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Randy Thom

Randy Thom started his career in radio and music recording before making the transition to film in 1975, when he was hired on Apocalypse Now (1979) as a sound effects recordist. Since then, Thom has worked in a wide variety of creative capacities within the sound department in over seventy five films. For example, in addition to being the music ... See full bio »

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 2015/II The Walk (supervising sound designer) / (supervising sound mixer) (post-production)
 2015 Crimson Peak (supervising sound designer) (completed)
 2014 How to Train Your Dragon 2 (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound designer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2014 Rio 2 (sound designer)
 2013 Free Birds (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2013 Epic (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound designer)
 2013 After Earth (sound designer: Skywalker Sound)
 2013 The Croods (ADR group - as Randall Thom) / (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer) / (voice designer: Sandy)
 2012/I Flight (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor - uncredited)
 2012 Not Fade Away (sound consultant)
 2012 The Lorax (supervising sound editor)
 2011 Rio (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound designer) / (supervising sound editor - uncredited)
 2011 Mars Needs Moms (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2010 The Last Airbender (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound designer)
 2010 Despicable Me (sound design consultant)
 2010 How to Train Your Dragon (sound designer) / (supervising sound editor) / (supervising sound mixer)
 2010 Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (supervising sound designer) / (supervising sound re-recording mixer)
 2009 A Christmas Carol (supervising sound designer) / (supervising sound re-recording mixer)
 2009 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound designer)
 2009 Coraline (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2008 Bolt (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2008 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (sound designer)
 2008 The Sky Crawlers (sound designer)
 2008 Glago's Guest (Short) (sound designer)
 2008 Horton Hears a Who! (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2008 Standard Operating Procedure (Documentary) (sound designer)
 2007 Beowulf (supervising sound designer) / (supervising sound mixer)
 2007 Bee Movie (sound designer)
 2007 Enchanted (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2007 The Simpsons Movie (sound designer)
 2007 Ratatouille (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2006 Eragon (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2006 Scarface: The World Is Yours (Video Game) (sound designer)
 2006 Monster House (supervising sound designer) / (supervising sound editor) / (supervising sound mixer)
 2006 Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait (Documentary) (sound designer)
 2006 Over the Hedge (sound mixing)
 2006 Ice Age: The Meltdown (sound designer) / (sound mixing) / (supervising sound editor)
 2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (sound designer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2005 War of the Worlds (sound designer)
 2004 The Incredibles (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound editor)
 2004 The Polar Express (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2004 Shrek 2 (sound designer)
 2004/I Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence (sound designer)
 2003 Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (sound re-recording mixer) / (supervising sound designer)
 2003 Shrek 4-D (Short) (sound designer)
 2003 Darkness Falls (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2002 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (sound designer - as David Randall Thom) / (sound supervisor - as David Randall Thom)
 2002 Windtalkers (supervising sound re-recording mixer)
 2001 Osmosis Jones (sound designer: Skywalker Sound)
 2001 Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2001 Avalon (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2000 Cast Away (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2000 What Lies Beneath (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 2000 Reindeer Games (sound designer)
 1999 Bicentennial Man (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 1999 Snow Falling on Cedars (sound re-recording mixer)
 1999 In Too Deep (additional sound designer)
 1999 The Iron Giant (sound designer)
 1999 Arlington Road (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 1999 Forces of Nature (sound designer)
 1998 Stepmom (sound re-recording mixer)
 1998 Plug (Short) (sound designer)
 1997 Starship Troopers (sound designer)
 1997 Contact (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 1997 Mimic (sound designer)
 1996 Mars Attacks! (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 1996 Chain Reaction (sound designer)
 1996 The Frighteners (sound designer) / (supervising sound re-recording mixer)
 1995 Jumanji (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 1995 Nine Months (sound designer)
 1995 Species (sound re-recording mixer)
 1994 Yellowstone (Documentary short) (sound designer)
 1994 Disclosure (sound re-recording mixer)
 1994 Miracle on 34th Street (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 1994 Forrest Gump (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 1993 Hidden Hawaii (Documentary short) (sound designer)
 1993 The Nutcracker (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 1993 The Saint of Fort Washington (sound re-recording mixer)
 1993 House of Cards (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 1993 Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (additional sound)
 1991 The Dark Wind (sound designer)
 1991 A Brief History of Time (Documentary) (sound effects) / (supervising sound re-recording mixer)
 1991 Backdraft (sound re-recording mixer)
 1990 Cold Dog Soup (supervising sound re-recording mixer)
 1990 Wild at Heart (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 1990 Cry-Baby (sound re-recording mixer)
 1989 Always (foley artist) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 1989 Romero (sound re-recording mixer)
 1988 The Thin Blue Line (Documentary) (sound re-recording consultant)
 1988 Tucker: The Man and His Dream (sound re-recording mixer)
 1988 Colors (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 1988 The Couch Trip (sound mixer)
 1987 Spaceballs (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 1987 Gardens of Stone (sound re-recording mixer)
 1986 Howard the Duck (sound designer: Skywalker Sound) / (sound re-recording mixer: Skywalker Sound)
 1985 Ewoks: The Battle for Endor (TV Movie) (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 1985 Latino (sound designer) / (supervising sound mixer)
 1985 The Mean Season (sound re-recording mixer)
 1984 The Ewok Adventure (TV Movie) (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 1984 Grand Canyon: The Hidden Secrets (Documentary short) (sound) / (sound designer) / (supervising mixer)
 1984 Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (additional sound effects)
 1984 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (sound re-recording mixer)
 1983 The Right Stuff (sound re-recording mixer)
 1983 Rumble Fish (production sound mixer) / (sound effects recordist)
 1983 Never Cry Wolf (sound mixer)
 1983 Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (production sound) / (sound re-recording mixer)
 1982 Koyaanisqatsi (Documentary) (sound effects recordist)
 1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark (sound effects - uncredited)
 1980 Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (sound effects recordist)
 1979 Apocalypse Now (post-production sound recordist)
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Other Works:

Trailer for Dolby Digital "Ghost Train" - Sound Designer/Re-Recording Mixer (2011) Trailer for "Gears of War" - Supervising Sound Designer/Re-recording Mixer See more »

Alternate Names:

David Randall Thom | Randall Thom

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