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Birth name Lee Jeune Williams
Nationality USA
Birth 15 june 1947 (74 years)

Lee Purcell (born Lee Jeune Williams; June 15, 1947) is an American actress who appeared in films of the 1970s and early 1980s including Mr. Majestyk, Big Wednesday, Stir Crazy, and Valley Girl.


She appeared together with her son Dylan Purcell in A Woman's Guide to Firearms, Malaika and The Unknown (alternate title Clawed: The Legend of Sasquatch.)

Purcell has performed narrations of poetry and fiction in front of live audiences. She is a former NRA (National Rifle Association) director and has been involved with Scientology.

In December 2010 Purcell launched an interactive fashion and beauty website, BoomerBabes, that is geared towards women over 40 and Baby Boomer women born between 1946 and 1964.

Usually with

Bill Bixby
Bill Bixby
(1 films)
Ken Finkleman
Ken Finkleman
(1 films)
Gary Lockwood
Gary Lockwood
(3 films)
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Filmography of Lee Purcell (20 films)

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Kids vs Monsters
Origin USA
Genres Fantasy
Themes Comedy horror films, Children's films
Actors Elaine Hendrix, Francesca Eastwood, Malcolm McDowell, Keith David, Daniel David Stewart, Lance Henriksen
Roles Francine Gingerfield
Rating34% 1.7486351.7486351.7486351.7486351.748635
The film centers around six children that have been sent to a strange, mysterious house by their wealthy parents, who feel that their children pose more of a burden than a blessing. While in the house they will face seven monsters, each of which are intent on battling the children.
The Incredible Hulk Returns, 1h40
Directed by Bill Bixby, Nicholas Corea
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Themes Seafaring films, Films based on mythology, Transport films, Hulk (comics) films, Superhero films, Films set in the Viking Age, Films based on Norse mythology
Actors Bill Bixby, Lou Ferrigno, Steve Levitt, Eric Allan Kramer, Jack Colvin, Charles Napier
Roles Maggie Shaw
Rating58% 2.9049252.9049252.9049252.9049252.904925
Two years after the episode "A Minor Problem", Dr. David Banner has been gainfully employed at the Joshua-Lambert Research Institute (as David Bannion) where he and a team of scientists are putting the final touches on a Gamma Transponder, which he intends to use to cure him of his ability to turn into the Hulk. He has not changed into the Hulk for two years since he met a young widow, Maggie Shaw, with whom he is romantically involved. By chance, he is recognized by a former student of his, Donald Blake. Blake claims that, on an expedition in the Norwegian mountains, he found an enchanted hammer containing the soul of Thor, an immortal Norse warrior banished by Odin to Earth to earn worthiness into Valhalla. Thor is reluctantly compelled to serve Blake, who is unnerved by this. Banner does not believe him, so Blake summons Thor into Banner's laboratory. Thor damages equipment and angers Banner until he turns into the Hulk, who easily fights him off and leaves.
Space Rage
Space Rage (1985)
, 1h17
Directed by Conrad E. Palmisano
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Western
Themes Space opera
Actors Richard Farnsworth, John Laughlin, Michael Paré, Lee Purcell, William Windom, Frank Doubleday
Roles Maggie
Rating38% 1.9491051.9491051.9491051.9491051.949105
Two centuries in the future, a dangerous lunatic named Grange (Paré) is sentenced to a penal colony, Botany Bay, on the planet Proxima Centauri 3. There, a bounty hunter (Laughlin) and an ex-policeman (Farnsworth) team up to prevent him from escaping.
Valley Girl, 1h39
Directed by Martha Coolidge
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Nicolas Cage, Deborah Foreman, Michelle Meyrink, Elizabeth Daily, Michael Bowen, Cameron Dye
Roles Beth Brent
Rating63% 3.1975653.1975653.1975653.1975653.197565
Julie Richman (Foreman) is a Valley Girl who seems to have it all: good looks, popularity, and a handsome Valley dude boyfriend, Tommy (Bowen), but she is having second thoughts about her relationship with the arrogant and selfish Tommy. At the end of a shopping trip with her friends, Loryn (Daily), Stacey (Heidi Holicker), and Suzi (Meyrink), Julie runs into Tommy and breaks up with him. Later that day at the beach, Julie trades shy glances with a young man in the distance.
Eddie Macon's Run, 1h25
Directed by Jeff Kanew
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Adventure, Crime
Actors Kirk Douglas, John Schneider, Lee Purcell, Leah Ayres, Tom Noonan, J. C. Quinn
Roles Jilly Buck
Rating57% 2.853932.853932.853932.853932.85393
Eddie Macon (Schneider) was wrongly convicted of a crime. While performing at a prison rodeo in Huntsville, Texas, he escapes and heads for the border, hoping to join his family in Mexico. Marzack (Douglas) is a cop in hot pursuit of Eddie, determined to put him back in jail. Eddie has no transportation, so he takes the journey on foot. He ends up in the woods, where he is nearly killed. He meets Jilly Buck, a bored rich girl who agrees to help him because it's "just a slow Wednesday."
Airplane II: The Sequel, 1h25
Directed by Ken Finkleman
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Comedy, Adventure, Comic science fiction
Themes Space adventure films, Transport films, Sur la Lune, Aviation films, Comedy science fiction films, Films set in the future, Dans un avion, Space opera
Actors Robert Hays, Julie Hagerty, Lloyd Bridges, Chad Everett, Peter Graves, Rip Torn
Rating61% 3.099283.099283.099283.099283.09928
In the near future, the Moon has been colonized and supports a station on its surface. A lunar shuttle known as Mayflower One is being rushed to launch from Houston. The head of the ground crew, The Sarge (Chuck Connors), does not like what is occurring, but he defers to the airline's management.
The Girl, the Gold Watch & Dynamite
Directed by Hy Averback
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Fantasy
Actors Lee Purcell, Jack Elam, Gary Lockwood, Burton Gilliam, Zohra Lampert, Jerry Mathers
Roles Bonnie Lee Beaumont
Rating61% 3.0523553.0523553.0523553.0523553.052355
A magical a gold watch with the power to stop time becomes the center of a swindle by a corrupt land baron.
The Girl, the Gold Watch & Dynamite
Directed by Hy Averback
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Fantasy
Actors Lee Purcell, Gary Lockwood, Jack Elam, Burton Gilliam, Zohra Lampert, Jerry Mathers
Roles Bonnie Lee Beaumont
Rating61% 3.0523553.0523553.0523553.0523553.052355
A couple have a gold watch that has the power to stop time.
Stir Crazy
Stir Crazy (1980)
, 1h51
Directed by Sidney Poitier
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Action
Themes Prison films, Buddy films
Actors Gene Wilder, JoBeth Williams, Richard Pryor, Georg Stanford Brown, Barry Corbin, Craig T. Nelson
Roles Susan
Rating67% 3.398693.398693.398693.398693.39869
Writer Skip Donahue and actor Harry Monroe are fired from their jobs in New York, and leave for Hollywood. Along the way, they take odd jobs to make ends meet. During one such job in Arizona, Skip and Harry perform a song and dance routine dressed as woodpeckers as part of a promotion for a bank. While the duo is taking a break, two men steal the costumes and rob the bank. Harry and Skip are arrested, whisked through a speedy trial and handed 125-year jail sentences. Their court-appointed lawyer, Len Garber, advises them to wait until he can appeal their case.
Stranger in Our House, 1h40
Directed by Wes Craven
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror
Actors Linda Blair, Lee Purcell, Jeremy Slate, Jeff McCracken, Jeff East, Carol Lawrence
Roles Julia Trent
Rating55% 2.751752.751752.751752.751752.75175
The story concerns a young woman named Julia (Lee Purcell) who goes to live with her aunt's family after she loses both her parents and their housekeeper in a car crash. Although they haven't seen her in ten years, Julia's aunt Leslie, her husband Tom (Jeremy Slate), her son Peter (Jeff East), daughter Rachel (Linda Blair) and youngest son Bobby (James Jarnigan) are all eager to make the new member of the house feel welcome. Rachel is especially thrilled at the thought of having a girl her age around the house. She even offers to split her bedroom with the cousin. Julia seems painfully shy. The family takes note of her strange accent. It's not the way most people who live on the east coast speak. Trying to open up a bit, Julia gets a makeover and develops a more sophisticated façade.
Big Wednesday, 2h
Directed by John Milius
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Seafaring films, Sports films, Transport films, Surfing films, Political films
Actors Jan-Michael Vincent, William Katt, Gary Busey, Lee Purcell, Darrell Fetty, Patti D'Arbanville
Roles Peggy Gordon
Rating71% 3.596733.596733.596733.596733.59673
The film tells the story of three young friends whose passion in life is surfing. The friends include: Matt Johnson (Jan-Michael Vincent), a self-destructive type who has a devil-may-care attitude; Jack Barlowe (William Katt), the calm and responsible one of the bunch; and Leroy "The Masochist" Smith (Gary Busey), whose nickname tells a lot about his personality.
The Amazing Howard Hughes, 3h35
Directed by William A. Graham
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Transport films, Aviation films
Actors Tommy Lee Jones, Ed Flanders, James Hampton, Lee Purcell, Sorrell Booke, Arthur Franz
Roles Billie Dove
Rating65% 3.2932553.2932553.2932553.2932553.293255
This film recounts the life and times of Howard Hughes, from his being a Hollywood producer and an aviator to a 1946 experimental plane crash that left him with a concussion that left him with
Mr. Majestyk, 1h43
Directed by Richard Fleischer, Paul Baxley
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Action, Adventure, Crime
Themes Prison films
Actors Charles Bronson, Al Lettieri, Linda Cristal, Lee Purcell, Paul Koslo, Frank Maxwell
Roles Wiley
Rating68% 3.4004553.4004553.4004553.4004553.400455
Vince Majestyk (Charles Bronson) is a farmer, a former U. S. Army Ranger instructor and Vietnam War veteran, who owns and operates a watermelon farm in rural Colorado. He needs to harvest his crop in order to keep the farm financially solvent.