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J. C. Quinn is a Actor American born on 30 november 1940 at Philadelphia (USA)

J. C. Quinn

J. C. Quinn
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Nationality USA
Birth 30 november 1940 at Philadelphia (USA)
Death 10 february 2004 (at 63 years)

J.C. Quinn (November 30, 1940 – February 10, 2004) was an American film and theatre actor. His acting career included stage, television and film television roles.

Best films

The Abyss (1989)
(Actor)
Turner & Hooch (1989)
(Actor)

Usually with

Mike Nichols
Mike Nichols
(2 films)
Steve Buscemi
Steve Buscemi
(2 films)
Clyde Kusatsu
Clyde Kusatsu
(3 films)
Jeff Kanew
Jeff Kanew
(1 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of J. C. Quinn (37 films)

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Actor

Animal Factory, 1h38
Directed by Steve Buscemi
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Crime
Themes Prison films
Actors Willem Dafoe, Edward Furlong, Danny Trejo, John Heard, Mickey Rourke, Tom Arnold
Roles Ivan McGhee
Rating65% 3.2993.2993.2993.2993.299
Ron Decker, a young man convicted for drug possession, is sent to prison where veteran con Earl Copen takes Decker under his wing and introduces him into his own gang. Copen first helps out Decker when three Puerto Ricans attempt to lure him into a cell block to rape him, however Copen sees through their plans and talks to the Puerto Ricans, who quickly abandon interest in Decker.
Takedown
Takedown (2000)
, 1h32
Directed by Joe Chappelle
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Action, Crime
Themes Films about computing, Sécurité informatique
Actors Skeet Ulrich, Russell Wong, Angela Featherstone, Donal Logue, Christopher McDonald, Master P
Roles Sgt. Tom Janks
Rating62% 3.149263.149263.149263.149263.14926
For years Kevin Mitnick had eluded federal agents while using the latest electronic gadgetry to break into countless computers and gain access to sensitive and valuable information. But when he breaches the system of leading computer crimes expert Tsutomu Shimomura, it sets off an epic chase through cyberspace between a pair of hard-driven geniuses operating on different sides of the law.
Primary Colors, 2h23
Directed by Mike Nichols
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Politique, Political films
Actors John Travolta, Emma Thompson, Billy Bob Thornton, Kathy Bates, Adrian Lester, Maura Lynn Tierney
Roles Uncle Charlie
Rating66% 3.3484453.3484453.3484453.3484453.348445
Young political idealist Henry Burton (Adrian Lester) is recruited to join the campaign of Jack Stanton (John Travolta), a charismatic Southern governor who is trying to win the Democratic Party nomination for President of the United States. Henry is impressed by Stanton's genuine warmth and empathy with people. He joins Stanton's inner circle of political advisers: Stanton's formidable wife, Susan Stanton (Emma Thompson); ruthless, redneck political strategist Richard Jemmons (Billy Bob Thornton); intelligent and attractive spokeswoman Daisy Green (Maura Tierney); and sly political operator Howard Ferguson (Paul Guilfoyle) as they journey to New Hampshire, the first state to hold a presidential primary.
Digging to China, 1h39
Directed by Timothy Tarquin Hutton
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about disabilities, Children's films
Actors Evan Rachel Wood, Kevin Bacon, Mary Stuart Masterson, Marian Seldes, J. C. Quinn, Cathy Moriarty
Rating68% 3.446753.446753.446753.446753.44675
Une fillette à l'imagination fertile se lie d'amitié le temps d'une semaine avec un simple d'esprit.
Deceiver
Deceiver (1997)
, 1h46
Directed by Jonas Pate, Josh Pate
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Crime
Actors Tim Roth, Chris Penn, Michael Rooker, Rosanna Arquette, Renée Zellweger, Ellen Burstyn
Rating66% 3.3482353.3482353.3482353.3482353.348235
Textile company heir James Wayland (Tim Roth) is accused of murdering a prostitute named Elizabeth (Renée Zellweger), whose body was found cut in two. The murder is investigated by tough detective Kennesaw (Michael Rooker) and his less experienced partner Braxton (Chris Penn). Wayland is a heavy drinker and compulsive liar, prone to memory losses and periods of violence. He is rich enough to access necessary information, however, and he soon learns his interrogators' own dark secrets - Kennesaw had an affair with Elizabeth to get back at his wife (Rosanna Arquette) for cheating on him, while Braxton has gambling debts with a bookie named Mook (Ellen Burstyn), who is demanding payment.
Buried Alive II, 1h37
Directed by Tim Matheson
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror
Actors Ally Sheedy, Stephen Caffrey, Tim Matheson, Tracey Needham, Tommy Hinkley, Mike Pniewski
Roles Curtis
Rating55% 2.755392.755392.755392.755392.75539
The film takes place ten years later after the events of the first film. Clint Goodman, the man whose wife, Joanna and lover,
Bastard Out of Carolina, 1h37
Directed by Anjelica Huston
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Films about children, Films about child abuse
Actors Jennifer Jason Leigh, Jena Malone, Ron Eldard, Glenne Headly, Dermot Mulroney, Grace Zabriskie
Roles Officer
Rating73% 3.6965953.6965953.6965953.6965953.696595
Ruth Anne, nicknamed "Bone", is a young girl growing up in Greenville, South Carolina. Born out of wedlock to Anney, Bone lives with her mother and their extended family in a poor part of town. Anney loves Bone, but is still very much a child herself, tired out from working and needy for attention and adoration. Bone and Anney nearly always have to face the shame of the "ILLEGITIMATE" stamp on Bone's birth certificate. Later, when the county courthouse burns down, Anney is happy that a copy of Bone's birth certificate no longer exists, much less has "ILLEGITIMATE" stamped on it.
Getting Away with Murder, 1h32
Directed by Harvey Miller
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Actors Dan Aykroyd, Jack Lemmon, Lily Tomlin, Bonnie Hunt, Brian Kerwin, Jerry Adler
Roles Detective Stanley
Rating45% 2.2615452.2615452.2615452.2615452.261545
Jack Lambert's (Dan Aykroyd) neighbor Max Mueller (Jack Lemnon) is revealed on the TV news to be the escaped Nazi war criminal Karl Luger who was sentenced to death by the courts. Under the constant duress of the news media's allegations, Mueller plans to flee to South America.
Hit Me
Hit Me (1996)

Directed by Steven Shainberg
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Crime
Actors Elias Koteas, Laure Marsac, Jay Leggett, Bruce Ramsay, Kevin J. O'Connor, Philip Baker Hall
Roles Fred Bascomb
Rating55% 2.7601452.7601452.7601452.7601452.760145
Sonny travaille dans un hôtel en faillite et mène une vie de misère avec son frère attardé, jusqu'à l'arrivée d'une jeune femme. Une relation amoureuse commence alors. Un soir, alors qu'ils venaient de faire l'amour, la jeune femme pousse un cri atroce, faisant croire aux gens qu'on l'avait violée. Les problèmes de Sonny vont empirer. Cherchant un moyen de s'en sortir, il demande de l'aide à son vieil ami, qui lui propose de voler l'argent d'un client de l'hôtel et de donner une part à la fille pour qu'elle se taise.
The Prophecy, 1h38
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Fantasy, Horror, Crime
Themes Films about religion, Films about angels, Demons in film
Actors Christopher Walken, Elias Koteas, Virginia Madsen, Eric Stoltz, Viggo Mortensen, Amanda Plummer
Roles Burrows
Rating64% 3.2499053.2499053.2499053.2499053.249905
Thomas Dagget, a seminary student, loses his faith when he is shown disturbing visions of a war between angels. Years later, Thomas is a detective with the Los Angeles Police Department. Two angels fall to Earth: one, Simon, warns Thomas of coming events, before disappearing. The second, Uziel, dies attempting to kill Simon. Investigating the disturbance, Thomas finds in Simon's apartment an obituary for a recently deceased Korean War veteran named Arnold Hawthorne and a theology text he wrote. In Chimney Rock, Arizona, Simon finds the veteran and removes the soul from the body.
Pontiac Moon, 1h48
Directed by Peter Medak
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Adventure
Actors Ted Danson, Mary Steenburgen, J. C. Quinn, Cathy Moriarty, Max Gail, John Schuck
Roles Bartender
Rating57% 2.8563752.8563752.8563752.8563752.856375
The film takes place in the summer of 1969, when NASA astronauts successfully landed on the moon for the first time, in the Apollo 11 spacecraft. Katherine, suffering from panic attacks caused by an automobile accident which resulted in the loss of their unborn child, refuses to leave the house, while Washington is a man of adventure who enjoys travel and experiencing life. As a result of the conflict between the two, eleven-year-old son Andy (Ryan Todd) has never traveled in a car, nor has he ever left town.
The Program, 1h50
Directed by David S. Ward
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action, Romance
Themes Sports films, American football films
Actors James Caan, Halle Berry, Omar Epps, Craig Sheffer, Kristy Swanson, Abraham Benrubi
Rating64% 3.249253.249253.249253.249253.24925
The ESU Timberwolves are entering a season with high expectations after two disappointing seasons. The film begins with a loss to end the prior season, along with the school president putting pressure on Sam Winters (Caan) to win this coming season or face a possible firing. Sophomore quarterback Joe Kane (Sheffer) spends the Christmas bowl season with his alcoholic father and brother, while junior NFL prospect Alvin Mack (Duane Davis) gives his mother an engraved door knocker as a present to go with the new house she will soon have when he turns pro. The film then follows the recruiting of Darnell Jefferson (Epps), a highly rated running back, and his eventual commitment to ESU. During the recruiting phase, Jefferson is given a tour of the campus by Autumn (Berry), a beautiful young student, and the two bond immediately, sharing a kiss before they part ways.
The Babe
The Babe (1992)
, 1h55
Directed by Arthur Hiller
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Sports films, Baseball films
Actors John Goodman, Kelly McGillis, Stephen Caffrey, Trini Alvarado, Bruce Boxleitner, James Cromwell
Roles Jack Dunn
Rating58% 2.949342.949342.949342.949342.94934
The story begins in 1902 in Baltimore, Maryland, where a seven-year-old Babe Ruth, troubled and not-so disciplined, is sent to the St. Mary's Industrial School for Boys, a reformatory and orphanage. Ruth is sent by his father, George Herman Ruth Sr. (Bob Swan), who cannot handle raising the boy. At the school, Ruth is schooled by Catholic missionaries and is made fun of by other children, because of his large size. Brother Matthias Boutlier (James Cromwell), the Head of Discipline at St. Mary's, first introduces Ruth to the game of baseball. During a session of batting practice, Ruth hits several towering home runs off of Matthias, who is pitching. Brother Matthias and others are stunned by Ruth's amazing power to drive the ball.
CrissCross
CrissCross (1992)
, 1h40
Directed by Chris Menges
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about drugs
Actors Goldie Hawn, Arliss Howard, Anna Thomson, Keith Carradine, James Gammon, Steve Buscemi
Rating58% 2.90482.90482.90482.90482.9048
Divorced mom Tracy Cross raises her 12-year-old son, Christopher, in Key West in 1969 around the time of the Apollo 11 moon landing. A waitress, she becomes a stripper to support herself and Chris.The film includes a scene where fourteen-year-old actor David Arnott appears nude (though shot from behind).