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Born: July 26, 1943 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Director ...
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Director (feature film)

1.
Enemies Closer (2014)
After a major shipment of drugs goes missing on the US-Canadian border, forest ranger and former Navy SEAL Henry is plunged into survival mode when the drug cartel forces him to help retrieve the downed package. Trapped in the wilderness with no communication to the outside world, Henry finds himsel
2.
Beyond A Reasonable Doubt (2009)
A newsman intentionally frames himself for a murder he didn't commit to point out the dangers of circumstantial evidence and expose an overzealous district attorney who has manipulated evidence in the past to gain convictions. Everything goes as planned until his friend, the one person who can exonerate him, is killed.
3.
Sound of Thunder, A (2005) as Director
In the future, time travel is not only possible--it's a lucrative monopoly. It's especially profitable for Charles Hatton, the owner of Time Safari Inc., a travel agency that specializes in escorting wealthy clients on exclusive hunting trips back to the Prehistoric Age. Under the leadership of seas
4.
Musketeer, The (2001) as Director
Story of D'Artagnan, the 4th Musketeer, who seeks revenge after his parents are murdered.
5.
End of Days (1999) as Director
Jericho Cane, a beaten down ex-cop, wakes up to another day, oblivious to the struggle that he soon must face. His job as a security specialist alongside his partner Chicago has become a tireless routine of seedy surveillance jobs, and since the death of his wife and child, everything in life which
6.
Relic, The (1997) as Director
A crate containing relics from South America arrives in Chicago with a beast that is mysteriously killing people.
7.
Sudden Death (1995) as Director
A security guard must stop a terrorist group that has taken the vice president hostge at the Stanley Cup finals.
8.
Timecop (1994) as Director
A futuristic time travelling cop travels back to stop a madman from taking over the White House and stops his wife's death in the process.
9.
Stay Tuned (1992) as Director
A married couple are transported into their TV set and must survive in different shows.
10.
Narrow Margin (1990) as Director
After accidentally exposing her whereabouts, a Los Angeles District Attorney must protect a key witness from the mob.
11.
Presidio, The (1988) as Director
Joint investigation by the San Francisco Police Department and the military.
12.
Running Scared (1986) as Director
Danny (BillyCrystal) and Ray (Gregory Hines) are two street wise cops in Chicago. When they are almost killed on a case, they are forced to take a vacation by their captain. Key West offers a substantial change over frozen Chicago. They decide to quit and open a bar in Key West. Upon returning, they find that Julio (Jimmy Smits), the drug dealer who nearly killed them has made bail and is trying to complete a giant drug deal. They decide to complete their case against Julio before quitting, but then begin being careful. Their effectiveness drops as they find they can't operate the way they did before if they don't have the edge of a long time commitment.
13.
2010 (1984) as Director
In this sequel to 2001: A Space Odyssey, a U.S.-Soviet crew investigates a mysterious monolith orbiting Jupiter.
14.
Star Chamber, The (1983) as Director
Dicouraged with the judicial system, a young judge decides to become judge, jury, and executioner.
15.
Outland (1981) as Director
HIGH NOON in outer space. Connery is the marshal on Io, Jupiter's third moon, home for a mining colony. His investigation of some strange outbreaks of violence uncovers a plot involving the managing company, led by Boyle, and a drug that increases productivity but has dangerous side effects. Connery wants to bring the culprits to justice, but no one else on Io wants anything to do with the battle, so he is left to face company henchmen alone.
16.
Hanover Street (1979) as Director
During the Second World War, an American pilot stationed in England meets a young British nurse during an air raid on London. The two instantly fall in love, despite the fact that the young nurse is already married, a secret she keeps hidden from her American lover. After being shot down behind enemy lines, while being assigned to ferry a British agent into France, the American pilot realizes that his secret cargo is in fact his lover's husband, and that the two must now work together in order to survive.
17.
Capricorn One (1978) as Director
The government fakes a Mars landing then sets out to kill the astronauts involved.
18.
Peeper (1976) as Director
A rich man hires a private detective named Tucker to find his long lost daugther. Tucker's search leads him to two sisters, one of whom he believes is the girl, but he cannot tell which of the two is the right one.
19.
Busting (1974) as Director
Michael Keneely and Patrick Farrel are partners on the L.A. vice-squad. Most of their work involves busting call girls, employees in massage parlors, and homosexuals. After working this detail for some time, they come to the conclusion that crime boss Carl Rizzo is responsible for most of the crime in Los Angeles, and begin to harass him mercilessly. Unfortunately, this makes them not only the targets of the entire criminal population in the city, but of the police department, too.
20.
Our Time (1974) as Director
Two teenagers are attending a private school for girls in New England in 1955. When they lose their virginity, there are some unexpected and tragic consequences.
21.
Rolling Man (1972) as Director
Shaken by the death of his wife and the disappearance of his young sons while he spent four years in prison, a simple man tries to rebuild his life while searching for the missing boys.
22.
Goodnight My Love (1972) as Director
This private-eye spoof, set in Raymond Chandler's Los Angeles in the late '40s, has a seedy, down-and-out detective and his partner, an erudite dwarf, being drawn by a voluptuous blonde into a missing persons case leading to murder.

Cinematography (feature film)

23.
Enemies Closer (2014)
After a major shipment of drugs goes missing on the US-Canadian border, forest ranger and former Navy SEAL Henry is plunged into survival mode when the drug cartel forces him to help retrieve the downed package. Trapped in the wilderness with no communication to the outside world, Henry finds himsel
24.
Beyond A Reasonable Doubt (2009)
A newsman intentionally frames himself for a murder he didn't commit to point out the dangers of circumstantial evidence and expose an overzealous district attorney who has manipulated evidence in the past to gain convictions. Everything goes as planned until his friend, the one person who can exonerate him, is killed.
25.
Sound of Thunder, A (2005) as Director Of Photography
In the future, time travel is not only possible--it's a lucrative monopoly. It's especially profitable for Charles Hatton, the owner of Time Safari Inc., a travel agency that specializes in escorting wealthy clients on exclusive hunting trips back to the Prehistoric Age. Under the leadership of seas
26.
Musketeer, The (2001) as Director Of Photography
Story of D'Artagnan, the 4th Musketeer, who seeks revenge after his parents are murdered.
27.
End of Days (1999) as Westcam Operator
Jericho Cane, a beaten down ex-cop, wakes up to another day, oblivious to the struggle that he soon must face. His job as a security specialist alongside his partner Chicago has become a tireless routine of seedy surveillance jobs, and since the death of his wife and child, everything in life which
28.
End of Days (1999) as Director Of Photography
Jericho Cane, a beaten down ex-cop, wakes up to another day, oblivious to the struggle that he soon must face. His job as a security specialist alongside his partner Chicago has become a tireless routine of seedy surveillance jobs, and since the death of his wife and child, everything in life which
29.
Relic, The (1997) as Director Of Photography
A crate containing relics from South America arrives in Chicago with a beast that is mysteriously killing people.
30.
Sudden Death (1995) as Director Of Photography
A security guard must stop a terrorist group that has taken the vice president hostge at the Stanley Cup finals.
31.
Timecop (1994) as Director Of Photography
A futuristic time travelling cop travels back to stop a madman from taking over the White House and stops his wife's death in the process.
32.
Stay Tuned (1992) as Director Of Photography
A married couple are transported into their TV set and must survive in different shows.
33.
Narrow Margin (1990) as Director Of Photography
After accidentally exposing her whereabouts, a Los Angeles District Attorney must protect a key witness from the mob.
34.
Presidio, The (1988) as Director Of Photography
Joint investigation by the San Francisco Police Department and the military.
35.
Running Scared (1986) as Director Of Photography
Danny (BillyCrystal) and Ray (Gregory Hines) are two street wise cops in Chicago. When they are almost killed on a case, they are forced to take a vacation by their captain. Key West offers a substantial change over frozen Chicago. They decide to quit and open a bar in Key West. Upon returning, they find that Julio (Jimmy Smits), the drug dealer who nearly killed them has made bail and is trying to complete a giant drug deal. They decide to complete their case against Julio before quitting, but then begin being careful. Their effectiveness drops as they find they can't operate the way they did before if they don't have the edge of a long time commitment.
36.
2010 (1984) as Director Of Photography
In this sequel to 2001: A Space Odyssey, a U.S.-Soviet crew investigates a mysterious monolith orbiting Jupiter.

Writer (feature film)

37.
Beyond A Reasonable Doubt (2009)
A newsman intentionally frames himself for a murder he didn't commit to point out the dangers of circumstantial evidence and expose an overzealous district attorney who has manipulated evidence in the past to gain convictions. Everything goes as planned until his friend, the one person who can exonerate him, is killed.
38.
Narrow Margin (1990) as Screenwriter
After accidentally exposing her whereabouts, a Los Angeles District Attorney must protect a key witness from the mob.
39.
2010 (1984) as Screenwriter
In this sequel to 2001: A Space Odyssey, a U.S.-Soviet crew investigates a mysterious monolith orbiting Jupiter.
40.
Star Chamber, The (1983) as Screenwriter
Dicouraged with the judicial system, a young judge decides to become judge, jury, and executioner.
41.
Outland (1981) as Screenwriter
HIGH NOON in outer space. Connery is the marshal on Io, Jupiter's third moon, home for a mining colony. His investigation of some strange outbreaks of violence uncovers a plot involving the managing company, led by Boyle, and a drug that increases productivity but has dangerous side effects. Connery wants to bring the culprits to justice, but no one else on Io wants anything to do with the battle, so he is left to face company henchmen alone.
42.
Hunter, The (1980) as Screenwriter
During his long career, bounty hunter Ralph "Papa" Thorson has caught over 5,000 criminals. Now, while he is working on apprehending fugitives in Illinois, Texas and Nebraska, he himself is being hunted by a psychotic killer.
43.
Hanover Street (1979) as Screenwriter
During the Second World War, an American pilot stationed in England meets a young British nurse during an air raid on London. The two instantly fall in love, despite the fact that the young nurse is already married, a secret she keeps hidden from her American lover. After being shot down behind enemy lines, while being assigned to ferry a British agent into France, the American pilot realizes that his secret cargo is in fact his lover's husband, and that the two must now work together in order to survive.
44.
Capricorn One (1978) as Screenwriter
The government fakes a Mars landing then sets out to kill the astronauts involved.
45.
Telefon (1977) as Screenwriter
A Russian agent travels to the U.S. to stop a crazed defector from triggering human time bombs.
46.
Busting (1974) as Screenwriter
Michael Keneely and Patrick Farrel are partners on the L.A. vice-squad. Most of their work involves busting call girls, employees in massage parlors, and homosexuals. After working this detail for some time, they come to the conclusion that crime boss Carl Rizzo is responsible for most of the crime in Los Angeles, and begin to harass him mercilessly. Unfortunately, this makes them not only the targets of the entire criminal population in the city, but of the police department, too.
47.
Our Time (1974) as Screenwriter
Two teenagers are attending a private school for girls in New England in 1955. When they lose their virginity, there are some unexpected and tragic consequences.
48.
Goodnight My Love (1972) as Screenwriter
This private-eye spoof, set in Raymond Chandler's Los Angeles in the late '40s, has a seedy, down-and-out detective and his partner, an erudite dwarf, being drawn by a voluptuous blonde into a missing persons case leading to murder.

Producer (feature film)

49.
Monster Squad, The (1987) as Executive Producer
A small town is disrupted with the arrival of Dracula to retrieve an amulet controlling the balance between good and evil.
50.
Running Scared (1986) as Executive Producer
Danny (BillyCrystal) and Ray (Gregory Hines) are two street wise cops in Chicago. When they are almost killed on a case, they are forced to take a vacation by their captain. Key West offers a substantial change over frozen Chicago. They decide to quit and open a bar in Key West. Upon returning, they find that Julio (Jimmy Smits), the drug dealer who nearly killed them has made bail and is trying to complete a giant drug deal. They decide to complete their case against Julio before quitting, but then begin being careful. Their effectiveness drops as they find they can't operate the way they did before if they don't have the edge of a long time commitment.
51.
2010 (1984) as Producer
In this sequel to 2001: A Space Odyssey, a U.S.-Soviet crew investigates a mysterious monolith orbiting Jupiter.

Cast (special)

52.
Masters of Fantasy: Arthur C. Clarke (1997)
Biographic documentary exploring the books, films and life of Arthur C. Clarke, the author of over 100 sci-fi novels and stories. Features interviews with Clarke, his colleagues and personalities influenced by his work.

Cast (short)

53.
2010: The Odyssey Continues (1984)
This promotional short for "2010" (1984) shows moviegoers how some of the film's visual effects were created.

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