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Denys Coop

Denys Coop



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Also Known As: Died: August 16, 1981
Born: July 20, 1920 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Berkshire, England, GB Profession: Cinematography ...


Cinematography (feature film)

Venom (1981) as Cinematographer
Inserts (1976) as Director Of Photography
"Boy Wonder" is a has-been 1930s Hollywood director who lives in his pajamas, half-drunk in his crumbling mansion which is soon to be torn down and replaced with a highway. His film career now consists of shooting porn films starring a cocaine-addicted actress named Harlene and her dim-witted leading man, Rex. When Rex''s boss, a financier named Big Mac arrives with his starlet fiancee Cathy Cake, Harlene overdoses. Left alone with Boy Wonder, Cathy asks him if she can pose for insert shots for his next porn film. Big Mac walks in as they are doing this and is not sure what is going on, so he jealously leaves with Cathy and all the film equipment. Soon after, aspiring actor Clark Gable appears, asking Boy Wonder to make him a star.
Rosebud (1975) as Director Of Photography
A terrorist group hijacks a yacht and holds five millionaires'''' daughters hostage.
Vault of Horror, The (1973) as Director Of Photography
Five men trapped in the basement vault of an office building share visions with each other of thier demise. Stories revolve around vampires, bodily dismemberment, east indian mysticism, an insurance scam, and an artist who kills by painting his victims' deaths.
And Now The Screaming Starts (1973) as Director Of Photography
England 1795: the young Catherine just married Charles Fengriffen and moves into his castle. She becomes victim of an old curse that lays on the family. In her wedding night she's raped by a ghost and gets pregnant.
Asylum (1972) as Director Of Photography
A young psychiatrist interviews four inmates in a mental asylum to satisfy a requirement for employment. He hears stories about 1) the revenge of a murdered wife, 2) a tailor who makes a suit with some highly unusual qualities, 3) a woman who questions her sanity when it appears that her brother is conspiring against her, and 4) a man who builds tiny toy robots with lifelike human heads.
The Little Ark (1972) as Director of Photography
During a flood, two children and their pets take refuge in an abandoned houseboat which comes loose and drifts out to sea. They are found and befriended by a fishing captain who is searching for survivors.
The Darwin Adventure (1972) as Director of Photography
10 Rillington Place (1971) as Director of Photography
A serial killer frames a mentally challenged man.
Ryan's Daughter (1970) as 2nd unit photog
An Irish lass is branded a traitor when she falls for a British soldier.
The Executioner (1970) as Director of Photography
A British spy tracks down a beautiful double agent.
My Side of the Mountain (1969) as Director of Photography
After his family's summer trip has been cancelled, a young boy runs away to learn about his natural surroundings.
The Birthday Party (1968) as Director of Photography
A mysterious boarder arrives at a British seaside boarding house and suspicions over his identity abound.
The Double Man (1968) as Director of Photography
Russian secret service officials attempts to kidnap a CIA officer and replace him with a double of its own.
Arrivederci, Baby! (1966) as Director of Photography
Nick has married several times, but all his rich wives were "accidently" killed after some time. Now he's married a young Italian widow, but it is not so easy to get rid of her, especially when she learns of his plans and tries to turn the tables.
Traitor's Gate (1966) as Director of Photography
Bunny Lake Is Missing (1965) as Director of Photography
A distraught mother searches for her seemingly non-existent daughter, bringing her sanity into question.
One Way Pendulum (1965) as Director of Photography
An eccentric family gets mixed up in an imaginary murder trial.
King and Country (1964) as Director of Photography
During World War I a British soldier, charged with desertion, is defended by an officer who at first despises his actions and then grows to feel sympathy for him.
Of Human Bondage (1964) as Addl photog
A medical student risks his future when he falls for a low-class waitress.
The Mind Benders (1963) as Director of Photography
A scientist makes himself the guinea pig in his experiments with brainwashing.
Billy Liar (1963) as Director of Photography
An emotionally stunted clerk retreats into his fantasies.
This Sporting Life (1963) as Director of Photography
A rugby player finds the violence in his professional life tainting his personal relationships.
Lolita (1962) as Camera Operator
Vladimir Nabokov's racy classic focuses on an aging intellectual in love with a teenager.
Immoral Charge (1962) as Studio cam op
Two and Two Make Six (1962) as 2nd unit photog
A Kind of Loving (1962) as Director of Photography
His girlfriend''''s pregnancy forces an upwardly mobile young man into marriage.
Girl on the Boat, The (1961) as Director Of Photography
The Guns of Navarone (1961) as Camera Operator
A team of Allied saboteurs fight their way behind enemy lines to destroy a pair of Nazi guns.
The Entertainer (1960) as Camera Operator
A third-rate vaudevillian uses liquor and young women to escape the pressures of changing times.
Sons and Lovers (1960) as Camera Operator
The son of a working-class British mining family has dreams of pursuing an art career, but when he strikes up an affair with an older woman from the town it enrages his jealous mother.
Libel (1959) as Camera Operator
A former POW is accused of being an impostor.
tom thumb (1958) as Camera Operator
A six-inch-tall boy takes on a pair of comical crooks.
Bonjour Tristesse (1958) as Camera Operator
A jealous teenage girl plots to end her father's engagement.
The Prince and the Showgirl (1957) as Camera Operator
An American showgirl in London creates an international incident when she falls for a European prince.
Saint Joan (1957) as Camera Operator
A French peasant girl follows the advice of angels to lead her country against British invaders.
The Rising of the Moon (1957) as Camera Operator
Three stories examine the lives of the Irish living under British oppression.
Zarak (1956) as Camera Operator
A notorious bandit develops a grudging respect for the English military man assigned to capture him.
Safari (1956) as Camera Operator
While leading a wealthy couple on safari, a hunter tries to avenge his son''''s murder.
Richard III (1955) as Camera Operator
A hunchbacked madman plots to make himself king of England.
Three Cases of Murder (1955) as Camera Operator
Three stories of murder and the supernatural. In the first, a museum worker is introduced to a world behind the pictures he sees every day. Second, when two lifelong friends fall in love with the same woman and she is killed, they are obvious suspects. Is their friendship strong enough for them to alibi each other? Third, when a young politician is terribly hurt by the arrogant Secretary for Foreign Affairs Lord Mountdrago, he uses Mountdrago's dreams to get revenge.
The Mudlark (1950) as Camera Operator
A young scavenger finds a cameo of Queen Victoria and risks his life to save it.
The Forbidden Street (1949) as Camera Operator
A wealthy British woman in Victorian London marries an impoverished artist from the slums and becomes victimized by a blackmail plot.
The Third Man (1949) as Camera Operator
A man's investigation of a friend's death uncovers corruption in post-World War II Vienna.
The Fallen Idol (1948) as Camera Operator
A neglected child thinks the servant he idolizes has committed murder.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Superman II (1981) as Aerial Photography
On the verge of giving up his powers for love, the man of steel is confronted with three super-criminals.
Superman:The Movie (1978) as Process Photography Creative Director
The legendary man of steel fights to save the world and his true love from Lex Luthor''''s criminal plots.

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