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Michael Gilbert (I) (1912–2006)

Michael Gilbert was born on July 17, 1912 in Billinghay, Lincolnshire, England. He was a writer, known for The Men from Room 13 (1959), Breakout (1959) and Das tödliche Patent (1963). He was married to Roberta Marsden and Roberta Mary Marsden. He died on February 8, 2006 in London, England. See full bio »

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(age 93) in London, England, UK

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  Great Mysteries (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode, 1974) (adaptation - 1 episode, 1973)
- Where There Is a Will (1974) ... (written by - as Michael Francis Gilbert)
- Money to Burn (1973) ... (adaptation - as Michael Francis Gilbert)
 1971 Misleading Cases (TV Series) (television adaptation - 6 episodes)
- Regina Versus Sagittarius (1971) ... (television adaptation)
- How Free Is a Freeman? (1971) ... (television adaptation)
- A Tiger in Your Bank (1971) ... (television adaptation)
- The Sitting Bird (1971) ... (television adaptation)
- What Is a Snail? (1971) ... (television adaptation)
 1971 Hadleigh (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Sealed Order (1971) ... (writer)
 1966 The Man in Room 17 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Undue Influence (1966) ... (writer)
 1965 The Third Man (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Trial of Harry Lime (1965) ... (writer)
 1965 The Mind of the Enemy (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- The Fatal Slip (1965) ... (writer)
- Process of Elimination (1965) ... (writer)
- A Forcing Bid (1965) ... (writer)
- The Trap (1965) ... (writer)
- The New Member (1965) ... (writer)
 1964 Armchair Mystery Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Blackmailing of Mr S (1964) ... (writer)
 1963 Zero One (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Louder Than Nightingales (1963) ... (story)
 1963 Das tödliche Patent (TV Movie) (novel)
 1961-1963 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Trial Run (1963)
- A Clean Kill (1961)
 1962 Drama 61-67 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Drama '62: The Betrayers (1962) ... (writer)
 1962 The Verdict Is Yours (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bardolino v Duxford (1962) ... (writer)
 1962 Kello pysähtyi (TV Mini-Series) (play - 3 episodes)
- Kolmas jakso (1962) ... (play)
- Toinen jakso (1962) ... (play)
- Ensimmäinen jakso (1962) ... (play)
 1961 The Unstoppable Man (novel "Amateur in Violence" - as Michael Francis Gilbert)
 1959-1961 The Men from Room 13 (TV Series) (writer - 20 episodes)
- The Man Who Made Money: Part 2 (1961) ... (writer)
- The Man Who Made Money: Part 1 (1961) ... (writer)
- The Man Who Made a List: Part 2 (1961) ... (writer)
 1959 No Hiding Place (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Man Who Left His Coat (1959) ... (writer)
 1959 Blackmail Is So Difficult (TV Movie)
 1959 Breakout (novel)
 1958 Fair Game (TV Series) (writer)
 1957 Wideawake (TV Movie)
 1956-1957 The Crime of the Century (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- The Century Closes (1957) ... (writer)
- The Century Opens (1956) ... (writer)
- Major Trump (1956) ... (writer)
- Taffy (1956) ... (writer)
- Abbie (1956) ... (writer)
 1956 Guilty? (novel "Death Has Deep Roots")
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Michael Francis Gilbert
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A founding member of the Crime Writers' Association of Britain, he was the legal adviser of Raymond Chandler at one time and drew up his will. A soldier in the Royal Horse Artillery in World War II, he was captured in North Africa and imprisoned in Tunis and in Italy, experiences which he drew on for his escape story "Death in Captivity" (1952). He has been called one of the finest of the ... See more »

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