Basil Dearden (born Basil Clive Dear; 1 January 1911 – 23 March 1971) was an English film director.

Basil Dearden (born Basil Clive Dear; 1 January 1911 – 23 March 1971) was an English film director.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 46

Birthday 1911-01-01

Day of Death 1971-03-23

Place of Birth Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, England

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

1974 Mission: Monte CarloDirector
1971 The Persuaders!(3 episodes)Director
1970 The Man Who Haunted HimselfDirector
1969 The Assassination BureauDirector
1968 Only When I LarfDirector
1966 KhartoumDirector
1965 MasqueradeDirector
1964 Woman of StrawDirector
1963 A Place to GoDirector
1963 The Mind BendersDirector
1962 Life for RuthDirector
1962 All Night LongDirector
1961 VictimDirector
1961 The Secret PartnerDirector
1960 Man in the MoonDirector
1960 The League of GentlemenDirector
1959 SapphireDirector
1958 Violent PlaygroundDirector
1957 The Smallest Show on EarthDirector
1956 Who Done It?Director
1955 The Ship That Died of ShameDirector
1955 Out of the CloudsDirector
1954 The Rainbow JacketDirector
1953 The Square RingDirector
1952 I Believe In YouDirector
1952 The Gentle GunmanDirector
1951 Pool of LondonDirector
1950 Cage of GoldDirector
1950 The Blue LampDirector
1949 Train of EventsDirector
1948 Saraband for Dead LoversDirector
1947 FriedaDirector
1946 The Captive HeartDirector
1945 Dead of NightDirector
1944 They Came to a CityDirector
1944 The Halfway HouseDirector
1943 My Learned FriendDirector
1943 The Bells Go DownDirector
1943 Did You Ever See a Dream TalkingDirector
1942 The Goose Steps OutDirector
1942 The Black Sheep of WhitehallDirector


1970 The Man Who Haunted HimselfScreenplay
1955 The Ship That Died of ShameScreenplay
1949 Train of EventsScreenplay
1944 They Came to a CityWriter
1940 Spare a CopperWriter
1940 Let George Do It!Screenplay
1938 This Man Is NewsWriter


1970 The Man Who Haunted HimselfExecutive Producer
1959 Desert MiceProducer
1958 DavyProducer
1955 The Ship That Died of ShameProducer
1952 The Gentle GunmanProducer

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