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Cast (feature film)

1.
Grand Budapest Hotel, The (2014)
Legendary hotel concierge Gustave H. and trusted lobby boy Zero Moustafa become embroiled in a battle over a priceless painting and a family fortune.

Art Director (feature film)

2.
Clear History (2013)
After helping to market a new electric car, the executive loses his stake in the project, leaving him broke and in despair while his ex-partner acquires all the success and wealth.
3.
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.
4.
Social Network, The (2010)
In 2003, brilliant Harvard sophomore Mark Zuckerberg conceives of the idea of a social networking website which will become the world-changing phenomenon, Facebook. His close friend and roommate Eduardo Saverin provides the seed money for the new company, and Napster founder Sean Parker presents the product to the venture capitalists in Silicon Valley. Zuckerberg, a young man with few social skills outside of the virtual world, manages to destroy his few true friendships with Saverin and Parker due to his ruthlessness and greed in the wake of the huge success of their project.
5.
Stop-Loss (2008)
A soldier who returns home to Texas from Iraq is recalled with the "stop-loss" procedure, but refuses to return to battle.
6.
Spartan (2004) as Art Director (Boston Unit)
Robert Scott is a career military officer working in a highly secretive special operations force. A man hardened by years of brutal service, he is respected by his peers and elders in the world of espionage. When Scott is recruited to find Laura Newton, the daughter of a high-ranking government offi
7.
What's the Worst That Could Happen? (2001)
Max Fairbanks is a very wealthy, powerful man who has built an incredibly successful business empire by being ruthless. Kevin Caffrey is a sophisticated procurer of other people's possessions. An accidental meeting brings the two men together and in a simple moment their fates are sealed. When Max catches Kevin during an attempted robbery at his beachside mansion, he steals Kevin's lucky ring in retaliation, claiming it as his own. Because the ring is his girlfriend's, Kevin is furious and vows to stop at nothing to get it back.
8.
Royal Tenenbaums, The (2001) as Art Director
About a dysfunctional family of geniuses that grow up and end up living in the same house.
9.
Caveman's Valentine (2001) as Art Director (New York)
A brilliant, homeless jazz musician tracks down the killer of a homeless boy in order to bring him to justice.
10.
State and Main (2000) as Art Director
When a production company rolls into town, a quaint New England suburb turns Hollywood.
11.
In Dreams (1999) as Assistant Art Director
It was her dark illustration of childhood fables that lured him. It was her dreams of deadly premonitions he would come to own. As Claire Cooper frantically tries to convince a cynical world of her mind link with a madman--bent on avenging his lost childhood--she realizes she has but one choice. To stop Vivian Thompson, she must become him... once and for all. Her seeming descent into madness proves the only sane solution. Fretful dreams and waking visions of a missing girl, an apple orchard and a town drowned long ago were the first to tear at Claire's idyllic New England life with her husband Paul. As the visions increased, so did the distance between them, compounding her urgency for police to heed her warnings of impending tragedy. The police, Paul and even her psychiatrist Dr. Silverman remain deaf to the silent screams of future victims haunting Claire's dreams. Too late do they realize Claire had indeed become Vivian's mind's eye.
12.
Slight Case of Murder, A (1999)
Television movie based on Donald Westlake's novel about Terry Thorpe, a small-time film critic whose amoral behavior and shady dealings -- adultery, larceny, and maybe even murder -- finally start to catch up with him when a quirky, but relentless detective gets on his case.
13.
Love Letter, The (1999) as Art Director
In the sleepy New England town of Loblolly By The Sea, a letter arrived that is going to wake things up. It is a love letter--ardent, sensual...and unsigned. Everybody who reads it wonders who it's for and speculates who it's from. As the letter falls into different hands, the residents in the small town start to eye one another with renewed interest. Determined to find the letter's author, Helen MacFarquhar begins a quest that will open her life to a new chapter involving two decidedly different men: George, an old friend from her past, and Johnny, a young man very much in her present. Will one of them decide her future? Unexpectedly, one mysterious love note has the power to unlock some startling secrets, changing the lives of everyone it touches.
14.
Addicted to Love (1997) as Assistant Art Director
A romantic comedy about two people who simply cannot get over the loss of their respective lovers. When they discover that the mates who have abandoned them are now blissfully snuggled up together, these two totally dissimilar people launch a diabolical plan of revenge...
15.
Before and After (1996) as Assistant Art Director
The lives of Carolyn Ryan, a dedicated and respected small-town pediatrician, and her husband, Ben, are thrown into turmoil when their teenaged son, Jacob, disappears suddenly after his girlfriend has been found brutally murdered. Together, Ben and Carolyn struggle desperately to find out what really happened--whether Jacob has done anything wrong, or whether he is in danger himself. All the while, they are terrified of what they might discover. Though the bonds of love in the Ryan home have always been strong, the thought that Jacob might be a murderer, or might be perceived as one, plunges the family into fear and confusion. Forced to confront their conflicting responses to the tragedy, Carolyn and Ben both try to protect their son, but in different ways and for different reasons. And, from this point forward, neither can ever be certain if they are making the right choices or if their efforts to save their child will help him or cause him further harm.
16.
Michael (1996) as Art Director (Chicago Unit)
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.
17.
Paper, The (1994) as Assistant Art Director
Workaholic New York City tabloid editor Henry Hackett loves the adrenaline rush his job gives him, but the long hours and lousy salary are starting to grate on his wife Martha. With the paper facing cutbacks and his wife pregnant, Hackett contemplates taking a more sedate job with a more respectable
18.
With Honors (1994) as Art Director (Cambridge Unit)
The true story of the relationships formed between a homeless man and students at Harvard University.
19.
The Age Of Innocence (1993) as Assistant Art Director
A 19th-century lawyer risks his place in society when he falls in love with his fiancee's married cousin.

Art Department (feature film)

20.
Grand Budapest Hotel, The (2014)
Legendary hotel concierge Gustave H. and trusted lobby boy Zero Moustafa become embroiled in a battle over a priceless painting and a family fortune.
21.
12 Years a Slave (2013)
In the mid-1800s, an educated, free black man was enslaved but eventually freed again.
22.
Zookeeper (2011)
The animals at the Franklin Park Zoo love their kindhearted caretaker, Griffin Keyes. Finding himself more comfortable with a lion than a lady, Griffin decides the only way to get a girl in his life is to leave the zoo and find a more glamorous job. The animals, in a panic, decide to break their time-honored code of silence and reveal their biggest secret: they can talk! To keep Griffin from leaving, they decide to teach him the rules of courtship - animal style.
23.
Company Men, The (2010)
When corporate downsizing leaves three co-workers jobless, the men are forced to re-define their lives as men, husbands and fathers.
24.
Amistad (1997) as Set Designer (East Coast Crew)
Africans on a slave ship headed to the U.S. mutiny against their captors.

Production Designer (feature film)

25.
Crooked Arrows (2012)
Coach Joe Logan reluctantly leads a Native American high school team on their unlikely journey to the state lacrosse championship game against their prep school rivals.
26.
Another Harvest Moon (2011)
Four elderly Americans cope with life in a nursing home. Frank, Ella, Alice and June gather each morning for a game of cards. They have become like family to one another, offering unyielding support, constant bickering and strong opinions about life, death and everything in between. One morning Fran
27.
Wedding Daze (2006)
A confused young man marries a complete stranger after he inadvertenly kills his girlfriend in a surprise marriage proposal.

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