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Producer (feature film)

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2.
Carolina Moon (2007)
A woman with psychic abilities returns to her small hometown to rebuild her life. She must confront the visions of her childhood best friend Hope Lavelle's death, the hatred of the Lavelle family while also being the target of Hope's killer.
3.
Blue Smoke (2007)
Ever since her family's restaurant was destroyed by fire, Reena dedicated her life to becoming an arson investigator. Trailed by an psychopathic arsonist who targets those she loves, Reena must find out the identity of her nemesis before she and the man she loves become the next victims.
4.
Montana Sky (2007)
In order to inherit their father's huge ranch, three estranged daughters must live on the property for a year. Over that year, the three sisters bond together against a terrifying, unknown enemy and also meet someone to make each of their lives sweeter.
5.
Angels Fall (2007)
Following a personal tragedy a chef looks to rebuild her life in a small Wyoming town, only to be traumatized when she witnesses a murder. To make matters worse, as the local authorities conduct their investigation, they begin to question her sanity.

Music (feature film)

6.
Dummy (1979)
The real-life account of an illiterate black youth, a deaf mute from birth, who was accused of murdering a prostitute and the relationship that developed between him and his court-appointed attorney who is also deaf, and the events leading up to his precedent-setting trial where he was determined in
7.
Someone's Watching Me! (1978)
A suspense tale about a career gal who becomes the target of a terror campaign by an unknown man in a neighboring high rise and who takes matters into her own hands when she cannot get protection from the police. "High Rise" was the original title for this one.

Assistant Direction (feature film)

8.
Cop Car (2015)
Two rebellious young boys stumble across an abandoned cop car hidden in a secluded glade and decide to take it for a joyride. When the small town sheriff goes looking for his missing car, the boys find themselves in the center of a deadly game of cat and mouse and the only way out is to go as fast a
9.
Touchy Feely (2013)
Abby is a free-spirited massage therapist. Her brother, Paul, an emotional zombie, owns a flagging dental practice, where he enlists the assistance of his equally emotionally stunted daughter, Jenny. Suddenly, transformation touches everyone. Abby develops an uncontrollable aversion to bodily contac
10.
Truth About Jane, The (2006)
A mother struggles to come to terms with her teenage daughter's announcement that she is a lesbian.Jane, the daughter of protective parents, Janice and Robert, is a high school freshman with plenty of friends. A new girl, Taylor, arrives a school and quickly befriends Jane. The two become inseparabl
11.
Bandits (2001) as 1st Assistant Director (2nd Unit)
The story of a trio of fugitives--two bank robbers and the woman they both love. When the suave, irresistible Joe and his hypochondriac partner, Terry escape from prison, they cut a swathe from Oregon through California, robbing banks in order to finance their scheme for a new--and somewhat legitimate life--south of the border. In their wake, they leave a trail of chaos, disguises, wrecked automobiles--and an adoring public--while fleeing from the law. Their operation is running smoothly until they have an unexpected run-in with Kate, a housewife sick of her disappointing life, who is drawn to the thieves as a way to escape. Together Joe and Terry are the most successful bank robbers in U.S. history. To Kate, they also combine to make the perfect man. Things get more complicated when the police and media assume that Kate is their hostage and organize a massive manhunt to save her from the clutches of Joe and Terry.
12.
Just Ask My Children (2001)
A couple is falsely accused of molesting their sons. Based on the real-life story of the Kniffen family, the telefilm takes place in the 1980s, when several highly publicized child molestation cases were at the forefront of news coverage. The coerced testimony of the couple's two young children at a
13.
Behind Enemy Lines (2001)
Lieutenant Chris Burnett is a top naval aviator who is frustrated that fragile geo-politics have kept him from what he knows best: flying F/A-18 Superhornet jets into combat. "We're watching, not fighting," he tells Admiral Reigart, who thinks Burnett hasn't really learned what it means to be a sold
14.
American Daughter, An (2000)
Lyssa Dent Hughes is the privileged, well-educated daughter of a well-known Republican senator and fifth-generation granddaughter of Ulysses S. Grant. She is the wife of a professor, a mother, a prominent health expert, and the president's nominee for surgeon general. When the media discovers that s
15.
Two Babies: Switched at Birth (1999)
Two women, Sarah Barlow and Linda Wells, learn after several years that their babies were switched at birth in a hospital mix-up and, after deciding to keep the children they have been raising, go to extraordinary lengths to protect the relationships between themselves and their children.
16.
Unglued (1999)
It's 1973 and 15-year-old Natalie has just discovered that her college professor father is having an affair with one of his students. Unwilling to watch her family fall apart, she becomes a teenage agent provocateur, challenging the well hidden dysfunction laying just beneath the family's glossy ven
17.
Where the Truth Lies (1999)
Dana, a deaf woman, is accused of brutally murdering a a Memphis politician, Sander Morgan. She asks Lillian, a prominent defense attorney from Chicago, to argue her case. At first believing that her client was guilty, Lillian eventually is convinced that Dana is innocent.
18.
Balloon Farm (1999)
Based on Jerdine Nolen's children's book about a man named Harvey Potter who moves to drought-stricken Watertown and plants a crop on his barren land. To the amazement of the townspeople, his field yields a bumper crop of magical, colorful balloons. The people believe that this is a hopeful sign tha
19.
Invisible Child (1999)
When Annie and Tim Beeman hire Gillian as a nanny, she accepts the job with the understanding that her most important responsibility is the middle child, Maggie--an imaginary child created by Annie. Maggie is loved and acknowledged by everyone in the family. Tim and the eldest daughter, Doc, play in
20.
X-Files, The (1998)
FBI Special Agents Scully and Mulder are drawn into a web of intrigue while investigating the mysterious bombing of a Dallas office building. Somehow, the crime seems linked to a colonization plan by an alien life force, a plan that implicates the US government in more than just a cover up.
21.
Change of Heart (1998)
A woman is forced to come to terms with her life when she is faced with the realization that her husband of 20 years is gay.
22.
Shadow Conspiracy (1997)
Bobby Bishop, a major player in Washington, D.C., begins his day as the most trusted advisor to the President of the United States and within hours, is hunted down by a ruthless professional killer determined to carry out a covert mission. Bishop finds himself running for his life in a maze of chaos and confusion. Trusting no one, other than his mentor Jack Conrad, and his former girlfriend Amanda Givens, Bishop uncovers a terrifying conspiracy and finds himself caught up in the machinations of a plot that threatens the very foundation of our government.
23.
Little Girls in Pretty Boxes (1997)
Movie based on Joan Ryan's book of the same title about a mother's experiences with the U.S. gymnastics establishment while her daughter was undergoing amateur training and competition. Depicts the compromising position in which some young athletes unwittingly find themselves in the name of competit
24.
Prefontaine (1997)
Biographical film on the tragically short life of American track and field star Steve Prefontaine, who died in a car wreck at the age of 24 just before the 1976 Olympics.
25.
Angels in the Outfield (1994)
A foster child believes that his luck will change if his beloved California Angels can win the pennant. Meanwhile, the last place team''s manager is trying to turn the club around and save his job. He gets help from an angel named Al who miraculously leads the club to the playoffs.
26.
Mother's Boys (1993)
After abandoning her family several years earlier, an emotionally disturbed woman returns, only to discover that someone else has taken her place.
27.
Gettysburg (1993)
The beleaguered Union Army faces off with the Confederacy in a battle that could change the course of the Civil War.
28.
Rookie of the Year (1993)
A 12-year-old boy, desperate to impress his baseball coach, winds up breaking his arm. Once he recovers, he has the ability to throw the ball 100 miles an hour and goes on to pitch for the Chicago Cubs in the World Series.
29.
Disaster in Time (1992)
Time travellers from the future warn present-day citizens of impending disasters.
30.
Homewrecker (1992)
An electronics genius programs a supercomputer to be the perfect female computer. The computer becomes jealous of his estranged wife and tries to kill her.
31.
Frozen Assets (1992)
A businessman from Los Angeles is sent up to Oregon to run a sperm bank, but conflicts arise with the bank's headstrong biologist.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

32.
Beneath the Blue (2010)
When U.S. Navy sonar experiments in the Bahamas begin endangering the local dolphin population, a close-knit group of friends and family try to save these intelligent, beautiful creatures from destruction.
33.
Notorious (2009)
In just a few short years, Notorious B.I.G. rose from the streets of Brooklyn to become one of the most influential hip hop artists of all time. B.I.G. was a gifted storyteller; his narratives about violent life on the streets were told with a gritty, objective realism that won him enormous respect
34.
Lakeview Terrace (2008)
Veteran Los Angeles cop Abel Turner guards his neighborhood with the same zeal he brings to his patrol route. The single father of a teenaged daughter and preteen son, Abel is one-man security force, ensuring that his strict standards of behavior are adhered to, even if it means ruffling a few feathers in the process. Chris and Lisa Mattson, a progressive and upwardly mobile couple, move in next door to Turner, who disapproves of their interracial marriage. Hoping to rid the neighborhood of anything or anyone he deems "undesirable," Turner launches an escalating series of pranks and insults against the Mattsons. Abel takes full advantage of his police connections to antagonize his new neighbors with impunity, hoping to get them to pick up and move out. When their air conditioning unit is sabotaged in the middle of a heat wave and their car tires are mysteriously slashed, the Mattsons begin to suspect Abel is behind their troubles. But without proof, they can only try to negotiate a truce--an offer Abel does not accept. Abel''s anger flares when his use of inappropriate force on the job lands him on extended leave and he discovers his daughter has been spending time with Lisa. As Abel crosses the line from annoying neighbor to dangerous adversary, the couple tries to fight back, which only feeds Turner''s fury. With the resentment between the neighbors building daily, it''s only a matter of time before the situation escalates into a potentially deadly stand off.
35.
Wassup Rockers (2005)
A tale that follows the real-life experiences of a group of South Central, Latino teens who ride skateboards, wear tight clothes and listen to punk rock instead of conforming to the rules of their gang-infested neighborhood's hip-hop culture. Constantly harassed, they take buses to Beverly Hills, Sa
36.
Rapid Fire (1992)
A martial arts expert and a beautiful cop face off against a Hong Kong crime syndicate and the Italian mob.
37.
Crimes And Misdemeanors (1989)
In parallel stories, a wealthy doctor deals with a blackmailing mistress while a filmmaker shoots a documentary about a corrupt TV producer.
38.
Enemies, A Love Story (1989)
Comedy drama set during the 1940s and 1950s in Coney Island and Brooklyn, revolving around a Holocaust survivor who finds himself involved with three women at the same time: his first wife, his present wife and his current mistress.
39.
Young Guns (1988) as Production Assistant
Western adventure, based on a true story, about six young men hired to guard an Englishman''s ranch against a mob in 1870s New Mexico.
40.
Stand by Me (1986)
Four friends share a rite of passage on a long walk to view a dead body.

Film Production - Construction/Set (feature film)

41.
All Men Are Liars (1995) as Construction Crew
Set in a rural backwater in the sugar cane district of northern Australia, a cross-dressing romantic comedy about a guy, who, desperate for cash, decides to apply for the position of lead guitarist of a basically lesbian, all-female band--the only hitch is that, well, he's not female...
42.
Haunting of Sarah Hardy, The (1989)
A television movie about a newly married heiress who fears she is losing her mind when she becomes convinced that her dead mother's ghost is haunting the family mansion.

Cinematography (special)

43.
Eco-Challenge: U.S. Armed Forces Championship (2001)
Twenty-two U.S. military teams compete in a multi-day race across 150 miles of rugged Alaskan wilderness. Each four-member team crosses mountain terrain, ice fields, tundra and rivers.

Assistant Direction (special)

44.
Raven Hawk (1996)
Framed for the murder of her parents, a young Shoshone Indian escapes prison after 12 years to wreak vengeance on the real killers.

Dance (special)

45.
Walt Disney World's Happy Easter Parade (1985) as Choreography
A celebration of Spring with a broadcast of the Easter Parade at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida.

Misc. Crew (special)

46.
Bowl of Beings, A (1992)
A presentation of "Great Performances" in which the Chicano-American comedy trio "Culture Clash" performs various comedy skits satirizing Chicano icons and stereotypes.

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