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William Snyder

William Snyder



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Cast (feature film)

The King's Pirate (1967) as
Handsome British officer, Lt. Brian Hornsby is sent undercover to infiltrate a lively band of pirates. Lt. Brain soon finds himself involved with the Captain's girlfriend. Then Lt. Hornsby finds himself having to work quickly and smartly to capture a band of thieves.
Julia Misbehaves (1948) as Acrobatic troupe member
A showgirl returns to her stuffy estranged husband when their daughter gets engaged.
Variety Girl (1947) as Waiter, member of Six DeWaynes
Dozens of star and character-actor cameos and a message about the Variety Club (show-business charity) are woven into a framework about two hopeful young ladies who come to Hollywood, exchange identities, and cause comic confusion (with slapstick interludes) throughout the Paramount studio.
Iceland (1942) as Skater
Marine, James Murfin, is unaware of Icelandic customs. When he flirts with Katina her Icelandic family take his actions as a proposal of marriage to Katina. Desperately wanting out, James gets his buddy to help him. Good Luck!

Cinematography (feature film)

The Million Dollar Duck (1971) as Director of Photography
To save it from being put to death, Professor Albert Dooley takes home a dumb duck from the research laboratory, which accidentally was exposed to X-rays. At home he discovers that it lays now golden eggs. Since he's broke all the time, his family welcomes this new source of income greatly, and tries to keep it secret. But their greedy neighbors become suspicious.
Smoke (1970) as Director Of Photography
Zabriskie Point (1970) as Camera
A young girl helps a student radical escape the police.
The Boatniks (1970) as Director of Photography
Rascal (1969) as Director of Photography
A lonely boy adopts a baby raccoon.
Never a Dull Moment (1968) as Director of Photography
Actor Jack Albany, who plays gangsters on TV, is mistaken for notorious hit-man Ace, and is hired by mob boss Leo Smooth to pull a heist, but Jack must find a way out of it.
The Horse in the Gray Flannel Suit (1968) as Director of Photography
Frederick Bolton has to solve two problems. First, his boss has instructed him to come up with a reasonable campaign to promote a new product, a stomach pill named "Aspercel" - by tomorrow. The second problem is Fred's daugther, Helen. She is absolutely fond of horses, takes riding classes and has already had decent success in some competitions. Her biggest wish is to own a horse herself, a dream her father cannot afford at all. Now Fred tries to solve both problems at once by simply combining them: A horse named "Aspercel", ridden by his daugther should bring the name of the pill into the papers and make Helen happy, too. But there's still one more obstacle: Helen and Aspercel of course have to win a few prices to make this idea work...
Monkeys, Go Home! (1967) as Director of Photography
Henry Dussard (Dean Jones), a young American, inherits a picturesque but badly neglected olive farm in southern France and is determined to make it operational again despite cautionary advice from the local priest (Maurice Chevalier) and a pretty villager (Yvette Mimieux). Desperate for laborers, the inventive Dussard turns to the zaniest crew of olive pickers ever recruited - four mischievous monkeys! As former members of an Air Force space team, these intelligent chimps quickly pick up on their new responsibilities - but prove to have a turbulent effect on the local townspeople.
Lt. Robin Crusoe, U. S. N. (1966) as Director of Photography
A Navy pilot bails out over a deserted island he transforms into a private tropical paradise.
A Tiger Walks (1964) as Director of Photography
A tiger escapes from a circus truck as it passes by a small town, and hides itself in the surrounding woods. This throws the town into a panic and everyone wants the animal killed immediately, except for the daughter of the sheriff. She wants to capture the tiger and put it in a zoo, thereby saving the tiger's life. Her determination starts a nationwide campaign among children to raise the money to buy the tiger from the circus, but first, she, her father and an Indian tiger trainer must find the tiger before the National Guard do, who have orders to kill it on sight.
Cattle King (1963) as Director of Photography
Cattlemen square off over a hotly contested strip of grazing land.
Summer Magic (1963) as Director of Photography
A small-town postman helps a Boston widow and her family adjust to country life.
Bon Voyage! (1962) as Director of Photography
The Willards from Terre Haute, Indiana travels abroad for the once-in-a-lifetime vacation in Paris, France. Harry Willard believes that the greatest problem will be avoiding tap water, but bringing his three children will prove to be more troublesome.
Moon Pilot (1962) as Director of Photography
An astronaut dodges secret agents and a beautiful spy before his first moon trip.
Toby Tyler (1960) as Director of Photography
Orphan Toby Tyler runs away and joins a traveling circus.
Tarzan's Fight for Life (1958) as Director of Photography
The jungle king tries to help a doctor establish a mission.
Appointment with a Shadow (1958) as Director of Photography
Escapade in Japan (1957) as Director of Photography
After his plane crashes in Tokyo, an American boy tries to find his way home.
Bundle of Joy (1956) as Director of Photography
A shop girl is mistaken for the mother of a foundling.
The Conqueror (1956) as Director of Photography
The great warlord Genghis Khan falls in love with the daughter of a conquered enemy.
Huk! (1956) as Director of Photography
An American fights the Philippine guerrillas who killed his father.
Beyond a Reasonable Doubt (1956) as Director of Photography
A novelist frames himself for murder to prove the fallibility of circumstantial evidence.
The First Traveling Saleslady (1956) as Director of Photography
A corset designer takes a job selling barbed wire in the wild West.
Great Day in the Morning (1956) as Director of Photography
The Civil War triggers unrest in Colorado.
Around the World in 80 Days (1956) as Photog, U.S.
A Victorian gentleman bets that he can beat the world's record for circling the globe.
Red Sundown (1956) as Director of Photography
When his life is saved in a shootout by a fellow gunman whose life he in turn had saved, Alex Longmire promises to give up his way of life. Riding into town he finds the only job available is deputy to sheriff Jade Murphy, an honest man caught between small farmers and a local cattle baron. And he has a pretty daughter. So Longmire decides to stay and see if he can use his expertise with firearms for good.
The Americano (1955) as Director of Photography
Son of Sinbad (1955) as Director of Photography
The legendary pirate''''s son fights an evil caliph over a magical secret.
Mad at the World (1955) as Director of Photography
The Treasure of Pancho Villa (1955) as Director of Photography
An American adventurer competes with the famed Mexican bandit to recover a lost gold shipment.
Dangerous Mission (1954) as Director of Photography
A woman flees westward after witnessing a mob killing.
Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954) as 0
Scientists track a prehistoric monster in the South American jungle while it tracks them.
Second Chance (1953) as Director of Photography
A crooked boxer falls for a gangster's moll on the run in Mexico.
One Minute to Zero (1952) as Director of Photography
A U.S. colonel in Korea tries to evacuate American civilians.
Blackbeard, the Pirate (1952) as Director of Photography
A kidnapped beauty gets caught between feuding pirates.
New Mexico (1951) as Director of Photography
Captain Hunt of the cavalry is trying to promote good relations with the Indian chief Acoma. But Hunt's superiors in the military insist on pursuing policies that will provoke a conflict, and Chief Acoma is not willing to let himself be insulted.
Flying Leathernecks (1951) as Director of Photography
A World War II Marine officer drives his men mercilessly during the battle for Guadalcanal.
The Flying Missile (1951) as Director of Photography
Ten Tall Men (1951) as Director of Photography
A Foreign Legion sergeant leads ten volunteers against a mighty Arab army.
The Petty Girl (1950) as Director of Photography
A cheesecake artist tries to get a college professor to pose for him.
The Toast of New Orleans (1950) as Director of Photography
A New Orleans fisherman fights snobbery to become an opera star.
Jolson Sings Again (1950) as Director of Photography
After a premature retirement, the legendary singer revives his career to entertain the troops during World War II.
The House Across the Street (1949) as Director of Photography
Mob pressure sends a crusading reporter from the front page to the advice column.
The Younger Brothers (1949) as Director of Photography
Three law-breaking brothers try to go straight, only to be hounded by a vengeful detective.
The Man from Colorado (1948) as Director of Photography
A Civil War veteran becomes a judge so he can take out his bitterness on the world.
The Loves of Carmen (1948) as Director of Photography
A Gypsy temptress seduces an innocent young officer, and then dumps him for another man.
The Return of October (1948) as Director of Photography
An heiress discovers her racehorse is the reincarnation of her rich uncle, back to win the Kentucky Derby.
The Swordsman (1947) as Director of Photography
A couple tries a hand at romance while their respective families are busy feuding.
Renegades (1946) as Director of Photography
A prominent citizen''''s daughter marries an outlaw''''s son.
Blue Skies (1946) as Director of Photography
Vaudeville partners spend years vying for the same beautiful woman.
The Bandit of Sherwood Forest (1946) as Director of Photography
Robins Hood''''s son reunites the Merry Men to battle royal corruption.
Wonder Man (1945) as Director of Photography
A murdered nightclub star possesses a mild-mannered look-alike to bring his killers to justice.
The Story of Dr. Wassell (1944) as Director of Photography
A Navy doctor fights to help wounded sailors escape the Japanese during World War II.
The Princess and the Pirate (1944) as Director of Photography
A cowardly knight rescues a disguised princess from pirates.
White Savage (1943) as Director of Photography
Aloma of the South Seas (1941) as [Dir of photog] Assoc
A young South Seas native boy is sent to the U.S. for his education, returns to his island after his father dies to try to stop a revolution.
Lazy River (1934) as Background photog asst
Ex-convicts try to stop a Chinese smuggling ring.

Sound (feature film)

Scarface (1932) as Sound Engineer
A murderous thug shoots his way to the top of the mobs while trying to protect his sister from the criminal life.

Post Production (feature film)

Unconquered (1947) as 2d unit Technicolor cam
An English convict girl sent to the colonies gets mixed up in the war with the Indians.
Bahama Passage (1941) as 1st Technicolor cam

Cinematography (special)

The Pied Piper of Hamelin (1961) as Director of Photography
A musical adaptation of the German legend about a town infested with rats, and of a wanderer who uses his magical flute to lure the rodents out of the town of Hamelin.

Cinematography (short)

Romantic Nevada (1943)
This short film takes the viewer to Nevada, with looks at the natural wonders of the state and the city of Reno.
Scenic Oregon (1943)
This short film takes the viewer through the state of Oregon, focusing on numerous natural attractions.

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