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Leslie Arliss (1901–1987)

Former journalist and film critic Leslie Arliss began his film career as a screenwriter in the 1930s, mainly for Gainsborough Pictures. He continued as a writer for ten years, leaving Gainsborough in 1941 when he was offered a chance to direct at Associated British. It wasn't long before he returned to Gainsborough and brought with him a young ... See full bio »

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 1963 The Forest Rangers (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- The Prospector (1963)
- Foster Boy (1963)
- Beaver Poachers (1963)
 1959 Danger List (Short)
 1959 William Tell (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Raid (1959)
 1957-1958 The New Adventures of Charlie Chan (TV Series) (15 episodes)
- Three for One (1958)
- Kidnap (1958)
- Safe Deposit (1958)
 1957 Insomnia Is Good for You (Short)
 1955-1957 Sailor of Fortune (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Death at Sunset (1955)
 1956-1957 The Buccaneers (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Hurricane (1957)
- Dangerous Cargo (1957)
- Marooned (1956)
 1957 Dearth of a Salesman (Short)
 1957 Man with a Dog (Short)
 1953-1956 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series) (15 episodes)
- Winning Sequence (1956)
- Point of View (1956)
- Welcome My Wife (1956)
 1954 Destination Milan (segment "Lowland Fling")
 1954 Thought to Kill (episode "Thought to Kill")
 1953 The Triangle (segment "Priceless Pocket")
 1948 Idol of Paris
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Often erroneously listed as son of George Arliss and Florence Arliss. In truth, they had no children.

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