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Also Known As: Kenneth Hughes Died: April 28, 2001
Born: January 19, 1922 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Liverpool, England, GB Profession: director, sound engineer, projectionist

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Began his career making training shorts for the military and directed his first feature in 1952. After establishing himself as an effective craftsman in the 1950s Hughes moved onto lush, big-budget productions in the 60s and 70s.

Began his career making training shorts for the military and directed his first feature in 1952. After establishing himself as an effective craftsman in the 1950s Hughes moved onto lush, big-budget productions in the 60s and 70s.

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DIRECTOR:

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  Night School (1981) Director
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  Sextette (1978) Director
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  Alfie Darling (1974) Director
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  Cromwell (1970) Director
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  Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968) Director
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  Casino Royale (1967) Director
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  Arrivederci, Baby! (1966) Director
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  Of Human Bondage (1964) Director
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Won contest as amateur filmmaker aged 14
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Joined BBC at age 16
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Became sound engineer
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Made army training films during WW II
1952:
Debut as screenwriter and director with "Wide Boy"
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