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Visual Effects (feature film)

1.
Shape of Things, The (2003) as Special Effects Coordinator
A contemporary story of love, sex and art, set in a college town, that follows the steadily intensifying relationship between Evelyn and Adam. As Evelyn strengthens her hold on Adam, his emotional and physical evolution discomforts his friends Jenny and Philip, with unexpected consequences for all.

Sound (feature film)

2.
She Gets What She Wants (2005)
Welcome to Splendona High School in Splendona, Texas--where football players, cheerleaders and beauty queens rule the hallways. Starla Grady, the most popular girl in school, is on top of it all. That is, at least, until Genevieve Le Plouff drops into her world. Genevieve, a foreign exchange student
3.
Dark Blue (2003) as Suond Effects Coordinator (Soundstorm)
A drama set within the Los Angeles Police Department during the week leading up to the verdict of the Rodney King trial and the subsequent riots.
4.
Bulletproof Monk (2003) as Sound Effects Coordinator
The Monk is a Zen-calm martial arts master whose duty has been to protect a powerful ancient scroll. Faced with finding the scroll's next guardian, the Monk's quest brings him to New York City where--to his disbelief--it appears his successor is a smart-mouthed pickpocket named Kar. Kar's a charming, street-tough wild card who enjoys his life of no responsibility. As the Monk instructs Kar, the unlikely duo become partners in protecting the scroll from a power-monger who's been chasing it for sixty years. Amidst high-flying acrobatics and martial arts action, this comical odd couple has to work together to keep the scroll--and mankind--safe.
5.
Guru, The (2003) as Sound Effects Coordinator
Ramu Gupta, a young Indian dance teacher with the best moves in Delhi embarks for New York City in pursuit of fame and fortune--only to wind up working as a waiter in an Indian restaurant. However, good fortune can arise from strange places; Ramu discovers this when a catering gig at a ditzy sociali
6.
How to Deal (2003)
Sometimes life gets turned upside down. And maybe that's why it's so hard to believe that anyone, especially 17 year-old Halley Martin, could actually experience that thing called love. The people closest to Halley are in the midst of major upheavals in their love lives. Her mother, Lydia, is embitt
7.
Sonny (2002)
Sonny, who lives in New Orleans, has been trained and groomed from early adolescence to follow his family's trade. He is from a line of male prostitutes who provide services for wealthy women--and he hates it. Sonny wants to free himself from this predetermined life, and hopes to find something for
8.
One Hour Photo (2002)
Sy Parrish is a lonely photo technician at the local SavMart one-hour photo counter who develops an unsettling obsession with long time customers the Yorkin family, with whom he invents a familial connection.
9.
Jane Doe (2001)
To save her kidnapped son, Jane, an ex-employee to data and weapons giant TRW, must break into the company's headquarters and steal invaluable armament information. She is able to rescue her son, but only after it's too late does she realize that the kidnappers are going to frame her for the murder
10.
Caveman's Valentine (2001) as Sound Effects Coordinator
A brilliant, homeless jazz musician tracks down the killer of a homeless boy in order to bring him to justice.
11.
What's the Worst That Could Happen? (2001)
Max Fairbanks is a very wealthy, powerful man who has built an incredibly successful business empire by being ruthless. Kevin Caffrey is a sophisticated procurer of other people's possessions. An accidental meeting brings the two men together and in a simple moment their fates are sealed. When Max catches Kevin during an attempted robbery at his beachside mansion, he steals Kevin's lucky ring in retaliation, claiming it as his own. Because the ring is his girlfriend's, Kevin is furious and vows to stop at nothing to get it back.
12.
Angel Eyes (2001) as Sound Effects Coordinator
Sharon Pogue, a policewoman in Los Angeles' high-crime district, struggles with both the pressures of the job and the pains of an abusive childhood. Her life is saved by Catch, a man who's lost his wife and child in a car accident. Neither can go forward with a romance that's clearly starting to bloom until they resolve painful issues from their tragic pasts.
13.
Heartbreakers (2001) as Sound Effects Coordinator
Out of Palm Beach, Florida a mother and daughter con-artist team are running a scheme with a seemingly foolproof M.O. First Max, the temptress mother who happens to be a master-of-disguise, marries a rich man. Page, her scantily clad daughter, then proceeds to seduce him in order to rake in the ensuing jackpot -- a fat divorce settlement. It's a plan that works every time, until Page develops a crush on a handsome bartender who's been set up as the perfect sucker....
14.
Sweet November (2001) as Sound Editor
Each month free-spirited Sara Deever starts a new relationship. Her task is to take a month to make one man become a better person, and then she moves on. When November rolls around and Sara targets the busy tycoon, Nelson Moss, she does not plan on falling in love. But they do, and as a result, Nelson learns the painful secret behind the brevity of Sara's romances.
15.
Scary Movie (2000) as Sound Effects Coordinator
Teen horror movie spoof.
16.
Next Best Thing, The (2000) as Sound Effects Coordinator
Abbie Reynolds is a Los Angeles yoga instructor who is approaching 40 and has been burned by too many past relationships. Robbie Whitaker is a gay, aging Hollywood playboy who works as a gardener and has become Abbie's best friend. Their relationship takes a different turn when, after the funeral
17.
Psycho Beach Party (2000) as Sound Effects Coordinator
Sun, surf and one psycho babe.
18.
Bounce (2000) as Sound Effects Coordinator
A widow falls in love with a man who had a chance meeting with her husband just before his death.
19.
200 Cigarettes (1999) as Sound Effects Coordinator
On New Year's Eve in New York, 1981, Monica is terrified that nobody will come to her party. Even her best friend will only come when bribed with first refusal on Monica's ex-boyfriend Eric, who hasn't even arrived. Eric, meanwhile is a trendy downtown artist, who is at a club with current squeeze Bridget and her pal Caitlyn. But Bridget fancies the cute bartender. Meanwhile, Monica's teenage cousin from Long Island is coming to the party with a friend, but they are lost and terrified somewhere is the East Village. And in a cafe, Lucy and Kevin, terrifed of being alone at midnight, consider turning their friendship into something more.
20.
Prince Of Central Park (1999) as Sound Effects Coordinator
A little boy runs away from an unhappy foster home and seeks refuge in Manhattan's Central Park. JJ hates his abusive mother and finds an alternative family in the people who live in Central Park. The Guardian lives in a cave and seems frightening, but turns out to be gentle and kind. Then JJ meets
21.
Flawless (1999) as Sound Effects Coordinator
A conservative retired cop has a stroke and is put into a rehabilitation program with his drag queen neighbor.
22.
Dudley Do-Right (1999) as Sound Effects Coordinator
In the Canadian Rockies community of Semi-Happy Valley, Dudley Do-Right works as a dedicated but hapless young Mountie. Dudley's ladylove, Nell Fenwick, has seen the world and decided to settle down in Seattle, still confused about her relationships with men. The evil Snidley Whiplash is out to rule
23.
Blast From the Past (1999) as Sound Effects Coordinator
In the early 1960s, America was in the grip of Cold War paranoia. Calvin Webber was more paranoid than most and built his family a huge bomb shelter. Mistaking a plane crash for a nuclear attack, he moved his family to the shelter, where son Adam was born and spent the first 30 years of his life. When Adam finally emerges, he knows nothing of the contemporary world. He is a man out of time. Then he meets Eve: young, feisty and cynical, she is definitely a woman of her time. But the more Eve watches Adam's innocence and incomprehension of the strange world around him, the more she begins to find herself falling in love.
24.
Simpatico (1999) as Sound Effects Coordinator
The story of three friends bound by a pact which, after twenty years, is beginning to unravel. After devising a fool-proof horse-racing scam, Vinnie invited his girlfriend Rosie to share in the take, but things went awry when Rosie and Vinnie's best friend Carter ran off with the money. Twenty years
25.
Kissing a Fool (1998) as Sound Effects Coordinator
Max and Jay have been best friends since childhood. Jay has recently broken up with the love of his life while Max has a revolving door for a love-life. Jay, currently writing a book and unable to shake the blues, sets Max up with his editor Samantha. Although they share few interests, they are enga
26.
Mercury Rising (1998) as Sound Effects Coordinator
A teenage autistic savant inadvertantly uncovers a secret code for the National Security Agency and with the help of an FBI agent finds safety.
27.
Poodle Springs (1998)
Television movie based on the novel by Robert Parker, from the final Philip Marlowe story begun by Raymond Chandler. Hard-boiled detective Philip Marlowe is 15 years past his prime, as cynical as ever, but also a newlywed. Moving to the small desert town of Poodle Springs after marrying Laura, the daughter of billionaire P.J. Parker, Marlowe becomes immersed in deadly intrigue surrounding the murder of another investigator. When he uncovers a scheme to move the state border of Nevada, which may involve his father-in-law, the world-weary private eye from the 1940s encounters a '60s web of greed, lust and murder. With a talent for attracting trouble, Marlowe finds it in the form of murder, bigamy, gambling, pornography and double identity.
28.
Gridlock'd (1997) as Sound Effects Coordinator
A dark comedy about two junkies who, while waiting to be admitted to a detox center, become implicated in the murder of a drug dealer.
29.
Burn, Hollywood, Burn (1997) as Additional Sound Effects Coordinator
A young filmmaker comes to Hollywood to direct an action movie but does not like the finished product.
30.
Time to Kill, A (1996) as Sound Effects Coordinator
Old ways die hard... and even now in the fast-changing American South, some old ways die harder than others. It's the lesson learned by Carl Lee Hailey, a Mississippi factory worker, when his ten-year-old daughter is brutally assaulted by two racist thugs on a drunken spree. It's the lesson learned by eager young lawyer Jake Brigance, called upon to defend Carl Lee in court after Hailey shoots both men in an act of passionate retribution for the shattered innocence of his little girl. And it's the lesson learned by Ellen Roark, an energetic, ambitious and razor-sharp Boston-born law student at "Ole Miss." As Jake fights to defend Carl Lee, his own life and the safety of his family and colleagues become increasingly jeopardized. And now, as a full-scale conflagration simmers just below the surface and threatens to explode in this small, Southern community, Jake and Carl Lee must find a way to transcend their fundamental differences and work together for the same cause... equal justice.
31.
Kazaam (1996) as Sound Effects Coordinator
Max Conner's world is in a serious tailspin. He's a skeptical young city kid who doesn't believe in anything that can't be easily explained. And his life is filled with one unexplainable event after another. However, everything changes one afternoon when he's chased by a gang of bullies through a condemned warehouse. There, while evading these tough guys, he accidentally knocks over a boom box--out from which emerges a huge and powerful 3,000-year-old genie named Kazaam. After a series of adventures together, Max and Kazaam become an inseparable--albeit unlikely--team. Though Kazaam's a bit irritated about being disturbed from the comfort of his other-worldly home, he soon discovers some of the pleasures of being conjured to the 20th century. He becomes a rap music superstar, falls in love, and just when Max needs him the most, Kazaam calls upon all the powers at his disposal to help his new friend out of some big trouble.
32.
Carpool (1996) as Sound Effects Coordinator
Franklin Laszlo is a hapless, henpecked but eager-to-please carnival owner who's taking a one-shot chance at robbery in order to salvage his business and relationship with his young son. Daniel Miller is a compulsive workaholic resentfully stuck driving the neighborhood carpool, including his own two overlooked sons, on the day of a make-or-break presentation at his advertising agency. Their paths cross in the middle of a bungled robbery when Franklin flees the site, taking Daniel and his vanful of kids as hostages and beginning a comic day-long chase.
33.
Sgt. Bilko (1996) as Sound Effects Coordinator
A good-natured Army sergeant who runs a on-base gambling facility, must clean up his act.
34.
Sunchaser, The (1996) as Sound Effects Coordinator
A story about two extraordinarily different individuals who traverse the majestic spaces of the American West. Dr. Michael Reynolds is taken hostage by "Blue" Monroe, a teenage gangbuster suffering from an inoperable tumor. As the two journey through the desert with each other, they cover terrain not only of the open road but of the spirit. Michael becomes profoundly affected by his intense, uncompromising hijacker and comes finally to question his own convictions. Through Blue's unerring faith, Michael finds the courage to confront the secret torment of his own past.
35.
Bulletproof (1996) as Sound Effects Coordinator
An undercover cop posing as a regular guy busts his "best friend" for drugs. While escorting him to prison, he gets into trouble and ends up needing the help of the convict.
36.
Ghost and the Darkness, The (1996) as Sound Effects Coordinator
Set in 1896 East Africa, a big-game hunter and a construction engineer hunt down two lions on a man-eating rampage. But, in this tale of man against beast, the hunters become the hunted.
37.
House Arrest (1996) as Sound Effects Coordinator
Two sisters lock their parents in the basement in order for them to reconcille their marriage of 18 years.
38.
Destiny Turns on the Radio (1995) as Sound Effects Coordinator
An ex-con goes to Vegas for his share of a heist, staying one step ahead of the law thanks to a friend.
39.
Four Rooms (1995) as Sound Effects Coordinator
The city is Los Angeles. The date is New Year's Eve. And the place is the Mon Signor Hotel, a once-grand, now faded old landmark where a dozen of the most unusual guests ever are about to check in... and a lone bellhop named Ted, on his first day on the job, is in for the wildest night of his life!
40.
White Man's Burden (1995) as Sound Effects Coordinator
Louis Pinnock is a factory worker with a history of company loyalty. He's up for the foreman's job and looks forward to making a better life for his wife and children--until his world collides with that of Thaddeus Thomas. Thaddeus was born into wealth and privilege and life has never disappointed h
41.
John Carpenter Presents Body Bags (1993)
A trilogy of segments hosted by John Carpenter, who appears as a coroner guiding viewers through each of the presentations. In "The Gas Station," a college student is stalked by a serial killer while she works at an all-night service station. In "Hair," the attempt of a man to combat his receding ha
42.
That Night (1993) as Sound Effects Coordinator
A coming-of-age story about an eleven-year-old girl who idolizes her troubled sixteen-year-old neighbor.
43.
Babe, The (1992) as Sound Effects Coordinator
Story about Babe Ruth, the man and the legend, and the woman who forced him to confront the one thing that threatened his dominance over the game of baseball - his fast-paced lifestyle.
44.
Under Siege (1992) as Sound Effects Coordinator
It's up to the cook to save the day when terrorists take over a nuclear-armed battleship in "Under Siege" (1992), the action-packed thriller that captures Steven Seagal at the zenith of his stardom. Seagal is the former Navy SEAL turned cook who is on the scene when Tommy Lee Jones and Gary Busey lead a siege on the USS Missouri. Leaving the ship's galley, he declares a one-man war, taking out the intruders with neck-breaking high kicks and furious fists. Erika Eleniak and Patrick O'Neal costar.
45.
Rapid Fire (1992) as Sound Effects Coordinator
When a student witness a murder between two feuding drug families, he seeks the help of a friend who is a cop.
46.
Another You (1991) as Sound Effects Coordinator
A comedy about a con artist--assigned through a court order to do "community service"--who must help a chronic liar (recently released from a sanitorium) begin a new life in New York City. The relationship grows more complicated and hilarious as cons, lies and mulitple identities are woven together.
47.
Memphis (1991)
A television movie based on Shelby Foote's novel, "September, September." Set in the 1950s, drifters kidnap a wealthy black businessman's grandson. One of them develops a maternal bond with the little boy.
48.
True Identity (1991) as Sound Effects Coordinator
Comedy about an unemployed black actor who is made up to look like a white man in order to escape from a gangster who has confessed his identity to him in a moment of panic.
49.
Pastime (1990) as Sound Effects Coordinator
Set in the late '50s, the story of two minor league baseball players, a white has-been and a black rookie, who bond together when alienated by their team.
50.
Betsy's Wedding (1990) as Sound Effects Coordinator
The father of a bride faces a serious dilemma when problems with his construction business threaten his daughter's wedding.
51.
Modern Love (1990) as Sound Effects Coordinator
A young couple struggles to balance love, work and family.
52.
Short Time (1990) as Sound Effects Coordinator
A cop who is dying, discovers that his life insurance will pay off only if he dies in the line of duty. So he volunteers for all the dangerous assignments, becoming super cop.
53.
See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989) as Sound Effects Coordinator
A man is murdered outside a newsstand owned by a blind man and a deaf man who are the only witnesses.
54.
Rooftops (1989) as Sound Effects Coordinator
A group of teenagers in New York's Lower East Side take up residence on the rooftop of an abandoned building.
55.
Gleaming The Cube (1989) as Sound Effects Coordinator
A teenage skateboarder and a young detective team up to find the murderer of the teen's adopted brother.
56.
Blaze (1989) as Sound Effects Coordinator
Story of Earl Long and his romance with stripper Blaze Starr.
57.
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989) as Sound Coordinator (Los Angeles)
Two time-travelling high school friends round up a team of history's all-stars to help them pass an important exam.
58.
They Live (1988) as Sound Effects Coordinator
A drifter discovers a pair of sunglasses that allow him to wake up to the fact that aliens have taken over the Earth.
59.
The Blob (1988) as Sound Effects Coordinator
A strange lifeform consumes everything in its path as it grows.
60.
Pass The Ammo (1988) as Post-Sound Coordinator

Misc. Crew (feature film)

61.
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989)
Two time-travelling high school friends round up a team of history's all-stars to help them pass an important exam.
62.

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