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Director (feature film)

1.
Boiler Room (1993) as Director
Lovelorn, struggling, would-be film director Mark Grossman gets a job selling office supplies for a sleazy mob-owned telemarketing firm, where gifts are used as an incentive to do business. Things turn from bad to worse when Mark secretly "takes" his accounts to another company, and narrowly escapes

Writer (feature film)

2.
Boiler Room (1993) as Screenwriter
Lovelorn, struggling, would-be film director Mark Grossman gets a job selling office supplies for a sleazy mob-owned telemarketing firm, where gifts are used as an incentive to do business. Things turn from bad to worse when Mark secretly "takes" his accounts to another company, and narrowly escapes

Producer (feature film)

3.
Boiler Room (1993) as Producer
Lovelorn, struggling, would-be film director Mark Grossman gets a job selling office supplies for a sleazy mob-owned telemarketing firm, where gifts are used as an incentive to do business. Things turn from bad to worse when Mark secretly "takes" his accounts to another company, and narrowly escapes

Editing (feature film)

4.
Gangs of New York (2002) as Addl ed
In 1860's lower Manhattan, the Five Points section is a dark, teeming corner of the city known for vice and chaos. Into this frontier of lawlessness arrives the young Irish American, Amsterdam Vallon. Amsterdam is the orphaned son of the slain Priest Vallon--once chief warrior of the Dead Rabbits ga
5.
Bringing Out the Dead (1999) as Consulting Editor
Sirens screaming and lights flashing, a New York City ambulance speeds through the night. Its drivers are paramedics working the graveyard shift--men who come face-to-face with the dead and the dying on a daily basis. Burnt out from one too many nights on the job, they are nearly as broken as the bo
6.
Cradle Will Rock (1999) as Additional Editor
The story of the staging of Marc Blitzstein's 1937 musical "The Cradle Will Rock", which the government placed an injunction against. The actors led the audience through New York to another venue and acted in the auditorium without props or costumes, just one action during the charged Depression-era
7.
Kundun (1997) as Associate Editor
The Dalai Lama fights Chinese oppression while trying to lead his flock.
8.
Boy Crazy Girl Crazier (1996) as Editor
Two lovers, both desperately ambitious Hollywood hopefuls, return from a party at which a top director has tapped one of them to play a role in a movie to be made in Italy. As it turns out, the lucky actor won the role by lying. Not only did he pretend to be gay, but he also appropriated for himself
9.
Grace of My Heart (1996) as Editor
A look at a woman struggling to find her own voice in the male-dominated world of music follows the journey of singer/songwriter Denise Waverly through the corridors of the Brill Building during the doo-wop heyday of the late fifties and into Malibu's psychedelic surfer scene of the late sixties. Al
10.
Casino (1995) as Associate Editor
A mafia drama exposes the inner workings of a corrupt Las Vegas casino.
11.
Closer to Home (1995) as Editor
A story about an arranged marriage which traces the struggle of a young Filipino woman determined to help her family, and a man just as determined to create a home he has long since abandoned.
12.
Combination Platter (1993) as Editor
A portrait of Chinese illegal immigrants who are caught between two cultures, but belong to neither. Story centers on a young man, Robert, working in a Chinese restaurant who is desperately seeking a green card, as are several of his co-workers. And although his friend encourages him to find an Amer
13.
Iron & Silk (1990) as Editor
An American college graduate''s experience in China as an English teacher and martial arts student.
14.
Goodfellas (1990) as Editor
A young man works his way up through the New York City mobs.
15.
Kill-Off, The (1989) as Editor
A small town is under the control of an old woman's constant gossiping.
16.
Patty Hearst (1988) as Assistant Editor
Based on Hearst's own memoirs, a retelling of her 1974 kidnapping by the Symbionese Liberation Army and her subsequent involvement with the self-styled revolutionaries.
17.
Brain Damage (1988) as Editor
After a night of bizarre hallucinations, Brian wakes up, sees blood on his bedsheets and discovers a jovial talking slug attached to his body. The creature, a brain-eating parasite, administers Brian doses of a highly addictive psychedelic drug to keep him under control, while using his body to carr
18.
The Color of Money (1986) as 1st Assistant Editor
An experienced pool shark coaches a young hothead on his way to the top.

Sound (feature film)

19.
Maximum Overdrive (1986) as Sound Editor Assistant
A group of people try to survive when machines start to come alive and become homicidal.
20.
Fist of Fear, Touch of Death (1980) as Sound
A martial arts competition is held in Madison Square Garden to decide who will be the successor to Bruce Lee. Some of the competitors are interviewed by a television reporter and Bruce Lee is seen in footage filmed shortly before his death.
21.
Don't Go in the House (1980) as Sound Recording
As a child, Donald was tormented by his mother who used fire as a punishment. Now a deranged adult, Donald stalks women at clubs, then takes them home where he kills them with a flamethrower.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

22.
Don't Go in the House (1980)
As a child, Donald was tormented by his mother who used fire as a punishment. Now a deranged adult, Donald stalks women at clubs, then takes them home where he kills them with a flamethrower.
23.
Fist of Fear, Touch of Death (1980)
A martial arts competition is held in Madison Square Garden to decide who will be the successor to Bruce Lee. Some of the competitors are interviewed by a television reporter and Bruce Lee is seen in footage filmed shortly before his death.

Editing (TV Mini-Series)

24.
Prime Gig, The (2001) as Editor

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