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||January 15, 1999
||September 25, 1915
||Cause of Death:
||Kent, England, GB
RATE AND COMMENT
Joined her brother Sydney's compant Verity Films
First feature as producer (associate), "The Seventh Veil"
Was executive in charge of the production on "The Upturned Grass"
At brother's insistance, hired by J Arthur Rank to run Islington Studios, a division of Gainsborough Studios
First film for Rank, "Dear Murderer"
Had box-office success with the comedy "Miranda" about a mermaid
Initial collaboration with director Ralph Thomas, "The Clouded Yellow"; first of some 30 films made over a 20-plus year career
Produced the successful "Doctor in the House", the first in a series of farcical comedies about medical students
Produced the remake of "The 39 Steps", starring Kenneth More
Last film in the series "Doctor in Trouble"
Final film, "It's Not the Size That Counts", directed by Thomas