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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Visual Effects (feature film)

1.
Signal, The (2014)
Three college freshmen are lured to an abandoned shack in the middle of the desert by a rival computer hacker.
2.
Take Me Home Tonight (2011)
As the summer of 1988 winds down, three friends on the verge of adulthood attend an out-of-control party in celebration of their last night of unbridled youth.
3.
Cirque Du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant (2009)
Pulled into a fantastic life of misunderstood sideshow freaks and grotesque creatures of the night, one teen will vanish from the safety of a boring existence and fulfill his destiny in a place drawn from nightmares.
4.
Collector, The (2009)
Desperate to repay his debt to his ex-wife, an ex-con plots a heist at his new employer's country home, unaware that a second criminal has also targeted the property and rigged it with a series of deadly traps.
5.
Beacon, The (2009)
A woman, grieving over the death of her young son, and her husband move into the charming old Beacon Apartments where she begins to see the apparition of a boy who was killed there.
6.
Exit Speed (2008)
On Christmas Eve, ten passengers board a bus traveling across Texas. Most are heading for home, family and friends. Some are in search of new jobs. One, an Army deserter, is trying to stay a jump ahead of the Military Police. On an empty section of highway, the bus collides with a nomadic biker wi
7.
Exit Speed (2008)
On Christmas Eve, ten passengers board a bus traveling across Texas. Most are heading for home, family and friends. Some are in search of new jobs. One, an Army deserter, is trying to stay a jump ahead of the Military Police. On an empty section of highway, the bus collides with a nomadic biker wi
8.
Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)
Alice, now in hiding in the Nevada desert, once again joins forces with Carlos Olivera and L.J., along with survivors Claire, K-Mart and Nurse Betty to try to eliminate the deadly virus that threatens to make every human being undead-and to seek justice. Since being captured by the Umbrella Corporation, Alice has been subjected to biogenic experimentation and becomes genetically altered, with super-human strengths, senses and dexterity. These skills, and more, will be needed if anyone is to remain alive.
9.
Because I Said So (2007)
Daphne Wilder is a mother whose love knows no bounds or boundaries. As a single parent, she has raised three fantastic girls--klutzy, adorable Milly, stable psychologist Maggie and sexy and irreverent Mae--to become the kind of women any mom would die to have. The only problem is they're about to s
10.
Let's Go To Prison (2006)
Felon John Lyshitski has figured out the best way to get revenge on the now-dead judge who sent him to jail: watch the official's obnoxious son, Nelson Biederman IV, survive the clink. John strikes gold when Nelson is wrongly convicted of a crime and sent to the pen he used to call home. He gleefull
11.
Marine, The (2006)
A Marine reunites with his wife, but finds himself back in action when she is kidnapped.
13.
Silent Killer (2004)
A city is seized by mysterious explosions and a city engineer grows to suspect natural causes.
14.
How to Deal (2003)
Sometimes life gets turned upside down. And maybe that's why it's so hard to believe that anyone, especially 17 year-old Halley Martin, could actually experience that thing called love. The people closest to Halley are in the midst of major upheavals in their love lives. Her mother, Lydia, is embitt
15.
Sum of All Fears, The (2002) as Special Effects Coordinator
When the president of Russia suddenly dies and is succeeded by a man about whom little is known, tension increases as old fears ignite new paranoia. Director of Central Intelligence Bill Cabot recruits a young analyst from the Russia desk, Jack Ryan, to supply insight and advice. Then the unthinkabl
16.
They Shoot Divas, Don't They? (2002)
Thriller about a powerful rock star and her invaluable young girl Friday - a psycho who's bent on avenging her own twisted and troubled past.
17.
Tortilla Soup (2001) as Special Effects Coordinator
Retired Mexican-American chef Martin Naranjo shares an L.A. home with his three gorgeous, but single, adult daughters. Though he long ago lost his ability to taste, Martin still lives to cook incredibly lavish dinners for his loved ones and to serve them in a family-style ritual at traditional sit-d
18.
Crazy/Beautiful (2001) as Special Effects Coordinator
Nicole Oakley, the troubled daughter of a wealthy congressman, attends public school in the upscale community of Pacific Palisades. As an act of defiance, she makes a play for the attentions of Carlos Nunez, a determined, straight-A student who endures a two-hour bus ride each morning from east LA to attend the more prestigious school in Nicole's exclusive suburb. While her friends and family profess doom for their relationship, her rebellious flirtation soon develops into true romance. However, Nicole's self-destructive tendencies threaten Carlos' ambitions, leading to an emotional and climactic confrontation that attests to the power and intensity of first love, and reveals how, in coming together, two young but damaged souls can heal one another.
19.
Princess and the Marine, The (2001)
Television movie based on the true story of Meriam Al-Khalifa, a princess from Bahrain, who snuck into the United States illegally after eloping with Jason Johnson, a U.S. Marine, against her family's wishes.<P>On November 1, 1999, 19-year-old Meriam Al-Khalifa, a member of the Bahraini royal family
20.
Crime and Punishment in Suburbia (2000) as Special Effects Coordinator
A teen girl is raped by her stepfather. Her boyfriend kills the father. She falls in love with another guy, which angers the now ex-boyfriend.
21.
Red Letters (2000) as Special Effects Coordinator
A college professor runs into trouble when he becomes penpals with a female convict. When she escapes, he decides to help her. Claiming she is innocent of murdering her lover's wife, the professor becomes entwined in an increasingly twisted mystery.
22.
Falling Like This (2000) as Special Effects
About a renegade and the woman who loves him.
23.
Teaching Mrs. Tingle (1999) as Special Effects Coordinator
All her life Leigh Ann Watson has done the right thing. Her only ticket out of town is the one scholarship that goes to her school's top student. All she needs is an "A" in history. There's just one problem: Mrs. Tingle, the history teacher who for 20 years has terrorized the students of Grandsboro
24.
For Love of the Game (1999) as Special Effects Technician
A veteran pitcher reflects on his life as he pitches his final game.
25.
Phantoms (1998) as Mechanical Effects Coordinator
Two sisters, the town sheriff and a doctor are the only survivors of an ancient epidemic force that has laid dormant under the town for centuries, but for some reason has surfaced. They must decipher the mystery of the apocalyptic force and destroy it before it kills them, and annihilates the entire human race.
26.
Crossworlds (1997)
A young man receives a crystal that becomes a dangerous and powerful weapon when he is caught between two warring worlds from a different dimension fighting to dominate the Earth.
27.
Last Days of Frankie the Fly, The (1997)
A downtrodden employee of a local hood falls in love with a drug-addicted porn actress and decides to exact revenge on his boss.
28.
Hellraiser: Bloodline (1996) as Mechanical Effects (Additional Photography)
In the 22nd century a brilliant scientist strives to banish the evil which his ancestor had unwittingly leashed upon the world. The stakes have never been higher in the battle to save man from hell on earth and only Paul Merchant has the ability and knowledge to trap the Black Prince of Hell--Pinhea
29.
Evolver (1996)
A scientist develops a robot (Evolver) that can learn while playing mock war games. However, when the automaton decides to play for real, the teenage boy testing it out must battle to save his neighborhood.
30.
Crime of the Century (1996)
Exploration of the kidnapping and murder of aviation hero Charles Lindbergh's infant child. Bruno Richard Hauptmann, a German immigrant, was convicted and executed in what may have been a miscarriage of American justice. Based on the book "The Airman and the Carpenter" by Sir Ludovic Kennedy.
31.
Woman Undone (1996)
After surviving a car accident in which her husband died, the wife in the troubled marriage finds herself accused of his murder.
32.
Scream (1996) as Special Effects Supervisor
Sidney has more than her share of teenage angst to cope with. Her mom was murdered a year ago, her dad is perpetually away on business, and her boyfriend Billy is pressuring her to go all the way. As if that weren't enough, a brilliant serial killer has begun to terrorize Sidney's quiet hometown, including her highschool classmate Casey Becker. With the calculated genius of a perfect predator, the killer is using his love of scary movies to turn the town upside down - taking everything he knows about the genre to trick his victims, outwit the police and throw his pursuers off base. Now, no one is safe - and everyone is a suspect.
33.
Marshal Law (1996)
A massive earthquake strikes Los Angeles and divides the city between good and bad forces. On one side is a frightened band of residents led by a former U.S. marshall. On the other, is a gang of dangerous marauders led by a vicious sociopath.
34.
Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995)
The sixth entry in the series has Dr. Sam Loomis once again in pursuit of the homicidal Michael Myers. Now driven by a satanic power, Myers chases his grown niece and her child to his midwestern hometown of Haddonfield. Although the town is trying to overcome it's past history of nightmarish bloodletting, a local radio shock jock is stirring things up again and the unlucky residents of Myers' former house are turning up dead.
35.
Immortals, The (1995)
An elaborate heist unites eight strangers in a simultaneous assault on targets all over the city. Recruited by a nightclub owner, four teams launch a brutal cross-town attack to retrieve suitcases full of cash. But as the violence escalates, the team members discover just who their real target has b
36.
Jury Duty (1995) as Special Effects Coordinator
In order to take advantage of the free room, board, and per diem, one member of the Carl Bishop murder trial jury tries to prolong deliberations on this seemingly open-and-shut case. In the meantime, he falls for a fellow juror and learns that the facts of the case may not be what they seem.
37.
Camp Nowhere (1994) as Special Effects Coordinator
Some kids trick their parents when they set up a phony summer camp.
38.
S.F.W. (1994) as Special Effects Coordinator
For thirty-six days, three teenagers are held hostage in their local convenience store. Four terrorists, armed with a video camera, force the TV networks to air their powerful and disturbing footage under threat of death to the hostages. After their eventual release following a terrifying showdown,
39.
Dumb & Dumber (1994) as Special Effects Coordinator
Best friends Lloyd and Harry are a pair of dim-witted pals on a cross country road trip to Aspen to return a briefcase full of cash to its rightful owner, Mary Swanson, a beautiful woman who ends up being Lloyd's dream girl. Little does Lloyd know that Mary is in Aspen trying to find her kidnapped husband. Soon, the two get mixed up in the crime, and their wacky exploits are leading the FBI straight to the crooks.
40.
Revenge of the Nerds IV: Nerds in Love (1994)
Based on the series of theatrical films following the adventures of a group of "nerds." This telefilm depicts the impending wedding of nerd Booger Dawson.
41.
Jericho Fever (1994)
A group of terrorists becomes infected with an unknown deadly virus as they flee across the Mexican border into the United States. As the plague begins to spread through the Southwest, a border patrolman and a disease specialist team up to track the terrorists down.
42.
Day My Parents Ran Away, The (1993)
A holiday-themed comedy about two parents who run away from home when their teenage son becomes too much to handle. Based on a short film entitled "Missing Parents."
43.
Surf Ninjas (1993) as Special Effects Coordinator
Two guys from California discover they are the royalty of a remote clan residing on a tropical island. Upon arriving to receive their crowns, they are caught up in an attack on their new found subjects.
44.
Man's Best Friend (1993) as Special Effects Supervisor
Investigating rumors of animal abuse at a local bio-engineering laboratory, an ambitious television journalist discovers the existence of a DNA-engineered, state-of-the-art guard dog.
45.
Menace II Society (1993) as Special Effects Supervisor
Story about everyday life in Watts as seen through the eyes of a teenager who is trying to overcome his bleak surroundings.
46.
Critters 4 (1992) as Special Effects
The Critters are hungry to conquer the galaxy with their appetite for mankind.
47.
Lawnmower Man, The (1992) as Special Effects; Special Effects Key
A slow-witted teenager develops a super intellect when he becomes a guinea pig for a scientist experimenting with virtual reality.
48.
Live! From Death Row (1992)
Just hours before his scheduled execution, a serial killer and his condemned colleagues, take a newswoman and her camera operator hostage and vow to broadcast the first public electrocution.
49.
Nervous Ticks (1992) as Special Effects
A glimpse inside the chaotic life of a luggage handler.
50.
Cold Heaven (1991) as Special Effects Coordinator
A married woman, haunted by a vision of the Virgin Mary, has an affair. On vacation her husband dies in a freak boating accident and before an autopsy is performed his body disappears. The woman, her lover and the husband--who turns out to be alive--converge at a motel next to a monastery in Carmel,
51.
Doctor, The (1991) as Special Effects Coordinator
A contemporary urban drama about a doctor with a terrible bedside manner who learns he has cancer, becomes a patient himself and through his illness he comes to terms with his own humanity.
52.
Memphis (1991)
A television movie based on Shelby Foote's novel, "September, September." Set in the 1950s, drifters kidnap a wealthy black businessman's grandson. One of them develops a maternal bond with the little boy.
53.
Dean R. Koontz's Servants of Twilight (1991) as Special Effects
A single mother hires a private investigator to protect her son, whom a group of religious zealots have tabbed as the young anti-Christ.
54.
Adventures In Dinosaur City (1991) as Special Effects
A trio of teens get accidentally zapped into the prehistoric stomping grounds of some surprisingly sophisticated dinosaures.
55.
Critters 3 (1991) as Special Effects
In round three of the series, these fuzzy, man-eating aliens invade a tenement building in urban America.
56.
Book of Love (1990) as Additional Mechanical Effects
Comedy about growing up in the 1950s, as seen through the eyes of a high school student.
57.
Spaced Invaders (1990) as Special Effects Supervisor
Martians attack earth on the 50th anniversary broadcast of "The War of the Worlds."
58.
Kid (1990) as Special Effects 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)
A brooding teenager returns to a small town to avenge the deaths, years earlier, of his hippie parents at the hands of locals.
59.
W.B., Blue and the Bean (1990) as Special Effects
Three bounty hunters search for a rich heiress.
60.
Framed (1990)
A television movie in which a painter seeks revenge when he is framed for art forgery by his lover.
61.
Love At Large (1990) as Special Effects
A private investigator is hired by a mysterious, beautiful woman to trail a man, and finds himself being trailed as well.
62.
Always (1989)
A downed pilot plays celestial wingman to his successor in love and flying.
63.
976-Evil (1989) as Additional Special Effects
A young man living with his religious-fanatic aunt and worshipping younger cousin, discovers a direct phone line to hell.
64.
Crack House (1989) as Special Effects
Two high school lovers get torn apart by the drugs and gangs that plague their east LA community.
65.
Double Revenge (1988) as Special Effects
Two modern-day bank robbers out west take the law into their own hands.
66.
Prison (1988) as Special Effects
The ghost of a wrongfully-executed prisoner haunts the warden who knew he was innocent.
67.
Maid to Order (1987) as Special Effects Crew Member
In this Cinderella-in-reverse, a rich, bored and spoiled brat becomes a maid for an obnoxious Beverly Hills couple. She learns a lesson about herself, about friendship and love and humanity from the other servants and falls for the handsome young chauffeur.
68.
King Kong Lives (1986) as Special Effects
A giant ape, King Kong, which was shot and fell off the World Trade Center, appears to be alive, but is in coma for 10 years and desperately needs a blood transfusion in order to have an artificial heart implanted. Suddenly, in the rainforest, another gigantic ape is found - this time a female. She is brought to the USA, and the heart is successfully implanted. But then King Kong, having felt a female ape, breaks loose...
69.
Critters (1986) as Special Effects
Smalltown USA is attacked by furry beings from outerspace.

Stunts (feature film)

70.
Last Days of Frankie the Fly, The (1997)
A downtrodden employee of a local hood falls in love with a drug-addicted porn actress and decides to exact revenge on his boss.
71.
Dumb & Dumber (1994) as Stunts
Best friends Lloyd and Harry are a pair of dim-witted pals on a cross country road trip to Aspen to return a briefcase full of cash to its rightful owner, Mary Swanson, a beautiful woman who ends up being Lloyd's dream girl. Little does Lloyd know that Mary is in Aspen trying to find her kidnapped husband. Soon, the two get mixed up in the crime, and their wacky exploits are leading the FBI straight to the crooks.
72.
Man's Best Friend (1993) as Stunts
Investigating rumors of animal abuse at a local bio-engineering laboratory, an ambitious television journalist discovers the existence of a DNA-engineered, state-of-the-art guard dog.
73.
Surf Ninjas (1993) as Stunts
Two guys from California discover they are the royalty of a remote clan residing on a tropical island. Upon arriving to receive their crowns, they are caught up in an attack on their new found subjects.

Visual Effects (special)

74.
Investigator, The (1994) as Special Effects Coordinator
A young insurance investigator finds his curiousity aroused by a series of coincidences involving a red door and a mysterious young woman.

Visual Effects (TV Mini-Series)

75.
Smart House (1999) as Special Effects Coordinator
76.
Finding Graceland (1998) as Special Effects Coordinator
77.
Apollo 11 (1996) as Special Effects Supervisor

Visual Effects (TV Mini-Series)

78.
Long Hot Summer, The (1985)
A two-part miniseries about a young, ambitious drifter with a reputation for trouble who arrives in a small Southern town and has a profound effect on a wealthy tyrant and his rebellious family.

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