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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Assistant Direction (feature film)

1.
Fantastic Fear of Everything, A (2012)
Research into the lives of Victorian serial killers turns Jack, a children's-author-come-crime-novelist, into becomes a nervous wreck. When Jack is thrown a life-line by his long-suffering agent and a mysterious Hollywood executive takes a sudden and inexplicable interest in his script, what should
2.
Johnny English Reborn (2011)
Secret Service officer Johnny English has been working in a remote part of Asia, but is hunted down by his superiors for a special mission. He must stop a group of international assassins before they eliminate a world leader and cause global chaos.
3.
Wolfman, The (2010)
Lawrence Talbot is lured back to his family estate to investigate the savage murder of his brother by a bloodthirsty beast. When Talbot is bitten by the creature, he becomes eternally cursed and soon discovers a fate far worse than death.
4.
Hot Fuzz (2007)
A top London cop is transferred to a less threatening rural town in England full of garden parties and neighborhood-watch meetings. But the seemingly idyllic burg is soon rocked by a tough case.
5.
Last Legion, The (2007)
Rome, 476 AD. The Roman Empire, a mighty force for almost 500 years, is being threatened. On the eve of twelve-year-old Romulus Augustus' crowning ceremony to become the new emperor, Barbarian general Odoacer arrives in Rome to make a deal with Orestes. Odoacer makes demands of the Roman Empire in f
6.
Nanny McPhee (2006) as Assistant Director
Nanny McPhee, a woman with special powers, enters the household of the recently widowed Mr. Brown and attempts to tame his seven children. In the process, the children begin to notice that their misbehaving has magical and startling consequences.
7.
Flyboys (2006)
The adventures of the Lafayette Escadrille, young American fighter pilots who volunteered for the French military before the U.S. entered WWI.
8.
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
Most nights in the Bucket home, dinner is a watered-down bowl of cabbage soup, which young Charlie gladly shares with his mother and father and both pairs of grandparents. Every night, the last thing Charlie sees from his window is Willy Wonka's great factory, and he drifts off to sleep dreaming abo
9.
Chasing Liberty (2004)
Eighteen-year-old Anna Foster wants the American dream: life and liberty to pursue happiness. But as the only child of the President of the United States, every detail of Anna's life is constantly monitored by the media, the public and her very protective parents--who are backed up by a battalion of
10.
Thunderbirds (2004)
In a family of heroes, Alan Tracy was always being left out. While his father, billionaire and former astronaut Jeff Tracy and his four elder brothers are busy saving the world, Alan's biggest challenge is saving his grade point average at boarding school. And what's worse, he can't even tell his sc
11.
Bourne Identity, The (2002) as First Assistant Director (2nd Unit) (Prague)
The spy thriller opens as an amnesiac is rescued at sea by the crew of an Italian fishing boat. Nearly dead, he carries nothing but the bullets in his back and a bank account number embedded in his hip. Although completely without identity or background, he possesses an array of extraordinary talents in fighting, linguistics and self-defense that speaks of a dangerous past. In the present, he is disoriented and wary as he is propelled into an urgent search to discover who he is and why his life has taken a perilous turn. A Zurich safe deposit box yields an assortment of passports, a hefty load of cash, an automatic weapon and a name--Jason Bourne--with a Paris address. What it means remains a mystery, but Bourne quickly realizes that although he knows no one, there are people who recognize him--and do not wish him well. When he meets Marie Kreutz, a hard-luck German-born wanderer, he makes a desperate pitch--$10,000 for a ride to Paris. Despite her reservations, Marie takes the cash and begins a journey with Bourne that changes her life forever. The trail of Jason Bourne's past snakes from Europe to CIA headquarters in Langley, Virginia, where Treadstone, a clandestine operation is based. As Bourne and Marie struggle to stay below the radar in France, all of the stealthy muscle of Treadstone is focused on tracking them and neutralizing Bourne as quickly and efficiently as possible.
12.
JASON AND THE ARGONAUTS (2000)
Ancient Greek story of Jason and his quest to find the Golden Fleece in order to reclaim his father's kingdom from evil King Pelias. He and his team set sail on the Argo for the island of Colchis, where an enchanting priestess named Medea guards the Fleece. On their treacherous journey, they encount
13.
Don Quixote (2000)
Adaptation of Miguel de Cervantes classic novel about the inspired-but delusional-dreamer Don Quixote de la Mancha who suits up in rusty armor and sets off to combat the world's injustices and to find his true love, the beautiful Dulcinea. Accompanied by his faithful squire, Sancho Panza, Don Quixot
14.
Virtual Sexuality (1999) as 1st Assistant Director
Justine is a 17-year-old virgin eager to lose her virginity to high school stud Alex. When her nerdy friend Chas drags her to a virtual reality computer exhibition, Justine comes across Narcissus -- a computerized makeover machine. While playfully creating her ideal self onscreen, Justine decides
15.
Christmas Carol, A (1999)
Adaptation of Charles Dickens' story "A Christmas Carol." A crotchety, old misanthrope, Ebenezer Scrooge, experiences an epiphany on Christmas Eve when he revisits his wretched past and is permitted to see terrifying glimpses of his future with the help of three spirits and the ghost of his dead bus
16.
Alice in Wonderland (1999)
Adaptation of Lewis Carroll's novels about the adventures of a girl in a topsy-turvy world where nothing is what it seems to be. Young Alice chases the White Rabbit down his rabbit hole to a very strange world where she encounters a multitude of creatures and characters, including the Cheshire Cat,
17.
Borrowers, The (1998) as Assistant Director
The adventures of a family of little people who live under the floorboards of an English country house. When the humans who live in the house lose ownership, the Borrowers help foil the designs of the nasty lawyer who's trying to steal the house.
18.
MERLIN (1998)
Miniseries set in medieval times, focusing on Merlin, the legendary teacher-court magician of King Arthur, from Sir Thomas Malory's novel "Morte d'Arthur." Merlin uses his powers to travel in time; battle Mab, the Queen of Darkness, and the evil, bewitching Morgan Le Fey; educate a future king; and
19.
Saint, The (1997) as 1st Assistant Director (2nd Unit) (Russia)
A master thief hired to steal cold fusion technology, falls in love with the scientist he suppossed to steal it from.
20.
Camilla (1994) as Assistant Director
Freda Lopez, an aspiring musician, travels with her husband to the beautiful beaches of Georgia where she befriends Camilla, an odd and exotic elderly woman who plays the violin. When the two embark on a journey together, Camilla reclaims a lost love and makes peace with herself and her son, while F
21.
Carry on Columbus (1993) as 1st Assistant Director
The Sultan of Turkey sends two spies to spy on Chris Columbus, a mapmaker with dreams of finding a new sea route to the gold-rich Indies. Financed by the king and queen of Spain, Columbus sets sail with a motley crew and a map in Hebrew translated by a dumb mariner. Losing their way, they end up the
22.
Hearts Of Fire (1990) as Assistant Director
23.
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989) as 1st Assistant 2nd Unit Director (2nd Unit) (London)
When his father Dr. Henry Jones, Sr. goes missing, Indiana dumps his books to retrace his steps. Indy finds his father in Germany, where Nazis have been picking his brain in an attempt to find the resting place of the Holy Grail, an artifact that promises eternal life to anyone who drinks from it. N
24.
Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) as 1st Assistant 2nd Unit Director (2nd Unit) (United Kingdom)
A tough detective tries to clear a cartoon character charged with murder.
25.
High Spirits (1988) as 1st Assistant 2nd Unit Director (2nd Unit)
Trying to drum up tourist business, a castle owner advertises his estate as haunted and has his staff dress up as ghosts. The surprise twist is that as soon as the fake ghosts appear, so do the real ones.
26.
Willow (1988) as Assistant 3rd Unit Director (3rd Unit)
A little man and a swordsman battle an evil witch and her army to save a child with special powers.
27.
Last Days of Patton, The (1986)
A television movie continuing the story of General George S. Patton Jr. detailed in the 1970 feature film, "Patton." The film chronicles the controversial last days, both public and private, of the American general.
28.
Little Shop of Horrors (1986) as 2nd Assistant Director
A timid shop clerk discovers a plant from outer space that lives on blood.
29.
Spies Like Us (1985) as Assistant Director
A pair of naive guys with aspirations to become government spies have their wish come true only to find out that they're being used as decoys for a real spy team.
30.
Hitler's SS: Portrait in Evil (1985)
In this study of the fortunes of a working-class German family between 1931 and 1945, two brothers (John Shea and Bill Nighy) find themselves on opposite sides of the Third Reich. The secondary characters, curiously, were of more interest, especially David Warner in the role of Reinhard Heydrich, wh
31.
Supergirl (1984) as Assistant Director (Model Unit)
Superman's young cousin Kara is also known as Supergirl. When a ring that is a Krypton power source is lost, she is sent to Earth to find it and learns that it is being used as a paperweight. Disguised as meek-mannered high-school student Linda Lee, she faces off against the evil villain Zaltar, who
32.
Krull (1983) as Assistant Director (Visual Effects)
A young prince must capture a five-bladed sword in order to save his princess and their planets from a terrible monster and his troops.
33.
Dark Crystal, The (1982) as Assistant 2nd Unit Director (2nd Unit) (Miniature Effects Unit)
The last of the Gelfings, Jen and Kira join forces and embark on a dangerous journey to "heal" a precious Dark Crystal and restore order to their planet.
34.
Superman II (1981) as Assistant Director
On the verge of giving up his powers for love, the man of steel is confronted with three super-criminals.
35.
For Your Eyes Only (1981) as Assistant Director
After a ship is sunk off the coast of Albania, the world's superpowers begin a feverish search for its valuable lost cargo: the powerful ATAC system, which will give the bearer unlimited control over Polaris nuclear submarines. As James Bond (Agent 007) joins the search, he suspects the suave Kristatos of seizing the device. The competition between nations grows more deadly by the moment, but Bond finds an ally in the beautiful Melina Havelock, who blames Kristatos for the death of her parents. Agent 007 navigates his way through passionate encounters and risky confrontations which draw him into a world of arduous challenge, including, automobile chases, underwater battles, a tour over razor-sharp coral reefs, and an assault on an imposing mountaintop fortress.
36.
Saturn 3 (1980) as Assistant Director
A story of deep space terror and twisted love in a man-made Garden of Eden.
37.
Moonraker (1979) as Assistant 2nd Unit Director (2nd Unit) (Models)
When a U.S. space shuttle is stolen in a midair abduction, only James Bond (Agent 007) can find the evil genius responsible. The clues point to billionaire Hugo Drax, who has devised a scheme to destroy all human life on earth. As Bond races against time to stop Drax's evil plot, he joins forces with Dr. Holly Goodhead, a NASA scientist who is as beautiful as she is brilliant. And 007 needs all the help he can get, for Drax's henchman is none other than Bond's old nemesis Jaws, the indestructible steel-toothed giant. Their adventure leads them all the way to a colossal, orbiting space station, where the stage is set for an epic battle which will determine the fate of all mankind.
38.
Superman:The Movie (1978) as Assistant Director
The legendary man of steel fights to save the world and his true love from Lex Luthor's criminal plots.

Location Manager (feature film)

39.
Old Man and the Sea, The (1989)
An adaptation from Ernest Hemingway's novella. An old, Cuban fisherman battles a giant marlin in the Gulf Stream.

Assistant Direction (special)

40.
Woman in White, The (1998) as 1st Assistant Director
Two sisters, Marian and Laura Fairlie, are virtually imprisoned on Sir Percival Glyde's estate after his marriage to Laura. He wants all her wealth, but for some reason he also wants to detain and silence the strange, elusive woman in white who haunts the area and holds the key to a dark and siniste
41.
Bramwell III (1997) as 1st Assistant Director
Four-part special follows young doctor Eleanor Bramwell as she shakes up the staid British medical establishment in London, 1896.
42.
Jeeves and Wooster, Series III (1993) as 1st Assistant Director
A four-part program about the further exploits of Jeeves and Wooster, the unflappable butler and his well-meaning but scatter-brained master, based on characters created by P.G. Wodehouse. Bertie Wooster attempts to fight off the threat of his terrifying Aunt Agatha while trying to escape from numer
43.
Jeeves and Wooster, Series II (1992) as 1st Assistant Director
A four-part comedy based on the works of P.G. Wodehouse about Jeeves, the quintessential butler who masterfully guides his scrape-prone employer through a series of adventures and misadventures.
44.
Jeeves & Wooster (1990) as 1st Assistant Director
A five-part comedy for "Masterpiece Theatre" based on the works of P.G. Wodehouse. Set in London and at stately British country homes during the 1920s and '30s, Jeeves, the quintessential butler, masterfully guides his scrape-prone employer through a series of adventures and misadventures.

Assistant Direction (TV Mini-Series)

45.
Five Little Pigs (2003) as 1st Assistant Director
46.
Goodbye Mr. Chips (2003) as 1st Assistant Director

Assistant Direction (TV Mini-Series)

47.
Wild Justice (1993) as 2nd Assistant Director

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