Stan McClain is known for his work on Se7en (1995), Superman (1978) and Me, Myself & Irene (2000). See full bio »

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Se7en Camera and Electrical Department
Superman Camera and Electrical Department
Me, Myself & Irene
Me, Myself & Irene Camera and Electrical Department
Basic Instinct
Basic Instinct Camera and Electrical Department


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 2008 Weird Tales #2: Into Death Valley's Underground (Documentary) (additional camera)
 2007 Weird Tales #1 Death Valley's Ancient Underground (Documentary) (aerial cinematographer)
 2003 National Security (aerial camera operator)
 2003 Celebrity Wings (TV Series documentary) (aerial director of photography)
 2002 Big Trouble (aerial camera operator - uncredited)
 2001 Along Came a Spider (aerial camera operator - uncredited) / (aerial director of photography)
 2000 Lucky Numbers (director of photography: aerial unit)
 2000 Almost Famous (director of photography: aerial unit - uncredited)
 2000 Me, Myself & Irene (camera operator: Wescam)
 1999 Any Given Sunday (camera operator: Wescam camera - uncredited)
 1999 Man on the Moon (aerial camera: Lake Tahoe)
 1999 Garage Olimpo (director of photography: aerial unit)
 1998 Letters from a Killer (aerial director of photography)
 1997 The Setting Son (aerial director of photography)
 1997 The End of Violence (camera operator: Wescam camera)
 1997 Lost Highway (aerial camera operator)
 1996 My Fellow Americans (camera operator: Wescam camera)
 1996 The People vs. Larry Flynt (camera operator: Wescam camera - uncredited)
 1996 The Ghost and the Darkness (camera operator: aerial)
 1996 The Chamber (camera operator: Wescam camera)
 1996 Foxfire (camera operator: Wescam camera - as Stan McClean)
 1996 The Island of Dr. Moreau (camera operator: Wescam camera - uncredited)
 1996 The Birdcage (aerial camera operator)
 1995 Nixon (aerial director of photography - uncredited)
 1995 Money Train (camera operator: Wescam camera)
 1995 Se7en (camera operator: Wescam camera, additional photography)
 1995 Murder in the First (helicopter photographer - as Stanton McClain)
 1994 Nell (camera operator: Wescam camera)
 1994 Drop Zone (director of photography: second and aerial unit)
 1994 The Client (aerial director of photography: second unit - as Stan McLain)
 1994 I Love Trouble (camera operator: Wescam camera)
 1993 Tombstone (aerial camera operator - uncredited)
 1993 Fearless (aerial photographer - as R. Stanton McClain)
 1993 The Good Son (camera operator: Wescam camera)
 1993 So I Married an Axe Murderer (helicopter camera operator)
 1993 Made in America (director of photography: aerial unit)
 1993 This Boy's Life (camera operator: Wescam camera - uncredited)
 1993 Falling Down (camera operator: Wescam camera - uncredited)
 1993 The Hit List (camera operator: aerial Wescam)
 1992 Hoffa (camera operator: Wescam camera, Chicago)
 1992 Jennifer 8 (aerial camera operator - uncredited)
 1992/I Wind (director of photography: aerial unit)
 1992 Basic Instinct (Wescam operator: aerial unit)
 1991 At Play in the Fields of the Lord (director of photography: aerial unit)
 1991 Voyager (director of photography: aerial unit)
 1991 The Doors (aerial camera operator)
 1990 Flatliners (camera operator: Wescam camera - uncredited)
 1990 The Spirit in Architecture: John Lautner (Documentary) (aerial director of photography)
 1990 Fire Birds (director of aerial photography)
 1990 Crazy People (aerial camera operator) / (director of photography: aerial unit)
 1990 Drug Wars: The Camarena Story (TV Mini-Series) (camera operator - 3 episodes)
- Part 3 (1990) ... (camera operator: aerial unit)
- Part 2 (1990) ... (camera operator: aerial unit)
- Part 1 (1990) ... (camera operator: aerial unit)
 1989 Christine Cromwell (TV Series) (aerial director of photography)
 1989 The Karate Kid Part III (aerial camera operator)
 1988 War and Remembrance (TV Mini-Series) (camera operator - 5 episodes)
- Part 5 (1988) ... (camera operator: aerial unit)
- Part 4 (1988) ... (camera operator: aerial unit)
- Part 3 (1988) ... (camera operator: aerial unit)
- Part 2 (1988) ... (camera operator: aerial unit)
- Part I (1988) ... (camera operator: aerial unit)
 1988 U2: Rattle and Hum (Documentary) (aerial camera operator)
 1988 Buster (helicopter camera operator: Mexico)
 1987 Buck James (TV Series) (aerial camera operator - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1987) ... (aerial camera operator)
 1987 Innerspace (camera operator: second unit)
 1986 8 Million Ways to Die (camera operator: aerial unit, opening titles)
 1985 Rambo: First Blood Part II (camera operator: aerial unit - uncredited)
 1984 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series) (aerial camera operator)
 1984 Iceman (aerial camera operator - uncredited)
 1984 Airwolf (TV Movie) (aerial camera operator)
 1984 Airwolf (TV Series) (aerial camera operator)
 1984 Riptide (TV Series) (aerial camera operator)
 1983 Flyers (Short) (assistant camera: second unit)
 1983 The Right Stuff (assistant camera: aerial unit)
 1983 Stroker Ace (assistant camera: aerial unit)
 1981 Simon & Simon (TV Series) (assistant camera: second unit - 1981-1982)
 1981 The Pursuit of D.B. Cooper (assistant camera: aerial unit)
 1981 Red Flag: The Ultimate Game (TV Movie) (assistant camera: aerial unit)
 1981 Honky Tonk Freeway (assistant camera: aerial unit)
 1981 The Last Chase (assistant camera: aerial unit)
 1981 The Greatest American Hero (TV Series) (assistant camera: aerial unit - 3 episodes)
 1980 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series) (aerial camera operator - 1982-1983)
 1980 Raise the Titanic (assistant camera: aerial unit)
 1980 The Blues Brothers (assistant camera: aerial unit)
 1980 High Ice (TV Movie) (assistant camera)
 1979 The Great Santini (assistant camera: aerial unit - as Stan McClean)
 1979 Hart to Hart (TV Series) (assistant camera: second and aerial unit)
 1979 The Concorde... Airport '79 (assistant camera: aerial unit)
 1978 Superman (assistant camera: second unit and aerial USA)
 1978 Flying High (TV Series) (assistant camera - 1 episode)
- Flying High (1978) ... (assistant camera: aerial and second unit)
 1973 Jonathan Livingston Seagull (assistant camera: second aerial unit)
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R. Stanton McClain | Stanton McClain | Stan McClean | Stan McLain

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