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Jane Russell

Jane Russell


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Also Known As: Died: February 28, 2011
Born: June 21, 1921 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Bemidji, Minnesota, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Robert Mitchum: The Reluctant Star (1991)
A documentary about film actor Robert Mitchum, whose career has spanned nearly 50 years and 100 pictures. Included are clips from some of his movies as well as interview footage of Mitchum himself, as well as with some of the co-stars and filmmakers who have worked with him through the years.
Darker Than Amber (1970) as Alabama Tiger
The Born Losers (1967) as Mrs. Shorn
A Vietnam vet stands alone against a motorcycle gang terrorizing a small town.
Johnny Reno (1966) as Nona Williams
Dana Andrews, Jane Russell, Lon Chaney, Jr., John Agar, Lyle Bettger, Tom Drake, Richard Arlen, Rodd Redwing. U.S. Marshall Dana Andrews must contend with a lynch mob mentality when he rides into Stone Junction, Kansas on a mission of justice.
Waco (1966) as Jill Stone
Fate Is the Hunter (1964) as Herself, guest star
An airline investigator refuses to believe pilot error caused a fatal crash.
The Fuzzy Pink Nightgown (1957) as Laurel Stevens
A kidnapped movie star falls for one of her captors.
The Revolt of Mamie Stover (1956) as Mamie Stover
A prostitute has no choice but to flee San Francisco when the police turn on her and want her out of town.
Hot Blood (1956) as Annie Caldash
A gypsy''''s brother tricks him into marrying a tempestuous beauty.
Gentlemen Marry Brunettes (1955) as Bonnie Jones/Mimi Jones
A sister act in Paris tries to top their aunts' escapades there during the roaring twenties.
The Tall Men (1955) as Nella Turner
Two brothers, Ben and Clint, join a cattle drive from Texas to Montana. While heading for Texas they save Nella from the Indians, and she decides to ride with them. Ben and Nella start to get romantic, but Ben isn't ambitious enough for her, and she soon meets up with the boss of the cattle drive. Will she make the right choice, and, more impotantly, will the cattle make it to Montana !
Underwater! (1955) as Theresa Grant
Divers race the clock to find a Caribbean treasure before modern-day pirates can catch up to them.
Foxfire (1955) as Amanda [Lawrence Dartland]
Amanda Dartland accompanies her half-Apache husband Jonathan to a mining community where he will supervise the excavation of an almost mythical Apache treasure. His jealous rages and macho attitude cause her much misery, while the excavation project is threatened by prejudice and fear. Amanda tries to bridge the cultural gap, and Jonathan must do the same, or he will lose her. Mesmerizing brief performance by Celia Lovsky as Princess Saba.
The French Line (1954) as Mary "Mame" Carson, also known as Myrtle Brown
A Texas heiress masquerades as a model in hopes of finding true love.
Road to Bali (1953) as Herself
Two song-and-dance men on the run dive for treasure while competing for a beautiful princess.
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) as Dorothy Shaw
Two singers work their way to Paris, enjoying the company of eligible men they meet along the way.
Montana Belle (1952) as Belle Starr, also known as Lucy "Montana" Winters
The Daltons force Belle Starr to help them on a dangerous raid.
Macao (1952) as Julie Benton
A man on the run in the Far East is mistaken for an undercover cop.
The Las Vegas Story (1952) as Linda Rollins
When newlyweds visit Las Vegas, the wife's shady past comes to the surface.
Son of Paleface (1952) as Mike Del Roy, also known as "The Torch"
In this sequel to "The Paleface", Bob Hope and Jane Russell return as the lead characters. Hope plays Junior Potter, who returns to claim his father's gold, which is nowhere to be found. Throw in Russell as "Mike", the luscious head of a gang of thieves, and Roy Rogers as a federal marshal hot on her trail.
His Kind of Woman (1951) as Lenore Brent, previously known as Liz Brady
A deported gangster causes problems for guests at a Mexican resort.
Double Dynamite (1951) as Mildred Goodhew
A bank teller reaps the rewards of saving a gangster's life, but can't reveal where he got the money.
The Paleface (1948) as Calamity Jane
An inept dentist must rescue his outlaw wife from the Indians.
Young Widow (1946) as Joan Kenwood
A young newspaperwoman tries to get over the loss of her husband in World War II.
The Outlaw (1943) as Rio McDonald
Billy the Kid and Doc Holliday fight over possession of a stallion and a sultry Mexican girl.

Music (feature film)

Burlesque (2010)
Ali is a small-town girl with a big voice who escapes hardship and an uncertain future to follow her dreams to LA. After stumbling upon The Burlesque Lounge, a majestic but ailing theater that is home to an inspired musical revue, Ali lands a job as a cocktail waitress from Tess, the club's proprie

Cast (special)

100 Years of Hope and Humor (2003)
Celebrities, athletes and former heads of state raise their glasses to comedian and humanitarian Bob Hope.
9th Annual Movieguide Awards, The (2001)
Awards ceremony honoring family-friendly films.
Howard Hughes: His Women and His Movies (2000)
Archival footage traces the legendary tycoon''''s attempts to conquer Hollywood and its most beautiful women.
Vincent Price: The Versatile Villain (1997)
Documentary on the life and career of actor Vincent Price, best known for horror film classics such as "House of Wax," "The Fly," and "The Pit and the Pendulum."
Private Screenings: Mitchum/Russell (1996)
Co-stars and lifelong friends Robert Mitchum and Jane Russell recall their careers with host Robert Osborne.
Hollywood Fashion Machine, The (1995)
Documentary chronicling the impact of Hollywood on the fashion world.
Inside The Dream Factory (1995)
Faye Dunaway hosts a behind-the-scenes look at the Hollywood star-making machine.
Golden Globe's 50th Anniversary Celebration, The (1994)
A special celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Golden Globe Awards. Features interviews with past winners and current celebrities, live performances and highlights from past ceremonies.
Bob Hope: The First Ninety Years (1993)
A gala special celebrating the 90th birthday of Bob Hope.
49th Annual Golden Globe Awards (1992)
A presentation of the 49th annual Golden Globe Awards ceremony, sponsored by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association and honoring special achievement in film and television.
Bob Hope & Friends: Making New Memories (1991)
A special in which Bob Hope appears with celebrity guest stars and ten new female "stars of tomorrow."
Hollywood Stars' Screen Tests (1984)
The program spotlights the never-before-seen screen tests of famous stars.
Bob Hope Special: Bob Hope's Road to Hollywood (1983) as Guest
The program salutes, via clips, Bob Hope's film career.
Hollywood: The Dream Factory (1972)
Dick Cavett narrates this documentary about the MGM auction and the studio's glorious history.
Arthur Murray Party For Bob Hope, The (1960) as Guest
A two-part music and comedy party honoring comedian Bob Hope.
Macreedy's Woman (1958) as Brandy Macreedy
The story of Brandy Macreedy, the singing hostess and owner of a supper club in San Francisco. Her efforts to run the club, which she inherited from her late husband, and help troubled people was to be the focal point of the series. In the pilot episode, Brandy tries to help an out-of-work pianist w

Producer (special)

Ranier: The Mountain (2000)
Explores the many facets of Washington state's Mount Ranier and its national park -- from the natural beauty to the geological threat posed by this immense active volcano. Mount Ranier guide Eric Simonson, climbing ranger Mike Gauthier, artist George Tsutakawa, Hollywood ski filmmaker Otto Lang and

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