Directed "It's All Coming Back to Me Now" for Pandora's Box.
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Alfred Russell | Alf Russell | Kenneth Russell
5' 7½" (1.71 m)
Did You Know?
A critic's typical praise is "Beautifully understated." That means beautifully false . . . I'd rather go the other way - to gamble rather than play it safe. If I err it's by overstating, but I try to get it right.
In the early 1980s during preproduction for the film version of the stage hit "Evita", he was so impressed with Liza Minnelli
's screen test that he refused to direct the film without her. But the producers wanted Elaine Paige
and the production came to a halt. The film was eventually made by Alan Parker
Frequent use of trains and train settings