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Tom Overton (I) (1930–1988)

Tom Overton was born on April 14, 1930 in North Carolina, USA. He is known for his work on Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979), Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982) and Airplane! (1980). He died on May 4, 1988 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Fast Times at Ridgemont High Sound Department
Airplane! Sound Department
Airplane II: The Sequel Sound Department


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 1990 Hollywood Dog (TV Movie) (sound effects designer)
 1987 Houston Knights (TV Series) (sound mixer - 1 episode)
- Mirrors (1987) ... (sound mixer - as Tommy Overton)
 1986-1987 Starman (TV Series) (sound mixer - 16 episodes)
- Barriers (1987) ... (sound mixer - as Tommy Overton)
- Dusty (1987) ... (sound mixer - as Tommy Overton)
- The Probe (1987) ... (sound mixer - as Tommy Overton)
- Appearances (1987) ... (sound mixer - as Tommy Overton)
- The System (1987) ... (sound mixer - as Tommy Overton)
 1986 Intimate Encounters (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1986 Northstar (TV Movie) (sound mixer - as T.G. Overton)
 1986 Hill Street Blues (TV Series) (production sound mixer - 2 episodes)
- Larry of Arabia (1986) ... (production sound mixer - as Tommy Overton)
- Remembrance of Hits Past (1986) ... (production sound mixer)
 1985 The Eagle and the Bear (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1985 Deadly Messages (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1984 Hunter (TV Series) (sound mixer - 1 episode)
- Hard Contract (1984) ... (sound mixer - as Tommy Overton)
 1984 The Woman in Red (production sound mixer - as Thomas G. Overton)
 1984 Swing Shift (sound mixer - as Tommy Overton)
 1982 Airplane II: The Sequel (sound mixer - as Thomas G. Overton)
 1982 Hollywood: The Gift of Laughter (TV Movie documentary) (sound - as Tommy Overton)
 1982 Death Wish II (production sound mixer - as Tommy Overton)
 1981 Only When I Laugh (production sound mixer - as Tommy Overton)
 1980 The Jazz Singer (production sound mixer - as T.G. Overton)
 1980 Airplane! (sound recording mixer)
 1980 Hero at Large (sound)
 1979 Chapter Two (production sound mixer)
 1979 Star Trek: The Motion Picture (sound mixer)
 1978 Heaven Can Wait (sound mixer - as Tommy Overton)
 1978 American Hot Wax (sound mixer - as Thomas Overton)
 1977 A Love Affair: The Eleanor and Lou Gehrig Story (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1977 Terraces (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1977 Audrey Rose (sound)
 1976 A Star Is Born (production sound mixer)
 1976 Having Babies (TV Movie) (production sound mixer)
 1976 Sparkle (sound mixer)
 1976 Helter Skelter (TV Movie) (production sound mixer)
 1975 Farewell, My Lovely (sound mixer)
 1975 Posse (production sound mixer)
 1975 The Day of the Locust (sound recordist - as Tommy Overton)
 1975 The Last Survivors (TV Movie) (sound)
 1975 Shampoo (production sound)
 1974 The Parallax View (sound mixer)
 1974 Thomasine & Bushrod (sound mixer)
 1973 The Last Detail (sound)
 1972 The King of Marvin Gardens (sound mixer)
 1972 Sounder (sound mixer)
 1972 Fat City (sound)
 1972 Buck and the Preacher (sound mixer)
 1971 J W Coop (sound)
 1971 The Last Picture Show (mixer)
 1971 The Horsemen (sound)
 1971 Summer of '42 (sound)
 1970 Rabbit, Run (sound - as Thomas Overton)
 1970 I Walk the Line (sound)
 1969 The Gypsy Moths (sound engineer - as Tommy Overton)
 1968 The Fixer (sound engineer - as Tommy Overton)
 1962 Billy Rose's Jumbo (sound mixer - uncredited)
 1959 North by Northwest (boom operator - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

T.G. Overton | Thomas G. Overton | Thomas Overton | Tommy Overton

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