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Donald Peterman (1932–2011)

Donald Peterman was born on January 3, 1932 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Donald William Peterman. He is known for his work on Men in Black (1997), Point Break (1991) and How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000). He was married to Sally. He died on February 5, 2011 in Palos Verdes Estates, California. See full bio »

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 2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas (director of photography - as Don Peterman)
 1998 Mighty Joe Young (director of photography - as Don Peterman)
 1997 Men in Black (director of photography - as Don Peterman)
 1995 Get Shorty
 1994 Speechless (as Don Peterman)
 1993 Addams Family Values (director of photography)
 1992 Mr. Saturday Night (director of photography - as Don Peterman)
 1991 Point Break (director of photography)
 1989 She's Out of Control (director of photography)
 1988 She's Having a Baby (as Don Peterman)
 1987 Planes, Trains & Automobiles (director of photography - as Don Peterman)
 1986 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (director of photography - as Don Peterman)
 1986 Gung Ho (director of photography - as Don Peterman)
 1985 American Flyers (director of photography - as Don Peterman)
 1985 Cocoon (director of photography - as Don Peterman)
 1984 Mass Appeal
 1984 Best Defense (as Don Peterman)
 1984 Splash (director of photography - as Don Peterman)
 1983 Flashdance (director of photography - as Don Peterman)
 1982 Kiss Me Goodbye (director of photography)
 1982 Young Doctors in Love (as Don Peterman)
 1981 Rich and Famous (as Don Peterman)
 1979 When a Stranger Calls (director of photography - as Don Peterman)
 1979 UFOs: It Has Begun (Documentary) (as Don Peterman)
 1974 Kolchak: The Night Stalker (TV Series) (director of photography - 1 episode)
- The Ripper (1974) ... (director of photography)
 1972 Domo Arigato
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Father of Keith Peterman, Jay Peterman and Brad Peterman. See more »

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