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R.A. MacDonald (1912–1989)

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(age 76) in Ventura, California, USA

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Known For

Superman Special Effects
Howard the Duck Special Effects
Enemy Mine Special Effects
Gremlins Special Effects


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 1986 Howard the Duck (special effects foreman - as Robert MacDonald)
 1985 Enemy Mine (special effects crew: MacDonald - as Bob MacDonald Sen.)
 1985 Explorers (special effects coordinator - as Robert MacDonald Sr.)
 1984 Gremlins (special effects supervisor - as Bob MacDonald Sr.)
 1982 Yes, Giorgio (special effects - as Robert A. MacDonald)
 1980 When Time Ran Out... (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1978 Superman (special effects: New Mexico - as Bob MacDonald)
 1978 Heaven Can Wait (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1977 March or Die (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1977 Cover Girls (TV Movie) (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1976 The Outlaw Josey Wales (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1976 I Will... I Will... For Now (special effects supervisor - as Robert A. MacDonald)
 1975 Whiffs (special effects supervisor - as Robert MacDonald)
 1975 Sweet Hostage (TV Movie) (special effects supervisor - as Robert MacDonald)
 1975 Russian Roulette (special effects - as Robert Macdonald)
 1975 Doc Savage: The Man of Bronze (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1975 Report to the Commissioner (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1972 What's Up, Doc? (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1970 Ryan's Daughter (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1969/I Alfred the Great (special effects - as Robert A. MacDonald)
 1968 A Flea in Her Ear (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1968 The Charge of the Light Brigade (special effects - as Robert A. Macdonald)
 1968 The Biggest Bundle of Them All (special effects - as Robert Macdonald)
 1966 Paris brûle-t-il? (special effects - as Robert MacDonald)
 1965 What's New Pussycat (special effects - as M. MacDonald)
 1962 The Longest Day (special effects - uncredited)
 1945 They Were Expendable (special effects - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Bob MacDonald Sr. | Robert MacDonald Sr. | Bob MacDonald | M. MacDonald | Robert A. MacDonald | Robert MacDonald | Robert A. Macdonald | Robert Macdonald | Bob MacDonald Sen.

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