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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Art Department (feature film)

1.
Down Periscope (1996) as Assistant Property Master
Nuclear submarine captain wannabe Tom Dodge's dream command turns out to be an underseas nightmare when he's handed the reigns of the U.S.S. Stingray, a decrepit rustbucket of a diesel sub. The just-out-of-mothballs, World War II-vintage tub is only the beginning of Tom's problems as he embarks on a
2.
Malice (1993) as Assistant Property Master
In a small New England college town, a surgeon, a college dean and his wife become inextricably drawn together into a web of intrigue.
3.
Undercover Blues (1993) as Assistant Property Master
A married couple of ex-spies are hired for one last job while on vacation in New Orleans with their baby daughter.

Film Production - Construction/Set (feature film)

4.
Hunted, The (2003) as On Set Dresser
The FBI's most famous tracker is on the trail of a villain who murders people in order to become the subject of a manhunt.
5.
Little Richard (2000)
Television movie based on the life of entertainer Little Richard, ne Richard Penniman. Heavily steeped in gospel music while growing up as one of 12 children in Georgia, Little Richard experienced traumatic loss at an early age when his father was murdered. However, the artist went on to create a ne
6.
Play it to the Bone (1999) as Property Master
Best friends and professional boxing rivals Vince Boudreau and Cesar Dominguez haven't worked for years. Finally, from out of the blue, they get a chance of a lifetime: an assignment to work together in Vegas. The job promises big money, but there's a hitch: they have to be there NOW. They quickly hit he road with Grace Pasic at the wheel, embarking on a circuitous route through the sizzling desert. Sparks fly as the competitive Vince and Caesar antagonize each other to a frenzy matched only by Grace's combative temper. The going gets rough as they pick up sultry hitchhiker Lia, whose presence throws the trio into further upheaval. A riotous race ensues as Vince and Caesar scramble to make it to Vegas for their big showdown.
7.
Vegas Vacation (1997) as Property Master
Nobody plans a vacation better than Clark Griswold. This time out, Clark has finally chosen the perfect destination. He's selected the Promised Land where the Griswolds can enjoy their own special brand of kinship and reach certain vacation nirvana: the new family-entertainment capital of America -- Las Vegas, Nevada. But Clark didn't count on one thing. Despite Vegas' new image as a city with wholesome activities for the whole family to enjoy, its tempting underbelly still lures the unsuspecting with its glitzy, glammy enchantments. And each wide-eyed member of the Griswold gang becomes seduced by the easy enticements of Sin City. Can the Griswolds come back together once they've tasted the high life in Lost Wages? Before their Vegas voyage is over, they'll see and do it all: wonder at the illusion of a Siegfried & Roy stage extravaganza, scale the dizzying heights of the Hoover Dam, thrill at the bulbs and buzz on the Strip and indulge in the decadent pleasures of the big-ticket suites.
8.
Little Girls in Pretty Boxes (1997)
Movie based on Joan Ryan's book of the same title about a mother's experiences with the U.S. gymnastics establishment while her daughter was undergoing amateur training and competition. Depicts the compromising position in which some young athletes unwittingly find themselves in the name of competit
9.
Tin Cup (1996) as Property Master
If Roy "Tin Cup" McAvoy had played it safe, he might have been golfing on the pro tour instead of giving lessons at a driving range in the tiny West Texas town of Salome. And he wouldn't be sacrificing his dignity to David Simms, a PGA star and longtime rival, by accepting a job as his caddie. Roy should have controlled what his best friend, Romeo Posar, called his "inner demons." When Dr. Molly Griswold walked onto his green, he should have settled for giving the lady psychologist golf lessons and never allowed himself to fall in love with her. But something about Molly's rational mind, her sharp wit, and her long legs makes it clear to Tin Cup that once again, he's not going to play it safe. Even though she's already Simms' girlfriend. Roy has to win Molly with a gesture so grand that nothing less than her undying adoration would be an appropriate response. And suddenly, inspiration strikes: All Roy has to do is win the U.S. Open - the most difficult tournament in the pro golfing world.
10.
Operation Dumbo Drop (1995) as Property Master (Los Angeles/Florida Crew)
A comic battle of wills and an outrageous test of endurance ensues when five Green Berets stationed in Vietnam in 1968, grudgingly undertake the mission of a lifetime--to secretly transport an 8,000 lb. elephant through 200 miles of rough jungle terrain. Chaos and calamity prevail when Captain Sam Cahill makes a promise to the Montagnard villagers of Dak Nhe, to replace their prized elephant in time for an upcoming ceremonial ritual. To Sam, it's a matter of honor to help these people who have supported the American's efforts. But to Captain T.C. Doyle, a tough-nosed West Point officer sent to take over Cahill's command, the mission is nothing more than a jumbo-sized headache.
11.
Cobb (1994) as Property Master
Thirty-five years past the prime of his legendary career, Ty Cobb summons Al Stump, the most successful freelance sports journalist of his era, to help him write his autobiography. As they travel together to the Baseball Hall of Fame, Stump dodges Cobb's drunkenly aimed bullets and withering verbal assaults and learns more than he ever wanted to know about Cobb--not only of his greatness, but of his egomania, bigotry, rage and basic contempt for all of mankind. Disturbed by the contrast he discovers between Cobb's stunning achievements and his contemptible personality, Stump struggles to decide on the direction his book should take: Should he write the real story of the man or maintain the myth?
12.
Shawshank Redemption, The (1994) as Property Master
A man discovers himself after he is sentenced to life in prison.
13.
White Men Can't Jump (1992) as Property Master
A hustler and a street ball player join forces to run a basketball con game.
14.
Frankie and Johnny (1991) as Property Master
Johnny is fresh out of jail and working at a diner when he spots tough-as-nails waitress Frankie. Johnny is determined to woo her, but the emotionally battered Frankie fights him all the way.
15.
Indian Runner, The (1991) as Property Master
Drama about a family in the Midwest, focusing on two brothers and their attempt to establish a balance in their relationship and their lives.
16.
Another 48 Hrs. (1990) as Property Master Assistant
Upon his release from prison, Reggie Hammond is coerced by Jack Cates into helping him track down an elusive, and deadly, drug lord.
17.
Joe Versus the Volcano (1990) as Property Master
Convinced that he's dying, a man agrees to jump into a volcano to save an island from an angry god.
18.
Fat Man and Little Boy (1989) as Property Master
A general and a physicist work together on the most powerful weapon ever created by man during World War II. J. Robert Oppenheimer and Gen. Leslie R. Groves butt heads as they work side by side on the top-secret Manhattan Project that will introduce nuclear weapons into a war-weary world.
19.
Red Heat (1988) as Property Master Assistant
A tough, disciplined Russian policeman teams up with an unpredictable, wise-cracking Chicago detective to track down the most wanted Russian criminal.
20.
Beaches (1988) as Property Master
Childhood friends share their triumphs and tragedies through the years.
21.
The Dead (1987) as Property Master
A Christmas party brings out family tensions among a group of Dubliners.
22.
Extreme Prejudice (1987) as Props Assistant
Jack Benteen and Cash Bailey were childhood friends. Now Jack is a Texas Ranger and Cash is a ruthless drug lord who works out of Mexico. The two face off on opposite sides of the border, Jack determined to clean up the drug traffic, and Cash equally determined to preserve his lucrative business.
23.
Real Men (1987) as Props Assistant
A CIA agent with a bad reputation teams up with an insurance agent in an adventure involving UFO's and the KGB.
24.
Nothing in Common (1986) as Property Master
Because of his talent, charm and wisecracking sense of humor, David Basner is a self-made man on the fast track. He loves his job, his band accountant is healthy and women find him irresistible. Then his father Max, calls to give David the news that he and David's mother Lorraine are calling it quits after 35 years. Now, aside from pressures of his own busy life, David has the new responsibilities of taking care of his crotchety dad and emotionally supporting his mother. Through these experiences, David gains a new understanding and appreciation of his parents, with whom he thought he had nothing in common.
25.
Commando (1985) as Props Assistant
A retired special agent is forced out of retirement when his daughter is kidnapped by a band of thugs intent on revenge.
26.
Get Crazy (1983) as Property Master
27.
Hammett (1982) as Props
During his days as a detective, writer Dashiell Hammett tries to find a missing Chinese girl in San Francisco.
28.
One From the Heart (1982) as Props
In Las Vegas, Franny, a Fremont Street travel agent, dreams of taking off to the exotic locales to which she sends her clients. Meanwhile, her husband Hank is preoccupied with the purchase of their spacious, slightly seedy Spanish Moderne home as a good investment. Their anniversary forces the dream
29.
Victory (1981) as Props
A squad of POW soccer stars escape from a Paris stadium during the German Occupation.
30.
Where the Buffalo Roam (1980) as Props
A series of episodes from the career of counterculture, "gonzo" journalist Hunter S. Thompson are recounted. The stories, which may be fact or fiction, include Thompson and his attorney picking up and frightening a hitchhiker, and Thompson alone in a rest room with Richard Nixon.
31.
Apocalypse Now (1979) as Property Master Assistant
An Army captain travels to Cambodia during the Vietnam War to terminate a renegade officer.

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