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Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Male

Known Credits 80

Birthday 1894-02-28

Day of Death 1964-04-18

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

1988 Switching ChannelsWriter
1974 The Front PageTheatre Play
1969 Gaily, GailyNovel
1964 Circus WorldScreenplay
1964 7 Faces of Dr. LaoWriter
1962 Billy Rose's JumboTheatre Play
1960 North to AlaskaScreenplay
1958 Queen of Outer SpaceStory
1958 The Fiend Who Walked The WestWriter
1957 Legend of the LostWriter
1957 A Farewell to ArmsScreenplay
1957 The Iron PetticoatScreenplay
1956 TrapezeWriter
1956 Miracle in the RainScreenplay
1956 Miracle in the RainNovel
1955 The Indian FighterScreenplay
1955 The Man with the Golden ArmScreenplay
1954 UlyssesWriter
1952 Monkey BusinessScreenplay
1951 The Secret of Convict LakeWriter
1951 Strangers on a TrainScreenplay
1951 The Thing from Another WorldScreenplay
1950 Edge of DoomWriter
1950 Where the Sidewalk EndsScreenplay
1950 Perfect StrangersTheatre Play
1949 WhirlpoolScreenplay
1948 RopeWriter
1948 The Miracle of the BellsScreenplay
1947 The Paradine CaseScreenplay
1947 Her Husband's AffairsWriter
1947 Ride the Pink HorseScreenplay
1947 Kiss of DeathScreenplay
1947 Dishonored LadyWriter
1946 NotoriousScreenplay
1946 Specter of the RoseWriter
1945 SpellboundScreenplay
1944 LifeboatScreenplay
1943 Journey Into FearScreenplay
1943 The OutlawScreenplay
1942 China GirlScreenplay
1942 The Black SwanScreenplay
1942 Tales of ManhattanWriter
1941 LydiaScreenplay
1940 Comrade XScreenplay
1940 Angels Over BroadwayWriter
1940 I Take This WomanWriter
1940 His Girl FridayScreenplay
1940 His Girl FridayTheatre Play
1940 The Shop Around the CornerScreenplay
1939 Gone with the WindWriter
1939 Lady of the TropicsScreenplay
1939 It's a Wonderful WorldStory
1939 It's a Wonderful WorldScreenplay
1939 Wuthering HeightsScreenplay
1939 StagecoachWriter
1939 Let Freedom RingScreenplay
1939 Let Freedom RingStory
1939 Gunga DinStory
1938 The Goldwyn FolliesStory
1938 The Goldwyn FolliesScreenplay
1937 Nothing SacredScreenplay
1935 Barbary CoastWriter
1935 The ScoundrelStory
1935 The Florentine DaggerNovel
1934 The President VanishesWriter
1934 Crime Without PassionScreenplay
1934 Shoot the WorksTheatre Play
1934 Twentieth CenturyScreenplay
1934 UpperworldStory
1934 Viva Villa!Screenplay
1933 Design for LivingScreenplay
1933 Turn Back the ClockScreenplay
1933 TopazeScreenplay
1933 Hallelujah I'm a BumStory
1932 Million Dollar LegsWriter
1932 ScarfaceScreenplay
1931 The Unholy GardenScreenplay
1931 The Unholy GardenNovel
1931 The Front PageWriter
1930 Roadhouse NightsStory
1930 Street of ChanceWriter
1929 The Unholy NightStory
1929 The Great GabboStory
1927 UnderworldStory

Directing

1952 Actors and SinDirector
1946 Specter of the RoseDirector
1940 Angels Over BroadwayDirector
1935 The ScoundrelDirector
1934 Crime Without PassionDirector

Production

1946 Specter of the RoseProducer
1942 China GirlProducer
1940 Angels Over BroadwayProducer

Acting

1940 Angels Over Broadway as Man in Night Court
1935 The Scoundrel as Flop House Bum
1934 Crime Without Passion as Court interviewer with pipe (uncredited)

Crew

1933 Queen ChristinaAdditional Writing

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