Bill Rowe

Sound rerecorder
Prolific sound recordist who began working for Elstree Studios in the 1950s in their sound department. Rowe eventually became director of post-production at the studio and remained in that position until his death. In ... Read more »

Filmography

Sound (97)

City of Joy 1992 (Movie)

(Rerecording Mixer)

Meeting Venus 1991 (Movie)

re-recording engineer(De Lane Lee) (Sound)

Everybody Wins 1990 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)

Hearts of Fire 1990 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Memphis Belle 1990 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

The Raggedy Rawney 1990 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer supervisor (Sound)

Batman 1989 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)

Erik the Viking 1989 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)

Lost Angels 1989 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer supervisor (Sound)

Manifesto 1989 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)

A Summer Story 1988 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)

Business As Usual 1988 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)

Homeboy 1988 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)

The House on Carroll Street 1988 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer supervisor (Sound)

The Lair of the White Worm 1988 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)

The Land Before Time 1988 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer supervisor (Sound)

Castaway 1987 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Last Emperor 1987 (Movie)

sound recording (Sound)

Memed My Hawk 1987 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Superman IV: the Quest for Peace 1987 (Movie)

sound rerecording supervisor (Sound)

Suspect 1987 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer supervisor (Sound)

The Whistle Blower 1987 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

An American Tail 1986 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)

Clockwise 1986 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)

F/X 1986 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)

Half Moon Street 1986 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Haunted Honeymoon 1986 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)

Labyrinth 1986 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Lady Jane 1986 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer(Dolby) (Sound)

The Mission 1986 (Movie)

sound rerecording 2nd unit (Sound)

Eleni 1985 (Movie)

sound rerecording supervisor (Sound)

Return to Oz 1985 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Sweet Dreams 1985 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)

Another Country 1984 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Birdy 1984 (Movie)

Re-Recording Mixer (Rerecording Mixer)

Cal 1984 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Give My Regards to Broad Street 1984 (Movie)

sound rerecording supervisor (Sound)

Sheena 1984 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)

The Killing Fields 1984 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)

The Razor's Edge 1984 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)

Local Hero 1983 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Never Say Never Again 1983 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

The Hunger 1983 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Yentl 1983 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Evil Under the Sun 1982 (Movie)

(Sound Recordist)

Krull 1982 (Movie)

sound rerecording supervisor (Sound)

Shoot the Moon 1982 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Chariots of Fire 1981 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)

Green Ice 1981 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

The French Lieutenant's Woman 1981 (Movie)

(Sound Re-recordist)

The Great Muppet Caper 1981 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Rude Boy 1980 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

The Final Conflict 1980 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

The Shining 1980 (Movie)

(Dubbing Mixer)

Alien 1979 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Boardwalk 1979 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Escape to Athena 1979 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Lost and Found 1979 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Quadrophenia 1979 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Rising Damp 1979 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

The Legacy 1979 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

The Mirror Crack'd 1979 (Movie)

sound recording (Sound)

Death on the Nile 1978 (Movie)

(Sound)

Goin' South 1978 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Midnight Express 1978 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Rockshow 1978 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Who'll Stop the Rain? 1978 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Aces High 1977 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Cross of Iron 1977 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Julia 1977 (Movie)

(Sound)

Nasty Habits 1977 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Valentino 1977 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

A Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man 1976 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)

Crime and Passion 1976 (Movie)

(Sound)

Not Now, Comrade 1976 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Barry Lyndon 1975 (Movie)

(Dubbing Mixer)

Keep It Up Downstairs 1975 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Shout at the Devil 1975 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

To the Devil, a Daughter 1975 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)

Tommy 1975 (Movie)

(Dubbing Mixer)

It Shouldn't Happen to a Vet 1974 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Murder on the Orient Express 1974 (Movie)

(Sound)

Galileo 1973 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

Steppenwolf 1973 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

The Little Prince 1973 (Movie)

(Sound)

The Maids 1973 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

The National Health 1973 (Movie)

(Sound)

A Touch of Class 1972 (Movie)

(Dubbing Mixer)

The Legend of Hell House 1972 (Movie)

(Sound)

A Clockwork Orange 1971 (Movie)

(Dubbing Mixer)

Captain Kronos: Vampire Hunter 1971 (Movie)

(Sound)

Endless Night 1971 (Movie)

sound recording (Sound)

On the Buses 1970 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

And Soon the Darkness 1969 (Movie)

sound recording (Sound)

The Horror of Frankenstein 1969 (Movie)

sound rerecording (Sound)

One Million Years B.C. 1966 (Movie)

(Sound Mixer)

Spectre (TV Show)

Dubbing Mixer
Actor (5)

Philadelphia Diary 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

Unbreakable 2000 (Movie)

Bar Patron (Actor)

Extraordinary Visitor 1999 (Movie)

(Actor)

Philadelphia 1993 (Movie)

Dr Armbruster (Actor)

Dead Poets Society 1989 (Movie)

Dormitory Porter (Actor)

Biography

Prolific sound recordist who began working for Elstree Studios in the 1950s in their sound department. Rowe eventually became director of post-production at the studio and remained in that position until his death. In 1966 he received his first sound mixer credit, for "One Million Years B.C." (1966). Among the directors with whom Rowe worked are: Ken Russell, on "Tommy" (1975), "Valentino" (1977), and "The Lair of the White Worm" (1988); Roland Joffe, on "The Killing Fields" (1984), "The Mission" (1986) and "City of Joy" (1992); Stanley Kubrick, on "Barry Lyndon" (1975) and "The Shining" (1980); and Jim Henson, on "The Great Muppet Caper" (1981), "The Dark Crystal" (1982) and "Labyrinth" (1986). Other credits include "Batman" (1989), "Local Hero" (1983), "Chariots of Fire" (1981) and "Yentl" (1983). Rowe's final film work was on Roman Polanski's "Bitter Moon" (1992).

Milestones

1992

Final film credit with Roman Polanski's "Bitter Moon"

1966

First credit as a sound mixer with "One Million Years B.C."

Worked on the British TV series "The Avengers" and "The Saint"

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