Michael Daves

Second Unit or Assistant Director | Actor | Production Manager
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KNOWN FOR 
Clue (1985) | The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992) | Mommie Dearest (1981)
AKA 
Mike Lawrence
BORN 
Jun 17, 1939 (age 78)

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Past Film & Video (44 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Blank CheckBlank Check First Assistant Director  Less 1994 $31MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Hand That Rocks the CradleThe Hand That Rocks the Cradle First Assistant Director  Less 1992 $12MM $88MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Two JakesThe Two Jakes First Assistant Director  Less 1990 $19MM $10MM / —
  • Primary photo for Split DecisionsSplit Decisions First Assistant Director  Less 1988 $696K / —
  • Primary photo for RampageRampage First Assistant Director  Less 1987 $7.5MM $796K / —
  • Primary photo for ClueClue First Assistant Director  Less 1985 $15MM $15MM / —
  • Primary photo for Jagged EdgeJagged Edge First Assistant Director  Less 1985 $15MM $40MM / —
  • Primary photo for Lost in AmericaLost in America First Assistant Director  Less 1985 $10MM / —
  • Primary photo for DreamscapeDreamscape First Assistant Director  Less 1984 $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for Blue Skies AgainBlue Skies Again First Assistant Director  Less 1983 $85K / —
  • Primary photo for Six WeeksSix Weeks First Assistant Director  Less 1982 $6.7MM / —
  • Primary photo for Mommie DearestMommie Dearest First Assistant Director  Less 1981 $5MM $19MM / $25MM
  • Primary photo for Coast to CoastCoast to Coast First Assistant Director  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for My BodyguardMy Bodyguard Assistant Director  Less 1980 $22MM / —
  • Primary photo for Little DarlingsLittle Darlings Assistant Director  Less 1980 $34MM / —
  • Primary photo for Time After TimeTime After Time Assistant Director  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Goin' SouthGoin' South First Assistant Director  Less 1978 $7.4MM / —
  • Primary photo for MirrorsMirrors First Assistant Director  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Bad News Bears in Breaking TrainingThe Bad News Bears in Breaking Training Assistant Director  Less 1977 $19MM / —
  • Primary photo for New York, New YorkNew York, New York First Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less 1977 $14MM $14MM / —
  • Primary photo for Baby Blue MarineBaby Blue Marine Assistant Director  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Hard TimesHard Times Assistant Director  Less 1975 $2.7MM $5MM / —
  • Primary photo for The CandidateThe Candidate Assistant Director  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Prime CutPrime Cut Assistant Director  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Rabbit, RunRabbit, Run Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Traveling ExecutionerThe Traveling Executioner First Assistant Director  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for MaroonedMarooned Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less 1969 $8MM $4.4MM / —
  • Primary photo for MarloweMarlowe Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for RiotRiot Second Assistant Director  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for With Six You Get EggrollWith Six You Get Eggroll Second Assistant Director  Less 1968 $10MM / —
  • Primary photo for BuckskinBuckskin Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Rogue's GalleryRogue's Gallery Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less 1966 $7.5MM $28MM / $40MM
  • Primary photo for Never Too LateNever Too Late Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Third DayThe Third Day Second Assistant Director  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for In Harm's WayIn Harm's Way Second Assistant Director  Less 1965 $4.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for My Blood Runs ColdMy Blood Runs Cold Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Youngblood HawkeYoungblood Hawke Second Assistant Director  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Ensign PulverEnsign Pulver Sergeant on Plane Wing (uncredited), Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Robin and the 7 HoodsRobin and the 7 Hoods Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for JubalJubal One of the Tolliver Boys (uncredited)  Less 1956 $1.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for Drum BeatDrum Beat Young Boddy (as Mike Lawrence)  Less 1954 $1.1MM $3MM / —
  • Primary photo for Dark PassageDark Passage Michael (uncredited)  Less 1947
  • Primary photo for Destination TokyoDestination Tokyo Michael Cassidy (uncredited)  Less 1943
Past Television (30 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Gold CoastGold Coast (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Encino WomanEncino Woman (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Nowhere ManNowhere Man (TV Series) First Assistant Director ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
    • Absolute Zero (Aug 28, 1995) First Assistant Director  Less
  • Primary photo for One ChristmasOne Christmas (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Father and ScoutFather and Scout (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for DoorwaysDoorways (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for A Triumph of the Heart: The Ricky Bell StoryA Triumph of the Heart: The Ricky Bell Story (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Lies Before KissesLies Before Kisses (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Casey's Gift: For Love of a ChildCasey's Gift: For Love of a Child (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Love and BetrayalLove and Betrayal (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Outside WomanThe Outside Woman (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for LadykillersLadykillers (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The Secret Life of Kathy McCormickThe Secret Life of Kathy McCormick (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Betrayed by InnocenceBetrayed by Innocence (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Call to GloryCall to Glory (TV Series) First Assistant Director  Less 1984–1985
  • Primary photo for Silence of the HeartSilence of the Heart (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Burning BedThe Burning Bed (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for CowboyCowboy (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Prime SuspectPrime Suspect (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Children Nobody WantedThe Children Nobody Wanted (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Homeward BoundHomeward Bound (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Ike: The War YearsIke: The War Years (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for No Other LoveNo Other Love (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for How the West Was WonHow the West Was Won (TV Series) Assistant Director ( 3 episodes, 1976–1977 )  Less 1976–1977 3
    • Bowie John Christie (Feb 20, 1977) Assistant Director  Less
    • Erika (Feb 13, 1977) Assistant Director  Less
    • Pilot (Jan 19, 1976) Assistant Director  Less
  • Primary photo for High RiskHigh Risk (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Lindbergh Kidnapping CaseThe Lindbergh Kidnapping Case (TV Movie) First Assistant Director, Unit Production Manager  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Punch and JodyPunch and Jody (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Trapped Beneath the SeaTrapped Beneath the Sea (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Pioneer WomanPioneer Woman (TV Movie) Assistant Director  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Fade-InFade-In (TV Movie) Second Assistant Director  Less 1968
Self (2 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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