Popular Disney Actor and Broadway Performer Jones Dead at 84

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Dean Jones: Actor in Disney movies. Dean Jones dead at 84: Actor in Disney movies 'The Love Bug,' 'That Darn Cat!' Dean Jones, best known for playing befuddled heroes in 1960s Walt Disney movies such as That Darn Cat! and The Love Bug, died of complications from Parkinson's disease on Tue., Sept. 1, '15, in Los Angeles. Jones (born on Jan. 25, 1931, in Decatur, Alabama) was 84. Dean Jones movies Dean Jones began his Hollywood career in the mid-'50s, when he was featured in bit parts – at times uncredited – in a handful of films at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer In 2009 interview for Christianity Today, Jones recalled playing his first scene (in These Wilder Years) with veteran James Cagney, who told him “Walk to your mark and remember your lines” – supposedly a lesson he would take to heart. At MGM, bit player Jones would also be featured in Robert Wise's

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The Love Bug (1968)
That Darn Cat (1997)
These Wilder Years (1956)
Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956)
The Opposite Sex (1956)
Jailhouse Rock (1957)
Picnic (1955)
Sayonara (1957)
There Was a Little Girl (1981)
Later (1994)
Ensign O'Toole (1962)
Two on a Guillotine (1965)
The Ugly Dachshund (1966)
Blackbeard's Ghost (1968)
The Horse in the Gray Flannel Suit (1968)
The Million Dollar Duck (1971)
Snowball Express (1972)
Sunset Blvd. (1950)
The Shaggy D.A. (1976)
Love Bug (2009)
Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo (1977)
Ant-Man (2015)
Legends (2014)
Any Wednesday (1966)
Mr. Superinvisible (1970)
The Sugarland Express (1974)
Born Again (1978)
Watergate (1994)
Son of God (2014)
War Room (2015)
The Corn Is Green (1945)
In real life (2013)
Show Boat (1951)
St. John in Exile (1986)
Other People's Money (1991)
Beethoven (1992)
Clear and Present Danger (1994)
Company (2011)
Bobby (2006)
Faces (1968)


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