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Theadora Van Runkle

Theadora Van Runkle



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Also Known As: Died: November 4, 2011
Born: March 27, 1928 Cause of Death: Lung Cancer
Birth Place: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA Profession: Costume-Wardrobe ...


Costume-Wardrobe (feature film)

Goodbye Lover (1999) as Costume Designer
Sandra is a femme fatale obsessed with the songs of The Sound of Music. Behind her saccharine exterior, she is carrying on an affair with her husband''s brother Ben, and likes using handcuffs on him during their trysts. When Ben dies mysteriously, a cynical police detective must investigate a sleazy web of deceit.
That Championship Season (1999)
Television movie based on Jason Miller's play about former members of a high school basketball team who reunite with their coach to commemorate their championship season--20 years earlier. But slowly, an ugly undercurrent of bigotry, suspicion, fear and jealousy begins to destroy everything that onc
I'm Losing You (1998)
On the eve of his sixtieth birthday, Perry Krohn learns he has one year to live. He must deal with his family, including his washed-up actor son Bertie and adopted daughter Rachel, who is actually his niece. Bertie meanwhile gets involved with HIV positive Aubrey, and Rachel works out her ennui by h
White Dwarf (1995)
A young medical intern is assigned, against his will, to work with a legendary healer (the White Dwarf) on a distant, war-torn planet. Set in the year 3040 A.D.
Kiss of Death (1995)
Ex-con Jimmy Kilmartin is caught in an inescapable web of double crosses, deceit and sudden death when he's forced to infiltrate New York's criminal underground. Trapped between a vicious psychopath and an unscrupulous D.A., Kilmartin must find the strength and ingenuity to save himself and his fami
Leap of Faith (1992)
A traveling evangelist con-man faces a crisis when he must perform a miracle for a handicapped boy.
Butcher's Wife, The (1991)
A butcher living in New York City marries a country girl who is a clairvoyant. When her powers are discovered, they have a profound effect on the people in their neighborhood.
Stella (1990)
Drama of a mother''s love and self-sacrifice for her daughter.
Troop Beverly Hills (1989)
Phyllis Nefler, a hoity-toity, out-of-touch Beverly Hills housewife, does little more with her life than go shopping. With her husband wanting a divorce, Phyllis looks for an outlet to make herself useful, and finds it by occupying the open position as leader of her daughter''s "Wilderness Girls" troop, the world''s richest girl scouts. After initially holding camp-outs at the Beverly Hills hotel and earning badges for facials and pricing jewelry, the girls and Phyllis must prove that they truly have survival and leadership skills.
Wildfire (1988) as Costume Designer
A love affair resumes years after a couple met as children and were lovers during their teens.
Everybody's All-American (1988)
Twenty five years in the life of a great football player.
Peggy Sue Got Married (1986)
A housewife travels back in time to change the fate of her shotgun wedding.
Native Son (1986) as Costume Designer
In Chicago during the Depression, an African-American man named Bigger Thomas is trying to improve his station in life through his job as chauffeur to a weathly white family. In addition to bossing Bigger around, the family's daugther also routinely make advances to him. One evening when she is drun
Rhinestone (1984)
Best Little Whorehouse In Texas, The (1982)
The town sheriff and a madame team up to stop a televison evanagelist from shutting down the local whorehouse, the famed "Chicken Ranch."
Heartbeeps (1981) as Costume Designer
Val and Aqua are robots who work as household domestics. When they begin to feel emotions, they fall in love with each other, and decide to run away and start a family.
S.O.B. (1981) as Costume Designer
A movie producer who made a huge flop tries to salvage his career by revamping his film as an erotic production.
The Jerk (1979)
A naive young man seeks his fortune while trying to escape a deranged killer.
Same Time, Next Year (1978)
Although married to others, a man and a woman embark on an annual affair.
New York, New York (1977)
A jazz musician and a singer fight and love their way through the show biz world of the late forties.
Nickelodeon (1976)
A bashful lawyer gets mixed up in the movies'''' turbulent early years.
Mame (1974)
A wealthy eccentric takes in her orphaned nephew.
Godfather Part II, The (1974)
The contrasting lives of Corleone father and son traces the problems of Michael Corleone in 1958 and young immigrant Vito Corleone in 1917''s Hell''s Kitchen. Michael survives many misfortunes, and Vito is introduced to a life of crime.
Ace Eli And Rodger Of The Skies (1973) as Costume Designer
The story of Ace Eli Walford, a 1920s stunt flyer who barnstorms around the country, taking his eleven-year-old son Rodger with him as he goes from town to town.
Kid Blue (1972)
A western satire in which the counterculture visits 1902 Dime Box, Texas.
Johnny Got His Gun (1971) as Costume Design
A disfigured veteran struggles with memories of the past while trying to communicate.
Myra Breckinridge (1970) as Costumes
After undergoing gender reassignment surgery, an aspiring actress travels to Hollywood, where she also wants to make a claim on her wealthy uncle's estate.
Myra Breckinridge (1970) as Costumes
The Arrangement (1969) as Costume Design
A car crash causes a rich man to reconsider the life he leads.
A Place for Lovers (1969) as Cost des for Miss Dunaway
An American fashion designer with a fatal disease falls for an Italian engineer.
The Reivers (1969) as Costume Design
A young man comes of age when he stows away in his grandfather''''s stolen car.
Bullitt (1968) as Costume Design
When mobsters kill the witness he was assigned to protect, a dedicated policeman investigates the case on his own.
I Love You, Alice B. Toklas! (1968) as Costume Design
A henpecked L.A. lawyer escapes into the world of hippies and free love.
The Thomas Crown Affair (1968) as Miss Dunaway's ward des
A bored tycoon turns to bank robbery and courts the insurance investigator assigned to bring him in.
Bonnie and Clyde (1967) as Costume Design
The legendary bank robbers run riot in the South of the 1930s.

Cast (special)

Hollywood Fashion Machine, The (1995)
Documentary chronicling the impact of Hollywood on the fashion world.

Costume-Wardrobe (TV Mini-Series)

Mario Puzo's The Last Don (1997)
Based on Mario Puzo's novel of the same title, the three-part miniseries follows the epic story of Domenico Clericuzio, the aging don of the most powerful Mafia family in America. When he attempts to move into more legitimate businesses -- motion pictures and legalized gambling -- old secrets are un

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