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Known For

The Return of the Living Dead
(1985)
The Ambulance
The Ambulance Special Effects
(1990)
Miracle Mile
Miracle Mile Special Effects
(1988)

Filmography

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 2008 Chinaman's Chance: America's Other Slaves (special effects supervisor)
 2003 Hood Angels (special effects)
  The Chronicle (TV Series) (special effects coordinator - 5 episodes, 2001) (special effects - 1 episode, 2001)
- Take Me Back (2001) ... (special effects coordinator - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
- Bring Me the Head of Tucker Burns (2001) ... (special effects coordinator - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
- Only the Young Die Good (2001) ... (special effects coordinator - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
- He's Dead, She's Dead (2001) ... (special effects coordinator - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
- Baby Got Back (2001) ... (special effects coordinator - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 2001 Double Deception (special effects)
 2001 Tail Sting (special effects)
 2000 2 G's & a Key (Video) (special effects)
 1999 Last Rites (TV Movie) (special effects assistant)
 1999 Women: Stories of Passion (TV Series) (special effects supervisor - 1 episode)
- The Lucky Bar (1999) ... (special effects supervisor)
 1997 The Killers Within (special effects)
 1997 The Bad Pack (special effects)
 1996 Noir (Video Game) (special effects supervisor - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1996 Fugitive Rage (Video) (special effects)
 1996 Fast Money (special effects coordinator - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1996 Night Hunter (special effects)
 1995 Attack of the 60 Foot Centerfold (pyrotechnic effects)
 1995 Indecent Behavior III (special effects - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1995 Dead Cold (Video) (special effects - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1995 Droid Gunner (special effects - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1995 Wounded Heart (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
 1995 Dillinger and Capone (Video) (pyrotechnic effects - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1995 Ice Cream Man (special effects)
 1995 Hard Justice (Video) (special effects coordinator - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1995 One Night Stand (special effects - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1995 3 Ninjas Knuckle Up (special effects coordinator)
 1995 Bloodfist VI: Ground Zero (Video) (special effects - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1995 Murder in the First (special effects coordinator)
 1995 Sorceress (special effects - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1995 Chameleon (special effects coordinator - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1995 Project: Metalbeast (special effects coordinator - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1994 2002: The Rape of Eden (special effects coordinator - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1994 Flashfire (special effects coordinator)
 1994 Molly & Gina (special effects)
 1994 Body Shot (special effects coordinator - as Kevin & Sandra McCarthy)
 1994 Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead (special effects - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1993 Good Girls Don't (special effects: Players Special Effects)
 1993 Psycho Cop Returns (special effects - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1993 Eye of the Stranger (special effects - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1993 Witchboard 2 (special effects coordinator - as Kevin 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1993 Sins of Desire (special effects - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1993 Fear of a Black Hat (special effects)
 1992 Ulterior Motives (special effects)
 1992 Rescue Me (special effects coordinator)
 1992 Sunset Heat (special effects coordinator)
 1992 Frame-Up II: The Cover-Up (special effects)
 1992 Demonic Toys (Video) (special effects pyro coordinator)
 1992 Waxwork II: Lost in Time (special effects coordinator)
 1992 In the Line of Duty: Siege at Marion (TV Movie) (special effects - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1991 Where the Day Takes You (special effects - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1991 Puppet Master III: Toulon's Revenge (Video) (special effects supervisor)
 1991 Lower Level (Video) (special effects)
 1991 Prime Target (special effects supervisor)
 1991 Mom (special effects coordinator: Players Special Effects)
 1991 Beastmaster 2: Through the Portal of Time (mechanical effects)
 1991 Trancers II (special effects supervisor)
 1991 Night of the Warrior (special effects)
 1991 Blood and Concrete (special effects coordinator)
 1990 Genuine Risk (special effects - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1990 Fatal Charm (Video) (special effects)
 1990 Dying Time (Video) (special effects supervisor)
 1990 Night Angel (pyrotechnician - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1990 Down the Drain (special effects coordinator)
 1990 The Ambulance (special effects coordinator: second unit)
 1990 Black Snow (special effects)
 1990 Marked for Murder (Video) (special effects)
 1989 Shooters (special effects supervisor)
 1989 The Cellar (physical effects: Players Special Effects)
 1989 Grave Secrets (special mechanical effects)
 1989 L.A. Bounty (special effects: Players Special Effects)
 1989 The Favorite (special effects)
 1989 The Lords of Magick (shot special effects foreman)
 1989 Scenes from the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills (special effects coordinator)
 1989 Curfew (special effects coordinator)
 1989 Monsters (TV Series) (special mechanical effects - 7 episodes)
- Mannequins of Horror (1989) ... (special mechanical effects)
- All in a Day's Work (1989) ... (special mechanical effects)
- Cocoon (1989) ... (special mechanical effects)
- Rain Dance (1989) ... (special mechanical effects)
- The Match Game (1989) ... (special mechanical effects)
 1989 Peter Gunn (TV Movie) (special effects - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1989 The Freeway Maniac (pyrotechnician)
 1989 Meet the Hollowheads (special effects)
 1988 B.O.R.N. (special effects)
 1988 Miracle Mile (special effects: second unit)
 1988 Death Street USA (pyrotechnician) / (special effects coordinator)
 1988 Hobgoblins (pyrotechnic effects)
 1988 The Phantom Empire (Video) (pyrotechnician)
 1988 Assault of the Killer Bimbos (special effects - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1988 Slaughterhouse Rock (special effects)
 1987 Terror Night (special effects coordinator)
 1987 Cold Steel (pyrotechnic effects - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy) / (special effects coordinator - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1987 Commando Squad (special effects coordinator - as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
 1987 Cyclone (special effects coordinator)
 1987 Catch the Heat (special effects: second unit, Los Angeles)
 1985 The Return of the Living Dead (special effects foreman - as Kevin F. McCarthy)
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Alternate Names:

Kevin & Sandra McCarthy | Kevin 'Boomer' McCarthy | Kevin F. McCarthy | Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy

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