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Robert Peterson (I) (1909–1979)

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Art director under contract at Columbia, 1940-1947 and 1948-1964. A specialist in gritty black & white drama, he created realistic sets for several notable crime films and minor films noir in the 1950's. Afterwards mostly active in television.

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Known For

Police Story
Police Story Art Director
(1973-1979)
In a Lonely Place
In a Lonely Place Art Director
(1950)
The Big Heat
The Big Heat Art Director
(1953)
Bewitched
Bewitched Art Director
(1964-1966)

Filmography

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 1973-1979 Police Story (TV Series) (93 episodes)
- A Chance to Live (1978)
- The Broken Badge (1978)
 1979 The Legend of the Golden Gun (TV Movie)
 1979 From Here to Eternity (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Part I (1979)
- Part II (1979)
- Part III (1979)
 1978 The Courage and the Passion (TV Movie)
 1978 Last of the Good Guys (TV Movie)
 1977 A Killing Affair (TV Movie)
 1977 Cover Girls (TV Movie)
 1977 Tabitha (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Pilot (1977)
 1976 Kiss Me, Kill Me (TV Movie)
 1975 Cop on the Beat (TV Movie)
 1975 A Matter of Wife... and Death (TV Movie)
 1974 The Last Angry Man (TV Movie)
 1972 Man on a String (TV Movie)
 1970-1971 The Young Rebels (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- Unbroken Chains (1970)
- The Infiltrator (1970)
- Dangerous Ally (1970)
- Stalemate (1970)
 1968-1970 Here Come the Brides (TV Series) (13 episodes)
- Two Women (1970)
- The Last Winter (1970)
- Hosanna's Way (1969)
 1969 In Name Only (TV Movie)
 1968-1969 The Outcasts (TV Series) (26 episodes)
- The Long Ride (1969)
- Give Me Tomorrow (1969)
 1966-1968 Iron Horse (TV Series) (41 episodes)
- Dry Run to Glory (1968)
- The Prisoners (1967)
- Wild Track (1967)
- Dealer's Choice (1967)
 1967 The Monkees (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1966 Scalplock (TV Movie)
 1965-1966 The Wackiest Ship in the Army (TV Series) (12 episodes)
- Voyage to Never Never (1966) ... (as Robert E. Peterson)
- The Ghost of Lord Nelson-San (1966) ... (as Robert E. Peterson)
- Brother Love (1966)
- The Lamb Who Hunted Wolves: Part 2 (1966) ... (as Robert E. Peterson)
 1964-1966 Bewitched (TV Series) (31 episodes)
- And Then There Were Three (1966) ... (as Robert E. Peterson)
- Cousin Edgar (1965)
- Eat at Mario's (1965)
 1963-1964 Grindl (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- The Moon Killer (1964)
- Grindl's Day Off (1964)
 1963 Empire (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1962 Zotz!
 1959-1960 Dennis the Menace (TV Series) (12 episodes)
- Dennis Runs Away (1960)
 1959-1960 Goodyear Theatre (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- A London Affair (1959)
 1959 Ride Lonesome
 1959 Alcoa Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Goodbye Johnny (1959)
 1958 Gunman's Walk
 1957 Casey Jones (TV Series) (13 episodes)
- Storm Warning (1957)
- One-Way Ticket (1957)
- Night Run (1957)
- Lost Train (1957)
- Iron Men (1957)
 1957 Tales of the Texas Rangers (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Gypsy Boy (1957)
- Trail Herd (1957)
- A Texas Million (1957)
 1957 Playhouse 90 (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1957 The Garment Jungle (as Robert E. Peterson)
 1956 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Remembrance Day (1956)
- The Clay Pigeon (1956)
- The Payoff (1956)
 1956 Celebrity Playhouse (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Dark Legacy (1956)
- No Escape (1956)
 1956 Father Knows Best (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Betty, Girl Engineer (1956) ... (as Robert E. Peterson)
 1956 Hot Blood
 1954-1955 Captain Midnight (TV Series) (17 episodes)
- Sunken Sapphires (1955)
- The Frozen Men (1955)
- The Secret Room (1955)
 1955 Jungle Jim (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Lagoon of Death (1955)
- Land of Terror (1955)
 1954 Human Desire
 1953 The Nebraskan
 1953 The Big Heat
 1953 The Juggler
 1952 The Brigand
 1952 Scandal Sheet
 1951 Sirocco
 1949 Tokyo Joe
 1949 Fuelin' Around (Short)
 1949 Hokus Pokus (Short)
 1948 Go Chase Yourself (Short)
 1948 Flat Feat (Short)
 1948 The Sheepish Wolf (Short)
 1947 Devil Ship
 1947 Backlash
 1946 Night Editor
 1941 The Stork Pays Off (uncredited)
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Bob Peterson | Robert E. Peterson
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Art director under contract at Columbia, 1940-1947 and 1948-1964. A specialist in gritty black & white drama, he created realistic sets for several notable crime films and minor films noir in the 1950's. Afterwards mostly active in television.

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