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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Producer (feature film)

1.
Mean Creek (2004)
When shy Sam confesses to his protective older brother Rocky that he is getting pummeled daily by the towering school bully George, the two boys plan the perfect payback. They invite George on a birthday river trip tailor-made to end in the bully's humiliation. Rocky's pals Clyde and Marty and Sam's
2.
Extreme Days (2001)
After graduation from junior college, four life-long friends--brothers Will and Brian Davidson, Corey Ng, and Matt McKeague--set off on one last road trip adventure before settling down into adulthood. Ever since they were kids, they had shared a love for extreme sports, and so they decide to pack u
3.
Last Days of Frankie the Fly, The (1997)
A downtrodden employee of a local hood falls in love with a drug-addicted porn actress and decides to exact revenge on his boss.
4.
Cries of Silence (1996)
Set in the summer of '69, a tale which takes place on the fictional gulf island off the coast of Mississippi--in the wake of Hurricane Camille--about a doctor who returns to her community in the hopes of taking over the local clinic; but it, like almost everything else, is in ruins...
5.
It's My Party (1996)
Nick Stark is a Los Angeles architect graced with vitality, good looks, loyal friends, a thriving career, a down-to-earth attitude, and an irreverent sense of humor. Lately, however, Nick's vision and memory have been short-circuiting, and his headaches won't go away. Although he looks healthy, he h
6.
Jury Duty (1995)
In order to take advantage of the free room, board, and per diem, one member of the Carl Bishop murder trial jury tries to prolong deliberations on this seemingly open-and-shut case. In the meantime, he falls for a fellow juror and learns that the facts of the case may not be what they seem.

Editing (feature film)

7.
Love Streams (1984) as Dialogue Editor
While a successful writer researches an upcoming book on love for sale, a onetime girlfriend struggles through a divorce and custody case.
8.
Days of Heaven (1978) as Editorial Consultant
Young lovers pose as brother and sister to survive on the American frontier during the early 20th century.

Music (feature film)

9.
Saving Jessica Lynch: The Rescue of an American Soldier (2003)
Based on the true story, the drama chronicles the initial ambush on the 507th Maintenance Company to the rescue of American POW Jessica Lynch during the war with Iraq, based on accounts of the Iraqi lawyer, Mohammed Odeh al-Rehaief, who proved instrumental in her recovery as well as surviving member

Sound (feature film)

10.
Swing Vote (2008)
Bud Johnson, an apathetic, beer-slinging, lovable loser, is coasting through a life that has passed him by. The one bright spot is his precocious, over-achieving twelve year-old daughter Molly. She takes care of both of them, until one mischievous moment on Election Day, when she accidentally sets off a chain of events which culminates in the election coming down to one vote--her dad''s.
11.
Year of Getting to Know Us (2008)
A man devoted to his work but unable to commit to his girlfriend or anything else in his personal life returns to his hometown after his estranged father suffers a stroke.
12.
Mr. Brooks (2007)
Consider Mr. Brooks: a successful businessman; a generous philanthropist; a loving father and devoted husband. Seemingly, he's perfect. But Mr. Brooks has a secret--he is an insatiable serial killer, so lethally clever that no one has ever suspected him--until now. Earl Brooks is a man who has manag
13.
Black Hole, The (2006)
An energy creature is released when a government lab at the Brookhaven National Laboratory in Long Island creates a black hole.
14.
Lovewrecked (2005)
An 18-year-old girl is ecstatic when she finds out that her favorite rock star is a guest at the tropical resort where she is working for the summer. When they are both thrown overboard during a cruise and find themselves stranded on a remote beach, she fails to tell him the beach is just down the
15.
Derailed (2001)
A man must save passengers on a train that has been taken over by terrorists and is on the verge of crashing into a city.
16.
Target Earth (1998)
The secret plans for an alien invasion have been hypnotically implanted in the brain of six-year-old Tammy MacKaphe. Small-town cop Sam Adams becomes the protector of Tammy and her mother Karen. Sam and Karen must find the key to bring out the secrets before the three of them are killed by federal a
17.
To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday (1996)
Laboy Day weekend on Nantucket Island marks a family reunion for David Lewis and his teenage daughter, Rachel along with his sister-in-law Esther and brother-in-law Paul. It also marks the anniversary of David''s wife Gillian''s death. She died in a boating accident on her birthday two years ago. To David, it could have been yesterday. Hoping to help David overcome his grief, Paul and Esther bring an attractive single woman with them to the island. But he''s not over Gillian. In fact, David is completely in love with her. It''s as though the strength of his devotion just might bring her back. As the family celebrates the weekend with the traditional karaoke singing and a sand castle competition, relationships are re-examined and truths are revealed. When David discovers that his obsession with his late wife has damaged his precious relationship with Rachel, he realizes he must do everything in his power to regain his daughter''s love--even if it means letting go of Gillian.
18.
Part of the Family, A (1994)
Parents try to undermine their daughter's marriage, forcing their son-in-law to make a difficult choice.
19.
Wagons East! (1994)
A jaded bunch of Old West pioneers hire an unlucky wagonmaster to get them back east, and he runs them straight into Indian territory.
20.
Honey, I Blew Up the Kid (1992)
Wayne Szalinski inadvertently zaps his two year old son with an enlarging contraption and the overgrown tot sets out on his own.
21.
Eve of Destruction (1991)
The robot known as Eve was designed to be a weapon for peace. But when something goes wrong during Eve's shakedown tests, the android snaps and launches a killing spree that may end in nuclear annihilation, and only a terrorism expert stands in her way.
22.
White Fang (1991)
While searching for his father''''s lost gold mine in the Yukon, a young man befriends a white wolf.
23.
White Fang (1991)
While searching for his father''''s lost gold mine in the Yukon, a young man befriends a white wolf.
24.
Run (1991)
A college student''s summer road trip turns into a nightmare when he''s unjustly accused of murdering the only son of a ruthless crime lord.
25.
Return to the Blue Lagoon (1991)
After the lovers of the first film die at sea, and their young son is rescued by a ship infected with cholera. The son escapes the ship with a young girl and her mother, and the two youths become lovers on an unchartered island.
26.
Fifty/Fifty (1991) as Supervising Sound Editor
Two soldiers of fortune team up to help rebels in South East Asia in a coup attempt.
27.
Eve of Destruction (1991)
The robot known as Eve was designed to be a weapon for peace. But when something goes wrong during Eve's shakedown tests, the android snaps and launches a killing spree that may end in nuclear annihilation, and only a terrorism expert stands in her way.
28.
Wild Orchid (1990)
Two women, one a powerful businesswoman, the other a beautiful young attorney, become involved with the same man in Rio de Janeiro.
29.
Wild Orchid (1990)
Two women, one a powerful businesswoman, the other a beautiful young attorney, become involved with the same man in Rio de Janeiro.
30.
El Diablo (1990)
The tranquility of a small Texas town is shattered when a legendary outlaw, rides in with his band of armed men, robs a bank and kidnaps a young girl. A shy schoolteacher joins forces with a gunslinger to track down El Diablo and his band of outlaws.
31.
Seventh Sign, The (1988) as Sound Editor Supervisor
Abby Quinn discovers that she and her unborn child play a terrifying part in the chain of events destined to end the world. Already troubled with a difficult pregnancy, Abby grows more distraught when she and her husband rent their studio apartment to David, a mysterious drifter. Now submerged in violent metaphysical experiences, Abby realizes that David is carrying out the mystical prophecies of Judgment Day and that she has been chosen as the instrument of The Seventh Sign. But can one woman alone stand between the wrath of God and the future of mankind?
32.
Flight of the Navigator (1986)
A boy travels 8 years into the future and has an adventure with an intelligent, wisecracking alien ship.
33.
Flight of the Navigator (1986)
A boy travels 8 years into the future and has an adventure with an intelligent, wisecracking alien ship.
34.
Jake Speed (1986)
When a girl is kidnapped by slavers, her sister goes to the 1940s pulp fiction hero Jake Speed for help. She and Jake, who is the star of a popular adventure series, write the latest episode of his story as they travel to Africa to rescue her sister.
35.
9 1/2 Weeks (1986)
A stylish and erotic drama about two isolated people drawn together by a chance meeting. This expanded edition includes footage not seen in the original U.S. theatrical release.
36.
Youngblood (1986) as Sound Editor Supervisor
Handsome Youngblood is a hockey prodigy who excels at the sport, but not the fighting that goes along with it. He is chosen for the team by Coach Chadwick, but gets sent home after being targeted by Racki, who viciously beats him up. Discouraged, Youngblood goes home to his Canadian farm where his father and big brother teach him to toughen up enough to go back to his sport. After a regimen of combat training, Youngblood returns to face Racki.
37.
Grandview, U.S.A. (1984)
A blue collar worker who spends his free time demolishing cars at a local racetrack falls in love with the track's beautiful owner. But when his new-found girlfriend falls for a younger man, things get complicated.
38.
A Soldier's Story (1984) as Sound Editor
During World War II, an African-American officer investigates a murder that may have been racially motivated.
39.
Taste of Sin, A (1981) as Sound Effects
40.
End of August, The (1981) as Sound Editor
In New Orleans, in the summer of 1900, Edna Pontellier begins to feel unfulfilled by her marriage, motherhood, and her comfortable life. Her longings lead her into an affair with a younger man named Robert. And when Robert leaves, Edna moves out of the home where she lives with her husband to a cott
41.
Schizoid (1980) as Sound Editor
Julie writes an advice column for the newspaper. Around the time she begins to get threatening notes, women in her therapy group start getting stabbed by some unidentfied attacker. Julie is assured by her therapist, ex-husband, friends and the police that there is no connection between these attacks

Film Production - Main (feature film)

43.
11th Hour, The (2007)
Drought. Famine. Severe flooding. Record rainfall. Hurricanes. Acid rain. The highest average temperatures in recorded history. Catastrophe is reported on the nightly news as isolated incidents. But are these incidents isolated, or pieces of a larger global puzzle that could unlock humanity's futur

Post Production (feature film)

44.
Chloe & Theo (2015)
A young woman, Chloe, living by her wits on the streets of New York City, has a chance meeting with a wise Inuit Eskimo, Theo, who was sent to New York by his elders to provide a message to the people of the world - we either change our destructive ways or be destroyed by them. Chloe, who has been s
45.
11th Hour, The (2007)
Drought. Famine. Severe flooding. Record rainfall. Hurricanes. Acid rain. The highest average temperatures in recorded history. Catastrophe is reported on the nightly news as isolated incidents. But are these incidents isolated, or pieces of a larger global puzzle that could unlock humanity's futur
46.
Surge of Power (2006)
A comic fan meanders a comic book convention in San Diego, California and happens upon Issue #1 of a rare comic book "Surge of Power" whereupon the comic comes to life and we enter the wacky world of Big City, introducing Gavin Lucas who is out and proud about his comic reading penchant and longing
47.
Amati Girls, The (2001) as Post-Production Supervisor
When four adult sisters reunite to help their recently widowed mother get on with her life, each sister learns what is missing in her own life and the patterns she has replicated in her own family. The Amati girls are four very different sisters with one common objective; the unity of their family a
48.
Extreme Days (2001)
After graduation from junior college, four life-long friends--brothers Will and Brian Davidson, Corey Ng, and Matt McKeague--set off on one last road trip adventure before settling down into adulthood. Ever since they were kids, they had shared a love for extreme sports, and so they decide to pack u

Misc. Crew (feature film)

49.
Look, The (1985)
50.
The Blue Lagoon (1980) as Dialogue Supervisor
Two children shipwrecked on a tropical island learn to live with nature and their developing sexuality.

Post Production (TV Mini-Series)

51.

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