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Birth Place: Profession: Cinematography ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cinematography (feature film)

1.
Reservation Road (2007)
Story of two families who's lives are intertwined, when the father of one family kills the son of the other in a hit-and-run accident.
2.
Riding in Cars With Boys (2001) as Camera Operator
After failing to get into college, Beverly Donofrio loses interest in everything but riding around town in cars, drinking, smoking and rebelling against authority. After becoming pregnant, marrying, then divorcing, she must cope with being a teenage single parent. She finally ends up at an elite New England university where she tries to reach a balance between her mistakes and her goals.
3.
Blue Moon (2000) as Director Of Photography
An older married couple travel to the Catskills and must confront their younger selves.
4.
For Love of the Game (1999) as "B" Camera Operator
A veteran pitcher reflects on his life as he pitches his final game.
5.
Thicker Than Blood (1998)
An Ivy League college graduate postpones entering law school to spend a year working with at-risk, inner-city children. His work exposes him to the violent and seemingly hopeless world of children caught up in programs that don't work and people who don't care. But one student shows such promise that he becomes the teacher's sole focus -- placing the teacher in conflict with the school's headmaster, a priest.
6.
You've Got Mail (1998) as Camera Operator
Kathleen Kelly owns a small children's book store, but is coming under competition from Joe Fox's giant Fox Books, a megastore with a cafe and discounted books. The two become arch rivals, without realising that the romance they are conducting anonymously on the internet is with each other.
7.
Meet Joe Black (1998) as Camera Operator
The story of a media tycoon William Parrish, whose charmed life and orderly household are suddenly disrupted by the arrival of an enigmatic young man named Joe Black who suddenly insinuates his way into Parrish's life--both in his business and private affairs. Determinedly attached to Parrish's side
8.
Sunshine Boys, The (1997)
Al Lewis and Willy Clark, a one-time popular comedy team, reunite for a movie after years of estrangement. They pick up fighting right where they left off eight years before, until Clark suffers a heart attack on the set. Based on Neil Simon's 1972 Broadway play and its 1975 film adaptation.
9.
Devil's Advocate, The (1997) as Camera Operator
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.
10.
Devil's Own, The (1997) as Camera Operator
Set in 1993, as the Irish Republican Army has announced peace talks with the British, New York police officer Tom O'Meara takes an affable young Irish emigree into his home and makes him part of his family. The refugee, however, has a hidden past and a bloody purpose for coming to America. Upon discovering his boarder's true identity, the police officer is drawn into a deadly manhunt--the aim of which is not only to capture the Irish rebel but to save his life.
11.
Mirror Has Two Faces, The (1996) as "B" Camera Operator
Rose Morgan teaches a course in Romantic Literature at Columbia University, but doesn't have any romance in her own life. Passion is something she desperately longs for. Gregory Larkin, who teaches mathematics at the same university, has been hurt by passionate relationships and longs for a sexless
12.
Juror, The (1996) as Camera Operator
Annie Laird is a single mother who becomes embroiled in a dangerous game when she is chosen to serve as a juror in a trial of a powerful mobster. A vote to aquit is the only thing that ensures her and her son's safety, but the shadowy figure pulling the strings might not let it end there.
13.
Die Hard With A Vengeance (1995) as "A" Camera Operator
On the streets of New York, police officer John McClane has just about seen it all. He's got a nose for danger, a penchant for being in the wrong place at the wrong time, and a talent for overcoming incredible odds. But this time, danger is looking for him. Seeking a very personal and mysterious revenge against McClane, a malevolent genius named Simon is forcing the heroic cop to play a deadly game. The stakes: New York City itself. The game begins when a phone call from Simon sends McClane to Harlem, where he unexpectedly forms an alliance with the very unwilling Zeus Carver. McClane and Zeus soon find themselves careening across the Big Apple, pursuing the deadly Simon, who's always one step ahead of them. In the past, McClane's had his share of bad days. But on this blisteringly hot summer day in the City, Simon Says John McClane is about to have a really bad day...
14.
Mixed Nuts (1994) as Camera Operator
Christmas is only hours away, and Philip and his dedicated staff are about to go just a little crazy. Philip is a clumsy do-gooder who runs Lifesavers, a suicide prevention hotline service in the funky beach community of Venice, California. Unfortunately, Lifesavers is going to be evicted so the landlord can turn the building into a condominium complex. Philip, however, remains optimistic. He always sees the light at the end of the tunnel, even though it's inevitably the headlight of the next oncoming train. Philip's Lifesavers is a place where the rescuers need help, where the lines of communication are hopelessly tangled, where anxious callers get cut off. Here, disorder is the order of the day, particularly on Christmas Eve, when people can become so overwhelmed by all that Yuletide cheer that there's only one thing to do--reach for the phone and call for help.
15.
Car 54, Where Are You? (1994) as Camera Operator 2nd Unit (2nd Unit) (New York)
Film adaptation of the popular 1960s television sitcom, with the bumbling officers from Brooklyn's 53rd precinct attempting to protect a federal witness from the mob.
16.
Bronx Tale, A (1993) as Camera Operator
A father becomes worried when a local gangster gets involved with his son in the Bronx in the 1960's.
17.
Carlito's Way (1993) as Camera Operator
Story about the Puerto Rican Mafia during the 1970s. An ex-con tries to retire from his life of crime but old ties seem to make it impossible.
18.
A League Of Their Own (1992) as Camera Operator
Two sisters become rivals while playing women's baseball during World War II.
19.
Boomerang (1992) as Camera Operator
A successful playboy meets his match in his newly hired boss, then realizes the error of his ways, and falls in love with his assistant.
20.
Regarding Henry (1991) as Steadicam Operator
A lawyer who survives a shooting struggles, with the help of his family, to regain his memory and recover his speech and mobility.
21.
Scenes From a Mall (1991) as Steadicam Operator
A comedy about a married couple -- he's a sports lawyer, she's a psychologist -- which takes place on their 16th wedding anniversary, when they make some startling confessions.
22.
Scenes From a Mall (1991) as Additional Camera Operator
A comedy about a married couple -- he's a sports lawyer, she's a psychologist -- which takes place on their 16th wedding anniversary, when they make some startling confessions.
23.
Stanley And Iris (1990) as Steadicam Operator (Connecticut)
A lonley cook at a corporation falls for a widow, who in turn teaches him to read.
24.
Presumed Innocent (1990) as Camera Operator
A prosecuter is accused of murdering a beautiful colleague with whom he was having an extramarital affair.
25.
Cadillac Man (1990) as Camera Operator
One disasterous week in the life of a Queens car salesman who's involved with three women, and is in jeopardy of losing his job, sanity, and life.
26.
Godfather, Part III, The (1990) as Camera Operator
The story is set in 1979 when, before retiring, an aging Michael Corleone tries to go legitimate by entering respectable real estate and communications deals, but is slowly drawm back into the world of organized crime against his will.
27.
New York Stories (1989)
Three stories about life in New York City. Woody Allen's segment revolves around a lawyer having problems with his mother. Martin Scorsese's segment, based on Dostoyevsky's "The Gambler", centers on an artist's romance. Francis Coppola's segment is about a privileged daughter of separated parents who lives in New York's Sherry Netherlands Hotel.
28.
Split Decisions (1988) as Steadicam Operator (New York)
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.
29.
Coming to America (1988) as 2nd Camera Operator (New York)
Where is an African prince supposed to go to find the woman who will one day be his queen? Obviously that would be Queens, New York and that's where Prince Akeem (Eddie Murphy) goes in this hilarious fish out of water story. Traveling with the prince is his trusted friend Semmi (Arsenio Hall) and, hiding the prince's identity, the two of them get jobs at a fast-food restaurant. While the prince is trying to adjust to a minimum wage lifestyle, he falls for Lisa (Shari Headley) the daughter of his boss Cleo (John Amos). As romance blooms, Akeem finds it hard to hide his royal secret, especially when the king (James Earl Jones) arrives with his regal entourage.
30.
Ishtar (1987) as Camera Operator (New York)
Two bad singers booked by a Moroccan hotel get mixed up in international politics.
31.
Eddie Murphy Raw (1987) as Camera Operator
Eddie Murphy is seen performing his stand-up act in a show that was filmed at New York City's Felt Forum in Madison Square Garden. Highlights include Murphy expounding on love, sex, and marriage in the 1980s and entertaining the audience with his celebrity impressions.
32.
Prizzi's Honor (1985) as Camera Operator
Mob assassins fall in love, neither realizing what the other does for a living.
33.
I, the Jury (1982) as Camera Operator
Jack Williams was the best friend of Vietnam veteran and detective Mike Hammer. When Jack is murdered, Mike makes it his business to solve the crime. He is helped by his secretary Velda, and partly helped, partly hindered by the Chief of Police, Pat Chambers. On the trail of the killer, Mike discove
34.
Rich and Famous (1981) as Camera Operator (New York)
Girlhood friends become romantic and literary rivals in this remake of Old Acquaintance.
35.
Rockers (1979) as Camera Operator
Tired of being cheated by the music business in Jamaica, a talented musician decides to distribute his records himself on a red motorbike. In spite of having his bike stolen and being beaten for bucking the system, he perseveres.
36.
Gold Of The Amazon Women (1979)
Two fortune hunters searching for treasure in the South American jungles stumble upon a primitive society of statuesque women, descendants of a legendary warrior tribe who follow the pair back to present-day Manhattan. Anita Ekberg, screen sex queen of the 1950s, returned to moviemaking in this one

Film Production - Main (feature film)

37.
Reservation Road (2007)
Story of two families who's lives are intertwined, when the father of one family kills the son of the other in a hit-and-run accident.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

38.
Bronx Tale, A (1993)
A father becomes worried when a local gangster gets involved with his son in the Bronx in the 1960's.
39.
Bronx Tale, A (1993)
A father becomes worried when a local gangster gets involved with his son in the Bronx in the 1960's.
40.
Cadillac Man (1990)
One disasterous week in the life of a Queens car salesman who's involved with three women, and is in jeopardy of losing his job, sanity, and life.
41.
Cadillac Man (1990)
One disasterous week in the life of a Queens car salesman who's involved with three women, and is in jeopardy of losing his job, sanity, and life.
42.
Sticky Fingers (1988)
A pair of struggling female musicians land themselves in trouble when their friendly dope dealer leaves behind a suitcase containing nearly a million dollars, prompting an ill-advised spending spree.
43.
Sticky Fingers (1988)
A pair of struggling female musicians land themselves in trouble when their friendly dope dealer leaves behind a suitcase containing nearly a million dollars, prompting an ill-advised spending spree.
44.
Fear City (1985)
Matt Rossi is an ex-boxer, haunted by the memory of having killed an opponent. Together with his partner Nicky he runs the Starlite Agency, supplying strippers to some of New York's seediest strip joints. Things begin to change when a nightmare series of slasher attacks begin.
45.
Fear City (1985)
Matt Rossi is an ex-boxer, haunted by the memory of having killed an opponent. Together with his partner Nicky he runs the Starlite Agency, supplying strippers to some of New York's seediest strip joints. Things begin to change when a nightmare series of slasher attacks begin.
46.
Splash (1984)
A careless playboy finds love with a land-locked mermaid.
47.
Splash (1984)
A careless playboy finds love with a land-locked mermaid.
48.
Porky's (1981)
1954. The boys at Angel Beach High have one thing on their minds and Porky's, the local honky-tonk striptease joint, is the place to get it. But after the dirty half-dozen get thrown out of the club by Porky himself, the gang vow to wreak havoc on the place in revenge.
49.
Porky's (1981)
1954. The boys at Angel Beach High have one thing on their minds and Porky's, the local honky-tonk striptease joint, is the place to get it. But after the dirty half-dozen get thrown out of the club by Porky himself, the gang vow to wreak havoc on the place in revenge.
50.
Tribute (1980)
A dying man strives to reconcile himself with his son whom he had previously abandoned.
51.
Tribute (1980)
A dying man strives to reconcile himself with his son whom he had previously abandoned.

Cinematography (special)

52.
Concealed Enemies (1984) as Camera Operator
A dramatization of the Alger Hiss/Whittaker Chambers spy case of the late '40s as it was carried out in hearings of the House Un-American Activities Committee. The case against Hiss later went to a criminal court where he was convicted -- some contend unjustly -- of espionage and treason agaist his

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