Sidney Gilliat Movies List

Sidney Gilliat
Sidney Gilliat
Edgeley, Stockport, Cheshire, England, UK
Rome Express

Sidney Gilliat Filmography

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Endless Night
Endless Night ( English )
Director: Sidney Gilliat
Release date: 01-09-1972
The Great St. Trinian's Train Robbery
Director: Frank Launder , Sidney Gilliat
Release Year: 1966
Only Two Can Play
Only Two Can Play ( English )
Director: Sidney Gilliat
Release date: 20-03-1962
She Played With Fire
She Played With Fire ( English )
Director: Sidney Gilliat
Release date: 13-03-1957
Geordie ( English )
Artist: Alastair Sim , Bill Travers , Norah Gorsen , Molly Urquhart , Paul Young
Director: Frank Launder
Release date: 01-09-1955
The Belles of St. Trinian's
Director: Frank Launder
Music Director: Malcolm Arnold
Release date: 28-09-1954
The Story of Gilbert and Sullivan
Director: Sidney Gilliat
Release date: 14-02-1953
Soldiers Three
Soldiers Three ( English )
Director: Tay Garnett
Release date: 01-04-1951
The Happiest Days of Your Life
Music Director: Mischa Spoliansky , George Burgess , Leonard Bulkley , Hubert Clifford
Release date: 16-09-1950
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Sidney Gilliat Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Sidney Gilliat (15 February 1908 – 31 May 1994) was an English film director, producer and writer. He was born in the district of Edgeley in Stockport, Cheshire. In the 1930s he worked as a scriptwriter, most notably with Frank Launder on The Lady Vanishes (1938) for Alfred Hitchcock, and its sequel Night Train to Munich (1940), directed by Carol Reed. He and Launder made their directorial debut co-directing the home front drama Millions Like Us (1943). From 1945 he also worked as a producer, starting with The Rake's Progress, which he also wrote and directed. He and Launder made over 40 films together, founding their own production company Individual Pictures. While Launder concentrated on directing their comedies, most famously the four St Trinian's School films, Gilliat showed a preference for comedy-thrillers and dramas, including Green for Danger (1946), London Belongs to Me (1948) and State Secret (1950). He wrote the libretto for Malcolm Williamson's opera Our Man in Havana, based on the novel by Graham Greene. He had also worked on the film. He married Beryl Brewer in the early 30s. He had two children: Joanna Gilliat, who is a journalist and is married to Edward Russell, a pilot and Caroline Gilliat, who was an opera singer and teacher, who was married to Anthony Cave Brown (journalist). He had 3 grand children, Amanda Eliasch, Toby Brown and Camilla Horn. Description above from the Wikipedia article Sidney Gilliat, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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