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Charles Higham (1931–2012)

Charles Higham was born on February 18, 1931 in London, England. He was married to Norine Lillian Cecil. He died on April 21, 2012 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Trouble with Merle
The Champagne Safari
Nazi America: A Secret History
Nazi America: A Secret History Himself - Historian
American Secrets


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 2007 City Confidential (TV Series documentary) (special thanks - 1 episode)
- Old Hollywood: Silent Stars, Deadly Secrets (2007) ... (special thanks)
 1987 Weapons of the Spirit (Documentary) (special thanks)
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 2016 American Secrets (Documentary) (post-production)
 2007 City Confidential (TV Series documentary)
 2007 National Geographic: Engineering the Impossible (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Archaeologist
- Angkor Wat ... Himself - Archaeologist
 2004 Conspiracy? (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Author, Murdering Mr. Lincoln
- The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln (2004) ... Himself - Author, Murdering Mr. Lincoln
 2004 Biography (TV Series documentary)
- Louis B. Mayer (2004) ... Himself
 2002 The Trouble with Merle (Documentary)
 2000 Nazi America: A Secret History (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Historian
 1995 The Champagne Safari (Documentary)
 1980 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
Himself - Author
- Episode #18.149 (1980) ... Himself - Author
 1978 Hollywood Greats (TV Series documentary)
- Charles Laughton (1978) ... Himself

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Other Works:

Biography: "The Films of Orson Welles". See more »

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2 Articles | See more »

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Personal Quote:

[on George Cukor] "His films vary drastically in their visual texture, their style reposing mainly in the theatrically accomplished handling of the actors." See more »


This Anglo-Australian film critic became well-known in the 1970s with several biographies of film personalities, but his fame turned to notoriety in the early 1980s with a book about Errol Flynn, whom he accused of having been a spy for the Nazis throughout World War II. The "evidence" he offered for this was extremely dubious, and a great many of Flynn's friends decried the book in the strongest... See more »

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