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James Karen . He's known for Mulholland Drive (2001), The Pursuit of Happyness (2006) and Up Close & Personal (1996).

All Movies of James Karen

  • Drew Peterson: Untouchable (TV)
    The story of Drew Peterson, who is charged with the death of his third wife after the mysterious disappearance of his fourth wife.
    Character: Pastor Tom Keller
    United States  2012
  • Sympathy for Delicious
    A newly paralyzed DJ gets more than he bargained for when he seeks out the world of faith healing.
    Character: Father Rohn
    United States  2010
  • The Pursuit of Happyness
    Chris Gardner (Will Smith) is a family man struggling to make ends meet. Despite his valiant attempts to help keep the family afloat, the mother (Thandie Newton) of his five-year-old son Christopher (Jaden Christopher Syre Smith) ...
    Character: Martin Frohm
    United States  2006
  • Mulholland Drive
    Blonde Betty Elms (Naomi Watts) has only just arrived in Hollywood to become a movie star when she meets an enigmatic brunette with amnesia (Laura Harring). Meanwhile, as the two set off to solve the second woman’s identity, fil...
    Character: Wally Brown
    United States  2001
  • Any Given Sunday
    "Any Given Sunday" is a behind the scenes look at the life and death struggles of modern day gladiators and those who lead them.
    United States  1999
  • Joyride
    To a dumpy motel in an out-of-the-way little town, a mysterious woman, calling herself only Ms. Smith, comes to stay. Not only is she stunningly lovely, but her big black convertible is a beaut. J.T., the just-out-of-high-school s...
    Character: The Client
    United States  1997
  • Up Close & Personal
    Aspiring on-air reporter Tally Atwater (Michelle Pfieffer) may be lovely and ambitious, but she lacks talent. That changes, however, after Warren Justice (Robert Redford), a former White House correspondent turned Miami news direc...
    United States  1996
  • The Companion (TV)
    In the near-distant future, a female romance writer is planning to write her next book in a remote mountain cabin. A friend convinces her to bring along a "companion", a nearly-human android to cook and clean. She settle...
    United States  1994
  • The Larry Sanders Show (TV Series)
    The Larry Sanders Show is a satirical television sitcom that originally aired from August 1992 to May 1998 on the HBO cable television network in the United States. It starred stand-up comedian Garry Shandling as vain, neurotic ta...
    United States  1992
  • Absolute Strangers (TV)
    A husband tries to keep his comatose wife alive by allowing doctors to terminate her pregnancy. Hearing about this, anti-abortion protesters start a legal campaign to gain legal custody of the fetus.
    United States  1991
  • The Unborn
    A couple who cannot have children joins an in-vitro fertilization program. While she is with child, she finds strange occurrences happening within her body. The horror surrounding the child comes to light when the parents find tha...
    Character: Dr. Richard Meyerling
    United States  1991
  • The Willies
    Two brothers camping with their cousin try to frighten each other by telling stories. There are two main narrations: one involves strange happenings at an elementary school; the other, a teenage boy with a peculiar interest.
    Character: Uncle Harry / Mr. Jenkins
    United States  1990
  • Drug Wars: The Camarena Story (TV)
    Fact-based story of undercover DEA agent Enrique "Kiki" Camarena who, while stationed in Guadalajara, uncovered a massive marijuana operation in Northern Mexico that led to his death and a remarkable investigation of cor...
    Character:  Aide 3 episodes, 1990
    United States  1990
  • Return of the Living Dead II
    Two canisters of zombifying gas fall from the back of a military convoy as it passes through a small town and roll down into a drainage culvert near the town’s graveyard. There two bullies initiating a young kid into their gang ...
    United States  1988
  • Hardbodies 2
    A film crew is travelling from America to Greece to produce a movie. Before their work is done they will have to face many unusual situations, along with numerous opportunities for the actresses to take their clothes off.
    United States  1986
  • Invaders From Mars
    A small boy witnesses a flying saucer land near his house. The next day, his dad starts acting weird, and has a strange incision in the back of his neck. Soon the police, his mom, and a teacher are taken over by the aliens, as wel...
    United States  1986
  • Jagged Edge
    After a wealthy socialite is found brutally murdered, her manipulative husband becomes the prime suspect. An attractive attorney takes his case, and their relationship quickly evolves into what on the surface appears to be mutual
    Character: Andrew Hardesty
    United States  1985
  • The Return of the Living Dead
    Morgue attendant Frank tells Freddy, the new guy on the job, that the story of ‘Night of the Living Dead’ was a fictionalization of events that actually happened and shows him a canister of the military gas that supposedly cau...
    Character: Frank
    United States  1985
  • Emerald Point N.A.S. (TV Series)
    The story took place on a naval base and dealt with the Mallory family headed by patriarch, Admiral Thomas Mallory. He had three daughters, Celia, Kay and Leslie. Celia was unhappily married to Jack Warren but loved Simon Adams. K...
    United States  1983
  • Time Walker
    An alien, buried in King Tut's tomb, terrorizes a college campus.
    United States  1982
  • Poltergeist
    Realtor Steve Freeling and his family have moved into a new house on the Cuesta Verde development estate. But there they find that their new house is haunted. This proves at first amusing. But then in the midst of a storm their yo...
    Character: Mr. Teague
    United States  1982
  • Frances
    This is the true story of Frances Farmer's meteoric rise to fame in Hollywood, and her later downfall and ill health which were the result of blacklisting. An inspirational account of the life and career of a woman of courage.
    Character: Judge Hillier
    United States  1982
  • Capricorn One
    The government fakes a Mars landing then sets out to kill the astronauts involved.
    United States  1978
  • The Gathering (TV)
    When Adam Thornton learns that he only has a little time left, he decides that he wants to make peace with his family. Only problem is that most of his family are not exactly fond of him because he walked out on his wife and of hi...
    United States  1977
  • Something for Joey (TV)
    This is based on the true story about the relationship between Penn State football player John Cappelletti and his younger brother Joey, who has lukemia. John and Joey's bond is a strong one.
    Character: Dr. Wingreen
    United States  1977
  • Frankenstein Meets the Spacemonster
    When an atomic war on Mars destroys the planet's women, it's up to Martian Princess Marcuzan and her right-hand man Dr. Nadir to travel to earth and kidnap women for new breeding stock. Landing in Puerto Rico, they shoot down a NA...
    United States  1965