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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Animation (feature film)

1.
Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979) as Animator
Captain Kirk reassembles his old crew on the newly refit Starship Enterprise and is sent out to investigate a mysterious cloud-like entity.

Visual Effects (feature film)

2.
Tales From the Crypt Presents Demon Knight (1995)
A mysterious renegade named Brayker is forced to defend a motley crew of boarding-house residents from an army of insatiable demons. Leading the forces of darkness is the Collector, a charismatic soul-taker who is determined to regain possession of an ancient talisman from Brayker.
3.
Apollo 13 (1995)
When an explosion jeopardizes a moon mission, NASA scientists fight to bring the crew home safely.
4.
True Lies (1994)
Marital problems plague an international spy who works for Omega Sector, a top-secret government agency charged with the intervention of nuclear terrorism.
5.
On Deadly Ground (1994)
After threatening to expose a company for unsafe drilling practices, an oil worker is dumped and abandoned in the wilderness to die. But he is rescued by a tribe of natives who see him as their legendary figure, the Rainbow Warrior.
6.
Cabin Boy (1994)
En route to a luxury ocean cruise, an insufferably snide, spoiled rich kid mistakenly boards "The Filthy Whore," a dilapidated fishing trawler populated by a crew of scurrilous old salts who immediately enlist him as their menial cabin boy.
7.
Vibes (1988)
At the urging of an eccentric, two mismatched psychics team up for a mysterious mission to find a lost city of gold in Ecuador.
8.
Poltergeist II: The Other Side (1986)
After having their home devastated by malevolent spirits, the Freeling family was unable to convince the insurance company of what happened to the property, so unable to afford a new place of their own, Steve, Diane, and their two children move in with Diane''s mother. But they soon learn that this house was also built over haunted ground. One hundred years earlier, a deranged cult leader killed his followers in the area and now his spirit has returned, intent on kidnapping their youngest child, Carol Anne. Once again, the Freelings call upon psychic medium Tangina Barrons to help them, and also enlist a Native American spiritualist named Taylor.
9.
Boy Who Could Fly, The (1986)
After their father dies, Milly and Louis move to a new neighborhood with their mother. Milly becomes friends with Eric, the boy who lives next door. Eric is autistic and seems obsessed with flight, often climbing up to the roof and holding his arms out as if to fly. Before long, Milly comes to believe that Eric might actually possess an ability that no one else knows about.
10.
2010 (1984)
In this sequel to 2001: A Space Odyssey, a U.S.-Soviet crew investigates a mysterious monolith orbiting Jupiter.
11.
Ghostbusters (1984)
Fired from their university research jobs, Drs. Venkman, Stantz, and Spengler promptly set up shop as parapsychologists specializing in psychic phenomena and soon they're ridding Manhattan of bizarre apparitions. But the talents of these spirit exterminators--Ghostbusters--are severely tested when b
12.
Brainstorm (1983)
A scientist battles the military for control of a machine that records sensory experiences-including death.
13.
Blade Runner (1982)
In the year 2019, ex-detective Rick Deckard is called out of retirement to track down and eliminate a team of humanoid androids that have escaped from an outer space mining colony and have taken refuge here on Earth. During his search for the fugitives, he discovers some disturbing secrets about th

Art Department (feature film)

15.
Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979) as Graphics
Captain Kirk reassembles his old crew on the newly refit Starship Enterprise and is sent out to investigate a mysterious cloud-like entity.

Film Production - Construction/Set (feature film)

16.
Monster Squad, The (1987)
A small town is disrupted with the arrival of Dracula to retrieve an amulet controlling the balance between good and evil.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

17.
Titanic (Theatrical) (1997)
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
18.
Island of Dr. Moreau, The (1996)
A brilliant geneticist, Dr. Moreau and his assistant Montgomery are on the brink of revolutionizing science when Edward Douglas becomes stranded on their remote island. At first glance, this tropical paradise seems idyllic. But deep in the jungle lies a terrifying secret. Moreau and Montgomery have been performing gene-splicing research on animals to create a superior breed of human being, and that experiment has gone terribly wrong. They have ignored the most fundamental law of the jungle: survival of the fittest. Roaming free, these beast-people are highly intelligent with murderous instincts. Their thirst for blood is pacified through a combination of sedatives and shock discipline. But events triggered by Douglas'' unexpected arrival are about to break Moreau''s God-like dominion over these resentful creatures. As the crisis escalates, Douglas must escape the clutches of his captors and find a way off the island before he becomes a part of Moreau''s final horrifying experiment.
19.
Masters Of The Universe (1987)
He-Man is engaged in an intergalactic battle for the control of the universe with the evil Skeletor. Skeletor intends to conquer the ravaged planet Eternia, the once Utopian state that is ruled by the Sorceress of Greyskull Castle. When the dwarf Gwildor performs some magic, He-Man and Skeletor are

Visual Effects (special)

20.
Doctor of Horror (1995)
Two losers help a strange doctor with his research -- until one of them decides his pal is just what the doctor needs.
21.
Well-Cooked Hams (1993)
An episode of "Tales From the Crypt," the anthology series. A no-talent, down-on-his-luck magician seemingly kills a fellow magician to appropriate his lucrative act.
22.
Came the Dawn (1993)
An episode of "Tales From the Crypt," the anthology series. A beautiful woman with a penchant for petty thievery begins an affair with a rich, handsome man -- only to be stalked by his female alter ego.
23.
What's Cookin'? (1992)
A rundown diner becomes a huge success when an employee introduces a tasty new recipe to the menu.
24.
Werewolf Concerto (1992)
A hotel is wracked by a series of killings that can only be the work of a werewolf.
25.
None But the Lonely Heart (1992)
A greedy con man seduces, marries and then murders wealthy older women he meets through a dating service. After receiving several mysterious "blackmail" notes, the con man heads to the cemetery for a rendezvous with a grave digger and his dead wives.
26.
Dead Wait (1991)
The search for a priceless black pearl leads to treachery on a tropical island.
27.
Loved to Death (1991)
A fledgling screenwriter uses a love potion on the girl of his dreams, with surprising results.
28.
Spoiled (1991)
A lonely housewife conspires with the local cable-TV installer against her evil scientist husband.
29.
Abra Cadaver (1991)
A doctor takes revenge for a practical joke by conducting a bizarre experiment on his brother.
30.
Mournin' Mess (1991)
An episode of "Tales From the Crypt," the anthology series. A down-on-his-luck reporter learns the truth behind the serial killings of homeless people when he attends the dedication of a new cemetery operated by the "Grateful Homeless Outcasts and Unwanteds Layaway Society (GHOULS)."
31.
Korman's Kalamity (1990)
A segment of the horror anthology series for HBO, "Tales From the Crypt." A cartoonist for "Tales from the Crypt" comics discovers his macabre illustrations come to life and commit deadly acts. A policewoman investigating the murders falls in love with the married artist, but their romance won't blo
32.
My Brother's Keeper (1990)
A segment of the horror anthology series, "Tales From the Crypt." Siamese twins prove that they are exactly alike when one of them commits a murder.
33.
Dead Right (1990)
A gold-digging waitress marries a fat, unsightly man when a fortune teller informs her that he will inherit millions and die soon after. After three horrible months of marriage, she receives a big surprise.
34.
Switch, The (1990)
An elderly millionaire is willing to trade bodies with a much younger man to win a young woman's love. Only then does he discover what she really wants.
35.
Three's a Crowd (1990)
A segment of the horror anthology series for HBO, "Tales From the Crypt." A down-on-their luck couple celebrate their tenth anniversary at the tropical paradise island lodge owned by a wealthy friend, but an unfortunate mistake by the husband takes the couple's relationship into a serious spin.
36.
Only Sin Deep (1989)
A pawnbroker offers to give prostitute Sylvia Vane $10,000 to pawn her beauty. Young Sylvia quickly accepts, but soon discovers she must pay a terrible price -- she begins aging at an abnormal rate.

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