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Born: April 14, 1950 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Producer ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Producer (feature film)

1.
Interstellar (2014)
A group of explorers travel through a wormhole and into another dimension.
2.
Invention of Lying, The (2009)
Set in an alternate reality where lying-even the concept of a lie-d s not exist. Everyone--from politicians to advertisers to the man and woman on the street--speaks the truth and nothing but the truth with no thought of the consequences. But when a down-on-his-luck loser named Mark suddenly develop
3.
Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging (2008)
A 16-year old girl keeps a diary about the ups and downs of being a teenager, including the things she learns about kissing.
4.
How To Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003) as Producer
Andie Anderson, the how-to girl for Composure Magazine, agrees to write a firsthand account of all the things women do to drive away men; she has to find a guy, make him fall in love with her, then get dumped--all in 10 days. But little does she know that her target, ad agency hottie, Benjamin Barry
5.
Abandon (2002) as Producer
Katie is under pressure. She faces exams, completion of her thesis, and a competitive interview process, all of which is compounded when a police detective, Wade Handler, begins investigating the two year-old disappearance of her boyfriend, Embry Langan, a young man whose memory haunts and obsesses
6.
Someone Like You (2001) as Producer
A late-night TV talent booker develops theories as to why her recent relationship didn't work out.
7.
Siege, The (1998) as Producer
The city of New York goes into a state of marshall law after a series of terrorist bombings.
8.
Hope Floats (1998) as Producer
A woman's husband confesses he is cheating on a national talk show. Humiliated and getting a divorce she returns to her small home town in Texas with her daughter.
9.
Contact (1997) as Executive Producer
An expert on interplanetary communication receives plans for a mysterious space vessel.
10.
One Fine Day (1996) as Producer
Melanie Parker is a career-minded architect/Super Mom, taking on the demands of single parenting in New York City. Meanwhile, Jack Taylor is a hard-driving newspaper columnist/every-other-weekend Dad, challenging the improprieties of City Hall. Having been let down in the past, she has almost given
11.
Bad Girls (1994) as Executive Producer
A western set during the Civil War about a group of prostitutes on the run after one shoots an unruly customer.
12.
Sleepless In Seattle (1993) as Executive Producer
A motherless boy uses a radio talk show to find a new wife for his father.
13.
This Is My Life (1992) as Producer
A comedienne and single mother finds fame but risks leaving her two daughters behind.
14.
Fisher King, The (1991) as Producer
A radio DJ is recruited by a crazy bum to join him on his quest to find the holy grail.
15.
Heartbreak Hotel (1988) as Producer
A boy kidnaps Elvis Presley and brings him home to his mother.
16.
Adventures in Babysitting (1987) as Producer
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.
17.
Flashdance (1983) as Associate Producer
"What a feeling!" All plucky welder Alex Owens (Jennifer Beals) really wants to do is dance. She finds some creative outlet dancing in a club at night but that's not going to cut it. What she really wants is a shot at trying out for a ballet company. Thanks to the support of her big-hearted instructor Hanna (Lilia Skala) and handsome hunk of a boss Nick (Michael Nouri) Alex gets her chance to take the ballet world by storm. It's the film that gave us iconic dance numbers, a pulsating soundtrack and fashion trends that last to this very day.

Cast (special)

18.
Hello, He Lied (2002) as Narration
Documentary that explores the trials and tribulations of the most mysterious and misunderstood professional in the film industry -- the producer. The program traces the steps of film production through the producer's eyes -- from the first pitch, through development and pre-production, to the blow-b
19.
Hello, He Lied (2002) as Host
Documentary that explores the trials and tribulations of the most mysterious and misunderstood professional in the film industry -- the producer. The program traces the steps of film production through the producer's eyes -- from the first pitch, through development and pre-production, to the blow-b
20.
What Is a Producer? (2001) as Interviewee
"Producer" is the most overused title in show business, but what does it really mean? What does a producer do? And most importantly, who deserves the credit? E! examines the difficulties and joys of producing television and film.
21.
Dawn Steel: The E! True Hollywood Story (1998) as Interviewee
Profile of entertainment executive Dawn Steel, one of the first women to head a major film studio. Steel died of a brain tumor in December 1997.

Writer (special)

22.
Hello, He Lied (2002) as Book As Source Material ("Hello, He Lied -- And Other Truths From The Hollywood Trenches")
Documentary that explores the trials and tribulations of the most mysterious and misunderstood professional in the film industry -- the producer. The program traces the steps of film production through the producer's eyes -- from the first pitch, through development and pre-production, to the blow-b

Producer (special)

23.
Hello, He Lied (2002) as Executive Producer
Documentary that explores the trials and tribulations of the most mysterious and misunderstood professional in the film industry -- the producer. The program traces the steps of film production through the producer's eyes -- from the first pitch, through development and pre-production, to the blow-b
24.
Adventures in Babysitting (1989) as Executive Producer
A half-hour pilot for a series not picked up by CBS. Based on the feature film of the same title about a teenage babysitter. In the pilot, babysitter Chris Parker and her three charges find themselves held captive in a store in the midst of a hold-up.

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