Bruce Travis McGill (born July 11, 1950) is an American actor. He is perhaps best known for his work with director Michael Mann in the movies The Insider (1999), Ali (2001), and Collateral (2004). McGill's other notable film roles include Daniel Simpson "D-Day" Day in John Landis's Animal House, Matuzak in Timecop, Reverend Larson in Shallow Hal, Gene Revell in The Sum of All Fears, and Lt. Brooks in Ride Along and its sequel Ride Along 2.Bruce McGill's television roles include Jack Dalton on MacGyver (1985–1992) and Det. Vince Korsak on Rizzoli & Isles (2010–2016). He also portrayed Captain Braxton in one episode of Star Trek Voyager (1999) and voiced Lloyd Waterman, the owner of Waterman Cable, on The Cleveland Show (2009-2013). He played Ralph Houk in Billy Crystal's made-for-television film 61* (2001).During the 2016 presidential election, McGill narrated a number of commercials promoting Donald Trump and the Republican Party.
McGill was born in San Antonio, Texas, the son of Adriel Rose (née Jacobs), an artist, and Woodrow Wilson McGill, a real estate and insurance agent. He graduated from Douglas MacArthur High School in the northeastern part of San Antonio and from The University of Texas at Austin with a degree in drama. He is related to former Texas State Senator A.R. Schwartz.
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The Big Ugly
The loyal enforcer for crime boss Harris back in London has always taken care of problems and people that disrupt his business. They found themselves in the wild hills of West Virginia when Harris str...
R.J used previously unheard audiotapes that were recorded shortly after John Belushi's death. The life of the once-in-a- generation talent who captured the hearts and funny bones of devoted audiences ...
A woman in a retirement community starts a cheerleading squad with her friends.
The Best of Enemies
The unlikely relationship between Ann Atwater, an outspoken civil rights activist, and C.P was the focus of the centers. During the racially charged summer of 1971 in Durham, North Carolina, Ellis, a ...
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20-something Angus MacGyver creates a secret organization where he uses his knack for solving problems in unconventional ways to help prevent disasters from happening.
Ride Along 2
Ben and James are going to Miami to take down a drug dealer who is supplying the dealers of Atlanta with product.
Run All Night
Jimmy Conlon has seen better days. Longtime best friend of a mob boss, Jimmy is haunted by the sins of his past, as well as a police detective who has been one step behind Jimmy for 30 years. Jimmy ha...
For the past two years, high-school security guard Ben has been trying to show decorated APD detective James that he's more than just a video-game junkie who's unworthy of James' sister. Ben thinks he...
She is happily married, lives on a ranch where she keeps her beloved horse, and her stories have become published books. Sam lost her faith and will when her husband Billy was killed. A death-defying ...
The story of the 16th US President's final months in office. Lincoln wants to end the war, unite the country and abolish slavery. His choices will change the fate of generations to come.
For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristiada
The Mexican government tried to secularize the country.
FDR: American Badass!
The adventures of Franklin Delano Roosevelt are told as he rides a "wheelchair of death" to stop the world from being taken over by werewolves during WWII. Hitler, Mussolini and Hirohito are the leade...
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Road To The North Pole
Christmas is Stewie's favorite holiday. He wants Brian to take him to the mall so that he can tell Santa what he wants for Christmas. Brian got the brush-off from Santa after taking Stewie to the mall...
Plame hides her double life. After Joseph Wilson wrote an article in The New York Times refuting stories about the sale of enriched uranium to Iraq, her secret work and identity was leaked to the pres...
The Perfect Game
The first non-U.S. group of boys were from Mexico. A group. The team won the world series.
Rizzoli & Isles
The relationship between a detective and a medical examiner is effective because of their quirks. Jane, the only female cop in Boston's homicide division, is tough, relentless and rarely lets her guar...
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Law Abiding Citizen
After a plea bargain leads to one of his family's killers being freed, a frustrated man decides to take justice into his own hands. One of the targets is the district attorney.
The Cleveland Show
The adventures of Cleveland Brown.
From Mexico With Love
A washed-up trainer takes a self-destructive young boxer under his wing.
A single mother is kidnapped by three masked men and held hostage until she is forced to rob a bank which is the only option she has to save her child's life.
It would be better for him. He just received a big promotion at work, and has a wonderful marriage with his beautiful wife, Sharon. Lisa is a temporary worker in the office. He is in danger of being r...
Animal House: The Inside Story
There is a film about the making of Animal House.
A Line in the Sand
A human story unfolds when detectives are forced to deal with a man who was thrown into a cage after urinating on the Mayor's limo. The combination of character and situation balances intense drama wi...
The election of a president. The event took place in 2000. A recount that would add "hanging chad" to every American's vocabulary took place in the state of Florida during the presidential election.
The attempted assassination of the American president is told in many different ways.
The life of George W. Bush's struggles and successes were covered in the days leading up to his decision to invade Iraq.
There is a comedy about the employees. An alien creature is housed in a remote facility in the Nevada desert.
The Good Life
A story about a young man who doesn't fit in but still makes the most of it.
A tragic accident has turned the life of a once promising high school athlete upside down. As he tries to maintain a normal life, he takes a job as a janitor at a bank where he gets caught up in a pla...
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Shawn Spencer's police officer father helped him develop a keen eye for detail. Shawn was wrongly accused of a crime because of his tips to the police. Shawn has no choice but to use his abilities to ...
Behind Enemy Lines II: Axis of Evil
A lieutenant leads the Navy Seals. Bobby James was sent to North Korea to remove a missile site.
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A district attorney is involved in a confrontation with a gang leader and is also being manipulated by an attractive assistant district attorney and a mysterious stranger.
The series focuses on an eccentric motley crew that is the Smith family and their three housemates: Father, husband, and breadwinner Stan Smith; his better half housewife, Francine Smith; their colleg...
Allison Dubois works in the District Attorney's office and uses her intuition to solve crimes. She gets clues to the location of missing people through her dreams.
The shoe company lost hundreds of millions of dollars as a result of Drew Baylor's firing. He was dumped by his girlfriend. Drew gets a new lease on life when he returns to his family's small Kentucky...
Based on actual cases and experiences, Numb3rs depicts the confluence of police work and mathematics in solving crimes as an FBI agent recruits his mathematical genius brother to help solve a wide ran...
The true story of boxer Jim Braddock who, in the 1920's following his retirement, makes a surprise comeback in order to get him and his family out of a socially poor state.
A phobic con artist is on the verge of pulling off a lucrative scam when his teenage daughter shows up unexpectedly.
A woman on the outside manipulates a court trial involving a major gun manufacturer while a juror on the inside does the same.
Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde
She was terminated from her law firm because of her opposition to animal testing. She pushes for a bill to ban testing once and for all, but it's her building's doorman who helps her get on the Hill.
Path to War
A powerful drama of soaring ambition and shattered dreams takes a provocative look at the way the USA goes to war, as seen from inside the White House leading up to and during the Vietnam War.
Where Are They Now?: A Delta Alumni Update
A follow up on the lives of the Faber students in Animal House.
The Sum of All Fears
The president of Russia will be replaced by an unknown man. The change in political leaders sparks paranoia among American CIA officials, so the director recruits a young analyst to provide insight an...
Live from Baghdad
The life-and-death perils of reporting during the Gulf War are wrestled with by a group of CNN reporters. CNN was a 24 hour news network. They were going to find it in Baghdad. A veteran CNN producer ...
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The Ballad of Lucy Whipple
A family heads west to the California gold fields in the 1850s.
There are people who can move between the world of wolves and the world of humans. John Kanin doesn't like people who call themselves skin walkers. His girlfriend disapeared after agreeing to marry hi...
Law & Order: Criminal Intent
The third iteration of the "Law & Order" franchise takes viewers deep into the minds of its criminals while following the intense psychological approaches the Major Case Squad uses to solve its crimes...
The maverick cop Orin Boyd always brings down the domestic terrorists he tracks, but he ruffles feathers with his unconventional techniques and soon finds himself assigned to the toughest district in ...
Inside The Osmonds
The story of the personal lives and professional careers of the show-business family The Osmonds, and how the stresses and strains of their careers and the turbulent '70s and '80s affected their relat...
A man is falling in love with a woman.
Roger Maris and Mickey Mantle played for the New York Yankees. One, Maris, was hated by everyone, while the other, Mantle, was loved by everyone. Both men were close to Babe Ruth's 60 home run record....
A new pro boxer, fresh from his gold medal victory, explodes onto the scene. He has a new image for African Americans in sport because of his self-confidence and belief that he is the greatest boxer o...
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A governor running for president is a serial philanderer.
Only one man and his team can save the planet from destruction after a powerful laser machine ripped the core of the earth. Fans of the genre will be interested in action, suspense and disaster.
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
A team of forensic investigators in Las Vegas are trained to solve criminal cases by combing the crime scene, collecting irrefutable evidence and finding the missing pieces that solve the mystery.
The Legend of Bagger Vance
The perfect swing of a golfer has been lost because of World War I. He needs to play in a tournament to save the golf course. Bagger Vance works as a caddy.
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The adventures of the family are the subject of an animated series. Peter and Lois have three children. Meg is the most unpopular girl in town, and the middle kid is not very bright, but he has a pass...
A Dog of Flanders
Poor but happy, young Nello and his grandfather live alone, delivering milk as a livelihood, in the outskirts of Antwerp, a city in Flanders (the Flemish or Dutch-speaking part of modern-day Belgium)....
The story of a 60 Minutes television series about the tobacco industry is told through the eyes of a real tobacco executive, Jeffrey Wigand.
Murder She Purred: A Mrs. Murphy Mystery
A small-town cat-and-dog detective duo investigate a new neighbor who they believe may have committed a murder, but locals are attempting to pair him off with their owner.
Letters from a Killer
A man is sentenced to death for killing his wife. He found comfort in four women during his time in jail. He was framed for 2 murders that he did not commit after being freed from prison. His former p...
An air-traffic controller quits after a plane crash, but years later goes to help an airport that is in the path of a terrible storm.
The Yearbook: An 'Animal House' Reunion
This documentary, created for the Animal House (1978) collector's edition DVD, is composed of a collection of new interviews with the cast and crew behind the making of the film. There's even some arc...
Everything That Rises
His son's critical injury forces a Montana man (Dennis Quaid) to reconsider priorities as he struggles to retain family land.
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In the gated community of Camelot Gardens, bored wives sleep around while their husbands try to climb the social ladder. Trent, a 21-year-old outsider who mows the neighborhood lawns, quietly observes...
Cow and Chicken
Cow and Chicken is an American animated comedy television series created by David Feiss for Cartoon Network. The series follows the surreal adventures of a cow, named Cow, and her chicken brother, nam...
Young associates at a bare-bones Boston firm are the focus of a provocative legal drama. People who walk a moral tightrope are the focus of the show.
The destruction of a black Florida town was caused by a white woman's lie.
When Albert Donnelly runs for Governor, his team tries to keep his younger brother out of the media. The campaign assigns Steve to baby-sit Mike because he gets the experience of a lifetime when he tr...
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Live Shot is an American drama television show starring Jeff Yagher that aired in fall 1995 on UPN. The show centered on fictional television station, KXZX, in Los Angeles's Re-Action News. It was an...
Mr. Payback: An Interactive Movie
Depending on audience interaction, it is 20 to 30 minutes long. It requires the audience to vote for various directions the story will take, using a joystick attached to the arm of their seats.
Star Trek: Voyager
When the Federation is 75 years away at maximum warp speed, a ship must work with Maquis rebels to find a way home.
Melanie is rich and has two beautiful children. She decided to work with a girl from France. Everything seems to run smoothly. Janine was well mannered towards the family. After finding out that Melan...
The Good Old Boys
An older cowboy has to choose between his desire to remain free and his responsibilities of maintaining a family.
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An officer for a security agency that regulates time travel has to fight for his life against a shady politician who has a connection to his past.
The space station is located in neutral space. The goal is to maintain peace among the various alien races by providing a sanctuary where grievances and negotiations can be worked out among duly appoi...
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A year after losing his friend in a tragic 4,000-foot fall, former ranger Gabe Walker and his partner, Hal, are called to return to the same peak to rescue a group of stranded climbers, only to learn ...
Bakersfield P.D. is a short-lived American television comedy series that aired on the Fox network in 1993-94. The show was based in the police department of the city of Bakersfield, California. It wa...
Black Widow Murders: The Blanche Taylor Moore Story
One of Elizabeth Montgomery's last films was about a serial killer and a churchgoer. Moore has a hidden rage towards all men because of her childhood memories of being womanizing and abusive. Her firs...
Walker, Texas Ranger
Modern-day Texas Ranger, Cordell Walker's independent crime-solving methods have their roots in the rugged traditions of the Old West. Walker's closest friend is the former Ranger. A man who retired a...
A Perfect World
A kidnapped boy befriends his captor, who is an escaped convict on the run from the law. A man is named marshal.
A cop is on the lookout for a serial killer.
Desperate Choices: To Save My Child
A spirited teenage girl who loves her father and stepmother dotes on her half-brother. Her only hope of a cure is a bone-marrow transplant. Mel is not willing to allow her son to have surgery as he al...
Crash Landing: The Rescue of Flight 232
There was a United Airlines flight from Denver to Chicago. The DC-10 crashed during an emergency landing. The ground rescue workers had 40 minutes to prepare for the event.
My Cousin Vinny
Two friends are accused of murder. A cousin of one of them just passed his bar exam. It's a real shock for him and the Deep South when he arrives with his girlfriend to try his first case.
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Shoot First: A Cop's Vengeance
A San Antonio, Texas policeman must stop his best friend, a fellow officer turned vigilante.
Tim Taylor is raising three boys with help from his domineering wife and unseen neighbor.
Tony Scali is a former Brooklyn cop now the Police Commissioner of a small upstate city. But for Scali, this is no desk job. He's a tough yet compassionate boss, a loving husband and father, and a han...
The Last Boy Scout
The boyfriend tries to solve the case when the detective protects the girl. There is deep seated corruption going on between a crooked politician and the owner of a pro football team.
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Lucas was released from jail after committing 14 bank robberies. To raise money so that he can keep his daughter, Meg, and get her the treatment she needs, he has decided to hold up the local bank. Lu...
A comedy about an angry married couple, a private investigator, and a walk-in freezer.
Tales from the Crypt
The Crypt Keeper has fun and frightening things to do. Back in the day, there were stories in the comics. Pick up your poison at the bar. Will honeymooners fulfill their vow?
Dr. It is possible for one to time travel within his own lifetime. Sam Beckett went into the quantum leap accelerator. He was trapped in the past, facing mirror images that were not his own, and drive...
Baby M is a two part TV movie that is based on a true event. In 1985 Mary Beth Whitehead accepted $10,000 to have a child, which would be adopted by William and Elizabeth. The agreement was broken aft...
Waiting For the Moon
One of history's great literary couples is Stein and Toklas. In the summer of 1930s France, Alice tends to ailing Gertrude Hemingway and they visit other people.
The Man Who Fell to Earth
In this made-for-TV movie, an alien lands on earth and decides that he needs to take a job in order to raise money to build a spaceship so that he can get back to his home planet.
The Secret of My Success
Brantley Foster, a well-educated kid from Kansas, has always dreamed of making it big in New York, but once in New York, he learns that jobs and girls are hard to get. Brantley was given a job in the ...
End of the Line
Employees are on their way to corporate headquarters when a railway closes.
The Last Innocent Man
A retired criminal lawyer is involved with his client's wife.
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A Chicago cop and his partner are hired to kill a criminal in New Orleans.
Lieutenant Mike Torello and his pursuit of Ray Luca are the subject of a hard-boiled tale.
Jack Moniker is befriended by the owner of a run-down resort when he moves to a small Caribbean island after being a firefighter in Chicago. In an effort to fight off corrupt officials and businessmen...
As Summers Die
Set in a sleepy Southern Louisiana town in 1959, a lawyer searches for justice as he volunteers to help a black woman whose property is being threatened by the Holts, the first family of the town, aft...
Molly is a high school track coach who knows more about football than anyone else. She applied for the football coach's position despite being laughed at by her former husband.
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Into the Night
Ed Okin used to have a boring life. He used to have a hard time sleeping. He met Diana the night before. Ed is fighting for his life.
The Department of External Services in the United States has an agent named MacGyver. During the Vietnam War, MacGyer was a bomb team technician. He solved complex problems with everyday materials, al...
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The story of the Miami Police Department's vice squad and its efforts to end prostitution was centered on the unlikely partnership of Sonny and Tubbs, who first meet when Tubbs is undercover in a drug...
The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez
Forced to run from the Texas Rangers after a heated misunderstanding leads to the death of a lawman, Mexican American farmer Gregorio Cortez sets off in a desperate flight, evading a massive manhunt o...
An aspiring country/western singer, whose money is disappearing quicker than his career opportunities, enters a "Tough Man" amateur boxing contest to earn some cash to pay his bills. He was picked to ...
The story of Karen Silkwood, a metallurgy worker at a plutonium processing plant who was deliberately contaminated, psychologically tortured and possibly murdered to prevent her from exposing blatant ...
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Delta House is an American sitcom that was adapted from the 1978 film National Lampoon's Animal House. The series aired from January to April 1979 on ABC.
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