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John Glen (II)

John Glen was born on May 15, 1932 in Sunbury-on-Thames, England. He is an editor and assistant director, known for For Your Eyes Only (1981), The Living Daylights (1987) and Octopussy (1983). See full bio »

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Known For

For Your Eyes Only
The Living Daylights
Octopussy Director
Licence to Kill
Licence to Kill Director


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 1979 Moonraker
 1974 Gold
 1974 Dead Cert
 1973/I A Doll's House
 1972 Pulp
 1971 Murphy's War
 1968 Koroshi (TV Movie)
 1968 Baby Love
 1967-1968 Man in a Suitcase (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Jigsaw Man (1968)
- The Whisper (1968)
 1964-1967 Secret Agent (TV Series) (20 episodes)
- Koroshi (1967)
- The Paper Chase (1966)
- Dangerous Secret (1966)
 1963 The Sentimental Agent (TV Series) (film editor - 6 episodes)
- A Box of Tricks (1963) ... (film editor)
- Finishing School (1963) ... (film editor)
- A Very Desirable Plot (1963) ... (film editor)
- A Little Sweetness and Light (1963) ... (film editor)
- May the Saints Preserve Us (1963) ... (film editor)
 1962 Man of the World (TV Series) (film editor - 1 episode)
- Death of a Conference (1962) ... (film editor)
 1961 The Avengers (TV Series)
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The foreword of his autobiography, "For My Eyes Only: My Life with James Bond" (2001), was written by Roger Moore, who played James Bond in 3 of the 5 Bond movies directed by Glen. See more »


Four of his Bond films feature a scene where James Bond is startled by the sudden flight of one or more pigeons. See more »

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