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Born in Stockton, California, and raised in Carmichael, a suburb of Sacramento, Robert was a professional musician, playing keyboards and singing with the bands Euphoria, Shanghai, Zazz, Mind Over Matter, Urgency and others before moving to Los Angeles in 1993. He came to Hollywood to fullfill a lifelong dream of working in the movie business and ... See full bio »
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 2013 Science Britannica (TV Series documentary) (sound recordist - 1 episode)
- Method and Madness (2013) ... (sound recordist: San Francisco, USA)
 2013 King of Norway (Short) (sound mixer)
 2013 Pleasure Spa (TV Movie) (sound recordist - as Rob Backus)
 2012 Global Novations Books (Video short) (sound)
 2011 Busty Coeds vs. Lusty Cheerleaders (TV Movie) (sound recordist - as Rob Backus)
 2010 Kissing Strangers (sound mixer)
 2009 Frat Party (sound)
 2009 The People I've Slept With (additional sound mixer)
 2009 The Carbon Copy (boom operator)
 2009 Running Away with Blackie (Short) (sound mixer)
 2009 Here's Herbie (Short) (sound mixer)
 2008 Legacy (Video) (boom operator)
 2008 InAlienable (sound mixer)
 2008 Gideon Falls (Short) (sound mixer)
 2007 Shiloh Falls (sound mixer)
 2007 Along the Way (boom operator) / (sound mixer)
 2007 Sweetzer (sound mixer)
 2007 Creek (Video) (additional sound mixer)
 2007 The Memory Thief (sound mixer)
 2007 Hollow (Short) (sound mixer)
 2006 Wicked Wicked Games (TV Series) (boom operator)
 2006 Car Babes (additional sound mixer)
 2006 Vanished Acres (Short) (sound mixer)
 2006 Making the Cut (Short) (sound mixer)
 2006/I Rose (Short) (sound mixer)
 2006 Assumption (Short) (sound mixer)
 2006 Rounding Home (sound recordist: additional photography)
 2005 One Six Right (Documentary) (sound mixer)
 2004 Straight-Jacket (boom operator)
 2003 A Token for Your Thoughts (Short) (production sound)
 2003 Love Object (boom operator)
 2003 The Movie Hero (boom operator)
 2003 Girls Will Be Girls (boom operator)
 2002 Getting Out (Short) (sound recordist)
 2002 Moving August (boom operator)
 2002 May (boom operator)
  Passion Cove (TV Series) (boom operator - 10 episodes, 2000 - 2001) (production sound mixer - 2 episodes, 2000)
- Where Have You Been All My Life? (2001) ... (boom operator)
- Sorority Reunion (2000) ... (boom operator)
- Rising Stars (2000) ... (boom operator)
- Music of Lust (2000) ... (production sound mixer)
- Lost Cowboy (2000) ... (production sound mixer)
 2000 An Unkindness of Ravens (location sound mixer)
 2000 Home the Horror Story (boom operator)
 1999 Enemy Action (boom operator)
 1999 Storm (Video) (boom operator)
 1999 From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money (Video) (sound mixer: US)
 1998 A Place Called Truth (boom operator)
 1998 Free Enterprise (boom operator)
 1998 The Godson (boom operator - as Robert Alden Backus)
 1998 Jesus 2000 (Short) (sound mixer)
 1998 Six-String Samurai (sound mixer)
 1998 Mosaic (sound mixer)
 1998 Modern Vampires (TV Movie) (boom operator)
 1997 Mixed Signals (production sound mixer)
 1997 She's So Lovely (sound utility - as Robert Alden Backus)
 1997 Deep Cover (boom operator)
 1996 Pacific Blue (TV Series) (boom operator)
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Alternate Names:

Robert Alden Backus | Rob Backus

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