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Burrows, Michael

 Person

Biographical history

Michael Burrows (1929-2015) was a film critic and historian.

Michael Burgess Burrows was born July 15, 1929, in Beeston, Nottinghamshire, England. He taught business law at the Plymouth College of Further Education. He wrote numerous books about films and their stars and directors, including a book about Andrew V. McLaglen. Michael Burrows passed away on November 10, 2015 in England.

Citation

Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 2015; via WWW, September 27, 2017 (all above)

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Michael Burrows papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 2252
Scope and Contents Papers, correspondence, publications.
Dates: approximately 1990

Recordings of interviews by James D'Arc

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 9067
Content Description 19 cassette tapes and one floppy disc -- Mark Rydell, 3 Sept. 1975; Annick Smith, 18 April 1996; Andrew V. McLaglen, 12 March 1999; Michael Burrows, 29 May 1998; Zoe Porter, July 1991; Bryce and Hahn Chamberlain, 21 July 2015; Michael J. Lewis; Danny Gould; Dan Carlquist; Tony Thomas; Jackie Rife, Karl Malden, 14 July 1987; The Chinese Theater. Interviews conducted by James D'Arc during his time as Arts and Communications curator for L. Tom Perry Special Collections. Interviews largely based on...
Dates: 1975-2015