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David Hall

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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
The Mephisto Waltz (1971) as Assistant Director
Alan Alda plays a classical piano player on the rise who befriends a famous player himself who's at death's door. Unknown to Alda, the guy is a satanist, who arranges to have thier souls switch places at his death, so that he can be young again and continue to play piano (thus needing a skilled piano player like Alda to switch bodies with).
2.
The Seven Minutes (1971) as Assistant Director
The Seven Minutes is a steamy book written in the 20s. To help with an upcoming election, a bookstore clerk is indited for selling obscene material and most of the film centers about the trial. The defense atorneys need to find the mystery of the original publication of the book.
3.
Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970) as Assistant Director
The Japanese take advantage of American blunders to launch a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor.
4.
Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (1970) as Assistant Director
This film is a sequel in name only to Valley of the Dolls (1967). An all-girl rock band goes to Hollywood to make it big. There they find success, but luckily for us, they sink into a cesspool of decadence. This film has a sleeping woman performing on a gun which is in her mouth. It has women posing as men. It has lesbian sex scenes. It is also written by Roger Ebert, who had become friends with Russ Meyer after writing favorable reviews of several of his films.
5.
The Boston Strangler (1968) as Assistant Director
Federal and local law officers try to catch a deadly serial killer.
6.
In Like Flint (1967) as Assistant Director
A super-agent must save the world from a secret organization of women who plan to seize power.
7.
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966) as Assistant Director
An academic couple reveal their deepest secret to a pair of newcomers during an all-night booze fest.
8.
My Fair Lady (1964) as Assistant Director
A phonetics instructor bets that he can pass a street urchin off as a lady.
9.
Goodbye Charlie (1964) as Assistant Director
When a cavorting Hollwood writer is killed by the angry husband of a woman he was having an affair with, he comes back as a spirit in the form of a beautiful woman and moves in with his/her best friend as a base of operation for enacting sweet revenge.
10.
Return to Peyton Place (1961) as Assistant Director
The residents of Peyton Place, Mass., are not happy when its most famous resident, Alison Mackenzie, writes a "shocking" novel detailing the sinful secrets of the town. Most outraged is malicious Roberta Carter, who wants the book banned from the school library. Roberta's other mission is to destroy her son Ted's marriage to his Italian bride. Theirs, however, isn't the only marriage in trouble: Alison's book is causing a rift between her mother and stepfather, who is also the school principal and one of the book's few defendants.
11.
Sanctuary (1961) as Assistant Director
In the Misssissippi of the 20s, the black maid of a white woman, tormented by her love affiars, kills the latter's newborn in order to give her employer a way out of a predicament, but then ends up facing the death penalty for her crime.
12.
Let's Make Love (1960) as Assistant Director
A millionaire uses a fake name to infiltrate a musical making fun of him.
13.
Hound-Dog Man (1959) as Assistant Director
Two young boys spend the summer of 1912 having fun and games instead of working on the farm.
14.
Woman Obsessed (1959) as Assistant Director
After her husband dies in a fire, a woman is left to tend for her young son and the family farm on her own. Soon, she takes in a drifting handyman, they fall in love, and a resentment begins to build between the son and his new "step-father" who treats the boy harshly on purpose to prepare him for
15.
The Diary of Anne Frank (1959) as Assistant Director
A young girl comes of age while hiding from the Nazis.
16.
Fräulein (1958) as Assistant Director
17.
The Three Faces of Eve (1957) as Assistant Director
A psychiatrist tries to help a woman integrate her split personalities.
18.
Kiss Them for Me (1957) as Assistant Director
Three navy war heroes are booked on a morale-building "vacation" in San Francisco and plan to throw a wild party.
19.
Mr. Moto Takes a Vacation (1939) as Assistant Director
Mr. Moto is after a robber who takes the royal jewels from the Tower of London. He is aided by an archaeologist who is looking for Cleopatra's crown in Egypt.

Cast (feature film)

20.
Something More (1999) as Hungry Player
Sam is a lonesome twenty-something, who daydreams about women he doesn't know and spends his nights with his similarly dispositioned best friend, Jim. But when Sam meets insurance investigator Kelly, it begins to look like he might actually have a real relationship. The only barrier being that Sam h
21.
Vestige of Honor (1990) as Bear
Based on a true story about Vietnam War veterans who executed a secret mission in Thailand to save the Vietnamese hill people who helped them during the war.
22.
Nothing in Common (1986) as Boardroom Executive
Because of his talent, charm and wisecracking sense of humor, David Basner is a self-made man on the fast track. He loves his job, his band accountant is healthy and women find him irresistible. Then his father Max, calls to give David the news that he and David's mother Lorraine are calling it quits after 35 years. Now, aside from pressures of his own busy life, David has the new responsibilities of taking care of his crotchety dad and emotionally supporting his mother. Through these experiences, David gains a new understanding and appreciation of his parents, with whom he thought he had nothing in common.
23.
Deal Of The Century (1983) as Rick Pendo
Arms dealer, Eddie Muntz is attempting to sell war planes to a South American dictator, but in order to that, his girlfriend has to sleep with the dictator and his friend has to be convinced to do one more killing.
24.
Dangerous Company (1982) as Doubleday
The story of real-life ex-convict and reformed criminal Ray Johnson, portrayed by Beau Bridges, starting with the 1958 escape he made with a friend from Folsom Prison (the first and only inmates ever to do so) and continuing with their recapture, Johnson's placement in solitary confinement for four
25.
World's Greatest Lover, The (1977) as Finalist; Gary
Rudy Valentine is a baker in 1920s Milwaukee. After entering a Hollywood talent search for the new Rudolph Valentino, Rudy and his wife Annie go out to Hollywood where they hope he will get a screen test. But once there, Annie falls in love with the real Valentino. Jealous of the romantic star, Rudy
26.
99 And 44/100% Dead (1974) as Tony
An elderly mobster hires a hitman to kill his rival for him.
27.
Hit! (1973) as Carlin
A federal agent whose daughter dies of a heroin overdose is determined to destroy the drug ring that supplied her. He recruits various people whose lives have been torn apart by the drug trade and trains them. Then they all leave for France to track down and destroy the ring.

Producer (feature film)

28.
The Story of G. I. Joe (1945) as Associate Producer
War correspondent Ernie Pyle joins an Army platoon during World War II to learn what battle is really about.
29.
Tomorrow, the World! (1944) as Associate Producer
An American family takes in a young German relative and discovers he's been indoctrinated with Nazi propaganda.

Assistant Direction (feature film)

30.
Reincarnation of Peter Proud, The (1975) as Assistant Director
When college professor Peter Proud begins to experience flashbacks from a previous incarnation, he is mysteriously drawn to a place he has never been before but which is troublingly familiar. As if drawn to her by cosmic force, he soon finds himself unwittingly in the company of his previous incarnation's wife. This woman, Marcia Curtis, recognizes in Peter startling characteristics which he shares with her dead husband, Jeff. Even the sound of his voice seems at times to be that of the dead man. Peter becomes romantically drawn to Ann Curtis who is or was his daughter (Jeff and Marcia's daughter). Recognizing the incestuous nature of their relationship, Mrs. Curtis tries to keep the two young people apart. But how? Must she reveal the terrible secret of the final minutes she shared with her husband in order to keep this man from her (their?) daughter?
31.
Ace Eli And Rodger Of The Skies (1973) as Assistant Director
The story of Ace Eli Walford, a 1920s stunt flyer who barnstorms around the country, taking his eleven-year-old son Rodger with him as he goes from town to town.
32.
Walking Tall (1973) as Assistant Director
Buford Pusser is a tough, Tennessee sheriff, determined to clean up gambling, moonshine whiskey, and prostitution in his town, and is known for using a big stick to smash things up when necessary. Eventually, the criminals in the town form an alliance against Pusser in an effort to take back the town, beating him up and murdering his wife. Now Buford Pusser is really mad...
33.
Don Is Dead, The (1973) as Assistant Director
A mistress of a Mafia leader is murdered causing him to hunt down the killer in order to exact a bloody vengance. Once on his trail, gang warfare ensues.

Art Director (feature film)

34.
Ladies in Retirement (1941) as Production Design
A housekeeper tries to manage her actress employer and her own emotionally disturbed sisters.
35.
While New York Sleeps (1939) as Art Director
36.
The Three Musketeers (1939) as Art Director
A parodic remake of the story of the young Gascon D'Artagnan, who arrives in Paris, his heart set on joining the king's Musketeers. He is taken under the wings of three of the most respected and feared Musketeers, Porthos, Aramis, and Athos. Together they fight to save France and the honor of a lady from the machinations of the powerful Cardinal Richelieu.
37.
Charlie Chan in Reno (1939) as Art Director
Mary Whitman has gone to Reno to obtain a divorce. While there she is arrested on suspicion of murdering a fellow guest at her hotel (which specializes in divorcers). There are many others at the hotel who wanted the victim out of the way. Charlie comes from his home in Honolulu to solve the murder.
38.
Always in Trouble (1938) as Art Director
39.
Josette (1938) as Art Director
Two young men (Ameche and Young) try to wrest their father (Collier) from the clutches of a gold digger (Birell) but by mistake think the woman is a young nightclub singer (Simon) with whom they both fall in love.
40.
I'll Give a Million (1938) as Art Director
After saving a tramp (Lorre) from suicide, a millionaire (Baxter) takes his clothing and disappears. Word is out that he will give a million dollars to anyone who is kind of a tramp.
41.
Wee Willie Winkie (1937) as Art Director
Little Priscilla Williams goes to live with her grandfather, the colonel at a British Army base in 19th century India. She drills with the troops, gets captured by rebels, and generally cheers everyone up.
42.
Second Honeymoon (1937) as Art dir assoc
43.
Seventh Heaven (1937) as Art dir assoc
A Parisian sewer worker (Stewart) longs for a rise in status and a beautiful wife. He rescues a girl (Simone Simon) from the police, lives with her in a barren flat on the seventh floor, and then marches away to war.
44.
Wife, Doctor and Nurse (1937) as Art Director
45.
Dante's Inferno (1935) as Art Director
A carny builds a gambling empire at the expense of his family's wellbeing.
46.
A Holy Terror (1931) as Art Director
Eastern millionaire's son Bard finds his father murdered and flies west to see rancher Drew who may know something about it. En route he crashes his plane into Jerry's bathroom; she falls in love with him which makes her suitor Steve jealous.
47.
Women of All Nations (1931) as Art Director
Marines Flagg and Quirt fought together in WWI and Panama. After some time in New York they go to Sweden and compete for the love of Else. Next they go to Nicaragua and help earthquake victims. Then to Egypt where Else is now in Prince Hassan's harem.
48.
The Dancers (1930) as Art Director
49.
The Iron Mask (1929) as Artist
King Louis XIII of France is thrilled to have born to him a son - an heir to the throne. But when the queen delivers a twin, Cardinal Richelieu sees the second son as a potential for revolution, and has him sent off to Spain to be raised in secret to ensure a peaceful future for France. Alas, keeping the secret means sending Constance, lover of D'Artagnan, off to a convent. D'Artagnan hears of this and rallies the Musketeers in a bid to rescue her. Unfortunately, Richelieu out-smarts the Musketeers and banishes them forever. Richelieu enlists D'Artagnan to look after and protect the young prince. Meanwhile, de Rochefort learns of the twins and Richelieu's plans, and kidnaps the twin, raising him in secret. Many years later, with Richelieu dead and the young prince crowned King Louis XIV, Rochefort launches his plan. The king is kidnapped, replaced with his twin, put in an iron mask so as not to be recognized, and led off to a remote castle to be held prisoner. Louis XIV is able to alert D'Artagnan, who realizes that only his friends Athos, Porthos, and Aramis can help him, so he reunites the Musketeers to derail Rochefort's nefarious plot but at a heavy toll.

Visual Effects (feature film)

50.
R.I.P.D. (2013)
A murdered cop is recruited to work for an afterlife police force that battles spirits not yet ready to depart this world.

Art Department (feature film)

51.
Lesser Evil, The (1997)
Twenty-two years ago four friends went to the quarry on the edge of town with a case of beer and a loaded handgun. At the end of the day the beer was gone, the gun was empty and a stranger lay dead at the bottom of the quarry. Now, the four are together again, trying to deal with their actions in th
52.
Last Lives (1997)
Malakai, a telepathic insurgent from a parallel universe who is on an obsessive quest for lost love, escapes to Earth and kidnaps Adrienne from the altar on her wedding day, leaving her fiance Aaron for dead. Aaron is brought back to life by Merkhan, the scientist who created parallel travel and has
53.
The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) as Sets created by
All-star epic retelling of Christ's life.
54.
Hot for Paris (1929) as Settings

Film Production - Main (feature film)

55.
Vipaka (2013)
A life coach, renowned for the publication of a book about his near-death experience, is kidnapped by a client who is grieving the death of his mother.
56.
Rush Hour 2 (2001) as Driver
A Hong Kong trip turns into a working vacation when two detectives stumble on a counterfeiting ring.
57.
Beyond the Call (1996)
A woman jeopardizes her relationship with her husband and family when she takes up the fight for clemency for her former boyfriend, a Vietnam vet suffering from post-traumatic stress syndrome, who's about to be executed in South Carolina for killing a policeman. Based on a true story.
58.
Che! (1969) as Unit Production Manager
Fidel Castro is helped in his subversion of Batista's Cuban regime by an Argentinian doctor named Che Guevara.

Post Production (feature film)

59.
Deep Blue Sea (1999)
In her efforts to find a cure for Alzheimer's disease, Dr. Susan McAlester implants human brain tissue into sharks. The experiment backfires, producing a horrifying species of killer sharks with the capacity to think like humans.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

60.
Tomb, The (2013)
The world's foremost expert on security is framed and must escape from the prison that he designed.
61.
Varian's War (2001) as Assistant (To Lionel Chetwynd)
Story of American soldier Varian Fry, who rescued Jewish artists from the Nazis in the South of France.
62.
Con Air (1997)
When a group of the most dangerous and notorious prisoners in the United States penal system are transferred to a new super-maximum security facility, parolee Cameron Poe hitches a ride on their Con Air transport flight only to find himself embroiled in a meticulously planned mid-air hijacking masterminded by Cyrus "The Virus" Grissom. On the ground, it's up to U.S. Marshal Vince Larkin to avert the takeover and prevent his overzealous superiors from blowing the aircraft and its passengers to oblivion.
63.
Peggy Su! (1997)
A story set in a Chinese laundry in Liverpool during the early 1960s.
64.
Peggy Su! (1997)
A story set in a Chinese laundry in Liverpool during the early 1960s.
65.
Con Air (1997)
When a group of the most dangerous and notorious prisoners in the United States penal system are transferred to a new super-maximum security facility, parolee Cameron Poe hitches a ride on their Con Air transport flight only to find himself embroiled in a meticulously planned mid-air hijacking masterminded by Cyrus "The Virus" Grissom. On the ground, it's up to U.S. Marshal Vince Larkin to avert the takeover and prevent his overzealous superiors from blowing the aircraft and its passengers to oblivion.

Director (special)

66.
In Search of Tuscany (1999) as Director
Food critic and author John Guerrasio guides viewers on an excursion through Tuscany, exploring the cuisine, wine, crafts and heritage of Northern Italy.

Cinematography (special)

67.
In Search of Tuscany (1999) as Camera
Food critic and author John Guerrasio guides viewers on an excursion through Tuscany, exploring the cuisine, wine, crafts and heritage of Northern Italy.

Producer (special)

68.
America's Junior Miss (2003) as Executive Producer
Live coverage of the America's Junior Miss pageant from Mobile, Alabama. America's Junior Miss is a scholarship program for high school girls, emphasizing poise, talent, scholastic achievement, interviewing ability and fitness.
69.
Country Weekly Magazine Presents the TNN Music Awards (2000) as Executive Producer
Coverage of the TNN Country Music Awards presentation from the Gaylord Entertainment Center in Nashville, Tennessee.
70.
America's Junior Miss Pageant 2000 (2000) as Executive Producer
Live coverage of the America's Junior Miss Pageant 2000 from Mobile, Alabama.
71.
TNN Music City News Country Awards (1999) as Executive Producer
Live coverage of the 33rd annual TNN Music City News Country Awards from the Nashville Arena in Nashville, Tennessee.
72.
In Search of Tuscany (1999) as Producer
Food critic and author John Guerrasio guides viewers on an excursion through Tuscany, exploring the cuisine, wine, crafts and heritage of Northern Italy.
73.
TNN Music City News Country Awards (1998) as Executive Producer (Tnn)
Live coverage of the 32nd annual "TNN Music City News Country Awards," from the Nashville Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. Awards are given in 13 fan-voted categories, as well as the Music City News Living Legend Award and the Minnie Pearl Award, which honors outstanding humanitarian and community con
74.
Roller Jam: Roller Derby Reborn (1998) as Executive Producer (Tnn)
Documentary that explores the history of Roller Derby. Traces the sport from its creation in 1935 by Leo Seltzer, through its current reincarnation of Roller Jam, with Leo's son Jerry Seltzer as Commissioner of the World Skating League. Roller Derby made its premiere at Chicago Coliseum in 1935. It
75.
Music City News Country Songwriters Awards (1992) as Executive Producer
A live special featuring the annual salute to the writers of the top ten country music songs of 1991, chosen by readers of "Music City News."
76.
Dinah Shore: A Special Conversation With Burt Reynolds (1991) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Dinah Shore converses with her guest Burt Reynolds.
77.
Dinah Shore: A Special Conversation With Tennessee Ernie Ford (1991) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A special hosted by Dinah Shore featuring an interview with Tennessee Ernie Ford.
78.
25th Annual Music City News Country Awards (1991) as Executive Producer
A presentation of the 25th Annual Music City News Country Awards broadcast live from the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee.
79.
Music City News Country Songwriters Awards (1991) as Executive Producer
A special featuring the annual salute to the ten top country music songs of 1990, chosen by readers of "Music City News."

Sound (special)

80.
Faster Than Sound (1997) as Sound
Special depicts the efforts of pilots to break the sound barrier, long thought to be an impossible task.

Misc. Crew (special)

81.
Far From the Madding Crowd (1998)
Two-part drama based on Thomas Hardy's tale of passion and betrayal set in the 19th century. Bathsheba Everdene is a beautiful and capricious young woman with a fiercely independent spirit who is much admired by the men in her village. Battling for her love are the loyal and independent Gabriel Oak,
82.
Far From the Madding Crowd (1998) as Additional Recordist
Two-part drama based on Thomas Hardy's tale of passion and betrayal set in the 19th century. Bathsheba Everdene is a beautiful and capricious young woman with a fiercely independent spirit who is much admired by the men in her village. Battling for her love are the loyal and independent Gabriel Oak,
83.
International British Record Industry Awards (1987) as Public Address Audience Mixing
The international awards for the top music performers in Great Britain.

Film Production - Main (TV Mini-Series)

84.
Face Down (1997) as Production Assistant

Misc. Crew (TV Mini-Series)

85.
Bonanno: A Godfather's Story (1999)
An aging Joe Bonanno visits present-day Sicily and reflects on his life. Sent to America to escape Mussolini's fascists, Joe at first struggles to make ends meet as a barber, but then a Mob-connected cousin helps him gain entry into the world of organized crime. Bonanno becomes a successful bootlegg

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