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|Also Known As:||Died:||April 22, 2009|
|Born:||August 10, 1914||Cause of Death:||heart attack|
|Birth Place:||Yorkshire, England, GB||Profession:||Director ...|
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Worked as camera assistant with Verity Films
Short film co-directing debut, "London - 1942"
Documentary feature film directing debut, "Make Fruitful the Land"
Joined Gainsborough films as a director
Feature directing debut, "Holiday Camp"
First film with Walt Disney, "The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men"
Directed one of the Disney's biggest live-action hits of the era, "Swiss Family Robinson"
Credited as a co-director on Darryl F. Zanuck's epic 1962 D-day drama "The Longest Day"
Shared an Oscar with Jack Davies for their original screenplay for "Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines"
Directed Robert Wagner in the crime comedy "The Biggest Bundle of Them All"
Last completed film was "The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking"
Published autobiography, <i>So You Wanna Be a Director?</i>
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