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The 39 Steps Writer
(1935)
Sabotage Writer
(1936)
The Frog Writer
(1937)
(1926)

Filmography

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 1963 Sikke'n familie (play)
 1959 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The White Sheep of the Family (1959) ... (play)
 1958 The Sign of Zorro (screenplay - uncredited)
 1958 Girls at Sea (play)
 1958 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Frog (1958) ... (play)
 1958 Saturday Playhouse (TV Series) (play "Off the Record" - 1 episode)
- Carry On, Admiral (1958) ... (play "Off the Record")
 1957 The Ship Was Loaded (based on the stage play "Off the Record")
 1956 The Fourpenny Box (TV Movie) (play)
 1954 Orders Are Orders (play)
 1950 Off the Record (TV Movie) (play)
 1949 Housemaster (TV Movie)
 1948 Tilly of Bloomsbury (TV Movie) (play)
 1948 The Middle Watch (TV Movie) (play)
 1946 The Middle Watch (TV Movie) (play)
 1940 Tilly of Bloomsbury (play)
 1940 The Middle Watch (play)
 1939 Little Ladyship (TV Movie) (English version)
 1938 Nobody Home (writer)
 1938 Housemaster (novel "The Housemaster" - uncredited) / (play "Bachelor Born")
 1937 A Damsel in Distress (play)
 1937 Troopship
 1937 The Frog (adaptation)
 1936 Sabotage (dialogue)
 1936 Keep Your Seats, Please! (uncredited)
 1936 The Man Behind the Mask (dialogue)
 1936 Secret Agent (dialogue)
 1936 All at Sea (play "Mr. Faintheart")
 1935 The Widow from Monte Carlo (play "A Present from Margate")
 1935 Admirals All (play) / (script)
 1935 Me and Marlborough (dialogue)
 1935 The 39 Steps (dialogue)
 1933 I Was a Spy (additional dialogue)
 1933 Orders Is Orders (play)
 1933 Leave It to Me (play "Leave It To Psmith")
 1932 Midshipmaid Gob (play)
 1931 Tilly of Bloomsbury (play)
 1931 The Sport of Kings (play)
 1930 The Middle Watch (dialogue) / (play)
 1928 Tommy Atkins (scenario)
 1926 The Sporting Lover (play "Good Luck")
 1925 The Happy Ending (play)
 1919 The Common Cause (play "Getting Together")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Wrote "Happy-Go-Lucky", produced on Broadway. Comedy. See more »

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Spouse:

Helen Margaret Speirs  (his death)
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Trivia:

He joined Durham School in 1902 as junior science master, and also coached the rugby and boating crews. Durham featured in one of his best books 'The Housemaster' (1938), which includes the famous differentiation between 'funny peculiar' and 'funny ha-ha'. See more »

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