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

Overview
Works: 340 works in 833 publications in 5 languages and 8,350 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Juvenile works  War films  Humor  Western films  Film sequels  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, Film editor, Restager , Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by J. Lee Thompson
The guns of Navarone by J. Lee Thompson ( Visual )
64 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A specialized commando team is assembled to destroy the German Army's mighty guns of Navarone, which control a strategic channel in the Aegean Sea
Cape Fear by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
53 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,427 WorldCat member 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 ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this fifth and final Planet of the apes adventures, humans and apes battle for the supremacy of the Earth
Conquest of the planet of the apes ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 701 WorldCat member 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
Mackenna's gold by J. Lee Thompson ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The gangster Colorado kidnaps Marshal McKenna. He believes that McKenna has seen a map which leads to a rich vein of gold in the mountains and forces him to show him the way. But they're not the only ones who're after the gold; soon they meet a group of "honorable" citizens and the cavalry crosses their way too - and that is even before they enter Indian territory
What a way to go! ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 359 WorldCat member 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
Mark Twain's Huckleberry Finn a musical adaptation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member 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 ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member 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
Murphy's law ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and French and held by 141 WorldCat member 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
White buffalo by J. Lee Thompson ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wild Bill Hickok and Crazy Horse search for the demon buffalo that haunts them both
Kings of the sun ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in English and French and held by 126 WorldCat member 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
Firewalker by J. Lee Thompson ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 109 WorldCat member 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
10 to midnight ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leo Kessler, a police detective, tries to get a sex-killer
The chairman ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member 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
Death wish 4 the crackdown ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member 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!
Murder without crime, a play in three acts by J. Lee Thompson ( Book )
7 editions published between 1943 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The evil that men do ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a Latin American journalist is brutally murdered, a professional killer comes out of retirement to investigate. His assignment is to rein in the notorious sadist Dr. Molloch, head of a government sanctioned tortue facility
North West frontier ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member 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
Happy birthday to me ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A popular high-school senior survives a freak accident, which leaves her with memory loss and traumatic blackouts. Then her friends start turning up dead, and at her 18th birthday party they will all find out if she's the next victim ... or the killer
Harold Hecht's Taras Bulba ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A powerful 16th century Cossack cheiftan is determined to regain his land fron treacherous Polish invaders
 
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Alternative Names
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 1914-2002
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