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Also Known As: Died: January 30, 2001
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Producer (feature film)

1.
Malpractice (2002) as Executive Producer
When a young child dies on the operating table, everyone on the surgical team is fired except for Dr. Ken Garrett, a prominent surgeon. But when Ken is unable to practice medicine because of depression, his wife, Beth, supports the family by practicing law. When a nurse from the fired surgical team
2.
Patty Duke Show: Still Rockin' in Brooklyn Heights, The (1999) as Executive Producer
Update of "The Patty Duke Show," which aired on ABC from 1963 to 1966, about a pair of identical-twin cousins, Patty and Cathy Lane, both played by Patty Duke. Three decades later, Patty still spends her days at Brooklyn Heights High School where she is now a drama teacher. She is divorced from high
3.
One Special Night (1999) as Executive Producer
Two strangers take refuge in a small cabin during a blizzard and, despite their many differences, discover that fate has brought them together. It's Thanksgiving Day and both Dr. Catherine Howard and Robert Woodward wind up at the same medical facility -- one still missing a loved one, the other vis
4.
Michael Landon, The Father I Knew (1999) as Executive Producer
Television movie about the late actor Michael Landon, focusing on his relationship with his son, Michael Jr., in the wake of the public breakup of Landon and his second wife Lynn, Michael Jr.'s mother.
5.
Out of Nowhere (1997) as Executive Producer
After being in a car accident with two fleeing car thieves, a woman is stricken with amnesia. As she slowly starts to put her life back together, she begins to unravel a plot by the thieves to have her charged with their crimes while they hold her young daughter hostage.
6.
Breaking the Surface: The Greg Louganis Story (1997) as Executive Producer
Television movie based on Olympic Gold-medal-winning diver Greg Louganis' autobiography, "Breaking the Surface." The movie chronicles Louganis' tumultuous life; his difficult childhood, close relationships, his success in diving and his courage in dealing with HIV.
7.
Seduction in a Small Town (1997) as Executive Producer
A couple's idyllic life is shattered when authorities accuse them of child abuse and take away their three young children. When they desperately search for the source of the rumors about them, their suspicions lead them to a young woman who recently arrived in their small town, but they can't believ
8.
Legend of the Ruby Silver (1996) as Executive Producer
A young widow, her 15-year-old son, a shady entrepreneur and a washed-up miner set out to strike it rich at the legendary Ruby Silver mine.
9.
Kidz in the Wood (1994) as Executive Producer
An American history teacher takes his unruly high-school class on a historical covered-wagon journey along the Oregon Trail without benefit of any modern conveniences.
10.
How the West Was Fun (1994) as Executive Producer
Eight-year-old sisters prevent an old woman's dude ranch from being taken over by greedy developers.
11.
Without a Kiss Goodbye (1993) as Executive Producer
A woman is wrongly convicted of poisoning her infant son. Based on a true story.
12.
No Child of Mine (1993) as Executive Producer
A grandmother tries to adopt one of her twin grandsons when her daughter decides to give her Down's syndrome son to a couple who have dedicated their lives to raising children with special needs.
13.
Double, Double, Toil and Trouble (1993) as Executive Producer
When twin sisters learn that their parents are about to lose the family house, they attempt to trick their Aunt Agatha, who is really a heartless witch, into giving them a magical moonstone.
14.
Killer Among Friends, A (1992) as Executive Producer
Based on the true story of a teenager drowned by two friends in the Angeles National Forest in October 1985. The mother of the victim takes in her daughter's best friend and discovers that the girl is one of the killers.
15.
To Grandmother's House We Go (1992) as Executive Producer
Twin sisters attempt to give their mother a Christmas vacation away from them by running off to their grandmother's house. On the way, they are kidnapped by a pair of bumbling thieves.
16.
Deadly Intentions...Again? (1991) as Executive Producer
Based on the true story of a troubled young doctor jailed for plotting the murder of his first wife. Paroled in 1986, he embarks on an effort to kill the people who put him in jail and to drive his second wife mad.
17.
Doublecrossed (1991) as Executive Producer
Based on a true story, a drug smuggler turned DEA informant, is murdered by three Colombians when he is betrayed by the CIA.
18.
Mother's Justice, A (1991) as Executive Producer
Based on the true story of Lilah Comminger, a Columbus, Ohio, mother determined to avenge the rape of her daughter.
19.
Outside Woman, The (1989) as Executive Producer
A television movie based on a true story about Joyce Mattox, a Louisiana millworker. Bored with her humdrum life, she joins a Bible study group that visits prisoners housed at the nearby state penitentiary. There she meets Jesse Glen Smith, and a mutual attraction begins. Their relationship becomes
20.
Addicted to His Love (1988) as Executive Producer
A modern-day Casanova, Larry Hogan, makes a profession of romancing several women at the same time, assuming a different identity for each romance. He then uses their loneliness and vulnerability to swindle them to the maximum. When the fleeced women learn of each other's existence, four of his vict
21.
Shattered Innocence (1988) as Executive Producer
Based on a true story, about a young girl from the Midwest who arrives in Los Angeles seeking a film career. Instead, she finds work as a nude model, and then as a star of pornographic films, becomes dependent on cocaine, and finally commits suicide at age 20.
22.
Higher Ground (1988) as Executive Producer
A former FBI agent joins his friend in Jordan, Alaska, as a bush pilot. When the friend is murdered, he must use all his acquired investigative skills and the aid of a local young Indian man, to help a no-nonsense state trooper solve the case.
23.
Addicted to His Love (1988) as Supervising Producer
A modern-day Casanova, Larry Hogan, makes a profession of romancing several women at the same time, assuming a different identity for each romance. He then uses their loneliness and vulnerability to swindle them to the maximum. When the fleeced women learn of each other's existence, four of his vict
24.
Promises To Keep (1985) as Executive Producer
Three generations of the Robert Mitchum family united for this project, initially called "Fathering," with the veteran actor playing a dying rancher who decides to visit the family he had deserted thirty years earlier. His son Christopher, and Christopher's son, Bentley (in his acting debut), play h
25.
I, Desire (1982) as Executive Producer
A young law student moonlighting as a coroner's aide becomes suspicious when a murder victim is found to have his body drained of blood, and soon begins piecing together a puzzle tying in a string of killings with an alluring hooker who might just be into vampirism.
26.
Money on the Side (1982) as Executive Producer
To make ends meet, suburban housewives Karen Valentine, Jamie Lee Curtis and Linda Purl join a prostitution ring run by local realtor Susan Flannery and find themselves trapped with a vice syndicate.
27.
Fallen Angel (1981) as Executive Producer
Controversial child pornography drama involving a 13-year-old runaway and a photographer who induces her to pose for dirty pictures. One of the highest rated TV movies of its time, it received an Emmy Award nomination as Outstanding Drama Special.
28.
To Find My Son (1980) as Executive Producer
A single man and part-time college student discovers the bureaucratic frustrations when he tries to adopt a handicapped, love-starved orphan whom he had been helping overcome a speech problem, and wages a battle against Child Welfare Department officials determined to place the youngster with a more suitable, mature, married couple.
29.
Fast Friends (1979) as Executive Producer
A young divorcee struggles to provide for her young son and make a new life for herself in the backstage jungle of a TV talk show, becoming fast friends with its head writer whose job is to see that its host, a woman-chasing egomaniac, stays at the top of the ratings.
30.
Shining Season, A (1979) as Executive Producer
The true story of University of New Mexico track star John Baker who, dying of cancer, spent his remaining time coaching a losing girls' track team to a winning season.
31.
Women at West Point (1979) as Executive Producer
A fictionalized drama about the first women to enter the U.S. Military Academy in 1976 and the reactions they faced.
32.
Black Market Baby (1977) as Supervising Producer
A young college woman becomes pregnant, and she and the father-to-be are caught in the middle of a desperate struggle with a black market adoption ring out to take their baby. The original pre-airing title to this was "A Dangerous Love," and theatrically overseas it was called "Don't Steal My Baby."
33.
Missing Are Deadly, The (1974) as Producer
A suspense tale about the search for an emotionally disturbed teenager who has taken from his father's research laboratory a rat infected with an incurable virus that can kill one hundred million people in three weeks.
34.
Dying Room Only (1973) as Producer
A rest stop at a dingy roadside diner in the desert becomes a terrifying ordeal for a woman when her husband mysteriously disappears in the washroom and her search for him is thwarted by the surly proprietor and his sinister friend.
35.
Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark (1973) as Producer
A trim chiller that has a young couple inheriting an old mansion inhabited by demon-like creatures who are determined to make the wife one of their own.
36.
Crooked Hearts, The (1972) as Producer
A charming but somewhat larcenous widow attempts to snare a rich bachelor through a lonely hearts club, but her scheme boomerangs into a deadly cat-and-mouse game. This marked the TV-movie debut of both Rosalind Russell and Douglas Fairbanks Jr., and was sadly also Russell's last film role.

Producer (special)

37.
Adventures of Mary-Kate and Ashley: Mystery on the High Seas, The (1995) as Executive Producer
When a computer device that enhances communication with dolphins is stolen aboard a cruise ship, the Trenchcoat Twins investigate the crime.
38.
Pros and Cons (1986) as Executive Producer
An elite unit of fraud investigators for a coastal county sheriff's department find a deadly insurance scheme and a high-stakes housing scam on its agenda.
39.
Dribble (1980) as Executive Producer
The story presents a behind-the-scenes look at the antics of an unnamed professional basketball team in New York City. The pilot episode depicts the team's efforts to adjust to Pete Terry, a new member whose professional status causes problems with the rest of the team. --Alvin Marill.
40.
Doc Elliot (1973) as Producer
The pilot for the series of the same title. The story of Ben Elliot, a New York doctor who gives up his practice to begin a new life and a new dedication to his profession in the Colorado Rockies. In the pilot episode, as Ben travels to the high country town of Purgatory for a visit to the schoolhou

Producer (TV Mini-Series)

41.
Stephen King's It (1990) as Executive Producer
Six childhood friends reunite in their small hometown in Maine to once again confront an evil entity they thought they had destroyed 30 years earlier.
42.
Breaking Up Is Hard to Do (1979) as Producer
Six buddies spend the summer together at a Malibu beach house after each has separated from his wife at about the same time. This two-part four-hour film, exploring separation and divorce from the man's point of view, took its title from the Neil Sedaka-Howard Greenfield song, and subsequently was e

Producer (TV Mini-Series)

43.
And the Sea Will Tell (1991) as Executive Producer
A two-part miniseries based on the book by Vincent Bugliosi, dramatizing the true story of two very different couples involved in a mysterious double murder on a deserted island off Hawaii and the puzzling, sensational trial that followed.

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