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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Double Jeopardy (1992) as Director
A man's life becomes unhinged when his attorney wife defends his ex-lover on a charge of murder which he witnessed.
2.
Plot to Kill Hitler, The (1990) as Director
Dramatization based on the true events surrounding the attempt to kill Hitler made by his own officers in 1944.
3.
Margaret Bourke-White (1989) as Director
A movie about the life of celebrated photographer Margaret Bourke-White, from the late 1920s through the 1930s and '40s, when she was making a name for herself at "Life" Magazine. It also focuses on her relationship with acclaimed writer Erskine Caldwell and how she sacrificed that relationship for a career.
4.
Marilyn: The Untold Story (1980)
Norman Mailer's book on Marilyn Monroe was the basis of this second Marilyn TV movie, covering the legendary actress right up to the time of her death, in contrast to the earlier film, based on Garson Kanin's account, that ended just as she reached stardom. Catherine Hicks won an Emmy Award nominati
5.
Winds of Kitty Hawk, The (1978)
The Wright Brothers' story and their efforts to fly, stunningly filmed and first shown on the seventy-fifth anniversary of their historic flight. Dennis Dalzell (cinematographer) and John A. Martinelli (editor) received Emmy Award nominations for their work, but the film won in only one category: F
6.
Hey, I'm Alive (1975) as Director
A dramatization of the 1963 plane crash in which an adventurous young woman and an older man survived in the frozen Yukon wilderness for forty-nine days, subsisting on melted snow.
7.
The American Dreamer (1971) as Director
His feature directorial career having been recently launched by the making of the debut counter-culture cult classic "Easy Rider" (USA/1969), filmmaker Dennis Hopper has group sex in a bathtub, strips naked on the streets of Taos and smokes pounds of dope in this documentary on the editing of Hopper

Cast (feature film)

8.
The American Dreamer (1971) as
His feature directorial career having been recently launched by the making of the debut counter-culture cult classic "Easy Rider" (USA/1969), filmmaker Dennis Hopper has group sex in a bathtub, strips naked on the streets of Taos and smokes pounds of dope in this documentary on the editing of Hopper

Cinematography (feature film)

9.
The American Dreamer (1971) as Camera
His feature directorial career having been recently launched by the making of the debut counter-culture cult classic "Easy Rider" (USA/1969), filmmaker Dennis Hopper has group sex in a bathtub, strips naked on the streets of Taos and smokes pounds of dope in this documentary on the editing of Hopper
10.
A New Leaf (1971) as Spec still man
A playboy squanders his wealth and must seek out a new source to maintain his idle rich lifestyle, namely marrying a rich woman and ... murdering her.
11.
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969) as Spec still photog
Two free-spirited bank robbers flee railroad detectives and head for Bolivia.

Writer (feature film)

12.
The American Dreamer (1971) as Writer
His feature directorial career having been recently launched by the making of the debut counter-culture cult classic "Easy Rider" (USA/1969), filmmaker Dennis Hopper has group sex in a bathtub, strips naked on the streets of Taos and smokes pounds of dope in this documentary on the editing of Hopper

Producer (feature film)

13.
Double Jeopardy (1992) as Producer
A man's life becomes unhinged when his attorney wife defends his ex-lover on a charge of murder which he witnessed.
14.
Quiet Days in Clichy (1989) as Co-Producer
Expatriate Henry Miller indulges in a variety of sexual escapades while struggling to establish himself as a serious writer in Paris.
15.
Margaret Bourke-White (1989) as Producer
A movie about the life of celebrated photographer Margaret Bourke-White, from the late 1920s through the 1930s and '40s, when she was making a name for herself at "Life" Magazine. It also focuses on her relationship with acclaimed writer Erskine Caldwell and how she sacrificed that relationship for a career.
16.
Murder: By Reason Of Insanity (1985) as Producer
A mentally deranged, former engineer behaves violently toward his wife and two children. As a result of this case, more stringent regulations concerning mental patients were created in New York State. Based on a newspaper article.
17.
Her Life As a Man (1984) as Executive Producer
To land a sportswriting job on a national magazine run by a chauvinistic editor, an aspiring female reporter convincingly disguises herself as a man in this comedy/drama inspired by Carol Lynn Mithers' true story that she revealed in a headline making cover article in 1982 in "The Village Voice."
18.
Act of Love: The Patricia Neal Story, An (1981) as Executive Producer
The dramatic account of actress Patricia Neal's miraculous recovery from a near-fatal stroke in 1966 with the help of her then-husband, author Roald Dahl, and their close friend, veteran actress Mildred Dunnock (playing herself). Glenda Jackson, who received an Emmy Award nomination as Outstanding A
19.
Child Bride of Short Creek (1981) as Producer
A dramatization of the true account of a fundamentalist sect in Arizona that practices polygamy, with returning Korean war veteran Christopher Atkins' rebellion against his father (Conrad Bain) when learning that he plans to increase his stable of wives by adding the 15-year-old girl (Diane Lane) wi
20.
Marilyn: The Untold Story (1980) as Producer
Norman Mailer's book on Marilyn Monroe was the basis of this second Marilyn TV movie, covering the legendary actress right up to the time of her death, in contrast to the earlier film, based on Garson Kanin's account, that ended just as she reached stardom. Catherine Hicks won an Emmy Award nominati
21.
Winds of Kitty Hawk, The (1978) as Producer
The Wright Brothers' story and their efforts to fly, stunningly filmed and first shown on the seventy-fifth anniversary of their historic flight. Dennis Dalzell (cinematographer) and John A. Martinelli (editor) received Emmy Award nominations for their work, but the film won in only one category: F
22.
Hey, I'm Alive (1975) as Producer
A dramatization of the 1963 plane crash in which an adventurous young woman and an older man survived in the frozen Yukon wilderness for forty-nine days, subsisting on melted snow.
23.
The American Dreamer (1971) as Producer
His feature directorial career having been recently launched by the making of the debut counter-culture cult classic "Easy Rider" (USA/1969), filmmaker Dennis Hopper has group sex in a bathtub, strips naked on the streets of Taos and smokes pounds of dope in this documentary on the editing of Hopper

Editing (feature film)

24.
The American Dreamer (1971) as Editing
His feature directorial career having been recently launched by the making of the debut counter-culture cult classic "Easy Rider" (USA/1969), filmmaker Dennis Hopper has group sex in a bathtub, strips naked on the streets of Taos and smokes pounds of dope in this documentary on the editing of Hopper

Visual Effects (feature film)

25.
Lady Sings the Blues (1972) as Titles and montages conceived and executed by
Billie Holliday fights drug addiction to make a name for herself as a jazz singer.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

26.
Margaret Bourke-White (1989)
A movie about the life of celebrated photographer Margaret Bourke-White, from the late 1920s through the 1930s and '40s, when she was making a name for herself at "Life" Magazine. It also focuses on her relationship with acclaimed writer Erskine Caldwell and how she sacrificed that relationship for a career.

Director (special)

27.
Come With Me -- Lainie Kazan (1971) as Director
A solo concert performance by singer Lainie Kazan.

Cast (special)

28.
People v. Simpson: Unfinished Business (1999) as Interviewee
Court TV anchor Fred Graham returns to Los Angeles to take an in-depth look at the O.J. Simpson case and its continuing grip on the imagination of the American people, five years after the fact.

Producer (special)

29.
Come With Me -- Lainie Kazan (1971) as Producer
A solo concert performance by singer Lainie Kazan.

Producer (TV Mini-Series)

30.
Executioner's Song, The (1982) as Producer
In his Emmy Award-winning role as Outstanding Actor in a Drama Special, Tommy Lee Jones is convicted killer Gary Gilmore during his final nine months, spanning his parole, his reimprisonment, and the firing squad execution he demanded of the state of Utah in January 1977. Rosanna Arquette, as his ho

Film Production - Main (TV Mini-Series)

31.
Peter the Great (1986)
An eight-hour, four-part miniseries based on Robert K. Massie's Pulitzer Prize-winning biography of the Russian Czar who opened his sprawling empire to the West. The action begins in the late seventeenth century when the young Peter is named co-czar with his brother, Ivan. Court intrigue involving h

Writer (TV Mini-Series)

32.
Perfect Murder, Perfect Town (2000) as Book As Source Material ("Perfect Murder, Perfect Town")
Miniseries based on Lawrence Schiller's book about the struggle between John and Patsy Ramsey and law enforcement in Boulder, Colorado, after the murder of their young daughter, JonBenet, on Christmas night 1996. The fact-based story, which draws on recorded interviews with investigators, prosecutor
33.
American Tragedy (2000) as Book As Source Material ("American Tragedy: The Uncensored Story Of The Simpson Defense")
An account of O.J. Simpson's legal team in the "trial of the century."

Producer (TV Mini-Series)

34.
Perfect Murder, Perfect Town (2000) as Executive Producer
Miniseries based on Lawrence Schiller's book about the struggle between John and Patsy Ramsey and law enforcement in Boulder, Colorado, after the murder of their young daughter, JonBenet, on Christmas night 1996. The fact-based story, which draws on recorded interviews with investigators, prosecutor
35.
American Tragedy (2000) as Executive Producer
An account of O.J. Simpson's legal team in the "trial of the century."
36.
American Tragedy (2000) as Producer
An account of O.J. Simpson's legal team in the "trial of the century."
37.
Perfect Murder, Perfect Town (2000) as Producer
Miniseries based on Lawrence Schiller's book about the struggle between John and Patsy Ramsey and law enforcement in Boulder, Colorado, after the murder of their young daughter, JonBenet, on Christmas night 1996. The fact-based story, which draws on recorded interviews with investigators, prosecutor

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