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Paul Gentry was born on April 4, 1953 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Paul Wesley Gentry. He is known for his work on Total Recall (1990), The Fifth Element (1997) and Darkman (1990). See full bio »

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Total Recall
Total Recall Visual Effects
The Fifth Element
The Fifth Element Visual Effects
Darkman Visual Effects
Terminator 2
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 2008 The Audience Strikes Back (Video) (visual effects editor)
 2008/I Keith (visual effects supervisor - uncredited)
 2006 Ugly Betty (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 3 episodes)
- Queens for a Day (2006) ... (visual effects supervisor - uncredited)
- The Box and the Bunny (2006) ... (visual effects supervisor - uncredited)
- Pilot (2006) ... (visual effects supervisor - uncredited)
 2005 Urban Legends: Bloody Mary (Video) (visual effects location supervisor)
 2005 Into the West (TV Mini-Series) (visual effects supervisor)
 2005 Their Eyes Were Watching God (TV Movie) (visual effects supervisor)
 2004 Dr. Vegas (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor)
 2003 The Street Lawyer (TV Movie) (visual effects supervisor)
 2002-2003 24 (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 21 episodes)
- Day 2: 7:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m. (2003) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Day 2: 6:00 a.m.-7:00 a.m. (2003) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Day 2: 5:00 a.m.-6:00 a.m. (2003) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Day 2: 4:00 a.m.-5:00 a.m. (2003) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Day 2: 3:00 a.m.-4:00 a.m. (2003) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 2002 Paranormal Girl (TV Movie) (visual effects supervisor)
 2002 That Was Then (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor)
 2002 Presidio Med (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor)
 2002 Push, Nevada (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor)
 2001 Scrubs (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor)
 1999 Roswell (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 2000-2002)
 1998 Akbar's Adventure Tours (cinematographer: miniature photography unit)
 1997 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 1998-2000)
 1997 The Fifth Element (director of photography: miniatures, Digital Domain)
 1996 Space Truckers (director of photography: miniatures) / (visual effects supervisor)
 1996 Oblivion 2: Backlash (digital effects supervisor)
 1995 Josh Kirby... Time Warrior: Chapter 2, the Human Pets (Video) (visual effects supervisor: Romania)
 1995 Vampire in Brooklyn (director of photography: VistaVision plate unit, New York/Los Angeles)
 1995 Josh Kirby... Time Warrior: Chapter 1, Planet of the Dino-Knights (Video) (visual effects supervisor: Romania)
 1994 Pet Shop (visual effects supervisor)
 1994 Shrunken Heads (visual effects supervisor)
 1994 Cabin Boy (visual effects director of photography: Doug Beswick Productions, Inc.)
 1993 Ghost in the Machine (director of photography: miniatures - uncredited)
 1993 Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (TV Series) (special effects cameraman - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1993) ... (special effects cameraman)
 1993 Last Action Hero (director of photography: miniatures - uncredited)
 1993 Cliffhanger (director of photography: miniatures)
 1993 RoboCop 3 (photographic effects: VCE)
 1993 The Dark Half (live action motion control operator)
 1992 Fortress (visual effects supervisor)
 1992 The Muppet Christmas Carol (visual effects supervisor)
 1992 Leaving Normal (MoCo operator) / (director of photography: plates)
 1991 The Addams Family (photographic effects: VCE)
 1991 Puppet Master III: Toulon's Revenge (Video) (effects photography: David Allen Productions - as Paul W. Gentry)
 1991 Terminator 2 (camera operator: Fantasy II Film Effects)
 1991 Drop Dead Fred (special photographic effects: VCE)
 1991 Oscar (director of photography: stop motion animation unit, David Allen - uncredited)
 1990 Edward Scissorhands (director of photography: miniatures - uncredited)
 1990 Puppet Master II (Video) (effects photography: David Allen Productions)
 1990 Predator 2 (MoCo operator) / (director of photography: miniatures)
 1990 Darkman (elements visual effects unit)
 1990 RoboCop 2 (effects camera: robot monster crew - as Paul W. Gentry)
 1990 Gremlins 2: The New Batch (director of photography: miniatures)
 1990 Total Recall (director of photography: visual effects blue screen unit)
 1989 After Midnight (photographic effects: VCE)
 1989 Puppetmaster (Video) (effects photography - as Paul W. Gentry)
 1989 Bride of Re-Animator (camera: David Allen Productions)
 1989 Robot Jox (associate effects director)
 1989 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (visual effects director of photography)
 1988 Ghoulies II (assistant stop motion animator: David Allen Productions)
 1985 The Stuff (visual effects)
 1983 The Alchemist (animation and rotoscope) / (special photographic effects)
 1981 Caveman (director of photography: stop-motion animation unit - uncredited)
 1980 Airplane! (director of photography: miniatures - uncredited)
 1979 The Day Time Ended (dimensional animation - as Paul W. Gentry) / (director of special visual effects: Special Visual Effects Unit - as Paul W. Gentry)
 1978 Laserblast (laser effects)
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