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Phil Alden Robinson was born on March 1, 1950 in Long Beach, Long Island, New York, USA. He is a writer and director, known for Field of Dreams (1989), Sneakers (1992) and Rhinestone (1984). He has been married to Paulette Bartlett since September 26, 2009. See full bio »
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 2009 The 81st Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (written by)
 2000 Freedom Song (TV Movie) (written by)
 1994 Relentless IV: Ashes to Ashes (Video) (characters - as Jack T.D. Robinson)
 1993 Relentless 3 (Video) (characters - as Jack T.D. Robinson)
 1992 Sneakers (written by)
 1992 Dead On: Relentless II (Video) (characters - as Jack T.D. Robinson)
 1989 Relentless (written by - as Jack T.D. Robinson)
 1989 Field of Dreams (screenplay)
 1987 In the Mood (screenplay) / (story)
 1984 All of Me (screenplay)
 1984 Rhinestone (screenplay) / (story)
 1981 Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- C.O.D. (1981) ... (writer)
- Earthquake (1981) ... (writer)
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Son of Jessie Robinson of Lake Worth, Florida and the late S. Jesse Robinson. See more »


Typically has a scene where a TV is showing an old black and white movie where the brief snippet of dialog is directly related to a main plot point. [See trivia for Field of Dreams and Sneakers.] See more »

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