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Also Known As: Died: February 27, 2018
Born: March 6, 1920 Cause of Death: Undisclosed natural causes
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: director, actor, screenwriter, producer, assistant director

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Former juvenile performer who turned to directing in the 1940s and made his name with patriotic war films such as "Albert R.N." (1953) and "Reach for the Sky" (1956). Gilbert's best work has revealed a wry, sentimental understanding of English social mores, from "The Greengage Summer" (1961) to "Alfie" (1966) to "Shirley Valentine" (1989). He also directed three James Bond films, "You Only Live Twice" (1967), "The Spy Who Loved Me" (1977) and "Moonraker" (1979). Lewis Gilbert died in Monaco on February 27, 2018 at the age of 97.

Former juvenile performer who turned to directing in the 1940s and made his name with patriotic war films such as "Albert R.N." (1953) and "Reach for the Sky" (1956). Gilbert's best work has revealed a wry, sentimental understanding of English social mores, from "The Greengage Summer" (1961) to "Alfie" (1966) to "Shirley Valentine" (1989). He also directed three James Bond films, "You Only Live Twice" (1967), "The Spy Who Loved Me" (1977) and "Moonraker" (1979). Lewis Gilbert died in Monaco on February 27, 2018 at the age of 97.

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DIRECTOR:

1.
  Haunted (1996) Director
2.
  Stepping Out (1991) Director
3.
  Shirley Valentine (1989) Director
4.
  Not Quite Jerusalem (1985) Director
5.
  Educating Rita (1983) Director
6.
  Moonraker (1979) Director
7.
  Spy who Loved Me, The (1977) Director
8.
  Seven Nights in Japan (1976) Director
9.
  Operation Daybreak (1975) Director
10.
  Paul et Michelle (1974) Director

CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Roger Moore: A Matter of Class (1995) Interviewee
3.
 Winner Takes All (1990) Tackle
4.
 Room For Two (1940)
5.
 The Mystery Road (1921) Jean Sargot
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1944:
Documentary director
1947:
Feature film director "The Little Ballerina"

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