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Cast (feature film)

1.
First Degree (1995) as Alonzo Galeno
A New York homicide detective falls in love with the wife of a wealthy businessman whose murder he's been assigned to investigate. When the widow is charged with her late husband's murder, the detective takes unusual measures to clear her name.
2.
Almost Golden: The Jessica Savitch Story (1995) as Senator Laxalt
Television movie based on the life of one of television's first female network news anchors, the late Jessica Savitch, who, plagued by insecurity and driven by overriding ambition, ultimately became a casualty of the cutthroat world of broadcast news that created her.
3.
Kissinger and Nixon (1995)
Television movie exploring the complex relationship between President Richard Nixon and his National Security Advisor, and later Secretary of State, Henry Kissinger.
4.
Switching Parents (1993)
Based on the true story of 12-year-old Gregory Kingsley, who sued successfully to divorce himself from his natural parents.
5.
Search For Diana (1992) as Graves
A dancer's life is threatened by her past life as Egyptian high priestess.
6.
Beyond Justice (1992) as Sal
7.
Black Cat, The (1991)
An actress playing role of a notorious witch in a movie experiences terrifying developments in real life.
8.
Godfather, Part III, The (1990)
The story is set in 1979 when, before retiring, an aging Michael Corleone tries to go legitimate by entering respectable real estate and communications deals, but is slowly drawm back into the world of organized crime against his will.
9.
Backstab (1990) as Ken Updike
A man is framed for the murder of his boss.
10.
Ratboy (1986)
A department store window dresser is out of work when she meets a young man who has the face of a rat. She decides that if she can turn this Ratboy into a celebrity they will get rich, but they encounter a series of misadventures.
11.
Scruples (1981) as Derek Wagner
In this sequel to the 1980 miniseries, taking up the plot where it -- and Judith Krantz's source novel -- left off, Shelley Smith (in the part originated by Lindsay Wagner) is the owner of a chic Beverly Hills boutique against which romantic, corporate and political power plays unfold in the classic
12.
Crash of Flight 401 (1978)
A dramatization of the jetliner crash into the Florida Everglades in December 1972, and the rescue of seventy-three passengers (103 died), made up primarily of recognizable TV personalities plus famed bandleader Artie Shaw in his TV-movie debut. This crash also was the basis for the earlier TV movie
13.
Where Does It Hurt? (1972) as Dr. Quagliomo
Dr. Albert T. Hopfnagel, a greedy hospital administrator, is an expert in the arts of bill-padding, unnecessary surgery, and kickbacks. His assistant Alice however, has finally had enough of his scams and gets him sent to prison--but not for long enough...
14.
Quante Volte... Quella Notte (1971)
John and Tina meet in a park one day. They immediately hit it off, go out on a date later that evening. The late that night, Tina's returns to her apartment with her expensive new dress badly torn apart, and John's forehead bosts some suspicous scratches. Three different people, John, Tina, and a doorman, give three seperate and different perspectives on what happened that night before the truth is revealed.
15.
Anyone Can Play (1968) as Carlo, Norma's husband
16.
Spy in Your Eye (1966) as Bert Morris
17.
Web of Violence (1966) as Walter
19.
Twice Told Tales (1963) as Giovanni Guastconti
A poisonous young beauty, the secrets of eternal life and a haunted house chill this collection of Nathaniel Hawthorne stories.
20.
Return to Peyton Place (1961) as Ted Carter
When one of the denizens of a small New England town writes a book--a slightly cloaked depiction of her hometown--she unleashes the wrath of her fellow townsfolk.
21.
Desire in the Dust (1960) as Dr. [Ned] Thomas
22.
Four Fast Guns (1960) as Johnny Naco
23.
The Atomic Submarine (1960) as Dr. Carl Neilson
In the far and distant future of 1968, many ships and planes are crossing the North pole to transport passengers and cargo. However lately more than eight ships and seven submarines have vanished mysteriously. The Tigershark is sent out to investigate their whereabouts and - if possible - remove the cause of their disappearance. But the life form Commander Vandover and his crew encounter may be too powerful even for their weapons of newest technology...
24.
The Girl in Lovers Lane (1960) as Bix Dugan
Danny, son of a wealthy family, is running away from home. He meets Bix, a long-time drifter, who agrees to "mentor" Danny. Danny's naivete leads him to commit gaffe after gaffe, leaving Bix to straighten things out. But when they stop in a diner in the next town, Bix finds himself attracted to the waitress, Carrie, and is forced to reexamine his whole drifting career. Meanwhile, Jesse (Jack Elam) goes around creeping everyone out.
25.
Return of the Fly (1959) as Philippe DeLambre
Attempting to duplicate his father''''s work on matter transmission, a scientist turns himself into a monster.
26.
Blood and Steel (1959) as Jim
27.
The Best of Everything (1959) as Eddie Harris
Three secretaries look for love while working in the publishing business.
28.
Speed Crazy (1959) as Nick Barrow
29.
Jet over the Atlantic (1959) as Dr. Vanderbird
FBI man Stafford is extraditing convicted killer Brett Murphy from Spain to the USA. At the last minute, Murphy's fiancée, entertainer Jean Gurney, finds he's been taken and slips on the plane. Unknown to them, a suicidal passenger has a fire and gas bomb in his luggage. As time ticks away, minor dramas are played out on board. Then the pilots succumb to the fumes, and the only available substitute is Murphy.
30.
Submarine Seahawk (1959) as Lt. David Shore
31.
Gunman's Walk (1958) as Wrangler
A rancher''''s rebellious son tries to teach him that violence is no longer an answer.
32.
High School Hellcats (1958) as Mike Landers
A new student befriends an all-female gang bent on bucking authority and terrorizing their school.
33.
The Cry Baby Killer (1958) as Manny [Cole]
17-year-old Jimmy Walker (Jack Nicholson, in his screen debut) is brutally beaten by Manny Cole (Brett Halsey) and two of his teen-age punk friends, Joey (Ralph Reed) and Al (James Fillmore), because Manny wants to move in on Jimmy's girl, Carole Fields (Carolyn Mitchell). Later, Jimmy shows up at the hangout of the teenage crowd to take Carole away, and challenges Manny to a fight. Manny's two buddies move in with brass knuckles, and one of them pulls a pistol, which falls to the ground in the scuffle. Jimmy picks it up and shoots Manny and Al. A police officer orders Jimmy to surrender, but he panics, thinking he killed the pair, and dives into a small storeroom, and holds Sam (Smoki Whitfield as Jordan "Smoki" Whitfield) and Mrs. Maxton (Barbara Knudston) and her small infant baby hostages. Police Lieutenant Porter (Myron Healey) and others plead with Jimmy to surrender and release the hostages, but the terrified Jimmy threatens Sam and Mrs. Maxton with death if they break out. A large crowd gathers and almost breaks through the police lines to storm the storeroom. Porter decides to use tear gas, with a rescue unit standing by to help Mrs. Maxton and her baby. Jimmy is captured, but because he shot in self-defense, looks forward to leniency...and on such things 45-years-and-counting careers are born.
34.
Lafayette Escadrille (1958) as Frank Baylies
A hotshot young flyer falls for a French prostitute during World War I.
35.
Hot Rod Rumble (1957) as Jim Lawrence
Arny (Richard Hartunian) joins a hot rod club, but his eccentric mannerisms (a Marlon Brando rip-off performance from "The Wild One" by look-alike Hartunian) make him unpopular. At a party, Terry (Leigh Snowden) rebukes him for his coarseness and centers her attantion on another boy. A fight between the two men is stopped by Jim Lawrence (Brett Halsey), but Ray Johnson (Wright King), pretending friendship with Arny, keeps the antagonism going and tries to win Terry for himself. Driving home, Hank and Terry are harassed by a hot rod which they think is driver by Arny. Swerving to avaid a collision, they are thrown from the car, and Hank is killed and Terry badly injured and unconscious. Ray, the actual driver of the hot rod, carries Terry to his car, but frightned by approaching vehicles, he returns her to the wreckage and flees. All, including Terry, blane Arny for the wreck, but there is no proof. Vindictive club members destroy Arny's car and beat him mercilessly. He rebuild his car for the big race. Terry goes to the race with Ray and, in his car she finds an earring she lost in the accident and realizes it was Ray who drove the fatal car. Arny wins the race, sour disposition and all, wins the race and Terry forces Ray to admit the truth about the wreck.
36.
Three Bad Sisters (1956) as Carlos
A millionaire''''s daughter plots to kill her sisters and inherit all of her father''''s money.
37.
The Girl He Left Behind (1956) as Recruit
The misadventures of a new army recruit.
38.
To Hell and Back (1955) as Saunders
Film star Audie Murphy plays himself in this tale of how he became World War II''s most decorated U.S. soldier.
39.
Revenge of the Creature (1955) as Pete
Men capture the creature from the Black Lagoon and make him an aquarium attraction, from which he escapes.
40.
Johnny Dark (1954) as Co-driver
Automobile engineer, Johnny Dark (Tony Curtis), designs a radical new car. When the owner refuses to sponsor the car in a Canada to Mexico Sports-car race, Johnny, with the aid of the owner's grand-daughter (Piper Laurie), steals the car and runs the race against the favored driver, his ex-buddie.
41.
The Black Shield of Falworth (1954) as Squire
Technicolor & tights. In the days of King Henry IV, stalwart young Myles and his sister Meg have been raised as peasants, without any knowledge of who their father really was. But one day they journey to Macworth castle. There Myles falls in love with the Mackworth's daughter Anne, makes friends and enemies, and learns to be a knight so that, through the planning of Mackworth and his friend, Prince Hal, Myles can regain his true birthright from the evil Albon, and bear the black shield of Falworth.
42.
Ma and Pa Kettle at Home (1954) as Elwin Kettle
The Ozark farmers try to clean up their act to help their son win a college scholarship.
43.
Naked Alibi (1954) as Employee
Questioned as a murder suspect, solid (but drunk) citizen Al Willis attacks his police questioners, is beaten, and swears vengeance against them. Next night, Lieut. Parks is murdered; Willis is the only suspect in the eyes of tough Chief Conroy, who pursues him doggedly despite lack of evidence. The obsessed Conroy is dismissed from the force, but continues to harass Willis, who flees to a sleazy town on the Mexican border. Of course, Conroy follows. But which is crazy, Conroy or Willis?
44.
The Man from the Alamo (1953) as Courier
A survivor of the battle at the Alamo returns home to find his family has been killed by a bunch of thugs disguised as Mexican soldiers. He then grows intent on enacting revenge despite the lack of support for his cause.
45.
The Glass Web (1953) as Lew
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...
46.
Walking My Baby Back Home (1953) as Patient
47.
All I Desire (1953) as John
A stage star returns to the small-town family she deserted.

Cast (special)

48.
Brock Callahan (1959)
The exploits of Brock Callahan, a retired Los Angeles Rams guard turned two-fisted private detective working out of Beverly Hills. The story relates Brock's attempts to find the killer of an interior decorator.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

49.
Free Fall (1999)
50.
Back Stab (1991) as Ken Updike

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

51.
52.
Power (1980)
Loosely based on the life of Jimmy Hoffa, this four-hour movie traces the rise of Tommy Vanda (played by Joe Don Baker) from Chicago dock worker to influential labor leader who, like Hoffa, eventually finds himself behind bars in a federal prison and later, not long after his parole, and again like

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