A chronology of Manchester's Film History compiled by CP Lee. Comments and/or additional material welcome -
(This page updated 27-Nov-2011)
|1960||HAMMER RETURNS ...|
Hammer Films returns to Manchester and makes classic film noir Hell Is A City.
Granada launches Coronation Street, the world's longest soap, leading to the film careers of many including Monkee Davy Jones.
Lance Comfort directs Jess Conrad in Rag Doll for Mancunian Studios, produced by Tom Blakeley.
1960 - Actor Alan Igbon born in Hulme on 29 May.
1960 - Actor Jonathon Morris born in Urmston on 20 July.
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MANCHESTER FILM HISTORY established 2011.