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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Editing (feature film)

1.
Times Square (1980) as Collaborating Editor
Two runaway teenage girls, from opposite sides of the track, become media stars and develop their own rock band through their connection with a Times Square radio disc jockey.
2.
Apocalypse Now (1979) as Assistant Editor
An Army captain travels to Cambodia during the Vietnam War to terminate a renegade officer.
3.
Carrie (1976)
A young teenage girl wreaks telekinetic vengeance on her high school tormentors and religious-nut mother.

Sound (feature film)

4.
Too Big to Fail (2011)
When the U.S. economy dangles on the precipice of disaster in 2008, Henry Paulson is tasked with holding it all together by gathering the heads of all of the top banks in the country to come up with a solution in this dramatization of a true story.
5.
Too Big to Fail (2011)
When the U.S. economy dangles on the precipice of disaster in 2008, Henry Paulson is tasked with holding it all together by gathering the heads of all of the top banks in the country to come up with a solution in this dramatization of a true story.
6.
Beaver, The (2011)
Walter Black is suffering from depression. Walter soon hits bottom, gets drunk and, upon waking up, is introduced to "the Beaver" - a puppet Walter had found in the trash and put on his hand during his drinking binge - who suddenly speaks to him, in a British accent. With the help of the Beaver (a facet of Walter's personality), Walter gets a new lease on life and returns home with dramatic results.
7.
Somewhere (2010)
An actor's fast-paced lifestyle of women and pills is interrupted when his 11-year-old daughter unexpectedly arrives at his Hollywood hotel. Their time together encourages him to re-question his life in ways he never expected.
8.
Fanboys (2009)
Four extreme "Star Wars" fans and childhood friends drive across America to Skywalker Ranch in order to sneak a peak at the yet unreleased "Episode 1: Phantom Menace" as one last hoorah for their dying friend.
9.
Redbelt (2008)
In the west-side of Los Angeles fight world, a world inhabited by bouncers, cagefighters, cops and special forces types, Mike Terry is a Jiu-Jitsu teacher who has avoided the prize fighting circuit, choosing instead to pursue an honorable life by operating a self-defense studio with a samurai's code. Terry and his wife Sondra struggle to keep the business running to make ends meet. An accident on a dark, rainy night at the Academy between an off duty officer and a distraught lawyer puts in motion a series of events that will change Terry's life dramatically introducing him to a world of promoters and movie star Chet Frank. Faced with this, in order to pay off his debts and regain his honor, Terry must step into the ring for the first time in his life.
10.
Feast of Love (2007)
In a coffee shop in a tight-knit Oregon community a local professor and writer Harry Stevenson witnesses love whipping up mischief among the town's residents. Among young and old, among both parents and lovers, among the sweet and the savage, among humans and even animals, Harry watches in awe as
11.
Marie Antoinette (2006)
Biopic of the beautiful Queen of France who became a symbol for the wanton extravagance of the 18th century monarchy.
12.
Casanova (2005)
For the first time in his life, the legendary Casanova find his match in an alluring Venetian beauty, Francesca, who does the one thing he never thought possible: refuse him. Through a series of clever disguises and scheming ruses, he manages to get ever closer to Francesca. However, he is playing t
13.
Unfinished Life, An (2005)
Still in shock from his only son's death a decade ago, Einar has let his ranch fall into ruin along with his marriage. Now, Einar spends his days caring only for his hired handyman and last trusted friend, Mitch, who was gravely injured in an encounter with a grizzly bear. Einar intends to live out
14.
Casanova (2005)
For the first time in his life, the legendary Casanova find his match in an alluring Venetian beauty, Francesca, who does the one thing he never thought possible: refuse him. Through a series of clever disguises and scheming ruses, he manages to get ever closer to Francesca. However, he is playing t
15.
Unfinished Life, An (2005)
Still in shock from his only son's death a decade ago, Einar has let his ranch fall into ruin along with his marriage. Now, Einar spends his days caring only for his hired handyman and last trusted friend, Mitch, who was gravely injured in an encounter with a grizzly bear. Einar intends to live out
16.
Lost in Translation (2003) as Supv sd ed
Bob Harris and Charlotte are two Americans in Tokyo. Bob is a movie star in town to shoot a whiskey commercial, while Charlotte is a young woman tagging along with her workaholic photographer husband. Unable to sleep, Bob and Charlotte cross paths one night in the luxury hotel bar. This chance meeti
17.
Maid in Manhattan (2002) as Supervising Sound Editor
Marisa Ventura is a hard-working, intelligent and determined single mother who dreams of a better life for herself and her son, Ty. As a housekeeper at Manhattan's first-class Beresford Hotel, Marisa has made a good life for herself and her ten-year-old son, even if they don't have a lot of money.
18.
Adaptation. (2002) as Supv sd ed
Despite the success of his first produced script, "Being John Malkovich," for which he received an Academy Award nomination for best original screenplay, Charlie Kaufman is plagued by insecurities, both in his career and his personal life. When he is hired to adapt "The Orchid Thief," a nonfiction b
19.
CQ (2001) as Supervising Sound Editor
Paris, 1969. The filming of a sci-fi movie set in the year 2000 is in trouble, largely because the director's obsession with one of his actresses has clouded his judgement. As a result, the film has no ending. A young American is brought in to finish the film on schedule, but when he too succumbs to
20.
Shipping News, The (2001) as Sound Design
A man makes a journey to self-discovery when he returns to his ancestral home on the coast of Newfoundland. After the death of his estranged wife, Quoyle's fortunes begin to change when his long lost Aunt Agnis convinces him to head north with his daughter Bunny. He relocates to the small coastal vi
21.
CQ (2001) as Supervising Sound Editor
Paris, 1969. The filming of a sci-fi movie set in the year 2000 is in trouble, largely because the director's obsession with one of his actresses has clouded his judgement. As a result, the film has no ending. A young American is brought in to finish the film on schedule, but when he too succumbs to
22.
Shipping News, The (2001) as Supervising Sound Editor
A man makes a journey to self-discovery when he returns to his ancestral home on the coast of Newfoundland. After the death of his estranged wife, Quoyle's fortunes begin to change when his long lost Aunt Agnis convinces him to head north with his daughter Bunny. He relocates to the small coastal vi
23.
Supernova (2000) as Supervising Sound Editor
A space expediton crew answering a distress call unknowingly bring aboard a weapon designed to destroy Earth.
24.
Sixth Sense, The (1999) as Re-Recording Mixer
8-year-old Cole Sear is haunted by a dark secret: he is visited by ghosts. A reluctant channel, Cole is frightened by visitations from those with unresolved problems who appear from the shadows. Confused by his paranormal powers, Cole is too young to understand his purpose and too afraid to tell anyone aout his anguish, except child psychologist Dr. Malcolm Crowe. As Dr. Crowe tries to uncover the ominous truth about Cole's supernatural abilities, the consequences for client and therapist are a jolt that awakens them both to something harrowing--and unexplainable.
25.
Sixth Sense, The (1999) as Sound Designer & Supervising Sound Editor
8-year-old Cole Sear is haunted by a dark secret: he is visited by ghosts. A reluctant channel, Cole is frightened by visitations from those with unresolved problems who appear from the shadows. Confused by his paranormal powers, Cole is too young to understand his purpose and too afraid to tell anyone aout his anguish, except child psychologist Dr. Malcolm Crowe. As Dr. Crowe tries to uncover the ominous truth about Cole's supernatural abilities, the consequences for client and therapist are a jolt that awakens them both to something harrowing--and unexplainable.
26.
Hurly Burly (1998) as Supervising Sound Editor
A story about hollywood players and nobodies, whose lifes interact with conflict.
27.
John Grisham's The Rainmaker (1997) as Supervising Sound Editor
Matt Damon is a small-time lawyer going up against the big boys in this adaptation of John Grisham's bestselling novel. What Rudy Baylor (Damon) lacks in courtroom experience he possesses in conscience, taking on the case of a leukemia victim suing his insurance company for fraud -- even if it means going head to head with a vicious team of lawyers led by the intimidating Leo Drummond (Jon Voight). Special Collector's Edition includes commentary from director Francis Ford Coppola and co-star Danny DeVito, plus deleted scenes and more.
28.
Michael (1996) as Supervising Sound Editor
When rumor of Michael's existence reaches the National Mirror, washed-up journalist Frank Quinlan smells a page-one scoop. True or not, it's his job to track down this alleged angel, and bring him back to Chicago in time for Christmas. But his fiesty boss won't let him go alone. He sends Quinlan on assignment with angel expert Dorothy Winters and Huey Driscoll, another jaded reporter who would have been canned years ago had he not rescued Sparky, a mongrel that has become famous as the paper's prized mascot. As the trio travels to Iowa, each believes the trip is a colossal hoax until they come face-to-feather with Michael. He smells like cookies, acts like a playboy and tosses off miracles when everyone least expects them. As Quinlan and Dorothy search for the incontrovertible proof they need not to believe in Michael, Michael sets out against all odds to get Dorothy and Quinlan to believe in each other.
29.
Striptease (1996) as Supervising Sound Editor
At the Eager Beaver, a topless bar in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, former FBI clerk Erin Grant dances nightly in order to raise enough money to regain custody of her seven year-old daughter, Angela. David Dilbeck, a kinky Congressman controlled by a gang of murderous sugar cane growers, staggers into the club and can't contain his sexual urges while watching Erin dance. He is recognized by Jerry Killian, a sharp-eyed regular, who, also infatuated with Erin, initiates a blackmail plan against Dilbeck meant to aid Erin in her court case. Killian is soon murdered, and Detective Al Garcia finds the blackmailer's body floating in a lake. The plot spreads from there and begins to include characters from society's fringes; there's Shad, the Eager Beaver's menacing bouncer with some ingenious blackmail schemes of his own. Darrell, Erin's psychopathic ex-husband, a small-time crook who deals in wheelchairs stolen from rest homes and hospitals.
30.
To Wong Foo, Thanks For Everything, Julie Newmar (1995) as Supervising Sound Editor
Noxeema Jackson, Vida Boheme, and Chi Chi Rodriguez are gonna show America a thing or two about being fabulous. Dressed to kill, with their Dynel tresses tossing in the breeze behind them, these three stars of New York's drag-queen beauty pageant circuit have hit the open road in a 1967 Cadillac con
31.
It Could Happen to You (1994) as Supervising Sound Editor
In lieu of a tip, a New York cop offers a recently bankrupt waitress half of his lottery ticket. It turns out to be the winning ticket and, much to the chagrin of his avaricious wife, the good-hearted officer decides to honor his pledge.
32.
What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993) as Supervising Sound Editor
The story of a small town guy trying to care for his mentally challenged brother while falling in love with a girl from the outside.
33.
Sleepless In Seattle (1993) as Supervising Sound Editor
A motherless boy uses a radio talk show to find a new wife for his father.
34.
Honeymoon In Vegas (1992) as Supervising Sound Editor
A man decides to marry a girl in vegas even though he promised his mom he would never marry. He also loses his wife before the ceremony.
35.
The Mambo Kings (1992) as Supervising Sound Editor
Two Cuban brothers fight small-time crooks to make their Latin band a hit.
36.
McBain (1991) as Supervising Sound Editor
An ex-Vietnam platoon gets back together to take on South America's drug lords.
37.
Signs of Life (1989) as Sound Editor
Story follows 24 hours in the lives of a group of people in a small fishing village in Maine.
38.
Innocent Man, An (1989) as Sound Editor
An innocent man is sent to prison unjustly and when he is released years later, he sets about a daring scheme to clear his name.
39.
New York Stories (1989) as Sound Editor ("Life Without Zoe")
Three stories about life in New York City. Woody Allen's segment revolves around a lawyer having problems with his mother. Martin Scorsese's segment, based on Dostoyevsky's "The Gambler", centers on an artist's romance. Francis Coppola's segment is about a privileged daughter of separated parents who lives in New York's Sherry Netherlands Hotel.
40.
Sticky Fingers (1988) as Sound Editor
A pair of struggling female musicians land themselves in trouble when their friendly dope dealer leaves behind a suitcase containing nearly a million dollars, prompting an ill-advised spending spree.
41.
Accused, The (1988) as Sound Editor Supervisor
A District Attorney represents a woman who was brutally gang raped in a bar while male patrons watched and encouraged the rapists.
42.
Patty Hearst (1988) as Sound Editor Supervisor
Based on Hearst's own memoirs, a retelling of her 1974 kidnapping by the Symbionese Liberation Army and her subsequent involvement with the self-styled revolutionaries.
43.
Johnny Bull (1986)
A movie developed at the National Playwrights Conference of the Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center, about a lighthearted Cockney girl who discovers that life in America is not one big Doris Day movie when she joins her young American husband in a distressed mining town during the 1950s, and encounters ho
44.
Peggy Sue Got Married (1986) as Sound Editor Supervisor
A housewife travels back in time to change the fate of her shotgun wedding.
45.
Protector, The (1985) as Sound Editor
Two New York cops team up to track down a drug czar who has kidnapped the daughter of a business rival. Their search soon leads them to Hong Kong where everything culminates in a martial arts showdown. Chinese superstar Jackie Chan shows off his incredible gymnastic talents in one of his rare American film appearances.
46.
Cotton Club, The (1984) as Sound Editor
Multiple tales of the loves and lives of musicians, tap dancers, singers, gangsters and their molls at Harlem's legendary jazz joint, "The Cotton Club."
47.
Scarface (1983) as Sound Editor
A determined Cuban immigrant takes over a drug cartel while succumbing to greed in this adaptation of "Scarface" (1932).
48.
Soldier, The (1982) as Sound Editor
Political thriller involving a clash between the world's oil supply and international politics.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

49.
Once Around (1991)
The happy lives of a middle class family are shaken up when the daughter marries a wealthy older man.

Special Thanks (feature film)

50.
Short Cuts (1993) as Special Thanks
Episodic narrative based on nine short stories and one poem by the late Raymond Carver, detailing the longings and thwarted lives of a disparate group of individuals in contemporary Southern California.

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