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Robert Luthardt

Robert Luthardt



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Art Director (feature film)

9/30/55 (1977) as Art Direction
When Jimmy's idol, James Dean, dies on September 30, 1955, the small-town Arkansas college undergraduate goes berserk. He and his friends hold a vigil which turns into a drunk and, finally, a tragedy.
Hearts of the West (1975) as Art Direction
An aspiring western novelist in thirties Hollywood becomes a low-budget cowboy star.
Rockford Files, The (1974)
The pilot to Garner's hit TV series that debuted in the fall of 1974 has the ex-con turned private eye investigating the death of a skid row bum after being convinced by the man's daughter that he was murdered. Santos and Margolin continued in the series in recurring roles, and Noah Beery was brough
Drive Hard, Drive Fast (1973)
A murder drama, filmed in 1969, about a race car driver who finds himself part of a deadly romantic triangle and his life threatened by a machete-wielding mystery man.
Set This Town on Fire (1973)
After serving seven years for manslaughter, a man returns home to run for mayor following the disclosure that the local newspaper editor, whose eyewitness testimony had put him behind bars, now has second thoughts and the town drunk now has confessed to the crime. Filmed in 1969 as "The Profane Come
Hec Ramsey (1972)
An aging lawman in a small town in Oklahoma at the turn of the century finds himself out of step with the times and reluctantly accepts a job as a deputy to an inexperienced, college-educated cop in this light-hearted pilot for the series (1972-74) that was one of the rotating elements of the "NBC S
Carnal Knowledge (1971) as Art Director
Onetime college friends cope with the sexual revolution of the '60s.
My Sweet Charlie (1970) as Art Director
A pregnant white southern girl and a black New York lawyer, both on the run, meet in a boarded-up house in rural Texas and develop a close friendship for their mutual survival. Patty Duke won an Emmy for her acting -- the first given to a TV-movie performance -- and Levinson and Link were given Emmy
The April Fools (1969) as Art Director
Newly-promoted if none too happily married Howard Brubaker leaves a rowdy Company party early with the stunning Catherine, whom it turns out is herself unhappily married - to the boss. They spend an innocent night in New York becoming more and more attracted to each other, so that when Catherine announces she intends to leave her husband and return to Paris Howard asks to go along too. In the cold light of morning problems and pressures from spouses crowd in.
Funny Girl (1968) as Art Director
Comedienne Fanny Brice fights to prove that she can be the greatest star and find romance even though she isn't pretty.
The Fortune Cookie (1966) as Art Director
A crooked lawyer trumps up an insurance case for a cameraman injured at a pro football game.
The Chase (1966) as Art Director
A convict's escape ignites passions in his hometown.
Kiss Me, Stupid (1964) as Art Director
A small-town songwriter tries to sell his work to a stranded singing star.
Six Black Horses (1962) as Art Director
Audie and Dan Duryea are hired by a mysterious woman to take her across Indian country to her husband. On route, she tries to seduce Audie by offering to give him Duryea's share of the money if he will help her achieve her real goal: kill Duryea for having killed her husband. Audie dreams of a getting enough money to buy a ranch of his own, but his loyalty to his friend prevails. In the end, Duryea is killed anyway by the Indians and gets his wish: a funeral carriage pulled by - you guessed it - six black horses.
The Great Impostor (1961) as 2d art dir
Based on a true story, a bright young man who hasn't the patience for the normal way of advancement finds that people rarely question you if your papers are in order. He becomes a marine, a monk, a surgeon onboard a Canadian Warship, and a prison warden.

Production Designer (feature film)

Casey's Shadow (1978) as Production Designer
A young boy from a racing family tries to turn his pet horse into a champion.
The Cheap Detective (1978) as Production Designer
A private dick tackles two tough cases while trying to clear himself of a murder charge.
First Love (1977) as Production Designer
A young man falls for an older, more experienced woman.
Lipstick (1976) as Production Designer
Composer Chris Saradon brutaly rapes fashion model, goes to trial, gets freed, comes back and rapes her little sister. She takes revenge.

Art Director (special)

Rex Harrison Presents Short Stories of Love (1974) as Art Direction
A proposed, but unsold, series of romantic short stories by famous authors. The pilot episode presents three stories: In Story 1, Kurt Vonnegut Jr.'s "Epicac," a computer engineer attempts to win the affections of a co-worker by sending her love poems composed by the giant computer he programs in th

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