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Cliff Richardson (I) (1905–1985)


Father of British special effects veteran John Richardson. Grandfather of effects technician Marcus Richardson.


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 1975 Rosebud (special effects)
 1974 Juggernaut (special effects - uncredited)
 1974 Gold (special effects)
 1973 The MacKintosh Man (special effects)
 1973 The Day of the Jackal (special effects: England)
 1972 Young Winston (special effects)
 1971 Zeppelin (special effects)
 1970 The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (special effects)
 1970 The Adventurers (special effects)
 1969 Battle of Britain (special effects)
 1968 The Lost Continent (special effects)
 1968 Dark of the Sun (special effects)
 1967 The Dirty Dozen (special effects supervisor)
 1967 Casino Royale (special effects)
 1966 Judith (special effects)
 1965 Sands of the Kalahari (special effects)
 1965 Help! (special effects)
 1965 Lord Jim (special effects)
 1964 The 7th Dawn (special effects)
 1963 The Victors (special effects)
 1963 Tarzan's Three Challenges (special effects)
 1962 Lawrence of Arabia (special effects)
 1960 Exodus (special effects)
 1960 The Siege of Sidney Street (special effects)
 1960 The City of the Dead (special effects)
 1960 Scent of Mystery (special effects)
 1959 Killers of Kilimanjaro (special effects)
 1959 Shake Hands with the Devil (special effects)
 1959 The Last Blitzkrieg (special effects)
 1958 Desert Patrol (special effects)
 1958 Tank Force (special effects)
 1957 High Flight (special effects)
 1957 Fire Down Below (special effects)
 1956 Zarak (special effects)
 1956 Alexander the Great (special effects)
 1954 The Sea Shall Not Have Them (special effects)
 1954 Dance Little Lady (special effects)
 1953 The Intruder (special effects - uncredited)
 1953 Paratrooper (special effects)
 1952 Glory at Sea (special effects)
 1951 The African Queen (special effects)
 1951 Captain Horatio Hornblower R.N. (special effects)
 1948 Anna Karenina (special effects)
 1947 It Always Rains on Sunday (special effects - as C.Richardson)
 1947 Mine Own Executioner (special effects supervisor)
 1947 Frieda (special effects)
 1947 The Loves of Joanna Godden (special effects)
 1946 Bedelia (special effects supervisor)
 1946 The Captive Heart (special effects)
 1945 Dead of Night (special effects - as C. Richardson)
 1944 They Came to a City (special effects supervisor - uncredited)
 1943 San Demetrio London (special effects supervisor - uncredited)
 1943 The Bells Go Down (special effects)
 1942 The Big Blockade (special effects supervisor - uncredited)
 1941 Ships with Wings (special effects supervisor - uncredited)

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Alternate Names:

C.Richardson | C. Richardson | Cliff John Richardson | Clifford Richardson

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Father of British special effects veteran John Richardson. Grandfather of effects technician Marcus Richardson.

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