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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Indiscretion (1921) as Director
2.
The Eternal Mother (1920) as Director

Cast (feature film)

3.
Word of Honor (2003) as Lewis Kaplan
Ben Tyson, a well-loved corporate executive and former army lieutenant in Vietnam, finds his current life as a family man, his career, and his reputation, jeopardized when a crime committed by three of his men during the war catches up with his present. Now he must defend his honor and find the one
4.
Hitman, The (1991)
A cop turned drug enforcement agent goes undercover to bring down an organized crime gang.
5.
Matinee (1989) as Heath
After a teenage boy is murdered during a horror movie festival, in the same fashion as the character in the film, the local citizens of the small Canadian town fear the same thing will happen as they prepare to hold another horror festival.
6.
Sworn to Silence (1987) as Peter Massio
Two lawyers whose legal and personal morality is pitted against a community demands vengeance in a sensational murder trial.
7.
Deadly Deception (1987) as Lawyer
A widowed father launches a desperate search for his infant son, despite the misgivings of family, friends and police who believe the child is dead. Jack Shoat is concerned about his wife's bouts with depression after having given birth to their son. When she is found dead, along with an apparant su
8.
Dead Zone, The (1983) as Ambulance Driver
A man awakens from a coma with the ability to see other people's futures.
9.
American Hot Wax (1978)
It is the early 1950s, and disc jockey Alan Freed is promoting a new style of music called rock and roll. Freed is attempting to stage the very first live rock show at Brooklyn's Paramount Theatre, but in order to do so he has to the outrage and angry protests of parents, political conservatives, and the local police.
10.
The Asphalt Jungle (1950) as Timmons
A gang of small time crooks plots an elaborate jewel heist.
11.
Samson and Delilah (1950) as Garmiskar
Epic re-telling of the story of the Biblical strongman laid low by love.
12.
Beware (1946) as Piano
Ware College is a small Black college in Ware, Ohio. Once prominent, it is now low in attendance, low in enrollment and low on money; and at a meeting with instructors Drury and Annabelle Brown, Dean Hargreaves reveals that CEO Benjamin Ware III, grandson of the college's founder, claims the estate of his late grandfather is now also destitute, which they believe is untrue and a result of Annabelle's having spurned his affections. They decide to appeal to their famous alumni for financial help thru a reunion, and invitations are sent. Many could help; but surely not Lucius Jordan, a timid lad who loved Annabelle too but dropped out under pressure from Ware. What they don't know is, he's now Louis Jordan, king of swing and leader of the Tympani Band. By accident, Jordan and his band's train is sidelined in Ware for repairs and when he learns of the college's plight, he agrees to pitch in. Though the stuffy faculty are unaware of his reputation, the kids are, and class attendance soars with Jordan's presence in the classroom. Flames of romance with Annabelle are rekindled. But things start looking bleak: other alumni are all declining to help, and Ware has found out about the fundraising scheme and orders the Dean to resign immediately... The plot serves as a structure for about a dozen swing numbers by Jordan's group, with dancing by the Aristo-Genes Girls' Club.
13.
Reap the Wild Wind (1942) as The Lamb
Two sailors vie for the affections of a southern temptress while fighting off pirates.

Editing (feature film)

14.
Shut Up & Sing (2006)
On stage at a 2003 London concert, Natalie Maines, lead singer of Texan trio the Dixie Chicks, spoke these 15 words to a small audience at the start of their sold-out international tour: "Just so you know, we're ashamed the president of the United States is from Texas." The comment was delivered on

Music (feature film)

15.
Roadracers (1994)
An ambitious rock and roller finds himself in a vicious cat-and-mouse game with a big-shot gang leader and a sadistic small town police officer.
16.
To the Count of Basie (1979) as Song ("April In Paris")
17.
Beware (1946) as Composer
Ware College is a small Black college in Ware, Ohio. Once prominent, it is now low in attendance, low in enrollment and low on money; and at a meeting with instructors Drury and Annabelle Brown, Dean Hargreaves reveals that CEO Benjamin Ware III, grandson of the college's founder, claims the estate of his late grandfather is now also destitute, which they believe is untrue and a result of Annabelle's having spurned his affections. They decide to appeal to their famous alumni for financial help thru a reunion, and invitations are sent. Many could help; but surely not Lucius Jordan, a timid lad who loved Annabelle too but dropped out under pressure from Ware. What they don't know is, he's now Louis Jordan, king of swing and leader of the Tympani Band. By accident, Jordan and his band's train is sidelined in Ware for repairs and when he learns of the college's plight, he agrees to pitch in. Though the stuffy faculty are unaware of his reputation, the kids are, and class attendance soars with Jordan's presence in the classroom. Flames of romance with Annabelle are rekindled. But things start looking bleak: other alumni are all declining to help, and Ware has found out about the fundraising scheme and orders the Dean to resign immediately... The plot serves as a structure for about a dozen swing numbers by Jordan's group, with dancing by the Aristo-Genes Girls' Club.
18.
Swing Parade of 1946 (1946) as Composer
Carol Lawrence (Gale Storm), an aspiring singer, goes to a new night club owned by Danny Warren (Phil Regan), whose father Daniel Warren (Russell Hicks) doesn't approve of the club and wants Danny to join him in the family business. Carol is suspected of being a process server and is thrown out of the club. An extremely long arm of coincidence leads her to the elder Warren's office and he hires her as a process server. She returns but gets a singing job this time so foregoes serving the cease-and-desist notice. The Three Stooges are on hand as waiters and Connee Boswell, Louis Jordan, Will Osborne and Mary Treen provide the music and songs in addition to Gale Storn on "Oh, Buddy" and "On the Sunny Side of the Street."

Art Department (feature film)

19.
Virus (1999) as Set Designer
Seeking refuge from a typhoon, the crew of an American tugboat boards a top secret Russian research vessel and finds it infected by an alien life form which regards humans as a virus which must be destroyed at any cost.

Cast (special)

20.
Special Day (2001)
The story of a family caught up in the burgeoning civil rights movement in the early 1960s. Conflict arises when a wife discovers that her husband has not gone to work, but, instead, has gone with friends to the local Woolworth to protest the segregated lunch counters. Torn between commitments to hi

Editing (special)

21.
Gary Condit: Shroud of Suspicion (2002) as Editor
Profile of California Congressman Gary Condit, who was put in the national spotlight in the spring of 2001, when his 24-year-old intern, Chandra Levy, disappeared. Condit, a married man, initially denied he and Levy had a personal relationship, but later admitted to the affair, fueling suspicion tha
22.
Osama Bin Laden on Trial (2001) as Editor
An in-depth look at how Osama bin Laden might be prosecuted -- and defended -- in an American courtroom.
23.
John Stossel Goes to Washington (2001) as Editor
John Stossel does a "consumer report" on government, exposing programs that squander money and rules that make no sense. Stossel also looks at a typical St. Louis family and their tax burden and talks to tax experts. Stossel drops in on D.C. committee hearings and the General Accounting Office and l

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