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Also Known As: Died: August 14, 1963
Born: July 18, 1906 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Profession: Writer ...
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Director (feature film)

1.
The Story on Page One (1959) as Director
When Jo Morris' marriage turned sour and heartless, she found sympathy and companionship with widower Larry Ellis. After Jo's husband is accidentally killed in a struggle over a gun with Larry, the adulterous couple find themselves on trial for their lives, with their lawyers fighting the pair's reluctance to turn against each other.
2.
None But the Lonely Heart (1944) as Director
A young ne'er-do-well tries to get his life on track to help his ailing mother.

Cast (feature film)

3.
Sweet Smell of Success (1957) as Man outside theater
A crooked press agent stoops to new depths to help an egotistical columnist break up his sister's romance.
4.
The General Died at Dawn (1936) as
In revolution-torn China, American mercenary O'Hara is entrusted with a perilous mission, to get arms for the helpless authorities in a province ravaged by warlord General Yang. On the train to Shanghai, he meets Judy Perrie, whose father is in league with Yang. Will Judy regret agreeing to lure O'Hara to his doom, and if so, can she make it up to him? The balance of power seesaws to a perilous conclusion.

Writer (feature film)

5.
Country Girl, The (1974)
The story of three people: Frank Elgin, a matinee idol drowning in self-pity and alcohol; Georgie, his long-suffering wife; and Bernie Dodd, an ambitious film director.
6.
Wild in the Country (1961) as Screenwriter
A counselor falls for the troubled young man she's trying to help.
7.
The Story on Page One (1959) as Writer
When Jo Morris' marriage turned sour and heartless, she found sympathy and companionship with widower Larry Ellis. After Jo's husband is accidentally killed in a struggle over a gun with Larry, the adulterous couple find themselves on trial for their lives, with their lawyers fighting the pair's reluctance to turn against each other.
8.
Sweet Smell of Success (1957) as Screenwriter
A crooked press agent stoops to new depths to help an egotistical columnist break up his sister's romance.
9.
Humoresque (1947) as Screenwriter
A classical musician from the slums is sidetracked by his love for a wealthy neurotic.
10.
Deadline at Dawn (1946) as Screenwriter
An aspiring actress risks her life to clear a sailor charged with murder.
11.
Rhapsody in Blue (1945) as Contract Writer
Fictionalized biography of George Gershwin and his fight to bring serious music to Broadway.
12.
None But the Lonely Heart (1944) as Written for Screen by
A young ne'er-do-well tries to get his life on track to help his ailing mother.
13.
The General Died at Dawn (1936) as Screenwriter
In revolution-torn China, American mercenary O'Hara is entrusted with a perilous mission, to get arms for the helpless authorities in a province ravaged by warlord General Yang. On the train to Shanghai, he meets Judy Perrie, whose father is in league with Yang. Will Judy regret agreeing to lure O'Hara to his doom, and if so, can she make it up to him? The balance of power seesaws to a perilous conclusion.

Writer (special)

14.
Big Knife, The (1988) as Play As Source Material ("The Big Knife")
A televison adaptation of Clifford Odets' 1949 Broadway stage play about greed and avarice in the Hollywood film industry during the 1940s. A top movie star is torn between the lure of a new contract offered by a ruthless studio boss who knows a dark secret from his past, and the love of his wife, w
15.
Rocket to the Moon (1986) as Play As Source Material ("Rocket To The Moon")
An adaptation of Clifford Odet's 1938 play, set in a dentist's office in New York City on a hot summer day. Ben Stark, the dentist, feels that his life has come to a standstill, with his clinging wife, Belle, and his alluring secretary, Cleo, adding to his distress. Stark begins to live spontaneousl
16.
Paradise Lost (1974) as Play As Source Material

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