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Also Known As: Died: July 8, 2011
Born: March 25, 1924 Cause of Death: Natural Causes
Birth Place: New Haven, Connecticut, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Full Blossom (2000)
A look at poet and actor Roberts Blossom, which focuses on the lifelong importance to him of sound and its magic. Broadway, Hollywood and Blossom's childhood serve as backdrops to his journey through a disconnected family, strange visions and love of language in pursuit of a better world.
2.
Balloon Farm (1999)
Based on Jerdine Nolen's children's book about a man named Harvey Potter who moves to drought-stricken Watertown and plants a crop on his barren land. To the amazement of the townspeople, his field yields a bumper crop of magical, colorful balloons. The people believe that this is a hopeful sign tha
3.
Quick and the Dead, The (1995)
Set in the Old West, a woman seeks revenge on the man who killed her father.
4.
Arthur Miller's American Clock (1993)
An adaptation of Arthur Miller''s play, "The American Clock," about the effects the Great Depression has on one middle-class family.
5.
Horton Foote's The Habitation of Dragons (1992)
An adaptation of a play by Horton Foote about a Southern family in the 1930s facing threats from local politics, a drowning accident and the scandal of an extramarital affair.
6.
Doc Hollywood (1991)
A Beverly Hills plastic surgeon gets a taste of small-town medicine in the hilarious and heartwarming "Doc Hollywood" (1991). When Dr. Benjamin Stone crashes his vintage Porsche in tiny Brady, he's sentenced to work at a local hospital to make amends. While he's there he learns a little bit about hu
7.
Home Alone (1990)
A young boy learns to fend for himself after his family accidentally leaves him at home while they go off on their vacation in France for Christmas.
8.
Always (1989)
A downed pilot plays celestial wingman to his successor in love and flying.
9.
Last Temptation of Christ, The (1988)
A depiction of Christ's life including a vision of what his life might have been like had he not been crucified.
10.
Candy Mountain (1987)
Struggling musician Julius is young, broke, and dreams of being a rock star one day. Julius ends getting hired to track down reclusive, legendary guitar maker Elmore Silk, who he hopes will dispense some wisdom to him, and lead him on the road to fame and fortune.
11.
Vision Quest (1985)
A high-school wrestling star falls in love with a strong-willed and independent older woman.
12.
Flashpoint (1984)
13.
Reuben, Reuben (1983) as Frank Spofford
14.
Christine (1983)
An evil car turns the class nerd into a force of evil.
15.
Johnny Belinda (1982) as John Mcadam
In this remake of the 1948 Jane Wyman-Lew Ayres film (based on the 1940 Broadway play), Richard Thomas is a do-gooder in a poverty stricken rural area with VISTA where he encounters Rosanna Arquette, whom everybody believes to be retarded but he soon discovers to be deaf. A tentative romance blossom
16.
Wall, The (1982)
The dramatic re-enactment of the Warsaw Ghetto Jews' desperate attempts to defend themselves against Nazi extermination in April 1943, with about 650 members of the Jewish Fighting Organization fending off about 3,000 German soldiers to the final stand, with only a handful of Jews surviving. This fi
17.
18.
Escape From Alcatraz (1979)
A prison lifer attempts to tunnel his way out of the inescapable island fortress.
19.
Citizens Band (1977) as Papa Thermodyne
This movie interlaces the stories of several characters in a small town united by their use of CB (citizen's band) radio. Paul LeMat is the local CB coordinator who has time for little else in his life. His father, Roberts Blossom is a sour old man who is nice on the radio. Charles Napier is a trucker hospitalized after an accident, with hilarious consequences.
20.
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
A blue-collar worker's encounter with a UFO leaves him a changed man.
21.
Deranged (1974) as Ezra Cobb
An insane farmer turns serial killer after his mother''''s death.
22.
The Great Gatsby (1974)
A mysterious tycoon gets mixed up in a former love''''s tangled life.

Cast (special)

23.
Rimers of Eldritch, The (1972) as Judge; Preacher
An adaptation for television of a play set in a small Missouri town in the '30s.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

24.
Murder in the Heartland (1993) as Gus Meyer
A miniseries based on the 1958 killing spree by Charles Starkweather who murdered 11 people in two states in the Midwest.
25.
At Mother's Request (1987)
A two-part miniseries based on fact, about a New York socialite, Frances Schreuder, who persuaded her son Marc to kill his father for his inheritance.
26.
Family Reunion (1981) as Phil King
Bette Davis is a New England schoolteacher, put out to pasture after 50 years of dedicated service, who sets out to rediscover her family -- large enough to keep a soap opera going for years -- only to discover that the town that bears the family name and her home for her lifetime is threatened with extinction by certain members of the clan who are in cahoots with a land developer. Davis'' real-life grandson, J. Ashley Hyman, made his acting debut in this four-hour drama as the young neighbor boy she takes on her extended trip.

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