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Born: August 10, 1942 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Moberly, Missouri, USA Profession: Cinematography ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
'N Sync: Bigger Than Live (2001) as Director
A large-format concert film chronicling 'N Sync's 2000 "No Strings Attached" tour.
2.
Via Dolorosa (1999) as Director
A filmed version of the Broadway production of playwright David Hare's acclaimed one-man play, which describes an Englishman's journey to Israel and his interactions with the inhabitants of the holy land.
3.
China Moon (1994) as Director
A homicide cop believes he is being set up as an accomplice to the murder of a woman's husband.

Cast (feature film)

4.
Incident at Loch Ness (2004)
A farcical send-up of Herzog's style of filmmaking, composed of a series of shorter films within the film, all dedicated to the legend of the Loch Ness monster.
5.
Visions of Light: The Art of Cinematography (1992) as Himself
Reknowned cinematographers discuss their influences, techniques and decisions on how to shoot films.

Cinematography (feature film)

6.
Walk in the Woods, A (2015)
Two men decide to walk the entire Appalachian Trail.
7.
Angriest Man in Brooklyn, The (2014)
Some people have bad days. Henry Altmann has one every day. Always unhappy and angry at the world including everyone in it, Henry sits impatiently at the doctor's office when he is finally seen by Dr. Sharon Gill. Sharon, who is enduring her own bad day, reveals that Henry has a brain aneurysm. Th
8.
A.C.O.D. (2013)
A grown man finds himself still caught in the crossfire of his parents' 15-year-old divorce.
9.
Way, Way Back, The (2013)
A teenage boy comes into his own over the course of a summer through an unlikely relationship with the man in charge of the local water park.
10.
Snake and Mongoose (2013)
The rivalry between drag racers Don "The Snake" Prudhomme and Tom "The Mongoose" McEwen in the 1960s is recounted.
11.
Big Miracle (2012)
A small town reporter and a Greenpeace volunteer are joined by rival world superpowers to save a family of gray whales trapped by rapidly forming ice in the Arctic Circle.
12.
Ramona and Beezus (2010)
The adventures of Ramona Quimby come to life in this all new film based on the best selling books by Beverly Cleary that celebrate Ramona's vivid imagination, boundless energy and accident-prone antics.
13.
Country Strong (2010)
When a country star with a drinking problem goes on a comeback tour, old demons threaten her and the other members of the tour..
14.
When in Rome (2010)
A cynical young woman travels to Rome and defiantly plucks coins from a fountain of love, magically igniting the passion of the men who threw them in. When a charming reporter pursues her with equal zest, she is unsure if his love is the real thing.
15.
He's Just Not That Into You (2009)
A group of interconnected, Baltimore-based twenty and thirtysomethings navigate their various relationships from the shallow end of the dating pool through the deep, murky waters of married life.
16.
Greatest, The (2009)
Three months after a couple's son died in a car accident, a woman shows up on their doorstep, pregnant with his child. At first her arrival divides their already troubled marriage, but she and her baby may just bring them back together.
17.
Brief Interviews With Hideous Men (2009)
After her boyfriend mysteriously leaves her with little explanation, grad student Sara Quinn is left looking for answers as to what went wrong. Directing all her energies into her anthropological dissertation, Sara conducts a series of interviews with men in an effort to uncover the secret thoughts
18.
Over Her Dead Body (2008)
Devastated when his fiancée Kate is killed on their wedding day, Henry reluctantly agrees to consult a psychic named Ashley at the urging of his sister Chloe. Despite his skepticism over her psychic abilities, Henry finds himself falling hard for Ashley, and vice versa. But there is a big snag. Ashl
19.
Mad Money (2008)
Three ordinary women form an unlikely friendship and decide to do something extraordinary--rob one of the most secure banks in the world.
20.
Bobby Z (2007)
In a deal with the FBI to secure his freedom, a convict agrees to assume the identity of the late drug lord, Bobby Z. When the plan backfires, he finds himself at the top of the DEA's most wanted list and a target of some old enemies.
21.
License to Wed (2007)
A newly engaged couple must run the gauntlet of a reverend's patented, "foolproof" marriage-prep course before they can live happily ever after.
22.
Architect, The (2006)
Leo Waters is an idealistic architect and patriarch of an affluent, suburban Chicago family. Tonya Neeley is a pragmatic activist who is trying to keep her family together while living in one of the city's most drug and crime-infested public housing projects. As part of her ongoing campaign to hav
23.
Must Love Dogs (2005) as Director Of Photography
Dating has never been easy. The time-honored search for a soul mate has always been one part humiliation, two parts aggravation, and a little blind luck thrown in for the fortunate. Today's version of the game can be a blur of websites, speed lunches and hordes of friends and relatives who know just the "right" person for you. Thirty-something preschool teacher Sarah Nolan has been divorced for eight months, which is much too long for her family to bear. With the best intentions and only her happiness in mind, they stage an intervention in an all-out effort to get her out of pajamas and back into the dating scene, one way or another. Leading the charge are Sarah's sisters, Carol and Christine, eager to line up potential suitors, and their widowed father Bill, who sets a fine example with his own recent and very successful foray into the internet dating realm. Bill has lately been seeing the free-spirited Dolly, whom he met online, along with a number of other ladies whose names his daughters can't quite keep track of. Eager to launch their sister's own cyber-dating debut, Carol and Christine pretend to be Sarah and post her profile on perfectmatch.com, with the enticing message, "Voluptuous, sensuous, alluring and fun. DWF seeks special man to share starlit nights. Must love dogs." And wait for the responses to pour in. Sarah soon endures a series of hilariously disastrous mismatches and first dates as the website offers up a stream of eager wannabes and one possible maybe--awkward but intriguing boat builder Jake Anderson, an idealist who measures romance by a Dr. Zhivago standard. A little on the intense side, Jake might be looking for more than Sarah wants right now. Meanwhile, at work, there's a new distraction--Bob Connor, the newly separated dad of one of her young students. Charming and relaxed, Bob seems made to order, the perfect guy--but is he just too good to be true?
24.
Producers, The (2005) as Director Of Photography
It's a 1959, and Broadway is buzzing with some of the theater world's biggest names. Producer Max Bialystock, however, is no longer one of them. One day, mousy accountant Leo Bloom shows up at Bialystock's office to do his books and innocently remarks that a dishonest man could make more money produ
25.
Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, The (2005) as Director Of Photography
Four lifelong friends share one very special summer. Introduced as babies who were born to mothers who met in a prenatal aerobics class, the four grew up together and developed an enduring bond despite their distinctly different emerging personalities. Now, after years of sharing every triumph and l
26.
Incident at Loch Ness (2004) as Director Of Photography
A farcical send-up of Herzog's style of filmmaking, composed of a series of shorter films within the film, all dedicated to the legend of the Loch Ness monster.
27.
How To Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003) as Director Of Photography
Andie Anderson, the how-to girl for Composure Magazine, agrees to write a firsthand account of all the things women do to drive away men; she has to find a guy, make him fall in love with her, then get dumped--all in 10 days. But little does she know that her target, ad agency hottie, Benjamin Barry
28.
Kid Stays in the Picture, The (2002) as Director Of Photography
The life story of legendary Hollywood producer and studio chief Robert Evans. The first actor to ever to run a film studio, Robert Evans' film career started in 1956, at a poolside in the Beverly Hills Hotel. His good looks, charm, and overwhelming confidence captured the eye of screen legend Norma
29.
Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood (2002) as Director Of Photography
Sidda Lee Walker, a prominent young playwright living in New York City, is a long way from her Louisiana hometown and a safe distance from her loving but highly dramatic and eccentric mother, Vivi. And that's the way she'd like to keep it. But when a 'Time Magazine' profile on Sidda implies that Vivi was not a good mother, Vivi is outraged and the two women get into a fight that threatens to destroy not only their relationship but Sidda's tenuous wedding plans with a man who has waited seven years for her to get over her fear of raising a family of her own. Enter the Ya-Ya Sisterhood... Vivi's intrepid gang of lifelong friends eager to restore peace no matter what it takes. To truly understand Vivi, the Ya-Yas believe, Sidda must know who her mother was as a young woman. A high-spirited beauty who valued love and loyalty above all else, young Vivi was dealt many disappointments in life but was also blessed with an indomitable sense of humor, an adventurous spirit and three best friends. Together, this inseparable foursome shared both good and bad times, celebrating each other's triumphs for more than 40 years, which they recorded in a scrapbook, known as the Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood. Taking matters into their own hands, the Ya-Yas stage an unorthodox intervention to bring mother and daughter back together. With their help and the help of the Divine Secrets, Sidda will begin to unravel the truth about her complicated and unconventional mother, find forgiveness and acceptance, and let go of her painful past.
30.
'N Sync: Bigger Than Live (2001) as Cinematographer
A large-format concert film chronicling 'N Sync's 2000 "No Strings Attached" tour.
31.
Anniversary Party, The (2001) as Director Of Photography
24 hours in the life of a couple who got back together after a year and are throwing their 6th anniversary party.
32.
AntiTrust (2001) as Director Of Photography
Milo is an idealistic young computer genius with an artist girlfriend and a golden future. He's about to launch a start-up company with his friend Teddy, when he's recruited by NURV, a multi-billion dollar corporation, run by his professional hero, Gary Winston. When Winston takes a personal interest in Milo, he soon caught up in the exciting challenge of realizing Winston's vision. Winston is an inspired mentor and no problem remains unsolved for long, but new developments are brought to Milo with such speed and frequency, he begins to doubt their source. Tragedy strikes and Milo's doubts become suspicions. It looks as if the company will stop at nothing to win. He investigates and the consequences become more and more unnerving, until there is no one left to trust and this twenty-first century David stands alone against Goliath.
33.
Michael Jordan to the Max (2000) as Cinematographer
Michael Jordon refuses to end his career without winning a sixth championship.
34.
Out of Towners, The (1999) as Director Of Photography
Nancy and Henry, a couple from Ohio, head to New York City for a job opportunity and encouter numerous obstacles and disasters that threaten not only their sanity but also their lifeless marriage.
35.
Via Dolorosa (1999) as Director Of Photography
A filmed version of the Broadway production of playwright David Hare's acclaimed one-man play, which describes an Englishman's journey to Israel and his interactions with the inhabitants of the holy land.
36.
For Love of the Game (1999) as Director Of Photography
A veteran pitcher reflects on his life as he pitches his final game.
37.
Living out Loud (1998) as Director Of Photography
A film about New York state of mind which chronicles the life of Judith Nelson, a woman who has lived the life of a wealthy, Fifth Avenue doctor's wife. But after her husband abandons her for a younger woman, Judith is left to reconcile the silence of her plush Co-op--a silence filled with memories and frustrations. When her isolation is interrupted by a chance, fleeting romantic encounter, Judith sees the world through new eyes. Refreshed with the possibilities of a new life, she befriends her building elevator operator, Pat--a familiar yet nameless face--and she discovers he, too, has a life filled with loss and dreams beyond this invisible daily job. Together, they confide in and console each other.
38.
Always Outnumbered (1998) as Director Of Photography
A modern urban fable that tells the story of Socrates Fortlow, a tough ex-convict who is determined to understand and challenge the violence and anarchy in his world and in himself. Like his historical namesake, Socrates' brooding inner strength and mentoring powers profoundly affect the lives of th
39.
As Good As it Gets (1997) as Director Of Photography
An obsessive-compulsive writer comes out of his shell to help a struggling waitress and an injured artist.
40.
Extreme Measures (1996) as Director Of Photography
When a homeless man, wearing a mysterious hospital wristband, dies from bizarre symptoms in one of New York City's busiest trauma rooms no one takes much notice except Dr. Guy Luthan, the attending physician that night. Professional concern soon deepens into disbelief as Luthan's investigation unearths the shocking details of a private medical research program that centers around one of the country's most revered medical figures--Dr. Lawrence Myrick. Luthan's credibility, career and life are threatened as he edges ever closer to the unthinkable truth about the program, and the terrifying moral dilemma at its heart.
41.
Nobody's Fool (1994) as Director Of Photography
Donald "Sully" Sullivan is a sixty-year-old construction worker living in North Bath, New York. Sullivan has no steady work, no love and no money. Estranged for years from his family, he suddenly finds himself face-to-face with his son Peter, an out-of-work college professor with a turbulent marriag
42.
In the Line of Fire (1993) as Director Of Photography
An aging Secret Service agent fights to save the president from an assassin.
43.
Groundhog Day (1993) as Director Of Photography
A weatherman gets stuck in time, forced to live the same day over and over.
44.
Brief History of Time, A (1992) as Director Of Photography
Based on Stephen Hawking's book "A Brief History of Time," film depicts Hawking's theories on the creation of the universe and examines some aspects of his courageous battle with Lou Gehrig's disease.
45.
Hollywood Mavericks (1990) as Camera Operator
A documentary about some of Hollywood's unorthodox film directors.
46.
My Blue Heaven (1990) as Director Of Photography
Steve Martin and Rick Moraines go over the top in the laugh-out-loud crime comedy "My Blue Heaven" (1990). By-the-book FBI Agent Barney Coppersmith (Moraines) is assigned to protect larger-than-life crime-boss-turned-federal-witness Vinnie Anton Elli (Martin), but with the retired mobster's wild way
47.
Accidental Tourist, The (1988) as Director Of Photography
A married man loses his son and separates from his wife when he cannot deal with the loss well. He meets a woman who begins to change his bleak outlook on life.
48.
Vibes (1988) as Director Of Photography
At the urging of an eccentric, two mismatched psychics team up for a mysterious mission to find a lost city of gold in Ecuador.
49.
Light Of Day (1987) as Director Of Photography
50.
Swimming to Cambodia (1987) as Director Of Photography
Spaulding Gray performs his one-man show about the making of the Oscar-winning 1984 drama "The Killing Fields." He only had a minor role in the film, but that doesn't stop Gray from spinning a hilarious and suspenseful tale from behind a desk.
51.
Tough Guys Don't Dance (1987)
A man awakens after a night of drinking to find blood on his clothing and a series of murders committed; he cannot recall the previous evening in detail and believes he is being framed.
52.
Brighton Beach Memoirs (1986) as Director Of Photography
Jonathan Silverman, Blythe Danner, Judith Ivey, Bob Dishy, Fyvush Finkel, Brian Drillinger, Stacey Glick. This first entry in Neil Simon's heavily autographical stage series (which continued with "Biloxi Blues," "Broadway Bound," and "Laughter on the 23rd Floor") gets the film treatment from veteran stage and screen director Gene Saks (who won a Tony for directing the show on Broadway). The story has Simon's teenaged alter ego, Eugene Jerome, obsessing over sex and baseball while living with his extended family in 1930s-era Brighton Beach, New York.
53.
Crossroads (1986) as Director Of Photography
54.
Silverado (1985) as Director Of Photography
A group of misfits try to bring justice to a small Western town.
55.
Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (1985) as Director Of Photography
The fragments of an autobiography by the self-destructive Japanese writer, Yukio Mishima.
56.
Racing With The Moon (1984) as Director Of Photography
Drama about two blue-collar young men in a small California seacoast town in 1942 as they prepare to enlist in the Marines, but plan to have some romantic flings before they go off to war.
57.
Pope Of Greenwich Village, The (1984) as Director Of Photography
In an Italian-American enclave of New York's Greenwich Village, a young man struggling to make it contends with his dim-witted cousin and sidekick whose botched get rich-quick schemes get them in trouble with the local mob.
58.
The Big Chill (1983) as Director Of Photography
A friend's death brings together a group of former college activists.
59.
Without A Trace (1983) as Director Of Photography
60.
That Championship Season (1982) as Director Of Photography
A group of men who were teammates on their high school's basketball team get together for a reunion. After some visiting and drinking, old resentments and long-suppressed anger come to the surface, and the men find their long-time friendships in danger of ending.
61.
Continental Divide (1981) as Director Of Photography
Ernice is a Chicago newspaper columnist who regularly reports on the corrupt behavior of local politicians. When one of his pieces about a crooked alderman proves too controversial, the paper sends Ernie out to the Rocky Mountains to write a lightweight article about reclusive ornithologist Nell Porter. Nell wants no part of the project and orders Ernie to leave, but since his guide is gone and won't return for weeks, she relents and allows him to stay. Forced to put up with each other's company, the two find a way to tolerate the situation, and eventually fall in love.
62.
Cat People (1981) as Director Of Photography
Irina, a beautiful and mysterious young woman travels to New Orleans to meet her brother, Paul for the first time. What Irina doesn't know is that Paul harbors an ancient secret about their family. A secret that threatens to destroy them both.
63.
Honky Tonk Freeway (1981) as Director Of Photography
A writer, a waitress, a nun and other motorists land in a desperate Florida mayor's tourist trap.
64.
Ordinary People (1980) as Director Of Photography
When a young man drowns, his family fights to recover from the trauma.
65.
American Gigolo (1980) as Director Of Photography
Magnetic Julian Kaye, a handsome Hollywood male prostitute, makes a lucrative living as an escort to older--wealthy--women in Los Angeles. Normally disinterested in emotional entanglements, he begins a relationship with Michelle, the local senator's wife, and the both fall in love. In the interim, he is framed in a kinky murder case, and tracks down the pimp who's responsible for blaming him. Julian watches in horror as the pimp himself is killed, and then finds himself faced with prison unless the politician's wife provides him with an alibi.
66.
City in Fear (1980) as Director Of Photography
David Janssen had his final role as a boozing newspaper columnist who is hired by circulation-hungry publisher Robert Vaughn to make a page-one celebrity out of a psycho (Mickey Rourke) who has been murdering young blondes. Inspired unofficially by New York's infamous Son of Sam killer, this movie,
67.
Winter Kills (1979) as Camera Operator
Nick Kegan is the younger brother of a President of the United States who was assassinated. Nineteen years after the crime, Nick decides to learn who was reponsible for his brother's death. Nick's wealthy father and his staff, and the odd assotrment of survivors from the era, are helpful, but are also impediments in the process of uncovering the truth.
68.
Boulevard Nights (1979) as Director Of Photography
A young Latino tries to escape gang life with little luck.
69.
Forever (1978)
A romantic drama about a teenage girl's first love and the perennial adolescent dilemma of whether to give herself to him in order to hang on to him.
70.
Initiation of Sarah, The (1978)
Strange goings-on involve a naive college coed in the bizarre rites of an old sorority. Kathryn Crosby, playing a house mother, returned to filmmaking here in her first appearance following Bing's death. Mia Farrow's sister, Van Heflin's niece and Martin Balsam's daughter were among the other campus
71.
Battered (1978) as Director Of Photography
A drama interweaving the stories of three women of varied backgrounds and ages whose marriages are complicated by the tragedy of wife-beating.
72.
3 Women (1977)
Shy, reclusive girl Pinky starts work at a solarium and becomes emotionally attached to her fellow worker, Millie. After an accident, the women seem to inexplicably swap personalities, and then return back to normal. A third woman, a local artist, prowls around on the periphery of the story.
73.
Legacy (1976) as Director Of Photography
When a bored young wife starts experimenting with mind games and self-abuse, her husband and lover begin to think that she has gone crazy. .
74.
End of August (1974) as Director Of Photography
75.
Premonition (1972) as Director Of Photography
Three college students who are using drugs begin to have premonitions of their own deaths when they see red flowers, and eventually their visions begin to come true.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

76.
Winter Kills (1979) as Additional Photography
Nick Kegan is the younger brother of a President of the United States who was assassinated. Nineteen years after the crime, Nick decides to learn who was reponsible for his brother's death. Nick's wealthy father and his staff, and the odd assotrment of survivors from the era, are helpful, but are also impediments in the process of uncovering the truth.

Cinematography (special)

77.
Anne Murray: What a Wonderful World (2000) as Camera
Anne Murray performs some of her favorite songs backed by her band and The Expression Praise Choir and Sharon Riley and Faith Chorale, with special guests Deborah Cox and Dawn Langstroth.
78.
Passion (1996) as Director Of Photography
A telecast of a performance of the Stephen Sondheim-James Lapine musical "Passion." Set in 19th century Italy, it depicts the relationship between a sensitive, young army captain and two women: one is beautiful, sensuous and content to live for the moments of passion in their affair; the other is ai
79.
Time Flies When You're Alive (1989) as Director Of Photography
A "HBO Showcase" presentation based on Paul Linke's autobiographical play centering on a man's marriage, his children and the tragic death of his wife from cancer.

Cinematography (TV Mini-Series)

80.
Forever Mine (2000) as Director Of Photography
81.
Frankenstein and Me (1996) as Director Of Photography (2nd Unit)

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