Biography

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Sidney Hickox, A.S.C. (July 15, 1895 – May 16, 1982) was an American film and television cinematographer.

New York City-born Hickox started his film career at the age of 20 as an assistant cameraman at Manhattan's Biograph Studios and quickly became a full-time director of photography with Gloria's Romance in 1916. Following World War I, where he was a photographer for the US Naval Air Service, he relocated to Hollywood and joined the staff of First National Pictures. When the studio was absorbed by Warner Bros. in 1928, he remained there and worked on hundreds of projects until his retirement from feature films. Hickox also directed multiple episodes of the TV series I Love Lucy and The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour during their final seasons, as well as most of the episodes of The Andy Griffith Show during its lengthy run.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Sidney Hickox, A.S.C. (July 15, 1895 – May 16, 1982) was an American film and television cinematographer.

New York City-born Hickox started his film career at the age of 20 as an assistant cameraman at Manhattan's Biograph Studios and quickly became a full-time director of photography with Gloria's Romance in 1916. Following World War I, where he was a photographer for the US Naval Air Service, he relocated to Hollywood and joined the staff of First National Pictures. When the studio was absorbed by Warner Bros. in 1928, he remained there and worked on hundreds of projects until his retirement from feature films. Hickox also directed multiple episodes of the TV series I Love Lucy and The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour during their final seasons, as well as most of the episodes of The Andy Griffith Show during its lengthy run.

Personal Info

Known For Camera

Gender Male

Known Credits 81

Birthday 1895-07-15

Day of Death 1982-05-16

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • Sid Hickox
  • Sid B. Hickox

Camera TV ShowsMovies

1960 The Andy Griffith Show (249 episodes)Director of Photography
1958 The Fountain of Youth Director of Photography
1955 Battle Cry Director of Photography
1954 Them! Director of Photography
1953 Blowing Wild Director of Photography
1951 Fort Worth Director of Photography
1951 Lightning Strikes Twice Director of Photography
1949 White Heat Director of Photography
1949 Colorado Territory Director of Photography
1948 Silver River Director of Photography
1947 Dark Passage Director of Photography
1947 The Man I Love Director of Photography
1946 The Big Sleep Director of Photography
1945 The Horn Blows at Midnight Director of Photography
1944 To Have and Have Not Director of Photography
1944 Uncertain Glory Director of Photography
1943 Northern Pursuit Director of Photography
1943 Edge of Darkness Director of Photography
1942 Gentleman Jim Director of Photography
1942 The Big Shot Director of Photography
1942 All Through the Night Director of Photography
1941 Law of the Tropics Director of Photography
1941 Underground Director of Photography
1941 Thieves Fall Out Director of Photography
1941 The Wagons Roll at Night Director of Photography
1939 The Return of Doctor X Director of Photography
1939 Indianapolis Speedway Director of Photography
1939 The Kid from Kokomo Director of Photography
1939 Blackwell's Island Director of Photography
1939 King of the Underworld Director of Photography
1938 Men Are Such Fools Director of Photography
1938 A Slight Case of Murder Director of Photography
1937 Missing Witnesses Director of Photography
1937 Confession Director of Photography
1937 Slim Director of Photography
1937 San Quentin Director of Photography
1936 Trailin' West Director of Photography
1936 Two Against the World Director of Photography
1936 The Law in Her Hands Director of Photography
1936 Brides Are Like That Director of Photography
1936 Freshman Love Director of Photography
1935 I Found Stella Parish Director of Photography
1935 Special Agent Director of Photography
1935 Bright Lights Director of Photography
1935 Stranded Director of Photography
1935 Living on Velvet Director of Photography
1935 The Right to Live Director of Photography
1934 A Lost Lady Director of Photography
1934 Dames Director of Photography
1934 Twenty Million Sweethearts Director of Photography
1934 Registered Nurse Director of Photography
1934 The Big Shakedown Director of Photography
1933 Female Director of Photography
1933 Sensation Hunters Director of Photography
1933 The Little Giant Director of Photography
1933 Central Airport Director of Photography
1933 Grand Slam Director of Photography
1932 Frisco Jenny Director of Photography
1932 A Bill of Divorcement Director of Photography
1932 The Purchase Price Director of Photography
1932 Love Is a Racket Director of Photography
1932 So Big! Director of Photography
1932 The Crowd Roars Director of Photography
1931 Safe in Hell Director of Photography
1931 Blonde Crazy Director of Photography
1931 The Last Flight Director of Photography
1931 Too Young to Marry Director of Photography
1931 Dämon des Meeres Director of Photography
1930 Top Speed Director of Photography
1930 The Flirting Widow Director of Photography
1930 Those Who Dance Director of Photography
1929 Footlights and Fools Director of Photography
1929 Smiling Irish Eyes Director of Photography
1929 Why Be Good? Director of Photography
1929 Synthetic Sin Director of Photography
1928 Lilac Time Director of Photography

Crew

1944 I Am an American Cinematography
1943 The Voice That Thrilled the World Cinematography
1940 Alex in Wonderland Cinematography
1933 The Avenger Cinematography
1928 Oh Kay! Cinematography

Acting

1960 The Andy Griffith Show (2 episodes)

Editing

1932 So Big! Editor

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