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R.A. MacDonald (1912–1989)

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(age 76) in Ventura, California, USA

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Won 2 Oscars. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

Superman
Superman Special Effects
(1978)
Gremlins
Gremlins Special Effects
(1984)
The Outlaw Josey Wales
The Outlaw Josey Wales Special Effects
(1976)
Enemy Mine
Enemy Mine Special Effects
(1985)

Filmography

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 1986 Howard the Duck (special effects foreman - as Robert MacDonald)
 1985 Enemy Mine (special effects crew: MacDonald - as Bob MacDonald Sen.)
 1985 Explorers (special effects coordinator - as Robert MacDonald Sr.)
 1984 Gremlins (special effects supervisor - as Bob MacDonald Sr.)
 1982 Yes, Giorgio (special effects - as Robert A. MacDonald)
 1980 When Time Ran Out... (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1978 Superman (special effects: New Mexico - as Bob MacDonald)
 1978 Heaven Can Wait (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1977 March or Die (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1977 Cover Girls (TV Movie) (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1976 The Outlaw Josey Wales (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1976 I Will... I Will... For Now (special effects supervisor - as Robert A. MacDonald)
 1975 Whiffs (special effects supervisor - as Robert MacDonald)
 1975 Sweet Hostage (TV Movie) (special effects supervisor - as Robert MacDonald)
 1975 Russian Roulette (special effects - as Robert Macdonald)
 1975 Doc Savage: The Man of Bronze (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1975 Report to the Commissioner (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1972 What's Up, Doc? (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1970 Ryan's Daughter (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1969/I Alfred the Great (special effects - as Robert A. MacDonald)
 1968 A Flea in Her Ear (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1968 The Charge of the Light Brigade (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1968 The Biggest Bundle of Them All (special effects - as Robert Macdonald)
 1966 Is Paris Burning? (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1965 What's New Pussycat (special effects - as M. MacDonald)
 1962 The Longest Day (special effects - uncredited)
 1945 They Were Expendable (special effects - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Bob MacDonald Sr. | Robert MacDonald Sr. | Bob MacDonald | M. MacDonald | Robert A. MacDonald | Robert MacDonald | Robert Macdonald | Bob MacDonald Sen.
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