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Oliver H.P. Garrett (1894–1952)

Oliver H. P. Garrett was born on March 6, 1894 in New Bedford, Massachusetts to Legh Osborn and Alice Palmer Garrett. His father was an efficiency expert who passed away in 1899. His mother once operated a business that imported goods from India and the Far East and served with the YMCA in France during the First World War. Garrett worked on ... See full bio »

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A Farewell to Arms
Duel in the Sun
Dead Reckoning
The Hurricane
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 1962 Vlucht uit de nacht (TV Movie)
 1962 The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series) (based on a story by - 1 episode)
- A Piece of the Action (1962) ... (based on a story by)
 1951 Sealed Cargo (screenplay)
 1947 Dead Reckoning (screenplay)
 1946 Duel in the Sun (adaptation)
 1943 Flight for Freedom (screenplay)
 1942 Careful, Soft Shoulders (original screenplay)
 1941 Underground (story)
 1940 The Man I Married (screen play)
 1939 Gone with the Wind (contributing writer - uncredited)
 1939 ...One Third of a Nation... (screenplay)
 1937 The Hurricane (adaptation)
 1937 Her Husband Lies (from a story by)
 1935 One-Way Ticket (screenplay)
 1934 Manhattan Melodrama (screen play)
 1933 Night Flight (screenplay)
 1933 The Story of Temple Drake (screenplay)
 1932 A Farewell to Arms (screenplay)
 1932 The Man from Yesterday (screenplay)
 1931 Night Nurse (screenplay)
 1931 City Streets (screenplay)
 1931 Scandal Sheet (story)
 1930 Moby Dick (adaptation)
 1930 Three Faces East (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1930 The Texan (adaptation)
 1930 Street of Chance (story)
 1929 Chinatown Nights (scenario)
 1928 Forgotten Faces (adaptation)
 1928 Ladies of the Mob (writer)
 1928 The Dragnet (story "Nightstick")
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Other Works:

Stage Play: Sleep My Pretty One. Written by Charlie Garrett and Oliver H.P. Garrett [final Broadway credit]. Playhouse Theatre: 2 Nov 1944- 11 Nov 1944 (12 performances). Cast: Norma Chambers (as "Kathryn (Kitty) Sturdevant"), Theresa Dale (as "Emily Groat"), J. Colvin Dunn (as "Edward"), Harry Ellerbe (as "Donald Sturdevant"), Don Gibson ... See more »

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