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Assistant Direction (feature film)

1.
Uncommon Valor (1983) as Assistant 2nd Unit Director (2nd Unit)
A man's son has been missing in Vietnam for ten years. No longer able to live the nightmare of not knowing whether his son is dead or alive, he decides to take matters into his own hands. Utilizing the strength of his own convictions, he enlists the help of a number of men to rescue his son and all the MIAs.

Art Department (feature film)

2.
Malibu's Most Wanted (2003) as Set Decorator
Brad Gluckman is Malibu's most unwanted rapper. He spends his days hangin' at the Malibrew Coffee Shop with his pimpin' crew, Mocha, Monster and Hadji, and bustin' rhymes about his hard-core life up in "the 'Bu." Immersed in hip-hop culture, B-Rad spits lyrics about his phat life and this beach boy
3.
Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (2000) as Set Decorator
The shy Professor Sherman Klump is getting married. And the Klump family couldn't be more delighted. His fiancee Denise is thrilled to become a Klump, and with her appetite she'll fit right in; Mama thinks it's fabulous; Papa's less grouchy; Granny's relieved that Sherman will finally be enjoying the pleasures of intimate relations; and Ernie has simmered down. But Buddy Love--well, Buddy that's another matter. Professor Klump's ferocious alter ego Buddy Love breaks loose just as Klump is getting ready to marry his colleague. Hoping to finally rid himself of the monstrous Buddy, Klump decides to utilize Denise's cutting-edge DNA research and extract Buddy's DNA from his system. But Buddy reacts by laying claim to the professor's astounding invention -- a revolutionary youth serum -- which Klump then hides in his family's home. But Buddy locates the "youth juice" and makes off with it, forcing Klump into a desperate race against time that may restore his family and win him back the woman he loves.
4.
Life (1999) as Set Decorator
In 1930s Harlem, fast talking hustler Ray scams straightlaced Claude into traveling south together to pick up some moonshine and make some quick cash. Instead, they are arrested for a murder actually committed by a corrupt local sheriff, and sentenced to life in prison in Mississippi. Over the years, the pair form a bond, despite being very different and frequently fighting. They scheme to escape, and keep hoping for justice.
5.
Relic, The (1997) as Set Decorator
A crate containing relics from South America arrives in Chicago with a beast that is mysteriously killing people.
6.
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (1997) as Set Decorator (Savannah)
A visiting city reporter's assignment suddenly revolves around the murder trial of a local millionaire.
7.
Last Dance (1996) as Set Decorator
Undeniably guilty of a heinous crime, convicted killer Cindy Liggett has been sitting on Death Row in the state penitentiary for 12 years--waiting--for her much delayed date with the executioner. Now, after numerous stays from the Governor, and false hopes for her future, Cindy is finally ready to face the inevitable. But as the clock ticks on, and her days dwindle down, the one thing she is not prepared for is the unexpected relationship she develops with Rick Hayes, a novice bureaucrat from the Clemency Board who becomes convinced that misjudgments in Cindy's original defense trial led to an unjust sentence. A neophyte attorney assigned to merely review the Liggett case, Rick determines that while she definitely deserves to be in prison, the extenuating circumstances of her crime do not dictate that she be put to death. With no time to spare, and against seemingly insurmountable political odds, Rick devotes himself to the cause of saving Cindy's life with a commuted sentence.
8.
Jingle All the Way (1996) as Set Decorator
Christmas. It's the most magical time of year. But while many are bustling to find their children the perfect gifts, others aren't quite ready to adopt the holiday spirit. High-powered businessman Howard Langston loves his family, but he just can't seem to find enough time for wife Liz and son Jamie. But Howard will make it up to Jamie... he'll buy him the toy on every child's list to Santa -- and the hottest action figure of the season -- Turbo Man! Unfortunately, Howard if facing one BIG problem: It's Christmas Eve, and Turbo Man has been sold out since Thanksgiving! Howard's down-to-the-wire trek to find Turbo Man quickly turns into an odyssey wilder than he could have ever imagined. In the course of his seemingly endless Yuletide misadventures, he finds himself in a no-holds-barred fight-to-the-finish with a crazed postman named Myron, who is out to claim the last Turbo Man for his own kid.
9.
Richie Rich (1994) as Set Decorator
Based on the classic Harvey Comics character, the richest little 12-year old in the world, along with the help of his friends, must invade the Rich manor to rescue his billionaire parents from a hostile takeover.
10.
Angels in the Outfield (1994) as Set Decorator
A foster child believes that his luck will change if his beloved California Angels can win the pennant. Meanwhile, the last-place team's manager is trying to turn the club around and save his job. He gets help from an angel named Al who miraculously leads the club to the playoffs.
11.
On Deadly Ground (1994) as Set Decorator
After threatening to expose a company for unsafe drilling practices, an oil worker is dumped and abandoned in the wilderness to die. But he is rescued by a tribe of natives who see him as their legendary figure, the Rainbow Warrior.
12.
Fearless (1993) as Set Decorator
Story about survivors of a plane crash who must deal with the loss of relatives and friends, and the fact that they survived.
13.
Rich in Love (1992) as Set Decorator
A 17-year-old high school girl from the South deals with her parents' sudden divorce.
14.
One Good Cop (1991) as Set Decorator
The story of a Manhattan detective who takes charge of his partner's children, when his longtime friend and partner is killed in the line of duty.
15.
Last Boy Scout, The (1991) as Set Decorator
In this entertaining early '90s classic, a former Secret Service agent teams up with a former pro-football star to solve the mysterious murder of his girlfriend. This is a must-see for any action-film aficionados. Starring Bruce Willis, Damon Wayans, Halle Berry, Taylor Negron and Chelsea Field.
16.
Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990) as Set Decorator
Chaos results when a developer levels the building which housed a purveyor of Gremlins.
17.
Green Card (1990) as Set Decorator
A French artist marries a lonely woman to win U.S. citizenship then falls in love with her.
18.
'Burbs, The (1989) as Set Decorator
A suburban father decides to stay home for a peaceful summer vacation, but his plans are shattered when a weird family moves in next door.
19.
Dead Poets Society (1989) as Set Decorator
An English teacher inspires his students to seize the day with sometimes disastrous results.
20.
Mac And Me (1988) as Set Decorator
A young boy in a wheelchair finds comfort and friendship through an alien wanted by the FBI.
21.
Great Outdoors, The (1988) as Set Decorator
Chet Ripley, a hard-working family man, packs up his family for a vacation at a lakeside resort in the mountains. However, any hope at peace and tranquility is squashed the moment Roman, his obnoxious brother-in-law, shows up with his wife and kids. Chet does his best to keep his patience and try to enjoy the wilderness, but due to Roman's constant annoying presence, the vacation can't end soon enough for the Ripleys.
22.
Raising Arizona (1987) as Art Department Assistant
A petty crook falls in love with the woman cop who always arrests him, but when they find out she can't bear children, they steal one, hit the road, and lots of mayhem ensues.
23.
Beverly Hills Cop II (1987) as Set Decorator
Detroit cop Axel Foley (Eddie Murphy) is watching the news on TV when the reporter tells a story that Axel's friend, Beverly Hills police Captain Andrew Bogomil (Ronny Cox), has been shot. Axel heads out to Beverly Hills to visit Bogomil in the hospital, and is reunited with Bogomil's daughter Jan (Alice Adair). Axel is also reunited with Det. Billy Rosewood (Judge Reinhold) and Sgt. John Taggart (John Ashton). Axel, Rosewood, and Taggart soon discover that the alphabet robberies are being masterminded by weapons kingpin Maxwell Dent (Jurgen Prochnow), and Dent had sent his fiancee Karla Fry (Brigitte Nielsen) to kill Bogomil because he had been after Dent.
24.
Gung Ho (1986) as Set Decorator
Story of cultural collision at an auto shop.
25.
Mosquito Coast, The (1986) as Set Decorator
Allie Fox and his wife take their family to Central America to build a paradise that doesn't take.
26.
Deadly Messages (1985)
Would-be thriller involving a woman on the run from a vicious killer, her skeptical live-in lover, a spooky motel owner and an antique Ouija board conveying messages from the spirit world. Brad Fiedel's eerie music is as much a star of this one as any of the actors literally running around for about
27.
Witness (1985) as Set Decorator
A young Amish boy, visiting Philadelphia with his widowed mother, witnesses a murder. When the detective on the case discovers a police cover up, he realizes his, the boy's and the mother's lives are in jeopardy. He hides out in Amish country, living amongst the community and having to abide by their peaceful customs. Things get more complicated when he falls in love with the young widow. But, soon the idyllic life is shattered when the villains discover his whereabouts.
28.
Other Lover, The (1985)
A happily married marketing director for a book publisher falls in love with one of the firm's authors.
29.
I DREAM OF JEANNIE: 15YRS LATER (1985)
In this television movie, Barbara Eden reprises her role of the magical, enchanting genie of "I Dream of Jeannie" who today, 15 years later, is trying to assert her independence and at the same time save her mortal marriage.
30.
The Karate Kid (1984) as Set Decorator
A boy learns karate from a retired master to deal with school bullies.
31.
Uncommon Valor (1983) as Set Decorator
A man's son has been missing in Vietnam for ten years. No longer able to live the nightmare of not knowing whether his son is dead or alive, he decides to take matters into his own hands. Utilizing the strength of his own convictions, he enlists the help of a number of men to rescue his son and all the MIAs.
32.
Who Will Love My Children? (1983)
In her dramatic television debut, Ann-Margret is the true-life Lucile Fray, an Iowa farm woman with ten children who, discovering she has terminal cancer and feeling her alcoholic husband (Frederic Forrest) is unable to care for the kids, sets out to find new homes for each of them. Ann-Margret's Em
33.
Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer: Murder Me, Murder You (1983)
Stacy Keach's portrayal of hard-hitting Mike Hammer as an '80s private eye (a Vietnam veteran) whose search for a daughter he never knew he had and the killer of her mother, the long-lost, only love of his life, sold this pilot as a series beginning in early 1984. Tanya Roberts, who played sexy Veld
34.
Some Kind Of Hero (1982) as Set Decorator
A Vietnam veteran who has spent six years in a prison camp comes home to a hero's welcome in Los Angeles that becomes overshadowed with finding out his family has gone to pot as well as any money he had saved.
35.
Wild Women Of Chastity Gulch, The (1982)
A comedy western that teams up a Missouri mining town's barroom belles and their self-righteous sisters to fight off a ragtag band of renegade soldiers after their own men have marched off to war. Representing the shady ladies are Joan Collins as the town madame, Phyllis Davis and Morgan Brittany. T
36.
Paternity (1981) as Set Decorator
A single man searches for a woman who will bear his baby with no strings attached. Trouble comes when that sense of Paternity gets in the way, not to mention a little love.
37.
Attack of the Phantoms (1980) as Set Decorator
When an eccentric owner of an amusement park tries to clone the rock group KISS to help him with an evil scheme, the real band shows up to foil his plot.
38.
Topper (1979)
This updating of the screwball classic about two brand new angels, a carefree rich couple on earth who have a devil of a time getting into heaven stars Kate Jackson and her then-husband Andrew Stevens (who also were the film's executive producers) in the roles played in the 1937 original by Constanc
39.
Aunt Mary (1979)
The true-life drama about a handicapped Baltimore woman living on welfare who organized a sandlot baseball team and ended up coaching more than 50,000 boys and girls over nearly 40 years.
40.
Billion Dollar Threat, The (1979)
A James Bondish superspy is assigned to thwart the devious plans of a master agent who is threatening to destroy the planet unless he is paid one billion dollars within forty-eight hours. This lighthearted thriller was the pilot for a proposed series.
41.
KISS Meets the Phantom of the Park (1978)
The bizarrely costumed rock group KISS made its acting debut, with the four thwarting a mad scientist attempting to destroy their careers by making robot KISS replicas and turning them loose to create havoc in an amusement park.
42.
Amazing Captain Nemo, The (1978) as Set Decorator
Navy scientists find the legendary Captain Nemo living in suspended animation in his Nautilus on the bottom of the sea. He is revived and soon becomes involved in a war started by the King of Atlantis.
43.
Alex And The Gypsy (1976) as Set Decorator
An aging bail bondsman arranges the release of a gypsy woman accused of attempted murder and ends up falling for her.

Art Department (TV Mini-Series)

44.
Sybil (1976)
When Sybil, a shy elementary school teacher, suffers a nervous breakdown, psychologist Dr. Wilbur Sybil instantly knows that it is connected to a deeper issue. Over the course of Sybil's therapy, details of an abusive childhood unfold as a great number of distinct personalities, all residing within

Art Department (TV Mini-Series)

45.
Wild Times (1980) as Set Decorator

Misc. Crew (TV Mini-Series)

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