Biography

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Robert Towne (born Robert Bertram Schwartz November 23, 1934) is an American screenwriter and director. His most notable work may be his Academy Award-winning original screenplay for Roman Polanski's Chinatown (1974).

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Robert Towne (born Robert Bertram Schwartz November 23, 1934) is an American screenwriter and director. His most notable work may be his Academy Award-winning original screenplay for Roman Polanski's Chinatown (1974).

Description above from the Wikipedia article Robert Towne, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Male

Known Credits 31

Birthday 1934-11-23

Place of Birth Los Angeles, California, USA

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Also Known As

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

2006 Ask the DustScreenplay
2000 Mission: Impossible IIScreenplay
1998 Without LimitsWriter
1996 Mission: ImpossibleScreenplay
1994 Love AffairScreenplay
1993 The FirmScreenplay
1990 The Two JakesWriter
1990 Days of ThunderScreenplay
1988 Tequila SunriseScreenplay
1988 FranticScreenplay
1986 8 Million Ways to DieWriter
1984 Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the ApesWriter
1982 Personal BestScreenplay
1977 Orca: The Killer WhaleScreenplay
1975 ShampooWriter
1974 The YakuzaScreenplay
1974 ChinatownScreenplay
1973 The Last DetailScreenplay
1968 Villa RidesScreenplay
1967 Bonnie and ClydeWriter
1964 The Tomb of LigeiaScreenplay
1963 The Outer Limits(1 episode)Writer
1962 The Lloyd Bridges Show(1 episode)Writer
1960 Last Woman on EarthScreenplay

Acting

2018 What She Said: The Art of Pauline Kael as Himself
2008 Revolution! The Making of 'Bonnie and Clyde' as Himself
1998 Billy Wilder: The Human Comedy as Himself
1987 The Pick-up Artist as Stan
1971 Drive, He Said as Richard
1971 The Zodiac Killer as Man in Bar #3 (as Robert Tubin)
1961 Creature from the Haunted Sea as Sparks Moran / Agent XK150 / Narrator
1960 Last Woman on Earth as Martin Joyce

Directing

2006 Ask the DustDirector
1998 Without LimitsDirector
1988 Tequila SunriseDirector
1982 Personal BestDirector

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