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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Sound (feature film)

1.
Deadly Messages (1985)
Would-be thriller involving a woman on the run from a vicious killer, her skeptical live-in lover, a spooky motel owner and an antique Ouija board conveying messages from the spirit world. Brad Fiedel's eerie music is as much a star of this one as any of the actors literally running around for about
2.
Woman in Red, The (1984) as Sound Recording Mixer
A happily married man spies a beautiful model and becomes obsessed with meeting and possibly courting her.
3.
Swing Shift (1984) as Sound Recording Mixer
During World War II, a women has an affair with a co-worker and must deal with the after war repercussions.
4.
Death Wish II (1982) as Sound Recording Mixer
The architect from New York turns vigilante in Los Angeles after more brutality too close to home.
5.
Airplane II: The Sequel (1982) as Sound Recording Mixer
Though haunted by combat memories, heroic pilot Ted Striker agrees to return to the cockpit to man the controls of Mayflower One, America''s first commercial spacecraft. But, as soon as Mayflower One lifts off, an electrical malfunction sends the ship veering off course. A shaken Striker struggles to guide the shuttle through a treacherous asteroid belt, tame its failing computer systems and stop the disgruntled Joe Seluchi from detonating a deadly bomb on board.
6.
Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982) as Sound Recording Mixer
Growing up confounds a group of California teens.
7.
Only When I Laugh (1981) as Sound Recording Mixer
An alcoholic actress fights to come back while trying to raise her teen daughter.
8.
Hero At Large (1980) as Sound Recording Mixer
Steve is a struggling actor who gets a job dressing up as the comic book hero Captain Avenger for appearances at book stores and conventions. While in costume, Steve manages to stop a grocery store hold-up, and because he leaves as soon as the police arrive, witnesses take his modest behavior as proof that he is an actual superhero. When the mayor of the city politicizes the situation to help him win the next election, the public turns against Captain Avenger. But after Steve rescues several people from a fire while wearing his street clothes, he becomes a real hero.
9.
Airplane! (1980) as Sound Recording Mixer
When a flight crew falls ill, the only man who can land the plane is afraid of flying.
10.
Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979) as Sound Mixer
Captain Kirk reassembles his old crew on the newly refit Starship Enterprise and is sent out to investigate a mysterious cloud-like entity.
11.
Chapter Two (1979) as Sound Recording Mixer
A widower risks his heart when he''''s drawn to a young actress.
12.
Love Affair: The Eleanor and Lou Gehrig Story, A (1978)
A sentimental retelling of the love story of baseball immortal Lou Gehrig and his wife, told from her point of view. Originally this was to have premiered in October 1977, but ironically it was pre-empted by the World Series. Instead it had its initial airing opposite the Super Bowl Game! An Emmy Aw
13.
American Hot Wax (1978) as Sound Recording Mixer
It is the early 1950s, and disc jockey Alan Freed is promoting a new style of music called rock and roll. Freed is attempting to stage the very first live rock show at Brooklyn''s Paramount Theatre, but in order to do so he has to the outrage and angry protests of parents, political conservatives and the local police.
14.
Audrey Rose (1977) as Sound Recording Mixer
A married couple fear their daughter is the reincarnation of a girl killed in a terrible accident.
15.
Sparkle (1976) as Sound Recording Mixer
The three Williams sisters start out singing in their church choir in Harlem in the late 1950s and become a successful girl group in the 1960s. But their sudden rise to stardom causes problems in their lives.
16.
A Star Is Born (1976) as Sound Recording Mixer
A fast-rising singer tries to put a has-been rocker back on top.
17.
Shampoo (1975) as Sound Mixer
A hairdresser expresses his fear of commitment by seducing his female clients.
18.
Day of the Locust, The (1975) as Sound Recording Mixer
Tod Hackett, a new arrival to Los Angeles and aspiring art director, is trying to make it in Hollywood in the late 1930's. He soon finds himself increasingly infatuated with his mysterious neighbor, Faye, a wanna-be starlet with possibly devious motives of her own. As Tod is drawn deeper into th
19.
Last Survivors, The (1975)
This uncredited remake of the Tyrone Power movie "Abandon Ship" (1957) recounts the agony of a ship's officer who must decide which passengers in an overcrowded lifeboat are to be sacrificed so that the majority can survive an approaching typhoon.
20.
Posse (1975) as Sound Recording Mixer
A U.S. marshal tries to use the hunt for a criminal to launch his political career.
21.
Farewell, My Lovely (1975) as Sound Recording Mixer
This, the second adaptation of Raymond Chandler's novel is much closer to the source text than the original, 'Murder, My Sweet', which tended to avoid some of the sleazier parts of the plot, but still concerns private eye Philip Marlowe's attempts to locate Velma, a former dancer at a seedy nightclub, and the girlfriend of Moose Malloy, a petty criminal just out of prison. Marlowe finds that once he has taken the case events conspire to put him in dangerous situations, and he is forced to follow a confusing trail of untruths and double crosses before he is able to locate Velma.
22.
Journey From Darkness (1975)
A brilliant blind student fights a seemingly hopeless battle to gain acceptance into medical school.
23.
The Parallax View (1974) as Sound Mixer
A reporter uncovers the deadly conspiracy behind a political assassination.
24.
Thomasine and Bushrod (1974) as Sound Recording Mixer
A pair of thieves steals from the rich to give to poor people of color.
25.
The Last Detail (1973) as Sound Recording Mixer
Two shore patrolmen decide to show a prisoner a good time on his way to the brig.
26.
The Thief Who Came to Dinner (1973) as Sound Recording Mixer
A jewel thief worms his way into Texas society.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

27.
Woman in Red, The (1984)
A happily married man spies a beautiful model and becomes obsessed with meeting and possibly courting her.
28.
Swing Shift (1984)
During World War II, a women has an affair with a co-worker and must deal with the after war repercussions.
29.
Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)
Though haunted by combat memories, heroic pilot Ted Striker agrees to return to the cockpit to man the controls of Mayflower One, America''s first commercial spacecraft. But, as soon as Mayflower One lifts off, an electrical malfunction sends the ship veering off course. A shaken Striker struggles to guide the shuttle through a treacherous asteroid belt, tame its failing computer systems and stop the disgruntled Joe Seluchi from detonating a deadly bomb on board.
30.
Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982)
Growing up confounds a group of California teens.
31.
Death Wish II (1982)
The architect from New York turns vigilante in Los Angeles after more brutality too close to home.
32.
Only When I Laugh (1981)
An alcoholic actress fights to come back while trying to raise her teen daughter.
33.
Airplane! (1980)
When a flight crew falls ill, the only man who can land the plane is afraid of flying.
34.
Hero At Large (1980)
Steve is a struggling actor who gets a job dressing up as the comic book hero Captain Avenger for appearances at book stores and conventions. While in costume, Steve manages to stop a grocery store hold-up, and because he leaves as soon as the police arrive, witnesses take his modest behavior as proof that he is an actual superhero. When the mayor of the city politicizes the situation to help him win the next election, the public turns against Captain Avenger. But after Steve rescues several people from a fire while wearing his street clothes, he becomes a real hero.
35.
Chapter Two (1979)
A widower risks his heart when he''''s drawn to a young actress.
36.
Love Affair: The Eleanor and Lou Gehrig Story, A (1978)
A sentimental retelling of the love story of baseball immortal Lou Gehrig and his wife, told from her point of view. Originally this was to have premiered in October 1977, but ironically it was pre-empted by the World Series. Instead it had its initial airing opposite the Super Bowl Game! An Emmy Aw
37.
American Hot Wax (1978)
It is the early 1950s, and disc jockey Alan Freed is promoting a new style of music called rock and roll. Freed is attempting to stage the very first live rock show at Brooklyn''s Paramount Theatre, but in order to do so he has to the outrage and angry protests of parents, political conservatives and the local police.
38.
Audrey Rose (1977)
A married couple fear their daughter is the reincarnation of a girl killed in a terrible accident.
39.
Sparkle (1976)
The three Williams sisters start out singing in their church choir in Harlem in the late 1950s and become a successful girl group in the 1960s. But their sudden rise to stardom causes problems in their lives.
40.
A Star Is Born (1976)
A fast-rising singer tries to put a has-been rocker back on top.
41.
Last Survivors, The (1975)
This uncredited remake of the Tyrone Power movie "Abandon Ship" (1957) recounts the agony of a ship's officer who must decide which passengers in an overcrowded lifeboat are to be sacrificed so that the majority can survive an approaching typhoon.
42.
Journey From Darkness (1975)
A brilliant blind student fights a seemingly hopeless battle to gain acceptance into medical school.
43.
Farewell, My Lovely (1975)
This, the second adaptation of Raymond Chandler's novel is much closer to the source text than the original, 'Murder, My Sweet', which tended to avoid some of the sleazier parts of the plot, but still concerns private eye Philip Marlowe's attempts to locate Velma, a former dancer at a seedy nightclub, and the girlfriend of Moose Malloy, a petty criminal just out of prison. Marlowe finds that once he has taken the case events conspire to put him in dangerous situations, and he is forced to follow a confusing trail of untruths and double crosses before he is able to locate Velma.
44.
Day of the Locust, The (1975)
Tod Hackett, a new arrival to Los Angeles and aspiring art director, is trying to make it in Hollywood in the late 1930's. He soon finds himself increasingly infatuated with his mysterious neighbor, Faye, a wanna-be starlet with possibly devious motives of her own. As Tod is drawn deeper into th
45.
Posse (1975)
A U.S. marshal tries to use the hunt for a criminal to launch his political career.
46.
Thomasine and Bushrod (1974)
A pair of thieves steals from the rich to give to poor people of color.
47.
The Last Detail (1973)
Two shore patrolmen decide to show a prisoner a good time on his way to the brig.
48.
The Thief Who Came to Dinner (1973)
A jewel thief worms his way into Texas society.

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