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|Also Known As:||Died:||April 23, 1985|
|Born:||March 19, 1907||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||New York City, New York, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
When a man hires a nurse, he supposedly is looking for someone to take care of his sister who is ill. But his sister is also a tremendously unpleasant, difficult person and his actual intent is to convince the nurse to help him kill her. .
After two jets mysteriously disappear while pursuing UFOs and the Air Force officially refuses to recognize the incident, flight commander Glenn Ford disobeys orders to learn what happened to his men.
An eminent physician, accused of his wife's mercy-killing, is defended by a retired attorney and his ambitious lawyer son. This film's plot more than vaguely resembles "An Act of Murder" (1948) that starred Fredric March and his wife, Florence Eldridge.
In this chiller, a valentine to the fondly remembered horror B-movie, the theft of an amulet from the mummy of an Egyptian priestess sets off a reign of terror that involves an archeology professor, a mysterious shopkeeper, a pretty salesgirl and an Asian thief.
An engaging comedy-mystery about a couple of eccentric mystery writers, a spinster and her widowed sister, who turn detective to hunt down the killer of a faded movie star (Paulette Goddard, who came out of retirement to play the role) with the help of their ex-con bodyguard/chauffeur, hired by thei
A flip, down-on-his-luck newspaper reporter stumbles across a modern-day vampire who is murdering Las Vegas showgirls, but he cannot convince his own editor, let alone the police, of the identity of the crazed maniac. The thriller that eventually spawned the regrettably brief series of the same name
A light-hearted whodunit involving a retired lady judge, who is a hypochondriac now running a private detective agency, with a charming ex-con as her leg man and various parolees helping in the day-to-day operation. This prospective pilot failed to catch on and later was tried once more with Lee Gra
In this chase thriller, the pilot for the TV series "Search" (1972-73), a space-age detective, monitored and directed by mission control center, investigates the disappearance of a fabulous gem collection. O'Brian, Meredith and Angel Tompkins continued in the short-lived series, and were joined by T
A charming but somewhat larcenous widow attempts to snare a rich bachelor through a lonely hearts club, but her scheme boomerangs into a deadly cat-and-mouse game. This marked the TV-movie debut of both Rosalind Russell and Douglas Fairbanks Jr., and was sadly also Russell's last film role.
A fun-loving bachelor woos and weds a secretary, but the bonds of this marriage aren't strong enough to stop his philandering from continuing.
This futuristic drama, containing Van Heflin's last performance, focuses on a young couple trying to circumvent the government's edict that limits each family to only one child. Heflin is a retired U.S. Senator who tries to help them in this film originally to have been called "The Day They Took the
The Games is about four marathon runners from different countries who are preparing for the Rome Olympics. The movie takes you through some of the runners personal training schedules before finally showing the marathon.
Even though Marshal Frank Patch has kept the peace in Cottonwood Springs for over twenty years, he is now the laughing stock of the town liberals who want some new blood in the Marshall's Office. When Patch shoots the drunken Luke Mills in self-defense they get the excuse they had been waiting for.
A private eye gets too involved in his investigation of a crooked shipping magnate.
A Hawaiian boat captain tries to prove a wealthy playboy killed his daughter.
Manhattan socialites with an interest in kinky "mind games" get more than expected when an amateur medium comes into their lives.
A lawyer defends a convicted man who killed his hangman before being cleared of the earlier crime.
Two free spirits cause problems at a convent school.
A recent West Point graduate starts to fall for his commanding officer''''s wife.
College students suffer all the heartaches of first love.
A novelist exercises a powerful spell over every woman he meets.
Shelley Winters is the madame of a house where customers play out their erotic fantasies, oblivious to a revolution which is sweeping the country. When her old friend, the chief of police (Peter Falk), asks her to impersonate the missing queen in order to reassure the people and halt the revolution, she offers instead three of her customers to play the general, bishop and chief justice, all of whom have died in the revolution.
An astronaut dodges secret agents and a beautiful spy before his first moon trip.
A pregnant teen allows her mother to pass the baby off as her own.
An extramarital affair threatens the fortunes of two families.
In 1931, Elizabeth Rambeau comes from England to live in California with her aunt and uncle of a winemaking dynasty, who are still wealthy despite 12 years of Prohibition. Object: marriage to the heir of another vineyard, to further consolidate holdings in the Valley. But John Rambeau, Elizabeth's illegitimate cousin, has other ideas about who she should marry, and sharply opposes patriarch Philippe's refusal to sell wine grapes to bootleggers. John's activities bring violence to the valley, and soap opera to the Rambeau family...
Western outlaws join forces for a daring gold robbery in this remake of The Asphalt Jungle.
An unidentified city is plagued by a mysterious mugger who attacks women at night, steals their purses, and cuts them on their left cheek. A police shrink, Dr. Pete Graham, is called in when one of the mugger's victims turns up dead.
A sergeant impersonates a slain general at a key moment during World War II.
A showgirl and a crooked lawyer try to break with a powerful mob boss.
American soldiers in post-war Japan defy convention when they fall in love with local women.
A frontier scout tries to protect an Indian tribe from a bigoted Cavalry officer.
A woman harbors a deadly secret when her husband brings home a child she injured in a hit-and-run accident.
Fed up with her small-town marriage, a woman goes after the big time and gets mixed up with the mob.
A young innocent's life is shattered when she falls for a World War II flyer.
An unscrupulous lawyer hires a vagrant to impersonate a missing millionaire.
An idealistic architect battles corrupt business interests and his love for a married woman.
A lovelorn actress shares her apartment with a lonely soldier.
A political pollster discovers the perfect cross-section of American tastes and fights to keep it that way.
An ambitious singer ruins a doctor''''s life.
A serial killer stalks a mute servant girl in a remote mansion.
Academy Award nominated training film which instructs soldiers how to handle the interrogation techniques practiced by the Nazis.
A lonely child creates an imaginary playmate with surprisingly dangerous results.
During World War II, neglected teens on the home front turn to delinquency.
A soft-spoken school teacher tries to prove he''''s not a Nazi collaborator.
A German-American girl is forced to enter a Hitler youth program.
During World War II an American travels to Britain to sell an old house near London that belongs to his family. But he mets Susan Trimble who lives in the house and who is strictly against the sale. While they spend the night in an air-raid shelter she tells him the story of the building from it's construction in 1804 until present day.
A newlywed fears that an ancient curse will turn her into a bloodthirsty beast.
Society sleuth Philo Vance suspects dirty doings behind a mysterious series of suicides.
Visual Effects (feature film)
American aid worker Alden Pyle arrives in Saigon in the fall of 1952, at the height of the Vietnamese fight for independence from French colonial rule. Filled with zeal for his mission to help the people of Vietnam through his economic aid program and eager to learn the lay of the land from a more e
A television adaptation of Lillian Hellman's play about the Hubbards, a rich Southern family of greedy, ruthless individuals. The story takes place before the action of Helman's more famous play about the Hubbards, "The Little Foxes."
The story, set in England, relates the investigations of Tom Reid, a Detective Superintendent with Scotland Yard. In the pilot episode, a "Dragnet with a British accent," Reid seeks the killer of a famous London model.
An adaptation for television of Shakespeare's play about the ineffectual king's pathetic efforts to hold onto power in the face of an insurrection led by the usurper Lord Bollingbroke.
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