Michael Winner was over-indulged, but he was a pioneer of sorts

Peter Bradshaw looks back at the uneven and often controversial career of Michael Winner, who has died aged 77 'You don't look so bad – here's another!" With these reported words in 1984, the once ...

Michael Winner obituary

Flamboyant film director, best known for Death Wish, and later an outspoken restaurant critic and bon vivant Michael Winner, who has died aged 77, supplied interviewers with a list of more than 30 ...

Director/Writer Michael Winner Dead At Age 77

By Lee Pfeiffer Director Michael Winner has died in his native England at age 77. Winner's star rose in the early to mid 1960s with a string of innovative comedies such as The Jokers and I'll Never ...

Michael Winner: a career in clips

Andrew Pulver looks back through some of the key films of director Michael Winner, who has died aged 77 Play It Cool (1962) Reading this on mobile? Click here to view video After a string of short ...

Doctor Who complete reviews: Battlefield

Imagine if you were the lucky one to succeed in pulling the sword from the stone. You'd be revered as a hero or heroine, your name would be toasted in pubs up and down the country, you'd be a living ...

Michael Winner: 'The only purpose of life is to avoid boredom'

The notorious film director on cheating death, the awfulness of restaurants – and how he can't stand boring people It is with a mixture of fear and exhilaration that I approach Michael Winner's large ...