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Alexander Korda

Film Director (16-Sep-1893 — 23-Jan-1956)


Charles Drazin. Alexander Korda: Britain's Only Film Mogul. London: Sidgwick & Jackson. 2002. 411pp.

Michael Korda. Charmed Lives: A Family Romance. New York: Random House. 1979. 498pp. Biography of Alexander Korda and brothers Zoltan and Vincent, by their nephew.

Karol Kulik. Alexander Korda: The Man Who Could Work Miracles. New Rochelle, NY: Arlington House. 1975. 407pp.

Martin Stockham. The Korda Collections: Alexander Korda's Film Classics. London: Boxtree. 1992. 128pp.

Paul Tabori. Alexander Korda: A Biography. London: Oldbourne. 1959. 324pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Public Information Research Namebase [link]

  5. Wikipedia [link]

  6. The Film Encyclopedia, 5th Edition (p.785)

  7. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.384)

  8. Penguin Companion to the Arts in the Twentieth Century (p.254)

  9. Cassell Companion to Cinema (p.314)

  10. Chambers Film and TV Handbook (p.181)

  11. The Encyclopedia of Film (p.303)

  12. The New Biographical Dictionary of Film (p.474)

  13. The Guide to Film Directors (pp.247-49)

  14. Obituaries from the Times 1951-1960 (p.425)

  15. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.283)

  16. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.342)

  17. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.838)

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