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Stephen B. Grimes (1927–1988)

Stephen B. Grimes was born on April 18, 1927 in Weybridge, Surrey, England. He was a production designer and art director, known for Out of Africa (1985), On Golden Pond (1981) and Never Say Never Again (1983). He died on September 12, 1988 in Positano, Campania, Italy. See full bio »

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Out of Africa
Out of Africa Production Designer
On Golden Pond
On Golden Pond Production Designer
Never Say Never Again
Never Say Never Again Production Designer
Three Days of the Condor
Three Days of the Condor Production Designer


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 1987 The Dead (as Stephen Grimes)
 1985 Out of Africa (as Stephen Grimes)
 1983 The Dresser (as Stephen Grimes)
 1983 Never Say Never Again (as Stephen Grimes)
 1983 Krull (as Stephen Grimes)
 1981 On Golden Pond (as Stephen Grimes)
 1981 True Confessions (as Stephen S. Grimes)
 1980 Urban Cowboy (as Stephen Grimes)
 1979 The Electric Horseman (as Stephen Grimes)
 1978 Straight Time (as Stephen Grimes)
 1977 Bobby Deerfield (as Stephen Grimes)
 1976 Murder by Death (as Stephen Grimes)
 1975 Three Days of the Condor (as Stephen Grimes)
 1974 The Yakuza (as Stephen Grimes)
 1973 The Way We Were (as Stephen Grimes)
 1970 Ryan's Daughter (as Stephen Grimes)
 1969 Sinful Davey (as Stephen Grimes)
 1967 Reflections in a Golden Eye (as Stephen Grimes)
 1966 This Property Is Condemned (as Stephen Grimes)
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Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (3 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
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Stephen S. Grimes | Stephen Grimes

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