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Born: May 29, 1912 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: England, GB Profession: Writer ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

2.
The Mummy's Shroud (1967) as Director
The words on an Egyptian prince's burial shroud revive a vengeful mummy.
3.
The Reptile (1966) as Director
Indian snake worshippers turn an explorer's daughter into a hideous monster.
4.
The Plague of the Zombies (1966) as Director
A small town noble uses zombies to work his tin mine and kill his enemies.
5.
Where the Bullets Fly (1966) as Director
6.
Panic (1966) as Director
7.
Blood Beast From Outer Space (1966) as Director
The inhabitants of Ganymede need to find mates from another world or they will become extinct. They soon discover a suitable breeding stock amongst the females of planet Earth.
8.
The Brigand of Kandahar (1965) as Director
). Ronald Lewis, Oliver Reed, Duncan Lamont, Yvonne Romain, Catherine Woodville, Glyn Houston, Sean Lynch. After facing court martial for false charges of cowardice, a half caste British officer joins a gang of roving bandits in India while plotting his revenge.
9.
The Pirates of Blood River (1962) as Director
Pirates force a young prisoner to join their bloodthirsty crew.
10.
It Takes a Thief (1961) as Director
Billie and Kristy lead a gang of armed robbers who steal from banks, armoured cars, and the like. When Billie's lover, Jim, gets caught by the police after stashing a large amount of money, they wait for him to get out of jail. He does and has to deal with both the police and his ex-gang as they both need him to get what they want. Things become more complicated when Kristy kidnaps Jim's son and threatens to kill him if Jim doesn't come up with the buried loot.
11.
Mania (1961) as Director
Edinburgh surgeon Dr. Robert Knox requires cadavers for his research into the functioning of the human body; local ne'er-do-wells Burke and Hare find ways to provide him with fresh specimens...
12.
The Shadow of the Cat (1961) as Director
13.
The Bandit of Zhobe (1959) as Director
Kasim Khan terrorizes India and seeks revenge on the British.
14.
The Man Inside (1958) as Director
A detective tracking a stolen gem begins to suspect there's more to the case than just theft.
15.
Cross-Up (1958) as Director
16.
High Flight (1958) as Director
A flight trainer tries to deal with a headstrong cadet.
17.
Pickup Alley (1957) as Director
A U.S. narcotics agent trails an international drug smuggler.
18.
The Gamma People (1956) as Director
A mad scientist uses gamma rays to turn the country's youth into either geniuses or subhumans at the bidding of an equally mad dictator.
19.
Zarak (1956) as Assoc dir
A notorious bandit develops a grudging respect for the English military man assigned to capture him.
20.
Odongo (1956) as Director
A veterinarian falls for a big game hunter whose job she hates.
21.
White Fire (1954) as Director
22.
Recoil (1953)
23.
Voice of Merrill, The (1952) as Director
24.
My Son, The Vampire (1952) as Director
An Irish cleaning woman battles a mad scientist and his killer robot.
25.
No Trace (1950)

Writer (feature film)

26.
Trog (1970) as Original Story
A scientist tries to protect a caveman brought back from suspended animation.
27.
The Mummy's Shroud (1967) as Screenwriter
The words on an Egyptian prince's burial shroud revive a vengeful mummy.
28.
Panic (1966) as Screenwriter
29.
Panic (1966) as Story
30.
The Secret of Blood Island (1965) as Screenwriter
Malaya 1944: many US soldiers have been captured by the Japanese, when they were cut off from their troops. On her way to Kualumpar the English secret agent Elaine is shot down in her plane near such a prison camp. The men hide her eagerly among them, but when the Japanese threaten them with torture, their moral weakens.
31.
The Gorgon (1965) as Screenwriter
A mythical monster turns men to stone in a remote European village.
32.
The Brigand of Kandahar (1965) as Screenwriter
). Ronald Lewis, Oliver Reed, Duncan Lamont, Yvonne Romain, Catherine Woodville, Glyn Houston, Sean Lynch. After facing court martial for false charges of cowardice, a half caste British officer joins a gang of roving bandits in India while plotting his revenge.
33.
The Pirates of Blood River (1962) as Screenwriter
Pirates force a young prisoner to join their bloodthirsty crew.
34.
The Pirates of Blood River (1962) as Screenwriter
Pirates force a young prisoner to join their bloodthirsty crew.
35.
It Takes a Thief (1961) as Screenwriter
Billie and Kristy lead a gang of armed robbers who steal from banks, armoured cars, and the like. When Billie's lover, Jim, gets caught by the police after stashing a large amount of money, they wait for him to get out of jail. He does and has to deal with both the police and his ex-gang as they both need him to get what they want. Things become more complicated when Kristy kidnaps Jim's son and threatens to kill him if Jim doesn't come up with the buried loot.
36.
Mania (1961) as Screenwriter
Edinburgh surgeon Dr. Robert Knox requires cadavers for his research into the functioning of the human body; local ne'er-do-wells Burke and Hare find ways to provide him with fresh specimens...
37.
Mania (1961) as Screenwriter
Edinburgh surgeon Dr. Robert Knox requires cadavers for his research into the functioning of the human body; local ne'er-do-wells Burke and Hare find ways to provide him with fresh specimens...
38.
Killers of Kilimanjaro (1960) as Screenwriter
An American engineer fights to build the first railroad through East Africa.
39.
The Bandit of Zhobe (1959) as Screenwriter
Kasim Khan terrorizes India and seeks revenge on the British.
40.
Cross-Up (1958) as Screenwriter
41.
High Flight (1958) as Additional Dialogue
A flight trainer tries to deal with a headstrong cadet.
42.
The Man Inside (1958) as Screenwriter
A detective tracking a stolen gem begins to suspect there's more to the case than just theft.
43.
The Gamma People (1956) as Screenwriter
A mad scientist uses gamma rays to turn the country's youth into either geniuses or subhumans at the bidding of an equally mad dictator.
44.
Bond of Fear (1956)
An escaped killer hides out by forcing a traveling family to take him with them.
45.
Odongo (1956) as Screenwriter
A veterinarian falls for a big game hunter whose job she hates.
46.
White Fire (1954) as Screenwriter
47.
Recoil (1953)
48.
The Big Frame (1953) as Screenwriter
During a London reunion of a World War II RAF unit, an American pilot gets into a fight with one of his buddies, who is drunk and belligerent. The next day the pilot wakes up in a strange hotel room with blood on his suit, and can't remember how he got there. Then he discovers that the friend he fought with the night before has been murdered, and he is a prime suspect.
49.
13 East Street (1952)
When police inspector Gerald Blake wants to infiltrate a London stolen-goods gang, he does a thorough job of it. First, he robs a jewelry store, gets caught and is sentenced to prison. Then he teams up with gang-member Joey to make their escape. Once in the gang, Blake identifies the boss, Larry, and most of the other thieves, but not the "inside man." As a big fur job looms closer, the detective's task is complicated by the playful but seductive advances of Judy, a dazzling blonde who happens also to be the jealous Larry's girl friend.
50.
51.
Voice of Merrill, The (1952) as Screenwriter
52.
Wings of Danger (1952) as Screenwriter
53.
No Trace (1950)

Producer (feature film)

54.
The Crimson Blade (1964) as Producer
Lionel Jeffries, Oliver Reed, Jack Hedley, June Thorburn, Michael Ripper, Harold Goldblatt, Suzan Farmer. In 17th century England, Jack Hedley and June Thornburn battle for the Royalist cause against Colonel Judd (Lionel Jeffries) while Oliver Reed hovers in between as a love-smitten, treacherous turncoat. Directed by John Gilling who went on to do such memorable Hammer Titles as THE REPTILE and THE PLAGUE OF THE ZOMBIES.
55.
Fury at Smuggler's Bay (1963) as Producer

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