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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Garden of Redemption (1997) as 2nd Unit Director (2nd Unit)
Set in World War II Italy in 1944, local partisans in Vaiano are resisting the occupation of their town by the German army. Don Paolo is a young priest who knows he has been hiding in the church and that in his heart he is a coward who is afraid to fight the atrocities perpetrated by the Germans. Stirred by the faith in him of Adriana, a local young woman, Don Paolo embarks on a mission to help the partisans fight the Germans. His cowardice causes the mission to fail and Adriana is captured. Awaiting execution, the priest goes to hear her confession, where he admits his cowardice. In an attempt to redeem himself, Don Paolo then engineers Adriana''s escape from her cell knowing that he cannot follow.
2.
Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964) as Assistant Director
A wealthy southern spinster fights to keep her family''''s secrets hidden.
3.
Love With the Proper Stranger (1963) as 1st & 2nd asst dir
When a one-night stand results in pregnancy, a musician and a young girl try to resolve the issue together.

Cast (feature film)

4.
An American in Paris (1951) as G.I.
An American artist finds love in Paris but almost loses it to conflicting loyalties.

Producer (feature film)

5.
Rainbow Warrior (1994) as Producer
Two brave men from opposite sides of the law must solve a case of terrorism that threatens the relations between friendly nations. Based on the actual bombing of the Greenpeace ship, the Rainbow Warrior, by French secret service agents in Auckland Harbor in 1985.
6.
Reason for Living: The Jill Ireland Story (1991)
Based on actress Jill Ireland's autobiography, dealing with her teenage son's heroin addiction and the death of her father.
7.
Talk Radio (1987)
The film centers around the volatile life and career of an abrasive late-night radio talk show host.
8.
Ghost of a Chance (1987)
A television movie about a veteran policeman who accidentally kills a musician. The ghost of the musician returns to persuade the cop to steer the musician's grandson away from drug peddlers and into a life of music.
9.
Stark: Mirror Image (1986) as Supervising Producer
Nicolas Surovy returns as Sgt. Evan Stark, the no-nonsense police detective from Wichita, a role he had created in the 1985 TV movie, "Stark," this time prowling the Las Vegas strip in search of his partner's killer. Both Dennis Hopper, as Lt. Ron Bliss, the Vegas police chief with whom Stark has a
10.
Chase (1985) as Producer
After her father's death, Sandy Albright abandons her law practice in California, and returns to her rural Washington hometown. When a respected judge is murdered, the suspect insists that Sandy act in his defense. Because the murdered judge was her friend and mentor, Sandy is forced to confront her
11.
Stark (1985)
Hard-drinking Wichita cop comes to Las Vegas in search of his younger sister, a chorus girl who has disappeared with one of her roommates, and ends up taking on the Vegas mob. Nicolas Surovy (daytime soap actor son of former diva Rise Stevens) and Dennis Hopper, returning to American moviemaking aft
12.
Off Sides (Pigs vs. Freaks) (1984)
A football field becomes the confrontation site between a small-town police department headed by its peace-loving chief (Roche) and a band of local hippies led by his son (Goodeve) who decide to settle their differences on the gridiron. Tony Randall is a bearded guru -- a successful insurance agent
13.
He's Not Your Son (1984) as Producer
Two couples face the possibility that their infant sons, born the same day, were inadvertently switched at the hospital, and a chain of revelations and decisions threatens both families. Stars of assorted TV nighttime soaps toplined this film that was shot on location in Dallas.
14.
Not Just Another Affair (1982)
A lady marine biologist, determined to save herself until marriage, meets a handsome attorney who is not used to being rejected sexually, and it becomes a battle of wills as to who will emerge the winner in this romantic comedy.
15.
Great American Traffic Jam, The (1980)
A series of freak accidents on the Los Angeles freeway traps a cast-load of familiar TV faces in an astounding traffic tie-up, with the entire system caught in a gridlock that John Beck, as a traffic expert, endeavors to unsnarl. Howard Hesseman plays the voice of an unseen radio disc jockey whose h
16.
Aloha Means Goodbye (1974)
A young schoolteacher in Hawaii fights for her life against both a rare blood disease and an unscrupulous surgeon in need of a heart-transplant donor.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

17.
Elmore Leonard's Gold Coast (1997)
A mob widow must decide, at the risk of losing her $15 million inheritance, whether to obey a clause in her husband's will that forbids her to have any relationships with men after his death. However, when she falls for a man to whom her husband was indebted, the two must contend with a bodyguard wh
18.
The Big Bounce (1969) as Unit Manager
A handsome young farm worker finds himself having an affair with his boss'' young mistress and becoming the object of affections of an older woman who lives in town. Soon, the passions of the two women drive them to commit terrible acts, which cause the young man to leave town.
19.
Batman (1966) as Unit Production Manager
The archvillains of The United Underworld - The Catwoman, The Joker, The Riddler and The Penguin - combine forces to dispose of Batman and Robin as they launch their fantastic plot to control the entire world. From his submarine, Penguin and his cohorts hijack a yacht containing a superdehydrator, which can extract all moisture from humans and reduce them to particles of dust. The evildoers turn the 9 Security Council members in the United World Building into 9 vials of multicolored crystals! Batman and Robin track the villains in their Batboat and use Batcharge missles to force the sub to surface.
20.
Man from God's Country (1958) as Set Construction
George Montgomery, Randy Stuart, Gregg Barton, Kim Charney, Susan Cummings. A retired sheriff and his former partner find themselves on opposite sides of the law when local ranchers feud over valuable railroad property.

Film Production - Unit (feature film)

21.
Elmore Leonard's Gold Coast (1997)
A mob widow must decide, at the risk of losing her $15 million inheritance, whether to obey a clause in her husband's will that forbids her to have any relationships with men after his death. However, when she falls for a man to whom her husband was indebted, the two must contend with a bodyguard wh

Producer (special)

22.
Little Miss Perfect (1987)
A drama about a young woman who develops bulimia, a severe eating disorder. Debbie Welker, a high school over-achiever, suffers an identity crisis when she is forced to move to a new neighborhood with her recently remarried mother. She develops bulimia as a result of trying to cope with her problems
23.
I Gave at the Office (1984) as Executive Producer
The comic adventures of the indecisive staff of the Denver-based Brinker Advertising Agency. In the pilot episode, Michael Boatwright, an eager new employee, attempts to help Jimbo, a hard-drinking, burned out copywriter, get through a difficult ad presentation.

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