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There are but a few select screenwriters who are spoken of with the kind of reverence usually reserved for film Directors - Robert Towne, Alvin Sargent and Bo Goldman. Goldman is a screenwriter's screenwriter, and one of the most honored in motion picture history. The recipient of two Academy Awards, a New York Film Critics Award, two Writers ... See full bio »
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 2012 Meet Joe Black (Short)
 1998 Meet Joe Black (screenplay)
 1996 City Hall (written by)
 1992 Scent of a Woman (screenplay)
 1988 Little Nikita (screenplay)
 1984 The Flamingo Kid (uncredited)
 1984 Swing Shift (uncredited)
 1982 Shoot the Moon (written by)
 1980 Melvin and Howard (written by)
 1979 The Rose (screenplay)
 1975 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (screenplay)
 1964 The Defenders (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Siege (1964) ... (story)
 1962 Theatre '62 (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode)
- The Paradine Case (1962) ... (adaptation - as Robert Goldman)
 1962 The Paradine Case (TV Movie) (script - as Robert Goldman)
 1956 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
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After completing work on "Dick Tracy" with Warren Beatty in 1990, Goldman was talked into writing the script for Warren Beatty's long planned Howard Hughes biopic. Initially frustrated by the process of writing a picture for Beatty, Goldman eventually turned in his script titled "Hughes". However, the project was put on the shelf by Beatty who would pursue other projects instead. Beatty offered ... See more »

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