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Philip Mitchell

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Cast (feature film)

Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song (1971) as
Melvin Van Peebles wrote, directed, produced, edited, composed and starred in this powerful and inflammatory attack on White America. After the body of a black man is discovered, Sweetback helps two white `acquaintances' in the police force to look good by agreeing to go with them to the station as a suspect. But he is forced to go on the run after brutally attacking the two policemen when they arrest and beat up a young black man.
The Misfits (1961) as Charles Steers
A sensitive divorcee gets mixed up with modern cowboys roping mustangs in the desert.

Sound (feature film)

Dark Victory (1976)
An updated version of the 1939 Bette Davis movie and the 1967 one with Susan Hayward in this poignant love story of a terminally-ill TV producer whose love for her doctor gives her the determination to go on. Billy Goldenberg was Emmy Award-nominated for his musical score. The movie was subsequently
Desperate Miles, The (1975)
A disabled Vietnam veteran, out to prove that a person does not have to be helpless, embarks on a grueling 130-mile trip in a wheelchair, an odyssey in which his life is endangered by a paranoid truck driver.
The Gay Deceivers (1969) as Sound Recording
Two men must pose as gay lovers to avoid getting drafted.
With Six You Get Eggroll (1968) as Sd mix
A widow and a widower have to contend with hostile children when they fall in love.
Killers Three (1968) as Sound
The Legend of Lylah Clare (1968) as Sound
An obsessed movie director grooms an unknown to play his deceased movie-star wife.
A Time for Killing (1967) as Sound
Confederate soldiers keep the war's ending a secret so they can escape to Mexico.
Doctor, You've Got To Be Kidding (1967) as Sound
Four suitors pursue a pregnant singer to the maternity ward.
The Trip (1967) as Sound
A young man drops acid in search of help with his troubled emotional life.
Devil's Angels (1967) as Sound
Rival motorcycle gangs take over a small town and fight it out.
Welcome to Hard Times (1967) as Mix
A broken-down sheriff tries to help his town stand against a mysterious outlaw.
The Wild Angels (1966) as Sd mix
Attempts to retrieve a stolen motorcycle land a gang member in the hospital.
Seven Women (1966) as Sound
The women staffing an isolated Chinese mission fight to survive a bandit attack.
Clarence, the Cross-Eyed Lion (1965) as Sound Recording
Animal doctors fight to protect the wildlife of Africa.
Pajama Party (1964) as Sound
A Martian teenager sent to prepare for an invasion falls in love with an Earth girl.
Mail Order Bride (1964) as Mix
An aging cowhand tries to help a young rancher settle down by buying him a wife.
Shock Corridor (1963) as Recording Supervisor
A reporter fakes insanity to crack a murder committed in an asylum.
Johnny Cool (1963) as Sound
A deported gangster trains an Italian convict to take over his operations in the U.S.
Tower of London (1962) as Sound
A hunchback murders his way to the British throne.
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962) as Sound
An experienced gunman and a peace-loving tenderfoot clash with a Western bully.
Hell Is for Heroes (1962) as Sound Recording
A small U.S. squadron holds off the Nazis in a desperate last stand.
The Devil's Partner (1961) as Sound Mixer
Summer and Smoke (1961) as Sound
A small-town spinster''''s repressed love for the local rebel spells danger.
The Misfits (1961) as Sd mix
A sensitive divorcee gets mixed up with modern cowboys roping mustangs in the desert.
Buffalo Gun (1961) as Sound Mixer
Man-Trap (1961) as Sound
During the Korean War, Matt saves the life of his buddy, Vince, who promises that someday he'll repay Matt by cutting him in on a million dollars. Eight years later Matt is in the midst of a rapidly disintegrating marriage to Nina, a man-hungry alcoholic. Vince suddenly reappears for a reunion with Matt, telling him that enemies of a Central American dictator have hijacked $3.5 million, and that he knows how he can get hold of the money and collect a large reward he'll share with Matt if he will help recover the money. Matt is skeptical, but after a particularly violent quarrel in which he leaves his wife, he agrees to go along with Vince, provided there is no gunplay.
Blue Hawaii (1961) as Sound Recording
A Hawaiian playboy defies his possessive mother to take a job with a tourist agency.
The Subterraneans (1960) as Mixer
Date Bait (1960) as Sound Mixer
House of Usher (1960) as Sound
A young man tries to rescue the woman he loves from her demonic brother.
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1960) as Sound Editing
Classic Mark Twain story of a young troublemaker who tries to help a runaway slave.
The Little Shop of Horrors (1960) as Sound Recording
A clumsy young man nurtures a bloodthirsty plant that forces him to kill to feed it.
The Last Voyage (1960) as Sd mix
Passengers and crew fight to escape a sinking ocean liner.
Crime and Punishment, U.S.A. (1959) as Sound
In an update of the Dostoyevsky classic novel, a murderer believes he can escape the penalties of justice.
The Wasp Woman (1959) as Sound
A cosmetics executive's search for eternal beauty turn her into a monster.
I, Mobster (1959) as Sound
Joe Sante wants to be the big man, and nobody is going stand in his way. In a world full of smoke, molls, shakedowns, muscle, and murder, Joe knows what he wants and how to get it. But can he disregard his poor old immigrant parents who are ashamed of his criminal life? Will he drag his sweet girlfriend into the life of the underworld? And most importantly, can Joe trust his mobster friends?
The Cosmic Man (1959) as Sound
The latest UFO, a white globe levitating in a California canyon, is investigated by the Air Force, aided by physicist Karl Sorensen. Just big enough for one "man", the object seems impenetrable, but that night a half-invisible being visits the town, and a strange bundled-up man takes a room at Angela Green's mountain lodge, the investigators' headquarters. Sorensen thinks the Cosmic Man is benevolent, but to the colonel he represents either danger...or military advantage.
The Lone Ranger and the Lost City of Gold (1958) as Sound
The masked lawman races to save the owners of a set of medallions leading to a legendary treasure.
In the Money (1958) as Recording Engineer
The Bowery Boys escort a diamond concealing poodle on a cruise.
The Littlest Hobo (1958) as Sound
Buddy Hart, Wendy Stuart, Carlyle Mitchell, Howard Hoffman, Robert Kline. London, a freight car riding canine, rescues Fleecie the lamb from an untimely end in a slaughterhouse. After this exciting experience, they wander on to the grounds of the governor''s estate where they inspire the governor''s paralyzed daughter to walk.
The Decks Ran Red (1958) as Sound Mixer
Dishonest seamen plan a murderous mutiny.
The Cry Baby Killer (1958) as Sound
17-year-old Jimmy Walker (Jack Nicholson, in his screen debut) is brutally beaten by Manny Cole (Brett Halsey) and two of his teen-age punk friends, Joey (Ralph Reed) and Al (James Fillmore), because Manny wants to move in on Jimmy's girl, Carole Fields (Carolyn Mitchell). Later, Jimmy shows up at the hangout of the teenage crowd to take Carole away, and challenges Manny to a fight. Manny's two buddies move in with brass knuckles, and one of them pulls a pistol, which falls to the ground in the scuffle. Jimmy picks it up and shoots Manny and Al. A police officer orders Jimmy to surrender, but he panics, thinking he killed the pair, and dives into a small storeroom, and holds Sam (Smoki Whitfield as Jordan "Smoki" Whitfield) and Mrs. Maxton (Barbara Knudston) and her small infant baby hostages. Police Lieutenant Porter (Myron Healey) and others plead with Jimmy to surrender and release the hostages, but the terrified Jimmy threatens Sam and Mrs. Maxton with death if they break out. A large crowd gathers and almost breaks through the police lines to storm the storeroom. Porter decides to use tear gas, with a rescue unit standing by to help Mrs. Maxton and her baby. Jimmy is captured, but because he shot in self-defense, looks forward to leniency...and on such things 45-years-and-counting careers are born.
Teenage Monster (1958) as Sound
A meteor crash turns a teenager into a raging monster held captive in the basement by his mother.
Teenage Cave Man (1958) as Sound
Robert Vaughn stars as a white 35 year old teenage caveman with styled hair who seeks to discover what is in the uncharted jungles beyond his tribe's campsite. It is against the Word (and the Word is the Law), but he breaks it anyway. Soon he discovers a strange creature which kills with its touch. We later learn that this is not a prehistoric tale, but a post-apocalyptic tale, and the strange creature is a 500-plus year old irradiated scientist in a radiation suit...
The Toughest Gun in Tombstone (1958) as Sound
A notorious gunman faces a series of challengers determined to out-shoot him.
Machine-Gun Kelly (1958) as Sound
War of the Satellites (1958) as Sound
Attack of the 50 Foot Woman (1958) as Sound
A space visitor's touch turns an unhappy heiress into a vengeful giant.
Burden of Truth (1957) as Sound
The Unearthly (1957) as Sound
Professor Charles Conway is a mad scientist attempting to develop the proverbial fountain of youth by creating "the 17th gland". Ignoring all aspects of scientific ethics, his research subjects are people who have no family and are under the impression that the doctor can cure their depression. However, his research hasn't been successful and his subjects are turned into grotesque zombies. Some of Conway's patients begin to catch on to his scheme and intend to stop him.
Invasion of the Saucer Men (1957) as Sound Recording
A teenage couple making out in the woods accidentally runs over an alien creature with their car. The creature's hand falls off, but it comes alive, and, with an eye growing out of it, begins to stalk the teens. Meanwhile, Joe the town drunk wants to store the body in his refrigerator, but some of the alien's buddies inject alcohol into his system, and Joe dies of an overdose.
Reform School Girl (1957) as Sound
For refusing to squeal on her delinquent boyfriend, a teen girl is thrown into reform school where she ends up meeting his ex-girlfriend and the jealous tempers fly.
Not of This Earth (1957) as Sound
An alien agent (Paul Birch) from the distant planet Davana is sent to earth via a high-tech matter transporter. There he terrorizes Southern California in an attempt to acquire blood for his dying race, the result of a devastating nuclear war.
The Brain from Planet Arous (1957) as Sound
A powerful criminal brain from the planet Arous, Gor, assumes the body of scientist Steve March. Thru March he begins to control the world by threatening destruction to any country challenging his domination. Another brain, Val, works with Marchs future wife Sally to defeat Gor. Val explains that Gor will be vulnerable when he is forced to leave March at intervals to re-energize. Gors vulnerable spot, the Fissure of Orlando, is described in a note left by Sally in Steve's lab.
It Conquered the World (1956) as Sound
One of several remaining members of its race, an alien from Venus is guided to Earth by disgruntled scientist Tom Anderson, who tells it which humans it should attach mind control devices to. Among them is his old friend, fellow scientist Paul Nelson. Nelson, after killing a flying bat-thing which carries the device, finally persuades the paranoid Anderson that he's been wrong to ally himself with an alien bent on world domination. They hurriedly leave when they discover Tom's wife has picked up a rifle and gone to the alien's cave to try to kill it.
Five Guns West (1955) as Sound
No Escape (1953) as Sound
A woman and a songwriter suspected of murder join forces to crack the case.
The Miracle of the Bells (1948) as Sound
A town supports the memory of an aspiring actress who dies before her first film premieres.
A Game of Death (1945) as Recording
A novelist and a pair of siblings are among the innocents stranded on remote island at the mercy of Nazi madman.
My Pal Wolf (1944) as Recording
A little girl fights to keep her dog over her nanny's objections.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Jacksons: An American Dream, The (1992)
A two-part miniseries chronicling the lives of the Jackson family from the courtship of their parents to the Jackson's Victory Tour.
Americathon (1979) as Boom Operator
Set in the future year of 1998, the United States is in crisis. The country has run out of oil, and people are living in their useless cars, using jogging and bicycling are their main forms of transportation. The federal government is near backruptcy and about to be foreclosed on by a cartel of Native Americans. The President and a consultant decide that their only hope is to hold a telethon to raise the money to save the country.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

Dark Victory (1976)
An updated version of the 1939 Bette Davis movie and the 1967 one with Susan Hayward in this poignant love story of a terminally-ill TV producer whose love for her doctor gives her the determination to go on. Billy Goldenberg was Emmy Award-nominated for his musical score. The movie was subsequently
Desperate Miles, The (1975)
A disabled Vietnam veteran, out to prove that a person does not have to be helpless, embarks on a grueling 130-mile trip in a wheelchair, an odyssey in which his life is endangered by a paranoid truck driver.

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