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Jack Baur

Jack Baur


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Birth Place: Profession: Casting ...


Casting (feature film)

Inchon (1982) as Casting
When Time Ran Out (1980) as Casting
A group of tourists are staying in a hotel on a remote Pacific island. When warnings of an impending volcanic eruption are issued, they are advised to wait for a rescue team. But with the lava flowing directly toward the hotel, a small group of guests choose instead to head for higher ground and safety on the other side of the island.
Beyond the Poseidon Adventure (1979) as Casting
Rival salvage parties enter an upside down ocean liner in search of treasure.
Choirboys, The (1977) as Casting
The careers and personal lives of a group of bigoted and hard-drinking Los Angeles policemen are examined. Although the officers provide emotional support for each other, they are lacking in sensitivity and judgement on the job. And when one of them accidentally shoots a teenage homosexual in a city
Fire! (1977) as Casting
A forest fire started by a convict to cover his escape from a road gang threatens to destroy a mountain community. Later (6/11/78) this two-hour movie was cut to ninety minutes and put on TV's first disaster double bill, teamed with Irwin Allen's "Flood."
Dynasty (james A. Michener's) (1976) as Casting
The saga of a pioneer family -- husband, wife and brother-in-law -- torn by jealousy, deception and rivalry in love and business as they seek their fortune on the Ohio frontier. The pilot, originally entitled "The Americans" and covering a thirty-five-year period starting in the 1820s, looks to be a
Flood! (1976) as Casting
Irwin Allen''s first made-for-TV disaster movie follows the course charted by its wide-screen big brothers, only this time it''s a small town about to be devastated by a flood when a faulty dam bursts. At a reported cost of $2.5 million, this was, according to network publicity, the most expensive film made to that time for television. A companion Irwin Allen movie called "Fire" was aired several weeks later, and then each was trimmed to ninety minutes and rerun as a TV double bill subsequently. This movie''s formal title was "Irwin Allen''s Production of ''Flood''."
Hustle (1975) as Casting
Cynical policeman Phil Gaines is investigating the case of a dead porn actress/stripper whose body was found on the beach. Things are complicated when the dead woman''s father decides to conduct his own investigation.
Adventures of the Queen (1975) as Casting
A luxury cruise ship is threatened with destruction -- with all aboard -- as part of a deadly vendetta against a multi-millionaire passenger in true Irwin Allen seagoing disaster style. The liner Queen Mary provided the backdrop for this suspense movie.
Logan's Run (1975)
A future police officer uncovers the deadly secret behind a society that worships youth.
Papillon (1973)
Two Devil's Island prisoners devote all of their time to hatching escape plans.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

The Poseidon Adventure (1972) as Casting
Passengers and crew struggle to escape an ocean liner turned upside down.
Overland Pacific (1954) as Casting dir
Jock Mahoney, Peggie Castle, Adele Jergens, William Bishop, Chubby Johnson. Undercover agent Rose Granger is sent to the western village of Oaktown to investigate the delay in a railroad installation. Director Fred F. Sears and star Jock Mahoney previously worked together as actors in Charles Starrett''s "Durango Kid" series.
The Captive City (1952) as Casting dir
A small-town newspaper editor defies threats to expose the mob.
A Kiss for Corliss (1949) as Casting dir
A false rumor spreads through a town about the relationship between a teenage girl and an older sophisticated man.
Force of Evil (1949) as Casting dir
A crooked lawyer tries to protect his numbers running brother from a ruthless crime boss.

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