Multi-talented figure from the stage who landed his first screen role in 1935. A competent technician, Thompson made his directorial debut in 1950 and went on to produce a considerable volume of British and American features, notably "The Guns of Navarone" (1961) and "Cape Fear" (1962). Thompson has also directed nine Charles Bronson vehicles.
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Acted with the Nottingham Repertory Company
Turned to screenwriting
First screenplay, "The Middle Watch"
Directed first feature, "Murder Without Crime"