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Also Known As: Died: May 7, 2010
Born: April 28, 1923 Cause of Death: natural causes
Birth Place: Highland Park, Michigan, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

The Big Circus (1959) as Maria "Mama" Colino
A ringleader tries to keep his circus on the road despite the efforts of a saboteur.
Curse of the Faceless Man (1958) as Maria Fiorilla
An ancient Roman gladiator returns to life to find his lost love.
Back from Eternity (1956) as Maria Alvarez
When an airliner crashes in the jungle, the repaired plane can only hold five of the survivors.
The Black Whip (1956) as Ruthie
Count the Hours (1953) as Gracie Verne
A lawyer defends a migrant worker in a sensational murder trial.
The Sea Hornet (1951) as Sandra "Suntan" Radford, also known as "Goldbraid"
Rock Island Trail (1950) as Constance Strong
Loumas, president of the Rock Island Trail company, tries to expand his rails into the Midwest but finds resistance of the steamship and stage-coach lines. The malicious Kirby Murrow tries everything to slow down Loumas' progress and doesn't even stop before sabotage. Only Constanze, daughter of banker Strong, believes in his success strong enough to support him financially.
California Passage (1950) as Beth Martin
The Avengers (1950) as Maria Moreno
Sands of Iwo Jima (1949) as Allison Bromley
During World War II, a marine sergeant must turn his recruits into fighting men.
Campus Honeymoon (1948) as Sgt. Bessie Ormsbee
I, Jane Doe (1948) as Marga-Jane Hastings
The Gallant Legion (1948) as Catalina
When power-hungry Faulkner and Leroux want to divide Texas into smaller sections, instead of allowing it to enter the Union as a single state, Gary Conway and the Texas Rangers must step in to thwart their chicanery.
The Main Street Kid (1948) as Gloria Treat
Otis Jones (Al Pearce), a small-town printer, has a fixation with the study of mental telepathy, and lives for the day when he can meet the top exponent of his hobby, The Great Martine (Alan Mowbray). A bolt of lightning hits him, giving him the real power of reading people's minds. When his daughter, Jill (Janet Martin), and her rich young fiancee, Bud Wheeling (Byron S. Barr), become involved in a scheme with the plotting Martine, he is able to make use of his newly-found power.
Night Time in Nevada (1948) as Joan Andrews
Twenty years earlier Farrell killed his mining partner Andrews. Now Andrews daughter arrives to get her father's trust fund. Farrell having rustled Roy's cattle now takes her money from her Lawyer and lets her overhear false information of their next rustling job. With the posse at the wrong location, his men attack the cattle train and Roy on board find himself greatly outnumbered.
Angel in Exile (1948) as Raquel Chavez
Wake of the Red Witch (1948) as Teleia Van Schreeven
A captain fights a Dutch shipping magnate for a treasure and the heart of a beautiful woman.
The Trespasser (1947) as Dee Dee
Web of Danger (1947) as Peg Mallory
Blackmail (1947) as Sylvia Duane
A private detective is approached by a wealthy entertainment executive to stop a blackmail scheme against him. Although he hasn't decided to take the job, the blackmailers believe that he already has, and he is marked for murder.
Robin Hood of Texas (1947) as Julie Reeves
When the bank is robbed, Gene and the boys are singing nearby and the Chief arrests them as gang members diverting attention but lets them go thinking they will lead them to the others. Duke Mantel double-crosses the rest of the gang and with the money, accidently heads for the dude ranch where Gene is. The rest of the gang eventually show up to retrieve the money just as Gene and the boys find themselves locked in a building.
Exposed (1947) as Belinda Prentice
Twilight on the Rio Grande (1947) as Elena Del Rio
In yet another version of probably Republics most-used single plot---the basis for "The Leathernecks Have Landed"-"Rough Riders Round-Up", "Guns in the Dark", "Remember Pearl Harbor" and a couple of other films from Republic---and with revisions to fit the Autry mold, Gene Autry(Gene Autry) and his pals Dusty Moran (Bob Steele) and Pokie (Sterling Holloway) are in Mexico where Dusty is killed. With the help of Elena Del Rio (Adele Mara), whose father has also been murdered by unknown assailants, Gene discovers that the killings tie in with a jewel-smuggling scheme.
The Inner Circle (1946) as Geraldine Travis, also known as Geraldine Smith
Gerry Travis (Adele Mara), a college girl who has always been overshadowed by her sister, is mistakenly believed to have written a sensational best seller, which was actually written by her aunt, the Dean of the college. Complications arise.
Traffic in Crime (1946) as Silk
A Guy Could Change (1946) as Bernice
I've Always Loved You (1946) as Senorita Fortaleza
A conductor means to destroy the career of a former student, pianist Myra Hassman. Showing no mercy, he conspires to ruin her even as she wrestles with Rachmaninoff at Carnegie Hall.
Night Train to Memphis (1946) as Constance Stevenson
The Magnificent Rogue (1946) as Sugar Lee
The Last Crooked Mile (1946) as Bonnie
The Catman of Paris (1946) as Marguerite Duval
The Invisible Informer (1946) as Marie Ravelle
An aristocratic but destitute southern family attempts to swindle an insurance company by faking the theft of a valuable emerald necklace. The company assigns operatives Eve Rogers (Linda Stirling) and Mike Regan (William Henry as Bill Henry) to the case. Eve is nearly strangled by the scion of the family before being rescued by Mike.
Passkey to Danger (1946) as Renee Beauchamps
Grissly's Millions (1945) as Maribelle
The Tiger Woman (1945) as Sharon Winslow
Song of Mexico (1945) as Carol Adams
The Vampire's Ghost (1945) as Lisa
Girls of the Big House (1945) as Harriet
Flame of Barbary Coast (1945) as B girl
Duke falls for Flaxen in the Barbary Coast in turn-of-the-century San Francisco. He loses money to crooked gambler Tito, goes home and PL: learns to gamble, and returns. After he makes a fortune he opens his own place with Flaxen as the entertainer. The 1906 quake destroys his place.
Bells of Rosarita (1945) as Patty Phillips
Dale Evans inherits a circus, but her dead father's partner (Grant Withers) is trying to take it away from her. Roy and Bob Nolan are filming a movie on location at the circus. They and a number of other western movie stars come to Dale's aid, putting on a show and catching the bad guys.
Faces in the Fog (1944) as Gertrude
Call of the South Seas (1944) as Aritana
Thoroughbreds (1944) as Sally Crandall
Atlantic City (1944) as Adele
In 1915, Atlantic City is a sleepy seaside resort, but Brad Taylor, son of a small hotel and vaudeville house proprietor, has big plans: he thinks it can be "the playground of the world." Brad's wheeling and dealing proves remarkably successful in attracting big enterprises and big shows, but brings him little success in personal relationships. Full of nostalgic songs and acts, some with the original artists.
The Fighting Seabees (1944) as Chorine
World War II construction workers have to fight the enemy to get the job done.
Riders of the Northwest Mounted (1943) as Gabrielle Renard
Fur thieves, who murder trappers when they refuse to give up their pelts at a low price, occupy the attention of the Royal Northwest Mounted Police. The leader of the gang is Victor Renaud (Dick Curtis), also the mayor of the small Canadian town where the gang is headquartered. Lucky Kerrigan is broken from the mounted service for apparent disobedience to orders, which results in the death of a fellow Mountie. Lucky, working undercover, aids the Mounties in rounding up the gang and gains back his uniform, and also the love of Gabrielle Renaud (Adele Mara), Renaud's sister who was unaware of his criminal activities.
Redhead from Manhattan (1943) as Check girl
Good Luck, Mr. Yates (1943) as Welder
A 4F military school teacher's lie about being accepted for active duty causes problems on the home front.
Reveille with Beverly (1943) as Evelyn Ross
A tap-dancing lady disc jockey finds herself torn between a wealthy man and his former chauffeur.
Blondie Goes to College (1942) as Babs Connelly
Dagwood decides to go to college. Blondie goes along with him, keeping their marriage a secret. They send Baby Dumpling off to military school where he becomes top sergeant. Blondie is hounded by the campus stud and Dagwood makes the rowing team. It is revealed that a new child is on the way.
You Were Never Lovelier (1942) as Lita Acuna
An Argentine heiress thinks a penniless American dancer is her secret admirer.
Shut My Big Mouth (1942) as Conchita [Elena] Montoya
(Com '42,BW). Joe E. Brown, Adele Mara, Victor Jory, Fritz Feld, Don Beddoe, Pedro de Cordoba, Lloyd Bridges, Forrest Tucker, Chief Thunder-Cloud. A meek easterner (Joe E. Brown) unwittingly becomes sheriff of a western town and resorts to dressing in drag in order to foil the plans of the villainous Victor Jory. One of Joe E. Brown's most popular comedies.
Vengeance of the West (1942) as Anita Morell
The last entry in Columbia's series co-starring Bill Elliott and Tex Ritter (who departed for the corrals at Republic and Universal), and a remake of 1931's "The Avenger" with Buck Jones: Joaquin Murietta (Bill Elliott)is robbed of his property by Jeff Gorman (Dick Curtis) and town banker Gil Kirby (Robert Fiske) and seeks revenge by disguising himself as a masked bandit, known as The Grey Shadow,and begins to raid gold shipments intended for Gorman and Kirby. Anita Morrell (Adele Mara) arrives in town and is shocked to learn that her father has been murdered. California Ranger Tex Lake (Tex Ritter) investigates and finds clues, planted by Gorman and Kirby,implicating Murietta. Kirby, the real killer, demands $2,000 from Anita in return for the deed to her father's gold mine.Murietta comes to her, denies any involvement in the killing, and gives her the needed money. Lake is on Murietta's trail, but the two are soon united in a fight against the outlaws.
Lucky Legs (1942) as Secretary
Alias Boston Blackie (1942) as Eve Sanders
A reformed thief tracks down an escaped convict so he can prove the man is innocent.

Cast (feature film)

Arthur Hailey's "Wheels" (1978)
The slick Hailey novel about passion and intrigue at the corporate level of the automotive industry emerged an elegantly produced soap opera in this project, the biggest ever handled by a single director and highlighted by the Emmy-nominated performance of Lee Remick as the bored wife who finds that

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