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Sound (feature film)

1.
Red 2 (2013)
Retired black-ops CIA agent Frank Moses reunites his motley team of elite operatives for a worldwide hunt to track down a missing portable nuclear device. In order to succeed, they'll need to survive relentless assassins, ruthless terrorists and power-crazed government officials, who all want to get their hands on the next-generation weapon. The mission takes Frank and his team to Paris, London and Moscow. They are outgunned, outnumbered and have only their wits, old-school skills and each other to rely on as they try to save the world-and stay alive.
2.
Black Widow (2009)
Sean McMurphy, a wealthy entrepreneur, meets a very beautiful woman and a passionate love affair ignites. Soon a dark relationship unfolds where everyone around him gets seduced into her dark web of lies, torture and deceit.
3.
Home of the Brave (2006)
In Southeastern Iraq, a war-wearied National Guard unit has just received the exhilarating news that they are about to be "demobilized"--finally sent back home to the safety of Spokane. But when they head out on one final humanitarian mission in the nearby town of Al Hayy, things go terribly wrong.
4.
Snow Princess (2006)
St. Elmo, protector of the cold polar lands, decided that his presence was no longer needed in earth and that the hour had come for him to rest. He then sanctioned an oracle, Markos, to whom he granted special powers of the universe. Before departing St. Elmo fashioned a bond with humanity in the fo
5.
Prey (2006)
Declan, takes to the urban streets for revenge against every innocent daughter in North America. Declan finds his next prey in rural small town Canada except this time he picks the wrong woman. Jennifer who seems fragile at first is tough and determined not to be his next Prey. A famous forensic psy
6.
Hot Chick, The (2002) as Sound Mixer (2nd Unit)
A mean-spirited but popular teenage girl falls under a spell and wakes up a thirty-year-old man and quickly learns how shallow her life has been.
7.
Life or Something Like It (2002) as Sound Mixer (Seattle)
Lanie Kerrigan, a feature reporter at a Seattle television station, seems to have it all: a baseball-superstar boyfriend, a gorgeous apartment, and a shot at a big network assignment. In the midst of a fluff-piece/interview, a homeless local street "seer" named Prophet Jack tells Lanie that she lead
8.
Life as a House (2001) as Sound Mixer
George Monroe has had a lifelong ambition to achieve one of the great American Dreams: to build his own home, a refuge set on a cliff at the end of the sea. But it's a dream that George has put off again and again while he's sunk lower and lower--ending up divorced, overworked and estranged not only from friends and family, but from himself. Now George has hit rock bottom and there's nowhere to go... except out onto the edge. His neighbors despise his sagging, dilapidated shack. His teen-aged son would rather stare into space than raise a finger to help him. His ex-wife, who once shared his dream, is now emotionally distant from him. Local city officials want to sabotage his plans. It seems there is no one left with any faith in him. But George is determined to build this house--even if it means refurbishing his entire life. He begins the project alone, but soon attracts a disparate group of people. What begins as a way for George to redeem his own dreams turns into something much bigger...
9.
Joe Dirt (2001)
Joe Dirt is a janitor with a mullet hairdo, acid-washed jeans and a dream to find the parents that he lost at the Grand Canyon when he was a belligerent, trailer park-raised eight-year-old. Now, blasting Van Halen in his jacked-up economy car, the irrepressibly optimistic Joe hits the road alone in search of his folks. As his wandering, misguided search takes him from one comedic adventure to another, Joe finds his way to Los Angeles, where a shock-jock brings Joe on his radio show to insult him. But as Joe's life story unfolds, jeers turn to cheers, and an entire captivated city tunes in to hear the adventures of Joe Dirt.
10.
Scary Movie (2000) as Production Sound Mixer
Teen horror movie spoof.
11.
Dancing in September (2000) as Sound Mixer
About a female African- American producer's struggle in the television industry.
12.
Growing Up Brady (2000)
Television movie based on Barry Williams' book about the behind-the-scenes world of the television series "The Brady Bunch" (1969-1974).
13.
Blue Streak (1999) as Production Mixer (2nd Unit)
Miles Logan is a professional jewel thief who is forced to hide $20 million worth of diamonds in a construction site when a heist goes bad. Logan is sent away to jail for three years. When he finally returns to the site, Logan finds that the area has become the new home of a Los Angeles police department precinct and decides that impersonating a detective may be the only way to retrieve his loot.
14.
Reach the Rock (1998) as Production Sound Mixer
Robin is a young man with a penchant for trouble-making, and it lands him in the local jail. His small town is so small however, that there are only two cops and not too much security. One of the cops has always had a grudge against him, blaming Robin for the death in a swimming accident of his neph
15.
Woo (1998) as Sound Mixer (Los Angeles Unit)
With the flip of her hair and a twirl of her skirt, Darlene "Woo" Bates is more than just a drop-dead beauty with a notorious knack for turning men into mush. She's one woman who's not afraid to take what she wants. Dare to hang on to her skirt tails, and you've entered Woo's world. Following a tip from her psychic friend, Woo is out to meet the man of her dreams, and nothing will stand in her way. This hilarious, character-driven comedy is about the sparks that fly when Woo is set up on a blind date with Tim Jackson, a shy, straight-laced law clerk who is Woo's polar opposite. In a wildly unpredictable night to remember, this mismatched couple cuts a path of destruction and chaos through Manhattan, wreaking havoc wherever they go. Over the course of events, it looks as if Tim will either fall for Woo or fall apart. But as night turns to drawn, he discovers she has added something that was missing in his life, and they both realize that opposites truly do attract.
16.
Don King: Only in America (1997)
Television movie chronicles the life of Don King, former numbers runner and convicted felon, who after serving time in prison for manslaughter, rose from life on the Cleveland streets to become the world's most successful boxing promoter, transforming boxing into an international multimillion-dollar
17.
Thousand Acres, A (1997) as Sound Mixer
Set on an Iowa farm in 1979, a dictatorial father decides to distribute his 1000 acre farm among his three daughters, which unearths family secrets both catastrophic and liberating.
18.
Set It Off (1996) as Sound Mixer
Stony, Cleo, Tisean and Frankie have been through a lot together while growing up in the projects of Los Angeles. They've been scammed by sleazy employers, slammed by heartless boyfriends, and slapped around by neighborhood cops. No matter how tough the going got--when one found herself in trouble, she had three life-long friends backing her up. Now comes the ultimate test. A tragic chain of events has brought these inseparable companions closer than ever. With their world in turmoil and their backs against the wall, they decide to seize their fortune--literally. Virtually overnight, the women spiral into an uncharacteristic world of crime. Targeting the banks of LA, the quartet rob the city's most vulnerable financial institutions. Flush with cash, they discover that easy money can inch them towards their elusive goal of escaping from the projects. But with the police hot on their trail, breaking out of prison may be easier than busting free from the 'hood.
19.
Soul of the Game (1996)
Television movie about the integration of major league baseball in the mid 1940s. The telefilm traces the dreams of baseball legends Satchel Paige and Josh Gibson for breaking the color barrier in baseball, and the political and social blockades that the Brooklyn Dodgers faced when they eventually s
20.
Mrs. Winterbourne (1996) as Sound Mixer
Connie Doyle is a Jersey girl who moves to New York City to find her fortune. Connie promptly meets con man Steve DeCunzo who lets her move in with him. When she becomes pregnant, however, he refuses to accept any responsibility. Alone and destitute, Connie seeks refuge in Grand Central station and mistakenly boards a Boston-bound passenger train where she meets another pregnant woman, Patricia Winterbourne, who's on her way to meet her wealthy in-laws for the first time. The wheel of fortune turns and the train derails, killing both Patricia and her husband Hugh. Connie wakes up eight days later with a newborn son and a new identity. The next thing she knows, she's being taken to the Winterbourne Mansion in Marblehead, Massachusetts where her 'new family' awaits her arrival. The surviving grandson and daughter-in-law immediately become the focus of Grace Winterbourne's life, easing the pain from the loss of her son. But for Connie, winning over Bill--Hugh's surviving twin--proves more daunting.
21.
Outbreak (1995) as Production Sound Mixer
A deadly virus is carried by a monkey host from the African rainforest to a small town in Northern California, where it quickly begins infecting the entire population. When the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is unable to treat it, the resources of the US military, including the United States Army Medical Research Institute for Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID), are called upon to contain it by any means necessary.
22.
Net, The (1995) as Production Mixer
As a favor to her colleague, Dale Hessman, freelance computer analyst Angela Bennett conducts a preliminary analysis of a puzzling "beta" prototype of a new Internet program that peculiarly allows the user access to such highly sensitive databases as the Federal Reserve Board, the IRS, and the Atomic Energy Commission. After Dale is mysteriously killed in a plane crash, Angela travels to Mexico for a long-delayed vacation. She meets Jack Devlin, a charming young businessman who seems to share her outlook on the world. But shortly thereafter, Angela is nearly killed and her keys, passport, and all identification papers are lost. She soon learns that using the Internet, someone has altered every record of her life and given her a new name, identity, and a falsified police record. With little money, no identification and no credibility, Angela must summon the strength and resources to fight the seemingly unbeatable forces determined to silence her.
23.
Iron Will (1994) as Sound Mixer
Set in 1917, a young man tries to stay true to his dreams while running in an extraordinary dog-sled marathon.
24.
Don Juan de Marco (1994) as Production Sound Mixer
Days before his scheduled retirement, a clinical psychiatrist treats a young man who believes he is the legendary lover Don Juan. During the sessions that ensue, the doctor is forced to rethink his beliefs about life, love and passion, and whether or not Don Juan's alive and well--and sitting in his office.
25.
Milk Money (1994) as Sound
Twelve-year-old Frank Wheeler and his two best friends--all on the brink of puberty--decide that it's about time they see a real live naked lady. So they pool their milk money, set out on their bicycles, and leave the suburbs for the big city, where women are rumored to be willing to take their clot
26.
Ride With The Wind (1993)
A down-and-out motorcycle racer's life changes when he meets a young boy battling leukemia.
27.
Lifepod (1993)
Set in 2168, a group of travellers are stranded in a rescue craft in outerspace. Their terror grows as they become suspicious there is a saboteur among them. Reinterpretation of Alfred Hitchcock's 1944 feature film, "Lifeboat."
28.
Made In America (1993) as Sound Mixer
A light-skinned 17 year-old girl, conceived by artificial insemination and believing that her father is dead, discovers that he is alive, white, and the obnoxious local cable tv car salesman. She, her African-American bookstore-owner mother, and her newly found father must deal with what this revelation means for them.
29.
Bopha! (1993) as Production Sound Mixer
Anti-apartheid story about a black family living in a township outside of Johannesburg, South Africa. The father is the senior black police officer in his township who has risen to power under Afrikaner rule. His son, however, favors majority rule and is an instigator in the student uprising against
30.
Last of His Tribe, The (1992)
A television movie based on the true story about a turn-of-the-century anthropologist who discovers the last surviving member of the Yahi Indians in California.
31.
In My Daughter's Name (1992)
A mother takes the law into her own hands after her daughter's murderer is acquitted on a technicality.
32.
Absolute Strangers (1991)
A man's emotional struggle to decide whether to end his comatose wife's pregnancy in order to save her life.
33.
Paradise (1991) as Production Sound Mixer
Estranged after the death of their own child years earlier, a couple is brought back together during the summer they spend taking care of a friend's child.
34.
Guilty By Suspicion (1991) as Production Mixer
A director in 1950s Hollywood fights to clear his name in the gripping red scare drama "Guilty by Suspicion" (1991). When director David Merrill is questioned by the communist-hunting House Committee on Un-American Activities, he finds himself blacklisted and unable to find work with any studio in town. He's offered a plum new project, but only if he testifies against his innocent friends. Starring Robert DeNiro, Annette Bening and George Wendt
35.
Stanley And Iris (1990) as Sound Mixer
A lonley cook at a corporation falls for a widow, who in turn teaches him to read.
36.
Fear (1990)
A psychic helps the police solve a series of bizarre murders. When a threatening voice begins whispering into her mind, she realizes that the killer is also psychic.
37.
The Freshman (1990) as Sound Mixer
A young film student gets mixed up with the mob when his possessions are stolen.
38.
Mermaids (1990) as Sound Mixer
Set in 1963, a mother is reluctant to settle down even at the request of her two teenage daughters.
39.
Man Against The Mob (1989)
Set in Los Angeles in the '40s, a group of tough, honest detectives fight to keep the city free from organized crime.
40.
Rainbow Drive (1989)
A homicide detective and a police psychologist investigate a multiple murder case and cover-up in Hollywood.
41.
Speed Zone (1989) as Sound Recording
An assortment of greedy, eccentric and awkward amateur drivers participate in the illegal cross-country car race, the Cannonball Run. From Washington D.C. to Santa Monica, they race in order to claim a cash-prize.
42.
Man Against The Mob (1989)
Set in Los Angeles in the '40s, a group of tough, honest detectives fight to keep the city free from organized crime.
43.
Evil in Clear River (1988)
Suggested by real events, a small-town housewife finds to her horror that a popular high school instructor is teaching blatant anti-Semitism and that most everyone in the town is blind to her outrage.
44.
Cocktail (1988) as Sound Mixer
A young, cocky, womanizing bartender falls in love with a beautiful down-to-earth artist, and decides to settle down.
45.
Fear (1988)
A psychic helps the police solve a series of bizarre murders. When a threatening voice begins whispering into her mind, she realizes that the killer is also psychic.
46.
Good Mother, The (1988) as Sound Recording Mixer
A recently divorced woman faces problems when her attention becomes divided between her young daughter and a new man in her life.
47.
Ghost of a Chance (1987)
A television movie about a veteran policeman who accidentally kills a musician. The ghost of the musician returns to persuade the cop to steer the musician's grandson away from drug peddlers and into a life of music.
48.
Rolling Vengeance (1987) as Sound Recording Mixer (Canada)
49.
Penalty Phase (1986)
A judge ponders letting a mass murderer go free on a legal technicality. During the trial, Judge Kenneth Hoffman discovers that the prisoner's rights may have been violated by the police. Even though the jury has found the defendent guilty, Judge Hoffman could be forced to make a ruling that could
50.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Shooting Star (1986)
Raymond Burr recreates his characterization of the famous attorney, Perry Mason, for the third time in this television movie, as he defends an actor accused of shooting a television talk show host in front of an audience. Despite the threat of losing the friendship of a beautiful woman, he refuses t
51.
Young Again (1986)
The wish of a 40-year-old executive to return to the fun-filled high school days of his youth is magically granted. But he forgets that seventeen-year-olds have problems -- especially when it comes to affairs of the heart.
52.
House (1986) as Sound Recording Mixer
Story of a divorced man who moves into a new house to write a novel about his Vietnam experiences, but strange things start happening.
53.
High Price of Passion, The (1986)
The sordid true tale of a Tufts University professor who becomes obsessed with a prostitute and is driven to murder, as recounted in Russell M. Glitman's book, is enacted by Richard Crenna, at the head of a lengthy Canadian cast. Tufts officials doubtless were unnerved to discover that in this rathe
54.
Children Of A Lesser God (1986) as Sound Recording Mixer
A teacher at a school for the deaf marries a rebellious pupil.
55.
Agnes Of God (1985) as Sound Mixer
A psychiatrist tries to unravel the case of a young nun discovered with a dead baby.
56.
The Terminator (1984) as Sound
A deadly robot from the future travels back in time to kill a woman whose son will one day defeat its masters.
57.
Love Streams (1984) as Sound Recording Mixer
While a successful writer researches an upcoming book on love for sale, a onetime girlfriend struggles through a divorce and custody case.
58.
Draw (1984)
Kirk Douglas is an old-time outlaw who finds himself trapped in a small Western town after a poker game ends in a gunfight and James Coburn is his old nemesis, a former lawman-turned-boozer, who is hired by the townfolk to flush him out. This light-hearted hoss opera was the fifth in HBO's made-for-
59.
Spacehunter (1983) as Sound
Three women make an emergency landing on a disease-plagued planet and are captured. One man and his companion are sent to find them.
60.
Hard Feelings (1982) as Sound Recording Mixer
61.
Death Hunt (1981) as Sound Design
Reclusive trapper Albert Johnson lives in the frigid mountains near the Yukon river. When he is wrongfully accused of murder by his enemies and persecuted by the police, Johnson's expert knowledge of the wilderness allows him to survive as his defends his freedom.
62.
High Country, The (1981) as Sound
63.
Kings and Desperate Men (1981) as Sound Recording (Location)
64.
Agency (1980) as Sound Recording Mixer
An advertising agency utilizes subliminal suggestion to influence voting patterns.
65.
Happy Birthday to Me (1980) as Sound Recording
66.
Meatballs (1979) as Sound Mixer (Location)
Summer Camp highjinks centered around a camp counselor with a wacky sense of humor. He tries to help the campers have a good time. One camper named Rudy poses a particular challenge as he has a self-esteem problem
67.
Angry Man, The (1979) as Sound
68.
Rabid (1977) as Sound
Rose is involved in a motorcycle accident, and has experimental surgery performed in order to save her life. However, she develops a taste for blood. Her victims grow in number as well as madness, turning the city into chaos.
69.
Why Shoot the Teacher (1976) as Sound Recording
In the 1930's, Max Brown is an urban young man from an Eastern province, fresh from college, whose only job offer is in a one-room school house in the Canadian prairie. At first he's distant, superior, lonely, and bewildered; his students are rebellious. Over the course of the year, he is drawn to Alice Field, the wife of a farmer, in a love that can lead nowhere. But, he and his students connect, a connection that matters and lasts.
70.
Echoes Of A Summer (1976) as Sound
11-year-old Deirdre Striden has terminal cancer. During her family's summer vacation in Nova Scotia, Deirdre tries to give her grief-stricken parents the courage they need to face the dreadful loss that her death will bring to them.
71.
White Dawn, The (1974) as Sound Recording
Three whalers disrupt the culture of an Eskimo village in 1896.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

72.
Black Widow (2009)
Sean McMurphy, a wealthy entrepreneur, meets a very beautiful woman and a passionate love affair ignites. Soon a dark relationship unfolds where everyone around him gets seduced into her dark web of lies, torture and deceit.
73.
Blue Streak (1999)
Miles Logan is a professional jewel thief who is forced to hide $20 million worth of diamonds in a construction site when a heist goes bad. Logan is sent away to jail for three years. When he finally returns to the site, Logan finds that the area has become the new home of a Los Angeles police department precinct and decides that impersonating a detective may be the only way to retrieve his loot.
74.
Net, The (1995)
As a favor to her colleague, Dale Hessman, freelance computer analyst Angela Bennett conducts a preliminary analysis of a puzzling "beta" prototype of a new Internet program that peculiarly allows the user access to such highly sensitive databases as the Federal Reserve Board, the IRS, and the Atomic Energy Commission. After Dale is mysteriously killed in a plane crash, Angela travels to Mexico for a long-delayed vacation. She meets Jack Devlin, a charming young businessman who seems to share her outlook on the world. But shortly thereafter, Angela is nearly killed and her keys, passport, and all identification papers are lost. She soon learns that using the Internet, someone has altered every record of her life and given her a new name, identity, and a falsified police record. With little money, no identification and no credibility, Angela must summon the strength and resources to fight the seemingly unbeatable forces determined to silence her.
75.
Milk Money (1994)
Twelve-year-old Frank Wheeler and his two best friends--all on the brink of puberty--decide that it's about time they see a real live naked lady. So they pool their milk money, set out on their bicycles, and leave the suburbs for the big city, where women are rumored to be willing to take their clot
76.
Guilty By Suspicion (1991)
A director in 1950s Hollywood fights to clear his name in the gripping red scare drama "Guilty by Suspicion" (1991). When director David Merrill is questioned by the communist-hunting House Committee on Un-American Activities, he finds himself blacklisted and unable to find work with any studio in town. He's offered a plum new project, but only if he testifies against his innocent friends. Starring Robert DeNiro, Annette Bening and George Wendt
77.
Man Against The Mob (1989)
Set in Los Angeles in the '40s, a group of tough, honest detectives fight to keep the city free from organized crime.
78.
Speed Zone (1989)
An assortment of greedy, eccentric and awkward amateur drivers participate in the illegal cross-country car race, the Cannonball Run. From Washington D.C. to Santa Monica, they race in order to claim a cash-prize.
79.
Good Mother, The (1988)
A recently divorced woman faces problems when her attention becomes divided between her young daughter and a new man in her life.
80.
81.
Ghost of a Chance (1987)
A television movie about a veteran policeman who accidentally kills a musician. The ghost of the musician returns to persuade the cop to steer the musician's grandson away from drug peddlers and into a life of music.
82.
Children Of A Lesser God (1986)
A teacher at a school for the deaf marries a rebellious pupil.
83.
House (1986)
Story of a divorced man who moves into a new house to write a novel about his Vietnam experiences, but strange things start happening.
84.
High Price of Passion, The (1986)
The sordid true tale of a Tufts University professor who becomes obsessed with a prostitute and is driven to murder, as recounted in Russell M. Glitman's book, is enacted by Richard Crenna, at the head of a lengthy Canadian cast. Tufts officials doubtless were unnerved to discover that in this rathe
85.
Draw (1984)
Kirk Douglas is an old-time outlaw who finds himself trapped in a small Western town after a poker game ends in a gunfight and James Coburn is his old nemesis, a former lawman-turned-boozer, who is hired by the townfolk to flush him out. This light-hearted hoss opera was the fifth in HBO's made-for-
86.
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.
87.
The Terminator (1984)
A deadly robot from the future travels back in time to kill a woman whose son will one day defeat its masters.
88.
Spacehunter (1983)
Three women make an emergency landing on a disease-plagued planet and are captured. One man and his companion are sent to find them.
89.
90.
93.
Agency (1980)
An advertising agency utilizes subliminal suggestion to influence voting patterns.
94.
95.
Rabid (1977)
Rose is involved in a motorcycle accident, and has experimental surgery performed in order to save her life. However, she develops a taste for blood. Her victims grow in number as well as madness, turning the city into chaos.
96.
Why Shoot the Teacher (1976)
In the 1930's, Max Brown is an urban young man from an Eastern province, fresh from college, whose only job offer is in a one-room school house in the Canadian prairie. At first he's distant, superior, lonely, and bewildered; his students are rebellious. Over the course of the year, he is drawn to Alice Field, the wife of a farmer, in a love that can lead nowhere. But, he and his students connect, a connection that matters and lasts.
97.
Echoes Of A Summer (1976)
11-year-old Deirdre Striden has terminal cancer. During her family's summer vacation in Nova Scotia, Deirdre tries to give her grief-stricken parents the courage they need to face the dreadful loss that her death will bring to them.
98.
White Dawn, The (1974)
Three whalers disrupt the culture of an Eskimo village in 1896.

Sound (special)

99.
First Gentleman, The (1994) as Sound Mixer
An ex-Chicago detective's wife is elected the first female president of the United States, but he can't resist the impulse to investigate a Washington suicide and the political cover-up surrounding it.

Sound (TV Mini-Series)

100.
Shrink Is In, The (2001) as Sound
101.
Susan's Plan (1998) as Sound Mixer
102.
Undergrads, The (1985) as Sound Mixer

Sound (TV Mini-Series)

103.
Tom Clancy's NetForce (1999)
Miniseries based on Tom Clancy's novel, "Net Force." Set in the near future, the miniseries focuses on an elite, military-style division of the FBI that is granted extraordinary powers to combat technology-based crime and terrorism. After the death of his best friend, Alex Michaels is promoted to co
104.
Louisiana (1984) as Location Sound
105.
Little Gloria, Happy At Last (1982)
A stellar cast and six Emmy Award nominations distinguished this dramatization of Barbara Goldsmith's best-seller about the bitter 1934 child custody case involving 10-year-old Gloria Vanderbilt, America's famous "poor little rich girl." In addition to nominations as Outstanding Drama Special and fo

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