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The Girl Most... Jane Powell stars as a working girl with too many engagements in this breezy... more info $17.56was $21.99 Buy Now

Deep In My... A galaxy of stars appear in this spectacular musical biography of the life and... more info $14.36was $17.99 Buy Now

Hit The Deck ... Jane Powell, Tony Martin, Debbie Reynolds. Three sailors on leave in San... more info $16.46was $21.99 Buy Now

Three Daring... When a divorcee returns from a Caribbean cruise her three bright-eyed girls have... more info $18.95was $21.99 Buy Now

A Date With... The great American tragedy is no date on Satgedy, but perky Judy Foster (Jane... more info $15.95was $17.99 Buy Now

Athena ... If a suitor wants to win the heart of one of the seven Mulvain sisters, he'd... more info $14.96was $19.99 Buy Now

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Born: April 1, 1929 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Portland, Oregon, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Sandy Bottom Orchestra, The (2000) as Delia Ferguson
Once a talented classical pianist, Ingrid Green gave up her dreams for life in a small town with dairy farmer Norman and their daughter Rachel. An iconoclast who doesn't quite fit in with middle American life, Ingrid is always battling the one-track minds of those around her, whether it's to save an
Nelson And Jeanette: America's Singing Sweethearts (1993) as Host
A look at the screen triumphs and private lives of the screen''''s number-one singing team.
Marie: A True Story (1985)
A political appointee risks her job and her life to expose corruption.
Mayday At 40,000 Feet! (1976)
An airliner has been disabled and the lives of its terrified passengers depend on the untried skills of its co-pilot after the pilot is seriously wounded by a killer who had boarded during a stopover.
Letters, The (1973)
Three interconnected stories about nine people whose lives are drastically changed by letters delayed a year in delivery. Pilot to a prospective series.
Enchanted Island (1958) as Fayaway
Two 19th-century sailors jump ship only to discover their tropical paradise is a cannibal stronghold.
The Girl Most Likely (1958) as Dodie
A girl accepts three wedding proposals at once and dreams of marriage to each man.
The Female Animal (1958) as Penny Windsor
Jaded movie star Vanessa Windsor, saved from a studio accident by handsome extra Chris Farley, pursues him, and soon he's the 'caretaker' of her beach house. Vanessa's sexy, alcoholic adult daughter Penny accidentally meets Chris, who rescues her from an 'octopus' boyfriend. Before you know it, Chris is involved with both mother and daughter, and his only way out is to take a job in a Mexican picture about man-eating orchids...
Hit the Deck (1955) as Susan Smith
Sailors on leave in San Francisco get mixed up in love and show business.
Deep in My Heart (1954) as [performer in] "Maytime"
Musical biography of composer Sigmund Romberg, who fought to bring serious music to Broadway.
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954) as Milly
When their older brother marries, six lumberjacks decide it''''s time to go courting for themselves.
Athena (1954) as Athena [Mulvain]
A society lawyer falls in love with the daughter of a family of fitness fanatics.
Jamboree (1954) as Herself
Based by a true story of an estranged couple stranded in a blizzard at Christmas, Suzanne Shemwell's estranged husband Jim unexpectedly comes to Idaho for a family visit just before the holiday, Suzanne is less than thrilled, but their two daughters, 16-year-old Miranda and seven-year-old Taryn, are
Small Town Girl (1953) as Cindy Kimbell
A sheriff's daughter falls for a playboy arrested for speeding.
Three Sailors and a Girl (1953) as Penny Weston
Three sailors on leave back a Broadway hit.
Rich, Young and Pretty (1951) as Elizabeth Rogers
A rancher's daughter visits Paris to meet her mother and find love.
Royal Wedding (1951) as Ellen Bowen
A brother-and-sister musical team find romance when they tour to London for Elizabeth II's wedding.
Two Weeks with Love (1950) as Patti Robinson
Two sisters find romance during a turn-of-the-century family vacation.
Nancy Goes to Rio (1950) as Nancy Barklay
Mother-and-daughter singers compete for the same role and the same man.
Three Daring Daughters (1948) as Tess Morgan
Three young girls try to help their widowed mother find the right husband.
Luxury Liner (1948) as Polly Bradford [also known as Polly Murphy]
The daughter of a ship's captain becomes a sea-going cupid.
A Date with Judy (1948) as Judy Foster
A teenager thinks her father is involved with a fiery Latin singer.
Holiday in Mexico (1946) as Christine Evans
An ambassador''''s daughter falls for a famous musician.
Delightfully Dangerous (1945) as Cheryl "Sherry" Williams
Song of the Open Road (1944) as Jane Powell
Child film star Jane Powell, fed up with her every move being stage managed by her stage mother, runs away and joins the U.S. Crop Corps, a small army of young folks staying at youth hostels and picking crops while adult farmworkers are at war. Totally clueless about the real world, befuddled Jane is embroiled in teen-romance complications while Mother frantically searches. Will her stardom help or hinder her new friends? W.C. Fields does a short act with Bergen and McCarthy.

Cast (special)

Private Screenings: Jane Powell (1995)
Jane Powell takes us through her life in the movies.
Evening With Alan Jay Lerner, An (1989)
Broadcast of a fund-raising gala honoring lyricist Alan Jay Lerner, taped from Lincoln Center in New York. Broadcast as a presentation of "Great Performances."
Happy Birthday, Hollywood! (1987)
A gala celebration, benefiting the Motion Picture and Television Country House and Hospital, held at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles in honor of the centennial of the founding of the town of Hollywood.
Eleventh Annual Circus of the Stars, The (1986)
The eleventh annual special featuring celebrities performing circus routines.
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.
Feathertop (1961) as Julie Balfour
When Madame Eau Charme, a social-climbing witch, fails to receive an invitation to the Governor's Ball, the most prestigious event of the season, she becomes angered and plots a dreadful revenge against the Governor. She brings a scarecrow (named Feathertop) to life and sets him on a quest to break
Jane Powell Show, The (1961) as Host
A lively hour of music, song, and dance.
Ruggles of Red Gap (1957) as Clementine
The comic escapades of Alfred Ruggles, the British butler to Egbert Floud, a cattleman in the wild frontier town of Red Gap, as he attempts to adjust to life in America (having been won by Egbert from his owner, the Earl of Brinstead, in a poker game). Based on the "Saturday Evening Post" story by H

Music (special)

Evening With Alan Jay Lerner, An (1989)
Broadcast of a fund-raising gala honoring lyricist Alan Jay Lerner, taped from Lincoln Center in New York. Broadcast as a presentation of "Great Performances."

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Perfect Murder, Perfect Town (2000)
Miniseries based on Lawrence Schiller's book about the struggle between John and Patsy Ramsey and law enforcement in Boulder, Colorado, after the murder of their young daughter, JonBenet, on Christmas night 1996. The fact-based story, which draws on recorded interviews with investigators, prosecutor

Cast (short)

Motion Picture Theatre Celebration (1955) (1955)
This short features theatrical trailers of original musicals released by MGM in 1955 and visits the sets of films still in production.
1955 Motion Picture Theatre Celebration (International) (1955)
This short features theatrical trailers of original musicals released by MGM in 1955 and visits the sets of films still in production.
Sheboygan (1950)

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