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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Writer (feature film)

1.
Ring, The (2002)
It sounded like just another urban legend--a videotape filled with nightmarish images, leading to a phone call foretelling the viewer's death in exactly seven days. As a newspaper reporter, Rachel Keller was naturally skeptical of the story, until four teenagers all met with mysterious deaths exactly one week after watching just such a tape. Allowing her investigative curiosity to get the better of her, Rachel tracks down the video... and watches it. Now she has just seven days to unravel the mystery of the "Ring."
2.
Going Home (2000)
A woman must choose between her successful career and caring for an aging father who can no longer care for himself. Katherine Barton is a successful book editor at a top New York publishing firm. She has a comfortable relationship with longtime boyfriend, Jack, and is happy with her life, until the
3.
Wild Wild West (1999) as Script Supervisor (2nd Unit)
Special government agent James West and his co-hort Artemus Gordon, team up to thwart the diabolical Dr Arliss Loveless who is plotting to assassinate the President of the United States with the aid of a huge, walking weapon-transport vehicle called "The Tarantula."
4.
Mighty Joe Young (1998) as Script Supervisor (2nd Unit)
To most people, Joe is a myth and a legend; a huge gorilla, a sacred guardian and defender of the natives of a small African village. To his only friend Jill, he is a protector and companion. Together they are the only family each has had since their respective mothers were killed by poachers 20 years ago. Now, when zoologist Gregg O'Hara, who is exploring the remote Pangani Mountains in Central Africa, comes upon the awesome 15-foot gorilla, he and Jill rescue the strong yet innocent creature from human predators by moving him into safety of a California animal conservancy. However, Joe is not safe for long. His notoriety makes him a target for an enemy from his past... a ruthless hunter who eager to steal Joe for his unique value on the endengered species black market. Feeling threatened and confused in his man-made confines, Joe finally escapes. As this powerful force of nature attempts to traverse the metropolis of Los Angeles, he leaves a trail of destruction and chaos in his wake.
5.
Simple Twist of Fate, A (1994) as Script Supervisor
A bitter old miser finds a young girl whose mother just died, and he takes her in.
6.
Dark Horse (1992) as Script Supervisor
Story about a young girl who searches for happiness after her mother's death.
7.
Conagher (1991)
A television movie based on the Louis L'Amour novel "Conagher." A cowboy drifts in and out of the lives of a woman and her two stepchildren who operate a rest stop for stage coach passengers.
8.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze (1991) as Script Supervisor
Cowabunga dudes! The pizza-loving Turtles and their master Splinter are back in this action-packed sequel based on the hit comic book. When the evil Shredder gets his hands on a canister of toxic ooze he attempts to create his own army of mutant enemies. Now the Turtles must take on Shredder and his new mutant allies to save the world.
9.
Under Cover (1991)
A television movie about a seasoned operative who pursues a dangerous mission: to prevent the assassination of a high-ranking Soviet reformer. Meanwhile, his best friend believes he's a double agent and has been assigned by the national intelligence agency to kill him.
10.
Brand New Life: The Honeymooners (1989)
A television movie pilot centering on a newlywed couple from contrasting social backgrounds: a struggling divorcee and a well-to-do widower who each have offspring from previous marriages. Combining families from two very different worlds provides a challenge. The movie chronicles the whirlwind cou
11.
Go Toward the Light (1988)
A television movie, based on fact, about the Madison family and their struggle to cope with the knowledge that their young son, a hemophiliac, has contracted AIDS.
12.
Proud Men (1987)
When a soldier who went AWOL in Vietnam returns to visit his dying father, he is arrested for desertion.
13.
Teen Wolf (1985)
A high-schooler finds himself slowly turning into a werewolf and it becomes an asset in his popularity in school.
14.
Bear, The (1984) as Script Supervisor
15.
Hot Dog...The Movie (1984) as Script Supervisor
David Naughton, Patrick Houser, Tracy N. Smith, John Patrick Reger, Frank Koppola. A bumpkin from Hicksville seeks beautiful babes and wild times at a posh ski resort and ends up creating a sensation on the slopes. A sophomoric comedy in the grand tradition of PORKY'S.
16.
Children of the Corn (1984) as Script Supervisor

Misc. Crew (feature film)

17.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze (1991)
Cowabunga dudes! The pizza-loving Turtles and their master Splinter are back in this action-packed sequel based on the hit comic book. When the evil Shredder gets his hands on a canister of toxic ooze he attempts to create his own army of mutant enemies. Now the Turtles must take on Shredder and his new mutant allies to save the world.
18.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze (1991)
Cowabunga dudes! The pizza-loving Turtles and their master Splinter are back in this action-packed sequel based on the hit comic book. When the evil Shredder gets his hands on a canister of toxic ooze he attempts to create his own army of mutant enemies. Now the Turtles must take on Shredder and his new mutant allies to save the world.

Writer (special)

19.
Knife & Gun Club, The (1990) as Script Supervisor
A dramatic pilot for ABC. Depicts the day-to-day activities of two doctors struggling to maintain their inner-city, independent emergency room.
20.
Turner and Hooch (1990) as Script Supervisor
A comedy pilot for NBC based on the 1989 feature film, "Turner and Hooch," about a detective and his partner, an extraordinarily clever St. Bernard.
21.
No Means No (1988) as Script Supervisor
A "CBS Schoolbreak Specials" presentation that dramatizes the traumatic impact of teenage date rape and the ensuing self-examination of sexual attitudes by both sexes.
22.
Are You My Mother? (1986) as Script Supervisor
A music video producer and his teenage daughter, who believe the girl's mother to be dead, search desperately for the woman after the shocking revelation that she may have become a homeless street person. Subsequently, she and her father redefine their relationship, and strive to help their loved on

Writer (TV Mini-Series)

23.
Stephen King's Rose Red (2002)
Dr. Joyce Reardon, an obsessed psychology professor, commissions a team of psychics and a gifted 15-year-old autistic girl, Annie Wheaton, to literally wake up a supposedly dormant haunted mansion: Rose Red, built in 1907 by Seattle oil magnate John P. Rimbauer. Their efforts unleash a myriad of spi
24.
Retrievers, The (2001) as Script Supervisor
25.
Son of the Morning Star (1991)
A miniseries about General George Custer, the Plains Indian Wars, and the Battle of the Little Big Horn on June 25, 1876.

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