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John Merriman

John Merriman


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Producer (feature film)

A Twist of Sand (1968) as Associate Producer

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Where the Heart Is (1990) as Bestboy (New York)
A New York demolition entrepreneur leaves his children and their friends a house of their own that he is prevented from leveling.
Dirty Dancing (1987) as Bestboy
Its the summer of 1963 and Baby is stuck at the Catskills with her parents. Attempting to make the best of the situation, Baby attends the organized classes on merengue dancing and wig demonstration. Suddenly, all of that changes when she meets Johnny Castle, the resort''s dance instructor. With Johnny, Baby learns the steps to a new dance--a dirty dance--that allows her to discover new strengths and new talents in order to define her place in a rapidly changing world. Under the influence of Rhythm and Blues, Baby can now express herself and her love for Johnny.
House of Games (1987) as Bestboy
A psychological thriller about a successful and well known psychologist who falls under the spell of a mysterious con man. A romance ensues, as do innumerable plot twists.
The Chairman (1969) as Prod supv
An American scientist infiltrates Red China to steal scientific secrets.
Casino Royale (1967) as Production Manager
A retired James Bond goes back into action to infiltrate a nest of enemy spies.
The Naked Prey (1966) as Production Manager
A captive hunter in Africa has one chance to survive, if he can outrun a native tribe.
Pussycat Alley (1965) as Production Manager
How to Murder a Rich Uncle (1958) as Production Manager
A bumbling nobleman tries to kill his rich uncle in a series of elaborate traps.
Tank Force (1958) as Unit Manager
An American sergeant and his British crew are captured by the Nazis in Northern Africa.
High Flight (1958) as Unit Manager
A flight trainer tries to deal with a headstrong cadet.
Fire Down Below (1957) as Unit Manager
Partners in a tramp steamer both fall for a mysterious lady passenger.

Film Production - Lighting/Electrical (feature film)

Only Living Boy in New York, The (2017)
In New York City, a recent college graduate is at loose ends, a situation that's not improved when he's seduced by his powerful father's mistress.
Awake (2007)
During surgery, more than 60,000 people domestically each year experience "anesthetical awareness," a condition when anesthesia fails during surgery, leaving one completely conscious and feeling every incision, but paralyzed and incapable of doing anything about it. This is what happens to Clay.
That Night (1993) as Assistant Chief Lighting Technician
A coming-of-age story about an eleven-year-old girl who idolizes her troubled sixteen-year-old neighbor.
Betsy's Wedding (1990) as Bestboy Electrician
The father of a bride faces a serious dilemma when problems with his construction business threaten his daughter''s wedding.

Film Production - Main (special)

Dinosaurs!, The (1992) as Gaffer
A documentary examining scientific knowledge concerning the nature of dinosaurs and the prehistoric world they inhabited.

Film Production - Lighting/Electrical (special)

Recording "The Producers": A Musical Romp With Mel Brooks (2001) as Electrician
Documentary that captures the behind-the-scenes story of the full-day cast-album recording session as the company lays down the score Mel Brooks expanded from his 1968 film "The Producers." The entire cast is on hand, led by Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick, plus director Susan Stroman and writer/c
Stomp Out Loud (1997) as Electrician
Adaptation of the hit stage show "Stomp," which uses a unique combination of percussion, movement and visual comedy. Includes versions of some of the show's signature performances as well as new segments. Uses outdoor settings in Manhattan and Brooklyn.
Concealed Enemies (1984) as Lighting Assistant
A dramatization of the Alger Hiss/Whittaker Chambers spy case of the late '40s as it was carried out in hearings of the House Un-American Activities Committee. The case against Hiss later went to a criminal court where he was convicted -- some contend unjustly -- of espionage and treason agaist his

Misc. Crew (special)

Talking With (1995)
Collection of dramatic monologues featuring a cast of acclaimed actresses playing women with little in common on the surface but a shared bond of tragedy or misfortune. The segments are entitled: "Handler," "Clear Glass Marbles," "Rodeo," "Twirler" "Marks" and "Lamps."
Talking With (1995) as Electric
Collection of dramatic monologues featuring a cast of acclaimed actresses playing women with little in common on the surface but a shared bond of tragedy or misfortune. The segments are entitled: "Handler," "Clear Glass Marbles," "Rodeo," "Twirler" "Marks" and "Lamps."

Film Production - Main (TV Mini-Series)

Hallelujah (1993) as Additional Grip

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