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Kim Hunter

Kim Hunter


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Also Known As: Died: September 11, 2002
Born: November 12, 1922 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Detroit, Michigan, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff (Do Not Use) (2011)
Oscar-winning cinematographer Jack Cardiff had a career that spanned nine decades of moving pictures, providing a number of timeless classics such as "The African Queen" and "The Red Shoes". Through his pioneering use of Technicolor photography, his work behind the camera altered the look of films p
Broadway: The Golden Age (2004) as Herself
The Golden Age of Broadway theater is brought to the screen by interviews with over 100 Broadway stars, composers, writers and notables, whose stories bring Broadway's past to life. Includes archival footage of productions from the pre-video era and vintage photographs of some of Broadway's most fam
Here's To Life (2000)
35 year-old Owen Rinard - who manages a retirement home - has a serious problem. There's an insurgent in his midst who's trying to buck the regimented system he's worked so hard to implement. The renegade is Gus Corley, a former tax accountant and sports fisherman who's clearly not ready to give int
Blue Moon (1999) as Sheila Keating
Movie based on Luanne Rice's novel "Blue Moon." Cass and Billy Medieros and their three children have been happy living near Cass' family, the Keatings, in an old Eastern seaboard fishing village. Cass manages her father Jimmy's restaurant and Billy captains one of the Keating fishing boats. A rift
Out of the Cold (1999) as Elsa Lindepu
Once successful American stage performer Dan Scott gets caught up in the turmoil of pre-World War II Europe.
Price Above Rubies, A (1998) as Rebbitzn
Sonia, both attractive and self-determined, supresses her wandering soul under a gentle marriage to the promising young scholar Mendel and their infant son. Upon Mendel's appointment to a prestigious Yeshiva, the young family is folded into Brooklyn's Hasidic community. Sonia moves uncomfortably wit
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (1997) as Betty Harty
A visiting city reporter''''s assignment suddenly revolves around the murder trial of a local millionaire.
Triumph Over Disaster: The Hurricane Andrew Story (1993)
Drama inspired by events surrounding Hurricane Andrew, which took place in southern Florida in August 1992, and some of the incidents that occurred during and after the devastation.
Two Evil Eyes (1991) as Mrs Pym ("The Black Cat")
A dying man is manipulated by his wife and her lover in "The Facts in the Case of Mr. Valdemar." A photographer is terrorized by a black cat in "The Black Cat."
Vivien Leigh: Scarlett And Beyond (1990)
Interviews and rare film clips trace the troubled career of one of the screen's most beautiful actresses. Hosted by Jessica Lange.
Drop-Out Mother (1988) as Leona
A television movie about a business executive who decides to devote her life to being a full-time housewife. Her husband and kids end up having second thoughts about the change from distant, working mother to hands-on, domestic mom.
Kindred, The (1987) as Dr Amanda Hollins
Private Sessions (1985) as Rosemary O'Reilly
A Manhattan psychotherapist gets uncharacteristically (and unprofessionally) involved with one of his patients -- a young woman with a compulsion for picking up total strangers for sex, in this pilot to a prospective series that would star Mike Farrell, as a divorced therapist with a teenaged daught
Skokie (1981) as Bertha Feldman
Danny Kaye made his television acting debut in this highly acclaimed film dramatizing the controversial street demonstrations attempted by Nazis in the mainly-Jewish community of Skokie, Illinois, in late 1977, and the effects of the prospective march on many World War II concentration camp survivor
F.D.R. -- The Last Year (1980) as Lucy Rutherford
Jason Robards, who was seen as Leland Hayward initially only the night before, starred as a dying Franklin Delano Roosevelt in this dramatization of Jim Bishop's book, and garnered an Emmy Award nomination as Outstanding Actor. This production, taped rather than filmed, also brought a Supporting Act
Golden Gate Murders, The (1979) as Sister Superior
Gruff detective Janssen reluctantly joins with nun York to prove that a priest's fall from the Golden Gate Bridge was murder instead of the official verdict of suicide. This had all the look of a pilot to a prospective and somewhat off-beat series, and has been shown theatrically overseas as "Specte
Dark Side of Innocence, The (1976) as Kathleen Hancock
A drama involving three generations of a family in middle-class suburbia: an affluent housewife who feels that life is passing her by, the daughter she embitters by walking out on the family, and the mother whose traditional values are shaken by the woman's divorce. This was a pilot for a prospecti
Ellery Queen (1975) as Marion Mckell
The pilot film for an atmospheric whodunit set in the 1940s that involves an author-criminologist in one of the cases stumping his New York City police inspector father -- the murder of a famed fashion designer. Hutton and Wayne continued their roles in the subsequent series (1975-76) that also had
Bad Ronald (1974) as Elaine Wilby
A family with three daughters moves into an old house, unaware that it has a secret room occupied by a teenage murderer.
Born Innocent (1974) as Mrs Parker
A sensationally promoted juvenile delinquency film about a fourteen-year-old girl's struggles to adjust after being sent to a tough detention home. A graphic sequence depicting a broom-handle rape of Linda Blair (in her TV-movie debut) subsequently was deleted but made the film the focal point of a
Unwed Father (1974) as Judy Simmons
A teenage father battles with his girlfriend, her wealthy parents, his own family and the courts in his attempt to gain legal custody of his illegitimate child. C. O'Brien, credited with writing the story and co-writing the teleplay actually is Carol Sobieski, who had her name removed.
Magician, The (1973) as Nora Coogan
In this pilot for the 1973-74 series, a dapper magician uses the wizardry of his craft to help people in distress and exposes a staged plane crash when asked by the mother of one of the victims to check into a possible conspiracy. In the later series, Bixby, Curtis and Watkins were joined by Joseph
In Search of America (1971) as Cora Chandler
A college drop-out convinces his family to re-examine its goals and gets them to chuck it all for a crosscountry odyssey in a 1928 Greyhound bus -- or, the family that stays together...
Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971) as [Dr.] Zira
Following the events in "Beneath the Planet of the Apes", Cornelius and Zira flee back through time to 20th Century Los Angeles, where they face persecution similar to what Taylor suffered in the future, and discover the origins of the stream of events that will shape their world.
Beneath the Planet of the Apes (1970) as Zira
The sole survivor of an interplanetary rescue mission discovers a planet ruled by apes and an underground city run by telekinetic humans.
People Next Door, The (1968) as Gerrie
The story traces the slow destruction of a family by a generation gap, drugs, and a lack of understanding of each other.
Planet of the Apes (1968) as Zira
An astronaut crew crash lands on a planet in the distant future where intelligent talking apes are the dominant species.
The Swimmer (1968) as Betty Graham
A tortured man reflects on past mistakes while "swimming" home through his neighbors'''' pools.
Lilith (1964) as Bea Brice
A young psychiatrist finds himself drawn to a beautiful young mental patient.
Money, Women and Guns (1959) as Mrs. Mary Kingman
Just after making a large gold discovery, an old prospector is ambushed and killed by three masked men but manages to kill two of his attackers before he dies. He also manages to scribble out a will, which is given to detective "Silver" Ward Hogan, who is hired to track down the legitimate heirs and to try to find the third murderer.
The Young Stranger (1957) as Helen Ditmar
A neglected teen gets into trouble with the law.
Storm Center (1956) as Martha Lockridge
A librarian fights to keep a controversial book on the shelves.
Anything Can Happen (1952) as Helen Watson
A quirky relationship unfolds between an immigrant and an all-American folk music fan.
Deadline--U.S.A. (1952) as Nora Hutcheson
With three days before his paper folds, a crusading editor tries to expose a vicious gangster.
A Streetcar Named Desire (1952) as Stella [Kowalski]
A fading southern belle tries to build a new life with her sister in New Orleans.
A Matter of Life and Death (1947) as June
An injured aviator argues in celestial court for the chance to go on living.
You Came Along (1945) as Frances Hotchkiss
War hero flier Bob Collins goes on a war bond selling tour with two buddies, and substitute "chaperone" Ivy Hotchkiss. Bob's a cheerful Lothario with several girls in every town on the tour. After some amusing escapades, Bob and Ivy become romantically involved, agreeing it's "just fun up in the air." Then Ivy finds out the real reason why it shouldn't be anything more.
When Strangers Marry (1944) as Millie Baxter
After a whirlwind romance, a small-town girl suspects she┬┐s married a murderer.
Tender Comrade (1944) as Doris White Dumbrowski
Lady welders pool their resources to share a house during World War II.
The Seventh Victim (1943) as Mary Gibson
A girl's search for her missing sister puts her in conflict with a band of satanists.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

Sirens (1993) as Assistant (To Publicist)
In 1920s Australia, a young clergyman and his wife encounter painter Norman Lindsay due to a controversy over one of his paintings. The proper couple get caught up in and tempted by the painter's bohemian lifestyle.

Cast (special)

AFI's 100 Years... 100 Thrills (2001) as Interviewee
Special that reveals America's 100 most heart-pounding films, as chosen by leaders of the entertainment community.
Vivien Leigh: A Delicate Balance (2000) as Interviewee
Profile of actress Vivien Leigh, best known for her roles as the southern belles Scarlett O'Hara and Blanche DuBois.
Lee Strasberg: The Method Man (1998) as Interviewee
Profile of legendary acting teacher and creator of Method Acting, Lee Strasberg.
Glorious Technicolor (1998) as Interviewee
Narrator Angela Lansbury shows how the rise of color film revolutionized Hollywood.
Behind the Planet of the Apes (1998) as Interviewee
Documentary on the popular "Planet of the Ape" series of theatrical films. Features behind-the-scenes footage, screen tests, photos, home movies and interviews with the stars.
Tennessee Williams (1998) as Interviewee
Profile of playwright Tennessee Williams.
Roddy McDowall: Hollywood's Best Friend (1998) as Interviewee
Profile of actor and photographer Roddy McDowall, who died of cancer on October 3, 1998.
Marlon Brando: Breaking All the Rules (1996) as Interviewee
Biographical documentary of actor Marlon Brando.
Rod Serling: Submitted For Your Approval (1995) as Interviewee
Profile of Rod Serling, screenwriter and creator of the television series, "The Twilight Zone."
Tennessee Williams: Orpheus of the American Stage (1994) as Voice Over
Profile and critical reevaluation of playwright Tennessee Williams. Includes rare interviews with Williams himself, clips from the film productions of his plays and commentary from various associates, including director Elia Kazan.
Martin Luther King: The Dream and the Drum (1986)
Martin Luther King's struggle for equality and his vision of a better society are examined through the writings of distinguished poets, lecturers, politicians, and authors who shared Dr. King's vision, as well as those who disagreed with his ideals. The program is an episode of the series "Ossie &
Stubby Pringle's Christmas (1978) as Mrs Harper
Set in Montana in 1910, the story concerns one Stubby Pringle, a lonesome cowboy with a generous heart who brings some Christmas happiness to an impoverished homesteader, her sick husband, and two small children.
Give Us Barabbas! (1961) as Mara
A period drama that explores the reason for Pontius Pilate's decision to free the thief, Barabbas, and crucify Jesus Christ. The story also explores the evolution of Barabbas from criminal to man of conscience.
Comedian, The (1957) as Julie Hograth
The story of Sammy Hograth, a television comedian who thrives on devouring the people around him. Broadcast live as a presentation of "Playhouse 90."

Make-Up (special)

Best of Country '92: Countdown at the Neon Armadillo, The (1992) as Hair
A special featuring country music performers of the '90s and a tribute to Clint Black.
Best of Country '92: Countdown at the Neon Armadillo, The (1992) as Makeup
A special featuring country music performers of the '90s and a tribute to Clint Black.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Bloodlines: Murder in the Family (1993)
A miniseries based on a true-life murder case involving two brothers who confessed to having paid for the murder of their parents.
Cross of Fire (1989) as Matilda Oberholtzer
A two-part miniseries based on a true story. Set in Indiana in the 1920s, the story concerns a young woman who becomes a victim of the terrorist activities of the Ku Klux Klan. She eventually dies at the hands of charismatic political boss and Grand Dragon David Stephenson. The ensuing investigation
Backstairs at the White House (1979) as Ellen Wilson
A lovingly filmed version of the book by Lillian Rogers Parks, the crippled seamstress-maid who, along with her mother, served for fifty-two years as a White House domestic during eight presidential administrations. A mixture of pop history of the Twentieth Century and the private lives of the vario

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