Biography

James Poe was an American film and television screenwriter. He is best known for his work on the movies Around the World in 80 Days for which he jointly won an Academy Award in 1956, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Summer and Smoke, Lilies of the Field, and They Shoot Horses, Don't They?.

James Poe was an American film and television screenwriter. He is best known for his work on the movies Around the World in 80 Days for which he jointly won an Academy Award in 1956, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Summer and Smoke, Lilies of the Field, and They Shoot Horses, Don't They?.

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Male

Known Credits 20

Birthday 1921-10-04

Day of Death 1980-01-24

Place of Birth Dobbs Ferry, New York, USA

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

1992 The Nightman Writer
1980 Enola Gay: The Men, the Mission, the Atomic Bomb Writer
1977 The Gathering Writer
1969 They Shoot Horses, Don't They? Screenplay
1965 The Bedford Incident Screenplay
1963 Toys in the Attic Writer
1963 Lilies of the Field Screenplay
1961 Summer and Smoke Screenplay
1961 The Dick Powell Show (1 episode)Writer
1961 Sanctuary Screenplay
1959 Last Train from Gun Hill Screenplay
1958 Hot Spell Screenplay
1958 Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Screenplay
1956 Around the World in Eighty Days Screenplay
1956 Attack Screenplay
1955 The Big Knife Adaptation
1953 A Slight Case Of Larceny Story
1952 Paula Writer
1952 Scandal Sheet Screenplay
1949 Without Honor Writer

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