No photo available. Represent Robert Paynter? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 10,307 this week

Robert Paynter (I) (1928–2010)

Robert Paynter was born on March 12, 1928 in London, England as Robert William Paynter. He is known for his work on Little Shop of Horrors (1986), Superman II (1980) and Superman III (1983). He was married to Marjorie Mona Paynter. He died on October 20, 2010 in Isle of Wight, England. See full bio »

Watch This Week's Trailer Trailer

Watch everything you need to see from this week’s epic trailers including Captain Marvel, "Maniac," and Mary Poppins Returns.

Watch now

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 678 people
created 5 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Robert Paynter's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Little Shop of Horrors
Little Shop of Horrors Cinematographer
(1986)
Superman II
Superman II Cinematographer
(1980)
Superman III
Superman III Cinematographer
(1983)
An American Werewolf in London
(1981)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Cinematographer (49 credits)
 2003 Michael Jackson: Number Ones (Video documentary) (video "Thriller")
 1997 Michael Jackson: HIStory on Film - Volume II (Video documentary) (segment "Thriller")
 1995 Michael Jackson: Video Greatest Hits - HIStory (Video documentary) (segment "Thriller")
 1991 Jésus était son nom (TV Movie)
 1991 Paul McCartney's Get Back (Documentary)
 1991 Rock-A-Doodle (live action segments)
 1987 The Secret Garden (TV Movie)
 1986 Little Shop of Horrors (director of photography)
 1985 Spies Like Us (director of photography)
 1985 National Lampoon's European Vacation (director of photography - as Bob Paynter)
 1984 The Muppets Take Manhattan (director of photography)
 1983 Michael Jackson: Thriller (Video short) (director of photography)
 1983 Superman III (director of photography)
 1983 Trading Places (director of photography)
 1983 Curtains (director of photography)
 1981 An American Werewolf in London (director of photography)
 1980 Superman II (as Bob Paynter)
 1979 Firepower
 1978 The Big Sleep
 1976 High Velocity
  The Zoo Gang (TV Series) (1 episode, 1974) (director of photography - 5 episodes, 1974)
- The Twisted Cross (1974) ... (director of photography)
- The Counterfeit Trap (1974) ... (director of photography)
- The Lion Hunt (1974) ... (director of photography)
- African Misfire (1974) ... (director of photography)
- Mindless Murder (1974)
 1973 Scorpio (director of photography)
 1972 The Mechanic (European sequences)
 1972 Chato's Land (director of photography)
 1971 The Nightcomers (director of photography)
 1971 Lawman (director of photography)
 1970 The Games (director of photography)
 1969 Hannibal Brooks (director of photography)
 1966 Soldier '67 (Short)
 1965 The Linesmen (Documentary short) (as Bob Paynter)
 1965 The More Man Understands (Documentary short)
 1965 The Time Between (Documentary short)
 1965 Under the Wires (Documentary short)
 1956 Any Man's Kingdom (Documentary short)
 1956 The Land of Robert Burns (Documentary short)
 1955 Capital Visit (Short)
 1955 Cine Gazette No. 14: Do You Remember? (Documentary short)
 1955 Snowdrift at Bleath Gill (Documentary short) (photography)
 1955 Yorkshire Sands (Documentary short) (photography)
 1954 East Anglian Holiday (Short)
 1954 Elizabethan Express (Documentary short) (photography)
 1954 The Heart of England (Documentary short)
 1953 The Elephant Will Never Forget (Documentary short) (director of photography)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (4 credits)
Show Show Actor (3 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (5 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Robert Painter | Bob Paynter
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Worked with director Michael Winner from 1969 to 1984, when they collaborated on 10 films together. See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed