Last Saturday night, several hundred people gathered at the Directors Guild of America to celebrate the 100th birthday of director, producer, writer, and cinematographer Ronald Neame. The British consul general was there, along with leading lights from Great Britain and Hollywood. The only one missing was the guest of honor, who died last June at the age of 99. As his wife Donna told us, he had counted on this centenary celebration and especially looked forward to a congratulatory telegram from the Queen.
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