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 2016/II Fallen (gaffer) (completed)
 2016 Suicide Squad (gaffer) (post-production)
 2016/I The Choice (gaffer)
 2015 Ithaca (gaffer)
 2015 Jupiter Ascending (gaffer: US)
 2014 Sirens (TV Series) (gaffer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2014) ... (gaffer - as Rich Thomas, 2012)
 2013 The East (gaffer - as Richard Thomas)
 2012 The Lucky One (chief lighting technician)
 2011 Bad Teacher (gaffer)
 2011 Thor (chief lighting technician: second unit - as Richard Thomas)
 2011 The Dilemma (gaffer)
 2010 Ca$h (gaffer)
 2009 The Blind Side (gaffer)
 2009 The Men Who Stare at Goats (chief lighting technician)
 2009 Year One (gaffer)
 2009 Horsemen (gaffer)
 2009 Taking Chance (TV Movie) (gaffer: Montana)
 2008 The Burning Plain (chief lighting technician)
 2008 The Promotion (gaffer)
 2007 Delta Farce (gaffer)
 2007 Atlanta (TV Movie) (gaffer)
 2007 The Lookout (chief lighting technician)
 2007 Three Days to Vegas (chief lighting technician)
 2006 Let's Go to Prison (gaffer)
 2006 Flags of Our Fathers (key rigging gaffer)
 2005 Prison Break (TV Series) (gaffer - 3 episodes)
- Cute Poison (2005) ... (gaffer)
- Cell Test (2005) ... (gaffer)
- Allen (2005) ... (gaffer)
 2005 The Ice Harvest (gaffer)
 2005 The Amityville Horror (gaffer)
 2004 NYPD 2069 (TV Movie) (lighting director)
 2004 Surviving Christmas (co-gaffer)
 2004 Zamboni Man (Short) (gaffer)
 2003 Empathy (Documentary) (gaffer)
 2003 The Company (gaffer)
 2003 Normal (TV Movie) (gaffer)
 2002 Barbershop (chief lighting technician)
 2002 Road to Perdition (gaffer: Chicago)
 2002 Design (gaffer)
 2001 Carnauba: A Son's Memoir (Documentary) (grip)
 2001 The Secret (gaffer)
 2001 Just Visiting (gaffer: second unit)
 2001 The Third Rail (Short) (gaffer)
 2001 The Rest of Your Life (gaffer)
 1999 Stir of Echoes (additional grip)
 1996 Riders of the Purple Sage (TV Movie) (grip)
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Richard Thomas | Rich Thomas

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