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Matthew F. Leonetti

Matthew F. Leonetti was born on July 31, 1941 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Matthew Frank Leonetti. He is known for his work on Strange Days (1995), Star Trek: First Contact (1996) and Star Trek: Insurrection (1998). See full bio »

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Known For

Strange Days Cinematographer
Star Trek: First Contact Cinematographer
Star Trek: Insurrection Cinematographer
The Butterfly Effect Cinematographer


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 2013 Movie 43 (director of photography - segments "The Pitch", "Truth or Dare")
 2012 The Three Stooges (director of photography)
 2011 Hall Pass
 2010 Cool Dog (Video) (director of photography - as Matthew Frank)
 2008 Soul Men
 2008 What Happens in Vegas (director of photography)
 2008 Unhitched (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (2008) ... (as Matt Leonetti)
 2007 The Heartbreak Kid (director of photography)
 2007 Pride (director of photography)
 2006 Accepted
 2005 Santa's Slay (director of photography)
 2005 Fever Pitch (director of photography)
 2004 The Butterfly Effect (director of photography)
 2003 2 Fast 2 Furious (director of photography)
 2001 Rush Hour 2 (director of photography)
 2000 Bear to the Right (Short)
 1998 Star Trek: Insurrection (director of photography)
 1998 Species II
 1996 Star Trek: First Contact (director of photography)
 1996 Fled (director of photography)
 1995 Strange Days
 1992 Leap of Faith (director of photography)
 1991 Dead Again (director of photography)
 1990 Another 48 Hrs. (director of photography)
 1990 Hard to Kill (director of photography)
 1988 Secret Witness (TV Movie)
 1988 Red Heat (director of photography)
 1987 Dragnet (director of photography)
 1987 Extreme Prejudice (director of photography)
 1986 Jumpin' Jack Flash (director of photography)
 1986 Under the Influence (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1986 American Geisha (TV Movie)
 1985 Commando
 1985 Jagged Edge (director of photography)
 1985 Weird Science
 1985 Fast Forward (director of photography)
 1984 Songwriter
 1984 Jessie (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (1984)
 1984 The Ice Pirates (director of photography)
 1983 Happy (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1983 Lottery! (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Being a Winner (1983)
 1982 E.T. and Friends: Magical Movie Visitors (TV Movie documentary) (director of photography)
 1982 Hotline (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1982 Tucker's Witch (TV Series) (director of photography - 1 episode)
- The Good Witch of Laurel Canyon (1982) ... (director of photography)
 1982 Fast Times at Ridgemont High (director of photography)
 1982 Poltergeist (director of photography)
 1982 Mae West (TV Movie)
 1981 Stand by Your Man (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1981 Crazy Times (TV Movie)
 1981 Eyewitness
 1980 Raise the Titanic (director of photography)
 1980 Turnover Smith (TV Movie)
 1979 Breaking Away (director of photography)
 1979 Son-Rise: A Miracle of Love (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1979 Willa (TV Movie)
 1978 A Fire in the Sky (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1978 The American Girls (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1978 The Comedy Company (TV Movie)
 1978 Special Olympics (TV Movie)
 1978 Ruby and Oswald (TV Movie)
 1978 Superdome (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1977 Prime Time (as Matthew Leonetti)
 1977 The Chicken Chronicles (director of photography)
 1977 The Hostage Heart (TV Movie)
 1977 Flight to Holocaust (TV Movie)
 1977 Mr. Billion
 1977 The Spell (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1976 The Call of the Wild (TV Movie)
 1976 High Risk (TV Movie)
 1975 The Lives of Jenny Dolan (TV Movie)
 1975 The Deadly Tower (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1975 Bronk (TV Series) (director of photography - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1975) ... (director of photography)
 1975 Search for the Gods (TV Movie) (as Matt Leonetti)
 1975 The Secret Night Caller (TV Movie)
 1974 Terror on the 40th Floor (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1974 Hurricane (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1974 The Elevator (TV Movie)
 1974 The Bat People (director of photography - as Matthew Leonetti)
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Matthew Frank | Matt Leonetti Sr. | Matthew Leonetti | Matt Leonetti


John R. Leonetti (sibling)

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