John Schwartzman is well known for his action work for Michael Bay on "The Rock" (1996), "Armageddon" (1998) and "Pearl Harbor" (2001). Although "Seabiscuit" is a period piece, far different in mood…
"You've got to see Takashi Miike's films. They're absolutely stunning," Robert Richardson exclaims. The cinematographer believes Miike -- a director of ultraviolent Japanese Yakuza films -- is one of…
Donald McAlpine launched his career in the early '70s with dozens of Oz-based films, including "My Brilliant Career" (1979) and "Breaker Morant" ('80), but he has been a major Hollywood d.p. since…
"Open Range" marks James Muro's debut as a feature d.p. after working since the early '80s as one of Hollywood's top Steadicam operators on dozens of features.
Conventional wisdom dictates that the dominant artist on any given feature is the director, but that dominance is at most an act of faith. A collaborative enterprise by nature, each film is stamped…
A French cinema veteran who shot such American indies as "Gummo" and "Nurse Betty" as well as the Oscar-decorated "Good Will Hunting," Jean-Yves Escoffier tragically passed away in April at 52…
By adopting a European approach to filmmaking, helmer Sofia Coppola and cinematographer Lance Acord created a sense of intimacy with characters and location in "Lost in Translation."
Five-time Oscar nominee Roger Deakins is best known for his work with the Coen brothers. Much of that lensing is considered pioneering, particularly his role in the first complete digital…
In "The Missing," Salvatore Totino's lensing plays the frostbitten highlands and boiling desert basins of 1885 New Mexico off the emotional heartaches of Samuel Jones (Tommy Lee Jones) and his…
John Toll is one of the few cinematographers in history to score back-to-back Oscars -- for "Legends of the Fall" in 1994 and the following year for "Braveheart."
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Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$3.7M Sony / TriStar 0.00%
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier2Daily:$3.5M Cumulative:$170.6M Disney -25.44%
Rio 23Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$49.3M Fox -28.83%