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Sound (feature film)

2.
Point Break (2015)
Young FBI agent Johnny Utah infiltrates a cunning team of extreme sports athletes he suspects of masterminding a string of unprecedented, sophisticated corporate heists.
5.
Effie Gray (2015)
The film explores the scandalous love triangle between Victorian art critic John Ruskin, his teenage bride Effie Gray, and Pre-Raphaelite painter John Everett Millais. After marrying at the tender age of 19, Effie quickly realizes her marriage is a lie when Ruskin refuses to consummate it. Yearning
6.
Railway Man, The (2014)
When Japanese forces overrun Singapore in 1942, thousands of soldiers are taken prisoner. Eric Lomax, a 21-year-old engineer and railway enthusiast, is sent to work on the construction of the notorious Death Railway in Thailand, where Eric witnesses unimaginable suffering and is tortured for buildin
8.
Before Midnight (2013)
Jesse and Celine first met on a Eurail train and experienced 14 hours of deep connection as they explored Vienna. Nine years later, Celine found Jesse at a Paris book store, the last stop on his book tour. They had one day together before he was meant to fly out that night. Now, we meet up with the
9.
World's End, The (2013)
Twenty years after attempting an epic pub crawl, five childhood friends reunite when one of them becomes hellbent on trying the drinking marathon again. They are convinced to stage an encore by mate Gary King, a 40-year-old man trapped at the cigarette end of his teens, who drags his reluctant pals
10.
Before Midnight (2013)
Jesse and Celine first met on a Eurail train and experienced 14 hours of deep connection as they explored Vienna. Nine years later, Celine found Jesse at a Paris book store, the last stop on his book tour. They had one day together before he was meant to fly out that night. Now, we meet up with the
11.
Unknown (2011)
Dr. Martin Harris awakens after a car accident in Berlin to discover that his wife suddenly doesn''t recognize him and another man has assumed his identity. Ignored by disbelieving authorities and hunted by mysterious assassins, he finds himself alone, tired and on the run. Aided by an unlikely ally, Martin plunges headlong into a deadly mystery that will force him to question his sanity, his identity, and just how far he''s willing to go to uncover the truth.
12.
Me and Orson Welles (2009)
In a whirlwind week in 1937 in New York City, a young aspiring actor named Richard is thrown into the middle of Orson Welles Mercury Theatre Company on the eve of the opening of Welles historic staging of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar. During this week he will find romance with a worldly older woman,
13.
Is Anybody There? (2009)
Christmas 1987 marks the one-year anniversary of Lark Hall's opening for business as an old age home in an English seaside town. But ten-year-old Edward isn't much in the mood to celebrate. He has had to give up his room. And the residents aren't exactly typical companions for a young boy. The passi
14.
Doomsday (2008)
The year is 2008, and a pandemic threatens to wipe out the whole of the human race. For many in the United Kingdom--the epicenter of the outbreak--the end is nigh, so why bother to keep count? Within days of detection of the Reaper virus millions are infected in Scotland, the killer disease's home t
15.
Driving Lessons (2006)
Shy and downtrodden Ben dreads yet another dreary school holiday coming around. Seventeen years of living in an absurdly conservative and traditional household with his highly-strung and overbearing mother and quiet, mild mannered vicar father have taken its toll on young Ben. While the other kids a
16.
Jacket, The (2005)
After recuperating from a gunshot wound to the head, Gulf War veteran Jack Starks returns to his native Vermont suffering from Amnesia. When he is accused of murdering a police officer and committed to a mental institution, a physician, Dr. Becker, puts him on a controversial treatment regimen in wh
17.
Blackball (2005) as Sound
In the world of spectator sports, there are the all time greats: Football, Rugby, Tennis, Golf and Lawn Bowls...? In the sleepy seaside town of Torquay, on "The English Riviera," the game reserved for geriatrics and pensioners is taken VERY seriously. None more so than by the reigning champion Ray
18.
Chasing Liberty (2004)
Eighteen-year-old Anna Foster wants the American dream: life and liberty to pursue happiness. But as the only child of the President of the United States, every detail of Anna's life is constantly monitored by the media, the public and her very protective parents--who are backed up by a battalion of
19.
Young Adam (2003) as Sound Recordist
The crisis of Joe--a young drifter who finds work on a barge owned by the down-to-earth Les and his enigmatic wife Ella. One afternoon Joe and Les happen upon the corpse of a young woman floating in the water and the questions begin. Accident? Suicide? Murder? As the police investigate the case and
20.
Once Upon a Time In the Midlands (2002) as Sound Recordist
Dek, a decent but somewhat dull man, enjoys a happy existence with beloved girlfriend Shirley. They live together with her 12-year-old, Marlene--her daughter by the sexy but delinquent Jimmy, who flew the coop years ago and hasn't been heard from since. Dek loves Shirley, so much, that he proposes t
21.
High Heels and Low Lifes (2001) as Sound Mixer
When two destitute friends, nurse Shannon and failed actress Frances, accidently intercept a cell phone conversation about a robbery, they decide to blackmail the burglars for a fair share of the $10 million loot.
22.
Very Annie Mary (2001) as Sound Mixer
When Annie Mary was 16, she was offered a scholarship to sing in Milan, but was never allowed to go because her mother was dying. Now Annie Mary is 33 and no longer sings. She lives under the shadow of her chapel-strict father, known to all as "The Voice of the Valleys," who sees himself as a buddin
23.
Buffalo Soldiers (2001) as Additional Sound Mixer
It's 1989. The Berlin Wall is about to fall; but outside of Stuttgart, West Germany, at the Theodore Roosevelt Army Base, Specialist Ray Elwood of the 317th Supply Battalion is about to find his own cold war turn white hot. Elwood's a loveable rogue, a conscript who's managed to turn his military se
24.
Match, The (2001) as Sound Mixer
Two Scottish pub soccer teams play each other in order to resolve a century-old grudge.
25.
Complicity (2000) as Production Sound Mixer
Idealistic newspaper reporter Cameron Colley has made a career out of exposing stories of corruption. Now, a twisted serial killer is staging his victims in elabore scenes showing their sins against humanity. The victims all have one thing in common: they were murdered just before Cameron was to e
26.
Donovan Quick (2000) as Sound
Every family has its quirks. Just because Lucy Pannick drinks, her son Jim steals cars, her grandmother forgets to put her clothes on and Sandy, her mentally-disabled brother, runs model trains in his room all night, doesn't mean the Pannick family is dysfunctional. Enter Donovan Quick, the mysterio
27.
Room for Romeo Brass, A (1999) as Sound Recordist
The unlikeliest of best friends, Romeo Brass is a perpetually hungry junior tough guy. Gavin "Knocks" Woolley is an inquisitive skinny kid who limps due to his bad back. They live next door to each other -- each the other's antidote to a landscape of comic losers nad broken-down dreams. The boys mee
28.
Debt Collector, The (1999) as Sound Recordist
Ex-loan shark and convicted murderer Dryden seems to have paid his debt to society. He has served his sentence in one of Britain's toughest prisons. Eighteen years later he is happily married and is hailed as a talented sculptor by the art world. Yet, Keltie, the policeman responsible for his convic
29.
Wisdom of Crocodiles, The (1999) as Sound Recording
Handsome, witty, successful Steve Griscz has a special way with women: he seduces them quickly by winning their trust. This is more than just a game for Steve; he can't live without these women, literally, because he's a vampire and requires their blood for sustenance. When the body of his latest co
30.
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.
31.
Still Crazy (1998) as Sound Recordist
Twenty years after Strange Fruit's highly publicized breakup in 1978 at the Wisbech open-air festival, the band--keyboardist Tony, who was working as a condom salesman in Ibiza; bassist Les, now a roofer in the frozen North of England; drummer Beano, leading a reclusive existence in his mother's gar
32.
Spice World (1997) as Sound Mixer
One week in the lives of the Spice Girls, as they come across various celebrities, film producers, and tabloid journalists, culminating in their (fictional) concert debut.
33.
Twin Town (1997) as Sound Recordist
A dark comedy which revolves around the antics of a family who live in a trailer and are known around town as "coming from the wrong side of the tracks." The two semi-disturbed brothers Julien and Jeremy, are the "twins" who reek havoc in town with reckless abandon--and the townfolk begin to realize
34.
Winter Guest (1997)
In a Scottish beach community filled with colorful locals, Frances, a newly widowed photographer, is toying with the idea of moving to Australia with her teenage son, Alex. Her mother aggressively forces her to choose between her loyalty to the living and the memory of the dead. While they argue, Alex is awkwardly approaching his first sexual experience with a young local girl while two old ladies are introduced as professional mourners who attend every funeral in town. The stories layer upon one another and address themes of life and death, age and youth.
35.
Adventures of Pinocchio, The (1996)
Geppetto is a lonely puppetmaker whose wooden creatures are the only family he knows. Years ago, he and his sweetheart carved their names into an old pine tree in Hidden Valley. But Geppetto was unable to declare his love, and she married his brother instead. One day, as he is traveling through the forest, a log from that forgotten tree finds its way into his wheelbarrel, inspiring Geppetto to carve a puppet he names Pinocchio, who magically begins to walk and talk! Determined to be a rael boy, Pinocchio goes looking for fun and adventure in an unfamiliar world. A nose that grows, a giant sea monster and a wild theme park are just some of the exploits he encounters. Pursued by the evil showman Lorenzini, Pinocchio must learn to sidestep the enticing traps set for him by the cunning Felinet and her partner Volpe. Finally with the help of a wise-cracking cricket named Pepe, Pinocchio foils his foes and learns that only a miracle of the heart can turn a puppet''s dream into reality.
36.
Trainspotting (1996) as Sound Recordist
Smart, funny, sickly and sometimes just plain unconscious, Mark Renton is a hero of our times. Set in an underbelly of Edinburgh the city fathers never dreamed of, this is the story of Mark and his so-called friends--a bunch of losers, liars, psychos, thieves and junkies. This tragi-comedy charts th
37.
Leading Man, The (1996) as Sound Recordist
Felix Webb is a top British playwright who has just nabbed rising Hollywood star, Robin Grange, for the lead in his new play, "The Hit Man." At the same time, Felix's wife discovers his affair with the play's leading actress, Hilary. The duplicitous Robin makes a deal with Felix: for a sum, he will
38.
Angels & Insects (1995) as Sound
William Adamson is a naturalist who has spent years of research on insect life in South America. Returning to England in 1858, William is taken under the wing of Reverend Harold Alabaster, an amateur insect collector of great wealth who, like many educated men of his era, finds nature and naturalist
39.
Shallow Grave (1994)
When faced with a unique challenge, the relations among three young friends are changed forever. In the process, their veneers of privilege and breeding give way to what lies behind: greed, deceit and evil.
40.
Shopping (1994) as Sound Recordist
Set in a unnamed city, story chronicles the lives of two street kids who steal cars.
41.
Blue Black Permanent (1992) as Sound Recordist
Set in the present, with flashbacks to the 1950s and 30s by her daughter, the story of a young mother and writer who is fascinated with the sea.
42.
The Crying Game (1992) as Sound
A British soldier kidnapped by IRA terrorists befriends one of his captors.
43.
Miracle, The (1991)
The fantasies of a teenage boy turn to obsession in this mysterious story set in a small seaside town outside Dublin.
44.
Prague (1991)
A young man travels to Prague in search of a piece of film featuring his family. After he arrives, he falls in love with a young woman who introduces him to the director of the film archive. The man soon discovers that the director of the archive, who cannot seem to locate the footage, is having an
45.
Tickets for the Zoo (1991) as Sound
A pair of siblings, having outgrown an orphanage, seek refuge in a gangleader's communal squat.
46.
Crossing the Line (1990) as Sound Recording Mixer
An unemployed miner struggles to make a place for himself in the crime underworld.
47.
Ladder of Swords (1989) as Sound Recording
A down-on-their-luck circus act is stranded in a remote town where a series of events unleash bizarre doings.
48.
Conquest of the South Pole (1989) as Sound Recording Mixer
A group of unemployed Edinburgh youths embark on a recreation of Roald Amundsen's historic expedition to the South Pole.
49.
Distant Voices, Still Lives (1986) as Sound Recording
A portrait of a Catholic working class family in Liverpool in the 1940s and 1950s.
50.
Blood Red Roses (1986) as Sound Recording

Film Production - Main (feature film)

51.
Beautiful Creatures (2000) as Additional Crew
Dorothy is having a bad day. After her deranged boyfriend, Tony, trashes her apartment, steals her money and dyes her white dog, Pluto, bright pink, Dorothy runs into Petula who is on the brink of being strangled in a dark alley by her own boyfiend, Brian. She comes to Petula's defense and knocks Br

Misc. Crew (feature film)

52.
53.
Kid Who Would Be King, The (2019)
Family fantasy action-adventure in which a group of youngsters take on a medieval menace.
54.
Tomb Raider (2018)
56.
58.
Effie Gray (2015)
The film explores the scandalous love triangle between Victorian art critic John Ruskin, his teenage bride Effie Gray, and Pre-Raphaelite painter John Everett Millais. After marrying at the tender age of 19, Effie quickly realizes her marriage is a lie when Ruskin refuses to consummate it. Yearning
61.
Me and Orson Welles (2009)
In a whirlwind week in 1937 in New York City, a young aspiring actor named Richard is thrown into the middle of Orson Welles Mercury Theatre Company on the eve of the opening of Welles historic staging of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar. During this week he will find romance with a worldly older woman,
62.
Me and Orson Welles (2009)
In a whirlwind week in 1937 in New York City, a young aspiring actor named Richard is thrown into the middle of Orson Welles Mercury Theatre Company on the eve of the opening of Welles historic staging of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar. During this week he will find romance with a worldly older woman,
63.
Is Anybody There? (2009)
Christmas 1987 marks the one-year anniversary of Lark Hall's opening for business as an old age home in an English seaside town. But ten-year-old Edward isn't much in the mood to celebrate. He has had to give up his room. And the residents aren't exactly typical companions for a young boy. The passi
64.
Driving Lessons (2006)
Shy and downtrodden Ben dreads yet another dreary school holiday coming around. Seventeen years of living in an absurdly conservative and traditional household with his highly-strung and overbearing mother and quiet, mild mannered vicar father have taken its toll on young Ben. While the other kids a
65.
Blackball (2005)
In the world of spectator sports, there are the all time greats: Football, Rugby, Tennis, Golf and Lawn Bowls...? In the sleepy seaside town of Torquay, on "The English Riviera," the game reserved for geriatrics and pensioners is taken VERY seriously. None more so than by the reigning champion Ray
66.
Magdalene Sisters, The (2002)
A drama which charts several years in the young lives of four "fallen women" who were rejected by their families and abandoned to the mercy of the Catholic Church in 1960's Ireland. While women's liberation is sweeping the globe, these women are stripped of their liberty and dignity, and they're con
67.
Donovan Quick (2000)
Every family has its quirks. Just because Lucy Pannick drinks, her son Jim steals cars, her grandmother forgets to put her clothes on and Sandy, her mentally-disabled brother, runs model trains in his room all night, doesn't mean the Pannick family is dysfunctional. Enter Donovan Quick, the mysterio
68.
Wisdom of Crocodiles, The (1999)
Handsome, witty, successful Steve Griscz has a special way with women: he seduces them quickly by winning their trust. This is more than just a game for Steve; he can't live without these women, literally, because he's a vampire and requires their blood for sustenance. When the body of his latest co
69.
Angels & Insects (1995)
William Adamson is a naturalist who has spent years of research on insect life in South America. Returning to England in 1858, William is taken under the wing of Reverend Harold Alabaster, an amateur insect collector of great wealth who, like many educated men of his era, finds nature and naturalist
70.
The Crying Game (1992)
A British soldier kidnapped by IRA terrorists befriends one of his captors.
71.
Tickets for the Zoo (1991)
A pair of siblings, having outgrown an orphanage, seek refuge in a gangleader's communal squat.
72.
Crossing the Line (1990)
An unemployed miner struggles to make a place for himself in the crime underworld.
73.
Ladder of Swords (1989)
A down-on-their-luck circus act is stranded in a remote town where a series of events unleash bizarre doings.
74.
Conquest of the South Pole (1989)
A group of unemployed Edinburgh youths embark on a recreation of Roald Amundsen's historic expedition to the South Pole.
75.
76.
Distant Voices, Still Lives (1986)
A portrait of a Catholic working class family in Liverpool in the 1940s and 1950s.

Sound (special)

77.
Piece of Cake (1990) as Sound Mixer
A six-part series chronicling the adventures of a Royal Air Force squadron during the first year of World War II.
78.
Piece of Cake (1990) as Sound Recordist
A six-part series chronicling the adventures of a Royal Air Force squadron during the first year of World War II.

Sound (TV Mini-Series)

79.
Flood, The (2007)
When a raging storm coincides with high seas it unleashes a colossal surge, which travels mercilessly down England's East Coast and into the River Thames. Overwhelming the Barrier, torrents of water pour into the city. The lives of millions of Londoners are at stake. Top marine engineers and barrier

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