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Mark Lester

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Born: July 11, 1958 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Oxford, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Crossed Swords (1978) as Prince Edward; Tom Canty
Tom Canty is a poor English boy who bears a remarkable resemblance to Edward, Prince of Wales and son of King Henry VIII. The two boys meet and decide to play a joke on the court by dressing in each other's clothes, but the plan goes awry when they are separated and each must live the other's life.
La Prima volta sull'Erba (1975) as Franz
Scalawag (1973) as Jamie
A pirate is relying on the memory of a drunken parrot to find when a valuable treasure is hidden. Eventually, he is aided by two young men who help him face his mutinous crew, hostile natives, and dangerous terrain.
Senza Ragione (1972) as Lennox Duncan
Black Beauty (1971)
Based on the all-time favorite novel by Anna Sewell, Black Beauty is a lyrical tale of the friendship and understanding between a young boy and his colt. Joe Evans and Black Beauty are parted and before their reunion, Beauty passes from owner to owner as a race horse, circus performer, military steed in India, and a worker for a coal merchant.
Melody (1971) as Daniel
Two ten year olds declare to their parents that they want to get married. Not sometime in the future but as soon as possible. The story is told from the children's point of view.
Who Slew Auntie Roo? (1971) as Christopher [Coombs]
This is a retelling of the old tale of Hansel and Gretel, but set in England in the 1920s. To the children and staff at the orphanage, Auntie Roo is a kindly American widow who gives them a lavish Christmas party each year in her mansion, Forrest Grange. In reality, she is a severely disturbed woman, who keeps the mummified remains of her little daughter in a nursery in the attic. One Christmas, her eye falls upon a little girl who reminds her of her daughter and she imprisons her in her attic. Nobody believes her brother, Christopher, when he tells them what has happened, so he goes to rescue her.
Sudden Terror (1971) as [Timothy Armstrong-Smith, also known as] Ziggy
Witnessing an assassination, a boy claims the assassins are hunting him. With his older sister, the pair escape numerous attacks and are aided by their grandfather and a resourceful young bystander even under the spectre of martial law.
Run Wild, Run Free (1969) as Philip Ransome
Run Wild, Run Free (1969)
A young mute comes out of his shell when he meets a wild horse on the moors.
Oliver! (1968) as Oliver
Musical version of the Dickens classic about an orphan taken in by a band of boy thieves.
Our Mother's House (1967) as Jiminee Hook
Afraid of being separated, a family of children keep their mother''s death a secret.
Fahrenheit 451 (1966) as
Adaptation of Ray Bradbury''''s futuristic novel about a society where literature is outlawed.
Spaceflight IC-1 (1965) as Don
Seven Sinners (1936) as Chief constable
A trip to the Continent becomes a working holiday when Inspector Harwood stumbles on a stiff in his hotel room...that promptly vanishes.
Things Are Looking Up (1935) as Chairman
Bertha Fytte is a serious and strict schoolmistress, and not well liked by the schoolgirls. Her sister Cicely runs a nearby circus, more or less successfully, and Bertha heartily disapproves. But spinster Bertha suddenly elopes, and Cicely is induced to take her place ... only for one day. Cicely scrapes by teaching advanced geometry and finds an ally in van Gaard, the romantic American music teacher, who discloses to her that his qualifications are not 100% genuine. The school headmistress is retiring and Bertha is on the short list to get her job. Will Cicely try to succeed for her sister, and if she tries can she put on a good enough show to pull it off?

Producer (feature film)

Devil's Prey (2001) as Producer
Four teens stumble upon a deadly satanic cult on their way back from a graduation party.

Cast (short)

The Moviemakers (1968)
This promotional short film presents a behind-the-scenes look at Carol Reed''''s "Oliver!" (1968).

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