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Michael Gowans

Michael Gowans



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Director (feature film)

Sleuth (1972) as Assistant Director
A mystery novelist plots revenge on his wife''''s lover.
Tam Lin (1971) as Assistant Director
Zeppelin (1971) as Assistant Director
A British spy infiltrates the German Zeppelin Works, learnng of a plan to use a zeppelin in a daring raid to steal national documents and sets out to warn his superiors.
Villain (1971) as Assistant Director
A paranoid British gangster thinks everybody is a potential stoolie.
Hard Contract (1969) as Assistant Director
A hit-man, on assignment in Europe to do a job, meets and falls in love with a beautiful jet-setter in Spain.
Downhill Racer (1969) as Assistant Director
An ambitious skier sacrifices love and family to win.
Inspector Clouseau (1968) as Assistant Director
Scotland Yard borrows a bumbling French police detective to investigate a train robbery.
The Lion in Winter (1968) as Assistant Director
England's Henry II and his estranged queen battle over the choice of an heir.
Far From the Madding Crowd (1967) as Assistant Director
A romantic English lass can't choose among three very different suitors.
Time Lost and Time Remembered (1966) as Assistant Director
Kaleidoscope (1966) as Assistant Director
A pretty girl lures a luckless gambler into a dangerous poker game.
Return From the Ashes (1965) as Assistant Director
A gigolo marries a wealthy widow, seduces her stepdaughter and plots to kill them both.
The Yellow Rolls-Royce (1965) as Assistant Director
A classic car changes the lives of three sets of owners.
Life at the Top (1965) as Assistant Director
After marrying the boss' daughter, a workingman begins to doubt his abilities.
Man in the Middle (1964) as Assistant Director
Court-martial drama about an American Colonel assigned to defend a fellow serviceman accused of murdering a British soldier while stationed in India during World War II.
Ladies Who Do (1963) as 1st, 2nd & 3rd asst dir
Nine Hours to Rama (1963) as Assistant Director
"Nine hours to Rama" depicts the life of Nathuram Godse the assassin of Mahatma Gandhi. How Godse planned the assassination is shown in the film. How he became a Hindu activist who (unfairly) blamed Gandhi for the killings of thousands of Hindus by Muslims is revealed in a series of flashbacks.
The V.I.P.s (1963) as Assistant Director
Wealthy passengers fogged in at London's Heathrow Airport fight to survive a variety of personal trials.
Lisa (1962) as Assistant Director
A Dutch Jewish who has survived the horror of Auschwitz seeks the aid of a police inspector to leave Holland for Israel.
Never Let Go (1962) as Assistant Director
A cosmetic salesman sets out to prove to himself and his wife that he is not a failure.
I Like Money (1962) as Assistant Director
Mr. Topaze (Peter Sellers) is an unassuming school teacher in an unassuming small French town who is honest to a fault. He is fired when he refuses to give a passing grade to a bad student, the grandson of a wealthy Baroness (Martita Hunt). Castel Benac (Herbert Lom), a government official who runs a crooked financial business on the side, is persuaded by his mistress, Suzy (Nadia Gray), a musical comedy actress, to hire Mr. Topaze as the front man for his business. Gradually, Topaze becomes a rapacious financier who sacrifices his honesty for success and, in a final stroke of business bravado, fires Benac and acquires Suzy in the deal. An old friend and colleague, Tamise (Michael Gough) questions him and tells Topaze that if what he now says and practices indicates there are no more honest men.
Wonderful To Be Young! (1962) as 1st, 2d & 3d asst dir
Nicky and his friends find that their youth club is in danger of being flattened to make way for a new office block unless they can come up with £1500 to pay the new owner, the ruthless property tycoon Hamilton Black. To help raise the cash, Nicky records a song and his friends broadcast it via a pirate radio station, touting him as "The Mystery Singer" - the plan works and interest in their up and coming show is heightened by this new but unknown heart-throb. But Nicky has an even bigger secret and one that he cannot share, even with his girlfriend Toni... Hamilton Black is his father.
Two-Way Stretch (1961) as Assistant Director
A convict plots to commit the perfect crime while still behind bars.
Stop Me Before I Kill! (1961) as Assistant Director
After surviving an accident, a race car driver begins to suffer violent impulses.
Bobbikins (1960) as Director
The Doctor's Dilemma (1959) as Assistant Director
A woman tries to convince the medical profession to save her husband despite his lack of character.

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