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Frank Launder   

Director / Screenwriter / Producer
1906 - 1997 
Born January, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, England
Key Genres: Comedy, Drama, Romance  TSPDT Rating: 6
Key Collaborators: Alastair Sim (Leading Player),  (Director/Producer/Screenwriter), Joyce Grenfell (Leading Player), Wilkie Cooper (Cinematographer), Stanley Pavey (Cinematographer), Thelma Connell (Editor), William Alwyn (Composer), Guy Middleton (Character Player)
Recommended: Geordie (1955)
Worth a Look: The Happiest Days of Your Life (1950)
Approach with Caution: Millions Like Us (1943) [co-directed by Sidney Gilliat], Captain Boycott (1947), The Belles of St. Trinians (1954)
Links: [ IMDB ] [ All-Movie Guide ] [ Film Reference ] [ Britmovie Biography ] [ British Pictures Profile
Books: [ Launder and Gilliat ]
DVD's: [ Amazon ]  
 

 

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