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Patrick Hamilton (I) (1904–1962)

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English novelist and playwright, best known for "Rope" and "Gaslight". Increasingly disillusioned with life, he went on to become an alcoholic and died in 1962 of cirrhosis of the liver and kidney failure. See more trivia »

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 2009 Hangover Square (novel)
 2005 Twenty Thousand Streets Under the Sky (TV Mini-Series) (book)
  The Charmer (TV Mini-Series) (novel "Mr. Stimpson & Mr. Gorse" - 4 episodes, 1987) (novel "Mr. Stimpson and Mr. Gorse" - 2 episodes, 1987)
- Gorse at the End (1987) ... (novel "Mr. Stimpson & Mr. Gorse")
- Gorse the Imposter (1987) ... (novel "Mr. Stimpson & Mr. Gorse")
- Gorse in the Middle (1987) ... (novel "Mr. Stimpson and Mr. Gorse")
- Gorse, the Deceiver (1987) ... (novel "Mr. Stimpson & Mr. Gorse")
- Gorse, the Investor (1987) ... (novel "Mr. Stimpson & Mr. Gorse")
 1977 Gaslicht (TV Movie) (play)
 1971 Au théâtre ce soir (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- La corde (1971) ... (play)
 1970 Teatro de misterio (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Luz de gas (1970)
 1968 The Rope (TV Movie)
 1967 Köysi (TV Movie) (play "Rope's End")
 1966 Obession (TV Movie) (play "Gaslight")
 1966 Luce a gas (TV Movie) (play)
 1965 Anatomie eines Unfalls (TV Movie)
 1965 De strop (TV Movie)
 1963 Bitter Harvest (novel "Twenty Thousand Streets Under the Sky")
 1963 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Money with Menaces (1963) ... (writer)
 1963 Suspense (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Man on the Bicycle (1963) ... (story)
 1962 Gaslicht (TV Movie) (play "Gaslight")
  ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (play "Angel Street" - 1 episode, 1960) (play "Rope's End" - 1 episode, 1957)
- Gaslight (1960) ... (play "Angel Street")
- Rope (1957) ... (play "Rope's End")
 1960 Gaslicht (TV Movie) (play "Gaslight")
 1959 Gaslight (TV Movie) (play "Angel Street")
 1958 The Governess (TV Movie)
  Grande Teatro Tupi (TV Series) (2 episodes, 1956 - 1958) (play - 1 episode, 1952)
- À Meia Luz (1958)
- À Meia Luz (1956)
- Festim Diabólico (1952) ... (play)
 1958 Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Angel Street (1958)
 1958 Suspicion (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Girl Upstairs (1958) ... (writer)
 1958 Gaslight (TV Movie) (play)
 1957 Der Herr im ersten Stock (TV Movie) (novel "The Man Upstairs")
 1957 The Duke in Darkness (TV Movie) (play)
 1957 Rope (TV Movie) (play)
  BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (play "Gas Light" - 1 episode, 1957) (play "Rope's End" - 1 episode, 1950)
- Gaslight (1957) ... (play "Gas Light")
- Rope (1950) ... (play "Rope's End")
 1956/III Gaslicht (TV Movie) (play)
 1956/II Gaslicht (TV Movie) (play)
 1952-1953 Broadway Television Theatre (TV Series) (play - 3 episodes)
- Angel Street (1953) ... (play)
- Angel Street (1952) ... (play)
- Angel in the Pawnshop (1952) ... (play)
 1953 Encounter (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Duke in Darkness (1953) ... (play)
 1950 The Ford Theatre Hour (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Angel Street (1950) ... (play)
 1950 Craven House (TV Movie) (novel)
 1948 To the Public Danger (Short) (play)
 1948 Rope (from the play by)
 1947 Gaslight (TV Movie) (play)
 1947 Rope (TV Movie) (play)
 1946 Angel Street (TV Movie) (play)
 1945 Hangover Square (novel)
 1944 Gaslight (play "Angel Street")
 1940 Gaslight (from the stage play by)
 1939 Gas Light (TV Movie) (play)
 1939 Rope (TV Movie)
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Playwright: "Rope's End" (filmed as Rope (1948), The Rope (1968), Köysi (1967), ITV Play of the Week: Rope (1957)) See more »

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Son of Olivia Roy. See more »

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