Bert Glennon

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  • MV5BMjAzMDAwNDEwOF5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTcwOTYxMjQ5Mw@@._V1_UY317_CR8,0,214,317_AL_.jpgBERT GLENNON


    Information from IMDb


    Date of Birth
    19 November 1893, Anaconda, Montana, USA


    Date of Death
    29 June 1967, Sherman Oaks, California, USA


    Birth Name
    Robert Lawrence Glennon


    Height
    5' 9" (1.75 m)


    Spouse
    Mary Coleman (? - ?)


    Trivia
    Father of James Glennon.
    Grandfather of Meghan Glennon.


    Mini Biography
    While attending Stanford University in 1912, Bert Glennon was hired as an assistant cameraman, and, upon graduation, went into the film business full-time. Becoming a director of photography in 1916, Glennon became one of the industry's most respected craftsmen and worked often for such perfectionist directors as John Ford and Cecil B. DeMille. His success as a cinematographer didn't carry over to his attempts at directing, however; the few films he directed from 1928 to 1932 were increasingly mediocre, and he gave up his attempts at directing to resume his distinguished cinematography career, where he stayed until his retirement in 1963.
    IMDb Mini Biography By: frankfob2


    Filmography
    Cinematographer
    1963 The Man from Galveston
    1960-1963 77 Sunset Strip (TV series)
    – 88 Bars (1963) (director of photography)
    – 5: Part 5 (1963)
    – 5: Part 4 (1963)
    – 5: Part 3 (1963)
    – 5: Part 2 (1963)
    1963 G.E. True (TV series)
    – Commando (1963) (director of photography)
    – Heydrich: Part 2 (1963) (director of photography)
    – Heydrich: Part 1 (1963) (director of photography)
    1963 The Dakotas (TV series)
    – Terror at Heart River (1963) (director of photography)
    – One Day in Vermillion (1963) (director of photography)
    – Trial at Grand Forks (1963) (director of photography)
    – Walk Through the Badlands (1963) (director of photography)
    – Justice at Eagle's Nest (1963) (director of photography)
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    1960-1962 Lawman (TV series)
    – The Unmasked (1962) (director of photography)
    – Jailbreak (1962) (director of photography)
    – Explosion (1962) (director of photography)
    – Get Out of Town (1962) (director of photography)
    – The Man Behind the News (1962) (director of photography)»
    1962 Lad: A Dog
    1962 Cheyenne (TV series)
    – A Man Called Ragan (1962) (director of photography)
    1961 Coronado 9 (TV series)
    – Wrong Odds (1961) (director of photography)
    1960 Tenderfoot (TV series)
    – Shadow Catcher (1960) (director of photography)
    1960 Maverick (TV series)
    – Hadley's Hunters (1960) (director of photography)
    1960 Bourbon Street Beat (TV series)
    – Teresa (1960) (director of photography)
    – Reunion (1960) (director of photography)
    – Inside Man (1960) (director of photography)
    1960 Sergeant Rutledge (director of photography)
    1958-1960 M Squad (TV series)
    – Needle in a Haystack (1960) (director of photography)
    – A Debt of Honor (1960) (director of photography)
    – Ghost Town (1959) (director of photography)
    – The Take Over (1958) (director of photography)
    – The Long Ride (1958) (director of photography)
    1959 Laramie (TV series)
    – The Iron Captain (1959) (director of photography)
    1959 Bonanza (TV series)
    – A Rose for Lotta (1959) (director of photography)
    1959 Markham (TV series)
    – A Princely Sum (1959) (director of photography)
    1959 Cimarron City (TV series)
    – The Bitter Lesson (1959) (director of photography)
    1958 State Trooper (TV series)
    – Stay Lost Little Girl (1958) (director of photography)
    – The Doll Who Couldn't Sleep (1958) (director of photography)
    1957 Cavalcade of America (TV series)
    – Chicago 2-1-2 (1957) (director of photography)
    1956 Davy Crockett and the River Pirates
    1955 Disneyland (TV series)
    – Davy Crockett and the River Pirates (1955)
    – The Goofy Success Story (1955)
    – Davy Crockett's Keelboat Race (1955)
    – Jiminy Cricket Presents Bongo (1955)
    1954 The Mad Magician
    1954 Riding Shotgun (director of photography)
    1954 The City Is Dark (director of photography)
    1953 Thunder Over the Plains
    1953 The Moonlighter
    1953 House of Wax
    1953 The Man Behind the Gun (director of photography)
    1952 About Face
    1952 The Big Trees (director of photography)
    1951 The Sea Hornet
    1951 Operation Pacific (director of photography)
    1950 Rio Grande (director of photography)
    1950 Wagon Master (director of photography)
    1949 Red Light
    1948 Ruthless (director of photography)
    1947 Copacabana
    1947 The Red House (director of photography)
    1947 Mr. District Attorney
    1946 Shadow of a Woman
    1946 Night and Day (director of photography - uncredited)
    1946 One More Tomorrow
    1946 Jan Savitt and His Band (short)
    1945 San Antonio (director of photography)
    1944 Hollywood Canteen (director of photography)
    1944 The Very Thought of You
    1943 The Desert Song
    1943 Destination Tokyo (director of photography)
    1943 This Is the Army (director of photography)
    1943 Mission to Moscow
    1943 Ozzie Nelson and His Orchestra (short)
    1942 Vaudeville Days (short)
    1942 Desperate Journey
    1942 Juke Girl
    1941 They Died with Their Boots On (director of photography)
    1941 The Tanks Are Coming (short)
    1941 Dive Bomber (director of photography)
    1941 One Night in Lisbon
    1941 Virginia
    1941 The Reluctant Dragon (director of photography)
    1940 The Tree of Liberty
    1940 Our Town
    1939 Swanee River
    1939 Drums Along the Mohawk (director of photography)
    1939 The Rains Came (uncredited)
    1939 Young Mr. Lincoln
    1939 Stagecoach (director of photography)
    1938 Kidnapped (uncredited)
    1938 Swiss Miss (photography - uncredited)
    1937 The Hurricane
    1937 The Prisoner of Zenda (uncredited)
    1936 Lloyd's of London
    1936 Can This Be Dixie?
    1936 Dimples (photography)
    1936 Little Miss Nobody
    1936 Half Angel
    1936 The Prisoner of Shark Island
    1935 Tainted Money
    1935 Bad Boy
    1935 Thunder in the Night
    1935 Ginger
    1935 The Lottery Lover
    1934 Hell in the Heavens
    1934 She Was a Lady
    1934 Grand Canary
    1934 The Scarlet Empress
    1933 Alice in Wonderland (photographed by)
    1933 Morning Glory
    1933 Melody Cruise
    1933 Gabriel Over the White House
    1933 Christopher Strong
    1932 The Half Naked Truth
    1932 Blonde Venus
    1928 The Patriot
    1928 Street of Sin
    1928 The Last Command
    1927 The City Gone Wild
    1927 The Woman on Trial
    1927 We're All Gamblers
    1927 Paying the Penalty
    1927 Barbed Wire
    1927 Hotel Imperial
    1926 Good and Naughty
    1926 The Crown of Lies
    1925 A Woman of the World
    1925 Flower of Night
    1925 Wild Horse Mesa
    1925 Grounds for Divorce
    1925 Are Parents People?
    1925 Tomorrow's Love
    1924 Worldly Goods
    1924 One Parisian Night
    1924 Changing Husbands
    1924 Triumph
    1923 The Ten Commandments
    1923 You Can't Fool Your Wife
    1923 Java Head
    1922 Ebb Tide
    1922 Burning Sands
    1922 The Woman Who Walked Alone
    1922 Moran of the Lady Letty (uncredited)
    1921/I A Daughter of the Law
    1921 Nobody's Fool
    1921 Moonlight Follies
    1921 The Kiss
    1921 Cheated Love
    1921 The Dangerous Moment
    1921 The Torrent
    1920 The Kentucky Colonel
    1920 The Society Bug (short)
    1919 Lightning Bryce
    1917 The Eyes of the World (as Bert L. Glennon)
    1916 Ramona

    Best Wishes
    Keith
    London- England

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  • Cinematographers, were responsible for putting the magic
    onto the silver screen, and without them, the spectacle would never be!


    Four such men,
    William H. Clothier,Archie Stout, Winton Hoch and Bert Glennon
    were without doubt very special to Duke and his movies.


    Clothier and Hoch, more or less took over the mantle,
    from Stout for the years after!


    Bert Glennon was an American cinematographer and film director.
    He directed Syncopation (1929) the first film released by RKO Radio Pictures.


    He was nominated for three Academy Awards in Best Cinematography
    categories for the films Stagecoach (1939), Drums Along the Mohawk (1939),
    and Dive Bomber (1941)



    with John Ford

    Glennon worked as a cinematographer on over a hundred films
    for directors including John Ford, André De Toth,
    Josef Von Sternberg, Raoul Walsh, and Cecil B. DeMille.


    His son, James Glennon, was also a noted cinematographer.


    Bert Clennon, was a top cinematographer,
    and a favourite of both John Ford, and Cecil B. DeMille,


    He was responsible for the camerawork
    on such movies as
    Swanee River, Drums Along the Mohawk , Young Mr. Lincoln,
    Destination Tokyo, Wagon Master, Sergeant Rutledge etc.
    As well as top TV Series such as Disneyland,
    Davy Crockett, Bonanza, Laramie, M Squad,
    The Dakotas, 77 Sunset Strip, Lawman, Maverick etc



    Bert.Glennon - James Wong Howe [2nd cam]


    More importantly he bought the camera magic,
    to what was probably Duke's most important career movie
    Stagecoach


    He was the cinematographer on 3 movies with Duke
    Operation Pacific (1951)
    Rio Grande (1950)
    Stagecoach (1939)

    Best Wishes
    Keith
    London- England

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