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Also Known As: Died: January 21, 2005
Born: Cause of Death: complications of progressive supranuclear palsy
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA Profession: Sound ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Sound (feature film)

1.
Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A tough detective tries to clear a cartoon character charged with murder.
2.
Beaches (1988)
Childhood friends share their triumphs and tragedies through the years.
3.
Punchline (1988) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
Drama about the pressurized, often unglamorous world of the stand-up comic, centering around one talented, caustic comedian trying to be discovered, and a suburban housewife yearning to be funny.
4.
Mac And Me (1988) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A young boy in a wheelchair finds comfort and friendship through an alien wanted by the FBI.
5.
Allan Quatermain And The Lost City Of Gold (1987) as Sound Rerecording Mixer (Los Angeles)
6.
Hanoi Hilton, The (1987) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
7.
Nuts (1987) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A strong-willed, upper-class woman, who has turned to prostitution, must prove herself competent to stand trial for the murder of one of her clients.
8.
Empire Of The Sun (1987)
A soldier-of-fortune helps a young boy survive in World War II Japan.
9.
Roxanne (1987) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A fireman with an abnormally long nose tries to match the woman he loves with a young friend.
10.
Manhunter (1986) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
Psychological thriller about a detective tracking a serial killer.
11.
Three Amigos! (1986) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
After three silent movie Western stars get fired, they accept a job in Mexico. Lucky Day, Dusty Bottoms and Ned Nederlander will be doing a show with El Guapo, who they hear is the most famous actor in the country. But when they arrive with the expectation of acting with him and earning good money, they find that the man not only is no actor, he is a ruthless gang leader who is terrorizing a small town. After El Guapo kidnaps the mayor's pretty daughter, the hopes of all the townspeople fall to the three actors to save her and restore their freedom.
12.
King Kong Lives (1986)
A giant ape, King Kong, which was shot and fell off the World Trade Center, appears to be alive, but is in coma for 10 years and desperately needs a blood transfusion in order to have an artificial heart implanted. Suddenly, in the rainforest, another gigantic ape is found - this time a female. She is brought to the USA, and the heart is successfully implanted. But then King Kong, having felt a female ape, breaks loose...
13.
Firewalker (1986) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
An adventurer goes in search of lost treasure in a Guatemalan gold mine.
14.
Twice in A Lifetime (1985) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A middle-aged man starts an affair with a younger woman and discovers the pain he causes his wife and children.
15.
Into The Night (1985) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A nerdy scientist, despondent over his wife's cheating ways, takes off into the night and ends up with an attractive female jewelry smuggler on the lam, who drags him, unwittingly, into an adventure-filled evening where they are pursued by some evil crooks out to get her and her cache.
16.
White Nights (1985) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A top Russian ballet dancer, who defected to the US, crash lands back in his own country. The KGB throws him in Siberia to live with an American expatriate and his Russian wife as a way of convincing him to stay in his homeland.
17.
Witness (1985) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A young Amish boy, visiting Philadelphia with his widowed mother, witnesses a murder. When the detective on the case discovers a police cover up, he realizes his, the boy's and the mother's lives are in jeopardy. He hides out in Amish country, living amongst the community and having to abide by their peaceful customs. Things get more complicated when he falls in love with the young widow. But, soon the idyllic life is shattered when the villains discover his whereabouts.
18.
American Dreamer (1984) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
Story of an American housewife who wins a trip to Paris, but once there believs she is a superhero.
19.
Flamingo Kid, The (1984) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
In the early 60s a Brooklyn teenager gets a job waiting on the rich and the "shady" rich at a nearby beach club and comes of age in the process.
20.
Romancing the Stone (1984) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A repressed romance novelist travels to Colombia to uncover the mystery behind her sister's disappearance. Once there, she meets up with a rough-and-tumble American adventurer whom she hires to help her in her search. The two embark on an adventure involving a valuable gem and some dastardly villians, but a budding love affair is not far behind.
21.
Love Streams (1984) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
While a successful writer researches an upcoming book on love for sale, a onetime girlfriend struggles through a divorce and custody case.
22.
Falling in Love (1984) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A chance meeting could lead married commuters to an affair.
23.
Flashdance (1983)
"What a feeling!" All plucky welder Alex Owens (Jennifer Beals) really wants to do is dance. She finds some creative outlet dancing in a club at night but that's not going to cut it. What she really wants is a shot at trying out for a ballet company. Thanks to the support of her big-hearted instructor Hanna (Lilia Skala) and handsome hunk of a boss Nick (Michael Nouri) Alex gets her chance to take the ballet world by storm. It's the film that gave us iconic dance numbers, a pulsating soundtrack and fashion trends that last to this very day.
24.
Trading Places (1983) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
Wealthy brothers conspire to switch the fortunes of a young investor and a man from the hood.
25.
Lords of Discipline, The (1983) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
Will McLean, is a senior student at the South Carolina Military school in the 60's. When the schools first black student arrives, McLean is confidentially assigned to make sure that the newcomer's initiation doesn't get out of control, which it does. Soon it begins to seem like someone is trying to kill his new charge. McLean investigates the matter and uncovers an elusive group of sadistic students who will do whatever they have to do to control their school.
26.
Valley Girl (1983)
A girl from the valley falls for a punk from the city.
27.
Blue Thunder (1983) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
28.
Table For Five (1983) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
29.
An Officer And A Gentleman (1982) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A naval officer in training shares a tumultuous romance with a local girl.
30.
Let's Spend the Night Together (1982)
Mick Jagger and the Rolling Stones perform 24 songs during two 1980 concerts.
31.
E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
An extra-terrestrial is accidentally left behind on Earth and is befriended by a young boy and his brother and sister. As Elliot attempts to help his extra-terrestrial companion contact his home planet so that he might be rescued, the children must elude scientists and government agents determined to apprehend the alien for their own purposes...which results in an adventure greater than any of them could have imagined.
32.
Young Doctors In Love (1982) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
The new group of interns at City Hospital struggle to survive their first year of residency. One of the new doctors cannot handle the sight of blood, another has a drug problem, but the main distraction from their medical training is all of the sex they are having with each other.
33.
Barbarosa (1982) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A young cowboy and a legendary outlaw team up to escape the law.
34.
Partners (1982) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
After a series of murders in the gay community, heterosexual police detective Benson is ordered to go undercover with homosexual police clerk Kerwin to try to solve the crimes.
35.
Lookin' to Get Out (1982) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
Alex Kovas lost $10,000 to thugs Joey and Harry in New York City during a poker game. Unable to pay up, Alex hits the road with his friend Jerry Feldman, and the two go to Las Vegas in the hope of winning big. In fact, they do get lucky in the casino, but when word of this gets back to New York, Joey and Harry head for Vegas.
36.
Victory (1981) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A squad of POW soccer stars escape from a Paris stadium during the German Occupation.
37.
Thief (1981) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A safecracker tries to outrun the mob so he can retire.
38.
All Night Long (1981) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
George Dupler is fed up with his life. He hates his job as the manager of an all-night drugstore, the fact that he is in debt, and he is also fairly dissatisfied with his wife Helen, so enters into an affair with one of her relatives.
39.
Tarzan, The Ape Man (1981) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
James Parker is in Africa, looking for a mythical "white ape" when his wife dies and he is joined by his estranged daughter, Jane. Together, they learn that this white ape is Tarzan, a man who was raised by apes in the jungle. Parker continues to hunt Tarzan, but now with the purpose of bringing him back to England, dead or alive. Tarzan responds to the situation by kidnapping Jane, and the two are fascinated by each other. When natives take Jane with the intent of sacrificing her, Tarzan springs into action.
40.
Cruising (1980)
A police detective hunts a killer through the sleazy gay nightclub scene of 1970s New York City in William Friedkin's gritty and controversial crime drama "Cruising" (1980), starring Al Pacino. Detective Steve Burns goes deep undercover and learns the rituals and culture of hard-core S&M to catch a
41.
Change of Seasons, A (1980) as Sound Recording Mixer (Dialogue)
Karen Evans is married to Adam, an arrogant professor. When Karen learns that Adam is having an affair with one of his students, she gets even with him by having her own affair with a young carpenter who works on the campus. Adam is outraged when he finds out about this, but Kate counters that if he
42.
Blues Brothers, The (1980) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
Jake and Elwood Blues endeavor to raise $5,000 for their childhood parrish by putting their old band back together uand taking their show on the road. While touring, they manage to wreak havoc on the entire city of Chicago and much of the midwest.
43.
Heaven's Gate (1980) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A Wyoming sheriff tries to protect immigrant farmers from ruthless ranchers.
44.
Silent Scream (1980) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
College student Scotty moves into a boarding house on the beach where three other students are already living. The large house is owned by Mrs. Engels who stays in her attic room while her son Mason helps the students get settled. When one of the students is killed, the police begin to unravel the E
45.
The Idolmaker (1980) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A Philadelphia rock promoter turns a couple of kids into pop idols.
46.
Main Event, The (1979) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
Hillary Kramer, a wealthy perfume executive awakes one morning to find that her accountant has robbed her blind and escaped to South America. While going through what's left of her remaining assets she finds Kid Natural, a boxer she purchased as a tax write off years earlier. She decides to take Kid, who hasn't been in the ring for years, and use him as her key to riches. Kid thinks that this will only get him killed and resists.
47.
Winter Kills (1979) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
Nick Kegan is the younger brother of a President of the United States who was assassinated. Nineteen years after the crime, Nick decides to learn who was reponsible for his brother's death. Nick's wealthy father and his staff, and the odd assotrment of survivors from the era, are helpful, but are also impediments in the process of uncovering the truth.
48.
1941 (1979) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
In the days after Pearl Harbor, Californians prepare for a Japanese invasion.
49.
Real Life (1979) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
Filmmakers invade an Arizona home to shoot a documentary about family life.
50.
FM (1978) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
Q-SKY is the #1 radio station in Los Angeles mainly because of the music they play, and running the station the way they want to. It has led them to a ratings success. The interesting radio personalities include: Jeff Dugan, rebellious head of the radio station; Mother, who is burned out from being a DJ; Eric Swan, a self centered romantic who wants more than just being a DJ; The Prince of Darkness, the hip night DJ; and Laura Coe, the easy-going type. The movie focuses on the battle between Jeff and his corporate bosses, who want more advertising and less music.
51.
American Hot Wax (1978) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
It is the early 1950s, and disc jockey Alan Freed is promoting a new style of music called rock and roll. Freed is attempting to stage the very first live rock show at Brooklyn's Paramount Theatre, but in order to do so he has to the outrage and angry protests of parents, political conservatives, and the local police.
52.
Big Fix, The (1978) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
An ex-'60s-radical private eye looks into the sabotage of a California gubernatorial campaign.
53.
Brink's Job, The (1978) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
After a long time of bad luck, the little criminal Tony and his gang successfully rob one of Brink's security transport, taking $30,000. Surprisingly their coup doesn't make the press. Curious Tony checks out their headquarters and finds out that their security standard is low beyond belief. Now a really big coup is prepared...
54.
Coming Home (1978) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
While her husband serves in Vietnam, a young woman falls in love with a disabled veteran.
55.
I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
If they missed Beatles' first appearance in the U.S.A. they would hate themselves for the rest of their lives! So they (six young girls from New Jersey) set off even though they don't have tickets for the show! The journey is full of surprises and misfortunes but the young ladies are determined to reach to their idols...
56.
Hooper (1978) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
Two Hollywood stunt men, a long-time veteran and a younger man, compete for the title of "greatest stunt man alive" by performing increasingly dangerous feats.
57.
Eyes Of Laura Mars (1978) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A fashion photographer develops the ability to see through the eyes of a serial killer.
58.
Sorcerer (1977) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
An American oil company located in a South American town is looking for drivers to haul nitroglycerine over the rugged terrain. Four expatriated men who have nothing to lose take on the job, for which they'll each be given $10,000 and the reward of legal citizenship if they live.
59.
Airport '77 (1977) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
Rescue workers fight to save a hijacked jet crashed in the Bermuda Triangle.
60.
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A blue-collar worker's encounter with a UFO leaves him a changed man.
61.
21 Hours At Munich (1976)
A dramatization of the events surrounding the 1972 Olympics massacre when eight Arab terrorists killed eleven Israeli athletes. A well-made, thoughtful film that had the dubious distinction of premiering opposite the initial TV showing of "Gone With the Wind," gathering virtually no audience, but re
62.
Star Is Born, A (1976) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
Drunken, has been, rock star, John Norman Howard falls in love with unknown singer, Esther Hoffman after seeing her perform at a club. He lets her sing a few songs at one of his shows and she becomes the talk of the music industry. Esther's star begins to rise, while John's continues to fall. She tries desperately to get John to sober up and focus on his music, but it may be too late to save him.
63.
Killing of a Chinese Bookie, The (1976) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A sleazy nightclub manager, in debt to the mob, is pressured to wipe out an underworld power.
64.
Drive-In (1976) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A group of teenagers hang out at their local drive-in movie on a weekend night.
65.
Bound for Glory (1976) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
True story of folk singer Woody Guthrie, who rose to the top while fighting for the rights of migrant farm workers.
66.
My Father's House (1975)
A drama about a heart attack patient, a busy, highly paid executive who reflects upon his happy childhood and the way he was brought up in a simpler age. Although playing father and son, Preston and Robertson, sharing star billing, never appear together in this film.
67.
Other Side of the Mountain (1975) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
Based on the true story of Jill Kinmont. In 1955, eighteen-year-old Jill is a truly talented, gifted skier and a shoo-in for the 1956 Winter Olympics. But Jill comes close to losing everything when she takes a near fatal fall off a mountain during the last race of the season. Paralyzed from the shoulders down, Jill now has to climb another kind of mountain-working her way up from total helplessness to leading a fulfilling life. With the help of family, friends, and an extraordinary man, Jill begins the quest up that mountain.
68.
Shampoo (1975)
A hairdresser expresses his fear of commitment by seducing his female clients.
69.
Bank Shot (1974) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A bank robber decides to steal an entire bank by lifting the building off its foundation with house-moving equipment in the middle of the night, painting it pink, and hiding it in a trailer park.
70.
Texas Chain Saw Massacre, The (1974) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
En route to visit their grandfather's grave (which has apparently been ritualistically desecrated), five teenagers drive past a slaughterhouse, pick up (and quickly drop) a sinister hitch-hiker, eat some delicious home-cured meat at a roadside gas station, before ending up at the old family home... where they're plunged into a never-ending nightmare as they meet a family of cannibals who more than make up in power tools what they lack in social skills...
71.
The Exorcist (1973)
A priest battles to save a young girl possessed by demons.
72.
Save the Tiger (1973) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A clothing manufacturer faces a midlife crisis and a failing business.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

73.
Mac And Me (1988)
A young boy in a wheelchair finds comfort and friendship through an alien wanted by the FBI.
74.
Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
A tough detective tries to clear a cartoon character charged with murder.
75.
Beaches (1988)
Childhood friends share their triumphs and tragedies through the years.
76.
Punchline (1988)
Drama about the pressurized, often unglamorous world of the stand-up comic, centering around one talented, caustic comedian trying to be discovered, and a suburban housewife yearning to be funny.
77.
Roxanne (1987)
A fireman with an abnormally long nose tries to match the woman he loves with a young friend.
78.
Nuts (1987)
A strong-willed, upper-class woman, who has turned to prostitution, must prove herself competent to stand trial for the murder of one of her clients.
79.
80.
Empire Of The Sun (1987)
A soldier-of-fortune helps a young boy survive in World War II Japan.
82.
Firewalker (1986)
An adventurer goes in search of lost treasure in a Guatemalan gold mine.
83.
King Kong Lives (1986)
A giant ape, King Kong, which was shot and fell off the World Trade Center, appears to be alive, but is in coma for 10 years and desperately needs a blood transfusion in order to have an artificial heart implanted. Suddenly, in the rainforest, another gigantic ape is found - this time a female. She is brought to the USA, and the heart is successfully implanted. But then King Kong, having felt a female ape, breaks loose...
84.
Three Amigos! (1986)
After three silent movie Western stars get fired, they accept a job in Mexico. Lucky Day, Dusty Bottoms and Ned Nederlander will be doing a show with El Guapo, who they hear is the most famous actor in the country. But when they arrive with the expectation of acting with him and earning good money, they find that the man not only is no actor, he is a ruthless gang leader who is terrorizing a small town. After El Guapo kidnaps the mayor's pretty daughter, the hopes of all the townspeople fall to the three actors to save her and restore their freedom.
85.
Manhunter (1986)
Psychological thriller about a detective tracking a serial killer.
86.
White Nights (1985)
A top Russian ballet dancer, who defected to the US, crash lands back in his own country. The KGB throws him in Siberia to live with an American expatriate and his Russian wife as a way of convincing him to stay in his homeland.
87.
Into The Night (1985)
A nerdy scientist, despondent over his wife's cheating ways, takes off into the night and ends up with an attractive female jewelry smuggler on the lam, who drags him, unwittingly, into an adventure-filled evening where they are pursued by some evil crooks out to get her and her cache.
88.
Witness (1985)
A young Amish boy, visiting Philadelphia with his widowed mother, witnesses a murder. When the detective on the case discovers a police cover up, he realizes his, the boy's and the mother's lives are in jeopardy. He hides out in Amish country, living amongst the community and having to abide by their peaceful customs. Things get more complicated when he falls in love with the young widow. But, soon the idyllic life is shattered when the villains discover his whereabouts.
89.
Twice in A Lifetime (1985)
A middle-aged man starts an affair with a younger woman and discovers the pain he causes his wife and children.
90.
Falling in Love (1984)
A chance meeting could lead married commuters to an affair.
91.
American Dreamer (1984)
Story of an American housewife who wins a trip to Paris, but once there believs she is a superhero.
92.
Love Streams (1984)
While a successful writer researches an upcoming book on love for sale, a onetime girlfriend struggles through a divorce and custody case.
93.
Romancing the Stone (1984)
A repressed romance novelist travels to Colombia to uncover the mystery behind her sister's disappearance. Once there, she meets up with a rough-and-tumble American adventurer whom she hires to help her in her search. The two embark on an adventure involving a valuable gem and some dastardly villians, but a budding love affair is not far behind.
94.
Flamingo Kid, The (1984)
In the early 60s a Brooklyn teenager gets a job waiting on the rich and the "shady" rich at a nearby beach club and comes of age in the process.
95.
96.
Flashdance (1983)
"What a feeling!" All plucky welder Alex Owens (Jennifer Beals) really wants to do is dance. She finds some creative outlet dancing in a club at night but that's not going to cut it. What she really wants is a shot at trying out for a ballet company. Thanks to the support of her big-hearted instructor Hanna (Lilia Skala) and handsome hunk of a boss Nick (Michael Nouri) Alex gets her chance to take the ballet world by storm. It's the film that gave us iconic dance numbers, a pulsating soundtrack and fashion trends that last to this very day.
97.
Trading Places (1983)
Wealthy brothers conspire to switch the fortunes of a young investor and a man from the hood.
98.
Valley Girl (1983)
A girl from the valley falls for a punk from the city.
99.
Lords of Discipline, The (1983)
Will McLean, is a senior student at the South Carolina Military school in the 60's. When the schools first black student arrives, McLean is confidentially assigned to make sure that the newcomer's initiation doesn't get out of control, which it does. Soon it begins to seem like someone is trying to kill his new charge. McLean investigates the matter and uncovers an elusive group of sadistic students who will do whatever they have to do to control their school.
100.
101.
E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
An extra-terrestrial is accidentally left behind on Earth and is befriended by a young boy and his brother and sister. As Elliot attempts to help his extra-terrestrial companion contact his home planet so that he might be rescued, the children must elude scientists and government agents determined to apprehend the alien for their own purposes...which results in an adventure greater than any of them could have imagined.
102.
Barbarosa (1982)
A young cowboy and a legendary outlaw team up to escape the law.
103.
An Officer And A Gentleman (1982)
A naval officer in training shares a tumultuous romance with a local girl.
104.
Let's Spend the Night Together (1982)
Mick Jagger and the Rolling Stones perform 24 songs during two 1980 concerts.
105.
Partners (1982)
After a series of murders in the gay community, heterosexual police detective Benson is ordered to go undercover with homosexual police clerk Kerwin to try to solve the crimes.
106.
Young Doctors In Love (1982)
The new group of interns at City Hospital struggle to survive their first year of residency. One of the new doctors cannot handle the sight of blood, another has a drug problem, but the main distraction from their medical training is all of the sex they are having with each other.
107.
Lookin' to Get Out (1982)
Alex Kovas lost $10,000 to thugs Joey and Harry in New York City during a poker game. Unable to pay up, Alex hits the road with his friend Jerry Feldman, and the two go to Las Vegas in the hope of winning big. In fact, they do get lucky in the casino, but when word of this gets back to New York, Joey and Harry head for Vegas.
108.
Thief (1981)
A safecracker tries to outrun the mob so he can retire.
109.
Tarzan, The Ape Man (1981)
James Parker is in Africa, looking for a mythical "white ape" when his wife dies and he is joined by his estranged daughter, Jane. Together, they learn that this white ape is Tarzan, a man who was raised by apes in the jungle. Parker continues to hunt Tarzan, but now with the purpose of bringing him back to England, dead or alive. Tarzan responds to the situation by kidnapping Jane, and the two are fascinated by each other. When natives take Jane with the intent of sacrificing her, Tarzan springs into action.
110.
All Night Long (1981)
George Dupler is fed up with his life. He hates his job as the manager of an all-night drugstore, the fact that he is in debt, and he is also fairly dissatisfied with his wife Helen, so enters into an affair with one of her relatives.
111.
Victory (1981)
A squad of POW soccer stars escape from a Paris stadium during the German Occupation.
112.
Change of Seasons, A (1980)
Karen Evans is married to Adam, an arrogant professor. When Karen learns that Adam is having an affair with one of his students, she gets even with him by having her own affair with a young carpenter who works on the campus. Adam is outraged when he finds out about this, but Kate counters that if he
113.
The Idolmaker (1980)
A Philadelphia rock promoter turns a couple of kids into pop idols.
114.
Silent Scream (1980)
College student Scotty moves into a boarding house on the beach where three other students are already living. The large house is owned by Mrs. Engels who stays in her attic room while her son Mason helps the students get settled. When one of the students is killed, the police begin to unravel the E
115.
Blues Brothers, The (1980)
Jake and Elwood Blues endeavor to raise $5,000 for their childhood parrish by putting their old band back together uand taking their show on the road. While touring, they manage to wreak havoc on the entire city of Chicago and much of the midwest.
116.
Heaven's Gate (1980)
A Wyoming sheriff tries to protect immigrant farmers from ruthless ranchers.
117.
Main Event, The (1979)
Hillary Kramer, a wealthy perfume executive awakes one morning to find that her accountant has robbed her blind and escaped to South America. While going through what's left of her remaining assets she finds Kid Natural, a boxer she purchased as a tax write off years earlier. She decides to take Kid, who hasn't been in the ring for years, and use him as her key to riches. Kid thinks that this will only get him killed and resists.
118.
1941 (1979)
In the days after Pearl Harbor, Californians prepare for a Japanese invasion.
119.
Winter Kills (1979)
Nick Kegan is the younger brother of a President of the United States who was assassinated. Nineteen years after the crime, Nick decides to learn who was reponsible for his brother's death. Nick's wealthy father and his staff, and the odd assotrment of survivors from the era, are helpful, but are also impediments in the process of uncovering the truth.
120.
Real Life (1979)
Filmmakers invade an Arizona home to shoot a documentary about family life.
121.
Coming Home (1978)
While her husband serves in Vietnam, a young woman falls in love with a disabled veteran.
122.
I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978)
If they missed Beatles' first appearance in the U.S.A. they would hate themselves for the rest of their lives! So they (six young girls from New Jersey) set off even though they don't have tickets for the show! The journey is full of surprises and misfortunes but the young ladies are determined to reach to their idols...
123.
Big Fix, The (1978)
An ex-'60s-radical private eye looks into the sabotage of a California gubernatorial campaign.
124.
American Hot Wax (1978)
It is the early 1950s, and disc jockey Alan Freed is promoting a new style of music called rock and roll. Freed is attempting to stage the very first live rock show at Brooklyn's Paramount Theatre, but in order to do so he has to the outrage and angry protests of parents, political conservatives, and the local police.
125.
Hooper (1978)
Two Hollywood stunt men, a long-time veteran and a younger man, compete for the title of "greatest stunt man alive" by performing increasingly dangerous feats.
126.
FM (1978)
Q-SKY is the #1 radio station in Los Angeles mainly because of the music they play, and running the station the way they want to. It has led them to a ratings success. The interesting radio personalities include: Jeff Dugan, rebellious head of the radio station; Mother, who is burned out from being a DJ; Eric Swan, a self centered romantic who wants more than just being a DJ; The Prince of Darkness, the hip night DJ; and Laura Coe, the easy-going type. The movie focuses on the battle between Jeff and his corporate bosses, who want more advertising and less music.
127.
Eyes Of Laura Mars (1978)
A fashion photographer develops the ability to see through the eyes of a serial killer.
128.
Brink's Job, The (1978)
After a long time of bad luck, the little criminal Tony and his gang successfully rob one of Brink's security transport, taking $30,000. Surprisingly their coup doesn't make the press. Curious Tony checks out their headquarters and finds out that their security standard is low beyond belief. Now a really big coup is prepared...
129.
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
A blue-collar worker's encounter with a UFO leaves him a changed man.
130.
Airport '77 (1977)
Rescue workers fight to save a hijacked jet crashed in the Bermuda Triangle.
131.
Sorcerer (1977)
An American oil company located in a South American town is looking for drivers to haul nitroglycerine over the rugged terrain. Four expatriated men who have nothing to lose take on the job, for which they'll each be given $10,000 and the reward of legal citizenship if they live.
132.
21 Hours At Munich (1976)
A dramatization of the events surrounding the 1972 Olympics massacre when eight Arab terrorists killed eleven Israeli athletes. A well-made, thoughtful film that had the dubious distinction of premiering opposite the initial TV showing of "Gone With the Wind," gathering virtually no audience, but re
133.
Star Is Born, A (1976)
Drunken, has been, rock star, John Norman Howard falls in love with unknown singer, Esther Hoffman after seeing her perform at a club. He lets her sing a few songs at one of his shows and she becomes the talk of the music industry. Esther's star begins to rise, while John's continues to fall. She tries desperately to get John to sober up and focus on his music, but it may be too late to save him.
134.
Bound for Glory (1976)
True story of folk singer Woody Guthrie, who rose to the top while fighting for the rights of migrant farm workers.
135.
Killing of a Chinese Bookie, The (1976)
A sleazy nightclub manager, in debt to the mob, is pressured to wipe out an underworld power.
136.
Drive-In (1976)
A group of teenagers hang out at their local drive-in movie on a weekend night.
137.
Other Side of the Mountain (1975)
Based on the true story of Jill Kinmont. In 1955, eighteen-year-old Jill is a truly talented, gifted skier and a shoo-in for the 1956 Winter Olympics. But Jill comes close to losing everything when she takes a near fatal fall off a mountain during the last race of the season. Paralyzed from the shoulders down, Jill now has to climb another kind of mountain-working her way up from total helplessness to leading a fulfilling life. With the help of family, friends, and an extraordinary man, Jill begins the quest up that mountain.
138.
Shampoo (1975)
A hairdresser expresses his fear of commitment by seducing his female clients.
139.
Bank Shot (1974)
A bank robber decides to steal an entire bank by lifting the building off its foundation with house-moving equipment in the middle of the night, painting it pink, and hiding it in a trailer park.
140.
Texas Chain Saw Massacre, The (1974)
En route to visit their grandfather's grave (which has apparently been ritualistically desecrated), five teenagers drive past a slaughterhouse, pick up (and quickly drop) a sinister hitch-hiker, eat some delicious home-cured meat at a roadside gas station, before ending up at the old family home... where they're plunged into a never-ending nightmare as they meet a family of cannibals who more than make up in power tools what they lack in social skills...
141.
Save the Tiger (1973)
A clothing manufacturer faces a midlife crisis and a failing business.

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