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David Dukes is a Actor American born on 6 june 1945 at San Francisco (USA)

David Dukes

David Dukes
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Birth name David Coleman Dukes
Nationality USA
Birth 6 june 1945 at San Francisco (USA)
Death 9 october 2000 (at 55 years) at Lakewood (USA)

David Coleman Dukes (June 6, 1945 – October 9, 2000) was an American character actor. He had a long career in films, appearing in 35. Dukes starred in the mini-series The Winds of War in the 1980s, and was a frequent television guest star, and appeared later in life in recurring roles on shows such as Pauly, Sisters and Dawson's Creek.

Biography

David Dukes est le fils d'un policier de la route. Il aura joué en tout dans plus de 35 films et épisodes de séries télévisées. Il a eu deux enfants, un garçon et une fille, issus chacun d'un mariage différent.

Le 9 octobre 2000 à Lakewood, dans l’État de Washington (États-Unis), il s'éteint subitement à l'âge de cinquante-cinq ans. Sa femme insista pour que son corps soit autopsié, mais les services de police et les services chirurgicaux s'y opposèrent.

Best films

Only When I Laugh (1981)
(Actor)

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Filmography of David Dukes (30 films)

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Actor

Gods and Monsters, 1h45
Directed by Bill Condon
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Biography
Themes Films about films, Films about sexuality, Films about suicide, LGBT-related films, Frankenstein films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film
Actors Ian McKellen, Brendan Fraser, Lynn Redgrave, Arthur Dignam, Jack Plotnick, Lolita Davidovich
Roles David Lewis
Rating73% 3.698723.698723.698723.698723.69872
The story opens in the 1950s, after the Korean War; it has been more than a decade since James Whale, director of Frankenstein and Bride of Frankenstein, has retired. He lives with his long-time housemaid, Hanna, who loyally cares for him but disapproves of his homosexuality. Whale has suffered a series of strokes that have left him fragile and tormented by memories: growing up as a poor outcast, his tragic World War I service, and the filming of The Bride of Frankenstein. Whale slips into his past, and indulges in his fantasies, reminiscing about gay pool parties and also sexually teasing an embarrassed, starstruck fan who comes to interview him. Whale battles depression, at times contemplating suicide, as he realizes his life, his attractiveness, and his health are slipping away.
The Love Letter, 1h39
Directed by Dan Curtis
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Fantastic, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Actors Campbell Scott, Jennifer Jason Leigh, David Dukes, Estelle Parsons, Daphne Ashbrook, Gerrit Graham
Roles Everett Reagle
Rating72% 3.643583.643583.643583.643583.64358
Scotty est sur le point de se marier. Avec sa future épouse, il achète chez un antiquaire un secrétaire du XIX siècle. Scotty travaille à sa restauration lorsqu'il y découvre un compartiment secret renfermant des lettres vieilles de 134 ans. L'auteur est Elizabeth Worley, une jeune femme romantique de la région qui écrit à l'homme de ses rêves : elle fait part de sa tristesse de devoir épouser un homme qu'elle n'aime pas, et confie qu'elle aimerait connaître l'amour passionné.
Slappy and the Stinkers, 1h18
Directed by Barnet Kellman
Origin USA
Genres Adventure
Themes Films about animals
Actors B.D. Wong, Bronson Pinchot, Jennifer Coolidge, Joseph Ashton Valencia, Gary LeRoi Gray, Scarlett Pomers
Roles Spencer "Spence" Dane Sr., Spencer Dane Jr.'s father. Brinway is always nice to him because he relys on him for donations to the school.
Rating51% 2.5620852.5620852.5620852.5620852.562085
The film takes place at prestigious private school, Dartmoor Academy, where the uptight principal, Morgan Brinway (B. D. Wong) is forcing the second-graders to study opera appreciation. Five feisty kids (leader Sonny, contraption making Loaf, movie loving Domino, sympathetic albeit tough Lucy, and the reluctant participating Witz), nicknamed the "Stinkers" by Mr. Brinway, are secretly skipping class to create chaos on the school grounds. Witz becomes the test pilot for a flying chair, one of Sonny's newest ideas. The Stinkers go to Groundskeeper Roy's (Bronson Pinchot) shed and they steal his leaf blower. Before that, they stole Mr. Brinway's desk chair for the experiment to work. While they are getting ready to test the flying ride, the Stinkers fail to notice that the leaf blower was not entirely duct taped onto the desk chair. When turned it on, the leaf blower flew off the contraption but left Witz sitting in the chair. The leaf blower was heading straight for Mr. Brinway's new convertible, but luckily the leaf blower ran out of gas before it destroyed the car (during the chaos, Mr. Brinway learned of the Stinker's plan and tried to intervene). However, Roy accidentally obliterates the car's side door with his lawn mower blade, causing several thousand dollars of automobile body damage. The Stinkers are then taken to Mr. Brinway's office for punishment. Although he warns them that they would be expelled if they mess up one more time, they soon rebel while trying to keep a low profile and are involved in even more zany misadventures.
Last Stand at Saber River, 1h29
Directed by Dick Lowry
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action, Western
Themes Political films
Actors Tom Selleck, Suzy Amis, Haley Joel Osment, Keith Carradine, David Carradine, Harry Carey, Jr.
Roles Edward Janroe
Rating69% 3.4953253.4953253.4953253.4953253.495325
As America recovers from the Civil War, Paul Cable (Tom Selleck) returns home to Texas after being away from his family for years while fighting for the Confederacy. His wife, Martha (Suzy Amis), is a pretty but strong-willed frontier woman, whose independence makes her a force in and of herself. She had been told that he was killed in action. Upon her husband's unexpected return, she once again devotes herself to being his wife, but resents him for having left her and their children behind to fight a war she didn't care to understand.
Fled
Fled (1996)
, 1h38
Directed by Kevin Hooks
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Comedy, Action
Themes Transport films, Films about automobiles, Road movies, Buddy films, Chase films
Actors Laurence Fishburne, Stephen Baldwin, Will Patton, Robert John Burke, Salma Hayek, Robert Hooks
Roles Chris Paine
Rating54% 2.7009252.7009252.7009252.7009252.700925
Charles Piper (Laurence Fishburne) and Luke Dodge (Stephen Baldwin) are two convicts who end up shackled together due to fighting while on work detail. Another prisoner, Mill, who incited the fight, steals a gun from an officer and wipes out half of the officers. Piper and Dodge take off and soon the Attorney General's office has U.S. Marshal Pat Schiller (Robert John Burke) on the case.
Norma Jean & Marilyn, 2h15
Directed by Tim Fywell
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Historical
Themes Films about television
Actors Ashley Judd, Mira Sorvino, Josh Charles, Ron Rifkin, David Dukes, Peter Dobson
Roles Arthur Miller
Rating60% 3.0005353.0005353.0005353.0005353.000535
Le portrait de la légendaire Marilyn Monroe vue à travers les deux côtés de sa personnalité très perturbée. Avant de connaître la gloire comme sex-symbol, elle était Norma Jeane Mortenson une ingénue ambitieuse aux cheveux sombres.
The Surrogate, 1h28
Directed by Raymond Hartung, Jan Egleson
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Pregnancy films
Actors Alyssa Milano, Connie Sellecca, David Dukes, Vincent Ventresca, Polly Bergen, Scott Hylands
Roles Stuart Quinn
Rating57% 2.8607852.8607852.8607852.8607852.860785
Amy Winslow (Alyssa Milano) is an art student majoring in painting, who is all by her own. Her mother died when she was a child and her father is not around. As a student she has financial problems, so she is surprised when the couple Joan and Stuart Quinn (Connie Sellecca and David Dukes) decide to take her in their house for a small amount of rent. Little does Amy know that Joan is following her every step through secret cameras, and that she has a hidden agenda for her. Initially, Amy is very content living with the Quinns, believing that she has found the family she has never had. When she loses the university's financial aide through an administration error, Joan immediately steps in to take care of her. They both drink a large amount of wine, and then Joan announces that because she is infertile, they are looking for a surrogate mother. She then tells Amy that they feel that she is the perfect candidate. Amy is flattered, and next day discusses the situation with her friendly teacher Eric Shaw (Vincent Ventresca). She then agrees when the Quinns propose to pay for her college fees if she helps them out.
Me and the Kid, 1h34
Directed by Dan Curtis
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Crime
Actors Danny Aiello, Joe Pantoliano, Ben Stein, Anita Morris, Demond Wilson, Cathy Moriarty
Roles Victor Feldman
Rating54% 2.719812.719812.719812.719812.71981
A couple of ex-cons, Harry and Roy, break into a home expecting to find $250,000 in a safe, but come away empty-handed. They do, however, take 8-year-old Gary with them, hoping that the boy's father will pay a ransom.
And the Band Played On, 2h21
Directed by Roger Spottiswoode
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, Documentary films about health care, Films about viral outbreaks, LGBT-related films, Sida et LGBT, HIV/AIDS in film, LGBT-related film
Actors Matthew Modine, Alan Alda, Patrick Bauchau, Anjelica Huston, Lawrence Monoson, Richard Gere
Roles Dr. Mervyn Silverman
Rating77% 3.895613.895613.895613.895613.89561
In a prologue set in 1976, American epidemiologist Don Francis arrives in a village on the banks of the Ebola River in Zaire and discovers many of the residents and the doctor working with them have died from a mysterious illness later identified as Ebola hemorrhagic fever. It is his first exposure to such an epidemic, and the images of the dead he helps cremate will haunt him when he later becomes involved with HIV/AIDS research at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Wife, Mother, Murderer, 1h36
Directed by Mel Damski
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Crime
Themes Serial killer films
Actors Judith Light, David Ogden Stiers, David Dukes, Whip Hubley
Roles Joe Hubbard
Rating67% 3.388733.388733.388733.388733.38873
The Josephine Baker Story, 2h10
Directed by Brian Gibson
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Historical, Musical, Romance
Actors Lynn Whitfield, David Dukes, Rubén Blades, Craig T. Nelson, Louis Gossett Jr., Kene Holliday
Roles Jo Bouillon
Rating71% 3.594363.594363.594363.594363.59436
Née à St. Louis, Missouri, Joséphine Baker est née pauvre, mais elle a atteint la célébrité et la fortune grâce à ses performances érotiques et exotiques. Débutant sur le circuit américain de vaudeville, le succès amène Joséphine à Paris où sa danse semi-nue fait sensation sur la scène internationale. Grâce à ses mariages avec un pseudo-compteur et chef d'orchestre italien, à son lien avec l'officier de l'armée Sydney Williams, la vie de Joséphine est une montagne russe d'amour et de rejet de ses amants et de son pays. Mais à moitié nue, ou de la tête aux pieds avec des paillettes, en tenue de combat ou en haillons, sa beauté et son ambition ont fait en sorte que l'on se souviendra toujours de Josephine Baker comme la première, et peut-être la plus aimée, des véritables stars internationales.
The Handmaid's Tale, 1h49
Directed by Volker Schlöndorff
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller, Romance
Themes Feminist films, Pregnancy films, Monde imaginaire, Politique, Post-apocalyptic films, Films about religion, Films about sexuality, Films based on science fiction novels, Films set in the future, Political films, Dystopian films, Disaster films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Natasha Richardson, Faye Dunaway, Robert Duvall, Aidan Quinn, Elizabeth McGovern, Victoria Tennant
Roles Doctor
Rating59% 2.9985352.9985352.9985352.9985352.998535
In the near future war rages across the fictional Republic of Gilead and pollution has rendered 99% of the population sterile. Kate is a woman attempting to emigrate to Canada with her husband and daughter. While attempting to take a dirt road, they are caught by the Gilead Border Guard, who orders them to turn back or they will open fire. Kate's husband uses an automatic rifle to draw the fire, telling Kate to run, but he gets shot, Kate gets captured, whilst their daughter wanders off into the backcountry confused and unaccompanied. The authorities take Kate to a training facility with several other women, where they are all trained to become a Handmaid, a concubine for one of the privileged but barren couples who rule the country's religious fundamentalist regime. Although she resists being indoctrinated into the cult of the Handmaids, mixing Old Testament orthodoxy and misogyny with 12-step gospel and ritualized violence, Kate is soon assigned to the home of the Commander and his cold, inflexible wife, Serena Joy. There she is renamed "Offred" - "of Fred".
See You in the Morning, 1h59
Directed by Alan J. Pakula
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy-drama, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Jeff Bridges, Alice Krige, Farrah Fawcett, Drew Barrymore, Lukas Haas, David Dukes
Roles Peter Goodwin
Rating57% 2.855322.855322.855322.855322.85532
While Beth Goodwin (Alice Krige) is a happily married mother of two children, living with a pianist (David Dukes), psychiatrist Larry Livingstone (Jeff Bridges) is living in New York with wife Jo (Farrah Fawcett) and their two young children. Three years later, Beth’s husband Peter suddenly becomes paralyzed in his hands and commits suicide, leaving Beth and the children heartbroken. Larry is abandoned by his wife and two children, who have moved to London since the split.
Date With an Angel, 1h45
Directed by Tom McLoughlin
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Comedy, Romantic comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Themes Films about religion, Films about angels
Actors Michael E. Knight, Phoebe Cates, Emmanuelle Béart, David Dukes, Albert Macklin, Vinny Argiro
Roles Ed Winston
Rating58% 2.9020052.9020052.9020052.9020052.902005
Alors qu'il s'apprête à épouser Patty, Jim est enlevé par ses amis masqués lors d'une réception en l'honneur des futurs mariés. Après cette mauvaise blague, Jim est ramené chez lui. À son réveil, il découvre dans sa piscine, stupéfié, un ange d'une beauté divine...