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Art Department (feature film)

1.
Conversations (1994)
Story follows Cleo, a young, half black, half white unemployed actress on the day she discovers she is to be evicted from her apartment. The rest of the day is spent in conversation with her best friend, her long distance boyfriend, her landlord, agent, and her disapproving mother.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

2.
P2 (2007)
It''s Christmas Eve, Angela Bridges, an ambitious young executive, works late before she leaves for her family''s holiday party. When she gets down to the parking garage, she discovers that her car won''t start. Her garage is deserted and her cell phone doesn''t get a signal underground. When Thomas, a friendly security guard, comes along and offers to help, Angela nervously accepts his gesture of good will. Soon after a failed attempt to start her car, he invites her to stay and share a small Christmas dinner he''s preparing in the parking office, but she laughs it off. Angela doesn''t realize this is no laughing matter. Thomas has been watching her closely--for months. His dinner invitation is not optional. If Angela wants to live to see Christmas morning, she must find a way to escape from level P2 of the parking garage.
3.
Saw IV (2007)
Jigsaw and his apprentice Amanda are dead. Upon the news of Detective Kerry's murder, two seasoned FBI profilers, Agent Strahm and Agent Perez, arrive at the depleted police precinct and help veteran Detective Hoffman sift through Jigsaw's latest grizzly game of victims and piece together the puzzle
4.
Saw III (2006)
Jigsaw has disappeared; and with his new apprentice Amanda--the puppet-master behind the cruel, intricate games that have terrified a community and baffled police--he has once again eluded capture and vanished. While city detectives scramble to locate him, Dr. Lynn Denlon is unaware that she is abou
5.
Very Married Christmas, A (2004)
When his wife leaves him, a jilted man is transformed by working as a department store Santa.
6.
Safety of Objects, The (2001)
The interwoven stories of four suburban families who are struggling to crawl out from the isolating safety of objects. Once a promising teenaged singer-songwriter, Paul Gold lies in his bedroom in a coma, nursed by his mother, Esther, who in her caregiver role, has unintentionally distanced herself
7.
Criminal Instinct: Love & Murder (2000)
Adaptation of Gail Bowen's novel featuring sleuth Joanne Kilbourn. Sally returns to her home town as a successful artist. Soon after, a young local artist is found murdered. Joanne Kilbourne, a criminologist and Sally's childhood friend, finds Sally is a chief suspect -- until she ends up dead.
8.
Criminal Instinct: Deadly Appearances (2000)
Adaptation of Gail Bowen's novel featuring sleuth Joanna Kilbourn. A university professor suspects foul play when her politician friend dies suddenly at a victory celebration. Joanna Kilbourn, a former cop turned private detective, is drawn into the investigation of the young woman's murder when a p
9.
Flowers for Algernon (2000)
Television movie based on Daniel Keyes' book about Charlie Gordon, a mentally retarded man who becomes super-intelligent by means of a scientific experiment. As Charlie gains intelligence and loses his childlike innocence, he must learn how to survive in the unforgiving adult environment that has sh
10.
Custody of the Heart (2000)
Claire's number one priority is her family. When her husband Dennis loses his stockbroker job, the couple's traditional family roles switch. As Dennis takes on the new challenge of "taking care of the kids," Claire's furniture design business takes off. Just as she is beginning to master the art of
11.
Cruel Justice (1999)
Jerry Metcalf dedicates himself to bringing his teenage daughter Amy's rapist to jail. But after the court system fails him, Jerry decides to take matters into his own hands -- even if it means murder.
12.
God's New Plan (1999)
Ellen and Brian are in love and have successful careers, but the one thing missing is a child. After a miscarriage, they are thrilled when they discover that they are expecting again. However, their lives are turned upside down when Ellen comes close to death when delivering their premature child Em
13.
Family of Cops III (1999)
Just as Inspector Paul Fein's lifelong ambition to become chief of police is attainable, circumstances cause his promotion to slip out of reach. Paul is in a meeting with the current chief of police to discuss the murders of multi-millionaire Phillip Chandler and his wife, as well as Paul's possible
14.
Vanished Without a Trace (1999)
Elizabeth and Jack Birch have three children, including Cathy, a spirited, rebellious 13-year-old. One day, Cathy disappears. After weeks of searching, the police give up -- but not Elizabeth. When Cathy is found murdered, Elizabeth's search begins again, but this time she's after a killer.
15.
Forget Me Never (1999)
Drama about the struggle of a woman in her 40s battling Alzheimer's disease. Diane McGowan, a legal secretary with a lawyer's knowledge of the law, has a full life with her job, her grown children and her husband Jack. When she begins to forget vital information and finds that she is losing hours of
16.
Defenders: Taking the First (1998)
Follows the courtcase of a young man who has been beaten to death by members of a reactionary organization rallying against minorities. Although lawyers Don and M.J, Preston are morally opposed to the brutality of the case, they find themselves acting as counsel for one of the defendants who has been charged with murder. In an effort to correct the obvious injustice that claimed a young boy''s life, the Prestons take on a wrongful-death lawsuit against the leader of the right-wing group and find themselves caught up in a legal battle involving the First Amendment.
17.
All I Wanna Do (1998)
The story of a closely-knit group of friends at a traditional New England all-girls boarding school in 1963, who recognize their own value and potential when their all-female sanctuary becomes threatened by the specter of men.
18.
Defenders: Choice of Evils, The (1998)
Television movie remake of the 1960s courtroom drama series, "The Defenders." After the death of his eldest son and his partner in the law firm of Preston and Preston, senior partner, Lawrence Preston enlists his granddaughter, M.J, a former prosecutor, and his other son Don, a law professor, to continue the work of ensuring that every individual accused of a crime is entitled to a proper defense. In this telefilm, a muckraking reporter, who is found guilty of a murder he didn''t commit, is mistakenly released from prison. Seeking to flee, he is eventually confronted by two cops, one of whom becomes injured and ultimately dies. Although he is found innocent of the first murder, the reporter must stand trial for murdering the policeman.
19.
Long Island Incident, The (1998)
Telefilm concerning the life of Congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy. Focusing on the life changes that occurred after her husband was shot and killed and her son Kevin was wounded by a gunman on a Long Island, New York, commuter train in December 1993. The movie follows her treatment of her son through h
20.
Jackie Brown (1997)
Jackie supplements her meager income as a stewardess by smuggling cash into the U.S. for gunrunner Ordell Robbie--until the day an ATF agent and an L.A. cop bust her at the airport. The cops pressure her to help them bring down Ordell, threatening prison if she refuses. With a sympathetic bailbondsman, who understands her restlessness only too well, Jackie arrives at a bold almost foolhardy plan to play off these opposing forces against each other. Matters are complicated by Ordell''s confederates, Louis Gara and Melanie Ralston who have agendas of their own. By appearing to cooperate with both sides, Jackie attempts to outfox them both and walk away with a half million dollar payday.
21.
Too Close to Home (1997)
A mother is so consumed with a possessive love for her son that she may have committed murder in order to keep him by her side. When the son's new wife is found murdered, the mother is arrested for the crime. In denial about his mother's guilt, the son, a successful lawyer, agrees to defend her. Bas
22.
Defenders, The: Payback (1997)
Television movie remake of the 1960s courtroom drama series, "The Defenders." After the death of his eldest son and his partner in the law firm of Preston and Preston, senior partner, Lawrence Preston enlists his granddaughter, M.J, a former prosecutor, and his other son Don, a law professor, to continue the work of ensuring that every individual accused of a crime is entitled to a proper defense. In this telefilm, a father murders the rapist of his young daughter after the man is released from prison and moves back to his old neighborhood. The Prestons take the case even though the father is unrepentent and unwilling to offer the attorneys any help in finding legally mitigating circumstances for his actions.
23.
When Innocence is Lost (1997)
High school senior Erica French decides not to give her baby up for adoption, but to keep her daughter and better their lives by attending college. Committed to moving on with her life without the support of her baby''s father, Erica enrolls her daughter in daycare while she attends class. The child''s father and his family eventually decide they want custody of the baby and take Erica to court. They attempt to portray Erica as an unfit mother, an a heated courtroom battle ensues. Inspired by a true story.
24.
Dead Silence (1997)
An FBI negotiator tries to free a group of kidnapped deaf students and their teacher held hostage by three violent convicts. Based on a true story.
25.
Buried Secrets (1996)
After the death of her father, Annalisse starts a new life in a seaside town in Maine where she moves into a strange gothic house with a terrible history. A past resident jumped to her death on the nearby cliffs at the same time that her teenaged daughter, Mary, disappeared. Mary, now a ghostly appa
26.
Her Desperate Choice (1996)
A woman is forced to kidnap her own daughter and to destroy all evidence of her past in order to start a new life when she flees her home to protect the seven-year-old from sexual abuse by the girl's father.
27.
Remembrance (1996)
A television movie based on "Remembrance," Danielle Steel's novel, about an Italian woman who marries an American Army officer. Her mother-in-law refuses to accept her as a suitable wife for her son. After her husband's death, she struggles to raise her daughter any way she can.
28.
Abduction, The (1996)
A woman is terrorized, stalked, raped and kidnapped by her ex-husband. Inspired by actual events.
29.
Picture Perfect (1995)
Two single parents who despise each other, and their respective children who are best friends, find themselves masquerading as the "perfect family" in order to win a contest.
30.
Dancing in the Dark (1995)
A married woman is the object of unwanted advances made by her father-in-law and then is wrongly committed to a private psychiatric institution.
31.
Silence of Adultery, The (1995)
A neglected wife and therapist, who teaches autistic children, has an affair with the father of one of her students.
32.
Spies, Lies & Naked Thighs (1988)
A television movie about a couple living near the United Nations building in New York who become involved in a complex plot to catch a deadly assassin uses seemingly ordinary objects as murder weapons.
33.
Sadie and Son (1987)
A mother-son detective team in Manhattan hunts down a serial killer. Sadie is a former NYPD policewoman forced into early retirement who wants her would-be actor son to join the police force. Meanwhile Sadie is involved romantically with a deli owner.
34.
As Is (1986)
An adaptation of William M. Hoffman's critically lauded 1985 play about Rich, a successful young man who learns that he is stricken with AIDS. When his lover leaves him, his former lover returns to care for him. The play utilizes frequent soliloquies to reveal the emotions of the drama's participant
35.
That's My Baby (1985) as Bestboy

Film Production - Lighting/Electrical (feature film)

36.
Traitor (2008)
When straight arrow FBI agent Roy Clayton heads up the investigation into a dangerous international conspiracy, all clues seem to lead back to former U.S. Special Operations officer, Samir Horn. A mysterious figure with a web of connections to terrorist organizations, Horn has a knack for emerging o
37.
Brady Bunch in the White House, The (2002)
Television movie that follows patriarch Mike Brady's road to the White House. Bobby finds a lottery ticket worth $67 million. When Mike decides they must find the ticket's owner, the family garners national attention. The President, looking for an ethical Vice President for his re-election campaign,
38.
His Bodyguard (1998)
When a deaf man witnesses a high-tech robbery, a female security officer who knows sign language is assigned to protect him. Sam and Jenny learn a lot about each other as they hide out in Sam's apartment, a deaf school and Jenny's childhood home. Eventually, Sam gives Jenny the confidence she never
39.
Curtains (1983)
40.
The Dead Zone (1983)
A man awakens from a coma with the ability to see other people''''s futures.

Film Production - Main (special)

41.
Trump Unauthorized (2005)
A chronicle of the last 25 years of Donald Trump's incredible rise to business success.

Film Production - Main (TV Mini-Series)

42.
One, The (2003)
44.
46.
Get a Clue (2002)
47.
Haven (2001)
True story of Ruth Gruber, a young, Jewish U.S. government official who, in 1944, helped escort almost 1,000 Holocaust survivors from war-torn Europe to a temporary haven in America. Follows Gruber's endeavor to gain acceptance for the frightened refugees from their journey to America aboard a liber

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