Lamar Trotti


Screenwriter

Biography

Filmography

 

Writer (Feature Film)

There's No Business Like Show Business (1954)
From a story by
O. Henry's Full House (1952)
Screenplay of "The Cop and the Anthem"
With a Song in My Heart (1952)
Writer
Stars and Stripes Forever (1952)
Screenwriter
I'd Climb the Highest Mountain (1951)
Screenwriter
As Young As You Feel (1951)
Screenwriter
American Guerrilla in the Philippines (1950)
Screenwriter
My Blue Heaven (1950)
Screenwriter
Cheaper by the Dozen (1950)
Screenwriter
You're My Everything (1949)
Screenwriter
The Walls of Jericho (1948)
Screenwriter
Captain from Castile (1948)
Screenwriter
When My Baby Smiles at Me (1948)
Screenwriter
Yellow Sky (1948)
Screenwriter
Mother Wore Tights (1947)
Screenwriter
Colonel Effingham's Raid (1946)
Narr
The Razor's Edge (1946)
Screenwriter
Wilson (1945)
Wrt for the Screenplay by
A Bell for Adano (1945)
Screenwriter
Immortal Sergeant (1943)
Wrt for the Screenplay by
Guadalcanal Diary (1943)
Screenwriter
The Ox-Bow Incident (1943)
Wrt for the Screenplay by
To the Shores of Tripoli (1942)
Screenwriter
Thunder Birds (1942)
Screenwriter
Tales of Manhattan (1942)
Original stories and Screenplay by
That Other Woman (1942)
Original Story
Hudson's Bay (1941)
Original Screenplay
Belle Starr (1941)
Screenwriter
A Yank in the R.A.F. (1941)
Contract Writer
Man Hunt (1941)
Contract Writer
Brigham Young--Frontiersman (1940)
Screenwriter
Drums Along the Mohawk (1939)
Screenwriter
The Story of Alexander Graham Bell (1939)
Screenwriter
Young Mr. Lincoln (1939)
Original Screenplay
Gateway (1938)
Screenwriter
Kentucky (1938)
Screenwriter
In Old Chicago (1938)
Screenwriter
Alexander's Ragtime Band (1938)
Screenwriter
The Baroness and the Butler (1938)
Screenwriter
Can This Be Dixie? (1937)
Screenwriter
Slave Ship (1937)
Screenwriter
Time Out for Romance (1937)
Contr to trmt
Can This Be Dixie? (1937)
Story
Wife, Doctor and Nurse (1937)
Screenwriter
This Is My Affair (1937)
Story and Screenplay
Second Honeymoon (1937)
Contract Writer
Ramona (1936)
Screenwriter
Gentle Julia (1936)
Screenwriter
The Country Beyond (1936)
Screenwriter
Career Woman (1936)
Screenwriter
Pepper (1936)
Screenwriter
The First Baby (1936)
Original story and Screenplay
Star for a Night (1936)
Contr to trmt
This Is the Life (1935)
Screenwriter
Life Begins at 40 (1935)
Screenwriter
Steamboat Round the Bend (1935)
Screenwriter
$10 Raise (1935)
Additional Dialogue
Mystery Woman (1935)
Contr to Screenplay const
Bachelor of Arts (1934)
Screenwriter
Call It Luck (1934)
Screenwriter
Judge Priest (1934)
Screenwriter
Hold That Girl (1934)
Original Screenplay
You Can't Buy Everything (1934)
Original Screenplay
Wild Gold (1934)
Story
The Man Who Dared: An Imaginative Biography (1933)
Original Screenplay
The Man Who Dared (1933)
Screenwriter
The Man Who Dared (1933)
From Story

Producer (Feature Film)

Stars and Stripes Forever (1952)
Producer
With a Song in My Heart (1952)
Producer
I'd Climb the Highest Mountain (1951)
Producer
As Young As You Feel (1951)
Producer
American Guerrilla in the Philippines (1950)
Producer
Cheaper by the Dozen (1950)
Producer
You're My Everything (1949)
Producer
Yellow Sky (1948)
Producer
Captain from Castile (1948)
Producer
The Walls of Jericho (1948)
Producer
Mother Wore Tights (1947)
Producer
Colonel Effingham's Raid (1946)
Producer
A Bell for Adano (1945)
Producer
The Ox-Bow Incident (1943)
Producer
Immortal Sergeant (1943)
Producer
Thunder Birds (1942)
Producer

Music (Feature Film)

Judge Priest (1934)
Composer

Life Events

Videos

Movie Clip

Young Mr. Lincoln (1939) - I Love Red Hair The entire performance by Pauline Moore (as first-love Ann Rutledge), coming upon Abe (Henry Fonda) reading law in the woods, early in John Ford's Young Mr. Lincoln, 1939, from Lamar Trotti's original screenplay.
Drums Along The Mohawk (1939) - At The Borst Home The first scene in director John Ford’s first color (Technicolor) film, Henry Fonda and Claudette Colbert as colonials Gil and Lana are married in Albany, New York, 1776, cinematography credit shared by Bert Glennon and Ray Rennahan, Edwin Maxwell the celebrant, Robert Grieg and Clara Blandick her parents, opening Drums Along The Mohawk, 1939.
Drums Along The Mohawk (1939) - Taste Of A Widow Gil (Henry Fonda), recruited into the Continental Army, gets farewell wishes from Lana (Claudette Colbert) and an earthy gesture from Mrs. McKlennar (Edna May Oliver), then marches, in John Ford's Drums Along The Mohawk, 1939.
Drums Along The Mohawk (1939) - You Got A Fine Woman First night in the frontier cabin, Lana (Claudette Colbert) comes unglued when Blue Back (Chief Big Tree) appears, Gil (Henry Fonda) trying to recover, in John Ford's Technicolor Revolutionary War drama Drums Along The Mohawk, 1939.
O. Henry's Full House (1952) - Many Kinds Of A Writer Henry Hathaway, among the five credited directors, directs this introduction, John Steinbeck hired to stand in for the deceased author, leading into the first story, featuring Charles Laughton as “Soapy,” in the popular 20th Century-Fox anthology O. Henry’s Full House, 1952.
Young Mr. Lincoln (1939) - Did He Get On? With a long pause on a poem, John Ford begins with pompous Stuart (Edwin Maxwell) introducing lanky Abe (Henry Fonda), then his first encounter with the pivotal, but fictional, Clay family, in Young Mr. Lincoln, 1939.
Young Mr. Lincoln (1939) - Blessed Are The Merciful New lawyer Abe (Henry Fonda) quells a mob, featuring Jack Pennick as "Big Buck," ready to lynch his first clients, their mother (Alice Brady) looking on, in a wholly fictional scene from John Ford's Young Mr. Lincoln, 1939.
Young Mr. Lincoln (1939) - Yessiree Bob In his first piece of lawyering, Abe (Henry Fonda) settles a dispute between clients Hawthorne (Charles Halton) and Woolridge (Russell Simpson), in John Ford's Young Mr. Lincoln, 1939.
Alexander's Ragtime Band - Blue Skies In an all-Irving Berlin musical, the composer's two favorite singers (Ethel Merman as "Jerry", Alice Faye as "Stella," having just met) take turns with "Blue Skies," in Alexander's Ragtime Band, 1938.
Razor's Edge, The (1946) - She Asked For Her Husband Having left our hero Tyrone Power on his spiritual quest in India, back to Chicago where Gray (John Payne) is summoned to a hospital where, we learn, Sophie (Anne Baxter), injured in a car crash, doesn’t know her husband and child were killed, Isabel (Gene Tierney) appearing briefly, in The Razor’s Edge, 1946.
Razor's Edge, The (1946) - What Brings You Here? First scene upon truth-seeking Larry (Tyrone Power) arriving at the ashram in northern India, meeting the un-named "Holy Man" (Cecil Humphreys), their first conversation largely from W. Somerset Maugham's original novel, in The Razor's Edge, 1946.
Cheaper By The Dozen (1950) - Family Council At the new Gilbreth family home in New Jersey, father Frank (Clifton Webb) chairs a meeting, wife Lillian (Myrna Loy) in support, eldest Ann (Jeanne Crain) and young Frank (Norman Ollestad) particularly interested, in 20th Century Fox's Cheaper By The Dozen, 1950.

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