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Rod Parkhurst (1937–2008)

Rod graduated from the Brooks Institute of Photography (Santa Barbara, Calf.) in 1960. Shortly thereafter he commenced his dream career as a Cinematographer. Working in the movie business took Rod to places around the world. He worked on many successful movies and TV shows such as Superman, McCabe & Mrs. Miller, Days of Heaven, and First Blood, ... See full bio »

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Superman Camera and Electrical Department
First Blood
First Blood Camera and Electrical Department
Days of Heaven
Days of Heaven Camera and Electrical Department
Roxanne Camera and Electrical Department


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 2004 Perfect Romance (TV Movie) (camera operator - uncredited)
 2002 Black Point (director of photography: second unit)
 1998 Floating Away (TV Movie) (camera operator: second camera)
 1996 Bordello of Blood (camera operator: "b" camera)
 1996 Sliders (TV Series) (camera operator - 13 episodes)
- As Time Goes By (1996) ... (camera operator)
- Invasion (1996) ... (camera operator)
- The Young and the Relentless (1996) ... (camera operator)
- Greatfellas (1996) ... (camera operator)
- Obsession (1996) ... (camera operator)
 1996 Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco (additional camera)
 1995 Man of the House (camera operator: "b" camera, second unit)
 1994 Andre (additional camera operator)
 1993 Another Stakeout (camera operator)
 1993 Arctic Blue (camera operator: second unit)
 1992 Shadow of a Stranger (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1992 The Hat Squad (TV Series) (camera operator - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1992) ... (camera operator)
 1991 Palace Guard (TV Series) (camera operator - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1991) ... (camera operator: Canada)
 1991 Deadly Intentions... Again? (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1990 Bird on a Wire (camera operator: second unit)
 1990 Short Time (additional camera operator)
 1989 Look Who's Talking (camera operator)
 1989 Who's Harry Crumb? (camera operator: second unit)
 1988 The Accused (additional camera operator)
 1988 Nightmare at Bittercreek (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1987 Deep Dark Secrets (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1987 Roxanne (camera operator)
 1987 The Stepfather (camera operator)
 1986 The Boy Who Could Fly (camera operator)
 1985 Rocky IV (camera operator: Vancouver)
 1985 The Journey of Natty Gann (camera operator)
 1985 Certain Fury (camera operator)
 1984 Mrs. Soffel (camera operator)
 1984 The Glitter Dome (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1984 Iceman (camera operator)
 1983 The Golden Seal (camera operator)
 1983 Packin' It In (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1983 The Best Christmas Pageant Ever (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1982 Harry Tracy: The Last of the Wild Bunch (camera operator)
 1982 First Blood (director of photography: second unit)
 1982 Highpoint (camera operator)
 1982 A Piano for Mrs. Cimino (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1981 Death Hunt (camera operator)
 1980 The Changeling (camera operator)
 1979 A Man, a Woman and a Bank (camera operator)
 1978 Who'll Save Our Children? (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1978 Superman (camera operator: Canada)
 1978 Days of Heaven (camera operator)
 1978 Marie Ann (camera operator)
 1976 Shadow of the Hawk (camera operator)
 1976 The Food of the Gods (camera operator)
 1975 Hey, I'm Alive (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1973 I Heard the Owl Call My Name (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1973 A Name for Evil (assistant cameraman)
 1971 McCabe & Mrs. Miller (photographer: second unit)
 1964 The Littlest Hobo (TV Series) (camera operator - 2 episodes)
- Double-Cross (1964) ... (camera operator)
- The Great Manhunt (1964) ... (camera operator)
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