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Cast (feature film)

Galaxis (1998) as Extra (Dodge City)
Blending conventions of fictional and documentary cinema, a story about the prison relationship between a rapper and a teacher that inspires the former to improve conditions on the streets of Washington DC.
Midnight Ride (1992) as Orderly
A young woman abandons her marriage to a police officer, only to be kidnapped by a serial killer. Her only hope is her husband who is hindered by a broken leg and has no car.
Nobody's Home (1991) as James
Blinde Ohr der Oper, Das (1990)
A librettist searches throughout Europe for the perfect melody.
Assault on Precinct 13 (1976) as Black Warlord
A group of individuals trapped in a police station fight off a horde of murderous gang members.
Ring of Fire (1961) as Roy Anderson
A group of delinquents hold a sheriff hostage in the middle of a forest fire.
Sergeant Rutledge (1960) as Trooper
A 19th-century lawyer tries to clear a black man of rape and murder charges.

Editing (feature film)

Songwriter (1984) as Assistant Editor
A singer-songwriter sets out to break his record company contract.

Music (feature film)

Borat (2006) as Composer
Journalist Borat Sagdiyev leaves his native Kazakhstan to travel to America to make a documentary. As he zigzags across the nation, Borat meets real people in real situations with hysterical consequences. His backwards behavior generates strong reactions around him, exposing prejudices and hypocrisi

Assistant Direction (feature film)

Penitentiary III (1988) as 2nd Assistant Director
Too Sweet came up from the streets and became a prizefighter. This creates a problem for him when he is framed for murder and sent to prison. Because of his fighting skills, Too Sweet is singled out by the warden to fight and has to choose between fighting for him or the criminal who all the other i

Art Director (feature film)

Purple Haze (1983) as Art Direction
During the summer of 1968, an alienated young man and his friend rebel against parental authority, the draft, college, and everything else they consider to be part of "the Establishment."

Art Department (feature film)

Small Soldiers (1998) as Computer Graphic Staff (Industrial Light & Magic)
In the small suburban town of Winslow Corners, Ohio, life is quiet, people are friendly, and action figures are only toys. Then again, don''t judge an action figure by its box. Meet the Commando Elite--action figures with an attitude. To them, everything else is just a toy...including the unsuspecting suburbanites of Winslow Corners who have somehow found themselves allied with the Commando''s sworn enemies: the Gorgonites. The monstrous-looking but noble Gorgonites want only to hide from the Commandos long enough to find the lost island of Gorgon. Unfortunately, the Commando Elite is not interested in truces or negotiations...and they don''t take prisoners.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Dinner With Friends (2001)
Adaptation of Donald Margulies' play. Gabe and Karen, the perfect couple, are shocked when best friends Beth and Tom announce they are divorcing, forcing them to examine their own seemingly happy relationship as well as their friendship with Beth and Tim.
Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (1995) as Craft Service
Summoned from an ashram in Tibet, where he''s retreated to seek spiritual guidance--after failing to save the life of a stranded raccoon--antic animal sleuth Ace Ventura finds himself thrust into the most challenging case of his career. At the request of Vincent Cadby, the English Consul General of the Bonai Province, Ace embarks on a perilous journey into the jungles of Africa with his constant companion, Spike the monkey, joined by the consul''s portly emissary, the unflappable Fulton Greenwall. Ace''s mission: to find Shikaka, the missing sacred animal of the friendly Wachati tribe, before the wedding of the Chief''s daughter to the first son of the warrior Wachootoo tribe. If Ace fails, the result will be tribal war. Relying on his wits and uncanny powers of detection--as well as on the aid of some newfound friends--the ingenious Ace outmaneuvers a host of dangerous adversaries as he races against time to recover Shikaka, with the fate of the Bonai Province hanging in the balance.
Watch the Birdie (1965) as Production Manager

Cinematography (special)

Little Women From the Houston Grand Opera (2001) as Video
The Houston Grand Opera's adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's story of the coming of age of the four March sisters -- Jo, Beth, Meg and Amy -- in 19th century New England.

Editing (special)

On Mars (2000) as On-Line Editor
Documentary about Mars, the Earth's nearest planetary relative. The program features commentary by some of the same scientists who acted as consultants for Touchtone Pictures' theatrical film "Mission to Mars."

Post Production (special)

Reflections on Vatican II (1998) as Post-Production Engineer
A look at the Second Vatican Council (1962-1965) which produced sweeping changes in Catholic teaching, liturgy and practice in an effort to respond to a changing world.

Misc. Crew (special)

Real McTeague: A Synthesis of Forms, The (1993) as Prompter (Lyric Opera Of Chicago)
Robert Altman's perspective on Frank Norris' novel "McTeague," a turn-of-the-century tale of a simple dentist and his wife whose lives are destroyed by a bag of gold. Includes passages from the novel, read by Studs Terkel; scenes from composer William Bolcom's music-drama, a 1992 world premiere at L

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