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Visual Effects (feature film)

1.
Sideways (2004) as Spec eff coord
A wine-tasting road trip to salute Jack's final days as a bachelor careens woefully sideways as he and Miles hit the gas en route to mid-life crises. The comically mismatched pair, who share little more than their history and a heady blend of failed potential and fading youth, soon find themselves d
2.
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) as Special Effects Coordinator
A tale of adventure set during the 17th Century in the Caribbean Sea. For the roguish yet charming Captain Jack Sparrow, the crystalline waters of the Caribbean, like the high seas the world over, present a vast playground where adventure and mystery abound. But Jack's idyllic life capsizes after his nemesis, the wily Captain Barbossa, steals his ship, the Black Pearl, and later attacks the town of Port Royal, kidnapping the Governor's beautiful daughter, Elizabeth Swann. Elizabeth's childhood friend, Will Turner, joins forces with Jack to commandeer the fastest ship in the British fleet, the HMS Interceptor, in a gallant attempt to rescue her and recapture the Black Pearl. The duo and their crew are pursued by Elizabeth's betrothed, the debonair, ambitious Commodore Norrington, aboard the HMS dauntless. Unbeknownst to Will, there is a curse that has doomed Barbossa and his crew to live forever as the undead--when exposed to moonlight, they are exposed to living skeletons. The curse they carry can be broken, only if a once-plundered treasure is restored.
3.
Star Trek: Nemesis (2002) as Special Effects Coordinator
After years of traveling the universe preserving tranquility and promoting goodwill towards humans and aliens alike, the intrepid Starship crew that Captain Jean-Luc Picard has long thought of as his family is breaking up. Officer William Riker has married Counselor Deanna Troi and now Riker will as
4.
Double Take (2001) as Special Effects Coordinator
A guy on the run unwittingly steals a street hustler's passport only to find out his new identity is more wanted than he is.
5.
ONE, THE (2001) as Special Effects Supervisor
A cop must fight his evil double from a parallel universe to save the world.
6.
Little Nicky (2000) as Special Effects Coordinator
Nicky is just a guy who'd rather play heavy metal music in his bedroom sanctuary than climb the corporate ladder in his family's thriving business. Ruthless older brothers Adrian and Cassius are much more ambitious. When their aging father decides to postpone his retirement, the sinister duo defects, leaving home to set up shop in a new location -- New York City. This is about to become a big problem for the "Big Apple." Nicky's dad is the Devil, himself. Adrian and Cassius evade the Gatekeeper's efforts to stop them and make a hasty exit from Hades. As a result, the gates of hell freeze over and with no more evil souls able to enter, their dad starts to fall apart-- literally! It's up to Little Nicky to save him by finding his rotten brothers and bringing them home before his dad wastes away.
7.
Mystery Men (1999) as Special Effects Coordinator
In futuristic Champion City, a large scale robbery draws the would-be derring-do of three earnest but unlikely saviors. The Blue Raja sports a turban and Brit accent and tries to subdue his enemies by flinging forks and spoons. Shoveler wears a hard hat and wields a shovel, while blustering, leather
8.
Star Trek: Insurrection (1998) as Special Effects Coordinator
When Captain Jean-Luc Picard of the Enterprise gets word that Lt. Commander Data has run amok and taken a cultural survey team hostage, his first concern is to save Data--who will have to be destroyed if he cannot be repaired. But when Picard investigates, he finds something strange about the Ba'ku, the race the survey team was observing. The Enterprise command team also discovers that there is more to the supposed cultural survey than they had been told. Soon, Captain Picard is forced to choose between disobeying a direct order and violating the Prime Directive of the Federation.
9.
Air Force One (1997) as Special Effects Coordinator
The President of the United States, James Marshall, takes a tough anti-terrorist stance and then becomes a hostage himself when Air Force One is taken over by terrorists from Kazakhstan, led by Ivan Korshunov, who demand the release of their fascistic leader General Radek. The President seems to escape from the plane in an emergency capsule yet is actually hiding on board. He silently kills a member of the terrorist group before establishing contact with F-15's to engage the hijacked plane. As passengers escape by parachute, Marshall is captured by Ivan and forced to release General Radek, setting in motion an international incident.
10.
Postman, The (1997) as Special Effects (Caliban Filmworks/Los Angeles)
Set some 20 years in the future after the devastating Second Civil War, the story revolves around a drifter who unwittingly becomes a national hero. On the run from an evil and oppressive sect known as the Holns, the drifter retreats to the woods of the Northwestern U.S. and assumes the identity of a postal employee when he inadvertantly stumbles upon a wrecked postal vehicle. Although the United States government has long been disbanded, The Postman begins to deliver the mail - providing a sense of hope to the frightened locals who have for too long lived under the Holn's oppressive ways.
11.
Star Trek: First Contact (1996) as Special Effects Coordinator
The USS Enterprise must travel back in time to fight an ominous alien race set to take over humanity.
12.
Eraser (1996) as Effects Coordinator
It's Federal Marshal John Kruger's duty to keep witnesses hidden within the government's Witness Protection Program safe. Now he must protect Lee Cullen, who inadvertently uncovered a scheme to deliver one of the most advanced super-weapons ever developed--the rail gun--into hands that could shift the world's balance of power forever. What she doesn't know is that the conspiracy reaches the highest levels of government and industry, and the players involved will stop at nothing to keep her from exposing the truth. Kruger is matched against an unknown challenger whose cunning skill equals his own as he guards Lee against the conspirators. As Kruger himself falls under suspicion as the traitor within the program, he sets out to prove his innocence to Robert Deguerin, his mentor, and Beller, the head of the WPP. In a world where allies could be enemies, Kruger and Lee come to trust only each other as the deadly players in the conspiracy close in on them, and time continues to run out.
13.
Heat (1995) as Special Effects Coordinator
A group of five lifetime robbers plan one last heist, but they find it hard to complete with the LAPD on their tail.
14.
Strange Days (1995) as Special Effects Coordinator
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
15.
Tall Tale: The Unbelievable Adventures of Pecos Bill (1995) as Special Effects Coordinator
Fable set shortly after the turn of the century when the ending of the American frontier collided with modern technology. Young Daniel is working on the family farm in the West, but dreams of automobiles, electricity and everything else progress may bring. But progress also brings land developers who covet the family property. Daniel's father refuses to sell and soon Daniel finds himself on the run from a gunslinger hired to obtain the deed at any cost, and travels into the world of Pecos Bill, Paul Bunyan, John Henry, and Calamity Jane.
16.
North (1994) as Special Effects Coordinator
Feeling unappreciated by his mother and father, an 11-year-old boy finds a lawyer, declares himself a "free agent" and searches the world for the "perfect" parents.
17.
Star Trek: Generations (1994) as Special Effects Supervisor
As the maiden voyage of the third Enterprise is occuring, it is called to save two ships from an energy ribbon, in which Kirk dies. However years later he is needed by Picard to stop an evil villian.
18.
Hocus Pocus (1993) as Special Effects Coordinator
Three outlandishly wild witches return from 17th-century Salem after they're accidentally conjured up by some unsuspecting pranksters. The tricky 300-year-old trio sets out to cast a spell on the town and reclaim their youth - but first they must get their act together and outwit three kids and a talking cat.
19.
Judgment Night (1993) as Special Effects Coordinator
Four male friends witness a brutal murder after making a wrong turn off the highway and are terrorized by the culprits.
20.
Arcade (1993) as Special Effects
All the kids in town are dying to play a hot new video game which transports them to another world with its stunning graphics, thrilling sound effects, and virtual reality simulation.
21.
Harley Davidson And The Marlboro Man (1991) as Special Effects Coordinator
Story of two bikers who rob the wrong armored car in order to save their friends bar. Instead, they end up with tons of drugs and must deal with the mobsters and police chasing them.
22.
Point Break (1991) as Special Effects Coordinator
A rookie FBI agent, hoping to break a bank robbery ring, infiltrates a colony of surfers in Southern California.
23.
Star Trek VI: the Undiscovered Country (1991) as Special Effects Supervisor
Captain Kirk andf his crew must uncover a Federation conspiracy to eliminate an alien race.
24.
Great Pretender, The (1991)
A television movie pilot about a disgruntled journalist who investigates a story about an accidental death and stumbles on a corrupt land deal involving people all the way up to the state house.
25.
Dollman (1991) as Special Effects
Otherworldly cop Brick Bardo lands on Earth, only to find that on our planet, he's the size of a small doll. As he battles a gang of doll-sized alien outlaws, he must also protect the human family that took him in and escape Earth with his tiny limbs intact.
26.
Harley Davidson And The Marlboro Man (1991) as Special Effects
Story of two bikers who rob the wrong armored car in order to save their friends bar. Instead, they end up with tons of drugs and must deal with the mobsters and police chasing them.
27.
Ghost (1990) as Special Effects Supervisor
This is one of the most romantic films ever made. Ironically, most of the genuine love communicated between Sam (Patrick Swayze) and his wife Molly (Demi Moore) has to go through wacky psychic Oda Mae (Whoopi Goldberg). That's because Sam is a ghost and Oda Mae is the only person who can talk to him. Sam wants to warn Molly about the danger she is in from his killer Carl (Tony Goldwyn), but has to get the goods on him first. This is the film that reminds you never to take love for granted and how much fun pottery can be.
28.
Lord Of The Flies (1990) as Special Effects (Usa)
Stranded on a deserted island, English schoolboys revert back to primitive ways.
29.
The Blob (1988) as Mechanical Effects Supervisor
A strange lifeform consumes everything in its path as it grows.
30.
Return of the Living Dead Part II (1988) as Special Physical Effects
31.
No Way Out (1987) as Special Effects
When the young mistress of the Secretary of Defense is found murdered, a young Naval officer, who was her secret lover, must uncover the truth behind the crime before his affair with her is discovered and he becomes the fall guy in what appears to be a high-ranking conspiracy.
32.
Stingray (1985)
Stingray, a rebel cop, sports a fancy car and goes his own way, bucking the establishment. This movie was the basis for the NBC series premiering on March 11, 1986.
33.
Hunter (1984)
Rick Hunter, a mobster's son turned cop, is partnered with a brassy female detective.
34.
Cowboy (1983)
James Brolin plays a tenderfoot rancher in this contemporary Western, a disillusioned schoolteacher who returns from the big city to the scene of his boyhood to fulfill a dream, and Ted Danson is a crippled ex-rodeo performer he hires to teach him the ropes and help run the spread. Annie Potts is the local cafe owner who gives them a boost on behalf of the locals, while land baron Randy Quaid, crooked banker George DiCenzo and nasty Sheriff Michael Pataki conspire to grab Brolin's land. Filmed in and near Waxahachie, Texas. (James Brolin replaced Gary Busey after one day of filming.)
35.
Starflight One (1983)
A hypersonic passenger jet is forced into orbit.
36.
Blade Runner (1982) as Special Floor Effects Supervisor
An ex cop comes out of retirement in order to hunt down androids who are being reproduced for purpose of slavery.
37.
Legend Of The Lone Ranger, The (1981) as Special Effects
Biography of John Reid, alias the Lone Ranger.
38.
1941 (1979) as Special Effects
In the days after Pearl Harbor, Californians prepare for a Japanese invasion.
39.
World's Greatest Lover, The (1977) as Special Effects
Rudy Valentine is a baker in 1920s Milwaukee. After entering a Hollywood talent search for the new Rudolph Valentino, Rudy and his wife Annie go out to Hollywood where they hope he will get a screen test. But once there, Annie falls in love with the real Valentino. Jealous of the romantic star, Rudy
40.
Black Sunday (1977) as Special Effects
Terrorists threaten to unleash a deadly plague at the Superbowl.
41.
Raid On Entebbe (1977)
This was the second star-laden dramatization of the Israeli rescue of plane-bound hostages taken during a Palestinian hijacking on July 4, 1976. Cinematographer Bill Butler won an Emmy Award for his work. Others nominated were Peter Finch (his last screen role), Martin Balsam and Yaphet Kotto, direc
42.
Autobiography Of Miss Jane Pittman, The (1974)
Winner of nine Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Drama of the 1973-74 season, this was one of the most acclaimed TV movies ever, highlighted by Cicely Tyson's Emmy-winning performance as the (fictional) woman who was born into slavery in the 1850s and lived to see the Civil Rights movement a centur

Visual Effects (feature film)

43.
Awakening Land, The (1978)
A lusty frontier saga about a pioneer woman and her love for her family, the man she marries and the land on which she lives, dramatized from Conrad Richter's Pulitzer Prize-winning trilogy. Emmy Award nominations went to Elizabeth Montgomery (her tenth), Hal Holbrook and Jeanette Nolan for their ac

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