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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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
13 June 1951
A mysterious American gets mixed up with gunrunners in Syria.
01 January 1949
Bogart plays a crusading lawyer fighting to save a juvenile delinquent charged with murder.
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.
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.
19 March 1955
A former model, serving time in prison, becomes a key witness in a trial against a notorious gangster.
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.
21 March 1949
Frank Warren is a treasury agent assigned to put an end to the activities of a powerful mob crime boss.
01 August 1950
A prison warden fights to prove one of his inmates was wrongly convicted.
11 September 1970
A rivalry is brewing between the soldiers at an otherwise tranquil Army base and the civilians of a nearby Southern town.
04 November 1968
A group of thieves attempt a daring robbery of a football stadium.
09 May 1952
Eddie Miller struggles with his hatred of women, he's especially bothered by seeing women with their lovers.
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.
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.
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.
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.
13 May 1957
An innocent man turns fugitive as he reconstructs events that implicate him for a murder and robbery he did not commit.
04 July 1953
A posse's pursuit of bank robbers ends with loot missing and a sheriff (Broderick Crawford) wounded.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
25 June 1958
A blonde night club dancer is being stalked. Will anyone believe her?
08 November 1945
Julia Ross secures employment, through a rather-noisy employment agency, with a wealthy widow, Mrs. s
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.
01 October 1955
A pastor with a shady past moves into a rural town just after the Civil War.
25 May 1947
Mike Lambert, seeking a mining job, instead becomes the patsy for a femme-fatale's schemes.
12 April 1957
A military school student develops a destructive power over his fellow cadets.
31 July 1956
Politicians go after a small-town librarian when she refuses to ban a book. She's quickly labeled a Communist.
07 February 1948
A treasury agent becomes obsessed with exposing an international drug ring.
25 January 1945
This first film in the Columbia series was based on the radio serial, "The Decapitation of Jefferson Monk.
10 October 1946
A French police detective investigates his fiancée"s murder.
21 October 1951
When his son accidentally kills someone, a lawyer must defend the man wrongly charged with the murder.
03 March 1961
Army photographers on leave in Japan take over a geisha house.
03 March 1948
A wheelchair-bound woman manipulates her family to a point where they suspect she may be unhinged.
23 November 1955
A racist sergeant stationed in post-war Japan finds himself falling for a local woman.
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?
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.
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.