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Louis Guss

Highest Rated: 94% Moonstruck (1987)

Lowest Rated: 17% Lucky Lady (1975)

Birthday: Jan 4, 1918

Birthplace: New York, New York, USA

Louis Guss was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Guss's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as "Love With the Proper Stranger" (1963) with Natalie Wood, the crime drama "Ready For the People" (1964) with Simon Oakland and "Crazy Joe" (1973). He also appeared in the Tony Curtis crime picture "Lepke" (1975), "Lucky Lady" (1975) with Gene Hackman and the dramedy "Nickelodeon" (1976) with Ryan O'Neal. He continued to work steadily in film throughout the eighties, appearing in the Vince Edwards action movie "Texas Sno-Line" (1985), the action flick "Highlander" (1986) with Christopher Lambert and the Cher comedy "Moonstruck" (1987). He also appeared in "Double Revenge" (1988). In his more recent career, he continued to act in the dramatic adaptation "The Cemetery Club" (1993) with Ellen Burstyn, the Tom Beckett comedy "Village Idiots" (1995) and the Andy Garcia crime drama "Night Falls on Manhattan" (1997). He also appeared in the Joe Seeley comedic drama "Pedestrian" (2000) and "The Crew" (2000) with Richard Dreyfuss. Most recently, Guss worked on the drama "Find Me Guilty" (2006) with Vin Diesel.

Highest rated movies

Moonstruck
Two Family House
A Wake in Providence
The Yards
The Cemetery Club
The Laughing Policeman
Used People
A Tale of Two Pizzas

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
38% No Score Yet A Tale of Two Pizzas Emilio (Character) - 2003
89% 81% Two Family House Donato (Character) $1.0M 2000
64% 51% The Yards Nathan Grodner (Character) $882.7K 2000
No Score Yet No Score Yet Pedestrian Unknown (Character) - 2000
70% 25% A Wake in Providence Uncle Guy (Character) $402.6K 1999
57% 32% The Cemetery Club Ed Bonfigliano (Character) $5.6M 1992
44% 37% Used People Uncle Normy (Character) $17.1M 1992
No Score Yet No Score Yet American Blue Note Abe Katz (Character) - 1989
No Score Yet 27% Nitti: The Enforcer Unknown (Character) - 1988
94% 80% Moonstruck Raymond Cappomaggi (Character) $80.0M 1987
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sno-Line Gus (Character) - 1985
No Score Yet 38% Willie and Phil Mr. D'Amico (Character) - 1980
No Score Yet 40% Lepke Max Rubin (Character) - 1975
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Art of Crime Dodo (Character) - 1975
17% 40% Lucky Lady Bernie (Character) - 1975
No Score Yet 38% Crazy Joe Magliocco (Character) - 1974
No Score Yet No Score Yet Terror on the 40th Floor Charley (Character) - 1974
57% 47% The Laughing Policeman Gus Niles/Andrew Medford (Character) - 1973
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Third Girl From the Left Murray (Character) - 1973

TV

Credit
No Score Yet 96% Law & Order Unknown (Guest Star) 1991 1999
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Commish Joe Florio (Guest Star) 1994
No Score Yet 87% Mad About You Mel Wertzel (Guest Star) 1994
No Score Yet 80% The Nanny Unknown (Guest Star) 1994
No Score Yet No Score Yet Civil Wars Al Zivie (Guest Star) 1992
No Score Yet 93% The Golden Girls Marvin (Guest Star) 1992
No Score Yet 0% Who's the Boss? Unknown (Guest Star) 1990
No Score Yet 94% Quantum Leap Alfonso (Guest Star) 1990
No Score Yet No Score Yet Gimme a Break Unknown (Guest Star) 1984 1986
22% No Score Yet Trapper John, M.D. Unknown (Guest Star) 1983
59% No Score Yet Hart to Hart Unknown (Guest Star) 1982
No Score Yet 100% Taxi Maxie Melcher (Guest Star) 1981
No Score Yet No Score Yet Barnaby Jones Unknown (Guest Star) 1979
No Score Yet No Score Yet Chico and the Man Unknown (Guest Star) 1978
No Score Yet 80% CHiPs Unknown (Guest Star) 1977
No Score Yet 100% The Mary Tyler Moore Show Sam (Guest Star) 1977
No Score Yet No Score Yet Maude Unknown (Guest Star) 1972-1974 1976
No Score Yet No Score Yet Rhoda Unknown (Guest Star) 1975
No Score Yet 100% The Odd Couple Burglar 1 (Guest Star) 1974-1975
No Score Yet No Score Yet Harry O Unknown (Guest Star) 1974
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mannix Ellis Varko (Guest Star) 1974
No Score Yet No Score Yet Shaft Unknown (Guest Star) 1973
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sanford & Son Unknown (Guest Star) 1973
No Score Yet 88% All in the Family Unknown (Guest Star) 1972
No Score Yet No Score Yet I Spy Unknown (Guest Star) 1967
No Score Yet No Score Yet Route 66 Unknown (Guest Star) 1960