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Michael Reeves
Aliases: Mike Reeves; Michael Byron
Gender: Male
Medium(s): Film
Roles: Director; Producer; Writer; Assistant director
Date of birth: October 17th, 1943
Place of birth: Surrey, England
Date of death: February 11th, 1969
Place of death: London, England
1st Horror: Castle of the Living Dead (1964)

Body of work


Film Year Role
Castle of the Living Dead 1964 Director; Writer; 2nd unit director
She Beast 1966 Director; Writer; Producer
The Sorcerers 1967 Director; Writer; Producer
Witchfinder General 1968 Director; Writer

Notes & Trivia

  • He was chosen to direct The Oblong Box, but died during the pre-production from an accidental overdose of barbiturates. [1]
  • Was a fan of the works of director Don Siegel.
  • Is credited in She Beast under the name Michael Byron.

Other works

External Links


  1. IMDB; Michael Reeves; Trivia.
  2. Uncredited.