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Jack Woolf

Jack Woolf


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Cinematography (feature film)

Five Of Me, The (1981)
In the tradition of TV's earlier "Sybil" with Sally Field and Joanne Woodward and the even earlier theatrical movie "The Three Faces of Eve" with Woodward, this film is the portrait of a man who must battle four alter egos living within his body. Reportedly, this affliction--multiple personalities--
Billion Dollar Threat, The (1979)
A James Bondish superspy is assigned to thwart the devious plans of a master agent who is threatening to destroy the planet unless he is paid one billion dollars within forty-eight hours. This lighthearted thriller was the pilot for a proposed series.
Matilda (1978)
Good Against Evil (1977) as Director Of Photography
An exorcism movie in which a young couple is beset by evil forces -- she's been spoken for by the devil. In syndication, the film now runs two hours.
Oregon Trail (1976) as Director Of Photography
A pioneer family pulls up stakes, packs its belongings and heads west for the rewards of free land and a freer life. The series that followed this pilot film ran briefly from September to December 1977.
Family Nobody Wanted, The (1975) as Director Of Photography
A drama recounting the true story of a minister and his wife who put together a family of twelve racially mixed children.
Desperate Miles, The (1975)
A disabled Vietnam veteran, out to prove that a person does not have to be helpless, embarks on a grueling 130-mile trip in a wheelchair, an odyssey in which his life is endangered by a paranoid truck driver.
Adventures of the Queen (1975) as Director Of Photography
A luxury cruise ship is threatened with destruction -- with all aboard -- as part of a deadly vendetta against a multi-millionaire passenger in true Irwin Allen seagoing disaster style. The liner Queen Mary provided the backdrop for this suspense movie.
Mark of Zorro, The (1974)
"TV's first movie swashbuckler," as this remake of the old Tyrone Power classic was billed, had Frank Langella portraying the dashing avenger of the oppressed people of early California, a dandified weakling by day, a masked-and-caped crusader by night.
Strange and Deadly Occurrence, The (1974) as Director Of Photography
A family's move to a new home in a remote area coincides with a series of mysterious accidents, and they soon realize that someone is deadly serious about getting them out of the house.
Locusts (1974) as Director Of Photography
Strikingly similar to the short story chiller "Laningen and the Ants" (filmed by Paramount in 1953 as "The Naked Jungle"), this tale has a menacing swarm of locusts advancing on the midwest, forcing a young World War II pilot, discharged as unfit to fly, to attempt to conquer his personal terror and
Killer Bees (1974) as Director Of Photography
Gloria Swanson made her TV-film debut as an iron-willed matriarch (with a German accent) who not only dominates a family of California winegrowers but also maintains a strange power over a colony of bees thriving in her vineyard.
Healers, The (1974) as Director Of Photography
In this pilot for an unrealized series called "Crisis!" the director of a big-city medical center faces the predictable multitude of doctor show problems, from a threatened rebellion among the research staff to a surgeon's unauthorized use of drugs to the obligatory lack of funds to run the hospital
Smile Jenny, You're Dead (1974) as Director Of Photography
This pilot for Janssen's "Harry-O" series (1974-76) had the ex-cop moonlighting as a private investigator looking into the murder of a cop friend's son-in-law and becoming emotionally involved with his daughter, who happens to be the chief suspect in the killing.
Virginia Hill Story, The (1974)
The fact-based story of Virginia Hill, girlfriend of notorious Las Vegas gangster Bugsy Siegel, who was slain gangland style in 1947.
Senior Year (1974)
High school in the 1950s as seen through the eyes of five carefree seniors is depicted in this pilot to the short-lived series "Sons and Daughters" (1974) with much of the same cast.
Harry O (1973)
Harry Orwell is a LA cop who is retired due to a bullet in his back. Now a Private Detective, Harry O. is hired by the man who shot him (Martin Sheen) to find the other man (Sal Mineo) who was involved in the shooting. Mineo is trying to kill Sheen and also keep his heroin business alive. Harry O. wants to bring both to justice.
Antonio and the Mayor (1973)
A story, set during the era of Mexico's educational reform when teachers were first being sent into remote areas, about a brilliant young boy who comes into conflict with the proud mayor of his tiny village over a bicycle that providence has placed in the mayor's possession and which he is unable to
Cry Rape! (1973) as Director Of Photography
A candid drama that examines the effects of rape on both the victim and the accused as well as their families and acquaintances.
Isn't It Shocking? (1973)
An inexperienced small-town sheriff is confronted with the mysterious deaths of the local senior citizens, an ingenious killer, and some very odd goings-on.
Paper Man (1971)
A suspense drama that begins with a group of college students who create an identity for a fictitious credit card holder after feeding data into a computer and snowballs into a scheme that leaves three of them dead.
Dead Men Tell No Tales (1971) as Director Of Photography
A chase thriller that has a travel photographer finding himself the quarry of paid assassins who have mistaken him for somebody else.
They Call It Murder (1971)
Gardner's small-town district attorney, Doug Selby, came to TV in this pilot that has him investigating a swimming pool murder of a gambler, a questionable car crash and a huge insurance claim. Hutton was more successful subsequently in bringing another fictional detective, Ellery Queen, to televisi
If He Hollers, Let Him Go! (1968) as Camera Operator
Air Patrol (1962) as Aerial photog

Misc. Crew (feature film)

They Call It Murder (1971)
Gardner's small-town district attorney, Doug Selby, came to TV in this pilot that has him investigating a swimming pool murder of a gambler, a questionable car crash and a huge insurance claim. Hutton was more successful subsequently in bringing another fictional detective, Ellery Queen, to televisi

Cinematography (special)

Jeremiah of Jacob's Neck (1976) as Director Of Photography
The story, set in the town of Jacob's Neck, New England, follows the comic adventures of Police Chief Tom Rankin and his family when they move into a decrepit beach house haunted by the spirit of Jeremiah Starbuck, an eighteenth-century ghost who refuses to depart form his once earthly dwelling.

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