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William S. Gilmore Jr.

William S. Gilmore Jr.



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Director (feature film)

Gunpoint (1966) as Assistant Director
A Colorado sheriff pursues a ruthless gang of train robbers into New Mexico, where he has no official jurisdiction. Accompanying him is a motley posse, including a sharp-shooting gambler whose fiancee the gang has kidnapped.
Shenandoah (1965) as Assistant Director
A Virginia farmer fights to keep his family together during the Civil War.
For Love or Money (1963) as Assistant Director
A millionairess forces her lawyer to find suitable husbands for her three daughters who stand to inherit a fortune.

Writer (feature film)

Silent Predators (1999) as Screenwriter
The fire chief of a small California town helps to fight a deadly infestation of hybrid snakes. After a tropical rattler is accidentally released into the area, it breeds with the local rattlesnake population, creating a new breed of snakes more deadly than any ever encountered. The snake threat is

Producer (feature film)

Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007)
Andy, an overextended broker, lures his younger brother, Hank, into a larcenous scheme: the pair will rob a suburban mom-and-pop jewelry store that appears to be the quintessential easy target. The problem is, the store owners are Andy and Hank's actual mom and pop and, when the seemingly perfect cr
Elevator, The (2003) as Executive Producer
A technician and an ambitious reporter in New York investigate an elevator showing erratic and horrific behaviour and discover that it is part of an evil experiment which has gone terribly out of control.
Silent Predators (1999) as Co-Executive Producer
The fire chief of a small California town helps to fight a deadly infestation of hybrid snakes. After a tropical rattler is accidentally released into the area, it breeds with the local rattlesnake population, creating a new breed of snakes more deadly than any ever encountered. The snake threat is
Soldier's Sweetheart, A (1998) as Producer
Naive young Marianne secretly visits her sweetheart Fossie, a young medic serving in the Vietnam War, at his post near the village of Song Tra Bong. The enlisted men are comforted by her innocent presence in the war zone, but Marianne eventually becomes disturbingly and hopelessly drawn into the madness of the conflict.
Fire Down Below (1997) as Executive Producer
EPA agent Jack Taggart has set out on assignment to discover the killer of his most trusted colleague. Following the agent''s last known path, Taggart travels through Appalachia only to discover lethal chemical dumping sites of cyanide, benzene, and dTCE. The people in the region are getting sick and whoever is responsible for the dumping is being protected by a wall of silence. Infiltrating the community, Taggart centers his investigation around mining tycoon Orin Hanner who is tied to those mines being used for the illegal dumping. Taggart also meets Sarah Kellogg who protects a family secret that may lead to an ecological disaster.
Curse of the Starving Class (1995) as Producer
Set on a rundown farm in modern-day America, a family struggles to live the American dream in a country that is being sold off by opportunist developers. Based on Sam Shepard's play "Curse of the Starving Class."
Watch It (1993) as Executive Producer
Story about the lives of seven young people; some of whom--particularly the men--have a difficult time maturing.
Sandlot, The (1993) as Producer
The adventures of a group of kids in a small town who play baseball.
The Player (1992) as Co-Executive Producer
A rising producer tries to cover up the accidental killing of a screenwriter who was stalking him.
A Few Good Men (1992) as Executive Producer
When a Marine dies on a US Navy base, two fellow Marines stand trial for murder.
Man in the Moon, The (1991) as Executive Producer
Based on a true story, two sisters compete for the romantic attentions of the same man.
Women & Men II (1991) as Producer
A trilogy of three short dramas broadcast as a presentation of "HBO Showcase." Carson McCullers' "A Domestic Dilemma" follows a businessman who confronts his wife because her drinking is a threat to their children's safety. Henry Miller's "Mara" is about an American writer living in Paris and the Po
Women & Men: Stories of Seduction (1990) as Producer
A trilogy of short story adaptations broadcast as a television movie presentation of "HBO Showcase." "Dusk Before Fireworks" is about the relationship between a woman and a gigolo who is continually interrupted by phone calls from other women. "The Man in the Brooks Brothers Shirt" is about a woman
Return of the Living Dead Part II (1988) as Co-Producer
Midnight Run (1988) as Executive Producer
An ex-cop becomes a bounty hunter and tracks down an embezzler.
White Nights (1985) as Producer
A top Russian ballet dancer, who defected to the US, crash lands back in his own country. The KGB throws him in Siberia to live with an American expatriate and his Russian wife as a way of convincing him to stay in his homeland.
Against All Odds (1984) as Producer
A shady nightclub owner and part-time bookie sends a down-and-out ex-pro football player to Mexico to find the former's girlfriend who has run out on him. But, once he tracks her down, the ex-jock falls for her and then tries to cover it up by saying he can't find her.
Another Woman's Child (1983) as Supervising Producer
This drama about step-parenting finds Linda Lavin and Tony LoBianco as a happily married couple into whose lives suddenly comes the young daughter he fathered out of wedlock. The original title for this movie, co-produced by Lavin, was "The Far Shore."
Tough Enough (1983) as Producer
Art Long wanted to be a country singer, but has been supporting his family by working as tree-trimmer. Tired of this, Art turns to entering Tough Man boxing contests, in which the fighters beat each other brutally. As Art sinks into this violent world, he drifts further away from his dream of a mus
Legend of Walks Far Woman, The (1982) as Producer
Raquel Welch made a personal crusade of getting this film about a legendary Blackfoot Indian woman shown. Not only was it her TV acting debut, but also a production of her own company, filmed in 1979 as a three-hour movie, adapted by novelist Evan Hunter from Colin Stuart's book. It finally was sche
Deadly Blessing (1981) as Executive Producer
Martha lives near the headquarters of a religious cult led by a man named Isaiah. Martha's husband had been a member of the cult and was murdered after he left it. When Martha's friends Vicky and Lana come to live in the area, they begin to have bad dreams and accidents, and before long all three of the women fear for their lives.
Defiance (1980) as Producer
Tommy moves into temporary housing in a New York neighborhood that is terrorized by a gang called the Souls. While waiting for his next assignment at sea, Tommy tries keep to himself, but eventually he's forced to engage with his neighbors and the gang. By standing up to the gang, he manages to chan
S.O.S. Titanic (1979) as Executive Producer
A story about the sinking of the Titanic in 1912.
One In A Million: The Ron Le Flore Story (1978) as Producer
The true story of baseball star Ron LeFlore from his days as a street-corner punk with no future to his days behind bars on a petty robbery conviction and his ultimate once-in-a-lifetime chance with the Detroit Tigers, where he became an outstanding player.
Just Me and You (1978) as Producer
Louise ("Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman") Lasser wrote this comedy-drama about a slightly daffy New Yorker with a compulsion to talk who shares a cross-country drive with a down-to-earth salesman -- and wrote herself into the lead role.
Last Remake of Beau Geste, The (1977) as Producer
The priceless Blue Water sapphire is coveted by the heirs of Sir Hector Geste - his new wife, Flavia; his daughter, Isabel; and his adopted twin sons, heroic Beau and pathetic Digby. When Sir Hector takes to his deathbed (where he remains for the duration of the film), Beau absconds with the stone, to keep it from his stepmother. Flavia pursues him to North Africa, dispensing sexual favors to promote her schemes.
Jaws (1975)
The sheriff of an island town takes to the seas when a bloodthirsty shark invades the local waters.
The Wrath of God (1972) as Associate Producer
A bootlegger and a defrocked priest join forces during a bloody Central American revolution.
Flight of the Doves (1971) as Associate Producer
Two orphans flee across Ireland to escape their menacing stepfather.
Hell Boats (1970) as Exec in charge of prod
James Franciscus, Elizabeth Shepherd, Ronald Allen, Reuven Bar-Yotam, Inigo Jackson. A daring plan to destroy the Nazi arsenal in Sicily is set in motion by an American commander (James Franciscus) serving under the British Royal Navy near Malta.
Soldier Blue (1970) as Associate Producer
After a cavalry group is massacred by the Cheyenne, only two survivors remain: Honus, a naive private devoted to his duty, and Cresta, a young woman who had lived with the Cheyenne two years and whose sympathies lie more with them than with the US government. Together, they must try to reach the cavalry's main base camp. As they travel onward, Honus is torn between his growing affection for Cresta, and his disgust for her anti-American beliefs. They reach the cavalry campsite on the eve of an attack on a Cheyenne village, where Honus will learn which side has really been telling him the truth.
...tick...tick...tick... (1970) as Associate Producer
A black sheriff's arrival sets off racial fireworks in a small southern town.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Little Shop of Horrors (1986) as Line Producer
A timid shop clerk discovers a plant from outer space that lives on blood.
Mosquito Squadron (1970) as Prod supv
A World War II pilot is assigned to free a captured flyer whose wife he''''s been romancing.
...tick...tick...tick... (1970) as Unit Production Manager
A black sheriff's arrival sets off racial fireworks in a small southern town.
Counterpoint (1968) as Unit Production Manager
A small orchestra, touring Germany during World War II, is captured by a German military unit and forced to play for them.
Inspector Clouseau (1968) as Mirisch co. supv
Scotland Yard borrows a bumbling French police detective to investigate a train robbery.
The Ride to Hangman's Tree (1967) as Unit Production Manager
Gunfight in Abilene (1967) as Unit Production Manager
Fighting in the Civil War a man accidently kills his friend. Returning to Abilene after the war he finds his former sweetheart about to marry the brother of the man he killed. To pay his debt he not only refuses to win her back but takes the job of Sheriff, a job he doesn't want, when the brother asks him. Still haunted by the killing he refuses to carry a gun. But there is trouble between the ranchers and the farmers and when he finds the brother murdered he straps on a gun and heads after the killer.
The Appaloosa (1966) as Unit Production Manager
A wandering cowboy returns to his sleepy border hometown with the hopes of settling down. But when a merciless Mexican bandit steals his prize possession, it's a fight to the death for honor in the Old West.

Film Production - Unit (feature film)

My Sexiest Year (2007)
A young man has a never-to-be-forgotten romantic encounter with a top international model.

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