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Birth Place: Profession: Visual Effects ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Visual Effects (feature film)

1.
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.
2.
Music of the Heart (1999) as Special Effects Coordinator
Based on the true story of Roberta Guaspari-Tzavaras and her passion for teaching. A single mother of two young children, whose husband left her for a family friend, leaves the security of her small hometown and moves to East Harlem and begins teaching violin to support her family. She didn't have e
3.
Entrapment (1999) as Special Effects Coordinator (New York Unit)
Robert "Mac" MacDougal has an untarnished reputation as the world's greatest art thief. So when a priceless Rembrant is stolen in New York, the evidence points to Mac. Insurance investigator "Gin" Baker persuades her boss, whose company will lose $24 million on the theft, to let her go after the master criminal. The strong-willed and resourceful Gin has to entrap Mac, but he proves even more elusive and crafty than she expected. While engaging in an electric pas de deux of wariness and attraction, Mac and Gin form an edgy partnership that takes them from London, via the Western Isles of Scotland, to Kuala Lumpur, the high-tech capital of Malaysia. Together they come up with a daring plan for a multi-billion dollar-heist tied to the dawn of a new millennium...
4.
Devil's Advocate, The (1997) as Special Effects
Kevin Lomax, a top-notch Florida lawyer who specializes in jury selection, is summoned to New York City by the enigmatic owner of a huge law firm. After accepting a position at Milton, Chadwick, Waters, Kevin and his wife Mary Ann head for the Big Apple and a luxurious lifestyle. Lomax soon meets John Milton, the founding partner of the firm with worldwide financial and political interests. Winning soon becomes an obsession for Kevin. However, Mary Ann begins telling him that the other partners' wives are not what they appear, that she's having frightening experiences she cannot explain. When Eddie Barzoon, the firm's managing partner, dies a sudden, horrible death, Mary Ann's terrified perceptions pull her away from sanity. And through it all, John Milton keeps reminding his protege that life is rich with possibilities for those who are unafraid to sample them. But Lomax is stepping into Hell. And standing at the gates to welcome him is John Milton.
5.
One Fine Day (1996) as Special Effects Coordinator (New York Unit)
Melanie Parker is a career-minded architect/Super Mom, taking on the demands of single parenting in New York City. Meanwhile, Jack Taylor is a hard-driving newspaper columnist/every-other-weekend Dad, challenging the improprieties of City Hall. Having been let down in the past, she has almost given
6.
Taking the Heat (1993)
A female detective protects a murder witness from the mob.
7.
True Identity (1991) as Special Effects Coordinator (New York Crew)
Comedy about an unemployed black actor who is made up to look like a white man in order to escape from a gangster who has confessed his identity to him in a moment of panic.
8.
State Of Grace (1990) as Special Effects
A man return's home to New York after a ten year absence. He runs into his old friend who is now in the Irish Mob. Soon though he is torn between what is right and his friends.
9.
See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989) as Special Effects
A man is murdered outside a newsstand owned by a blind man and a deaf man who are the only witnesses.
10.
Physical Evidence (1988) as Special Effects (Boston)
Joe Paris, a cop suspended from active duty, awakens from an alcoholic binge to discover that he is being charged for a murder he has no memory of. Jenny Hudson, his court-appointed defense lawyer, is a young feminist eager to prove herself in the courtroom. Joe's history of violence and the physical evidence against him give the D.A. an airtight case, so Jenny and Joe realize the only way to prove his innocence is to find the real killer themselves.
11.
F/X (1986) as Special Effects
12.
Beat Street (1984) as Special Effects
Bronx teens find an outlet to express themselves in the world of hip-hop and breakdancing.
13.
Slayground (1984) as Special Effects (Usa)
14.
Amityville 3: The Demon (1983) as Special Effects (Location Unit)
15.
World According To Garp, The (1982) as Special Effects
Chronicles the life of a writer, Garp, and his mother.
16.
Four Friends (1981) as Special Effects
During the 1960s, Danilo Prozor's free and easy lifestyle perplexes his Yugoslavian father. Danilo and his best friends Jim and Michael are all interested in the same girl, Jodi Thelan, even though it is obvious that she and Danilo are really in love with each other. But with the shifting mores of t
17.
Gloria (1980) as Special Effects
A mild mannered man has been secretly working as an accountant for the mob.
18.
Night Of The Juggler (1980) as Special Effects
Sean Boyd is a divorced father and a former police officer who has an enemy on the force determined to kill him. When Sean's daughter is kidnapped and the police are not helping, Sean goes after her abductor himself, having to evade his would-be killer in the process.
19.
Firepower (1979) as Special Effects
20.
Hair (1979) as Special Effects
A young man joins a hippie commune on the eve of reporting for military service.
21.
The Wiz (1978) as Special Effects
A schoolteacher is swept to a magical land to face witches, wizards and a singing scarecrow.
22.
Rabid (1977) as Special Effects
Rose is involved in a motorcycle accident, and has experimental surgery performed in order to save her life. However, she develops a taste for blood. Her victims grow in number as well as madness, turning the city into chaos.

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