Robert A. Burns (1944–2004)


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Burns was a lifelong Texan (except for a couple of odd years in L.A.) and held a BFA from UT Austin. Before his film work, he had careers in commercial art, advertising and journalism. He was also a noted genealogist mostly due to his video "Out of Your Tree! Crazy About Genealogy." In May 2004, Bob was diagnosed with terminal cancer. Rather than ... See full bio »

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(age 60) in Seguin, Texas, USA

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Re-Animator Art Director
(1985)
From Beyond Art Department
(1986)
The Hills Have Eyes Art Director
(1977)
(1974)

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 1989 Nightwish
 1985 Re-Animator
 1983 Play Dead
 1983 Mausoleum (as Robert Burns)
 1982 Time Walker
 1982 Blood Song
 1981 Full Moon High (as Robert Burns)
 1981 The Howling
 1979 Microwave Massacre (as Robert Burns)
 1979 Don't Go Near the Park (as Robert Burns)
 1979 Tourist Trap
 1977 The Hills Have Eyes (as Robert Burns)
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Rondo and Bob, a documentary film about Robert A. Burns' obsession with Rondo Hatton was in production in 2018. See more »

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