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J. Lee Thompson

 

Director
1914 - 2002
Born in Bristol, England
Key Genres: Adventure, Crime, War  TSPDT Rating: 6
Key Collaborators: Gregory Peck (Leading Player), Anthony Quayle (Character Player), John Mills (Leading Player), Anthony Quinn (Leading Player), Carl Foreman (Screenwriter), Telly Savalas, (Leading Character Player), Camilla Sparv (Leading Character Player), Geoffrey Drake (Production Designer)
Highly Recommended: Cape Fear (1961)
Worth a Look: Ice Cold in Alex (1958), Tiger Bay (1959), Flame Over India (1959), The Guns of Navarone (1961)
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Books: [ J. Lee Thompson (British Film Makers)
DVD's: [ Amazon ]
250 Quintessential Noir Films: Cape Fear (1961)
 

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