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Director (feature film)

Red Scorpion (1989) as 2nd Unit Director (2nd Unit)
A Russian agent infiltrates a rebel organization in order to carry out an assassination. Morally unable to do so, he joins the rebels.
Bloodsport (1988) as Director
American soldier and martial arts master Frank Dux gets an invitation to "The Kumite," an illegal martial arts tournament in Hong Kong, where only the world''s best fighters are invited. While eluding American agents set on bringing him back to the U.S., Frank enters the competition, which no Westerner has even won before.
Allan Quatermain And The Lost City Of Gold (1987) as Additional Scenes Director (Los Angeles)
Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2, The (1986) as 2nd Unit Director (2nd Unit)
During disc jockey Vantia Block's radio show, two hoodlums begin calling and harrassing her. Things take an abrupt turn when the boys drive into a location where there are confronted by Leatherface and sawed into bits as the horrified Vantia listens on the phone. The sheriff convinces Vantia to play
Junior Bonner (1972) as Assistant Director
An aging rodeo rider tries to deal with his dysfunctional family.
The Getaway (1972) as Assistant Director
When a bank robbery goes bad, an ex-con and his wife take it on the lam.
...tick...tick...tick... (1970) as Assistant Director
A black sheriff's arrival sets off racial fireworks in a small southern town.
The Hawaiians (1970) as Assistant Director
A wanderer returns home only to find political turmoil, disease and romantic difficulties.
Skullduggery (1970) as Assistant Director
An expedition into the interior of Papua New Guinea comes across a tribe of ape-like people who may or may not be ancestors of early man. However, the influence of modern man is to have devastating effects upon these forgotten people.
The Sterile Cuckoo (1969) as Assistant Director
An innocent college boy gets mixed up with a needy, neurotic young woman.
The First Time (1969) as Assistant Director
Three inexperienced teenage boys hope to visit a Canadian bordello.
The Devil's Brigade (1968) as Assistant Director
Experienced soldiers and misfits join forces to create a World War II commando unit.
The Green Berets (1968) as Assistant Director
After vigorous training, two Army detachments see service in Vietnam.
The Ballad of Josie (1968) as Assistant Director
Josie Minick is a widow, who is forced to fend for herself. Josie living in a cattle country, finds herself in odds and war with the cattlemen of the town, when she decides to make a sheep farm her livelihood.
The Way West (1967) as Assistant Director
A senator hires a veteran scout to accompany a wagon train from Missouri to Oregon.
In the Heat of the Night (1967) as Assistant Director
A black police detective from the North forces a bigoted Southern sheriff to accept his help with a murder investigation.
Hands of a Stranger (1962) as Director
An experimental hand transplant leaves a pianist driven to kill.

Cast (feature film)

Skullduggery (1970) as Inspector Mimms
An expedition into the interior of Papua New Guinea comes across a tribe of ape-like people who may or may not be ancestors of early man. However, the influence of modern man is to have devastating effects upon these forgotten people.

Writer (feature film)

Hands of a Stranger (1962) as Screenwriter
An experimental hand transplant leaves a pianist driven to kill.

Producer (feature film)

Hands of a Stranger (1962) as Producer
An experimental hand transplant leaves a pianist driven to kill.

Assistant Direction (feature film)

Rules of Engagement (2000) as 1st Assistant Director
Colonel Terry Childers is a 30-year Marine veteran: a decorated officer with combat experience in Vietnam, Beirut and Desert Storm - a patriot, a hero. But now, the country he served so well has put him on trial for a rescue mission that went terribly wrong. For his attorney, he has chosen Marine Colonel Hays Hodges, a comrade-in-arms who owes his life to Childers. Hodges is not the best lawyer in the service, but Childers trusts him as a brother Marine who knows what it''s like to risk death under fire. Bound by duty and friendship, Hodges reluctantly takes the case, even as he begins to doubt the man who saved his life in Vietnam three decades ago.
Simple Plan, A (1998) as 1st Assistant Director
Hank Mitchell has an apparently perfect small-town life, complete with steady job and a pregnant wife. The only cloud on his horizon is his half-witted brother Jacob and his redneck pal, who clearly resent him. The three of them stumble by chance on a crashed plane containing a charred body and $4 million in a bag. They decide to keep the money -- it is a victimless theft after all -- but the simple plan begins to unravel. The police become suspicious, Jacob talks too much, and events soon spiral out of control.
12 Angry Men (1997)
Remake of 1957 theatrical film of same name directed by Sidney Lumet. In a Queens County, New York, courtroom, an inner-city youth stands accused of murdering his father. Juror No. 8 fights for the accused's innocence against eleven fellow jurors who are ready to vote "guilty" for what seems to be a
Walk in the Clouds, A (1995) as 1st Assistant Director
After returning home from the war, a young GI has a chance encounter with the beautiful daughter of a wealthy vineyard owner and agrees to pose as her husband to help her face her domineering father. When their passions for each other are ignited amidst the magical sensuality of the harvest ritual, they unexpectedly find themselves embarking on a romantic adventure as they overcome all odds to be together.
Jade (1995) as 1st Assistant Director
David Corelli is an ambitious assistant district attorney in San Francisco. While attending a black tie affair as the guest of his college friends Matt Gavin, a prominent lawyer, and his wife Trina Gavin, a clinical psychologist, David is called to the scene of a murder: the San Francisco home of a
Blue Chips (1994) as 1st Assistant Director
a disgruntled college basketball coach is under investigation for the aquisition of several of his players.
Abyss, The (1989) as 1st Assistant Director
A group of civilian divers are pressed into service by the United States Navy to search out and rescue a stricken nuclear submarine.
Lock Up (1989) as 1st Assistant Director
A model prisoner with only six months left to serve in a minimum security facility, is transferred to a maximum security prison run by a vicious warden.
Seven Hours To Judgement (1988) as 1st Assistant Director
A woman is murdered but a judge does not have the evidence to prove the guilt of the punks who committed the crime. In retaliation the husband of the murder victim kidnaps the judge's wife.
Scandal Sheet (1985)
Burt Lancaster's unscrupulous publisher of a slick, supermarket checkout-counter tabloid bent on exploiting a glamorous movieland couple was seen in many quarters as what had become of his corrupt J.J. Hunsecker character of "Sweet Smell of Success" nearly twenty years earlier. Henry Winkler, "The F
Master Gunfighter, The (1975) as Assistant Director
Shortly after Calfornia became part of the United States, it was common for American settlers and the U.S. government to discriminate against Mexican landowners and even take their land by force or trickery. When some rich Mexican rangers in the Santa Barbara area realize that their property and wealth are at risk, they devise a plan to divert the focus of the government by misdirecting a ship carrying a cargo of gold and wiping out the local Chumash Indian tribe. The family's estranged adopted son tries to stop his family's unethical plan and save them some other way.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

All the Young Men (1960) as Asst to the prod
A black sergeant is forced to take command when his lieutenant is killed during the Korean War.
Zero Hour! (1957) as Asst to the prod
When a flight crew falls ill, the only man who can land the plane is afraid of flying.
Unchained (1955) as Asst to the prod
Tale about life in a special prison farm in California, where the program is about treating the prisoners with humanity and minimal security to enhance their moral attitudes about paying for their crimes out of their own volition.

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