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Born: January 19, 1932 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Profession: Director ...
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Director (feature film)

1.
Get Back (1991) as Director
A film based on Paul McCartney's 1989/1990 world tour, including interviews, live concert footage and archival material.
2.
Return of the Musketeers, The (1989) as Director
The reunion of the four Musketeers twenty years later.
3.
Finders Keepers (1984) as Director
4.
Superman III (1983) as Director
Superman battles a supercomputer and the evil businessman exploiting it.
5.
Superman II (1981) as Director
On the verge of giving up his powers for love, the man of steel is confronted with three super-criminals.
6.
Cuba (1979) as Director
A British mercenary meets an old love while training anti-Castro forces in Cuba.
7.
Butch and Sundance: The Early Days (1979) as Director
The story of young Butch Cassidy and The Sundance Kid, western outlaws.
8.
Royal Flash (1976) as Director
9.
Robin And Marian (1976) as Director
An aging Robin Hood comes home to resume his relationship with Maid Marian and his battles against the Sheriff of Nottingham.
10.
Ritz, The (1976) as Director
On his deathbed Carmine Vespucci's father tells him to "get Proclo". With "the hit" on, Gaetano tells a cab driver to take him where Carmine can't find him. He arrives at the Ritz, a gay bathhouse where he is pursued amorously by "chubby chaser" Paul B. Price and by entertainer Googie Gomez who believes him to be a broadway producer. His guides through the Ritz are gatekeeper Abe, habitue Chris, and bellhop/go-go-boys Tiger and Duff. Squeaky-voiced detective Michael Brick and his employer Carmine do locate Gateano at the Ritz, as does his wife Vivian.
11.
Four Musketeers, The (1975) as Director
To maintain control of the French monarchy, Cardinal Richelieu kidnaps D¿Artagnan¿s true love.
12.
Juggernaut (1974) as Director
Two demolitions experts race the clock to find and disarm a set of bombs placed on an ocean liner at sea.
13.
Terror On the Britannic (1974)
Some unknown maniac is threatening a navigation company to blow up one of its luxury transatlantics, the "Britannic", now in high sea with 1200 passengers. He is asking for a 500,000 sterline pounds ransom, otherwise the 7 bombs aboard will explode. An experienced anti-bomb squad is sent to the "Britannic", but although all the bombs are located, a very high skill level will be necessary to dismantle them. Perhaps that task is impossible...
14.
The Three Musketeers (1973) as Director
A country boy joins the famed musketeers and fights to protect the queen's name.
15.
The Bed Sitting Room (1969) as Director
A pregnant woman searches for love amidst the ruins of nuclear war.
16.
Petulia (1968) as Director
A married doctor falls for the young wife of an abusive rich man.
17.
Mondo Teeno (1967) as Dir british seq
18.
How I Won the War (1967) as Director
Misfits and incompetent kooks try to fight WW2.
19.
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1966) as Director
Madcap musical set in ancient Rome, where a clever slave connives to win his freedom.
20.
The Knack ... and how to get it (1965) as Director
A rampant womanizer tries to help an innocent friend bed an eccentric girl.
21.
Help! (1965) as Director
The Fab Four spoof James Bond and are chased in exotic locales around the world. The cause of their troubles is an item of jewelry in Ringo's possession.
22.
A Hard Day's Night (1964) as Director
A typical day in the life of the Beatles.
23.
The Mouse on the Moon (1963) as Director
A small European nation launches a space program using the local wine as rocket fuel.
24.
Ring-a-Ding Rhythm (1962) as Director
Two British teens and their friends bring "traditional" jazz to a small English town.

Cast (feature film)

25.
Richard Lester! (1998) as Himself
A tribute to Richard Lester, Philadelphia-born filmmaker who moved to England to direct the modern classics "A Hard Day's Night," "Petulia," and "Help!"
26.
Butch and Sundance: The Early Days (1979) as Man Looking Askance At Laughing Hearse.
The story of young Butch Cassidy and The Sundance Kid, western outlaws.

Producer (feature film)

28.
Alex's Apartment (1992) as Co-Producer
A woman selects a bad location to move into.
29.
Finders Keepers (1984) as Executive Producer
30.
The Bed Sitting Room (1969) as Producer
A pregnant woman searches for love amidst the ruins of nuclear war.
31.
How I Won the War (1967) as Producer
Misfits and incompetent kooks try to fight WW2.
32.
Ring-a-Ding Rhythm (1962) as Producer
Two British teens and their friends bring "traditional" jazz to a small English town.

Music (feature film)

33.
Richard Lester! (1998) as Music
A tribute to Richard Lester, Philadelphia-born filmmaker who moved to England to direct the modern classics "A Hard Day's Night," "Petulia," and "Help!"

Production Companies (feature film)

34.
Petulia (1968) as Company
A married doctor falls for the young wife of an abusive rich man.

Producer (special)

35.
Watching the Detectives (1991) as Producer
A special focusing on the real-life experiences of three private detectives. Telecast as part of the "Investigative Reports" series.

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