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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Sound (feature film)

1.
Predator (1987) as Sound Mixer
Sent to eliminate a gun-running camp in Central America, Major Dutch Schaeffer and his commandos encounter a skilled, seemingly invisible assassin. As members of their unit begin to disappear, Schaeffer and his soldiers suspect that that their hunter is not of this earth.
2.
Hot Pursuit (1987) as Sound
3.
Predator (1987) as Sound Recording
Sent to eliminate a gun-running camp in Central America, Major Dutch Schaeffer and his commandos encounter a skilled, seemingly invisible assassin. As members of their unit begin to disappear, Schaeffer and his soldiers suspect that that their hunter is not of this earth.
4.
Oceans Of Fire (1986)
A group of daring divers struggling to complete an oil drilling operation in deep tropical seas, and the relationship between the diving supervisor, Ben Laforche, and Helen Kyger, a documentary filmmaker hired by the oil company to produce a film to better its image. As the work aboard the rig progr
5.
Salvador (1986) as Sound Recording (Mexico)
A sleazy, boozing journalist decides to go to Central America and cover the war there, but finds himself in a more dangerous situation than he ever expected.
6.
Amityville 3: The Demon (1983) as Sound Mixer
7.
Yellowbeard (1983) as Sound Recording Mixer (Mexico)
8.
Blood Tide (1982) as Sound
9.
Cattle Annie and Little Britches (1981) as Sound Recording
It's 1893, and after their many years together, the outlaw gang led by Bill Doolin and Bill Dalton is about to disband. But when two teenage girls filled with the romance of being outlaws in the West show up, the gang is revived. Jenny and Annie help the men plan a series of robberies, but this new
10.
Sunburn (1979) as Sound Recording
An insurance investigator is assigned to look into the killing of a rich businessman in Acapulco and hires a model to pose as his wife while he is on the case.
11.
Great Scout And Cathouse Thursday, The (1976) as Sound
Sam Longwood, a frontiersman who has seen better days, spies the gold-mine partner, Jack Colby, who ran off with all the gold from a mine they were prospecting fifteen years earlier. He tells his other partners from that time, Joe Knox and Billy, and they confront Colby demanding not only the thousand dollars he took but an addition fifty-nine thousand for their trouble. After being thwarted in this attempt, they, and a would-be whore named Thursday, hatch a plan to kidnap Colby's wife, Nancy Sue, who is coincidently Sam's old flame, but find that Nancy Sue is not the sweet girl that Sam remembers.
12.
Foxtrot (1975) as Sound
13.
Devil's Rain, The (1975) as Sound Recording
The Preston family has been cursed for generations because one of their ancestors betrayed the satanic priest John Corbis. Corbis has been following the family for decades in order to retrieve a book that would give him great power. Good and evil do battle and in the process, some of the Prestons are melted or converted to the dark side.
14.
Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia (1974) as Sound
Southwestern lawbreakers vie for the bounty on a rapist's head.
15.
Slaughter (1972) as Sound Mixer
Ex-green beret Jim Brown stars as Slaughter, a man who avenges the gangland murder of his parents by massacring half of Central America.
16.
Zachariah (1971) as Sound
Gunfights and electric guitars in the Old West? You bet! Zachariah gets a mail order gun, practices a little, and kills a man in the local saloon. He and his friend Matthew set out to become gunfighters, joining with the Crackers, a rock band who are also (pitifully inept) stage robbers. Having quickly outgrown that gang, Zachariah and Matthew set out to become bigtime gunslingers. Before long, they part company and a rivalry grows between them.
17.
Shark! (1969) as Sound
When gunrunner Caine finds himself broke and hunted in the Sudan, he signs up as a deckhand to ichthyologists looking for rare fish. What he doesn't know is that they're really treasure hunters ready to dive into waters teeming with blood-crazed sharks.
18.
The Big Cube (1969) as Recording
LSD almost ruins the life of a former actress and her stepdaughter.
19.
The Witch's Mirror (1968) as Sound
20.
The Man and the Monster (1965) as Sound
21.
Of Love and Desire (1963) as Sound Recording
American engineer Steve Corey (Steve Cochran) comes to Mexico to work at one of the mining projects owned by Katherine Beckman (Merle Oberon) and her half-brother Paul (Curt Jurgen.) He meets Katherine, and the man he is replacing, Bill Maxton (Steve Brodie), tells him that Katherine is his for the asking..."all you have to do is touch her---she goes off like fireworks. There were plenty of guys before me, and there'll be plenty after me." Steve finds Katherine as advertised but he falls in love with her. Once he sees that the romance is for real, brother Paul is more than a little displeased at this turn of events and brings back one of Katherine's earlier flames, Gus Cole (John Agar), to tempt Katherine away from Steve. Half-siblings Katherine and Paul are carrying some baggage from the past it appears. Actually, it is more than appearances and Paul spells it right out before this exercise in tedium is over.
22.
The Empty Star (1962) as Sd (see note)
23.
La Cucaracha (1961) as Sound
Female revolutionaries compete for the same man.
24.
The Important Man (1961) as Sound
Animas Trujano is a colorful but irresponsible Indian in a small Mexican village. He hopes above all things someday to be chosen mayordomio of his village, a place of great honor usually conferred upon the wealthiest and most respected citizens. Animas has a loyal wife, but cheats on her and gambles away every cent they raise. Chances arise for Animas to turn over a new leaf and even hope realistically for the honor of mayordomio. But will Animas behave responsibly enough to take advantage of these opportunities?
25.
The Big Boodle (1957) as Sound Recording
Tough guy fights Cuban gangsters and counterfeiters.
26.
A Woman's Devotion (1956) as Sound
An artist suffering from mental problems from his experiences during the war goes to Acapulco on his honeymoon. Soon young women are turning up dead in the area, and the ex-GI comes to believe he might be responsible, as he has long stretches where he can't remember anything.
27.
Comanche (1956) as Sound Recording
A frontier scout tries to protect an Indian tribe from a bigoted Cavalry officer.
28.
The Magnificent Matador (1955) as Sound
Maureen O'Hara as the spoiled, rich, American preditor who falls head-over-heels for the brooding, tormented, about-to-retire matador, Luis Santos (Anthony Quinn) who has inexplicably run away prior to a corrida that was to occasion the "alternativa" of a young, up-and-coming bullfighter (Manuel Rojas). The mystery is solved 94 minutes later, after Maureen has conquered Tony and Tony has saved Marueen's life by caping a toro bravo with his plaid horse blanket.
29.
The Littlest Outlaw (1955) as Sound
Little Pablito is the ten year old son of a cruel horse trainer. The trainer is responsible for training a Mexican General's horse to jump for the grand race. The trainer's methods cause the horse to become afraid of jumping and the general orders the animal's death. Pablito runs away with the horse, becoming a fugitive. He travels throughout Mexico encountering several fugitives and a priest who tries to help.
30.
Vera Cruz (1954) as Sound Recording
During the Mexican Revolution, rival mercenaries team to steal a fortune in gold.
31.
Blowing Wild (1953) as Sound
32.
Bullfighter and the Lady (1951) as Sound
An American takes up bullfighting to impress the ladies but learns to respect the sport.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

33.
Predator (1987)
Sent to eliminate a gun-running camp in Central America, Major Dutch Schaeffer and his commandos encounter a skilled, seemingly invisible assassin. As members of their unit begin to disappear, Schaeffer and his soldiers suspect that that their hunter is not of this earth.
34.
Hot Pursuit (1987)
35.
Salvador (1986)
A sleazy, boozing journalist decides to go to Central America and cover the war there, but finds himself in a more dangerous situation than he ever expected.
36.
Yellowbeard (1983)
37.
Blood Tide (1982)
38.
Cattle Annie and Little Britches (1981)
It's 1893, and after their many years together, the outlaw gang led by Bill Doolin and Bill Dalton is about to disband. But when two teenage girls filled with the romance of being outlaws in the West show up, the gang is revived. Jenny and Annie help the men plan a series of robberies, but this new
39.
Sunburn (1979)
An insurance investigator is assigned to look into the killing of a rich businessman in Acapulco and hires a model to pose as his wife while he is on the case.
40.
Great Scout And Cathouse Thursday, The (1976)
Sam Longwood, a frontiersman who has seen better days, spies the gold-mine partner, Jack Colby, who ran off with all the gold from a mine they were prospecting fifteen years earlier. He tells his other partners from that time, Joe Knox and Billy, and they confront Colby demanding not only the thousand dollars he took but an addition fifty-nine thousand for their trouble. After being thwarted in this attempt, they, and a would-be whore named Thursday, hatch a plan to kidnap Colby's wife, Nancy Sue, who is coincidently Sam's old flame, but find that Nancy Sue is not the sweet girl that Sam remembers.
41.
Devil's Rain, The (1975)
The Preston family has been cursed for generations because one of their ancestors betrayed the satanic priest John Corbis. Corbis has been following the family for decades in order to retrieve a book that would give him great power. Good and evil do battle and in the process, some of the Prestons are melted or converted to the dark side.
42.
Foxtrot (1975)
43.
Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia (1974)
Southwestern lawbreakers vie for the bounty on a rapist's head.

Sound (special)

44.
For the Love of Mike (1960) as Sound
The story of Betty Stevens, the talented and pretty wife of a struggling young writer, and her attempts to supplement their small income by performing as a nightclub singer. In the pilot episode, Betty pretends to be single in an attempt to get a job with Emil Sinclair, a society bandleader who insi

Sound (special)

45.
On Wings Of Eagles (1986)
A five-hour, two-part miniseries, based on Ken Follett's best-seller, that tells the fact-based story of how Texas industrialist, H. Ross Perot, enlisted the aid of legendary ex-Army Colonel Arthur E. "Bull" Simons to lead a daring mission into Iran to rescue two Perot employees held captive after t
46.
Rumor of War, A (1980)
Pulitzer Prize winning author Philip Caputo's best-selling account of his Vietnam experiences and his transformation from idealistic college student turned Marine to battle-hardened and subsequently embittered veteran is dramatized in this two-part film with Brad Davis as Caputo and Keith Carradine

Misc. Crew (special)

47.
On Wings Of Eagles (1986)
A five-hour, two-part miniseries, based on Ken Follett's best-seller, that tells the fact-based story of how Texas industrialist, H. Ross Perot, enlisted the aid of legendary ex-Army Colonel Arthur E. "Bull" Simons to lead a daring mission into Iran to rescue two Perot employees held captive after t
48.
Rumor of War, A (1980)
Pulitzer Prize winning author Philip Caputo's best-selling account of his Vietnam experiences and his transformation from idealistic college student turned Marine to battle-hardened and subsequently embittered veteran is dramatized in this two-part film with Brad Davis as Caputo and Keith Carradine

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