Ana Alicia

Born in Mexico City, Mexico on December 12, 1956, Ana Alicia became the third of four children to Carlos Celestino Ortiz and Alicia Torres Ortiz. She grew up in El Paso, Texas from age 6 after the passing of her father. There, she lived with her grandmother, widowed mother, her uncle Louie and three siblings in a house her father had purchased for her grandmother. Ana Alicia received a full scholarship to attend the prestigious Wellesley College in Massachusetts. Upon arrival, Ana Alicia auditioned and won the lead role for Jules Feiffer's "Crawling Arnold". On summer break after her freshmen year, Ana Alicia auditioned for The Adobe Horseshoe Dinner Theatre outside El Paso, Texas. The theatre offered her a position as a recurring actress in all feature productions. The opportunity would allow her to work with name actors from Hollywood and New York and receive a large weekly salary. She accepted the offer and also acquired her actor's equity card through her term. She left Wellesley and finished her education at The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP). Ana Alicia spent the next three years, performing in main stage productions at UTEP as well as having significant roles in the Adobe Horseshoe repertoire. After graduation, Ana Alicia moved to Los Angeles and struggled to attain success as an actress while studying for her law school entrance exam. Six months later, her big acting break came when she won the role of Alicia Nieves on ABC's Ryan's Hope (1975). According ...

Halloween II (1981)

After failing to kill stubborn survivor Laurie and taking a bullet or six from former psychiatrist Dr. Sam Loomis, Michael Myers has followed Laurie to the Haddonfield Memorial Hospital, where she's been admitted for Myers' attempt on her life. The institution ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rick Rosenthal
CAST:  Jamie Lee Curtis  •  Donald Pleasence  •  Charles Cyphers  •  Jeffrey Kramer

After failing to kill stubborn survivor Laurie and taking a bullet or six from former psychiatrist Dr. Sam Loomis, Michael Myers has followed Laurie to the Haddonfield Memorial Hospital, where she's been admitted for Myers' attempt on her life. The institution ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rick Rosenthal
CAST:  Jamie Lee Curtis  •  Donald Pleasence  •  Charles Cyphers  •  Jeffrey Kramer

Miracle Landing (1990)

Cracks are noticed in the ceiling of an aircraft. They widen & a large portion of the fuselage tears off & an emergency landing is attempted. Based on actual events.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dick Lowry
CAST:  Connie Sellecca  •  Wayne Rogers  •  James Cromwell  •  Nancy Kwan

Cracks are noticed in the ceiling of an aircraft. They widen & a large portion of the fuselage tears off & an emergency landing is attempted. Based on actual events.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dick Lowry
CAST:  Connie Sellecca  •  Wayne Rogers  •  James Cromwell  •  Nancy Kwan

Romero (1989)

Romero is a compelling and deeply moving look at the life of Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador, who made the ultimate sacrifice in a passionate stand against social injustice and oppression in his county. This film chronicles the transformation of Romero from ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Duigan
CAST:  Raúl Juliá  •  Richard Jordan  •  Ana Alicia  •  Eddie Velez

Romero is a compelling and deeply moving look at the life of Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador, who made the ultimate sacrifice in a passionate stand against social injustice and oppression in his county. This film chronicles the transformation of Romero from ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Duigan
CAST:  Raúl Juliá  •  Richard Jordan  •  Ana Alicia  •  Eddie Velez

Coward of the County (1981)

A lifelong yellow-belly who made a deathbed promise to his father to be a pacifist seeks bloody revenge on the men who gang-raped his wife.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dick Lowry
CAST:  Kenny Rogers  •  Ana Alicia  •  Fredric Lehne  •  Ned Bridges

A lifelong yellow-belly who made a deathbed promise to his father to be a pacifist seeks bloody revenge on the men who gang-raped his wife.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dick Lowry
CAST:  Kenny Rogers  •  Ana Alicia  •  Fredric Lehne  •  Ned Bridges

The Ordeal of Bill Carney (1981)

Bill Carney has just been paralyzed from the neck down. He has been taking care of his two sons since his wife left him. Now, when word of his condition reaches her, she wants to take them away, as she feels that he is unable to care for them. And it appears that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jerry London
CAST:  Richard Crenna  •  Ray Sharkey  •  Betty Buckley  •  Ana Alicia

Bill Carney has just been paralyzed from the neck down. He has been taking care of his two sons since his wife left him. Now, when word of his condition reaches her, she wants to take them away, as she feels that he is unable to care for them. And it appears that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jerry London
CAST:  Richard Crenna  •  Ray Sharkey  •  Betty Buckley  •  Ana Alicia

The Nightmare Isn't Over! The Making of Halloween II (2012)

Retrospective documentary about the making of "Halloween II."  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Felsher
CAST:  Ana Alicia  •  Dean Cundey  •  Lance Guest  •  Alan Howarth

Retrospective documentary about the making of "Halloween II."  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Felsher
CAST:  Ana Alicia  •  Dean Cundey  •  Lance Guest  •  Alan Howarth

Rio Shannon (1993)

A widow and her family face new challenges when they relocate to a run-down guest ranch in New Mexico.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mimi Leder
CAST:  Blair Brown  •  Patrick Van Horn  •  Michael DeLuise  •  Shay Astar

A widow and her family face new challenges when they relocate to a run-down guest ranch in New Mexico.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mimi Leder
CAST:  Blair Brown  •  Patrick Van Horn  •  Michael DeLuise  •  Shay Astar

Happy Endings (1983)

Nick is a writer full of hope, Lisa is a promising singer. They both have heartache after becoming single, but soon their newly formed friendship starts to develop into something more.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Noel Black
CAST:  John Schneider  •  Catherine Hicks  •  Ana Alicia  •  Joseph Hacker

Nick is a writer full of hope, Lisa is a promising singer. They both have heartache after becoming single, but soon their newly formed friendship starts to develop into something more.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Noel Black
CAST:  John Schneider  •  Catherine Hicks  •  Ana Alicia  •  Joseph Hacker

Roughnecks (1980)

Ida McBride decides to drill for oil on her ranch, against her son Tom's wishes. A contentious crew of wildcatters arrives, including a stalwart drilling magnate, his tool-pusher and a young roughneck associate, who endeavor to save the ranching empire by trying to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bernard McEveety
CAST:  Ana Alicia  •  Wilford Brimley  •  Cathy Lee Crosby  •  Steve Forrest

Ida McBride decides to drill for oil on her ranch, against her son Tom's wishes. A contentious crew of wildcatters arrives, including a stalwart drilling magnate, his tool-pusher and a young roughneck associate, who endeavor to save the ranching empire by trying to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bernard McEveety
CAST:  Ana Alicia  •  Wilford Brimley  •  Cathy Lee Crosby  •  Steve Forrest

Euphoria (2022)

Artist and filmmaker Julian Rosefeldt creates elaborately staged films that investigate the power of language and the conventions of cinema as an allegory for societal and individual behaviors. With the multi-channel film installation Euphoria he continues this ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Rosefeldt
CAST:  Giancarlo Esposito  •  Virginia Newcomb  •  Ayesha Jordan  •  Kate Strong

Artist and filmmaker Julian Rosefeldt creates elaborately staged films that investigate the power of language and the conventions of cinema as an allegory for societal and individual behaviors. With the multi-channel film installation Euphoria he continues this ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Rosefeldt
CAST:  Giancarlo Esposito  •  Virginia Newcomb  •  Ayesha Jordan  •  Kate Strong