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|Also Known As:||Died:||May 21, 2011|
|Born:||February 27, 1940||Cause of Death:||cancer|
|Birth Place:||Ballarat, Victoria, AU||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
Soren, is a young owl enthralled by his father's epic stories of the Guardians of Ga'Hoole, a mythic band of winged warriors who had fought a great battle to save all of owl kind from the evil Pure Ones. While Soren dreams of someday joining his heroes, his older brother, Kludd, scoffs at the notion
Escaping the monotony of a loveless marriage, Raymond Yale becomes entangled in an affair with the beautiful and troubled Carla. Ray's moral limits are tested when Carla presents him with the proceeds of her controlling husband's latest crime. This is their chance: Take the money and run. If only it
In Australia, on the brink of World War II, an English aristocrat travels to the faraway continent, where she meets a rough-hewn local and reluctantly agrees to join forces with him to save the land she inherited. Together, they embark upon a transforming journey across hundreds of miles of the world''s most beautiful yet unforgiving terrain, only to still face the bombing of the city of Darwin by the Japanese forces that attacked Pearl Harbor.
Life along the Great Barrier Reef is full of dangers when you are a tiny clown fish. And for Marlin, a single parent determined to protect his only son Nemo, there are constant fears and anxieties. When, on his first day of school, Nemo defies his father and swims off alone to investigate a boat, he
Best friends Charlie Carbone and Louis Fucci are both struggling to get ahead in life--but their approaches couldn''t be more different. Louis is an optimist as well as a magnet for bad luck. Ever since he saved Charlie''s life 20 years ago, Louis has embroiled them in a series of shady get-rich schemes, which has only compounded Charlie''s reputation as the ultimate loser in the eyes of his intimidating stepfather, mob boss Sal Maggio. More skeptical and low-profile than Louis, Charlie justs wants to play by the rules, meet the right girl and make a success of his new business, which is tough with Sal skimming all the profits. But when Louis recruits Charlie to help him escort a truckload of stolen televisions across town, they inadvertently lead police straight to Sal''s warehouse. Just when it looms like the guys might end up sleeping with the fishes, Sal gives them one last chance at redemption. All they have to do is deliver $50,000 cash to one of Sal''s associates in the Australian Outback. But a kangaroo with a plan of his own gets a hold of the cash, forcing Charlie and Louis to track him across the outback before Sal''s henchmen send them "down under" permanently.
With her husband off at war, Dorothy struggles to raise their three young children alone in the Australian countryside. When two Italian POWs Alfredo and Joesph, come to live with Dorothy to assist her with the homestead's upkeep, Dorothy falls deeply in love with Alfredo though neither feel that t
Gladwyn and Larry Ritchie lead a hard life as palm tree farmers in the Australian outback. They struggle daily with the elements and the bank to keep a roof over their heads and feed their three children, Pearl, Opal and Jasper. Despite the hardships, they are a closeknit family until a letter arriv
In a small isolated Australian town, a car carrying four members ot the local bowling club runs off the road, trapping the women inside. Maurie, a local pig farmer, is first on the scene and alerts the Emergency Services. However, the ambulance heads off in the wrong direction because there is confu
An ambitious unscrupulous young real estate agent tricks his way into buying a valuable plot of land occupied by a community center, but is redeemed in a gallant attempt to save it.
The call themselves "lolo"--lowly locals in Hawaiian slang--and they've already learned a hard lesson: all they should look forward to in life is mediocrity and failure. These low-income, multi-ethnic teenagers don't expect anything from themselves, because nobody else does, until the day the new sc
Two down-at-heels transvestites and an older transsexual travel by bus from Sydney to a cabaret engagement in the Australian outback.
Although she''''s never had a date, a young woman goes about the business of landing herself a husband.
A prison drama centering around an inmate, Dale, who hits a prison guard and winds up in a nightmarish environment even before he's been sentenced.
Set in the late 60's a young man, fresh out of jail, and his pregnant girlfirend move to the suburbs of Sydney looking for a normal life, only to find it filled with one surprise after another.
A top detective puts his life on the line to put an end to corruption.
A city police detective takes on a case in the country when he looks into the murder of an aborigine.
A novelist's lively sister moves into her house and shakes the family up a bit.
A highly skilled yet unconventional dancer finds a likeminded partner for a ballroom dancing contest.
A rebellious brother and sister duo, with a penchant for weird mechanical devices, try to steer clear of the law.
A teenage girl is forced to care for her family when her mother learns she has a terminal disease.
A policeman keeps the drug money he finds after a shootout only to have his wife and her lover steal it from him.
An American GI is sought for the murders of three women during World War II.
In 1915, two friends trek from Perth across the desert to enlist in the army, and one dies in the Dardanelles.
Members of the Grave Diggers Motorcycle Club are being knocked off one by one, and someone needs to find out why! Sandy Harbutts timeless Australian cult film about a bunch of regegades riding Kawasaki 900s.
An Irishman wages war against the law in the Australian frontier.
French pirate Jean Lafitte tries to redeem his name helping the U.S. in the War of 1812.
French pirate Jean Lafitte tries to redeem his name helping the U.S. in the War of 1812.
A fashion designer sacrifices happiness to build a string of clothing stores.
A young innocent fights to survive the harsh life in a women's prison.
Jeff Carter has put an end to the town's delinquency with a boys' club. Young hoodlum Danny shows up and influences teenagers Doris, Willy and Leo. They hang out at a juke joint where Eve (one of Marilyn's first bit parts) works. When Jeff tries to stop a robbery planned by Danny, he is killed and Danny goes on trial.
An English convict girl sent to the colonies gets mixed up in the war with the Indians.
An elderly millionaire makes a hobby of playing cupid.
"Wicked" Lily Bishop joins a wagon train to California, led by Michael Fabian and Johnnny Trumbo, but news of the Gold Rush scatters the train. When Johnny and Michael finally arrive, Lily is rich from her saloon and storekeeper (former slaver) Pharaoh Coffin is bleeding the miners dry. But worse troubles are ahead: California is inching toward statehood, and certain people want to make it their private empire.
A single mother gives up her son, then fights to remain a part of his life.
A shy milkman gets into boxing when he turns out to have a killer punch.
A hotel bellboy is the unlikely choice to escort a visiting princess, over the protests of his invalid girlfriend.
On a trip to visit his parents, detective Nick Charles gets mixed up in a murder investigation.
The owner of a San Francisco saloon yearns to rank among the upper crust of Nob Hill. When he begins romancing a wealthy socialite it looks like he may have his entree into high society. The pretty star of his saloon's show, however, wants to make sure he stays on the Barbary Coast.
A bumbling soldier and his scheming friend take France by storm.
A man's wild moneymaking schemes leave his wife to raise their family.
A hard-boiled juvenile court judge orders that a popular road house be raided because she knows it is a popular hangout for young punks but then is appalled when the cops bring in her own daughter with the rest of the delinquents.
Maxson and Trimble are using the Night Riders to scare the ranchers off their land knowing there is oil under the ground. Finding a wounded lawyer Corwin, Hoppy assumes his identity. But Sam Nolan knows Hoppy and when he arrives in town the Masquerade is over.
Two entertainers touring the Middle East are kidnapped by an evil sultan.
A cowardly knight rescues a disguised princess from pirates.
A hypochondriac''''s imagined illnesses aren''''t enough to keep him out of the military.
A U.S. sub braves enemy waters during World War II.
A Merchant Marine crew fights off enemy attacks at the start of World War II.
A bomber crew sees World War II action over the Pacific.
Fur thieves, who murder trappers when they refuse to give up their pelts at a low price, occupy the attention of the Royal Northwest Mounted Police. The leader of the gang is Victor Renaud (Dick Curtis), also the mayor of the small Canadian town where the gang is headquartered. Lucky Kerrigan is broken from the mounted service for apparent disobedience to orders, which results in the death of a fellow Mountie. Lucky, working undercover, aids the Mounties in rounding up the gang and gains back his uniform, and also the love of Gabrielle Renaud (Adele Mara), Renaud's sister who was unaware of his criminal activities.
Nazis and entertainers are involved in an inventor''''s murder.
An innocent couple fights off Nazi agents on a speeding train.
The first of a long-running series of Monogram-produced westerns starring Johnny Mack Brown and Raymond Hatton that replaced the Rough Riders series following the death of Buck Jones in the Boston night club fire. Though the next three years featured Brown (as Nevada Jack McKenzie) and Hatton (in his Sandy Hopkins role from the Rough Riders series) as undercover marshals in some form or another, this initial entry had Brown as a lone rider seeking vengeance and he and Hatton's characters were unknown to each other through most of the film. Hopkins offer McKenzie a marshal's job at the end of the film, which the Brown character declined and rode off alone on his quest. This quest didn't take long as by the next film in the series Nevada Jack McKenzie was a full-fledged U. S. Marshal.
American flyers help the Chinese fight off Japanese invaders.
When a notorious gangster gets out of prison, he vows revenge on the wife who left him.
Producer (feature film)
Film Production - Main (feature film)
This is a film comprised primarily from footage shot by the exploring team of Mr. and Mrs. William Phillips, nee Bill and Eve Phillips, a minor league version of the better-known Martin and Osa Johnson. It, between tons of shots of bare-breasted Choco and Cuna Indian women, has a flimsy plot about a party of engineers "seeking" a continental highway route from South America through Central America to the United States. It also uses stock footage of U.S. airforce helicopters, called the non-existant United States Rescue Service here,as part of the search mission plot toward the end. No branch of the U.S. armed services provided any funding or cooperation on the making of this film, and the William Phillips in this film is not actor William 'Bill' Phillips. The only two names connected to this film that anybody had ever heard of before (barely) or afterwards are A. R. Milton and Archie Dattlebaum.
Special Thanks (feature film)
Set in 1993, the war raging in Bosnia manages to spill over into London and into the lives of several citizens who long for human connection. These include: a Croat and a Serb, originally from the same village but now sworn enemies, who meet by chance on a London bus; a BBC reporter who travels to B
Documentary that examines the historical conflict between white Australians and Aborigines over land. The program explores the Frontier War and traces the history of the conflict to modern time.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
In 2006, a nuclear war devastastes humanity, leaving only small pockets of civilization, mostly in Australia; but radioactive fallout is drifting into the Southern Hemisphere. The story centers on a love triangle among American submarine commander Dwight Towers; Moira Davidson, an Australian woman;
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
Two-part miniseries is an adaptation of Herman Melville's classic novel "Moby Dick." The tormented captain of a New England whaling vessel is obsessed with the great white whale, Moby Dick, which bit off his leg.
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