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Born: July 12, 1943 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Editing ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Return to Oz (1985)
Dorothy returns to he magical land only to find it in ruin and under the control of an evil empire.

Cast (feature film)

3.
Side by Side (2012)
Join Keanu Reeves on a tour of the past and the future of filmmaking. Since the invention of cinema, the standard format for recording moving images has been film. Over the past two decades, a new form of digital filmmaking has emerged, creating a groundbreaking evolution in the medium. Reeves explo
4.
Fog City Mavericks (2007)
Chronicles the past forty years of the lives and work of the Bay Area's best-known filmmakers.
5.
Murch: Walter Murch on Editing (2006)
Portrait of famous film editor Walter Murch, one of the original members of American Zoetrope Studios.

Writer (feature film)

6.
Return to Oz (1985)
Dorothy returns to he magical land only to find it in ruin and under the control of an evil empire.
7.
THX 1138 (1971) as Screenwriter
Two residents of a mechanized future plot to escape to freedom.

Editing (feature film)

8.
Tomorrowland (2015)
Whenever Casey Newton touches a lapel pin with the letter T on it, she finds herself transported to Tomorrowland, a city filled with huge robots and sleek buildings. The gifted young woman recruits the help of scientist Frank Walker, a previous visitor to Tomorrowland, who years ago made a startling discovery about the future. Together, the two adventurers travel to the metropolis to uncover its mysterious secrets.
9.
Hemingway & Gellhorn (2012)
The life of Ernest Hemingway focusing on his years between 1936-1945, during which time he was involved in a tempestuous romance with war correspondent Martha Gelborn.
10.
Wolfman, The (2010)
Lawrence Talbot's childhood ended the night his mother died. After he left the sleepy Victorian hamlet of Blackmoor, he spent decades recovering and trying to forget. But when his brother's fiancée, Gwen Conliffe, tracks him down to help find her missing love, Talbot returns home to join the search.
11.
Tetro (2009)
An artistic immigrant family in Buenos Aires is marred by fierce rivalries, handed down through several generations.
12.
Youth Without Youth (2007)
A professor's life changes after a cataclysmic incident during the dark years before WWII. Becoming a fugitive, he is pursued through far-flung locations including Romania, Switzerland, Malta and India.
13.
Jarhead (2005)
Set during the Gulf War, the episodic tale follows Anthony Swofford (a.k.a. "Swoff"), a third-generation enlistee, from his sobering stint in boot camp to active duty, where he's sporting a sniper's rifle and a hundred-pound ruck sack on his back, while moving through Middle East deserts with no cov
14.
K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)
Inspired by a true story, a tale which follows Captain Alexi Vostrikov who, at the height of the Cold War, is ordered to take over command of the nuclear missile submarine K-19, pride of the Soviet Navy. His assignment: Prepare the K-19 for sea and take her out on patrol--no matter what the cost. Bu
15.
Talented Mr. Ripley (Theatrical), The (1999)
Tree is a self-centered co-ed who wakes up on the morning of her birthday in the bed of a one-night stand. Stumbling back to her sorority, she rushes through the routine of an average student. But as she encounters everything from activists on the quad to a fling with a professor, she can't help but
16.
Dumbarton Bridge (1999)
John Shed leads a solitary exitence in a small community in San Francisco where he works in the salt ponds. African-American Shed barely ventures out with his white live-in lover, Belinda, who longs to interact more socially with the world around her. When a young Vietnamese girl named Minh shows u
17.
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
A con artist infiltrates a playboy''''s glamorous life.
18.
As I See It (1997)
A documentary tribute to film director Fred Zinnemann consisting of film clips from his work, home movies, and excerpts from interviews throughout his career. A portrait emerges of a filmmaker whose chief concern was to dramatize the conscious and unconscious moral decisions everyone must make.
19.
The English Patient (1996) as Film Editor
A man dying from third-degree burns remembers a tragic wartime romance.
20.
First Knight (1995) as Film Editor
With no ties, no enemies and no fear, Lancelot is the perfect warrior. He comes to Camelot not for glory or knighthood, although he finds both, but for the love of the one woman he cannot have, the beautiful and honorable Lady Guinevere of Leonesse. Guinevere has promised to marry King Arthur not only because his army will protect her country, but because she truly loves him for his wise and gentle ways. As she prepares to enter Camelot as its new queen, a chance encounter with Lancelot awakens conflicting and powerful emotions within her. For Arthur, she represents a once-in-a-lifetime chance at true love and a beloved queen for his kingdom. Likewise, the king comes to see Lancelot as possessing the honor and bravery of a true Knight. He welcomes them both into his city and into his heart, never foreseeing how his great capacity for love and trust opens the doors for his betrayal.
21.
I Love Trouble (1994)
Competing journalists at rival papers fall in love while exposing a government-involved scandal.
22.
House Of Cards (1993)
A drama about the mother of an autistic child who has withdrawn into her own world.
23.
Romeo Is Bleeding (1993)
A New York City police sergeant, whose hunger for sex and money prompts him to cheat on his wife and accept payoffs from the mob, meets his match when he becomes involved with the devious female scion of a Moscow crime family.
24.
Godfather, Part III, The (1990)
The story is set in 1979 when, before retiring, an aging Michael Corleone tries to go legitimate by entering respectable real estate and communications deals, but is slowly drawm back into the world of organized crime against his will.
25.
Ghost (1990)
This is one of the most romantic films ever made. Ironically, most of the genuine love communicated between Sam (Patrick Swayze) and his wife Molly (Demi Moore) has to go through wacky psychic Oda Mae (Whoopi Goldberg). That''s because Sam is a ghost and Oda Mae is the only person who can talk to him. Sam wants to warn Molly about the danger she is in from his killer Carl (Tony Goldwyn), but has to get the goods on him first. This is the film that reminds you never to take love for granted and how much fun pottery can be.
26.
Call From Space (1989)
A fantasy about mankind's desire to explore the past, present, and future through prehistoric times, ancient Greece, France during Napoleon, a modern film shoot, and another "Renaissance" set in the future.
27.
Unbearable Lightness of Being, The (1988)
During the 1968 Russian invasion of Czechoslovakia, a womanizer visiting the West must choose between freedom, or returning to his wife in Soviet-occupied Prague.
28.
Apocalypse Now (1979)
An Army captain travels to Cambodia during the Vietnam War to terminate a renegade officer.
29.
Julia (1977) as Editor
To help a childhood friend, playwright Lillian Hellman carries money for the resistance into Nazi territory.
30.
The Conversation (1974) as Supervising Editor
A surveillance expert uncovers a murder plot within a corrupt corporation.

Music (feature film)

31.
Talented Mr. Ripley (Theatrical), The (1999)
Tree is a self-centered co-ed who wakes up on the morning of her birthday in the bed of a one-night stand. Stumbling back to her sorority, she rushes through the routine of an average student. But as she encounters everything from activists on the quad to a fling with a professor, she can't help but
32.
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
A con artist infiltrates a playboy''''s glamorous life.

Sound (feature film)

33.
Youth Without Youth (2007)
A professor's life changes after a cataclysmic incident during the dark years before WWII. Becoming a fugitive, he is pursued through far-flung locations including Romania, Switzerland, Malta and India.
34.
Jarhead (2005)
Set during the Gulf War, the episodic tale follows Anthony Swofford (a.k.a. "Swoff"), a third-generation enlistee, from his sobering stint in boot camp to active duty, where he's sporting a sniper's rifle and a hundred-pound ruck sack on his back, while moving through Middle East deserts with no cov
35.
K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)
Inspired by a true story, a tale which follows Captain Alexi Vostrikov who, at the height of the Cold War, is ordered to take over command of the nuclear missile submarine K-19, pride of the Soviet Navy. His assignment: Prepare the K-19 for sea and take her out on patrol--no matter what the cost. Bu
36.
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
A con artist infiltrates a playboy''''s glamorous life.
37.
Talented Mr. Ripley (Theatrical), The (1999)
Tree is a self-centered co-ed who wakes up on the morning of her birthday in the bed of a one-night stand. Stumbling back to her sorority, she rushes through the routine of an average student. But as she encounters everything from activists on the quad to a fling with a professor, she can't help but
38.
The English Patient (1996) as Re-Recording Mixer
A man dying from third-degree burns remembers a tragic wartime romance.
39.
First Knight (1995) as Re-Recording Mixer
With no ties, no enemies and no fear, Lancelot is the perfect warrior. He comes to Camelot not for glory or knighthood, although he finds both, but for the love of the one woman he cannot have, the beautiful and honorable Lady Guinevere of Leonesse. Guinevere has promised to marry King Arthur not only because his army will protect her country, but because she truly loves him for his wise and gentle ways. As she prepares to enter Camelot as its new queen, a chance encounter with Lancelot awakens conflicting and powerful emotions within her. For Arthur, she represents a once-in-a-lifetime chance at true love and a beloved queen for his kingdom. Likewise, the king comes to see Lancelot as possessing the honor and bravery of a true Knight. He welcomes them both into his city and into his heart, never foreseeing how his great capacity for love and trust opens the doors for his betrayal.
40.
Apocalypse Now (1979)
An Army captain travels to Cambodia during the Vietnam War to terminate a renegade officer.
41.
The Conversation (1974) as Sd mont and re-rec
A surveillance expert uncovers a murder plot within a corrupt corporation.
42.
THX 1138 (1971) as Sd mont
Two residents of a mechanized future plot to escape to freedom.
43.
Gimme Shelter (1970) as Sound
A harrowing documentary of the Stones'''' 1969 tour, with much of the focus on the tragic concert at Altamont.
44.
The Rain People (1969) as Sd montage
A housewife who feels trapped leaves home and takes up with a hitchhiker.
45.
Bhowani Junction (1956) as Sound Editing
An Anglo-Indian beauty falls for a British officer as her country fights for independence.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

46.
The Godfather (1972) as Post prod consultant
Epic tale of a 1940s New York Mafia family and their struggle to protect their empire from rival families as the leadership switches from the father to his youngest son.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

47.
Ghost (1990)
This is one of the most romantic films ever made. Ironically, most of the genuine love communicated between Sam (Patrick Swayze) and his wife Molly (Demi Moore) has to go through wacky psychic Oda Mae (Whoopi Goldberg). That''s because Sam is a ghost and Oda Mae is the only person who can talk to him. Sam wants to warn Molly about the danger she is in from his killer Carl (Tony Goldwyn), but has to get the goods on him first. This is the film that reminds you never to take love for granted and how much fun pottery can be.
48.
The Adventures of Mark Twain (1985) as Special Creative Consultant
49.
Apocalypse Now (1979)
An Army captain travels to Cambodia during the Vietnam War to terminate a renegade officer.
50.
Godfather Part II, The (1974)
The contrasting lives of Corleone father and son traces the problems of Michael Corleone in 1958 and young immigrant Vito Corleone in 1917''s Hell''s Kitchen. Michael survives many misfortunes, and Vito is introduced to a life of crime.
51.
American Graffiti (1973)
Four high-school seniors face an uncertain future as they try to live through their last big school dance.

Cast (special)

52.
George Lucas: Creating an Empire (2002)
Profile of filmmaker George Lucas.
53.
Reconstructing Evil (1999) as Interviewee
Documentary about the history of the making of Orson Welles' 1958 film "Touch of Evil."

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

54.
Finishing Heaven (2009)
In 1970, at the height of New York's Warhol Factory scene, ambitious NYU student Robert Feinberg began shooting his debut feature film. Thirty-seven years later, the cans of 16mm film footage languish in storage. When Feinberg's ex-girlfriend actress Ruby Lynn Reyner convinces him to finally finish

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