Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Edwin Justus Mayer (8 November 1896 – 11 September 1960) was an American screenwriter. He wrote or co-wrote the screenplays for 47 films between 1927 and 1958.

He was born and died in New York, New York. He is the grandfather of film director Daisy von Scherler Mayer.

Edwin Justus Mayer worked on many screenplays. But he is famous today for working with Ernst Lubitsch. He worked with Lubitsch in To Be or Not to Be (1942) and A Royal Scandal (1945). A Royal Scandal (1945) was a box office failure, but today, is considered by many as one of Lubitsch's finest films.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Edwin Justus Mayer (8 November 1896 – 11 September 1960) was an American screenwriter. He wrote or co-wrote the screenplays for 47 films between 1927 and 1958.

He was born and died in New York, New York. He is the grandfather of film director Daisy von Scherler Mayer.

Edwin Justus Mayer worked on many screenplays. But he is famous today for working with Ernst Lubitsch. He worked with Lubitsch in To Be or Not to Be (1942) and A Royal Scandal (1945). A Royal Scandal (1945) was a box office failure, but today, is considered by many as one of Lubitsch's finest films.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Edwin Justus Mayer, licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.    

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Male

Known Credits 26

Birthday 1896-11-08

Day of Death 1960-09-11

Place of Birth New York, New York

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

1945 Masquerade in Mexico Story
1945 A Royal Scandal Screenplay
1942 To Be or Not to Be Author
1941 Underground Story
1941 They Met in Bombay Screenplay
1939 Rio Screenplay
1939 Exile Express Writer
1938 The Buccaneer Screenplay
1936 Desire Screenplay
1936 Till We Meet Again Screenplay
1935 So Red the Rose Writer
1934 The Affairs of Cellini Theatre Play
1934 Thirty Day Princess Adaptation
1933 I Am Suzanne! Writer
1933 The Song of Songs Writer
1933 Tonight Is Ours Writer
1932 Wild Girl Writer
1932 Merrily We Go to Hell Screenplay
1931 The Phantom of Paris Dialogue
1930 The Lady of Scandal Adaptation
1930 In Gay Madrid Dialogue
1930 Redemption Dialogue
1930 Not So Dumb Dialogue
1929 The Unholy Night Screenplay

Crew

1958 The Buccaneer Script
1935 Peter Ibbetson Additional Writing

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