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Michael Powell

Michael PowellAKA Michael Latham Powell

Born: 30-Sep-1905
Birthplace: Bekesbourne, Kent, England
Died: 19-Feb-1990
Location of death: Avening, Gloucestershire, England
Cause of death: Cancer - unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Film Director

Nationality: England
Executive summary: Stairway to Heaven

He and director Emeric Pressburger comprised The Archers.

Father: Thomas William Powell
Mother: Mabel Corbett
Wife: Frankie May Reidy (m. 1-Jul-1943, d. 5-Jul-1983)
Son: Kevin Michael Powell (film industry, b. 24-Aug-1945)
Son: Columba Jerome Reidy Powell (b. 1951)
Wife: Thelma Schoonmaker (film editor, m. 17-May-1984 until his death)

    High School: The King's School, Canterbury
    High School: Dulwich College

    The Boy Who Turned Yellow (16-Sep-1972)
    Age of Consent (14-May-1969)
    They're a Weird Mob (18-Aug-1966)
    The Queen's Guards (17-Oct-1961)
    Peeping Tom (7-Apr-1960)
    Honeymoon (29-Mar-1959)
    Ill Met by Moonlight (4-Mar-1957)
    The Battle of the River Plate (30-Nov-1956)
    Oh... Rosalinda!! (1955)
    The Tales of Hoffmann (4-Apr-1951)
    Gone to Earth (6-Nov-1950)
    The Elusive Pimpernel (6-Feb-1950)
    The Wild Heart (1950)
    The Small Back Room (21-Feb-1949)
    The Red Shoes (6-Sep-1948)
    Black Narcissus (26-May-1947)
    A Matter of Life and Death (1-Nov-1946)
    I Know Where I'm Going (30-Oct-1945)
    A Canterbury Tale (21-Aug-1944)
    The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp (10-Jun-1943)
    One of Our Aircraft Is Missing (27-Jun-1942)
    Forty-Ninth Parallel (8-Oct-1941)
    The Thief of Bagdad (5-Dec-1940)
    Contraband (11-May-1940)
    The Lion Has Wings (3-Nov-1939)
    The Spy in Black (12-Aug-1939)
    The Edge of the World (Sep-1937)
    Crown v. Stevens (3-Aug-1936)
    The Phantom Light (5-Aug-1935)
    Lazybones (24-Jun-1935)
    Something Always Happens (10-Dec-1934)

    One of Our Aircraft Is Missing (27-Jun-1942)

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