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Born: July 20, 1963 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Syracuse, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...
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Director (feature film)

1.
New York City Serenade (2007)
Owen is an aspiring filmmaker and Ray is a struggling musician. The World Wide Film Festival in LA has accepted Owen's short film and gives him two first class tickets to the festival. Owen is excited to share his moment of glory with his fiance Lynn, but that excitement is extinguished when she lea
2.
Jimmy Show, The (2001) as Director
Jimmy O'Brien works in the stockroom of a grocery store, where he is reminded of his powerlessness by his boss. Only his love for his wife offers him comfort, however, their obligations both to Jimmy's invalid grandmother and to their new baby stifle their dreams. It is not until Jimmy ends up at op
3.
Joe the King (1999) as Director
Set in upstate New York, the story of a kid who feels the weight of the world on his shoulders. Fourteen-year-old Joe Henry manages a fragile existence. He is a young boy coming of age in the 1970s amidst chaos: Joe's father is an abusive drunk, his mother is barely able to keep the pieces of her br

Cast (feature film)

4.
Rob the Mob (2014)
The true story of a couple who brazenly robbed Mafia-run social clubs and are hunted by the mob and the feds.
5.
Janie Jones (2011)
13-year old Janie goes to live with her burned-out rock star father, Ethan, whom she has never met. When Ethan's self-destruction through drugs and alcohol threatens his career, Janie uses her own musical talents to help him.
6.
As Good As Dead (2010)
Ethan, an acclaimed photojournalist is kidnapped and tortured by three assailants. Led by Helen, the widow of the assassinated extremist cult leader Reverend Kalahan, Ethan's captors vow to make Ethan pay for their murdered leader. However, the more the extremists brutally interrogate Ethan, the
7.
Drillbit Taylor (2008)
It all begins on the first day of high school, when a trio of anxious freshmen--chubby Ryan, freakishly skinny Wade and their shrimpy tagalong, Emmit--become the instant target of the school's senior psycho-in-residence, Filkins, the ultimate school bully. As what they were hoping to be the best years of their lives are suddenly turned into a daily living hell, the boys realize they have only one choice--to hire their own personal bodyguard. Enter Drillbit Taylor, not the best but definitely the cheapest of the mercenaries, hit men and bodyguards who answer their online ad. Drillbit is steely, dangerous and skilled in covert black-ops and exotic martial arts. He's also a complete fraud. He bluffs and cajoles the credulous trio through his cockamamie boot camp and, after several hilarious missteps, instills in them new skills and some much needed confidence. But when push comes to shove--and more pushing and more shoving--Drillbit seems to be no match for Filkins' reign of terror. Now it's up to Ryan, Wade and Emmit to transform this down-and-out drifter into the savior he originally promised to be.
8.
Crazy Eights (2007)
Six people are brought together at the funeral of a childhood friend. While settling the estate, they discover a map, which leads them on a search for a long forgotten time capsule, at the request of their dead friend. What they discover reawakens repressed childhood traumas and leads them on a j
9.
Cherry Crush (2007)
Jordan Wells - a talented, seventeen-year-old photographer - struggles between his father's conservative plans for his future and his own artistic desires. After he gets thrown out of his upscale prep school for taking provocative photos of female classmates, Jordan transfers to public school. There
10.
Ruffian (2007)
In 1974 thoroughbred horse Ruffian dominates the circuit. Sportswriter Bill Nack gives a firsthand account of Ruffian, her owners, trainers, jockey and fans and how, in a dramatic parallel to the womens' movement, she prepares to race against her rival, Kentucky Derby winner Foolish Pleasure.
11.
Vacancy (2007)
A late night detour leads to an unimaginable nightmare when an estranged couple's car breaks down on a remote country road. Finding themselves stranded on a dark and deserted two-lane highway, David Fox and his soon-to-be ex-wife Amy are forced to spend the night at a seedy motel run by an odd but s
12.
Mrs. Harris (2006)
The story of Jean Harris, the WASPy headmistress of a prestigious girls academy, who murdered her rich Jewish boyfriend, Dr. Herman Tarnower, the creator of the Scarsdale Diet.
13.
'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris (2006)
Explores legendary jazz vocalist Jackie Paris' meteoric rise, enigmatic career and mysterious life while probing the question of how much we need to know of an artist's personal story to appreciate their art.
14.
Arthur Hailey's Detective (2006) as Cast
A former priest turned Miami detective is in a career rut after a failed affair with the woman who became police commissioner. When he is asked by a serial killer he helped put away for a "confession" before his execution, he finds that one set of murders was a copy cat killing leading him to high r
15.
World Trade Center (2006)
September 11, 2001 was an unusually warm day in New York. Will Jimeno, an officer with the Port Authority Police Department, was tempted to take a personal day to enjoy his hobby of bow hunting, but ultimately decided that he would go to work. Sergeant John McLoughlin, a respected veteran of the PAP
17.
Pursuit of Happiness (2003) as Alan Oliver
Ad executive Alan Oliver--a man who's fed up with his job and frustrated by a series of empty, failed relationships--finally realizes that romantic fulfillment is right under his nose--in the form of Marissa Kiley, his best friend from kindergarten. Alan's fanciful chase after the mercurial Tracy Je
18.
Chelsea Walls (2001) as Lynny
Tells five intersecting stories involving more than 30 characters.
19.
Jimmy Show, The (2001) as Jimmy O'Brien
Jimmy O'Brien works in the stockroom of a grocery store, where he is reminded of his powerlessness by his boss. Only his love for his wife offers him comfort, however, their obligations both to Jimmy's invalid grandmother and to their new baby stifle their dreams. It is not until Jimmy ends up at op
20.
Curtain Call (1998)
A romantic comedy about a book publisher and his girlfriend who move into a new house which is inhabited by two ghosts who were once famous actors.
21.
Went to Coney Island on a Mission From God...Be Back by Five (1998) as Skee-Ball Weasel
Two friends travel to Coney Island to find a missing friend.
22.
When Trumpets Fade (1998) as Medic Chamberlain
During World War II, Private David Manning is suddenly promoted and put in charge during the heart of a battle. Now a leader, he must either risk his men to stay alive or become a reluctant hero on the battlefield.
23.
Wall, The (1998) as Bishop ("The Player")
Three stories based on objects left at the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, D.C. In "The Pencil Holder," a strict father in the military learns the true meaning of a father/son relationship after his young son befriends a dying soldier. In "The Badge," a young man goes to Vietnam to follow in the
24.
Glam (1997) as Franky Syde
Sonny Daye arrives in Hollywood after the death of his mother. His personality is characterized by his thoughtful silence and his cousin, Franky Syde, sees in Sonny an exploitable visionary. When he takes Sonny's journal to a couple of seedy producers, their cynicism melts away as they realize the w
25.
Bombshell (1997) as Malcolm
Buck Corgan works for Nanolab, a company trying to develop a cancer-fighting nanotechnology-based drug. When he realizes the project is flawed, Buck urges his boss Donald to delay the product's launch. Buck is ordered to launch the product nonetheless, and not worry about whether it is ready or not.
26.
Retroactive (1997) as Brian
Fleeing a murderous bully, a police psychologist stumbles upon the inventor of a time machine. Boldly and cleverly the woman uses -- and reuses -- the machine to outwit destiny and alter the fate of her homicidal pursuer as well as prevent a murder she witnessed.
27.
Dead Man's Gun (1997) as ("Brother'S Keeper")
A trilogy of stories set in the mythic West of 1875. Each segment depicts how a dead man's evil gun, passed from man to man, changes the lives of all who own it. The episodes are entitled: "The Great McDonacle," the story of Harry McDonacle, a second-rate performer in a traveling show who suddenly b
28.
Cafe Society (1996) as Mickey Jelke
Set in 1952, the story of Mickey Jelke, a 24-year-old heir to a multi-million dollar fortune, who is accused of being the head of one of the city's priciest vice rings. Meanwhile, a highly moral police officer goes undercover into the cafe society of early 50s Manhattan and emerges with enough doubt
29.
Cannes Man (1996) as (Cameo Appearance)
A producer makes a bet that he can take the worst script -- entitled "Con Man" -- and get a deal for it at the Cannes Film Festival.
30.
Broken Arrow (1996) as Giles Prentice
Once close friends, Stealth bomber pilots Vic Deakins and Riley Hale become engaged in an explosive battle against time, and each other. In the air and on the ground, in planes, on the tops of trains, and clinging to careening Humvees, theirs is a no-holds-barred race to recover a stolen nuclear weapon that threatens a major American city. National Park Ranger Terry Carmichael must guide the grounded and stranded Hale across the demanding desert landscape--and ends up fighting beside him against an unimaginable menace.
31.
Homage (1995) as Archie Landrum
Archie Landrum is a brilliant mathematician who is hired to work on a New Mexico farm owned by a reclusive widow, Katherine Samuels. The two quickly develop a close friendship and peaceful existence which is shattered when Katherine's daughter Lucy, a popular TV star, returns home to visit. Lucy and
32.
Desperate Trail, The (1995) as Walter Cooper
Sarah, a tough, gutsy heroine, is being escorted by a crusty marshall to the nearest town, where she'll be hung for murdering a young man who forced himself upon her sexually. In the course of a bungled stagecoach robbery, Sarah manages to hijack the money, but is in turn robbed by another passenger, an attractive dandy. The latter promptly flees to a nearby town, with both Sarah and the sheriff in hot pursuit.
33.
I.Q. (1994) as Frank
Set in Princeton, N.J. in the mid-1950s, the scientific genius Albert Einstein is cast in the role of a most unlikely Cupid when his brainy niece, Catherine, becomes engaged to an equally scholarly but conniving psychologist. Foreseeing a bleak future for Catherine if she goes through with the marri
34.
Swimming with Sharks (1994) as Guy
Studio assistant takes revenge on his cruel producer boss.
35.
Pulp Fiction (1994) as Brett
An inside look at a memorable community of criminals. Prizefighter Butch Coolidge has decided to stop payment on a deal he's made with the devil. Honey Bunny and Pumpkin are a couple of young lovers and small time thieves who decide they need a change of venue. Meanwhile, two career criminals, Vince
36.
To Dance With the White Dog (1993) as James
A strange white dog mysteriously appears and helps a Georgia tree farmer to cope with the loss of his wife.
37.
Fatal Deception: Mrs. Lee Harvey Oswald (1993) as Lee Harvey Oswald/Alik
Story of the fifteen years in the life of Marina Oswald, wife of Lee Harvey Oswald, since the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, as well as their married life together.
38.
Swing Kids (1993) as Arvid
A group of kids living in Germany rebel against Nazi ideals by holding underground swing parties.
39.
Midnight Clear, A (1992) as "Father" Mundy
Set in WWII France, a German squad weary of war prepares to surrender to an American troop, but things take a turn for the worst when they decide to fight.
40.
Back In The U.S.S.R. (1992) as Archer Sloan
An American student in Moscow gets caught between the Russian mob and police when he accidentally comes into the possession of a valuable stolen icon painting.
41.
Hoffa (1992) as Young Kid
Film based on the life of union leader Jimmy Hoffa, until his dissapearance in 1975.
42.
Doors, The (1991) as Robby Kreiger
A look at the enduring 60s rock group The Doors, fronted by Jim Morrison.
43.
Career Opportunities (1991) as Jim Dodge
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.
44.
JFK (1991) as Oswald Impostor (Jfk: The Director'S Cut)
A New Orleans district attorney fights to uncover the truth behind President Kennedy's assassination.
45.
The Freshman (1990) as Steve Bushak
A young film student gets mixed up with the mob when his possessions are stolen.
46.
Flying Blind (1990) as Joey
A story of two young friends in the 1960's; one who gets drafted, and the other who explores the counter-culture.
47.
Little Monsters (1989) as Boy
Just like in his dreams, a young boy discovers monsters living under his bed.
48.
Cold Dog Soup (1989) as Michael Latchmer
A man must get rid of his girlfriend's mother's dead dog before he can sleep with her.
49.
Field Of Dreams (1989) as Archie Graham
Mysterious voices tell an Iowa farmer to build a baseball diamond in his backyard.
50.
Unconquered (1989) as Arnie Woods
The true story of Richmond Flowers Jr who overcame illness, a physical handicap and the derision of his classmates because of his father's liberal views on integration, to become a world-class hurdler and football star.
51.
Born On The Fourth Of July (1989) as Timmy
Ron Kovic fights to re-build his life after losing the use of his legs in Vietnam.
52.
Ironweed (1987) as Young Francis
Francis Phelan and Helen Archer are has-beens on the outside of society, homeless, hungry and surrounded by dreams of what could have been. Now the drifter plans to confront his family.

Writer (feature film)

53.
New York City Serenade (2007)
Owen is an aspiring filmmaker and Ray is a struggling musician. The World Wide Film Festival in LA has accepted Owen's short film and gives him two first class tickets to the festival. Owen is excited to share his moment of glory with his fiance Lynn, but that excitement is extinguished when she lea
54.
Jimmy Show, The (2001) as Screenplay (Adaptation)
Jimmy O'Brien works in the stockroom of a grocery store, where he is reminded of his powerlessness by his boss. Only his love for his wife offers him comfort, however, their obligations both to Jimmy's invalid grandmother and to their new baby stifle their dreams. It is not until Jimmy ends up at op
55.
Joe the King (1999) as Screenwriter
Set in upstate New York, the story of a kid who feels the weight of the world on his shoulders. Fourteen-year-old Joe Henry manages a fragile existence. He is a young boy coming of age in the 1970s amidst chaos: Joe's father is an abusive drunk, his mother is barely able to keep the pieces of her br

Producer (feature film)

56.
Homage (1995) as Associate Producer
Archie Landrum is a brilliant mathematician who is hired to work on a New Mexico farm owned by a reclusive widow, Katherine Samuels. The two quickly develop a close friendship and peaceful existence which is shattered when Katherine's daughter Lucy, a popular TV star, returns home to visit. Lucy and

Special Thanks (feature film)

57.
Wet Hot American Summer (2001) as Special Thanks
It is the last day of summer in 1981 for a bunch of camp counselors at Camp Firewood.

Cast (special)

58.
Outer Limits Farewell Tribute (2000) as Interviewee
Stars of the science-fiction anthology series "The Outer Limits" discuss the program as it ends it's sixth season.
59.
Telephone, The (1997) as Voice Of Alexander Graham Bell
Documentary about the invention of the telephone and how it quickly was transformed from novelty into necessity at the turn of the 20th century.
60.
Life on the Flipside (1988) as Sonny Day
A story about a rock legend who gives up his road life to care for his three children after their mother abandons them to "find herself." The episode is entitled "Homeward Bound."
61.
Seasonal Differences (1987) as Jeff Dillon
A story about the removal of a school Nativity Scene on Constitutional grounds of separation of church and state, the ensuing acts of anti-Semitism directed against the demonstrators, and the threatened disintegration of close relationships.
62.
Soldier Boys (1987) as Scott Mcnichol
A "CBS Schoolbreak Special" about a detective who investigates a group of young men who are involved in playing dangerous war games and whose fantasies of combat become violently real.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

63.
Winner, The (1997) as Joey

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

64.
Shake, Rattle & Roll (1999) as Allen Kogan
A love story about America's love of music and a couple's love for each other. Beginning in the American South of 1955, the story follows the passionate affair of a young couple, Lyne Danner and Tyler Hart, and the rise and fall (and rise again) of The HartAches, the band they form. Their story is s

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