Director, Brian Desmond Hurst, was born on Feb 12, 1895 in Castlereagh, Northern Ireland. Desmond Hurst died at the age of 91 on Sep 26, 1986 in London, UK .
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Miss Grant Goes to the Door (1940, )By Andrew Wickliffe on May 13, 2019 From The Stop Button
Miss Grant Goes to the Door is a rather well-executed propaganda short. There?s an air raid and two British sisters prepare to go to the shelter. Mary Clare is the noncommittal one, who wants to go back to bed, who needs to get her sewing before she can go to the basement. She even turns on the ligh... Read full article
Scrooge/A Christmas Carol (, 1951)By Judy on Dec 30, 2012 From Movie Classics
Alastair Sim and Mervyn Johns as Scrooge and Cratchit As promised, here’s my review of the 1951 Scrooge, which was the winner in the Movie Classics poll for people’s favourite adaptation. At heart, A Christmas Carol is a ghost story. Some productions almost lose sight of that, amid all t... Read full article
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