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Ernest Day (1927–2006)


Younger brother of Robert Day. See more trivia »


(age 79) in Surrey, England, UK

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Mission: Impossible
Mission: Impossible Camera and Electrical Department
Moonraker Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
The Spy Who Loved Me
The Spy Who Loved Me Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
A Clockwork Orange
A Clockwork Orange Camera and Electrical Department


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 1996 Mission: Impossible (director of photography: second unit - as Ernie Day)
 1989 A Dry White Season (additional photographer - as Ernie Day)
 1984 Space Riders (camera operator - as Ernie Day)
 1978 Shalimar (photographer: second unit)
 1976 The Pink Panther Strikes Again (camera operator - as Ernie Day)
 1975 Lucky Lady (photographer: second unit - as Ernst Day)
 1974 Juggernaut (camera operator)
 1971 A Clockwork Orange (camera operator - as Ernie Day)
 1971 Nicholas and Alexandra (camera operator)
 1971 The Horsemen (camera operator)
 1970 Ryan's Daughter (camera operator)
 1969 Where's Jack? (camera operator - as Ernie Day)
 1969 Sinful Davey (camera operator)
 1968/I The Shoes of the Fisherman (camera operator: second unit - as Ernie Day)
 1968 The Long Day's Dying (camera operator)
 1967 The Comedians (camera operator)
 1967 You Only Live Twice (camera operator - as Ernie Day)
 1965 Doctor Zhivago (camera operator)
 1965/I She (camera operator)
 1965 Lord Jim (camera operator)
 1964 Becket (camera operator)
 1963 Tarzan's Three Challenges (camera operator)
 1962 Lawrence of Arabia (camera operator)
 1961 The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone (camera operator)
 1961 The Secret Partner (camera operator)
 1960 Exodus (camera operator)
 1959 The House of the Seven Hawks (camera operator)
 1959 Killers of Kilimanjaro (camera operator - as E. Day)
 1959 The Bandit of Zhobe (camera operator - as E. Day)
 1959 Idol on Parade (camera operator - as E. Day)
 1958 The Secret Man (camera operator)
 1958 Son of Robin Hood (camera operator - as Ernie Day)
 1958 Intent to Kill (camera operator)
 1958 Tank Force (camera operator)
 1957 High Flight (camera operator)
 1957 How to Murder a Rich Uncle (camera operator)
 1957 Fire Down Below (camera operator)
 1956 Zarak (camera operator - uncredited)
 1956 Odongo (camera operator)
 1956 The Gamma People (camera operator)
 1955 The Cockleshell Heroes (camera operator - as Ernie Day)
 1950 Double Confession (focus puller - uncredited)
 1950 Eye Witness (focus puller - uncredited)
 1949 Now Barabbas (focus puller - uncredited)
 1948 The Silk Noose (clapper loader - uncredited)
 1946 Night Boat to Dublin (assistant camera - uncredited)
 1944 Mr. Emmanuel (clapper loader - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

E. Day | Ernie Day | Ernst Day

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