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Penelope Allen

Penelope Allen is an actress, known for Dog Day Afternoon (1975), The Thin Red Line (1998) and Scarecrow (1973). See full bio »
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 2014/II 37
 2009 Passenger Side
 2002 Three Days of Rain
Helen (as Penny Allen)
 2000 Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her
Nancy (segment "Fantasies About Rebecca") (as Penny Allen)
 1999 Cosby (TV Series)
Prof. Murdock
- Lucas Illuminus (1999) ... Prof. Murdock
 1998 The Thin Red Line
Witt's Mother (as Penny Allen)
 1998 Hurlyburly
Dry Cleaner
 1996 The War at Home
Marjoree (as Penny Allen)
 1995 The Crossing Guard
Woman on Bus (as Penny Allen)
 1994 Schemes (Video)
DMV Lady
 1992 Bad Lieutenant
Doctor (as Penny Allen)
 1987 The Bedroom Window
 1981 Inmates: A Love Story (TV Movie)
 1980 A Time for Miracles (TV Movie)
The Farmer's Wife
 1980 Resurrection
 1980 On the Nickel
 1979 The Scarlet Letter (TV Mini-Series)
Mistress Hibbins (as Penny Allen)
 1978 The Fitzpatricks (TV Series)
Mrs. Gerardi
- Runaway (1978) ... Mrs. Gerardi
 1977 Visions (TV Series)
Mrs. McEvoy
 1976 Sybil (TV Mini-Series)
Miss Penny
 1973 Scarecrow
 1972 It Ain't Easy
 1969 Oh! What a Lovely War
Solo Chorus Girl (as Penny Allen)
 1957 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
- The Name Is MacNamara (1957) ... Schoolgirl
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Enemies (1972). Written by Maxim Gorky. Translated by Jeremy Brooks and Kitty Hunter-Blair. Incidental music by Cathy MacDonald. Directed by Ellis Rabb. Vivian Beaumont Theatre: 9 Nov 1972- 16 Dec 1972 (44 performances + 13 performances + 13 previews that began 28 Oct 1972). Cast: Penelope Allen (as "Peasant Woman"), Philip ... See more »

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Penny Allen

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