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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Pretty Woman (Theatrical) (1990)
A Tang-dynasty Buddhist monk brings three disciples on a journey to the West. On the outside, everything seems harmonious. However, tension is present beneath the surface, and their hearts and minds are not in agreement. After a series of demon-capturing events, the monk and his disciples gain mutua
2.
Pretty Woman (1990)
A millionaire turns a streetwalker into a lady for one weekend.
3.
Rookie, The (1990)
A rookie policeman from a wealthy family teams up with a tough veteran officer to stop a dangerous car-theft ring.
4.
Dead Pool, The (1988)
San Francisco''s "Dirty Harry'''' Callahan protects a newswoman and others on a celebrity hit list.
6.
Heartbreak Ridge (1986) as Deputy
Sergeant Thomas Highway is an old-fashioned Marine Corps sergeant who is out of step with the new-fashioned military and returns to his old outfit as a gunnery sergeant, where he runs afoul of 1980s-style superior officers to whom the words "Gung Ho" are foolish anachronisms. But through his tough tutelage, Highway''s lackadaisical platoon is whipped into a first-rate fighting machine, favoring teamwork over such New Age concepts as "self-fulfillment." Finally, the men prove their mettle during the invasion of Grenada.
7.
Ratboy (1986)
A department store window dresser is out of work when she meets a young man who has the face of a rat. She decides that if she can turn this Ratboy into a celebrity they will get rich, but they encounter a series of misadventures.
8.
Pale Rider (1985) as Bank Teller
A mysterious avenger helps the innocent citizens of a corrupt gold-mining town.
9.
Tightrope (1984) as Patrolman Restic
A detective is on the trail of a serial killer who preys upon prostitutes in New Orleans'' red light district, an area which the detective himself, divorced and lonely, is inexorably drawn to.
10.
Sudden Impact (1983) as Desk Sergeant
A vicious serial-killer is on the loose in San Francisco and the police trace a link to a small town further down the coast. When Harry Callahan upsets the press and the mayor in his usual style, he''s shipped out of town to investigate while the heat is on. With the help of his new Magnum handgun Harry goes on the trail leaving behind the usual trail of dead criminals along the way.
11.
Honkytonk Man (1982) as Radio Announcer
The Wagoneer family are surviving the Depression by picking cotton on their family farm in Oklahoma. During a terrible dust storm, Mrs. Wagoneer''s rogue brother Red arrives in a convertible. Red is a country-western musician who has just been given the chance of a lifetime, an audition for the Grand Ole Opry. But there are some obstacles to his getting all the way to Nashville: He has no money, is a terrible driver, and has tuberculosis. The family''s fourteen-year-old son Whit sees an opportunity of his own and offers to go with Uncle Red as his driver. His mother consents and uncle and nephew hit the road.
12.
Bronco Billy (1980)
Billy McCoy presents "Bronco Billy's Wild West Show" a traveling show that has seen better days. When he meets Anoinette, a woman from a rich family who has been left without a dime, she becomes the new assistant in his act. Things don't get much better for the traveling show, but Antoinette warms u
13.
Mark, I Love You (1980)
Kevin Dobson is Hal Painter, a distraught widower, caught in a bitter custody battle with his late wife's parents over his ten-year-old son, following his plan to remarry and move off to California with the boy. The real-life Painter's book about his experiences was the source for Sue Grafton's scri
14.
Tilt (1979)
Tilt is the story of a young girl (Tilt (Brenda Louise Davenport)), who is a pinball machine wizard. Because she does not get on with her parents, Tilt is contemplating running away from home, and skipping school one day she decides to go to Mickey's Bar. Mickey, who is Tilt's good friend, helps her set up a gambler for a pinball game. Because the gambler is unaware of Tilt's pinball wizardry, he is easily hustled out of his money. While watching the confrontation, a young man (Neil Gallagher), who is a potential country and western singer and who has tried to hustle and cheat the pinball champion (Harold "The Whale" Remmens), is impressed with Tilt's ability, congratulating her after the win. Because Neil Gallagher has to raise money to make a demo tape of his songs, he has an idea of taking Tilt with him and having her hustle would-be gamblers. Neil invites Tilt to watch him sing at a rock concert, and after seeing him sing, she believes that he can become a great singer. Henry Bertolino, Neil's manager, thinks his plan is a bad idea and they have a dispute resulting in Henry abandoning Neil. Neil Gallagher then explains his story to Tilt, telling her that they will have a contract between them, and because she was already considering leaving home, she decides to go with Neil. But Tilt is unaware that she will eventually be playing Harold "The Whale" Remmens.
15.
Escape From Alcatraz (1979)
A prison lifer attempts to tunnel his way out of the inescapable island fortress.
16.
Every Which Way but Loose (1978) as Bartender
A trucker and fist-fighter roams the valley with his pet orangutan.
17.
Herbie Goes To Monte Carlo (1977)
Thieves plant stolen diamonds under the hood of a magical Volkswagen.
18.
Macahans, The (1976)
A buckskin-clad mountain scout helps to move his parents, his brother and sister-in-law and their four children westward in 1860 ahead of the impending war.
19.
House on Skull Mountain, The (1974) as Sheriff
A family is gathered at the estate of a relative who was a voodoo priestess for the reading of her will. While they are there, the butler of the deceased woman uses voodoo to murder them, one by one.
21.
Bullet for Billy the Kid (1963) as
Four lifelong friends share one very special summer. Introduced as babies who were born to mothers who met in a prenatal aerobics class, the four grew up together and developed an enduring bond despite their distinctly different emerging personalities. Now, after years of sharing every triumph and l
22.
The Incredible Petrified World (1960) as
Four adventurers descend to the depths of the ocean when the cable on their underwater diving bell snaps. The rest of their expedition, believing them to be lost, abandons hope of finding them. Exiting the diving bell, the party finds themselves in a network of underwater caverns. They encounter a shipwreck survivor. He tells them he has been there for 14 years and that there is no way out. The two men in the exploring party believe him only after a hike to a volcanic vent that supplies the caverns with oxygen. On the surface, Prof. Millard Wyman, the elder scientist who designed the original diving bell, decides to try again to explore the depths of the ocean. He finds out that there is another diving bell in existence that is identical to the one that was lost...
23.
Man Beast (1956) as Trevor "Hud" Hudson
Connie Hayward mounts an expedition into the Himalayan Mountains looking for her brother, who has not returned from a previous trek trying to locate the Yeti, or "Abominable Snowman". Arriving at her brother's last-known camp Connie and her companions find only a strange old guide, Varga. They are soon attacked by gigantic Snowmen but are not half as surprised as when Vargas reveals his secret origin and the plans he has for Connie.

Writer (feature film)

24.
Stephen King's Sleepwalkers (1992)
Capable of taking feline form, mother and son are modern-day vampires who crave high-minded women.
25.
Unforgiven (1992)
A retired gunslinger straps on the six-guns one more time to battle a corrupt town boss.
26.
Shout (1991) as Script Supervisor
Musical set in Texas in 1955, focusing on young rebels in a boys home during the birth of rock n'' roll.
27.
Rookie, The (1990)
A rookie policeman from a wealthy family teams up with a tough veteran officer to stop a dangerous car-theft ring.
28.
Gross Anatomy (1989)
An intelligent and charming young man tries to breeze through his first year of medical school.
29.
Pink Cadillac (1989)
A fugitive bounty hunter becomes involved with the wife of the man he is hunting.
30.
Dead Pool, The (1988)
San Francisco''s "Dirty Harry'''' Callahan protects a newswoman and others on a celebrity hit list.
31.
Bird (1988)
Saxophone great Charlie Parker builds a career in jazz while fighting drug addiction.
33.
Women of Valor (1986)
A group of American Army nurses are captured by the Japanese in April 1942, on Bataan and interned for three years in a prisoner-of-war camp. The story is told by Colonel Ann Jessup, a head army nurse, as she testifies years later before a Congressional Subcommittee on women in the draft.
34.
Heartbreak Ridge (1986) as Script Supervisor
Sergeant Thomas Highway is an old-fashioned Marine Corps sergeant who is out of step with the new-fashioned military and returns to his old outfit as a gunnery sergeant, where he runs afoul of 1980s-style superior officers to whom the words "Gung Ho" are foolish anachronisms. But through his tough tutelage, Highway''s lackadaisical platoon is whipped into a first-rate fighting machine, favoring teamwork over such New Age concepts as "self-fulfillment." Finally, the men prove their mettle during the invasion of Grenada.
35.
Man with One Red Shoe, The (1985)
An innocent man becomes the target of some government spy hunters.
36.
Goonies, The (1985)
A band of young boys find a treasure map and embark on a magical adventure.
37.
Tightrope (1984) as Script Supervisor
A detective is on the trail of a serial killer who preys upon prostitutes in New Orleans'' red light district, an area which the detective himself, divorced and lonely, is inexorably drawn to.
38.
Shooting Stars (1983)
Billy Dee Williams and Parker Stevenson star in this prospective series pilot as a pair of TV detectives who are fired from their fictional series by their jealous co-star (Efrem Zimbalist, Jr.) and decide to open up shop as real private eyes to earn money between acting jobs.
39.
The Outsiders (1983)
Lower-class high-schoolers take on a gang from the right side of the tracks.
40.
Sudden Impact (1983) as Script Supervisor
A vicious serial-killer is on the loose in San Francisco and the police trace a link to a small town further down the coast. When Harry Callahan upsets the press and the mayor in his usual style, he''s shipped out of town to investigate while the heat is on. With the help of his new Magnum handgun Harry goes on the trail leaving behind the usual trail of dead criminals along the way.
41.
Firefox (1982)
Mitchell Gant, an American pilot, is smuggled into the Soviet Union to steal a new Russian supersonic fighting plane.
42.
Hammett (1982)
During his days as a detective, writer Dashiell Hammett tries to find a missing Chinese girl in San Francisco.
43.
Honkytonk Man (1982) as Script Supervisor
The Wagoneer family are surviving the Depression by picking cotton on their family farm in Oklahoma. During a terrible dust storm, Mrs. Wagoneer''s rogue brother Red arrives in a convertible. Red is a country-western musician who has just been given the chance of a lifetime, an audition for the Grand Ole Opry. But there are some obstacles to his getting all the way to Nashville: He has no money, is a terrible driver, and has tuberculosis. The family''s fourteen-year-old son Whit sees an opportunity of his own and offers to go with Uncle Red as his driver. His mother consents and uncle and nephew hit the road.
44.
Stripes (1981)
Two perpetual foul-ups join the Army and re-make the military in their own image.
45.
High Ice (1980)
A grizzled veteran forest ranger (David Janssen) finds himself in conflict with a decisive but impatient Army Search and Rescue officer (Tony Musante) who does not want to share command of an operation to rescue several stranded weekend climbers from a mountain ledge.
46.
Any Which Way You Can (1980)
Philo Beddoe lives with his crazy mother and his orangutan Clyde while trying to return to making a living as a bare-knuckle fighter. Philo is offered a contest with Jack Wilson who is the East Coast champion, and is sponsored by the Mafia. After Philo inadvertently saves Jack''s life, the match is in question, so the mob kidnaps Philo''s girlfriend to force him to go on with the fight, and Philo and Jack join forces against them.
47.
Change of Seasons, A (1980)
Karen Evans is married to Adam, an arrogant professor. When Karen learns that Adam is having an affair with one of his students, she gets even with him by having her own affair with a young carpenter who works on the campus. Adam is outraged when he finds out about this, but Kate counters that if he
48.
Bronco Billy (1980)
Billy McCoy presents "Bronco Billy's Wild West Show" a traveling show that has seen better days. When he meets Anoinette, a woman from a rich family who has been left without a dime, she becomes the new assistant in his act. Things don't get much better for the traveling show, but Antoinette warms u
49.
Escape From Alcatraz (1979)
A prison lifer attempts to tunnel his way out of the inescapable island fortress.
50.
Macahans, The (1976)
A buckskin-clad mountain scout helps to move his parents, his brother and sister-in-law and their four children westward in 1860 ahead of the impending war.

Editing (feature film)

51.
Old Gringo (1989) as Assistant Editor
An American schoolteacher is kidnapped by Mexican revolutionaries.
52.
Kidnapped (1987)
53.
Torn Between Two Lovers (1979)
A women's picture dealing with a happily married suburbanite who becomes romantically attached to a handsome architect she meets at O'Hare airport in Chicago. Its distinction comes from Lee Remick's presence and her reteaming with director Delbert Mann with whom she worked a similar magic on "Breaki

Sound (feature film)

54.
Deadly Dreams (1988) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A young man is tormented by a recurring nightmare of a knife-wielding masked man who places the razor-sharp blade at his neck. Just as the intruder is about to slit his throat, the man awakens in a cold sweat. Ten years prior, both his parents lost their lives to a similar slasher. Eventually, the n

Film Production - Main (feature film)

55.
The Million Dollar Duck (1971) as Script Supervisor
To save it from being put to death, Professor Albert Dooley takes home a dumb duck from the research laboratory, which accidentally was exposed to X-rays. At home he discovers that it lays now golden eggs. Since he's broke all the time, his family welcomes this new source of income greatly, and tries to keep it secret. But their greedy neighbors become suspicious.
56.
Lassie's Great Adventure (1963) as Dial supv
57.
The Incredible Petrified World (1960) as Unit Manager
Four adventurers descend to the depths of the ocean when the cable on their underwater diving bell snaps. The rest of their expedition, believing them to be lost, abandons hope of finding them. Exiting the diving bell, the party finds themselves in a network of underwater caverns. They encounter a shipwreck survivor. He tells them he has been there for 14 years and that there is no way out. The two men in the exploring party believe him only after a hike to a volcanic vent that supplies the caverns with oxygen. On the surface, Prof. Millard Wyman, the elder scientist who designed the original diving bell, decides to try again to explore the depths of the ocean. He finds out that there is another diving bell in existence that is identical to the one that was lost...

Misc. Crew (feature film)

58.
Deadly Dreams (1988)
A young man is tormented by a recurring nightmare of a knife-wielding masked man who places the razor-sharp blade at his neck. Just as the intruder is about to slit his throat, the man awakens in a cold sweat. Ten years prior, both his parents lost their lives to a similar slasher. Eventually, the n

Editing (special)

59.
Unclaimed Fortunes II (1990) as Editor
A special that dramatizes the various ways in which people become separated from their property. The program reenacts the stories of people who are unaware that they are the owners of unclaimed money, property and valuables.
60.
Unclaimed Fortunes (1989) as Editor
A special that dramatizes the various ways -- many mysterious or bizarre -- in which people become separated from their money. The program focuses on the stories of people who are unaware that they are the owners of unclaimed money, property and valuables.

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