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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Tightrope (1984) as Manes
A detective is on the trail of a serial killer who preys upon prostitutes in New Orleans' red light district, an area which the detective himself, divorced and lonely, is inexorably drawn to.

Producer (feature film)

2.
Transcendence (2014)
Two scientists experiment to create a world where computers can transcend the abilities of the human brain as a radical anti-technology organization fights to stop them.
3.
Lone Ranger, The (2013)
Native American warrior Tonto and man of the law John Reid are opposites brought together by fate and must join forces to battle greed and corruption.
4.
Beautiful Creatures (2013)
A teenage boy helps the new girl in town confront a curse that has haunted her family for generations
5.
Beautiful Creatures (2013)
A teenage boy helps the new girl in town confront a curse that has haunted her family for generations
6.
Magic of Belle Isle, The (2012)
A famous western writer attempts to rediscover the talent that made him great. In doing so, he helps a young girl find her imagination and helps her mother find love again.
7.
I Am Number Four (2011)
A group of nine alien teenagers, having escaped the destruction of their home planet, are hunted on Earth by a hostile species.
8.
Book of Eli, The (2010)
Eli walks alone in post-apocalyptic America. He heads west along the Highway of Death on a mission he doesn't fully understand but knows he must complete. He carries the last copy of a book that could become the wellspring of a revived society.
9.
Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford, The (2007)
In 1881, a younger member of the notorious Jesse James gang becomes so inextricably drawn to and frightened of his mentor that his own delusions of grandeur force him to consider doing the unthinkable.
10.
Open Range (2003) as Producer
Boss Spearman, Charley Waite, Mose Harrison and "Button" freegraze their cattle across the vast prairies of the West, sharing a friendship forged by a steadfast code of honor and living a life unencumbered by civilization. When their wayward herd forces them near the small town of Harmonville, the cowboys encounter a corrupt Sheriff and kingpin rancher who govern the territory through fear, tyranny and violence. Boss and Charley find themselves inextricably drawn towards the inevitable showdown as they are forced to defend the freedom and values of a lifestyle that is all too quickly vanishing. Amidst this turmoil, life suddenly takes an unexpected turn for loner Charley when he meets the beautiful and warm-spirited Sue Barlow, a woman who embraces both his heart and his soul. As these courageous men prepare for the decisive battle that looms, they are also forced to confront and conquer their own internal demons.
11.
Time Machine, The (2002) as Producer
Scientist and inventor Alexander Hartdegen is determined to prove that time travel is possible. His determination is turned to desperation by a personal tragedy that now drives him to want to change the past. Testing his theories with a time machine of his own invention, Hartdegen is hurtled 800,000 years into the future. There he finds a post-apocalyptic world where he discovers that mankind has been divided into the hunter... and the hunted.
12.
Green Mile, The (1999) as Producer
A story told in flashback and narrarted by Paul Edgecomb, now living in an old-age home six decades after working as the head guard on Death Row at a Southen Prison named Cold Mountain Penitentiary. Travelling back to 1935, during the Great Depression, the former prison guard, Edgecomb, reflects on how he developed a poignant, unusual relationship with this one inmate, sentenced to Death Row, who may be innocent. The inmate, John Coffey, is an African-American man--convicted of the rape and murder of a pair of 9-year-old sisters--who awaits his death in this harsh prison. Coffey has strange powers, both mysterious and miraculous; and the creepy characters in the prison have their own views of his gifts... and of God's.
13.
Turbulence (1997) as Producer
On a stormy Christmas Eve, a young female flight attendant is forced to land a 747 jumbo jet after the crew is murdered by an escaping prisoner en route to Los Angeles International Airport.
14.
Stars Fell On Henrietta, The (1995) as Producer
Set in the Texas Dustbowl of 1935, the threadbare existence of a small group of people is changed forever when they share the dreams of a wildcat oilman who refuses to give up his faith in himself and those around him.
15.
In the Line of Fire (1993) as Executive Producer
An aging Secret Service agent fights to save the president from an assassin.
16.
Perfect World, A (1993) as Producer
Set in the 1960s, story about the relationship that develops on the road between an escaped convict and the young boy he has kidnapped. The police chief who is tracking the two knows a vital truth about the convict's past.
17.
Unforgiven (1992) as Executive Producer
A retired gunslinger straps on the six-guns one more time to battle a corrupt town boss.
18.
White Hunter Black Heart (1990) as Executive Producer
A filmmaker travels to Africa to shoot a movie but becomes obsessed with hunting elephants.
19.
Rookie, The (1990) as Producer
A rookie policeman from a wealthy family teams up with a tough veteran officer to stop a dangerous car-theft ring.
20.
Pink Cadillac (1989) as Producer
A fugitive bounty hunter becomes involved with the wife of the man he is hunting.
21.
Bird (1988) as Executive Producer
Saxophone great Charlie Parker builds a career in jazz while fighting drug addiction.
22.
Dead Pool, The (1988) as Producer
San Francisco's "Dirty Harry'' Callahan protects a newswoman and others on a celebrity hit list.
23.
Gardens Of Stone (1987) as Co-Executive Producer
Soldiers long for combat in Vietnam while serving at Arlington Cemetery.
24.
Like Father, Like Son (1987) as Producer
25.
Ratboy (1986) as Associate Producer
A department store window dresser is out of work when she meets a young man who has the face of a rat. She decides that if she can turn this Ratboy into a celebrity they will get rich, but they encounter a series of misadventures.
26.
Pale Rider (1985) as Associate Producer
A mysterious avenger helps the innocent citizens of a corrupt gold-mining town.

Assistant Direction (feature film)

27.
Gardens Of Stone (1987) as 1st Assistant Director
Soldiers long for combat in Vietnam while serving at Arlington Cemetery.
28.
Ratboy (1986) as Assistant Director
A department store window dresser is out of work when she meets a young man who has the face of a rat. She decides that if she can turn this Ratboy into a celebrity they will get rich, but they encounter a series of misadventures.
29.
Pale Rider (1985) as 1st Assistant Director
A mysterious avenger helps the innocent citizens of a corrupt gold-mining town.
30.
City Heat (1984) as 1st Assistant Director
A Kansas City police lieutenant who is on the trail of a horde of underworld scumbags with a private detective that keeps getting in his way.
31.
Tightrope (1984) as 1st Assistant Director
A detective is on the trail of a serial killer who preys upon prostitutes in New Orleans' red light district, an area which the detective himself, divorced and lonely, is inexorably drawn to.
32.
The Outsiders (1983) as 1st Assistant Director
Lower-class high-schoolers take on a gang from the right side of the tracks.
33.
Murder 1, Dancer 0 (1983)
The last of Robert Blake's three Joe Dancer movies, like its predecessors, filmed in 1981, finds the private investigator framed for manslaughter as he tries to uncover a Hollywood scandal that could ruin a studio and destroy a top star's career. Original titles: "Joe Dancer III" and "Lights, Camera
34.
Rumble Fish (1983) as Assistant Director
A small town gang leader is drawn into one more gang fight, after which his life begins to change.
35.
Sudden Impact (1983) as 1st Assistant Director
A vicious serial-killer is on the loose in San Francisco and the police trace a link to a small town further down the coast. When Harry Callahan upsets the press and the mayor in his usual style, he's shipped out of town to investigate while the heat is on. With the help of his new Magnum handgun Harry goes on the trail leaving behind the usual trail of dead criminals along the way.
36.
Partners (1982) as 2nd Assistant Director
After a series of murders in the gay community, heterosexual police detective Benson is ordered to go undercover with homosexual police clerk Kerwin to try to solve the crimes.
37.
Firefox (1982) as 2nd Assistant Director
Mitchell Gant, an American pilot, is smuggled into the Soviet Union to steal a new Russian supersonic fighting plane.
38.
In God We Trust (1980) as 2nd Assistant Director
Brother Ambrose is a monk who has lived his whole life inside his monastery. Ambrose knows almost nothing about the outside world, but when he learns that the monastery is in financial trouble and might have to close down, he goes out into the world to raise the money to save it. Ambrose is asking f
39.
Any Which Way You Can (1980) as Assistant Director
Philo Beddoe lives with his crazy mother and his orangutan Clyde while trying to return to making a living as a bare-knuckle fighter. Philo is offered a contest with Jack Wilson who is the East Coast champion, and is sponsored by the Mafia. After Philo inadvertently saves Jack's life, the match is in question, so the mob kidnaps Philo's girlfriend to force him to go on with the fight, and Philo and Jack join forces against them.
40.
Oh God! Book II (1980) as 2nd Assistant Director
When God returns to earth, an 11-year-old girl promises to focus the world's attention on the deity by creating an effective advertising slogan for him. Her new project is not well received by the adults in her life, and she is expelled from school and examined by psychiatrists.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

41.
Point Break (2015)
An aspiring FBI agent infiltrates a gang of extreme sports enthusiasts.
42.
Transcendence (2014)
Two scientists experiment to create a world where computers can transcend the abilities of the human brain as a radical anti-technology organization fights to stop them.
43.
Lone Ranger, The (2013)
Native American warrior Tonto and man of the law John Reid are opposites brought together by fate and must join forces to battle greed and corruption.
44.
Beautiful Creatures (2013)
A teenage boy helps the new girl in town confront a curse that has haunted her family for generations
45.
Perfect World, A (1993) as Production Manager
Set in the 1960s, story about the relationship that develops on the road between an escaped convict and the young boy he has kidnapped. The police chief who is tracking the two knows a vital truth about the convict's past.
46.
Unforgiven (1992)
A retired gunslinger straps on the six-guns one more time to battle a corrupt town boss.
47.
Rookie, The (1990) as Production Manager
A rookie policeman from a wealthy family teams up with a tough veteran officer to stop a dangerous car-theft ring.
48.
Pink Cadillac (1989) as Production Manager
A fugitive bounty hunter becomes involved with the wife of the man he is hunting.
49.
Dead Pool, The (1988) as Production Manager
San Francisco's "Dirty Harry'' Callahan protects a newswoman and others on a celebrity hit list.
50.
Bird (1988) as Production Manager
Saxophone great Charlie Parker builds a career in jazz while fighting drug addiction.

Film Production - Unit (feature film)

51.
Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford, The (2007)
In 1881, a younger member of the notorious Jesse James gang becomes so inextricably drawn to and frightened of his mentor that his own delusions of grandeur force him to consider doing the unthinkable.
52.
Open Range (2003) as Unit Production Manager
Boss Spearman, Charley Waite, Mose Harrison and "Button" freegraze their cattle across the vast prairies of the West, sharing a friendship forged by a steadfast code of honor and living a life unencumbered by civilization. When their wayward herd forces them near the small town of Harmonville, the cowboys encounter a corrupt Sheriff and kingpin rancher who govern the territory through fear, tyranny and violence. Boss and Charley find themselves inextricably drawn towards the inevitable showdown as they are forced to defend the freedom and values of a lifestyle that is all too quickly vanishing. Amidst this turmoil, life suddenly takes an unexpected turn for loner Charley when he meets the beautiful and warm-spirited Sue Barlow, a woman who embraces both his heart and his soul. As these courageous men prepare for the decisive battle that looms, they are also forced to confront and conquer their own internal demons.

Producer (special)

53.
Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser (1989) as Production Executive
A portrait of the legendary jazz great Thelonious Sphere Monk, featuring previously unseen footage from the 1960s.

Special Thanks (special)

54.
Eastwood & Co. Making "Unforgiven" (1992) as Special Thanks
A documentary on Clint Eastwood, as well as a behind-the-scenes look at the making of "Unforgiven," a western feature Eastwood stars in and directs.

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