Anthony Asquith
Date of Birth
Nov 09, 1902
Birth Place:
London, England, UK

Biography

For two decades, Anthony Asquith was -- along with Alfred Hitchcock, David Lean, and Carol Reed -- one of the most successful filmmakers to come out of England. So much of his career was spent adapting plays to the screen, however, that his critical recognition was lacking in his own lifetime and for many years after. Born in 1902, Asquith was the youngest child of Herbert Henry Asquith...