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Director (feature film)

1.
Homework (1982) as Director
A female film student, given the assignment to make a short film of her choice, decides to record herself making love to a man.

Writer (feature film)

2.
Human Highway (1982)
Lionel Switch is an auto mechanic who has a huge crush on waitress named Charlotte Goodnight. Lionel also has a fantasy of becoming a musician like his idol Frankie Fontaine. When Fontaine's limousine pulls up to his garage one day, Lionel is thrilled to work on the car, but trouble brews for Charlo

Producer (feature film)

3.
Flushed Away (Theatrical) (2006)
Takes place in the high-fashion salon of a department store in 1960, involving a group of sales ladies and their families.
4.
Homework (1982) as Producer
A female film student, given the assignment to make a short film of her choice, decides to record herself making love to a man.

Editing (feature film)

6.
Boss Baby (2017)
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Home (2015)
When Oh, a lovable misfit from another planet, lands on Earth and finds himself on the run from his own people, he forms an unlikely friendship with an adventurous girl named Tip who is on a quest of her own. Through a series of comic adventures with Tip, Oh comes to understand that being different
9.
Happy Smekday! (2015)
After an alien race invade Earth, one misfit alien accidentally reveals their location to their enemies and must go on the run with a human girl to save the planet.
10.
Rise of the Guardians (2012)
What if there were more to the histories of Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy and the Sandman than anyone ever believed? What if the benevolent givers of gifts, eggs, money and dreams were much more than they seemed? They are! Immortal, strong and swift, these childhood legends have bee
11.
Puss in Boots (2011)
Way before Puss in Boots ever met Shrek, our suave and furry feline hero goes on a swashbuckling ride, as he teams up with mastermind Humpty Dumpty and the street-savvy Kitty Southpaws to steal the famed goose that lays the golden eggs.
12.
Shrek Forever After (2010)
After challenging an evil dragon, rescuing a beautiful princess and saving your in-laws' kingdom, what's an ogre to do? Well, if you're Shrek, you suddenly wind up a domesticated family man. Instead of scaring villagers away like he used to, a reluctant Shrek now agrees to autograph pitch forks. Wha
13.
How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
Hiccup is a Viking teenager who doesn't fit in with his tribe's longstanding tradition of heroic dragon slayers. His world is turned upside down when he encounters a dragon that challenges him and his fellow Vikings to see the world from an entirely different point of view.
14.
Heaven's Prisoners (1996)
Ex-New Orleans cop Dave Robicheaux is turning his back on the Big Easy. With the support of his loving wife Annie, he''s stopped drinking, and retreated to the beauty and serenity of the Louisiana bayou country. However Robicheaux''s world is turned upside down when a planeload of illegal immigrants crashes into the nearby Gulf. He risks his life to save a little Salvadoran girl, whom he and Annie adopt. She is the child they never had, and the family quickly bonds. But the precarious balance of Robicheaux''s life is suddenly threatened when he attempts to clear up the mystery surrounding the crash. Each query draws him further down a road of deceit, and ultimately leads him to the doorstep of old high school friend Bubba Rocque and his alluring Cajun wife Claudette. With only his longtime friend Robin to help him, Robicheaux''s mettle is tested. In the face of personal tragedy, he seeks salvation in a bottle of booze while planning retribution against those who have shattered his life.
15.
Fugitive, The (1993)
A man is forced to go on the run after being falsely accused of killing his wife.
16.
Hercules (1983)
Hercules faces the task of trying to rescue a princess from the clutches of her villainous kidnappers, who make their home on the moon.

Sound (feature film)

17.
Murder at 1600 (1997) as Adr Supervising Editor
A Washington D.C. cop investigates a murder in the White House and draws the ire of the Secret Service when members of the First Family become suspects.
18.
Stupids, The (1996)
When Stanley Stupid and his spirited wife Joan wake up to find their garbage stolen right out of the can--again--Stanley vows not to take it anymore! Is nothing sacred? But oh what a tangled web we weave when we are a Stupid. In his effort to get to the bottom of this heinous crime, Stanley lays a cunning trap to lure back the thieves. As expected, they take the bait, and he follows their getaway truck to the dump where he inadvertently stumbles on a covert weapons deal led by a couple of military men gone bad. Completely oblivious to what the Colonel and his sidekick are up to, Stanley believes there is a more sinister element at work here--that a diabolical figure from his past is behind the theft of all that fine garbage people have worked so hard to create. When the Stupids set-out to track down the criminal, they unravel an even greater conspiriacy involving aliens, the food service industry, international terrorists, a local newspaper, the police and, the post office.
19.
Rich Man's Wife, The (1996)
Josie Potenza appears to have it all: a fabulous home, a life of privilege, and Tony, her rich husband. However, everything changes in a flash, when Tony is brutally murdered. As the one who appears to have the most to gain from the tragedy, Josie soon becomes the prime suspect in the police investigation. And when she is also terrorized by a psychotic killer and becomes the victim of blackmail, Josie is thrust into a relentless nightmare of fear and confusion.
20.
Craft, The (1996)
For Sarah, moving to Los Angeles is just another chance to be an outsider. She is all alone among the tightly-knit student body of St. Benedict''s Academy... until she meets three young women who also have found themselves banished to the outermost reaches of high school''s inevitable pecking order. Nancy, Bonnie and Rochelle will never fit in with the "in" crowd. They barely fit in with each other. But together with Sarah, their outer and inner lives are about to change in ways they never suspected. They are about to learn that being an outsider has its own kind of power. They are about to learn "The Craft."
21.
Glimmer Man, The (1996)
In the jungles of the Third World, his unsuspecting targets would hear nothing. They''d sense nothing. And they''d see only a glimmer before it was too late--he would strike and be gone. His shadowy government superiors called him the Glimmer Man, and they dispatched him on the riskiest, most sensitive covert assignments in which the United States was never officially involved. Now, as detective Jack Cole, he has abandoned his former occupation and identity. When a serial murderer with a macabre, ritualistic style plunges the families of Los Angeles into terror, the L.A.P.D. are forced to summon the one man whose instinct and understanding of the criminal mind are unrivaled: Jack Cole from New York. This time, in the urban jungle of Los Angeles, Cole is not the killer hunting prey, but the hunter seeking a killer. The iconoclastic Cole is paired with seasoned local homicide detective Jim Campbell, and the two quickly discover that their match was made somewhere other than heaven.
22.
While You Were Sleeping (1995) as Adr Supervisor
Lucy, a young Chicago transit worker, escapes her lonely existence when she rescues a handsome commuter she has admired from afar, Peter, from the path of a speeding subway train. While Peter languishes in a coma, his concerned family mistakes Lucy for his fiancee and she goes along with the deception, enjoying a warm family relationship missing in her own life. Matters become increasingly complicated when Peter regains consciousness and becomes convinced that Lucy is his fiancee; in the meantime, she''s fallen in love with his brother.
23.
Under Siege 2: Dark Territory (1995)
Maniacal techno-expert Travis Dane hijacks a train and converts it into a command center. He seizes control of a satellite super-weapon and threatens to destroy Washington, D.C., unless his one-billion dollar demand is met. Unfortunately for him, however, Casey Ryback happens to be on board, travelling with his niece, Sarah, and is the only man between Dane and the obliteration of three million people.
24.
While You Were Sleeping (Theatrical) (1995)
When Megan's fiancé is killed, she moves cross country and rebuilds her life with a new boyfriend and a closer relationship to her sister. When she runs into one of her old colleagues, Lloyd, she is pleasantly surprised and the pair become close friends; yet, Lloyd wants more and he soon begins to s
25.
Jade (1995)
David Corelli is an ambitious assistant district attorney in San Francisco. While attending a black tie affair as the guest of his college friends Matt Gavin, a prominent lawyer, and his wife Trina Gavin, a clinical psychologist, David is called to the scene of a murder: the San Francisco home of a
26.
Beverly Hills Cop III (1994)
Axel Foley is back in California following up on clues in a murder investigation, which leads him to the criminal underbelly of a popular amusement park known as Wonderworld.
27.
Blue Chips (1994)
Desperate basketball coach Pete Bell is under pressure to win now. But the only way he can recruit star players is to get boosters to pay them.
28.
Immortal Beloved (1994)
Biographical film on German composer Ludwig Van Beethoven (1770-1827) and the subsequent romantic mystery derived from a cryptic love letter surfacing after his death--a mystery which concerns itself with whom this actual Immortal Beloved was among the scores of women that he seduced.
29.
Rich in Love (1992) as Adr Supervisor
A 17-year-old high school girl from the South deals with her parents' sudden divorce.
30.
Innocent Blood (1992)
A moral female vampire who preys only on killers, meets her match when one of her victims becomes an evil vampire.
31.
Storyville (1992)
Story of a young idealistic lawyer running for Congress, who helps shed light on the corruption within his powerful Louisiana family dynasty.
32.
Oscar (1991)
Despite the bad influences that surround him, a mobster promises his dying father that he''ll go straight.
33.
Dying Young (1991)
When blue-collar Hilary becomes the live-in chemotherapy nurse for wealthy, secretive Victor, seeing the effects of the treatment on him gives her second thoughts about staying. When the patient confesses his love for her, she stays, and the couple decides to make the most of however much time they
34.
Days of Thunder (1990)
Cole Trickle (Tom Cruise) certainly appears to have all the right moves both on and off the stock car racing track. His natural talent catches the attention of Tim Dolan (Randy Quaid) who offers him a sponsorship. Grizzled NASCAR veteran Harry Hogge (Robert Duvall) comes on board to smooth out Cole''s rough edges and Dr. Claire Lewicki (Nicole Kidman) provides the romance. All Cole needs to do is to discover a little humility. That happens after a track accident makes him rethink his place in the world. Back on the track, Cole brings home the trophy. Plenty of fast-paced race car action in this Tony Scott directed flick.
35.
Rocky V (1990)
Rocky risks losing everything, stricken with brain damage from his years in the ring, and goes back to his meager origins, only to become embroiled in a street fight with his surrogate son.
36.
Comfort of Strangers, The (1990)
While on holiday in Venice, an English couple on the verge of separating find themselves inexplicably drawn to a mysterious local and his long-suffering wife.
37.
Major League (1989)
Story of the losing Cleveland Indians baseball team threatened with relocation to Miami.
38.
Cousins (1989) as Adr Editor
Romantic comedy where the lives of two families become sexually intertwined and complicated.
39.
Tango & Cash (1989)
After being set up by the Mafia, two rival policeman are forced to ban together to free themselves, and clear their names.
40.
Lock Up (1989)
A model prisoner with only six months left to serve in a minimum security facility, is transferred to a maximum security prison run by a vicious warden.
41.
Coming to America (1988)
Where is an African prince supposed to go to find the woman who will one day be his queen? Obviously that would be Queens, New York and that''s where Prince Akeem (Eddie Murphy) goes in this hilarious fish out of water story. Traveling with the prince is his trusted friend Semmi (Arsenio Hall) and, hiding the prince''s identity, the two of them get jobs at a fast-food restaurant. While the prince is trying to adjust to a minimum wage lifestyle, he falls for Lisa (Shari Headley) the daughter of his boss Cleo (John Amos). As romance blooms, Akeem finds it hard to hide his royal secret, especially when the king (James Earl Jones) arrives with his regal entourage.
42.
Masquerade (1988)
A love triangle spawns betrayal and murder at a wealthy summer resort.
43.
Witches of Eastwick, The (1987) as Adr Editor Supervisor
An adaptation of John Updike''s best-selling novel, THE WITCHES OF EASTWICK is a star-studded special-effects extravaganza about the battle of the sexes. A trio of bored, sexually repressed New England women--Alex (Cher), Jane (Susan Sarandon), and Sukie (Michelle Pfeiffer), each of them left to live without their respective husbands--innocently conjures up a mysterious stranger who, they are convinced, will relieve their frustrations. This mystery man is Daryl Van Horne (Jack Nicholson), the filthy rich, wild-eyed Devil incarnate, who buys a local mansion.
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Camorra (1986) as Adr Editor
47.
Friday the 13th, Part V: A New Beginning (1985)
When Tommy was a child he killed the infamous Jason Voorhees, a detranged murderer who had brutally slaughtered many people over the years. Now a teenager, Tommy is haunted by the fear that Jason might return, and checks into a group home for mentally disturbed young people. Soon after his arrival, Tommy sees one of the other residents being brutally killed by a psychopathic patient. The psychopath is incarcerated, but as residents continue to be killed Tommy becomes a suspect and begins to question his sanity. Teaming up with the grandson of one of the employees, Tommy tries to stay alive and learn the identity of the killer.
48.
Day of the Dead (1985)
Zombies have been on the rampage for so long that there are very few humans left alive. One of the survivors, Dr. Logan, is conducting experiments on captured zombies in an underground compound to try to find a way for people and the living dead to coexist peacefully. Unwillingly sharing the facilit
49.
Porky's Revenge (1985)
The students of Angel Beach High and their nemesis Porky square off against each other again. Porky is taking advantage of the fact that the basketball coach has been losing at his casino, and is pressuring him throw the championship game. And the students are intent on getting even with Porky.
51.
Purple Rain (1984)
Semi-autobiographical account of a young rock star''s setbacks amidst his meteoric rise to fame.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

52.
Shrek (2001) as Post prod exec
Once upon a time, in a far away swamp, there lived an ornery ogre named Shrek whose precious solitude is suddenly shattered by an invasion of annoying fairy tale characters. There are blind mice in his food, a big, bad wolf in his bed, three little homeless pigs and more, all banished from their kingdom by the evil Lord Farquaad. Determined to save their home--not to mention his own--Shrek cuts a deal with Farquaad and sets out to rescue the beautiful Princess Fiona to be Farquaad''s bride. Accompanying him on his mission is wisecracking Donkey, who will do anything for Shrek... except shut up. Rescuing the Princess from a fire-breathing dragon may prove the least of their problems when the deep, dark secret she has been keeping is revealed.
53.
Rust Never Sleeps (1979)
A concert film shot on Neil Young's 1978 U.S. tour. divided into two segments, acoustic and electric, the film is Young at his best, shown just why the grunge generation holds him in such high esteem, and that not all 60's heros were burnt out by the mid-70's.

Post Production (feature film)

54.
Boss Baby (2017)
55.
Home (2015)
When Oh, a lovable misfit from another planet, lands on Earth and finds himself on the run from his own people, he forms an unlikely friendship with an adventurous girl named Tip who is on a quest of her own. Through a series of comic adventures with Tip, Oh comes to understand that being different
56.
Happy Smekday! (2015)
After an alien race invade Earth, one misfit alien accidentally reveals their location to their enemies and must go on the run with a human girl to save the planet.
57.
How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
Hiccup is a Viking teenager who doesn't fit in with his tribe's longstanding tradition of heroic dragon slayers. His world is turned upside down when he encounters a dragon that challenges him and his fellow Vikings to see the world from an entirely different point of view.
59.
Over the Hedge (Theatrical) (2006)
During an uncommonly cold winter in downtown Los Angeles, a librarian defies his superiors and city officials, keeping the Public Library open and declaring it an emergency shelter for the homeless and the mentally ill.
60.
Shrek 2 (2004)
After battling a fire-breathing dragon and the evil Lord Farquaad to win the hand of Princess Fiona, Shrek now faces his greatest challenge: the in-laws. Shrek and Princess Fiona return from their honeymoon to find an invitation to visit Fiona''s parents, the King and Queen of the Kingdom of Far, Far Away. With Donkey along for the ride, the newlyweds set off. All of the citizens of Far, Far Away turn out to greet their returning Princess, and her parents happily anticipate the homecoming of their daughter and her new Prince. But no one could have prepared them for the sight of their new son-in-law, not to mention how much their little girl had changed. Little did Shrek and Fiona know that their marriage had foiled all of her father''s plans for her future--and his own. Now the King must enlist the help of a powerful Fairy Godmother, the handsome Prince Charming and that famed ogre killer Puss In Boots to put right his version of happily ever after.

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