Lawrence W. Butler Net Worth

Lawrence W. Butler Net Worth is
$8 Million

Lawrence W. Butler Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Special effects for motion pictures the process was a complex and time consuming once known as "traveling matte" prior to the introduction of digital compositing. The blue screen and traveling matte method were developed in the 1930s at RKO Radio Pictures and other studios, and were used to create special effects for The Thief of Bagdad (1940). At...
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Date Of BirthJuly 30, 1908, Akron, Ohio, United States
DiedOctober 19, 1988, Fallbrook, California, United States
Place Of BirthAkron, Ohio, USA
ProfessionSpecial Effects, Visual Effects, Cinematographer
ChildrenMichael C. Butler
ParentsWilliam J. Butler
AwardsAcademy Award for Best Visual Effects, Academy Award for Best Technical Achievement
Star SignLeo
#Fact
1Father of cinematographers Michael C. Butler and David L. Butler.
2He became the head of special effects at Columbia after World War II.
3Before World War II, he went to England to work for Alexander Korda.

Special Effects

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Charley Varrick1973special effects rigger - uncredited
In Harm's Way1965special effects
Robinson Crusoe on Mars1964special effects
Panic in Year Zero!1962special effects - as Larry Butler
The Devil at 4 O'Clock1961special effects - uncredited
The Lineup1958special effects - uncredited
20 Million Miles to Earth1957special effects director - uncredited
The Giant Claw1957special effects: second unit - uncredited
The Caine Mutiny1954special effects
We Were Strangers1949special scenes
To the Ends of the Earth1948special effects
The Lady from Shanghai1947special effects - uncredited
Prairie Raiders1947special effects - uncredited
Perilous Holiday1946miniatures - uncredited
Saratoga Trunk1945special effects - as Lawrence Butler
A Thousand and One Nights1945special effects
Counter-Attack1945special effects
The Horn Blows at Midnight1945special effects - as Lawrence Butler
Tonight and Every Night1945special effects
Crime by Night1944special effects director - as Lawrence Butler
Janie1944special effects - as Lawrence Butler
The Adventures of Mark Twain1944special effects
The Desert Song1943special effects - as Lawrence Butler
Destination Tokyo1943special effects director - as Lawrence Butler
Edge of Darkness1943special effects director - as Lawrence Butler
Casablanca1942special effects director - as Lawrence Butler
Jungle Book1942special effects - as Lawrence Butler
To Be or Not to Be1942special effects - as Lawrence Butler
Lydia1941special effects - as Lawrence Butler
That Hamilton Woman1941special effects - as Lawrence Butler
The Thief of Bagdad1940special effects director - as Lawrence Butler
South Riding1938special effects
Dark Journey1937assistant special effects - as Lawrence Butler
Fire Over England1937special effects assistant - as Lawrence Butler
The Man Who Could Work Miracles1936special effects - uncredited
Things to Come1936assistant special effects - as Lawrence Butler

Visual Effects

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Doctors' Wives1971process camera - uncredited
Marooned1969special visual effects
Mackenna's Gold1969special visual effects - as Larry Butler
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner1967process photography - as Larry Butler
Assault on a Queen1966special photographic effects
House of Usher1960process photography director - as Larry Butler
Lorna Doone1951special photographic effects
Gallant Journey1946miniatures - uncredited / special optical effects - uncredited
Renegades1946miniatures - uncredited / special optical effects - uncredited
The Walls Came Tumbling Down1946miniatures - uncredited / special optical effects - uncredited
Gilda1946miniatures - uncredited / special optical effects - uncredited
One Way to Love1946miniatures - uncredited / special optical effects - uncredited
Out of the Depths1945miniatures - uncredited / special optical effects - uncredited
Hit the Hay1945miniatures - uncredited / special optical effects - uncredited
She Wouldn't Say Yes1945miniatures - uncredited / special optical effects - uncredited
Snafu1945miniatures - uncredited / special optical effects - uncredited
My Name Is Julia Ross1945miniatures - uncredited / special optical effects - uncredited

Cinematographer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Adventures of Mark Twain1944uncredited

Assistant Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Lineup1958second unit director - as Lawrence Butler

Editorial Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jolson Sings Again1949montage

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Jolson Story1946montage director

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
1976Technical Achievement AwardAcademy Awards, USA

For the concept of applying low inertia and stepping electric motors to film transport systems and ... More

1941OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Effects, Special EffectsThe Thief of Bagdad (1940)

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
1946OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Effects, Special EffectsA Thousand and One Nights (1945)
1943OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Effects, Special EffectsJungle Book (1942)
1942OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Effects, Special EffectsThat Hamilton Woman (1941)

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