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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Millennium (1989) as 2nd Unit Director (2nd Unit)
The concept of time travel and the future is brought into play in a story centering on a mid-air collision of two passenger jetliners and the resultant investigation into the disaster.

Cast (feature film)

2.
Citizen Kane (1941) as Driver of car
The investigation of a publishing tycoon's dying words reveals conflicting stories about his scandalous life.
3.
Stagecoach (1939) as
A group of disparate passengers battle personal demons and each other while racing through Indian country.
4.
The Texans (1938) as Cowboy
5.
The Plainsman (1937) as Trooper
Calamity Jane gets mixed up in an Indian War and the friendly rivalry between Wild Bill Hickok and Buffalo Bill.
6.
Rhythm on the Range (1936) as Cowboy
Cowboy Jeff Larabee returns from the east and meets Doris Halloway, a young girl, that he regards as a vagabond, till he learns that she's the owner of the farm where he works. He tries to win her heart, but without success, until she is endangered by gangsters.
7.
Arizona Mahoney (1936) as One picture stock player
When Sue Bixby becomes his new boss, stagecoach robber Talbot reforms and goes after her rustled cattle. When he and his men are outnumbered fighting Lloyd's gang, Randall rides to get circus man Mahoney and his man shooting cannon.

Cinematography (feature film)

8.
Rebound (1931) as Assistant Camera
A woman takes back her straying husband when he's jilted.

Producer (feature film)

9.
Who Is Clark Rockefeller? (2010)
Based on the true story of con artist Christian Karl Gerhartsreiter who convinced those around him that he was Clark Rockefeller, heir to the wealthy family.
10.
Raisin in the Sun, A (2008)
During the 1950's in Chicago's South Side, the struggling Younger family anxiously await the arrival of a $10,000 life insurance check made out to Lena Younger, the family matriarch, from the estate of her late husband, Walter Lee. Lena would like to retire from her job as a domestic for a white fa
11.
Chicago (2003) as Line prod, addl photog
Everyone loves a legend--but in Chicago, there's only room for one. Velma Kelly burns in the spotlight as a nightclub sensation. When she shoots her philandering husband, she lands on Chicago's famed murderess row, retains Chicago's slickest lawyer, Billy Flynn, and becomes the center of the town's
12.
Music Man, The (2003) as Producer
A con man, masquerading as a professor of music, convinces a small town in Iowa to form a brass band.
13.
Exit Wounds (2001) as Co-Producer
Maverick Detroit police detective Orin Boyd's take-no- prisoners approach to domestic terrorism gets him booted downtown to the city's toughest precinct. Here he runs up against mysterious crimelord Latrell Walker, whose dicey connections and seemingly unlimited cash make him everyone's favorite target. Together the two men take on a conspiracy that reaches all the way through the ranks to the heart of the precinct.
14.
Brian's Song (2001) as Producer
Set during the 1960s, the movie tells the true story of the friendship between two Chicago Bears running backs -- Brian Piccolo, a white player who had to work hard to excel on the football field, and Gale Sayers, a black player who was naturally gifted. A bond grows between the players and their fa
15.
Gossip (2000)
Rich-kid Derrick shares his trendy Manhattan loft with fellow college students Cathy and Travis. When Derrick sarcastically defends gossip as the basis of history and religion in his communications class, his professor heartily disagrees. As a result, Derrick and Cathy decide to spread a rumor as a
16.
Loser (2000) as Executive Producer
An out of place college boy learns that not fitting in isn't always such a bad thing.
17.
Three to Tango (1999) as Co-Producer
A heterosexual advertising copy writer is mistakenly assumed to be gay by everyone at his firm because his best friend and writing partner is gay. His situation becomes complicated when he chaperon's his boss' mistress to an art opening and inadvertently falls in love with her and pretends to be gay to win her over and keep his cover with his boss who expects him to keep tabs on his mistress.
18.
Big Hit, The (1998) as Executive Producer
A beleaguered hit man's professional and domestic woes collide when he's tricked into kidnapping the teenage child of his boss.
19.
Booty Call (1997) as Co-Producer
Two young men, determined to have safe sex with two beautiful women, spend all night trying to find condoms.
20.
Fly Away Home (1996) as Associate Producer
Following the death of her mother, thirteen-year-old Amy is bundled off to the Ontario farm to live with her estranged father, Thomas, an artist/inventor who has shaped his environment to reflect his eclectic interests. One day, Amy's travels through the farm's woods lead to a discovery that touches her: a nest of orphaned goose eggs. She nurtures the eggs until they hatch and, since geese imprint on whoever they see first, Amy becomes Mother Goose. Seeing his daughter's happiness, Thomas does not have the heart to deny her family of goslings. The young geese thrive but their idyll is disturbed when an officious wildlife officer tells Thomas that it is illegal to raise wild geese without clipping their wings. Thomas knows that nature will compel the geese to migrate south, but they've never learned to fly and with no other geese to show them how, they seem doomed. Thomas, however, has found a cause and decides to use his modest flying skills and hang glider experience to teach the geese to fly.
21.
Getting Gotti (1994) as Producer
Based on the story of Diane Giacalone, the assistant district attorney who prosecuted Mafia boss John Gotti.
22.
Car 54, Where Are You? (1994) as Supervising Producer
Film adaptation of the popular 1960s television sitcom, with the bumbling officers from Brooklyn's 53rd precinct attempting to protect a federal witness from the mob.
23.
Deep Sleep (1990) as Producer
While investigating her father's death, a woman becomes involved with the local Filipino community.
24.
Millennium (1989) as Supervising Producer
The concept of time travel and the future is brought into play in a story centering on a mid-air collision of two passenger jetliners and the resultant investigation into the disaster.
25.
Home Is Where the Hart Is (1987) as Producer
Belle and Rex Haimes live in the British Columbia mansion that belongs to 103-year-old invalid Slim "Pappy" Hart and his comatose wife Minnie. Belle is employed as the day nurse for the elderly couple and hates the job. When she learns that the couples' twin sons will be coming home, Belle plots to
26.
Stephen King's Cat's Eye (1985)
A trilogy of stories, each of which begins with the appearance of a cat. In the first story, a chain-smoker joins a group to break his habit and finds that it is run by a sadistic doctor. In the second story, a gambler makes a bet with his wife's boyfriend. And in the third story, a little girl is terrified of a troll.
27.
Stephen King's Silver Bullet (1985) as Associate Producer
A werewolf terrorizes a small town.
28.
Special People (1984) as Co-Producer
Brooke Adams is the real-life Diane Dupuy, the Canadian woman whose vision and drive molded a group of mentally handicapped young adults into the Famous People Players, a professional puppet troupe that has become world renowned, having performed from Radio City Music Hall and Las Vegas (as Liberace
29.
Terry Fox Story, The (1983) as Associate Producer
Young Canadian athlete Terry Fox's cross-country Marathon of Hope after losing a leg to cancer was dramatized in this movie heralded as the first made exclusively for HBO. Filmed in Canada with a basically local cast and crew (and Eric Fryer making his acting debut as Fox), it had two actors from th
30.
Incubus, The (1982) as Producer
A supernatural source is discovered to be behind a series of violent sex crimes in a small town.
31.
Middle Age Crazy (1980) as Co-Producer
32.
Running (1979) as Co-Producer
American marathon runner Michael Andropolis sets his heart on representing his country at the Olympic games. Meanwhile his marriage has fallen apart and his children have no respect for him. He sets out on his task with determination and hope that his success will resolve his personal problems.
33.
Power Play (1978) as Associate Producer

Assistant Direction (feature film)

34.
Rituals (1977) as Assistant Director
Five doctors go on vacation deep in the Canadian wilderness. After all but one pair of the party's shoes disappear, the remaining shoed camper decides to hike out and go look for help. Soon after he leaves, however, his four companions realizes that something is very wrong when someone leaves a decapitated deer head just outside their camp. Even though they still don't have their shoes, they decide to follow their friend's trail out of the woods, but their path is blocked by someone who doesn't want to see them leave the forest alive.
35.
Second Wind (1976) as Assistant Director

Film Production - Main (feature film)

36.
Deep Sleep (1990) as Production Manager
While investigating her father's death, a woman becomes involved with the local Filipino community.
37.
Dead Zone, The (1983) as Production Manager
A man awakens from a coma with the ability to see other people's futures.

Film Production - Unit (feature film)

38.
Barrens, The (2012)
A family's woodland vacation descends into madness when the father becomes delusional and believes they are being stalked by the famed New Jersey Devil - a deformed, winged creature.
39.
Who Is Clark Rockefeller? (2010)
Based on the true story of con artist Christian Karl Gerhartsreiter who convinced those around him that he was Clark Rockefeller, heir to the wealthy family.
40.
Raisin in the Sun, A (2008)
During the 1950's in Chicago's South Side, the struggling Younger family anxiously await the arrival of a $10,000 life insurance check made out to Lena Younger, the family matriarch, from the estate of her late husband, Walter Lee. Lena would like to retire from her job as a domestic for a white fa
41.
Exit Wounds (2001) as Unit Production Manager
Maverick Detroit police detective Orin Boyd's take-no- prisoners approach to domestic terrorism gets him booted downtown to the city's toughest precinct. Here he runs up against mysterious crimelord Latrell Walker, whose dicey connections and seemingly unlimited cash make him everyone's favorite target. Together the two men take on a conspiracy that reaches all the way through the ranks to the heart of the precinct.
42.
Brian's Song (2001) as Unit Production Manager
Set during the 1960s, the movie tells the true story of the friendship between two Chicago Bears running backs -- Brian Piccolo, a white player who had to work hard to excel on the football field, and Gale Sayers, a black player who was naturally gifted. A bond grows between the players and their fa
43.
Gossip (2000)
Rich-kid Derrick shares his trendy Manhattan loft with fellow college students Cathy and Travis. When Derrick sarcastically defends gossip as the basis of history and religion in his communications class, his professor heartily disagrees. As a result, Derrick and Cathy decide to spread a rumor as a
44.
Loser (2000) as Unit Production Manager
An out of place college boy learns that not fitting in isn't always such a bad thing.
45.
Big Hit, The (1998) as Unit Production Manager
A beleaguered hit man's professional and domestic woes collide when he's tricked into kidnapping the teenage child of his boss.
46.
Booty Call (1997) as Unit Production Manager
Two young men, determined to have safe sex with two beautiful women, spend all night trying to find condoms.
47.
Fly Away Home (1996) as Unit Production Manager
Following the death of her mother, thirteen-year-old Amy is bundled off to the Ontario farm to live with her estranged father, Thomas, an artist/inventor who has shaped his environment to reflect his eclectic interests. One day, Amy's travels through the farm's woods lead to a discovery that touches her: a nest of orphaned goose eggs. She nurtures the eggs until they hatch and, since geese imprint on whoever they see first, Amy becomes Mother Goose. Seeing his daughter's happiness, Thomas does not have the heart to deny her family of goslings. The young geese thrive but their idyll is disturbed when an officious wildlife officer tells Thomas that it is illegal to raise wild geese without clipping their wings. Thomas knows that nature will compel the geese to migrate south, but they've never learned to fly and with no other geese to show them how, they seem doomed. Thomas, however, has found a cause and decides to use his modest flying skills and hang glider experience to teach the geese to fly.
48.
Scarlet Letter, The (1995) as Unit Production Manager
Set in puritanical Boston in the mid 1600s, the story of seamstress Hester Prynne, who is outcast after she becomes pregnant by a respected reverend. She refuses to divulge the name of the father, is "convicted" of adultery and forced to wear a scarlet "A" until an Indian attack unites the Puritans and leads to a reevaluation of their laws and morals.
49.
Car 54, Where Are You? (1994) as Unit Production Manager
Film adaptation of the popular 1960s television sitcom, with the bumbling officers from Brooklyn's 53rd precinct attempting to protect a federal witness from the mob.
50.
Legends of the Fall (1994) as Unit Production Manager
An all-male family struggles to survive nature and romantic rivalry in the remote West.
51.
Getting Gotti (1994) as Unit Production Manager
Based on the story of Diane Giacalone, the assistant district attorney who prosecuted Mafia boss John Gotti.
52.
Stephen King's Silver Bullet (1985) as Unit Production Manager
A werewolf terrorizes a small town.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

53.
Stagecoach (1939) as Stunts
A group of disparate passengers battle personal demons and each other while racing through Indian country.
54.
The Plainsman (1937) as Stunt doubles
Calamity Jane gets mixed up in an Indian War and the friendly rivalry between Wild Bill Hickok and Buffalo Bill.

Producer (feature film)

55.
Gathering, The (2007)
In searching for his wife after she mysteriously disappears, a doctor learns she was was actually a powerful witch and that she's been called back against her will to assist a coven in executing an evil plan of world domination.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

56.
Company (TNT), The (2007)
A fictional treatment of of the U.S. intelligence community from the dawn of the Cold War to the fall of the Soviet Union.

Film Production - Unit (feature film)

57.
Gathering, The (2007)
In searching for his wife after she mysteriously disappears, a doctor learns she was was actually a powerful witch and that she's been called back against her will to assist a coven in executing an evil plan of world domination.
58.
Family Pictures (1993) as Unit Production Manager
Based on Sue Miller's novel, "Family Pictures," a loving family must find the strength and courage to stay together when forced to deal with the exceptional needs of an autistic child.

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