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Born: May 26, 1940 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA Profession: Producer ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
As I See It (1997)
A documentary tribute to film director Fred Zinnemann consisting of film clips from his work, home movies, and excerpts from interviews throughout his career. A portrait emerges of a filmmaker whose chief concern was to dramatize the conscious and unconscious moral decisions everyone must make.
2.
The Cowboys (1972) as Assistant Director
When his crew quits, a veteran cattleman trains schoolboys for the big drive.
3.
Carnal Knowledge (1971) as Assistant Director
Onetime college friends cope with the sexual revolution of the '60s.
4.
The Great White Hope (1970) as Assistant Director
A black boxer and his white mistress face racial prejudice when he wins the championship.
5.
The Reivers (1969) as Assistant Director
A young man comes of age when he stows away in his grandfather''''s stolen car.
6.
Bullitt (1968) as Assistant Director
When mobsters kill the witness he was assigned to protect, a dedicated policeman investigates the case on his own.
7.
The Way West (1967) as Assistant Director
A senator hires a veteran scout to accompany a wagon train from Missouri to Oregon.
8.
The Happening (1967) as Assistant Director
A kidnapped gangster joins forces with the hippies who abducted him.
9.
Cast a Giant Shadow (1966) as Assistant Director
True story of U.S. officer Mickey Marcus, who joined the Israeli fight against the Arabs.
10.
What Did You Do in the War, Daddy? (1966) as Assistant Director
Soldiers in World War II Italy have to fake combat so a strategic village can stage its annual festival.
11.
The Hallelujah Trail (1965) as Assistant Director
Indians, soldiers and temperance women fight to control a wagon train hauling whiskey across the West.
12.
Harlow (1965) as Assistant Director
In this story, Harlow starts in the movies as set dressing, the pretty girl who is used for the glamour shots. Refusing to descend to the casting couch for work, she finds that she is soon blacklisted from the industry. But an agent named Arthur sees something in Jean and begins representing her. For a long time, the jobs are scarce and consist mostly of receiving the pie in the face in low budget comedies. But Arthur's belief in Jean never wavers and when she finally graduates to featured roles, the critics say that she cannot act, but she is unforgettable. Polishing the image as the girl next door, but with some fire, she begins her climb to the top and becomes the girl every woman wants to look like and every man wants to have. But her own life is a disaster - unlike her screen life.
13.
Kiss Me, Stupid (1964) as Assistant Director
A small-town songwriter tries to sell his work to a stranded singing star.

Producer (feature film)

14.
As I See It (1997)
A documentary tribute to film director Fred Zinnemann consisting of film clips from his work, home movies, and excerpts from interviews throughout his career. A portrait emerges of a filmmaker whose chief concern was to dramatize the conscious and unconscious moral decisions everyone must make.
15.
Island of Dr. Moreau, The (1996) as Executive Producer
A brilliant geneticist, Dr. Moreau and his assistant Montgomery are on the brink of revolutionizing science when Edward Douglas becomes stranded on their remote island. At first glance, this tropical paradise seems idyllic. But deep in the jungle lies a terrifying secret. Moreau and Montgomery have been performing gene-splicing research on animals to create a superior breed of human being, and that experiment has gone terribly wrong. They have ignored the most fundamental law of the jungle: survival of the fittest. Roaming free, these beast-people are highly intelligent with murderous instincts. Their thirst for blood is pacified through a combination of sedatives and shock discipline. But events triggered by Douglas'' unexpected arrival are about to break Moreau''s God-like dominion over these resentful creatures. As the crisis escalates, Douglas must escape the clutches of his captors and find a way off the island before he becomes a part of Moreau''s final horrifying experiment.
16.
Street Fighter (1994)
When General M. Bison takes high-ranking hostages and demands $20 billion in ransom, he pushes an already incendiary crisis to the brink of global conflict. Meanwhile, Colonel Guile's rescue mission remains stalled until the hostages' location can be determined. Guile and his British intelligence of
17.
Pet Sematary (1989)
The Creed family settles into their idyllic home in the countryside only to discover that it sits next door to a pet cemetery - built on an ancient Indian burial ground. Their mysterious new neighbor, Jud Crandall, hides the cemetery''s darkest secret...until a family tragedy brings the secret to life. Now, an unthinkable evil is about to be resurrected.
18.
Running Man, The (1987)
In post-apocalyptic, totalitarian America of the 21st century, policeman Ben Richards is framed for a crime he did not commit. Ben escapes from jail, determined to prove his innocence, but is captured. As punishment, he is teamed with a woman named Amber Mendez and forced to participate in a violent TV game show called The Running Man. The two "contestants" face what is most likely a public execution, as they run a gauntlet of assassins armed with chainsaws and other brutal weapons. They can win the contest and obtain their freedom...if they survive.
19.
Crossroads (1986)
20.
Fandango (1985)
A group of five college guys decide to have their last fling between graduation and the real world during the early ''70s, even as the sceptre of the Vietnam War looms on their conscience.
21.
Impulse (1984)
A young woman returns to her rural hometown, only to discover that the entire community is caught in a mysterious epidemic of irrational behavior.
22.
Tex (1982)
Tale of two American teenagers growing up in the Southwest who are trying to make the right decisions with little parental guidance.
23.
The Long Riders (1980)
The James brothers turn to bank robbery for revenge.
24.
Small Circle Of Friends, A (1980)
During the late 1960s, two Harvard undergrads both have feelings for the same girl. Journalism student Leo and pre-med student Nick are both pursuing Jessica, who is considering law school. The dynamic of the three friends is changed when Leo''s draft number comes up and he is faced with going to Vietnam. This prompts Nick to confess the depth of his feelings to Jessica and she responds by suggesting that the three of them live together.
25.
Jericho Mile, The (1979)
A runner, serving a life sentence at Folsom Prison, works at becoming the world's fastest miler and wins a chance to compete for a spot on the Olympic team. Peter Strauss won the Emmy Award for his work in this film which also was nominated as the year's Outstanding Drama. Patrick Nolan and Michael
26.
Straight Time (1978)
An ex-con struggles to go straight despite his malevolent parole officer.
27.
The Cowboys (1972) as Associate Producer
When his crew quits, a veteran cattleman trains schoolboys for the big drive.

Assistant Direction (feature film)

28.
Smile (1975)
A beauty contest disrupts the lives of a group of small-town eccentrics.
29.
Day of the Locust, The (1975)
Tod Hackett, a new arrival to Los Angeles and aspiring art director, is trying to make it in Hollywood in the late 1930's. He soon finds himself increasingly infatuated with his mysterious neighbor, Faye, a wanna-be starlet with possibly devious motives of her own. As Tod is drawn deeper into th
30.
Farewell, My Lovely (1975)
This, the second adaptation of Raymond Chandler's novel is much closer to the source text than the original, 'Murder, My Sweet', which tended to avoid some of the sleazier parts of the plot, but still concerns private eye Philip Marlowe's attempts to locate Velma, a former dancer at a seedy nightclub, and the girlfriend of Moose Malloy, a petty criminal just out of prison. Marlowe finds that once he has taken the case events conspire to put him in dangerous situations, and he is forced to follow a confusing trail of untruths and double crosses before he is able to locate Velma.
31.
Cinderella Liberty (1973)
A lonely sailor falls in love with a single mother during an extended liberty.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

32.
Cinderella Liberty (1973)
A lonely sailor falls in love with a single mother during an extended liberty.
33.
The Day of the Dolphin (1973)
After teaching dolphins to speak, a scientist tries to keep them from being used in an assassination plot.

Film Production - Unit (feature film)

34.
Farewell, My Lovely (1975)
This, the second adaptation of Raymond Chandler's novel is much closer to the source text than the original, 'Murder, My Sweet', which tended to avoid some of the sleazier parts of the plot, but still concerns private eye Philip Marlowe's attempts to locate Velma, a former dancer at a seedy nightclub, and the girlfriend of Moose Malloy, a petty criminal just out of prison. Marlowe finds that once he has taken the case events conspire to put him in dangerous situations, and he is forced to follow a confusing trail of untruths and double crosses before he is able to locate Velma.

Special Thanks (feature film)

35.
Thin Red Line, The (1998)
A World War II tale which focuses on a squad of American troops battling against the Japanese during the hellish battle of Guadalcanal Island. Witt has gone AWOL and considers the contrast between the peace of the islanders and the chaos brought by war. Meanwhile, the troops are led by two men: Tall

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