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David Duncan (II) (1913–1999)

David Duncan didn't begin to write full-time until the age of 33, in 1946, after ten years of work in government administration and public services. He began screenwriting in 1953 and started writing science-fiction movies after one of his SF novels, "Dark Dominion", was serialized in "Collier's" magazine. His favorite among the sci-fi films he ... See full bio »

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 2002 The Time Machine (earlier screenplay)
 1993 Time Machine: The Journey Back (Video documentary)
  Daniel Boone (TV Series) (written by - 10 episodes, 1966 - 1970) (teleplay - 8 episodes, 1964 - 1968) (writer - 3 episodes, 1964 - 1965) (story - 1 episode, 1965)
- Noblesse Oblige (1970) ... (written by)
- The Traitor (1969) ... (written by)
- Copperhead Izzy (1969) ... (written by)
- Valley of the Sun (1968) ... (teleplay)
- The Flaming Rocks (1968) ... (written by)
 1969 The High Chaparral (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- The Lost Ones (1969) ... (teleplay)
 1968-1969 The New Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Prophecy of Peril (1969) ... (writer)
- The Ancient Valley (1968) ... (writer)
- The Curse of Thut (1968) ... (writer)
- The Last Labor of Hercules (1968) ... (writer)
 1966 Fantastic Voyage (adaptation)
 1966 The F.B.I. (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Divided Man (1966) ... (story)
 1963 The Outer Limits (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Human Factor (1963) ... (written by)
  It's a Man's World (TV Series) (1 episode, 1962) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1962)
 1960-1961 My Three Sons (TV Series) (written by - 5 episodes)
- Off Key (1961) ... (written by)
- The Lostling (1961) ... (written by)
- Deadline (1961) ... (written by)
- Countdown (1960) ... (written by)
- The Little Ragpicker (1960) ... (written by)
 1960 National Velvet (TV Series)
 1960 The Time Machine (screenplay)
 1959-1960 Men Into Space (TV Series) (written by - 7 episodes)
- Beyond the Stars (1960) ... (written by)
- Flash in the Sky (1960) ... (written by)
- Shadows on the Moon (1960) ... (written by)
- Dark of the Sun (1960) ... (written by)
- Contraband (1960) ... (written by)
 1960 The Leech Woman (screenplay)
 1958 Monster on the Campus (written by)
 1958 The Thing That Couldn't Die (story "The Water Witch" - uncredited) / (written by)
 1958 Telephone Time (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Man of Principle (1958) ... (teleplay)
 1957 The Black Scorpion (screenplay)
 1956 Rodan (U.S. version - U.S. version)
 1954 The White Orchid (screenplay) / (story)
 1954 Jivaro (story)
 1953 Sangaree (writer)
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