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Ib Melchior

Writer-director

Born - 17 September 1917, Copenhagen, Denmark
Died - 13 March 2015

Rotund, bearded son of tenor Lauritz Melchior, Danish-born Ib (his real Christian name) was a science-fiction specialist who wrote many sci-fi films, and directed two unusual and striking movies in the genre: The Angry Red Planet (1959) and The Time Travelers (1964). His best-known screenplay is probably the one for (1963).