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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Visual Effects (feature film)

1.
Semi-Pro (2008)
In 1976, the maverick ABA is a fast-paced, wild and crazy basketball league that rivals the NBA and makes a name for itself with innovations like the three-point shot and slam dunk contest. Jackie Moon is a one-hit wonder who used the profits from the success of his chart-topping song "Love Me Sexy"
2.
Team America: World Police (2004) as Mechanical Designer (Animated Fx)
Team America, an international police force dedicated to maintaining global stability, learns that a power-hungry dictator is brokering weapons of mass destruction to terrorists. The heroes embark upon a harrowing mission to save the world.
3.
Dr. Dolittle 2 (2001) as Puppeteer
Sequel to DR. DOLITTLE
4.
Zone 39 (1999) as Digital Effects Designer
In an arid, waterless world, a bereaving widowed man is sent to protect a remote outpost from evil enemies.
5.
Ed (1996) as Puppeteer ("Ed" Puppeteer)
Jack Cooper never imagined a friend like Ed. Up from the farm with a shot as a pitcher on a minor league baseball team, Jack finds his curveball and his career in deep trouble when more than the cows in his barnyard watch him wind up. In a word, he chokes. Cooper's dubious luck brings him an amazing
6.
Jingle All the Way (1996) as Puppeteer/Reindeer
Christmas. It's the most magical time of year. But while many are bustling to find their children the perfect gifts, others aren't quite ready to adopt the holiday spirit. High-powered businessman Howard Langston loves his family, but he just can't seem to find enough time for wife Liz and son Jamie. But Howard will make it up to Jamie... he'll buy him the toy on every child's list to Santa -- and the hottest action figure of the season -- Turbo Man! Unfortunately, Howard if facing one BIG problem: It's Christmas Eve, and Turbo Man has been sold out since Thanksgiving! Howard's down-to-the-wire trek to find Turbo Man quickly turns into an odyssey wilder than he could have ever imagined. In the course of his seemingly endless Yuletide misadventures, he finds himself in a no-holds-barred fight-to-the-finish with a crazed postman named Myron, who is out to claim the last Turbo Man for his own kid.
7.
Ed (1996) as Makeup (Animated Engineering)
Jack Cooper never imagined a friend like Ed. Up from the farm with a shot as a pitcher on a minor league baseball team, Jack finds his curveball and his career in deep trouble when more than the cows in his barnyard watch him wind up. In a word, he chokes. Cooper's dubious luck brings him an amazing
8.
Fluke (1995) as Puppeteer
A man is reincarnated as a dog and tries to find his family from his previous life.
9.
Beethoven's 2nd (1993) as Puppeteer
Beethoven (the dog) meets a female dog and has a litter of puppies. However trouble arises when the mother of the puppies is kidnapped and the pups are threatened as well.
10.
Super Mario Bros. (1993) as Mechanical Special Effects Animated Engineer ("Yoshi")
Live-action film based on the Nintendo video game about two Italian plumber brothers from Brooklyn; story has them going on an adventure into the Mushroom Kingdom and trying to save a girl from an evil dinosaur/human villain.
11.
Death Becomes Her (1992) as Puppeteer
Story about a vain actress, married to a plastic surgeon, and an author of beauty books, who both attempt to gain eternal youth, only to discover some unpleasant side effects.
12.
Beethoven (1992) as Mechanical Effects Designer
With nefarious dognappers hot on his heels, an adorable puppy named Beethoven adopts the unsuspecting Newton family - and promptly grows up into 185 pounds of romping, drooling, disaster-prone St. Bernard!
13.
Alien 3 (1992) as Alien Creature Effects Crew
Ripley lands on a prison planet, where an alien begins to terrorize the convicts and impregnates Ripley.
14.
Wild Hearts Can't Be Broken (1991) as Puppeteer
Based on the true story of Sonora Webster, a stunt rider whose famous trick was to dive on horseback into a tank of water.
15.
Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child, A (1989)
Alice is dealing with numerous problems: high school graduation, a long-term relationship, an illegitimate pregnancy, and - of course - Mr. Freddy Krueger. This time, Krueger finds a new point of entry in the persistent dream state of Alice's unborn child, allowing him to taunt Alice even when she's
16.
Mac And Me (1988) as Puppeteer (Alien)
A young boy in a wheelchair finds comfort and friendship through an alien wanted by the FBI.
17.
Child's Play (1988) as Chucky Puppeteer
Police shoot and kill a convicted strangler after cornering him in a toy store. As the man is dying, he transfers his soul into a doll.
18.
Child's Play (1988) as Mechanical Crew Member (Chucky Construction Unit)
Police shoot and kill a convicted strangler after cornering him in a toy store. As the man is dying, he transfers his soul into a doll.
19.
Pumpkinhead (1988) as Creature Effects Mechanical Department
After a man's son is accidentally killed by a group of teenagers, he calls upon the powers of a vengeful demon to avenge the death.
20.
Invaders From Mars (1986) as Mechanical Department Coordinator
21.
Creature (1985) as Special Props Creator
22.
Friday the 13th, Part V: A New Beginning (1985) as Special Makeup Effects
When Tommy was a child he killed the infamous Jason Voorhees, a detranged murderer who had brutally slaughtered many people over the years. Now a teenager, Tommy is haunted by the fear that Jason might return, and checks into a group home for mentally disturbed young people. Soon after his arrival, Tommy sees one of the other residents being brutally killed by a psychopathic patient. The psychopath is incarcerated, but as residents continue to be killed Tommy becomes a suspect and begins to question his sanity. Teaming up with the grandson of one of the employees, Tommy tries to stay alive and learn the identity of the killer.
23.
Cujo (1983) as Visual Effects Assistant
A rabid Saint Bernard traps a mother and her young son in their stalled car at a rural, isolated homestead.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

24.
Beloved (1998) as Animatronics Dog Effects Creator (Animated Engineering Inc)
Sethe is a woman of elemental grace and unspoken mystery. A figure of fierce determination, Sethe is a runaway slave struggling to carve out her own simple existence with her children in rural Ohio, 1873. Preventing her from achieving that, however, is the painful legacy of her former life, and the
25.
Edge, The (1997) as Animatronic Bear Creator (Animated Engineering Inc)
A bookish billionaire, Charles Morse, accompanies his younger model wife, Mickey, to Alaska for a photo shoot. When fashion photographer Robert Green and his assistant Stephen set out on a private plane in search of an Indian to pose for the shoot, Charles comes along for the ride. Stranded after the plane crashes into a lake, the men must formulate a strategy to survive and it is Charles, with his book smarts, who devises many of the best ideas. Stephen, whose bleeding leg attracks a Kodiak bear, is killed leaving only Charles and Robert to continue. Both have become suspicious of each other with Charles beginning to suspect Robert of trying to kill him so that he can continue an affair with Mickey.
26.
Jingle All the Way (1996) as Animatronics ("Reindeer Head" Supplier (Animated Engineering Inc))
Christmas. It's the most magical time of year. But while many are bustling to find their children the perfect gifts, others aren't quite ready to adopt the holiday spirit. High-powered businessman Howard Langston loves his family, but he just can't seem to find enough time for wife Liz and son Jamie. But Howard will make it up to Jamie... he'll buy him the toy on every child's list to Santa -- and the hottest action figure of the season -- Turbo Man! Unfortunately, Howard if facing one BIG problem: It's Christmas Eve, and Turbo Man has been sold out since Thanksgiving! Howard's down-to-the-wire trek to find Turbo Man quickly turns into an odyssey wilder than he could have ever imagined. In the course of his seemingly endless Yuletide misadventures, he finds himself in a no-holds-barred fight-to-the-finish with a crazed postman named Myron, who is out to claim the last Turbo Man for his own kid.
27.
Monster Squad, The (1987) as Monster Mechanical Department Staff
A small town is disrupted with the arrival of Dracula to retrieve an amulet controlling the balance between good and evil.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

28.
Even Stevens Movie, The (2003) as Puppeteer

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