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Birth Place: Profession: Cinematography ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cinematography (feature film)

1.
Thugs (1997) as Director Of Photography
Danny, Jake and Joe are dreaming of the big time...they want to go pro as criminals. Unfortunately one incompetent robbery after another frustrates their plans until the local mob takes notice. Now these young Thugs are facing one huge payday. In a bullet-blazing showdown, they dodge landmines of
2.
Feeling Minnesota (1996)
An idiosyncratic, blackly comic tale which explores the tormented relationship between two brothers, Sam and Jjaks, and the young woman, Freddie, who comes between them. The story begins at the drab, unromantic wedding of Freddie and Sam, an embezzling accountant in a strip joint whom Freddie loathes. A tough young blonde who dreams of a better life in Las Vegas, Freddie is conned into marrying Sam as punishment for allegedly stealing from Red, a small time crime boss. Trapped and miserable, Freddie is soon intrigued by the arrival of Jjaks, who reluctantly comes to the wedding at the insistence of his mother, Nora. Just as he knew it would, Jjaks encounter with his estranged family quickly disintegrates into the usual frustrating mess. His connection with the forlorn Freddie, however, is immediate and intense and before he knows what's hit him, the two are making love in the bathroom. Thus begins a passionate and painful love triangle as Sam and Jjaks go head to head for the girl they love.
3.
My Fellow Americans (1996) as Director Of Photography (2nd Unit)
Two former Chief Executives, Russell Kramer and Matthew Douglas, who hate everything about each other -- but hate their lives out of the political limelight even more -- are thrown together and on the road. When a scandal brewing in the White House threatens to implicate both of them, Kramer and Douglas head out of the Beltway and into the real America to dodge the operatives who want to track them down. There, they learn a lot about the country that elected them -- a lot they never suspected -- as they get to the bottom of the scheme.
4.
Grumpier Old Men (1995) as "B" Camera Operator
Summertime has come to Wabasha, Minnesota, and mosquito-slapping in canoes has replaced shivering in ice shanties as the local fishing ritual. Even the decades-old battle of one-upmanship between next-door neighbors John Gustafson and Max Goldman has mellowed. With John happily and newly married to Ariel, Max is left without a sparring partner. Until the arrival of Maria Ragetti who has taken over Chuck's legendary bait store and has the unspeakable, sacrilegious notion to threaten the cherished fishing hole and its rustic way of life by converting the store into a romantic Italian ristorante. To keep that from happening, John and Max begin a strategic campaign of innuendo, gossip and sabotage that spreads quickly through town. But the pair aren't prepared for the fortitude of Maria, who has no intention of surrendering so easily. As she returns their volleys, insult-for-insult and prank-for-prank, not only does she threaten to win the war, but to win Max's heart as well.
5.
Iron Will (1994) as B Camera Operator
Set in 1917, a young man tries to stay true to his dreams while running in an extraordinary dog-sled marathon.
6.
D2: The Mighty Ducks (1994) as Director Of Photography (2nd Unit)
Coach Bombay moves to Los Angeles to head the Goodwill Games and the Ducks follow.
7.
Mighty Ducks, The (1992) as Additional Camera Operator
Tough trial lawyer Gordon Bombay never loses. But when he's slapped with a community service assignment, he must coach a ragtag team of pee-wee hockey players who can't skate, can't score, and can't win. Reluctantly, Bombay takes on the assignment and soon realizes there are more important things than winning. Armed with this new attitude, feathers fly as Bombay and the Ducks battle along to the toughest game of their lives.
8.
Crossing the Bridge (1992) as B-Camera Operator
Set in 1975, the story focuses on the relationships between three friends.
9.
Graffiti Bridge (1990) as Camera Operator
Two musicians become rivals in a power struggle over the direction of a nightclub they own.
10.
Compleat Beatles, The (1984) as Cinematographer
11.
Frightmare (1983) as Cinematographer
Conrad Radzoff was a famous horror movie star. Shortly after his death, some drama student fans rob his tomb and take his body to a party to honor him. But opening the crypt released a supernatural power that revives the late Conrad, who is still seeking adoration, and now, revenge.
12.
Out of the Blue (1982) as Steadicam Operator
A longtime convict returns home from prison only to add emotional burdens on his punk rocker teenage daughter.
13.
Beastmaster, The (1982) as Camera Operator 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)
Soon after his birth, Dar, the son of a king, is hunted by a priest and goes to live with another family for protection. When Dar grows up, his adopted father is murdered. After this, Dar discovers that he has special powers and begins to enact his plan for revenge.
14.
I'm Going to Be Famous (1982) as Director Of Photography
15.
Just Before Dawn (1981) as Director Of Photography
A teenager who has become a land owner, takes some of his friends to see his mountain property in Oregon. He brings his deed with him, but when they arrive, he sadly learns that it means nothing to the mountain people, and by nightfall they realize that they are being stalked and are in great danger
16.
Stunt Man, The (1980) as Camera Operator
A disturbed Vietnam vet stumbles upon a movie set and pretends to be a stunt man for an egocentric director.
17.
Coast to Coast (1980) as Camera Operator 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)
After Madie's husband has her committed to a New York mental hospital to avoid having to go through an expensive divorce, she escapes and gets a ride back to California with truck driver Charles Callahan. On the road, Madie and Charles are harrassed by thugs that her husband has sent after her, but
18.
Solitary Man, The (1979)
A blue-collar "Kramer vs. Kramer", this drama focuses on a family man's adjustment after his wife of fifteen years one day blurts out that she wants a divorce and leaves him to construct a new life.
19.
Betsy, The (1978) as Camera Operator
The patriarch of a family-owned corporation hires a young race car driver to help him design a fuel efficient car in secrecy. They face resistance from the president of the company (the patriarch's grandson), who wishes to eliminate the motor car division because of bad blood between himself and his grandfather. During flashbacks, a parallel set of problems is revealed in the family's past, problems that persist into the present, and the race car driver gets deeper into the web of deception and corporate intrigue.
20.
Carrie (1976)
A young teenage girl wreaks telekinetic vengeance on her high school tormentors and religious-nut mother.
21.
Report To The Commissioner (1975) as Camera Assistant
When a rookie cop accidentally kills a female cop working undercover in narcotics, he unwittingly becomes involved in a police department cover-up.

Cinematography (TV Mini-Series)

22.
Sybil (1976)
When Sybil, a shy elementary school teacher, suffers a nervous breakdown, psychologist Dr. Wilbur Sybil instantly knows that it is connected to a deeper issue. Over the course of Sybil's therapy, details of an abusive childhood unfold as a great number of distinct personalities, all residing within

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