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Richard E. Cunha (1922–2005)

Hawaiian-born Richard E. Cunha received his film training in the newsreel and motion picture units of the US Army Air Corps during World War II. He made his first step into the civilian film business by making industrial films and commercials, and then moved on to write, shoot and direct such early TV shows as "The Adventures of Marshal O'Dell" ... See full bio »
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  Branded (TV Series) (6 episodes, 1965) (director of photography - 1 episode, 1965)
- Price of a Name (1965) ... (as Richard Cunha)
- A Taste of Poison (1965) ... (as Richard Cunha)
- That the Brave Endure (1965) ... (as Richard Cunha)
- Rules of the Game (1965) ... (as Richard Cunha)
- The Test (1965) ... (as Richard Cunha)
 1964-1965 Death Valley Days (TV Series) (director of photography - 6 episodes)
- No Gun Behind His Badge (1965) ... (director of photography)
- Raid on the San Francisco Mint (1965) ... (director of photography - as Richard Cunha)
- The Race at Cherry Creek (1965) ... (director of photography - as Richard Cunha)
- There Was Another Dalton Brother (1964) ... (director of photography - as Richard Cunha)
- Honor the Name Dennis Driscoll (1964) ... (director of photography - as Richard Cunha)
 1961 Bloodlust! (photography by)
 1958 Giant from the Unknown (director of photography - as Richard Cunha)
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Other Works:

(1950s) TV commercial: Directed a commercial for Wheaties cereal See more »

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1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | 2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Richard Cunha

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After he left the film business he opened up a video-rental shop in Oceanside, CA, called Video Depot. See more »



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