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Ernest Laszlo (1898–1984)

Ernest Laszlo, the Academy Award-winning cinematographer best known for his creative collaborations with directors Robert Aldrich and Stanley Kramer, was born on April 23, 1898, in Budapest, Hungary, then part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. After emigrating to the US, he worked as a camera operator on Wings (1927). He made his debut as a director ... See full bio »

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Known For

Logan's Run Cinematographer
Judgment at Nuremberg Cinematographer
Inherit the Wind Cinematographer


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 1976 Logan's Run (director of photography)
 1973 Showdown (director of photography)
 1970 Airport (director of photography)
 1969 The First Time (director of photography)
 1968 Star! (director of photography)
 1967 Luv
 1966 Fantastic Voyage (director of photography)
 1965 Ship of Fools
 1965 Baby the Rain Must Fall (director of photography)
 1964 One Man's Way
 1963 4 for Texas (director of photography)
 1963 It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World (director of photography)
 1961 Judgment at Nuremberg (photographed by)
 1961 The Last Sunset (director of photography)
 1960 Tormented
 1960 Inherit the Wind (photographed by)
 1959 The Rebel (TV Series) (director of photography - 1 episode)
- Johnny Yuma (1959) ... (director of photography)
 1959 Ten Seconds to Hell (director of photography)
 1958 Now Is Tomorrow (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1958 Attack of the Puppet People (director of photography)
 1957 Omar Khayyam
 1957 Valerie
 1956 Bandido! (photographed by)
 1956 While the City Sleeps (director of photography)
 1955 The Big Knife (photographed by)
 1955 The Kentuckian (photography)
 1955 Kiss Me Deadly (photographed by)
 1954 Vera Cruz (photography)
 1954 Apache (photography)
 1954 The Naked Jungle (director of photography)
 1953 Houdini (director of photography)
 1953 The Moon Is Blue (director of photography)
 1953 Stalag 17 (director of photography)
 1953 Scared Stiff
 1952 The Star (director of photography)
 1952 Mutiny (director of photography)
 1951 The Well (director of photography)
 1951 M
 1950 The Jackie Robinson Story (director of photography)
 1950 Riding High (director of photography)
 1949 D.O.A. (director of photography)
 1949 The Big Wheel (director of photography)
 1949 Manhandled (director of photography)
 1949 Impact (director of photography)
 1949 Cover Up
 1948 Let's Live a Little (director of photography)
 1948 Lulu Belle (director of photography)
 1948 On Our Merry Way (uncredited)
 1947 Road to Rio (director of photography)
 1947 Dear Ruth (director of photography)
 1946 Two Years Before the Mast (director of photography)
 1931 The Primrose Path (as Ernest Lassio)
 1929 Sock and Run (Short)
 1929 The King of the Kongo (photographed by)
 1929 Linda
 1928 Here Comes a Sailor (Short)
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Alternate Names:

Ernest Lassio

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