MURPHY, Robert. British, b. 1947. Genres: Film. Career: Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, England, lecturer in film studies at school of cultural studies, 1990-; writer and researcher. Publications: (ed. with Sue Aspinall) Gainsborough Melodrama, 1983; Realism and Tinsel: Cinema and Society in Britain 1939-1949, 1989; Sixties British Cinema, 1992; Smash and Grab, 1993. Address: 43 Walton Rd., Sheffield S11 8RE, England.