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David L. Quaid (1920–2010)

David L. Quaid was born on March 27, 1920 in Glendale, New York, USA as David Laurence Quaid. He is known for his work on Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (1964), The Swimmer (1968) and Pretty Poison (1968). He was married to Dorothy Lillian Hall. He died on August 19, 2010 in Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA. See full bio »

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 1984 American Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1983 I Am the Cheese (director of photography - as David Quaid)
 1979 Gold of the Amazon Women (TV Movie)
 1970 Jenny
 1968 Pretty Poison (director of photography - as David Quaid)
 1968 The Swimmer (director of photography)
 1964 Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (director of photography)
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 1981 Arthur (additional photographer - as David Quaid)
 1978 Bloodbrothers (special photographer - as David Quaid)
 1977 Exorcist II: The Heretic (camera operator: second unit - as David Quaid)
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 1980 The Solar Film (Short) (thanks: special contributions - as David Quaide)
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 2000 Shooting War (TV Movie documentary)
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David was in Merrill's Marauders in World War II.

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