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Cast (feature film)

2.
Domino (2005)
The daughter of respected matinee idol Lawrence Harvey and model-turned-socialite Sophie Wynn, Domino Harvey was born into a life of wealth and privilege--a lifestyle that did not interest her. Even from her earliest years, Domino rebelled against convention and the jet set. At the tender age of eight, her beloved father passed away and her mother looked to the stability of boarding school in a misguided attempt to tame her wild child. But nothing could repress Domino''s fiery nature--not friendships, not school, not her mother''s high society. Even the extraordinary excesses paraded before her during a brief stint at modeling paled in comparison to her own escapades. Not until she stumbled upon a job seminar recruiting aspiring bounty hunters was her thirst for excitement at long last quenched. To Sophie''s horror, Domino not only fell in love with the job but also with her fellow adventurers, who over the years would become her family.
3.
Where the Red Fern Grows (2004) as Grandpa
Life is hard growing up in the Ozarks in the Great Depression. But Billy Coleman saves his money and eventually buys two coonhounds that become his best friends and his partners in his quest to win the annual coon-hunt contest. A
4.
Moonlight Mile (2002)
Set in the fictional town of Cape Anne, Massachusetts in 1973, an unlikely love story finds Joe Nast lingering in the home of Diana Floss, his fiancee, after her untimely death. Joe wants to be the man he believes everyone wants him to be--dutifully bereaved husband-to-be, and perfect would-be son-i
5.
Climb, The (2002) as Mack 'Mackie' Leonard
Two hotshot climbers forge an uneasy friendship in order to reach their ultimate summit. Flamboyant Derrick Williams earns the climb of a lifetime, but his dream comes with an unwanted partner. "Saftey Man" Michael Harris doesn't hot dog, doesn't blaze trails and never takes unnecessary risks. Their
6.
Recess: School's Out (2001)
For the kids of Third Street School, there's only one thing better than recess, and that's summer vacation. It's been a long, hard year, and now, T.J. Detweiler is ready to play hard--he's got nothing to do except hang out with friends. T.J.'s plans go awry, however, when he finds out that all his p
7.
Kiss My Act (2001) as Henry Rooney
A contemporary adaptation of Edmond Rostand's play "Cyrano de Bergerac." Samantha "Sam" Berger, a bartender at a New York comedy club, cannot find the courage to perform her own material. Having spent her life as a "big" girl in a beauty-obsessed world, she is convinced that only petite, curvy girls
8.
How to Marry a Billionaire: A Christmas Tale (2000)
Tired of being rejected by social-climbing girlfriends and having overdrawn bank accounts, three single friends -- Tom, a struggling artist recently dumped by his girlfriend for her wealthy orthodontist; Mark, a functioning neurotic and recently fired gym teacher; and Jason, a good-looking actor who
9.
Inspector Gadget (1999)
Based on the popular cartoon character of the same name, "Inspector Gadget" is an adventure comedy about a somewhat naive and inept security guard, John Brown, whose big heart is equal to his far-fetched dreams of becoming the world''s greatest police officer. However, nothing is impossible. Suddenly unexpected circumstances make him the ideal candidate for a top secret law enforecment project, and pretty scientist Dr. Brenda Bradford applies her expertise in robotics to build him into a man of many talents--and accessories. Using a vast array of grafted-on gizmos and doohickies to bust bad guys, the often clueless Inspector Gadget must also employ his common sense to crack an especially complicated case. As he penetrates Riverton City''s darkest underworld, Inspector Gadget must save not only his good name and reputation, but also rescue the world from the nefarious Claw.
10.
Casanova Falling (1999)
A womanizing, New York advertising executive is forced to collaborate with an intelligent and independent female coworker.
11.
Stuart Little (1999)
A little guy with a big heart, Stuart searches for a sense of belonging and a place to call home in a decidedly supersized world. When he''s adopted by the Littles, a human family, he embarks on adventures with a variety of characters and learns the family, loyalty and friendship. The Littles discover there is a little Stuart in all of us, the spunk, spirit and courage to be true to ourselves and follow our dreams despite the odds.
12.
Exiled: A Law and Order Movie (1998)
Movie based of the NBC series, "Law & Order." Detective Mike Logan, a former Manhattan homicide detective who has been "exiled" to police duties on Staten Island after striking a politician in the face, attempts to make a comeback to Manhattan homicide duty with the case of a murdered prostitute. Wh
13.
My Date with the President's Daughter (1998)
Hallie Richmond, the President's teenage daughter, is tired of the dull routine of photo ops and public appearances on behalf of her father. She would rather be a regular girl and hang out at the mall and go to school dances. When insecure Duncan Fletcher asks her out on a date, they ditch the Secre
14.
Target Earth (1998)
The secret plans for an alien invasion have been hypnotically implanted in the brain of six-year-old Tammy MacKaphe. Small-town cop Sam Adams becomes the protector of Tammy and her mother Karen. Sam and Karen must find the key to bring out the secrets before the three of them are killed by federal a
15.
You've Got Mail (1998)
Kathleen Kelly owns a small children''s book store, but is coming under competition from Joe Fox''s giant Fox Books, a megastore with a cafe and discounted books. The two become arch rivals, without realising that the romance they are conducting anonymously on the internet is with each other.
16.
Witch Way Love (1997) as Joel
A naive American inventor gets caught up in a battle between good and evil witches and sorcerers in France.
17.
Devil's Food (1996) as Seymour Kecker
A TV anchorwoman sells her soul to the devil to become thin.
18.
Judicial Consent (1995) as Charles Mayron
Nominated for a state justice position, a tough judge finds herself implicated in the murder of a prosecutor.
19.
In the Line of Duty: Kidnapped (1995)
An FBI agent is determined to stop an IRS agent who uses his position to kidnap children of wealthy taxpayers.
20.
Clifford (1994)
A devilish 10-year-old boy wreaks havoc when he visits his bachelor uncle in Los Angeles.
21.
Beverly Hillbillies, The (1993)
Feature-length version of the hit TV sitcom "The Beverly Hillbillies" (1962-71).
22.
Amos & Andrew (1993)
After purchasing a seaside vacation house, a young Black playwright is mistaken for a burglar and almost killed by the local authorities. In an attempt to save face, the corrupt police chief sets up a plot to take the writer hostage, then "rescue" him. Unfortunately, nothing goes according to plan.
23.
Meet the Applegates (1991) as Aunt Bea
A family of giant beetles, posing as the model American family, infiltrates a small town and sets about blowing up a nuclear power station as a warning against overdevelopment in the Brazilian rain forest.
24.
Columbo and the Murder of a Rock Star (1991)
In the ongoing series of telefilms about police detective Columbo, a famous and brilliant criminal attorney, who has achieved his renown by never having lost a murder case, finds himself pursued by Columbo for murdering his mistress, a famous rock star whose waning career led her to blackmail.
25.
Never Forget (1991)
An Auschwitz concentration camp survivor brings a group of Nazi apologists to court when it challenged the authenticity of the Holocaust.
26.
Short Time (1990)
A policeman who tries to get himself killed in the line of duty because he thinks he's dying anyway.
27.
Where the Heart Is (1990)
A New York demolition entrepreneur leaves his children and their friends a house of their own that he is prevented from leveling.
28.
Hot to Trot (1988)
When his mother dies, Fred P. Chaney receives a racehorse as his inheritance and before long realizes that it can talk. Not only does the horse talk, but it has in inside track on Wall Street and helps Fred make money in the stock market.
29.
Maybe Baby (1988)
High-powered career woman shocks her husband and co-workers when she suddenly announces she wants to stop everything and have a baby.
30.
Dragnet (1987)
To his chagrin, by-the-book Los Angeles policeman Joe Friday has been assigned a flippant, street-wise new partner, Pep Streebeck. They are investigating a series of murders, which leads them to the religious cult P.A.G.A.N. (People Against Goodness and Normalcy). Infiltrating the group, they rescue Connie Swain, and she and Friday fall in love. When Connie identifies respected community leader and the police commissioner''s friend Reverend Jonathan Whirley as the head of the cult, Friday attempts to publicly arrest the man and is suspended. Connie is kidnapped in retaliation and when Friday is reinstated, he and Streebeck lead the raid on the P.A.G.A.N. headquarters and Friday''s heroics save Connie and bring Whirley to justice.
31.
Guilty of Innocence: The Lenell Geter Story (1987) as Ed Siegel
A young black engineer is given a life sentence in prison for a crime he did not commit. Lenell Geter's life is running smoothly, but suddenly things fall apart when he and his roommate, a fellow engineer, are arrested and charged with armed robbery. Even though he steadfastly believes that the just
32.
Sworn to Silence (1987) as Marty Costigan
Two lawyers whose legal and personal morality is pitted against a community demands vengeance in a sensational murder trial.
33.
Plaza Suite (1987)
An adaptation for television of Neil Simon's comedy about three different couples who occupy the same suite in New York's Plaza Hotel. Carol Burnett portrays the female lead in all three segments of the play, each of whom spars in her own distinctively humorous way with one of a trio of wayward men.
34.
Return of Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer (1986)
The child of a movie actress is a pawn in a child-selling ring that has its origins in Vietnam. A street mime attempts to kidnap the daughter of lovely actress, Joanna Lake, during a shoot on a New York street. Mike Hammer witnesses the event and prevents the crime, but becomes more deeply involved
35.
Murrow (1986)
A made-for-cable movie about veteran newscaster, Edward R. Murrow, beginning with his return to CBS in New York at the end of World War II, after his celebrated stint as a radio newsman during the London Blitz. The depiction of Murrow, William S. Paley, Frank Stanton, and Fred Friendly, offers a por
36.
Man with One Red Shoe, The (1985)
An innocent man becomes the target of some government spy hunters.
37.
The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984) as (Cameo Appearance)
Kermit and his friends try to get their musical produced on Broadway.
38.
Cloak and Dagger (1984)
Henry Thomas gets involved with murderous spies--but no one will believe him. He turns to a computer game called "Cloak and Dagger" and begins to fantasize that secret agent Jack Flack (Dabney Coleman) is helping him deal with his real-life dangers.
39.
WarGames (1983)
In search of the ultimate game, a young man accidentally hacks into the government''''s top military computer.
40.
Tootsie (1982)
An unemployed actor masquerades as a woman to win a soap-opera role.
41.
Young Doctors In Love (1982)
The new group of interns at City Hospital struggle to survive their first year of residency. One of the new doctors cannot handle the sight of blood, another has a drug problem, but the main distraction from their medical training is all of the sex they are having with each other.
42.
Modern Problems (1981)
Max is an air traffic controller who is having problems at his job and in his love life. After he is exposed to nuclear waste, Max finds that he has developed telekinetic powers and uses them to settle some scores and improve his life.
43.
Callie & Son (1981) as Randall Bordeaux
A fictional drama, covering a thirty year period, about a poverty-stricken teenager forced to give up her illegitimate son at birth and the climb to wealth and power as the wife of a newspaper publisher who helps her locate her son, in whose future she becomes obsessed. The original script, set in T
44.
On Golden Pond (1981)
During a summer holiday, an elderly couple comes to grips with aging and their troubled relationship with their adult daughter.
45.
Nine to Five (1980)
Recently divorced Judy Bernly takes an office job and soon becomes pals with fellow secretaries Violet Newstead and Doralee Rhodes. Their boss is male chauvinist Franklin Hart Jr. , who is trying to land Doralee in bed. While smoking pot one night the women hatch a plan to take revenge on their cruel boss.
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Melvin and Howard (1980)
One day in the early 1970s, Nevada milkman Melvin Dummar picks up an unkempt, bearded stranger, gives him a ride into town and a quarter. The chronically cash-strapped Dummar later discovers that the man he picked up was the eccentric billionaire Howard Hughes, who has died and left him $150 million
49.
When She Was Bad... (1979)
In her first starring role in a made-for-TV movie, Cheryl Ladd is a young wife and mother whose ambitious, often-absent, upwardly mobile husband leaves her unhappy and her growing loneliness leads to frustrations she takes out on her pre-school daughter. This child abuse film, originally to have bee
50.
North Dallas Forty (1979)
Phillip Elliot is a wide receiver for the Dallas Bulls whose cynical outlook and strong independent streak are considered liabilities by the team''s coaches and owner. Now near the end of his career, Elliot is relying on heavy doses of painkillers to get him through the games. He is well aware of how impersonal professional football has become, but when management benches him after they have manipulated him into training a teammate, Elliot is faced with the decision of whether he should continue with his career or move on.
51.
Maneaters Are Loose (1978) as Mccallum
Terror stalks a small California community when a broke and depressed animal owner and trainer is forced to abandon his tigers and let them fend for themselves in the nearby wilderness.
52.
More Than Friends (1978)
A romantic comedy, loosely based on the early courtship of Rob Reiner and his wife, Penny Marshall. It's about a young couple who can't make up their minds whether they just want to be bosom buddies or uncommitted lovers and their embattled relationship between 1958 and 1971 when her show business a
53.
Rolling Thunder (1977)
Major Charles Rane comes back from the war and is given a number of gifts from his hometown because he is a war hero. Some greedy thugs decide that they want to steal a number of silver dollars from him. In the process they also manage to kill his wife and son and destroy his hand. The Major wants revenge so he enlists the help of his war buddy Johnny to meet the thugs in a final showdown.
54.
Viva Knievel! (1977)
Daredevil motorcyclist Evil Knievel travels to Mexico for a stunt. What he does not know is that a drug lord is planning oto have him killed and then smuggle cocaine across the U. S. border in his coffin.
55.
Black Street Fighter, The (1976)
After Leroy Fist has got involved with organized crime, he determined to change his life. But when Leroy tried to distance himself from that life, mobsters murdered his wife. So now Leroy's only goal is revenge.
56.
Midway (1976)
The summer of 1942 brought Naval stalemate to the Pacific as the American and Japanese fleets stood at even numbers each waiting for the other to begin a renewed offensive. "Midway" tells the story of this historic June battle where a Japanese carrier force, in an attempt to occupy Midway island and lure the American fleet to destruction, was meet valiently by US forces operating off of three aircraft carriers and numerous escort ships. It was the first battle in which naval air power was extensivly used, and at its conclusion the Japanese Carrier force had been completly destroyed which lead the way for the US 1943 and 44 offensives which would eventually bring the Pacific War to a close.
57.
Kiss Me... Kill Me (1976) as Captain Logan
A pilot movie about a lady investigator for the district attorney's office and her relentless search for the killer of a young teacher who appeared to have been a pillar of the community.
58.
Other Side of the Mountain (1975) as Dave Mccoy
Based on the true story of Jill Kinmont. In 1955, eighteen-year-old Jill is a truly talented, gifted skier and a shoo-in for the 1956 Winter Olympics. But Jill comes close to losing everything when she takes a near fatal fall off a mountain during the last race of the season. Paralyzed from the shoulders down, Jill now has to climb another kind of mountain-working her way up from total helplessness to leading a fulfilling life. With the help of family, friends, and an extraordinary man, Jill begins the quest up that mountain.
59.
Returning Home (1975) as Al Stephensen
A nostalgic war drama based on the 1946 Goldwyn classic "The Best Years of Our Lives," following three returning World War II veterans as they face the challenge of adjusting to civilian life. Coleman takes the Fredric March role and Selleck the part played by Dana Andrews, while non-professional ac
60.
Bite the Bullet (1975)
Cowboys compete in a grueling horse-riding marathon.
61.
Bogard (1975)
62.
Bad Ronald (1974) as Mr Wood
A family with three daughters moves into an old house, unaware that it has a secret room occupied by a teenage murderer.
63.
Dove, The (1974) as Charles Huntley
The true story of a 16 year old (Robin Lee Graham, played by Joseph Bottoms) who sailed alone around the world in a 23 foot sloop named "The Dove". On his journey he meets and falls in love with a young woman (Patti Ratteree, played by Deborah Raffin) who is also traveling around the world. The story follows Robin around the world to many beautiful locals, as he grows from a boy to a man, finds himself, and finds the love of his life.
64.
President's Plane Is Missing, The (1973)
A political thriller based on the 1967 novel by Robert J. Serling (Rod's brother) about an incompetent vice president who is left in control of the government when Air Force One mysteriously disappears with the President aboard.<P>Although filmed in 1971, it was held up for two and a half years foll
65.
Dying Room Only (1973)
A rest stop at a dingy roadside diner in the desert becomes a terrifying ordeal for a woman when her husband mysteriously disappears in the washroom and her search for him is thwarted by the surly proprietor and his sinister friend.
66.
Cinderella Liberty (1973)
A lonely sailor falls in love with a single mother during an extended liberty.
67.
Savage (1973) as Ted Seligson
A TV journalist investigates the compromising photo of a Supreme Court nominee in this pilot for a prospective series for ex-"Mission: Impossible" stars Martin Landau and Barbara Bain. It marked director Steven Spielberg's farewell to the TV vineyards where he had started only four years earlier.
68.
I Love My Wife (1970) as Frank Donnelly
Young surgeon becomes bored with his wife and family, he has a very successful career, but even with having so much in life, he feels empty and goes through a series of brief and meaningless relations with attractive women
69.
Downhill Racer (1969) as Mayo
An ambitious skier sacrifices love and family to win.
70.
The Trouble with Girls (1969) as Harrison Wilby
A traveling show's star gets involved in a small-town murder case.
71.
The Scalphunters (1968) as Jed
A trapper and his educated slave track an outlaw band.
72.
This Property Is Condemned (1966) as Salesman
A small-town girl fights her mother''''s opposition when she falls for a big-city businessman.
73.
The Slender Thread (1965) as Charlie
A crisis line volunteer tries to save a woman from suicide.

Cast (special)

74.
Brilliant But Cancelled (2002)
Documentary which focuses on critically acclaimed and beloved television shows that were cancelled before they had a chance to blossom on the air.
75.
Jessica Lange: On Her Own Terms (2001) as Interviewee
Profile of actress Jessica Lange.
76.
Beverly Hillbillies: The E! True Hollywood Story, The (2001)
An inside look at the 1960's television series, "The Beverly Hillbillies." "The Beverly Hillbillies" shot to number one in the ratings in 1962, enjoyed a successful nine-year run and spawned two spin-off series: "Petticoat Junction" and "Green Acres."
77.
Texan (1994)
An older man suspects his younger wife of shady dealings when he discovers that she has withdrawn a large sum of money from her bank account.
78.
Lincoln (1992)
A two-part, four-hour documentary special about Abraham Lincoln during the Civil War as told in the words of people who figured importantly in his life. Uses the voices of an all-star cast.
79.
Showtime Presents: The Aspen Comedy Festival (1989) as Host
A special highlighting the Aspen Festival of Comedy, featuring performances by five up-and-coming comedians at the Wheeler Opera House, Aspen, Colorado.
80.
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.
81.
Comic Relief II (1987)
A live comedy benefit for the homeless held at the Universal Amphitheatre in Los Angeles. HBO telecast the first benefit in 1986. A toll-free 800 telephone number was displayed onscreen for viewer contributions to relieve the plight of the homeless in 23 cities nationwide.
82.
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.
83.
Egan (1973)
The exploits of Eddie Egan, a former New York City police detective turned private investigator. The pilot follows his attempts to solve the syndicate murder of his ex-partner.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

84.
Taken (2000)
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86.
Baby M (1988) as Gary N Skoloff
A two-part miniseries dramatizing the story of Mary Beth Whitehead, the surrogate mother who bore a child for William and Elizabeth Stern, but decided to keep "Baby M" rather than give it up at birth. The drama depicts the world-famous court battle that resulted from her action.
87.
Attack on Terror (1975)
A fact-based drama, supposedly drawn from FBI files, detailing the story of three civil rights workers who were murdered in Mississippi in 1964 and the subsequent investigation leading to the conviction of seven Ku Klux Klansmen.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

88.
Fresno (1986)
An ambitious (though failed) television experiment -- a comedy miniseries parody of primetime soap operas, which many maintain are themselves parodies to begin with, this six-hour tale of "love, hate and sour grapes" (as it was humorously promoted) in the raisin industry set in the gloss and glitter

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