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Donald E. Thorin (1934–2016)



(age 81) in Tucson, Arizona, USA

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Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls
Scent of a Woman
Scent of a Woman Cinematographer
Tango & Cash
Tango & Cash Cinematographer
Shaft Cinematographer


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 2003 Head of State (director of photography)
 2000 Shaft
 1999 Dudley Do-Right (director of photography)
 1999 Mickey Blue Eyes (director of photography)
 1997 Nothing to Lose (director of photography)
 1996 The First Wives Club (as Donald Thorin)
 1995 Boys on the Side (director of photography)
 1992 Scent of a Woman (director of photography)
 1992 Out on a Limb (director of photography)
 1989 Tango & Cash (director of photography)
 1989 Lock Up (director of photography)
 1989 Collision Course (director of photography)
 1989 Troop Beverly Hills (director of photography)
 1988 Midnight Run (director of photography - as Donald Thorin)
 1988 The Couch Trip (director of photography)
 1986 Wildcats
 1985 Mischief (director of photography)
 1984 Purple Rain
 1983 Bad Boys (director of photography - as Donald Thorin)
 1982 An Officer and a Gentleman (director of photography - as Donald Thorin)
 1981 Thief (director of photography - as Donald Thorin)
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Alternate Names:

Donald Thorin | Don Thorin

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Studied at Creighton University and went to Hollywood in 1957. He began in the mailroom at 20th Century Fox before graduating to the position of camera assistant.. See more »

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