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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris (2006)
Explores legendary jazz vocalist Jackie Paris' meteoric rise, enigmatic career and mysterious life while probing the question of how much we need to know of an artist's personal story to appreciate their art.
2.
Dancing at the Harvest Moon (2002)
Maggie, a woman in the midst of a life crisis returns to the lake where she spent romantic summers as a teen and falls into a passionate affair with the son of her first love.<P>When Maggie's husband abruptly leaves her after 20 years of marriage, she struggles to find a way to overcome the loss and
3.
Ride With The Wind (1994)
A down-and-out motorcycle racer's life changes when he meets a young boy battling leukemia.
4.
Keeper of the City (1992)
Story of a Chicago homicide cop who is unpopular with the public because he is in pursuit of a vigilante killer of mobsters.
5.
Late for Dinner (1991)
In 1962, two best friends take part in an experiment that allows them, 29 years later, to return to their hometown and families without having aged.
6.
Summer Dreams: The Story of the Beach Boys (1990) as Sal
Adapted from Steven Gaines' unauthorized biography "Heroes & Villians: The True Story of The Beach Boys." The telefilm dramatizes the meteoric success of the California band, and later, its struggles, as brothers Dennis and Brian Wilson fight their father's obsessive attempts to control the group. A
7.
Ragin' Cajun (1990)
A Vietnam veteran finds happiness as a country singer.
8.
Desperate For Love (1989)
A movie based on real events, focusing on the relationship of two Southern teenagers, close friends who share a strong physical attraction to the same girl, and which ultimately leads to a terrible tragedy.
9.
Finish Line (1989)
The use of steroids has tragic effects on a young athlete''s life when a former track star pushes his son to excel in college track and field.
10.
Baja Oklahoma (1988)
Based on Dan Jenkin's best-selling novel, a Texas barmaid follows her dream of becoming a songwriter.
11.
Tonight's the Night (1987) as Lead Singer
A movie about three generations of males who cruise a singles bar one weekend and, in the process, learn unexpected lessons about life and love.
12.
Blind Date (1987)
When Walter Davis is set up with gorgeous Nadia Gates, the perfect blind date dissolves into disaster. Walter invites beautiful southern belle Nadia to a button-down corporate dinner, expecting to impress his associates with this dazzling beauty. But all hell breaks loose when Nadia has "one too

Music (feature film)

14.
Duets (2000)
Karaoke ... the courage to stand up, sing and be free. The lives of six strangers from all walks of life with a passion for karaoke converge and are enriched when they meet for the Grand Prize Karaoke Contest in Omaha, Nebraska. They are: a waitress from Wheeling, West Virginia desperate to get to California to become a recording star, an ex-con unwilling to bend to the rules of society who sings with the voice of an angel, a salesman who melts down while chasing the American Dream, a seasoned karaoke hustler who is disconnected from everybody and everything, an innocent Vegas showgirl searching for family and love, and a young down-on-his-luck cab driver. Each is searching for the meaning of life. As they converge on the $5,000 Grand Prize Karaoke Contest, their lives intertwine, revealing the funny, raucous world of karaoke bars and chain hotels that link the interstates of Middle America.
15.
Flesh and Bone (1993)
Noirish love story between a man who fills vending machines for a living and a recently divorced woman seeking a new life. The two lovers are tied together by a disturbing event in their past.
16.
Desperate For Love (1989)
A movie based on real events, focusing on the relationship of two Southern teenagers, close friends who share a strong physical attraction to the same girl, and which ultimately leads to a terrible tragedy.
17.
Dead Solid Perfect (1988)
A comedy about a golf pro beset by problems both on and off the course.
18.
Iron Eagle II (1988)
Military adventure about an American-Soviet cooperative effort to destroy an atomic reactor in an Arab country.
19.
Baja Oklahoma (1988)
Based on Dan Jenkin's best-selling novel, a Texas barmaid follows her dream of becoming a songwriter.
20.
Accused, The (1988)
A District Attorney represents a woman who was brutally gang raped in a bar while male patrons watched and encouraged the rapists.
21.
Baja Oklahoma (1988)
Based on Dan Jenkin's best-selling novel, a Texas barmaid follows her dream of becoming a songwriter.
22.
Blind Date (1987)
When Walter Davis is set up with gorgeous Nadia Gates, the perfect blind date dissolves into disaster. Walter invites beautiful southern belle Nadia to a button-down corporate dinner, expecting to impress his associates with this dazzling beauty. But all hell breaks loose when Nadia has "one too

Special Thanks (feature film)

23.
Jack the Dog (2001) as Special Thanks
Jack the Dog is the nickname of a dedicated and passionate photographer who, until recently, spent the majority of his free time sleeping with countless women. Although married, Jack does his best to hide his cheating ways, going to hilarious lengths to cover up. Through circumstances (his wife's mo

Cast (special)

24.
Little Richard: The E! True Hollywood Story (2000) as Interviewee
Profile of Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Little Richard.
25.
Michelle Kwan Skates to Disney's Greatest Hits (1999)
Michelle Kwan skates to a soundtrack of Disney favorites from Burbank, California. Features skaters Ilia Kulik, Oksana Baiul and Elvis Stojko.
26.
Star-athon '92: A Weekend with the Stars (1992)
A live broadcast of the annual telethon to benefit the United Cerebral Palsy Association.
27.
American Music Awards, The (1988)
A live broadcast of the presentation of the 15th annual American Music Awards from Shrine Auditorium in Hollywood. The program also focuses on Australia's contribution to the music industry on the continent's 200th anniversary, with live cut-ins from Australia. The special also features the first li
28.
American Music Awards, The (1987)
A live telecast from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles of the fourteenth annual American Music Awards presentation, honoring artists from the pop/rock, soul/rhythm & blues, and country music categories. The program also features the presentation of the Award of Merit, which is awarded this year p
29.
Soul Session: James Brown & Friends, A (1987)
An evening of soul music taped at the Taboo Club in Detroit, Michigan, and spotlighting the "Godfather of Soul," James Brown, and the "Queen of Soul," Aretha Franklin. Broadcast as a presentation of "Cinemax Sessions."

Music (special)

30.
Michelle Kwan Skates to Disney's Greatest Hits (1999) as Song Performer ("Everybody Wants To Be A Cat" "I Wanna Be Like You")
Michelle Kwan skates to a soundtrack of Disney favorites from Burbank, California. Features skaters Ilia Kulik, Oksana Baiul and Elvis Stojko.
31.
Disney's Greatest Hits on Ice (1994) as Song Performer
Ice skating greats perform to some of Disney's most memorable music -- from "Mary Poppins," "Snow White," "Cinderella," "Peter Pan," "The Lion King," "Lady and the Tramp," "Aladdin" and "Fantasia."

Misc. Crew (special)

32.
Disney's Champions on Ice (1996)
Top figure-skating champions relive their greatest moments of victory in clips from their award-winning performances, as well as appear in specially produced production numbers.
33.
Willie Nelson The Big Six-O: An All-Star Birthday Celebration (1993)
A special celebrating Willie Nelson's 60th birthday. Included are musical performances of songs either written by or performed by Nelson, as well as birthday greetings and favorite stories about the singer by his friends.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

34.
Naomi & Wynonna: Love Can Build A Bridge (1995)
A miniseries telling the story of mother-and-daughter country music team Naomi and Wynnona Judd, as they struggle through tours, albums, fame, men and disease.

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