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Ambrose Bierce (I) (1842–1914)

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Hero of the Edgar-winning (1958) short story "The secret of the bottle", by Gerald Kersh. See more trivia »

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(age 71) in Mexico

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 2018 The Damned Thing (TV Mini-Series) (original story by) (pre-production)
 2017 The Fantasmagori (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- John Mortonson's Funeral by Ambrose Bierce (2017) ... (short story)
 2014 Ambrose Bierce's a Watcher by the Dead (Short) (original story)
 2014 Owl Street (Short) (original story)
 2012 My Name Is Boffer Bings (Short) (writer)
 2011 Middle Toe of the Right Foot (Short) (original story)
 2009/II Pedro (Short) (story)
 2008 The Moonlit Road (Short) (short story)
 2007 Owl Creek Bridge (Short) (short story)
 2007 The Eyes of the Panther (Short) (story)
 2006 Masters of Horror (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- The Damned Thing (2006) ... (short story)
 2006 Ambrose Bierce: Civil War Stories (TV Movie) (short stories)
 2006 Bagoly-folyó (Short) (short story)
  Racconti neri (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode, 2006) (short story "An Arrest" - 1 episode, 2006) (short story "One of the Missing" - 1 episode, 2006)
- La casa del fantasma (2006) ... (short story - as Ambrose Gwinett Bierce)
- Un arresto (2006) ... (short story "An Arrest" - as Ambrose Gwinett Bierce)
- Uno dei dispersi (2006) ... (short story "One of the Missing" - as Ambrose Gwinett Bierce)
 2005 Huile de chien (Short) (short story)
 2004 El pozu (Short) (story "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge")
 2002 La corsa (Short) (story)
 2001 The Fear (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Damned Thing (2001) ... (story)
 1997 An Arrest (Video short) (story)
 1989 Nightmare Classics (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Eyes of the Panther (1989) ... (story)
 1988 Hundeöl (story)
  Il fascino dell'insolito (TV Series) (short story "The Moonlit Road" - 1 episode, 1981) (short story "A Watcher by the Dead" - 1 episode, 1980)
- La strada al chiaro di luna (1981) ... (short story "The Moonlit Road")
- Veglia al morto (1980) ... (short story "A Watcher by the Dead")
 1977 The Kiss: A Tale of Two Lovers (Short) (story - uncredited)
 1975 Amerikai anzix (short story)
 1975 Halucinacije (Short) (story)
 1975 Prokletinja (TV Movie) (story)
 1974 Parker Adderson, Philosopher (TV Short) (story)
  Ficciones (TV Series) (2 episodes, 1972 - 1974) (short story - 1 episode, 1974)
- Los ojos de la pantera (1974) ... (short story)
- La casa maldita (1972)
 1973 Droga w swietle ksiezyca (TV Movie) (stories)
 1973 The Return (Short) (story)
 1972 The Man and the Snake (Short) (story)
 1969 L'armoire (Short) (novel)
 1969 One of the Missing (Short) (idea)
 1964 The Twilight Zone (TV Series) (from a story by - 1 episode)
- An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge (1964) ... (from a story by)
 1963 Au coeur de la vie (story)
 1962 Chickamauga (Short) (story)
 1962 Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge (Short) (from a story by)
 1962 L'oiseau moqueur (Short) (story)
 1960 Most (Short) (story "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge")
 1959 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge (1959) ... (story)
 1955 Danger (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Soldiers (1955) ... (story)
 1953-1954 Your Favorite Story (TV Series) (story - 2 episodes)
- Vengeance (1954) ... (story)
- Horseman in the Sky (1953) ... (story)
 1929 The Bridge (Short) (story "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Compilation: "The Parenticide Club" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | See more »

Alternate Names:

Ambrose Gwinett Bierce | Dod Grile
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Here's to woman. Would that we could fall into her arms without falling into her hands. See more »

Trivia:

He and his wife, Mollie Day, had three children: Day Bierce, born December 1872; Leigh Bierce, born April 29 1874; and Helen Bierce, born October 1875. See more »

Nickname:

Bitter Bierce

Star Sign:

Cancer

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