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Martyn Burke

Martyn Burke was born on September 14, 1952 in Canada. He is a writer and director, known for Pirates of Silicon Valley (1999), Top Secret! (1984) and Animal Farm (1999). See full bio »

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 2011 Under Fire: Journalists in Combat (Documentary) (written by)
 1999 Animal Farm (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1999 Pirates of Silicon Valley (TV Movie) (written by)
 1998 The Pentagon Wars (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1997 The Second Civil War (TV Movie) (written by)
 1995 Sugartime (TV Movie) (written by)
 1988 Witnesses (Documentary)
 1984 Top Secret! (written by)
 1982 The KGB Connections (TV Movie documentary)
 1981 The Last Chase (screenplay)
 1978 Power Play (written by)
 1976 The Clown Murders (written by)
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Novel: "The Truth About the Night" (HarperCollins) See more »


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He is a native of Canada and divides his time between Toronto and Santa Monica.

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