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Tom Mccarthy

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Sound (feature film)

Blankman (1994) as Supervising Sound Editor
A comic-book fable set in Metro City, Chicago about the two Walker brothers--the youngest, Darryl, is a self-appointed, neighborhood crime fighter much to the dismay of his protective elder brother, Kevin, who has lost faith in everything--particularly in the notion that his brother is a superhero.
Lost in Yonkers (1993) as Supervising Sound Editor
Two motherless boys go to live with their stern grandmother and crazy aunt.
Poetic Justice (1993) as Supervising Sound Editor
The loss of her lover to gang violence and her alcoholic mother's suicide has made Justice a recluse whose singular form of expression and survival is her poetry. Abandoned and alone, Justice's tough-talking persona masks her insecurity and distrust of people. Lucky is a stalwart postal carrier who has successfully resisted the temptations of a seemingly natural existence on the streets. Dedicated to raising his daughter while her mother spends her days on crack, Lucky's ambition to transcend the limitations of life in the hood compels him to spend weekends in Oakland in his cousin's eight-track garage studio, recording rap songs that enable him to creatively voice his inner rage and build hope for his future. Both Justice and Lucky are recluses and dreamers pushing through the status quo to make their own destinies. Against the backdrop of urban despair and loneliness, they struggle to find love, hope and, ultimately personal transformation.
Stephen King's Sleepwalkers (1992) as Supervising Sound Editor
Capable of taking feline form, mother and son are modern-day vampires who crave high-minded women.
Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992) as Supervising Sound Editor
Based on the Victorian horror novel written by Bram Stoker in 1897, about the vampire Dracula, who is on a quest to be eternally reunited with the one woman he ever loved. Dracula travels from Transylvania to London to find the young woman who is the double image of the love he lost centuries earlier.
Mo' Money (1992) as Supervising Sound Editor
Story about a young con man who goes straight when he falls in love--only to find himself caught in the middle of an enormous scam that only he and his brother can stop.
Beethoven (1992) as Supervising Sound Editor
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!
V.I. Warshawski (1991) as Supervising Sound Editor
A female detective teams up with a teenage girl to solve the mystery behind her father''s murder, and uncovers intrigue within a wealthy Chicago family.
My Girl (1991) as Supervising Sound Editor
Story about a precocious 11-year-old girl, being raised by her widowed father, who learns to love her wacky family with the help of her best friend.
All I Want for Christmas (1991) as Supervising Sound Editor
This heartwarming made-for-TV holiday movie stars the legendary Mickey Rooney as a down on his luck, but cheerful old man. Barely getting by as a petty thief, Rooney''s life of crime is beginning to catch up with him. But when a young girl comes to believe that the elderly crook is Santa''s answer to her wish for a grandfather, the old man learns valuable lessons about life and love in the process of keeping the youngster''s dream alive.
Toy Soldiers (1991) as Supervising Sound Editor
An exclusive prep school housing boys known for their discipline problems is taken over by Colombian terrorists. Some of the students courageously rebel, allowing for a successful military rescue.
Ghost Dad (1990) as Sound Editor Supervisor
A father''s encounter with the supernatural teaches him a valuable lesson about keeping in touch with his children.
Prince and the Pauper, The (1990) as Sound Editor Supervisor
Mickey Mouse is the prince who changes places with a look-alike subject.
Fire Birds (1990) as Sound Editor Supervisor
The United States Army and the Drug Enforcement Agency join forces to break up a drug and terrorism operation.
Arachnophobia (1990) as Sound Editor Supervisor
A doctor with a deathly fear of spiders moves to a small town invaded by deadly versions of the same.
Farewell to the King (1989) as Sound Editor Supervisor
In the last days of World War II, a British captain is parachuted into Borneo to organize resistance against the Japanese. In order to accomplish his mission, he must deal with an American who has made himself almost a God in the eyes of the local inhabitants.
Old Gringo (1989) as Sound Editor Supervisor
An American schoolteacher is kidnapped by Mexican revolutionaries.
Troop Beverly Hills (1989) as Sound Editor Supervisor
Phyllis Nefler, a hoity-toity, out-of-touch Beverly Hills housewife, does little more with her life than go shopping. With her husband wanting a divorce, Phyllis looks for an outlet to make herself useful, and finds it by occupying the open position as leader of her daughter''s "Wilderness Girls" troop, the world''s richest girl scouts. After initially holding camp-outs at the Beverly Hills hotel and earning badges for facials and pricing jewelry, the girls and Phyllis must prove that they truly have survival and leadership skills.
Triumph of the Spirit (1989) as Sound Editor Supervisor
True story of Salamo Arouche -- a fighter imprisoned in Auschwitz, forced to box for his Nazi captors.
Ghostbusters II (1989) as Sound Editor Supervisor
The ghostbusters face the spirit of a warlock that lives in his self-portrait in a New York museum.
Lean on Me (1989) as Sound Editor Supervisor
Lean on me is the true story of high school principal Joe Clark, who armed himself with a bullhorn and a Louisville slugger and slammed the doors on losers at Eastside High in Paterson, New Jersey. Brought in to save the school, he chained the doors to keep trouble makers out and strivers in. Some p
Heartbreak Hotel (1988) as Sound Editor Supervisor
A boy kidnaps Elvis Presley and brings him home to his mother.
Fresh Horses (1988) as Sound Editor Supervisor
Romantic drama between a sophisticated college senior and a rural southern girl.
Casual Sex? (1988) as Sound Editor Supervisor
Story revolves around two modern women on vacation at a chic and exclusive health spa.
Great Outdoors, The (1988) as Sound Editor Supervisor
Chet Ripley, a hard-working family man, packs up his family for a vacation at a lakeside resort in the mountains. However, any hope at peace and tranquility is squashed the moment Roman, his obnoxious brother-in-law, shows up with his wife and kids. Chet does his best to keep his patience and try to enjoy the wilderness, but due to Roman''s constant annoying presence, the vacation can''t end soon enough for the Ripleys.
Dominick And Eugene (1988) as Sound Editor Supervisor
Story of twin brothers, one of whom is studying to be a doctor, and is being put through medical school by his mentally handicapped sibling.
Vice Versa (1988) as Sound Editor Supervisor
Comedy about a Buddhist skull that has the power to switch the personalities between a father and son.
La Bamba (1987) as Sound Editor Supervisor
Singer Richie Valens fights family problems and bigotry to become a recording star.
*batteries not included (1987) as Sound Editor Supervisor
Aliens in tiny space ships visit Earth.
Adventures in Babysitting (1987) as Sound Editor Supervisor
Chris Parker agrees to babysit after her "dream" date stands her up. Expecting a dull evening, Chris settles down with three kids for a night of TV and boredom. But when her frantic friend Brenda calls and pleads to be rescued from the bus station in downtown Chicago, Babysitter and kids leave their safe suburban surroundings and head for the heart of the big city. What then transpires is an evening of one hair-raising adventure after another.
*batteries not included (1987) as Sounds (Spaceship)
Aliens in tiny space ships visit Earth.
Legal Eagles (1986) as Sound Editor Supervisor
Chelsea has been accused of stealing a painting from a Manhattan art dealer. Her attorney, Laura Kelly, is so certain that the case involves far more than a stolen painting, that she involves D.A. Tom Logan in the investigation. Tom learns that Chelsea''s father was an art collector and that Chelsea witnessed a fire in their home as a small child. The fire was thought to have destroyed the entire collection, so when one of the paintings goes on display at a Manhattan gallery, Tom realizes that Laura was right.
Tough Guys (1986) as Sound Editor Supervisor
Archie Long and Harry Doyle are a pair of old-time criminals, jailed for 30 years after committing the last train robbery in the US. Upon their release, Harry, the older of the two, must go to a nursing home, while Archie is offered a chance at menial employment. Neither will be allowed to contact the other for three years, a jarring proposition that doesn''t sit well with either man. Meanwhile, Deke Yablonski, the lawman who arrested them, keeps an eye on Harry and Archie, convinced that they will return to a life of crime.
Back To School (1986) as Sound Editor Supervisor
Against All Odds (1984) as Sound Editor
A shady nightclub owner and part-time bookie sends a down-and-out ex-pro football player to Mexico to find the former's girlfriend who has run out on him. But, once he tracks her down, the ex-jock falls for her and then tries to cover it up by saying he can't find her.
Hanky-Panky (1982) as Sound Effects
When the beauty with whom he shared a taxi is murdered, a man is forced to go on the run.
Heaven's Gate (1980) as Sound Editor
A Wyoming sheriff tries to protect immigrant farmers from ruthless ranchers.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

*batteries not included (1987)
Aliens in tiny space ships visit Earth.

Sound (special)

Private Eyes: Undercover (2001) as Audio Post Manager
Documentary about private investigators. The program explores the roles that private eyes are filling in today's world, including corporate investigators, trainers of VIP protection services and agents for insurance companies proving false claims.

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