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Dorse A. Lanpher (1935–2011)

Dorse A. Lanpher was born on June 10, 1935 in the USA. He is known for his work on The Lion King (1994), Beauty and the Beast (1991) and Aladdin (1992). He died on December 16, 2011 in Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA. See full bio »


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The Lion King
The Lion King Visual Effects
Beauty and the Beast
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Aladdin Visual Effects
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 2004 Home on the Range (visual effects animator)
 2001 Atlantis: The Lost Empire (visual effects animator)
 2000 The Emperor's New Groove (supervising visual effects animator)
 1999 Fantasia 2000 (visual effects animator - segment "Rhapsody in Blue")
 1999 Tarzan (visual effects animator)
 1998 Mulan (visual effects animator)
 1997 Hercules (supervising visual effects animator)
 1996 The Hunchback of Notre Dame (supervising visual effects animator - as Dorse Lanpher)
 1995/I Pocahontas (effects animator - as Dorse Lanpher)
 1994 The Lion King (effects animator - as Dorse Lanpher)
 1993 The Simpsons (TV Series) (effects animator - 1 episode)
- Whacking Day (1993) ... (effects animator)
 1993 Trail Mix-Up (Short) (special effects animator - as Dorse Lanpher)
 1992 Aladdin (effects animator - as Dorse Lanpher)
 1991 Beauty and the Beast (supervising effects animator - as Dorse Lanpher)
 1991 Dragon's Lair II: Timewarp (Video Game) (visual effects supervisor)
 1990 The Prince and the Pauper (Short) (effects animator)
 1990 Roller Coaster Rabbit (Short) (special effects animator)
 1989 The Little Mermaid (effects animator)
 1988 The Land Before Time (special effects directing animator)
 1988 Oliver & Company (effects animator)
 1988 Who Framed Roger Rabbit (effects animator - as Dorse Lanpher)
 1986 An American Tail (special effects directing animator)
 1983 Space Ace (Video Game) (visual effects supervisor)
 1983 Dragon's Lair (Video Game) (visual effects supervisor)
 1982 The Secret of NIMH (special effects supervisor - as Dorse A. Lanpher)
 1981 The Fox and the Hound (effects animator - uncredited)
 1980 Xanadu (special effects: animation sequence unit - as Dorse Lanpher)
 1979 Banjo the Woodpile Cat (TV Short) (effects animator)
 1979 The Black Hole (animator)
 1978 The Small One (Short) (effects animator)
 1977 Pete's Dragon (effects animator)
 1977 The Rescuers (effects animator)
 1961 101 Dalmatians (effects assistant - uncredited)
 1959 Sleeping Beauty (assistant effects animator - uncredited)
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