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Sam Menning (1925–2010)

Sam Menning was born on January 5, 1925 in the USA as Samuel Albert William Menning. He is known for his work on The Prestige (2006). He died on March 29, 2010 in Burbank, California, USA. See full bio »


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Known For

The Prestige Blind Stagehand 2
Sex with a Stranger Camera and Electrical Department
My Name Is Earl Pickled Egg Guy / Homeless Guy
Nasty Newshounds Camera and Electrical Department


Hide Hide Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (32 credits)
 1988 Broadcast Nudes (Video) (lighting - as S.A.M.)
 1987 Nasty Newshounds (gaffer - as S.A.M.)
 1987 The Case of the Mad Tickler (gaffer - as S.A.M.)
 1986 Crystal Balls (grip - as S.A.M.)
 1986 Hooters (Video) (gaffer - as S.A.M.)
 1986 In Search of the Wild Beaver (Video) (grip - as S.A.M.)
 1986 I Wanna Be a Bad Girl (Video) (grip - as S. Manning)
 1986 Lessons with My Aunt (Video) (lighting director)
 1986 Tracy Takes Paris (Video) (gaffer - as S.A.M.)
 1986 Twilight Moans (Video) (grip - as S.A.M.)
 1986 Up All Night (Video) (gaffer)
 1986 Sex with a Stranger (gaffer - as S.A.M.) / (stills - as S.A.M.)
 1986 Sheets of San Francisco (Video) (assistant gaffer - as S.A.M.)
 1985 A Taste of Candy (Video) (grip) / (lighting)
 1985 A Taste of Cherry (Video) (electrician)
 1985 Inside Candy Samples (Video) (gaffer)
 1985 Looking for Love (still photographer)
 1985 Marina Heat (Video) (electrician)
 1985 Older Women with Young Boys (Video) (key grip)
 1985 Portrait of Lust (Video) (grip) / (lighting technician)
 1985 Schoolgirl by Day (Video) (best boy)
 1984 Black Jailbait (Video) (key grip)
 1984 Chocolate Cherries (Video) (key grip)
 1984 Dial 'F' for Fantasy (Video) (key grip)
 1984 Hot Touch (Video) (still photographer)
 1984 Intimate Couples (Video) (still photographer)
 1984 Kissin' Cousins (Video) (lighting and grip equipment)
 1984 Little Girls... Dirty Desires (Video) (grip - as Sam) / (lighting technician - as Sam)
 1984 The Eyes of Eddie Mars (gaffer)
 1984 Too Young to Know (Video) (key grip)
 1982 Chocolate Delights (key grip - as Sam Manning)
 1969 Submission (still photographer)
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Show Show Self (2 credits)

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Alternate Names:

S. Manning | Sam Manning | Sam A. Menning | S.A.M. | Sam

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