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Glen Robinson (I) (1914–2002)

Glen Robinson was born on September 20, 1914 in Idaho, USA as Thomas Glenn Robinson. He is known for his work on King Kong (1976), Logan's Run (1976) and Flash Gordon (1980). He died on March 27, 2002 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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King Kong
King Kong Special Effects
Logan's Run
Logan's Run Special Effects
Flash Gordon
Flash Gordon Special Effects
Battle of Britain
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 1984 Meatballs Part II (special effects)
 1982 Amityville II: The Possession (special effects supervisor)
 1982 Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (special effects)
 1981 Pennies from Heaven (special effects)
 1980 Island Claws (special effects)
 1980 Flash Gordon (special effects consultant)
 1979 Meteor (special effects supervisor)
 1979 Kaala Patthar (special effects)
 1979 Hurricane (special effects)
 1977 Demon Seed (special mechanical effects - uncredited)
 1976 King Kong (special effects) / (the producer wishes to acknowledge that Kong has been constructed by)
 1976 Logan's Run (special effects)
 1975 The Hindenburg (special mechanical effects - as Glenn Robinson)
 1974 Earthquake (special effects - uncredited)
 1970 Tora! Tora! Tora! (mechanical effects - uncredited)
 1969 Battle of Britain (special effects)
 1968 The Bamboo Saucer (special effects)
 1967 The Rat Patrol (TV Series) (special effects - 3 episodes)
- The Last Chance Raid (1967) ... (special effects)
- Two for One Raid (1967) ... (special effects)
- The One That Got Away Raid (1967) ... (special effects)
 1956 Forbidden Planet (special effects technician - uncredited)
 1939 The Wizard of Oz (special effects prop shop - uncredited)
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