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Visual Effects (feature film)

1.
Hobo With a Shotgun (2011)
A train pulls into the station - it's the end of the line. A Hobo jumps from a freight car, hoping for a fresh start in a new city. Instead, he finds himself trapped in an urban hell. This is a world where criminals rule the streets and Drake, the city's crime boss, reigns supreme alongside his sadi
2.
Punisher: War Zone (2008)
Waging his one-man war on the world of organized crime, ruthless vigilante-hero Frank Castle sets his sights on overeager mob boss Billy Russoti. After Russoti is left horribly disfigured by Castle, he sets out for vengeance under his new alias: Jigsaw. With the "Punisher Task Force" hot on his trail and the FBI unable to take Jigsaw in, Frank must stand up to the formidable army that Jigsaw has recruited before more of his evil deeds go unpunished.
3.
Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor, The (2008)
Doomed by a wronged sorceress, Zi Yuan, to spend eternity in suspended animation, China''s ruthless Dragon Emperor and his 10,000 warriors have laid forgotten for eons, entombed in clay as a vast, silent Terracotta Army. But when dashing adventurer Alex O''Connell is tricked into awakening the ruler from eternal slumber, the reckless young archaeologist must seek the help of the only people who know more than he does about taking down the undead: his parents. As the monarch roars back to life, the O''Connells find his quest for world domination has only intensified over the millennia. Striding the Far East with unimaginable supernatural powers, the Emperor Mummy will rouse his legion as an unstoppable, otherworldly force--unless the O''Connells can stop him first.
5.
Poor Boy's Game (2007)
Released from prison after serving ten years for pummeling his opponent to the point of inflicting severe brain damage, working class pugilist Donnie Rose finds his efforts to start life anew complicated by simmering racism and long-suppressed vengeance. In the aftermath of Donnie's notorious bout w
6.
Snow Angels (2007)
High school student Arthur plays trombone in the marching band, works at the local Chinese restaurant and avoids his squabbling parents. At work, he busses tables and flirts with Annie who used to be his baby-sitter. Annie is trying to rebuild her life after splitting with high school sweetheart Gl
7.
Just Buried (2007)
When a young man inherits a funeral parlor, his business runs into a snag after he realizes nobody in town is dying. He teams up with an embalmer to turn around the business with the two of them leaving a trail of suspicious deaths in their wake.
8.
Christmas Wedding, A (2006)
A month before their Christmas day wedding, Emily gets called away for work leaving the procrastinating Ben to deal with all the wedding day details-- from bridesmaids' dresses to floral arrangements. Meanwhile, Emily gets stranded during a freak storm on her business trip, which nearly causes her
9.
Candles on Bay Street (2006)
A veterinarian and his wife consider adopting the 11-year old son of a childhood friend who has been diagnosed with a terminal illness.
10.
River King, The (2006)
When a student drowns at an elite prep school, the headmaster insists it must have been suicide. But when a small-town cop is brought in to investigate, clues of foul play arise from the boy's dead spirit.
11.
Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas (2005)
Haunting love story about Katie Wilkinson, a New York book editor, who falls deeply in love with author Matt Harrison. On the night Katie plans to take their relationship to a deeper level, Matt tells her that he is breaking up with her and leaves with no further explanation. Katie is devastated a
12.
Ballad of Jack and Rose, The (2005)
1986. Jack lives on the site of his abandoned island commune with his 16-year-old daughter Rose. Since the breakup of the commune, Jack has sheltered Rose completely from the influences of the outside world, but now his fatal illness and Rose's emerging womanhood pose troubling questions about the d
13.
Rush of Fear (2005)
When her husband is kidnapped because of confusion over a rental car, Alex joins forces with a stranger to rescue her husband from the diamond thieves holding on to him.
14.
Robert B. Parker's Stone Cold (2005)
As police chief on Boston's North Shore, Jesse Stone investigates a serial killer while also dealing with his own inner demons, alcohol addiction, and womanizing ways.
15.
Gracie's Choice (2004)
A story of three generations of women, Gracie the granddaughter, her mother Rowena and Grandma Lou, as they face the choices associated with living in today's world, when 17-year old Gracie adopts her younger siblings after drug addicted Rowena is arrested.
16.
Finding John Christmas (2003)
Noah, a photographer for the Chicago Tribune, unexpectedly finds the spirit of Christmas after an encounter with a mysterious man, his dog, and an elf who are all important keys to his past. The man turns out to be a former fireman, Hank McCallister, who has been trying to escape his past after a sc
17.
Blessings (2003)
Based on novel "Blessings" by Anna Quindlen about an ex-con, Chip who finds an abandoned baby girl that was left at the estate of Lydia Blessing, the elderly woman who employs Chip as a handyman.
18.
Christmas Shoes, The (2002)
By helping a young boy whose mother is terminally ill, a workaholic lawyer learns the true meaning of love and family.
19.
Too Young To Be a Dad (2002)
When a teenage high school couple find themselves soon to be parents, the boy steps up and, with the support of his parents, decides to raise the baby himself.
20.
Town Without Christmas, A (2001)
In the small town of Seacliff, Washington, a child's letter to Santa Claus captures the nation's attention. When the little boy, Chris, writes that he wishes to leave this world so he will no longer be a burden to his divorcing parents, a race begins to find him before he harms himself. M.J. Jensen,
21.
Bailey's Mistake (2001)
After the death of her husband, a woman and her two children are left with nothing but a mysterious and magical island off the coast of Maine.After the death of her husband Paul, Lis Donovan discovers that he had secretly spent their life savings on property on a small island off the coast of Maine.
22.
4th Floor, The (2000)
When a young New York decorator moves into an apartment inherited from a recently deceased relative, she finds herself being harassed by the creepy recluse who lives below her.
23.
Rumor of Angels, A (2000)
Twelve-year-old James Neubauer is spending the summer in Maine. He enjoys riding his bike and trading affectionate jabs with his misfit Uncle Charlie, but he's also dealing with a lot of hidden anger and grief. He's emotionally estranged from his father, resentful of his stepmother and haunted by ev
24.
Baby (2000)
Television movie based on the book by Patricia MacLachlan about a family whose life is dramatically changed when a baby girl is mysteriously delivered on their doorstep with a cryptic note promising that one day the baby's mother will return. Lily, is a mother who is grappling with depression and gu
25.
Weight of Water, The (2000)
Photojournalist Jean Janes journeys by yacht to Smuttynose, off the coast of New Hampshire, to photograph the site of a sensational axe murder that occurred a century earlier in which two women were killed. She sets out to sail with her novelist husband Thomas, her brother-in-law Rich and Rich's new
26.
Airspeed (2000)
Thirteen-year-old, spoiled Nicole Stone is flying home in her rich father's private plane. During a storm, the plane is struck by lightning, and the pilots and other passengers are knocked unconscious. It's up to Nicole to save the day by following the instructions via radio of an air traffic contro
27.
Blue Moon (1999)
Movie based on Luanne Rice's novel "Blue Moon." Cass and Billy Medieros and their three children have been happy living near Cass' family, the Keatings, in an old Eastern seaboard fishing village. Cass manages her father Jimmy's restaurant and Billy captains one of the Keating fishing boats. A rift
28.
Random Encounter (1998)
Dead set on advancing her career, a young public relations executive suddenly finds herself involved in the murder of her biggest client.
29.
Little Men (1998) as Special Effects Assistant
Set in the post Civil War era, the continuation of Louisa May Alcott's novel, "Little Women," which centers on one of the members of the March family: the spirited Jo, now all grown-up, and her husband Fritz teach a group of young lads about life during their stay at a Boys Town-type school--the Plu

Post Production (feature film)

30.
Ask Not (2008)
An examination of the failure and injustice of the U.S. military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy. Approaches the issue from three perspectives, following an upstart group of young gays and lesbians promoting a Right to Serve campaign in which they attempt to enlist as openly homosexual candidates;
31.
Knee Deep (2007)
Josh Osborne quit school when he was 12 to work full time on his family's farm in rural Maine. He spent years laboring 16 hours a day on the farm. It was what he knew and loved, and it was promised to him. Then one day, learning that his mother planned to sell the farm to developers, Josh tried to m

Misc. Crew (feature film)

32.
Assignment, The (1997)
Cuban-American navel officer Annibal Ramirez is a dead ringer for Carlos "The Jackal" Sanchez. His features are so close to those of Sanchez that he is brutally interrogated as a terrorist while on vacation in Israel. American counter-intellegence agent Jack Shaw and his Israeli counterpart Amos realize they can use Ramirez as bait for "The Jackal." Wanting to serve his country, Ramirez is unsure he can survive the physical and psychological trials he must endure to become like Sanchez. By the end of the training, however, Ramirez knows Sanchez better than anyone alive and enters the world as "The Jackal."
33.
Assignment, The (1997)
Cuban-American navel officer Annibal Ramirez is a dead ringer for Carlos "The Jackal" Sanchez. His features are so close to those of Sanchez that he is brutally interrogated as a terrorist while on vacation in Israel. American counter-intellegence agent Jack Shaw and his Israeli counterpart Amos realize they can use Ramirez as bait for "The Jackal." Wanting to serve his country, Ramirez is unsure he can survive the physical and psychological trials he must endure to become like Sanchez. By the end of the training, however, Ramirez knows Sanchez better than anyone alive and enters the world as "The Jackal."

Post Production (special)

34.
Blink (2000)
Documentary about white supremacist Greg Withrow. Once a rising star in the white supremacist movement, he now struggles with a legacy of hatred. The program also reveals how racial conflict often masks class divisions by following Withrow as he grapples with a heritage of violence.
35.
Fly Girls (1999)
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the United States military. Wives, mothers, actresses and debutantes who joined the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASPs) test-piloted aircraft, ferried planes and logged 60 million miles in the air. Thiry-eight women died in serv
36.
Corpus: A Home Movie For Selena (1999)
Profile of Tejana singer Selena, who was on the brink of crossover fame when her murder at age 23 catapulted her into mainstream celebrity.
37.
500 Nations (1995)
Four-part documentary offering a history of Native Americans from Central America to the Arctic Circle.

Visual Effects (TV Mini-Series)

38.
Reversible Errors (2004)
Based on Scott Turow's novel of the same name about an attorney who is handed a death row case in the 11th hour to discover that his client, a semi-retarded man accused of a triple homicide, is innocent and he must present a case that eventually frees the man.
39.
Ghost Cat (2003)

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