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Art Director (feature film)

PCU (1994)
Incoming freshman Tom Lawrence is mistakenly sent to party-hardy seven-year student James 'Droz' Andrews for a tour of the campus. Immediately a series of incredibly un-PC adventures begin.
Bonds of Love (1993)
A mildly retarded man falls in love with a twice-divorced woman and must fight his family and the court system for the right to marry her. Based on a true story.
Terror on Track 9 (1992)
One of a series of television movies depicting the exploits of police detective Frank Janek. A series of murders by lethal injection occur in New York's Grand Central Station.
Diamond Fleece, The (1992)
An ex-jewel thief hired to guard a 915-carat diamond sets up an elaborate hoax to sting the cop who put him behind bars.
Quiet Killer (1992)
A television movie about a race against time to stop a deadly outbreak of plague in New York City.
In Defense of a Married Man (1990)
A laywer defends her philandering husband when he is accused of murdering his mistress.
Bedroom Eyes (1986) as Art Direction Assistant
A young stockbroker is drawn into a murder.
Act Of Vengeance (1986)
A television movie about Jock Yablonski, the United Mine Workers official whose battle for his union's Presidency brought him into deadly conflict with union boss Tony Boyle. The true story describes Yablonski's raw, courageous stand which runs afoul of Boyle, who orders the murders of Yablonski and
Courage (1986)
Dressing "down" to play a Queens, New York, hausfrau, Sophia Loren is a concerned wife and mother in this fact-based drama about a woman who discovers her elder son hooked on drugs and becomes an undercover agent for the Drug Enforcement Administration and helps bust a $3.5-billion cocaine ring, the
High Price of Passion, The (1986)
The sordid true tale of a Tufts University professor who becomes obsessed with a prostitute and is driven to murder, as recounted in Russell M. Glitman's book, is enacted by Richard Crenna, at the head of a lengthy Canadian cast. Tufts officials doubtless were unnerved to discover that in this rathe
Matter of Sex, A (1984)
The somewhat exploitive title notwithstanding, this provocative film dramatizes the bitter, true-life struggle of "the Wilmar 8," eight women who, in 1977, began a two-year strike against the small Minnesota bank that employed them, charging sex discrimination in hiring and promotion. Lee Grant, who
Draw (1984)
Kirk Douglas is an old-time outlaw who finds himself trapped in a small Western town after a poker game ends in a gunfight and James Coburn is his old nemesis, a former lawman-turned-boozer, who is hired by the townfolk to flush him out. This light-hearted hoss opera was the fifth in HBO's made-for-
Harry Tracy (1982) as Art Direction 1st Assistant

Production Designer (feature film)

Christmas Rush (2002)
A holiday thriller that involves a suspended police officer who disrupts a massive robbery at an upscale shopping mall in the middle of the busy holiday shopping season. The thief who has masterminded the heist does so to pull off one last score in order to pay for his son's much medical treatment.
Her Best Friend's Husband (2002)
When Jane is called upon to help save her best friend Mandy's marriage, she and Mandy's husband, Will, fall in love. Jane Thornton, a New York Music attorney, is taking her first vacation since the death of her husband two years ago. She is flying to Seattle to surprise her best friend, Mandy Robert
Crossed Over (2002)
In 1988, fours years after the death of her troubled son Peter in a hit-and-run accident, Beverly Lowry is still in a state of mourning compounded by feelings that she failed as a mother. When Beverly reads an article about death-row convict Karla Faye Tucker, she is intrigued by the contrast betwee
For Love of Olivia (2001)
In the mid-south in 1966, small town lawyer Daniel Stewart is facing the opportunity of a lifetime -- to be the first black congressman from his district. The challenge of Daniel's campaign is heightened when the wife of incumbent Horton Roundtree is found murdered in her bed. The suspect is poor bl
Walter and Henry (2001)
Walter and his precocious 12-year-old son Henry are street musicians who live in a dilapidated trailer home in Brooklyn while working the streets of Manhattan. Smart, charming and musically gifted, Henry is having a ball leading the busker's life. When Walter suffers a nervous breakdown during one o
Final Jeopardy (2001)
Alexandra "Coop" Cooper is one of New York's most visible prosecutors, as she heads up the high-profile sex-crimes unit. Her life is torn apart when, upon returning from a business trip, she is greeted by screaming tabloid headlines reporting her own vicious murder. Alexandra immediately knows that
Judgment Day: The Ellie Nesler Story (1999)
After a local church worker Daniel Driver meets Ellie Nesler and quickly earns her trust, the usually protective Ellie thinks nothing of sending her son Brandon to a summer camp where Driver is working as a counselor. But Brandon soon learns Driver's true intentions, and a long cycle of sexual abuse
Johnny 2.0 (1999)
In a world of extreme environmental decay run by giant corporations, Johnny Dalton, a scientist for the Azimuth Corporation, has perfected human cloning. Terrorist attack Azimuth and Johnny ends up in a coma for the next 15 years. He awakens to discover that he and his world have changed forever. He
God's New Plan (1999)
Ellen and Brian are in love and have successful careers, but the one thing missing is a child. After a miscarriage, they are thrilled when they discover that they are expecting again. However, their lives are turned upside down when Ellen comes close to death when delivering their premature child Em
Dogmatic (1999)
Comedy about Dennis Winslow, an advertising executive who inadvertently trades places with Rocky, his dog, after they are struck by lightning. After the switch, the ad exec tries to hold onto his fiancee, Amy, and his biggest client, Pal Acres, who happens to be the largest distributor of pre-traine
Dangerous Evidence: The Lori Jackson Story (1999)
The true story of Lori Jackson, a civil rights activist who attempts to overturn the conviction of Lindsey Scott, an African-American Marine corporal falsely accused of the raping and attempted murder of a white woman near the Quantico Marine base in Virginia. After answering Scott's plea for help,
To Love, Honor and Betray (1999)
Melissa Brennan, an emergency room nurse, has always respected her parents' happy marriage and idolized her father Ted. All that changes when she catches him in another woman's arms. Melissa keeps her father's indiscretion to herself but her mother Julia is bewildered by her daughter's sudden coldne
My Father's Shadow: The Sam Sheppard Story (1998)
Television movie based on Sam Reese Sheppard's quest to prove that his father, Dr. Sam Sheppard, did not kill his mother Marilyn in 1954. Sheppard served ten years in prison for the crime before the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the conviction. He was later retried and found not guilty. Sheppard was
Absolute Truth, The (1997)
A producer of a news program is forced to confront the issue of morals and ethics in the world of politics and television journalism when she is given inside information on a presidential candidate who has been sexually harrassing his employees.
What Happened to Bobby Earl? (1997)
Bobby Earl is the pride of his working-class family when he is the first to go to college. He is recruited into a popular fraternity where Tom, a charming classmate, befriends him. Tom falls for a wealthy older woman, Chelsea, who finds jobs for both boys at her business. After graduation Tom and Ch
Conspiracy of Fear, The (1996)
After his father's "accidental" death, a book-smart college student becomes a sinister assassin's next target. After an accidental encounter teams him with a resourceful young woman, he goes on the run and unravels a conspiracy that threatens America's safety.
Gridlock (1996)
A renegade New York City helicopter cop defies orders and foils an elaborately planned bank heist that has all of Manhattan gridlocked by carefully placed explosions.
Pathfinder, The (1996)
Adaptation of James Fenimore Cooper's novel of the pre-Revolutionary American frontier. A scout is sent by the British to infiltrate and gather information on a French stronghold near the Great Lakes in the 1750s.
Shadow Zone: The Undead Express (1996)
A young teen named Zach has a rich imagination, which makes him a perfect candidate for the "Shadow Zone," a place where fantasy and reality meet. There, Zach encounters a gang of vampires who plan to prey on New York City.
Falling For You (1995)
An amnesiac commerical artist falls in love with the man who brutally attacked her. Meanwhile, a jaded veteran police lieutenant and his young, hot-shot partner attempt to track down the serial killer before it's too late.
Treacherous Beauties (1994)
A photojournalist searching for the identity of her brother's murderer becomes romantically involved with the prime suspect.
Another Woman (1994)
A restaurant owner must reconstruct her life, her marriage, and her memory following a near-fatal beating.
Against Their Will: Women in Prison (1994)
When guards demand sexual favors from the inmates of a women's prison, a wrongfully-jailed convict fights back in court. Based on an actual event.
Silent Betrayal, A (1994)
One of a series of television movies depicting the exploits of police detective Frank Janek. Janek attempts to solve the murders of six people living in a Manhattan apartment building owned by a famous Broadway producer/director.
Forget-Me-Not Murders, The (1994)
One of a series of television movies depicting the exploits of police detective Frank Janek. Janek tries to find a serial killer who glues his victims' eyes and mouths shut and leaves flowers beside the corpses.
Seeds of Deception (1994)
Inspired by actual events surrounding a fertility doctor indicted for inseminating his patients with his own sperm and for giving false positive pregnancy results.
Shattered Trust (1993)
While prosecuting a child-abuse case, a lawyer realizes she has repressed an incident of abuse from her childhood. Based on a true story.
Switching Parents (1993)
Based on the true story of 12-year-old Gregory Kingsley, who sued successfully to divorce himself from his natural parents.
Women of Windsor, The (1992)
A movie based on the stories of the two women who married into Britain's House of Windsor, Diana Spencer, Princess of Wales, and Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York.
Lethal Lolita (1992)
A movie telling the story of Amy Fisher, a Long Island, New York, high-school student who allegedly shot her 36-year-old lover's wife.
Child Saver, The (1988)
A television movie about Andrea Crawford, a successful advertising executive who puts her life on the line for a Jackie Watson, a young orphan boy involved in drugs. In trying to steer the seven-year-old away from the dangerous subculture, Andrea makes an enemy of a major drug dealer. She also alien
Bluffing It (1987)
A story that reveals the poignant and often desperate means taken by a 50-year-old factory foreman to hide his illiteracy from his employers and his family.
Robbers of the Sacred Mountain (1982)
Curmudgeonly scientist John Marley (in one of his last roles) goes looking for an ancient artifact in the mountains of Mexico, accompanied by his teenage granddaughter, Louise Vallance, rugged journalist Simon MacCorkindale, and Mexican outfitter Blanca Guerra, before sinister tycoon George Touliato

Art Director (TV Mini-Series)

Evergreen (1985)
Opulent six-hour, three-part miniseries based on Belva Plain's romantic best-seller tracing the rise of a Polish-Jewish immigrant from seamstress on New York's lower East Side to wealthy wife of a Westchester contractor although the secret love of her life is the aristocratic son of the Fifth Avenue

Production Designer (TV Mini-Series)

Hustle: The Pete Rose Story (2004) as Production Designer

Production Designer (TV Mini-Series)

Love and Betrayal: the Mia Farrow Story (1995)
A miniseries based on the life of actress Mia Farrow.

Writer (short)

Grand Prix Challenge of the Champions (1966)
This short film shows a behind-the-scenes look at the filming of "Grand Prix" (1966) at the actual Grand Prix in Monaco.

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