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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
What Planet Are You From? (2000)
An alien, sent to impregnate a human woman, learns to love and raise a family, prompting him to not want to return and exposing the alien invasion in the process.
2.
Wolf (1994) as Sleazy Lawyer
A mild-mannered book editor becomes a force to be reckoned with when he's bitten by a werewolf.
3.
Postcards From The Edge (1990) as Rob Sonnenfeld
Based on Carrie Fisher's roman a clef, the story concerns a young actress who has recently gone through drug rehabilitation, and is trying to cope with not only the Hollywood scene but her own mother's, a former musical comedy star of the 50s and 60s, more socially acceptable alcoholism.

Producer (feature film)

4.
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked! (2011)
Alvin, Simon, and Theodore are on a luxury cruise liner when they are 'chipwrecked' on a remote island. As they work on a plan to return home, they find that the island is not deserted as they had assumed.
5.
First Sunday (2008)
Durell and LeeJohn are best friends and bumbling petty criminals. When Durell learns that his ex-girlfriend plans to move to another state with their son--unless they can get her $17,000 to pay off a debt--they come up with a desperate scheme to rob their neighborhood church. But when the duo fumb
6.
Are We Done Yet? (2007)
Now married to Suzanne, Nick Persons has bought a quiet suburban house to escape the rat race of the big city and to provide more space for his new wife and kids Lindsey and Kevin. But when his new home quickly becomes a costly "fixer upper" and he finds himself at the mercy of an eccentric contract
7.
Tripper, The (2007)
A group of free-love hippies attend an outdoor music and camping festival only to find themselves stalked by a maniac with a Ronald Reagan fixation and his killer dog, Nancy.
8.
Zoom (2006)
Many years ago, there was a colossal battle between the Team Zenith (led by the faster-than-light Captain Zoom) and their arch-nemeses, Concussion. Zoom finally destroyed Concussion, but not before his entire team was slain at the hands of Concussion's sonic blasts. As the dust settled, secret depar
9.
Garfield (2004) as Executive Producer
Life couldn't be sweeter for Garfield, everyone's favorite feline. Parked on a comfortable chair in front of the television, feasting on his favorite dish, lasagna, and hurling insults at his beleaguered owner Jon, Garfield is the master of his universe. When Jon takes Garfield to visit beautiful v
10.
First $20 Million Is Always the Hardest, The (2002) as Executive Producer
A successful marketing executive decides to chuck his non-stop, upwardly-mobile lifestyle, when he realizes that he wants to be a creator instead of a seller. He takes a job at one of the area's most prestigious high-tech firms. Mocked by the company's brilliant project leader, our hero is assigned
11.
Dr. Dolittle 2 (2001) as Executive Producer
Sequel to DR. DOLITTLE
12.
Bedazzled (2000) as Executive Producer
A socially inept computer geek strikes a deal with the devil to win over a woman.
13.
Dropping Out (2000) as Producer
Emile Brockton enjoys TV, chicken pot pies and not much else. His life has become banal and meaningless so he decides to spice it up by killing himself. A friend at work learns of his plan and jumps at the opportunity to film the spectacle. Finally Emile becomes the center of someone's attention, gi
14.
What Planet Are You From? (2000) as Producer
An alien, sent to impregnate a human woman, learns to love and raise a family, prompting him to not want to return and exposing the alien invasion in the process.
15.
Flawless (1999) as Executive Producer
A conservative retired cop has a stroke and is put into a rehabilitation program with his drag queen neighbor.
16.
Primary Colors (1998) as Executive Producer
The fictional story of a presidential run by Jack Stanton, a womanizing, idealistic Southern governor who battles other Democratic candidates in a primary run in 1992. As seen through the eyes of his African-American campaign manager, the Stanton campaign is filled with enthusiastic young Democrats all of whom have dreams that their man is going to win. The story behind the scenes, however, is a little more bawdy and involves Jack Stanton's politically astute wife; an attempt to blackmail the candidate with doctored audiotapes detailing a past sexual encounter; an alleged bastard child of Stanton's from a black teenager; a possibly illegal real estate deal known as Tidewater Estates; the uncovering of a candidate's past as a cocaine-addicted homosexual by Stanton's campaign; and the suicide of one of Stanton's longtime friends.
17.
The Birdcage (1996) as Executive Producer
A drag entertainer and his partner deal with their son's engagement to a conservative politician's daughter.
18.
Wolf (1994) as Executive Producer
A mild-mannered book editor becomes a force to be reckoned with when he's bitten by a werewolf.
19.
Honeymoon In Vegas (1992) as Executive Producer
A man decides to marry a girl in vegas even though he promised his mom he would never marry. He also loses his wife before the ceremony.
20.
Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey (1991) as Supervising Producer
Bill and Ted are killed by their evil futuristic robot twins and must travel through hell and heaven to enact their revenge.
21.
3 Men and a Little Lady (1990) as Co-Producer
Sequel to "Three Men and a Baby," set six years later, when the three bachelors journey to England to stop the wedding of Sylvia (the mother of Mary the baby) to a British director.
22.
Postcards From The Edge (1990) as Executive Producer
Based on Carrie Fisher's roman a clef, the story concerns a young actress who has recently gone through drug rehabilitation, and is trying to cope with not only the Hollywood scene but her own mother's, a former musical comedy star of the 50s and 60s, more socially acceptable alcoholism.
23.
Innocent Man, An (1989) as Co-Producer
An innocent man is sent to prison unjustly and when he is released years later, he sets about a daring scheme to clear his name.
24.
Monster Squad, The (1987) as Co-Producer
A small town is disrupted with the arrival of Dracula to retrieve an amulet controlling the balance between good and evil.
25.
Planes, Trains and Automobiles (1987) as Executive Producer
Two days before Thanksgiving, marketing consultant Neal Page races to catch a plane home to Chicago, only to find that his flight has been delayed. Hours later, he boards the plane and ends up next to obnoxious salesman, Del Griffith. When the flight is detoured to Wichita, the mismatched pair are forced to find their own way to Chicago-by any means necessary.
26.
2010 (1984) as Associate Producer
In this sequel to 2001: A Space Odyssey, a U.S.-Soviet crew investigates a mysterious monolith orbiting Jupiter.
27.
Johnny Dangerously (1984) as Associate Producer
28.
Cujo (1983) as Associate Producer
A rabid Saint Bernard traps a mother and her young son in their stalled car at a rural, isolated homestead.
29.
Grease 2 (1982) as Associate Producer
A doo-wop hootenanny featuring one of the earliest screen appearances of Michelle Pfeiffer, "Grease 2" (1982) features the return of the Pink Ladies and T-Birds of Rydell High, with a new story that stars Maxwell Caulfield as a British transfer student who is a nebbish by day and a cool rider at night. Featuring '50s heartthrob Tab Hunter, Adrian Zmed, Sid Caesar, and Judy Garland's other daughter, Lorna Luft. Songs include "Back to School," "Cool Rider" and "Girl for All Seasons."
30.
Mommie Dearest (1981) as Associate Producer
A portrayal of the actress Joan Crawford as a screaming witch-mother who abuses her kids.
31.
Steel (1980) as Associate Producer
Mike Catton was a construction site foreman, but he developed a phobia of heights after a serious accident. When a friend of his is killed while rushing to finish a skyscraper before a bank's foreclosure, Mike starts working for the man's daughter, forming a team of top notch men to finish the bulid
32.
Can't Stop The Music (1980) as Associate Producer
A lawyer helps an ex-model and a songwriter promote a gay singing group called the Village People.
33.
Grease (1978) as Associate Producer
A prim Australian exchange student falls for a high-school gang leader.

Assistant Direction (feature film)

34.
Tom Sawyer (1973)
The classic American bad boy sails the Mississippi with his friend Huck Finn after their supposed deaths.
35.
Summer Wishes, Winter Dreams (1973)
A New York City housewife faces a midlife crisis that forces her to re-consider her way of life.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

36.
Gung Ho (1986) as Production Manager
Story of cultural collision at an auto shop.
37.
2010 (1984) as Production Manager
In this sequel to 2001: A Space Odyssey, a U.S.-Soviet crew investigates a mysterious monolith orbiting Jupiter.

Film Production - Unit (feature film)

38.
Movie 43 (2013)
A screenwriter pitches a slew of bizarre, crass film ideas to a baffled studio executive. The sketches include home schooling, a kidnapped leprechaun and the joys of blind dating.
39.
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked! (2011)
Alvin, Simon, and Theodore are on a luxury cruise liner when they are 'chipwrecked' on a remote island. As they work on a plan to return home, they find that the island is not deserted as they had assumed.
40.
First Sunday (2008)
Durell and LeeJohn are best friends and bumbling petty criminals. When Durell learns that his ex-girlfriend plans to move to another state with their son--unless they can get her $17,000 to pay off a debt--they come up with a desperate scheme to rob their neighborhood church. But when the duo fumb
41.
Zoom (2006)
Many years ago, there was a colossal battle between the Team Zenith (led by the faster-than-light Captain Zoom) and their arch-nemeses, Concussion. Zoom finally destroyed Concussion, but not before his entire team was slain at the hands of Concussion's sonic blasts. As the dust settled, secret depar
42.
The Birdcage (1996) as Unit Production Manager
A drag entertainer and his partner deal with their son's engagement to a conservative politician's daughter.
43.
Wolf (1994) as Unit Production Manager
A mild-mannered book editor becomes a force to be reckoned with when he's bitten by a werewolf.
44.
I.Q. (1994) as Unit Production Manager
Set in Princeton, N.J. in the mid-1950s, the scientific genius Albert Einstein is cast in the role of a most unlikely Cupid when his brainy niece, Catherine, becomes engaged to an equally scholarly but conniving psychologist. Foreseeing a bleak future for Catherine if she goes through with the marri
45.
Honeymoon In Vegas (1992) as Unit Production Manager
A man decides to marry a girl in vegas even though he promised his mom he would never marry. He also loses his wife before the ceremony.
46.
Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey (1991) as Unit Production Manager
Bill and Ted are killed by their evil futuristic robot twins and must travel through hell and heaven to enact their revenge.
47.
Postcards From The Edge (1990) as Unit Production Manager
Based on Carrie Fisher's roman a clef, the story concerns a young actress who has recently gone through drug rehabilitation, and is trying to cope with not only the Hollywood scene but her own mother's, a former musical comedy star of the 50s and 60s, more socially acceptable alcoholism.
48.
Chances Are (1989) as Unit Production Manager
23 years after his death, a man comes back to Earth and stumbles into the life of Corinne, his former wife, as well as that of her daughter Miranda and his former best friend Philip, who harbors a long-suffering adoration for Corinne.
49.
Innocent Man, An (1989) as Unit Production Manager
An innocent man is sent to prison unjustly and when he is released years later, he sets about a daring scheme to clear his name.
50.
Monster Squad, The (1987) as Unit Production Manager
A small town is disrupted with the arrival of Dracula to retrieve an amulet controlling the balance between good and evil.
51.
Planes, Trains and Automobiles (1987) as Unit Production Manager
Two days before Thanksgiving, marketing consultant Neal Page races to catch a plane home to Chicago, only to find that his flight has been delayed. Hours later, he boards the plane and ends up next to obnoxious salesman, Del Griffith. When the flight is detoured to Wichita, the mismatched pair are forced to find their own way to Chicago-by any means necessary.
52.
Johnny Dangerously (1984) as Unit Production Manager
53.
Cujo (1983) as Unit Production Manager
A rabid Saint Bernard traps a mother and her young son in their stalled car at a rural, isolated homestead.
54.
Grease 2 (1982) as Unit Production Manager
A doo-wop hootenanny featuring one of the earliest screen appearances of Michelle Pfeiffer, "Grease 2" (1982) features the return of the Pink Ladies and T-Birds of Rydell High, with a new story that stars Maxwell Caulfield as a British transfer student who is a nebbish by day and a cool rider at night. Featuring '50s heartthrob Tab Hunter, Adrian Zmed, Sid Caesar, and Judy Garland's other daughter, Lorna Luft. Songs include "Back to School," "Cool Rider" and "Girl for All Seasons."
55.
Jinxed! (1982) as Unit Production Manager
After Don Siegel suffered a heart attack during production, Sam Peckinpah directed some of the film without credit. Screenwriter Frank D Gilroy removed his name from the finished film.
56.
Mommie Dearest (1981) as Unit Production Manager
A portrayal of the actress Joan Crawford as a screaming witch-mother who abuses her kids.
57.
American Gigolo (1980) as Unit Production Manager
Magnetic Julian Kaye, a handsome Hollywood male prostitute, makes a lucrative living as an escort to older--wealthy--women in Los Angeles. Normally disinterested in emotional entanglements, he begins a relationship with Michelle, the local senator's wife, and the both fall in love. In the interim, he is framed in a kinky murder case, and tracks down the pimp who's responsible for blaming him. Julian watches in horror as the pimp himself is killed, and then finds himself faced with prison unless the politician's wife provides him with an alibi.
58.
Steel (1980) as Unit Production Manager
Mike Catton was a construction site foreman, but he developed a phobia of heights after a serious accident. When a friend of his is killed while rushing to finish a skyscraper before a bank's foreclosure, Mike starts working for the man's daughter, forming a team of top notch men to finish the bulid
59.
Can't Stop The Music (1980) as Unit Production Manager
A lawyer helps an ex-model and a songwriter promote a gay singing group called the Village People.
60.
Grease (1978)
A prim Australian exchange student falls for a high-school gang leader.
61.
The Stepford Wives (1975) as Unit Manager
A recent arrival in suburbia suspects a sinister reason for the local women's model behavior.

Special Thanks (feature film)

62.
Portrait, The (1999) as Special Thanks
A cocky young photographer is assigned to get a portrait of the legendary Dora Gold. But Dora refuses to let herself be photographed until getting to know the young man a bit better -- and showing him a few things about himself that he doesn't want to see.

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