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Karl Struss

Highest Rated: 98% Sunrise (1927)

Lowest Rated: 44% Coquette (1929)

Birthday: Nov 30, 1886

Birthplace: New York, New York, USA

Began his career as a commercial photographer and entered film in 1919, serving a three-year stint as cameraman for Cecil B. DeMille. Struss then went freelance and gained renown for his work on "Ben Hur" (1926), particularly in his use of filters to effect visual transformations--a technique he repeated to great effect in "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" (1932).

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Machete Cinematographer - 1958
95% 71% The Fly Cinematographer - 1958
No Score Yet 83% Poverty and Nobility Cinematographer - 1954
97% 90% Limelight Cinematographer - 1952
No Score Yet No Score Yet Rose of Cimarron Cinematographer - 1952
No Score Yet No Score Yet It's a Small World Cinematographer - 1950
No Score Yet 17% The Dude Goes West Cinematographer - 1948
86% 59% The Macomber Affair Cinematographer - 1947
No Score Yet No Score Yet Heaven Only Knows Cinematographer - 1947
No Score Yet 73% Caught in the Draft Cinematographer - 1941
93% 95% The Great Dictator Cinematographer - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Star Maker Cinematographer - 1939
No Score Yet 57% Rhythm Romance Cinematographer - 1939
83% 20% Anything Goes Cinematographer - 1936
83% 52% Belle of the Nineties Cinematographer - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Pursuit of Happiness Cinematographer - 1934
86% 58% The Story of Temple Drake Cinematographer - 1933
88% 82% Island of Lost Souls Cinematographer - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet Woman Accused Cinematographer - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet Tonight Is Ours Cinematographer - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet One Romantic Night Cinematographer - 1930
44% 24% Coquette Cinematographer - 1929
No Score Yet No Score Yet Lady of the Pavements Cinematographer - 1929
98% 92% Sunrise Cinematographer - 1927
No Score Yet 88% Sparrows Cinematographer - 1926
No Score Yet No Score Yet Poisoned Paradise Cinematographer - 1924
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fool's Paradise Cinematographer - 1921

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