Burnett Guffey, A.S.C.

Burnett Guffey, A.S.C. Trailers

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While still a teenager, the future Academy Award-winning lensman began as an assistant cameraman in 1923 on John Ford's 1924 western saga The Iron Horse. He was then hired by the Famous Players-Lasky Studios in 1927, became a camera operator in 1928 and worked there until 1943. Guffey was hired as a Director of Photography by Columbia Pictures in 1944. In 1957-58 he served as president of the American Society of Cinematographers (A.S.C.) for a year, and had been a long standing member. According to film critic Spencer Selby, Guffey was a prolific film noir cinematographer, shooting 20 of them, including In a Lonely Place (1950).​

Most Popular Burnett Guffey, A.S.C. Trailers

Total trailers found: 48

They Came to Cordura Trailer (1959)

01 June 1959

An army major, himself guilty of cowardice, is asked to recommended soldiers for the Congressional Medal of Honor during the Mexican Border Incursion of 1916.

Bonnie and Clyde Trailer (1967)

18 July 1967

Bonnie and Clyde is based on the true stories of the gangster pair Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow who in the 1930s began robbing banks in U.

The Great White Hope Trailer (1970)

11 October 1970

A black champion boxer and his white female companion struggle to survive while the white boxing establishment looks for ways to knock him down.

From Here to Eternity Trailer (1953)

05 August 1953

In 1941 Hawaii, a private is cruelly punished for not boxing on his unit's team, while his captain's wife and second in command are falling in love.

In a Lonely Place Trailer (1950)

17 May 1950

Dixon 'Dix' Steele, a down-on-his-luck screenwriter needs to adapt a trashy novel. At a night club, the hat-check girl, Mildred Atkinson is engrossed reading it.

The Silencers Trailer (1966)

18 February 1966

Matt Helm (Dean Martin) is called out of retirement to stop the evil Big O organization who plan to explode an atomic bomb over Alamagordo, NM, and start WW III.

Edge of Eternity Trailer (1959)

02 November 1959

Helped by socialite Janice Kendon and barkeeper Scott O'Brien, Arizona deputy sheriff Les Martin works to solve three brutal murders in and around the Grand Canyon.

Birdman of Alcatraz Trailer (1962)

03 July 1962

After killing a prison guard, convict Robert Stroud faces life imprisonment in solitary confinement. Driven nearly mad by loneliness and despair, Stroud's life gains new meaning when he happens upon a helpless baby sparrow in the exercise yard and nurses it back to health.

Sirocco Trailer (1951)

13 June 1951

A mysterious American gets mixed up with gunrunners in Syria.

Knock on Any Door Trailer (1949)

01 January 1949

Bogart plays a crusading lawyer fighting to save a juvenile delinquent charged with murder.

The Harder They Fall Trailer (1956)

09 May 1956

Jobless sportswriter Eddie Willis is hired by corrupt fight promoter Nick Benko to promote his current protégé, an unknown Argentinian boxer named Toro Moreno.

All the King's Men Trailer (1949)

08 November 1949

All The King's Men is the story of the rise of politician Willie Stark from a rural county seat to the governor's mansion.

Tight Spot Trailer (1955)

19 March 1955

A former model, serving time in prison, becomes a key witness in a trial against a notorious gangster.

Good Neighbor Sam Trailer (1964)

22 July 1964

To help his divorced neighbor claim a substantial inheritance, a family man poses as her husband. The ruse spills over into his career in advertising, and his recent promotion relies on his wholesome and moral appearance.

The Undercover Man Trailer (1949)

21 March 1949

Frank Warren is a treasury agent assigned to put an end to the activities of a powerful mob crime boss.

Convicted Trailer (1950)

01 August 1950

A prison warden fights to prove one of his inmates was wrongly convicted.

Suppose They Gave a War and Nobody Came? Trailer (1970)

11 September 1970

A rivalry is brewing between the soldiers at an otherwise tranquil Army base and the civilians of a nearby Southern town.

The Split Trailer (1968)

04 November 1968

A group of thieves attempt a daring robbery of a football stadium.

The Sniper Trailer (1952)

09 May 1952

Eddie Miller struggles with his hatred of women, he's especially bothered by seeing women with their lovers.

Homicidal Trailer (1961)

26 July 1961

The story centers around a murderous scheme to collect a rich inheritance. The object of murder is Miriam Webster, who is to share in the inheritance with her half brother Warren, who lives with his childhood guardian Helga in the mansion where Warren and Mariam grew up.

The Reckless Moment Trailer (1949)

29 December 1949

After discovering the dead body of Bea Harper's lover, Bea's mother Lucia hides the body under the assumption that it was her daughter who killed the man.

Night Editor Trailer (1946)

29 March 1946

"Night Editor" was based on the already existing radio program in which a newspaper editor would recount the 'inside story' of some bit newspaper story, and later became a television series.

The Brothers Rico Trailer (1957)

01 September 1957

The Rico brothers are mobsters in the employ of syndicate head Sid Kubick. Richard Conte plays the one Rico brother who has forsaken crime.

Nightfall Trailer (1957)

13 May 1957

An innocent man turns fugitive as he reconstructs events that implicate him for a murder and robbery he did not commit.

The Last Posse Trailer (1953)

04 July 1953

A posse's pursuit of bank robbers ends with loot missing and a sheriff (Broderick Crawford) wounded.

Mr. Sardonicus Trailer (1961)

07 October 1961

A search for a winning lottery ticket in his dead father's grave causes Sardonicus' face to freeze in a horrible grimace, until he forces a doctor to treat his affliction--with even more grotesque results! The audience gets an opportunity to vote--via the "Punishment Poll"--for the penalty Sardonicus must pay for his deeds.

Two of a Kind Trailer (1951)

01 July 1951

Brandy Kirby (Lizabeth Scott ) and crooked Lawyer Vincent Mailer (Alexander Knox) plan to rob William (Griff Barnett) and Maida McIntyre (Virginia Brissac) by producing a convincing double for their long-lost son.

The True Story of Lynn Stuart Trailer (1958)

03 March 1958

When the nephews of Phyllis Carter are killed in an automobile crash while under the influence of narcotics, she persuades Police Lieutenant Jim Hahan to use her as an undercover agent.

Private Hell 36 Trailer (1954)

03 September 1954

Two LA detectives get in over their heads when they get involved with a nightclub singer who holds the key to the missing loot from a New York elevator robbery.

Human Desire Trailer (1954)

05 August 1954

Jeff Warren, a Korean War vet just returning to his railroad engineer's job, boards at the home of co-worker Alec Simmons and is charmed by Alec's beautiful daughter.

Hell to Eternity Trailer (1960)

01 August 1960

Based on the story about Guy Gabaldon, a Los Angeles Hispanic boy raised in the 1930s by a Japanese-American foster family.

Screaming Mimi Trailer (1958)

25 June 1958

A blonde night club dancer is being stalked. Will anyone believe her?

My Name Is Julia Ross Trailer (1945)

08 November 1945

Julia Ross secures employment, through a rather-noisy employment agency, with a wealthy widow, Mrs. s

Let No Man Write My Epitaph Trailer (1960)

10 November 1960

In this sequel to "Knock On Any Door", the residents of a Chicago tenement building band together to insure that the son of Nick Romano does not follow in his father's footsteps.

Count Three and Pray Trailer (1955)

01 October 1955

A pastor with a shady past moves into a rural town just after the Civil War.

Framed Trailer (1947)

25 May 1947

Mike Lambert, seeking a mining job, instead becomes the patsy for a femme-fatale's schemes.

The Strange One Trailer (1957)

12 April 1957

A military school student develops a destructive power over his fellow cadets.

Storm Center Trailer (1956)

31 July 1956

Politicians go after a small-town librarian when she refuses to ban a book. She's quickly labeled a Communist.

To the Ends of the Earth Trailer (1948)

07 February 1948

A treasury agent becomes obsessed with exposing an international drug ring.

I Love a Mystery Trailer (1945)

25 January 1945

This first film in the Columbia series was based on the radio serial, "The Decapitation of Jefferson Monk.

So Dark the Night Trailer (1946)

10 October 1946

A French police detective investigates his fiancée"s murder.

The Family Secret Trailer (1951)

21 October 1951

When his son accidentally kills someone, a lawyer must defend the man wrongly charged with the murder.

Cry for Happy Trailer (1961)

03 March 1961

Army photographers on leave in Japan take over a geisha house.

The Sign of the Ram Trailer (1948)

03 March 1948

A wheelchair-bound woman manipulates her family to a point where they suspect she may be unhinged.

Three Stripes in the Sun Trailer (1955)

23 November 1955

A racist sergeant stationed in post-war Japan finds himself falling for a local woman.

The Soul of a Monster Trailer (1944)

17 August 1944

A man recovers on his death bed after his wife makes a mysterious pact with a strange woman. But is he really alive?

Dogface Trailer (1959)

01 January 1959

This unaired pilot for a series Fuller pitched to CBS about a U.S. infantry troop fighting its way through Nazi-held North Africa offers a fascinating new angle on Fuller’s relationship with the average foot soldier and moral complexity of war.

Halls of Anger Trailer (1970)

29 April 1970

An all-black inner city school has to become an integrated school. Few dozen white kids are transfered there, but the black students are aggressively opposed to this.