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Born: June 3, 1929 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Walthamstow, England, GB Profession: Cinematography ...


Cast (feature film)

Happy Feet (2006) as
In the great nation of Emperor Penguins, deep in Antarctica, you're nobody unless you can sing--which is unfortunate for Mumble, who is the worst singer in the world. He is born dancing to his own tune--tap dancing. Though Mumble's mom, Norma Jean, thinks this little habit is cute, his dad, Memphis,
Blue Streak (1999) as Cop In Gem Store Elevator
Miles Logan is a professional jewel thief who is forced to hide $20 million worth of diamonds in a construction site when a heist goes bad. Logan is sent away to jail for three years. When he finally returns to the site, Logan finds that the area has become the new home of a Los Angeles police department precinct and decides that impersonating a detective may be the only way to retrieve his loot.
American Vampire Story, An (1999)
A young man calls a top vampire slayer to rid his home of unwanted houseguests.
DROP Squad (1994) as Huey
A black advertising executive is the target of a "drop" by a mythical group whose goal is to abduct people and counsel them on the errors of their ways. The band's edict is to grab "lost" brothers and sisters who've turned their backs on their heritage. D.R.O.P. is an acronym for Deprogramming and R
Game, The (1990) as Vail Yearwood
Story about a New York City mayoral election in which a black candidate has a possibility of winning.
Suspect (1987) as Dr Alan Alpert
A Washington D.C. public defender works with a lobbyist juror to prove a defendant is innocent.
Spartacus (1960) as Gladiator
The rebellious Thracian Spartacus, born and raised a slave, is sold to Gladiator trainer Batiatus. After weeks of being trained to kill for the arena, Spartacus turns on his owners and leads the other slaves in rebellion. As the rebels move from town to town, their numbers swell as escaped slaves join their ranks. Under the leadership of Spartacus, they make their way to southern Italy, where they will cross the sea and return to their homes. Meanwhile, in Rome, the slave revolt has become a deciding factor in the power struggle between two senators: the republican Gracchus and the militarist Crassus, each of whom sees the fortunes of the rebellion as the key to his own rise to power or humiliating defeat. As the two statesmen attempt to aid, hinder and manipulate the rebels for their own benefit, Spartacus and his followers press on toward freedom.
Indian Uprising (1952) as Sentry
It's 1885 in Arizona and an Army Captain has dispersed his troops to keep the whites off of Government land thereby keeping the peace with the Apaches. But there are those in Tucson that want the miners back looking for gold and they put pressure on officials in Washington. Soon a new commander arrives, the troops are recalled, and the miners go after gold. Whites then kill a miner with an arrow so they can attack the Indians hoping the troops wipe them out when they retaliate.
Lightning Guns (1950) as Lookout
Smoky River Serenade (1947) as Wagon Wheel
Sarge Goes to College (1947) as Janitor

Cinematography (feature film)

Ljuset Haller Mig Sallskap (2000) as Cinematographer
A look at the extraordinary life and work of Swedish director of photography Sven Nykvist, famous for his collaboration with directors Ingmar Bergman and Woody Allen. Diagnosed with an illness that inhibits his speech, the 77-year-old Nykvist was forced to end his 50 year career after finishing Alle
Driftwood (1996) as Director Of Photography
A French sculptress finds an injured man washed ashore on the beach in a remote section of Ireland and entraps him into staying with her--holding him prisoner.
Reunion (1994) as Director Of Photography
A mother is wracked with guilt and despair after her five-year-old son chokes in his sleep and finds comfort from "visits" by the boy's ghost.
Shadow of the Wolf (1993) as Director Of Photography
The son of a powerful shaman flees his tribe and his father's domination after accidentally killing a white trader.
Stella (1990) as Director Of Photography
Drama of a mother''s love and self-sacrifice for her daughter.
Women & Men: Stories of Seduction (1990) as Director Of Photography ("Dusk Before Fireworks")
A trilogy of short story adaptations broadcast as a television movie presentation of "HBO Showcase." "Dusk Before Fireworks" is about the relationship between a woman and a gigolo who is continually interrupted by phone calls from other women. "The Man in the Brooks Brothers Shirt" is about a woman
Rainbow, The (1989) as Director Of Photography
Experiences and frustrations of a young girl on the brink of womanhood.
Diamond's Edge (1988) as Director Of Photography
A would-be private eye and his younger brother are embroiled in an international caper.
Suspect (1987) as Director Of Photography
A Washington D.C. public defender works with a lobbyist juror to prove a defendant is innocent.
Manhattan Project, The (1986) as Director Of Photography
Ordeal By Innocence (1985) as Director Of Photography
Eleni (1985) as Director Of Photography
A journalist back in Greece investigates his mother's death in the civil war of the late 1940s.
Dreamchild (1985) as Director Of Photography
On the 100th anniversary of the birth of Lewis Carroll, the original Alice is invited to a New York party to celebrate the writer's most famous creation, Alice in Wonderland. Alice remembers her relationship to Carroll and the fantastic creatures he imagined for her story.
The Survivors (1983) as Director Of Photography
Two unemployed men become targets of a hit man whose crime they witnessed.
Gandhi (1982) as Director Of Photography
The legendary Indian leader uses peaceful means to free his homeland from British rule.
Monsignor (1982) as Director Of Photography
The vows of an ambitious young American priest are tested during World War II. Not only does Father John Flaherty get involved with the black market to raise money for the Vatican, he also falls in love with a young French nun.
On Golden Pond (1981) as Director Of Photography
During a summer holiday, an elderly couple comes to grips with aging and their troubled relationship with their adult daughter.
Saturn 3 (1980) as Director Of Photography
A story of deep space terror and twisted love in a man-made Garden of Eden.
Boardwalk (1979) as Director Of Photography
David and Becky Rosen have lived in their neighborhood in Coney Island most of their married life. But the area has deteriorated and now a new gang leader named Strut is set on making it his turf. Strut begins demanding protection money from the local merchants, and using violence to enforce coopera
Going in Style (1979) as Director Of Photography
Three elderly men decide to better their lot by robbing a bank.
Eagle's Wing (1978) as Cinematographer
Silent Partner, The (1978) as Director Of Photography
This is an imaginative plot, yet one with which the viewer can readily identify. A bank teller (Elliot Gould) is held up at gun point in his bank. Luckily for him he receives a clue that this is going to occur and diverts most of the cash into his own safety deposit box, leaving only a nominal amount for the crook (Christopher Plummer). The ruse works well, but for the fact that the crook resents the fact that he has been outsmarted. There ensues a terrific battle of wits involving the clever but basically "moral" teller, and the cunning and totally uninhibited bank robber, which involves several other people in ways which cannot be revealed here.
Devil's Advocate, The (1977) as Camera
Voyage Of The Damned (1976) as Director Of Photography
A luxury liner carries Jewish refugees from Hitler''''s Germany in a desperate fight for survival.
Night Watch (1973) as Cinematographer
A woman recovering from mental problems witnesses a murder, but nobody believes her.
Glass Menagerie, The (1973) as Director Of Photography
Katharine Hepburn made her television acting debut in this poetic adaptation of Tennessee Williams' wistful play about the memories and hopes of the Wingfield family during the 1930s. Filmed once before in 1950 with Gertrude Lawrence in the role of Amanda, this version offered Emmy Award-winning per
The Exorcist (1973)
A priest battles to save a young girl possessed by demons.
Kid Blue (1972) as Director Of Photography
A western satire in which the counterculture visits 1902 Dime Box, Texas.
Pope Joan (1972) as Director Of Photography
This movie is based on the medieval legend of Pope Joan, who was made Pope for a brief period around 855 A.D. Although it is questionable that Pope Joan really did exist, this movie presents her existence as fact, and portrays her relationships with other notables of the time.
X Y & Zee (1972) as Director of Photography
A possessive woman fights to end her husband's affair with a younger woman.
Tam Lin (1971) as Director of Photography
Sunday Bloody Sunday (1971) as Director of Photography
A doctor and a female executive try to cope with their love for an aloof bisexual artist.
The Mind of Mr. Soames (1970) as Lighting cam
A man in a coma since birth reawakens with the mind of an infant.
Women in Love (1970) as Director of Photography
In the twenties, two free-thinking sisters try to balance sexual passion with independence.
Two Gentlemen Sharing (1969) as Director of Photography
Racial drama centering on a young white advertising executive sharing a London flat with a black lawyer who eventually find bigotry threatening their friendship.
The Magus (1968) as Director of Photography
An English teacher arrives on a sleepy Greek island to take up a vacant teaching post. The last man to hold the post committed suicide under mysterious circumstances. Slowly but surely, he is drawn into a bizarre game engineered by a reclusive local magician. The deeper into the game he is drawn, the more he senses danger... yet cannot seem to untangle himself from the fascinating and compelling influence that the game is having on his mind.
30 Is a Dangerous Age, Cynthia (1968) as Director of Photography
A pianist has six weeks to achieve his dreams before he turns 30.
Billion Dollar Brain (1967) as Director of Photography
A retired spy gets mixed up with plans to overthrow Communism using a new supercomputer.

Editing (feature film)

Voyage of the Rock Aliens (1985) as Editor ("When The Rain Begins To Fall")

Music (feature film)

Tracks (2013)
Abandoning city life, Robyn Davidson arrives in Alice Springs in 1977 and declares her ambition to cross the desert to the Indian Ocean to the amusement of the locals. However, after months of camping out and working on a camel farm, people begin to take her seriously. A chance meeting with National
Tracks (2013)
Abandoning city life, Robyn Davidson arrives in Alice Springs in 1977 and declares her ambition to cross the desert to the Indian Ocean to the amusement of the locals. However, after months of camping out and working on a camel farm, people begin to take her seriously. A chance meeting with National
Dr. T and the Women (2000) as Music Producer
Dr. Sullivan Travis is a man at the top of his game, a rich and successful Dallas gynecologist whose "religion" is women. In his immediate family and in his office, they surround him. He is loving and giving to each and every one at all times--he is their savior and would have it no other way. And a
Pecker (1998) as Song Performer ("I'M Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter")
Following the life of a goofy, cute 18-year old who works in a Baltimore sandwich shop and takes photos on the side, Pecker is a tale of fame and fortune and the downside of instant celebrity. Pecker's life changes forever when his eclectic photo collection is discovered by a New York art dealer pa
You've Got Mail (1998) as Song Performer ("I'M Gonna Sit Right Down And Write A Letter")
Kathleen Kelly owns a small children''s book store, but is coming under competition from Joe Fox''s giant Fox Books, a megastore with a cafe and discounted books. The two become arch rivals, without realising that the romance they are conducting anonymously on the internet is with each other.
Dear God (1996) as Song Producer ("Straighten Up And Fly Right")
A con artist who can't fathom the idea of an honest day's work, Tom Turner has tried every scam in the book. Then, while trying to pay off a gambling debt, he gets arrested attempting to sell tickets on an airline that hasn't flown since the '80s! Sentenced by a judge to get a job or go to jail, Tom

Visual Effects (feature film)

Tuskegee Airmen (1995)
The time is 1943 and the Germans are winning the Second World War as the U.S. suffers huge losses on the ground and in the air. Four newly recruited pilots are united by a desire to serve their country, at a time when black flyers are not welcomed in the Air Force. From the brutal demands of their t

Sound (feature film)

American Pie Presents: Beta House (2007)
Erik, Ryan, and Cooze start college and pledge the Beta House fraternity, presided over by none other than legendary Dwight Stifler. But chaos ensues when a fraternity of geeks threatens to stop the debauchery and the Betas have to make a stand for their right to party.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

The Buccaneer (1959) as Stunts
French pirate Jean Lafitte tries to redeem his name helping the U.S. in the War of 1812.

Cinematography (special)

Just Like a Woman (1968) as Director of Photography
A solo concert performance by singer Kaye Stevens.

Editing (special)

Kenny & Dolly: A Christmas to Remember (1984) as Contributing Editor
A holiday musical special with Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers.

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