Peter Burton

Died: 2000

Highlighted works

  • That Kind of Girl

    That Kind of Girl

    This old-fashioned cautionary tale was spiced up for modern youth with a sprinkling of beatnik jazz dens and Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament marches in order to create an intelligent and finely-tuned drama.

  • Dr. No

    Dr. No

    This glossy, action-driven adaptation of Ian Fleming’s spy novel introduced audiences to James Bond and helped set the template for one of British cinema’s most enduring franchises.

  • 'All the Right Noises'

    "All the Right Noises"

    The thorny issues of underage sex and marital infidelity are explored in this unsensational film, telling a convincing and moving tale with honesty and integrity.

  • A Clockwork Orange

    A Clockwork Orange

    A dystopian future London is the playground of a teenage gang leader in Stanley Kubrick’s stylish, controversial take on Anthony Burgess’s novel about violence and free will.

  • Lawrence of Arabia

    Lawrence of Arabia

    An eccentric English officer inspires the Arabs to unite against the Turks during WWI in David Lean’s seven Oscar-winner, an epic in every sense.

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