In addition to being art director on Winter Kills
(1979) and Explorers
(1985), he also has small acting roles in them.
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I'm all for construction [of a film's setting], because we're dealing with the magic of movies. And I always feel that if you build it, you build it for the dream rather than the actuality. We make up our own truth.
Boyle started at Paramount as a draftsman, illustrator and set designer under the auspices of Hans Dreier
. He did second unit work on Paramount's The Plainsman
(1936) and Union Pacific
(1939), then went to Mexico to paint. Except for interludes at RKO (1946-47) and Columbia (1957-59), Boyle spent the bulk of his pre-1970 career at Universal (1941-43, 1947-56, 1961-64). He is best known for his ...