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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Writer (feature film)

1.
Curacao (1993) as Screenwriter
Two men--a Dutch-Australian tavern keeper and a U.S. consulate security officer--with mysterious and dangerous pasts uncover deception, fraud and murder on the Caribbean island of Curacao.
2.
Brenda Starr (1989) as From Story
Adventures of comic book ace reporter Brenda Starr.
3.
Brenda Starr (1989) as Screenwriter
Adventures of comic book ace reporter Brenda Starr.
4.
Return of Frank Cannon, The (1980) as Screenwriter
William Conrad brought his Frank Cannon character out of self-imposed retirement to look into an old friend and Army Intelligence colleague's death, which had been ruled a suicide. A new "Cannon" series did not follow; Conrad instead did one as Nero Wolfe.
5.
Beach Patrol (1979) as Writer
A "Rookies"-in-dune-buggies series pilot in which a comely lady cop is transferred from the narcotics division and assigned to a special police team patrolling California's beaches, only to spot a fugitive drug kingpin and find herself targeted for murder.
6.
Death Squad, The (1974) as Screenwriter
A television carbon of Clint Eastwood's "Magnum Force" (1973), this movie likewise has a hard-nosed cop going after a self-styled assassination squad of bad cops who are methodically eliminating criminals they feel were wrongly exonerated in court. Forster is the one rooting out the bad apples.
7.
Harry in Your Pocket (1973) as Screenwriter
Three super-pickpockets join forces.
8.
Horror at 37,000 Feet, The (1973) as Screenwriter
A people-in-jeopardy fantasy which finds the baggage hold of a jetliner swarming with a gaggle of ghosts preparing to exact revenge on the passengers in first class.
9.
Hijack! (1973) as Screenwriter
Two veteran truckers are hired to haul a top-secret cargo from Los Angeles to Houston and are challenged by a series of hijacking attempts by a group who will stop at nothing to prevent delivery.
10.
Paper Man (1971) as Screenwriter
A suspense drama that begins with a group of college students who create an identity for a fictitious credit card holder after feeding data into a computer and snowballs into a scheme that leaves three of them dead.
11.
Midas Run (1969) as Screenwriter
12.
The Happening (1967) as Story
A kidnapped gangster joins forces with the hippies who abducted him.
13.
The Happening (1967) as Screenwriter
A kidnapped gangster joins forces with the hippies who abducted him.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

14.
Curacao (1993)
Two men--a Dutch-Australian tavern keeper and a U.S. consulate security officer--with mysterious and dangerous pasts uncover deception, fraud and murder on the Caribbean island of Curacao.

Writer (special)

15.
Powers Play (1986) as From Story
A pilot, not picked up by CBS, about Rowena Powers, a strong-willed, 25-year-old free thinker who comes into immediate conflict with Lucas Cord, the dashing man who built and still runs the company she has inherited. Rowena fights the sale of company-owned property that is home to an Indian tribe wh
16.
Powers Play (1986) as Writer
A pilot, not picked up by CBS, about Rowena Powers, a strong-willed, 25-year-old free thinker who comes into immediate conflict with Lucas Cord, the dashing man who built and still runs the company she has inherited. Rowena fights the sale of company-owned property that is home to an Indian tribe wh

Producer (special)

17.
Powers Play (1986) as Supervising Producer; Producer
A pilot, not picked up by CBS, about Rowena Powers, a strong-willed, 25-year-old free thinker who comes into immediate conflict with Lucas Cord, the dashing man who built and still runs the company she has inherited. Rowena fights the sale of company-owned property that is home to an Indian tribe wh
18.
Supercops (1975) as Producer
The exploits of Dave Greenberg and Bobby Hantz, two New York City police officers known as "Batman and Robin" for their daring tactics and record number of arrests and convictions. The pilot episode depicts their efforts to apprehend a thief who sadistically victimizes only big-time gamblers.

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