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Glamorous Anne Francis acted in more than 60 films and appeared in hundreds of hours of TV programming during her 60-year career. Born in Ossining, New York, on September 16, 1930, Francis began modeling as a child. In the late 1930s and early 1940s, she appeared on early experimental TV broadcasts originating in New York, and she did a lot of radio work during the 1940s. Her first credited film appearance came in the the MGM musical Summer Holiday (1948; with Mickey Rooney). The following year, Francis returned to television, appearing on the series Versatile Varieties during the 1949-1950 season as "Bonny Maid." With a couple more films under her belt, she entered into a contract with 20th Century-Fox; her first starring role for the studio was Elopement (1951; with Clifton Webb). Francis later signed with MGM.

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Beautiful photos of Anne Francis from the 1950s

By the mid 1950s, Anne Francis had established herself as a star in pictures. Some of her films from the era include Bad Day at Black Rock (1955; with Spencer Tracy), Blackboard Jungle (1955; with Glenn Ford), Battle Cry (1955; with Tab Hunter), and my personal favorite Forbidden Planet (1956; with Walter Pidgeon). Although her film career was going very well, by the late 1950s Francis left MGM and took a hiatus from film work, preferring television guest-starring roles instead. Girl of the Night (1960; with Lloyd Nolan) and The Crowded Sky (1961; with Rhonda Fleming) marked her brief return to movie screens. Following the events of her second marriage and birth of her daughter in the early 1960s, she wouldn't make another film until The Satan Bug (1965; with George Maharis and Dana Andrews). Francis then signed with Warner Bros., acting in the suspense thriller Brainstorm (1965; with Jeffrey Hunter). Also produced by Warner Bros., Anne Francis' detective series Honey West premiered during ABC's fall 1965 season. This half-hour show was spawned from a spring 1965 episode of Burke's Law, in which Francis portrayed sultry private-eye Honey West.

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Rogue Cop (1954)

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Francis casts a watchful eye on cop Robert Taylor in MGM's film noir entry Rogue Cop

The Scarlet Coat (1955) Get It Here at Movies Unlimited

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From MGM's costume adventure The Scarlet Coat with Cornel Wilde

The Great American Pastime (1956) Get It Here at Movies Unlimited

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From the comedy The Great American Pastime. Francis portrays Betty Hallerton, whose husband Bruce (Tom Ewell) coaches a little league baseball team

Forbidden Planet (1956) Get It Here at Movies Unlimited

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From MGM's science fiction classic Forbidden Planet. LEFT: With Leslie Nielsen and Robby the Robot. CENTER: With Robby the Robot. RIGHT: Wardrobe test photo

The Hired Gun (1957)

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From the western The Hired Gun with Rory Calhoun

Girl of the Night (1960) Get It Here at Movies Unlimited

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From Girl of the Night

Brainstorm (1965) Get It Here at Movies Unlimited

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With Jeffrey Hunter in the Warner Bros. thriller Brainstorm

The Satan Bug (1965) Get It Here at Movies Unlimited

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From the United Artists science fiction thriller The Satan Bug. LEFT and CENTER: With George Maharis. RIGHT: With Dana Andrews

Honey West (1965-1966 ABC TV Series) Get It Here at Movies Unlimited

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Francis as the title character in ABC's Honey West. This series also featured John Ericson

More Dead Than Alive (1969)

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From the offbeat western More Dead Than Alive with Clint Walker

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In 1966, Francis was nominated for an Emmy (Actress in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Series) for her role in Honey West. Unfortunately, the show lasted only one season, and after 30 episodes, the series was shelved. Although the show's ratings were good, ABC cited high production costs as the reason for the show's demise.

From the late 1960s onward, Anne Francis concentrated most of her efforts on television, with great success. She appeared in hundreds of hours of TV programming throughout her career, acting in numerous TV series and making a number of TV movies. Sadly, after a three-year struggle with cancer, Anne Francis passed away on January 2, 2011, at the age of 80. She was survived by two daughters and a grandson.

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TELEVISION
Honey West: Complete Series [DVD](1965) DVD
Based on the mystery novels by G.G. Fickling, this fantastic "Burke's Law" spin-off was TV's first action-drama with a female lead. Join sexy and glamorous private eye Honey West (Anne Francis) as she uses her wits and martial arts skills to investigate a diverse assortment of cases with the help of partner Sam Bolt (John Ericson). Irene Hervey co-stars. All 30 episodes of the series--including "The Swingin' Mrs. Jones," "A Stitch in Crime," "The Fun-Fun Killer," "Little Green Robin Hood," and "An Eerie, Airy Thing"--are featured in a four-disc set. 15 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; commercials; photo gallery.
The Twilight Zone, Vol. 11 [DVD] DVD
Includes "The Dummy," "The Fever," "Living Doll" and "The After Hours."
The Twilight Zone: Season 4 [Blu-ray](1962)
All 18 hour-long episodes from the fourth season--including "In His Image," "Miniature," "The Incredible World of Horace Ford," "On Thursday We Leave for Home," and "The Bard"--are featured in a five-disc set. 15 1/2 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English Uncompressed PCM mono; Subtitles: English (SDH), audio commentary on selected episodes; interviews; radio shows; isolated music score; promos; vintage commercial; blooper; bonus footage; more. **18 episodes on 5 discs. 15 1/2 hrs.**
Burke's Law: Season One, Vol. 1 [DVD](1963) DVD
The first 16 episodes from the first season--including "Who Killed Holly Howard?," "Who Killed Cable Roberts?," "Who Killed Alex Debbs?," "Who Killed the Kind Doctor?," and "Who Killed Snooky Martinelli?"--have been collected in a four-disc set. 13 1/3 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; vintage commercials; more.
The Invaders: The Second Season [DVD](1967) DVD
All 26 episodes from season two--including "Condition: Red," "The Spores," "Counter-Attack," "The Life Seekers," and the series finale "Inquisition"--are featured in a seven-disc set. 22 1/4 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; audio commentary on one episode; interviews; more. **26 episodes on 7 discs. 22 1/4 hrs.**
Columbo: The Complete Second Season [DVD](1972) DVD
All eight episodes from season two--including "Etude in Black,"The Most Crucial Game," "Dagger of the Mind, "A Stitch in Crime," and "Double Shock"--are featured in a four-disc set. 10 3/4 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: French, Spanish. **8 episodes on 4 discs. 10 3/4 hrs.**
Dallas: The Complete Fourth Season [DVD](1980) DVD
All 23 episodes from the show's fourth season--including the two-part "No More Mister Nice Guy," "Who Done It?," "Start the Revolution with Me," "The Quest," and "Ewing-Gate"--are collected in a four-disc set. 18 3/4 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, French, Spanish; documentary.
Riptide: The Complete First Season [DVD](1984) DVD
All 13 episodes from the debut season--including the feature-length "Riptide," "Somebody's Killing the Great Geeks of America," "The Mean Green Love Machine," "Raiders of the Lost Sub," and "Something Fishy"--are featured in a three-disc set. 11 1/4 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.

FILM
Controversial Classics [DVD] DVD
Seven-disc set includes "I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang," "Fury," "Blackboard Jungle," "Bad Day at Black Rock," "A Face in the Crowd," "Advise and Consent," and "The Americanization of Emily,"
Elopement [DVD](1951) DVD
Industrial designer Clifton Webb, primed to see daughter Anne Francis join the firm upon her college graduation, blows his stack when she runs off with psychology professor William Lundigan. It seems that Lundigan's dad (Charles Bickford) is no more happy about the union and their angry alliance to track the couple down makes for many laughs. Reginald Gardiner, Tommy Rettig co-star. 82 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.
Dreamboat [DVD](1952) DVD
Respected college professor Clifton Webb was only too happy to let his days as a silent movie idol be buried in the past. His anonymity goes out the window, though, when former leading lady Ginger Rogers starts hosting TV revivals, and Webb's only too willing to go to court to get his privacy back! Comic charmer co-stars Anne Francis, Elsa Lanchester, Jeffrey Hunter. 83 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.
A Lion Is In The Streets [DVD](1953) DVD
James Cagney turns in an electrifying performance as a slick Deep South politician who uses his poor sharecropping constituents to further his own career. Eventually he runs for governor, but along the way is infected with the corruption that permeates the state. Barbara Hale, Anne Francis, and Lon Chaney, Jr. co-star. 88 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.
Susan Slept Here (Remastered Edition) [DVD](1954) DVD
Debbie Reynolds is delightful in this upbeat comedy about a troubled 17-year-old girl who becomes an unexpected source of inspiration for an Oscar-winning screenwriter (Dick Powell) who's struggling with a script about juvenile delinquency. Reynolds moves in with Powell, turning his life upside-down, especially when the unlikely pair start to fall for each other. Anne Francis, Alvy Moore, Glenda Farrell co-star. 98 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.
The Rocket Man [DVD](1954) DVD
Fun family fantasy-comedy concerns a young boy (George "Foghorn" Winslow) who comes upon what looks like a toy ray gun, but is actually an alien weapon that forces people to tell the truth! He sets out to save his orphanage, and understandably flummox some businessmen and politicians. Anne Francis, John Agar, Charles Coburn, Spring Byington co-star; Lenny Bruce (!) co-scripts. 79 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.
Battle Cry (1955)/Battleground [DVD](1949) DVD
Based on the Leon Uris novel, the gritty war saga "Battle Cry" follows a group of marines from basic training to combat fighting during World War II. Van Heflin is the disciplinarian major who whips his men into shape, while Aldo Ray and Tab Hunter are among the jarheads preppingfor battle and dealing with domestic predicaments. Mona Freeman, Nancy Olson, James Whitmore, Raymond Massey, and John Lupton also star; directed by Raoul Walsh ("White Heat"). Then "Battleground" is an Oscar-winning account of the Battle of the Bulge, and the American foot soldiers who were trapped by the Germans in Bastogne during the fihting. Van Johnson, John Hodiak, Ricardo Montalban and George Murphy star in this stirring wartime drama, directed by William Wellman. 266 min. total on two discs.
Bad Day At Black Rock [DVD](1955) DVD
The quiet of a small Southwest town shortly after WWII is shattered by the arrival of a one-armed stranger (Spencer Tracy), whose presence threatens to unearth a dark secret. Compelling drama with a prejudice theme also stars Lee Marvin, Ernest Borgnine, Robert Ryan, Walter Brennan. 81 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital Surround stereo, French Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, Spanish, French; audio commentary; theatrical trailer.
Blackboard Jungle [DVD](1955) DVD
Richard Brooks' gritty look at life inside the inner-city high school stars Glenn Ford as the earnest teacher determined to reach his hood students. Great support from Sidney Poitier, Anne Francis, Vic Morrow, Louis Calhern; soundtrack includes historic film debut of "Rock Around the Clock." 100 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital mono, French Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, Spanish, French; audio commentary; theatrical trailer; bonus short "Blackboard Jumble" (1957).
The Scarlet Coat [DVD](1956) DVD
Blend of drama and swashbuckling adventure set against the backdrop of the American Revolution follows British spy John Andre (Michael Wilding) as he squares off against Continental Army officer John Bolton (Cornel Wilde). As each of the men attempts to ensure victory for their cause, they vie for the love of a beautiful woman and learn lessons about honor, friendship, and loyalty. With Anne Francis, George Sanders. 101 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.
The Rack (Remastered Edition) [DVD](1956) DVD
Captain Edward Hall, Jr. (Paul Newman) is a decorated U.S. military officer subjected to torture and brainwashing while being held in a North Korean prison camp. Returning home after two years, Capt. Hall must stand trial to defend himself against accusations of collaborating with the enemy. Wendell Corey, Walter Pidgeon, Edmond O'Brien, Anne Francis, Lee Marvin, Cloris Leachman co-star in this engaging drama, based on a teleplay by Rod Serling. 100 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.
Forbidden Planet [Blu-ray](1956)
Milestone science-fiction adventure, loosely based on Shakespeare's "The Tempest." A rescue ship's crew locates the survivors of an interplanetary expedition, but an eons-old force of great power and evil may destroy them all. Leslie Nielsen, Anne Francis, Walter Pidgeon, and Robby the Robot star. Also included is "The Invisible Boy" (1957), with Robby returning as the newly built playmate for a scientist's brilliant, neglected young son. Trouble erupts when the father's experimental super-computer goes berserk and takes control of the robot. Richard Eyer, Philip Abbott, Diane Brewster star. 187 min. total. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English DTS HD 5.1 Master Audio, French Dolby Digital mono, Spanish Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles
Forbidden Planet [DVD](1956) DVD
Milestone science fiction adventure, loosely based on Shakespeare's "The Tempest." A rescue ship's crew locates the survivors of an interplanetary expedition, but an eons-old force of great power and evil may destroy them all. Leslie Nielsen, Anne Francis, Walter Pidgeon and Robby the Robot star. 98 min. Widescreen and Standard; Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital Surround, Spanish Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, French, Spanish; scene access; theatrical trailer.
Greatest Classic Films Collection: Sci-Fi [DVD] DVD
Two-disc set includes "Forbidden Planet," "The Time Machine" (1960), "2001: A Space Odyssey," and "Soylent Green."
The Great American Pastime [DVD](1956) DVD
Wanting only to try and bond with his young son, lawyer Tom Ewell agrees to take over as coach of the lad's Little League team...and gets inundated by parental demands to get their kids more playing time. Spouse Anne Francis starts crying foul when sexy widow Ann Miller takes the lobbying to a new level! Bases-clearing charmer co-stars Dean Jones, Raymond Bailey. 90 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.
Don't Go Near The Water (Remastered Edition) [DVD](1957) DVD
Rip-roaring military farce about Navy press officers on a remote South Seas island during World War II who don't get anywhere near combat action, but are expected to snag new recruits for the service. With Glenn Ford, Anne Francis, Earl Holliman, Fred Clark, and Mickey Shaughnessy as a textbook sailor with a foul mouth. 107 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.
Girl Of The Night (Remastered Edition) [DVD](1960) DVD
Provocative for its time, this slice-of-street-life drama stars Anne Francis in the title role of a young woman who leaves her unhappy home for the lure of the big city and becomes a high-priced prostitute for brutal pimp John Kerr. Lloyd Nolan is a therapist who tries to help Francis escape her life's downward spiral; with Kay Medford, Eileen Fulton. 93 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.
The Crowded Sky [DVD](1960) DVD
A decade before "Airport," this high-flying drama chronicled the lives of the passengers and crews of a commercial aircraft and a Navy jet that are on a collision course. As a diverse array of characters relate their troubles through flashbacks, they are all thrust into the most dangerous situation of their lives. Dana Andrews, Rhonda Fleming, Efrem Zimbalist, Jr., Anne Francis star. 105 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.
The Satan Bug [DVD](1965) DVD
Thrilling suspenser featuring George Maharis as an ex-government investigator looking into the murder of a scientist and the theft of a killer virus he was developing. The trail leads to the researcher's former assistant, who's planning to unleash the deadly disease upon Los Angeles. Richard Basehart, Anne Francis, and Dana Andrews also star. 114 min. Soundtrack: English.
Brainstorm [DVD](1965) DVD
Involving suspenser stars Jeffrey Hunter as a young scientist who prevents a pretty married woman from committing suicide and subsequently falls in love with her. After deciding to kill her troublesome husband and fake insanity in order to escape the murder charge, his plan goes awry when he cannot handle the mental rigors of being institutionalized. With Anne Francis, Dana Andrews; directed by William Conrad. 105 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.
Funny Girl [Blu-ray](1968)
Barbra Streisand took home a Best Actress Oscar for her role as singer-comedienne Fanny Brice in this classic musical comedy. Follow the ups and downs of Brice's personal and professional lives, from her days as a rollerskating chorus girl to a star-making turn in "Ziegfeld Follies" and her marriage to dashing gambler Nicky Arnstein (Omar Sharif). With Kay Medford, Anne Francis, Walter Pidgeon; songs include "People" and "Don't Rain on My Parade." 155 min. Widescreen; Soundtracks: English, Thai; Subtitles: Thai.
Hook, Line And Sinker [DVD](1969) DVD
After being apprised by physician/best friend Peter Lawford that he's terminally ill, Jerry Lewis is encouraged by spouse Anne Francis to max out his credit and live life to the fullest. What's he going to do when Lawford tells him the diagnosis was a mistake? Funny tale of double-crosses and double-double crosses also stars Sylvia Lewis, Henry Corden; directed by George Marshall. 91 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.
Impasse [DVD](1969) DVD
This actioner stars Burt Reynolds as an adventurer who enlists the help of four World War II veterans to find $3,000,000 in gold that was hidden by the Japanese in the Philippines. Willing to do whatever it takes to get his hands on the riches, he encounters plenty of danger and excitement on his quest for fortune. With Anne Francis, Miko Mayama, Lyle Bettger. 100 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English.
The Love God? [DVD](1969) DVD
And who better than Don Knotts to play the title role in this offbeat satire, as the meek editor of a birdwatching magazine becomes a national celebrity when his new publisher, without Knotts' knowledge, turns it into a girlie mag. Anne Francis, Edmond O'Brien also star. 103 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital mono, Spanish Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: Spanish, French.
Don Knotts Reluctant Hero Pack [DVD] DVD
Includes "The Ghost and Mr. Chicken," "The Reluctant Astronaut," "The Shakiest Gun in the West," and "The Love God?"
Mongo's Back In Town [DVD](1971) DVD
With the cops and rival hoods breathing down his neck over his suspected involvement in counterfeiting, a ganglord summons his hit man brother Mongo (Joe Don Baker) to the old neighborhood for some backup. Will Mongo be only a pawn when his sibling gets snuffed, and all concerned believe he has the plates? Great made-for-TV crime tale co-stars Sally Field, Telly Savalas, Martin Sheen, Anne Francis. 73 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.
Pancho Villa [DVD](1972) DVD
Baby, you'll love Telly Savalas as the legendary outlaw-turned-revolutionary leader of turn-of-the-century Mexico in this action-filled historical drama. The film also comes with mucho humor as it chronicles Villa's campaign to overthrow the ruling government and his pillaging of gringo territory to keep himself fully armed. Anne Francis, Clint Walker, and Chuck Connors also star. 92 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.
Banjo Hackett [DVD](1976) DVD
Shot as a pilot to a possible TV series, this lighthearted frontier drama stars "Monday Night Football" legend Don Meredith as Banjo, a wandering horse-trader in the 1880s West who helps his orphaned 9-year-old nephew (Ike Eisenmann) locate the scurvy bounty hunter who stole the boy's prize mare. Chuck Connors, Jennifer Warren also star. 96 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, Japanese.
The Kent Chronicles [DVD] DVD
The epic made-for-television presentation of John Jakes' American Bicentennial saga begins with "The Bastard" (1978), starring Andrew Stevens as the illegitimate son of an English nobleman who journeys through England, France, and Revolutionary America to gain his rightful inheritance. Kim Cattrall, Buddy Ebsen, Lorne Greene, William Shatner, and Tom Bosley also star. Next, the Kent chronicles continue in the sequel "The Rebels" (1979), as Philip Kent (Stevens) fights for American independence while at last confronting his father, the Duke of Kentland. Cattrall, Don Johnson, and Richard Basehart co-star. Finally, the historical trilogy concludes with "The Seekers" (1979), which focuses on Jarod Kent leaving the abusive household of his guardian brother to explore the Northwest Territory. Randolph Mantooth, Timothy Patrick Murphy, Ross Martin, George Hamilton, and Delta Burke star. 9 1/2 hrs. total on three discs. Standard; Soundtrack: English; Subtitles: English (SDH); biography; trailer.
Detour To Terror [DVD](1980) DVD
That's what the passengers aboard a tour bus from Albuquerque to Las Vegas are forced to take when a team of dune buggy-driving hoodlums begin terrorizing them. When the thugs kidnap one of the wealthy tourists, the rest of the riders attempt to figure out a way to survive. O.J. Simpson, Anne Francis, Arte Johnson, Lorenzo Lamas, and Randall Carver star in this made-for-TV actioner. 98 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.

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FILM
Lover's Knot (1996) with Billy Campbell, Jennifer Grey, Tim Curry, Adam Baldwin, and Adam Ant
Have You Seen My Son? (1996) with Lisa Hartman
The Double 0 Kid (1993) with Brigitte Nielsen and Karen Black
Love Can Be Murder (1992) with Jaclyn Smith and Bruce Vilanch
Little Vegas (1990) with Catherine O'Hara and Jerry Stiller
My First Love (1988) with Beatrice Arthur, Joan Van Ark, and Julia Meade
Jake and the Fatman (1987) with William Conrad and Joe Penny
Poor Little Rich Girl: The Barbara Hutton Story (1987) with Farrah Fawcett, Kevin McCarthy, and Burl Ives
Laguna Heat (1987) with Jason Robards and Harry Hamlin
A Masterpiece of Murder (1986) with Bob Hope, Don Ameche, Yvonne De Carlo, Stella Stevens, and Kevin McCarthy
Return (1985) with Frederic Forrest
The Murder of Sherlock Holmes (1984) with Angela Lansbury, Brian Keith, and Bert Convy
Mazes and Monsters (1982) with Tom Hanks, Lloyd Bochner, and Vera Miles
Detour to Terror (1980) with O.J. Simpson, Lorenzo Lamas, and Chris Noel
Beggarman, Thief (1979) with Jean Simmons, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Alex Cord, Andrew Stevens, and Glenn Ford
The Rebels (1979) with Andrew Stevens, Don Johnson, Doug McClure, Jim Backus, Richard Basehart, Joan Blondell, Macdonald Carey, Rory Calhoun, and Peter Graves
Born Again (1978) with Dean Jones, Dana Andrews, and Robert Clarke
Little Mo (1978) with Anne Baxter, Leslie Nielsen, and Martin Milner
The Young Runaways (1978) with Barbara Hale and John Lupton
Survival (1976) with Sheree North and Barry Sullivan
Banjo Hackett: Roamin' Free (1976) with Don Meredith, Gloria DeHaven, and Chuck Connors
A Girl Named Sooner (1975) with Richard Crenna, Lee Remick, Cloris Leachman, and Don Murray
The Last Survivors (1975) with Martin Sheen, Diane Baker, and Christopher George
F.B.I. Story (1974) with Robert Foxworth and Chris Robinson
Cry Panic (1974) with John Forsythe and Ralph Meeker
Columbo: A Stitch in Crime (1973) with Peter Falk, Leonard Nimoy, Nita Talbot, and Aneta Corsaut
Pancho Villa (1973) with Clint Walker, Telly Savalas, and Chuck Connors
Columbo: Short Fuse (1972) with Peter Falk, Ida Lupino, and James Gregory
The Weekend Nun (1972) with Beverly Garland, Vic Morrow, Ann Sothern, and Lynn Borden
Haunts of the Very Rich (1972) with Lloyd Bridges, Cloris Leachman, Robert Reed, and Donna Mills
Fireball Forward (1972) with Ricardo Montalban, Ben Gazzara, and Eddie Albert
Mongo's Back in Town (1971) with Telly Savalas, Sally Field, and Martin Sheen
The Forgotten Man (1971) with Dennis Weaver, Lois Nettleton, and Pamelyn Ferdin
Impasse(1970) with Burt Reynolds and Lyle Bettger
The Intruders (1970) with Don Murray, John Saxon, and Edmund O'Brien
Wild Women (1970) with Hugh O'Brian, Marie Windsor, and Marilyn Maxwell
Lost Flight (1969) with Lloyd Bridges, Ralph Meeker, Kasey Rogers, and Bobby Van
The Love God? (1969) with Don Knotts, Edmund O'Brien, and James Gregory
Hook, Line and Sinker (1969) with Jerry Lewis and Peter Lawford
More Dead Than Alive (1969) with Clint Walker, Vincent Price, Mike Henry, and Beverly Hills
Funny Girl (1968) with Barbra Streisand, Omar Sharif, and Gerald Mohr
Brainstorm (1965) with Jeffrey Hunter, Dana Andrews, and Viveca Lindfors
The Satan Bug (1965) with George Maharis, Dana Andrews, and Richard Basehart
The Crowded Sky (1961) with Dana Andrews, Troy Donahue, Rhonda Fleming, Patsy Kelly, and Efrem Zimbalist Jr.
Girl of the Night (1960) with Lloyd Nolan
Don't Go Near the Water (1957) with Glenn Ford, Russ Tamblyn, Eva Gabor, and Jeff Richards
The Hired Gun (1957) with Rory Calhoun, Vince Edwards, and Chuck Connors
The Great American Pastime (1956) with Tom Ewell and Ann Miller
The Rack (1956) with Paul Newman, Wendell Corey, Walter Pidgeon, and James Best
Forbidden Planet (1956) with Leslie Nielsen, Walter Pidgeon, Jack Kelly, and Warren Stevens
The Scarlet Coat (1955) with Cornel Wilde, Michael Wilding, and George Sanders
Blackboard Jungle (1955) with Glenn Ford, Sidney Poitier, Vic Morrow, and Rafael Campos
Battle Cry (1955) with Tab Hunter, Van Helfin, Mona Freeman, Dorothy Malone, Aldo Ray, William Campbell, and John Lupton
Bad Day at Black Rock (1955) with Spencer Tracy, Robert Ryan, John Ericson, and Lee Marvin
The Rocket Man (1954) with Charles Coburn, John Agar, Beverly Garland, and Spring Byington
Rogue Cop (1954) with Robert Taylor, Steve Forrest, Janet Leigh, and Vince Edwards
Susan Slept Here (1954) with Dick Powell, Debbie Reynolds, Alvy Moore, and Les Tremayne
A Lion is in the Streets (1953) with James Cagney, Barbara Hale, and Lon Chaney Jr.
Dreamboat (1952) with Ginger Rogers, Clifton Webb, and Jeffrey Hunter
Lydia Bailey (1952) with Dale Robertson and William Marshall
Elopement (1951) with Clifton Webb and William Lundigan
The Whistle at Eaton Falls (1951) with Lloyd Bridges and Parker Fennelly
So Young, So Bad (1950) with Paul Henreid and Rita Moreno
Summer Holiday (1948) with Gloria DeHaven, Mickey Rooney, and Agnes Moorehead

TELEVISION SERIES
Riptide, 1984-1986 TV series. Francis portrayed Mama Jo during the 1984-1985 season
Dallas, 1978-1991 CBS TV series. Francis portrayed Arliss Cooper during the 1981-1982 season
My Three Sons 1960-1972 CBS TV series. Francis portrayed Terri Dowling during the 1971-1972 season
Honey West, 1965-1966 ABC TV series. Francis portrayed Honey West. Also starring in this series was John Ericson
Versatile Varieties, 1949-1951 TV series. Francis appeared as "Bonny Maid" from 1949 through 1950

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