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James J. Murakami

James J. Murakami is known for his work on Apocalypse Now (1979), Groundhog Day (1993) and Unforgiven (1992). See full bio »

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Apocalypse Now
Apocalypse Now Art Department
Groundhog Day
Groundhog Day Art Department
Unforgiven Art Department
The Game
The Game Art Director


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 2004-2005 Deadwood (TV Series) (24 episodes)
- Childish Things (2005)
 2002 First Monday (TV Series)
 1997 The Game (supervising art director - as Jim Murakami)
 1997 The Relic (as James Murakami)
 1995 Crimson Tide
 1993 True Romance
 1991 Delirious
 1990 Coupe de Ville (as Jim Murakami)
 1988 Midnight Run
 1986 Lucas (as James Murakami)
 1984 Joy of Sex (as Jim Murakami)
 1983 WarGames
 1982 The Escape Artist (as James Murakami)
 1979 Battlestar Galactica (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The Hand of God (1979)
- Greetings from Earth (1979) ... (as James J. Muraicami)
 1978 Special Olympics (TV Movie)
 1978 The Other Side of Hell (TV Movie) (as James Murakami)
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James J. Muraicami | James L. Murakami | James Murakami | Jimmy J. Murakami | Jim Murakami

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