FILMS 1950s
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The Elusive Pimpernel (UK)

Premiere: Westgate, UK (3 November 1950)
Role: Hon. John Bristow
Main cast: David Niven, Margaret Leighton, Cyril Cusack, Jack Hawkins, Arlette Marchal, Gérard Nery
Writer: Baroness Emmuska Orczy  Music: Brian Easdale  Directors: Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger

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Patrick Macnee (second from the right) in The Elusive Pimpernel
Flesh & Blood (UK)
Premiere: London, UK (6 March 1951)
Role: Sutherland (uncredited)
Main cast: Richard Todd, Glynis Johns, Joan Greenwood, André Morell, Freda Jackson
Writer: James Bridie  Music: Charles Williams  Director: Anthony Kimmins

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Scrooge (UK)
Premiere: UK (31 October 1951)
Role: Young Jacob Marley
Main cast: Alastair Sim, Kathleen Harrison, Mervyn Johns, Hermione Baddeley, Michael Hordern
Writer: Charles Dickens  Music: Richard Addinsell  Director: Brian Desmond Hurst
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Three Cases of Murder (UK)
Premiere: France (February 1955)
Role: Guard Subaltern (uncredited)
Main cast: Orson Welles, John Gregson, Elizabeth Sellars, Andre Morell, Helen Cherry, Hugh Pryse
Writers: Brett Halliday, W. Somerset Maugham, Roderick Wilkinson  Music: Doreen Carwithen
Directors: David Eady, George More O'Ferrall, Wendy Toye, Orson Welles


The Battle of the River Plate (UK)

Premiere: UK (29 October 1956) Royal Command Film Performance
Role: Lieutenant Commander Ralph Medley, R.N.
Main cast: John Gregson, Anthony Quayle, Ian Hunter, Jack Gwillim, Bernard Lee
Writers and directors: Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger  Music: Brian Easdale
Patrick Macnee with Anthony Quayle in The Battle of the River Plate
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Until They Sail (USA)
Premiere: USA (early October 1957)
Role: Pvt. Duff (scenes deleted)
Main cast: Paul Newman, Jean Simmons, Joan Fontaine, Piper Laurie, Charles Drake, Sandra Dee
Writer: James A. Michener  Music: David Raksin  Director: Robert Wise


Les Girls (USA)
Premiere: New York, USA (3 October 1957)
Role: Sir Percy
Main cast: Gene Kelly, Mitzi Gaynor, Kay Kendall, Taina Elg, Jacques Bergerac
Writer: Vera Caspary  Music: Saul Chaplin  Director: George Cukor
The Girl Is Mine (UK)
Premiere: UK (April 1950)
Role: Hugh Hurcombe
Main cast: Pamela Deeming, Lionel Murton, Arthur Melton, Richard Pearson, Ben Williams
Writer: Ralph Stock  Music: Burt Rhodes  Director: Marjorie Deans

Dick Barton at Bay (UK)
Premiere: Portsmouth, UK (21 September 1950)
Role: Phillips
Main cast: Don Stannard, Tamara Desni, George Ford, Meinhart Maur, Joyce Linden
Writer: Ambrose Grayson  Music: Rupert Grayson  Director: Godfrey Grayson
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