Live and let die
Guy Hamilton
Based on the work of
Ian Fleming 1908-1964
Author of screenplay
Tom Mankiewicz
George Martin 1926-2016
Roger Moore Yaphet Kotto 1939- Jane Seymour
Metro Goldwyn Mayer, 2006
1 dvd-video + bonus dvd-video
Recording date
Playing time
116 min.
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Engels, Grieks

About Guy Hamilton

Mervyn Ian Guy Hamilton, DSC (16 September 1922 – 20 April 2016) was an English film director. He directed 22 films from the 1950s to the 1980s, including four James Bond films.

Early life

Hamilton was born in Paris on 16 September 1922, where his English parents were living, and attended school in England. His first exposure to the film industry came in 1938, when he was a clapperboard boy at the Victorine Studios in Nice. At the outbreak of the Second World War in 1939, Hamilton escaped from France by the MV Saltersgate, a collier bound for French North Africa; one of the other 500 refugees aboard was W. Somerset Maugham.

Having travelled from Oran to Gibraltar before arriving in London, he worked in the film library at Paramount News before being commissioned in the Royal Navy; he served in the 15th Motor Torpedo Boat 718 Flotilla, a unit that ferried agents into France and brough…Read more on Wikipedia