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Also Known As: Died: April 18, 2010
Born: Cause of Death: stroke
Birth Place: Profession: Stunts ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Transformers (2007)
The Earth is caught in the middle of an intergalactic battle between two races of robots, the heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons. All that stands between the Decepticons and ultimate power is a clue held by young Sam Witwicky. Unaware that he is mankind's last chance for survival, Sam and Bumblebee, his robot disguised as a car, are in a race against an enemy unlike anything anyone has seen before.
2.
Transformers: First Encounter (2002)
The Earth is caught in the middle of an intergalactic war between two races of robots, the heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons, which are able to change into a variety of objects, including cars, trucks, planes and other technological creations.
3.
Bachelor's Baby, The (1996)
A bachelor's life is changed when a former girlfriend reappears with the child she says is his. He agrees to take care of the baby while his ex-girlfriend tries to get her life in order. Even though he is initially overwhelmed, he comes to love the baby and is shaken when the woman reclaims the baby
4.
Geronimo: An American Legend (1993) as Schoonover Gang
The story of the legendary Native American leader, from 1881 until his death in 1909, focusing on his adversarial relationship with U.S. Cavalry Lt. Charles Gatewood. Gatewood tried to convince Geronimo to settle on a reservation, rather than face certain death.
5.
Desperate Prey (1992) as Grundy
After videotaping herself having sex with a prominent lawyer, Lucy accidentally films his bloody murder. A twisted trail of terror draws her and another woman into a maze of horror as they are stalked by a brutal killer.
6.
Bloodmoon (1991) as Mr Owens
A breed of vampires come to Earth to feed off human blood.
7.
Lords of the Deep (1989)
A marine scientist discovers an alien in the sea.
8.
Red Heat (1988)
A tough, disciplined Russian policeman teams up with an unpredictable, wise-cracking Chicago detective to track down the most wanted Russian criminal.
9.
Split Decisions (1988)
Two sons in the McGuinn family are talented prizefighters. The youngest is working with his father to train for the Olympics. But the oldest son has chosen a different path and has gotten involved with crooked fight promoters to advance his career, resulting in a great deal of stress in their family.
10.
Raw Deal (1986)
An ex-FBI agent goes undercover into a gang to bring down the leader.
11.
Mask (1985)
A lady biker and her deformed son try to lead normal lives.
12.
Commando (1985)
A retired special agent is forced out of retirement when his daughter is kidnapped by a band of thugs intent on revenge.
13.
Pale Rider (1985)
A mysterious avenger helps the innocent citizens of a corrupt gold-mining town.
14.
Rhinestone (1984)
15.
WarGames (1983)
In search of the ultimate game, a young man accidentally hacks into the government''s top military computer.
16.
17.
Legend Of The Lone Ranger, The (1981)
Biography of John Reid, alias the Lone Ranger.
18.
Son-rise: A Miracle Of Love (1979) as Raun Kaufman
A poignant true story of a couple who discover that their son is a autistic but refuse to believe gloomy medical prognoses and devise their own ways of treating him. Remarkable performances were gotten from the two youngsters who played the boy, three-year-old twin great-grandsons of veteran directo
19.
Charleston (1979) as 1st Soldier
A tacky road-company version of "Gone with the Wind" involving a southern belle who is determined to hang onto her aristocratic family's mansion following the Civil War. Its dubious distinction comes from its feminist viewpoint and the fact that its producer, director and writer were all women (the

Stunts (feature film)

20.
Due Date (2010)
When an expectant father - whose wife's due date is a mere five days away - has his flight plans go awry, he's forced to hitch a ride with an aspiring actor. Ultimately, their cross-country trip turns out to be anything but a joyride.
21.
Comebacks, The (2007)
A football coach with the worst losing record in the history of the sport goes for a shot at redemption with a ragtag college team.
22.
Astronaut Farmer, The (2006)
From the time he was a child, Charles Farmer had only one goal: to be an astronaut. Earning his degree in aerospace engineering and joining the Air Force as a pilot, Farmer was a natural for NASA's astronaut training program and was well on his way when a family situation forced him to drop out. Bu
23.
Kicking & Screaming (2005) as Stunts
Phil Weston is an average Joe who's had to put up all his life with his overly competitive father, Buck. When Phil decides to coach his 10-year-old son's soccer team, he goes head-to-head for the league championship against Buck, who coaches his own young son on the preeminent team of the league. Old scores come into play as Phil and Buck find themselves going to extreme measures to win the championship trophy.
24.
Herbie: Fully Loaded (2005)
Maggie Peyton is the new owner of Number 53--the free wheelin' Volkswagen bug with a mind of its own; she puts the car through its paces on the road to becoming a NASCAR competitor. As a third generation member of a NASCAR family, racing is in Maggie Peyton's blood, but she is forbidden from pursuing her dream by her overprotective father, Ray Peyton, Sr. When Ray Sr. offers Maggie a car as a college graduation present, he takes her to a junkyard to choose one from an assortment of very used cars. Maggie has her eye on an old Nissan, but a certain rusty, banged up '63 VW Bug seems to be clamoring for her attention. To her surprise, Maggie leaves the lot with Herbie. As she prepares to leave town for a position with ESPN News, Maggie discovers that Herbie has a mind of his own--and an alternate route for her future.
25.
50 First Dates (2004) as Stunts
Arctic marine life veterinarian Henry Roth has his future all mapped out. When he's not tending to the sea animals at Sea Life Park in Hawaii, he is breaking the hearts of mainland tourists in search of a vacation romance. A long-term relationship for Henry is out of the question. It would scuttle his 10-year dream of sailing to Alaska to study the underwater life of walruses. Henry is close to making his dream come true when his schooner, the Sea Serpent, suffers a mishap during a trial run, which lands him at the Hukilau Café where the regulars eye him with distrust when he sets his eyes on one of its patrons, the beautiful young Lucy Whitmore. Henry is immediately smitten with Lucy, and after a first chat with her about waffles and sea mammals, Henry finds himself more and more interested in Lucy. Ignoring his own rule about dating local girls, he makes a date to meet her for breakfast the next day. But when he arrives and makes a reference to their previous conversation, she thinks he's some kind of freak and calls for help. Lucy has no idea who he is. And Henry realizes that if he wants to win her affections, he's going to have to start over again every day for the rest of his life.
26.
Bad Santa (2003)
Willie T. Stokes is a washed-up, wise-cracking Department Store Santa who can't help but be more naughty than nice. Underneath his ill-fitting red suit, Willie is actually a safecracker who makes one big score every year--on Christmas Eve. As shoppers head home from the mall, this Santa and his inge
27.
Live From Baghdad (2002)
A dramatization of CNN's coverage of the Gulf War. In August 1990, CNN producer Robert Wiener, along with his producing partner and alter ego Ingrid Formanek, led their group of journalists and crew to the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, a few months before the U.N.-imposed deadline for the Iraqis to with
28.
Catch Me If You Can (2002) as Stunts
Based on a true story, Frank W. Abagnale was employed as a doctor, a lawyer, and as a co-pilot for a major airline company-all before reaching his 21st birthday. A successful con artist and master of deception, Frank is also a brilliant forger, whose skill at check fraud has netted him millions of dollars in stolen funds--much to the chagrin of the authorities. FBI Agent Carl Hanratty has made it his prime mission to capture him and bring him to justice, however Frank is always one step ahead of Carl, baiting him to continue the chase.
29.
Punch-Drunk Love (2002)
Barry Egan is the socially impaired owner of a small business, distributing novelty toilet plungers-in the San Fernando Valley. Dominated by seven sisters, and constantly negotiating his own manhood, he is unlikely to find romance unless romance finds him. In an attempt to resolve his loneliness, wh
30.
Stealing Harvard (2002)
Duff and Jason are best friends, but couldn't be more different. Duff is a confirmed under-achiever and a lifelong bad influence on John. John is a practical, hard working guy who only wants to marry his longtime girlfriend Elaine. Elaine and John have vowed to marry once they save $30,000 for the
31.
Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle, The (2000)
Rocky and Bullwinkle must come to the real world to stop Feraless Leader and his sidekicks from taking over the world.
32.
What Planet Are You From? (2000)
An alien, sent to impregnate a human woman, learns to love and raise a family, prompting him to not want to return and exposing the alien invasion in the process.
33.
Magnolia (1999) as Stunts
On one random day in the San Fernando Valley, a dying father, a young wife, a male caretaker, a famous lost son, a police officer in love, a boy genius, an ex-boy genius, a game show host and an estranged daughter will each become part of a dazzling multiplicity of plots, but one story. Through a collusion of coincidence, chance, human action, shared media, past history and divine intervention they will weave and warp through each other's lives on a day that builds to an unforgettable climax.
34.
Waterboy, The (1998)
Bobby Boucher, a socially inept 31-year-old from the swamps of Louisiana, is home schooled and sheltered by his over-protective Mama. His only contact with society is his waterboy job for a college team where the players relentlessly make fun of him, and his coach doesn't let him fight back. This all changes when Bobby gets a new coach who lets him stand up for himself. Bobby finally releases years of pent up rage and is transformed into the most devastating tackler on the team. Now Bobby has to learn how to play football and go to college, all behind his Mama's back. Let's just hope Mama doesn't find out.
35.
Replacement Killers, The (1998) as Stunts
John Lee is a hired gun who must pay a debt to Asian crime boss Terence Wei. His final mission is to travel to Manhattan to kill the 7-year-old son of the cop responsible for the death of Wei's son during a drug buy. However, Lee develops a conscious and cannot pull the trigger on the child. He knows this will make him a target and that his mother and sister in Shanghai are living on borrowed time. Trying to return to China, Lee enlists the aid of master forger Meg Coburn to construct a phony passport. But before the job is done, Wei's trigger men attack and Lee and Coburn begin their long flight, pursued through New York City.
36.
Vegas Vacation (1997)
Nobody plans a vacation better than Clark Griswold. This time out, Clark has finally chosen the perfect destination. He's selected the Promised Land where the Griswolds can enjoy their own special brand of kinship and reach certain vacation nirvana: the new family-entertainment capital of America -- Las Vegas, Nevada. But Clark didn't count on one thing. Despite Vegas' new image as a city with wholesome activities for the whole family to enjoy, its tempting underbelly still lures the unsuspecting with its glitzy, glammy enchantments. And each wide-eyed member of the Griswold gang becomes seduced by the easy enticements of Sin City. Can the Griswolds come back together once they've tasted the high life in Lost Wages? Before their Vegas voyage is over, they'll see and do it all: wonder at the illusion of a Siegfried & Roy stage extravaganza, scale the dizzying heights of the Hoover Dam, thrill at the bulbs and buzz on the Strip and indulge in the decadent pleasures of the big-ticket suites.
37.
Kansas City (1996)
In 1934, while the rest of the country was mired in the Depression, Kansas City thrived with gambling, prostitution, and jazz-filled nightclubs flourishing under the rule of city bosses and organized crime. On the eve of the municipal elections, a scrappy telegraph operator, Blondie O'Hara, has kidnapped wealthy Carolyn Stilton, a drug-addicted socialite wife married to an advisor to president Roosevelt. Blondie plans to swap Carolyn for her small-time gangster husband Johnnie who has been taken hostage by big-time gangster and club owner Seldom Seen. Robert Altman's riff on race, class, and power cross-cuts between the two kidnappings and the background of corrupt politics and virtuoso jazz music.
38.
Set It Off (1996)
Stony, Cleo, Tisean and Frankie have been through a lot together while growing up in the projects of Los Angeles. They've been scammed by sleazy employers, slammed by heartless boyfriends, and slapped around by neighborhood cops. No matter how tough the going got--when one found herself in trouble, she had three life-long friends backing her up. Now comes the ultimate test. A tragic chain of events has brought these inseparable companions closer than ever. With their world in turmoil and their backs against the wall, they decide to seize their fortune--literally. Virtually overnight, the women spiral into an uncharacteristic world of crime. Targeting the banks of LA, the quartet rob the city's most vulnerable financial institutions. Flush with cash, they discover that easy money can inch them towards their elusive goal of escaping from the projects. But with the police hot on their trail, breaking out of prison may be easier than busting free from the 'hood.
39.
Wild Bill (1995) as Stunt Player
Biopic about famous gunslinger Wild Bill Hickock.
40.
Destiny Turns on the Radio (1995) as Stunts
An ex-con goes to Vegas for his share of a heist, staying one step ahead of the law thanks to a friend.
41.
Major Payne (1995)
When peace breaks out in America, killing machine Major Benson Winifred Payne, United States Marine Corps Special Forces, is given his marching orders... to the unemployment line. Unable to cope with civilian life, Payne is thrust back into the military regimen as commander of the Madison Academy Junior ROTC. How does the military's most dangerous secret weapon discipline a few good men when none of them is even old enough to shave? Any way he wants! At least until Dr. Emily Walburn, school counselor, joins his tour of duty.
42.
Percy and Thunder (1993)
A young black fighter and his veteran trainer are pitted against big-money boxing's bureaucracy of influence and greed.
43.
Robocop 3 (1993)
Robocop fights a group of developers who try to steal land from the rightful owners.
44.
In the Line of Fire (1993)
An aging Secret Service agent fights to save the president from an assassin.
45.
Out On A Limb (1992) as Stunts
An investment banker, looking up his sister, loses all his expensive trappings, including a phone number worth $160 million dollars, in a remote town inhabited by a lot of strange folks.
46.
Sneakers (1992) as Stunts
Story about a team of security experts who naively enter into a covert government operation after their leader is blackmailed.
47.
Wayne's World (1992)
Wayne and Garth's public access show goes national as Wayne falls in love with a budding rock musician.
48.
Thunderheart (1992) as Stunts
An FBI man gets back in touch with his Native roots investigating a murder on a reservation.
49.
Defenseless (1991) as Stunts
An unstable Los Angeles attorney discovers that her male lover and client is married to her long-lost college roommate. When he's found murdered, she becomes the defense attorney for his wife, who's been accused in the case.
50.
Robocop 2 (1990) as Stunts
Cyborg law enforcement continues, this time battling a new, addictive designer drug, nuke.
51.
Wild At Heart (1990) as Stunts
Two lovers trek to California while being pursued by a hitman.
52.
Problem Child (1990) as Stunts
A couple adopts a trouble-making brat.
53.
K-9 (1989)
Comedy about a cop and his German sheperd partner who break up a drug ring.
54.
Out of the Dark (1989) as Stunts
"Suite Nothings," a phone-sex operation, sees its initial success stalled by a series of brutal murders. Attractive female workers are being knocked off one by one, and while the killer leaves little for the police to go on, it seems that the killer is one of Suite Nothings' most unlikely clients.
55.
Split Decisions (1988)
Two sons in the McGuinn family are talented prizefighters. The youngest is working with his father to train for the Olympics. But the oldest son has chosen a different path and has gotten involved with crooked fight promoters to advance his career, resulting in a great deal of stress in their family.
56.
Red Heat (1988)
A tough, disciplined Russian policeman teams up with an unpredictable, wise-cracking Chicago detective to track down the most wanted Russian criminal.
57.
Dead Pool, The (1988)
San Francisco's "Dirty Harry'' Callahan protects a newswoman and others on a celebrity hit list.
58.
Little Nikita (1988) as Stunts
A teenager discovers his parents are "sleeper" KGB agents who, after being inactive for 20 years, are called upon to run one last dangerous mission.
59.
Shy People (1987) as Stunt Coordinator
A New York journalist fed up with city life and concerned for the welfare of her trendy daughter, takes off for the deep south in search of her great uncle.
60.
Barfly (1987) as Stunts
61.
Nadine (1987)
62.
No Way Out (1987) as Stunts
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.
63.
Kindred, The (1987) as Stunts
64.
Last Innocent Man, The (1987)
Harry Nash, a criminal defense attorney at the peak of his career, is tired of dealing with guilty clients and decides to quit his profession. His resolve weakens when he has a torrid affair with a woman who convinces him to defend her estranged husband against a murder charge. Harry's search for th
65.
Nobody's Fool (1986) as Stunt Coordinator
Cassie was very sad and lonely. When she got pregnant, her boyfriend Billy left her. Cassie finally gave the baby up for adoption, a choice she regretted, and attempted suicide several times. She is working unhappily at her job in a bar in the small town of Buckeye when a Los Angeles theater group a
66.
Ratboy (1986) as Stunts
A department store window dresser is out of work when she meets a young man who has the face of a rat. She decides that if she can turn this Ratboy into a celebrity they will get rich, but they encounter a series of misadventures.
67.
Blue City (1986) as Stunts
When the mayor's son Billy Turner returns to his hometown, he is arrested after getting into a bar fight. Billy assumes his father can free him, but learns that he has died. Billy suspects foul play and investigates the death upon his release.
68.
Year Of The Dragon (1985) as Stunt Coordinator
A tough-talking New York City detective is set on bringing a powerful Chinatown crime lord to justice.
69.
My Science Project (1985) as Stunts
A group of high-school kids uncover a mysterious devide that can transport them into diffent time warps.
70.
Commando (1985) as Stunts
A retired special agent is forced out of retirement when his daughter is kidnapped by a band of thugs intent on revenge.
71.
Bachelor Party (1984) as Stunts
A guy's buddies throw him a bachelor party to end all bachelor parties in a ritzy hotel penthouse suite.
72.
Spacehunter (1983) as Stunts
Three women make an emergency landing on a disease-plagued planet and are captured. One man and his companion are sent to find them.
73.
Sword And The Sorcerer, The (1982) as Stunts
A young mercenary knight in medieval England discovers that he is a prince who has forgotten his royal heritage. He attempts to regain his kingdom, but it's now under the control of a tyrannical knight and an evil sorcerer. If he can take back his kingdom, he can save a princess who has been taken hostage by the evil duo.
74.
Borderline (1980) as Stunts
Jeb Maynard is a border patrol agent who is working to prevent illegal aliens from entering the United States from Mexico. He is in pursuit of the "coyote" Hotchkiss, who smuggles people in for big money and with no regard for their safety. While working on the case, Jeb becomes attracted an illegal alien named Elena who was brought into the U.S. by Hotchkiss and agrees to lead Jeb to him. And as Jeb works with Elena, he becomes more and more sympathetic to her and her son who desperately desire a better life than the one they had in Mexico.
75.
Prophecy (1979) as Stunts
When Dr. Robert Verne and his wife go to Maine to study the effects of a lumber mill on the environment there, they find a horrifying variety of mutations in the local wildlife. After a series of violent deaths of people in the area, a research expedition is formed, and a large, mutant bear is found to be the killer.
76.
Concorde--Airport '79, The (1979) as Stunts
A plane carrying people to the Moscow Olympics has a bomb onboard. When missiles are fired on it, it becomes necessary to fly the plane upside-down.
77.
The Manitou (1978) as Stunts
A psychic's girlfriend finds out that a lump on her back is a growing reincarnation of a 400 year-old demonic Native American spirit.

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