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Mark Hanna

Mark Hanna


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Born: January 1, 1917 Cause of Death:
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Cast (feature film)

3 Ring Circus (1955) as G.I.
A pair of war veterans wreak havoc when they join the circus.
The Silver Chalice (1955) as Cameleer
A silversmith is charged with engraving the Holy Grail.
Man Without a Star (1955) as Concho Joe
A wandering cowboy gets caught up in a range war.
Pirates of Tripoli (1955) as Ben Ali
A pirate tries to help a deposed Arabian princess reclaim her throne.
Jump into Hell (1955) as Sentry
This film reenacts the battle of Dien Bien Phu, focusing on the struggles of the French troops stationed in Vietnam.
Chicago Syndicate (1955) as Brad Lacey
An accountant single-handedly tries to take down a powerful mobster.
Illegal (1955) as Reporter
A DA falls apart when his machinations send an innocent man to the chair.
Southwest Passage (1954) as Hi Jolly
The U.S. Cavalry is ordered to test the feasibility of camels in the deserts of the Southwest.
King Richard and the Crusaders (1954) as Courier
King Richard''''s attempts to win back the Holy Lands are complicated by his love of a tempestuous Englishwoman.
Thunder in the East (1953) as Servant
During India's first years of independence from Britain, Steve Gibbs lands his armaments loaded plane in Ghandahar province hoping to get rich. Pacifist Prime Minister Singh hopes to reach an agreement with guerilla leader Khan, the maharajah is a fool, and the British residents are living in the past. Steve's love interest is Joan Willoughby, the blind daughter of a parson.
Flight to Tangier (1953) as Corporal at airport
At the Tangier airport, a group of people await the arrival of a mysterious plane from behind the Iron Curtain. The reception committee includes Susan, an American; Gil Walker, a free-booting pilot; Danzer, a black market operator; and Danzer's girlfriend, Nicki. The plane crashes and burns. No survivors are found, nor are any corpses. Soon the search begins for a missing courier worth $3 million.
Border Saddlemates (1952) as Manero
Baxter is transporting counterfeit bills across the border in the bottom of fox cages. When veterinarian Allen places the fox ranch under quarantine tying up the bills, Baxter's plan to get at the money means trouble.

Writer (feature film)

Star Portal (1997)
Not of This Earth (1996)
An invader from outer space shows up on Earth as a "hip" middle-class man in order to collect the only remedy to the deadly disease that is wiping out his planet -- human blood.
Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman (1993)
A long-suffering housewife is kidnapped by aliens, becomes radioactive and grows 50-feet-tall, and returns to Earth to seek revenge on her two-timing husband.
Not of This Earth (1988)
A nurse takes on alien vampires who have come to earth to try humans out as a potential food source.
Slaughter (1972) as Writer
Ex-green beret Jim Brown stars as Slaughter, a man who avenges the gangland murder of his parents by massacring half of Central America.
The Gatling Gun (1972) as Writer
Blood on the Arrow (1964) as Story
Chivato (1961) as Screenwriter
Raymie (1960) as Writer
Raymie (David Ladd), an eight-year-old boy and an avid fisherman, dreams of catching a legendary giant barracuda know as Old Moe. When he finally accomplishes the feat of landing Old Moe, he has a change of heart and doesn't want to see the barracuda destroyed.
Jet Attack (1958) as Story
Attack of the 50 Foot Woman (1958) as Writer
A space visitor's touch turns an unhappy heiress into a vengeful giant.
Naked Paradise (1957) as Screenwriter
The Undead (1957) as Screenwriter
Two psychical researchers procure the services of a lady of the night and send her back in time under hypnosis. She finds herself in the body of a past existence - a woman in medieval times waiting to be beheaded as a witch. By avoiding this fate she unwittingly starts to alter history.
The Amazing Colossal Man (1957) as Screenwriter
Lt. Col. Glenn Manning is inadvertently exposed to a plutonium bomb blast at Camp Desert Rock. Though burned over 90% of his body, he survives, and begins to grow in size. As he grows, his heart and circulatory system fail to keep pace with his growth, and he is gradually losing his mind as a result of reduced blood supply to his brain. He reaches 50 feet tall before his growth is stopped. By this time he has become insane. He escapes and wreaks havoc upon Las Vegas before he is finally stopped.
Not of This Earth (1957) as Screenwriter
An alien agent (Paul Birch) from the distant planet Davana is sent to earth via a high-tech matter transporter. There he terrorizes Southern California in an attempt to acquire blood for his dying race, the result of a devastating nuclear war.
Gunslinger (1956) as Screenwriter
Flesh and the Spur (1956) as Story and Screenplay

Producer (feature film)

The Gatling Gun (1972) as Associate Producer
Jet Attack (1958) as Associate Producer

Stunts (feature film)

Saving Private Ryan (1998)
A special detachment fights through war-torn Europe to find a man whose brothers have all died in combat.
Saving Private Ryan (Theatrical) (1998)
Tree is a self-centered co-ed who wakes up on the morning of her birthday in the bed of a one-night stand. Stumbling back to her sorority, she rushes through the routine of an average student. But as she encounters everything from activists on the quad to a fling with a professor, she can't help but

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Terror from the Year 5,000 (1958) as Prod coord
Prof. Erling and his financial backer Victor build a prototype time machine to snatch objects from the past. Latest find, a statuette, radiometrically dates to 5200 AD! When this draws colleague Richard Hedges to the island lab, Erling reveals that 20th-century objects put in the machine seem to be "traded" for analogous future objects by intelligent life. And on the sly, Victor's been trying to get a living visitor. Does the future need help, or is the present in danger?

Film Production - Arial (feature film)

Land Girls, The (1998)
In 1941, World War II continues to rage. The young men of England have been called to the front to fight. So, back at home, the new regiment is formed. The soldiers? The Women's Land Army, or "land girls," young women of England who are dispatched across the countryside to pick up the slack and pitc
Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)
Someone is pitting the world's superpowers against each other--and only the legendary James Bond (Agent 007) can stop it. When a British warship is mysteriously destroyed in Chinese waters, the world teeters on the brink of World War III--until 007 zeros in on the true criminal mastermind. Bond's do-or-die mission takes him to Elliot Carver, a powerful industrialist who manipulates world events as easily as he changes headlines from his global media empire. After soliciting help from Carver's sexy wife, Paris, Bond joins forces with a stunning yet lethal Chinese agent, Wai Lin. In a series of explosive chases, brutal confrontations and impossible escapes, including a motorcycle pursuit through Saigon, Bond and Wai race to stop the presses on Carver's next planned news story--global pandemonium.
Empire Of The Sun (1987)
A soldier-of-fortune helps a young boy survive in World War II Japan.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

Memphis Belle (1990)
True story of an American crew on the B-17 bomber "Memphis Belle" on a hazardous World War II mission.

Film Production - Main (special)

Live Long, Live Well, with Robert Pritikin (2001)
Biologist Robert Pritikin offers hope and happiness by taking small steps and finding one's own source of motivation. Pritikin details an approach to looking and living better, that minimizes chances of developing conditions like high blood pressure, diabetes and out of control cholesterol.

Film Production - Lighting/Electrical (special)

Get Your Share, with Julie Stav (2000)
Informational special -- in both English and Spanish versions -- for people who have considered taking the plunge into the stock market, but have been too intimidated to try.

Film Production - Arial (special)

Perfect Hero, A (1992)
A four-part presentation of "Masterpiece Theatre." A handsome British fighter pilot is left disfigured when his plane is shot down during World War II.

Cinematography (TV Mini-Series)

Fall from Grace (1994)
A two-part miniseries based on Larry Collins' novel, set against the backdrop of World War II, chronicling the lives of men and women who sacrificed their lives and loves during the staging and landing of the Allied forces in Normandy, France, on D-Day.

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