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London Films

The London Films Logo from Laurence Olivier's Richard III (1955).

London Films Productions is a Rank and merged with Pinewood to form D & P Studios. The outbreak of war necessitated that The Thief of Bagdad (1940) was completed in California, although Korda's handful of American-made films still had Big Ben for their opening corporate logo.

After a restructuring of Korda's UK operations in the late 1940s, London Films were now made at Shepperton. One of these was The Third Man (1949). The company's film The Sound Barrier (1952) won the Academy Award for Best Sound.[1]

More than forty years after Korda died in January 1956, the company returned to active film-making in 1997 with

External links

  1. ^ "The 25th Academy Awards (1953) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 2011-08-20. 
  2. ^ Dawtrey, Adam and Rex Weiner. Mason on top of new London pix Variety. April 7, 1997. Accessed August 25, 2007.

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Filmography

Contents

  • Filmography 1
    • 1930s 1.1
    • 1940s 1.2
    • 1950s 1.3
    • 1970s 1.4
    • 1980s 1.5
    • 1990s 1.6
  • Alexander Korda Films Inc. (USA) 2
    • 1930s 2.1
    • 1940s 2.2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

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