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Cast (feature film)

1.
Gone in Sixty Seconds (2000) as Grab Officer No 2
Randall "Memphis" Raines long ago abandoned his life of crime, but after an ominous visit from an old friend, he finds he has no choice but to return to what he does best--stealing cars--in order to save his brother''s life. It all comes down to one night, 50 cars and a mafia contract. A true automobile afficionado, Memphis has a burning passion for cars. He knows and loves every nut and bolt, every gleaming piece of chrome. Memphis is a car thief of legendary proportions. No fancy lock or alarm can stop him; your car will be there and gone in 60 seconds. Though he''s always eluded the law while boosting every make and model imaginable, will his rusty skills be enough to rescue his brother from a particularly dangerous high stakes caper?
2.
General's Daughter, The (1999) as Bomb Van Soldier
When warrant officer Paul Brenner, a top investigator from the Army's Criminal Investigation Division, is assigned to look into the murder of Capt. Elisabeth Campbell, he inadvertently uncovers a scandal of immense proportions. Armed with the power to arrest any military person, whatever the rank, anywhere in the world, Brenner is determined to solve the crime, no matter where his pursuit leads, even if the clues point to his hero, Gen. "Fighting Joe" Campbell.
3.
How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998) as Man In Commercial
Stella, a divorced Black woman in her 40s takes some time off work and travels to Jamaica while her son spends time with his father. While she is successful in her high-powered job, her love life is non-existant and her friend Delilah persuades her to take a rare vacation in order to relax. There she meets and falls in love with Winston, who is half her age. When Winston takes a time-consuming job, Stella returns home, only to discover she has lost her job. She returns to Jamaica, finding that Winston is in fact much richer than he has let on, but is then called to New York, where Delilah is ill. Winston follows her to New York and the two try to decide if their relationship can work.
4.
Evening Star, The (1996) as Minister B Ramsey
After her daughter Emma's death, Aurora Greenway raised her grandchildren in her devoted, but overbearing way. The results are mixed and she knows it. Still plugging away at thankless parenting, she battles with 18-year-old Melanie and prods the older brothers Tommy and Teddy, but they all regard he
5.
Convicted (1986)
Douglas Forbes, a Tennessee mail carrier, is arrested and charged with the rape of three women. After his conviction, Forbes' wife, who refuses to believe her husband's guilt, fights to free him until someone else confesses to the rapes. But Forbes wants to be declared innocent rather than receive a
6.
Fever Pitch (1985) as Towel Boy
A compulsive gambler gets in deep with loan sharks.
7.
Trouble In Mind (1985) as Steve Zarque
The lives of an ex-con, a coffee-shop owner, and a young couple looking to make it rich intersect in the fictional and hypnotic Rain City, when the boyfriend in the couple starts working for the city's notorious crime syndicate.

Producer (feature film)

8.
K-19: The Widowmaker (2002) as Associate Producer
Inspired by a true story, a tale which follows Captain Alexi Vostrikov who, at the height of the Cold War, is ordered to take over command of the nuclear missile submarine K-19, pride of the Soviet Navy. His assignment: Prepare the K-19 for sea and take her out on patrol--no matter what the cost. Bu
9.
Opposite of Sex, The (1998) as Executive Producer
Story of a highly-sexual teenage girl and her non-traditional family which takes a turn when she travels to South Bend, Indiana to live with her gay half-brother and his lover. She then proceeds to ruin her half-brother's life when she gets pregnant by his lover and then steals him away.

Assistant Direction (feature film)

10.
Seventh Son (2015)
In a time of enchantments when legends and magic collide, the sole remaining warrior of a mystical order travels to find a prophesized hero born with incredible powers, the last Seventh Son. Torn from his quiet life as a farmhand, the unlikely young hero embarks on a daring adventure with his battle
11.
Perfect Guy, The (2015)
A woman meets an IT expert who seems to be the perfect guy. But after a sex charged courtship she sees a violent side of him and dissolves the relationship. In jealous rage and fueled by insane revenge he violates her privacy.
12.
Beware the Night (2014)
While struggling with his own personal issues, New York police officer Ralph Sarchie begins investigating a series of disturbing and inexplicable crimes. He joins forces with an unconventional priest who is schooled in the rituals of exorcism to combat the frightening and demonic possessions that ar
14.
6 Souls (2013)
After the death of her husband, Dr. Cara Harding's faith in God has been shaken, but not her belief in science. In an attempt to open her up to accepting unexplainable psychiatric theories, her father introduces her to Adam, a patient with multiple personalities who takes on some of the physical cha
15.
Homefront (2013)
16.
Think Like a Man (2012)
Based on Steve Harvey's best-selling book, Think Like a Man follows four interconnected and diverse men whose love lives are shaken up after the ladies they are pursuing buy Harvey's book and start taking his advice to heart. When the band of brothers realize they have been betrayed by one of their own, they conspire using the book's insider information to turn the tables and teach the women a lesson of their own.
17.
Priest (2011)
A post-apocalyptic sci-fi thriller set in an alternate world -- one ravaged by centuries of war between man and vampires. The story revolves around a legendary Warrior Priest from the last Vampire War who now lives in obscurity among the other downtrodden human inhabitants in walled-in dystopian ci
18.
Drive Angry (2011)
Milton, a hardened felon, has broken out of Hell for one last chance at redemption. Intent on stopping a vicious cult responsible for murdering his daughter, he has three days to stop them before they sacrifice her baby. He's joined by Piper - a young, sexy waitress who liberates her ex-boyfriend's
19.
Fright Night (2011)
Charley is a high school senior who's on top of the world-he's running with the popular crowd and dating Amy, the most coveted girl in school. In fact, he's so cool, he's even dissing his best friend, Ed. But trouble arrives when Jerry moves in next door. He seems like a nice guy--at first. But the
20.
Takers (2010)
After pulling off a spectacular series of brilliantly planned bank robberies, a notorious team of professional criminals attempts one last heist. All that stands in their way is a cop hell-bent on doing whatever it takes to bring them down.
21.
Get Smart (2008)
Maxwell Smart is on a mission to thwart the latest plot for world domination by the evil crime syndicate known as KAOS. When the headquarters of U.S. spy agency Control is attacked and the identities of its agents compromised, the Chief has no choice but to promote his ever-eager analyst Maxwell Smart, who has always dreamt of working in the field alongside stalwart superstar Agent 23. Smart is partnered instead with the lovely-but-lethal veteran Agent 99. Given little field experience and even less time, Smart--armed with nothing but a few spy-tech gadgets and his unbridled enthusiasm--must thwart the doomsday plans of KAOS head Siegfried.
22.
Idlewild (2006)
In the 1930s American South, there was one spot that served as a haven. All were welcome to come and find the Lord as they walked into church on Sunday mornings. When the good and righteous built these houses of worship, however, they did ask guests to leave a few things at the door, namely: cussing
23.
WHEN A STRANGER CALLS (2006)
In a remote hilltop house, high school student Jill Johnson settles in for a routine night of babysitting. With the children sound asleep and a beautiful home to explore, she locks the door and sets the alarm. But when a series of eerie phone calls from a stranger insists that she "check the childre
24.
Torque (2004) as First Assistant Director
Biker Cary Ford has returned to his hometown to reunite with his girlfriend Shane and take care of a little unfinished business. When he skipped town months ago, Ford was in possession of several motorcycles belonging to Henry, a ruthless drug dealer and leader of the Hellions biker gang. Now Henry''s putting the squeeze on Ford in an attempt to retrieve the bikes, which have something a little more valuable than gas in their tanks. When Ford is less than willing to cooperate, Henry frames him for the murder of Junior, younger brother of Trey, the fearsome leader of the Reapers motorcycle gang. With the help of his loyal buddies Dalton and Val, Ford must outrun an FBI agent who''s hot on his trail while eluding both the misinformed Trey, hell-bent on revenge, and the callous Henry, who''s dead-set on getting back what is rightfully his. Racing across the desert in a perilous attempt to prove his innocence and convince Shane that he''s worth a second chance, Ford must outrace his enemies if he wants to clear his name and live to ride another day.
25.
Catwoman (2004) as First Assistant Director
Patience Philips is a woman who can't seem to stop apologizing for her own existence. She works as a graphic designer for Hedare Beauty, a mammoth cosmetics company on the verge of releasing a revolutionary anti-aging product. When Patience inadvertently happens upon a dark secret her employer is hi
26.
K-19: The Widowmaker (2002) as 1st Assistant Director
Inspired by a true story, a tale which follows Captain Alexi Vostrikov who, at the height of the Cold War, is ordered to take over command of the nuclear missile submarine K-19, pride of the Soviet Navy. His assignment: Prepare the K-19 for sea and take her out on patrol--no matter what the cost. Bu
27.
Pay it Forward (2000) as 1st Assistant Director
Everything in social studies teacher Eugene Simonet's life is in order--every shirt, every pencil, every person in its proper place. To keep the surface placid means never having to go deeper. And no one and nothing in his life has ever asked him to. Arlene McKinney is a single mother hanging on by
28.
Gone in Sixty Seconds (2000) as 1st Assistant Director
Randall "Memphis" Raines long ago abandoned his life of crime, but after an ominous visit from an old friend, he finds he has no choice but to return to what he does best--stealing cars--in order to save his brother''s life. It all comes down to one night, 50 cars and a mafia contract. A true automobile afficionado, Memphis has a burning passion for cars. He knows and loves every nut and bolt, every gleaming piece of chrome. Memphis is a car thief of legendary proportions. No fancy lock or alarm can stop him; your car will be there and gone in 60 seconds. Though he''s always eluded the law while boosting every make and model imaginable, will his rusty skills be enough to rescue his brother from a particularly dangerous high stakes caper?
29.
General's Daughter, The (1999) as 1st Assistant Director
When warrant officer Paul Brenner, a top investigator from the Army's Criminal Investigation Division, is assigned to look into the murder of Capt. Elisabeth Campbell, he inadvertently uncovers a scandal of immense proportions. Armed with the power to arrest any military person, whatever the rank, anywhere in the world, Brenner is determined to solve the crime, no matter where his pursuit leads, even if the clues point to his hero, Gen. "Fighting Joe" Campbell.
30.
Opposite of Sex, The (1998) as 1st Assistant Director
Story of a highly-sexual teenage girl and her non-traditional family which takes a turn when she travels to South Bend, Indiana to live with her gay half-brother and his lover. She then proceeds to ruin her half-brother's life when she gets pregnant by his lover and then steals him away.
31.
How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998) as 1st Assistant Director
Stella, a divorced Black woman in her 40s takes some time off work and travels to Jamaica while her son spends time with his father. While she is successful in her high-powered job, her love life is non-existant and her friend Delilah persuades her to take a rare vacation in order to relax. There she meets and falls in love with Winston, who is half her age. When Winston takes a time-consuming job, Stella returns home, only to discover she has lost her job. She returns to Jamaica, finding that Winston is in fact much richer than he has let on, but is then called to New York, where Delilah is ill. Winston follows her to New York and the two try to decide if their relationship can work.
32.
Smile Like Yours, A (1997) as 1st Assistant Director
Jennifer wants to have a child but her husband Danny is slightly reluctant. After he commits to the idea, he discovers he has a little deficiency known as "lazy swimmer" which makes it impossible for Jennifer to get pregnant. Danny and Jennifer get plenty of advice from their friends. Jay, who has f
33.
Devil's Advocate, The (1997) as 1st Assistant Director (Los Angeles Unit)
Kevin Lomax, a top-notch Florida lawyer who specializes in jury selection, is summoned to New York City by the enigmatic owner of a huge law firm. After accepting a position at Milton, Chadwick, Waters, Kevin and his wife Mary Ann head for the Big Apple and a luxurious lifestyle. Lomax soon meets John Milton, the founding partner of the firm with worldwide financial and political interests. Winning soon becomes an obsession for Kevin. However, Mary Ann begins telling him that the other partners'' wives are not what they appear, that she''s having frightening experiences she cannot explain. When Eddie Barzoon, the firm''s managing partner, dies a sudden, horrible death, Mary Ann''s terrified perceptions pull her away from sanity. And through it all, John Milton keeps reminding his protege that life is rich with possibilities for those who are unafraid to sample them. But Lomax is stepping into Hell. And standing at the gates to welcome him is John Milton.
34.
Evening Star, The (1996) as 1st Assistant Director
After her daughter Emma's death, Aurora Greenway raised her grandchildren in her devoted, but overbearing way. The results are mixed and she knows it. Still plugging away at thankless parenting, she battles with 18-year-old Melanie and prods the older brothers Tommy and Teddy, but they all regard he
35.
Strange Days (1995) as 1st Assistant Director
Lenny Nero sells dreams and hustles nightmares, dealing in real-life experiences through a new technology that makes every sensation immediate. But on the eve of the new millennium, Lenny and his street-savvy friend and conscience, Mace, are suddenly caught in a deadly fantasy of conspiracy, murder
36.
Virtuosity (1995) as 1st Assistant Director
Los Angeles, 1999. The government's Law Enforcement Technology Advancement Center has developed a prototype for the ultimate police training device. A virtual reality simulator utilizes the latest artificial intelligence technology to test users' skills as they pursue the computer-generated criminal
37.
Amelia Earhart: The Final Flight (1994)
Pioneer aviator Amelia Earhart makes her 1937 fatal last flight.
38.
When a Man Loves a Woman (1994) as 1st Assistant Director
Film focuses on a year in a married couple''s life; including some of the problems they face, including the wife''s alcoholism and experiences in rehab.
39.
Mother's Boys (1993) as 1st Assistant Director
After abandoning her family several years earlier, an emotionally disturbed woman returns, only to discover that someone else has taken her place.
40.
Cliffhanger (1993) as 1st Assistant Director (2nd Unit)
Gabe Walker is the leader of a mountain rescue team who loses his nerve after witnessing an amateur climber fall to her death. When a group of ingenious fugitives survive a plane crash, and take his ex-girlfriend and his former climbing partner hostage, Walker must overcome his fears and climb the mountain to take on the well-armed gang.
41.
School Ties (1992) as 1st Assistant Director
Set in the 1950s, the story of a young man who enters a prestigious prep school on an athletic scholarship and doesn't quite fit in with the upscale, anti-semitic crowd.
42.
Flight of the Intruder (1991) as 1st Assistant Director
Story set in 1972 in the South China Sea, about the missions of the Intruder, an A-6 low altitude bomber designed for flying in all weather conditions and at night, with no defensive weapons.
43.
Dead Again (1991) as 1st Assistant Director
LA private eye Mike Church thinks he has seen it all until he takes on the case of Grace, a mystery woman suffering from amnesia and flashbacks to a murder than happened in the 40s. Church brings in a hypnotist and finds himself immersed in two cases separated by decades that may have a supernatural
44.
Thelma & Louise (1991) as 1st Assistant Director
Fighting back against a rapist turns two women on vacation into desperate fugitives.
45.
Hunt for Red October, The (1990) as 2nd Assistant Director
A Russian commander decides to defect, taking Russia's newest nuclear sub with him. CIA agent Jack Ryan must track him down.
46.
Your Mother Wears Combat Boots (1989)
A television movie comedy about the military mishaps of an overprotective mother who follows her teenage son into airborne training with the Army. Brenda Andersen, a widow who lost her husband, a paratrooper, in Vietnam, wants to steer her only son Jimmy out of Army airborne training and into colleg
47.
Everybody's All-American (1988) as 2nd Assistant Director
Twenty five years in the life of a great football player.
48.
Elvira: Mistress Of The Dark (1988) as Assistant Director (Game Show/Las Vegas)
Elvira the vampiress travels to a New England town to take over a mansion she has inherited.
49.
Vice Versa (1988) as 2nd Assistant Director
Comedy about a Buddhist skull that has the power to switch the personalities between a father and son.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

50.
Trouble In Mind (1985) as Production Assistant
The lives of an ex-con, a coffee-shop owner, and a young couple looking to make it rich intersect in the fictional and hypnotic Rain City, when the boyfriend in the couple starts working for the city's notorious crime syndicate.
51.
Hammett (1982) as Production Assistant
During his days as a detective, writer Dashiell Hammett tries to find a missing Chinese girl in San Francisco.

Film Production - Unit (feature film)

52.
Kundun (1997) as Unit Production Manager & 1st Assistant Director (2nd Unit) (Idaho)
The Dalai Lama fights Chinese oppression while trying to lead his flock.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

53.
Cruel Doubt (1992)
A two-part miniseries based on Joe McGinniss's nonfiction book. A family is torn apart when a woman discovers that her husband's murderer is a member of her own family.

Assistant Direction (TV Mini-Series)

54.
44 Minutes: The North Hollywood Shootout (2003) as 1st Assistant Director
55.
Cruel Doubt (1992)
A two-part miniseries based on Joe McGinniss's nonfiction book. A family is torn apart when a woman discovers that her husband's murderer is a member of her own family.

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