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Sound (feature film)

1.
Analyze This (1999)
Paul Vitti, New York gang boss, is suffering from anxiety attacks. Embarrassed by this un-Mafia problem, he seeks help from a psychiatrist, Ben Sobel. Sobel isn''t keen to help him, but is persuaded. Vitti''s problems threaten to postpone Sobel''s wedding in Miami, and worse, there is a Mob conference coming up that Vitti may not be in strong enough psychological shape to attend.
2.
Sweet and Lowdown (1999) as Production Sound Mixer
Emmet Ray, according to himself, was the greatest jazz guitarist of the 1920s and 1930s. At least in New York, anyway. Although Ray certainly had a signature style and a melodic skill, those who knew Ray best admit that perhaps he was best known in his extra-musical roles -- as a pimp and a kleptoma
3.
Godzilla (1998) as Sound Mixer (New York City)
A blinding flash of white light fills the sky above the French Polynesian islands. Giant footsteps plow an ominous path through miles of Panamanian forests and beaches. Ships off the U.S. coast capsize, dragged into a rolling sea where they are instantly demolished. This incessant, inexplicable dest
4.
Just the Ticket (1998) as Sound Mixer
Gary is a ticket scalper, and not just any scalper but the best in the business. But he has two problems: a seemingly wealthy competition who is willing to pay way over the odds to beat Gary to tickets, and his ex-wife who wants him to go straight. Although separated, Gary and Linda are still attrac
5.
Celebrity (1998) as Production Sound Mixer
Lee Simon, a journalist, has just split up with his insecure wife Robin. He launches into a series of sexual escapades that include a film star, a supermodel and an aspiring actress. Meanwhile, Robin considers plastic surgery and imagines a life on her own. However, both eventually find love again:
6.
Picture Perfect (1997) as Sound Mixer
Kate's boss feels that a married person is the best bet for a promotion because they tend to stay put and enhance the firm. In order to advance her career, Kate must find a way to pose as "attached." She also has a crush on co-worker Sam who is only interested in girls who are spoken for. She fulf
7.
Deconstructing Harry (1997) as Production Sound Mixer
Harry Block, despite the onset of middle age, has never really grown up. He has established a reputation as a novelist but has already spent his latest advance from his publisher without writing a word of his latest book. He''s had three wives and thinks he is sex-obsessed (having seen several therapists--one of whom he married--to analyze the problem). He is currently on his way to Adair College to receive a life achievement award but is nervous and needs company. Trouble is, Harry''s latest girlfriend Fay has chosen this moment to marry his best friend Larry while another buddy, Richard, is having heart problems and can''t make the trip. Finally, his wish to have his son Hilly see him honored are scuttled by his psychiatrist mother''s refusal to let him attend the ceremony. Meanwhile, Lucy, Block''s former sister in-law, is furious that Harry has, in his latest book, described, in vivid detail, their clandestine relationship.
8.
Night Falls on Manhattan (1997) as Production Sound
A street cop turned Manhattan District Attorney realizes the legal system he reveres is not as it should be and experiences personal and professional betrayal after discovering a crime and cover-up among those closest to him. A liberal defense attorney opposes him in the courtroom and the political
9.
Preacher's Wife, The (1996) as Production Sound Mixer
The Reverend Henry Biggs is a good man who's doubtful about his ability to make a difference in his troubled community and home. Help is on the way in the form of an angel named Dudley who soon becomes the source of and solution to their problems.
10.
Juror, The (1996) as Production Mixer
Annie Laird is a single mother who becomes embroiled in a dangerous game when she is chosen to serve as a juror in a trial of a powerful mobster. A vote to aquit is the only thing that ensures her and her son''s safety, but the shadowy figure pulling the strings might not let it end there.
11.
Sudden Death (1995) as Production Sound Mixer
It's the seventh game of the Stanley Cup Finals. The Pittsburgh Penguins are battling the Chicago Blackhawks as 17,000 frenzied fans, including the Vice President of the United States, are on the edge of their seats--unaware that an elite group of terrorists is about to make this a game no one will
12.
Kiss of Death (1995) as Sound Mixer
Ex-con Jimmy Kilmartin is caught in an inescapable web of double crosses, deceit and sudden death when he's forced to infiltrate New York's criminal underground. Trapped between a vicious psychopath and an unscrupulous D.A., Kilmartin must find the strength and ingenuity to save himself and his fami
13.
Don't Drink the Water (1994)
Remake of 1969 feature film (based on Woody Allen's 1966 stage play) about an American caterer and his family, caught behind the Iron Curtain while on a European vacation.
14.
My Father the Hero (1994) as Sound Mixer (New York)
A father brings his young daughter on a vacation in paradise. In an effort to impress the boy of her dreams, she pretends that her father is her lover.
15.
Renaissance Man (1994) as Production Mixer
An unemployed civilian advertising executive lands a teaching job with the Army, and soon discovers that his radical teaching philosophy doesn''t please his rigid military superiors.
16.
Carlito's Way (1993) as Sound Mixer
Puerto Rican ex-con Carlito Brigante tries to retire from his life of crime but old ties seem to make it impossible.
17.
Groundhog Day (1993) as Production Mixer
A weatherman gets stuck in time, forced to live the same day over and over.
18.
Wilder Napalm (1993) as Sound
The tale of the pyrokinetic Foudroyant brothers, Wallace and Wilder, who're in love with the same woman, Wilder's wife. In addition, one wants to use his fiery gift to become rich and famous, whereas the other is dead set against either of them exploiting their awesome powers.
19.
Prelude to a Kiss (1992) as Sound Mixer
Peter falls for Rita upon first meeting her, and the two begin a whirlwind romance that quickly leads to marriage. But when another man kisses Rita on her wedding day, the two magically change souls, and Peter must track down the love of his life if he is ever to truly see her again.
20.
A League of Their Own (1992) as Production Mixer
Two sisters become rivals while playing women''''s baseball during World War II.
21.
Bonfire of the Vanities, The (1990) as Production Sound Mixer
Story of New York City bond salesman, Sherman McCoy, who accidentally hits a young black man with his car during an unexpected foray into the Bronx.
22.
Awakenings (1990) as Production Sound Mixer
A doctor''''s experiments bring a group of comatose patients back to consciousness.
23.
Quick Change (1990) as Sound Mixer
Three fed-up New Yorkers decide to rob a bank, but the getaway proves more eventful than they anticipated.
24.
Let It Ride (1989) as Sound Mixer
Story of a horse racing gambler who hits the jackpot.
25.
Fletch Lives (1989) as Sound Recording Mixer (Eastern Unit)
Fletch, the investigative journalist, goes to Louisiana for a vacation and finds himself involved in some local intrigue.
26.
Bright Lights, Big City (1988) as Sound Recording Mixer
An aspiring author, hurt and depressed over a painful separation from his girlfriend, embarks on a hedonistic and frantic journey through New York City''s nightlife sub-culture.
27.
Working Girl (1988) as Sound Recording Mixer
An ambitious secretary climbs up the corporate ladder by taking over when her boss breaks her leg.
28.
Last Rites (1988) as Sound Recording Mixer
A priest protects, and then falls in love with, a young Mexican woman who has witnessed a gangland murder.
29.
Big (1988) as Sound Recording Mixer
Through a carnival wishing machine, a 12-year-old boy is transferred into the body of a 35-year-old man.
30.
Ishtar (1987) as Sound Mixer (Standby/New York)
Two bad singers booked by a Moroccan hotel get mixed up in international politics.
31.
Fatal Attraction (1987) as Sound Recording Mixer
A happily married New York City attorney engages in a one- night stand while his wife and child are away. The woman refuses to end the affair and, subsequently terrorizes the attorney and his family.
32.
Pick-Up Artist, The (1987) as Sound Recording Mixer
33.
Return of Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer (1986)
The child of a movie actress is a pawn in a child-selling ring that has its origins in Vietnam. A street mime attempts to kidnap the daughter of lovely actress, Joanna Lake, during a shoot on a New York street. Mike Hammer witnesses the event and prevents the crime, but becomes more deeply involved
34.
Wise Guys (1986) as Sound Recording Mixer
A pair of low rent mobsters from New Jersey, who are best friends, get in trouble when a gangland boss order the duo to kill each other and neither one can bring himself to the dirty deed.
35.
Something Wild (1986) as Sound Recording Mixer
When conventional New York bond trader Charlie Driggs accepts a ride home from the very unconventional Lulu, his life takes an abrupt turn. Instead of taking him home, the free-spirited Lulu takes Charlie on a road trip to Virginia, introducing him to kinky sex and robbery among other things. Things
36.
Hannah and Her Sisters (1986) as Sound Recording Mixer
Three sisters deal with their tangled relationships amidst the wonders of New York City.
37.
F/X (1986) as Sound Recording Mixer
38.
Manhattan Project, The (1986) as Sound Recording Mixer
39.
Desperately Seeking Susan (1985) as Sound Recording Mixer
Stifled New Jersey housewife Robert Glass mitigates her boredom by reading the New York personal ads of an exotic bohemian named Susan. Roberta actually goes into the city to watch an ad-inspired meeting of Susan and her lover Jimmy, but this innocently voyeuristic adventure backfires when she hits
40.
The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984) as Sound Recording Mixer
Kermit and his friends try to get their musical produced on Broadway.
41.
Scream For Help (1984) as Sound Recording Mixer
42.
Falling in Love (1984) as Sound Recording Mixer
A chance meeting could lead married commuters to an affair.
43.
Easy Money (1983)
44.
The King Of Comedy (1983) as Sound Recording Mixer
A would-be comic kidnaps a talk-show host to win a guest shot on his show.
45.
Night in Heaven, A (1983) as Sound Recording Mixer
A woman has an affair with a younger man who works as a stripper on "Ladies Night" at a local club.
46.
Tootsie (1982) as Sound Recording Mixer
An unemployed actor masquerades as a woman to win a soap-opera role.
47.
Author! Author! (1982) as Sound Recording Mixer
After his wife leaves him, a New York playwright juggles raising five kids plus a love affair with the star of his new show.
48.
Nighthawks (1981) as Sound Recording Mixer
A New York police officer must track down a dangerous terrorist who has been wreaking havoc on the city.
49.
Neighbors (1981) as Sound Recording Mixer
Obnoxious swingers Vic and Ramona move in next door to suburban squares Earl and Enid.
50.
So Fine (1981) as Sound Recording Mixer
Jack is a garment manufacturer who is deep in debt to a loan shark. He contacts his son Bobby, an English professor who knows nothing about the clothing business, for help. Bobby quits his job to help his dad get the money he needs, and accidentally designs a fashion phenomenon, jeans with cut-outs that expose the buttocks. The see-through jeans become an instant hit, and their money problems are solved. But Bobby creates a new problem when he begins seeing the wife of the loan shark.
51.
Only When I Laugh (1981) as Sound Recording Mixer (New York)
An alcoholic actress fights to come back while trying to raise her teen daughter.
52.
Times Square (1980) as Sound Recording Mixer
Two runaway teenage girls, from opposite sides of the track, become media stars and develop their own rock band through their connection with a Times Square radio disc jockey.
53.
Last Embrace (1979) as Sound Recording Mixer
A government agent can''t tell whether he''s going mad or his colleagues are really trying to kill him.
54.
You Can't Go Home Again (1979)
Wolfe's literary classic, telling of the struggles of a young writer determined to be a success in New York's literary world of the 1920s, his married lover and the brilliant editor who sees him as a blossoming genius. The story parallels the life of Wolfe himself and his affair with stage designer
55.
Nunzio (1978) as Sound Recording Mixer
Mentally-challanged grocery deliveryman Nunzio daydreams about being a superhero who can right the wrongs in his neighborhood.
56.
Voices (1978) as Sound Recording Mixer
An up-and-coming rock singer falls for a deaf woman.
57.
Eyes Of Laura Mars (1978) as Sound Recording Mixer
A fashion photographer develops the ability to see through the eyes of a serial killer.
58.
Sentinel, The (1977) as Sound Recording Mixer
A fashion model moves into a house inhabited (on the top floor) by a blind priest. She begins having strange physical problems, has trouble sleeping at night, and has some nasty flashbacks of her attempted suicide. She complains to the real estate agent of the noise caused by her strange neighbors, but finds out that the house is only occupied by the priest and herself, and ultimately discovers that she has been put in the house for a reason.
59.
Saturday Night Fever (1977) as Sound Recording Mixer
A Brooklyn roughneck''''s love for disco dancing makes him realize that he wants more out of life.
60.
Taxi Driver (1976)
A loner becomes fixated on a teen prostitute.
61.
Godspell (1973) as Sound Recording Mixer
Contemporary hippies relive the story of Christ's ministry and crucifixion.
62.
The Seven Ups (1973) as Sound Recording Mixer
New York City cops wage a war against assorted hoods and criminals after one of their own is brutally killed by a hoodlum.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

63.
Night Falls on Manhattan (1997)
A street cop turned Manhattan District Attorney realizes the legal system he reveres is not as it should be and experiences personal and professional betrayal after discovering a crime and cover-up among those closest to him. A liberal defense attorney opposes him in the courtroom and the political
64.
Juror, The (1996)
Annie Laird is a single mother who becomes embroiled in a dangerous game when she is chosen to serve as a juror in a trial of a powerful mobster. A vote to aquit is the only thing that ensures her and her son''s safety, but the shadowy figure pulling the strings might not let it end there.
65.
Renaissance Man (1994)
An unemployed civilian advertising executive lands a teaching job with the Army, and soon discovers that his radical teaching philosophy doesn''t please his rigid military superiors.
66.
Groundhog Day (1993)
A weatherman gets stuck in time, forced to live the same day over and over.
67.
Wilder Napalm (1993)
The tale of the pyrokinetic Foudroyant brothers, Wallace and Wilder, who're in love with the same woman, Wilder's wife. In addition, one wants to use his fiery gift to become rich and famous, whereas the other is dead set against either of them exploiting their awesome powers.
68.
A League of Their Own (1992)
Two sisters become rivals while playing women''''s baseball during World War II.
69.
Fletch Lives (1989)
Fletch, the investigative journalist, goes to Louisiana for a vacation and finds himself involved in some local intrigue.
70.
Last Rites (1988)
A priest protects, and then falls in love with, a young Mexican woman who has witnessed a gangland murder.
71.
Big (1988)
Through a carnival wishing machine, a 12-year-old boy is transferred into the body of a 35-year-old man.
72.
Working Girl (1988)
An ambitious secretary climbs up the corporate ladder by taking over when her boss breaks her leg.
73.
Bright Lights, Big City (1988)
An aspiring author, hurt and depressed over a painful separation from his girlfriend, embarks on a hedonistic and frantic journey through New York City''s nightlife sub-culture.
74.
Fatal Attraction (1987)
A happily married New York City attorney engages in a one- night stand while his wife and child are away. The woman refuses to end the affair and, subsequently terrorizes the attorney and his family.
76.
Wise Guys (1986)
A pair of low rent mobsters from New Jersey, who are best friends, get in trouble when a gangland boss order the duo to kill each other and neither one can bring himself to the dirty deed.
77.
Something Wild (1986)
When conventional New York bond trader Charlie Driggs accepts a ride home from the very unconventional Lulu, his life takes an abrupt turn. Instead of taking him home, the free-spirited Lulu takes Charlie on a road trip to Virginia, introducing him to kinky sex and robbery among other things. Things
78.
F/X (1986)
80.
Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)
Three sisters deal with their tangled relationships amidst the wonders of New York City.
81.
Desperately Seeking Susan (1985)
Stifled New Jersey housewife Robert Glass mitigates her boredom by reading the New York personal ads of an exotic bohemian named Susan. Roberta actually goes into the city to watch an ad-inspired meeting of Susan and her lover Jimmy, but this innocently voyeuristic adventure backfires when she hits
82.
The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984)
Kermit and his friends try to get their musical produced on Broadway.
83.
Falling in Love (1984)
A chance meeting could lead married commuters to an affair.
84.
85.
The King Of Comedy (1983)
A would-be comic kidnaps a talk-show host to win a guest shot on his show.
86.
Night in Heaven, A (1983)
A woman has an affair with a younger man who works as a stripper on "Ladies Night" at a local club.
87.
Tootsie (1982)
An unemployed actor masquerades as a woman to win a soap-opera role.
88.
Author! Author! (1982)
After his wife leaves him, a New York playwright juggles raising five kids plus a love affair with the star of his new show.
89.
Neighbors (1981)
Obnoxious swingers Vic and Ramona move in next door to suburban squares Earl and Enid.
90.
Only When I Laugh (1981)
An alcoholic actress fights to come back while trying to raise her teen daughter.
91.
So Fine (1981)
Jack is a garment manufacturer who is deep in debt to a loan shark. He contacts his son Bobby, an English professor who knows nothing about the clothing business, for help. Bobby quits his job to help his dad get the money he needs, and accidentally designs a fashion phenomenon, jeans with cut-outs that expose the buttocks. The see-through jeans become an instant hit, and their money problems are solved. But Bobby creates a new problem when he begins seeing the wife of the loan shark.
92.
Nighthawks (1981)
A New York police officer must track down a dangerous terrorist who has been wreaking havoc on the city.
93.
Times Square (1980)
Two runaway teenage girls, from opposite sides of the track, become media stars and develop their own rock band through their connection with a Times Square radio disc jockey.
94.
You Can't Go Home Again (1979)
Wolfe's literary classic, telling of the struggles of a young writer determined to be a success in New York's literary world of the 1920s, his married lover and the brilliant editor who sees him as a blossoming genius. The story parallels the life of Wolfe himself and his affair with stage designer
95.
Last Embrace (1979)
A government agent can''t tell whether he''s going mad or his colleagues are really trying to kill him.
96.
Eyes Of Laura Mars (1978)
A fashion photographer develops the ability to see through the eyes of a serial killer.
97.
Nunzio (1978)
Mentally-challanged grocery deliveryman Nunzio daydreams about being a superhero who can right the wrongs in his neighborhood.
98.
Voices (1978)
An up-and-coming rock singer falls for a deaf woman.
99.
Saturday Night Fever (1977)
A Brooklyn roughneck''''s love for disco dancing makes him realize that he wants more out of life.
100.
Sentinel, The (1977)
A fashion model moves into a house inhabited (on the top floor) by a blind priest. She begins having strange physical problems, has trouble sleeping at night, and has some nasty flashbacks of her attempted suicide. She complains to the real estate agent of the noise caused by her strange neighbors, but finds out that the house is only occupied by the priest and herself, and ultimately discovers that she has been put in the house for a reason.
101.
Godspell (1973)
Contemporary hippies relive the story of Christ's ministry and crucifixion.
102.
The Seven Ups (1973)
New York City cops wage a war against assorted hoods and criminals after one of their own is brutally killed by a hoodlum.

Sound (special)

103.
With All Deliberate Speed (1976) as Sound
A dramatization based on the story of the school desegregation case that led to the historic 1954 Supreme Court decision barring racial segregation in American public schools.

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