Biography

Betty E. Box (full name Betty Evelyn Box) was a prolific producer of British films, mainly comedies, between 1946 and the early 1970s, working mainly for Pinewood Studios and often together with director Ralph Thomas.

Originally a commercial artist, she started producing documentaries during World War II for her filmmaker brother Sydney Box's company Verity Films. In 1946 she was followed her brother to Gainsborough Pictures, where she produced several features before the company closed in 1949. She then moved to Rank's Pinewood Studios, where she and Ralph Thomas made some 30 films together. All in all, she produced 47 features and was awarded an OBE in 1958.

Betty E. Box (full name Betty Evelyn Box) was a prolific producer of British films, mainly comedies, between 1946 and the early 1970s, working mainly for Pinewood Studios and often together with director Ralph Thomas.

Originally a commercial artist, she started producing documentaries during World War II for her filmmaker brother Sydney Box's company Verity Films. In 1946 she was followed her brother to Gainsborough Pictures, where she produced several features before the company closed in 1949. She then moved to Rank's Pinewood Studios, where she and Ralph Thomas made some 30 films together. All in all, she produced 47 features and was awarded an OBE in 1958.

Personal Info

Known For Production

Gender -

Known Credits 29

Birthday 1915-09-25

Day of Death 1999-01-15

Place of Birth Beckenham, Kent, England, UK

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Production TV ShowsMovies

1970 Doctor in Trouble Producer
1969 Some Girls Do Producer
1968 The High Commissioner Producer
1966 Doctor in Clover Producer
1964 The High Bright Sun Producer
1964 Hot Enough for June Producer
1963 Doctor in Distress Producer
1961 No, My Darling Daughter Producer
1960 Doctor in Love Producer
1958 The Wind Cannot Read Producer
1957 Campbell's Kingdom Producer
1957 Doctor at Large Producer
1955 Doctor at Sea Producer
1954 Mad About Men Producer
1954 Doctor in the House Producer
1953 A Day to Remember Producer
1952 Venetian Bird Producer
1951 Appointment with Venus Producer
1950 The Clouded Yellow Producer
1950 So Long at the Fair Producer
1949 It's Not Cricket Producer
1949 The Huggetts Abroad Producer
1949 Vote for Huggett Producer
1948 Here Come the Huggetts Producer
1948 Miranda Producer
1947 Dear Murderer Producer
1947 The Upturned Glass Associate Producer

Acting

1985 The Golden Gong: The Story of Rank Films - British Cinema's Legendary Studio as Herself-Interviewee

Sound

1987 Benji the Hunted Original Music Composer

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