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Anne Baxter

Anne Baxter


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Also Known As: Died: December 12, 1985
Born: May 7, 1923 Cause of Death: stroke
Birth Place: Michigan City, Indiana, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Bette Davis: The Benevolent Volcano (1984)
A documentary depicting the life and career of one of America''''s premiere actresses.
Jane Austen in Manhattan (1980)
Two teachers compete for stage rights to a long lost play by Jane Austen.
Nero Wolfe (1979) as Rachel Bruner
Gourmet Nero Wolfe interrupts his orchid-tending to take on the case of a lady tycoon who wants to know why she's under investigation by the FBI, only to find himself enmeshed in a puzzling murder-mystery. This pilot to a prospective Nero Wolfe series went on the shelf after being made in 1977 becau
Little Mo (1978)
A fact-based drama about the tennis great who, as a teenager, was the first woman to win the Grand Slam of Tennis, became world-renowned as "Little Mo," and died of cancer in 1969 at the age of thirty-four. Anne Baxter replaced Lana Turner in the part of Maureen's mother.
Lisa, Bright and Dark (1973) as Margaret Schilling
Unhappy at school and at home, Lisa is on the verge of a nervous breakdown. Three of her classmates come to her rescue. They submit Lisa to their own interpretation of a group therapy session, learning a lot about themselves in the process.
Catcher, The (1972)
A Seattle ex-cop and a Harvard graduate team up to locate fugitives, errant husbands and other missing persons, and are hired to undertake a cross-country search for a runaway coed in this pilot that never caught on. This modern bounty hunter-themed film was made in 1970.
If Tomorrow Comes (1971)
A young couple -- a California girl and a Japanese-American boy -- ignore local prejudices and marry secretly on December 7, 1941, minutes before the announcement of the bombing of Pearl Harbor.
Fools' Parade (1971) as Cleo
When an ex-con tries to open a general store, a corrupt prison official and banker try to get in the way.
The Late Liz (1971) as Liz Addams Hatch
The Tall Women (1967) as Mary Ann
The Busy Body (1967) as Margo Foster
The Family Jewels (1965) as Star of "Sustenance"
A rich orphan chooses among five look-alike uncles to find a guardian.
Walk on the Wild Side (1962) as Teresina Vidaverri
A penniless farmer tracks the woman he loves to a New Orleans brothel.
Season of Passion (1961) as Olive
Two men continue a traditional summer rendezvous only to discover that life has changed for them all.
Cimarron (1960) as Dixie Lee
A pioneer couple plays a major role in the settling of Oklahoma.
Circus of Love (1958) as
Chase a Crooked Shadow (1958) as Kimberley [Prescott]
A man shows up at a woman''''s villa claiming to be her presumably deceased brother.
Three Violent People (1957) as Lorna Hunter Saunders
Two brothers and the wife of one, seething about the pillaging by a ruthless and greddy provisional government, become involved in conflict.
The Spoilers (1956) as Cherry Malotte
The Come On (1956) as Rita Kendrick
The Ten Commandments (1956) as Nefretiri
To escape the edict of Egypt's Pharoah, Rameses I, condemning all first-born Hebrew males, the infant Moses is set adrift on the Nile in a reed basket. Saved by the pharaoh's daughter Bithiah, he is adopted by her and brought up in the court of her brother, Pharaoh Seti. Moses gains Seti's favor and the love of the throne princess Nefertiri, as well as the hatred of Seti's son, Rameses. When his Hebrew heritage is revealed, Moses is cast out of Egypt, and makes his way across the desert where he marries, has a son and is commanded by God to return to Egypt to free the Hebrews from slavery. In Egypt Moses's fiercest enemy proves to be not Rameses, but someone near to him who can 'harden his heart'.
One Desire (1955) as Tacey Cromwell
Circa 1900, runaway boy Nugget arrives in an Oklahoma boom town to find his brother...who's a dealer in the casino section of a palatial bawdy house, and lover of the madam, Tacey Cromwell. Together, Nugget, Clint, and Tacey seek respectability in a Colorado mining town. Clint finds work at the town's new bank, while Tacey adopts another orphan, Seely. But Clint is pursued by banker's daughter Judith Watrous, who's seemingly sweet but takes ruthless steps to eliminate competition. Result for Tacey: heartbreak, renunciation, and tears a-plenty.
Bedevilled (1955) as Monica Johnson
A novice priest offers sanctuary to a girl on the run from gangsters.
Carnival Story (1954) as Willi Collini
A trapeze act is torn apart by jealousy when the partners take in a starving girl.
The Blue Gardenia (1953) as Norah Larkin
A telephone operator kills in self-defense but can''''t remember the details of the encounter.
I Confess (1953) as Ruth Grandfort
A priest suspected of murder can only clear himself by violating the sanctity of the confessional.
O. Henry's Full House (1952) as Joanna Goodwin
Five stories reveal O. Henry''''s gift for the surprise ending.
My Wife's Best Friend (1952) as Virginia Mason
The Outcasts of Poker Flat (1952) as Cal
The citizens of Poker Flat attempt to rid their town of bad influences.
Follow the Sun (1951) as Valerie Fox Hogan
A Ticket to Tomahawk (1950) as Kit Dodge, Jr.
In 1876 Dawson wants to prevent a train from getting to Tomahawk CO on time, to keep it from competing with his stage coach line. Kit, who must get the train to its goal, forces Johnny aboard as the needed passenger. Madame Adelaide's showgirls (including Marilyn as Clara) ride along and, en route to Tomahawk, join Johnny in "Oh, What a Forward Young Man You Are."
All About Eve (1950) as Eve [Harrington]
An ambitious young actress tries to take over a star's career and love life.
You're My Everything (1949) as Hannah Adams
In 1924, stage-struck Boston blueblood Hannah Adams picks up musical star Tim O'Connor and takes him home for dinner. One thing leads to another, and when Tim's show rolls on to Chicago a new Mrs. O'Connor comes along as incompetent chorus girl. Hollywood beckons, and we follow the star careers of the O'Connor family in silents and talkies. Includes good imitation "silents" with classic cameo by Buster Keaton.
The Walls of Jericho (1948) as Julia Norman
After County Attorney Dave Connors (Cornel Wilde) helps Julian Norman (Anne Baxter) with her shiftless father, Jefferson Norman (Henry Hull), she leaves Jericho, Kansas to college to study for a law degree.A few years later, Algeria Wedge (Linda Darnell), the new bride of Dave's best friend, Tucker Wedge (Kirk Douglas), makes overtures and plays for Dave, much to the displeasure of Dave's hard-drinking wife Belle (Ann Dvorak.) Angered by Dave's rebuffs, Algeria induces the state political boss to back Tucker for a Congress race against Dave. Meanwhile, Julia has returned to Jericho, with her law degree, and she and Dave fall in love. But when Dave announces he won't run for Congress, she feels she is the reason and she takes a job in Kansas City. Tucker wins the election and he and Algeria go to Washington. Later, Tucker announces a run for the Senate and Dave decides to run against him. When Marjorie Ransome (Coleen Townsend) kills a drunk in self-defense, Julia returns to Jericho to work with Dave, now in private practice,on Marjorie's defense. The still-resentful Algeria moves to kill Dave's senate bid when Tucker's newspaper announces that Dave is being sued for divorce, with Julia named as correspondent.
Yellow Sky (1948) as Constance May, also known as Mike
Outlaws on the run hide out in a ghost town.
The Luck of the Irish (1948) as Nora
Homecoming (1948) as Penny Johnson
A married man's wartime love affair spells trouble when peace comes.
Mother Wore Tights (1947) as Narrator, Mikie as an adult
A married vaudeville team struggles to raise a family while touring the nation.
Blaze of Noon (1947) as Lucille Stewart
In the 1920s, the four McDonald brothers leave the uncertain life of carnival stunt fliers for steady jobs with the U.S. Air Mail. They've agreed that "guys like us don't have a right to get married," but that's before Colin meets nurse Lucille Stewart and, in a whirlwind courtship, weds her. Can this marriage, or indeed any of the brothers, survive the dangers of their new profession?
Smoky (1946) as Julie Richards
A Western loner forges a bond with a runaway horse.
The Razor's Edge (1946) as Sophie MacDonald
A young man's quest for spiritual peace threatens his position in society.
Angel on My Shoulder (1946) as Barbara Foster
The Devil sends a murdered gangster to Earth as a respected judge.
A Royal Scandal (1945) as Countess Anna Jaschikoff
Catherine the Great falls in love with an army officer who is plotting against her.
The Sullivans (1944) as Katherine Mary
During WWII, five brothers enlist in the Navy and are assigned to serve on the same ship.
Sunday Dinner for a Soldier (1944) as Tessa Osborne
A poor family in Florida saves all the money they can in order to plan something special for the soldier they've invited to Sunday dinner. They don't realize that their request to invite the soldier never got mailed. On the day of the scheduled dinner, another soldier is brought to their home and love soon blossoms between him and Tessa, the young woman who runs the home.
The Eve of St. Mark (1944) as Janet Feller
Guest in the House (1944) as Evelyn Heath
The Purple Heart (1944) as Anne's voice
This is the story of the crew of a downed bomber, captured after a run over Tokyo, early in the war. Relates the hardships the men endure while in captivity, and their final humiliation: being tried and convicted as war criminals.
Crash Dive (1943) as Jean Hewlitt
Against his personal preference, PT boat commander Ward Stewart is made executive officer of the submarine USS Corsair. On leave before sailing, he meets schoolteacher Jean Hewlett and gives her a romantic rush...unaware that she's the sweetheart of Dewey Connors, his new commander. At sea, the men bond while fighting German Q-ships. When will they discover their mutual romantic rivalry? Will it interfere with a spectacular commando raid on a secret German base?
The North Star (1943) as Marina
Ukrainian villagers unite to fight off invading Nazis.
Five Graves to Cairo (1943) as Mouche
A British corporal goes undercover to infiltrate Field Marshall Rommel's command.
The Pied Piper (1942) as Nicole Rougeron
Englishman Mr Howard is on a fishing holiday in eastern France when the Germans invade in 1940. Setting off to try and get back home he is persuaded to take along the two Cavanaugh children, and as his journey progresses his family keeps growing in size. Once in German-occupied northern France a new problem arises - the risk of being heard speaking English.
The Magnificent Ambersons (1942) as Lucy [Morgan]
A possessive son's efforts to keep his mother from remarrying threaten to destroy his family.
Charley's Aunt (1941) as Amy Spettigue
Two college students convince their friend and fellow student to pose as an aunt from Brazil.
Swamp Water (1941) as Julie [Keefer]
A hunter discovers a fugitive living in the swamps and goes into business with him and his daughter.
The Great Profile (1940) as Mary Maxwell
Barrymore lampoons himself. A famous actor, given to drink, nearly destroys the show, but his leading lady (Hughes) returns to save it. Meanwhile a young girl (Baxter) tries to reform him.
20 Mule Team (1940) as Jean Johnson
A miner fights his way across Death Valley to beat out the competition.

Cast (special)

Night of 100 Stars II, The (1985)
A star-studded sequel to "The Night of 100 Stars." A celebrity benefit for the Actors Fund of America, featuring music, songs, dances and comedy. Three hundred and eight stars participated in a seven-hour marathon that was edited to three hours for television.
Dean Martin Celebrity Roast, The (1984)
A comical tribute to actress Joan Collins.
Hollywood Stars' Screen Tests (1984)
The program spotlights the never-before-seen screen tests of famous stars.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

John Steinbeck's "East of Eden" (1981)
This three-part, eight-hour exploration of the John Steinbeck novel about the Trask family and the women who haunted their lives for two generations covered far more ground than did the 1955 feature film that starred James Dean, Julie Harris and Raymond Massey. Timothy Bottoms and Bruce Boxleitner a
Moneychangers (1976)
This four-part adaptation of Arthur Hailey's tale of power and greed in the banking business has two ambitious vice presidents become rivals when an imminent board room vacancy arises won an Emmy Award nomination as Outstanding Series of the 1976-77 season as well as an Emmy for Christopher Plummer

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