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Charles P. Boyle

Charles P. Boyle



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Cinematography (feature film)

Old Yeller (1958) as Photography
A frontier boy develops close ties with a yellow dog.
Johnny Tremain (1957) as Photography
After injuring his hand, a silversmith''s apprentice joins the fight for American independence.
Disneyland, U.S.A. (1956) as Photography
Westward Ho the Wagons! (1956) as Photography
The Great Locomotive Chase (1956) as Photography
A Union spy tries to destroy the Confederacy''s rail system.
Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier (1955) as Director Of Photography
Legends and myths from the life of famed American frontiersman Davey Crockett.
The Stand at Apache River (1953) as Director of Photography
Sheriff Lane Dakota captures robbery-murder suspect Greiner just as the latter is wounded in an Apache ambush. At remote outpost Apache River, Lane and his prisoner spend the night with other travelers, including 2 women with a surprising number of fancy dresses. In the morning, who should appear but a band of ostensibly peaceful Apaches strayed from the reservation. And bigoted Colonel Morsby is strongly inclined to shoot first and ask questions afterward...
Column South (1953) as Director of Photography
As Lt. Jed Sayre struggles to prevent pre-Civil War tensions and a racist commanding officer from triggering war between the U.S. Cavalry and Navajo Indians, he finds his efforts are being undermined by the machinations of Confederate sympathizers.
City Beneath the Sea (1953) as Director of Photography
Divers Brad and Tony arrive in Jamaica to attempt salvage of the "Lady Luck," sunk with all hands and a million in gold. They charter a boat, "American Beauty," skippered by attractive Terry McBride, but cannot find the ship. But there's more to the "Lady Luck" than meets the eye, and undersea skullduggery forms a counterpoint to Brad's romance with Terry, and Tony's with cabaret singer Venita.
Gunsmoke (1953) as Director of Photography
Steel Town (1952) as Director of Photography
Steve Kostain (Lund), nephew of the owner, begins working at a steel mill to learn the business from the bottom up. He rooms with a steel working family, the McNamaras, and falls for the daughter, "Red" (Sheridan), who is already involved with another steelworker, Jim (Duff.) Although he is at first has a hard time with his co-workers, he eventually wins them over, and also wins the girl.
Untamed Frontier (1952) as Director of Photography
The Denbow family hope to freeze out homesteaders by denying access across their land; but to evade a murder charge, Glenn Denbow marries the only witness, Jane, who's conveniently in love with him, but favors the settlers. When Glenn goes back to his blackmailing old flame Lottie, a warm regard develops between Jane and cousin Kirk Denbow. Things come to a head when an impending range war coincides with a rustling foray.
Horizons West (1952) as Director of Photography
Brothers Dan and Neil Hammond return to Texas after the Civil War. Ambitious Dan turns to rustling and then shady land deals to build an empire. Being held for a murder, he is rescued from a lynch mob by Neil, who is now the Marshal, but there is eventually a falling out between the brothers, good triumphing over evil.
The Cimarron Kid (1952) as Director of Photography
Audie Murphy comes into his own as a Western star in this story. Wrongly accused by crooked railroad officials of aiding a train heist by his old friends the Daltons, he joins their gang and becomes an active participant in other robberies. Betrayed by a fellow gang member, Murphy becomes a fugitive in the end. Seeking refuge at the ranch of a reformed gang member, he hopes to flee with the man's daughter to South America, but he's captured in the end and led off to jail. The girl promises to wait.
The Battle at Apache Pass (1952) as Director of Photography
Geronimo conspires with a corrupt government agent to frame Cochise for a stagecoach raid.
Apache Drums (1951) as Director of Photography
The Lady from Texas (1951) as Director of Photography
Tomahawk (1951) as Director of Photography
In 1866, a new gold discovery and an inconclusive conference force the U.S. Army to build a road and fort in territory ceded by previous treaty to the the disgust of frontier scout Jim Bridger, whose Cheyenne wife led him to see the conflict from both sides. The powder-keg situation needs only a spark to bring war, and violent bigots like Lieut. Rob Dancy are all too likely to provide this. Meanwhile, Bridger's chance of preventing catastrophe is dimmed by equally wrenching personal conflicts. Unusually accurate historically.
The Mark of the Renegade (1951) as Director of Photography
Saddle Tramp (1950) as Director of Photography
Carefree Chuck Connor is on his way west and stops off to see an old friend and his four lads. When his host is killed in a riding accident Chuck realises he must take care of the family. They hit the road and he takes a job on a ranch, but he has to keep the children hidden as his boss hates kids. There's also tension with the neighbouring ranch, and when a girl on the run from her nasty uncle joins the family unannounced Chuck wonders what he has done to deserve all this.
3 Godfathers (1949) as 2nd Unit Photography
Three outlaws on the run risk their freedom and their lives to return a newborn to civilization.
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949) as 2nd Unit Photography
An aging Cavalry officer tries to prevent an Indian war in the last days before his retirement.
The Paradine Case (1948) as Fill-in photog
A married lawyer falls for the woman he's defending on murder charges.
Duel in the Sun (1947) as Addl photog
A fiery half-Native American girl comes between a rancher's good and evil sons.
Fun and Fancy Free (1947) as Photography
Disney version of fairy tale "Jack and the Beanstalk", featuring Mickey, Donald and Goofy in the main roles. Also contains another short film, re-released as "Bongo"
The Road to Hollywood (1947) as Photography
Anchors Aweigh (1945) as Director of Photography
A pair of sailors on leave try to help a movie extra become a singing star.
Frontier Gal (1945) as Director of Photography
An American Romance (1944) as 2d unit dir of photog
A European immigrant becomes a master of industry but almost loses his family.
Lassie Come Home (1943) as Director of Photography
A faithful collie undertakes an arduous journey to return to her lost family.
Beyond the Blue Horizon (1942) as Director of Photography
The Great Commandment (1941) as Photography
Kentucky (1938) as 2d unit cam crew
A Romeo and Juliet love story set amidst horseracing.
Mamba (1930) as Director of Photography
August Bolte, the richest man in a settlement in German East Africa in the period before World War I, is called "Mamba" by the locals, which is the name of a deadly snake. Despised by the locals and the European settlers alike for his greed and arrogance, Bolte forces the beautiful daughter of a destitute nobleman to marry him in exchange for saving her father from ruin. Upon her arrival in Africa, she falls in love with an officer in the local German garrison. When World War I breaks out, Bolte, unable to avoid being conscripted, foments a rebellion among the local natives.
Hell's Angels (1930) as Asst photog
Two buddies take on World War I flying aces and a seductive blonde.
Follow Thru (1930) as Director of Photography
Lora Moore, the club champion, loses a golf match to a woman from another golf club. Then Jerry Downs, a handsome golf pro, and his goofy friend, Jack Martin, show up. Lora takes him on as her golf teacher to work on her putt. She falls for him, but so do several other women. Meanwhile Angie Howard, Lora's friend, chases after Jack. A lot of silliness ensues.
In Old California (1929) as Director of Photography
After the Fog (1929) as Director of Photography
The Riding Renegade (1928) as Director of Photography
Tillie's Punctured Romance (1928) as Director of Photography
The ring master is plotting to get the circus owner done away with in a lion cage so he can take over. World War I intervenes and eventually aids the Allied cause by joining the German army.
Ranger of the North (1927) as Ch Camera Cam
Uneasy Payments (1927) as Director of Photography
The Little Adventuress (1927) as Director of Photography
Clancy's Kosher Wedding (1927) as Camera
Old Ironsides (1926) as Addl photog
The Runaway (1926) as Director of Photography
Behind the Front (1926) as Director of Photography
We're in the Navy Now (1926) as Director of Photography
A Regular Fellow (1925) as Director of Photography

Location Manager (feature film)

Hard Drive (2014)
Code 11-14 (2003)
Kurt Novack is an FBI agent whose work takes him away from his wife, Michelle, and their young son, Johnny. Kurt's latest case involves a serial killer who photographs his victims before killing them, then leaves their pictures beside their dead bodies. Thinking they have found a suspect in Australi
Chameleon III: Dark Angel (2000)
Kam -- a chameleon-like agent for the futuristic International Bureau of Investigation (IBI) -- is sent to protect a 15-year-old science prodigy from Kane, Kam's genetically enhanced evil twin brother.
Death By Magic (2000)
Since the beginning of time, a war has raged between good and evil for the fate of the earth. Fighting the battle for good is the "Grand Magus." At the turn of each new millennium, when the forces of evil are at their most powerful, a new magician is chosen to lead the confrontation against "The Oth
Monster! (1999)
Travis Reeves, a 21-year-old college student, heads for the remote town of New Purgatory where his infamous grandfather, Lloyd Reeves, a former monster movie star, is held in a psychiatric clinic after raving about a behemoth who appeared in one of his old films. Released into Travis' custody, Lloyd
Alien Cargo (1999)
Theta and Carlos are crew members of a cargo spaceship on a 10-month-long mission. They awaken to take their turn on duty when they discover they are off course and two crewmen have been murdered. They make a desperate attempt to solve the murders while saving the ship before their air and fuel expi
Meteorites! (1998)
The collision between a comet and space debris sends meteorites crashing down to Earth, and over a small town where an annual "UFO Festival" is being celebrated. Chaos erupts as panicked townspeople run for cover, seeking shelter from the falling chunks. Tom Johnson is a local resident and former mu
Fury Within, The (1998)
While a separated couple is going through a painful divorce, demons begin to terrorize the family and home through a series of paranormal occurrences. When the evil spirits go after their son Jimmy, the estranged couple must join forces to confront the demons and discover the frightening source of t
Chameleon (1998)
Set in the year 2028, Kam, a genetically-engineered specimen of a female predator kills Ghen's parents. Afterwards, she has a change of heart and hits the highway with the young boy, who has a microchip capable of bringing down the corporation that runs the totalitarian state. Now, Kam must protect
Heart of Fire (1997)
Based on the true story of a firefighter who goes to extraordinary measures to rescue a young girl who is trapped beneath a gasoline tanker that has crashed and ignited.
Jackie Chan's First Strike (1997) as Location Manager
A high-kicking cop tracks a runaway spy and a stolen nuclear warhead.

Cinematography (short)

Roaming Through Arizona (1944)
This short film explores the history, land, people, and culture of Arizona.
Monumental Utah (1944)
This short film explores the history and culture of Utah and the Mormons.
A Day in Death Valley (1944)
This short film takes the viewer to Death Valley.

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