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Robert Richardson

Best known as a Cinematographer based on credits in that role in 23 films, with $3,400,683,231 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #24)
Best-known technical roles: Django Unchained (Cinematographer), Shutter Island (Cinematographer), Inglourious Basterds (Cinematographer), Eat Pray Love (Cinematographer), Hugo (Cinematographer)
Most productive collaborators: Quentin Tarantino, Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein, Leonardo DiCaprio, Christoph Waltz

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Career Summary

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In Technical RolesCinematographer23$1,606,287,848$1,794,395,383$3,400,683,231
Set Decorator1$50,282,766$0$50,282,766

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2015 Awards Season: Oscar Preview

February 28th, 2016

The Revenant

It’s Oscar day and, if all goes to plan, I will be live-blogging the ceremony tonight. Here is the list of nominees marked according to predictions from our readers, and my personal wishes. Nominees in Bold are the ones predicted to win by our readers (we’ll have a full rundown of the predictions at noon, after the contest ends). If I am predicting a different film, those are in Italics. Meanwhile, the nominees I want to win, but don’t think will win, are Underlined. There are a few categories where the film I really think deserves the award was not even nominated, plus a few I don’t have a real opinion on.

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2015 Awards Season: Oscars - Nominations

January 15th, 2016

The Revenant

The Oscar nominations were announced at 5:30 am Pacific time. Nothing is good that early in the morning. Worse still, this was a terrible year for snubs, especially when it comes to diversity of the nominees. The voters for the Oscars are 94% white and 77% male... but that's still more diverse than the list of nominees. The Revenant led the way with 12 nominations and it is expected to win a few of those, while it is a serious contender in most of the categories it was nominated in. More...

All Technical Credits

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11/2/2018 A Private War Director of Photography $0 $0 $0
6/1/2018 Adrift Director of Photography $31,196,472 $30,088,730 $61,285,202
10/13/2017 Breathe Director of Photography $489,322 $4,368,237 $4,857,559
12/25/2016 Live by Night Director of Photography $10,378,555 $11,400,000 $21,778,555
12/25/2015 The Hateful Eight Director of Photography $54,117,416 $91,325,944 $145,443,360
12/25/2012 Django Unchained Cinematographer $162,805,434 $287,142,889 $449,948,323
11/23/2011 Hugo Director of Photography $73,864,507 $106,183,277 $180,047,784
8/13/2010 Eat Pray Love Cinematographer $80,574,010 $126,024,779 $206,598,789
2/19/2010 Shutter Island Cinematographer $128,012,934 $171,448,848 $299,461,782
8/21/2009 Inglourious Basterds Cinematographer $120,774,594 $196,140,670 $316,915,264
12/22/2006 The Good Shepherd Director of Photography $59,908,565 $40,000,000 $99,908,565
12/17/2004 The Aviator Cinematographer $102,608,827 $105,762,065 $208,370,892
4/16/2004 Kill Bill: Volume 2 Director of Photography $66,207,920 $87,328,062 $153,535,982
10/10/2003 Kill Bill: Volume 1 Director of Photography $70,098,138 $106,371,290 $176,469,428
12/24/1999 Snow Falling on Cedars Director of Photography $14,378,353 $0 $14,378,353
5/15/1998 The Horse Whisperer Director of Photography $75,383,563 $111,500,000 $186,883,563
12/25/1997 Wag the Dog Director of Photography $43,057,470 $21,194,568 $64,252,038
11/22/1995 Casino Director of Photography $42,438,300 $67,961,700 $110,400,000
8/26/1994 Natural Born Killers Director of Photography,
Set Decorator 
$50,282,766 $0 $50,282,766
12/11/1992 A Few Good Men Director of Photography $141,340,178 $95,159,822 $236,500,000
12/20/1991 JFK Director of Photography $70,405,498 $134,994,502 $205,400,000
12/20/1989 Born on the Fourth of July Director of Photography $70,001,698 $0 $70,001,698
12/19/1986 Platoon Director of Photography $137,963,328 $0 $137,963,328
Movies: 23Totals:$1,606,287,848$1,794,395,383$3,400,683,231