Star Wars (1977) (production illustrator)
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) (Mother Ship designer)
Battlestar Galactica (1978) (production and concept illustrator)
Star Wars Holiday Special (1978) (illustrator)
The Empire Strikes Back (1980) (design consultant and conceptual artist)
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) (ILM illustrator)
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982) (scenic artist/spaceship design)
Return of the Jedi (1983) (conceptual artist)
Cocoon (1985) (conceptual artist)
Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986) (visual consultant)
*batteries not included (1987) (conceptual artist)
Nightbreed (1990) (conceptual artist)
Back to the Future: The Ride (1991) (conceptual artist) (uncredited)
- 8 Million Ways to Die (1986) Jeff Bridges is a burnt out ex-narcotics cop. With Rosanna Arquette directed by Hal Ashby.
- All About Eve (1950) Oscar winning picture with Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders, Thelma Ritter and young Marilyn Monroe. Some witty dialog in this story of a Broadway queen getting old with a young manipulator ready to knock her off her throne.
- Apocalypse Now (1979) and Apocalypse Now Redux (2001). I’ve not seen the Redux. Is it trippyer than the old one?
- Beach Blanket Bingo (1965) The opposite of Apocalypse Now, but my wife loves these movies.
- Black Sunday (1977) John Frankenheimer directs this Superbowl terrorist story involving the Goodyear blimp.
- Cherry 2000 (1987) Melanie Griffith, Ben Johnson, and Harry Carey Jr.? Futuristic android wives?
- Coffy (1973) Blaxploitation at it’s finest.
- Cry-Baby (1990) Director John Waters got an amazing cast here: Johnny Depp, Susan Tyrrell, Polly Bergen, Iggy Pop(!), Ricki Lake, Traci Lords, Troy Donahue, Joey Heatherton, Patricia Hearst(!), and Willem Dafoe.
- Dances with Wolves (1990) I don’t care what you say, I like this movie!
- The Endless Summer (1966) I love this show! My kids do too!
- The Escape Artist (1982) It’s got Terri Garr, that should be enough.
- Friday Foster (1975) Check out this cast! Pam Grier, Yaphet Kotto, Godfrey Cambridge, Eartha Kitt, Jim Backus, Scatman Crothers, and Carl Weathers.
- The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947) My mom loves this movie. Rex Harrison and George Sanders are pretty much always entertaining.
- Gods and Monsters (1998) about James Whale, the director of Frankenstein, The Bride of Frankenstein, and The Invisible Man.
- Hammett (1982) Dashell Hammett wrote The Maltese Falcon and The Thin Man. A made-for-TV movie, but pretty interesting take on what-if-Hammett-was-really-involved-in-a-mystery.
- Hell Up in Harlem (1973) aka Black Caesar part 2.
- Hondo (1953) A solid John Wayne.
- Internal Affairs (1990) Richard Gere is one cold-blooded son of a …
- The Lair of the White Worm (1988) Director Ken Russell, stars… Hugh Grant?
- Zulu (1964) see also Zulu Dawn (1979)
- Modern Problems (1981) Chevy Chase is an air traffic controller. Wasn’t there a movie with John Candy as an air traffic controller? Ah yes, it’s called Summer Rental.
- Once Bitten (1985) Jim Carry and Lauren Hutton.
- One from the Heart (1982) Directed by Coppola, stars Frederic Forrest, Teri Garr, Raul Julia, Nastassja Kinski, Harry Dean Stanton, and Rebecca De Mornay.
- Prison Girls (1972) The title and date should tell you if this is for you.
- Sheba, Baby (1975) Pam Grier.
- A Shot in the Dark (1964) A Pink Panther movie that wasn’t one originally. It’s pretty funny, but a bit long in a few places. “You’ve broken my pointer thingy!” And George Sanders!
- Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986) This is the only Star Trek movie I like. There, I said it.
- Targets (1968) I’ve heard a lot of good things about Peter Bogdanovich’s debut starring Boris Karloff.
- The Two Jakes (1990) A sequel to Chinatown, but the only good is Harvey Keitel.
- Where the Buffalo Roam (1980) Based on Hunter S. Thomson. With Bill Murray.
- For the Love of Movies: The Story of American Film Criticism (2009) I love reading film criticism, so I can’t wait to watch this.
- Robin Hood (1973) The Disney version with Robin as a fox. Probably my favorite Disney movie.
- The Sword in the Stone (1963) Disney version of King Arthur.
- My Week with Marilyn (2011) One week with Marilyn Monroe.