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Dabney Coleman, Actor: WarGames. For twenty years Dabney Coleman has appeared mostly in one type of role: a smarmy selfish, nervous person mostly with money that is out for himself, mostly. The fact is he did such a good job in this type of part he has made a career of it in film. This is quite a departure for a person that once entered the Virginia Military Institute...

Dabney Coleman, Actor: WarGames. For twenty years Dabney Coleman has appeared mostly in one type of role: a smarmy selfish, nervous person mostly with money that is out for himself, mostly. The fact is he did such a good job in this type of part he has made a career of it in film. This is quite a departure for a person that once entered the Virginia Military Institute...

Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Dolly Parton & Dabney Coleman in 9 to 5 (1980)

Made in Madison: Flavors only found in Wisconsin's capital

Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Dolly Parton & Dabney Coleman in 9 to 5 (1980)

9 to 5 was a big hit in 1980, grossing over $3.9 million in its opening weekend and is the 20th highest-grossing comedy film ever. The film is about three working women living out their fantasies of getting even with, and their successful overthrow of, the company's "sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical bigot" boss. The film is ranked #74 on the American Film Institute's "100 Funniest Movies" and is rated "82% fresh" on Rotten Tomatoes.

9 to 5 27x40 Movie Poster (1980)

9 to 5 was a big hit in 1980, grossing over $3.9 million in its opening weekend and is the 20th highest-grossing comedy film ever. The film is about three working women living out their fantasies of getting even with, and their successful overthrow of, the company's "sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical bigot" boss. The film is ranked #74 on the American Film Institute's "100 Funniest Movies" and is rated "82% fresh" on Rotten Tomatoes.

How to Beat the High Cost of Living (1980). [PG] 105 mins. Starring: Jane Curtin, Susan Saint James, Jessica Lange, Richard Benjamin, Eddie Albert, Cathryn Damon, Dabney Coleman and Fred Willard

How to Beat the High Cost of Living (1980). [PG] 105 mins. Starring: Jane Curtin, Susan Saint James, Jessica Lange, Richard Benjamin, Eddie Albert, Cathryn Damon, Dabney Coleman and Fred Willard

Directed by Gregg Champion. With Dabney Coleman, Matt Frewer, Teri Garr, Barry Corbin. Nearing retirement, Dabney Coleman finds that he has a disease that will kill him within days. He then finds that his life insurance only pays off if he is killed in the line of duty...

Short Time (1990)

Directed by Gregg Champion. With Dabney Coleman, Matt Frewer, Teri Garr, Barry Corbin. Nearing retirement, Dabney Coleman finds that he has a disease that will kill him within days. He then finds that his life insurance only pays off if he is killed in the line of duty...

Where the Heart Is (1990). [R] 107 mins. Starring: Dabney Coleman, Suzy Amis, Uma Thurman, Crispin Glover, Joanna Cassidy, Christopher Plummer and David Hewlett

Where the Heart Is (1990). [R] 107 mins. Starring: Dabney Coleman, Suzy Amis, Uma Thurman, Crispin Glover, Joanna Cassidy, Christopher Plummer and David Hewlett

Dabney Coleman, photo shot from Wargames.  Plays Joe Fox's dad in You've Got Mail.

Dabney Coleman, photo shot from Wargames. Plays Joe Fox's dad in You've Got Mail.

Tootsie.  Dustin Hoffman was incredible in both parts in this movie.  I think Jessica Lange is so sexy in an understated way.  Just love her.  And Dabney Coleman is a man you just love to hate!  Good story.  Great supporting cast--Charles Durning, Bill Murray, Sydny Pollack, Teri Garr, et al.

Tootsie (1982)

Tootsie. Dustin Hoffman was incredible in both parts in this movie. I think Jessica Lange is so sexy in an understated way. Just love her. And Dabney Coleman is a man you just love to hate! Good story. Great supporting cast--Charles Durning, Bill Murray, Sydny Pollack, Teri Garr, et al.

Dabney Coleman - Born in Austin, Texas. Well-known character actor. Acted in Bite The Bullet, The Towering Inferno, 9 to 5, WarGames, The Beverly Hillbillies, You've Got Mail. Played Principal Prickly in popular kids' movie Recess: School's Out. Currently starring in Boardwalk Empire.

Dabney Coleman - Born in Austin, Texas. Well-known character actor. Acted in Bite The Bullet, The Towering Inferno, 9 to 5, WarGames, The Beverly Hillbillies, You've Got Mail. Played Principal Prickly in popular kids' movie Recess: School's Out. Currently starring in Boardwalk Empire.

Nine to Five (1980) - Publicity Stills ~ Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Dolly Parton, Dabney Coleman, Sterling Hayden, Norma Donaldson ~ #80smovies

Nine to Five

Nine to Five (1980) - Publicity Stills ~ Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Dolly Parton, Dabney Coleman, Sterling Hayden, Norma Donaldson ~ #80smovies

On Golden Pond (1981) - Katharine Hepburn, Henry Fonda, Jane Fonda , Dabney Coleman

On Golden Pond (1981) - Katharine Hepburn, Henry Fonda, Jane Fonda , Dabney Coleman