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Make-Up (feature film)

Titanic Town (1998) as Chief Makeup/Hair
An ordinary housewife in 1970s Belfast takes on both the IRA and the British Army in order to put an end to the city's violence. Bernadette decides enough is enough when a friend is killed in front of her young son's eyes. She speaks out in public, but the Protestant press turn her words into an ant
Persuasion (1995) as Makeup Designer
After turning down a previous marriage proposal years earlier, a young woman is thrown into company with her former beau.
Shades of Fear (1994) as Makeup Designer
Set in the 1950s, a young West Indian woman takes destiny into her own hands when she embarks on a trans-Atlantic cruise liner bound for England. On board she meets a charismatic Scottish photographer who is not all or indeed anything he seems, a highly regarded art historian with a missing painting

Sound (feature film)

Verboten! (1959) as Sound
An American soldier in post-war Germany tries to get his girlfriend''''s brother out of an underground neo-Nazi group.
China Gate (1957) as Sound
Near the end of the French phase of the Vietnam War, a group of mercenaries are recruited to travel through enemy territory to the Chinese border, to blow up an arms depot. A Eurasian smuggler, Lucky Legs, agrees to use her connections to help them, in return getting her bastard son into America. The racist father of the boy, Sergeant Brock, is also part of the multinational group. Lucky Legs must use the love of a Eurasian guerilla leader, Major Cham, to get access to the base. Will they destroy the base, and will Brock overcome his racism before Lucky Legs makes The Ultimate Sacrifice?
Forty Guns (1957) as Sound
An authoritarian rancher, who rules an Arizona county with her private posse of hired guns, finds herself falling for the new marshal who comes to set things straight.
The Unholy Wife (1957) as Sound
An ambitious beauty marries a vintner, then falls for one of his workers.
Valerie (1957) as Sound
A rancher has to prove that he didn''''t kill his wife''''s parents.
Bundle of Joy (1956) as Sound
A shop girl is mistaken for the mother of a foundling.
Back from Eternity (1956) as Sound
When an airliner crashes in the jungle, the repaired plane can only hold five of the survivors.
Day the World Ended (1956) as Sound
After a nuclear war, an unlikely group of people, including a rancher, a geologist, a crook and his girlfriend, find themselves trapped in the middle of nowhere while battling an ugly mutant created by Paul Blaisdell. The geologist and the crook also find the time to fight over the rancher's daughter, while the moll fumes.
Slightly Scarlet (1956) as Sound
Kleptomaniac Dorothy Lyons is paroled from prison in custody of her sister June, secretary to "reform" political candidate Frank Jansen. Ben Grace, associate of crime boss Sol Caspar, sees this as a way to smear Jansen's campaign. But after falling out with Caspar, Ben tries to help June, who he begins to fall for. Sexy Dorothy also has a yen for Ben. June is reluctantly forced to go along with Ben's schemes, but there may be more to these than meets the eye...
Pearl of the South Pacific (1955) as Sound
Two beachcombers with a yacht join woman-with-a-past Rita on a quest for black pearls on a secret island. Arrived, they find another white man has made himself high priest; but George, the latter's handome son, is fair game for Rita, who lands in the guise of a missionary! The inevitable conflict over the pearls brings violence and corruption to the quiet island.
Rage at Dawn (1955) as Sound
Terrorizing 1866 Indiana, the Reno brothers gang uses the town of Seymour as a safe haven, paying off three crooked town officials. Sent in to clean up the gang is Peterson Detective Agency operative James Barlow, who poses as an outlaw to gain the confidence of the officials and the thick-headed brothers. Complicating matters are Barlow's feelings for the Reno sister, Laura, who reluctantly keeps house for the boys out of family loyalty. Events heat up and rage surfaces as Barlow sets up the gang in a dawn train robbery.
Tennessee's Partner (1955) as Sound
A tough, womanizing high-stakes gambler known only as Tennessee has an uneasy relationship with Duchess, madam of a thinly-disguised bordello, and no other friends at all. But he's saved from murder by a lonesome cowpoke ('My friends call me Cowpoke'), in town to meet his fiancée Goldie on the steamboat. When she arrives, there's a mysterious undercurrent between Goldie and Tennessee, whose newfound friendship with Cowpoke is destined to be severely tried...
Texas Lady (1955) as Sound
Prudence travels to an isolated Texas town where she has inherited the local paper. She finds the place ruled over by the two men who wrested the area from the Indians twenty-five years before, and it is clear they do not welcome her free-spirited intervention. Support comes in the unexpected shape of the gambler she has just bested in New Orleans for her own family reasons.
A Bullet Is Waiting (1954) as Sound
A plane crash strands a policeman and his prisoner in the wilderness.
The Diamond Queen (1953) as Sound
Tarzan and the She-Devil (1953) as Sd tech
The king of the jungle fights off ivory poachers.
Jennifer (1953) as Recording
Captain John Smith and Pocahontas (1953) as Sound
The legendary Indian princess saves a British soldier from execution and follows him to England.
Ruby Gentry (1953) as Sound
A tempestuous girl from the swamps ignites passions when she moves into the business world.
Clash by Night (1952) as Sound
An embittered woman seeks escape in marriage, only to fall for her husband's best friend.
High Noon (1952) as Sound Engineer
A retired Marshal must defend his town from a revengeful villain.
The Blue Veil (1951) as Sound
Queen for a Day (1951) as Sound
The film was based on the popular daytime Mutual Broadcasting Company radio program that originated from New York on April 30, 1945 as "Queen For Today" and moved to Hollywood a few months later as "Queen For A Day", with Jack Bailey, former vaudeville music man and World's Fair barker, as the emcee host. The five-times-a-week, thirty minute doses spun over to television and lasted into the 70's. Bailey, in pre-airing interviews with audience members, would select 3-4 contestants who would pour out their (mostly pitiful) hearts explaining why they deserved to be Queen For A Day, and the audience selected the winner. The movie version was comprised of three short story segments which led some character to the television program.
The Sound of Fury (1951) as Sound
Cyrano de Bergerac (1951) as Sound Engineer
A swordsman and poet helps another man woo the woman he loves.
The Men (1950) as Sound Engineer
A paraplegic veteran fights his own bitterness to build a new life.
Home of the Brave (1949) as Sound Engineer
A black G.I. faces racism while fighting for his country in World War II.
Massacre River (1949) as Sound
Guy Madison, Rory Calhoun, Carole Mathews, Cathy Downs, Johnny Sands, Steve Brodie, Art Baker, Iron Eyes Cody, Queenie Smith. Two army officers compete for the hand of the colonel''s daughter in this western romance which features a subplot involving a sneaky gambler and Indians on the warpath.
Champion (1949) as Sound Engineer
An unscrupulous boxer claws his way to the top.
Race Street (1948) as Sound
A night-club owner takes on the crooks who killed his best friend.
Western Heritage (1948) as Sound
An outlaw leader uses a forged Spanish land grant to claim land from the local ranchers.
Return of the Bad Men (1948) as Sound
A farmer falls for the female leader of a band of notorious outlaws.
If You Knew Susie (1948) as Sound
A vaudeville couple tries to retire but gets mixed up with gangsters.
Michael O'Halloran (1948) as Sound
The Woman on the Beach (1947) as Sound
A coast guardsman begins to think his mistress's blind husband can really see.
Dick Tracy's Dilemma (1947) as Sound
Dick Tracy takes on "The Claw" in this crime thriller
Wild Horse Mesa (1947) as Sound
Dave and Chito are working for Melburn who is looking for wild horses. Olmstead has his men looking for then also. When Dave finds them first, Olmstead buys them from Melburn and then kills him. A clue leads Dave to Olmstead's where he breaks in and finds the murder weapon. When he takes his evidence to the Marshal he learns Olmstead has been murdered and he is the one under arrest.
Code of the West (1947) as Sound
Knowing the railroad is coming, Carter is after the rancher's land. Bob and Chito return just in time to save Banker Stockton and his money from Carter's men. When Stockton then lends the ranchers money, Carter has them burned out. Bob knows Carter is responsible and when Carter's henchman Saunders is recognized, Bob goes into action.
Trail Street (1947) as Sound
Bat Masterson fights to make Kansas safe for wheat farmers.
Dick Tracy Meets Gruesome (1947) as Sound
Dick Tracy tracks down a bank robber using nerve gas.
Beat the Band (1947) as Sound
A country girl tries to conquer the world of opera.
The Bamboo Blonde (1946) as Sound
A nightclub singer inspires a World War II flyer who names his bomber after her.
Badman's Territory (1946) as Sound
A sheriff and a newspaperwoman take on a band of outlaws invading the Oklahoma panhandle.
The Falcon's Adventure (1946) as Sound
A society sleuth rescues a kidnapped woman, then is framed for murder.
Bedlam (1946) as Sound
When an actress tries to reform an asylum, its corrupt keeper has her committed.
Riverboat Rhythm (1946) as Sound
A riverboat captain feuds with the management of a resort hotel.
Nocturne (1946) as Sound
A police detective refuses to believe a composer''s death was suicide.
Sunset Pass (1946) as Sound
Rocky, a railway express officer is assigned to break up a train-robbery gang operating on the Arizona border.
Step by Step (1946) as Sound
The FBI trails a young couple suspected of stealing government plans.
Betrayal from the East (1945) as Recording
A carnival showman tries to keep Japanese spies from sabotaging the Panama Canal.
Dick Tracy (1945) as Sound
Dick is faced with a series of murders in which the victims all come from different social and economic backgrounds.
Isle of the Dead (1945) as Recording
The inhabitants of a Balkans island under quarantine fear that one of their number is a vampire.
Tarzan and the Amazons (1945) as Sd tech
Archaeologists trick Boy into helping them find a hidden valley ruled by women.
George White's Scandals (1945) as Recording
Two sets of lovers come together while working on a big musical.
Having Wonderful Crime (1945) as Recording
Three amateur detectives try to find a missing magician.
Step Lively (1944) as Recording
Fly-by-night producers dodge bill collectors while trying for one big hit.
Around the World (1944) as Recording
Kay Kyser and his Kollege of Musical Knowledge entertain the troops overseas.
Show Business (1944) as Recording
Four vaudevillians struggle to make it to the big time.
Tarzan's Desert Mystery (1943) as Sd tech
The jungle king braves a lost prehistoric world to obtain malaria serum for the Allies.
Gildersleeve's Bad Day (1943) as Recording
A small-town politician is the jury hold-out in a sensational murder case.
Higher and Higher (1943) as Recording
Servants pass off one of their own as an heiress in hopes of winning her a wealthy husband.
The Falcon Strikes Back (1943) as Recording
A society sleuth is framed for murder by criminals running a war-bond racket.
The Falcon in Danger (1943) as Recording
A society sleuth tracks a lost plane carrying $100,000.
Blind Adventure (1933) as Asst rec eng
An American in London stumbles on a criminal ring.

Make-Up (special)

Ice House, The (1998) as Hair Designer
Murder mystery about Phoebe Maybury, whose husband disappeared 10 years earlier. Phoebe was suspected of murder, but nobody was found and the police had to abandon their inquiry. In the intervening years, she built a new life with her friends, Anne Cattrell and Diane Goode. A mutilated corpse is fou
Ice House, The (1998) as Makeup
Murder mystery about Phoebe Maybury, whose husband disappeared 10 years earlier. Phoebe was suspected of murder, but nobody was found and the police had to abandon their inquiry. In the intervening years, she built a new life with her friends, Anne Cattrell and Diane Goode. A mutilated corpse is fou
Moonstone, The (1997) as Makeup Designer
An adaptation of Wilkie Collins' mystery novel, "The Moonstone." Set in the mid 19th century, this is the story of a priceless diamond stolen from a sacred shrine in India. The jewel, later given to the beautiful heiress Rachel Verinder by her suitor Franklin Blake, brings with it a curse. When it m
Tenant of Wildfell Hall, The (1997) as Makeup Designer
Adaptation of Anne Bronte's novel, which shocked the Victorian establishment when it was published in 1848. Helen Graham is a young woman who takes up residence at isolated Wildfell Hall. Arthur Huntingdon is her charming but wayward husband and Gilbert Markham is a young Yorkshire farmer who falls
Dark Adapted Eye, A (1995) as Makeup Designer
Adaptation of a novel by Ruth Rendell writing as Barbara Vine. Set in an English village during the 1940s, two sisters struggle over which of them is a child's natural mother, until one stabs the other to death.
Collins Meets Coward (1992) as Makeup
A special featuring three one-act plays written by Noel Coward and starring Joan Collins. The plays featured are entitled: "Ways and Means," "Still Life -- A Romantic Interlude" and "The Astonished Heart -- A Sad Love Tale."

Make-Up (TV Mini-Series)

Lorna Doone (2001) as Hair Designer
Lorna Doone (2001) as Makeup Designer
Green Man, The (1990) as Makeup Designer
Tender is the Night (1985)
A five-part miniseries chronicling the passionate yet soul-destroying romance of Dick and Nicole Diver, two wealthy American ex-patriates living in Europe during the twenties.

Make-Up (TV Mini-Series)

Henry Fielding's Tom Jones (1998) as Hair Designer
Henry Fielding's Tom Jones (1998) as Makeup Designer

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