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Edward Anhalt (1914–2000)

A graduate of the Columbia School of Journalism, Edward Anhalt started his career in early television before turning to writing and producing films, often in collaboration with his wife Edna Anhalt. A prolific screenwriter, Anhalt and his wife won an Academy Award for Panic in the Streets (1950). He got his second Oscar for Becket (1964). See full bio »

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Won 2 Oscars. Another 4 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Sniper
The Sniper Writer
(1952)
Becket
Becket Writer
(1964)
Panic in the Streets
(1950)
Jeremiah Johnson
(1972)

Filmography

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 1991 The Neon Empire (TV Movie) (story)
 1990 The Take (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1986 Peter the Great (TV Mini-Series) (4 episodes)
- Part IV (1986)
- Episode #1.3 (1986)
- Pt II (1986)
- Episode #1.1 (1986)
 1985 The Holcroft Covenant (screenplay)
 1981 Green Ice (screenplay)
 1981 Madame X (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1980 The Day Christ Died (TV Movie)
 1979 Escape to Athena (screenplay)
 1977 Contract on Cherry Street (TV Movie) (written for television by)
 1977 Nowhere to Hide (TV Movie) (screenplay) / (story)
 1975 The Man in the Glass Booth (screenplay)
 1974 QB VII (TV Mini-Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Part Three (1974) ... (written by)
- Part One & Two (1974) ... (written by)
 1974 Luther (screenplay)
 1972 The Salzburg Connection (uncredited)
 1972 Jeremiah Johnson (screenplay)
 1969 The Madwoman of Chaillot (writer)
 1968 The Boston Strangler (screenplay)
 1968 In Enemy Country (screenplay)
 1967 Hour of the Gun (written by)
 1965 Boeing, Boeing (screenplay)
 1965 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- A Time for Killing (1965) ... (teleplay)
 1965 The Satan Bug (screenplay)
 1964 Becket (screenplay)
 1963 Wives and Lovers (writer)
 1962 Girls! Girls! Girls! (screenplay)
 1961 The Young Savages (screenplay)
 1958 The Restless Years (screenplay)
 1958 In Love and War (screenplay by)
 1958 The Young Lions (screenplay)
 1957 The Pride and the Passion (screen story and screenplay)
 1955 Not as a Stranger (written for the screen by)
 1953 Three Lives (Short) (writer)
 1952 The Member of the Wedding (screenplay)
 1952 The Sniper (story by - as Edna and Edward Anhalt)
 1950 Panic in the Streets (story)
 1949 The Crime Doctor's Diary (screenplay) / (story)
 1948 The Gentleman from Nowhere (writer)
 1947 Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back (screenplay)
 1946 Strange Voyage (as Andrew Holt)
 1946 Avalanche (screenplay - as Andrew Halt)
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Alternate Names:

Edna and Edward Anhalt | Andrew Halt | Andrew Holt
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Nickname:

Eddie

Star Sign:

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