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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
City Limits (1985) as Sunya Escort

Producer (feature film)

2.
Favor, The (1994) as Co-Producer
A romantic comedy about a fantasizing housewife who asks her chic best friend to arrange a special favor--to make love to her high school sweetheart whom she hasn't seen in 15 years.
3.
Blank Check (1994) as Associate Producer
A young boy is given a blank check by mistake and he fills it out and cashes it for $1,000,000.
4.
Reform School Girls (1986) as Associate Producer
5.
Chopping Mall (1986) as Associate Producer
When three high-tech security robots run amok, they trap and terrorize teenagers in a shopping mall.
6.
Love Letters (1983) as Associate Producer

Visual Effects (feature film)

7.
Escape From New York (1981) as Special Visual Effects
Set in the future, Manhattan becomes a prison and an ex-bank robber is in charge of rescuing the president.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

8.
That Thing You Do! (1996) as Production Manager
It's the summer of 1964, and Guy Patterson is a salesman at his father's appliance store in Erie, PA. By day, he sells toasters and transistor radios. But at night, he retreats to the basement, sits down at a set of drums, and disappears into a cloud of jazz percussion. In other words, he's ready to
9.
Jade (1995) as Production Manager
David Corelli is an ambitious assistant district attorney in San Francisco. While attending a black tie affair as the guest of his college friends Matt Gavin, a prominent lawyer, and his wife Trina Gavin, a clinical psychologist, David is called to the scene of a murder: the San Francisco home of a
10.
Favor, The (1994) as Production Manager
A romantic comedy about a fantasizing housewife who asks her chic best friend to arrange a special favor--to make love to her high school sweetheart whom she hasn't seen in 15 years.
11.
Abyss, The (1989) as Production Manager
A group of civilian divers are pressed into service by the United States Navy to search out and rescue a stricken nuclear submarine.
12.
Bad Dreams (1988) as Production Manager
A young woman's horrifying visions become reality.
13.
Nightflyers (1987) as Production Manager
A mysterious entity is slowly destroying the scientists trapped aboard a spaceship.
14.
Maid to Order (1987) as Line Producer
In this Cinderella-in-reverse, a rich, bored and spoiled brat becomes a maid for an obnoxious Beverly Hills couple. She learns a lesson about herself, about friendship and love and humanity from the other servants and falls for the handsome young chauffeur.
15.
Chopping Mall (1986) as Production Manager
When three high-tech security robots run amok, they trap and terrorize teenagers in a shopping mall.
16.
Space Rage (1985) as Production Manager
Two hundred years in the future, a bank robbery is foiled and the desperate robber, Grange (Michael Pare), is banished to a penal mining colony on Proxima Centauri 3. Also on the planet are bounty hunter Walker (John Laughlin) and the Colonel (Richard Farnsworth), an old codger who was once the best cop in Los Angeles.
17.
City Limits (1985) as Production Manager
18.
Love Letters (1983) as Production Manager
19.
Android (1982) as Production Manager
Dr. Daniel is a scientist working in a remote space station, trying to create a race of android robots. His humanlike prototype is called Max 404. The two of them are in the process of creating the perfect woman android, but what Max doesn't know is that the doctor is planning on replacing him with
20.
Escape From New York (1981) as Production Manager
Set in the future, Manhattan becomes a prison and an ex-bank robber is in charge of rescuing the president.
21.
Battle Beyond The Stars (1980) as Production Coordinator

Film Production - Unit (feature film)

22.
Live From Baghdad (2002) as Unit Production Manager
A dramatization of CNN's coverage of the Gulf War. In August 1990, CNN producer Robert Wiener, along with his producing partner and alter ego Ingrid Formanek, led their group of journalists and crew to the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, a few months before the U.N.-imposed deadline for the Iraqis to with
23.
Snow Falling on Cedars (1999) as Unit Production Manager (Washington/Los Angeles Crew)
Ishmael is a local reporter covering a murder trial involving the 1954 death of a fisherman in a small island community in the Pacific Northwest. What first looks like a straight-forward case soon turns into a unnerving series of mysteries, intensified by flashbacks to WWII Japanese concentration ca
24.
Don King: Only in America (1997) as Unit Production Manager
Television movie chronicles the life of Don King, former numbers runner and convicted felon, who after serving time in prison for manslaughter, rose from life on the Cleveland streets to become the world's most successful boxing promoter, transforming boxing into an international multimillion-dollar
25.
Devil in a Blue Dress (1995) as Unit Production Manager
It''''s 1948 and Los Angeles is booming, but Ezekiel "Easy" Rawlins has seen better days.
26.
Blank Check (1994) as Unit Production Manager
A young boy is given a blank check by mistake and he fills it out and cashes it for $1,000,000.
27.
Free Willy (1993) as Unit Production Manager
An orphaned boy forms a relationship with a killer whale living in captivity.
28.
Forbidden World (1982) as Assistant Production Manager
While working on a project to avert a food crisis, a genetic research team creates a new lifeform that they name Subject 20. Unfortunately, Subject 20 mutates very quickly and eats ravenously, and soon has killed all of the laboratory animals. An investigator is called in to help solve the problem,

Location Manager (feature film)

29.
Lady in Red, The (1979) as Location Manager
The story of gangster John Dillinger's mistress.

Producer (special)

30.
Lower Berth (1990) as Co-Producer
A segment of the horror anthology series for HBO, "Tales From the Crypt." The unscrupulous owner of a traveling sideshow learns that his horribly mutated attraction is suffering from a terminal illness. Further troubles arise when a mysterious stranger offers him a stolen Egyptian mummy with a curse
31.
Switch, The (1990) as Co-Producer
An elderly millionaire is willing to trade bodies with a much younger man to win a young woman's love. Only then does he discover what she really wants.
32.
Cutting Cards (1990) as Co-Producer
Two rival gamblers engage in a game of very-high-stakes poker.
33.
Judy, You're Not Yourself Today (1990) as Co-Producer
A segment of the horror anthology series for HBO, "Tales From the Crypt." After a strange old woman takes control of the body of his eccentric wife, he has problems distinguishing his partner from the witch.
34.
Secret, The (1990) as Co-Producer
A twelve-year-old orphan is adopted by a rich but eccentric couple who gives him everything he wants except the freedom to come and go as he pleases. The boy soon learns that the couple harbor a dark secret.
35.
Korman's Kalamity (1990) as Co-Producer
A segment of the horror anthology series for HBO, "Tales From the Crypt." A cartoonist for "Tales from the Crypt" comics discovers his macabre illustrations come to life and commit deadly acts. A policewoman investigating the murders falls in love with the married artist, but their romance won't blo
36.
Mute Witness to Murder (1990) as Co-Producer
A segment of the horror anthology series for HBO, "Tales From the Crypt." A woman is left mute when she witnesses a murder committed by a doctor. He commits her to a sanitarium where she struggles to regain her voice and exact vengeance.
37.
For Cryin' Out Loud (1990) as Co-Producer
A segment of the horror anthology series, "Tales From the Crypt." A shady show business promoter hosts a benefit concert starring Iggy Pop. It's uncertain who will actually benefit from the concert.
38.
Fitting Punishment (1990) as Co-Producer
A segment of the horror anthology series for HBO, "Tales From the Crypt." A miserly funeral home director robs his corpses of gold fillings while using water in place of embalming fluid. when his orphaned 16-year-old nephew unexpectedly shows up one day, he offers the boy room and board in exchange
39.
Sacrifice, The (1990) as Co-Producer
A segment of the horror anthology series, "Tales From the Crypt." A slick insurance agent engineers a plot to kill off a wealthy tycoon and marry his beautiful wife. The plan seems flawless until the agent's boss produces photographs of the crime.
40.
My Brother's Keeper (1990) as Co-Producer
A segment of the horror anthology series, "Tales From the Crypt." Siamese twins prove that they are exactly alike when one of them commits a murder.
41.
Ventriloquist's Dummy, The (1990) as Co-Producer
A young man tracks down his childhood idol, "the world's greatest ventriloquist," in hopes of receiving advice and encouragement. Despite learning the retired master's horrible secret, the eager student is still willing to accept help from the old man and his talkative associate.
42.
Television Terror (1990) as Co-Producer
A segment of the horror anthology series, "Tales From the Crypt." A sensationalistic TV talk-show host tries to score high ratings by taking viewers inside a house where an old woman killed a dozen victims and then disappeared.
43.
Four-Sided Triangle (1990) as Co-Producer
A segment of the HBO horror anthology series, "Tales From the Crypt." A beautiful, young farmhand is held prisoner on an isolated farm by a middle-aged lout and his polio-stricken wife. Apparently going mad, the girl claims a scarecrow in the cornfield is her lover. When the farmer disguises himself
44.
Thing From the Grave, The (1990) as Co-Producer
A segment of the horror anthology series, "Tales From the Crypt." An idyllic love affair between a photographer and a model comes to an end when an old friend emerges to kill off his rival.

Film Production - Unit (special)

45.
Switch, The (1990) as Unit Production Manager
An elderly millionaire is willing to trade bodies with a much younger man to win a young woman's love. Only then does he discover what she really wants.
46.
Korman's Kalamity (1990) as Unit Production Manager
A segment of the horror anthology series for HBO, "Tales From the Crypt." A cartoonist for "Tales from the Crypt" comics discovers his macabre illustrations come to life and commit deadly acts. A policewoman investigating the murders falls in love with the married artist, but their romance won't blo
47.
My Brother's Keeper (1990) as Unit Production Manager
A segment of the horror anthology series, "Tales From the Crypt." Siamese twins prove that they are exactly alike when one of them commits a murder.

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