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Thompson, J. Lee (John Lee) 1914-2002

Overview
Works: 381 works in 1,019 publications in 6 languages and 9,909 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Dystopian films  Detective and mystery films  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films  Film remakes 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, Restager, fmd, Film editor, Production personnel, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about J. Lee Thompson
Publications by J. Lee Thompson
Publications by J. Lee Thompson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about J. Lee Thompson
 
Most widely held works by J. Lee Thompson
The guns of Navarone by J. Lee Thompson( visu )
73 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,869 libraries worldwide
A specialized commando team is assembled to destroy the German Army's mighty guns of Navarone, because they control a strategic channel in the Aegean Sea
Cape Fear by Martin Scorsese( visu )
68 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,458 libraries worldwide
An ex-con is determined to wreak bloody revenge on the small-town lawyer who helped send him to jail
Battle for the planet of the apes by Twentieth Century Fox( visu )
27 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 730 libraries worldwide
In this fifth and final Planet of the apes adventures, humans and apes battle for the supremacy of the Earth
Mackenna's gold by J. Lee Thompson( visu )
18 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and German and held by 569 libraries worldwide
In the Arizona Territory of the 1870's, Marshal Sam Mackenna is the only living person who knows the tortuous route to the fabulous "Canon del Oro". During his journey, Mackenna is captured by Colorado, a brutal Mexican bandit who has long sought his death. But, if Mackenna is to lead the cutthroat gang to the lost treasure, Colorado must keep him alive
The vampire diaries ( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 508 libraries worldwide
The show continues for a sixth season with delicious drama to sink your teeth into. Last season, after a passionate summer with Damon, Elena headed to Whitmore College with Caroline, not knowing Bonnie sacrificed her life for Jeremy's. Meanwhile, Stefan and Caroline's friendship deepened as they stood up to the Travelers, a nomadic witch tribe driven to strip Mystic Falls of magic and cast out its supernatural residents
What a way to go! ( visu )
14 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 368 libraries worldwide
A four-time widow is left with more money than she knows what to do with. When she signs an unsolicited, multimillion-dollar check over to the IRS, officials in high places begin to doubt her sanity and send her to a psychiatrist
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner( visu )
18 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 368 libraries worldwide
In this fourth Planet of the apes film, apes have supplanted dogs and cats as household pets, and replaced servants as personal assistants -- until their continual mistreatment provokes one advanced ape from the future to lead a spectacular revolt
Conquest of the planet of the apes by Twentieth Century Fox( visu )
5 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and held by 366 libraries worldwide
In the near future, a plague has wiped out all of the cats and dogs. As a result, apes began to be kept as pets and eventually slaves. One ape, Caesar, son of talking apes from the future, leads a revolution to free the apes and take over the planet
Mark Twain's Huckleberry Finn : a musical adaptation by Mark Twain( visu )
12 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 305 libraries worldwide
This musical rendering of Mark Twain's classic captures the genuine friendship between Huckleberry Finn and Jim. Strong-willed and self-raised, Huck decides to flee his hometown of Hannibal, Missouri, when his cruel absentee father tries to kidnap him. Accompanying him is the sharp-witted Jim, who fears he is about to be sold. As this unlikely pair journey north to freedom, they develop a bond of friendship and mutual respect that will help them brave a series of thrilling adventures with a few narrow escapes
Taras Bulba by J. Lee Thompson( visu )
32 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Set in the Ukraine of the 16th century, a powerful Cossack chieftain is determined to regain his land from treacherous Polish invaders. Despite bitter dissension in the ranks, he is soon leading his soldiers into savage warfare. But further conflict erupts when his headstrong son, Andrei, falls deeply in love with a Polish girl. Spectacular battle scenes highlight the nonstop action, arriving at a shattering climax in which father and son must ultimately confront the rift between them
King Solomon's mines ( visu )
14 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and Italian and held by 154 libraries worldwide
When her father disappears while searching for Africa's fabled diamond mines of King Solomon, Jesse Huston sets out on a rescue safari to save him. Her guide? The legendary soldier of fortune known as Quartermain. The two adventurers plunge into a wild succession of heart-stopping escapades--and still find time to fall in love!
White buffalo by J. Lee Thompson( visu )
8 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Wild Bill Hickok and Crazy Horse search for the demon buffalo that haunts them both
Firewalker by J. Lee Thompson( visu )
13 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 145 libraries worldwide
A beautiful young woman appears with a map to the long-lost gold of the ancient Aztecs, and she and two fortune hunters set out for darkest Guatemala
Kings of the sun ( visu )
13 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in English and French and held by 138 libraries worldwide
After a terrible battle leaves young Balam king of his Mayan tribe, he leads his people out of Mexico to escape the rival clan still hunting them. But upon reaching their new home, a hostile Native American tribe attacks and the Mayans manage to capture Black Eagle, the Native American leader. While held prisoner, Black Eagle manages to earn Balam's respect and the kings agree to peace. But when Balam's old rivals arrive looking for a fight, the newly allied kings must take up arms and stand together in order to repel the invading force and save their people
Murphy's law by J. Lee Thompson( visu )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and French and held by 137 libraries worldwide
When his ex-wife is gunned down, all the evidence points to L.A. police veteran Jack Murphy. Framed for the murder he didn't commit, Murphy finds himself arrested and hand-cuffed to a foul-mouthed street punk, Arabella. Dragging the protesting girl behind him, Murphy hijacks a police helicopter and the two set out to clear his name and save their own lives
North West frontier by J. Lee Thompson( visu )
22 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 118 libraries worldwide
A young Hindu prince is rescued by his governess and a British captain moments before his father's palace is captured by rebels. The group must then travel through 300 miles of hostile Muslim territory in northwest India in their attempt to reach safety in Delhi
10 to midnight ( visu )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Leo Kessler, a police detective, tries to get a sex-killer
Death wish 4 : the crackdown ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Two rival drug gangs have a death grip on LA's inner city, but their reign of terror is about to end. Paul Kersey is out to avenge the cocaine-induced death of his girlfriend's teenage daughter. He is armed, dangerous, and mad as hell!
The chairman ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
When a Nobel-winning scientist receives a strange letter, he is sent to China as a spy to decode a formula that could save millions of people
Harold Hecht's Taras bulba ( visu )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Set in the sixteenth century, the film chronicles the bloody Polish revolution against the Cossacks, who were led by the brazen, barbaric Taras Bulba. Bulba must contend with his wayward son Andrel
 
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Alternative Names
J. Lee Thompson britischer Regisseur
J. Lee Thompson Brits filmregisseur (1914-2002)
J. Lee Thompson English film director
J. Lee Thompson regista e sceneggiatore inglese
J・リー・トンプソン
J·李·汤普森
John Lee-Thompson
Lee-Thompson, J. 1914-
Lee-Thompson, J. 1914-2002
Lee-Thompson Jack 1914-2002
Lee Thompson, John 1914-2002
Thompson, J.L. 1914-2002
Thompson, J. Lee
Thompson, J. Lee 1914-2002
Thompson Jack Lee 1914-2002
Thompson James L. 1914-2002
Thompson, John Lee
Thompson John Lee 1914-2002
Томпсон, Джей Ли
ג'ון לי תומפסון
טומפסון, ג'י לי 1914-2002
טומפסון, ג'יי לי 1914-2002
תומפסון, ג'י לי 1914-2002
תומפסון, ג'יי לי 1914-2002
جی. لی تامپسون کارگردان بریتانیایی
리 톰슨, 존 1914-2002
톰슨, J. 리 1914-2002
톰슨, 제이. 리 1914-2002
톰슨, 존 리 1914-2002
トンプソン, J. リー
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