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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Royal Tenenbaums, The (2001) as Paramedic
About a dysfunctional family of geniuses that grow up and end up living in the same house.
2.
True Colors (1991) as B J
After they graduate from law school, best friends Peter Burton and Tim Gerrity find themselves working against each other. Burton stands for justice while Gerrity is out to accrue as much power as he can, however he can get it.

Producer (feature film)

3.
Can a Song Save Your Life? (2014)
A washed-up music producer and an aspiring singer-songwriter help give each other the break they need.
4.
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
When two adolescents fall in love and run away, the residents of their New England town are convinced that they've disappeared and go in search of them.
5.
Tenderness (2009)
A fifteen-year-old in search of an escape from her troubled home life becomes enthralled with a young man with a violent past. As they embark on a harrowing journey, a local cop is intent on exposing him as a serial killer.
6.
Wedding Daze (2006)
A confused young man marries a complete stranger after he inadvertenly kills his girlfriend in a surprise marriage proposal.

Assistant Direction (feature film)

7.
Hanna (2011)
A 14-year-old raised by her father to be a cold-hearted killing machine must learn how to be a girl.
8.
Going the Distance (2010)
Erin and Garrett set out to have a romantic summer fling in New York City, but when Erin heads home to San Francisco, neither is sure they want to end it. With a lot of texting, sexting and late-night phone calls, they might actually go the distance.
9.
It's Complicated (2009)
Jane is the mother of three grown kids, owns a thriving Santa Barbara bakery/restaurant and has-after a decade of divorce-an amicable relationship with her ex-husband, attorney Jake. But when Jane and Jake find themselves out of town for their son's college graduation, things start to get complicated. An innocent meal together turns into the unimaginable-an affair. With Jake remarried to the much younger Agness, Jane is now, of all things, the other woman. Caught in the middle of their renewed romance is Adam, an architect hired to remodel Jane's kitchen. Healing from a divorce of his own, Adam starts to fall for Jane, but soon realizes he's become part of a love triangle. Should Jane and Jake move on with their lives, or is love truly lovelier the second time around? It's-complicated.
10.
Producers, The (2005) as Assistant Director
It's a 1959, and Broadway is buzzing with some of the theater world's biggest names. Producer Max Bialystock, however, is no longer one of them. One day, mousy accountant Leo Bloom shows up at Bialystock's office to do his books and innocently remarks that a dishonest man could make more money produ
11.
Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou, The (2004) as First Assistant Director
Internationally famous oceanographer Steve Zissou and his crew--Team Zissou--set sail on an expedition to hunt down the mysterious, elusive, possibly non-existant Jaguar Shark that killed Zissou's partner during the documentary filming of their latest adventure. They are joined on their voyage by a
12.
Elevator, The (2003) as First Assistant Director (New York)
A lift takes on a life of it's own.
13.
School Of Rock (2003) as Assistant Director
Dewey Finn is a hell-raising guitarist with delusions of grandeur. Kicked out of his band and desperate for work, Dewey impersonates a substitute teacher and turns a class of fifth grade high-achievers into high-voltage rock and rollers. The private school's uptight and skeptical head, Principal Mullins, watches on as the 'new sub' preps the kids for Battle of the Bands.
14.
Dinner With Friends (2001)
Story of two couples, one who's marriage is falling apart and another who's marriage is tested when they learn the news.
15.
Royal Tenenbaums, The (2001) as 1st Assistant Director
About a dysfunctional family of geniuses that grow up and end up living in the same house.
16.
Curse of the Jade Scorpion, The (2001) as 1st Assistant Director
In 1940, CW Briggs is the top insurance investigator in New York--or so he keeps telling the firm's new efficiency expert, Betty Ann Fitzgerald. Briggs prides himself on being able to crack any insurance caper by getting into the mind of the thief, but now, thanks to the hypnotic powers of the Jade Scorpion, the mind of a thief is getting into Briggs.
17.
Joe Gould's Secret (2000) as 1st Assistant Director
Set in New York City during the 1940s and 50s, a time when artists and writers often gathered together in a neighborhood called Greenwich Village, this is the true story of the friendship between famed New Yorker writer Joseph Mitchell and bohemian Joe Gould, a self-proclaimed scholar of the NYC str
18.
Center Stage (2000) as 1st Assistant Director
A young woman joins ballet school in New York and falls in love with a famous ballet dancer.
19.
Earthly Possessions (1999)
Charlotte Emery, a sheltered homemaker, is disillusioned with marriage and intent on leaving her husband. Standing in line to withdraw all the money in her bank account to finance her departure, she is suddenly taken hostage at gunpoint by Jake, a nervous young bank robber.
20.
One True Thing (1998) as 1st Assistant Director
Few moments in life are as powerful, emotionally charged or rife with humor as returning home to visit your parents as an adult. For ambitious New York journalist Ellen Gulden, the journey back to her quaint hometown in the midst of a crisis is all of those things. Returning home to help her father
21.
Proposition, The (1998) as 1st Assistant Director
As told by Father Michael McKinnon, the story is set in 1930's Boston. Arthur Barret, an attorney and adviser to FDR, and Eleanor Barret, a successful author, have decided to have a child. Unfortunately, Arthur is impotent, forcing the couple to go outside of conventional means. Top Harvard Law stud
22.
Object of My Affection, The (1998) as 1st Assistant Director
Nina is the stepsister of the wife of a successful literary agent. While at a dinner party hosted by the former, she inadvertently informs an acquaintance, George, that his lover, Robert, is dumping him. After the inevitable confrontation, George takes up Nina's invitation to stay at her place until
23.
Donnie Brasco (1997) as 2nd Assistant Director
In the 1970s, FBI undecover agent Joe Pistone infiltrates the mob, leaving his family behind and assuming the false persona of the "jewel man" Donnie Brasco. His assignment: to become a trusted insider with the infamous Bonanno family by gaining the confidence of a low-level gangster. Lefty Ruggiero is an aging, two-bit hit-man who sees a new future for himself with the smart, young thief Donnie Brasco and enlists him as his protege. Together the two men enter into a camaraderie that will not allow either one to distance himself emotionally. Meanwhile, Donnie begins to get lost in the distance between his real and undercover selves. As Donnie moves deeper and deeper into the Mafia chain of command, he realizes he is not only losing the line between federal agent and criminal, between who he pretends to be and who he actually is, he is also leading Lefty, his closest friend, to an almost certain death sentence.
24.
Sleepers (1996) as 2nd Assistant Director
Church of the Holy Angels and its grammar school were the center of Hell's Kitchen in the 1960s--a place of refuge for many neighborhood kids from troubled homes. Father Bobby had his favorites--among them were Lorenzo and his pals, Michael, John, and Tommy. Because their blue-collar, hardworking parents were more often fighting than not, the four boys formed a kind of family of their own. Then, one boring summer day, a street prank gone dangerously awry resulted in the quartet being sent to the Wilkinson Home for Boys in upstate New York where they were tortured, abused and raped under the leadership of a sadistic guard named Sean Nokes. A decade and a half later, nothing can erase their painful memories, but the lessons of Hell's Kitchen allow them to even the score of the terrible hand that Fate had dealt them. In their shocking retaliation, they are daringly aided by Father Bobby and an aging, shadowy mob figure, both of whom have known the four boys since their childhoods.
25.
Dead Man Walking (1995) as 2nd Assistant Director
Honoring the request of a lonely and desperate man, Sister Helen Prejean writes to Matthew Poncelet, the condemned killer of two teenage lovers, and is wholly unprepared for the relationship which will follow. When the date is set for Matthew's execution, he asks Sister Helen to be his spiritual adv
26.
Strange Days (1995) as Second 2nd 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
27.
Now and Then (1995) as 2nd Assistant Director
Roberta, Tina, Samantha and Christina are four of the brightest and most successful women from Shelby, Indiana. During the summer of 1970, these once inseparable childhood friends breezed through heady days of cemetery seances, padded bras, and tell-all truth or dare sessions. It was the year they turned 12. The year they discovered what boys look like naked. The year they made the friendship pact that has lasted into adulthood. But it was also the year that their not-so-innocent world of childhood adventure was first cracked--by the reality of divorce and the eerie specter of a 25-year-old murder mystery. As the film begins, they've gathered together again to fulfill the promise they made that fateful summer and to attempt to solve one final mystery: how the girls they were at 12 could possibly have become the women they are now.
28.
Carlito's Way (1993) as 2nd Assistant Director
Story about the Puerto Rican Mafia during the 1970s. An ex-con tries to retire from his life of crime but old ties seem to make it impossible.
29.
Rudy (1993) as 2nd Assistant Director
All his life, people have told Rudy he's not good enough, not smart enough, not big enough. But nothing can stop his impossible dream of playing football for Notre Dame. From the time he's a young boy, Rudy is determined to join the Fighting Irish. But his blue collar family only laughs at his ambitions - they know Rudy will follow his father and brothers to the local steel mill. And, for four long years after high school, he does just that. But some dreams won't die, as Rudy proves when he goes to heroic lengths to win admission to Notre Dame. Once there, he becomes a walk-on player, serving as little more than a human tackling dummy against the starting players. Bloodied but unbeaten, Rudy wins the respect of legendary coach Ara Parseghian and the other Irish players, who give him one shot at gridiron glory.
30.
Groundhog Day (1993) as 2nd Assistant Director
A weatherman gets stuck in time, forced to live the same day over and over.
31.
A League Of Their Own (1992) as Second Additional Assistant Director
Two sisters become rivals while playing women's baseball during World War II.

Casting (feature film)

32.
Cry Baby (1990) as Casting Assistant (New York)
A satirical comedy set in 1950s Baltimore about a group of high school delinquents.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

33.
Can a Song Save Your Life? (2014)
A washed-up music producer and an aspiring singer-songwriter help give each other the break they need.
34.
All Good Things (2010)
Inspired by the true story of Robert Durst, scion of the wealthy Durst family, who was suspected but never tried for killing his wife Kathie who disappeared in 1982 and was never found.
35.
Every Day (2010)
A loving husband and devoted father who's got a stressed-out wife, an independent teenage son, and an embittered father-in-law learns to deal with life's curveballs.
36.
Darjeeling Limited, The (2007)
Three brothers take a spiritual trek through India following the death of their father.
37.
Bed & Breakfast (1992) as Key Production Assistant
A man washes ashore and is cared for by three women at a bed and breakfast, changing their lives.
38.
True Colors (1991) as Production Assistant
After they graduate from law school, best friends Peter Burton and Tim Gerrity find themselves working against each other. Burton stands for justice while Gerrity is out to accrue as much power as he can, however he can get it.
39.
She-Devil (1989) as Production Assistant
A woman seeks revenge on her husband and his new mistress.

Film Production - Unit (feature film)

40.
Can a Song Save Your Life? (2014)
A washed-up music producer and an aspiring singer-songwriter help give each other the break they need.
41.
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
When two adolescents fall in love and run away, the residents of their New England town are convinced that they've disappeared and go in search of them.
42.
Tenderness (2009)
A fifteen-year-old in search of an escape from her troubled home life becomes enthralled with a young man with a violent past. As they embark on a harrowing journey, a local cop is intent on exposing him as a serial killer.
43.
Darjeeling Limited, The (2007)
Three brothers take a spiritual trek through India following the death of their father.

Film Production - Construction/Set (feature film)

44.
Awakenings (1990) as On-Set Production Assistant
A doctor's experiments bring a group of comatose patients back to consciousness.

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