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Director (feature film)

1.
Virus (1999) as Director (2nd Unit)
Seeking refuge from a typhoon, the crew of an American tugboat boards a top secret Russian research vessel and finds it infected by an alien life form which regards humans as a virus which must be destroyed at any cost.
2.
Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot (1992) as Director (2nd Unit) (Santa Rosa)
A cop teams up with his mother to catch the killer from a murder she witnessed.
3.
Johnny Be Good (1988) as Director
Comedy revolving around college football recruiting.
4.
C.A.T. Squad (1986) as 2nd Unit Director (2nd Unit)
Widely-heralded when announced because of the return to television of director William Friedkin, this series pilot about an elite government counter-terrorist unit -- here attempting to stem a series of global incidents designed to cripple this country's secret space-laser project -- was reported to
5.
Cat People (1981) as 2nd Unit Director (2nd Unit)
Irina, a beautiful and mysterious young woman travels to New Orleans to meet her brother, Paul for the first time. What Irina doesn''t know is that Paul harbors an ancient secret about their family. A secret that threatens to destroy them both.

Producer (feature film)

6.
Mighty Macs, The (2011)
Based on the true story of the 1971-72 Immaculata College team that started in obscurity but became the original Cinderella story in women's basketball. This team of trailblazers went from barely making that inaugural tournament to the first dynasty in their game. And Coach Cathy Rush, the woman tha
7.
Lonely Street (2009)
A private detective in New Mexico is hired by a man to bodyguard a visiting celebrity from an overzealous fan. The celebrity turns out to be Elvis--determined to keep a low profile--and the fan turns out to be a sleazy tabloid reporter--determined to break the story that the King is still alive. The
8.
Virus (1999) as Co-Producer
Seeking refuge from a typhoon, the crew of an American tugboat boards a top secret Russian research vessel and finds it infected by an alien life form which regards humans as a virus which must be destroyed at any cost.
9.
C.A.T. Squad (1986) as Co-Producer
Widely-heralded when announced because of the return to television of director William Friedkin, this series pilot about an elite government counter-terrorist unit -- here attempting to stem a series of global incidents designed to cripple this country's secret space-laser project -- was reported to
10.
To Live And Die In L.A. (1985) as Co-Producer
A Secret Service agent becomes obsessed with tracking down a notorious and dangerous Los Angeles counterfeitor.
11.
The Karate Kid (1984) as Associate Producer
A boy learns karate from a retired master to deal with school bullies.

Editing (feature film)

12.
Ladder 49 (2004) as Editor
Baltimore firefighter Jack Morrison, making the transition from inexperienced rookie to seasoned veteran, struggles to cope with a risky, demanding job that often shortchanges his wife and kids. He relies on the support of his mentor and captain, Mike Kennedy and his second family--found in the brotherly bond between the men of the firehouse. But when Jack becomes trapped in the worst blaze of his career, his life and the things he holds important--family, dignity, courage--come into focus. As his fellow firemen of Ladder 49 do all they can to rescue him, Jack''s life hangs in the balance.
13.
Young Black Stallion, The (2003) as Editor
A prequel to the 1979 classic "The Black Stallion"--a family drama that presents the horse's adventures with a young girl named Neera, who has been separated from her father in Arabia by WWII. Left alone in the desert, she befriends the wild colt whom she names Shetan. Once reunited with her father,
14.
Replacements, The (2000) as Editor
Shane "Footsteps" Falco is a disillusioned football player who believes his dreams have all but dissipated. Once a red-hot All American prospect, Shane now regrets ever believing that the NFL would draft him. However, fate takes a strange twist for Shane when during the 1997 NFL season, a player's strike leaves the fields (and stadiums) empty, leaving team owners scrambling to fill uniforms as fast as possible. When the Washington Sentinels bring back the contentious and self-retired head coach Jimmy McGinty to seek out players who will play with their hearts rather than their wallets, he picks Shane to lead his mismatched crew of outsiders through the strike. To everyone's surprise, the ragtag team goes on an unprecedented winning streak as they discover in themselves the ability to hope for more than they ever thought possible maybe even the playoffs, which has been denied to the Sentinels for seven years.
16.
Darkman (1990) as Editor Supervisor
Dr. Peyton Westlake is on the verge of realizing a major breakthrough in synthetic skin when a gang led by sadistic crime boss Robert G. Durant obliterates his laboratory and leaves Westlake beaten, mutilated and left for dead. An experimental medical procedure saves his life, but Westlake is both physically and psychologically scarred by the event, unable to continue a normal life with his girlfriend. Westlake''s only salvation, and his all-consuming purpose in life, becomes the successful pursuit of the synthetic skin formula. To finance his experiments, he takes on a shadowy, enigmatic identity--Darkman, a phantom figure who terrorizes and steals from criminals in the night. But it is only a matter of time before he eventually crosses paths with Durant, the one responsible for his suffering.
17.
Gross Anatomy (1989) as Editor
An intelligent and charming young man tries to breeze through his first year of medical school.
18.
Sing (1989) as Editor
Set in a changing Brooklyn neighborhood, a traditional music competition at a local high school is being eliminated and the neighborhood rallies with students to keep the program, in which students write and perform in an original musical.
19.
Some Kind Of Wonderful (1987) as Editor
Keith Nelson, an artsy high school outcast, tries to land a date with popular girl Amanda Jones with some help from his tomboy best friend, Watts. However, his advances draw the ire of Amanda''s snobby ex-boyfriend, Hardy Jenns, who makes plans to get even. Matters are further complicated when Watts realizes she likes Keith as more than just a friend and tries to convince him to stop pursuing Amanda.
20.
Poltergeist II: The Other Side (1986) as Additional Editing
After having their home devastated by malevolent spirits, the Freeling family was unable to convince the insurance company of what happened to the property, so unable to afford a new place of their own, Steve, Diane, and their two children move in with Diane''s mother. But they soon learn that this house was also built over haunted ground. One hundred years earlier, a deranged cult leader killed his followers in the area and now his spirit has returned, intent on kidnapping their youngest child, Carol Anne. Once again, the Freelings call upon psychic medium Tangina Barrons to help them, and also enlist a Native American spiritualist named Taylor.
21.
C.A.T. Squad (1986) as Editor
Widely-heralded when announced because of the return to television of director William Friedkin, this series pilot about an elite government counter-terrorist unit -- here attempting to stem a series of global incidents designed to cripple this country's secret space-laser project -- was reported to
22.
To Live And Die In L.A. (1985) as Editor Supervisor
A Secret Service agent becomes obsessed with tracking down a notorious and dangerous Los Angeles counterfeitor.
23.
The Karate Kid (1984) as Editor
A boy learns karate from a retired master to deal with school bullies.
24.
Deal Of The Century (1983) as Editor Supervisor
Arms dealer, Eddie Muntz is attempting to sell war planes to a South American dictator, but in order to that, his girlfriend has to sleep with the dictator and his friend has to be convinced to do one more killing.
25.
Flashdance (1983) as Editor
All Alex Owens really wants to do is dance. She finds some creative outlet dancing in a club at night but that''s not going to cut it. What she really wants is a shot at trying out for a ballet company. Thanks to the support of her big-hearted instructor Hanna and handsome hunk of a boss Nick, Alex gets her chance to take the ballet world by storm.
26.
Personal Best (1982) as Editor Supervisor
Young sprinter Chris Cahill is having difficulty reaching her potential as an athlete until she meets established track star Tory Skinner. At first, the two women form a friendship as Tory and her coach help Chris with her training. Gradually, Tory and Chris start having a sexual relationship and become very close. Their intimacy becomes complicated when Chris' improvement causes them to be competitors for the Olympic team.
27.
Deadhead Miles (1982) as Editing
A picaresque tale in which a trucker steals a truck, picks up a tramp for company and heads west. En route he encounters an array of bizarre characters including a mysterious man in black, who drives a hearse and seems to incarnate the American past.
28.
Cat People (1981) as Editor Supervisor
Irina, a beautiful and mysterious young woman travels to New Orleans to meet her brother, Paul for the first time. What Irina doesn''t know is that Paul harbors an ancient secret about their family. A secret that threatens to destroy them both.
29.
Cruising (1980) as Editor
A police detective hunts a killer through the sleazy gay nightclub scene of 1970s New York City in William Friedkin's gritty and controversial crime drama "Cruising" (1980), starring Al Pacino. Detective Steve Burns goes deep undercover and learns the rituals and culture of hard-core S&M to catch a
30.
Falling in Love Again (1980) as Editor
When Harry begins to miss his roots, he packs his family and heads to his old neighborhood to recapture the memories of growing up in the "good old days." The heartwarming romance with his first love rekindles old feelings.
31.
Brink's Job, The (1978) as Editor
After a long time of bad luck, the little criminal Tony and his gang successfully rob one of Brink's security transport, taking $30,000. Surprisingly their coup doesn't make the press. Curious Tony checks out their headquarters and finds out that their security standard is low beyond belief. Now a really big coup is prepared...
32.
Death In Canaan (1978) as Editor
Connecticut townspeople rise to the defense of a local teenager charged with the mutilation murder of his mother in September 1973.
33.
Sorcerer (1977) as Editor
An American oil company located in a South American town is looking for drivers to haul nitroglycerine over the rugged terrain. Four expatriated men who have nothing to lose take on the job, for which they''ll each be given $10,000 and the reward of legal citizenship if they live.
34.
The Exorcist (1973) as Editor
A priest battles to save a young girl possessed by demons.
35.
Rhinoceros (1972) as Editor
Originally an absurdist play by Eugene Ionesco, Rhinoceros tells the story of a French town plagued by rhinoceroses. These are not ordinary rhinoceroses, but people who have been victims of "rhinoceritis." Or is it something else entirely? But, why are they turning into rhinoceroses and what is Ionesco trying to tell us about society?
36.
Greaser's Palace (1972) as Film Editor
A parable based on the life of Christ that takes place in a Western setting.
37.
Pound (1970) as Film Editor
38.
Putney Swope (1969) as Film Editor
An unexpected member of the executive board of an advertising firm is accidentally put in charge.
39.
Dear Mr. Gable (1968) as Editor
Burgess Meredith narrates this documentary about the off-screen life of one of Hollywood''''s most masculine stars, Clark Gable.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

40.
G-Force (2009)
A group of guinea pigs trained by the government to work in espionage, armed with the latest high-tech spy equipment, soon discover that the fate of the world is in their paws. Tapped for the G-Force are guinea pigs Darwin the squad leader determined to succeed at all costs; Blaster, an outrageous w
41.
My Name is Bruce (2007)
Campbell plays himself in this comedy/horror that finds him kidnapped from the set of a B horror movie and taken to a small town where he is forced to play the role of his movie character.

Special Thanks (feature film)

42.
In the Name of the Father (1993) as Thanks
Story of Gerry Conlon, purported ringleader of the Guildford Four, a group of three Irishmen and one English woman wrongly imprisoned for the 1974 IRA bombing of a pub in Guildford, England, that left five people dead. Conlon's father Guiseppe was subsequently imprisoned along with six other Conlon

Editing (special)

43.
Putting It Together: The Making of the Broadway Album (1986) as Editor
Barbra Streisand is shown behind the scenes recording her album of Broadway melodies. The program also features an interview with Streisand.

Editing (short)

44.
San Sebastian 1746 in 1968 (1968)
This short film provides a behind-the-scenes look at the filming of "Guns For San Sebastian"(1968) in northern Mexico.

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