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John M. Nickolaus (1881–1963)

John M. Nickolaus was born on September 23, 1881. He is known for his work on The Wizard of Oz (1939), You Can't Fool a Camera (1941) and Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1925). He was married to Olive B. King. He died on October 29, 1963 in Los Angeles County, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1941 You Can't Fool a Camera (Documentary short) (technical cooperator - as John J. Nickolaus)
 1939 The Wizard of Oz (laboratory supervisor - uncredited)
 1938 The Adventures of Marco Polo (tinting and toning supervisor - uncredited)
 1938 The Girl of the Golden West (tinting and toning - uncredited)
 1937 The Good Earth (laboratory supervisor: sepia tinting - uncredited)
 1925 Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (laboratory supervisor - uncredited)
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 1929 The Hollywood Revue of 1929 (uncredited)
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 1937 The Prisoner of Zenda (special effects - uncredited)
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 1939 The Hardys Ride High (assistant camera - uncredited)
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 1938 Another Romance of Celluloid (Documentary short)
Himself (uncredited)
 1925 1925 Studio Tour (Documentary short)
Himself - in Charge of the Laboratory (as John Nickolaus)

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