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Robert M. Cowan

Robert M. Cowan



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Cast (feature film)

Sins of the Fleshapoids (1965) as Mister Robot

Writer (feature film)

Sins of the Fleshapoids (1965) as Narr

Music (feature film)

Sunshine Sisters, The (1972) as Music
This experimental film uses B-movie cliches to tell the stories of men and women caught in up in melodramatic circumstances.
Unstrap Me (1968) as Mus, Sony

Animation (feature film)

All Dogs Go to Heaven (1989) as Character Key Cleanup Artist
A story about a dog newly released from prison, his dachshund pal and the trouble they get into.

Visual Effects (feature film)

All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 (1996) as Special Effects Animator (Screen Animation Unit--Dublin, Ireland)
The story finds our canine hero Charlie in dog Heaven -- literally -- where he should be enjoying his afterlife. Unfortunately, he has decided that, though his reward may be in Heaven, it's a lot more fun scamming for it back on earth. Charlie gets his chance at a return trip to earth when Gabriel's
Pebble and the Penguin, The (1995) as Special Effects Animator
The Full Moon Ceremony is fast approaching, and time is running out for a shy, romantic penguin named Hubie to find the courage to present his betrothal pebble to Marina, the girl of his dreams. However, Hubie is not alone in his pursuit of Marina. The villainous penguin Drake also has his eye on he

Make-Up (feature film)

Varan the Unbelievable (1962) as Makeup for U.S. version
Around the World in 80 Days (1956) as Makeup, U.S.
A Victorian gentleman bets that he can beat the world's record for circling the globe.
Park Row (1952) as Makeup
A crusading newspaperman fights to save his paper from a hostile takeover.
Bandit Queen (1950) as Makeup Artist
Zara Montalve (Barbara Britton), half Spanish and half America, returns to her native California in time to see her parents (Cecile Weston and Victor Kilian) murdered for their hacienda and gold by Sheriff Jim Harding (Barton MacLane) and his gang. Posing as Lola Belmont, an American visiting from Detroit, teams up with Joaquin Murietta (Philip Reed), posing as Carlos Del Rio), to form a Robin-Hood type band that takes vengeance on the gang and restores stolen gold to its rightful owners, aided by militia leader Dan Hinsdale (Willard Parker.)
The Prairie (1949) as Makeup Artist
Easy Living (1949) as Makeup
An aging football star risks his health when his greedy wife won't let him retire.
Heading for Heaven (1948) as Makeup Artist
Man-Eater of Kumaon (1948) as Makeup Artist
Pitfall (1948) as Makeup Artist
A married insurance man falls for a criminal''s girlfriend.
The Girl from Manhattan (1948) as Makeup Artist
On Our Merry Way (1948) as Makeup Artist
Oliver Pease gets a dose of courage from his wife Martha and tricks the editor of the paper (where he writes lost pet notices) into assigning him the day's roving question. Martha suggests, "Has a little child ever changed your life?" Oliver gets answers from two slow-talking musicians, an actress whose roles usually feature a sarong, and an itinerant cardsharp. In each case the "little child" is hardly innocent: in the first, a local auto mechanic's "baby" turns out to be fully developed as a woman and a musician; in the second, a spoiled child star learns kindness; in the third, the family of a lost brat doesn't want him returned. And Oliver, what becomes of him?
The Return of Wildfire (1948) as Makeup Artist
Million Dollar Weekend (1948) as Makeup man
Perilous Waters (1948) as Makeup
Backlash (1947) as Makeup Artist
A body, believed to be that of a criminal lawyer, sends the police hunting for the killer. The lawyer's wife, his partner, and an ex-convict are, in turn, suspected of the crime. But the body was incorrectly identified, and the lawyer is still alive. He murders his partner and is planning on killing his wife.
Where the North Begins (1947) as Makeup
The Crimson Key (1947) as Makeup Artist
Larry Morgan (Kent Taylor), a private detective, is hired by a woman who wants Larry to trail her husband. The husband is murdered and, shortly afterwards, the wife is also killed. Larry shuffles through a long list of suspects before revealing the killer...
Shoot to Kill (1947) as Makeup
Gangster Dixie Logan is framed by crooked DA Lawrence Dale. His wife secures a job as Dale's assistant, the better to find the proof of the DA's dishonesty. She gets help from Reporter Mitchell, who falls in love with her.
Too Many Winners (1947) as Dir of makeup
Killer at Large (1947) as Dir of makeup
Intrigue (1947) as Makeup Artist
Road to the Big House (1947) as Makeup
The Hat-box Mystery (1947) as Makeup
Trail of the Mounties (1947) as Makeup
Jewels of Brandenburg (1947) as Makeup Artist
Rolling Home (1946) as Makeup
Old time rodeo performer Raymond Hatton and his grandson, (Buzz Henry as Robert Dee 'Buzzy" Henry) arrive in a small town with an injured horse, and local minister Russell Hayden tends the horse's injured leg. Jean Parker, a wealthy but selfish young widow, lives in the town. The church is in debt but the minister's financial problems are eventually solved by the horse winning a surrey race, and the widow whose attitude has been softned by Hatton, Henry and Hayden. This was the first film Harry Carey Jr appeared in as an adult, and was brought about when the just-discharged-from-the-Navy Carey ran into producer William Berke on an Hollywood street corner. Berke, who had produced six sound westerns in the mid-30's starring the elder Carey, offered Carey Jr. a bit in this film. The first film Harry Carey Jr appeared in was in 1921, as an infant in one of his father's silent westerns. Even with a 25-year-gap between his "first" and second film, Carey's 80 years of work in films may be the longevity record.
God's Country (1946) as Makeup
Lee Preston, aka Leland Bruce (Robert Lowery) kills a man in self defense but flees to the redwood country when the law makes it a murder charge. There he meets Lynn O'Malley (Helen Gilbert), the niece of Sandy McTavish (William Farnum) who runs the trading post. Lee learns the reason why this is good trapping country is because the timber barons across the lake are ruthlessly cutting the trees and driving the animals across the river. The trappers appeal to him to take a petition to the Governor which would prohibit the timber people from coming to their side of the lake. At first, because he is a wanted man, he refuses but does so later for the sake of the people even though he knows it will lead to his arrest.
The Stranger (1946) as Makeup
A small-town schoolteacher suspects her new husband may be an escaped Nazi war criminal.
Don Ricardo Returns (1946) as Dir of makeup
Paris--Underground (1945) as Makeup Artist
Western Union (1941) as Makeup
An outlaw goes straight to work for the telegraph company, which puts him in conflict with his lawless brother.
Drums Along the Mohawk (1939) as Makeup
A young couple fights off Indian attacks to start a farm in the Mohawk Valley.
Jesse James (1939) as Makeup
When a railroad agent kills their mother, Frank and Jesse James take up robbing banks and trains.
Confessions of a Nazi Spy (1939) as Makeup
An FBI agent risks his life to infiltrate Nazi sympathizers in the U.S.
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (1938) as Makeup
A frantic radio producer must find the perfect Little Miss America for an advertiser's national program and discovers her in his country neighbor.
Comet over Broadway (1938) as Makeup
A stage star's rampant ambition leads to murder.

Costume-Wardrobe (feature film)

Babes in Toyland (1934) as Masks
Two employees of a toy maker try to borrow money from their employer to pay off the mortgage on Mother Peep''s shoe.

Sound (feature film)

Sins of the Fleshapoids (1965) as Soundtrack

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Love Happy (1950) as Casting dir
A theatre troupe gets mixed up with gangsters when they stumble upon stolen goods.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

Care Bears Adventure in Wonderland, The (1987)
In this adaptation of the Alice in Wonderland story, the Care Bears go to Wonderland to rescue the princess from an evil wizard who wants to take over the kingdom. When the White Rabbit shows the bears a picture of the princess, they find a girl named Alice who looks exactly like the royal to assum
Care Bears Movie II: A New Generation (1986)
The Care Bear Family saves the "Kingdom of Caring" from evil.

Sound (special)

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band (2001) as Monitor Mixer (Audio Analysis)
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band in concert from Madison Square Garden in New York City.

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