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Gilbert Taylor

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Gilbert Taylor, B.S.C. (12 April 1914 – 23 August 2013) was a British cinematographer, best known for his work on films such as Dr. Strangelove, A Hard Day's Night (both 1964), ''Repulsion'' (1965), The Omen (1976), and the original Star Wars (1977). [1]

91 relations: A Day at the Beach, A Hard Day's Night (film), A Nice Girl Like Me, A Prize of Arms, Alfred Hitchcock, Alive and Kicking (1959 film), American Society of Cinematographers, Arri, Associated British Picture Corporation, Avro Lancaster, BAFTA Award for Best Cinematography, Before Winter Comes, Bomber, Bottoms Up (1960 film), Boulting brothers, British Society of Cinematographers, Bushey, Cinematographer, Circle of Danger, Cul-de-sac (1966 film), Damien: Omen II, Deep focus, Department S (TV series), Don't Get Me Started (1994 film), Dr. Strangelove, Dracula (1979 film), Elstree Studios (Shenley Road), Escape to Athena, Fame Is the Spur (film), Ferry Cross the Mersey (film), Flash Gordon (film), Frenzy, Front Page Story, Gainsborough Pictures, George Lucas, Green Ice, Hertfordshire, Hide and Seek (1964 film), High Treason (1951 film), Ice Cold in Alex, It's Trad, Dad!, Ken Adam, Lassiter (film), List of lifetime achievement awards, Losin' It, Macbeth (1971 film), Matte (filmmaking), Meetings with Remarkable Men (film), Michael Klinger (producer), Mike Hodges, ..., Newport, Isle of Wight, No Trees in the Street, Number Seventeen, Operation Bullshine, Petticoat Pirates, Repulsion (film), Richard Lester, Roman Polanski, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, Sailor of the King, Sands of the Desert, Seven Days to Noon, Soft Beds, Hard Battles, Stanley Kubrick, Star Wars (film), The Avengers (TV series), The Beatles, The Bedford Incident, The Bedroom Window (1987 film), The Dam Busters (film), The Full Treatment, The Good Companions (1957 film), The Guinea Pig (film), The Man Outside (1967 film), The Omen, The Punch and Judy Man, The Rebel (1961 film), The Silken Affair, The Weak and the Wicked, The Yellow Balloon (film), Theatre of Death, Thunderball (film), Tommy the Toreador, Tony Hancock, Trouble in the Glen, Two Cities Films, Venom (1981 film), Voyage of the Rock Aliens, Woman in a Dressing Gown, Work Is a Four-Letter Word, 20th Century Fox. Expand index (41 more) »

A Day at the Beach

A Day at the Beach is a British 1970 film based on the 1962 book Een dagje naar het strand by Dutch author Heere Heeresma.

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A Hard Day's Night (film)

A Hard Day's Night is a 1964 British musical comedy film directed by Richard Lester and starring the Beatles—John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr—during the height of Beatlemania.

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A Nice Girl Like Me

A Nice Girl Like Me is a 1969 British comedy film directed by Desmond Davis.

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A Prize of Arms

A Prize of Arms is a 1962 British crime film directed by Cliff Owen and starring Stanley Baker, Helmut Schmid, Patrick Magee and Tom Bell with early appearances by several actors including Fulton Mackay, Tom Adams and Rodney Bewes.

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Alfred Hitchcock

Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock (13 August 1899 – 29 April 1980) was an English film director and producer, widely regarded as one of the most influential filmmakers in the history of cinema.

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Alive and Kicking (1959 film)

Alive and Kicking is a 1959 British comedy film directed by Cyril Frankel and starring Sybil Thorndike, Kathleen Harrison, Estelle Winwood and Stanley Holloway with Richard Harris making his film debut.

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American Society of Cinematographers

The American Society of Cinematographers (ASC), founded in 1919, is an educational, cultural, and professional organization.

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The Arri Group is a global supplier of motion picture film equipment.

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Associated British Picture Corporation

Associated British Picture Corporation (ABPC), originally British International Pictures (BIP), was a British film production, distribution and exhibition company active from 1927 until 1970 when it was absorbed into EMI.

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Avro Lancaster

The Avro Lancaster is a British four-engined Second World War heavy bomber.

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BAFTA Award for Best Cinematography

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Before Winter Comes

Before Winter Comes is a 1969 British film directed by J. Lee Thompson from a screenplay by Andrew Sinclair.

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A bomber is a combat aircraft designed to attack ground and naval targets by dropping air-to-ground weaponry (such as bombs), firing torpedoes and bullets or deploying air-launched cruise missiles.

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Bottoms Up (1960 film)

Bottoms Up is a 1960 British comedy film.

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Boulting brothers

John Edward Boulting (21 December 1913 – 17 June 1985) and Roy Alfred Clarence Boulting (21 December 1913 – 5 November 2001), known collectively as the Boulting brothers, were English filmmakers and identical twins who became known for their popular series of satirical comedies in the 1950s and 1960s.

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British Society of Cinematographers

The British Society of Cinematographers (abbreviated BSC) was formed in 1949 by Bert Easey (23 August 1901 – 28 February 1973), the then head of the Denham and Pinewood studio camera departments.

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Bushey is a town in the Hertsmere borough of Hertfordshire in the East of England.

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A cinematographer or director of photography (sometimes shortened to DP or DOP) is the chief over the camera and light crews working on a film, television production or other live action piece and is responsible for making artistic and technical decisions related to the image.

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Circle of Danger

Circle of Danger is a 1951 British thriller film directed by Jacques Tourneur which stars Ray Milland, Patricia Roc and Naunton Wayne.

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Cul-de-sac (1966 film)

Cul-de-sac is a 1966 British psychological comic thriller directed by the Polish director Roman Polanski.

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Damien: Omen II

Damien: Omen II is a 1978 American supernatural horror film directed by Don Taylor, starring William Holden, Lee Grant, and Jonathan Scott-Taylor.

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Deep focus

Deep focus is a photographic and cinematographic technique using a large depth of field.

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Department S (TV series)

Department S is a British spy-fi adventure series produced by ITC Entertainment.

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Don't Get Me Started (1994 film)

Don't Get Me Started is a 1994 movie directed and written by Arthur Ellis.

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Dr. Strangelove


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Dracula (1979 film)

Dracula is a 1979 British-American horror film directed by John Badham.

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Elstree Studios (Shenley Road)

Elstree Studios on Shenley Road, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire is a British film and television production facility operated by Elstree Film Studios Limited.

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Escape to Athena

Escape to Athena is a 1979 British war adventure film directed by George P. Cosmatos.

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Fame Is the Spur (film)

Fame is the Spur is a 1947 British drama film directed by Roy Boulting.

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Ferry Cross the Mersey (film)

Ferry Cross the Mersey is a 1965 musical film featuring Gerry and the Pacemakers.

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Flash Gordon (film)

Flash Gordon is a 1980 science fiction action film based on the King Features comic strip of the same name created by Alex Raymond.

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Frenzy is a 1972 British thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

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Front Page Story

Front Page Story is a 1954 black and white British drama film directed by Gordon Parry and starring Jack Hawkins, Elizabeth Allan and Eva Bartok.

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Gainsborough Pictures

Gainsborough Pictures was a British film studio based on the south bank of the Regent's Canal, in Poole Street, Hoxton in the former Metropolitan Borough of Shoreditch, London.

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George Lucas

George Walton Lucas Jr. (born May 14, 1944) is an American filmmaker and entrepreneur.

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Green Ice

Green Ice is a 1981 adventure film starring Ryan O'Neal.

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Hertfordshire (often abbreviated Herts) is a county in southern England, bordered by Bedfordshire to the north, Cambridgeshire to the north-east, Essex to the east, Buckinghamshire to the west and Greater London to the south.

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Hide and Seek (1964 film)

Hide and Seek is a 1964 British thriller film directed by Cy Endfield.

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High Treason (1951 film)

High Treason is a 1951 British espionage thriller.

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Ice Cold in Alex

Ice Cold in Alex (1958) is a British film described as a true story in the film's opening credits, based on the novel of the same name by British author Christopher Landon.

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It's Trad, Dad!

It's Trad, Dad! (1962), known in the U.S. as Ring-A-Ding Rhythm, is a musical comedy featuring a variety of jazz performers and some rock and roll acts.

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Ken Adam

Sir Kenneth Hugo Adam, (born Klaus Hugo Adam; 5 February 1921 – 10 March 2016) was a British movie production designer, best known for his set designs for the James Bond films of the 1960s and 1970s, as well as for Dr. Strangelove.

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Lassiter (film)

Lassiter (also known as The Magnificent Thief) is a 1984 American spy adventure action film starring Tom Selleck and Jane Seymour.

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List of lifetime achievement awards

Lifetime achievement awards are awarded by various organizations, to recognize contributions over the whole of a career, rather than or in addition to single contributions.

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Losin' It

Losin' It is a 1983 American-Canadian comedy film directed by Curtis Hanson and starring Tom Cruise, Shelley Long, Jackie Earle Haley, and John Stockwell.

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Macbeth (1971 film)

Macbeth (or The Tragedy of Macbeth) is a 1971 British-American historical period drama film directed by Roman Polanski and co-written by Polanski and Kenneth Tynan.

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Matte (filmmaking)

Mattes are used in photography and special effects filmmaking to combine two or more image elements into a single, final image.

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Meetings with Remarkable Men (film)

Meetings with Remarkable Men is a 1979 British film directed by Peter Brook and based on the book of the same name by Greek-Armenian mystic, G. I. Gurdjieff, first published in English in 1963.

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Michael Klinger (producer)

Michael Klinger (1 November 1920 – 15 September 1989) was a British film producer and distributor.

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Mike Hodges

Michael Tommy "Mike" Hodges (born 29 July 1932) is an English screenwriter, film director, playwright and novelist.

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Newport, Isle of Wight

Newport is a civil parish and the county town of the Isle of Wight, an island off the south coast of England.

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No Trees in the Street

No Trees in the Street is a 1959 British crime thriller directed by J. Lee Thompson and written by Ted Willis, from his 1948 stage play of the same name.

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Number Seventeen

Number Seventeen is a 1932 thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchcock, based on a stage play by J. Jefferson Farjeon, and starring John Stuart, Anne Grey and Leon M. Lion.

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Operation Bullshine

Operation Bullshine is a 1959 British colour comedy film directed by Gilbert Gunn and starring Donald Sinden, Barbara Murray and Carole Lesley.

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Petticoat Pirates

Petticoat Pirates is a 1961 British comedy film directed by David MacDonald and starring Charlie Drake, Anne Heywood, Cecil Parker, John Turner and Thorley Walters.

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Repulsion (film)

Repulsion is a 1965 British psychological horror film directed by Roman Polanski, and starring Catherine Deneuve, Ian Hendry, John Fraser and Yvonne Furneaux.

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Richard Lester

Richard Lester (born Richard Lester Liebman; January 19, 1932) is an American film director based in Britain.

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Roman Polanski

Rajmund Roman Thierry Polański (born 18 August 1933) is a French-Polish film director, producer, writer, and actor.

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Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

The Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve (RAFVR) consists of a number of groupings of Royal Air Force reservists for the management and operation of the RAF's Volunteer Gliding Squadrons and Air Experience Flights of the Royal Air Force Air Cadets.

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Sailor of the King

Single-Handed is a 1953 war film based on the novel Brown on Resolution by C. S. Forester and (despite being largely set in the Pacific) filmed in the Mediterranean Sea.

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Sands of the Desert

Sands of the Desert is a 1960 British comedy film directed by John Paddy Carstairs and starring Charlie Drake in his first lead role in a feature film, Peter Arne, Sarah Branch and Raymond Huntley.

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Seven Days to Noon

Seven Days to Noon is a 1950 British drama/thriller film directed by John and Roy Boulting.

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Soft Beds, Hard Battles

Soft Beds, Hard Battles is a 1974 British comedy film directed by Roy Boulting, starring Peter Sellers in several roles, and with an all-star cast, including Curt Jurgens, Lila Kedrova and Jenny Hanley.

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Stanley Kubrick

Stanley Kubrick (July 26, 1928 – March 7, 1999) was an American film director, screenwriter, and producer.

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Star Wars (film)

Star Wars (later retitled Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope) is a 1977 American epic space opera film written and directed by George Lucas.

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The Avengers (TV series)

The Avengers is an espionage British television series created in 1961.

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The Beatles

The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960.

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The Bedford Incident

The Bedford Incident is a 1965 Anglo-American Cold War film starring Richard Widmark and Sidney Poitier and coproduced by Widmark.

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The Bedroom Window (1987 film)

The Bedroom Window is a 1987 American psychological thriller film directed by Curtis Hanson.

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The Dam Busters (film)

The Dam Busters is a 1955 British epic war film starring Michael Redgrave and Richard Todd.

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The Full Treatment

The Full Treatment (also known as The Treatment and Stop Me Before I Kill!), is a 1960 black and white British thriller film directed by Val Guest and starring Claude Dauphin, Diane Cilento and Ronald Lewis.

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The Good Companions (1957 film)

The Good Companions is a 1957 British musical film directed by J. Lee Thompson and starring Eric Portman.

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The Guinea Pig (film)

The Guinea Pig is a 1948 British film directed and produced by the Boulting brothers, originally known as The Outsider in the United States.

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The Man Outside (1967 film)

The Man Outside is a British film released in 1968.

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The Omen

The Omen is a 1976 English-language supernatural horror film directed by Richard Donner, and written by David Seltzer.

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The Punch and Judy Man

The Punch and Judy Man is a 1963 British comedy film directed by Jeremy Summers from a script by Philip Oakes and Tony Hancock for the Associated British Picture Corporation.

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The Rebel (1961 film)

The Rebel (US title: Call Me Genius) is a 1961 satirical comedy film about the clash between bourgeois and bohemian cultures.

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The Silken Affair

The Silken Affair is a 1956 British romantic comedy film directed by Roy Kellino and starring David Niven, Geneviève Page, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Joan Sims, Irene Handl and Ronald Squire.

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The Weak and the Wicked

The Weak and the Wicked (called Young and Willing in the United States) is a 1954 British drama film directed by J. Lee Thompson based on the book by his wife, Joan Henry, starring Glynis Johns, and Diana Dors.

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The Yellow Balloon (film)

The Yellow Balloon is a 1953 British noir, crime, thriller, drama film starring Andrew Ray, William Sylvester, Kathleen Ryan, Kenneth More, and Hy Hazell.

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Theatre of Death

Theatre of Death (also known as Blood Fiend) is a 1967 British horror movie.

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Thunderball (film)

Thunderball is a 1965 British spy film and the fourth in the James Bond series produced by Eon Productions, starring Sean Connery as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond.

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Tommy the Toreador

Tommy the Toreador is a 1959 British musical comedy film directed by John Paddy Carstairs and starring Tommy Steele, Janet Munro, Sid James, Bernard Cribbins, Noell Purcell and Kenneth Williams.

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Tony Hancock

Anthony John Hancock (12 May 1924 – 25 June 1968) was an English comedian and actor.

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Trouble in the Glen

Trouble in the Glen is a 1954 British comedy film directed by Herbert Wilcox and starring Margaret Lockwood, Orson Welles, Forrest Tucker and Victor McLaglen.

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Two Cities Films

Two Cities Films was a British film production company.

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Venom (1981 film)

Venom is a 1981 British horror film directed by Piers Haggard, written by Robert Carrington, based on Alan Scholefield's novel of the same name, and starring Klaus Kinski, Oliver Reed, Nicol Williamson, and Sarah Miles.

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Voyage of the Rock Aliens

Voyage of the Rock Aliens is a 1984 film directed by James Fargo.

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Woman in a Dressing Gown

Woman in a Dressing Gown is a 1957 British film directed by J. Lee Thompson.

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Work Is a Four-Letter Word

Work Is a Four-Letter Word (also known as Work Is a 4-Letter Word) is a 1968 British satirical comedy film starring David Warner and Cilla Black, in her only acting role in a cinematic film.

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20th Century Fox

Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, doing business as 20th Century Fox, is an American film studio currently owned by 21st Century Fox.

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