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Douglas S. Ornstein

Douglas S. Ornstein is an assistant director and production manager, known for Heat (1995), Demolition Man (1993) and Dante's Peak (1997). He has been married to Dori Greenberg since February 14, 2002. They have one child. See full bio »
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Heat Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Demolition Man
Demolition Man Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Dante's Peak
Dante's Peak Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Cast Away
Cast Away Second Unit Director or Assistant Director


Hide Hide Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (32 credits)
 2010 Parenthood (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2010) ... (first assistant director)
 2009 Captain Cook's Extraordinary Atlas (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 2008 Eli Stone (TV Series) (first assistant director - 7 episodes)
- Soul Free (2008) ... (first assistant director)
- Patience (2008) ... (first assistant director)
- I Want Your Sex (2008) ... (first assistant director)
- Heal the Pain (2008) ... (first assistant director)
- One More Try (2008) ... (first assistant director)
 2006-2007 Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (TV Series) (first assistant director - 8 episodes)
- 4 A.M. Miracle (2007) ... (first assistant director)
- The Harriet Dinner: Part II (2007) ... (first assistant director)
- Monday (2007) ... (first assistant director)
- B-12 (2006) ... (first assistant director)
- Nevada Day: Part 2 (2006) ... (first assistant director)
 2000-2006 The West Wing (TV Series) (first assistant director - 61 episodes)
- Tomorrow (2006) ... (first assistant director)
- The Last Hurrah (2006) ... (first assistant director)
- Requiem (2006) ... (first assistant director)
- Election Day: Part 1 (2006) ... (first assistant director)
- Two Weeks Out (2006) ... (first assistant director)
 2000 Cast Away (first assistant director: second unit - as Doug Ornstein)
 2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas (first assistant director: second unit)
 1999 Edtv (first assistant director: second unit - as Doug Orenstein)
 1999 Virus (first assistant director: second unit, Virginia)
 1998 BASEketball (first assistant director: second unit)
 1998 The New Swiss Family Robinson (first assistant director)
 1998 Slappy and the Stinkers (first assistant director: second unit)
 1997 Trojan War (second assistant director - as Doug Ornstein)
 1997 Liar Liar (second assistant director: second unit)
 1997 When Animals Attack 3 (TV Movie documentary) (first assistant director)
 1997 Dante's Peak (first assistant director: aerial unit - as Douglas Ornstein)
 1997 When Animals Attack 4 (TV Movie documentary) (first assistant director)
 1996 Eraser (second assistant director)
 1995 Heat (second assistant director)
 1995 Kingfish: A Story of Huey P. Long (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 1994 Ri¢hie Ri¢h (additional second assistant director - as Douglas Ornstein)
 1994 The Shadow (second assistant director)
 1993 Demolition Man (second assistant director)
 1993 So I Married an Axe Murderer (second assistant director)
 1993 Mad Dog and Glory (second assistant director)
 1992 Scent of a Woman (second assistant director)
 1991 My Girl (second second assistant director)
 1991 Off and Running (second assistant director)
 1990 The Bonfire of the Vanities (second second assistant director - as Douglas Ornstein)
 1989 Glory (second assistant director: second unit - as Doug Ornstein)
 1989 Ghostbusters II (additional second assistant director: New York - as Doug Ornstein)
 1989 Weekend at Bernie's (second second assistant director: New York)
Show Show Production manager (8 credits)
Show Show Producer (6 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (8 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
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