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Barré Lyndon

Barré Lyndon


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Born: August 12, 1896 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: Writer ...


Writer (feature film)

Dark Intruder (1965) as Writer
The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come (1961) as Screenwriter
Man Who Could Cheat Death, The (1959) as Play As Source Material
A remake of "The Man in Half Moon Street" (1944) (qv.). Dr. Bonner plans to live forever through periodic gland transplants from younger, healthier human victims. Bonner looks about 40; he's really 104 years old. But people are starting to get suspicious, and he may not make 200.
Omar Khayyam (1957) as Writer
Omar Khayyam was one of the greatest Persian poets. He was also a brilliant mathematician. Though his quatrains were written in the 11th century, they are still popular the world over. The details of his life are unknown, so this movie invents a biography for him and includes in it his real achievements - the invention of a new calendar and the penning of those epigrammatic poems. This film has him romancing a sultan's bride and foiling the assassin sect's plot to kill the sultan's son.
Conquest of Space (1955) as Adaptation
Sign of the Pagan (1954) as Screenwriter
Roman centurion Marcian is captured by Attila the Hun en route to Constantinople, but escapes. On arrival, he finds the eastern Roman emperor Theodosius plotting with Attila to look the other way while the latter marches against Rome. But Marcian gains the favor of Pulcheria, lovely sister of Theodosius, who favors a united Empire. As Attila marches, things look bleak for the weakened imperial forces. But the conqueror has an awe of the power of the Christians' God...
Man in the Attic (1953) as Screenwriter
A landlady suspects her mysterious new tenant is Jack the Ripper.
The War of the Worlds (1953) as Screenwriter
A scientist on vacation stumbles upon a Martian invasion.
The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) as Screenwriter
A circus ringmaster and an egotistical trapeze artist vie for the love of a pretty acrobat.
To Please a Lady (1950) as Story and Screenplay
A ruthless race-car driver falls for a crusading journalist out to clean up the sport.
The Accused (1949) as Contr to scr constr
A prim psychology professor fights to hide a murder she committed in self-defense.
Night Has a Thousand Eyes (1948) as Screenwriter
When heiress Jean Courtland attempts suicide, her fiancée Elliott Carson probes her relationship to John Triton. In flashback, we see how stage mentalist Triton starts having terrifying flashes of true precognition. His partner, Whitney Courtland, uses Triton's talent to make money; but Triton's inability to prevent what he foresees, causes him to break up the act and become a hermit. Years later, Triton has new visions and desperately tries to prevent tragedies in the Courtland family. Can his warnings succeed against suspicion, unbelief, and inexorable fate?
Hangover Square (1945) as Screenwriter
A composer who can't control his creative temperament turns to murder.
The House on 92nd Street (1945) as Screenwriter
An FBI agent infiltrates a Nazi spy ring.
The Lodger (1944) as Screenwriter
The inhabitants of a boarding house fear the new lodger is Jack the Ripper.
Sundown (1941) as Orig story and scr
An exotic woman helps the Allies fight the Germans in North Africa.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Sundown (1941) as Technical Advisor
An exotic woman helps the Allies fight the Germans in North Africa.

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