Film Famous Grips

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List of famous grips, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Hard working grips are an integral part of every film set. An often under appreciated job, any film would not be able to hit the big screen without the help of a good grip. This list includes examples of famous or notable grips from some of the best films ever to hit the silver screen. Whereas most people ask the question, "What is a grip?" this list informs the reader as to who some of the best grips are, as well as information like their year of birth and more.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous grips?" and "Who are the best grips?" then this list is the perfect resource for you.

This list is made up of many different people, including Matthew Thompson and Tom Franchette.

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Benjamin Klein

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Carl Assmus

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Dana Van Auken

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Darryl Wilson Darryl Wilson is a key grip.

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David Henderson

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Dennis McLean

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Dick Dova

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Elliot Nachbar

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Georg Geutebrueck age 36 - Georg Geutebrueck is a cinematographer.

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George Kallimanis

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George Steward

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James Alden

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James Tharp

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Jim Gordon

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Jim Neal

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Joe Berger

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John Wagner age 65 -

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Mark 'Guns' Navarette

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Michael Starkey

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Nick Orlando

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Philip Coleman

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R. Michael Stringer age 72 - R. Michael Stringer is an actor and cinematographer.

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Randy Vargas

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Severin Fiala age 33 - Severin Fiala is a director, actor, film editor and screenwriter.

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Simon Scheeline

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Ted Eachus

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Thomas E. Slocum

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Tom Franchette is a Camera and Electrical Department Crew known for his works in Fargo, A Serious Man (2009), A Simple Plan (1998), and Jingle All the Way (1996) amongst other works he did.