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  • The Birds

  • Vertigo

  • To Catch a Thief

  • Dial M for Murder

  • The Big Sleep

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At Home
  • In This Our Life

  • The Great Lie

  • In Our Time

  • A Dispatch from Reuters

  • Smart Girls Don't Talk

  • Once a Thief

  • The Great Impostor

  • The Boy from Oklahoma

  • A Covenant with Death

  • The Two Mrs. Carrolls

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Robert Burks Movies

  • Profession: Cinematographer, Special Effects
  • Born: Jan 1, 1910
  • Died: Jan 1, 0001
  • Biography: From 1944 through 1949, California-born Robert Burks headed the Special Photographic Effects division at Warner Bros., specializing in forced-perspective miniatures. A full director of photography by 1949, Burks worked with... Continued
Movie Role(s) Year
Once a Thief Cinematographer 1971
Arsenic and Old Lace Special Effects 1969
A Patch of Blue Cinematographer 1965
Marnie Cinematographer 1964
The Birds Cinematographer 1963
The Music Man Cinematographer 1962
The Pleasure of His Company Cinematographer 1961
North by Northwest Cinematographer 1959
Vertigo Cinematographer 1958
The Spirit of St. Louis Cinematographer 1957
The Wrong Man Cinematographer 1956
The Man Who Knew Too Much Cinematographer 1956
To Catch a Thief Cinematographer 1956
The Trouble with Harry Cinematographer 1955
Hondo Cinematographer 1954
The Fountainhead Cinematographer 1954
Dial M for Murder Cinematographer 1954
I Confess Cinematographer 1953
Key Largo Special Effects 1949
Beyond the Forest Cinematographer 1949
Romance on the High Seas Special Effects 1948
Pride of the Marines Special Effects 1945
My Wild Irish Rose Special Effects 1942
Kings Row Special Effects 1942
Marked Woman Special Effects 1937
Room for One More Cinematographer
Strangers on a Train Cinematographer
A Covenant with Death Cinematographer
The Great Impostor Cinematographer
The Rat Race Cinematographer
But Not for Me Cinematographer
Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet Consultant/advisor / Special Effects
The Boy from Oklahoma Cinematographer
So This Is Love Cinematographer
Mara Maru Cinematographer
Come Fill the Cup Cinematographer
John Loves Mary Special Effects
The Unsuspected Special Effects
The Unfaithful Special Effects
The Two Mrs. Carrolls Special Effects
God Is My Co-Pilot Special Effects
In Our Time Special Effects
In This Our Life Special Effects
The Great Lie Special Effects
A Dispatch from Reuters Special Effects
Waterhole #3 Cinematographer
The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima Special Effects
Close to My Heart Cinematographer
Smart Girls Don't Talk Special Effects
Escape in the Desert Cinematographer
Star in the Night Cinematographer
Make Your Own Bed Cinematographer
The Big Sleep Special Effects
Rear Window Cinematographer
Task Force Cinematographer
Jammin' the Blues Cinematographer
The Enforcer Cinematographer
Night and Day Special Effects
Possessed Special Effects
The Verdict Special Effects
The Black Orchid Cinematographer