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Ray Frift

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Director (feature film)

The Last Shot You Hear (1969) as Assistant Director
Can Heironymus Merkin Ever Forget Mercy Humppe and Find True Happiness? (1969) as Assistant Director
Hieronymus Merkin has recently turned 40, and is in the midst of preparing a film that details his life's history and development. Portraying himself as a marionette being controlled by an unseen puppet master, young Merkin is led away from the innocence of youth and into the waiting arms of one woman after another by Goodtime Eddie Filth. With Filth's guidance, Merkin steadily transforms into a self-centered womanizer, save only for the longing he feels for his one lost love, Mercy Humppe. As the producers of his life story scream for him to come up with an ending, Merkin must look back and decide what, if anything, he's learned from his experiences.
The File of the Golden Goose (1969) as Assistant Director
An American agent teams with Scotland Yard to tackle a counterfeiting ring.
Where the Bullets Fly (1966) as Assistant Director

Producer (feature film)

Free Frenchman, The (1990) as Associate Producer

Editing (feature film)

Saturday Night Out (1964) as Assoc ed

Assistant Direction (feature film)

Wildcats of St. Trinian's, The (1980) as Assistant Director
Water Babies, The (1979) as Assistant Director
Arabian Adventure (1979) as Assistant Director
Wombling Free (1978) as Assistant Director
The adventures of The Wombles, strange creatures who live on Wimbledon Common and pick up the litter left by the humans. There's always time for a nice song and dance as well. This was a film version of the popular childrens TV show.
Warlords Of Atlantis (1978) as Assistant Director
McClure and the father-and-son exploration team of Bisset and Gilmore take a jaunt under the ocean to the lost continent of Atlantis. They encounter all sorts of obstacles, including a gigantic octopus, until their adventure takes them to high priestess Charisse.
Human Factor, The (1975) as Assistant Director
Hostile Witness (1968) as Assistant Director
A lawyer out to avenge his daughter's death becomes the suspect in a suspect's murder.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (1987) as Production Supervisor
Superman (Christopher Reeve) receives a request to end nuclear proliferation, and the Man of Steel goes into action. He rounds up every nuclear missile in the world and then hurls the collection into the sun for a resounding explosion. But his Clark Kent persona has other problems as The Daily Planet has been bought by unscrupulous David Warfield (Sam Wanamaker) who is only interested in turning the newspaper into a sleazy tabloid. Lacy (Mariel Hemingway), Warfield''s sexy daughter, however, has eyes for Kent and gets Lois Lane (Margot Kidder) to fix her up with him.
Lion of the Desert (1981) as Production Manager
A Libyan resistance leader fights against Italian invaders on the eve of World War II.
Raise The Titanic (1980) as Production Manager
When the United States learns that the Titanic contains radioactive cargo that would be valuable in the manufacture of weapons, a group of experts is sent down to raise the sunken ship. While the team is working on the case, the Soviet Union hears about their efforts, and decides to send a group of
39 Steps, The (1978) as Production Supervisor
On vacation in England, Richard Hannay comes into possession of information regarding a Prussian plot to start World War I. After a spy is murdered, Hannay is blamed by police and by spies who will do anything to get the plans back. Meanwhile, Hannay must also stop a group of terrorists who plan to

Producer (special)

Remorseful Day, The (2001) as Associate Producer
Inspector Morse has a mysterious connection to murder victim Yvonne Harrison, who is found battered to death and handcuffed naked to her bed. Chief Superintendent Strange puts Sergeant Lewis in charge of the investigation, but Morse anticipates his colleague's every move. It becomes clear that Yvonn
Goodnight Mister Tom (1999) as Associate Producer
Tom Oakley, a cantankerous old man, is exiled from the life of his village and weighed down with memories. As Britain stands on the brink of World War II, William, an 11-year-old evacuee from London, begins to flourish under Tom's care. The two develop a bond so strong that when William's mother sum
Inspector Morse: The Wench Is Dead (1999) as Associate Producer
Inspector Morse investigates the nearly 150-year-old murder of a young woman whose body was found in the mid-1800s alongside the Oxford Canal. After Morse comes across an account of the original investigation and the trial that followed, he's soon convinced that the three men hanged for her murder w
Daughters of Cain, The (1998) as Associate Producer
Two-part episode in the dramatizations of Inspector Morse mysteries by Colin Dexter, featuring the cranky, beer-tippling Inspector Morse and the ever-loyal Detective Sergeant Lewis. The investigation into the murder of Oxford University Professor Dr. Felix McClure, turns out to be far more complicat
Death Is Now My Neighbor (1998) as Associate Producer
Two-part episode in the dramatizations of Inspector Morse mysteries by Colin Dexter, featuring the cranky, beer-tippling Inspector Morse and the ever-loyal Detective Sergeant Lewis. Morse and Lewis are called in to investigate the mysterious deaths of two Oxfordshire neighbors murdered only 24 hours
Deadly Slumber (1997) as Associate Producer
When a surgeon is found dead, Inspector Morse investigates the possibility that the doctor was murdered by the devoted father of a woman who suffered permanent brain damage following a minor surgical procedure that went very wrong.
Into the Blue (1997) as Associate Producer
Harry Barnett, once a wealthy businessman, finds himself out of luck and money. While working as a caretaker on a Greek estate on the island of Rhodes, Harry meets a young English woman named Heather, who disappears after she and Harry are attacked by a masked figure. Harry is left to piece together
Way Through the Woods, The (1997) as Associate Producer
Steven Parnell, the "Lovers Lane Killer," is murdered in a prison fight before his trial. Parnell has confessed to killing two young couples and a woman on a day trip to Oxford. Inspector Morse re-opens the case, convinced that the evidence doesn't add up.
Day of the Devil, The (1996) as Associate Producer
A dangerous mental patient, John Barrie, escapes from a high security hospital. A master of disguise, Barrie sets up an elaborate battle of wits with Chief Inspector Morse as the Oxford police engage in a manhunt. Morse realizes he is dealing with more than just a rapist on the run when signs of sat
Twilight of the Gods (1996) as Associate Producer
Inspector Morse makes inquiries into the murder of a freelance journalist who was working on an article about millionaire businessman Andrew Baydon. During the opening celebrations for a new college at Oxford, donated by Braydon, one of the guests is shot.
Inspector Morse, Series VII: Who Killed Harry Field? (1994) as Associate Producer
Two-part episode in the crime-solving exploits of Oxford Police Inspector Morse. A hack painter who steals ideas and brush techniques from famous artists is mysteriously killed.
Inspector Morse, Series VII: Greeks Bearing Gifts (1994) as Associate Producer
Two-part episode in the crime-solving exploits of Oxford Police Inspector Morse. When Morse gets little help from Oxford's tightly-knit Greek community during the investigation of a Greek chef's murder and the disappearance of a baby, the Police Inspector discovers a link between the University's cl
Last Enemy, The (1989) as Associate Producer
A two-part story about the continuing adventures of Oxfordshire police detective Inspector Morse. The Inspector and his assistant Sergeant Lewis set out to discover the identity, and the murderer, of a mutilated body found near the bank of a canal in Oxford.

Film Production - Main (special)

Secret of Bay 5B, The (1991) as Production Supervisor
Continues the stories of unconventional police detective, Inspector Morse of Oxford, England. Morse gets away from Oxford to solve the baffling murder of a man strangled in a Westgate garage.

Film Production - Main (TV Mini-Series)

First Olympics: Athens 1896, The (1984)
Lovingly detailed, this dramatization of the first modern Olympic Games, revived in 1896 by a French aristocrat (Louis Jourdan) with the help of a Princeton professor (David Ogden Stiers), followed the fortunes of a ragtag team of amateur American athletes whose Olympic triumphs stunned the sports w

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