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Robert Glass (I) (1939–1993)

Robert Glass was born on December 4, 1939 in Barre, Vermont, USA. He is known for his work on E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982), Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) and 1941 (1979). He died on July 21, 1993 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Sound Department
1941 Sound Department
Flashdance Sound Department


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 1999 Total Stranger (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1999 Atomic Train (TV Mini-Series) (re-recording mixer - 1 episode)
- Part 1 (1999) ... (re-recording mixer)
 1998-1999 Nash Bridges (TV Series) (re-recording mixer - 4 episodes)
- Goodbye Kiss (1999) ... (re-recording mixer)
- Frisco Blues (1999) ... (re-recording mixer)
- Firestorm (1998) ... (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
- Overdrive (1998) ... (re-recording mixer)
 1999 Durango (TV Movie) (re-recording mixer)
 1998 Nick Fury: Agent of Shield (TV Movie) (re-recording mixer)
 1997 Miss Evers' Boys (TV Movie) (re-recording mixer)
 1994 The Silence of the Hams (re-recording mixer)
 1993 House of Secrets (TV Movie) (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1993 Empty Cradle (TV Movie) (re-recording mixer)
 1993 Daybreak (TV Movie) (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1993 Dave (re-recording mixer - uncredited)
 1993 RoboCop 3 (re-recording mixer)
 1992 The Simpsons (TV Series) (re-recording mixer - 1 episode)
- Lisa's First Word (1992) ... (re-recording mixer)
 1992 Northern Exposure (TV Series) (re-recording mixer - 1 episode)
- Do the Right Thing (1992) ... (re-recording mixer)
 1992 Pet Sematary II (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1992 Dance! Workout with Barbie (Video short) (boom)
 1992 White Sands (re-recording mixer)
 1992 Ladybugs (re-recording mixer)
 1992 Freejack (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1991 Necessary Roughness (re-recording mixer)
 1991 Cold Heaven (re-recording mixer - as Robert J. Glass)
 1991 Mystery Date (re-recording mixer - as Robert J. Glass)
 1991 Boyz n the Hood (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1991 The Perfect Weapon (re-recording mixer)
 1991 Nothing But Trouble (re-recording mixer)
 1991 Run (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1991 Line of Fire: The Morris Dees Story (TV Movie) (re-recording mixer)
 1991 Fourth Story (TV Movie) (re-recording mixer)
 1990 Come See the Paradise (re-recording mixer)
 1990 Enid Is Sleeping (sound recording mixer - as Robert J. Glass)
 1990 Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (re-recording mixer)
 1989 Kill Me Again (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1989 Sea of Love (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1989 Renegades (re-recording mixer)
 1989 The Karate Kid Part III (re-recording mixer)
 1989 Major League (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1988 She's Having a Baby (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1987 Happy New Year (re-recording mixer)
 1987 Roxanne (re-recording mixer)
 1987 From a Whisper to a Scream (re-recording mixer)
 1987 The Rosary Murders (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1987 The Hanoi Hilton (re-recording mixer)
 1987 Some Kind of Wonderful (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1986 King Kong Lives (re-recording mixer - as Rob Glass)
 1986 ¡Three Amigos! (sound re-recordist - as Robert J. Glass)
 1986 Firewalker (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1986 Manhunter (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1986 Club Paradise (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1986 The Karate Kid Part II (re-recording mixer)
 1986 Murphy's Law (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1986 Rad (re-recording mixer)
 1985 The Color Purple (re-recording mixer)
 1985 Spies Like Us (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1985 White Nights (sound recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1985 To Live and Die in L.A. (re-recording mixer)
 1985 Twice in a Lifetime (re-recording mixer - as Robert J. Glass)
 1985 Volunteers (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1985 Into the Night (re-recording mixer - as Robert J. Glass)
 1985 Witness (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1984 Fatal Games (re-recording mixer)
 1984 Falling in Love (re-recording mixer)
 1984 American Dreamer (re-recording mixer)
 1984 Pigs vs. Freaks (TV Movie) (re-recording mixer)
 1984 The Karate Kid (re-recording mixer - as Robert J. Glass)
 1984 Romancing the Stone (re-recording mixer)
 1983 Deal of the Century (re-recording mixer)
 1983 Cujo (re-recording mixer)
 1983 Trading Places (re-recording mixer)
 1983 Bill Cosby: Himself (Documentary) (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1983 Flashdance (re-recording mixer)
 1983 Table for Five (re-recording mixer)
 1983 The Lords of Discipline (re-recording mixer)
 1983 Blue Thunder (re-recording mixer)
 1982 An Officer and a Gentleman (re-recording mixer)
 1982 Young Doctors in Love (re-recording mixer)
 1982 The Escape Artist (re-recording mixer - as Robert J. Glass)
 1982 E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (re-recording mixer)
 1982 Partners (re-recording mixer)
 1982 Barbarosa (re-recording mixer)
 1981 Tarzan the Ape Man (re-recording mixer)
 1981 Victory (re-recording mixer)
 1981 Second-Hand Hearts (re-recording mixer)
 1981 Thief (re-recording mixer)
 1980 A Change of Seasons (sound effects mixer)
 1980 The Idolmaker (dubbing mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1980 The Blues Brothers (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1980 The Hollywood Knights (re-recording mixer)
 1980 Die Laughing (dubbing mixer)
 1980 Take It to the Limit (Documentary) (re-recording mixer)
 1980 Tom Horn (re-recording mixer - as Robert J. Glass)
 1980 Cruising (sound re-recordist)
 1980 American Gigolo (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1979 1941 (re-recording mixer)
 1979 The Silent Scream (dubbing)
 1979 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series) (boom operator - 1 episode)
- Which Mother Is Mine? (1979) ... (boom operator - as Bob Glass)
 1979 The Main Event (dubbing mixer)
 1979 Hometown U.S.A. (re-recording mixer - as Robert J. Glass)
 1979 Portrait of a Hitman (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1979 Winter Kills (re-recording mixer)
 1978 The Brink's Job (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1978 Eyes of Laura Mars (dubbing mixer)
 1978 Metamorphoses (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1978 I Wanna Hold Your Hand (rerecording mixer)
 1978 FM (sound re-recordist)
 1977 Return to Boggy Creek (re-recordist - as Bob Glass)
 1977 That's Action (Documentary) (sound mixer)
 1977 Close Encounters of the Third Kind (re-recording mixer)
 1977 Sorcerer (sound effects editor)
 1976 A Star Is Born (dubbing mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1976 Bound for Glory (re-recording mixer)
 1975 Shampoo (sound re-recordist)
 1974 Partizani (re-recording - as Bob Glass)
 1973 Electra Glide in Blue (re-recording mixer - as Bob Glass)
 1971 Joe Cocker: Mad Dogs & Englishmen (Documentary) (sound re-recordist: Todd-AO - as Bob Glass)
 1958 The George Burns Show (TV Series) (sound - 1 episode)
- George and the Private Eye (1958) ... (sound - as Bob Glass)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Bob Glass | Robert J. Glass | Rob Glass

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Father of Emmy-winning sound mixer Robert W. Glass Jr..

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