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Make-Up (feature film)

1.
Halloween 2 (2009)
Michael Myers has returned home to sleepy Haddonfield, Illinois to take care of some unfinished family business. But the town's got an unlikely new hero - if she can stay alive long enough to stop him.
2.
Killing Room, The (2009)
In need of some ready cash, four unwitting volunteers sign up what they believe is a paid marketing study only to realize that they are being used as subjects in a deadly, classified psychological government program.
3.
Deception (2008)
"Are you free tonight?" A simple enough question, but how Jonathan McQuarry answers it will change his life forever. A corporate auditor adrift in a sea of New York's power elite, Jonathan's work is his entire life. But a chance meeting with Wyatt Bose, a charismatic corporate lawyer, introduces Jon
4.
Mist, The (2007)
David Drayton and his young son Billy are among a large group of terrified townspeople trapped in a local grocery store by a strange, otherworldly mist. David is the first to realize that there are things lurking in the mist--deadly, horrifying things--creatures not of this world. Survival depends on everybody in the store pulling together, but is that possible, given human nature? As reason crumbles in the face of fear and panic, David begins to wonder what terrifies him more: the monsters in the mist--or the ones inside the store, the human kind, the people that until now had been his friends and neighbors?
5.
Miami Vice (2006)
Ricardo Tubbs is urbane and dead smart. He lives with Bronx-born intel analyst Trudy, as they work undercover transporting drug loads into South Florida to identify a group responsible for three murders. Sonny Crockett is charismatic and flirtatious until-while undercover working with the supplier
6.
Lord of War (2005)
Yuri Orlov is a globetrotting arms dealer. Through some of the deadliest war zones, Yuri struggles to stay one step ahead of a relentless Interpol agent, his business rivals, even some of his customers who include many of the world's most notorious dictators. Finally, Yuri must also face his own conscience.
7.
Weather Man, The (2005)
Popular Chicago TV weatherman David Spritz has a shot at the big time when "Hello America," a national morning show, calls him for an audition. At the top of the world professionally, David is approaching disaster on a personal level as rapidly as the weather changes. His painful divorce, his dad's illness, and trouble with his kids have David poised on the knife's edge between stability and calamity. Trying to gain control of his situation, David slowly comes to realize that life, much like the weather, is completely unpredictable.
8.
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) as Makeup artist for Mr. Carrey
Joel is stunned to discover that his girlfriend Clementine has had the memories of their tumultuous relationship erased. Out of desperation, he contacts the inventor of the process, Dr. Howard Mierzwiak, to have Clementine removed from his own memory. But as Joel's memories progressively begin to di
9.
National Treasure (2004) as Makeup (For Mr Cage)
Benjamin Franklin Gates has spent his whole life searching for a fortune few dare to believe exists. This is the legendary Knights Templar Treasure, rumored to be the most awesome bounty in human history, and hidden somewhere in America. For six generations, the Gates family has chased after clues left behind by America's Founding Fathers and scoured the nation in search of the treasure. Now the maverick Ben Gates has made a breakthrough. At last, he knows where the ultimate hint to the treasure's location lies--a hidden map on the back of the Declaration of Independence. As knowledge of the map spreads to a ruthless adversary, Ben is faced with a terrible dilemma. Either Ben must be first to steal America's most sacred document--one guarded by the most sophisticated security in the world--or let it fall into dangerous hands. In a race against time, his rivals and the authorities, Gates teams together with his tech-whiz friend Riley and the alluring, but unwitting, National Archives conservator Abigail Chase to accomplish the unthinkable. Will they succeed in pulling off one of the most ambitious heists of all time? Will the Declaration of Independence lead Ben closer to the treasure? From the ventilation shafts of the National Archives to the catacombs beneath New York City--the answers are revealed as Ben Gates unlocks the mystery behind America's greatest national treasure.
10.
Matchstick Men (2003) as Makeup (For Mr Cage)
Meet Roy and Frank, a couple of professional small-time con artists. What Roy, a veteran of the grift, and Frank, his ambitious protégé, are swindling these days are "water filtration systems," bargain-basement water filters bought by unsuspecting people who pay ten times their value in order to win
11.
Sonny (2002)
Sonny, who lives in New Orleans, has been trained and groomed from early adolescence to follow his family's trade. He is from a line of male prostitutes who provide services for wealthy women--and he hates it. Sonny wants to free himself from this predetermined life, and hopes to find something for
12.
Windtalkers (2002)
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?
13.
Windtalkers (2002) as Nicolas Cage'S Makeup
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?
14.
Adaptation. (2002) as Makeup
Despite the success of his first produced script, "Being John Malkovich," for which he received an Academy Award nomination for best original screenplay, Charlie Kaufman is plagued by insecurities, both in his career and his personal life. When he is hired to adapt "The Orchid Thief," a nonfiction b
15.
Captain Corelli's Mandolin (2001) as Nicolas Cage'S Makeup Artist
A sophisticated Italian officer and musician, commanding a Greek Isle in WWII, has an affair with the daugher of a local doctor.
16.
Family Man, The (2000) as Nicolas Cage'S Makeup Artist
Jack Campbell is a Wall Street trader living the high life in New York City. When Jack, who has forsaken all for the pursuit of money, becomes involved in a grocery store holdup, everything changes. He awakens the next morning, on a snowy Christmas day, lying in bed next to a wife--Kate, the college sweetheart he dumped when his career ambitions took hold--whom he never married, and in a house with two kids he never had. Now living in New Jersey in an alternate suburban universe, he has a chance to see how his life would have turned out had he married Kate and raised a family. Jack soon begins to feel strangely comfortable in the new role of loving husband and father, finding himself happy in the life he would have led had he made different choices as a young man.
17.
Gone in Sixty Seconds (2000) as Nicolas Cage'S Makeup Artist
Randall "Memphis" Raines long ago abandoned his life of crime, but after an ominous visit from an old friend, he finds he has no choice but to return to what he does best--stealing cars--in order to save his brother's life. It all comes down to one night, 50 cars and a mafia contract. A true automobile afficionado, Memphis has a burning passion for cars. He knows and loves every nut and bolt, every gleaming piece of chrome. Memphis is a car thief of legendary proportions. No fancy lock or alarm can stop him; your car will be there and gone in 60 seconds. Though he's always eluded the law while boosting every make and model imaginable, will his rusty skills be enough to rescue his brother from a particularly dangerous high stakes caper?
18.
Wonder Boys (2000) as Makeup artist for Mr. Douglas
An over-the-hill writer rediscovers life when he meets a young writing prodigy in his lecture.
19.
8mm (1999) as Makeup (For Nicolas Cage)
An investigator is hired to determine the authenticity of a snuff film showing the murder of a girl.
20.
As Good As it Gets (1997) as Makeup Artist (New York Crew)
An obsessive-compulsive writer comes out of his shell to help a struggling waitress and an injured artist.
21.
Commandments (1997) as Key Makeup Artist
A man's wife dies and he attempts to take revenge on God by breaking every one of the Ten Commandments.
22.
Face/Off (1997) as Nicolas Cage'S Makeup
An FBI covert terrorism expert, through advanced plastic surgery, assumes the identity of his arch-nemesis, a sadistic terrorist. Things get complicated when the terrorist awakens from surgery, faceless, and forces the doctors to attach the FBI agent's face. Both characters then carry out one another's lives in a game of cat-and-mouse--the FBI agent pretends to be the terrorist while trying to locate and dismantle a nuclear weapon, while the terrorist assumes the role of FBI agent and family man.
23.
Marvin's Room (1996) as Makeup Artist
Years ago, the fiercely independent Lee took off for Ohio, while her older sister Bessie returned to the family's Florida home to look after their bedridden father Marvin and his lovably child-like sister Ruth. In Bessie's words, Marvin has been dying slowly for the past twenty years... just to make
24.
Pallbearer, The (1996) as Key Makeup Artist
Just out of college, Tom Thompson can't find a job, a girlfriend or a way out of his mother's house in Brooklyn. Still surrounded by loyal friends from his youth, Tom's heart reels when he is reunited with his high school crush Julie DeMarco. Just when his luck seems to be changing, Tom receives a mysterious phone call from a woman asking him to be a pallbearer at the funeral of an old classmate. Struck with a sense of duty, Tom agrees despite one dilemma: he can't remember who the classmate is. For Tom, it's just the beginning of a series of errors and mistaken identities that will send his friendships, love life and outlook on the world spinning back into uncertainty.
25.
Ransom (1996) as Key Makeup Artist
Tom Mullen is a wealthy corporate executive used to mediating tough business deals, and doing things his own way. Along with his beautiful wife Kate and son Sean, Tom has all the material trappings of success, including a Fifth Avenue penthouse, an enviable position in New York society and high media visibility. But when the thing he cherishes most--his young son--is abducted by desperate criminals and held for ransom, Tom's world of affluence and privilege comes crashing down. And after an FBI rescue operation fails, he engineers a dangerous countermeasure in a last chance effort to bring his boy back to safety. With his son's life hanging precariously in the balance, and his wife terrified by the shocking plan, Tom offers an appalling proposal, the response to which could easily result in the loss of his son forever.
26.
12 Monkeys (1995) as Makeup Artist
Sent back in time to end a deadly plague, one man's journey results in the destruction of the future.
27.
Kiss of Death (1995) as Makeup Artist
Ex-con Jimmy Kilmartin is caught in an inescapable web of double crosses, deceit and sudden death when he's forced to infiltrate New York's criminal underground. Trapped between a vicious psychopath and an unscrupulous D.A., Kilmartin must find the strength and ingenuity to save himself and his fami
28.
Love Affair (1994) as Makeup Artist (New York Unit)
After meeting and falling in love, a couple plan a rendezvous six months later. When one of them is injured on the way to the meeting, the other waits without knowing what happened.
29.
Guarding Tess (1994) as Key Makeup Artist
An obsessive man is hired to guard a cantankerous former First Lady.
30.
Paper, The (1994) as Key Makeup Artist
Workaholic New York City tabloid editor Henry Hackett loves the adrenaline rush his job gives him, but the long hours and lousy salary are starting to grate on his wife Martha. With the paper facing cutbacks and his wife pregnant, Hackett contemplates taking a more sedate job with a more respectable
31.
Trial by Jury (1994) as Key Makeup (New York Unit)
A young, single mother's strength and idealistic convictions are put to the test when she's selected to serve as a juror--and terrifyingly manipulated--in the trial of a notorious New York mob boss.
32.
Trapped in Paradise (1994) as Key Makeup
It's Christmas Eve, and Bill, Alvin and Dave Firpo have come from New York to the small town of Paradise for the score of the century. But their big city craftiness is no match for the innate goodness of the townsfolk, who may just kill the Firpos with kindness.
33.
M. Butterfly (1993) as Makeup Artist (For Jeremy Irons)
The true story of the arrest of a French diplomat for leaking information to a Chinese opera singer he had an affair with for years, who was also a spy. The twist in the story is that the singer was actually a man who deceived the diplomat into thinking he was a woman.
34.
The Age Of Innocence (1993) as Makeup
A 19th-century lawyer risks his place in society when he falls in love with his fiancee's married cousin.
35.
Stranger Among Us, A (1992) as Makeup Artist
An undercover policewoman falls in love with a rabbi's son while investigating a murder in New York City's Hassidic community.
36.
Scent Of A Woman (1992) as Makeup Artist
A young man gets more than he expected when he takes a summer job "babysitting" a blind man.
37.
True Colors (1991) as Makeup Artist
After they graduate from law school, best friends Peter Burton and Tim Gerrity find themselves working against each other. Burton stands for justice while Gerrity is out to accrue as much power as he can, however he can get it.
38.
Kafka (1991) as Chief Makeup Artist
A paranoid thriller set in 1916 about the cover-up of the murder of one of Kafka's friends and colleagues by officials in a totalitarian state.
39.
The Silence Of The Lambs (1991) as Makeup
A fledgling FBI agent enlists a psychopath's help in catching a serial killer.
40.
My Girl (1991) as Makeup
Story about a precocious 11-year-old girl, being raised by her widowed father, who learns to love her wacky family with the help of her best friend.
41.
Reversal of Fortune (1990) as Makeup (Jeremy Irons)
Claus Von Bulow fights to prove himself innocent of drugging his high society wife.
42.
Goodfellas (1990) as Makeup
A young man works his way up through the New York City mobs.
43.
Dream Team, The (1989) as Makeup (Michael Keaton/Usa)
Four mental patients are accidentally separated from their therapist on an outing to a baseball game in New York City.
44.
Lock Up (1989) as Makeup (New York)
A model prisoner with only six months left to serve in a minimum security facility, is transferred to a maximum security prison run by a vicious warden.
45.
True Believer (1989) as Makeup (New York)
Courtroom drama about a young lawyer and an older 1960s activist lawyer who team up to free a man jailed for a murder he did not commit.
46.
Black Rainbow (1989) as Makeup Chief
A reporter begins investigating a traveling clairvoyant after she accurately foretells the circumstances of a violent murder.
47.
New York Stories (1989) as Makeup ("Life Lessons")
Three stories about life in New York City. Woody Allen's segment revolves around a lawyer having problems with his mother. Martin Scorsese's segment, based on Dostoyevsky's "The Gambler", centers on an artist's romance. Francis Coppola's segment is about a privileged daughter of separated parents who lives in New York's Sherry Netherlands Hotel.
48.
Sweet Hearts Dance (1988) as Makeup
A warm look at the day-to-day life of four people in a small Vermont town during a crucial, conflict-filled period in their lives.
49.
Orphans (1987) as Makeup
50.
Someone to Watch Over Me (1987) as Makeup (New York)
A cop acting as a bodyguard of a murder witness falls in love with the woman he's protecting.
51.
F/X (1986) as Makeup
52.
Brighton Beach Memoirs (1986) as Makeup
Jonathan Silverman, Blythe Danner, Judith Ivey, Bob Dishy, Fyvush Finkel, Brian Drillinger, Stacey Glick. This first entry in Neil Simon's heavily autographical stage series (which continued with "Biloxi Blues," "Broadway Bound," and "Laughter on the 23rd Floor") gets the film treatment from veteran stage and screen director Gene Saks (who won a Tony for directing the show on Broadway). The story has Simon's teenaged alter ego, Eugene Jerome, obsessing over sex and baseball while living with his extended family in 1930s-era Brighton Beach, New York.
53.
Brass (1985)
The story of Frank Nolan, a three-star New York City Chief of Detectives is recounted in this television movie. "Brass" explores police work not just from the street-level, but from the point of view of the highest brass. Nolan is a long-time veteran of the New York City Police Department whose toug
54.
Chorus Line, A (1985) as Makeup
A Broadway show director puts his singers and dancers through a gruelling audition process.
55.
Doctor's Story, A (1984)
An idealistic young resident physician, obsessed with the plight of his geriatric patients, risks not only his career but his marriage to champion his cause. This pilot to a prospective series starring Howard E. Rollins, Jr., has him fighting to prove that an elderly man (Art Carney) is not senile,
56.
Pope Of Greenwich Village, The (1984) as Makeup
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.
57.
Tough Enough (1983)
Art Long wanted to be a country singer, but has been supporting his family by working as tree-trimmer. Tired of this, Art turns to entering Tough Man boxing contests, in which the fighters beat each other brutally. As Art sinks into this violent world, he drifts further away from his dream of a mus
58.
Without A Trace (1983) as Makeup
59.
Night in Heaven, A (1983) as Makeup
A woman has an affair with a younger man who works as a stripper on "Ladies Night" at a local club.
60.
Hanky-Panky (1982) as Makeup
When the beauty with whom he shared a taxi is murdered, a man is forced to go on the run.
61.
Tootsie (1982) as Makeup (Dustin Hoffman)
An unemployed actor masquerades as a woman to win a soap-opera role.
62.
The Chosen (1981) as Hairstyles
Boys from different Judaic traditions build a friendship across cultural boundaries.
63.
Endless Love (1981) as Makeup
The obssessive love between two teens leads to disaster.
64.
The Chosen (1981) as Makeup
Boys from different Judaic traditions build a friendship across cultural boundaries.
65.
Wolfen (1981) as Makeup
Detective Dewey Wilson is investigating several strange murders in New York City. All the vicitms 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
66.
Fort Apache, The Bronx (1981) as Makeup
Murphy is an honest policeman whose beat is the dangerous South Bronx. He performs his job well and treats people with dignity in the the drug and gang infested neighborhood. But Murphy's superior officers maintain a policy of brutality in dealing with the locals. After he sees a fellow officer murd
67.
Cruising (1980)
A police detective hunts a killer through the sleazy gay nightclub scene of 1970s New York City in William Friedkin's gritty and controversial crime drama "Cruising" (1980), starring Al Pacino. Detective Steve Burns goes deep undercover and learns the rituals and culture of hard-core S&M to catch a
68.
Kramer Vs. Kramer (1979)
When his wife leaves him, an ad exec gets a crash course in parenting.
69.
Outsider, The (1979) as Makeup
In the early 1970s, American Michael Flaherty returns from fighting in Vietnam and tries to decide what to do with his life. Remembering his grandfather's stories about his early days fighitng with the Irish Republican Army against the British, Michael goes to Belfast to fight for home rule. But he
70.
Firepower (1979) as Makeup (Usa)
71.
King Of The Gypsies (1978) as Makeup
On his deathbed, the head of a New York tribe of gypsies passes the mantle to his grandson, Dave. Angry at being passed over for control of the tribe, Dave's father Groffo begins plotting his son's death.

Make-Up (TV Mini-Series)

72.
Let It Be Me (1997) as Makeup
A man taking dance lessons for his wedding begins to fall for his teacher and things get complicated when he brings his wife in for lessons with his teacher.

Make-Up (TV Mini-Series)

73.
Rage of Angels: The Story Continues (1986)
A two-part, four-hour miniseries which is a sequel to the 1983 miniseries "Sidney Sheldon's Rage of Angels." Focuses on Jennifer Parker, a powerful Manhattan trial lawyer whose personal and professional ambitions offen lead to explosive situations. The story picks up six years after the first minise
74.
Doubletake (1985)
A New York cop is challenged by a bizarre double murder in which two women, a prostitute and a prim teacher, are killed on the same night, decapitated, and their heads switched, in this two-part four-hour thriller based on William Bayer's bestseller, "Switch." The book's title also was to have been

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