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Dar Robinson (1947–1986)


One of the modern US cinema's greatest stuntmen and stunt innovators, Dar Robinson only appeared in a relatively small number of films compared to other stuntmen (before losing his life in an off-set motorcycle accident); however, he set new benchmarks in stunt performances. Robinson first appeared onscreen doubling for Steve McQueen jumping into ... See full bio »

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(age 39) in Page, Arizona, USA

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Lethal Weapon Stunts
(1987)
(1984)
(1984)

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 1987 Million Dollar Mystery (stunts)
 1987 Lethal Weapon (stunts)
 1986 Scorpion (stunt coordinator) / (stunts - uncredited)
 1986 King Kong Lives (stunts)
 1986 Vamp (stunt coordinator)
 1985 To Live and Die in L.A. (stunt player - as Dar Allen Robinson)
 1985 Stick (high fall stunt - uncredited)
 1985 Turk 182! (stunt coordinator) / (stunts)
 1984 Firstborn (stunt coordinator) / (stunts - uncredited)
 1984 Bachelor Party (stunts)
 1984 Iceman (stunt double: Charlie)
 1984 Police Academy (stunts)
 1983 Go for It (stunt coordinator)
 1982 Highpoint (stunts)
 1981 Sharky's Machine (stunts)
 1981 The Fall Guy (TV Series) (car-to-plane transfer provider)
 1981 Nighthawks (stunt coordinator) / (stunts - uncredited)
 1980 Superstunt II (TV Special documentary) (stunts)
 1980 Ruckus (stunts)
 1980 Airplane! (stunts - uncredited)
 1979 The Concorde... Airport '79 (stunts)
 1979 The Fantastic Seven (TV Movie) (stunts)
 1978 Paradise Alley (stunts)
 1978 Live Wednesday (TV Series) (stunt coordinator)
 1978 F.I.S.T. (stunts)
 1978 The Rockford Files (TV Series) (stunt double - 1 episode)
- The Prisoner of Rosemont Hall (1978) ... (stunt double: Bill Thornbury - uncredited)
 1977 The Manitou (stunts)
 1977 Stunts (high fall stunt)
 1976 Logan's Run (stunts - uncredited)
 1976 Burnt Offerings (stunts)
 1975 Doc Savage: The Man of Bronze (stunts - uncredited)
 1975 Rollerball (stunts)
 1974 The Towering Inferno (stunts - uncredited)
 1974 Jack Benny's Second Farewell Special (TV Special) (stunts)
 1973 Magnum Force (motorcycle stunt driver - uncredited) / (stunts - uncredited)
 1973 Papillon (cliff stunt double: Steve McQueen - uncredited)
 1969 Paint Your Wagon (stunts - uncredited)
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According to The Guinness Book of Records, Robinson was the highest-paid stuntman who received $100,000 for a single stunt. This he performed when he leaped from the top of the world's tallest free-standing structure, the CN Tower in Toronto, Canada. The stunt was captured in the 1980 film Highpoint (1982) with Robinson free-falling an incredible 700' before deploying a concealed parachute, which... See more »

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