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Roland Totheroh (1890–1967)

Rollie Totheroh worked as cinematographer on Charles Chaplin's movies for over 30 years, right from the earliest shorts in 1915 to Monsieur Verdoux (1947), including all of Chaplin's masterpieces: The Kid (1921), The Gold Rush (1925), City Lights (1931), Modern Times (1936) and The Great Dictator (1940). Totheroh was the man with whom Chaplin had ... See full bio »

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 1923 The Pilgrim (Short) (uncredited)
 1922/I Pay Day (Short) (uncredited)
 1921 The Idle Class (Short) (uncredited)
 1919 The Professor (Short) (uncredited)
 1919 A Day's Pleasure (Short) (uncredited)
 1919 Sunnyside (Short) (uncredited)
 1918 The Bond (Short) (as R.H. Totheroh)
 1918 A Dog's Life (Short) (uncredited)
 1917/I The Adventurer (Short) (photography, uncredited)
 1917 The Immigrant (Short) (uncredited)
 1917 The Cure (Short) (uncredited)
 1917 Easy Street (Short) (uncredited)
 1916 The Rink (Short) (uncredited)
 1916 Behind the Screen (Short) (photography)
 1916 The Pawnshop (Short) (uncredited)
 1916 The Count (Short) (photography, uncredited)
 1916 One A.M. (Short) (uncredited)
 1916 The Vagabond (Short) (uncredited)
 1916 The Fireman (Short) (uncredited)
 1916 The Floorwalker (Short) (photographed by, uncredited)
 1915 A Burlesque on Carmen (Short)
 1915 A Night in the Show (Short) (uncredited)
 1915 Work (Short) (uncredited)
 1915 When Love and Honor Called (Short) (as Rollie Totheroh)
 1913 The Dance at Eagle Pass (Short) (as Rollie Totheroh)
Show Show Cinematographer: Movie (13 credits)
Show Show Actor: Short (4 credits)
Show Show Camera department: Short (2 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous: Movie (1 credit)
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Alternate Names:

R.H. Totheroh | Roland H. Totheroh | Rollie H. Totheroh | Rollie Totheroh

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Met Charles Chaplin while working with the Essanay company in Niles, California, where he was appearing in westerns with Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson. See more »



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