DVD
English
Title
Mackenna's gold
Director
J. Lee-Thompson
Based on the work of
Heck Allen
Actor
Gregory Peck Omar Sharif
Composer
Quincy Jones
Language
English
Publisher
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, © 2016
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1969
Playing time
123 min.
Note
Taalkeuze: Engels, Frans, Duits en andere talen Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Frans, Engels en andere talen
EAN
8712609643374

About J. Lee-Thompson

John Lee Thompson (1 August 1914 – 30 August 2002) was a British film director, active in London and Hollywood, best known for such movies as Ice Cold in Alex, Cape Fear and The Guns of Navarone.

Early life

Thompson was born in Bristol on 1 August 1914. His family had links to the theatre. Thompson studied at Dover College then went to work in the theatre, joining the Nottingham Repertory Company as an actor and stagehand. He later went to work for a repertory company in Croydon, Surrey.

He wrote plays in his spare time, and had started when he was nine. One of them, Murder Happens? was performed at Croydon in 1934. His second staged play, Double Error, had a brief West End run at the Fortune Theatre in 1935. An article from this time about the play said he had written 40 plays already, including four in between his first two staged plays. A company worth £…Read more on Wikipedia