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Carl Foreman (I) (1914–1984)

Carl Foreman was born on July 23, 1914 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is known for his work on High Noon (1952), The Guns of Navarone (1961) and The Men (1950). He was married to Estelle and Eve. He died on June 26, 1984 in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 2000 High Noon (TV Movie) (1952 screenplay High Noon) / (teleplay)
 1980 When Time Ran Out... (screenplay)
 1978 Force 10 from Navarone (screen story)
 1974 Born Free (TV Series) (series creator and developer - 13 episodes)
- The Devil Leopard (1974) ... (series creator and developer)
- The Raiders (1974) ... (series creator and developer)
- The White Rhino (1974) ... (series creator and developer)
- Elsa's Odyssey (1974) ... (series creator and developer)
- The Maneaters of Merti (1974) ... (series creator and developer)
 1972 Young Winston (written for the screen by)
 1969 Mackenna's Gold (screenplay)
 1966 High Noon: The Clock Strikes Noon Again (TV Movie) (original screenplay)
 1963 The Victors (written for the screen by)
 1961 The Guns of Navarone (written for the screen by)
 1958 The Key (writer)
 1957 The Bridge on the River Kwai (screenplay - originally uncredited)
 1957 A Hatful of Rain (screenplay - originally uncredited)
 1955 Born for Trouble (written by - originally as Derek Frye)
 1954 The Sleeping Tiger (screenplay - originally as Derek Frye)
 1952 High Noon (screenplay)
 1950 Cyrano de Bergerac (additional dialogue - uncredited) / (screenplay)
 1950 The Men (screenplay) / (story)
 1950 Young Man with a Horn (screenplay)
 1949 The Clay Pigeon (story and screenplay)
 1949 Let's Go to the Movies (Documentary short) (story - uncredited)
 1949 Home of the Brave (writer)
 1949 Champion (screenplay)
 1948 So This Is New York (screenplay)
 1945 Dakota (original story)
 1945 Know Your Enemy - Japan (Documentary) (uncredited)
 1942 Rhythm Parade (story and screenplay)
 1941 Spooks Run Wild (original story) / (screenplay)
 1941 Bowery Blitzkrieg (uncredited)
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Served with the Army Signal Corps during World War II, and was involved in the making of training and motivational films under director Frank Capra. See more »

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