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Powell, Michael

Line breaks: Mi|chael Pow¦ell
Pronunciation: /ˈpaʊəl/

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Definition of Powell, Michael in English:

( 1905–90), English film director, producer, and scriptwriter; full name Michael Latham Powell. He founded The Archers Company with the Hungarian scriptwriter Emeric Pressburger (1902–88); their films included A Matter of Life and Death (1946) and The Red Shoes (1948).

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