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Born: April 16, 1928 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA Profession: Production Designer ...


Director (feature film)

The Steagle (1971) as Director
Instant Love (1964)
A romance quickly turns into a marriage, but then runs into problems as the lovers face a combination of boredom and jealousy.

Writer (feature film)

Nighthawks (1981) as From Story
A New York police officer must track down a dangerous terrorist who has been wreaking havoc on the city.
The Steagle (1971) as Written for Screen by

Art Director (feature film)

Bad Company (1972) as Production Design
Civil War draft dodgers head West to build new lives as outlaws.
Riot (1969) as Art dir-prod des
Led by two inmates, the prisoners in a state facility take guards hostage and stage an all-out riot, protesting ill-treatment, but unbeknownst to them it's a ruse for their two leaders to escape through a secret tunnel while all the commotion is going on.
The Tiger Makes Out (1967) as Production Design
A would be revolutionary gets more than he bargained for when he kidnaps a hyper house wife.
Teenage Millionaire (1961) as Song sequence art dir
A teen tycoon becomes a rock star.
The Wrong Man (1957) as Art Director
A musician is mistaken for a vicious thief, with devastating results.
A Face in the Crowd (1957) as Art Director
A female radio reporter turns a folk-singing drifter into a powerful media star.
Baby Doll (1956) as Assoc art dir
A child bride holds her husband at bay while flirting with a sexy Italian farmer.

Art Department (feature film)

Country Music Holiday (1958) as Set Design

Production Designer (feature film)

To End All Wars (2001) as Production Designer
A World War II, prisoner-of-war drama about a group of American POWs. Led by Lieutenant Colonel Stuart McLean, the officers--Major Ian Campbell, Captain Ernest Gorgon and Lieutenant Tom Rigden--endure harsh treatment at the hands of their Japanese captors, while building a railway through the Burmes
Conspiracy Theory (1997) as Production Designer
A paranoid cab driver, Jerry Fletcher, publishes a newsletter about conspiracy theories and nourishes a desire for the lovely Alice Sutton, a Justice Department employee. Suddenly Jerry finds himself in trouble with the CIA when one of the theories turns out to be accurate. Jerry escapes from the hands of Dr Jonas only to end up on the run. Alice finds herself in the middle of this cat and mouse game as it is revealed that Jerry and his main nemesis, Dr Jonas, have a past relationship that could lead to dangerous consequences.
Rosewood (1997) as Production Designer
Set in 1923, the true story of the events which occurred in Rosewood, Florida after a white woman unjustly accused a black man of rape. Fueled by anger and racism, an angry white mob burned down the town and massacred its inhabitants. One man, the only white storekeeper in Rosewood, risked his own life by teaming with a black drifter to help women and children escape to safety.
Grass Harp, The (1995) as Production Designer
Based on the novel by Truman Capote, the story is set in the 1940s in a small southern town. After his mother dies, Collin Fenwick, comes to live with his father's maiden cousins, Verena and Dolly Talbo. Verena is a rigid and proper businesswoman who owns half the stores in their small town. Collin
Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home (1995) as Production Designer
In the two years since they said good-bye, Jesse and Willy have both become part of their own families: Jesse has been adopted by his foster parents, Glen and Annie Greenwood, and Willy has found his own Orca "pod," including his mother and younger siblings, in the seas off the Pacific Northwest. On a camping trip with his foster parents and newly discovered half-brother, Elvis, Jesse finds his old friend, Willy, off the coast, and the two quickly rediscover the us-against-the-world camaraderie that they shared before. But their happy reunion is cut short when an offshore oil spill threatens to trap Willy, his sister and his brother away from their mother and family of whales forever. As the danger moves closer, Jesse must call upon all the trust, loyalty and faith Willy has in him to return Willy--along with his brother and sister--back to their mother in the open seas.
Milk Money (1994) as Production Designer
Twelve-year-old Frank Wheeler and his two best friends--all on the brink of puberty--decide that it's about time they see a real live naked lady. So they pool their milk money, set out on their bicycles, and leave the suburbs for the big city, where women are rumored to be willing to take their clot
Sliver (1993) as Production Designer
A new apartment brings a new life of passion and murder to a literary editor, in this voyeuristic love triangle.
The Prince Of Tides (1991) as Production Designer
A troubled man talks to his suicidal sister''s psychiatrist about their family history and falls in love with her in the process.
Career Opportunities (1991) as Production Designer
The first day of work for a teenager at a discount store turns out to be more than he bargained for; he finds himself locked up with the most beautiful girl in town.
Rush (1991) as Production Designer
Two undercover cops infiltrating a drug ring end up getting caught up in the lifestyle.
Fresh Horses (1988) as Production Designer
Romantic drama between a sophisticated college senior and a rural southern girl.
Biloxi Blues (1988) as Production Designer
A young soldier training for World War II service tries to score his first romantic conquest.
Pick-Up Artist, The (1987) as Production Designer
Ishtar (1987) as Production Designer
Two bad singers booked by a Moroccan hotel get mixed up in international politics.
Nadine (1987) as Production Designer
A woman trying to recover photos of herself and divorce her husband witnesses a murder and uncovers corrupt land dealings.
Journey of Natty Gann, The (1985) as Production Designer
During the Great Depression, a young girl meets a young man and a wolf on her journey west to find her father.
Firstborn (1984) as Production Designer
Because he is the oldest, Brian has been the man of the house since his parents' divorce. When Mom starts seeing Sam, who is always trying some new get-rich-quick scheme and declares that he is now man of the house, Brian puts up with it until he discovers Sam's illegal activities.
Pope Of Greenwich Village, The (1984) as Production Designer
In an Italian-American enclave of New York's Greenwich Village, a young man struggling to make it contends with his dim-witted cousin and sidekick whose botched get rich-quick schemes get them in trouble with the local mob.
Without A Trace (1983) as Production Designer
Gorky Park (1983) as Production Designer
Wolfen (1981) as Production Designer
Detective Dewey Wilson is investigating several strange murders in New York City. All the victims look as if they have been mutilated by wild animals. His investigation leads him to a group of Native Americans who tell him about the legend of a superior species that once roamed the area, but who ar
Resurrection (1980) as Production Designer
Hardcore (1979) as Production Designer
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.
Kramer Vs. Kramer (1979) as Production Designer
When his wife leaves him, an ad exec gets a crash course in parenting.
Mikey and Nicky (1976) as Production Designer
Nicki is on the run from the mob, and he turns to old pal Mikey for help.
The Drowning Pool (1975) as Production Designer
A private eye''s investigation of an anonymous letter leads to murder.
One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest (1975) as Production Designer
A small-time criminal fakes insanity in hopes of doing easy time in a mental hospital.

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