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Producer (feature film)

1.
Certain Prey (2011)
Minneapolis Deputy Police Chief Lucas Davenport discovers a lethal hit woman and cunning killer are determined to hunt him down.
2.
Bond of Silence (2010)
A perfect suburban town is shattered when a party gets out of control and a family man keeping the peace is shockingly murdered. Six teens know what happened, and it's up to his grieving widow to break their silence.
3.
Double Wedding (2010)
Two single, identical twin sisters end up romancing the same man unbeknownst to him.
4.
Client List, The (2010)
In Odessa, Texas, a young housewife and former homecoming queen becomes one of the city's most popular hookers until she, her co-workers and 68 prominent Odessa residents are arrested in a scandal that shakes the city.
5.
Informant, The (2009)
Mark Whitacre wears a wire to record corporate honchos who are illegally fixing the price of food additives. But, unfortunately for the FBI, their lead witness hasn't been quite so forthcoming about how he's helped himself to the corporate coffers.
6.
Impact (2009)
7.
Memory Keeper's Daughter, The (2008)
When a woman is caught in the middle of a snowstorm and goes into labor, her husband must help her deliver twins with the aid of a nurse. When the baby girl is born with down syndrome, the husband decides to send the baby to a mental institution with the nurse; and tell his wife the baby died. For t
8.
Jack and Jill vs. the World (2008)
Jack is a thirty-something advertising exec in New York City, living a life forged from routine. He is successful and stylish--and entirely bored until he meets Jill. In her twenties, fiery and adorable, Jill enters Jack's life like a hurricane. They meet and instantly connect, launching into a r
9.
Tenth Circle, The (2008)
Laura Stone teaches at a local college and her husband Daniel, a comic book artist has been the stay-at-home dad. Their idyllic lives are turned upside down when their daughter accuses her ex-boyfriend, Jason, of raping her. When Jason later dies in an apparent suicide, the family finds itself in th
10.
Custody (2007)
When a teenage girl loses her mother, her college professor stepfather commits to raise her as his own. Their world is turned upside down when the girl's biological father, a wealthy entrepreneur, returns to claim the daughter that he left behind.
11.
Write & Wrong (2007)
Birdie Langdon is an Oscar winning writer approaching her 50th birthday who gets continually stonewalled finding work in an industry that prizes youth above all else. In desperation, she dreams up a plan to have her attractive car-salesman nephew Neil pose as a screenwriter using her scripts. The ru
12.
More Of Me (2007)
An overwhelmed woman splits into three different versions of herself to cope with various aspects of her life. One is a nurturing mother, another is a devoted wife, and the third is a driven activist.
13.
Not Like Everyone Else: The True Story of Brandi Blackbear (2006)
In the wake of the Columbine massacre, a Tulsa, Oklahoma school district implements repressive new rules to target potentially violent students. In the process, a high school Native American girl becomes the target of a modern-day witch hunt. Her family reluctantly decides she has been wrongfully
14.
Recipe for a Perfect Christmas (2005)
A food critic arranges a date between her mother and a new chef in exchange for a favorable review. Unfortunately, she begins to develop romantic feelings for him as well.
15.
Cyber Seduction: His Secret Life (2005)
High school swim champ Justin's once seemingly perfect life devolves after he becomes addicted to internet pornography, undermining his relationships with family, friends and his girlfriend.
16.
Odd Girl Out (2005)
Popular high-schooler Vanessa, whose social status is dependant on her friendship with Stacy, the most popular girl in school, finds herself on the outs when the boy her friend has eyes for, flirts with her instead. With the help of a girl who wants her place in the social pecking order, all of Vane
17.
Evel Knievel (2004) as Executive Producer
Based on the book by Steve Mandich, Evel Incarnate: The Life and Legend of Evel Knievel. The life story of the infamous daredevil stuntman Evel Knievel.
18.
Behind the Camera: The Unauthorized Story of Charlie's Angels (2004) as Executive Producer
A candid look at the events leading up to the creation of the popular TV program and its tumultuous first season when Farrah Fawcett-Majors decided to leave before her contract was up.
19.
It Must be Love (2004) as Executive Producer
Based on a true story, an estranged couple takes a road trip in an effort to hammer out the details of an amicable divorce. When they are standed in a snowstorm, they come face to face with the truths of how their relationship went awry.
20.
Survivors Club, The (2004) as Executive Producer
Based on the book by Lisa Gardner, three victims of the same rapist join together to start the "Survivor's Club" and help the police track down the rapist. When the criminal is brought to trial he is murdered, making the three woman instant suspects in the eyes of Detective Griffin who has a secret
21.
She's Too Young (2004) as Executive Producer
Fourteen year old Annie draws the attention of Nick, two years her senior. He charms her into bed and leaves her with an STD. Annie's mother, Trish, starts a crusade against teen sex and somehow they have to regain the common ground they've lost.
22.
Martha Inc.: The Story of Martha Stewart (2003) as Executive Producer
True story about the successful business life of Martha Stewart, including her 2002 Wall Street scandal.
23.
Sounder (2003) as Executive Producer
Remake of the 1972 theatrical film about a Louisiana sharecropper family in the 1930s. When they hit hard times, the father steals food and is sentenced to 5 years hard labor. His son, inspired by stories of the bible and his dog Sounder's resiliance, goes on a quest to find his father, learning the
24.
Hunger Point (2003) as Executive Producer
Based on the book of the same name by Jillian Medoff. When Frannie's sister commits suicide after a long battle with anorexia, she is forced to examine her life which tests the already fragile family.
25.
Word of Honor (2003) as Executive Producer
Ben Tyson, a well-loved corporate executive and former army lieutenant in Vietnam, finds his current life as a family man, his career, and his reputation, jeopardized when a crime committed by three of his men during the war catches up with his present. Now he must defend his honor and find the one
26.
Undercover Christmas (2003) as Executive Producer
A federal agent guarding a sassy cocktail waitress who's in the Witness Protection Program is forced by circumstance to take her home with him for Christmas with his stuffy, upper-crust family.
27.
Too Young To Be a Dad (2002) as Executive Producer
When a teenage high school couple find themselves soon to be parents, the boy steps up and, with the support of his parents, decides to raise the baby himself.
28.
Rosa Parks Story, The (2002) as Executive Producer
The life story of civil rights heroine Rosa Parks.
29.
Gilda Radner: It's Always Something (2002) as Executive Producer
Biopic about the late "Saturday Night Live" star Gilda Radner. Gilda tells her own story, beginning with her childhood as a chubby girl who loved to perform with her dad, and her early years at Second City in Toronto. There she honed her comedic chops along with John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd and Bill Mu
30.
Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman: The Heart Within (2001) as Executive Producer
The second television movie that continues the story of the CBS series "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman." Dr. Mike and her husband, Sully, return to Boston to celebrate their daughter's graduation from medical school and face the challenges brought on by Mike's mother's failing health.<P>Mike and Sully ta
31.
Sons of Mistletoe (2001) as Executive Producer
A foster home for boys is in danger of being closed when its benefactor dies. Helen Radke, a businesswoman, has returned home for the holidays to settle her father's estate, which includes the foster home established by her father more than 60 years earlier. The director, Jimmy, must win Helen's sup
32.
Rodgers & Hammerstein's "South Pacific" (2001) as Executive Producer
Adaptation of the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical, based on the novel "Tales of the South Pacific," by James A. Michener, about love and loss on a remote Pacific island during World War II. The story tracks two parallel romances: one between Nellie Forbush, a Navy nurse, and Emile DeBecque, a wealth
33.
In the Name of the People (2000) as Executive Producer
Television movie about a death-row inmate who asks the parents of the girl he murdered to raise his daughter after his execution. Jack and Connie Murphy have been waiting for the execution of the murderer of their daughter, Jenny, who was killed six years earlier. Jenny's killer, John Burke, is anti
34.
Judgment Day: The Ellie Nesler Story (1999) as Executive Producer
After a local church worker Daniel Driver meets Ellie Nesler and quickly earns her trust, the usually protective Ellie thinks nothing of sending her son Brandon to a summer camp where Driver is working as a counselor. But Brandon soon learns Driver's true intentions, and a long cycle of sexual abuse
35.
As Time Runs Out (1999) as Executive Producer
When his six-year-old son Marcus is kidnapped, Dan Carlin, a recent widow and wealthy Seattle industrialist, accidentally kills Alex the kidnapper in a fit of rage. Now Dan and Police Detective Janet Wise must find Marcus within 24 hours before a bomb, hidden in the child's teddy bear, explodes.
36.
Secret of Giving (1999) as Executive Producer
A widow and her son search for the meaning of Christmas in 1905. Rose Cameron is trying to cope with her husband's death but her mortgage is overdue, she has only a few cattle to sell and her 5-year-old son, Toby, is running a high fever. Then, Harry Withers, a lone rider, shows up on her farm. Rose
37.
John Sandford's Mind Prey (1999) as Executive Producer
Television movie based on the novel, "Mind Prey," by John Sandford, featuring the character Detective Davenport, who is also the primary character in a series of John Sandford novels. Detective Lucas Davenport searches for sociopath John Mail, who has imprisoned psychiatrist Andi Manette and her two
38.
Holiday Romance, A (1999) as Executive Producer
Cal, a high-school superintendent, relocates to his hometown of Bethlehem, Kentucky, to investigate the troubled high school's finances. With his sullen niece Fern in tow, Cal moves in with his Korean-War veteran father Jake. Cal's calculations reveal that the school music program must be cut to sav
39.
My Father's Shadow: The Sam Sheppard Story (1998) as Executive Producer
Television movie based on Sam Reese Sheppard's quest to prove that his father, Dr. Sam Sheppard, did not kill his mother Marilyn in 1954. Sheppard served ten years in prison for the crime before the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the conviction. He was later retried and found not guilty. Sheppard was
40.
I'll Be Home For Christmas (1997) as Executive Producer
Sarah Gladstone, the mayor of the small town of St. Nicholas, must find a doctor for the local hospital before Christmas or it will shut down. When Sarah and the other residents learn that Mike Greiser is returning to town for Christmas, it spurs them into action. The recently widowed Mike, a succes
41.
All the Winters That Have Been (1997) as Executive Producer
Dane Corvin returns to Raven Island where 20 years before he and Hannah Craven had fallen in love. She vowed never to see Dane again because he had arrested her brother, who he had been investigating. Dane is now determined to win her back and slowly re-enters her daily life. But Hanna has a secret,
42.
Lies He Told (1997) as Executive Producer
A charming military man arranges his own disappearance and death in order to begin a new life with a woman who is completely deceived by his lies. Bored by his military career and secure lifestyle with his wife, Cindy, and two children, Dave Bay falls in love with Alyson and plots a new existence. T
43.
... First Do No Harm (1997) as Executive Producer
A ferociously determined mother sees her four-year-old son's treatment for epilepsy failing and, trusting her own study of his case, defies conventional wisdom to enroll him in a controversial diet treatment.
44.
Devil's Food (1996) as Executive Producer
A TV anchorwoman sells her soul to the devil to become thin.
45.
Christmas in My Hometown (1996) as Executive Producer
Just before Christmas, a high-powered executive is ordered to return to his small Nebraska hometown to downsize the tractor factory that employs most of the community. While pretending to be there in order to place a large order for tractors, he falls in love with a local woman who is engaged to som
46.
Shattered Mind (1996) as Executive Producer
Triggered by the death of her abusive father, a woman is tormented by a variety of alternative personalities, which include a wild prostitute, a terrified child, a tough male teenager, and a suicidal woman. As her life spirals out of control, risking the loss of her important relationships and even
47.
Madonna: Innocence Lost (1994) as Executive Producer
Unauthorized television movie tracing the pop music superstar Madonna's first years in New York, from 1978 through 1984 -- including relationships with her father and her first manager.
48.
Against Their Will: Women in Prison (1994) as Executive Producer
When guards demand sexual favors from the inmates of a women's prison, a wrongfully-jailed convict fights back in court. Based on an actual event.
49.
Christmas Romance (1994) as Executive Producer
Romantic comedy about a young widow, her two daughters and a cranky banker sent to evict them, snowed in together during Christmas.
50.
Seeds Of Deception (1994) as Executive Producer
Inspired by actual events surrounding a fertility doctor indicted for inseminating his patients with his own sperm and for giving false positive pregnancy results.
51.
Seeds Of Deception (1994) as Producer
Inspired by actual events surrounding a fertility doctor indicted for inseminating his patients with his own sperm and for giving false positive pregnancy results.
52.
Body Snatchers (1993) as Co-Producer
This remake is in keeping with the spirit of Don Siegel's 1956 classic "Invasion of the Body Snatchers," where alien forces take over the bodies of humans, forcing the uninfested to band together. This updated version focuses on an EPA scientist and his family.
53.
Switching Parents (1993) as Executive Producer
Based on the true story of 12-year-old Gregory Kingsley, who sued successfully to divorce himself from his natural parents.
54.
Lethal Lolita (1993) as Executive Producer
A movie telling the story of Amy Fisher, a Long Island, New York, high-school student who allegedly shot her 36-year-old lover's wife.
55.
Mad At the Moon (1992) as Executive Producer
Set in the 1890s, a woman discovers the man she has married is bewitched.
56.
Murderous Affair, A (1992) as Executive Producer
A movie based on the real-life "fatal attraction" murder case involving Carolyn Warmus, a school teacher convicted of killing her lover's wife in Westchester County, New York.
57.
Wedlock (1991) as Executive Producer
An imprisoned jewel thief and a female inmate to whom he is electronically linked escape from jail to seek a stash of diamonds and the partner that betrayed him.
58.
In the Nick of Time (1991) as Producer
Santa Claus learns that his 300-year tenure has ended and if he doesn't find a replacement by Christmas Eve, all the lights of Christmas will go out.
59.
On Thin Ice: The Tai Babalonia Story (1990) as Executive Producer
A television movie based on the true story of Tai Babilonia, the figure skater. Her dreams of an Olympic gold medal were dashed when her partner, Randy Gardner, suffered an injury and was unable to complete the 1984 Winter Olympics competition. Devastated, she turned to drugs until she decided to pu
60.
18 Again! (1988) as Executive Producer
The mind of an 80-year-old man ends up in the body of his 18-year-old nephew.
61.
Disorderlies (1987) as Co-Producer
In order to pay off his gambling debts, a man plots to kill his rich uncle and collect his inheritance. So he hires the three most inept orderlies he can find to take care of the old man.
62.
One Crazy Summer (1986) as Producer
63.
Bad Medicine (1985) as Co-Executive Producer
Since he can't get accepted into any American medical schools, a wanna-be doctor ends up in a zany and dubious Central American one.
64.
Better Off Dead (1985) as Producer
A teenager deals with a hilarious assortment of personal crises.
65.
Citizen: The Political Life of Allard K. Lowenstein (1982) as Executive Producer
Allard Lowenstein was a one-term United States congressman from New York whose life was cut short when he was murdered in 1980. During his political career, Lowenstein helped register African-Americans to vote in Mississippi during the 1960s, and worked on the campaign to secure the presidential can
66.
I Was a Mail Order Bride (1982) as Producer
On a bet with one of his practical-joking partners, a Los Angeles lawyer responds to an ad from a pretty Chicago magazine writer offering herself as a bridal candidate for an investigative reporting assignment, and then makes another bet that he can keep the relationship platonic for two weeks.
67.
Incident At Crestridge (1981) as Executive Producer
Eileen Brennan stars as a woman who wins election as sheriff in a contemporary Wyoming town rife with corruption, where she had moved with her husband (Sandy McPeak). Pernell Roberts is the venal, glad-handing mayor who does not cotton to the outsider, and Bruce Davison is the deputy sheriff whose suspicions she strives to allay.
68.
Escape (1980) as Producer
In TV's answer to "Midnight Express," Timothy Bottoms stars as real-life Dwight Worker, an American jailed in Mexico on drug charges, who, in a brazen, well-planned breakout, made what is claimed to be the only escape from Lecumberri Prison since Pancho Villa.
69.
When She Was Bad... (1979) as Producer
In her first starring role in a made-for-TV movie, Cheryl Ladd is a young wife and mother whose ambitious, often-absent, upwardly mobile husband leaves her unhappy and her growing loneliness leads to frustrations she takes out on her pre-school daughter. This child abuse film, originally to have bee
70.
Aunt Mary (1979) as Producer
The true-life drama about a handicapped Baltimore woman living on welfare who organized a sandlot baseball team and ended up coaching more than 50,000 boys and girls over nearly 40 years.
71.
Battered (1978) as Producer
A drama interweaving the stories of three women of varied backgrounds and ages whose marriages are complicated by the tragedy of wife-beating.
72.
Death of Richie, The (1977) as Producer
A confused teenager turns to drugs, leading to erratic outbursts in school and violent quarrels with his straight-arrow father.
73.
Emily, Emily (1977) as Producer
The story of a mentally-challenged boy's growth into maturity as seen through the eyes of Emily Ward, a graduate student in psychology, who gives the boy a chance for fulfillment in the world.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

74.
Drug Wars: the Camarena Story (1990)
A three-part miniseries based on the events surrounding the 1985 abduction and murder by drug traffickers in Guadalajara, Mexico, of Enrique "Kiki" Camarena, a U.S. agent of the Drug Enforcement Agency. His death helped expose the underworld of South America's drug cartel and its influence on powerf

Producer (special)

75.
Engagement Ring, The (2005)
Forty years ago, an engagement ring lost in the mail leads to a breakup between two young sweethearts Alicia Rosa and Nick Di Cenzo. Over the years the resentment between them grows as they both inherit neighboring wineries. After the engagement ring finally shows up, Alicia's daughter, Sara, find
76.
Alexander (1973) as Production Executive
The story of Alexander Foster, a 75-year-old world traveler who befriends three small children and instills in them the zeal to live life fully.

Producer (TV Mini-Series)

77.
Brooke Ellison Story, The (2004) as Executive Producer
78.
I Want to Marry Ryan Banks (2004) as Executive Producer
79.
Annie Get Your Gun (2003) as Executive Producer
80.
Benedict Arnold: A Question of Honor (2003) as Executive Producer (Jaffe/Braunstein Films)
81.
Steve Martini's The Judge (2001) as Executive Producer
Judge Armando Acosta is an arrogant but brilliant Superior Court judge and longtime enemy of Paul Madriani, an idealistic attorney recently jailed for contempt in Acosta's court. But when Acosta is arrested on a trumped-up charge of soliciting a prostitute and the key witness is later found murdered
82.
Golden Spiders: A Nero Wolfe Mystery, The (2000) as Executive Producer
83.
Deliberate Intent (2000) as Executive Producer
84.
Flood: A River's Rampage (1997) as Executive Producer
85.
Steve Martini's Undue Influence (1996) as Executive Producer
A defense attorney promises his dying wife that he will help her sister win a custody battle against her ex-husband, who is also a powerful politician. But when a murder takes place, and he tries to investigate it, he finds himself caught in a complex web of infidelities and homicide.
86.
Degree of Guilt (1995) as Executive Producer
A network journalist calls upon her ex-lover to defend her when she is charged with murder. During the sensational trial, the attorney falls in love with his married associate. When her husband is murdered, the lawyer is charged with the crime.

Producer (TV Mini-Series)

87.
10.5 (2004) as Executive Producer
When a series of increasingly powerful earthquakes start hitting America's northwestern coast, a seismologist concludes that the temblors are related and will get worse unless they can be stopped. As the situation follows her predictions, the president orders extreme measures be taken, including the
88.
Ken Follett's The Third Twin (1997) as Executive Producer
When Dr. Jeannie Ferrami, a university researcher trying to unearth the gene for aggressive behavior, locates identical twins who were born to different mothers, she finds herself in conflict with fellow researchers and politicians who have business interests in biogenetic research. Ferrami falls in
89.
Great Escape II, The: Untold Story (1988) as Executive Producer
A two-part miniseries, which continues the WW II story detailed in the 1963 theatrical release, "The Great Escape." The project is based on the final section of the novel "The Great Escape" (not included in the film), which involves the trackdown and roundup that took place after the war, of the Ge
90.
Woman Called Moses, A (1978) as Producer
A dramatization of the life of the legendary slave who escaped to freedom and returned to the South many times to rescue others via her underground railroad.

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