The Spy Who Came in from the Cold. More from The Telegraph. The year marked an important turning point in Burton's career. The film received generally good reviews from critics in London, although they complained the British contribution to the campaign had been minimised. When he tried to reconcile with Sybil, Taylor attempted suicide -- an episode glossed by the studio as "food poisoning". Philip Burton has long been seen by others as a father figure who selflessly dedicated his life to forwarding his young protege's career.
Philip requested Richard to study at Exeter College, Oxford as a part of a six-month scholarship program offered by the RAF for qualified cadets prior to active service.
Burton had accepted Cohen's offer under the condition that Gielgud would direct it, which he convened to him. Sybil Williams m. Burton was married five times, twice consecutively to Taylor.
She's uncritical, unfazed.