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Also Known As: Died: December 4, 1985
Born: February 18, 1920 Cause of Death: complications following heart surgery
Birth Place: Profession: Writer ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Writer (feature film)

1.
Scandal Sheet (1985) as Screenwriter
Burt Lancaster's unscrupulous publisher of a slick, supermarket checkout-counter tabloid bent on exploiting a glamorous movieland couple was seen in many quarters as what had become of his corrupt J.J. Hunsecker character of "Sweet Smell of Success" nearly twenty years earlier. Henry Winkler, "The F
2.
Conspiracy Of Terror (1975) as Screenwriter
A husband and wife detective team investigates satanism in suburbia when not squabbling over visits to his parents who never forgave him for marrying out of the faith. Pilot to a prospective series.
3.
Smile Jenny, You're Dead (1974) as Screenwriter
This pilot for Janssen's "Harry-O" series (1974-76) had the ex-cop moonlighting as a private investigator looking into the murder of a cop friend's son-in-law and becoming emotionally involved with his daughter, who happens to be the chief suspect in the killing.
4.
Harry O (1973) as Writer
Harry Orwell is a LA cop who is retired due to a bullet in his back. Now a Private Detective, Harry O. is hired by the man who shot him (Martin Sheen) to find the other man (Sal Mineo) who was involved in the shooting. Mineo is trying to kill Sheen and also keep his heroin business alive. Harry O. wants to bring both to justice.
5.
Charley Varrick (1973) as Screenwriter
A band of small-time crooks accidentally steals the mob's money.
6.
Antonio and the Mayor (1973) as Screenwriter
A story, set during the era of Mexico's educational reform when teachers were first being sent into remote areas, about a brilliant young boy who comes into conflict with the proud mayor of his tiny village over a bicycle that providence has placed in the mayor's possession and which he is unable to
7.
Two For the Money (1972) as Screenwriter
Two cops quit the force to become private detectives and are quickly thrust into the search for a killer who has eluded the authorities for twelve years.
8.
City, The (1971) as Screenwriter
Quinn's powerhouse TV-movie debut as a shirt-sleeved mayor in Albuquerque who solves urban as well as personal problems later led him to reprise the role in the brief (1971) series that was retitled "The Man and the City."
9.
Winning (1969) as Screenwriter
A racecar driver risks his marriage in pursuit of speed and success.
10.
Coogan's Bluff (1968) as Screenwriter
An Arizona sheriff tracks an escaped killer to the wilds of New York City.

Producer (feature film)

11.
Antonio and the Mayor (1973) as Producer
A story, set during the era of Mexico's educational reform when teachers were first being sent into remote areas, about a brilliant young boy who comes into conflict with the proud mayor of his tiny village over a bicycle that providence has placed in the mayor's possession and which he is unable to

Writer (special)

12.
Mr. and Mrs. Cop (1974) as Writer
The story chronicles a newlywed couple's adjustment to marriage, made more difficult by their demanding jobs as police officers. In the pilot episode, Nancy seeks a position as a patrol car officer over her husband's objections.
13.
How's Business? (1959) as Writer
A second pilot show about the misadventures of Augie Adams, a toy company salesman (see also "Another Day, Another Dollar"). The program relates Augie's efforts to discover how a "nothing box," made by a group of orphans, became a part of his samples. Broadcast as a segment of "Alcoa Theater."
14.
Another Day, Another Dollar (1959) as Writer
The misadventures of Augie Adams, a toy salesman. In the pilot show, broadcast as a segment of "Alcoa Theater," Augie risks losing a big client in order to attend his son's art show at school. See also "How's Business?," the sequel pilot show.

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