J. Lee Thompson

Died aged c. 88

John Lee Thompson (1 August 1914 – 30 August 2002), better known as J. Lee Thompson, was a British film director, active in London and Hollywood. Known to his family as Jack Lee, he was the brother of famous poet and writer Laurie Lee.

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Commemorated on 1 plaque

Centenary Of Cinema 1996 #042

J. Lee Thompson screenwriter and director of many films including Guns of Navarone and Yield to the Night born here August 1914 [full inscription unknown]

3 Westbury Road, Bristol, United Kingdom where they was born (1914)