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Cast (feature film)

National Lampoon's Van Wilder (2002) as Gwen'S Dad
Van Wilder might be starting his seventh year at Coolidge College, but graduation is the furthest thing from his mind. Armed with a personal assistant and a coterie of admirers, Van has reached the status of living legend on campus, throwing bashes that make geeks popular, raising money for charity
Living out Loud (1998) as Bob'S Lawyer
A film about New York state of mind which chronicles the life of Judith Nelson, a woman who has lived the life of a wealthy, Fifth Avenue doctor''s wife. But after her husband abandons her for a younger woman, Judith is left to reconcile the silence of her plush Co-op--a silence filled with memories and frustrations. When her isolation is interrupted by a chance, fleeting romantic encounter, Judith sees the world through new eyes. Refreshed with the possibilities of a new life, she befriends her building elevator operator, Pat--a familiar yet nameless face--and she discovers he, too, has a life filled with loss and dreams beyond this invisible daily job. Together, they confide in and console each other.
JFK (1991) as Lbj
A New Orleans district attorney fights to uncover the truth behind President Kennedy''''s assassination.
Thief (1981) as 1st Jewelry Salesman
A safecracker tries to outrun the mob so he can retire.
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) as Radio Telescope Team Member
A blue-collar worker's encounter with a UFO leaves him a changed man.
Get That Venus (1933) as Joe Smiley
Rain or Shine (1930) as Amos K. Shrewsbury
A young woman inherits her father''''s financially troubled circus.

Cinematography (feature film)

Young Winston (1972) as Special Photography
The young Winston Churchill overcomes a bad family life and early military mistakes to launch his political career.
The Scapegoat (1959) as Spec photog eff
A man is tricked into trading places with a look-alike nobleman with murderous plans.

Producer (feature film)

Alienator (1989) as Executive Producer
A prison warden chases a convict across the universe.

Music (feature film)

Getting Personal (1999) as Music
A quirky romantic comedy set in the small Massachusetts seaside community of Scituate about a young man who is unable to commit to his girlfriend because of something that happened when he was in high school.
Broken Victory (1988) as Music
In a futuristic society that uses children to force their parents to comply with societal norms, a Christian family that fails to do so is persecuted by an evil colonel.

Visual Effects (feature film)

Digby, the Biggest Dog in the World (1974) as Special Photographic Effects
Little Prince, The (1974) as Special Effects
Based on the story by Antoine deSaint-Exupery, this magical musical fable begins as a pilot (Richard Kiley) makes a forced landing on the barren Sahara Desert. He is befriended by a "little" prince from the planet Asteroid B-612. In the days that follow, the pilot learns of the small boy's history and planet-hopping journeys in which he met a King, a businessman, an historian, and a general. It isn't until he comes to Earth that the Little Prince learns the secrets of the importance of life from a Fox (Gene Wilder), a Snake (Bob Fosse), and the pilot.
Ghosts--Italian Style (1969) as Special Effects
An unemployed opera singer and his wife find jobs as caretakers in a haunted castle.
Where Eagles Dare (1969) as Photography Effects
An Allied team sets out to free an American officer held by the Nazis in a mountaintop castle.
Battle Beneath the Earth (1968) as Special Effects
Communist Chinese invade the U.S. by burrowing beneath the Pacific.
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) as Supv sp photog eff
Classic sci-fi epic about a mysterious monolith that seems to play a key role in human evolution.
The Yellow Rolls-Royce (1965) as Special Effects
A classic car changes the lives of three sets of owners.
Operation Crossbow (1965) as Special Effects
Allied agents go behind enemy lines to destroy a German missile base.
Children of the Damned (1964) as Special Effects
Space invaders impregnate six women with super-powered offspring.
633 Squadron (1964) as Special Effects
World War II flyers take on a suicide mission to bomb a Nazi rocket fuel factory.
The Haunting (1963) as Special Effects
A team of psychic investigators moves into a haunted house that destroys all who live there.
The V.I.P.s (1963) as Special Effects
Wealthy passengers fogged in at London's Heathrow Airport fight to survive a variety of personal trials.
In the Cool of the Day (1963) as Special Effects
A man''''s efforts to save his friend''''s marriage lead to infidelity.
Captain Sindbad (1963) as Special Photography Effects
Sindbad takes on an evil wizard to save the princess he loves.
Murder at the Gallop (1963) as Special Effects
Elderly sleuth Miss Marple suspects foul play when an old friend is supposedly scared to death by a cat.
Come Fly with Me (1963) as Special Effects
Three stewardesses try to find husbands while flying over the Atlantic.
Kill or Cure (1962) as Special Effects
A detective bumbles through the investigation of murders at a spa.
Light in the Piazza (1962) as Special Effects
A woman's efforts to marry off her daughter are hindered by a family secret.
I Thank a Fool (1962) as Special Effects
A woman once convicted of euthanasia gets a job caring for her prosecutor's wife.
A Matter of WHO (1962) as Special Effects
Gorgo (1961) as Special Photography Effects
Entrepreneurs capture a giant sea monster not realizing it''''s really an infant with a protective mother.
The Green Helmet (1961) as Special Effects
A race-car driver whose nerves are shot takes on one last job.
The Thief of Baghdad (1961) as Special Effects
Invasion Quartet (1961) as Photography Effects
Four British soldiers infiltrate enemy territory to destroy a strategic artillery placement.
The Secret Partner (1961) as Photography Effects
A shipping tycoon with a record becomes a suspect when money goes missing from the company vault.
Murder She Said (1961) as Special Effects
When nobody will believe she witnessed a murder, elderly sleuth Miss Marple takes a job as a maid to ferret out clues.
Village of the Damned (1960) as Photography Effects
After a mysterious blackout, the inhabitants of a British village give birth to emotionless, super-powered offspring.
The Day They Robbed the Bank of England (1960) as Special Effects
Turn-of-the-century Irish patriots plan to overthrow the British government.
Suddenly, Last Summer (1959) as Photography Effects
A dowager tries to buy a lobotomy to silence the woman who witnessed her son's murder.
Libel (1959) as Photography Effects
A former POW is accused of being an impostor.
tom thumb (1958) as Photography Effects
A six-inch-tall boy takes on a pair of comical crooks.
I Accuse! (1958) as Photography Effects
True story of writer Emile Zola''''s defense of Alfred Dreyfus, a Jewish army officer framed by anti-Semites.
Action of the Tiger (1957) as Photography Effects
An adventurer helps rescue political prisoners from Albania.
The Little Hut (1957) as Photography Effects
A neglected wife is shipwrecked on a desert island with her husband and her would-be lover.
The Barretts of Wimpole Street (1957) as Photography Effects
Poet Elizabeth Barrett defies her tyrannical father for the love of Robert Browning.
Sea Wife (1957) as Photography Effects
In 1942, a cargo ship jammed with British evacuees from Singapore is sunk by a Japanese sub. A small lifeboat carries a beautiful woman, an army officer, a bigoted administrator, and a black seaman. Only the seaman knows the woman is a nun. The men reveal their true selves under the hardships of survival. Told in a too-long flashback frame.
The Man Who Never Was (1956) as Photography Effects
British Intelligence during World War II is trying to get the German High Command to shift it's forces away from Italy prior to the invasion. To create the illusion of a plan for England to invade Greece a dead body is to be procured, allowed to be found with secret papers on him by Spanish authorities who will send the papers on to the Germans, or that's the plan. First they have to find a body that will look drowned, and create an identity for him that will pass the examination of the German agent who is sure to check him out. Based on a true story.
Port Afrique (1956) as Photography Effects
Returning to his home in French Morocco, an ex-army flier finds his wife dead and suspects murder.
Bhowani Junction (1956) as Photography Effects
An Anglo-Indian beauty falls for a British officer as her country fights for independence.
Invitation to the Dance (1956) as Photography Effects
Three stories told in dance: a circus clown loves a trapeze artist; a bracelet passes from one lover to another; a sailor enters an animated Arabian Nights fantasy.
The Gamma People (1956) as Photography Effects
A mad scientist uses gamma rays to turn the country's youth into either geniuses or subhumans at the bidding of an equally mad dictator.
Bedevilled (1955) as Photography Effects
A novice priest offers sanctuary to a girl on the run from gangsters.
Quentin Durward (1955) as Photography Effects
A gallant Scots knight falls in love with his uncle's future wife.
Betrayed (1954) as Photography Effects
During World War II, a U.S. officer falls for a Resistance fighter suspected of being an enemy spy.
Saadia (1954) as Photography Effects
A young doctor in the Sahara clashes with the local witch doctor.
Knights of the Round Table (1954) as Photography Effects
Queen Guinevere is torn between love for her husband and Sir Lancelot.
Flame and the Flesh (1954) as Special Effects
American Madeline (Lana Turner), a no-better-than-she-has-to-be (and then only when pushed)traveler arrives in Naples. She has an eye for men and a penchant for getting by on her wits---a 1954 term for body---and soon has a well-meaning (dumb) young composer, Ciccio (Bonar Colleano)providing her with room and board. But she has a male counterpart in Ciccio's friend, cafe-singer Nino (Carlos Thompson), who recognizes her for what she is and he decides to intercede on behalf of his friend. Black Widow Madeline welcomes him into her parlor, in a manner of speaking to get past the censors, and the next thing Nino knows, he has abandoned his wedding plans with sweet-young-thing Lisa (Pier Angeli), and runs off with Madeline. Lisa and Ciccio are left with wringing hands, and Madeline and Nino become an American/Italian version of the "Battling Bickersons" or "The Honeymooners", with none of the fun.
Crest of the Wave (1954) as Special Effects
British and American sailors conduct demolitions experiments off the Scottish coast.
Beau Brummell (1954) as Photography Effects
An English Don Juan courts the Prince of Wales'''' favor while romancing his way through society.
Terror on a Train (1953) as Photography Effects
It's a race against the clock to defuse a time bomb on board a train filled with high explosives.
Never Let Me Go (1953) as Photography Effects
An American correspondent and his Russian ballerina wife are separated by the Soviet authorities.
Mogambo (1953) as Special Effects
In this remake of Red Dust, an African hunter is torn between a lusty showgirl and a married woman.
The Hour of 13 (1952) as Photography Effects
A gentleman thief in Victorian England tries to reform and do one good deed.
Ivanhoe (1952) as Photography Effects
Sir Walter Scott's classic tale of the noble knight torn between his fair lady and a beautiful Jew.
Calling Bulldog Drummond (1951) as Photography Effects
The British sleuth comes out of retirement to help catch a band of thieves armed with military weapons.
The Miniver Story (1950) as Photography Effects
A brave family comes together in the face of post-war problems.
Conspirator (1949) as Photography Effects
A newlywed suspects her husband of being a Communist spy.
Edward, My Son (1949) as Photography Effects
A possessive father destroys anyone who threatens his plans for his son.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Broken Windows (2009)
Four women are filled with dreams, regret, rage, and stillness. Only through love and connections with others can any of them find peace.

Producer (special)

Teen Choice Presents: Teenapalooza (2001) as Co-Producer
Music concert featuring Sisqo, Shaggy, Eden's Crush, Dream and more. The program also features the announcement of the final nominees for the "Teen Choice Awards 2001."
L'Oreal's Summer Music Mania '99 (1999) as Event Producer
End of summer concert featuring music performances, backstage coverage, celebrity interviews and surprise guests.
1998 Skate TV Championships, The (1998) as Event Producer
Professional figure skaters, including former Olympic and World Champions, compete on the ice to a rock-and-roll beat.
Rock 'n' Roll Skating Championship (1997) as Event Producer
Special featuring figure-skating champions performing to popular contemporary recording artists.
Fox's Rock 'n Roll Skating Championships II (1996) as Event Producer
Men and women's ice skating competition set to the beat of contemporary rock and pop music.
Fox on Ice Part II (1994) as Co-Producer
World class figure skaters perform routines to their own favorite contemporary rock and pop music. The special also includes interviews with the skaters.
Fox on Ice (1994) as Co-Producer
World class figure skaters perform routines to their own favorite contemporary rock and pop music. The special also includes interviews with the skaters.

Film Production - Lighting/Electrical (special)

Target Presents: Scott Hamilton's Farewell to Stars on Ice (2000) as Lighting Director
Special that spotlights the superstars of ice skating, including Scott Hamilton, Tara Lipinski, Ilia Kulik, Kristi Yamaguchi and Kurt Browning.

Misc. Crew (special)

Target Stars on Ice (1999) as Tour Director
Champion figure skaters perform from the Olympic Center in Lake Placid, New York to benefit Target House.

Cast (special)

Jackie, Ethel, Joan: Women of Camelot (2001) as Lyndon B Johnson
Adaptation of J. Randy Taraborrelli's book about the Kennedy wives, Jackie, Ethel and Joan. The story reveals how the lives of these three women were transformed by marriage to sons of patriarch Joseph P. Kennedy. Jackie, Ethel and Joan Kennedy related to each other like blood sisters -- sometimes l

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