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Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

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List of all films where Gordon Willis, cinematographer, did the cinematography. This list of Gordon Willis films/movies is sorted alphabetically and includes trailers of the movies when available. While this isn't necessarily a list of all Gordon Willis movies it does include the most popular ones. The films on this list include both big blockbusters and smaller indie films, but the commonality is that all of these movies were shot by Gordon Willis.

List features The Godfather, The Godfather Part II and more.

This list can help answer the questions, "Who is Gordon Willis?" and "What movies did Gordon Willis shoot?"

Almost all Gordon Willis cinematography credits are included. While they usually don't operate the camera, cinematographers like Gordon Willis are said to have "shot" films. Cinematographers, better known as DPs, have the final say for any lighting and framing during the filming of the movie. These are the most famous movies where Gordon Willis did the cinematography. You can use this fact-based list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your opinion, then share it with your Twitter followers, Facebook friends or with any other social networks you use regularly. {#nodes}
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  • A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy

    Woody Allen, Mia Farrow

    Released1982

    Directed byWoody Allen

    This film is a 1982 comedy film written, directed by and starring Woody Allen. The plot is... more on Wikipedia
  • All the President's Men is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    All the President's Men

    Richard Nixon, Dustin Hoffman

    Released1976

    Directed byAlan J. Pakula

    All the President's Men is a 1976 American political thriller film directed by Alan J. Pakula.... more on Wikipedia

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  • Annie Hall is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    Annie Hall

    Woody Allen, Diane Keaton

    Released1977

    Directed byWoody Allen

    Annie Hall is a 1977 American romantic comedy film directed by Woody Allen. Neurotic New York... more on Wikipedia

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  • Bad Company is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    Bad Company

    Jeff Bridges, Geoffrey Lewis

    Released1972

    Directed byRobert Benton

    Bad Company is a 1972 American Western film directed by Robert Benton, who also co-wrote the... more on Wikipedia
  • Bright Lights, Big City is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    Bright Lights, Big City

    Michael J. Fox, Kiefer Sutherland

    Released1988

    Directed byJames Bridges

    Bright Lights, Big City is a 1988 American drama film directed by James Bridges and starring... more on Wikipedia
  • Broadway Danny Rose is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    Broadway Danny Rose

    Woody Allen, Mia Farrow

    Released1984

    Directed byWoody Allen

    Broadway Danny Rose is a 1984 American black-and-white comedy film written, directed by and... more on Wikipedia

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  • Comes a Horseman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    Comes a Horseman

    Jane Fonda, James Caan

    Released1978

    Directed byAlan J. Pakula

    Comes a Horseman is a 1978 film starring James Caan, Jane Fonda, Jason Robards, and Richard... more on Wikipedia
  • I'm Losing You is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    I'm Losing You

    Gina Gershon, Lisa Edelstein

    Released1998

    Directed byBruce Wagner

    I'm Losing You is a 1998 American film written and directed by Bruce Wagner. The film starred... more on Wikipedia
  • Interiors is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    Interiors

    Diane Keaton, Sam Waterston

    Released1978

    Directed byWoody Allen

    Interiors is a 1978 drama film written and directed by Woody Allen. Featured performers are... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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  • Klute is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    Klute

    Sylvester Stallone, Jane Fonda

    Released1971

    Directed byAlan J. Pakula

    Klute is a 1971 thriller film directed and produced by Alan J. Pakula, written by Andy and... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
  • Loving is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    Loving

    Eva Marie Saint, Roy Scheider

    Released1970

    Directed byIrvin Kershner

    Loving is a 1970 American comedy film released by Columbia Pictures and directed by Irvin... more on Wikipedia
  • Malice is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    Malice

    Nicole Kidman, Gwyneth Paltrow

    Released1993

    Directed byHarold Becker

    Malice is a 1993 American thriller film directed by Harold Becker. The screenplay by Aaron... more on Wikipedia

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  • Manhattan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    Manhattan

    Meryl Streep, Woody Allen

    Released1979

    Directed byWoody Allen

    Manhattan is a 1979 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Woody Allen and produced... more on Wikipedia

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  • Pennies from Heaven is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    Pennies from Heaven

    Steve Martin, Christopher Walken

    Released1981

    Directed byHerbert Ross

    Pennies from Heaven is a 1981 musical film adapted from a 1978 BBC television drama. Dennis... more on Wikipedia
  • Perfect is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    Perfect

    John Travolta, Jamie Lee Curtis

    Released1985

    Directed byJames Bridges

    Perfect is a 1985 American film drama, directed by James Bridges and starring John Travolta... more on Wikipedia
  • Presumed Innocent is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    Presumed Innocent

    Harrison Ford, Brian Dennehy

    Released1990

    Directed byAlan J. Pakula

    Presumed Innocent is a 1990 legal drama. It is a film adaptation of the best-selling novel of... more on Wikipedia

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  • Rehearsal for Murder is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    Rehearsal for Murder

    Jeff Goldblum, Lynn Redgrave

    Released1982

    Directed byDavid Greene

    Rehearsal for Murder is a 1982 murder mystery television film that starred Robert Preston and... more on Wikipedia
  • September 30, 1955 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    September 30, 1955

    Dennis Quaid, Tom Hulce

    Released1978

    Directed byJames Bridges

    September 30, 1955 is a 1978 drama film written and directed by James Bridges.
  • Stardust Memories is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    Stardust Memories

    Sharon Stone, Woody Allen

    Released1980

    Directed byWoody Allen

    Stardust Memories is a 1980 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Woody Allen and... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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  • The Devil's Own is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    The Devil's Own

    Brad Pitt, Harrison Ford

    Released1997

    Directed byAlan J. Pakula

    The Devil's Own is a 1997 American action thriller film starring Harrison Ford, Brad Pitt,... more on Wikipedia
  • End of the Road is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    End of the Road

    James Earl Jones, Stacy Keach

    Released1970

    Directed byAram Avakian

    End of the Road is a 1970 film directed, co-written, and edited by Aram Avakian and adapted... more on Wikipedia
  • The Godfather is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    The Godfather

    Al Pacino, Marlon Brando

    Released1972

    Directed byFrancis Ford Coppola

    The Godfather is a 1972 American crime film directed by Francis Ford Coppola, based on the... more on Wikipedia

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  • The Godfather Part II is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    The Godfather Part II

    Al Pacino, Robert De Niro

    Released1974

    Directed byFrancis Ford Coppola

    The Godfather Part II is a 1974 American epic crime film produced and directed by Francis Ford... more on Wikipedia

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  • The Godfather Part III is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    The Godfather Part III

    Al Pacino, Diane Keaton

    Released1990

    Directed byFrancis Ford Coppola

    The Godfather Part III is a 1990 American film written by Mario Puzo and Francis Ford Coppola,... more on Wikipedia

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  • The Godfather Saga is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis

    The Godfather Saga

    John Cazale, Al Pacino

    Released1977

    Directed byFrancis Ford Coppola

    The Godfather Saga is a TV miniseries that combines The Godfather and The Godfather Part II... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
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