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Also Known As: Died: December 5, 2008
Born: October 17, 1926 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Santa Cruz, California Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation 2: Cousin Eddie's Island Adventure (2003)
Though Eddie's fired right at Christmastime, his boss sends him and his family on a South Pacific vacation, hoping Eddie won't sue him after being bitten by a lab monkey. When the Tuttle family winds up trapped on a tropical island, however, Eddie manages to provide for everyone and prove himself a
Fred Macmurray: The Guy Next Door (1996) as Interviewee
Biographical documentary of actor Fred MacMurray.
Hellfire (1995)
A man hired to complete an unfinished symphony is haunted by the ghost of the dead composer who had committed murders to fuel his creative passion.
Finding the Way Home (1991) as Arlene Mittelmann
The midlife crisis of a small-town businessman and amnesia victim is resolved when he finds new direction and purpose in the midst of a Latino migrant farm community.
World's Oldest Living Bridesmaid, The (1990) as Mom
An attorney falls in love with her younger, male secretary.
This Girl For Hire (1983)
This '40s private eye movie spoof (a series pilot) casts Bess Armstrong as a flippant, somewhat klutzy female detective who sets out to track down the killer of an obnoxious mystery writer (Jose Ferrer). Celeste Holm is her flamboyant mother, a one-time Hollywood starlet, and Howard Duff is the latt
It's My Turn (1980)
Kate is a mathematics professor who is married to a cheerful architect named Homer. Kate travels from their home in Chicago to New York City, where she meets the handsome, recently retired professional baseball player Ben. The two are attracted to each other, and when Ben pursues her, Kate is surprised by her willingness to get romantically involved with him.
Roller Boogie (1979) as Lillian Barkley
When her favorite roller disco is threatened with closing, a girl organizes the skaters to save it.
Sixth and Main (1977) as Monica
Monica Cord is a socialite who is researching a book about the homeless by observing men at the rescue mission in downtown Los Angeles. After becoming interested a one man called John D , she secretly searches his junkyard trailer and finds it filled with handwritten manuscripts. Believing them to h
Airport '75 (1975)
After a mid-air collision, a jet''''s stewardess has to take the pilot''''s seat.
Healers, The (1974) as Laura Kier
In this pilot for an unrealized series called "Crisis!" the director of a big-city medical center faces the predictable multitude of doctor show problems, from a threatened rebellion among the research staff to a surgeon's unauthorized use of drugs to the obligatory lack of funds to run the hospital
Unwed Father (1974)
A teenage father battles with his girlfriend, her wealthy parents, his own family and the courts in his attempt to gain legal custody of his illegitimate child. C. O'Brien, credited with writing the story and co-writing the teleplay actually is Carol Sobieski, who had her name removed.
Where the Red Fern Grows (1974) as Mother
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.
Day the Earth Moved, The (1974) as Helen Backsler
An aerial photography team tries to alert a small town about an impending earthquake, but no one believes the duo until the tremors start and the walls begin to collapse.
Voyage of the Yes, The (1973)
Two teenagers embark on a 2,600-mile journey from California to Hawaii in a sailboat, battling the elements as well as their own prejudices.
Weekend Nun, The (1972) as Bobby Sue Prewitt
Drama based on the life of Joyce Duco, with Joanna Pettet as the young nun torn between the reality of her secular job as a daytime juvenile probation officer and the vows she has taken with the Church.
Say Goodbye, Maggie Cole (1972) as Myrna Anderson
A pretty research doctor, suddenly widowed, is inveigled by a gruff street doctor to put away the mourning band and join him in his clinic in a Chicago slum area. The title role marked the end of Susan Hayward's long film career.
The Mad Room (1969) as Mrs. Racine
A brother and sister, suspected of mudering their parents, are released from a mental institution and come to stay with a wealthy widow and her firend. Soon, strange things start to happen.
Pretty Poison (1968) as Mrs. Stepanek
A young man gets in over his head when he convinces a small-town girl he's a secret agent.
Twice Told Tales (1963) as Alice Pyncheon
A poisonous young beauty, the secrets of eternal life and a haunted house chill this collection of Nathaniel Hawthorne stories.
Stark Fear (1963) as Ellen Winslow
The Alligator People (1959) as Jane Marvin, also known as Joyce Webster
A newlywed couple sit in a train. The husband receives a frantic telegram. He gets off at a station to make a phone call, the train pulls away without him on it, and that¿s the last his wife sees of him. Years later after a long search she finally tracks him down on his family¿s southern estate where she discovers that a failed medical treatment has turned him into an alligator mutant.
The Saga of Hemp Brown (1958) as Mona Langley
Ex-army sergeant Jed Givens and his gang rob an army payroll shipment led by Lt. Hemp Brown. Givens kills a civilian woman and all the soldiers, leaving Brown alive to face a military tribunal in which he is branded a coward, stripped of all insignia and drummed out of the army. Brown sets out to track down Givens in an effort to clear his name.
Badlands of Montana (1957) as Susan Hammer
Chicago Confidential (1957) as Laura [Barton]
A union president fights off organized crime only to find himself framed for murder.
Naked Paradise (1957) as Max MacKenzie
Not of This Earth (1957) as Nadine Storey
An alien agent (Paul Birch) from the distant planet Davana is sent to earth via a high-tech matter transporter. There he terrorizes Southern California in an attempt to acquire blood for his dying race, the result of a devastating nuclear war.
The Joker Is Wild (1957) as Cassie Mack
Singer Joe E. Lewis fights to rebuild his life after gangsters slash his vocal cords.
Gunslinger (1956) as Marshal Rose Hood
Swamp Women (1956) as Vera
A plucky police woman infiltrates a group of hardened female criminals who are planning to break jail and retrieve their loot of diamonds from its swampy hiding place. Complications arise when the women abduct Connors and begin fighting each other.
It Conquered the World (1956) as Claire Anderson
One of several remaining members of its race, an alien from Venus is guided to Earth by disgruntled scientist Tom Anderson, who tells it which humans it should attach mind control devices to. Among them is his old friend, fellow scientist Paul Nelson. Nelson, after killing a flying bat-thing which carries the device, finally persuades the paranoid Anderson that he's been wrong to ally himself with an alien bent on world domination. They hurriedly leave when they discover Tom's wife has picked up a rifle and gone to the alien's cave to try to kill it.
Curucu, Beast of the Amazon (1956) as Dr. Andrea Romar
Rock Dean and Dr. Andrea Romar travel up the Amazon River to find out why the plantation workers have left their work in panic, allegedly because of attacks from Curucu, a monster who is said to live up the river where no white man has ever been before...
The Steel Jungle (1956) as Frances Novak
A convict¿s loyalty to the mob is when they threaten his pregnant wife.
New Orleans Uncensored (1955) as Marie Reilly
The Desperate Hours (1955) as Miss Swift
Escaped convicts terrorize a suburban family they''''re holding hostage.
Sudden Danger (1955) as Phyllis Baxter
Killer Leopard (1954) as Linda Winters
The jungle boy fights a rampaging cat to help a movie star find her missing husband.
The Desperado (1954) as Laurie Bannerman
Wayne Morris, James J. Lydon, Beverly Garland, Rayford Barnes, Dabbs Greer, Lee Van Cleef, Nestor Paiva. While on the run from corrupt carpetbaggers in post-Civil War Texas, a young gunslinger teams up with a fugitive gunfighter to seek revenge on his former partner.
The Rocket Man (1954) as Ludine
Wacky complications ensue when a little boy comes into possession of a ray gun that compels anyone caught in its beam to tell the truth. He uses it to prevent his orphanage from being shut down by creditors and to help a cute couple fall in love.
Bitter Creek (1954) as Gail Bonner
A man attempts to find the killer of his brother.
The Miami Story (1954) as Holly Abbott
Barry Sullivan, Luther Adler, John Baer, Adele Jergens, Beverly Garland, Dan Riss. Inspired by a U. S. Senate investigation, this documentary-styled melodrama pits a reformed gangster (posing as a Cuban racketeer) against a Miami syndicate chief. This Sam Katzman production features an introduction by Florida Senator George Smathers.
Two Guns and a Badge (1954) as Gail Sterling
Problem Girls (1953) as Nancy Eaton
A reform school doctor uncovers a murder plot.
The Glass Web (1953) as Sally
The ice-cold diva Paula ruthlessly exploits the guys she dates. While blackmailing the married Don with a recent one-night-stand, she has a secret affair with Henry, who works as researcher for the weekly authentic TV show "Crime of the Week", which Don writes for. When Henry fails to help her to a role, she insults him deadly... and ends up dead herself. Now Don desperately tries to hide his traces, but Henry sabotages his efforts and suggests he write the unsolved murder case for next week's show...
The Neanderthal Man (1953) as Nola Mason
A scientist''''s experiments turn him into a brutal caveman.
Fearless Fagan (1952) as Smudgeface WAC
When a circus clown is drafted, he tries to sneak his pet lion into the service.
Strictly Dishonorable (1951) as Spear carrier in opera
An opera star risks disaster when he marries a lovesick fan.
A Life of Her Own (1950) as Woman at party
An innocent small-town girl climbs to the top of the modeling business man by man.
D.O.A. (1950) as Miss Foster
The victim of a slow-acting poison tracks down his own killer.

Cast (special)

Lon Chaney, Jr.: Son of a Thousand Faces (1995) as Interviewee
Documentary biography of actor Lon Chaney, Jr.
To the Moon, Alice (1990)
A drama about a homeless family that finds refuge on the abandoned set of television sitcom.
Beanpole (1990)
A comedy pilot for ABC. A 13-year-old girl faces more growing pains than usual because she is the tallest person in her class.
Judgment Day (1981) as Vicki Connors
An unusual story that is set in a celestial courtroom where a deceased person is evaluated for entrance into either Heaven or Hell. Seated before the Judge, the in-limbo soul is placed on trial and Mr. Heavener (representing Heaven) and Mr. Heller (representing Hell) present the good and bad aspects
Thanksgiving Reunion with the Partridge Family and My Three Sons (1977) as My Three Sons Member
A reuniting of the stars of the TV series "The Partridge Family" and "My Three Sons."

Cast (special)

Wish That Changed Christmas, The (1991)
An animated special about an orphan searching for a home for the holidays, a beautiful doll left on a shelf when a toy store closes on Christmas Eve, and a lonely childless couple, all brought together by a twist of fate.

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