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Jim Cash (I) (1941–2000)

A three-time college dropout, Jim Cash received a bachelor's in English from Michigan State University (MSU) in 1970, followed by an master's in Television and Radio in 1972. As a professor of writing and film history, in 1975 Cash met a student while working at MSU, Jack Epps, Jr., who would later become his writing partner. They began their ... See full bio »

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Top Gun
Top Gun Writer
(1986)
Anaconda
Anaconda Writer
(1997)
Dick Tracy
Dick Tracy Writer
(1990)

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 2004 Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid (1997 screenplay) / (story)
 1997 Anaconda (written by)
 1990 Dick Tracy (written by)
 1989 Turner & Hooch (screenplay)
 1987 The Secret of My Succe$s (screenplay)
 1986 Legal Eagles (screenplay) / (story)
 1986 Top Gun (written by)

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Cash was best known at MSU for his "History of Radio" class. He saw early radio drama as an inspiration for his screen writing. See more »
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