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Cast (feature film)

Transcendence (2014)
Two scientists experiment to create a world where computers can transcend the abilities of the human brain as a radical anti-technology organization fights to stop them.
Small Time (2014)
A used car salesman contends with his feelings for his ex-wife and an admiring son that wants to work with him and skip college.
Solace (2014)
Desperate to catch a serial killer, an FBI detective coaxes a doctor with psychic abilities out of retirement to help him.
After the Fall (2013)
John and Brenda are trying to put their life together after the tragic death of their young daughter, Maria. As they deal with their numbing grief, they discover a way to honor their daughter's wish for health and well-being for all children. With the help of their community, led by good friend Bruc
This Last Lonely Place (2013)
Sam Taylor is a veteran who drives a cab in Los Angeles. One night, Sam picks up investment banker Frank Devore who offers him $500 just to drive around, but they also pick up Frank's mistress who enters the car with a gun after a crime has been committed and something has gone horribly wrong. Sam m
Bedrooms (2010)
Four vignettes, set in four different bedrooms, explore the walls that separate people, the heartbreak and infidelity that is often the result and the redemption that comes from tearing those walls down.
Kick-Ass (2010)
A comic-book fanboy decides to become a real-life superhero. As any good superhero would, he chooses a new name -- Kick-Ass -- and gets to work fighting crime. There's only one problem standing in his way: Kick-Ass has absolutely no superpowers.
Faster (2010)
After 10 years in prison, Driver is now a free man with a single focus - hunting down the people responsible for brutally murdering his brother.
Taken (2009)
When his teenage daughter is kidnapped in Paris, a former spy sets out to find her at any cost. Relying on his special skills, he tracks down the gang that abducted her and launches a one-man war to bring them to justice and rescue his daughter.
Year One (2009)
When a couple of lazy hunter-gatherers are banished from their primitive village, they set off on an epic journey through the ancient world.
Women in Trouble (2009)
About a serpentine day in the life of ten seemingly disparate women - including a porn star, a flight attendant, a psychiatrist, a masseuse, a bartender and a pair of call girls - all with one thing in common: trouble.
Cook County (2008)
Abused teen Abe and his absentee father try to re-establish their relationship while struggling to overcome addictions to crystal meth in a house full of addicts, and Abe must take drastic action to protect his young cousin from her abusive father.
Toe Tactic, The (2008)
A young woman grieves for her father while unaware of the magical world around her.
Fracture (2007)
When Ted Crawford discovers that his beautiful younger wife, Jennifer, is having an affair, he plans her murder--the perfect murder. Among the cops arriving at the crime scene is hostage negotiator Detective Rob Nunally, the only officer permitted entry to the house. Surprisingly, Crawford readily admits to shooting his wife, but Nunally is too stunned to pay close attention when he recognizes his lover, whose true identity he never knew, lying on the floor in a pool of blood. Although Jennifer was shot at point blank range, Nunally realizes she isn't dead. Crawford is immediately arrested and arraigned after confessing--a seemingly slam-dunk case for hot shot assistant district attorney Willy Beachum, who has one foot out the door of the District Attorney's office on his way to a lucrative job in high-stakes corporate law. But nothing is as simple as it seems, including this case. Will the lure of power and a love affair with a sexy, ambitious attorney at his new firm overpower Willy's fierce drive to win, or worse, quash his code of ethics? In a tense duel of intellect and strategy, Crawford and Willy both learn that a "fracture" can be found in every ostensibly perfect facade.
Seraphim Falls (2006)
The civil war has ended but Colonel Morsman Carver is on one final mission: to kill Gideon no matter what it takes. Launched by a gunshot and propelled by rage, the relentless pursuit takes them both far from the comforts and codes of civilization, into the bloodiest recesses of their own souls.
Champions (2006)
Three men's peaceful trip to the country turns into mayhem.
Magma: Volcanic Disaster (2006)
A volcano expert tries to warn others that a disaster is fast approaching, only to be met with doubt and skepticism.
North Country (2005)
When Josey Aimes returns to her hometown in Northern Minnesota after a failed marriage, she needs a good job. A single mother with two children, she turns to the predominant source of employment in the region--the iron mines. The mines provide a livelihood that has sustained a community for generati
Drop Dead Sexy (2005)
Several people kidnap a dead body in an attempt to blackmail their target in a financial scam gone awry.
Storytelling (2001) as Mr Demarco ("Nonfiction")
Two stories set in two eras against the comical terrain of college and high school, past and present--exploring issues of sex, race, celebrity and exploitation. The first story: On a college campus in the mid-80s, a white female writing student has an emotional experience with her black, male writin
China: the Panda Adventure (2001) as Dakar 'Dak' Johnston
Story of Ruth Harkness, a dress designer from New York who was responsible for bringing the first panda from China to the West in 1936.
Shanghai Noon (2000) as Van Cleef
Acrobatic Chinese Imperial Guard Chon Wang comes to America to rescue beautiful, kidnapped Princess Pei Pei. Upon transporting her ransom, Chon finds himself on the very train that Roy O'Bannon, an outlaw of dubious competence, plans to rob. They reluctantly become partners when faced with bad-seed Marshall Van Cleef who'd rather neither one of them make it off the train alive.
Timecode (2000) as Evan Wantz
Two corrupt cops blackmail a woman who killed her abusive boyfriend 7 years earlier.
Cherry Orchard, The (1999) as Epihodov
Set in Russia at the turn of the century, a story chronicling a noblewoman's return to her family estate after a five-year absence. There she finds the family fortune has dwindled to practically nothing, and she and her brother are faced with the difficult choice of selling the family's treasured ch
Universal Soldier: The Return (1999) as Dylan Cotner
Luc Devreux--a technical expert--is brought in to make improvements in the government's Universal Soldier training program. But the computer controlling the Universal Soldiers malfunctions and Devreux must battle the elite team.
Phoenix (1998) as Lieutenant Clyde Webber
Gambling fever -- along with a brutal bookie -- leads three crooked cops into a double-dealing scheme that lands them in hot water way over their heads.
Winchell (1998) as Gavreau
The story of Walter Winchell, chronicling the gossip columnist's rise from a vaudeville entertainer to one of New York's most powerful media personalities. From 1925 through the 1960s, Winchell blurred the line between tabloid and hard news, redefining modern journalism in the age of celebrity by revealing the private lives of public people. Based on a book by Winchell's longtime ghostwriter, Herman Klurfeld.
Amistad (1997) as Hammond
Africans on a slave ship headed to the U.S. mutiny against their captors.
Truth About Juliet, The (1997)
A comedy centering around four friends living in Los Angeles. Chaloots, a frustrated writer, accidentally finds out that his best friend Dominic's girlfriend, Juliet, is having an affair with another friend, John.
Air Force One (1997) as Agent Gibbs
The President of the United States, James Marshall, takes a tough anti-terrorist stance and then becomes a hostage himself when Air Force One is taken over by terrorists from Kazakhstan, led by Ivan Korshunov, who demand the release of their fascistic leader General Radek. The President seems to escape from the plane in an emergency capsule yet is actually hiding on board. He silently kills a member of the terrorist group before establishing contact with F-15's to engage the hijacked plane. As passengers escape by parachute, Marshall is captured by Ivan and forced to release General Radek, setting in motion an international incident.
One Night Stand (1997) as Charlie'S Friends
A married couple experiences the consequences of extramarital relations when a Los Angeles ad-executive has an affair with a married woman in New York, and then encounters her again a year later.
Gattaca (1997) as Lamar
In the near future, where corporations screen their employees based on their genetic makeup, a man with a congenital heart condition tries to assume the identity of a former athlete with perfect genes in order to fulfill his dream of traveling in space.
Family Thing, A (1996) as Sunburned Man
Earl Pilcher, Jr., has lived his entire life in the same house in the same town in rural Arkansas. An ordinary man, he was raised in the Southern traditions of family and, now in his 60s, his world is settled and uncomplicated. But Earl is about to discover that the one person he knows the least abo
Bulletproof (1996) as Gentry
An undercover cop posing as a regular guy busts his "best friend" for drugs. While escorting him to prison, he gets into trouble and ends up needing the help of the convict.
Killing Jar, The (1996)
Fragments of a man's shattered memory rip apart his life as he tries to piece together the clues to a brutal murder he stands accused of.
Driven (1996) as Jd Johnson
Story follows three renegade Los Angeles cab drivers as they scrounge for customers. These battle-weary veterans of the city's lethal streets expose their secret ambitions.
For Hope (1996) as Date No 4
An active and dedicated schoolteacher is stricken with the degenerative and potentially fatal disease, scleroderma. Raising a teenage son on her own, Hope turns to her family and brother for support. Her family is devastated, as they have already lost Hope's sister to an early death, but they come t
Kidnapping in the Family, A (1996) as Curtis Harrison
A woman is accused of cult worship and child abuse by her own mother, a manipulative woman who will stop at nothing to get what she wants. The emotional tug-of-war escalates into kidnapping. Inspired by actual events.
Barb Wire (1996) as Alexander Willis
A sexy futuristic bounty hunter is on the fight to keep a city free during the second civil war.
Within the Rock (1996) as Ryan
A team of miners planting explosive charges in a runaway moon that's on a collision course with Earth accidentally releases a carnivorous alien creature.
Persons Unknown (1996) as Tosh
A one-night stand puts a security consultant onto two sisters who are planning to rob one of his drug-dealing clients. He grabs the loot for himself, but after falling for one of the women, risks his own neck to protect them.
Apollo 13 (1995) as Henry Hurt
Story of the 1970 Apollo 13 mission, the third manned moon launch. After three days in space, Apollo astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert finally approach their long-cherished destination, when suddenly their spacecraft's power and guidance systems go down--and the supply of oxygen begins to dwindle. The trio now face a grim reality: their crippled capsule, stranded 205,000 miles in space, might never return to earth. With time running out, the crew and thousands of others, including flight director Gene Kranz, brave near-impossible odds in a daring attempt to guide the capsule earthward.
Heat (1995) as Ralph
A group of five lifetime robbers plan one last heist, but they find it hard to complete with the LAPD on their tail.
Safe (1995) as Greg White
Carol White is an affluent Los Angeles housewife whose pristine, doll-like environment turns against her in the form of an inexplicable illness. What begins as sudden allergic reactions to everyday chemicals, fragrances and fumes turns increasingly violent, transforming the laminated safety of Carol
Poison Ivy II (1995)
Lily, a beautiful young woman, heads off to college, where booze, revealing clothes, and attractive men are at her disposal. She has feelings for a rebillious sculptor, but falls into an intimate relationship with her Svengali-like painting professor Donald Falk, for whom she also baby sits.
Leaving Las Vegas (1995) as Cynical Cabbie
An avowed alcoholic, Ben drank away his family, friends and, finally, his job. With deliberate resolve, he burns the remnants of his life and heads for Las Vegas to end it all in one final binge. On the strip, Ben picks up a street-smart hooker named Sera in what might have been another excess in his self-destructive jag. Instead their chance meeting becomes a respite on the road to oblivion as something connects between these two disenfranchised souls.
Roswell (1994) as Sherman Carson
Based on the true story of the 1947 crash landing of an unidentified aircraft in the New Mexico desert, the people who reported it, and the people who covered it up.
Donato and Daughter (1993) as Russ Lawrence
When two nuns are murdered by a serial killer, a father and a daughter, police officers who have been estranged, are assigned to the case.
Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman (1993) as 2nd Man
A long-suffering housewife is kidnapped by aliens, becomes radioactive and grows 50-feet-tall, and returns to Earth to seek revenge on her two-timing husband.
It's Nothing Personal (1993) as James Blakemore
A disheartened policewoman leaves the force to become a bounty hunter.
A Few Good Men (1992) as Captain Whitaker
When a Marine dies on a US Navy base, two fellow Marines stand trial for murder.
Private Matter, A (1992) as Peter Zenner
A movie based on the 1962 headline story of a married couple who learn that their unborn child will likely be born with serious birth defects after the wife's accidental use of the drug Thalidomide. Having been refused an abortion in the United States, Finkbine traveled to Stockholm, Sweden, to rece
Candyman (1992) as Trevor Lyle
A hook-handed killer tears people apart at a housing project Chicago, while graduate students researching urban mythology, become involved.
Keys, The (1992) as Harold
Two brothers who leave New York to join their divorced father in Florida become embroiled in a drug lord's power play to force their father off his land.
Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag, The (1992) as Marchat
Story about a shy, dull librarian who searches for a little excitement by confessing to a murder that her husband/cop is investigating.
Murder in High Places (1991)
A celebrated counterculture writer is elected mayor of a popular ski resort town and teams up with a former cop and pro football player to solve a murder cover-up.
For The Boys (1991) as Roberts (Vietnam)
The story of two USO entertainers whose performing careers span from World War II through Vietnam.
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991) as Todd Voight
Sequel to the sci-fi adventure about a near-indestructible cyborg.
Dillinger (1991) as Harry Copeland
Based on the life of notorious bank robber John Dillinger who terrorized the Midwest in the 1930s.
Billy Bathgate (1991) as Harvey Preston
In 1930s New York City, a teenage boy rises in the mob with the assistance of boss and notorious gangster Dutch Schultz.
Not of This World (1991) as Bruce Macnamara
A ravenous alien creature arrives in a small midwestern town during a meteor shower.
Guardian, The (1990) as Detective
An evil nanny who believes in tree worship terrorizes a young New York couple with a newborn infant.
Assassin, The (1990)
Drama surrounding the attempted assassination of a presidential candidate on his way to Central America.
Blue Heat (1990) as Fast Eddie
A group of Los Angeles detectives discover an illegal drugs-for-guns operation involving the military.
Gumshoe Kid, The (1990) as Monty
An adolescent obsessed with Bogart gets his chance to be a detective.
Short Time (1990) as Stark
A cop who is dying, discovers that his life insurance will pay off only if he dies in the line of duty. So he volunteers for all the dangerous assignments, becoming super cop.
Grifters, The (1990) as Lieutenant Pierson
A small-time con man tries to avoid getting involved in big-time crime.
Rookie, The (1990) as Blackwell
A rookie policeman from a wealthy family teams up with a tough veteran officer to stop a dangerous car-theft ring.
Internal Affairs (1990) as Rudy Mohr
Dennis Peck, a Los Angeles cop, knows his way around the law. He can launder money, run a scam, and fix a bad rap. He can even, for the right price, arrange a murder. But Raymond Avila, an Internal Affairs investigator assigned to investigate Peck, is determined to bring him to justice. However, Peck isn't going down without a fight. The slick, cold-blooded manipulator intends to take Avila's career, his marriage, even his sanity with him
Last of the Finest, The (1990) as Fast Eddie
A group of Los Angeles detectives discover an illegal drugs-for-guns operation involving the military.
Fabulous Baker Boys, The (1989) as Lloyd
Two brothers hire a female singer to help their dwindling duo piano-playing act.
L.A. Takedown (1989) as Waingro
A movie pilot for a series not picked up by NBC. A young, street-wise police detective puts his life and reputation in jeopardy when he encounters a criminal who manages to keep on step ahead. After an elaborately staged robbery during which three guards are killed, the policeman realizes he's up ag
Tapeheads (1988) as Ricky Fell
Comedy about a rock 'n' roll duo who find their musical roots.
Deadly Dreams (1988) as Jack
A young man is tormented by a recurring nightmare of a knife-wielding masked man who places the razor-sharp blade at his neck. Just as the intruder is about to slit his throat, the man awakens in a cold sweat. Ten years prior, both his parents lost their lives to a similar slasher. Eventually, the n
Lawless Land, The (1988) as Ez Andy
Love is taboo in this futuristic police state, so an outlaw wages war against the system.
Walker (1987) as Byron Cole
The story of William Walker, an American soldier of fortune, who proclaimed himself president of Nicaragua in 1855, and ruled the country until 1857.
Gangland (1987) as Cardogan
Omega 7 (1987)
When terrorists kidnap his daughter, a journalist and arms dealer organizes a commando raid of the group's headquarters.
Straight to Hell (1987) as Preacher
Sid And Nancy (1986) as Bowery Snax
The sad, sordid story of Sid Vicious, a member of the seminal British punk group The Sex Pistols, and his doomed relationship with his American girlfriend, Nancy Spungen.
Volunteers (1985) as Kent Sutcliffe
A snobby, rich young man from the Northeast lands into trouble with his gambling debts, and in order to escape, he ends up in the Peace Corps in Thailand where he meets some genuinely devoted American volunteers.
Mommie Dearest (1981) as Christopher Crawford--As An Adult
A portrayal of the actress Joan Crawford as a screaming witch-mother who abuses her kids.

Producer (feature film)

Cook County (2008)
Abused teen Abe and his absentee father try to re-establish their relationship while struggling to overcome addictions to crystal meth in a house full of addicts, and Abe must take drastic action to protect his young cousin from her abusive father.

Cast (special)

Dr. Paradise (1988) as Dr Noah Fredericks
A comedy about the zany doctors and patients at a resort clinic located on a small tropical island.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

If These Walls Could Talk (1996) as John Barrows ("1974")
Focuses on the lives of three pregnant women, each living in the same home during different decades (1952, 1974 and 1996), and how they each deal with their unplanned pregnancies.
Apollo 11 (1996) as Buzz Aldrin
Deadly Matrimony Part 1 (1992)
A miniseries based on the true story of the murder of Dianne Masters, whose killing was arranged by her husband, a Mafia-connected attorney.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Tom Clancy's NetForce (1999) as Bo Alan Tyler
Miniseries based on Tom Clancy's novel, "Net Force." Set in the near future, the miniseries focuses on an elite, military-style division of the FBI that is granted extraordinary powers to combat technology-based crime and terrorism. After the death of his best friend, Alex Michaels is promoted to co

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