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Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Joseph L. Mankiewicz

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Also Known As: Died: February 5, 1993
Born: February 11, 1909 Cause of Death: heart failure
Birth Place: Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, USA Profession: Writer ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Sleuth (1972) as Director
A mystery novelist plots revenge on his wife's lover.
2.
There Was a Crooked Man ... (1970) as Director
Charm, intelligence and succes in criminal career doesn't prevent Paris Pitman Jr. to start doing ten years in territory prison. However, those years should pass quickly because of an enormous loot previously stashed away. New idealistic warden would only make Pitman think of getting his fortyne even sooner.
3.
King: A Filmed Record ... Montgomery to Memphis (1970) as Connecting seq dir
Compilation documentary on Martin Luther King and his movement.
4.
The Honey Pot (1967) as Director
A millionaire fakes a terminal illness to fleece his former girlfriends.
5.
Carol for Another Christmas, A (1964)
Three ghosts teach an industrialist the importance of international peacekeeping.
6.
Cleopatra (1963) as Director
The legendary Egyptian queen tries to use her beauty to conquer the Roman Empire.
7.
Suddenly, Last Summer (1959) as Director
A dowager tries to buy a lobotomy to silence the woman who witnessed her son's murder.
8.
The Quiet American (1958) as Director
An American economist gets caught between Communists and colonialists in Indochina.
9.
Guys and Dolls (1955) as Director
A big-city gambler bets that he can seduce a Salvation Army girl.
10.
The Barefoot Contessa (1954) as Director
A Spanish dancer becomes an international star but still longs to get her feet in the dirt.
11.
Julius Caesar (1953) as Director
An all-star adaptation of Shakespeare''s classic about Julius Caesar''s assassination and its aftermath.
12.
5 Fingers (1952) as Director
A British valet in Turkey during World War II sells secrets to the Germans.
13.
People Will Talk (1951) as Director
A controversial doctor gets mixed up with an unwed mother.
14.
No Way Out (1950) as Director
A racist gangster forces a black doctor to tend to his injuries.
15.
All About Eve (1950) as Director
An ambitious young actress tries to take over a star's career and love life.
16.
House of Strangers (1949) as Director
Max Monetti is consumed with vengeance for his brothers after their betrayal of his father Gino. But after remembering his past, especially his relationship with Irene Bennett, Max realizes that his father had caused all the tension within the family and makes peace with his brothers.
17.
A Letter to Three Wives (1949) as Director
A small-town seductress notifies her three best friends that she has run off with one of their husbands.
18.
Escape (1948) as Director
An ex-RAF flier is sentenced to three years in prison for accidentally killing a detective.
19.
The Late George Apley (1947) as Director
Young love rocks a staid Boston family.
20.
The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947) as Director
A spirited widow rents a haunted cottage and builds an emotional bond with the resident ghost.
21.
Somewhere in the Night (1946) as Director
22.
Dragonwyck (1946) as Director
A farm girl signs on as governess in a gloomy mansion.

Cast (feature film)

23.
MGM: When the Lion Roars (1992) as (Archival Footage)
A three-part documentary series exploring the history of MGM Studios.
24.
Hello Actors Studio (1988) as Himself
25.
The Spencer Tracy Legacy (1987)
Katharine Hepburn pays tribute to one of the screen's most natural actors, Spencer Tracy.
26.
50 Years of Action! (1986) as Himself
The history of the Directors Guild of America is recounted. Begun in the years when people in the United States were fighting for unions, the guild was initially not recognized by the movie studios. The organization was started by twelve men and evolved fairly peacefully until 1950 when president Jo
27.
Woman Trap (1929) as Reporter

Writer (feature film)

28.
Letter to Three Wives, A (1985) as From 1948 Screenplay
As three wives, friends from the same town, board a boat for a day-long charity cruise, they are handed a note from a mutual friend saying that she is running off with one of their husbands. The telefilm relates how each wife has reason to believe that hers is the husband in question.
29.
The Honey Pot (1967) as Screenwriter
A millionaire fakes a terminal illness to fleece his former girlfriends.
30.
Cleopatra (1963) as Screenwriter
The legendary Egyptian queen tries to use her beauty to conquer the Roman Empire.
31.
The Quiet American (1958) as Written for Screen by
An American economist gets caught between Communists and colonialists in Indochina.
32.
Guys and Dolls (1955) as Written for Screen by
A big-city gambler bets that he can seduce a Salvation Army girl.
33.
The Barefoot Contessa (1954) as Writer
A Spanish dancer becomes an international star but still longs to get her feet in the dirt.
34.
People Will Talk (1951) as Written for Screen by
A controversial doctor gets mixed up with an unwed mother.
35.
No Way Out (1950) as Writer
A racist gangster forces a black doctor to tend to his injuries.
36.
All About Eve (1950) as Wrt for the scr by
An ambitious young actress tries to take over a star's career and love life.
37.
House of Strangers (1949) as Wrt of retakes
Max Monetti is consumed with vengeance for his brothers after their betrayal of his father Gino. But after remembering his past, especially his relationship with Irene Bennett, Max realizes that his father had caused all the tension within the family and makes peace with his brothers.
38.
A Letter to Three Wives (1949) as Screenwriter
A small-town seductress notifies her three best friends that she has run off with one of their husbands.
39.
Escape (1948) as Contract Writer
An ex-RAF flier is sentenced to three years in prison for accidentally killing a detective.
40.
Somewhere in the Night (1946) as Screenwriter
41.
Dragonwyck (1946) as Wrt for the scr
A farm girl signs on as governess in a gloomy mansion.
42.
The Keys of the Kingdom (1945) as Screenwriter
A crusading priest struggles to build a mission in China.
43.
Redheads on Parade (1935) as Contr to trmt
44.
After Office Hours (1935) as Contr to dial
A society newspaperwoman tries to prove to her editor that she can crack a murder case.
45.
I Live My Life (1935) as Screenwriter
A flighty society girl tries to make a go of her marriage to an archaeologist.
46.
Forsaking All Others (1934) as Screenwriter
A woman pursues the wrong man for almost twenty years.
47.
Our Daily Bread (1934) as Dial
When he inherits a small farm, a Depression-weary man turns it into a collective operation.
48.
Manhattan Melodrama (1934) as Screenwriter
Boyhood friends grow up on opposite sides of the law.
49.
Too Much Harmony (1933) as Original Story
50.
Diplomaniacs (1933) as Original Story
An Indian tribe sends two nitwits to a conference in Geneva.
51.
Alice in Wonderland (1933) as Screenwriter
A trip through the looking glass and down a rabbit hole sends an English girl into a world of fantastic characters and strange potions.
52.
Diplomaniacs (1933) as Screenwriter
An Indian tribe sends two nitwits to a conference in Geneva.
53.
Emergency Call (1933) as Screenwriter
A promising surgeon discovers his hospital is run by gangsters.
54.
This Reckless Age (1932) as Screenwriter
55.
Sky Bride (1932) as Screenwriter
56.
If I Had a Million (1932) as [Adpt "The Three Marines" and "China Shop"; Story "Violet"]
A dying tycoon selects his heirs at random, and each reacts differently to the good fortune.
57.
Million Dollar Legs (1932) as Original Story
The government officials of Klopstokia, where everyone has outstanding athletic abilities, decide to enter their country in the Olympic Games.
58.
The Gang Buster (1931) as Dial
59.
Forbidden Adventure (1931) as Screenwriter
60.
Skippy (1931) as Screenwriter
Boys from opposite sides of the track try to raise money for a dog license.
61.
Sooky (1931) as Screenwriter
62.
June Moon (1931) as Screenwriter
63.
Finn and Hattie (1931) as Screenwriter
64.
Amor audaz (1930) as Screenwriter
65.
The Social Lion (1930) as Adaptation
66.
Only Saps Work (1930) as Screenwriter
67.
Slightly Scarlet (1930) as Screenwriter
68.
The Social Lion (1930) as Dial
69.
Thunderbolt (1929) as Titles
A criminal known as Thunderbolt is imprisoned and facing execution. Into the next cell is placed Bob Morgan, an innocent man who has been framed and who is in love with Thunderbolt's girl, without knowing of their relationship. Thunderbolt hopes to stave off the execution long enough to kill young Morgan for romancing his girl.
70.
The Saturday Night Kid (1929) as Titles
Jayme and sister Janie are salesgirls in Ginsberg's Department Store. Mayme is in love with store clerk Bill, but Janie tries to steal him from her. Hazel, another salesgirl, is Jean Harlow's first credited role.
71.
River of Romance (1929) as Titles
72.
Fast Company (1929) as Dial

Producer (feature film)

73.
There Was a Crooked Man ... (1970) as Producer
Charm, intelligence and succes in criminal career doesn't prevent Paris Pitman Jr. to start doing ten years in territory prison. However, those years should pass quickly because of an enormous loot previously stashed away. New idealistic warden would only make Pitman think of getting his fortyne even sooner.
74.
The Honey Pot (1967) as Producer
A millionaire fakes a terminal illness to fleece his former girlfriends.
75.
Carol for Another Christmas, A (1964)
Three ghosts teach an industrialist the importance of international peacekeeping.
76.
The Quiet American (1958) as Producer
An American economist gets caught between Communists and colonialists in Indochina.
77.
The Barefoot Contessa (1954) as Producer
A Spanish dancer becomes an international star but still longs to get her feet in the dirt.
78.
The Keys of the Kingdom (1945) as Producer
A crusading priest struggles to build a mission in China.
79.
Woman of the Year (1942) as Producer
Opposites distract when a sophisticated political columnist falls for a sportswriter.
80.
Reunion in France (1942) as Producer
A Frenchwoman tries to help a downed U.S. flyer escape the Nazis.
81.
The Feminine Touch (1941) as Producer
An author writing a book on jealousy discovers his wife is an expert on the subject.
82.
Strange Cargo (1940) as Producer
Devil's Island escapees are changed forever by a prisoner who thinks he's Jesus.
83.
The Philadelphia Story (1940) as Producer
Tabloid reporters crash a society marriage.
84.
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1939) as Producer
Mark Twain's classic troublemaker helps a runaway slave escape to the North.
85.
The Shining Hour (1938) as Producer
A nightclub dancer marries into society and has to contend with her jealous sister-in-law.
86.
The Shopworn Angel (1938) as Producer
A showgirl gives up life in the fast lane for a young soldier on his way to fight World War I.
87.
Three Comrades (1938) as Producer
Three life-long friends share their love for a dying woman against the turbulent backdrop of Germany between the wars.
88.
A Christmas Carol (1938) as Producer
In this adaptation of Charles Dickens'' classic tale, an elderly miser learns the error of his ways on Christmas Eve.
89.
The Bride Wore Red (1937) as Producer
A chorus girl crashes an exclusive Swiss resort to snare a rich husband.
90.
Double Wedding (1937) as Producer
A dress designer tries to break her sister's engagement to a free-living artist, only to discover the man is falling for her instead.
91.
Mannequin (1937) as Producer
A small-time crook's wife falls for a shipping magnate.
92.
The Gorgeous Hussy (1936) as Producer
President Andrew Jackson's friendship with an innkeeper's daughter spells trouble for them both.
93.
Fury (1936) as Producer
An innocent man escapes a lynch mob then returns for revenge.
94.
Love on the Run (1936) as Producer
Rival newsmen get mixed up with a runaway heiress and a ring of spies.
95.
Three Godfathers (1936) as Producer
Three fugitives risk their lives to bring a newborn baby out of the desert to safety.

Music (feature film)

96.
A Letter to Three Wives (1949) as Composer
A small-town seductress notifies her three best friends that she has run off with one of their husbands.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

97.
Letter to Three Wives, A (1985)
As three wives, friends from the same town, board a boat for a day-long charity cruise, they are handed a note from a mutual friend saying that she is running off with one of their husbands. The telefilm relates how each wife has reason to believe that hers is the husband in question.

Cast (special)

98.
W.C. Fields Straight Up (1986)
The film traces the life and career of great comedian W.C. Fields. Film clips, newsreel footage, home movies, and interviews are included.
99.
George Stevens: A Filmmaker's Journey (1984) as Himself
Biography of the Academy Award winning director including dramatic color footage of WWII.

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