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Sidney Aaron | Paddy Chayevsky
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(1976)] Television is democracy at its ugliest - give the people what they want. My rage isn't against television; it's against the dehumanization of people. People say to me, 'Jesus, you moved into some pretty surreal stuff', and I say 'No, I still write realistic stuff. It's the world that's turned into a satire.'
Unlikely as it sounds, Chayefsky scripted draft versions of both "The Cincinnati Kid" and "Ice Station Zebra", though the eventual films were made from different screenplays by other writers. Both films were produced by Martin Ransohoff, who also produced "The Americanization Of Emily", which did use a Chayefsky screenplay. Several years earlier, he was mentioned as a possible scriptwriter for "...
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