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Cast (feature film)

Columbo: A Trace of Murder (1997)
Television movie in the ongoing series about Police Lieutenant Columbo. The unfaithful wife of a wealthy businessman and her lover, a forensic scientist, frame her unsuspecting husband for the murder of his partner.
Kate Bliss and the Ticker Tape Kid (1978)
A comedy Western about a turn-of-the-century lady investigator who goes to the wide-open spaces to capture a gang of outlaws led by a charming Robin Hood of the plains, leading a band of dispossessed ranchers against a stuffy English land baron who has cheated them out of their property.
Cat From Outer Space, The (1978)
A cat from space, nicknamed Jake, is traveling in a spaceship that crashes on earth. Jake is in the process of trying to get his craft repaired when he reveals that he can predict the winners of sporting events. Before long, the remarkable alien cat is being hunted by the military, and is accidentally put into a deep sleep by a veterinarian who is trying to hide him from the government.
Gable and Lombard (1976)
When leading man Clark Gable and comedienne Carole Lombard meet at a party, they take an instant dislike to each other and she punches him in the jaw. But fate continues to bring the couple together and eventually they fall in love. However, their romance is marred by the fact that Gable is married
Fear on Trial (1975)
This Emmy-nominated film follows the troubles stalking John Henry Faulk, a folksy, homespun radio-television personality of the early 1950s whose broadcasting career was abruptly cut off during the blacklisting of the era. Retaining attorney Louis Nizer, he went to court and successfully sued for li
Winner Take All (1975)
A woman's compulsion to gamble threatens to ruin her marriage -- especially after losing $30,000 of her husband's savings.
Snowball Express (1972) as Miss Ogelvie
When New York insurance accountant Johnny Baxter learns that he has inherited the Grand Imperial Hotel in the Rocky Mountains, he moves his family out west to run the place. But the Baxters arrive to find their inheritance is a run-down wreck in a remote location. In spite of this, the family does their best to make a success of the hotel and to protect it from a greedy banker and others who want to take it from them.
The Glory Guys (1965) as Mrs. Poole
Cavalry officers fight over how to handle Indian relations.
It Started with a Kiss (1959) as Sally Meriden
After a whirlwind courtship, an Army officer and his wacky wife try to make their marriage work.
I Want to Live! (1958) as San Quentin nurse [Barbara]
True story of the small-time lady crook who fought to escape the gas chamber.
The Twonky (1953) as Telephone operator
A college professor''''s television set tries to take over his life.
Up in Central Park (1948) as Swedish immigrant girl

Cast (special)

Whatever Happened to Dobie Gillis? (1977) as Mrs Lazlo (Guest)
The story, an update of the 1959-63 series "Dobie Gillis," reunites the original cast in an unsold pilot that continues to depict events in the life of Dobie Gillis, a once-indecisive teenager who is now married, the father of a teenage son, and partners with his father in an expanded Gillis Grocery
Bachelor Party (1959)
The misadventures of four male clerks (and bachelors) who each work for the same insurance company. In the pilot episode, the clerks fear for their jobs when a rumor surfaces that the boss is trimming the staff.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Best Place to Be, The (1979)
A lavish romantic drama in true Ross Hunter style about a young widow whose life is complicated by a hippie daughter, a rebellious teenage son and an ill-starred love affair with a younger man -- and then a former suitor comes back into the picture. The film not only marked Donna Reed''s TV movie debut but also brought her back to television after a twelve-year absence.

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