Peter Yates

Born: 24 July 1929, Ewshot, Surrey
Died: 9 January 2011, London

Highlighted works

  • Bullitt

    An iconic cop movie, famous for Steve McQueen’s taciturn cool and trusty Mustang.

  • A Taste of Honey

    A Taste of Honey

    Rita Tushingham delivers a BAFTA-winning performance as a resilient Salford schoolgirl making her way in the world in this classic of 1960s British cinema.

  • Serious Charge

    Serious Charge

    Wayward teens and malicious accusations spell disaster for a young vicar.

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