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James Carreras (1910–1990)

James Carreras was born on January 30, 1910. He was a producer and production manager, known for Who Killed Van Loon? (1948), The Curse of Frankenstein (1957) and This Is Your Life (1969). He died on June 9, 1990 in Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, England. See full bio »


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 1948 Who Killed Van Loon? (producer)
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 1957 The Curse of Frankenstein (executive in charge of production - uncredited)
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 1990 This Is Your Life (TV Series documentary)
- Peter Cushing (1990) ... Himself (uncredited)
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 2012 The Flesh and the Fury: X-posing Twins of Evil (Documentary)
Himself - Former Executive at Hammer Films (as Sir James Carreras)
 2007 British Film Forever (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- Magic, Murder and Monsters: The Story of British Horror and Fantasy (2007) ... Himself (as Sir James Carreras)
 1996 100 Years of Horror: Dinosaurs (Video documentary short)
Himself - Chairman, Hammer Films
 1987 Hammer: The Studio That Dripped Blood! (TV Movie documentary)

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Other Works:

Unsold pilot: Produced a pilot for a proposed ABC horror anthology series called "Tales of the Unknown". The series would have been produced by the British studio Hammer Films.

Alternate Names:

Sir James Carreras

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Educated at Stonehurst. Left school, aged sixteen, to manage the Oxford cinema in Manchester. Served with the Honorable Artillery Company (HAC) during World War II. Awarded an M.B.E. in 1944 and promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel by 1946. See more »



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