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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Gospel of John, The (2003) as Director
A drama, based on the New Testament, which depicts a historically focused recreation of the most widely read chapter of the Gospels--the Book of John.
2.
Biographer, The (2002) as Director
Biopic about British journalist Andrew Morton, and the story of how he got information from Pincess Diana for the controversial 1992 biography "Diana: Her True Story."
3.
Wonderland (2000) as Director
Two homosexual teenage boys from Liverpool decide to elope together and, in so doing, run into a series of problems.
4.
Metroland (1997) as Director
A bohemian pal disrupts a couples settled life
5.
Deacon Brode (1996) as Director
A period drama set in Edinburgh about a social fixture, Deacon Brodie who's a bit of a rake; he's gone heavily into debt while making a mechanized gallows and, when a robbery he masterminds goes awry, the tough-talking deacon is brought to trial. His reputation for drinking, gambling and whoring is
6.
Crash: The Mystery of Flight 1501 (1990) as Director
A pilot's wife attempts to clear her husband's name of the charge of "pilot error." She reconstructs the events leading up to the fatal crash of a commercial jetliner.
7.
Max And Helen (1990) as Director
A movie based on a true story and adapted from the book by Simon Wiesenthal. Two lovers who survive the Nazi death camps are separated in the aftermath of World War II. After 20 years, they are reunited, but a terrible secret from the past threatens to destroy them.
8.
Shadey (1987) as Director
9.
Mandela (1987) as Director
A movie about the South African political activist, Nelson Mandela, his involvement with the African National Congress, his trial for treason, and his imprisonment to this day for challenging his country's brutal apartheid policy.
10.
Fellow Traveller (1986) as Director
Drama about a McCarthy-era American screenwriter in Hollywood who exiles himself to London to avoid testifying before the House Un-American Activities Committee.
11.
Those Glory Glory Days (1984) as Director
12.
Secrets (1978) as Director
While a man is interviewing for a job, the wife is approached by a man who tells her that she looks like his deceased wife, and that afternoon they have an affair. That same afternoon her husband has an affair with his female interviewer.
13.
Secrets (1971)
Jacqueline plays a housewife who has some problems with her husband. The movie takes place in the course of one day. In the late afternoon while her husband is interviewed for a job, J is approached by a man who says that J resembles his dead wife. As she gets to know him, an affair develops. Her husband meanwhile has a relationship with the female interviewer. Finally, both the affairs only help to strengthen the marriage.
14.
The Best House in London (1969) as Director
Government officials try to organize a state bawdy house in Victorian England.
15.
Oedipus the King (1968) as Director
This classic (Greek) tale tells how a noble youth accidentally marries his own mother, kills his own father (deliberately) and ends up paying a terrible price for invoking the wrath of the Gods.
16.
Stop the World--I Want To Get Off (1966) as Director
An ambitious circus performer rises to the top at everyone else's expense.

Cast (feature film)

17.
The Great Van Robbery (1963) as Cartier
Denis Shaw, Kay Callard, Tony Quinn, Philip Saville, Tony Doonan. Scotland Yard sends investigator Denis Shaw to Rio de Janeiro to recover some stolen bank notes now residing in a private account. His investigation leads him to a coffee warehouse and by the finale there are a lot of spilled coffee beans.
18.
Betrayal, The (1958)
Philip Friend, Diana Decker, Philip Saville, Peter Bathurst. An aviator, who was blinded during WWII, enlists the aid of a model to help him locate the informer who betrayed him to the Germans
19.
On The Run (1958)
Neil McCallum, Susan Beaumont, William Hartnell, Gordon Tanner. After refusing to throw a professional fight, a boxer goes into hiding from the mob and takes a low profile job in a garage.
20.
Three Crooked Men (1957)
A trio of crooks hold an innocent shopkeeper hostage so they can burrow into a neighboring bank through his basement.
21.
22.
I'll Never Forget You (1951) as Young gallant

Writer (feature film)

23.
Secrets (1978) as From Story
While a man is interviewing for a job, the wife is approached by a man who tells her that she looks like his deceased wife, and that afternoon they have an affair. That same afternoon her husband has an affair with his female interviewer.
24.
Oedipus the King (1968) as Screen adpt
This classic (Greek) tale tells how a noble youth accidentally marries his own mother, kills his own father (deliberately) and ends up paying a terrible price for invoking the wrath of the Gods.

Production Companies (feature film)

25.
Oedipus the King (1968) as Company
This classic (Greek) tale tells how a noble youth accidentally marries his own mother, kills his own father (deliberately) and ends up paying a terrible price for invoking the wrath of the Gods.

Director (special)

26.
My Uncle Silas (2001) as Director
Set in the idyllic England of the early 1900s and based on the short stories of H.E. Bates, the program follows the adventures of 10-year-old Edward, sent to the country to spend the summer with his rascally Uncle Silas.
27.
Buccaneers, The (1995) as Director
A multi-part adaptation of an unfinished novel by Edith Wharton. A group of spirited American girls launch themselves into the aristocratic English social world in the 1870s after they are ostracized by New York society because of their "new money" background.
28.
Life and Loves of a She-Devil, The (1987) as Director
A four-part dramatic fable about a woman who transforms herself into a devil after she discovers her husband is having an affair. To take her revenge, she burns their house down, leaves her children with her husband and his lover, and decides to hatch wicked schemes requiring different disguises ove
29.
Count Dracula (1978) as Director
An adaptation for television of Bram Stoker's novel about an "undead" person doomed to drink the blood of the living.

Producer (special)

30.
Buccaneers, The (1995) as Producer
A multi-part adaptation of an unfinished novel by Edith Wharton. A group of spirited American girls launch themselves into the aristocratic English social world in the 1870s after they are ostracized by New York society because of their "new money" background.

Director (TV Mini-Series)

31.
Cloning of Joanna May, The (1992) as Director
32.
First Born (1989) as Director

Director (TV Mini-Series)

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