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Also Known As: Died: July 11, 2007
Born: Cause of Death: prostate cancer
Birth Place: Profession: Director ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Brilliant Lies (1996) as Director
Attractive Susy Connor accuses former employer, Gary Fitzgerald, of harassment and unfair dismissal for failing to comply with his sexual demands. Relating the incident to conciliation lawyer, Marion Lee, Susy comments that the trauma experienced should entitle her to a compensation payment of $40,0
2.
Hotel Sorrento (1995) as Director
Wal Moynihan lives in a ramshackle house at a seaside holiday resort in the picturesque Sorrento area of Victoria, Australia. His eldest daughter Hilary, a widow, has remained at home while her two sisters, Pippa and Meg, have pursued successful careers abroad. A family reunion takes place when Pipp
3.
Running Delilah (1994) as Director
A female undercover agent who is killed in action is given a second chance utilizing top-secret technologies. Half-human, half-machine, she must learn to reconcile the two in her fight against crime.
4.
FX2 - The Deadly Art of Illusion (1991) as Director
Special effects expert Rollie Tyler comes out of retirement to help his girlfriend's ex-husband, a police officer, track down a psychopathic criminal, but after witnessing an officer's brutal murder he discovers that he's become entangled in an elaborate police double-cross.
5.
Link (1986) as Director
6.
Cloak and Dagger (1984) as Director
Henry Thomas gets involved with murderous spies--but no one will believe him. He turns to a computer game called "Cloak and Dagger" and begins to fantasize that secret agent Jack Flack (Dabney Coleman) is helping him deal with his real-life dangers.
7.
Psycho II (1983) as Director
After 22 years in an asylum, Norman Bates (Anthony Perkins, reprising his most famous role) is released and allowed to return home over the objections of Lila Loomis (Vera Miles), sister of one of his victims in PSYCHO. Although Norman is somewhat apprehensive about returning to the old house and motel where he committed his murders, he seems to be completely recovered. He is given work at a local diner, where he meets Mary (Meg Tilly), a cute but spacy waitress who seems completely ignorant of the earlier horrors. As Norman gets close to Mary, strange things begin to occur. He finds notes signed by Mother, receives phone calls from Mother, even sees Mother standing in her bedroom window. Then the bodies begin to pile up.
8.
Road Games (1981) as Director
A truck driver's attempt to find a vanished hitchhiker leads police to suspect him of her murder.
9.
Patrick (1978) as Director
After the shocking bathtub death of his mother and her lover, the sinister Patrick lays comatose in a small private hospital, his only action being his involuntary spitting. When a pretty young nurse, just separated from her husband, begins work at the hospital, she senses that Patrick is communicating with her, and he seems to be using his psychic powers to manipulate events in her life.
10.
Fantasm (1977) as Director
11.
12.
Loveland (1973) as Director
A young couple have been married for a few years and find that their love life has become stale. So when another couple tell them about a club where all kinds of sexual activities happen, the four of them give it a try.

Cast (feature film)

13.
Tied to a Chair (2011)
On the last day of Naomi Holbroke's marriage, after 9,125 consecutive burned dinners, she admits her failures as housewife to a high-ranking British government official and sets off to reclaim the acting career she gave up "for him" twenty-five years ago.
14.
Not Quite Hollywood: The Wild, Untold Story of Ozploitation (2008)
Examines Australian "Ozploitation" genre cinema from the 1970s and 1980s, as well as the auteurs and actors who brought the films to life. In 1971, with the introduction of the R-certificate, Australia's censorship regime went from repressive to progressive virtually overnight. This cultural explosi
15.
Chemical Wedding, The (2008)
A fantasy involving the attempt to conjure the spirit of turn-of-the-century poet and occult afficionado Alistair Crowley.
16.
Hotel London (1987) as Minder
17.
Into The Night (1985) as Aerospace Engineer
A nerdy scientist, despondent over his wife's cheating ways, takes off into the night and ends up with an attractive female jewelry smuggler on the lam, who drags him, unwittingly, into an adventure-filled evening where they are pursued by some evil crooks out to get her and her cache.

Writer (feature film)

18.
Brilliant Lies (1996) as Screenwriter
Attractive Susy Connor accuses former employer, Gary Fitzgerald, of harassment and unfair dismissal for failing to comply with his sexual demands. Relating the incident to conciliation lawyer, Marion Lee, Susy comments that the trauma experienced should entitle her to a compensation payment of $40,0
19.
Hotel Sorrento (1995) as Screenwriter
Wal Moynihan lives in a ramshackle house at a seaside holiday resort in the picturesque Sorrento area of Victoria, Australia. His eldest daughter Hilary, a widow, has remained at home while her two sisters, Pippa and Meg, have pursued successful careers abroad. A family reunion takes place when Pipp
20.
Road Games (1981) as From Story
A truck driver's attempt to find a vanished hitchhiker leads police to suspect him of her murder.
21.
True Story of Eskimo Nell, The (1974) as Screenwriter

Producer (feature film)

22.
Brilliant Lies (1996) as Producer
Attractive Susy Connor accuses former employer, Gary Fitzgerald, of harassment and unfair dismissal for failing to comply with his sexual demands. Relating the incident to conciliation lawyer, Marion Lee, Susy comments that the trauma experienced should entitle her to a compensation payment of $40,0
23.
Hotel Sorrento (1995) as Producer
Wal Moynihan lives in a ramshackle house at a seaside holiday resort in the picturesque Sorrento area of Victoria, Australia. His eldest daughter Hilary, a widow, has remained at home while her two sisters, Pippa and Meg, have pursued successful careers abroad. A family reunion takes place when Pipp
24.
Link (1986) as Producer
25.
Road Games (1981) as Producer
A truck driver's attempt to find a vanished hitchhiker leads police to suspect him of her murder.
26.
The Blue Lagoon (1980) as Co-Producer
Two children shipwrecked on a tropical island learn to live with nature and their developing sexuality.
27.
Patrick (1978) as Producer
After the shocking bathtub death of his mother and her lover, the sinister Patrick lays comatose in a small private hospital, his only action being his involuntary spitting. When a pretty young nurse, just separated from her husband, begins work at the hospital, she senses that Patrick is communicating with her, and he seems to be using his psychic powers to manipulate events in her life.
28.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

29.
Psycho III (1986)
Beginning one month after the end of PSYCHO II, this film introduces Norman to the blonde Maureen Coyle (Diana Scarwid), a pretty young novice who is looking for some sign from above that God exists. Having left the convent, Maureen arrives at the Bates Motel.Unfortunately, not only does she have the same initials as of one of Norman's victims (M.C.--Marion Crane), she also looks a bit like her. Norman tries to keep himself under control.
30.
Psycho III (1986)
Beginning one month after the end of PSYCHO II, this film introduces Norman to the blonde Maureen Coyle (Diana Scarwid), a pretty young novice who is looking for some sign from above that God exists. Having left the convent, Maureen arrives at the Bates Motel.Unfortunately, not only does she have the same initials as of one of Norman's victims (M.C.--Marion Crane), she also looks a bit like her. Norman tries to keep himself under control.

Cast (special)

31.
Doctor Who -- The Five Doctors (1983) as Captain Yates
A special twentieth anniversary celebration of the "Doctor Who" series that reunites the five actors who played the Doctor over the course of twenty years. When the Death Zone becomes reactivated and threatens Gallifrey, the home planet of the Time Lords, the five Doctors and their original companio

Director (TV Mini-Series)


Cast (short)

33.
Adventure in Filmmaking The Making of The Blue Lagoon, An (1980)
This promotional short film presents the making of the motion picture, "The Blue Lagoon" (1980).

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