads of the neighborhood, the gym, and trainer Harry Keitt. Each boxer transcends the typical coach-athlet
Three navy war heroes are booked on a morale-building "vacation" in San Francisco and plan to throw a wild party.
Music (feature film)
Animation (feature film)
Art Department (feature film)
Film Production - Construction/Set (feature film)
A judge and his young wife spend their vacation, along with the wife''s childhood friend, on a small island off the coast of Maine. While the two men are off on a fishing trip, the woman''s ex-boyfriend surprises her with an unexpected visit, then further shocks her by turning up naked and dead in her bed the next morning. The body refuses to stay put -- and neither will the murderer.
Country music artist Faith Hill performs for her first primetime network television special from the Palace Theater in Auburn Hills, Detroit, Michigan.
An exploration to the depths of the salty Dead Sea in a Delta mini-submarine to search for solid evidence of the destruction of the Biblical cities of Sodom and Gomorrah. To many people, the Biblical story recounting God's destruction of the two cities is metaphorical, a warning to sinful humans fro
Profile of Boris Yeltsin, the man who managed the dismantling of the Soviet Union. The program follows Yeltsin from his years as a Communist leader to his arrival in Moscow as an ally of Gorbachev and his fights with the Communist Party and Gorbachev himself. The special explores how Yeltin's power
A retropective look at the wardrobe of Diana, Princess of Wales, and how it reflected the changes in her life. Includes interviews with fashion designers.
Live coverage of the 73rd annual Academy Awards presentation from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
Live coverage of the 72nd annual Academy Awards presentation from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California.
Live coverage of the 71st Annual Academy Awards Presentation from the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles.
Live presentation of the 70th annual Academy Awards.
Live presentation of the 69th annual Academy Awards.
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