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Michael McGowan (I) (1946–2008)


Brother of John McGowan. See more trivia »

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Known For

The Last of the Mohicans
The Last of the Mohicans Camera and Electrical Department
Caddyshack Camera and Electrical Department
Blood and Wine
Blood and Wine Camera and Electrical Department
Executive Decision
Executive Decision Camera and Electrical Department


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 2003 Stuck on You (camera operator: second unit - as Michael B. McGowan)
 2002 The Sopranos (TV Series) (b camera operator - 1 episode)
- Calling All Cars (2002) ... (b camera operator: Miami - as Michael B. McGowan)
 2002 Big Trouble (camera operator: second unit - as Mike McGowan Sr.)
 2002 Snow Dogs (camera operator: "b" camera, Miami, Florida - as Michael McGowan Sr.)
 2001 Three Blind Mice (TV Movie) (camera operator - as Mike McGowan Sr.)
 2001 In the Shadows (camera operator: "b" camera - as Mike Mcgowan Sr.)
 1998 Sins of the City (TV Series) (camera operator)
 1997 The Blackout (camera operator - as Mike McGowan Sr.)
 1997 Pronto (TV Movie) (camera operator: Miami)
 1997 Rosewood (camera operator: "b" camera, second unit)
 1996 Blood and Wine (camera operator) / (director of photography: second unit)
 1996 Executive Decision (camera operator: Puerto Rico)
 1995 Just Cause (camera operator: second unit - as Mike McGowan)
 1993 Mr. Nanny (camera operator)
 1992 The Last of the Mohicans (camera operator)
 1987 Happy New Year (camera operator)
 1987 Mercy or Murder? (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1986 Opposing Force (helicopter camera operator: Miami - as Mike McGowan)
 1985 Invasion U.S.A. (additional camera operator - as Mike McGowan)
 1985 The Mean Season (camera operator)
 1984 The River (camera operator)
 1984 Wet Gold (TV Movie) (camera operator: second unit)
 1984 Where the Boys Are (camera operator)
 1984 Harry & Son (camera operator)
 1983 Smokey and the Bandit Part 3 (camera operator)
 1983 Blue Skies Again (camera operator)
 1982 Love Child (camera operator)
 1981 The Children Nobody Wanted (TV Movie) (camera operator - as Michael McGowan)
 1981 Body Heat (camera operator)
 1981 Nobody's Perfekt (camera operator - as Mike McGowan)
 1980 HealtH (camera operator - as Mike McGowan)
 1980 Caddyshack (camera operator)
 1979 The Champ (camera operator: Miami - uncredited)
 1978 Jaws 2 (camera operator: second unit)
 1978 Pretty Baby (camera operator - as Mike McGowan)
 1976 Joe Panther (first assistant camera)
 1975 Night Moves (first assistant camera - uncredited)
 1974 Lenny (assistant camera)
 1974 Dead of Night (operator: second unit)
 1974 Deranged: Confessions of a Necrophile (camera operator - as Mike McGowan)
 1972 Children Shouldn't Play with Dead Things (director of photography: second unit)
Show Show Cinematographer (3 credits)

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Alternate Names:

Michael McGowan Sr. | Mike McGowan Sr. | Michael B. McGowan | Mike McGowan | Mike Mcgowan Sr.

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