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Person - Anderson, Michael (1920-2018)

Anderson, Michael (1920-2018)

Identification

Type:

Person

Preferred form:

Anderson, Michael (1920-2018)Other forms

Fechas de existencia:

London (England, United Kingdom)  1920-01-30 - British Columbia  2018-04-25

History:

Michael Joseph Anderson was an English film director.

He was son of Lawrence and Beatrice Anderson. He served in the Second World War.

Later on, he started with British movies since the 1949. He made cinema adaptations, but the most famous one was the one of Julio Verne's novel "Around the world in eighty days", who was a box-office succes and obtained an Oscar nomination. After his success, he moved to Hollywood, where he made several movies but without the previous good results. Some of them were "Logan's run" (1976) or "The shoes of the fisherman" (1968).

World War, 1939-1945

Date of the event: 1939 - 1945

Location associated with the date: Europa

 

Occupations

Places

Lugar de Nacimiento:

London (England, United Kingdom) in 1920-01-30

Lugar de Defunción:

British Columbia in 2018-04-25

Subjects

sexo:

Varón

Nacionalidad:

Británicos

External Links

Página web:

IMDb

Catálogo de Autoridades:

VIAF

Fichero de Autoridades:

Biblioteca Nacional de España

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