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Jay Dratler (1911–1968)

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Laura Writer
Impact Writer
Call Northside 777
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 1955 The Desperate Hours (contributor to screenplay construction - uncredited)
 1952 We're Not Married! (story)
 1952 The Las Vegas Story (story)
 1949 Dancing in the Dark (additional dialogue)
 1949 Impact (original story) / (screenplay)
 1948 That Wonderful Urge (screenplay)
 1948 Pitfall (novel "The Pitfall")
 1948 Call Northside 777 (screen play)
 1946 The Dark Corner (screenplay)
 1945 It's in the Bag! (screenplay)
 1944 Laura (screen play)
 1943 Higher and Higher (screen play)
 1943 It Comes Up Love (story)
 1942 The Wife Takes a Flyer (screenplay)
 1942 Fly-By-Night (screenplay)
 1941 Meet Boston Blackie (screenplay) / (story)
 1941 Where Did You Get That Girl? (original story) / (screenplay)
 1940 Girls Under 21 (original screenplay)
 1940 La Conga Nights (original screenplay)
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Unsold pilot: Wrote "The Fabulous Oliver Chantry", a pilot for a series to star George Sanders. See more »

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