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Also Known As: Died: May 10, 2006
Born: December 11, 1911 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: Director ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Boys in Blue, The (1983) as Director
2.
Shillingbury Blowers, The (1980) as Director
3.
Killer Force (1975) as Director
Head of company security, Harry Webb, fears that a diamond theft is about to take place at their major mining complex deep in the desert. He quickly manages to become very unpopular, particularly with Claire Chambers, a celebrated cover girl, daughter of the mine administrator. She is visiting the man she loves, Mike Bradley, who is responsible for security at the mine. Nelson, the mine administrator, gives Bradley a curious mission - to steal a diamond. He wants to implicate Bradley in order to bring him into contact with a certain Lewis who is preparing to rob the mine with the aid of a group of mercanaries and a local accessory known as Father Christmas. Webb, not being informed of the deceit, relentlessly pursues Bradley, who is contacted by Lewis. With the mercanaries in the process of penetrating the mine. Bradley reveals himself to be Father Christmas, the organiser of the entire operation. With Webb in pursuit, Bradley flees into the desert with the only other survivors - Lewis and Clair.
4.
Confessions of a Window Cleaner (1974) as Director
Robin Askwith, Anthony Booth, Sheila White, Dandy Nichols, Bill Maynard, Linda Hayden, John LeMesurier. An apprentice window washer gets an eyeful peeking in on a French maid, a nymphomaniac, a frustrated schoolteacher, a stripper, and a lesbian. Val Guest (EXPRESSO BONGO) directed this leering British sex comedy.
5.
Au Pair Girls (1972)
Four young women from Europe and Asia, recently arrived in England, begin their new jobs as Au Pairs. They quickly find that the English are not as stuffy and staid as they appear, and the young ladies are soon spending more time in bed than on the job.
6.
When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth (1971) as Director
In prehistoric times, a girl is swept out to sea by a cyclone and adopted by a dinosaur.
7.
Assignment K (1968) as Director
Philip Scott, head of a successful toy company, is also secretly the head of a British spy unit. When his cover is blown, enemy agents kidnap his girlfriend to force him to reveal the identities of his operatives.
8.
Casino Royale (1967) as Director
A retired James Bond goes back into action to infiltrate a nest of enemy spies.
9.
Casino Royale (1967) as Addl seq
A retired James Bond goes back into action to infiltrate a nest of enemy spies.
10.
Contest Girl (1966) as Director
On a seaside holiday, pretty Bristol typist Shirley meets Dan Mackenzie from her local paper. He persuades her that she has what it takes in the world of beauty contests, and so it proves. Ditching her predictable fiance and having to leave home, Shirley moves to London to continuing success. Increasingly smitten by her, Dan reckons he should be more than just her manager, but this is not at all the way Shirley sees things.
11.
Where the Spies Are (1966) as Director
A country doctor dabbles in espionage to get a new car.
12.
Jig Saw (1965) as Director
13.
80,000 Suspects (1963)
A doctor must contend with a smallpox epidemic and his failing marriage.
14.
Jigsaw (1962)
A woman is found murdered in a house along the coast from Brighton. Local detectives Fellows and Wilks lead an investigation methodically following up leads and clues mostly in Brighton and Hove but also further afield.
15.
Life Is a Circus (1962) as Director
16.
The Day the Earth Caught Fire (1962) as Director
Hysterical panic has engulfed the world after the United States and the Soviet Union simultaneously detonate nuclear devices and have caused the orbit of the Earth to alter, sending it hurtling towards the sun.
17.
Stop Me Before I Kill! (1961) as Director
After surviving an accident, a race car driver begins to suffer violent impulses.
18.
Hell Is a City (1960) as Director
Committed but seen-it-all police inspector Martineau rightly guesses that after a violent jailbreak a local criminal will head home to Manchester to pick up the spoils from his last job. Martineau is soon investigating a murder during a street robbery which seems to lead back to the same villain. Concentrating on the case and using his local contacts to try and track the gang down, he is aware he is not keeping his own personal life together as well as he might.
19.
Yesterday's Enemy (1959) as Director
A British captain will stop at nothing to capture a Burmese village from the Japanese.
20.
Expresso Bongo (1959) as Director
Johnny Jackson, a sleazy talent agent, discovers teenager Bert Rudge singing in a coffee house. Despite Bert's protestation that he really is only interested in playing bongos, Johnny starts him on the road to stardom. The deal they cut, however, is highly exploitative of the young singer, and their relationship soon begins to go bad.
21.
Up the Creek! (1958) as Director
Liwut. Humphrey Fairweather, R.N. (David Tomlinson), in his latest disastrous attempt to prove to the Navy that his rocket invention is better than theirs only succeeds in convincing them that no guided-missile station will be safe until he is out of harm's way. The Navy's problem is solved---they think---when it is discovered that "H.M.S. Berkeley", an ancient destroyer now ending her days as the oldest member of the "Mothball Gleet" has been inadvertently left without a commanding officer for nearly two years. Fairweather's appointment is greeted with extreme alarm by the ship's skeleton crew who, under the inspired leadership of their slick, quick-witted and enterprising Irish bosun (Peter Sellers), have been happily building up a highly profitable business association with the local village. Their base of lucrative racketeering is being threatened with the arrival of Fairweather. But, it is fortunate for the crew, however, that in addition to his very hazy knowledge of a Captain's duties, Fairweather is immediately engrossed in the dual task of building yet another rocket and also getting to know the curcaveous, sexy French niece, Susanne (Liliane Sottane), of the local publican---one of the ship's best customers.
22.
The Camp on Blood Island (1958) as Director
Prisioners trapped by the Japanese invasion in a sadistic camp stage a revolt.
24.
Enemy from Space (1957) as Director
Professor Quatermass, still shook up from London's refusal to proceed with his project to colonize the Moon, is intrigued by the mysterious traces that have been showing up on his radar - meteorites crashing down?. Following them to the place where they should be landing he finds a destroyed village, a mysterious factory too close to his designs for the Moon colony for comfort, and some strange, aerodynamic objects containing a mysterious, ammonia-based gas that infects one of his assistants. Officially, the factory is producing synthetic food; but despite the veil of secrecy surrounding it Quatermass succeeds in finding out it harbours aliens with deadly designs on the Earth... Second in Hammer Films' trio of screen versions for Nigel Kneale's classic 1950s BBC serials, with the same director and star as 1955's "The Quatermass Experiment".
25.
The Weapon (1957) as Director
26.
The Abominable Snowman (1957) as Director
27.
Break in the Circle (1957) as Director
28.
Carry On, Admiral (1957) as Director
Two friends get drunk and decide to switch identities. One is a public relations executive and the other is a captain of a ship. His lack of sea knowledge causes several catastrophes.
29.
Life with the Lyons (1956) as Director
30.
The Men of Sherwood Forest (1956) as Director
31.
The Creeping Unknown (1956) as Director
A space fungus transforms an astronaut into a deadly monster.
32.
It's a Wonderful World (1956) as Director
A pair of struggling composers (Morgan and Cole) stumble into a gimmick which involves the passing off of tapes played backward as original music by a long-lost composer. Along the way, they encounter an aspiring French chanteuse (Mylene Nicole Demongeot) and provide her with a successful audition for bandleader Ted Heath, who plays himself.
33.
Dance Little Lady (1955) as Director
34.
The Runaway Bus (1954)
A London motor coach gets lost in the fog with a cache of stolen gold aboard.
35.
Penny Princess (1952) as Director
A young American woman with no political or financial experience finds herself the heiress to a tiny European country.
36.
Mr. Drake's Duck (1951) as Director
Mr. Drake and his wife live a nice, quiet life on their Sussex farm, until one of their ducks lays a radioactive egg made of uranium! When the government finds out about this, the Armed Forces storm onto the farm in a frantic search for the duck responsible.
37.
Miss Pilgrim's Progress (1950) as Director
40.
I'll Be Your Sweetheart (1945) as Director
41.
Give Us the Moon (1944) as Director
Set just after the end of WWII (but filmed in the middle of it) in a time of general euphoria at having won the war, with full employment and general happiness for all (or nearly all). Peter, the young wastrel son of a hard working hotel owner doesn't like the idea of having to work for a living. He discovers a society of "White Elephants" who are quite willing to be poor as long as they don't have to work. They are protected and guided by Nina (Margaret Lockwood) and her precocious sister Heidi ('Jean Simmons' .
42.
43.

Writer (feature film)

44.
Boys in Blue, The (1983) as Screenwriter
45.
Killer Force (1975) as Screenwriter
Head of company security, Harry Webb, fears that a diamond theft is about to take place at their major mining complex deep in the desert. He quickly manages to become very unpopular, particularly with Claire Chambers, a celebrated cover girl, daughter of the mine administrator. She is visiting the man she loves, Mike Bradley, who is responsible for security at the mine. Nelson, the mine administrator, gives Bradley a curious mission - to steal a diamond. He wants to implicate Bradley in order to bring him into contact with a certain Lewis who is preparing to rob the mine with the aid of a group of mercanaries and a local accessory known as Father Christmas. Webb, not being informed of the deceit, relentlessly pursues Bradley, who is contacted by Lewis. With the mercanaries in the process of penetrating the mine. Bradley reveals himself to be Father Christmas, the organiser of the entire operation. With Webb in pursuit, Bradley flees into the desert with the only other survivors - Lewis and Clair.
46.
Confessions of a Window Cleaner (1974) as Screenwriter
Robin Askwith, Anthony Booth, Sheila White, Dandy Nichols, Bill Maynard, Linda Hayden, John LeMesurier. An apprentice window washer gets an eyeful peeking in on a French maid, a nymphomaniac, a frustrated schoolteacher, a stripper, and a lesbian. Val Guest (EXPRESSO BONGO) directed this leering British sex comedy.
47.
When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth (1971) as Written for Screen by
In prehistoric times, a girl is swept out to sea by a cyclone and adopted by a dinosaur.
48.
Assignment K (1968) as Screenwriter
Philip Scott, head of a successful toy company, is also secretly the head of a British spy unit. When his cover is blown, enemy agents kidnap his girlfriend to force him to reveal the identities of his operatives.
49.
Casino Royale (1967) as Additional Dialogue
A retired James Bond goes back into action to infiltrate a nest of enemy spies.
50.
Contest Girl (1966) as Screenwriter
On a seaside holiday, pretty Bristol typist Shirley meets Dan Mackenzie from her local paper. He persuades her that she has what it takes in the world of beauty contests, and so it proves. Ditching her predictable fiance and having to leave home, Shirley moves to London to continuing success. Increasingly smitten by her, Dan reckons he should be more than just her manager, but this is not at all the way Shirley sees things.
51.
Where the Spies Are (1966) as Screenwriter
A country doctor dabbles in espionage to get a new car.
52.
Jig Saw (1965) as Screenwriter
53.
80,000 Suspects (1963)
A doctor must contend with a smallpox epidemic and his failing marriage.
54.
The Day the Earth Caught Fire (1962) as Screenwriter
Hysterical panic has engulfed the world after the United States and the Soviet Union simultaneously detonate nuclear devices and have caused the orbit of the Earth to alter, sending it hurtling towards the sun.
55.
Life Is a Circus (1962) as Screenwriter
56.
Stop Me Before I Kill! (1961) as Screenwriter
After surviving an accident, a race car driver begins to suffer violent impulses.
57.
Dentist in the Chair (1961) as Screenwriter
58.
Hell Is a City (1960) as Screenwriter
Committed but seen-it-all police inspector Martineau rightly guesses that after a violent jailbreak a local criminal will head home to Manchester to pick up the spoils from his last job. Martineau is soon investigating a murder during a street robbery which seems to lead back to the same villain. Concentrating on the case and using his local contacts to try and track the gang down, he is aware he is not keeping his own personal life together as well as he might.
59.
The Camp on Blood Island (1958) as Screenwriter
Prisioners trapped by the Japanese invasion in a sadistic camp stage a revolt.
60.
Up the Creek! (1958) as Screenwriter
Liwut. Humphrey Fairweather, R.N. (David Tomlinson), in his latest disastrous attempt to prove to the Navy that his rocket invention is better than theirs only succeeds in convincing them that no guided-missile station will be safe until he is out of harm's way. The Navy's problem is solved---they think---when it is discovered that "H.M.S. Berkeley", an ancient destroyer now ending her days as the oldest member of the "Mothball Gleet" has been inadvertently left without a commanding officer for nearly two years. Fairweather's appointment is greeted with extreme alarm by the ship's skeleton crew who, under the inspired leadership of their slick, quick-witted and enterprising Irish bosun (Peter Sellers), have been happily building up a highly profitable business association with the local village. Their base of lucrative racketeering is being threatened with the arrival of Fairweather. But, it is fortunate for the crew, however, that in addition to his very hazy knowledge of a Captain's duties, Fairweather is immediately engrossed in the dual task of building yet another rocket and also getting to know the curcaveous, sexy French niece, Susanne (Liliane Sottane), of the local publican---one of the ship's best customers.
61.
Carry On, Admiral (1957) as Screenwriter
Two friends get drunk and decide to switch identities. One is a public relations executive and the other is a captain of a ship. His lack of sea knowledge causes several catastrophes.
62.
Enemy from Space (1957) as Screenwriter
Professor Quatermass, still shook up from London's refusal to proceed with his project to colonize the Moon, is intrigued by the mysterious traces that have been showing up on his radar - meteorites crashing down?. Following them to the place where they should be landing he finds a destroyed village, a mysterious factory too close to his designs for the Moon colony for comfort, and some strange, aerodynamic objects containing a mysterious, ammonia-based gas that infects one of his assistants. Officially, the factory is producing synthetic food; but despite the veil of secrecy surrounding it Quatermass succeeds in finding out it harbours aliens with deadly designs on the Earth... Second in Hammer Films' trio of screen versions for Nigel Kneale's classic 1950s BBC serials, with the same director and star as 1955's "The Quatermass Experiment".
63.
Break in the Circle (1957) as Screenwriter
64.
Blonde Bait (1956) as Screenwriter
65.
Life with the Lyons (1956) as Screenwriter
66.
It's a Wonderful World (1956) as Screenwriter
A pair of struggling composers (Morgan and Cole) stumble into a gimmick which involves the passing off of tapes played backward as original music by a long-lost composer. Along the way, they encounter an aspiring French chanteuse (Mylene Nicole Demongeot) and provide her with a successful audition for bandleader Ted Heath, who plays himself.
67.
The Creeping Unknown (1956) as Screenwriter
A space fungus transforms an astronaut into a deadly monster.
68.
Dance Little Lady (1955) as Screenwriter
69.
Another Man's Poison (1952) as Screenwriter
A mystery writer's real life turns to intrigue when her criminal husband escapes from prison.
70.
Mr. Drake's Duck (1951) as Orig scr
Mr. Drake and his wife live a nice, quiet life on their Sussex farm, until one of their ducks lays a radioactive egg made of uranium! When the government finds out about this, the Armed Forces storm onto the farm in a frantic search for the duck responsible.
71.
Happy Go Lovely (1951) as Screenwriter
A chorus girl becomes a star when gossip links her with a millionaire she's never met.
72.
London Town (1946) as Screenwriter
An aging music hall performer returns to London believing he's the star of a new show. When he discovers that he's only slated to be the understudy, his daughter sabotages the revue's star in order to get him back into the spotlight.
73.
Give Us the Moon (1944) as Screenwriter
Set just after the end of WWII (but filmed in the middle of it) in a time of general euphoria at having won the war, with full employment and general happiness for all (or nearly all). Peter, the young wastrel son of a hard working hotel owner doesn't like the idea of having to work for a living. He discovers a society of "White Elephants" who are quite willing to be poor as long as they don't have to work. They are protected and guided by Nina (Margaret Lockwood) and her precocious sister Heidi ('Jean Simmons' .
74.
75.
Mail Train (1941) as Screenwriter
76.
The Ghost Train (1941) as Screenwriter
Railroad passengers find themselves stranded at a haunted station.
77.
Band Waggon (1939)
A pair of radio clowns discover a German spy ring operating out of an old castle.
78.
Alf's Button Afloat (1938)
Alf discovers that one of the buttons on his pyjamas is made from the metal of Aladdin's lamp. When he cleans it a genie appears.
79.
Where There's a Will (1937) as Scr and dial
80.
Windbag the Sailor (1936) as From Story
Will Hay plays a bragging sea captain whose maritime experience actually extends to navigating a coal barge down inland waterways. His tall tales catch him out when he is co-erced into commanding an unseaworthy ship by an unscrupulous shipping agent who means to have it wrecked. This was the first film to couple Will Hay with both Moore Marriott and Graham Moffatt.
81.
All In (1936)

Producer (feature film)

82.
Where the Spies Are (1966) as Producer
A country doctor dabbles in espionage to get a new car.
83.
Contest Girl (1966) as Producer
On a seaside holiday, pretty Bristol typist Shirley meets Dan Mackenzie from her local paper. He persuades her that she has what it takes in the world of beauty contests, and so it proves. Ditching her predictable fiance and having to leave home, Shirley moves to London to continuing success. Increasingly smitten by her, Dan reckons he should be more than just her manager, but this is not at all the way Shirley sees things.
84.
Jig Saw (1965) as Producer
85.
80,000 Suspects (1963)
A doctor must contend with a smallpox epidemic and his failing marriage.
86.
The Day the Earth Caught Fire (1962) as Producer
Hysterical panic has engulfed the world after the United States and the Soviet Union simultaneously detonate nuclear devices and have caused the orbit of the Earth to alter, sending it hurtling towards the sun.
87.
Stop Me Before I Kill! (1961) as Producer
After surviving an accident, a race car driver begins to suffer violent impulses.
88.
Expresso Bongo (1959) as Producer
Johnny Jackson, a sleazy talent agent, discovers teenager Bert Rudge singing in a coffee house. Despite Bert's protestation that he really is only interested in playing bongos, Johnny starts him on the road to stardom. The deal they cut, however, is highly exploitative of the young singer, and their relationship soon begins to go bad.

Music (feature film)

89.
Expresso Bongo (1959) as Songs
Johnny Jackson, a sleazy talent agent, discovers teenager Bert Rudge singing in a coffee house. Despite Bert's protestation that he really is only interested in playing bongos, Johnny starts him on the road to stardom. The deal they cut, however, is highly exploitative of the young singer, and their relationship soon begins to go bad.

Production Companies (feature film)

90.
Where the Spies Are (1966) as Company
A country doctor dabbles in espionage to get a new car.
91.
Jig Saw (1965) as Company
92.
The Day the Earth Caught Fire (1962) as Company
Hysterical panic has engulfed the world after the United States and the Soviet Union simultaneously detonate nuclear devices and have caused the orbit of the Earth to alter, sending it hurtling towards the sun.
93.
Stop Me Before I Kill! (1961) as Company
After surviving an accident, a race car driver begins to suffer violent impulses.

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