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Birth Place: Profession: Film Production - Construction/Set ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Film Production - Main (feature film)

1.
Firestarter (1984) as Technical Advisor (Weapons)
A child has the amazing ability to start fires with just a glance.

Film Production - Construction/Set (feature film)

2.
Pray TV (1982)
A newly ordained minister accepts a summer job with a dynamic TV evangelist only to find deep conflicts between the latter's conventional activities servicing his community's spiritual needs and his power wielded as a television celebrity. A similarly titled theatrical feature dealt more light-heart
3.
Under The Rainbow (1981) as Props
150 little people converge on Hollywood in 1938 as preparations are being made to film "The Wizard of Oz"
4.
The Buddy Holly Story (1978) as Props
The pioneering rock musician fights to win acceptance for his new breed of music.
5.
Murder at the World Series (1977)
A troubled young man, bent on avenging the Houston Astro baseball team's rejection of him, plots a bizarre kidnapping during the final two games of the World Series in Houston and places the lives of five innocent women in jeopardy.
6.
Eleanor and Franklin: The White House Years (1977)
A further look into the lives of F.D.R. and Eleanor Roosevelt during their twelve-year residence at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, reuniting most of the cast and technical crew responsible for the multiple-award-winning first film (1976). Equally as honored (with seventeen Emmy nominations), this film wa
7.
Street Killing (1976)
In a pilot for a prospective series, Andy Griffith is cast against type in this crime drama as a prosecutor for the New York District Attorney's Office who connects a street mugging and murder to an organized crime chief and a crooked politician.
8.
Great Houdinis, The (1976)
A biographical dramatization of the life and times of the world-renowned illusionist and escape artist whose glittering career masked a deep obsession with the occult, culminated by a vow that he would one day speak from the beyond, a promise he made to his wife on his deathbed in 1926. Ruth Gordon
9.
Huckleberry Finn (1975)
The Mark Twain perennial with freckle-faced Ron Howard and most of his family -- father Rance, mother Jean, brother Clint -- in this TV update of the classic. Previous Huck Finns on film were Lewis Sargent in 1919, Junior Durkin (1931) in the Jackie Cooper movie about Tom Sawyer, Mickey Rooney (1939

Film Production - Construction/Set (TV Mini-Series)

10.
John Steinbeck's "East of Eden" (1981)
This three-part, eight-hour exploration of the John Steinbeck novel about the Trask family and the women who haunted their lives for two generations covered far more ground than did the 1955 feature film that starred James Dean, Julie Harris and Raymond Massey. Timothy Bottoms and Bruce Boxleitner a

Film Production - Construction/Set (TV Mini-Series)

11.
Eleanor and Franklin (1976)
An acclaimed, multi-award-winning production based on Lash's Pulitzer Prize-winning best-seller, with the story of the Roosevelts, from early youth to FDR's death in 1945, told through the recollections of the widowed Eleanor. Chosen Outstanding Special (1975-76 season) in the Emmy Awards ceremony,

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