Jim Bissell

Miscellaneous Crew | Production Designer | Art Director
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KNOWN FOR 
300 (2006) | Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005) | E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 7 nominations More »
AKA 
James D. Bissel | James D. Bissell | James Bissell
BORN 
Aug 6, 1951 (age 66)
GUILDS *
IATSE | DGA
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for 19061906 Production Designer (as James D. Bissell)  Less
Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Velvet BuzzsawVelvet Buzzsaw Production Designer (as James D. Bissell)  Less 2018 Post-Prod
Past Film & Video (42 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for SkyscraperSkyscraper Production Designer (as James D. Bissell)  Less 2018 $125MM $25MM / $65MM
  • Primary photo for SuburbiconSuburbicon Production Designer (as James D. Bissell)  Less 2017 $25MM $5.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for HiddenHidden Production Designer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Mission: Impossible - Rogue NationMission: Impossible - Rogue Nation Production Designer (as James D. Bissell)  Less 2015 $150MM $195MM / $701MM
  • Primary photo for The Monuments MenThe Monuments Men Production Designer  Less 2014 $70MM $78MM / $159MM
  • Primary photo for Jack ReacherJack Reacher Production Designer  Less 2012 $60MM $80MM / $218MM
  • Primary photo for Mission: Impossible - Ghost ProtocolMission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol Production Designer  Less 2011 $145MM $209MM / $695MM
  • Primary photo for LeatherheadsLeatherheads Production Designer  Less 2008 $58MM $31MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Spiderwick ChroniclesThe Spiderwick Chronicles Production Designer (as James D. Bissell)  Less 2008 $90MM $71MM / $163MM
  • Primary photo for 300300 Production Designer (as James D. Bissell)  Less 2006 $65MM $211MM / $456MM
  • Primary photo for Good Night, and Good Luck.Good Night, and Good Luck. Production Designer  Less 2005 $7.5MM $32MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Ring TwoThe Ring Two Production Designer  Less 2005 $50MM $76MM / $161MM
  • Primary photo for 50 First Dates50 First Dates Visual Consultant (as James D. Bissell), Second Unit Director (as James D. Bissell)  Less 2004 $75MM $121MM / $196MM
  • Primary photo for Hollywood HomicideHollywood Homicide Production Designer  Less 2003 $75MM $30MM / —
  • Primary photo for Confessions of a Dangerous MindConfessions of a Dangerous Mind Production Designer (as James D. Bissell)  Less 2002 $29MM $16MM / —
  • Primary photo for Cats & DogsCats & Dogs Fake Ticket Person at Stadium (uncredited), Production Designer (as James Bissell)  Less 2001 $60MM $93MM / $201MM
  • Primary photo for The 6th Day: The Future Is ComingThe 6th Day: The Future Is Coming (Video) Himself, Thanks  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The 6th DayThe 6th Day Production Designer (as James Bissell)  Less 2000 $82MM $35MM / $61MM
  • Primary photo for Lions and Monkeys and Pods... Oh My!: The Special Effects of 'Jumanji'Lions and Monkeys and Pods... Oh My!: The Special Effects of 'Jumanji' (Video) Himself (uncredited), Acknowledgment (archival material courtesy)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for My Fellow AmericansMy Fellow Americans Secret Service Agent (as James Bissell), Production Designer (as James Bissell)  Less 1996 $22MM $22MM / —
  • Primary photo for Tin CupTin Cup Production Designer (as James Bissell)  Less 1996 $45MM $54MM / $76MM
  • Primary photo for JumanjiJumanji Production Designer (as James Bissell)  Less 1995 $50MM $100MM / $263MM
  • Primary photo for Blue ChipsBlue Chips Production Designer (as James Bissell)  Less 1994 $22MM / —
  • Primary photo for Dennis the MenaceDennis the Menace Production Designer (as James Bissell)  Less 1993 $51MM / $117MM
  • Primary photo for The PickleThe Pickle Production Designer (as James Bissell)  Less 1993 $84K / —
  • Primary photo for The RocketeerThe Rocketeer Production Designer  Less 1991 $35MM $47MM / —
  • Primary photo for ArachnophobiaArachnophobia Production Designer (as James Bissell)  Less 1990 $22MM $53MM / —
  • Primary photo for AlwaysAlways Forest Fire Plates Director (as James D. Bissell), Production Designer (as James Bissell)  Less 1989 $31MM $44MM / $74MM
  • Primary photo for Star Trek V: The Final FrontierStar Trek V: The Final Frontier Special Thanks  Less 1989 $28MM $52MM / $70MM
  • Primary photo for TwinsTwins Production Designer (as James D. Bissell)  Less 1988 $15MM $112MM / $105MM
  • Primary photo for Someone to Watch Over MeSomeone to Watch Over Me Production Designer  Less 1987 $17MM $10MM / —
  • Primary photo for Harry and the HendersonsHarry and the Hendersons Second Unit Director (as James Bissell), Production Designer (as James Bissell)  Less 1987 $30MM / $50MM
  • Primary photo for The Boy Who Could FlyThe Boy Who Could Fly Second Unit Director, Production Designer  Less 1986 $7.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for St. Elmo's FireSt. Elmo's Fire Visual Consultant (as James Bissell)  Less 1985 $38MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Falcon and the SnowmanThe Falcon and the Snowman Production Designer (as James D. Bissell)  Less 1985 $12MM $17MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Last StarfighterThe Last Starfighter Art Director (as James D. Bissell)  Less 1984 $15MM $29MM / —
  • Primary photo for Twilight Zone: The MovieTwilight Zone: The Movie Production Designer (as James D. Bissell)  Less 1983 $10MM $30MM / —
  • Primary photo for E.T. the Extra-TerrestrialE.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Production Designer (as James D. Bissell)  Less 1982 $10MM $435MM / $793MM
  • Primary photo for Island ClawsIsland Claws Visual Consultant (as James D. Bissel)  Less 1980 $3.5MM
  • Primary photo for Good Luck, Miss WyckoffGood Luck, Miss Wyckoff Art Director (as James D. Bissell)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Kentucky Fried MovieThe Kentucky Fried Movie Production Manager  Less 1977 $650K $15MM / $5MM
  • Primary photo for Black Oak ConspiracyBlack Oak Conspiracy Property Master (as James Bissell)  Less 1977
Past Television (7 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Amazing StoriesAmazing Stories (TV Series) Title Designer (45 episodes, 1985), Writer (1 episode, 1986), Main Title Design (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1985–1987 45
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  • Primary photo for Palmerstown, U.S.A.Palmerstown, U.S.A. (TV Series) Art Director (7 episodes, 1980), Production Designer (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980–1981 8
    • Crossroads (Jun 9, 1981) Art Director  Less
    • The Suitor (Jun 2, 1981) Art Director (as James D. Bissell)  Less
    • Dry Hole (May 19, 1981) Art Director (as James D. Bissell)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Don't Look Back: The Story of Leroy 'Satchel' PaigeDon't Look Back: The Story of Leroy 'Satchel' Paige (TV Movie) Art Director (as James D. Bissell)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for ValentineValentine (TV Movie) Art Director (as James D. Bissell)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Anatomy of a SeductionAnatomy of a Seduction (TV Movie) Art Director (as James Bissell)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Flatbed Annie & Sweetiepie: Lady TruckersFlatbed Annie & Sweetiepie: Lady Truckers (TV Movie) Art Director (as James Bissell)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for KingKing (TV Mini-series) Art Director (3 episodes, 1978)  Less 1978 3
    • Episode #1.3 (Feb 14, 1978) Art Director (as James D. Bissell)  Less
    • Episode #1.2 (Feb 13, 1978) Art Director (as James D. Bissell)  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (Feb 12, 1978) Art Director (as James D. Bissell)  Less
Self (6 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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