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Donald W. Thompson

Donald W. Thompson was born in 1937 in New York, USA as Donald Whitney Thompson. He is a director and writer, known for The Prodigal Planet (1983), A Thief in the Night (1972) and Image of the Beast (1980). See full bio »

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Producer/Director/Writer of Evangelical Christian films. Best known for his "Rapture" series of four low budget films which combined Biblical "End Times" prophecy (from a strictly "Pre-Tribulaion" viewpoint) with science fiction, a full generation before Tim LaHaye's "Left Behind" series of novels and films. The film series begins with the Rapture-themed _Thief In the Night, A (1972)_, continues ... See more »

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