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Bill Johnson (VIII) (1938–2000)

Bill Johnson was born in 1938. He is known for his work on Taxi Driver (1976), Diamonds Are Forever (1971) and The Front (1976). He died on September 22, 2000 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »


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Known For

Taxi Driver
Taxi Driver Camera and Electrical Department
Diamonds Are Forever
Diamonds Are Forever Camera and Electrical Department
The Front
The Front Camera and Electrical Department
The Driver
The Driver Camera and Electrical Department


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 1989 Teen Witch (electrician)
 1989 The Road Raiders (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1987 Six Against the Rock (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1987 In Love and War (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1986 Convicted (TV Movie) (camera operator - as William Johnson)
 1984 Fear City (camera operator: second New York)
 1982 Class Reunion (camera operator)
 1982 Hammett (camera operator)
 1981 All Night Long (camera operator)
 1980 A Change of Seasons (camera operator)
 1980 Loving Couples (camera operator)
 1980 Raise the Titanic (camera operator)
 1979 The Concorde... Airport '79 (camera operator - as William Johnson)
 1978 Moment by Moment (camera operator - as William Johnson)
 1978 The Driver (camera operator)
 1976 The Front (second assistant camera)
 1976 From Noon Till Three (camera operator)
 1976 Taxi Driver (assistant cameraman)
 1975 The Killer Elite (camera operator)
 1974 Earthquake (camera operator - uncredited)
 1974 Airport 1975 (camera operator - uncredited)
 1974 Mame (camera operator - uncredited)
 1973 The Thief Who Came to Dinner (camera operator - uncredited)
 1972 Portnoy's Complaint (camera operator - as William Johnson)
 1972 Cisco Pike (camera operator - uncredited)
 1971 Diamonds Are Forever (camera operator)
 1971 The Steagle (camera operator - as William Johnson)
 1971 Brother John (camera operator)
 1970 Rio Lobo (camera operator - uncredited)
 1970 The Wild Country (camera operator - uncredited)
 1969 Topaz (camera operator - uncredited)
 1967 Valley of the Dolls (camera operator - uncredited)
 1967 In Like Flint (camera operator - uncredited)
 1965 Von Ryan's Express (camera operator - uncredited)
 1963 Come Blow Your Horn (camera operator)
 1962 Billy Rose's Jumbo (camera assistant - uncredited) / (camera operator - uncredited)
 1962 How the West Was Won (camera operator - uncredited)
 1960 Ocean's 11 (first assistant camera - uncredited)
 1960 Can-Can (camera operator - uncredited)
 1959 A Hole in the Head (camera operator - uncredited)
 1958 Some Came Running (camera operator - uncredited)
 1958 Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (camera operator - uncredited)
 1955 Strategic Air Command (camera operator - uncredited)
 1954 The Glenn Miller Story (camera operator - uncredited)
 1950 Harvey (camera operator - uncredited)
 1950 Winchester '73 (camera operator - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

William Johnson

Did You Know?


For many years he severed as camera operator for renown director of photography, William Daniles, ASC, working with the top stars of his era, including, Jimmy Stewart, Frank Sinatra, David Niven, Doris Day and Marilyn Monroe. See more »

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