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Also Known As: Died: February 6, 2017
Born: March 1, 1929 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Profession: Production Designer ...


Cast (feature film)

Citizen Kane (1941) as Man singing at "Inquirer" party
The investigation of a publishing tycoon''''s dying words reveals conflicting stories about his scandalous life.

Editing (feature film)

Some Like It Cool (1961) as Film Editor

Art Director (feature film)

Helter Skelter (2004)
An adaptation of former prosecutor Vincent Bugliosi's book of the same name, focusing on the life and personality of Charles Manson and how he got people to commit the murders that eventually landed him in prison.
Shadow Dancing (1988) as Art Direction
The ghost of a murdered dancer possesses the body of a dance troupe member.
Loose Ends (1987) as Art Direction
Deadly Business, A (1986)
A television movie based on the true story of Harold Kaufman, whose undercover work for the FBI exposed corruption and the involvment of organized crime in the handling of lethal toxic wastes.
Mrs. Soffel (1984)
A prison warden''''s wife is seduced into helping a notorious killer escape.
Last Chase, The (1981) as Art Direction
Yesterday (1979) as Art Direction
Hound of the Baskervilles, The (1978) as Art Direction
Death Weekend (1976) as Art Direction
A rich playboy has a large house in the countryside. One weekend he invites a fashion model. On his way to the house, he drives past a gang of crazy young men. They find out where he lives, enter the house and kill him. Eventually the model arrives...
Only God Knows (1974) as Art Direction
The Last Valley (1971) as Asst art dir
People in a small German village in the last valley to remain untouched by the devastating Thirty Years' War try to exist in peace with a group of soldiers occupying the valley.
The Assassination Bureau (1969) as Art Director
The Assassination Bureau has existed for decades (perhaps centuries) until Diana Rigg begins to investigate it. The high moral standing of the Bureau (only killing those who deserve it) is called into question by her. She puts out a contract for the Bureau to assassinate its leader on the eve of World War I.
Far From the Madding Crowd (1967) as Art Director
A romantic English lass can't choose among three very different suitors.

Visual Effects (feature film)

Marie: A True Story (1985) as Illustrator
A political appointee risks her job and her life to expose corruption.

Production Designer (feature film)

Martin and Lewis (2002)
A biopic which explores the unlikely pairing of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis in the 1950's, their rise to success as a partnership and ultimately their parting of ways, due to personal and creative differences which emerged amidst outrageous fame and fortune.
Crossfire Trail (2001)
Rafe Covington is a restless wanderer who promises a dying friend that he will look after his widow in Wyoming. When Rafe and his two traveling companions arrive at Long Valley, his late friend's ranch, oil has been discovered and the small Wyoming town is terrorized by a conniving land owner and hi
Seventh Stream, The (2001)
Real and mythical worlds collide when a mysterious woman arrives in a small Irish fishing village in 1909. Quinn, a grieving widower, and his fishing partner, Willy Stewart, are taken by surprise when their third partner, Dunhill, appears with an unbelievable catch of fish and a mysterious woman. Th
Hunley, The (1999)
Set in 1863, the Civil War has ravaged the South and Charleston lays in ruins. A secret weapon, the first submersible vessel, is the last hope for the Confederates stranded within the Union's blockade. Previous attempts to use the submarine have failed, resulting in the death of twenty men, includin
Day Lincoln Was Shot, The (1998)
Minute-by-minute account of the moments leading up to the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln, from the perspective of Lincoln and his murderer, John Wilkes Booth. On April 14, 1865, Abraham Lincoln met with his cabinet and signed an executive order lifting the blockade of the South. That evening, he took wife Mary Todd Lincoln to see a new play, "Our American Cousin," at Ford''s Theatre in downtown Washington. While watching the play, he was shot and mortally wounded by John Wilkes Booth, an actor and Southern patriot. Also recreates Booth''s dash for freedom and the showdown that ended in his death.
Rocketman (1997) as Production Designer
When a member of the first manned space mission to Mars is injured during training, he is replaced by an absent-minded rocket scientist, and chaos ensues as he angers the captain, falls in love with the beautiful first-officer, and befriends a trained chimpanzee.
Born to Be Wild (1995) as Production Designer
Rick Hellar is a troubled teenager living alone with his mother, Margaret, who immerses herself in her work as an animal behavioral scientist. Rick occupies himself by quickly becoming the chief of misbehavior and trouble-making. Unable to control her son, Margaret hands him the duties of cleaning up her lab... a job which Rick learns to loathe. It is in the lab where Rick finds a companion of equal disobedience in Katie, a three-year-old gorilla. As the bond of friendship grows, Katie''s owner, Gus Charnley, stakes claim on the gorilla to be an animal attraction at his flea market. Rick cannot bear the fate of his furry friend, and, with the help of a recluse, sets out to free her.
Dracula: Dead and Loving It (1995) as Production Designer
Count Dracula, the Prince of Darkness, is dead and he''s loving it but he''s also in for some ego-puncturing problems and horrific surprises never encountered by Bela Lugosi or Gary Oldman. On Dracula''s bumpy quest for blood, the blundering bloodsucker exhibits a dazzling and hilarious array of supernatural magic, including flying, superhuman falls, hanging upside-down, clinging to the ceiling, long-distance hypnosis, shadows with a mind of their own, and morphing into an accident-prone bat. Meanwhile, the immortal count''s mortal enemy, Dr. Van Helsing, a brilliant professor of weird phenomena and world-famous vampire hunter, is busily masterminding the plan to expose and corner the bloodsucker who has infiltrated London''s high society.
Pagemaster, The (1994) as Production Designer (Live Action)
Taking refuge from a storm in an empty library, a timid young boy is sent on an amazing animated adventure by The Pagemaster, keeper of the books and guardian of the written word. Making the acquaintance of three books, each representing the timeless themes of Adventure, Fantasy and Horror, the boy takes a breathtaking journey as his new friends lead him through their limitless world of imagination.
Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993) as Production Designer
Spoof of the Robin Hood legend.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III (1993) as Production Designer
When April discovers an ancient scepter with magical powers, everybody''s favorite heroes-on-the-half-shell must cow-a-bunga their way back to 17th century Japan the rescue her from the evil clutches of Lord Norinaga. The green mutants'' Samurai skills are put to the test, and there''s nary a pizza to be found during their explosive adventure in the Orient, but "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III" (1993) still packs plenty of fun for the whole family to enjoy!
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990) as Production Designer
A live action version of the cartoon featuring four ninja turtles.
Lost Capone, The (1990)
The fictionalized account of the life of Jimmy Capone, brother of crime boss Al Capone. After disappearing for ten years, Jimmy re-emerges with a new identity as a lawman with an assignment to bring in his own brother.
Warlock (1989) as Production Designer
A witch-hunter chases a 17th-century warlock through time and is aided by a waitress in 80's Los Angeles.
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989) as Production Designer
Two time-travelling high school friends round up a team of history''s all-stars to help them pass an important exam.
Kiss, The (1988) as Production Designer
A mysterious family secret disrupts the lives of a beautiful model and her lovely niece.
Haunted by Her Past (1987)
A television movie about a devoted wife who becomes possessed by the century-old spirit of a sultry murderer hanged for killing her lover. Eric Beckett and his wife Karen take a trip to colonial Unionville and its annual Governor's Ball. Their carefree lives change unexpectedly when Karen is mysteri
Love at Stake (1987) as Production Designer
A lampoon of the Salem witchhunts.
Melanie (1983) as Production Designer
Curtains (1983) as Production Designer
Cries in the Night (1981) as Production Designer
Last Chase, The (1981) as Production Designer
Running (1979) as Production Designer
American marathon runner Michael Andropolis sets his heart on representing his country at the Olympic games. Meanwhile his marriage has fallen apart and his children have no respect for him. He sets out on his task with determination and hope that his success will resolve his personal problems.
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975) as Production Designer
We follow King Arthur and his knights in their search for the Holy Grail. Thisisn't your average medieval knights and horses story - for a start, due to a shortage in the kingdom, all the horses have been replaced by servants clopping coconuts together !

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Young Jesse James (1960) as Pub

Cast (special)

Attila: The Making of an Epic Mini-Series (2001) as Interviewee
Documentary examining the production of the USA Network's epic miniseries, "Attila." Cast and crew members reveal their adventures working in Lithuania with thousands of extras and animals; choreographing difficult stunts; using visual effects to make 500 people look like 3,000; coordinating massive

Production Designer (TV Mini-Series)

Glimpse of Hell, A (2001) as Production Designer
Attila (2001)
Miniseries about Attila the Hun, the ruthless 5th century warrior who helped unite his people in an area that is now Hungary. Tells the story of two worlds colliding and of the two men who embody the values and essence of those worlds. Attila, King of the Huns, is a visionary who sees more in his pe
Lost Battalion, The (2001) as Production Designer

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