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Birth Place: Profession: Production Designer ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Art Director (feature film)

1.
Red Heat (1988) as Art Direction
A tough, disciplined Russian policeman teams up with an unpredictable, wise-cracking Chicago detective to track down the most wanted Russian criminal.
2.
Burglar (1987) as Art Direction
Bernice "Bernie" Rhodenbarr is a former cat burglar who now runs a used bookstore, but one of the crimes of her past has come back to haunt her. When a dead body is found in a house that she robbed, she is suspected of murder and has to go back to using her burglary skills in order to clear her name.
3.
Tough Guys (1986) as Art Direction Assistant
Archie Long and Harry Doyle are a pair of old-time criminals, jailed for 30 years after committing the last train robbery in the US. Upon their release, Harry, the older of the two, must go to a nursing home, while Archie is offered a chance at menial employment. Neither will be allowed to contact the other for three years, a jarring proposition that doesn't sit well with either man. Meanwhile, Deke Yablonski, the lawman who arrested them, keeps an eye on Harry and Archie, convinced that they will return to a life of crime.

Art Department (feature film)

4.
Down and Out in Beverly Hills (1986) as Key Set Designer
Jerry is a homeless man who decides to commit suicide by drowning himself in the Whiteman's Beverly Hills swimming pool. After Mr. Whiteman rescues him, Jerry's presence has an impact on the dysfunctional family's lifestyle.

Production Designer (feature film)

5.
Saving Mr. Banks (2013)
Walt Disney's long journey in the acquisition of the rights to "Mary Poppins."
6.
Campaign, The (2012)
When congressman Cam Brady commits a major, public faux pas before an election, two wealthy CEOs see an opportunity to gain influence over their North Carolina district by putting up their own candidate for the job. Their man is Marty Huggins, the naïve director of the local tourism center. At first, Marty is an improbable candidate, but with the help of his backers, a ruthless campaign manager and his family's political connections, he soon becomes a real threat to Cam's reelection.
7.
Game Change (2012)
A behind-the-scenes look at John McCain's 2008 presidential campaign, from the decision to select Alaska Governor Sarah Palin as McCain's running mate to the ticket's ultimate defeat in the general election just sixty days later.
8.
Dolphin Tale (2011)
A dolphin is caught in a crab trap, severely damaging her tail and making her survival unlikely. But a compassionate young boy, a marine biologist, and a brilliant prosthetics doctor rescue and rehabilitate her.
9.
Dinner for Schmucks (2010)
When he finds out that his work superiors host a dinner celebrating the idiocy of their guests, a rising executive questions it when he's invited, just as he befriends a man who would be the perfect guest.
10.
Blind Side, The (2009)
The true story of Michael Oher, a homeless African-American youngster from a broken home, taken in by the Tuohys, a well-to-do white family who help him fulfill his potential. At the same time, Oher's presence in the Tuohys' lives leads them to some insightful self-discoveries of their own. Living in his new environment, the teen faces a completely different set of challenges to overcome. As a football player and student, Oher works hard and, with the help of his coaches and adopted family, becomes an All-American offensive left tackle.
11.
Frost/Nixon (2008)
For three years after being forced from office, Richard Nixon remained silent. But in the summer of 1977, the steely, cunning former commander-in-chief agreed to sit for one all-inclusive interview to confront the questions of his time in office and the Watergate scandal that ended his presidency. N
12.
Wild Hogs (2007)
A comedy-adventure about a group of suburban, middle-aged friends who decide hit the road with a freewheeling motorcycle trip. When this mis-matched, couch-potato foursome set out for a once-in-a-lifetime experience, they encounter an unexpected world.
13.
Be Cool (2005) as Production Designer
Streetwise mobster-turned-movie producer Chili Palmer is back, but this time Chili has abandoned the fickle movie industry and veered into the music business, tangling with Russian mobsters and gangsta rappers and taking a talented, feisty young singer named Linda Moon under his wing. From the recor
14.
Alamo, The (2004) as Production Designer
The roads cross at San Antonio de Bexar at a small, ruined mission called The Alamo--a place where myth meets history and legend meets reality. In the spring of 1836 nearly 200 Texans--men of all races who believed in the future of Texas--held the fort for thirteen days under siege by General Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna, ruler of Mexico and commander of its forces. Led by three men--the young, brash Colonel William Travis; the violent, passionate James Bowie; and the larger-than-life living legend Davy Crockett--the Texans and their deeds at the Alamo would pass into history as General Sam Houston's rallying cry for Texas independence. As well, their actions would become legend for their symbolic significance.
15.
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000) as Production Designer
The infamous Grinch tries to destroy Christmas by dressing as Santa and stealing all the gifts, trees and holiday food in Whoville.
16.
Ed TV (1999) as Production Designer
An avid tv watcher wins a contest and the following months in his life are chronicled by a camera crew, minute by minute. To begin with, video store clerk Ed welcomes the attention, and the show is saving the cable station that gambled on its success. But gradually, as his family and friends become celebrities too, Ed finds a downside to his fame. He becomes estranged from his brother, encounters the father who left his family years before, and rifts emerge between his mother and her husband.
17.
Mighty Joe Young (1998) as Production Designer
To most people, Joe is a myth and a legend; a huge gorilla, a sacred guardian and defender of the natives of a small African village. To his only friend Jill, he is a protector and companion. Together they are the only family each has had since their respective mothers were killed by poachers 20 years ago. Now, when zoologist Gregg O'Hara, who is exploring the remote Pangani Mountains in Central Africa, comes upon the awesome 15-foot gorilla, he and Jill rescue the strong yet innocent creature from human predators by moving him into safety of a California animal conservancy. However, Joe is not safe for long. His notoriety makes him a target for an enemy from his past... a ruthless hunter who eager to steal Joe for his unique value on the endengered species black market. Feeling threatened and confused in his man-made confines, Joe finally escapes. As this powerful force of nature attempts to traverse the metropolis of Los Angeles, he leaves a trail of destruction and chaos in his wake.
18.
Down Periscope (1996) as Production Designer
Nuclear submarine captain wannabe Tom Dodge's dream command turns out to be an underseas nightmare when he's handed the reigns of the U.S.S. Stingray, a decrepit rustbucket of a diesel sub. The just-out-of-mothballs, World War II-vintage tub is only the beginning of Tom's problems as he embarks on a
19.
Ransom (1996) as Production Designer
Tom Mullen is a wealthy corporate executive used to mediating tough business deals, and doing things his own way. Along with his beautiful wife Kate and son Sean, Tom has all the material trappings of success, including a Fifth Avenue penthouse, an enviable position in New York society and high media visibility. But when the thing he cherishes most--his young son--is abducted by desperate criminals and held for ransom, Tom's world of affluence and privilege comes crashing down. And after an FBI rescue operation fails, he engineers a dangerous countermeasure in a last chance effort to bring his boy back to safety. With his son's life hanging precariously in the balance, and his wife terrified by the shocking plan, Tom offers an appalling proposal, the response to which could easily result in the loss of his son forever.
20.
Apollo 13 (1995) as Production Designer
Story of the 1970 Apollo 13 mission, the third manned moon launch. After three days in space, Apollo astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert finally approach their long-cherished destination, when suddenly their spacecraft's power and guidance systems go down--and the supply of oxygen begins to dwindle. The trio now face a grim reality: their crippled capsule, stranded 205,000 miles in space, might never return to earth. With time running out, the crew and thousands of others, including flight director Gene Kranz, brave near-impossible odds in a daring attempt to guide the capsule earthward.
21.
Search For Grace, The (1994)
A woman haunted by disturbing flashbacks discovers through hypnotherapy that she and her boyfriend led parallel lives with a doomed couple from 1927.
22.
It's Nothing Personal (1993)
A disheartened policewoman leaves the force to become a bounty hunter.
23.
Precious Victims (1993)
A young mother is accused of murdering her two daughters after she claims that both of them had been kidnapped on two separate occasions. Based on a true story.
24.
With Hostile Intent (1993)
Based on the true story of two female Long Beach, California police officers who sued their force for sexual harrassment and won a $3.1 million judgment.
25.
Cool World (1992) as Production Designer
A cartoon artist falls into the world of two-dimensional characters that he created.
26.
Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag, The (1992) as Production Designer
Story about a shy, dull librarian who searches for a little excitement by confessing to a murder that her husband/cop is investigating.
27.
Zandalee (1991) as Production Designer
A woman bored with her marriage to an executive, she gets tangled in an affair with her husbands mysterious friend.
28.
He Said, She Said (1991) as Production Designer
Since there are two sides to every story, this movie examines both point of views of two journalists in love
29.
Family For Joe, A (1990)
A television movie pilot for an NBC comedy series. A homeless man poses as the grandfather to four orphaned children to prevent them from being separated. When he starts to take his role as family patriarch very seriously, the children discover that they've gotten much more than they bargained for.
30.
Little White Lies (1989)
A television movie in which a female police officer from Philadelphia, bound for a vacation in Rome, decides to hide her true identity for fear she will never find true love. When she meets a man on the plane, it never occurs to her that he too has something to hide, and their new romance becomes a
31.
Hollywood Vice Squad (1986) as Production Designer
Patrolling Hollywood Boulevard undercover, Detective Ray Chang is propositioned by a prostitute. Back at the station, Captain Mike 'Bulldog' Jensen commanding officer of Hollywood Vice Division, warns a distressed mother against searching the city streets alone for ther runaway daughter. Back on t
32.
Private Resort (1985) as Production Designer
A peer of teenage buddies crash a private resort with the goal of meeting some attractive women.
33.
Prince Jack (1984) as Production Designer

Misc. Crew (feature film)

34.
President's Child, The (1992)
A journalist fears for her illegitimate son's safety when his father decides to run for the presidency of the United States.

Production Designer (special)

35.
San Berdoo (1989) as Production Designer
A private investigator who's trying to raise a 16-year-old girl in an opulent desert resort area of Southern California finds himself emeshed in a murder case involving two beautiful sisters.

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