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Music (feature film)

1.
Vital Signs (1990)
A doctor guides seven student doctors through their third year of residency at a Los Angeles hospital. Marriages collapse and colleagues fall in love, but it takes a dying cancer patient to make the medical students realize what really matters in life.

Sound (feature film)

2.
Medicine Man (1992)
A doctor conducting research in the Brazilian rain forest discovers a cancer cure, then loses it and falls in love with a colleague who is assisting him.
3.
Alien 3 (1992)
A penal colony and its inhabitants, a religious brotherhood of ex-convicts, is infiltrated by an alien when a ship carrying Ripley crash lands there.
4.
Used People (1992)
Set in 1969, the story of a recently widowed Jewish woman from Queens, New York, and her relationship with her family and the Italian man who has loved her from afar for many years.
5.
Mind Games (1989) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
When an married couple and their 10-year-old son go on vacation, they meet a lone traveller and invite him to join them. However, the traveller turns about to be a sociopath who puts their lives in danger.
6.
Strange Voices (1987)
A television movie about a young woman whose family life is shattered when she is suddenly discovered to be schizophrenic.
7.
Adam: His Song Continues (1986)
A television movie about the continuing efforts of John and Reve Walsh to create a national awareness of the problem of missing children. A continuation of the story told in NBC's TV movie, "Adam." The film is followed by a roll-call of missing children all across the United States.
8.
Highlander (1986)
Born in the Highlands of Scotland in 1518, Connor Macleod (Christopher Lambert) is immortal. When he is wounded in battle but does not die, he is banished from his village. He meets another like himself, Ramirez (Sean Connery), who teaches him swordsmanship--the only way to kill another immortal is to take his head--and the ways of the immortals. Modern-day New York is the location of "The Gathering," where Connor and the few remaining immortals must battle to the last for "The Prize."
9.
All the Right Moves (1983)
Tough tale about a dying Pennsylvania mining town and a high-school football star who realizes his athletic prowess is his ticket out of there.
10.
Max Dugan Returns (1983)
Max Dugan is an elderly ne'er-do-well whose tenuous mob connections have made him persona non grata with his daughter Norma McPhee. Struggling to raise her restless son Michael on her own, Norma is none too pleased when Max returns to the family fold with yet another portfolio of get-rich-quick sche
11.
Kiss Me Goodbye (1982)
Kay is a lonely widow, who after three year, has been unable to break free from the memory of her late husband Jolly, a charming, but unfaithful Broadway choreographer. But finally, Kay falls in love with Rupert, a professor of Egyptology. Not long before their wedding day, Kay is visited by Jolly's
12.
Monsignor (1982)
The vows of an ambitious young American priest are tested during World War II. Not only does Father John Flaherty get involved with the black market to raise money for the Vatican, he also falls in love with a young French nun.
13.
Liar's Moon (1982)
When their families object to their getting married, a poor boy and a wealthy girl elope. But they soon learn that they are not ready for marriage and possibly are incompatible as a couple.
14.
The Boys From Brazil (1978)
A Nazi hunter tracks a mad scientist out to bring back Hitler.
15.
Other Side of the Mountain (1975) as Sound Recording Mixer
Based on the true story of Jill Kinmont. In 1955, eighteen-year-old Jill is a truly talented, gifted skier and a shoo-in for the 1956 Winter Olympics. But Jill comes close to losing everything when she takes a near fatal fall off a mountain during the last race of the season. Paralyzed from the shoulders down, Jill now has to climb another kind of mountain-working her way up from total helplessness to leading a fulfilling life. With the help of family, friends, and an extraordinary man, Jill begins the quest up that mountain.
16.
Trouble Man (1972) as Sound
Following the trail of a private eye in a 3-piece suit who pilots a mean Lincoln Continental.
17.
The Culpepper Cattle Co. (1972) as Prod sd mixer
Work on a cattle drive teaches a young Westerner the dirty truth about a cowboy''''s life.
18.
The Honkers (1971)
A temperamental rodeo star tries to win back his family.
19.
Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (1970) as Sound
This film is a sequel in name only to Valley of the Dolls (1967). An all-girl rock band goes to Hollywood to make it big. There they find success, but luckily for us, they sink into a cesspool of decadence. This film has a sleeping woman performing on a gun which is in her mouth. It has women posing as men. It has lesbian sex scenes. It is also written by Roger Ebert, who had become friends with Russ Meyer after writing favorable reviews of several of his films.
20.
Cover Me Babe (1970) as Sound
21.
The Undefeated (1969) as Sound
After the Civil War, ex-Union Colonel John Henry Thomas and ex-Confederate Colonel James Langdon are leading two disparate groups of people through strife-torn Mexico. John Henry and company are bringing horses to the unpopular Mexican government for $35 a head while Langdon is leading a contingent of displaced southerners, who are looking for a new life in Mexico after losing their property to carpetbaggers. The two men are eventually forced to mend their differences in order to fight off both bandits and revolutionaries, as they try to lead their friends and kin to safety.
22.
Goodbye Charlie (1964) as Boom Operator
When a cavorting Hollwood writer is killed by the angry husband of a woman he was having an affair with, he comes back as a spirit in the form of a beautiful woman and moves in with his/her best friend as a base of operation for enacting sweet revenge.
23.
Black Zoo (1963) as Boom Operator

Misc. Crew (feature film)

24.
29th Street (1991)
Set in New York City in the 1950s-60s, a young man wins a bundle in the lottery and tries to get his father out of debt with loan sharks.
25.
Die Hard 2 (1990)
Some terrorist-fighting New York cops just can''t catch a break. That''s what Bruce Willis''s hero John McClane must be thinking in this sequel to the blockbuster action flick Die Hard (1988). This time out, Willis is waiting to pick up his wife Bonnie Bedelia at the airport on Christmas Eve. Also waiting is a team of mercenaries led by William Sadler. They want to bust out an evil dictator, and they''re taking the whole airport hostage. Big mistake with John McClane on the scene. It has all the terrific action, fisticuffs and gun battles you expect from a Die Hard feature.
26.
Adventures of Ford Fairlane, The (1990)
A detective trails a mysterious woman who may help uncover what led to the onstage death of a heavy metal rock star.
27.
Mind Games (1989)
When an married couple and their 10-year-old son go on vacation, they meet a lone traveller and invite him to join them. However, the traveller turns about to be a sociopath who puts their lives in danger.
28.
How I Got Into College (1989)
College recruiters try to lure some love-struck highschool seniors coping with SAT pressures.
29.
Road House (1989)
A cool-headed bouncer (with an NYU philosphy degree and a gift for martial arts) is hired to calm an extra-rowdy midwestern tavern. Along the way he falls in love with a beautiful doctor, and runs up against the local kingpin.
30.
Abyss, The (1989)
A group of civilian divers are pressed into service by the United States Navy to search out and rescue a stricken nuclear submarine.
31.
Die Hard (1988)
Detective John McClane inadvertently becomes embroiled in a hostage situation when his wife''s office is taken over by German terrorists, lead by the devilish Hans Gruber.
32.
Off Limits (1988)
Set in 1968 Vietnam, military police are on the trail of a high-ranking military officer who has been killing prostitutes.
33.
Alien Nation (1988)
Set in the future, 300,000 aliens from another planet immigrate to Los Angeles and integrate themselves into human society.
34.
Action Jackson (1988)
A tough-as-nails Detroit cop keeps after a murderous auto executive in the bullet-filled thriller "Action Jackson" (1988). When a vicious auto magnate decides the best way to eliminate the competition is to actually eliminate the competition, off-the-rails lawman Jericho ''Action'' Jackson is there to take him down. Starring Carl Weathers, Craig T. Nelson, Sharon Stone and Vanity.
35.
Black Widow (1987)
Federal agent Alexandra Barnes is working on a case involving several millionaires who all died mysteriously. Alexandra suspects that the men were killed by the same person and comes to believe that it was Catherine Petersen, who in fact was married to each of the victims and escaped detection by li
36.
Predator (1987)
Sent to eliminate a gun-running camp in Central America, Major Dutch Schaeffer and his commandos encounter a skilled, seemingly invisible assassin. As members of their unit begin to disappear, Schaeffer and his soldiers suspect that that their hunter is not of this earth.
37.
Project X (1987)
An airforce pilot and animal researcher risk their lives to save chimpanzees from life-threatening experiments.
39.
Jumpin' Jack Flash (1986)
Terry (Whoopi Goldberg) works for a bank, and uses computers to communicate with clients all over the world. One day she gets a strange message from an unknown source. The message is coded. After decoding the message, Terry becomes embroiled in an espionage ring. People are killed, and Terry is chased. Throughout she remains in contact with this unknown person, who needs Terry to help save his life.
40.
Highlander (1986)
Born in the Highlands of Scotland in 1518, Connor Macleod (Christopher Lambert) is immortal. When he is wounded in battle but does not die, he is banished from his village. He meets another like himself, Ramirez (Sean Connery), who teaches him swordsmanship--the only way to kill another immortal is to take his head--and the ways of the immortals. Modern-day New York is the location of "The Gathering," where Connor and the few remaining immortals must battle to the last for "The Prize."
41.
Big Trouble in Little China (1986)
All-American truck driver Jack Burton must help his friend, Wang Chi, rescue his green-eyed girlfriend from bandits in San Francisco''s Chinatown. In order to save her, the two men must go into the mysterious underworld beneath Chinatown, where they battle kung-fu masters and face a 2000-year-old ancient sorcerer named Lo Pan who mercilessly presides over an empire of spirits.
42.
Cocoon (1985)
A group of elderly people are rejuvenated by aliens after swimming in a pool.
43.
Turk 182 (1985)
A young man becomes a mystery hero in New York when he lauches a one-man campaign to fight City Hall for proper restitution for his brother, a firefighter who was seriously injured while trying to save a young girl.
44.
Commando (1985)
A retired special agent is forced out of retirement when his daughter is kidnapped by a band of thugs intent on revenge.
45.
Revenge of the Nerds (1984)
A group of misfits decides to start their own fraternity after being rejected by every house on campus. Chaos results, with a brains vs. brawn battle as the football team jocks try to run the nerds off campus. But as the nerds carefully engineer their revenge, it appears their day is at hand.
47.
Star Chamber, The (1983)
When idealistic young judge Steven Hardin is forced to set a dangerous criminal free on a minor technicality, he loses faith in the system. But an older judge introduces Hardin to a secret group that rights courtroom wrongs in the form of a hitman hired to take out the guilty.
48.
49.
Author! Author! (1982)
After his wife leaves him, a New York playwright juggles raising five kids plus a love affair with the star of his new show.
50.
Other Side of the Mountain (1975)
Based on the true story of Jill Kinmont. In 1955, eighteen-year-old Jill is a truly talented, gifted skier and a shoo-in for the 1956 Winter Olympics. But Jill comes close to losing everything when she takes a near fatal fall off a mountain during the last race of the season. Paralyzed from the shoulders down, Jill now has to climb another kind of mountain-working her way up from total helplessness to leading a fulfilling life. With the help of family, friends, and an extraordinary man, Jill begins the quest up that mountain.
51.
My Father's House (1975)
A drama about a heart attack patient, a busy, highly paid executive who reflects upon his happy childhood and the way he was brought up in a simpler age. Although playing father and son, Preston and Robertson, sharing star billing, never appear together in this film.
52.
Emperor of the North Pole (1973)
It is a period of great recessions in the US, and the land is full of people who fought in the World War and are now homeless. Those people, commonly called "hobos", are truly hated by Shack (Borgnine), a sadistical railway conductor who swore that no hobo will ride his train for free. Well, no-one but "A" Number One (Lee Marvin), who is ready to put his life as a stake to become a local legend - as a first person who survived the trip on Shack's notorious train.

Misc. Crew (TV Mini-Series)

53.
War and Remembrance (1988)
A 12-part miniseries continuing Herman Wouk's epic two-volume saga which began with "The Winds of War." The first 17-hour installment begins one week after Pearl Harbor. The family of career naval officer Captain Victor "Pug" Henry is scattered around the globe. Pug and his son, Byron, are fighting

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