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Richard Imrie | Emmerich Pressburger | Imre Pressburger | Pressburger | Emmerich Preßburger
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[interview in New York City, 1980] I think that a film should have a good story, a clear story, and it should have, if possible, something which is probably the most difficult thing - it should have a little bit of magic . . . Magic being untouchable and very difficult to cast, you can't deal with it at all. You can only try to prepare some nests, hoping that a little bit of magic will slide into...
His novel "The Miracle of St. Anthony's Lane" was written for Kurt Gerron
to film in 1934. It had been optioned to make a film at least four times, and each time it was not made so the rights reverted to Pressburger. He said he could retire if he had a few more stories like that. It was finally filmed as Miracle in Soho
(1957) in 1957.