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Joseph G. "Joe" Grifasi (born June 14, 1944) is an American character actor of film, stage and television. Grifasi was born in Buffalo, New York, the son of Patricia (née Gaglione) and Joseph J. Grifasi, a skilled laborer. Grifasi graduated from Bishop Fallon High School, a now defunct Catholic high school in Buffalo. He played football and acted in many of the school's plays. Grifasi briefly attended Canisius College in Buffalo before joining the United States Army. He went on to study at the Yale School of Drama. While at the Yale School of Drama, he met his future wife, the jazz soprano saxophonist Jane Ira Bloom. Grifasi has played two separate members of the Baseball Hall of Fame who played for the New York Yankees. In 61, set in 1961, he played Phil Rizzuto; in The Bronx Is Burning, set in 1977, he played Yogi Berra. Paul Borghese played Berra in 61, while actual 1977 broadcast recordings of Rizzuto were used in The Bronx Is Burning.
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13 April 2004
After total humiliation at her thirteenth birthday party, Jenna Rink wants to just hide until she's thirty.
11 March 1994
A naive business graduate is installed as president of a manufacturing company as part of a stock scam.
25 August 1994
Two victims of traumatized childhoods become lovers and psychopathic serial murderers irresponsibly glorified by the mass media.
31 May 1995
The Dark Knight of Gotham City confronts a dastardly duo: Two-Face and the Riddler. Formerly District Attorney Harvey Dent, Two-Face believes Batman caused the courtroom accident which left him disfigured on one side.
08 December 1978
A group of working-class friends decides to enlist in the Army during the Vietnam War and finds it to be hellish chaos -- not the noble venture they imagined.
08 September 2014
A film of the NYC stage production directed by Julie Taymor (Film also directed by Julie Taymor)
21 November 1995
A vengeful New York transit cop decides to steal a trainload of subway fares; his foster brother, a fellow cop, tries to protect him.
26 July 1990
Life takes a nasty twist for D.A. Rusty Sabich when the woman he has been romantically involved with is murdered.
16 April 1993
A mentally ill young woman finds her love in an eccentric man who models himself after Buster Keaton.
20 December 1996
Melanie Parker, an architect and mother of Sammy, and Jack Taylor, a newspaper columnist and father of Maggie, are both divorced.
22 May 1985
Brewster, an aging minor-league baseball player, stands to inherit 300 million dollars if he can successfully spend 30 million dollars in 30 days without anything to show for it, and without telling anyone what he's up to.
19 November 1982
When one of his patients is found murdered, psychiatrist Dr. Sam Rice is visited by the investigating officer but refuses to give up any information.
10 June 1988
In the 1940s in the small town of Jupiter Hollow, two sets of identical twins are born in the same hospital on the same night.
14 October 2016
A recent college graduate decides to sell marijuana on the streets of Manhattan after losing his job at a consulting firm.
10 March 1989
Louie Jeffries is happily married to Corinne. On their first anniversary, Louie is killed crossing the road.
22 June 1984
Charlie and his troublesome cousin Paulie decide to steal $150000 in order to back a "sure thing" race horse that Paulie has inside information on.
11 September 2006
A Crime is a Thriller from French director Manuel Pradal and is a French-American co-production about a risky three person relationship.
07 February 1986
A movies special effects man is hired by a government agency to help stage the assassination of a well known gangster.
12 December 1999
Twin sisters Emma and Sam come up with a scheme to switch places so each can play in the soccer team they prefer.
17 April 2010
Based on the second book of Patricia Cornwell's best-selling Win Garano series, The Front brings back high-powered and sexy Boston District Attorney Monique Lamont and her favorite ace detective, Win Garano, in a fast-paced mystery.
22 October 1995
It's a hot summer day in 1933 in South Philly, where 12-year old Gennaro lives with his widowed mom and his ailing grandpa, who sits outside holding tight to his last quarter, which he's promised to Gennaro and which Gennaro would like to have to buy a ticket to the plush new movie theater.
20 January 1995
Victor is a cook who works in a greasy bar/restaurant owned by his mother, Dolly. It's just the two of them, a waitress named Delores, and a heavy drinking regular, Leo.
10 June 2006
Lewis Black stars in his second HBO solo special, an all-new hour of frenetic, take-no-prisoners stand-up comedy, taped before a live audience at the Warner Theatre in Washington, DC.
14 April 2016
Following a mysterious suicide at Niagara Falls, a low-rent detective unravels a conspiracy to build a revolutionary invention by enigmatic scientist, Nikola Tesla.
08 September 2000
Will Browning accidently creates a clone of himself when working on a science project.
10 November 2000
The lead singer of an oldies group reminisces about the good ol' days and a potential comeback.
21 August 1981
Ticlaw, a small town in Florida, has only one attraction: a safari park. The government constructs a freeway that passes near Ticlaw, but decides not to put an exit into the town.
01 January 1998
A big-idea farce about big, badass businessmen.
21 March 1980
True story of a divorced father in search of his children when his ex-wife enters the witness relocation program.
08 November 1992
An extensive biopic of one of the most famous entertainers of the 20th century - Frank Sinatra. The only thing that could engage the public more than his songs and films was his sometimes controversial private life.
15 September 1996
When a senator's new wife is murdered, the prime suspect is his ex-wife, Laurel. Laurel's brother-in-law, lawyer Paul Madriani, still reeling from the death of his wife, takes on the case.
16 September 1978
A con artist who's new to a tough penitentiary doesn't make many friends, but he quickly learns how the system works.
14 September 1979
A young couple in New York are having problems with their relationship.
06 May 1981
Based on the real-life ordeal of Baltimore priest Bernard Pagano, who was accused of several armed robberies in the late Seventies.
01 January 1988
Dennis Jennings (Steven Wright) is an introverted daydreamer, sleepwalking through life. He is a professional waiter and has an equally-dull girlfriend, Emma.
02 August 1992
In this political thriller, a gubernatorial candidate's idealistic press secretary discovers that the opposing political candidate has feathered the nest of his campaigns with terrible lies.