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Tom Rolf

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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Writer (feature film)

1.
The Resurrection of Zachary Wheeler (1971) as Writer
A U.S. Senator is spirited away to a secret New Mexico medical lab after a serious car crash. His injuries are completely healed by a secret organization that has developed advanced medical technology. What does the organization want in exchange for saving his life? Meanwhile, a reporter who witnessed the accident decides to investigate the senator's disappearance.

Producer (feature film)

2.
Clambake (1967) as Associate Producer
A playboy switches places with a water-skiing instructor to find a woman who isn't just after his money.

Editing (feature film)

3.
Crazy (2007)
Inspired by the life of Hank Garland, a legendary musician who joined the Grand Ol' Opry at 15 and rose to fame in the early 1950s as Nashville's premiere session guitarist. Garland's immense, innovative talents grace the timeless recordings of such music icons as Elvis Presley, The Everly Brothers,
4.
Equilibrium (2002) as Editor
In the nation of Libria, there is always peace among men. The rules of the Librian system are simple. If you are happy, you will be arrested. If you cry, the law will hunt you down. If you read a contraband book or so much as look at a smuggled painting, you've committed a crime. To keep the peace,
5.
Windtalkers (2002) as Editor
On December 8, 1941, the United States declared war on Japan. For the next several years, U.S. forces were fully engaged in battle throughout the Pacific, taking over islands one by one in a slow progression towards mainland Japan. During this brutal campaign, the Japanese were continually able to break coded military transmissions, dramatically slowing U.S. progress. In 1942, several hundred Navajo Americans were recruited as Marines and trained to use their language as code. Marine Joe Enders is assigned to protect Ben Yahzee - a Navajo code talker, the Marines' new secret weapon. Enders' orders are to protect his code talker, but if Yahzee should fall into enemy hands, he's to "protect the code at all costs." Against the backdrop of the horrific Battle of Saipan, when capture is imminent, Enders is forced to make a decision: if he can't protect his fellow Marine, can he bring himself to kill him to protect the code?
6.
Horse Whisperer, The (1998) as Editor
A girl and her horse are hit by a truck and seriously injured. In order to help her recuperate, her mother takes her to the ranch of a horse whsiperer, where his mystical powers help heal the horse and girl, while the mother falls for the horse whisperer
7.
Devil's Own, The (1997) as Editor
Set in 1993, as the Irish Republican Army has announced peace talks with the British, New York police officer Tom O'Meara takes an affable young Irish emigree into his home and makes him part of his family. The refugee, however, has a hidden past and a bloody purpose for coming to America. Upon discovering his boarder's true identity, the police officer is drawn into a deadly manhunt--the aim of which is not only to capture the Irish rebel but to save his life.
8.
Dangerous Minds (1995) as Editor
Former Marine LouAnne Johnson leaves an officer's commission and a nine-year military career to pursue her dream of becoming an English teacher. But while earning her credentials at a Northern California high school, she is assigned to a group of students who change her life forever. And she changes theirs. Although each of her charges exhibits a seemingly inpenetrable facade, these kids are desperate to connect with someone who cares about them. As their new instructor, the feisty Ms. Johnson defies all the rules, creates her own curriculum and instructs this class of tough, inner-city teenagers from college-level texts. Frustrated that her students, whose standardized test scores range from average to excellent, have come to accept failure as a way of life, she cajoles and tricks them, even bribes them, into learning. More important, she loves them and helps them to believe in themselves, in their spirit and their potential.
9.
Heat (1995) as Editor
A group of five lifetime robbers plan one last heist, but they find it hard to complete with the LAPD on their tail.
10.
Mr. Jones (1993) as Editor
A charismatic manic depressive falls in love with his therapist.
11.
The Pelican Brief (1993) as Editor
A law student stumbles on evidence behind the assassination of two Supreme Court justices.
12.
Sneakers (1992) as Editor
Story about a team of security experts who naively enter into a covert government operation after their leader is blackmailed.
13.
Jacob's Ladder (1990) as Editor
A Vietnam veteran suffers from the belated impact of government sanctioned LSD experiments.
14.
Black Rain (1989) as Editor
Tough cops Nick Conklin and Charlie Vincent break up a Yakuza crime ring in New York and escort a Japanese killer back to his home country. The criminal escapes, and the two detectives are forced to team up with the Tokyo police to track him down. Along the way, they find themselves drawn ever deepe
15.
Great Outdoors, The (1988) as Editor
Chet Ripley, a hard-working family man, packs up his family for a vacation at a lakeside resort in the mountains. However, any hope at peace and tranquility is squashed the moment Roman, his obnoxious brother-in-law, shows up with his wife and kids. Chet does his best to keep his patience and try to enjoy the wilderness, but due to Roman's constant annoying presence, the vacation can't end soon enough for the Ripleys.
16.
Stakeout (1987) as Editor
After a brutal murderer (Aidan Quinn) escaped from prison, all of his possible contacts are put under survey. His ex girlfriend Maria (Madeleine Stowe), who ceased contact with him long ago, is observed by 4 cops. The night shift is covered by Chris (Richard Dreyfuss) and Bill (Emilio Estevez). Maria proves to be very attractive, and Chris, who bugs her appartment as Telephone Bill, falls for her. Now, everytime he is with her, his partner has to watch his friend enjoy life and he himself has to get out before the other team comes in. But when Maria's ex arrives, Telephone Bill and his partner find themselves in deep trouble.
17.
Outrageous Fortune (1987) as Editor
Proper, refined Lauren and loud, brash Sandy meet in an acting class and immediately dislike each other. Soon after starting the class, they each start seeing someone, unaware that it is the same man, Michael Sanders. They find this out when Michael disappears, supposedly having been killed in an explosion. But the women begin to believe that Michael has faked his death and form an alliance in order to find him and make him chose between them. During their cross-country search, they are chased by CIA agents and Russian assassins, and when they do find their boyfriend, he tries to kill them. They find out that Michael is a double agent, working for the CIA and the KGB, and is on the run from both after stealing a dangerous bio-weapon and a large amount of money. Michael eventually takes Lauren hostage, but she escapes, and by the time the whole ordeal is over, Lauren and Sandy have become genuine friends.
18.
9 1/2 Weeks (1986) as Editor
Kim Basinger and Mickey Rourke court passion, obsession and manipulation in "9 ½ Weeks" (1986), a stylish and erotic drama about two isolated people drawn together by a chance meeting. Director Adrian Lyne dives deep into the psychology of the characters, resulting in a piece that is as emotional as it is sexual. This expanded edition includes footage not seen in the original U.S. theatrical release.
19.
Quicksilver (1986) as Editor
20.
Thief of Hearts (1984) as Editor
A woman trapped in a borring marriage falls for a dark, mysterious young man who seems to say all the right things.
21.
WarGames (1983) as Editor
In search of the ultimate game, a young man accidentally hacks into the government''s top military computer.
22.
The Right Stuff (1983) as Editor
The first astronauts fight for their place in space.
23.
Ghost Story (1981) as Editor
Four old men get together one a week to entertain each other by telling scary tales. This diversion takes an ugly turn when one of the most terrifying stories comes to life and a woman they mistakenly left for dead many years before comes back to exact her revenge.
24.
Heaven's Gate (1980) as Editor
A Wyoming sheriff tries to protect immigrant farmers from ruthless ranchers.
25.
Prophecy (1979) as Editor
When Dr. Robert Verne and his wife go to Maine to study the effects of a lumber mill on the environment there, they find a horrifying variety of mutations in the local wildlife. After a series of violent deaths of people in the area, a research expedition is formed, and a large, mutant bear is found to be the killer.
26.
Hardcore (1979) as Editor
When the wealthy and conservative Jake Van Dorn learns that his daughter is appearing in pornographic films, he desperately tries to locate her and bring her home. Van Dorn begins talking to pimps, prostitutes and other members of a world he has never known to find his daughter, and eventually poses as an X-rated film producer hoping that she will show up for an job interview.
27.
Blue Collar (1978) as Editor
Three workers, Zeke, Jerry and Smokey, are working at a car plant and drinking their beers together. One night when they steal away from their wives to have some fun they get the idea to rob the local union's bureau safe. First they think it is a flop, because they get only 600 dollars out of it, but then Zeke realizes that they also have gotten some 'hot' material. They decide to blackmail their union. The best reason for that is the union itself. All three are provoked by the fact that the union claims to have lost 10,000 dollars by their robbery.
28.
New York, New York (1977) as Editor
A jazz musician and a singer fight and love their way through the show biz world of the late forties.
29.
Black Sunday (1977) as Editor
Terrorists threaten to unleash a deadly plague at the Superbowl.
30.
Taxi Driver (1976) as Editor
A loner becomes fixated on a teen prostitute.
31.
Fear on Trial (1975) as Editor
This Emmy-nominated film follows the troubles stalking John Henry Faulk, a folksy, homespun radio-television personality of the early 1950s whose broadcasting career was abruptly cut off during the blacklisting of the era. Retaining attorney Louis Nizer, he went to court and successfully sued for li
32.
Lucky Lady (1975) as Editor (Battle Sequence)
Walker and Kibby run a liquor smuggling operation in Mexico during Prohibition. They team up with Claire, a cabaret singer with connections to some nightclub owners. Things get complicated when Walker and Kibby both fall in love with Claire who can't decide which one she likes the best. But while th
33.
French Connection II (1975) as Editor
New York narcotics detective Popeye Doyle follows the trail of the French connection smuggling ring to France where he teams up with the gendarmes to hunt down the ringleader.
34.
Visit To A Chief's Son (1974) as Editor
An American anthropologist takes his son with him when he goes to East Africa to study a tribe there. Both father and son benefit from their experiences on the trip.
35.
Trial Of Billy Jack, The (1974) as Editor
While Billy Jack is waiting for his murder trial to start, Jean Roberts continues running the "Freedom School" on an Indian reservation where the student-operated television station has gotten in trouble for airing a series of political exposés. Attempts to quiet the students and get Billy Jack out
36.
Last American Hero, The (1973) as Editor
Junior Jackson grew up in North Carolina where he used his driving skills to outrun the law while helping his father in the moonshine business. But when his father is jailed for selling the illegal whiskey, Junior decides to use his talent to become a professional stock car racer and earn enough mon
37.
The Man Who Loved Cat Dancing (1973) as Editor
A kidnapped woman joins forces with her captors in the old West.
38.
Lolly Madonna XXX (1973) as Editor
Mistaken identity leads two backwoods families into a bloody feud.
39.
The Honkers (1972) as Editor
A temperamental rodeo star tries to win back his family.
40.
The Hunting Party (1971) as Film Editor
A millionaire rancher while on a hunting expedition learns of his wife's adbuction by a band of outlaws. With his high-powered hunting rifle, Hackman slowly guns down each gang member in an attempt to save Bergen.
41.
The McKenzie Break (1970) as Film Editor
Captive Nazis plot their escape from a Scottish prison camp.
42.
Underground (1970) as Film Editor
Occupied France during WWII. The American Dawson parachutes over France and gets in contact with the French resistance. He has a plan to kidnap the German general Stryker.
43.
Clambake (1967) as Film Editor
A playboy switches places with a water-skiing instructor to find a woman who isn't just after his money.
44.
The Glory Guys (1965) as Film Editor
Cavalry officers fight over how to handle Indian relations.

Visual Effects (feature film)

45.
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001) as Digital Effects Supervisor (Shepperton)
Lara Croft was born into wealth and groomed at the most elite schools. She travels to dangerous and mysterious locales around the globe in search of rare, lost crypts and long-forgotten empires. She speaks numerous languages, is highly trained for combat and answers to no one, obeying only a desire for adventure. But now she must face her greatest challenge yet: to find two halves of an ancient artifact buried in space and time. To possess it means ultimate power for its possessor. But to get there, she must first take on a powerful and dangerous secret society.
46.
Shipping News, The (2001) as Digital Artist (Mill Film/Visual Effects)
A man makes a journey to self-discovery when he returns to his ancestral home on the coast of Newfoundland. After the death of his estranged wife, Quoyle's fortunes begin to change when his long lost Aunt Agnis convinces him to head north with his daughter Bunny. He relocates to the small coastal vi

Editing (TV Mini-Series)

47.
Executioner's Song, The (1982) as Editor (Part 2)
In his Emmy Award-winning role as Outstanding Actor in a Drama Special, Tommy Lee Jones is convicted killer Gary Gilmore during his final nine months, spanning his parole, his reimprisonment, and the firing squad execution he demanded of the state of Utah in January 1977. Rosanna Arquette, as his ho

Editing (TV Mini-Series)

48.
Perfect Murder, Perfect Town (2000) as Editor
Miniseries based on Lawrence Schiller's book about the struggle between John and Patsy Ramsey and law enforcement in Boulder, Colorado, after the murder of their young daughter, JonBenet, on Christmas night 1996. The fact-based story, which draws on recorded interviews with investigators, prosecutor

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