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Robert E Collins

Robert E Collins


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Cinematography (feature film)

Moment of Truth: Cradle of Conspiracy (1994) as Director Of Photography
When a pregnant teenager mysteriously disappers, her parents wage a desperate battle to rescue her and her unborn child from the underworld of baby brokering.
Destination: America (1987) as Director Of Photography
A movie about the estranged son of a patrician family who leads a blue-collar life. He is reluctant to return home at his father's invitation for the dedication of an art museum. When he meets with his father tempers flare, and later the father is found brutally killed. Wrongfully accused of his fat
Club Med (1986) as Director Of Photography
Various romantic entanglements occur among the week's visitors to a Club Med resort in Ixtapa, Mexico. The "chef du village" is shocked when a former lover turns up, and must also cope with the troubled son of a close pilot friend killed on a rescue flight.
Fighting Choice, A (1986) as Director Of Photography
A teenage boy with epilepsy undergoes a new drug therapy that permits him to attend a regular school for the first time. But he develops a tolerance to the drug and his seizures reappear. When Kellin, the teenage boy, discovers that his parents did not tell him about a radical, high-risk surgical pr
Sins of the Father (1985) as Director Of Photography
Philandering high-powered attorney finds that his mistress, the lawyer daughter of his dead ex-partner, has been hopping into bed with his marine biologist son. Curiously, however, Elizabeth Gill's teleplay lays all the blame on the woman of the piece, leaving all the decisions about with whom to sl
Generation (1985) as Director Of Photography
Futuristic prospective series pilot, a distant cousin to the 1975 theatrical violent sport movie "Rollerball," revolves around a turn-of-the-millenium family on the Great Eve (the night before the year 2000 begins) planning for a reunion. Son Richard Beymer (returning to the spotlight years after "W
King of the Mountain (1981) as Camera Operator 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)
High Ice (1980) as Director Of Photography
A grizzled veteran forest ranger (David Janssen) finds himself in conflict with a decisive but impatient Army Search and Rescue officer (Tony Musante) who does not want to share command of an operation to rescue several stranded weekend climbers from a mountain ledge.
Gift, The (1979) as Director Of Photography
Pete Hamill's novel about a young Brooklyn man (Gary Frank) home on Christmas leave from the Navy in the early '50s for a nostalgic visit to his boyhood world. Glenn Ford is his hard-drinking, one-legged Irish father; Julie Harris is his supportive dreamer of a mother. Ford and Harris previously co-
Gathering, Part II, The (1979) as Director Of Photography
Maureen Stapleton recreates her Emmy-nominated role of Kate Thornton in this continuation of the movie which was the Emmy-winning drama special of the 1977-78 season. Although Ed Asner, the loving husband who died in the original, was not around, his photo is on prominent display in the family livin
Hart to Hart (1979) as Director Of Photography
Robert Wagner and Stefanie Powers are happily married jet-set investigators and Lionel Stander is their jack-of-all-trades right hand in this pilot to the hit series, co-produced by Wagner and wife, Natalie Wood, under their Rona II banner. Here, the Harts look into the mysterious death of a close f
Danger in Paradise (1977) as Director Of Photography
This was the pilot for the brief 1977-78 series "Big Hawaii," with an angry young man fighting his scheming stepmother for control of his ill father's huge island ranch-estate.
Revenge for a Rape (1976) as Director Of Photography
A compelling drama of a man who becomes a lone vigilante tracking down the three men who attacked his wife while on a camping trip.
Dead Man on the Run (1975) as Director Of Photography
A special government agent, investigating the murder of a colleague, stumbles onto a plot to cover up a political assassination in this pilot for a prospective TV series using New Orleans as a backdrop.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Deadly Encounter (1982)
An ex-combat chopper pilot, now running his own helicopter service in Mexico, runs into an old flame on the lam from a rackets kingpin who wants the little black book her recently-murdered husband gave her for safe-keeping. Non-stop action highlights this tale of high adventure, originally called "A
Superman:The Movie (1978) as Additional Photography (New Mexico)
The legendary man of steel fights to save the world and his true love from Lex Luthor''''s criminal plots.

Cinematography (special)

Boys, The (1992) as Director Of Photography
A comedy/musical special starring The Boys, a real-life recording/performing quartet, as four orphaned, vocally and choreographically talented youngsters who are suddenly reunited in Southern California.
16 Days of Glory (1986) as Director Of Photography
Highlights of the 1984 Summer Olympic Games held in Los Angeles, California. Also includes segments on individual athletes competing in the Games.
Making of Disney's Captain EO, The (1986) as Director Of Photography
A special that goes behind the scenes of the 3-D musical motion picture space adventure, "Captain EO." Included are rehearsal scenes of the dancers and interviews with the cast.
Suburban Beat (1985) as Director Of Photography
A story about Joanna, Mimi, Hope, and Rosemary -- four suburban housewives who form a committee to battle crime in their community. In the episode, the women attempt to solve the murders of two prostitutes.
Hoboken Chicken Mystery, The (1984) as Director Of Photography
A boy brings home a 266-pound live chicken for his family's Thanksgiving dinner.

Film Production - Main (special)

Search and Rescue (2000) as Photography
In peacetime or war, whenever a calamity strikes, rescue teams mobilize to assist, recover and save victims of natural and man-made disasters. The program examines the evolution of search-and-rescue techniques. In Part 1: two fishing boats and their Coast Guard rescuers face the same fate exactly 3

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