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Rick Dior (1947–1998)

Rick Dior was born on April 9, 1947 as Richard Dior. He is known for his work on Apollo 13 (1995), Ransom (1996) and The Pelican Brief (1993). He was married to Sandra Dior. He died on October 26, 1998 in Marlboro, New Jersey, USA. See full bio »


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Apollo 13
Apollo 13 Sound Department
Ransom Sound Department
The Pelican Brief
The Pelican Brief Sound Department
Dirty Dancing
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 2003 Coffee and Cigarettes (re-recording mixer - segment "Twins")
 1999 Giving It Up (re-recording mixer)
 1999 Suits (sound)
 1990-1998 American Experience (TV Series documentary) (re-recording mixer - 5 episodes)
- America 1900 (1998) ... (re-recording mixer)
- Surviving the Dust Bowl (1998) ... (re-recording mixer)
- The Telephone (1997) ... (re-recording mixer)
- Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern (1995) ... (re-recording mixer)
- Lindbergh (1990) ... (re-recording mixer)
 1998 Listening to You: The Who at the Isle of Wight 1970 (TV Movie documentary) (sound re-recording mixer: Sync Sound)
  American Masters (TV Series documentary) (sound re-recordist - 1 episode, 1998) (sound re-recording - 1 episode, 1985)
- Leonard Bernstein: Reaching for the Note (1998) ... (sound re-recordist)
 1998 The Art of Influence (TV Movie documentary) (sound mixer)
 1998 New Rose Hotel (re-recording mixer)
 1998 Witness to the Mob (TV Movie) (re-recording mixer)
 1998 Frogs for Snakes (re-recording mixer)
 1998 Slam (re-recording mixer)
 1998 2by4 (sound)
 1997 Green Chimneys (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 1997 Sleeping Together (re-recording mixer)
 1996-1997 Frontline (TV Series documentary) (re-recording mixer - 2 episodes)
- The Lost American (1997) ... (re-recording mixer)
- Loose Nukes (1996) ... (re-recording mixer)
 1997 Say It, Fight It, Cure It (TV Movie) (re-recording mixer)
 1997 Niagara, Niagara (re-recording mixer)
 1997 Broadway Damage (re-recording mixer)
 1997 A Brother's Kiss (re-recording mixer)
 1997 Family Name (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 1997 His and Hers (re-recording mixer)
 1996 Baby, Oh Baby: The Six-Pack Is Back (TV Movie documentary) (post-production audio)
 1996 Ransom (re-recording mixer)
 1996 With God on Our Side: The Rise of the Religious Right in America (TV Mini-Series documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 1992-1996 Real Sex (TV Series documentary) (sound mixer - 4 episodes)
- Real Sex 15 (1996) ... (sound mixer)
- Real Sex 16 (1996) ... (sound mixer)
- Real Sex 9 (1994) ... (sound mixer)
- Real Sex 3 (1992) ... (sound mixer)
 1996 Message to Love: The Isle of Wight Festival (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 1996 Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 1995 Jim Dine: A Self-Portrait on the Walls (Documentary short) (sound mixer)
 1995 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 1995 Dead Man Walking (re-recording mixer)
 1995 Catwalk (Documentary) (sound re-recordist - as Ric Dior)
 1995 Closer to Home (re-recording mixer)
 1995/I Apollo 13 (re-recording mixer)
 1995 Heavy (additional production sound mixer - uncredited) / (re-recording mixer)
 1994 George Marshall & the American Century (TV Movie documentary) (re-recording)
 1994 Seasons of the Heart (TV Movie) (re-recording mixer)
 1994 The Paper (sound)
 1993 Power of Water (TV Movie documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 1993 The Pelican Brief (re-recording mixer)
 1993 The Shvitz (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 1993 The Ballad of Little Jo (re-recording mixer)
 1993 Degenerate Art (TV Movie documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 1992 Bob Roberts (re-recording mixer)
 1992 A Fine Romance (sound mixer)
 1992 Juice (re-recording mixer)
 1992 The General Motors Playwrights Theater (TV Series) (re-recording mixer - 2 episodes)
- Hale the Hero (1992) ... (re-recording mixer)
- Avenue Z Afternoon ... (re-recording mixer)
 1991 Missing Pieces (re-recording mixer)
 1991 Mississippi Masala (re-recording mixer)
 1991 Jimi Hendrix at the Isle of Wight (Documentary) (re-recording engineer)
 1990 An Empty Bed (sound mixer)
 1990 Chimps: So Like Us (Documentary short) (re-recording mixer)
 1990 Love Hurts (re-recording mixer)
 1990 Antigone/Rites of Passion (re-recording mixer - as Richard Dior)
 1990 Paris Is Burning (Documentary) (sound mixer: New York)
 1990 Criminal Justice (TV Movie) (re-recording mixer)
 1990 Q & A (sound re-recording engineer)
 1989 Staying Together (re-recording mixer)
 1989 Parenthood (re-recording mixer)
 1989 Mystery Train (sound re-recording mixer: Todd A/O East)
 1989 Miss Firecracker (re-recording mixer)
 1989 Parents (re-recording mixer)
 1988 The Accused (re-recording mixer: New York)
 1988 Crossing Delancey (re-recording mixer)
 1987 Born Again: Life in a Fundamentalist Baptist Church (Documentary) (sound mixer)
 1987 Signed: Lino Brocka (Documentary) (re-recording)
 1987 China Girl (re-recording mixer)
 1987 Dirty Dancing (re-recording mixer)
 1987 The Quick and the Dead (TV Movie) (re-recording mixer - as Richard Dior)
 1987 Eat and Run (re-recording mixer)
 1986 Jenny (Short) (re-recording mixer)
 1986 Rate It X (Documentary) (sound mixer: Trans Audio - as Richard Dior)
 1986 Verdict: The Wrong Man (TV Movie documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 1986 ...And the Pursuit of Happiness (TV Movie documentary) (dubbing mixer)
 1986 Belizaire the Cajun (re-recording mixer)
 1985 Dances Sacred and Profane (Documentary) (sound mixer: Trans/Audio, Inc.)
 1985 Document of the Dead (Documentary) (sound mixer)
 1985 America Undercover (TV Series documentary) (re-recording mixer - 1 episode)
- Acts of Violence (1985) ... (re-recording mixer)
 1985 The Purple Rose of Cairo (re-recording mixer: Trans/Audio Inc. - as Richard Dior)
 1985 American Playhouse (TV Series) (re-recording mixer - 1 episode)
- Noon Wine (1985) ... (re-recording mixer)
 1984 The Beniker Gang (re-recording mixer)
 1984 Crackers (re-recording mixer - as Richard Dior)
 1984 Broadway Danny Rose (re-recording mixer - as Richard Dior)
 1983 Enormous Changes at the Last Minute (re-recording mixer)
 1983 Zelig (re-recording mixer: Trans/Audio Inc. - as Richard Dior)
 1982 Vigilante (sound re-recording engineer: Trans/Audio, Inc.)
 1980 Christmas Evil (re-recording engineer)
 1980 Maniac (re-recording mixer: Trans Audio)
 1980 The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg (TV Short) (re-recording mixer - as Richard Dior)
 1980 Fred Astaire: Puttin' on His Top Hat (TV Movie documentary) (sound mixer - as Richard Dior)
 1978 Dawn of the Dead (re-recording mixer - as Richard Dior)
 1977 You Light Up My Life (sound re-recordist)
 1975 Ballet Down the High Way (sound mixer: Trans Audio - as Richard Dior)
 1975 Good Hot Stuff (sound mixer)
 1974 Adam & Yves (sound mixer: Trans Audio Inc. - as Richard Dior)
 1974 Drive (motion picture recording - as Richard Dior)
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Richard Dior | Ric Dior

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