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Art Director (feature film)

Awakening, The (1980) as Art Direction
An archeologist discovers his daughter is possessed by the spirit of an Egyptian queen.
Stick Up, The (1978) as Art Direction
Carry on Behind (1975) as Art Direction
Professor's Vrooshka and Crump decide to visit an archaeological site to study the artefacts there. Low and behold, it's right next to a caravan site where all manner of people are staying. With a randy Major(Connors) owning the site, a snobbish mother (Sims), and the two professors (Sommer and Williams) constant innuendos, the film ends with a sinking caravan site and a striptease performance as a replacement for the cabaret night.
Satanic Rites of Dracula, The (1973) as Art Direction
When vampires infest London, a property speculator turns out to be Dracula himself. The count plans to annihilate human life through a new strain of bubonic plague. Van Helsing, a professor who has gained his doctorate by studying evil, discovers the plot and along with a group from Scotland Yard attempts to put an end to it.
Doctor in Trouble (1970) as Art Direction
Dr.Burke is in love with Ophelia but doesn't have time to propose to her as she leaves for a cruise to the Mediterranean. Also on board the cruise ship is an old school chum of Burke's who plays 'Dr.Dare' in a very popular TV series and who women flock to. Burke (Phillips) decides to join the cruise, but is first apprehended as a stowaway, and then becomes the captain's steward. For Burke, trying to talk to Ophelia is a hard enough task, but he meets some funny characters on board, such as a pools winner and a very stubborn captain.
Carry on Loving (1970) as Art Direction
The Wedded Bliss computer dating agency aims to bring together the lonely hearts of Much-Snoggin-in-the-Green. Its owner, Sidney Bliss, has enough complications in his own love life, but still produces a pamphlet called "The Wit to Woo". The strange collection of hopefuls lead to some outlandish matches, and jealousies are bound to lead to trouble.
Carry on Camping (1969) as Art Direction
Two men''''s plans to take their sweethearts on a romantic camping trip are thwarted by schoolgirls on holiday and a hippie group.
Anne of the Thousand Days (1969) as Art Director
Anne Boleyn fights to keep Henry VIII''s love and her head in the midst of palace intrigue.
The Vengeance of She (1968) as Production Design
The queen of a lost city possesses the body of a young innocent destined to take her place.
Casino Royale (1967) as Art Director
A retired James Bond goes back into action to infiltrate a nest of enemy spies.
Blues for Lovers (1966) as Art Director
The Bedford Incident (1965) as Assoc art dir
An American destroyer, with a journalist on board, pursues a Russian submarine during the Cold War.
Bomb in the High Street (1964) as Art Director
Night Must Fall (1964) as Art Director
A psychopath worms his way into an elderly woman''s household.
East of Sudan (1964) as Art Director
Anthony Quayle, Sylvia Sims, Derek Fowlds, Jenny Agutter, Johnny Sekka, Desmond Davies. When a British outpost in Sudan is attacked by Moslems, a small group of survivors escape into the wilderness only to encounter wild animals and hostile terrain.
Play It Cool (1963) as Art Director
Nurse on Wheels (1963) as Art Director
Quietly competent young Joanna moves with her scatterbrain mother to a country village to take up her first job as District Nurse. She soon overcomes the suspicion of her patients used to someone rather older, while becoming romantically involved with a local farmer - at least until he tries to evict a newly-arrived expectant couple who park their caravan on his land.
Carry On Regardless (1963) as Art Director
An employment agency places its bumbling workers in a series of unorthodox positions.
Carry On Teacher (1962) as Art dir (see note)
Student try to sabotage a popular headmaster's plans to leave for another job.
Sons and Lovers (1960) as Asst art dir
The son of a working-class British mining family has dreams of pursuing an art career, but when he strikes up an affair with an older woman from the town it enrages his jealous mother.

Art Department (feature film)

Monster Club, The (1981) as Set Decorator
Hammer Studios house director Roy Ward Baker ("Five Million Years to Earth," "The Vault of Horror") lured scare maestros Vincent Price and John Carridine out of retirement for this hit-and-miss anthology of three horror stories, all linked together by the goings-on at the Monster Club, a discoteque for vampiric types. Price plays the dance club''s head vampire, and Carradine is curious horror author Ronald Chetwynd-Hayes.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

Night Ambush (1958)
Two British soldiers are assigned to kidnap a key Nazi commander.
Night Ambush (1958)
Two British soldiers are assigned to kidnap a key Nazi commander.

Art Director (TV Mini-Series)

James A. Michener's "Space" (1985)
James A. Michener's epic best-selling fictional account of America's space program, spanning the years from the end of World War II to the exploration of the moon in the early 1970s and a fictional expedition to the "dark" side, was the basis of this well-received 13-hour miniseries with a stellar c

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