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Movie Industry / Great Britain #83639

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Apr 10, 1983
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(Studio) "Chariots of Fire" recalled winning Oscar last year; "E.T." and "Gandhi" mentioned.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(London, England) Sir Richard Attenborough's product of "Gandhi" noted representative British impact on movie industry; scenes shown. [Roger MOORE, Lee MARVIN, ATTENBOROUGH - discuss British film industry's return.] "Chariots of Fire" noted fin. by United States and Egyptian funds; producer David Puttnam's financial effort for "Local Hero" described. Scenes with Burt Lancaster shown. [Director Michael APTED - thinks British have lost movie-going habit.] "Raiders of the Lost Ark" noted crafted in Britain, as well as remake of "Mutiny on the Bounty." [PUTTNAM - cites British identification problem.] Role of British technicians in "Star Wars" recalled.

Donaldson, Sam;
Lee, Mike

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